HALLIBURTON, Mary Margaret Victoria - Suddenly, at Guelph General Hospital, on Monday, December 16, 2002. Vicki Halliburton, at the age of 61 years. Loved daughter of Anne Halliburton and the late Pat Halliburton. Loving sister of Pat Flewelling and her husband Norm and Bob Halliburton, all of RR 5, Guelph. Dear aunt of Michael and Ruth, Brian and Karen, Judy and Shane; great-aunt of Beth, Adrian, Chris and Corey. Funeral services will be held at St. George's Anglican Church, 99 Woolwich Street, Guelph on Wednesday, December 18 at 2 p.m. (the family will receive friends after 1 p.m.). Interment Woodlawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions to St. George's Restoration Fund or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the GILCHRIST CHAPEL - McIntyre & Wilkie Funeral Home, One Delhi St., Guelph, (519-824-0031).
KENDRICK Leonard Cecil "Len" - At the Guelph General Hospital, on Saturday, December 14, 2002. Leonard Cecil Kendrick, at the age of 90 years. Beloved husband of the late Nan Kendrick (2000). Cherished and devoted father of the late Nancy Frank (1997) (Bill), the late Art Kendrick (2001) (Pietje Mulder), Carolyn Stuart (Dave) and Paul Kendrick, (Carolynne McMichan) all of Guelph. Awesome grampa "K" of Cathy (Mike), Heather (Giovanni), Janice, Troy, Kim (Hugh), Kerri (Darin), Andrew (Laura), Erin, Tynisha (Ian), Richard, Dayna (Andy) and Samantha and great-grampa "K" of Christopher, Jennifer, Katelyn, Joshua, Blake and Devin. Survived by his sisters Elsie Baker of Cambridge and Peggy Shaw of St. Catharines and his brother Art Kendrick of Alberta. Predeceased by his sister Eleanor and his brothers Jim and Ted. Len was a lifetime member of the Guelph Curling Club. He will be remembered for his great knowledge and history of Guelph and even impressed his grand-daughter's Grade 6 teacher when he accompanied them on a history walk of Guelph during a school trip one year. Friends may call at the GILCHRIST CHAPEL - McIntyre & Wilkie Funeral Home, One Delhi Street, Guelph, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. Service at St. George's Anglican Church, 99 Woolwich Street, Guelph, on Wednesday, December 18, at 11 a.m. Interment Memory Gardens. A reception to follow in the Trillium Room of the Funeral Home. Memorial contributions to the St. George's Anglican Church Restoration Fund, the Guelph Children's Wish Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
TUFFIN, Charles Harvey - The family of Harvey Tuffin sadly announces his passing at Milton Hospital, on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2002, age 67. Charles Harvey Tuffin, father of Debbie and Peter Farmer and Karen and Paul O'Brien; grandfather of Rebecca and Bradley Framer, Christopher and Patrick O'Brien. Brother of Dorothy and late Donald Warren (London), Evelyn and Ken Scott (Mitchell), Doris and late John McNicol (Stratford), Laura and Gordon Colquhoun (Kitchener) and the late Clarence Tuffin.Friends will be received at the Blue Springs Funeral Home, Acton, Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be in the funeral home chapel Saturday, December 14, 2002, at 11 a.m. Interment, Fairview Cemetery, Acton. Remembrances may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Children's Wish Foundation.
KENNEDY, Robert "Robbie" Joseph - Passed away, as a result of respir-atory failure, at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, on Tuesday, December 10, 2002. Robbie Kennedy, in his 31st year, was the beloved fiance of Julia Monk of Kitchener and was the dear son of Robert Kennedy and Margaret Covey and the dear brother of Darren Covey, all of Guelph. Robbie is survived by his paternal grandfather, Joseph Kennedy of Sydney, N.S. and by uncles, aunts and cousins. The family will receive friends at the Gilbert MacIntyre & Son Funeral Home and Chapel, 252 Dublin St. N., Guelph, on Friday, December 13, 2002 (today) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Vigil for Robbie will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 3 p.m. The Funeral Mass and Committal will be celebrated at St. Joseph's Church, 409 Paisley Rd., Guelph, on Saturday, December 14, 2002 at 10 a.m. Interment of Cremated Remains will take place at Marymount Cemetery at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave., Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8 would be appreciated by the family.
HENDERSON, Ada Lois (Galbraith) - Peacefully, on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2002, at Groves Memorial Community Hospital, Fergus, in her 74th year. Beloved wife of Jack of Belwood. Loving mother of Barry and his wife Joyce of Fergus, Darrell and his wife Shirley of Maryhill, Wayne and his wife Lorraine of Belwood, and Kevin and his wife Kim of Alma. Dear grandmother of Michelle, Brad, Jason, Derek, Scott, Justin, Andrew, Chelsea, Jacob, Mark and Rachel. Dear sister of Earl Galbraith, Lila Wade, Audrey Carr, Herman Gailbraith, Truman Galbraith, Laverne Galbraith and Beverly Trudgeon. Predeceased by her parents, Wilfred and Ena and her sister, Norma Gass. Friends will be received at Graham A. Giddy Funeral Home and Chapel, 280 St. David St. S., Fergus on Friday, Dec. 13, 2002 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Saturday at 11 a.m. Interment Belsyde Cemetery, Fergus. If desired, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Groves Memorial Community Hospital. (Cards available at the funeral home, 843-3100).
WILSON, N. Jean - Passed away peacefully, at Caressant Care Nursing Home, Arthur, on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2002, in her 91st year. Jean will be remembered by many of her former students for her years of teaching in the area. She was a longtime faithful member of Dracon and St. John's United Churches and a lifetime member of Living Springs Women's Institute. Dearly missed by her husband, William F. (Bill) Wilson of 61 years. Mom will be remembered by Myrna Austen and her husband Harry of Cookstown, Joanne Lystar and her husband Jim of London and Doreen Wilson and her husband Ron Melanson of Calgary. Grandma is missed by Paul, Michael, Heather, Chris, Kimberley, Lindy, Tricia, Kyle and Bret and eight great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her brother, Donald. Friends and relatives may call at the Graham A. Giddy Funeral Home and Chapel, 280 St. David St. S., Fergus, on Friday, Dec. 13, 2002 (today) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will be held from St. John's United Church, Belwood on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2002 at 2 p.m., Rev. Rienk Vlietstra officiating. Interment in Mount Carmel Cemetery. A reception will be held in the fellowship hall of St. John's United Church. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society or the St. John's United Church, Belwood as expressions of sympathy. Cards available at the funeral home, 843-3100.
EVANS, Flora Elizabeth (nee Bevan) - Of Guelph, passed away peacefully, at the Edinburgh Care Facility, Wednesday, December 11, 2002, in her 96th year. Beloved wife of the late David Evans. Loved mother of Pam and husband Murray Few of Guelph and the late Mal Evans (1991). Loving grandmother of eight. Also survived by many great-grandchildren. Dear step-sister of Lesley Burcombe of Trenton. Flora was a member of First Baptist Church and Beatrice Rebekah Lodge No. 12. Friends will be received at the Wall-Custance Funeral Home & Chapel, 206 Norfolk St., Guelph, Friday (1-2 p.m.). Funeral service will be held, in the funeral home chapel, Friday, December 13, 2002, at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Mary Hunt officiating. (Reception to follow in the Wall-Custance Family Reception Centre). Cremation and inurnment, Woodlawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions to the Parkinson Society Canada, P.O. Box 33240 Stn BRM B, Toronto, Ont., M7Y 5V1 or First Baptist Church, 255 Woolwich Street, Guelph, N1H 3V8 would be appreciated. A tree will be planted in memory of Flora Evans in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest, University of Guelph, Arboretum. Dedication service Sunday, Sept. 21, 2003, at 2:30 p.m.
JOHNSTON, Marguerite Elizabeth "Betty" - At Guelph General Hospital, Guelph on Thursday, December 12, 2002. Betty (Bennett) Johnston, at the age of 82 years. Beloved wife of Earle Johnston for 58 years. Loved mother of Kathryn Jury and her husband Paul of Toronto, Anne Lehoux and her husband Ray of Guelph and the late David Johnston (1976). Dear sister-in-law of Sheila Bennett. Loving grandma of Matthieu and Marielle Lehoux. Predeceased by her brothers, Joseph and Frederick Bennett. Betty was a member of the Norfolk Street United Church Friendship Guild and the Salvation Army's Club 55. Friends may call at the GILCHRIST CHAPEL - McIntyre & Wilkie Funeral Home, One Delhi Street, Guelph (from 2-4 p.m. Sunday and 12:30-1:30 p.m. on Monday). Service at the GILCHRIST CHAPEL on Monday, December 16 at 1:30 p.m. Cremation with inurnment Woodlawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions to the Lung Association of Wellington County would be appreciated. Special thanks to Dr. Kevin Morishita for his compassionate care. "This world is not conclusion, A sequel stands beyond, Invisible as music, But positive as sound." Emily Dickinson
SILVESTRO, Domenico - Passed away peacefully, Thursday, December 12, 2002, at Freeport Health Centre of Grand River Hospital, surrounded by family. Domenico Silvestro, in his 79th year was the beloved husband of Angelina (nee Restagno) Silvestro for 49 years. Cherished father of Michael and his wife Marilee, Sam and his partner Beverly McLean, Stella and her husband Kent Tigert, all of Kitchener and Tony and his wife Kelly Rasmussen of Waterloo. Nonno to Domenic, Andrew, Jason, Sara, Adam, Hanna and Sophie. Dear brother of Frank and his wife Vittoria of Australia, Benito and his wife Pina of Italy, Salvatore and Yolanda of Kitchener, George (Rocco) and Concetta of Hamilton, Concetta and Vincenzo Giovanazzo and Teresa and Michele Fazari of France. Predeceased by his parents, Michelangelo and Maria Stella (nee Avati) Silvestro and sisters, Nunziatina Zito and Vittoria Avenoso, all of Calabria, Italy. Domenico's family will receive relatives and friends at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick St., Kitchener, (749-8467) from 7-9 p.m. Saturday and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday. Vigil 8 p.m. Sunday evening. Prayers will be offered in the chapel of the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. Monday, December 16, 2002 followed by funeral mass at St. Anne's Church, 268 East Avenue, Kitchener, at 10 a.m., Father Michael King officiating. Interment Woodland Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or St. Mary's High School Art Fund would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home). "Rest in Peace Dad and look down upon us with those eyes that were yours alone."
MAZZIOTTI, Giovanna - Peacefully, at Guelph General Hospital, on Friday, December 13, 2002, at the age of 76. Beloved wife of Angelo Mazziotti of Guelph. Loving mother of Mario and his wife Sharon of Guelph and the late Mario Dominico. Dear Nonna of Angelo, Adam and Andrew. Will be missed by her step-granddaughter, Stephanie. Dear sister of Eusebio Pennacchioli and the late Mauro, Emilio and Nicola. Predeceased by her daughter-in-law, Michelle Mazziotti (1998). Survived by many nieces and nephews. Resting at the Gilbert MacIntyre and Son Funeral Home, 252 Dublin St. N., Guelph where the family will receive friends on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A vigil for Giovanna will be held on Sunday at 3:30 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Joseph's Church on Monday, December 16, 2002 at 12 noon. Entombment at Our Lady Immaculate Mausoleum, Marymount Cemetery, Guelph. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
PINKNEY, John Wilbert (Bert) - of Guelph, passed away, after a brief illness, at the Guelph General Hospital, Friday, December 13, 2002, in his 96th year. Beloved son of the late William John and the late Jennie Elizabeth (nee Patterson) Pinkney. Loved brother of Edna Gilfillan and Evelyn Mino, both of Guelph and the late Helen McDougall. Loving uncle of Leonard, Lloyd and Murray McDougall, James and Robert Mino and the late Keith McDougall. Bert was a life member of the Guelph Masonic Lodge, No. 258 AF & AM GRC. Friends will be received at the Wall-Custance Funeral Home & Chapel, 206 Norfolk St., Guelph, Sunday (2-4 & 7-9 p.m.). Funeral service will be held, in the funeral home chapel, Monday, December 16, 2002, at 1:30 p.m. (Reception to follow in the Wall-Custance Family Reception Centre). Spring interment Crown Cemetery, Puslinch. A Masonic service auspices Guelph Lodge No. 258 will be held Sunday at 6:45 p.m. Memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society, 4A-214 Speedvale Ave., W., Guelph N1H 1C4 or the Canadian Red Cross Society, 15 Yarmouth St., Guelph N1H 4G2 would be appreciated. A tree will be planted in memory of Bert Pinkney in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest, University of Guelph, Arboretum. Dedication service Sunday, Sept. 21, 2003, at 2:30 p.m.
ROWLAND, Orval - At Grey Bruce Health Services, in Owen Sound, on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2002, in his 74th year. Orval Rowland, the loving husband of Evelyn Rowland (nee McCartney). Loving father of Evelyn (Mrs. Bill Eaton), Marilyn (Mrs. Ken Mollison), Bruce Rowland and his wife Cathy, Ann Hodgins, Karen (Mrs. Mike McEwan), Dennis Rowland and his wife Bev, Tim Rowland, Linda Hale and Mark Rowland. Loving grandfather of 18 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Brother of Ed and his wife Fran. Predeceased by his brother, Roy and his sister, Tresa and by two grandchildren. Private arrangements have been completed. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to either the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated. (Memorial donations may be made at Breckenridge-Ashcroft Funeral Home, Owen Sound, 519-376-2326).
VINCZE, Andrew - Peacefully, at the Lapointe Fisher Nursing Home, Guelph, on Monday, December 16, 2002, Andrew Vincze, in his 75th year, was the beloved husband of Sarah (Molnar) Vincze of Guelph. Dear father of Susan and her husband John Cadorin of Rockwood. Loved grandfather of Christina and Christopher. Loved great-grandfather of Rylee. Fondly remembered by many family members in Hungary and many friends in Guelph. Resting at the Gilbert MacIntyre & Son Funeral Home, 252 Dublin St. N., Guelph where the family will receive friends on Thursday 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Service will take place on Friday, December 20, 2002 at 11 a.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel. Cremation to follow. Interment of ashes at Our Lady Immaculate Mausoleum at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, donations to The Alzheimer Society of Canada or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
SERVENTI, Frances Marie - At Mississauga General Hospital, on Monday, December 16, 2002. Frances M. (Belliveau) Serventi, age 47 years, beloved wife of Joseph A. Serventi. Dear mother of Bettina and Cole. Dear daughter of Francis and Kathleen Belliveau of Shediac, New Brunswick. Dear sister of Kim Belliveau, Cole Belliveau and his wife Brenda, Ann Steeves and her husband Ted Ayles, Phillip Belliveau and his wife Bonnie, all of Shediac, New Brunswick and Maria and her husband Russell Williams of Guelph, Ontario. Resting at the Gilbert MacIntyre and Son Funeral Home, 252 Dublin St. N., Guelph, today (Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.). Funeral on Friday morning, December 20, 2002 to the Church of Our Lady for Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Cremation. Vigil for Frances on Thursday evening at 8:30 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.