Parent, Cheryl Anne

Posted by on September 1, 2017

With broken hearts, we’ve lost our daughter, sister, sister-in-law, aunt and great-aunt to a battle with cancer. Dear daughter of Leonard and Jeannine Parent. Loved sister of Wanda (Mike) Brennan, Wendy, Doug (Judy), Greg (Joanne), Rick (Sharon) and Brad. “Auntie Cheryl” to many nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and nephews. Cheryl was born in Windsor, but lived for many years in London, Ontario and had many friends there. She will be missed by her best friend Chris Young. A special thanks to our brother, Rick, who was with Cheryl in her last hours. Kindly join our family for memorial visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL (South Chapel), 3048 Dougall Avenue, 519-253-7234, on Monday, August 28, 2017 from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm and from 6:00 pm until time of Cheryl’s Celebration of life at 7:30 pm. Visitation will continue until 9:00 pm. In keeping with Cheryl’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Cheryl will be laid to rest at a later date in a private family celebration. Precious memories and online condolences can be shared at www.windsorchapel.com

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HOPE, Ronald Keith

Posted by on August 31, 2017

Peacefully, after a courageous battle with cancer, with his loving wife by his side on August 30, 2017 at 61 years of age. Beloved husband and best friend to Michelle (nee MacNeil). Predeceased by his parents William Garnet and Gertrude Hope and his siblings Hazel (Bill) Gifford, Bryan, Donald (Carol), and Garnet “Carlyle”. Survived by his loving brother George (Sharon) and his loving sister Donna (Ken) Skinner. Brother-in-law to Joan Hope. Sadly missed by brother-in-law Michael and wife Susan MacNeil and all of his extended family. Dearest uncle to Jason (Sherry), Jeff (Marianne), Linda (Tom) Matthews, Allan (Margaret), and Natalie, Nathan, Noel Griffion. Cherished great-uncle of Hannah, Aidan, Madison (BK), Preston, Holly, and Amy (Brett). Cherished great – great uncle of Zyleon. Loved by neighbours like family Toni, Adrian, Gloria (Reno), Isabelle, and Adrian. Will be fondly remembered by treasured co-workers and loving friends Diana, Jackie, Mary Jean, Evelyn, and Phil. Special thanks WRCC, Doctors Matthews and Springer, the dedicated doctors and nurses at WRH-Ouellette, WRH-MET 4th floor dedicated, compassionate nursing staff and Hospice workers and long supporting, compassionate, loving earth-angels of Michelle—Marion and Mikey. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Cremation was held. Memorial Visitation Friday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Memorial Service Saturday 3:30pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Stachowiak, Alfons

Posted by on August 31, 2017

Passed away peacefully at home on August 30, 2017, at 96 years of age.  Cherished husband of Irena for 57 years.  Beloved father of Ursula and husband Bill.  Loving Dziadzia of Ali and Zack.  Alfons will be sadly missed by his extended family in Poland.  After WWII, Alfons moved to Canada and eventually settled in London, Ontario.  He worked for 32 years at 3M Canada, and in his retirement years, he loved to garden and take walks with Irena and their dog Jacek.  In his twilight years, he moved to Windsor with his wife Irena, enjoying time with his family.  He was a quiet and generous man and he will be missed.  A special thank you to Teena who helped every step of the way.  Additionally, thanks to Allison, Jake, Andrea and all the other support staff from Paramed.  Thank you as well to the nurses from Bayshore, especially Carol and Gina, and all the workers from Home Instead.  The support received from C.C.A.C. and Hospice was invaluable.  If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Monday 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.  Funeral Service Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Burial at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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SEGAR: Dorothy Ella (nee Gunn) of Chatham

Posted by on August 31, 2017

Dorothy passed away at St. Andrews Residence, Chatham, on Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 in her 96th year. Born on November 7, 1921 in Six Mile Brook, Pictou County Nova Scotia. She was the eldest daughter of the late Munro Gunn (1982) and Edna Gunn (1990). She received her education in a small one-room schoolhouse near their farm. She graduated from Aberdeen Hospital as a registered nurse in 1945 and spent two years supervising in the outpatient department and studied x-ray, graduating in 1947 with a Dominion Registration in X-ray.  She then moved to Elnora, Alberta to work at the local hospital. Dorothy married her late husband Stanley (Turk) Gilbert Segar (1993) on August 10, 1949. They had two daughters, Mary-Ello Segar and Jo-Ann Patterson (Stuart). Dorothy continued to work at the hospital, as a community worker and with Home Care until her retirement. She continued to be an active member in her community upon retirement.  She enjoyed being active at the Elnora Drop-In Center enjoying carpet bowling, cribbage, curling, and leading an exercise group. Dorothy has many memories of their trips to England, Australia, Cook Islands, Nova Scotia, BC, and horseback riding in Cypress Hills, cruising to Alaska and the Caribbean. Dorothy and Ello moved to Chatham Ontario in 2001 to be close to Jo-Ann and her family. Dorothy will be fondly remembered by her grandchild, Aimee Patterson. Dearly missed by her sister Ada MacKay. Dorothy will be forever remembered by several nieces and nephew, longtime friends, and her extended family. Predeceased by her sister Agnes Parker (2009). Over the past 3 years Dorothy enjoyed taking part in all the activities at St. Andrew’s Residence.The family wishes to extend heartfelt thanks to the caring professionals at St Andrew’s Residence. A Memorial Service will be held at Grace Christian Reform Church, 255 Tweedsmuir Avenue West, Chatham, Chatham on Friday, September 8th, 2017 at 1:30pm. Interment in Elnora Cemetery, Elnora, Alberta will take place at a later date. Donations in Dorothy’s memory may be made to St. Andrew’s Residence or the Chatham-Kent Hospice Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF CHATHAM (519-352-2390).Online condolences may be left at www.chathamfuneralhome.com

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BRUNEAU: Gerard “Gerry” of Chatham

Posted by on August 29, 2017

Gerard “Gerry” Bruneau passed away at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham Campus, on Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 at the age of 66. He will be deeply missed by his close friends here in Chatham and his family throughout Quebec. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received at DENNING’S OF CHATHAM (519-352-2390), 4 Victoria Avenue, on Thursday evening from 6pm until the time of a Memorial Service at 8pm. Online condolences may be left at www.chathamfuneralhome.com.

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WONSCH, Charles Frederick

Posted by on August 28, 2017

Passed away peacefully on August 28, 2017 at 87 years of age.  Loving husband of Dona (nee Dowler) for 64 years.  Cherished father of David (Tammy), Susan Atkins, Alan (Marie) and Joan Nostadt (Kevin).  Proud grandfather of Charles Atkins (Nicole), Doug Atkins, Jeff Wonsch, Monica Wonsch, Ryan Nostadt and Matthew Nostadt and great grandfather of Charles Robert Atkins.  Beloved brother of the late Bryan, Kenneth (the late Grace), Sheila Matthew (David), Sharon Killian (Andrew) and Gordon Wonsch (Bonnie).  Predeceased by parents Edward F. and Agnes (nee Sandilands) Wonsch.  He will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.  Charles was President of Wonsch Construction. He helped start Minor Hockey in Tecumseh and coached for many years.  He enjoyed golf and bowling and did extensive travelling after retirement with Dona.  Charles was a former member of Riverside Kiwanis Club, RCL Branch 255 and Windsor Yacht Club.  Many Thanks to the Nurses on 6 North at WRH- Met. Campus especially Jessica and Jill, Dr. Wasserman, CCAC and all who cared for Charles.  If you so desire, donations to Heart and Stroke or the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Wednesday August 30, 2017 from 3 – 5 pm & 7 – 9 pm.  Funeral Service Thursday 11:30 am at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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SMITH: Marion Henrietta (née Taylor), of St. Thomas, Ontario.

Posted by on August 28, 2017

SMITH, Marion Henrietta (née Taylor), of St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, in her 85th year.  Beloved wife for 55 years to the late John James “Jack” Smith (Aug. 3, 2012).  Dearly loved mother of Doreen John (Michael), and Jackie Smith, all of St. Thomas.  Step-mother of the late Bruce Smith (2007).  Special grandmother to Ryan John (Susie), Joe Smith, Sarah Waite (Cameron), Ashley Buczkowski (Andrew), Mallory Stacey (Robert), Bradley Smith, and Christine Dimitruk.  She is also survived by her great grandchildren, several sisters-in-law, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.  Marion was born in Tilbury, ON, February 27, 1933, the youngest daughter of the late Mary Jane (née Green) and Wilbert Clarence Taylor.  She was the last surviving member of her own immediate family, having been predeceased by many sisters and brothers.  During her life, she lived and worked in Tilbury, Chatham, Toronto, and St. Thomas where she retired from Bathurst Containers.  A private family graveside service was held at Elmdale Memorial Park, St. Thomas.  Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario will be gratefully acknowledged.  Arrangements entrusted to the SIFTON FUNERAL HOME, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160).

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WRIGHT: Mary Jane (nee Rivers)

Posted by on August 25, 2017

Peacefully, surrounded by family, at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham Campus, on Friday, August 25th, 2017, Mary Jane Wright (nee Rivers) passed away at the age of 67. Beloved wife of the late Ellwood Wright (2009). Cherished mom of Shari Laurie (Russ), Michele Laurie (Allan), Kimberly Laurie (Dan), Darlene Redding, Vance Redding and the late Darryl Redding (2016). Mary Jane will be fondly remembered by her 17 grandchildren, and 10 great grandchildren. Dearly missed by her siblings Ruth Rivers, Dennis and Shirley Rivers, and Karen MacLoed. Mary Jane will be forever remembered by several nieces, nephews, longtime friends, and her extended family. Friends and family will be received at DENNING’S OF CHATHAM (519-352-2390), 4 Victoria Avenue, on Sunday evening from 7 to 9pm, and again on Monday from 12pm, until the time of the Funeral Service at 1pm. Cremation to follow with interment in Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham at a later date. Donations in Mary Jane’s memory may be made to the Chatham-Kent Hospice Foundation. Online condolences may be left at www.chathamfuneralhome.com. 

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WRIGHT: Marion Jean (née Woolner), of Ridgetown, formerly of Aldborough Twp.

Posted by on August 25, 2017

Born on the family farm in Clachan on June 20, 1929 and passed away at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, on Thursday, August 24, 2017, Marion Jean Wright (née Woolner), at the age of 88.  Predeceased by her beloved husband Howard (2015).  Loving sister of Allan (Lois) Woolner.  She will be lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.  Predeceased by brothers-in-law Stewart (Doreen) and Doug and sister-in-law Bernice Wilson (Eugene).  Relatives and friends will be received at DENNING’S OF RODNEY, 212 Furnival Road, Rodney (519-785-0810) on Monday, August 28, 2017 beginning at 12 noon.  A Service to celebrate Marion’s life will follow at 2 p.m.  Interment in McLean Cemetery.  Donations payable by cheque to Village on the Ridge Family Council, would be appreciated by the family.  Condolences online at www.denning.ca

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NAGY: Anna, of Rodney

Posted by on August 25, 2017

At Four Counties Health Services, Newbury, on Thursday, August 24, 2017, Anna Nagy, of Rodney, passed away in her 80th year.  Predeceased by her husband Steve Nagy (2015).  Loving mother of Steve (Cyndie) Nagy of Rodney, Margaret (Dan) Fernandes of Kitchener and Barbara (Kevin) Nagy of Mississauga.  Cherished grandmother of Sarah, Steve and Meghan Nagy, Christopher (Kayla) Fernandes and Holly Fernandes.  Anna will be remembered by her siblings Jack (Katie), Liz (late John), John (Eva), Kathy and Henry.  Survived by many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her brother Adam.  Anna was dedicated to her faith and worshiped at the Presbyterian Church in Rodney and more recently in Dutton.  She enjoyed gardening, cooking, travelling and spending time with family, friends and neighbours.  In keeping with Anna’s wishes, there will be no visitation.  A Memorial Service to celebrate her life will be held at Knox-St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Dutton, on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 1 p.m.  A time of reception will follow at the Church.  Private family Interment in Rodney Cemetery.  Donations in memory of Anna may be made online through https://secure.lhsf.ca/checkout/donation?eid=78274l.  Select “Other” and specify “For Research of Dr. Mark Vincent, Oncologist”.  DENNING’S OF RODNEY (519-785-0810) entrusted with arrangements.   www.denning.ca

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Elliott, Bruce Christopher

Posted by on August 23, 2017

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of an amazing man doing what he loved on August 20, 2017 at the age of 54 years. He will be forever missed by his wife Deb (nee Chartoniuk) and his loving children Morgan, McCayla, Samantha, Kyle and Kara. Dear brother of Kevin (Roxanne) Elliott, Pam Elliott (Mark Black), Margaret Lauzon (Jerry), Janice Elliott (Mike Durham) and the late Karen, Michele and Colleen Elliott. Predeceased by his parents Tom & Bernie Elliott. Bruce will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and friends. Bruce was a dedicated employee at FCA for over 30 years. Visitation will be at WINDSOR CHAPEL (South Chapel) 3048 Dougall Ave. 519-253-7234 on Thursday, August 24, 2017 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, August 25, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. In kindness, donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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Bodnar, Marta

Posted by on August 23, 2017

Marta Bodnar, born October 20, 1918, in Balychi, Ukraine, died peacefully on August 18, 2017, in Ridgetown, Ontario. Daughter of the late Reverend Jurij and Evhenia (Skitsko) Bodnar. Predeceased by her loving husband Emil Salamon and sister Maria Popadiuk (Lialia). Survived by her dear sister Irene Zeleney. Will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews. Having fled Ukraine before the end of the Second World War, Marta emigrated to Canada in 1949. A special thanks go out to the caring staff of the Village on the Ridge in Ridgetown, Ontario. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL (South Chapel) 3048 Dougall Ave 519-253-7234 on Monday, August 28, 2017, from 7 – 9pm. Panakhyda at 8pm. Family and friends will be received at Sts. Vladimir and Olga Ukrainian Catholic Church (601 Lake Trail Drive – Southwood Lakes, east of Howard Ave) on Tuesday, August 29, 2017, for the Order of Burial at 10am, officiated by Rev. Fr. Tom Hrywna. Interment to follow at Windsor Memorial Gardens. Donations in memory of Marta may be made to Sts. Vladimir and Olga Ukrainian Catholic Church in Windsor, or to a charity of your choice.

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Barzotto, Vilma

Posted by on August 23, 2017

We are saddened to announce the peaceful passing of Vilma Barzotto (nee Azzalini) on August, 21st, 2017 at the age of 92. In keeping with her Cimbri roots, she embraced her life with strength, courage and dignity. Dedicated wife of 67 years to Luigi Barzotto. Proud and loving mother of devoted son, Gino (Antoinette) and reunited with cherished late son Carlo (2017). Dear nonna of Daniela, Deanna, Nadia and Lisa and nonnina of Emma, Abby, Dashiell and Sofie. Remembered by friends and family in Fregona, Italy and Le Rotte, Cansiglio. Vilma was a proud member of the Caboto Club Ladies Auxillary for 24 years, where she was an accomplished bocciofila competitor. She enjoyed Tai Chi, tending to her gardens and spending time with family and friends. She was a faithful member of St. Angela Merici Church. The family would like to thank Windsor Regional Hospital and Dr. Sion for their care and compassion. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519 253-7234 on Friday, August 25, 2017 from 4-7 pm. Parish prayers at 4:30 pm. Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 8:45 am from the Funeral Home, then to St. Angela Merici Church for Funeral Mass at 9:30 am. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Transition to Betterness or Hospice of Windsor-Essex County. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Yousif, Maysoon

