Guy Labelle - 07/30/2003
Peacefully in hospital on Tuesday, July 29, 2003 in his 54th year. Dear beloved husband of Cathline Lanthier. Dear brother of Paul, Gérald, Marcel, Louise, Jeannine, Jeannette and Raymond. Predeceased by his two brothers, Roy and Rhéal. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Saturday, August 2nd, 2003 from 9am until Funeral Prayers in the Chapel at 10am. Interment Notre-Dame Cemetery.
Gerard Lavergne - 07/26/2003
Passed away on July 7, 2003 at the age of 84 years. He will be sadly missed by his beloved wife, Georgette (nee Ouellette) and his children, Gilles (Laura), Pierre (Helen) and Marc. Predeceased by one son, Michel and one daughter, Carole. Brother of Rollande Leduc, Marie and dear grandfather of seven grandchildren. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road., on Thursday July 31, 2003 from 10:30am until Service time in the Chapel at 11:00am.
Chantal (nee Paquette) Ledoux
Passed away in Ottawa on July 28, 2003 at the age of 43 years. Predeceased by her husband Yves, and father René. She leaves behind her mother Ange-Aimée (nee Chartrand) of Ottawa, her two sons Simon of Montreal and Eric of Ottawa, brothers Jean-Pierre Paquette (Barbara Blanchette) of L'Orignal, Philippe Paquette (Claire Gauthier) of Ottawa, sisters Louise Howes (Donald) of L'Orignal, Marie-Paule Lamarche (Pierre) of Hawkesbury, Micheline Bédard (Michel) of Clarence, and several uncles, aunts, cousins, nephews and nieces. Predeceased Chantal were her brother Jacques and sister Michcle. She will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by her family and friends. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry 1200 Ogilvie Road (at Aviation Parkway) on Friday August 1st, 2003 from 6 to 10p.m. Eucharistic celebration will be held at Notre-Dame de Lourdes Vanier, 435 Montreal Road on Saturday August 2nd, 2003 at 10 am. Interment to follow Notre Dame Cemetery.
Lucille Kathleen (nee Butler) Muise
Peacefully on July 24th, 2003, in Ottawa. Born in Comox, British Columbia, she was the daughter of George and Raynee (Govier). She will be remembered for her past work with disabled children and other volunteer activities. Her family is especially proud of her perseverance with respect to overcoming various obstacles in life. She is survived by her son, Randy Dahl (Ilana); her sister Ann Coutts (John); her stepsister Debra Ferdon; her uncle and aunt, George and Doris Govier; her uncle and aunt, Oren and Grace Govier and best friend Pierre Leblanc. A special thank you to the staff of the Civic Campus Resus Unit, ICU and the CCU of the Heart Institute for their care and compassion; also her close friends, Michelle April, Angela Situ and all her friends from church. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Wednesday July 30, 2003 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday July 31, 2003 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Capital Memorial Gardens.
Myrtle O'Shaughnessy - 08/01/2003
It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Myrtle O'Shaughnessy on Thursday, July 31, 2003 at her home in Ottawa. Myrtle was the most loved wife and best friend of Albert for 57 years. Cherished mother of the late Maureen O'Shaughnessy. Dearly loved grandmother of Christine (Ed Chaplin) and very proud great-grandma to Aidan Chaplin. Daughter of the late Harry and Martha Shellhorne of Madawaska, Ont. Predeceased by her siblings Clifford Shellhorne, Clayton Shellhorne and Sadie Fawcett. Myrtle also filled the roles of special aunt and dear friend. Many will miss her loving spirit, kindness and generosity. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 Mcleod Street on Tuesday, August 5, 2003 from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Wednesday, August 6, 2003 from 12 noon until the service time in the Chapel at 1 p.m. In memoriam donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute would be appreciated by the family.
