Apr 11, 2022

Gary Glenn CampbellThe industry is saddened to share the news of Gary Glenn Campbell passing peacefully, on April 1, 2022, at Bracebridge Hospital with his family by his side.

A true pioneer in the marine world and the leader of Campbell’s Landing Marina on Lake Muskoka, he was a member of the OMOA and Boating Ontario for many years. He had an uncompromised love of his family, enjoying summers with Shirley at the Island. His favourite pastimes were watching hockey, curling, trapping, hunting, fishing, and snowmobiling with his great friends Bruce and Jean, and spending time with his family. Gary was always quick to help lend a hand or solve a problem. His quick wit, dry sense of humor and kind words will be truly missed and never forgotten.

Memorial contributions to South Muskoka Memorial Hospital, Trinity United Church, Salvation Army, or a charity of your choice greatly appreciated. https://www.cavillfuneralhome.com/obituary/Gary-Campbell

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Biofouling Management

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