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Arthur Fraser

Maintenance wizard Arthur Fraser passes away

July 15, 2019 Jim Park

They cut people from slightly different cloth in Northern Ontario, and Arthur Fraser (Art to his friends), was a fellow who cut his own cloth. He had a way with heavy equipment, and he seemed to be able to figure up a way through just about any mechanical conundrum. He was one of those guys you could always go to for an answer. 


Farewell to Bill MacKinnon

March 25, 2019 David Bradley

It is with great sadness the Ontario Trucking Association is announcing the passing of William (Bill) MacKinnon of MacKinnon Transport. He was 90.


Brian Orrbine dead at 67

October 30, 2017 by John Smith

OTTAWA, ON – Brian Orrbine, Transport Canada’s former chief – motor carriers, has died after a fight with cancer. He was 67.


Carrier Logistics co-founder dead at 72

April 6, 2017 by John Smith

NEW YORK, NY – Kenneth M Weinberg, the co-founder of Carrier Logistics (CLI), has died at the age of 72.


OBIT: Robert Clock, Doug Coleman Transportation

December 2, 2016 by John Smith

TORONTO, ON – Robert Clock, once the owner of Echo Transportation Services, passed away on November 30, the Toronto Trucking Association reports.


Celadon mourns death of founder

April 19, 2016 by John Smith

INDIANAPOLIS, IN — Steve Russell, who founded Celadon in 1985, died on April 15. He was 76.


OBITUARY: John Cyopeck, 1944-2006

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Too young, but with a big life behind him, John Cyopeck has died.


Trucking pioneer passes away

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO — Shortly following his 89th birthday, Carl Wilson passed away peacefully at his Toronto home.