KEEN, Clarice Elizabeth - Passed away after a stubborn battle, at Norfolk General Hospital on Saturday evening, February 2, 2002 in her 87th year. Clarice is sadly missed and fondly remembered by her husband Bill, sister Pauline, daughter Cheryl, son Martin, son-in-law Randy and daughter-in-law Mary. Her "stick-to-it-ivness" and love will live on in the hearts and minds of her grandchildren Christopher, Andrew, Marty, Jamie and Riley and great-grandson Douglas. Her loyalty will be cherished by Peggy Ridge, her friend of 50 years. Gramma was largely responsible for the promotion of the colours blue and green used in combination. Please join us in a celebration of her life on Wednesday, February 6th, from 2 p.m. at Mary and Martin's home. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Norfolk General Hospital Family Fund may be made through THE BALDOCK FUNERAL HOME & FAMILY CENTRE, 96 Norfolk Street North, Simcoe, Ontario, N3Y 3N7. (519) 426-0291. Rose
Picture ELEY - Harold Francis: Passed away at the Norfolk General Hospital on Wednesday, February 6, 2002 after a lengthy illness. Mr. Harold Eley of Victoria St., Simcoe in his 76th year. Much beloved husband of Betty (nee Harp). Loving father of Sandy Willmette and her husband Dave of Brantford and Carolyn Cox and her husband Craig of Simcoe. Cherished grandfather of Stephen Snively (Cynthia), Jeff Snively, Harold Coulson (Linda), Carrie Ann Adcock, Bill Willmont, Tammy Parbanik and friend Shawn, Lori Packard (Ed), Betty Lewis and Debbie Harley-Cox (Tim). Mr. Eley is also survived by his 15 great-grandchildren, brother; Harry Eley of Simcoe, sister-in-law; Joanna Chivers of Simcoe and nieces and nephews. Harold was predeceased by his parents; Horace and Olive Eley, brothers Ed and Walter, sisters-in-law Dorothy and Thelma. Mr. Eley was a veteran of W.W.II serving overseas with the Hamilton Light Infantry. Friends are invited to meet with the family on Thursday, February 7, from 7-9 p.m. at the FERRIS FUNERAL HOME, 214 Norfolk St. S., Simcoe. A private interment will take place at a later date. Those wishing may donate to the Children's Wish Foundation.
RAINEY, Florence "Marjorie" (nee Swift) - Went home to be with her precious Lord and Savior at the Dover Cliffs Versa Care Centre on Thursday, February 7th, 2002 in her 88th year. Faithful and loving wife for 67+ years of James Rainey, formerly Waterford, presently Dover Cliffs, Port Dover. Dear mother of Keith Rainey and his wife Jan of Waterford. Grandma is lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Kim McPherson and her husband David of Simcoe, their daughters Beth and Lindsay; Daryl Rainey and his wife Valerie of Waterford and their son Mitchell; Shaunne Rainey and his wife Arlene of Waterford and their children Aaron, Wesley, Julia and Isaiah; Dean Rainey of Toronto and Leigh Rainey of Waterford. Predeceased by her daughter-in-law Elizabeth Rainey (1971); three sisters and one brother. The family sorrows, but is also greatly comforted with the hope that only God provides. Friends are invited to share their memories of Marjorie with her family at the JASON SMITH FUNERAL CHAPEL, 689 Norfolk St. North Simcoe for visitation on Sunday, February 10th, 2002 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Monday morning at 11 a.m. with Pastor Victor McWilliams officiating. Interment Greenwood Cemetery, Waterford. Memorial donations payable to a charity of ones choice would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Smith Funeral Chapel (519) 426-0199. "Blessed in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints. Psalm 116:15"
RASOKAS: Elizabeth Rasokas a resident of Cedarwood Village Nursing Home, Simcoe and formerly of Tillsonburg passed away at the Nursing Home on Saturday, February 2, 2002 in her 85th year. Born on May 8, 1917 in Taurage, Lithuania she was a daughter of the late Jonas and Anne (Kasparaitis) Voverius. Loving mother of Regina Homeniuk and husband Fred of Waterford, Jerry Rasokas and wife Renate of Tillsonburg, Peter Rasokas and wife Paula of Delhi, and Raymond Rasokas and wife Carol of Wallaceburg. Sadly missed by her 7 grandchildren; Brenna, Amber, Thomas, Daniel, Andrew, Elyssa, and Tamara and a great grandson Tadhg. Dear sister of Marta Janulis and husband Peter. Predeceased by her husband George Rasokas (1976), a son Romaldas Rasokas, her 3 sisters Agute, Mary and Ona and a brother Joseph Voverius. Mrs. Rasokas' family will receive friends at OSTRANDER'S FUNERAL HOME, Tillsonburg on Monday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to be held in the Ostrander Chapel on Tuesday, February 5, 2002 at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Ronald Mohr of St. Luke's Lutheran Church officiating. Interment to follow in the Aylmer Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to Haldimand-Norfolk Women's Services or the Canadian Arthritis Society would be greatly appreciated.
