GRONIGER: Leigh Dorothy of Rodney, Ontario

Posted by on January 22, 2014

Suddenly, at Four Counties Health Services, Newbury on Tuesday, January 21, 2014.  Leigh Dorothy Groniger (Goodwin) of Rodney at the age of 46.  Loving wife and mother of Joe and Lyle, daughter of Pam and Charlie Goodwin of Vancouver, B.C., daughter in law of Martha Groniger (Herman 2012) of West Lorne, sister in law of Henry (Cindy) and Ed Groniger and aunt of Leaha Groniger.

Friends may call at the RODNEY CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 pm.

If desired, memorial contributions to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy.  Share a memory at www.denningfuneralhome.com.  519 785-0810.  Posted at Canadaobits.ca

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THIBERT, Cecile “Cis” of Tilbury

Posted by on January 22, 2014

THIBERT, Cecile square81 years, of Tilbury, passed away at Riverview Gardens, Chatham on Tuesday, January 21, 2014.  Beloved wife of the late Gerard “Babe” Thibert (2003).  Loving mother of Bob Thibert and wife Cathie of Kelowna, B.C.; Ken Thibert and wife Corinne of Tilbury.  Cherished grandmother of Tyler, Stacie, Ashtyn, Joshua, and great grandson Gage.  Dear sister and friend of the late Rose Dibbley (1998), Yvonne McDonald (2001), John (2009) and Audrey Chevalier of Chatham, and the late Jean Paul Chevalier (1996).  Dear sister-in-law of Margaret Wilton and late husband Glen of London.  Dearly missed by many nieces and nephews.  Cis was a member of St. Francis Xavier CWL, Tilbury Horticultural Society, Tilbury Leisure Centre, and a long term donor and volunteer for Canadian Blood Services, and a volunteer at Hudson Manor and St. Joseph School.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Thursday.  CWL prayers 2 p.m. Thursday.  Parish prayers 4 p.m. Thursday.  Funeral service from the funeral home Friday, January 24, 2014 at 10 a.m., then to St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury for Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery.  Memorial donations to charity of choice appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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Henderson: Vera Ruth of Carlisle, Ontario

Posted by on January 22, 2014

Vera HendersonPeacefully with her family at her side at Wentworth Lodge in Dundas, Vera passed away on January 21, 2014, in her 91st year.  Lifelong resident of Carlisle.  Beloved wife and best friend for 70 years of the late William Wilson ‘Bill’ (January 21, 2011).  Loving mother of Ruth Harper (John) and Sylvia Brown (Ron).  Adored grandma of Murray (Shelly), Rick, Patti (Dave), Doug (Dawn), Kelly (Dave), Tim (Nickey), Joanne (Dave), Debbie (Cam) and (Debra).  Dear great-grandmother of Morgan, Brock, Matthew, Meghan, Johnathon, Foster, Kaiti, Patrick, Mike, Samantha, Chris, Aaron, Emily, Liam, Matthew, Jessica, Jordan, Jarred  and Melissa.  Survived by her brother Mervyn McCartney and sister-in-law Vera McCartney.  Predeceased by her youngest daughter Helen, son-in-law George, grandson Brad, her parents Russell and Alma, and her siblings Lenore Page and Lee McCartney.  Family and friends will be received at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Friday from 5-8 p.m. where a Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 11 a.m.  Reception to follow in the Family Centre.  Interment Carlisle United Church Cemetery.  To the entire staff at Wentworth Lodge, there are not enough words to convey our gratitude for your care, compassion and support.  You allowed mom and dad to take the downhill steps with peace, grace and dignity.  Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or St. James United Church (Directed to Sound System) would be appreciated by the family.  Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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HUGHES: Loraine Marie (nee Mitchener), of St. Thomas

Posted by on January 22, 2014

HUGHES, Loraine Marie (nee Mitchener), of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at the age of 62.  Loved mother of Bryan Hughes (Robyn) of Peterborough, and Jason Hughes (Brandy) of London.  Dear sister of Ted Mitchener (Glenna) of Oakville.  Loved aunt of Rebecca Mitchener (Rob De Sousa) of Brampton, Vanessa Bell-Mickle (Matt), and Alex Mitchener, all of Oakville.  Great aunt of Annabella, Veronica and Matilda.  Also sadly missed by several aunts, uncles and cousins.  Loraine was born in London, ON, December 7, 1951, the beloved daughter of the late Clare and Aleen (nee Jones) Mitchener.  In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place.  A public memorial service to celebrate Loraine’s life will be held at the Community of Christ, 105 Fairview Ave., St. Thomas on Saturday, January 25th at 11:00 a.m.  Flowers gratefully declined.  If so desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of one’s choice will be appreciated.  The family is indebted to Loraine’s circle of friends for all their care and compassion.  Arrangements entrusted to the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160).

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STEADMAN: PATRICIA of Ennismore

Posted by on January 22, 2014

STEADMAN, Patricia “Patty” – Long-time employee of Mr. Bob’s Pizza.  On Wednesday, January 8, 2014, at St. Michael’s ICU, Toronto, in her 60th year.  Patty was the beloved wife of Gary Steadman, and daughter of Wilma Robinson and the late Robby Robinson.  Loving mother of Heather McLean (Jay Bolton) and Kelly Swartzman (Ryan). Step-mother to Dana Steadman (Terry), Dennis Steadman (Shelly) & Danny Steadman (Deneen).  Incredible and loving “Momma” of Charlotte, Liam, Macy, Grace, Cameron, Alexis and Bailey, Tessa, Hope, Hunter, Taylor, Skye, Faith & Machara.  Best friend and sister of Brenda Lunn (Ted), Bobby Robinson (Brenda), Tammy Delahey (Fred), Tracy Robinson (Nancy), Nancy (Gary) and Peter Robinson (Mary).  Patty always had a smile on her face and a love of life.  She will be missed by many nieces and nephews, friends and neighbours.  At Patty’s request, a Celebration of Life will be held at Southside Pizzeria, 25 Lansdowne Street West, on Saturday, January 18, at 1:00 pm.  Please come prepared to share your ‘Patty’ stories.  If desired, directions to the celebration, condolences to the family, or donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the PRHC, may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME, ASHBURNHAM CHAPEL at 705-740-0444.

 

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QUINLAN: Ian Christopher

Posted by on January 22, 2014

QUINLAN:  Ian Christopher – at Beaverton on Saturday January 18, 2014. Ian was the beloved son of Lenore and Jim (Pat) Quinlan.  Brother of Jeremy Quinlan and Samantha Quinlan (Julien).  Survived by his second mother “aunt” Iva Keller (Fazil) and his grandmother Berdena Keller. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home,(705-426-5777) 332 Osborne Street, Beaverton on Saturday, January 25, 2014 from 11 A.M. until time of a celebration of life service at 3 P.M.  If so desired memorial donations to the Beaverton Lion’s Club would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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MILLETTE NEE BOUDRIAULT: Georgette of Hawkesbury

Posted by on January 22, 2014

millette georgetteMillette Boudriault – Mrs Georgette from Hawkesbury passed away on Friday, January 17, 2014 at the age of 72. She was the beloved wife of the late Réal Millette; the Daughter of the late Alfred Boudriault and of the late Dorothy Carkner; the cherished mother of Sylvie (François Bellemare). She was predeceased by one brother Roger Boudriault. Also survived by many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, cousins, nephews, nieces and friends.

Friends may call at Berthiaume Family Funeral HomeLtd. 416, McGill St, Hawkesbury, Ontario (877) 632-8511, Wednesday, January 22, 2014 starting at 11 a.m. A funeral service will be held at Saint-Pierre-Apôtre Parish in Hawkesbury (Ontario) on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 2 p.m. Interment at St-Alphonse cemetery in Hawkesbury (Ontario).

For those who wish, donations to the General Hospital Foundation of Hawkesbury, 1111, rue Ghislain, Hawkesbury, Ontario, K6A 3G5 would be appreciated.

Condolences may be conveyed by fax at (613) 632-1065 or visit our Web Site www.salonfuneraireberthiaume.com

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THOMPSON: MARGARET MARY of Peterborough

Posted by on January 22, 2014

14016 Thompson 1THOMPSON, Margaret Mary (nee LeBarr) – Peacefully, on Thursday, January 9, 2014, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, in her 68th year. Beloved wife of John Edward Thompson for 48 years.  Dear mother of Julie Casey (Don), Paul Thompson, and Johnny Thompson (Katherine).  Loving grandmother of Samantha, Spencer, Alex and Andrew.  Dear sister of Paul LeBarr (late Betty), Elizabeth Gagliardi (Paul), and Louise Lester (Chris).  Predeceased by parents Eileen (nee Walsh) and Jack LeBarr.  A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  Interment at St. Peter’s Cemetery will take place in the spring.  If desired, condolences to the family, or donations to the Canadian Cancer Society may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME, ASHBURNHAM CHAPEL at 705-740-0444.

 

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SHADGETT: ILA MAE of Peterborough

Posted by on January 22, 2014

14017 SHADGETTSHADGETT:  Ila Mae (nee Dunford) – Charter President of the Keene Lioness Club. Peacefully, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Saturday, January 11, 2014, in her 82nd year.  Ila, beloved wife of the late Donald Shadgett, and loving mother of  Dr. Trudy Hall (Leonard) of Ottawa, Kirk Hall (Marie) of Lucan, and Michael Hall (Robyn) of Peterborough.  Dear grandmother of Elyse (Kurt Armstrong), Alexandra, Kirk Jr., Jena, Wesley, and Geoffrey.  Proud great grandmother of Rylan.  Dear sister of Karl Dunford (Donna), and the late Flora Johnston, Mary Boate, Edna Darling, Stanley Dunford, Milton Dunford (surviving wife Jean), William Dunford (surviving wife Hilda), and Mina McGee.  Friends may call at COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME, ASHBURNHAM CHAPEL, 840 Armour Road, Peterborough, on Thursday, January 16, 2014, from 7 to 9 p.m.  A Memorial Service will be held in the chapel, on Friday, January 17, at 11 am, with visitation 1 hour prior (10-11 am).  Committal service at Lakefield Cemetery.  If desired, condolences to the family, directions to the funeral home, and donations to the Keene Lions Club or the charity of your choice may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca, or by calling COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME at 705-740-0444.

All who knew Ila, know the world has lost a big heart and the

Blue Jays have lost a great fan.

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CONNELL: Mary Madeline of Stayner

Posted by on January 22, 2014

Connell0001Died peacefully on Tuesday January 21, 2014 at the Stayner Nursing Home in her 99th year.  Mary of Stayner, loving mother of Lorraine and her husband Pete Fast. Dear grandmother of Kelley, David (Lisa), Ron and Lori Fast.  Also survived by her sister-in-law Jean Connell and her many nieces and nephews.  Mary is predeceased by her brothers Johnnie, Jim and Joe and her sisters Alice, Ethel and Gertrude.  Mary was a long time employee of Besse’s Dairy for over 34 years, working under three generations of the family. She was a faithful woman who was deeply committed to her church.  Knitting and crocheting were her favourite pastime along with skating, curling, bowling and playing cards with her many friends.  Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Stayner Chapel, 7313 Highway 26, Stayner on Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m.  and 7 to 9 p.m.  Funeral Mass will be held at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 215 Pine Street, Stayner on Friday  at 11 o’clock.  Spring interment St. Patrick’s Cemetery.  Remembrances to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by Mary’s family.  For further information and to sign the Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com

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WOODS: GLADYS A. (of R.R. # 1, Delta)

Posted by on January 21, 2014

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Peacefully with her family by her side at Brockville General Hospital-Garden Street Site on Monday January 20, 2014. Gladys Burnham of RR # 1, Delta, in her 68th year. Beloved wife of Wayne Woods. Dear mother of Jill (Jay) Buckland of Algonquin and Rob of Athens. Dear sister of Helen Edgley, Bev (Roy) Mattice, Irene (Lyle) Casselman, Donnie Burnham, Mary (Doug) Casselman, Diane (David) Casselman, Brian (Patty) Burnham, Howard Burnham and Terry (Penny) Burnham. Predeceased by Eldon Burnham, Judy Greene and Jeff Burnham. Fondly remembered by grandchildren; Megan, Molly, Kody and Kaitlyn. Also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins. The family will receive friends at the SCOTLAND FUNERAL HOME, 27 Main Street, Elgin on Thursday from 12 Noon until time of Funeral Service in Our Chapel at 1 o’clock.  Interment Halladay Cemetery, Elgin. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations made to the Brockville and District Hospital Foundation (Palliative Care) or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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WYKES: HARRY (of Chantry)

Posted by on January 21, 2014

WYKES:  HARRY  L.

Suddenly at his residence, Chantry on Friday January 17, 2014. Harry Wykes, in his 81st year. Predeceased by his parents, Bertha and Walter Wykes. Dear brother of Frank (Nancy) Wykes of Harlem. Predeceased by brother, Leo Wykes. Survived by his sister-in-law, Hazel Wykes. Fondly remembered by numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by nephew, Charlie and great-nephew, Joe. A Private Family Service will be held at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations made to the University Hospitals Kingston Foundation (Cancer Centre) or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. 

Funeral Arrangements entrusted to the Scotland Funeral Home-27 Main Street Elgin – 613-359-5555 or at

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BARRINGTON: BRENDA L. (of Portland, formerly of Ottawa)

Posted by on January 21, 2014

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BARRINGTON:  BRENDA L.

 

Peacefully at her residence on Saturday January 18, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, Brenda Barrington (MacGregor) of Portland, formerly of Ottawa, in her 71st year. Most beloved and dedicated wife wife of Pat Barrington. Dear mother of Derrek Bazinet (Sue Rondeau) of Ottawa and cherished grandmother of Quinn Bazinet (the apple of her eye). Adored step mother of Cathie Barrington (Andrew Deacon) of Halifax and Paul and Sean Barrington of Ottawa. Grandma ‘B’ to Alex, Anna and Avery Deacon. Predeceased by her parents, Gladys and Jim MacGregor and brother, Ronald MacGregor. Brenda lived a rich life, marked by professional success as a federal public servant with DND, PWC and Corrections Canada. Brenda had a strong connection to family and friends and a genuine love of and respect for nature and all animals. Many beautiful memories were made boating on the Big Rideau, enjoying winters in Florida, golfing with friends and global travel. Brenda had a beautiful spirit that glowed on the outside and many were blessed to share in this spirit as they enjoyed Brenda’s hospitality. The family will receive friends at the SCOTLAND FUNERAL HOME, 27 Main Street, Elgin on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9. Memorial Mass of Christian Burial in St. Columbanus Church, Elgin on Saturday morning at 11 o’clock. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Ottawa Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. Special thanks to the nurses and home care staff from the Southeast Community Care Access Centre.

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KENTZIGER: STELLA (of Portland)

Posted by on January 21, 2014

KENTZIGER: STELLA  M.

 

Peacefully at Lanark Lodge, Perth on Friday January 17, 2014. Stella Yarworski of Portland, in her 89th year. Beloved wife of Ken Kentziger.  Dear mother of Robert Kentziger of Lanark. Predeceased by brother, Edward Yarworski. A Private Family Inurnment Service will be held at Pinecrest Cemetery, Ottawa at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.Funeral

Arrangements entrusted to the Scotland Funeral Home-27 Main Street Elgin – 613-359-5555 or at

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PARKER: Stuart S., of St. Thomas

Posted by on January 21, 2014

Stuart SPARKER, Stuart S., passed away at his residence, the Valleyview Home, St. Thomas on Monday, January 20, 2014, in his 92nd year.  Best friend and beloved husband for 62 years to the late Ella (nee Stevenson) Parker (2009).  Dearly loved father of Judy Ray (Terry) of London, and Linda Doan (Ron) of  Lambeth.  Cherished grandfather of David, Terri (Paul), Brent (Cassandra), Nicole (Greg), and Nathan (Stephanie).  Also survived by 8 great grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.  A brother, Freeman Parker predeceased him.  Born in St. Thomas, ON, February 17, 1922, he was the son of the late Morley and Ada (nee Freeman) Parker.  Stuart was a 36 year employee of Timken Canada.  He was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church, St. Thomas where he was an elder emeritus of the church session.  Stuart was a member of the Independent Order of Foresters, London, and the United Steelworkers of America Retirement Club, and a former member of the St. Thomas Curling Club and Talbot Park Golf Club, St. Thomas.  Relatives and friends will be received by the family on Wednesday evening, January 22nd from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 23rd at 11:00 a.m.  Interment in Elmdale Memorial Park.  Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario gratefully acknowledged. 

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DALE: Melvin of Forest, Ontario (formerly of London, Ontario)

Posted by on January 21, 2014

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On Monday, January 20, 2014 in his 96th year, Melvin went to be with his Lord.  Formerly of London and living in Forest, Melvin was predeceased by his wife of 70 years, Geraldine (2012) and is survived by his daughters Catherine Topping, Anne Clayton and Mary Beth (Bruce 2011) Snelgrove.  Melvin will be sadly missed by his grandchildren; Stephanie (Hal) Inglis, Alaena (Nader) Atefi, Scott Clayton, and Matthew Snelgrove.  Also survived by his loving great grandchildren Mac, Jaxson, Noah and David.  Melvin was born in London on Southdale Road.   He will be missed by relatives and friends.  Melvin was Road Superintendent of Westminster Township, Trustee of Glendale Public School, Public Works Manager of the Town of Forest, and Councilor for the Town of Forest.  He was Past President and Life Member of the Ontario Good Roads Association, Honorary Life Member and Honorary Secretary-Treasurer of Ontario Road Supervisors, Founding Member of TJ Mahoney Road School and Instructor of Road Superintendents at the University of Guelph.  Melvin was a Certified Senior Survey Technician.  For 25 years, he volunteered for the St. Clair Region Conservation Foundation.  Melvin was a Founding Member of Mt. Olive/Faith Lutheran Churches.  As a genealogist and historian, he penned the family histories of the Dales, Fischers, Mahns, Kochs, and Mortons.  He wrote the history of the Ontario Road Supervisors. 

Friends may call at Faith Lutheran Church, 310 Southdale Road East, London, on Friday, January 24, 2014, from  12:00 pm – 1 :00 pm.  A Funeral Service will be held in the church at 1:00 pm.  For those who wish, in memoriam donations to the St. Clair Region Conservation Foundation, MS Society, or to Organization for Literacy in Lambton would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences may be left at www.denningfuneralhome.com  Funeral arrangements entrusted to the FOREST CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS

 

 

 

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QUAGGIOTTO, Elio

Posted by on January 21, 2014

web_Quaggiotto_ElioIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear Husband, Father and Nonno. Elio was surrounded by his loving family and peacefully entered Eternal Life on January 20, 2014 at the age of 75. Born in Poggiana di Riese (Riese di Pio), Treviso, Italy. Loving Husband of Cecelia Quaggiotto (Nee Kelley). Beloved father of Michele Quaggiotto (Alicia), Gina O’Donnell (Colin), and Claudia Kalaydjian (Kevork). Adored “Nonno” of Merina, Emilio, Enzo, Donovan, Rian, Emilie, and Chloe. Pre-deceased by parents Maria Martinello Visentin and Michele Quaggiotto. Dearest brother of the late Primo Visentin, Rita and Virgilio Bernardi, Giovanni Quaggiotto, Theresa and Angelo Favaro, Clara Piccinin, Giovanina Rosa and Umberto Quaggiotto and survived by sister-in-laws Maria Quaggiotto, Adelina Quaggiotto and brother-in-law Nino Piccinin. Also survived by Gale Quaggiotto and will be sadly missed by many dear nephews, nieces, cousins and friends in Canada, U.S.A., Italy and Australia. Elio was a co-founder of Elmara Construction and was well respected by the construction industry for 50 years. He was a long time member of the Giovanni Caboto Club. Elio will be missed and remembered always. We would like to express gratitude for the kindness, comfort and compassionate care given to all of us at home by his caregivers and Windsor Regional Hospital, Ouellette Campus. Visitation Friday 2-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Saturday 8:45am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 then to St. Angela Merici Church for Mass at 9:30am. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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KLAZINGA; George of Wyoming

Posted by on January 21, 2014

Klazinga; GeorgePeacefully, surrounded by family and friends on Monday, January 20, 2014, our beloved husband, father, son, brother, and friend, GEORGE WILLIAM KLAZINGA, 58 years, of Wyoming, passed away after an inspiring and optimistic fight that brought a community together to help one of their own.  Loved forever by his wife of 35 years, Debbie, his children Heather and Ryan (Mandy), his beloved granddaughter Makenna, his parents Dennis and Tiete Klazinga, and his mother-in-law Hazel (the late Ernie) Higgins.  Lovingly remembered by siblings John (Joan), Rick (Arliss), Nancy (Charles), Ingrid (Paul) and in-laws Karen (Lionel) and Linda (Brad), as well as many nieces and nephews.  He was a special friend of Hank and Joanne Hoeksema and a chosen brother of Mike Vasey, Ron Vanderburgt, Jody Stirling, Jason Lyon, Mike McGrail, Brian Freer, and Al Scott.  Friends and family will be received on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the WYOMING CHAPEL, 650 Broadway St., Wyoming.  A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 24, 2014 at the Wyoming Christian Reformed Church, 4524 Confederation Line, Wyoming.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to Canadian Blood Services (www.blood.ca), Bluewater Health Foundation (www.bluewaterhealthfoundation.ca), or London Health Sciences Centre (Oncology) (www.lhsc.on.ca).  Memories, pictures, and condolences may be shared online at www.needhamjay.com.

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PARRY: George Blackburn of Beaverton

Posted by on January 21, 2014

PARRY: George Blackburn – At Soldier’s Memorial Hospital, Orillia on Monday, January 20, 2014 in his 77th year.  Beloved father of Kim, Chris, Adam Parry and Ellen-Marie Carey.  Loved brother-in-law of Joan Parry.  He will  also be sadly missed by his cousin Derek Parry and his aunt Freda Shaw. George is also predeceased by his brother Dave Parry.

As per George’s wishes, cremation has taken place.  Arrangements entrusted to the Mangan Funeral Home, (705-426-5777).  Online condolences are welcomed www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Taylor, James of Chatham, ON

Posted by on January 21, 2014

 

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TAYLOR, James Howard, a resident of Chatham, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, at the age of 60. Beloved husband and best friend to Paula Taylor (nee O’Neill) for 41 years. Dear son of JoAnne Taylor and the late Howard. Loving father of Melissa Opiela (Cass) of Chatham, Mike & Laura Taylor of Chatham, and the late infant Christine Taylor. Cherished papa of Emily & Kobi Opiela and future grandson of Mike & Laura. Dear brother to Judy VanderPol and the late Scott Taylor. Jim was an avid hunter and fisherman who absolutely loved the outdoors. Jim treasured his grandchildren, as they were the apple of his eye. Family to receive friends at the Funeral Home 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at the Funeral Home on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. with Heather Scott officiating. Cremation is to take place with interment at a later date. Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation and the O.S.P.C.A of Chatham-Kent in memory of Jim would be greatly appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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Fama, Audrey Eleanor

Posted by on January 21, 2014

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Tuesday morning Audrey Eleanor Fama went to be with her Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, whom she loved and served faithfully all her life.

Born January 22, 1924 in Dundas, Ontario. Passed peacefully, in Windsor, in her 90th year on January 21, 2014 with her son, Carl, by her side. Loving and devoted mother of Carl & wife Ann Fama, Don & wife Gloria Fama, the late Joanne & husband the late Ed Martin, Shelley Alford, Ross Alford & wife Lorri, and infant daughter Janet (predeceased 1943). Cherished grandma of Shane (Annette), Ed (Sonia), Jon Paul (Wendy), David (Louise), Sherry (Mike), Carolyn (Ray), Laurie (Tom), Christine (Sam), Michael, Daniel and Mikayla. Great-grandmother of 10 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Bruce, Edward, Joyce, Leona and Wayne. Predeceased by siblings Howard, Maude, Mary, Dorothy, Clifford, Mildred, Rita, Helen, Winnie, Blanche and Margie. If you so desire, donations to Heritage Park Alliance Church-Seemless Link Woon Ministry would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday, January 30, 2014 after12:30pm at Heritage Park Alliance Church (2501 6th Concession) followed by Funeral Service at 2pm. Interment Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, London, ON. 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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Pagaduan, Emiliano Agres Sr.

Posted by on January 21, 2014

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On January 21, 2014 at 88 years of age.  Beloved husband of Julieta (Nieves).  Cherished and very loving father of Gloria and husband Carlito Yang, Lilia Pagaduan, Teresita and husband Caesar Yabut, Marilyn and husband Fortunato de Jesus, Ronald and wife Evelyn Barrera, Julie and husband Rodolfo Madrid, Rizaldy and wife Agnes Tacderas, Rudy and wife Marita de Guzman, Cecile and husband Ardel Landicho and the late Emiliano “Boy” husband of Flordeliza “Flora” Regunan.   Loving Lolo of 21 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.  Dear brother of Artemio and wife Lydia.  Visiting Thursday 7-9pm, Friday 2-5pm and 7-9pm.  Parish prayers Friday 4:30 pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 On Saturday family and friends will meet at Our Lady of Atonement Church after 9:00am followed by Mass at 10:00am.  Interment, Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories and photos at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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SELISKI: Walter of London

Posted by on January 21, 2014

Peacefully, surrounded by his family after a courageous battle, Walter Seliski at the age of 83 passed into God’s care on January 21, 2014 at Parkwood Hospital.  Beloved husband of Anne for 58 years.  Devoted father of Angela Decker and her husband Randy, Kathy Downe and her husband Peter, Diane Bell and Robert Seliski.  Cherished grandfather and great grandfather of Julia (Adrian), Conor (Julia), Adriana, Brandon, Katie, Elena, Anthony, Alia and Julian.  Dear brother of Stella Murphy.  Uncle Walter will be fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews.  He was a proud member of the Western Ontario Fish and Game Protective Association, an avid fisherman, gardener, woodcarver and sincere friend to many.  A heartfelt thank you to C.C.A.C. and to all the Dr’s and nurses of Parkwood Hospital Palliative Care for their compassion and kindness.  Visitors will be received at the John T. Donohue Funeral Home, 362 Waterloo Street at King Street on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 o’clock.  Funeral Mass at St. Patrick’s Church, 377 Oakland Avenue on Friday morning at 11 o’clock.  Interment in Woodland Cemetery.  Prayers Thursday afternoon at 2 o’clock.  Donations to the London Regional Cancer Program – C/O L.H.S.F would be appreciated.

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Falconer, Roland of Wallaceburg, Ontario

Posted by on January 21, 2014

Mr. Roland Falconer, a resident of Wallaceburg, passed away on Sunday, January 19, 2014 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Sydenham Campus, in Wallaceburg, at the age of 81 years.Roland was born in Wallaceburg and was a son of Roland and Anne (Sterling) Falconer.Beloved husband of the late Rose Marie (Wolfle) Falconer (1997).Loving father of Brian Falconer, Randy (Christine) Falconer, Chere (Glenn) Carroll, Terry Falconer, Rhonda (Kelly Morgan) Falconer, Diane Falconer, Bradley (Carrie) Falconer, Roland Falconer, Lee Ann (Lance) Blake and Scott (Angie Benn) Falconer.Sadly missed by 36 grandchildren, 47 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.Kind brother of Kenneth (Sheila), Caroline and Linda.Predeceased by his sons Kevin and Jeffrey, his grandchildren Joshua and Christopher and his brothers Lloyd and Larry.Also sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.Friends will be received at the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg, on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.  The Funeral Service will be held from the Chapel of the funeral home on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 11 a.m. with Fr. Jacek Kokosa, Officiant.  Interment will follow in Riverview Cemetery, Wallaceburg.As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society may be left at the funeral home.Online condolences may be left at www.ericfnichollsfuneralhome.com.  As a living memorial, a tree will be planted in Nicholls Memorial Forest in memory of Roland Falconer.

 

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WESTERHOF: Ida of Strathroy

Posted by on January 21, 2014

Peacefully went to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 19, 2014 at Strathmere Lodge, Strathroy in her 93rd year.  Beloved wife of the late Jacob Westerhof (2012) for 63 years. Loving mother of Henry (Elizabeth) Westerhof of Hamilton, Fred (Shirley) Westerhof of Strathroy, Greta (the late John) Vanderwekken of Victoria B.C. Albert (Suzanna) Westerhof of Komoka and Annie (Tom) Rickwood of St. Thomas. Survived by 15 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.  Sadly missed by sisters-in-law Tine Luinstra, Riek Luinstra, Minke Plieger, Nanny Westerhof and brother-in-law Jan (Hieke) Westerhof all of The Netherlands.  Friends will be received at the East Christian Reformed Church, 476 Metcalfe Street East, Strathroy on Monday, January 27th from 2-4 pm where a funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 28th at 11:00 am with Pastor Derek Bouma officiating.  Interment to follow in Strathroy Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Strathroy Community Christian School would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences accepted at www.denningfuneralhomes.com.  A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Ida.

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Strathroy, Ontario
519-245-1023

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