Harcourt, Nancy (nee Tubman)
An incredible spirit and wonderful person passed away peacefully at the Ottawa General Hospital on Thursday September 11, 2008, in her 59th year. Beloved wife and best friend of John Harcourt. Loving mother of Anne Harcourt and her husband David Power. Adoring Nana of Mark and Sarah Power. Nancy was predeceased by her parents Jim and Peggy Tubman. Survived by her loving aunts, cousins and many dear friends.
Nancy never missed a chance to share a smile or pass on joy and had an amazing ability to capture hearts, even of those she just met. An incredible strength and resolve second to none, she will be dearly missed.
Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Rd (at Roosevelt Ave) on Monday from 7-9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at Westboro United Church on Wednesday at 1 p.m. Cremation to follow.
For those wishing, memorial donations may be made to the Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre, 20-20 Campaign, 737 Parkdale Avenue, 1st Floor, Ottawa, ON, K1Y 1J8.
Davis, Ida Mary
In hospital, after a lengthy illness, on Wednesday, September 10, 2008, in her 72nd year. Beloved wife of the late Romeo Davis. Dear mother of Michel (Kelly). Loving grandmother of Brandon. She will be sadly missed by her many brothers and sisters. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Monday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass will be held at Saint Bonaventure Roman Catholic Church, 1359 Chatelain Street, Ottawa, on Monday, September 15, 2008 at 11:00 a.m.
Gagne, Gerard "Gerry"
Gagné, Gérard (RCAF Captain, ret.) (Gerry) Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, September 11, 2008, surrounded by his family. Predeceased by his beloved wife Karen and his eldest son Michael. Survived by his children Annette McCleave, Lise Edwards, Andrée Gagné, and Mark Gagné. Lovingly remembered by his surviving brothers and sisters Madeleine, Laurent, Colette, Charles, Denis, Lise, Michel, Claire, Pierre and Suzanne. Sadly missed by his granddaughters Taylor, Lauren, and Stephanie. Gerry’s life was defined by his love of family and his service to community and country, which he embraced with passion and unflagging joie de vivre. A dedicated officer in the RCAF, he proudly served as a fighter pilot during the cold war and later as a Search and Rescue helicopter pilot. Upon retiring from the military, he continued his love of aviation as a flight safety inspector with Transport Canada. He will forever be remembered for his generosity, can-do attitude, and community spirit. To the caring doctors, nurses and support staff of the Palliative Care Outreach Program, We Care, In Home Hospice and Home Instead, we offer our heartfelt thanks. A Service in remembrance of Gerry’s life will take place at 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 20th at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean, with visiting hours from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Palliative Care Outreach Program would be greatly appreciated.
Boucher Percy Watterson Suddenly at home on Wednesday, November 19, 2003 , aged 80 years. Beloved husband of Rhonda (nee Abbott). Dear father of Nancy White (Don), Marilyn, Valerie Collins (the late Wayne), and Steve (Mary). Loving Poppi of Jason, Christine, Trevor, Jon and Lisa. Brother of John, Laura Ashman, Eileen Duncan and Willa Wright. Predeceased by brothers Bob, George, Arthur and sister Alice. Friends may call at the Rideau Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Drive, Kars on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service in the chapel on Saturday at 1 p.m. followed by interment at Capital Memorial Gardens. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute.
Green, Myrtle nee Gaw
Peacefully at St. Patrick’s Home on Friday, September 12, 2008 in her 97th year. Predeceased by her beloved husband Arthur “Bud” Green. Loving mother of Wally (Roma), Wayne and Linda Graham (the late Terry). Dear grandmother of Cindy, Lori, Michael, Kevin and Stephen. Also survived by 4 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Special thanks to the staff at St. Patrick’s home for their exceptional care. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road, at Roosevelt on Tuesday, September 16, 2008 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday, September 17, 2008 at 11 a.m. followed by interment at Pinecrest Cemetery. Those wishing may make donations to ST. PATRICK’S HOME Building Fund, 2865 Riverside Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, K1V 8N5.
