Humber, Bonnie Elaine (nee Hart)

Posted by on July 15, 2014

Passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 13, in her 66th year. Dear mother of Tami (and her husband Pat), Todd (and his wife Anne). Beloved sister of Dianne (Duff). Aunt to the “4 Js” – Jeff, Jen, Jasen and Janyt. Grandmother (her favourite role) to Caity and Henry (who lovingly called her “Trailer Grandma”). Preceded in death by the love of her life Jim. Daughter of the late Bonnie and Joseph Hart. Known to thousands of kids as “Mrs. Humber” in her role as a teacher, spending the bulk of her exceptional career at Hugh Beaton, David Maxwell and William G. Davis. Heavily involved in scouting, she helped guide the lives of even more children around countless campfires and hiking trails. A friend to the needy and an enemy to the bully, she navigated life with a kind heart. Earned a solid A plus in life. Donations to Scouts Canada and the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation appreciated. Memorial celebration to be held on Friday, July 18, at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Visitation starts at 6:30 p.m., celebration begins at 7:30 p.m. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Haines, John “Jack” Alexander

Posted by on July 15, 2014

Peacefully on July 13, 2014 at the age of 83. Predeceased by his wife Mary (Graves) 1991. Dear father of Debbie Merritt, Gary and wife Joanne, Nancy Parent and husband Joe. Cherished grandfather of Cheryl, Evan, Drew and Cole. Jack was formerly an employee of Purity Dairies and retired as a caretaker from the Greater Essex County School Board in 1992. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. A private family service 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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Bartlett, Loella May (nee Holtz)

Posted by on July 15, 2014

web_bartlett_loellaPeacefully, at Hotel Dieu campus on July 12, 2014. Loella passed into the hands of her Lord and Saviour. She was born in the Ottawa Valley 91 years ago. She was the best friend and wife of Roy, and leaves four children- David (Karen) of Sarnia, Jane Reynolds (Gary) of Bayfield, Margaret Vickery (James) of Leamington and Mary-Lou Martin (Donald) of Chatham. Sadly missed by her eleven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Loella is survived by her brothers Welden Holtz (Verla) and Carson Holtz (Verena) of Pembroke. Predeceased by seven brothers and one sister. Had she lived another five months, Loella and Roy would have celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. Loella was a charter member of Paulin Memorial Presbyterian Church and sang in the alto section of the original choir. Through the years, she continued singing in the church choir, until recently, forced to retire due to illness. Loella was one of the three founders of the Free on Friday Seniors’ Group, and sang for years in the South Windsor Fun Band. Loella lived for her home and family. She loved to garden and her flowers were colorful. She was an excellent cook and was never happier than when she was busy preparing for special occasions and enjoying the company of her family. Our family is deeply grateful for the care and support rendered by the Staff at Season’s Royal Oak Village where Loella and Roy have resided for the past eight years. If you so desire, donations to the Paulin Memorial Presbyterian Church – Choir and Music department would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Tuesday 7-9p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Wednesday, family and friends are invited to meet after 10:00am at Paulin Memorial Presbyterian Church (3200 Woodland), funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Interment will take place after the service at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Vivier, Jean Ramona

Posted by on July 14, 2014

Peacefully with her loving family by her side on July 14, 2014 at 81 years of age. Beloved wife of Jean Guy (Ben). Cherished mother of John (Johnny) and wife Christine Vivier, Fred and wife Zina Vivier and Paula deHoop. Loving Grandmother of Conrad, David, Emily, Zachary, Rebecca and Madeline. Dear Great Grandmother of Marshall and Jordanne. Dear sister of Fred Barnes, Joan Chiesa and the late Marjorie, Joyce and Ronald. Special thanks to Aunt Sheila Barnes for all the love and care given to Jean. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Funeral Service Thursday 10:00am 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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MITCHELL, Clarence Franklin “Buster”

Posted by on July 14, 2014

Passed away peacefully on July 13, 2014 at the age of 64. Loving spouse of Elaine for 38 years. Loved father of Mathieu. Son of the late Margaret (1993) and William (1997). Dear brother of Peggy McFarlane (Jim), Debra Dearing (Dave) and Randy. Survived by several nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, as your expression of sympathy, donations to Hospice Residential would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday 7-9 pm 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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FREGONESE, Sergio

Posted by on July 14, 2014

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our gentle “man of steel”, Sergio, after a brave and courageous battle. He died peacefully with his family by his side on July 14, 2014. Beloved husband of 40 years to Josie (nee Piazza). Loving father of Robert and Dolores (Zingarelli) and Michael. Dear Nonno of Joseph, Daniel and Luca. Predeceased by his parents Arturo and Ida, his sister Adriana, Uncle Evaristo and in-laws Antonio and Domenica Piazza. Wonderful brother-in-law of Anna Piazza and David Hughes, Gino and Toni Piazza, Jenny and Ross Claybo, Mary and Jack Tangney and Loridana Piazza. He will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins in Canada and Italy. He will be fondly remembered by many close friends and by his co-workers at Bravo Cement where he worked for the past 40 years. He was a member of the Fogolar Furlan Club, Giovanni Caboto Club, Trevisani nel Mondo and Alpini Association. If you so desire, donations to the Italian-Canadian Handicapable Association or to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9 pm with parish prayers at 4:30 pm at Families First Funeral Home 519-969-5841 3260 Dougall Ave. On Thursday, family and friends are invited to meet at Corpus Christi Church, 1400 Cabana W. after 9:30 am until time of Mass at 10:30 am. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Gibson, David Vincent

Posted by on July 14, 2014

It is with deep heartache that we announce the passing of our dear David, taken too soon at the age of 70, after a brave and courageous battle with cancer. He passed peacefully on July 14, 2014. True companion, soul-mate, best friend and husband of 49 years to Louise (nee Meng). Beloved son of the late Emmett and Dorothy Gibson. Dear father of Mark (Mirjana), Dean (Sandra), Kristina (Tracey) and Richard (Sherry). Loving and proud papa of 7 grandchildren: Kayla, Alyssa, Michael, Isabella, Rafe, Jacob and Nathan. Adored brother of Shirley Sukarukoff (Bob), Jim (Arlene), and Bob (Marilyn). Dear brother-in-law of Madeline Pennycook (Bruce), Ron Meng (Mia), and Don Meng (Diane). Loved by many aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. with a prayer service at 8:30 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 A private family service will be held on Thursday with an interment at Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share memories, condolences, donations or photos online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Vivier, Jean Ramona

Posted by on July 14, 2014

Peacefully with her loving family by her side on July 14, 2014 at 81 years of age. Beloved wife of Jean Guy (Ben). Cherished mother of John (Johnny) and wife Christine Vivier, Fred and wife Zina Vivier and Paula deHoop. Loving Grandmother of Conrad, David, Emily, Zachary, Rebecca and Madeline. Dear Great Grandmother of Marshall and Jordanne. Dear sister of Fred Barnes, Joan Chiesa and the late Marjorie, Joyce and Ronald. Special thanks to Aunt Sheila Barnes for all the love and care given to Jean. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Funeral Service Thursday 10:00am 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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Bois, Richard “Rick”

Posted by on July 11, 2014

Suddenly on July 11, 2014 surrounded by his loving family at 63 years of age. Best friend and loving husband of Anita for 36 years. Loving father of Shelley and boyfriend Matt Deslippe, Steven and wife Sarah, Rebecca and husband Jason McTavish, Lisa and husband Ben Peltenburg. Adored grandfather of Connor Bois, Sydney and Quinn Markle, Jayden and Alexis McTavish, Alexandria and Zachary Peltenburg. Predeceased by parents Oliver and Doris Bois and in-laws Rino and Antoinette Dean. Will be missed by brothers-in-law Larry Dean (Marisa) and Les Dean (Christine) and many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Rick was a member of the Knights of Columbus Fr. A. Nolan Council #9865 for many years. He was an avid golfer and loved Nascar and baseball. If you desire, donations to the Stroke Recovery Association Windsor-Essex would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 3-5pm & 7-9 pm with parish prayers at 4:30pm and K of C prayers at 7:30pm at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Tuesday, family and friends may meet for visiting after 12pm at St. John Vianney Church (385 Dieppe St.) followed by Funeral Mass at 1pm. Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.

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Martin, Garfield Hugh

Posted by on July 11, 2014

Peacefully on July 9, 2014 at 64 years of age. Cherished eldest son of the late Charles and Joyce Martin. Loving brother of Jeffrey, Ben, and Andrew of Windsor, Matthew of Amherstburg, Holly and Graham of London, and Laura of Toronto. The family wishes to thank Berkshire Care Centre and the Palliative Care Team at Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital for their excellent care. Donations to the Essex County Community Living Association would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place and a private family memorial service will take place at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories online at FamiliesFirst.ca

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Joly, Germaine

Posted by on July 11, 2014

web_joly germainePeacefully with her loving family by her side on July 10, 2014 at 74 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Val (2010). Cherished mother of Joanne and Gerry Morency, Denise and Don Laframboise and Richard Joly. Loving Grandma of Joey, Jamie and Jennifer, Jerry and the late Renee. Dear Great Grandmother of Braden and Ethan. Many loving brothers and sisters survive. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor Regional Cancer Center Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday evening from 6:00pm until 9:00pm 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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Cormier, Bertha S. (nee LeBlanc)

Posted by on July 10, 2014

Passed away peacefully on July 8, 2014 at the age of 73 years. Loving wife to the late Patrice Cormier and Al Maisonville. Beloved mother of Robert and wife Tracy Cormier and the late Don Cormier and mother-in-law to Leslie Cormier. Adored grandma to Amber and fiancé Travess, Matthew and Don Jr. Bertha will be missed by her many sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews and friends. If you so desire, memorial donations to the LaSalle Spirit Special Olympics would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Saturday. 12:00 p.m. until time of service at 1:30 p.m.. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Fadelbene, Rosario

Posted by on July 9, 2014

Passed away peacefully on July 9, 2014. Cherished husband of the late Emilia (2011). Beloved father of Franca (Agostino) Coccimiglio, Emma (Alfredo) Benvenuto and Lina (Franco) Coccimiglio. Dear brother of Ida Coccimiglio and husband Antonio. Rosario will be missed by his brothers-in-law Checchina (Vittorio), Concetta (Giuseppe), Anna (Giuseppe), Paolo (Angela) Settimio (Concetta), Agostino (Lina), the late Arturo and Carmina, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Special thanks to Southwood Lakes Extendicare for the love and compassion that they showed toward Rosario. If you so desire, donations to the Charity of Choice would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Friday 3:00-5:00, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Parish prayers at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Service Saturday from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. at 10:30 a.m. to Corpus Christi Church for Mass at 11:00 a.m. Entombment to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at  www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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DELCOURT, Lillian Kathleen (Kathi)

Posted by on July 9, 2014

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Passed away peacefully with family by her side, on July 8, 2014 at 49 years of age. Loving daughter of Ron & Trina Delcourt and the late Pat (2012) & Ted (2007) Wilkins. Chosen Mom of “fur kids” Boris and Elsa. Big sister of Chris (Tammy) and Terri Pirouet (Brandon) and extended Wilkins family. Loved by many aunts, uncles, cousins and special friends. The best “Auntie” ever of Andrew, Owen, Everett and Samantha. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Brain Tumour Foundation or Windsor Regional Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated. Cremation was held. Memorial visitation Monday from 10 a.m. until time of Service at 12 noon at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment of cremated remains will take place at a later date at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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BAILEY, Judy (nee: Sykes)

