February 22, 1932 - April 30, 2003
SALIBA, Edward, 71 Years. Went into the loving arm’s of the Lord on April 30, 2003 at Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of Connie (nee Cassar) of Windsor. Loving father of Simon and Matthew and wife Yvette, all of Windsor. Dear grandfather of Mark, Timothy and Derek. Dear brother of Joe Saliba of West Palm Beach, Florida, Al Saliba and wife Barb of Howell, Michigan, Mary Highland and Rose Davis and husband Bob, all of Boyne City, Michigan. Predeceased by Chuck Saliba and Dr. Paul Saliba. Edward was a retiree from Hotel Dieu Hospital as Central Stores Supervisor.
Visiting on Friday from 7-9 p.m. with Parish Prayers at 7:30 p.m. Funeral on Saturday, May 3, 2003 at 9:15 a.m. from the Janisse Bros-Marcotte Funeral Home, 1139 Ouellette Ave. (253-5225), then to St. Peter’s Maronite Church for Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Interment Windsor Memorial Gardens.
A tree will be planted in memory of Edward Saliba in the Janisse Bros-Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held on September 28, 2003. All are welcome.
Melvin Barry Stainrod
September 16, 1948 - May 01, 2003
Funeral arrangements by
Gordon F Tompkins Funeral Homes (Township Chapel)
(Past President of the O.E.C.T.A., Principal with the Algonquin And Lakeshore Catholic District School Board)
Peacefully, at the Kingston General Hospital, with his family by his side, on Thursday, May 1, 2003. Mel, beloved husband for 30 years of Karen (O’Shea). Loving father of Jennifer and Patrick Stainrod. Loved son of Joyce and Wilfred Stainrod. Dear brother of David (Janet) Stainrod of Bowmanville and Trevor (Penny) Stainrod of Sydenham. Predeceased by his mother and father-in-law Irma and Jack O’Shea. Dearly remembered by his sisters-in-law; Maureen (Larry) Bolton, Debby (Perry) Fuller, Jackie (Ted) Broeders, Susan (Rod) Lappan and Denise (Larry) Brooks. Sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews, colleagues and friends. Friends will be received at the Township Chapel of Gordon F. Tompkins, 435 Davis Drive (Waterloo Village) on Saturday from 7-9 p.m. and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial in Blessed Sacrament Church, 3 Briscoe Street, Amherstview on Monday, May 5 at 10:00 a.m. Rite of Committal with Prayers, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Wolfe Island. For those wishing, memorial donations to the A.L.S. Society of Ontario, Research Division, would be greatly appreciated.
In care of Gordon F. Tompkins Funeral Homes, Township Chapel, 546-5454.
Koert "Kurt" Sieders
Funeral arrangements by
Dodsworth & Brown Funeral Home (Burlington Chapel)
The Lord in His infinite wisdom took to Himself Koert Sieders of Burlington, in his 50th year, on Wednesday, April 30, 2003. Precious husband of Darlene (nee Jansen) Sieders. Loving Dad of Chris and his wife Karen of Australia, Kurt and Ruby and her husband Cesar Ventura, all of Burlington. Wonderful grandpa (“Dad”) of Daegan and Alexander and his unborn grandchild. Dear brother of Johanna and her husband Stewart English of Thessalon, Henry and Grace Sieders, of Dundas, Jake and Rita Sieders and Lynda and Dave Hartman, all of Burlington. Loved son-in-law of Peter and Hazel Jansen of Hagersville. Kurt will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law and many nieces and nephews.
Friends may call the the DODSWORTH & BROWN Funeral Home, BURLINGTON CHAPEL, 2241 New Street (at Drury Lane), Burlington, (905-637-5233) www.db-Burlington.ca on Saturday from 7-9 p.m. and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to take place on Monday, May 5, 2003 at Burlington Christian Reformed Church, 3422 New Street, Burlington, Ontario at 1 p.m. Interment Burlington Memorial Gardens. If desired, expressions of sympathy to Trinity Christian School, 650 Walker’s Line, Burlington, Ontario L7N 2E7 would be sincerely appreciated by the family.( Henry Sieders, Funeral Director).
July 01, 1922 - May 01, 2003
RUSSO, Paolo - 80 years. Died on May 1, 2003 at Windsor. Beloved husband of the late Rosa (nee Giordano) (1993). Loving father of Joe & wife Debbie of Windsor. Dear Nonno of Benjamin, Jessica, and Hannah. Dear brother of Graziano of Italy, and predeceased by two sisters and one brother.
Visiting on Saturday and Sunday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers Sunday at 8 p.m. Funeral on Monday, May 5, 2003 at 8:45 a.m. from the Janisse Bros-Marcotte Funeral Home, 1139 Ouellette Ave. (253-5225), then to St. Angela Merici Church for Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.
A tree will be planted in memory of Paolo Russo in the Janisse Bros.-Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held on September 28, 2003. All are welcome.
July 12, 1916 - April 25, 2003
86 years. Passed away at Huron Lodge on Friday, April 25, 2003. Predeceased by her husband John (1990). Loving mother of Gilbert & wife Sheila, Beverly Strickland & husband Jack, Linda McMullen, Roy & wife Sylvia, Ronald & wife Vivian, George & wife Pat, and Wayne. Predeceased by three sons Norman, Gary and Greg, one daughter Laura, and son-in-law Don McMullen. Sadly missed by 24 grandchildren and 34 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Joe Aussant and Cecil Coloti.
Visitation on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with Parish Prayers at 7:30 p.m. Funeral on Tuesday, April 29, 2003 at 10:45 a.m. from the Janisse Bros.-Marcotte Funeral Home, 1139 Ouellette Ave. (253-5225) to St. Patrick Church for Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.
A tree will be planted in memory of Laura in the Janisse Bros-Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held on September 28, 2003. All are welcome.
George Caldwell Gibson
February 08, 1924 - April 24, 2003
Funeral arrangements by
Gordon F Tompkins Funeral Homes (Township Chapel)
(Veteran of W.W.II and Korea, serving with the North Shore New Brunswick Regiment in France, Holland, Belgium and Germany; as well a paratrooper with the Signal Corps of Kingston, serving the R.C.S.C, in Korea 1952-1953, retiring from Correctional Services Canada; longtime member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch #631; Past Master of Royal Edward Lodge # 585, Grand Steward of the Grand Lodge of Canada in the Province of Ontario, member of Ancient Frontenac and Cataraqui Royal Arch Chapter #1, Past presiding Preceptor of Hugh de Payens Premier Preceptory #1 of Sovereign Gr. Priory of Canada, Secretary to Sovereign Grand Prior of Canada, Kingston and Ottawa District, Member of Tunis Shrine Temple of Ottawa, Past President of Thousand Island Shrine Club, Gananoque, Ambassador to Tunis Temple, Past Worthy Patron Frontenac Chapter #90 O.E.S., Past Watchman of Shepherds, Mizpah Shrine #12, White Shrine of Jerusalem, Past member of the Kingston Masonic Temple Trustee Board, caretaker of the former Kingston Masonic Temple)
Peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital with family at his side on Thursday April 24, 2003 in his 79th year. Beloved husband of 57 years to his dear wife Margaret. Loving father of the late George, Susan Howe of Oshawa, Douglas of Kingston, Robert (Karen) of Brandon, Manitoba. Adored grandfather and friend to: Stephen (Danielle) Gibson of Bowmanville, Laurie (Ray) Sedgewick of Manitoba, Douglas Gibson, Burlington, Bob (Allison) of Manitoba and Kevin Gibson of Toronto. Special great grandchildren Bailey, Logan and Holly all of Brandon, Manitoba.
Friends will be received at the Township Chapel of the Gordon F. Tompkins Funeral Homes, 435 Davis Dr. (Waterloo Village) on Sunday and Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. as well at Edith Rankin Memorial Church, Bath Road on Tuesday morning from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. Cremation will follow at Glenhaven Memorial Gardens. For those wishing, memorial donations may be made to the Crohns and Colitis Foundation Project #2434 or charity of choice in memory of George. Brothers of the Royal Edward Masonic Lodge #585, will gather at the Funeral Home Sunday evening at 7:30 p.m. for George's Masonic Service; all sister lodges cordially invited. Relatives and friends are invited to sign George’s Book of Condolence at www.ObituariesToday.com
In the care of Gordon F. Tompkins Funeral Homes, Township Chapel, 546-5150
Robert "Skinner" Allen Westenburg
Passed away at his residence on Wednesday, April 16, 2003, in his 63rd year. Allen leaves behind his mother Lillian Munro and stepfather James, brother Wayne, niece Shelley, nephews Jamie and Micheal, Aunt Gladys, many cousins and his best friend Dave. Allen was a member of the Bridge and Structural Workers Local 736. At the family's request cremation has taken place. The family invites friends to a Time of Remembrance on Saturday from 2-4 p.m. at the DODSWORTH & BROWN Funeral Home, ROBINSON CHAPEL (King Street East at Wellington).
Stanley Walter Norris
December 26, 1928 - April 11, 2003
NORRIS, Stanley Walter Born December 26, 1928. Entered his new life on April 11, 2003 and was greeted at the Golden Gates by his parents Stanley and Philomine (Howell) Norris. Survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Gladys Irene (Kerrison) Norris. Wonderful father to Rob and Suzanne Norris, Cheryl and Dave Baldwin, Candy and Lynn Montgomery, Cathy and Alain Johnson and Jodi and Sean Shearon. Loving grandfather of Wesley, Stacey, Jason, Rachelle, Michael, James, Sean Jr., Bobbie Sue, Charles, Cheryl, Jordan, Jesse, Karey and Lisa. Great-grandfather to Amber, Destiny, Jeremy, Amanda, Jorge and Jordan. Loving brother of Wayne, Allen, Marylin, Linda, Dolores, Jannette, Donna and Brian. Predeceased by siblings Corky, Richard, Patti, Baldy, Bonnie, Ruthanne and Billy. Last surviving uncle, Joe Lock. Loved by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Will be deeply missed by many, whose life he has touched. Visitation will be held at the Janisse Bros - Marcotte Funeral Home, 1139 Ouellette Ave., on Tuesday, April 14, 2003 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. where funeral will be on Wednesday, April 16, 2003 at 2:30 p.m. A tree will be planted in memory of Stanley Norris in the Janisse Bros - Marcotte Heritage Forest. A dedication service will be held September 28, 2003. All are welcome.
Elaine Murdoch (née Patchett)
It is with great sadness and heavy hearts the family of Elaine announces her sudden passing on March 24, 2003, at the St. Catharines General Hospital. Loving wife of Edward, devoted mother of Rebecca (Randy) and Stephen. Dear grandmother of Kieran. Sadly missed by sister Rita and niece Michele in England. Elaine will be greatly missed by many loving friends and family, both in Canada and the United Kingdom. You are very special and you will never be forgotten. In accordance with the family’s wishes a Funeral Liturgy will be held at the Cathedral of St. Catherines of Alexandria on Friday, March 28, 2003 at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers an expression of sympathy may be made by memorial donations to the charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the PATRICK J. DARTE FUNERAL CHAPEL.
Muriel Jane Towers (née General),
January 30, 1933 - March 25, 2003
Peacefully, at her residence, on Tuesday, March 25, 2003, at the age of 70. Predeceased by her husband John. Loving mother of Darrell (Sue), Danny, Bryan (Diane) and Malcolm (Julie). Loving grandmother of Teresa, John, Lewis, Christine, Bryan Jr., Jeff and Troy. Great-grandmother of Tyler. Sister of Robert, Fred and Dorothy. Predeceased by her parents Cecil and Lora General and her brother Howard. Family will receive friends at the Welcome Inn Community Centre and Church on Friday, March 28, 2003, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., followed by a Service in the Church at 1:00 p.m. Interment at Woodland Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be greatly appreciated.