RAYNER, Gillian Rose of Prescott, Ontario

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Gillian RaynerRAYNER, Gillian Rose

Peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital with family by her side, on Monday July 13th, 2015, Gillian Rose (Brealey) Rayner of Prescott age 79 years. Loving mum of Gary and Shelley Rayner of Colton and Renny and Margo Rayner of Prescott. Cherished gramma of Gillian, Owen, Sophie, Gyle and Gavin.

Gillian loved the outdoors. She had a passion for the Arts and performed various character roles in many Brockville Operatic Society productions. Gillian’s hobbies included painting and pottery.

Family and friends may call at the Barclay Funeral Home, 137 Pearl Street East, Brockville on Thursday July 16th, 2015 from 6 to 9 p.m. A Private Family Service will be held at a later date. In memory of Gill, donations to the OSPCA would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Messages of condolence may be sent on line at www.barclayfuneralhome.com.

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SMITH, Robert (Bob) McBeth of Sarnia

Smith-Pic-webOn July 13, 2015, Robert (Bob) McBeth Smith, age 80 of Sarnia, passed away peacefully at the Bluewater Health Palliative Care Unit, predeceased by his cherished wife Mary (Greenwood) Smith in 2004. Left to mourn his passing with all their hearts are his children, Mary Denise (John), David (Sue), Karen (Dave), Brian (Judy) and Steve (Jackie). He was the muched loved papa of 15 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren. Survived by brother Nate (Thelma), brother in law Henry (Pat) and sister in law Veronica, special friend of George Knowles and extended family and friends. Dad has lived his life to the fullest, curling, golfing and traveling. After retiring from Polysar/Bayer in 1992 he traveled 325,000 kilometers throughout North America on his motorcycle with his sons and ‘brothers’. Dad set the example for all who knew and loved him to live in the present, take advantage of opportunities to love, laugh, and laugh some more. No matter where Dad traveled, in his heart the best place was home with his family and friends. A special thank you for exceptional care and compassion to Dr. Maddison, Dr. Stoesser, the CCAC nursing team and Bluewater Health Palliative Care staff. The family would like to welcome friends and family to celebrate a life well lived at the Navy Club, 1420 Lougar, Sarnia, on Saturday July 18th from 1pm to 4pm. Cremation has taken place and a private family interment will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery in Wyoming. In lieu of flowers, charitable gifts to St. Joseph’s Hospice or the Inn of the Good Sheppard would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the D.J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre Ltd. Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

 

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STIERS: David of London, and formerly of Lucan, Ilderton and Windsor

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Stiers, David Cowboy-W150At LHSC-University Hospital, London on Friday, July 10, 2015, of London, and formerly of Lucan, Ilderton and Windsor in his 77th year.  Dear brother of Gertrude “Trudy” Stiers of Ilderton. Predeceased by his parents Elizabeth and John Stiers.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan for one hour prior to the funeral service, which will be held on Thursday, July 16th at 11 AM with The Rev’d Matt Martin officiating.    Cremation with interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.

Donations to Crest Support Services, or the Alice Saddy Association would be appreciated by the family.

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SHARPE: Daniel Telfer of Middlesex Centre.

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PHOTOFOROBITOn July 14, 2015, Daniel Telfer Sharpe passed peacefully at his childhood home in Middlesex Centre, Ontario at the age of 81. Predeceased by his first wife Isabel La Forge and second wife Nell McGugan, brothers William and John (Jack). Survived by brothers Robert and James and sister Julia. Step father of Lorraine Beke, Rose Knight, Tim La Forge, Brad La Forge, Anita Kox, Edward McGugan, Chris Van Massenhoven, Jack McGugan and Geordie McGugan. Survived by several nieces, nephews and step grandchildren.  A Funeral Service will be held at Denning’s of Strathroy, 32 Metcalfe Street West, on Friday, July 17th, 2015 at 11am. Interment to follow at Poplar Hill Cemetery. 

