FITZPATRICK, Betty (nee Ewing)

Posted by on May 23, 2017

Passed away peacefully on May 11, 2017 at Huron Lodge with family by her side. Daughter of the late Albert and Dorothy Ewing. Loving wife of the late Wilfred Fitzpatrick. Beloved mother of David (Pat) Fitzpatrick, Jane Fitzpatrick, Vincent (Cathy) Fitzpatrick, and Myra Horwath. Loving grandmother of Kyle (Heather), Kelly (Katie), Steve, Aaron, Erik, Christine, Jeff, and Shane. Great-grandmother of Tyler, Peyton, Brodyn, Caiden, Riley, Steve Jr., and Thomas. Sister of the late John (Rita) Ewing. Survived by sister-in-law Margaret Pasceri. Betty will be missed by many nieces and nephews, extended family and friends. Special thanks to the staff of Huron Lodge for their outstanding care. Betty attended Oxford University, and served as a bike messenger in England during World War II. After coming to Canada, she worked as a legal secretary. Betty had a generous spirit, helping everyone she could, including all animals that had a special place in her heart. For those who wish, donations may be made to the Humane Society or the Alzheimer Society. Arrangements entrusted to Families First, 3260 Dougall Ave., South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos, or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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DORION, Gladys

Posted by on May 23, 2017

Passed away in the presence of her loving family on May 12, 2017 at 57 years of age.  Predeceased by her husband Michael Dorion (2008).  Loving and caring mother of Mike and Jenn Ellis.  Devoted grandmother of Nathan and Madi Ellis.  Dear daughter of Bob and the late Jennie Ellis.  Caring sister of 13 siblings and auntie to many many nieces and nephews.  Special thanks to her brother Gerry and sister Wanda for always being there.  If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated.  Visitation Tuesday from 12 noon until time of Service at 1 p.m. at Families First, South Windsor 3260 Dougall Avenue (519-969-5841).  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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McCarthy, Theresa (nee O’Hara)

Posted by on May 23, 2017

The family of Theresa are deeply saddened by the loss of their precious mother, grandmother and great-grandmother on May 12, 2017.

Beloved wife of Patrick for 62 years.  Loving mom of Kim (2009) and Alan Merritt of Kingsville, Mark and Connie McCarthy of Sarnia.  Dearest daughter of  the late Wilford and Rose (Burns) O’Hara.  Cherished Grandma of Sean Merritt and his wife Heather MacPherson , Brooke and Steve Simon of Kingsville, Mason, Justin and Kelsey McCarthy of Sarina.

Dear sister of the late Margaret and her late husband Gerald Strong.  Dear sister-in-law of the late Helen and her late husband Clifford McGuire, the late Edward McCarthy and his late wife Eleanor, the late Doris and her late husband Joseph McKrow, the late Ann and her late husband Hugh Allen, the late Warren McCarthy who is survived by his wife Marguerite, the late Margaret wife of Norman Buller, the late Doran McCarthy and survived by his wife Helen. Theresa is also survived by several nieces and nephews.  Theresa retired as secretary from the Windsor Separate School Board in 1992.

If you so desire donations to Canadian Mental Health Association or the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated.

A private family service will be held. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Kerr, Gordon Graham

Posted by on May 23, 2017

Went to be with his Lord and Savior on May 12, 2017 at 88 years of age. Reunited with his parents Adam and Mary Kerr. Beloved brother of Janet (the late George) Adlam, Mary (the late Ray) Gaul, the late Margaret (the late Doug) Shields, the late Adam (Shirley) Kerr, Dorothy (the late Don) Brouyette, the late Donald (Donna) Kerr, Ronald (the late Dinah) Kerr, and Elaine (the late Bill) Coleman. Gord will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and dear friends. He worked at Windsor Utilities for many years. If you so desire, donations to the Charity of your Choice would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Monday 3-5p.m and 7-9p.m. Funeral Service Tuesday at 10:00a.m at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Procession to Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Durante, Giovanni “John”

Posted by on May 23, 2017

Passed away peacefully on Saturday May 13, 2017 at 70 years of age, after spending more than a year at Dr. Y. Emara Complex Care.  Loving husband of 40 years to “Linda” Clorinda Figliuzzi.  Predeceased by his parents Antonio and Filomena Durante.  Son-in-law of late Bonaventura and Saverina Figliuzzi.  Loving brother of Saverio (Rosemary) and the late Maria 2001, Giuseppe (Iola), Mario (Pille), Rose and Anna of Toronto.  Brother-in-law of Vittoria and Rick Ward,  Teresa and Luigi Cutraro.  Dear ZIO to Mena, Cathy, Tony, Adriano & Elisa Durante,  Mario, Luca, Giuliano Cutraro, and Elisa Ward.  Dearly loved by many aunts, uncles and cousins in Canada and Italy.  John was godfather to many of our nieces and nephews and children of our dear friends. He was a dedicated employee of Ford Motor Co. for 32 years.  We extend our deep gratitude to Dr. Liam, Dr. Aoun, Dr. Sijan and all the wonderful nurses and therapists and to John’s family doctor Dr. Michael Leung who made house visits when John was home.  In his memory, donations to Transition to Betterness would be appreciated with gratitude.  Visitation Tuesday from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m.  Prayers Tuesday 4:30 p.m.  Funeral Wednesday 10 a.m. from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 804 Grand Marais Rd E., for funeral Mass at 11 a.m.  Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Deslippe, Jean (nee Marshall)

Posted by on May 23, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jean on May 14, 2017 at 86 years of age. Nothing could slow her down, not even 4 types of cancer over 19 years. Beloved mother of Dawne & Paul.  Cherished Nana of Jennifer & Anthony and Carolyn & Brandon. Loving great nana of Gabriella (2017).  Survived by her sisters Elsie (Gordon 1998), Shirley (Walter 2015), her brother the late Jackie and by many nieces and nephews. Jean was a dear friend to Mike & Kathy and Nana Jean to Kylen and Webber. She retired as an executive secretary from Chrysler Canada in 1990 after 40 years of service. Jean coached Junior Bowling for 52 years and was recognized in 2015 for 50 years of volunteer service by the Ontario government. Jean will be sadly missed by her best friends Ruth and Carol. A heartfelt thank you to Dr. Caroline Hamm, Dr. David Scarfone, and Crystal, Melissa and all the PSWs from Bayshore who took care of her. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by family. Visitation Tuesday 3-5p.m and 7-9p.m. Funeral Service Wednesday at 11:30am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share Memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

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POOLE, Maurice “Maurie”

Posted by on May 23, 2017

Peacefully, at home, with family by his side on May 17, 2017 at 88 years of age. Beloved husband and best friend of 65 years to Bernice (nee Hull). Loving father of Patricia, Stephen and John. Cherished grandpa of Breanne. Dear brother of Joyce and husband Mel Robertson. Maurie worked for Monroe Systems for business for 40 years and had a passion for gardening. If you so desire, donations to the War Amps would be appreciated by family. Cremation services were held. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Stewart, Kate Celeste

Posted by on May 23, 2017

Passed away peacefully, with her loving family by her side, on May 16, 2017 at the age of 95.  Devoted wife of the late John Stewart (1961).  Survived by her daughter Jacqueline Linda Jacob (Edward) and her son Paul William Stewart (Judy).  Cherished grandmother of John Jacob, Kristen McPherson (Marshall) and step-grandmother of Ben and Matt Fisher.  Great grandmother of Blayke McPherson.  Also survived by her sister Mary Prescott of Toronto, brother-in-law Nelson Stewart (Joan) of Hamilton and many nieces and nephews. Kate will be missed by her adoring cat Babe.  Kate was a long-time resident of South Walkerville (68 years).  She worked at Remington Rand in Hamilton, Department of Veteran’s Affairs in London and retired from J.T. Wing Ltd. Windsor in 1982.  She was an avid fan of the Detroit Tigers and the Red Wings.  Kate was loved by many of her neighbours and was always there to help when asked.  Special thanks to all the doctors and nurses at Windsor Regional Hospital- Metropolitan Campus for their care and compassion.  Additional thanks to Dr. Reema Ray, Dr. R. Seski and Dr. J. Warwaruk for their kind and considerate support.  If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Humane Society, the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation or Windsor Regional Hospital-Metropolitan Campus (Palliative Care) would be appreciated by the family.  Cremation has taken place.  Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Friends and family are invited to remember Kate and share memories on June 3, 2017, between 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. at 2405 Lincoln Road, Windsor.  Interment will take place at White Chapel Cemetery in Ancaster, Ontario at a later date.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

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Morais, Marcel Joseph

Posted by on May 23, 2017

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loved ones on May 19, 2017 at 87 years of age. Husband of Rita (nee Marchand). Loving father of Reginald Morais. Dear son of the late Azilda and Medric Morais of St. Isidore NB. Dear brother of Philomene (Eurcher) Losier of Tracadie NB and Azilda Morais (Fred Hacket) of Bathurst NB and Aurele Morais of PEI and the late Anita (Alfred), Gerarda Watters, Edgar (Helena), Romeo, Gerard (Baselisse), Alcide and Mederic. Also survived by many nieces and nephews in Windsor and NB. Marcel enjoyed drawing in pencil and ink medium. He was a dedicated employee with Canada Post for 33 years. Special thanks to all staff at the Villages of St. Clair especially the village of Harrow. “You gave Marcel exceptional care” If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor or the Charities of Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary or the Charity of Choice would be appreciated by the family. No Visitation at the Funeral Home. On Wednesday family and friends are invited to gather after 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (834 Raymo and Wyandotte St.) for visitation followed by Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. Arrangements entrusted to FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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HEBERT, Leon Joseph “Bill”

Posted by on May 23, 2017

76 years of age passed away on May 18, 2017 at Hospice Windsor.  Loving husband of over 53 years to Elizabeth “Betty”.  Brother to Marie & husband Dan Hebert, Madonna & the late Pat Mallen, the late Betty & Ernest Reaume, the late Vincent & Elaine Ouellette, the late Adrienne & George Kelly.  Brother-in-law to the late Daniel Porter & wife Jacqueline, the late Janie & John LeBlanc, late Lorna & Gaston Pitre, Dorthy Porter & Wayne Namtu, Thalda & Fred Gallant.  Godfather to Kristie Pitre, Charlene Porter and James Egan.  Uncle to many nieces & nephews.  Special thanks to cousin Gloria LaBranche.  In Lieu of flowers, donations to the Hospice of Windsor Essex would be appreciated.  Bill retired from Essex Golf & Country Club.  He was a kind and generous man who had a soft heart for anyone in need and he will be missed by many.  Cremation has taken place.  Memorial Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. with funeral prayers at 8:30 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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BIGELOW, Jennifer Lee

Posted by on May 23, 2017

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Jennifer on May 20, 2017 at the age of 51.  Loving daughter of Dianne Dodds Bigelow, Vern & wife Cindy Bigelow.  Cherished sister of Mark and beloved aunt to Luke.  She will be sadly missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins.  Jennifer was a very accomplished Equestrian Horse Rider, active at Heritage Park Alliance Church, and enjoyed time with her co-workers and friends.  In lieu of flowers, the family request a donation to the Humane Society or a charity of your choice.  Visitation will take place on Wednesday at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 from 3:00 – 5:00 pm and 7:00 p.m. until the time of Funeral Service at 8:00 p.m.  Cremation will follow.  Interment of Cremated Remains will take place on Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.familiesfirst.ca

 

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Desjarlais, Larry

Posted by on May 23, 2017

Peacefully with his family by his side on May 20, 2017 at 87 years of age. Beloved husband of the late Yvonne (2005). Loving father of Paul & wife Barb and Jean-Marc & wife Valerie. Cherished grandpa of Greg & Janice, Jackie & Chad, Matthew, Justin, and Jason. Treasured great-grandfather of Joshua, Sierra, Evan, Brennan, Mayce. Special companion of Dorothy. If you so desire, donations to the Alzheimer’s Association would be appreciated by the family.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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EVANS, James Ernest “Jim”

Posted by on May 23, 2017

Peacefully, with family by his side on May 20, 2017 at 70 years of age. Beloved husband and loving best friend of Ann Koelln. Cherished father of James and Michael (Deanna) and dear step-father of Shannon, Samantha (Brent), and Greg (Kristie). Treasured grandpa of Dylan, Brynley, Isabelle and Avery. Adored son of the late James Edwin Arthur Evans (1988) and Janet Watson Evans nee Thompson (2009). Dearest brother of the late Nanci Evans (2011). Jim was a proud employee of the Windsor Police Services, retiring as a Staff Sergeant after many years of dedicated service. If you so desire, donations to Prostate Cancer Canada or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Wednesday 6-9pm. Funeral Service Thursday 10am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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BECHARD, Jane Mary “Irish” (nee McFarland)

Posted by on May 23, 2017

“The Queen Bee Has Left The Hive”

On May 21st 2017 I lost my wife of 62 years and sweetheart of 64 years.  Jane “Irish” Bechard is at peace after a 22 year battle with cancer and is reunited with her late mother Georgina “Dolly” (2009) and late father Vincent (1953) and sister Grace (1956).   Jane passed away at her home in Tecumseh, surrounded by her loving husband Leo and family.  Loving mother of Anne Dame (Marty), Grace Mullins (Jim), Leo Bechard, Karen Dickson (Paul).  Proud grandmother of Christopher, Brian, and Emily Dame, Krista Mullins, Melissa Grubb (John), Justin Mullins, Tom Bechard (Julie), Michael Bechard (Jenni), Cassandra Bechard, Kara Bechard, Amy Larsen (Adam), Jason Beutler (Lacie), Calie Dickson (Jake), Cory Dickson, and 15 great grandchildren.

Daughter in law of the late Amedee and Marie Bechard.  Sister in law of late Orval and Marguerite Bechard, late Raymond and Marjorie Bechard, Rita and late Donald Argent, late Loretta Schatz, late Donald and Pauline Bechard, Hector and late Gail Bechard, late Clifford Bechard and surviving wife Lisa and his late wives Sylvina Bechard and Dorothy Bechard, late Oscar and Patricia Bechard, late Yvonne and Peter Kennette, Russell and late Florence Bechard, late Gerald and Alice Bechard, Stan and Lucy Bechard, late Dalleen Bechard.

Jane’s greatest passion was her family, which was always first and foremost in her thoughts and actions.  She enjoyed going to Fort Myers every Winter.  She loved boating, golfing and visits to the Casino.  Jane was a long time employee of K-Mart retiring as a personnel manager and was recognized as the voice of K-Mart.  If you so desire, donations made to the Windsor-Essex Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

Visiting Wednesday from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm.  Funeral Service Thursday 10 am at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Procession to Heavenly Rest.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

 

 

 

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Langlois, Edward “Ed”

Posted by on May 23, 2017

Passed away peacefully on May 22, 2017 at 87 years of age. Reunited with his beloved wife Rena (2012). Cherished father of the late Doug Beaune, the late Donna Jean, the late Peter Beaune, the late Connie Beaune, the late Joe (Virginia) Beaune, Brian (Judy) Beaune, Eddie (Cecile) Beaune, Ted (Cathy) Beaune, Debbie (Chris) Perry, Mike (Karen) Langlois, Steve (Marie) Langlois, Ken (Jen) Langlois, Kevin (the late Ruth) Langlois and Shelley (Romeo) Lago. Ed will be sadly missed by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, his extended family and dear friends. If you desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Thursday 3-5p.m and 7-9p.m. Funeral Service Friday at 10:00a.m at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Procession to Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Bain, Barbara (nee Linton)

Posted by on May 23, 2017

Peacefully, on May 23, 2017 at 76 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Harold Bain (2009).  Cherished mother of Kathryn & Brian Dixon and Douglas & Ana Bain.  Treasured grandmother of Sophia, Olivia and Nicole Dixon, and Nicholas and Isabella Bain.  Predeceased by siblings Betty (Bill) Partridge, Gwen (Don) Latter, and Murray.  Survived by many nieces and nephews. Barbara was a former teacher with the Windsor Board of Education and was also an employee of Sears. A private family service will be held. Arrangements entrusted to Families First South Windsor 3260 Dougall Ave. (519-969-5841).  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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WELLS, Barbara (nee Veith)

Posted by on May 22, 2017


Passed away comfortably, surrounded by family, on May 15, 2017 at the age of 70. Beloved wife of Victor Wells. Loving mother of Patricia Wells & husband Kyle Boden and Catherine Wells & husband Anthony Gomez. Proud grandmother of Thomas Wells Gomez. Dear sister of Regina Caldwell (Veith) & late husband Gordon Caldwell (2009). Dear sister-in-law of Carolyn Rees (nee Wells). Aunt of Alan Caldwell, Laura Fisher-Caldwell, Fiona Caldwell-King, Jason Rees and their families. Loving daughter of Irene Veith and Henry Veith (1982). Loving daughter-in-law to Rhoda F. Wells (1989) and Clarence L. Wells (2004). She will be missed. According to Barb’s wishes, a private family service has taken place with interment at Victoria Memorial Gardens. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL (South Chapel) 3048 Dougall Ave. 519-253-7234. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Barbara are asked to consider the Canadian Cancer Society or Girl Guides of Canada-Camp Bryerswood. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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Di Menna, Domenico

Posted by on May 22, 2017

Passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 13, 2017 with his family by his side at the age of 78 years.
Domenico was the youngest son of the late Michele & Filomena Di Menna. Loving brother to Giocondino (Adorina) of Argentina, Candelora (the late Antonio) of Italy, Giovanni (Anita) of Windsor, Canada and the late Maria Di Menna (1944) of Italy. Loving uncle to Beatriz (Alberto), Irma (the late Verginio), Raffaela (Giuseppe), Patrizia (Andrej), Paola (Giuseppe) and many great-nieces and nephews.
Immigrated to Canada in 1967 and established his life here in Windsor. Domenico held many positions in both Europe and Canada. Ha frequentato il secondo anno Liceo Scientifico Statale – Agnone Italia.
The family would like to extend out a special thank you to the staff at WRH – Ouellette Campus for their exemplary care and compassion.
Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (South Chapel) 3048 Dougall 519.253.7234 on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 3-5 & 7-9pm. Parish Prayers at 4:30pm. A Funeral Service will be held at 8:45am Wednesday, May 17 from the funeral home then to St. Angela Merici for Funeral Mass at 9:30am. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.
In kindness, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Online condolences and cherished memories may be left at www.windsorchapel.com

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Davies, Thomas

Posted by on May 22, 2017

In loving memory of THOMAS WILLIAM DAVIES
May 29, 1928 – May 20, 2017
Thomas passed away quietly with his loving family at his side at the age of 88 years. Loving husband of Pauline Davies (Quinn), married for 39 years. Beloved father of Bill and the late Richard Davies. Cherished grandfather of Thomas, Colin, Sara and Jessie. Great-grandfather of Chelsie, Delilah and Cody. Thomas is survived by sisters Elsie Drapper and (late) husband Jack, Betty Reynolds and husband Norman, Evelyn Daley, and Irene Porter. Thomas will be greatly missed by many nieces, nephews, family members and friends from the UK, Australia, Canada and the USA. Thomas was an avid fan of the Liverpool Soccer team in England. Special thanks to Angela and the staff of the C.C.A.C for all their help. Cremation has taken place. Memorial Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Central Chapel), 1700 Tecumseh Road East, 519-253-7234 on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 from 3 to 6 pm. Memorial donations may be made in Thomas’s memory to Community Care Access Centre (C.C.A.C.). Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Mouratides, Stefanie

Posted by on May 22, 2017

Has gone to join her beloved Anastasios (2016) on May 19, 2017 at the age of 93. She was a long-time member of St. Paul the Apostle Orthodox Church. Funeral Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd E. 519-253-7234. Family and Friends are asked to gather at St. Vladimir’s Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral (2000 Tecumseh Rd E) on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 for the Funeral Service at 11:00am. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. The Very Rev Father Roman Kocur and the Very Rev. Father Richard Hawrish officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Vladimir’s Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made at www.windsorchapel.com

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Zolna, Mary

Posted by on May 22, 2017

(nee Wojtowich)
Born on August 12, 1923 in the village of Ostriw in Western Ukraine. Passed peacefully on May 19, 2017 at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late William Zolna (2006). Loving mother of Helene (Halia) & Bohdan Senchuk, Alicia (Lesia) & Fred Petruk and her late son Ronald Zolna (2009). Proud Baba of Peter & Emily Senchuk, Katherine & Chris Freeman, Andrew & Katharine Petruk, Larissa Petruk & Dave Prisco, Andrea Zolna and Nadia Zolna. Great Baba to Natalie and Sophia Freeman, Nikolas Senchuk, Ryan and Damian Petruk. Dear sister of Walter Woytowich (Sue) and aunt to Cindy, Shelley and Melissa. Mary worked in the University of Windsor Leddy Library Accounting Dept. for 22yrs and was actively involved in the Windsor Ukrainian Community. She was a founding member of the Ukrainian (Windsor) Credit Union in 1946 and was on the Board of Directors as well as the treasurer. Mary was also an active member of OYK (Ukrainian Women’s Organization) and was the treasurer for 25 yrs. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E 519-253-7234 on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 3-5 and 7-9pm with Panakhyda at 7:30pm. Family and Friends are asked to gather directly at Sts. Vladimir and Olga Ukrainian Catholic Church (601 Lake Trail Dr.) on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 from 9am until the time of Funeral Mass at 10am. Interment at Heavenly Rest Cemetery to follow. Special thanks to the staff at Riverside Place (Peche) for their dedication and special care of Mary, especially Nataliya who looked after Mary like her own mother. If you so desire, donations in Mary’s memory made to the Ukrainian National Federation of Windsor or to Sts. Vladimir and Olga Ukrainian Catholic Church would be appreciated. Condolences may be left at www.windsorchapel.com.
Vichnaya Pamyat!

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Hyatt, Emily Mae

Posted by on May 22, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great grandmother on May 17, 2017 at the age of 93. Reunited with late husband, Archie (March 1990). Loving mother to Ronald Ellis and wife Lynda of Tillsonburg. Dearest grandmother to Darrin Ellis and wife Donna, Chris Ellis and wife Amanda. Adored great-grandmother to Matthew (Kayla), Mandy (T.J.) and great-great grandmother to Alice and Sophia. The family wishes to thank the staff at Extendicare Southwood Lakes for the care shown to Mae while she resided there. Visiting at the WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East 519-253-7234 on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. until time of Service in the Chapel at 11:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Lampman, Kathleen Louise

Posted by on May 22, 2017

On May 15, 2017 we said goodbye to our dear Mother, Grandmother, Soulmate, Sister and Friend. Kathleen will never be forgotten by her soulmate John and her two daughters Brenda and Micheal Reese, Rebecca and Jay Morris, and son-in-law Paul. Nana was the best person ever to her precious grandbabies Rayshawn, Brionna, Kai-Lynn and Aydon. Dear sister of the late Danny Fountain (1976), Nancy Mousseau and her children Julie, Michelle and Laura. Come celebrate Kathleen’s beautiful journey called life with her family on Friday, May 19, 2017 at St. Vincent de Paul Church (Corner of Balfour and Empress) for her Funeral Mass at 10am. Burial to follow at Victoria Memorial Gardens. If you so desire, donations to assist Kathleen’s family would be appreciated.
“Love you much, Burning bush around you”

Our Father, which art in heaven,
Hallowed be thy Name.
Thy Kingdom come.
Thy will be done in earth,
As it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread.

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CASTONGUAY, John Randy

Posted by on May 22, 2017


Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on May 12,2017 at the age of 59 years. Loving father to Robert (Danielle) and daughter Jessica. Cherished grandfather to Holly and Mason. Dear son of Elmer and Eileen (2016). Dear brother of Dan (2013) Deb, Dave and Cathey. Memorial Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Road East 519-253-7234 on Wed. May 17,2017 from 7-9pm. In kindness memorial donations in memory of John may be made to Ronald McDonald House. Online condolences and your cherished memories may be left for the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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LAFLEUR, Jacques “Jack Sr.”

Posted by on May 22, 2017


Passed away peacefully at the age of 71yrs.
Jack has been reunited with his loving late wife, Yvonne (2015).
Cherished father of Jack and wife Maria Lafleur of Ottawa, Jean and wife Jodie Lafleur of Oakville, Léah and husband Daniel Pitre of Windsor and the late Pierre Lafleur. Dear Pépé of Luc, Justin and Eric-Pierre Pitre. Dearest brother to Raymond and wife Sandra Lafleur, Colette and husband Gilles Comtois, Rene and wife Diane Lafleur, and Lise and husband Larry Lamar. Jack Sr. will also be missed by many nieces, nephews and other extended family members. The family would like to extend a very special thank you to the staff at Country Village Health Care Centre for their care and compassion.
Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E on Sunday, May 14, 2017 from 3-5 & 7-9pm. Parish Prayers Sunday 7:30pm. Visitation will continue at Most Precious Blood Church (1947 Meldrum) on Monday, May 15, 2017 from 10:30am until time of Funeral Mass at 11:00a.m. Cremation to follow. In memory of Jacques, donations may be made to Canadian Diabetes Association. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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