Edna M. McCaig
MCCAIG, Edna M. - Peacefully at Perth on Wednesday December 5th, 2007 Edna M. (James) McCaig (formerly of Elliott Lake) at the age of 84 years. Loved mother of Jane (Gerry) Ozon, Anne (Jack) Bowes and Andrew McCaig; she will be sadly missed by her grandchildren. Dear sister of Harry (Iris) James of England and the late Ron James. Services are all private for the family; arrangements are in the care of BLAIR & SON FUNERAL DIRECTORS, Perth (613) 267-3765. Those wishing are asked to consider memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society of Lanark County or fund of one's choice.
Laurence Edward Rains
RAINS, Laurence Edward - “The Ole' Saw Duster” - July 1, 1925 - December 7, 2007 - He passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his family at the Sault Area Hospital - General Site in his 83rd year. Loving husband of 60 years to Marie. Father of Gloria (Gord) and Brian (Jackileen). Papa to Stephen and Shelly, grandpa of Lawson (Jessica) and Linsey. Predeceased by his parents Clarence and Elizabeth, his brother Murray and his sister Jean. Brother-in-law of Mary Lou. He will be dearly missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins. He will be fondly remembered by those who knew him. The family would like to extend a very special thanks to the staff at the Sault Area Hospital ICU. Friends may call at the St. Joseph Island Free Methodist Church on Monday, December 10, 2007 from 11 am until 1 pm. Funeral service will be held at 1:30 pm. Rev. Tom Gurnick officiating. Memorial contributions to Matthews Memorial Hospital, St. Joseph Island Free Methodist Church or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to BARTON & KITELEY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 759-2114.
TURCOTTE, Adele - Born December 18, 1989 in St. John, New Brunswick; Adele passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, December 6, 2007 at the age of 17 years. Dearly loved daughter of Denis and Julie. Loving sister of Danielle, Patrick and Phillip. Dear grandaughter of; Andre and Raymonde Turcotte of Thunder Bay and Denise and the late Lucien Lemaire of Orleans. Niece of; Philip and Kerri Turcotte, Josee and Bob Ballantyne, Michele and Lucy Lemaire , Sue and the late Andre Lemaire. Fondly remembered by her many other relatives and friends. Adele had Diabetes since the age of 6 years and worked hard at having a normal life in spite of it. Adele was a kind, loving and protective sister always watching over her sister and brothers. She always stood for those who had difficulty doing so for themselves. She believed in being up front, direct and honest about her feelings. Adele had the heart of a lion and cared for all things true and good. She strongly believed in family first and followed the motto, 'Families stick together and help each other out.' To her mom and dad she was that wonderful little girl with the twinkle in her eye and a zeal for life. We will all miss her and never forget her. Friends may call at the NORTHWOOD FUNERAL HOME (942 Great Northern Road 945- 7758) on Monday from 1 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass and committal at St. Jerome Church on Tuesday, December 11, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. with Reverend Hamish Currie officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations made to the local chapter of the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (J.D.R.F.) would be apprecaited by the family.
Charles Leroy Wilson
WILSON, Charles Leroy - Peacefully at the SAH on Thursday, December 6, 2007 in his 93rd year. Dear husband of the late Louise. Devoted father of Bob (Mary), John (Judy) and the late Ronald. Grandfather of Cameron, Christian, Michael (Jennifer), Clinton (Kara) and Charlie. Special great grandfather of David. Beloved brother of Pauline Taylor (late Jack) of Sarnia. Brother in law of the late Harry, Albert (Moon) and Fred (Mickey) Garrison. Survived by several nieces and nephews in Southern Ontario. Special friend of Red Nelson and family and Bill Patterson. Charlie was born in Sarnia on October 14, 1915 where he grew up, married then moved to the Sault in the 1930's to work at Algoma Steel. He was a veteran, loved hunting and fishing, a past member of the Rod, Gun and Pistol Club, and the 34th Technical squadron where he attained the Rank of Regimental Sergeant Major. He was a devoted caregiver to our mother for many years. Friends may call at the ARTHUR FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE on Monday, December 10, 2007 from 11 a.m. until time of service in the chapel at 1 p.m. Mr. Thom McDonough officiating. Interment Greenwood Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Salvation Army or charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. www.mem.com At the going down of the sun And in the morning We will remember them. Members of the Royal Canadian Legion are requested to assemble at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Monday, December 10, 2007 at 1 p.m. for a memorial service for the late Charles Wilson.
