Ladell, Jane Adele Mary (nee Bondy)

Posted by on January 26, 2014

web_Ladell, JaneAfter a courageous battle with cancer on January 25, 2014.  

Beloved wife of Bill.  Loving mother of Robert, Nicholas, and Bill Jr.Dearest daughter of Ann and the late Aurele Bondy. Cherished sister of the late Arsene husband of Bonnie, Art and wife Kelly Bondy, Monica and husband Marc Cyrenne, Mary Reid and Ray Coatsworth, Simon and wife Caroline Bondy, Catherine Bondy, Joseph Bondy and Colleen Little, Bernadette and husband Patrick Slogan and sister-in-law of Bob Ladelle and wife Lousie, and late Arthur Reid. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.  Jane enjoyed her life long work with her family at Ann Bondy Greenhouses, River Canard.  She will be fondly remembered in our hearts as a loving mother, wife, daughter, sister, aunt and friend to many.  Jane’s energetic and vibrant personality will be missed by many who knew her for her hard work and generosity.   If you so desire, donations  to the Hospice of Windsor, Windsor Regional Cancer Centre, or the Autism Society of Windsor, Essex would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 7-9pm, Tuesday 2-5pm and 7-9pm. Prayers Tuesday 7:30pm at Families First Funeral Home & Tribute Centre (519-969-5841) 2130 Front Rd. LaSalle  On Wednesday family and friends will meet at St. Joseph Church River Canard after 10am followed by Mass at 11am. Interment, St. Joseph Cemetery River Canard.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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Jane Adele Mary (nee Bondy)

Posted by on January 26, 2014

web_Ladell, JaneAfter a courageous battle with cancer on January 25, 2014.Beloved wife of Bill. Loving mother of Robert, Nicholas, and Bill Jr. Dearest daughter of Ann and the late Aurele Bondy. Cherished sister of the late Arsene husband of Bonnie, Art and wife Kelly Bondy, Monica and husband Marc Cyrenne, Mary Reid and Ray Coatsworth, Simon and wife Caroline Bondy, Catherine Bondy, Joseph Bondy and Colleen Little, Bernadette and husband Patrick Slogan and sister-in-law of the late Arthur Reid. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Jane enjoyed her life long work with her family at Ann Bondy Greenhouses, River Canard. She will be fondly remembered in our hearts as a loving mother, wife, sister, aunt and friend to many. Jane’s energetic and vibrant personality will be missed by many who knew her for her hard work and generosity. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor, Windsor Regional Cancer Centre, or the Autism Society of Windsor, Essex would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 7-9pm, Tuesday 2-5pm and 7-9pm. Prayers Tuesday 7:30pm at Families First Funeral Home & Tribute Centre (519-969-5841) 2130 Front Rd. LaSalle On Wednesday family and friends will meet at St. Joseph Church River Canard after 10am followed by Mass at 11am. Interment, St. Joseph Cemetery River Canard. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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Lessard, Vicky (nee Krakana)

Posted by on January 26, 2014

web_Lessard_VictoriaPeacefully, on January 25, 2014 with her loving family at her side at the age of 71 years. Beloved wife of 54 years to Leo. Loving mother of Leo A. Jr. (deceased 1994), Dan and wife Penny. Dear Mémé of Adrien (fiancée Laura), Robyn Clarks and husband Chris, Jake, Avery, Gabe, Quinn, and Noah. Daughter of the late Thomas and Annette Krakana. Dear sister of Mike (the late Mary), Alice Bieber, George (Patricia), Doris Herd (George Nicola), Tom (Bonnie), Dan (Nancy), and Mary Ann Pruden (Dave). Special aunt to many nieces and nephews and will be remembered by her devoted pet Suzzie. Vicky was a long-time hairstylist and retired professor and co-ordinator of the Hairstyling Program at St.Clair College. She was a Past Chair of the CDA Committee (Ontario), member of the Lakeshore Police Services Board, and was an active member of the Red Hats. Special thanks 4N at Met Hospital and to the caring staff at Hospice. In kindness, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated. Visiting, Monday 7-9, Tuesday 2-5, 7-9 with parish prayers Tuesday at 7:30 pm. Funeral Wednesday at 12:00 p.m. from Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor 519-969-5841 to St. Anne Church (Tecumseh) for Words of Remembrance at 12:50 pm followed by Mass of Christian Burial. Interment at St. Anne Cemetery. Share memories or make a charitable donation online at FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

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Roszell: S. Blake

Posted by on January 26, 2014

On January 25, 2014, Blake passed away peacefully at the Bluewater Health in Sarnia. He was predeceased by his loving wife, Jean (Dawson) in June 2000. He is survived by his devoted companion and partner, Betty Robertson. He will also be missed by his daughters Gaye Black (Garry), Marcia Miller (Roger), Bonnie Lindros (Carl), and his son Dan. He will be fondly remembered as well by his ten grandchildren Brian, Susan, Nancy, Stuart, Eric, Brett, Robin, Shannon, Lauren, and Lisa, and his eight great grandchildren. Blake enjoyed family get-togethers, cottaging, camping and any excuse for a celebration. Blake was a Justice of the Peace in the Chatham area until he retired. The family will receive friends at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with a funeral service to follow at 12:00 noon. Interment will be at Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham at a later date. Donations in Blake’s memory can be made to the Alzheimer’s Society or to a charity of your choice. (cheques only when donating at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.smithfuneralhome.ca

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Morneau, Ronald Frederick

Posted by on January 26, 2014

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ron on January 25th, 2014 at 79 years of age. Best friend and soul mate of Sydney. Loving father of Mark (Leslie), Mike (Teresa), Michelle (Eric) and step-father to Daren (Diane) and Darcy. Cherished grandfather of Jordyn, Sydney, Christopher, Beckie, Nicole and Maya. Dear brother of Ken (Pat), Gary (Rose), Paul (Liz), Sandi Ouellette (Paul). Brother-in-law to Ken & Gail McArthur, Linda Glover and Leslie & Alan Gray. He will be deeply missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Ron retired from Chrysler Canada Local 444 after many years of dedicated service. In his youth, Ron was an avid sportsman, always loved fishing and his Tim Horton’s coffee. If you so desire, donations to Cystic Fibrosis Canada (Essex-Kent Chapter) or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Tuesday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Funeral Service Wednesday at 11:30am at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 LAUZON RD. East Windsor (519-969-5841).  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Henderson, Robert E.

Posted by on January 26, 2014

Passed away on January 24, 2014 peacefully at W.R.H. Met Campus at the age of 91 years.  Survived by his wife of 62 yeasrs Anne. Step-father of Wilma Davis, Grandfather of Mark (Julie), Tim, Lisa and Jon (Chandelle).  Great grandfather of six, great great grandfather of five.  Also survived by his sisters Ruby and Jeane, brothers George (Barbara), Roland (late Dottie), Warren (Judy).  Several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews also survive.  Robert was retired from Canada Post and a Veteran of W. W. II. Special thank-you to his granddaughter Lisa, great granddaughter Brianna and sister-in-law Barb Henderson. Cremation services were held. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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MILLS: Muriel Ella of Watford

Posted by on January 25, 2014

Mills, Muriel WEBMills, Muriel -  Peacefully at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital on Friday, January 24, 2014. Muriel Ella Mills (Pruen) of Watford in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Arnold Mills (2002). Cherished daughter of the late Ella (Green) and George Pruen and sister of the late Ruth and Archie Irvine. Muriel is survived by her sisters-in-law, niece and nephews in Manitoba, cousins in England and many friends in Manitoba and Strathroy area. Visitation will be held at Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy on Tuesday, January 28 from 1 – 2 PM followed immediately by a funeral service with Mr. Carson Wallace officiating. Interment at a later date in Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham. Donations to the Alzheimer Society or your charity of choice would be appreciated.  A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Muriel.

