GIROUX, Eveline (Mailloux)

Posted by on October 9, 2013

GIROUX, Eveline93 years, of Tilbury, passed away at Tilbury Manor on Monday, October 7, 2013.  Loving mother of Blanche Cavanagh and husband Gus Gendron, Beatrice and husband Ben Plourde, and the late Rose Mae and surviving husband Frank Merandi.  Dearest grandmother of Jeff (Christine) Cavanagh, Judy (John) MacKenzie, and Robert Plourde.  Great grandmother of Eric Cavanagh, Justin MacKenzie, Samantha MacKenzie, and step-great granchildren Dustin Fritz, Brittany Fritz, Kassandra Fritz, Dawn MacKenzie, and Matthew MacKenzie.  Great great grandma of Edward.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 12, 2013.  Memorial service to commence at 10:30 a.m. with Fr. John Johnson officiating.  Interment service to follow at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery.  Memorial donations to Muscular Dystrophy or Heart and Stroke Foundation appreciated.

 

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DOUCET, Ashley

Posted by on October 7, 2013

DOUCET, Ashley, oval21 years, of Tilbury, passed away suddenly on Friday, October 4, 2013. Beloved daughter of Paul & Kim Doucet (nee Shpak).  Dear sister of Ryan Doucet and Aaron Doucet.  Loving granddaughter of Paul & Linda Doucet, Suzie Doucet, Dave Shpak, and Debby & Doug Segee.  Ashley worked for Tim Hortons, Comber.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.  Wednesday.  Funeral procession from the funeral home Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 10:00 a.m., then to St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury for Funeral Service at 10:30 a.m.  Interment at Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery, Comber.  Memorial donations to Erie Wildlife Rescue.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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MAILLOUX, Odile (nee Lamont)

Posted by on October 7, 2013

MAILLOUx, Odile, oval96 years of Ruscom, passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2013.  Beloved wife of Ernest William “Bill” Mailloux (2011).  Loving mother of Monica & Raymond Bisson.  Dear grandmother of Michael (1986), Shawn & Lauren, Chantelle & Luke, Joseph and great-grandchildren James, Alyvia and Skylar.  Daughter of the late Patrice and Elizabeth Lamont (nee Robert).  Sister of the late Harry Lamont, Pearl Malott, Alfred Lamont, George Lamont, Rose Renaud, Mabel Larabie, and Agnes Galimore.  Visitation at from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday and at Visitation Parish Church, Comber from 10:00-10:45 a.m. on Wednesday, October 9, 2013 with Funeral Mass commencing at 11:00 a.m.  Interment at Our Lady of LourdesCemetery, Comber.  Donations to Alzheimer’s Society or Arthritis Association appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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McKeen, William “Bill”

Posted by on September 29, 2013

85 years, of Comboval picer, passed away at his residence on Saturday, September 28, 2013.  Beloved husband of Kathy (Tetreault).  Loving father of Marianne (Denis) Beausejour of Cincinnati, Michael McKeen (1979), Vicki (Mike) Tetreault of Comber, B.J. Earle of Windsor, and Jeff (Laura) McKeen of Comber.  Dearest grandfather of Denis (Robynne), Michael (Samantha), Patrick, and Mariel Beausejour, Shannon (Matt) Conliffe, Nicole (Ed) Tetreault-Ely, Sarah (Tom) Alderson, Evan and Lauren Earle, Andrew (Monique) and Brandon (Lynda) McKeen.  Great grandfather of Everett Ely, Declan Conliffe, and Tilly Beausejour.  Predeceased by parents Carl (1964) and Gladys (Sova) (1978) McKeen.  Dear brother of Vivian (1992) and Ray (2003) Hunter.  Bill was the proprietor of Bill McKeen Trucking and McKeen Bus Lines, and a member of Royal Canadian Legion Comber Branch #241.  Visitation at Paul Reaume Funeral Home, Comber from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday.  Funeral service at the funeral home Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.  Interment at McDowell Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Royal Canadian Legion Comber Branch #241 appreciated.  Sincere appreciation is extended to the Comber Fire Department for their quick and caring response.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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LESPERANCE, Shirley of Tilbury, formerly of Tecumseh