Posted by on August 23, 2017

Passed away peacefully on August 20, 2017 at the age of 66. She will be missed by many family and friends. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519-253-7234.   Funeral Mass will take place at Holy Family Chaldean Church (686 Marentette Ave.) on Wednesday August 23, 2017 at 10:00 am. Interment to follow. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Ferchuk, Ronald

Posted by on August 23, 2017

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on August 18, 2017 at the age of 82. Beloved husband of 59 years to Colleen (nee Hoolihan). Cherished father to Mary Ferchuk (2012), Rose Marie Lesperance and husband John, Elizabeth Desmarais and husband Frank, and Sue Gerrard and husband Paul. Proud grandfather to Michael and Renae Lesperance; Pamela, Adam, Brandon and Craig Desmarais; Devon and Morgan Gerrard; and 5 great grandchildren. Dear brother to Steve (Thelma), Marilyn McMillan (Roger), and Kirk (Donna). Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519-253-7234 on Sunday August 20, 2017 from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm. Parish Prayers will be held at 7:30 pm. Family and friends will be received at Most Precious Blood Church (1947 Meldrum Rd.) on Monday August 21, 2017 from 10:00 am until time of Funeral Mass at 10:30 am. Cremation to follow. In kindness, donations in memory of Ronald may be made to Alzheimer Society of Windsor-Essex County. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Battiati, Antonio

Posted by on August 23, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved Pino, surrounded by his loving family on August 20, 2017 at the age of 70, after a courageous battle with cancer. Cherished husband to Helen (nee Borrelli) for 47 loving years. Proud father to Joey and wife Marcella, and Steven. Pino will be missed by his granddaughter, his pride and joy, Lea – “l’amore di Nonno.” Predeceased by his parents, Giuseppe and Vittoria Rosa (nee: DeAlexandris). Remembered by his siblings in Ceccano, Italy, Francesco (Maria), Paolo (Maria Teresa), Agostino (Memmina), the late Loretto, Vincenzina (Marcello), Rosaria. Dearly loved by his late mother and father-in-law Frank and Ursula Borrelli and brothers and sisters-in-law in Windsor, Ontario, Elio (Maria) Borrelli, Lidia (Antonio) De Rose, Alba (Dominic) Gaudio, the late Carlo Borrelli, Joanna Borrelli, and the entire Borrelli family. Dear Zio to many nieces and nephews both in Ceccano, Italy and Windsor, Ontario. Pino will be dearly missed by his best friends, Michele and Maria Mastrogiacomo.  A special thank you to the hospital staff at Windsor Regional Hospital – Metropolitan Campus for your care and compassion to our family throughout this journey.  Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel), 11677 Tecumseh Road, East, 519-253-7234, on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 from 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm and from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Parish prayers to take place at 4:30 pm. Funeral Services on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 8:30 am from the funeral home to St. Angela Merici Church, 980 Louis Avenue, for Funeral Mass at 9:30 am. Entombment to follow. In kindness, and in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Transition to Betterness or to the Canadian Cancer Society. Cherished memories and online condolences can be shared at www.windsorchapel.com

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Garant, Marie Elizabeth

Posted by on August 23, 2017

Marie Elizabeth Garant passed away peacefully at Banwell Gardens surrounded by her family, at the age of 92 on Thursday, August 17, 2017. Loving wife of Adelard (1995). Mother of Sharron Vetor (Roger Trepanier), Joseph (Linda), Karen (Ken Karnot), and Michael (Brigette). Cherished grandmother of 11, and proud great-grandmother of 17. Marie will be dearly missed by all her family and friends. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME ( Banwell Chapel ) 11677 Tecumseh Rd E (519) 253-7234 on Monday, August 21, 2017 from 10am till time of Service at 12:45pm. Interment to follow at St. Anne’s Cemetery (1120 Lesperance Rd, Tecumseh). Online condolences and cherished memories of Marie may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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GOUDREAULT, Germain Joseph Patrice

