Gladys Marie Atkins - 04/11/2003
Atkins, Gladys Marie ( nee Brisbois ) Suddenly and at peace on Friday, April 11, 2003. Beloved wife of the late Lindsay Atkins and much loved mother of Karen Richardson, Diane McCoy (Jack), Sandra Atkins and Trish Binette(Luc). Adoring grandmotherof Catherine, Ryan,Jesse, Nicholas, Michelle, Stephanie and great-grandmother of Alexandria, Taylor and Anthony. Loving sister of Mae Pollex, Roy, Francis and Thomas Brisbois, Margaret Dick and Gertrude Simser. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway, on Sunday and Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at St. Patrick's Basilica, Kent St., on Tuesday, April 15, 2003 at 10 a.m. Monsignor Robert Martineau officating. Special thanks to Irene and the staff of the Ottawa General Hospital. For those wishing, donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated.
Donald W. (Don) Baldock - 04/13/2003
P.Eng Peacefully in hospital on Sunday, April 13, 2003, in his 80th year, after a courageous battle with cancer. Son of the late John W. and Emma (Ames) Baldock. He is survived by two sons, Robert (Helen) and Gordon (Diane), both of Ottawa. Also survived by two sisters, Wanda (Jim) Osborne of Vancouver and Maxine (Lloyd) Boivin of Lac Brome, Quebec, as well as many nieces and nephews. Don will be sadly missed by his dear friends, Jim and Bernice McFarland and Gord Dixon. In 1941, he graduated from the University of Winnipeg with a Bachelor degree in Science and Civil Engineering. He was President and Owner of Baldock Engineering & Construction Limited for many years. Don was Past President and a life member of the Ottawa Construction Association and Past President of Construction Safety Association of Ontario. He was a member of Dalhousie Lodge A.F. & A.M. No.52 G.R.C. in Ottawa, Ontario and 48 years at Pembroke Lodge A.F. & A.M. No.128 G.R.C. (Ottawa District 2). Special thanks to the Queensway Carleton Hospital, Dr. Cohen and his team for the outstanding care. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Ave. at Richmond Rd. on Wednesday, April 16, 2003 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Thursday at 11:30 a.m. A reception will follow. Those wishing to make memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
George Andrew Burgess - 04/09/2003
P Eng - Peacefully on Tuesday, April 8, 2003, after a lengthy illness, aged 82 years. Beloved husband of Eleanor (nee Cleary). Only son of the late George M. Burgess and Rose Hanlon. He served in the Navy from 1941-1946 and then the Public Service until retirement. By request, there will be no visitation or service. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Nancy Ann Clow - 04/17/2003
Clow,Nancy Ann (nee Mitchell) Peacefully at the Elisabeth Bruyere Pavilion on Thursday, April 17, 2003 in her 62nd year. Predeceased by her loving husband Marvin David, her daughter Corrie and her son Donald. Dearly missed by her brothers and sisters, Peter(Eileen), Jim(Valerie), the late David Clow and Jane(Thomas Flemming). Fondly remembered by her sons David(Lynda) and Michael(Kelsey). Cherished grandmother to Ashley,Justin,Jeffrey,COry and little Ashley. She will be dearly missed by her many friends. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Avaition Parkway on Sunday, April 20, 2003 from 2 p.m. until service in the chapel at 3 p.m.. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society will be appreciated by the family.
Kenneth Cook - 04/11/2003
Kenneth joins Ruth, his loving wife of over 50 years, who predeceased him in 1995. Ken peacefully passed away on Wednesday, April 9, 2003 aged 90 years. He leaves a sister Dorothy Ryerson. His brother Don predeceased him in 2001. Survived by his son Wayne, daughter Sandra (Randy) and Linda (Gerry). As well, he leaves wonderful grandchildren who will miss his quick wit, wonderful stories and "snappy" blue eyes - Tammy (Shannon), Trevor (Diana), Steven, TracyLyn and Jenny. The family wish to thank the staff at Steff-Kim Lodge as well as Bill and Norma Kerr for the love and support they have shown the family. Arrangements in care of the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry. A celebration of Ken's life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #33, 59 Bancroft Street, Aylmer, Quebec on Saturday, April 12 from 1 to 4 p.m.
Rose (nee Rotar) Deslauriers - 04/16/2003
In Ottawa on Tuesday, April 15, 2003 in her 86th year. Beloved wife of the late Alfred Legault Deslauriers. Loving mother of Marilyn Deslauries and Judy Gauvreau. Mother-in-law of Terry Murphy and Roméo Gauvreau. She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Mark, Luke (Gale), Peter and Maura Murphy; Grant and Craig Cowan and her great grandchildren Kristine, Jessica, Gregory, Tracey, Samantha and Matthew. Dear sister of John (Marlon) and Mary (Jack). Predeceased by 1 sister and 3 brothers; William (Margaret), Alex (Ollie), Victoria (Walter) and James (Doreen). Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry 1200 Ogilvie road at Aviation parkway on Good Friday, April 18, 2003 from 7-9pm. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday, April 19, 2003 at 11am. Interment Beechwood Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy memorial contributions to your favorite charity would be appreciated by the family. Special thanks to the staff at the Ottawa Hospital-Civic Campus for their care and compassion.
Irene Gertrude Douglas - 04/12/2003
Douglas, Irene Gertrude (nee Prowten) Peacefully in hospital after a lengthy illness, aged 93 years. Beloved wife of the late Hubert Douglas and dear mother of David( Valerie), Wayne(Line), and the late Roy and Russell Douglas. Loving grandmother of Claire Prevost (Calvin), Jennifer,Christopher, Brian, Kimberly and great-grandmother of Jonathan, Russell and Madelyn.. Sister of the late Lillian Ralph, Muriel Deavey and Winnifred Gervan. Friends may visit at the Memorial Funeral Home of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 584 Somerset Street West (at Percy) on Tuesday, April 15, 2003 from 7 to 9p.m. Service at the Funeral Home on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. For those wishing, donations may be made to St. Vincent Hospital Building Fund.
Harry Drury - 04/10/2003
Quietly, at his home, on Tuesday, April 8, 2003 at the age of 62. Beloved son of the late David and Betty Drury. Dear brother of Fran Cutler (Maurice) and Lisa Woolnough (Peter). Beloved uncle of Fred, David, Drury, Philip and Owen. The Funeral Service will be held at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Friday, April 11, 2003 at 3:00 p.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind would be appreciated by the family.
Peter John Edward Glynn - 04/13/2003
Peacefully at the Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus on Friday, April 11, 2003 at the age of 88. Beloved husband of the late Ninan (nee Knudsen). Dear father of John (Anneke) and Peter (Marilyn and daughter Isis). Dear brother of Ursula Angus (John) of London, England and the late Hubert Glynn (Agnes) of Vancouver. Also survived by his nieces and nephews. Cousin of Klaus Gottstein, Ulli Gottstein and Annelise Federschmidt. He and his family left Germany in the 1930's, and settled in Norway. During the German invasion of 1940, he led his mother, brother and sister in a courageous month-long escape through the mountains of Norway culminating in their evacuation on the last British naval vessel to leave southern Norway. As a result of the support they received from Norwegians, he had a lifelong respect and affection for the Norwegian people. He and his brother joined the British Army, in which they served for the duration of the war. He married Ninan in 1946, and his fifty year marriage to her was one of deep love and affection. They moved to Canada in 1952, where he made significant contributions to the study of curl during his subsequent career in paper research. He was an avid cross-country skier, and took a great interest in the Arctic, travel and nature. At the age of 83, he fulfilled his life-long ambition of visiting the Everest basecamp and Rongbuk Monastery in Tibet. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry 315 McLeod Street, on Monday April 14, 2003 from 7-9 p.m.. The funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday April 15th, 2003 at 2 p.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to the Nature Conservancy Canada, or to the Ottawa Humane Society would be appreciated by the family.
Joseph Marcel Gorley - 04/05/2003
At his home on Tuesday, April 1, 2003 at the age of 74. Dearly beloved husband of the late Jeannine Turpin. Dear father of André (Sylvie Fournier), Michel (Nicole Marier), Diane (Aurèle St-Jean), Robert (Danielle Larabie), Paul (Elaine Chénier), Nicole (Alain Pagé and the late Byron LeSeelleur). Also loved by his 13 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Armand, Liliane, Jean, Guy, , Gérard, Pierre, Françoise, Aline and Maurice. Predeceased by brother Rhéal and 2 sisters Lucille and Madeleine. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. The Funeral Mass will be held at St-Sébastien Roman Catholic Church, 1000 Frances Street, Ottawa on Saturday, April 12, 2003 at 11:00am. Arrangements in care of the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry. As an expression of sympathy memorial contributions to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated by the family.