REAUME, Donald Louis

Posted by on March 17, 2017

(Retired Dealer of Reaume Chev/Buick/GMC in LaSalle)

Passed away peacefully with family by his side on March 13, 2017 at 89 years of age. Beloved husband of Joanne (nee Parrott) for 67 years. Loving father of Steve Reaume (Gail), Denise Jones (Ed), Dianne Pike (John), Richard Reaume (Chris), Christine Traverse (Gerry), MarilynAdam (Mike), Carolyn Le Coyte (Adrian), and Kathy Jackson (Don). Dear brother of Doris Drouillard (Moe) and Marc Reaume (Jane).   Loved and will be sadly missed by 21 Grandchildren, 21 Great-Grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Visiting on Monday 3-5pm and 7-9pm, prayers 4:30pm at Families First, 2130 Front Rd. LaSalle (519.969.5841).   On Tuesday, friends and family are invited to meet after 9:00am at Families First, LaSalle before leaving at 10:15am in procession to Sacred Heart Church for Mass at 11:00am.  Interment to follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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FLEMING, Jane Ann

Posted by on March 17, 2017

Peacefully on March 12, 2017, surrounded by her loving family at 59 years of age. Predeceased by her husband Ron and by her parents Ross and Constance. Loving mother of Anna (Mike) and Cecile. Very special Meema of Téa Tessier. Dear sister of Shirley Cunningham. She will be sadly missed by her nieces and nephews, especially Nicole (Laura), Francesca and Laura. She will also be dearly missed by all of her in-laws and by her best friend Velda Wickens.  Jane was an avid scrap booker, adventurer, and cat lover.  She was secretary of the Canadian MPN Network Patient Advocacy Group. Visiting Friday 7-9pm at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow with a private family service at a later date. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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CRABBE, Lorne Allan

Posted by on March 13, 2017

31 years, passed away suddenly, surrounded by the love of his family on his birthday March 12, 2017. Cherished son of Collette Drouillard and Gregg (Stephanie). Loved father of Aubrey and Evander. Loved nephew of many aunts and uncles. Sadly missed by many cousins, family and friends. Lorne was involved with hockey and baseball teams through-out his life which allowed him to gain so many loving friends. He was a former employee with UPS, Can-Par and was currently a barber at Mardins Barber Shoppe. He will be lovingly remembered. If you so desire, donations to the Canadian Mental Health would be appreciated by the family.Visiting Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9 pm. Funeral service on Thursday at 11:30 am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to take place. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Cheslock, Shirley (nee Lenardon)

Posted by on March 13, 2017

Passed away with her family by her side on March 10, 2017 at 81 years of age. Cherished wife of James for 60 years. Beloved mother of Kim (Fred) Taylor and Jim (Pauline) Cheslock. Loving Grandmother of Ryan, Andrew, Sarah, Courtney and Brendan. Dear sister of Jay (Pat) Lenardon. Shirley will be sadly missed by her extended family and dear friends. If you so desire, donations to the Arthritis Society would be appreciated by the family. Cremation services were held and a private family service has taken place. Funeral arrangements entrusted to FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories or make a charitable donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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CATHERWOOD, Diane (nee Nutt)

Posted by on March 13, 2017

Taken from us too soon, we miss our sweet, precious Diane so much, but are thankful for the memories, funny and wonderful, and the love and affection she gave us all.

DIANE CATHERWOOD, 61 years, passed away suddenly on March 8, 2017 while vacationing in Florida. Beautiful, loving wife and best friend of Tim Catherwood of Essex. Beloved mother of Dixie Garton (John) of Leamington and Dustin Adams (Suzie) of Halifax. Adored step mother of Jessica Catherwood (Jeff) of Windsor. Proud Grandma of Joshua, Brooke-Lyn, Noah, Mya and Emily. Cherished sister of Linda Barclay (Ray), Darrell Nutt (Laura) and Patrick Nutt (Karen) of Stratford, and Mike Nutt (Heidi) of Kitchener. Sister in law of Mark Catherwood of London. Daughter of the late Norman and Patricia Nutt of Woodstock; daughter in law of Fred (Margaret) and the late Edna Catherwood. Loved friend of many in Windsor/Essex County and Florida. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Brain Injury Association of Windsor-Essex or United Way’s “On Track to Success” program would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Saturday March 18, 2017 from 9:30 am followed by a Celebration of Life at 11:30 am 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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Franzella, Gaudenzia “Enza” (nee Marchese)

Posted by on March 13, 2017

Passed away with her family by her side on March 13, 2017 at 89 years of age. Reunited with her beloved husband Giuseppe (1960). Cherished mother of Rose (Vito) Sangiorgi, Bernadette (Pat) Galvano and Rosalia (Sam) Stanfa. Loving Nonna of Angela (Shawn) O’Brien, Joseph Sangiorgi, Billy (Jessica) Sangiorgi, Christina (Aldo) Barreto, Patrick Galvano, Taylor Galvano, Nick Stanfa, Ann Marie Stanfa, Claudia Stanfa and Bis Nonna of Thomas, Megan, Isabella, Payton, Michael, Maya, Olivia and Liliana. Dear sister of Giuseppina (the late Gaspare) Landa, Caterina (the late Pietro) Bonura and the late Maria (the late Pietro) Foto. Enza will be sadly missed by her extended family and dear friends. Special thank you to the I.C.U. nurses at Met Campus and CCAC for their care and compassion. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Thursday 7-9p.m and Friday 2-5p.m and 7-9p.m. Parish Prayers Friday at 4:30p.m. Funeral Saturday 9:00a.m from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. to St. Angela church (980 Louis Ave.) for Mass at 9:30a.m. Procession to St. Alphonsus Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Dyer, Nicholas

Posted by on March 13, 2017

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of Nick on March 12, 2017, at the age of 16. Nick fought a courageous month-long battle, following a car accident on February 13th. Cherished son of David and Kim. Loving brother of Kaitlyn. Treasured grandson of Barb Campbell and Jean Dyer. Always remembered by his uncle Rob, along with many family and friends. A grade 11 student at Sandwich Secondary School, Nick was active in sports and a variety of school activities. He was also a long-time member of the LaSalle Minor Hockey Association. Remembered by classmates, friends and coaches as kind and generous with a great sense of humour, Nick will be greatly missed by all who knew him. If you so desire, donations to Ronald McDonald House, Windsor, would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Thursday 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. and Friday 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.  Funeral Service Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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WASILEWSKI, Richard “Ricky”

Posted by on March 13, 2017

70 years, passed away peacefully on March 11, 2017. Precious love and husband of Brenda since their first date February 8, 1968. Most loved and cherished father of Stephanie Johnson (Bill), Dana Wasilewski (Jordan) and Michael Wasilewski (Tina) – “Dad we are so proud of you, the most talented, hardworking, strongest and selfless man. Be finally at peace. We will take you with us wherever we go” Lovable grandpa to Nash, Gavin and future granddaughter on the way. Dear brother of Larry (Betty), Bernice (John), Barbara (Dan), Patty (Tom) and the late Joe. Beloved and devoted son of the late Cecelia and Frank. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories or photos at www.FamiliesFirst.ca xxxxxxxxxxoooooooooo

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Gidillini, Rosalie (nee Guastella)

Posted by on March 12, 2017

Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on March 11, 2017 at 71 years of age. Beloved wife of Oreste for 48 years. Cherished mother of Jeff. Loving sister of Frank (Gail) Guastella.  Dear sister-in-law of Olindo (Earleen) Gidillini, Fernando (Maria Pia) Gidillini, the late Antonio (the late Francis) Gidillini, the late Mario (Gina) Gidillini, and the late Giovanni (Antonietta) Gidillini. Rosalie will be sadly missed by her extended family and dear friends. She worked at Bank of Montreal for many years.

If you so desire, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Tuesday 2-5p.m and 7-9p.m. Parish Prayers Tuesday at 4:30p.m. On Wednesday, family and friends are invited to meet at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 after 9:15am until we leave in procession at 10:00a.m to Corpus Christi Church (1400 Cabana Rd. W.) for Mass at 10:30a.m. Procession to Windsor Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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FABEL, Garett Wm.

