Carruthers, Charles Walter ” Wally” of Barrie, ON

Posted by on November 21, 2016

wally2Carruthers, Charles Walter “Wally” – Passed away peacefully at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie, ON on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at the age of 89. Loving husband of 65 years, to the late Audrey Mae (McLean). Predeceased by parents Issac John and Daisy Margaret (Coutts) and brother Lorne Gordon. Loved father of Wendy Booey (Hal) and Scott (Catherine). Loving grandfather of Amber, Sarah (Jeff), Preston and Troy. Beloved great-grandfather (GG) to Colton. Lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Wally was born in Barrie and was passionately involved in his community serving as a long standing member of Rotary, Probus and Kerr Masonic Lodge #230. As a sports enthusiast, Wally’s contributions led him to become a Barrie Sports Hall of Fame inductee. Wally was a respected businessman both owning and operating several businesses in the area, including Carruthers Cartage and Carruthers Rent-All. Visitation will be held at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 47 Owen St., Barrie, on Friday, December 2 from 7:00 to 9:00pm. A celebration of Wally’s life will take place at the church on Saturday, December 3 at 11:00am followed by a reception. Memorial donations may be made to the Lung Association or St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church. A special thank you to those who supported Wally throughout his declining health and who were involved in his care. Arrangements entrusted to MARSHALL W. DRIVER CREMATION & BURIAL SERVICE, 19 Ross St., Barrie. Condolences may be placed at www.drivercremation.ca

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Giedriunas, Ona

Posted by on November 21, 2016

It is with great sadngiedriunasess that we announce the sudden passing of Ona, “Mo?iut?”, on Friday, November 18, 2016 at the age of 93. Born in Lithuania, and immigrated to Canada with her husband, Jonas, in the 1940s. She was preceded in death by her husband Jonas, son Peter, daughter Nijola (& Denis McAiney), sister Ada and brother Jonukas both of Lithuania. Her memory as a loving mother will remain with daughters Virginia (Mike Surkan) of BC, Dana of Tecumseh and Vida (Paul Rutckyj) of Windsor. She was “Mo?iut?” to Vilija Surkan (Tyler Nitsch) of BC, Aaron Surkan (Ashley) of BC, Vilana, Evan & Alanta Rutckyj of Windsor. She is survived by her brother, Mykolas Kazlauskas of Lithuania. Ona is remembered by many for her admirable work ethic & 25 years of service at Green Giant. Ona had a generous heart, was a fabulous cook and an avid gardener. Ona was a long-time parishioner of the current inoperative St. Casimir’s Lithuanian Church, where she devoted a lot of time and energy maintaining the facilities. Thank you to the medical staff at WRH, for making Ona’s journey easier on her final day. Visitation will be held at the WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519 253-7234 on Friday, November 25, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. until time of Celebration of Life Service at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel. Followed by Interment at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations would be greatly appreciated in memory of Ona, to the Canadian Red Cross, the Salvation Army of Windsor, or the Alzheimer Society of Windsor. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Lockhart, Darlene

Posted by on November 21, 2016

It is with great slockhartadness that the family of (Darlene “Dragica” Lockhart (nee Bozuric)) announce her passing, at the age of 50 years old. Darlene passed away on Friday, November 18, 2016 at Windsor Regional Hospital-Metropolitan Campus. She leaves behind her 3 beloved children Rebecca, Natalie and Matthew Lockhart. Lovingly remembered always by her dear parents Slavica and Joseph Bozuric; her sister Durda, (Miko) Ovanin as well as niece Elizabeth Ovanin, (Jason Macfarlane) and nephew Miro Ovanin. As well as, dear family, friends and co-workers.  Visitation will be held at the WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd E. Windsor 519-253-7234 on Monday, November 21, 2016 from 6-9pm and on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 from 9:30 until the time of her Funeral Service at 10:30am in the chapel of the Funeral Home. Cremation to Follow. In Darlene’s memory, those who so desire may make memorial donations to her children.

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JOVCEVSKI, Stojan

Posted by on November 21, 2016

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Born on September 25, 1948 in Vratnica, Macedonia and passed away on November 17, 2016 in Windsor, Ontario. Loving husband of Trpana (nee Stojcevic). Loving father of Elizabeth Patalas (Michael) and Cvetko Jovcevski. Loving Dedo of Odessa “Princess” and Christian “Kiki”. Predeceased by his parents Cvetko & Blaguna Jovcevski & mother-in-law Menka Stojcevska. Father-in-law Risto Stojcevic. Predeceased by brother Trpe Jovcevski . Dear brother in law to Donna Jovcevski and Stojan Stojcevski. Dear uncle of Michael, Ristana, Tanya, Jeremy, T.J., Melissa, Alex & Menka. Stojan was retired from Ford Motor Company after 30 years of service and a member of Local 200, former Vice President of St. Nicholas Macedonian Church. Visitation to be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd E. 519-253-7234 on Friday, November 18, 2016 from 2 to 9 p.m. with prayers at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will continue on Saturday November 19, 2016 from 10:00 until time of service at 11:00 at St. Nicholas Macedonian Orthodox Church (5225 Howard Ave). Interment to follow at Windsor Memorial Gardens. In kindness, memorial donations may be made to St. Nicholas Macedonian Orthodox Church. Special thank you to Doctors & Nurses at Windsor Regional Hospital – Ouellette Campus. Online donations and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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MacEachern, Kathy (nee Pavelich)

Posted by on November 21, 2016

maceachern Suddenly on November 15, 2016 at the age of 47. She is being mourned and will be greatly missed by her loving husband Matthew. She will be fondly remembered by her brothers Joseph, Matthew (Roberta) and Greg (Christina), her brother-in-laws, Colin and Robert (Bevin), her in-laws Irene and Frank (Carol) and by nine nieces and nephews. Kathy is predeceased by her parents Frank and Theresa. Kathy was a graduate of Riverside High School and the University of Windsor. She worked at the Beer Store and Casino Windsor. Kathy enjoyed entertaining, cooking, playing cards, camping and spending time with her beloved Jake and Moses. Kathy loved spending time with family and most of all any time with Matt. A special thank you to the staff at Aspen Lake for their love and dedication to Kathy. Visitation will take place at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519-253-7234 on Friday, November 18, 2016 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Parish Prayers at 4:30 p.m. Friends will be received on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at St. John Vianney Church (385 Dieppe St.) for visitation from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Mass at 11:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers we ask you consider donations to Hospice of Windsor or the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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LAUZON, Lynn

Posted by on November 21, 2016

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Passed away peacefully with her family and friends at her side at the age of 48 years. Predeceased by her parents Verna and Leonard Lauzon. Loving sister of Michael Lauzon. Lynn was also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins and many friends. Memorial visitation to be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519-253-7234 on Saturday November 19, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. until time of Memorial Service at 2:45 p.m. In kindness, donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation. Cherished memories and online condolences may be made at www.windsorchapel.com

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Vadori, Ardelia “Arda” nee Stocco

Posted by on November 21, 2016

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Born June 7, 1936 in Windsor. Died peacefully at home surrounded by her family on November 17, 2016. Married 59 loving years to the late Lino (2014). Dedicated mother to Bert Vadori (wife Diane), Diane Brescacin (husband JP), and Donna Vadori (late husband Luigi Catani).
Loving Nonna to six grandchildren, Greg (Kelly), Chris, Carly (Brian), Jenna, Jordan, and Michele and 3 great-grandchildren, Jaxon, Nash, and London Grace. Daughter to the late Riccardo and Guiliana. Survived by her sister, Marilla, and predeceased by sisters, Clara and Elsa. Will be sadly missed by many extended family members and friends. Arda was a member of the CWL at Most Precious Blood Parish, where she liked to frequently attend weekly mass, and lent a helping hand by folding children’s bulletins. Her generosity, sense of humour, and fun loving nature is what gained her many of friends over the years. Arda’s skill of crocheting and cannoli making kept her active. The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to Fr. Greg, staff of the WRH- Met Campus CCU, caring neighbours Grant and Louise, and all family members who have helped the family through this difficult time.
Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd E, 519.253.7234 on Friday, November 18, 2016 from 3-5 & 7-9pm. Prayers at 7:30pm. Funeral Services on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 9:15 a.m. from the Funeral Home then to Most Precious Blood Church (1947 Meldrum) for Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. In honour of Arda’s wishes, cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Italian Canadian Handicapable Association. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Darby, George William

Posted by on November 21, 2016

Passed away peacefdarbyully on November 15, 2016 at Windsor Regional Hospital-Ouellette Campus. Loving husband to Patti (Long). Cherished father to Denise, Brandi and husband Shelldon, Paul and Adam. Dear friend to April Boucher. Proud grandfather to Briana, Dante, Pashion, Richard Jr., Cirstien, DeShawn, Aiden and Carter. Will be missed by sister Laurenza Lajeunesse, and nephews Michael and Raymond. George will be sadly missed by his four legged friends Bandit, Rossco, Ruby. Khloe, Roxie and Spike. Visiting at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E 519-253-7234 on Thursday November 17, 2016 from 3-5 pm and 7:00 pm until time of Funeral Service at 8:00 pm. Cremation to follow. Donations may be made in memory of George to the Heart and Stroke Foundation (Windsor Office) or the Diabetes Association of Windsor. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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NIWANI, Shoaib Zafar

Posted by on November 21, 2016

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Passed away peacefully on November 15, 2016. He will be missed by family and friends. A funeral service will take place on Friday November 18, 2016 at 2pm at the Dominion Mosque (1320 Northwood Street). Interment to follow at Country Meadows Cemetery. 0nline condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Goethals, Diane of Ontario

Posted by on November 21, 2016

Mrs. Joyce Evelyn Goethals, a resident of Chatham and formerly of Wallaceburg, passed away on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at Meadow Park, Chatham at the age of 83.

Joyce was born in Hazel Hill, Nova Scotia.

At Joyce’s request, cremation will take place.

Arrangements entrusted to the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg.

As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Alzheimers Society may be left at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be left at www.ericfnichollsfuneralhome.com.

As a living memorial, a tree will be planted in Nicholls Memorial Forest in Memory of Joyce Evelyn Goethals.

 

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Gillis, Ron

Posted by on November 20, 2016

web_gillis_ronaldPeacefully on November 19, 2016 at the age of 60, with his loving family by his side. Loving father and best friend of his son James (Ottawa) and his daughter Katie DeJong and husband Jason.  Cherished Papa “G” of Noah DeJong.  Loving friend of Joan Gillis.  Dear son of Margaret Gillis and predeceased by his father Jim Dan.  Survived by his siblings Sylvia Falconio (Amedeo), Johnny Gillis, Rod Gillis (Sue), Marie Rice (Dave), Al Gillis (Wayne).  Lifelong friend of Robert Mojso and Barry MacLellan.  Ron will be sadly missed by many aunts and uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.  Ron will always be remembered for spending time with his family, his invites for breakfast, bowling and his many practical jokes.  Ron was very personable and professional and this followed through both in his personal life and in his profession, allowing him to touch many lives.  If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Tuesday 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.  Knights of Columbus Holy Family Council # 4386 prayers at 7:00 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  On Wednesday, family and friends are invited to join after 10:00 a.m., followed by Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 4401 Mount Royal Drive.  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Morencie, Paul

Posted by on November 20, 2016

web_morencie_paulPassed away peacefully with his family by his side on November 20, 2016 at 57 years of age. Cherished father of Matthew (Michelle), Michelle (Ray) Kehoe. Beloved Grandpa of Loralie, Lucas, Paiton, Karter, Isaiah, Brody and Abbeygale. Loving son of Helen and reunited with his father Clifford Morencie (1999). Dear brother of Michael (Normande), Mary Lou (Claudio) Rubli, Sheila (Roger) Baillargeon, Patricia (Jim) Forrest, David (Dawn), Joan (Tim) Scherer and Greg (Stacey). He will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and dear friends. Paul worked at Valiant Machine and Tool for over 35 years.  Special thank you to Dr. Rukavina and the ParaMed nurses Kayla and Rochelle.  If you so desire, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Wednesday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Parish Prayer Wednesday at 4:30pm at Families First 585 Sandwich Street S. Amherstburg 519-969-5841.   On Thursday, family and friends are invited to meet at St. Clement Church (9567 Walker Rd., McGregor) after 9:30am until time of Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Procession to Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Ramsumair, Donald “Ram”

Posted by on November 20, 2016

web_ramsumairnewAfter a brief illness, with his dear wife Shirley by his side, on November 19, 2016, at the age of 78.  Loving father of Glenn and wife Lisa, Sherrie and husband Warren.  Cherished grandpa of Nicolas.  Don will be sadly missed by his siblings and extended family.  Ram worked until retirement for the Windsor Utilities Commission.  Ram was very generous with his time, often helping with the Downtown Mission, Windsor Goodfellows and the Roseland Optimist Club.  If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Tuesday 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Funeral Service Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

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Meloche, Mary

Posted by on November 20, 2016

web_meloche_maryOn November 19, 2016 at 82 years of age, Mary was reunited with her loving husband the late Roy Meloche. Cherished mother of Barry and Barbara Meloche and Tammy and Ian Krawchuk. Dearest Nana of Jason, Tina and Joe and Great Gran to Phoenix. Loving sister to Bea Neil and also predeceased by several siblings. Donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Wednesday from 3-5 pm and 7-9pm, Funeral service Thursday 10:00am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841, Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery, Share memories, photos or make a donation at  www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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McEachern: Catherine Isabella

Posted by on November 20, 2016

McEachern: Catherine Isabella – at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay, surrounded by her husband and their eight children, on Friday, November 18, 2016. Catherine (Jewell) McEachern, in her 91st year, beloved wife, for 68 years, of Peter Ronald McEachern of Woodville. Loving mother of Elizabeth (late Don) Yale of Peterborough, Robert (Lynda) of Woodville, Norman of Woodville, Margaret (Wes) Stone of Lindsay, Ronald (Maryanne) of Woodville, John (Gail) of Woodville, Jean (Ken) Chilton of Little Britain and Audrey (Mervin) Bruce of Woodville.   Loving grandmother of Jason, Jamie, Scott, Doug, Andrew, Peter, Sheryl, Steven, Melissa, Racheal, Jonathon, Sabrina, Angie, Matt, Brandon, Jennifer, Amy, Michael and Aaron.  She will be remembered by her 21 great-grandchildren. Sister of Mae (late Larry) McDonald and the late Albert (Eunice) Jewell. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Monday from 2 – 4 PM and 7 – 9 PM. Funeral service will be held at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 54 Bolsover Road, Bolsover on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at 2 PM. Interment St. Andrew’s Cemetery, Bolsover. If so desired, memorial donations in memory of Catherine to the Diabetic Association or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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VANDEN HEUVEL: Gerda of Watford

Posted by on November 20, 2016

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Passed away peacefully with family at her side at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital at the age of 93.

Beloved wife of the late Peter Vanden Heuvel (1987)

Dear mother and grandmother of

                Arnold and Kia Vanden Heuvel

                                Karen, Alexandra, Christine and Vincent

                Ria and Pete Van Den Nieuwenhuizen

                                Rob, Nancy and Steve

                Elsie and John Van Geffen

                                Jim, Lori, Michael and David

                Willy Day

                                Stacie, J.J. and Kerri

                Fred and Mary Jo Vanden Heuvel

                                Tim, Brent and Jill

                Garry and Linda Vanden Heuvel

                                Derek, Jodie and Christopher – Desirée and Renée

                Rose and Brian (2014) Bryce

                                Stuart, Sara and Jessica

                Mike and Connie Vanden Heuvel

                                Alison and Chad

                42 Great Grandchildren

                1 Great Great Grandchild

 

Visitation will be held at DENNING’S OF WATFORD on Monday, November 21st, 2016 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will take place at Our Lady Help of Christians Parish , 432 Victoria Avenue, Watford,  on Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 at 11 a.m. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denning.ca

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BURNETT, James Henry of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on November 19, 2016

burnett-jamesPeacefully at his home in Cobourg on Saturday, November 19th, 2016.   James Henry Burnett was the beloved husband of Mary Irene Burnett (nee Bradshaw).  Dear father of Paige and grandfather of Georgia “Peach” and Carling “Redcap”.  Also missed by his cousin, with whom he was raised, Lois Ann Wolfe (nee Gracie) and her children Karen Wolfe, Lori Pike, and Mark Wolfe.  Predeceased by his parents John Burnett and Olive Burnett (nee Croft).  Following cremation, a Mass of Celebration of Jim’s Life will be held at St. Michael’s Church, (corner of University Ave & Division St. in Cobourg) on Thursday, November 24th, at 2 pm with visitation to be held for one hour prior to the Mass at the church from 1 to 2 pm on Thursday.  If desired, in lieu of flowers, donations to the Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Following interment at St. Michael’s Cemetery, refreshments will be served at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home Reception Centre, 30 King St. E in Cobourg.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com

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PATTERSON: Elda May of Watford and formerly of Kerwood and Strathroy

Posted by on November 19, 2016

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Peacefully, at Watford Quality Care on Saturday, November 19th, 2016.  Elda May Patterson (Tedball) of Watford and formerly of Strathroy and Kerwood at the age 94.  Predeceased by her loving husband Ken (2014).

Dear mother of Lorna (Edwin) Campbell of Strathroy, Wayne (Clara) Patterson of Kerwood and Bernice (Randy) Hull of London.  Elda will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren; Craig (Vagia) Campbell, Darryl Campbell and Brian (Lauren) Campbell; Jeff (Debra) Patterson and Laura (Andy) Sanders; Wesley (Kelly) Hull, Emily (Kirk) Paton and Brandon (Mckenzie) Hull.  Elda is predeceased by her loving grandson Paul Patterson (2007).  Also survived by her great grandchildren Maya, Zoe, Harper and Everly Campbell; Ryan and Eric Patterson; Sarah and Emily Sanders and Rylan Paton.  Also predeceased by her sister Beryl Chambers and brother Orville Tedball.

Visitation will be held at DENNING’S OF STRATHROY on Monday, November 21st, 2016 from 7 – 9 pm where a funeral service will take place on Tuesday at 3 pm.  Interment at Strathroy cemetery.

If desired, memorial contributions to Watford Quality Care Home or Strathroy Hospital Foundation would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy.

Share a memory at www.denning.ca.  519 245-1023.

 

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KITTON, Lillian Margaret (nee Holtom)

Posted by on November 18, 2016

web_kittonPassed away peacefully on November 18, 2016 at 93 years of age.  Reunited with her late husband Arthur James (1970).  Loving mother of Judith Ann Mattatall (Dave), Allyson Pare (Pat) and Curtis Kitton (Michelle).  Grandma of Tracie Garinger, Helen-Jean Vanderbovenkamp (Peter), Krysten Lawton (Chad), Linda Mattatall, Jeremy Pare, Dan Pare (Beckie) and Renée Pare (Jocelin). Great grandma of Max, Walker, Kaden, Sander and Brody.  Sister of Dorothy Szusz (the late Elias), the late Douglas Holtom, and the late Harold Holtom (the late Ginny).  Special friend of Margaret Rice. Lil was a long standing member of Parkwood Gospel Temple.

If you so desire, donations to a Charity of your Choice would be appreciated by the family.

Visitation Monday November 21, 2016 from 10am until time of Funeral Service at 12pm 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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Rathburn, Marcella

Posted by on November 18, 2016

web_rathburn_marcellaMemorial Visitation

10:00 am – 1:30 pm Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Families First East Windsor, 1065 Lauzon, Windsor, Ontario, Canada

Memorial Service

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Families First East Windsor, 1065 Lauzon, Windsor, Ontario, Canada

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Price, Trevor (Ph.D.)

Posted by on November 18, 2016

web_price_trevorSadly, the family announces the sudden passing of a beloved husband to Anita, and a devoted, caring husband to Kathleen (nee Dunne, 2006). Loving father to David (Debbie), Nigel (Karen), Alison, Shelagh (Ron). A much loved Grandpa to Derrick and Gavin; Sean, Kate, Clare, and Evan; Eric, Elizabeth, and Charlotte; André and Jacques. Dear brother to Brian (Mary) and Maureen (Norman) of Wales and uncle to many nephews and nieces. Caring, special friend to Vera Colley, Jeffrey (Marianne) and Scott and Eila Colley. Trevor retired from the University of Windsor where he enjoyed teaching Political Science, with a strong interest in the environment, local history and politics. His interests included participation in the Great Lakes Institute and the Citizens Environmental Alliance and served as president of the Essex County Historical Society for many years. Trevor was a strong promoter of lifelong learning and enjoyed many years as a Moderator with UNI~COM and Elder College sharing his love of local history. A sincere thanks to the kindness of staff and residents of Amica Windsor. We are deeply indebted to the care given to him while a dialysis patient the Renal Unit at Windsor Western Hospital (Ouellette Campus).

For those who wish, donations to Windsor Regional Hospital Foundation Renal Program would be appreciated. Visiting on Sunday from 1-3 and 5-7 p.m. Funeral Service on Monday, July 11, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.

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Pouget, Adam James

Posted by on November 18, 2016

web_pouget-adamIt is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Adam on November 17, 2016 at 30 years of age.  Beloved spouse and best friend of Ashley Dupuis.  Adored father of Jacob, Lucas and Dallas and step-father of Olivia.  Cherished son of Wayne (Connie Deslippe) and Lynn (Fred Robson).  Loving brother of Travis.  Dear step-brother of Phil Robson (Heather) and Reg Robson (Amie).  Loving son-in-law of Shelley & Rob Antonucci.  Dear grandson of Bonita and the late Neil Boussey, Evelyn and Howard Pillon, and the late James Pouget.  Grandson-in-law of Diane and Wayne Iggulden, Roger Dupuis (Dari DesRoches) and Anna Antonucci.  Adam will be sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, extended family members and friends.

If you so desire, donations to an Educational Trust Fund for his children (cheques payable to Ashley Dupuis) would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Monday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m.  On Tuesday, a celebration of Adam’s life will be held at 11:30 a.m. at Families First 585 Sandwich Street S. Amherstburg 519-969-5841 Interment St. John the Baptist Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Baird-Damsgard Shelley

Posted by on November 18, 2016

baird-shellyPeacefully, with family by her side, on November 15, 2016 at 50 years of age.  Beloved wife of the late Peter Damsgard (2012) and former spouse of David Baird. Loving mother of the late Tia Baird-Mastronardi (2016) (Mark), Tyler Baird and Paige Damsgard.  Predeceased by her parents Pauline Gagnier and Gord Houghton.  Dear sister of Lenny Gagnier, Marlene Bafaro (Pete), Denise Franzoi (Camillo), Valerie Rock (Pat), Laurie Saunders (Jim), the late Patricia Gagnier, Donnie Gagnier and Pam Jimenez.

Cremation has taken place with a graveside service to take place at Windsor Memorial Gardens on November 23, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. Funeral 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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Kress, Donald

Posted by on November 18, 2016

Passed away peacefully on November 11, 2016 at the age of 85 years. Loving husband of Marlene for 37 years. Loving father of Erika Jeffreys and husband Terry. Missed by sibling Wayne Kress. Don was a ‘Jack of all Trades”. He would often be seen working on his car, helping at his church, and bartering at his famous yard sales. Don loved taking drives, eating Limburger cheese, talking to the television, & singing duets with his wife Marlene. He was very into local politics around the New Hamburg area where he lived for over 30 years. Don spent the last two years of his life at home with his family. The song you are my sunshine will always remind us of our time with Dad.

Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.

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Schwochert, Hans Joachim

Posted by on November 18, 2016

web_schwochert_hansDied in Windsor, Ontario on October 27, 2016. Son of Gertraude and the late Johannes (2014), Hans was born in Lengenfeld, Germany on October 31, 1947. He is survived by his sister, Petra (Udo) Roenspeck. Dear uncle of Nadja, Niklas and Maja. Hans was a professional Engineer who came to Canada in 1986 and was instrumental in the establishment of the Kautex Corporation’s blow-molded fuel tank production plant located in Windsor, Ontario. Hans was a visionary and an inventor in the fuel tank industry and positively impacted many people’s lives. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Families First Funeral Home, 3260 Dougall Avenue, Windsor, ON. Interment Friday, November 18, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Heavenly Rest Cemetery, 5005 Howard Ave., Windsor, Ontario.

In remembrance of Hans’ life, friends may gather at the Ciocaro Club, 3745 N Talbot Rd., Oldcastle, ON. immediately following the interment.

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