Lyndall Ruth (nee Jackson) Peabody - 07/30/2003
In Ottawa on Monday, July 28, 2003 Lyndall Ruth Peabody. Beloved wife for 50 years of The Reverend Gordon S. Peabody, cherished mother of Melanie Ruth Tewwdie (Paul) of Port Hope, Ontario
Survived by sister-in-law Barbara (Peabody) Nichol, of Victoria, B.C. Aunt of Monica Mackay (Murray) of Kingston, ON, Phillip Marston (Gail) of Barrhead, AB, Linda Nichol of Lennoxville, P.Q., Sutherland Richardson (Janet) Barrington of Rhode Island, Robert Richardson of Victoria, B.C. and Sharyn Bussey (Ted) of White Rock, B.C. Predeceased by her parents Lynville and Alma Jackson and her sisters Olga Jackson and Grace Marston (The Venerable Guy). No visitation. Funeral Service will held at Christ Church Cathedral (Sparks Street), Ottawa on Friday, August 1, 2003 at 11a.m. In lieu of flowers donations to the P.W.R.D.F. or the Heart and Stroke foundation would be much appreciated.
Passed away peacefully at the Hospice at May Court on Monday, July 21st, 2003 at the age of 54. Jean-Guy was born on October 7th, 1948 in Moonbeam, Ontario. Loving husband of Helene. Adoring father of Stephan and Joelle. Devoted son of Juliette and the late Sylvio Raymond. Dear brother of Jeanine Genier (Laurent), Pierre (Lise), Lise Fournier (Richard), Daniel (Bev). Special godfather of Melanie, Pascal and Alexandre. Jean-Guy also leaves behind his parents-in-law, his stepfather, brothers and sisters-in-law, many nieces and nephews with their children and countless friends. Friends may attend a Memorial Service on Thursday, July 24th, 2003, at 11 a.m. at St-Sebastien Roman Catholic Church, 1000 Frances Street, Ottawa, Ontario. Reception to follow. Donations can be made to the Hospice at May Court or the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre Foundation. Special thanks to the "Angel Doctor" Dr. Louise Coulombe and the wonderful staff and volunteers from the Hospice at May Court.
Evelyn Grace (nee MacCuaig) Stewart - 07/26/2003
Peacefully, at home, on July 24, 2003, age 69 years. Beloved wife of Murdo Stewart. Loving mother of Darlene. Dear sister of the late Millan (Margaret), Lloyd of Vankleek Hill, Ont. and Ken (Jean) of Maxville, Ont. She will be fondly remembered by her niece and nephews: Heather, Darren, and Wayne. Evelyn will be sadly missed by family and friends. We were blessed to have her in our lives. Special thanks to Louise Guay, Dr. Robert Taylor and the Palliative Care Outreach Program for their special care. Family and friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Monday, July 28th from 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday, July 29th from 1 p.m. until Service time in the Chapel at 2 p.m. Private interment at Kenyon Presbyterian Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Palliative Care Outreach Program or Leukemia Research Fund.
Edyth (nee Cowan) Sutherland - 08/03/2003
In hospital on Friday, August 1, 2003. Beloved wife of the late D. Arthur. Dear companion of Herbert Stiles. Loving mother of Heather and her husband Dr. Peter Mlynaryk of Montreal. Dearest grandmother of Donna (Joe Harrison) and Diane (Terry Mercer). Dear G.G. of Terahn Harrison, Tabitha and Colby Mercer. Edith will be sadly be missed by her nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry 150 Woodroffe Ave at Richmond Road on Wednesday, August 6, 2003 after 12 noon until the service time in the Chapel at 2 p.m. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Alan Swedlove - 07/26/2003
Alan's Vending Service
After a short illness, Alan passed away with his devoted wife Kathy at his side. He will be mourned by his loving wife and devoted parents Casey & Bess Swedlove, dear twin sister Carol-Sue Shapiro (Jack), niece and nephew Tracy (Steven Samel), and Michael Shapiro (Nikki) and great-niece Neilah. His laughter and jokes will be missed by all who had the good fortune to have known him. Funeral Service was held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, 1771 Cuba Avenue on July 25, 2003. Shiva at 29 Crescent Heights with visitation in the afternoons only. We greatly appreciate the excellent care given at the Queensway Carleton Hospital by all the doctors and nursing staff. Donations may be made to the Casey & Bess Swedlove Endowment Fund, 798-9818 ext. 247 or the Queensway Carleton Hospital.
