A 14-year-old boy was killed in the crash of a snowmobile on a marked trail in Kearney, southeast of Burks Falls.
It is with deepest sadness that we share this. MARKY RAMOLLA, passed away yesterday. He was just shy of his 15th bday on Feb. 24. Marky shared a love of hockey with his team from Jr. Colts to M. Bantam. Sending deepest condolences to Lisa(mom), Mark (dad) & Emily (sister).💔 pic.twitter.com/9ruczKH8kv— Barrie Minor Hockey (@BMHAColts) February 17, 2020
OPP say just before 3 o’clock on Sunday afternoon a snowmobile left the trail and struck a tree.
Mark Ramolla of Springwater Township was pronounced dead shortly afterwards.
Police continue to investigate.
“Grief is like the ocean; it comes on waves ebbing and flowing. Sometimes the water is calm, and sometimes it is overwhelming. All we can do is learn to swim.”~Vicki Harrison.— Barrie Minor Hockey (@BMHAColts) February 17, 2020
This beautiful tribute was made by Marky’s friend, Luke Philips. Thank you for sharing this Luke!💔😪 pic.twitter.com/6miOhGY4VB