The flag at the Municipal Office in Petrolia have been lowered to half-mast as the community mourns the loss of former Petrolia and North Enniskillen Fire Fighter Thomas Robert Maxwell “Max” Freer.
An avid volunteer, and valued member of the Petrolia and North Enniskillen Fire Department, “Max” retired in 1971.
As per the flag policy in the Town of Petrolia, the flags are lowered to half-mast upon notice of passing and will be restored to full height following a funeral or other arrangements. Arrangements for Mr. Freer have been entrusted to Smith Funeral Home.