Ross, Marie Isabel (nee Mayer)

Posted by on May 13, 2014

web_ross_marie74 years on May 13, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Larry (2006). Loving mother of Tim and Brenda Mayer, Shelley and Darryl Charron, Tammy Ross and Harold Soper, Jamie Ross and Kristina Schneider. Daughter of the late Joseph and Vivian Mayer. Dear grandmother of 8 grandchildren and Great-grandmother of 10 great-grandchildren. Loved sister of James and wife Jean Mayer, Marion and husband Don McFarlane. Marie will sadly be missed by her best friends Kathy and Bill Osborn and their family. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. If you so desire, donations to the Charity of your Choice would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Funeral Service Thursday at 2pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Seguin, Gordon

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web_seguin_gordonPeacefully, on May 12, 2014 at 84 years of age. Formerly of LaSalle. Beloved husband of the late Alma (Georgie) Seguin (2011). Loving father of Sandra and husband Rick Amlin; Debra and husband Michael Spickett; the late Laurie, survived by her husband Norman Bezaire; Marvin and wife Angela; David and wife Cathy; John and wife Lorraine; Keith and wife Lara. Cherished grandfather of 18 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Survived by brothers Norm, Art, sister Theresa and sister-in-law Nancy & husband Andy. Predeceased by siblings Louis, Joe, Rose, Leo, Alfonse and Rita. Gordon was member of Sacred Heart Church, LaSalle and a member of the K of C #5642, River Canard. If you so desire, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation. Visiting Wednesday 3-5pm & 7-9pm, with parish prayers at 4:30pm and K of C prayers at 8pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Thursday, family and friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church (219 Sacred Heart Dr., LaSalle) after 9:00am followed by Mass at 10:00am Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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ZACK, Elizabeth Jean “Betty” of Windsor and formerly of Woodslee, Ontario

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Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, May 12, 2014 at WRH – Ouellette Campus at 61 years of age. Loving daughter of the late John and Edith Zack. Special friend and life partner of Janis Bartlett. Dearest sister of Joan Belleau (Richard), Douglas Zack (Barb), Mary Zack, Cathy Strong (David) and Gregory Zack. Will also be remembered by Michael Bartlett (Sandi), Deborah Bartlett, Mark Bartlett (Bev), David Bartlett and predeceased by Patrick Bartlett. Dear aunt of her special niece Melissa Cowan, her nephew Rob Zack and many additional nieces and nephews. Betty loved her career as a Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner. She will be missed by many friends and colleagues at L.D.M.H, Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit and Class III Southwinds Condos. The family was able to fulfill Betty’s wish of organ donation through Trillium Gift of Life. Cremation has taken place. Memorial visitation at Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex on Thursday, from 2-5 and 7-9 pm and on Friday, May 16, 2014 at St. John’s Church 1690 County Road 46, Woodslee from 10:00 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am. Fr. Maurice Charbonneau officiating. Interment to follow at St. John’s Cemetery. If desired memorial donations made to Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Drefko, John

Posted by on May 12, 2014

WEB_Drefko_JohnWe are deeply saddened to announce that John Drefko of LaSalle, ON passed away peacefully on May 11, 2014. He leaves to mourn his beloved wife Evelyn of 66 years, his children Marie, Peter (Louise), Patricia and his grandson Ryan. John was the eldest of 15 children of Peter and Mary Drefko of Tribune, SK. 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
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ADAM, Elizabeth (Zemnicky)

Posted by on May 12, 2014

ADAM, Elizabeth, square89 years, of Kitchener, formerly of Tilbury, passed away peacefully at Westmount Long Term Care Facility, Kitchener on Friday, May 9, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Matyas (Mike) Adam (1984). Loving mother of Irene and husband Robert Faubert of Wellesley, Ontario. Dearest grandmother of Michael Faubert and wife Susanne Turcotte of Waterloo. Predeceased by parents George Zemnicky (1965) and Ceceil (Kokeny) Zemnicky (1999). Dear sister of the late Regina Zemniczki (1924), George Zemmicky and wife Earla, the late Helen (2009) and late husband Elmer Monminie (2000), Margaret and late husband John Matthew (2013), the late Frank Zemmicky (2000) and surviving wife Marlene. Dearly missed by several nieces and nephews. Following cremation, visitation will be held at Paul Reaume Funeral Home, Comber from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 17, 2014. Memorial service at the funeral home at 1:00 p.m., with interment service to follow at Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Alzheimer society gratefully accepted. Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

 

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MEHARG, John F. “Jack” of Harrow

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83 years. Passed away May 11, 2014. Late of Harrow. Beloved husband of the late Phyllis (Brunet) Meharg. Loving dad of Pamela and Ken Bews, Chuck and Lynn Meharg, La Salle, Mary Jo Silva and Ken Hunt, Harrow, Jacki and Mike Allen, Amherstburg. Predeceased by his daughter Mary Katherine. Loving Poppy of 12 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Jim (Diane) Meharg, Alice Marshall, Arabelle (Don) Hutchinson, Marge Vanader and predeceased by Allen Meharg. Jack owned and operated Jack’s Mini Plaza in Colchester Village for several years. Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation Wednesday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. A service to celebrate Jack’s life will be held Thursday May 15, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Frank Staples officiating. Interment at Colchester Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre 2220 Kildare Rd. Windsor, ON N8W 2X3 or the charity of your choice. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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WHITE, Audrey May (nee Ayers) – Kingsville

Posted by on May 12, 2014

At Leamington Hospital on Friday, May 9, 2014. Age 77 years. Late of Kingsville. Beloved wife of Bruce White. Dear sister of Reta Saunders, Port Rowan, Ont. and the late Donald Ayers, Hamilton Ont. (2012).Dear sister-in-law of Bev Ayres, Hamilton, Ont. Much loved aunt of Larry, Debbie May, Danny, Carol, Diane, Jamie, and families. Nana of Marcie, Amber, Amanda and Ben. Also survived by many good friends.  With respect for Audrey’s wishes cremation had taken place in Windsor, Ont. Friends will be received at the C. Stuart Sykes Funeral Home, 91 Division St. S. Kingsville, on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 from 11:30 A.M. until time of memorial funeral service at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Followed by the interment of ashes in Greenhill Cemetery, Kingsville. If desired, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Condolences may be left at www.sykesfuneralhome.ca

 

 

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CLARK, Laura

Posted by on May 12, 2014

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April 5, 1918 – May 8, 2014 Reunited with her parents Catherine Garrioch & Harry Leonard , sisters Evelyn Vincent, Audrey Challen and brother Roy Leonard. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. A private interment to take place at Victoria Memorial Gardens at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the Windsor Chapel Funeral Home ( Banwell Chapel ) 519-253-7234. On-line condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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Leili, Anna of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on May 12, 2014

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92 years, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, May 9, 2014 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Leili (1973). Loving mother of the late Joseph Leili (late Elizabeth), Matilda Lecoq (Kleber), Elizabeth Pretli and friend Henry Kaiser (late George), the late Roland Leili, Ann Wuerch (Bill), Gerda Meixner (Walter), Stephen Leili and friend Cheryl Antic. Adored grandmother of 23 grandchildren and many great and great great grandchildren. Survived by sister Mary Hotz (late George), Martha Illes (Julius), brother-in-law Andy Pretli (late Linda). Predeceased by her mother and father Julia and Jacob Kreiter, sisters Elizabeth Borbash (late John), Matilda Pretli (late Jacob), brother Stephen Kreiter. Dear aunt to numerous nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Monday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Anna’s life will be held at St. Michael’s Church, Leamington on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 1 p.m. Fr. Pat Fuerth officiating. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to St. Michael’s Church Building Fund or Gideon Bibles. 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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MURRAY: Helen Anne of Strathroy and formerly of London

Posted by on May 12, 2014

Peacefully, at Strathroy Hospital on Thursday, May 8th, 2014. Helen Anne Murray (McConnell) of Strathroy and formerly of London. Predeceased by her husband Gordon McIntosh and her husband Herman Murray. Loving mother of John and Scott McIntosh (Christine Kamps). Dear grandma of Taylor Anne and Gordon and their mother Brenda Malott. Lovingly remembered by the Murray family and her two sisters and their families. The last few years mom struggled with debilitating arthritis. For donations, please give to the Arthritis Society. Share a memory at www.denning.ca Arrangements entrusted to Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy (519 245-1023).

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DYCHA, Steve

Posted by on May 11, 2014

web_Dycha_Steve98 years young. Steve was born in Hamilton, Ontario to parents Karol and Felicia Dycha and was a resident of Windsor for 94 years. He passed away on May 10, 2014. Steve was the loving husband of Joan (1994) and the adored father of Victoria and Michael Pocock, Ralph (2012) and Nancy Travenetti, Karol and Dolores Dycha, and Stephen and Teresa Dycha. He was the loving Dziadzio of Sonia and Duane Dauncey, Jon Prieur (1976), Emily and Paul LaBute, Rachael and Rob Myers, Zach Matthews, Addie and Grace Dycha and Celia and Josh Dycha. He was the Great-Dziadzio of Ethan and Tate Dauncey. Steve was brother to Helen Fox and Theo Hamelin and brother-in-law to Bob and Sophie Piec. He was a naval veteran of WWII where he served on the HMCS Puncher. He worked as a millwright at Bendix for forty years. Steve was very proud to be the oldest member of The Royal Canadian Legion – Branch # 255. Steve loved his family, had an inspiring outlook on life and was a true gentleman. He will be greatly missed. If you so desire, donations to RCL Branch # 255 would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Tuesday 3:00-5:00 and 6:00-9:00 p.m. Veteran’s Memorial Service under the auspices of the Windsor Veteran’s Service Memorial Committee Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Service Wednesday 11:30 a.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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PRETLI, George of Harrow

Posted by on May 11, 2014

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Peacefully Sunday May 11, 2014, at 88 years of age. Beloved husband of 66 years to Elizabeth (Prunkl). Loving father of George and Cynthia Pretli, Cottam, Joe Pretli, Windsor, John Pretli, Amherstburg and Liz and Herman Vander Heyden, Amherstburg. Beloved grandpa of 10 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Dear brother of John and Elaine Pretli, Harrow and Anna, Mrs. Mathias Rimschneider, Leamington. Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation Tuesday 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. Prayers Tuesday evening at 7:30 p.m. The Service of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday May 14, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church 304 Munger St. W. Harrow, with Rev. Gerhard Maag officiating. Interment at Colchester Memorial Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society or Christ Lutheran Church. You may send your online condolences at www.geraldasmith.ca

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Armstrong: Francis David of Wheatley, Ontario

Posted by on May 11, 2014

W.S copyA resident of Wheatley, Francis Armstrong passed away peacefully, with his family by his side, on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at the age of 86. He was born in Mersea Township, Ont. and was the son of the late Fred & Violet Armstrong. Loving husband of Doreen (Wright) for 63 years. Dear Dad of Sandra & Pete Freele, David & Lorrie Armstrong. Proud Grampe of Samantha & Gary Langlois, Kassandra Armstrong & Zack Belleau. Dear brother to Gerald and Linda Armstrong; brother-in-law to Glen & Pat Wright. Francis is also survived by many nieces and nephews. He farmed on the Ninth Concession of Mersea Twp. for many years before moving to Wheatley. He was a member of the Wheatley United Church, Lions Club and the Xenophone Lodge in Wheatley. He was inducted into the Essex County Agriculture Hall of Fame and was active in many agriculture organizations. He enjoyed being Santa’s helper, socializing at Jack’s Coffee Shop and selling tickets for the Lion’s Club. Most of all he liked to be known for a good story. Family and friends will be received at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Tuesday from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service to celebrate Francis’ life will be held in the Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Dr. Janet Brigham & Rev. Glen Wright co-officiating. Interment to follow at Erie Cemetery, Wheatley . As your expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Parkinson Society or Cystic Fibrosis Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Osborne, Thomas Harold George

Posted by on May 11, 2014

WEB_Osborne_ThomasPeacefully on May 9, 2014 at 67 years of age, after a lengthy illness. Loving husband of Dorothy for 47 years. Dear father of Tom Jr., Robert and wife Monique, Patti and Mike, and the late Jason. Survived by his sister Beverly and her husband Mark. Cherished grandfather of Alex and Paris, Brianna, Jarrod, Maia and Madison. Thomas will be sadly missed by his nephew Matthew and cousins. Thomas always enjoyed making his friends laugh and that sense of humour will be missed by all. If you so desire, donations to Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Tuesday 9:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Piccolo, Maria (nee DaSacco)