Luella Emilie Wark
WARK, Luella Emilie - Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family on Friday evening the seventh day of December, 2007 in her 81st year. The former Luella Plant was the beloved wife of “Tom“ Russel Wark. She was the loving mother of Wayne and his wife Karen, Garnet and his wife April, Phyllis and her husband Doug Pennock and Debbie and her husband Brian Kirk. Dear sister of Gordon Plant, Laverne Plant and Eleanor and her husband Fred Carty. Her memory will be cherished in the hearts of her 9 grandchildren: Melissa and Jim, Amy and Daryl, Kyle, Tristan, Kevin, Krista, Whitney, Austin and Joshua as well by her great- grandson: Jimmy-Mac. Sister-in-law of Ross and Lorraine Wark, Gordon and Marjorie Wark, Freda and Bruce Hardy, Bernice and Steve Strba and Doreen and Bev Kirkland. Predeceased by her parents: Harvey and Marina Plant, her parents-in-law: Garnet and Myrtle Wark, her brother Mel, brothers-in- law and sisters-in-law: Laverne and Betty Wark and Ivan and Alvera Wark. Friends may call at the CURRIE FUENRAL HOME, in Chatsworth for visitation on Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., where the funeral service will be conducted on Tuesday afternoon at 1p.m. Melinda Cornfield will be the officiating clergyperson. Interment will take place at Hillcrest cemetery in Tara. If so desired, memorial contributions to the Canadian Diabetes Association or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family as your expression of sympathy.
Ronald Conrad Bouchard
BOUCHARD, Ronald Conrad (1951- 2007) - The family is very sad to announce the sudden death of Ronald Bouchard, 56 years, December 2, 2007 at his home in Calgary. Loving father of Wesley Toppazzini of Whistler, B.C., and Whitney Bouchard of Calgary, AB. Cherished son of Rae (Rejeanne LaRue) and Butch (predeceased), brother Gary (Claire) and sister Lynn. Will never be forgotten by his nephew Christopher and nieces Deana, Renee, Danielle and Liane. Ron was an ironworker who began his career in Sudbury with Local 786, then later transferring his card to Local 725 in Calgary where he worked on many projects in a supervisory capacity. Ron was an accomplished pool and dart player; he was a fun loving man with many friends and will be missed. A Celebration of Life will take place in Calgary on Saturday, December 15, 2007 at the Pierson Funeral Service Ltd. In Ron's memory donations to the Heart and Stroke Association would be greatly appreciated.
June Alietha (nee Desjardins) Cecchini
CECCHINI, June Alietha (Desjardins) - Our mother joined hands with her Lord and Saviour on Wednesday, December 5th, 2007. She peacefully surrendered her soul to reunite with her husband Jack, predeceased 1999, and children Thomas (1950), Donna Marie (2005) (husband Brian Sawyer) and Deborah Ann (2007) (husband Bud Schmidt). She was surrounded with love, peace and her adoring children Mary Lou Arseneau (Leo), Gary (Rose Marie), Pamela Humphrey (Richard), Tom (Barb), Carolyn Pennock (Cliff), Tracy Roy (Andy), Connie Conlon (Michael), Jackie Cecchini- McAuley (Kenneth). She was the proud grandmother to 24 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren, all of whom adored her. She was blessed with many life long relatives and friends whom she cherished. Born in 1929 in Danberry, Connecticut and raised in Prescott, Ontario, she was the daughter of Melvin and Bessie Desjardins (Thorpe). She moved to Capreol when she married her husband Jack of 52 years in 1947. She devoted her whole life to her 11 children. Tiredlessly she never stopped loving, teaching, cooking and caring for them. Some of her precious and peaceful memories were spending time at the family cottage with them playing Euchre, dominos and enjoying sunlite days and nature. A very special thanks to Dr. R. Mehta for the wonderful care, respect, attention and affection he showed our mother. She always said how special he was. A special thank you, as well, to Natalie Moyle, mom's primary nurse, for her exceptional care and support day and night. The family is forever indebted. Arrangements have been entrusted to LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME, HANMER/CAPREOL, 4605 Michelle Drive, Hanmer. Friends may call 2- 6 p.m. Friday, December 7th, 2007. A private service to celebrate our mother's life will take place the following day. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Kidney foundation would be appreciated. Mother, go rest high on that mountain, for your work here on earth is done. Join singing with angels, God, the Father and the Son. We will love you forever.
