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NEW UPDATE - ROFFA member/former Captain Alasdair (Al) Binnie passed away

Born: Sep. 30, 1954

Joined OFD: June 11, 1984

Retired: July 31, 2014

Died: Oct.17, 2023

A memorial gathering to honour his life will be held at Capital Funeral Home and Cemetery, 3700 Prince of Whales Drive, Nepean, On, on Friday November 10, 2023 from 1pm to 3pm. Private family inurnment to follow.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Alasdair (Al) Binnie on October 17, 2023.

Al was a proud member of the Ottawa Fire Department from 1984-2014, where he retired as Captain at Station 34 - Brookfield Road. His brothers in the OFD were his second family.

Predeceased by his parents Harry and Dorothy Binnie.

Dear brother and sister in law, Rod and Judie. Loving uncle of Carleigh (Jason) Meehan, Laura Binnie, and Callum (Melissa) Binnie. Beloved great uncle of Cameron, Rozalyn, Easton, Lily and Evelyn. Al will be fondly remembered by family in Scotland and USA and many long time friends.

A memorial gathering to honour his life will be held at a later date. Please monitor the website for updates.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Ottawa First Responders Foundation or the Ottawa Heart Institute would be appreciated.

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