PARKER, Howard James

Posted by on February 22, 2018

84 years, born December 6, 1933 passed away February 21, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Devoted and best friend to his wife Elaine Patricia (Ward) for 62 years. Predeceased by parents George (1943) and Flavia (Bondy) (2003) and step father Verne Fox (1996) and his two loving sons Michael James Parker (1976) and Patrick George Parker (2009). Howard loved his 3 grandchildren Ashley, Paige and Cole Parker. Predeceased by his brother Arthur (1969), sisters Susanne Hadley (1994), Mary Jane Kemp (2005). He will be remembered by his favorite sister-in-law Marlene (late Len 2011) Lovell. Also remembered many nieces, nephews and friends. Howard was retired after 38.5 years of service at Seagram’s Distillery in Amherstburg as an industrial mechanic (Mill Wright). Howard joined the K of C Council 5350 in Harrow in 1968 and was an honorary life member since 2004. He was a member of unifor local 2098, a member of St. Anthony Church and ushers club. Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Sunday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Parish & K of C prayers at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Monday February 26, 2018 where family and friends will meet at 9:30 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Fr. Rick Janisse officiating. Interment Colchester Memorial Cemetery. Memorial Donations may be made by cheque to The Parkinson’s Society or St. Anthony’s Church. You may send your online condolences at www.geraldasmith.ca

 

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WATERS, Laura Mae (Vollans) of Harrow

Posted by on February 15, 2018

WATERS, Laura Mae (Vollans)

94 years. February 14, 2018. Loving wife of the late Douglas (1997). Loving mother of Bobby Waters, Donna Mae Stanley (Robert Gravél) and the late James (1961). Loving grandmother of Jason, James, Jared and  great grandchildren Jayke and Caden.   Dear sister of Anice, Mrs. Marvin Langille, Dorothy, Mrs. David Iler. Predeceased by her brothers Perry, Ivan, Harry, William and sister Muriel, Mrs. John Beaudoin. Sadly missed by her furry friends Furby and Sweet Pea. Cremation has taken place a private interment of ashes at Colchester Memorial Cemetery.  Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Harrow Baptist Church or Gideon Memorial Bibles. Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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DAVIS, Ava Marie of Harrow

Posted by on February 14, 2018

DAVIS, Ava Marie:

24 January 2002 – 10 February 2018

It is with profound sadness that her family announces the sudden passing of Ava Marie Davis into the loving, protective arms of the Lord. Born in Detroit, Michigan, Ava was the cherished baby daughter of Sybil (Davis) and Arnell Davis. A duel citizen, Ava took great pride in being from the “D” and Harrow. Ava attended Junior Kindergarten at Queen Victoria School, Windsor, ON. then Harrow Jr. and Senior Schools.  She was a proud Harrow Hawk and was attending Kingsville High at the time of her death. She leaves behind her big brothers Julian and Sean Davis, her Grandparents Elise Harding-Davis and Garland Davis (Vicki), the late Velma (Lee) 2004 and A.V. Davis (1978). Aunts Daphne Davis (Robert Carreira) and Angelique (Davis) Speros (Nick), Jackie Davis, and uncle Walter Davis. Also remembered by a host of relatives and friends. Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow Friday 5-8 p.m. A service to celebrate Ava’s life will be held on Saturday February 17, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Mark’s Evangelical Church 45 Draper St. Colchester with Pastor Alden Troy Taylor officiating. Interment at Victoria Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made payable  by cheque to the Ava Marie Davis scholarship fund c/o 144 Roseann Dr. RR#3 Harrow, ON N0R 1G0. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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LEEMING, Robert Charles of Harrow

