WORTHY, John Joseph of Chatham

Posted by on April 28, 2014

Age 76 years of Chatham. Passed away Wednesday April 23, 2014 at C.K.H.A., Chatham. Survived by his children John Worthy Jr., Janet Worthy, Robert Worthy, Robin Worthy-Steagle, Tad Worthy, Dear friend of Judy Worthy and Sherry Flyn. Cremation Windsor Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to Secord & Smith Funeral Home, 8 Aberdeen St. Merlin.

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Kinnear, Guy of Midland

Posted by on April 27, 2014

(Member of the Midland Sports Hall of Fame, retired trainer of the Toronto Maple Leafs 1969-1989)  Entered into rest at the Georgian Bay General Hospital on Friday, April 18, 2014 in his 82nd year.  Predeceased by his wife Betty Rehill and will be missed by his partner Rita McReynolds.  Devoted father of Lisa Graham and Chris Kinnear. Loving grandfather of Aidan and Reegan Graham.  Guy will be fondly remembered by Rita’s children; Blair McReynolds, Brian McReynolds (Monica) and Karen Wolfe (Mike) and their children McKenna, Madison, Jake, Emma, Ryan and Reece.  Dear brother of Donna Nicholson (Jim) and the late Don and Anne.  The family will receive friends at the Penetanguishene Curling Club, 8 Owen Street on Sunday, April 27th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  A service to celebrate his life will be held at 1 p.m.  If desired, memorial donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or Bunn’s Kids would be appreciated.  Arrangements entrusted to the LeClair Cremation Centre.

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DUBOIS, Roland George Joseph of Sturgeon Falls, ON

Posted by on April 26, 2014

DUBOIS, RolandThe family announces with great sorrow his passing in Sturgeon Falls on Monday, April 21st, 2014 at the age of 78 years. Beloved friend of Julienne Bertha Boucher (née Gravel) of Sturgeon Falls. Survived by his father Alfred Gignac of Sudbury and predeceased by his mother Marie Gignac (née Régina). Loving father of Georgette MacDonald (Allan) of Sudbury, Lorraine Deforge (Chris) of St-Charles, Lucienne Bazinet (Gord) of Naughton, Angèle Lachance (Guy) of Cache Bay, Bruno (Jeannine) of Kelowna, B.C. and Gérard (Julie) of Cache Bay. Loving step-father of Ronald (late Connie), Robert (Susan) and Roger (Darleen) all of Hamilton, Richard (Lani) of Toronto and Sylvie Nardi (late Robert) of Hamilton. Predeceased by his step-daughter Nicole Bedard (Raymond of Hagar). Dear brother of Gary Gignac (Claire) of Sudbury, Billy Wagner (Rita) of Sault Ste-Marie, Gerry Moore of Niagara Falls and Jack Gignac of Sudbury. Predeceased by his brothers Roy Gignac (Cécile of Hanmer), Hector Beaudry and Noël Beaudry. Sadly missed by 28 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and by the Whissell family. Predeceased by 1 great-grandchild. Roland was a former Volunteer Fireman in St-Charles. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd, Sudbury on Thursday, April 24th, 2014 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 8 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 8 p.m. in the funeral home chapel, Sudbury. In lieu of flowers, donations (by cheque only) to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Liver Foundation would be appreciated.

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COMEAU “Penny”, Martha Theresa (née Richardson)

Posted by on April 25, 2014

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COMEAU “Penny”, Martha Theresa (née Richardson) –

Lovingly surrounded by family, Penny, in her 86th year, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014 at Albright Manor in Beamsville, Ontario.  Penny was very generous with her time, talents and gifts. She was the ultimate hostess and willing to travel when family needed her support. She was a devoted mother, a doting grandmother and a formidable card opponent, especially when playing rummy and auction 45, with family and friends.  Her infectious sense of humour, and her love of novels and films, will also be sorely missed.  Penny was born August 11, 1928 to George and Georgina Richardson (née De Silva) in Bathurst New Brunswick, and moved to Toronto in 1950. She is pre-deceased by her husband John A. Comeau (1975); sisters Ethel, Irene, June and Ricci, and brothers Edmund, Duncan, Harry and Howard.  She is survived by  sons Howard (Fim), Dana (Lisa) and Dylan and grandchildren Rebecca (Graeme), Kyle (Sarah), Laura, Kelsey and Kevin as well as her sister Maurita Deluca; sister-in-law Edna Richardson, brother-in-law Paul Beckstead and many nieces and nephews.  The family is especially thankful to the kind and attentive staff at Albright Manor who cared for Penny .  Sincere appreciation is also extended to the many residents who befriended  Penny, especially Deborah Barratt, who took Penny under her wing when she first moved in.

