|Tina Graca, Lead Accountant|
Tina Graca joined the firm in 1992 as an accounting clerk. In a rather short period of time, Tina took over responsibility for and ran that portion of the business. Tina enjoys outdoor activities, archery, and spending time with her son. Tina is a recipient of the Ontario Funeral Service Association Award of Merritt for the Care of Canada's Fallen.
|Agustinie Ersando, Accounting Clerk|
Agustine joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2013. He was born and raised in the Philippines. He moved to Canada at age 13. He finished studies at Ryerson University in 2012 graduating with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting. He enjoys playing sports, music, food, and different outdoor activities.
|John Reid, Funeral Directors Assistant & Chauffeur|
John Reid started with MacKinnon & Bowes in 2004 as a funeral directors assistant. John received his formal education at Ryerson where he obtained his certificate in Purchasing. John is an accomplished origami artist.
|Lance Semestra, Funeral Directors Assistant & Chauffeur|
Lance joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2006 as a co-op Student. Following his completion of High School, Lance joined the firm as a Funeral Directors Assistant. Lance enjoys working with families at their time of need & representing the company working for various Funeral Homes in the Greater Toronto Area. In April 2009, Lance received his Ontario College Certificate upon fulfillment of George Brown's College Vocation Program. Lance has other interests to go along with funeral services including Sports and Police Services. He was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario.
|Ron Gallo, Funeral Directors Assistant & Chauffeur|
Ron Gallo joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2005 as a funeral directors assistant and chauffeur. He is well known by our Toronto clients for his helpful and dedicated attitude.
|Ray Cocev, Funeral Directors Assistant & Chauffeur|
Ray Cocev joined the firm as a Funeral Directors Assistant & Chauffeur. Ray is a graduate of University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Arts. Rays varied career experiences have been with large corporations such as Nestle, General Motors and Chrysler. Ray is an excellent Ambassador of our firm, and enjoys helping and interacting with families.
|Carlos Cruz, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Carlos started with the firm in 2005 as a funeral directors assistant. Carlos was born and raised in Colombia. He is fluent in English and Spanish. He enjoys the outdoors and travel.
|David McGruder, Funeral Directors Assistant & Chauffeur|
David McGruder joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2012 as a funeral directors assistant and chauffeur. David returned to Toronto after living in North Carolina. He is semi-retired after working in Materials Management and General Contracting.
|Tim Kane, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Tim Kane joined the firm in 2010 as a Funeral Directors Assistant. He was born and raised in Toronto. Tim enjoys spending time with family and travelling.
|Stewart Indig, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Stewart joined Mackinnon and Bowes in February of 2014. He has been working in the Funeral Profession for over 15 yrs. He enjoys working with and helping people. In his spare time he loves spending time with family. Stewart graduated from Concordia University majoring in Administrative Management and a minor in Accounting. Stewart enjoys spending time with his grandchildren and gardening.
|Brian Head, Funeral Directors Assistant & Chauffeur|
Brian Head joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2008 as a funeral directors assistant and chauffeur. He has had a career in Real Estate Sales for the past 26 years.
|John Infantino, Funeral Directors Assistant & Chauffeur|
John Infantino started with the firm in 2007 as a funeral directors assistant and chauffeur. John was born and raised in Toronto and is enjoying his semi retirement. John has a background in administration in the investment world. John is very proud of the service he provides to the families that he serves.
|John Orton, Funeral Directors Assistant & Chauffeur|
John Orton joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2010 as a funeral directors assistant. John enjoyed a 32 year career with General Motors in Oshawa, Ontario. John is active in his church in Oshawa.
|Brian Powell, Funeral Directors Assistant & Chauffeur|
Brian Powell joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 1998 as a funeral directors assistant. Prior to this he enjoyed a career with Rockwell International. Brain is well known in our profession having traveled extensively throughout Ontario in the service of our funeral home clients.
|Carl Archibald, Funeral Directors Assistant & Chauffeur|
Carl Joined MacKinnon and Bowes in 2013 as a Funeral Directors Assistant and Chauffeur. Carl was born and raised in Jamaica and served as a Police Constable in the Jamaican Constabulary Force for 10 years. Since then he has been involved in various opportunities relating to the Security and Protection fields. We are delighted to have Carl join our firm and contribute his unique skills and experience.
|Brent Veldhuis, Funeral Director's Assistant|
Brent joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2013. He has attended Humber College in Toronto for Funeral Service Education. He enjoys working with other staff at MacKinnon & Bowes and hopes to obtain his Funeral Directors licence in the future.
|David Horn, Funeral Director's Assistant & Chauffeur|
David joined our firm in 2014. David retired from the RCMP serving in Alberta, Canada. He has spent the last several years in the field of Corporate Security Management. He enjoys working with people and Scuba Diving as a part time activity.
|Ben Snelgrove, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Ben joined our firm in 1981and worked at our location on Broadview Avenue. He was born and raised in Ontario but spent many years in Western Canada. He left our firm and pursued a career in the freight and transportation industry. Ben has numerous certificates of achievement for transportation and safe operation of machinery compliance. Ben returned to our company recently and we are very fortunate to be able to utilize the experience he has gained over the years.
|David Wheller, Funeral Directors Assistant|
David joined our firm in 2017. He is a reservist in the Canadian Forces and has taken the Paramedic course at the College level. We are very pleased to welcome David to our team and think he will be an excellent addition.
|William Gilmour, Funeral Directors Assistant|
William "Gil" Gilmour was born and raised in Rexdale, Ontario. He taught music for four years through the Braeburn Neighborhood Place. He has worked in the hospitality industry before leaving to spend some time in the Canadian Armed Forces. He looks forward to his journey in funeral services and hopes to attend Humber College for the Funeral Directors program.
|Kevin Davenport, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Kevin joined our firm in 2017. He is a reservist in the Canadian Forces and is taking the Police Foundations course at the College level.
|Adam Sharp, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Adam joined our firm in 2017. He has received his diploma from Centennial College for Fitness and Health Promotion as well as a certificate of achievement from George Brown College for ASL and Deaf Studies. Adam is an infantry soldier for the Toronto Scottish Reserve Unit of the Canadian Armed Forces. He is certified for Scuba, Advanced Medical Responder, and restricted fire arms. In his spare time he enjoys volunteering for various charitable causes. We are very pleased to welcome Adam to our team.
|Nigel Newton, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Nigel joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2017 as a Funeral Directors Assistant. Born and raised in Chelmsford, Essex in England he moved to Toronto in 1994 working in the record business starting out promoting the MuchMusic Dance Mix 94 album then moving into digital media in 2005 to establish Canada's first social network for young women 14-24 for Vervegirl. Nigel continues to consult in digital media with a focus on mobile augmented reality, virtual reality, 360 video and smart video streaming services.
|John Jarvie, Funeral Directors Assistant|
John was born in Toronto, raised in Durham Region, primarily Whitby. Successfully completed two semesters of study at Humber College for Funeral Service. John enjoys writing & playing music, preferably on stringed instruments and enjoys recreational shooting (skeet, target, trap) John has a keen interest in aviation.
|David Vieira, Funeral Directors Assistant|
David joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2017. He was born and raised in Mississauga, Ontario. He has worked in funeral service for several years and enjoys working with people. David is bilingual in Portuguese and English. David enjoys art and music in his free time as well as wine making. David looks forward to a long career in Funeral Service doing what he enjoys.
|Corrie Atkinson, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Corrie joined our firm in 2017. He was born and raised in Mississauga Canada. He graduated Georgian College in Bracebridge with a diploma in Pre-Health Sciences and a diploma in Construction Techniques. He is a reserve Corporal with the Toronto Scottish Infantry Regiment where he has served for 4 years.
|Matthew Amaral, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Matthew joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2017. He was born and raised in Toronto. In his spare time he enjoys music and sports. He is fluently bilingual in Portuguese and English. He is looking forward to using the skills he has learned at MacKinnon & Bowes to help pursue a career in Policing in the future.
|Rovena Horton, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Rovena joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2017. She enjoys working with people and looks forward to a fulfilling career in Funeral Service.
|Cliff Hamlyn, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Cliff joined our firm in 2018. He has enjoyed various positions in several service related industries. Cliff enjoys working with people and enjoys working at MacKinnon & Bowes.
|Scott Kuyt, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Scott joined our firm in 2018. Scott has spent most of his career in the manufacturing industry and is new to the funeral service profession. Scott enjoys working with others and the challenges of a new job experience.
|Amelia Ferrador, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Amelia started with MacKinnon & Bowes in October of 2017. Amelia was born and raised in Barrie, Ontario. She has worked in funeral service prior to joining our firm and enjoys the fast paced environment of her new job. Amelia is fluent in English and Portuguese.
|Tom Karnas, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Thomas joined our firm in June of 2017. Tom is a retired Toronto Fire Captain and a retired Toronto Police Officer (Harbour Police). He is a bit of an automobile buff and has restored 2 WWII Military vehicles. Thomas is new to the funeral profession but has already established himself as a dedicated service person with a great attitude. We are delighted to have him as part of our team.
|Myles Ogle, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Myles joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2017. He has a background in the technology sector. Myles enjoys working with people and enjoys working at MacKinnon & Bowes.
|Harris Mujanovic, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Haris joined our firm in 2018. Haris has a background in the security field. Haris is a former Police Cadet and a former Canadian Army Reserve Unit soldier. He was with the Royal Regiment of Canada for 3 years. He also has experience as a Medical First Responder with St. John Ambulance. He enjoys working with people.
|Alex Gheorghe, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Alex joined our firm in 2017 as a part time assistant. He is currently a Canadian Armed Forces reservist with the Toronto Scotish Regiment. He recently completed his OSSD and is looking forward to a career in law enforcement.
|Ed Wareham, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Ed joined our firm in 2017. He was born and raised in Newfoundland. He really enjoys working with people and has adapted quickly to responsibilities at MacKinnon & Bowes. His attention to detail is remarkable and there is never a task that he does not take on with total dedication. We are very lucky to have Ed on our team!
|Kiana Brundige, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Kiana join MacKinnon & Bowes in 2018. She has previous experience working in a funeral home and enjoys the fast paced environment at MacKinnon & Bowes. She has attended Humber College in Toronto for funeral service education. She enjoys working with people and serving families.
|Cassandra Mudry, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Cassandra joined our firm in 2018. She attended Humber College in Toronto in from 2013 - to 2018 for a law enforcement related programs She enjoys music, reading and traveling in her spare time. She enjoys working at MacKinnon & Bowes and we are glad to welcome her to our team.
|Samantha Ramirez, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Samantha Ramirez joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2017. She is an enthusiastic employee that has shown a dedication to her work and those she serves. Samantha proudly serves as a Reservist with the Canadian Army. We are delighted to welcome her to our team.
|Sabina Lewin, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Sabina joined our firm in 2018. She has attended Oxford College in Burlington for courses related to Primary Paramedic Care. She enjoys working with people and learning while on the job. We are delighted to welcome her to our team.
|Paul Buro, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Paul joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2018. He is new to funeral service but interested in trying a new career with a challenge. He has prior experience and enjoys working mechanically.
|Jon Dunnill, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Jon Dunnill joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2018. He has prior experience in running his family business and enjoys a challenge. He is pleased to join our team and looks forward to helping others in his new chosen career.
|Brent Bitner, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Brent joined our firm in 2017. Brent brings a wide array of skills and experience having worked in a variety of fields throughout his career. He is always looking for a new experience and challenge and is pleased to join the MacKinnon & Bowes team.
|Victoria Young, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Victoria joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2018. She enjoys new challenges and working with people. We are delighted to have her on our team.
|Erin Armstrong, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Erin joined MacKinnon & Bowes in 2018. She has attended Seneca College for the Police Foundations course. She enjoys working with people and looks forward to working with the MacKinnon & Bowes team.
|Taylor McComb, Funeral Directors Assistant|
Taylor joined our firm in 2018. He has attended George Brown College in Toronto and received a diploma in Hotel Management and Hospitality Operations. He enjoys working with people and volunteer work in his free time. We are glad to welcome Taylor to our team.