Posted by on September 27, 2013

74 years, of Tilbury, formerly of Tecumseh, passed away on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance.  Daughter of the late Joseph (1981) and Marcella (nee: Benoit, 1999) Lesperance.  Survived by 5 aunts, 1 uncle and many cousins. Interment and service at St. Anne’s Cemetery, Tecumseh, on Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.  The family would like to extend thanks to Paul Courey for his compassionate care.  Memorial donations to charity of choice appreciated. Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com Reaume Funeral Home, 6   Canal Street West, Tilbury, Ontario.

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BAILLARGEON, Joseph

Posted by on September 26, 2013

90 years, of RR 5, Tilbury, passed away surrounded by his loving family at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Thursday, September 26, 2013.  Beloved husband of the late Isabelle Baillargeon (Rondot)(2011).  Loving father of Paul and Debbie Baillargeon of Tilbury, Jeanne and Bill Meyerink of Grande Pointe, Marguerite Faubert and Wayne Gray of Merlin, Cecile and Mark Bryce of Sarnia.  Cherished grandfather of 8 grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren.  Predeceased by parents Raymond and Donalda (Quenneville) Baillargeon.  Dear brother of the late Blanche (Ulric) Morand, late George (Cecile) Baillargeon, late Henri (Cecile) Baillargeon, and late Marcel Baillargeon. Half brother of Eugene Baillargeon, Janet Laporte, the late Maurice Baillargeon, and the late Omer Baillargeon. Joseph was a member of the Geneology Society and le club d’Âge d’Or de Pointe-aux-Roches.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Visitation will continue at Visitation Church, Comber on Monday, September 30, 2013 from 9:30 a.m. until 10:15 a.m.  Funeral Mass will commence at 10:30 a.m. with interment to follow at Annunciation Cemetery, Pointe-aux-Roches.  Memorial donations to Canadian Cancer Society or charity of choice appreciated.  Online condolences may be sent to www.reaumefh.com

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DIRAISON, Francoise of Stoney Point

Posted by on September 16, 2013

92 years, of Stoney Point, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 16, 2013 at Chez Nous Lodge.  Dear sister of Jeannette Bicrel (late Michel), Louisianne and Norman Michiels, late Pierre Diraison, late Michel Diraison, and the late Catherine Diraison.  Dearly missed by many nieces and nephews. Family and Friends will be received at Visitation Parish Church, Comber from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Thursday, September 19, 2013. Funeral Mass to commence at 10:30 a.m.  Interment at Annunciation Cemetery, Stoney Point.  As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Society or a charity of your choice.

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TELLIER, Jim of Comber

Posted by on September 16, 2013

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passed away peacefully at the age of 64 at MaldenPark, on Thursday, Sept. 12th, 2013 with family beside him.  Predeceased by parents Reall (1999) and Lauretta (nee Blair, 2005) Tellier.  Dear brother to Lucille (Jules) Tremblay, Ken, Kathy (Jack) Ross and Monette (Rob) Sakashita.  Loving uncle to 6 nieces and nephews, and 13 great nieces and nephews.  Jim will be missed and fondly remembered for his kindness and sense of humour, his love of coffee and his ability to overcome many life challenges.  The family would like to extend a special thank you to Colette, Rob and Lisa for always being there for Jim, and sincere appreciation to St. Joachim Manor and the nursing staff at Malden Park for their exceptional care.  Visitation at 1 p.m. followed by Memorial Mass at 2 p.m. on Wed., Sept. 25th, 2013 at VisitationParishChurch, Comber.  Interment to follow at Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery.  Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com.

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HEEREMANS, Frank

Posted by on September 13, 2013

91 years, of Chatham, formerly of Tilbury, passed away peacefully at Riverview Gardens on Thursday, September 12, 2013.  Beloved husband of the late Evelyn (nee Marchand). Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Monday.  Parish prayers 8 p.m. Monday followed by K of C prayers at 8:30 p.m.  Funeral Mass at St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 10:30 a.m.  Interment at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery.  Memorial donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation or charity of choice appreciated.

