VOS: Hendrik W. “Hank” of Belleville

Posted by on January 19, 2017

Vos, Hendrick W. “Hank” – It is with great sadness that the family wishes to announce the passing of Hank Vos of Belleville at the age of 89 years. He passed away peacefully, with family by his side on January 17, 2017 at the H. J. McFarland Memorial Home in Picton, ON.  Hank was born in Hoogeveen, The Netherlands and immigrated to Canada in 1952.  Son of the late Walter and Geesja Vos of Picton and Whitby ON; he will be greatly missed by his wife, Margaret Vos, and his sisters Ada Veenstra and Margret (Bob) Carnegie.  Hank was predeceased by his first wife Cornelia “Corry” Vos, his brothers, Jacob Vos and Tom Vos, his brother–in-law, Andrew Veenstra and his sisters-in-law, Grace Vos and Johanna Vos.  Hank is the loving father of Vivian (Ron) Long and Walter (Brenda-Lee Doyle) Vos and loving step-father to Shirley Daniels, Louise Liberty, Rhonda (Randy) Payne, David (Carla) Heffernan, Dale (Lisa) Heffernan, Pat (Karen) Heffernan and Kate (Michele Verry) Heffernan.  He is missed by his grandchildren, Colin Long, Savannah (Tyrel) Salmond, Joanna (Dreytan) Long, Jordan Long and Martina Doyle-Vos as well as by his 10 step-grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren and his nieces and nephews.  Hank was a member and elder of St. Columba Presbyterian Church and for many years he sang in the choir.  He had a real love for nature and the outdoors, guided many bird watches wherever he travelled and was an ardent supporter of the H.R. Frink Outdoor Education Centre north of Belleville.

The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, January 23, 2017 at St. Columba Presbyterian Church, 520 Bridge Street East in Belleville, ON at 1:00 p.m. with visitation from 12:00 noon until the time of service.  Interment will take place at Elmwood Cemetery, Corbyville following a reception in the church hall.  A special thanks to the staff of the H J McFarland Memorial Nursing Home and Dr. Nancekievill for their kindness and superb care.

If desired, Memorial Donations to the H. R. Frink Outdoor Education Centre or the H. J. McFarland Memorial Home would be appreciated by the family.

Arrangements entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel (613-968-2273).

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PIWOWARSKI, Konrad Karol of Trenton

Posted by on January 16, 2017

Piwowarski, Konrad Karol – peacefully at QHC-Trenton Memorial Hospital on Friday, January 13th, 2017 in his 94th year.  Beloved husband of the late Deirdre Piwowarski.  Loving father of Krystyna Riel of Trenton and the late Mark Piwowarski.  Proud grandfather of Jason and Shayne Riel. Konrad was a WWII Veteran. He served in Poland, England and South Africa. He was also a retiree of Deloro Stellite and an accomplished local artist. One of his great loves was horses.

Cremation arrangements entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel (613-968-2273).  Spring interment at Sine Cemetery.

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.

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PISHARODI: Unnikrishnan of Belleville

Posted by on January 16, 2017

Pisharodi, Unnikrishnan – at QHC-Belleville General Hospital on Sunday, January 15, 2017 in his 56th year.  Son of the late Rama and Subhadra Pisharodi.  Beloved husband of Devi Pisharodi of Belleville.  Loving father of two sons, Gokul and Govind.  Unni is survived by five sisters and three brothers.   He will be remembered by his nephews, nieces and extended family.

Visitation will be held at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West from 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 16, 2017 with a service to start at 12:30 p.m.  Cremation to follow.

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LOCKWOOD: Una Rose (nee Smith) of Belleville and formerly of Belleville

Posted by on January 8, 2017

LOCKWOOD, Una Rose  (nee Smith) – of Belleville and formerly of Frankford, entered into rest at Westgate Lodge Nursing Home on Thursday January 5th, 2017 in her 96th year. Beloved wife of the late Roy Francis Lockwood. Forever gratefully cherished for being a very special loving and caring “Mother” to Janice (Merritt), Bob (Loreen), Joan (Roy), Betty and Sharon. Amazing grandma to Paul (Lisa), Julie (Jamie), Michael (Amy), Scott (Kristen), Robin and Jason. Proud great grandma to Breanna, Jocelyn, Emily, Seth, Hannah, Isaiah, Aliah, Elijah, Maxwell and Skylar. Ever remembered by sister Lois Harrison and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Samuel and Edith Smith; and siblings Harold, Charles, Cecil, Alta and Vivian.

Funeral Service will be held at the  Frankford Full Gospel Tabernacle, 33 South Trent Street, Frankford on Monday January 9th at 1:00 p.m., with visitation prior to service from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Rev. Dan Wood,  and Rev. Scott Lockwood Officiating. Interment at  Stockdale Cemetery in the spring.

If desired, donations to World Vision would be appreciated by the family.

Arrangements in the care of Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville (613-968-2273)

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MOON: David Gilbert of Belleville

Posted by on January 8, 2017

Moon, David Gilbert – David was a dedicated employee for the past 43 years with the Belleville Y.M.C.A. Peacefully passed away at Q.H.C.- Belleville General Hospital on Thursday, January 5th, 2017 in his 63rd year. Son of the late Herbert and Helen Moon. Dear brother of Bob (Karen) Moon of Ottawa, Cathy (Al) Colden of Point Anne, Carol ( the late Craig) Soule of Brantford, Judy (Jeff) Watkins of Belleville, Randy Moon of Ottawa, Linda (Jerry) French , Lori (Jim) Mainse , Larry (Jennifer) Moon, Lisa (Neil) Spencer all of Belleville. Predeceased by brother Doug Moon. Lovingly remembered by all of his nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to call at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West Belleville (613-968-2273) on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 for a Memorial service at 1:00 p.m. with visitation from 12:00 noon until time of service. Following the Memorial service a reception will follow at the Steele Family Centre for a time of fellowship.

If desired, memorial donations to the Belleville Y.M.C.A. would be appreciated.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.steelefuneralhome.ca.

McCullam, Mary Constance of Toronto and formerly of Belleville

Posted by on January 3, 2017

McCULLAM, Mary Constance – of Toronto, and formerly of Belleville, entered into rest at the North York General Hospital on Sunday, January 1st, 2017 in her 90th year. Dear daughter of the late James and Cecelia Lynch. Beloved wife of the late Allan Vincent McCullam.  Cherished Mother of Mary Cecelia (John), Katherine (Allen) and the late Jim. Also lovingly remembered by her grandchildren; Cristin (Steve) and Alicia and by great grandchildren; Kolin, Avery and Brayden. Predeceased by her late brother Joseph.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s Church (399 Victoria Avenue, Belleville) on Friday, January 6th, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Inurnment St. James Cemetery, following the reception in the Parish hall.

If desired, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

Arrangements in the care of  Steele Funeral Home,  Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville (613-968-2273)

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SILLS: Joan Beatrice of Belleville

Posted by on January 3, 2017

Sills, Joan Beatrice – peacefully at Q.H.C. Belleville General Hospital on Thursday, December 29th, 2016 in her 85th year. Daughter of the late William and Anne Meens. Beloved wife of the late Keith Sills. Dear mother of Bruce (Ida) Sills, Kelvin Sills, Joanne (Rod) Moring, Steven (Tanya Hyderman) Sills. Predeceased by son Franklin Sills and daughter Darlene Sills. Dear grandmother of Aaron, Harley, Jackson, Jamie, Courtney and remembered by her extended family Darrel (Sharon) Seeley and their children; Amanda (Kevin) Crocker, Connor, and Stephanie (Dom) Donato. Sister of Bill (Myrtle) Meens of Massassauga, Harry (Jeanette) Meens of Halifax and predeceased by sisters Gladys (Harry) Doolittle, Katherine (Fred) Titus, Hilda (Roy) Milligan and by brothers Arthur (Ethel) Meens, Hilda (Roy) Milligan, James (Mary) Meens and Fred (Rose) Meens. Friends are invited to call at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville (613-968-2273) on Wednesday January 4th, 2016 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday January 5th, 2017 at 11:00 a.m., with visitation 1 hour prior. Interment to follow at Belleville Cemetery. A reception will follow at the Steele Family Centre. If desired, donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation or charity of your choice would be appreciated.

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HAWKINS: William of Belleville

Posted by on January 2, 2017

Hawkins, ,William (Retired Belleville OPP Detachment Commander),  passed away at QHC-Belleville General Hospital on Saturday, December 31, 2016, at the age of 76. Beloved husband of Shirley (nee Cronk) Hawkins.He was predeceased by his parents, the Late Jesse and Beulah (nee Ford) Hawkins. Dear father of Kimberly and Jennifer Hawkins, both of Belleville, Calvin, of BC, and Christopher (Kristy) of Woodstock, ON. Bill was the proud grandfather of six grandchildren: Matthew (Nikki), and Joshua Gjelstad; and Caitlyn, Jesse, Ellie, and Cooper Hawkins. Bill was also loved by four great-grandchildren: Noah, Hannah, Mikaela, and Joshua. Bill is  survived by two sisters, Marion (David) Weedmark, of London, and Gloria (Leo) Heyboer, of Kingsville. Bill will be sadly missed also by Shirley’s family: sisters Doris Smith and Mary (Ross) Lumley, both of Belleville, and brothers Harold Cronk of Wellington and Walter (Judy) Cronk of Bloomfield. Bill was also respected by several nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville. (613-968-2273). The family will receive friends at the Steele Funeral Home on Thursday, January 5th, from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. The Funeral Service will take place at the Steele Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, January 6th, at 10:30 am. Stan Fergusson L.L.D. officiating. Private Family Inurnment to take place at Belleville Cemetery Niche Wall at a later date. Following the funeral, there will be further opportunity to share memories and fellowship with the family at the Steele Family Centre, adjacent to the funeral home. Memorial Donations to BGH Foundation (Oncology) would be appreciated by the family.

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KEMP: Lloyd Benson of Belleville

Posted by on December 29, 2016

 

 

 

KEMP, Lloyd Benson – Of Belleville, in his 92nd year, entered into rest on Tuesday morning December 27th, 2016 with his family at his side. Son of the late Hilda Keenan (nee Arkless) and step son of the late Tom Keenan. Beloved companion of Doreen Butler (nee McCaw) for over 35 years. Loving father of Nancy and Gordon (Tammy) and dear step-father of James “Jim” Butler (Lisa Charlton), Penny Dustin, Susan (Ken) Insley, Jackie (Bill) Blakely, Norma Benoit and Peggy Butler (Jim Harvey). Lloyd will be missed by his grandchildren and step grandchildren, great grandchild and step great grandchildren. Predeceased by step grandson Tom. Dear brother of the late Morris (surviving wife Ruby) and the late Ivy. Lloyd worked at General Motors in Oshawa for 30 years, retiring in 1982. He was also a life member of the Trillium 2000 Club, Parkdale Euchre Club and a loyal, dedicated fan of the Detroit Redwings/Tigers.

A graveside service will be held at Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens, 21 Garrard Road, Whitby on Friday December 30th, 2016 at 2:00p.m.

If desired, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

Arrangements in the care of Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville (613-968-2273)

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.steelefuneralhome.ca.

BENTLEY, Wayne Norman of Kingston and formerly of Trenton

Posted by on December 29, 2016

BENTLEY, Wayne Norman – Of Kingston, entered into rest at the Kingston General Hospital on Tuesday December 20th, 2016 at the age of 67. Dear son of the late Norman & Wanda Bentley. Cherished brother of Virginia Williams (late husband David) of Kingston. Dear uncle to Parker Williams (Shay) of Markham, Tyler Williams (Ann) of Edmonton and great uncle to Bennett and Cora Williams.

Funeral Service will be held at Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville (613-968-2273) on Wednesday January 4th, at 1:30 p.m. with visitation one hour prior to service (12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.). Interment to follow at Belleville Cemetery.

If desired, donations to the Canadian Mental Health Association would be appreciated by the family.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.steelefuneralhome.ca.

CARR-BRAINT, Kenneth Howard “Coach” of Belleville

Posted by on December 29, 2016

Carr-Braint, Kenneth Howard “Coach” – at home, with his wife at his side, on Sunday, December 25th, 2016 in his 89th year.  Son of the late Harry and Mary Carr-Braint. Dearly loved Sweetheart and Husband of Edith Carr-Braint of Belleville.  Loving father of Bonnie (Ross) Kerwin, Larry (Margaret), Joel (Marjorie) all of Belleville, Scott of Kingston and the late David Carr-Braint.  Much loved step-father of Connie (Mark) Gallupe, Sylvia (Alan) Brockwell and Peter (Joanne) Petrick.  Ken will be missed by many grandchildren and great grandchildren.  He is also survived by his sister, Janice (John) Paton and predeceased by his brother, Don and his sisters, Ann, Kay and Joyce.  He will be remembered by several nieces and nephews.  Ken was a General Contractor and Master Builder in the Belleville area and an Olympian in his chosen sport of Weightlifting.

The family will receive friends at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) on Monday, January 2nd from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. The Memorial Service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.  Private Interment at Elmwood Cemetery.

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to A N A F Belleville.

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EMBURY, Laurie-Ann of Belleville

Posted by on December 29, 2016

Embury, Laurie-Ann – passed away peacefully at QHC-Belleville General Hospital on Tuesday, December 27th, 2016 in her 57th year.  She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Deanne Embury and her grandchildren, Jordan, Taylor, and Ryan.  Laurie is survived by her brother, David (Gail) Embury and her step-sister Pauline (Randy) Waite.  She is fondly remembered by her long-time friend Marlene Allen.

Cremation has been entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel (613-968-2273).

The family will hold a Celebration of Laurie’s life on Saturday, January 14th, 2017 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at 384 Cannifton Road (613-885-8206).

Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Quinte Humane Society would be appreciated.

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LASHER: Thomas “Ned” of Belleville

Posted by on December 20, 2016

LASHER, Thomas “Ned” – of Belleville, entered into rest at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on December 20th, 2016, in his 84th year. Son of the late Eldon & Hazel Lasher. Beloved husband of Beverly June Lasher (nee Salisbury).   Cherished Father of Donnie Lasher, Steve Lasher, Sandy Baumhour (Terry), Marlene Thompson (Norman) & Jeanette Youmans (Darryl). Predeceased by daughter Sharon and son Richard. Dear step-father of Bonnie Pye (Lorne), Elizabeth Coulson (Alan), Barry Morris (Kathy) and Blair Morris (Sharon).  Also lovingly remembered by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces & nephews. Dear brother of Dorothy Colton (late husband Art), Mary Driver, Jean Chafe (late husband Hugh), and Lorne Lasher (Pauline). Predeceased by sister Ida May and brothers Stewart, Bill, Keith and Carl.

Funeral Service will be held at Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville (613-968-2273) on Thursday December 22nd, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. with visitation prior from 12 noon until 1:00 p.m. Rev. Earl Colton (nephew) & Mary Driver (sister) officiating. Interment Elmwood Cemetery.

If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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HINEMAN: Gerald Bernard of Belleville

Posted by on December 20, 2016

HINEMAN, Gerald Bernard – Of Belleville, entered into rest at his residence on Saturday December 10th, 2016 at the age of 77. Dear son of the late Jesse & Stella Hineman. Beloved husband of Janet Eleanor Hineman (nee Rae). Will be missed by his daughters Melanie Brooks (John), Leah Hineman and Jenny Upper (Dan). Also lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Kara Hicks (Michael), Rita Hipwell (James), Jordyn Upper, Madison Upper and by his great grandchildren Cameron, Hunter and Kamdon.  Dear brother of Clayton, Bruce, Lloyd, George, Jeannie, Marion and predeceased by siblings Keith, Charlie, Marilyn, Dorothy, Helen and Martha.

Cremation has already taken place.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date (to be announced).

Arrangements in the care of Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville (613-968-2273).

If desired, donations to the Quinte Humane Society or Fixed Fur Life would be appreciated by the family.

