McEwen, William Charles (Bill)

Posted by on November 26, 2013

In Loving Memory Of MCEWEN, William Charles (Bill) March 28, 1919 – November 25, 2013Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at 94 years. Predeceased by his wife Jenny McEwen (2009). Loving father of Carol & Bev Thibodeau of St. Mary’s, Gail & the late Jim Brown (2000) of Putman, Brian Hatfield of Essex, Brenda & Steve Sivyer of St. Thomas, the late Lorraine Rivait (1992), Stewart & Julie McEwen of Essex and the late Stevie McEwen (1967). Beloved Grandfather of Joedy & Brian Wood, Todd & Becky Thibodeau, Steve & Sina Brown, Mike Brown, Tracy Hatfield & Chris Remi Labelle, Darren & Nicole Hatfield, Tina Calvert, Damon Rivait, Crystal & Scott McArthur, Candice & Richard Dalziel, and the late Tiffany McEwen (1984). Great grandfather of Kailyn & Scott Wood, Rene & Cory Thibodeau, Brett Harrison, Cameron & Kaylee Hatfield, Nicholas & Hanna Dalziel, Brooklyn & Callie McArthur and Sira Brown. Great Great Grandfather of Alex & Jennifer Calvert. Bill was the loving son of the late Charles and Lillian McEwen; all his siblings and in-laws predeceased him. Stewart McEwen, Hugh McEwen, Gladys & Orville Zavitz, John & Julia McEwen, Eleanor & Emerson McLeod. Bill was a retired employee of Sterling Fuels and enjoyed almost 30 years of retirement. Dad could always be found outside puffing on a good cigar and enjoying the weather outside. He loved his dog Bennie and his flowers, his many friends and wonderful neighbors will sadly miss him. Dad always looked forward to his Sunday morning breakfast with his Cozy Corners family.

Bill will be resting at Secord Smith Funeral Home13072 County Rd. 34 Cozy CornersMaidstoneVisitation Wednesday November 27, 2013, 2:00 to 5:00pm and 7:00 to 9:00pm. No Funeral Service. A private family interment of ashes will be held at Elmdale Memorial Park Cemetery, St. Thomas, ON. Memorials to Kidney Foundation, Alzheimer’s Society or the charity of your choice.   www.secordsmithfh.com

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MITTON (Coggins), Ursula Helen Mary, of Chatham, Ontario

Posted by on November 26, 2013

 

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MITTON (Coggins), Ursula Helen Mary. A resident of Chatham, Ursula passed away peacefully with her two loving daughters by her side on Tuesday, November 26, 2013, at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, at the age of 88. Beloved wife of the late H. Glenn Mitton (2008). Loving mother of Lesley Berry and her husband John, of Nanaimo, B.C. and Deborah Hooker and her husband Randy, of Chatham. Cherished grandmother of Matthew & Chelsey Hooker and Shelby Hooker & Kyle Forbes. Also survived by her son David Mitton. Dear sister of Bruce Coggins and his wife Pauline, of Bristol, England. Dear sister-in-law of Lloyd & Eileen Mitton and Lorne & Marjorie Mitton. Ursula is survived by several nieces and nephews. Ursula will be missed by her close friends John & Marjory Burgess, and all of her Sisters in the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority. The family wishes to thank all of the caring nurses on the 4th floor, Medicine B, and Dr. Karatela for the wonderful care. Ursula came to Canada as a war bride and lived her life independently until the end. As per her wishes, cremation has taken place with no service to follow. Donations in memory of Ursula to the O.S.P.C.A of Chatham-Kent would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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FEATHERSTON: Don of London

Posted by on November 26, 2013

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Suddenly in London on Sunday, November 24, 2013, Donald Ross Featherston passed away in his 55th year. Loving father of Rikki-Lee Featherston.  Beloved son of Jean Featherston and the late Donald Featherston (1990).  Proud grandfather of Sprielyn Featherston Taylor.  Dear partner of Carrie Casselman.  Cherished brother of Lori Featherston.  Dear uncle of Anthony Featherston and Brandon Wilson.  Also missed by his extended family and friends.  Friends will be received by the family from 2-4 and 7-9pm on Thursday, November 28, 2013 at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London.  Cremation to follow with a memorial service to be held at Talbot Street Christian Reformed Church, 513 Talbot Street, London on Friday, November 29, 2013 at 2pm.  In Donald’s memory as an expression of sympathy, and in lieu of flowers, any contributions towards the funeral made payable to Rikki-Lee Featherston would be gratefully accepted. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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RODENBURG: Johanna of London

