SAYNOR, David RN
SAYNOR, David RN - Peacefully at home, in Cambridge, with his family at his side, on Sunday, June 10, 2001, in his 53rd year. David Saynor, beloved husband of Nancy; loving father of Chad and Nicholas, both at home. Dear son of Mrs. Audrey Saynor of Cambridge and predeceased by his father, Bernard. Brother of Alan and his wife Marg of Cambridge; brother-in-law of Sandra Gillies and her husband Jack of Kitchener, Patricia Barber and her husband Gary of Collingwood and son-in-law of Mrs. Laura Weir of Collingwood David owned and operated Renovaid, a business combining his nursing skills and building renovation knowledge. Also, he was a former member of the Waterloo Regional Police. Friends were received at Little's Funeral Home, 223 Main St. E., Cambridge, Monday and will be received this evening (Tuesday) from 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted at Avenue Road Baptist Church, 465 Avenue Road, Cambridge on Wednesday, June 13, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. Cremation with interment at New Hope Cemetery to follow. Remembrances to the Cambridge Memorial Hospital Foundation "Medical Day Care" or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the Saynor family.
BAER, Curtis Henry
BAER, Curtis Henry - Of Moorefield, passed away suddenly, at his residence, on Saturday, June 9, 2001, in his 77th year. Beloved husband of Pauline Baer (nee Dettwiler). Dear father of David Baer and his wife June of Toronto; loving grandpa of Alyssa; brother of Morgan Baer and his wife Mae of Wellesley, Elmer Baer of Hearst, Orval Baer of Surrey, B.C., Wayne Baer of Stratford and Erma Meadows of Stratford; brother-in-law of Mahlon Dettwiler and his wife Erma of Bloomingdale and Carl B. Dettwiler and his wife Ellen of RR 1, West Montrose. Fondly remembered by numerous nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews. Predeceased by his parents, Ezra and Elizabeth (Good) Baer and one grand son, Nathaniel Baer (1996). Family and friends may pay their re spects at the Heritage Funeral Home, Drayton on Monday, June 11, 2001 (today) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until service time at the Community Mennonite Fellow ship, Drayton. Rev. Willard Metzger will conduct the funeral service in the Community Mennonite Fellowship, Drayton on Tuesday, June 12, 2001 at 1 p.m. Interment Bethesda Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Community Mennonite Fellowship, Drayton or Mennonite Central Committee would be appreciated by the family.
KIRKPATRICK, Hugh Douglas
KIRKPATRICK, Hugh Douglas - Hugh passed away, suddenly, at Westmount Golf and Country Club, on Saturday afternoon, June 9, 2001. He will be sadly missed by his family and many friends. Beloved husband of Rosemary (Grisdale) and dearly loved father of Brian (Jackie) and Katherine (Rick); cherished grandpa K of Tyler, Mallorie, Douglas, Brennan, Joshua and Cara; dear brother of Richard (Kay), Bev (Sue), Jerry and Marilyn. Lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, Douglas and Doris. The family received relatives and friends at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo, Monday from 7-9 p.m. and will receive relatives and friends today (Tuesday) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Wednesday, June 13, 2001 at 1 p.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Cardiac Care at St. Mary's General Hospital or the Canadian Can cer Society would be appreciated by the family.