 

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EDWARDS, Doris Mary (nee Dundas)

Posted by on September 8, 2013

Died peacefully on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at the age of 80 years with her loving family by her side.  Beloved wife of the late Herbert Edwards (1998).  Proud and loving mother of Donald Edwards and Lyne Lapointe of Gatineau, Quebec; the late Carl Edwards; Kevin and Catherine Edwards of Ottawa; Lori and Robbie Thompson of Chatham; Marylou and Mark Dawson of Chatham.  Adoring grandmother of Barbara, Donna, Elizabeth, Justin, Jeffrey, and Paul Edwards; David and Darren Richie; and Jennifer Jorge.  Cherished great grandmother of 11 grandchildren.  Predeceased by parents Carl and Jennie Mae (Fox) Dundas, and her brothers George, Lloyd, Donald and Rex.  Dear daughter-in-law of the late William and Audrey (Goodison) Edwards.  Dearly missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.  A private interment will be held a Maple Leaf Cemetery, Tilbury.  Memorial donations to Canadian Cancer Society appreciated.

 

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TETREAULT, J. Anthony (Tony), of Tilbury

Posted by on September 5, 2013

TETREAULT, Tony, oval77 years, of Tilbury, born September 10, 1935, entered into rest on Wednesday, September 4, 2013.  Beloved husband of Yvonne (Tulen).  Loving and caring father of Bernard and wife Sue Tetreault, Laura and husband Paul Ke, Jacqueline and husband Clint Brown, Peter Tetreault and wife Carole Tomajko.  Cherished grandfather of Meghan and Neil Simond, James and Gabrielle Sauve, Timothy Tetreault; Spencer, Justin, and Vanessa Ke; Anais, Kiana, and André Brown.  Predeceased by parents Arthur and Lena (Audette) Tetreault.  Dear brother-in-law of the late Mary and surviving husband Alex Rivard, John and Germain Tulen, Jack and Adeline Tulen, Jim and Lise Tulen, Betty-Ann and Ken Michie.  Dearly missed by many nieces and nephews.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Friday.  Funeral service from the funeral home Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 10 a.m., then to St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury for Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m.  Interment at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery.  Memorial donations to Canadian Cancer Society appreciated.

 

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Lépine, Denis…59 years of Tilbury, formerly of Blytheswood

Posted by on August 20, 2013

Lepine, Denis ovalPassed away on Saturday, August 17, 2013.  Loving father of Marylène (Steve) Damphouse, Isabelle (Ed Schmidt), Francis, Cathy (Chris Wylie).  Devoted grandfather of Gabrielle, Megan and Samantha.  Cremation has taken place.  Relatives and friends are invited to gather at Rose’s Restaurant, Tilbury on Sunday, August 25, 2013 from 2-6 p.m.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

 

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EDWARDS, Rose (Kiekens) of Tilbury

Posted by on August 18, 2013

EDWARDS, Rose, oval88 years, of Tilbury, passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at the Sun Parlor Home, Leamington.  Beloved wife of the late Fred Edwards (1995).  Loving mother of Janice and husband Ken Lalonde of Tilbury, Connie and husband Jim Shuttleworth of Leamington, Linda and husband Mike Getty of Leamington, David Edwards and wife Patricia of Wheatley.  Dearest grandmother of Jennifer Lalonde, Kevin Lalonde; Stephany Smith, Hilary Shuttleworth, Jason Shuttleworth; Gregg Getty, Jennelle Arnew, Marci Lyman; Jamie Edwards, Lauren Edwards; and 12 great grandchildren.  Dear sister of the late John (Von) Kiekens and surviving wife Helen, Tina and late husband Bill Lammens, Frank Kiekens and late wife Verna, the late Margaret Kiekens (1931), the late Mary and surviving husband Joseph Montpetit, the late Joseph and Clara Kiekens, and the late Jim Kiekens and surviving wife Beatrice.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday.  Funeral service from the funeral home Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 10 a.m., then to St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury for Mass at 10:30 a.m.  Interment at Erie Cemetery, Wheatley.  Memorial donations to Canadian Cancer Society, Multiple Sclerosis Society, or charity of choice appreciated.

 

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CHAPUT, Anna Irene (née Damphousse) of Comber

Posted by on August 14, 2013

87 years, of RR 2, Comber, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance.  Beloved wife of 62 years to the late Adelord Chaput (2009).  She will be sadly missed by her three children;  Ernest (Bev) Chaput of Tilbury, Diane Gardiner of Merlin, Robert (Rosemary) of Tilbury; and her sister Theresa (Joe(2005)) Laliberte; and sister-in-law Rita (Don) Pare of Tilbury.  She will be greatly missed by her 8 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.  Predeceased by parents Hermidas and Marie Louise (nee Roi) Damphousse-Bellemore; brothers Louis (Hazel) Damphouse, Vincent Damphousse; son-in-law Wayne Gardiner (1985); and daughter-in-law Diane Chaput (2008).  Dear aunt to many nieces and nephews.  Anna was blessed with many generations of friends and neighbours and she will be remembered for her gentle kindness.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Friday.  Funeral service at the funeral home Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 10:30 a.m.  Interment at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery. Memorial donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation or Royal Canadian Legion Branch #206 appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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Mazerolle, Catherine (Kitty) (nee Lahey)

Posted by on August 14, 2013

With sad and heavy hearts, the family announce her passing on Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at the age of 90.  Survived by her brothers; John and Ronald Lahey of Cape Broyle Newfoundland, her children and their spouses; Ron & Silvya Mazerolle, Arlene Mazerolle & Derek Boyes, Denise & Winston Morris, and grandchildren; Kyle and Tyler Mazerolle, Bobby Boyes, and Shane and Chantal Morris.  Born in Cape Broyle, Newfoundland, Kitty married Joe Mazerolle and enjoyed 54 memorable years together, until his passing in 2009.  Kitty was a gifted story-teller and would hold her grandchildren spellbound with vibrant stories of her childhood.  The family would like to thank the loving and skilled staff and all the residents at Hudson Manor who made her feel so at home.  The expert care of Dr. Bryan and the nurses at Bayshore was also most appreciated.  Visitation at Paul Reaume Funeral Home, Comber on Friday, August 16, 2013 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m.; parish prayers Friday at 8:00 p.m.  Family and friends will be received at Visitation Parish Church, Comber, on Saturday, August 17, 2013 from 9:30 a.m. until 10:15 a.m.  Funeral Mass to commence at 10:30 a.m.  As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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DAMPHOUSE, MARGARET MARY (BREAULT) of Essex

Posted by on August 13, 2013

DAMPHOUSE, Margaret, ovalOur loving mom and memere passed away peacefully at the age of 83, Tuesday August 13, 2013 at Season Retirement Home in Belle River.  Loving Mother of Mary Ann Damphouse (2010), Ron & Pat, Larry (1977), Bob & Stephanie, Sue & Gerald Bechard, Jim & Joy (2011).  Proud Memere to 15 grandchildren and soon to be 13 great grandchildren.  Predeceased by her parents Elzear and Florence Breault (nee Mailloux).  Sister of the late Don (surviving wife Rita), Len(Betty), late Tom (surviving wife Joanne), and Bev Heuston (Tom).  Also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Margaret was born in Tilbury and lived in Inwood and Staples before retiring in Essex.  The most precious part of her life was the love for her family.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury on Thursday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Service at the Funeral Home on Friday, August 16, 2013 at 10:30 a.m.  Interment to follow at Holy Redeemer Cemetery , Staples.  In lieu of flowers donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be gratefully appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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TILSON, Elva (Musgrove) of Kingsville

