PESTELL, Lillian formerly of Monkton

Posted by on November 23, 2016

pestell-lillian-001Lillian Pestell – formerly of Monkton, passed away peacefully at Knollcrest Lodge, Milverton on Tuesday November 22, 2016 at the age of 82.

Beloved wife of the late Jack Pestell who predeceased her in 2001.  Loving mother of Ken (Val), Bonnie Krieger (Larry), Patti Fuhr, Brian (Darlene), Doug (Yvonne), Murt (Sheri).  Special grandma of Catherine, Chad, Martina, Tracy, Tom, Nicole, Jacob, Amanda, Derek, Courtney, Jillian, Katie, Jordon, Spencer and 10 great-grandchildren.  Fondly remembered by Colleen Pestell, Gary Carpenter, Pat Fizell, Paula Sanderson, Bonnie Vanos and the extended Pestell family.

Predeceased by her parents Russell and Margaret (Coxon) Maddess, son Garry, daughter Lynda and grandsons Craig and Brandon.

Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Elma Memorial Community Centre, 251 Main Street, Atwood, on Friday November 25 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service to celebrate Lillian’s life will be held on Saturday November 26, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Marc Fraser officiating.  Interment in Elma Centre Cemetery, Atwood.

As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to Alzheimer Society, MS Society or the Canadian Cancer Society appreciated by the family.

Arrangements entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood (519-356-2382) www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca

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McLEISH, Mrs. Diana May of Forest, Ontario (nee Ravell)

Posted by on November 23, 2016

webcardpicMcLeish, Mrs. Diana May (nee Ravell)

With her daughters by her side, passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice in Sarnia, on Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at the age of 68 years. Beloved wife of the late Garry McLeish. Loving mother of Heather Kelly (Steve), and Angela McLeish-Lester (Shawn). Loving grandmother to Espen, Gavin, Seth, and Maddison. Predeceased by her parents Walter and Doreen Ravell. Loving sister to Phyllis (Laverne), Daniel (Eileen), Louise (Ralph), Beverly (Dave), Sherry, and the late Wayne. Survived by her sisters in law Patricia and Joyce (Roy).   Also loved by many nieces and nephews. She will also be missed by her companion Vasilios (Bill) Salaris.  Visitation will take place at DENNINGS OF FOREST, 9 James Street South, Forest, on Sunday, November 27, 2016, from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. A Memorial Service will take place at Forest United Church on Tuesday afternoon, November 29, 2016, at 1:00 pm. Interment to follow at Pine Hill Cemetery. For those who wish, in memoriam donations may be made to St. Joseph’s Hospice or to Forest United Church. Online condolences may be made at www.denning.ca

 

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MacMILLAN: Elizabeth Teresa (Spence) of Ilderton

Posted by on November 23, 2016

macmillan-w300Born April 16, 1927 in Whitbourne, Newfoundland peacefully passed away November 23, 2016 in her 90th year.  The daughter of Thomas Spence (1962) and Mary Flynn Spence (1985).  Predeceased by her loving husband Bill (2003), their daughter Dawn (1973), daughter-in-law Julie (2013), and son Spence (2016).  She will be dearly missed by their children Bill (Paulette), Helen (Barry), John (Kathy), and Chris (Jacqueline).  Survived by her loving sisters Rose and Mary both of Newfoundland.  Grandma will be dearly missed by Kim, Willie, Patrick, Jason, Anna, Robert, Phillip, Laura, Jeremy, Danielle, and Taylor.  Aunt “Nellie” will always be remembered by her 17 nieces and nephews.  Elizabeth moved to Boston to attend nursing school after World War II before returning to Canada where she met her beloved Bill and married in 1951.  They raised their family throughout the mining towns of Quebec and Northern Ontario before settling in the town of Lively, outside of Sudbury.  They spent their final years in Ilderton closer to family.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Friday evening 7-9 PM.  CWL Prayers will be said in the funeral home on Friday evening at 8:45 PM.  The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick Church, 32922 Richmond Street, Lucan on Saturday, November 26th at 11 AM with Father Ross Bartley officiating.  Interment St. Patrick Cemetery, Lucan.

Donations to the London Area Right to Life Association, or the March of Dimes Canada would be appreciated by the family.

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MONTEITH, Robert Preston of London

Posted by on November 23, 2016

It is with great sorrow the family announces “Monty” passed peacefully in his sleep at McCormick Home on Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 in his 96th year. Predeceased by his loving wife Jean. Adored father of the late Anne  (Richard) Wright and Roberta (Wilf) May. Cherished Grampa of Debbie Wright, Cindy Wright (Joe Rocha) and Teri May (David Durocher). Great Poppa to Alyssa (Casey Chaplin), Rebecca, Ryan, Josh and Madison. Great Grampa to Christine and Kenny. Survived by one brother Cedric (Bev) and one sister Annabelle (Arden). Visitation will be held on Friday, November 25th, 2016 at 10:30 a.m., with Memorial Service to follow at 11:30 a.m. at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London. Those wishing to make a donation in Monty’s memory are asked to consider McCormick Dementia Services. Thanks and gratitude to the caring staff of McCormick Home. For information and online condolences, please visit www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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THORNTON; Dale Louise of Strathroy

Posted by on November 23, 2016

2016_11_23_16_04_49Peacefully on Tuesday November 22, 2016 at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital Dale Louise Thornton of Strathroy passed away in her 70th year.  She will be forever missed by her devoted companion John Holmes who took loving care of Dale during her fight with cancer.  Predeceased by her loving parents Madge and Lionel Thornton.  Dear mother of Shannon (Frank) Pompili-Bosco, Sharmane (Chris) Pompili, Jonathan Pompili and proud grandmother of Julia Bosco.  Sadly missed by sister Dianne (Robert) Paisley, brother Donald (Sandra) Thornton, sister Debbie (Jack) Westman and brother David Thornton.  Loving aunt of Steven (Mindy), Heather, Shawn (Carrie), Nicole, Jason (Ana) and Matthew.  Lifelong friend to Linda Evans and Liona Pasque.  Thank you to all staff at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital.  Cremation has taken place.  Friends will be received at DENNING’S OF STRATHROY 519-245-1023 on Saturday, November 26th from 2:00 pm until the time of the memorial service at 4:00 pm.  As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.  Online condolences accepted at www.denning.ca

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BANERJEE: Lea of London

Posted by on November 23, 2016

25130-banerjeeBANERJEE, Lea….

London, Ontario Monday, 21 November 2016, with Ross by her side, Lelia Joan Banerjee (née Perkins). Beloved wife of the late Dr. Prabhat Banerjee. Loving mother of Ross Banerjee (wife Donovan) and Neal Banerjee; dear sister of Molly Axford (late husband Doug). Missed by family and friends in Canada, England, India and abroad. World traveler, avid appreciator of music, art and literature. Cremation has taken place. Private interment will take place in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, London, Ontario. Memorial gathering to be held at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to London Regional Cancer Program, 800 Commissioners Road East, London ON N6A 5W9 or McCormick Care Foundation – Dementia Services – Day Program, 2022 Kains Road, London, ON N6K 0A8. A. Millard George Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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MILES, Fraser Allen

Posted by on November 23, 2016

MILES, Fraser Allen

Passed away at the P.R.H.C. on Wednesday November 23, 2016. Fraser Miles in his 72nd year. Cherished by his children Tara Wilkinson (John), Mike Cowles, and Allen Miles (Tracy). Loved by his grandchildren Michael, Abigail, and Daniel. Remembered by his siblings, Frances Alldred (Brian), Bob Miles (Pat), sister-in-law Barb Miles (d. Wayne) and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Archie and Winona Miles. Arrangements entrusted to THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL. As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may send condolences or make donations by contacting the funeral home at www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by calling 705-652-3355.obit-pic

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Bigley, Lynn Ann (nee Woltz) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on November 23, 2016

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61 years, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Monday November 21, 2016 at Erie Shores Hospice. Beloved wife of Doug. Dear mother of Doug Jr. (Kelly) and the late Stacey (2016) (Chantal). Loving grandmother of Cody and Darian, Sebastian and great grandmother of Paisley. Dear sister of Don (Isabel), Nancy Bachmeier (Joe), Sam (the late Diane), Tom, Cheryl Imeson (Bill Finlay) and the late Ron and Randy “Buck” Woltz. Lynn is also survived by several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. At Lynn’s request there will be no visitation or service. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Erie Shores Hospice. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2694/Lynn-Ann-Bigley/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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Wittine, Mary of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on November 23, 2016