STALEY, Marporiealeen (Marpy) Peacefully on February 6, 2002 at the Norfolk General Hospital in her 95th year. Predeceased by her loving husband Waverley Staley and her daughter Elinor Jean Barber. Special grandmother to Waverley (Imelda) Barber, Mike (Pat) Barber, the late John Barber, the late Chris Barber and Dan (Patty) Davenport. Cherished great grandmother to Kandy Barber, Melissa Barber, Jason Barber, Carlie Davenport and Teagan Davenport. Family will receive friends to share their memories of Marpy at THE BALDOCK FUNERAL HOME AND FAMILY CENTRE, 96 Norfolk St. N., Simcoe on Thursday, February 7 from 7-9 p.m. and Friday, February 8, 2002 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Mrs. Staley's life will be held from the funeral home on Saturday, February 9, 2002 at 3 p.m. Reverend Michael Beacom officiating. Interment Hillcrest Cemetery. Donations to the Norfolk General Hospital Family Fund would be appreciated by the family.
WEIR, William Morris "Bill" - formerly of Hamilton and more recently Simcoe. Surrounded by his family, Bill passed away peacefully at the Norfolk General Hospital on Monday, February 4th, 2002 in his 82nd year. Cherished husband and best friend of 60+ years to Audrey Weir of Simcoe. A loving father, grandfather and great grandfather, Bill will be sadly missed by his family, friends and many companions. Of his many accomplishments, Bill was a proud Veteran of WWII. After the war, he continued his service as a member of the Brick Layers & Masons Union - Local #1 in Hamilton. Upon moving to the Simcoe area, Bill became involved as an active member of the Simcoe Senior's Centre and continued his volunteer work with the Caring Cupboard and the Multiple Sclerosis Society. At Bill's request, a private family reception will be held at Bill's home at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations payable to the Norfolk Humane Society would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the JASON SMITH FUNERAL CHAPEL, 689 Norfolk St. North, Simcoe N3Y 3R3 (519) 426-0199.
WHITE, Albert - Peacefully in his 82nd year on Tuesday, February 5, 2002 at Golden Years Nursing Home in Cambridge. Long time resident of Simcoe (where he worked). Predeceased by his wife Jean. Survived by his sons, Gary and his wife Bev of Cambridge, Richard and his wife Elizabeth of Ottawa. Loving grandfather of Holly, Adrianne and Michelle. Survived by his brother Harry. Predeceased by three sisters and two brothers. Fondly remembered by nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends to share their memories of Albert at THE BALDOCK FUNERAL HOME AND FAMILY CENTRE, 96 Norfolk St. N., Simcoe on Friday, February 8, 2002 from 7-9 p.m. and Saturday, February 9, 2002 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Funeral Service to follow from the funeral home at 1 p.m. Rev. Bryan Robertson officiating. Interment Oakwood Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family.