Go now in peace Never be afraid

God will go with you each hour of every day

Go now in faith steadfast strong and true

Know He will guide you in all you do

Go now in love, show you believe

Reach out to others so all the world can see

God will be there watching from above

Go now in peace, in faith and in love

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McDONALD, Arlington “Arli” Stewart of Belleville

Posted by on December 13, 2016

 

 

McDONALD, Arlington “Arli” Stewart – Longtime Quinte Raceway horseman Arli McDonald  passed away  on Monday, December 12, 2016, at the age of 83.  Dear son of the late Ambrose & Viola McDonald (nee Hurst). Beloved husband of the late Marjorie McDonald (nee Hannah).  Cherished father of Arlene McDonald of Warkworth, Jo-Anne (Paul) Craig of Belleville, Ted (Julie) of Ottawa and Daryl (Christa) of Belleville. Predeceased by son Kevin. Dear brother of Ambrose McDonald. Arli is predeceased by siblings; Celesta Morrison, Colleen Wright and Lloyd McDonald. Loving grandfather of seven grandchildren. Fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and extended family.  Arli will be remembered by long time friends Wally Bailey & George Howe. Horses like “Charity Mc”, “Call Me Bill” and “Dan Brewer” were part of his 5 decades in the Harness racing industry.  Arli’s passion for the sport will live on through his son Ted and grandson James.

Funeral Service will be held at Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville (613-968-2273) on Friday December 16th, 2016 at 12:00 noon with visitation prior from 10:30a.m.-12:00 noon. Rev. Fr. Brad Beale officiating. Cremation to follow.

If desired, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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COLE: Doris Irene of Belleville

Posted by on December 13, 2016

COLE, Doris Irene – entered into rest at the Q.H.C. Belleville General Hospital on Saturday December 10th, 2016 in her 85th year. Daughter of the late Amis and Lulu Wood. Beloved wife of Howard Cole. Dear mother of Richard (Nicole) of Ivanhoe and the late Beverly Bates. Loving grandmother of Julia, Patricia, Kristopher (Ashley), Chelsea, Christine and great grandchildren Sierra and Maverick. Predeceased by her brothers Guy, Bruce and Percy Wood. She will also be missed by Lucky. Doris was a long time member of the Belleville Trillium Club.

A Memorial service will be held at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel 30 Moira Street West, Belleville (613-968-2273), on Thursday December 15th, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. with visitation prior from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Inurnment at  Belleville Cemetery to follow.

If desired, donations to Fixed Fur Life Quinte, or Belleville General Hospital Foundation (Oncology) would be appreciated by the family.

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TURCOTTE: Jo-Anne M. of Belleville

Posted by on December 8, 2016

Turcotte, Jo-Anne M. – suddenly at her home on Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 in her 74th year.  Daughter of the late Douglas & Edna (nee Kelleher) Adams. Beloved wife of the late Basil Turcotte. Dear companion in life of Gary Anderson of Belleville.  Loving mother of Doug (Kelly Reid) Turcotte of Belleville and Debbie Turcotte of Kingston, and step-mother of Dana Anderson also of Belleville.   Proud and devoted grandma (Nana) to Makenzie, Reegan, Jared and Brooke.  Jo-Anne is survived by her sisters, Nancy Dever, Pat Adams and Mary (Butch) Martin, by her sister-in-law Frona Bennett and by her brother-in-law Ron Lucas.  She is predeceased by her brothers-in-law Wally Dever and Terry Bennett and by her sister-in-law, Doreen Lucas.  She is fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and extended family.

The family will receive friends at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) on Friday evening from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.  The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at St. James Cemetery.

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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YORK: Laura Susan of Belleville

Posted by on November 23, 2016

York, Laura Susan – at QHC-Belleville General Hospital on Friday, November 18, 2016 in her 69th year.  Laura is survived by her two children, Lois and James.  She is fondly remembered by her Harmony Road friends, Cheryl & Rod, Shelley & Jamie, Wendy & Rob, Amber & George and Rob.

A Graveside Service will be held at Victoria Cemetery, Saturday, November 26th, 2016 at 12:00 noon.  Cremation arrangements entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel (613-968-2273).

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Quinte Humane Society would be appreciated.

