Clarke, Larry, a resident of Chatham

Posted by on April 23, 2014

Clarke, L0001 (WinCE)Clarke; Larry R., a resident of Chatham, Larry Raymond Clarke passed away peacefully at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Tuesday April 22, 2014 at the age of 73, after a strong battle with cancer. Larry was born in Timmins, son of the late Albert & Maude (Roy) Clarke. Beloved husband of Dianne (Simmons) Clarke for 48 years. Loving father of Todd & Lee (Govette) Clarke; Darren & Tara (Morrison) Clarke. Proud and cherished “Poppa” of his 4 beautiful grandchildren Madison, Jordyn, Matthew and Makayla. Predeceased by brother Don & sister Florence. Survived by brothers Roland and Albert and sisters Lucille Brazeau and Mona & Reg Brazeau. Fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews. After his retirement from Larry Clarke’s Home Repairs & Renovations, Larry enjoyed travelling that included many fishing trips with Dianne to Britt and Como Lake in Northern Ontario. Larry will be remembered for his never-ending support he offered to his family and friends through his many talents, his wonderful sense of humour, and his big heart. Rest in peace Poppa you will forever remain in our hearts. A Celebration of Larry’s life will be held at the McKinlay Reception Centre, 459 St. Clair St., Chatham on Sunday April 27, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance Oncology Unit or the War Amps Child Amputee (CHAMP) Program in memory of Larry.

Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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MACLEAN: Charlotte Anne (nee Heaslip)

Posted by on April 23, 2014

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Passed away peacefully, with her family by her side, at RVH in Barrie, ON, on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in her 66th year. Charlotte, beloved wife of Norman. Loving mother of April, Summer(Mat Lawrence), and Aaron; Proud grandma of Payton. Daughter of Margaret Heaslip, predeceased by father Ray Heaslip. Survived by her brothers and sisters, Pam(Dale) Krueger, Margo(Harvey) Beecroft, Mark Healsip, Tracy(Lesley) Heaslip, Amber Morrison, Heidi(Peter) Bidwell, Guy Heaslip and predeceased by her sister, Jody Heaslip. Aunt & great aunt to 10 nephews, 6 nieces.

A special thank you to Dr. El-Maraghi, Dr. Morris, the wonderful staff of the RVH Cancer Centre, the emergency department and nurses of 3GC and Megham from Bayshore Medical.

Respecting mom’s wishes, a Celebration of Life will be held at The Sheba Shrine Club, 142 John Street, Barrie, ON, Friday April 25th from 4:00pm-9:00pm. A family interment to follow at a later date.

If so desired, memorial donations can be made to RVH Cancer Centre www.rvh.on.ca.

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Boucquez, Janice Therese, a resident of Chatham

Posted by on April 23, 2014

Boucquez, Janice Therese, a resident of Chatham. Janice Boucquez died at her home on Tuesday April 22, 2014 at the age of 55. Born in Chatham, daughter of Jean (Garrod) Boucquez, Chatham, and  the late Maurice Boucquez (1974). Dear mother of Brittany Boucquez, Chatham. Sister of  Paula (John) Bialek, London and Douglas (Sheila) Boucquez, Wallaceburg. Janice will be remembered by her niece Vanessa (Matthew) McFadden, Chatham; nephew Kyle Glassford, Windsor; great niece Abi McFadden, Chatham and her dear friend Cindy Mack, Chatham. Friends will be received at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair St., Chatham, on Friday April 25, 2014 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. The Funeral Service will be conducted at the Funeral Home on Friday at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Susan Jolley officiating. Cremation to follow with Interment in St. Anthony Cemetery, Chatham at a later date. Donations in memory of Janice to the Chaham-Kent OSPCA or Outreach for Hunger would be appreciated.  Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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Wilson, Ian of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on April 23, 2014

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Passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Leamington District Memorial Hospital on April 19, 2014. Predeceased by his parents Alan (Ben) and Patricia Wilson. Loving brother of Scott Wilson (Debbie), Wendy Steingart (Wayne), Sue Canning. Dear uncle of Kristy (Jessy), Wayne, Chris (Danielle), Kyle, Joanne and Eric. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St. Leamington (519-326-2631) Thursday 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment Erie Memorial Gardens. Friends may send condolences at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Tavares, John of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on April 23, 2014

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53 years, passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loved ones on Sunday, April 20, 2014. Dear son of Maria Tavares and the late Humberto (1988). Dear father of Michael Tavares (Elizabeth) and Jennifer Tavares (fiance’ Aaron Rahm). Dear brother of Bert Tavares (Kim), Donna Ford (Marane Thompson), Edward Tavares (Shelly Hebert). Dear uncle of Melinda Ford (Jason Primeau), the late Jeffrey Ford (2009), Vanessa Tavares, Mackenzie Tavares, Nicholas Tavares and Shaun Tavares. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington, on Thursday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate John’s life from St. Michael’s Church, 21 Elliott Street, Leamington on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 10 a.m. Fr. Patrick Beneteau officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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GEISER: Ross Edward of Strathroy

Posted by on April 23, 2014

Geiser, Ross WEBPeacefully at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital on Sunday, April 20, 2014, Ross Edward Geiser passed away, in his 69th year.  Beloved husband of Maria (Ataide) of Strathroy.  Dear brother of Don (Sylvia) Geiser of Wallacetown.  Brother-in-law of Maria Calcutt, Isaac (Carol) Ataide and Joe Ataide all of Strathroy.  Ross will be dearly missed by his nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.  Visitation will be held at Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service will also be held on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Dr. Alan Calcutt and Rev. Dr. Brian McKenzie officiating.  Interment in Woodhull Cemetery.  In memory of Ross, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society

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ASTLES: George of London

Posted by on April 23, 2014

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Passed away peacefully on Easter Sunday at Victoria Hospital, London Ontario, in his 100th year. Husband of 71 years of Reta (Mayberry). Predeceased by his son David (2000). Lovingly remembered by daughter Karen (William) Butt and grandchildren Geoffrey (Maria), Heather (Jim), Erica (Jamie), Nadine (Jamie), and nine great-grandchildren: Alexis, Connor, Diego, Quinn, Isabella, Avery, Samuel, Thea and Wrenn. George also leaves daughter-in-law Elaine and sister-in-law Marianna Mayberry. He was employed for almost 40 years at Hiram Walker Inc. George was one of the founding members of the Greater Windsor Seniors Centre. His hobby was carpentry; he built his own cottage and enjoyed life with family and friends there through the years. Cremation. Friends will be received by the family Thursday April 24, 2014 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Sreet South, London where the funeral service will be conducted in the chapel on Friday April 25 at 11 a.m. with Reverend Kenji Marui, officiating. Interment in Victoria Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Windsor at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to Mission and Service Fund United Church of Canada, 3250 Bloor Street West, Suite 300, Toronto, ON M8X 2Y4. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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ROWLINSON: Debbie

Posted by on April 22, 2014

c53981299f989c04df17682bf7e07b7f_XLIt is with broken hearts that the family announces the peaceful passing of Debbie Rowlinson, at the age of 65, at St. Joseph’s Hospice on Monday, April 21, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. Best friend and loving wife of 45 years to Larry Rowlinson. Cherished mother of Lauri, Jen, Shannon (Brian), Dave (Kelsey) and Amy (Chris). Devoted grandmother of Jessica, Colton, Ryder, Megan, Ella, Jack, Brodin, Bailey, and Cole. Sister of Judy Reed and sister-in-law to Ruth (Bryan) Chappell. Remembered by several nieces and nephews and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. Predeceased by her parents Jack and Eleanor Wilson, and by her in-laws Bill and Betty Rowlinson. Debbie was a longtime employee of William’s Pastry and a devoted volunteer of the Sarnia Girls Silverstick. She was a longtime active member of Paterson Memorial Presbyterian Church, and loved being with and spending time with family. Debbie was an amazing wife, mother and grandmother, and will be missed by all those who knew and loved her. We will treasure her kind heart, beautiful smile, and joyful, loving personality. Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Thursday April 24, 2014 from 3:00-5:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. A memorial service will be held at Paterson Memorial Church on 120 Russell Street, Sarnia on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with visiting one hour prior to service time. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice (cheques only at the funeral home please).  Memories and condolences may be sent online at smithfuneralhome.ca

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MALLON: Charles “Chuck” Wm.

Posted by on April 22, 2014

e2fad5878ce90846ac660f8bec28149a_XLHis journey here is done. Peacefully at Bluewater Health on Saturday, April 19, 2014, Charles William Mallon passed away at the age of 61. Beloved partner of Susan Joy (nee Webb) Mallon. Proud and loving father of Mackinlay and Emma Mallon of Kingscliff, Australia and Michael Mallon of Sarnia. Dear brother of Marianne Kilbreath. Predeceased by his parents William and Winnifred Mallon and by his mother and father-in-law Audrey and Mike Webb. Chuck was a long time employee of Shell Canada.  He enjoyed travelling with Sue and the boys, Sunday golf with his cousins Ray and Bill and time spent at Burns Lodge with his Brothers in Masonry. Cremation has taken place. Family and friends will be received at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Thursday, April 24, 2014, from noon until 1:00 p.m. with a memorial service commencing at 1:00 p.m.  Sympathy may be expressed through donations to L.H.S.C. Multi Organ Transplant Program (cheques only at the funeral home please).  Memories and condolences may be sent online at smithfuneralhome.ca

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SCOTT, Robert John of Shelburne, formerly of Stayner

Posted by on April 22, 2014

scott0002Peacefully on Monday April 21, 20143 at Headwaters Health care Centre, Orangeville in his 76th year. Bob of Shelburne, formerly of Stayner, beloved husband of the late Diana (nee Cofell). Loving father of Cynthia (Stephen Somoski) of Hamtramck, Michigan and David (Paula Tymchuk) of Dundalk. Cherished Papa of Nicole, Matthew, Kelsey and Heidi and great Papa of Sebastien. Survived by brother Harold (Alice) and sister Ethel Nodwell. Predeceased by siblings Andrew, George, Florence Thomas. Louie(Gerry) and Albert. Dear brother-in-law Vaughan (Patricia) Cofell and the late Delbert (Hilda) Cofell. Bob will also be missed by his many nieces, nephews and friends. Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Stayner Chapel, 7313 Highway 26, Stayner on Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Funeral Home Chapel Friday April 25, 2014 at 11o’clock. Cremation with interment Stayner Union Cemetery. Remembrances to the Multiple Sclerosis Society would be appreciated by Bob’s family. For further information and to sign the Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com

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CHENG, Dr. Sai Wah of Kilworth

Posted by on April 22, 2014

CHENG, Dr. Sai Wah – Passed away peacefully at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Sunday, April 20, 2014, at the age of 78. Beloved husband to Cindy for 46 wonderful years. Loving father to Serena and Gordon – our guiding light. Proud Grandpa to Amber Lane and Mackenzie Joy. Sai was a revered and dedicated radiologist for 33 years at St. Thomas Elgin General. He will be fondly remembered by his extended family, his many friends and by those whose lives he touched. A memorial service to celebrate Sai’s life will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 1:00 p.m., family and friends are welcome to arrive between 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Private inurnment at Woodland Cemetery. Those wishing to make a donation are asked to consider the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital Foundation. Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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FRENCH, Doris Ena (Hedges) of Amherstburg

Posted by on April 22, 2014

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89 years. April 21, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Marvin (2012). Loving mother of Thomas (Luck), James (Celeste), Charles (Paulett), Douglas (Patricia), Glen (Margaret), Norma (Paul) and Gregg. Loving grandmother of 12 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. Predeceased by her parents Stanley Hedges, Elva (Arner) and sister Florence (late Robert) Sellars. Dear sister of Edward (Joyce) Hedges, Charles (Joan) Hedges, Robert (Mary) Hedges, Gladys (Robert) Rayner, Elsie (Duane) McDonald, James (Joyce) Hedges, William (Gayle) Hedges, Elaine (Earl) Richardson, Margaret (late Maurice 2004) Klie. Also remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. Memorial visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow on Thursday April 24, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. to the time of the Memorial Service at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Frank Staples officiating. Interment will follow at St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Amherstburg. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the charity of your choice or Harrow United Church. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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HOBART, C.E. Neil of Burlington, Ontario

Posted by on April 22, 2014

Hobart NeilPeacefully at the Wellington Park Care Centre, Burlington on Monday April 21st, 2014 in his 88th year. Beloved husband of the late Nancy Hobart. Loving father of Margie Shearer (Frank) and Jamie Hobart (Nancy). Dear grandfather of Carrie-Anne Shearer (Mike Copeland) and Matthew Shearer. Neil is pre-deceased by his brother Jack Hobart. Lovingly remembered by his sister-in-law Dorothy Hobart, his nephews Rick and Don Hobart and the Bryson Family. Visitation will be held in Calvary Baptist Church Cobourg on Friday April 25th from 12 noon – 1 pm. followed by a memorial service at 1 pm. Cremation with interment in Cobourg Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, Burlington Baptist Church or the Canadian Cancer Society. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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KENNEDY: Iris Lorena of Orillia

Posted by on April 22, 2014

kennedyKENNEDY: Iris Lorena – At Soldier’s Memorial Hospital, Orillia, surrounded by her family, on Tuesday April 22, 2014.  Beloved wife of the late Douglas Roy Kennedy.  Cherished mother of the late Lawrence (Marlyn) Kennedy, Sharyn (Carl) Rush, Lynne (Gary) Newitt, Eric Kennedy, Cynthia Kennedy, Ted (Sonja) Kennedy, Jeffrey (Sara) Kennedy, Mary Lou Greene, John (Jacquie) Kennedy, Chris (Kara) Kennedy. Iris will also be missed by his daughter in law, Gabrielle.  Loved grandmother of fifteen, great grandmother of three and step grandmother of Greg Ellis.  As per Iris’ wishes, cremation has taken place and her ashes will be buried at the Knox Presbyterian Cemetery, Gamebridge at a later date.  If so desired, donations in memory of Iris can be made to the Orillia Soldier’s Memorial Hospital or the Knox Presbyterian Church, Gamebridge and can be made through the Mangan Funeral Home 705-426-5777.  Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Hobberlin: Edward Talbot of Beaverton

Posted by on April 22, 2014

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HOBBERLIN: Edward Talbot – in his 88th year, entered into rest on April 22, 2014 at Soldier’s Memorial Hospital, Orillia.  Ted Hobberlin of Beaverton was the loving husband of the late Bernice (Bilborough) Hobberlin. He will be sadly missed by his son Stephen (Joanne) Hobberlin and their two children Bradley and Carleigh of Mississauga.  The family will receive friends at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton (705-426-5777) on Thursday from 7 P.M. to 9 P.M.  Funeral service will be held on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 3 P.M.  Interment Stone Church Cemetery, Beaverton. If so desired, donations in memory of Ted to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

 

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Selcage: Edward Ernest of Sarnia

Posted by on April 22, 2014

At home on Friday, March 15, 2014, EDWARD ERNEST SELCAGE, age 66 of Sarnia passed away. He is survived by his brother Bob Selcage. Predeceased by his parents Joseph (1993) and Josephine (nee Lachowich) Selcage (1991). Cremation has taken place and a private graveside service will take place at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE. Sympathy can be expressed through memorial donations to the Huron House Boy’s Home and the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation. 

 

The D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre

102 North Victoria Street

Sarnia, ON, N7T 5W9

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SIMARD, William John

Posted by on April 22, 2014

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Peacefully with his loving family by his side on April 22, 2014 at 93 years of age. Loving husband of the late Yvonne (Joy 1994). Beloved father of Pat (Murray), Robert (Marlain), Diane (Greg 2009), Allan (Cheryl), Cathie (Richard), Adrian (1947). Dearest papa of many cherished grandchildren and great grandchildren. If you so desire, donations to Downtown Mission would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Friday 3-5pm and 7-9pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 with a Veteran’s Memorial Service under the auspices of Windsor Veteran’s Memorial Service Committee at 7pm. On Saturday family and friends are invited to meet at Corpus Christi Church (1400 Cabana Rd. W.) after 9:30am followed by Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Kirkland, Glen

Posted by on April 22, 2014

Entered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital, Garden Street Site on Monday April 21, 2014. Glen Edward Kirkland of Maitland aged 75 years, beloved husband of the former Shirley Fenlong. Loving father of Michele Bowman (Rob) of Maitland, Angela Seecharan (Albert) of Virginia and Glenn “Butch” Kirkland of Alberta. Dear Grand-father of Kirk and Brooke Donovan, Joshua Kirkland, Alisha and Kiana Seecharan. Brother of Reg Kirkland (Heather) of Kingston and Charol Baker (John) of North Augusta. Also survived by a sister-in-law Bev Kirkland as well as numerous nieces and nephews.glen kirkland   Pre-deceased by his parents Frank and Eliza (Fox) Kirkland and a brother Gordon.

 

Family and friends may call at the Barclay Funeral Home, 137 Pearl Street East, Brockville, on Friday from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. and also on Saturday from 10-12noon. The Funeral Service will be held at St. James Anglican Church, Maitland on Saturday April 26, 2014 at 1p.m. Interment to follow at St. James Anglican Cemetery, Maitland. In lieu of flowers, memoriams to the Canadian Cancer Society or Brockville and District Hospital Foundation Palliative Care would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Messages of condolence may be sent online at www.barclayfuneralhome.com

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WONG, Henry of Toronto, Ontario

Posted by on April 22, 2014

WongHenryPeacefully at his home in Toronto on Friday, April 18th, 2014, Henry Wong at 80 years of age.  Brother of Wing (the late Luan), Jean Lee (Hank), Mon (Violet), Roy, Foo (Mona), Bob, Jeannie Thomas (Dave) and predeceased by his siblings Robert, Koon Lit, Walter, George, and Mary (Ron Taylor).  Also missed by his nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 11 am at St. Michael’s Catholic Church(University Ave & Division St. in Cobourg).  Interment St. Michael’s Cemetery.  If desired donations may be made to a charity of choice.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com

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Forsyth, Eleanor, a resident of Chatham-Kent

Posted by on April 21, 2014

Forsyth,Eleanor (WinCE)Forsyth, Norma Eleanor, a resident of Chatham-Kent. Eleanor Forsyth died Sunday April 20, 2014 surrounded by her family at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham Campus at the age of 88. Born in Chatham, daughter of  the late Edgar B. & Margaret (Chinnick) Harris. Beloved wife of the late W. David Forsyth (1994). Dear mother of Beryl (Warren) Seton, Chatham; Dianne (Max) deBruyn, Chatham; Joanne (Blaine) Harvey, Tupperville; and Barbara (Randy) Jackson, Thamesville. Grandmother of Jonathan & Matthew Seton; Laura & Marc deBruyn; Derek & Colin Harvey; Kayla & Shawnie Jackson.. Great Grandmother of  Brynn Harvey. Sister of the late Helen Sloan(2012), Murray Harris(1997) and Clayton Harris(1995).  Sister-in-law of Jack & Marion Forsyth and Kathryn (the late Grant) Forsyth. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Eleanor worked tirelessly on the farm alongside her husband David and continued the legacy with love. She loved to quilt and was a volunteer at the CKHA Cancer Clinic for over 15 years. Eleanor was an avid supporter of all her children and grandchildren in their many activities and provided them with an endless supply of muffins. Memories of her kindness will never be forgotten.  Friends will be received at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair St., Chatham, on Wednesday April 23, 2014 from 3:00-5:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be conducted at the Funeral Home on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Margaret Moriyama officiating. Interment McVicar Cemetery, Chatham Township. Donations in lieu of flowers in memory of Eleanor to the Oncology Department of the CKHA or Outreach for Hunger  would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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Lathem: James “Jim”

Posted by on April 21, 2014

lATHEM CROPPEDPeacefully surrounded by his loving family, Friday, April 18th, 2014, at the age of 76. Beloved husband of 53 years of Elaine.  Loving father of Leslie (Roderick) McKinnon, Mike (Leanne) and Greg (Catherine).  Proud grandfather of Patrick, Claire, Grace, Joseph, Jude, James, Bryn, Lucas, Madison, Jacob and Olivia. Jim is also survived by sister, Patricia (Bob) Hardman and brother-in-law Bill Mandeville and predeceased by sister, Barbara. Dearly loved by the entire Saucier family and the extended Lathem family in the Ottawa Valley. Jim will forever be rememebed for his dedicated years in education as Principal of Continuing Education, as a teacher and football coach at St. Patrick’s High School.  He was a devoted member of the Catholic Community, a compassionate volunteer at the Inn of the Good Shepherd and at St. Joseph’s Hospice. As a Michigan State University alumni, he shared his Spartan pride with all who knew him. Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 22, 2014 from 5-8pm at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, Ontario.  A funeral mass will be held Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10am, at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church followed by a lunch at the Smith Family Centre at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, Ontario. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice or the Campaign Life Coalition.  Memories and Condolences may be sent on-line to: smithfuneralhome.ca

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BUTLER: Lorne Wm. Franklin

Posted by on April 21, 2014

Butler photo croppedPeacefully on Friday, April 18, 2014 at Bluewater Health Lorne William Franklin Butler passed away surrounded by his family at the age of 75. Beloved husband of Brenda (Phillips) Butler. Loving father of Janet Barnard (Ron), Cindy Butler (Chris VanderKloet), Jeff Butler (Julie) and Lorna Harkins (Jim). Cherished grandfather of Amanda and Joshua Barnard, Kendall Butler and Lindsay and Nathan Harkins. Lorne worked as a truck driver for 30 years with Shell Oil and also spent 10 years working for Lyndon Security but his passion was working as a mechanic. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia at 11:00 a.m. with a reception to follow at the Smith Family Centre. Cremation has taken place. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to The Canadian Cancer Society or The Sarnia and District Humane Society. Memories and condolences may be sent online at smithfuneralhome.ca

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Cada, Randy of Mississauga First Nation

Posted by on April 21, 2014

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Mississauga First Nation lost one of its best warriors as the result of a fishing accident at Blind River on Thursday April 17, 2014. Randy Cada of Mississuaga First Nation in his 61st year, beloved husband of Marjorie for 38 years. Loving father of Dan Morningstar ( Debby ) of Indiana, Denelda Cada ( Junior Debassige ), Dakota Cada both of Mississauga First Nation and the late Nick Cada ( Michelle Martin ) of Peterborough. Special Papa Randy to Nicholas, Alexander, Maverick, Eleanor and Isabella and predeacesed his granddaughter Autumn. Dear son of the late Angus and Elizabeth Cada and son-in-law of the late Jessie and Russell Morningstar. Dear brother of John Cada of Thunder Bay, Wayne Cada of Sault Ste. Marie, Judy Caibaiosai of Mississauga First Nation and the late Roger and Bob Cada. Dear brother-in law of Joann Niganobe, Connie Morningstar, Gloria Niganobe, Annette Alderton, Rosie Morningstar, Ron Morningstar and Willard Niganobe all of Mississauga First Nation and the late Harvey, Vivian and Donna Morningstar. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews and countless friends. Randy was a hunter who lived for the seasons with his family and a provider for the people. His knowledge and skills were exceptional as a hunting gatherer and knowledge keeper. He was also a trainer for the Blind River Beavers Junior A hockey team for many years, and was an active and respected volunteer in his community. He served as Parole and Probation Officer for the Mississauga First Nation for many years. Friends may call at the Mississauga First Nation Sports Complex on Wednesday April 23, 2014 from 1pm until time of story sharing and reflections on Randy’s Life on Friday April 25, 2014 at 9am. Funeral service at 11am Friday. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Menard Funeral Home, Blind River. www.menardfh.com

 

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Boyer, Perry Joe of Mississauga First Nation

Posted by on April 21, 2014

Perry Joe BoyerBoyer, Perry Joe
While smiling and enjoying his pastime, passed away suddenly in Blind River on Thursday April 17, 2014. Perry Joe Boyer of Mississauga First Nation in his 45th year, beloved husband of Wanda Recollet for 16 years. Loving father of Guy Recollet ( Sherri ) of Blind River, Cassie Tremblay of BC, Becky Dickinson ( Jonathon ) of Blind River and Trisha Boyer of Mississauga First Nation. Special Papa Joe to Sierrah Colizza, Olivia Recollet, Rihanna Dickinson and Lucas “Skinner” Dickinson. Loved son of Larry and Leona Boyer and son-in-law of Leonard and Beatrice Recollet. Dear brother of Larry Jr. Boyer , Dwayne Boyer and Susan Miller ( Jason ) all of Toronto, Rita Wilson ( Brian ), Anita Desbiens ( Steve ) both of Mississauga First Nation, Roland Niganobe of Toronto, Clifford Niganobe, Ernestine McLeod ( Don ), Linda Niganobe, Evelyn Niganobe ( Mike ), Laurie Jacques ( Darrel ), Sheila Niganobe, Erica Niganobe ( Craig ), Amber Niganobe ( Rob ) and Charlene Niganobe all of Mississauga First Nation. Dear brother-in-law of Shirley Recollet, Doris Recollet, Debbie Recollet all of Blind River, Leonard Recollet of Edmonton and Joan Recollet ( Paul ) of Wahnipitae First Nation. Special friend of Eric Sarri, Greg Hammond and Dave Nichols. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and countless friends. Perry Joe will always be remembered for his endless love of his family, his positive attitude and his love of the Toronto Maple Leafs. He was dedicated to the community of the Mississauga First Nation. Friends may call at the Mississauga First Nation Sports Complex on Wednesday April 23, 2014 from 1pm until time of story sharing and reflections on Perry Joe’s life on Friday April 25, 2014 at 9am. Funeral service at 11am Friday. Cremation to follow. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Menard Funeral Home, Blind River. www.menardfh.com

 

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FISHER, Erlme of Listowel

Posted by on April 21, 2014

Fisher, ErlmeFISHER, Erlme Anne – passed away quietly at ListowelMemorialHospital on Saturday April 19, 2014 at the age of 78. Erlme was a member of Atwood Presbyterian Church and the Women’s Missionary Society. She taught school in HowickTownship, CarrickTownship, Maryborough, City of Brampton and at the Midwestern Regional Centre for many years. Erlme’s stories and love of her very good friends will be missed.

Erlme was the daughter of the late Clifford and Isobel (Dixon) Stewart. She was predeceased by her brother Alex in infancy, her brother Beverley and nephew Sean.

At Erlme’s request, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at Atwood Presbyterian Church on Friday April 25, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. with Rev. Andrew Thompson officiating. Interment in CliffordCemetery.

In lieu of flowers, friends wishing to acknowledge Erlme’s life are asked to make a donation to a charity of one’s choice.

A special thank you to Dr. Rutherford and the compassionate staff at ListowelMemorialHospital.

Arrangements entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood (519-356-2382)

You may choose to share an anecdote of Erlme at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca

 

 

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