HURST, Sarah of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on November 25, 2016

2016_11_24_13_16_100053HURST, Sarah (Sadie) Lydia (nee Vallance)

92 years, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at her home in Leamington. Beloved wife of the late Donald (2014) with whom she shared 62 years of marriage. Loving mother of Thomas and wife Peggy, Joan and husband Jorge Marzetti, John Hurst, Bruce Hurst and wife Cindy. Adored grandmother of Jane, Paul, Dustin and Jocelyn. Dear sister-in-law of late Leonard (late Mary), the late John (Wilma), and the late Dorothy Grieve (late Kay). Aunt to many nieces and nephews. Sarah was a Life Member since 1982 of the Margaret Ramsay Auxiliary of the Women’s Missionary Society at Knox Presbyterian Church. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday from 4 -7 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Sarah’s life will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 11 a.m. Rev. Thomas Kay officiating. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations, made by cheque, to the Erie Shores Hospice would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make an online donation at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2697/Sarah-Hurst/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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McCallum, Marion of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on November 25, 2016

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82 years, passed away peacefully on Thursday November 24, 2016. Beloved wife of Allan. Dear mother of Margaret McCallum (Matt), Fiona Kydd (Steven), Elspeth McCallum (Ron). Loving grandmother of Victor Lesperance, Melissa Lesperance, William Kydd, Christopher Kydd, Ian Jovanovich, Nicole McCallum, Natasha Felder (Josh) and great grandmother of Kaley, Skyla, Eli, Charlotte, Ayden, Riley and Lincoln. Predeceased by sister Margaret and brother Tom. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Monday November 28, 2016 from1 p.m. until 3 p.m. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2701/Marion-McCallum/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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Bigley, Lynn Ann (nee Woltz) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on November 23, 2016

paper-photo-bigley-lynn-ann-copyBigley, Lynn Ann (nee Woltz)

61 years, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Monday November 21, 2016 at Erie Shores Hospice. Beloved wife of Doug. Dear mother of Doug Jr. (Kelly) and the late Stacey (2016) (Chantal). Loving grandmother of Cody and Darian, Sebastian and great grandmother of Paisley. Dear sister of Don (Isabel), Nancy Bachmeier (Joe), Sam (the late Diane), Tom, Cheryl Imeson (Bill Finlay) and the late Ron and Randy “Buck” Woltz. Lynn is also survived by several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. At Lynn’s request there will be no visitation or service. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Erie Shores Hospice. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2694/Lynn-Ann-Bigley/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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Wittine, Mary of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on November 23, 2016

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93 years, passed away peacefully on Tuesday November 22, 2016 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Born July 5, 1923 in Rotenstein, Slovenia and a resident of Kingsville since 1952. Beloved wife of the late Wilhelm (2004). Cherished mother of Brigitte Staudt (Dennis), Willi Wittine (Wendy) and Heidi Wittine. Beloved Oma of Nicholas Staudt and fiancee’ Alex, Michael Staudt (Andrea), Samantha Kukucka , Christopher Wittine, Jennifer Wittine and fiance’ Miles. Mom was an exceptional cook, especially with her German culinary and baking skills. Besides her family, faith was most important in her life. Oma will forever be missed and loved. “Rest in Peace.” The family wish to extend their sincere thanks to the second floor nursing staff at LDMH and the staff at the Sun Parlour Home for their compassionate care. Visiting at St. Michael’s Church, 21 Elliott Street Leamington on Friday November 25, 2016 from 10 a.m. until Mass of the Resurrection at 11 a.m. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2695/Mary-Wittine/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Gubinczki, Kathleen “Katie” Margaret of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on November 23, 2016

paper-photo-gubinczki-katie-copyGubinczki, Kathleen “Katie” Margaret

90 years, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 21, 2016 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Michael Gubinczki (1995) for almost 50 years. Katie will be missed by her companion Armin Lehn. Loving mother of the late Jim (2016) (Charlene), Robert Gubinczki, Rose Gubinczki (Bob Ericson). Special grandmother of Chantal (Jay Young), Greg Gubinczki (Hailey). Proud great grandmother of Zoe, Zeke, Ayla and Ella. Dear sister of Mary Hornyak (late Steve) and sister-in-law Rose. Predeceased by brother John Horvath. She will be missed by her nieces and nephews. Katie loved to dance, sew, cook and bake and her true passion was to be always sure that you were well fed during a visit. Even at the age of 90, Katie enjoyed spending time on her iPad looking for new recipe and quilt ideas as well as checking updates on Facebook. At Katie’s request, cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to the Canadian Cancer Society may be made by contacting the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631). Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2693/Kathleen-Gubinczki/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Wiper, Clare of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on November 23, 2016

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82 years, passed away suddenly on Tuesday November 22, 2016. Beloved husband of Diane. Dear father of Jamie (Sandy), Nicole Ormond (Jeff), Michelle Mineau (Bill), Shannon (Marla). Loving grandfather of Brytany Archer (Joel), Taylor (Justin), Brandon, Braydan, Keely and great grandfather of Charlie. Dear brother of Ray (the late Elva), Betty Nadlin (Dan), Rick (Trudy) and the late Harold. Dear brother-in-law of Bob and Darlene Daudlin. Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Friday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Saturday November 26, 2016 at St. Michael’s Church, 21 Elliott Street Leamington from 9 a.m. until time of Memorial Service at 10 a.m. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Windsor Downtown Mission. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2696/Clare-Wiper/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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WATSON, Donald of Staples, Ontario

Posted by on November 16, 2016

web-photo-watson-donald-copyWATSON, Donald

50 years, passed away suddenly at home on Sunday, November 13, 2016. Dear father of Matthew (Danielle) and David (Jennifer). Dear son of Carol (Larry) and the late Lloyd (1994). Dear brother of Laurie Slingerland (Stephen), Donna Bondy (John). Donald will be missed by many Aunts, Uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and in-laws. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Donald’s life at the Funeral Home on Friday, November 18, 2016 at 11 a.m. Rev. John van Omme officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Canadian Tire Jump Start, Jamie Reid Kids Hockey Fund. Friends may share memories at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2686/Donald-Watson/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Wharram, Murray Robert of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on November 16, 2016

web-photo-wharram-murray-copyWharram, Murray Robert

71 years, was called home by his Savior after a lengthy illness surrounded by his family, on Monday, November 14, 2016. Beloved husband of Linda (Brush) for 47 years. Cherished father of Tricia Forsey (Steve), Jennifer Scheib (Jason), Matthew Wharram. Adored Papa of Victoria and Hope Forsey, and Justin and Trevor Scheib. Older brother of Stanley Wharram (Denise). Loved by many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Robert and Doris Wharram. Thanks to the special staff on 2 West at the Sun Parlor Home in Leamington for their loving care. Following a private family burial, a memorial service to celebrate Murray’s life will be held at Harrow Baptist Church, 2548 County Rd. 20 E., Harrow, on Friday, November 18, 2016 at 11 a.m. Visiting at the church on Friday from 10 a.m. until time of memorial service. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to Cure PSP or Harrow Baptist Church may be made by contacting the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631). Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2687/Murray-Wharram/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Oliveira, John of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on November 16, 2016

Oliveira, John

86 years, passed away peacefully at Franklin Gardens, Leamington on Tuesday November 15, 2016. Beloved husband of Maria (Cardoso). Dear father of Margaret Shires (Roger), Diane Simpson (Jeffery), Suzie Oliveira (Rob Piasentini) and the late Dennis Oliveira. Loving Vavô of Jaimen, Raelyn, Kallie, Kourtney, Devin, Theron and Aubrey. Dear brother of Joana Oliveira, Maria de Deus Oliveira. Predeceased by siblings Viriato, Manuel and Antonio Oliveira, Gloria Franco and Antonieta Franco. Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Visiting at St. Michael’s Church, 21 Elliott Street Leamington on Thursday November 17, 2016 from 1 p.m. until Mass of the Resurrection at 2 p.m. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Lung Assoc., Alzheimer Society or charity of your choice. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2688/John-Oliveira/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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WATTERWORTH, Lesley Ann

Posted by on November 7, 2016

web-photo-watterworth-lesley-copyWATTERWORTH, Lesley Ann

42 years, passed away on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Beloved daughter of Veronica Watterworth and the late Keith Watterworth. Dear sister Kim Sauve (Brennan Malott) and Bryon Watterworth (Amy). Loving aunt of Joshua, Dustin, Nolan, Jaxon, Leeanne and Corey. Lesley will be missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Wednesday from 6p.m. until time of the Memorial Service to celebrate Lesley’s life at 8p.m. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Hiatus House. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Gazzellone, Peter of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

web-photo-gazzellone-peterGazzellone, Peter
59 years, passed away peacefully at his residence with his beloved wife Jennifer by his side. Dear father of Christine Hutchins (Derrick). Loving grandfather of Mason. Dear son of Casimiro and the late Maria. Dear brother of Domenic (Vicki), Celeste Palumbo (Tony), Lil Redman (Kevin) and Ralph. Several nieces and nephews also survive. At Peter’s request, cremation has taken place. Memorial Visitation at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Sunday October 30, from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.  Memorial Service celebrating Peter’s life will be held from the funeral home on Monday October 31, at 10:00 a.m.. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Erie Shores Hospice. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2667/Peter-Gazzellone/obituary.html#tribute-start.

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Klym, Anastasia of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

paper-photo-klym-anastasia-copyKlym, Anastasia

87 years, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at the Sun Parlor Home in Leamington. Beloved wife of the late Michael (1986). Dear and devoted mother of Alex (Lorraine), Georgia Klym-Skeates (Wayne), Jennie Klym-Brown (Rodney), Bill (Jan), Chris (Nordianah), Joe (Laura). Loving grandmother of Tim Dawson, Dan Dawson (Alena), Michael Skeates, Mariana Skeates, David Klym, Jack Klym, Grant Klym, Adam Klym and A.J. Klym. Proud great grandmother of Carly, Tyler and Danielle Dawson. Predeceased by her sisters Regina Ferentinou and Maria Kryschuk (late Mike). Dear aunt of Terry, Bob and Jim Kryschuk.. Special thank you to the caring staff at the Sun Parlor Home for their compassionate care and support of mom. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Sunday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Anastasia’s life will be held at the funeral home on Monday, October 31, 2016 at 11 a.m. Fr. Tom Hrywna officiating. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to the Alzheimer Society, Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2671/Anastasia-Klym/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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GRAHAM, Ronald of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

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84 years, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family following a tragic accident on Monday, October 24, 2016 at Windsor Regional Hospital, Ouellette Campus. Beloved husband of the late Irene (2002). Dear father of Debbie Moody (Dave Ferguson)(the late Casey 2011), Laurie Pearce, Dale Graham, Sandy Reaume (the late Frank 2001), the late Judy Biekx (2009)(Ed). Loving grandfather of 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Kirk Graham (Barbara), Marjorie Rivait (Paul) and brother-in-law of Marjorie Newton, Pat Brunet and the late Barbara Fast (Jake). Ron will be missed by several nieces and nephews. Memorial visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Memorial Service to celebrate Ron’s life at the Funeral Home on Friday, October 28, 2016 at 1 p.m. Interment of cremated remains at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Erie Shores Hospice. Friends may share memories at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2669/Ronald-Graham/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Girardin, Perry James of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

paper-photo-girardin-perryGirardin, Perry James

53 years, passed away peacefully on Saturday October 22, 2016 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Dear son of the late Betty and Levi (Bus) Girardin. Perry will be remembered by his family Mark (Warren and Parker) , Donna and Valerie and by his siblings Marni Ribble (Don), Andy Girardin (Laurie) and Robert Girardin (Judy). Survived by nieces and nephews, Dawn Marie (Doug), Derek (Brenda, Kassia and Joshua), Levi, Myles (Landon) and Atley. Cremation. A private family burial will take place at a later date. “Perry’s family wish to express their sincere thanks to all the Nurses, Doctors and staff at Leamington Hospital for all the loving care they provided for the last 30 years. ” Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2664/Perry-Girardin/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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Tiessen, Nellie of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

web-photo-tiessen-nellieTiessen, Nellie

84 years, passed away Saturday October 22, 2016, after enduring much physical pain. Beloved wife of the late Martin Tiessen (1993). Dear mother of Dan (Esther), Dave (Janice), the late Judy Tiessen Martel (Peter) and Esther Tiessen (Doug Ward). Loving Oma to Mark and Melissa, the late Tim, Chris, Ben and Jolene, Rachel, Levi and Sherrie, Emily, James, Jesse, Nick and Sam, and great grandmother to Hannah, Leah and Bethany. Dear sister of Toni Krahn (the late George), Theresa Ediger (the late Jake), Jake Lehn (Elizabeth), Peter Lehn (Lydia). Predeceased by an infant brother Jacob (1916) and an infant sister Maria (1933), brothers Ed Lehn (the late Anna), Henry Lehn (Christine) and sisters Louise Penner (the late Jake), Tina Pauls (the late Bernie). Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Mom knew how to work hard and fast, and taught the same to her children. She loved working with her family on the farm, and then working at the Mennonite Home (for over 20 years), the Etcetera shop (for over 30 years) and in her church. She had an incredible gift of hospitality, making sure people felt welcome and were well fed. Mom loved her children, grandchildren and greatchildren beyond measure, but her greatest love was her Saviour and Lord Jesus Christ. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre Thursday 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Nellie’s life will be held at the Leamington United Mennonite Church, 78 Oak Street East Leamington on Friday October 28, 2016 at 11 a.m., Pastors Vic Winter and Cathrin van Sintern-Dick officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Mennonite Central Committee or Leamington Mennonite Home. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2668/Nellie-Tiessen/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Willms, Alfred J. of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

web-photo-willms-alfredWillms, Alfred J.

89 years, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 22, 2016. Beloved husband of the late Irene (July 28, 2016). Dear father of Ron (Janet), Richard (Peppy) and Jamie (Cindy). Loving grandpa to Justin (Jessica), Amber, Kelsey, Rachel (Mike), Sarah, Katie and Ben and great grandpa to Ajinn, Janessa, Charlotte and Madeline. Dear brother of Jake Willms (the late Esther) the late Eleanor Neufeld (Ed and his wife Elfrieda). Many nieces and nephews also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Monday 2 pm. to 6 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Alfred’s life, from the Leamington United Mennonite Church, 78 Oak Street East Leamington on Tuesday October 25, 2016 at 11 a.m. Rev. Vic Winter officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Leamington Hospital Foundation (Dialysis Unit) or the Leamington Mennonite Home. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2666/Alfred-Willms/obituary.html#tribute-start.

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Mouawad, Maurice of Ottawa, formerly Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

paper-photo-mouawad-mauriceMouawad, Maurice

61years, passed away in Ottawa. Dear son of the late Chahade and Alia Mouawad. Dear brother of Barakat (Naomi), Bakhos (Mary), Bachier (Mary-Anne). Predeceased by sister Marie and brothers, Alex (Collette), Sarkis (Mary Jane) and Samir. Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Thursday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Anthony’s Parish, 280 Talbot Street East, Leamington on Friday October 28, 2016 at 10 a.m. Monsignour Charles Saad officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.

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WHALEY, Alfred of Wheatley, Ontario

Posted by on October 20, 2016

WHALEY, Alfred

89 years, passed away on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband for 50 years of the late Joyce (2000). Dear father of Judy Wilson and husband Ron, Pat MacDonald and husband Blair, Janice Janzer and husband Tim, the late Kent Whaley and wife Cheryl, Roy Whaley and wife Jodie. Loving grandfather of 10 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Murray Whaley (Marilyn), the late Edith Bride (late George), the late Rex Whaley (late Kay), Doreen Scratch (late Hugh), Eleanor Laramie (late Laverne). Alfred will be missed by friends from Huntsville, Greg and Pat Ball, Brad and Sally Beck, Larry and Diane Rollins. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Alfred’s life at the Funeral Home on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. Interment Erie Cemetery, Wheatley. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Canadian Liver Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may share memories at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2660/Alfred-Whaley/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Brandt, Ken of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 18, 2016

paper-photo-brandt-kenneth-copyBrandt, Ken

56 years, passed away peacefully at Erie Shores Hospice on Monday October 17, 2016. Dear partner of Barb Nolan-Merrigan. Dear son of Stan Brandt and the late Mary (1987). Dear brother of Carol Peltier (the late Terry) and Calvin. Ken will always be remembered by Barb’s children, Randi-Lee Nolan and Donald Nolan and Randi’s children Constance, Carter and James. Dear uncle of Dustin and Charity, B. J. and Mandy and great uncle of Hestyn, Landyn and Starlette. Also survived by an uncle Harold (Helen). Ken will be missed by his furry friends, Fuzzy and White.Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Friday October 21, 2016 from 1 p.m. until time of Funeral Service at 3 p.m. Rev. Liz Chaplin officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Erie Shores Hospice. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2658/Ken-Brandt/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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Furmanek, Vera of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 18, 2016

paper-photo-furmanek-veraFurmanek, Vera

93 years, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Leamington District Memorial Hospital on Monday, October 17, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Kazimierz (2008). Loving mother of Nina Young and late husband Terry (2003), Alicja Cinnamond and husband Tony, Mary Lawrence and husband Dennis. Adored grandmother of Tyler and Adam Young, Cathy Moreira (Phil), Ryan Lawrence (Michelle), Whitney Lawrence, and proud great Babcia of Landon Young and Alexandra Moreira. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 from 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Service to celebrate Vera’s life at 11 a.m. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to Canadian Diabetes Association or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2655/Vera-Furmanek/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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RAFFOUL, George

Posted by on October 16, 2016

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90 years, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 15, 2016. Beloved husband of Annie. Dear father of Sam (Mae), Sr. Rafka Raffoul, Joe (Mona), Mike (Mona), Marie George (Joe), Maurice (Msahiya), Betty Boutros (Joseph) and John (Marlene). Loving grandfather to eighteen grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren also survive. Dear brother of the late Assad (the late Maria), the late Backous (the late Melia), the late Kalil (the late Hassna), the late Shamma, Alia (the late Tom) and the late John. Also, many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Monday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection from St. Anthony’s Parish, 280 Talbot Street East, Leamington on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 10 a.m. Monsignour Charles Saad officiating. Entombment Erie Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made to St. Anthony’s Church Building Fund. Friends may send condolences or make a donation at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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GOULET, Esther (Tomek) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 8, 2016

GOULET, Esther (Tomek)

78 years, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Friday, October 7, 2016 at Franklin Gardens. Beloved wife of Donald. Dear mother of Brian and Christine, Lori and Chris King, Rodney and Marsha. Loving grandmother of Matthew, Emily, Christopher and Haley. Dear sister of Rudy and Susan Tomek. Predeceased by her parents John and Evelyn Tomek. Her in-laws Adrian and Irene Goulet. Her brothers, John and Mike and sister, Ruth. Esther will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. A Private Family Service will be held at a later date. Esther’s family wishes to thank the staff, nurses and doctors at Franklin Gardens for their care of Esther. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Windsor Essex Cancer Centre or Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends may share memories or make donations at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2645/Esther-Goulet/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Klassen, Theresa (nee Sieler) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 7, 2016

Klassen, Theresa (nee Sieler)

67 years, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of Rudy for 46 years. Dear mother of Rob (Jenn) and Kevin (Melise). Loving grandmother of Caleb, Elijah and Reagan. At Theresa’s request, cremation has taken place. Memorial visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Friday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. A private family memorial service to celebrate Theresa’s life, will be held from the funeral home. Rev. Jason Harris officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Leamington Mennonite Home. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2641/Theresa-Klassen/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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NAJEM, Joseph B. of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 7, 2016

NAJEM, Joseph B.

76 years, passed away suddenly on October 5, 2016. Beloved husband of Annie (nee Jabbour) for over 54 years. Dear father of Betty (Alex) George, Joanne (Joe) Badour, Diane (Jim) Nehmetallah, Tom (Tanja) Najem, Peter (Faten) Najem. Loving Jidu of 19 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Dear son of the late Boutros and Betty Najem and son-in-law of the late Youssef and Foutine Jabbour. Dear brother of the late Ben (Najeba) Najem, the late Nadia (Sarkis) Najim, Annie Najem, May (Sam) Raffoul. Will be missed by many nieces, nephews cousins and friends. Visiting will be held at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday, October 7, 2016 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Anthony’s Church, 280 Talbot Street East, Leamington. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or St. Anthony’s Church Building Fund. Share a memory or make a donation at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Filed Under: Ontario, Windsor

Chorba, Mary Phyllis of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 30, 2016

paper-photo-chorba-mary-copyChorba, Mary Phyllis

89 years, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Thursday September 29, 2016 at Erie Shores Hospice. Beloved wife of the late Nick John Chorba (1965). Dear mother of the late Nick (Theresa), Louise Bradley (the late Larry), Jim (Shirley), Rosemary Campbell (Bob McFarland), Mark (Rhonda), Dan (Tammy). Loving grandmother of 15 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. Predeceased by granddaughter Amanda Campbell and son-in-law Joey Campbell. Memorial visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Sunday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Memorial Service to celebrate Mary’s life, from the Funeral Home on Monday October 3, 2016 at 11 a.m. Rev. Liz Chaplin officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Erie Shores Hospice. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2638/Mary-Chorba/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor