David Sr. Hicks
HICKS, David Sr. - Born August 12th, 1928 in Niagara Falls, passed away peacefully on May 8, 2007 at the Hotel Dieu Shaver Hospital at age 78, with his family at his side. Loving husband of Sia (Anastasia Mirtsopoulos) for 56 years; married in Niagara Falls December 29th, 1951. Dear son of the late Fannie Adela (nee Thompson) and Thomas Wilson Hicks. Dave is survived by his brother Ronald (Evelyn) and sister Betsy (Rusty) Murray and predeceased by his brothers Doug (Betty), Willie, Hughe-Pudge (the late Dorothy) and sister Margorie (the late Archie) Wolven. Son-in-law of the late Sevasty Mirtsopoulos, brother-in-law to Pete (Connecticut), the late Angelo (Port Chester, N.Y.) and the late Michael (Greece). He will be sadly missed by his children Susie, Sandy Fedorchuk, Davey Jr. (Angelica), Audrey (Steve) Buchan and Richard (Cheryl). Dear grandfather of Fannie (Ryan), Mathew, Michael, Jesse, Nathaniel, Crystal, Lisa, Dave, Ashley (Joel), Thomas, Sarah, Michelle, Skye, Brooke, Alyx, Starr, Summer, and soon to be born, Spring, as well as, Angel (Keith), Ronnie (Melissa), Danny (Melissa), Dennis, Brandi and Carli. Great-grandfather of William, Isabella, Rhyanna, Brianna, Alicia, Katitlyn, Mickayla, Madison, Megan, Emma, Gavin, Logan, Jasmine, Daisy and Olivia. Dave was an employee of Cyanamid of Canada (Welland Plant) as an electrician from 1950-1989. He loved his flea markets, garage sales and puttering around the garage restoring his antique cars. Dave was also an avid member of HASC Antique Car Club. The family will receive friends at the MORSE & SON CHAPEL of the MORGAN FUNERAL HOMES, 5917 Main Street, Niagara Falls, on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday morning at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Lundy's Lane Cemetery. In memory of Dave, donations may be made to Hotel Dieu Shaver's Palliative Care Room Foundation. Thanks to all those at the Shaver for their kindness, compassion, care and patience with our family.
Sigridur "Sigga" Muller
MULLER, Sigridur "Sigga" - At home with her family by her side on Tuesday, May 8th, 2007 at the age of 76. Loving wife of Harry for 51 years. Devoted mother of Gunnar (Lynda) of Gravenhurst, Maria Cogswell (Michael) of St. Catharines and Norman of Baie Comeau, Quebec. Cherished Nana of Jennifer, Tamia, Stephanie, Clinton, Nathan and Johnny. Special thanks to the many nurses and care providers who comforted Sigga and tended to her needs as she courageously managed cancer over the past nine years. Friends will be received at the PATRICK J. DARTE FUNERAL CHAPEL (39 Court St., St. Catharines 905- 685-6584), on Thursday, May 10th, 2007 from 7-9 pm. Funeral service to take place on Friday, May 11th, 2007 at 1:00 pm in the funeral home chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice Niagara would be appreciated by the family.
TONKONOH, Vera - Resting safe in the arms of Jesus, on Saturday, May 5, 2007, at the West Park Health Centre. Vera went to join her husband Dmytro (1989) to rest in peace. Vera leaves behind her sons Michael (Carrie, Pamela) and Boris (Lindsey Dawn, Krysta Lee); daughters Mary and Glen Anderson (Corey, Tyler) and Joanne (Kenn, Steff, Greg), and great-grandchildren Alex, Drew, Madalyn and Lucas. Vera was born in Belarus, Russia on May 13, 1925 and immigrated to Bissette, Manitoba, then moved on to St. Catharines, Ontario where she worked at the Shaver Hospital for 25 years before retiring. Vera loved to work in her gardens, loved to cook and spend time up north. A special thank you to the entire staff at West Park Health Centre for the loving attention given to our mother during her stay. You all made us feel like family. At Vera's request, a Private Family Funeral has taken place at the HULSE & ENGLISH FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, (905-684- 6346), with interment at Victoria Lawn Cemetery. Vera, you are forever in our hearts and your memories we will cherish always. Love you.
