HALL: Murray Emerson of Colchester North Township

Posted by on October 12, 2014

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A resident of Colchester North Township, Murray Hall passed away on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at the Windsor Regional Hospital, Metropolitan Campus at the age of 89. He was born in Colchester North Township and was the son of the late Stanley and Mary Hall. Loving husband of the late Jean Hall (nee Mulcaster) for 42 years. Dear father of the late Martha Ames (late Malcolm), Linda Raymont (Don), Joan Hutchinson (Melvin), Connie Stockwell (Wayne), Barbara Gagnon (David), Stanley Hall (Heide), Tom Hall and Bob Hall. Proud grandfather to 21 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. Dear brother to Harold Hall (late Peggy) and Ruth Price. Predeceased by his sister Gladys Griffin (late Raymond) and brothers John Hall (late Irene), Cecil Hall (late Lillian). Murray was a farmer in Colchester Township his entire life and was a member of Gesto United Church. Family and friends will be received at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E. Essex (519 776-4233) on Tuesday from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. A Funeral Service to celebrate Murray’s life will be held on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 in the Funeral Home at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Greenhill Cemetery, Kingsville . Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Neal, Jean of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 11, 2014

Neal, Jean

92 years, passed away Friday October 10, 2014 at Windsor Regional Hospital Met Campus. Beloved wife of the late Melvin (1990). Dear mother of Richard, Ken (Cheryl). Loving grandmother of Donald and Kailyn Neal, Dustin Neal and Kayla, Deanna Pimentel and Jimmy and great grandmother of Aidan, Alyssa, Jase and Brayden. Dear sister of Shirley Williams (the late Arthur). Dear sister-in-law of Wilbert Neal (Edeltraud) and the late James Neal (1971). Several nieces and nephews also survive. Jean was a longtime member of the Ruthven Rebekah Lodge. Jean and her husband Mel were the former owners of Fox & Neal Orchards in Ruthven. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Olinda-Ruthven United Church or charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. For further information please call the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street Leamington at 519-326-2631. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Kuli, Mark of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on October 11, 2014

Kuli, Mark

56 years, passed away on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at his home. Dear father of Janna and Bill Tetler, Adam Kuli and friend Ashley Godin. Loving grandfather of Brady and Alexa. Dear son of Anne and Chester Kuli. Dear brother of Diane Lapos, and David Kuli. Husband of Lori Kuli. Mark will be missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Mark loved his Harley. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Tuesday 7-9 p.m. A Private Family Service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Kidney Foundation or Heart and Stroke Foundation. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Klassen, Charles of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 11, 2014

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95 years, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 10, 2014 at the Leamington Mennonite Home. Beloved husband of Helene (Bretschneider)(1980). Predeceased by 6 brothers, Jacob (1912), Abraham (1912), Henry (1999), John (1986), Gustav (1923), Hermann and 4 sisters, Maria (1917), Elisabeth (1919), Margarete Gossen (2009), and Kaete (1929). Survived by cousins, Frank and Anna Klassen, Leamington. Charles will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Leamington United Mennonite Church on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 1p.m. until time of the Funeral Service to celebrate Charles’ life at 2 p.m. Interment Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo on Thursday at 11 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Leamington Mennonite Home. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.

 

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TALOS, Aurica “Silvia”, of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 9, 2014

TALOS, Aurica “Silvia”

Born on March 19, 1968 in Romania. On October 9, 2014 at the young age of 46, mom lost her battle and went into the arms of God after a courageous fight with cancer. Her devotion and love will live on through her 4 children Alina (Ben), David, Roby and James. The time she shared with her grandson Jackson may have been short, but their bond was one that could not be measured. Silvia “Aurica” leaves behind her mother and siblings all of Romania. She was the rock of our family and will never be replaced or forgotten. We love you mom. The Funeral Service to celebrate Silvia’s life will be private. If so desired, donations may be made to the Hospice of Windsor/Essex County. Arrangements entrusted to Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631). Online donations and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Will, Alfreda Christina (nee Bailey) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 8, 2014

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93 years, passed away peacefully into eternal life on Monday October 6, 2014 at the Sun Parlor Home in Leamington. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Wilbur Will (1981). Alfreda and Joe had four children, Ralph and Anna Mae Will, Joan and Ron Kettle, Bonnie and Claire Sherk and Cindy Tallent (2006). Loving grandmother of Dennis, Darrin (2013), Derrick and Dana Will, Janan and Kevin Alles, Krista and Darin Rickeard, Tim Sherk (2013), Dana and Mark Waites, Morgin Tallent, Dan Tallent and great grandmother of Gracyn Will, Madison and Spencer Alles, Brett and Brady Rickeard, Avery, Carter and Luke Sherk and Mara Waites. Dear sister of Marvin (Evelyn) Bailey. Alfreda is also survived by her sister-in-law Elaine Taylor (Eugene). Predeceased by one sister Mable Hillier and three brothers, Clarence, Lyle and Murray Bailey. Alfreda is also predeceased by brothers-in-law Frank (Dorothy) Will and Bud (Meryle) Will. Alfreda will be missed by her many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Mom loved her family and always had “Christmas Pizza Parties” and thoughtful knitted gifts for her grandchildren. For her kids, a crazy chocolate cake was always on the kitchen table. Mom was a dedicated volunteer at Leamington District Memorial Hospital and the Leamington Half Century Club. Mom was very involved in the Albuna United Church, serving in the choir, teaching Sunday School and being active in the U.C.W. She also attended Leamington United Church. Mom and Dad loved to square dance and enjoyed playing cards with many friends. At Alfreda’s request, cremation has taken place. A private family graveside service will be held at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. The family would like to thank the staff at the Sun Parlor Home for their care and compassion shown to mom during her stay. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation “Hospice”. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Ferris, David of London

Posted by on October 8, 2014

Ferris David Paper new copyOriginally from Leamington, peacefully at Westmount Gardens, London, on Friday October 3rd, 2014 in his 59th year. Beloved cousin of Mac and Sue Hyatt and family; survived by many other cousins. Remembered by dear friends Daniel, Shelley, Jeffrey and Philip Wybo, along with many more who had experienced his innately gregarious nature. Predeceased by his father, George (1964) and his mother Lois (Watson)(2001) and his uncle Dr. Lorne Watson (2010). David graduated from Huron College, University of Western Ontario, in 1977, with a Bachelor of Arts in History. He was an active member of the Huron College History Club and an avid snooker player, known to spend many hours at the on-campus snooker facility. He later studied at Fanshawe College where he auctioned off a signed stick belonging to the captain of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Darryl Sittler, as part of a college fund raiser. He enjoyed watching the Leafs, and just about any other sports event. He spent many years as a soccer official, always working to expand his knowledge of the beautiful game. His insurance career started as a registered insurance broker, then followed as an underwriter with the General Accident. Later he became an Inspector with Sentinel, and finally joined Economical Insurance as a Property Inspector. Visitation will be held at the Reid Funeral Home,14 Russell Street, Leamington, on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 from 10-11a.m. followed by a service of remembrance officiated by Rev. Paul Rodey. Burial will take place at Lakeview Cemetery, Leamington. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke and Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, London, Windsor

KHANAS, Lyubov

Posted by on October 6, 2014

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Khanas Lyubov paper photo copy78 years, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at Windsor Regional Hospital Metropolitan Campus. Loving and devoted mother of Lesia Boui and husband Ivan. Adored Baba of Andrew and Angela. Survived by her sister Slava and brother Petro and several extended family members in Ukraine. Lyubov will be dearly missed by the many people whose lives she touched when delivering the Windsor Star to the many families in Leamington for 10 years. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Monday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. then proceeding to Sts. Vladimir and Olga Ukrainian Catholic Church, 601 Lake Trail Drive, Windsor, for a Mass of the Resurrection at 12 p.m. The Right Rev. Fr. Eugene Halitsky officiating. Interment at Windsor Memorial Gardens to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice) or to Sts. Vladimir and Olga Ukrainian Catholic Church. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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ZEITER, PAUL

Posted by on October 6, 2014

ZEITER, Paul
WS Frame, Zeiter copy77 years, peacefully passed away surrounded by his wife and children at Windsor Regional Hospital (Hotel Dieu), October 2, 2014. The cornerstone of our family, loving husband of 58 years to Freida Zeiter (nee Casper) and devoted father to Anthony (Denise), Barbara Gaspard (Valere) and David (Joanna).  Forever in the hearts of his ten grandchildren Michelle Boutros (Thomas), Monica, Helaina, Paul, Mindy, Valencia, Valere II, Tommy, Joshua, Zachary and great-grandchild Karina Boutros. Paul will be greatly missed by his brother Joe, sisters Wadad Obeid and Josephine Jacobs. Predeceased by sisters Annie Nohra and Haifa Sleiman. The family is most grateful for the compassionate care of the doctors, nurses and staff on the 8th floor of Windsor Regional Hospital (Hotel Dieu) and to the staff of the Leamington District Memorial Hospital Dialysis Unit. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Sunday, October 5, 2014 from 2:00PM-5:00PM and 7:00PM-9:00PM (prayers at 8PM). The funeral mass to celebrate Paul’s life will be held at Saint Anthony’s Parish, 280 Talbot Street East, Leamington, on Monday, October 6, 2014 at 10:00AM officiated by Superior Daniel Fares. Entombment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, 366 Talbot Street West, Leamington. Donations in Paul’s memory can be made to Leamington District Memorial Hospital’s Dialysis Unit or to the church building funds of Saint Anthony’s or Saint Michael’s parishes. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Dietrich, Helene (nee Thoman) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 1, 2014

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Born January 6, 1956 and passed away peacefully at home with family by her side on Wednesday September 24, 2014 after a courageous battle with cancer. Survived by her husband Robert of 37 years. Loving mother to Kelly (Terry Cote), and Kyle Dietrich. Cherished step-grandmother to Abby. Daughter of Elisabeth Thoman and the late Anthony (Tony) Thoman (2009), and daughter-in-law of the late Harold and Ola Dietrich. Dear sister of Mary Ann (Doug Vickery), Tony (Cindy) Thoman and Peter (Mary Ann) Thoman. Helene will be missed by her brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews and many friends. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Sunday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street, Leamington, on Monday, September 29, 2014 at 10 a.m. Fr. Patrick Beneteau officiating. Interment at McDowell Cemetery, Comber to follow. Helene’s request was for donations to be made to Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice) or the St. Michael’s Church Building Fund in lieu of flowers. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Iler, Ruth Edna (nee Armson) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on October 1, 2014

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Passed away peacefully on September 30, 2014 at Franklin Gardens Long Term Care. Loving wife of the late C. Glenn Iler. Devoted mother of the late Michael, Lauren (Larry) Slock, Jana (Philip) Howe and Theresa Beaulieu. Cherished grandmother of 8 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Predeceased by 7 brothers. Retired from Metropolitan Hospital as a ward clerk for over 10 years. Pursuing Ruth’s wishes, cremation has taken place and Memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St. Leamington (519-362-2631) from 12:00 p.m. until the time of Ruth’s Life celebration service at 2:00 p.m. The Reverend Canon Bryan Girling officiating. Private family inurnment at a later date. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to a charity of your choice. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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ZIMMERMANN: Esther Marie (nee Bartel) of Leamington

Posted by on September 27, 2014

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A resident of Leamington, Esther Zimmermann passed away on Friday, September 26, 2014 at the Leamington District Memorial Hospital at the age of 61. She was born in Leamington and was the daughter of the late Peter Bartel and Erna Bartel (nee Klassen). Daughter in-law of the late Karl Zimmermann and Mary Zimmermann. Loving wife of Tony Zimmermann for twenty years. Step-mother to Stephen, David and Mike Zimmermann. Dear sister to the late Karl Bartel and his wife Lorraine, Dave and Vicki Bartel, Walter & Irma Bartel, twin brother Ed Bartel, Diane Bartel, Martha & Harold Warkentin, Ruth & Pete Unrau. Esther will also be dearly missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased also by her sister Margaret Bartel. Esther was a proud former employee of the Leamington Mennonite Home. She will be forever remembered by her family for her love of reading, long walks, her love for all animals and her unique sense of humour. Family and friends will be received at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St. Leamington (519 326-2631) on Monday from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. A Funeral Service to celebrate Esther ‘s life will be held on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 in the Funeral Home at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Leamington. Memorial donations to honour Esther’s life can be made to the Bulimia Anorexia Nervosa Association and would be appreciated by the family. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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WILLMS, Elsie (nee Unger): of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 26, 2014

WWILLMS, Elsie (nee Unger)

Born on August 16, 1932. Passed away peacefully in the arms of her Lord at Leamington District Memorial Hospital on September 25, 2014 at the age of 82, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her beloved husband Henry Peter Willms (1967), baby boy Gregory (1958) and her parents Nicolas and Agatha Unger. Loving mother to Lucille “Lucy” and John Isley, Loretta “Lori” and Lance Judd, Steve and Lisa Willms and Nancy and Raoul Morin. Cherished “Gramma” of Mary Ann Raffoul (Michael), Matthew Isley (Andrea), Luke Judd (April), Brittany Willms (Sheldon), Marissa Willms (Derek), Jennifer Morin (Eric), Kimberly Morin, Matthew Morin and Abbey Morin. Beloved Great-Gramma to Mikey and Christopher Raffoul, Nathan, Lana and Lilli Judd. Also survived by two sisters and one brother. Predeceased by one sister. Elsie’s family would like to extend many thanks to the Doctors, Nurses and Staff at L.D.M.H. and the Leamington Mennonite Home. Visitation will take place at Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington, Ontario (519-326-2631) on Sunday, September 28, 2014 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Visiting will continue on Monday, September 29, 2014 at Meadow Brook Church, 219 Talbot Rd. E., Leamington, Ontario from 10 a.m until the time of the Funeral Service to celebrate Elsie’s life at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or a Charity of your choice. Online donations and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Duarte, Manuel Augusto of Leamington., Ontario

Posted by on September 24, 2014

Duarte, Manuel Augusto

68 years, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Monday September 22, 2014. Beloved husband of Maria. Dear father of Nancy Enns (Michael), Kelly Duarte, Cathy Duarte. Loving grandfather of Miranda, Dylan, Alissa, Matthew, Mya and Keagan. Dear brother of Joe Duarte (Luisa). Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Thursday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Manuel’s life, from St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street Leamington on Friday September 26, 2014 at 10:00a.m. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor

Somodi, Ann-Marie (nee Deigan) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 24, 2014

Somodi, Ann-Marie (nee Deigan)

68 years, passed away suddenly at home on Monday, September 22, 2014. Beloved wife of Mohamed Joseph. Always remembered by Bernie Somodi. Loving mother of Tracey Takacs and husband Frank, Chantelle Bell and husband Patrick. Step mother of Hannan Ismail (Mohamed), Mahmoud Joseph (Sara), Akram Joseph (Jumana), Sauid Joseph (Manal). Adored grandmother of 14 grandchildren. Dear sister of Margaret Donaldson (Duncan). Predeceased by many other brothers and sisters. Ann-Marie will never be forgotten by her many nieces and nephews all over the world from Australia to Alberta. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Friday from 2-5 and from 7 p.m. until time of funeral service to celebrate Ann-Marie’s life at 8 p.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to St. Michael’s Church Building Fund. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Zubaty, Emerita “Rita” of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 24, 2014

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85 years, passed away surrounded by her family at Leamington District Memorial Hospital on Monday September 22, 2014. Beloved wife of the late John (1973). Cherished mother of Linda Goodhue and the late Robert (1970) and Ronald (1956). Cherished “Oma” to Colin & Kyle. Predeceased by brother Erhardt Fischer (Dorothy). Rita will be forever remembered by her many nephews, cousins and dear friends. For over 40 years Rita was a dedicated nurse in the Obstetrics Department at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. 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 Rita’s life, from the funeral home on Friday September 26, 2014 at 1 p.m. Fr. Nelson Cabral officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation “Hospice”.

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Cervini, Maria of Leamington, ON

Posted by on September 19, 2014

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82 years, passed away on Wednesday September 17, 2014 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Adriano (2010). Cherished mother of Delfina Bracco (Gino), Italy; Mirella Polidori (late husband Donato), Italy; and Achille Cervini, Leamington. Loving Nonna of Marina and Sandro Saracini, Francesco and Elena Polidori, Aldo and Patrizia Polidori, Alessandro and Vincenza Polidori, Jeanette Cervini, Jacqueline Cervini, Christopher Cervini, the late Mauro Bracco and Great Nonna of Sophia, Jada, Danilo, Sabrina and Donatella. Maria is survived by her siblings and cousins in New York and Italy.Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Tuesday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection to be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street Leamington, on Wednesday September 24, 2104 at 10 a.m. Entombment Erie Memorial Gardens. Parish Prayers Tuesday evening. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Canadian Diabetes Association 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

SIELER, Elizabeth (nee Gerber) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 3, 2014

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A resident of Leamington, Elizabeth Sieler passed away on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at the Leamington Mennonite Home at the age of 85. She was born in Neu Pasua, Yugoslavia. Loving wife of the late John Sieler (1997). Dear mother of Rose Marie Lane (John), Walter Sieler (Mary) and Elizabeth Dickau (Richard). Loving Oma to 5 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Family and friends will be received at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell St. Leamington (519 326-2631) on Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service to celebrate Elizabeth’s life will be held on Friday, September 5, 2014 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 311 Sherk St. Leamington at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow with interment at a later date at Greenhill Cemetery, Kingsville . Memorial donations to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Windsor Regional Cancer Centre or the Leamington Mennonite Home 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: Chatham-Kent, Toronto, Windsor

Menard, Shirley Helen (nee Procop) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 3, 2014

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85 years, passed away peacefully on Tuesday September 2, 2014 surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of the late Arthur (2009). Dear mother of Richard (Mercylu) and Patricia. Loving grandmother of Kristel, Kristina, Kriselda and Jose and great grandmother of Daniel Kent, Matthew and Dante. Loving sister of Bea Walls (Brad) . Predeceased by brother Jack Procop (Lonnie), Richard Procop (the late Lou and Phyllis) and Ron Procop (Connie). Many nieces and nephews also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Friday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Shirley’s life, from the funeral home on Saturday September 6, 2014 at 11 a.m. Rev. Rosalind Mariconda officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation “Hospice”. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Ouellette, Art of Windsor, Ontario

Posted by on August 29, 2014

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68 years, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, August 26, 2014. Beloved husband of Joanne Zarlenga-Ouellette. Loving and dedicated father of Meghan, Derek, Kyle, and Jessica. Dear brother of Linda Sutherland (the late James), Dennis Ouellette (Pat), Ann Vanderbeck (Ed), Terrance Ouellette, Laura KIimecki (the late Walter), and the late Thomas Ouellette (Mabel). Brother-in-law of Anna Policella (Harold), Mary McLarty (Peter), and Dina Corlett (Rob). Son of the late Leon and the late Stella Ouellette and son-in-law of the late Domenico and the late Rosina Zarlenga. Art will be missed by many nieces, nephews, family members and the dog Blizzard. Art was owner/operator of Professional Property Management for many years. Art will be missed by many co-workers and friends. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Monday, September 1, 2014, 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street, Leamington on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 10 a.m. Entombment Erie Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made in trust for Derek Zarlenga-Ouellette (cheques payable to Derek Zarlenga-Ouellette). Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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SAUVE, Kay (nee Ouellette): of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on August 28, 2014

SAUVE, Kay (nee Ouellette)

Born March 23, 1941. Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Leamington District Memorial Hospital on August 27, 2014. Beloved wife of Roland Sauve for 58 years. Caring mother of Terry (Lucy) and Danny Sauve. Predeceased by son Randy Sauve. Loving grandmother of Corey, LeeAnne (Marlon), Josh and Dustin. Kay will also be missed by her great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Sister of Sam Ouellette (Doreen), Danny Ouellette (Shirley), Greg Ouellette, Kelly Ouellette (Robin), Marion Tillitson (the late Colin) and late sister Pat. Sister-in-law of Wayne, Roger, Garry, Shirley and Judy. Pursuing Kay’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service to celebrate Kay’s life will take place at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 2 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631). Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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SKOCZYLAS: Rev. Waclaw “Walter”: of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on August 27, 2014

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Born in Bilska Wola, Poland on June 30, 1936. Passed away at Franklin Gardens Long Term Care, Leamington, Ontario on August 26, 2014. Rev. Waclaw served several congregations throughout the U.S.A and Canada as a priest for many years. Survived by his nephew Stan Krol (Barbara) and niece Christina Krol of Toronto. Predeceased by his sister Kazimiera Krol (Stanislaw). The Krol family would like to thank the staff at Franklin Gardens Long Term Care for their care and compassion. Cremation has taken place and a private inurnment will take place at a later date at Park Lawn Cemetery, Toronto. Arrangements entrusted to Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631). Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Petahtegoose, Ben of Leamington

Posted by on August 26, 2014

Petahtegoose Ben Paper copy44 years, passed away on Sunday, August 24, 2014. Beloved husband of Karen (DeLaurier). Dear step-father of Zachary Abbruzzese (Allysha), and Jade Abbruzzese (Joel). Special uncle to Jeffery and Benjamin Petahtegoose. Dear son of the late Florence and the late Joe Petahtegoose. Loving brother of Donald, Paul and Karen, Chris, the late Mary (2004), Dennis and Michelene. Dear son-in-law of Janet and Barry DeLaurier and brother-in-law of Corene and Leo Anastasakos, Tyler and Deanna DeLaurier. Ben will be missed by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Ben was well known in the Produce and Trucking business in Leamington. 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 Ben’s life at the Funeral Home on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 11 a.m. Rev. K. Duncan officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Joe Robini in trust for Karen Petahtegoose. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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CAMPBELL, Priscilla (nee Voakes): of Essex, Ontario

Posted by on August 26, 2014

WS Photo  copyCampbell: Priscilla (nee Voakes)

Was born on July 11, 1984 and passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, August 24, 2014. She leaves her family behind with broken hearts. Soulmate and best friend to her husband Peter Campbell. Loving daughter of her parents Randy and Shelley (Melnik) Voakes. Dearest daughter-in-law of Bernie and Brenda Campbell. Dear sister-in-law of Ian and James Campbell. Cherished granddaughter of Donna and the late Frank Melnik and the late Norm and the late Grace Voakes. Priscilla will be sadly missed and forever remembered by many aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and her feline baby Tsavo. Priscilla was an inspirational artist. Her vivacious and energetic personality was contagious. You only had to meet her once to never forget her. Visitation will take place at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. East, Essex (519-776-4233) on Wednesday 7-9 pm and Thursday 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Priscilla’s life will be held from the funeral home on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 11 am. Rev. Sharon Willis-Whitwell officiating. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery. If desired memorial donations may be made to the Arthritis Society or Alzheimer Society. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

“And though she be but little, she is fierce.”

 

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LARGE, Wilson “Howard”: of Essex, Ontario

Posted by on August 26, 2014

WindsorStarFrame copyLarge: W. Howard passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at Windsor Regional Hospital at 96 years of age. Beloved husband of Margaret Westfall and the late Maxine Large (1990). Loving father of Joanne Vicary (late Bill), Patricia Stewart (Larry), Peggy Buhler (late Bill) and Margaret’s children, Cathie Westfall Hedrick (Brian), Tim Westfall (Lorri), Bill Westfall (Judy), Cindy Lucas (Rob) and Peggy Krieger (Glenn). Adored grandpa of Diane (Reid), Jason, Heather (Steve), Margaret (Ryan), Tricia (Kris), Jamie (Cathy), Katie (Dan), Andrea, Christine (Justin), Karly (Ryan), Christopher, Amy, Kai, Delaney, Aubrey and Anderson and 7 great grandchildren. Dearest brother of the late Robert (Johanna) Large and the late Jansen (late Tina) Large and brother in law of the late Anne Tobey (late Arthur) and late Walter Smart (late Mary Jane). Howard will also be remembered by his special friends Jay and Mary-Maureen Atkin and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Howard was the oldest and second-last survivor of the Essex Scottish Regiment that participated in the World War II raid on the French coast at Dieppe and remained a prisoner of war for almost four years until the war ended. He was the national president of the Prisoner of War Association, a member of the War Pensioner’s Board and one of the original founding members of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 84 in Leamington. He was also a member of R.C.L. Branch 188 in Kingsville. He retired from Canada Post after many years of service. He was an avid sports fan following the Detroit Tigers, the Red Wings, Windsor Spitfires and Nascar. His family and many friends meant everything to him and his legacy lives on. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Monday 7-9 pm and Tuesday 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Howard’s life will be held from the funeral home on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 11 am. Royal Canadian Legion Service Tuesday 7:30 pm. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Leamington. If desired memorial donations may be made to Kingsville Historical Park Driveway Fund or the Scottish Boarderers Foundation. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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