Ian Tolton - 04/04/2006
Passed away suddenly yet peacefully in his sleep on April 3rd, 2006 at the age of 35. Ian was the best friend and husband of Jennifer Ross-Tolton, the greatest dad to his baby daughter Harper, and much loved friend to Micah the dog. Loved son of Marie and the late Harold Tolton of Richmond, Ontario, brother to Jennifer (Michael Whiten) and Eden (Mark Poirier). Uncle of Michael, Nicole and Dylan Poirier and Kathleen Ross. Son-in-law of Bruce and Gill Ross of Toronto. Ian loved us all very deeply and we will love him forever. A service will be held at St. Matthew's Anglican Church, 217 First Avenue, Ottawa on Friday April 7th, 2006 at 3pm, followed by a reception. In lieu of flowers, donations or gifts of musical instruments can be made through ArtsCanCircle.ca in Ian's honour.
Ken Townson - 03/20/2006
Driver for Schneider National
Suddenly on Friday, March 17, 2006 at the age of 57. Beloved husband of Debbie. Loving father of Christa (Chris Prudhomme), Tim and Jeff. Cherished grandfather of Matthew, Cameron and Ryley. Son of Hazel Townson (the late Art). Survived by sisters Marilyn (Don Canning) and Jean Kealey (David), brother Bob (Del) and sister-in-law Mary. Predeceased by brothers Bill and Russell. Ken will be sadly missed by his father-in-law Art Holtz and sister-in-law Judy and her family, as well as many nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Wednesday, March 22, 2006 from 6 to 9pm and on Thursday, March 23, 2006 from 10am until service time in the Chapel at 11:30am. Reception to follow. Intement Highland Park Cemetery, Carp.
Margaret "Peggy" Vincent (nee Bradley) - 03/30/2006
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our mother Margaret (Peggy) Vincent on Wednesday, March 29, 2006. Peggy was the wife of the late John Smith Vincent, and wonderful mother of Ron, David (Cynthia) and Cindy (Bill Samulack). Loving grandmother of Daniel, Rob and Kim. We would like to extend our special thanks to the 5th floor Palliative Care Staff of the Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre for the wonderful care our mother received. Also, to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre and the Support Care workers our mother has had over the years through CCAC and Nepean Home Seniors. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod St. on Friday, March 31, 2006 from 11 am until service time in the chapel at 1 pm. Interment to follow at Pinecrest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to the Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre would be appreciated by the family.
Robert (Bob) Allan Westell
Peacefully on Tuesday March 28, 2006 at Barrhaven Manor, retirement home in Ottawa, Ontario in his 86th year. Bob is survived by his wife of 60 years Marion (nee Rankin) and lovingly remembered and missed by his children Bruce (Mary) of Calgary, Douglas (deceased), Ian (Ann) of Burlington and Ann (Wendy) of Greely and his grandchildren Jordan, Emily, Julia, and Lindsay. He is also survived by his brother John (Joyce) of Pennsylvania. Son of Grace and father Roy, born in London, UK, he came to Canada in 1928. Living in several cities in Quebec and Ontario, he graduated from Glebe Collegiate in Ottawa. Bob completed a tour with the 428 (Ghost) Squadron, 6 Group in Middleton, St. George, England, leaving the services as a Squadron Leader with a DFC. He will be deeply missed by surviving air force mates Bruce Betcher, Dougie Douglas, Bill (Red) Brown, Bill Kruse, Chuck Carter, and Frank Ditchburn. During his working life he was employed with several companies including Tremco, Imperial Oil and ITT/Tyco Grinnell before retiring in 1990 in Burlington, Ontario. Bob enjoyed his home and followed the fortunes of the Canadian Football League Ottawa Roughriders and the NHL Toronto Maple Leafs. Active until recently, he enjoyed playing golf with Marion and other friends. The family would like to thank Dr. S. Lal of the Manotick Medical Centre, staff of Barrhaven Manor for their support and kindness shown to our father in his final months and days. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Monday, April 3, 2006 at 11am. Private interment Beechwood Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the charity of your choice.
Helen G. White - 03/30/2006
Peacefully at home on Wednesday, March 29, 2006 in her 66th year. Beloved wife of the late Alvin White. Loving mother of Bonnie (Donnie Lively), Roger, David, Wendy (David), Dawn (Russell). Cherished grandmother of Crystal (James), Amanda (Robbie), Miranda, Billy, Melissa, Wynter, Jennifer, Jimmy, Brandon and Daniel. Adored sister of Eleanor (Graham Stephensen). Dear niece of Verna Jenzan and Florence Prosser. Predeceased by her special uncles Ernie and Earl Clarke. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Friday, March 31, from 7-9pm. A memorial service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, April 1 at 1pm. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated.
Verla Winges - 03/31/2006
At home on Wednesday, March 29, 2006, Verla Winges of Ottawa, in her 93rd year. Loving mother of Judith Galloway (Keith) of Ottawa and Susan Winges of Vancouver, BC. Cherished Nan to Neil and Heather (Eric). Dear sister of Nola, Helen, Marion (Max) and Jim (Joan). Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Sunday, April 2 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Monday, April 3 at 1pm. Interment at Beechwood Cemetery.
Xiaofeng YANG - 04/10/2006
Suddenly and tragically on April 3, 2006 at the age of 48. Predeceased by her mother Yifeng Zhang. Survived by her loving husband Lisheng Du and son David. Remembered with deep affection by her father Chengmin Yang, brother Xiaoming Yang, sister Xiao-Hui Yang, and her brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews and nieces. Xiaofeng contributed to society as a medical doctor in China for ten years, and to cancer research and health care in Canada for fourteen years. Xiaofeng was wholeheartedly devoted and caring towards all family members and her friends. She loved life as evidenced by her cooking, gardening, bicycling, swimming, angling, skiing and by her participation in her community association. She possessed a happy disposition, and had a positive influence on all around her, both at home and in her work. She was hardworking, and was never afraid of a challenge. She was always considerate, and willing to offer help to all who needed it. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Thursday, April 13 from 9 to 9:50 am. The funeral service will be held at 10 am in the Chapel followed by a reception at the McGarry Family Reception Centre from 11 am to noon. Private interment. Those wishing to make donations may do so in Xiaofeng's memory to a charity of their choice.
Gabrielle Barrette - 04/18/2006
Le 16 avril 2006 est décédée madame Gabrielle Barrette (née Charbonneau), épouse de feu Félicien, entourée de ses enfants Gilles (Marie), Aline et André (Louise). Elle laisse dans le deuil, outre ses enfants, sa soeur Clarice, ses petits-enfants Isabelle (Ken), Martin et Roxane (Ivo), ainsi que les autres parents et amis qui ont fait un bout de chemin avec elle. La famille recevra les condoléances r la chapelle St-Laurent de Hulse, Playfair et McGarry, 1200, chemin Ogilvie, Ottawa, le mercredi 19 avril, de 14 heures r 17 heures et de 19 heures r 21 heures; et le jeudi 20 avril r compter de 9 heures. Le service religieux sera célébré le jeudi 20 avril, r 10 h 30, en l'église Notre-Dame de Lourdes, Vanier, 435, chemin Montréal, Ottawa. Veuillez compenser l'envoi de fleurs par un simple geste d'amitié, de reconfort ou de bénévolat auprcs des personnes souffrantes, hébergées ou hospitalisées. C'est si peu et c'est tant r la fois. Gabrielle était une source d'inspiration et d'admiration, une épouse dévouée, une mcre énergique, une grand-mcre attentive, une femme aimante et accomplie. Elle laisse en souvenir sa joie de vivre et son amour de la vie. La famille tient a remercier chaleureusement toutes les personnes qui lui ont prodigué des soins depuis quelques annees et qui lui ont assuré un passage en douceur vers l'au-dela.
Robert Henry Belisle - 04/21/2006
On Saturday, April 15, 2006 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital aged 93 years. Born on October 31, 1912 in Westmount, Quebec. Son of J.W. Belisle and his wife Ann (nee Barron). Loving husband of the late Jacqueline (nee Piché) and devoted father to Denise, he was also predeceased by his older borther Roger. After graduating from the Faculty of Commerce (H.E.C.) of the University of Montreal (1938), he enlisted and served as an artillery officier in WWII; upon his return, he joined his family's firm and after retiring from business, he served as an officier of the Tax Court of Canada, until he finally retired at age 70. In his later years, he joined the Y.M./W.C.A. where he made many friends and remained an active participant until the end of 2005. Private funeral. Donations to the Seniors' Program of the Downtown Y.M./W.C.A. or the Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Alec G.D. Bounsall
Passed away peacefully at the Ottawa General Hospital, Monday, April 10th, 2006 at the age of 83. Loving husband of Yvonne (nee Pinsonnault). Loving father of Ellen (Peter McAuslan) and Nancy (Douglas MacDonell). Cherished grandfather of Chelsea and Chloe. Dear brother of Ruth Parmelee (Jack). Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. Alec was a hard working Chartered Accountant for over 56 years. He will be sadly missed this tax season and on the golf course. A special heartfelt thanks to the staff at the Dialysis Unit at the Ottawa General Hospital. The family would also like to thank the many doctors and nurses on the 7th Floor Northwest for all their exceptional care and support. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Wednesday, April 12th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm. Funeral Service will be held at Trinity Anglican Church, 1230 Bank Street, Ottawa on Thursday, April 13th at 1pm. Interment at Beechwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, friends are asked to make donations to the Oncology Research Department at the Ottawa General Hospital Attention: Dr. Richard Van Der Jagt.
Joy Bryon - 04/18/2006
Passed away on Monday April 17, 2006 at the Queensway-Carleton Hospital, age 83. Predeceased by her beloved husband Denys. Loving mother of Carol (Tom Welch) and Christopher. Dear grandmother of Tim (Connie) Katie (Bob Hughes), Maureen (Blaine Philippi), Michael and Nicolas Great-grandmother of Ian, Olivia, Eric and Heather. Also survived by her brother Ian Spooner (Shirley) and several nieces and nephews in the U.K Funeral Service will be held at the Cathedral of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 289 Spencer St., on Friday April 21st 2006 at 11 a.m. The Very Reverend the Dean Carl Reid officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Alzheimers Society or the Theological Education Fund of the Anglican Catholic Church of Canada would be appreciated.
Frances Joan Cameron
October 13, 1947 to April 8, 2006
Predeceased by her loving mother, Dorothy Patricia (Pat) Cameron in 1986. Survived by her very caring father, Stanley Daniel Cameron, and dear stepmother, Barbara Agnes Howell, and by her siblings and step-siblings, Peter Cameron (Lisa Hansen), Barbara Cameron (John Maclennan), Joyce Cameron, Rob Howell (Linda Howell), Brenda Becker (Ron Canata), Tanys Howell (Don Cumming), and nieces and nephews Emily and Robert Baxter; Adam, Sarah, and Daniel Cameron-Sorensen. Also survived by Michael Pine and other special friends, neighbours and colleagues. She died enveloped in the care, love, support and kindness she was blessed to receive and share her entire life. She wished only that she had had some extra months to contribute more back to the work and people she felt so enriched by. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Wednesday, April 12, 2006, after 12:30pm until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel at 2:30pm. In lieu of flowers, Fran asked that donations be made to support the important work of The Shepherds of Good Hope, the Ottawa Carleton Immigrant Services Organization (OCISO), and the National Gallery of Canada Foundation.
Fleurette Castilloux (nee Lafond)
Peacefully at the Montfort Hospital on Tuesday, April 18, 2006 at the age of 83. Dearly beloved wife of Philibert. Loving mother of Joël, Carl, Aldo and Lina. Adored grandmother of Nicholas and Natalie. Dear sister of Laurette Dicaire (late Alphonse). Fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her three brothers Jean-Noël, Jean-Marc and Normand. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road (at Aviation Parkway) on Sunday, April 23, 2006 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, April 24th at 11 a.m. Interment Notre Dame Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, 2411-40 Ruskin Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 4W7 would be appreciated by the fa
Jean G. Clarke
Peacefully at home on Tuesday, April 18, 2006 in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Jack K. Clarke. Loving mother of Nancy (John Kilmartin) and Salli McSweeney. Cherished grandmother of Bob Kilmartin (Terri) and Bonnie (Robert Chartrand), Daniel McSweeney and Marty McSweeney (Amy). Adored great-grandmother of Amanda, Jason, Julia, Jacob, Sarah and Leo. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Saturday, April 22, 2006 from 11 a.m. until service time in the Chapel at 1 p.m. Interment to follow at Capitol Memorial Gardens. A special thank you to the dedicated staff at Alta Vista Manor. Sincere gratitude to Gerry Arial for always being there. In memory of Jean do something kind for someone.
Margaret Christie Ford - 04/18/2006
On April 17, 2006. Beloved wife of the late Ernest Walter Ford and dear aunt of Susan Barnabé and Lois Rouble. Predeceased by sister Flora Benson. There will be no visitation. Funeral Service at All Saint Anglican Church, Richmond Road, in Westboro on Thursday, April 20 at 11 a.m. Interment at Capital Memorial Gardens. Flowers gratefully declined but those who wishing donations to the charity of their choice. Arrangements in care of the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road.
Theodora "Doris" Gadde (nee Langlotz) - 04/19/2006
Peacefully at the Montfort Hospital on Tuesday, April 18, 2006 in her 97th year. Beloved wife of the late Arthur Buske, the late Bob Ferguson and the late William Gadde. Dear mother of the late Mervyn J. Buske (late Lorraine). Loving grandmother of Robert (Susan), Brenda (Reg), Kathy (Mario), Janice (Francois), Merv (Mary-Anne), Karl (Lucie), her great-grandchildren Charlene, Shaun, Kenny, Heather, Jessica, Eric, Laura, Katie, Tiffany and great-great-grandchildren Mackenzie, Karlee, Joseph and Jacob. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Thursday, April 20, 2006 from 12 noon until Service in the Chapel at 2 p.m. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
Evelyn Melissa May Gardham - 04/20/2006
Unexpectedly, in hospital, on Wednesday, April 19, 2006, in her 91st year. Beloved wife of the late Edward Carson Gardham. Loving mother of Bruce and Jayne. Cherished grandmother of five and great-grandmother of four. Dear sister of Audrey Henry. She will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Friday April 21, 2006 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday, April 22, 2006 at 10 am. Interment to follow at Pinecrest Cemetery.
Patrick Fletcher Gibson - 04/20/2006
Peacefully, at the Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre on Wednesday, April 19, 2006, age 87. Beloved husband of Mary Halliday. Loving father of Donald and Kenneth (Phyllis). Dear grandfather of Tara Colling and Tracy Leslie (Christopher). Devoted great-grandfather of Jacob and Adeline. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Brother of the late Beatrice, John, Lillian, Douglas, Paul, Michael and Paula. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Saturday, April 22, 2006 after 1pm until Service in the Chapel at 2:30pm. A reception will follow. Interment at a later date in Shubenacadie, Nova Scotia. Memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Charlotte Mae Goods
Peacefully on Friday, April 7, 2006 at age 84. Beloved wife of Joseph. Loving mother of Richard (Karin), David (Debbie) and Susan. Cherished grandmother to Jennifer (Eric), Stephanie (Mike), Kimberly (Greg), Sharon (Byron) and Kevin (Melissa). She is survived by her sister Lois and predeceased by her brother Bill and daughter-in-law Colleen. Throughout her life Charlotte was a dedicated volunteer to many organizations especially the United Church Women and the Girl Guides of Canada. A friend to many cats and other animals. Memorial service will be held on Wednesday, April 12, 2006, at 10:30 a.m. at Rideau Park United Church, 2203 Alta Vista Drive. For those wishing, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa would be appreciated. Special thanks to the Orchard House staff at Granite Ridge.
Charlotte Adeline Greer
Peacefully following a brief illness on Saturday, April 8, 2006 at age 97. She will be dearly missed by her brother Douglas Campbell Greer and her sisters Isobel Berry and Marion Cook as well as many nephews and nieces. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue (at Richmond Road) on Wednesday, April 12 from 4 to 7 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at Merivale United Church, 1876 Merivale Road on Thursday, April 13 at 2:30 p.m. Interment Merivale United Cemetery followed by a reception in the Church hall. For those wishing, donations to Merivale United Church would be appreciated.
Andre Claude Guitard
Passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2006 at the age of 68. Predeceased by his wife Yvette Chénier and his parents Philias Guitard and Olévine Charron. Survived by his children Diane (Léo Lanthier), Jean-Marc (Céline Lepage) and Richard (Donna Hill). Grandfather of Eric, Natasha, Patrick, Marc-Andre, Spephanie, Melanie and Jean Luc. Dear friend of Carol Cameron. Brother of Yvette (Oscar Vezina) and Robert. At the request of the deceased there will be no visitation at the Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Charles Borromée 135 Barrette St on Friday, April 21, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. Donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Wanda Hafichuk (Wert) - 04/17/2006
On Sunday, April 16, 2006. Beloved wife of Peter. Sister of Jessie (Bob) Brimmage, Sheila (Hal) Kamp, Clayton Wert, Sesel (Mavis) Wert and Roddie (Grace) Wert. She will be remembered by her many nieces and nephews. She was an active volunteer of High Horizons Handicap Association and a member of Dominion Chalmers U.C.W. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa, on Wednesday, April 19 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm. Funeral Service to be held in the Chapel on Thursday, April 20, at 11:30am. Interment Beechwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the charity of one's choice would be appreciated.
Francoise Amelie "Fran" (nee Emond) Harrold - 04/18/2006
Peacefully at home on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2006. An elegant lady has left us Devoted daughter of the late Charles and Yvonne Emond. Beloved wife of the late Philip Arthur Harrold. Loving mother of Robert (Deirdre), Charles (Shelley) and John (Sharon). Cherished Nana / Nan to Tania, Justin, Ted, Tanya, Philip and Joshua. Dear sister of Jacqueline Graham, Bunny McGimpsey, Jean (Violet), Robert (Olga), Gustave (Giscle), the late Paul (Nicole). She will be sadly missed by Aunt Pauline, and her nieces & nephews. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Thursday, April 20, 2006 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Brigid's Roman Catholic Church, 179 Murray Street on Friday, April 21, 2006 at 11 am. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. A special thank you to the staff at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute for their care and understanding.
Catherine (Kay) Inglis (nee Maxwell) - 04/13/2006
Born on January 26, 1925, in Montreal, Quebec. Passed away, peacefully, on April 12, 2006 at the Ottawa General Hospital, at the age of 81. Predeceased by her husband, Malcolm Inglis. Survived by her son, Kenneth (Sonia) and daughter, Gail, and brother Arthur Maxwell (Joyce). Beloved grandmother of Catherine and Campbell. Aunt to Maureen, Lorraine and many great-nieces and great-nephews. A Memorial Service will be held at Hawthorne United Church, 2244 Russell Road, on Saturday, April 22nd at 2:30pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hawthorne United Church would be appreciated.
Hilda Irene Lieff (nee MacKenzie)
After a brief illness at the Queensway Carleton Hospital on Sunday, April 16th, 2006 in her 86th year. Cherished daughter of the late Alexander and Alice MacKenzie. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Lieff. Loving mother of Andrew (Susan), Stephen (Ann) and the late David. Dear sister of the late Mary (the late Jack Anderson), Iva (the late Ken Mann), the late Dorothy MacKenzie, the late John MacKenzie, Mack MacKenzie (the late Norma), Russell MacKenzie (Margaret), Colin MacKenzie (Fran) and Gloria (Ron Collings). She will be lovingly remembered by her nieces, nephews and their families. She will be sadly missed by her dear friends. Hilda was a proud employee of Carleton University and Birks at Billings Bridge. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Thursday, April 20th, 2006 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday, April 21st, 2006 at 1pm. Interment to follow at North Horton Cemetery, Renfrew, Ontario. A special thanks to the VON and the staff at the Queensway Carleton Hospital.