Shaw Carol

Posted by on February 28, 2015

Beloved mother of Larissa and husband Al Carmichael, Troy Shaw and Crystallynne Shaw. Cherished grandma of Destin, Duwardo, Qaleb, Jaden, Troy Jr, Wally and Serenity Loving sister of Lynda Hunter, Cheryl Shaw, Daniel Shaw and Barbara Shaw. Many other loving family members also survive. Will be sadly missed by her special friend Chloe her puppy. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated. A Private Family Service will be held at

Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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LEMMON, HARRY G.F.

Posted by on February 28, 2015

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Harry in his sleep on February 27, 2015 at 83 years of age. Beloved husband of Jasmine (nee Standley) for 58 years. Loving Father to sons Paul (Kimberly) and Mark (Kelly Zeray). Grandfather to Mathew, Christopher, Kyle H, Ashleigh, Kyle A and Kirk. Harry was born in Norwich, England on April 4, 1931 to Harry (1959) and Florence (1997). In 1966 he, Jasmine and their sons immigrated to Canada with a hope of creating a better life for their family. Harry worked in Toronto as a fire inspector and underwriter for the Royal Insurance Company before moving to Windsor as branch manager. In 1973 he joined Sidney Lazarus as a partner in All-Risks Insurance Brokers. Harry retired in 1996 and spent his retirement relaxing between his homes in LaSalle and Florida. He was an avid short wave radio enthusiast, hobbyist and also served with the Royal Air Force from 1952 to 1954. Harry will be greatly missed by us all for his sharp wit, anecdotes and unique view of life. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the caring and compassionate staff of St. Clair Villages for their care and attention during Harry’s final days. Cremation has taken place per Harry’s wishes and his remains will be returned to the UK for interment. In celebration of his life, in lieu of flowers or gifts and as an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Charity of your choice which would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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LUBY, Carol Ann (nee Lauzon)

Posted by on February 28, 2015

web_Luby CarolPassed away peacefully at home with her loving family by her side on February 28, 2015 at 65 years of age. Loving mother of Renee (Leo) Gillis, Suzy Luby and Tammy (Rod) Talbot. Beloved Gram of Prudence Lee and David “Bud” Piche. Dear sister and best friend of Susan (Dave) Hobson. Predeceased by her parents Frank Lauzon (2005), Josephine (nee Stollar) (1993) and brother Dennis “Butch” Lauzon (2005). Special thank you to mom’s RN Laura Lauzon and all the wonderful staff at Hospice and the Windsor Cancer Clinic. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Tuesday 5:30pm until time of service at 7:30pm at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor (519-969-5841). Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Luong, Dung

Posted by on February 28, 2015

WEB_Luong_DungMarch 14th, 1968-February 28, 2015

Cherished husband of Khen Dinh. Loving father of Anthony and Tammy Loung. Visiting Monday and Tuesday 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. with parish prayers Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Wednesday leaving at 10:15 a.m. from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Patrick’s Church (1630 Partington) for Mass at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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THOMPSON, Joy (nee Campbell)

Posted by on February 27, 2015

After a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s, it is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Joy on Feb. 25, 2015 at 87 years of age. Beloved wife of 60 years to Hugh. Cherished mother of Ian (Mary), Keith (Anna), and the late Kathryn (1963). Loving grandma of Courtney, Trevor, Eric and Michael. Dear sister of the late Jack & Pat Campbell, and Gord & Barb Campbell. Survived by her sister-in-law Joan Vickers (Bert). She will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer’s Society of Windsor & Essex County would be appreciated by the family. A heartfelt thank you to Dr. Price, the Alzheimer’s Society, and the staffs of CCAC and Huron Lodge for their compassion and support. Visiting Monday from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 12:30 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Harrington, Donald Patrick

Posted by on February 26, 2015

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Harrington, Donald Patrick

July 19, 1946 – February 25, 2015

Passed away peacefully at home in the comfort of his loving family. Loving father of Michael (Carolina) and Katie (Aaron). Proud grandpa to be of Audrey. Beloved son of the late Harold P. Harrington and the late Elizabeth Harrington (McHale). Dear brother of Anne Murphy (T.J.), Colleen, Bob, Pat Cmar (John) and Kerry. Cherished uncle of Julie, Stephen, Beth, Quinn, Haley, Stephanie, Anthony, Spencer and Michael. A well respected employee of Ford Motor Co. for 42 years; a specialist in Materials Management, Global Logistics and later a key member of the maintenance teams in Windsor. He was a proud member of Local 240. Don enjoyed participating in numerous sports in his younger years and later in life he enjoyed the many sports successes of his children as he fully supported their sporting and academic careers. Don loved a funny story and sharing a laugh. He especially enjoyed relaxing with family and friends in the Ottawa Valley at Mink Lake. Don will be remembered as a kind and respected man of his word. He was a dedicated volunteer with and would appreciate donations to Windsor Goodfellows.

