MAILLOUX, Betty Barbara (Ford)

Posted by on January 30, 2017


Passed away after a valiant, stoic fight, on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, at the age of 86. Beloved wife of Elmer “Red” (2009). Very Proud and Loving Mother of 10 Children, Jeannine (Ken) Rainbird, Kathy Montgomery (Brian Wilson 2012), Allen (Vivien), Patricia Cunningham, Suzanne (John) Toner, Marc (Debbie), Laura (Eric) Strople, Jackie (George Mateciuk), Mike (Sherry) and Peggy (Keith) Head. Gram will be greatly missed by her 14 Grandchildren, Sheila (Ken) Camphorst, Karey Montgomery, Lisa Montgomery, Allen Jr. (Dana), Merissa (Justin) Sim, Adam (Nicole), Vanessa (1991), Russell (Dayna) Cunningham, Jessica, Ami, Chawntel (Anthony) Ruxton-Santilli, Ian, Dean, Tyler Head. Gram will be missed by her 15 Great Grandchildren and her 5 Great-Great Grandchildren. Also survived by numerous Mailloux Family nieces and nephews and Ford Family members, niece Debbie Mio and nephew Ron Ettinger, as well as cousins in Canada, U.S.A. and the U.K. We want to acknowledge Mom’s long-time Friend, Grace Ducharme, who brought her a lot of joy. Mom’s/Gram’s door was always open, to one and all; she tried to make everyone feel like Family. She always said: “This is OUR home, not MINE”. She had an adventurous spirit, as evidenced by “Would you like to …” and you couldn’t finish the sentence without an immediate response of “YES!” Betty’s Visitation will be at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519-253-7234 on Saturday, January 28, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. until time of Spiritual Ceremony at 12:30 p.m. Cremation to follow, with Interment at a later date. As an expression of your sympathy, donations to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada would be appreciated by the family. Cherished memories and online condolences may be shared at www.windsorchapel.com

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Garvey, Nancy Sandra Anne

Posted by on January 30, 2017

Passed away peacefully on January 23, 2017 at the age of 65. Reunited with her beloved husband Charles (December 29, 2016), her mother Dorene Beecroft, her father Ken Beecroft and brother Bill Phillips. She will never be forgotten by her son Charles Garvey, daughters Dorene Lester (Brian), Cathy Garvey (Jeff) and Yvette Martin and grandchildren Jayden, Jasmine, Jocelyn, Jacob, Ethan, Alicia and Alexis. Nancy will be missed by her sisters Karen (Ted), Rochelle (Mark), Linda (Ken), Debbie (Lanny), Terra (Larry) and brothers Larry (Nancy), David (Cindy) and Len (Anne). Family and friends are invited to come celebrate Nancy’s life at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519-253-7234 on Wednesday January 25, 2017 from 3-5 pm and 7:00 pm until time of Funeral Service at 8:00 pm. Cremation to follow. In kindness, donations may be made in memory of Nancy to Hospice of Erie Shores. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared at www.windsorchapel.com

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ALSMOUDI, Abdul-Rahman

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ALSMOUDI, Abdul-Rahman
Passed away on January 22, 2017 at the age age of 18. He will be sadly missed by many family members and friends. A Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at the Dominion Mosque (1320 Northwood St.) Interment to follow at Country Meadows Cemetery. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Fiorino, Marilyn ‘Lynn’ Jane

