MURPHY: Sadie “Doreen” of Chatham

Posted by on December 16, 2017

Peacefully, with family by her side, at Chatham-Kent Hospice on Friday, December 15th, 2017, Sadie “Doreen” Murphy (nee Cousins) passed away at the age of 73. Beloved wife of the late John Murphy (1993). Loving mother of the late Brad, the late Brian, Terri and Calvin, and Robin and Melissa. Doreen will be remembered by her grandchildren Cruz, Taylor, Troy, Jonathan, and Emma. Survived by her sisters Patricia, and Phyllis. Predeceased by her siblings Marion, Maxine, James, Margaret, and Linda. Doreen will be missed by her friends, as well as by several nieces, nephews, and cousins. The family wishes to thank the devoted hospice staff for the care shown to their mom. Friends and family will be received at DENNING’S OF CHATHAM (519-352-2390), 4 Victoria Avenue, on Tuesday, December 19th, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm, where the Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday afternoon at 1pm. Interment to follow in Maple Leaf Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Chatham-Kent Hospice Foundation. Online condolences may be left at www.chathamfuneralho

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LASHBROOK: Harley, of West Lorne

Posted by on December 11, 2017

It is with sadness that the family announces the death of a beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, Thomas Harley Lashbrook.  Harley was born on February 4, 1929 in Rodney, Ontario.  He was the son of the late Ernest and Florence (née Fairles) Lashbrook.  Survived and dearly loved by his wife, Nancy (née Ward) Lashbrook for 64 years.  Sadly missed by daughter, Dawn Lashbrook Chaytor (Paul), London and son, Ward Lashbrook (Colleen), Strathroy and grandchildren, Ryan (Gabrielle) Brett, Calgary, Jayna (Adam) Mansbridge, Okotoks, Alberta, Janessa (Patrick) McNeill, Ingolstadt, Germany and Brett Lashbrook (Abby), Strathroy as well as three great-granddaughters, Pearl, Emmalyn and Madeline.  Also remembered fondly by step-grandchildren, Rob Chaytor (Stacy), Georgetown and Lyndsey Knelson (Andy), Wasaga Beach and their children, Jackson, Kaia and Cooper.  Brother of Phyllis Thorne (Stan), Sarnia.  Survived by several nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his brother, Lynn, brothers-in-law, Stanley Thorne and Ted Ward (late Bess) and sister-in-law, Shirley Lashbrook.

Harley worked for 42 years at Mercury-Sun Publications as assistant editor of the West Lorne Sun and the Rodney Mercury newspapers.  He was an active member of the West Lorne Kiwanis club for 64 years.  He was chairman of the West Lorne Kiwanis Music Festival for over 25 years and recipient of the Mel Osborne Award, the highest honour for a Kiwanian.  He spent 25 years on village council – 15 as Councillor and 10 as Reeve.  He also served on Elgin County Council for 10 years and on the Elgin County Library Board for 10 years.  Harley was a local historian and a member of the West Elgin Genealogy and Historical Society.  He was a former member of Rodney United Church as well as the West Lorne United Church.  He was a former barbershop singer and a big asset to the Rodney church choir.  Harley received the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for his involvement in the community.  He was the author of a few books on local history and assisted with Harvest of Memories put out by Elgin County.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the Daffodil Society of West Elgin or Four Counties Health Services Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation will be held at DENNING’S OF WEST LORNE, 202 Main Street, West Lorne (519-785-0810) Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. where the Funeral Service will commence at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 14, 2017.  Interment in Rodney Cemetery at a later date.

 

Like a worn out type

He is returned to the Founder

In hopes of being recast

In a better and more perfect mould

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Posted by on December 11, 2017

34 years, passed away suddenly on December 8, 2017 at her home. Cherished daughter of Rick & Brenda. Dearest fiancé of Adam Symons. Beloved mother of Jordan and step mother of Kaleb. Loving sister of Cliff Fauteux & Valerie King, and predeceased by Jeff Beemer and Jennifer Beemer. Loved Aunt of Jase, God daughter of Lorraine Fauteux and Dave Morris. Granddaughter of George & the late Mary Brennan, the late Clifford Fauteux & the late Morlene, the late Sally Glenn. Special niece of Darryl. Rickilee will be lovingly remembered by her many aunts, uncles, cousins, family and friends especially Teri-Jo, Mandy, Danielle and Shannon.  Missed by her canine companions Coco and Eevee. If you so desire, donations to the Ronald McDonald House would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5pm & 7-9pm. Funeral service Thursday at 11:30am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Nantau, Kathleen Ellen “Kay” (nee Clarke)

Posted by on December 11, 2017

Passed away peacefully on December 9, 2017 at 90 years of age.  Loving wife of the late Gordon, with whom she celebrated 60 years of marriage.  Cherished mom of Ken and wife Virginia Nantau of Windsor, and Marilyn and husband Peter Kapusniak of Toronto.  Precious gramma of Karen and husband Robert Chin of Aurora, Kristi Wallace of Toronto, Ken and wife Shontyl Kapusniak of Windsor, Jennifer and husband Byron Ruffin of Belleville, Michigan, Kevin Nantau and wife  Heather, and Jeffrey Nantau all of Windsor.  Great gramma of Olivia and Kyra Chin, Isaac Wallace, Rhys and Liam Kapusniak, Brendan and Bryce Nantau, and Lilliana Kathleen Ruffin.  Dear sister of the late John and his wife Evelyn Clarke, the late James and his wife Eleanor Clarke, the late Lillian and Don Holmes, and Robert Clarke.  Many nieces and nephews also survive. Kay began her career at Chryslers followed by Smith’s Department Store and retired from the Windsor Star after 17 years of dedicated service. Kay was also a 52 year member of the Eastern Star. If you so desire memorial donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Alzheimer’s Association would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Tuesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. at Families First Funeral Home & Tribute Centre (519-969-5841) 3260 Dougall Ave. Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Mailloux, Luc Philippe

Posted by on December 11, 2017

It is with heavy hearts that we must announce the passing of our dear Luc on December 10, 2017 at the age of 76. The strong and loving husband for 48 years to Rosine. Loving father to Nabil (Tracey), Farrid (Karen), caring Pépé to Sohpie, Emilie, Jesse, Justine and Jordyn. Brother of Marc (Lorraine) Mailloux, Vivianne (Richard) Fox, Claudette (Maurice) Mailloux, Guy (the late Linda) Mailloux and Martin (Sandy) Mailloux. A man who dedicated his life to working hard to improve the lives of those around him, be they family, friends, clients, or neighbours. His thirst for knowledge, understanding and his generous donation of time and know-how to his family, friends, and his community left this world a better place for us all. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E 519-253-7234 on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8pm with Parish Prayers at 8pm. Family and friends are asked to gather directly at Ste. Anne’s Parish (12233 Tecumseh Rd. E) on Thursday, December 14, 2017 from 10am until the time of his Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, if you desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor and Essex County, WRH – Ouellette Campus Cardiac Care Unit or Ste. Anne’s Parish. Condolences may be left at www.windsorchapel.com

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Hurley, June Catherine

Posted by on December 11, 2017

Born in Windsor Ontario, May 28 1941, June died peacefully at Seasons Lakeshore, surrounded by loved ones on December 8, 2017. She was predeceased by her son, John Timothy (JT) Hurley, her siblings Jeanne (Noel) Nosotti, Virginia (Noel) Chevalier, John Noel and nephew Jimmy Nosotti. June leaves behind to mourn, her sister Judith (Noel) Goulin, brothers-in-law Dennis Goulin and Gerry Nosotti, many beloved nieces and nephews and their spouses and families: David Nosotti, Ann Marie (Nosotti) Brauchler, Mary Beth (Nosotti) Madziar, Roland, Nicole, Michelle, Larry, Joe Chevalier; Anna Chevalier, Annette (Goulin) Crisson, John Goulin, Matt Goulin. June had a strong sense of family. She especially enjoyed the company of her nieces and nephews. She had a host of loyal friends, especially Stacey St. Amand, Maggie Ladouceur and Dolores Blonde, who were extremely supportive during her illness. June’s family and friends will remember her as a caring, kind and generous person. During her long career as a social worker, she enriched the lives of many people. Gifted with a wonderful sense of humour, June loved to make people laugh. Reading was a life-long passion. She had an extensive knowledge of world politics and enjoyed a good discussion. June was an avid birder for many years and a dedicated Scrabble player. Cremation has taken place. Memorial visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. East, 519-253-7234 on Saturday December 16, 2017 from 11 a.m. until the time of the Memorial Service at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel. In lieu of flowers, give a donation to a charity of your choice if you wish; or reach out to someone in need and extend your hand in friendship as June did so often.

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Sabga, Gail Ann

Posted by on December 11, 2017

Passed away peacefully at home with her loving family by her side, after a courageous year-long battle with cancer. Beloved wife of 48 years to John Michael. Cherished mother to Ian and wife Kristie and Tamara and husband Mike Desjardins. Adored Grammy of Emma, Declan, and Kieran. Predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Carmen (nee: Donatien) de Souza and brothers Tony and Nicky. Much loved sister to Patsy and Cedric. Will be missed by her furry companion Whiskey. Gail was born in Trinidad & Tobago, and immigrated to Canada in 1971 with John and Ian. She and daughter Tamara were the proud owners of Hibiscus House Salon in Tecumseh, Ontario, with Gail being a hairdresser for over 35 years. At home, Gail loved to spend the summers tending to her beautiful gardens. She was also a member of the CWL at the Lady of the Atonement Church. A special thank you to David Shaw from St. Elizabeth’s for his care and compassion throughout Gail’s journey. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel), 11677 Tecumseh Rd E, 519.253.7234 on Sunday, December 10, 2017 from 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Parish and CWL prayers to take place at 3:30 pm. Visitation will continue at Our Lady of the Atonement Catholic Church, 2940 Forest Glade Drive, on Monday, December 11, 2017 from 9:00 am until the time of Funeral Mass at 10:00 am. Cremation will follow with an interment at St. Anne’s Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, Gail’s family encourages donations to be made to Hospice of Windsor. Online condolences and cherished memories to be left with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Bracken, Lawrence Patrick “Larry”

Posted by on December 11, 2017

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of Larry on December 6th, 2017 with his loving family by his side. Loving husband of Valerie Delrue. Treasured son of Patrick and Rita Bracken. Legendary brother of Jessica McCullough and husband Peter. Cherished daddy of Ruby. Step father of Reid, Mya, Shayna, and Mariah. Reunited with his loving grandparents Larry and Clara Bracken and Ray and Theresa Rivait. Dear son-in-law of Larry (Joyce) Delrue and Judy (late Ray) Roy. Brother-in-law of Ken Delrue and wife Sherry and Mike Delrue and wife Jenn. Special uncle of Noah, Alex, Jack, Meghan, Sydney, Jaxon, and Lucas. Much loved Godson of Ernie Bracken. He will also be missed by many extended family and friends. Larry was a dedicated employee of Walsh Construction. He will also be remembered for his love for the outdoors and many successful hunting trips with his father and friends. Above all, his unwavering love and devotion to his family will never be forgotten. A special thank you to Hospice of Windsor, Windsor Regional Cancer Centre, Be Well Clinic, Chipsa Hospital, GoFund Me donors, 7th floor doctors and nurses at Windsor Regional Hospital- Ouellette Campus, and especially Tania Quenneville for your compassionate care and friendship given to Larry. Visitation will take place at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. East, 519-253-7234 on Friday December 8th, 2017 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers at 4:30 p.m. Visitation will continue at St. Simon & St. Jude Church (488 St. Charles St, Belle River) on Saturday December 9th, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow at St. Simon & St. Jude Cemetery. In memory of Larry, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Windsor and Essex or to Ronald McDonald House of Windsor. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Cappelli, Angela

Posted by on December 11, 2017

Passed away peacefully on December 6, 2017 at the age of 73. She will be forever missed by her devoted husband of 50 years, Francesco. Remembered deeply by her children Gerardo (Donna) Cappelli and Linda (Robert St.Pierre) Cipparrone. Cherished Nonna of Dante, Julian, Briana, Angelina, Isabella and step-grandchildren Chloe and Abby. Predeceased by her parents Giovanni and Vincenza Novielli and survived by her siblings Anna (Vito) Desimini, Giuseppe (Christine) Novielli, Vincenzo Noveilli, Sister Viviana Novielli as well as many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E on Friday, December 8, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8pm with parish prayers at 3:30pm. The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 10:00am from the funeral home to St. Angela Merici Church for Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am. Entombment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor Essex Cancer Centre would be appreciated by her family.

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Kavanagh, James

Posted by on December 11, 2017

Today we remember a man that touched us all in some special way. Jim loved having fun and spending time with his partner Dan of 22 years. He will always be remembered sitting on his front porch, watching and waiting for an impromptu gathering! Jim and Dan enjoyed travelling around the world and enjoyed each other’s company the most. He will be dearly missed by all, especially Dan and his friends. Kindly join us in honouring Jim’s life at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Road, East 519-253-7234 on Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Cremation will follow.

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Bural, Anne

Posted by on December 11, 2017

BURAL, Anne (nee Kost)
November 9, 1931 – December 10, 2017
Our hearts break to say our wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother has passed away, but knowing her pain and suffering has ended, gives us comfort. Forever loved and never ever forgotten. Beloved wife of Michael having shared 64 years of marriage. Dearest mother of Michael David (Sharon), Debbie (Walter Mazar), Susan Mitchell (Eric Robb), David Steven (Susan Garrett) and Steven Michael (Kelly). Very proud grandmother of Erin, Daniel, Jeremy, Christopher, Ryan, Alissa, Matthew, Jared, Lucas, Noah and 7 great grandchildren. Anne is also survived by her siblings John, Peter and Paul. Predeceased by siblings Joe, Mike, Frank and Mary. Anne’s joy in life circled around her family. She took great pride in cooking and spending special family time together. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (CENTRAL CHAPEL), 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E., 519-253-7234 on Wednesday December 13, 2017 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Panachida Service at 8:30 p.m. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Thursday December 14, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. The Rt. Rve. Fr. Eugene Halitsky officiating. Interment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. In kindness, memorial tributes may be made to Windsor Regional Hospital; Metropolitan Campus. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Hunt-Dorothy (nee Chilton)

Posted by on December 11, 2017


Passed away peacefully on December 9th, 2017 at 91 years of age. Wife of the late George. Predeceased by her beloved son Richard Hunt. Loving grandmother to Alison Martel (Mike Breault), great grandmother to Ryan and Abbey Martel and dear friend to Sheila Hunt. Dorothy was a proud retiree of Metropolitan hospital where she was employed for many years as an E.R. admissions clerk. During her lifetime, Dorothy enjoyed world travelling and ancient history. In keeping with Dorothy’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a private family service will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Road East (519) 253 7234. At the request of the family, memorial tributes to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind www.cnib.ca in Dorothy’s memory would be most appreciated, and are welcome to be forwarded to the funeral home. On line condolences and cherished memories may be shared with Dorothy’s family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Kolody, Barbara

Posted by on December 11, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved Barbara Jean surrounded by her loving family, providing her love and comfort in her final hours, on December 7, 2017. Cherished mom to Jerry George (Ed), Cheryl Woods (Richard), Tina Cecile (Doug), Joseph Roy, Jeffery Roy and Michelle Roy. Proud and much loved grandmother to Jarret Woods, Riley Woods, Joshuwa Cecile, Jessica Cecile, Jordan Cecile, Jeremy Cecile, Jakob Cecile, Jadyn Cecile, Taylor Roy, Dominik Miron, Adam Miron. Predeceased by parents Bernard (1998) and Mildred (1991) Kolody. Dear sister to Robert Kolody (Cathy), Dennis Kolody (Lorraine), Carol Donais (the late Norman, 2005) and Rosemary Jubinville (Dennis). Remembered by her nieces and nephews Susan, Laurie, Robbie, Patty, Dennis Jr., the late Norman Jr. (2013), the late Kevin (1994), Gail, Tammy, Denise. Join our family for visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel), 1700 Tecumseh Road, East, 519-253-7234 on Monday, December 11, 2017 from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm. There will be a short Celebration of Barbara’s Life at 8:00 pm, with an opportunity for family and friends to share their memories of our mother.