Posted by on August 12, 2013

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93 years, of Kingsville, formerly of Windsor and Staples, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 10, 2013 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital.  Beloved wife of the late John Edward (Ed) Tilson (2006) for over 65 years.  Loving mother of Howard Tilson and wife Eleanor of Tecumseh, Marlyn and husband Fred Drouillard of Lynden, Lee and husband John Knott of Kingsville.  Proud grandmother of Karen, Jeff, Michael and fiancée Allison, James, Mike and wife Mary, Lisa, and great grandmother of four.  Predeceased by her parents Burt and Leota (Coffey) Musgrove.  Dear sister of Jean and husband Jim Mayer, and the late Helen Haggins, Buck Musgrove, Maisie Myles, and Dorothy Barclay.  Dear sister-in-law of Grace Getty, Royce Tilson and fiancée Lynne Wollison.  Dearly missed by many nieces and nephews.  Elva was a long-time member of the former Maple Grove United Church, and a member of Comber Good Luck Rebekah Lodge #297 for over 60 years.  Visitation at Paul Reaume Funeral Home, Comber from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday.  Rebekah service 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.  Funeral service at the funeral home Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.  Mrs. Sue Anderson officiating.  Interment at McDowell Cemetery, Comber.  As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of your choice.

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GARDINER, Maxine Marilyn

Posted by on August 6, 2013

GARDINER, Marilyn Maxine

Of Tilbury, passed away on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at the age of 74.  Born in Chatham, Ontario on November 16, 1938, daughter of the late Archie McCoig and late Bessie (Graham) Gardiner. Survived by three sisters, Shirley and late Rene Blair of Jeannette’s Creek, Joyce and late LeeRoy Taylor of Straffordville, Patricia and late Mervyn Quiding of Tilbury and one brother Richard and Patricia Gardiner of Merritt, British   Columbia.  Predeceased by brother Archie LeRoy and sister Catherine Grace.  Eleven nieces and nephews and many great nieces and nephews. Maxine retired from Public Library Service to Tilbury and KentCounty in 1998 after 41 years of service. She was involved in community affairs, particularly Girl Guide movement,  District Chamber of Commerce, Coordinator of Centennial Celebration 1987, Citizen of the year 1980, Heart of Gold recipient 1990, Editor of Centennial Book Celebration of Century 1887-1987. Maxine was a local Historian, Archivist, Genealogist, Artist, Writer, and Musician. She was a member of the Lt. Patrick Wilson Chapter IODE for the past 25 years. Maxine had a passion for painting, literature, history and music from a young age and well into her retirement.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Thursday.  IODE service 7 p.m. Thursday.  Funeral service at the funeral home Friday August 9, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to Tilbury Historical Society, Lt. Patrick Wilson Chapter IODE or to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.

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RIVAIT, Edmond of Tilbury

Posted by on August 6, 2013

79 years, of Tilbury, passed away at Chatham Kent Health Alliance on Monday, August 5, 2013.      Loving father of Deborah Mifflin (Kim), Paul (Yvette White), late Marcel, late John, Wayne (Tammy), late Brian, Shelly Schmeltz (Ronald) and Kevin (Michelle).   Cherished grandfather to 18 grandchildren and  8 great grandchildren.  Predeceased by 2 grandchildren.  Also survived by 2 brothers, 1 sister and several nieces and nephews.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from  2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday.  Funeral service from the funeral home on Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.  Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation  appreciated.

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STACEY, Ovaline (Thibert), 88 years of Comber,

Posted by on August 4, 2013

STACEY, Ovaline, recent years, oval2passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Tilbury Manor on Saturday, August 3, 2013.  Beloved wife for 66 years of the late Morris Stacey (2011).  Loving mother of Kathleen (Jerome) Caza, Janet (Jeff) Edwards, Beatrice, Gary (Tammy), James (Joann), John (Darlene), and foster son George (Nancy) Taylor.  Cherished grandmother of 16 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren.  Predeceased by parents Narcisse and Souphranie (Duquette) Thibert, great granddaughter Laura Caza, and foster son Garnet Merritt.  Dear sister of Marie Cox, Anne Wolinsky, Theresa Alexander, Beatrice Laframbroise, Paul Thibert, and the late Ernest, Leo, Alec, Jules, Raymond, Henry, Philippe, Angeline Serdan, and Laurina.  Ovaline was the Comber librarian for 30 years, an active longstanding member of the Ladies Auxiliary Royal Canadian Legion and I.O.D.E. in Comber. She worked the gates at the Comber Fair for several years, greeting locals and visitors in both French and English (No one got past her!).  She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Her family was everything to her and she was everything to them.  Funeral Mass at St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 10:30 a.m.  Cremation to follow, with interment at McDowell Cemetery at a later date.  Memorial donations to Comber Agricultural Society appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

 

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DUPLESSIS, Emma of Tilbury,

Posted by on August 1, 2013

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98 years, of Tilbury, passed away peacefully at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Tuesday, July 30, 2013.  Born in Hliboka, Austria on October 22, 1914.  Beloved wife of the late Francis (Frank) Duplessis (1968).  Daughter of the late Frank and Anne (Sauer) Scherle.  Dear mother of Alice and late husband Dr. Jim Recker of St. Clair Beach, Beatrice Mallette of Toronto, Gordon and wife Sarah Duplessis of Chatham, Shirley Ann and Ken Mailloux of Comber.  Predeceased by sons-in-law Victor Mallette (2009) and Peter Lanoue.  Proud grandmother of 12 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, and numerous great great grandchildren.  Dearly missed by many nieces and nephews.  Also greatly missed by feline companion “Poopsie”.  Survived by one stepsister Marion and husband Melton Bockman of San Jose, California.  Predeceased by brother Carl Scherle (1982) and his wife Jean Scherle (1993).  Predeceased by stepbrother Rudy Scherle (2006) and his wife Ilene (Bunny) Scherle (2008), late stepsister Isabelle and late husband Harold Scannel, late stepsister Catherine and late husband Victor Vorce.  Emma was a 70 year member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Women’s League, a life member and past president of St. Charles Altar Society, a life member of Elizabeth S. Sharp Chapter IODE, a current member of the Comber Chapter IODE, a life member of the Treasions of the Ursuline Sisters of Chatham, and a member of Comber Golden Age Club, Merlin Friendship Club, Wheatley and District friendship Club, and Tilbury Leisure Centre.  Emma received the Golden Heart Award for Volunteer Services, and she was recognized in June 1993 by KentCounty’s Warden Dennis Scott and Essex-Kent MP Jerry Pickard as one ofKentCounty’s most outstanding senior citizens.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.  Sunday.  C.W.L. prayers 2 p.m. Sunday.  IODE service 7 p.m. Sunday.  Parish prayers 8 p.m. Sunday.  Funeral service from the funeral home Monday, August 5, 2013 at 10:00 a.m., then to St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury for Mass at 10:30 a.m.  Interment at St.FrancisXavierCemetery.  Memorial donations to St. Francis Xavier Church Building Fund or Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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BORNAIS, Paul Joseph of St. Joachim

Posted by on July 30, 2013

69 years,oval pic died peacefully on July 29, 2013 at home surrounded by his family and holding his wife’s hand.  Precious husband for almost 45 years to Pauline (nee Janisse).  Predeceased by his parents Alfred (1990) and Florence Bornais (1976) (nee Laliberte), father in law, André Janisse, (1976) and his niece Kelley, (1994). Loving father of Jeannine (Alan Jackson), Langley, BC, Renée, (Jason Wintermute), St. Clair Beach,  Robert (Alison), Windsor, Jacqueline (Sven Poysa), Toronto, and Daniel (Emily), Ottawa.  Dearest pépé to Karina and Eric Wintermute, Maxime, Clara, and Noah Poysa, and Mila Bornais.  Dear brother to Jeanne (James Goodreau).  Dear son in law to Alice (Robillard) Janisse. Dear brother in law to Albert Janisse (Stephanie) and Maurice Janisse (Patricia). Loving uncle to nine nieces and nephews.  Paul was a dedicated teacher and Department Head at Tilbury District High School for 29 years, past president of the St. Joachim Athletic Association, and coached numerous sports at school and in the community.  Paul enjoyed golfing with his sons and other family and friends as well as long distance cycling.  He was an avid wood worker and many articles of his craft can be seen in his and his children’s homes.  Paul and Pauline loved to travel and spent many winters in Florida.  Paul was a member of the Visitation Parish Fundraising Committee for over ten years, organizing many successful golf tournaments.  He was also a member of La Chorale from Visitation Parish and a former reader, commentator, Eucharistic minister, and greeter.  Paul had such a positive outlook on life and a wonderful joie de vivre!  Visitation at on Wednesday, July 31, 2013 from 2 – 5 and 7 – 9:00 p.m. with parish prayers at 8:00p.m. and on Thursday, August 1, 2013 from 9:30 a.m. until time of funeral mass at 10:30 a.m at Visitation Parish, Comber.  Cremation has already taken place.  As your expression of sympathy, memorial tributes to Visitation Parish Building Fund or to Transition to Betterness Fund would be appreciated by the family.  The family invites you to share your memories and condolences at www.reaumefh.com

