Legree, Patrick "Uncle Pat"
Employee of Natural Resources Canada
Suddenly in hospital on Monday, June 1, 2009 at the age of 50 years. Beloved son of the late Rita and Lawrence Legree. Dear brother of Marie Carry (Bruce) of Arnprior and John of Ottawa. Admired and respected uncle of Katie Carry of Arnprior. Fondly remembered by his aunt Loreen Teevens of Ottawa, his extended family of cousins, friends and co-workers. His generous spirit and his humour will be missed by all. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Thursday, June 4, 2009 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday, June 5, 2009 at 1 p.m. Interment Malloch Road, Cemetery, Arnprior, Ontario. Those wishing may make donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, The Catholic Education Foundation or to the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Dumont, Gloria nee David
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Gloria Dumont (née David) in Ottawa on May 29, 2009, at the age of 79. Gloria will be dearly missed by her sisters Selma (late Russell Neal), Olga (late Gerard Bouffard), Norma (late Maurice Besner) and Priscilla (Donald Cannan), her brother Roland David (Marjolaine Bélanger), as well as numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends. The family wishes to express its gratitude to the caring staff of Carleton Lodge in Ottawa. A funeral mass will be held at St. Leonard Church in Manotick on June 8, 2009 at 10:00 am. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.
Emery, Glen Leroy
(June 27, 1931 - June 2, 2009)
Loving husband of Sylvia Sumner. Predeceased by his wife Esther, the mother of Glen’s sons Ronald (Marian), Douglas and Michael. Proud grandfather of two grandchildren and a cherished great-grandchild. Survived by his two sisters, Violet and Dorothy (Robert), and by many nieces and nephews. Sadly missed by his step children Jennifer (Gregory), Valerie (Laurent) and Paul. Glen will also be missed by his extended family members and friends across Canada. Glen graduated from Mount Royal College, Calgary in Business Administration, he worked for Canada Post for 38 years and in his retirement volunteered with numerous charities including the Kanata Food Cupboard and as a member of the pastoral care group at the Queensway Carleton Hospital and Glen Cairn United Church. The family would like to thank all those who cared for Glen during his illness including the doctors and nurses at the Ottawa General Hospital and Elisabeth Bruyere Continuing Care Facility. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Thursday, June 4, 2009 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at Glen Cairn United Church, 140 Abbeyhill Drive, Kanata on Friday, June, 5th at 1 p.m. Interment in Calgary, Alberta at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in Glen’s name may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Longtime Member of the I.O.O.F Westboro Lodge 426
Peacefully at home, surrounded by his family on June 3, 2009 at the age of 77. Loving husband and best friend of Ruth for 59 years. Cherished father to Anne (Mike) Hodgins of Carleton Place, Christopher Burke of Ottawa and Kim (Gord) Vandendriessche of Comox, B.C. Loving and adored grandfather of Megan and Drew Vandendriessche. Brother of Jean Price of Ottawa. Survived by very special niece Shelley Lowry and many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (Between Baseline and Bayshore Dr), Nepean on Sunday, June 7, 2009 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on June 8, 2009 at 11 a.m. For those who wish, donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer would be appreciated.
Matzinger, Dr. Lucy Dylowna
Died peacefully in her home at the age of 90 years on Thursday, June 4, 2009 after many years of illness, stoically borne. Loving wife of Dr. Karl Matzinger, radiologist, who predeceased her on January 17, 2009 and had cared for her at home. Mother of Dr. Mary Ann Matzinger (Dr. Dan Cameron), Dr. Frederick Matzinger (Jocelyne, nee Brault), and Dr. Dorothy Jane Matzinger. Grandmother of Catherine, Richard, Paul, Elizabeth, and Alexandra. She was born in Czestochowa, Poland, which she fled with her sister Maria and the Red Cross during the Nazi invasion in 1939, to Romania, then France and England. She took refuge in Scotland during the subsequent years and graduated from the School of Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Scotland. She came to Ottawa, Canada in 1948 and worked at the old Ottawa General Hospital, where she met her future husband Karl. Despite her many hardships, she believed life is beautiful, and found joy and sustenance in her family, friends, her adored grandchildren and the beauties of this world. The family wish to thank Priyanga, Anavilla, Myrtle, and Yvonne from Retire-at-Home, Miriam from St. Elizabeth’s, Dr. Tara Tucker from the Bruyere, and family physician Dr. Karen McIntosh who made it possible for her to stay in her home until the end, as she fervently wished. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Baseline and Bayshore Drive) on Sunday, June 7, 2009 from 3 to 5p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Blessed Sacrament Roman Catholic Church, 194 Fourth Avenue, on Monday, June 8, 2009 at 11 a.m. Reception to follow in the church hall. Donations can be made to Christian Horizons Children’s Home, Ottawa.
