Peacefully on Friday, March 28, 2008 at the Queensway Carleton Hospital with her family by her side. Beloved wife of Allan. Loving mother of Tim and Amy Richard (Rob). Proud grandmother of Kayleigh and Austin Richard. Dear sister of Davis Biron (Lyse), Joann Caskenette (Joe) and sister-in-law of Vera Guy. She will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Albert and Gabrielle Biron, step-mothers Pauline Monfils and Elliane Descarie and her brother Andre. Special thanks to those who cared for Pauline, especially Dorothy, Chris and Nicole of VHA and Tina, Deana and Ann of Care for. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, Carp on Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. & 7 to 9 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Monday at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Donations to the Multiple Sclerosis Society would be appreciated by the family.
Gould, William Nelson (Bill)
In hospital, after a brief illness, on Thursday, March 27, 2008, in his 82nd year. Beloved husband for 58 years of Maxine Oke. Dear father of Patricia (James Koss), Ronald (Donna) and Douglas (Diane). Loving grandfather of Amanda Gould (Luc Leblanc), Curtis Gould, Samantha Koss and Katelyn Gould. Bill will be fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews and extended family. We wish to thank Dr. Paul Hacker and the third and fourth floor staff of the Queensway Carleton Hospital for their care and attention. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Tuesday, April 1, 2008 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. A memorial service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Bill please consider the Parkinson Society Ottawa, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9 or the Queensway Carleton Hospital Foundation, 3045 Baseline Road, Nepean, ON K2H 8P4.
Lloyd, James (Jim)
Peacefully in hospital surrounded by his family on Friday, March 28, 2008 in his 79th year. Beloved husband of Dorothy (Morrison). Dear father of Carol Osbaldeston (Stephen), Janet Salopek (John), Patricia Neilson (Colin), Cora Merchand (Arthur), and Rosser (Stacie). Loving grandfather of Morgan, Amanda, Vanessa, Hunter, Tanner, Jonathan, Kelly, Robyn, Austin and Avery. Brother of Donald and predeceased by his sister Leona and parents Austin and Mildred (Walters) Lloyd. Friends may call at the Almonte Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 154 Elgin St., Almonte on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Almonte General Hospital.
GORDON, Mary Frances (nee Saunders) Jan. 28, 1925 – Mar. 28, 2008 Peacefully in hospital with her family by her side. Wife of the late Melbourne Gordon. Loving mother of Glen (Dorothy) and Murray (Jeannie) of Woodlawn and Barbara (Doug Gordon) of Arnprior. Cherished grandmother of Ashley, Erin and Matthew Gordon of Woodlawn and Allan and Graham Gordon of Arnprior. She will be sadly missed by her brother Maurice Saunders (Diane), sister Dorothy Read (Everett) and sister-in-law Marion Smyth (the late Gillies). Special aunt to many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sisters-in-law Jean Craig (Leonard), Viola Laughlin (Ken) and Doris Major (Elsworth). Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, Carp on Monday from 2-4 & 7 – 9 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at St. Thomas Anglican Church (Woodkilton Rd. at Kinburn Sdrd. on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Interment McLaren’s Cemetery in the spring. Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Spires, Leicester Knight (Lester)
89, passed peacefully on Saturday morning, the 29th day of March 2008, at the Granite Ridge Manor, Stittsville, ON. Leicester Knight was born on Friday, the 27th day of December 1918, at the family home in New River, NB; son of the late Florence Edna (Murphy) and Stephen John Spires. A loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather; Leicester was the last surviving member of his family. Survived by his wife, Eva Mary (Gowan) of Ottawa, ON; four sons: Meryl Leicester Spires, Frederick Ivan Spires and wife Margaret Rita (LaForce), Michael Hazen Spires and wife Sheila Anna (Burr), Harold Francis Spires and wife Penelope Anne (Arbuckle); all of Ottawa, ON; one daughter, Winnifred Anne Spires of Ottawa, ON, special grandchildren: Miguel John Andre Bernard Spires, Kimberely Ann (Smith) LaForest, Kenneth James Smith, Karen Ann (Smith) Anderson, Kerry Ann Spires, Kimberly Joan Spires, Joy Kathleen Eva (Spires) Godfrey, Mark Edwin Spires, Ryan Matthew Spires, Lindsay Margaret Spires, Shawn Michael Wright, Erin Anne Wright, Matthew Richard Spires; five great-grandchildren: Carson Montgomery Spires, Payton Henry Spires, Mackenzie Marie Chisholm-Spires, Braedon Matthew Spires, Joshua Matthew Knight Spires, several cousins, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents: Stephen John Spires (3 FEB 1980) and Florence Edna (Murphy) (11 JUN 1981); five brothers: Maurice Stephen Spires (21 JUL 1943); Vincent Chipman Spires (28 AUG 1962); Maynard Russell Spires (27 APR 1985); Melvin Hedley Spires (15 JAN 1997); Arthur Hazen Spires (17 DEC 2004); twin daughters, Margaret Spires (29 JUN 1947), Mary Spires (29 JUN 1947) one special cousin, Myrtle Jean (Scott), Mrs. Richard Everett (Denley) (11 JUN 1995). Resting at Tubman Funeral Home, 3440 Richmond Road, Ottawa, ON with visitation on Monday, the 31st day of March 2008 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Funeral services from St. Richard's Anglican Church, 8 Withrow Avenue, Ottawa, ON On Tuesday April 1, 2008 at 2:30 p.m. with Rev. Michael Fleming officiating. Interment in Capital Memorial Gardens, Ottawa, ON. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society, the Multiple Sclerosis Society or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
In hospital after a short but valiant battle with cancer, on Saturday March 29, 2008 at the age of 78. Beloved husband of Joan (nee Hanson) for 53 years. Loving father of Katherine (Bill Kearns) and David (Eileen). Proud grandpa of Robin, Tyler, Riley and Scott. At Harvey’s request there will be no visitation. A private family service will be held at a later date. For those wishing, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of your choice.
Dewar, Peter William Sweeney
Suddenly on Friday March 28, 2008 at the age of 41 years. He will be sadly missed by his son Daniel and Daniel’s mother Olga. Beloved son of Bevis and the late Barbara Ann Dewar. Dear brother of Sarah Leahy (Stephen). Uncle of Kevin and Kira Leahy. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, Carp on Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday from 2 to 4 p.m. & 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at St. Mary’s Anglican Church, Dunrobin on Saturday at 11 a.m. Memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
In the Carleton Place hospital, on Monday, March 31, 2008 at age 60 after a 6 month fight with cancer. Susan Margaret McCourt, daughter of the late Vernon and Melba McCourt. Beloved wife of Gordon Campbell. Loved always by her daughter Jodie (Richard) Hoerdt and their children Stefan and Spencer. Also loved by her step-daughter Debra Healey and her children Andrew and Jordan. Fondly remembered by her sister Jane (James) Wolfe and by Jodie’s father Larry Robinson. Susan will be greatly missed and loved by her extended family in the Vietnamese Community. At her request their will be no visitation or service. The family would like to thank the staff of the Carleton Place Hospital for the care and love given to Susan and for those wishing a donation in her memory may be made to the Carleton Place Hospital Foundation, 211 Lake Ave., E., Carleton Place, ON. K7C 1J4.
Peacefully, in hospital, on Sunday, March 30, 2008 at the age of 87 years. Beloved wife of Harold Colclough. Sadly missed by Phyllis Lacoursiere (Guy), Bruce Sloan (Shelagh) and many other cousins and friends. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Thursday, April 3rd from 1:00 pm until time of service in the chapel at 2:00 pm. In lieu of flowers a donation to the Ottawa Humane Society would be appreciated.
