Malkoun, Mikhael Challita (Mike) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on August 26, 2016

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It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Mikhael (Mike) Challita Malkoun in his 88th year on Monday, August 22, 2016. Survived by his loving wife of 57 years Theresa (nee George), children Michael (Rita), Rose Dufour (John), Denise McGregor (Stephan), Charles (Sherri), Jo Anne Patterson (John). Doting Grandfather of Michelle (1996), Mackenzie, Riley, Matthew, Mikala, Spencer, Logan and Kaden. Beloved son of the late Challito and Theresa Malkoun. Survived by sister Sally Jabbour (Alex). Predeceased by his brothers Joseph, Bachir and John and sisters Sadie, Adele and Emily. Brother-in-laws Jimmy George (Margaret), Paul George (Pauline), the late Fr. Louis George, Tom Georges (late Theresa), Joe George (Marie), Alex George (Betty), Najib George (Madeline). Beloved uncle to many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm. The funeral mass will take place at St. Anthony’s Parish on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. followed by interment at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Leamington.

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Roach, Morgan Edmund of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on August 26, 2016

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87 years, passed away peacefully at Franklin Gardens in Leamington on Tuesday, August 23, 2016. Beloved husband of Evelyn for 60 years. Loving and devoted father of Mark and wife Brenda. Cherished grandfather and great grandfather. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Friday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Morgan’s life will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 11 a.m. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. Rev. Liz Chaplin officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Franklin Gardens Residence Programs or the Heart & Stroke Foundation 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/2613/Morgan-Roach/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

MEDEIROS, Carlos

Posted by on August 22, 2016

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62 years, passed away Friday, August 19, 2016 at LHSC University Campus. Beloved husband of Selesia for 38 years. Loving father of Geneveva Medeiros-Cabral (Pedro), Edmund Medeiros (Renee). Cherished Vavô of Nicolas and Isabella Medeiros-Cabral. Dearest brother of Rogerio (Evangalina), Armando (Guida), Liseta, Nelson (Zodja) and sister-in-law Angel Bento (Jeshimon). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Carlos was a supervisor at Lake Erie Foods, McLean Brothers and most recently LaNassa Foods, where he respected, and was respected, by his co-workers. Growing up Carlos was a talented soccer player in his hometown of Povoção, Azores, Portugal for team Mira Mar Sports Club. He will be missed by his family and friends here in Canada and in Portugal, Bermuda and Brazil. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Tuesday from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be held on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at 11 a.m. from St. Joseph’s Church 310 Sherk Street, Leamington. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Leamington. Fr. Hugo Santa Cruz officiating. Memorial Donations made to the Children’s Hospital London Health Sciences Centre (cheques made to – Children’s Health Foundation) or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Family & Friends may share their memories of Carlos or make an online contribution at reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Barrows, Donna Jean of Amherstburg, Ontario

Posted by on August 18, 2016

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92 years, passed away peacefully on Tuesday August 9, 2016 at Richmond Terrace, Amherstburg. Beloved wife of the late Whitney Pinch (1976) and the late Garland Barrows (1991). Dear daughter of the late Ross and Hazel Quick. Donna is survived by first cousin George Powell (Elsie), Toronto and stepsons David Barrows (Peggy) Manitoba and the late Joseph Barrows (Jocelyn), Toronto. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Friday 7-8:30 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Donna’s life, from the funeral home on Saturday August 13, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. Rev. David Barrows officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Chambers, Don of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on August 18, 2016

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92 years, passed away peacefully on Friday August 12, 2016. Beloved husband of Betty for 67 years. Dear father of Gwen Armstrong and Judy Wigfield. Loving grandfather of Sheila and Tammy Armstrong, Chris Wigfield and Kim Cruel. Also survived by great grandchildren. Predeceased by two brothers, Glen and Keith Chambers and by three sisters, Leita McDonald, Eleanor Ware and Betty Emerson. Many nieces and nephews also survive. At Don’s request, a private family graveside service was held. Rev. Liz Chaplin officiated. Friends may send condolences at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2607/Donald-Chambers/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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Neufeld, Mary of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on August 18, 2016

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Born in Port Rowan, Ontario January 21, 1931 and passed away peacefully on August 11, 2016 at the Leamington Mennonite Home. Beloved wife of the late George Neufeld (2005). Loving mother of Judy and Paul Cornies, Jeff and Ruth Neufeld, Jim and Lisa Neufeld, Shelley and Ken Krueger. Cherished Oma of Heather and Noah Fleming, Steven and Hilary Neufeld, Holly and Stephen Shuttleworth, Scott and Sarah Neufeld, Craig and Lindsay Krueger, Samantha Krueger, Lee-Ann Neufeld, Josh Neufeld. Adored Omee of Avalon, Ella, Henry, Sasha, Gemma and Emily. Dear sister of the late Jake Woelk, the late John Woelk, Anne (the late Dave) Kroeker, Walter (the late Irene) Woelk, the late Katie Hamm, Elvira (Ernie) Brown. Dear sister-in-law of Helen Woelk, Frieda Woelk, Jake and Erika Hamm, and the late Nick and Liz Neufeld and the late Elvera Neufeld. Will be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Mary spent most of her life on the family farm in Ruthven. She enjoyed volunteering her time at the Et Cetera Shop and the Mennonite Home. The family would like to thank the staff of the Leamington Mennonite Home for their loving care. Family and friends will be received at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Sunday, August 14, 2016 from 2-5 p.m. and at the Leamington Mennonite Home on Monday, August 15 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. A celebration of Mary’s life will be held at the North Leamington United Mennonite Church, 625 Mersea Road 6 on Monday, August 15, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. If desired, memorial donations made to the Leamington Mennonite Home or UMEI would be appreciated. Condolences may be shared at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2604/Mary-Neufeld/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Ingratta, Jean Kathleen of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on August 18, 2016

Ingratta, Jean Kathleen

58 years, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Wednesday August 17, 2016 at Erie Shores Hospice. Dear daughter of the late Domenic and Anna Marie Ingratta. Beloved sister of Lee Ingratta (Patty), Lena Howell (Guy), Marie Ingratta, Don Ingratta (Sheila), Jim Ingratta (Karen), Connie Brown (Rob), Gerry Ingratta (Shelley). Favourite aunt to numerous nieces and nephews. Jean was a dedicated employee who loved her job at the Sun Parlor Home for the past 28 years. At Jean’s request, cremation has taken place. 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/2609/Jean-Ingratta/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

PICKETT, John “Jack” of Essex

Posted by on August 15, 2016

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At 91 years of age, passed peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday, August 14, 2016 at Windsor Regional Hospital Ouellette Campus. Beloved husband of the late Evelyn (nee Beaudoin) (2012). Loving father of Jo-Anne Lippold of Strathroy and Glenda Beneteau and husband Ray of Gesto. Adored grandpa of Geoffrey Lippold(Stephanie), Craig Lippold (Krista Wright), Kortney Pickett (Alex), Amber Beneteau (Michael Trudell) and great grandpa of Wini Pickett. John was predeceased by his parents John and Carletta Pickett. Dearest brother of the late Ruth Rupert (late Ken). Dear brother-in-law of Russell Beaudoin (late Winnis) (Irma), Donna Brimner (late Andy), Faye Rocheleau (late Fred) and Gordon Beaudoin. Jack will be remembered and missed by his many nieces and nephews. Jack retired as a carpenter and enjoyed his farm in Gesto. He was devoted to his family, especially his grandchildren and great grandchild, and will be forever missed. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Tuesday from 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Jack’s life will be held from the funeral home on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at 11 am. Fr. Dave Boutette officiating. Interment Country Meadows Cemetery, Essex. Memorial Donations made to 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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Derbyshire, Norma of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on August 9, 2016

