RYLES, Bertram Gerard, Francis. Cpl, CD, Sup Tech

It is with great sorrow that the family of Cpl. Bertram Gerard Francis Ryles CD announces his passing on Monday, June 12, 2017 at Dr. Everrett Chalmers Hospital in Fredericton, N.B. at the age of 47 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife of 13 years, Angela Smardon; daughters Danika Ryles (Brandon), Dana Ryles and Autumn Smardon; and son Christopher Cooke-Smardon.

Cpl Ryles began his military career in 2003 with 3 Area Support Group Technical Services Branch and was subsequently posted to 2nd Royal Canadian Regiment in 2005. In 2007, he completed a tour of duty in Afghanistan with Joint Task Force Afghanistan National Support Element (JTFA – NSE). In 2010, Cpl Ryles was a member of OP PODIUM for the 2010 Olympics. Upon return from his assignment, he was posted to 5th Canadian Division Support Technical Services Branch. He will be fondly remembered by his friends, colleagues and co-workers as an excellent mentor with an infectious sense of humor. He will be sorely missed by all whose lives he touched.

As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cerebral Palsy Foundation. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, Corner Brook. The guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca .


News / Events

2020 RCLS Cake Challenge (RCAF)

1. On behalf of myself, CWO Filiatrault, the RCAF Logistics CWO, and CWO Robinson, the A4 Foods, I would like to extend my personal thanks to all of the contributing… Read More

RCLS and RCEME Regimental March

From BGen C.M. Harding, designated Senior Army Logistician: In recognition of the mutually supporting efforts of the RCLS and RCEME Corps, current and past Commanding Officers and Regimental Sergeant Majors… Read More

Op FAUST 2020 Battlefield Tour

29 Apr-08 May 20 Op FAUST 2020 Battlefield Tour through Merit Travel and Field of Fire Tours –to Ede, the Netherlands. See the attached poster and registration form for more… Read More

Army Ball

04 Apr 20 Theme, 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands and Op FAUST at http://armyrun.ca/armyball/; tickets on sale starting 03 Feb 20 for serving Army and 04 Feb… Read More

2020 LOGspiel Gagetown – (27-29 March 2020)