Bella Marie Gouin (née Meloche)
Funeral arrangements by
Marcotte Funeral Home & Chapel (Tecumseh)
70 years, on June 24, 2003 at the W.R.H.C. Western Campus. Late of Tecumseh. Beloved wife of the late Lawrence (1996). Loving mother of Wayne and Shirley, of Milton; Clairette; Ronald and Roxanne, all of Tecumseh; Yvonne and Albert Lyndsay, of Windsor; Laurie Jan and Michael Bridges, of Bradenton, Fla.; Julie and Richard Beaudoin, of Woodslee. Daughter of the late Jacob and Emily (Nee Guilbeault). Dear Meme of Jennifer, Stephanie, Tammy, Christopher, Timothy, Cory, Bradley, Aaron, Samantha, Savannah, A. J., and Michael. Dear sister of the late Clifford Meloche and survived by Mina and Jack Summer; Clement and Aline Meloche; Louella and the late Richard Lessard (2002); Clarence and Pat Meloche; Doris and Ambroise Emery; Albert and Carol Meloche; Jeanette and Marcel Therrien. Survived by many nieces and nephews.
Bella will be remembered by all for her faith, laughter and her love of music and dance. Special thanks to all the staff at T3 West. Visiting Wednesday from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and Thursday, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Prayers Thursday at 7:30 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, June 27 at 10:00 a.m. from The Marcotte Funeral Home and Chapel, 12105 Tecumseh Rd., Tecumseh (519-735-2830) to the St. Anne Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Fr. Robert Couture will be the celebrant. Cremation. As your expression of sympathy, a donation to the Hospice of Windsor or to the Diabetes Association would be appreciated. A tree will be planted in memory of Bella Gouin in the Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held on September 28, 2003. All are welcome.
Diana M. Zakoor
October 18, 1930 - June 26, 2003
ZAKOOR, Diana Mary 72 years, June 26, 2003 at Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital. Dear mother of Carl Spinarski and grandmother of Kelly and Adam. Loving sister of Alfred and his wife Joan, of Windsor, John and his wife Barbara, of LaSalle, Thomas and his wife Terry of Windsor, Constance and her husband Michael Pash, of Florida. Special sister-in-law to Carol of Windsor. Loving aunt and great aunt to many nieces and nephews. Diana was predeceased by her loving parents Michael (1953), Pauline (nee Doumani)(1980), brother Stanley (1985) and a sister Ruth (1989). Diana was retired from Chrysler and was President of Chrysler Girls Club for many years. Visitation will be held Saturday & Sunday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held Monday, June 30, at 8:45 a.m. from Janisse Bros - Marcotte Funeral Home, 1139 Ouellette Ave. (253-5225) to Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church for Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. Parish Prayers Sunday 3 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of Your Choice. A tree will be planted in memory of Diana Zakoor in the Janisse Bros - Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held September 28, 2003. All are welcome.
November 17, 1930 - June 26, 2003
QUENNEVILLE, Alfred J. 72 years, peacefully at home on June 26, 2003 surrounded in the love of his family. Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Bannon) for 46 years. Father of Fred (Lisa), Carl (Anne), James (Teresa), all of Windsor and Camille of Toronto. Devoted "Papa" to Justin, Meagan, Jaq, Aimee, Robby and Sylvie. Dear brother of Mrs. Bea Lepage, Isabelle, Emile, and Gerard (Marian) and sister-in-law Gloria. Also brother of the late Raymond, Ramona, Norman and Robert. Many nieces and nephews survive. Fred was an employee of The Cooperators Insurance Company for 33 years. He was an active member of the Windsor Harbour Commission, St. Gregory the Great Knights of Columbus Council #9671 and Kingsville Golf & Country Club. For several decades Fred was also an active member of the Liberal Party. Visitation will be at Janisse Bros - Marcotte Funeral Home, 1139 Ouellette Ave (253-5225) on Saturday from 7-9 p.m. Parish Prayers Sunday at 3:00 p.m. K of C Prayers Sunday 7:00 p.m. Family and friends are requested to meet Monday, June 30, 2003 at St. Gregory the Great Parish, 13765 St. Gregory Rd., St. Clair Beach for Funeral Mass in celebration of Fred’s life at 10:00 a.m. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hotel Dieu Hospital - Palliative Care Fund. A very special thank you to Dr. Frank DeMarco and Emily Stefanezyk for their many years of wonderful care. A tree will be planted in memory of Fred Quenneville in the Janisse Bros - Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held September 28, 2003. All are welcome.
Eileen Stephenson (née Allum)
Funeral arrangements by
M.A. Clark & Sons Funeral Home
Taken from us suddenly on Friday May 23, 2003. Eileen Stephenson in her 80th year at McMaster. Beloved wife of the late Edmund Stephenson. Loving mother of Marlene & John, Carol & Valerrio, Bryan & Lynda, Brenda & Kerry. Cherished grandmother of Mark (Joanne), Carrie (Rocco), Heather, Michelle, Amanda & Whitney. Great-grandmother of Megan, Melissa, Jordon & Joshua. Also survived by her sister Estelle & her husband Walter, sister-in-law Helen Allum &brother-in-law Jim Cavanaugh. Predeceased by grandson Wade, sisters Joyce, Francis, Betty, Dorothy & brother Edward.
Eileen was a member of St. Eugene Over 50 Club & an avid bingo player at Princess Bingo. Good friend of Sheilla Millar. Resting at the M.A. CLARK & SONS FUNERAL HOME, 567 Upper Wellington Street, Mount Hamilton Sunday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service in the chapel Monday at 10:30 a.m. Interment in Woodland Cemetery.
Yuk Bow PONG
Passed on at St. Joseph's Hospital on Tuesday, May 20, 2003, in her 86th year. Beloved wife of the late Wing Big Pong (Charlie, 1972). Loving mother of Helen and Gilbert Gauvin, Fook Pong and May Pong. Dear grandmother of Nicole, Noelle, Marc, Keln and Mina. The family will receive friends at the DODSWORTH & BROWN Funeral Home, ROBINSON CHAPEL (King Street East at Wellington), Hamilton, 905-522-2496 on Sunday from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. and on Monday from 2-9 p.m. Funeral Service from the Chapel on Tuesday, May 27th at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Woodland Cemetery.
Jennie "Ruth" MacDONALD
At St. Joseph's Hospital on Monday, May 19, 2003, in her 78th year, Ruth MacDonald, wife of the late David; dear mother of Larry and his wife Barb, David and his wife Brenda; also survived by her grandchildren David, Steven, Kevin, Bobby, David and Crissy and her sisters Anna (Alec) and Jennie Rapp; special Aunt to Darlene Fenton, also sadly missed by Bonnie Kent. A private funeral service was held at the DODSWORTH & BROWN Funeral Home, ROBINSON CHAPEL on Wednesday, May 21st. Interment at Woodland Cemetery.
Jennie SHOLDRA (née Witoski)
On Sunday, May 18, 2003. She is survived by her son, Eugene and his wife, Verna Latimer, their daughter Natasha Gray, her husband Gavin; and their son Anthony Joseph Sholdra. Also survived by her daughter Patricia and her husband Norm Moore. Jennie is predeceased by her husband Peter (1955), her brother Walter (1994) and her very kind and caring daughter, Frances (1998). Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. at the PATRICK J. DARTE FUNERAL CHAPEL, 39 Court S t., at the corner of King and Court Sts. on Thursday, May 22, 2003. Visitation is 2-4 and 7-8:30 p.m. on Wednesday. A private interment has been arranged by the immediate family. In memoriam donations may be directed to Community Care, St. Catharines , 12 North St., St. Catharines, Ontario, L2R 2P8 or Charity of Choice.
George Edward Jamieson
June 03, 1922 - May 21, 2003
After a long, rich and rewarding life, George Edward Jamieson began his journey to the other side on Wednesday, May 21st at the age of 81 years. George leaves us with many fond memories and a legacy to be proud of. In life, George inspired us with his perseverance, philanthropy, and the courage of his opinion coupled with a great sense of humor. George battled cancer over the past year with the same tenacity he approached life. George began the first Ziebart rustproofing franchise in Canada in 1967. George’s hobbies included racehorses and antique cars. George traveled to racetracks throughout the United States and Canada. George was a member of the Ontario and the Michigan Racing Commissions. George was the proud owner of a 1939 Buick and was the first to drive over the new portion of Riverside Drive with Mayor Hurst where the Peabody Bridge was. George was a regular participant in the Walkerville Classic Car Show. George was a persistent writer of the " Letter to the Editor" section of the Windsor Star and frequently published. George was a strong advocate of downtown and waterfront development. George was an avid hockey fan and used the editorial section to encourage the construction of a new hockey arena downtown.
George is survived by brother John, niece Rhonda and husband Peter, great-nephews Brandon, Troy and Clay, and sister-in-law Elsie. Predeceased by brothers Cyril, Arthur and Harold. May George be reunited with those he loves in heaven and find peace. Friends will be received at the Janisse Bros-Marcotte Funeral Home, 1139 Ouellette Ave. (253-5225) on Tuesday, May 27th from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Funeral Service at 11:30 a.m. Rev. Jeff Loach officiating. Interment at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Dan Holland Memorial Trust Fund, 1574 Goyeau, Windsor, ON N8X 3L4 would be greatly appreciated.
A tree will be planted in memory of George in the Janisse Bros-Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held on September 28, 2003. All are welcome.
Cody Ryan Simpson
Funeral arrangements by
Marcotte Funeral Home & Chapel (Tecumseh)
Cody Simpson, 9 years, peacefully, on May 24, 2003 surrounded by his loving family at this home in Tecumseh. Beloved son of John and Sharon (Nee Hubley). Special brother to Trevor. Dear grandson to John and Bea Simpson (nee Lamarche) of Tecumseh and Aubrey and Dorothy Hubley (Nee Brooks) of Dartmouth, N.S. Dear nephew of Tom and Hermaine Hubley; Anne and Jim Theriault; Paulette and her late husband Don Sarracini; Edi Ross, all of Nova Scotia; Sandra and Brian Monaghan, of Burlington; Patrick and Monica Simpson of Tecumseh and will be lovingly remembered by many great aunts, uncles, and cousins. Loving godson of Graham and Linda Halls. Cody was a grade four student at St. Antoine School, was an enthusiastic camper at Camp Trillium and will be missed by all his friends.
Visiting Monday from 3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and Tuesday from 2:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Prayers Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, May 28th at 10:00 a.m. from The Marcotte Funeral Home and Chapel, 12105 Tecumseh Rd., Tecumseh (519-735-2930) to the St. Anne's Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. A committal prayer will follow at St. Anne Cemetery prior to a cremation. As your expression of sympathy, a donation to Camp Trillium, 200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ont. L8P 4Y4 would be appreciated. A tree will be planted in memory of Cody Simpson in the Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held on September 28, 2003. All are welcome.
Lawrence "Larry" Stephen Bloss
February 11, 1935 - May 22, 2003
Funeral arrangements by
Smith's Funeral Service (Guelph Line)
Artist, Master Engraver, Illustrator, lover of life. Larry passed away suddenly on Thursday, May 22, 2003 at St. Catharines General Hospital. Beloved husband and companion of Heather Moore for over 25 years. He loved his friends as they loved him. Funeral Service will be held at Port Nelson United Church, 3132 South Drive, Burlington on Tuesday, May 27th, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. If desired, expressions of sympathy to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be sincerely appreciated by the family. (Arrangements entrusted to SMITH'S FUNERAL HOME, Burlington 905-632-3333)
"I will not forget you,
I have engraved you on the palm of my hand"
Koichiro "Kay" NAKANO
Peacefully, at the Hamilton General Hospital on Sunday, May 25, 2003, in his 86th year. Fondly remembered by brothers Stony (Joan), Jack (Eleanor), Ken (Marion) and sisters Kiyoko "Kay", Kayoko (Mits), Ayako, Mary (Joe). Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Special thanks to the staff at Hamilton General Hospital I.C.U. and C.C.U. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received at the "ROBINSON CHAPEL" of Dodsworth & Brown, 15 West Avenue North (King Street East at Wellington), on Wednesday, May 28th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A private Memorial Service to follow with Interment at White Chapel Memorial Gardens. If desired, donations can be made to a charity of your choice.
Ernest "Ernie" Mayea
Funeral arrangements by
Marcotte Funeral Home & Chapel (Tecumseh)
At the age of 85 years, peacefully on May 25, 2003. Late of Tecumseh. Beloved husband of 63 years to Marguerite (nee Adam). Loving father of Bob and Sallie (Head), Larry and Loretta (Laurin), all of Windsor. Son of the late Dennis and Odile (nee Desjardins). Dearest pépé of Rob and Lisa, Christine and Jeff, Jim and Lisa, Derek, Chad, Shaun and Kathy, and Tiffany. Special "pépé-pépé" of Tyler, Gabrielle, Bryce, Andrew, Devyn, Payton, and Mason. Dear brother-in-law Of Adelaine Mayea and predeceased by his brothers and sisters: Joseph, Arthur, Vicjulia. Alpby, Charles, William. Herman, Lillian, Clifford, Leonard. Elizabeth, Gladys, Jerry, Agnes, and Dorothy. Also brother-in-law of Bill Mero and the late Lottie, Celina, Louis, Omer, Walter, and Loretta, and will be remembered by. many nieces and nephews.
Ernie was a Chrysler retiree after 38 years of service, was an honorary lifetime member of the Fr. Nicholas Point Council 4375 Knights of Columbus. Visiting Monday 7-9 p-m., Tuesday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. K of C prayers Tuesday at 7p.m. Parish prayers Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. The funeral service will be held on, Wednesday, May 28th at 12:30 p.m. from the Marcotte Funeral Rome and Chapel, 12105 Tecumseh Rd. Tecumseh (735-2930), to the St. Anne Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 1:00 p.m. Interment at St. Anne Cemetery. As your expression of Sympathy, a donation to the Canadian Institute for the Blind would be appreciated. A tree will be planted in memory of Ernest Mayea in the Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held on September 28th, 2003. All are welcome.
June 18, 1922 - May 25, 2003
BRUNELLE, Louisa 80 years, passed away on Sunday, May 25, 2003 at Windsor Regional Hospital, Metropolitan Campus. Dear sister of Florence Groulx and husband Roy, Henry Brunelle and wife Doris. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents William and Alice (Pare) Brunelle, sisters and brothers Lorna, Joe, Art, Loraine and Irene. Visitation on Tuesday, May 27, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with parish prayers at 3:30 p.m. Funeral Service from Janisse Bros - Marcotte Funeral Home, 1139 Ouellette Ave., (253-5225) on Wednesday, May 28, 2003 at 10:15 a.m. to St. Patrick’s Church for Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. A tree will be planted in memory of Louisa in the Janisse Bros - Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held September 28, 2003. All are welcome.
Gowan Joseph Maitland "Mait" Banting, BA
May 30, 1911 - May 23, 2003
Died at his son's home on Friday, May 23, 2003, one week shy of his 92nd birthday. Maitland was the eldest of four brothers whose parents were Gowan (Jim) Banting and Gertrude Fitzgerald Banting. He was predeceased by his youngest brother, Digby (former Reeve of Stoney Creek), and is survived by Gregory (of Hamilton) and John (of Waterloo) and his wife Lesly. Both Mait and his wife, Aline Myles Banting, were prominent Hamilton artists, and exhibited widely- They co-founded The Contemporary Artists of Hamilton, a group encompassing all the art forms that was active from the 1940'S through the 1970s, Aline died in 1998. Mait was a cherished and beloved best friend of his son, Dr. Peter M Banting (of Ancaster) He was the dear father-in-law of Wendy, grandfather of Matt Cressman, Marcie and Rob Clawson, and great- of Skyler 'Mr Whistle' was predeceased by his granddaughter Heather His working career included Advertising Manager at Canadian Canners Ltd (Aylmer, Del Monte) and Apparatus Advertising Manager at Canadian Westinghouse. After retiring from Westinghouse, he worked at Trans Canada Pipelines, and advised small Ontario businesses in communication and management Malt was a founder of the Canadian industrial Advertiser's Association. Maitland forwent higher education to support a young family during the depression in later years he studied at McMaster University graduating with a degree in Philosophy when he was 68 years old. For 75 years, from the age of 17, he was an active member of the Hamilton Association for the Advancement of Literature Science and Art, serving on its executive and on various committees. He created a writing award for area high school students which later was named in his honour: "The Maitland Banting Silver Quill Award " In recognition of his outstanding service to the organization, Mait has held the title of Honorary President of the Hamilton Association for a number of years. Peter and Wendy thank Dr. Stephen Hadcock and all the caregivers who helped Maitland spend his final months with his loving family. Special thanks are extended to CCAC case manager Wendy Renault, Bayshore primary nurse Lorraine Clark and Comcare's Judy Griffith for their TLC. Malt was a true gentleman, and a gentle man. He had a great sense of humour, an easy-going and accepting nature, a solid sense of integrity, a strong faith, and he exuded loving kindness. The Lord needed such a gentleman in heaven. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be announced later. Donations in Maitland's memory payable to Treasurer, "The Hamilton Association," 119 Strathcona Ave North, Hamilton, ON L8R 3C2 are tax deductible and will receive an income tax receipt.
October 31, 1910 - May 28, 2003
LEONE, Gabriele 92 years. Went with the angels to be with his Lord on May 28, 2003, at Windsor Regional Hospital Western Campus. Beloved husband of 67 years to Rosina. Loving father of the Colombina (1944), Reno Leone and wife Beth, Colomba and husband Donata Puglia of Leamington, and Josie and husband Sergio Di Lullo of London. Cherished Nonno of Joey and wife Luanna Leone, Rosanne Leone-Critchlow and husband Mike, Michael Puglia and fiancee Jenny, Jennifer Puglia, Carl Leone, Jason Leone, Julianna Leone, Justin Di Lullo, Kristen Di Lullo, and Katherine DiLullo, and 2 great grandchildren Carlo and Jessica Leone. Giuseppe was a founding member of the Roma Club of Leamington and a long-time member of St. Gabriel’s Church. He served in the Italian Marines for 9 years, and was an Officer in the Judicial System for 12 years, during which time he assisted in liberating over 150 political prisoners. His music and friendship will be dearly missed by many friends and family. Visitation will be Thursday 7-9 p.m. and Friday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Prayers Friday 8:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, May 31, 2003, at 11:15 a.m. from Janisse Bros - Marcotte Funeral Home, 1139 Ouellette Ave. (253-5225), to St. Gabriel’s Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 12:00 noon. Entombment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society or the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre. A tree will be planted in memory of Gabriele Leone in the Janisse Bros - Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held September 28, 2003. All are welcome.
Peacefully, at the Heritage Green Nursing Home. Angela passed away with her family by her side. Beloved daughter of Ruby Sargeant of Trinidad, Sister of Norva Perez of Hamilton, Aunt to Denise, Marlon and Savannah of Hamilton. Long time friend and companion to John Cowles of St. Catharines, Dianne, Joanne, and Leanne of Toronto. Angela will be dearly missed by her family and friends. Friends will be received at the "ROBINSON CHAPEL" of Dodsworth & Brown, 15 West Avenue North (King Street East at Wellington) on Sunday, June the 1st from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service on Monday at 11 a.m. in the chapel. Interment White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations to The Parkinson Foundation would be greatly appreciated.