RAMOS, Luis - Passed away, suddenly at Cambridge Memorial Hos pital, on Friday, June 8, 2001, in his 60th year. Beloved husband of Olivia for 39 years. Loving father of Alexandre Ramos, Helia Cousineau, Jorge Ramos, Suzana Ramos, Filomena Ramos, Marilia Frampton and Luisa Ramos. Proud grandfather of 10 grandchildren. Survived by his brother, Vic tor Jorge Ramos of Portugal. Predeceased by his parents and his sister. Luis was an avid sportsman belonging to the Galt Sportmans Club, sharing time with his daughter Marilia. He will be greatly missed by all the members. Luis was also an active member of the Listowel Rifle Club. Luis' family will receive friends at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King St. W., Kitchener today (Monday) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral and committal services will be held in the Ratz-Bechtel Chapel on Tuesday, June 12 at 2:30 p.m. Cremation. Reception will follow in the Ratz-Bechtel Family Centre. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
STECKLY, Catherine (Katie)
STECKLY, Catherine (Katie) - Peace fully, on Saturday, June 9, 2001 at St. Mary's General Hospital, Kitchener, Catherine was born 85 years ago in Wellesley township. Daughter of the late Daniel Gerber and the late Catherine Erb. Wife of the late Ezra Steckly. Loving mother of Kenneth Steckly of Lyn, Ont., Anna Mae, Mrs. Floyd Steinman of Wellesley, Kathryn, Mrs. Ralph Schmidt of RR 1, Millbank, Ont., Linda, Mrs. Vernon Jantzi of Warren, Ont.; daughter-in-law, Reta Steckly of Crogan, New York; sisters-in-law, Velma Gerber of New Hamburg, Ont., Emma Steckly of Brunner, Ont. and Mary, Mrs. John Zehr of RR 1, Wellesley, Ont., and also by many nieces and nephews and by 18 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by one grandchild, Peter Steckly; brothers, Samuel, Daniel, John, Christian, David and Amos in infancy; sisters, Mary, Mrs. John Jantzi, Annie, Mrs. David Jantzi, Lena, Mrs. Dan Brennemen, Emma, Mrs. Ezra Brennemen. Visitation will be at Futher Bros. Funeral Home, 1172 Henry St., Wellesley where the family will receive friends this evening (Monday) from 7-9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. On Wednesday a family service will be held at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Followed by the funeral service at 2 p.m. at Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church. Burial in the church cemetery. Bishop Arthur Gerber will officiate. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to AMA Belize Missions or to St. Mary's General Hospital.
BARTNOWSKI, Caroline - At the Village of Winston Park, on Monday, June 11, 2001, in her 79 th year. Dear daughter of the late Peter and Julia Starouski of Kitchener. Predeceased by her husband, Bill Bartnowski (1975). Also sadly missed by her goddaughter, Kate (Gordon) McDougall and her family. Friends will be received at Schreiter-Sandrock Funeral Home and Chapel, 51 Benton at Church St., Kitchener, 742-4481, tonight (Tuesday) from 7-9 p. m. Prayers will be recited on Wednesday, June 13, 2001 at 9:30 a. m. Transfer will then be made to Sacred Heart RC Church for Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a. m., with Father Edwin Lapinski officiating. Interment Waterloo Mount Hope Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Village of Winston Park Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
GOMES, Manuel - Of Kitchener, peacefully, with his family by his side, on Sunday, June 10, 2001, at K-W Health Centre of Grand River Hospital, at 56 years of age. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 27 years, Miquelina Gomes and his loving son, Fernando. Also many family and friends around the world. Predeceased by his parents, Ana Rosa Arujo and Joao Manuel Gomes. Employee of Schneider's for many years. Family invites relatives and friends to Schreiter-Sandrock Funeral Home & Chapel, 51 Benton at Church St., Kitchener, 742-4481 for visitation on Wednesday 2-9 p.m. Vigil prayers 8 p.m. Morning prayers will begin at the funeral home on Thursday, June 14, 2001 at 9:30 p.m. then procession to Our Lady of Fatima RC Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 o'clock. Interment Codeceda Cemetery, Portugal. A special thank you to all of the doc tors and nurses at K-W Health Centre, as well, all of Manuel's relatives and friends who came to visit. "God Bless You All"
DUPE, Paul Jerome
DUPE, Paul Jerome - Died peacefully, at home in his sleep, on Saturday, June 9, 2001, 40 years of age. Paul Dupe was the dear father of Taylor of Cambridge; beloved son of Ronald Dupe and Ruth Kalbhenn of New Waterford, Cape Breton, N. S. ; loving brother of Ronald Dupe, Sharon Erb, Bradley Dupe, Paula Oliver, Kevin Dupe, Joey Dupe; dear grandson of Ludwig and his late wife Helene (Tuddy) Kalbhenn. Paul will be missed by his nine nieces and nephews and many relatives and friends. Paul was born in New Waterford, Cape Breton, N. S. and was an active baseball and hockey player. He played fast ball since he was five years old, winning many awards over the years. While he was in Cape Breton he played fast ball with the New Waterford Cardinals and played with various teams in the K- W area. Paul will be remembered for his kindness and caring towards others. Paul's family will receive friends at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick St., Kitchener, 749-8467 from 7-9 p. m. Tuesday and 2-4 and 7-9 p. m. Wednesday and 10-11 a. m. Thursday. Funeral service 11 a. m. Thursday, June 14, 2001 in the chapel of the funeral home. Interment in the family plot in New Waterford, Cape Breton, N. S. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Toronto Sick Children's Hospital, United Way or K- W Rehab Centre would be appreciated by the family. (Cards available at the funeral home.)
MEYER, Harold Joseph
MEYER, Harold Joseph - Of Kitchener, with his family by his side, on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2001, in his 79th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 23 years, Annette Meyer; loving father of Paul Meyer and his wife Jane Power of B.C., Cheryl and her husband Ildo Silveira, Patty and her husband Skip Smith, Michele Schmidt, Christine Schmidt, Ron and his wife Debbie Schmidt, all of Kitchener. He will not be forgotten by his grandchildren, Natascha, Ildebrando Jr., Che Paul, Erin, Amy, Isaac, Ella, Shelby, Brandon, and Sierra. Survived by sisters, Eva Saloman of Kitchener and Esther Wiles of Orillia. Predeceased by his first wife, Jean Meyer (nee Becker) and sister, Verna Meyer. Retired from J.M. Schneider in 1984 after 30 plus years of service. Member of Kitchener Knights of Columbus Council 1504. Harold was also an active member at St. Francis Parish in Kitchener. The family invites relatives and friends to Schreiter-Sandrock Funeral Home and Chapel, 51 Benton at Church St., Kitchener, 742-4481, for visitation today (Thursday) 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Vigil prayers 8:45 p.m. Morning prayers will begin on Friday, Oct. 19, 2001 at 9:30 a.m. then procession to St. Francis RC Church for Mass of Christian Burial at 10 o'clock. Interment Williamsburg Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, the family would appreciate donations to St. Vincent de Paul Society or the Canadian Cancer Society.
KRYSCIAK, Lydia Agnes
KRYSCIAK, Lydia Agnes - After a courageous battle with cancer, at her home, on Wednesday, June 6, 2001, in her 33rd year. Beloved wife of Dean Dunn; loved mother to Sarah and Emily Dixon; special friend to Lindsey and Jessica Dunn; cherished daughter to Ted and Suzanna Krysciak of Waterloo and daughter-in-law to Neil and Gail Dunn of Barrie; dear sister to Mark Krysciak and his wife Darquise of Waterloo, Wally Krysciak and his wife Alison Gertridge of Richmond Hill and Andrej Krysciak and his wife Debbie of Port Moody, B.C.; dear friend of Brad Keith of New Brunswick. Will be sadly missed by aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Friends called at the Schreiter-Sandrock Funeral Home and Chapel, 51 Benton at Church Street, Kitchener, Thursday 7-9 p.m. and may call today (Friday) 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Complete funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Saturday at 2 p.m. Cremation to follow. Contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
DREXLER, Linda Bernice
DREXLER, Linda Bernice - At Guelph General Hospital, on Wednesday, June 6, 2001, Linda B. (Locke) Drexler, in her 54th year. Beloved wife of Wm.B. Drexler of RR 1, Ariss; dear mother of Leanne and her husband Michael Jolley of Elora, Joanne and her husband Trevor Kurtz of Breslau, Julianne and her husband Jason Kells of Cambridge and Ryan and his fiance Amanda of Elora; loved grandma of Kayla, Kimber, Victoria, Christopher, Tye, Reed and Joshua. Resting at the Gilbert MacIntyre & Son Funeral Home, 252 Dublin St., N., Guelph, where family will receive friends today (Thursday) 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral on Friday morning, June 8, 2001, St. Boniface Church, Maryhill, for a funeral mass at 10 a.m. Interment St. Boniface Cemetery, Maryhill. A Vigil for Linda will take place this evening (Thursday) at 8 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer So ciety would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home).
HILL, Edna (Diesch)
HILL, Edna (Diesch) - At her home, Forest Heights Long-Term Care, Kitchener, on Tuesday, June 5, 2001, Edna Hill, formerly of Cambridge (Galt), in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late Wilfred Hill (1995). She is survived by her sister, Alma Shaw of Kitchener; sister-in-law, Verna Hill of Kitchener and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her parents, Mr. & Mrs. Louis Diesch; her sister, Mamie Henderson; twin brothers, Leo and Louis; also brother, Norman and several sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law. Past member of the CWL and the Granite Club. Visitation at the Schreiter-Sandrock Funeral Home and Chapel, 51 Benton at Church St. Kitchener, 742-4481 on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Vigil prayers 3:45 p.m. Morn ing prayers will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, June 9, 2001 at 10:30 a.m. then procession to St. Francis RC Church, Blueridge Drive, Kitchener for a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 o'clock. Interment at Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo. Donations to St. Mary's General Hospital Foundation or St. Francis RC Church would be appreciated by the family.