WELSH, Lorraine - Passed away with her family at her side after a 4 year battle with cancer, on Sunday May 6, 2007 in her 67th year. Lorraine, loving wife of the late John Murray Welsh (2005). Beloved daughter of Mrs. Elsie Downey and the late Clarence Downey. She is survived by her sister Bernice Greenwood and her husband Norm and her brother Patrick Merrick of Calgary. Lovingly remembered by her nieces and nephews. Lorraine was employed by H & R Block on Grantham Ave. Cremation has taken place. Private family Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Remembrances to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of PASSFIELD MORTUARY SERVICES (905)682-0474.
Lynn-Louise (nee Hrick) Brush
BRUSH, Lynn-Louise (nee Hrick) - After a long, courageous battle, on Wednesday, May 9th, 2007 at McMaster University Hospital in her 42nd year. Beloved wife of Ken. Loving mother of Heather. Survived by her mother, Jean Hrick, siblings, Deborah Kruz (Richard), John Hrick (Tracey), William Hrick, Michael Hrick (Debbie) and Anne-Marie Campbell. Predeceased by her daughter, Jennifer Faith and her father, John Hrick. Daughter- in-law of Gail Vanderlee. Stepmother of Amanda. Dearly loved by her nieces and nephew. Special thanks to Sheehan & Rosie and the wonderful staff at McMaster. The family will receive friends at the HAMMOND FUNERAL HOME AND CHAPEL, 26 Ormond Street South, Thorold on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday, May 12th at 10:00 am. Interment at Victoria Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to McMaster University Hospital (I.C.U.) would be appreciated by the family.
McINTOSH, Joyce - After a courageous battle with cancer, passed peacefully on May 8, 2007 at the Welland County General Hospital at the age of 51. Best friend, highschool sweetheart and beloved wife to John C. McIntosh of 31 years. Loving and devoted mother of Carrie-Anne McIntosh (Jared Ruston), Shannon McIntosh, Andrew McIntosh and of 'Grand-pup' Frosty. Joyce will be sadly missed by her sisters Doris Adams (George), Dorval Stewart, Dorcas McCormick (Don), Blanche Visentin (Bruno), Jane Visentin (Bob) and her brothers Wally Savoie (Mary), Cecil Savoie and Earl Savoie. Survived by her brother and sisters- in-law Lynn Nokes (Geoff), Sandra Etches (Tom), Heather McIntosh (Andy Kwok), Tom McIntosh (Mikki) and Joanne Merriam (Alan). Special aunt to Tammy McCormick- Ferguson and to her many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews on both sides of the family. Joyce will be dearly missed by her grandmother Midge McIntosh. Predeceased by her mother Irene Savoie, her brother Walter, her sister Dorothy and her mother and father-in-law John G. McIntosh and Ruth McIntosh. Joyce devoted her life to charity, particularly with the Arthritis Society and Girl Guides. A dedicated mother, she stayed for many years at home to raise her family. In her spare time, she joined Club Frontenac Volleyball and played for 19 years. Whenever she attended a party or a public function, she added life to the event in a way she will always be remembered. Joyce loved life to its fullest and always enjoyed the time spent with her family and friends. She will be missed by all her knew her. The McIntosh family will receive friends at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 179 Clarence Street, Port Colborne, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Friday, May 11. Vigil prayers will be held at 3:00 p.m. Friday afternoon. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, May 12, 2007 at St. Patrick's R.C. Church at 11:00 a.m. with Father Brian Bevan as celebrant. Rite of Committal to follow at Mount St. Joseph Cemetery. If so desired, memorial donations can be made to the Arthritis Society or Canadian Cancer Society.