Dorothy Lee Thornton Vernier - 07/26/2003
Passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2003 aged 74 years. Beloved wife of the late Charles Thornton and the late Kenneth Vernier. Loving mother to Paul, Nancy (Glen), James (Clarice), Janet and John. Devoted Gram to Andrew, Nicholas, Tessa, Ariel, Charles, Lianne, Vanessa, Kerry, Christa and Brian. Sadly missed by her brother Carl and predeceased by her two brothers Leslie and Bob. Dorothy's children will always be grateful for her courage, unfailing love and encouragement. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Sunday, July 27, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at Immaculate Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church, 1758 Alta Vista Drive on Monday July 28 at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at the Notre Dame Cemetery.
Peacefully at the Colonel By Residence following several years of illness at the age of 82. Beloved wife of the late Alexander and mother of Robert and Nora (Robert Houle). Grandmother of Stephanie and Andrea Houle. Funeral Service will be held at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Monday, July 28, 2003 at 2 p.m. Interment New Jewish Cemetery, Osgoode. Donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.
Sonia Sarah Viner - 07/25/2003
Peacefully at her home, with dignity, on Wednesday, July 23, 2003, aged 92 years. Beloved wife of the late Arthur L. Viner and dear mother of Gladys Greenberg (John) and Walter Viner (Elaine). Loving grandmother of Bruce Greenberg (Nadine), Pamela Ravek (Oded), Karen Zunder (Ian), Melissa Greenberg-Springer (Michael), Kevin Viner (Michele), Marla-Beth Rosen (Gregg), Nancy Viner and Jillian Aberman (Jordan). Predeceased by sisters Rachel Jewett (David) and Edith Cherun (Alex). Survived by sisters Anne Kaplan (Harry) of Nashua, NH, Betty Feller (Joseph), blessed with many great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, 1771 Cuba Avenue on Friday, July 25, 2003 at 9 a.m. Interment Jewish Community Cemetery, Bank Street. Shiva visitation, 2-4 and 6:45-9 at the home of Gladys and John Greenberg. Evening prayer services at the house of Shiva at 6:50 p.m. Special thanks to Dr. A. Jain and to her compassionate caregivers, Anna, Cita, Grace, Marcy, Marina and Venice. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry. Donations may be made in memory of Sonia Viner to NA'AMAT CANADA 1-888-278-0792 or to the Parkinson's Society 613-722-9238.
Kathleen Walsh (nee Kitt)
Peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Wednesday, July 23, 2003, in her 90th year. Predeceased by beloved husband Paul, brothers Frank, Thomas, and Joseph Kitt and sister May Craffey, all of County Galway, Ireland. Will be sadly missed by devoted sister Nellie Rogers. Cherished mother of Rita (Hal Parker), Pauline (Michael Fitzpatrick) and Brendan. Loving grandmother of Mark, Jeffrey, Anne and Stephen Fitzpatrick, and Kevin, Paul and David Parker. Will be fondly remembered by sister-in-law Dorothy Kitt and many relatives and friends in Ireland and Canada. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Rd. (at Aviation Parkway) on Friday, July 25, 2003 from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, July 26 at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, 320 Olmstead St. at 10 a.m.
James Tilley Ward - 07/24/2003
CWO, RCASC (Ret'd) Korean Veteran
Peacefully at Medex Extendicare Ottawa on Tuesday, July 22, 2003 in his 77th year. Beloved husband of Jean (nee Foy). Son of the late Charlotte (Culvenwill) and James T. Ward from England. Dear brother-in-law of Josephine Ward (the late Ernest) of Ottawa and Isabella Foy of Sudbury. Dear uncle of Sanda Plewes (Chris) and their children Kim and Jeff; Carol Ward (Frank Greene) and their son Shane; and Barbara. Jim's life was the Army for 35 years serving in Korea and Post-War in Germany, England and Canada. He had a passion for golfing, curling, travelling and was involved with Christ Church Cathedral. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Friday, July 25, 2003 from 2 to 4 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday July 26, 2003 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the C.N.I.B. would be appreciated by the family.
Sgt. Donald Albert Wyers - 07/22/2003
Retired Peacefully at his home, with his family by his side, on Saturday, July 19th, 2003, aged 60 yrs. Loving husband of Carol. Beloved father of Stephen (Natalie), Robert (Andrea) and Tom (Shannon). Dear brother of David (Lorraine). Dearest Grampie of Madison, Jacob, Cameron, Jenna, Andrew and Keith. Uncle of Allison and Timothy. Devoted son-in-law of Mary Douglas (nee Earley). Don graduated from the R.C.M.P. Depot, Regina and served 34 years of good service. He was posted in Nova Scotia for 22 years and 12 years in Ottawa. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge. Don's compassion and kindness has touched many lives throughout both his service and friendship and will be missed by all who knew him. Friends may attend a Service of Remembrance at St. James United Church, 5540 Main Street, Osgoode, On Saturday, July 26, 2003 at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to St. James United Church, Osgoode would be appreciated.
Florence Mary Young (Nee Armstrong) - 08/01/2003
Peacefully on Wednesday, July 30, 2003, after a short illness, at the age of 95, Florence Young, formerly of Quebec City. A woman of grace and dignity, Mom was the beloved wife of the late Harold Young and the loving mother of William Young (Sandra), of Hudson, PQ, and Cameron Young (Anne) of Victoria, B.C. "Baba" was the cherished grandmother of Kerry, Michael (Mikhaela), and Jennifer, and the great-grandmother of Maddison. She is survived by her sister Ruth Hardie and sister-in-law Florence Armstrong. Mom's life was long and rich, and she will be missed. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Friday, August 1, from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Saturday, August 2, from 1 p.m. until service time in the Chapel at 3 p.m. Reception to follow in the McGarry Family Reception Centre. Donations in Florence's memory to a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.
Costica (Gus) Alexiade - 12/01/2003
Peacefully, in his 97th year, at the Peter D. Clark Centre, Ottawa on Wednesday, November 26th, 2003. Predeceased in 1987 by his wife of 56 years, the former Christina Lambros; and by his brothers and sisters. He was the beloved father of 3 daughters, Maria (Tasso Karkazis) of Folsom, California, Helen (James O'Grady) of Ottawa and Ariadne (Howard Gribble) of White Rock, B.C. Costica was born in Yassi, Romania on March 17th, 1906, and lived in Constantinople, New York and Montreal before coming to Ottawa in 1950. He was the proprietor of Constantine's Pastry in Ottawa until 1964 when he relocated to California to own a new business, McGavin's Bakery, in Stanford Shopping Center, Palo Alto, until 1978. An expert pastry maker and confectioner, his artistic creations were greatly admired by many patrons in both locations. In Ottawa, he was a long time member and President of AHEPA, the men's organization of the Greek Orthodox Church. He leaves a legacy of 10 loving grandchildren, Christine Moll, George Karkazis, Patsy Nunes and Stacy Trossen, all of California; James O'Grady of Toronto; Tammi Mantle of Toronto, Michael Oades of Thunder Bay and Christine Oades of Vancouver; Anita and Hayley Gribble of England and 18 great-grandchildren. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 MacLeod Street on Wednesday, December 3, 2003 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Prayers/Trisagion and Eulogy at 8 p.m. Funeral at the Kimissis Tis Theotokou Greek Orthodox Church, 1315 Prince of Wales Drive, Ottawa on Thursday, December 4 at 1 p.m. Interment to follow in California. The family thanks the administration and staff of the Peter D. Clark Centre for many years of wonderful care for their Papoo and for their supportive palliative care. Donations in memory of Gus to the Peter D. Clark Centre would be greatly appreciated.
Murray Austin Beatty - 11/22/2003
Suddenly on November 21st, 2003 at the age of 65 years. Beloved husband of Diana. Loving father to Michael and his wife Anna: Virginia and her husband Ricky. Cherished Poppa to 8 grandchildren: Corey, Bradley, Kayla, Mitchell, Genna, Brett, Samantha and Karina. Murray is also survived by 12 brothers and sisters: Vivian (Clifford), Ross (Frances), Shirley, Lois (Don), Clare (Carol), Arlene (Ralph), Reita (Arthur), Doris (Ron), Gary (Gail), Lloyd (Linda), Judy and John and Bonnie (Bob); as well as two brothers-in-law: Geof (Joyce) Crew, Mike (Sylvie) Crew and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and neighbours. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street., Ottawa on Monday, November 24th from 6 to 9 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday, November 25th at 1:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made to the Ottawa Heart Institute.
Peacefully in hospital on Saturday, November 15, 2003 at the age of 84. Dearly beloved husband of Madeleine (nee Falardeau). Dear father of Giscle (Gerry Bertrand), André (Monique Vachon), Rita-Marie, Anicet (Erika Isic), Remi (Ann Gallant). Also loved by his 8 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; 1 sister Rose, 1 brother Albert (Giscle Bédard), 16 sister-in-law and 10 brother-in-law. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Friday, November 21, 2003 from 2 to 4 and 7-9pm and on Saturday, November 22 from 10am. followed by a Funeral Mass at Saint-Gabriel Roman Catholic Church, 55 Appleford Street, Ottawa at 2pm. The family would like to take this opportunity to express special thanks and their profound gratitude to Dr. J. Deneault and Dr. Luc Duchesne and all the dedicated staff of the Montfort Hospital (4 West).
Gwendoline (Gwen) W. Bower-Binns - 12/01/2003
Peacefully in Ottawa on November 20th, 2003 at the age of 80 years. Beloved wife of Jack, loving mother to Elizabeth (Douglas) Abel of Fort McMurray, Tony (Joan) Bower-Binns of Ottawa, Barbara (Graham) Clow of Toronto, Linda (Dan) Snell of Kanata. Cherished Nanny to 9 loving grandchildren. She is also survived by 2 brothers and 1 sister, Bill, Rodney and Dorothy Spicer all in England. A Memorial Service was held at the Central Chapel of Hulse Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Tuesday November 25th 2003 at 11:00 a.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made to the Hospice at May Court.
Olive Mae Bradley - 11/18/2003
Retired Registered Nurse Ottawa Civic Hospital
Peacefully at the Glebe Centre on Monday, November 17, 2003. Daughter of the late George Herbert Bradley (former Warden, Nepean) and the late Emily D. Bradley (Akins), Merivale, ON. Survived by her dear sisters Hazel Bradley (Ottawa) and Dorothy Brady (Webster, NY) and sister-in-law Netta Bradley (Edmonton). Predeceased by her sisters Elizabeth Scharfe, Lucy Robertson, Marjorie Buchanan and her brothers Everett, Arthur and Carson. Loving aunt to Donna (Robertson) Roe (Jack), Douglas and Glen Buchanan, George Bradley (Gloria), Bruce Bradley (Shelley), Diane (Buchanan) Gursby (Jim), Patricia (Brady) Hilton (David), Betty Ann (Scharfe) Cooper (Ron), Nixon Scharfe, Steven (Mary) and David Brady (Sharon), the late Kenneth Robertson and many great and great great nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road, Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, November 20, 2003 at 11 a.m. Interment Merivale Cemetery. Special thanks to Dr. Ivy Michel and the Glebe Centre Staff, especially Christine Lemoine. Memorial donations to the Glebe Centre, 950 Bank Street, Ottawa K1S 5G6 would be appreciated.
Gertrude Lillian Bradley - 12/03/2003
Peacefully at the Ottawa Civic Hospital on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2003 in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Milton Bradley. Loving mother of Lillian (Don Melvin), Shirley Bradley-Parizeau, June Bradley (Tom Wynn), Betty (Ron Bertuzzi) and the late Mickey Bradley. Cherished sassy to Michael, Donnie, Karen, Erika, Shawna, Michael, Blake and great-sassy to Payton, Melissa, Ryan and Tyler. Dear daughter of the late Frank Joseph Barrett and the late Jane Barrett. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Thursday, December 4, 2003 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday December 5, 2003 at 11:00 a.m., followed by interment at Pinecrest Cemetery. A special thank you to all the doctors, nurses and staff of the Ottawa Civic Hospital I.C.U for their care and compassion.
Brian F. Busby
P.Eng., Bell Canada Retired
It is with great sadness that the family announces the departure of Brian Busby, who passed away peacefully on November 29, 2003 at the age of 69. A wonderful husband and best friend of Barbara (nee Baker) of 44 years. A kind and loving father and father-in-law of Joan (Craig Parker) and Brian (Sandra). He was a cherished grandfather, and many special times will be remembered by his four grandchildren, James, Thomas, Katherine and Bryanna. Son of the late Thomas and Kathleen Busby. Loving nephew of Eileen Paquette. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road, Ottawa, Monday, December 1st from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Maurice Roman Cahtolic Church, 4 Perry Avenue (at Meadowlands Dr.), Ottawa on Tuesday, December 2, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery.