KELLETT, Sidney - Peacefully passed away on Wednesday, January 17th at the Linhaven Home for the Aged in his 78th year. Devoted and loving husband of Bonnie for 56 years and much loved father of Rod (Sue-Ellen), Debbie (Bob) and Cathy (Wilf). Lovingly remembered by his 5 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Also survived by his sister Dolores “Sissy“ (Glen) and brother Garnet “Bunny“ - all of Haliburton, Ontario. Sid was employed for many years with the Region of Niagara where he worked as a truck driver. Sid's family will receive visitors at the GEORGE DARTE FUNERAL CHAPEL, 585 Carlton Street, St. Catharines on Friday, January 19th from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 p.m. A funeral service to celebrate his life will be held in the funeral home chapel on Saturday, January 20th at 11 a.m. In keeping with Sid's desire, burial will take place in the spring at the Evergreen Cemetery in Haliburton, Ontario. If desired, memorial donations to the Alzheimer's Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family.
Ruth (nee Emmerson) Heaslip
HEASLIP, Ruth (nee Emmerson) - In loving memory of Ruth Heaslip (nee Emmerson), 88 years, who passed away at the St. Joseph's Health Centre Tuesday, January 16th, 2007. Born in Newtonards, Northern Ireland. She emigrated to Canada and married Eric E.G. Heaslip (predeceased 2005). Loving mother of Melany of California City, California, USA (Mickey Thomas), Eric (Carol) of Chelmsford, Anna (Derek Kearney) of Chelmsford and John (Elaine) of Schumacher, Ontario. Lovingly remembered by grandchildren, Lisa, Victoria, Alexandra, Aurora, Dawn, Krista, Emerson, John Jr., Taylor and Sean as well as 4 great grandchildren. An arts and crafts woman before her time. Her many creations decorated her home and cottage on the lake. She loved her cats and enjoyed the company of family, friends and neighbours. She will be forever missed but remains constant in our hearts. In lieu of flowers donations to the Heart & Stroke Fund would be appreciated. No viewing, private family service only. (Arrangements entrusted to the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME).
HELMER, Bill(y) - The family announces with sorrow his unexpected passing on Friday January 12th, 2007 at home aged 42 years of South Porcupine. Beloved husband of Christine Breton. Father of Kyle Thompson. Bill leaves behind his father Bill Sr. (Gerry) Helmer and his mother Ellen (Dave) Copping. Brother of Tammy (Flo), and John Brunet (Anna). He will be sadly missed by his grandmother Elaine Peters, numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins. Bill was born in South Porcupine and has been a lifetime resident of the Porcupine camp. He had been employed by Beals Taxi. He was an avid lacrosse player and hockey player in his youth and continued playing road hockey until recently. He was also a die hard Edmonton Oilers fan. Donations received through the funeral home to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Diabetes Association will be greatly appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. A funeral service to celebrate Bill's life will be held at STINSON FUNERAL HOME on Saturday January 20th, 2007 at 1:00p.m with Rev. Bruce Roberts officiating. Visitation will be held on Friday from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Arrangements entrusted to STINSON FUNERAL HOME, 100 Bruce Ave., South Porcupine (705) 235-2900.
MAISONNEUVE, Léo - 1928-2007 - It is after a courageous battle with cancer that the family of Léo Maisonneuve announces his passing, in the home that he built. Léo was born in Timmins, Ontario on March 16th, 1928. Beloved husband of the late Ynès Maisonneuve (2005). Loving father and father-in-law to Hélène (Michel Jubinville) Maisonneuve of Clarence Creek, Rachel (Marcel Prud'homme) Maisonneuve of Timmins, Nicole (Daniel) Gillard of Timmins, Lise (Bill Carroll) Maisonneuve of Ottawa and Claude (Sharon) Maisonneuve of Timmins and Christine Maisonneuve of Welland. Predeceased by his son Ronald Maisonneuve, his parents Rosemay and Eugène Maisonneuve, by his brother Ovila (Jeanne-Rose) Maisonneuve, his sister Jeannine (Raymond) Mongeon. Loving brother to Lucie (Albert) Bond. Léo will be fondly remembered by his grandchildren Christine (Paul- André David), Danielle, Yves, Céline, Anne, Jean-Luc, Sarah, Geneviève, Véronique, Jessica, Michael, Christopher, Matthew, Sophia, Sabrina and two great-grandchildren Chloé and Charlotte. Léo devoted a great deal of his working life with Malette Lumber as a saw-filer. Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 20th, 2007 at St-Dominique Church. In lieu of flowers, remembrance donations to the Daffodil Terrace Lodge, Sudbury, Ontario or at the Community Care Access Centre (palliative care), Timmins, Ontario. “The family wishes to sincerely thank Dr. Mario Ciccone and Dr. Patrick Critchley, Sandra and Liz from Bayshore and finally Linda from the Red Cross for their continuous care and support to both our father and his family.” Funeral arrangements are in the care of MAISON FUNÉRAIRE LESSARD-STEPHENS FUNERAL HOME. 705-268-4488.
Gary Doyle - In Memoriam
DOYLE, Gary - In loving memory of a dear husband, father and grandfather who passed away on January 19, 2005. We think of you in silence, We often speak your name. Now all we have are memories, our lives are not the same. And when we are sad and lonely, and everything goes wrong, We seem to hear you whisper, Cheer up and carry on. Your memory is our keepsake, with which we will never part. God has you in his keeping, we have you in our hearts. Never to be forgotten, Dawn, Colleen, Christopher and Connor
Millicent (Millie) Hartling - In Memoriam
HARTLING, Millicent (Millie) - Nov. 11, 1916 - Jan. 21, 2004 In loving memory of a life-long resident of Kirkland Lake Every day in some small way, Memories of you come our way. Sadly missed, and always loved. Your son Wayne, Ann Catherine and grandchildren
Pauline Sauriol - In Memoriam
SAURIOL, Pauline - In loving memory of a dear mother and aunt who passed away on January 19, 2006. Today is today, tomorrow is tomorrow, and yesterday was the past, filled with sorrow. For it was a tragic day in mid January. It seems like yesterday, we can clearly remember. She seems so healthy and grand. Next thing we know, we''re in the hospital holding her hand, for the cancer has gotten her. You see she was doing well, she fought a good fight, but in the end, the cancer had taken all of her might. "So remember this" time goes way too fast, so make all the little moments last. With love and always in our hearts Paulette, Peter and family Gail, Jason and family.
Cheryl Josephine St. Jean - In Memoriam
ST. JEAN, Cheryl Josephine - In loving memory of a dear wife, mother and grandmother who passed away on January 19, 2005. Those whom we love go out of sight, but never out of mind. They are cherished in the hearts, of those they left behind. Until we meet again our beloved; we will cherish every moment we have had with you. The Lord said "Come to me and I will give you rest". Your loving husband Fred and Family
John Bell - In Memoriam
BELL, John - In loving memory of a dear father, father-in-law and grandfather who passed away January 21, 2000. Years go by, Memories stay As near and dear as yesterday. - Lovingly remembered by son Greg, daughter-in-law Anne, granddaughters Nikki, Kristy and Katelyn.
James Garry Wyndowe - In Memoriam
WYNDOWE, James Garry - In loving memory of James Garry Wyndowe Dec.12th, 1941 - Jan.19th, 2006 You have left such a void in our lives, We miss your great sense of humour, Your clever "one liners". We miss you more than we can say. The Family.
Alex and Josephine Mccarthy - In Memoriam
McCarthy, Alex & Josephine - In Memory of Alex & Josephine McCarthy and Terry Bloom Sunshine passes, shadows fall, Clearly, love''s remembrance Outlasts all. And though the years be many or few, They are filled with remembering the "Forever Treasures" Of Our family chain of Faith; Strength; Determination and Love of Life, Never out of mind, Cherished in our hearts. We''re keepin'' on, keepin'' on! The McCarthy Clan.
Frank Lockwood Merkley - In Memoriam
MERKLEY, Frank Lockwood - To our dear Father who passed away on January 19th, 1997 Always a smile instead of a frown, Always a hand when one was down, Always true, thoughtful and kind, Wonderful memories he left behind. - Lovingly remembered by your Daughters, Penny and Laurie
Nora Bell (Hetherington) Babcock
BABCOCK, Nora Bell (Hetherington) - formerly of Dresden, passed away at Meadow Park Nursing Home, Chatham on Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at the age of 102. Beloved wife of the Late Ralph L. Babcock (1989). Loving mother of Edna Morgan, Helen Smith, Lorna and Leonard McFadden, Jerry and Mary Babcock. Sadly missed by 11 grandchildren, 24 great- grandchildren and 16 great-great- grandchildren. Predeceased by sons-in-law Claude and Garnet, 7 sisters and a brother. The Babcock family will receive friends at the BADDER VISITATION & RECEPTION CENTRE, 679 North St., Dresden on Friday evening from 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 11:00am with Rev. Wiliiam Pipke Sr. officiating. Interment Dresden Cemetery. Donations may be made at the visitation centre by cheque to the Evangel Pentecostal Tabernacle, Dresden or the Meadow Park Auxillary Fund.
Madeline Marie (nee Lozon) Callens
CALLENS, Madeline Marie (nee Lozon) - daughter of the late Victor & Lillian Lozon, dearly loved wife of Anthony Callens, was called home by our Heavenly Father to be with Him, and to be surrounded by His love and radiance for her eternal life, on Thursday, January 18, 2007, at the London Health Sciences Centre. Born September 13, 1942, she was a lady and easy to love. Loving mother of Carrol Staniforth and her husband Dan and granddaughters Krista, Danielle, and Melissa, and great granddaughter Chloe; Debbie Capell and her husband Paul and grandson Mark; Elaine Montgomery and grandsons Derek and Jason; and Colleen McKillican and grandson Tyler. Beloved stepmother of Diane Gagner and husband Dan and grandson Branton; Rose McClymont and husband Robert and grandson Jason and granddaughter Katie; Allen Callens and grandsons Nathan and Tristan and granddaughter Sabrina; and Gary Callens. Madelline will be missed by siblings Marie & Dennis Griffore, Elizabeth & Mike Davis, Roger & Pam Lozon, and Robert Lozon. Predeceased by sister Diane & Lionel Martin. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Family will receive friends at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair St, Chatham, on Sunday, January 21, 2007, from 2:00- 4:00 p.m. & 7:00-9:00 p.m. with parish prayers at 2:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, January 22, 2007, at St. Ursula's Catholic Church with Rev.Fr. Daniel Vere celebrant. Memorial donations made by cheque to the charity of one's choice are welcomed. McKinlay Funeral Home 459 St. Clair Street Chatham, Ontario (519) 351-2040
LeMESURIER, Alice - A resident of Wallaceburg passed away at the Sydenham Campus in her 84th year. Beloved wife of the late Archie H. LeMesurier (1987). Loving mother of Barb Wilbur and Brenda & Marty Bratt of Wallaceburg. Dear grandmother of Matthew & fiancée Kristie Branier, Amanda & fiancée Benjamin Tyhurst, Tiffany, Derek and Devin. Sister of Carl Falle, Pearl LeMesurier both of London, May Hodge of Sherbrook, Quebec and Anne Lapargneaux of Calgary. Alice was the daughter of the late Frederick & Elvina (Coffin) Falle. Aunt of many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the HAYCOCK-CAVANAGH FUNERAL HOME, 409 Nelson Street, in Wallaceburg from 7 - 9 p.m. on Friday evening. Rev. Jim Miller will conduct the funeral service in the chapel of the funeral home on Saturday January 20, 2007 at 11 o'clock. Interment at Riverview Cemetery. If desired, remembrances to the Lung Association may be left at the funeral home 519-627-3231.
REAUME, Donald - 66 years, of Tilbury, on Thursday, January 18, 2007. Beloved husband of Penny (Alldred). Loving father of Brenda Lee Reaume, and step-son Joel Alldred. Dearest grandfather of Jessica and Jesse. Predeceased by parents Frederick and Evelyn Reaume, and step-mother Violet Reaume. Dear son-in-law of Thomas Alldred and late wife Dorothy. Dear brother of Stanley and Donna Jean Reaume, Marie and Donald Finn, Terry Reaume, and the late Elaine and Carl Poppe. Dear brother-in- law of Judy and late husband Russell Marchand. Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation at REAUME FUNERAL HOME, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury Saturday from 7-9 p.m., Sunday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers 2 p.m. Sunday. Br. 206 Royal Canadian Legion Service 7 p.m. Sunday. Funeral service from the funeral home Monday, January 22, 2007 at 10 a.m., then to St. Francis Xavier Church, Tilbury for Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery. Donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation appreciated.
Robert Leo Villemaire
VILLEMAIRE, Robert Leo - a resident of Bothwell, passed away peacefully with his family by his side at Four Counties Health Services, Newbury on Thursday, January 18, 2007 at the age of 78. Born in Swift Current, Saskatchewan, son of the late John and Charlotte (Risse) Villemaire. Beloved husband of the late Joyce (Rashley) Villemaire (2005). Loving father of Marie Villemaire, John and Nellie Villemaire all of London, Edward “Ted “ Villemaire of Richmond Hill. Dear brother of Madeline Sims of Denver, CO., and Gerald Villemaire of San Jose, CA. The Villemaire family will receive friends at the BADDER & ROBINSON FUNERAL HOME & RECEPTION CENTRE, 211 Elm St., Bothwell on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Ignatius Roman Catholic Church, Bothwell on Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 2:00pm with Fr. Andy Dwyer as Celebrant. Interment St. Ignatius Cemetery, Bothwell. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to Four Counties Health Services Foundation or O.S.P.C.A. Chatham-Kent Branch. Online condolences and donations may be left at our website www.badderfuneralhome.com. Prayers will be held on Friday evening at 8:00pm. “ A tree will be planted in memory of Robert Villemaire in the Badder & Robinson Memorial Forest, Mosa Twp.“
BELLUZ, Maria - Peacefully at the Kirkland & District Hospital on Wednesday, January 17, 2007, two days before her 93rd birthday. Beloved wife of the late Luigi. Predeceased by her parents Anna Maria & Giovanni Chiarot and by her dear son Dino. Lovingly remembered by her children, son Ches (Charlotte) of North Bay and daughter Anna of Kirkland Lake. Sadly missed by her granddaughters Shelley (Bill) Drummond of Barrie and Teresa of Ottawa and by her great-granddaughters Alex and Samantha. Survived by her sisters Marina (Felice) Ferri and Gianna Ferri of Italy and nieces Velia Moro and Dina Sabbadin of Toronto and nephews Gianni and Pierantonio Ferri of Italy. Predeceased by her brothers Angelino, Marino and Luigi. Maria came to Canada in 1953 and was a life member of the Italo Canadian Club and a long time parishioner of Holy Name of Jesus Parish. The family of the late Maria Belluz will receive friends and relatives at the MONETTE & FRENCH FUNERAL HOME, (450 Government Road West, Kirkland Lake, 705-567-3565) on Friday, January 19, 2007 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Holy Name of Jesus Parish on Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. with Father Wayne Mills officiating. Maria will be laid to rest with her husband and son in the spring at Kirkland Lake Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Holy Name Memorial Fund and would be greatly appreciated by the family.