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93 years, passed away peacefully on Tuesday November 22, 2016 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Born July 5, 1923 in Rotenstein, Slovenia and a resident of Kingsville since 1952. Beloved wife of the late Wilhelm (2004). Cherished mother of Brigitte Staudt (Dennis), Willi Wittine (Wendy) and Heidi Wittine. Beloved Oma of Nicholas Staudt and fiancee’ Alex, Michael Staudt (Andrea), Samantha Kukucka , Christopher Wittine, Jennifer Wittine and fiance’ Miles. Mom was an exceptional cook, especially with her German culinary and baking skills. Besides her family, faith was most important in her life. Oma will forever be missed and loved. “Rest in Peace.” The family wish to extend their sincere thanks to the second floor nursing staff at LDMH and the staff at the Sun Parlour Home for their compassionate care. Visiting at St. Michael’s Church, 21 Elliott Street Leamington on Friday November 25, 2016 from 10 a.m. until Mass of the Resurrection at 11 a.m. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2695/Mary-Wittine/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Gubinczki, Kathleen “Katie” Margaret of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on November 23, 2016

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90 years, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 21, 2016 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Michael Gubinczki (1995) for almost 50 years. Katie will be missed by her companion Armin Lehn. Loving mother of the late Jim (2016) (Charlene), Robert Gubinczki, Rose Gubinczki (Bob Ericson). Special grandmother of Chantal (Jay Young), Greg Gubinczki (Hailey). Proud great grandmother of Zoe, Zeke, Ayla and Ella. Dear sister of Mary Hornyak (late Steve) and sister-in-law Rose. Predeceased by brother John Horvath. She will be missed by her nieces and nephews. Katie loved to dance, sew, cook and bake and her true passion was to be always sure that you were well fed during a visit. Even at the age of 90, Katie enjoyed spending time on her iPad looking for new recipe and quilt ideas as well as checking updates on Facebook. At Katie’s request, cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to the Canadian Cancer Society may be made by contacting the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631). Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2693/Kathleen-Gubinczki/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Wiper, Clare of Kingsville, Ontario

Posted by on November 23, 2016

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82 years, passed away suddenly on Tuesday November 22, 2016. Beloved husband of Diane. Dear father of Jamie (Sandy), Nicole Ormond (Jeff), Michelle Mineau (Bill), Shannon (Marla). Loving grandfather of Brytany Archer (Joel), Taylor (Justin), Brandon, Braydan, Keely and great grandfather of Charlie. Dear brother of Ray (the late Elva), Betty Nadlin (Dan), Rick (Trudy) and the late Harold. Dear brother-in-law of Bob and Darlene Daudlin. Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Friday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Saturday November 26, 2016 at St. Michael’s Church, 21 Elliott Street Leamington from 9 a.m. until time of Memorial Service at 10 a.m. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Windsor Downtown Mission. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2696/Clare-Wiper/obituary.html#tribute-start.

 

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YORK: Laura Susan of Belleville

Posted by on November 23, 2016

York, Laura Susan – at QHC-Belleville General Hospital on Friday, November 18, 2016 in her 69th year.  Laura is survived by her two children, Lois and James.  She is fondly remembered by her Harmony Road friends, Cheryl & Rod, Shelley & Jamie, Wendy & Rob, Amber & George and Rob.

A Graveside Service will be held at Victoria Cemetery, Saturday, November 26th, 2016 at 12:00 noon.  Cremation arrangements entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel (613-968-2273).

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Quinte Humane Society would be appreciated.

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OSMOND: Nettie Elizabeth (Stewart) of Ilderton

Posted by on November 23, 2016

osmond-nettie-picture-w300At Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital, on Thursday, November 17, 2016 in her 96th year.  Born to parents George and Myrtle Stewart in 1921, she was the oldest of 9 children, growing up on the family farm.  As a young woman, Nettie moved to the city, and within a few years married Charles “Doc” Osmond just before he went overseas with the Canadian Forces.  Following the war, the couple returned to the Ilderton area to farm.  A valued employee for many years at Hay Stationery, Nettie finally retired to read, quilt, and paint.  After Doc’s death in 1995, she remained in her farmhouse, following politics passionately, and enjoying visits with friends and family.  Nettie will be lovingly remembered by her daughter Susan, brother Art, and the Stewart family.  We want to thank the staff at Countryside Manor in Coldstream for their unwavering care and compassion.

A private family reception is planned at the Haskett Funeral Home, Lucan, (www.haskettfh.com) Cremation with interment at Telfer Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Telfer Cemetery would be appreciated by the family.

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MINNIS, Maxine (nee Teskey)

Posted by on November 22, 2016

web_minnisPassed away at home on November 22, 2016 at 87 years of age. Reunited with her beloved husband Edward (2007).  Cherished mother of Earl (Cathy) Minnis, Edward (Jennifer) Minnis, Charles (Kim) Minnis, Patricia (Randy) Cheadle, Daniel (Diane) Minnis.  Loving grandmother of Mark, Scott, Charles, Russell, Joseph, the late Jeffrey, Wayne, Robbie and Michael and also survived by 12 great-grandchildren.  Dear sister of the late Walter and Isabel, the late Violet and Victor Kobus, Gordon Teskey and Joanne Ferguson, the late Olive and Edgar Gee, the late Mabel Johnson, Donald and Fern Teskey, Roger and Bonnie Teskey. Maxine will be missed by many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Special thank you to Leona and Herman Moore for being such great friends and helping mom over the years.

If you so desire, donations to the Salvation Army or Windsor Goodfellows would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Thursday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Friday at 11:30am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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St. Louis, Reginald George “Reg”

Posted by on November 22, 2016

Peacefully on August 18, 2016 with his loving family by his side after a courageous battle with Cancer at 65 years of age. Beloved son of Shirley and the late George St. Louis (2005). Loving father of Sara and husband Marc Coletti and Steven and wife Jennifer St. Louis. Adoring Grandpa of Nolan and Rowan Coletti and Maximus St. Louis. He will be sadly missed by his friend and former spouse Debra Dancey. Dear brother of Denis, Bruce (Judy), and the late Brian (Denise) St. Louis. He will be greatly missed by his many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Reg proudly carried on his father’s family business, St. Louis Studio & Cameras. His passion was his photography, he will be remembered by his staff and customers for his humor and friendly nature. If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.

Visiting Sunday 2-5pm and 7-9pm with parish prayers at 7:30pm. Funeral Monday 9:00am leaving from FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841 to Good Shepherd Parish for Mass at 10:00am. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Erdmann, Michael

Posted by on November 22, 2016

Entered peacefully into eternal rest on Monday, November 21, 2016 at 93 years of age. Michael is survived by his loving wife of 71 years, Julia (nee Foldy). Beloved son of the late Michael and Elizabeth Erdman. Dear son-in-law of the late Joseph and Terese Foldy. Cherished brother to the late John (his twin) and his late sister Mary (late Frank) Reid. Predeceased by his in-laws Eva Foldy, Theresa (Andy) Zsoldos, Margaret (Steve Kuranyi, Mary (Francis) Gulyas. Michael was very loved and revered by his many nieces and nephews because of his wisdom, generosity, humour and unconditional love: the Reid family: Mike (Sally), Frank, Martin (Linda), Paula, Cathy (Mark) Ladd, Christopher (Nancy) and David (Elizabeth); the Zsoldos family: Elinor (Adrian) Jacob, Joe, late Tony (Carol), John (Gloria), Gerard, late Maria (Jean Claude) Nenez, Richard, Rosemary (Ron) Vanhee; the Kuranyi family: Joe (Erna), late George (Joyce), Julie (Don) Raey, Betty (Jim) Rogers, Steve (Lorraine), Rose (Nick) Lawrence, Anne (Dave) Harkes, Michael (Donna) and the late Cathy MacDonald. He will also be missed by many great nieces and nephews. A very special thanks to Anna Bryla for the loving and compassionate care she gave Michael over the years. Also, a special thanks to Andrea and Timmy Desjardins for their assistance to Michael and Julie. Also wish to thank the staff of the Devonshire Retirement Residence and Home Instead for their care.

Michael worked for Ford Motor Co. in Windsor, Oakville and Dearborn, MI., for 46 years in the Purchasing Department as a buyer for Ford. He was a long time active member of the Knights of Columbus and the Legion of Mary. As a member of the K of C he was active in helping the homeless, spending many a night out distributing food stamps to the needy and downtrodden. He also was very active in helping repair homes for the needy as needed. He was also in charge of the clothing drives for the Franciscan Missions. At Christmas time he was active in drives that provided toys for needy children and helped distribute those toys. His tireless contribution was greatly appreciated by all those he helped. Michael always put other’s needs first.

Visitation Thursday 3-5pm. At Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Funeral Mass Friday 10am at Corpus Christi (1400 Cabana Rd.). Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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ASHLEY, Reta May (nee Campbell) of Belleville, Ontario

Posted by on November 22, 2016

ashely-reta-nov-22Peacefully on Tuesday, November 22, 2016, in Hasting Manor, Belleville, in her 88th year. Beloved wife of the late Ray. Loving mother of Richard (Betty) of Belleville, Ray (Dianne) of Newboro and John (Suzanne) of Windsor. Dear grandmother of Robert, Jason (Sherri), Darryl (Leslie) and Justin. Cherished great grandmother of Kitran, Emma and Logan. Sister of the late Colin (the late Olivia) Campbell and the late Howard (Pat) Campbell and their families. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Hastings Manor – 2nd floor Beech Villa. Visitation will be held on Saturday, November 26, 2016 from 1-2 p.m. at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg followed by a complete service in the chapel at 2 p.m. Donations to the Alzheimer Society, Canadian Cancer Society or the Legion Village would be appreciated. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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WANAMAKER: Linda of London

Posted by on November 22, 2016

25125-wanamakerWANAMAKER, Linda Louise… Peacefully at Victoria Hospital, London, on Monday, November 14, 2016, passed away in her 67th year. Beloved daughter of Katherine Wanamaker, and the late Richard Wanamaker (2004). Dear sister of Stephen and his wife Karen Wanamaker. Beloved aunt of Damon and his wife Vincie, and great aunt to infant Nate. Remembered fondly by cousins Charles, Carol Ann, Judy, & Richard. Very dear friend for almost 50 years of Maidy and Bob Keir, and special “aunt” to their children Welby, Colleen, and Shelly. Sadly missed by Weslee & his family. Also missed by her very special close friends Sandie & Jeannie “Mom”, and the many acquaintances she has made over the years at Canada Post, at Hickory Ridge Golf & C. C., and at various Huff n Puff activities and events. Following her 37 years with Canada Post, Linda enjoyed golf & bowling, the theatre, travel & several cruises with friends. She was a staunch supporter of the Blue Jays & Knights, and attended many games each season. A special thanks goes to the nurses and doctors at both University and Victoria Hospital who provided such devoted care & compassion. In keeping with Linda’s wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral service. Interment following  cremation in the family plot in Hampton Rural Cemetary, Hampton, N.B.  A Celebration of Linda’s Life will be held at Hickory Ridge Golf & C.C., 3425 Woodhull Road, London, from 2 – 4 pm on Sunday, December 4. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of your choice. Arrangements entrusted to A. Millard George Funeral Home, 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories of Linda and photographs may be shared at www.amgfh.com

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CHENG: Yuen of London

Posted by on November 22, 2016

25127-cheng-3CHENG, Yuen….
Yuen passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at Victoria Hospital, in his 95th year.  Beloved husband of the late Shoi-Ling Cheng  for nearly 70 years. Much loved father of Hector Cheng, Anita Cheng, Bobby Cheng (Linda), Angela Law (Joseph), Virna Yuen (Raymond), Kelvin Cheng (Susie), Candice  Herold (Rob). Proud grandfather of Judy, Hokit (Julianna), Fizzy (Jennifer), Jacky, Cedrin, Bill (Ruby), Wendy, Gary, Sara (David), Loudon, Winston, Geneva and great -grandfather of Savey, Xavier, Sawyer, Trinity, Hunter and Raleigh.  Visitation will be on Saturday, November 26, 2016 from 9 am – 9:30 am at A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street, London, where the service will be held at 9:30am. Interment to follow at Woodland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the London Health Sciences Foundation, 800 Commissioners Road East, London, ON, N6A 5W9. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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CLAIRMONT: Elizabeth Anne de Hawkesbury anciennement d’Aylmer

Posted by on November 22, 2016

clairmont-elizabeth-anneMadame Elizabeth Anne Clairmont de Hawkesbury anciennement d’Aylmer est décédée le jeudi 27 octobre 2016 à l’âge de 68 ans. Elle était la conjointe de feu Réal Gélinas; la fille de feu Adrien Clairmont et de feu Brigitte Lacoursière; la chère soeur de Cécile Paradis, Roger Fleury, Denis Clairmont (Margot), Ronald Clairmont (Colette) et Yvon Clairmont (Francine). Elle laisse également une grande amie, Ginette Thibert ainsi que plusieurs neveux, nièces et ami(e)s. Elle fut prédécédée par un frère Gérald Clairmont. La famille désire remercier Madame Shirley Dewar, aussi une grande amie qui a pris beaucoup soin d’Elizabeth ainsi que Julie Normand des Services Sociaux de L’Orignal, Marie-Lyne Berthiaume du Salon Funéraire Berthiaume et Dr. Marcel Feldman pour leurs attentions et leurs services.

La famille invite parents et amis au Salon Funéraire Familial Berthiaume, 416, rue McGill, Hawkesbury, Ontario (877) 632-8511, le jeudi 24 novembre 2016 à compter de 18 h. Une célébration suivra en la chapelle à 19 h. Pour ceux qui le désirent des dons à l’Association pulmonaire, seraient appréciés.

Pour offrir vos condoléances par télécopieur, composez le (613) 632-1065 ou visitez notre site Internet www.salonfuneraireberthiaume.com

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PHAIR: Vera Geraldine “Jerry”

Posted by on November 22, 2016

PHAIR, Vera Geraldine “Jerry” – Passed away peacefully on November 19, 2016 in her 94th year at Bluewater Health – C.E.E. Site, Petrolia. Jerry was born May 29, 1922 to the late Frank and Loreen (nee Boothe) Arnold. Predeceased by her husband Jack (1983) and twin brother Ross and his wife Donna. Survived by her daughter Penny Miller and her husband Doug. Lovingly missed by her sisters Melba Dudley and Gertrude Johnson, special nephew Lorry Tigner who was part of our “farm family” for many years. Also survived by sisters-in-law Marion Phair, Jean Houston, Joy McGaffey, Betty McBrayne and her husband Jim and several nieces and nephews. Jerry was a life-long resident of St. Clair (formerly Moore) Township. She was a member of Bear Creek Presbyterian Church until its closure in 1987. Jerry then became a member of New Life Assembly, Petrolia. She was a life member of Birkhall Women’s Institute and Bear Creek W.M.S. A special thanks to Dr. Li and Staff, the nurses at C.E.E., home support workers Candy and Kelly. And special thanks to neighbours Percy and Lois, Ian and Laurie. Mom and our family couldn’t have managed without you.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Saturday, November 26, 2016 from 10:00 am until the funeral service at 11:00 am.
Sympathy may be expressed through donation to C.E.E. Hospital Foundation or New Life Assembly (Missions).
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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WEDDEN: (nee Denike), Tina Louise of Belleville

Posted by on November 22, 2016

WEDDEN (nee Denike), Tina Louise – of Belleville in her 53rd year, has went to be with the Lord. Dear daughter of the late Robert & Juanita Denike.  Cherished Mother of; Shannon Finch (Jeff), Kristy Callahan (Nick) and Emily Wedden (Jeff). Also lovingly remembered by her grandchildren; Rebecca, Aaron, Hunter and Rayburn. Dear sister of Kim (Art) and Chris (Teresa). She will be missed by her nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends.

Cremation has taken place.

Funeral Service will be held at the Belleville Wesleyan Church (78 Everett Street) on Thursday November 24th, 2016 at 11:00a.m. with visitation one hour prior to service. Private inurnment at Elmwood Cemetery to be held at a later date.

If desired, donations to the Belleville Wesleyan Church or Victim Services Quinte.

Arrangements entrusted to Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street, Belleville, (613-968-2273).

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Bernier; Christopher Douglas of Wasaga Beach, Ontario

Posted by on November 22, 2016

bernier0001Dr. Christopher Douglas Bernier, age 50, cherished son of the late Gerald and Barbara (nee Brawley) Bernier passed away suddenly on Friday November 18, 2016. Devoted and loving father to Brawley, Jared and Julia Bernier.  Survived by Charlene Bernier. Caring brother to Stephanie (Clare) Maher, Michael (Kerry) Bernier, and Michelle (Jeff) Steers. Loving Uncle to Will and Josh Maher, Amara, Emma and Owen Bernier and Katelyn and Patrick Steers. Chris will be greatly missed by his extended family that includes his staff – Anna, Olivia and Gina, aunts, uncles, cousins, and patients.  A small town boy at heart, Chris felt very privileged to be the first optometrist to settle in Wasaga Beach where he practiced for 20 years.  Dr. Bernier was dedicated and committed to providing his patients with excellent care and service.  As an outdoors and sports enthusiast, Chris made many lasting friendships. He took pleasure in watching his children grow up enjoying the activities he loved to do; boating and fishing on Georgian Bay, card playing, sunsets and bonfires at the family cottage. Chris will always be remembered for his quick wit, sense of humour and his generosity.  Visitation will be held at Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Wasaga Beach Chapel, 509 River Road West, Wasaga Beach on Saturday, November 26 from 10 a.m – 12 p.m..  A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St. Noel Chabanel Catholic Church, 133 Dunkerron Avenue, Wasaga Beach on Saturday, November 26 at 1:00 p.m.  Reception to follow at St. Noel Chabanel Catholic Elementary School, 425 Ramblewood Drive, Wasaga Beach, Ontario. Private interment to occur at a later date.  If desired, donations in Chris’ memory to the CMHA would be sincerely appreciated by the family.  For more information and to sign the online Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com

Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord and let perpetual light shine upon Christopher. May he rest in peace.

Forever in our hearts!

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Hastings; Elsie May (nee Richardson) of Stayner, Ontario

Posted by on November 22, 2016

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Peacefully at Roberta Place Long Term Care Facility, Barrie on Sunday November 20, 2016 in her 101st year.  A warm and gentle woman whose wit and enthusiasm for life touched the lives of everyone she met.  Elsie had a long and happy career at the Toronto Telegram and Rogers Cable T.V..  Beloved wife of the late Harland Edwin Hastings.  Predeceased by her brothers Ross, Earl and Ray.  Special thanks to Dr. Mossman and the nurses and caregivers at Roberta Place for their unending patience and deeply compassionate support, to her family and friends for their love and companionship.  Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Stayner Chapel, 7313 Highway 26, Stayner on Thursday November 24, 2016 from 11 a.m. for the Funeral Service in the Chapel at 12 o’clock.  Interment Stayner Union Cemetery.  Reception to follow. If desired, donations may be made to a Charity of your choice.  For more information and to sign the Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com

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MacDonald, Laura Mae of Athens and formerly of Pembroke

Posted by on November 21, 2016

 

 

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MacDonald, Laura Mae

Peacefully at Maple View Lodge, Athens, on Monday November 21st, 2016. The former Laura Mae Jones, age 92, of Athens and formerly of Pembroke. Beloved wife of the late Glenn MacDonald. Dear mother of Deborah Jozefowicz ( Andrew ) of Athens, Ian MacDonald ( Febe ) of South Korea, Mavis Quirk ( Larry ), and Meldia Weisgerber ( Gordon ) all of Edmonton. Also survived by a special friend, Paula Anderson of Ottawa. Loving grandmother of 13 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Nellie Aubrey and Murray Jones ( Jean ) all of Cypress River, Manitoba. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by 5 sisters and 6 brothers, Mary Ruston, Kathy McDougall, Amy Jones, Jenny Jones, Maggie Jones, Dave, Jack, Dick, Robert, William and Robert Jones 2nd. Also predeceased by her parents, John Jones and the former Jane Davies, as well as 3 grandchildren, Anne, Heather and Peter Jozefowicz.

Relatives and friends may pay their respects at the Judson Funeral Home, Athens, on Saturday November 26th, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service will be held at the Athens United Church, on Sunday November 27th, at 2 pm. Interment Wesley United Cemetery, Pembroke. In memoriams to Maple View Lodge or the Athens United Church will be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Visit a Book of Memories at: www:judsonfuneralhome.ca

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613-924-2626

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