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REAUME, Carol Anne (nee: Labadie) of Tilbury,

Posted by on July 29, 2013

REAUME, Carol Anne, square enhanced 264 years, of Tilbury, passed away suddenly on Sunday, July 28, 2013.  Loving mother of Kim Reaume and Candy St. John.  Predeceased by parents Raymond Labadie (2001) and Marjorie “Joy” (Taylor) Labadie (1975). Cherished grandmother of Colin Hitchcock, Laura Joy Clayton, Darnell and Tyler St. John-Worth.  Beloved sister of Bill (Marg) Labadie, the late Michael Labadie, Debbie Labadie (Jim St. John), Wendy Labadie (Joe Richie), and Ed (Angie) Labadie all of Tilbury.  Cherished aunt of many nieces and nephews.   Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 from 1 p.m. until time of service at 3 p.m. Fr. John Johnson officiating.  Memorial donations to Canadian Cancer Society or charity of choice appreciated. Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Windsor

McDONALD, James “Jim”

Posted by on July 28, 2013

McDONALD, James, square73 years, of Tilbury, passed away at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Saturday, July 27, 2013.  Beloved husband of the late Carol (Ellwood).  Loving father of Scott and wife Darlene.  Dearest grandpa of Jordan and Jason.  Predeceased by parents Jerome & Mary (Marshall) McDonald.  Dear brother of the late Jerome “Jerry” McDonald and Margaret Carson.  Jim enjoyed his hobby of raising pigeons for most of his life, and was a retiree of International Harvester in Chatham.  In respect of Jim’s wishes, there will be no visitation.  Following cremation, a private family committal service will be held at a later date at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery.  Memorial donations to the O.S.P.C.A. appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

 

 

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DUPUIS, John Ernest of Chatham;

Posted by on July 24, 2013

DUPUIS, John, oval84 years, of Chatham, passed away peacefully at Riverview Gardens on Tuesday, July 23, 2013.  Beloved husband of Jeanne (Charron).  Loving father of Ronald, the late Luke (2001), Jerome, John, Jo-Anne, Rachelle and late husband Pat Marchand (2009), and Mark.  Dearest grandfather of 13 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.  Predeceased by parents William & Florence (Freker) Dupuis.  Dear brother of the late Luella (late husband Ken) Tolmie, the late Bernard Dupuis, the late Kathleen (late husband Jack) Grifka, the late George (surviving wife Corinne) Dupuis, the late Lawrence (surviving wife Mary Helen) Dupuis, Ray (Rita) Dupuis, Agnes (Charles) Labonte, Ernest (Pauline) Dupuis, Eugene (Sue) Dupuis, and Pauline (late husband Joseph) St. Pierre.  Dear brother-in-law of Gerard (Maria) Charron, Annette Martin, the late Evelyn (surviving husband Clifford) Quinlan, and the late Omer Charron, Blanche Charron, Laurette Boucher, Roland Charron, Florence Charron, and Theresa Sterling.  Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews.  John was a Third Order Franciscan.  He served in the Royal Canadian Navy from 1950-1955, and worked as a custodian at Ontario Provincial Police station in Chatham after his retirement from Ford Motor Company in Windsor and Orangeville.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Friday.  Parish prayers 8 p.m. Friday.  Funeral service from the funeral home Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 10 a.m., then to St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury for Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m.  Interment at St. Joachim Cemetery.  Memorial donations to Right to Life Kent or Alzheimer Society appreciated.

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor