June McMullan (née Rouse) died peacefully at her home in Burlington on August 28, 2004 at the age of 77.
Mrs. McMullan is survived by her husband James McMullan, children Judy (husband Randall Howard) of Elora, Richard (wife Juanita) of Maryland, Patricia (husband Graham Baldwin) of Port Perry, Kathy (husband David White) of Norland and Terry (wife Nancy) of Toronto; 14 grandchildren; and brother Gilbert (wife Florence) of Haileybury.
She was predeceased by her brother Bob Rouse and his wife Cecile.
Ronald “Flip” Wilson died peacefully after a short illness on November 17, 2004 at the Temiskaming Hospital. He was 54.
He was born in Haileybury on May 19, 1950 to the late Arnold and Mary Wilson. He attended New Liskeard Secondary School and later completed his education at the Gateway Learning Centre and graduated with his Grade 12 Diploma in 1996.
Mr. Wilson will be greatly missed. He had a character of giving and was there to assist anyone when needed, giving 100 per cent of himself. He had volunteered with the Haileybury Minor Hockey Association for a number of years.
Mr. Wilson will be remembered as a dedicated husband, father, brother and friend. He will never be forgotten.
He is survived by his loving wife of 34 years Claudette (née Gauthier) whom he married at Holy Cross Parish on August 8, 1970; and will be sadly missed by his children Sylvie (and her husband Andrew) Schroeder, Janice Wilson and Brian (and his fiancé Julie) Wilson; and cherished grandson Aaron Schroeder.
The funeral mass was celebrated from Holy Cross Catholic Church on November 23 with Father Germain Turcotte officiating.
Interment of the ashes followed at Holy Cross Cemetery.
Memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society will be gratefully acknowledged by the family.
C’est avec une profonde tristesse que la famille annonce son décès le 19 novembre 2004 à l’Hôpital Général d’Ottawa.
Il était le fils bien-aimé de feu Hermas Miron et Anna Dauphinais de Verner. Il laisse dans le deuil son épouse, Rachel (née Roberge), un fils, Luc Miron (épouse Connie) de Harrisburg, PA; et une fille, Sylvie Miron (époux Yves Ouimet) de Lakefield, QC. Il lègue un heritage précieux d’amour à son petit-fils Danick Ouimet. Se souviendront de lui avec affection, ses soeurs et frère: Ida (Gratien) Comeau de Sturgeon Falls; Annette (Michel) Sylvestre et Cécile (Claude) Goulet de Verner; Noella (Miguel) Cousineau d’Oshawa; Gertrude (Marcel) Lefebvre de Sudbury; Emile (Linda) Miron de Thunder Bay et Diane (Marc) Desrosiers de Windsor.
Les funérailles ont eu lieu à la Paroisse St-Jean Baptiste de Verner le 23 novembre, et les cendres seront inhumées au cimetière de Verner.
Les condoléances peuvent s’exprimer par des dons à l’Association pulmonaire de l’Ontario (www.on.lung.ca/supportus/donate.html/ 800-972-2636).
In loving memory of Clément Miron, formerly of New Liskeard but recently resident of Embrun, Ontario, who passed away at the Ottawa General Hospital on Friday November 19, 2004.
He was the beloved son of the late Hermas Miron and Anna Dauphinais of Verner. Cherished husband of Rachel (née Roberge) and devoted father of Luc Miron (Connie) of Harrisburg, PA, and Sylvie Miron (Yves Ouimet) of Lakefield, QC. Precious grandfather of Danick Ouimet. He will be sadly missed by sisters and brother: Ida (Gratien) Comeau of Sturgeon Falls; Annette (Michel) Sylvestre and Cécile (Claude) Goulet of Verner; Noella (Miguel) Cousineau of Oshawa; Gertrude (Marcel) Lefebvre of Sudbury; Emile (Linda) Miron of Thunder Bay and Diane (Marc) Desrosiers of Windsor.
The funeral mass was celebrated on November 23 at St-Jean Baptiste Church in Verner. Burial of ashes to follow.
Donations to the Ontario Lung Association would be gratefully acknowledged by his family www.on.lung.ca/supportus/donate.html 800-972-2636.
Theodore 'Ted' David Brown
The death occurred after a short illness at Sudbury General Hospital on Wednesday, November 17, 2004 of Mr. Theodore “Ted” David Brown at the age of 78 years.
Born at North Cobalt to the late Waldo and the late Christina Brown.
He was predeceased by his wife Lois (nee Ross) in 1982; brothers Lloyd, Mervin, Norris; and by his sister Bessy Richard.
Mr. Brown is survived by his loving children Tracey (and his wife Roseanne) and Linda (and her husband Steve). Also left to mourn are his grandchildren Tina, David, Mathew, Cory, Analisa and Shawn; great-grandson Rily; sisters Margaret McChesney, Carrie Birtch, Marilyn (Dave) Buchanen; and brothers Ed (Erica) Brown and Bob (Theresa) Brown.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Buffam Léveillé Funeral Home with a funeral service held on Saturday, November 20, 2004 at 2 p.m. with Reverend Kitty Miller officiating.
Interment followed at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Haileybury, Ontario.
Memorial contributions to the Heart and Stroke Foundation will be gratefully acknowledged.
Relatives and friends attended the service from St Catherines, Burlington, Barrie, North Bay and the Tri Town area.
Ted had been a sailor in the Merchant Marines. He was a member of the Prospectors’ Association and a lifetime member of the OHA. Ted’s greatest passion was his children, grandchildren and great-grandson. He was an avid horseman and could always be found at a nearby racetrack.
Although Ted is no longer with us, he will sadly missed by his family.
Till we meet again.
Carol Phillips died suddenly on November 20, 2004 at the Laurentian Hospital in Sudbury. She was 63.
Mrs. Phillips is survived by her husband of over 40 years, John; daughter Lisa McCormick (Doug Perkins) and son Lee Phillips (Brenda Christie); grandchildren Autumn McCormick, Jessica Phillips, Daylan Perkins and Scottie Allen; mother Minnie Larocque; brothers Ron Larocque, Rick Larocque (wife Elaine), Paul Larocque (wife Eva) and sisters Shirley Cummings (husband Bruce), Joan Woods (husband Manson) and Deborah Dekkers (husband John).
She was predeceased by her father Victor Larocque and brothers Larry and Jimmy.
The funeral was arranged by Low and Low Funeral Home in Port Perry where the service will be held in the chapel on November 26 at 11 a.m. Lunch to follow the services.
Memorial contributions to the Diabetic Association, Lung or Kidney Foundations would be greatly appreciated by the family.
Allan James 'A.J.' Mott
Allan James 'A.J.' Mott died suddenly on November 20, 2004 in his seventieth year.
Mr. Mott is survived by his wife Donna (née Currence) and children Debbie, Vicky (Tom) and Paul (Heather), grandchildren Matthew (Sarah), Adam, Bobby and sister Mary Nichol.
He was predeceased by his parents Nina and James Mott, brothers Bob and Arthur.
A gathering will be held for family and friends at a later date.
If desired, donations may be made to the Heart and Lung Associations in memory of Mr. Mott.
Wayne Smith passed away peacefully with his family by his side at the Pembroke Regional Hospital on Sunday, November 7, 2004 in his fifty-seventh year.
Wayne Smith of Pembroke beloved husband and best friend of 35 years to June Smith (nee Hillebrecht). Dear father to Jason Smith (wife Lori), Ottawa; and Shawn Smith, Pembroke. Grandpa to Owen Smith. Brother of Betty Warren (husband Cecil), Shakespeare; and Twyllia MacPhee (husband Ray), Brantford.
Predeceased by his mother Edith Smith and his mother and father-in-law Elsie and Irwin Hillebrecht. Brother-in-law to Ray Hillebrecht (wife Janet); and Neil Hillebrecht (wife Joan), all of Mitchell. Lovingly remembered by several nieces and nephews.
Visitation was at the Malcolm, Deavitt and Binhammer Funeral Home, 141 Renfrew St., Pembroke.
A Memorial Service was held in the Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday, November 11, 2004 at 3:00 p.m.
(As an expression of sympathy donations to the Pembroke Handibus would be appreciated).
Margaret Ann Ostrander
Margaret Ann Ostrander died suddenly at Huntsville Regional Health Centre on November 17, 2004 in her sixtieth year.
Mrs. Ostrander (Lee), formerly of Kenabeek, was the beloved partner of Donald Simons of Port Loring and was predeceased by her husband Glen Clifton Ostrander.
She was the loving mother of Wayne Ostrander (Bonnie) of St. Thomas, Donna Skinner (Angus) of Haileybury, Donald Ostrander (Carol) of St. Thomas, Heather Gauthier (Claude) of Haileybury, Verna Carson (Morgan) of Thornloe and Darlene Taillon (David) of Woodstock and grandmother of Tara, Adam, Tina, Jen, Angus, Amy, Carol, Steven, Jessica, Brandy, Brandyn, Krista, Curtis and four great-grandchildren.
She was also the dear sister of Mike Lee of Oshawa and was predeceased by brothers Colin and Ian Lee.
The funeral was arranged by Paul Funeral Home in Powassan with a Lions Club tribute held Friday, November 19 and an Eastern Star service held Saturday, November 20. The funeral service was held at the Paul Funeral Home on November 20.
Relatives and friends from across Ontario attended the service.
If desired, donation’s in Mrs. Ostrander’s memory to the Daffodil Terrace Lodge would be appreciated by the family.
The family thanked those who attended and those who sent flowers and cards.
Aliette (née Charette) Kitts
The family announces with sorrow the death of Mrs. Aliette Kitts at Temiskaming Hospital, New Liskeard, Monday, November 22, 2004 in her seventy-ninth year. Surrounded by her family, mom went to be with her Lord.
She moved as a child to Temagami with her family in 1934, where she lived for the past 70 years.
Mrs. Kitts is predeceased by her parents Osias and Hermine Charette; brother Dan Charette and his wife May; grandson Joey Kitts; and brothers-in-law Len Hruda, Gerry Kitts, Stuart Little, Roy Kitts and Armand Lavigne.
Beloved wife of 57 years of Jim and loving mother of Bill (and Billie) of Temagami, Ron (and Cecile) of Winnipeg and Mike (and Lynn) of South Porcupine. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Kim Krech (and Jim) of Temagami, Corry Staples (and Jeff) of Callander, Willie Kitts (and Ashley) and Lindsay Kitts of South Porcupine, Rachelle and Ronda Krech of Temagami and special gramma to Sara Laronde of Temagami. Also great nanny to Tyler, Dylan, Tori, Jake, Braedon, James and Caitlyn.
Also left to mourn are her sisters Colette Lavigne of Sudbury, and Pauline Hruda of Winnipeg, brother-in-law Bobby Kitts (and Alice) of Moncton and sisters-in-law Gertie Kitts of Sudbury, Veronica Little and Gloria Kitts of Sault Ste. Marie.
The Kitts Family will welcome friends at the St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church in Temagami on Wednesday, November 24 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. The funeral mass is on Thursday, November 25 at 11 a.m. with Father Trevor Scarfone officiating.
Interment will follow at the Whispering Pine Cemetery Temagami.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Buffam Léveillé Funeral Home in Haileybury (705-672-3122).
In lieu of flowers mom requested if you consider the Temiskaming Hospital, Royal Canadian Legion Branch 408 Temagami or St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church, Temagami.
The family would like to thank Dr. Steve Goddard and all the staff who assisted in making mom’s last few weeks more comfortable.