As you may be aware, Brother Jaimie Jijian, member of the TCRC, was killed in the line of duty on Saturday January 12. An investigation is currently underway.
Brother Jijian leaves his wife and five children in mourning.
I am sure that you can appreciate the considerable burden placed on the family at this time.
Division 510 members have decided to assist the family in any way they can.
Regina Local Chair Brother Brad Wiszniak has set up a Tara Jijian trust account to assist the family.
Brothers and Sisters, I respectfully request that both individual members and their divisions provide any assistance they can to the Jijian family.
The account has been set up with CIBC. Donations can be made at any CIBC branch throughout the country. The following information will be required to make an in-branch donation:
CIBC Victoria Ave. & University Park Dr. Branch, Regina
Transit Number: 02008
Account Number: 8264082
In Trust of Tara Jijian
If you have any questions or require further information, please call the TCRC’s Calgary office (403 640-4115) or Brother Wiszniak (306 529-9927).
Thank you in advance for your generous contributions to support the grieving family.
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JIJIAN, Jamie Shane
It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Jamie on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at the age of 39 years. Jamie is predeceased by his grandmother Ann Wirth; and grandfather Nick Jijian. Jamie will be lovingly missed by his wife Tara; his three small children, twins Jacob and Jacoby, his pride and joy Daxton; step children Talyn and Natalia; his parents Linda and Barry Jijian; brother David (Marnie) and their children Christopher, Amber and Daniel; and great nephew Bentley; grandfather William Wirth; grandmother Florence Jijian; as well as extended family and friends. Jamie married the love of his life and was so proud of his children. Jamie was a devoted and loving husband and father; always there to do whatever was needed. He loved sports and had an infectious laugh that made everyone smile. Jamie will always hold a special place in our hearts. His kindness, his smile and his love and dedication to his family will be forever missed. A PRAYER SERVICE will be held at Regina Funeral Home, Hwy #1 East, Regina, SK on Friday, January 18, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. A MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at Harvest City Church, 2202 8th Avenue North, Regina, SK on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Dave Wells presiding. Donations in Jamie's memory may be made at any Affinity Credit Union, c/o Jamie Jijian Children Trust Fund. Family and friends are invited to sign the online obituary and tributes page at www.regina-memorial.ca.