Posted by on February 9, 2018

LEEMING, Robert Charles

88 years. Passed away February 8, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Wilda Jean (McDonald) (2011). Loving dad of Marcia Leeming, Wheatley, Brian Leeming, Harrow. Loving father-in-law of  Dianne Leeming, Kingsville. Loving grandpa of Corey, Chris and Cody. Dear brother of Barbara Fick and the late Ross (2001). Dear brother-in-law of late Ray (Elaine) McDonald Duane (Elsie) McDonald, Melvin (Patricia) McDonald, late Stanley (Irene) McDonald, late Marion Mrs. Jack Sykes, Darlene Murray, Caroline (Robert) Graff. Also remembered by several nieces and nephews. Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow Monday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. A service to celebrate Bob’s life will be held on Tuesday February 13, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Jon Forbes officiating. Interment at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Canadian Diabetes Association. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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LAPORTE, Marie Louise Bella (Meloche) of Harrow

Posted by on February 9, 2018

84 years. February 7, 2018 Beloved wife of 66 years to John. Loving mother of David (Cheryl) Windsor, Paul Laporte Harrow, Richard Laporte (Laurie Wigle)  , Kingsville, Michael (Grace) Laporte, Windsor and Jo-Ann Laporte (Murray Dufour), Amherstburg. Predeceased by her daughter Betty Ann Laporte (1975). Loving Mimi of 13 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and 1 on the way. Dear sister of Donald Meloche and Shirley Pogar. Predeceased by her brother Ronald.  Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation Friday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday February 10, 2018 where family and friend will meet at 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass at 10:00 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua Church 120 Munger St. W. Harrow. Interment at St. Clements Church Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Harrow food bank or St. Anthony’s Church. You may send online condolences at www.geraldasmith.ca

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DARBY Ruth DeEtta (Wright) of Chatham, formerly of Harrow

Posted by on February 9, 2018

DARBY Ruth DeEtta (Wright)

1919-2018

At age 99 years, passed away peacefully on February 6, 2018 at Riverview Gardens Chatham Ont. formerly of Harrow. Beloved wife of the late John Wilfred Darby (1995). Loving mother of Elizabeth (Roderick) McColl, Gibsons BC., Douglas Darby, Chatham Ont., Kathryn (Roger) Magnusson, Goshen KY, Charles (Diane Dietrich) Darby, North Bay Ont. Predeceased by her daughter-in-law Michelle (1998). Cherished grandma of Matthew, Christopher, Kristin, Dennis, Jessica, Caitlin and Graham. Great grandma of 11 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of the late Joyce (Raymond) McLachlan, Harrow and the late Delight (William) Rath. Ruth worked along side her husband John as an administrator of Darby’s Drug Store, and a long-time member of the Women’s Guild of St. Andrew’s Anglican Church, Harrow. Ruth was very active in the community of Harrow. Family and friends are invited to meet at St. Andrew’s Anglican Church 210 King St. E. Harrow at 11:00 am to visit until a time memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. at with Deacon Elaine Wilcox officiating. Memorial donations may be made to Chatham/Kent Community Living. Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow.You may send online condolences at www.geraldasmith.ca

 

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GRAVES, Gladys (Wilkie) of Harrow

Posted by on January 30, 2018

91 years. Passed away peacefully in the hands of her daughter surrounded by her loving family on January 30, 2018. Loving wife of the late Stanley Graves (2006). Cherished mother of Cherryll (Albert) Gay, the late David (1982) and daughter-in-law Clara Graves Schultz. Grandma of Angela Cope (Dan Carr), Bradley (Marie) Gay, Shelley (Pat) Larose, Kerri Ann (Kirk) Emberlin, Krystin Graves, Shanyn (Jeff) Bzowey and many great-grandchildren. Also remembered by several nieces and nephew especially Gary (Kathy) Graves. Gladys was a proud CKC breeder of Yorkshire Terriers for many years (Yorkharrow Kennels). She travelled with her husband Stan to dog shows winning many championship ribbons. She loved her dogs, they were her life. Visitation will be held at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow on Thursday February 1, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service to celebrate Gladys’ life 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Jon Forbes officiating. Interment at Victoria Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made to Christ Church Colchester or Windsor-Essex Humane Society. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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MUELLER; Annette Marie Rina (Rivait)

Posted by on January 25, 2018

MUELLER; Annette Marie Rina (Rivait)

