CASCADDEN, Edward

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CASCADDEN, Edward
Passed away peacefully at the age of 79 on October 6. Will be missed by his loving daughter Lisa (John) Lord, and sister Aldora. Retired employee of GM Trim and long time member of the local CAW 444. A private family service has taken place. WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (MAIN CHAPEL) 519-253-7234 Donations may be made to the Lung Association or the Windsor Essex Humane Society.

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SUCHIU, Leo

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SuchiuSUCHIU, Leo
Passed away on October 7, 2014 at the age of 96. Beloved husband of Eugenia Oancia and predeceased by his first wife Katherine (1995). Cherished father of Edward Suchiu and wife Kathleen, and the late Carol Lee Suchiu. Dear Step-Father of Caron Lee and husband David. Dear Grandfather of Lee Suchiu, Jason Suchiu, Tracie Delisle, Kim Magnan, Lyndsey Suchiu, and Courtney Suchiu. Great-Grandfather of Mitchel and Emilee Suchiu, Spencer and Zachary Delisle, and Nathan Magnan. He is predeceased by 6 siblings. Leo is a long time retiree after 32 years of dedicated service at General Motors and was a WWII Veteran. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. A Veteran Service under the auspices of the Windsor Veteran’s Memorial Service Committee will be held at 7:00 p.m. and prayers at 7:30 p.m. Family and friends will be received on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at St. George’s Romanian Orthodox Cathedral (1960 Tecumseh Rd E.) for 9:00 a.m. until time of Service at 10:00 a.m. Rev. Fr. George Sandulescu officiating. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In kindness, donations may be made to the Windsor Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation or to the Alzheimer Society of Windsor/Essex County. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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VACHON, Jeanne

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VACHON, Jeanne
Vachon3Jeanne went to be with her Lord and Savior on October 7, 2014 at the age of 66. Reunited with her beloved mother Cecile and fathers Aldelbert Vachon and Leo LaFortune. Loving sister of Claude and wife Karen Vachon, Edgar Vachon and predeceased by Roger and wife Marie Vachon, and Jacques Vachon. Jeanne will also be missed by her nephews Joel, Gilles and Joe, niece Beth, and other extended family members . Jeanne was a former employee of General Motors Trim Plant. A special thank-you to Dr. Dennison, Dr. Kay and special friends Leona, Anita and Trina for all of your help, care and compassion given to Jeanne and her brother Claude in their time of need. Also, a heartfelt thank-you to the E.M.S Team, The Windsor Police Officers and all of Jeanne’s friends, too numerous to name, who were there in her time of need. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East on Friday October 10, 2014 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service Saturday October 11, 2014 at 11:00a.m. in the Chapel. Cremation to follow. In kindness, donations may be made to the Windsor Essex Cancer Centre Foundation. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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ARNOTT, Jamie

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ARNOTT, Jamie
Passed away suddenly on October 5, 2014 at the age of 48. At Jamie’s request there will be no visitation. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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LATOUF, Theresa Madeleine (nee Renaud) “Tutu”

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LatouffeLATOUF, Theresa Madeleine (nee Renaud) “Tutu”
Passed away surrounded by her loving family, on October 4, 2014 at WRH, Met. Campus, at the age of 72 years.
Beloved wife of 50 years to Gerald. Loving mother to Terry Venables, John Latouf (Tiffiney); both of Windsor; and Jason Latouf (Cathy) of Belle River. Cherished grandmother to Jamie, Jeremy, Anthony, Amanda, Aly, Mitchell, Emily, Cody, and great-grandmother to Aryanna and Rio. Dear sister to the late Mary Anne Gouthro (2013) and surviving husband Jim. Predeceased by her parents Gilbert and Alice Renaud. Theresa was a pillar and advocate for the Drouillard Rd. community where she gave of herself unselfishly to assist the needs of the people and their children. Her vision, steadfast determination and big heart guided her as the past-president of the Drouillard Rd. Action Centre, in truly making a difference in peoples lives. Today, the fruits of her labour and inspiration are evident with the accomplishment of establishing the Gino and Liz Marcus Community Complex and its many programs. Her legacy will be a lasting one that will continue to serve for generations to come. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm. Parish prayers at 7:30 pm. Family and friends will be received on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Most Precious Blood Church (1947 Meldrum Rd.) for visitation from 9:30 am until time of Funeral Mass at 10 am. Committal Services and cremation to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, donations to Erie Wildlife Rescue, Canadian Diabetes Association or Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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MASCARIN, Livio

