MISENER: Theodora Mary of Wiarton

Posted by on July 18, 2014

Misener LFP MR (edited final)MISENER, Theodora Mary – Peacefully at Gateway Haven Nursing Home in Wiarton on Sunday, July 13, 2014 in her 103rd year.  Beloved wife of the late William Omer Misener (1990).  Loving mother of Jean Misener and Marion Hanke (Randy).  Devoted Grandmother of Mark, Karen, Michelle, Ryan, Jamie, Marty and Kristen, and great grandmother of Kiah, Kendall and Austin.  Born in Brantford, Ontario in 1912, Dora was raised in Paisley.  She graduated from Stratford Normal School in 1932 and began her teaching career in Paisley for $600 per year.  She then attended Macdonald Institute, getting her teaching certificate for Home Economics.  Dora’s teaching career continued in Cargill, Zurich and finally London.  She married William Misener in 1945, retired and raised her 2 daughters.  Dora returned to teaching grade 7 and 8 Home Economics with the London Board of Education from 1961 to 1972 at Westdale and Tecumseh Elementary schools.  In 1979, Dora and Bill retired to the Bruce Peninsula, making their home on the North Shore of Colpoys Bay.  Dora’s 100th birthday was celebrated at Horizon Manner.  She was a proud member of Trinity Anglican Church, the Colpoys Bay Women’s Institute and New Horizons Group.  A memorial service will be conducted at Trinity Anglican Church, 491 Gould Street, Wiarton on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 12:00 Noon, with visitation from 11:30 a.m. until the time of service.  Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Dora are asked to consider the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario, Grey Bruce Health Services (the Wiarton or Owen Sound Hospital) or Trinity Anglican Church (Wiarton).  Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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SMITH, Carol Marie, of Ridgetown, ON

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Smith, Carol1SMITH (Nee Stirling), Carol Marie, a resident of Ridgetown, is now resting in the arms of Jesus after passing away on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance at the age of 72. Dear daughter of the late Eugene & Edith Stirling (Cleave). Beloved wife to Gary Burke. Loving mother of Carolyn Glasier, of Chatham, Maureen (Chris) Kelly, of Burlington, Suzanne (Michael) Williamson, of Oakville and Michael Smith (Kendra), of Calgary. Cherished grandmother to Samuel, Amanda, Connor, Hannah, Julia, Tanner, Will, Hayden, Carson and Harlyn. Dear sister to Barbara Hillman (Douglas), of Tilbury and Neil (Kim) Stirling, of Chatham. Carol is survived by several nieces and nephews. Carol loved her family and cherished her grandchildren. Carol was well loved and loved well. Family to receive friends at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, on Sunday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at the Funeral Home on Monday, July 21, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with Donna Green officiating. Interment to follow at Maple Leaf Cemetery, Tilbury. Donations in memory of Carol to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance-ICU would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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Donahue, Christopher John “CJ” of Courtright

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Donahue-It is with a tremendous amount sorrow and grief that we announce the unexpected passing of Christopher John “CJ” Donahue , age 22 yrs. of Courtright on Thursday July 17, 2014. CJ was the loving son of Mark and Lori Donahue. Much loved brother of Michael Donahue of Courtright and Amberlee Donahue of Sarnia. Also left to mourn his passing are; his grandparents, John and Bonnie Giffen of Corunna, Larry and Bonnie Donahue of Courtright; great-grandfather, Don Walton of Corunna; aunts and uncles, Michael Giffen (Fernanda) of Strathroy, Lisa Kameka (Fabian) of Sarnia, Christine Morrison (Lenny) of Mitchell and Stephen Donahue (Anne) of Wasaga Beach and numeorus cousins and close friends. He was predeceased by his great-grandparents-most recently, Shirley Walton and Marjorie Giffen. CJ was an avid baseball player who played the game with all his heart and determination and enjoyed a lazy Sunday round of golf with his friends. Friends will be received at the Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna on Wednesday July 23, 2014 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Cremation has already taken place. A private family graveside interment service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to the the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to Corunna/Courtright Minor Ball. Messages and condolences may be left online @ www.knightfuneralhome.ca Knight 519-862-2845.

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GOODFELLOW: Marilyn, of Chesley

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Marilyn GoodfellowMarilyn Iris Goodfellow of Chesley, passed away suddenly at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Walkerton on Friday, July 18, 2014 in her 79th year.

Beloved wife of 57 years to Eldon. Loving mother of Sandra (Darrell) Mountain, Cheryl Champagne (James) all of R.R. #3 Durham, Susan (Doug) Lorenz of R.R. #2 Elmwood and Rob (Charlene) Goodfellow of Alma. Marilyn will be sadly missed by her grandchildren: Brandon, Rochelle Mountain; Chad, Andrew (Sara) Lomas; Melissa (Josh) Lorenz, Nicole (Jeff) Lembke; and MacKenzie and Cole Goodfellow as well as her great granddaughter Allie Lomas. She will be fondly remembered by her brothers Raymond (Verona) and Ken (Gail) Schoeneweiss, all of Owen Sound as well as Eldon’s family. Marilyn was predeceased by her grandson Brent and her parents, Edward and Mabel (Dunn) Schoeneweiss.

Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Monday from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9  p.m. where a funeral service celebrating Marilyn’s life will be held on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment in Chesley Cemetery.

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ORR: J. Meredith

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ORR photo CroppedPeacefully, surrounded by loving family, on July 18, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Meredith Orr passed away at the age of 88. Beloved husband of June (nee Merrett) Orr. Loving father of daughter Jacquelyn Wreford (Ray) and son John Orr (Alison). Cherished grandfather of John Wreford, Martin Orr, Jessica Davis (Shawn), and Celeste Orr (Dana). Treasured great-grandfather of Isla Davis, Sawyer Davis, Silas Davis, and William Wreford. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents George and Hazel Orr of Toronto, sister Barbara and brother Mac. Meredith was born in Toronto in 1926 and came to Sarnia with his family in 1956 to buy the insurance brokerage of City Insurance. He was at the office most days until age 87. He had many artistic talents and hobbies that included decorating his lovely home and sailing, and raced in the Mackinac Race. Meredith was a past member of the Sarnia City Council. He also built a motor boat and a 1927 Bugatti replicar. He loved to travel and shared many wonderful trips with June. Meredith was a chartered member of the Grace United Church and a member of the Board of Trustees at Grace United.  The family wishes to thank all his caregivers, VON, and especially Dr. Maddison. Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. A memorial service will be held at Smith Funeral Home on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. following visitation. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice or Grace United Church (cheques only at the funeral home please). smithfuneralhome.ca

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JOHNSTON, (Jones) Eleanor Frances of Brockville

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Passed away at the Sherwood Park Manor in Brockville on Saturday July 12th, 2014.  Eleanor (Jones) Johnston aged 93 years.  Beloved wife of the late Ben Johnston.  She will be greatly missed by her sisters Phyllis White and Kathleen Young, many nieces, nephews and friends.  Predeceased by parents Harry and Phoebe (Isherwood) Jones, sister Phoebe (George), brothers Harry (Dot), Jim (Louise), Wilfred (Joan), Alfred (Rose), brother-in-laws Rod and Bert.  We would like to give many thanks to the great staff and doctors at Sherwood Park Manor for the excellent care they gave to Eleanor.

Family and friends will be received at the Barclay Funeral Home, 137 Pearl St. East Brockville on Saturday September 6th, 2014 from 11:00 am until the time of Service.  The Funeral Service will be held from the Chapel at 12:00 noon.  Interment Oakland Cemetery.  In memory of Eleanor donations to the Sherwood Park Manor would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.  Messages of condolence may be made online at www.barclayfuneralhome.com

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Massad, George of Leamington

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Massad George Paper copy58 years, passed away on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Husband of Irma. Loving father of Musa Naim Massad. Dear brother of Joe and Mona Massad, and Tony Massad. Dear uncle of Ryan and Marisol, Lisa and Kevin Toupin and their families. George will be missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins and relatives. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Sunday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street, Leamington on Monday, July 21, 2014 at 10a.m. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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MILLER: Betty of LaSalle

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MILLER, Betty Marveline – Age 85 of LaSalle, formerly of Corunna and RR#1 Mooretown, passed away suddenly on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Windsor Regional Hospital – Ouellette Campus. Beloved wife of the late Johnny Courtney Miller (2006). Survived by her step-mother Elsie MacDonald. Loving mother of Dr. Barry (Sue) Miller of British Columbia, Robert (Carol) Miller of Corunna and Kevin (Dale) Miller of Tecumseh. Cherished grandmother of Jamin (Amber), Taylor (Brynn), Meaghan (Matt), Kyle (Melissa), Jessica and Nicole. Great-grandmother to Kingston and Sophia with a special place in her heart for Kellie and Mati. Loving sister to the late Bill MacDonald and sister-in-law Dolly, brother and sister- in-laws Bill and Lois Miller, Gloria and the late Joe McLaughlin and June and the late Ivan Fowler. Betty was a special aunt to many nieces and nephews. A special thank you to the staff of Oak Park, LaSalle.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden on Sunday, July 20, 2014 from 1:00 to 4:00pm.
Funeral service will be held on Monday, July 21, 2014 at 11:00am from the 6th Line United Church. Rev. Jill Rogers officiating. Interment to follow at Bear Creek Cemetery.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the 6th Line United Church.
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VINK, Jan Willem of Norwood in his 80th year

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Passed away at The Campbellford Memorial Hospital on Thursday July 17, 2014. Jan Vink of Norwood in his 80th year, beloved husband of 50 years to Berendina Jantina “Dinie” (nee Keen). Dad will always be loved and remembered by Linda Tough (Andy) of South Dummer, and John Vink (Josie Biron) of Norwood. Loved by his grandchildren David Fuller and Amy Vink. Also remembered by his sisters Truus Heusinkveld (late John) and Annie de Deugd (Arie) and brothers George Vink (late Evelyn) and Hans Vink (Cathy). Predeceased by his daughter Deborah Elaine Vink. Relatives and friends are invited to call at THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, NORWOOD CHAPEL on Sunday July 20, 2014 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM. A memorial service to celebrate Jan’s life will be held at Living Hope Christian Reformed Church on Monday July 21, 2014 at 1:00 PM with a reception to follow in the Church Hall. Pastor Shawn Brix officiating. As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may send condolences to Jan’s family by visiting www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by calling 705-639-5322.

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RUSK, Donald Earl

Rusk, Donald webRUSK, Donald Earl “Rusty” – Peacefully, on July 16, 2014, Rusty hung up his tool pouch for the last time to join his family in heaven who have gone before him.  Beloved husband of the late Barbara (nee Thistlethwaite, 2006).  Rusty will be greatly missed by family left behind, dear friend Gloria Derhodge and all who knew him.  Family will receive friends at the MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME, 5917 Main Street, on Sunday July 20th from 6-9p.m.  Funeral Service will be held on Monday morning at 11a.m. at Our Saviour Lutheran Church (7081 McLeod Rd).  Interment will follow at Lundy’s Lane Cemetery.  The family wishes to thank the staff at Bella Senior Residence, for their genuine loving care given to Pops and our family over the past few months.  As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to Our Saviour Lutheran Church or to a charity of choice.

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HAGGITH: Justin M. of London and formerly of Alberta

Posted by on July 17, 2014

Justin HaggithIn London, on July 14, 2014, Justin Mark Haggith died at the age of 26. Loving son to Pat Marvin (nee Lozon) of Chatham and Mark Haggith (pre-deceased in 2010). Justin will forever be remembered by his Brothers and Sisters, Don (Lori) Marvin of Florence, Christina Marvin of Strathroy, Joshua Haggith of Edmonton, Courtney Haggith (Tom Christensen) of Edmonton, Joe Haggith of Leduc and Carlee Haggith of Glencoe. He was a special Uncle to Robby, Grady, Kendra, Kayleigh and Adelynn. Justin will be dearly missed by his Grandma Shirley and Grandpa Robert Pulleyblank. He is pre-deceased by his Grandparents Frank Haggith and Leon & Theresa Lozon. His Aunts and Uncles Kevin (Nancy), Trevor (Kristen), Lisa (Jeff) Jeannette, Florence (Leo) and Dianna will miss him very much, as will his several cousins, extended family and friends. Cremation has taken place. A graveside service and interment will be held on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 11:00am at Oakland Cemetery, 3444 Longwods Road, Glencoe. Memorial donations may be made to St. Clair Child & Youth Services or the charity of your choice through Van Heck Funeral Home, Glencoe. www.vanheckfuneralhome.ca

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ROESCH, Clifford of Cobourg, Ontario

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Roesch Clifford July 16Peacefully on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, in his 95th year. Beloved husband of the late Julia (nee Boyd). Loving father of Joanne (Ron) Bailey, John (Jan) Roesch and the late Jim Roesch. Father-in-law of Marg Roesch (Brian Coughlin). Cherished grandfather of Erika, Scott, Steven, Sarah and Michael. Dear great grandfather of Liam and Logan. Cliff will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 10 am at St. Mary of the People, 570 Marion Ave., Oshawa. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Donations to Northumberland Hills Hospital Restorative Care Unit would be appreciated by the family. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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DONAIS, Donna (Beselaere) of Tilbury

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87 years, of Tilbury, passed away at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Wednesday, July 16, 2014.  Beloved wife of the late Paul Donais (1993).  Loving mother of Susan (Donald) Huff, Rochella (James) Hamlin, Joseph (Lorie) Donais, Paula (Dan) Carson and the late Suzanne Donais.  Dearly missed by 14 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, and 1 great great granddaughter.  Dear sister of the late Doug Beselaere, Ken (Carol) Beselaere, June Kappler, Joy Minor, Patrick (Jan) Beselaere.   Dear aunt of many nieces and nephews.  Following cremation, a Memorial Mass will be held at St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury on Monday, July 21, 2014 at 1:00 p.m.  Interment service will follow at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery.  Memorial donations to Alzheimer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

 

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BAKER, James Stanley of Cobourg, Ontario

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BakerJames July16Passed away at his home surrounded by family on Wednesday July 16, 2014 at the age of 82. Beloved husband of Mary (nee Bowles). Loving father of Jacqueline Morrow (Allan) and James Baker and step-father of Glenn Pelletier and Catherine Fileccia (Domenic). Proud grandfather of Andrew, Candice, Andre, Chantelle, Francine, Martina, Matthias, Lucy and Ellen. Great grandfather of Grace, Andre, Tain and Roselyn. Predeceased by his sisters Alberta, Barbara and Elza. A funeral service will take place at MacCoubrey Funeral Home 30 King St. E., Cobourg on Saturday July 26, 2014 at 1pm with visitation from 11 am until service time. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the A.L.S. Society (Lou Gehrig’s disease). The family would like to thank the nursing staff at Northumberland Hills Hospital and a special thank you to the 2 angels that were delivered to them, Tanya from V.O.N. and Dr. David Moorsom. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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TURTON, James “Jim” of Harrow

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TURTON, James “Jim”

jim photostar48 years. July 17, 2014, peacefully at home surrounded by love. Loving husband of Sheri Houle. Loving dad of Tyler Turton. Son of Robin Turton and the late John (2008), Omer and Jane Houle. Dear brother of Craig and Denise Turton and Scott Turton. Dear brother-in-law of Paula Houle. Also remembered by many extended family and friends. Memorial visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow on Saturday July 19, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service to celebrate Jim’s life at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Hospice Windsor-Essex. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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BOYD: Lewis

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On Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at North Lambton Lodge, Forest, Lewis Boyd passed away at the age of 95. Beloved husband of Muriel (nee Tidball) and the late Joan (Lewis). Loving father of Maxine (Delmar) Miller, Lynn Jackson, and Dale (Wilma) Boyd and step-father of Kim, George and Brad. Cherished grandfather of 11 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by sisters Josephine and Olive, and brother William. At Lewis’ request, cremation has taken place and a private family graveside service will be held. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Alzheimer Society or Canadian Cancer Society (cheques only at the funeral home please). smithfuneralhome.ca

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MASAROON: Martha

Posted by on July 17, 2014

Peacefully at Sumac Lodge on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, Martha Masaroon passed away at the age of 97. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service to celebrate Martha’s life will be held at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Saturday, July 26, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the charity of your choice. smithfuneralhome.ca

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JONGERIUS: Christiaan

Posted by on July 17, 2014

Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, Christiaan Jongerius passed away at the age of 88. Born and raised in Utrecht, predeceased by his loving wife Julia, his two sisters Rie and Thea, and his brother Chiel. Oom Chris will be fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. Greatly missed by his brothers and sisters-in-law. Predeceased by his parents Chiel and Anna Jongerius (Vermeulen). Chris loved golfing at Huron Oaks and St. Clair Parkway. A special thank you to Dr. Campbell, Dr. Ramirez, Dr. Maddison, Dr. Crombeen, the nurses and staff at Bluewater Health Palliative Care and St. Joseph’s Hospice. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 18, 2014, at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, 390 N. Christina St., Sarnia. Interment to follow in Resurrection Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Bluewater Health Palliative Care or St. Joseph’s Hospice. Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. smithfuneralhome.ca

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SMITH: Cynthia May

Posted by on July 17, 2014

Smith obituary picturePeacefully at Vision Nursing Home as she slept, the family of Cynthia May Smith wishes to announce her passing on Monday, July 14, 2014, at the age of 91. Beloved wife of the late Bryan Joseph Smith (1973) of Sarnia. Loving mother of Geoffrey Smith of Sarnia. Survived by sister Muriel Davies of England and brother Chuck (Pat) Morris of Ajax. Loving aunt to Susan Nakamura and her family of Pickering, Ontario. Born on April 26, 1923, into what would be a family of 13. Cynthia survived two home bombings in WWII. She immigrated to Canada with her husband Bryan in 1953, settling with friends and family in Sarnia and adopting Canada as their life home. Cynthia will be remembered for her spirit and independence which empowered her life direction and survival skills during her 91 years on earth. Cremation has taken place. There will be no formal visitation. The family will attend a private dedication ceremony at a future time. Arrangements have been entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia (smithfuneralhome.ca). The family wishes to thank the 3rd Floor caregivers at Vision Nursing Home for their care and support, as well as Dr. Muhunthan for his talents and skill that provided Cynthia with comfort in her final days of life. In lieu of flowers or condolences, sympathy may be expressed simply by initiating a positive gesture to those less fortunate in her memory. She would enjoy that far more than any material or financial contribution.

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SHAW: Donald Charlton

Posted by on July 17, 2014

SHAW- Picture CroppedPassed away peacefully at his home Sunday, July 13, 2014, as was his wish. Born August 31, 1921 to Gladys and Charlie Shaw. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Islay Shaw(Smith) and children Anne Bunda (Chas) and Bob Shaw (Karlene). Also survived by grandchildren Geoff (Erin), Paul (Amy), Heather (Chris), Stephen (Courtney) and Tim (Lauren) as well as great grandchildren Jayla, Dylan, Adam, Ryder and Clarkson.He was predeceased by a sister Margaret Aherne. Don was an avid farmer on Baseline Road in Tupperville before settling on a farm on London Road. He retired from Ethyl in 1976 and Petrosar in 1980 when the farm was sold and they moved to Sarnia. He was a very devoted husband and father who talked fondly of Tupperville, loved swimming in the Sydenham River and walking to Wallaceburg to the dances. He loved swimming, boating and riding his bicycle. He was a kind man with a quick wit and sense of humour and would drive anywhere and everywhere anytime. Family and friends will be received on Sunday, July 20, 2014, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia.  A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, July 21, 2014, at Smith Funeral Home. Interment to follow in Resurrection Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Canadian Cancer Society, St. Joseph’s Hospice, Canadian Diabetes Association or London Road West Memorial Fund (cheques only at the funeral home please). smithfuneralhome.ca

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McDow, Phyllis Miriam (nee Thurston) – After a valiant fight with congestive heart failure, Phyllis passed away on July 16, 2014 at the Greater Niagara General Hospital, just a month short of her 91st birthday. Loving mother of Clark, Alan, the late Janet, Heather, Keith and Grant. Phyllis has one surviving brother, Norman Thurston, and is predeceased by three sisters and four brothers. Phyllis is survived by ten grandchildren and six great grandchildren. The family would like to thank the staff of GNGH, and her caregivers for their care and compassion over the past five years and a special thanks to Dr. Dargavel. Family will receive friends at MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME 5917 Main Street, on Saturday July 19th from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. followed by a service in the chapel. A private interment will be held at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the GNGH Foundation.

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GENEREAUX: Joseph “Clifford” of Peterborough

Posted by on July 17, 2014

GENEREAUX, J. Clifford, “Cliff” – Retired from Massey-Ferguson after over 30 years hard work. Retired School Bus driver in Brantford. Peacefully, at home, with his family at his side, on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in his 83rd year. Clifford, childhood sweetheart and beloved husband of Dora (nee Purdie) for 65 years. Loving father of Ron (Gill), John, Cathy Downs (John), Lori Curtis (Gary) and Tricia Ellen. Dear grandfather of Lindsay, James, John, Brad and Cliff Genereaux, Cheryl Galbraith, Scott, Mike and Megan Downs, Tara Genereaux, Ryan and Robbie Curtis, Price and Casey Gibbs and Delaney Genereaux-Gamble. Proud great-grandfather of Jade, Desiree, Vanessa, Aidan, Evan, Faith, Emilie, Chase, Carter, Abigail, Isabella, Olivia and Brayden. A Celebration of Life will be held at Dora and Cliff’s home, Saturday, August 2, at 1:00 pm. Details will be available on the Community Alternative website. If desired, directions to the service, condolences to the family or donations to a charity of your choice, may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling 705-742-1875.

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WAGNER; Ken of Petrolia

Posted by on July 17, 2014

Wagner; KenDied with his sons by his side at C.E.E. Hospital of Bluewater Health, Petrolia, on Thursday, July 17, 2014. KEN WAGNER, of Petrolia, was in his 86th year. He was the son of the late David and Agnes Wagner, and was the loved husband of the late Dorothy (nee Anderson) (2009). Loving father of Ed and Julie Wagner of Alvinston, Don (the late Sue) Wagner and Laurie of Napanee, Ron and Cathy Wagner of Reeces Corners, and the late Ruth Johnston-Wagner (1999). Loving grandfather to Angela Wagner, Jason and Shannon Wagner, Marcia and Chris DiFazio, Cindy and Ryan Huyck, Rochelle and Chris Clarke, and Michelle and Jay Claxton. Dear great grandfather of Derek, Matthew, Alexa, Gavin, Aidan, Sarah, Shayla, Lauryn, Asheley, Tyler, Jordan, Jocelyn, and Janessa. Ken is survived by his sisters, Shirley Woodburn, Mary McCallum, and Faye (Ralph) Stevens, and his sister-in-law Audrey Wagner, and he was predeceased by four brothers and two sisters. Visitors will be received on Monday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia, where a memorial service will be held on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Rev. Dr. Robert M. Gibson officiating. Interment will follow in Oil Springs Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the C.E.E. Hospital Foundation. Memories and condolences may be sent on line at www.needhamjay.com.

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MACMULLIN: Francis “Frank” of Peterborough formerly of Cape Breton NS and Toronto

Posted by on July 17, 2014

MacMULLIN, Francis “Frank” (member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 239 Bobcaygeon) – At his residence on Thursday, July 10, 2014. Frank MacMullin of Peterborough, formerly of Cape Breton, N.S. and Toronto, in his 81st year. Lovingly remembered by his wife of 58 years Frances (McPhee) MacMullin; son Paul Michael and his partner Gail Mathews of Windsor, Ontario. Memorial prayers will be held at the ASHBURNHAM FUNERAL HOME, 840 Armour Road, on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. followed by a reception in the Legacy Room. Inurnment at Lakefield Cemetery at a later date. If desired, condolences to the family, directions to the service or donations to the Peterborough Regional Health Centre Foundation – Palliative Care Unit or to the V.O.N. may be made at www.AshburnhamFuneral.ca or by calling 705-740-0444.

 

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BELLAIRE, Robert J.

Posted by on July 17, 2014

Suddenly on July 15, 2014 at the age of 70. Loving husband of Sharon for 49 years. Proud father of David Robert and wife Tracy, Jason Scott and wife Amy (Lo Faso). Cherished Pépé of Brock, Sofia, Ava, Alessia and Leila. Bob will be sadly missed by his twin brother Brian and wife Barb, his brothers-in-law Cavell (Alice) and Dwight (Pat). Bob will be warmly remembered by his nieces and nephews. Bob will be fondly remembered as a devoted teacher at W. D. Lowe Secondary School, where he taught for 34 years. After retirement, Bob dedicated himself to his grand-children, who will miss him dearly. Bob was a 3rd degree member of the Father Nicolas Point Knights of Columbus, Council # 4375. If you so desire, donations to Hospice Residential/Solcz Family Home for Children and Families would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Memorial Visitation Friday 3:00-5:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. with Knights of Columbus prayers at 7:00 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 LAUZON RD. East Windsor (519-969-5841). Funeral Saturday with Words of Rememberance at 10:45 a.m. and Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. Anne’s Church 12233 Tecumseh Road East. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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