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82 years, passed away peacefully on Monday August 8, 2016 at Erie Shores Hospice. Beloved wife of Bill. Dear mother of Bill (Kathleen), Garnet (Jackie), Ken (Barbie) and Laurie Sanger (Brian). Loving grandmother of Ryan and Stephanie Sanger, Jaclyn Sanger (Hamza Jafri), Alexander and Kristen Derbyshire, Lucas, Emily and Michael Derbyshire and step grandmother of Matthew and Nicholas McIntyre. Predeceased by a sister Alva Tippett (Ralph) and a brother Ellery Carder (Betty). Norma is also survived by brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Norma was a devoted cashier at A&P Food Store Leamington for 34 years and farmed alongside her husband Bill for many years. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Thursday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Norma’s life, from the funeral home on Friday August 12, 2016 at 11 a.m. John Cats officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Erie Shores Hospice, Hillman United Church, Leamington Mennonite Home or charity of your choice. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2599/Norma-Derbyshire/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Hillier, Edsal of Ottawa and previously Leamington, ON

Posted by on August 3, 2016

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85 years, passed away peacefully on Saturday July 30, 2016 at Carlingview Manor, Ottawa. Beloved husband for 62 years to the late Elaine Hiller (2014). Loving father of Cathy Ruston, Calgary, Alberta; Curtis and wife Christine, Stittsville, Ontario; Glen and wife Mavis, Spring Grove, Illinois. Adored grandfather of the late Daryl, Dean (Geri), Amber (Edwin), Jennifer (Robert), Tamara, Sean, Lauren and Beth and proud great grandfather of Adam, Mary, Arabella, Ewan, Kassandra and Aleshya. Dear brother of late Alvin Hillier and sister Myrna Pare. Dear brother in law of Mary Simpson and Doris Hillier, and the late Douglas and Stanley Simpson. Remembered by his many nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Friday August 12 from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Edsal’s life, from the funeral home on Saturday August 13, 2016 at 11 a.m. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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Gresser, Richard J. of Leamington, ON

Posted by on August 2, 2016

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64 years, passed away peacefully and surrounded by his family on Saturday July 30, 2016. Beloved husband of Cathy. Dear father Chris (Lauren) and Laura. Loving grandfather of Abrial, Layla, William and newborn grandson arriving in November. Dear brother of Crystal Gresser. Predeceased by his parents John and Freda Gresser and by two infant sisters. Dear brother-in-law of Sharon Boutros (Jeff Brown), Sandy Burgar (Mitch Bowman) and Anne Anger (Brad). Dear uncle of Cara Gresser, Leah Boutros (Dan Pillon), Tanya Boutros (Brandon Clarke), Jennifer, Abigail and Matthew Anger. Dear friend of Jeremy Hickson (Adriana Babiak). Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Tuesday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Richard’s life, from the funeral home on Wednesday August 3, 2016 at 11 a.m. Rev. Rob Lemon officiating. Cremation. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Canadian Liver Foundation. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2591/Richard-Gresser/obituary.html#tribute-start

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QUICK, George Clinton of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on July 30, 2016

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69 years, passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Dear father of Sharon Akrey, Debbie Mummery, George Quick Jr., and Amanda Quick Chayer (Steve). Loving grandpa of 7 grandchildren. Cherished brother of Albert Quick (Donna), Keith Quick (Brenda), Virgil Quick (Shelley), the late Bob Quick (late Sally), the late Alice Mae Johns (late Eric). Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Sadly missed by his loyal companion, Geisha. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Monday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate George’s life at the Funeral Home on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 11 a.m. Rev. Andrew Wilson officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to The Downtown Mission. Friends may share memories and make donations at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2588/George-Quick/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Willms, Irene of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on July 30, 2016