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Passed away on October 4, 2014 at the age of 87 yrs. Livio left this world to be with his loving wife of 64 years Rita (nee Tedesco) Loving and adoring father of Lucia (Lucy) and Ettore Truant, and Mary and John Reaume. Doting grandfather of Michael Adamo, Melissa and Sean McNamara, Stephen and Ashley Reaume, Mark and Sarah Reaume and Dawn Adamo. Nonno Biso of Patrick and Emily McNamara and Peri and Katia Adamo. Lovingly remembered by Ettore’s children Scott and Stefani Truant. Predeceased by parents Luigi and Lucia Mascarin and brothers Lodovico and Luciano. Survived by sister-in-law Betty Mascarin. Livio was a long time member of the Fogolar Furlan Club of Windsor. Visitation at the WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Tuesday October 7 , 2014 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Service on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 8:45 a.m. from the funeral home then to St. Angela Merici Church for Funeral Mass at 9:30 a.m. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In kindness, donations may be made to Windsor Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation . Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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ZAJAC, Lucy (nee Kubacka)

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ZajacZAJAC, Lucy (nee Kubacka)
Passed away peacefully on October 3, 2014 in Windsor, ON at the age of 87 years. Beloved wife of the late Wicktor Zajac. Predeceased by Leon Trus. Loving mother of Dr. Ted Trus and wife Paula Doyle. Cherished grandmother of Evan, Declan, Ryan, and Aidan. Predeceased by her siblings Zenon, Zygmunt, and Leszka. Lucy will also be remembered by many nieces, nephews, and friends. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Monday, October 6, 2014 from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 10 a.m. in the chapel. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Donations made in memory of Lucy to the Windsor Essex County Cancer Center Foundation are welcomed and appreciated by the family. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared at www.windsorchapel.com

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ROBERGE, Paul

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Passed away peacefully on September 30, 2014 at the age of 94. Beloved husband of Jane (nee Bezaire-Humick). Dear stepfather of William Humick (Connie), and Janice Sacilotto (Vince). Loving step-grandfather of Mickie Humick, Kevin Humick, Holly Leboeuf (Alfred), Mary Humick, Kristina Tenzer (Michael), and Michael Sacilotto. Dear step-great-grandfather to Tyler, Jade, Cadence, Adriana, and Alessandra. Paul was the last remaining of his 16 brothers and sisters and will be missed by many nieces and nephews in Quebec. Paul retired from Champion Spark Plug as a Tool & Die Maker after many years of service and was a Veteran of World War II where he served in the Canadian Navy. The family wishes to thank the doctors and nurses at Windsor Regional Hospital, Met and Ouellette Campuses. Visiting at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East on Thursday, October 2, 2014 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. A Veteran Service under the auspices of the Windsor Veteran’s Memorial Service Committee will be held at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Services on Friday, October 3, 2014 at Our Lady of Assumption Parish (350 Huron Church Rd.) from 10:30 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Windsor or Italian Canadian HandiCAPABLE Association. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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MICALLEF, Charles

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MICALLEF, Charles
Passed away peacefully on September 27, 2014 at the age of 70. Beloved husband to Irene and loving father to Steven and Catherine. Cremation and a private service has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234, 1700 Tecumseh Rd East. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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BELANGER, Joseph Camille

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BelangerBELANGER, Joseph Camille
Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on October 12, 2014 at the age of 82 years. Beloved husband of Mary May (nee Boudreau) whom he celebrated 54 years of marriage. Loving father of Gary Belanger ( Irene) and Mike Belanger. Cherished grandfather of Kayla, Kelsey, Garrett and Abigail. Dear brother of Bernadette Marier & husband Benoit, also predeceased by Jean Paul , Fr. Lionel , and George with his surviving wife Marilyn. Predeceased by his parents Omer and Lucy Belanger. He will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Joseph retired from Chrysler Canada after 32 years of service and was a member of C.A.W. Local 444. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council #4924. Joe was actively involved with sports as a player, coach, fan and most enjoyed cheering on his own boys and grandchildren. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Thursday October 16, 2014 from 2-4pm and 6-9pm. Parish prayers Thursday at 7:30pm. Funeral services on Friday October 17, 2014 at 10:15am from the funeral home then to Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (834 Raymo Rd.) for funeral mass at 11:00am. Cremation to follow. In memory of Joseph, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Canadian Cancer Society. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Konrad, Hildegard “Hilda” of Leamington, Ontario

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91 years, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Monday, October 13, 2014 at the Leamington Mennonite Home. Beloved wife of the late George G. Konrad (2001). Dear mother of Edna (Carlo) Vander Muren, Robert (Lois) Konrad, Harvey (Virginia) Konrad, Evelyn (Kevin) Greenwood. Loving “Oma” to Jeff and Paulette Mensch, Brent and Lorrie Mensch, Jodi and Rich Grenier, Jim and Mariel Konrad, Julie and Michael Konrad-Brisbin, Janet and Joel Epp, Ilaina and Jeremy Martin, Nicole Konrad, Trevor Konrad, Corynn and Steve Billing, Ryan and TJ Pickford, Ben Greenwood and loving “Great Oma” to Morgan, Adara, Jadyn, Chloe, Hayden, Kendra, Tyler, Caitlyn, Ryan, Sasha, Alex, Jack, Nate, Ellery and Kade. Dear sister of Kay Wolfreys, the late George (Margaret) Thiessen, the late Agnes Hanes, the late Erika Thiessen, Harold (Mary) Thiessen, Frieda (Dave) Krueger, Martha Thiessen, Irene Thiessen and Vic (Anita) Thiessen. Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Wednesday 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Hilda’s life, from the Leamington United Mennonite Church, 78 Oak Street East, Leamington on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 11 a.m. Rev. Vic Winter and Mike Williamson officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to UMEI Christian High School or the Leamington Mennonite Home. The family wishes to thank the staff at the Leamington Mennonite Home for all the generous, loving care given to their mother.Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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LECLAIR, Arthur “Art”

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LECLAIR, Arthur “Art”
Passed away on October 7, 2014 at the age of 79 years. Beloved husband of Pauline. Loving father of Jim and Wayne. Cherished grandfather of Shayna Lynn, Mitchell and Brendan. Dear great grandfather of Aubrey-Lynn. At Arthur’s request cremation has taken place. In memory of Arthur, donations may be made to the Hiatis House. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with Arthurs family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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JOULJIAN, Manuel

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Passed away peacefully with his family by his side at Windsor Regional Hospital – Ouellette Campus on October 7, 2014 at the age of 84 years. Reunited with his loving wife Coulette ( July 17, 2014 ) . Loving father of Maral (John ) Zila, Rina ( Joseph ) Ibrahim and George Jouljian. Dear Dada to Michael, Paul, Justine, Sierra, Nerissa and Joshua. He will be terribly missed and will always be in our thoughts and memories. Special thanks to Dolce Vita and WRH-Ouellette Campus Nurses and Doctors and ICU for the wonderful care shown and a heartfelt thank you to all his friends for their love and support. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME ( Banwell Chapel ) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd E. on Thursday October 9, 2014 from 5-9pm. Funeral service will be held on Friday October 10, 2014 at 11:15 AM in the Chapel. Interment Windsor Memorial Gardens. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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BRENNAN, Darleen “Doll” (nee Brancheau)

