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.
Francis (Frank) Rankin B. Cullen
Gen ret'd, MD
July 31, 1921 to April 20, 2006
In hospital on Thursday, April 20, 2006. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy Frances. He is survived by his children Tom (Marilyn), Pat (Susan) Mike (Donna) and Susan (Brian MacLean); his grandchildren Michael, Morgan, Aaron, Mark, Amy (Chris MacQuarrie), Graham and Michelle, and his great-grandchildren Zachary, Olivia, and Taryn. Born in Dryden, Ontario, and at the age of 19, in 1940, joined the RAF. As a pilot in WWII he served in England, Malta, North Africa and Italy. On his return from WWII he entered medical school at the University of Toronto, then transferred to the army and served in the Korean War as a doctor. In 1964 he received his specialty in anesthesiology. He was a career military man who held positions in Whitehorse, Winnipeg, Pensacola, Toronto, Halifax and Ottawa. He retired as a Brigadier General and his final posting was Commandant of the National Defence Medical Centre in Ottawa where he retired in 1977. He continued his career with the Department of Veterans Affairs for several years. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held at St. Thomas the Apostle Anglican Church, 2345 Alta Vista Drive on Monday, April 24, 2006, at 1:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
Linda Mary Demers - 04/21/2006
Peacefully in hospital on Wednesday, April 19, 2006 at the age of 58. Loving daughter of Marion Renaud (Leslie) and the late Oscar Demers. Dear sister of Sandra Laporte (Gilles), Wayne (Carole) and Connie Mulder (Fred). Fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews, Lorraine, Stephanie, Shawn, Mathew, Stacey and Lisa and one great-nephew Owen. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Tuesday, April 25 from 9:30am until service in the Chapel at 11am. Cremation. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family.
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.
Victor Joseph Haddad - 04/23/2006
With deep sorrow, the family announces the passing of Victor Joseph Haddad after a brief but courageous battle with cancer. Husband of the late Claire Marion and son of the late Linda and George Haddad, Victor leaves to mourn his loss his sons, Steven and Daniel, and his daughter Jennifer. He will be greatly missed by his sister Judith Haddad (Ray Bowler) of Perth, his brother Michel Haddad, of Ottawa, his aunts Haifa (late Raymond) Sader of Ottawa and Alice Ayoub of Lebanon. He holds a special place in the hearts of his sister-in-law and his brother-in-law Louise and Robert Tremblay of Gatineau. He will be remembered with special affection by many cousins and relatives throughout Canada, the United States, Lebanon and South America. Until his recent retirement, Victor was the owner of Brittany Medical Pharmacy where he served his clients with dignity, compassion and grace. He loved life for too short a time. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Tuesday April 25, 2006, from 7 - 9 pm, and on Wednesday April 26, 2006, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Sts. Peter and Paul Melkite Catholic Church, 1161 North River Road, on Thursday April 27, 2006 at 10 am. Interment Notre Dame Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation or Sts. Peter & Paul Melkite Greek Catholic Church 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.
John Bernard Kelly - 04/23/2006
Peacefully on Sunday, April 23, 2006 at the age of 87. Son of the late Bernadette and John Kelly. Beloved husband of the late Margaret ( nee Moyle ) and son Michael. Loving father of Pat Clare ( Walter ). Cherished Grandfather of Kelly Dey, Jake Clare( Michelle ) and Luke Clare ( Lynn ) and Great Grandfather of Kathryn and Madeleine Dey. He will be missed by many friends and family especially the nieces and nephews that he loved. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Tuesday, April 25, 2006 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Gabriel Roman Catholic Church, 55 Appleford Road on Wednesday, April 26, 2006 at 11 am. Interment to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, Quyon, Quebec. Memorial donations may be made to the Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre.
John Levitan - 04/21/2006
In Ottawa, on April 20, 2006 at the age of 56. Beloved husband of Lynn (Davis). Cherished father of Lisa, Alana and Brenda. Predeceased by his parents, Archie and Rose Levitan. Dear brother of Richard (Patty), Susan (Myron) Goldstein and Marcia (Yehuda) Gur-Arie. Loving son-in-law of Barry and Selma Davis. Dear brother-in-law of Judy and Andrew Waks, Susan and Steve Veingrad and Gail and Howard Cohen. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. A funeral service will be held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, 1771 Cuba Avenue on Sunday, April 23, 2006 at 9:30am followed by internment at Bank Street Cemetery. Shiva will be held at 108 Elvaston Avenue on Sunday following internment, Monday to Thursday from 2 to 9 pm and on Friday from 1 to 4pm. Afternoon prayers to be held at 7:45pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choice.
Doris Inez MacRae (MacKillop) (nee Hodgins) - 04/14/2006
Peacefully on April 13, 2006 at the Osgoode Care Centre in her 98th year. Loved wife of the late R. Gordon MacKillop who predeceased her in 1933. Beloved wife of Frank Seuter MacRae who predeceased her in 1989 after 44 years of marriage. Predeceased by her parents James Davis Hodgins and Annie Louisa Hodgins, by her brothers Winston and Lyall and sister Florabell Coles. Loved mother of Margaret Agnes (Peggy) Dingwall of St. Catherines and Joan Ann Smirle (Weldon) of North Carolina. Step-mother to Dennis Rodney MacRae of Easton's Corners, Ont. Predeceased by daughter Gladys Isabell Leader. Survived by grandchildren; Bruce, Kristine, Ann, Laurie and Carolyn, the Dingwall family favorite grandchildren; Randy and Beverly Leader and Russell and Marlene Leader, and their children; James, Greg, Frazier and Kassondra. Special thank you to the Osgoode Care Centre and the Palliative Care staff. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod St. on Monday, April 17 from 6-9 pm. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Tuesday, April 18, 2006 at 1pm.
Harold Morton (Mort) Maddick - 04/18/2006
In the City of Ottawa on April 18, 2006, in his 87th year. Husband of the late Peggy (nee Broom), father of Jane Bracewell (Bob), Montreal, and Susan Maddick (Joan Lowden) of Toronto; grandfather of Jonathan (Ali Glaser) and Jennifer Bracewell; son of the late Harry and Ida Maddick of St. John's, Newfoundland; brother of Joan Lewis (John) and Ruth Goff (Jim) all of St. John's; brother-in-law of Rosemary Broom (pre-deceased Barney) of England. He was a member of Canada's Trade Commissioner Service for 35 years. Friends are invited to a memorial service on Friday, April 21st at 11 am at Christ Church Cathedral, Sparks & Bronson, Ottawa. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Hearing Society would be appreciated. Arrangement in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street.
Joan (nee Murray) Maxwell - 04/20/2006
Wife of the late George Maxwell. Joan died peacefully at home April 19, 2006 at the age of 70 years. Joan is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Debbie and Dave Corkery and Joy and Ron Edgeley, as well as her four wonderful grandsons, Scott and Grant Corkery and Brayden and Bryan Edgeley. She is also survived be her brothers George (Hilda), Burleigh (Carol) and her sisters Edna (Harry) and Linda. Joan was predeceased by her parents Wilbert and Ione, her brothers Joe, Roy and Jim and sister Lois. Our family would like to express our heartfelt thanks to Dr. L. Coulombe. Special thanks also to Dr. Nicolson and the visiting homecare staff that provided support during this time. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street Ottawa on Sunday, April 23, 2006 from 2-4 & 7-9pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, April 24 at 1pm. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation.
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
Albert William McLean
Originally from Georgetown, British Guyana. Former employee of FiberGlass Canada. Suddenly at home on Wednesday April 19, 2006. Albert will forever be loved and remembered by Agnes, his wife of 45 years. A much loved and cherished father to Patricia (Shawnn), Carolyn (Kevin), Allison, Tacoma WA and Sharon of Burlington, ON. Adored papa to Jessica, Cynthia and Jacob. Dear beloved brother of Rudolph (Elaine), David (Ena), Richard (Kay), Johnny (Lena) and Ronald (Valerie). Predeceased by a sister Betty Shaw (McLean). Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. Albert was full of life, always laughing and smiling. He will be greatly missed by all. Friends may attend a memorial service at Our Lady of Fatima Roman Catholic Church, 153 Woodroffe Ave. on Friday April 28 at 1 pm. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Antoine Nayel - 04/22/2006
Suddenly at home on April 21, 2006 at the age of 67. Beloved husband of Isabelle. Cherished father of Nelly, Fady and Naji. Loving grandfather of Michael, Jeffrey, Anthony and Fadi. Dear brother of Fouad, the late George, Shahla, Yvonne, Souad, Hayatte, Bernadette (Chaker) and the late Zahia. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and extended family. Friends may visit at the St-Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Sunday, April 23, 2006 from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at St-Charbel Maronite Church, 245 Donald Street on Monday, April 24, 2006 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers donations to St-Charbel Maronite Church would be appreciated.
Norman Clendenning Phemister
(Retired - Bell Canada)
In Ottawa on Thursday, April 20, 2006 in his 91st year after a brief illness. Loving husband of over 63 years to Mary (Sherwood), and devoted father to George and Martha (John Edmond). Predeceased by sister Jean (Frederick Charles Oppen) and brother Ross. Born and raised in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Norm graduated from the University of Toronto in 1938. During World War II, he served in Europe with the Royal Canadian Corps of Signals, and was awarded the Order of Orange-Nassau by the Netherlands Government for his contribution to the Dutch people. After a long career with Bell Canada and the Trans Canada Telephone System, Norm retired as a senior executive to enjoy summers at Big Rideau Lake and the Royal Ottawa Golf Club, and winters in Sarasota, Florida. Norm will be missed by his family, nieces and nephews and many friends far and wide. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Tuesday, April 25, 2005 from 1pm until service time in the Chapel at 2:30pm. Those wishing may make donations to the Victorian Order of Nurses. A special thanks to all the caregivers who helped Norm enjoy his life at home with family and friends.
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.
Marcel Richer - 04/12/2006
Peacefully in Ottawa on Wednesday, April 12, 2006 at the age of 58. He will be missed by many family members and friends. Private family service will be held. Funeral arrangements in care of the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
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.