Rogers, J. Bremner
Passed away peacefully at age 77, surrounded by love, on Friday September 12, 2008. Cherished by his wife Pat, by his children Shelagh (Charlie), Margot (Geoff), John (Jan), and Rob, and by his grandchildren Jake and Angela, Luke and Tyler, and Dylan. Dear brother of Heather Thompson (Nigel). Brem was a long-time member of the investment community, a life member of the Royal Ottawa Golf Club and an ardent bridge player. He will be missed and remembered by his many friends. The family sends special thanks to a special lady: Dr. E. Honsl. Memorial visitation will be held at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd (between Bayshore and Baseline) on Tuesday September 16th from 1 to 4 p.m. A memorial service will follow in the chapel at 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, a donation in memory of Brem to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Gilliland, Bruce Wayne
Gilliland - Bruce Wayne Peacefully, surrounded by his family on Saturday, September 13, 2008 at the age of 66 years. Beloved husband of Denise. Devoted father of Brent (Carol), Mark (Alexandra Bedyn), and Jennifer (Brad Snow). Loving grandfather of Ayla, Danica and Devon. The family extends their deepest gratitude to the 6th floor staff at the Ottawa Hospital General Campus. Very special thanks to Carfor Nurses, especially Linda Tolstoy and Cathy Langtree, Doctors Terry and Brenda Brennan and the wonderful staff at the Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre. Friends and family are invited to visit at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr., Kars (East of Hwy 416) on Wednesday from 1 to 3 and 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. James United Church, Osgoode on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Peacefully on Sunday, September 14, 2008 at the age of 69 years. Beloved husband of Pauline. Loving father of Helene (Michael), Lucien (Tammy), Roger (Natalie), and Raymond (Johanne). Also survived by 11 grandchildren, 1 great-grandson, 3 brothers and 2 sisters. Friends may attend a Graveside Service at Notre Dame Cemetery, 455 Montreal Road, Ottawa on Thursday, September 18, 2008 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
In hospital on Tuesday September 9, 2008. Ann MacLaren beloved daughter of Mary (nee Morrison) and the late Dr. Alexander MacLaren. Dear sister of Louise Saint (Stuart), Leslie (Les) MacLaren (Leigh McIntyre), and Sandy MacLaren. Special aunt to Robin, Katherine, Janet, Alec, Mac, and Marleigh. Loving bestfriend of Jo-Anne and Roly Stork and Margo and Don Ford. Proud honourary grandmother of James, Annaka, Matthew, Ryan, Anna, and Jasper. A reception will be held at Pinecrest Cemetery on Friday, September 19, 2008 from 2-4 pm. Those wishing may make a memorial donation to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Hospice at May Court.
Inns, Mary Victoria
October 9, 1948 - September 11, 2008
Vickie passed away in her sleep on September 11, 2008 at St. Vincent's Hospital, Ottawa. Beloved daughter of Amanda Straith of Russell and the late James Straith. Devoted mother of Emma (Lukas Ridgeway), of Ottawa and Michael of Vancouver. Dear sister of Jay (Lorrie Mann), of Vancouver. Memorial service will be held at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 470 Roosevelt Ave, Ottawa, on Tuesday September 16th at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Lupus Canada, 590 Alden Rd, Suite 211, Markham, ON, L3R 8N2, would be appreciated.
Marshall, Cora Maud
MARSHALL, Cora Maud Peacefully at Carleton Lodge, on Friday, November 21, 2003, age 87 years. Beloved wife of the late Garnet Marshall. Dear mother of Doreen, Dorothy, Brian, Alice and Mary. Loving grandmother of 11 grandchildren. Sister of James Morrison, Dorothy Lloyd, and Viola Splane. Predeceased by three sisters. Special thanks to the staff at Carleton Lodge for their care and support. Friends may call at the Rideau Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Drive, (east of Hwy 416), Kars, on Monday,from 11:00 a.m. until time of funeral service in the Chapel at 2:00 p.m. Interment Union Cemetery, Prescott Rd. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society.
Begin, N. Shirley
BEGIN, N. Shirley - R.N. Capt. (N/S) Canadian Armed Forces, Retired. Peacefully in hospital, November 20, 2003, in her 69th year. Sister of Terry (Kathryn) of Ottawa and Douglas (Lynda) of Toronto. Predeceased by her parents, Georgie and Bill. After graduating from the Ottawa Civic Hospital (56B) and following several years of hospital nursing, Shirley joined the RCN, with twenty years of service, including postings at HMCS Stadacona (Halifax), Naden (Victoria), Cornwallis, Comox, Summerside, Holberg, Masset, Penhold, Moose Jaw, Trenton and Petawawa, specializing in medevac's and SAR recoveries. She returned to Ottawa where she completed her career at the West End Villa and the Cdn. Corps of Commissionaires, as well as caring for her parents in later years. Special thanks to Dr. Sharon Morrin, Dr. Linda Lacroix and the caring and compassionate staff of the Queensway Carleton Hospital. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road at Roosevelt, on Tuesday, November 25, from 10:30 a.m. until time of Memorial Service in the chapel at 11:30 a.m., followed by a reception celebrating and remembering her life. In lieu of flowers, donations in Shirley's memory to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Queensway Carleton Hospital Development Fund would be appreciated.
