Sarah "Sadie" Machin - 04/05/2006
Born in Clarendon Township, Pontiac County, Quebec, November 12, 1910. Died in Ottawa, April 1, 2006. Sarah was predeceased by her husband of 63 years, William Henry Machin, in 1996. She is survived by her son William Machin, St. Philips, Newfoundland and daughter Jean (David) Sheppard, Pincher Creek, Alberta, and six grandchildren, John Machin, David Machin, Michael Machin, Robert Machin, Genevieve Machin, Kathleen Sheppard, five great grandchildren, her sister Doris Fleming, and many nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Friday, April 7, 2006, from 1:30pm until Service time in the Chapel at 2:30pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army. Special thanks to caregivers Liliane and Marianne and the staff at the Colonel By Retirement Residence.
William Wilson "Bill" MacKeigan - 04/05/2006
Suddenly and unexpectedly while vacationing in Florida on Saturday, April 1, 2006, in his 66th year. Beloved husband of Carmel (nee Stevens). Loving father of Richard (Terri), Heather (Andrew Bain) and the late Ronald. Cherished Pops to Lauren, William Wilson and Connor. Dear son of Julia and the late Neil MacKeigan. Dear brother of Jack (Joyce) and the late Ronald 'Babe'. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Friday, April 7, 2006 from 2-4 and 7-9pm and on Saturday from 1pm until Service time in the Chapel at 2:30pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre, where Bill was a proud volunteer, would be appreciated by the family.
Suddenly on March 27, 2006 at the age of 51. Beloved wife of 23 years to Henry Matthews of Navan. Cherished daughter of Jean-Jacques and Mariette and the late Anita Dumais. Adored sister of Jocelyne, Francine and Suzanne (Don St. Denis). Dear daughter-in-law of Hazel (late Richard Matthews) and best friend to Diane Melski and Joanne Burden. She will be missed by many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, friends and co-workers at Loeb where she worked for over 25 years. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Thursday, March 30, 2006 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at the St. Mary Anglican Church, Navan on Friday, March 31, 2006 at 11 a.m. The Family would like to thank Dr. Gauthier, Dr. Lavoie and the 4th floor S nursing staff of the Montfort Hospital for their care and compassion as well as to Pascale Rinfret for her support during this time. In lieu of flowers donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society (Relay for Life) are greatly appreciated.
Elizabeth Jane McIvor
Peacefully on April 9th in her 100th year. Beloved wife of the late Norman Kitson McIvor. Predeceased by her parents Robert George Mann and Adella Rose Lytle Mann. Predeceased by sisters Margaret, Della and Agnes (Bobbe), also brothers Watson, James, Jack, Bob, Sam and Herb. Cherished mother of Mary Lou McIvor and Jeanie Maennling (Nic) and dear sister of Lila Dore. Left to celebrate her life are grandchildren Cathy Thompson (Jason) of Toronto, Lisa Sterritt and Betty Jean Tyner (Ross) of Armstrong, B.C. and Matthew (Shelley Woods) of Burlington, Ont. Great Grandchildren are Liam, Esme and Anna of Armstrong and Marissa of Burlington. As well, many Lytle and Mann nieces, nephews, cousins and their offspring. Elizabeth studied art in Winnipeg in the 1920's and in the Depression turned to hand colouring photography to make a living. Moving to Ottawa she worked at several photography studios before marrying Norman and becoming a full-time Mom. Norman's death, the result of a workplace accident at the City of Ottawa Water Filtration Plant at Lemieux Island, necessitated Elizabeth's return to the workforce. She worked days at the Ottawa Civic Hospital and often spent evenings at home tinting photographs to augment her income. She purchased a little house in the West End where she was able to coax a vegetable garden to grow in rock hard clay soil. Elizabeth taught her children to love literature, art, music and nature. Elizabeth enrolled in The Ottawa School of Art at the age of 65. She exhibited paintings at Ottawa City Hall with a group of seniors when she was in her seventies. As recently as 2005, Elizabeth contributed to paintings that resulted in colourful cards still being sold to aid Alzheimers patients at the Peter D. Clark Centre. To remember Elizabeth, please plant a tree, or a bush, or a flower in your garden. Donate to the Friends of the Experimental Farm or the Ottawa Food Bank. Take time to visit an old friend, smell a rose and appreciate a sunset. Many thanks to dedicated, gentle, caring staff at the Peter D. Clark Centre. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe on Wednesday 7-9 p.m. and Thursday from 12noon until service time in the Chapel at 1 p.m. followed by reception
G. Isabel McLean - 04/09/2006
Born in Ottawa July 9th, 1922.
Peacefully in hospital on Friday, April 7th, 2006 in her 84th year. Beloved wife of Norman McLean. Dear mother of Dr. James G. Anderson and Carol Anderson. Loving sister of H. James Plant (Sherrie). Sadly missed by step-children Tom (Judy), Jane (Guy) and nieces Marilyn (Andy Burans), Barbara (Graham Clarke) and Shirley Plant. Sadly remembered by grandchildren, grand-nephews and grand-nieces. Isabel was educated at Ottawa Ladies' College and graduated with an honour degree from Queen's University. She was involved with the I.O.D.E. for many years and was a member of the Royal Ottawa Golf Club. She was a noted creator of beautiful china and worked industriously when in residence at her beloved cottage in Norway Bay. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Tuesday, April 11th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service to be held at St. Matthew's Anglican Church, 217 First Avenue, Ottawa on Wednesday, April 12th at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer
Robert (Bob) Howard Mellor
Peacefully, with family at his side, on April 5, 2006 in his 71st year. Beloved and cherished husband of Janice Mellor. Predeceased by his first wife Margaret. Dearest father of Todd, Lori (Keith) and Kirk (Darlene). Loving 'Bompa' to P.J., Justin, Megan, Kelsey, Daniel and Amanda. Dear brother of Lois, Barry and Gary (Margaret Anne). He will be fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews. An Ottawa native, Bob was a well known newspaper man, writing for the Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa Today and most recently as news editor for The Low Down To Hull And Back News. He was also a proud member of the National Press Club for 30 years, and served as a Director. An avid skier, Bob was active in the Canadian Ski Patrol and for many summers sailed in the Thousand Islands. The family would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to the caring staff at the Elizabeth Bruyere Centre and Ottawa Hospital, with special thanks to Palliative Care doctors John Seely and Sandra Legault. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Sunday, April 9 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. A funeral mass will be held on Monday, April 10 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 100 Young Street. In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to the Palliative Care Unit of the SCO Health Service Foundation.
Keith Allan Moffatt - 03/29/2006
Suddenly in hospital on March 29, 2006 at the age of 74. Predeceased by parents Arnold and Alta Moffatt and by brother Richard. Survived by brothers Robert (June) of Nanaimo, BC and James (Peggy). According to Allan's wishes, private cremation and interment will be held at Dales Cemetery, Cumberland at a later date.
Mary Melody Montgomery-Camardo - 04/02/2006
Peacefully in hospital in Ottawa on Saturday, April 1, 2006, age 52. Loving and beloved wife of David Montgomery. Dearest daughter of Grace and the late Mario Camardo. Devoted sister of Frank. Dear friend of Lisa Montgomery and Marnie Montgomery. Friends may visit at the Thompson Funeral Home, 530 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora, Ontario on Tuesday, April 4th and Wednesday, April 5th from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Grace Roman Catholic Church, 15347 Yonge Street North, Aurora on Thursday, April 6, 2006 at 10 a.m. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Thornhill. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Ruth Eleanor Oancia (nee Griffith) - 04/06/2006
RN, Class of 1948, Civic Hospital
Peacefully in hospital on Wednesday, April 5th, 2006 in her 81st year. Dearly beloved wife of the late Stefan Oancia. Loving sister of Mildred (Harold Walsh), the late Laura (the late George Berndt) and the late Ada ( the late Toby Lowe). Sister-in-law of Eleanor Oancia. She will be fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeid Street on Sunday, April 9th from 12noon until service time in the Chapel at 2pm.
Norman George (Norm) Pascoe
Of Ottawa and formerly Montreal, passed away in Ottawa on Saturday April 8th, 2006 at the age of 76, after a courageous battle with cancer. Survived by his wife Marina, son Russell and two sisters, Irene (Dr. Charles Bird) of Kingston, Beverly of Knowlton, Quebec and numerous nieces and nephews. Retired Transport Canada Public Affairs. Owner, Norm Pascoe Associates. Served many years as a journalist with The Montreal Star. Lt-Cdr, CD, ret'd, Royal Canadian Naval Reserve. Life-long member of Scouts Canada, mainly as a youth leader. Honorary Life Member of the RCMP Curling Club with many devoted to instructing and coaching youth curlers. Marshal of Pine View Golf Course. Norm was a long-time resident of Manor Park. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Wednesday, April 12th 2006 from 11:30am until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel at 1pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the V.O.N. Ottawa-Carleton Branch, Suite 205-1200 S.Laurent Blvd., Ottawa ON K1K 3B8 would be appreciated.
Evelyn H. Penney - 03/27/2006
Passed away on Friday, March 24, 2006. Predeceased by her beloved husband Robert in 1975. Survived by her daughter Margot Jones (Brian), son Bill and grandchildren; Anthony and Julia. Life long member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church - Pastor Goetzinger. Thanks for the help of CCAC-Maribeth Ryan, Dr. Lorne Parent and his nurse Carolyn Forgues and for the loving care of Daisy Daley-caregiver and Sue Broder-RPN of the VON. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Thursday, March 30, 2006 from 10:30 until time of the Funeral Service in the chapel at 11:30am. Interment Beechwood Cemetery.
Abel Joaquin Pereira - 04/07/2006
Owner Portuguese Bakery
Peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family on Friday, April 7, 2006 at the age of 53.Dearly beloved husband of Luzia (nee Pinto). Loving father of Daniel. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Saturday, April 8 from 6 to 9 p.m. and Sunday, April 9 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The funeral Mass will be held at Annunciation of the Lord Roman Catholic Church, 2414 Ogilvie Road, Ottawa on Monday, April 10 at 11 a.m. Interment Beechwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada (www.braintumour.ca) 620 Colborne St., Suite 301, London, Ontario N6B 3R9.
Grace M. Randall - 04/07/2006
Peacefully on Friday, April 7, 2006 in her 97th year. Dear aunt of Barbara Spadaccini, Sandra Maber. She will be fondly remembered by her great-nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod St. on Sunday, April 9 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday at 11:30am. Interment to follow at Beechwood Cemetery.
Suddenly on Sunday, April 9, 2006 at the age of 66 years. Loving husband of Helen. Survived by his children; Derek, Rhonda (Bob Christie), Charlene (John Walsh), his grandchildren; Shawn, Tielor, Dane and Matthew, his sister; Pat Edey (Bruce), his brother; Gary (Judy) and his step-children; Laurie-Anne (Ravi) Paula (Michael) and step-grandchildren; Jesse, Cody, Tanner, Kyle and Emily. Predeceased by his parents Donald and Rita. Ron will always be remembered for his kind heart and his generous spirit which was represented through his volunteer work at The Canadian Red Cross and his active involvement at The Life Centre. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Rd, at Aviation Parkway on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service will be held at The Life Centre, 2214 Innes Rd. on Thursday, April 13, 2006 at 11 am. For those wishing donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Lenamay "Lee" Robertson - 03/31/2006
On Thursday, March 30, 2006. Predeceased by her husband John "Ian" Robertson. Devoted mother of Steven (Caroline)and David (Natalie) and proud grandmother of Nicholas, Chanel, Tanner and Tristan. A private Memorial Service will be held for the family. Arrangements in care of the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry. In lieu of flowers, donation in memory of Lenamay Robertson to the Kidney Foundation of Canada would be appreciated.
Knights of Columbus Branch 8679
At home on Monday, March 27, 2006 at the age of 64. Beloved husband of 40 years of Pauline Roy (nee Bigras). Loving and caring father of Natalie (Carl Poirier) and Julie (Kenneth LaRue). Proud and doting grandfather of Caroline, Isabelle and Miriam. Adored son of the late Jean-Marie and Lorette (nee Albert). Dear brother of Raymond (Eleanor) and Lise Roy-Joseph. He will be fondly remembered by his extended family and friends. A Memorial Mass to celebrate Jean-Claude's life will be held at Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes, Cyrville, 1187 Michael Street on Saturday, April 1, 2006 at 11 a.m. Memorial donations to The Lung Association or CHEO would be appreciated.
Mildred Runciman - 04/11/2006
Passed away peacefully at the Edinburgh Retirement Residence on Sunday April 9th, 2006 in her 97th year. Beloved sister of the late Marjorie G. Hudson and Dr. Doris Stuart Runciman. She spent her career as an executive secretary with the Rockefeller Charitable Foundation in New York City. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Thursday April 13th from 10:30 a.m. until service time in the chapel at 11:30 a.m. Interment to take place at Woodlawn Cemetery, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, later in the Spring. Special thanks to the staff at the Edinburgh Residence, especially Bernadette Hoadley, for their special care.
John Ernest Shoultz - 04/05/2006
Veteran WWII RCN
Longtime Employee General Motors of Canada, St. Catharine's
Peacefully at his home on Tuesday, April 4, 2006 at the age of 82. Beloved son of John Allister Shoultz and the late Sara Ann Alty. Dear brother of Emily Heculuck of North Bay, Kenneth Shoultz (Doris) of Ottawa and Marguerite Young (John) of St. Catharine's. Predeceased by brother Murray. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. John will be dearly missed by Anita Guerin and her sons Stephen and Isaac. John was a proud volunteer for many years at the Shepherd's of Good Hope. The Funeral Mass will be held at Ste-Genevicve Roman Catholic Church, 835 Canterbury Avenue, Ottawa on Monday, April 10, 2006 at 11am. A Graveside Service will be held at Victoria Lawn Cemetery in St. Catharine's on Monday, May 1, 2006 at 11am. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to the Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre Foundation, 1750 Russell Road, Ottawa, K1G 9Z9, would be appreciated by the family.
Marguerite (Nee Harris) Sinclair - 03/26/2006
In hospital, surrounded by her family, on Sunday, March 26, 2006. Predeceased by her beloved husband Alex. Survived by her loving children: Harris (Judy), Linda (Doug), Mary (Terry) and Alex (Debbie); Grandchildren: Janet, Nancy, Laurie, Kerry, Diane, Robert, Kristin, Jessica, Carling and Brittany, 13 great-grandchildren and several dear friends. Predeceased by her siblings Cecilia, Viola and Jack. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Young Street at Bayswater Avenue on Wednesday, March 29, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. For those wishing, donations may be made to the Companions of the Cross, 199 Bayswater Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Y 2G5. "For God so loved the world that He gave His only son, so that everyone who believes in Him may not perish but may have eternal life. "
Albert H. Smith - 04/10/2006
Passed away peacefully on April 10, 2006 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital in his 91st year. Beloved husband of Kathleen (Kaye) for 66 years. Much loved father of Terry (the late Sharon) and Kathryn Fright (Eric). Dearly loved "Pop" of Jordan, Daniel and Stephanie. Loving brother of Wesley and predeceased by Clarence, Gladys, Ernest, Bertha, Margaret and Victor. Albert will be missed by many friends. Al served in World War II as a Radar Operator with the RCAF; 43 years of faithful service with The Mutual Life of Canada. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Wednesday, April 12 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Thursday, April 13 from 12 noon until Service time in the Chapel at 1 p.m. followed by a reception at the McGarry Family Reception Centre. Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated.
Shirley Staples (nee Stanyar) - 04/03/2006
Passed away on March 29, 2006. Wife of the late Gordon Staples. Daughter of the late Dan and Nora Stanyar. Predeceased by her sister Gail and brother Murray. She leaves to mourn her loss her son Jason, her daughter-in-law Shannon and her sister Joan (David Hall). A Memorial Service will be held at Templeton United Church, 942 Notre Dame Street, Gatineau, Quebec on Thursday, April 6, 2006 at 2pm. Special thanks to the staff at St. Vincent's Hospital for their compassionate care. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Derek Albert Starbuck
Suddenly, on Thursday, April 6, 2006 at the age of 75 years. Beloved husband of Mary Glenys (nee Evans). Survived by his daughter Paula (Peter Racette) and grand-daughter Merreck. Beloved brother of Melvyn (Julie) and Lynne. He was an active member of the Ottawa Cricket Club as an umpire for many years. +Friends may attend a Funeral Service at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Tuesday, April 11, 2006 at 2 p.m. A reception will follow at the Naval Mess Hall, 150 Middle Street, Ottawa. Special thanks to the doctors and nurses of the Ottawa General Hospital for their unfailing kindness and patience. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Ottawa General Hospital.
Bessie Kathleen Tant (nee Benson)
Peacefully at home, surrounded by her family, on April 11, 2006, at age 88. Beloved wife for over 60 years of Verne. Loving mother of Ilea and her husband André Leroux, Judy and her husband Nelson Missbach, and Margo and her husband Alan Sippel. Proud grandmother of Ian and Yves Leroux. Also survived by her brother Robert Benson of Whitby. The family wishes to thank the nurses and staff on the second floor of Garden Terrace in Kanata, and the superb palliative team from the Community Nursing Registry for their dedicated and compassionate care. Above all, the family is profoundly grateful to Dr. Louise Coulombe for her exceptional commitment, empathy, and support. A memorial service will be held at St. John The Evangelist Anglican Church, 154 Somerset Street West, in Ottawa on May 8 at 1:00 p.m. For those wish, a memorial donation may be made to St. John The Evangelist Anglican Church (K2P 0H8) or a charity of their choice.