Mary Elizabeth "Betty" Phillips
PHILLIPS, Mary Elizabeth "Betty" - Passed away peacefully on May 9, 2007 at Douglas Memorial Hospital, Fort Erie, ON, two days after her 85th birthday (May 7, 1922). Loving mother of Donna (John) Campisano (nee Morrison), Sharon "Timmie" Sebastian (nee Morrison) and Cynthia "Robin" Thorpe (nee Humphries). Cherished grandmother of Bill (Barbara) Campisano, Marco (Lisa) Campisano, Gaye (John) Elia, and Nancy (Volker) Loetfering. Kevin (Allison) Sebastian, Sean (Brandy) Sebastian, Jason (Heather) Sebastian, Robbie (Rebecca) Thorpe. Great grandmother of Santino, Marco and Paolo (Campisano), Frank and Carley (Elia), Bernadette and Johnna (Loetfering), Sophie (Campisano), Olivia and Fiona (Sebastian), Tyler (Sebastian), Katie (Sebastian). Also survived by many other relatives in Canada and the United States. Predeceased by Arnold and Marguerite Sadler and brother William (Bill) Sadler, Johnna Campisano and Jeremy Sebastian. Mary was a retired member of the Medical Secretaries Association. Special thanks to all the staff at Crescent Park Lodge, Fort Erie and to Dr. Spencer and staff at Douglas Memorial General Hospital. The family will receive friends at the HULSE & ENGLISH FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 75 Church Street (905-684-6346) on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday, May 12, 2007 at 11 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or Multiple Sclerosis Society, Chapter of Hope.
SALDARELLI, Rose Marie (Mazzone) ~ Surrounded by her loving family at the St. Catharines General Hospital, on Tuesday, May 8, 2007 at the age of 82. Beloved wife of the late Tony Saldarelli (August 26, 2006). Loving mother of Don (Linda) Saldarelli and Linda (Randy) Hicks. Grandma will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Brittany and Brett Saldarelli and Justine and Jenna Hicks. Dear sister of Flora (Don) Kennedy, Phil (Norma) Mazzone and Nick (Shirley) Mazzone and sister-in-law of Ralph (Connie) Saldarelli, John (Peggy) Saldarelli, Michael Saldarelli and Frank Saldarelli. Predeceased by sister-in-law Lena Westlake and brothers-in-law Pat Saldarelli and Albert Saldarelli survived by his wife Mary. Rose is also survived by many nieces and nephews. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, Thorold. Rose was a devoted and loving grandmother to her grandchildren and spent many hours tending to her flower garden which was her passion. She also enjoyed cooking and canning. Rose was a very special person and will be missed greatly by all. Rose's family will receive their family and friends at the LAMB-BOCCHINFUSO FUNERAL HOME, 2 Regent St., Thorold on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 21 Queen St. S., Thorold on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. The Rite of Committal to follow at Lakeview Cemetery, Thorold. Vigil Prayers will be celebrated at the funeral home on Friday at 7:15 p.m. Memorial donations in memory of Rose to the Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated by the family.
Audrey Marie Szczechura
SZCZECHURA, Audrey Marie - On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2007, Audrey Marie Szczechura (nee Cochran) passed away encircled in the love of her family. She was in her 81st year. Audrey is survived by her spouse of 62 years, Alexander Szczechura as well as her daughters Terrill and husband Ron Diebold of Kitchener, Alexis and her husband George Bradford of Kitchener and Nicolette Szczechura of Thorold. She was the very proud and much loved grandmother of James Bradford and wife Michelle of Edgewater B.C., Jane (Diebold) and husband Jason Kloepfer of Kitchener and Paula Bradford of Kitchener. Audrey was delighted with the additions of great grand daughters Alyssa and Summer Bradford to the family circle. Predeceased by parents Henrietta (Watson) and Albert Cochran of Merritton and brother James and his wife Maureen of Michigan. A lifetime member of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church first in Merritton and then in Thorold, Audrey was very active in a number of the Church clubs and committees. Her baking and crafts were an eagerly anticipated part of many church sales. Audrey was an avid and very talented craftsperson and will be missed by her stitching and quilting groups. Cremation has taken place. Audrey's family invite you to celebrate her life on Sunday, May 13th, 2007 at 2:00p.m. at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church Thorold. The family ask you to dress so as to reflect Audrey's love of colour and pattern. In lieu of flowers, a donation to St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church would be appreciated and may be made through the HAMMOND FUNERAL HOME AND CHAPEL, 26 Ormond Street South, Thorold.
Edward William Noel Morgan
MORGAN, Edward William Noel, D.F.C. and Bar - Peacefully at home with his family around him on April 14, 2007. Ted was born on December 25, 1910 and spent his early life in Northampton, England. After moving to Abergavenny, Wales in 1925, he became a theological student before changing course and qualifying as a Solicitor of the High Court of Justice in 1939. At this time, he met his life partner Norah on the tennis court. During a distinguished career in the R.A.F., he attained the rank of Squadron Leader. After the war, Ted and Norah immigrated to Canada and settled in Oakville where they engineered their family. Ted dabbled in farming and business before finding his true vocation as an educator when he was invited to join the staff of Ridley College in 1958. He was an inspiring teacher of English who balanced his intellectual activity by coaching students in cricket, hockey and soccer. Ted's teams were legendary for their success. In 1968, Ted joined the staff of Niagara College where he taught English and philosophy and was student faculty advisor. He was the first person in Ontario to be elected as Senior College Master. Following his retirement in 1978, Ted devoted much of his time to developing and maintaining The Millstone, his beautiful property in Ridgeville. For those who visited it from around the world, The Millstone was a place of pleasure, peace and serenity. Ted was a sparkling conversationalist, wise counselor and loyal friend. His delightful sense of fun, warm heart and unending kindness transformed many lives. He was a strong supporter of his local community and a dedicated environmentalist whose life was enriched by his relentless probing of the potential of pure awareness. A true gentleman, he will be greatly missed by all whom he has touched. Ted was predeceased by Norah, his beloved wife of 61 years and is survived by his sons David, Charles (Jenny), Paul (Susan), Jonathon (Kimberlee) and grandchildren Marjorie and Thomas, Robyn, Ross and Colin, Kaleigh and Jeremy. In accordance with his wishes, his ashes will be scattered in the forest glades at The Millstone. Donations may be made in his name to the Norah Morgan Scholarship at Brock University. Arrangements entrusted to the LAMPMAN FUNERAL HOME, 724 Canboro Road, Fenwick. (905)892-4701.
William Robert Rees
REES, William Robert - At West Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Grimsby on Monday April 16, 2007. William Rees of Beamsville, aged 71 years. Beloved husband of Elizabeth (nee Garner) and brother of Helen (Bill) Haines and Carole (Ernie) Loosemore all of St. Catharines. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at the TALLMAN FUNERAL HOME, 4998 King St., Beamsville on Saturday April 28 at 11:00 a.m. If desired, donations to the Parkinson Foundation or the Diabetes Association would be appreciated.
Carolyn Fulton (nee Chaplow) Waite
WAITE, Carolyn Fulton (nee Chaplow) 1918-2007 - With a deep sense of loss the family of Carolyn (Carrie) Waite announces her sudden passing on Thursday evening, April 19 at Caressant Care Nursing Facility, Bonnie Place, St. Thomas, Ontario. Youngest daughter of the late Frederick and Margaret Chaplow, Mrs.Waite was predeceased by her husband Douglas Charles Waite (1992). The last of her family, she was predeceased by her sisters, Helen; Elva (Mrs. Mark McCorvie); Gordon, William, Norman and John. She was the adored mother of Paul of St. Catharines, Carol (Gary Roberts) of Burlington and Margaret (Douglas Burgess) of Sarnia. Mrs. Waite was also much loved by her grandchildren Christopher and Jeffrey Roberts and Ken Burgess and Lauren (Aaron) Kilbreath. Her sister-in-law Elizabeth (John) Chaplow also survives as well as two nieces and four nephews. Mrs. Waite was a devoted sister, wife, parent and grandparent. She was the best friend and constant support to her beloved Douglas during his twelve years of illness. Until she was no longer able to drive, she took great pleasure in chauffeuring her lady friends of Knox Presbyterian Church, St. Thomas, to worship each Sunday. She had been a member of the Women's Missionary Society at Knox Chruch and of the River Road Women's Institute. Mrs. Waite was also a former member of the First Church of Christ Scientist. Friends will be received at the DANIEL KING FUNERAL HOME, 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas on Monday 7 to 9 p.m., then at Knox Presbyterian Church, 55 Hincks Street on Tuesday from 1 p.m until time of service in the chapel at the church at 2 p.m .Interment at St. Thomas Cemetery. Reception to follow at the church.