Posted by on August 23, 2017


Passed away peacefully on August 16, 2017 at the age of 73. Loving husband of Germaine Goudreault (n?e Jolin). Cherished father of Chantal Drouillard (Darrin Drouillard), Martin Goudreault (Micheline Allard), Nathalie Goudreault (Deceased). Son of the late Paul Goudreault & Blandine Morin. Loving grandfather of Daniel Drouillard &Thomas Drouillard. Brother of Jacques Goudreault (Huguette) Yvon Goudreault (Deceased) (Jeannine), René Goudreault(Christiane) Denis Goudreault,(Diane) Christiane Goudreault. Brother in law of Claude Jolin (Nelly), Robert Jolin (Huguette) Nicole Leblanc (Jean-Guy), Guy Jolin (Joan), Micheline Garneau (Pierre), Pierette Jolin. Germain worked as a pipe fitter at Ford Motor Co. in Windsor for 30 years. Germain also played as a forward in the Ford hockey league. He also enjoyed fishing, camping, cycling, travelling and was an avid Montreal Canadiens fan. He was also very fond of his family and especially his grandsons. He will also be missed by his in-law relatives and many nephews and nieces. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519-253-7234 on Sunday, August 20, 2017 from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers to take place at 7:30 p.m. Funeral service on Monday August 21, 2017 at 10:45 a.m. from the funeral home, going to St.Anne’s Church for funeral mass at 11:30 a.m. Interment to follow at St. Anne Cemetery – Tecumseh. In kindness, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Online condolences may be shared at www.windsorchapel.com

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Cooksey, Luther Jr. “Cooky”

Posted by on August 22, 2017

Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on August 18, 2017 at 70 years of age. Beloved husband and best friend of Mary for 39 years. Loving father of Bernice Cottrell, Cherise Cottrell, Cleon Cooksey, Dion (Ava) Cooksey and Otis (Margaret) Knight. Cherished Granddad of 9 grandchildren and great Granddad of 6. Reunited with his parents Luther and Mary, and siblings Shirley Cansler and Patricia Bodiford. Dear brother “Sonny” of Joann (Michael) Nolen, Deborah Cooksey and Annette (Johnny) Wimberley. Best friend of Owen Cane. Cooky will be sadly missed by his extended family and dear friends. His love for poker and the Michigan Wolverine will never be forgotten, “GO BLUE”. If you so desire, donations to the Canadian Cancer Clinic will be appreciated by the family. Visitation Thursday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Friday 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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Gill, Barrie

Posted by on August 22, 2017

Passed away on August 19, 2017. Beloved husband of June James. Loving step-father of Juanita Evans and Linda Campbell. Barrie will be sadly missed by his family acquired with June, Margo and Bob Cameron, and their daughters Marilyn, Tori, Kathleen and Lesleigh, and Christine and Floyd Kelly and their daughters Megan and Samantha. Barrie will be missed by his dear friends in the Toronto and Windsor area. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 1:00 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Rev. Rob Lemon officiating. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

 

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Stevens, Casey Amber Sorrell

Posted by on August 22, 2017

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Casey on August 19, 2017 at 35 years of age. Adoring mother of Kali. Treasured daughter of Chris Stevens and wife Mary Kay Bailey and Debbie Hillman and partner John Charbonneau. Cherished sister of Kyle Stevens and husband Trevor King. Precious granddaughter of Al and Evelyn Hillman and Harry Booker and his late wife Bernice. She will be sadly missed by her many aunts, uncles and cousins. If you so desire, donations to Canadian Mental Health Association would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 10:00am until time of funeral service at 1:00pm 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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Charron, Mildred (nee Harris)

Posted by on August 22, 2017

On August 19, 2017 with her family by her side, at 88 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Alfred (2004) for over 54 years. Loving mother of Michael (Susan) of Troy, MI., Richard (Linda) of Windsor, ON, Christopher (Orfelina) of Calgary, AB, Terry (Sylvie) of Los Angeles, CA, and Mark (Vicky) of London, ON. Wonderful grandmother to Scott, Lisa, Andrew, Sarah, Candace and Cassidy. Great Grandmother to Brooklyn, Avery and Shay. Our family would like to thank Millie’s niece Lisa Scobie as well as the compassionate care givers at Sunrise Assisted Living for always being there. Millie was our heart and will be missed by many. Donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Monday from 7:00-9:00pm and Funeral Tuesday 1:00pm at Families First Funeral Home South Windsor (519) 969-5841 3260 Dougall Ave. Cremation to follow. Share memories or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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JANISSE, Leonard U.

Posted by on August 22, 2017

It is with profound sadness that we announce the unexpected and sudden death of a dedicated and loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Dad’s prayers were answered.  He is reunited with his beloved wife Cecile nee Masse (2016) on August 20, 2017 at 89 years of age.  They had been married for 67 years.  Loving father of Fr. Rick Janisse, Don (Cathie), Laurie Boglitch (John), Michele Stollar (Chris), and the late Gregory (1961). Dear pepe of 9 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.  Born to Rene (Boune) and Claire (nee Ouellette).  Dad was the last surviving child of 8.  The last of his generation. Len was a former personnel manager of Young Spring and Wire, Labour Relations-Chrysler, Louis Parent Real Estate. He was a past President of the Personnel Assoc. of Windsor and District, a Separate School Board Trustee, a member of St. Vincent de Paul Society, Knights of Columbus Council 4375, the Royal Canadian Legion Br. 94, and the Gingham Swing’em Dance Club.   If you so desire, donations to the St. Peter’s Seminary Foundation or to the St. Vincent de Paul Society would be appreciated. Visiting Thursday 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm with Prayers at 7:30 pm. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Friday, family and friends are invited to meet at THE NEW Good Shepherd Parish (462 Advance Blvd, Lakeshore) after 9:30 am for further visitation until time of Funeral Mass at 10:30 am. Procession to St. Anne’s Cemetery to follow.   Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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Wolcott, Mary

Posted by on August 22, 2017

Passed away peacefully on August 20, 2017 at 85 years of age. Loving wife of the late William (2010). Cherished mother of Ken (Debbie), Brian (Julie), Cheryl Dawson (Richard) and Caroline Miner (Mark).  Beloved grandmother of Joshua, Susan (Simon), Monica (Bert), Christopher (Lara), Daniel and Brandon.  Great grandmother of Samuel, Nicholas, Audrina, Liam and Scarlett. Dear sister of Corrine, the late Paul, the late Theresa, Francis (Lynda). If you so desire, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Visiting Wednesday from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm.  Parish prayers at 4:30 pm. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Thursday family and friends are invited to meet at Corpus Christi Church (1400 Cabana Rd. W.) for Mass at 11:00 am.  Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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BARDWELL, A. Lois (nee Naylor)

Posted by on August 21, 2017

Died peacefully in her sleep early Saturday morning August 19, 2017.  Lois was born July 16, 1927 in the city of Montreal Quebec.  We had a loving family celebration of her 90th birthday. She is survived by her loving husband Rev. Dr. W. Donald Bardwell, her daughter Lesley Wilkinson (Jeff) and her son David Bardwell (Akke).  Lois had 3 wonderful grandchildren; Keith Wilkinson (Kristine), Leah Wilkinson and Ryan Bardwell (Jacqueline).  She also had 2 great-granddaughters; Alison and Olivia. Lois was a faithful employee of Alcan Aluminum Ltd., Montreal, Mount Allison University, Sackville N.B., and The University of Windsor. Lois cherished a deep sense of loyalty, honesty and devotion to her loving family.  She was a longtime member of the United Church of Canada and worshipped in several congregations in Quebec, New Brunswick and Ontario. Lois loved classical music and enjoyed many concerts by The Windsor Symphony Orchestra.  She loved to sing and was an alto in the Windsor Community Choir, The Fort St. Chorale Detroit, and various church choirs. If you so desire, donations to the Downtown Mission or the United Church of Canada Mission and Service Fund would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place.  Memorial visiting Saturday September 2, 2017 after 10:30 am followed by Memorial Service at 11:30 am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Rev. Dr. Donald Hull officiating.  Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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