Posted by on January 30, 2017

Passed away peacefully at WRH – Metropolitan Campus on January 29, 2017 at the age of 69. Loving wife of Louie for 43 wonderful years and cherished mom to Jesse and his wife Anna Lee. Lynn is predeceased by her parents Roy and Eileen Moore. She will always be remembered by her sister Penny and her late husband Bill Raven, her sister-in-law Fernie Marentette, brother-in-law Barry and his late wife Marie Langlois. Lynn is survived by her nieces and nephews Lyndsay, Lisa, David, Jennifer (Jamie) and their children Ryder and Hunter, Shannon (Ian) and their children Nathan and Matthew as well as her family in Ottawa Steve and Sue Cunliffe, Sue Potter and their families and Sandy and Willie Odendaal of Qualicum Beach, B.C. Over the years, Lynn has touched many lives and created many close friendships with her colleagues and the patrons at The Tecumseh Library. Friends and Family are invited to celebrate her life at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E 519-253-7234 on Monday, February 6th, 2017 from 2-5pm. If you so desire, donation’s in Lynn’s memory to the Windsor Essex Humane Society would be appreciated. Condolences may be left at www.windsorchapel.com

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Vuksan, Anton

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VUKSAN, Anton “Tony”
Born July 25, 1933 in Kamanje, Croatia. Passed away peacefully on January 27, 2017 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital at the age of 83 years. Reunited with his wife Katarina “Kata” (nee Martinic)(2012). Dear father to Ivan and wife Connie Vuksan of Harrow, Mary and husband Ernest Rumi of Tecumseh, and Tony Vuksan of Huntsville, Ontario. Caring Grandpa to David and wife Carolyn, Chris and Stacey, Katherine, Sonia and husband Dave, Ernie and wife Martina, Ava, Evelyn and Holden. Great-grandpa to Jason, Nicole, Jordan, Kelly and Brooke, Kayla, Conner, Cadence, Dylan, Nate and Nash. Predeceased by parents Ivan and Mary Vuksan, brother Stjepan Ivancic and sister Ana Ribaric. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Anton was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Croatian Catholic Church. He retired from the former Dominion Forge Ltd after 24 years of dedicated service. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519.253.7234 on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 from 3-5pm and 7-9pm with Parish Prayers at 8pm. Funeral Service on Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 at 9:45am from the funeral home then to St. Francis of Assisi Croatian Catholic Church for Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to St. Francis of Assisi Croatian Church Building Fund, or The Parkinson’s Society. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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McLean, Constance Jean Ross

Posted by on January 30, 2017

Passed away after a courageous battle on January 24, 2017 at the age of 92 years.
Loving mother of W. Gordon (Debbie) McLean, Christine McLean, Eleanor (Terry) LeBlanc, Rory (Donna) McLean, and her late daughter Jeneth (2013). Cherished grandma of Laura, Robyn, Connie, Heather, Andrea, Richard, Bruce, Zoe, Roderick, Katherine, Geoffrey, Elizabeth, Amanda, Andrew, Graeme, Candice, Robert, Rebecca, and Alistair.
“Gran” to 18 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Born in Edinburgh, Scotland and immigrated to Canada in 1957. Connie retired from Metropolitan Hospital after many years of service. Her strong faith in God was her guiding light.
Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd East, 519.253.7234 on Saturday, January 28, 2017 from 2pm until time of Funeral Service at 3pm. Cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Hospice of Windsor. All visitors are requested to bring pictures showing themselves with Connie to display. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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EVANS, Donald

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Passed away on January 23, 2017 at 87 years of age. Predeceased by his wife Germaine and son Patrick. Survived by his sister Joyce Evans. Predeceased by his brothers Ronald Evans, Earl Evans, Roland Evans, Rossie Evans, Bryce Evans and sister Doris Pilon. As per Donald’s wishes there will be no visitation. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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GARANT, Amelia (Nee Sartori)

Posted by on January 30, 2017


It is with Saddened hearts that we announce the passing of Amelia on January 23, 2017 at 84 years of age. Reunited with her loving husband Richard Garant with whom she celebrated 50 years of marriage. Cherished mother of Pam Cassa, Rhonda Waller and husband Bob, Ron Garant, Coleen Croppo, Sue Sawyer and husband Dave, Tim Garant and Michelle Clancey and husband Tim. Adored grandma of John, Jeff, Jim, Jason, Jennifer, Christopher, Amber, Justin, Crystal, Keri, Melanie, Matthew, Ted, Amy, Dave, Carolyn, Stephanie, David, Christian, Danielle, Devlin, Shaun and Ryan. She will also be remembered by her great grandchildren. Predeceased by her 2 brothers and 1 sister. She is survived by her sister Gloria Marshall. She will also be missed by her husband’s family and many nieces, nephews and other extended family. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. East, 519-253-7234 on Thursday January 26, 2017 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service Friday January 27, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel. Cremation to follow. In memory of Amelia, donations may be made to The Canadian Cancer Society. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Pare, Angela (nee McHugh)

Posted by on January 28, 2017

Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on January 26, 2017 at 85 years of age. Reunited with her beloved husband Clarence (2014).  Cherished mother, mother-in-law and grandmother of Roseanne (William) (Bill) Toronchuk and children Katie, Patrick, and James of Conestogo,Ont.; Karen (Marc) Mailloux and their Son Tye of Tecumseh, Ont.; Tim (Sandra) Pare and children T.J., and Tyler of Pleasant Valley Ont. Dear daughter of the late Joseph and Kathleen McHugh. Cherished sister of Terry (Liz) McHugh, Mary (the late Richard) Kennette and predeceased by her loving siblings Helen (Aurele) (Tuts) Bergeron, Theresa (Tom) Lee, Frank McHugh, and   Roseann (Tom) Smith.  Dear sister-in-law of Thelma (Raymond) Laberdee, and predeceased by in-laws Louis (Bim) Pare, Gordon Pare, Rita Renaud, Martha Laframboise, Reo Pare.  Angela will be sadly missed by her extended family, dear friends Zelpha (Jerry) Phaneuf, Norma (Guy) Forget, Luce Monforton, and Jeanette Rocheleau. Angela was a teacher with the Essex County Roman Catholic School Board and taught for many years at Sacred Heart School in LaSalle.  She volunteered at Windsor Regional Hospital -Western Campus. Special thank you to the staff at Extendicare Tecumseh, Oldcastle Unit for their care and compassion. If you so desire, donations to the John McGivney Centre would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Friday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Parish Prayers at 3:30pm at Families First 2130 Front Rd., LaSalle, 519-969-5841. On Saturday, family and friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church, 219 Sacred Heart Drive, after 1:00pm, until time of funeral Mass at 2:00pm.  Burial will take place at Sacred Heart Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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LEGAULT, Therese G.

Posted by on January 28, 2017

Passed away on January 26, 2017 at 69 years of age.   Daughter of the late Maurice and Rita Legault.  Cherished sister of Cecile Losier, Maurice Legault, Robert Legault and predeceased by Aurel Legault, Bella Legault and Paul Legault.  She will be sadly missed by niece Yvette Temple and her children Jeremy, Jennifer and Ainsley as well as many surviving nieces and nephews.  Therese touched a lot of people’s hearts and made a great impact on their lives. If you so desire, donations to the Arthritis Society of Ontario would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Sunday January 29, 2017 from 3 – 6 pm with Parish Prayers at 4 pm 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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CHASE, Debra Lynn

Posted by on January 28, 2017

Passed away peacefully at home with her loving family by her side. She was predeceased by parents, Richard Vernon and Gloria Louise Chase (nee Scott) and her sister Cheryl Chase.  Loving devoted mother to Raelynn Chase.  Deb leaves to cherish her memory, siblings Lenard Chase (Monica Bissonette), Carol (Charles) Tristaino, Melissa (Steve) Clinansmith, Jeffrey Chase, Krista Chase and Anthony Chase.  She will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. She was a retired CAW worker at Ford Motor Company.  Debra will always be remembered as Miss Calgary Stampeder and will remain the Reigning Queen.  Deb thoroughly enjoyed decorating and had a knack for making old things new and new things old.  Deb loved to share a good laugh and was passionate about her gardening. She was a fiery spirit with a kind heart.  Her voice, smile and good humor will be cherished and remembered.  “Do what makes you happy!” A very special thank you to brother Lenard for taking such good care of our beautiful sister.  Thank you to Hospice of Windsor and the Palliative team of caregivers. If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Monday January 30, 2017 from 2 – 5 pm & 7 – 9 pm.  Funeral Service Tuesday 10am at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Procession to Heavenly Rest Cemetery to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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MELOCHE, Joyce Denise (nee Martin)

Posted by on January 28, 2017

Passed away into the arms of the Lord on January 26, 2017 at the age of 86 years.  Loving wife of Gerald for 67 years.  Devoted mother of Denise Meloche (Mike Tourangeau), Michelle Marcon (Flavio), Duane Meloche (Mary), Chris Meloche (Denise), Cindy Fleszar (Larry), Rick Meloche (Kathy), Dave Meloche (Bev), Lori Dowell (Paul), Shawn Meloche.  Proud grandmother of Jeff, Robert, Jordyn, Matthew, Brandon, Melanie, Jaime, Ken, Nicholas, Alex, Joshua, Melissa, and great grandma of Nathaniel, Felicity, Gabe, Nolie, and Mei.  Reunited with parents Raymond and Lily Martin, brother Murray Martin, and dear aunt Sr. Marie Louise Martin.  Survived by in laws; Isabelle Martin, Eva Jubenville, Marc and Jean Meloche, Janet Meloche, Gord and Shirley Meloche, Clarabelle Meloche, Bob and Peggy Meloche.  Predeceased by her puppies Brooke and Holly.  Missed by many nieces and nephews.  Joyce loved her large family and lived for the family gatherings. Visiting Sunday from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm with Prayers at 4:30pm. at Families First., 2130 Front., LaSalle, 519-969-5841. On Monday, family and friends are invited to Sacred Heart Church (1425 Divine St, LaSalle) to visit from 10 am until time of Funeral Mass at 11 am. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

 

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FORBES, Jean Margaret (nee Tourangeau)

Posted by on January 28, 2017

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on January 25, 2017 at the age of 91 years.  Reunited with her beloved husband Robert “Bob”(1982).  Loving mother of Robert “Bob” Forbes and wife Ann, Linda Van Lare and Christopher Sauve, Nancy and husband Joe Sich, Donna and husband Matt Spickett, Scott Forbes and wife Christine.  Namee to Jackie, Ryan, Stephen, Jonathan, Jennifer, Krystle, Rob, Andrea, Eric, Kelly, Rachel, Cole, Carlie and great-grandmother of 11.  Dear sister-in-law of Dora Tourangeau.  Jean was a former Librarian for the LaSalle Library for 17 years.  She was also the head of the funeral luncheon committee at Sacred Heart Church for many years and volunteered with Meals on Wheels.  Jean was a generous and caring person.  When you were around her, one couldn’t help but smile.  She always put others first, especially her family.   If you so desire, donations to Transition to Betterness “T2B” would be appreciated by the family.  A special thanks to the staff and her friend Angie at Oak Park and the nurses and staff at the Dr. Y. Emara Centre for all of your compassionate care.  Visiting Friday from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm with Prayers at 4:30pm. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave., South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  On Saturday, family and friends are invited to Sacred Heart Church (1425 Divine St, LaSalle) to visit from 10 am until time of Funeral Mass at 11 am.  Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Drouillard, Viola (nee Paré)

Posted by on January 28, 2017

Passed away on January 24, 2017 at 86 years of age with her family by her side. Reunited with her beloved husband Leo. Cherished mother of Richard (Darlene), Kathy (Michael) Baillargeon, Russell (Linda) and Randy (Kathy). Loving Mim of Richard (Kate), Jillian (Will), Shanna (Peter), Ryan (Aleks), Robert, Tracey and great mim of Liam, Olivia, Benjamin and Evelyn. Viola will be sadly missed by her extended family and dear friends. If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor or Make a Wish Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Cremation Services were held and funeral arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Friday, family and friends are invited to meet at Heavenly Rest Cemetery (5005 Howard) for the Interment at 2:30pm. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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GLENN, Doreen Margaret (nee Milne)

