Given, Nancy (nee Carroll)
Courageously after a battle with cancer on Sunday September 11, 2005 at the age of 66. Predeceased by her beloved husband Harry. Loving mother of Barry (Patricia), Mary (Vincent Legault) and Cathy Given (Brian Petruk). Proud grandmother of Mellissa, April, Cheryl, Billy, and Shannon. Dear sister of Frank and Bernadette. Predeceased by her brother Walter and her sister Ann. Friends are invited to join the family for the memorial mass at St. Brigid Roman Catholic Church, 179 Murray St., Ottawa, on Thursday September 15, 2005, at (time to be confirmed). Inurnment to follow at Notre Dame Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Arrangements in the care of Tubman Funeral Homes.
McKenzie (WO1 Cd RCAF Retired), Stuart A.
Peacefully on Sunday, Sept 11, 2005 Stuart McKenzie of Ottawa, Ont., at the age of 81 years. Beloved husband of Frances McKenzie son of Edith and Kenneth McKenzie. He will be sadly missed by his five children Steven (Judie), Bonnie, Dawn, Colin (Mary) and Timothy. Loving grandfather of 5 grandchildren Geoffrey, Jennifer, Jamie, Jessie, Thomas and Grandpa-Grandpa to Kyla. Stu served with distinction in the RCAF from 1943 to 1972 during which he was a peacekeeper with the UNEF in Gaza. He will also be remembered as a High School teacher at Pontiac Protestant High School. Stu proudly served with his fellow veterans as a member of the Royal Canadian Corps of Commissionaires. Friends may attend a memorial visitation at the Westboro Chapel of the Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road at Roosevelt on Wednesday, September 14, 2005 from 7-9 pm. A memorial service will be held in the chapel on Thursday, September 15, 2005 at 11 am. Interment of Cremated remains will take place at Campbell's Bay on Thursday, September 15, 2005 at 3 pm. In lieu of flowers donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute or to the RCAF Memorial Museum, P.O. Box 1000, Stn. Forces, Astra, ON,K0K 3W0 would be appreciated by the family.
McPherson, Yvonne Florence
At Garden Terrace, on Sunday September 11, 2005, in her 87th year. Beloved wife of Bill. Dear mother of Barbara (Eric Bull), Douglas (Margret), and Marcia (Michael Scrimgeour). Loving grandmother of Jamie, Karen, Michael, Bill, Christopher and Laura. Great-grandmother of William. Sister of Norman Wilson (Carol). Friends are invited to join the family for a reception at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes 3440 Richmond Rd., (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd.), on Saturday September 17, 2005, from 2 to 5 p.m. For those who wish, a donation to the Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated.
Johnston, Edith Elizabeth "Bessie"
On Thursday, January 25, 2007, in her 88th year. Predeceased by her husband Omer. Loving mother of Gilbert (Inez) of Smiths Falls, Wava Cox (Bill) of Woodlawn, Andy (Ann) of Kingston, Omer (Marilyn) of Shawville, Ellen Verch (Lawrence) of Eganville, Trevor (Nicki) of Woodlawn and predeceased by Joan McLellan (Billy of Woodlawn), Edith, Kirk, Carson, Judith, Janice, Blair and Blake. Special Granny to 18 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Beatrice Barnes, Bernice Beck, Iris Piche, Paul Wilson, Billy Wilson and the late Olive Bloom. Friends may call at the Valley Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, Carp on Monday 2-4 & 7-9 pm. Funeral service will be held at St. Thomas Anglican Church, Woodlawn on Tuesday at 11:00 am, followed by interment in the Parish Cemetery. For those wishing, donations to Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Foster, Terence O'Kelly
FOSTER, Terence O’Kelly On Friday January 26, 2007 at the age of 88. Beloved husband of the late Agnes Dolby Foster. Survived by his brother Leonard and his children Lorne (Pauline) Chambers and Cathy Foster all of Winnipeg. He will be sadly missed by his chosen family Brian and Lynda Campbell and Seanna and Austin Jones. Very special thanks to the West End Villa and Terence’s favorite girls Althea and Eden for their devoted care. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.), on Friday from 10:30 a.m. until time of service. Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel at 11 a.m. Memorial donations can be made to The Canadian Guard Dog for the Blind.
Lewis, Clarence Stanley
In hospital on Saturday, January 27, 2007 in his 79th year. Beloved husband of Dorothy Fisher. Loving father of David and Lynda Roy (Ron). Dear grandfather of Colby, Joshua and Cameron Roy. Brother of Neil Lewis (Betty). He will also be greatly missed by his nephew Steven Lewis and family. Predeceased by his parents Stewart Lewis and Elsie Simpson. Friends may call at the Carleton Place Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 61 Lake Avenue, Carleton Place on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday from 12 noon until time of service in the chapel at 2 p.m. Interment Dewar’s Cemetery, Ashton in the spring. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Carleton Place and District Memorial Hospital or the Ashton United Church.
Wallace, Diane Emelda
Peacefully on Sunday, January 28, 2007 at the age of 65 years. Loving mother of Ron W. of Bryson and the late Robert J. (Bobby). Also survived by their father William Thomas Wallace. Dear sister of Jack Robertson and his wife Margaret of Kemptville. She will also be missed by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 pm. A Graveside Service will be held on Wednesday at 1:00 pm at Norway Bay United Cemetery, Norway Bay, QC. For those wishing a donation in memory of Diane to the Manoir Sacré Coeur, 230 chemin de La Chute, PO Box 610 Fort Coulonge, QC J0X 1V0 would be appreciated.
Peacefully, surrounded by the family she loved, Hope Fancy (nee Sinclair) passed into a pain free world on Sunday January 28, 2007 1:05pm. She was predeceased by her parents, Pete and Gladys Sinclair and her brother Donald. Hope was the loving, devoted wife of John Fancy, mother of Sharon (Gilles) Roy, Keith (Michelle), John (Robyn), Susan (Ken), Lester and Joy (Robbie) Bisson. She loved all her grandchildren: Jason, Skye, Clayton, Curtis, Alyson, Bryan, Colin, Shawnee, Sophie, Lyndsay, Joey and Derek. Her sisters Bev, Barb and Betty loved her. Our mother was the New Year’s baby in Ottawa January 1, 1936. Visitors will be received at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) on Tuesday from 1-3 & 5-7 pm and again Wednesday at Knox United Church, 25 Gibbard Ave., Nepean from noon until time of memorial service at 2:00 pm. A reception will take place downstairs immediately following. Special thanks are extended from Hope’s family to some very special people: Sandi and Nadia, and to Dr. Farncombe and her staff. These very special ladies made her final months more bearable, with good humor, kindness and gentle caring… not to mention their professionalism and compassion. For those who wish to make a donation in lieu of flowers we would like to suggest the Palliative Care Outreach Program, a registered charitable organization, located at 63 Glencoe St., Suite 305, Ottawa Ontario, K2H 8S5, www.palliativeoutreach.org
Francoeur, Dana Michelle
Peacefully with her family at her side, on Saturday, January 27, 2007, Dana ended her short but courageous 7 month battle with cancer at the young age of 18. She is survived by her mom Linda, sister and best friend Tara, as well as her father Rene (Sharon), along with Aunt Wendy, Uncle Bobby, cousins Jesse and Ryan, and her many friends and classmates at Canterbury High School. There are no words to express the gratitude for the love and support given to Dana and her family these past few months. It is truly inspiring how this community came together to help a family in need. Special thanks go out to Blane Holtz, Dr. Nicholas, Dr. Mai, Linda, Sue and the entire staff of 5 East at the General Campus. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd) on Saturday February 3rd from 11:00 am until time of service. A Celebration of Dana’s Life will be held in the Chapel on Saturday at 4:30 pm. For those wishing a donation to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation would be appreciated.
Paterson, S. Joyce
PATERSON, S. Joyce (nee Vavasour) RN ’43 Civic Passed away at home on Monday, January 29, 2007 in her 86th year. Daughter of the late Ken and Sybil Vavasour of Edmundston NB. Predeceased by her brother Ken Vavasour. Wife of the late Robert Paterson and the late Dr. John Beggs. Loving mother of John Beggs (Karyn) and Janet Dow (Arthur). Proud and loving grandmother of Sarah and Victoria Beggs, Malcolm and Austin Dow. At Joyce’s request there will be no visitation or funeral service. Joyce was a very special lady who will be dearly missed by all of those who knew and loved her. Donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Peacefully with her family at her side, on Monday, January 29, 2007 age 50 years. Sheryl Joan Hewitt, beloved wife of Ross. Loving mother and best friend of Brandi and Jenna (Blake Martel). Much loved daughter of Beth and Sterling Hewitt (Kay). Dear twin sister of Shelley (Tim) Purdy, Marlene (Barry) Goddard, Heather (Delmer) Sample and Jim (Sheryl) Hewitt. Dear sister-in-law of Murray (Linda) MacGregor, Joyce (Don) McRae, Janet Kerry, Glenn (Marjorie) MacGregor. Cherished loving aunt to her many nieces and nephews. Lovingly supported by her many close friends and neighbours. Predeceased by her mother-in-law Isabel and father-in-law Ray and by brother-in-law Earl MacGregor. Special thanks to all the staff at 5 East of the Ottawa General Hospital and to the Home Care Nursing staff. Friends may call at the Tubman Kerry Funeral Home, Carleton Place Chapel, 61 Lake Avenue West, Carleton Place for visiting on Wednesday and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, 44 Rothesay Drive, Kanata on Friday at 12 noon. Spring interment Auld Kirk Cemetery, Almonte. For those who wish, memorial donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated.
Peacefully, on January 31, 2007, in her 90th year. Predeceased by her husband, Lester. Beloved mother of Betty Vaughn (Bill), George (Jennifer), Gary (Judy) and Bruce (Doreen). Precious grandmother of eight grandchildren and fondly remembered by fifteen great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Grant (Ann-Marie), Audrey (the late Wilbert), Beth (the late David) and John (Norma). Predeceased by brothers Arthur (Grace), Eldon (Caroline), Evelyn (George) and by George. Special thanks to the exceptional care provided by the staff at Forest Hill Long Term Care Facility, and by rectors, past and present, of Christ Church Bells Corners. Family and friends may visit at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road) on Sunday February 4, 2007 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday February 5, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Pinecrest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Christ Church Bells Corners, would be appreciated.
Graham, Clifford Elburn
February 4, 1910 – January 30, 2007
Cliff will be sadly missed by his wife of 64 years Eleanor (Norrish), daughter Janet , his son and daughter-in-law Bill and Sue, grandchildren Jim Pegg (Nanaimo), Karen Pegg (Vancouver), Kesta and Dayna Graham (Toronto), predeceased by brother Lyall (Grace) Graham, and sister Orpha (Harvey) Fenton. Cliff was a long time employee of RL Crain ltd. Clifford and Eleanor spent many enjoyable years at the cottage on Rideau lake and retirement in Florida. At Cliff’s request a family memorial will be held. In Memoriam donations to the Boys & Girls Club of Ottawa, 1463 Prince of Wales Drive, Ottawa, ON, K2C 1N7, will be appreciated.
Giles, Alma Olivia
Retired Nurse March 15, 1914 – February 2, 2007
Peacefully at Almonte General Hospital with her family at her side on Friday, February 2, 2007. Alma Olivia Giles (nee Clarke) of Cedar Hill (Pakenham), loving wife of the late Harvey Smithson Giles (2001). Alma is survived by her sisters Kaye (Cliff) Wilson of Richmond, ON and Laura (Gordon) Gellhorn of Calgary, AB. She is also survived by her sisters-in-law, Millie Lowe and Paula Giles, both of Almonte, her brothers-in-law, Howard Boal of Smiths Falls and Willard Giles of Pakenham. Alma was predeceased by her brothers, Thomson (the late Edna), Donald (the late Iva), and her sisters, Thelma (the late Grant) Anderson, Eileen (the late Elliot ) Shannon, Edith (the late Kelly) Coleman and Ruth (the late Dale) Bradley. She will be fondly remembered as “Aunt Alma” by three generations of nieces and nephews. Alma will hold a special place in the hearts of her nursing colleagues and many, many special friends. Friends may call at the Almonte Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 154 Elgin St., Almonte on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Memorial service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Interment of cremated remains in the spring. It was Alma’s wishes that donations be made in her memory to the Almonte General Hospital.
Bradley, Sandra Joan
It is with profound sadness we announce the sudden death of Sandra Joan Bradley on Thursday, January 25th, 2007 at the age of 56 years. Sandy fought a courageous battle against cancer with such strength and optimism, she earned the title “The Warrior”. Sandra was a devoted wife to her true love and soul mate, Paul and proud, adoring Mom to Mathew, Paula and Cassandra Bradley. Sandy will be dearly missed by her parents Joan and the late Meb Scharfe and in-laws Bill and Isabel Bradley. She is also survived by brothers Randy (Donna), Blair (Sue), sister Judy (David), and brother-in-law Rich (Ann). She will be missed by her loving nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. The family welcome you to a memorial service at St. Thomas Anglican Church, 1619 Main St., Stittsville, on Saturday, January 27th 2007 at 2:00 p.m. Reception to follow in the church hall. In memory of Sandra, the family would welcome donations to the Canadian Cancer Society.
“You can shed tears when she is gone or You can smile because she lived. You can cry and close your mind, be Empty, turn your back or you can do what she would want … smile open your eyes love and go on.”