Wilson, John H. "Jack"
Suddenly in hospital Ottawa, on Wednesday, December 17th, 2003, John H. "Jack" Wilson of R.R. #3 Maberly at the age 60.
Beloved husband for 32 years of Freda J. (Wylie) Wilson.
Loved father of Troy of Ottawa, Chad of St. Louis, Missouri and Robin of Waterloo.
Dear son of Isabel Reid and the late Willis Wilson; brother of Heather (late Bob) Hardy of Waterdown and Sharon (Willard) Thorne of St. Catharines, Brother-in-law of Myrna (Lyman) Blaney of Manotick, Gordon (Doreen) Wylie of Plantagenet and Elda (Darryl) White of Embrun.
Jack will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by his nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Friends paid their respects at the Blair & Son Funeral Home, Perth on Monday, December 22, 2003.
Funeral service was held Tuesday December 23rd.
Interment at Riceville United Church Cemetery.
In remembrance, contributions to the Lung Association, Heart and Stroke Foundation or memorial fund of choice would be appreciated.
Friends may send their condolences to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org
In loving memory of Jim Douglas
August 14, 1942 - December 24, 2002
In tears we saw your suffer,
We watched you fade away,
Our pride for you so strong,
As you fought so hard to stay,
But when we saw you sleeping,
So peacefully free from pain,
We could not wish you back,
To suffer that again.
Love your family.
Johnston, John Burton (Burt),
of Oakville, ON, died suddenly on Feb. 2 of complications resulting from his battle with cancer, at the age of 68.
Burt was born on April 29, 1935 in Bolton, ON.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Margaret; children Skye (Randy) Fulton, Richmond, BC; Randy (Lisa), Birmingham, AL; Judi (Ned) Vankevich, Langley, BC; Carolyn (Tim) Cestnick, Burlington, ON; and Janice (Peter) Nikkel, Langley, BC; sister Jean (Bill) Austring Neudorf, Abbotsford, BC; brother Gordon (Donna), Bradford, ON; and wonderful grandfather of fifteen: Chloe and Luke Fulton; Lindsay, Logan and Jamie-Ann Johnston; Alexi, Zuri and Sammy Vankevich; Winston, Sarah and Michael Cestnick; Tori, Lincoln, Virginia and Lewis Nikkel.
He was predeceased by his parents, Eldred and Annie (Clark) Johnston.
Burt owned Streetsville IGA for 35 years, was Past President and honorary member of the Streetsville Rotary Club and Paul Harris Fellow.
He was also a strong supporter of minor league sports.
Burt's family will be receiving friends at Egan's Funeral Home in Bolton - 203 Queen St. S (HWY 50, Bolton - 905-857-2213) on Thursday, Feb 5th, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., Friday 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Funeral service will be held at Nashville Road Community Church on Saturday, February 7th at 1 p.m. (HWY 49, Nashville).
Following a reception there, interment will be at Nashville Cemetery.
Burt will be loved and remembered for his laughter, his love for life, his family and his God.
He will be missed by all of us.
"To be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord."
(II Corinthian 5:6) "These things are written that you might know that you have eternal life." (I John 5:13).
If friends wish, a memorial contribution in Burt's name, may be made to International Students Ministry/Fulton at www.ismc.ca.
ISM Box 1205 Three Hills, AB T0M 2A0.
KLAGER, Margaret Isabelle (nee Shaw)
Peacefully at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital on Monday, February 2, 2004, at the age of 85, after a long and courageous struggle with diabetes.
Resident of Oakville and formerly of Erin Mills Parkway (Fifth Line), Mississauga.
Born in Hespeler (Cambridge) on January 20, 1919.
Devoted wife of sixty-one years of Charles Klager, dear Mother (Mum) of Dianne and husband Frank Sharp.
Loving Gramma of Dan (Danny) Foster and fiancee Beverly Beirnes, Shawn Foster and friend Nicole Sollazzo, all of whom survive her.
She will be missed by sister Marion Shaw, sister-in-law Elizabeth Shaw, nieces and nephews and many other caring extended family members and friends.
Predeceased by parents James and Myra Shaw and brother James Renwick Shaw.
Recipient of the Beaver Award for many years of volunteer service for the Girl Guides of Canada.
Former member of the University Women's Club (St. George Street, Toronto) and member of St. Andrew's Memorial Presbyterian Church, Port Credit. Friends will be received at the Ward Funeral Home, 109 Reynolds Street, Oakville, (905-844-3221), on Thursday, February 5, 2004, at 10 a.m. until the time of the Memorial Service at 11 a.m.
Reception to follow.
Cremation has take place.
Interment in New Hope (Hespeler) Cemetery, Cambridge, at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Diabetes Association would be very much appreciated by the family.
Very special thanks to Dr. Skupsky and the nursing staff of the I.C.U. and 4th Floor - West Wing at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital for their exceptional care.