Posted by on January 28, 2017

Passed away peacefully with family by her side on January 24, 2017 at 89 years of age.   Beloved Wife of Willis B. Glenn for 66 years.  Loving Mother of Barbara Mahaffy (Bill) and Sandra Carter (Tim).  Proud Grandma of Andrew (Nicole), Colin, April (John), Brandon (Leslie), Ricky, Laura (Steve) and Great Grandma of 8.  Cherished sister of Don Milne (Lois) and predeceased by Alexander, Bill (Denise) and Lola (Barney).  She will be sadly missed by her niece, nephew and friends. If you so desire, donations to the Alzheimer Society Windsor & Essex Co. would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Doreen’s life will take place on Saturday January 28, 2017 at 3:00 pm at Glenwood United Church (1825 Grand Marais Rd. W).  Funeral 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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Campagnolo, Donald “Don”

Posted by on January 28, 2017

With great sadness we, the family, announce the passing of Don. After a valiant battle to beat the odds, Don succumbed to cancer on January 23, 2017, at Hotel Dieu-Grace in Windsor. Born in Guelph on March 12, 1947 to Joseph and Lillian (Hilton) Campagnolo. A proud member of IBEW Local 804, Don spent many years working at the Bruce Nuclear Generating Station and Casino Windsor as an electrician. He enjoyed the last several years teaching at St. Clair College, in Windsor before retiring in 2015. Loving spouse of Janece McLaughlin of Kingsville, beloved Dad to Kimberley McDonald (Jamie), and Nadine Campagnolo all of Guelph. Adored Pops to Shelby McDonald also of Guelph. Treasured brother of Gloria Baker (Mike) of Florida, Joseph (Linda) of Guelph, and Leanne Girardi (Roy) of Rockwood. Beloved nephew of Doreen Karn and Elsie Hunter. Uncle Don to many nieces and nephews. Don loved playing all games, travelling, and especially the beach. If you so desire, memorial donations in Don’s name may be made to the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation. Memorial visitation will be held on Thursday, January 26th from 3-5pm and 7-9pm at Families First Funeral Home, 3260 Dougall Ave., South Windsor 519-969-5841. Visitation will resume in Guelph at MacIntyre Gilbert & Son Funeral Home, 252 Dublin St. N., Guelph on Friday Jan, 27 from 5-9 pm followed by a memorial service on Saturday at 10 am. Cremation has taken place. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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KENDALL, James

Posted by on January 28, 2017

Died suddenly on January 21, 2017 at 34 years of age. Beloved son of Elizabeth and the late Alan Kendall (2016). Loving brother of Nancy (Robert) Roznawski. Adored uncle of Ava and Lukas. Will be missed by many cousins and relatives in Windsor, Ontario and England. Jim will be remembered by his many friends as a good friend with a big heart. We will miss his laughter and his love of life. Cremation was held. Memorial visitation Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. until time of Memorial Service at 11:30 a.m. at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Memorial donations to the Salvation Army or Street Help would be appreciated. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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HERNANDEZ, Arquimides

Posted by on January 28, 2017

Peacefully on January 22, 2017 at 79 years of age. Cherished son of the late Petrona and Florencio. Loving father of Minerva (Daniel), Arquimides “Jimmie” (Ashley), Jiauhara, and Ana “Tona”. Treasured Papa Quime of Catalina, Jane, Diego, Sienna, and Dimitri. He will be deeply missed by his wife Ana Dilia and children. The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses at the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre, Windsor Regional Hospital-Metropolitan Campus and the Dr. Y Emara Complex Care for their dedication and kindness. A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday January 25, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 834 Raymo Road, Windsor. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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ROWLAND, Ada

Posted by on January 28, 2017

Peacefully, with “her girls” by her side, at the age of 86. Loving mother of Susan Rowland and Sandi Venus. Predeceased by George (Ted) Rowland. Born the youngest girl among 8 children in England they emigrated to Canada in 1956. Ada worked at the University of Windsor for 23 years until her retirement. She was an avid reader, skilled knitter, and giver of the best advice. Special thanks to her staff and caregivers at Extendicare Tecumseh and the Villages of St. Clair. For those who wish, donations may be made to the Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario. Cremation has taken place. An interment service will take place on Friday, February 3, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Victoria Memorial Gardens. 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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VOSDING: Arthur John of London, Ontario

Posted by on January 27, 2017

Passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at Victoria Hospital, London, Ontario at the age of 67, after a valiant 15 year battle with cancer, with a loving circle of family around him. Beloved husband of 13 years of Diane Greenhalgh-Vosding. Devoted father of Rhonda Conaway, her husband Tommy and their children Alyssa, Dylan and Kacey of Denver; and son Adam Vosding of Tampa, FL. Also survived and treasured by his mother Amy Nichol of Chatham; his sister Vanessa Mifsud (Wass) and her husband Carlos; Nephew Jay Stirling and his wife Cher and their son Loki of St. Marys. Sadly missed by brother-in-law Robert Greenhalgh of Kitchener; brother-in-law Brock Greenhalgh and his wife Janice of Kitchener and their sons Aiden and Bryn. Also grieved by his first wife and mother of Art’s children, Linda Vosding of Tampa, FL. Arthur is predeceased by his father Arthur John Vosding Sr. (1967), who was an OPP Constable. Art’s passion was always his family, who were drawn to Florida where they spent many years enjoying the sun, the beach and each other. He loved playing golf and following sports. He was respected in his career of car sales and viewed his colleagues and clients as dear friends. Music was always in his heart and at his fingers. We would like to express our sincere thanks to Art’s medical “team” whose expertise and compassion helped him to enjoy many full years. A Celebration of Life will be held at SPRUCEDALE UNITED CHURCH, 493 Victoria Avenue, Chatham, on Sunday, January 29th, 2017 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., with words of remembrance at 3:00 p.m. Visitors are encouraged to wear orange and blue in honour of Art’s love for the Florida Gators. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Art are asked to consider Childhood Cancer Canada, the Ontario SPCA or CK Animal Rescue. For online condolences, please visit www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

Art’s wish was for us all to “Enjoy the Ride”.

 

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NEUTS, Cliff of Ruthven, Ontario

Posted by on January 25, 2017

NEUTS, Cliff

73 years, passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017. Beloved husband of Doreen (Austin). Dear father of Thomas Neuts, Rob Neuts, Staci Whittle (Kevin). Loving grandfather of Alexandera and Austin. Dear brother of Alice Wallie (Larry). Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Friday 7-9 p.m. Memorial Service to celebrate Cliff’s life at the Funeral Home on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 11 a.m. Linda Blair officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends may share memories at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2755/Clifford-Neuts/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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WORKMAN, Nancy Rheta of Corunna Ontario

Posted by on January 25, 2017

WORKMAN, Nancy Rheta (nee MacDonald) – Peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Bluewater Health, Sarnia on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Beloved wife of Richard “Dick” Workman for 61 years. Loving mother of Wayne (Lori), Richard (Beata), Sandra (late Bob Guthrie) (Gord), Patty (Andy). Cherished grandmother of Nichole (Milan), Krystal (Shaun), Julie, Richard (Paula), Robert (Vana), Daniel, Amber (Jake), Mathew, Graham and Jaqueline. Great-grandmother of Ellora, Eva, Levi, Quinn, Avalynn and Ariella. Survived by her sister Jeanette Lumley (Tom) and nieces and nephews in both Ontario and Pennsylvania and many brother and sister-in-laws. Predeceased by her brother Gerald MacDonald and parents Jack and Shirley MacDonald. The family would like to thank the Doctors and Nurses at Bluewater Health for the exceptional kindness and care, CCAC, Bayshore, Melissa, Michelle, Blair and Danielle. A special thank you to Rev. Deanna Gibson and Dr. Robert Borek and his staff. A private family funeral service was held at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden. Interment followed at Sutherland Cemetery, Courtright. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Sarnia and District Humane Society or Salvation Army. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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CLARK: Dale of London

Posted by on January 25, 2017

CLARK, Kenneth Dale…
Peacefully with family by his side at Victoria Hospital, Dale Clark passed away on Monday, January 23, 2017 in his 76th year. Beloved husband of Penny. Proud father of Steve (Lynn Hrbek Clark) and Jennifer (Brian MacDonald). Grampa of Sam and Abbey Clark and Lexie and Nathan MacDonald. Brother of Beryl Burgess. Predeceased by his parents Ken (2002) and Jean Clark (1997), brother Wayne Clark (1996), brother-in-law Jack Burgess (1992) and his nephew Nathan Clark (1982). Missed by his sister-in-laws Magy and Lisa and brother-in-law Mike. Also his many nieces and nephews, the MacDonald family and the Hrbek family. Dale grew up in Dresden, Ontario and graduated in Computer Science from the University of Western Ontario in 1971. Dale then settled in Deep River, Ontario and worked for AECL for over 30 years. Dale had a passion for baseball and history. Friends will be received by the family on Friday, January 27, 2017 from 12 – 1 pm at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, where the funeral service will take place at 1 pm. Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers donations to the Children’s Health Foundation, 345 Westminster Avenue, London ON N6C 4V3, would be appreciated. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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Thompkins, Patricia Ann (nee Parks)

Posted by on January 24, 2017

Patricia Ann (Parks) Thompkins passed away peacefully, but much too soon, on January 23, 2017 at the age of 65. Loving wife of Anthony Thompkins and beloved sister of Betsy (and John) Magner. Loving and much loved Aunt of Andrew Magner and Sarah (and Dax) Magner-Williams. Predeceased by her parents, Leonard (1999) and Patricia (2005) Parks. Pat was a long-time employee of Walmart on Dougall. Pat will be sadly missed by her “stepchild” Lucy Lee. If you so desire, donations to the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Cremation has taken place. Memorial visiting Saturday 11:00am until time of Memorial Service at 11:30am 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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CONTE, Dave

Posted by on January 24, 2017

Passed away after a brief illness, surrounded by family & friends at the age of 52 at WRH-Met.  Loving & devoted Dad to Crista & Tristiano.  Beloved son of Maria & Giuseppe.  Dear brother of Anne Marie (late husband Frank D’Aloisio-2012), & Frank & wife Camille.  Dearest uncle of Derek & wife Karen, Stephanie, Christina & fiancé Cole.  Dave worked at Zehrs & was a dedicated assistant coach for many kids, including his own with the Amherstburg Minor Hockey Association.  Dave’s family would like to extend a heartfelt Thank you to all of the nurses, doctors, support staff for the care & compassion shown to Dave & his family during his short but valiant battle with cancer.  Also a heartfelt thank you to family & friends who offered & gave their love & support to his family during their time of need.  Donations to a Trust Fund for Dave’s children; Crista & Tristiano (cheques made payable to Anne Marie D’Aloisio) would be greatly appreciated.  Visiting on Thursday from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers Thursday 8:00 p.m. at Families First Funeral Home, 585 Sandwich St. S., Amherstburg (519-969-5841).  Funeral Friday leaving from the funeral home at 12:15 p.m. in procession to St. John the Baptist Church for Mass at 1:00 p.m.  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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