It is with great sadness, yet gentle relief, that we announce the peaceful passing of Kim on Monday, October 7, 2002 at the age of 37 years. Beloved daughter of Arlene Anton and Richard Urschatz (Wanda). Cherished sister of David Urschatz (Sandra) and Kevin Urschatz (Ruth). She was loved by many relatives and close friends. Kim endeared herself to all who knew her and will be fondly remembered for her kindness, friendship and great wit, right until the end. Kim took part in clinical trial treatments for Cancer Research showing her great strength courage and need to help others Friends are invited to attend a celebration of Kim's life at the McGarry Memorial Chapel 139 valley Road, Wakefield, on Friday, October 111th, 2002 at 11 a.rn. with a reception to follow. Interment will take place in Winnipeg in the summer of 2003. A heartfelt thank you to the Wakefield Hospital for the loving compassion they showed to Kim and her family, and to the team of medical professionals who were relentless in their treatment of Kim's illness. For those wishing donations may be made to the Cancer Research Society.
WHEELER, Jeannine Lucille
Peacefully at West End Villa on Wednesday October 9, 2002 aged 82 years. Beloved wife of the late Charles Wheeler and dear mother of the late Wendy Baker. Loving mother of Robert (Maria) and Sandra McNamara (Michael). Dear grandmother of Daniel, David, Karen, Kevin, Patrick, Robert and Kristen. Great grandmother of Abigail. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue, at Richmond Road on Saturday, October 12, 2002 after 3 p.m. until service time in the Chapel at 4 p.m. Interment Beechwood Cemetery at a later date.
Patrick (Pasquale) Barbaro - 12/07/2002
Peacefully at home surrounded by family on Thursday, December 5, 2002 at the age of 57. Beloved husband and soulmate of Maureen (Rath). Dear father of Lee Anne (Jamie), Wendy (Che) and Jody. Beloved grandfather of Teah and Elisabeth. He will be sadly missed by mother Myrtle, the late Dominic ("Lefty") and sister Beverley (Jim). Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue on Friday, December 6, 2002 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday, December 7 from 10 a.m. till noon. A Funeral Service will be held at Christ Church Cathedral, 420 Sparks Street on Saturday, December 7, 2002 at 1 p.m. Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Palliative Care Outreach Program, 1455 Wooodroffe Avenue South. A special thank you to Linda Corsina, Dr. Segal and Dr. Perry at the Cancer Clinic - General Campus.
John Paul Barnes
Daddy passed away today after a long courageous battle with cancer. Leaving behind his beloved wife Margaret Goyette. Dad worked for 28 years for the late Ernest Assaly and his many friends at Ability Moving. Predeceased by his father John Paul Barnes Sr. and his mother Aurore (Nora) Crate. Also leaving behind his beloved children Paul, William, Eileen (Richard), Karen (Ed), Jim (Betty), Theresa (Michael), Gerry (Natalie) and adopted daughter Anita McDonald. Cherished by his 13 grandchildren. Survived by brother Ronald and sisters Vivian, Theresa and Dolores. Predeceased by his brother Joseph and sisters Georgette, Eileen and Evelyn. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Saturday and Sunday, December 7th and 8th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, December 9, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. Interment Notre-Dame Cemetery. A reception will follow at the Royal Canadian Legion, 294 Cyr St. Ottawa. As an expressions to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Special thanks to Doctors Berrang and Arenas and the staff on the 5th floor at the Ottawa Hospital General Campus for their loving care and compassion.
Ruth Anne Bennett - 12/11/2002
Peacefully at home on Monday, December 9, 2002, at the age of 58, Ruth, dearest friend of David Kogawa, beloved daughter of Enid Bennett and the late Harold Bennett, cherished sister of David (Lorayne) and Elizabeth Duffett. Fond aunt of Laura (Glen), Catherine and Alison Bennett, Erica Duffett, Shannon and Allison Lewis. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road after 10 a.m. on Friday, December 13, 2002, until Service of Remembrance in the Chapel at 11 a.m. Memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Ken (PomPom) Boor - 12/09/2002
On his own terms, on Sunday December 8, 2002, aged 71 years. Loved by his high school sweetheart, Lee, daughters Cindy Moriarty (Laura Pollon), Denise Chadala (Dave), PomPom to his grandchildren Aubree, GHolly, Justin, Tiffany and Brandy; brother Ray (Marie), sisters Edna Weninger (Ray), Sandra Howard (John), many nieces and nephews and all the members in good standing of the Old F.A.R.T.'s Club. Predeceased by his mother Mary, father George and brothers Dennis and Norm. a kind =, gentle and generous man, the world is diminished by his loss. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Wednesday, December 11, 2002 after 4 p.m. until service time in the Chapel at 4:30 p.m. Reception to follow. Memorial donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
T. Peter Clapham - 12/05/2002
(Retired Public Service Commission)
Peacefully after a valiant struggle on Thursday, December 5, 2002. Dearly loved husband of Wilma Jean ( nee Gero). Loving father of Susan Marie Ashworth and son-in-law Paul Ashworth. Cherished grandfather of Valerie Dimitroff (Randy) and Jennifer Gillissie (Rob) and "Grandpa Pete" to Dillon, Hailey and Bryce Dimitroff and Chris and Andy Gillissie. The family will respect Peter's wish for cremation and private family burial at Beechwood Cemetery. Donations to the Ottawa Heart Institute or the Ottawa Humane Society would be appreciated. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Nelda A. Collins (nee Neitzel) - 12/04/2002
Formerly of Eganville, Ontario. Peacefully in hospital on Monday, December, 2 2002 age 95 years. Beloved wife of the late Thomas. Loving mother of Ann (Garry Saunders). Dearest gramma of Neal and Micheal. Nelda will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and other relatives. Dear sister of Deltry Reinke and the late Annette, Vera, Edna and Delores, Wilfred, Herbert, Lorne, Elmer, Edwin and August. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry 315 McLeod Street on Wednesday December 4, 2002 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday at 2pm. A reception to follow. Interment in the spring at St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Augsburg, Ontario. Memorial donations to the Children's Hospital of Estern Ontario would be appreciated.
Marcel Cyr - 12/05/2002
Longtime Employee of Maurice Yelle At his home on Monday, December 2, 2002 at the age of 60. Dear son of Simone Bélanger and the late Rosario Cyr. Loving father of Chantal (Hélčne Michaud) and Daniel. Dear brother of Yvon (Gail Olive), Rita, Carmen (Jean-Guy Paquette), Mignonne (André Parisien), Marie (Pierre Gingras)and Fernande (Marcel Renaud). He also leaves the mother of his children Denyse Carričre and several nieces and nephews. Also remembered by his two good friends Rolland Bédard and Yves Massey. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Friday, December 6, from 2-9pm. The Funeral Mass will be held at Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes Roman Catholic Church 1187 Micheal Street on Saturday December 7, 2002 at 11am. Cremation to follow. As an expression of sympathy memorial contributions to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
DAGENAIS, Elizabeth Bonnie Jean (nee Barr)
On Saturday, November 23, 2002 at age 52. Loving wife of Bob Dagenais. Bonnie will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by her mother Vera Barr, 2 brothers Daniel Barr, John Barr (Mary), 2 sisters Kitty Falconer (John), Mary Grace Barr, 3 nieces, Larissa Barr, Amanda Barr, Elizabeth Falconer, 3 nephews J. Barr, Andrew Barr, and Douglas Falconer as well as Bob's family. Bonnie was a dedicated Ottawa Elementary teacher for more than 30 years and positively influenced the lives of many young students. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Thursday and Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at Saint Patrick's Basilica, 220 Kent Street between Nepean and Gloucester Streets, on Saturday, November 30, 2002, at 9:30 a.m. Reception to follow in the Parish Hall. Memorial donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Canadian Cancer Society or the Bob and Bonnie Dagenais Memorial Fund, c/o OCDSB Learning Foundation, 133 Greenbank Road, Ottawa K2H 6L3.
DAGENAIS, Robert "Bob" "Dage"
On Saturday, November 23, 2002 at age 51. Loving husband of Bonnie (nee Barr). Bob's guidance, support, advice and love will be missed by his brother Andre (Jean). Devoted and loving uncle of Matthew, Andrew and Christina. Special life long friend of Ray Thibert (Anne-Marie). Predeceased by his parents Rodrigue "Bill" and Lorraine (nee Leblanc). Bob will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by his aunts, uncles and cousins from New Brunswick and Alberta, as well as Bonnie's family. Bob was a dedicated Ottawa teacher and principal for 30 years. Dage's students were important in his life and he was a role model to his students. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Thursday and Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at Saint Patrick's Basilica, 220 Kent Street between Nepean and Gloucester Streets, on Saturday, November 30, 2002, at 9:30 a.m. Reception to follow in the Parish Hall. Memorial donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Canadian Cancer Society or the Bob and Bonnie Dagenais Memorial Fund, c/o OCDSB Learning Foundation, 133 Greenbank Road, Ottawa K2H 6L3
DENESCHUCK, Michael "Mike" Veteran W.W II.
Peacefully in hospital on Wednesday. December 4, 2002, age 84 years. Beloved husband of the late Naomi Payne and the late Ethel Scott. Loving father of Dixie Atkinson (the late Bill) and Diane Price (Howard Dayton). Dearest and devoted grandfather of Angie (Ervan), Rick (Tina), Shelley and Jamie. Dear great grandfather of Ryan, Connor, Lauryn, Bryce and Evan. Survived by brothers Fred, Father Joseph and sister-in-law Margaret Scott. Special thanks to the staff at the Queensway-Carleton Hospital and Carolyn Nicol. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Friday, December 6, 2002, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday after 11 a.m. until Service in the Chapel at 1 p.m. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations to the Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre or the Queensway-Carleton Hospital would be appreciated.
Passed away peacefully at the Ottawa Hospital on Tuesday, December 3, 2002 in her 91st year. Predeceased by brothers Ralph, Harry and Gordon and also by her beloved niece Karan. Greatly missed and loved by sisters-in-law Hope and Connie; nephews Larry (Debbie), Peter (Pauline) (Kimberley), Lloyd (Diane) and Roger (Ursula); great nephews Mark, Colin, Danny and great niece Erika. Many, many loyal friends across Canada as well as cousins Kathleen, Eunice and Ivy will miss her visits, her greeting cards and phone calls. She cared greatly for them all. Friends may attend a Ceremony in her memory on Monday, December 9, 2002 at 2 p.m. in the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa followed by a reception in the McGarry Family Reception Centre. Those wishing may make donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Barbara Wills Fraser (nee Cox) - 12/08/2002
In her 75th year, on Saturday, December 7, 2002, at home in Ottawa. Beloved wif4e of the late Robert, she is mourned by her sons, Cam and Dave, daughters-in-law, Kathy and Rosemary, dear grandchildren, Mary, Laura, Sally, Luke and Drew and her sister, Mrs. Suzanne Cumyn. She will be sadly missed by her nephews, nieces and her many friends. Thanks to her friends for their ongoing support and to the nurses and doctors who cared for her. The family will receive friends at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa, on Tuesday, December 10, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 1 pm. At St. Thomas the Apostle Anglican Church, 2345 Alta Vista Drive, Ottawa. If desired, donations will be gratefully accepted to the Canadian Cancer Society of the Alzheimers Society. For further information please call Hulse, Playfair and McGarry Funeral Home, Ottawa (613) 233-1143, 1-888-539-9642.
Kathleen Garrett (Nee Cobbett) - 12/03/2002
Peacefully in Ottawa on December 1, 2002. Beloved wife of Eric Garrett. Predeceased by her two brothers Stuart and Frank, both of Montreal. Survived by her brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Lloyd and Margery Garrett and by numerous nieces and nephews. A funeral Service will be held at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street at OConnor, Ottawa, on Thursday, December 5, 2002 at 12 noon. Grateful thanks to all the staff at the Rideau Gardens Retirement Residence. In lieu of flowers donations to the Victorian Order of Nurses, Ottawa/Carleton Branch (P.O. Box 205, 1200 St. Laurent Boulevard, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 3B8), would be much appreciated.
Ret'd Professor - Carleton University Suddenly at home, on Friday, November 29, 2002 in his 80th year. Beloved husband of Riekie (nee Smaal). Loving father of Hans (Maaike), Laurina (Peter) and Roel. Dear Grandfather of Klaartje (Evert), Saskia and Patrick and great-grandfather of Kalen, Mees and Maud. Born in 1923 in the Netherlands, Willem studied at Dordrecht Polytechnic and began teaching at Eindhoven Academy of Industrial Design in 1953 - 1973. He was the first Director of the School of Industrial Design, Carleton University, in 1972 and its Centre for Industrial Design Research in 1985. Retired in 1992, and appointed Professor Emeritus and granted an honourary Doctorate of Engineering in 1997. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Thursday, December 5, 2002, after 3 p.m. until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel a 4 p.m. Reception to follow at the McGarry Family Reception Centre. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
Jean Ann Grant Hamilton - 12/04/2002
Peacefully at Pinemeadow Nursing Home, Northbrook, Ontario on Friday, November 29, 2002, aged 94 years. Beloved wife of the late Ernie Hamilton. Dear sister of Stan Paterson, Elsie Waldorf and the late Margaret, Mary, Jock, Tom, Jim and Alec Paterson. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Monday, December 9, 2002, from 11 a.m. until Service Time in the Chapel at 12 noon. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery.
William Hayward - 12/04/2002
L.D., LCdr., CD, RCN (G) (Ret'd.) WWII and Korea
Peacefully in Ottawa on Saturday, November 30, 2002, at the age of 78. Born in Hamilton, Ontario. Son of the late John and Mary Hayward. Dear husband of Sally (nee Pitt). Loving father of Paul (Joan) and Kathleen (Major Jerry Walsh), all of Ottawa. Loving grandad of David, Peter and Robin Hayward and Laura and Michael Walsh. Also survived by his loving and loved sister Frances Cloke of Ancaster, Ontario and many cousins, nephews and nieces. Friends are invited to join the family for the Memorial Service at St. Thomas Anglican Church, 1619 Main Street, Stittsville on Thursday, December 5th at 2 p.m. Reception to follow. Interment at a later date, Oakland Cemetery, Brockville, Ontario. Arrangements in care of the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry. In lieu of flowers donations to the Royal Canadian Naval Benevolent Fund or the Lung Association would be appreciated. Fair winds and calm seas Until we meet again.
Lewis M. Helmer - 12/01/2002
In hospital on Friday, November 29, 2002 Lewis Helmer in his 90th year. Beloved husband of Dora Jamieson. Loving father of Wayne (Valerie) of Stittsville, Donald (Edith) of Salt Spring Island, B.C nad Wendy Helmer of Brampton. Cherished grandfather of five. Predeceased by a brother Kenneth and sister Marion. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue, at Richmond Road, Ottawa on Tuesday, December 3, 2002 after 11 a.m. until service time in the Chapel at 1 p.m. Reception to follow. Private cremation. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the charity of one's choice would be appreciated. Special thanks to the staff at West End Villa and the surgical and nursing staff at the Queensway-Carleton Hospital
Ethel Hemmings - 12/03/2002
(Retired Bell Canada - 45 Years)
Peacfully on Sunday, December 1, 2002 in her 77th year. Loving mother of Lynn Hemmings and Laurie Hemmings (Borris). Caring aunt of Brian Lynch (Miami) and Sean Lynch (Chicago). Dear friend of Molly Johnston. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair, and McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road on Saturday, December 7, 2002 from 1 to 3 p.m. A special thank you to the staff at the Edinburgh Retirement Residence. For those wishing, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Margaret Elizabeth Hermon (nee Patton) - 12/04/2002
Peacefully in Ottawa, Tuesday, December 3, 2002, with her family by her side. Beloved wife of John Stuart Hermon. Daughter of the late Charles O. Patton and Lila B. Patton. Dear sister of the late Dr. J.O. Patton. Will be sadly missed by her son Richard Hermon(Susan Sweeney), her daughter Janet Tipper Kreil (Peter Kreil) and grandchildren James Tipper, Sara Kreil, Julia, Brian and Katie Hermon. Special thanks to Rose McAulay, as well as the second floor staff of Laurier Manor. A family service to be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation or the Montreal General Women's Auxiliary.
Rae Francis Hill - 12/05/2002
Following a courageous battle with cancer Rae Hill, in his 59th year, died peacefully at the Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre on Tuesday, December 3, 2002. Beloved husband of Dorothy (Gibson). Loving and extremely proud Dad of Tina (and Bruce) Hamilton. Son of the late Rhea (Moreau) and William G. Hill. Brother of Evelyn (and George) Westwood of Kingston, June Hill of Ottawa and Frank (and Sandra) Hamilton of Kamloops, B.C. Also survived by nieces, nephews and cousins. Rae was predeceased by two brothers Bernard and Stewart and a sister Irene. Rae had served with the PPCLI 2nd Battalion, with Canada Post and 33 years with OC Transpo. As Rae wished there will be no visitation. A memorial mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church, 400 St. Laurent Blvd. on Saturday, December 7, 2002 at 1pm followed by a reception at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway. No flowers please. In memoriam donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre, the VON or the Elisabeth Bruyere Centre.