Georgina Marie (née Bruneau) Fortier
FORTIER, Georgina Marie (née Bruneau) - The family announces with sorrow, her death in Sudbury, Monday December 3rd, 2007 at the age of 90 years. Daughter of the late Philippe and of the late Ida (née Dionne) Bruneau. Wife of the late Guillaume Malbeuf, of the late Joseph MacDonald and of the late René Fortier. Loving mother of Roger Malbeuf (Yvette) of Webbwood, Donald Malbeuf (friend Marie MacBain) of Sudbury, Maurice Malbeuf and Ronald Malbeuf (Shelley) all of Edmonton. Predeceased by her son Robert (late Betty). Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her 9 grandchildren and her 8 great- grandchildren. The family will receive friends at the CO-OPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd. E. (at Notre- Dame) Sudbury, Saturday December, 8th, 2007 from 1-2 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 2:00 p.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel, Sudbury. Donations to the Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated.
Lauri Iisakki Kriikula
KRIIKULA, Lauri Iisakki - In loving memory of Lauri Iisakki Kriikula, in his 100th year, who passed away Wednesday morning, December 5th, 2007 at the Finlandia Koti. Beloved husband of Aili (Makela) Kriikula predeceased January 10th, 1991. Loving step grandfather of many step grandchildren and great grandchildren. Sadly missed by his niece Irene Poikkimaki, and many great nieces and nephews. Born in Kurikka, Finland, he moved to Canada in 1929, marrying Aili in Sudbury in 1955. At Lauri's request there will be no public visitation or service. Cremation at the Park Lawn Crematorium. Donations to Finlandia Koti would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME.
Sherdon George “Gary“ Lott
LOTT, Sherdon George “Gary“ - In loving memory of Sherdon George “Gary“ Lott, 84 years of Sudbury who passed away Wednesday, December 5th, 2007 at the Sudbury Regional Hospital - St. Joseph's Health Centre. He was born in Clouston, Saskatchewan and married Elizabeth “Betty“ (Soward) in Halifax, N.S. in 1945. A proud Canadian Gary had served in the Canadian Army during World War II. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #564, Lockerby, the Sudbury Garrison Old Guard and the R.C.M.P. Veterans Association. He had been the Safety Supervisor at the Copper Cliff Smelter retiring from INCO in 1982 with 34 years service. Gary had been a member of the Association to Advance Ethical Hypnosis and the International Society for Professional Hypnosis; he also had been a member of the Sudbury Militia for 17 years, life member of the Caruso Club Golden Age Club and the Sudbury Lodge #658 AF & AM. An Anglican, he belonged to St. John the Divine Church. Gary lived the lessons taught by Jesus as a Good Shepherd and Good Samaritan to all he met. He will be well remembered for his goodness and values by his loving family and many friends. Beloved husband of 62 years of Elizabeth “Betty“ (Soward) Lott of Sudbury. Loving father of Carole Landon of Kingston and Michael (Desiree) of Toronto. Cherished grandfather of Leigh Kent (Matthew) and Jess Landon (Samantha); great grandchildren Maguire, Rory, Fergus, Kyla and Savannah. Dear son of William George and Mary Louise (Harrison) Lott both predeceased. Dear brother of Lt. Walter John Lott predeceased and Ralph Lott. Memorial Service in St. John the Divine Anglican Church, 34 Godfrey Drive, Copper Cliff Saturday, December 8th, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. Donations to the St. John the Divine Church Memorial Fund or Royal Canadian Legion Branch #564 Lockerby Poppy Fund would be appreciated. Friends may gather at the Church after 1:00 p.m. Saturday. (Arrangements entrusted to the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME).
Kazimierz “Kaz“ Paszkowski
PASZKOWSKI, Kazimierz “Kaz“ - The family announces with sorrow, his death in Sudbury, Tuesday December 4th, 2007 at the age of 83 years. Son of the late Edward and of the late Emilia (nee Zajac) Paszkowski. Husband of the late Eileen Paszkowski (nee Marion). Loving father of Thomas Karl Paszkowski (Valerie) of Perth. Dear brother of Lukasz Paszkowski of Poland. Predeceased by his sister and by his 3 brothers. Sadly missed by his dearest and best friend of 6 years, Alma Blais of Sudbury. Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren, Lisa of Fort McMurray, Dawn and Suzanne both of Ottawa and Gillian of Perth. Mr. Paszkowski retired from Falconbridge Mines Ltd. after 27 years of service. His loving family and all who knew him will remember his good character and the kindness of his heart. He was a former member of the Royal Canadian Legion, a member of the Polish Combatants Association and a member of the W.H.E.O. Club. The family will receive friends at the CO-OPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd. E. (at Notre-Dame), Sudbury, Saturday, December 8th, 2007 from 1-4 p.m. and 6-7:30 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 7:30 p.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel, Sudbury.
Robert M. “Bob“ Grawbarger
GRAWBARGER, Robert M. “Bob“ - In loving memory of Robert M. “Bob“ Grawbarger, 62 years, who passed away Friday December 7th, 2007 at the SRH Memorial Site. The staple of Thor Lake, a life long trapper, outdoorsman and an extremely proud and tenderhearted person, a part of Bob will live on with everyone he touched. Beloved son of Mary Grawbarger of Capreol and Victor Grawbarger predeceased. Loving brother of Margaret Wells (Ross) of Chelmsford, Michael Grawbarger (Susan) of Warren and the late Steven, Murray and James Grawbarger all predeceased. Loved by 13 nieces and nephews, many aunts, uncles, cousins, great nieces and nephews, friends and acquaintances. Funeral service in the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME, Hanmer/Capreol Chapel, 4605 Michelle Dr., Hanmer, Sunday December 9th, 2007 at 4 p.m. Cremation with interment in the family plot at the Capreol Cemetery. Donations to the Heart & Stroke Fund would be appreciated. (Friends may call after 1 p.m. Sunday).
Eileen (nee Briscoe) Landry
LANDRY, Eileen (nee Briscoe) - The family announces with sorrow, her death in Sudbury Saturday, November 10th, 2007 at the age of 89 years. Survived by her step- son Mark Landry (Linda) of Cartier. Dear friend of Margaret Robidoux. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren, Matthew, Michelle and her great- grandchildren Jordan and Madeleine. She will also be sadly missed by her feline friends Beau and Misty. The family will receive friends at the CO-OPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd. E. (at Notre-Dame), Sudbury, Monday December 10th, 2007 from 3-4 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 4:00 p.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel, Sudbury.
Clarisse (née Allaire) Paquette
PAQUETTE, Clarisse (née Allaire) 1908 2007 - The family announces with sorrow her death at Au Château, Home for the Aged, Sturgeon Falls, on Wednesday, December 5, 2007 at the age of 98 years. Daughter of the late Joseph and of the late Eglantine (née Mayer) Allaire. Wife of the late Joseph Paquette. Cherished mother of Bea (Gerry Faubert) and Emile (Stella) both of Sudbury, Hector (Lucille), Laurette (Roger Dussault), Jeannine (Jacques Malette), Georgette Cloutier (late Paul), Rita (Yvon Vincent), Laurent (Karen), Fernande (Ubald Belanger) and Denise Poirier (friend Marcel Brazeau) all of Sturgeon Falls. Predeceased by her three sons, Gabriel (wife Lucie), Léo (late Rita) and Armand (late Thérèse) and by her daugther Rollande Paquette. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her 37 grandchildren, 49 great-grandchildren and 18 great-great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her brothers and sisters, Donat, Arthur, Alice, Beatrice, Lilliane and Laura. The family will receive friends at THEORET BOURGEOIS FUNERAL HOME, Sturgeon Falls, on Sunday, December 9, 2007 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Sacré Coeur Church, Sturgeon Falls, on Monday, December 10, 2007 at 11 a.m. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society or Diabetes Association would be appreciated.
Barbara Hladki - In Memoriam
HLADKI, Barbara - In loving memory of a dear mother, mother-in-law and grandmother who passed away December 19, 1999. Every day in some small way, Memories of you come our way, Though absent you are ever near, Still missed, still loved and ever dear. - Lovingly remembered by Richard and Donna, Robert, Allison and Artur, Jeff and Nikka.
Leokadia Barb Hladki - In Memoriam
HLADKI, Leokadia Barb - In loving memory of a dear mother and grandmother who passed away December 19, 1999. Many a lonely heartache. Often a silent tear, But always a beautiful memory Of a Mother whom we love so dear. -Always in our hearts George, Pina, & Krystina.
HURLEY, Rauliegh - In loving memory of Rauliegh Hurley, loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. We little knew that morning that God was going to call your name. In life we loved you dearly, in death we do the same. It broke our hearts to lose you, you did not go alone, for part of us went with you, the day God called you home. You left us peaceful memories, Your love is still our guide And though we can not see you You are always at our side. Our family chain is broken, and nothing seems the same. But as God calls us one by one, the chain will link again. - Lovingly remembered by Annie, Tim, Louise, Joe, Anne and grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Lloyd & Grace Lang - In Memoriam
LANG - In loving memory of our wonderful parents, Lloyd, who passed away December 19, 1988 and Grace who passed away January 22, 1995. Your memory lives on and we continue to be inspired and guided by your love. You are always in our hearts. - Lovingly remembered by Jill (husband Ted) and Holly (husband, Hal, sons Devin and Troy).
Ed Fantham - In Memoriam
FANTHAM, Ed - In loving memory of a dear husband, father and grandfather who passed away December 21, 1998. Those special years will not return, When we were all together, But with the love within our hearts, You'll be with us forever. - Lovingly remembered by Elva, Sharon, Jimmy, Brian and Mona and families.
Sonny Labbe - In Memoriam
LABBE, Sonny - In loving memory of our brother in law, Sonny who passed away December 19th, 1988. Gone but not forgotten. Love & miss you always, Claudette & Gary
Frank Reda - In Memoriam
REDA, Frank - In memory of Frank Reda, born July 5, 1939, Italy, died June 20, 2007. In loving memory of a beautiful man. A husband, father, grandfather and a good friend to many. We miss your presence in our lives, We long for your mischievous smile, You're with us every day as we notice your character come through in our own selves and in the lives of your grandchildren. We know you are with God watching over us. Thank you for all you've given us, take care and we'll see you when we get to heaven. - With love, your wife Eugenia, and your children Linda, James, Tony, Louise, John, Anna and Gino and your grandchildren: Ryan, Samantha, Jorden and Connor.
Shirley (nee Moss) Genys - In Memoriam
GENYS, Shirley (Moss) - Remembering our loving sister, December 21, 1991. We hold you close within our hearts And there you shall remain To walk with us throughout our lives Until we meet again. - Forever loved and missed by Linda, Les and families.
Bert Giuliani - In Memoriam
GIULIANI, Bert - In loving memory of a dear father and Nonno who passed away December 21, 2000. Tenderly we treasure the past, With memories that will always last. - Lovingly remembered by Joe, Marnee, Samantha and Michael.