Bezzo, Victor "Bill" After a courageous battle on Monday July 29, 2002 at St. Joseph's Hospital in his 81st year. Predeceased by his parents Victor and Winnifred Bezzo. Special friend of Kathy. Dear Father of Judy (Carl) Davidson and William Jr. "Rick" Bezzo. Grandfather to several grandchildren and great grandchildren. Brother to John (Joyce), Dick (Mick), Doug (Bea), Lloyd (Olga), Gene (Joyce), Dorothy, Martha, Tom (Janet), Margaret (Louis), Peter (Cassie). Predeceased by sisters Vivian and June and brothers Bob, Charlie, Bernie and George. Survived by sister in law Kay. Visitation will be held at THE BALDOCK FUNERAL HOME & FAMILY CENTRE 96 Norfolk St. N., Simcoe on Friday August 2, 2002 from 1-2 p.m. Funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Reverend Tony Bouwmeester officiating. Interment at Oakwood Cemetery. Donations to the Kidney Foundation or Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. ROSE
FALUDI - Mrs. Mary Faludi formerly of Marshall Avenue, Delhi passed away at the Norfolk Hospital Nursing Home, Simcoe on Tuesday, July 30, 2002 in her 90th year. Member of St. John Brebeuf Catholic Women's League and former Member of the Delhi District German Ladies Auxiliary. Former Mary Horvath. Beloved wife of the Late Frank Faludi Sr. (1987). Loving mother-in-law of Mary Faludi, Waterford. Cherished grandmother of Joanne Faludi-Gamble (Mark), Simcoe and their children: Gregory, Andrew and Shane; Deborah Halmo (Steve), Waterloo and their children: Geoffrey, Christopher and Michael; Frank Faludi (Jill), Waterford and their children: Joseph and Claudia. Predeceased by her two sons: Frank Faludi Jr. (1992) and Tony Faludi (1995). Friends may call at MURPHY FUNERAL HOME, Delhi for visitation on Wednesday from 2:00 to 4:00 & 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. C.W.L. Prayers will be held Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. and Parish Prayers said, Wednesday evening at 7:30 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. John Brebeuf & Companions Roman Catholic Church, Delhi on Thursday, August 1st at 10:00 a.m. said by Rev. Fr. Mark Poulin. Interment in Delhi Cemetery. Donations to the Holy Trinity Roman Catholic High School Memorial Fund or to the Norfolk General Hospital Family Fund will be gratefully acknowledged by the family.
Gaston, Kevin Marshall After a courageous battle on Saturday July 27, 2002 he passed away peacefully in his 42nd year. Son of the late Marshall Gaston (1995) and Kathleen Gaston. Son in law of William "Bill" Godlouski and the late Germaine Godlouski (1998). Beloved husband and best friend of Mary Ann Gaston. Special loving and giving father of Jessica Gaston (Adam Horvath), Justine Gaston, Stephanie Gaston, Kayla Gaston and Sarah Gaston. Proud Papa of Kyla Gaston. Dear brother of Sharon (Tom) Decker, Marsha Gaston (Chris), Annette (John) Wilson, Kathy Gaston and Marshall Gaston. Survived by many sister and brother in laws, nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends to share their memories of Kevin at THE BALDOCK FUNERAL HOME AND FAMILY CENTRE 96 Norfolk St. N., Simcoe, on Tuesday July 30, 2002 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from ST. CECILIA'S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH (Lynn Park Drive, Port Dover) on Wednesday July 31, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Port Dover Cemetery. Donations to A.L.S. Society (Lou Gerhigs) would be appreciated by the family. Baldocks 426-0291. ROSE
Harris - Mrs. Marjorie Harris formerly of Bell St., Delhi passed away at the Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe on Friday July 26, 2002 in her 88th year. Member of the Order of Eastern Star, No 226, Delhi and the Delhi Senior Citizens Friendship Club. Former Marjorie May Morgan. Beloved wife of the Late James Walters (1945) and the Late Thomas Harris (1973). Loving mother of Ted Walters (Patricia), Dunnville and Lois MacMurdo (Doug), Ottawa. Cherished grandmother of Jason MacMurdo (Jennifer); Renee Rodger (Glen); Terry Laufman (Len), Tammy Walters and great-grandmother of Ashleigh; Laicie, Deakin and Kaymen. Dear sister of Eleanor Archibald, Guelph; Dorothy Hill (Jim), Delhi and Bea Hickling, Delhi. Also many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by two sisters: Muriel & Marion Morgan and one brother: Harry Morgan. Friends called at the MURPHY FUNERAL HOME, Delhi for visitation on Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and for Order of Eastern Star Service at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, July 29th at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Canon Ruth Mahady officiating. Interment Delhi Cemetery. Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or Charity of your choice will be gratefully acknowledged by the family.
Hope, Trinity Jessica - as a result of a tragic accident, Trinity Jessica Hope, age 21 years, cherished daughter of David A. and Sara J. Hope, Vanessa. Greatly loved sister of Joshua M.C. Southcott and Janice, Stoney Creek. Loving special friend of Derek Baird, Norwich. Beloved granddaughter of Doris T. Miller, Brantford and the late Major Charles Miller, and David and Winnifred Hope, Sarnia. Loved niece of Susan and Don Barry, Canmore, Alberta and Patricia and Alan Shepard, Mississauga. Especially loved aunt of Jessica Southcott and cousin of Cara Shepard . Friends are invited to share their memories of Trinity with her family at the JASON SMITH FUNERAL CHAPEL, 689 Norfolk St. North Simcoe N3Y 3R3 (519) 426-0199 for visitation on Tuesday, July 30th, 2002 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. Memorial donations payable to the Cowboy Crisis Fund or a Charity of Your Choice would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.