BOYCHUK, Diane After a long and courageous battle with cancer, peacefully at home, with her family by her side, on Thursday, November 20, 2003 in her 55th year. Loving wife of Bob. Dear mother of Christine (Barry Armstrong) and Derrick. Proud grandmother of Andrew, Natasha and Joshua. Survived by her mother Therese Tremblay, her brothers Pete (Sharon), Claude, and Richard, and sisters Lise (Moe) and Danielle (Bob). Predeceased by her father Pierre, brother Jacques and sisters Nicole and Lynn. She will be missed by her several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd. (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd.), on Monday, November 24, 2003 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service in the chapel Tuesday at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated by the family.
Jean passed away at home in Kanata on October 6 2008. She was surrounded by her family and her lovely nurse, Caroline. To the end she was aware and engaged in the world around her. Her great sense of humour and love of life were abundantly evident. She had a long and full life with her husband Cameron and four children, Gordon (Barbara), Peter (Elona), Chris and Suzanne (Paul). She also loved and was loved by her sister Nora, her four grandchildren, Lindsay, Nicholas, Laura, Alex and her great grand daughter, Ava. Thanks to Melanie from CCAC and her many caregivers who helped ease and enrich her journey. Thank you to friends and neighbours whose support is greatly appreciated. Love you always Jean. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of the Tubman Funeral Homes 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore & Baseline) on Friday from 1-2 pm followed by a celebration of Jean’s life in the chapel at 2 pm. A reception after the service will be held at the Nepean Sailing Club.
Licorish, Carlena Virginia nee Hunt
Licorish, Carlena Virginia nee Hunt Peacefully at Granite Ridge Nursing Home on Wednesday, October 8, 2008 in her 97th year. Beloved wife of the late Lionel Licorish, hero of the 1928 sinking of the Vestris. Cherished mother of Sybil (Harvey Hope). Loving grandmother of Sonia, Sandra and Michael (Lisa). Great-grandmother of Angelina, Jada and Zackary. Dear sister of the late Arohda Griffiths, Eulalie Hunt, Dorothy Shuffler and Dalkeith Straughn. Also survived by her niece Elsie Blackett (Carlisle) as well as many other nieces and nephews in Barbados and Canada. Special thanks to the staff at Granite Ridge for their wonderful care. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Sunday, October 12, 2008 from 2 to 4 p.m. and on Monday, October 13, 2008 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday, October 14, 2008 at 11:30 a.m.
Carkner, Lyla Ida Ada
Passed away peacefully at Granite Ridge Home on Saturday, October 11, 2008 at the age of 93. Widow of Merville Arthur Carkner (1978). Loving mother of Marilyn Godbold, the late Brian Carkner (Prudy), Berverley (Art) Drake and Richard (Mona). She also leaves behind 8 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road) on Wednesday, October 15, 2008 from 10 a.m. until service time in the chapel at 11:30 a.m. followed by interment at Beechwood Cemetery. Our sincere thank you to the staff at Granite Ridge Home for their loving kindness to Mom and the family.
Desarmia, Colleen Marie nee O’Rourke
Peacefully, surrounded by her family on Tuesday, October 14, 2008 in her 84th year. Beloved wife of the late Francis Desarmia. Dear mother of Kathleen MacLean (Ian), Desmond (Debbie), Robert, James, Pamela, and Colleen Desarmia, Jean-Marie Leacy (Ed), Terry (Julie) and Jeff Desarmia. Loving grandmother of Niall and Rory MacLean, Sean, Dean, Ryan and Gillian Desarmia and Allison, Matthew and Alexander Leacy. Predeceased by brother John and sisters Sheila, Patsy and Audrey. Friends may call at the Almonte Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 154 Elgin Street, Almonte on Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church, Almonte on Friday at 11 a.m. Interment Parish Cemetery. Those wishing may make memorial donations to Fairview Manor, Almonte.
Judd, Olivia Rae
Peacefully at home in her parents arms on October 15, 2008 at the age of 3 months. Beloved daughter of Stephen and Cindy Judd (Labelle). Loving baby sister of Evan. Cherished granddaughter of Margaret (the late Raymond) Judd of Niagara Falls, ON and Paulette (the late Jean-Noël) Labelle of South Porcupine, ON and great granddaughter of Mary Brunet of South Porcupine, ON. Lovingly remembered by all her aunts, uncles and cousins. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Ottawa (between Baseline and Bayshore Dr.) on Saturday, October 18, 2008 from 11 a.m. until service time in the chapel at 1 p.m. Special thanks to the staff at the Ottawa Hospital General Campus and to CHEO for all their care and compassion. In lieu of flowers, donations to the NICU at CHEO would be appreciated.