Peacefully on Monday, February 27, 2006 at age 88. Beloved husband of the late Yvette Pelletier. Loving father of Francine, Chantal (Lucien Bradet) and Monique (Ron Hill). Dear gransfather of Natalie Roxborough (Stéphane Bouchard); Stéphane, Emmanucle, Marie Noël Bradet (Richard Pernot); Tanya (Andrew Fairbairn), Dominic et Laurent Hill-Larivicre, great-grandfather of Vincent et Marianne Lepage; Nicholas Anouchka Bradet; Sacha Cavaliero, Nicholas Fairbairn; Cherished brother of Yvette Larivicre. Brother-in-law of Bernard Pelletier (late Paulette Hupé), Maurice Pelletier (Monique Banville), Rollande Pelletier (Béatrice Desrochers), Paul-Emile Sirois (late Françoise Pelletier). And the late Claire Pelletier and Fernand Lizotte. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Thursday, March 2, 2006 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Friday, March3 at 1 p.m. Reception to follow in the McGarry Family Reception Centre. Donations to La Fondation de Centre Hospitalier de la Pieta, 273 Laurier, Gatineau (Secteur Hull), Quebec, J8X 3W8 would be appreciated
Laurette Lefebvre (nee Stevenson)
Peacefully on Thursday, February 23, 2006 at age 59. Beloved wife of Wilbrod. Loving mother of Fern (Sue), John (Racheal) and Brenda (Rick Kostiw). Much loved Gramma of Troy, Erika, Jeremy, Courtny, Kayla, Kyle and Cassandra. Dear sister of the late Jacques (Denise), the late Maurice (Pauline), John (Barb), Yvonne (Henry), Jimmy (Diane), Lynda (Gilles), Yvette (Bob), Helene (Stephane), Ricky (Linda), Ronnie (Sandra), Paul, Freddie (Dale), and Bruce. Predeceased by her parents Percy and Desneiges. Laurette will also be missed by her many cousins, nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Saturday, February 25 and Sunday, February 26 from 2-9pm. Funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church, Kazabazua, Quebec on Monday, February 27, 2006 at 11am with interment to follow in the parish cemetery. Those wishing may make donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Ray Logan - 03/02/2006
Peacefully in hospital on Wednesday, March 1, 2006 at the age of 90. Beloved husband of 63 years of the late Eva Logan (nee Ryckman). Loving father of Paul (Irene) of Sault Ste. Marie and Mary Ellen Broecker (Lothar) of Ottawa. Cherished grandfather of Brian and Lori. Predeceased by brothers Rolly, Don and Stan. Ray will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Sunday, March 5 from 2-4pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, March 6, 2006 at 11am with a reception to follow. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations in Ray's memory to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family.
Herbert Lynch - 02/21/2006
Retired OC Transpo Operator
Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Monday, February 20, 2006, age 75 years. Beloved husband of the late Barbara Lynch. Loving father of George (Bev) and Brian (Sharon). Deeply cherished Grandpa of Ashley. Special thank you to the nurses, doctors and attendants of the 4th floor Old Section and Emergency Room staff of the Queensway Carleton Hospital for their care and compassion. A heartfelt thank you to Reverend Dr. Bill Smith and Etta Anderson. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Friday, February 24, 2006 from 12noon until service in the chapel at 2:30pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Liver Society would be appreciated.
Dora Martel - 03/03/2006
Passed away peacefully at home on March 2nd, 2006 with family at her side at the age of 88. Wife of the late Albert R. Martel. Beloved mother of Suzanne (Richard), Annette (Frank) and her grandsons John and Patrick MacNeil. Predeceased by her parents Emilien Martel and Helene Champagne, 1 brother and 1 sister. Survived by 3 sisters and 2 brothers. Deeply loved and will be missed by many that were blessed by her presence, especially dear family members Sylvie, her special angel, Bill, Anne, Frank and a special grandma to Monika, Billy and Abby. She will miss her adoring pets Lucky, Mandy and Max. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road, on Monday, March 6, 2006 from 12 noon until Service time in the Chapel at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations made to the Osteoporosis Society or the Arthritis Society would be appreciated by the family. Love always, Mom.
Carolyn Rose Meechan - 02/28/2006
On Tuesday, February 28, 2006 Carolyn passed away in Ottawa with her daughter by her side after a silent battle with cancer. Carolyn was born in Toronto in 1937 to John and Fanny Washbrook. She is survived by her children Stephen, Kimberly (Sharman Potechin) and David (Marjory) and by her granddaughter Emily. Friends may visit in Ottawa at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Wednesday, March 1st, 2006 from 6 to 9 p.m. and in Toronto at McDougall & Brown Funeral Home, Scarborough Chapel, 2900 Kingston Road (east of St. Clair Avenue East) on Friday, March 3rd, 2006 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday March 4th, 2006 at 1 p.m. Interment Pine Hills Cemetery, Toronto.
Helen Mender (nee Brener) - 02/24/2006
Peacefully at Hillel Lodge on Friday, February 24, 2006, at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Samuel Mender. Loving mother of Anne (Phil Morganstein), Seymour (Joy), and predeceased by son Lolic. Cherished and devoted Bubby to Tamara (Greg Singer), Jess, David and Jared. Dear sister of Sala (the late David Tiffenberg), Esther (Tobias Blum), Alter (the late Esther) Brener and Moishe Brenner. Predeceased by brothers Itzik-Beresh, Schmiel, Simcha-Leibish and Chamel. A Funeral Service will be held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, 1771 Cuba Avenue on Sunday, February 26, 2006 at 2 p.m. Interment following at the New Jewish Community Cemetery, Osgoode, ON. Shiva to be observed at 7 Arbuckle Crescent. Those wishing may make donations to Hillel Lodge (728-3900). Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Lieutenant-General W.A. Milroy (Retd)
CM, DSO, CStJ, CD, DMilS
On Monday, February 20, 2006. Survived by his loving wife, Ann Tilton Milroy, his daughters Elizabeth and Alexandra, his son Rollin (Leigh Ogston-Milroy), his grandchildren; Christie and Victoria Arnold and Lillian Milroy, his sisters Marion Hyde of Pender Island, BC and Jean Hennig of Alder Flats, AB. He was born in Brownlee, Saskatchewan in 1920. Grew up in Calgary & Edmonton where he attended the University of Alberta until joining his regiment Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians). A Memorial Service will be held at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Saturday, February 25, 2006 at 1pm, followed by a reception. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army or the Ottawa Hospital.
Ted Newman - 03/01/2006
Died peacefully Sunday, February 26 at the age of 66 after fighting a valiant battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife, Charlotte Frechette; his three children, Eric, Mark and Chantal; his five grandchildren, Chloe, Ciaran, Jessica, Alex and Adam; and many other friends and relatives, including Helen Wood and JP Wood. He is predeceased by his loving sister, Caroline Frasell. Son of Cress and Vera Newman, Ted was born in Campbellford, Ontario, which is where his ashes will rest. He enjoyed a long career as a mechanical engineer, and his favourite pursuits included hunting, fishing, spending time in the wilderness, and relaxing with family and friends. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Ave. (corner of Richmond Rd.), on Thurs. March 2 from 2-4 p.m. and Fri. March 3 from 12-1 p.m., with Service in the Chapel to follow at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to La Fondation des Services de Santé d'Aylmer (a CLSC palliative care service at 445 Wilfrid-Lavigne Blvd., Gatineau J9H 6H9) are appreciated. Special thanks to Dr. Michel Finlay and Hélcne L'Africain for their personal care and attention.
Jean-Guy Emile Patenaude
Surrounded by the love of his family, in Ottawa on Thursday, March 2, 2006, Jean-Guy Patenaude, born February 4, 1943 in Lemieux, Ontario. Beloved husband and best friend of Margaret (née Lester). Dear father of Anne Patenaude (Ghislain Dufour) and Erin Lepine (Wayne). Doting Grand-papa of Simon, Joëlle and Émile Dufour and Nicolas and Alexander Lepine. Predeceased by his parents Etiénne and Rose-Alma (née Aubin) Patenaude and brother Floriant (Colombe). Beloved brother of Thércse Fournier (the late Cléo), Cécile Sauvé (Edgar) and Agathe Robinson (Harold). Brother-in-law of Richard Lester, Wayne Miles, Liz Lester and Diana Lester. Adopted father, grandfather and friend to many who loved him dearly. Twenty year survivor of Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Monday, March 6, 2006 from 10:30 until service time in the chapel at 11:30 a.m. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society are appreciated.