Anne Elizabeth Ainslie
AINSLIE, Anne Elizabeth - July 2, 1924 - May 3, 2007. Anne Ainslie, a resident of the Manitoulin Lodge and formerly Elizabeth Bay, died at the Lodge on Thursday, May 3, 207 at the age of 82 years. She was born in London, England, daughter of the late Henry and Jessie (Silk) Stone. She was enlisted with the Royal Air Force in England in WW11. Anne had worked at the Sault Ste. Marie Hospital for a number of years, and worked as a Student Nurse Administrator. Anne enjoyed knitting and sewing. She had a large collection of dolls, making all the clothes for them. Anne also enjoyed travelling, having been to many places. Dearly loved and loving wife of 64 years of Leone Ainslie. Loving mother of Martin and his wife Molly of Elizabeth Bay, Ron and his wife Carolyn of Sault Ste. Marie and Gerry Ainslie of Elizabeth Bay. Proud grandmother of Kate and Joel Merrylees, Corinna and Liam Foley, Pam and Mark Jones, Dustin and Rhonda Ainslie, Tracie Thomas, Jenny and Rod Davis and Becki Thomas and 10 great grandchildren. Predeceased by brothers and sisters in England. A private funeral service will be conducted in the Wm. G. Turner Chapel of the Culgin Funeral Home on Saturday, May 5, 2007 with Pastor Rod Davis and Pastor Erwin Thompson officiating. Cremation to follow. If so desired, donations to the Alzheimers Society or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Glenn Murray Shapley
SHAPLEY, Glenn Murray - Passed away peacefully at New Market Hospital Thursday, May 3, 2007 in his 66th year. Beloved husband of Lynda (Robbins). Much loved father of Cynthia and Glenn (Allie Catania). Murray was the oldest of 4 siblings; Gordon (Ft. Erie), Barbara Dochstader (Peter) (Fonthill), Margaret Shamess (Brian) (Sault Ste. Marie). Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews including Jeremiah, Jessalyn, Brittany, Alexis and Brandon Shamess. Murray worked for 35 years with the Associates Finance company then he formed and operated his own mortgage company. His love for standard bred horses was a life long passion, owning many successful race horses. Our hope, our consolation, our faith is that whoever believes into Him will not perish but will have eternal life. Visitation in Toronto at the Marshall Funeral Home, Richmond Hill, Thursday, May 10th, 2007 and memorial service Friday.
Robert A. Kennedy
KENNEDY, Robert A. - Of Beachburg passed away in Caressant Care Nursing Home Cobden, on Thursday May 3, 2007. He was the eldest child of Robert Kennedy and Clara Discher. Beloved husband of Winnifrede Kennedy nee Patterson. Dear brother of Laurence (Grace) and George. Also survived by sisters-in-law Sheila Kennedy (wife of the late William); Elsie Rose, (wife of the late C. James Ross) and by several nieces, nephews and their families. Bob was predeceased by sisters Grace (late Eldred Dickie); Pearl Blakey (late Rusty); Jean Gregorich (late Peter); Maureen Lajeunesse (late Bill); and by one brother William; niece Gail Kennedy; nephews Dick Blakey and David Ross. Robert was engaged in underground mining in Timmins, Kirkland Lake and time keeping at INCO Sudbury Ont. He was an active member of St. Andrews United Church Sudbury and a long time member of Nickel Masonic Lodge Sudbury. Since retirement in 1976 he has been an active member of St. Andrews United Church Beachburg. In respect of Bob's wishes cremation has taken place. Friends may meet with the family in St. Andrews United Church Beachburg Tuesday May 8, 2007 from 1 p.m. until service time at 2 p.m. Interment Beachburg Union Cemetery. Donations in memory of Bob may be made to the Lift Fund of St. Andrews United Church Beachburg. Following the service a reception will be held in the church. Arrangements entrusted to the care of the FRASER-MORRIS & HEUBNER FUNERAL HOME COBDEN.
Stanislaw Korczak - In Memoriam
KORCZAK, Stanislaw - In loving memory of Stanislaw Korczak, 84 years, who passed away Sunday, May 6th, 2007 at the Extendicare York. Born in Suckej Woli, Kieleckim, Poland, he was raised on a farm went into the Army, and was a prisoner of war during World War II. He worked as a guard in Germany until 1948, moving to France, then in 1950 to Canada. In 1953 he started with INCO, where he worked for 35 years. Stan married Zofia in 1961. He is a member of St. Casimir's Church and the Polish Combatants. Stan enjoyed the outdoors, camping and fishing, especially at Manitoulin Island. He had a wonderful passion for feeding the ducks and became well known on Southview Drive for his love of his feathered friends. Beloved husband of Zofia (Pasternak) Korczak predeceased April 19th, 2006. Loving son of Michala and Magdaleny Korczak both predeceased. Loving brother-in-law of Stanley Pasternak (wife Janina) of Sudbury. Special uncle of Eva (husband John Murphy) and Stanley Pasternak. Cherished great uncle of Sarah and Amanda. Sadly missed by family in Poland. Resting at the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, 233 Larch St. Funeral Mass in St. Casimir's Church, 210 Paris Street Tuesday, May 8th, 2007 at 1 p.m. Interment in the Civic Cemetery. Donations to St. Casimir's Church would be appreciated. Prayers 7 p.m. Monday. (Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Monday).
SAWCHUK, Ronald - At St. Joseph's Health Centre, Sudbury, Saturday, May 5, 2007. Ronald Sawchuk beloved husband of Dawn Gleason in his 70th year. Loving son of Rita Sawchuk and the late Bernard Sawchuk. Dear brother of Raymond Sawchuk (Marlene) of Corbeil. Lovingly remembered by his family. Funeral service will be conducted at McGUINTY FUNERAL HOME Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Cancer Society would be gratefully appreciated by the family.
BIGG, Dorothy May (nee Smith) – Surrounded by family at the Sudbury Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, May 8, 2007 at the age of 77. Beloved wife of the late Donald Bigg. Loving and devoted mother of the late Betty-Anne Rickard, late Henry Jacob, late Shirley-May Jacob, Pam Boretz (Gary), Bill Boretz (Pam), Robert Boretz (Holley) and Nancy Jean Beauchamp (Mark). Cherished nana of Steven Dufour (Janet), David Johnson (Ellen), Melisa and Daniel Dumond (Nicole), Jenna and Courtney Boretz, Robert Jr. Boretz (Monica), Zachary and Connor Beauchamp. Great nana of Ashley, Brett, Brooklynn, Tony and Baby Dumond. Predeceased by her parents, Edward and Ethel Smith. Dear sister of Jean Caron (Larry). Sister-in-law of Allen Bigg (Annette). Friends may call at the ARTHUR FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE on Thursday, May 10, 2007 from 6-9 pm. Funeral service from the chapel on Friday, May 11, 2007 at 11 am. Rev. Bruce McLeish officiating. Interment Greenwood Cemetery. Memorial contributions to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
Charles Walter Cooper
COOPER, Charles Walter - Peacefully, after a courageous battle with cancer Charles passed away at the Sault Area Hospital - Plummer Site on Sunday, May 6, 2007 at the age of 71 years. Beloved husband of Janet. Loving father of Jana Laframboise (Rob) and Todd Cooper of Queen Charlotte Islands, B.C. Cherished Grampie of Cooper and Genevieve Laframboise. Dear brother of Lois Bellinger (Nick). Son-in-law of Anne Ravlich. Very special brother-in-law of Bill and Cathy Barton, Matt and Gerry Ravlich and the late Randy Ravlich. Loving uncle of David Barton (Tammy) and Jake Barton. Charlie will also be remembered by several nieces and nephews. After 27 years as Executive Director of the Canadian Red Cross Charlie enjoyed his retirement at his cottage at Batchawana Bay. At Charlie's request there will be no visitation or funeral service. Memorial donations made to the New Sault Area Hospital Building Fund or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the NORTHWOOD FUNERAL HOME (942 Great Northern Road 945-7758).
Velma Ailiin Devoni
DEVONI, Velma Ailiin - Velma passed on to that Blueberry Patch in the Sky on Saturday, May 5, 2007 at the Sault Area Hospital (General Site) at the age of 78 yrs. Beloved wife of Tony (Friggy) and best mom of Michael, Anthony and Michelle Rutledge (Kevin). The greatest Mummu to Jackson, Brice, Kodi and Katie. There will be no funeral service but friends are invited to a memorial visitation at the ARTHUR FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, Thursday, May 10 from 6 - 9 p.m. Donations to the Finnish Rest Home or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.