BURN, Robert Edward, Major C.D., RCAF Ret.
BURN, Robert Edward, Major C.D., RCAF Ret. - Suddenly, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on June 7, 2001, in his 79th year. Veteran of the Second World War and Korea. Past President of Whitby Curling Club. Predeceased by his parents, William Edward and Janet Ellen Burn of Hespeler. Survived by his wife, Joan (nee Somerville). He will be fondly remembered by his many relatives and friends. Arrangements entrusted to Memorial Chapel Brooklin, 79 Baldwin St., Brooklin Village, (1-905-655-3662). In lieu of flowers, memorial do nations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
STOUTENBURG, Percy Edward Sr.
STOUTENBURG, Percy Edward Sr. - Born November 28, 1928, in Yorkton, Sask., formerly of Massey, Ontario, died at his residence, on Saturday, June 9, 2001. Survived by his wife, Kaye (nee Stewart); his children, Flo Jahnke and her husband Rudi, Eve Henderson and her husband Don, Katherine Pieper and her friend Brian, Percy Stoutenburg Jr. and his friend Patsy, Janis Nabrotzky and her husband Oli ver and Gordon Stoutenburg and his wife Trish; his brother, Ron Stoutenburg and sister, Evelyn Schwindt. Sadly missed by his grand children, Lisa Haskins and her hus band Kevin, Scott Weiler and Corey Weiler and his wife Tracy, Natasha and Justin Jahnke, Jason, David and Tammy Stoutenburg, Katie Pieper, Tyler Stoutenburg, Amanda and Aaron Sandberg and great- grandchildren, Jessica and Michael Haskins. Predeceased by his parents, Ivo and Florence Stoutenburg; son, David and four brothers and three sisters. Friends will be received at Westmount Funeral Chapel, 1001 Ottawa St. S. (at Westmount Rd.), 743-8900, today (Monday) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Tuesday, June 12, 2001 at 2 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, do nations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Red Cross. Thanks to Drs. Dowdell, Dingle and Mary Jackson and palliative care givers.
SHELBY, Marjorie Ann
SHELBY, Marjorie Ann - Peacefully, on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2001, at Fairview Mennonite Home, Cambridge, Miss Marjorie Shelby, of Kitchener, age 90 years. Miss Shelby was an executive sec retary with Uniroyal, formerly Do minion Tire, for over 40 years until her retirement. Dear sister of Evelyn Irwin of Brantford, Ont., and aunt of Robert S. Irwin and his wife Jean of Whitby, Ont., Rev. Dr. Paul G. Irwin and his wife Jean of Gaithersburg, Maryland and Gary F. Irwin and his wife Laurie of Brantford, Ont. Miss Shelby is also survived by her many great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews. Predeceased by her parents. Family and friends may call at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King St. W., Kitchener, Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service from the fu neral home chapel Monday at 11 a.m. Interment, Bright, Ont. Reception to follow in the Ratz-Bechtel Family Centre.
STUMPF, Earl Sylvester "Danny"
STUMPF, Earl Sylvester "Danny" - Passed away peacefully, at K-W Health Centre of Grand River Hospital, Friday, October 19, 2001, age 88 years. Beloved husband of Hildegard for 58 years. Loving father of Eleanor Federwitz and her husband Robert of California, Erla Koch of Caledonia, Linda Jacober and her husband Kirk of North Carolina and Florence Peitsch and her husband Thomas of Australia. He will be sadly missed by his grand children, Lori Feiler, Kristen Knight, Timothy Federwitz, Jessica Ebert, Rhonda, Jonathan and Laura Koch, Katryna and Melissa Jacober, Matthais, Philip, Josiah, Thaddeus, Ezra and Patience Peitsch and six great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his brothers, Harvey, Roy and Howard. Mr. Stumpf's family will receive relatives and friends at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home , 171 King St. S., Waterloo today (Monday) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at Historic St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 137 Queen St. S., Kitchener on Tuesday, October 23, 2001 at 1 p.m., with Rev. Allan Scharlach officiating. Interment in Memory Gardens, Breslau. As expressions of sympathy, do nations may be made to the Lutheran Bible Translators or the Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary. This may be arranged through the funeral home by calling 745-8445 or at www.edwardrgood.com.