Posted by on November 26, 2013

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Passed away peacefully at Parkwood Hospital, London on Monday, November 25, 2013, Joanne Rodenburg (Ramondt) in her 91st year. Beloved wife of the late Paul Rodenburg (2001). Dear mother of Ina and her husband Doug, Ponoka; Ed, Edmonton; Frances and her husband Bob, Ottawa; Judy, Markham; John and his wife Andrea, Ottawa. Beloved Oma of Paul and his wife Katherine, Robb, Erin and her husband Heath, Laureen, Lindsay, Nicholas, Aaron, Mieke, Matt and his wife Kristy, Ben, Saskia, Sophie and Anna. Proud great-grandmother to Emmett and Jack. Also survived by her daughter-in-law Laurie Hill, her sister Ineke in Holland and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her son-in-law Bruce and five brothers and sisters. She was passionate about politics, sports, knitting, crosswords, and puzzles; she made the best apple pies in the world. Mom was the last surviving member of the generation of Rodenburgs and Ramondts who immigrated to Canada from Holland after WWII. Friends will be received by the family from 2-5pm on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London. The funeral service will be conducted at the Cornerstone United Reformed Church, 180 Waterloo St., London, on Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 11:00 am. Interment in Dorchester Union Cemetery, Dorchester ON. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Doctors Without Borders, 720 Spadina Avenue,Toronto, ON M5S 2T9. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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BONE: Ronald George of Stayner

Posted by on November 26, 2013

photo (2)Passed away peacefully on Tuesday November 26, 2013 at Hospice Simcoe, Barrie in his 63rd year.  Ron of Stayner, beloved husband of Sharon (nee Perry).  Loving father of Scott and his wife Tara, Ryan and the late Stephen.  Proud grandfather of Jayden and Hudson.  Dear son of Bessie and the late Donald Bone.  Brother of Pat Morrison (John), Marg McCabe (Steve) and Heather Hoenselaar (Peter).  Brother-in-law of Sandra (Bill Schell) and Jan Perry (Mac McDonald).  Ron will also be missed by his many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.  Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Stayner Chapel (705-428-2637) on Thursday November 28, 2013 from 7-9 p.m. and on Friday November 29, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Service will be held at the Jubilee Presbyterian Church, 7320 Highway 26, Stayner on Saturday November 30, 2013 at 11 o’clock. Interment Stayner Union Cemetery.  If desired, remembrances to the Canadian Cancer Society, Jubilee Presbyterian Church or Hospice Simcoe would be appreciated by his family.  For further information and to sign the Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com

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GOODHUE: Joyce, of Naples, FL & formerly of Denver, CO & R.R.#8, St. Thomas, ON

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joyce goodhueGOODHUE, Joyce, age 60, of Naples, FL, formerly of Denver, CO and R.R.#8, St. Thomas, passed away in Naples on Friday, November 8, 2013.  Beloved daughter of Charles A. and Jean (nee Cooke) Goodhue of R.R#7, Aylmer.  Sister of Kenneth Goodhue (Peggy) of R.R.#8, St. Thomas, and the late Ralph Goodhue (2002) (Laurie of R.R.#3, St. Thomas). Also fondly remembered by several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.  Joyce loved her dog Coco.  Her dear partner, Robert M. “Bob” Anderson died in 2010.  Born in St. Thomas, ON, March 9, 1953, she was a graduate of A.V.S.S., St. Thomas and King’s College, Western University.  Joyce was a retired High School French teacher.  She was an avid golfer and volleyball player.    In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place, and Joyce’s cremated remains will be privately interred in Union Cemetery.  There will be no public visitation or public service.  If so desired, memorial donations to Animal Aide or Pets/Friends for Life may be arranged for through the assistance of the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160).

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NOAH, Yvonne of London

Posted by on November 26, 2013

Peacefully and surrounded by her loving family on Monday, November 25th, 2013, Yvonne Margaret Noah, of London, at the age of 77. Loving mother of Linda. Cherished grandmother of Desmond (Nicole), Brandon (Kristanna) and great-grandmother of Avalon. Dear sister to Iris, Donald (Jen) and Donna (Paul). Lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place and a private family interment will be held at a later date. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Yvonne are asked to consider the London Humane Society. Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com 

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CAPENER: John William “Jack” of London

Posted by on November 26, 2013

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on November 10, 2013, three days before his 85th birthday. Loving father of Robin Repasy (John), Jackie Iredale (Bob), Morris (Yvette), John (Lyn), Nancy Clarkson, Edward (Deb) and Dale (Steve).  Much loved grandfather of 14 and great-grandfather of 20. Predeceased by his wife Louise, and his son James Allen. Relatives and friends will be received for visitation at Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road North, on Saturday, November 30, 2013 commencing at 12:30 p.m. until the time of the service of remembrance at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society, AIDS Research or the Canadian Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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DARRACH; Scott of Petrolia, formerly of Toronto

Posted by on November 26, 2013

darrach; scott1Peacefully surrounded by his family, Scott Alexander Darrach passed away at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia, on Monday, November 25, 2013 at the age of 91. Beloved husband of the late Norma Lorraine (nee Orr)(1985). Dear father of Lisa, Doug (Kathy), and Alaena Darrach. Loving grandfather to Kayla, Nathan, and Peter.  Predeceased by his parents Amos and Mabel Darrach, his sisters Olive and Nerine, and his brother Colin. A funeral service will be held at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 3159 Lawrence Ave. East, Toronto on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Ontario College of Art and Design or St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Toronto and can be arranged by calling the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia (519) 882-0100.  Memories, pictures, and condolences may be shared online at www.needhamjay.com.

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Girdler, Theresa (nee Bondy)

Posted by on November 26, 2013

Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on November 25, 2013 at 87 years of age. Reuniting with her loving husband Richard “Dick” (1991). Cherished mother of Rick (Lisa) and Mike (Adriana). Beloved Mimi of Hannah, Roberta, Aiden and Brenden. Predeceased by siblings Ron (Kay) Bondy, Patricia (Joe) Desjardins, Ruth (Ed) Latour and sister-in-law Mary Price. Tess cherished her relationships with her nieces and nephews who always took the time to include her in their lives. Thank you to Team Tess for making week day dinners so special. Tess enjoyed a long and fulfilling retirement after a 37 year career at Hiram Walkers and was an avid bridge player. If you so desire, donations to Assumption Church Restoration Fund would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Thursday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Prayers Thursday at 4pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Friday, family and friends are invited to meet at Assumption Church (350 Huron Church Rd.) after 1pm, followed by Mass at 2pm. Procession Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

 

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NORRIS, Albert “Bert” Orville of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on November 26, 2013

NorrisAlbert2Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Sunday, November 24th, 2013, Bert Norris passed away at 91 years of age.  Beloved husband of Maureen Norris, loving father of Sandra Norris, Ken & Linda Norris, Kathryn (Norris) Grant, and cherished grandfather and great grandfather of his many offspring.  Predeceased by his siblings Dorothy O’Dell, Jean Gourlie, and Bill Norris.  A Celebration Gathering will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E. in Cobourg on Saturday, November 30th, from 2 to 4 pm with Eulogy shared at 2pm.  In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make a donation by cheque to the Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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Reycraft: Frank of Kingsville formerly of Glencoe

Posted by on November 26, 2013

 

          

Peacefully, with family by his side, at Leamington District Memorial Hospital, on Monday, November 25, 2013, in his 94th year.  Beloved and devoted husband for 71 years of Lila (Watson) Reycraft.  Cherished father of Doug (Barb) of Glencoe, Ron (Marie) of Merlin, Gerald (Clara) of Glencoe and Joan (Bob Washburn) of Kingsville.  Admired grandfather of Ed, Sean, Kathy, Jennifer, Nathan, Jonathan, Carrie, Joe, Vicki, and Christopher.  Predeceased by grandson Brian (1987).  Also survived by 11 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.  Frank was a community minded spirit.  He was an active member of Lorne Lodge 282, Glencoe, Napthali Lodge 413, Tilbury, Grand Steward of the Grand Lodge of Canada, active member of the Glencoe Rotary Club, Reg Lovell Branch 219 Royal Canadian Legion and Glencoe Train Station Restoration Committee.  After his military discharge, Frank and Lila farmed for many years in Mosa Township.  Frank then earned his A.M.C.T. diploma from Queen’s University and accepted the position of Administrator Clerk of the Town of Tilbury until his retirement in 1985 at which time he and Lila returned to live in Glencoe, where Frank served a term on the municipal council. Visitation will be at the Van Heck Funeral Home, 172 Symes st., Glencoe on Thursday November 28 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.  Legion Service at 6:30 p.m. and Masonic Service at 6:45 p.m. Funeral service from the funeral home on Friday, November 29 at 2:00p.m. with visitation one hour prior to the service.  Interment to follow at the Oakland Cemetery.  Frank’s wishes were that memorial donations be made to a charity of choice in lieu of flowers.

 

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MASSE, Henriette (nee Leblanc)

Posted by on November 25, 2013

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83 years, passed away on November 25, 2013 at Windsor Regional Hospital Metropolitan Campus surrounded by her loving family. Cherished wife of 63 years of Lawrence. Beloved mother of Michael Masse (Ella), Maureen (Doug Stewart), the late LuAnne Masse (1956), Kevin Masse (Judy), Larry Masse (Janet), Laurie (Thomas Attrell), Donna (Mark Riggins). Devoted Grandma of Renee (Graeme McCubbin), Keith Masse (Tina), Jennifer (Matt Mills), Christie (Eric Van den Brink), Melissa Stewart, Mindy (Dave Comartin), Sarah Masse, Bryan Masse (Jill), Elyse (Robert Coté), Sheri (Brendan Watts), Danae (Hugo Vega), Michael Attrell (Maria), Richard Attrell, Michelle Petro, Jennifer Petro. Adoring Great-Grandma of Chantelle, Graeme Jr., David, Katelyn, Danielle, Melissa, Courtney, Delaney, Rhaelynn, Demi, and Emma. Loving sister of Yvette Wheatley and predeceased by 5 brothers and 4 sisters. She will be missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. If you so desire, donations to Windsor Regional Hospital Metropolitan Campus ICU would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 4-6 & 7-9 pm. Funeral service Thursday at 10 am 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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Parent, Bernice (nee Tino)

Posted by on November 25, 2013

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Mom’s earthly journey is complete and Dad (Clarence Parent, 2012) has enfolded her into his loving arms forever. Her heavenly journey began on November 24, 2013 after 94 years here with us. She leaves behind her most precious gifts – her six loving children, Ray (Margaret) Parent, Ron (Wendy) Parent, Carol (Ian) McLeod, Elaine Boccioletti, Suzanne (Scott) Douglas, Wayne (Lilian) Parent. Missing her warm smile and gentle touch are her 17 grandchildren and 12 ½ great-grandchildren. Remembered with love are her sister, Velina (Ray) Renaud, brother Gerald (Ruth) Tino, sister-in-law Mary (Russell) Chauvin and pre-deceased by sister-in-law Janet (Alex) Langlois. Special thanks to the loving staff at Seasons Lakeshore, where mom enjoyed two and a half wonderful years. Mom will always be remembered for her warm, inviting home. Her incredible candy houses, baking, and especially her generosity are her legacy. Through us, her love of family will live on forever. In kindness, a donation to Transition to Betterness would be appreciated. Bernice was a longtime member of the Catholic Womens League. Visiting Thursday 3 -5, 7-9 pm with parish and CWL prayers at 8 pm. at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 LAUZON RD. East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Visiting resumes Friday after 10:30 am at Our Lady of Atonement Church, 2940 Forest Glade Dr., until the time of the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 am. Interment at St. Anne Cemetery. Share memories or make a charitable donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

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Fedak, Margaret (nee Szekely)

Posted by on November 25, 2013

Passed away peacefully on November 25, 2013 at 72 years of age. Reunited with her beloved husband Teddy (2009). Loving mother of Chris Fedak and wife Rose, Kathy and husband Randy Soulliere and Theodore Fedak. Beloved companion of David Swain. Devoted and proud grandmother of Rick (Fay), Maggie, Jenna, Adam, Danielle (Tim), Kristen, Sammy and Robbie. Predeceased by mother Margaret Szekely (1985) and in-laws John (1981) and Jean Fedak (1999). Dear sister-in-law of Annie and husband Louie Smith, Henry Fedak and wife Bernice, Joseph Fedak and wife Millie, George Fedak and wife Jeannette, and predeceased by Eva (1988) and husband Danny Brice (1977), Mike Fedak (2008) and wife Isabelle (1980). She will also be sadly missed by 16 nieces and nephews. Best friend of Donna Upham and Jeannie Bromaroff. We will miss her sense of humor, kindness and compassion almost as much as her Christmas perogies! If you so desire, donations to CCAC or St. Vladimir and Olga building fund would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Parish prayers Wednesday at 8:00pm. Funeral Thursday 10:00 a.m from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Vladimir & Olga Ukrainian Church (601 Laketrail Dr.) for mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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SMITH, Thelma of Brockville

Posted by on November 25, 2013

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Thelma SmithEntered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital, Charles Street Site on Monday November 25, 2013, Thelma Christena Smith of Brockville age 81 years. Beloved wife of Bernard (Bud) Smith, dear mother of Sue Brugma  (Henry) of  Brockville and loving grandmother of Chelsea and Liam Brugma.

Thelma is survived by her siblings Charlie Smith (Mariam) of Toledo, Elmer Smith of Portland, Howard Smith (Sandra) of Elgin, and Betty Conklin (Frank) of Prescott. Also survived by her sisters-in-law Bev Smith, June Smith and her brother-in-law Elmer Towe as well as several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Henry Darling and Ida May (Loshaw) Smith, brothers Carman and James Smith, and a sister Marjorie Berry.

Family and friends may call at the Barclay Funeral Home 137 Pearl Street East, Brockville on Wednesday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday November 28, 2013 at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at Oakland Cemetery. In memory of Thelma, donations to the Alzheimer’s Society or the Charity of your choice would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Messages of condolence may be sent online at www.barclayfuneralhome.com.

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DYE: Renée Brenda of Mississauga

Posted by on November 25, 2013

DYE: Renée Brenda – A resident of Mississauga, Renée Dye passed away suddenly at home on Friday, November 22, 2013 at the age of 48. Renée was the daughter of Robert W. (Bob) Dye of Ridgetown Ontario and the late Noreen Eleanor Dye (nee Reimer) (September 2013). Predeceased by brother Robert (Rob) Dye (2008), and uncles John Liski and William (Bill) Dye. Survived by nieces Kaitlyn Dye and Madison Dye and aunts Elaine Liski of Regina, Saskatchewan, Marlene Pelletier of Chatham, Ontario and Sharon Dye of Blenheim, Ontario. Renée was born in Regina, Saskatchewan, December 9, 1964, moving to Toronto in 1965, then to Mississauga in 1967 where she continued to reside until her death. In her teen years, Renée was active in Ladies Fastball and subsequently Ladies Slo-Pitch. Renée spent most of her work life at Bell Mobility in project management and training. In 2012, Renée decided to make a career change and enrolled in a Travel and Tourism program at Sheridan College in Oakville, with plans to graduate in the spring of 2014. Family will receive friends at the McKinlay Funeral Home, 76 Main Street East, Ridgetown on Friday, November 29, 2013 from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. and on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at Erie Street United Church, 7 Erie Street North, Ridgetown from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. followed by a celebration of Renée’s life beginning at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Judith Fayter officiating. Interment to follow at Gosnell Cemetery, Highgate. Donations made in memory of Renée to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Erie Street United Church Building Fund would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com, McKinlay Funeral Home, 76 Main Street East, Ridgetown, Ontario, (519)674-3141.

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GARDNER: Michael of Lucan

Posted by on November 25, 2013

GardnerAt Sakura House –  Woodstock, of Lucan in his 74th  year.  Dear friend of Kathleen Mitchell, Colin and Elizabeth Mitchell all of Lucan, and Heather and Stewart Cahill of Watford.  Dear papa of Brian and Nicole and fondly remembered by Egypt and Willow.  Cremation has taken place.  A private family interment will take place at a later date.

Cremation with interment at St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.  Haskett funeral home, Lucan entrusted with arrangements.

Condolences may be forwarded through www.haskettfh.com

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De Smet: Elodie of Strathroy

Posted by on November 25, 2013

Suddenly but peacefully at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital on Sunday, November 24, 2013 Elodie De Smet (nee Pousset) of Strathroy passed away at the age of 84.  Loving wife of the late Emiel De Smet (2002).  Dear mother of Marcel De Smet and Jeannine (Peter) Finney.  Survived by grandchildren Clint (Krista) Maynard, Amanda Maynard, Steven Finney and great grandchildren Brycen and Aaden.  Sadly missed by many siblings and extended family in Belgium.  Friends will be received on Tuesday, November 26th from 2-4 & 7-9 pm at Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy where a Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, November 27th at 2 pm.  Cremation to follow.  As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.  Online condolences accepted at www.denningfuneralhomes.com.  A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Elodie.

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COSTA: Germana of Strathroy

Posted by on November 25, 2013

Costa, Germana ORIGPeacefully with family by her side on Monday, November 25, 2013 at Strathmere Lodge, Germana Costa of Strathroy passed away at the age of 80.  Loving wife of the late Guilherme Costa (1970).  Survived by siblings Maria Arruda of Strathroy and Arthur Botelho of Burnaby B. C.  Dear aunt of Humberto “Joe” Arruda (Connie) and great aunt of Paula Arruda-Schattin (Jason), Sonya Arruda-Curvelo (Charlie) and Kevin Arruda (Kim) and many other extended family members.  Friends will be received at Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy on Tuesday, November 26th from 5-9 pm.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at All Saints Catholic Church on Wednesday, November 27th at 11:00 am with Fr. Lucio Couto officiating.  Interment to follow in All Saints Cemetery.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of London-Middlesex.  Online condolences accepted at www.denningfuneralhomes.com   A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Germana.

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Riley, Giuseppina of Barrie, Ontario

Posted by on November 25, 2013

RileyGiuseppina Riley “Josie”, (Nee Porto) passed away peacefully at Victoria Village on Sunday, November 24, 2013 at the age of 85.  Survived by her loving and caring husband Thomas, of 52 years marriage.  Her children Mark, Angela & Theresa; grandchildren, (Mark & Eva) Simeonne, Dominque, Hansel and Jeremiah; (Angela) Kevin and Natalie; (Theresa) Wyatt, Chadwick, Hayley and Courtney.  Josie although of Italian heritage, loved the English language, gardening and walking. Mass will be held at St. Mary’s Church, 65 Amelia Street, Barrie, on Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 10:00 a.m.  Burial service to follow mass at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery on 208 Sunnidale Road, Barrie.  There will be a reception at approximately 11:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, 65 Amelia Street.  Special thanks to all the staff at Victoria Village Windsor Wing for taking such good care of Josie. Donations may be made in memory of Giuseppina Riley to the following organizations: Alzheimer’s Society or Philippine’s Relief Fund – http://www.redcross.org.ph/

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Stager: Janet Stewart

Posted by on November 25, 2013

 Stager, Janet Nov 25 2013Passed away peacefully at Sunnyside Home, Kitchener, on Sunday, November 24, 2013 in her 92nd year.

 Janet was the beloved mother to Allen (Lynn), Brian (Penny), Beth De Stephanis (Lou), Mark (Suzette), and Lynn Struthers (Keith).  Cherished grandmother of James (Kerri), Anne, Jeff (Ashley), Melanie (Nathan), Scott (Sacha), Heather, Alex (Jessie), and Madelyn.  Great-grandmother to Lincoln, Lauren and Abigail. Remembered by a sister-in-law Mary Perry (Duncan).

 Predeceased by her husband Frederick Earl (2006), her granddaughter Traci Stager (1996), sister Margaret Lint (1992),  and brother Bill Duncan (1987).

Janet resided with her husband Fred on a farm at Blackhorse Corners until 1997 when they retired to Fairview Mennonite Home.  Janet was a lifetime member of Knox United Church in Ayr.

Special thanks to the staff at Sunnyside Home in Kitchener for their excellent care and support.

 Friends are invited to share their memories of Janet with her family during visitation at the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King St. S. Waterloo, on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. and from 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. at Knox United Church, Ayr before the memorial service.   A Memorial service will be held at the Knox United Church, 92 Northumberland St., Ayr, On., on Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Terry Dunseith officiating.  Reception to follow in the church hall. 

 Condolences for the family and donations to Knox United Church, Ayr, Sunnyside Home, Kitchener, or the Alzheimer Society, may be arranged through the funeral home at www.erbgood.com or 519-745-8445.

 

 

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FUERTH, Barbara Doreen (nee Miehls)

Posted by on November 25, 2013

Fuerth,Barbara W StarFuerth (Miehls), Barbara Doreen
On November 23rd, 2013 Barbara (aged 82) passed away peacefully leaving behind her loving and expansive family who she spent her final days with. Beloved wife of Bernard (Bernie/Chap) for more than 63 years. She was a loving mother to Cathy Chapman (late Rick), Karen and Mark Janisse, Linda and Gary Leslie, Pattie and Bill Boyle, Maureen and Dave Vlodarchyk, Bernie and Mindy Fuerth, and Laurie-Jo and Tim McDermott, who all provided her a brood of happy grandchildren and great grandchildren. Sister of late Don (late Laurie), late Joan Diemer (late Ron), Larry (Bev), Joe and Den (Beth). Sister-in-law of Mary Marg Chevalier (late Ben), Paul (late Marge), Pete, Theresa Cox (Art) and Eugene (Teresa). Many nieces and nephews will also fondly remember her. Barb was a wonderful matriarch who taught us all how to love, be compassionate, forgive, have faith, and hold family and friends close to our hearts. Barb was at her happiest around the Woodslee euchre table surrounded by family and friends who will always remember her quick wit and warm smile. She will be dearly missed and always celebrated. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Tuesday 630 – 830 pm, Wednesday 2-5 and 7-9 pm and on Thursday, November 28, 2013 at St. John the Evangelist Church, 1690 County Road 46, Woodslee from 10 am until time of Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am. Fr. Larry Mousseau & Fr. Dave Boutette officiating. C.W.L. prayers Wednesday 3:45 pm followed by parish prayers at 4 pm. Interment St. John’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers Barb requested donations be made to the Essex Area Food Bank and the Canadian Red Cross. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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GOGAS: Linda of Sarnia

Posted by on November 25, 2013

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Linda Gogas. Beloved wife of Tom Gogas, sister-in-law of dear Christine, Mary and Bill. Loving sister of Patti Dunn (Russ), Deana Dixon (Art), Sandy Morrison (2007) (Fred), brothers Paul (Michelle), Dave (Karen) and Tim (Judy) Quader. She will also be missed by many nieces and nephews and her precious dogs Fraser and Summer. A private family funeral service will be held at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Tuesday, with interment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery. Deepest gratitude to Bluewater Health’s care. Sympathy may be expressed through donations in memory of Linda to the Continuing Care Bluewater Health to direct patient needs only (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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FELLOWS: Fred of Sarnia

Posted by on November 25, 2013

Peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, November 24, 2013, Fred Fellows passed away at St. Joseph’s Hospice at the age of 89. Leaving behind his beloved companion June Tracey. Cherished father of Mary Jane Storey (Pat), Mike (Deb), John (Cheryl) and Peggy Daly (Ed). Fondly remembered by June’s children Diane Tracey, Becky Andali and Sue Tracey. Loved grandfather of several grandchildren and great grandchildren. Predeceased by his son Paul, by his parents Frank and Mary Ann Fellows and by his brothers Jerry and Joe Fellows. Fred retired from Bell Canada after 38 years of service. He loved golf and was a passionate gardener. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service to celebrate Fred’s life will be held at SMITH FUNERAL HOME 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. A reception will follow immediately at the Smith Family Centre (infront of Smith Funeral Home). Thank you to Dr. Glen Maddison and all the caring nursing staff and volunteers at St. Joseph’s Hospice, your compassion and care was appreciated during this difficult time. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the St. Joseph’s Hospice (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.smithfuneralhome.ca.

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