 

Visitation Saturday & Sunday 3 pm – 5 pm and 7 pm – 9 pm. Prayers Sunday 8 pm. Visitation will resume 10:30 am Monday, followed by an 11:30 am Service at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Procession to Heavenly Rest Cemetery to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

 

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HIGGINS, Ronald Paul

Posted by on February 25, 2015

WEB_HIGGINS_RONALDPassed away peacefully with family by his side on February 25, 2015, at 63 years of age. Loving husband and best friend to Amy (nee Lambert) of 20 years. Proud father to Amanda Preet (Amber). Cherished son of Maria Alward-Higgins-Buchynsky and the late Clare Higgins. Beloved brother to John (Sandy), Dan (Alice) and Darlene Cragg (Guy). Brother-in-law to Juli-Anne Paterson and Linda Connolly (Bruce). Loved and respected by many nieces, nephews and friends. Retired from Ford Motor Co. after 37 dedicated years of service. Proud member of the CAW local 200. He was Uncle Ron to many, life of the party to all. If you so desire, donations to Harmony in Action or the Windsor and Essex Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Friday 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service Saturday 11:30am at Families First Funeral Home 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor 519-969-5841. Entombment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Dalton, Florence Irene (nee Findlay)

Posted by on February 25, 2015

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It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Florence on February 24, 2015 at 93 years of age. Born August 22, 1921. Predeceased by her parents Archibald & Julia Findlay, her brother James and her sister Mary Bridson. Beloved wife of the late Harold (1989). Loving mother of Nancy & David Kolker (Tulsa, OK), and Richard & Sue. Cherished grandma of Matt Urban & Jessica Dunne, Mack Urban & Jennifer Schaub, Christina & Steve Drinkwalter, Melanie Dalton & Chris Rankin, Ricky Dalton & Natalie Horrocks, and Aaron Dalton & Angel El-Husaini. Adored great-grandma of Alaiya, Jessy, T.J., Tamiqua, Courtney, Landin, Mason, MaKenna, and Selena. She will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. Florence was a long-time member of St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church. She was an avid bridge player and will be fondly remembered for her zest for life and commitment to her family. If you so desire, donations to St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 Interment held at Victoria Memorial Gardens. A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 405 Victoria Avenue. Share memories, photos or make a donation at
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Cunliffe, Russell “Butch”

Posted by on February 23, 2015

web_Cumlifte_russellPassed away peacefully with his family by his side on February 23, 2015 at the age of 74. Loving husband to Carolyn, with whom he celebrated 49 years of marriage. Beloved father to Evan and Melissa. Dear grandpa to Ryan and David. Dear brother to Nancy (Al) Emslie and predeceased by his brothers and sisters. Butch will be missed by his many nieces, nephews and friends. If you so desire memorial donations to the family. Cremation services have taken place and entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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AMMOSCATO, Angelo

Posted by on February 22, 2015

Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on February 22, 2015 at the age of 85 years. Reunited with beloved late wife Paola (nee Fazio) 2009. In 1965, Angelo and Paola immigrated to Canada from Alcamo, Sicily to Windsor in hopes of creating a better life for their growing family. Their hard work and love for family will continue in the lives we lead.
Cherished father of Tina and the late Gaspare Novena, Maria and husband Vito Lipari, Vincenzo and wife Cheryl, Joe and wife Trudy, Ezio and wife Jennifer, and Danny and wife Melissa. Adored nonno of Angela and husband Mike, Robert, Adriana and husband Justin, Melissa and husband David, Angelo Jakob, Jordan, Matthew, Nicholas, and Nico Angelo. Bis-nonno to Christopher and Nicholas. Missed by siblings, nieces and nephews in Italy. Angelo retired after many years of employment from Chrysler. If you so desire, donations made to Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by family. Visitation Tuesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. with Parish prayers Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Wednesday 8:45 a.m. from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 then in procession to St. Angela Merici Church for Mass at 9:30 a.m. Entombment at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at
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RIVETT, Arnold S.

Posted by on February 22, 2015

It is with great sadness that on February 20, 2015 we said good-bye to Arnie (age 67), beloved husband and best friend to Sherry for 41 years. Loving father to Carrie (Jeff Burgess), Brad and Bryan (Andrea). Loving and proud Papa of Shane, Kyle, Melanie, Grace, Ava, Jacqui, and Ella. Arnie will be reunited with his wife Rose and daughter Janice, as well as other loved family members in heaven. The family wishes to provide a special thank you to Mary Lynn and Don Whittal, for providing love and support during this difficult time. Missed and cared for deeply by many, many friends and family, in particular sister Leona and (Stewart) MacDonald. Arnie was a retired Chrysler worker after many years of service. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of his life will take place Tuesday, February 24, 2015 between 2-6 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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RAVEN, William “Bill”

Posted by on February 20, 2015

web_Raven_WilliamPassed away suddenly, at home, on February 19, 2015 at 65 years of age. Predeceased by his parents Cecil and Lillian Raven. Loving brother of the late Norman, the late Marion & Jim Lawrence, and Florence & Jim Wilson. Best friend and loving partner of Penny Kelly. Cherished step-father of Lisa & Mike Amlin. Adored “Papa” of Lyndsay Harris. He will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. Bill was a retired Detective with the Windsor Police after approximately 32 years of service. He was a current part-time employee of Shoppers Drug Mart. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Windsor & Essex County Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Tuesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor (519-969-5841). Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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PERETTI, Ronald “Elvis”

Posted by on February 20, 2015

web_Peretti_RonaldPassed away suddenly on February 15, 2015 at 73 years of age. Beloved husband of Charlene (nee Kehoe) for 53 years. Loving father of Gina Peretti, Todd Peretti and Crystal Desbien, Lisa and Richard Jovanovski and the late David and surviving wife Jacquie. Cherished nonno of Brittany, Jessie, Savannah, and Spencer. Sadly missed by mother in law Ruth Stevens. Survived by siblings Gino and Rita Peretti, Mario and Katrina Peretti, Julio and Joyce Peretti, and Italia Diana and Tony (2014). Predeceased by sister Gloria and Laddie Holek. Brother in law to Doug Kehoe, Judy Talbot and late husband Red, Gary Kehoe, Glenn and Cathy Kehoe, Janice Hebert (John), Brian and Cindy Kehoe, Donna Stach (Ted), Arlene and Robbie LaCroix, Randy and Karen Kehoe, Nancy and Mike Hrycyshyn, Kevin and Kathy Kehoe, and Colleen Goudreau. Ron worked as a sheet metal mechanic for 40 years. A special thanks to the 2 good Samaritans who stopped their car and helped Charlene at a very desperate time. Also, thanks to the Murr family for your help and support. Please bring any photos of Ron to the visitation to be scanned by the graphics team for the family.  Visiting Monday from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service Tuesday 11:30 am at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Followed by a procession to Heavenly Rest Cemetery for final interment. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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Bolton, Paul

Posted by on February 20, 2015

web_Bolton, PaulPassed away suddenly on February 19, 2015 at 66 years of age. Beloved husband for 45 years to Sue. Dear father of Chuck and Andrea Bolton, predeceased by his infant son Sean. Proud Papa to Carly and Jenna. Survived by his siblings Sharon and Bill Crosby, Carol-Lee Bolton, and Hugh Bolton. Dear Brother in law to Dan and Eleanor Rousseau, Mike and Joanne Rousseau. Paul was a proud member of A.A for 23 years and enjoyed spending time with his wife at the Oxley Golf course. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 6:00-9:00 pm, and Monday 3-5 and 7-9 pm. Parish prayers Monday at 4:00 pm. On Tuesday family and friends are invited to join the family after 9:30am at Families First, 2130 Front Road LaSalle, 519-969-5841 and we will be leaving in procession at 10:30am to St Joseph Church 9399, Town line Road for Mass at 11:00 am. Committal prayers to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery, cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Averill, Dennis Allen

Posted by on February 20, 2015

web_Averil, DennisIt is with great sadness we announce the passing of Dennis on February 20, 2015 at 67 years of age. Beloved husband of Elizabeth. Cherished father of Laurie (Jody), Brad (Shannon) and Sheri (Aaron) Kapasi. Will be missed by 4 loving grandchildren. Dear brother of Diane (Tim) Allen and Doug (France) Averill. Visiting Sunday 2-5 & 7-9pm. Prayers Sunday 7:30pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Monday family and friends are invited to meet at St Joseph Church River Canard (9399 Town Line. Rd) after 9:30am followed by Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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RAHI, Jawad Mikhael “Joe”

Posted by on February 18, 2015

web_rahi_jawadIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a loving Husband, Father and Jiddou on February 18th, 2015 with loving family by his side. Dearest Husband to Sayde. Cherished Father to Vivian (Jim) McClintock, George Rahi, Mary Ann Rahi, Mikhael Rahi and Diane Rahi. Proud Jiddou of Kayla and Ashley McClintock. Much loved brother to Sarkis (late wife Therese) Rahi of Lebanon, Mohsen (Seham) Rahie of Leamington, Souad (Mohsen) Samaan of Windsor and Lamia (late husband Michel) Farah of Lebanon. Predeceased by parents Mikhael and Mahab Rahi. Jawad will be sadly missed and forever remembered by many nieces and nephews and pet “Jaxsoony.” If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Parish Prayers Friday at 8:00 p.m. Funeral Saturday 9:15 a.m. from Families First Funeral Home 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor 519-969-5841 to St. Peter’s Parish (166 Tecumseh Rd. W.) for 10:00 a.m. Mass. Msgr. Elie Zouein to officiate. Burial to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Moffat, Angus

Posted by on February 17, 2015

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Suddenly on February 11, 2015.  Beloved husband of Jill, son of Nettie and the late John (2014); father of Dawn & Brad Hill and Mark & Chrissy Moffat.  Grandfather to Liam, Kayleigh and Lily.  Brother to the late Ian (2002) and Colleen Moffat.  Angus was born in Scotland in 1948 where he fulfilled his dream of playing professional soccer in England and Scotland before moving to Canada in 1968 to play professionally throughout Canada and the U.S., most notably with the Detroit Express.  Angus remained active in the soccer community throughout his life and will be remembered for his great determination and love of life. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. A private family service was held. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Davidson, Frank Edward

Posted by on February 17, 2015

web_Davidson_FrankPeacefully in Fenelon Falls, Ontario on February 16, 2015 at the age of 94. Dear husband of the late Jean (1984). Dear father of Frank of Windsor and the late Kevin (1995). Son of the late Charles and Eva of Windsor. Predeceased by his brother John. Survived by his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Frank retired from Ford Motor Company as a Tool Grinder after many years of service. He served with the Royal Canadian Army, 17th Duke of York 3rd Motorcycle Division of The Royal Canadian Hussars and served throughout Europe during WWII. Frank met his wife Jean in England, and brought her to Canada as his war bride. After their retirement, Frank and Jean moved to Huntsville, Ontario. Following Jean’s death, Frank continued to reside where he loved, which was in the area of Fenelon Falls, where his son would visit often. If you so desire, donations to the Charity of Choice would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Saturday 9:00 a.m. until time of Veteran’s Memorial Service under the auspices of the Windsor Veteran’s Memorial Service Committee and Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor (519-969-5841). Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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DeFrane, Frank A.

Posted by on February 17, 2015

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on February 14, 2015 at the young age of 62. Loving husband and soul mate to Susan, with whom he celebrated 41 years of marriage. Beloved dad to Dwayne and Christopher. Dear son to the late Dr Frank (2002) and Florence (1993) DeFrane. Dearest brother to Mike and (Jennifer) DeFrane. Beloved son-in-law to the late Lionel (1969) and Joyce (2007) Soucie. Dearest brother-in-law to late David Soucie (2013), Jim and (Kim) Soucie, and Cheryl Soucie. Frank will be missed by his many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews; Erica and (Marty), late Stephanie (1995), Jaime, Brian, Derek and (Jesse), Lee and (Mary), Julie and (Ron). Survived by many great nieces, nephews and many friends. He had two passions in life, first and foremost was his family. Most proud of his sons Dwayne and Christopher and the unconditional love that they shared for each other was never ending. Frank retired from General Motors Transmission plant after 30.3 years of dedicated service, which led him to continue with his undeniable passion for music, a passion he had at a very early age that followed him thru his life. Frank was an accomplished musician with multiple instrumental talents. On Saturday February 7 Frank along with Larry, Ian, Bob, Dave and his sons Dwayne and Chris had their most treasured band rehearsal, something that his sons and wife Sue will always keep close to their hearts. If you so desire, memorial donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Mental Health Association would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Friday 3-5, 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers Friday 4:30 p.m. Funeral Saturday 8:45 a.m. from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Angela Merici Church for Mass at 9:30 a.m. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at
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DeFrane, Frank

Posted by on February 16, 2015

Passed away on February 14, 2015 at the age of 62.   Loving husband to Susan. Beloved father to Dwayne and Chris. Beloved brother to Mike and (Jennifer) DeFrane. Funeral arrangements incomplete. For further information please contact Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Beaul, David Gordon

Posted by on February 15, 2015

Peacefully on February 13, 2015 at the age of 63 while surrounded by his loving family. Dear husband of Janice Pickles. Beloved father of Lara, Lisa and David Jr. David will be sadly missed by his 7 grandchildren as well as his 6 siblings. Predeceased by his parents. David served honourably in the Canadian Armed Forces for 22 years and as a respected member of Ontario Correctional Services until his passing. If you so desire, donations to Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Cremation Society of Windsor & Essex County (519-969-5449) 3260 Dougall Ave. A celebration of David’s life will follow at a later date.

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WATSON, Donald Ashley

Posted by on February 15, 2015

Passed away on February 14, 2015 at 84 years of age. Formally of Aurora, Ontario. Beloved husband of Virginia (Ginny). Loving father of Susan, Victoria and Craig. Cherished grandfather of 6 grandchildren Stephanie, Daniella, Anthony, Janice, Melanie and the late Ryan and 3 great-grandchildren. In accordance to Donald’s wishes there will be no service. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Shoshani, Matti Dr.

Posted by on February 13, 2015

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Passed away peacefully on February 11, 2015 with his sons Sanar and Manar by his side at 73 years of age. Visiting on Saturday February 14, 2015 at the Holy Family Chaldean Church (686 Marentette Ave.) from 9:00 am until time of funeral Mass at 10:00 am. Interment to follow at Windsor Memorial Gardens. Funeral wake will be held at the church hall following the interment. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave., South Windsor 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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SINCLAIR, Tony

Posted by on February 12, 2015

web_Sinclair, AnthonyIs reunited with his beloved late wife Margaret (nee Drummond) on February 11, 2015 at the age of 84 years. Loving and devoted father of Fiona (Ian) Dobson and Ann (Russell) Wilson. Cherished Granddad and Grampie of Alex, Andrew, Dakota and Egypt. Sadly missed by sister Martha Lafferty (the late Archie). Special uncle of Brian (Bonnie) Lafferty, James (Tania) Lafferty. Missed by numerous dear nieces and nephews abroad.

Tony was very proud to have graduated from the University of Glasgow top of his class in chemical engineering. Emigrated from Glasgow to Fruitvale, B.C. to work in the petroleum industry. Later, moving to Valleyfield, Que. where he found work with Allied Chemical and eventually moving to Amherstburg until his retirement.   If you so desire, donations made in his memory to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.

Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service to celebrate his life will take place at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 on a later date. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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BELAWETZ, Anne

Posted by on February 12, 2015

web_belawetz annePassed away suddenly on February 10, 2015 at the age of 85 years. Dear sister of Mary Zytynski. Beloved aunt of John and Beth Zytynski (Flower Mound , Tx), Kim and Yosuke Nishiyama (Scottsdale, Az). Beloved great aunt of Gracie, Asher, Eva, Sora, and Kai. Reunited with late parents John (1958) and Edna (1992) and brother in law Edward Zytynski (2013). Anne retired from Bell Canada after almost 40 years of dedicated service. She was a volunteer with the Red Cross and the Canadian Cancer Society and donations in her memory may be made to either charity. As per Anne’s wishes there will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of her life will be held in the spring. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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