Reg # 33833, Gary Murphy (Rtd) RCMP 15 years.
Member of the Georgian Bay Division RCMP Veterans' Association
In Memory of Gary Murphy, Past President of Crime Stoppers International
Gary died peacefully in a hospital near his home close to Toronto with his family around him at about 4:30 pm EST on Sunday 5th February.
Gary was diagnosed with colon cancer at Easter 2011. Since that time he has continued to live life to the fullest. Recently Gary's health took an unexpected turn for the worse and he stopped receiving curative treatment.
Gary was, in his own words, a Proud Prince Edward Islander, graduate of St. Francis Xavier University, 15 year member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Past President of Crime Stoppers International, Current Board Member of Crime Stoppers International, passionate businessman, Spouse, Father, Brother, Friend.
His customary humour, resilience and ability to reduce anxiety in those around him remained with him to the end.
Rick Morris, Past National President RCMP Veterans’ Association
James Forrest Toronto Division President RCMP Vets
Dennis Roughley Georgian Bay President RCMP Vets
Ken Cornforth Past Toronto Division President RCMP Vets
Jack O’Reilly Past Toronto Division President RCMP Vets
Ted Lafontaine Georgian Bay Member RCMP Vets