HUME, Jamie of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on December 10, 2012

HUME, Jamie

66 years, passed away on Friday, December 7, 2012 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of Lyn. Dear brother of Judy and Bob Greer and brother-in-law of Mary Ellen Kennah, Susan and Colin Payne, Scott and Tina Kennah, Greg and Yanina Kennah, Jeff and Betty Kennah. Loving son-in-law of Cletus and Stella Kennah. Dear nephew of Bill and Nancy Pritchard and uncle of Tony, Andy, Laura, Stephanie, Carolyn, Michael, Alexandra, Peter, Eavan and Aidan. With respect for Jamie’s wishes cremation has taken place. A Private Family Memorial Service will take place at a later date. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Windsor Regional Cancer Centre by contacting the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631). Friends may share memories and make donations at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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BELL, Donald Wilmot of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on December 10, 2012

BELL, Donald Wilmot

85 years, passed away on Friday, December 7, 2012 at Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital. Beloved husband of Jean (Hostine). Dear brother of Wilda and Reid Atkinson, Evedyne Brown (the late Russell). Predeceased by brothers and sisters, Edison and Helen Bell, Ellison and Marie Bell, Ivan and Julia Bell, Orville and Margaret Bell, Leita and Archie Brown, Alta and Roy Brown, Warden and Kathleen Bell, Ernest Bell, Eva and Murray (Bud) Cascadden. Dear brother-in-law of the late Raymond Hostine (Bessie), the late Morley Hostine (Pat) and the late Murray Hostine (Margaret). Donald will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 from 12 noon until time of the Funeral Service to celebrate Donald’s life at 2 p.m. Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the charity of your choice. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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Di Natale, Camillo

Posted by on December 10, 2012

Passed away on December 10, 2012 at the age of 85. Cherished husband of the late Gelsomina (2009). Loving father of Lorenzo Di Natale and Patrizio Di Natale. Loving grandfather “Nonno” of Camillo and Roberto Di Natale. Dear brother-in-law of Domenica Ciccanti and Filippo Di Giacinto. If you so desire, donations to the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9 pm with parish prayers 4:30 pm. Funeral service Thursday at 8:45 am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841to St. Angela Merici Church for Mass at 9:30 am. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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McVicar, Donald of R.R. #1 Newbury ON

Posted by on December 10, 2012

At St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Saturday, December 8, 2012, Donald Percy McVicar of R.R. 1 Newbury in his 79th year.  Predeceased by his wife Ann in 1998.  Survived by his daughter Kimberly Ann McVicar-Campbell (Rorie) of Nanaimo, BC.  Also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.  Predeceased by his brother Lawrence McVicar.  In keeping with Don’s wishes cremation has taken place with interment at Kilmartin Cemetery.  Memorial donations maybe made to a charity of your choice. www.vanheckfuneralhome.ca

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MOSCEO, Arcangela (nee Loschiavo)

Posted by on December 10, 2012


Passed away peacefully on December 7, 2012 at the age of 79 after a courageous battle with cancer.  Loving and devoted wife of Nick for 56 years.  Cherished mother of Palma Chiarappa & husband Frank and Peter Mosceo.  Adored “Mima” to grandchildren Louie (Jillian), Nick (Sara), Robert Chiarappa, Nicholas and Dorian Mosceo.  Will be missed by extended family and friends in Windsor, Toronto area and Italy.  Mima will be remembered for  her devotion to her family and her love of cooking and gardening.  A special thank-you to friends and family for your kindness, thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.  Our heartfelt gratitude to Dr. K.F. Chung, Staff, Nurses and Doctors at the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre, Hospice, Malden Park Palliative Care Unit, CCAC, the Nurses of Paramed and the Personal Support Workers of St. Elizabeth for your compassion and care of Mima.  Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd. on Sunday December 9, 2012 from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm.  Prayers Sunday at 7:30 pm.  Funeral service on Monday December 10, 2012 at 9:00 am from the funeral home then to Our Lady of the Atonement Church (2940 Forest Glade Dr.) for funeral mass at 9:30 am.  Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.  On-line condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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WANTOLA, Janina Adelajda (nee Szymborski)

