GIBBS, Donald Girard

Posted by on April 30, 2013

web_Gibbs_DonaldCherished son of Yvonne (Masse) and the late Donald Martin Gibbs (1996). Beloved father of Steven (Tanya), Dale, Marty, Andrew and Katelin. Dear grandpa of Damon. Dearest brother of Ken (Sheila), the late Jim (1990), George (Marilyn), Margaret, Tom (Janet), the late Helen (1959), Mary (Brett), Bill (Debby) and Michael (Faith). Dear grandson of the late Napolean & Irene Masse and the late Martin & Clara Gibbs. Don will be greatly missed by Dona Ouellette, many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and friends. Cremation services were held. Arrangements entrusted to FAMILIES FIRST 1065 LAUZON RD. East Windsor (519-969-5841). Interment Wednesday 11am at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories or photos online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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CALLAWAY, Charles (Charlie)

Posted by on April 30, 2013

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Departed peacefully from this life into the arms of his Heavenly Father and his late wife of 54 years, Frances (1999) on Sunday April 28, 2013 at the age of 92. He leaves behind his beloved children JoAnne of Windsor, Maureen  (Bill) Leavey of Kingston, On., and Brian (Lisa) of Windsor.  Also his favourite grandson Pete (Ashley) Hanly of Edmonton AB., his sisters-in-law Adeline (Jack) Berry, Millie Kolakowski, and brother-in-law Vic (Tessa) Norwin. Charlie will be deeply missed by all his friends and caregivers at Aspen Lake Nursing Home who made the last 2 years happy and memorable for him.  Much thanks to those who helped make his transition comfortable. Memorial visitation Thursday 7pm until time of service at 8pm 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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O’Rourke, Patrick of Chatham

Posted by on April 29, 2013

Passed away peacefully with family at his side on April 28, 2013 at 51 years of age. Beloved husband of Julie (nee Morris) with whom he celebrated 27 years of marriage. Son of the late Jack and Dorothy O’Rourke. Son-in-law of John and Irene Morris. Treasured father of Michael, Mark and John O’Rourke. Dear brother of Rick and wife Cherie, Gary and wife Cheryl. Brother-in-law of Jeff and wife Jacqueline Jackson. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Pat enjoyed playing bass guitar with several local bands over the years, including The Fugitives with his brothers. He worked many years as a custodian at Ursuline College and St. Joseph’s School in Chatham. Cremation has taken place. On Saturday, friends are invited to meet the family after 10 a.m. at St. Ursula’s Parish (205 Tweedsmuir Ave. Chatham) followed by the funeral mass at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance Foundation or the Hotel-Dieu Grace Foundation would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Kennedy Funeral Home (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North Essex, Ontario. You may send your condolences online at www.kennedyfh.com

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LATKOVAC, Rizah of Windsor

Posted by on April 29, 2013

Passed away peacefully on April 25, 2013 Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. Essex, Ontario (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North entrusted with burial and funeral arrangements.

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Taylor: William “Bill”

TAYLOR, William Russell – Suddenly at home on April 28th, 2013, Bill Taylor passed away at the age of 81. Dear father of Lori (Denis) Cadieux, Jim Taylor and Mark Taylor. Grandpa of Tina Irvine and Lindsay James. Great Grandpa of Sydney, Lucas, Carissa, Ethan and Colby. Brother of Donna Philbin and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents (Thomas Norman Taylor and Edith “Florence” Taylor) and one son Steven Taylor. A private family graveside service will be held on Thursday, May 2nd, 2013 at Lakeview Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to the Salvation Army. Arrangements entrusted to D.J.?Robb Funeral Home and Cremation Centre.

 

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Sarnia, ON., N7T 5W9

 

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ARRUDA, Jose Luis, of Harrow

Posted by on April 29, 2013

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August 1, 1933 to April 27, 2013 Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on April 27, 2013. Beloved husband of 53 years to Maria (Pavao). Cherished father of Eduarda (Joe), Durvalina (Joe) Teodoro, Joe Jr. (Debbie), Laurie (Kevin), Cindy (Dan) Martin, Louie (Nicole). Loving grandfather of 11 grandchildren.

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 Loving Vavo of 3 great grandchildren. Predeceased by his parents Antonio and Jesuina Arruda and siblings Antonio, Manuel, Rosa and Maria. Dear brother-in-law of Agostinho (Gloria) Pavao, Manuel (Evelina) Pavao, José (Lucilia) Raposo. Also remembered by many nieces and nephews. Visitation at GERALD A. SMITH FUNERAL HOME 197 King St. W. Harrow on Tuesday April 30, 2013 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers at 7:30 p.m. Family and frie

nds are invited to meet on Wednesday May 1, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua Church 120 Munger St. W. Harrow for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Fr. Rick Janisse officiating. Interment at Colchester Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Lung Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.c
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BERLASTY, Wilfred

Posted by on April 28, 2013

Passed away peacefully at the age of 91 years on April 27, 2013.  Reunited with his beloved late wife Madelyn.  He will be sadly missed.  Loving father of Susie Shpak and husband Bill, Sharon Jones, Bobby and late wife Lucy and predeceased by children Fred, Marie McCallum, Betty Rockwood, and Lloyd.  Cherished grandfather of many grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Also predeceased by sister Marie Labadie and late husband Herman and brothers Henry, Orvil, George, and Raymond.  Survived by many nieces and nephews.  Donations made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Visiting Wednesday from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m.  Funeral service Thursday at 12:30 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 LAUZON RD. East Windsor (519-969-5841).  Interment to follow Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca       

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HARRIS, Ann

Posted by on April 28, 2013

web_Harris_AnniePassed away peacefully at home, at 81 years of age, on April 28, 2013 with her loving family by her side. Loving wife to the late Jack Harris (1967). Dear daughter of the late Mike and Mary Madura. Beloved mother of Jeff (Beth), Kevin, and Jack (June). Dear sister of John Madura (Barb McCann) and Linda Carter. Cherished grandmother of Justyn and Juliana, and great aunt to Alyssa. Ann will be sadly missed by niece Sarah (Dan), nephews, Ryan (Aneta) and Mikey, and dearest friends. Ann had a wonderful sense of humour, was an avid shopper, loved to crochet, danced with her friends and loved spending time with her family. Special thanks to Dr. S. Naylor and Mary-Ann, the Cancer Clinic staff, Hospice and the St. Elizabeth nurses, especially Melanie, for their excellent care and compassion. A private family service and cremation has taken place. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor and Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. 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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DEMERS, Marcel A.

Posted by on April 28, 2013

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88 years of age, passed away on April 27, 2013 surrounded by family at Heron Terrace.  Predeceased by his loving partner Shirley Almond (2011).  Lovingly remembered by his children Darlene Belanger (Mike), Les, Mark and step-children Bonnie Smith (James), Donna Stoddart (Bob), Heather Jeffries (Gregg).  Former spouse of Eva Demers.  Dear Pépé of Chris, Grant (Kayla), Dylan and Grandpa to Lee-ann (Brian), Jason (Vanessa), Joel, Tammy (Paul), David (Brenda), Shawn (Mike), Shelley (Steve).  Son of the late Ludger and Laurentia Demers.  Survived by siblings Roland and Annie Demers, Bernice Donaldson (late Jack 2008), Doreen Ouellette (late Justice Kenneth 2006).  Predeceased by brother Dr. Percy Demers (2002) and wife Patricia (2009), and sister Jeanne Breault (2009) and husband Sam (1996).  Also survived by many nieces, nephews and great-grandchildren.  Marcel was WWII veteran who served with the Essex Scottish Regiment.  He retired from Canada Post with 30+ years of service.  In kindness, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.  Visiting Tuesday from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m.  Windsor Vets Service Tuesday 8 p.m.  Funeral Wednesday 11:30am at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 LAUZON RD. East Windsor (519-969-5841).   Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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LeBLANC-SMALL, Karen Elizabeth of Stoney Point

Posted by on April 28, 2013

SMALL, Karen 2oval47 years of Stoney Point, peacefully at home, on Wednesday, April 24, 2013.  Beloved wife of Jean-Paul Damphousse.  Loving mother of Ben Small and Brad Small.  Cherished grandmother of Xavier and Landon.  Dear niece of Anelda (late Bruce) Higgins, Helena (Keith) Dawson, and Eldon (Gail) Black. Very best friend of Pauline Laporte (Pillon).  Family and friends will be received at VisitationParishChurch, Comber on Monday, April 29, 2013 from noon until time of Funeral Mass at 2:00 p.m.  Cremation to follow.  Memorial donations to charity of choice appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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DUPUIS, Grant, of Tilbury

Posted by on April 28, 2013

DUPUIS, Grant, square65 years, of Tilbury, passed away Friday, April 26, 2013.  First and only love of wife Brenda for  43 years.  Proud father of Allan and Michelle Dupuis, and Susan and Wayne Benoit. Loving grandfather of Madison Dupuis, Matthew Pottier, Neriah and Emerson Benoit. Son of the late Leo and Eileen (MacMillan) Dupuis. Brother of Lee Ann (Murray) Mallett, Arlene (late Gale) Pearce, and Donalda (Nick) Lloyd. Sadley missed by his faithful companion Louie.  Cremation has taken place and memorial visitation will be held at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation or Chatham-Kent O.S.P.C.A. appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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BAIRD, Shirley Cleary (nee ROBERTSON)

Posted by on April 28, 2013

WEB_Baird_ShirleyPeacefully on April 27, 2013 at 81 years of age. Loving wife of 58 years to Robert Baird.  Cherished mother of Penney Peebles, David Baird, Sharon and late husband Roger Dessureault and Colin Baird.  Loving grandma of Lindsey, Ryan, Roger, Tia, Kaitlin, Hollie, Tyler and Dillon and great grandmother to Makaylin, Alex, Brady and Matilda.  Dear sister to James and late wife Teresa Robertson and Tom and late wife Penny Robertson.  Dear sister in law of James and late wife Margaret McArthur, Kay and Bob Giles and Pat and the late Leo Boutet.  Many loving nieces and nephews also survive.  Shirley was a founding member of Glenwood United Church and a dedicated member of the Scottish Society of Windsor.  If you so desire, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation and Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.  Visiting Tuesday 3-5 & 7-9pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Wednesday family and friends are invited to meet at Glenwood United Church (1825 Grand Marais Rd West) after 10:00am followed by Funeral Service at 11:00am. Interment at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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LITTLE, Cindee Dee (nee SHIELDS

Posted by on April 28, 2013

web_Little_CindeeOn April 27, 2013, with her loving family by her side.  Dear wife of Randy Little. Cherished mother of Terry and wife Shaina Muir.  Predeceased by her parents Dora and Marshall Shields and her in laws Marjorie and Francis Little.  Survived by her sisters Lynn Barker and husband Richard, Jo-Anne Danchuk and husband Blaine, and her brother Rick Shields and Linda Thornton and predeceased by her brother John.  Dear sister-in-law of Rodney and Vera Little, Charlene and Dennis Nosella, Rick and Robert Little.  Treasured Nanny of Hunter and Ryder Muir.  Will be sadly missed by several nieces, nephews and cousins.  Special thanks to the doctors and nurses at Windsor Regional Hospital-Metropolitan Campus, ICU Unit for love and compassion.  If you so desire, donations to the M.S. Society would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Monday 7:00-9:00 p.m.  Funeral Service Tuesday, 11:30 a.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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MICHALSKI, Catherine Mary (nee FEKETE)

Posted by on April 28, 2013

WEB_Michalski_CatherinePassed away peacefully on April 28, 2013 at the age of 88 years.  Loving wife to the late Michael (2006).  Cherished mother to Janice and husband Tim Bailey. Proud grandmother to Cassandra, Christopher and Jason. Dear sister to John and wife Anne Fekete, Mary wife to the late Peter Dunselman and the late Theresa and husband Richard Small.  Dearest sister-in-law to Penny Michalski.  Catherine will be missed by her many nieces, nephews and friends.  Catherine was a member of the LaSalle Friendship Club.  If you so desire, memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Saturday May 4, family and friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church LaSalle after 10 a.m., followed by Memorial Mass at 11 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca 

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MASTRONARDI, Katherine (Bilinski) of Leamington

Posted by on April 28, 2013

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With her family and loved ones by her side, Katherine passed away peacefully in her home on  April 27, 2013, at the age of 51. Katherine is the beloved mother of her daughter, Lisa.  Katherine is predeceased by her parents Joesph Billinski and Helen McLaren, and nephew Tony Mastronardi. She will lovingly be remembered by her daughter Lisa, and dear friend Davide Mastronardi, her siblings Rick & wife Pam, David, Dominic & wife Robin, and Silvio and wife Mariolina. She was a dear Aunt to Nicolas & Jenn, Kory and & Crystal, Michelle & Dave, Chrissy & Elgin, and Dominic Jr.  She was a great Aunt to Cody and Chloe, Myranda, Mackenzie and Megan, Christian, Lucas, and Kelly, Reagan and Jaron, and Ava and Khloe. Forever cherished by her beloved dog, Weezy, and their daily walks.    Katherine showed incredible strength and high spirits throughout her fight over the past 5 years. Her happiness and courage she gave to all of those around her will not be forgotten. Her daughter Lisa would especially like to thank Leamington Shoppers Drug Mart for their compassion and assistance, the nurses at St. Elizabeth, in particular her friend Cheryl and Hospice of Windsor. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) will take place on Tuesday April 30 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Katherine’s life will be at the Funeral Home on Wednesday May 1st, 2013 at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Leamington Shoppers Drug Mart Dragon Boat for the Cure team or the Windsor Regional Cancer Clinic. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Mooney, Brad

Posted by on April 27, 2013

web_Mooney_BradfordPassed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on April 26, 2013 at the age of  56  years.  Loving husband and best friend to Diane. Beloved step-father to Shannon and husband Shawn Clenighan, Kim Bauer and Cedric Henry, Nadine Bauer. Adored grampa to Jason, David, Brooke-Lynn, Nathan, Jillian and Myah. Dear brother to Norm and wife Linda Perhan, Eunice McClary, Cheryl Mooney, Richard Mooney, Keith and wife Ollie Mooney and Maureen Reiner. Brad will be missed by his many sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law nieces, nephews and friends. If you so desire memorial donations to the Brain Injury Association of Canada would be appreciated by the family. Private family visiting and service was held at 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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Masaro, Albino

Posted by on April 27, 2013

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Surrounded by his family, he passed away peacefully, on April 27, 2013 at 79 years of age. Loving husband of Lina for 48 years. Dear father of Adriana and husband Frank DeLuca and Egidio. Adored Nonno of Daniel and Joseph. Pre-deceased by his parents Antonio & Marina Masaro and his father and mother-in-law Giovanni & Tommasina Cuzzocrea. Loved brother of Maria (late Carlo), the late Gino (Silvana) and the late Egidio. Survived by brothers and sisters-in-law Lucia (Pasquale), Carmela (Lillo), Leo (Angela), Gianna (Orfeo) and Marisa (Agostino), as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. Albino was part owner of Masaro Bros. Ltd. He will always be remembered for his work ethic, his care-free spirit and his commitment to his family. Donations to the Alzheimer’s Society of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Tuesday 2-5 & 7-9pm. Prayers Tuesday at 3:30pm.  Funeral Wednesday 9:15am  from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. to St. Philippe and St. Anne Vietnamese Church (Formerly St. Patrick’s Church) (1630 Partington Ave) for Funeral Mass at 10am. Entombment to follow Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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KULI, Andrea Louise (nee BARNARD)

Posted by on April 27, 2013

Peacefully on April 26, 2013, at the age of 68, with her loving family by her side.  Loving wife of Joseph for 47 years.  Cherished mother of Scott.  Also survived by her brother Edward Barnard and wife Paula, and her aunt Geraldine.  Predeceased by her sister Shirley and her brother Raymond.  Andrea will be sadly missed by her brothers and sisters-in-law.  Special thanks to her relatives and close friends, especially Doreen Kuli, Irene Wharram, and Raquel Ferris and also the doctors, nurses and staff at Hotel Dieu-Grace Hospital and Windsor Regional Hospital-Metropolitan Campus.   Andrea was a nurse to both people and adopted animals.  She was a strong lady.  If you so desire, donations to Windsor & Essex Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  A private family service has been held and cremation has taken place.  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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SULLIVAN: Marilyn June (nee Stowe) of Blenheim

Posted by on April 27, 2013

Sullivan, MarilynSULLIVAN: Marilyn June (nee Stowe) – A lifelong resident of Blenheim, Marilyn Sullivan passed away at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham Campus with her family at her side on Friday, April 26, 2013 at the age of 73. Born in Blenheim, Marilyn was the daughter of the late John Henry and Florence Irene (Walker) Stowe. Beloved wife of the late Charles Sullivan (2000). Loving mother of John Sullivan (Joanne) of Blenheim, Mark Sullivan (Lisa) of Blenheim, Mike Sullivan (Brenda) of Blenheim, Rick Sullivan (Karrie) of Chatham and Marcie Dietrich (David) of Windsor. Proud grandmother of 11 grandchildren and great-grandmother to 7 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her siblings John Henry “Jack” Stowe (1985), Ken Stowe (1986), Dorothy Huckle (2004) and Linda Grinage(2012). Sister-in-law to Molly Stowe and Shirley Stowe. Also missed by many nieces, nephews, friends and extended family. Marilyn owned and operated the Blenheim Laundromat for over 25 years. A Private Family Service for Marilyn will be held at a later date. Interment to follow at Evergreen Cemetery. Donations made in memory of Marilyn to the O.S.P.C.A – Chatham-Kent or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to McKinlay Funeral Home, 141 Park Street, Blenheim, 519-676-3451. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com, “The Butterfly” Have you seen a caterpillar crawling on the ground and noticed how it is so earthly bound!! But, inside that caterpillar, he knows that there is more for someday God will transform him and give him wings to soar. What a beautiful day when the caterpillar is majestically changed and his body is wonderfully arranged. He now has freedom… Total freedom to fly. For he has become a “Butterfly”.

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Firman, Thomas William

Posted by on April 26, 2013

web_firman_thomasPeacefully on April 25, 2013 at 85 years of age. Beloved Husband of the late Annette Firman (2005).  Cherished father of Tom and wife Jessica Firman. Loving Pepé of Thomas, Dylan and Brooke Firman. Dear brother of Mick and wife Barb Firman, Shirley and husband Romaine Cote, Jack and late wife Patricia Firman, Edna and husband Red McLister and the late Olive and husband Albert Hazzard the late Fred and Vivian Firman the late Leonard and Bunny Firman. Dear brother-in-law of the late Rene Tremblay, the late Roland Tremblay, Paul and his late wife Dolores Tremblay and the late Theresa and husband Bob Dolan. Special uncle to Richelle Dolan. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday April 29, 2013 from 3-5 and 7-9 pm. Prayers Monday 4:00 pm at Families First 2130 Front Rd, LaSalle. 519-969-5841. On Tuesday April 30, 2013, family and friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church LaSalle (219 Sacred Heart Dr.) after 9:30am followed by Funeral Mass at 10:30 am. Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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St. Pierre, Mariette

Posted by on April 26, 2013

web_stpierre_mariettePassed away peacefully on April 25, 2013 at the age of 87 years.  Loving wife to the late Archie (1998).  Cherished mother of Carmen Eddie, Armond and wife Rita St. Pierre, Leo St. Pierre, Garland and wife Tammy St. Pierre, Janet and husband Frank Berlingieri, Julie and husband Frank Heynsbroek, Susan and husband Tony Rinaldi and the late Carl St. Pierre (1984).  Dear daughter of the late Henri and Hortence Bourgeois.  Loving grandma to twenty-three grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren and predeceased by one great grandchild Cayle St. Pierre (2012). Beloved sister-in-law of Josephine Bourgois and Mary St. Pierre. Predeceased by seven brothers and sisters.  Several nieces and nephews also survive.  Mariette was a member of TOPS LaSalle, member of Sacred Heart Church LaSalle and the Tuesday afternoon Seniors Bowling group at Bowlero. The family would like to send a special thank you to the staff of Southwood Lakes Extendicare for your exceptional care given to our mother. If you so desire memorial donations to the Alzheimer’s Association or the Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 3-5, 7-9  p.m.  Prayers Monday 7:00 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 On Tuesday, family and friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church LaSalle after 12:30 p.m. followed by Mass at 1:30 p.m. Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Janisse, William Dale

Posted by on April 26, 2013

WEB_Janisse_WilliamPeacefully on April 26, 2013 at the age of 81, while surrounded by his three sons, Dale, Bruce and Dan, husbands of Linda, Theresa and Nadine.  Predeceased by his wife Doreen King, and his first wife Joan Anne.  Dear brother of Larry and sister of Rita Corriveau.  Predeceased by his sister Barbara Neil.  Cherished grand father of Jordan, Stephanie Enns and husband Mark, Brett, Sarah, Reed, Kellen and Luke.  Bill will be sadly missed by his extended family, especially Maureen Coons and Shirley Wagle.  Bill loved his family, was a talented softball player and loved all sports.  He was very generous with his time and always loved a good garage sale.  His sense of humour and wit will always be remembered by all.  If you so desire, donations to Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by his family.  Visitation Monday 7:00-9:00 p.m.  Funeral Service Tuesday at 9:30 a.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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HALE: George Arthur of Tecumseh, formerly of St. Thomas, Ont.

Posted by on April 26, 2013

George Hale - Newspaper PhotoHALE - At Windsor Regional Hospital on Thursday, April 25, 2013, George Arthur Hale  of Tecumseh, formerly of St. Thomas, passed away in his 93rd year.  Beloved husband of the late Jean Boxall.  Loved father of Garry (Pat) Hale of McGregor, Brian (June) Hale of Windsor, father-in-law of Connie Hale-Duncan (Rick) of Tecumseh.  Dear grandfather of Scott (Tara) Hale of Windsor, Sandi-Lynn (Drew) Whittaker of McGregor, Christopher Hale of Windsor, Dean (Krysten) Hale of Hamilton, Joel (Sarah) Hale of Tecumseh, and 5 great grandchildren. Also survived by brother-in-law Paul Boxall of Hamilton, and sister-in-law Winnie Boxall of Windsor.  Predeceased by son Tom Hale and brother Jack (Marjorie) Hale.  Friends will be received at the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570) on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00pm.  The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday at 11:00am.  Interment in Aylmer Cemetery.  If desired, donations to Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or St. Andrews United Church would be appreciated.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com

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CUMMINGS: Margaret “Peg” nee Mollard of Windsor and formerly of London

Posted by on April 26, 2013

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At Extendacare Southwood Lakes, Windsor on Thursday, April 25th, 2013.  “Peg” Margaret Cummings (Mollard) of London in her 90th year. 

Peg worked at the University of Windsor for thirty years. Predeceased by her husband Phil (2012).

Dear sister of William Mollard of Windsor.   Dear sister in law of Fern (Wes) Sloan of West Lorne, Pauline (Ralph) Hopkins of St. Thomas, Jean Buttinger (late James) of St. Thomas and Doreen Cummings of St. Thomas.  Predeceased by brother in law Homer Cummings and sister in law Patricia Mollard.  Dear aunt of Kevin and Stephen Mollard and survived by many other nieces and nephews.

A private family service will take place.  Rev. P. Newman officiating.  Interment Fairview cemetery.

If desired, memorial contributions to Riverside United Church, London or the charity of your choice would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy.  Arrangements entrusted to WEST LORNE CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS 519 768-1211.  www.denningfuneralhome.com  Posted free at Canadaobits.ca

 

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SMALL, Karen of Stoney Point

Posted by on April 26, 2013

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47 years of Stoney Point, peacefully at home, on Wednesday, April 24, 2013.  Beloved wife of Jean-Paul Damphousse.  Loving mother of Ben Small and Brad Small.  Cherished grandmother of Xavier and Landon.  Dear niece of Anelda (late Bruce) Higgins, Helena (Keith) Dawson, Eldon (Gail) Black. Very best friend of Pauline Laforte.  Family and friends will be received at VisitationParishChurch, Comber on Monday, April 29, 2013 from noon until time of Funeral Mass at 2:00 p.m.  Cremation to follow.  Memorial donations to charity of choice appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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