Day of Mourning Video


April 28th is the National Day of Mourning for workers killed or injured on the job. The Saskatchewan Federation of Labour published a news release yesterday, which can be found here.


If you would like to watch the SFL's Day of Mourning video, which includes a short message from our president Lori Johb, click here.


We recognize and pay respects to the following workers, who died as a result of their work in 2019 and were deemed compensable by the Saskatchewan WCB:

Brendan Unger   41

Lorne Bear   74

Thomas (Les) Rogers   70

Francis (Frank) Kunz   89

Kris Hockley   46

Leigh Schroeder   28

Ian Irwin   48

Shirley Barr   85

Clifford Bueckert   56

Ronald Mogg   61

Mark Biglin   38

Lisa Johnson   48

Erick (Leroy) Coates   81

Richard Oak   64

August Zepick   90

John Vanderhulst   63

Morley Coleman   76

Danny Rider   65

Stephen Brown   60

Keith Schentag   61

Murray Broad   77

Braeden Rudolph   19

Lloyd Wedewer   70

Knute Olsen   60

Louis Nault   56

Leslie Hajdu   85

Richard Wills   72

Edward Thibault   74

Douglas Lachambre   67

Louis Antal   79

Reginald Reimche   74

Kevin Milnes   64

Wayne O’Quinn                    

John Mansuy                         

Donald Thibodeau              

William Styranko

Saskatchewan's Labour Movement: the folks who brought you the constitutional right to strike!