KIMBALL, Orval Walter of Wheatley

Posted by on March 26, 2015

Kimball, Orval Paper copy81 years, passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of Vida (Drummond). Dear father of Bonny King (Keith), Richard Kimball (Jamie-Lee), Darlene Schiefer (Gary). Loving grandfather of 11 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Morley Kimball (Joan) and Stanley Kimball and brother-in-law of Susan Reid (Tom). Predeceased by 3 sisters, Marjorie Sims, Helen Laporte, Velma Reid Collins and 2 brothers, Clifford and Melvin Kimball. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Orval’s family wish to thank the nurses, doctors and staff at Leamington Hospital for their wonderful care. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Sunday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Orval’s life at the Funeral Home on Monday, March 30, 2015 at 11 a.m. Lindsay Nicolle officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

KETTLEWELL, Marg of London, formerly of Leamington

Posted by on March 26, 2015

Marg Cropped 166 years, passed away suddenly on Monday, March 23, 2015 at London Health Sciences Centre, University Campus. Beloved wife of Bob Kettlewell. Dear mother of Rick Tofflemire (Linda), Steve Tofflemire (Trudi), Chris Tofflemire (Lisa). Loving grandmother of Lindsay Jewhurst (Trevor), Ryan Tofflemire (Caitlyn), Kyle Tofflemire, Mitchell Tofflemire and 1 great grandson Emmett Tofflemire. Dear sister of Gerald Watson (Helen), Alma Morency (Ron), Flossie King (Bill), the late Lloyd Watson (Carol King), the late Elaine Watson and the late Frances Watson. Survived by many nieces and nephews. 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 Marg’s life at the Funeral Home on Friday, March 27, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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CIOTOLI, Francesco “Frank” of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on March 26, 2015

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Peacefully on March 25, 2015 at the age of 69 surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Luigina for 47 years. Loving father of Philomena and Ugo DiCarlo, Marina and Tim George, Colombo Ciotoli and Marco Ciotoli and Angela Trepanier. Adoring Nonno of Brian and Nicholas DiCarlo, Cameron and Maeve George and Cole Ciotoli. Predeceased by his parents Giacinto and Angelamaria Ciotoli and parents-in-law Francesco and Vittoria Ciotoli. Dear brother of Giovanni (Antonia), late Domenica (late Bruno), Giuseppe (Teresa) and Luciana (Leone). Cherished brother-in-law of Fausto (Maria) and Michelangelo (Rosanna). He will be missed by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends both in Canada and Italy. Thank you to the many physicians, nurses, medical staff and volunteers of the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre, Hospice of Windsor, CCAC, St. Elizabeth Nursing and Bayshore for providing compassionate care. Thank you also to Fr. Patrick Beneteau for his spiritual guidance and support. Visitation will take place at Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631) on Sunday, March 29, 2015 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers at 8 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk St., on Monday, March 30, 2015 at 10 a.m. Fr. Patrick Beneteau Officiating. Entombment to follow at Erie Memorial Gardens. If desired, donations may be made by cheque to Leamington District Memorial Hospital Foundation (HOSPICE) or to the charity of your choice. Online donations and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Bileti, Francesco of Leamington

Posted by on March 25, 2015

Bileti, Francesco Paper copy72 years, passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of Maria Bileti. Dear father of Francesca Bileti. Loving grandfather of Brian Pacheco and Jonathon Pacheco and great grandfather of Carterlynn. Dear brother of Giovanna Barraco (the late John), Antonina Minaudo (the late Carlo), Vita Marano (Frank), Paolo Bileti (Donna) and brother-in-law of Vita Peralta (the late Vito), the late Salvatore Barraco (Rosaria). Many nieces and nephews also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street, Leamington on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 10 a.m. Fr. Patrick Beneteau officiating. Entombment Erie Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Waites, Reid Cameron of Tilbury, Ontario

Posted by on March 15, 2015

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20 months, passed away peacefully, in the loving arms of Mommy and Daddy. Cherished son of Adam and Andrea (Sanders). Loving grandson of Kevin and Angie Waites, Jack and Debbie Sanders. Dear nephew of Michael and Dawn Waites, Sarah Waites, Matt and Maria Sanders and Nate Sanders. Dear cousin of Xaiden and Dexton Waites and Nicholas Sanders. Dear great grandson of Verna Waites (the late Clarence), Margaret Tremblay (the late Raymond), Grace Sanders (the late Robert) and the late Nelson and Lois Wilkinson. Also loved by many great aunts and uncles and cousins. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Wednesday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Reid’s life from Knox Presbyterian Church, 58 Erie Street South, Leamington on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Thomas J. Kay officiating. Interment McDowell Cemetery, Comber. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Children’s Health Foundation (Children’s Hospital Pediatric Critical Care Unit) or Ronald McDonald House Southwestern Ontario. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

 

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Orlando, Jeffrey Allen

Posted by on March 15, 2015

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32 years, passed away on Friday, March 13, 2015. Dear son of Vince Orlando (Sara) and Patricia Ross (Doug). Dear father of Alyssa Orlando and Sydney Simpson. Dear brother of James, Ryan and Jackson. Loving grandson of Elisabetta and Antonino Orlando, Louise and James “Ron” Ross. Jeffrey will be missed by his dear friend Jo-D Simpson, his many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Tuesday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be held on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 10 a.m. from St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street, Leamington. Interment Erie Memorial Gardens, Leamington. A trust fund will be set up for Jeffrey’s children, Alyssa Orlando and Sydney Simpson. (Please make your cheque payable to Elisabetta Orlando). Friends may send condolences at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Richards, Florence of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on March 13, 2015

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72 years, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Thursday March 12, 2015. Beloved wife of Leo. Dear mother of Patricia and Katherine. Loving grandmother of David and Steven Tuffin. Dear daughter of Florence Lambe and the late George. Dear sister of Brenda Lambe, Roy (Hazel), Dwight (Vicki), Frank (Anne) and sister-in-law of Mike Richards (Carol). Many cherished nieces and nephews also survive. Florence and Leo were foster parents for over 30 years touching many lives, she was an avid Nascar fan and enjoyed vacationing in warmer climates. At her request, cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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KONOPASKY, Sophia Alice (nee Holzrichter) of Leamington

Posted by on March 12, 2015

Konopasky, Sophia Alice (nee Holzrichter)

85 years passed away peacefully, into the loving presence of her Saviour with family by her side, on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at the Sun Parlor Home, Leamington. Beloved wife of the late Elvin A. Konopasky (2013). Loving mother of Richard Konopasky (Trish), Mary Catherine Konopasky, Carolyn Rodulfo, Jamie Konopasky (Grace). Cherished grandmother of Joshua, Jordan, James, Jacob, Rachel, Nathan, Anna, Naomi, Esther, Joseph, Adam and Ryan and 9 great grandchildren. Predeceased by her brother John Holzrichter. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519 326-2631) on Saturday, March 14, 2015 from 10 a.m. until the Funeral Service to celebrate Sophia’s life at 11 a.m. Pastor Don Brehaut officiating Interment Erie Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Leamington. Memorial donations, made by cheque, to the Gideons, would be appreciated. Family & friends may share their memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Hubert, Steven of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on March 11, 2015

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93 years, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at Royal Oak Long Term Care in Kingsville. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth (Weiler) (2012). Loving father of Judy Hubert (Jack Richardson), Kerry Hubert (Helen), Jim Hubert (Connie). Dear grandfather of Nikolaus Hubert (Kristina), Shaunna Hubert, Anna Goheen, Owen Goheen. Dear brother of Mary Wenzler (late Nick), the late Anne Geiger (late John). Special uncle to his nieces and nephews. Steven and Elizabeth celebrated 66 years of marriage in 2012. Steven was an honest hardworking farmer who loved his family very much. Memorial visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Monday, April 13, 2015 from 1:30 p.m. until time of Memorial Service to celebrate Steven’s life at 2 p.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to the Leamington District Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Williams, M. J. “Jack” of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on March 9, 2015

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92 years, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Saturday March 7, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Norma(2007). Dear father of Connie Brown (Keith), Dean Williams (Jane), Dale Williams (Nancy), Paula Hudders (Robert). Loving grandfather of Ryan and Jen, Marla and Scott, Lynette and David, Shane and Zoe, Jill and Jason, Jon and Terri, Curtis and Jennie, Kerri and Jordan, Adrienne and Kevin, Craig and Maria and Allison. Seventeen great grandchildren also survive. Dear brother of the late Belva Hill (the late Walt), Bill Williams (the late Marion), June Scratch (Corwin), Wray Williams (Delores). Many nieces and nephews also survive. Jack was a well known and respected well driller in the Leamington area for many years. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Monday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Jack’s life from the funeral home on Tuesday March 10, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Liz Chaplin officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Lung Association or Leamington Hospital Foundation. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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SERAFINI, Pasquale of Leamington

Posted by on March 5, 2015

Serafini, Pasquale Paper96 years, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Elvira (Feb. 16, 2015). Dear father Elisabetta and Tony Orlando, Elena and Antonio DiMenna, Giovaninna and Tony Colasanti, Gina and Tony Pallotto. Loving grandmother of 9 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. Predeceased by 2 sisters and 1 brother. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Sunday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street, Leamington on Monday, March 9, 2015 at 10 a.m. Entombment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Leamington Hospital Foundation, St. Michael’s Church Building Fund or Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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VETOR, Edna (nee Reeb) of Essex, Ontario

Posted by on March 3, 2015

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Born April 8, 1923 to the late Edward and Nellie Reeb. Passed away peacefully on March 3, 2015 at County Village Health Care Centre at the age of 91. She is predeceased by her husband Stanley Vetor (1984). Loving mother of Gale Gagnier (late Jerome) of Tecumseh and Ella Campbell (Ron) of Essex. Cherished grandmother of Kim Welsh (Russell), Karey Bain (Paul), Tommy Welsh (Rosalyn) and Kris Gagnier (Jo Ann). She was a much loved Big Grandma of Rylee and Cole Welsh, Blake and Amy Bain and Katie and Noelle Gagnier. Survived by her sister-in-law Ona Reeb and numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her sister Ella McCrea (Jim) and her brothers Ivan and George (Dora). Mom will always be remembered by her friends and family for her tatting and crocheting that she generously shared with everyone. We would like to thank Barbara Horn for her many visits with mom and to the staff at County Village Nursing Home for their exceptional care over the last 5 years, especially the last 6 months. Visitation will take place at Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Thursday, March 5, 2015 from 3 p.m.-5 p.m. and 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Family and friends are asked to meet at Church of the Living Word, 1697 South Middle Road, Woodslee, on Friday, March 6, 2015  from 10 a.m until time of Funeral Service to celebrate Edna’s life at 11 a.m. Rev. Rodger Jackson Officiating. Interment to follow at Woodslee United Church Cemetery. If you so desire, memorial donations may be made in Edna’s name to the Resident Council Activities Program at County Village Nursing Home, Essex Food Bank or the charity of your choice. Online donations and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.reidfuenralhome.ca.

 

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DECLERCK, Marion “Lucille” of Kingsville, formerly of Wheatley

Posted by on March 3, 2015

Mom11921 – 2015 We quietly mourn the passing of our Mom at Leamington Hospital on March 1, 2015 surrounded by her family. Lucille was born in Romney Township on March 12, 1921 to Parents, Perth and Norah (Toomer) Heatherington. Growing up in Wheatley, she attended school, participated in track and field and played softball. On March 28, 1942 she married the love of her life Jim Declerck, who predeceased her in 1986. They raised a family of five, Barbara Hazael (Robert 2014), Pat Cameron (Murray), Jean Dobson (Gerry), Dennis (Carla), and Jeff (Tracey). She was the Cookie Grandma to her grandchildren, David (2001), Eric, Michael, Kathy (2009), Mindy, Kristen, Greg, Patty, Julie, Greg, Jim, Jennifer, Jason, Vanessa, Chantel, and Justin. Great Grandchildren, Erin, Zach, Lola, Cameron, Bronwyn, Noah, Piper, Kaden, Kyan, Dallen, Amanda, Haily, Ethan, Abigail, Andrew, Lucy, and Emily. Great Great Grandma to Owen and Olivia. Affectionately known as Dee-Dee to her Sisters, Betty Setterington (late Wilfred), Mavis Rutter (Allen) and late brother Russell. Lucille is also survived by her sister-in-law Fay Heatherington. Along with all the cookies she baked she managed to find time to knit hats and mitts each year for the RBC Christmas tree and followed the Detroit Tigers. For the last ten and half years Mom has called Royal Oak, Kingsville her home. Always positive she said that if she had not had her stroke she would not have met so many wonderful people. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Wednesday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Lucille’s life at the Funeral Home on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 11 a.m. Interment Erie Cemetery, Wheatley. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice). Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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HOORELBECK, Myrtle Marie (nee Jones) of Wallaceburg and formerly of Leamington

Posted by on March 2, 2015

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A resident of Wallaceburg and formerly of Leamington, Marie Hoorelbeck passed away on Friday, February 27, 2015 at the Sydenham Residence at the age of 95. She was born in Mersea Township, Ontario and was the daughter of the late William Jones and Edith Wilkinson. Loving wife of the late Joseph Hoorelbeck (1982). Dear mother of Donald and June Hoorelbeck, Gordon (2008) and Janet Hoorelbeck. Proud grandmother to Joanne and Mark Lindsay, Allen Hoorelbeck, Doreen & Blake Woods, Suzanne & Dave Jackson, Lori & Brian deBakker and Mark & Jacqueline Hoorelbeck. and great-grandmother to 13. Family and friends will be received at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519 326-2631) on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 10:00 a.m until the Funeral Service to celebrate Marie’s life at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery, Leamington. Memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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WILKINSON, Neil Roderick of Leamington

Posted by on March 2, 2015

Paper Wilkinson, Neil85 years, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 2, 2015 at the Leamington Mennonite Home. Beloved husband of Edna (Campbell). Dear father of Wendy Joleun, the late Rick Wilkinson (2014), Trudy and Rick Wiper, Allan and Deb Wilkinson, Rob Wilkinson, and Penny and Gino Mastronardi. Loving grandfather of April Wilson (Chris), Lindsay Gaymes (Anthony), Derek Wiper, Michael Wilkinson, Sashia Adams, Charles Devin Adams. Dear brother of Elsie Rawlins. Predeceased by brothers, Eldon, Ross and Evan Wilkinson. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday 2-5 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Neil’s life at the Funeral Home on Friday, March 6, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Olav Kitchen officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or Leamington Hospital Foundation. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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DOMARCHUK, Walter John of Leamington

Posted by on March 1, 2015

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A resident of Leamington, Walter Domarchuk passed away on Friday, February 27, 2015 at the Sun Parlor Home for Senior Citizens at the age of 84. Loving husband of Anne Domarchuk (nee Belluz) for 59 years. Dear father of Mary Anne Domarchuk and Janet Domarchuk. Proud grandfather to Sonia, David and Nathan Domarchuk-White. Walter was a retired Police Officer with the Leamington Police Department. Family and friends will be received at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk St. Leamington on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. until the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Cremation has taken place. Entombment to follow at Erie Memorial Gardens, Leamington. Memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519 326-2631). Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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THOMAN, Steve Jr., of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on March 1, 2015

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90 years, passed away peacefully on Saturday February 28, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Annie (2004). Dear father of Sharon Dama (Tony), Sandy Cureatz (Gary), Ken Thoman,  Ron Thoman (Mark Steffler) and Kathi Tofflemire. Loving grandfather of Cheryl and John Valley, Crystal Dama, Carrie and Troy Stomp, Melanie Cureatz, Courtney and Nathan Shepley, Natalie Tofflemire, Ryan and Beckey Tofflemire, Kara and Steve Stafford and great grandfather of Sheldyn and Ashtyn, Paige, Sonnie and Carson, Quinn, Lucian and Riley, Taylor, Alexis and Ayden. Dear brother of  Annie Schiefer (Vince), Katie Zubaty (Steve). Predeceased by brothers, Tony (Elisabeth),  Max (the late Mary). Dear brother-in-law of Tessie Schultz (the late Ed) and Olga Waytuk (the late Lloyd Harwood). Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection on Friday March 6, 2015 at 10 a.m. from St. Joseph’s Church, Sherk Street Leamington. Entombment Erie Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation “Hospice” or Sun Parlour Home for Seniors. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

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PALEY, Eva of Leamington

Posted by on February 24, 2015

91 years, passed away on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at her home. Beloved wife of the late Sam (2009). Dear mother Stanley and Valerie Paley, Joyce Paley, Stephen and Pat Paley, Rosanne and John Kroslak. Loving grandmother 6 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Ernie and Joyce Myer, and Elmo Myer. Predeceased by 2 sisters. 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 Eva’s life at the Funeral Home on Friday, February 27, 2015 at 11 a.m. Interment Erie Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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TOEWS, Ernest Carl of Leamington

Posted by on February 24, 2015

80 years, passed away Monday February 23, 2015 at Milton District Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Alice (2004). Dear father of Helen Toews (Stephen Dupuis), Ruth Toews, Emily Toews (Bryce Miller). Loving Opa of Clare and Nora Dupuis. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday, February 27, 2015 from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Ernie’s life at the North Leamington United Mennonite Church, 625 Mersea Road 6 on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. Interment Ruthven North Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to MCC. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

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Girard: Mikal Dennice (nee Shires) of Wheatley, Ontario

Posted by on February 19, 2015

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A resident of Wheatley, Mikal Girard passed away suddenly at home on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at the age of 59. She was born in Leamington and was the daughter of Charlie Shires and Rosemarie Wolfe. Loving wife of the late Albert Girard (2006). Cherished mother of Ginger Girard-Fram (Robert), Kama Girard and her fiancée J.P. Dorey Jr. Proud grandmother to Quinn & Robin. Dear sister to Rebecca Wolf (Rolfe), Roger Shires (Margaret), Donovan Shires. Mikal will also be dearly missed by many nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received at the Leamington United Church, 9 John St. Leamington on Friday, February 20, 2015, from 10:00 am until the Memorial Service to celebrate Mikal’s life at 11:00 am. Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. Cremation has taken place. A private family interment will take place at a later date. Memorial donations to Windsor Youth Centre or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519 326-2631). Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Gabriele, Vittoria of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on February 19, 2015

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84 years, passed away Monday, February 16, 2015. Beloved wife of the late Giuseppe “Joe” (2009). Dear mother of Bruno (Diana), Aldo (Linda), Robert (Annette). Loving “Nonna” of Kristine and Michael Johnson, Felicia, Natalie, Matthew and Olivia. Dear sister of the late Assunta Mattia, the late John Mattia(Anna), Pat and Joanne Mattia, Filomena and Mario DeSantis, Clement and Assunta Mattia, Teresa and Tommaso Mastroniani, Anna and Francesco Bianchi, Silvestor and Rosa Mattia, Loretto Mattia and Letieza. Several brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Vittoria was a lifetime member of the Leamington Roma Club and member of the Boccifila Club. 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 at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street, Leamington on Friday, February 20, 2015 at 10 a.m. Fr. Patrick Beneteau officiating. Entombment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Alzheimer Society, Leamington Hospital Foundation “Hospice”, or Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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WRIGHT, G. Allan “Pisser” of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on February 19, 2015

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passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 15, 2015 at Leamington Hospital at 78 years of age. Beloved husband of the late Carol (nee Hartwick). Loving father of Cindy Hutchins (Tom), Deb Alexander (Dave), Wes Wright (Pam) and Jeff Wright (Jen). Proud grandpa of Sherry Rudge (Tim), Shannon Goodison (Jason), Wesley Wright (Mallory), Jesse Wright (Carly), the late Tammy Hutchins, Shane Hutchins (Trisha), Chad Hutchins, Craig Hutchins, Jason Alexander (Laura), Jessica Alexander, Emma Wright, Sara Wright and 6 great grandchildren. Dearest brother of Georgina Thibert (Eugene), Dorothy Bailey (John), late Louetta Hillman (late Howard), late Jean McCartney, late Lynn Wright (Joan), Arthur Wright and Joe Wright. He will also be missed by his dog and best buddy Leah and many other family and friends. Retiree of H.J. Heinz. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Al’s life will be held from the funeral home on Friday, February 20, 2015 at 11 am. If desired memorial donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or charity of choice. Family and friends are invited to share their memories or make a donation online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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SERAFINI, Elvira of Leamington

Posted by on February 17, 2015

paper SerifiniElvira copy94 years, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 16, 2015 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of Pasquale. Dear mother Elisabetta and Tony Orlando, Elena and Antonio DiMenna, Giovaninna and Tony Colasanti, Gina and Tony Pallotto. Loving grandmother of 9 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. Dear sister of 2 sisters in Italy. Predeceased by 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Wednesday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street, Leamington on Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 10 a.m. Entombment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Leamington Hospital Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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LYNN, Betty I. (Hairsine) of Leamington

Posted by on February 16, 2015

paper Lynn, Betty92 years, passed away, peacefully surrounded by her family on Sunday, February 15, 2015 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of the late B.A. Lynn (2004). Dear mother Donna and Scott Maxwell, John and Judy Lynn, Laura Lee and Kurt Maynard. Loving grandmother of Christine and David, Brett, Kelly and Jason, Katie, Lindsay and Sean, Brandon and Christy and great grandmother of Malcolm, William, Iain and Clara. Dear sister of the late Bill Hairsine (Mary) and the late Shirley MacTavish (the late Mac). Several nieces and nephews also survive. Dear friend of Joyce Simon. Betty was a past president of Talbot Trail Ladies Golf League, past president of Wheatley Kinettes and a longtime member of the United Church Women in Wheatley and Leamington. She was very proud to serve her country during WWII as a “Rosie the Riveter”, working on the Lancaster Aircraft. Special thanks to the staff at Leamington Hospital for their kind care. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Tuesday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Betty’s life at the Funeral Home on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 2 p.m. Interment Erie Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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DERIKX, Gerard “Jerry” of Cottam

Posted by on February 16, 2015

paper Derikx, Gerard78 years, passed away, surrounded by his family on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of Georgette (Matthijs). Dear father of John and Melissa Derikx, Michel and Patricia Derikx, Robert and Donna Derikx, Gerry and Roberta Derikx, Sonja and Andrew Crawley. Loving Opa of Joshua, Malcolm, Emmalea, Leah, Sarah, Aidyn, Nicolaus, Katarina, John David, and Christian. Dear brother Liz Strydonck (Emil), Hendrina Vandermuren, Peter Derikx, Joe Derikx, Harry Derikx (Pierrette), Albert Derikx (Margie), Mary Lips (Rinus), John Derikx (Celina), Nellie Willemse (John). Survived by many nieces, nephews and family in the Netherlands. Jerry was a member of the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Tuesday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street, Leamington on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 11 a.m. Interment Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery, Comber. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to St. Michael’s Parish Building Fund or Leamington Hospital Foundation. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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