BAUER: Ms. Maria, of St. Thomas

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Maria BauerBAUER, Ms. Maria, of St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Friday, December 27, 2013, in her 70th  year.  Mother of Christopher Bauer (Susi) of St. Thomas, and Jennifer Cordeiro of London.  Grandmother of Megan and Dylan.  Sister of Irene Horton (Wyatt), Helen Bauer, Frances Daines (Larry), Andrew Bauer (Linda), Steve Bauer (Helen), and the late John Bauer. Also survived by cousins; Margaret Gehring, Betty Davis (Howard), Stephen Mago (late Cathy), and Joe Bor, and their families.  Born in St. Williams, ON, January 27, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Maria (nee Mago) Bauer.  In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place.  A private memorial service will be held  at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) on Saturday, January 4, 2014.  Memorial donations to the charity of one’s choice gratefully acknowledged.

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Connell, Mr William Glenn of Bruce Mines, Ontario

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Suddenly at the Sault Area Hospital on Monday December 30, 2013.  Glenn Connell of Algoma Manor, formerly of Bruce Mines in his 84th year, beloved husband of Arlene Connell ( nee MacMillan ) for 52 years.  Loving father of Bryan Connell of Bruce Mines, Cheryl Jerrard ( Paul  ) of Desmoines, Iowa and the late Michael Connell.  Special Grandpa to Catherine and Meghan.  Dear son of the late Alex and Margaret Connell.  Dear brother of the late Cliff, Rita, Lila, Geraldine, Lorne and John.  Dear brother-in-law of Jerry, Larry and Kenny McMillan.  Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.  Glenn was an active member of the community with involvement in the Lions Club, Royal Canadian Legion, Bruce Mines United Church, Bruce Mines Fire Department and the Sno Glyders snowmobile club.  Glenn worked for the MNR for many years in Sault Ste. Marie, Blind River and Thessalon.  Friends may call at the Beggs Funeral Home, Thessalon on Sunday January 5, 2014 from 2 to 5pm and on Monday January 6, 2014 from 10 am until time of service in the chapel at 11 o`clock.  Spring interment in Cloudslee Cemetery.  Donations to the Bruce Mines United Church or Blind River District Health Centre Foundation – Thessalon Site.  www.beggsfh.com

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HACHÉ, Albini Leo, of Sarnia

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hachewebSuddenly at home with his family by his side, ALBINI LEO HACHÉ, age 84, of Sarnia passed away. Beloved husband of Florence Haché (nee Beaudoin ). Much loved father of Sylvia Hache, Denise Jones and her husband Christopher. Cherished grandfather of Eric Jones and Laura Jones as well as his borrowed grandchildren; Dina Rawcliffe, Zon Rawcliffe and great grandchidren Rylee, Blaze, Xavier, Marlee, Zayden and Lily. Survived by his sister Eva Hache-Brideau and brother Adelbert Haché. Albini had passion and much love for his family. Albini had a passion for bowling and almost bowled a perfect game, he was also a member of the St. Thomas Aquinas Knights of Columbus # 8950. Friends may visit with the family at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE, 102 N. Victoria Street, Sarnia, on Friday, January 3, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. Memorial Mass will be celebrated by Father Kathemo Mukucha at St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church on Friday, January 3, 2014, at 11:00 a.m.,Cremation has taken place. Memorial gifts to Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or Canadian Diabetes Association or Charity of Choice would be appreciated by the family.

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BRYDGES, Ronald Dennis, of Sarnia

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Brydges-webAt Bluewater Health on Thursday, December 26, 2014, RONALD DENNIS BRYDGES, age 61 of Sarnia passed away. He was the loving husband of the late Helen Mary Brydges (2007) and dear father of Michael Brydges and Dustin Brydges (Ryan) all of Sarnia, grandfather of Trinity and Austin, brother of Helen (Michael), Larry (Mary), Debra, Linda and Robert. Several nieces and nephews also survive. He was predeceased by his parents Vince and Pearl and his brother Gary. Ron retired from Lanxess Inc. And enjoyed golf and fishing. A celebration of Ron’s life will be held at the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 102 N. Victoria Street, Sarnia, on Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 1:30 pm. Friends may visit with the family at the funeral home on Thursday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 pm and Friday from 12:30 until service time. Memorial gifts to Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family.

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McCORD: Doris Bell, of Sarnia

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McCord-1-webAt Vision Nursing Home on Thursday, December 26, 2013, DORIS BELL (ALSTERGREN) McCORD, age 82 of Sarnia passed away. She was the loving wife of Frederick (Fred) McCord and dear mother of Randy and his wife Lydia of Brights Grove and Karen Vandermeer and her husband Art of Corunna, grandmother of Michelle Vandermeer, Jennifer McCord and twins Joy and Jordan Vandermeer and great-grandmother of Carter and Faith Vandermeer and Constantine Taylor. She was predeceased by her parents Carl and Helen, her sister Agnes Cross and brothers Charles and Frank. Doris retired from Manley’s after 35 years of service, she was Treasurer of Southwestern Ontario Presbytery and was involved in the Point Edward church for 40 years and volunteered as a leader with the Cub Scouts. Friends may visit with the family at the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 102 N. Victoria Street, Sarnia, on Monday between the hours of 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 pm. A celebration of her life will be held at Point Edward Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, December 31st, 2013 at 11:00 am. Memorial gifts to the Canadian Alzheimer Society or charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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DALE, Florence “Flo” of Colborne, Ontario

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DaleFlorence Dec 30Peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family on Monday December 30th, 2013 in her 86th year.  Beloved wife of Albert (Mickey) Dale for 62 years.  Loving mother of Ruth O’Brien (Paul), Ronald Dale (Karen), Judy Clarey (Gil) and Cindy Simpson (Joe).  Dear grandmother of Stacey, Brent, Kevin, Grant, Adam, Craig, Travis, Rachel, Brandon, Kyle and Allie and step grandmother of Siobhan.  Florence is pre-deceased by her brothers James and Cameron Moffatt.  Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home 11 King St., W., Colborne on Thursday from 3 -7 pm.  A funeral service will be held in Colborne United Church on Friday January 3rd, 2014 at 11 am.  Interment in Salem Cemetery in the spring.  If desired donations may be made to SickKids Foundation or the charity of your choice.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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BARG: Wanda of Corunna

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BARG, Wanda – Age 88 of Corunna, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved sister of Selma (Gordon) Bicum of Sombra. Survived by 6 nieces and 2 nephews as well as her family at Thompson Gardens, Corunna. Predeceased by her parents Abram and Lena (Neufeld) Barg, brothers Abram and Ernest Barg, sister Melita (John) Toews and nephew John. A Memorial Service will be held at Corunna United Church, 198 Hill Street, on Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 11:00am. Visitation will be held one hour prior to service. Interment of ashes will take place at a later date at Riverside Cemetery, Sombra. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Moore Presbyterian Foundation. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Arrangements entrusted to STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden, 519-864-1193.

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TESSMER, Erich Kurt

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Tessmer, Erich DN photoTESSMER, Erich Kurt – Passed away suddenly in the Dominican Republic in the place he loved and was the most happiest, on Friday December 27, 2013 in his 81st year.  Loving husband of 57 years of Christel.  Father of Lothar and Barbara.  Grandfather of 6 and great-grandfather of 6.  He will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by all who loved him.

Cremation has taken place.  For those who wish memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation through MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME 5917 Main Street.

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KLACSAN, Dominick

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Passed away peacefully on December 29, 2013 at the age of 99 years.  Reunited with beloved wife Emilia (nee Uhlik) (2007).  Loving father of Eva Fazekas, and Gabriella Schiller (2012) and husband John (1989).  Cherished grandfather of Linda, Kathy, John, Sylvia, Tom, and Ron.  Proud great grandfather to 7 great grandchildren and great-great grandfather of 4.  Will be missed by best friend Jozsef  Pazmandy.  Donations made to the Canadian Hearing Society would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday from 6-9 at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, (519) 969-5841.  On Friday,  family and friends are invited to Our Lady of the Atonement Parish (2940 Forest Glade Dr) after 9:30 am until time of Mass at 10:00 am.  Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share photos, memories, or make a donation at www.FamilieFirst.ca

 

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Aziz, Backous of Leamington, Ontario

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82 years, passed away peacefully at his residence on Sunday December 29, 2013. Loving husband of Mahbouba for 59 years. Dear father of Najet Zakaria (Youssef), Elizabeth Stewart (Steve), Louie Aziz (Krista) and Christina Raffoul (George). Loving grandfather of Patty Zakaria – Nikolov (Stevco), Josie Zakaria, Kate and Tori Stewart, Christie Mauricio (Shaun), Billy, Jessica and Nicole Aziz and Samuel and Nicholas Raffoul. Great grandfather of Sofia, Marissa and Olivia. Backous will be missed by his brothers and sisters, many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends in Canada and Lebanon. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Monday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Backous’  life at St. Anthony’s Parish 280 Talbot Street East Leamington on Tuesday December 31, 2013 at 10 a.m. Monsignour Charles Saad officiating. Friends may send condolences at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

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Barkovsky, Henry “Vern” of Leamington, Ontario

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BarkovskyVernPaperBarkovsky, Henry “Vern”   78 years, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 30, 2013 at the Leamington Mennonite Home. Dear and devoted husband of Erna (Konrad) for over 53 years. Loving father of David and his wife Tanya, Linda Barkovsky and husband David King, Paul and his wife Leasa. Beloved Opa of 4 grandchildren. Dear brother of Betty Rodway and husband Cal, Rita Neudorf and husband Peter, John Barkovsky, brother-in-law Bob Dyck, brother-in-law Bill Konrad and wife Marlene, sister-in-law Margaret Kroeker and husband Henry. Predeceased by his mother and father Agatha and John Barkovsky, and sister Kathy Dyck. Survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Vern’s life will be held at Leamington United Mennonite Church, 78 Oak Street East, on Friday, January 3, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Leamington Mennonite Home (Music Therapy) or to the Parkinson Society. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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JANSEN: RITA of Peterborough

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13308 JansenJANSEN, RITA (née Cinjee)  – After a long battle, at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Saturday, December 28, 2013.  Beloved wife of Pieter.  Dear mother of Lisa Loucks.  Sister of Helen Anderson, Marion Walker (Michael Simmonds) and Elsje Van Allen (Joe).  Sister in law of Ger (Marion) and Henk (Jeanette).  Rita will be missed by Robbin and many other friends and relatives here and in Holland.  A private family service will be held at COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME.  If desired, condolences to the family or donations to the Lung Association may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling at 705-740-0444.

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MERRIN: EILEEN of Ennismore

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13310 Elieen MerrinMERRIN, Eileen (Retired Health Care Aid and Community Care Volunteer) – Peacefully at her residence on Sunday, December 29, 2013.   Eileen (Pilkington) of Ennismore in her 76th year.  Wife  and forever sweetheart of the late James Merrin. Dear mother of Steve Merrin (Kimberley) of Buckhorn, Shawn Merrin (Pamela) of Peterborough, Jayne (Bret Taylor) of Ennismore and the late Wayne and Craig Merrin.  Loving grandma of Amy, Tyler, Hayley, Brett, Abbey, Chase, Reid, Renee and great grandmother to James, Ava and Titan.  Sister of Linda (Brian), Susan (Noel), Jim (Jackie) Pauline (Graham), Julie (Stephen) and the late David.  Dear sister-in-law of Barry and Margaret Merrin and Margaret Place, all of England.  Aunt Eileen will be missed by several nieces and nephews and her lifelong friends.  Private family arrangements have been completed by the COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME – ASHBURNHAM CHAPEL, 840 Armour Road.  If desired condolences to the family or donations to Community Care may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling 705-740-0444.

“As she was loved, she will be missed….
May she and Jimmy (her rock) always be together”

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NEWALL: JAMES ROYDEN of Lakefield, formerly of Warsaw

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NEWALL, JAMES ROYDEN – Peacefully, at his home on Sunday, December 29, 2013.  Jim, formerly of Warsaw, just days before his 74th birthday.  Husband of Helen (Née Clements) for 46 years.  Father of Calvin (Shannon) of Mississauga, Braden (Krista) of Cavan and Jim (Golnar) of California.  Grandfather to Michael, Finlay, Blake, Tyson, Paige, Rachael and Maya.  Brother in law of Doris McIntyre (Fred), John Clements (Joan) and Marie Bolton and Ross Bolton.  Uncle to Debbie West (Brent), Ron McIntyre, Stephanie Bolton (Greg), Andrew Bolton, Tammy Trotter (Mark), Tim, Jim, Ken and Lynda Downer.  Jim was predeceased by parents Cora Pettifer and George Newall, his son Lance, nephew John Clements Junior, sister Mary Downer, brothers in law Wilf Downer and Ronnie Clements, and parents in law Wiline and Ron.  A Memorial Service will be held at COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME –ASHBURNHAM CHAPEL 840 Armour Road on Thursday, January 2 at 11 a.m.  Reception to follow.  Inurnment at St. Mark’s Cemetery-Warsaw at a later date.  If desired, directions to the service, condolences to the family or donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or Sick Kids Hospital may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling at 705-740-0444.

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STEELE, Margaret Jean Ann (Peggy)

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STEELE, Margaret Jean Ann (Peggy) -  Suddenly at her home December 26, 2013, with family by her side.  Predeceased by her first husband Angus MacIntyre and beloved daughter Kim Dekker. Dearly loved mother of Angus Pelletier, Wesley Steele (Zeny), and Charlie Pelletier (Alexis). Beloved Nana of Nicholas and Jonathan Abbatiello, Sarah Margaret Steele and Dilon Pelletier. Peggy also leaves behind sisters Linda and Shirley, special aunts Betty and Ivy, dear cousin Chuckie and good friend Eleanor, along with many other aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews. She will be missed by her support workers Rose, LeeAnne, Simone, Liz and Wayne.  Peggy was a wonderful, strong woman who always found a way to keep laughing no matter how tough things got. She had a love for sweets and baking, vegetable and flower gardening and going out with her toy Pomeranians Buddy and Rocky (and the late Angel) as much as she could. She will be dearly missed by all who loved her. In keeping with Peggy’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a private burial will follow. Arrangements have been entrusted to MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME. In memory of Peggy, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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GOSNELL: Janice Eileen of R.R. # 2 Kent Bridge

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GOSNELL: Janice Eileen – A resident of R.R. # 2 Kent Bridge, Janice Gosnell passed away at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham Campus on Monday, December 30, 2013 at the age of 63. Born in Chatham, Janice was the daughter of the late Walter and Kathleen (Hall) Gosnell. Predeceased by her sister Patricia Gosnell (1999) and her brother Howard Gosnell (2000). Sister-in-law to Maxine Gosnell of Windsor and Doug Waymouth of Chatham. Dear aunt to Todd Waymouth (Gayle) of Belle River, Elaine Woloszyn of Simcoe, Gail Grantmyer (Jacob) of Windsor and Gary Gosnell (Megan) of Windsor. Predeceased by Tracey Hulme and Arlene Gosnell. Great-aunt to Ryley Hulme, Kelsi Hulme and Josh Carron. Also missed by many friends and extended family. Janice was kind and generous to all and an avid animal lover. Cremation has taken place with a private family interment to be held at a later date. Donations made in memory of Janice to OSPCA – Chatham-Kent would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com, McKinlay Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, 519-351-2040.

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ALGUIRE, Arnold of Brockville

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Arnold AlguireEntered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital, Charles Street Site on Monday December 30, 2013, Arnold Terry Alguire of Brockville age 69 years. Arnold is survived by his brother Harvey Kirkby and his family, cousins Jean Young, Jim Moore (Lynda), Michael Moore, Elaine Osborne (Bob), Cherie Moore and several cousins in the area.

 

Family and friends may call at the Barclay Funeral Home 137 Pearl Street East, Brockville on Friday January 3rd, from 7-9 p.m. and on Saturday January 4th, 2014 from 12 noon – 1:45 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel at 2 p.m. Interment will take place at Oakland Cemetery at a later date. In memory of Arnold, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Messages of condolence may be made online at www.barcalyfuneralhome.com

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DEMERS: Harold of Hawkesbury

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demers harold1928-2013 The Demers family regrets to announce the death of Mr. Harold Demers from Hawkesbury, who passed away suddenly on Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at the age of 85 years and 11 months. He was the beloved husband of the late Fernande Larivière and of Micheline (Villeneuve) Demers for 41 years. He also leaves to mourn his 4 much loved children: François (Louise), Dominique, Marielle (Donald Daniel) and André (Martine). He was the loving grandfather of Valérie, Simon, Alexis (Marjorie), Marie, Marc-André (Sophie) and Julien; the great grandfather of Florence and Élodie; the dear brother of Odette Weston, Huguette Lynett, Madeleine Demers and Paul Demers (Céline). He was predeceased by one brother Claude (Claudette). Also survived by his brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces and friends and not to forget his acquaintances at the municipal pool.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Berthiaume Family Funeral Home, 416, McGill Street, Hawkesbury, Ontario (877) 632-8511. At his demand, there will be no visitations at the funeral home. A commemorative service with the ashes will be held at the Saint-Pierre-Apôtre Parish in Hawkesbury, Ontario, on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. The family will be present at church to receive your condolences from 10:15 a.m.

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

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

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Van De Wiele, Mary of Wallaceburg, Ontario

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Mrs. Mary Van De Wiele, a resident of Wallaceburg, passed away on Sunday, December 29, 2013 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Sydenham Campus, in Wallaceburg, at the age of 83 years.Mary was born in the Netherlands.  Beloved wife of the late Isadoor Van De Wiele (1993).Loving mother of Ann (Bill Millman) Armitage and Charles Van De Wiele.Sadly missed by 4 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.Predeceased by a sister and a brother.Friends will be received at the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg, on Friday, January 3, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with the Funeral Service immediately following at 1 p.m. from the chapel of the funeral home.  As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Diabetes Association 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  Mary Van De Wiele.

 

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MELOCHE (Schofield) , Ethel Irene “Polly”

Posted by on December 30, 2013

passed away peacefully at Royal Oak Long Term Care Centre, Kingsville, on December 18, 2013 at the
age of 97.  Predeceased by her husband, Herbert (1976).  Loving Mom of the late Robert (2002) (Annett 2011), Ron (Norma), and Joanne Meloche (Christine). Polly adored her seven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.  Predeceased by her brothers Victor, Robert and Fred. Survived by her two sister-in-laws Gloria and Marge. The family would like to thank all the staff at Royal Oak who made Mom’s last seven years a comfort to her and  her family and for the exceptional care she received.  We can’t say enough about how grateful we are for their support. Visiting will be held at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E, Essex (519-776-4233) on Monday, December 23, 2013 from 10 am until time of Funeral Service to celebrate Polly’s life at 11 am. Fr. Dave Boutette officiating.  Interment St. Clements cemetery, McGregor.   If you so desire, memorial donations may be made  to the Alzheimer Society of Ontario. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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GALIPEAU, Pamela Elaine

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After a hard courageous battle, Pamela passed peacefully at home with her family by her side on Monday, December 23, 2013 at 66 years of age. Beloved wife of Charles “Chuck”. Cherished and loving mother of Laura and Glen Mills and Layne and Ken Hoskins. Adored grandma of Danielle Bonnevie (Brent), Jordyn (Dallas), Madison and Natalie Mills and Braydon, Mackenna and Austin Hoskins. Great grandma of Brock Bonnevie. Dearest sister of Ron Morand (Terry) and sister-in-law of Robert Zolotcov (Helen Toner). Pam will also be missed by her puppy Rocky. Pam retired from Hotel Dieu Grace hospital after more than 40 years of service. She loved her visits to the casino, playing bingo and poker. She also kept busy crafting many personal gifts with crocheting and beading. Pam was an avid hockey and football fan and a huge supporter of the Essex Ravens Football Club. Her family was everything to her and she will be greatly missed. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233)on Friday 2-5 and 7-9 pm and on Saturday, December 28, 2013 at Holy Name of Jesus Church, 146 Talbot Street South, Essex from 930 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am. Fr. Robert Rocheleau officiating. Parish prayers Friday 7 pm. Cremation to follow. If desired memorial donations made to Hospice Windsor Essex would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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GRIEDER, Gordon “Gord” Bruce of Cobourg, Ontario

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GriederGordonPeacefully in his sleep, at his home on Saturday December 28th, 2013 in his 63rd year.  Beloved husband of Sherri Grieder (nee Bishop).  Loving father of Jenna Braun (Phil), Dr. Taryn Grieder, Kyle Grieder and Holly Grieder.  Dear grandfather of Cassandra, Cole, Connor, Charlotte, Tye and Luka.  Brother of Rosemary Garcia, Scott Grieder, Vickie Grieder, Richard Grieder and Joel Rumney.  A private family celebration of life will be held at a later date.  If desired donations may be made to the Northumberland Hills Hospital Dialysis Unit.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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LANOUE, Lawrence (Larry)

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Passed away peacefully at his home on December 29, 2013 at 81 years of age.  Beloved husband of 58 years to Edna (nee Barrette).  Loving father of Brian, Barbara and husband Rene Beaule, Daniel and wife Evelene, Michelle Doupnik and husband Joe Anobile.  Cherished Pepe to Justin and Nicole Beaule, Danielle, Shae-Lynn and Curtis Lanoue, Nathan Doupnik, Joseph Anobile and Dylan Stewart.  Son of the late John and Leona Lanoue, brother of the late Paul Norman Lanoue and surviving wife Margaret.  Dear brother-in-law of the late Orval; husband of the late Helen and Yvette, Lorraine Piccinato and the late Bruno, the late Victor and surviving wife Rita, the late Felix and Delia, Agnes Fauteux and the late Alvin, the late Norman; husband of Lorraine and the late Betty, the late Paul and Theresa, the late Rose and Alvin O’Keefe, Leonard and wife Agnes, Jean Rivard and husband Norman, the late Richard and surviving wife Sharon, twins Leona and Virginia, the late Vince and surviving wife Gail, the late Deanna Colautti; Peter Colautti and wife Arlene, the late John and surviving wife Sandra.  Also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Larry was a member of the Knights of Columbus #4924 (K of C), Riverside Sportsmen’s Club and devoted coach of Riverside Minor Hockey.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the Downtown Mission would be appreciated. Visitation Thursday, January 2, 2014 from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Prayers Thursday 4:30 p.m. & K of C Prayers Thursday 7:30 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 LAUZON RD. East Windsor (519-969-5841). On Friday, family and friends are invited to meet at St. John Vianney Church, 385 Dieppe Street after 10 a.m. followed by Mass at 11 a.m.  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Tremblay, Pamela Jean ( nee Peasron ) of Sault Ste. Marie, formerly of Thessalon

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Peacefully at Extendicare Mapleview, Sault Ste. Marie on Sunday December 29, 2013.  Pamela Tremblay formerly of Thessalon in her 87th year, wife of the late Rene Tremblay.  Loving mother of Carol Tucci ( Joe ) of Sault Ste. Marie, Dianne Wright ( Del ) of Windsor, Chris Tremblay ( Rosa ) of Markham, Robin Tremblay ( Adele ) of Calgary and Jennifer Tremblay-Hall ( Mike ) of Sault Ste. Marie.  Special Grandma Pam to Tony ( Michaela ), Sarah, Lauren, Curtis, Shane, Ryan, Brock, Adam, Michelle, Chantal, Jessica, Isiah and Nash and Great Grandma  to Madison, Jillian, Caydence and Brinley.  Predeceased by her mother Mabel and Father Frank and her brother Anthony.  Pam will also be sadly missed by the Tremblay family and many nieces and nephews.  Pam was born in London England in 1927 and bravely came to Canada after the Second World War with her mother Mabel to start a new life.  She will be remembered by many in the Thessalon area for the many years that she worked in Dr. Kovacs’ office. Friends may call at the Beggs Funeral Home, Thessalon on Saturday January 4, 2014 from 1pm until time of service in the chapel at 2 o’clock followed by cremation.  In lieu of flowers donations to the Canadian Cancer Society gratefully accepted.    The family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to the staff at Extendicare Mapleview Tunnel Lake Community for their compassionate care of their mother.   www.beggsfh.com

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LEDGARD, Elizabeth “Betty” of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on December 30, 2013

LedgardE3Suddenly at her home in Cobourg on Saturday, December 28th, 2013, Elizabeth Ledgard (nee Wilson) at 78 years of age. Loving wife of Kenneth Ledgard for 53 years.  Cherished mother of Julia Ledgard of Peterborough, Christopher Ledgard (Christine Kuhn) of Stouffville, and Susanne Williams (Jeffrey) of Coldsprings.  Dear grandmother of Hannah and Abby.  Sister of Vera Wedgewood (the late Phillip), Dora Stables (the late Gordon), the late May Craven (the late Vic) and the late William Wilson (Audrey).  A Memorial Service for family and friends will be held in St. Paul’s Chapel  of  St. Peter’s Church in Cobourg,  in the spring of 2014, followed  by scattering of cremated remains at the Heritage Cemetery of St. Peter .  Those who wish may make a memorial donation to Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Northumberland Humane Society.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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