Godin, Donna M. (nee Hayes)

Posted by on December 3, 2014

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Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on December 3, 2014 at 88 years of age. Reunited with her cherished husband Bernie (2009) with whom she celebrated 56 years of marriage. Beloved mother of Mary Beth and husband Peter Smith, the late Maureen (1964), Jackie and husband Bob Donaldson, Brad and wife Mary Beth Godin. Dear daughter of the late Joseph and Genevieve Hayes. Precious grandma of Sean (Bryana) Smith, the late Devon Smith (1983) and Nicole (Mike) Toldo, Chelsea and Chantal Godin. Dearest sister of Helen Blackburn and the late Fred, the late Mary Ann Murphy wife of Bernard, and the late Jim Hayes. Dear sister-in-law of Richard (Gay) Godin, Robert (Ed) Godin, Joanne (Bob) Plante, and predeceased by Nelson Godin and Frank (Dorothy) Godin. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Donna was a devoted mother and grandma, she was also a member of the CWL at Corpus Christi Church for many years. Many thanks to the staff at Huron Lodge for their compassionate care of Mom. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation orCommunity Living Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers and CWL prayers at 7:30p.m. Funeral Tuesday 10:30 a.m. at Families First Funeral Home & Tribute Centre (519-969-5841) 3260 Dougall Ave. to Corpus Christi Church (1400 Cabana Rd. W) for Mass at 11:00 a.m. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery, Maidstone. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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ST. LOUIS, Angeline (nee LaBranche)

Posted by on December 3, 2014

web_StLouis_AngelinePassed away peacefully at home with family by her side, on December 3, 2014 at the age of 81. Reunited with her loving husband Alex (1996). Loving mother of Susanne Bistany (John), Jacqueline Damato (Ron), Darlene Mailloux (Bob), Dianne Lypps (Tom), Peanut Alex St. Louis (Joyce), and Rosanne Novelletto (Steno). Cherished Memé of 16 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Daughter of the late Viateur and Edna LaBranche. Dear sister of 5 brothers and 11 sisters. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Missed by many dear friends. Angie will be remembered for some of her favourite desserts. Special thanks to CCAC and Hospice of Windsor for their compassionate care and support, especially Karen. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated. Visitation Friday from 3-9 p.m. Funeral Service Saturday 10 a.m. at Families First, 1065 Lauzon Road, East Windsor (519)969-5841. Interment St. Anne Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.familiesfirst.ca

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SEED: Fern of Delaware, Ontario

Posted by on December 2, 2014

016At her home in Delaware on Monday, December 1st, 2014.  Evelyn “Fern” Seed (Waller) at the age of 73.  Predeceased by her husband Edward in 2003.

Loving mother of Brian Seed, Katherine (Arthur) Armstrong and Bill Seed.  Dear grandma of Eric, Amelia, Nicholas, Alexandria, Kristopher and Keigan.

Dear sister of Fay Hathaway and David (Margory) Waller.

Predeceased by her infant daughter Martha Elizabeth and grandchildren Benjamin and Jessica.

Friends may call at Denning Bros. Funeral Home on Thursday, December 4th, 2014   from 7 – 9 pm.  Funeral service will take place on Friday at 11 am.  Rev. Karen Nelles officiating.  Interment Strathroy cemetery.

If desired, memorial contributions to the M.S. Society or the London Humane Society would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy.

Special thanks to the Revera Home Health Care Nursing and CCAC for all their excellent care and support.

 

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WARDELL, Albert Bruce

Posted by on December 2, 2014

web_wardell bruceIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather on December 2, 2014 at 86 years of age. Beloved husband of Jean with whom he celebrated 62 years of marriage. Loving dad of Linda Bell (Gary), Dave (Chris), Pat Mayea, Janice Bouteiller (Paul), Sharon Beaudoin and adopted daughter Beth Lanspeary. Cherished Poppa of Cari Belius (Nik), Kim Atkinson (Jared), Kris Near (Jay), Melissa Mayea, Cheryl McDonald (Jon), Cassie Balint (Justin), Samantha Beaudoin (Cory), Eric, Nicole and Danielle Bouteiller, and 6 great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Keith (Madeline) and Kenneth (Barb). Proud member of the Ironworkers Local 700. Lifetime member of the Windsor Sportsmen Club. Bruce will be remembered for his love of fishing and Toronto sports teams. Special thanks to CCAC-Revera and Hospice of Windsor for the excellent home care. If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor or Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated. Visitation Thursday from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Friday 10:30 a.m. at Families First, 2130 Front Rd. Lasalle (519-969-5841). Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Hawkins, Jack Leonard

Posted by on December 2, 2014

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Peacefully at home with his loving family by his side on December 1, 2014 at 79 years of age. Beloved husband of Helen (nee Natyshak) for 54 years. Loving Son and Son-in-law of the late William and Bernice Hawkins & Nick and Maria Natyshak. Cherished Father of Greg and wife Jodi and Marc and wife Claire. Adored Papa of Christopher, Kevin, Curtis, Andrew, Jacob and Jennifer. Dear brother-in-law of Moe and Jean Natyshak, Joe and Sharon Natyshak, Boris and Sheila Natyshak, Steve and Lynn Natyshak, Walter and Ana Natyshak, Audrey and Dwain Hataley and the late Kay and Alex Moysiuk, the late Lucy survived by husband John Fostey the late Bill survived by wife Sue Natyshak and the late Bessie Vick survived by former husband Jack. Dear uncle of many loving Nieces and Nephews and God Father to Barbara Tymec. Jack was a proud retired Captain of the Windsor Fire Department for over 34 years of dedicated service. If you so desire, donations to the Ronald McDonald House, Windsor Goodfellows or the Humane Society of Windsor and Essex County would be appreciated by the family. Fire Fighters Walk Past Thursday evening at 8:00pm. Visiting Thursday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Funeral Service Friday 10:00am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave., South Windsor (519-969-5841). Entombment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.

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DUFRAINE, Shirley Ann (nee Phelps)

Posted by on December 1, 2014

web_Dufraine, ShirleyPassed away peacefully with family by her side on December 1, 2014 at 78 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Herman (2006). Cherished mother of Stewart Lucier (Marlis Begin) and Scott Lucier (Marilyn). Loving grandmother of Scott (Laura), Derek (Melissa), Tim (Pam), David (Jessica) and Ken. Proud great-grandma of Tim, Tucker, Owen, Oliver and Star. Loving sister of Patricia and brothers Fred (Bea) and Dennis (Sharon). Predeceased by her parents Fred and Genevieve Phelps and sisters Carol and Alma. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.

If you so desire, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Thursday 3-5pm & 7-9pm. Memorial Service Friday 11:30am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment at Greenlawn Memorial Cemetery.

 

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DESJARDINS, Guy Arthur Claude

Posted by on December 1, 2014

web_desjardins_guy_AurtherPeacefully, on November 29, 2014 with loving family by his side at the age of 62. Devoted husband of Arlene whom shared 39 years of marriage. Cherished father of Ryan and wife Jill of Keswick and Chad (Angela) of Seattle. Proud Pepe of Neve and Kai. Eldest son of Claureda and the late Alphonse. Dearest brother of Gary (Jeanette), Michelle (Ray), Brent (Donna), Emily (Terry), John (Cindy) and brother-in-law to Alvin (Julie), James (Deanna), Marilyn (Charlie), Honourable Rommel (Linda) and Marie (Larry). Guy will be sadly missed by Godmother Zoe, Anthony and many nieces and nephews. He will be forever remembered for his love of family and passion for golf where many memories were made. In the face of a 3 year long battle with pancreatic cancer, Guy dedicated his time to family, travelling and enjoying all that life had to offer. Sincere thanks to Riviera, Bayshore and Hospice for providing compassionate care. If you so desire, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

Visiting Tuesday from 3-5, 7-9 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor (519-969-5841). On Wednesday, relatives and friends are also invited to join the family from 12:00 p.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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RATSOY, Nigel Wynne

Posted by on December 1, 2014

web_RatsoyPassed away suddenly at home on Sunday, November 30, 2014 at the age of 70 years. Beloved husband of Murna (nee Butzer). Loving father of JoAnn Ratsoy and Joseph Dudas, Kevin Ratsoy, Shanon Ratsoy, Bryce and Kim Ratsoy. Proud Pepa of Kyle Ratsoy, Ashley Ratsoy and Tim Haslam, Adam Harrison, Brody and Gage Ratsoy, Mackenzie Porter. Great Pepa to Anabella, Angelina, Ryden, Avah, and Emma. Reunited with his mother Muriel and granddaughter Scout.

 

Missed by siblings Tim Ratsoy and Val, Cheryl Ratsoy and John, Lorraine and Pat Bryceland, Daryl Ratsoy. He will be missed by his many friends at the Doone Towers.

If you so desire, donations made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.   Survived by many nieces and nephews.

 

Nigel retired from Chrysler after many years of employment.

Cremation has taken place. 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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Dad, You Are Always In Our Hearts.

 

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Iafrate, Maria (nee Gemmiti)

Posted by on December 1, 2014

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Maria on December 1, 2014 at 93 years of age. Cherished “Ma” of the late Fulvio DeSantis, the late Silvana Wild, Ciro & Susan DeSantis, Domenica “Dee Dee” DeSantis & David Delville, Julie Wild, Massimo & Sylvine Iafrate, and Brad & Esther Almond (Kelowna, B.C.). Beloved “Nonna” of the late Christopher DeSantis, Darren DeSantis, David DeSantis (Lisa), Noel Wild (Renata), Leon Wild, Lisa Taylor (Larry), Tylene Wild (Brandon), Jessica Sylvestre (Brent), Jeremy Iafrate, Devin Almond (Olivia), and Cody Almond. Adored great-grandmother of Joshua and Tristan DeSantis; Emma and Noah DeSantis; Nina, Serina and Alessia Wild; Larry, Logan and Lance Taylor; Tyler and Silvana Wild; Jayde Wild and Noelle Larose; and Mayelle and Élyse Sylvestre. Loving great-great-grandmother of Alexandria. Predeceased by her dear brother and sister-in-law Lou and Maria Gemmiti. Loving zia of Christina Culos (Rick), Marisa Connelly (Dan), and Gerry Gemmiti (Heather). Maria worked in the hospitality industry for many years and was a member of the Italian Women’s Club “Caboto Auxiliary”. Nothing was more important to Maria than her family. Her strength, courage and sense of humour are only a few of the wonderful qualities that we will forever miss. Words cannot express our gratitude to Noel & Renata Wild and family; because of their generosity, kindness and selflessness, Nonna was able to live her last years surrounded by love and true compassion. If you so desire, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Wednesday from 3-5 and 7-9p.m. Parish prayers Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Thursday 8:45 a.m. from FAMILIES FIRST 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor 519-969-5841. to St. Angela Merici Church, 980 Louis Ave. for Mass at 9:30 a.m. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories or make a charitable donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca. Do not mourn for me, for I have not left you. Look into the eyes of my children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren and you will find me there.

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Ireland, Charles Arthur “Chuck”

Posted by on December 1, 2014

Charles Arthur IIrelandreland “Chuck”

Passed away peacefully on November 29, 2014 at the age of 82. Beloved husband, soul mate and best friend for 58 years to Laurette (nee Levesque). Loving father to Linda & Brian Wujcik, Laura & Paul Richards, Dan & Kim Ireland and Bob & Shelley Ireland. Cherished “Pipi” to Lori & Shawn, Lisa, Jenny & Jay, Julie & Randy, Debra & Joel, Mandy & Rob, Amy & Brandon, Robert & Michelle, Missy & Alex, Nikki and Cathy. Proud Great grandfather to Curtis, Joshua, Makayla, Haleigh, Lily and Randy Jr. Chuck had a special place in his heart for his nephew, Tom Hastings Jr. (Barb). Dear brother to the late Pat Ireland (Betty), late Janet Cipparone (John), Tom Ireland, Mary & Larry Murphy, Jeanette Hastings and late Tom, late Marie Diamante (Luigi), Larry and Joanie Levesque, Evelyn Murphy and late Mike, Margie and Fred Berry, Joanne Dufault and late Ron, and late Phil Levesque. Friends will be received at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234, 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Prayers Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. Visitation resumes on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. until 10:15 a.m. then to St. John Vianney Church (385 Dieppe St.) for Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. As an expression of sympathy, donations in memory of Chuck to the Windsor-Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation are welcomed and appreciated by the family. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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PAVLOVSKI, Ristana (nee Stojanovski)

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PavlovskiPAVLOVSKI, Ristana (nee Stojanovski)
Passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the age of 84 on November 22, 2014. Reunited with her late husband Borislav (2014) Dearest mother of Vukica and husband Jove Vasovski and Vojislav and wife Lorella. Cherished Baba to Steven & wife Lina, Michael and girlfriend Kelsey, Joey & girlfriend Ewa, Daniel and Erik and great Baba to Isabella and Oliver. Visiting at the WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, ( Banwell Chapel )519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd E. at Banwell Rd on Monday, November 24, 2014 from 1 – 9pm. Prayers Monday at 7:30pm. Funeral Service Tuesday, November 25, 2014 AT 10am from the Funeral Home, then to St. Nicholas Macedonian Orthodox Church (5225 Howard Ave.) for Funeral Service at 11am. The Very Rev. Dr. Aleksandar Mustenikov officiating. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. As your expression of sympathy donations can be made to Hospice of Windsor. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Ferrarelli, Fedele

Posted by on December 1, 2014

FerrareFerrarellilli, Fedele

Passed away peacefully on November 29th, 2014 with his family by his side, at the age of 72 years. Beloved husband of Vittoria. Loving father of Sam (Jackie), Maria, Caterina, and Linda. Predeceased by parents Salvatore and Maria. Cherished brother to Teresa (Mike), Peter, Serena, Antonietta (Francesco), and John. Fedele will be dearly missed by many brother-in-laws, sister-in-laws, nieces and nephews in Windsor and Italy. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Prayer service will be shared on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Mass is to be held on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Angela of Merici Church. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.

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HARRISON, Beatrice (nee Campbell)

Posted by on December 1, 2014

HarrisonHARRISON, Beatrice (nee Campbell)
Passed away peacefully on November 29, 2014 at The Village of Aspen Lake at the age of 94. Predeceased by husbands Albert Harrison, Lloyd Stinson and Robert Byers. Loving mother to Brenda Cornock (Warren) and Sharrone Peters (Dennis). Cherished grandmother to 5 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Also survived by 2 sisters. Beatrice was retired from International Playing Cards after many years of dedicated service. A heartfelt thank you to the wonderful and caring staff at Village of Aspen Lake for their excellent and compassionate care provided to Beatrice. According to Beatrice’s wishes cremation has taken place. Memorial Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel), 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Road East, on Wednesday December 3, 2014 from 10:30 a.m. until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel at 11:30 a.m. In kindness, donations to the Alzheimer’s Society of Windsor-Essex County would be appreciated. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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BASELJ, Ana (nee Frankovic)

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BaseljBASELJ, Ana (nee Frankovic)
Passed away peacefully on November 27, 2014 with her loving family by her side, at the age of 75 years. Beloved wife of Feliks Baselj with whom she celebrated 51 years of marriage. Loving and devoted mother of Emil Baselj and wife Tracy, Frank Baselj and wife Josie, and Steve Baselj and wife Jenny. Predeceased by parents Drago and Ana Frankovic and in-laws Ignac and Ivanka Baselj. Cherished Baba to Michael and Mark Baselj, Nickolas and Ivana Baselj, and Terissa, Stevie, and Jonny Baselj. Dear sister to Ivo Frankovic of Slovenia and his late wife Rozka. Adored Aunt to Bernarda Frankovic, and Romana Frankovic of Slovenia. Also survived by relatives in Canada, U.S.A. and Europe. Ana was a respected cook at various places through out the city such as the Top Hat, Fireside Inn, Hi-Way Tavern, and most recently at Regency Park Nursing Home as a dietary cook . Ana’s pride and joy was her family, especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed cooking and baking for her family and making sure that they were always looked after. Ana was a faithful and devoted member of St. Francis of Assisi Croatian Church. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Sunday, November 30, 2014 from 7-9 p.m. and Monday December 1, from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers Monday at 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 9:15 a.m. from the Funeral Home then to St. Francis of Assisi Croatian Church for Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Windsor Memorial Gardens Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Alzheimers Society of Windsor and Essex County or St. Francis of Assisi Church Building Fund would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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JANSEN, Harry

Posted by on December 1, 2014

JansenJANSEN, Harry
Passed away peacefully on November 26, 2014 surrounded by family at the age of 75. Reunited with his loving wife Lorraine (nee Ayotte). Much loved father of Peter and wife Lisa Jansen, John and wife Christy Jansen and Jim and wife Hardeep Jansen. Cherished grandfather of Sydney, Aiden, Nathan, Jacob, Sonia and Mya. Predeceased by his brothers Peter, Adrian, Ted and sisters Dorothy, Ann and Rena. A special thank you, to the staff at Oak Park LaSalle Retirement Residence, the staff at Windsor Regional Hospital – Ouellette Campus ER department and ICU department for your care and compassion given to Harry. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East on Friday November 28, 2014 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers Friday at 4:30 p.m. Visitation will continue on Saturday November 29, 2014 at St. Paul’s Church (5885 Malden Rd., LaSalle) from 9:30 a.m. until time of funeral mass at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In kindness, donations may be made to the Diabetes Association of Canada. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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CASCADDEN, Larry ” Cass “

Posted by on December 1, 2014

CascaddenCASCADDEN, Larry ” Cass ”
Peacefully in the presence of his family at the age of 82 years on November 23, 2014. Loving partner & best friend for 25 years to Marion Chenier. Cherished dad to Bruce (Cindy), Brian, Brad (Denise) and Brent (Cindy) and will be forever loved by his stepchildren Denise Wrightman (John), and Susan Chenier. Precious grandpa to Matthew and Dana and precious papa to Zachary, Jacob and Ellie. Loving great grandpa to Christopher and Nina. Predeceased by parents Morley & Grace Cascadden. Special nephew to the late Margie and Mel. Dear friend to Marcella Battle and Bev Bennett. Larry was the owner and proprietor of Fraser’s Dairy Bar and Riverside Variety for many years. His passions in life were playing baseball, boating and spending quality time with his family. A private family service followed by cremation has taken place. In memory of Larry donations may be made to Hospice Residential (envelopes available at the funeral home). On-line condolences and cherished memories may be shared at www.windsorchapel.com. Arrangements entrusted to the Windsor Chapel Funeral Home (Main Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd E. (519-253-7234)

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SEGUIN, Cathey

Posted by on December 1, 2014

SeguinSEGUIN, Cathey
Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on November 23, 2014 at the age of 50. Loving daughter to the late Gerald and Genevieve Seguin. Beloved sister to Randy & wife Pat, Sandy & husband Stan Siender, Rick & wife Gina, Gerry & wife Agnes, Kevin & wife Jenny and the late Rebecca. She will be missed by many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Cathey will be missed by her boyfriend Wayne Foster and her many friends. Visiting at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers at 7:30 p.m. Family and friends are requested to meet at St. John the Baptist (225 Brock Street, Amherstburg) on Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 10:45 a.m. for Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Heart & Stroke Foundation or Canadian Diabetes Association.

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DESMARAIS, Noella (nee Leclerc)

Posted by on December 1, 2014

DesmaraisDESMARAIS, Noella (nee Leclerc)
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on November 22, 2014 at the age of 87 at Windsor Regional Hospital-Metropolitan Campus. Reunited with her loving husband Urgel (1994) and her parents Laurette and Adrien Leclerc. Dear mother to Larry and wife Christine Desmarais, Lorraine Banfill and husband Kevin, and Laura Scali and husband Ernie. Cherished Mémé to Kevin Jr., and Dustin Banfill, Sara, Samantha, Anthony and Nicholas Scali. Predeceased by her siblings Ernest Leclerc, Jackie Vickers, Jeannette Sega and surviving husband Mario, Lizette Arcand, Scotty Leclerc, Marcel Leclerc, Jack Leclerc and Muriel Brown. Survived by brother in law Len Desmarais, Richard and wife Barbara Desmarais, and Don Meloche, and sister in laws Leona Paraskevin, Theresa Jacques, Eileen Bellaire, and Jay Desmarais. Will be missed by lifelong friend Ken Bickle. She will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Noella was a lifelong member of the Loyal Order of the Moose #1499. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (MAIN CHAPEL) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers will be at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Services on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at 9:15 a.m. from the funeral home then to St. Theresa’s Church (1991 Norman Rd) for Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Victoria Memorial Gardens. Donations may be made in memory of Noella may be made to Windsor Regional Hospital-Metropolitan Campus. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with Noella’s family at www.windsorchapel.com

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DRAKICH, Sophia “Mary”

Posted by on December 1, 2014

DrakichDRAKICH, Sophia “Mary”
August 1, 1931?Nov. 22, 2014
With heavy hearts we announce the passing of our loving mother Mary (nee Kletenchuk). Dear wife of the late Milan “Mike”. Loving daughter of Nicolai and Dominika Kletenchuk and sister of Helen and Nicolai. She will be greatly missed by her sons Stephen, Nicholas, Simeon and Michael, her grandchildren Ena, Charles, Brooke, Miles, Erik and their mothers Kathy and Asdis, and her cherished network of family and friends. She attended Gordon McGregor, Walkerville, and the College for Creative Studies in Detroit. As an accomplished artist, she won a scholarship to École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, received a Masters in Art Restoration, was a co-creator of Willistead’s Art in the Park, and recently designed the book covers for her son Michael’s first three novels. As an accomplished chef, she provided treats and feasts for family friends and patrons of the Top Hat Supper Club. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East on Wednesday November 26, 2014 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Thursday November 27, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel. Interment to follow at Windsor Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Autism Canada Foundation. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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SCHMENK, Anne Marie (nee Hantz)

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SchmenkSCHMENK, Anne Marie (nee Hantz)
Passed away peacefully on November 22, 2014 at the age of 90. Loving wife of the late Harold (2008). Loving mother to “her daughters” Kathleen (Kathie) & husband Gary Hawkes, Virginia & husband Bill Poff, and Tracey & husband Fred Rehman. Cherished grandmother of Daina & husband Jon Leopold, Adam Hawkes, Leland Rehman & wife Selina, and Alexis & husband Richard Frohman. Loving great-grandma to Chloe, Rowan, Connor, Allegra, Lincoln, Brooke, and Cate. Beloved sister to the late Sophie & surviving husband Alex Caird and the late John & Nellie Hantz. Survived by many nieces & nephews. The family extends a sincere thank you to the staff at Richmond Terrace for their kind and compassionate care. Visiting at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East on Monday, November 24, 2014 from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Visiting continues on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until time of Service at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel. Cremation to follow. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made the Windsor Essex County Humane Society or Windsor & District Kidney Foundation. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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HERZOG, Ilonka (nee Jankovic)

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HerzogHERZOG, Ilonka (nee Jankovic)
November 13, 1919 – November 21, 2014
Passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the age of 95. Predeceased by husband Johann (1999). Dear mother of sons Rudy (Katie) Hal (Ruth), and Ryan (from Calgary). Grandmother to Darlene Varga (Mark), Dolores Richardson (Dave), James Herzog (Elizabeth), late Matthew Herzog, and Karen Blaak (Jeremy). Great-grandmother to Jessica, Nick, Zachary, Grace, Ava, Lukas, Lidija, Daina, Eli, and Esmé. She will be missed by many nieces and nephews from all over the world, many of whom she kept in contact with. The family wishes to thank the entire staff at Hotel Dieu – Grace Healthcare for their care and concern. Visiting at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East on Sunday, November 23, 2014 from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Visiting continues on Monday, November 24, 2014 from 10:30 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel. Interment to follow at Victoria Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made to the Salvation Army. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Reimer, Raymond John

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Reimer, Raymond John

Oct 7, 1941 – Nov 21, 2014 Left us peacefully surrounded by his family. Ray was strong in his faith, has a special place in everyone’s heart and he will be greatly missed. Beloved husband of Peggy Reimer (nee Armitage) for 50 years. Loving father of Cheryl South (Greg), Cynthia Reimer- Suggs, Colin (Mina). Predeceased by son Kenny Reimer (2012). Very special Grandfather to Julian, Deckard, Gibson, Jamie and Mae. Dear brother to Linda Stiff (Reg), Deborah Robinson and Todd Reimer (Jennifer), Julianne, Barb and Randy. Brother-in-law of Doris, Betsy (Ian), Judi, Caroline (Terry), Dorothy, Rosie and the late Bill Armitage. Visitation at St. John the Divine Orthodox Church, (1094 Drouillard Rd) Sunday November 23, 2014 from 7-8 p.m. with prayers at 7:30p.m. Funeral Service will take place at St. John the Divine Orthodox Church Monday November 24, 2014 at 10:30a.m. with Fr. Dean Katsilas officiating. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234.

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Alcocer , Ramona

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Alcocer , Ramona

Passed away peacefully on November 20, 2014 in Windsor, ON at the age of 66 years. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. As per Ramona’s wishes cremation has taken place. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared at www.windsorchapel.com

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MEILLEUR, Kathleen Irene (nee Knight)

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MeilleurMEILLEUR, Kathleen Irene (nee Knight)
It is with a mixture of sadness and joy that the family of Kathleen Meilleur announce her passing on November 20, 2014. Born April 3, 1945 in Windsor Ontario. Kathleen was a proud mother to Jerry Vezina (Denise), Deborah Carter (Dan); all of St. Thomas, and Kimmy Gonzalvo (Evaristo) of Windsor. Loving grandmother to 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Survived by sisters Rose, Deanna, Mary and Susanne, and brothers Robert, Tom, and Ronald. Predeceased by her brothers Richard and Peter. Kathleen is now dancing with Jesus in heaven, knowing her faith was secure. There will be a memorial service on Monday November 24, 2014 at 11 am at Vineyard Church (1650 Howard Ave.) Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (MAIN CHAPEL) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. Online condolences and shared memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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PICCININ, Fermino

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PiccininPICCININ, Fermino
Passed away peacefully on November 20, 2014 at the age of 93. Beloved husband to Carmela (nee Piccinato). Loving father to Orlando & wife Edie, and Donna & husband Egidio Garritano. Dear nonno to Rachelle (Tim), Claudia (Martin), Joseph and Judy. Dear great-grandfather to Andrew, Daniel, Julianna and Alessandra. Dear son of the late Pietro & Angela Piccinin. Fermino was the last remaining of 11 brothers & sisters and will be missed by many nieces and nephews. The family wishes to thank Dr. Fortuna, Dr. Bagga, the staff at the Renal Dialysis Unit and the staff at Dolce Vita Retirement Home for their care. Visiting At WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East on Sunday, November 23, 2014 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Services on Monday, November 24, 2014 at 10:15 from the funeral home then to St. Angela Merici for Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made the Renal Dialysis Unit at Windsor Regional Hospital, Ouellette Campus. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

 

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