Sadly, 8 Wing/CFB Trenton lost a member of our CAF team with the passing of Cpl Gilbert Murphy. Cpl Murphy was a member of the Aerospace and Telecommunications Engineering Support Squadron (a 1 Canadian Air Division lodger unit here in Trenton). The thoughts and prayers of everyone at 8 Wing/CFB Trenton and the Royal Canadian Air Force are with Cpl Murphy’s family and friends in the wake of this tragedy.
Gilbert recently completed 5 years in the Regular Force and spent 22 years serving as a Reservist with the Cadet Instructor Cadre, currently serving with the 704 Air Cadet Sqn and a number of years volunteering with Search and Rescue, PEI and with the Royal Canadian Legion.
Visitation will be held at the WEAVER Life Centre – 29 Bay St., Trenton on Friday, December 1, 2017 from 4 – 8pm.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the Our Lady of Peace Chapel, 91 Namao Drive, CFB Trenton on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 11 am.
Follow the link below for the full obituary.