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WANTOLA, Janina Adelajda (nee Szymborski)
Passed away peacefully on December 6, 2012at the age of 77 years. Beloved mother of Isabella Vial & husband David and Adam Klotzek. Loving Grandmother of Marcus, Zachary and Hanna.  Janina was a loving and selfless homemaker who loved to travel, enjoyed reading, horoscopes, tarot cards and she especially enjoyed taking care of her grand kids.  The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the Employees of Southwood Lakes Extendicare for their outstanding care & dedication throughout her stay and her final days. Cremation has taken place.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Heart & Stroke Foundation. On-line condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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RUSHMERE, John Wayne

Posted by on December 10, 2012

RUSHMERE, John Wayne
December 3, 1944 – December 8, 2012
We sadly announce the passing of our beautiful , loving, charismatic loved one, John Rushmere.  Dearest husband & soul mate of Sylvia ( nee Anger ) for 34 years.  Cherished father of Wendy Lachine ( Todd ), Steven Rushmere, Darin Rushmere, and Jason R. Banks.  Survived by sisters; Gladys Oliver ( Ted ), Nancy Young, Rosemarie Pongratz and brother Fred. Brother in law of Jim Anger ( Carol ), Laura Allard – Lavoie ( Pete ), Gene Anger ( Alma ) , Barbara DeGuire ( Real ) and the late Charles Anger ( 2001 ) survived by wife Gail.  John will be sadly missed by his special nieces ; Patti and Amy Beth. John had a golden heart and could melt your heart with his intellectual beautiful blue eyes and his smile.  As per John’s request cremation has taken place.  A private interment to follow at a later date.  If so desire, donations to the Metropolitan Hospital Trust Fund ( for purchase of MRI & CT Scan Machines) envelopes available at the funeral home.  Arrangements entrusted to the Windsor Chapel Funeral Home ( Banwell Chapel ) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E ( 519 -253-7234 ) .On-line condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.
” John: I love you for not only the person you were; but also for the person I have become because of you. Love Sylvia “

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GILLIS, Brigid Mary “Delia” (nee Holland)

Posted by on December 9, 2012

Passed away peacefully on December 8, 2012. Loving mother of Anna May and Marc, Sean, Karen and Darcy Robinet. Treasured Grandma of Denver, Cameron and Kara. Delia was born in Downpatrick, Northern Ireland on February 11, 1930. She came to Canada as a nurse in 1960 and later married Donald Gillis. Delia loved to laugh and play with her grandchildren. She was an inspiration as a member of music and art groups. Her warm smile and big heart will be greatly missed by all. We love you!  Visiting Monday 7-9pm and Tuesday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Wednesday 11:30am at Families First, 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories or photos at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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POREMBA, Amelia “Millie” (nee Slosek)

Posted by on December 9, 2012

web_Poremba_AmeliaPeacefully in the presence of her family, on December 9, 2012 at 80 years of age.  Cherished wife of Stephen Poremba for 60 years. Loving mother of Richard Poremba and wife Pat and Anne Marie and husband Barry Martyniuk. Treasured Buscia of Daniel, Andrew, David, Curtis, Krystyna and Jakub. Dear sister-in-law of Joan and husband John Holden, the late Cecilia Just and the late Leonard Poremba and wife Elsie. Amelia was an active member of the Windsor Weaver’s Guild. Over the years, Millie was a leader with the Boy Scouts while living in Belleville and a leader with the Girl Guides when she moved to Riverside. A special thank you to the 4th floor medical and 2nd floor North staff at Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital and Erin at Extendicare for their compassion and professional care of Millie. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Diabetes Association or the charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. with prayers at Thursday 4:30 pm at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 LAUZON RD. East Windsor (519-969-5841). On Friday, friends and family are invited to gather after 10:00  a.m. at St. John Vianney Church, 385 Dieppe Street at Cedarview, until time of the Words of  Remembrance at 10:30 am to be followed by Mass. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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DELICATA, Giuseppe of Windsor

Posted by on December 9, 2012

Passed away with his loving family by his side on December 9, 2012 at 83 years of age. Beloved husband of the late Santa (nee Pallisco). Treasured father of Bruno and Gina Delicata, the late Paula and Carl Weingarden, and Robert and Nadia Delicata. Adored Nonno of Kara, Jordan, the late Aryn, Laura, Eric, Shayne and wife Amie Renaud. Dear brother of the late Guido (the late Lucia) Delicata, the late Cesidio (Alberina), the late Esterina Delicata, the late Anna (the late Giacinto) Orlando, the late Orazio (the late Laura) and Assunta (The late Antonio) Rossi. Dear brother-in-law of Antonio (Yole) Pallisco, the late Fiorina (the late Luigi) Torti, Yolanda (the late Giuseppe) Iacoboni, the late Raphael (Maria) Pallisco, Mario (Maria) Pallisco and Alberico (Maria) Pallisco. Survived by many loving nieces and nephews in Windsor, Italy, France and England. Giuseppe spent many hours tending to his bountiful garden. He loved the company of his dog Feedo, and more than anything, enjoyed spending time with family. If you so choose, donations in memory of Giuseppe can be made to the John McGivney Centre or Windsor Regional Hospital’s “It’s In Your Jeans” campaign. Visiting Tuesday 3-5pm and 7-9pm with prayers at 4:30pm. Funeral Wednesday 8:45am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St Angela Merici Church for Mass at 9:30am. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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NAJIM, Youssef Hanna of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on December 8, 2012

NAJIM, Youssef Hanna

84 years, passed away on Friday, December 7, 2012 at Franklin Gardens, Leamington. Beloved husband of the late Marian (1982). Dear father of Elaine Sleiman (Max), Mona Faddoul, Sam Najim (Brenda), Backous Najim (Hanane), Theresa Freitas (Joe). Twelve grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren also survive. Dear brother of Najim Najim (Jemmil), Theresa Youssef. Predeceased by three brothers Tom, Domenic and Michael Najim. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Sunday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Youssef’s life at St. Anthony’s Parish, 280 Talbot Street East, Leamington on Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10 a.m. Entombment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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McINTYRE, Candace Starr of St. Thomas

Posted by on December 7, 2012

Born April 23, 1951 in Windsor to the late Robert and Dorothy.  Passed away on December 6, 2012 after heart complications.  Beloved sister of Heather, Penny and the late Robert Gray, Jack and Sidonia, Janice and Henry Shuster, Robert and Joanne.  Aunt to many nieces and nephews.  Dear and generous friend to many.  If you so desire, donations to a Humane Society would be appreciated.  Visiting Sunday from 2-4 p.m.  at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor 519-969-5841. A private family burial will be held.  A public Memorial Service will be held on December 12, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church, 345 Fairview Avenue, St. Thomas, Ontario.  Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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KLAPOWICH, Ronald Joseph of Windsor

Posted by on December 7, 2012

Born on January 29, 1946, died peacefully at home in the early morning hours of December 7. Loved and remembered by his wife Barbara Allan, his son Bryn and daughter Meredith. Devoted grandfather to his darling Evan. Dear brother of Jo-Ann Aldea (Larry) and brother-in-law of Blair Allan (the late Paul Scragg) and Brooke Allan (David George). He will be missed by his nieces, nephews, family and friends including his lifetime friend Greig Zimmerman. Ron was a teacher, vice-principal and principal with the Greater Essex County District School Board.  He was proud to have been a referee with the Windsor & District Football Referees’ Association for 38 years, as well as a referee with the Canadian Interuniversity Athletics Union. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Memorial visiting Monday 4-7 pm. Memorial service to celebrate Ron’s life will be Tuesday 1 pm 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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BASTIEN: Lenore Rita (nee Simard) of Leamington/formely of Essex

Posted by on December 7, 2012

Late of Essex, passed away peacefully on December 7, 2012 at 86 years of age. Wife of the late Earl Bastien (1997). Loving mother of Jerry Bastien (Ann), Patricia Dendiuk (Stafford), and the late Richard Bastien (2009) (Angela). Treasured grandmother of Terri & (Luc), Tonia & (Jon), Mary-Ann & (Will), Dennis & (Shannon), John & (Jennifer), Victoria & (Todd), Kimberley & (Joe), Jamie & (Chris) and Jennifer. Loved “GG” of 18 great-grandchildren. Daughter of the late Buster and Marie Simard. Dearest sister of Bella Dufour (late John) and the late Archie Simard (June). Lenore was a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother who devoted herself to her family throughout her life. Her great sense of humour, wonderful stories and deep caring of all was an inspiring example to all who loved her. Cremation has taken place. Memorial visiting Sunday from 7-9 p.m. at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North, Essex. On Monday, friends are invited to meet the family after 10 a.m. at Holy Name of Jesus Church (146 Talbot St. South, Essex) followed by the Memorial Mass at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. You may send your condolences online at www.kennedyfh.com

 

 

 

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Costello, Rev. John Thomas Peter (Jack)

Posted by on December 6, 2012

Costello, Rev. John Thomas Peter (Jack)

Welcomed into the arms of God, suddenly on December 6, 2012 at 67 years of age.  Dear son of the late Daniel (1975) and Theresa (1999) Costello.  Cherished brother of Jean Groshok, Gordon & Beatrice Costello, Brigid Malone, Patricia and Douglas McGilvery, and the late Mary Wickens (2005), William (1988), Joseph (1958), Dorothy Anne Krauskopf (2002), Bernard (1980), Daniel Jr. (1996), Margaret (1932). Beloved brother-in-law of Marian Costello, Rose Costello and Erma Costello and the late Ken Wickens, Peter Groshok, Joseph Malone, John Krauskopf.  Also survived by many nieces, nephews and several great-nieces and nephews.  Fr. Jack was ordained on May 9, 1970.  He first served as an associate at St. Mary’s Church Tillsonburg and Christ the King Church Windsor, then Pastor at St. Paul’s Church LaSalle, Christ the King Church Windsor and Sacred Heart LaSalle.  He was well known for his love of sports especially hockey where he will be remembered for his many years played with the Flying Fathers and golf which he did when ever time allowed.  Fr. Jack also proudly served as the Chaplain for the Windsor Police Association for 18 years.  Visiting Saturday 7-9pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 On Sunday visitation will continue at Sacred Heart LaSalle 219 Sacred Heart Drive from 2pm until 9pm.   Vigil Service Sunday at 8 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday 11am at Sacred Heart Church LaSalle.  Interment St. Patrick’s Cemetery Dublin Ontario, Tuesday 11am.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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SEMAAN, Peter

Posted by on December 6, 2012

SEMAAN, Peter

Peacefully with his loving family on December 6, 2012 at 84 years of age.  Loving husband of Ann (nee Jacob-Zakaria).  Cherished father of Rene Saad and husband George, Eva Jones and husband Mick, Theresa Pagnotta and husband Aldo, Maggie Beneteau and husband Paul, and John P. Semaan and wife Nelly.

Proud Gidu/grandfather of Alan, Christine, Meagan, Christopher, Christine, Jake, Chantal, Paul, Annie, Melanie, and John.  Great Grandfather of Christian, and Lucas.

Reunited with his late siblings Joseph, Evelyn, Morris, Paul, and Hanna.  He was involved in the Maronite Catholic Lebanese Community including in his church and the Leamington Lebanese Club.  A special thank you to the Doctors, nurses and staff of Met. Hospital and Hotel Dieu Hospital.

Visitation Friday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Prayers Friday evening at 8pm. Funeral Saturday 9:15am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Charbel Church (1010 Highway #3) for Mass at 10:00am. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a Mass donation at

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RANGER, Susan (nee Sadler)

Posted by on December 6, 2012

RANGER, Susan (nee Sadler)

May 9, 1947- Dec 6, 2012

Survived by her husband of 45 years Denis, two children Jackie Arnold (David) and Dan Ranger (James), two grandchildren Ethan and Vanessa Arnold.  Beloved daughter of Audrey Sadler.  Sister of Joyce Durfey (Bill) and Colleen Tazzman (Lloyd).  Also survived by nieces and nephews.  Susan will be remembered for her generous nature, love of cooking and baking.  In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.  Visiting Friday 3-5 & 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Saturday 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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ROBERTSON, John of Tilbury

Posted by on December 6, 2012

Passed away December 4, 2012 peacefully at home at the age of 79. Predeceased by his loving wife Dorothy (Newman)(2004). Dearest father of Joanna and Terry Hyatt and Jasmine and Chris Buliga. Loving grandfather of Ashley Hyatt, Dylan Hyatt and Nathan Buliga. Dear brother of Diane Brooks. Cherished Uncle of Jo-Dee Nead, Sharron and Kevin Dierckens, Cheryl and John Garrish, Bill Brooks, Janice Brooks, Margo Newman, Donald Newman, Grant Newman and all of their children. Predeceased by parents Annie (1978) and Myron (1966), sisters Barbara (1930) and Mary (Robertson) Moffat (1962), and in-laws Robert Brooks (1985), Donald Newman (2008), Elisabeth Newman (2003), Betty Newman (1996), Lorne Newman (1958)and Alma Newman (1953). John will be deeply missed by all family members and many friends. A special thank you to Karen and everyone at Bayshore Home Health. Visitation at from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday, December 9, 2012. Funeral service at the funeral home Monday, December 10, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. Rev. Sunni Shular officiating. Interment at MapleLeaf Cemetery, Tilbury. Memorial donations to The Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health Clinic, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children Pediatric Oncology Unit, Gene Goodreau Patient Assistance Fund or charity of your choice would be sincerely appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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SHAW: James “Jim” of Grand Bend , formerly of Brantford

Posted by on December 5, 2012

SHAW:  Peacefully, surrounded by the love of his family, at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia, Sunday, December 2, 2012, James “Jim” Shaw of Grand Bend, formerly of Brantford, age 86.  Beloved husband of Margaret F. (McLay) Shaw.  Loved father and father-in-law of Marian and Roger Kenyon of Toronto, Susan Todd of Grand Bend, Angela Shaw and Jamie Shaw, both of London, June Shaw and partner Steve Pelletier of Hamilton.  Loving grandpa of Fiona and Emma Kenyon, Sophia and Jack Leonard. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Samuel Shaw of England, Bertie and Peggy Shaw of Ladysmith, BC, Margaret Shaw of Ireland and Robert Scott of Scotland.  Predeceased by his son-in-law Jim Todd, brothers Alexander Shaw, Jackie Shaw, sister Isabel Scott, parents Alexander and Mary (Knox) Shaw.  A graduate of Glasgow University, Jim was a schoolteacher in Scotland before emigrating with his family to Canada in 1969, Jim also taught at North Park Secondary in Brantford. The family would like to express heartfelt thanks to CCAC of Sarnia and to St. Joseph’s Hospice for their exemplary care in Jim’s final days. At the request of the deceased, cremation will take place.  A private family remembrance  will be held at a later date. If desired, memorial donations (payable by cheque) to the Adult Day Care Centre, Grand Bend or St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia would be appreciated. T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood entrusted with arrangements. condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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Sassine, Maram (nee Youssef)

Posted by on December 5, 2012

Passed away peacefully into the arms of our Heavenly Father with her loving family by her side on December 5, 2012 at 50 years of age. Cherished wife of Bakhos “Bob”. Beloved step-mother of Micky, Lydia and husband Tony Ardovini and Robert and wife Renee. Dear Teta of Anthony, Matthew, Vanessa, Jacob and Abigail. Loving daughter of Youssef Matta and the late Zarife Youssef. Loving sister of Juliet “Eid” Ghanem, Melady “Nicholas” Zidan, Matta “Ejanie” Youssef, Boutros “Marie” Youssef, Boulos “Leila” Youssef, Marie “Jean” Elkhoury, Minerva “Fadi” Zoghbi, and the late Hanna Youssef. She will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends from Lebanon, France and Canada. Special thank you to Marie Sleiman, Renee T. Sassine, St. Charbel Ladies Auxiliary and to all who have shared their love, prayers and support. If you so desire, donations to St. Charbel Church or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Thursday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Prayers Thursday night at 8pm. Funeral Friday 9:15am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Charbel Church (1010 Highway #3) for Mass at 10:00am. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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Tunks: Brian a resident of Bothwell

Posted by on December 5, 2012

Tunks: Brian a resident of Bothwell, passed away suddenly at his home on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at the age of 68. Born in Chatham, son of the late Walter and Verdella (Weatherall) Tunks. Beloved husband of Lana (Marsh) Tunks. Loving father of Chris Tunks, Hali Dewulf (Jules) all of Bothwell. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Alexis, Christopher, and Kasidy. Dear brother of Gary Tunks (Gloria) of Thamesville, Leigh Tunks (Gayle) of Chatham, Odette Burdick (Gary) of Bothwell, Louann Saker (Richard Szewczyk) of Rodney, Gye Tunks (Lisa) of Thamesville. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and friends. At Brian’s request a Private Family Service will take place followed by cremation. Family and friends are invited to celebrate Brian’s Life with the family at the Bothwell Legion, 162 George St., Bothwell on Friday, December 7, 2012 from 1pm – 5pm. In lieu of flowers please buy a needy child a Christmas present in remembrance of Brian. If desired donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to the Badder & Robinson Funeral Home, Bothwell.

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CLARKSON, James N. “Jim”

Posted by on December 5, 2012

CLARKSON, James N. “Jim”
Peacefully passed away on December 2, 2012 at the age of 82 years.  Dear uncle to Hugh  ” Jim ” & Linda Clarkson.  Loved great uncle to Douglas & Meaghan Clarkson, Brandie & Martin Brennan and Daniel Clarkson and will be fondly remembered by his extended family.  Greatly missed and loved by Joan & Karen Roberts and  Audrey & Harold Harris. Jim was a retired carpenter and a long time member of the Carpenters Union Local 494.  All are welcome to join Jim’s family at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens on Wednesday Dec 12, 2012 at 2:00 PM where an interment of Jim’s cremated remains will take place.  In memory of Jim, donations may be made to the Windsor Essex County Humane Society  or Salvation Army (envelopes available at the funeral home). Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd.  Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Balaban, Eugenia

Posted by on December 5, 2012

Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on November 30, 2012 at the age of 89 years. Loving wife to the late Jovan (2012). Beloved mother to Donna and Vachon, Lorraine and Williams. Caring grandmother to Karen (Walter) Paulic, Rachelle Williams and Jane (Jean Paul) Cote. Great grandmother to Lydia, Lauren, Ky, Shealyn and Aly.Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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FERRATO, Lorenzo

Posted by on December 5, 2012

FERRATO, Lorenzo
Passed away suddenly on December 3, 2012 at the age of 64 years.  Loving husband of 31 years to Maureen (Quinlivan).  Cherished father of Yolanda, Eileen and Michael-Anthony.  Predeceased by his parents Yolanda and Antonio Ferrato.  Loving brother of Rick & Mary-Lou Ferrato.  Loving Brother in-law of Michael & Kevin Quinlivan. Dear uncle of Rick (Colleen), David, and Peter (Caroline) Ferrato.  Will be missed by several great nieces and nephews.  Born in Savona, Italy. Lorenzo was a long serving principal with Essex Roman Catholic School Board and then went on to work as a Financial Advisor for Freedom 55 Financial.  He had a passion for sports and coaching throughout his life.  Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd. on Wednesday December 5, 2012 from 7-9 pm, Thursday December 6, 2012 from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm.  Prayers Thursday at 7:30 pm.  A funeral Mass will be held on Friday December 7, 2012 at 10:30 am at St. Anne Church (Tecumseh). (Note: Everyone is to go directly to the church).  Cremation to follow.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Downtown Missions.  On-line condolences, cherished memories, and photos  may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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SMITH, Jocelynn Diane

Posted by on December 5, 2012

SMITH, Jocelynn Diane
It is with profound sadness that the family announces the passing of their beloved precious baby girl Jocelynn on November 30th at 17 months of age.  Loved daughter of Jordan and Katelynn and little sister to Benjamin.  Dearest grand-daughter of Diane and Husband John Pytel and Bernard Smith.  Great grand-daughter of Jake and Donna Maryniak, Keith and Elaine Gardener.  Jocelynn will be missed by many aunts, uncles and extended family and friends.  Visitation at
Wednesday December 5, 2012 from 11am to 12 noon
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