Fraser, Doug Suddenly in Ottawa on Monday, March 31, 2008, aged 78 years. Predeceased by his wife Annette (nee Aubrey). Dear father of Paula Fraser, Brenda Thompson, Janice Fraser and Glenn Fraser. Dear Poppa to Valerie and Andrea Fagan, Riley and Lindsey Thompson, and Sydney Mitchell. Fondly remembered by Wayne Oliver. Special thanks to the staff of Billings Lodge for their wonderful care of our Dad and support to the family. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Wednesday, April 2, 2008 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. then at the Lougheed Funeral Home, Hanmer Chapel 4605 Michelle Drive, Hanmer, Ontario on Friday, April 4, 2008 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral mass will be held at Our Lady of Peace Roman Catholic Church, Capreol, Ontario on Saturday April 5, 2008 (time to be confirmed). In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.
Myers, Earl Joseph
Veteran W.W. II
Peacefully at home, Westmeath On, on Thursday October 30, 2003 at the age of 77. Predeceased by his beloved wife Irene May Myres (Reece). Loving father of Irene O'Connor, Ottawa, Ronnie (Mrs. Dan Wesley), Moose Factory ON, Gloria (Mrs. Maurice Whelan), Arnprior ON, Jim Myres, Yellowknife NWT, Cindy (Mrs. Stephen Assaly) Hawkesbury ON, and Michael Myres and his wife Brenda, Kinburn ON. Survived by 11 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Dear brother-in-law to Margaret Cottrell-Boyd, Patricia Clement, Pat Horton and Jim Reece. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Rd., at Roosevelt, on Sunday November 2, 2003 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service in the chapel on Monday at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Lung Association would be appreciated.
Gallant, Alfred Joseph
Peacefully at home with his family at his side, on Monday, March 31, 2008, at the age of 72 years. Alfred Joseph Gallant of Stittsville,ON. Beloved husband of the late Gwendolyn Mary Gallant. Loving father of Anna Marie Young (Brian), Sharon Gallant (Bobby), Dan Gallant (Louise), and Penny Gallant. Dear brother of Teresa Craig (Clarence), Doreen Stuart, Alyre Gallant, and Gloria Riopelle (Terry). Brother-in law of Richard Ford (Jo) and Sylvia Pek (Ray). Predeceased by sisters Lorraine, Elva, and Lucy and brothers Ray and Henry as well as his brother-in-law Bob and sister-in-law Gail. Also survived by 10 grandchildren. Friends may visit the family at Holy Name of Mary Church, Almonte on Friday, April 4th from 10 a.m. until time of Memorial Mass at 11 a.m. Interment of cremated remains at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Almonte in the spring. Donation made in the memory of Alfred to Holy Spirit Church Building Fund, 1489 Shea Rd., Stittsville, K2S 1A8 would be appreciated by the Gallant Family.
Irons, Jean Lillian
Peacefully at the Queensway Carleton Hospital, on Monday March 31, 2008, in her 91st year. Beloved wife of the late Donald Irons. Survived by her son Roy (Denise). Grandmother of Eric and Julie, and great-grandmother of Chase. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean, on Saturday, April 5, 2008 , from 9:30 a.m. until the time of memorial service in the chapel at 10:30 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Pinecrest Cemetery. No flowers and no donations at the family’s request.
Wills, Aileen (Nee Darragh)
Wills, Aileen (Nee Darragh) Peacefully at home on Tuesday April 1, 2008 in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late George Wills. Loving mother of John (Anne) and Margaret Wills. Cherished grandmother of Andrea (Richard Lanouette) and Lynne. Predeceased by her sisters Frances Mason and Marion McDowell. She will be missed by her sisters-in-law Bernice Wills and Helen Lloyd as well as several nieces and nephews. Special thanks to the palliative care team who attended to Aileen for all their care and compassion. Visitation will be held at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd (between Bayshore and Baseline), on Thursday April 3rd from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service Friday at Christ Church Bells Corners at 11:00 a.m. Interment Pinecrest cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Palliative Care Outreach Program, 305-63 Glencoe Street, Ottawa, ON, K2H 8S5.
Shouldice, Jacqueline (nee Elliott)
Peacefully in hospital, on Monday, March 31, 2008. Jacqueline Joan Shouldice, in her 75th year. Predeceased by her devoted husband, Ronald. Loving mother of Lee (Carol Ritter) of Toronto, Tracy (Bonnie Peebles), and Tyler (Kim Gagné) both of Ottawa. Cherished Nana to Alison of Toronto, and Reid and Kassy of Ottawa. Daughter of the late James (Jack) Elliott and the late Hilda Campbell. Friends may pay their respects at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean, on Saturday, April 5, 2008, from 12:00 p.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m. Private interment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, Jackie wished that donations be made to the Diabetic Clinic of the Ottawa Hospital or to the Ottawa Heart Institute
Smyth, Matthew P.
Employee – Atomic Energy Control Board of Canada, President-Nepean Adult Hockey Association
Unexpectedly on Monday, March 31, 2008 at the age of 49 years. Son of the late John and Jean Smyth. Proud and loving father of Ashley and Michael. Dear brother of Paul (Lynda), Sandra (John Bejermi) and John (Alison). Uncle Matt to Samantha (Lubie), Stephanie, and Daniel; Leah and Sarah (Matthew); Andrea, Philip and Christopher. Great-uncle to Drew. Matt is also survived by his children’s mother, Susan, his extended family and friends. Matt’s passion for hockey, saw him involved in organizing and playing in many leagues. Family and friends are invited to gather for a time of remembrance at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Friday, April 4th from 1:30 pm until time of service, which will be held in the Chapel at 3:00 pm. For those wishing, a donation in Matt’s memory to the Ottawa Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.
Clouthier, Emmett Louis
In Loving Memory of EMMETT LOUIS CLOUTHIER Peacefully at his home on Tuesday April 1st, 2008 in his 84th year. Beloved son of the late Edna and Louis Clouthier. Emmett Louis Clouthier of Carp, beloved husband of Betty Merilyn(nee Robinson). Loving father of Lynn, Randy,Tasma Baxendale, Rodney (Dale), Roger, Jamie (Patti), Monty (Shelley) and Shawn (Pam). Loving grandfather of Brendon (Erin), Giselle, Bryce, William Baxendale, Thomas Baxendale, Amanda, David (Lauri), Kirk,Luke,Wendal,Gavin, Corey, Candice, Katrina, Tyler, Lyndsay and Tanner. Dear brother of Enid Turcotte,Philip (Jeanne), Romeo (Rita), Marguerite Vallee (Maurice, Wesley, Douglas (Madelaine), Anita Turcotte (John), Robert (Huguette), William (Dianne), Claude (Cora), Glenda Yanchuk (Larry), Gerard (Arda), Denise Huppert (George), Timothy (Sandra), Louise Banaszek (Karl), Elaine Groulx (Les) and Nancy Paul (Brian). Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, Carp, Ontario on Saturday April 5th, 2008 from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm. Funeral service in the Chapel on Sunday April 6th, 2008 at 1 pm followed by interment in the spring. In lieu of flowers the family would appreciate donations to the Queensway Carleton Hospital or a charity of your choice.
Taylor, Mary “Mollie” Thirkell
Peacefully at Garden Terrace on Wednesday, April 2, 2008 at the age of 89. Beloved wife of the late Frederick ”Fred” Taylor. Loving and devoted mother of John (Susan), Neil and Penelope “Penny”. Cherished grandmother of Christopher, Christian “Chris” and Michael. Predeceased by her sisters Millie and Joyce. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt), on Saturday, April 5, 2008 from 10am until service time in the chapel at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Arthritis Society would be appreciated.