News Joe Mavrinac was a true Kirkland Laker, says Angus SHARE ON: Taylor Ablett, staff Wednesday, Feb. 25th, 2015 Timmins-James Bay MP Charlie Angus is speaking out on the death of Joe Mavrinac. The former Kirkland Lake Mayor passed away on Saturday, one month shy of his 91st birthday. Angus says his life reads like a history of development in the North. He says his family was a part of the influx of East European settlers who helped to build this region. Angus also says he gave years of public service in fighting for a fair deal for Kirkland Lake.