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Walker, David Wayne, a resident of Chatham

Posted by on January 24, 2014

Walker, Dave (WinCE)Walker, David Wayne, a resident of Chatham. Dave Walker died Thursday January 23, 2014 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham Campus at the age of 62. Born in Fargo, Ontario, son of the late Ernest John & Gertrude (Small) Walker. Beloved partner of Karen Tengelits and husband of the late Diane (Fisher) (1993) and Kathryn Thompson-Walker (1998). Dear father of Dave (Jr.) Walker (Charity); Doug Walker (Jackie); Dan Walker (Lori); Lisa Massender (Rob); Jackie Rolo (Carlos); Nick Tengelits (Kate) and Brenda Tengelits (Matt). Papa to Paige; Megan; Ethan; Tyson; Roen; Sawyer; Ireland; Liam; Nate; Olivia; Tiago; Luca; Dominic; Mathew; Elek & Persephone. Brother ofRobert (Pam) Walker; Jim (Linda) Walker; Marg (Ed) Chaput; Don (Louise) Walker;Murray (Susan) Walker; all Of Chatham-Kent; and John Walker of Windsor.Also surviving sister-in-laws, Mary Walker (Windsor); Ruth Ann Walker (London); Helen Walker (Chatham-Kent); and Sharon Walker (Charing Cross). Also survived by several nieces and nephews.Dave was a longtime devoted employee for the Municipality of Chatham-Kent. Friends will be received at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair St., Chatham on Sunday January 26 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. and Monday January 27 from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. Vigil Prayers will be offered at the Funeral Home on Monday at 3:00 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Ursula’s Catholic Church on Tuesday January 28 at 10:00 a.m.  Cremation to follow with Interment in MapleLeafCemetery, Chatham at a later date. Donations in memory of Dave to St. Vincent de Paul (St. Ursula’s Parish) would be appreciated.Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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SULLIVAN, Thomas V.

Posted by on January 24, 2014

web_sullivan thomasTom Sullivan of Windsor and Tilden Lake died on January 23, 2014, seven months after the death of his beloved wife of 67 years, Joan. He is survived by his son, Richard and daughter Jo-Anne of Vancouver and Chatham respectively and by his grandchildren, Damien, Deirdre and Ryan. He is sadly missed as well by his adoptive son, John Castellan and family and by adoptive daughter, Carol Perron. He was the last of eight siblings and was predeceased by brothers Len, Arnold, Gerald, Rick and Sam and sisters Jenny and Abbie. He was also predeceased by his eldest daughter Ruth and his grand-daughter Tricia. Born in the unincorporated village of 104 in Colchester County near Cobalt Ontario, Mr. Sullivan moved to Windsor in 1954 and worked in the Windsor Salt mine for 30 years. He and Joan were active proponents of the historic preservation of Old Sandwich and he was a contributor to the University of Windsor where Richard and Jo-Anne achieved their first degrees. In retirement at Tilden Lake Ontario for 25 years, Tom and Joan built their Shangri-La, creating a lakeside home and garden where their naturalist inclinations flourished. Together they were active in community life, participating in everything from the volunteer fire department to the road board and a number of fund raising activities, most notably for the Canadian Cancer Society. If you so desire, donations to the charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. A private family service was held and cremation has taken place. A memorial for Tom and Joan will follow next summer in Tilden Lake. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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CARUANA, Victor of Chatham

Posted by on January 24, 2014

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Victor Caruana of Chatham passed away on Thursday January 23, 2014.  Victor was born in Malta 80 years ago; one of four sons to his late parents Carmen & Carmel Caruana and is survived by Joseph and Frans and their families who still reside there.  He was predeceased by his brother Edwin.  When Victor was 16 years old he moved to Canada and put himself through college, eventually becoming a Mechanic.  He met and married Gerogina Ruby (Clark) who predeceased him in 1990.  Together they raised two daughters; Vicky-Jo Caruana & Stephen Weston who now live in Clarington and Joanne & Randy Moody who live in Chatham.  He was also blessed with five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; Melissa Villers and her daughter Kennedy of Niagara Falls, Jodi-Lynn Curran and her daughter Jaden of Chatham, and Stevie Weston, Curtis Weston and Collin Weston all of Clarington.  Victor had a true appreciation for all of God’s creations, especially children and animals.  He also loved working around his house, the Toronto Maple Leafs and especially his 1972 Ford F150 truck.  In keeping with Victor’s wishes, a Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Mary’s Church, Blenheim on Tuesday January 28, 2014 at 1:00 p.m.  Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery.  There will be no Funeral Home visitation.  In lieu of flowers, friends wishing to remember Victor with a memorial donation are asked to consider the O.S.P.C.A. to help animals.  Blenheim Community Funeral Home entrusted with arrangments.  .  Online condolences for the family and memorial donations may be left at www.blenheimcommunityfuneralhome.com

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LAIRD: Bill of West Lorne

Posted by on January 24, 2014

On Friday, January 24, 2014, it is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our father and grandfather, William (Bill) Laird of West Lorne in his 76th year.  Predeceased by his loving and committed wife of 50 years, Alice (nee Lacroix) in 2012.  Precious father of Deborah Laird of St. Thomas, Cindy and her husband Lorne Van Breda of West Lorne and Kimberly Laird-Utley of Chatham.    Adored grandfather of Casaundra (BJ) and Chelsey (Derek) Van Breda, Lindsay Attridge, Vanessa and Victoria Utley and great grandfather of Tayvin, Tristan and Tianna Huguenin.  Bill was expecting to meet his 4th great grandchild, due to arrive in July.  Also survived by many nieces and nephews and lovingly remembered by his special sister in law and brother in law , Clara and Fred Fleming.  Predeceased by his parents Ian (1952) and Helen (Forshee)(1993) and his brother Jack (2007).

 

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SEWELL, Jaye G.A of Chatham, ON

Posted by on January 24, 2014

 

SEWELL, Jaye G.A. After a courageous battle with several health issues, Jaye passed away at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Thursday, January 23, 2014, at the age of 55. Predeceased by his mother Marlene. Survived by his father Jack and his sister Leslie (Steve). Also survived by his niece Melanie and fiancée Scott, Uncle Richard and Aunt Donna, cousins Megan and Ryan (Nicole), grand-nieces Meredith, Paige and Charlotte. Cremation has taken place. Donations in memory of Jaye to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be greatly appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

 

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CUNNINGHAM, Mary Elizabeth (nee Forrest)

Posted by on January 24, 2014

Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on January 24, 2014 at 82 years of age.  Beloved wife of the late Hugh Cunningham (Red).  Daughter of the late Elizabeth and Joseph Forrest.  Sister of the late Charles and Marie Forrest, Laura and Larry Lamon, Kathleen and Ed Crone, Helen and the late Ernest Darocy, Sheila and Earl Fuhr.  Sister-in-law of the late Marion, Louise and Glen Cunningham.   Generous and devoted aunt of many nieces and nephews.  Mary will be remembered for her charming smile, witty sense of humour and love for her family.  Special thank you to the staff and nurses of Lifetimes Retirement Home for their loving care and friendship to Mary for the past 8 years and “Hello” to the 4N nurses at WRH-Met Campus for the compassionate care shown to our sister.  If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex Co. Cancer Centre Foundation or MS Society would be appreciated.  Visitation Sunday from 3-6 p.m.  Funeral Monday 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Willan, Robert William

Posted by on January 24, 2014

web_Willan_Robert83 years, passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at Hotel Dieu Hospital.  Even though Bob had a number of health issues he was able to stay in his own home and was faithfully cared for by his son Bill.  Always an upbeat and positive thinker, Bob led a full and purposeful life.  A radio man for most of his life (CKWW), he was the Ad & Sales Club President in 1976.  As a volunteer he was the Dir. & Pres. of C.O.P.E. (1988), and held a life membership in the Freemasons.  Bob also dedicated many years to the Royal Canadian Legion Metropolitan Br. 594 as the Poppy Trust Fund Chairman. Loving father of Bill, Windsor, Beth (Mark Giuliano), Cleveland, OH. Proud grandfather of Dylan, Daryl and Victoria.  Also will be missed by Ferne Willan. If you so desire, donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Poppy Trust Fund would be appreciated by the family. Cremation was held. Memorial visitation Sunday 1:00pm until time of Memorial Service 2:30pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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VANTIL, Bea: Chatham, ON

Posted by on January 24, 2014

 

VanTil, Bea (nee Lautenbach), a resident of Chatham, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, at RiverviewGardens. God called to himself Mrs. Bea VanTil in her 89th year. “But our citizenship is in heaven, and from it we await a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ, who will transform our lowly body to be like his glorious body, by the power that enables him even to subject all things to himself.” PHILIPPIANS 3:20, 21. Born on June 22, 1925, Leuwarden, The Netherlands, to William and Trientje Lautenbach. Beloved wife of 53 years to Harke (Harry) VanTil. Loving mother of Teresa (Ed) Petrusma of Trenton and Henry & Joanne VanTil of Blenheim. Cherished grandmother of Bethany VanderDeen (Dave), Janelle, Leanna & Jeremy Petrusma, Matthew, Ryan, Courtney, Kristen, Laura & Wm. Hudson VanTil. Predeceased by her sisters Jetty Lutgendorff and Aafge Meyers. Survived by her sister Wilma Peereboom (John) of Victoria, B.C. Family to receive friends at the Funeral Home 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. at Grace Christian Reformed Church on Saturday, January 25, 2014. Donations in memory of Bea to the Alzheimer’s Society and Chatham Christian Schools would be greatly appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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VUJOVIC, Milan

Posted by on January 24, 2014

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Passed away peacefully on January 23, 2014 at Hotel Dieu Hospital at the age of 74 years.    Beloved husband of Milica.  Loving Tata of Jovan.  Deda will always be remembered by his pride and joy, his grandchildren Hannah, and Aleksandar.  Loving brother to Milanka of Serbia.  Loving Tetak of Danijela Todorovic and husband Aco and their children.  Reunited with his late mother Stojna and father Vuk and his brothers Pero, Paun, Nastas, Marian, and Pavle.  Memories of Milan’s kindness and sense of humour will be treasured by friends, family, and Kumovi.  A special thanks to the staff at Hotel Dieu and Malden Park for their exceptional care and compassion.  Milan Retired from Chrysler Canada, a member of C.A.W. 444 and was long time member of St. Dimitrije Serbian Orthodox Church.  Milan was born in Javor Planina, Serbia and immigrated to Canada in 1969. Visiting on Sunday from 3-5pm and 7-9 pm with prayers at 7:30pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  On Monday, family and friends are invited to visit at St. Dimitrje Serbian Orthodox Church (2690 Seminole) from 11 am until time of Funeral Service at 11:30 am.   Fr. Jovica Cetkovic officiating.  Interment Windsor Memorial Gardens.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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STEINBERG, Carl Vernon

Posted by on January 24, 2014

web_steinberg_carlPassed away peacefully surrounded by family on January 22, 2014 at the age of 90. Survived by loving wife Geraldine (Jean) of 64 years. Cherished father of daughter Geri Lynn Brown and son Paul (Susan) Steinberg. Beloved grandfather of Travis Steinberg (Amanda Dool), Aaron Brown (Jody Robinson), and Blake Steinberg. Precious great-grandfather of Corey and Hannah Tales. Also survived by loving brothers Orion (Lucille) Steinberg and Gerald (Shelia) Steinberg and many nieces and nephews. Carl was a WWII veteran and avid square dancer. A kind and loving man who lived life to its fullest and who will be greatly missed. The family would like to thank the emergency and 6th floor nursing staff of Met Hospital for their compassionate care of Carl. Cremation service was held. A celebration of life will take place February 1, 2014 at 1:00pm at Royal Canadian Legion #143 (1570 Marentette Ave.) Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories or photos at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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NACCARATO, Josephine (nee DiPaolo)

Posted by on January 23, 2014

web_Naccarato_JoephineWith profound sadness we announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother, nonna and sister on January 23, 2014 at 66 years of age after a short battle with cancer.  Loving wife of 41 years to John.  Devoted mother of Anthony (Jasna) and John (Julie).  Cherished Nonna of Talia, Gianni, Ariella, Maia, Joseph and Michael.  Dear daughter of Clotilde and the late Benedetto DiPaolo.  Dear sister of Connie Cipparrone (Nello) and Al DiPaolo (MaryJo). Daughter-in-law of the late Antonio and Maria Naccarato.  Sister-in-law of Theresa Mattano, Frank (Sheila), Claudia Tatti (Ettore), and Mike (Christina).  Also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Josephine was dedicated to her family and always cared for the well being of others.  If you so desire, donations to Transition to Betterness or Wellness Program for Extended Psychosis would be appreciated.  Visiting Friday from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Prayers 4 p.m. and visitation continues Saturday at 11 a.m. from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Angela Church, 980 Louis Avenue for Mass at 1 p.m.  Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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Crouchman, Elizabeth (Betty), a resident of Chatham Township

Posted by on January 23, 2014

Crouchman (WinCE)Crouchman, Elizabeth (Betty), a resident of ChathamTownship. Betty Crouchman died at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham-Campus on Wednesday January 22, 2014 at the age of 91. Born in Flint, Michigan, daughter of the late Albert & Nellie (Seabrook) Bates. Beloved wife of the late Gordon C. Crouchman (2010). Dear mother of Karen & Wayne Chapple, ChathamTownship. Grandmother of Wyatt Chapple & Jessica Beaulieu. Great Grandmother of Parker Gordon Chapple Sister of the late Charles Bates. Mrs. Crouchman lived most of her life in ChathamTownship, was a member of the Women of the Moose, Wallaceburg and ChristChurch (Anglican) Chatham. Friends will be received at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair St., Chatham on Sunday January 26, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be conducted at the Funeral Home onMonday at 11:00 a.m. with the Ven. Rev. Paul Millward officiating. Interment Maple Leaf  Cemetery, Chatham. Donation in memory of Betty to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Betty’s family wish to extend their gratitude to the staff of Maple City Residence.

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FAZIO, Vito

Posted by on January 22, 2014

web_Fazio, VitoPeacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family on January 22, 2014 at 76 years of age.  Loving husband and best friend of 48 years to Girolama “Mommina” (nee Miceli).  Devoted father of Maria Stella (1996), Alberto (Sherry), Francesca Masciotra (Tony).  Beloved Nonno of Nicolas, Vanessa, Julia and Dante.  Predeceased by parents Alberto and Maria Stella Fazio.  Dear brother of Lina Sparacino (Nino), Sam Fazio (Anita), Maria Candela (Giuseppe), Francesca Genova (Sam), Leonardo Fazio (Vita), Mario Fazio (Vera), Gus Fazio (Donna).  Beloved brother-in-law of Giuseppe Miceli (Sarina), Francesco Miceli (Paolina), Ninetta Pace (Nicolo), and Lina Miceli, all of Sicily.  Also survived by many adoring nieces and nephews.  He immigrated to Canada 60 years ago.  Vito was passionate about his family and a good provider.  He will be remembered as a hard worker who retired from Ford Motor Co. after 37 years of dedicated service and was a proud member of the CAW Local#200.  His sense of humor will be missed by family and friends.  If you so desire, donations to the Parkinson Society of Canada would be appreciated by the family.  Visiting Thursday from 6-9 p.m., Friday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m.  Prayers Friday 4:30 p.m.  Funeral Saturday 9:30 a.m. from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Angela Merici Church for Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Maravilla, Edgardo

Posted by on January 22, 2014

Web_Maravilla, EdgardoPeacefully with his loving family by his side January 22, 2014 at 78 years of age. Beloved husband of Thelma. Cherished father of Emil and wife Catherine and Edwin and wife Ellen. Loving Woo Woo of Alexis and Ashley. Father of Neneng and husband Roger and their children Andrew, Emilio, Angel and Regie. Dear brother of Emilie, Lina and Alan. Dear brother-in-law of Linda, Sony and husband Renato, Olive and husband Tino, Logy and late wife Kit. Dear uncle of Jude, Stephen, Arlene, Suzie, Tating, Elaine, Tammy and Tiffany. Edgar was a Civil Engineer employed and worked with his son at Boscariol and Lucente Engineering for several years. If you so desire, donations to the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Friday 3-9pm. Prayers 4:30pm at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Saturday, family and friends are invited to meet at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church after 9:30am followed by Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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GRONIGER: Leigh Dorothy of Rodney, Ontario

Posted by on January 22, 2014

Suddenly, at Four Counties Health Services, Newbury on Tuesday, January 21, 2014.  Leigh Dorothy Groniger (Goodwin) of Rodney at the age of 46.  Loving wife and mother of Joe and Lyle, daughter of Pam and Charlie Goodwin of Vancouver, B.C., daughter in law of Martha Groniger (Herman 2012) of West Lorne, sister in law of Henry (Cindy) and Ed Groniger and aunt of Leaha Groniger.

Friends may call at the RODNEY CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 pm.

If desired, memorial contributions to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy.  Share a memory at www.denningfuneralhome.com.  519 785-0810.  Posted at Canadaobits.ca

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THIBERT, Cecile “Cis” of Tilbury

Posted by on January 22, 2014

THIBERT, Cecile square81 years, of Tilbury, passed away at Riverview Gardens, Chatham on Tuesday, January 21, 2014.  Beloved wife of the late Gerard “Babe” Thibert (2003).  Loving mother of Bob Thibert and wife Cathie of Kelowna, B.C.; Ken Thibert and wife Corinne of Tilbury.  Cherished grandmother of Tyler, Stacie, Ashtyn, Joshua, and great grandson Gage.  Dear sister and friend of the late Rose Dibbley (1998), Yvonne McDonald (2001), John (2009) and Audrey Chevalier of Chatham, and the late Jean Paul Chevalier (1996).  Dear sister-in-law of Margaret Wilton and late husband Glen of London.  Dearly missed by many nieces and nephews.  Cis was a member of St. Francis Xavier CWL, Tilbury Horticultural Society, Tilbury Leisure Centre, and a long term donor and volunteer for Canadian Blood Services, and a volunteer at Hudson Manor and St. Joseph School.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Thursday.  CWL prayers 2 p.m. Thursday.  Parish prayers 4 p.m. Thursday.  Funeral service from the funeral home Friday, January 24, 2014 at 10 a.m., then to St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury for Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery.  Memorial donations to charity of choice appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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QUAGGIOTTO, Elio

Posted by on January 21, 2014

web_Quaggiotto_ElioIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear Husband, Father and Nonno. Elio was surrounded by his loving family and peacefully entered Eternal Life on January 20, 2014 at the age of 75. Born in Poggiana di Riese (Riese di Pio), Treviso, Italy. Loving Husband of Cecelia Quaggiotto (Nee Kelley). Beloved father of Michele Quaggiotto (Alicia), Gina O’Donnell (Colin), and Claudia Kalaydjian (Kevork). Adored “Nonno” of Merina, Emilio, Enzo, Donovan, Rian, Emilie, and Chloe. Pre-deceased by parents Maria Martinello Visentin and Michele Quaggiotto. Dearest brother of the late Primo Visentin, Rita and Virgilio Bernardi, Giovanni Quaggiotto, Theresa and Angelo Favaro, Clara Piccinin, Giovanina Rosa and Umberto Quaggiotto and survived by sister-in-laws Maria Quaggiotto, Adelina Quaggiotto and brother-in-law Nino Piccinin. Also survived by Gale Quaggiotto and will be sadly missed by many dear nephews, nieces, cousins and friends in Canada, U.S.A., Italy and Australia. Elio was a co-founder of Elmara Construction and was well respected by the construction industry for 50 years. He was a long time member of the Giovanni Caboto Club. Elio will be missed and remembered always. We would like to express gratitude for the kindness, comfort and compassionate care given to all of us at home by his caregivers and Windsor Regional Hospital, Ouellette Campus. Visitation Friday 2-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Saturday 8:45am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 then to St. Angela Merici Church for Mass at 9:30am. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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Taylor, James of Chatham, ON

Posted by on January 21, 2014

 

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TAYLOR, James Howard, a resident of Chatham, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, at the age of 60. Beloved husband and best friend to Paula Taylor (nee O’Neill) for 41 years. Dear son of JoAnne Taylor and the late Howard. Loving father of Melissa Opiela (Cass) of Chatham, Mike & Laura Taylor of Chatham, and the late infant Christine Taylor. Cherished papa of Emily & Kobi Opiela and future grandson of Mike & Laura. Dear brother to Judy VanderPol and the late Scott Taylor. Jim was an avid hunter and fisherman who absolutely loved the outdoors. Jim treasured his grandchildren, as they were the apple of his eye. Family to receive friends at the Funeral Home 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at the Funeral Home on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. with Heather Scott officiating. Cremation is to take place with interment at a later date. Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation and the O.S.P.C.A of Chatham-Kent in memory of Jim would be greatly appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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