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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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

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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Casimer, Paul Michael of Leamington

Posted by on February 15, 2015

Casimer, Paul paperNEW copy55 years, passed away, after a courageous battle with cancer, on Friday, February 13, 2015 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Dear son of the late Elizabeth (2009) and the late Bernard Casimer (2013). Loving brother of David, Toronto; Dianna Deakin (Rob), Dorchester; Debbie Harris (late Jim), Kingsville. Dear uncle of Christian, Samantha, Jessica, Jenny and Dane, and will be sadly missed by his cousins. Paul enjoyed fishing with his buddies. With respect for Paul’s wishes, a private family Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to London Regional Cancer Program or Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice). Friends may share memories of Paul (Chester) and make memorial contributions at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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BROWN, Nellie of Kingsville, formerly of Blytheswood

Posted by on February 13, 2015

93 years, passed away on Thursday, February 12, 2015 at Royal Oak Long Term Care, Kingsville. Formerly of Blytheswood. Beloved wife of the late Burns (1987). Loving mother of Jim and Shirley, Richard and Mary Ann, David and Theresa, Dennis and Mary, and Warren. Cherished grandmother of Heather DeLorenzi (Jeff), Shawn Brown (fiancée Ashley), Stephen Brown (Kalpa), Amanda Ellenberger (Brandon), Robert Brown (Meghan), Douglas Brown, Kevin Brown (Claudia), Monica Brown (Kyle), Robyn Brown and great grandmother of Lily and Lucas DeLorenzi, and Samson Brown. Dear sister of Stella Jackson, Sylvia Maker and sister-in-law of Laura Brown. Predeceased by 3 brothers and 3 sisters. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Special thanks to the staff at Royal Oak for their years of care and compassion. 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 Nellie’s life at the Funeral Home on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 11 a.m. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends and family may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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MANSELL: Yvonne Doreen (nee Watters) of Kingsville

Posted by on February 11, 2015

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A resident of Kingsville, Yvonne Mansell passed away peacefully, with her daughter and grandaughter by her side, on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at Franklin Gardens Long Term Care in Leamington at the age of 80. Dear mother of Brian Weisgerber, Dennis Weisgerber (1984), Fay Corrigan, Brenda Dubois, Lori Lyons and Mary Larking. Proud grandmother to 14 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. Dear friend to Andrea Russell and Craig Desjardins. A special thank-you is extended to all the staff at Franklin Gardens for their tremendous care and compassion. In keeping with Yvonne’s wishes, immediate cremation has taken place. A private family interment will take place at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519 326-2631). Friends may send condolences at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Roberts, Wayne of Leamington

Posted by on February 10, 2015

73 years, passed away on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of Lorraine Turcott. Father of Wanda, Mandy, Shelley and grandfather of 5 grandchildren. Dear brother of Bill Roberts and Janet Craig. Wayne will be missed by many nieces and nephews. A special thanks to Lorraine Playford, her children and grandchildren and other family members in Leamington for their love and support. With respect for Wayne’s wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral service. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to CK Animal Rescue by contacting the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631. Friends may share memories and make memorial donations at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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FROME, Miriam (Nan) Ivy of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on February 7, 2015

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92 years, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at Royal Oak Long Term Care in Kingsville. Loving mother of Ann Hall and late husband Glenn. Cherished grandmother of Sherry Perciballi and husband Dan, Stewart Hall and wife Lynn. Adored great grandmother of Andrew Perciballi. Miriam is survived by two sisters in Guernsey, Channel Islands, UK. Predeceased by a brother and three other sisters. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Miriam retired as a Nurse’s Aide at the Sun Parlor Home after many years of service. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Monday, February 9, 2015 from 12 noon until time of funeral service to celebrate Miriam’s life at 1 p.m. Interment at Erie Cemetery, Wheatley to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Reid, Mary (nee Sorrie) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on February 6, 2015

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87 years, passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at the Sun Parlor Home in Leamington. Beloved wife of the late Murray Clarence Reid (1996) for 51 years. Loving mother of Rose Voakes and late husband Dan (1990), Ken and wife Diana, Wayne and wife Patricia. Adored grandmother of Dan Voakes (Deana), Darrin Voakes (Jeannie), Debbie Kelly (James), Kenneth Reid (Shauna). Cherished great grandmother of Haley, Bayleigh, Emily, Jacey, Alexei, Jasmine and Elaina. Mary was predeceased by her brothers and sisters and will always be remembered by her nieces, nephews and extended family in Scotland. Mary enjoyed many years helping in the cafeteria at Leamington District Secondary School. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Sunday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Mary’s life will be held at the funeral home on Monday, February 9, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Thomas Kay officiating. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to the Sun Parlor Home or a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Gayer, John of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on February 6, 2015

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Passed away on Monday, February 2, 2015 at home at the age of 79 . Loving husband of Anneliese Gayer (nee Schick) for 53 years. Cherished father of Gary (Mae), Christine (Yves) and Mike. Loving Grandpa and Papa of Amanda (Louie), Megan, Matt, Brandon and Maddy. Dear brother of Mary Matassa (Nello) and the late Felix Gayer (Carmen). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. John was a long time employee of the H. J. Heinz Co. The family would like to give a special thanks to all the Healthcare professionals for their compassion and care provided for John. Family and friends will be received at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519 326-2631) on Wednesday February 4, 2015, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A private family service will be held later. Memorial donations to the Leamington Hospital Foundation- Hospice would be appreciated by the family. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Baker, Gary “Bubba” of Kingsville

Posted by on February 2, 2015

Baker, Gary Paper copyA resident of Kingsville, Gary Baker passed away at home, with his loving family by his side on Sunday, February 1, 2015 at the age of 58. Loving husband of Kim Baker for 27 years. Dear father of Kaitlyn (Steven Wright) and Taylor. Dear son of Eileen and the late Richard Baker (2013) and son-in-law of Shirley and Murray Setterington. Dear brother of Tom Baker and his wife Anne, Nancy Baker and husband Wendell Doyle and brother-in-law of Phil and Helen Setterington and Alan Setterington. Family and friends will be received at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington (519 326-2631) on Wednesday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m.. Funeral Service to celebrate Gary’s life will be held at the Funeral Home on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Jim Kettle officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice) or the Unemployment Help Centre, Windsor. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, London, Windsor

Mathies, Robert David of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on January 27, 2015

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59 years, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 25, 2015 at Chartwell Royal Oak Long Term Care Residence in Kingsville. Predeceased by his mother Irma (1998) and father Abram Mathies (2008) and brother Paul Mathies (1981). Survived by brother Ken Mathies and his wife Carol and their children Max and Sophia. Robert will always be remembered by his numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends at Christian Horizons. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Saturday, January 31, 2015 from 1 pm until time of Memorial Service to celebrate Robert’s life at 3 pm. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to Christian Horizons 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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Filed Under: Toronto, Windsor

Mastronardi, Alberino of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on January 19, 2015

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December 4, 1925 – January 15, 2015

89 years, passed away peacefully at Leamington District Memorial Hospital on Thursday, January 15, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Maria Vincenza (Totaro) (January 4, 2014) for 69 years. Loving father of Antonietta Mastronardi-Coates and husband Sydney Coates, Nick D. Mastronardi and wife Marjorie, Mike Mastronardi and wife Connie. Predeceased by son Gino (1961). Adored Nonno of Albert Mastronardi, Michelle Preston and husband Jeff, Benjamin Mastronardi, Christopher Mastronardi and wife Tanya, Loren and Steven Mastronardi. Proud great Nonno of Alisha, Nicole, Mathew, Jax and Ella. Dear brother of Lina Guidice (late Guiseppe), Maria Mastronardi (late Pino), the late Ciro Mastronardi (Bambina), the late Beato Mastronardi (Maria). Adored brother-in-law of the late Marietta Totaro, the late Gaetano Totaro and late wife Maria. Special uncle to numerous nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Sunday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk St., Leamington, on Monday, January 19, 2015 at 10 a.m. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations made by cheque to the Leamington District Memorial Hospital Foundation (HOSPICE), St. Michael’s Church Building Fund or 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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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor