Our Staff at Wagg Funeral Home

Over the years, the Wagg Funeral Home has been fortunate to attract and retain staff that is friendly, compassionate, highly skilled and dedicated to their profession. Our licensed funeral directors and non licensed staff (F.D.A.) adhere to the highest standard of ethical practices and are committed to ensuring that all of your needs are attended to. Their commitment to the community and genuine compassion toward families are but a few of the characteristics that make them outstanding in their field.

Whether it is our licensed staff , non-licensed staff or support staff, we believe that it is important for you to feel comfortable with all of the people that you will meet at our firm. As such, we are providing you with a brief background and photograph of the individuals that make up our team.

 I am proud to work with them and have them on my staff.

Myles O'Riordan, Owner and Operator of Wagg Funeral Home, Port Perry ON

Licensed Staff

Myles G. O'Riordan, Funeral Director/OwnerMyles O'Riordan - Licensed Funeral Director, Owner of Wagg Funeral Home

Email: myles@waggfuneralhome.com
Toll Free Phone: 1-800-377-9139
Office Phone: 905-985-2171
Fax: 905-985-4572

Myles was born in Toronto and raised in Aurora. He attended Humber College in Rexdale in 1980 and received his Funeral Director's License in 1982. He worked at the Marshall Funeral Home in Richmond Hill (1981 ~ 1988) and the Ward Funeral Home in Weston (1988 ~ 1990) and purchased the Wagg Funeral Home on August 1, 1990. 

On August 25, 2001 Myles married Susan (nee Timms) and they have one son named Rory. They reside in Port Perry. 

Locally he is a member of the Rotary Club of Port Perry (serving as President in 1998 ~ 1999), Knights of Columbus, I.O.O.F. and the Scugog Men's Hockey League.

Professionally he is a member of the Bay of Quinte Funeral Service Association (serving as President 1995 ~ 1996), the Ontario Funeral Service Association (serving as President 2009 ~ 2010), the Funeral Service Association of Canada, and the International Order of the Golden Rule.



Mark Fletcher, Licensed Funeral Director and Pre-Arrangement PlannerMark K. Fletcher, Funeral Director/Pre-Arrangement Planner

Email: mark@waggfuneralhome.com
Toll Free Phone: 1-800-377-9139
Office Phone: 905-985-2171
Fax: 905-985-4572

Mark was raised in Oshawa and attended Humber College in Rexdale in 1992 and received his Funeral Director's License in 1994. He served his Apprenticeship at the McIntosh-Anderson Funeral Home in Oshawa in 1993 and then came to work at the Wagg Funeral Home in Port Perry in July, 1994.

Mark is married to Stephanie (a dental assistant at the Port Perry Dental Centre) and they have two daughters Emma and Myah. They reside in Port Perry.

Locally he is Director on  the Pine Grove Cemetery Board, and Vice President of the Port Perry Hospital Foundation.

Professionally he is a member of the Bay of Quinte Funeral Service Association (serving as President 2001 ~ 2002) and the Ontario Funeral Service Association.




Non-Licensed Staff


Susan O'Riordan - Funeral Director Assistant and Myles' WifeSusan O'Riordan, F.D.A. (Funeral Directors Assistant)

Email: susan@waggfuneralhome.com
Toll Free Phone: 1-800-377-9139
Office Phone: 905-985-2171

Susan is married to Myles and the mother of Rory. She was a teacher with the Durham Board of Education.






Ethna O'Riordan - Funeral Director Assistant - Myles' MotherEithne (Ethna) O'Riordan, F.D.A.

Toll Free Phone: 1-800-377-9139
Office Phone: 905-985-2171

Eithne is Myles' mother and she lives in Port Perry.







Audrey Beauchamp - OrganistAudrey Beauchamp, Organist

Audrey lives in Port Perry.








Jack Cracknell - Funeral Directors AssistantJack Cracknell, F.D.A.

Jack lives in Port Perry.








Stephen Groves - Funeral Directors AssistantStephen Groves, F.D.A.

Steve and his wife Janice live in Port Perry.








Neil McLeod - Funeral Directors AssistantNeil McLeod, F.D.A.

Neil and his wife Gayle live north of Seagrave.








Ron Mitchell - Funeral Directors Assistant - Ron passed away in 2012Ron Mitchell, F.D.A.

1945 ~ 2012

Rest in Peace Ron

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(Retired District Manager with the LCBO. Member of Fidelity Lodge, Port Perry and Shrine Temple #83)

Suddenly at his home in Port Perry, on Wednesday, October 10 2012, at age 67. Ron Mitchell, dearly loved husband of Marguerite (nee Schneider). Loved father of Rob and his wife Audrey, Michael and his wife Stephanie and Gerry and his wife Jennifer. Loving grandfather of Lara, Merril, Wilfrid, Miles, Alexis, Ava and Gerry Jr. Dear brother of Barbara and her husband the late Norm Murray and son-in-law of Violet Schneider. The family of Ron Mitchell received friends at the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, “McDermott-Panabaker Chapel”, 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905-985-2171) on Friday, October 12th from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. A Service to celebrate his life was held in the Port Perry United Church on Saturday, October 13th at 1:30 p.m. If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada or to a charity of your choice. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.waggfuneralhome.com


Rae Webster - Funeral Directors Assistant - Rae passed away in 2012Rae Webster, F.D.A.

1922 ~ 2012

Rest in Peace Rae

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(Veteran WW II, Royal Hamilton Light Infantry and the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps. Retired from General Motors, Oshawa)

Peacefully with his daughters at his side on Thursday, December 27, 2012, at Hillsdale Manor in Oshawa, at age 90. Rae Webster of Port Perry, beloved husband for 58 years to the late Rena (nee Harrison). Loved father of Barb and her husband Harold Chatten of Omemee, and Brenda and her husband Ron Johansen of Oshawa. Loving grandfather of Terrena and her husband Richard Bennett, Joshua Chatten and his wife Rachel, Cheryl and her husband Gerry Beatty, Lori Armstrong & Jim Lloyd and great grandfather of Keegan, Kaitlyn, Kellan, Matthew, Jullian, Claire, Thomas, Lewis and Rylen. Dear brother of Harvey Webster (deceased) and his wife Vera. The family of Rae Webster received friends at the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, "McDermott Panabaker Chapel", 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905 985 2171) on Sunday, December 30th from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m.  A Service to celebrate his life was held in the Chapel on Monday, December 31st at 2 p.m. with Reverend Don Willmer officiating. Interment Pine Grove Cemetery, Prince Albert. If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Alzheimer Society of Durham Region or Bethel United Church, Omemee. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.waggfuneralhome.com


Ken Richards - Funeral Directors Assistant - Ken passed away in 2013Ken Richards, F.D.A.

1929 ~ 2013

Rest in Peace Ken

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(Retired from CP Rail)

Peacefully, on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at Reach View Village in Uxbridge, at age 84. Ken Richards of Blackstock, dearly loved husband of Doris (nee Leitch). Loved father of Craig (deceased) and his wife Cheryl of Nestleton and David of Blackstock. Dear brother of Mary (deceased) and her husband Don Barnum of Midland and Joan and her husband Bob Martin (deceased) of Winnipeg. Ken will be missed by his nieces and nephews. Rested at the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, "McDermott-Panabaker Chapel" 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905-985-2171). A private Service was held on Saturday, October 26th at 10 a.m.  Interment St. John’s Anglican Cemetery, Blackstock. If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or to the charity of your choice. Memories, photos and condolences may be shared at www.waggfuneralhome.com