CAMBRIDGE MARY JOSEPHINE
Cambridge Mary Josephine, at the Southampton Care Centre, Southampton Ontario, on Thursday January 23, 2003. Mary Cambridge (nee Seeney) of Southampton in her 92nd year. Wife of the late Ernest V. Cambridge. Dear sister of Agnes Cleary of Southampton. Loving and proud aunt of Dr Peter and his wife Joan Cleary of Come by Chance, Newfoundland, Michael and his wife Carole Cleary of Arran-Elderslie, Kathleen and her husband Glenn Juby of Mallorytown, Margaret-Ann and her husband Gerry McNabb of Manotick, Pauline and her husband Randy Derry of Southampton and Ken and his wife Marie Cambridge of Montreal. Sadly missed and fondly remembered by 10 great nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents, William and Cecilia May Seeney, by her brother, Edmund J. Seeney, by her sisters, Sister Mary Agnes Cecilia S.S.A. (Dorothy), and Kathleen Findlay and by her infant sister, Mary. Visitation from the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton, on Sunday January 26, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at St Patrick's Church, Southampton, on Monday at 11am. Father Mike Francis will officiate. In consideration of travel arrangements, the Service of Committal and Interment at Cote Des Neiges Cemetery, Montreal, will be delayed until the Spring. An announcement of detail will follow. Expressions of Remembrance to the Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation. Parish Prayers will be given at the Funeral Home on Sunday evening at 8:30pm.
HARKNESS GORDON E.
Harkness, Gordon E. at London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Campus, London, on Tuesday December 31, 2002. Gord Harkness of Southampton in his 75th year. Dear friend and loving companion of Nellie Howell of Southampton. Fondly remembered by Donelda and her husband Romaine Kahgee of the Saugeen First Nation, Robert Howell, Mary Howell both of Owen Sound and their families. A Memorial Service to Celebrate Gord’s Life will be conducted in the Chapel of the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton, on Saturday January 4, 2003 at 11am. Reverend Eleanor Russ will officiate. Cremation and Interment of Ashes, Woodlawn Crematorium, Guelph. Expressions of Remembrance to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
SHEPHERD REGINALD GEORGE
Shepherd Reginald George, peacefully at his residence in Southampton, on Wednesday December 4, 2002. Reg Shepherd of Southampton in his 82nd year. Beloved husband and best friend of Mary E. Shepherd (nee Mills) of Southampton. Dear father of Julie and her husband Frank Lauritzen of Alliston and Carol and her husband Steve Warner of Milton. Loving grandfather of Amy, Andrew and Brenda Lauritzen and Jeff, James and Katie Warner. Also survived by his brother, Kenneth of Burlington and by his sister, Marjorie Riess of Hamilton. Fondly remembered by his many friends of the Church and of the Community. Predeceased by his parents, Sidney and Rose Shepherd and by his infant granddaughter, Colleen. Visitation from the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton, on Friday December 6, 2002, from 2-4 and 7-9pm. A Celebration of Reg's Life will be conducted in the Chapel of the Funeral Home, Saturday at 11am. Pastor Eric Watson will officiate. Interment Southampton Cemetery. A Time of Fellowship will follow in the Family Centre of the Funeral Home. Expressions of Remembrance to the Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation.
DAY, OKAL LEARMOUTH
Day, Okal Learmouth, Passed away peacefully at home in Southampton on March 29th, 2003. Born on March 18th, 1920 to Cyrus and Olive Day, Oke grew up in Ridgetown before attending the University of Western Ontario where he earned his Honors B.A. (Business and Secretarial Science) and “W” for sports. He was active in education for the benefit of all youth from his secondary school teaching and coaching days in Richmond Hill, Tilbury and at Medway in Arva; his principalships in Goderich, Welland and Kitchener; and his management roles with the Waterloo County Board of Education, from which he retired in 1981. In his Southampton retirement, he continued his lifelong interest in sports as well as volunteering with the Bruce County Board of Education. He is survived by Margaret (Peggy), his valued wife and partner of nearly 54 years. He was the loving father and mentor of Deborah (John Scholtz) of Port Moody, B.C.; Richard of Teeswater; and Susan (Yannis Fragiadakis) of Richmond Hill and cherished grandfather of Alexandra and Niki Fragiadakis. He is also survived by his devoted sister, Margaret Hummel of Waynesville, N.C., and predeceased by his brothers, Donald and Kenneth.