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BOURDEAU, Wanda Irene of Chatham, formerly of Tilbury

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Bourdeau, Wanda Irene

BOURDEAU, WandaA resident of Chatham, formerly of Tilbury, passed peacefully at Maple City Residence on Thursday July 9, 2015 at the age of 86.  Born in Ellerton, Ohio, daughter of the late Ester and John Grossnickle, wife of the late William Bourdeau (2001).  Beloved mother of Susan Moynahan (2014), John (Mary Jane) Bourdeau, Ipperwash, Bill Bourdeau, Tilbury, Rebecca (Robert) Chapple, R.R.#8 Chatham, Margaret “Peggy” (Robert) Wright, Chatham, Paul (Charlene) (late Nancy) Bourdeau, Chatham, Pam Bourdeau, London.  Proud grandma of 20 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.  Sister of Emma (2014) and Everett Cline, Farmersville, Ohio.  Special friend of Leroy Carbough, late Ruth of Ohio, and Lynda and Francis Montminy (Tilbury).  Sister in law of the late Paul and Marg Bourdeau, the late Annette and Edwin Schramek, Vince (Loretta) Bourdeau (Charing Cross), and Anne (Larry) Robert, Windsor.  Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.  For many years, Wanda supported her husband at Bourdeau’s Supermarket.  Later, she worked as a waitress, fabric store clerk and factory labourer. Her many interests included family historian, storyteller, seamstress, baker and the occasional trip to the casino.  Wanda’s strongest passion was her role as the Matriarch to such a large clan.  Memorial visitation at St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury from 9:30-10:30 a.m.  Memorial Mass to commence at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, July 20, 2015.  Interment at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Wanda would be greatly appreciated to the Canadian Cancer Society, The Heart and Stroke Foundation, Chatham-Kent Mental Health Association or the Chatham-Kent Hospice. Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com.

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BAILEY, Earl Sr. “Bud”

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WEB_Bailey_Earl72 years, passed away on July 13, 2015 after a very brief illness. Dearly loved father of Earl Jr & wife Melissa, Sherri & Sean Vizard, Shelley Bailey. Dear Grandpa and Papa of Earl, Cody, Tanis, Skyla, Rebecca and Chloe. Brother of Elaine Rose. Predeceased by his wife Virginia Durocher and his sister Bertha Mitchell. Bud was a long time truck driver, who upon retirement in 1985, became a proud member of the Moose Lodge where he volunteered in many capacities. If you so desire, donations to the CNIB or Dragon Boats for the Cure would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Hamilton, Charles, of Calgary, Alberta formerly of Sarnia

HamiltonCharles Alexander Hamilton passed away suddenly on Monday, July 6, 2015 at his home in Calgary, Alberta at the age of 77.  Born in Petrolia, Ontario, Charlie started his career in 1956 at the Sun Oil Company (now Suncor) relocating to the Calgary office in 1985.  After 39 years with Suncor, he joined CenAlta Well Services, followed by Crown Energy as Director of Human Resources.  An avid golfer and pool player, Charlie treasured the enduring friendships he made in both Sarnia and Calgary, but above all loved time spent with his daughters and grandchildren.  Charlie is survived by children Christine Hamilton and Jennifer (Ken) Sandmoen. Grandchildren, Brenden and Sydney Sandmoen, and wife Judith (nee Edgar).  Also survived by sister-in-law Joan Glaab, nieces and nephews Michael, Maureen and Marlene Glaab, Karen and Brock (Alexandra) Edgar.  Predeceased by parents, Kathleen and Charles J. Hamilton, parents-in-law Jean and Cliff Edgar, brothers-in-law Charles Glabb and James Edgar, and sister-in-law Deanna Edgar.  A visitation will take place on Monday, July 20th from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the D.J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 102 Victoria Street N., Sarnia, Ontario, followed by a private committal service.  A celebration of life in Calgary will be announced at a later date.  Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke foundation of Canada.

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Richardson: Kenneth “KR” of Sarnia

richardsonkennethRICHARDSON, Kenneth  “KR” – For golfers in Heaven, be prepared to be challenged.  KR has come to play.  Having had at least 4 hole in ones, his last at age 90.  It is with saddened hearts we announce the passing of Kenneth Richardson KR.   Ken was an active golf & curling member as well as a past president of the SCCC for many years.  Ken was also active in the VON, Golden Kiwanis, Big Brothers, Meals on Wheels as well as at Trinity Anglican Church.  He was also a 2nd Lieutenant in the Highland Light Infantry.  Ken spent several years in the Insurance business & joined the CAA in 1964 in Kitchener but ended his career as the Manager of CAA in Sarnia in 1986.  As a teenager Ken won the Canadian Junior Speed Skating Championship in 1935.  He is survived by the love of his life, wife Helen, one daughter Janice Ryan, Barrie, 2 Grandsons, Kevin Sr. (Christy), Savannah, GA & Dr. Jason (Angie), Statesboro, GA & 5 beautiful great-grandchildren:  Kevin Jr., Kelly, Sullivan, Delaney & Brynnley all in Georgia.  Many nieces & nephews.  Predeceased by brothers Lloyd & Commander Charles & sisters  Annie, Gerty & Betty.  Favorite expression when he saw his beautiful great-grandsons wives was “HELLO HONEY”.  A celebration of life will be held at a future date.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society & the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario.  Arrangements entrusted to the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE.  Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

