YORKE: Larry B. of Markdale

Posted by on September 8, 2013

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Passed away at Grey Bruce Health Services-Markdale, Sunday September 8,2013. Larry Burton Yorke of R.R.#7 Markdale at the age of 68. Beloved husband of Linda Yorke. Dear father of Shawna Lee Yorke of Aurora, Jeff Burton Yorke of Hamilton. Loving son of Dorothy Masse of Leamington. Predeceased by sister Heather Ong. Cremation with private family arrangements. If desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Arrangement entrusted to May Funeral Home, 63 Main St. E. Markdale, ON N0C 1H0. On line condolences at www.mayfh.ca.

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Lyons, Irene of Leamington

Posted by on September 7, 2013

LyonsIrenePaper copy89 years, passed away surrounded by her family on Thursday, September 5, 2013 at Hospice Residence. Beloved wife of the late Grant (1986). Dear mother of Peter and Lorie Lyons, Richard and Jeanne Lyons. Loving grandmother of Stephanie and Stephen, Cameron and Lisie, Jennifer, Kimberly and Jonathon, Melissa and Adam and great grandmother of Sophia, Amelia and Pierson. Dear sister of the late Roy Coburn and wife Betty. Irene will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Irene’s life at the Funeral Home on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 11 a.m. Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Hospice of Windsor. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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MOORE: Milton Anthony “Tony” of Essex, Ontario

Posted by on September 6, 2013

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passed quickly with family by his side on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Judith (1996) and Joanne. Loving dad of Cynthia Chambers (Michael), Wendy Moore, Lori Cote, Johnna Wittchen (Doug) and Sean Moore. Proud Papa of Jennifer, Jeremy, late Matthew, Joshua, Daron, Zachary, Samantha, Michelle and Emily. Dearest brother of Barbara, Carolyn, Marilyn and the late Harold. Tony will also be remembered and missed by many nieces and nephews. After 42 years of service as an environmental supervisor, Tony retired from Ford Motor Co. In his years of retirement, he enjoyed traveling, teaching Tai Chi, volunteering at Hospice and Hotel Dieu’s coffee bar and spending time with his family. The family would like to give special thanks to the nurses and support workers from Saint Elizabeth’s for the special care they gave Tony. An open house to celebrate Tony’s life will take place on what would have been his 79th birthday, September 15, 2013 at Rizzo’s Crossing Reception Hall, 23 Victoria Ave., Essex from 2 to 5 pm. Donations may be made to the MS Society or Henry Ford Hospital by contacting the Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) or at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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LASWON: Jack of Essex, Ontario

Posted by on September 6, 2013

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It is with deep sadness that I announce the passing of my loving husband of 60 years, Jack, after a short battle with cancer. Left with empty hearts are his wife Jean, son Mark (Karen) and granddaughter Terri Ann. Jack is predeceased by his daughter Donna (1995) and 3 sisters and 1 brother of St. Thomas. Jack was born in St. Thomas on Feb. 3, 1932. The son of William and Hazel Lawson. Jack started his career in St. Thomas at the Beer Store and stayed employed with them for 38 years, finishing his career in Essex. Jack will miss his visits to the legion where he enjoyed playing pool with his friends and also his daily visits to Tim Horton’s for coffee with more friends. Jack was a life member of the Royal Canadian Legion Br. 201, Essex and was heavily involved with many activities with them. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Thursday 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Jack’s life will be held from the funeral home on Friday, September 6, 2013 at 11 am. Rev. Kim Gilliland officiating. Royal Canadian Legion Service Thursday 7 pm. Interment Greenhill Cemetery, Kingsville. Memorial donations made to the charity of choice would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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TETREAULT, J. Anthony (Tony), of Tilbury

Posted by on September 5, 2013

TETREAULT, Tony, oval77 years, of Tilbury, born September 10, 1935, entered into rest on Wednesday, September 4, 2013.  Beloved husband of Yvonne (Tulen).  Loving and caring father of Bernard and wife Sue Tetreault, Laura and husband Paul Ke, Jacqueline and husband Clint Brown, Peter Tetreault and wife Carole Tomajko.  Cherished grandfather of Meghan and Neil Simond, James and Gabrielle Sauve, Timothy Tetreault; Spencer, Justin, and Vanessa Ke; Anais, Kiana, and André Brown.  Predeceased by parents Arthur and Lena (Audette) Tetreault.  Dear brother-in-law of the late Mary and surviving husband Alex Rivard, John and Germain Tulen, Jack and Adeline Tulen, Jim and Lise Tulen, Betty-Ann and Ken Michie.  Dearly missed by many nieces and nephews.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Friday.  Funeral service from the funeral home Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 10 a.m., then to St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury for Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m.  Interment at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery.  Memorial donations to Canadian Cancer Society appreciated.

 

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Bedard: Irma formerly of Courtright

Posted by on September 5, 2013

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At Bluewater Health on Wednesday, September 4, 2013, IRMA LILLIAN (SWIFT) BEDARD, age 92 formerly of Courtright, passed away with loving family and friends by her side. She was the loving wife of the late William J. Bedard (1987) and dear mother of Paul and his wife Judy of Mississauga and Bradley and his wife Kathy of Sarnia, grandmother of Ashley (Bob), Nick (Jenna) and Chloe and Ryan, Matthew and Katelyn, sister in law of Jackie (Bedard) McLellan. Many nieces and nephews also survive. She was predeceased by her son Dale, grandson Grant and six brothers and sisters. She was the daughter Ernest and Lillian Swift, Irma was a lifelong Lambton County resident. She was an active member of the Catholic Women’s League and enjoyed her St. Clair riverside home and her many friends. She was a loving mother, grandmother and friend. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church in Corunna on Saturday, September 7th at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at the D.J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Friday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. Memorial gifts to the Canadian Kidney Foundation or the Children’s Make A Wish Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

“The family would like to thank the staff of Vision Nursing Home and Bluewater Health Palliative Care for their wonderful care.” 

 

The D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre

102 N. Victoria St.

Sarnia, ON., N7T 5W9

Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through djrobb@cogeco.net

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Parry, Rick

Posted by on September 5, 2013

web_Parry_RickPassed away suddenly on September 1, 2013 at the age of 57 years in Saskatchewan.  Loving dad to Michael (Brandi), Lindsay (Ronnie), and Brittany (Moe).  Cherished Papa to Myia and Kobe.  Dear son to the late Edward and Marie Parry.  Beloved brother to Sandra (late Al), Jack (Kathie), Kirk (Jack), Mark (Laurie), and David and Sandra Marchand.  Rick will be missed by his many nieces, nephews, and friends.  If you so desire memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.  Visiting Sunday 10-12 noon followed by funeral services at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, donations online to www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Panayotakos, Helen

Posted by on September 1, 2013

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Passed away with her loving family by her side on August 31st, 2013 at the age of 81 years. Loving wife to the late Nicholas Panayotakos. Dear mother to Vivian Panayotakos, Ken and wife Anna Panayotakos of Greece, Mike Panayotakos,  and Philip Panayotakos and partner Lesley. Loving grandmother to Nellie Berlie, Eleni Panayotakos and Nicholas Panayotakos. Dear sister to George and Souzana Karydis of Greece. Helen was a very loving and selfless person who devoted her entire life to her family. Through her love and actions, she instilled strong family values to both her children and her grandchildren. She was truly beautiful inside and out.  Helen will be greatly missed and will live forever in our memories and in our hearts.  If you so desire memorial donations to the Diabetes Wellness Centre would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 7-9 p.m. Thrice Holy Hymn Service Wednesday 8 p.m. and Thursday 10 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Procession to Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church, 65 Ellis St. E. for funeral service Thursday 10:30 a.m. Interment Windsor Memorial Gardens. www.familiesfirst.ca

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WARMENHOVEN: Gerard of Leamington

Posted by on September 1, 2013

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A resident of Leamington, Gerard Warmenhoven passed away at the Leamington District Memorial Hospital on Friday, August 30, 2013 at the age of 67. He was born in Holland and was the son of the late John and Gerarda Warmenhoven. Predeceased by his dear friend Mae. Loving brother to John F. (Barbara), Hans (Irene), Jack , Franz, Anne Moore (Neal) and Debbie Allsop (Chris). Also remembered by several nieces and nephews.  In keeping with Gerard’s wishes cremation has taken place and no services will be held. Arrangements entrusted to Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519) 326-2631. Memorial donations to honour Gerard’s life can be made to the charity of your choice and would be appreciated by the family. Memories and condolences can be shared at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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REYNOLDS, Julie Anne “Sis” (nee Reaume)

Posted by on August 31, 2013

WEB_Reynolds_JuliePassed away peacefully with her family by her side on August 31, 2013 at 87 years of age. Predeceased by her beloved husband of 55 years, John “Bud” Reynolds. Cherished mother of Robert & wife Mary, Charles & wife Gwen and Brian & wife Cathy. Predeceased by her much loved daughter Martha (1977). Treasured Nana of Erin & husband Adam Marcotte, Meghan & husband Matthew McLeod, Alissa, Shannah and Nicholas. Predeceased by her parents, Henry and Marie Reaume of Sandwich. Loving sister of Lawrence Reaume, Edward Reaume and June Dupuis. Aunt Sis to many nieces and nephews. Missed by her precious Bijon, Annie. Julie was an award winning realtor and spending many years selling real estate and managing real estate offices throughout Windsor, including AE Lepage, Schuster, National Trust and ReMax Realty. She was a proud and devoted member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church for over 55 years. Julie was a kind, caring mother and a most cherished Nana. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor Goodfellows or the Windsor Alzheimer’s Society would be appreciated by the family. Visiting will be Wednesday from 3-5 and 7-9 at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 On Thursday, family and friends are invited to meet after 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 4401 Mount Royal Drive, followed by a Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment following at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

Julie will be terribly missed for her patience, good humour and singing.

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COLENUTT, Frank of Essex, Ontario

Posted by on August 30, 2013

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WindsorStarFrame copyWas born on the family farm on Friday, April 5, 1929 and passed peacefully at the same farm surrounded by family on Thursday, August 29, 2013. Beloved husband of Doris (nee Hyland) for 60 years on June 6. Loving father of the late Lea Anne (Jan., 1973), Lois Lewis (David), Warren Douglas (Wendy), Laurence, Neil (Maeve), Beth (Brad Iles) and Charles. Proud grandpa of Lori-Beth, Patricia, Chase, Ashley, Kevin, Paige, David, Chris, Nicholas, Justin, Jennifer, Michael and Bob. Dearest brother of Harry (Hazel), Edna Jackson (late Norman), Mary Demars (late George) and predeceased by his brothers Burt and Nelson. Dear brother-in-law of  Bertha Nelson Collins, the late Morley Hyland (August 28, 2013) (Sylvia), Walter Hyland (Muriel), Jean Hyland, Edna Nicholas (Eugene), Wayne Hyland (Ann) and Marie Hyland. Frank will also be remembered by many nieces and nephews. Frank was a lifelong farmer on Gesto Road. His favourite pastime was hunting. He will be forever missed by his family. Visiting will take place at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Monday 2-4 and 7-9 pm and on Tuesday evening 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Frank’s life will be held from the funeral home on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 11 am. Pastor David McCrorie officiating. Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Memorial Donations made to Windsor Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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HYLAND, Morley Alfred of Essex, Ontario

Posted by on August 30, 2013

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Passed peacefully surrounded by his family on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital at 84 years of age. Beloved husband of Sylvia (nee Scott) for almost 54 years. Proud and loving father of Karen Racicot (Jerome), Sharon Haggins (Brian), Scott (the late Dr. Janny) and Deanna Bonneau (Tom). Cherished grandpa of Craig (Ashley), Pamela, Matthew, Phillip, Cole, Wesley, Corrie and Sarah. Morley was predeceased by his parents Garnet & Gertrude Hyland. Dearest brother of Bertha Nelson Collins, Doris Colenutt (the late Frank) (August 29, 2013), Walter (Muriel), Jean Hyland, Edna Nicholas (Eugene), Wayne (Ann), Marie Hyland and brother in law of Doug Scott (Karen) and Randy Scott (Margaret). He will also be remembered and missed by many nieces and nephews. Morley was a lifelong dairy farmer. He was the past president of the Essex/Kent Holstein Club. He was also a longtime active member of Essex United Church. His blessed life was centred around his family, his church and his farm. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex on Monday 2-4 and 7-9 pm and on Tuesday at Essex United Church, 53 Talbot Street South, Essex from 1230 until time of Funeral Service to celebrate Morley’s life at 130 pm. Linda Blair officiating. Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Oldcastle. Memorial donations made to the Essex United Church Memorial Fund would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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GOEBEL, George

Posted by on August 30, 2013

web_Goebel_GeorgeIt is with heavy hearts we announce that George Goebel passed away after a long and courageous battle with cancer on August 30, 2013 at the age of 51 with his family by his side. He leaves behind his cherished wife, Kim and beloved son, George, his father in law Tom Heyfron, mother in law Linda Watts, sister in law Emily Beatty and husband John and beautiful niece Natalie and dear nephew Adam. George was proud to be a Letter Carrier for Canada Post for 25 years and worked out of “Station A” for most of his career. George was an avid Windsor and Essex County history buff and loved to sit and talk with older generations about their lives growing up here.  Donations made to The Hospice Residence as an expression of sympathy would be appreciated by the family. Many thanks to all the excellent caregivers who supported George during his illness. On Sunday, there will be a Memorial Visitation at 3 pm followed by a Celebration of George’s life at 4:30 pm 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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HARRIS, Sally Patricia of Harrow

Posted by on August 30, 2013

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The worlsallyharrisd’s loss is heavens gain. Sally passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side after being an inspirational warrior in her battle, Born in Cardiff Wales. Loving mother of Scott (Andrea) Anita (Duarte) and Lee will be greatly missed by special friend Ed Maciorowski, Cherished Grannie of Stevie Harris, Brenden, Preston, and Makenna Medeiros. Dear daughter of Jim (deceased) and Kay Ashdown, Sister to Susan (Alan) Hodkinson, David and Kathryn Ashdown, Peter and Barbara Ashdown, who all live in Britain, she will be sadly missed by many Nieces and Nephews, Friend and confidant of Roger for 47 years. Sally was a Hairdresser owning salons in both Amherstburg and Harrow, Her many, many wonderful friends and clients will remember her for her gentle spirit, loving nature, heartfelt kindness, her sense of humour and  her crazy HATS. She was a great inspiration to everyone who had the privilege of knowing her. Sally’s love for nature could only be suppressed by her love for Family. She will be sadly missed but never forgotten, our time together will never be over, you are in our hearts. At Sally’s request her ashes will be placed at locations she loved. A celebration of her life will take place at Camoes Portuguese Club, 390 Sinasac Ave W, Harrow, on Sunday September 1st, 2013, from 4- 8 p.m. Service at 7:00 pm. A special thank you to Linda Walsh for your support of Sally and driving her to her many appointments. Thank you also to Dr. Hamm and the Staff at Windsor Regional Cancer Centre and Hospice for their compassion and care, In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice Windsor Essex 6038 Empress St. Windsor, ON N8T 1B5, would be really and truly appreciated in Sally’s name.

GERALD A. SMITH FUNERAL HOME 197 King St. W. Harrow 519-738-6662.Online condolences can be made to www.geraldasmith.ca

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SHAFAR, Teresa

Posted by on August 29, 2013

web_Shafar_MarieTeresa left us on August 29, 2013 at the age of 86 years and took her beautiful smile with her. Predeceased by her husband Steven (1982), son Kenneth (1986) and Albert (1994).  Cherished mother of Bernard  (Nancy), Betty Lachapelle (Jan), Nancy, and Shirley Kavanaugh.  Treasured grandmother of 41 grandchildren and spouses.  Loving great grandmother of 24 and 5 great great grandchildren.  Will be sadly missed by sister Margaret Gray, Mich.  Together again with late parents Duncan and Sadie Cairns.  Life time friend of Edna Kyle. Visiting Friday from 6-9 pm.  Visiting will continue on Saturday at 9:30 am until time of Funeral Service at 11:30 am at Families First 1065 LAUZON RD. East Windsor (519-969-5841).  Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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BALVERT, Emerentia “Em” of Harrow

Posted by on August 29, 2013

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87 years August 27, 2013. Predeceased by her husband Adrian Balvert (1999). Beloved wife of Peter Manshande. Loving mother of Casey (Karen) Balvert, Govert (Rose) Balvert, John (Betty) Balvert, Mary Ann (Gary) Bryce, Lori (Jeff) Curtis, and her extended family the late John Manshande (2013), Elsie (Brad) Seltzer, Vera Manshande, (Rod Strickland), Bill (Debbie) Manshande, Marion Manshande and their families. Loving oma of Vicki (Greg), Kristine (Bryan), Karen (Bill), Jennifer (Julien), Danny (Sandra), Brian, Michael (Heather), Shelley (Jason), Lisa (Chad), Adrian, Allison, Holly and the late Jessie (1994) and Jeff (2002). Loving great oma of William, Ryan, Andrew, Jaylyn, Emee, Kevin, Autumn, Wyatt, Adrian, Darren and Logan. Dear sister of Kees and John. Predeceased by her brothers Harp, Arie, Henry, Chris, Ted, Martin, Peter and Govert. Also remembered by several nieces and nephews. Resting at GERALD A. SMITH FUNERAL HOME 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation Thursday September 5, 2013 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Parish and CWL Prayers at 7:30 p.m. Family and friends are invited to meet at 9:00 a.m. Friday September 6, 2013 at St. Anthony of Padua Church 120 Munger St. W. Harrow, for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. with Fr. Rick Janisse officiating. Interment at Colchester Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Canadian Diabetes or Alzheimer’s Society You may send your online condolences and share memories at www.geraldasmith.ca

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VAN LOON, William “Bill”

Posted by on August 29, 2013

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72 years, passed away August 28, 2013 at Metropolitan Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Loving father of Connie Van Loon (Phil Somr). Devoted Opa of Tyler, Savannah and Sierra. Dear brother of Frans, Marijke, Ria, and the late Nellie, Antoon and Riny all of Holland. Dear step-father of Steve Woloszyn (Lucy), Tony Woloszyn (Linda) and Susan Woloszyn (Archie Cormier). Ex-husband and dear friend of the late Marie Van Loon. Sadly missed by many family, friends and colleagues. Bill was the proud owner of Van Loon Construction Surveys and Layouts for over 30 years.  He was a longtime member of O.A.C.E.T.T. and a member of the Knights of Columbus, Council 4375. If you so desire, donations to the charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 3-5 & 7-9 pm with K of C prayers at 7:30pm . Funeral service Tuesday 11:30 am 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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VASILODIMITRAKIS, Paraskevi “Pat”

Posted by on August 29, 2013

WEB_Vasilodimitrakis_ParaskeviOn August 29, 2013 at 68 years of age.  Beloved wife of 46 years to Aristides.  Cherished mother of Maria, Efi and her husband Jon.  Loving Yiayia of Seraphina, Arry Noah, Isabel and Elizabeth.  Daughter of the late Christos and Sophia Kossivakis. Dear sister of Kassiani (Kosta) Maropoulos, Lambros (Fotini) Kossivaki, the late Aliki Lambrakis, Kiki Malamos, George (Altani) Kossivaki, Lily Stamoulis, Niko (Nausika) Kossivaki and sister-in-law of Louie and Kiki Vasilodimitrakis, Kosta Vasilodimitrakis.  Dear aunt of Mary, Alex, Helen, Paul, Georgina and many more in Greece.  Also fondly remembered by Len Hart. Special thanks to Dr. Elfiki, the staff of the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre and the staff of the 4th floor Metropolitan Oncology.  If you so desire, donations to Transition to Betterness would be appreciated by the family.  Visiting Friday 3-5pm and 7-9pm.  Prayers Friday 8pm.  Funeral Saturday 10am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church for Mass at 10:30am.  Interment, Windsor Memorial Gardens.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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DUBE, Lloyd George of Harrow

Posted by on August 29, 2013

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72 years. August 28, 2013 Beloved husband of Shirley Reh-Dube (nee Howie). Predeceased by his first wife Elvira (Gomes) (1991). Loving dad of Lynne and Rainer Pahl, Harrow, Tracy and David Cherry, Windsor, Terry Dube and Kristi Taylor, Windsor, Tina and Matt Schwab, Amherstburg. Also remembered by his step children Debbie and Ron Pigeon, Rick and Karen Reh, Jeff and Sue Reh, Greg and Lori Reh. Loving grandpa of Blue, Nathan, Clayton, Aubrey, Claire, Emery and his step grandchildren Eric, Carl, Tyler (Michelle), Jenna, Connor, Mitchell (Vanessa), Glenn, Steven, Carter and soon to arrive his first great grandson. Predeceased by his father George, mother Flossie (Gibb), In-laws Jose and Idalina Gomes, Robert and Dorothy Howie. Dear brother of Gary and Sandra Dube, Judy and Charles Graham. Dear brother-in-law of Charlie and Mary Jane Gomes, Bud and Betty Howie, Linda and Wayne Nichol. Predeceased by Alice, Mrs. Humberto Carvalho. Also remembered by several nieces and nephews. Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation Monday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. K of C Council 5350 prayers at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at the funeral home Tuesday September 3, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Rick Janisse officiating. Interment Colchester Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Prostate Cancer or Harrow United Church. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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Parent, Lawrence “Larry”

Posted by on August 28, 2013

web_Parent_LarryOn August 28, 2013 at the age of 76 years.  Survived by his wife Hilda.  Predeceased by his wife Erika (2002).  Loving father of Michelle, Richard and wife Hillary.  Step-father of Karen Manzerolle and Kim Manzerolle.  Treasured grandfather of Zachary, Jacob and Sydney.  Dear brother of Gloria Lesonsky, Nancy Beale and husband John. Predeceased by his brothers Donald (2007) and survived by his wife Ellen, Walter (2010), his first wife Bernice (1994) and survived by Walter’s wife Pamela.   Also survived by his step-brother Melvin Orr and many nieces, nephews and cousins.  Predeceased by his parents Clarence (1986) and Helen (1957).  Larry was an avid Montreal Canadiens fan and also enjoyed other sports activities.  He was a member of the K. of C. Council # 4924.  Larry loved his family dearly, especially his grandchildren.  If you so desire, donations to It’s in Your Jeans, Downtown Mission or Goodfellows of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Friday 3:00-5:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m.  Knight of Columbus Bishop J.T. Kidd Council #4924 (Riverside) prayers Friday at 7:30 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor (519-969-5841).  Friends and family are invited to meet Saturday at St. John Vianney Church, 385 Dieppe Street after 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass at 11:00 a.m.  Interment at Victoria Memorial Gardens.  Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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HOMOLKA, Adolf “Al” Edmund

Posted by on August 28, 2013

WEB_Homolka_Adolf82 years, on August 27, 2013 passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of 63 years to Anna. Loving father of Patti & Tom Stillings, Barb Homolka, Sandy & Paul Layfield and Wendy & Jamie O’Neil. Loved grandfather of Jeff & Bit, Jamie & Heidi, Ryan, Sean, Samantha, Hannah, Dylan, Cara & Euge, Jeremy and great grandfather of Lorelei, Landon and Eva. Al will be sadly missed by many family and friends both in Canada and the USA. He was a proud veteran of the US Air Force and retired from General Electric in Michigan after many years of service. In retirement, he was able to enjoy his love of farming and gardening and spent many hours “putzing” in his garage with a cigar never far away. More recently, Al could be found motoring around in the Sandwich West Parkway area in his red electric wheel chair.  If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday 3-5 & 7-9 pm. Funeral service Friday 11:30 am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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SANTAROSSA, Marina (nee Taiariol)

Posted by on August 28, 2013

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Passed away peacefully after a long illness at the age of 72 years.  Loving wife to Luciano.  Loved mom to Roberto & Christine and Lisa & Paul Lozelle.  Cherished Nonna of Marc, Sean, Nicholas and Emily.  Beloved sister of her twin brother the late Mario Taiariol and survived by sister Mirella Taiariol.  Survived by many brothers & sisters in-law and nieces and nephews.  Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd. on Friday August 30, 2013 from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm.  Parish prayers Friday at 7:30 pm.  Funeral service will be held on Saturday August 31, 2013 at 10:00 am from the Banwell Chapel then to Good Shepherd Parish- St. Gregory Site (13789 St. Gregory Rd., Tecumseh) for funeral Mass at 10:30 am.  Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In memory of Marina, donations may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada (Envelopes available at the funeral home).  On-line condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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WILSON, ETHEL (nee Bartlett)

Posted by on August 28, 2013

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Passed away peacefully at Leamington Hospital on August 22, 2013 at 97 years of age.  Predeceased by her husband Donald (1983).  Loving mother to Catherine Tanner (Bob), Carol Pyne (Ian).  Cherished grandmother of 5 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.  Dear sister to Mildred Heller (the late Hans) and predeceased by brother Howard Bartlett (the late Theresa).  Survived by several nieces and nephews.  Ethel was a life member of the Order of the Eastern Star – Essex.  We would like to thank the staff of Kingsville Court, Lori on 2nd Floor at Leamington Hospital, Dr. Kelton and our neighbour Pat Powell. Your exceptional care and compassion for Mom and us was greatly appreciated.  Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Avenue East, Essex (519-776-4233) on Sunday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Service to celebrate Ethel’s life on Monday, August 26, 2013 at 11 a.m. from the funeral home.  Captain Corey Vincent officiating.  Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow funeral luncheon.  Memorial donations to the Salvation Army Citadel – Essex or to the Leamington Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Family & Friends may share their memories of Ethel at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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LACHANCE-LANDRY, Danielle (nee Lachance)

Posted by on August 27, 2013

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Surrounded by her loving family on August 24th, 2013 at the age of 57. Loving wife to Andre Landry Sr. of 42 years. Devoted mother to Andre Jr. Landry (Jennifer) and Crystal Landry (Chris). Dearest grandmother to Cheyenne, Dallas, Hunter and Meadow. Predeceased by parents Richard and Yvette Lachance. Daughter-in-law of the late Maurice and Mona Landry. Loving sister to Yvonne Moore, Sandy Smith, Lorraine Clark, Peter Smith, Marc Lachance, Michelle Moxon and Corrine Meloche (Phil). Predeceased by brother Robert Smith and sister Linda Smith. Dear sister-in-law to Mariette, Nicole (Brian), Carole (Fred), Jo-Anne (Bill), Annette (the late Mark), Chantalle (Valdemiro) and the late Lucy. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Special thanks to the 3rd floor I.C.U. staff at Windsor Regional Hospital. If you so desire, donations to the Make a Wish Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Cremation service was held. Friends are invited to join the family for a graveside service on Friday at 2:30pm Heavenly Rest Cemetery (5005 Howard Avenue). Arrangements entrusted to Families First 1065 Lauzon East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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McCourt- Patricia Lynne “Patti”

Posted by on August 27, 2013

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(Nee Bennett) Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at the age of 59 years on August 22, 2013 at Windsor Regional Hospital-Metropolitan Campus. Loving and devoted wife of 37 years to Michael. Cherished mother of Jessica McCourt- Hughes & husband Simon Hughes, Colleen McCourt & Jim Glendinning, Matthew McCourt and wife Melissa and Patrick McCourt. Loved and cherished Nana of Sydney, Shae, Bailey, Breely, Berlin, Caitlin, Adam, Matthew, and Emmalea. Dear daughter of the late Arnold and Sonia Bennett. Dear sister of Richard Bennett and wife Darleen. Dear Sister-in-law of Don and Cathy McCourt, Maribeth Suzor, Susan McBride and her late husband Michael, Tim and Cyndy McCourt, Jack and Cindy McCourt. Many nieces and nephews survive. She was a member of St. Theresa Church. Visiting at the WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOMES LTD. (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Road East on Sunday August 25, 2013 from 7 to 9pm and Monday August 26, 2013 from 2 to 5pm & 7 to 9pm. Prayers Monday at 4:30pm. Relatives and friends will be received on Tuesday August 27, 2013 at St. Theresa Church (1991  Norman Road) from 10am until time of Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. As your expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Windsor Essex County Cancer Foundation or to the Canadian Diabetic Association. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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