Posted by on May 10, 2014

web_Piccolo, MariaPeacefully on May 9, 2014 at 81 years of age. Cherished wife of Antonio for 62 years. Loving mother of Luigi Piccolo and wife Debbie, Giovana and husband Bill Synnott, Dorina and husband Battista DeMarco, Frank Piccolo and wife Liz. Predeceased by her infant daughter Rafaella. Treasured Nonna of Sasha, Wesley, Shaun, Crystal, Divina, Alessandro, Felicia, Zachary and Alexis. Adored Great-Nonna of Kaia, Atreyu, Cedar, Elle, Ethan and Stella. Dear sister of Claudio DaSacco (Silvana), Ferruccio DaSacco (Guilana), Irene (Michele Cipparrone), Luigi DaSacco (Marina), Pietro DaSacco (Candida) and the late Silvana DaSacco and late Yolanda DaSacco. Sister-in-law of Guiessepe (Nina), Frank (Ada), and the late Dora (Bruno), late Vito, late Luigi (Caterina) and late Carmelina (Ted). Predeceased by her parents Giovanni and Rafaella (nee Tancredi) and by her step-mother Marianina. She will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins. If you so desire, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Liturgy of the Word will be held Tuesday 11:30am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Private entombment to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Pascot, Gilberto

Posted by on May 10, 2014

web_Pascot, GilbertoPeacefully on May 9, 2014 with his loving family by his side at 86 years of age. Cherished husband of Maria for 54 years. Loving father of Walter Pascot and Cynthia Pascot. Treasured Nonno of Dante and Chiara Pascot. Dear brother of Paolo Pascot, Alcide Pascot and Dolores Pascot. He will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Gilberto was an active and founding member of the Fogolar Furlan club and worked there for over 30 years. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 3-5pm and 7-9pm with parish prayers at 4:30pm. Funeral Tuesday at 8:45am leaving from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Angela Merici Church for Mass at 9:30am. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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MAATEN: Richard Peter

Posted by on May 9, 2014

RMaaten PictureWith broken hearts, the family of Richard Peter Maaten announce his very sudden passing peacefully at his home on Thursday, May 8, 2014, while surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 64.  Devoted husband of 40 years of Lynda.  Loving father of Jenna (Michael) Talosi and Ian (Melanie) Maaten.  Cherished grandfather of Jason Ian Maaten.  Beloved son of Janna and the late Pieter Maaten.  Dear brother of Diana Jacob (Jim Rooney), Ken (Pat) Maaten, Sylvia Maaten (Dennis O’Connor), Peter (Janet) Maaten, Jo-Ann (the late Duane) Loyer and the late Mark Maaten.  Loved son-in-law of Helen and the late Donald MacMillan, and brother-in-law of John (Carol) MacMillan, and Lisa (Bill) Tichenoff. Treasured uncle of Jeff Maaten (Christine Walker), Dayna Maaten (Adam Ward), Daniel Walton (Amanda Lougheed), Sarah Maaten (Gavin Giles), Jake Maaten, Brianne Loyer, Janna Loyer, Stephanie MacMillan-Doupe (Kelly), Courtney (Cameron) Mugford, and Emily, Annalise, Alexander and Ethan Tichenoff.  Richard was the Senior Vice President and Associate Portfolio Manager at RBC Dominion Securities. He sponsored many community events such as the Men’s Invitational Golf Tournament, Sarnia Little Theatre, Petrolia Playhouse, Nightingale Chorus, Big Brothers, Huron House Boys Home, St. Joseph’s Hospice and most recently Men Who Cook.  A funeral service will be held on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at SMITH FUNERAL HOME 1576 London Line, Sarnia with visitation being held from 11:00 a.m. until service time at 1:00 p.m.  A private family interment will take place at Lakeview Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers sympathy expressed through donations to The Canadian Cancer Society, The Kidney Foundation or Big Brothers/Big Sisters would be appreciated by the family.  Memories and condolences may be sent online at smithfuneralhome.ca

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NACCI, Addolorata (nee Rotondo)

Posted by on May 9, 2014

web_nacci addolorattaOn May 8, 2014 at 87 years of age. Born on July 8, 1926 in Cassino, Italy. Beloved wife and best friend of 62 years to the late Antonio (2010). Treasured mother of Antonietta & Gianni Gidillini, and Josephine & Sam Palmeri. Adored nonna of Laura Gidillini, Marcello Gidillini, Daniel Palmeri & Joanne Leyland, and Tania & Sergio Lopez. Cherished great-grandmother of Massimo, Dante, Giulia and Diano. Predeceased by her parents Marcantonio and Marianna Rotondo. Loving sister of the late Luigi, the late Caterina, the late Lisetta, and Mario & his wife Esterina. Dearest sister-in-law of Attilio & his wife Rosina, and predeceased by Angiolina, Antonietta, Nicola, Giuseppe, Benedetto, and Iolanda. Daughter-in-law of the late Giovanni and Rosella Nacci. She will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Addolorata started working when she was a young woman in Italy as a cook for a construction company. She then went on to have many jobs both in Italy and Canada, eventually retiring from the Cineplex Odeon. She found joy in her garden, surrounded by her flowers and vegetables. She loved angel statues and fountains and had them everywhere she could. She loved to cook for her family and will be remembered for her homemade pasta and sauce. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Saturday 7-9pm and Sunday 2-5pm and 7-9pm. Prayers Sunday 4:30pm. Funeral Monday 10:15am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Angela Merici Church for Mass at 11:00am. Entombment to follow Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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LUCAS, Nellie Irene, of Sarnia

lucasWebSurrounded by her family at Bluewater Health on Thursday, May 8, 2014 NELLIE IRENE LUCAS age 62 of Sarnia. Dear mother of Lori Nutt (Doug Maule). Cherished grandmother of Jeffrey, Elizabeth and Dustin. Much loved sister of Fred and his wife Helen, Pam Burnison and her husband Barry, Noreen and her husband Don Brodie. Predeceased by her parents Joe and Ruby Lucas and brother Roy Lucas. Funeral services will be held in the Chapel of the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 102 N. Victoria Street, Sarnia, on Monday, May 12, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. with visitation 1 hour prior to service time. Cremation to follow. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society.

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Beneteau, Oliver Joseph of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on May 9, 2014

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77 years, passed away on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Beloved husband of Marilyn (Post) for 25 years. Loving father of Wayne Beneteau, Kay Meagher-Hladki (Rob), Barb Wright (Joel), Johnny Beneteau, Reg Cracknell (Linda), Lori Greguol, Randall Cracknell (Kim), Dave Cracknell (Sara). Adored grandfather of 21 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Dear brother of the late Pearl Boultinghouse (late Joe), the late Armand Beneteau (late Anna), Lillian Drouillard (late Del), the late Francis Beneteau (Margaret), Rita Beaudion (late Neil), the late Bernadette Deslippe (late Jim), Betty DeBlois (late Wes), Helen Bezaire (Raymond), Dorothy Simone (Albert). Special uncle to numerous nieces and nephews. Oliver was retired from Allied Chemical after many years of service. Oliver enjoyed working while retired at Sturgeon Woods Trailer Park and Marina. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Sunday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Oliver’s life will be held at the funeral home on Monday, May 12, 2014 at 11 a.m. Rev. Ruth Boehm and Rev. Dave Tarcia officiating. Interment at Erie Memorial Gardens to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. 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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GILMOUR, Katherine “Kay” (nee Hepburn) of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on May 9, 2014

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Late of Leamington, passed away May 8, 2014 in her 86th year. She will be lovingly remembered by her sister Ann Walthers, her daughters Debbie Rodger (Keith) and Mary Nash (Doug) and her grandchildren Carrie (Dave), Dustin (Brenda), Darren (Erin), Matt (Laurel) and Jena. Also missing Kay are nieces, nephew and 7 great grandchildren. Kay is predeceased by her husband Cam, brothers Dougald, Mac and Ian Hepburn and her sister Marj McKay. Kay had a great sense of humour, could start up a conversation with anyone she met and had many witty comebacks. She was very warm and caring person and touched the hearts of all those fortunate enough to have known her. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until time of funeral service to celebrate Kay’s life at 11 a.m. Rev. Rob Lemon officiating. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. In memory of Kay and in keeping with her spirit please perform an “Act of Kindness.” Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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Mowat, Farley McGill of Port Hope, Ontario

Posted by on May 8, 2014

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Born in Belleville, Ontario on May 12th, 1921. Died May 6th, 2014 at The Northumberlad Hills Hospital, Cobourg, Ontario. Beloved husband and best friend of Claire (nee Wheeler) for 48 years. Cherished father of Sandy and his wife Kim of Palgrave, Ontario and David and his family of Calgary, Alberta. Loving grandfather of Justin Mowat of Palgrave and Courtney and, Mellissa Mowat of Calgary. Brother of Rosemary Mowat of Barrie, and John and his wife Dianne of Cobourg. Special uncle to Brian, Jeff, and Matthew Mowat. Predeceased by his parents Angus and Helen Mowat and by his first wife Frances Thornhill.
Farley Mowat was a member of the Order of Canada and the recipient of nine Honorary Doctorates. He was the author of 42 books, a writing career that spanned 63 years. His books are read around the world and have been translated into 26 languages. He will be greatly missed by his family and by many friends in many places.
A private family funeral will be held in Port Hope on a later date.
Donations in Farley’s memory may be made to any charity dedicated to helping animals or saving our environment.
Arrangements in care of the Ross Funeral Chapel.

 

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CHALUS, William “Bill of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on May 7, 2014

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Passed away peacefully at Franklin Gardens Long Term Care on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at the age of 82. At the family’s request, cremation has taken place and a private family graveside will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631). Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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MAILLOUX, Oscar, 74 years, of Tilbury:

Posted by on May 7, 2014

MAILLOUX, Oscar, squarePassed away peacefully at his residence on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 with his family by his side. Loving father of Ron Mailloux, Janice Mailloux Tippett (Robert McLennan), and Christine Mailloux. Dearest grandfather of Nicole Tippett-Tanel (Matt Tanel), Shantara Tippett, Daysha Regnier, Cole Regnier, and great grandson Jack Tanel. Predeceased by parents Walter Mailloux (1989) and Laura (Duplessie) Mailloux (2007). Dear brother of Eileen (Rene) Goodreau, Don (Irma) Mailloux, and Dorothy Turrill. Dearly missed by several nieces and nephews. Following cremation, visitation will be held at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-5 p.m. and 7-8:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 10, 2014. Memorial service to commence at 8:30 p.m. Special Thanks to Chrystal Regnier, Eileen Goodreau, Donna Bourdeau, Lauren Ives, Melissa Munroe, Diane Martin-Labonte, Murray Hornick, Guy Lafond, and the Staff of Bayshore. Memorial donations to Canadian Cancer Society appreciated. Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

 

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DILLIOTT: Archie of Ridgetown

Posted by on May 7, 2014

DILLIOTT: Archie – Archie Joseph Dilliott passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance in his 87th year. Archie was born on October 17th, 1927 to Joseph and Muriel (Drew) Dilliott. Beloved husband of Lorraine of 61 years and survived by his sons Kevin (Cathy), Mark (Bing), Glenn (Jane) and grandchildren David, Nicole, Meghan and Rebecca. Predeceased by sons Andrew and Duane. Brother of Jack (Bev), Bernard (Roelie) and sister-in-law Peggy. Predeceased by brothers Paul and Louis. In the past Archie served as a member on various boards and organizations within the community. The school boards, the arena, the curling rink and the swimming pool are a few of the boards he took great pleasure in devoting his time to. Archie’s passion for curling lead him to many bonspiels and memorable moments which he cherished throughout his life. Horse racing was also a sport Archie thoroughly enjoyed however farming is what he cherished above all. Family will receive friends at the Funeral Home, 76 Main Street E., Ridgetown on Friday, May 9th, 2014 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St Michael’s Catholic Church, 26 George Street, Ridgetown at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 10th, 2014 with Fr. Martin Johnston as celebrant. Donations made in memory of Archie to a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com 

McKinlay Funeral Home
76 Main Street East, Ridgetown
(519)674-3141

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