Visitation on Monday, March 31st from 7-9 p.m. and service on Tuesday, April 1st at 3:30 p.m. at Eagleson Funeral Home, 234 Palmerston Street, Southampton.
If desired, memorial donations may be made to:
Autism Society Ontario, 1179 A King Street West, Suite 004, Toronto M6K 3C5
(www.autismsociety.on.ca) or Waterloo Education Foundation, 51 Ardelt Avenue, Kitchener N2C 2R5 (http://wefi.wrdsb.on.ca.)
BESITO PHILOMEN TERRY
Besito Philomen Terry at his residence, Saugeen First Nation #29, on Thursday March 13, 2003. Phil Besito of the Saugeen First Nation in his 39th year was reunited with his parents Rowland and Mary Besito. Dear brother of Sylvia and her husband Hubert John, Arron, Lorie and her husband Lorne Mandawoub, Helena, Corinna and Eliza Jane Henry and her friend Brent Smith, all of Saugeen First Nation. Also survived by his grandmother, Louisa Mitchell of Saugeen. Sadly missed and fondly remembered by his many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by his brother, Lennox, his niece Tiffany John, and by his uncles, Reuben and Gordon Besito. Friends will be received at his residence, #313 Scotch Settlement Road, on Sunday, March 16, 2003 from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Monday, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The Funeral Service will be conducted from the Saugeen Full Gospel Church, Scotch Settlement Road, Saugeen First Nation on Tuesday March 18, 2003 at 2pm. Pastor Phillip Ritchie and Matt Collison will officiate. Interment French Bay Cemetery. Expressions of Remembrance to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the C.N.I.B. "Ye tho I walk through the valley of death, I shall fear no evil, for Thou art with me". Arrangements entrusted to the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton.
DORAN DOROTHY WINONA
Doran, Dorothy Winona, at the St. Catharines General Hospital, St. Catharines, on Sunday, February 9, 2003. Dorothy Doran of St. Catharines in her 81st year. Daughter of the late Nathan and Nettie Maud Doran. Dear sister of Hartley Doran and Morice Doran both of Southampton. Predeceased by her 2 sisters, Eloise and Ruth, and by her brother, Ralph. Sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews and their families. At Dorothy’s request, there will be no visitation. Cremation. Memorial Services to celebrate Dorothy Doran’s life will be conducted at First United Church, 95 Church Street, St. Catharines on Thursday, February 13, 2003 at 7pm and in Southampton, at the Eagleson Funeral Home on Saturday, February 15, 2003 at 2pm. Spring interment of ashes at Southampton Cemetery. Expressions of remembrance may be made to the Southampton United Church, First United Church, St Catharines or to Canadian Cancer Society for Research.
HARMER, ROBERT WILLIAM
Harmer, Robert William (Herb) passed away peacefully in Toronto, on Wednesday March 5, 2003. Bill (Herb) Harmer of Toronto and Southampton, at the age of 70. Beloved husband of Mary Harmer (nee Droeske) of Toronto and Southampton. Loving father of Robert of Toronto, Alexandra of Orangeville and Lesley of Toronto. Also survived by his sister Margaret and her husband Gordon Good of Burlington. Fondly remembered by his many relatives and friends. At Herb’s request there will be no visitation. A Reception in Herb’s memory will be held at the Granite Club, Toronto, on Thursday March 13, 2003 at 5pm, as well, a Memorial Service to Celebrate Herb’s Life be will conducted in the Chapel of the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton, on Saturday April 26, 2003 at 11 a.m. A Time of Fellowship will follow in the Family Centre of the Funeral Home. Private Family Interment of Ashes Southampton Cemetery. If so desired, Memorial Donations may be made to the Chantry Island Restoration Project or to the Charity of your Choice. Condolences may be forwarded to the family through www.eaglesonfuneralhome.com.