Passed away peacefully January 29, 2004, after a courageous battle.
She was born January 17, 1950 and was a long time resident of Oakville.
She was a beautiful person, with a warm sincere heart and she was always willing to give a helping hand.
She had a wonderful sense of humour and a smile that would light up any room.
She was an extraordinary and strong person who will be remembered with love by her husband Phil, parents Bruce and Jean Manson, sister Joan Post and her children Jennifer and Steven, sons John Blasko and wife Tracy and Bryan Blasko and grandson Jaxon.
As well as many friends and neighbours.
She will be loved and missed forever.
Private family arrangements.
SZOLLOSI, Joseph Antal
Passed away peacefully on January 31, 2004 at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital. Joe, devoted husband of Margaret and cherished father of Joan. Loving grandfather to Alyssa, Diana and Brian.
Family and friends will be received at the Ward Funeral Home, 109 Reynolds Street, Oakville (905-844-3221) from 1 p.m. Thursday, followed by a memorial service at 2 o'clock.
We wish to thank the staff of 1 East, Dr. Glover, and Dr. Stanton and all the staff of emergency at the OTMH.
By request donations in Joe's memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society.
The professor, we will fondly remember you.
ANDERSON, Kathleen Sarah "Sadie"
Passed away on January 29, 2004 at Northridge Long Term Care Centre in her 101st year.
Kathleen Anderson (nee Forster), beloved wife of the late Thomas.
Predeceased by her son William Raymond. Survived by her daughter Audrey Carpentier and daughter-in-law Betty Anderson.
Survived by nine grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.
At Kathleen's request, there will be no public visitation or funeral service. Cremation.
If desired, memorial donations to the Northridge Long Term Care Centre, 496 Postridge Drive, Oakville L6H 7A2 or Ian Anderson House, 430 Winston Churchill Blvd., Mississauga, L6J 7X2 would be greatly appreciated.
RODRIGUEZ, Violet Eva
Passed away peacefully at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital in St. Thomas, Ontario on Sunday, February 1, 2004 at the age of 52, after having received the last rites of extreme unction of the Catholic Church.
Beloved wife and life-long companion of Joseph.
Loving mother of Joey Rodriguez and Elizabeth and her husband Jeremy Penrose.
Cherished daughter of Bela and the late Violet Szeverenyi.
Dear sister of Sylvia Tollar, Maggie Brown and Bill Szeverenyi.
She will be eternally missed by all who knew her.
Visitation at SMITH'S FUNERAL HOME, 485 Brant Street (one block north of City Hall), Burlington (905-632-3333) on Thursday 3-5 and 7-9 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, Brant Street (at Blairholm), Burlington on Friday, February 6, 2004 at 10:30 a.m.
If desired, expressions of sympathy to the Canadian Cancer Society would be sincerely appreciated by the family.
Vigil for Violet Eva Thursday 7 p.m. at the Funeral Home.
Doiron: Sara Jane (Evelyn)
Peacefully on Saturday, January 31, 2004 at age 98.
Sara Jane, beloved wife of the late Elias.
Loving mother to Doris (Pierre), Leo (Barbara), the late Herman (Betty), Wallace (Isabel), the late Marie (the late Stephen), the late Shirley (Alyre), Donald (the late Eileen), Marjory (the late Sam), and Mary (Teat).
She will be missed by her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Marguerite d'Youville Catholic Church (2490 Sandalwood Parkway, Brampton) on Wednesday, February 4, 2004 at 10:30am.
Interment of the urn to take place at a later date at St. Augustine Parish, Hunter River, RR3 South Rustico, P.E.I. C0A 1W0 (1-902-963-2245) Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Arrangements entrusted to Andrews Community Funeral Centre - 905-456-8190.
Dredge, Elizabeth (Betty),
of Guelph, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, at the Guelph General Hospital, Friday, January 30 2004, in her 78th year.
Beloved wife of 56 years to Jack Dredge of Guelph.
Loved Mother of Murray Dredge of Toronto, Graham and Karen Dredge of London, Paul and Anita Dredge of Guelph and Scott Dredge of Hamilton.
Loving Grandma of Julie, Matthew, Jen and Justin.
Dear sister of Phyllis, Nora and Don.
Predeceased by a sister Gwen. a Memorial service to celebrate Betty's life will be held at WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 206 Norfolk St., Guelph, Monday, February 2, 2004 at 1:30 p.m. (Reception to follow in the Wall-Custance Family Reception Centre).
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society, 4A-214 Speedvale Ave, W., Guelph N1H 1C4 would be appreciated.
Special thanks to the nurses of the 5th floor (ICU) Guelph General Hospital and Dr. Hobson and Dr. Euler for the care and attention given to Betty during her illness.
(Wall-Custance 519-822-0501 or www.wallcustance.com)