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ASHLEY, Reta May (nee Campbell) of Belleville, Ontario

Posted by on November 22, 2016

ashely-reta-nov-22Peacefully on Tuesday, November 22, 2016, in Hasting Manor, Belleville, in her 88th year. Beloved wife of the late Ray. Loving mother of Richard (Betty) of Belleville, Ray (Dianne) of Newboro and John (Suzanne) of Windsor. Dear grandmother of Robert, Jason (Sherri), Darryl (Leslie) and Justin. Cherished great grandmother of Kitran, Emma and Logan. Sister of the late Colin (the late Olivia) Campbell and the late Howard (Pat) Campbell and their families. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Hastings Manor – 2nd floor Beech Villa. Visitation will be held on Saturday, November 26, 2016 from 1-2 p.m. at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg followed by a complete service in the chapel at 2 p.m. Donations to the Alzheimer Society, Canadian Cancer Society or the Legion Village would be appreciated. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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WEDDEN: (nee Denike), Tina Louise of Belleville

Posted by on November 22, 2016

WEDDEN (nee Denike), Tina Louise – of Belleville in her 53rd year, has went to be with the Lord. Dear daughter of the late Robert & Juanita Denike.  Cherished Mother of; Shannon Finch (Jeff), Kristy Callahan (Nick) and Emily Wedden (Jeff). Also lovingly remembered by her grandchildren; Rebecca, Aaron, Hunter and Rayburn. Dear sister of Kim (Art) and Chris (Teresa). She will be missed by her nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends.

Cremation has taken place.

Funeral Service will be held at the Belleville Wesleyan Church (78 Everett Street) on Thursday November 24th, 2016 at 11:00a.m. with visitation one hour prior to service. Private inurnment at Elmwood Cemetery to be held at a later date.

If desired, donations to the Belleville Wesleyan Church or Victim Services Quinte.

Arrangements entrusted to Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street, Belleville, (613-968-2273).

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MALLORY: Lee Edward John of Belleville

Posted by on November 18, 2016

Mallory, Lee Edward John –peacefully into the arms of his Lord and Saviour on Friday, November 18, 2016 in his 92nd year.  Beloved husband of the late Joyce Evelyn (nee Cudmore).  Loving father of Don Mallory of Belleville, Glenn (Heather) Mallory of Holland Landing, Elaine Mallory and Lois Trapp, both of Belleville and father-in-law of Ada Mallory and Dan Trapp.  He is predeceased by his sons, Lorne and Wesley Mallory.   Proud Grandpa of Jaimie, Jef, Susan, Steven, Devon, Derek, Julie, Stephanie, Lindsay, Melissa and Wesley and 11 great grandchildren.  Lee is survived by his sister, Marjorie Sadler of Trenton. He will be missed by many nieces, nephews and extended family.   He is predeceased by his parents Lorne and Nellie Mallory and by his sisters, Helen Winterton, Hazel Bramwell, Jean Hilsden and Ann Anderson.

The Funeral Service will be held at Calvary Community Church, 679 Dundas Street West, Belleville on Monday, November 21, 2016 at 12:00 noon, with the family receiving friends at the church from 10:30 until the time of service.  Interment to follow at Whites Cemetery, Bayside.

Arrangements entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel (613-968-2273).

If desired Memorial Donations to ERDO (Emergency Relief & Development Overseas) would be appreciated.

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HICKSON: Bonnie of Belleville

Posted by on November 18, 2016

Hickson, Bonnie – at QHC-Belleville General Hospital on Friday, November 18, 2016, in her 70th year. Daughter of the late Ken and Laura Burley.  Loving mother of Matthew (Robin) Hickson and Jillian (Scott) Mulvihill both of Belleville.  Cherished Grandma of Thomas, Charlotte, Sophia and Kaleb.  Bonnie is also survived by her brother, William Burley of Belleville.

A graveside service will be held at Belleville Cemetery on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 1:00 p.m., followed by a reception at Christ Church Hall, 39 Everett Street, Belleville.

Cremation arrangements were entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel (613-968-2273).

Memorial Donations to the M.S Society of Canada.

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BARKER, Grace E.J. (nee Oliver) of Campbellford, ON

Posted by on November 14, 2016

barker-graceWith heavy hearts we announce that Grace passed away peacefully on November 9, 2016 at the age of 90. She was grateful to spend her last days in her own home with her family and beloved dog, “Ruby”. Dear mother of Donna Adam (Bill) of Campbellford and Kier Barker of Cobourg. Grandmother of Corrie (Peter) and Terry (Bernadette). Great grandmother of Anthony Donald and Nicholas. Beloved wife of the late Donald Barker. Predeceased by her seven brothers and three sisters. A lover of nature, books, history, dogs and people, she “touched” all who knew her. Grace was the author of “Badluck Bank Robbers” and “Timber Empire”. Following her wishes of cremation a public Celebration of Life Service will be held at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Cobourg on Saturday, November 26th at 11 am. A private Graveside Ceremony will take place at the Fenelon Falls Cemetery where she will be interred with her late husband Donald. Many thanks to Dr. Kelli Parks and her Paramed Palliative Team, as well as the Campbellford CCAS which allowed her to spend her last special days at her beloved home on the Trent Canal. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to “Grace’s Memorial Bench Fund” (a steel Memory Bench at the river’s edge of the Trent Canal in Campbellford) or to SickKids Hospital. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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BREWSTER: Edward Allan of Belleville

Posted by on November 3, 2016

Brewster, Edward Allan – peacefully, with his wife at his side, at Hastings Manor on Thursday, November 3, 2016 in his 68th year.  Son of the late Norman and Madeline (nee Babcock) Brewster and step-son of the late Bernice Lynch.  Beloved husband of Sylvia Brewster of Belleville.  Loving father of Tim of Callander, Coral of Belleville, Shawn (Stephanie) of Burlington and Susan of Madoc.  Proud grandfather of Jean-Luc (Sarah), Allan, Michel and Joshua (Emily).  Ed is also remembered by the mothers of his grandchildren, Natalie and Winny.  He is survived by his siblings, Harold (Lila) of Brockville, Lois (Brian) Allgate of Smiths Falls, Glenn of Picton, Gerald (Eva) of Cardinal, Doug (Jacynthe) of Kanata, and Donna of New York. Ed is predeceased by his granddaughter, Arianna, by his sisters, Mary and Muriel and his brother, Arnold.  He will be fondly remembered by several nephews and extended family.

The Funeral Service will be held at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. with the family receiving friends from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.  Interment to follow at Belleville Cemetery.

If desired, Memorial Donations to Parkdale Baptist Church or to Transport For Christ would be appreciated by the family.

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MURRAY, Don of Castleton, Ontario

Posted by on October 27, 2016

murray-donal-webDon peacefully passed away at the Golden Plough Lodge on Thursday, October 20th, 2016 at the age of 79 years from a heart attack, after a long battle with dementia/Alzheimers. Born October 9th, 1937 in Toronto (Scarborough) ON. Parents (deceased) are Annie Ruth Murray (nee Handy) and Michael Joseph (Micky) Murray. Loving husband of Joyce Murray (Miller-Clarke) and her son Steven Clarke. Father of Dawna Kellijian (Aram),Chris Murray and John Cook, and grandfather of Matthew, Michael (Kayla), Claire and Marie. Lovingly remembered by his sister Patricia Stamp (Rick) and her family Wayne Stamp (Sharon), Pam Clark, Lisa Jackson (Wayne); his brother John Murray (deceased) and his family Ken, Kim (Guy), Bev (Dan) and Cindy. Missed by his fave cousin Gina Mackey and brother Randy Pitts. Remembered by many family members of Murray and Handy, aunts, uncles and cousins. Brother-in-law of Jim Miller and his family Karen Hallett-Miller (Simon) and Joanna Miller, grand nephews Jo-Jak, Jago and Jed Hallett-Miller all in England. Don was a 30 year employee with the Town of Cobourg‘s Engineering Dept. (Draftsman), retired 1997. He was a passionate musician, sang with electric guitar (2 bands, fave “The Cabillaros” 70’s-80’s), DJ, had a great sense of humour and enjoyed car trips, boating, dancing, cooking chilis and stews, crosswords and war documentaries. Friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life musical gathering on Saturday, November 12th, 2016 from 1-3 pm. at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 11 King St. W., Colborne. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society or Northumberland Humane Society. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.
“Goodbye My Love – Your difficult journey is over, but we’ll meet again, where the band plays on ……Luv Always, Joyce”

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