MacIntyre, Angela

Posted by on June 14, 2014

Passed away on June 13, 2014 at the age of 36 years. Loving daughter of Mary Hansaruk (William MacIntyre) and stepfather Jerome Gravel. Reunited with her father William MacIntyre (2003) and her nana Marie MacIntyre (2007), grandmother Gail Hansaruk (2013). Long time companion of Arnold Melnick “Shubby”. Dear sister of Chrisann Lafontaine (Kevin), Pamela Guennette (Henri), Rachel MacIntyre (Dennis). Niece of Linda Gravel, Frank Hansaruk (Kelly), Bill Hansaruk (Maggie). Missed by Paul Brouillette. Survived by many nieces and nephews and one great niece and one great nephew. Arrangements incomplete. A private Interment will be held on a later date at Windsor Grove Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted 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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Murray: Marie of West Lorne, Ont.

Posted by on June 13, 2014

Nanny New1Sadly on February 13th, surrounded by her loving family, Marie Murray lost her courageous battle with cancer. Marie is survived by and was a faithful wife to Stewart: a loving mother to Heather & Jim and James & Christopher. Dotting grandmother to Stacey & Stephen and Sarah & Jeremy. Marie was a proud daughter of the late Norman & Marie Rapelje of Dutton, Ontario, descendents of a founding family of Southwestern Ontario. Marie was one of four siblings: a beloved sister to Caroline and her late husband Tom, Linda and her husband Dan, predeceased by her brother George. Marie is greatly missed by her loving family. We are thankful she is now at peace. She will always be with us…in our hearts and in our memories.  Friends may call at the WEST LORNE CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS on Saturday, June 21st, 2014 from 12 to 1 pm.  Service to follow at 1 pm.  Interment Fairview cemetery.  Online condolences can be left at www.denningfuneralhome.com 519 785-0810.

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ROSSINI, Hector Plinio

Posted by on June 13, 2014

WEB_Rossini_HectorExtremely peacefully with his devoted family by his side on June 13, 2014 at 85 years of age. Beloved husband of 54 years to Ursula (nee Kressmann). Cherished father of Angela & husband Jeff Masters and Thomas & wife Donna. Treasured grandpa of Mary, Elizabeth, Rachel, Olivia, Daniel, Emma and Lauren. Loving son of the late Umberto and Victoria (nee Baggio) Rossini. Dear brother of the late John, survived by wife Connie; the late Ugo, survived by wife Dorothy “Dolly”; Catherine and the late Marcellino Pozzobon, the late Arnold, survived by wife Gladys; the late Yolanda and the late Roger Battagello, and the late Bruno, survived by wife Vivian. Hector and his brother Bruno were the owners of Rossini Tile & Carpets. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Belle River Council #2775. If you so desire, donations to Windsor Regional Hospital Ouellette Campus–Spiritual Care Department would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Sunday 3-5pm and 7-9pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841, with Knights of Columbus prayers at 7:30pm, followed by a vigil service. On Monday, family and friends are invited to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church (4401 Mt. Royal Dr.) after 10am, followed by Funeral Mass at 11am. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Rogelj, Frank

Posted by on June 13, 2014

Passed away on June 12, 2014 at 59 years of age. Loving husband of Tammy Mailloux. Adored father of Gabrielle, Daniel and Michael. Son of Paula Rogelj and the late France Rogelj. Son-in-law of Carol and Russell Lonnee and Robert Mailloux. Will be missed by siblings and in-laws Bogdan Rogelj, Charlene and Larry Morand and several nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Visiting Monday 12:30pm until time of Funeral Service at 2:30pm at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor, 519-969-5841.
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DAWSON, Doris

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DAWSON, Doris, square71 years, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Windsor Regional Hospital – MET Campus. Beloved daughter of the late Ray & Ardath (nee McClellan) Dawson. Dear sister of Wayne & Norma, Bob & Bonnie, Murray & Beth, Melodie & Grant Snary, Brian & Cyndi. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury on Monday, June 16, 2014 from 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 12 noon with Pastor Dale Nevelizer officiating. Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Wheatley. Memorial donations to charity of choice appreciated. Special thanks to Community Living – Essex County for the wonderful care and support to Doris. Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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WHITTAL, Darrel: 70 years, of Tilbury,

Posted by on June 13, 2014

passed away at C.K.H.A.-Chatham Campus on Tuesday, June 10, 2014. Beloved husband of Yvonne (Sheehan). Loving father of Randy and Ken Whittal. Dear son of the late Willis & Angeline (VanHonder) Whittal. Son-in-law of Velina Sheehan. Brother of Ann Garrod and the late Floyd Whittal, Earl Whittal, Roy Whittal, Raymond Whittal, Wayne Whittal (2014), Ray Gahan, and sisters Kathleen Richard and Edith Skidmore. Also survived by many in-laws, nieces and nephews. Cremation. A graveside service will be held at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Tilbury, on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Memorial donations to charity of choice appreciated. Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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Mitchell, Audrey Lillian

Posted by on June 13, 2014

Peacefully, at home, with her family by her side on Friday, June 13, 2014 at 77 years of age. Beloved wife of the late David (1998). Loving mother of Stephen & Wendy, David & Mary, Michelle & Mike O’Mara. Cherished grandma of Angela, Stephen, Randy, Blake, Mark, James, Kody, Kelsey and Taylor. Treasured great-grandma of Katie, Madison and Peyton. Will be sadly missed by her grand-dog Sam. Cremation and a private family service were held. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at
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Seewald, Helen Marie (nee Scott)

Posted by on June 12, 2014

web_Seewald_HelenPeacefully on June 11, 2014 at 85 years of age. Beloved wife of Henry Seewald. Dearest mother of Mary Seewald, Jeannette and husband Clayton Lee, Mark and wife Nancy Seewald, Kathy and husband Frank Freeman, Stephen and wife Vasantha Seewald, Patricia and husband Reg Burns. Cherished grandmother of Kevin, Dennis, Jacqueline, Sabrina, Abigail, Patrick, Vivianne and Mary.   Dear sister of Robert and wife Marilyn Scott, the late Kathleen and Henry Hayes, the late Jeanne Schram, and the late Irene Scott. Helen was a member of the Gingham Swing’em Square Dance Club. If you so desire, donations to Sacred Heart Church, LaSalle would be appreciated. Thanks to all the staff at Royal Oak Village for their care and compassion. Visiting Sunday, June 15 from 3-5pm and 7-9pm, with prayers at 4:30pm at Families First, 2130 Front Rd., LaSalle, 519-969-5841. On Monday, June 16 family and friends are invited to Sacred Heart Church, 219 Sacred Heart Drive, LaSalle after 9:30am followed by Mass at 10:30am. Interment to follow at Sacred Heart Church Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Peralta, Vito of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on June 12, 2014

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66 years, passed away Tuesday June 10, 2014 at Windsor Regional Hospital, Ouellette Campus surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of Vita. Dear father of Pierina and Danny Roy, Antonina and Neil Watson, Elizabeth and Felice (Phil) Ingratta, Salvatore and Crystal Peralta. Loving Nonno of Vita, Christopher, Maximillion, William, Vito and Sofia. Dear brother of Josephine and Joseph (Joe) Testa and family. Dear brother-in-law of Maria and Frank Bileti, Rosaria and the late Salvatore Barraco and their families. Vito was the owner of All Temp Foods and Etna Foods in Leamington where he employed many beloved family and friends. He was a known automobile enthusiast and had a love for history, a generous and fun-loving man, he will be greatly missed. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Thursday 7-9 p.m. and on Friday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Vito’s life, from St. Michael’s Church, 21 Elliott Street Leamington on Saturday June 14, 2014 at 10 a.m. Entombment Erie Memorial Gardens, Leamington. Parish Prayers Friday evening. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Diabetes Association or Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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ROADHOUSE, Eleanor (nee Dittus) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on June 12, 2014

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Eleanor passed away peacefully on June 9, 2014 at Hotel Dieu at the age of 89 years. Predeceased by her parents Nora and Otto Dittus. Survived by her brother Jim Dittus (Audrey). Beloved wife of the late Walter Roadhouse (1996) and survived by her dearest friend Bill Manley. Devoted mom to Patricia Howe (Dale Smith) and Susan Burdett (John). Cherished grandma of Bethany Howe (JC Leeson), Brad Howe, Scott Burdett, Matthew Burdett, Nicole Adolphe and Nathan Smith (Diane St. Jacques). Loving great-grandma to Tyler, Tanner, Adam, Jadan, Logan and Solara. Caring aunt to Valerie Klym (Brent Rinehart), Mike Dittus (Nancy), Gloria McRonald (Wayne), Clare Roadhouse (Margaret), Sandy Roadhouse, and predeceased by Ralph Roadhouse (Nelly). Mom was a kind and special woman who was always interested in those around her. She was an extremely proud farming partner who loved to watch their crops grow and flourish. She was a lover of all creatures. She also loved to garden, preserve fruits and vegetables, play her organ, do the Crossword puzzle, play cards and paint. She was an avid reader, bird watcher and member of the UCW. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Memorial visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631) Thursday from 7-9 p.m. Memorial Service to celebrate Eleanor’s life will be held at the funeral home on Friday, June 13, 2014 at 11 a.m. Rev. Derek Parry officiating. Interment of her ashes to follow at Lakeview Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Family and friends are encouraged to visit www.reidfuneralhome.ca to share memories, condolences or make a charitable contribution.

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STEVENSON, William “Bill”

Posted by on June 11, 2014

web_Stevenson, WilliamPassed away peacefully on June 11, 2014 at the age of 85 years. Reunited with his beloved late wife May (2008) and son Andy (2005). Loving father of Ann Stevenson. Missed by his puppy Jessie. A special thanks to C.C.A.C, Tammy and Jason from Bayshore, Rose and Jennifer from the Alzheimer’s Society, and Kenya from Berkshire for all of your compassionate care. Donations made to the Alzheimer’s Society, Hospice of Windsor or to the Humane Society would be appreciated by the family.   Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share photos, memories or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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SUMMERFIELD, Ray W. a resident of RR#1 Charing Cross

Posted by on June 10, 2014

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 A resident of RR#1 Charing Cross, Ray W. Summerfield, passed away peacefully at his residence on Monday, June 9, 2014 at the age of 85. Born in Raleigh Township, son of the late John & Margaret Summerfield. Beloved husband for 60 years to M. Louise Summerfield (Russell). Loving father to Wesley Summerfield of Chatham, Kathy Summerfield of Blenheim, Terry Summerfield and his wife Barb of Windsor, and the late Alexander Summerfield (1992). Grandfather to Aaron, Jasmine, Melissa, Bradley, Nick, Alyssa, Corey, and great-grandfather of 10. Brother to Boyd Summerfield of Blenheim, the late Don Summerfield, the late Cleeve Summerfield, brother-in-law to Marie & John Whittington of RR#1 Charing Cross, and the late June & Peter Petcoff. Survived by several nieces and nephews. During Ray’s 60 years of farming he also worked at W.G. Thompsons for 14 years, he was a member of Charing Cross United Church where he served on several boards, and was a member of the Kent Klodhoppers. Family to receive friends at the Funeral Home, 141 Park Street,  Blenheim on Thursday from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. Funeral Service will take place at Charing Cross United Church on Friday, June 13, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Dr. Margaret Trapnell officiating. Interment to follow in Pardoville-Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Ray Summerfield to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Charing Cross United Church Choir would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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Pray: Donald age 84 of Dresden

Posted by on June 10, 2014

scan2PRAY: Donald Dawson age 84 of Dresden passed away on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at CKHA SDH campus   He was born in Dawn Township son of the late John and Martha (Dawson) Pray. Survived  by his wife: Joan (Coneybeare) Pray, daughter Heather Bedell (John Tew) of Dresden, Alan Pray (Patti) of Dresden, Gregory Pray (Kimberly) of Dresden, grandchildren: Jason Bedell, Kim Depencier (Dave), Tricia Pray, Spencer Pray, Rebecca Pray & Rachel Pray, great grandchildren Brynn Depencier & Beau Depencier. Sisters Marion Phair (Floyd-predeceased) of Dawn Twp., Norma Lawson (Tom) of Shetland, sisters-in-law Delores Pray and Joan Pray, Willa Shaw & brother-in-law Gordon Brooksbank. Predeceased by sisters Evelyn Pray, Jean Robinson and husband Morgan, brothers Lorne Pray and Charles Pray, sisters-in-law Donna Webster & husband Del, Patricia Brooksbank & brother-in-law Jack Coneybeare. Visitors will be received at the Thomas L. DeBurger Funeral Home 620 Cross St. Dresden Thursday 10: 00 a.m. until the time of service at 12 noon with Rev. Linda McFadden officiating. Interment in Dresden Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to Park St. Place Dresden may be left by cheque at the funeral home. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.deburgerfuneralhome.com.

 

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Battiston, Lena (nee McKinnon)

Posted by on June 10, 2014

On June 9, 2014 at 79 years of age. Cherished wife and best friend of the late Sergio (2002). Loving mother of Jeff and Karen Battiston and Leslie Farough. Loving “Nana Banana” of Joshua and Stephanie, Matthew and Zachary, Shari and Andrea. Dearest “GG” of Audree, Anthony, Tyler and Adam. Predeceased by parents Neil and Dorothy Jessie. Sister of Charlie-Boy, Martha Ash. Favourite aunt of Jack Thomason. Special friend of Regina Marion (2014). Survived by in-laws Lydia LaPorte and Thelma Ponic. She will be missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. We’ve come to the final chapter of Mom’s life, yet she’ll be waiting to read our new stories with a place for them on her book shelf. If you so desire, donations to the Canadian Liver Foundation or the Charity of your Choice would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday 3-5pm & 7-9pm. Funeral Service Friday, 10am at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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JOLICOEUR, Mary (nee Wheeler)

Posted by on June 10, 2014
Passed away peacefully on June 5, 2014 at the age of 98. Dear wife of the late Edward (1961). Dear mother of John (Jack) Jolicoeur (1999), Donna Jeane Palo (2007) and Mary Ann Williams (2010). Mary will be missed be her many, many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. She is survived by her sister Emily Wilkes and predeceased by all other sisters and brothers. Visiting at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East on Saturday, June 7, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow at St. Alphonsus Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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LeBoeuf, Catherine “Cathie”

Posted by on June 10, 2014
Passed away peacefully on June 4, 2014 at the age of 66. Loving sister to Carol Oginski (Wayne Robinson) of Windsor, Lloyd LeBoeuf (LeeAnn), Philip LeBoeuf; both of Toronto, and Maureen LeBoeuf of Whitehorse. Predeceased by parents Lawrence and Mary LeBoeuf and by beloved youngest sister Kelley LeBoeuf (2013). The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to Dr. I. A. Rajan for his compassionate care and to the staff of Berkshire Care Centre for their excellent care provided to Cathie. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon. Cremation to follow. In kindness, donations to the Canadian Mental Health Association Windsor-Essex County would be greatly appreciated. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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SINE, Margaret “Peggy” (nee McGinty)

Posted by on June 10, 2014
August 20, 1922 – June 2, 2014 With heartfelt sadness we announce the passing of our dearest Mother who entered Heaven’s gates, loving family by her side. She has been reunited for eternity with her beloved husband Ray (1998). A cherished mother, she leaves behind Ken (Lynne), Linda (Greg), Jerry, Alan (Betty), Rob (Ellen), Rick, and Lori (Lionel). She will be fondly remembered by her many precious grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Also survived by her many nieces, nephews, daughters in-law (Eileen and Lita), cousins and friends. Devotion to her family and her giving heart will always be treasured by all who knew her. She was a member of Trinity United Church (Windsor) and Essex United Church. The family expresses great appreciation to the caring staff of the Kingsville Royal Oak Long Term Care Centre. Cremation has taken place. Memorial Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Thursday, June 5, 2014 from 3-5 and 6-8 p.m. A celebration of Peggy’s life will be held on Friday, June 6, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel. Interment at the Sine Cemetery in Frankford, Ontario at a later date. Donations in Peggy’s memory may be made to C.N.I.B. (Windsor) or Alzheimer Society of Windsor and Essex County. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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SHUEL, Edward

Posted by on June 10, 2014
Passed away peacefully on June 1st, 2014 at the age of 81. Loving father of Nicole & her husband George. Loving grandfather to T.J. (Tommy). Good friend to Dave O’Neil, Jim Rutherford and many others. Ed was a long-time member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 143, Moose Lodge & Sportsmen’s Club, and an avid bowler & card player. He loved Taloola Café and the Detroit skyline. Ed was a kind, loving father and friend, and words cannot express our sadness. He will be sadly missed by everyone who knew and loved him. As per Edward’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. Cherished memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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LUCIER, Bruce of Windsor

Posted by on June 10, 2014
 Passed away peacefully with family by his side on June 1, 2014 at the age of 61. Beloved husband and best friend for over 41 years to Carol (nee Webb). Loving father of Shawn (Tiffany), Adam (Nina) and Cheryl. Dear grandfather to Brookelyn, Bruce and Jayden. Dear son of the late Raymond and Kathleen Lucier. Brother of Larry Lucier, Susan Blackton (late Jim), Sharon Lucier, Pat Arbuckle. Predeceased by siblings Carol Rivest (surviving husband Wilfred), Brian and Paul. Dear son-in-law of Llewellyn and late Iris Webb. Brother-in-law of Lester Webb (Debra), Sandy French (Les), and Michael Webb (Sue). Bruce will be missed by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews. Bruce was employed at Caesars Windsor and a member of Unifor (CAW) for 20 years. The family wishes to thank the CCU Staff at Windsor Regional Hospital, Ouellette Campus for their care and concern. Visiting at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East on Thursday, June 5, 2014 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Services at 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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GASCON, Isabelle Rita (nee Reaume)

Posted by on June 10, 2014

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Passed away peacefully on June 8, 2014 at the age of 83 years. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, ( Banwell Chapel ) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd E. at Banwell Rd. on Tuesday June 10, 2014 from 12:00pm until time of funeral service at 1:30pm in the Chapel. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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MASON, Larry Arthur, of Port Rowan, ON

Posted by on June 9, 2014

Mason,Larry3MASON, Larry Arthur, a resident of Port Rowan and formerly of Chatham, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, after a courageous battle with Leukemia, at the age of 67. Predeceased by his parents Clarence & Margaret Mason. Beloved husband of Gayle Mason (Graham) for 31 years. Loving father of Lisa Mason, Keith Mason (Nicole), all of Chatham. Loving step-father of Kenneth & Laura Walker of Blenheim, Janice Walker (Dave) of Dutton and Jill & Allan Deseure of Chatham. Cherished grandpa to 13 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Missed dearly by his brother-in-laws Bill Graham (Elaine) and Terry Graham. Larry is survived by several nieces and nephews. Larry was a long time employee at Oxford Automotive. Larry lived his dream of living on the water in Port Rowan facing Long Point Bay. He was an avid fisherman who loved hockey and baseball. Larry was a former member of Ducks Unlimited. Family to receive friends at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, Wednesday from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at the Funeral Home at 1:30 p.m. Cremation is to take place. Donations in memory of Larry to the Canadian Cancer Society and Charity Of Your Choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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CHAMBERS, Lawrence Joseph

Posted by on June 9, 2014

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The Angel that God sent us has returned home. It is with broken hearts we announce the passing of our beloved Lawrence on June 7, 2014. Son of Edwin ( 1965 ) and Marion ( 1981 ) Chambers. Beloved brother to Carolyn ( Jim ) Phaneuf, Margaret ( Roland ) LaPorte, Charlie ( Nancy ) Chambers, MaryAnn ( Mark ) Riberdy, Darlene ( Keith ) Quick, and Debra ( Donnie ) Scarlett. Loving uncle
of Chris, Rachelle, Rebecca ( 2005 ), Brad, Tim, Shannon, Shawn, Amanda, Joseph and Ryan ( 1986 ), Jennifer, Tiffany, and Kelli. ” Lorenzo ” will be missed by his best buddies Ricky, Stephen, and Adrian and his special sister Ewelina, a special thank you to Gerard and the compassionate staff at his home. Visiting at the WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, ( Banwell Chapel ) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd E. at Banwell Rd. on Monday , June 9, 2014 from 2 – 5 and 7 – 9 PM. Funeral Service Tuesday , June 10, 2014 at 10AM in the Chapel. Interment to follow at St. Alphonsus Cemetery. In kindness donations to Community Living Windsor, Turner Rd. Residence would be appreciated. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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GIROUX, Laurier “Larry”

Posted by on June 9, 2014

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Passed away May 29, 2014 at Banwell Gardens, at the age of 90 years. Predeceased by his loving wife Mary (2013). Loving and cherished Dad of Cathy. Dear brother of Florence Enright, of New Zealand. Also predeceased by several brothers and sisters. Dear brother-in-law of Helen Baker and her late husband Russ, of Arizona. Special thanks to friends Kim and Bill. Larry was retired from General Motors Transmission Plant after 40 years of dedicated service. He was a Windsor Spitfire and Toronto Maple Leafs fan. The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of Banwell Gardens for the excellent care shown to Larry. At Larry’s request cremation has taken place. Interment of Larry’s cremated remains will take place on Tues., June 10, 2014 at 2pm at Victoria Memorial Gardens. In kindness donations to the Alzheimer’s Society of Windsor and Essex County, would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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VINALL, Mariann of Chatham and formerly of Brantford

Posted by on June 8, 2014

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Mariann Cecelia Vinall of Chatham passed away peacefully on Sunday June 8, 2014 at the age of 94 years. Mariann was born in Brantford, one of three children to the late Mary Frances (O’Neil) & John Patrick Ryan. She is survived by her sister Helen Phillips (William) and was predeceased by her sister Patricia McGraw (Thomas). For many years Mariann was a Financial Administrator for the Essex County Roman Catholic School Board. She travelled the world and enjoyed sharing the many stories of her adventures. She and her late husband Alfred Thomas Vinall raised six children; Mary Frances & Dave Tennant, Paula & Bob Goulet, John & Cindy Vinall, Geraldine Vinall (predeceased), Patricia & Tim Statham and Michael & Robin Vinall. They were also blessed with ten grandchildren; Kimberly Bigelow, Ryan Goulet, Janice Guy, Jillian Vinall, William Legg, Sean & Greg Statham, Amberly, Katie & Robert Vinall as well as thirteen great-grandchildren; Kyle, Dylan, Tyler, Leah, Andrew, Hayley, Adrian, Shaun, Austin, Aran, Sarah, Ella and George. Mariann is also survived by many nieces and nephews. In keeping with Mariann’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held in her home town of Brantford at a later date where her urn will be interred at St. Joseph’s Cemetery.  Blenheim Community Funeral Home entrusted with Funeral Arrangements. Friends wishing to remember Mariann with a memorial donation are asked to consider the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Online condolences for the family and online donations may be left at www.blenheimcommunityfuneralhome.com

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Apthorp, Lloyd George, a resident of Chatham

Posted by on June 8, 2014

Apthorp, Lloyd photoApthorp Lloyd George, a resident of Chatham.  Lloyd George Apthorp, in his 88th year, departed this earth on June 8, 2014 to be welcomed in Heaven by the Lord he had faithfully served all of his life.  Born in Raleigh Township, son of Harmon & Beatrice (Illman) Apthorp.  Beloved husband of 67 years to Ruby (Bebington) Apthorp.  Father of Marlene Gordon (Don) of Irwin, Ohio, Kathryn Eldridge of Chatham, and Allan (Loretta) Apthorp of Calgary, AB.  He was the chosen father of Tim Steele of Whitecourt, AB, Nolan Ripley (Leora) of Ottawa, and Phyllis Payne of Chatham.  Devoted grandfather of 14, great grandfather of 27 and great great grandfather of 2.  Lloyd is predeceased by his brother and sister-in-law Harry and Virginia Apthorp, granddaughter Jamie Gordon, and great granddaughters Serenity Eldridge and Rosemary Gordon.    Lovingly remembered by special nieces and nephews – Dan (Nettie) Apthorp, Ken (Vicky) Apthorp, Wendy Apthorp and Patricia Apthorp.Lloyd was employed by Jackson’s Bakery from the horse and buggy days until its close and then moved to Eaton Yale where he worked until his retirement in 1991.  He was a member of Evangel Community Church as well as an active member of the Gideon Bible Society.  Lloyd spent many years as a foster parent, along with his wife, Ruby.  Many thanks to the caring staff at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance whose care and compassion helped him through his final battle with cancer.  Also thanks to his many friends and family who supported his family with prayers & hymns as we said good-bye.  Family will receive friends at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street on Tuesday June 10, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held at Evangel Community Church, 76 Sandys Street, Chatham on Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Bill Pipke  officiating. Interment Pardoville-Union Cemetery, Raleigh Township.  Donations to the Gideon Bible Society would be appreciated.

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