McQueen, Hadley of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on February 28, 2013

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91 years, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 22, 2013 at the Sun Parlor Home in Leamington. Beloved husband of the late Anne (2008). Loving father of Judy Greenwood (Bob), Patrick McQueen (Maria), Cheryl McQueen, Mary Jane Weingott (Simon) and loving step-father of Pat Whittle (Keith), Michael Cincurak (Christina), Helen Symons (Garry), Mark Cincurak (Wendy), Kathy Faubert (Duane). Special grandfather to 15 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. Survived by step-sister Lois Hudvagner (Tony) and brother-in-law John Konecnik. Dear uncle to many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by siblings Bernice Froehlich (Lloyd), Balfour McQueen (Jean), Peregrine McQueen, Betty Ouellette (Del), Lorraine Skov (Erick). Hadley owned and operated McQueen Brothers Machine & Welding for many years. He was a proud veteran of World War II serving with the Royal Canadian Navy, based out of Halifax. Hadley was a long standing member of the Royal Canadian Legion Br. 84, Leamington. Hadley was a charter member of St. Michael’s Council 4501 Knights of Columbus. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Hadley’s life will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 10 a.m. Deacon Alex Litt officiating. Royal Canadian Legion Br. 84 Service Friday at 7 p.m. followed by Council 4501 Knights of Columbus Prayers. Interment at Lakeview Cemetery to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Parkinson’s Society, the Sun Parlor Home, Alzheimer Society or a charity of your choice. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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McNeil, Dr. J. Keith of Leamington

Posted by on February 28, 2013

McNeil, J Keith83 years, Passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of Nancy McNeil (nee Gibson). Dear father of  Elizabeth A. Schaefer, Ian K. McNeil (Flora), Rebecca Polak (Andrew). Loving grandfather of Kaitlyn and Craig McNeil, Rebecca Schaefer, John, Henry and Emily Polak. Predeceased by a brother, Ross McNeil (Elinor). Survived by a number of nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday 6-9 p.m. Memorial Service to celebrate Keith’s life at the Funeral Home on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 11 a.m. Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Breast Cancer Foundation or the charity of your choice. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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KLIE, Lyla May (Blackman) of Harrow

Posted by on February 27, 2013

KLIE,lyla Lyla May (Blackman)

92  years. Passed away peacefully on  February 27, 2013.  Beloved wife of the late Edward Klie (1975). Loving mother of Vivian Affleck and husband Art. Loving grandmother of David Affleck (Linda), Keith Affleck (Heidi), Laurie McMahon (Jack). Great grandmother of T.J., Ian, Seth and Bridget. Predeceased by her parents Mary and James Blackman, brothers Lewis and Edward Blackman and sister Pearl Clark. Lyla and her husband Eddie ran Klie’s Store in the heart of Colchester for many years. She was a Life Member of Thistle Rebekah Lodge 194 for 65 years and a Past Noble Grand. Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow Friday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.  A service to celebrate Lyla’s life will be held Saturday March 2, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Christ Church Colchester, 45 Bagot St. Colchester Village with Deacon Gene Lotz officiating. Interment Christ Church Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Christ Church Colchester or charity of your choice. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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FORSTER, Brian James

Posted by on February 26, 2013

WEB_Forester_BriannewIt is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Brian on February 26, 2013 at the age of 61 years.  Loving husband and best friend to June, with whom he celebrated 41     years of wonderful marriage. Cherished father to Tracey and Mike and the late Andrea. Precious Pepe to Nolan. Loved son to Isabelle and the late Gilbert Forster. Beloved brother to six sisters and three brothers. Dear son-in-law to John and Joan Nichols. Brian will be missed by his many sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews and his special friend of 50 years Greg Blondin. Visiting Friday 3-5, 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers Friday at Families First 2130 Front Road LaSalle, 519-969-5841. On Saturday, family and friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church (219 Sacred Heart Drive) LaSalle after 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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CAMPBELL, Ruby (Jones) of Alvinston, ON

Posted by on February 26, 2013

Campbell, RubyAt CEE site of Bluewater Health, Petrolia on Tuesday, February 26, 2013, Ruby Irene (nee Jones) Campbell of Alvinston in her 97th year.  Predeceased by her husbands, Arthur Blackmore (1963), Bill Abbott (1974) and Douglas Campbell (1996).  Survived by her children, Ken Blackmore of Oldcastle, Shirley Blackmore of Port Stanley, Richard Blackmore of Toronto and Robert Blackmore of Alvinston, as well as 14 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.  Predeceased by her son Douglas Blackmore (1975) and daughter Maxine Ross (1998) and 2 sisters, Audrey Jones and Hazel Lacey and brother Norman Jones.  Relatives and friends will be received at the Van Heck Visitation Centre, 3232 River St., Alvinston on Thursday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service will be held on Friday March 1, 2013 at 11 a.m. Pastor Mervin Jaques officiating.  Interment to follow at the Alvinston Cemetery.  Memorial donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or Community of Christ Church, Bothwell.  www.vanheckfuneralhome.ca

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VANRAES: Jean of West Lorne and formerly of Rodney

Posted by on February 26, 2013

jean web picPeacefully, with her family at Parkwood Hospital, London on Tuesday, February 26, 2013.  Jean Vanraes of West Lorne and formerly of Rodney in her 76th year.  Loving wife of Reno Vanraes and loving mother of Larry of St. Thomas, Linda (Richard) McGahan of West Lorne and Robert (Kristie Rea) of Chatham and daughter in law Debbie.  Dear grandmother of Gary, Nicole, Carrie, Christopher, Chad and Josh and great grandmother of Raven, Riley, Brady, Bryson, Aiden, Jace and Larissa.  Survived by her brother Jack (Joyce) Falkins and many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her brother David.

Friends may call at the RODNEY CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS on March 1st, 2013 from 2:30 to 4:30 pm and 7 to 9 pm.  Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Church, West Lorne on Saturday at 11 am.  Father Tom Kuriacko celebrant.  Interment St. Mary’s cemetery.

If desired, memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy.  Online condolences can be left at www.denningfuneralhome.com (519 785-0810).  Posted free at Canadaobits.ca

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Dombkowski, Dorothy Antoinette (Magri) of Leamington

Posted by on February 25, 2013

Dombkowski,D W.Star.77 years, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, February 24, 2013 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Art Dombkowski (1983). Predeceased by her parents, Michael and Saveria Magri. Loving sister of Dominic Magri (late wife Loretta), late Albert Magri (February 24, 2000) and wife Tina, Edith Magri, Jean Dzvirka and husband George. Special Aunt to Richard and Nancy Magri, Tom and Anita Magri, Rosanne Brown (Magri), Gregory Magri and Sandy, Christina and Kevin Walton, Carolyn Larson and Brian, Sandra and Lawrence Zimmermann, Sheryl and George Weldon, Selena Nicholson, Stacey and the late Barry Williams and many great nieces, nephews and cousins. Dorothy’s passion for polkas had her traveling to many polka festivals. She loved listening to the music and enjoyed dancing with her polka friends. She will be sadly missed but in our hearts we know that she will be dancing once again. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Wednesday 2-5 & 7-9. Funeral Service to celebrate Dorothy’s life at St. Michael’s Church, 29 Elliott Street, Leamington on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 10 a.m. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Windsor Regional Cancer Centre (Dorothy was a Breast Cancer Survivor) or St. Michael’s Church Building Fund. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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BANKSY, Michael of Harrow

Posted by on February 25, 2013

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86 years. Passed away February 23, 2013. Late of Harrow.  Beloved husband of the late Vera (Mates) (2009). Lovingly remembered by his family, daughters Betty Agla, Harrow, Linda Kavanagh and partner Don Ounsworth, Catherine and Robert Fudurich, California, Barbara Bansky and Verne Krhovsky, Toronto. Loving grandfather of Michael, Sherry and Christie.  Predeceased by his brothers Martin (1953) and Melvin (2002). Dear brother-in-law of Joan Bansky, Harrow. Dear uncle of Martin, Marie and Susan. Visitation at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. on Thursday 2-5 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. A Service to Celebrate Mike’s life will be held on Friday March 1, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Gene Lotz officiating. Interment at Colchester Memorial Cemetery.  Memorials may be made by cheque to the Parkinson Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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HOLLI, Dolores Simone ( nee Gauthier )

Posted by on February 25, 2013

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Born July 23, 1920 in Hull, Quebec, moving to Windsor at the age of 6. Peacefully passed away on February 24, 2013 at the age of 92 years.  Predeceased by her husband Matti Holli (1977). Dear mother of Larry Schram ( 2007 ) and wife Louise . Loving grandma to Carrie Schram Girard , and Ross Schram & wife Bernarda. Adoring great grandma to Cory & Jordan. Dear sister of the late Fern Penman ,  Pearl Curry and husband Bruce , Cal DeLorenzi and husband Leo , and survived by Donna Curtis and husband Paul.  Dear aunt & godmother of Debbie Penman. Also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.  Mrs. Holli worked for Saks Fifth Avenue in Detroit for 20 years.  She was a life member and volunteer of the Windsor Symphony and the Windsor Symphony Volunteer Association, also known as the Women’s Association of the Windsor Symphony.  Dolores was a member of the Zonta Club of Windsor, and  manager of the International Youth Symphony for 14 years. At Dolores request cremation has taken place, followed by a private family interment at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. A sincere thank you to the loving & compassionate staff at Heron Lodge, your care will never be forgotten. Donations to the Windsor Symphony Volunteer Association would be greatly appreciated by the family ( envelopes available at the banwell chapel ) You may share your cherished memories with the family at www.windsorchapel.com. Arrangements entrusted to the Windsor Chapel Funeral Home ( Banwell Chapel ) 11677 Tecumseh Rd E ( 519 – 253- 7234 ).

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HOGAN, Bernard ( Bernie)

Posted by on February 25, 2013

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On February 22, 2013 at 87 years of age. On the 48th anniversary of her passing, Grandma Hogan welcomed her youngest son home. With his wife of 66 years Virginia Hogan, his son John (Alma), and daughter Shannon, his grandchildren Robert (Lisa) and Jonna (Matthew), his great- grandchildren Sydney, Ireland, Eden, Angelica and Michela by his bedside, Bernie received his final anointing. Loving son to the late John and Barbara Hogan, son-in-law to the late Alcide and Elmira Menard. Devoted brother to the late Leo, James (Kathleen), Francis (Jeanne), and Edward. Survived by his sisters-in-law, Pheobe and Angela Hogan. Devoted brother-in-law to the late Clarence and Eleanor Menard, Robert and Marie Menard, Jack and Margaret Menard, Gordon Menard, Donald Douglas and Andy Van Hooren (2013). Survived by sisters-in-law, Doreen Chodola (Richard), Claire Douglas, Diane Van Hooren and Sandy Menard. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Bernie was a sales representative for Carling O’ Keefe and Molsons for 35 years. He was also known in softball and basketball circles. Bernie was an honorary member of Knights of Columbus Council 1453, usher at Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish for 60 years, and a great provider for the Downtown Mission. Visitation will be at  519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd. on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 from 2-5pm and 7-9pm. Prayers Tuesday at 8pm. Bernie will lie to rest Wednesday February 27, 2013 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, (910 Raymo Road) for visitation at 10:00am until time of funeral mass at 11:00am celebrated by Bernie’s godson Msgr. Timothy Hogan. Cremation to follow. As an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Downtown Mission and In Honour of the Ones We Love. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www. windsorchapel.com

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Ida Dame (Ruggaber)

Posted by on February 25, 2013

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Our beautiful mother, grandmother and great grandmother died peacefully in her home on February 22 at the age of 92. Wife of the late Leonard Dame, 1996. Devoted mother of Randy and Sandra Dame, Susan and Michael Rock, Lynn and Danny Hayes, and Marty and Anne Dame. Loving grandmother of Kelly and Ed Maitre, Ken and Lise Dame, Lori and Ray Simard Jr., Katie and Chad Mactier, Jennifer and Greg Levack, Rebecca and Andre Lariviere, Billy and Brittany Rock, Stephen and Megan Rock, Elizabeth and Mike Baillargeon, Jason Hayes and Marcelina Salazar, Jeremy and Allison Hayes, Cody Hayes, James Lauriault, Chris Dame, Brian and Jenn Dame, and Emily Dame. Proud great-grandmother of Joe, Amy, Ashley, Cassie, Kevin, Nicholas, Hunter, Dylan, Brandon, Nathan, Clara, Jordyn, Cohen, Colton, Austen and Kaiah. Daughter of the late Nicholas and Florence Ruggaber. Sister of Rose McAuley and the late Emile Ruggaber, Helen Shanahan and Gertrude Ruggaber. Sister-in-law of Patricia Brode, Bernadette Vermette, Hank Langlois, and the late Anne Ruggaber, Des McAuley, Ray -Shanahan, Ted Dame, Theresa Langlois, Kathleen and Andre Lauzon, Joe Brode and Mert Vermette. Lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Special thank you to her longtime caregivers Leona and Jen. She will be fondly remembered for her strength, her frankness, her humour and her many talents and dedication to all her family. Visitation will be at   519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd. on Monday,  February 25, 2013 from 7-9pm. Tuesday February 26, 2013 from 2-5pm and 7-9 pm. Prayers Tuesday at 8pm. Everyone is requested to meet at Good Shepherd Parish (St. Gregory Site) on Wednesday February 27, 2013  for  Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Burial to follow at St. Anne’s Cemetery.  As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to Hospice of Windsor, Guatemala Hope or a charity of your choice. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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HARTLEIB, Maxine Marilyn

Posted by on February 25, 2013

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Passed peacefully on February 18th, 2013 at Royal Oak Long Term Care – Kingsville at the age of 87 years. Predeceased by her husband Alva ( Bud ) ( 1993 ).  Loving mother of Tom & Janus, Don & Michelle, Doug & Janice , Betty Lavoie and Dave & Wendi.  Dear Granny to Tom, Tina, Rob, Mindy, Tim, Doug, Courtney, Greg, Ashley and Samantha. Visiting at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd. on Thursday from 2 to 5 & 7 to 9 PM. Everyone is invited to celebrate Maxine’s life on Friday February 22nd, 2013 at 11:00 AM in the chapel. Interment at Victoria  Memorial Gardens. Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family. Special thanks to  the nursing staff and support workers at the Royal Oak Nursing Home for all their care to Maxine.
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Van Hooren, Andre Joseph “Andy”

Posted by on February 25, 2013

VanHooranVan Hooren, Andre Joseph “Andy” Age 80 years. With heartfelt sadness and his family by his side passed away peacefully on Monday, February 18, 2013.  Beloved husband of 56 years to  Audrey Diane (nee Menard).  Loving father of Mary Ann Montagano (Nate), Patti Martin (Craig) and Robert (Diana Lombardi).  Much loved Papa to Lauren and Michael Montagano, Jacob Van Hooren and Kyle and Kelsea Martin.  Pre-deceased by grandchildren Andrea and Daniel Van Hooren (2001).  Loving son to the late Triphon and Marguerite and son-in-law of the late Alcide and Elmira Menard.  Devoted brother to Dorothy Plante (Keith) and the late Marcel Van Hooren (Eugenie).  Brother-in-law to Virginia Hogan (Bernard), Doreen Chodola (Richard), Claire Douglas (the late Donald), Sandy Menard (the late Jack),  the late Clarence and Eleanor Menard, Robert and Marie Menard, Margaret Menard (Jack) and Gordon Menard.  Also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Andy retired from Brewers Retail in 1991 after 31 years of service and prior to that worked with T. Van Hooren and Sons Construction.  He had a passion for baseball which resulted in many long lasting friendships.  Visitation will be at   519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd. on Wednesday,  February 20, 2013 from 2-5pm and 7-9pm. Prayers Wednesday at 8pm. Funeral Services to take place on Thursday,  February 21, 2013 at 10:15am from the funeral home then to St. Theresa Roman Catholic Church (1991 Norman Rd.) for  Funeral Mass at 11am.  Cremation to follow.  Memorial Donations may be made to: In Honour of the Ones We Love or Hospice of Windsor.

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Schooff, Norman Jean

Posted by on February 25, 2013

SchoofSchooff, Norman Jean Passed suddenly at the age of 59 years on February 12, 2013.  Married 38 ½ years to best friend Sheila.  Father of Patty (Adam) and Missy (Miguel).  Grandfather to Evan, Jocelyn, Makenna, Max and Marek.  All are welcome to celebrate Norm’s life on Saturday February 16, 2013 from 2pm, at the family home.  Arrangements entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd.

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DEROIA- Angelo Louis

Posted by on February 25, 2013

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Passed away on Feb.7,  2013 at the age of 86 yrs. He is survived by family members. There is no visiation or service. Cremation to follow. Arrangements entusted to the WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd.
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Morrison, Mary Ann (nee Tennant)

Posted by on February 24, 2013

web_Morrison, Mary AnnPassed away peacefully on February 23, 2013 at Hotel Dieu Hospital with her loving family by her side at the age of 75 years.  Loving wife and best friend to her husband Barry (2011). Cherished mother to Cathy (Al) Poole, Lynn (Kevin) Finerty, Laurie Royce (2012) and Cindy Morrison. Adored Mimi of Colin and Mark Finerty, Cheyenne and Delanie Royce and Megan Morrison. Sister of Roy (Bobbi) Tennant and Robert (Glennie) (2007). Sister-in-law to Marguerite (Bren) Lucier. Thank you to the 6th floor PSW’s and nurses at Rose Garden Villa for the kindness and compassion you showed our mother. Visiting Wednesday 3-5, 7-9 p.m. Funeral service Wednesday at 8:00 p.m. at  Families First 2130 Front Road LaSalle, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Rowlinson: Elizabeth “Betty” of Sarnia

Posted by on February 24, 2013

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ROWLINSON, ELIZABETH (BETTY) JEAN ABERCROMBIE (KESSON). It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother on Saturday February 23, 2013 at Bluewater Health. Much loved mother of Ruth (Bryan) Chappell and Larry (Deb) Rowlinson. Cherished grandmother of Kelly (Troy) Chappell, Kim (Gord) Bailey, Tracy (Sean) Chappell, Laurie Rowlinson – Thorpe, Jennifer Rowlinson, Shannon (Brian) Rawcliffe, David (Kelsey) Rowlinson and Amey (Chris) Reinders and 16 great grandchildren. Mom was born in Petrolia on April 7, 1919. Beloved wife of the late William (Bill) Rowlinson (1979). Predeceased by her parents Alexander Kesson and Jean Abercrombie Kesson. Upon her retirement from Manley’s at age 65, Mom began a very busy second career volunteering with the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Senior V.I.P., Canadian Mental Health Association (Interlink) and at Sarnia General Hospital and Marshall Gowland Manor. Mom’s loving way, genuine kindness and the sparkle in her eye will never be forgotten. Mom will be forever loved and missed. A funeral service will be held at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE (102 Victoria Street at Davis St.) Sarnia on Thursday February 28, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery. Family and friends will be received at the funeral home on Wednesday February 27, 2013 from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and on Thursday from 10:30 a.m. until time of service. Sympathy can be expressed through donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of choice.

D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre 

102 N. Victoria St. 

Sarnia, ON., N7T 5W9 

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DAME, Mary (Gale) – Leamington

Posted by on February 24, 2013

Late of Leamington, passed away with loved ones by her side after battling cancer. Predeceased by her parents Larry (2003), Norah (2006), and brother Patrick (1994).  Survived by her common-law spouse Hank Deelstra and his family, daughter Jennifer Pickle and grandchildren Even Sloan and Trent Pickle all of Kingsville; son Andrew Morency of Leamington; brothers Dan of Meaford, Gary of Kingsville, John and life partner Art of Oakville, Jim and friend Tim of Tilbury and Brian and Lisa of Ruthven.  Mary has many nieces and nephews to name; she also has two aunts; Virginia Paquin and Marion Cull.  Special thanks to all of the nursing staff of Windsor Regional Hospital for all of their special care and all of the volunteers for their kindness and thoughtfulness.  A special thanks to Dr. A. Ghafoor, Dr. Shelia Horne, for all of the comforting words and special treatment shown to Mary.  Thank you to all the nurses who came to my home; Susan Danielle, Jenn and to all the wonderful PSW workers; Debby and all too many to mention.  Special thanks to Leamington Medical Supply and Staff as well as Keith Crowder and family and all the Tim Horton’s staff.  With respect for Mary’s wishes, cremation has taken place in Windsor.  Friends and relatives will be received at the C. Stuart Sykes Funeral Home, 91 Division St. S., Kingsville on Wednesday February 27, 2013, from 2-4 and 7:00 p.m. until time of memorial funeral service at 7:30 p.m.  In Lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.  Condolences may be left at www.sykesfuneralhome.ca

 

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Beaudoin, Carol Lee (nee Pillon)

Posted by on February 24, 2013

On February 23, 2013, Carol passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at 76 years of age.  Beloved wife of 56 years to Norman.  Cherished mother of Rodney (Patty), Randy (Tammy), Leslie and Lesha.  Adored grandmother of Aymee Ouellette (Adam), Jeffery “J.C.” Theriault, Randy Beaudoin, Tylar Beaudoin, Samantha Beaudoin and Jeremy Beaudoin.  Special great-grandmother of Drake Lee Ouellette and baby Ouellette on the way.  Predeceased by her parents Ellis “Bus” and Veronica Pillon.  Loving sister of the late Marwood Pillon, the late Joyce Huckle, Marvin “Sonny” Pillon (Pearl), Jerry Pillon and Judy Williams.  She will be sadly missed by her in-laws, nieces and nephews.  Carol was the heart and soul of Norm’s Variety.  She was also a lifetime member of the Windsor West Little League.  A great thank you to the Saint Elizabeth nurses Linda, Sylvia, Tracey and Katie.  Thank you to the Red Cross PSWs, nurse Moe and the nurses and staff at Malden Park Palliative Care.  If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor or a Mass in her name at Assumption Parish would be appreciated by the family.  Cremation 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 “Got any good gossip?”

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Montcalm, Anna Marie (nee Dionne)

Posted by on February 23, 2013

web_Montcalm_AnnMariePeacefully, on February 23, 2013 with her family by her side at the age of 86 years.  Beloved wife of the late George (1992).  Loving mother of ten: Paulette Amsden (Peter),  Richard (Shirley), Carl (Barbara), Anita Berry (Darryl), Theresa Campeau (Brian), Marc (Diane), Pamela Bested (Todd), Claude (Pam), Mike (Natalie), and the late Paul (2011) (survived by Kathy). Daughter of the late Leon and Amilda Dionne.  Dear Meme of 30 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Florence Deschamps (the late Rosaire), Edgar (Loretta), Laura Pattenaude (Eugene),  Yvette Noel( Paul), Robert (Evelyn), and the late Sylvio Joseph (survived by Irene), Angela Lacasse (Maurice) and Emile(Jeannine). Survived by sister-in-law Pauline Quinn and numerous nieces and nephews.  Anna was a member of the Cercle Missionaire de Ste.Therese, St. Thomas the Apostle Choir, C.W.L., and was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels.  She shared many friendships through bowling, darts and the Red Hat Ladies.  Mom’s passion was her family and walking and gardening were her relaxation. In kindness, a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.  Special thanks to Dr. Sijan and the 6th Floor staff at Met. Hospital. Also, thanks to the caring staff of Season’s Lakeshore.  Visiting Tuesday from 3-5, 7-9 pm with prayers at 4 pm.  Funeral Wednesday at 9 am from Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. John Vianney Church (385 Dieppe at Cedarview Streets) for Words of Remembrance at 10:15 am to be followed by a Mass of Christina Burial.  A committal will follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Leboeuf, Rene

Posted by on February 23, 2013

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Passed away peacefully on February 23, 2013 at the age of 88 years. Husband to the late Margaret. Loving father to Gary Leboeuf, Lorena Kavanaugh. Grandfather to Brandon, Jamie, Adam and Devon and great-grandfather to Grace, Owen, Abigail, Katie, Joshua, Jacob and Emily. Survived by a brother and sister and predeceased by numerous brothers and sisters. Many nieces and nephews survive. A private family service was held, followed by cremation. 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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Jane, Harold Richard

Posted by on February 23, 2013

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Peacefully, at home on February 22, 2013, at the age of 89. Beloved husband of the late Mabel (2006). Loved father of Rosemary Murphy (Tom), Alan (Elaine), Reverend Brian Jane, Mike (MaryAnn), Bev Novakovich (Randy) and Derek (Sue). Dear grandpa of Mike (Carri-Belle), Erin & Mark Murphy (Carley), Melissa & Jennifer Novakovich, Christina Palombo (Steve), Michelle Santarossa (Jeff), Stephanie Stacey (Steve), Ashley, Danielle, Alanna, Christina, Nicholas & Scott Jane. Treasured great-grandpa of Kane & Adalin Murphy. He was a decorated WW II Vet serving in the Royal Canadian Navy Fleet Air Arm. He retired as Chief of Appeals with the Federal Civil Service. He was an active member of the Parkside Tennis Club. We were all blessed to have had such a humble, amazing role model in our lives. He was so dedicated to his family and especially his much loved wife. Thank you to all who assisted in his care so that he could remain at home. If you so desire, donations to Windsor Essex County Right to Life Association or Birthright of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Sunday 3:00-5:00, 7:00-9:00 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Prayers at 4:30 p.m. Veteran’s Memorial Service at 7:30 p.m. under the auspices of Windsor Veteran’s Memorial Service Committee. On Monday, family and friends are invited to meet at Most Precious Blood Church, 1947 Meldrum after 10:00 a.m., followed by Mass at 11:00 a.m. Interment will take place at Heavenly Rest Cemetery following Mass. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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Symons, Nancy (nee Scratch) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on February 22, 2013

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74 years, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at Leamington Hospital.  Beloved wife of Jim.  Loving mother of the late Robert, Tamorin Wiper, and Tim Symons (Sherri).  Survived by several grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Predeceased by siblings Sandra Beacom (Bill), Bob Scratch, Brenda Chauvin.  Survived by sister-in-law Ann and brother-in-law Steve and many nieces and nephews.  Nancy was a longtime employee at the A&P grocery store in the meat department and she was the book keeper & gopher for the Big Nickle & Gain Gas Bar at the County Fair Mall.  Nancy’s family would like to thank the doctors and nurses on the 2nd Floor at Leamington Hospital – your kindness was greatly appreciated.  Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Sunday from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Service to celebrate Nancy’s life on Monday, February 25, 2013 at 1 p.m.  Rev. Paul Rodey officiating.  Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.  Memorial donations made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.   Family & Friends may share their memories of Nancy at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Chambers, Dorothy Nellene of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on February 22, 2013

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95 years, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at the Leamington Mennonite Home. Beloved wife of the late Edison Chambers (2002). Loving mother of Donald, Bud and wife Judy, Nancy Smith and husband Ron. Special grandmother of Rebecca Chambers, Michael Chambers, Tye Chambers (Tauyana), and Jason Smith. Proud great grandmother of 2 great grandchildren. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Monday from 10 a.m. until time of funeral Service to celebrate Dorothy’s life at 11 a.m.  Cremation to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Sick Kids Foundation. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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TATARA, Jerzy “Jerry”

Posted by on February 22, 2013

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Passed away suddenly with his wife by his side on February 21, 2013 at the age 58.  Loving and devoted husband of Barbara.  Cherished father of Joanna and Katarzyna.  Will be missed by brother Stanislaw of Poland.  Survived by cousins and other family in Windsor.  Jerry was employed by the Ford Motor Company-at the Foundry and Essex Engine Plants as an electrician.  Donations made toward the education of his daughters would be appreciated by the family.Visiting Sunday 6-9 pm with Parish prayers at 7 pm.  Funeral Service Monday 9:15 am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 then in procession to Holy Trinity Polish Catholic Church for a Funeral Mass at 10 am.  Interment Windsor Memorial Gardens.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca  

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