Peacefully at the Ottawa Civic Hospital, on Thursday December 11, 2003, at the age of 83. Loving husband of Ivy. Dear father of Sharon (Joe), Carol, Lewis, Bonnie (Bob), Rhonda (Rick) and Wendy (Dave), stepfather of Doug, Carol, Betty-Ann and Jeff. Proud grandfather of Karen, Darren, Patrick, Crystal, Caitlin, Kyle, Kenny, Danny, Pamela, Lance and Jamie, and great-grandfather of Rei-Ana. A private family service will be held. Inurnment to follow in the spring. For those who wish, a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Burroughs – Brant-James Suddenly at his residence on Friday, December 12, 2003 age 23 years. Cherished son of Ann Stabler and step-son of Ken Stabler. Loving brother of Kim True, Tamara Vallati (Jack), Shannon True and Shelley True (Sean McManus). Step-brother of Jeff Stabler and Jennifer Leblanc. Special uncle to Giovanni and Victoria Vallati. Dear grandson of Irene Bathurst and step grandson of Roy and Alberta Stabler. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd. (between Baseline Rd. and Bayshore Dr.) Nepean on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday at 1 p.m. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the C.N.I.B.
Prime, Joan Margaret
Prime – Joan Margaret Peacefully in hospital on Friday, December 12, 2003 in her 75th year. Loving wife of the late Eric Prime. Dear mother of Janet Bryant (Tim), Stephen (Mary), David (Linda), Andrew (Lisa Verdon) and Anne Donald (Mike). Special Granny of Erin, Katie and Lizzy Bryant, Allison, Eric and Heather Prime, Matthew, Colin and Mikey Prime, Frances and Ellen Prime, Ian, Sam and Scott Donald. Sister of Anne Hopkins and John Cooke. Predeceased by her brother Bill Cooke. Special thanks to the Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus for their care and support. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Rd at Roosevelt on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at All Saints Anglican Church, 347 Richmond Rd. on Tuesday at 1 p.m. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Hospice at May Court, 114 Cameron Ave., Ottawa, K1S 0X1.
Craig, Daphne Myma (née Neville)
Retired O B E - Teacher
Peacefully on Wednesday, May 13, 2009, attended by the family, at the age of 88 years. Beloved wife of the late Lloyd Craig. Loving mother of Ethne Poirier (Larry), Theron Craig (Sharon) and Darryl Craig (Jill). Devoted grandmother of Kenneth, Kevin, Kathi, Kristi, Louisa, Matthew Poirier; Owen and Sean Craig; Cadeyrn, Keltie and Curran Craig. Step-grandmother of Kate and Andrea Thring. Proud great-grandmother of seven. Predeceased by her brother Rufus (Ethel). Survived by her sister Valerie McKay and several nieces and nephews. At Mrs. Craig's request there will be no visitation. Memorial service will be held at Hawthorne United Church, 2244 Russell Road on Monday, May 18th at 11 a.m., followed by a reception. Inurnment at Pakenham Union Cemetery, Tuesday, May 19th at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
White, Elizabeth (Beth)
In hospital, with her family and friends by her side, on Friday, May 15, 2009, in her 56th year. Loving mother of Riel. Dear sister of Jim (Ruth), Shirley (Ross Cook), Heather (David Gerhardt), John (Brenda) and Judie (Gerard Decoste). She will be fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Dear niece of Shirley White and Ruth Brown. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Tuesday, May 19, 2009 from 2-3 p.m. A memorial service will be held in the chapel at 3:00 p.m. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Elizabeth, please consider the Canadian Cancer Society, 1745 Woodward Drive, Ottawa, ON K2C 0P9.
Hawkins, M. Eileen
1926 - 2009
Peacefully at Carleton Lodge surrounded by her family on Friday, May 15, 2009 in her 83rd year. Beloved wife of John Hawkins. Dear mother of Diane Phelen, Carl (Linda), the late Sally Kingsley, Nancy Hawkins, Ian (Shawn), Kent (Catherine) and Blaine (Sveta). Loving grandmother of 17 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Also remembered by son-in-law Gary Kingsley and daughter-in-law Bonnie Hawkins and Marcel Beaudoin. Predeceased by her brothers Cecil, Claude and Elmer Cummings and sisters Dorothy Kavanagh and Bell Stinson. Special thanks to nurses and staff at Carleton Lodge for their care and support. Friends may call at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr., Kars (East of Hwy 416) on Monday from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society or Canadian Cancer Society.
Mowat, Janet Helen
1930 - 2009
Janet Helen Mowat 1930-2009 At the Ottawa Civic Hospital after a brief illness, on Thursday, May 7, 2009, aged 79, with her two children by her side, Michael Ling (Vancouver) and Tracey Ling-Morris (New York City). Janet will be deeply missed by her special grandson, Miles Quinn Morris, her sisters Elinor MacLeod, Heather Carson (Donald), and her brother David Mowat and his wife Helen. She will be remembered fondly by her nieces and nephews, Janice MacLeod Beintema, Ross (Wenjing) MacLeod, Blair (Marie LeMay) MacLeod, Debra Schouten, Nancy (Chris) Gleeson, Donna (William) Droogh, Ann Mowat, Beth (Rick) Frise. Predeceased by her parents, William (Bill) Mowat, and Marjorie Woodburn Mowat. At Janet’s request there will be no service. A memorial celebration of her life will be held in early August 2009. Those wishing to offer expressions of sympathy can make a donation to the YMCAYWCA Strong Kids Summer Campership Campaign, or to any other charity or hospital of your choice.
Quesnel, Joffre (Jeff)
Quesnel – Joffre (Jeff) Peacefully on Saturday, December 13, 2003 in his 89th year. Beloved husband of the late Eleanor Rodney. Dear father of Roger (Hilda), Bernice, Dave (Sue), Diane Barbe (the late Roland), Dennis (Edith), Gene (Lynda) and Dale (Deborah) all of Ottawa. Loving grandfather of 14 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. Brother of Gertrude Burke of South March. Brother-in-law of Simone Quesnel of New Haven, Conn. And Jean Tourangeau of Calgary, AB. Predeceased by sisters Cecile Tardiff, Flora Reiler and brother Maurice Quesnel. Special thanks to the staff at Granite Ridge for their compassion and understanding care. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Rd. at Roosevelt on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the charity of their choice.
Mutch, Dinah (née Smithson)
1923 - 2009
Peacefully, at Stillwater Creek Retirement Residence on Monday, May 18th, in her 86th year. Beloved wife for 66 years, mother, grandmother, enthusiastic gardener and bridge player. She is survived by her husband, Sandy; children, Elaine (Tony), Rory (Kathy), Linda (George), and Doug; grandchildren, Joe (Lisa), Rob, Carly, Linsey (Marcel), Amy, Maia, Kevin and Stephen, as well as greatgrandson, Rowan. Predeceased by three brothers and three sisters in England. Born in Lincolnshire, England, she married a dashing Canadian pilot and came to Canada in 1946, making homes for her family in the Toronto area, the mining towns of Sudbury, Onaping and Falconbridge, as well as Pointe Claire, Quebec, and downtown Montreal. She entered the working world in Pointe Claire and Toronto. In Brampton and Stittsville, she was an active member in horticultural societies and won many prizes for her orchids, cacti and other plants. Thanks to the nursing staff at Stillwater Creek Retirement Community and to the CCAC for services provided; to Carefor staff, especially Kathy Elliot, Jenny and Fawzia and to HomeInstead Staff Gwen, Vickie and Shaunna. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) on Friday from 2 to 5 p.m. Service will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday at Bells Corners United Church, 3955 Richmond Road, with reception to follow in the church hall. Private interment.
MAYBEE, John Ryerson (Jack) Peacefully on May 20, 2009 in his 91st year. Beloved husband of Nevitt (nee Black), cherished father of John (Alies), Maylanne (John Whittall), Brenda (Val Zanin), Chris Ryerson (Michele) and Alan (Peggy); grandfather to Ryerson (Toni), Spencer, Christian, Richard, Andrea, Benjamin, Joshua, Mark, Katie, Hayley and Jocelyn and great-grandfather to Addison. Born in Moose Jaw, SK, educated in Alberta and BC and at the University of Toronto, Jack obtained his PhD in Letters in 1942 from Princeton University. He joined the Navy as a lieutenant in 1943, making the shift from letters to numbers and serving as a navigator patrolling the North Atlantic. He married Nevitt on Aug. 4, 1945, and joined the Department of External Affairs in 1946. His early career included postings in China, Australia and Washington DC. He was Ambassador to Lebanon, Syria, Jordan and later Ambassador to Nepal, and rose to the rank of High Commissioner to India. Upon retiring in 1978, Jack studied journalism at Carleton University before becoming editor of Crosstalk, the newspaper of the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa, converting its production to computer-based technology. Jack shared his Christian faith as a chorister, sidesperson, warden, Sunday school teacher and member of the Brotherhood of Anglican Churchmen over the years. Jack was an avid gardener and lifelong patron of the arts, and continued to enjoy nights at the opera and being read to despite failing vision and the onset of Alzheimers. In 2006 Jack became a resident of the Perley-Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre, where Nevitt visited him daily, and where staff and residents appreciated his continuing warmth and gentle nature. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Friday, May 22 from 7 – 9 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at All Saints Anglican Church, Westboro on Saturday, May 23 at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Those who wish to may support the Perley-Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre or Operation Eyesight Universal.
