In Celebration of

Barry Hubbard

September 24, 1936 -  August 15, 2023

Peacefully, on Tuesday, August 15, 2023, at Credit Valley Hospital, at the age of 86.

Beloved husband of the late Joyce. Loving father of Craig. Dear brother of Richard and his wife Anita, Uncle to Kristina and husband Adam.

Barry was a long time employee of de Havilland Aircraft and Bombardier. He also served in the Canadian Armed Forces, first in the Royal Canadian Navy and later in the Royal Canadian Air Force Reserve, attaining the rank of Chief Warrant Officer.

Friends may call at the Turner & Porter "Peel" Chapel, 2180 Hurontario St., Mississauga (Hwy 10 N. of Q.E.W) on Friday, September 08, 2023 from 3-5 p.m. A Celebration of Life Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday September 9, 2023 at 11 a.m.

For those who wish, donations may be made to the Canadian Kidney Foundation.

Online condolences may be made through


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Wayne T. Sprigg (deHavilland and Field Aviation - Friend And Fellow Pilot)

Entered August 17, 2023 from Lac Kenogami, Quebec

I spent many enjoyable hours flying with Barry over the years.
Rest in peace my friend.

Charlie Rampulla (Friend)

Entered August 19, 2023 from Greater Toronto

Rest in peace Barry I’m going to miss our conversations. The flying community lost a major star with your past.

Linda (McBride) Morris (Friend and Colleague)

Entered August 21, 2023 from Innisfil

So sorry to hear about Barrie. I had not had the pleasure of messaging with him lately - now I know, My sincere condolences to his family, his colleagues and his other friends during this difficult time. We have lost another great friend, He will be greatly missed! RIP

Carmine Naccarato (Air Reservist)

Entered August 22, 2023

Rest-In-Peace Chief. Per Ardua Ad Astra.

Mike Crosby (Flying partners at Hawkair, Field Aviation, Q400 deliveries to Flybe)

Entered August 24, 2023 from Ancaster

Saddened by the loss of my friend Barry.


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