LEHMAN: Anne, of Durham

Posted by on July 31, 2014

Passed away peacefully with family by her side at Rockwood Terrace, Durham on Thursday, July 31st, 2014. The former Anne Blanche Gomm, of Durham, in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Vince Lehman. Loving mother of Lois and her husband Larry Wright of Durham. Cherished grandmother of Laurie and her husband Richard Neale of London, England and Steven Wright and his wife Sarah of Mount Forest. Great-grandmother of Adia, Matthew, Emmie, Jacob, Alyssa, Liam, Julian, Justin and Karley. Survived by her sister Ruby Brown. Predeceased by her parents Harry and Annie Gomm, her sisters Marion Weppler, Nellie Brown, Dorothy Beaton and her infant sister Ruth Gomm, and her brothers-in-law Alfred Weppler, Victor Brown, Keith Beaton and Gordon Brown. Anne enjoyed music and she was active with church work and loved to sing in various choirs. She also loved to read, she enjoyed gardening and she enjoyed various crafts, including weaving and oil painting. Anne had a strong faith and her family was a very important part of her life. Friends may call at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, Durham on Monday, August 4th from 1 -2 p.m., where a celebration of Anne’s life will be held at 2 o’clock. Interment will be held at the Durham Cemetery on Tuesday morning at 11 o’clock. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to Rockwood Terrace Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.  www.mccullochwatsonfuneralhome.ca

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.mccullochwatsonfuneralhome.ca/.

DeLOCHT, FRANK of Cedar Springs

Posted by on July 31, 2014

DeLocht, Frank1

Frans “Frank” DeLocht of Cedar Springs passed away on Thursday July 31, 2014 at the age of 90 years.  Frank was one of three boys born in Belgium to the late Jan and Maria (Geentjens) DeLocht and he is survived by his brothers Lowie and Karel both in Belgium, by his sisters-in-law Roza and Gusta Soentjens and also by his extended family in Belgium.  Frank enjoyed farming until his retirement.  He was predeceased by his wife Margarethe (Soentjens) DeLocht on January 8, 2004.  Cremation has taken place.  A private interment will be held at Evergreen Cemetery, Blenheim.  Online condolences may be left for the family at www.blenheimcommunityfuneralhome.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://blenheimcommunityfuneralhome.com.

Reaume, Louis

Posted by on July 31, 2014

Passed away peacefully on July 31, 2014 at 59 years of age at The Village of Aspen Lake. Reunited with his parents Zephire and Dorothy Reaume and his brother Dwayne. Loving brother of Yvette Reaume. Dear uncle of Michael, Matthew and Melissa. Special thanks to the Village Lodge Rest Home, St. Joachim Manor and The Village of Aspen Lake for their excellent care over the years. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario – Windsor Chapter or to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Saturday at 11:30am until time of service at 1:30pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.FamiliesFirst.ca/.

Ronson, Lanny

Posted by on July 31, 2014

web_Ronson, LannyPeacefully on July 30, 2014 surrounded by his loving children at 69 years of age. Cherished husband of the late Kay (July 5, 2014). Adored father of Lanny and wife Lesley and Kelly and husband Michael Kopcok. Treasured Grandpa of Courtney, Rhiannon, Mikayla, Michael and Lainey. Predeceased by his brother Leonard. He will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. He was a good friend of the John George family of Belle River. Lanny served in the Canadian Armed Forces for 3 years before joining the Windsor Police Services in 1970. He retired in 2004 after proudly serving over 34 years. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed spending time with his German Shepherds. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Special thank you to JoAnn Beaudoin and the McFarlane family for all of their care and compassion. Also, to CCAC, End of Life/ Oncology team and to Jackie Roberts RN VON. Visiting Tuesday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Wednesday 10am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.FamiliesFirst.ca/.

Mitchell, George “Mitch” of Leamington

Posted by on July 31, 2014

MitchellGeorgePaper82 years, passed away peacefully, with his family by his side, on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at London Health Sciences Centre. Beloved husband of Anne. Dear father Laura Helwig and Jon Hagan, Alanna and Harry Garbarino, William “Bill” Mitchell, Kim Heydon and Sandra Palesh. Loving grandfather Ryan and Jessica, Philip, and Alicia. Dear brother of Pat Mitchell. Mitch was a longtime member of AA, and owner/operator of Mitch’s Spider Control. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Sunday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Mitch’s life at the Funeral Home on Monday, August 4, 2014 at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends may share memories or make donations at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

Davis, Douglas Louis of Kingsville

Posted by on July 31, 2014

WindsorStarFrame, DavisDoug copyIt is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Douglas Louis Davis, long-time resident of Kingsville, ON, on the 29th of July, 2014, while surrounded by his loving family. Our dad leaves behind his best friend and soul mate of 64 years, Pat. Doug was born on August 30, 1928 in Windsor Ontario to the late Catherine and Douglas Davis. Dad filled our home and hearts with his love, beautiful singing voice, gentleness and witty sense of humour. His most endearing moments with Pat were on the hill where they captured the best of the day overlooking their lake. He left wonderful memories for his children, whom he loved very much. The legacy Doug & Pat built together lives on in their children, grandchildren and great grandchild. Cherished father to John and wife Stacey Davis of Kingsville, Bob and wife Jody Davis of Kingsville, late infant son Gerald (1955), Doug and wife Ingrid Davis of Aurora, ON, Liz Davis of Orange, Australia, Nancy and husband Dean Coghill of Kingsville, Sue and husband Dan Lethbridge of London, ON. Loving Papa to: Kristy, Kate, Matthew, Michael, Benjamin, Rebecca, Joshua, Liam, Hannah, Angus, Amanda, Ashley, Nathan, Sebastian, and Maddie. Great grandfather to Norah and baby Davis due in September, Lord willing. Brother to Ken and Robert Davis. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Doug’s life at the Funeral Home on Friday, August 1, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice). Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

Campbell, Dr. Don of Dutton

Posted by on July 31, 2014

Dr. Don Campbell of Dutton, passed away peacefully at the St Thomas Elgin General Hospital in this 82nd year. Don graduated from University of Western Ontario in 1957 and carried on an active medical practice in Dutton, Ontario for over 50 years. He is predeceased by his wife Gayle [Grenlay 2011] and sister Carol Thomas. Don is survived by his two sisters Joyce Thorpe and Jeanne Mason as well as 8 nieces and nephews. The family wishes to express their extreme gratitude to his friends Rose and Alan McGough, Hugh Hunter and Linda Williston who were so loyal and attentive, particularly in the time leading up to his death. Also would like to thank Dr Khodaei and Dr Hossain and the wonderful nursing staff on the 5th floor. Respecting Don’s wishes there will be no Funeral visitation or funeral service. Memorial donations to the S.T.E.G.H. Foundation is gratefully appreciated by the family. Arn Funeral Home 193 Shackleton St. Dutton 519-762-2416 entrusted with arrangements. Email condolences may be left at arnfuneralhome@bellnet.ca

For more information about this obituary visit http://canadaobits.ca/author/arnfh/.

BISHOP: Dorothy Ellen (nee Oliver) of St. Thomas, Ont.

Posted by on July 31, 2014

BISHOP – Dorothy Ellen (nee Oliver) of St. Thomas, Ont. passed away peacefully at Caressant Care – Mary Bucke on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at the age of 82.  Beloved wife of Jim Bishop.  Dorothy is survived by children Fred (Ann) Bishop of St. Thomas, Keith (Linda) Bishop of Cambridge, Rick Bishop (Colleen) of Glencoe, Ron (Tammy) Bishop of Durham, and Roy (Cathy) Bishop of British Columbia.  Dorothy will be missed by her ten grandchildren and many great grandchildren.  She is also survived by three sisters and two brothers-in-law in England, and many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her son Tony Bishop, and her daughter Elizabeth Bishop.  Arrangements have been entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570).  In keeping with Dorothy’s wishes, cremation has taken place.  A Memorial Service will be held at the Highland Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in London, at a later date.  If desired, donations to Highland Kingdom Hall would be appreciated.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.

GRAVES: Marcia Yvonne (nee Hughes) of St. Thomas, Ont.

Posted by on July 31, 2014

GRAVES – Marcia Yvonne Graves (nee Hughes) of Caressant Care-Mary Bucke in St. Thomas passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at the age of 89.  Arrangements entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570).  Personal condolences to the family can be sent to www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.

TOTTEN: James Lawrence

Posted by on July 31, 2014

totten TOTTEN: James Lawrence.

Born October 1, 1925 in Vancouver,B.C. – Larry Totten passed away peacefully at Coleman Care Centre, Barrie on Friday, July 25th, 2014, age 88. Beloved husband of Phyllis. Fondly remembered as a kind and loving man by daughter Patricia Storell and son Tore Storell of Calgary,Alberta and daughter Selena, B.C.; Phyllis’s children and grandchildren: Michelle McMillan and daughter Amelia Wood of Guelph, Ontario; Greg McMillan and his wife Cynthia of B.C.; Hugh McMillan, his wife Linda Thomson and children Jennifer and Travis McMillan of B. C.; Matthew McMillan, his wife Sharon Taylor and their children Clayton and Amber McMillan of Innisfil, Ontario.

Cremation has taken place. Friends and family are invited to celebrate Larry’s life at the home of Phyllis Totten in Innisfil from 2-5 pm on Sunday, August 24th, 2014.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.peacefultransition.ca.

O’Neil, Mary Ann (nee Lepri)

Posted by on July 31, 2014

web_oneil mary annPassed away peacefully on July 30, 2014 at 75 years of age. Loving mother of the late Mary Kay (1960), Diane and husband Tony Carbonaro, Peggy Matte, and Tim O’Neil. Cherished Nana of Jennifer and Shannon Matte, Jeramie Carbonaro and Stacey Masserey. Adored great-nana of Autumn, Dante, Isaac, Cayo, Avery, Nicholas, Ethane, Sabastian, and Xavier. Dear sister of Patricia Malone. She will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. If you so desire, donations to the Humane Society of Windsor and Essex County would be appreciated. Arrangements incomplete. Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at  www.FamiliesFirst.ca

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.FamiliesFirst.ca/.

Monforton, Lloyd

Posted by on July 31, 2014

web_monforton lloydIt is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Lloyd Francis Monforton on July 29th, 2014 at the age of 83. He passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends. Lloyd leaves behind his best friend and soulmate Lucille (Blais) of 55 years. Dear father of Lise (Kyle) Goettl and Yvette (Brian) Miller. Proud Papa of Tyler (Simran), Ryan (deceased), Travis and Hannah Goettl; Bryce (Danica), Brittany (Nick), Brett (Kayla) and Brooke Miller. Cherished great-papa of Hunter Miller. Dear son of the late Romeo and Lily. Dear brother of Roy (Florence), Leona Langlois, Mary-Jane Grady, Jim (Doris), Cecilia and Marguerite Reeb, sister-in-law Carmel and Migs. Brother-in-law of Gerard and Angeline Marentette, Maxine Blais, Phil and Rosita Blais, Tom and Gaby Blais and Louis Blais. Predeceased by brothers Nelson (Estelle), Father Marc, Leo and Orval and the late Paul Langlois and Joe Grady. Sadly missed by numerous nieces and nephews. Special friend of Brian Thibert and the Rocheleau family. Lloyd worked 37 years as a carpenter for Buttery Construction. He was an avid fan of the Montreal Canadiens and the Detroit Tigers. Member of River Canard K of C. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Joseph Restoration Fund or Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Saturday 7-9pm and Sunday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Prayers Sunday evening 7:30pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Monday, family and friends are invited to meet at St. Joseph Church River Canard (9399 Townline Rd.) after 9:30am followed by Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Interment St Joseph Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.FamiliesFirst.ca/.

KOBE: Madeleine of Hanover

Posted by on July 31, 2014

kobe-webMadeleine Kobe, of Hanover, passed away at The Village Senior’s Community, Hanover on Thursday, July 31, 2014, in her 98th year.

Born in Vawn, Saskatchewan of July 20, 1917.  Madeleine worked in a nursing home as a care giver until her retirement and was a member of the United Church Women.

Survived by daughter Marianne Gilkinson of Hanover, grandchildren George Magwood, Richard Gilkinson, Michael Gilkinson and Luanne Gilkinson, eight greatgrandchildren and four greatgreatgrandchildren.  Also survived by her son-in-law Bill Roseborough of Hanover.  Predeceased by her husband Charles Kobe, daughters Karen Roseborough and Joyce Kobe Magwood, half sister Dora Sisson, and son-in-law Jim Gilkinson.

Visitation will be held at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Saturday, August 02, 2014 from 9:30 am until the time of the Funeral Service at 10:30 am.  Pastor Barb Foerster officiating. Interment in Hanover Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Hanover and District Hospital Foundation’s Memory Garden would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Register book available at www.mightonfunerahome.ca

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.mightonfuneralhome.ca.

SLAUGHTER, Norman Albert

Slaughter, Norman blkPassed away peacefully at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Monday July 28, 2014 at the age of 78.  He will be lovingly remembered by his goddaughter Lana Richardson and her children Maurice, Tia, Breanna and Cheyenne.  Norm will be at MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME 5917 Main Street, Niagara Falls where visitation will be held on Thursday evening from 7-9 p.m.  For those who wish memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.

Memories, photos and condolences may be shared at www.morseandson.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.morganfuneral.com.

VERMERIEN: Barbara “Barb” of Watford

Posted by on July 31, 2014

IMG_4760editPeacefully, surrounded by her family on Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at the age of 57, Barbara Evelyn Vermeiren of Watford passed away. Barb is survived by her loving husband Adrian and by her children Erik (Brenda) of Watford, Rebecca “Becky” (Patrick) Sitlington of London and Katelyn of Watford. Nana to Conor, Eva and Alexander Vermeiren and Maxwell, Jillian, Paige and Benjamin Sitlington. Barb will be sadly missed by her loving mother Sue Williams and mother-in-law Mary Vermeiren. Barb is predeceased by her son Brent (1984), her father Sherman (2009) and her father-in-law Henry Vermeiren (2013). Survived by her siblings Bob (Evelyne) Williams and Mark (Corie) Williams. Barb is also survived by many brother’s and sister’s in law and nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held at the WATFORD CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS on Friday, August 1st, 2014 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Our Lady Help of Christians Parish on Saturday, August 2nd, at 11am. Father Tom Donohue Celebrant. Donations to Lambton County Developmental Services or the Children’s Hospital of Western Ontario would be greatly appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denningfuneralhome.com . 

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.denningfuneralhome.com.

GREEN, Dorothea formerly of Route 2 Listowel

Posted by on July 30, 2014

Green, DorotheaDorothea Green – formerly of RR2 Listowel, passed away peacefully at Knollcrest Lodge, Milverton on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at the age of 93. Dorothea was the daughter of the late John and Helen (Pretswell) Keith. She was a member of TrowbridgeUnitedChurch and Trowbridge U.C.W. She enjoyed quilting, knitting, playing cards and spending time with her family.

Beloved wife of the late Alfred Green who predeceased her in 2003. Loving mother of Doug of RR2 Listowel, Don and Maria of Monkton. Special grandma of Wesley of Mississauga, Tina and Jesse Beirnes of Listowel, Jesse of Monkton and great grandma of Parker Beirnes. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews.

Dorothea was the last surviving member of her family being predeceased by her sisters Agnes and her husband Clarence Duncan, Bella and her husband Milton Denstedt, her brothers Marshall and his wife Catherine Keith, and James Keith in infancy. Also predeceased by her son Dale in infancy.

Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Friday August 1 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service to celebrate her life will be held on Saturday August 2, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with Ruth Long officiating. Interment in FairviewCemetery, Listowel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Knollcrest Lodge or ListowelMemorialHospital appreciated by the family. www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca.

GLOVER, Doug of Carleton Place

Posted by on July 30, 2014

Glover, Doug1

Doug Glover, a retired Captain of the Royal Canadian Air Force passed away on Tuesday July 29, 2014 at the age of 84 years.  Husband of the late Kathleen Glover and Therese Glover.  Father of Kathleen Glover of Smith Falls and Joel & Elizabeth Glover of Carleton Place.  Doug loved his time in service to his country and the many places he was privileged to visit. For over 41 years he provided inspiration to others at the AA meetings he attended wherever he lived. Those who knew Doug knew that he could find the silver lining in most anything. He will be missed by family and friends. He was looking forward to the adventure of his final flight.

Family and friends are invited to gather at the Blenheim Community Funeral Home on Monday August 4, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. where a Service of Remembrance will be held for Doug before proceeding to Evergreen Cemetery where his urn will be interred next to Kathleen and Therese. Friends wishing to remember Doug with a memorial donation are asked to consider the War Amps. Online condolences for the family and memorial donations may be left at www.blenheimcommunityfuneralhome.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://blenheimcommunityfuneralhome.com.

Evon, Elizabeth “Betty” (Nee Air)

Posted by on July 30, 2014

web_Evon, ElizabethPeacefully on July 30, 2014 at 90 years of age surrounded by her loving family. Cherished wife of Carl for 61 years. Loving mother of Jayne and her late husband Michael Lesansky and Marc Evon and wife Brenda. Treasured Grandma of Justin, Jordan, Aubyn, Madison and Bryce. Dear sister of John Air (Mary), Sandy Air (late Flo) and companion Joan and Fred Air. Predeceased by her brothers George (late Anne) and Peter Air (late Mary). Loved sister-in-law of Louise and husband Ray Adams and Jo-Anne Evon. Predeceased by her brother-in-laws Donald and Merle. She will be sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews. Mom was a kind-hearted woman who loved family and socializing with friends. She shared her love of travel with her family and her grandchildren. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and will be deeply missed by all who had the pleasure to have known her. Special thanks to Dr. Ian McLeod and the dedicated staff at Extendicare Southwood Lakes for their kindness and care. Funeral arrangements incomplete, please contact Families First 3260 Dougall Ave., South Windsor (519-969-5841). For further information please visit www.FamiliesFirst.ca

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.FamiliesFirst.ca/.

MUNN: Doreen of London

Posted by on July 30, 2014

24511 MunnMUNN, Doreen….

Peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family, on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, Doreen (Pomeroy) Munn of London, in her 80th year, passed away after a short illness.  Beloved wife of the late Alvin Munn (1999), and dear mother to the late Bob Munn (2007), and Darlene Silverman (Rick).  Loving gramma to Melanie Oulds (Adam), Stephanie Munn, Natasha Stewart (Shawn), Jennifer Arlt (Grant), Amy Williams (Chris Gallagher), Jason Munn, Charles Silverman (Erica), Jen Silverman, Awesomest great-gramma to Tristan, Ethan, Sierra, Darien, Jaden, Gavan, Kasee, Jaxon, Nakya,Tayven, Evelyn and Natalya.  Lovingly remembered by her brother John Holcak, her daughter-in-law Elsa Munn, and her sister-in-law Carol Pomeroy.  Predeceased by her siblings Gordon Pomeroy, Bill Holcak, and Enid Devine.  Friends will be received by the family from 7-9pm on Friday, August 1, 2014, at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London.  The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 10:30 am. Interment in Woodland Cemetery, London.  As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to Make-A-Wish – Southwestern Ontario, 307 Commissioners Road West, London, ON, N6J 1Y4 or the charity of your choice.  Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.amgfh.com.

FARNWORTH: John George “Jack” of Belleville

Posted by on July 30, 2014

Farnworth, John George “Jack” – peacefully at Lennox & Addington County General Hospital on Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 in his 84th year. Son of the late Percy and Olive Farnworth. Beloved husband of Micheline Farnworth of Belleville. Loving father of Eric and his wife Bonnie of Milton. Proud grandfather of Erica and Katrina. Jack is survived by his brother Clifford (Faye) Farnworth of Sarnia, by his sister Ruth Holden of Ottawa and by his sister-in-law, Barbara Farnworth of Montreal. He is predeceased by his brother William Farnworth and by his sister Kathleen Farnworth.

The family will receive friends at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) for a Memorial Visitation on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Following the visitation there will be a Reception at the Steele Family Centre adjacent to the funeral home. Private Inurnment at Belleville Cemetery. Cremation has taken place.

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.steelefuneralhome.ca.

PARSONS: Sadie Calixt (Camus) of Exeter

Posted by on July 30, 2014

Parsons, Sadie-W150Parsons, Sadie Calixt (Camus). At the Exeter Villa on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 of Exeter in her 81st year.  Beloved wife of the late Ross Parsons (1978).  Dear mother of Ross and Joyce Parsons, Nancy and George Kuranyi, Debbie and Phil Farr, Brenda Parsons, the late Ron Parsons (1977) and Lisa Parsons and Chris Haugh.  Dear sister of Dinah Petrie, and Wilbert and Rudolph Camus.  Loving grandmother of H.R. and Annie, Trina and Patrick, Nancie and Jerry, Ron and Jennifer, Jaqueline, Richard, Steven, Crystal, Ashley, Jason, Shamus and Josilyn.  Sadie will also be missed by her 7 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 2nd at 11 AM.  Interment Exeter Cemetery.

Donations to the Exeter Villa would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences may be forwarded through www.haskettfh.com.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.haskettfh.com.

TOMKO, John Fred

Posted by on July 30, 2014

Tomko

TOMKO, John Fred
Passed away peacefully on his late son, Michael’s Birthday, on July 29, 2014 at W.R.H. Ouellette Campus at the age of 89 years.  Beloved husband of Alice (nee Landry) with whom he celebrated 58 years of marriage.  Loving father to Michael (2011), Nancy Tomko and John Barnes, Brian Tomko and Shelley Briden, Lisa Tomko and Bill Labadie.  Cherished grandfather to Ben and Micheal, and great-grandfather to Meila, Lucas and Ruby.  John retired from the City of Windsor Public Works Dept. after 28 years of dedicated service.  He served in the Canadian Army with the Essex Scottish Regiment during WWII.  John was a man that was strongly devoted to his faith and his family.  He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Bishop John T. Kidd Council #4924. John loved his animals, and volunteered at the St. Vincent de Paul Society in various ways. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E on Friday, August 1st, 2014 from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm.  Parish prayers at 3 pm. and a Veterans Service under the auspices of the Windsor Veterans Memorial Services Committee will take place at 7:30 pm. Family and friends will be received on Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at Our Lady of the Atonement Church (2940 Forest Glade Dr.) for visitation from 9:30 am until time of Funeral Mass at 10:00 am. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Windsor-Essex Humane Society.  Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with John’s family at www.windsorchapel.com.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.windsorchapel.com/.

GARANT, Beverly Joan (nee Kearns)

Posted by on July 30, 2014

SunsetGARANT, Beverly Joan (nee Kearns)
Passed away peacefully on July 29, 2014 at the age of 73 years.  Cremation has taken place.  Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E.  Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared at www.windsorchapel.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.windsorchapel.com/.

Mao, Elizabeth

Posted by on July 30, 2014

Mao, Elizabeth

Passed away peacefully on July 26, 2014. Arrangements have been entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. At the family’s request cremation has taken place.  Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.Butterfly

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.windsorchapel.com/.

VACHON, Alice “Sally” (nee Rittenhouse)

Posted by on July 30, 2014

VachonVACHON, Alice “Sally” (nee Rittenhouse)
Passed away peacefully on July 26, 2014 in Windsor, Ont., at the age of 82 years.  Beloved wife of 43 years of René Vachon.  Loving mother of Marc (Karen), Pauline Murphy (Joe), Joe Langlois (Lea), Mary Laird, Denise Paulin (Yvon), Beth Langlois, Terri Marlovits, and Paul (Bobbie).  Cherished grandmother of 14 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.  Predeceased by her siblings David, Ruth, Mary, and George.  “Sally” will also be lovingly remembered by her many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.  She was a long time member of the Catholic Women’s League and also a very active volunteer in her community.  Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234  1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m.  Parish prayers at 8 p.m.  Family and friends are invited to join together on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (834 Raymo Rd.) from 10:30 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass at 11 a.m.  Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Donations made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario in memory of “Sally” are welcomed and appreciated by the family.  Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared at www.windsorchapel.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.windsorchapel.com/.