McMICHAEL: Ross William of Petrolia

Posted by on September 25, 2014

McMICHAEL, Ross William – Age 86 of Petrolia, passed away on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at Albany Retirement Village. Loving father of Linda (John) Collins of Chatham, Larry (Connie) McMichael of Lambton Shores, Brian (Heather) McMichael of Stratford and Bruce McMichael of Grand Prairie, Alberta. Dear brother of Hazel (late Reginald) Clifford, Barbara (late Hartley) Spinney and brother-in-law of Esther (late Charles) McMichael. Predeceased by his parents Percy and Orpha (Pickett) McMichael, his loving companion Jeanette Wallace (2006), brother Alex (Wilma) McMichael, sister Grace (Robert) Green. Ross will be missed by his many grand and great-grandchildren and fondly remembered by Jeanette Wallace’s family Judy (Sandy) Lamont of Seaforth, Bonnie (Carl) Calder of Clinton, Robert Wallace of Stratford and Jack Wallace of Seaforth. Ross drove transport truck for over 40 years.
A memorial service will be conducted at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Monday, September 29, 2014 at 11:00am. Cremation has taken place and a private family interment of ashes will take place at a later date in Oil City Cemetery.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Mental Health Association. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Jerse, Anton (Tony)

Posted by on September 25, 2014

Peacefully on September 24, 2014 at 91 years of age. Beloved husband of the late Mary (2003). Loving father of Tony Jerse, Mary and husband Roger Murphy. Cherished Grandpa of Lisa and husband James, Rachel and fiancé Jim, Jessica and Mark. Dear Great Grandpa of Cooper. He will be missed by relatives in Slovenia. If you so desire, donations to the Charity of Your Choice would be appreciated by the family. A private family service was held 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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KING, Evelyn of Tilbury

Posted by on September 24, 2014

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87 years, of Tilbury, passed away on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance. Beloved wife of the late Clive King (2004). Loving mother of Linda and husband Tom Kuhn of Chatham, Brian King and wife Kim of Jeannette’s Creek, Kathy and husband Dave MacLean of Tilbury. Dearest grandmother of Christopher Kuhn (Christa Lozon), Timothy (Karen) Kuhn, Matthew (Lindsay) Kuhn, the late Michael King (1998), Jennifer King, Sara (Pete) Dapueto, Shannon (Ryan) Maxwell, Lauren (Ed) Baxter, Jamie McConnell (Tara van Den Kroonenberg), Alisha MacLean, Ryan MacLean (Ariel Machado), Braedon MacLean, and great grandchildren Riley, Jackson, Anna, Emma, Henry, Mason, Andrew, Lily, Miika, Sadie, Olivia, Amelia, and Sadie. Predeceased by parents Harold Walker (1978) and Gladys (Hornick) Walker (1991). Dearly missed by Shannon Kuhn, sisters-in-law Edwina King, Gwen King, and many nieces and nephews. Sincere appreciation is extended to the staff of Hudson Manor, Bayshore Home Health, and Mrs. Edith Cook for their loving care and support. Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury on Friday from 7-9 p.m., and on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 12-2 p.m. Funeral service to commence at the funeral home at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Doreen Hewitson officiating. Interment at Maple Leaf Cemetery, Tilbury. Memorial donations to SickKids Foundation or Darrel S. Moffat Memorial United Church appreciated.

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Devine, Frances Marie

Posted by on September 24, 2014

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Frances Devine on Friday, September 19, 2014 at 87 years of age. Predeceased by her husband Paul. Loving mother of Karen Devine and James Devine. Dearest grandmother of Curtis Devine and Lauren Devine. Survived by her sisters Claire Doyle, Janie Crumb, Barbara Magri, Shirley Sterling and Beverly Joyce Little. Frances was a volunteer at Hotel-Dieu Hospital for over 30 years where she worked up until June of last year. If you so desire, donations to The Alzheimer’s Society of Canada would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Memorial visiting Saturday after 10:30 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at 11:30 a.m. 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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Duarte, Manuel Augusto of Leamington., Ontario

Posted by on September 24, 2014

Duarte, Manuel Augusto

68 years, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Monday September 22, 2014. Beloved husband of Maria. Dear father of Nancy Enns (Michael), Kelly Duarte, Cathy Duarte. Loving grandfather of Miranda, Dylan, Alissa, Matthew, Mya and Keagan. Dear brother of Joe Duarte (Luisa). Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Thursday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Manuel’s life, from St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street Leamington on Friday September 26, 2014 at 10:00a.m. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Somodi, Ann-Marie (nee Deigan) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 24, 2014

Somodi, Ann-Marie (nee Deigan)

68 years, passed away suddenly at home on Monday, September 22, 2014. Beloved wife of Mohamed Joseph. Always remembered by Bernie Somodi. Loving mother of Tracey Takacs and husband Frank, Chantelle Bell and husband Patrick. Step mother of Hannan Ismail (Mohamed), Mahmoud Joseph (Sara), Akram Joseph (Jumana), Sauid Joseph (Manal). Adored grandmother of 14 grandchildren. Dear sister of Margaret Donaldson (Duncan). Predeceased by many other brothers and sisters. Ann-Marie will never be forgotten by her many nieces and nephews all over the world from Australia to Alberta. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Friday from 2-5 and from 7 p.m. until time of funeral service to celebrate Ann-Marie’s life at 8 p.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to St. Michael’s Church Building Fund. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Zubaty, Emerita “Rita” of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on September 24, 2014

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85 years, passed away surrounded by her family at Leamington District Memorial Hospital on Monday September 22, 2014. Beloved wife of the late John (1973). Cherished mother of Linda Goodhue and the late Robert (1970) and Ronald (1956). Cherished “Oma” to Colin & Kyle. Predeceased by brother Erhardt Fischer (Dorothy). Rita will be forever remembered by her many nephews, cousins and dear friends. For over 40 years Rita was a dedicated nurse in the Obstetrics Department at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Thursday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Rita’s life, from the funeral home on Friday September 26, 2014 at 1 p.m. Fr. Nelson Cabral officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation “Hospice”.

Friends may send condolences at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Sazanov – Such: Marlene of Sarnia

Posted by on September 23, 2014

Peacefully at Bluewater Health on Tuesday, September 23, 2014, MARLENE SYLVIA (Worsley) SAZONOV- SUCH, of Sarnia. Cherished grandmother of Lara and Daniel Sazonov. Survived by her sisters; Vivian Kelsey, Barbara Junek, Sandra Maw and niece Kelly Sonney (Scott). Predeceased by her loving husband Joseph Such, son Peter Sazonov and daughter – in-law Cynthia Lynn Sazonov as well as her parents Harold and Margurite Worsley. Loving friend of Steve Saunders and many others. She was loved dearly and will be missed by her many friends. Cremation has taken place and a private family interment of ashes at Lakeview Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE.

 

Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

 

 

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SZUSZ; Dora “Marie”, of Petrolia

Posted by on September 23, 2014

Dora “Marie” Szusz (nee Rich) passed away on Monday, September 22nd, 2014 with her family by her side at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia. Beloved mother of her wonderful children, Darrell and Joyce Szusz, Patricia and William Ouellette, and Daniel Szusz. Loving grandmother of Bethany, Kylie (Sam) and Braedon, Andrew (Kim) and their two children, Jessica (Ryan), Evelyn (Shawn),and Aaron(Kristin), and Daniel’s family including five children and six grandchildren.   We would like to thank the very caring staff at Lambton Meadowview Villa and Dr. Daniel for the excellent care, compassion, and dignity shown to Marie and her family. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 12:00 noon at the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia. Visitors will be received one hour prior to the service. Interment of cremated remains in Lakeview Cemetery, Sarnia. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made by cheque to the Heart and Stroke Foundation (www.heartandstroke.on.ca), or the Alzheimer Society of Sarnia-Lambton (www.alzheimer.ca). Memories, pictures and condolences may be shared online at www.needhamjay.com

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Sternbauer, Philip

Posted by on September 23, 2014

Peacefully on September 22, 2014 at 58 years of age. Cherished and loving father of David & wife Nicole and James & wife Dana. Former spouse of Diane Sternbauer. Loving grandpa of Brooklynn and Eve. Son of Irene Tetzlaff and the late Philip Sternbauer (1999). Loving brother of John, Barb & Fred Lecours, Laura Massanisso and the late Mary Phillip (2010). Dearest uncle of Moses, Latoya, Basilio, Precious, Shaliyah, Elijah, Robert, Robin, Paul, Ricky, Michael and Myah. If you so desire, memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Funeral Service Friday 11:00am 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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BLAIS, Daniel “Danny”

Posted by on September 23, 2014

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Passed away peacefully on September 18, 2014 at the age of 58 years. Beloved husband and best friend to Darlene (nee Pitre). Loving father to Derek (Annette) and D.J. (Gabrielle). Loving grandfather to Ricky and Jamie-Lynne. Dear son of the late Andre Blais, survived by Barbara and Phil Labute. Dear brother to Wayne (Pam), Janine (Wayne) Poupard, Chris (Lisa), and Kelly (Tim) White. Son in-law to the late Alvin (Toto) and Dolores Pitre, brother in-law to Sandra (Randy) Dame, Doug (Sharon) Pitre, Juanita (Rick) Chittle, Cheryl (Randy) Coomber and Shawn (Jeanine) Pitre. Danny will be missed by many nieces and nephews, as well as his fury companion Tyson. Danny was a member of the slo-pitch community especially the Windsor Chiefs. He was a head referee and chief of minor hockey in Tecumseh and an OMHA supervisor. Danny worked at Anchor Danly for many years. A special thank you to the Staff at Hospice and 4th Floor Oncology Unit at Met Hospital for their compassionate care. Visitation will take place at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. (corner of Tecumseh and Banwell) on Sunday September 21, 2014 from 7-9pm and Monday September 22, 2014 from 3-5pm and 7-9pm. A funeral Service will be held on Tuesday September 23, 2014 at 10:00am in the Chapel. Interment to follow at St. Anne’s Cemetery. In memory of Danny, donations may be made to Hospice of Windsor or Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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DELANEY – Charles (Chuck) “Captain”

Posted by on September 23, 2014

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Passed away peacefully on September 19th, 2014 at the age of 59 years surrounded by family after a long and courageous journey with cancer. Loving husband to Brenda. Loving father to Alaina, Terry (Ashley), and Jenny (Robbie). Loving son to Joyce Browning and the late Terry Delaney (1980). Loving son-in-law to the late Charlie and Florence. Loving brother to Rick, Tad (Susan), and David (Paula). Chuck will be missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Chuck was a coach and convener for Windsor Minor Hockey Association. He coached baseball with Windsor West and Riverside. He was a long standing member for the Goodfellows, a meat cutter for Dominion Stores, and retired from Caesars Casino Windsor. Chuck was an avid fisherman and boater. He loved to travel and stir up a conversation. Thank you to the compassionate medical staff and his long standing nurse Jeff. Visiting at the WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME LTD. (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Road East (corner of Tecumseh and Banwell Rd) on Tuesday September 23, 2014 from 3 to 5pm and 7 to 9pm. Funeral services on Wednesday September 24, 2014 at 11:00am in the chapel. Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens. As your expression of sympathy donations in memory of Chuck to the Hospice of Windsor, or to the Goodfellows would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com. “A life well lived, well loved, and well laughed. Take a little bit of that Chuck “Sparkle” and enjoy life”.

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MYERS, Dorothy Marie (nee Dearby)

Posted by on September 23, 2014

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Passed away suddenly at her home on September 18, 2014 with her companion David Aguilar at her side, at the young age of 62 years. Cherished mother of Leessa and husband Larry Giacalone, Joe Myers, Jenn and husband Aaron Kogon, Keith Myers and Shayne Cossarini. Much loved Grand ma ma of Larry Jr., Anthony, Amber, Jasmyn and Jordan. Will also be missed by her fur grandchildren Hunter, Bailey, BoBo, Frankie and Bayne. Dorothy is predeceased by her parents Peter and Margaret Dearby and by her brother Paul, and sisters Mary and Jean. Visiting at the WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Monday, September 22, 2014 from 3 – 5 and 7 -9pm. Funeral Service Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 1pm. in the Chapel.

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BONASSO, Salvatore “Sam”

Posted by on September 23, 2014

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Born in San Giovanni in Fiore, Italy in 1913. Came to Canada in 1949. Passed away peacefully on September 22, 2014 at the age of 100. Beloved husband to Antonietta (nee Tedesco) with whom he spent 77 wonderful years. Loving father to Maria Lopez (late Felice)(1995), Isabella Barile (late Francesco)(2012), and Joe Bonasso (late Rosemary)(2012). Dear grandfather to Rosemary (Mario Migliarese), John Lopez (Lisa), Sam Lopez (Jackie), Joe Lopez (Cheri), Tony Barile (Rose), Sam Barile, Joe Barile (Maria), Sabrina (Dylan Etue), and Samuel Bonasso (friend Jocelyn Aversa). Dear great-grandfather to 17. Dear brother to Antonietta Marazita (late Giuseppe). Brother-in-law to Maria & late husband Antonio Campanaro, late Giuseppe & Angela Tedesco, late Angela & Frank Mancina. Sam will be missed by many nieces and nephews in Canada, United States and Italy. Sam retired from the Public Works department with the City of Windsor in 1978. The family wishes to thank the staff at Heron Terrace, Melanie Kennedy from Revera and Dr. Michael Leung. Visiting at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Services on Wednesday, September 23, 2014 at 10:15 from the funeral home then to St. Angela Merici Church for Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Italian Canadian HandiCAPABLE Association. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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DESJARDINS, George

Posted by on September 23, 2014

DESJARDINS, George
Passed away on September 22, 2014 at the age of 75. Loving husband of Denise. Cherished dad of George Jr. Desjardins and Nicole (Ron) Lefler. Dear grandpa of Andrea, Samantha and Sarah and great-grandpa of Brett and Jada. Predeceased by his parents Adelard and Roseanna Desjardins and in-laws Arthur and Roseanne Desruisseaux. Predeceased by siblings Florence, Lucille, Georgette, Roger and Ernest and survived by Mary (Roy) and Lorraine and Brother in law to Lysette (Renald), Diane, Gisele, Claude (Anne), Michel, and Marcel (Monique). Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME(Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel with interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In kindness, donations may be made to Windsor Essex Cancer Centre Foundation or The Alzheimer’s Society. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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HENRY, Owen

Posted by on September 23, 2014

HENRY, Owen
Passed away peacefully on September 20, 2014 in Windsor, ON at the age of 90 years. Arrangements have been entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. At the family’s request, cremation has taken place. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Rizk El Maade, Tanios Chaker Fares

Posted by on September 23, 2014

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RizkIt is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of a loving Husband, Father and Jedou on September 20, 2014, surrounded by his loving family at the age of 81. Beloved Husband to Theresa (nee Neme), with whom he celebrated 52 years of marriage. Loving and devoted father to Michael (Heather) Rizk, Jackie (Pete) Messina, Mary Ann (Steve) Sutton and John Rizk. Cherished Jedou to Bryan, Shawn, Kailee, Ben, Danny, Nicole, Andrew, Alysha, Vanessa, Chelsea, Lindsay, Trinite, Gabriel and Noah. Predeceased by parents Chaker and Lumia Rizk and siblings Victoria, Dora, Ferris, Paul, Linda and Najla. Tony retired from Hiram Walkers after 24 years of dedicated service. He was a man that took great pride in the well-being of his family, especially his grandchildren who were his true pride and joy in his life. Visiting at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (MAIN CHAPEL), 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E., on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers at 8 p.m. Funeral service on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 9:15 a.m. from the Funeral Home then to St. Charbel Church for Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to a Charity of your Choice. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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TOMKO, Alice Cecilia (nee Landry)

Posted by on September 23, 2014

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Passed away peacefully surrounded by family, on September 19, 2014 at WRH, Ouellette Campus at the age of 84 years. Beloved wife of John Fred Tomko (July 29, 2014), with whom she celebrated 58 years of marriage. Loving mother to Michael (2011), Nancy Tomko and John Barnes, Brian Tomko and Shelley Briden, Lisa Tomko and Bill Labadie. Cherished grandmother to Ben and Micheal, and great-grandmother to Meila, Lucas and Ruby. Predeceased by parents Norman and Clara Landry and siblings Loretta, Leo, Bernard and Paul. Survived by brothers Roger, Ray; all in-laws and their families. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Alice retired from the former Windsor Motor Lamp after many years of dedicated service. She was a woman of great faith who was strongly devoted to her family. Alice was a member of Our Lady of the Atonement Church and the Catholic Women’s League. A heartfelt thank you to the staff at WRH, Ouellette Campus for their compassionate care provided to our mother. According to Alice’s wishes cremation has taken place. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (MAIN CHAPEL), 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Road E., on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 6-9 pm. Family and friends will be received on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at Our Lady of the Atonement Church (2940 Forest Glade Dr.) for visitation from 9:30 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Committal services to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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APOLLONI, Caterina (nee Basile)

Posted by on September 23, 2014

ApolloniAPOLLONI, Caterina (nee Basile)
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved mother Caterina who passed away peacefully, with her family by her side on September 18, 2014 in Windsor, ON at the age of 72 years. Beloved wife of 41 years of Camillo. Loving mother of Mario (Mary), the late Giovanni (1975), Gianni (Rachelle), and Susi (Salvatore). Cherished Nonna of Andrea, Chantel, Alessandro, Vanessa, and Salvatore. Lovingly remembered by her siblings Gianni (Olga), Guiseppe (Filomena), Francesco (Maria), Mario (Teresa), and Iolanda (the late Luigi). Predeceased by her parents Salvatore and Rosa Basile. Caterina will also be remembered by her many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Sunday, September 21, 2014 from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Prayers at 4:30 p.m. Funeral service on Monday, September 22, 2014 at 8:45 a.m. from the funeral home then to St. Angela Merici Church for Funeral Mass at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations made in memory of Caterina to the Alzheimer’s Society of Windsor Essex County or the Brain Injury Association of Windsor Essex County are welcomed and appreciated by the family. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared at www.windsorchapel.com

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WOJTOWICZ, Anna

Posted by on September 23, 2014

WOJTOWICZ, Anna
Passed away at the age of 92 with her daughter by her side on Wednesday September the 17, 2014. Predeceased by her loving husband Joseph (1994). Caring mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend. Visitation at Windsor Chapel Funeral Home (MAIN CHAPEL) 519-235-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E on Saturday September 20, 2014 from 10:00 A.M. until time of service at 11:00 A.M. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In memory of Anna’s love for children, donations may be made to the Children’s Aid Society. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with Anna’s family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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JONES, Herbert William

Posted by on September 22, 2014

web_jones herbertPassed away peacefully on Sunday, September 21, 2014, surrounded by his loving family at the age of 92. Herb leaves behind Jo, his cherished wife and best friend of 68 years. He is survived by his 6 children, Ginny Moeser (Jim), Mike (Susan), Bobbie Coote (Chris), Marty (Linda), Nancy Sisti (Tony), and Paul (Cori). Proud grandfather of Andy and Stephanie; Geoff, Kristen, Darren and Andrea; Hillary, Graham and Jesse; the late Bryson (2008); Michael and Christina; and Ryan. He is also survived by 14 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his parents William & Jane Jones and by his brother Robert Jones. Herb met Jo during the Second World War in Saint John, New Brunswick while serving in the Royal Canadian Naval Reserve as a Yeomen of Signals and Petty Officer, providing convoy escort in the North Atlantic. He worked 42 years for Simpsons-Sears and was Personnel Manager of the Sears store in Devonshire Mall from 1970 until 1982. Herb was an accomplished woodcarver and long time member of the Sunparlour Woodcarvers Club. He also donated his time to The Society of St. Vincent de Paul, where he was a Past President for Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. He was also a proud Veteran of the Royal Canadian Naval Association. Herb’s humble strength, unselfish generosity and spirited thoughtfulness extended beyond family to friends, co-workers and all who had the privilege and pleasure of being in his company. A special nod of appreciation to Herb’s second family at The Village of Aspen Lake, where he made sure he never missed a day spending time with Jo. The family would also like to thank all the wonderful medical workers who treated him and cared for his well being in Windsor and at London Health Sciences Centre. A truly kind gentleman who will be missed by all. If you so desire, donations to The Society of St. Vincent de Paul or The Veteran Poppy Fund would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers on Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. and a Naval Memorial Service under the auspices of the Royal Canadian Naval Association at 7:00 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  On Thursday, family and friends are invited to meet at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 4401 Mount Royal Drive, after 9:30 a.m. until the time of the Mass at 10:30 a.m. Cremation to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Bach, Constantine “Con”

Posted by on September 22, 2014

Web_Bach_Constantine copyPeacefully on September 22, 2014 at the age of 85. Loving husband of Dorothy (Gravel) for 50 years. Proud father of Joseph Bach, Marie Bach and husband Jock Spangenberg. Cherished grandfather of Andreas, Isabella, Gabrielle and Matthias Spangenberg. Con will be sadly missed by his two sisters-in-law Joyce Muldoon and her late husband Larry, Gerry and Pat Murphy, as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins. Con worked for 25 years as an industrial engineer at CN headquarters in Montreal and upon retiring moved with his wife in 1993 to Windsor, where most of his wife’s family lives. He was active at St. John Vianney Church, where he served as a Eucharistic Minister and usher. He was also a member of the Riverside Knights of Columbus Council #4924. Special thanks to the nurses, staff and volunteers at Hospice Residential for their love, compassion and care. They are truly angels. Loving care was also shown by St. Elizabeth Health Care. If you so desire, donations to Hospice Residential Homes would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Friday 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Knights of Columbus prayers at 2:30 p.m. Parish prayers at 3:30 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor (519-969-5841). On Saturday, family and friends are invited after 10:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. John Vianney Church, 385 Dieppe Street. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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PLAINE: Gary of Strathroy, Ontario

Posted by on September 22, 2014

web picAt University Hospital, London on Sunday, September 21st, 2014.  Gary Plaine Jr. of Strathroy at the age of 47.  Loving husband for 22 years to Stacey Plaine.  Loving father of Steven and Kirsten.  Cherished son of Gary Sr. and Gerri of Mount Brydges.  Dedicated brother of Greg (Michelle) of Strathroy.  Dear son in law of John Nixon of Strathroy and brother in law of Derek of Strathroy.  Gary will be sadly missed by his aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.  Gary was past Noble Grand of the Mount Brydges Independent Order of Oddfellows.

A memorial service under the auspices of Mount Brydges  #217 I.O.O.F. will take place on Thursday evening at 6:45 pm.

Friends may call at Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy on Thursday, September 25th, 2014 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.  A Funeral service with an opportunity to share your memories will take place on Friday at 1 pm.  Rev. Frances Down officiating.

 

If desired, memorial contributions to the Canadian Mental Health Association or Emily Murphy Centre, Stratford would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy.  Share a memory at www.denning.ca 519 245-1023

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Huang, Roderick Dr.

Posted by on September 22, 2014

web_Huang, Roderick

May 15 1924-September 22, 2014

Passed away peacefully at Hotel Dieu Grace Healthcare in Windsor, Ontario. Beloved husband of Evelyn, loving father of Dr. Ann Huang (Dr. William Wong-Pack) and the late Dr. Dennis Huang (Pun Wai). Grandfather of Dr. Michael Huang, Dr. Julie Huang, Carol Huang, Matthew and Andrew Wong-Pack. Roderick taught English Literature at the University of Windsor for 25 years. Heartfelt thanks to all the nurses on 3 South for the excellent and compassionate care of Roderick during his illness; and to Lorraine his long-time caregiver. Donations may be made to Hotel Dieu Grace Healthcare 3 South Complex Continuing Care. Cremation has taken place. On Thursday October 2, 2014 family and friends are invited to meet after 9:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 for a memorial service at 11:30 a.m.

 

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JOHNSON, Winnifred “Win” (nee Riddell)

Posted by on September 22, 2014

91 years, passed away peacefully on September 22, 2014. Beloved wife of 66 years of Howard. Much loved mother of Chaez, Bob (Maureen) and Trish (Dan Dickey). Loving grandmother of Angus, Melinda “Mimi”, Kaileigh, Samantha, Matthew and step-grandmother of Jennifer (Ron) and Michelle (Chris). Great grandmother of Kinsey, Danika, and step-great-grandmother of Haley and Kimberleigh. Predeceased by her siblings James, Helen, Margaret Tuckey, Grace Lever, Robert, and Anne Trotter. Sister-in-law of Ilene Bear and Connie Price. She will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Winnifred was a RCAF Veteran of WWII. She was a volunteer for 45 years with the Cancer Clinic, was a Member and past District Commissioner with the Girl Guides of Canada for over 50 years and was an active member of the Trefoil Guild as well as Paulin Memorial Church. A special thank you to Shannon Siwek, Lindsay, and the Dr.’s and nurses of 7th & 4th Floors Ouellette Campus for their care and kindness shown to us. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday 3-5 & 7-9 pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Friday, family and friends are invited to meet at Paulin Memorial Church, 3200 Woodland, after 9:30 am followed by funeral service at 10:30 am. Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

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