Arnold Lesley Earl - 02/09/2004
Music Educator, Organist & Dedicated Volunteer Peacefully in hospital on Sunday, February 8, 2004. Beloved husband of Helen (nee Sawtell) and loving father of Eugene (Barbara), Holly (Bruce McCubbin), Gwen Chatelain, Leeroy (Brenda) and Neill. Dear grandfather of Gillies McCubbin, Colleen McCubbin and Alexis Earl. He is also survived by sisters Laura Douglas (Walter) and Reta Dunbar. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Tuesday, February 10, 2004 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Service will be held at McLeod Stewarton United Church, 507 Bank Street (at Argyle) on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Reception to follow. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations to the charity of one's choice would be appreciated.
Ernest Evraire - 02/02/2004
Peacefully, in hospital, on February 1, 2004, Ernie passed away at the age of 92. Beloved husband, for 55 years, of the late Fernande (Vachon); loving father of Richard, LGen (ret'd) (Thérèse Valiquette) of Ottawa, Nicky Nash (late Phil) of Gatineau, and Paul, Q.C., of Toronto; very dear and special friend of Lois Steen; loved Grampy of Carrie (Bruce Snider), Laurie (Mark Poulin), and Tim Nash; great grandfather of Gregory, Emma, Jacob, Maxwell, Joey and Grace; predeceased by his son, Roger and brother Bill; he is survived by his sister Estelle Ellis, Niagara Falls, N.Y., and Frank Evraire of Ottawa. There will be no visitation. Friends may offer their condolences to the family beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 10, 2004, at Notre-Dame Cathedral at 10:30 a.m., followed by a reception at the Cathedral. Donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Gordon Froman - 02/03/2004
Peacefully at home on Sunday, February 1, 2004 in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Helen. Loving father of Ruth (Darrell Sherman) of Toronto, and Daniel of Ottawa. Cherished Zaidie of Avital, Yonatan, David and Sara. Dear brother of Harry ( Esther) Froman. Uncle Gordy will be sadly missed by his many nieces , nephews and friends. A Funeral Service will be held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, 1771 Cuba Avenue, Ottawa, on Tuesday, February 3, 2004 at 11 a.m. Interment Jewish Community Cemetery, Bank Street, Ottawa. Shiva to be observed at 464 Thessaly Circle. those wishing may make donations to the charity of their choice.
Laura Gour - 02/11/2004
Mother for the love you given us we say thank you
“Au revoir” - Until we meet again!
The Descaries-Gour family with sadness announce the death of Laura Gour (nee Descaries), on February 11, 2004. Laura Descaries was born at Ottawa in 1912; she was the daughter of the late Marie-Laure Groulx and the late Léopold Descaries; and sister of Liliane arid the late Annette and the late Ubald. In 1934 she married Edmond Gour, Dad, who passed away In 1989. Mother of Roland, Lucien, Claire, Françoise (Jacques Bernard Lagroix), Paulette (Richard Proulx) and mother-in-law of Charlotte Gour. Cherished grandmother of André Lacasse (Daniele Racine) Nathalie Skof; Marc Andrews (Anne-Marie Beaulieu); Roch arid Roxanne Gour (Antoine Bernier); Josée Lagroix-Scott (Steve Scott); Chantale Lagroix- L’Heureux (Daniel L’Heureux) Stéphane Proulx (Nancy Rogg) and Pascal Proulx. Loving great-grandmother of Nicole and Matthias Skof; Martin and Justin Lacasse; Eric, Laura and Channelle Andrews; Michelle and Vanessa Scott; Dominic L’Heureux; Danielle and Anick Bernjer; and soon-to-be born Leah Rogg-Proulx. Laura was a member of L’Association des Oblats de Marie, and her passion was genealogy research. The family would like to thank the staff of the Palliative Outreach Program for their compassionate care. In memoriam donations may be given to the Palliative Outreach Program. Friends may visit at the St Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Friday, February 13, 2004 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Bonaventure Parish, 1359 Chatelain Avenue on Saturday, February 14, 2004, at 10 a.m. Interment Notre Dame Cemetery.
Willis J. Hadley - 02/06/2004
On Tuesday February 3, 2004 in his 81st year. Beloved husband of Connie. Predeceased by Jean (Grant) Hadley. Dear father of Danny(Annie), Peter(Deb) and Timothy(Laurie). Stepfather of Karen(Claude), Kathy(Maurice), Kristine(Norman) and Kim(Joey). Brother of Harvey(Betty), Douglas(Marion), Raymond and Gladys(Robert). Loving grandfather of 17 grandchildren. A Past Master and Life Member of Hemmingford Masonic Lodge #72, G.R.Q., Past President of Royal Canadian Legion #11 and Member of Orleans Legion #632. No visitation by request. A celebration of Willis' life will be held at St. Aidan's Anglican Church, 955 Wingate Dr. Ottawa,On K1G 1S9(parking off Hamlet)on Saturday,February 14, 2004 at 11 a.m. Arrangements in care of the Memorial Funeral Home of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 584 Somerset Street West, Ottawa. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hospice at May Court,114 Cameron Ave Ottawa, On K1S 0X1. A special thanks to Dr. Louise Coulombe, the VON and the Hospice at May Court.
Marjorie Hewitt (nee Banner) - 02/03/2004
Suddenly at Extendicare/Starwood on Monday, January 26, 2004, Marjorie Wallace Hewitt, age 95. Beloved wife of the late Harold Hewitt and loving mother of the late David and the late Ted. Dear mother-in-law of Marlene Hewitt and May Hewitt. Cherished grandmother of Michael (Tanya), Greg and Laura. Loving great grandmother of Ashley and Lauren. Dear aunt of Gerald Buchanan (Susan). Predeceased by 4 sisters and one brother. Special thanks to the caring staff of 1 North at Starwood. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Tuesday, February 3, 2004 from 1pm until time of the memorial service in the Chapel at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Family Support Group Extendicare/Starwood (114 Starwood Road, Nepean, K2G 3N5), The Ottawa Humane Society, or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Gerry Hilliard - 02/05/2004
Peacefully on February 4, 2004 at the age of 60. Survived by his brother Robin. Gerry will be fondly remembered by all his friends at O.C.A.P.D.D., Loeb Centre and the Edgewood Care Centre. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Sunday, February 8, 2004 from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held at Edgewood Care Centre, 399 North River Road on Monday, February 9 at 10 a.m. Special thanks to the staff of the 5th and 6th floor of the Ottawa Hospital General Campus. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Harold C. Hovey - 02/05/2004
WWII Veteran Life Member Manotick Legion Br. 314 Charter Member Trinity United Church Member Of L.O.L for 55 years Passed away peacefully at West End Villa on Monday, February 2, 2004 in his 87th year. Beloved husband of Viola (nee Long). Dear father of Richard (Angela), Ronald (Dawn) and Karen (Ken MacKay). Proud grandfather of several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Predeceased by parents William Hovey and Mabel Taylor of Osgoode and his brother Clarence (Chuck) of Niagara Falls. Survived by sister Alice Cassidy and brothers Harry (Evelyn) and Arnold (Hazel) all of Ottawa and sister-in-law Jennie of Niagara Falls. At Harold's request there will be no visitation. Cremation will be followed by a private burial at Merivale Cemetery. Friends may attend a Memorial Service at Trinity United Church, 1099 Maitland Avenue on Friday, February 6 at 11am. In his memory, donations may be made to Trintiy United Church or to the charity of choice. Arrangements by the Memorial Funeral Home of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Vola Audrey Inniss (nee Brooks) - 02/06/2004
Peacefully in Ottawa on Wednesday, February 4, 2004 in her 87th year. Dearly beloved wife of the late Leonard Inniss. Loving mother of Bert of Barbados, West Indies, Rose-Marie Fernandes of Toronto, Roland (Didi) of Ottawa and Ian (Bea) of Brockville. Also loved by her eleven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Ina Jordan of Barbados, West Indies. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Tuesday, February 10, 2004 from 7 to 9pm. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday, February 11 at 11am. Interment Beechwood Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy memorial contributions to your favourite charity would be appreciated by the family. Special thanks to the Carleton Lodge staff Nepean Wing for their loving care and compassion.
Isobel Jeffrey (nee Armstrong) - 01/28/2004
Peacefully, on Monday, January 26, 2004, at Colonel By Retirement Residence in her 89th year. Predeceased by her husbands Dr. Fred Jeffrey, Keith Playfair and Howard Walker. Loving mother of James (Sandy) Walker (Pat) of Ottawa, Janet Walker of St. Petersburg, Florida and Bonnie (Dr. Tom Downs) of Claremont, New Hampshire and extended family Ann Playfair-Prasloski (Dr. Peter), the late Joan (Dr. Alex Graham) and Charles Jeffrey (Nicole). Cherished grandmother of ten grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. Also survived by her dear sister Merle Ainslie of Ottawa. Predeceased by her brother Lorne Armstrong. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Friday, January 30, 2004, after 10am until service time in the chapel at 11am. Reception to follow in the McGarry Family Reception Centre. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Parkinson Society, Ottawa, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E4 would be appreciated by the family. The family wishes to thank the staff at Colonel By Retirement Residence for their special care.