KEWAGESHIG EVA ANN
Kewageshig Eva Ann, after a courageous battle with Diabetes, at the London Health Sciences Centre, South Street Campus, London, on Saturday March 1, 2003. Eva Kewageshig (nee Johnson) of the Saugeen First Nation, in her 63rd year. Beloved wife and best friend of 45 years to Willard Kewageshig of the Saugeen First Nation. Dear mother of Deryl, Glenda and her friend Radford, Pamela and her friend Wayne, Barton (Chico) and his friend Beverly, Gregory (Danny) and his friend Wendy, and Jennifer, all of the Saugeen First Nation. Also survived by sisters Dorothy (Mrs. Arnold Solomon), Deanna (Mrs. Don Toderian) of Varney, Linda Scott of London, Robert, Wanda, Rick, Terry and Fred all of Saugeen First Nation. Sadly missed by her grandchildren, Dale, Tim, Dasher, Janice, Nathan, Nolan, Kaylyn and Tiffany, by her great grandchildren, Cheyenne, Emily, Wade, Donovan and Kyla, by her many nieces and nephews and by her friends of the Community. Fondly remembered by Brenda Kewageshig, her very special neice. Predeceased by her parents, Wesley and Laura Johnson, by her sister, Lenore, and by her special parents, Leonard and Ruth Root. Visitation from the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton, on Tuesday March 4, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The Funeral Service will be conducted at the Wesley United Church, Saugeen First Nation, on Wednesday at 11am. Interment Village Cemetery, Saugeen First Nation. Expressions of Remembrance to the Canadian Diabetes Association. A traditional Wake will be in the Chapel of the Funeral Home at 7:30pm Tuesday. “Gone to be with her Blessed Saviour”.
SEIN, STEVEN JOHN
Sein, Steven John, suddenly at his residence, in Southampton Ontario, on February 19th, 2003. Steve Sein of Southampton and formerly of Toronto, at the age of 44. Beloved son of Mani and Norah Sein of Toronto. Dear brother of Rod and his wife Pat and uncle of Erik and Lucas all of Lively. Especially remembered by his friend Darlene McNeill of Southampton. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton. A Service of Remembrance was held in the Chapel of the Turner and Porter Funeral Home, “Butler Chapel”, 4933 Dundas Street West, Toronto on Saturday, February 22nd, 2003 at 2 p.m. Expressions of Remembrance to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
THOMPSON JESSIE CHRISTINE
Thompson Jessie Christene, at Kensington Village, London, on Saturday April 5, 2003. Jessie Thompson (nee Mackay) of London and formerly of Southampton in her 90th year. Jessie had many interests and devoted much of her time to the beautification and well being of her community, Southampton. In addition to her commitment to her church, she served as a member of the local School Board, on the Parks Board and on the Hospital Board. Jessie was proud of her part in the creation of Pioneer Park and Millard Boulevard. Wife of the late Frederick Thompson. Dear mother of Janette and her husband Kenneth Newcombe of London. Proud grandmother of Jody and her husband Pat Johnston of Wallaceburg and Jennifer of Kingston. Loving Nana to her great grandchildren, Rachel, Connor and baby Liam. Also survived by her sister-in-law Elizabeth MacKay of Southampton. Fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews and by her many friends of the community. Predeceased by her parents Robert and Christina MacKay, by 2 brothers, Morrison (Bud) and Malcolm (Mac) and by her sister Elizabeth (Tet) MacKay. Visitation from the Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road N., London, on Tuesday April 8, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The Funeral Service will be conducted at the Church of the Redeemer, 590 Grosvenor Street, London, on Wednesday at 11am. Reverend Allan Carson will officiate. Cremation. A Graveside Service for the Committal of Ashes will be conducted at a later date at the Southampton Cemetery. Expressions of Remembrance to the Church of the Redeemer, Alter Guild, to the Kensington Village Charitable Foundation or to St Paul’s Anglican Church, Southampton. Funeral service arrangements entrusted to the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton, (800) 858-9544.