Lt.Col. (Rtd) William (Bill) Dalton Little,M.C,C.D
Passed away peacefully at the Montfort Hospital, Ottawa, on Sunday, April 21st, 2019. Predeceased by wife Patricia (nee Sampson). Survived by daughter Sandra Tryfon; son-in-law Andreas Tryfon; grandchildren Nicholas, Yiannis and Alexia; great grandchildren Andreas, Thea, Alexandra. Son of the late Frederick and Helen (nee Norquay) Little of Selkirk, Manitoba.
Bill served in the Fort Garry Horse in WWII, was wounded on the beaches of Normandy. He received the Military Cross for bravery and the Canada Decoration. He was presented with the Legion of Honour by the President of France. Upon his retirement from the military, Bill became director of the Canadian Equestrian Federation and subsequently director of equestrian events at the 1976 Olympics in Montreal.
He was deeply loved and admired by all his family and friends.