77 years.  Peacefully surrounded by her loving family on January 24, 2018. Beloved wife of 58 years to John. Loving mom of the late John (1978), Shelley (Bernard) Parks, Brenda (Todd) Shepley. Loving grandma of Jamy, Jesse, John and Joshua. Predeceased by her parents Alma (1989) and Edgar (2004) Rivait. Dear sister of Yvonne (Ron) Doll, George Rivait and Debbie (Ewald) Krohn.  Sister in law of the late Mike Mueller (1998) and Mary Jane. Also remembered by many nieces and nephews. Visitation at the GERALD A. SMITH FUNERAL HOME 197 King St. W. Harrow on Sunday 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Family and friends will meet at the Harrow United Church 45 Munger St. E. Harrow on Monday January 29, 2018 to visit from 10:00 a.m. until the time of a service to Celebrate Annette’s Life at 10:30 a.m. Interment at Appin Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Harrow United Church or Alzheimer’s Society. You may send your online condolences at www.geraldasmith.ca

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GREENHAM-GARDIN, R. Maxine (Shepley) of Amherstburg

Posted by on January 22, 2018

 

88 years. Passed away suddenly and peacefully with her loving family at her side on January 21, 2018. Beloved wife of the late George Greenham (1988) and Sebastien Gardin (2013). Loving mom of the (late Gary 2015) (Marilyn), Brian (Cathy), Randy (Diane), David (Lou Ann), Paul (Patsy), Art (Carol), Sandy (Karl Neudorf).  Loving grandma of Dan, Chad, CareyAnn, Lee, Heather, Craig, Cory, Amy, Andrea, Andrew, Amanda, Melissa, Sarah, Stephen, Meaghan, Ryan, Adam, Shawn, Todd, Ashley, 28 great grandchildren and two on the way. Daughter of the late Asa and Ruby Shepley. Dear sister of Asa (Marlene), Lyle (Gail) and sister-in-law Harriet. Predeceased by her sisters, Lorna Carter, Hazel Buhler and brothers Claude, Kenneth, Erwin, Glen and Merle Shepley. Cherished aunt of many nieces and nephews. Also remembered by Gino & Elizabeth and Sebastien’s family. Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow  Wednesday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. A service to celebrate Maxine’s life will be held at the funeral home on Thursday January 25, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Frank Staples officiating. Interment at Colchester Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations to be made to Harrow United Church or charity of your choice. You may send your online condolences at www.geraldasmith.ca.

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BEETHAM, E. Yvonne (Mickle) of Harrow and Amherstburg

Posted by on January 18, 2018

93 years, passed away on January 17, 2018. Loving wife and dance partner of the late Leonard (1999). Dear sister of Lorraine (Jack) McIntyre, Chatham. Dear sister-in-law of  Eva (late Clarence) Hyatt, late Doris and the late Jack Waldron. Loving aunt of Lynda (late Don) Grondin, Ron (Jo-Anne) Waldron, Sandy (Barry) Vanbiesbrouck, late Mike McIntyre, Brian (Linda) Hyatt and Kathy (late Kit) Rousseau. Yvonne’s love was her teaching years at Malden Public School. Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow on Sunday January 21, 2018 from 2-6 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to Harrow United Church. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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PIGEON, Harold Leslie “Les” of Owen Sound formerly of Harrow

Posted by on January 17, 2018

74 years. Passed away on January 15, 2018. Beloved husband of Ruth Anne (Bornais). Loving dad of Carol Bouwman, Kim  Kaufman (Tim).  Dear papa of Taylor and Ryan. Predeceased by his brothers Carl (1959) and Ron (2013) (Harriet) Pigeon. Dear uncle of Ron Jr. (Deb), Greg (Bev) and Susan. Les retired from Ford Canada with over 30 years of service. He was a member of Unifor local 200 and the Harrow Legion Branch #338. Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Cremation has taken place. Visitation Saturday January 20, 2018 from 2-4 p.m. Memorial may be made to donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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McCARTHY, Gladys Ruth (Clark) of Leamington

Posted by on January 16, 2018

100 years on January 16, 2018. Predeceased by her husband Delbert (1976). Loving mother of Brian McCarthy. Loving grandmother of Kari Auby, Sean (Krystal) McCarthy, and great grandmother of Addison, Abigail, Carter, Nathyn, Mackenzie, Lily, Jensen and Jaxen. Dear sister of Donald (late Irene) Clark. Dear aunt of Cheryl (Paul) Lowes and family. Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow on Thursday January 18, 2018 from 12-2 p.m. followed by the funeral service. Interment Erie Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Christ Church Colchester or the Heart & Stroke Foundation. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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ANGER, G. Jay of Harrow

Posted by on January 16, 2018

76 years. January 15, 2018. Loving husband of 53 years to Brenda G. (McKinlay). Loving dad of Bradley (Anne) Anger and Donald (Penny) Anger, Harrow.  Loving grandpa of Maggie (Corey) Dawson, Jenny, Emma (Jeremy), Abby (Colin), Dawson (Suzy) and Matt. Loving great grandpa of Rowen. Predeceased by his parents Oscar and Audrey (Smith) Anger. Dear brother of Evelyn (late Tom) van Veld. Dear brother-in-law of Doug (Marion) McKinlay and Carol (Bob) Temple. Also remembered by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Jay was a life time farmer, a member of the Harrow Fair Board, was inducted to E.C. Agriculture Hall of Fame, Past Director of E.C. Soil & Crop, E.C. Federation of Agriculture, E.C. Holstein Club. He was very active in Junior Famers, E.C. 4-H and many other agricultural and community organizations.   Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Friday from 2-5 p.m. & 7-9 p.m.  A service to celebrate Jay’s life will be held at the funeral home on Saturday January 20, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. John van Omme officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Leamington.  Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Harrow Fair Board Box 555 Harrow, ON N0R 1G0. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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LAPORTE, Jerome “Jerry” of Harrow

Posted by on January 15, 2018
LAPORTE, Jerome “Jerry”

76 years on January 14, 2018. Peacefully surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of 52 years to Susan (Clifford). Cherished dad to Sherry (Elvis) Laporte-Raybon and Jerome “Butch” (Brenda) Laporte. Loving grandpa to Mykal (Jaimie) Murawski and Aaron Murawski. Loving  “Pipi” to Kaylee, Joey, Benji and Kaiden. Dear brother of Jim (Marie) Kovosi and the late Pam Black (2015). Brother-in-law of  Bob (Karen) Clifford and Terry (Lori) Clifford. Jerry had 32 years of service for Chrysler Canada, retiring in 1993. He was a member of Unifor 444, S.O.M.B.C. and 1998 Gentleman SPBC. Jerry loved his classic cars, drag cars, racing and snowmobiles.  Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Cremation has taken place. Visitation Thursday January 18, 2018 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. A special Thank You to the Doctors, Nurses and ER Staff at Erie Shores HealthCare. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Lung Association would be greatly appreciated. www.geraldasmith.ca

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HOOPER, Judy Late of Pelee Island

Posted by on January 15, 2018

61 years, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on January 13, 2018. Loving wife of Ralph. Beloved mother of Mahlon Hooper. Cherished grandma to Mason and Nolan. Sister to the Janice (Roger) Hooper, Jimmy (Ginny) Lieb, and the late John Lieb. Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visiting will be held Wednesday January 17, 2018 from 9:30a.m until the time of service at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to The Lung Association. You may send online condolences at www.geraldasmith.ca

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GRAYER: Lee Winston

Posted by on January 13, 2018

GRAYER, Lee Winston

48 years. January  12, 2018. Remembered by mother Kietha Mulder. Beloved brother to Nathan (Marija) Mulder, the late Stacey Lovell Grayer (2016). Nephews Nathan Jr., Nolan, Neo and niece Nina. Great uncle of Saydie, Kingston and Kendra. Cherished grandson of Vida (late Judson) Mulder, late Gerald and the late Ruth Grayer. Also remembered by a  host of relatives and friends. Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow on Monday January 15th from 7-9 p.m. A service to celebrate Lee’s life will be held on Tuesday January 16, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Harrow Baptist Church 2548 County 20 Rd. E, Harrow. Memorial donations may be made to Community Living Essex County. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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Elliott: Thomas Rae

Posted by on January 13, 2018

ELLIOTT, Thomas Rae

60 years. January  10, 2018. Predeceased by his dad Rae Elliott, 2016 and mother Shirley (Craig) Elliott, 2017. Loving brother of Cathy (late Blake) George, Susan (Mike) McCormick, Kenneth (Kim) Elliott. Dear uncle of Heather (Mike), Shawn, Brad, Erika, Ryan and great uncle of Madison. Cremation has taken place. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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MELEG, Anna (Kudroch) of Harrow

Posted by on January 9, 2018

96 years. January 9, 2018. Anna was predeceased by her loving husband, Samuel in 1987. Loving  mom of Milan (Eileen) Meleg, Robert (Bob) Meleg, Mary (Paul) Bewick. Loving grandma of Michael (Melanie), Jeffrey (Lisa), Matthew (Kyoko), Amy (Mike Flanagan), Rob (Laura), Adam (Emily), Sam (Lianne).  Great grandma of 16 and great great grandma of 5. Predeceased by her brother Mike Kudroch. Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation Thursday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Friday January 12, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment at Greenhill Cemetery, Kingsville. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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TAYLOR, Jeanette Virginia (Beaudoin)

Posted by on January 9, 2018

 

95 years. Passed away peacefully January 6, 2018 at Royal Oak LTC Kingsville. Beloved wife of the late Howard Edward Taylor (1975). Loving mother of Owen (Joyce) Taylor, Leamington, Brenda (Paul) Hooper, Amherstburg. Loving grandmother of late Marlene 2010 (Don) Armstrong, Erica (Jason) Dolphin, Sharon (Fred) Bolton, Karen Markham (William Gyori) and Sandi Holden. Loving great grandmother of Tyler, Jackson, Hilary, Eric, James (Cheri), Eric (Tina), Stephan (Natalie), Jennifer (Allan) and Matthew. Dear sister of Alvin (Genieve) Beaudoin, Amherstburg, Donna Smith, Tecumseh. Predeceased by her brothers Robert, James, Lynwood and sisters Shirley, Joyce and Georgia. Also remembered by many nieces and nephews. Jeanette was a life member of U.C.W. and A.C.W. St. Alban’s, Malden. Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation Saturday January 13, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. to the time of service to celebrate Jeanette’s life at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. William Strang officiating. Interment at Erie Cemetery, Colchester. Memorial donations may be made to the Salvation Army. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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MILLER, Anne (Lupsor) of Harrow

Posted by on January 5, 2018

January 3, 2018 at the age of 82 years. Predeceased by her husband Claude (1984). Dear step-mother of the late John Miller and Brenda (Lynden) Hastings. Loving sister of the late Alex (Irma) Lupsor, Virginia (late Robert) Watson, Mary (Harvey) Huber. Also remembered by many nieces and nephews. Anne owned and operated Anne’s Place. She was also the longest issuing agent for Service Ontario for 54 years. Visitation on Sunday 2-5 p.m. at Harrow Baptist Church 2548 County Rd. 20 E. Harrow. A memorial service to celebrate Anne’s life will be held Monday January 8, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Harrow Baptist Church. Memorial donations may be made to the Harrow Baptist Church or Gideon Memorial Bibles. You may send your online condolences and share memories at www.geraldasmith.ca

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HARRIS, Norma Theresa (Tremblett) of Harrow

Posted by on January 3, 2018

56 years, passed away peacefully on January 1, 2018. Loving daughter of the late Fred (1992) and Madeline Tremblett. Beloved wife of William. Dear step-mother of Roberta Harris, April (John) Tremblett-Canto, William (Deborah) Harris, James Harris, Wendy (Paul) Hyma, Tim Harris. Also remembered by many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dear sister of Mike (Neta) Tremblett, Bill (Sarah) Tremblett, Wayne Tremblett, Gerard Tremblett, Florence Tremblett and predeceased by Margaret, Kevin, Fred and Mary. Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation on Saturday January 6, 2018 from 1:30 p.m. until the time of service to celebrate Norma’s life at 3:00 p.m.  Memorial donations may be made to the Windsor-Essex Humane Society. You may send online condolences at www.geraldasmith.ca