A family service and interment has taken place at Mount Hope Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario. If so desired, memorial donations in Penny’s memory may be made to the Salvation Army or a charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements were made through tallmanfuneralhomes.ca

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GREEN, Berkley Trevor of Brockville

Posted by on April 24, 2014

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 Entered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital Garden St. Site, on Wednesday April 23rd, 2014, Berkley Green of Brockville aged 70 years.  Beloved husband of the former Brenda Chatsick.  Loving father of Dr. Robert Green of Ancaster.  Cherished grandfather of Alexa, Austin and Aidan Green.  Also missed by mother-in-law Evelyn Chatsick, sister-in-law Pauline (Rev. David) Loucks and many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by parents Trevor and Verna (Healey) Green and sister Edna Glazier.

Family and friends may call at the Barclay Funeral Home, 137 Pearl St. East, Brockville on Saturday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Sunday April 27th, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.  Interment St. Francis Xavier Cemetery in Renfrew at a later date. In memory of Berkley donations to the Brockville District Hospital Foundation Palliative Care would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.  Messages of Condolence may be sent online at www.barclayfuneralhome.com

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Hatherill: Donald Robert of Sarnia

Donald Robert Hatherill, age 57 of Sarnia, passed away on Friday, April 16, 2014. Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Donald’s Life will be announced at a later date. Sympathy can be expressed through memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society. Arrangements entrusted to the D.J. Robb Funeral Home and CREMATION CENTRE.

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SILCOX: Mrs. Joyce (nee Fox), of Burlington, ON and formerly of Ancaster, St. Thomas & Frome.

Posted by on April 21, 2014

Joyce Silcox (b)SILCOX, Mrs. Joyce (nee Fox), of Burlington, formerly of Ancaster, St. Thomas and Frome, passed away at the Carpenter Hospice, Burlington on Thursday, April 17, 2014, in her 93rd year.  Beloved wife of the late Sidney A. “Sid” Silcox (2004).  Dearly loved mother of Bob Silcox of Burlington, and Lynda Procé (Henry) of Coldstream, BC.  Cherished grandmother of Brendan Procé, Christopher Procé (Leanne), Laura Bull (Jason), Jonathan Procé, Bethany Procé, and Jennifer Procé.  She will be dearly missed by her many nieces and nephews.   Born in Southwold Twp., ON, June 20, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Winnifred (nee Burley) Fox and the sister of the late Gerald Fox.  She married Sid Silcox on June 1, 1940 and they had celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary before his passing in September 2004.  Joyce was a well respected teacher at Mohawk College for many years and made lifelong friends there and everywhere she went. She was a member of Marshall Memorial United Church in Ancaster, where she faithfully served for 30 years.  Joyce loved crossword puzzles, sudoku puzzles, lunches with friends and was an avid bridge player up until April of this year.  Relatives and friends will be received on Thursday evening, April 24th from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160). The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, April 25th at 10:30 a.m., with interment to follow in Frome Cemetery.  If so desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society will be appreciated.

Email messages of condolence may be sent to siftonfuneralhome@sympatico.ca

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KNAPP, Lila of Hanover, formerly of Sullivan Township

Posted by on April 15, 2014

Knapp, LilaLila Edith Lydia Knapp of Hanover, formerly of Sullivan Township, passed away at Hanover & District Hospital on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 in her 93rd year.

 

Cherished mother of Shirley Clarke of Chesley, Eleanor Showell and her husband Brad Edmonstone of Beamsville and Murray and his wife Kathy of R.R. #4 Chesley. Loving grandmother of nine grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren and five great great-grandchildren. Lila will be sadly missed by her sister Ruby Knapp of Chesley, sisters-in-law Elda Mae Knapp of Chesley, Jean Knapp of Hanover and many nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by her beloved husband Arnold, sons-in-law Bruce Showell and Rick Clarke, great-granddaughter Taya Paterson, brother Elmer Pegelo and her parents, Louie and Eleanor (Lange) Pegelo.

 

Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Sunday from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. A funeral service celebrating Lila’s life will be held at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Chesley on Monday, April 21, 2014 at 1 p.m. Spring interment in Chesley Cemetery.

 

Memorial donations to St. Mark’s Lutheran Church or Chesley Hospital Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

 

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MANARY: Edward John “Ted” of Flamborough

Posted by on April 15, 2014

Edward Manary PhotoPassed away peacefully in his 88th year at Carpenter Hospice, Burlington on Monday, April 14, 2014. He was the beloved husband and best friend of Josene for 65 years. Dear father of Cheryl (Peter) Mogensen and Marnie (Chris) Stewart. Son of the late Wilbert and Rhoda Manary and brother of Pearl Bennett. Ted was the 5th generation to live in Flamborough. He was a farmer and drover. His passion was breeding and showing Aberdeen Angus cattle. Ted and Jo retired to Burlington in 1980, where he developed a talent in woodcarving. Cremation has taken place. In respecting Ted’s wishes regarding visitation, come and share your memories with family in Celebrating Ted’s life at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Satruday, April 19th from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Special thanks to the staff at HNHB, CCAC and Carpenter Hospice for all the TLC given to Ted and his family. For those who wish, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Charpenter Hospice or a chairty of your choice. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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ALLAN: Peter Gordon

Posted by on April 14, 2014

Peter Allan PictureIt is with saddened hearts we announce the passing of our Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother and Uncle; Peter Allan at McNally House, Grimsby on Sunday, April 13, 2014.  In work Peter had a knack for life’s colours; and in life the seeds he sowed grew into their own beautiful branches of the Allan family tree.  Saying goodbye are his wife Mary (nee Moran); children James (Jenn), Kim, Courtney, Emily and Kyle; granddaughter Abigail; and brothers Jim, Philip, Scott and Jeff.  Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Thursday, April 17 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.  Private burial will be held at Riverside Cemetery, Dunnville.  Special thanks to the staff of McNally House for their compassionate care and support.  Donations to McNally House, Grimsby would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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McKEOWN: Marjorie, of Durham and formerly of RR#1 Priceville

Posted by on April 11, 2014

McKeown, Marjorie Passed away at Rockwood Terrace on Friday, April 11th, 2014. Marjorie Irene (O’Neill) McKeown, of Durham and formerly of RR#1 Priceville, in her 89th year. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 58 years, Bob McKeown, in 2011. Loving mother of Frances and her husband Dave Semley of Port Colborne, Barb and her husband Myles Ryan of RR#1 Markdale, Tom McKeown and his wife Arlene of Burlington, and Peter McKeown and his wife Elizabeth of Sudbury. Cherished grandmother of John, Jennifer and her husband Mike, Robert and his wife Katie, Peter, Michael (Laura), Kathleen and Emily. Sister of Mary Farnsworth and Barbara O’Neill both of Etobicoke. Predeceased by her brother John O’Neill and her sister Theresa Lout. Friends may call at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, Durham on Sunday, April 13th from 2 – 4 and 7 -9 p.m., where a vigil prayer service will be held at 4 p.m. A rosary service will be held at the Funeral Home on Sunday evening at 6:30 with members of St. John’s Glenelg CWL. A mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. John’s Catholic Church, Glenelg Centre on Monday morning at 11 o’clock. Spring interment at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Lung Association or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.   www.mccullochwatsonfuneralhome.ca

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McCALLUM, Violet of Brampton, Ontario

Posted by on April 9, 2014

Peacefully on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at Bethell Hospice House in her 85th year.  Beloved wife of  John “Jack” McCallum.  Loving mother of Fred (Cris).  Proud grandmother of Renee.  Cherished great grandmother of Cortney and Carley.  A funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 1:00p.m at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E. Cobourg with interment following at Cobourg Union Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bethell Hospice House in Inglewood.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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Budziewicz: Else of Sarnia

ELSE (SCHLOTT) BUDZIEWICZ died peacefully on March 28, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Hospice Sarnia. Else was a woman of substance and enjoyed life to the fullest until her health deteriorated in 2012..  She leaves to mourn, her loving  son Brian (Audrey Stringer), grandson Jahn, granddaughter Brittany, sisters Hilda Cech and Alwine Michaelis and families in Germany.  Predeceased by her husband Jan (1981) and sister Olga (2013).  Born in Ukraine August 27, 1928 she and her family moved to Pomerania,-borderland between Germany and Poland, on Poland Baltic Coast during the Stalin era.  She moved to Canada in 1954, married her husband Jan in 1956 in Windsor, Ont. She gave birth to her only child Brian in 1958.  Else was a survivor and had a strong work ethic.  She worked the tobacco fields, Sarnia General Hospital Dietary Deptartment and Kresges on Front St Sarnia, before going into the restaurant business.  She and her husband owned several restaurants  in Lambton County and were the original owner of the Bridge Tavern in Point Edward.  Else was well known for her butter tarts, bread buns and potato pancakes.  She enjoyed many years at her cottage in Port Franks and made many memories with her grandchildren.  She always said you had your working –  years and then your playing –  years and  she did both to the fullest.  She traveled extensively and her favorite trips were to the  Northwest Territories and the Rio Grande.  At age 53 she got her driver’s license and bought a truck.  She enjoyed reading novels and biographies and her favorite singer was Sarah Brightman.  She loved her vegetable and flower gardens and knitting became a passion in 2012.  Else was a woman of courage, strength, determination, opinionated, fearless, generous and kind.  Due to ill health in December 2012 she made the decision to move from her family home to an apartment -Marquis East on Exmouth St. until January 19, 2014 when she was admitted to St. Joseph’s Hospice. Private family service has taken place and a public celebration of Else’s life will be announced at a later date.  Our heartfelt thanks to Dr. Maddison, Deanna Gibson pastoral chaplain, staff and volunteers at St. Joseph’s Hospice, VON nurse Sheila Thompson, CCAC case manager Evelyn Dixon, Marion, staff and residents at Marquis East.  In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice (cheques only).

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KINSMAN: Julia Esther, of Sarnia

JulieKinsmanWebKINSMAN, Julia - has “finished well”.  Born Julia Esther Phillips, October 26, 1929.  Born Again at 9 years of age and welcomed home into the loving arms of her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ April 6, 2014.  Survived by her children, Rebekah Johnson (Eric), Linda Andrews (Paul), Bruce (Jan) and Lori Kinsman (predeceased by her husband Christopher).  Julia was predeceased by her loving husband Lyle (2001) and two sons Samuel (1993) and Christopher (1995).  Beloved Gramma to Laura (Richard), Iain, Miranda, Mark, Melanie (Adam), Adam (Pamela), Joshua (Jennifer), Matthew (Bethany), Phillip (Alexandra) and Amber.  Great Gramma to Eric, Robyn, and Malia, Silas and Levi, Elijah, Christopher and Alexis, and anticipated arrival of her 9th great grandchild due in August.  Also survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews whom she loved dearly.  Much appreciation to the many kind caregivers of Bluewater Health and gratitude beyond the capacity of words to express to her extended family at Sovereign Grace Community Church for their love, affection, generosity and care shown over the last number of years. Resting at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 102 N. Victoria Street, Sarnia where the family will receive friends on Friday, April 11th from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 12th at 11:00 a.m.  from SOVEREIGN GRACE COMMUNITY CHURCH (365 Talford St.).  Interment at Moore Union Cemetery, Mooretown.  Sympathy donations to Sovereign Grace Community Church or The Gideons Bible would be appreciated.  Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through djrobb.on.ca

“Glory to Jesus”

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FRASER: Shelby Lynn of Hamilton formerly of Sarnia

Posted by on April 8, 2014

FRASER obituary pictureIt is with deeply saddened hearts that the family announces the passing of Shelby Lynn Fraser on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at the age of 25. Cherished mother of Jaiden James Fraser. Loving daughter of Gary Fraser (Kathi Pereira). Dear sister of Lisa and Amanda Pereira and Kory Paulley. Loved niece of Alan (Dianne), Jim (Noli), Walter (Janet), and Glen (Brenda). Survived by several cousins and extended family in Scotland. Also leaves behind her grandmother Margaret (the late James) Fraser. Shelby was a member of Junior Achievement, the Girl Guides, and volunteered at Living Rock Ministries. She will be sadly missed by all those who knew and loved her.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, with family and friends being received one hour prior to the service. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Living Rock Ministries (cheques only at the funeral home please).  Memories and condolences may be sent online at smithfuneralhome.ca

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PEATTIE: Ian Johnston of Waterdown, ON

Posted by on April 6, 2014

PeattiePeacefully at Alexander Place, Waterdown on Sunday, April 6, 2014, Ian Peattie, in his 82nd year. Beloved husband of Muriel (nee Berry). Dear father of the late Douglas (Marion), Janice (Gordon) Thompson, Kenneth (Shelley), Allan (Sue), Sharon (Len) Lawrence, and step-children Neil Gordon, and Diane (Jim) Reid. Loving grandfather of twelve grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Also survived by his sisters, Margaret (Mike) Mociuk, Ina Clemens and his brother Gordon. Predeceased by his brothers Bob and Jim. Ian served in the Canadian Airforce for 15 years and following his discharge made a career of working on aircraft. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Friday, April 11, 2014 from 11 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 12 p.m. Reception to follow in the Family Centre. Interment later at Belsyde Cemetery, Fergus. If so desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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Richardson: Bonnie Irene of Sarnia

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Surrounded by family and friends at Bluewater Health on Thursday, April 3, 2014,  BONNIE (WATT) RICHARDSON, age 64 of Sarnia. Beloved  wife of 43 years to Paul Richardson. Dear sister of Vicky Whittington and  Bryan Watt and his wife Marion all of Sarnia. Predeceased by her parents Samuel Watt  and Gladys Ann (Brown) Watt. Will also be missed by her many nieces and nephews great nieces and great nephews. Family will receive friends at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE  on Saturday, April 12, 2014 between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. with cremation to follow.

 

A reception celebrating Bonnie’s life will follow the visitation in which details will be announced at the funeral home.

No funeral service will be held.  Sympathy  may be expressed through donations to  Bluewater Health Sarnia  Palliative Care.

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MACINNES: Ian H. of London, Ont. formerly Port Stanley

Posted by on March 28, 2014

Ian MacInnesMacInnes – Ian Hugh MacInnes passed away at his residence on March 22, 2014 at the age of 78. Ian was born in Windsor, the son of the late John and Katie MacInnes.  After a career as a former police officer with the Leamington police force and Military Policeman with the NATO forces in Laar, Germany and Cyprus, Greece, Ian retired from the federal government, Unemployment Insurance Division.  Ian’s interests were many and included the Liberal Party, Scottish Club and the former Panaroma Multicultural Festival, London City Press Club and for many years umpired baseball throughout the London area.  Acting was a passion with Ian, being involved with the London Community Players and professionally in the Final 24 series, as well as numerous commercials.  Ian will be fondly remembered by Sharon Clarke of Port Stanley and her children Genevieve, Rachale and Jackie Cavanagh; his daughter Katherine (Brad) Frederick, four grand children and his son Murray of Leamington; his sisters Katherine (Vern, deceased) Thompson, Margaret (David) Kechnie all of Sudbury, Peggy Ann (Paul) Bradshaw of Windsor and by his brother Angus (Kate) MacInnes of Edinburgh, Scotland and numerous nephews and nieces.  Cremation has taken place; a private internment of the ashes will be held at a later date.  Arrangements entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home, 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570).  If desired donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or CMHA/PTSD are sincerely appreciated.  Personal condolences to the families can be made at www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.

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Blanchard: Grace of Sarnia

blanchardgracewebPeacefully at Trillium Villa Nursing Home on Friday, March 21, 2014  GRACE  (Pyette) BLANCHARD age 96 of Sarnia. Beloved wife of the late Charles Edward Blanchard (1997). Much loved mother of Gail Warren of Sarnia, Linda Thompson (Ted) of Sarnia and the late Michael (Cynthia) of  Pt. Edward.  Cherished grandmother of Randy and Lorraine Warren of Camlachie, Holly and Peter Moore of Corunna, Nancy and David Gagne of Thorold, Kelly Steeves of Sarnia, Darren and Stacey Thompson of Toronto and Chris Blanchard of Calgary. Dear great grandmother to Karen and Mathew Warren, Amy Moore, Beth (Craig) Blair  and Julie Moore, Christopher and Andrew Gagne,  Max and Nick Steeves, Piper and Mick Thompson. Will be missed by her siblings; Ed (June) Pyette, Jackie  (Walt) Pearson, June Willick and Jim and (Marg) Pyette as well as several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Captain Ed and Helen Pyette, sister Elsie Carr and Edith Addison and brother Reg Pyette, great grandson Timothy Warren and son in-law Richard Warren.    A funeral service will be held from the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE  on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. with visitation one hour prior to service time with interment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery. Memorial donation to Trillium Villa Recreational Fund or to the Sarnia and District Humane Society. Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through djrobb@cogeco.net.http://www.djrobb.on.ca

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Devine: Margaret of Sarnia

devinepicwebAt her residence on Monday, March 10, 2014, MARGARET MARY (McCANN) DEVINE, age 67, of Sarnia, beloved wife of the late Leo Devine(2009). Loving mother of Eamonn Devine (Pamela), Kevin Devine (Julie), Brian Devine, Michael Devine (Jackie) and Leona Devine. Loving grandmother of Caitlain, Amberlynn, Maggie, Ryan, Christina, Jenna, Emma, Jason and Julie. Dear Sister of Jim and Noel McCann of Derry, N. Ireland. Pre-deceased by her parents William and Catherine, brothers Tommy, Mike, Hugh, Liam and sister Rona. Dear sister in law  of John Devine of Sarnia, Edward Devine (Rosaleen), Philomena Bell (Brian), Nora MacShane and the late Patsy all of Ireland, Margaret Broomfield (Bernie) of England. She shall be missed by many nieces and nephews in Ireland and Canada. “Maggie” was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother who enjoyed spending time with the joys of life, her husband, kids and grandchildren. Family and friends will be received at D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTRE 102 Victoria Street N, Sarnia ON on Saturday March 15th 2014 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Cremation has taken place and a private family interment shall take place at a later date. Sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada (cheques only please). Messages of condolence may be sent to the family through djrobb@cogeco.net.

 

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LALONDE, Eugénie “Gene” of Chelmsford, ON

Posted by on March 9, 2014

LALONDE, EugenieThe family announces with great sorrow her passing in Sudbury on Thursday, February 27th, 2014 at the age of 81 years.  Beloved wife of Roger A. Lalonde of Chelmsford.  Daughter of the late Cham and of the late Marie-Anne (née Lacasse) Ducharme.  Loving mother of Gilles (Debbie) of Hamilton, Yvon of Edmonton, Lise Lalonde (Wayne) of Hanmer, Marielle Lalonde (Dave) and Colette Stutt (Darren) both of Sudbury and Monique Laplante (Brian) of Azilda.  Predeceased by her brothers and sisters Rosario, Antonio, Sylvio, Roméo, Julien, Roger, Lucienne, Léonie, Béatrice, Délicia and Émilio.  Cherished grandmother of Mark, Jenny, Stéphanie, Maxine, Sophie, André, Josée, Eric, Steven, Renée, Megan, Sylvain, Christine and great-grandmother of Kylie, Émilie, Cameron, Caleb, Nyla, Tyler and Rylan.  Special thanks to Health Sciences North, Dr. Knight, Dr. Nistico and Dr. Boyle for their kind and compassionate care.  The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd, Sudbury on Sunday, March 2nd, 2014 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9:30 p.m.  Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday at 11 a.m. at Notre-Dame-du-Rosaire Church, Blezard Valley.  Donations (by cheque only) to the Northern Cancer Foundation would be appreciated.

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MAHAFFY, Alice (née Charron) of Sudbury

Posted by on March 9, 2014

MAHAFFY, AliceThe family announces with great sorrow her passing in Sudbury on Sunday, February 16th, 2014 at the age of 97 years.  Wife of the late Harold Mahaffy (1992).  Daughter of the late Severe Charron (father), Victoria Carriere (mother), and Maria Desgroseillier (step-mother).  Beloved mother of Norman (Fay) of Cambridge and Dorothy Cooper (late Russell) of Sudbury.  Predeceased by her sons Donald and Bryand.  Sadly missed by her grandchildren Linda Martin, David Mahaffy (Michele), Barry Cooper (Tammy), Nadine Ford, Darrell Mahaffy, Sheri Bradbury (Joe).  Predeceased by her grandsons Bryand Cooper and Michael Cooper.  Deeply loved by her 19 great-grandchildren and her 2 great-great-grandchildren.  The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the Park Place staff at Pioneer Manor for their kind and compassionate care.  In keeping with Alice’s request, there will be no visitation.  Mass and Christian burial will be held at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, donations (by cheque only) to Pioneer Manor (Sudbury) or Community Living Timmins.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, Sudbury.

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THOMPSON : MARIE T. of Newboro

Posted by on March 7, 2014

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THOMPSON :  MARIE  T.

 

 

Suddenly at her residence, Newboro on Thursday March 6, 2014. Marie, beloved wife of Arthur Thompson. Dear daughter-in-law of Muriel Thompson of Westport. Dear sister-in law of James (Carol) Thompson of Newboro. Also survived by nieces, nephews and cousins. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations made to St. Mary’s Anglican Church, Newboro or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.    

 Funeral Arrangements entrusted to the Scotland Funeral Home- 27 Main Street Elgin – K0G 1E0 – 613-359-5555 or at www.scotlandfuneralhome.com

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Mills: Mercedes of Sarnia

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Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice on Thursday March 6, 2014 MERCEDES B. (KELLEY) MILLS has passed away at the age of 55.  Loving daughter of David and Bronwen Kelley.    Beloved wife of Gary Mills for 31 years.  Cherished mother of Kelly Mortenson (Joe), David (Jessica) Mills and Ashley Mills.  Dear grandmother of Thomas Cooper Mills, Morgan Ryle Mills and expected granddaughter baby Mills.  Also survived by 4 wonderful sisters, Pam Kelley, Pat Kelley, Heather May and Jennifer Vail (Bill).  Nieces Rebecca and Amanda May and nephew Justin Vail.  In 1959 at the age of 1 yr, her mother took her to see Queen Elizabeth II  as she drove by in her car going to Canatara Park.  Mercedes was employed at the R. C. L. Br 62 as a bartender then spent the last 10 yrs at Sarnia Produce as a cashier where she enjoyed working with the Troiani family who she called her work family.  She loved to read, make puzzle, go on road trip (drive only),  her Friday nights scrapbooking,  the ladies at Lasting Impressions and camping at Orchardview Trailer Park for 18 yrs.  Mercedes treasured her time with Thomas and Morgan Ryle and her family.  Cremation has taken place and a celebration of Mercedes’ life will be held on Monday March 10th at 11:00 a.m. from the D. J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTRE.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service.  Sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Breast Cancer Society or the Relay for Life.  The family would like to send a special thank you to the staff of St. Joseph’s Hospice, Dr. Maddison, Dr. Dostaler, Dr. Yoshida, the nurses at the Cancer Clinic and her home care nurse Nicol McColl for their care and compassion. 

 

The D.J. Robb Funeral Home and Cremation Centre

102 N. Victoria Street, Sarnia, ON, N7T 5W9

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

 

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GAYLARD: Marion Elizabeth (nee Campbell) of Burlington, ON

Posted by on March 4, 2014

Marion GaylardMarion, in her 96th year, with her loving daughters by her side, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hamilton on Tuesday, March 4, 2014. The world has lost a very special lady whose sparkling blue eyes, beautiful smile and generous spirit captured the hearts of all who knew her. Predeceased by her loving husband and best friend Frederick Gaylard. Much loved and adored mother of Shelley and Marnie. Predeceased by her parents Robert and Annie Campbell and sister Norma Torrance. Aunt, cousin and friend to many who will greatly miss her. Marion was a graduate R.N. of Hamilton General Hospital class of 1940A. She was a dedicated nurse both at the Hamilton General Hospital and McGregor Clinic, Hamilton. She was a member of the choir at West Plains United Church for 45 years and a charter member of West Plains U.C.W. Many will remember her husband Frederick Gaylard, former Inspector with Halton Regional Police Service. The Gaylard family would like to extend our thanks to all the doctors, nurses and support staff at St. Joseph’s Hospital 7 Flex, and 5th Floor Complex Care Unit, who cared for our mother. Sincere thanks to Dr. Mark Grafham, our family physician for all his support and wonderful care. Visitation will be held at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Friday, March 7, 2014 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held at WEST PLAINS UNITED CHURCH, 549 Plains Rd. W., Burlington on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 10 a.m. Interment following at Woodland Cemetery, Hamilton. In lieu of flowers, donations to the West Plains United Church Lights Fund or the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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