Iwanicki, Irene Dorothy (nee Golding)
At New Orchard Lodge on Monday, December 15, 2003 in her 80th year. Dear wife of the late Walter. Loved mother of David (Tina). Cherished grandmother of Morgan. Sister of George, Elsie, and Evelyn. Special thanks to the staff of New Orchard Lodge. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road at Roosevelt on Thursday, from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service in the chapel on Friday at 11 a.m. Those wishing may make donations to the Heart Institute or the Alzheimer Society.
Peacefully with her family by her side on Thursday, June 4, 2009 at the age of 81 years. Beloved wife of the late Robert W. Smith. Loving mother of David (Caroline), Joanne ( Bruce Nicholson) and Rob (Monique). Dear sister of Margaret Pick, Herman Pick, and the late William Pick. Proud grandmother of Hanna and Nicole. A special thanks to the staff at the Ottawa Civic Hospital and the Amica at Westboro Park. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of the Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road, (at Roosevelt) on Sunday, June 7, 2009 from 3-5 pm. In memory of Norma please consider a donation to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
O'Handley, Alexander (Sandy)
Peacefully in hospital on Wednesday, June 3, 2009, in his 90th year. Beloved husband of the late Pat O’Handley (nee Persson) his “dear heart”. Dear father of Sandra (Tony Garnett) of Richmond, Sharon (Richard Hewitt) of Kanata, Gordon of North Bay and Patricia (Ron Beltrame) of Sudbury. Loving grandfather of Jennifer, Michael, Matthew, Laura, Kelly, Christal, Alexander, Nicholas, Daniel and Thomas. Great grandfather of Darius. There was a special place in his heart for his nephew Bobby O’Handley in Glace Bay, NS. Survived by his sister Frances in Glace Bay and predeceased by brothers Angus and John and by sisters Christy, Margaret, Lily, Ella, Goldie and Mary. Sandy was born and raised in Glace Bay, Cape Breton Island. He served his country as a gunner during WWII, moved to Sudbury where he worked as a miner/hoistman at Garson mine until his retirement. He then moved to Ottawa and joined the Canadian Corps of Commissionaires. His lasting legacy to his children and grandchildren was to appreciate the simple things in life, to not speak ill of anyone and to know that we had the abiding love of a good man. In his words you are a rich person if you have a river to canoe on and a forest to walk through. Forever in our hearts, Dear Old Dad. At his request there was no visitation. A private memorial service was held in Ottawa. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Sandy, please consider the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario, 200-1900 Merivale Road, Nepean, ON K2G 4N4 or the Alzheimer Society, 1750 Russell Road, Ottawa, ON K1G 9Z9.
Stapledon, Robert Lang
July 14, 1930 - June 5, 2009
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Robert Stapledon, loving husband and best friend of Betty (nee Duncan). Dear father of Jeff (Linda), Lynne (Mike Emond) and Greg. Loving grandfather to Christopher and Meghan. Brother to Ruth (Roy Markell). Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Monday, June 8, 2009 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Private family service will be held at a later date. For those who wish, donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation or The Hospice at May Court would be appreciated.
Eady, Arthur William (Art)
Retired - Armed Forces and DND
After a long and rewarding life, on Friday, June 5, 2009 at the age of 81 years, knowing he was much loved by his family and friends,. Loving husband of the late Flo Eady (née Loisel) (2005). Beloved companion of Isolde Field. Loving father of Linda Martin (Bill) and Darrell (Nancy Johnston). Dear grandfather of Trevor. Dear brother of Betty Scarf (the late Doug), Keith (Irene) and Leah Carisse (the late Ray). He was predeceased by his brothers Charlie (the late Iva), Lloyd (Isabelle), Eldon (the late Marion) and Donald (Jean). He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Art was a giving and generous person who touched many lives in many positive ways and will always be remembered. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (Between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd) on Sunday 7:00 – 9:00 pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday at 2:00 pm. For those wishing, a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
With sadness and regret, the family announces the death of Glen Daniel Loan, age 84, after a courageous battle with cancer. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Thursday, June 11, 2009 from 1:00 p.m. until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Ottawa Humane Society.
Suddenly at the Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus on Tuesday, June 9, 2009 at the age of 80 years. He leaves his wife Judie Fritz, Ottawa, son Peter and wife Carla Wilkie, Squamish, B.C. and sisters Marnie Cheesman (Hugh), and Beverly Hill (Orlo), all of Washington State. Bill was born Aug. 24, 1928 in Cathlamet, WN and served time in the U.S. Air Force in the Philippines, then returned to Seattle to finish his Ph.D in Geology at the University of Washington. In 1964 he immigrated with his family to Canada as a research geologist with the Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa. He spent two summers at the Burgess Shale in Yoho National Park, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Since retirement he and Judie spent many summers doing geology in Nevada. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd. ) on Sunday, June 14, 2009 from 6 to 8 p.m. A memorial service will be held in the chapel on Monday June 15, 2009 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Child Haven International, R.R. #1, Maxville, ON, K0C 1T0.
Stockford, Wentworth Norwood
Peacefully at Dundas Manor on Tuesday, June 9, 2009, Wentworth “Stocky” Stockford, age 82 years. Beloved husband of the late Marie Elizabeth Stockford “Betty”. Loving father of Cheryl Ann DiMaria (Lou), Barry Joseph, and Karen Elizabeth Lefebvre (Edgar). Cherished grandfather of Ben and David DiMaria, Timothy and Michael Stockford, and Christopher and Amy Elizabeth McKay. Dear brother of June Moore and Norma Hayes of Hamilton. Fond brother-in-law of Jean Phillips and Doris Fontaine. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Olive Stockford, and brother Barton. Special thanks to the staff of Dundas Manor and Dr. Steele. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Thursday June 11, 2009 from 6 to 9 p.m., and then at Parkwood Presbyterian Church, 10 Chesterton Drive, Nepean, on Friday June 12, 2009 from 10 a.m. until time of Memorial Service at 12:00 p.m. Inurnment to follow at Pinecrest Cemetery. For those who wish, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Spratt (Clarke), Grace nee Day
Peacefully, at the Glebe Centre, on Monday, June 8, 2009 at the age of 85 years. Beloved wife of Arnold Spratt and the late Herbert Clarke. Much loved mother of Heather Anderson (Bruce), Don Clarke (Mary), Laurie Robinson (Mark), Bruce Clarke, and Susan Brassard (Bruce). Proud and loving grandmother of Shannon and Scott; Kerri Mielke (August), Jason Clarke (Denise), Sara Clarke (Chris Hyndman); Jana Robinson; Tia Tso (Johnny) and Angela Williams (Kevin); and great-grandmother of 10 great-grandchildren. Also survived by her sister Norma Neale. Predeceased by sister Thelma Wilson and brothers Ralph Day and Willard Day. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the staff at the Glebe Centre for all of their wonderful care. Friends may call at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr. (East of Highway 416) on Thursday 7:00 – 9:00 pm and on Friday from 10:30 am until time of service, which will be held in the chapel at 11:30 am. Interment Rideauvale Cemetery, Kars. For those wishing, a donation to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Glebe Centre would be appreciated.
Peacefully at home on Tuesday, June 9, 2009, in her 83rd year. Beloved wife of the late Josef Neumann. Loving mother of Peter, Sandy (Tim Wilkinson), and Wendy (André Lanthier). Proud grandmother of Brian, Tina, Jenessa, and Joey. Dear sister of Walla Hallmann (Frank) and George Mundt(the late Patricia). She will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd, (between Bayshore Dr and Baseline Rd) on Thursday, June 11, 2009 from 7-9 p.m. and on Friday, June 12, from 12-1 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday at 1 p.m. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery. For those wishing, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.
LeRoy, Cecil Samuel
Peacefully at Fairview Manor, Almonte, on Sunday June 7, 2009, in his 95th year. Beloved husband for 57 years of the late Dorothy Cox. Loving father of Liz Algar (Mark) of Chantilly, VA, Bob LeRoy (Donna) of Port St. Lucie, FL, Ruth Somers of Port Colborne, ON, and Donna de Boer (Nick) of Almonte, ON. Cherished Papa to Christine, Heather, David and Philip Algar; Lindsay LeRoy; Shaun (Nicole), Brad and Lisa Somers; Andrea and Eric de Boer. Proud great-grandfather of Lucas and Liam Somers, and Samuel Algar. Dear brother of the late Stanley LeRoy, and uncle of Harvey LeRoy (Sheila), Arthur LeRoy (Linda), and Sandra (Bill) Magee. Friends may call at the Almonte Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 154 Elgin St., Almonte on Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at Almonte United Church on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Interment Auld Kirk Cemetery. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the charity of their choice.