Bernabe Rosalin Casilang Jr.
March 4, 1963 – September 5, 2022
It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Bernabe Casilang Jr. Bernabe was called to his heavenly home on September 5, 2022, after a courageous battle with cancer.
He leaves to mourn his beloved wife of 32 years, Alma; daughter, Rosalyn “Sunshine”; sons, Glen, Abel, and Adrian; grandson; August; siblings, Consuelo, Carlito, Armando, Arturo, of the Philippines; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and many friends.
Bernabe was married to Alma del Carmen on January 20, 1990. He came to Toronto, Canada in 1995 to begin a new life, where their four children were born. In 2010 Bernabe moved to Fort McMurray, Alberta, where he was a dedicated and faithful employee at Johnson Controls, formerly Tyco Integrated Fire and Security.
Bernabe’s family was the joy of his life; he was a quiet man with much wisdom, a good co-worker, a plant lover, friendly yet simple man, and compassion for others.
A Visitation will be held on Friday September 9, 2022, at Fort McMurray Funeral Home, 225-B MacDonald Crescent, Fort McMurray, AB from 11:00am to 2:00pm and from 4:00pm to 8:00pm.
A Visitation will also be held at Ogden Funeral Home, 4164 Sheppard Ave E, Scarborough, ON, on Thursday September 15, 2022, and Friday September 16, 2022 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM. A Funeral Mass will follow on Saturday September 17, 2022 at 11:00am at St. Aidan Roman Catholic Church, 3501 Finch Ave E, Scarborough, ON.
To view Bernabe’s Video Tribute please click the link below.