Rusenstrom, Lois Mary
1922 - 2009
Beloved wife of Thomas Rusenstrom for 63 years. Mother of Dennis Rusenstrom and Susan Pilkington. Grandmother of Geoffrey, Jamie and Jonathan Pilkington and their families. Predeceased by brothers Keith and Dick (Emily) Moore. Aunt of Richard, Jennifer and Janet Moore and other nieces and nephews. Lois was a past Worthy Matron of the Eastern Star. Her legacy to all of us was her profound sense of humour, adventure and strength of character. The family would like to thank the staff of the Perley-Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre for their excellent and compassionate care. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Friday, May 22 from 1:00 pm until time of service. Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel at 2:30 p.m. Memorial donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Healey, Michael Howard
Suddenly at home on Tuesday, May 19, 2009 at the age of 33 years. Dearly loved son of Linda and Howard Healey. Beloved brother of Jeff (Stéphanie), Jason (Tammy), and Tim (Lianne). Treasured uncle of Nina and Isabelle Healey, Alix Bovair and Amylia Healey. Loved grandson of Mary (and the late Wilbert) Healey and Leonard (and the late Alice) Baskin. Also fondly remembered by aunts, uncles and cousins. Mike was a true friend to all who knew him. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, Carp on Saturday, May 23, 2009 from 1 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. Paul’s United Church, Carp on Sunday, May 24, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Those wishing may make donations to CHEO or to the Arthritis Society.
Suzanne passed away May 19, 2009 at the age of 51 at the Elisabeth Bruyere Centre with her family by her side. She will be greatly missed by many friends and family. Worlds greatest Mom to Tamara,Susie and Brian. Beloved daughter of Marguerite and Leon Mattinson. Sister to Lucy Ouellette, Liz McDonald, Mike Hills, and preceased by 3 other siblings who were waiting for her. She was also loved and be greatly missed by many step children,neices, nephews, aunts and uncles. Friends and Family may call at Tubmans Funeral Home 403 Richmond Rd. Ottawa,ON on Saturday May 23,2009 at 11 am for viewing, followed by a service at 12 pm. in the Chapel. Internment to follow at Capital Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Society or Crohns Foundation would be greatly appreciated.
Passed away on May 20, 2009 at the age of 74. Survived by his wife of 51 years Wendy (nee Duberley), children Robert (Ginny), Jennifer, Sarah and grandchildren Emma and Cameron, also brother Victor (June), sisters Pat (Martyn), Jennifer (Mike) along with many loved nieces and nephews. Tony was born in England and emigrated to Canada in 1958, eventually settling in Montreal. He enjoyed an exciting career with J.W.I that took him around the world. Tony shared his love of travel with Wendy, they had many adventures exploring hiking trails from Tasmania to England. He was also an avid sportsman; many of his life long friendships were formed through sports. Whether it was racing motorbikes, playing badminton, car rallies, golfing or curling he enjoyed them all. Fondly remembered by family and friends; he was a very special man. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Monday, May 25 from 10 – noon, service in the chapel at 12 noon. Reception to follow at the Ottawa Curling Club. Those who wish, may support the Parkinson Society Canada in lieu of flowers.
Walters, Kerry Freda; Baby Starla Joyce
On Sunday, May 17, 2009, Kerry Freda (nee Whelen) and her precious little angel, Starla Joyce Walters, died suddenly and tragically in Carleton Place, Ontario. They were the cherished and loving daughter and grand-daughter of Carol Freda Bean and her husband Stephen Taylor; Edward Douglas Whelen; Jery and Maureen and the wife and daughter of Lennox Walters. They were a cherished sister and loved niece to Kevin Whelen (Kristen) and grand-daughter and great grand-daughter to Elburne and Freda Bean; the late Gordon and Thelma Whelen, Sam and Ann; and Winnifred. They will also be fondly remembered by step-grandparents Geraldine Hollingsworth and Roy Taylor as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington St., Carp on Wednesday, May 27th from 1 to 3 and 6 to 9 p.m. Memorial service will be held at St. Paul’s United Church, Carp on Thursday, May 28th at 2:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the United Way or to CHEO would be appreciated.
(Electrical Engineer - Control Microsystems)
Viorel Stamp passed away on Friday May 22, 2009 in his 47th year. Dearly loved husband of Roxana for 19 years, son-in-law of Delu and Pusa Arsene, predeceased by his parents Ioan and Maria. Viorel was an exceptional engineer, a devoted husband, an excellent friend, and we will miss his kindness and his love of life. In addition, he was a unique individual, very strong and determined, who knew how to overcome challenges that life gave you, and our lives will be forever changed by his absence. Roxana would like to thank all his colleagues and friends from Control Microsystems for their love and consideration and wishes to extend her heartfelt gratitude to the staff at the Queensway Carleton Hospital for their exceptional care, support and compassion shown to her husband in his final days. During his treatment Viorel was very appreciative of the excellent care that he received at the General Campus, and the Civic Campus of the Ottawa Hospital, and from the team of nurses at Bayshore Home Health. Visitation will be held at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) on Monday, May 25, 2009, from 12:30 p.m. until time of funeral service in the chapel at 2:30 p.m. Interment and reception will follow at Pinecrest Cemetery, 2500 Baseline Road, Ottawa. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Cancer Research Society, 305 – 200 Isabella Street, Ottawa, ON, K1S 1V7.