The family was shot and killed in their home on Friday, Sept. 4 by Mitchell Lapa, 48, a relative of the family from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Chris Traynor was a well-respected teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa. “Honestly, one of the few teachers from Paul Dwyer that I remember and have such fond memories of.” "It is with broken hearts that we request prayers for the repose of the souls of Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa, Ont., commemorates the Traynor family, four of whom were killed Sept. 4. A 50-year-old woman who was injured in the Friday morning … Chris’s wife Loretta, 50, was also shot and injured in the attack and is recovering in hospital. Closed Captioning and Described Video is available for many CBC shows offered on CBC Gem. Police recently identified the names of the victims as Chris Traynor, 50, and children Bradley, 20, Adelaide, 15, and Joseph, 11. Republication or distribution of this content is A surviving son, Sam, a university student, was not injured. Since the news of the shooting, the city has come together to mourn the tragic loss. “Loretta is recovering from her injuries, with Sam remaining closely by her side. University of Guelph mourns student, Bradley Traynor, killed in Oshawa shooting, Makeshift memorial grows outside Oshawa, Ont., home where 5 killed in apparent murder-suicide, CBC's Journalistic Standards and Practices. He was the type of teacher to make you want to succeed. 12:30 - 2:00 pm: Dismissal/Travel Time/Lunch. Police identify victims of mass shooting in Oshawa, Ont. News Today || Canada News | Relatives of four Oshawa, Ont. The campaign has raised more than $150,000 as of Thursday. His neighbours and colleagues are remembering Traynor as a dedicated sports coach who had a deep connection to the community. The homicide squad is asking for additional details about Mitchell Lapa’s motivation for the massacre. "We would like to extend our thanks to the Durham Regional Police Service for all of their assistance, as well as to the first responders that attended at the house on the morning of September 4th," the statement reads. Star Newspapers Limited and/or its licensors. Beloved son of Loretta and Christopher. Messages have also been left on the grounds of Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School, a high school at 700 Stevenson Rd. Chris O'dwyer is on Facebook. Chris Traynor, one in all 5 other folks discovered lifeless in an Oshawa house on Friday, used to be a trainer at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic Top Faculty and a baseball trainer. Chris Traynor, one of five people found dead in an Oshawa home on Friday, was a teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School and a baseball coach. Lapa was the uncle of the family he slaughtered on Friday. Chris Traynor was a well-respected teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa. Relatives of four Oshawa, Ont. Instructional Hours: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm: In School Instruction based on Cohort Schedule. permissions/licensing, please go to: www.TorontoStarReprints.com. A memorial outside Msgr. A number of impromptu memorials appeared at the family’s home, at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa where Chris Traynor — the dad of the family — taught law and history classes and at Sir Albert Love Catholic School in Oshawa, where Joseph Traynor attended. Her father, Matthew Lapa, died in January 2019, predeceased by his wife Marilyn. Noella Gilkes, 20, was a student of Traynor’s in 2016 and 2017 when she took his law class in Grades 11 and 12, respectively. Chris Traynor, 50, was a teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School. 2:00 - 3:15 pm: Synchronous Online Learning Chris Traynor, 50, was a teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School. Both Loretta and Sam Traynor are "devastated over the tragic loss of Chris, Bradley, Adelaide and Joey" but support provided by the family's schools, the Durham Catholic District School Board and the Oshawa community have been a "great comfort," the family writes. Family identified the Oshawa victims as Chris Traynor, a teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa, and his three children: Bradley Traynor, a student at the University of Guelph, Adelaide Traynor, a Grade 10 student, and 11-year-old Joseph Traynor. His wife, Loretta Traynor, also a teacher, was wounded. A private family funeral will be held the following day. Father Chris was a teacher at the school while daughter Adelaide was to enter Grade 10 this month. (Angelina King/CBC) Explaining "it has been a very tough couple of days," Reid said a lot of people are "feeling the immense weight of this tragedy." All Other family members also … Chris Traynor, one of five people found dead in an Oshawa home on Friday, was a teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School and a baseball coach. A memorial is also growing outside of Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa, where Chris Traynor was a teacher. Chris Traynor, a local teacher killed in a shooting in Oshawa on Friday, is being remembered as a kind and caring educator and a big part of the local sports community. 5 shot dead in Oshawa, Ont. TRAYNOR, Bradley Francis John- Passed away tragically on Friday, September 4th, 2020 at the age of 20. A memorial is also growing outside the Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa, where Chris Traynor was a teacher. Sam, a university student, was not injured. To reach a member of our team call 905-723-5255. The statement is from Loretta Traynor, her son Sam, who is her only surviving child as he was not home at the time of the shooting, and other unidentified members of the Traynor family. Police say Lapa shot and killed himself in the home. The surviving family members issued a statement Thursday. Join Facebook to connect with Chris O'dwyer and others you may know. A memorial is also growing outside of Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa, where Chris Traynor was a teacher. A committee will be created to advise on how donations to a GoFundMe campaign will be used so that the family is "appropriately memorialized," they said. Chris Traynor, a Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School teacher killed in a shooting in Oshawa on Friday in which five people died, is being remembered as a kind and caring educator and a big part of the local sports community. These images are from my photography archives, and they are intended as a blast from the past. Beloved son of Loretta and Christopher. expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Toronto Chris Traynor, 50, a beloved teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School, his sons Bradley, 20, and Joey, 11, as well as daughter Adelaide, 15, were shot in their home in the early hours of Sept. 4. Chris Traynor, one of five people found dead in an Oshawa home on Friday, was a teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School and a baseball coach. Obituaries for the Traynors note that memorial donations to Feed the Need in Durham would be appreciated in lieu of flowers. Jessica Stephan said Chris Traynor was her anthropology teacher in 2013 and told Durhamregion.com that her memories of him stand out. I have just digitized these images from dusty negatives that have not seen the light in a pile of years. Police later identified that relative as Mitchell Lapa, 48, who died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Join Facebook to connect with Chris Dwyer and others you may know. to colleagues, clients or customers, or inquire about Loved by his grandparents Gwen and the late Frank Traynor and the late Matt and Marilyn Lapa. Chris Traynor, one of five people found dead in an Oshawa home, was a teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer High School and a baseball coach. Property records show the Peterborough County cottage previously owned by Loretta Traynor’s parents, Matthew and Marilyn Lapa, was transferred to her in April 2018. The school is part of the Durham Catholic District School Board. N., the place Chris Traynor was once a instructor. Chris Traynor was a well-respected teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa. “It is with broken hearts that we request prayers for the repose of the souls of Chris Traynor, (teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School), Bradley Traynor, (graduate of Monsignor Paul Dwyer CHS), Adelaide Traynor, (student at Monsignor Paul Dwyer CHS) and Joseph Traynor, student at (Sir Albert Love Catholic School),” read the message. Durham police released a statement from the family on Thursday. Loretta Traynor is claimed to be a instructor as effectively. Police have yet to confirm the names of the victims or the status of the home owners, but said those involved are family members. 12:30 - 2:00 pm: Dismissal/Travel Time/Lunch. TRAYNOR, Bradley Francis John- Passed away tragically on Friday, September 4th, 2020 at the age of 20. Copyright owned or licensed by Toronto Star Newspapers Limited. He was also a baseball coach, according to Baseball Oshawa. Both are devastated over the tragic loss of Chris, Bradley, Adelaide and Joey, but the support provided by the staff and students at the family’s schools, the Durham Catholic District School Board and the entire Oshawa community have been of great comfort to the entire family.”, Durham police identified the shooter as 48-year old Mitchell Lapa of Winnipeg, the brother of Loretta Trainer. Loretta Traynor, also a teacher, was wounded. rights reserved. Chris Traynor, 50, was a teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School. Box 500 Station A Toronto, ON Canada, M5W 1E6. The community at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa is reeling after Chris Traynor, a well-respected teacher there, was found murdered alongside three of his family members in their home early Friday. A memorial is also growing outside the Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa, where Chris Traynor was a teacher. The school is part of the Durham Catholic District School Board. Chris Traynor, a local teacher killed in a shooting in Oshawa on Friday in which five people died, is being remembered as a kind and caring educator and a big part of the local sports community. On Thursday afternoon following the funeral, a large crowd of students, staff and residents gathered to watch the procession that drove by Monsignor Paul … Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa, Ont., commemorates the Traynor family, four of whom were killed Sept. 4. Durham regional police say the deceased are 50-year-old Chris Traynor and his children, 20-year-old Bradley Traynor, 15-year-old Adelaide Traynor and 11-year-old Joseph Traynor. The friend who spoke to the Sun identified Loretta’s husband as Chris Traynor, a teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa. Michael Swan (Angelina King/CBC) Const. ... Chris taught my son at Dwyer and so after I left SAL I got to know what an amazing teacher he was. Chris Traynor, one of five people found dead in an Oshawa home on Friday, was a teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School and a baseball coach. Dear nephew of Stephen Traynor (Alexander), Jeffrey Traynor (Korinne), and Christopher Lapa (Sheri). The family also thanked the medical staff now assisting with Loretta Traynor's recovery. N., where Chris Traynor was a teacher. News Today || Canada News | Relatives of four Oshawa, Ont. Messages have also been left on the grounds of Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School, a high school at 700 Stevenson Rd. Neighbours said the Traynor family had recently returned from their North Kawartha cottage. (Angelina King/CBC) The identities of the four people killed will be released following a post-mortem and after next of kin are informed, police said. Traynor and his three children were killed in their family home last week. Loved by his grandparents Gwen and the late Frank Traynor and the late Matt and Marilyn Lapa. Traynor is listed as a staff member on the school's website. OCHS stood for Oshawa Catholic High School. Chris Traynor was a teacher, as is his wife. They also ask that the family’s privacy is … Mother Loretta Traynor was shot but survived. Messages have additionally been left at the grounds of Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic Prime College, a highschool at 700 Stevenson Rd. Traynor is listed as a staff member on the school's website. 