ARSENAULT, Armand

Posted by on October 14, 2016

web_arsenault_armandPassed away suddenly October 13, 2016 at the age of 73. Survived by his loving wife Stella of 53 years. Loving father of Claude (Mary-Lou), Joanne (Andy) and Pierre. Devoted Grandfather of Zach, Zoey, Jake, Cassidy, and Chase. Armand will be missed by his four brothers and their families in New Brunswick, and extended family and friends throughout Ontario and New Brunswick. For those who wish, donations may be made to Colon Cancer Canada. Visiting on Monday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Private family service and cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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LaFONTAINE, Connie

Posted by on October 14, 2016

web_lafontaine_conniePassed away peacefully in the presence of family on October 13, 2016 at 81 years of age.  Predeceased by her husband Philip (1998) and sister Margie.  Dear mother of Barbara, Catherine Minovski (Sam), Michael (Manola), Richard and David (Elaine).  Grandmother to Jarrod (Aili), Mathew, Megan, Patrick (Lindsay), Adam and great-grandma to Nathan, Teagan and Jack.  Grandma Connie to Brooke and family.  Sister of Shirley of Hamilton.   Aunt Connie to many nieces and nephews.  In lieu of flowers, donations to Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.  Cremation was held.  On Saturday, October 22, 2016 family and friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church LaSalle after 9:30 a.m. followed by Memorial Mass at 10:30 a.m.  Burial Sacred Heart Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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FINNEY, Rachel Marie

Posted by on October 13, 2016

web_finneyPassed away unexpectedly on October 13, 2016 at 29 years of age. Devoted best friend and spouse of Steven Davis.  Loving mother of Cole and Dayton.  Cherished daughter of Terry and Jim Finney.  Loved sister of James Finney. Granddaughter of Alex Gramada.  She will be sadly missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends.  Rachel loved to write her quirky posts and make people laugh.  We will miss her sense of humour and smile.

If you so desire, donations to a Charity of your Choice would be appreciated by the family.

Visitation October 15, 2016 from 3 – 5 pm & 7 – 9 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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Morgan, Sheila (nee Grant)

Posted by on October 13, 2016

Passed away peacefully, at the Village of St. Clair, on September 20, 2016 at 81 years of age.  Predeceased by her beloved husband Bob.  Sheila is survived by her cousin Jean and her close friend Brenda in England.  She was a very dear friend to many and will be sadly missed.  A heartfelt thank you to the staff in “Colchester” at the Village of St. Clair for their outstanding care of Sheila.  If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated.  Cremation has taken place.  Memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the Memorial Service at 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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MELOCHE, Gerald Joseph “Gerry”

Posted by on October 12, 2016

On October 12, 2016 at the age of 88 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Windsor on May 25, 1928. Loving husband of Geraldine (Gerry) and the late Anne Crowe (1981). Son of Margaret (St. Antoine) and Roy Meloche. Beloved father of Mary Anne and husband Wayne Marleau of Windsor and Michael Joseph Meloche of Calgary, AB. Step-father to Laura Clark (Jim) of Northville, Michigan, Steve (Cynthia) Quigley of Oakville, Ontario, Patricia Baker (Tom) of Amherstburg, Ontario and Tim Quigley (Ana Sofia) of LaPaz, Bolivia, S.A. Cherished grandfather to Tiffany (Dustin), Erica, Vanessa, Jordan, Jacob, Christian, Jason, Brandon, Leanne (Joe), Jesse, Derek (Nicole), Daniel. Great-grandfather to 12. Gerry was a respected high school teacher for 33 years, retiring after 27 years at F.J. Brennan in Windsor. He enjoyed golfing, curling, travel, reading and a good nap. He was an honorary member of the Knights of Columbus Branch 4924. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Friday 3-5 & 7-9 pm at FAMILIES FIRST 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Saturday, family and friends are invited to meet at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church (4401 Mount Royal Drive) after 9:30am followed by Mass at 10:30 am. Cremation to follow. Share memories or make a charitable donation online at FamiliesFirst.ca

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MUELLER, Albert

Posted by on October 12, 2016

web_meuller_albertPassed away peacefully on October 12, 2016 at 82 years of age.  Beloved husband of 58 years to Theresa (nee Campeau).  Dearest father of Elizabeth Bednarik (Joe), Joseph, Patricia Decker (Earl).  Loving grandfather of Breklynn (Kevin), Christopher (Nicole), Tabatha, Samantha, Jessica (Chris), Joseph, James and great-grandfather to Angel, Andrzej and Alice.  Son of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Mueller.  Also survived by brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.

If you so desire, donation to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.  Visitation Friday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Saturday 10 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Burial Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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BÉGIN, Ruth-Anne (nee Beausoleil)

Posted by on October 12, 2016

web_begin_ruth_annIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister on October 12, 2016 at the age of 78 years. Beloved wife of 55 years to Jean-Claude “John”. Loving mother of Claude and wife Mary, Renée and husband Michael Alexander. Proud Nana of Michael and Nathalie Bégin, Samantha and Nicolle Alexander.

Dear sister of Drena Wilson and late husband Warde, Roy and Sharon, Charles and Carol, Raymond and Carol, Dianne and Jim Roberts, John, and Diane, Carol, Philip and late Linda, Marc and Anne Marie. Sister in law of Gary and Jackie Pruyn. Reunited with late parents Louis and Elmire (nee Savoie) Beausoleil and siblings Roland, Agnes and Eugene Baillargeon, Cecile and Robert Dowhan, Norman, Wilfred, and Janice, and sister in law Diane. Sister in law of Mme Claude Bégin and late Jacques, Robert and late Jeannine, Roger and Thérèse, Richard and Louise, Michel and late Huguette, and the late Yvon and late Janine all of Québec. She leaves many nieces, nephews, and many friends.

If you so desire, donations made to Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of Canada, Downtown Mission or Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Memorial visiting Friday from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm. A celebration of her life will be Saturday 11:30 am at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Ste. Anne’s Cemetery on a later date. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Singleton, James

Posted by on October 12, 2016

Passed away peacefullsingletony at the age of 87 on October 9, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband and best friend to Maureen, with whom he shared 65 years of marriage. Cherished father to Linda MacPherson. Proud grandfather to James and his furry grandson Max. Reunited with his sisters Rita and May. Will be missed by his nieces Phyllis, Carol, Rita, May, and Deborah, and nephew John all of Scotland. Dear brother in law to Phyllis (Al), Annette, and Tommy (Rosina) and his many nieces and nephews of Canada and the United States. James leaves behind many very close and dear friends, and golfing buddies. The family would like to thank Hospice of Windsor, CCAC and family Dr. Dave Paterson for all of the care and compassion shown to James. At James’ request, cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519-253-7234 In memory of James, donations may be made to Hospice of Windsor. For further Funeral arrangements, please check www.windsorchapel.com

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Thomas “Tommy” Harris

Posted by on October 12, 2016

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Passed away peacefully on October 8, 2016 at Franklin Gardens Long Term Care Home.
Loving husband to Jamie Harris. Cherished son of Gordon & the late Gail (1999) Harris. Beloved brother to Gordon (Brenda), the late Dwayne (Diane), Carolin (Neil), and Ed (Sonya). Survived by his brother-in-law, Jeff Morand. Will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. The family would like to extend a thank you to Assisted Living Southwestern Ontario for their care and compassion over the years. Also, a thank you to Franklin Gardens Long Term Care for their care to Tommy.
In kindness, memorial donations may be made to A.L.S.O in Tommy’s name.
Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) on Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 10:30am until time of Chapel Service at 11:30am. Interment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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LaHaye, Anthony Joseph

Posted by on October 12, 2016

Passed away peacefully on October 5, 2016 with family by his side at the age of 96 years. Loving husband of 75 years to Edith “Teddy”. Dearest father to Cathy & Mark Oosting of Tecumseh, Vernon and Aqila of Oshawa and the late Judy (2008) & Wayne (1998) Godden. Loving grandpa to 9 grandchildren, and papa to 12 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandson. Tony retired after a long time career at Ford Motor Co. The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to Banwell Gardens for their exceptional care. Honouring Anthony’s wishes, his body has been donated to Western University in London.
A Memorial Mass will be held at Most Precious Blood Church, 1947 Meldrum, with date and time TBD. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in honour of Tony to your favourite charity.
Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd E 519.253.7234.
Online condolences and cherished memories may be left with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Nelson, Gemma Catherine

Posted by on October 12, 2016

Born into etnelsonernal life and received into the arms of the Lord, it is with sorrow that the family announces her passing after a short and courageous battle. She is predeceased by her parents Tony Avellino (2006) and Katie (2012). Loving mother to Dawn Tracey (Todd) and Tony. Cherished Grammie to Michael, Nicholas, Olivia, Nathaniel, and Maxwell. Survived by her brother Mario (late Linda) Avellino. She will be missed by many extended family and friends in Canada and Malta. She is reunited once again with her beloved pets Princess, King and Sasha. The family would like to extend a heart felt thank you to Hospice of Windsor. At Gemma’s request, a private family service has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. East, 519-273-7234. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of Windsor. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Deneweth, Elisabeth Louise

Posted by on October 12, 2016

It is with heavy heartdeneweths that we announce the passing of Betty on October 10, 2016 at the age of 76. Loving wife of 54 years to the late Jerry. Cherished mother of Michael (Jayne), Linda, David, Jerry, and Glenn (Angela). Much loved Nana of Nathan (Ashley), Stephanie, Ella, and Kylie. Predeceased by her parents, Flora and John Menyes. Proud owner of Cavalcade of Magic and Novelties for 25 years. Betty was an active member of the Moose Lodge. To keep Betty & Jerry’s memory alive, please visit Youtube.com and search Jerry Deneweth. The family would like to extend a thank you to the staff at Met Campus – 4th Floor and ICU for their care and compassion. In kindness, donations may be made to Community Living Windsor.
Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd E, 519.253.7234 on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 from 3-5 & 7-9. Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 10:30am in the Chapel. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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Scarpelli, Donald

Posted by on October 12, 2016

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Passed away peacefully on October 10, 2016 at the age of 55 years.
Beloved son to Charles Sr. and the late Claire Scarpelli. Loving brother to Peter and wife Barbara, Christine and husband Richard Martin, Angela and husband Paul Patrick, and Chuck and wife Marie-Anne. Will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, and all of his Community Living caregivers.
The family would like to extend a thank you to the staff at Leamington District Memorial Hospital for their care and compassion. A heartfelt thank you to Donald’s caregivers for the special care they have given him over the past 16 years. In kindness, memorial donations may be made in honour of Donald to Community Living Essex County.
Family and friends are asked to gather at Corpus Christi Church (1400 Cabana Rd W) on Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 9:30am until time of Mass at 10:30am. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd E 519.253.7234. Online condolences and cherished memories may be left with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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CAMPBELL, Veta (nee Smith)

Posted by on October 12, 2016

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Passed away peacefully on October 9, 2016 at the age of 85. Beloved wife of the late Rupert Campbell. Predeceased by several brothers and sisters in Jamaica. Dear aunt to many nieces and nephews. Loving godmother to Sharon Cockburn and family. Mrs. Campbell was a retired nurse from Metropolitan Hospital after many years of service. Thank you to Marsia Lawrence for taking time out to care for her over the last couple years and a special thank – you to Monica Nurse, Lynden Jarrett and Carrie Tennant for their unwavering love, support and friendship. “Auntie Veta” was loved by so many and was grateful for the many phone calls and visits she received from so many friends and family members. Also thank-you to the nurses and staff of 3 south at Hotel-Dieu Grace Healthcare (Prince Road) for their outstanding care. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 519-253-7234 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Sunday October 16, 2016 from 2-5p.m. Funeral Service on Monday October 17, 2016 at 10:30a.m. In the chapel. Interment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. In kindness memorial donations may be made to Transition to Betterness. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Hussein, Najibe

Posted by on October 12, 2016

Passed away on October 9, 2016 at the age of 75 years. She will be missed by family and friends. A funeral service will take place on Tuesday, October 11 , 2016 at 2pm at the Dominion Mosque (1320 Northwood Street). Interment to follow at Windsor Memorial Gardens. 0nline condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Chartrand, Marjorie Ann

Posted by on October 12, 2016

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Passed away peacefully with her family by her side. Loving wife and best friend of Gerald with whom she shared 66 wonderful years of marriage. Cherished and devoted mother of Mark and wife Lise, Brian and fiancée Michelle, Denise Tait and Cheryl Brush and husband Randy. Treasured grandma of Jean Pierre and wife Sherri, Marc Andre and wife Melissa, Christian and wife Katie, Derek and wife Marcy, Darren and wife Sarah, Brent and wife Meghann, Dawn and husband Uros, David, Randy Jr. and wife Brittany, and Cody and wife Lauren. Special great-grandma of 10 great- grandchildren. Predeceased by her sisters Beverly and Gertrude and survived by her sisters Charlotte and Joyce. Dear friend of Dianna and Victoria. She will also be missed by many nieces and nephews. Marjorie was an active member of the CWL of Most Precious Blood Church for over 50 years. She will always be remembered for her love and devotion given to her family. A special thank you Dr. Krayacich (Family Physician) and to the Doctors and Nurses at Windsor Regional Hospital- Ouellette Campus for the wonderful care and compassion given to Marjorie. Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East, 519-253-7234 on Thursday October 6, 2016 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers at 7:30 p.m. On Friday October 7, 2016 relatives and friends are invited to meet directly at Most Precious Blood Church (1947 Meldrum Rd.) for visitation from 10:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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SEBASTIAN, David Joseph

Posted by on October 12, 2016

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March 3, 1954- October 3, 2016
We are saddened to announce the sudden death of David Sebastian at 62 years of age. Beloved husband of Susan with whom he shared 37 years of marriage. Loving father of Tony Bourque, David Sebastian (Edmonton) and the late Joseph Sebastian (2007). Cherished grandfather of Alex Defaussess and Austin Sebastian – Murphy. Predeceased by his father Albert Sebastian, mother Joan Dennis (Linus), mother-in-law Helen Keith and father-in-law James Brindley. Dear brother of Eric Sebastian (Shujun), Albert Sebastian (Thunder Bay), and Kathy Marsden (Mark). He will also be missed by many nieces and nephews. David was a retired employee of Ford Motor Company of Canada and a member of Unifor Local 200 and United Association Local 488 (Plumber and Pipefitters). Visitation will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Central Chapel) 1700 Tecumseh Rd. East, 519-253-7234 on Thursday October 6, 2016 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service Friday October 7, 2016 at 12 Noon in the Chapel. Interment to follow at Victoria Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In kindness, memorial donations may be made to the United Way or the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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WAUGH, William James “Bill

Posted by on October 11, 2016

web_waugh_williamA gentle and very tired heart went to rest on October 10, 2016 at the age of 88 years.  Cherished husband of Madelyn (nee Grozelle) for over 62 years.  Dear father of Karen Waugh, Robyn Waugh and husband Greg Steel, Christopher Waugh and wife Anna, and Stacey Waugh.  Proud grandfather of Ashley, David, Alex, Sarah, and Matthew Waugh.  Son of the late C. Fred and Winnifred Waugh.  Brother of Harrison Waugh, and the late Louise Barth.  Will be sadly missed by grand-dogs Mikko, Angus, Jeannie. As owner operator of Windsor Shipping Agency, Bill was widely known and respected in the shipping industry.  Bill was a member of the Rotary Club 1918 since 1964, past President and board member of APPD and Windsor Transportation Club. If you so desire, donations to the John McGivney Centre or Windsor & Essex County Humane Society would be appreciated by the family.  Visiting Thursday from 6 pm-9 pm.  Funeral Service Friday 11:30 am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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MILNER, Carolyne Emma (Brouillette nee Moore)

Posted by on October 11, 2016

web_milner_carolyne76 years, passed away peacefully on October 10, 2016. Dear partner of George Taylor. Much loved mother of Thomas (Karen) Brouillette and Theresa Brouillette (Tom Niefer). Dear grandma of Andrea Stobie (John), Tommy Brouillette (Ashley), Bradley McIntosh and Patrick Clare and Mimi of Colton, Charlotte, Lucas and Lila. Dear sister of Barbara Ropac (Pete) and predeceased by Harold, Anthony and Marilyne.  Lovingly remembered by nieces, nephews, family and friends. Carolyne worked at the Inn of Windsor for many years and will be sadly missed by her collegues and friends there. If you so desire, donations to the Inn of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. A private family service was 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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GOETZ, Nicholas “Nick”

Posted by on October 10, 2016

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on October 10, 2016 at 81 years of age.  Beloved husband of 51 years to Margaret “Dickie” (nee Robinson).  Cherished father of David & his wife Giesela, and Michael & his wife Tina.  Adored papa of Michael Jr., Catherine, Gabriela, and Braeden.  Survived by his sisters Annie, Margie, Lizzie, Gertie, and Rosie and predeceased by his sister Bettie and brother Joey.  He will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and extended family members.  Nick retired from General Motors, Windsor Transmission in 2000.  A heartfelt thank you to the staff at Dr. Y. Emara Building for their compassionate care.  If you so desire, donations to the Alzheimer Society Windsor & Essex Co., Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Wednesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m.  On Thursday, there will be a Celebration of Nick’s Life at 12:30 p.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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SOUCHEREAU, John Roy

Posted by on October 10, 2016

Passed away on October 8, 2016 at 69 years of age. Cherished father of Kristine (Robert) Wolff. Beloved Grandpa of Robert and Adam. Dearest son-in-law of Myra and the late Frank. Dear brother-in-law of Mike (Dianne), Lewis, Janet (Mark) and uncle of Jamie (Ryan), Kerri (Josh) and Shaun. John retired from Chrysler Canada after 30 years of service. His love and dedication to his family will be greatly missed. If you so desire, donations to the World Wildlife Fund Canada would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Wednesday 3 – 5 p.m. and 7 – 9 p.m. Funeral on Thursday at 1:00 p.m. 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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ROCK, Franklin David

Posted by on October 10, 2016

Died peacefully, after a long courageous battle, on October 9, 2016, at the age of 75.  Loving father of Jeff, Kimberly, Daniel and wife Heather.  Dear grandfather of Leah, Ethan and Dylan.  Survived by his siblings James, Judy and Gary St. Denis, Terry and the late Gerald.  Loving uncle of Kelly, Carrie-Lynn, and Don.  Franklin will be remembered for his good sense of humour, his big heart, strong resolve and his love of sports.  He will be missed deeply by all who knew him.  If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Lung Association would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Wednesday 11:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 1:00 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Interment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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COMARTIN, Claire Marie (nee St. Pierre)

Posted by on October 9, 2016

Peacefully embraced by God on October 8, 2016 and lovingly returned to her beloved parents, the late Rosella and Laurent St. Pierre, her devoted husband, Jean Paul (2006) and her baby brother Francis. Tearfully survived by her daughter Paulette & husband Gary Renaud, her son Robert & four surviving grandcats Rascal, Cracker, Maybelline and Billy. Survived by her sister, Corinne Marcoux (Raynald); Raymond St. Pierre, brother-in-law Jerry Lewis (Marie); sisters-in-law Dorothy St. Pierre (Edmond), MaryAnne Comartin (Gerard), Victor St. Pierre (Rita); longtime friends Cecile Desmarais & Agnes Renaud, friends & neighbours, cousins, nieces & nephews & her children’s friends, whom she treated like her own children. Claire Marie is now reunited with her loved ones who have pre-deceased her: Marie Lewis, Edmond St. Pierre, Jeanette & Clarence Tremblay, Stella Lachapelle, Agnes & Lawrence Beneteau & her parents-in-law, Rosalie & William Comartin & their children: Bernadette & Armand Marentette, Cora, Bella, Evangeline & George, Lucie & Benoit, Gerard, Emma & Eloi, Yvonne Hauck, Stella & Denis St. Pierre, Germaine & Julien Lebert.   If you so desire, donations to the Humane Society of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Thursday 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Prayers Thursday 3:30 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Friday, family and friends are invited to meet at Our Lady of the Atonement Church after 9:00 a.m. until the Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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FORD, Darlene (Gagnier) of Harrow

Posted by on October 9, 2016

 

 

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63 years. Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on October 9, 2016. Loving wife of Paul. Dear mom of Charmaine (Melody) Ford, Harrow. Proud grandma of Dakota and Kaleb. Predeceased by her parents Omer and Leona. Loving daughter-in-law of Jeanette and the late Tom Ford. Dear sister of Kathy (Chuck) Geraedts, Kingsville, Lorry-Ann (Dominic) Cristofaro, Amherstburg, Lee-Ann (John) Pare, London, Omer (Leah) Gagnier, Toronto and the late Deanna (Cliff) Gauthier. Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation Tuesday 7-9 p.m. Funeral Wednesday October 12, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Elder Richard Douglas officiating. Interment at Colchester Memorial Cemetery. If you so desire donations may be made to Leamington District Memorial Hospital Foundation (Erie Shores Hospice). You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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BRADFORD, Linda (nee Cowan)

Posted by on October 8, 2016

Peacefully on October 7, 2016 at the age of 67, with her loving husband of 45 years, Harry, and precious daughter, Melissa, by her side.  Dearest mother of Kathryn, Pamela, and Melissa Craig and husband Michael.  Cherished grandmother of Mercedes Dawson, Emily Dawson, Parker Dawson, Carter Dawson, and Gideon Craig.   Survived by her siblings, Margaret Sudds (the late Howard) and Archibald Cowan (Gloria) and predeceased by James Cowan.  Linda will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and friends.  Linda will forever be remembered as a beautiful woman who gave generously and asked for nothing in return. Special thanks to Dr. Shukla and Dr. Cheung of Windsor, and Dr. Fung, Dr. Malik, the ENT nurses and staff, and the palliative care nurses and staff at Victoria Hospital in London.  If you so desire, donations to the Downtown Mission would be appreciated by the family.  Cremation has taken place.  Memorial Visitation Wednesday 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.  Memorial Service Thursday at 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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