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OLIVEIRA: Jose Leandro “Joe”, of West Lorne

Posted by on December 11, 2017

It is with great sadness, that we announce the peaceful passing of Jose Leandro “Joe” Oliveira, surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 89, on Saturday, December 9, 2017, at St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital.  Beloved husband of Maria Alzira.  Loving father of Maria De Lourdes Carvalho (Amandio), Tony Oliveira (Anne Baird) and Aida Trudell (Mike).  Cherished grandfather of Tina and Jesse Melo, Bela and Frank Franz, Lena and Tom Gabriel, Michael and Candice Oliveira, Mindy and Tim Sweeney and Madisyn Trudell.  Remembered by great-grandchildren Skyla, Kaydence, Brooklyn, Logan, Mason, Maddix, Rilynn, Decklyn, Taylor, Dustin and Mackenzie.  Relatives and friends will be received at DENNING’S OF WEST LORNE, 202 Main Street, West Lorne (519-785-0810) on Tuesday, December 12th from 6-9 p.m.  Parish prayers will be recited at the funeral home Tuesday evening at 5:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will commence at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from St. Mary’s Catholic Parish.  Interment in St. Mary’s Cemetery.  If desired, donations to a charity of choice.

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GORDON: Diane Evlyn, of Dutton

Posted by on December 8, 2017

On Wednesday, December 6, 2017, Diane Evlyn Gordon (née Chitty) peacefully passed away with her loving family at her side at St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital.  Diane was the first baby boomer born on May 9, 1945 to the late John Chitty and Lillian (née Barr).  Lovingly remembered by her children Tracy Gordon (Steve Ferguson), Clayton Gordon and Ritch Gordon (Sherry).  Cherished grandmother of 7 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.  Diane was the last surviving of all her siblings.  Predeceased by sisters; Sally, Bev and Jacci.  Predeceased also by her infant son, David.  Many thanks to the PSW’s, Monica and Charlene and the staff at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital.  Cremation has taken place.  A private celebration of Diane’s life will be held at a later date.  Arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF WEST LORNE (519-785-0810).

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Remsing, Catherine (nee Wanke)

Posted by on December 7, 2017

Passed away peacefully on December 5, 2017 at the age of 96 years.  Loving wife of the late Joseph (1967).  Cherished mother of Catherine and late husband Loy Bennett of Florida and Joanne and husband Ron Polsky of Windsor.  Precious grandma of Beverly Fenter of Texas, Bradley Bennett and fiancée Heather Myers of Oregon, Leigh and husband Rob Dull of Texas, Dr. Joshua Polsky and wife Dr. Elise Milrod of Windsor, Mandi and husband Philip Chandler of Windsor.  Adored great-grandma of Nicholas and Lindsay Dull, Ashley and Amanda Bennett, Zachary Fenter, Emelia, Max and Jed Polsky, Charles and Lucy Chandler.  Beloved daughter of the late John (1969) and Carolina Wanke (1983). Dear sister of Josephine Kwasnycia of Kingsville and the late John Wanke Jr. (1977),  also many nieces and nephews.  Catherine was retired from Sears in 1986.  In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.  A special thanks to the entire staff of Extendicare Southwood Lakes and Dr. Ian McLeod for the exceptional care over the past 10 years.  Visiting Wednesday December 13, 2017 from 6-9pm.  Funeral Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 11:30 am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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DREW, Sheila

Posted by on December 7, 2017

Passed away on December 6, 2017 at the age of 52.  Beloved wife of Brian.  Cherished mother of Ryan and Jason.  Dear sister of Chris and survived by step-sisters and step-brothers.  Loving daughter-in-law of Mary Jane.   Cremation has taken place.  Donations to Windsor Regional Cancer Centre would be greatly appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to Cremation Society of Windsor Essex.  Online condolences at cremationsociety.ca

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Fracas, Mark

Posted by on December 7, 2017

Passed away on December 7, 2017 at 61 years of age. Beloved companion and best friend of Mardie Wilson. Cherished father of Christina. Loving son of Leona and reunited with his father Gino Fracas. Dearest brother of Michael (Mary Ann), Gina, Paul (Dawn), Donna (John) Renda, and former spouse of Donna. Mark will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews, extended family and dear friends. He will be remembered for his passion of videography, especially the chronicling of family and friend celebrations and his dedication to the Windsor Lancer Football Program. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Sunday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Monday at 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Procession to Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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ESTRELLA, Felicisima

Posted by on December 7, 2017

Passed away peacefully on December 6, 2017. Loving wife of Arturo. Beloved mother of Arlene. Dear sister of Trini and Cresencia. Predeceased by her parents Julian and Florentina Alimboyoguen and brothers Rudy and Teddy. Felicisima will be missed by many nieces and nephews, extended family and friends. Felicisima was a Registered Nurse, working both in Canada and USA. For those who wish, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Visitation on Sunday from 3-5 p.m. and Monday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. with prayers on Monday at 4:00 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Visitation will continue on Tuesday from 10-11 a.m. at Families First, followed by funeral procession to Corpus Christi Church (1400 Cabana Rd. W.) for Funeral Mass at 11:30 a.m. Interment at St. John’s Cemetery, Amherstburg. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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CLEROUX, Kathleen Mary “Kay” (nee McKale)

Posted by on December 5, 2017


Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on November 30, 2017 at 80 years old at the Windsor Regional Respite Care. Beloved wife of the late Joseph (2013). Dearly loved mother of Cathy & Larry (Gow), Ken & Laurie, Russ & Lynn, Doug & Jo-Ann, Joe & June. Cherished Grandma of Brad & Melissa, Nikki & Jaime, Samantha, Kailey, Kyle & fiance Katrina, Meghan & Emily. Great Grandma of Jordan & Makayla. Dear sister of Bernadette, Arleen, Elmer, Jean, Rene, Homer, Edna and the late Ray, Terry, Edsel, Verna, Alvin, Gerald, Alice, Orval, Bernice, Marie, Sherman and Dorothy. Kay worked for many years in the automotive industry and made many friends along the way. Kay and Joe enjoyed their retirement, for as long as they could, wintering in Florida. Kay’s passion was being the best grandma she could be and Aunt Kay to many nieces and nephews. Her faith in God helped her through her journey and gave her peace. Thank You to the Devonshire Retirement Home for the care they gave to “Mom” over the last few years and to the Fabulous nursing staff at Windsor Regional Respite Care (T2B) for helping us through these last few days. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL (South Chapel) 3048 Dougall Ave. 519-253-7234 on Sunday December 3, 2017 from 5-9 pm. Relatives and friends will be received for visitation on Monday December 4, 2017 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help (804 Grand Marais Road East) from 10:30 am until time of funeral Mass at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In memory of Kay, donations may be made to Transition to Betterness. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Simone, Bradley

Posted by on December 5, 2017


Taken from us too soon on November 26, 2017 at the age of 27 years. Loving son to Shelley Simone and Tony and wife Tyria Simone.
Cherished big brother to Nicholas and Jake, and step-brother to Joshua and wife Terri and Kiana Deehan.
Adored grandson to Bruce and Jackie Curtis, Guido and Mary Simone and Bernice Wuschenny. Memorable nephew for his crazy antics to David and wife Mary Simone, Sherry and husband David Schooley, Jamie Curtis, and Jodi and husband Steve McGregor. Fun-loving cousin to Christopher, David, Paige, Garret, Cody, Madison, Colton, and Bryce.
Bradley will always be remembered for his fun, happy-go-lucky ways, big smile and his persuasive personality. No matter what has ever come his way, his smile and perseverance always shone through.
Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (South Chapel) 3048 Dougall Ave, 519.253.7234 on Friday, December 1, 2017 from 3-5pm and 7-9pm with Parish Prayers at 7pm. A Funeral Service will be held Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 9:30am from the funeral home to St. Joseph’s Parish in River Canard for Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Cremation to follow.
In kindness, memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph’s Parish Restoration Fund. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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MLINAREVIC, Vera (nee Sabolsky)

Posted by on December 5, 2017


It is with broken hearts that we announce the unexpected passing of Vera, a loving mother and grandmother, on December 3, 2017 at WRH, Met. Campus, at the age of 90. Vera is reunited with her beloved husband, Petar (March 29, 2017) with whom she shared 56 years of marriage. Loving mother to Angie Hunter (John). Cherished grandmother to Shawn and Melissa. Dear sister to Rose Managhan (Dave). Adored aunt to Dave Berkley (Andrea), Randy Stackaruk (Susie), and Debbie Graham. Predeceased by siblings Mary, Mike, Adam, Joe (Ann). Vera was a retired employee of C.E.I.C. Windsor. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519.253.7234 on Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 9:30 am until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 am in the Chapel. Pastor Mike Canji officiating. Interment to follow at Windsor Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers and as an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Parkwood Gospel Temple Missions, CNIB or to a charity of your choice. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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BOYD, William “Billy”

Posted by on December 5, 2017


Passed away peacefully on December 2, 2017 at Royal Oak Long Term Care Residence in Kingsville at the age of 91. Brother to Jean, Albert, and Harry. Predeceased by David, Arthur, Tommy, Betty, Christina and Margaret. Uncle to late Louis, Betty (David Brebner) and her late husband Larry Berneche (2010), Raymond and wife Shannon. Great-Uncle to Chris Berneche, Bradley Belland, Melissa and husband Jason Woodrow, Pamela Belland and Kate Belland (Mike Falzon). Great-Great Uncle to Ryan, Bridget, Chelsea, Erik, Jack, Conner, Gracie, Bradley, Lily and Mia. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. East 519.253.7234. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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LALONDE, LINDA DARE (nee Stoddard)

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Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, December 2, 2017. Loving wife to Rick for 39 wonderful years. Cherished mother to Susie Barr (Craig), Cheri Jo Lowe (David) and Ranee Verville (Tim). Proud nanna to Brittany, Tyler, Delmarr, Harley, Joey, Devon, Clayton, Levi, Bryce and Kyra. Great-grandma to Cohen, Marie, Kyndra, Rowen and Charlee. Sister to Ann. Predeceased by her mother Virginia (nee Dumas), her aunt June and her grandson Jake.

Linda’s life revolved around her grandchildren and loved throwing them birthday bashes at Agawa Bay. She had a passion for canoeing and camping and belonged to the WECCC and the GLP. Many thanks go out to the Meadows and Hillman Marsh front line staff at Heron Terrace for their compassion with Linda’s care.

Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel), 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E., 519-253-7234, on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from 5pm until time of Funeral Service at 7pm. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Linda’s name to the Alzheimer Society of Windsor Essex County or to Autism Ontario. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Sahaydak, Stephanie Stella

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Has gone to be reunited with her beloved husband Tony (1987) on December 1, 2017 at the age of 97. Remembered always by her cherished nieces and nephews, especially Donna Brown who took such great care of her over the years. Stella was born in Poland and immigrated to Canada in 1959. She was an avid gardener who loved to cook and enjoy her favorite Polish dishes. Being a member of the Polish Ladies Auxiliary was an important and enjoyable part of Stella’s life as well the many trips she made around the world. Our family would like to give a heartfelt thankyou to all the staff at the LaSalle Village of Aspen Lake for the exceptional care given to our dear Aunt. Stella’s Funeral Services will take place on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 9:00am from WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E 519-253-7234 then to Holy Trinity Polish Church for Funeral Mass at 10am. Interment to follow at Windsor Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be left at www.windsorchapel.com

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