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86 years, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Thursday July 28, 2016. Beloved wife of Alfred for 65 years. Dear mother of Ron (Janet), Richard (Peppy) and Jamie (Cindy). Loving grandma to Justin (Jessica), Amber, Kelsey, Rachel (Mike), Sarah, Katie and Ben and great grandma to Ajinn, Janessa, Charlotte and Madeline. Dear sister of Erna Huebert (the late Rudy), Liz Brown (the late Rudy) and the late Abram (the late Irma). Many nieces and nephews also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Sunday 2-5 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Irene’s life, from the Leamington United Mennonite Church, 78 Oak Street East Leamington on Monday August 1, 2016 at 11 a.m. Rev. Edgar Brown officiating. A private family graveside service will be held at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery on Tuesday August 2, 2016. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Leamington Mennonite Home or Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Filed Under: Windsor

MILLS, Margaret Jean (nee Parsons) of Wheatley

Posted by on July 22, 2016

Paper Photo Mills, Margaret copyIt is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Marg Mills on Thursday July 21, 2016 at Erie Shores Hospice with her family at her side. She was born Dec. 27, 1935, the only daughter of the late William (Bill) and Gladys Parsons of Petrolia. Beloved wife of the late Robert (Bob) W. Mills (1999) and loving best friend of John Lacounte Sr. of Windsor. Much loved mother of Jeff and Barbara Mills of London and Tom Mills and friend June Collins of Wheatley. Cherished grandmother of Greg Mills of Mississauga and Kevin Mills (Courtney Morgan) of London. Dear mum to Rachella Gervais of Pelee Island, Becky and Mike Perreault of Windsor and John Lacounte Jr. and John Weir of Windsor. Survived by sister-in-law Beverly and Henry (Hank) Vince of Alvinston and Madeline Mills of Leamington. Predeceased by her only brother Gordon and sister-in-law Bonnie, sister-in-law Shirley and Harvey Whitesell and brother-in-law John (Jack) Mills. Aunt Marg will be fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews and by long time neighbours and friends in Wheatley. Family and friends will be received at Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell St., Leamington on Sunday July 24, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. with funeral services to be held Monday July 25 at 11 a.m.. The family would like to express their gratitude and heartfelt thanks to the wonderful nurses, staff and volunteers at Erie Shores Hospice, Leamington for their care and compassion and would ask that, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations be directed to Erie Shores Hospice, Leamington. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Filed Under: Windsor

ROELENS: Pauline of Wheatley

Posted by on July 15, 2016

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A resident of Wheatley, Pauline Roelens passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at the Erie Shores Hospice with family at her side at the age of 60 . She was born in Stoney Point, and was the daughter of the late William and Rose LeClaire . Loving wife of Arthur Roelens for 40 years. Dear mother of Tracey Franklin (Rob), John Roelens (Melissa). Loving grandmother to Tyler, Karly, Zoey and Emma. Dear sister to Mary Ann Chauvin (Fred), Jerome LeClaire (Diane). Predeceased by her brother Rosaire, Edward, George and her sister Cecile. Pauline will also be dearly missed by her four legged friends Cookie and Rusty. Family and friends will be received at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington (519 326-2631) on Sunday from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and on Monday July 18, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Church, 22 Middleton Line, Wheatley where the Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Fairview Cemetery, Wheatley. Memorial donations to honour Pauline’s life can be made to Erie Shores Hospice and 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: Windsor

BARNA, Marie Ethel (Coughtrey) of Leamington

Posted by on July 15, 2016

Paper Photo Barna, Marie copyMarie was born in London, ON on August 31, 1932. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Windsor Regional Hospital, Ouellette Campus on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Beloved wife of Eugene Barna for over 60 years. She was a loving and devoted mother of Peter (Jeannine), Jean (Kip), Paul, the late Robert (Karen), David (Joanne), Terry (Sharon), Kevin, Debra Richardson (Bob) and daughter-in-law Stella Barna. She was grandmother to Jaryd, Jacklyn, Jessica, Natasha, Zachary, Ashley, Kalvin, Anton, Marena and Ryan. She was predeceasd by her sister Elaine Pitt (Coughtrey). She is also survived by nieces, nephews and cousins. Marie served as a Beaver Leader for over 15 years with 2nd Leamington Scouting at the First Baptist Church. She loved to knit, work in the garden and make cabbage rolls and perogies which will be dearly missed by all. Cremation has taken place with a private family service at Lakeview Cemetery to follow. Memorial donations may be made to the Leamington Hospital Foundation, Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of your choice by contacting the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631). Friends may share memories or make memorial donations at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Filed Under: Windsor

Sleiman, Nour of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on July 14, 2016

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85 years, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Royal Oak Long Term Care in Kingsville on Tuesday, July 12, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Tannous (1995). Loving and devoted mother of Renee Derbyshire (Keith), Mona Massad (Joe), Bahia Sarkis (Paul). Cherished Sittoo of Michael (Elise), Ryan (Marisol), Lisa (Kevin), Joe (Lindsey), Megan (Jamie), and proud great Sittoo of 11 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Maroun Zyadie (late Najib), Pauline Massad (late Antonios), Frozine Sleiman. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Wednesday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk St., Leamington, on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 10 a.m. Interment at Erie Memorial Gardens to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Royal Oak Long Term Care 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/2574/Nour-Sleiman/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Tippett, Alva Ruth of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on July 14, 2016

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84 years, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Monday, July 11, 2016. Beloved wife of Ralph for 63 years. Loving mother of Debra Tippett (late Terry Depodesta), David Tippett (Lori). Adored grandmother of Jennifer Cassidy, Sarah Dinner (Michael), Jonathan Tippett (Jesse Bettio). Proud great grandmother of Ashlyn Cassidy, Charlie and Emmie Dinner. Dear sister of Norma Derbyshire (Bill), and the late Ellery Carder (Betty). Special aunt to her nieces and nephews. Alva operated a nursery school in Leamington for many years. She enjoyed gardening, curling and tennis. Alva was Past President of the Leamington Kinette Club and member of the K40 Club. For over 28 years Alva and Ralph spent their winters in Florida. Following Alva’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday from 9:30 a.m. until time of Memorial Service to celebrate Alva’s life at 11:30 a.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart & Stroke Foundation may be made 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 or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

INGRATTA, Fiorina (Mastronardi) of Leamington

Posted by on July 11, 2016

Web Photo Ingratta, Fiorina copy98 years, passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, July 11, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Igino (1984). Dear mother of Nick Ingratta (Margaret). Loving grandmother of Gene (Amy), Paul (Nadia), Nicholas (Lisa) and great grandmother of Isabella, Oliver, Roslyn, Mateo and Maverick. Dear sister of the late Vincenzo (late Olympia), the late Armando (late Lisetta), the late Michele (late Teolina), the late Ercole (late Linetta, late Anna) and sister-in-law of Clotilde Ingratta (late Moretto), Lina Massanisso (late Pierino), the late Fedela Mastronardi (late Ercole), the late Bice Mastronardi (late Salvatore). 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, July 13, 2016 at 10 a.m. Entombment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation or Erie Shores Hospice. Friends may share memories or make donations at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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LESLIE, Dorothy Geraldine, (nee Peters) of Scarborough and formerly Leamington, ON

Posted by on July 4, 2016

Paper photo Leslie, DorothyLESLIE, Dorothy Geraldine, nee Peters

Passed away peacefully on July 2, 2016 in Scarborough, Ontario at age 95. Predeceased by her beloved husband of 62 years, Robert (Bob) Burrell Leslie, parents Mildred (Bush) and Gerald Cass Peters, brothers Calvin, Dalton and Clarence Peters and granddaughter Tracey Leslie. Loving mother to Sandra (Gary) Kerr, Dale Leslie, Arva (John) Brierley; grandmother to Scott Leslie, Jenny (Christian) Kerr, Kevin (Andrea) Kerr; great grandmother to Treyson Leslie and Liam Kerr; sister to Verna Harling, Laura Jibb, Effie Stewart, Viola Modolo, Ralph (Alice) Peters; Rodney Peters, and aunt to many nieces and nephews. Dorothy was born in Milberta (New Liskeard) Ontario, June 21, 1921. Upon marriage, she settled in Leamington where she lived until July, 2014. She took pride in being a homemaker. Dorothy and Bob both loved to travel and enjoyed many trips all over North America and abroad. She had been an active member of the United Church, involved with the UCW, Messengers, and Junior Choir. She had a talent for sewing, gardening, cooking and refinishing furniture. She also developed a love for genealogy researching and recording family history. Dorothy was also involved with many charities throughout her life. We owe a great deal of thanks to many but would like to acknowledge Susan and Ken Cosford, who we consider family and who were always there when needed; Innes and Brenda Malcolm for their friendship to Mom while she was still in her home. As well, thank you to the many staff at Chartwell Trilogy who made her stay as comfortable as possible, and to Maureen Hodder for her compassion and care. Visitation will be at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday, July 7, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. untill time of the Funeral service in celebration of Dorothy’s life at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the charity of your choice. Due to perfume allergies, family has requested no flowers with a fragrance please. Condolences or charitable donations can be made online at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2568/Dorothy-Leslie/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Toronto, Windsor

Bakes, William of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on June 28, 2016

4Bakes, William

In his 87th year, passed away peacefully at Leamington Hospital after a brief illness, surrounded by his family. Survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Barbara. Beloved by his children Douglas (Joni), Whitby, Elaine Schmalz (Greg), Port Elgin, Robert (Cathy), Kingsville, his grandchildren Kristen Mara (Tom), London, Kelly Schmalz (fiancée Michael Tweedie), Calgary, Kimberly Schmalz (Nick Pike), Toronto, Jeremy Bakes, Leamington, Travis Bakes, Kingsville. Also survived by his sister Marilyn Wood (Pat), Kelowna, B.C., and niece and nephew and cousins. Bill was a life member of the Erie Shores Golf Club, Kingsville Golf & Country Club and Leamington K-40 Club. His wishes for a private family service have taken place. The family invites his friends to join them for a Celebration of Life at Kingsville Golf & Country Club, 640 County Road 20, Kingsville, Tuesday, June 28, 2016 from 4-6 p.m. The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the doctors and nurses for their kind and compassionate care. As an expression of sympathy, donations in memory of Bill may be made to Erie Shores Hospice or the Leamington District Memorial Hospital Foundation 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 or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2560/William-Bakes/obituary.html#tribute-start

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Chartier, Elaine (nee Kettle) of Windsor, Ontario

Posted by on June 24, 2016

Paper Photo Chartier, ElaineChartier, Elaine (nee Kettle)

67 years, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Monday, June 20, 2016 at WRH-Met Campus. Cherished mom and best friend to her daughters Candi Kocela (Dan Munroe) and Sherri Cowgill (Jerome). Loving grandma to Bailey and Blake Cowgill. She will be remembered by her former husband Frank Chartier (Sue). Dear sister of Don (late Dona & the late Mary), Ron (Joan), Cliff (Helen), Linda Verhoeven (Servaas), Larry (Nancy); and sister-in-law of Dennis (Marg), Ron, Janice (Keith), Brad (Brenda), Cindy (Rudy), Peggy, Robin, Joe (Carol), Rick (Donna), Robert, and the late Jeff. Predeceased by her parents Gerald & Peggy Kettle. Elaine will also be missed by her dear friends Rick & Peggy Nickerson and Sandy Cascadden. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Elaine was a retired employee from the University of Windsor’s Registrar’s Office. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday from 2-5 &7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Elaine’s life, from the funeral home, on Friday, June 24, 2016 at 11 am. Cremation to follow. If you wish to donate in Elaine’s memory, the family has asked that donations, made by cheque, to the Lung Association or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Family & Friends may share their memories or make an online contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2556/Elaine-Chartier/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Beck, Steven of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on June 24, 2016

Web Photo Beck, StevenBeck, Steven

May 1, 1929 – June 23, 2016

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on June 23, 2016 at the age of 87. Beloved husband of Martha for 59 years. Dear father of Steven (Renee), Elizabeth (Carlos) and Lori (Warren). Proudest Opa of Matthew, Michelle, Marcus, Nicole, Michael, Olivia, Sarah, Max and Will. Dear brother of Heinrich, Germany. Several other surviving relatives in Canada and Germany. Steve was a flower farmer and later worked at Leamington Hospital until retirement. He loved gardening, volunteering and was a die-hard Toronto Maple Leafs fan. The family would like thank those who cared for Steve during his illness, especially Dr Bagga and staff, PSW Meghan, nurses Heather and Katie. Cremation has taken place. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Tuesday from 7-9 pm. Memorial Mass of the Resurrection, Wednesday June 29 at 11:00 am, St. Joseph’s Church, Leamington. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to Erie Shores Hospice or Sun Parlor Home Bus Fund would be appreciated by the family. 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/2558/Steven-Beck/obituary.html#tribute-start

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BONNEAU, R. Richard “Dick” of Essex, Ontario

Posted by on June 21, 2016

Paper photo Bonneau, DickBonneau, R. Richard “Dick”, 84 years. Passed peacefully with family  by his side at Iler Lodge in Essex on June 18, 2016. Beloved husband of the late Jean (nee Michael) (2013).  Loving father of Janice (Doug) Rounding; Rick (Bev); Sandy (Gary) Cookman; Doug (Rhonda); Mark; Tom (Deanna). Cherished grandfather of Michael (Amy), Jonathan, Jennifer, Stephanie, Ashley, Jacklyn, Joni (Kris), Chelsea and Jamie. Dear brother of Robert and Gail Bonneau and brother-in-law of Patricia Ratko. Predeceased by his parents Fred and Winnifred, step-mother Jackie and son-in-law Ron Lewis.  Will be missed by his cousin Ron and Darlene Bell and many nieces and nephews. Dick obtained his Funeral Directors Licence in 1952 and retired in 1996 after 44 years of service in Windsor and Essex County. Dick was a Past Master of Parvaim Central Lodge #395 A.F. & A.M. Essex, Knights Templar, Royal Arch Masons, Mocha Temple and Sun Parlour Shrine Club. Past member of Essex Kinsmen and of Essex Rotary receiving Paul Harris Fellowship. Visiting will be held at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave.E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Tuesday 7-9 pm, Wednesday 2-5 and 7-9 pm and Thursday, June 23, 2016 at Essex United Church, 53 Talbot Street South, Essex from 9:30 am until time of Funeral Service to celebrate Dick’s life at 10:30 am. Rev. Jim Hatt officiating. Masonic Service Wednesday 7pm. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Leamington. If desired, memorial donations made to Shriners Hospitals for Children 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: Ontario, Windsor

JAMIESON, Theadora (Riediger) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on June 20, 2016

Paper Photo Jamieson, TheadoraJAMIESON, Theadora (Riediger)

88 years, passed away on Monday, June 20, 2016 at the Leamington Mennonite Home Residence. Beloved wife of the late Jim Jamieson (1991). Dear sister of Henry Riediger (Dorothy), Alice Baerg (late Jack), the late Helen Janzen (late Dave). Two nieces and six nephews also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Wednesday 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Theadora’s life at the Funeral Home on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at 11 a.m. Pastor Victor Winter officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Mennonite Home. Friends may share memories at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2555/Theadora-Jamieson/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor