Riddell, Kenneth H. (Ken)
Riddell, Kenneth H. (Ken) Retired - Bell Canada Peaefully at home surrounded by his family, on Tuesday, December 2, 2003 in his 63rd year. Beloved husband of Patricia Stephens and dear father of Kristen (Jeff Hoganson), Melanie (Paul Chedore) and step-father of Kelly Prudhomme, Tammy (Dwain Leblanc). Grumpa to Tyler, Jayden and Kennedy Hoganson; Anna Chedore; Jake and Charlotte Leblanc. A reception, for family, relatives and friends, in Ken's memory will be held in the Maple Terrace Room of the Tubman Funeral Homes, Garden Chapel, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore and Baseline Road) on Thursday, from 2 to 3:30 pm. Cremation with a private family inurnment will take place at Pinecrest Cemetery. Those wishing to make a memorial donation in memory of Ken, may do so to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Society or the Ottawa Humane Society.
Koschade, Johanna Beate
KOSCHADE, Johanna Beate Peacefully in the presence of her family on Monday December 1, 2003 at the age of 78. She is very much missed and will be lovingly remembered by her family and friends. She was the beloved wife of the late Karol Georg Koschade and was predeceased by her brother Lutz and her sister Doris. She is survived by her daughter Andrea (Bryan Rogers), her son Ralph, her sister Rita (residing in Germany) and nieces and nephews (also in Germany). Johanna was a kind and gentle woman, who loved her garden, the outdoors and her travels. She busied herself with her friends and her hobbies and managed to enjoy life to the fullest. She was still kayaking two months ago and gardening in October, before cancer robbed her of what should have been many more years. She was our mother and our best friend -- we are devastated at the loss. A service in Johanna’s memory will be held at Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) Nepean, on Saturday, Dec. 6, at 1:30 p.m, followed by a reception at the (at). If desired, donations may be made to The Hospice at Maycourt, 114 Cameron Ave., Ottawa, or to the Canadian Cancer Society. “Live each day as if it were your last, and garden as though you will live forever.”
Saunders, Silas Philip
Retired National Research Council
Peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer, on Friday December 5th, 2003 at the Elisabeth Bruyère Health Centre, at the age of 80. Beloved husband of Olive (Bradley). Dear father of Elaine and Donald. Son of the late Alfred Saunders and Susan Wilson of Torbolton Township. Predeceased by brothers Paul and Stephen. Phil was a member of the Highlands Golf Club, the Granite Curling Club and Temple Lodge No. 665 GRC, Westboro. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road at Roosevelt, on Monday December 8th, 2003 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Pinecrest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute Alumni Inc. or to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Garvie, Katharine "Kaye"
Peacefully on wednesday, December 3rd, 2003 in hospital. Beloved wife of the late Hector Garvie. Loving mother of Douglas Garvie and Dorothy "Dodie" Cathcart (Moe Desgane). Cherished grandmother of Jason (Joanna), Michael (Jennifer) and Kristina and great-grandmother of Justice and Tyenasha. A private family service will be held in the spring of 2004. Inurnment Stittsville United Cemetery. Arrangements in care of the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes.
Young, Clifford Oswell
Peacefully on Wednesday, December 3rd, 2003 at the Providence Continuing Care Centre of the St. Vincent de Paul Hospital in Brockville in his 92nd year. Beloved husband of the late Elsie Ward. Loving father of Betty Valley (Bob) and Alinda Valcour (Ron). Sadly missed by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Lilly Bradley. Predeceased by a sister Judy Doherty. At Clifford's request a private family funeral will be held. Donations to the Providence Continuing Care Centre would be appreciated. Arrangements in care of the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes.
Furtner, Sebastian Peacefully at home on Tuesday December 2, 2003, at the age of 72. Loving husband of Anita (nee Desjardins). Dear father of Mary Louise (David Lafleur), Louis (Tracey), Michael (Sue) and Peter (Renee). Proud grandfather of 8 grandchildren. Survived by his 3 brothers and 3 sisters in Germany. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd. (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd.), on Friday December 5, 2003 from 5 to 9 p.m. Memorial Service in the chapel on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Pinecrest Cemetery. For those who wish, a donation to C.H.E.O. would be appreciated by the family.
O'Manique, John Thomson, Ph.D.
O'Manique - John Thomson Ph.D. It is with deep sadness that the family of John O'Manique announce his death, on Tuesday, December 2, 2003. John was the beloved husband of Pat (nee Terry), dear dad (and father-in-law) of Erin (Kevan Shantz), Colleen (Christie Gombay), Pattie (David Hone), Stephanie (Ian Wright) and Juliet (Ian Stephenson) and proud Grandpa to Amy and Jeremy, Sophie and Claire, Annie and Grace, Josephine and Alexandra, and baby Kenna. This multi-talented man was Distinguished Research Professor at the School of International Affairs, Carleton University, where he taught physics, philosophy, and development studies over the course of 35 years. John was a prolific author, and avid gardener, photographer, traveller, Nordic skier and a lover of music. He had a deep commitment to social justice and gender equality, and was a mentor and inspiration to many. His life was a gift to his family and friends. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road at Roosevelt on Friday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at Holy Canadian Martyrs, 100 Main Street, Ottawa on Saturday at 11 a.m. The family extends their deep appreciation to the relatives and friends who have been so supportive throughout John's illness. Thank you also to the VON for their home visits, and to the extraordinary nurses of 2B at the Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus. We will also never forget the unwavering, tender care provided to John by Dr. Richard Mimeault. Instead of flowers, donations in John's memory may be made to Critical Care Civic Campus, 600030, c/o the Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus.
Ward, Rhona M.
Rhona M. Ward Peacefully in hospital, in her 81st year, after a short illness, on Wednesday, December 3, 2003, Rhona M. Wilson. Beloved wife of the late David G. Ward. Dear mother of Scott (Susan); Jeffrey (Roxanne). Loving grandmother of Stacey, Adam and Joshua. Sister of the late Joan Mullen. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road at Roosevelt Avenue on Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Saturday at 1 p.m. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Those wishing to make a memorial donation may do so to the charity of their choice.
Hymers, Stanley Peacefully at the Queensway Carleton Hospital on Wednesday December 3, 2003, in his 78th year. Loving husband of Erma. Dear father of Glenn (Judy) and Gail. Proud grandfather of Sean, Scott and Jacqueline, and great-grandfather of Evan. Survived by his sister Audrey (James). Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd. (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd.), on Sunday December 7, 2003 from 1 to 4 p.m. Funeral Service in the chapel on Monday at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Capital Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or the World Wildlife Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Argue, Ruth Alexandra
Argue: Ruth Alexandra Ruth passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, December 3, 2003, at the age of 92. Loving wife for 61 years of the late Joe Argue. Beloved mother of Ron and Marilyn and mother-in-law of Mary and Tony. Dear grandmother of Rosalie, Joe and Peter. Predeceased by her sisters Mary and Irene. Survived by her sisters-in-law Edythe and Marjorie, her nieces Joan, Lynn, Maureen, and Sandra, and her nephews Charlie, Doug and Ritchie. Her life was a gift to her family and friends. At her request, there will be no visitation and a private family service will be held. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Parkinson's Society of Ottawa-Carleton or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements in the care of Tubman Funeral Homes, Westboro Chapel, 403 Richmond Rd., Ottawa.
BURREN - Mona Peacefully at home on Thursday, December 4, 2003 aged 90 years. Predeceased by her husband Norman "Lew". Sister of Richard Dewson of Toronto. Friends may attend a service at the Pinecrest Cemetery, 2500 Baseline Road, Ottawa on Monday, December 8, 2003 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Camelon, Retta Lillian (nee Briscoe) Peacefully at home after a valiant battle with cancer, with her family by her side on Sunday, December 7, 2003 in her 81st year. Loving wife of Art (deceased 1959). Cherished mother of Bruce, Roxy (Garry Hamilton), Cheryl (Gordon Ross), and Beverlee (Kim Boles) all of Ottawa. Beloved “nana” to Jennie (Greg Gale) and Todd (Jodi Tervonen). Dear sister of Ron Briscoe. Predeceased by her sister Dorothy (Wilfed Crozier) and Alice (Bob Wilson). She will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Retta’s buoyant spirit, kind, gracious and gentle manner and her wonderful smile brought joy to all whose lives she touched. As an extraordinary mother and nurse, she will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by her family, many dear friends from the community, Carleton Lodge and Britannia United Church. Heartfelt thanks to Rev. Jim Baldwin for his inspiring faith and gentle guidance. The family will be forever grateful to the medical home care team led by Dr. Louise Coulombe. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd. (between Baseline Rd. and Bayshore Dr.) Nepean on Wednesday from 5 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday at 3 p.m. Private inurnment at Rosebank Cemetery, Renfrew later. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the charity of their choice.
Ritskes, Roelofje "Rose" (Nee Klok)
On December 6, 2003, The Lord Our Saviour called home Rose Ritskes, at the age of 96 years. Beloved wife of the late Renze Ritskes. Loved mother of Andy, Frank (Stein), John (Joyce), Keith (Donna), Henry, Martin, Bill, Janne, Nancy(Wolf Stelzer), Theresa and the late Frances Prinzen. Also survived by 28 grandchildren and 50 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by 1 grandson, 1 son-in-law Hans Prinzen and 1 daughter-in-law Rose Marie. Roelofje was born in Holland and emigrated to Canada in 1951. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd. (between Baseline Rd. and Bayshore Dr.) on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at Calvin Christian Reformed Church, 1475 Merivale Road, Ottawa on Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. Interment Roselawn Cemetery, Maitland, Ontario. In lieu of flowers, donations to Tabitha Foundation, Merivale Postal Outlet, P.O. Box 65057, Nepean, Ontario, K2G 5Y3 would be appreciated.
Collins, Lillian (nee Styles)
In hospital, after a brief illness, on Wednesday, March 18, 2009, in her 94th year. Predeceased by her husband Tom and daughter Nancy. Loving mother of Richard (Maureen), Joan Buck (Steve), and Brian (Helen). Cherished grandmother of Mike (Barbara), Brian (Lorry), Sean (Clare), Chris (Linda), Jeff (Lisa), Rob (Corri), Karen and Krista (Mark), and great-grandmother of eleven. Lillian is survived by her brother Alvin Styles and her sister-in-law Alice Gervan. She will be fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Throughout her working years Lillian was a dedicated longtime employee of Sears. The family would like to thank the staff of 5B at the Civic Campus of the Ottawa Hospital for their care and compassion. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Rd (at Roosevelt Ave) on Friday, March 20th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Capital Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Ottawa Hospital Foundation or the charity of your choice.
Gill, Shirley Evelyn (nee Ferguson)
Peacefully, after a long and courageous battle, on Tuesday, March 17, 2009, in her 80th year. Beloved wife of the late Delmer Charles Gill. Dear mother of Marilyn, Steven (Elizabeth “Betty”) of Langley, B.C. and Carolyn (Jeff Rolland). Adored grandmother of Stephanie, Bryan and Conor. Predeceased by her parents Roy and May Ferguson and by her sisters Gail Bradley and Nancy. A very special thank you to our extended family for their tireless love and support and also to all the Doctors, Nurses and Health Care Workers who have been part of Mom’s final journey. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Sunday, March 22, 2009 from 2-5 p.m. and on Monday from 10 – 11 a.m. Funeral service in the chapel Monday at 11:00 a.m. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Shirley please consider the Royal Ottawa Foundation for Mental Health, 1145 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Z 7K4. “Mom, your battle was long and hard-fought because you wanted to stay with us. We have been awed by your determination and inspired by your “never quit” attitude. You will forever remain in our hearts.”
Doig, Dorothy (Dot)
Longtime resident of Westboro Peacefully at home on Thursday, December 4, 2003. Beloved mother of Cheryl Brisson (Yvan). Cherished grandmother of Chantal, Alex and Tasha. Sister of Marlene Beattie (Earl) and Bill (Jean). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road at Roosevelt on Tuesday from 1 p.m. until time of service in the chapel at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated.
(Retired Ottawa Technical H.S.)
In hospital surrounded by his family on Sunday, March 22, 2009 in his 81st year. Predeceased by his wife Helen (nee Wallace). Beloved father of Carol (Gaetan Belzile), Helen (Brian Cassidy), Bill (Lee Prange) and Kathy (Scott Brown). Cherished grandfather of Hélène, Marc, Jessica, Alison, Madalyn, Michael, Joanna and Carolyn. Carl will also be dearly missed by his brother Edward Weick (Mary Mussell), sister Margaret Rose (Harold), and sister-in-law Joan Wallace. Memorial visitation will be held at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd (between Bayshore Dr and Baseline Rd), on Wednesday, March 25, 2009 from 10 a.m. until 12 noon. A private family service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the charity of your choice.