ZULA, Martin - Passed away, at his residence, on Saturday, October 20, 2001, age 80 years. Beloved husband of Melania; father of Mike and his wife Lynn of Kitchener and Alena Bartos and her husband Daniel Bradac of Waterloo; grand father of Alena and her husband Steve Browne, Jeremy, Steve and Michelle and great-grandfather of Saige and Sydney. Survived by his brother, Andrej Brazda and Palo Zummer. Also remembered by many relatives and friends in Slovakia. A memorial mass will take place at St. Aloysius RC Church, 11 Traynor Ave., Kitchener on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2001, at 11 a.m., with Rev. Cornelius J. O'Mahony as celebrant. As expressions of sympathy, do nations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association Kitchener- Waterloo and may be arranged by call ing the Edward R. Good Funeral Home , Waterloo, 745-8445 or at www.edwardrgood.com.
DUPE, Paul - Suddenly, Saturday, June 9, 2001, at his residence. The funeral arrangements are in complete and will be published in the Tuesday's edition of the Record. Ar rangements entrusted to the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 749-8467.
BOHONOSKI, Steve - It is with great sadness that Steve's family announces his passing, on Friday, June 8, 2001, at Freeport Health Centre of Grand River Hospital. Steve was in his 82nd year. He was a longtime employee of Labatts, in Waterloo. Beloved husband of the late Lois (nee Barry). He will be sadly missed by his best friend and companion, Mary Anderson. Loving father of Stephanie DeCoppel (Doug), Barry Bohonoski and Marianne Beechey (Dave Olivieri); cherished grandfather of Stephen, Dean, Jamie and Jason McMahon (Missy Adams), Teresa DeCoppel, Amber Bohonoski, Miranda, Jordan and Rachel Beechey; great-grandpa to Madison McMahon and Damian Kroshat. Remembered by his sisters, Mary Kraft and Alice Davis and their families. Steve will be forever loved and respected by family friends, Virginia, Chad and Kelly Young, Vesna Mitrovic and Brenda Ciesarik, Lorraine and Marion. Predeceased by his parents, Ann and John Bohonoski and his brothers, Mike, Joe, and John. At Steve's request there will be no visitation. A private family graveside service has been completed at Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo. Family and friends are invited to a celebration of Steve's life on Saturday, June 16, 2001 at 2 p.m. at the Waterloo Legion Branch 530. Donations to the Parkinson Foun dation of Canada or the Canadian Can cer Society would be greatly appreci ated by his family and may be arranged by contacting the Edward R. Good Fu neral Home , Waterloo, 745-8445. Special thank you to the staff at Union Terrace of Freeport Health Care Centre for their kind and compassionate care.
WYATT, June - Peacefully, on Saturday, June 9, 2001, at Bruce town ship, June Wyatt, in her 80 th year, of Elmira. Beloved wife of Dr. Rix Wyatt of Elmira; loving mother of Dr. Judy Wyatt and her husband Dr. Ross McTavish of Waterloo, Pam and her husband Dr. Rolando Del Maestro of Montreal. Fondly remembered by her grandchildren, Pepi and Wyatt, Lana, Adrian and Christian. At June's request, cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held. In her memory, donations to the Brian Tumor Research, Montreal Neurological Institute would be ap preciated by the family as expressions of sympathy and may be place through the Dreisinger Funeral Home, 62 Arthur St. S. , Elmira, N3 B 2 Z6 . 669-2207.
SHEWAN, Mrs. Boyd C. (nee Dorothy Idella Bruce)
SHEWAN, Mrs. Boyd C. (nee Dorothy Idella Bruce) - July 27, 1913 - October 20, 2001. She is gone now, ever venturing on, as such spirits will. At Cambridge Memorial Hospital, in the early dawn of a beautiful fall day and in the presence of her daughter. Now forever reunited in time eternal with those she loved so completely in life and held so closely to her heart after their passing - her beloved hus band, Boyd C. Shewan (1991); her cher ished daughter, Carol Ann (1942) and her devoted parents, William (1969) and Idella Bruce (1966). Those left to remember her with love and to honour her memory for all time are her daughter, Dorothy Adrienne; her brother, William and sister-in-law, Monica Bruce and her cousin, Dorothy Sutherland, all of Cambridge. Her ex tended family include loved sisters-in- law and brothers-in-law in the Shewan family, nieces, nephews and their chil dren and wonderful friends, all of who filled her life with happiness and nourished and comforted her soul dur ing these past few months as she em barked on a very courageous and diffi cult journey as her health declined. She was a beautiful, wonderful, car ing, loving and supportive daughter, wife, mother and sister, who lived her life with gentle dignity. She will be deeply and forever missed. Many exceptional community health care professionals respectfully and compassionately cared for her during her illness and our heartfelt thanks are extended to our friends of Grand River Hospital Medical Imaging Department and to the Medical Day Care and Palli ative Care Centres of Cambridge Mem orial Hospital and also to the Paramed In-home Nursing services, all for their invaluable support. Also our gratitude is extended to our neighbours for their many acts of kindness. If you wish to support a charity in Dorothy's memory, there are many worthy causes and the family would honour your choice. We are personally deeply appreciat ive of the collective commitment to ex ceptional patient care made by the Pal liative Care Team at the Cambridge Hospital. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2001 at 11 a.m., in the chapel of Coutts & Son Funeral Home , 96 St. Andrews St. Cambridge. Warm summer sun shine kindly here; Warm southern wind blow softly here; Green sod above lie light, lie light; Goodnight, dear heart, goodnight, goodnight.
McCONNERY, Vincent James (Big Red)
McCONNERY, Vincent James (Big Red) - Born July 7, 68 years ago, beloved husband of Irene for 43 years, passed away, Thursday, June 7, after a lengthy battle with cancer. Loving father of Chuck, Dan and Joe. Will be fondly remembered by five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; his brothers and sisters; nieces and nephews and many friends. There will be a family and friends gathering Sunday, June 10 at 1 p.m. at 216 Lancaster St. W., Kitchener. The service will be held Monday, June 11, 1 p.m. at Woodland Cemetery, Arlington Street, Kitchener. Our family wishes to thank Dr. Dingle, Dr. Cescon and Dr. Ward. A very special thank you for the care shown by Sytske "Super Sam", Barby and ComCare staff. In lieu of flowers, donations in his name to the Canadian Cancer Society would greatly be appreciated.
TRACHSEL, Edward Woodrow "Bun"
TRACHSEL, Edward Woodrow "Bun" - Age 79, of Shakespeare, passed away, in Stratford General Hospital, on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2001. He was born in South Easthope town ship, Perth County, on April 21, 1922, a son of the late Washington Trachsel and the former Catherine Munro. Edward served overseas with the Highland Light Infantry during the Second World War; he was a member of Stratford Memorial Branch No. 8 Royal Canadian Legion; he had worked at B.F. Goodrich in Kitchener for 34 years where he was a supervisor and was a member of Immaculate Conception RC Church in Stratford. He married the former Genevieve "Jean" Hrysko at Stratford on June 16, 1945. She predeceased him on November 30, 1993. Edward is survived by two sons, John and his wife Sandy Trachsel, Mark and his wife Lori Trachsel, all of Stratford; five grandchildren, Mat thew, Ashley, Abby, Tawnya and Spencer Trachsel, all of Stratford; one sis ter, Doreen Bentley of Stratford; one brother, Glen and his wife Edith Trachsel of Cambridge and sisters-in- law, Betty Trachsel of Shakespeare, Ruth Trachsel and Marie Grant and her husband Aulden, all of Stratford, along with several nieces and nephews. Besides his wife and parents, he was predeceased by his brothers, Harvey Trachsel, Clifford Trachsel and Melvin Trachsel and by his brother-in-law, Gordon Bentley. Relatives and friends will be re ceived in the Francis Funeral Home, 77 Woodstock Street North, Tavistock today (Monday) from 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph's Church, 96 Huron Street, Stratford on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2001 at 11 a.m., Rev. Fr. Richard Tremblay will be celebrant. Interment in South Easthope Cemetery, Shakespeare. As expressions of sympathy, do nations to the Palliative Care Unit of Stratford General Hospital or a charity of one's choice would be appreciated and may be made through the funeral home by calling 655-2431.
MROZ, Henry V.
MROZ, Henry V. - Suddenly, in his 75th year, on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2001, while on a cruise with his wife Rita (Paleczny), in celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary. Henry's love is cherished by his wife, Rita; as well as his children, Susan Guaglio of Waterloo, Richard Mroz and his wife Patricia of London, Christopher Mroz and his wife Tanya Stambuk of Gig Harbor, Washington, Terrence Mroz and his wife Linda of Mississauga and Monica and her hus band Randall Whitney of Prescott. Also deeply loved are Henry's grand children, Nathan, Andrew and Cristina Guaglio, Caitlin and Mallory Mroz, Christopher Trites and Eric den Bak, Tatyana Mroz, Terrence Mroz II, Alexander, Jacob, Courtland and Stuart Whitney. Brother of Genevieve and her husband Ralph Heller of London and Helen Bogdon of Kitchener. He was predeceased by son, Peter Gerard (April 27, 1957); son-in-law, Carlo Guaglio (July 25, 2000) and his parents, Anna Mroz (June 29, 2001) and Stanley Mroz (January 9, 1997). Henry retired in 1992 from Ontario Die Company, after fifty years of ser vice. He was active in St. Louis RC Church, where he sang in the Senior Choir. He also shared his many talents as a volunteer at St. Mary's General Hospital. He was a member of the Senior Knights of Columbus, Waterloo Council and the Father Theodald Spetz Council of the Knights. Henry was an exceptionally gifted woodworker. His legacy survives through his many beautiful creations including classic vehicles, log doll houses, carved ducks and intarsia. Henry's family will receive friends and relatives at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home , 171 King St. S., Waterloo from 7-9 p.m. today (Tuesday) and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday. Prayers will be said at the funeral home on Thursday, October 25, 2001 at 10 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Louis RC Church in Waterloo on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow in Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo. A joint prayer service for St. Louis RC Church and the Waterloo Knights of Columbus will be held at the funeral home Wednesday evening at 8:45 p.m. Donations to St. Mary's Regional Cardiac Care Centre or St. Louis RC Church would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy and can be ar ranged through the funeral home, 745-8445 or www.edwardrgood.com. Following the committal service at the cemetery, friends and family are invited to the Reception Room of the funeral home for refreshments and a time to visit with the family.
DUBOIS, Olga - Peacefully, at the Foyer Richelieu, Welland, on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2001, Olga Dubois, formerly of Ottawa and Princeton, in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Victor Dubois (1979). Dear mother of Noel and Tina of Burks Falls, Anne-Marie Dobi of Niagara Falls, John and Marion of Princeton, Michael and Elizabeth of Cambridge and Gabriel and Simone of Montreal. Loving grandmother of Christopher of Brantford, Gregory of Princeton, Damien of Woodstock, Michelle Boyle of Brantford and Debbie of Kitchener; 13 other grand children and 27 great-grandchildren; survived by two sisters. Predeceased by daughters, Marie- Therese and Micheline. Olga and her family came to Canada in 1954 from Belgium. She was a former teacher of the Oxford County School Board; a graduate of the University of Ottawa (1989); also a recognized Canadian artist. Friends will be received at the Keith Ovington Funeral Home, 134 King Street, Burford on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from Sacred Heart Church, 39 Gissing Street, Princeton on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2001 at 11 a.m., with Father Alan Dufraimont officiating. Interment Princeton Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations in Olga's memory may be made to the charity of your choice. Keith Ovington (519) 449-1112.
MACHEL, Arthur Wilbert
MACHEL, Arthur Wilbert - September 23, 1938 - October 19, 2001. Died peace fully, surrounded by his loving family, after a valiant battle with cancer. Predeceased by his parents, Gus and Amalia Machel. He will be missed by his wife, Heather; children, Craig and wife Helen, Nancy and Wade; sisters, Elsie (Jim) Kaufman and Hilda (Bob) Fisher and brother, Norm (Bonnie) Machel. A memorial service to celebrate Art's life will be held at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 63 Grand Ave. N., Cambridge on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2001 at 2 p.m. A reception will follow at the Galt Country Club. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Cambridge Memorial Hospital Foundation's oncology program or the One Voice One Vision Campaign, in support of Waterloo Region's three hospitals. Arrangements entrusted to Little's Funeral Home (623-1290).
SNYDERS, Anthony - Suddenly, at Palmerston & District Hospital, Palmerston, on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2001, in his 92nd year. Beloved husband of the late Martina Snyders. Dear father of Wilhelmina (Ted) Webers, Bill (Jan) Snyders, all of Fergus, Albert (Gail) Snyders of Pickering, Martin (Anne) Snyders of Toronto, Tony (Sandy) Snyders of Palmerston and Harry Snyders of Kenilworth. Survived by a brother and relatives in Holland; much loved grandpa of 12 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by son, Joe. Family will receive friends at the Crawford Funeral Home, 243 George St., Arthur, today (Friday) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers in the funeral home tonight (Friday) at 8 p.m. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Sacred Heart RC Church, Kenilworth on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2001 at 10 a.m., Father Eugene Solecki celebrant. Rite of Committal in Sacred Heart RC Cemetery, Kenilworth to fol low. Remembrances to the charity of one's choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Crawford Funeral Home, (519) 848-6872.