Anne Elizabeth Phillips - 02/21/2006
Dear wife of Jack Phillips, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, February 20, 2006. Anne was the daughter of the late Donald and Beatrice McFarlane. Anne is survived by brother Dick (Pat) and sisters Beatrice and Charlotte. Aunt to Kristal and Kevin McFarlane. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday, February 24, 2006 at 11:30am. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Palliative Care Outreach Program and/or the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre.
Doris Beatrice Redhead
It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Doris Redhead in her 89th year. Daughter of the late Alexander and Maude Packman. Husband of the late Paul Redhead. Dear mother of Janet Randall (Ed) and Pat Redhead (Jim Birchard). Proud grandmother of four grandsons Jee, Brad, Phil and Tim. Dear sister of Ronald Packman (Dorothy). Predeceased by one sister Isabel Cheesman (the late Arthur) and two brothers Douglas Packman (Audrey) and Walter Packman (Olive). Sadly missed by many Packman relatives. She will always be remembered for her generosity as a volunteer with the Lord Dundonald Chapter of the IODE, the Children's Aid Society of Ottawa, the Riverside Hospital and the Women's Association of St. David and St. Martin Presbyterian Church. Special thanks to the staff of Goulbourn Village at the Carleton Lodge. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road (at Aviation Parkway) on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Memorial Service will be held at St. David and St. Martin Presbyterian Church, 444 St. Laurent Blvd., on Tuesday, March 7, 2006 at 11 a.m. Memorial donations to St. David and St. Martin Presbyterian Church or the Carleton Lodge would be appreciated
Thomas Edward Roberts
Peacefully with dignity at the Empress Kanata (Ottawa) on Wednesday, March 1, 2006 surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Eleanor (nee Platt) for 62 years. Dear father to Claire Davis (Jack), Gary (Janet) and Dianne. Loving grandfather to Sarah, Andrew, Jennifer, Katie and Laura. Born in Montreal on May 1, 1918 to Malcolm and Florence (Reilly) Roberts. Pre-deceased by his brother Malcolm and his sister Dorothy. Ed was President and General Manager of Mount Royal Press Ltd. in Montreal until 1963. He joined the Federal Public Service in 1964. He was appointed Director General of the Canadian Government Printing Bureau in 1970, which carries the title of Queen's Printer for Canada, and is the first honorary life member of the Queen's Printers Association of Canada. Ed was the recipient of many awards from associations such as the Graphic Arts Industries Association (President 1956-1958; honorary life member), Employing Printers Association of Montreal (Past President), Montreal Club-International Association of Printing House Craftsman (past Director, honorary life member), Jacee International (sixth Senator). In 1980 Ed was nominated for the Order of Canada. In his retirement Ed divided his time between Ottawa, New Smyrna Beach, Florida and his cottage at Lake Louisa, Quebec. He loved to golf, read and spend time with family and friends. Our family would like to express appreciation to Dr. Cross, Dr. Eapen, Dr. Hurdon, Dr. Coulombe, the V.O.N. and At Home Hospice nurses and the very kind staff of Empress Kanata. At his request a private Memorial Service will be held at a later date for family and friends. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Peacefully in her home early Wednesday morning, February 22nd, 2006. Lenore was a light to all she met. She lived life to the fullest, sharing her wonderful energy, talents, and spirit with an open heart and home. She is survived by her son George, grandchildren Kristin and Heather, and great-grandchildren Rachel, Presleigh, Britany, and Nickolas. Her grace will be cherished by all. Special thanks to Dr. Louise Coulombe and At-Home Hospice for support in her journey. A Memorial Service will be held at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road, on Sunday, March 5th at 1pm.
Dora Schaenfield (nee Viner) - 02/22/2006
Dora Schaenfield, caring, devoted and always loving mother, wife, grandmother and sister, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, February 20th, 2006. Predeceased by her beloved husband Sam of 69 years. Cherished and adored mother to David (Rona), Faye Helman (Moshe) and Susan Cohen(David). Beloved Bubbi Dora to her grandchildren Tamar and Gilad Helman(Lana) and Brett and Hilary Schaenfield and great-grandmother to Noah Helman. Dora will be sadly missed by her siblings Leona Silver(Label), Milton (the late Terry), Gordon (Shirley) and Millie Schaenfield ( the late Dave) and by her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her sisters Sylvia Altschuler, Betty Gold, and brothers Dave, Joe and Arthur Viner. Graveside service will be held at the Jewish Community Cemetery, Bank Street on Thursday, February, 23rd, 2006 at 1 p.m. The family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the dedicated staff at Hillel Lodge. Those wishing may make donations to Hillel Lodge or the Alzheimer Society.
Dr. Harry Schwartz - 02/21/2006
Peacefully on Monday, February 20, 2006 at the age of 90 years. Beloved husband of the late Joan Sullivan. Dear brother of Gertie (the late Sydney Bacal). Predeceased by sisters Sylvia Raff, Beckie Bacal, Ellie Hymes, Ruth Lehrer and brothers Aaron and Abe Schwartz. Loving uncle of Dr. Jack Lehrer, Frances Spector, Ellen Bacal, Murray Bacal and Dr. Howard Bacal. A Funeral Service will be held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, 1771 Cuba Avenue on Thursday, February 23, 2006 at 10:30am. Interment following in Montreal at Mount Royal Cemetery, Shaar Hashomayim Section. Many thanks to the staff at Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre for their compassionate care. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Paul H. Serson - 03/05/2006
Peacefully at Carleton Lodge on Friday, March 3rd, 2006 in his 83rd year. Son of the late Harold and the late Eva Serson. Brother of the late Harold Jr. (Ada and the late Barbara Hornyansky) and Elizabeth Serson (the late John A. and the late Harry Johnson). Dearly beloved husband of Margaret E. Reid (nee Peggy Garnham) and step-father to Michael, Becky (Glenn), Margaret (Bruce) and John (Ellen). Loving grandfather to Kevin, Reid, Sarah, Rachel, James and Keith. He will be sadly missed by nieces Terry, Robin, Karen and nephew Ragnar and many cousins in the area. Paul started his career at the Dominion Observatory and became Director of the Division of Geomagnetism, Department of Energy, Mines and Resources. He and his colleagues developed the Airborne Magnetometer and many other scientific inventions. Paul was also a great lover of music and played violin and viola taking part in many community quartets. Paul retired in 1981 and spent the last 6 years of his life in a nursing home. Our heartfelt thanks to the wonderful and caring staff at Carleton Lodge. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Saturday, March 11th, 2006 from 12 noon until Service Time in the Chapel at 2 p.m. Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, if desired, donations to Carleton Lodge, 55 Lodge Road K2C 3H1 would be appreciated or the NAC Orchestra.
Pia Sesink - 02/27/2006
On Monday, February 27, 2006, passed away, Pia Sesink, widow of Ferdinand Sesink, leaving behind one brother, several nephews and nieces and friends. At the request of the deceased a private cremation took place at Beechwood Cemetery. A sincere thank you to the staff of The Edinburgh Retirement Residence.
Leon Shymanski - 03/05/2006
Passed away peacefully at the Ottawa Hospital General Campus on Friday, March 3, 2006 at the age of 69. Beloved husband of Madeleine and loving father of Jo-Ann (Dave Tomlinson) and Dave (Josée Alie). Proud grandfather of André, Stefan and Jacob. Dear brother of Olivia, Dorothy, Frances (Bill Thomas) and Sandra. Relatives and friends may attend a funeral mass to be celebrated at Immaculate Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church, 1758 Alta Vista Drive, Ottawa on Thursday, March 9, 2006 at 10 a.m. In his memory, those wishing may make a donation to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 403-1355 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8K7. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Nathan Mark Smith - 02/20/2006
Peacefully in hospital with family by his side on Monday, February 20th, 2006 in his 81st year. Husband of Lorenza Joliceour. Beloved father of Stephen (Donna), David (Cheryl), Joel (Gail) and Jennifer (Dean Harbert). Cherished Zaidie of Mark, Karen, Natalie (Joe), Angela and Chelsea. Devoted brother of Hymie (the late Erica), Scotty (Isabelle), Molly (the late Moe), Freda, Jack (Linda), David (Darlene) and the late Morris, Cecil, Solly, Sam, Lily and Fanny. Uncle Nate will be sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews. A Funeral Service will be held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, 1771 Cuba Ave. on Tuesday, February 21, 2006 at 3 p.m. Interment Jewish Community Cemetery, Bank St. Ottawa. Shiva to be observed at 18 Jack Aaron Dr. "Nuchum, you'll always be loved and remembered.." Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Anne Sternberg (nee Ginsburg) - 02/28/2006
Peacefully at Hillel Lodge on Tuesday, February 28, 2006 at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Ralph Sternberg and loving mother of Laya (Ted Jacobsen) and the late Billy (Roslyn) Sternberg. Devoted Bubby Anne to Stephanie (Wayne Dancey), Stewart (Jennifer) Wolfe, Michael (Susan), Ronnie, Howie, Shawn and Andrea. Great-Bubby Anne to Cory, Jaymee, Savannah, David, Aviva, Rachel, Lindsay, Brian, Cody, Sam and the late Shannon. Predeceased by sisters Sarah, Fannie, Helen and Lily. Auntie Annie will be sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews. A special thank-you to private caregivers Althea and Lisa and also to the caring and dedicated staff at Hillel Lodge. A Funeral Service will be held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, 1771 Cuba Avenue, on Thursday, March 2, 2006 at 2 p.m. Interment following at the Jewish Community Cemetery, Bank Street, Ottawa. Shiva to be observed at 503-2020 Jasmine Crescent. Those wishing to honor Anne's memory are welcome to make donations to the Sternberg Family Fund, c/o Hillel Lodge Long Term Care Foundation. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Unexpectedly, surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, February 15, 2006, at the age of 85. Husband of Mary. Father of George, Rea, Katina, Olga, Patrick, Philippe and Nadia. Cherished grandfather and great-grandfather. Uncle of Vasili, Nuala and George. A Memorial Mass was held at St. Stephen's Roman Catholic Church, 212 Old Chelsea Road, Chelsea, Quebec on Saturday, February 18, 2006 at 11am. For those wishing, donations may be made to the Gatineay Memorial Hospital, Wakefield, Quebec.
E. Patricia Torkos (nee Morris)
Passed away on Saturday, February 25, 2006 at 12:40am at the age of 75 after an exhausting battle. So loved by her children Linda Springstead (George) and the late James Jr. (Sonya). Cherished by her grandchildren Kayla and Alec. Will be sadly missed by Brittany and Jessica, Gizella and James Torkos, Helen and Paul Macsuga, Rita Morris, Jean Cobden, her many nieces and nephews and all of her friends. Memorial Service will be held at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Wednesday, March 1 at 4pm. In memoriam donations to the Queensway Carleton Hospital Foundation appreciated for the extraordinary care of the staff.
Ethel May Tunney (nee Elvidge)
On February 27, 2006, a remarkable woman passed on when Ethel May Tunney began her new journey. Ethel, twice widowed at an early age (by Weldon Black and James Tunney), raised 4 wonderful children; Barbara (Al), Bud (Iris), Rodney and Deborah-Anne (Andy). She is fondly remembered by her boundless optimism and love for life, which will live on in her grandchildren; James, Wendy (Sasha), Jennifer (George), Ashley and Matthew (Rebekah) and great-grandchildren Tiana, Emma and Abigail. Ethel's love for her family was absolute and is returned in full for all time. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Thursday, March 2, 2006 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday, March 3 at 11:30am. Interment to follow at Beechwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Foundation would be appreciated. The family wishes to thank the staff of the Perley Rideau Veterans' Health Centre for the sensitive care and kindness they showed to Ethel and her family in difficult times.