Posted by on July 7, 2014

Passed away peacefully on July 6, 2014 at the age of 57 years. Beloved wife and best friend to Phil for 32 years. Loving mother of Melanie Drake and Wayne, Aaron Kellar, and Brandon Bailey. Proud nana/banana of Alyssa, Colin, Aurielle, Zachery, Douglas, Carter, and great nana to Jayce. Dear daughter of Alvin and his wife Ruby. Reunited with her late mother Joan. Missed by twin sister Janet Walton. Sister in law of Margaret and David Hollands, Carol and late Ted Liggitt, Kathy and Tim Brailler, Michael and Amanda Bailey, and Donna and Vanhaarlem. Memorial visiting Friday from 6-9 pm. Memorial Service Saturday 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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KALYN, Kim Faye

Posted by on July 7, 2014

Died peacefully on July 6, 2014 after a courageous battle with cancer at 56 years of age. Devoted mom of Whitney and the late Courtney (2008). Step-mom of Andrea Kalyn and Bob McIntyre and Gram to Toni-Rae and Renee Lapointe. Daughter of the late Doris and Herbert McConachie. Loving sister of Barry Wood (Crystal), Maxine Forrester, Ricky Wood, and the late Diane Lucier. Best friend of Lisa Small and her daughter Meghan, Elaine St. Croix and her daughter Ali. Loving aunt to many nieces and nephews. Girlfriend of Chuck Weston. 30 yr. employee of Canteen of Canada and most recently with Vista Print. If you desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated. Visitation Wednesday from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Thursday 11:30 a.m. (time tentative) at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Procession to Heavenly Rest Crematorium. Share memories, photos or make a donation at
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DUPUIS, Yvonne (nee Girard)

Posted by on July 7, 2014

web_dupuis yvonneOn July 6, 2014, Yvonne took her last breath, peacefully, with her loving family by her side. Loving wife of Russ of 59 years. Devoted mother of Carrie Brouyette and husband Rob, Brenda Benedet and husband Leonard of Ajax and Keith Dupuis. Dearest Mimi of Derek, Jordan and Darcy Benedet, Dr. Nicole Brouyette, Brianne and Bryce Dupuis. “MimiChick” of Krystian, Natalia and Liliana Benedet all of Ajax. Survived by sister Euleen McCann and husband Tom. Predeceased by parents Raymond and Leona Girard, brothers Raymond Girard and wife Meryl and Calvin Girard and wife Carol. Yvonne will be sadly missed by all her nieces and nephews. Yvonne will be remembered by those who knew and loved her by her beauty inside and out. She retired after 25 years from Sears in the Cosmetics department, which was followed by a successful encore career as an “Avon Lady”. She was loved and respected by all her clients throughout Windsor. She will be forever remembered and missed by all her golf league friends (Dominion and Roseland), Coffee Club ladies, Senior Centre group and all her Snowbird friends at Nettles Island, Florida. Thank you to Dr. Sheehan and Emara Centre (Malden Park) 3rd Floor South Palliative Care Nurses for their compassionate care over the last 12 months. Special thanks to Rev. Chris Bourdeau for your spiritual guidance and support. If you so desire, donations to the Dr. Y. Emara CampusPalliative Care Unit, Transition to Betterness or the Canadian Lung Associationwould be appreciated by the family. Visiting Tuesday from 3-5 & 7-9pm. On Wednesday relatives and friends are invited to join the family at 9:30am until time of Funeral Service at 10:30 at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemeterey. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Peterson, Roland Joseph

Posted by on July 7, 2014

Passed away peacefully in his sleep on July 6th, 2014 at 65 years of age. Loving husband of Cathie for 42 years. Cherished father of Heather and Greg. Joe served many years in Ministry with the Salvation Army. He will be missed by all who knew him. If you so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Salvation Army South Windsor Citadel would be appreciated. A Celebration of Life service will be held Friday July 11th, 2014 at 2pm at the Salvation Army South Windsor Citadel (1201 Grand Marais Rd. W.) with visitation to follow after the service. Arrangements entrusted to 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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Landale, Nancy (nee Ladouceur)