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RATH: L. Delight (Wright) of Grand Bend

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Rath, Delight-W150At South Huron Hospital, Exeter, on Tuesday, July 14, 2015, of Grand Bend at the age of 88.  Beloved wife of the late William (Bill) Rath (1997).  Dear mother of Judy and Ted Sanders of RR 1 Grand Bend, and Joan Rath and Phil Jeanveau of Exeter, and mother-in-law of Pam Rath of Sarnia.  Dear grandmother of Wanda Sanders, Phillip and Jenny, Jason and Kylie; Jennifer and Robin, Samantha and Pat; and great-grandmother of Cameron.  Dear sister and sister-in-law of Ruth Darby of Chatham, and Ray McLachlan of Harrow.  Predeceased by her son David, and her sister Joyce McLachlan.

A Celebration of Life will be held at the Veteran’s Memorial Branch #498 (Grand Bend Legion), 20 Municipal Drive, Grand Bend on Friday, July 17th from 2:00 – 4:00 PM, with words of remembrance held at 3:00 PM.  Cremation with private family interment Pinery Cemetery, Grand Bend.

Donations to the South Huron Hospital, the Canadian Cancer Society, or the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

Haskett Funeral Home, Exeter entrusted with arrangements, www.haskettfh.com.

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DIETRICH, Ada Ethel (Shank) of Exeter, formerly of Grand Bend and RR 3, Dashwood, age 98

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DIETRICH:  Peacefully, at Exeter Villa Nursing Home, on Sunday, July 12, 2015, Ada Ethel (Shank) Dietrich, recently of Exeter, formerly of Grand Bend and RR 3, Dashwood, age 98.  Beloved wife of the late Roy John Dietrich (1966).  Loved mother and mother-in-law of Vera Dietrich (Joyce Leighton) of Goderich, Milton (Barb) Dietrich of RR 3, Dashwood, Donald Dietrich (Carol Zimmer) of RR 8, Parkhill.  Loved Gram of Leanne Beth Dietrich of Kitchener and Bradley Dietrich (Shari Becker) of RR 1, Kirkton.  Treasured Great-Gramma Ada of Owen and Jaden.  Dear sister of Ellen Smithers of RR 2, Zurich.  Ada will be remembered by her many nieces, nephews and their families.  Predeceased by her infant son Leonard Dietrich (1940), parents John and Ethel (Blair) Shank, sister Evelyn Pickering, infant brother Lloyd Shank and brother Floyd Shank (WWII), brothers-in-law Cecil Smithers and Ross Pickering.  Resting at the T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood with visitation Tuesday from 6 to 9 p.m. Parish and family prayers at the Funeral Home Tuesday at 8:45 pm.  The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Roman Catholic Church, Mount Carmel, Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 11 a.m. The Rev. Fr. Len Desjardins celebrant. Interment Mount Carmel Cemetery.  Ada was born 98 years ago on a farm in Vonda, Saskatchewan.  Fond of children, Ada babysat many youngsters once her own children had grown up.  She was also an avid quilter, quietly contributing many beautiful pieces throughout the years. She was a long time member of the Crediton Women’s Institute and the Catholic Women’s League.  If desired, memorial donations (payable by cheque) to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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OMSTEAD, Robert Allan “Bob” of Leamington, Ontario

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It is with bittersweet hearts that the Omstead family announces that Robert “Bob” Allan Omstead, born February 17, 1930, passed into the presence of his Lord and Savior while in his own home on Monday, July 13, 2015. Robert was the devoted husband and best friend to Marion (Myatt) for 65 years. Loving father to Jeffrey (Melanie), Michael (Joan) and Sandra Klauke (David). Cherished grandfather to Jeremy (Darlene), Holly Omstead-McRae, Robert “Bobby” (Jennifer), Elizabeth “Beth”, Andrew Klauke (Amanda), Michael Klauke (Amy), Sarah Klauke and Daniel Klauke. Special Pop to 14 great grandchildren. Dear brother of the late Leonard H. (the late Mabel), the late Duane (Shirley), the late Rex (Elpha), the late Gord (the late Edith), the late Donna Lougheed (the late Cecil), Norman (the late Dorothy), Arleigh (Jenni). Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Robert’s life at Wheatley Baptist Church, 47 Talbot Street East on Friday, July 17, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Richard Smith officiating. Interment Erie Cemetery, Wheatley. Robert’s family would like to express heartfelt thanks to the friends and extended family members as well as the cancer society volunteers who were a wonderful resource of service throughout the past several months of appointments, treatments, and hospital visits. Extra special thank you’s to RNs Dave and Laura of Paramed and the wonderful staff at Leamington Hospital. Memorial donations if so desired may be made by cheque to Cancer Research Society, Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice) or Wheatley Baptist Church. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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ARCHIBALD, Mary Frances (nee Boles)

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web_archibald_maryPeacefully on July 13, 2015 at the age of 97. Beloved wife of the late Albert (2003). Predeceased by her parents Francis Edward Boles and Celestine Boles (nee McDermott) and her brothers and their wives Wilf and Loreen Boles, Joseph and Betty Boles. Dear sister-in-law of Shirley Archibald and Helen Archibald (Andrew 2003). Loving aunt of Ann (Boles) and Frank Conforti, Elizabeth Boles, Ellen Boles, Joe and Debbie Boles, Barb (Boles) and Matt MacDonald, Patti Boles, Mark Archibald and Julie Coatsworth, Sharron Archibald, Randall and Carmen Archibald, Mary (Archibald) and Don Tweten. Many great nieces and nephews will miss Aunt Mary. She will be missed by her special friend Pat Adam and also all of her many older friends and newer friends at Kensington Court and Huron Lodge. Mary was a retired nurse and truly enjoyed her time with Dr. Durocher and later in the Fracture Room at Hotel-Dieu Hospital. Special thanks to the staff at Huron Lodge for making Mary’s stay comfortable and happy. If you so desire, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Cremation has taken place and a Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, July 17, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Corpus Christi Church (1400 Cabana Rd. W.). Arrangements entrusted to 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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Shreve, Gladys Lenore (nee Washington)

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Passed away peacefully on July 11, 2015 at 94 years of age to be reunited with her loving husband Arthur (2015) and parents Lloyd and Elizabeth Washington and brother Lloyd (Rosie). Loving mother of Frances (the late Jerry) Williams, Sheila (Edward) Wright, Michael (Leslie) Shreve and Edena Shreve. Treasured Gram of Christian, Briana, Anthony, Darren, Brendan (Jackie), Sandy and great-grandmother of Kiana, Alexa, Michaila, Ketiya and Mckenzie. Special friend of Mother Chavis. Gladys will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and dear friends. If you so desire, donations to the Alzheimer Society Windsor & Essex Co. would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Friday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Saturday at 10:00am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Procession to Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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MITCHELL, Donald Alan

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web_mitchell_donaldPassed away peacefully on July 12, 2015 at 90 years of age. Loving husband of the late Yvonne (2014) for 69 years. Cherished father of Marilyn Donohue (Dan), Maureen, Mari-Jo, Michelle Stroud and husband Dave and predeceased by daughter Marianne (1960). Beloved grandfather of Marianne and husband Patrick, Shawn and wife Leianne, Jennifer and husband William, Megan, Lauren, Daniel, Robert, David, Michael and wife Cezanne. Proud great-grandfather of 11 beautiful grandchildren. Caring brother of Madeline (the late Irving) and predeceased by Robert (Alice) and Loretta (Theo). Many loving and caring sister and brother-in-laws, nieces and nephews will all mourn his passing. Donald, a WWII Naval Veteran, retired from Hiram Walker & Sons with over 42 years of dedicated service. If you so desire, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Lung Association of Windsor would be appreciated. Visitation Friday July 17, 2015 from 10:00am until time of service at 12:00pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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BROCK: Michael George, of London

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Brock editPassed away peacefully at home on Monday, July 13th, 2015 in his 63rd year.  Loving husband of Pauline.  Devoted father of Josh, Lindsay (Simon), and Adam (Jenn).  Dear Grandfather of Logan, Mackenzie, Hannah and Jackson.  Mike will be missed by his many family, friends and colleagues.  Mike was always smiling, so please carry on his legacy by making someone smile every day!  A celebration of Mike’s life will be held at the HERMITAGE CLUB, 1040 Commissioners Road West, London on Saturday, July 18th, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, donations in Mike’s memory may be made to the South Western Ontario Region – Canadian Hemophilia Society.

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TERRY, Beverly Ann of Cobourg, Ontario

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Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital with her son by her side on Saturday July 11th, 2015 in her 71st year, Beverly Terry (former General Foods/Kraft employee). Beloved wife of the late James Terry. Loving mother of Robert Behan and step-mother of Kim Terry. Dear sister of Jim Montgomery, Philip Montgomery and Sharon Campbell. Friends are invited to attend a graveside memorial service on Friday July 17th in Cobourg Union Cemetery at 2 pm. If desired donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

 

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COLLING, Donna Eldean of Colborne, Ontario

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Colling Donna Jul 12Peacefully at the Bridge Hospice in Warkworth on Sunday, July 12th, 2015, at 69 years of age.  Beloved wife of the late Harold. Loving mother of Kent (Melissa Baker) and Doug.  Cherished grandmother of Ethan and Grace Minifie.  Dear sister of Randy “Mouse” Black, Barb (Doug Hoskin) Vandeusen, the late Tom (June-Anne) Black, Lana (Ken Baker) Post, Jim (Marilyn) Black, Rick Black and Bill Black.  Daughter of the late Clarney and the late Beaulah Black.  Cremation with a private family gathering at a later date.  Those wishing may make a memorial donation to the Bridge Hospice.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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HEALD, George Montague (Monty)

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HEALD, George Montague (Monty)

 

Passed away peacefully at his home on July 11, 2015 in his 79th year, after a courageous battle with cancer. Loving husband for 54 years to Una. Devoted father of Sue (Tom), Tim (Vikki), and Simon (Claire). Loving grandfather of Jeff, Chris, Ranae, Sarah, Matthew, Ryan, and Sophie. He will be sadly missed by his many relatives and friends. Monty had lifelong involvement in Rugby in England and Canada. Founding member of the Burlington Centaurs RFC, and past President and honorary life member of Rugby Canada. Past coach and mentor to the Waterdown High School Boys Rugby team. In keeping with Monty’s wishes a private family service will be held. A Celebration of his Life will be announced at a later date. If desired, as expressions of sympathy donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be sincerely appreciated by the family.

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GARANT, Jacqueline Anne (Nee Hebert)

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garrantGARANT, Jacqueline Anne (Nee Hebert)
It is with heavy hearts that the Garant family announces the passing of their beloved Jacqueline surrounded by her loving family, on Friday, July 10, 2015 at Heron Terrace at the age of 81 years. Born in Windsor, Ontario. She will be missed dearly by husband Roger Garant with whom she shared a blessed 63 years of marriage. Cherished mother to Brian Garant (Laura), Terry Garant (Lori), David Garant (Christine), Melissa Kaiser (Gerry) and Tim Garant (Helen). Loving grandmother to 15 beautiful grandchildren. Proud great grandmother to 5 wonderful great grandchildren, and 1 great grandbaby as we are anticipating his or her arrival. Dear sibling of Jerry Hebert (Beth), Richard Hebert (Sue), Judy Richards (Brian) and Mary Jo Hebert. As a young woman, Jacqueline raised her voice and sang in the St. Vincent de Paul Choir. She is remembered by many for the years of caring and being the happiest with a home filled with love and family members. She always had nimble fingers and loved to offer help with sewing as a seamstress and giving life and colour to her garden. She always loved to celebrate, for it gave her a reason to have all of the family get together as one. Visiting will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234, 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Monday, July 13, 2015 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers at 4:30 p.m. Visitation will continue Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at St. Vincent de Paul Church (2015 Balfour Blvd) at 10:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery (5005 Howard Avenue). As your expression of sympathy, donations made in memory of Jacqueline to The Society of St Vincent de Paul at St. Vincent de Paul Parish are welcomed and appreciated by the family (envelopes are available at the funeral home). Cherished memories and online condolences may be shared at www.windsorchapel.com

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MOSCA, Maria Donata (nee: Piacentini)

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It is with broken hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of our loving Mother and Nonnina on July 4, 2015 at Banwell Gardens Nursing Home, at the age of 99 years. Reunited with her beloved husband Egidio (1995). Loving and devoted Mother to Gabriele and wife Giovanna Mosca, and Antonio and wife Elisa Mosca. Cherished “Nonnina” to Elizabeth, Anna, Michele (Nelia), Egidio (Lisa), Anthony (Rhoda), and Katia (Robert). “Bis-Nonnina” to Lily, Mitchell, Anissa, Emily, Natalie, Cordelia, Michael, Nicole, Matteo Antonio, and Matteo. Dear Sister to Carolina Petracca of Italy, and predeceased by sister Susanna and brother Carlo. Adored Aunt to Remigio and wife Rita Mosca. Donata is survived by many nieces and nephews in Italy. The Mosca family wishes to express a heartfelt thank-you to the dedicated staff at Banwell Gardens Nursing Home for their exceptional and compassionate care provided to Donata. Friends will be received at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm. Parish prayers Tuesday at 4 pm. Funeral Services on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at 10 am from the funeral home then to St. Angela Merici Church for Funeral Mass to celebrate Donata’s life at 11 am. Entombment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. As an expression of sympathy and in honour of Donata’s life, memorial donations may be made to Transition to Betterness (T2B) or Windsor Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with Donata’s family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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RANKIN, Jeffrey Wayne

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It is with heavy hearts that the Rankin family announces the passing of Jeff surrounded by his family after a long struggle on Saturday July 11, 2015 at Hotel Dieu Grace Health Care Hospital at the age of 50 years. Born in Windsor, Ontario. Jeff will be dearly missed by cherished daughter Kayla Rankin and loving parents Carl Rankin and Doris Rankin. Dear brother of Dan Rankin and Sheree Rankin. Proud uncle to Krystal Rankin. Precious lifelong friend and brother to Dr. David Mady Jr. Caring family friend to Kim Peticca. He is also missed by special aunt and uncle Roy (Joanne) Morris, Preston (Barb) Faulkner and Gene Morris. Very special friend to Betty, Hilda, Kevin and Anne. Beloved step son of the late Diana Rankin (2014). The family would like to extend a very special thank you to Dr. Sheehan and staff from the 3rd floor Palliative Care Unit at HDGH. As a young man Jeff is remembered by many for his 13 years of dedication to Ford Motor Company and his longtime involvement at Madison Dental. Jeff was a devoted father who loved Rock N’ Roll, KISS, Jokes and ‘‘stirring the pot’’. Jeff enjoyed his time by being a handy man, an avid golf player and a loyal Toronto Maple Leafs and Blue Jays fan. Arrangements have been entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. As per Jeff`s wishes, Cremation has taken place. A private memorial will be held at a later date. As your expression of sympathy donations made in memory of Jeff to Transition to Betterness are welcomed and appreciated by the family. Cherished memories and online condolences may be shared at www.windsorchapel.com
“Take Care”

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ROVERE, PIERINA IRENE (nee BETTOLO)

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rovereROVERE, PIERINA IRENE (nee BETTOLO)

Born January 8, 1929 in Padova, Italy. Passed away peacefully July 11, 2015 at the Sun Parlor Home, Leamington after a lengthy illness. Predeceased by her parents Romano and Maria, loving Husband Giuseppe (1967), brother Ottorino and sisters Agnes and Adele. Loving mother of Lorenzo (Linda), Roberto and Joey (Audra). Beloved sister to Pina (Italy) and Silvano (Toronto). Proud grandmother (Nonni) to Caity, Noah and Isaiah. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, and co-workers and friends as an excellent seamstress and cook. She loved plants and always had a lovingly tended garden from which she picked vegetables and herbs for her cooking. Pierina was a member of the Caboto Club Women’s Auxillary and worked many years in the coat check rooms of the club. She was a seamstress for Chuck Holmes Menswear and Rivard Cleaners. She worked many hours at home sewing to support her family. Her proudest achievement was raising her three boys and then helping to raise her granddaughter Caity. The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the Sun Parlor Home in Leamington, especially the wonderful staff on Two West for their exceptional care, compassion and kindness during her time there. We are also grateful to friends and family who regularly visited her and supported her over these last years. Arrangements have been entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-235-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. Cremation has taken place and a private family interment will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Windsor and Essex County, or a charity of your choice. Cherished memories and online condolences may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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TAPE, WILLIAM DONALD “BILL”

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TAPE_NEWTAPE, WILLIAM DONALD “BILL”
We announce with broken hearts, the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather on July 11, 2015 at Windsor Regional Hospital, Met. Campus at the age of 79 years. Loving husband of Lee (Willa) (nee Sebastian). Cherished father to Kathy Thompson (Bill) and Carol Hrynyk (Dan). Devoted and adored “Gramps” to Danny (Mary Lou), Brian (Skye), Kevin, Nicholas, and Alexander. Great gramps, “Grumpy”, to Jonah and Greyson. Dear brother to Alan (Vickie) Tape and children, Ken, Will and their families. Bill, who was affectionately known as “Sticky”, was a retired Fire Chief from the Windsor Fire Department after 34 years of dedicated service. He was a member of The Masonic Lodge and a past president of the Windsor Optimist Club. Bill’s family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude to the staff at WRH, Met. Campus, 5 North, Dr. Sorensen, Dr. Ghafoor and Dr. Hirmiz for their exceptional and compassionate care shown to Bill. Special thanks to Sue, Noah and Shelley of Hospice Home Care for their devotion to making Bill comfortable at home. Many thanks to Larry Skaleski for all the rides to the Cancer Centre, and to our neighbours, Sue and Mark, for being there for us at all times. Family and friends will be received at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (MAIN CHAPEL), 519-253-7234, 1700 TECUMSEH ROAD EAST on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 from 1-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. A Firefighter walk through will take place on Tuesday at 8 p.m. Visitation will continue at All Saints Anglican Church (330 City Hall Square, Windsor) on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 from 10 a.m until time of Funeral Service at 11 a.m. Rev. Canon Lance Smith officiating. Interment to follow at Victoria Memorial Gardens Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Windsor-Essex County or Windsor-Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with Bill’s family at www.windsorchapel.com

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FAZIO, Anna (nee Marini)

Posted by on July 13, 2015
Fazio FAZIO, Anna (nee Marini)
A LIFE FULLY LIVED Born September 28, 1916 in Atina, Italy, of Francesco and Serena in a loving family of two brothers and seven sisters, passed away July 10, 2015, with her family at her side. Beloved wife of Donato (1995). Loving mother of Paul (2014) and wife Lucy and Frank and wife Nora. Cherished grandmother of Teena, Frank and wife Flora, Mark and wife Ann, Christine and husband Joe, Debra and husband John, Luke and wife Reena. Proud great-grandmother to Nicholas, Alessia, Julien, Hunter, Alexis and Simon. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, co-workers and friends. The family would like to express their sincere gratitude and thanks to the wonderful staff at Huron Lodge, Maple Floor, for their exceptional care during her stay. We are also grateful to friends and family who regularly visited her and supported her over these last years. A special thank you also to the 7th floor nursing staff at Windsor Regional Hospital, Ouellette Campus, for their compassion and kindness while in their care. Visiting at the WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, (Main Chapel) 253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E., on Sunday July 12, 2015 from 2 -5 and 7 -9pm. Prayers Sunday at 4:30pm. Funeral Service Monday July 13, 2015 at 8:45am from the Funeral Home then to St. Angela Merici Church for Funeral Mass at 9:30am. Entombment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to In Honour of the Ones We Love Inc. (5035 Joy Rd. Maidstone, ON NOR-1K0), Scalabrini Charities for the Poor, (980 Louis Ave., Windsor, ON N9A-1K9), or a charity of your choice. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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SZUTKA, Jozef

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AngelSZUTKA, Jozef
Passed away at W.R.H., Ouellette Campus on July 10, 2015 at the age of 71 years. Beloved husband of Maria (nee Horajska). Loving father to Michael (Jolanta), Tadeusz (Melanie), and Marta Fowler. Cherished “Dzeadek” to Casper, Jacob, Stafan, Wyatt, and Teddy. Dear brother to Helen Mazuran and late husband Joe, Maria Broz and husband Franciszek, and Kristina Krzykawska and husband Andrzej. Survived by many nieces and nephews in Canada and Poland. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519.253.7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Sunday, July 12, 2015 from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm. Parish prayers Sunday at 7:30 pm. Funeral Services on Monday, July 13, 2015 at 10:30 am from the funeral home then to Holy Trinity Polish Church (1035 Ellis St. E.) for Funeral Mass at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with Jozef’s family at www.windsorchapel.com

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