Posted by on March 10, 2017

17 years young, suddenly on March 9, 2017. Cherished son of William and Michelle. Loving brother of Meagan, Connor, Ainsly and Kaelyn. Loved grandson of Eleanor (the late Joseph) Balogh and Catherine (the late Hans) Fabel. Dear nephew of Michael (Jaclyn) Balogh, Rita (Jack) Rivait and Sean Fabel. Garett will be sadly missed by his feline companion Jinx, many family and friends. He was a former student at Sandwich Secondary School and was set to graduate from Massey High School in June. He was an avid hockey player, and enjoyed riding his newly acquired motorcycle. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 3-5 & 7-9 pm. Funeral service on Tuesday at 11:30 am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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DEARSTONE, Joan Alice

Posted by on March 10, 2017

71 years, passed away peacefully on March 7, 2017 at Otsego Memorial Hospital, Gaylord, MI. She was born August 27, 1945 in Canada to the late Stuart and Elsie Curran. She married Keith Dearstone on May 6, 2011 in Leamington and together they celebrated 5 years of marriage before her passing.  Joan worked as a teacher in education, predominately teaching elementary school. She retired from the Essex County School Board after 30 plus years of service. Joan was a member of the Federation of Women Teacher’s Association of Ontario for many years. In her free time, Joan enjoyed cooking and sewing and was a member of the Thunder Bay Quilting Guild. She liked to read romance novels, especially Danielle Steele and Nora Roberts. Her family and grandchildren were important to her and she valued the time spent with them. She will be dearly missed. She is survived by her loving husband Keith of Atlanta; sons James (Lorhae Thompson) Meek of Calgary, Alberta, David (Josie) Meek of Leamington, Gord (Ashley) Meek of Penhold, Alberta; daughter Sherie (Craig) Stephenson of Round Rock, Texas, stepson Mark (Joy) Dearstone of Waterford; stepdaughter Jodi (Craig) Parsons of Whitmore Lake; 12 grandchildren and sister Doris (Dave Gray) Curran of Blyth, Ontario. Predeceased by her grandson Braxton.  Cremation has taken place. Memorial visiting Monday 6-7 pm followed by a memorial service at 7 pm at Families First 2130 Front Rd. LaSalle, 519-969-5841.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Shelson, William Richard (Bill)

Posted by on March 10, 2017

Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on March 9, 2017 in his 90th year. Predeceased by his loving wife Barbara (2012). Beloved father of Richard (Dorothy) Shelson, Beth Bailey, Barb Fulton, and Kevin Shelson. Dear Grandpa of Patrick, Wayne, Heather (Dan), Roberta, Sandra (Jason), Craig and great grandpa of Ashlee, Liam, Larissa, Emily and reunited with great great grandson Maverick (2014). Dear brother of Pat, Joanne, Sarah and predeceased by Betty and Edward. Bill will be missed by his extended family and dear friends. Bill enjoyed coaching minor league hockey for many years and received a CMHA award for life time service. If you so desire, donations to the Downtown Mission would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Sunday 2-5p.m. Parish Prayers Sunday at 4:30pm at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Monday, family and friends are invited to meet at Good Shepherd Church (13789 St Gregory’s Rd, Tecumseh, ON) after 10:00am until time of Funeral Mass at 11:00am. Procession to Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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CARINO, Victoria “Vicky”

Posted by on March 8, 2017

Peacefully passed away on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of Avel Carino. Daughter of the late Jose and Adela Laroco. Dear sister of the late Jose Laroco Jr., Melchor Laroco (Leticia), Ampy Dicioco (Boyet), Linda Alcid (the late Orlando), the late Josephine Calibuso (Edgar), Luis Laroco (Amy), and Ellen Laroco (Jerry). Survived by her brothers-in-law Melencio and Fred. Loving aunt to 19, and great-aunt to 9 nieces and nephews. Vicky will be greeted in heaven by her dogs, Maggie and Willy. When her beloved father passed away at an early age, Vicky unselfishly assumed the father role to her seven younger siblings. She immigrated to England to work as a nurse and later moved to Canada. It is because of her that the entire family was able to move from the Philippines and make Canada their home. She leaves a legacy as the light of our family, guiding us with her generous, kind, and loving heart. We are forever grateful. Visiting on Saturday from 3-5 p.m. and Sunday from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Monday, family and friends are invited to meet at Holy Name of Mary Church, 711 McEwan Avenue, after 9:00 a.m. for the Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. Procession to Heavenly Rest Cemetery for interment to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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WHITE, Tim

Posted by on March 8, 2017

Passed away surrounded by his loving family on March 8, 2017 at the age of 50 years.  Loving husband and best friend of Michelle Therrien.  Cherished father of Tim Jr. and fiancée Samantha House, Brittany White, and step son Patrick Therrien.   Dear son of Evelyn and the late Lorne (2004).  Deeply missed by brother Richard and wife Lynn, and twin brother Terry and wife Michelle.  Survived by many nieces and nephews.  He will be missed by his coworkers, industry colleagues, and many friends especially in Remington Park.  Also survived by the “Hound” Tawny.  Tim co-founded Tim White’s Total Tire Network with his partner Dave Kryway and was intensely proud of its success and grateful for the many friendships he made through his business. Visiting Friday from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm.  Funeral Service Saturday 11:30 am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Montini, Bruno

Posted by on March 8, 2017

On March 6, 2017 at the age of 73.  Father of one son and his daughter Stephania.  Good friend of Todd Wynn.  Bruno retired after 30 years of service with A.G. Simpson.  If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated.  Visitation Friday 7:00 p.m.-9:00 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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Ouellette, Raymond EarlOuellette, Raymond Earl

Posted by on March 5, 2017

April 1, 1927 – March 3, 2017

Loving life to the very end, at the age of 89, Ray was reunited with his beloved wife Rose (nee Drudy) (2016). Loving father of Julie Wirtel (Bob), Dan Ouellette (Oedile Daniels), the late Mary Beth Ouellette (2002) and Dave Ouellette (Mary Beth).  Cherished Papa of Jackie, Kurtis, Lucas and Natalie Rose Ouellette.  Dear son of the late Alvin and Elizabeth Ouellette.  Dearest brother of the late Donald and Patricia Ouellette, the late Robert (Geraldine) Ouellette, and the late Marion and Bob Ferrari.  Ray was retired from Cunningham Sheet Metal after 48 years of service.  He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council #9793, an avid golfer, gardener and all around Mr. Fixit.

If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor or a Mass for Ray would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 3-5 and 7-9pm. Prayers 7:30pm at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Tuesday, relatives and friends are invited to join the family from 9:30am until time of Mass at 10:30am at Most Precious Blood Church, 1947 Meldrum.  Burial to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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MOROUN, Philip John Barrister & Solicitor, Notary Public

Posted by on March 5, 2017

With heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of Philip John Moroun on March 3, 2017 at 64 years of age. Cherished husband of Katherine for 40 years. Treasured son of Jean and the late Philip Joseph Moroun (1987). Loving brother of Margaret Moroun-Ferri, Fredrick Moroun, Ian Moroun and wife Cathy, Michael Moroun and wife Tina, Janice Moroun, Jacqueline Moroun and Christopher Moroun (Alison Calder). He will be sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews. John was called to the Bar in 1980 and opened his practice that same year. He practiced primarily in the areas of Real Estate, Family Wills and Estate Law. He was a member of the K of C Fr. A. Nolan Council #9865. John was a very giving, kind and generous man would do anything for anyone.

If you so desire, donations to Transition to Betterness would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 3-5pm and 7-9pm with a Knights of Columbus prayers service at (time) at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Tuesday, family and friends are invited to meet after 10:00am at St. John Vianney Church (385 Dieppe) followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00am. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Wigle, Daniel William

Posted by on March 5, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dan on March 4, 2017 at 74 years of age.  Predeceased by his beloved wife Nancy (2013).  Cherished father of Kelly Wigle (Darcy Roehler).  Adored papa of Danielle (Joel Johnston) and Cole.  Loving great-grandfather of Blake.  Predeceased by his parents Donald & Anastasia Wigle.  Loving brother of Rita & Doug Butler, and Garnet & Karen Wigle.  Dear uncle of Doug & Donna Butler, Kathy & Todd Pylypiw, and Meghan & Nicholas Renaud.  He will be greatly missed by his family and friends and his loyal companion Zeta.  Dan was a retired employee of Seagram’s.  He was an amazing artist, woodcarver and painter.  He loved to hunt and travel, especially to Mackinaw Island with Nancy.

A heartfelt thank you to the staff of Dolce Vita, especially Franca and Tony.  Special thanks to the staff at the Hotel Dieu Grace Health Care – Emara Complex for their exceptional care of Danny.  If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m.  A celebration of Dan’s life will be held on Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. at Families First, 585 Sandwich St. S., Amherstburg, 519-969-5841  Interment at St. John the Baptist Cemetery to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Edden, Patricia Ann

Posted by on March 5, 2017

On March 4, 2017 at the age of 74, with her loving family by her side.  Beloved wife of Brian for 24 years.  Cherished mother of JoAnne Weston and husband Paul, Jacki Durocher, Jeff Cecile, Lorraine Godin, Nicki Gibbs and husband Brad and Roger Godin.  Treasured grandmother of Erica, Jeremie, Olivia, Ashley, Paige, Rachel, Connor, Brendyn, Alissa, Joshua and Hailey.  Adored sister of Phyllis Murrell, Don Wynn, Terry and Bernice Wynn.  Patricia will be deeply missed by many dear friends, nieces and nephews.  Patricia lived life to the fullest, with a special passion for her beautiful gardens, and love for her grandchildren.

Special thanks to Natalie, Mitzell, Lisa and Melanie from St. Elizabeth Healthcare, Dr. Bergeron from Hospice and Janice Emery. If you so desire, donations to the Downtown Mission would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Tuesday from 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.  Funeral Service Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Dable, Maud

Posted by on March 5, 2017

Suddenly, on February 11, 2017 at 94 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Grenville (2003) with whom she celebrated 61 years of marriage. Dear mother of Dorothy Kurak, John and wife Debbie Dable of Paris, Wendy and husband Jim Mucha of Harrow. Proud grandmother of Michael Kurak, Christopher and Katrina Kurak of Peterborough, Holly and Chris Gehue of Paris, Sydney, Ryan and Dylan Mucha and the late Adam Dable. Loving great-grandma of Sophie Gehue, Sarah Kurak and Caius Kurak.  Dear sister of late Ada, Dorothy, late Margaret, Sarah, late Elsie and John. Maud was a volunteer for over 25 years at Hotel Dieu/Grace Hospital and was a life member of the RCL Br. #594.

If you so desire donations to the RCL Br. #594-Poppy Fund would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Bridgeman, William John “Pops”

Posted by on March 2, 2017

Peacefully at home, while surrounded by his loving family, on March 1, 2017, at the age of 89.  Loving husband of 66 years to Annette.  Devoted father of Janis and Harry Schwab, Robert, Paul and Beth, and the late Gregory (2013) survived by Janet.  Beloved “Pops” of Eric (Kelly), Ryan (Bridget), Daniel, Geoffrey (Loren), Matthew, Patrick (Shelby), Lauren and Sean.  Cherished great-grandfather of Ava Grace, Daisy, Jack and River.  Predeceased by his sister Mary (2016).  Bill will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, friends and neighbours.  Bill retired from Chrysler Canada with a total of 30 years of service in Human Resources and Manufacturing.  He also spent 11 years at the University of Windsor, where he served in various management capacities.  Bill achieved two Master’s Degrees, in Arts and Education.  He was a life member of the Knights of Columbus, Holy Family Council # 1486 and volunteered for St. Vincent de Paul for over 40 years.  Bill was known in football, baseball and basketball circles as a player and coach.  He proudly played two times against the Harlem Globetrotters.  If you so desire, donations to the Greg Bridgeman Lancer Football Bursary, c/o Fedela Falkner, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, ON N9B 3P4 would be appreciated by the family.  Cremation has taken place.  Memorial Visiting Friday 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. with parish prayers at 4:30 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Memorial Mass Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 4401 Mount Royal Drive.   Private interment at a later date.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Beattie, Ronald Scott 1st

