WATTERWORTH, Lesley Ann

Posted by on November 7, 2016

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

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

 

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Gazzellone, Peter of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

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

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Klym, Anastasia of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

paper-photo-klym-anastasia-copyKlym, Anastasia

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

 

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GRAHAM, Ronald of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

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

 

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Girardin, Perry James of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

paper-photo-girardin-perryGirardin, Perry James

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

 

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Tiessen, Nellie of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

web-photo-tiessen-nellieTiessen, Nellie

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

 

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Willms, Alfred J. of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

web-photo-willms-alfredWillms, Alfred J.

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

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Mouawad, Maurice of Ottawa, formerly Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 28, 2016

paper-photo-mouawad-mauriceMouawad, Maurice

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

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WHALEY, Alfred of Wheatley, Ontario

Posted by on October 20, 2016

WHALEY, Alfred

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

 

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Brandt, Ken of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 18, 2016

paper-photo-brandt-kenneth-copyBrandt, Ken

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

 

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Furmanek, Vera of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 18, 2016

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

 

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RAFFOUL, George

Posted by on October 16, 2016

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

 

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GOULET, Esther (Tomek) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 8, 2016

GOULET, Esther (Tomek)

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

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Windsor

Klassen, Theresa (nee Sieler) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 7, 2016

Klassen, Theresa (nee Sieler)

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

 

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NAJEM, Joseph B. of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 7, 2016

NAJEM, Joseph B.

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

 

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Chorba, Mary Phyllis of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 30, 2016

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

 

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JONES, Blanche Rosina of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 30, 2016

paper-photo-jones-blancheJONES, Blanche Rosina

91 years, passed away on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at the Sun Parlor Home. Beloved wife of Wilbert. Predeceased by 3 brothers and 5 sisters. Blanche will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Blanche was a C.W.L. member at St. John de Brebeuf Church. She was a graduate of Hotel Dieu Hospital and worked with the V.O.N. in Leamington (1947 – 1952). Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection at St. John de Brebeuf Church, 67 Main Street East, Kingsville on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 10 a.m. Interment Lakeview Cemetery, Leamington. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Parkinson Foundation or the charity of your choice. Friends may share memories at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2637/Blanche-Jones/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Guyitt, Lynnlee Susan of Cottam, Ontario

Posted by on September 29, 2016

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27 years, It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Lynnlee on Monday, September 26, 2016. Cherished and loving daughter of Susan and Gary Guyitt. Adored sister of Jeremy (Ashley). Precious granddaughter of Audrey Dawson (late Gord 2015), Mary Ann Guyitt (late Norm 2006), and great grandmother Marjorie Siddall (late Jack 1996). Beloved niece of Greg Guyitt (Shelley), John Dawson (Margaret), Beth Webber (Paul), Jill Walker (Paul). Lynnlee will always be remembered and never forgotten by her cousins Spencer, Adam, Calvin, Corey (Maggie), Cameron, Leslie, Ian, Brady and Payton. Lynnlee was a caring, loving young lady that had a huge heart. This was seen by all she came in contact with, whether it was family or friends. She held enormous love for children and animals. Lynnlee was passionate about reading; whether it a children’s book, young adult novel or adult novel of her choice. Her hands were always willing to give extra support; to tutor children needing that extra boost or just sit and hold your hand. She was dearly loved and will be missed by everyone. Heaven received a true angel! Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St. Leamington (519-326-2631) Thursday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. and on Friday, September 30, 2016 from 11 a.m. until time of funeral service to celebrate Lynnlee’s life at 1 p.m. Interment at Erie Memorial Gardens to follow. Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made to Ronald McDonald House Charities Southwestern Ontario or to WETRA (Windsor-Essex Therapeutic Riding Association) would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their stories, words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2635/Lynnlee-Guyitt/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Girard, Joan (Josephine) Mae (nee Hickson) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 29, 2016

paper-photo-girard-joan-copyGirard, Joan (Josephine) Mae (nee Hickson)

79 years, passed away peacefully at Erie Shores Hospice on Monday, September 26, 2016. Loving mother of Cathy Thomson (Jim), Len van Veen (Bonnie), Cheryle Church (George), Rick van Veen (Wendy), Sandy Ludlow (Larry), Cindy Cotterill (Lou), Randy Pierre, and John Pierre. Beloved grandmother of 22 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Gerry and Don Willan, late brother William (1988), and Irene Hickson. Predeceased by her parents Leonard (1970 and Mae (2014). Longtime friend of Lyall Lajoie. Joan enjoyed gardening, reading, travelling, doing crossword puzzles, her many pets, playing cards, eating desserts, and drinking beer and tomato juice many Saturday afternoons at the Wheatley Legion meat raffles. We would like to express our sincere gratitude to all the staff at Erie Shores Hospice who made her last days comfortable and provided her with everything she wanted or needed. Memorial Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Friday from 9 a.m. until time of Memorial Service to celebrate Joan’s life at 11 a.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made to Erie Shores Hospice 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/2636/Joan-Girard/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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LASI, FRANK

Posted by on September 26, 2016

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83 years, passed away peacefully into the arms of his Lord and Saviour on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at Franklin Gardens. Beloved husband of Marie. Dear father of Marianne Lasi, Irene Butler (John), Heidi Lasi (Kanth Thirugnanam) and Ken Lasi. Loving grandfather of Sarah Butler (James Ewing), Karsten Melchers, Nicholas and Noah Lasi and great grandfather of Claire Ewing. Dear brother of Elizabeth Neufeld (John) and predeceased by his infant sister Margaret. Frank is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and extended family members. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington (519-326-2631) on Tuesday 2- 5p.m. and 7- 9p.m.  Funeral Service to Celebrate Frank’s life, from St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 311 Sherk Street, Leamington on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 11 a.m. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church or the Alzheimer Society. Frank’s family wish to extend their sincere thanks to the staff at Franklin Gardens for all the love and care they provided. Friends may send condolences or make a memorial donation at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Melo, Gilda Couto of Wheatley, ON

Posted by on September 23, 2016

Melo, Gilda Couto

70 years, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Friday September 23, 2016. Beloved wife of Valdemiro. Dear mother of Elizabeth Bennett (Geoff), Nelson de Melo (Helen), Valdemiro de Melo (Danna). Loving Vavo of R.J., Mitchell, Quinton, Lucas, Alex and Slate. Dear sister of Isabel Cabral (the late Antonio), Maria Dorvalina Mauca (the late Manuel), Alvaro Ferreira (Maurina), Jose’ Ferreira (Eduarda). Predeceased by brothers Antonio Ferreira (Maria Jose), Altino Ferreira (Maria Jose), Alberto Ferreira (Alice) and Arceno Ferreira (Isabel). Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive.Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Sunday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Everyone please meet at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Church, 22 Middleton Line Wheatley on Monday September 26, 2016 for visitation from 9 a.m. until Mass of the Resurrection 10 a.m. Interment Erie Cemetery, Wheatley. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

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PRETLI, Andrew

Posted by on September 17, 2016

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78 years, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at the Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Linda (1994). Loving father of Linda Vajna and husband George, Jeff Pretli and wife Jeannine. Adored grandfather of Madeline and George Vajna, and Benjamin Pretli. Dear brother of George (Margaret), Jack (Ann), Ann Davis (Adrian Carrier). Predeceased by brother John and late wife Vicky. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Saturday from 2-5 and Sunday 2-5. Funeral Service to celebrate Andrew’s life will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 311 Sherk St., Leamington on Monday, September 19, 2016 at 11 a.m. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, Canadian Cancer Society or St. Paul’s Lutheran Church 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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Flewelling, Daisy Ellen of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 10, 2016

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86 years, passed away peacefully at Franklin Gardens on Thursday September 8, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Earl (1989). Cherished mother of William “Bill” and wife Dianne. Loving grandmother of Kyle and Jessica Flewelling and step grandmother of Greg and Tara Liebrock, Randy and Dana Liebrock. Great grandmother of Sammar, Charlie, Zack, Ben and Ethan. Daisy’s sweet nature touched many people with whom she came in contact with over the years. Dear sister of Muriel Armstrong and the late Goldie Rosenfeld (1995). Several nieces and nephews also survive. Special thanks to all those who nurtured Daisy over the last two years at Franklin Gardens. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Monday 7-9 p.m. A private family graveside service will be held. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Make a Wish Foundation. Friends may send condolences or make at memorial donation at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2625/Daisy-Flewelling/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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KUDROCH, Suzanne of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 10, 2016

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93 years, passed away on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Michael Kudroch (1995). Dear mother of Rosalind Janovicek (John), Lillian Dann (Ross), and Tim Kudroch. Loving grandmother of Michael, Lorraine, Ken, Nancy, Dennis (Jennifer), Ryanna (Eric), Cera (Adam) and great grandmother of Olivia, Jewelya, Ben, Caitlyn, and June. Predeceased by her sister, Anna Knezho and her brother, John Kudroch. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Sunday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Suzanne’s life at the Funeral Home on Monday, September 12, 2016 at 11 a.m. Rev. Wendy Paterson officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Leamington Hospital Foundation or the Kidney Foundation. Friends may share memories at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2624/Suzanne-Kudroch/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Cervini, Giuseppa of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on August 29, 2016

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, Giuseppa Cervini. Born in Ripi, Italy on December 6, 1923, passed away on Sunday, August 28, 2016 at the Sun Parlor Home. Beloved wife of the late Antonio Cervini (2012) for 68 years. Dear mother of the late Roberto Cervini, Maria Imperioli and late husband Gino, Silvana and Franco Ippoliti. Loving grandmother of Angela and Gary Mizerak, Piero Imperioli, Melissa and Walter Saldanha, Melinda and Brad Theaker and great grandmother of Evan Mizerak, Elise Mizerak, Adam Saldanha, Izara Saldanha and Brayden Theaker. Dear sister of the late Eugenio Imola (Michelina), the late Alfredo and Vincenza Zirlli, the late Domenico and Natalina Imola, the late Domenica and Emilio Bernardi, the late Salma and Armando Rota, the late Luigi and Francesca Imola and sister-in-law or Vincenza and Americo Ferrante, the late John Cervini (Filomena). Giuseppa worked at Cervini Farms all her life. Special thanks to Nancy Morand, Kendra Powell, Dr. Gow and all the staff at the Sun Parlor Home. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street, Leamington on Friday, September 2, 2016 at 11 a.m. Entombment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Alzheimer Society, St. Michael’s Parish Building Fund, Erie Shores Hospice or Sun Parlor Home. Friends may share memories at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2616/Giuseppa-Cervini/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor