Christmas parade tragedy
Hundreds pay respect to Carbonear accident victim
“My father was the greatest man I’ve ever known.” Those poignant words came not from a piece of paper, but straight from the broken heart of a 14-year-old youth, who moved a roomful of bikers to tears on Dec. 14. Members of the Relic Riders Motorcycle Club were at Slade’s Funeral Home in Carbonear along with family and friends of the late Kevin Tobin for a memorial service to pay their final respects.
Devin Tobin was paying tribute to his father, who had lost his life four days earlier in an accident following the Carbonear Santa parade. The Relic Riders float on which the 41-year-old