Posted by on March 2, 2017

It is with profound sadness that we share the loss of a great husband, to his wife Isabel of 63 years a love story in itself. A fabulous father to his adoring daughter Deborah Beattie-Chambers, his devoted care giver forever, also his only son and name sake Ronald Scott Beattie 2nd  (Janet).  Bestest ever Grandpa to Aaron (Marisa), Nathan (Jenny), reunited with granddaughter Laura (1989), Scott, Kelly, Kylie, Kaleb Beattie and great grandpa of Tyler, Olivia, Andrew, Jaila, Alyssa, Aidan, Alyssao, Kimberly, Kayla and Dale. He will be missed by his extended family and dear friends.  Dad was in the Canadian Armed Forces as a Firefighter, and returned to Canada to serve as a Customs Officer. Dad had many pass times including travelling, golf, cribbage but most of all his family and home. “See you on the other side of the Moon”. If you so desire, donations to the Alzheimer’s Society Windsor & Essex Co. would be appreciated by the family. Cremation services were held. Memorial Visitation Saturday from 11:00am until time of Memorial Service at 1:00pm 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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Dakhil, Georges

Posted by on March 2, 2017

Peacefully on February 28, 2017 at 62 years of age. Loved father of Andrea Wadi (Samer). Treasured Jidu of Maya and Maximus. Predeceased by his parents Najib and Marie Dakhil. Beloved brother of Elie and family, the late Tony and family, Abdo, the late Aida Hallett and family and Amale. Georges was born on September 14, 1954 in Zahle, Lebanon and moved to Windsor in 1976. He worked at Ford Canada for 13 years as a line worker. Special thank you to his sister Amale for her years of care giving and support. Thank you to the staff of Windsor Regional Hospital-Ouellette Campus Dialysis Unit for their loving and compassionate care and to the extraordinary staff of Banwell Gardens especially Rachel and Kelly for their dedication and time spent with him. If you so desire, donations to the family would be appreciated. Visiting Thursday 3-5pm and 7-9pm with prayers at 8:00pm. Funeral Friday 9:15am leaving from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Charbel Church for Mass at 10:00am. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

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Breault, Raymond

Posted by on March 2, 2017

Ray passed away with his wife Joyce at his side. They were married for 61 years. He died of pancreatic cancer after a short illness. He was predeceased by his parents Emilie (1979) and Ernie (1977) and brother Denis (1981) (Janet). He is survived by siblings Leo (Elaine), Larry (Pam), Sister Lucille, Rita Sanborn, Annette (Gerry) Lachine and in-laws Barbara Bolter, Patricia (Phil) Burke, Michele (Al) Hodare and Colleen (John). He will be missed by many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Ray worked at Purity Dairies for 21 years and at WSSB for 23 years. He retired in 1995 and travelled to Europe, Hawaii, Bahamas, Mexico, Florida many times and many cruises. He enjoyed bowling, baseball, golf and lastly played Golf with The “Fossils”, he also coached and Managed “Jack Madden” Little League Team when it started with only 6 teams in the city of Windsor in 1960. Raymond was a member of the Windsor Sportsman Club since 1972. Special thank you to CCAC, St. Elizabeth, Hospice and Palliative Care for their care and compassion. If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Sunday 3-5p.m and 7-9p.m. Parish Prayers Sunday at 4:30p.m at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Monday, family and friends are invited to meet at Assumption Church (Holy Name of Mary – 711 McEwan Ave.) after 10:00a.m until time of Funeral Mass at 11:00a.m. Procession to Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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Carr, Shirley R.N.A. (nee Deschamps)

Posted by on March 2, 2017

Peacefully on February 27, 2017 with family by her side.  Beloved wife of 65 years to the late Ronald.  Cherished mother of Richard and wife Linda Carr, Wayne and wife Wendy Carr, Brenda and husband Patrick Goudreau.  Loving mimi of Christie, Michael, Jennifer, Melanie, William, Lisa, Kim and great-grandmother to Paige, Brooke, Jessica, Hailey, Mitchell, Addyson, Chelsea, Alexander, Kaylin, Brayden, Matthew, Niko and Izabela.  Shirley was an active volunteer with the Canadian Cancer Society and the Retail Gasoline Association’s Women’s Auxiliary.  Special thanks to Chartwell Oak Park LaSalle, and the staff of Windsor Regional Hospitals for their care and compassion. If you so desire, donations to the Autism Services Inc. would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Friday 3:00-5:00 and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.  Funeral Saturday, March 4th at 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 3260.  Interment, Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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