Whaley, Donald of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on May 20, 2015

Whaley, Donald

82 years, passed away Friday May 14, 2015 at his residence. Dear brother of Helen Dundas and Maxine Henderson. Predeceased by his parents Norma and Frank Whaley and by his sister Florence McNeill. Dear uncle of Judy Martinello, Gary McNeill, Randy Dundas and the late Larry White and Jean Egan. Many cousins and friends also survive. A Graveside Service to celebrate Donald’s life will be held at Erie Cemetery, Wheatley on Wednesday May 20, 2015 at

11 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Moody, Larry of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on May 20, 2015

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68 years, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Sunday, May 17, 2015. Beloved husband of Diane (Arthurs). Dear father Jeff (Jan) and Steven. Loving grandfather of Courtney, Amanda, Jenna, Bree-Anne and Justin. Dear brother of Bev Heidt (Bob). Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Tuesday 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Larry’s life, from the funeral home on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 11 a.m. Pastor Mike Sealy officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice) or First Baptist Church Memorial Fund. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Biekx, Shirley Ellen of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on May 20, 2015

Biekx, Shirley Ellen

84 years, passed away Tuesday May 19, 2015. Beloved wife for 65 years to the late Edward “Ted” Biekx (April 3, 2015). Dear mother of Eddie Biekx (the late Judy), Eugene (Judy Fejko), Janet Pepper (Scott). Twelve grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren also survive. Dear sister of the late Audrey Thompson and the late John Setterington. At Shirley’s request, cremation has taken place. In accordance to Ted and Shirley’s wishes they will be interred together at a private family graveside service. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Filed Under: Windsor

McCracken, Marjorie Jean of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on May 16, 2015

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90 years, passed away peacefully on Thursday May 14, 2015. Beloved wife of the late Gerald McCracken (1994). Dear mother of Sharon Clark (the late David). Loving grandmother of Christopher and Hilary. Dear sister of Ruth Hillman, Donna Latam and Harold Pearce. Predeceased by 1 sister Lois Holland and by 3 brothers, Jack, Lyle and Rex Pearce. Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Sunday 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Marjorie’s life, from the funeral home on Monday May 18, 2015 at 1 p.m. Rev. Liz Chaplin officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice). Friends may send condolences at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Foisy, Betty Caroline (nee Moore) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on May 16, 2015

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We, the family of Betty Foisy are saddened to announce her death on Friday, May 15, 2015 at 85 years of age. She is now reunited with her much loved and dearly missed husband Harvey – he needed his chicken back. She was an astounding and much loved mom to her four ‘poodles’ – Number One son Gary (Brenda), Robyne (John), Carmelita (Larry) and Alice. She was the ‘Best Grandma Ever’ to Cindy (Jeff), Number One grandson Damien, Dionne (Mike), Aimee, Jane, Molly, Chris, Courtney, and Karrie. She dearly adored her 2 great granddaughters Daylin and Avery. She is predeceased by her parents Mildred and John and her brother Jack. She is survived by her sister Joanne (Ray). Although she leaves us behind to mourn her death, she also leaves us with so many wonderful memories to make us each smile. We would like to thank Anthony and all the staff at New Beginnings Rest Home for making her time there so amazing. In her own words, “I’ve had a good life, it was always interesting.” Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until time of service, to Celebrate the Life of this incredible woman, at 12 noon. Pastor Betty Page officiating. Interment to follow at Graceland Cemetery, Olinda-Ruthven. In lieu of flowers, a donation (made by cheque) to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the War Amps would be appreciated by the family. Family & Friends may share their memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Vanderbeek, Wilhelmina “Willy” of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on May 16, 2015

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83 years, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Thursday May 14, 2015. Beloved wife of John. Dear mother of Jake (Kathleen), John (Sandy), Shirley Goddard (Bruce), Jeff (Terri). Loving grandmother of thirteen grandchildren and great grandmother of six great grandchildren. Dear sister of Johanna Denbutter. Predeceased by one brother and two sisters. At Willy’s request, cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service to celebrate Willy’s life, will take place at Faith Reformed Church, 1115 Seacliff Drive, Kingsville on Monday May 18, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Ken Labbe officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Faith Reformed Church or Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends may send condolences at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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PARENT: Susanne (nee Cook); of Ruthven, Ontario

Posted by on May 11, 2015

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Passed away at Windsor Regional Hospital – Ouellette Campus, on Saturday, May 09, 2015 at the age of 67. Beloved wife of the late Roger G. Parent (1994). Loving mother of Roger O. Parent (Suzie), Tina Sallows (Mark) and Frank Parent. Cherished grandmother of Calvin, Taylor John, Jaclyn and Andrew. Susanne was born to Louis and Laverne Cook and was one of 15 siblings. Survived by many relatives and friends. Susanne and her late husband were the owner and operators of their family business, Ruthven Auto Towing and Repairs Ltd. for the last 39 years. She was a devoted, helpful and caring individual who enjoyed her life. Spending time with her family and friends was most important. She will be missed by many. A special thanks to all that have helped care for Mom. Visitation will take place at Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday, May 15, 2015 from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk St. Leamington, on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Ronald McDonald House Southwestern Ontario or the Children’s Hospital – London Health Sciences Centre. Online donations or cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

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SANDERSON, Donald Whitwam of Leamington

Posted by on May 10, 2015

Paper photo Sanderson, Donald81 years, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 8, 2015 at Franklin Gardens. Beloved Husband for over 53 years to Susan (nee Bowen). Cherished Father to Linda Pajot (Greg) and Liz Bierer (Mike). Irreplaceable Grandfather (Papa) to Riley and Mitchel Bierer, Tara Patrick (Bill) and Derek Pajot (Laura Parks), and great-grandfather to Alex and Zach Patrick. Fondly remembered by Valerie Bierer. Brother of Graham (Marg) and Barbara Wickert (John), and brother-in-law to John Bowen (Carole) and Nancy Roger (late Bill). Much loved uncle to many nieces, nephews and will be missed by many friends. Donald’s life was one well lived with service to God and man. He was Past President of the Leamington Lions Club, Past Master of Leamington Masonic Lodge #290 A.F. and A.M., and member of Sun Parlour Shrine Club. Don was the recipient of the Helen Keller award in 2004, in honour of his service to the Lions Club. He was a lifetime member of the United Church where he served as an Elder for many years. Don enjoyed golf, sailing and his family. The family would like to expressly recognize the loving and compassionate care of all Don’s Franklin Gardens family. 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 Don’s life at the Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 1 p.m. Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Parkinson Society or the Alzheimer Society. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Filed Under: London, St. Thomas, Windsor

PAGLIONE, Santino “Sam” of Harrow

Posted by on May 9, 2015

Paglione, Santino Paper68 years, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2015 at Windsor Regional Hospital, Met Campus. Beloved husband of Nancy (Nicol). Dear father of Susan Doye (Andy), Tim (Jennifer), Sandra Paglione (Josh), Becki Beetham (Mike), Rachel Farrer (John). Loving grandfather of Lilli, Erilynn, Kelson, Madison, William, Anisa. Dear brother of Josephine D’Aniballe (Mario), Victor Paglione (Mary), Italo Paglione (Gemma), Tony Paglione (Betty), Lucy Gabriele (Frank), Mauro Paglione (Lucy), Anna Bonfiglio (Armando), Nancy Vecera (Fred), Carmen Paglione (Cheryl). Sam will be missed by many loving cousins, nieces, nephews and many close friends. After 40 years with a successful construction company, Sam built his dream – Paglione Estate Winery. 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, May 13, 2015 at 10 a.m. Entombment Erie Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Windsor/Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation or Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice). Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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GRIFFIN, Helen Loretta of Leamington

Posted by on May 7, 2015

Helen Closeup96 years, Helen was born in Mersea Township in 1918, she passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at Leamington Court. Dear daughter of the late Lulu (McMullin) and the late Earl Griffin. Dear cousin of Evelyn Bennett. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 12 noon until time of the Funeral Service to celebrate Helen’s life at 1 p.m. Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. Interment Albuna Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the charity of your choice. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Filed Under: Windsor

Fernandes, Antonia of Leamington

Posted by on May 5, 2015

CardFrontFinal_edited-189 years, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 2, 2015. Beloved wife of the late Antonio (May 2014). Dear mother of Joe and Sharon Fernandes. Loving grandmother of Dan, Neil and wife Veronica and great grandmother of Marijka, Theron, Asher, Taylor and Jordan. Dear aunt of Joe Martinho (Maria) and the late Joe Fernandes (Rose). Antonia cherished her grandchildren and great grandchildren and loved them unconditionally. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Monday from 12 noon until 1:30 p.m. followed by a Mass of the Resurrection at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk St. at 2 p.m. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made online to www.gofundme.com/USBrasil to assist Antonia’s granddaughter Marijka to travel to Brasil for a 4 week fellowship to teach english, or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or St. Michael’s Church Building Fund. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Filed Under: Windsor

SPETTIGUE, Margaret Ann

Posted by on April 29, 2015

MARGARET ANN SPETTIGUE
Peacefully on Monday, April 27, 2015. Margaret Ann was born on September 8, 1953 in Leamington, Ontario to Margaret (Robertson) and Owen Spettigue. Beloved sister of Charles Spettigue, James Spettigue, Katherine Kiar (Stuart), and Christine Spettigue (Bob). Proud aunt of Alexander, Clare, Jennica, Greydon, Amber, Aislinn and Evan. Greatly missed by numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Predeceased by her mother Margaret May Spettigue (March 5, 2015). Dear friend to Belinda Simone, Corinne Scott, Annie Liles, Mary Ann Horne, Jeanette Pollier and Kathy Schonwald (predeceased 1999). Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service to celebrate Margaret’s life will be held on Friday, May 1, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Willistead Manor, 1899 Niagara St, Windsor, On (519-253-2365). If desired, Memorial donations may be made to Community Living Windsor or the Alzheimer Society of Canada by contacting the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) or online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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WIPER, Elva (Latimer) of Leamington

Posted by on April 28, 2015

Wiper Elva Paper76 years, passed away on Monday, April 27, 2015 at Woodingford Lodge, Woodstock. Beloved wife of Ray Wiper. Dear mother of Tim and Elaine, Jason and Gina, and the late Rod Wiper (2010). Loving grandmother of Hughstan and Rachel. Dear sister of Marilyn Boscariol (Aldo). Predeceased by brothers, Don Latimer, Darrell Latimer, Wilber Latimer and sisters, Marjorie Latimer and Freda Ferris. Elva will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Elva was a member of Mersea United Church and UCW. 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 Elva’s life at the Funeral Home on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 1:30p.m. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Alzheimer’s Society. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Filed Under: London, Windsor, Woodstock

BRADLEY, Eileen (Duncan) of Leamington

Posted by on April 27, 2015

Bradley, Eileen Paper Pic copy87 years, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 26, 2015 at Windsor Regional Hospital, Ouellette Campus. Beloved wife of the late Joe Bradley (1988). Dear mother of Julia Armstrong (Lloyd), Joey Bradley (Josie), Harry Bradley (Dixie), Maureen Carder (Carmen), Amy Bradley (David Ropchan). Loving grandmother of 10 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Marlene Ross and sister-in-law of Larry Bradley (Louise). Predeceased by sisters, Donelda Jarrell, Dorothy Armstrong, Marjorie Dresser and brother, Ronald Duncan. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Eileen was devoted to the family farm, she loved reading and getting together with her family and friends, especially over a good lunch. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Thursday, April 30, 2015 from 10 a.m. until time of the Memorial Service to celebrate Eileen’s life at 11 a.m. Interment Albuna Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the charity of your choice. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Filed Under: Windsor

De Freitas, Amancio; of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on April 26, 2015

De Freitas, Amancio
89 years, passed away Saturday April 25, 2015. Beloved husband of Georgina. Dear father of Maria Cardoso (Manuel), the late Jose (Maria), Dinis (Patricia). Loving grandfather of Manny and Daeca, Steven and Ale, Jennifer and Trevor, Kevin and Jenny, Ryan and Krista, Stephanie and Tom and great grandfather of Logan, Liam, Gavin, Alexia, Isabella, Maya, Alex, Madison, Sydney and Lyra. Dear brother of Alezira Rebelo (the late Carlos), Hortencia Resendes (the late Manuel), Honorato De Freitas (Lina), Altemiza Braga (the late Zacharias). Predeceased by sister Maria Cabral and brother Manuel De Freitas. Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Center, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Monday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Church, 22 Middleton Line, Wheatley from 9 a.m. until time of Mass of the Resurrection at 10 a.m. Fr. Patrick Beneteau officiating. Interment Erie Cemetery Wheatley. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Ronald McDonald House. Friends may send condolences at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

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BODIMEADE, Brian G. of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on April 21, 2015

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Passed away peacefully at Leamington District Memorial Hospital on April 21, 2015 in the comfort of his family at the age of 78. Loving husband of Margaret (nee Morris), late Muriel Sproule (2006). Loving father of Mandy Brown (Dave Stevens), Karen Bodimeade and Barry Sproule (Elizabeth). Caring “Grand Dad” of Dustin Brown (Agnes), Jamie-Lee Brown (Steve), Taylor Bodimeade, Janissa Johnston, Patrick Bodimeade and Allan Sproule. Great “Grand Dad” of Devin, Justine, Elise, Olivia, Isaiah, Avery, Rowynne, Xavier, Jordyn and Christian. Survived by his sister Evelyn Benson of Halifax, England and many nieces and nephews of England, Germany, Canada and U.S.A. Brian served in the Middlesex Regiment in England and was a proud member of the Royal Canadian Slovak Legion Branch 129 in Thunder Bay, Ontario, where he acted as a flag bearer for many years. Following Brian’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631). Memorial donations may be made in Brian’s name to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Online donations and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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KELLER, John of Leamington

Posted by on April 20, 2015

Keller Paper Pic copy90 years, passed away on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Windsor Regional Hospital, Met Campus. Beloved husband of the late Maria (2008). Dear father of Angela Keller, Richard Keller. Dear brother of Rosa Holiga (the late Jacob) and the late Michael Keller (Annie). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. 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, April 22, 2015 at 10 a.m. Interment Erie Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation or the Lung Association. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Filed Under: Windsor

TAVES, Henry C. of Leamington

Posted by on April 20, 2015

Taves Paper Pic copy99 years, passed away peacefully at the Leamington Mennonite Home on the evening of April 18, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Elsie (Epp) (1998). Dear father of Ernie (Carol) Taves and Edgar (Susan) Taves. Loving grandfather of John (Julie) Taves, Gary (Angie) Taves, Linda (Andrew) Cook, Jennifer Taves, Robin Taves, Sandra Taves. Great grandfather of Anna, Rachel, Nathan and James Taves, Megan and Jocelyn Cook. Also survived by in laws Selma Taves, Anne and Walter Wiens, Jacob and Eleanor Epp. Predeceased by brothers Neil (Njuta) Toews, Abram (Maria) Taves, John (Anna) Taves, Richard Taves, Jacob Toews, as well as sisters Anna (Jacob) Dick, Mary (Abram) Dick, Tina (Henry) Enns, Margaret (George) Enns, and in laws Helen (Abe) Driedger. Visiting at Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Monday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Henry’s life, at the Leamington United Mennonite Church, 78 Oak Street East, Leamington on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 2 p.m.; Vic Winter officiating. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to MCC or UMEI Christian High School. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Frederisy, Mildred of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on April 14, 2015

Frederisy, Mildred

99 years, passed away peacefully on Monday April 13, 2015. Beloved wife of the late Elmer (2012). Dear mother of Douglas (Joella), Eleanor Boultinghouse (Robert) and predeceased by infant daughter Judith Laura. Loving grandmother of Douglas Jr. (Terri), Sarah, Julie, Lisa, Bethany (Martin), and Keely (Jeremy). Also survived by eight great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren. Predeceased by three brothers Russell, Albert and Clifford and by one sister Marjorie Tetzlaff. Mildred was a longtime member of the Order of the Eastern Star Chapter # 21. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Thursday 2-5 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Mildred’s life, from the funeral home on Friday April 17, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. Interment Fairview Cemetery, Wheatley. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

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MICHAUD, Lucille (nee Beaulieu) of Belleriver, Ontario

Posted by on April 14, 2015

MICHAUD, Lucille (nee Beaulieu)

Our loving mother, Lucille Michaud passed away at the Windsor Regional Hospital- Metropolitan Campus on Sunday, April 12, 2015 at the age of 83. Dear wife of the late Gilles Michaud (2003). Loving mother to Linda Michaud (Renaud), Gilla Michaud (Denis), Lise Michaud (Michel), Denise Michaud (Maurice), Blandine Carrier (Raynald), Jeannot Michaud (Diane), Yves Michaud (Theresa), Nicole Michaud (David). Proud grandmother to 17 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Lucille will forever be remembered by her family for her wonderful baking. Memorial visitation will be held at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell St. Leamington (519 326-2631) on Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Cremation has taken place. As your expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family. Memories and condolences can be shared at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Fox, Cecil Alvin of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on April 14, 2015

Fox, Cecil Alvin

Son of the late Alvin Fox and Emily Pearson, born on June 21, 1925 in Colchester, Ontario, died peacefully surrounded by his family at 98 years of age on Friday, April 10, 2015 at Franklin Gardens in Leamington, ON. Beloved husband of the late Brenda Gail (Metzger) (2006). Dear father of Marilyn MacKay (Bruce) of Prince George, BC, and their children Caroline and Brian, David Fox (Jennifer) of Leamington, ON, and their children Caitlyne, Sierra, Madison, Hayden, Alec and Grace, Emily Voakes (Larry) of Leamington, ON, Robert Fox of Leamington, ON, and his children Marshall and Blake, John Fox of Leamington, ON. Predeceased by sons David Fox of Ayton, ON, and Wayne Fox of Kingsville, ON. Mourning Cecil’s passing is granddaughter Laura Fox, great grandsons Malcom and Kelvin Kannenberg and great great grandson Tobias Fox Kannenberg (Lil Fox) also granddaughter Lesa Fox, great grandsons Gary, Eric, and Sara Bertrand and great granddaughter Jazlyn Hanna. Dear brother of Dorothy Whittaker of Leamington. Predeceased by two sisters, Mabel Fox of Blytheswood and Florence Mansell of Essex, ON. The Fox family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Franklin Gardens for their excellent care and compassion. Visiting was held at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Monday from 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Cecil’s life was held at the funeral home on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Liz Chaplin officiated. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

BUCKRELL: George Henry of Leamington

Posted by on April 12, 2015

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A resident of Leamington, George Buckrell passed away on Friday, April 10, 2015 at his residence at the age of 81. He was born in Tillsonburg ,and was the son of the late Stanley & Ida Buckrell. Loving husband of Hanna for 57 years. Dear father of Jane Buckrell (Lorne), Mary Tiessen (Ron) and Miles Buckrell (Brenda). Proud grandfather to Darren (Maylin), Matthew (Grace), Emma, Steven and Bridget. Brother-in-law to John Halbgewachs (Lois), Mary Simpson (Douglas), David Halbgewachs (Ethel) and Barbara Osborne. George is predeceased by his sister’s Marion Hunter (John) and Dorothy Cunningham (Alan); sister’s- in-law Dorothy Haggith (Archie) and Freda McKinnell (William). George will also be lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews. In keeping with George’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service to celebrate George’s life will take place at a later date. Please visit www. reidfuneralhome.ca for service information, as it becomes available. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519 326-2631). As your expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Windsor Downtown Mission would be appreciated by the family. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Filed Under: Ontario, Windsor

Pease, Raymond Kenneth of Wheatley, Ontario

Posted by on April 8, 2015

Pease, Raymond Kenneth

81 years, passed away peacefully at Hospice Residential Home after a courageous battle with cancer on Tuesday, April 7, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Leona May Pease (Nov. 2014). Loving father to his 6 children, numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dear brother of Bernice Jackson (Stewart). Uncle of many nieces and nephews. For over 40 years, Ray was known mostly for his abilities as an auctioneer. At Ray’s request, cremation has taken place. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Hospice of Windsor & Essex County Residential Home 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 at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Schroeder, Peter of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on April 8, 2015

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90 years, passed away peacefully at the Leamington Mennonite Home on Thursday, April 2, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Angela (2001). Dear friend of Edna Beaulieu. Dear father of Wendy Bateman (Mark), Marilyn Rogers (Kenny). Loving grandpa of Matthew Bateman (Jacquie Bean), Danielle and Joe Lundy. Predeceased by sister Johanna Dirksen (the late Jake). Survived by sister-in-law Irene Langeman (the late Peter). Predeceased by sister-in-law Mary Hildebrand (the late Peter). 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 Peter’s life, from Faith Mennonite Church, 269 Sherk Street, Leamington on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Ruth Boehm officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Mennonite Home or Canadian Cancer Society.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Steel, Robina Robertson (Ruby) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on April 8, 2015

SteelRubyPaper_edited-1Steel, Robina Robertson (Ruby)

We quietly mourn the passing of our dear mom Ruby Steel (nee Anderson) on April 6, 2015 at the Leamington Mennonite Home just short of her 96th birthday. Predeceased by husband Hugh (1991) and son Douglas (1995). One of six children, Ruby was born in Aberdeen, Scotland. She came to Canada at age 5 and was a resident of Windsor for 85 years. She was a long-time member of St. Andrews Presbyterian Church and recently Knox Presbyterian Church in Leamington. Survived by daughters Judy Drechsler (Whitey) and Brenda Ruiter (Bill). Also survived by daughter-in-law Donna (David Boyd), 5 grandchildren Heather, Sherri (Tim), Susan (Graham), Brian (Penny), Jeff (Heidi), 11 great grandchildren, and 3 great great grandchildren. Predeceased by all her siblings. Always remembered by many nieces and nephews. Heartfelt thanks to the staff of the Leamington Mennonite Home for the excellent care and compassion given to Mom. Cremation has taken place and a private family service will be held at a later date. If so desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Mennonite Home by contacting the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631). Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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