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Brennan
Entered into eternal life on October 6, 2014 at the age of 89 years. Reunited with her husband Frank (1993); together forever. Darleen leaves behind her loving daughter Sue & husband Bob Oneschuk ( her favourite son in-law). Devoted grandmother of Stephanie Oneschuk, Tara & husband Hubert Niekrasov and Brent Oneschuk. Also missed by her Feline friend Peaches. Loving aunt to many nieces and nephews. Nothing brought more joy to Darleen than being surrounded by family and friends. A very kind, generous and faithful person to all whose lives she touched. Sunday afternoon football will never be the same. Celebration of life will take place at the WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Wednesday October 8, 2014 from 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Parish prayers Wednesday at 7:30pm. Visitation will continue on Thursday October 9, 2014 at 10:45 am at the Banwell Chapel followed by a procession to Good Shepherd Church (St. Gregory Site) (13789 St. Gregory Rd.) for a celebration of her faithfulness and Funeral Mass at 11:30 am. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In kindness memorial tributes to the Hospice of Windsor and Essex County would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

 

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Boudreau, Marie Lucienne Sylvie

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BoudreauJe vous annonce le décès de mon TENDRE AMOUR, Sylvie Boudreau. Elle laisse dans le deuil sa mère Simone, ses frères et sœurs Honoré (Joan), Ginette, Gaétan, Gabie (Michel), Lucille, Liliane, Suzelle (Denis), Maryse, ainsi que les regrettés Lucien son père Jacques et Monique et pour terminer tous ses ami(e)s.
BON VOYAGE MA CHÉRIE, Jean-Pierre Lafontaine xxx…
Les arrangements funéraires sont confiés à WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. (Corner of Banwell and Tecumseh) (519) 253-7234. Vous êtes tous invités à nous joindre pour une Messe Mémoriale à 10:00 a.m. le Jeudi, 9 octobre 2014 à la Paroisse St. Jérôme 3739 Ypres Ave. En lieu de fleurs, des dons peuvent êtres faites au Comité des Missions de la Paroisse St. Jérôme. Des condoléance en-line peuvent être partagés avec la famille à www.windsorchapel.com

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NEWBY, Audrey

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It is with heavy hearts that the family of Audrey Newby announces the passing of their beloved and cherished mother on October 3, 2014. Arrangements have been entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, 519-253-7234, 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. Cremation and Private Family Memorial Service has taken place. As your expression of sympathy online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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FERRIGAN, Michael

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Passed away peacFerrigan2efully with his family by his side on October 1, 2014 at the age of 66 years. Cherished husband and best friend of Charmaine (nee Janisse). Proud father of Chris, Amy (Craig) and Lori. Beloved Papa to Alyssa and Ethan. Dear Brother of Don (Sian) Ferrigan. Pre-deceased by parents Joe and Helen Ferrigan. Dear son-in-law of Roland and the late Alice Janisse. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. He was humble and befriended people from all walks of life treating everyone he encountered with decency and respect. If called upon for help he was there. Past President of CUPE 543, Mike retired from the City of Windsor after 30 years of dedicated service. Mike volunteered many hours as a scout leader, also with Charity House with Father Paul and Crossroads with Tim Baxter. Arrangements have been entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234, 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Cremation has taken place. At Mike’s request in lieu of flowers donations to an educational trust fund for his grandchildren Alyssa Vermette and Ethan Yohnicki, envelopes available at the funeral home. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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FREISINGER, Stephen Jacob

Posted by on October 14, 2014

web_Freisinger, Stephen Passed away peacefully surrounded by his girls on October 13, 2014 at Hospice of Windsor at 91 years of age following a brief illness. Devoted husband of the late Mary (2013). Cherished father of Anne Fischer, Eva Chin (Richard), Christine Scott (Ian) and Lisa Gaspar (Jeff). Adoring grandfather of Kim Fischer, William and Trevor Chin, Logan and Taylor Scott and great grandfather of Alec Gaspar. Survived by sister Elizabeth Scherer. Also welcomed to Heaven by parents John and Eva Freisinger and son-in-law Doug Fischer. He will be deeply missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Steve will be remembered for his years of customer service at Sarnia Glass, Remington Hardware, Service Hardware and, after “retirement”, his years at Beaver Lumber. Steve enjoyed time with his family at their summer home at Wildwood by the Lake and their winter home at Siesta Key Florida where he managed to find renovation projects to keep him busy. Steve and Mary took many family vacations across Canada and the U.S and enjoyed traveling to Germany, Austria, Romania and Australia to visit relatives. Steve was always a gentleman and during his brief illness he always thanked everyone who helped him and all who came to visit.
Special thanks to the caring staff and volunteers at the Hospice of Windsor especially Dr. Bergeron. Sincere thanks to the physicians and nurses at University Hospital in London, Neurology unit, Windsor Regional Hospital Ouellette and Metropolitan Campuses, V.O.N. nurses and PSWs especially Jeff that provided in-home care.
In lieu of flowers donations to V.O.N or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.
Visitation Friday 3-5 & 7-9pm with Parish Prayers Friday 8pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Saturday, family and friends are invited to meet at Most Precious Blood Church (1947 Meldrum) after 10am, followed by Funeral Mass at 11am. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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D’Ippoliti, Filomena

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D’Ippoliti, Filomena

With family by her side, it is with great sadness in our hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Filomena D’Ippoliti at the age of 79 at St. Joseph’s Healthcare, Parkwood Hospital in London, ON. Beloved daughter of late Giovanni and Teresa Spardella and devoted wife of the late Angelo (2012). Loving and strong mother of Silvana (Gord MacLean), Bruno (late Christine 2014), John and Angela (Jay Cator). Cherished and adoring Nonna of Samantha, Emily, Victoria, Wesley and Alicia. She will be missed by her brother Mario, sisters Annetta, Elizabeth, and late sisters Nina and Georgina; sisters-in-law Guiseppina (Antonio Germani), Rosina (Rugerro Gesuale), Marietta (Peter Ippoliti), nephew Andy Fortuna (Noria), Andy Germani (Phil), Mickey Gesuale (Teresa), Andy Ippoliti (Josephine), Joe Ippoliti (Linda), Frank Ippoliti (Silvana), nieces Agnes (Elio Lisi), Sally (Frank Sementilli). Best friend to Stanka Pavlovic (Anto), Concetta Querqui and Anna Lukic. Her vivacious spunk and hard work ethic were not enough to fight a very angry and aggressive cancer but she will always be known for her kindness, enthusiasm and compassion for others. Visitations will be held in Windsor on Fri. Oct. 17, 2014 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. (8 p.m. eulogy and rosary prayer) at Families First, 1065 Lauzon Rd. Windsor (519)969-5841. Funeral Mass will be held on Sat. Oct. 18th at 10:00 am (close family and friends early visitation at 9 a.m.) at Our Lady of Atonement on 2940 Forest Glade Dr. followed by mausoleum burial at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens at RR #1 Oldcastle. Special thanks to Dr. Laura Diachun, Dr. Minuk, Lynda Parker, SW and the many excellent nursing and allied health staff at the two London Hospital’s. If desired, donations are appreciated to the Southwest Regional Cancer Program. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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LOCKE: Ruth of Strathroy, Ontario

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photo (12)Peacefully on Sunday, October 12th, 2014 with family at her side, Lillian “Ruth “Locke of Strathroy. Beloved wife of the late George William “Bill” (1990). Devoted mother to Dennis, Karen York, Cheryl Harrington (Guy), Bill (Laurie), Bruce (Amy), Allan (Donna) and Diane Locke. Predeceased by her daughter Wendy Deseck (1979).  Grandmother of 17 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.  Dear sister of Rev. Lawrence Hankinson, Lois Kearns and Pat Duralia (John) and sister in law to Grace, Shirley, Elsie Hankinson and Alma Locke

Predeceased by siblings Jeanne, Gerald, Maurice, Lorne and infant siblings Joanne and Dale.  Ruth graduated from the R.N. program at Strathroy Hospital (1944).  Ruth was past Worthy Matron of the Eastern Star and a member of the Daughters of the Nile. Visitation will be held at Denning Brothers Funeral Home, 32 Metcalfe Street West, Strathroy, on Friday October 17th, 2014 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Veritas Lodge #128 O.E.S. will hold a memorial service on Friday evening at 6:30 pm followed by a memorial service at 6:45 under the auspices of the Daughters of the Nile.  The Funeral Service will be held at Strathroy United Church, on Saturday October 18th, 2014 at 1 p.m. with interment to follow at Strathroy Cemetery.  Donations in Ruth’s memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadian Cancer Society or charity of choice. Share a memory at www.denning.ca.

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Pearson, Muriel Joyce (nee Wallace)

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“Absent from the body, present with the Lord”

Passed away peacefully on October 14, 2014 at 85 years of age.
Beloved wife of John Michael Pearson for 62 years. Dearest mother of Margaret (Peggy) and husband James McLauchlan of Blenheim, Elizabeth (Betty) and husband Kevin Ellis of Florida, John Alan and wife Nora Pearson of Michigan, Mary and husband Wayne Demars of Windsor. Cherished Nana of Heather, Lynette and Ryan Ellis, Jamie McLauchlan, Marshall, Adrienne and Lynne Pearson and Aaron Demars, and great Nana of Caleb, Claire and James. Dearest sister of Harriet and husband Gerald Bennett. Dear sister-in-law of Angela and husband Alan Rowe. Muriel was a past employee of Windsor Western Hospital Physiotherapy Department and an active member of Paulin Memorial Presbyterian Church and past member of the choir, the South Windsor Seniors Free on Friday Club and Fun Band. If you so desire, donations to The Paulin Memorial Building Fund would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Friday 3-5pm and 7-9pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Saturday, family and friends are invited to meet at Paulin Memorial Church (3200 Woodland) after 9:30am until time of funeral service at 10:30am. Burial at Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share Memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Walters, Albert

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Passed away peacefully, at Country Village Nursing Home in Woodslee on October 12, 2014 at 91 years of age. Predeceased by his parents Fred and Olga Walters, his sister Annie; and by his brothers Karl, Ernie, Emile and Louie. He will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Albert dedicated his life to his family farm on Disputed Rd. In lieu of flowers, donations to the War Amps or to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Thursday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Friday at 10:00 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at
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Sartori, Joan Elizabeth (nee Dixon)

Posted by on October 13, 2014

web_satori_joanPassed away suddenly on October 13, 2014. Loving and cherished wife to Victor, with whom she celebrated 49 years of marriage. Amazing mom to Lisa and Vince. Loving Grandmama to Shelby Elizabeth. Beloved sister to Al and (Susan), Bob and (Janis). Dear sister-in-law to Delfina and (John) Zangari, John and (Denise) and the late Lena Salvador. Joan will be missed by her many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and many wonderful friends. Joan was the former Proprietor of Joan Elizabeth’s Gifts on Wyandotte Street. If you so desire, memorial donations to Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5, 7-9 p.m. Funeral Thursday 10:00 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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HUISMAN: Mary (nee Kooi) of Woodstock

Posted by on October 13, 2014

HUISMAN, Mary- At the Woodstock Hospital on Sunday, October 12, 2014 in her 85th year. Beloved wife of the late Thimo Huisman (August 12, 1994). Dear sister of 5 brothers and 5 sisters that live in Holland. Lovingly remembered by Afra Howard (Allen) of Ingersoll, their children Daniel, Mathew (Jessica), Sarah and Rebecca.  Mary was a second mother to Afra and became a grandmother to her children.  Mary is also survived by several nieces,  nephews and extended family members.   Predeceased by her longtime friends Cornelius and Johanna Dejong.  Visitation will be held at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington St. N. Woodstock, on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. A liturgical service will follow in the chapel at 1 p.m. with Father Rick Dales.  Cremation to follow and interment of ashes will take place in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Woodstock at a later date.  As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.  Smith-LeRoy, 519-537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Brown, James Michael “Mike” of Kingsville

Posted by on October 12, 2014

photo Brown, Mike36 years, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at his home with loving family at his side. Dear son of Freda and James Brown. Loving brother of Don and Sue Brown. Loving grandson of Lulu Robinson, the late Ed Brown, Loyde and the late Helen Clement. Mike will be deeply missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and close friends. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Memorial Service to celebrate Mike’s life at the Funeral Home on Friday, October 17, 2014 at 11 a.m. Linda Blair officiating. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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