ROUSSEL, Shirley - After a valiant struggle with cancer, Shirley peacefully passed away, surrounded by the love of her family, on Sunday, June 3, 2001 at K-W Health Centre of Grand River Hospital. Beloved wife of Roger for 45 years; cherished mother of Dawn and her husband Rod Smith and Denise and her husband Jay Brogee. Loving grand mother of Stephen Brogee and Megan and Alex Smith. Shirley also welcomed into her heart Rod's children, Brendan and Erin Smith. Survived by sister, Polly Young; brothers, Don, Reg, John (Josie), Lonnie (Jean), Wally and Clyde (Evelyn) Garnier and mother-in-law, Rita. Predeceased by her parents, James and Sarah Garnier; father-in-law, Adrien; sister, Pat Hamilton (Harold) and brothers, Jim, Sid and Terry Garnier. Shirley was an employee at H.L. Staebler Ins. Co. for many years until her retirement eight years ago. During her last years, she took great pleasure in participating in her woman's bowl ing league. Shirley's family will receive friends at A Family Funeral Home Inc. at 617 King St. N., Waterloo, 888-7700 on Saturday, June 9, 2001 from 10-11 a.m. Followed by a service at the funeral home with luncheon after. Cremation has taken place. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Grand River Regional Cancer Center would be appreciated. Our deepest thanks to all of Shirley's doctors and to the nurses of 6B at K-W Health Centre of Grand River Hospital for their compassion and expert care over the past four weeks and through out her entire illness. Our gratitude to the nursing team from CarePartners and to Sandy from ParaMed for their devoted care. To Father Martin, Dale, Linda, Michelle and countless others who helped along the way, our sincere appreciation.
CAMILO, Carlos Jose Gomes
CAMILO, Carlos Jose Gomes - Suddenly, on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2001, at the age of 41. Loving best friend of Kathy Ross (Clark); beloved step-father of Amy Ross and Keri Ross and grandfather of Desiree Ross; cherished son of Carlos and Florentina Camilo. Survived by his brothers, Henry and Grace-Anne Bowey and Tony, Lena and their daughter, Monica. Carlos will be remembered by his mother-in-law, Joan Clark; brothers-in-law, Bill, Robert and Allan and Robin; sisters-in-law, Donna Tilly and David and Carol Doig and several nieces and nephews. He will be missed by employees at Regional Sewer and Water Main. Resting at Corbett Funeral Home, 95 Dundas St., Cambridge, where the family will receive friends today (Saturday) 7-9 p. m. and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p. m. Prayers will be recited at the funeral home on Sunday evening at 8 p. m. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday, Oct. 22, 2001 at Our Lady of Fatima RC Church, Elgin St., Cambridge at 10 a. m. Interment Parklawn Cemetery (Preston). Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or your charity of choice.
ZACHARCZUK, Julia - After a four and a half months stay at Sunnyside Nursing Home, Julia passed away peacefully, on Wednesday, June 6, 2001, with her son and daughter at her side, with the support of helpful and com passionate staff members. Julia was born at home in Olszyny, Poland, on May 1, 1915. There were six sisters and two brothers raised in the same household. Julia immigrated to Canada after the Second World War in the late 40's, landed in Halifax, then moved and settled in Kitchener (Bridgeport), where she resided until the early 1980's. Julia was also a longtime, happy resident of Cedar Court, Kitchener, a member of St. Joseph's RC Church and a past member of the Women's Auxiliary of the Royal Canadian Polish Legion Branch No. 412. Loved mother of Edward and his wife Susan (Wagner) of Gadshill and Donna of Kitchener; cherished grandmother of Guy and his wife Naide and their daughter Anissa of Wellesley and Lee and his wife Melanie of Lisbon; dear sister to Franciszka Lewczuk of Poland, John Zaba and his wife Helen of Guelph; aunt of Helen (Zaba) Coehlo and her husband Carlos of Galt, Joe Zaba and his wife Mary of Waterloo and Richard and his wife Denise of Sturgeon Falls. Predeceased by her loved husband, Kenneth (1977); sister-in-law, Maria Zaba. Friends may call at the Schreiter-Sandrock Funeral Home and Chapel, 51 Benton at Church St., Kitchener, today (Saturday) 7-9 p.m. Complete funeral services will be held in the chapel on Sunday at 1 p.m. Private family burial Woodland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario, Kidney Foundation or Grand River Hospital Foundation.