'He was a very impactful teacher to many students and … A memorial outside Msgr. shooting victims who were killed Sept. 4 in their home say they are "devastated" by the "tragic loss" of their loved ones. According to police, Lapa was the sole shooter in the attack and was an uninvited person to the home. Our staff are here to help. 2:00 - 3:15 pm: Synchronous Online Learning He was also a baseball coach, according to Baseball Oshawa. Star Newspapers Limited and/or its licensors. He was also a baseball coach, according to Baseball Oshawa. “He was always kind and understanding and just a great teacher overall,” she said. Traynor is listed as a staff member on the school’s website. They also ask that the family's privacy is respected during "this very difficult time". N., where Chris Traynor was a teacher. A makeshift memorial outside of Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School, where Chris Traynor was a teacher. https://www.dignitymemorial.com/.../oshawa-on/christopher-traynor-9347923 Toronto Star articles, please go to: www.TorontoStarReprints.com. https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/dad-three-kids-shot-dead-22645923 It is still located at 700 Stevenson Road North in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada. Memorials have been set up at the family's home, at Sir Albert Love Catholic School, where Joseph Traynor was a student and at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School, a high school where Chris Traynor was a teacher. It is a priority for CBC to create a website that is accessible to all Canadians including people with visual, hearing, motor and cognitive challenges. (Angelina King/CBC) Peter Gregory, who was a friend of Bradley and also a former student of Chris Traynor, described the family as “just incredible.” home, including alleged suspect ''Family identified the victims as Chris Traynor, a teacher at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa, and his three children: Bradley Traynor, a student at the University of Guelph, Adelaide Traynor, a Grade 10 student, and 11-year-old Joseph Traynor. The school is part of the Durham Catholic District School Board. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world more open and connected. Lapa, brother-in-law of Chris and uncle of the Traynor children. "Loretta, Sam and the entire Traynor family would like to state how profoundly grateful we are for all the kind messages of condolence and support this past week, as well as for the tributes at the house and the schools," the letter states. Traynor is listed as a staff member on the school’s website. “Loretta, Sam and the entire Traynor family would like to state how profoundly grateful we are for all the kind messages of condolence and support this past week, as well as for the tributes at the house and the schools,” the statement reads. Chris TRAYNOR (50); Bradley TRAYNOR (20); Adelaide TRAYNOR (15); Joseph TRAYNOR, (11) Loretta Traynor survived the shooting, and is still recovering in the hospital. Other family members also attended the school. Chris Traynor, a Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School teacher killed in a shooting in Oshawa on Friday in which five people died, is being remembered as a kind and caring educator and a big part of the local sports community. Instructional Hours: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm: In School Instruction based on Cohort Schedule. presentation-ready copies of Toronto Star content for distribution This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. Mitchell Lapa , Chris Traynor Death - Dead : Five Killed in Oshawa Shooting Sept 2020, Monsignor Paul Dwyer Teacher was Among the Victim. Memorials have been set up at the family’s home, at Sir Albert Love Catholic School, where Joseph Traynor was a student and at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School, a high school where Chris Traynor was a teacher. rbbm. (Angelina King/CBC) Explaining “it has been a very tough couple of days,” Reid said a lot of people are … Loretta Traynor, 50, Chris Traynor's wife, survived the shooting and is recovering from her injuries. CBC reported that Lapa was “largely shut out” of the will, which included the cottage. Bradley was once a school scholar, whilst Adelaide was once simply beginning highschool. ‘He was a very impactful teacher to many students and inspired a lot of kids to keep attending class despite the desire to drop out. Chris Traynor and three of his four kids died in an apparent murder-suicide Friday. A number of impromptu memorials appeared at the family’s home, at Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School in Oshawa where Chris Traynor — the dad of the family — taught law and history classes and at Sir Albert Love Catholic School in Oshawa, where Joseph Traynor attended. shooting victims who were killed Sept. 4 in their home say they are "devastated" by the "tragic “He was a role model. A caring teacher, says a student. ''A neighbour identified the parents who reside in the home to the Sun as Loretta and Christopher Traynor and said Loretta is the victim in hospital. 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