TREMBLAY, Jocelyn

Posted by on October 16, 2014

Peacefully on October 15, 2014 with loving daughter Annie Filion by his side. Reunited with wife Nicole Filion (1995). Beloved Pepe of Soffiya. Jocelyn will be missed by his friends and will be remembered for his sense of humour. He will rest in peace with his wife and parents in Chicoutimi, Quebec. Cremation services were held. Arrangements entrusted to FAMILIES FIRST Funeral Home.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Windsor

BAYUGA, Eloisa Martinez

Posted by on October 16, 2014

web_Bayuga_eloisaPassed into the arms of the Lord on October 16, 2014 at the age of 77 years. Reunited with late parents Pedro and Patricia Bayuga. Loving sister of Zosima and Dominador Corrales, Alicia and Jessie Dulce, Amando and Zenaida Bayuga, Josefino and Aida Bayuga, Pedro and Mercedes Bayuga, and Fernando (2011) and Verna Bayuga. Proud and cherished Tiya of many nieces and nephews. Eloisa worked for many years as a Registered Nurse at Hotel Dieu Hospital and at Hutzel Hospital in Detroit.   Visiting Sunday from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm with Parish Prayers at 7:30 pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Monday, relatives and friends are invited to visit after 9am until Mass at 10:00 a.m. at St. Alphonsus Church (85 Park St. E.). Procession to Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Interment of ashes to take place at Victoria Memorial Gardens on a later date. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Anderson, Giovina “Gi” (nee Fermani)

Posted by on October 15, 2014

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While in the loving care of family on October 15, 2014 at 79 years of age. Beloved wife of Ed. Cherished mother of Kathryn and Dave and Colleen and Duane. Dear daughter of the late Pompeo and Adele Fermani. Loving grandma of Jason, Jonathan and Kathy, Laura and Ian, Marc and Alison and great-grandma of Trentin, Evan, Amber, Austin, Brooklynn and Briana. Dearest sister of the late Luisa, wife of Elfio Toldo and the late Gilda Fermani. Gi was a long time secretary with the Windsor Essex Catholic District School Board and a member of the CWL at Mt. Carmel Church. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice Village of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Saturday 7-9pm, Sunday 2-5pm and 7-9pm. Prayers Sunday 4:30pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Monday family and friends are invited to meet at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church after 10am followed by Mass at 11am. Cremation to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Windsor

Coulter, Douglas Edward

Posted by on October 15, 2014

Entered into eternal life on October 14, 2014 peacefully at home at the age of 55. Dearest father of Kellie and Sarah Coulter and step father to Tammy Fowkes and Jason Schneider. Reunited with his parents William (2001) and Mary Lyne (2014) Coulter and brother Calvin Coulter (2008). Loving brother of Madalyn and Bill Roos, Chris and Patty Coulter and Betty Cloutier. Beloved uncle of Ashley, Christine and Alexandra Roos and William and Samantha Coulter. Cherished ex-husband of Debbie Coulter. Doug will be sadly missed by his long time friends Troy, Dave, Diane, Mike, Shelley and many others. Special thank you to the staff at Hospice Windsor for their care and compassion. If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Sunday 3-5pm & 7-9pm. Funeral Monday at 11:00am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Macko, Mary M. (nee Scott)

Posted by on October 15, 2014

WEB_Macko_MaryPeacefully, with her family by her side, on October 14, 2014 at 87 years of age. Loving wife of the late Nick (2014). Cherished mother of Linda Gale and husband Robin, Larry Macko and wife Lois, Judy DeAngelis and husband John, Debbie Gouin and husband Robert. Dear Nana of Sean Gale and wife Richelle, Devin DeAngelis, Taylor, Paige and Jordan Gouin, and great-grandchildren Brodie and Sydnie Gale. Dear sister of Joann MacLean and husband Tom, the late Doris Boyd, and the late Tom Scott survived by wife Ruth. Survived by her brother-in-law Paul Macko. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Mary was a retired nurse who worked at Riverview Hospital for many years. Special thanks to Second Floor, Willow Unit, Huron Lodge Staff for their care and compassion. If you so desire, memorial donations to the Windsor Humane Society or the Wings Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Friday 3-5pm & 7-9pm. Funeral Service Saturday 10am 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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FREISINGER, Stephen Jacob

Posted by on October 14, 2014

web_Freisinger, Stephen Passed away peacefully surrounded by his girls on October 13, 2014 at Hospice of Windsor at 91 years of age following a brief illness. Devoted husband of the late Mary (2013). Cherished father of Anne Fischer, Eva Chin (Richard), Christine Scott (Ian) and Lisa Gaspar (Jeff). Adoring grandfather of Kim Fischer, William and Trevor Chin, Logan and Taylor Scott and great grandfather of Alec Gaspar. Survived by sister Elizabeth Scherer. Also welcomed to Heaven by parents John and Eva Freisinger and son-in-law Doug Fischer. He will be deeply missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Steve will be remembered for his years of customer service at Sarnia Glass, Remington Hardware, Service Hardware and, after “retirement”, his years at Beaver Lumber. Steve enjoyed time with his family at their summer home at Wildwood by the Lake and their winter home at Siesta Key Florida where he managed to find renovation projects to keep him busy. Steve and Mary took many family vacations across Canada and the U.S and enjoyed traveling to Germany, Austria, Romania and Australia to visit relatives. Steve was always a gentleman and during his brief illness he always thanked everyone who helped him and all who came to visit.
Special thanks to the caring staff and volunteers at the Hospice of Windsor especially Dr. Bergeron. Sincere thanks to the physicians and nurses at University Hospital in London, Neurology unit, Windsor Regional Hospital Ouellette and Metropolitan Campuses, V.O.N. nurses and PSWs especially Jeff that provided in-home care.
In lieu of flowers donations to V.O.N or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.
Visitation Friday 3-5 & 7-9pm with Parish Prayers Friday 8pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Saturday, family and friends are invited to meet at Most Precious Blood Church (1947 Meldrum) after 10am, followed by Funeral Mass at 11am. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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D’Ippoliti, Filomena

Posted by on October 14, 2014

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With family by her side, it is with great sadness in our hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Filomena D’Ippoliti at the age of 79 at St. Joseph’s Healthcare, Parkwood Hospital in London, ON. Beloved daughter of late Giovanni and Teresa Spardella and devoted wife of the late Angelo (2012). Loving and strong mother of Silvana (Gord MacLean), Bruno (late Christine 2014), John and Angela (Jay Cator). Cherished and adoring Nonna of Samantha, Emily, Victoria, Wesley and Alicia. She will be missed by her brother Mario, sisters Annetta, Elizabeth, and late sisters Nina and Georgina; sisters-in-law Guiseppina (Antonio Germani), Rosina (Rugerro Gesuale), Marietta (Peter Ippoliti), nephew Andy Fortuna (Noria), Andy Germani (Phil), Mickey Gesuale (Teresa), Andy Ippoliti (Josephine), Joe Ippoliti (Linda), Frank Ippoliti (Silvana), nieces Agnes (Elio Lisi), Sally (Frank Sementilli). Best friend to Stanka Pavlovic (Anto), Concetta Querqui and Anna Lukic. Her vivacious spunk and hard work ethic were not enough to fight a very angry and aggressive cancer but she will always be known for her kindness, enthusiasm and compassion for others. Visitations will be held in Windsor on Fri. Oct. 17, 2014 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. (8 p.m. eulogy and rosary prayer) at Families First, 1065 Lauzon Rd. Windsor (519)969-5841. Funeral Mass will be held on Sat. Oct. 18th at 10:00 am (close family and friends early visitation at 9 a.m.) at Our Lady of Atonement on 2940 Forest Glade Dr. followed by mausoleum burial at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens at RR #1 Oldcastle. Special thanks to Dr. Laura Diachun, Dr. Minuk, Lynda Parker, SW and the many excellent nursing and allied health staff at the two London Hospital’s. If desired, donations are appreciated to the Southwest Regional Cancer Program. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Pearson, Muriel Joyce (nee Wallace)

Posted by on October 14, 2014

“Absent from the body, present with the Lord”

Passed away peacefully on October 14, 2014 at 85 years of age.
Beloved wife of John Michael Pearson for 62 years. Dearest mother of Margaret (Peggy) and husband James McLauchlan of Blenheim, Elizabeth (Betty) and husband Kevin Ellis of Florida, John Alan and wife Nora Pearson of Michigan, Mary and husband Wayne Demars of Windsor. Cherished Nana of Heather, Lynette and Ryan Ellis, Jamie McLauchlan, Marshall, Adrienne and Lynne Pearson and Aaron Demars, and great Nana of Caleb, Claire and James. Dearest sister of Harriet and husband Gerald Bennett. Dear sister-in-law of Angela and husband Alan Rowe. Muriel was a past employee of Windsor Western Hospital Physiotherapy Department and an active member of Paulin Memorial Presbyterian Church and past member of the choir, the South Windsor Seniors Free on Friday Club and Fun Band. If you so desire, donations to The Paulin Memorial Building Fund would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Friday 3-5pm and 7-9pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Saturday, family and friends are invited to meet at Paulin Memorial Church (3200 Woodland) after 9:30am until time of funeral service at 10:30am. Burial at Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share Memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Filed Under: London, Ontario, Windsor

Walters, Albert

Posted by on October 14, 2014

Passed away peacefully, at Country Village Nursing Home in Woodslee on October 12, 2014 at 91 years of age. Predeceased by his parents Fred and Olga Walters, his sister Annie; and by his brothers Karl, Ernie, Emile and Louie. He will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Albert dedicated his life to his family farm on Disputed Rd. In lieu of flowers, donations to the War Amps or to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Thursday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Friday at 10:00 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at
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Sartori, Joan Elizabeth (nee Dixon)

Posted by on October 13, 2014

web_satori_joanPassed away suddenly on October 13, 2014. Loving and cherished wife to Victor, with whom she celebrated 49 years of marriage. Amazing mom to Lisa and Vince. Loving Grandmama to Shelby Elizabeth. Beloved sister to Al and (Susan), Bob and (Janis). Dear sister-in-law to Delfina and (John) Zangari, John and (Denise) and the late Lena Salvador. Joan will be missed by her many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and many wonderful friends. Joan was the former Proprietor of Joan Elizabeth’s Gifts on Wyandotte Street. If you so desire, memorial donations to Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5, 7-9 p.m. Funeral Thursday 10:00 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Gray, Mary Lou (nee Craig)

Posted by on October 12, 2014

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our loving Mary Lou on October 11, 2014 at the age of 69. Loving wife to Marshall, with whom she celebrated 45 years of marriage. Beloved mom to Alyson Gray and Joel Gray. Cherished “Lulu” of Owen and Ella. Dear daughter to the late Janet and Gerald Craig. Beloved sister to Father Gerald Craig, Peter Craig (Margaret Chase), Janet (Leo) Sylvestre, the late Nancy Craig, Cathy Craig (Richard Delisle). Dear daughter-in-law to Genevieve and the late Marshall Gray. Dearest sister-in-law to the late Donna Schwartz, Dennis Gray, Greg Gray, Gloria Handzy, Janine (Al) Niven, Mark Gray, Gord (Marylou) Gray, Gina (Kevin) Smith, Peter Gray and Anne Gray. Mary Lou will be missed by her many nieces, nephews, co-workers and friends. Mary Lou was a graduate Nurse from St. Joseph’s Hospital London and retired after many years of dedicated service. If you so desire, memorial donations to Drouillard Place, St. Vincent de Paul Society or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5, 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers Wednesday 4:30 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Thursday, family and friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church LaSalle after 10:00 a.m. Words of Remembrance 10:45 a.m. followed by Mass at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

McArthur, Ian William

Posted by on October 10, 2014

2_McArthur_IanSurrounded by his loving family on October 7, 2014, we lost a brave and beautiful soul, Ian William McArthur at the age of 29. He is survived by his beloved wife and soul mate Rita (nee Sogor). Cherished son of Mark and Delcy McArthur. Loving brother of Karin, Ross, Meredith and Heather and special family friend Ann Wilson. Grandson of Audrey McArthur and the late Charles McArthur Sr., Violet and the late Vojislav Sarcevich. Much loved son in law of Elizabeth and the late Mike Sogor. Brother in law of Elizabeth and Domenic Mammarella and doting uncle of Ava and Michael Mammarella. He will be missed by his many aunts and uncles, Nancy and Peter Jansen, the late Ron Sarcevich, Charles and Denise McArthur, Cheryl and James Wall, Lorry McArthur, Susan and Wally Dowhayko, Deb and Jim Holek, Michael and Linda Dulmage, Jill and Rob Buckles, Beth and Jeff Hebert, and Greg and Renata Dulmage. He was the fearless leader of his many cousins (CBFL). Not to be forgotten by his special “vest” buddy Mikey the cat.

Ian graduated from the University of Windsor and was employed by the City of Windsor – Gino A. Marcus Community Centre, which he regarded as his second home. Ian will be remembered for his sense of humour, infectious laugh, beautiful smile and genuine kind nature. Ian will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Special thanks to the nurses and doctors at Henry Ford Hospital for their care and compassion as well as Dr. Kissner, Yvette Leflore, Dr. Anees and everyone involved in his care throughout the years. In lieu of flowers a donation has been requested to The Pulmonary Rehab Program – Hotel Dieu Health Care. Cremation has taken place. Memorial visiting Friday October 17, 2014 from 7-9pm and Saturday October 18, 2014 10am until the Celebration of Ian’s life at 12 noon at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor (519-969-5841). Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Lee, Thomas (Tom)

Posted by on October 10, 2014

web_lee_thomasPassed away October 7, 2014 at the age of 94.  Loving husband to the late Theresa (McHugh).  Beloved father of (Thomas) John (Denise), Barbara (John Breckon), (Kathleen) Kathy (Brian Speth), Kevin (Linda).  Dear grandfather to John Thomas (JT) Breckon (Tracey), Thomas John (Tom) Lee III, Amanda (Keith) Koenigsknecht, Susan Breckon, Christina Lee, Victoria Lee, Alexandra Lee. Dear brother to the late Emmett Lee (Agnes) and Paul Collins (Lois).  Special thank you to the Gillis, Kennette, McHugh and Renaud families.  Tom grew up on a farm in Campbellford, Ontario. He graduated from the Ontario Agricultural College (Guelph) with a Bachelor of Science and retired after 39 years in the Tractor Division at Ford of Canada. He enjoyed entertaining family at the cottage, driving his boat for water skiers and leading family sing alongs.  If you so desire, memorial donations to the Diabetes Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Memorial visiting Tuesday 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers Tuesday 7:30 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  On Wednesday, October 15th mass at St. Anne’s Church (12233 Tecumseh Rd E.) at 10 a.m. Interment of cremated remains St. Anne Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Collins, Louis H.

Posted by on October 10, 2014

WEB_Collins_Louis88 years, peacefully, on October 2, 2014. Louis was born in Maidstone, Ontario, to the late Maurice and Anna (Kavanaugh). Dear brother of Charles (Rita) Collins, Michigan, Winifred Trader, Florida and Mary Agnes Crough, Arizona and the late Maurice, Betty Trader, Jerome and Albert. Special uncle to Jerome, Estelle, J.J. and Caitlin Collins, and will be missed dearly, especially our daily visits. Louis will be missed by the staff and friends of La Chaumiere Retirement Home. If you so desire, donations to St. Anne’s Church (Tecumseh, ON) would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. A private family Mass and an interment at St. Mary’s Cemetery (Maidstone, ON) will take place at a later date. 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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WILLIAMS, Peter H. (Pete)

Posted by on October 9, 2014

Passed away peacefully in the presence of his family on October 8, 2014 at 58 years of age. Father of Chris (Tammy) and Peter (Emilee). Grandpa of Christopher, Olivia and Mila. Brother of Theresa, Catherine (deceased), Michael, Shawn and Colleen. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Retiree of Chrysler Canada and member of Unifor #444. If you so desire, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or United Way would be appreciated. Visiting on Saturday from 12 noon until time of service at 1 p.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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Bezaire, Rachel (nee Pare)

Posted by on October 9, 2014

web_bezaire rachelPeacefully with family by her side, on October 8, 2014 at Windsor Regional Hospital, Ouellette Campus at the age of 88. Beloved wife of Louis (2009).  Loving mother of Bob and wife Francine, Richard and wife Sue, Leo-Paul and wife Janet, Diane and husband Vince Rawlings.  Adored meme of Melanie (Masa), Marc (Ashley), Eric (Charlene), Philippe, Katie (Jay), Kyle, Nathan, Lindsay and Jacob.  Gigi to Lily, Jesse and a third one on the way. Dear daughter of the late Leo (1984) and Evelyn Pare (1994).  Dearest sister of Theresa and husband Hector Rocheleau, Blaise and the late Theresa Pare (2013), Yvonne, wife of the late Joe Seguin (2007), Agnes and the late Bill O’Rourke (2011). Dear sister-in-law of the late Bill (1976) and Thelma (2002), the late Eva (2007) and Chet Kanaski (1991), the late Stan (2001) husband of Ethel (California), the late Corinne (1965) and Friel Stewart (1968), the late Theresa (2009), Don Forsyth (1973) and Jack Harrison (1999), Larry and wife Pat, Leo and the late Jeannette (2008).   Survived by several nieces and nephews.  Mom’s deep faith and unwavering devotion to her family were examples to us all and she will always “love us more”. If you so desire, memorial donations to St. Joseph Church, River Canard Restoration Fund would be appreciated by the family.  Visiting Friday 3-5 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers Friday 4:30 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Saturday family and friends are invited to meet at St. Joseph’s Church River Canard after 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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BLAIN, William (Bill)

Posted by on October 9, 2014

web_Blain, BillPassed away on October 8, 2014 at 46 years of age. Loving son of Elizabeth (Betty) and John Blain. Brother to Barb Blain and uncle to Caitlyn Musson and husband Colin, Jeremy Bigelow and Samantha Mooney. If you so desire, donations to the Food Bank at St. Vincent de Paul Church would be appreciated. Cremation services entrusted to Families First, 1065 Lauzon Rd.

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Decaire, Pauline (nee Tremblay)

Posted by on October 8, 2014

web_Decaire, PaulinePassed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on October 8, 2014 at the age of 70. Loving and cherished wife to Bert of 50 years. Devoted mother to Christine and (Germain) Gaudet, Martin and (Maureen) Decaire and Monique and (Gerald) Gardiner. Precious meme to Rachelle, late Julien (2011), Abigail, Sarah, Amanda, Hannah and Andrew. Dear daughter to the late Henry and Paulette Tremblay. Beloved sister to Michael and (Coral) Tremblay, Anna Marie Durocher wife to the late Daniel, Yvette and (Bob) Bulmer, Henry Tremblay and Daniel and (Patti) Tremblay, late Anita Tremblay, late Claire Dufault, late Marcel Tremblay. Dear daughter-in-law to the late Bernard and Edna Decaire. Pauline will be missed by her many sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews and friends. A member of the Ontario Scarlet Nobles and Ladies. Pauline was an inspiration to everyone. Her courageous and hard fought battle with cancer never got her down, she was there to help anyone at any time with a beautiful smile that never left her face. The family would like to send a very special thank you to Dr Gupta, Dr. Pan, Dr Alam, the staff of the Windsor and Essex Cancer Centre Foundation, to all the nursing staff at Hospice of Windsor, and a very special thank you to Jessica from Bayshore. If you so desire, memorial donations to Hospice of Windsor, The Unemployment Help Centre Food Bank would be appreciated by family. Visiting Thursday 7-9 p.m. Friday 2-5, 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers Friday 4:30 p.m. at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Saturday, family and friends are invited to meet at Corpus Christi Church (1400 Cabana Rd W) from 10 a.m. until time of mass at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at
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OKSANEN, Helen Louise (nee Boyton)

Posted by on October 7, 2014

Passed away suddenly on October 6, 2014 at the age of 84 years. True love of 66 and a half years to Ilkka. Cherished mother of Susan and Rick Kolyvek, Lisbeth Oksanen and John Harwood, Peter and Tracy Oksanen, and David Oksanen and reunited with son Mark (1978). Loving and giving grandmother of Tara Newman and Simone Sgarbanti, Jenna and Rich Cane, Lane Kolyvek, Karri Oksanen (2012), Dana Kolyvek, Lexi Oksanen, and special G.G. to Hudson Cane. Loving sister in law of Anja McKenzie. Lovingly missed aunt of Betsy and Graham and special aunt of Bruce, Margo, and Cindy.  Helen Louise was a graduate nurse of Grace Hospital and nursed in many hospital settings. Visiting Thursday from 3-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service Friday 11:30 am at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd, East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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Paprosky, Leona “Lee”

Posted by on October 6, 2014

web_Paprosky_leona(1)Peacefully on October 5, 2014 with her loving family by her side. Beloved wife of the late Leo. Dearest mother of Wayne and wife Susan, Gail Tolmie and husband Rick. Treasured Nana of Sheena, Nicole, Christopher and Alexa. Survived by her siblings, Caroline Hodgkinson and Edward Tiede and the late Leo Tiede, Marie Wallace, Werner Tiede and Gerald Tiede. Lee will be sadly missed by several nieces and nephews. Lee was an extremely active and dedicated member of St. Mark’s By the Lake Church. She received the distinguished 2008 Bishop’s Award of Excellence in Ministry. Lee was also a long time devoted member of the Windsor Yacht Club. Spending time and caring for her family was her life’s passion and her zest for life will be deeply missed by all. If you so desire, donations to St. Mark’s By the Lake Church Building Fund would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Wednesday 2:00-5:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Parish prayers at 4:30 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor (519-969-5841). On Thursday, family and friends are invited to St. Mark’s by the Lake Church, 150 St. Mark’s Road, Tecumseh, after 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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KING, Miranda

Posted by on October 6, 2014

web_king_mirandaIt is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved Miranda. Beloved daughter of Laura Parsons and Mike King. Loving sister of Kayla, Josslyn, Shelby, Josh, Dylan and Logan. Dearly loved by uncle Norm and aunt Trish Lalonde, Jonathan, Jason, Jeremy, Kaylee and Hope. Loving aunt of Kiera and Leandro. Miranda will be sadly missed by many, grandparents, cousins, aunts, uncles and dear friends. If you so desire, donations to the Humane Society would be appreciated by the familyVisiting Thursday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Funeral Service at 1:00pm 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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Korac, Andjelko “Andy”

Posted by on October 6, 2014

WEB_KorocPeacefully on October 5, 2014 at the age of 78, with his loving family by his side. Predeceased by his wife Mirna (1990). Beloved father of Sue Lunardi and husband Dan, John and wife Paula Koppert. Treasured Djedo of Nina, Natalie, Kate, Marissa, Jessica and Brianna. Survived by his sisters, Ruza and Ankica, and many nieces and nephews in Croatia. To provide a better life for his family, Andy immigrated to Canada in 1968. He enjoyed a long career in the machine building industry working at ITL, General Motors, and his own company, Intercontinental Machinery. He later worked at Chrysler Canada until his retirement. Andy had a lifelong passion for gardening, a pursuit that he enjoyed sharing with his grandchildren. If you so desire, donations to The Downtown Mission of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Tuesday 3:00-5:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Prayers at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Service Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at familiesfirst.ca

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Kotevski, Menka (Mila)

Posted by on October 6, 2014

Suddenly on October 5, 2014 at 74 years of age. Cherished wife of the late Blagoja Kotevski. Loving mother of the late Tony Kotevski (1999) and of Lidija and husband Kico Nikolovski. Adored Baba of Kristina (Gabriel) and Jennifer. Loved sister of Kristo and wife Marica, Kivca and husband Dusan, Ruza and the late Bore and Cvetla and the late Krste. She will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Visiting Thursday 3-5pm and 7-9pm with prayers at 7:30p.m. Funeral Friday 9:15 a.m. leaving from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Nicholas Macedonian Church for funeral service at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Windsor Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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RAMLOCHAN, Vicenta “Vicky” (nee Llamas)

Posted by on October 6, 2014

web_Ramlochan, VincentaPeacefully, surrounded by family on October 4, 2014 at the age of 71 at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. Vicky “Itak” was born on January 27, 1943 in Guimaras, Philippines. Devoted mother to Gina Ramlochan. Beloved Aunt to Godfreey (Leah) Llamas. Playful Lola to Matt and Nate whom she spoiled and adored. Loving Godmother, Lola, Nanay, Cousin, Tita, Auntie, Sister and Friend to many who she loved dearly. Vicky was a proud member of the Katilingban Sang Ilongo, Filipino Community Centre and FILSOR. Vicky was a woman of strong Faith and active in many prayer groups especially Rosa Mystica Apostolate and Catholic Devotions Apostolate. She will be remembered for her generosity, her exceptional cooking skills and her zest of life. To know Vicky, was to love her and she will be greatly missed. If you so desire, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday from 3-5 p.m., 7-9 p.m. and Friday from 3-9 p.m. Prayers Friday at 4:30 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Relatives and friends are invited to join the family on Saturday, promptly at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church (804 Grand Marais Rd. East) for Funeral Mass. Interment at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Windsor

Langlois, Gérard

Posted by on October 5, 2014

web_langlois_gerardVétéran de la 2e Guerre Mondiale est décédé le 5 octobre, 2014 à l’âge de 89 ans. Prédécédé par ses parents Philippe Langlois et Laurentine Besner, ses frères Rodrigue et Laurent, ses soeurs Cécile et Mirella. Il laisse son épouse Noëlla Bissonnette et ses enfants René, Marc (Renée) Gatineau, Qc, et Anne, ainsi que son petit-fils Olivier; ses soeurs Françoise et Lucille (Garfield) Cornwall, son frère Raymond (Dorothy) Sudbury. Mineur à Sudbury pendant plus de 35 ans. Merci au personnel de Huron Lodge pour les bons soins et leur dévouement. La famille recevra les condoléances au Salon Families First , 3260 Dougall Ave., South Windsor (519)969-5841 le mercredi, 8 octobre de 9h30 à10h15 suivit de la messe des funérailles en l’église Saint-Jérôme à 11h. Inhumation au cimetière de Plantagenet, ON à une date ultérieure. Vos témoignages de sympathie peuvent se traduire par un don de votre choix. Voir site web www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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