Posted by on July 5, 2014

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It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Nancy at 62 years of age. Loving mother of Kimberly Arsenault and husband John Copland. Dear sister of aileen Matthews and the late Clyde Jackson & April and husband Matt Adan. Also survived by nephews Patrick Matthews and Marcy MacIntosh & Shawn Matthews and Michelle Briden. Cherished niece Bianca Adan & great nephew Quinn Matthews. Predeceased by parents Norma and Arnold Brook & brother Gary Ladouceur. Will be sadly missed by her close friends Claudette and Randy Asselstine & Terry Tuer. According to Nancy wishes there will be no visitation or formal funeral service. Cremation has taken place. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Families First 1065 Lauzon, East Windsor, 519-969-5841.. Share memories and photos online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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STRAKY, Kathleen Beatrice (nee Elliott)

Posted by on July 3, 2014

web_Straky_Kathleen_revisedagainIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our precious wife, mother and grandmother at the age of 74. She fought a very courageous battle to give her family the gift of extra time and extra memories. Kathleen met with the Lord peacefully while surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday July 2, 2014. Cherished wife and loving partner of Karl with whom she shared 53 years of marriage. Loving mother of Susan and husband Steve Mayo, Karl and wife Jillian, Craig and wife Pamela, Rob and wife Cynthia, and baby Shawna (1962). Adored grandmother of Lauren, Jacquelyn, Andrew, Karl IV, Michael, Kent, Julia, Kurtis and Ethan. Predeceased by her parents Marvin and Francis Elliott. Dear sister of Bud and Liz Elliott and Dale Elliott. Also survived by her aunt Evelyn, sister-in-laws Helen and Eva and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Mom`s greatest joy in life was enjoying time with her family to whom she was totally devoted to and immensely proud of. Over the years, Kathleen led an active lifestyle which included travelling, golfing, boating, cooking and spending many hours in her garden which was always meticulously manicured and bursting with colour. She had a wonderful sense of humour and despite her challenges, kept us laughing right until the very end. The family would like to thank all of the healthcare professionals and providers from HDGH Ouellette Campus, Henry Ford Hospital, Malden Park Tayfour Campus, CCAC, SEHC and Bayshore for providing special love and care during the last 2 years of her battle. Special thanks to our “quarterback”, Dr. Sherman for guiding us through this very difficult journey. In lieu of flowers, a donation made in Kathleen`s memory to WRH – Ouellette Campus – Cardiac and Pulmonary Units would be greatly appreciated by the family. Resting peacefully at Families First Funeral Home. Visitation Sunday 2-4pm and 7-9pm. Prayers Sunday 8pm. Visitation available Monday 9:15am -10:15am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave., South Windsor (519 969 5841) to Holy Name of Mary Church (681 McEwan Avenue) for Mass of Christian Burial at 11am. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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KEMP, Nancy Jane (nee Pickard)

Posted by on July 3, 2014

web_Kemp_Nancy67 years, passed away with her family by her side, on July 2, 2014. Beloved wife of 44 years of Kenneth. Cherished mother of Mike & Melody and Brenda & Dan Tanevski. Devoted Nana of Dylan, Cooper, Housten and Berklee. Dear sister of Mary Morehead & Greg, Dan Pickard & Sue and predeceased by Charles, Dick and Susie. Sister-in-law of Glen Kemp and the late Pat. Dear Aunt of Shari Donohue, Chet Kemp, Melissa Zawicki and Lyndsay Savage. She will be sadly missed by many other family and friends. Nancy will be lovingly remembered for being such a devoted and loving wife & mother as well as a proud, proud Nana to her grandchildren, they were all her world. If you so desire, donations to the Autism Society of Windsor & Essex County would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Memorial visiting Sunday 3-5 pm 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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Seguin, Norman Joseph

Posted by on July 2, 2014

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It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of our dear Norm at Hotel Dieu Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, on July 1, 2014 at 89 years of age. We take comfort knowing that he is reunited with his sons he loved and missed so deeply. He will be forever loved and missed by his wife of 59 years Madeline (née Paré) and late wife Adèlle (1950). Cherished father of Annette Brown (Stew), Jeannette Cowen (Gary); his late sons: Freddie (1948), Ron Seguin (2013), and Gerry Seguin (2012); and sons Ron Renaud (Dee), Ray Renaud (Jill) and Jim Renaud (Colleen). Predeceased by his daughter-in-laws Pauline Seguin (2000), Joyce Renaud (2007), and Shirley Renaud (2011). Caring pépé of Belinda, Mark, Jeffrey, David, Michael, Charlene, Tammy, Wendy, Amy, Paul, Leland, Carli, Jasmine, TJ, and the late Troy (1978). Adored great-pépé of 21 great-grandchildren and great-great grandson. Survived by his brother Art Seguin, sister Theresa Bellefleur and sister-in-law Yvonne Seguin. Reunited with his brothers Leo, Louis, Joe, Alphonse and Gord, as well as his sisters Rose and Rita. Norm was a proud and dedicated employee of Big V Drug Stores for over 30 years. His passion for cards was known by all from being a long-standing member and Past-President of the LaSalle Friendship Club to teaching his grandchildren to play cribbage and pepper. A heartfelt thank you to the staff of Seasons Royal Oak – LaSalle for all their excellent care and compassion and to the nurses and staff of 7th floor Hotel Dieu for their outstanding comfort and care during his final days. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. with parish prayers at 8 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 On Friday, family and friends are invited to meet after 10:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, 219 Sacred Heart Drive, until the time of Remembrance at 10:45 a.m. followed by a Mass at 11:00 a.m. Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Cave, Kenneth “Ken”

Posted by on July 1, 2014

On June 30th, 2014 at age 87. Beloved husband of 57 years to the late Luella “Lou” (2013). Loving father of the late Katherine (1958), Sharon (Jeff) Ciebin, Sandra (Vince) Donaghey, Stephen (Carla) and Scott (Kimberly). Dear grandfather of Courtney, Samantha, Taylor, Christopher, Caitlyn and Vince Jr. Son of Elinor (1981) and Lawrence (1966). Brother of the late Dorothy (2005) and husband Doug (2014) Switzer. Ken retired from General Motors Transmission in 1989 after 46 years of service. He was an Associate Member, Executive Member and Past Membership Chairman of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 594. A member of the Windsor Sportsmen Club. He enjoyed bowling, wood working, coin collecting and yearly trips to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. If you so desire, donations to the Poppy Fund (Legion Br. 594) or the Alzheimer’s Society would be appreciated. Visiting Thursday 3-5pm & 7-9pm. On Friday, a Legion Service under the auspices of Branch 594 will be held at 9:45am, followed by Funeral Service to celebrate Ken’s life Friday 10am. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens.
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TAYLOR, Harry E. “Slick”

Posted by on July 1, 2014

85 years, passed away peacefully on June 30, 2014. Beloved husband of Kathryn for 43 years. Loved father of Bill & Valerie, Norm & Rhonda, Nancy MacDonald & Terry Botting and Robert Taylor & Diane Pare. Loving grandfather & great grandfather of many. Dear Step-father of Jo-Anne & Giacomo Rovere, John Theil and Donna Theil. Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Harry was a locomotive Engineer with CN Rail for many years. Cremation services were held with a private family service. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 2130 Front Rd. LaSalle, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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JOHNSTON, Calvin “Cal”

Posted by on June 30, 2014

On June 30, 2014 at the age of 88. Loving father of Lynn and husband Henry, Cindy, Mark and wife Suzanne.  Predeceased by his parents and his brothers Kenneth and Edward. Cherished grandfather of Cheryl, Wayne, Greg, Tom, Zoran, Rachael, Daniel, Lauren and Liam. Treasured great-grandpa “J” to Ashley, Taylor, Austin, Mitchell, Julia, Sofia and Tina. Cal will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Cal worked for many years at Griswold Sporting Goods in Detroit, and retired from Hudson’s Bay in Windsor. In addition, after retirement, he worked at Windsor Airport for the Comissionaires. He will be remembered fondly by many of his friends and colleagues. He will be deeply missed by his much loved family, which was so important to him. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation or Charity of Choice would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Thursday 3:00-5:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Funeral Service Friday beginning with a Veteran’s Memorial Service under the auspices of the Veteran’s Memorial Service Committee at 10:45 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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