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PALESH, Pauline (Valihora) of Windsor formerly of Harrow

Posted by on January 2, 2018

 

88 years. Passed away peacefully January 1, 2018. Beloved wife of the late John (2015). Loving mother of John (Judy) of Amherstburg, Suzanna (Paul) Bilek of LaSalle, George (Valerie) of Windsor, Robert of Windsor, Sandra (Martin) Bilek of Harrow, Elaine (George) Ardelean of Kitchener, Lydia (Trian) Folia of Palm Dale, CA, Martin (Myrtle) of LaSalle, David (Sandra) of Leamington, Ruth-Anne (John) Sulja of Amherstburg. Loving grandmother to 31 grandchildren. Great grandmother to 15. Dear sister of the late Joseph (Ruth) Valihora, Daniel (Theresa) Valihora, late Mary (John) Zavaros, and Michael (Edith) Valihora. Pauline’s  family would like to express a heartfelt thanks for the care and compassion given to our mother at Extendicare Southwood Lakes. Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation Friday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday January 6, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Clergy of the Apostolic Christian Church officiating. Interment at Colchester Memorial Cemetery. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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RAMLOCHAN, Rostant of London England formerly of Harrow

Posted by on January 2, 2018

52 years, passed away peacefully on December 19, 2017 in London, England. Cherished son of Cynthia Ramlochan Harrow and the late Harold (2017).   Predeceased by his brothers Roger (1987) and Russell (2011). Rostant’s work led him to so many countries around the world; he will be sadly missed by aunts, uncles and many friends at home and abroad.  Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation Wednesday January 3, 2018 from 7-9 p.m. A service to celebrate Rostant’s life will be held on Saturday January 6, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Harrow Mennonite Church 3167 Walker Rd. Harrow with Rev. Karen Sheil officiating. Memorial donations may be made to Harrow Mennonite Church, Canadian Diabetes Association. You may send online condolences at www.geraldasmith.ca

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WIGLE, Thelma Irene of Essex & Harrow

Posted by on December 27, 2017

93 years, December 27, 2017. Predeceased by her husbands Louis Tripp and Ray Wigle. Loving mother of Wayne (Lorraine) Tripp and Leonard Tripp. Dear grandmother of Alicia (Kyle) and Bailey. Dear sister of Leta (late Francis) Malenfant, Shirley (late Glyn) Wallace, late Gladys (late Arlo) Middleton, late Murray (late Iowne) Kimball, late Kenneth (Karen) Kimball. Also remembered by many nieces, nephews and cousins. A special thank you to the staff of the Sunparlour Home for their compassion and care. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held  at GERALD A. SMITH FUNERAL HOME 197 King St. W. Harrow on Saturday December 30, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of a memorial service at 11:00 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to Windsor Regional Cancer Centre. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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RABISHAW, Leo of Harrow and Deep River

Posted by on December 26, 2017

81 years. Passed away December 26, 2017.  Loving husband of Veronica Ware. Loving dad of Wanda Rabishaw, Carla (Regan) Catherwood and the late Daniel Rabishaw (1999). Loving grandpa of Amy (Jason), Chris (Lisa) and Joshua. Dear great grandpa of Kyla, Aidan, Denver, Carson and Harley. Predeceased by his parents Andrew and Irene Rabishaw and his sister Eva. Dear brother of the late Chris (late Polly), William (late Rita), Eddy (Rose Marie), late Mac (Anita), late Tom (late Ethel), Ray (late Rosalee), Jim (Rose Ann), Christine (Bobby) Milani and Mary (Gean Paul) Tremblay and several nieces and nephews. Leo retired from Chryslers after 31 years of service. Visitation at  Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow, Wednesday, December 27, 2017 from  7-9 p.m. and also December 29 at Valley Funeral Home, Deep River, ON from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady of Good Council Catholic Church, Deep River on Saturday December 30, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Interment Deep River Cemetery.  Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the charity of your choice. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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