In Memory of




Obituary for Dan "Tugboat" Quinlan

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED FOR VISITATIONWatch his life celebration live click here: online: heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Dan on January 3, 2022, at 55 years of age. Son of the late Donald and Donna Quinlan. Son-in-law of the late Carla Brown. Loving husband of Carrie Quinlan. Treasured father of Kelvin (Taylor), Ashley (Dillon), Alicia (Nic), Kameron, Mister, and Big Guy. Dear Pa of Tori Jean whom he called his little pumpkin. He is survived by 2 brothers and 4 sisters. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Dan will be sadly missed by Vikki and by his many close friends who loved and cared for Dan. He was a happy go lucky guy and lived life to the fullest. Special thankyou to his team of doctors that assisted with his care over the years. Cremation will take place. Masks, appointments, and the ability to pass health screening is required. A time for family and friends to gather and share memories will take place at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North Essex on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. A private celebration will take place and will be streamed on his online profile at on Friday 8 p.m. Donations may be made to the War Amps. You may send your condolences online at