McCARROLL, Daniel "Danny" James - It is with great sadness that we announce that Daniel James “Danny” McCarroll passed away unexpectedly November 22, 2023 at the age of 75.
Danny was predeceased by his parents James “Jimmy” and Helen “Nellie” and his beloved wife of 54 years Gail (nee Murtha).
Danny was a devoted father to his son Dan Jr and daughter-in-law Kelly and a doting grandfather to Madison and Aidan.
Danny will be missed by his sister Suzanne (Bernie) and his many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews and friends.
Danny spent over 34 years with the Whitby Fire Department retiring as a Platoon Chief in 2007. He was an active community member.
He was involved for many years with the Brooklin Redmen Lacrosse team and Oshawa
Legionnaires Hockey Club. He enjoyed sharing his opinions at town council meetings and participating on the Committee of Adjustments.
His passion was being there for the people he cared about including his lifelong friends on the Fire Department and all his family and friends in Whitby, Downeyville, Michigan and the Ottawa Valley.
He will be forever missed by those who had the joy of having him in their lives. Any donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada.
Memorial Visitation for family and friends will be held on Thursday November 30, 2023 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm and on Friday December 1, 2023 from 10am-11am with a Memorial Service to follow in the chapel at Mount Lawn
Funeral Home at 11am. An interment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery in Whitby, Ontario.
A reception will be held in the Funeral Home following the interment.