The Passing of Kirby Rowe

Sadly, we share the news of the death of our first-ever Ontario Executive Director (then Canadian Paraplegic Association Ontario), Kirby Rowe.

W. Kirby Rowe March 24th, 1948 - August 25th, 2017
Died Friday after a remarkably tenacious battle with cancer. Kirby will be remembered for a fighting spirit, a positive attitude, a lively sense of humour, an amazing memory, and a sense of adventure not dampened by 41 years with a spinal cord injury. His passions included aviation above all, but also WWII history, Rideau history/conservation, movies, sports, friends, family and pets.

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