At the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (St. Joseph's campus) on Friday, Oct. 4, 2002, Mildred Ida Comeau, age 68, of Chatham, beloved wife of Joseph Comeau. Born in Camden Township in 1934, daughter of the late Lena (McIntyre) and Willard Oliver, she was a retiree of Union Gas. She will be sadly missed by a brother, Howard Straub in the United States, and several nieces and nephews. She is also survived by a sister-in-law, Mildred Jean Comeau of Chatham. She is predeceased by a brother, Gerald Straub; and by a sister, Muriel Spencer. At her request, there was no funeral or visitation. Taken from the Hinnegan-Peseski Funeral Home, 156 William St. South to be cremated. Her ashes will be buried in the family plot in Dresden at a later date. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Peacefully at his residence in Chatham on Friday, Oct. 18, 2002, Frank Marie Goldini, age 71, of Chatham, beloved husband of Florence (Giroux) Goldoni and the late Rita Marie (Depondt) Goldoni (2000). Born in Modena, Italy in 1931, son of the late Clara Enrico (Regiani) and Alfeo Goldini. Frank owned and operated Capri Furniture on King Street and then Charing Cross in Chatham. Loving father of Frank Goldini and his wife Nancy of Palm Harbor, Florida, and Brian Goldini and his wife Anna of Lake Worth, Florida. Cherished grandfather of Margarita, Alexander, Lauren and Frank III. Dear brother of Walter Goldini and his wife Louisa, and Ezio and his wife Paola, all of Italy. Beloved "Poppy" of Pamela, Tara Lynn and Sean Crawford, Lynn and Gerald, Nicole and Ashley Eves, Stephanie and Josh Jaques, and Craig and Melissa Stewart. He is predeceased by a sister, Leda Baraldi. Friends and relatives called at the Hinnegan-Peseski Funeral Home, 156 William St. South. Mass of the Resurrection was celebrated in St. Agnes Church on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2002 at 11 a.m. Parish prayers were said Monday at 7 p.m. Cremation followed, with interment in Maple Leaf Mausoleum. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, or the Association of Community Living would be appreciated by the family.
At Copper Terrace Longterm Care Facility, on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002, Victor Joseph Moore, age 68, succumbed after a long battle of poor health and is now in the hands of the Lord. Born in Pain Court in 1933, son of the late Lenore (Belisle) and Vital Moore. Victor worked as a custodian for the Chatham Water Commission; he was also a tinsmith, was actively involved in the Moose Lodge No. 1692, was a member of Br. 628 of the Royal Canadian Legion, and was associated with many community groups and organizations in this area. Dear brother of Leona Clark and her husband Jim of Ridgetown, Jeannette Attwell and her husband Wallace of Highgate and Leo Moore and his wife Buttons of Wiarton. Sadly missed by several nieces and nephews, and great nieces and nephews. Predeceased by a brother, Hector Moore (1953); and a niece, Marilyn (Attwell) Apthrop (2000). Friends and relatives called at the Hinnegan-Peseki Funeral Home, 156 William St. South. Chapel service was conducted on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 2 p.m, with Fr. Martin Johnston of St. MichaelŐs Church, Ridgetown, officiating. Members of the Moose Lodge No. 1692 held a service of remembrance at the funeral home on Tuesday at 7 p.m. Burial took place in St. Anthony's Cemetery. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
At Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (St. Joseph's campus) on Friday, Dec. 13, 2002, Betty Mary Crewick, age 81, of Chatham, wife of the late William Eric Creswick (1989). Born in Sheffield, England in 1921, daughter of the late Elsie (Stancer) and James Brayshaw. She was a member of the May Court Club of Chatham. She will be sadly missed by her children, Judith Mureika and her husband Ted of Hamilton, and Graham Creswick and his wife Linda of Chatham; by her grandchildren, Antony, Geoff and Julia and her husband John; her sister-in-law, Joan Creswick; her brother, Keith Brayshaw and his wife Margaret, all of England. Also sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by a sister Joyce Gahan. Friends and relatives called at the Hinnegan-Peseski Funeral Home, 156 William St. South. The chapel service was conducted at the funeral home on Monday, Dec. 16, 2002 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Mr. Andrew Jensen of Park St. United Church officiating. Burial was in Oxenden Pioneer Cemetery in Wiarton. Donations to breast cancer research or O.S.P.C.A. and the May Court Club of Chatham would be appreciated.
At the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (Public General campus) on Friday, Dec. 13, 2002, William "Bill" Edward Glassford, age 59, of Chatham, beloved husband of Marguerite (Fillion) Glassford. Born in Chatham in 1943, son of the late Margaret Jean (Moore) and Charles Glassford. Bill worked for Siemens. Loving father of Jason Glassford and his wife Jodi of Chatham, and Michael Glassford of Chatham. Cherished grandfather of Joshua Glassford. Dear brother of Margaret Crevits and her husband Donald of Chatham, Charles Glassford and his wife Tina of Chatham, Linda Ward and her husband Bill of Leamington, and Douglas Glassford and his wife Mercedees of Chatham. Friends and relatives called at the Hinnegan-Peseski Funeral Home, 156 William St. South. The funeral service was conducted in the funeral home on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2002 at 10 a.m. with Father Gregory Bonin officiating. Burial was in St. Anthony's Cemetery. Donations to the Kidney Foundation or to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.