Margaret E. Kee - 02/08/2003
Peacefully in hospital, after a short illness, on Friday, February 7, 2003. Wife of the late John B. Kee. Predeceased by her parents Florence McKeown and John Firth, as well as her stepfather Mungo R. Thorburn. She is survived by her son John, sister Jean Winter. At Margaret's request, there will be a private family service. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Ellen (nee Lynn) Kimbell - 02/07/2003
Peacefully at West end villa on Thursday, February 6, 2003 aged 93 years. Beloved wife of the late Henry P. Kimbell, Predeceased by her only son George H. Kimbell (Katherine). Grandmother of David, Peter, Krista and great-grandmother of Emily, Stephen, Hannah and Jillian.A Memorial Service will be held at West End Villa Chapel, 2179 Elmira Drive, on Saturday, February 8 at 2pm. Arrangements in care of the Memorial Funeral Home of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, in lieu of flowers, donations to West End Villa Family Support Groupe would be appreciated.
Viola Lalonde (nee Covey) - 02/05/2003
Passed away peacefully at home on February 5, 2003, at the age of 76. Beloved wife of Robert Lalonde. Loving mother of Robert (Bobbe), Dianna, Karen, Ronald (Kimberly Chapman), and Daniel (Barbara). Predeceased by son Gary and daughter Shirley. Proud grandmother of eleven grandchildren and one great-grandson. Friends may visit at the McGarry Memorial Chapel, 139 Valley Drive, Wakefield on Friday, February 7 from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Saturday February 8, 2003 from 11 a.m. until service time in the Chapel at 1 p.m. Interment to follow at St. Martins Cemetery, Martindale, Quebec. Donations made to the Gatineau Memorial Hospital, Wakefield would be appreciated.
Jean-Charles "The Milkman" Laporte - 02/12/2003
Peacefully at the Montfort Hospital surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, February 11, 2003 at the age of 83. Dearly beloved husband of Cécile Lafleur and the late Gracia Gariepy. Loving father of Jeannette Backes (the late Len), Monique Whissell (Rheal), Louise Laporte-Sabourin (Richard), Hélène Laporte (Patrice Laperrière), Ginette Cox and Robert Laporte (Linda). Also loved by his nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Georges Laporte (Thérèse), Rose Barnabé (the late Oscar), Rita Mateau (the late Roger), Thérèse Thérien (the late Emmanuel), Déova (Pauline) and Hervé (Jacqueline). Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by a daughter Marie-Reine, one son Léo and one brother Daniel Laporte (the late Lilliane). There will be no visitation at the funeral home. The Funeral Mass will be held at Notre Dame de Lourdes (Vanier), 435 Montreal Road, Ottawa on Saturday February 15, 2003 at 10:30am As an expresaion of Sympathy, memorial contributions to the Montfort Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Sincere thanks to the staff at Rothwell Heights and to the 5th floor nurses at the Montfort Hospital for their care and compassion.
Maria Leonhardt - 02/09/2003
After a short illness, aged 65 years, Maria, widow of Henry died peacefully at the home of her daughter and son-in-law on Friday, February 7, 2003. A devoted daughter, Maria always looked after her parents, especially her mother. A loving mother to Monica, she was always more concerned about others than herself. Maria is survived by her daughter and son-in-law (Monica and Ardavan) and her mother (Louise). She will be missed by her close friends, Jackie and Ken, Jeanne and Ken, and Zohreh and Ron. An avid traveller, she has now gone on her final journey to a better place and we wish her Godspeed. Friends and family may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Plyfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Monday, February 10, 2003 from 7 to 9 p.m. Service in the Chapel on Tuesday at 4 p.m. Flowers or donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Ottawa Humane Society would be appreciated.
Ruth Lewin - 02/10/2003
Passed away suddenly, in her daughters arms here in Ottawa, February 9th, 2003. Loving mother of Jack and Ellie Lewin of Toronto, Dr. Meir and Chanah Rivka Lewin of South Africa, Chaya and Steven Agulnik of Ottawa. Cherished Bubbie of Charmie, Faigie, Zizi, Moushkie, Levi, Sushie, Yossi, Avi, Dina and Sarah. Survived by sister Ida Levy of Montreal, brother Larry Small of Toronto. Will be fondly missed by many friends in Montreal. Funeral to be held Tuesday, February 11th at 3:00 p.m. at the new Jewish Cemetery in Osgoode. Shiva will be held at 975 Sproule St. in Ottawa. Memorial donations to Torah Academy of Ottawa or the Canadian Diabetes Association.
Marcel Albert Loiselle - 01/28/2003
Former Ottawa Select Printing Unexpectedly in hospital on Saturday, January 25, 2003, at the age of 53. Son of the late Aurel and Fleurette Loiselle. Beloved husband of Lois Black and best buddy of Coco and Ben. Dear brother of Maurice, Diane, Robert (Ann-Marie) and Annette. Predeceased by his sister Jeaninne (John Scarlett) and brother Roger. Dear brother-in-law of Brenda, Sheila, Sharon (Garnet), Lawrence (Carol), Russell (Shirley), Jeff (Heather), Terry (Doug) and Catherine (Brian). Loving godfather and uncle of Adam, Ryan and Cory and dear uncle of many nieces and nephews. He will also be missed by his aunt and uncles and many friends. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road (at Aviation Parkway) on Thursday, January 30, 2003, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Service in the Chapel at 10 a.m. Friday, January 31. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the charity of their choice. Thank you to the I.C.U. team of the Ottawa General Hospital for their heroic efforts.
Jeanne D'Arc Marchand - 02/01/2003
née Labelle Peacefully in hospital on Wednesday, January 29, 2003 at the age of 69. Dear daughter of the late Lovina Brazeau and the late François Labelle. Dearly beloved wife of Claude. Loving mother of Pierre, Lise Lacroix (Rhéal) and Nicole Lemieux (Henri). Also loved by her three grandsons Eric, Daniel and Luc. Dear sister of Blanche Leblanc, Lucienne Morin (Paul), Raymond (Carole), the late René (Simone), Lionel (Pat), Henri, Bernadette Ringuette (Edouard), the late Louis, the late Marie-Jeanne Roy and Laurette Drouin. Dear sister-in-law of Simone Marchand, Denise Marchand, Yvonne Gilege (Harry), André Marchand (Joelle), Rita Groulx (Gérard), Raymond Marchand (Denise), Gilles Marchand, Lucien Marchand, Guy Marchand (Monique) and Célile Falardeau (the late Corbett) Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway, on Sunday, February 2nd, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be held at Notre-Dame de Lourdes (Cyrville) Roman Catholic Church, 1187 Michael Street, on Monday, February 3rd, at 10:00 a.m. Interment Hope Cemetery. As as expression of sympathy memorial contributions to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute or Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Many thanks to Dr. André Gauthier and Lorraine and all the staff at the ICU at the Ottawa Hospital General Campus for their loving care and compassion
Stan Robert Mealing - 02/01/2003
Died on Thursday, January 30, 2003 at the age of 78. Beloved father of Geoff (Linda) and Cathy; grandfather of Kathy, Jennifer, Emilie and Jeremy. Retired professor of Canadian History at Carleton University. Respected and fondly recalled by former colleagues and students, deeply missed by family and friends. Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. The family is grateful to the caring staff at the Perley. Memorial Service to be held on Wednesday, February 5, 2003 at 2 p.m. in Lupton Hall at the Perley Rideau Veterans' Health Centre, 1750 Russell Road.