Rusenstrom, Thomas Emerson
February 13, 1921 - June 15, 2009
Beloved husband for 63 years of Lois, who predeceased him by a few weeks. Father of Dennis Rusenstrom and Susan Pilkington. Grandfather of Geoffrey, Jamie and Jonathan Pilkington and great-grandfather of Holly. Predeceased by brothers and sisters Pearl, Alva, Lillian, Nobel, Emily and Elmer. Tom served Canada in WWII, had a military career which took him around the world and was a longstanding member of the Masons and Shriners. The family would like to thank the staff of the Perley-Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre and the Bridlewood Residence for their excellent care. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt), on Thursday, July 2 from 11:00 a.m. until time of service. Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel at 12:00 noon. The urns for Tom and Lois will be placed together at Capital Memorial Gardens, followed by a reception. All are welcome. Donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Rideout, Ernest (Ernie) E.
Veteran RCAF, 1941-1944
Nov 2nd, 1920 - June 9th, 2009. Passed away peacefully at the Perley Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre in Ottawa. Ernie was born in Grand Falls, NB, the eldest of eleven children. He is predeceased by his parents Frank and Mary (Hitchcock) Rideout, his sister Mary Emily and his brothers Walker, Samuel, Hallam, Hurlow, Frank and David. Survived by brother Donald and sister Elizabeth (both of Fredericton, NB.) and sister Roberta (Erdenheim, PA.) Remembered with love by his many nieces and nephews and their children and by his many friends and acquaintances. Ernie served in England with the RCAF from 1941 through 1944 as an aircraft mechanic with the 406 Lynx squadron. After the war he graduated from the University of New Brunswick with a Bch. of Science in Forestry and worked as a forester until his retirement from the federal government. His interests included hunting and fishing and he was past director of the Ottawa Bridge Club. His greatest pleasure in life was the company of others and will be fondly remembered as a kind and caring friend to all who knew him. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Ottawa 2 East at the Perley Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre for their excellent compassionate and supportive care. A memorial service will be held at the Perley Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre, 1750 Russell Road, on Monday, June 15, 2009 at 1:00 pm., followed by a visitation at the Guy L. O’Regan Funeral Home Grand Falls, N.B. on Saturday, June 20, 2009 from 1 p.m. until time of funeral service at the funeral home at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at the Baptist Cemetery in Ortonville, N,B. In memory of Ernie, donations may be made to the Perley Rideau Veterans’ Health Foundation or to the Canadian Wildlife Federation.
Smith, Ellen Orlick
Peacefully on 13 June 2009, predeceased by her beloved husband George on 13 June 2001. Ellen and George grew up in Hamilton and were married June 1935. They moved to Ottawa in 1950 and established Randall’s Paints and ColorSmiths, and were active in Kinsmen and Kinettes. They were equal partners in business and life. Left to laugh, cry, and retell her stories are their two “perfect” daughters, Patricia Ann Menconi Garrett (John) of Houston and Jennifer Ellen Salahub (Dennis) of Calgary. Grandmother to Debra, Al (Erica) and David (Marcy). Great-grandma Ellen to: Britney and Trey; Brooke, Sonia, Elyse and Xander; Sasha, Suzette, Tiffany, Skylar and Cole. Also survived by her cherished nieces, nephews and caring friends. Ellen never divulged her age and we aren’t breaking the faith! She lived a full life and loved to read. Might we suggest that you support the Friends of the Public Library Association as a gesture of remembrance? At Ellen’s request there will be no visitation or service.
Roe, Keith Merton Barclay
Peacefully in hospital on Wednesday, June 17, 2009 in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Mary Montgomery. Loving father of Lianna McQuirter (Bill). Cherished grandpa of Avery. Brother of Thelma Moore (the late Leonard), Lois Dowdall (Russell), Glenys Smallshaw (the late Gerry), Reg (Lesley) and Lorraine Hanna (Mel). Also survived by sister-in-law Dorothy Roe and brothers-in-law Bernie Devine and Garth Garland and many nieces and nephews. Keith is also brother-in-law of Joyce Pearson (Ken), Glenn Montgomery (Audrey), late Eric Montgomery, Hugh Bryce Montgomery (partner Shareen)(late Hazel) and Anne Laurin (late Paul). Predeceased by parents Ernest and Ruby Roe; brothers Gerald and Hillis (the late Verna) and sisters Eleida Devine and Marlyn Garland. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington St., Carp on Sunday from 1 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Memorial service will be held at St. Paul’s United Church, Carp on Monday at 1 p.m. Interment Huntley Presbyterian Cemetery. For those who wish to make a donation, please consider Almonte General Hospital or St. Paul’s Memorial Trust Fund.
Brough, James Norris
(W/C Retired) Peacefully and unexpectedly at Riverpark Place on Sunday, December 14, 2003 at the grand age of 92 years. Whether it be for family, friends, education, the RCAF or his recreational and sporting pursuits, Jim/Norris was dedicated to always doing his very best. He will be dearly missed by all those close to him, particularly Mary his wife of 60 years, his children Don (Susan Reeve) and Laurie (Marilynne), his grandchildren Christy and Todd, his sisters Margaret Simons and Lucille Lane (Robert), and his sister-in-law Amy Beament (John). He was predeceased by his sister Florian and by his brother John. A Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel of All Saints Anglican Church, 347 Richmond Road, Ottawa, on Thursday at 2:30 p.m. Special thanks to the staff of Riverpark Place for their loving care. In lieu of flowers donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Wendt, Paul Douglas
(RCMP, LLBO Inspector –Retired)
Peacefully at the Heart Institute on Friday, June 19, 2009 in his 77th year. Beloved husband of Audrey. Proud father of David (Carol), Karen Ronson (David) and Stephen (Alison). Fun loving Pa of Courtney, Carly, Sarah, Mackenzie, Rebecca, and Rachel. Dear brother of Walter and Audrae. Predeceased by his brothers Jack, Robert, David, Philip, and by his sister Dorothy. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd (between Bayshore Dr and Baseline Rd) on Monday, June 22, 2009 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. A graveside committal service will be held in Paul’s hometown of Mildmay, Ontario, at the Mildmay United Cemetery on Thursday, June 25, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Special thanks to the doctors and nurses at the Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus and the Heart Institute for their exceptional care. In lieu of flowers, donations in Paul’s memory may be made to the University Of Ottawa Heart Institute or Roger's House.
Cummings, Beatrice Patricia (Nee Rousselle)
Bea died peacefully on Saturday, June 20, 2009 in her 89th year, after a short but courageous battle with Leukemia. Beloved wife of the late Roy Cummings, and loving and cherished mother of Vicki Cummings. She will be greatly missed by her extended family and friends. Visitation will be held at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt Ave) on Tuesday, June 23, 2009 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. Cremation will take place followed by inurnment at Pinecrest Cemetery on Saturday, June 27, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bea’s memory may be made to the Queensway Carleton Hospital Foundation.
Gale, Dora Rees (nee Fry)
Peacefully at Extendicare Starwood on Saturday, June 20, 2009 in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Arnold Gale. Loving sister of Jean McClurg (the late Harry) and Irene Ruttle (Irwin). Also survived by her sister-in-law, Shirley Westwell (Leonard) and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her brother Lloyd Fry. The family is sincerely grateful for the support and friendship given by the staff at Extendicare Starwood. 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 11 a.m. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the charity of their choice.
Craig, Mary Nee Parkinson
(1933-2009) After a brief illness, in hospital on Saturday, June 20, 2009. Predeceased by her beloved husband Graham. Loving mother of Don (Kathy), Brian (Kim), Linda Grass (Russell), Rob, Warren, Kevin, Keith and Sharon. Loved grandmother of Daniel, Lindsay, Russell, Jeffrey, Melanie, Sarah, Tyler, Kylie, Sydney, Jameson, Olivia, and Jackson. Dear sister of Lillian Buckingham, Shirley Lepage and the late Florence Robinson, Irene Burton, Albert, Ronnie and Jimmy Parkinson. Also fondly remembered by her sister-in-law Doris Till (nee Craig). Special thanks to Rita and all the nurses on the 4th floor at the Queensway Carleton Hospital for their compassion and care. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore Dr and Baseline Rd) on Wednesday, June 24, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
Wilson, David George
In Ottawa on June 19, 2009. Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Foster). Dear brother of Robert, Jimmy, Peter, Jeannie and Susan. Uncle of Krysteen and Jason. Funeral service private. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Thursday, June 25, 2009 from 1 p.m. until time of memorial service in the chapel on Thursday at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
Kirkpatrick, Bruce Alexander
Peacefully in hospital with his wife Carole by his side on Monday June 22nd, 2009. Survived by his wife and best friend Carole, his loving children Erin and Adam Baker and Sara and Mark Stanley and his adoring grandchildren Paige, Jenna, Ava and Jake. Also survived by his brother Hugh Kirkpatrick (Sandy), brother-in-law Steven Lonsdale (Heather), cousin and comrade Earl Barrows (Bonnie) and his nephews Kevin, Graham and John. A huge thank you to the 6th floor staff and the palliative care team at the Ottawa General Hospital. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd), Nepean on Friday June 26th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Memorial service will be held at Britannia United Church, 985 Pinecrest Rd, Ottawa on Saturday June 27th at 11 a.m. Reception to follow. In memory of Bruce, those wishing may make a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of choice.
McGlashan, Robert Keith
Beloved father, grandfather, brother and friend passed away June 18th, 2009, born on November 5th, 1922 in Cantley, Quebec, formally residing in Hull, Cobden, Sudbury, Ottawa and Toronto, he is predeceased by his wife Joan Elizabeth (Sheffield) and Evelyn Beatrice (Crump), his brother Grant and his parents Grace Edith and Robert James. He is remembered with love by his sister Jean (McGlashan) Steel; and his children and their families; his daughter Sandy (McGlashan) Boudreau, son-in-law Paul, and their children Joshua, Jacob and Jared; and son David and daughter-in-law Mary Bell. Thank you to the staff at Sunnybrook Veterans’ Hospital and his personal caregiver Carol Christchurch. He will be sadly missed by friends and family. Friends may call at Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road at Roosevelt on Friday, July 3, 2009 from 1 to 3pm and 6 to 8pm. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, July 4, 2009 at 11am. In lieu of flowers and in memoriam to his wife Joan, donations to The ALS Society of Canada - www.ALS.ca - is appreciated.
Armstrong, Hazel Jean nee Pratt
Peacefully, having lived a full and blessed life, on Monday, June 22, 2009, in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late Cecil Armstrong (1998). Loving mother of Ron (Marie) and Brian (Lorie). Cherished grandmother of Kevin, Lisa, Heather, Robert and Grant. Predeceased by her sisters Verna Hobbs and Doris Kemp and by her niece Sandra Howse. She will be lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, Carp on Wednesday, June 24, 2009 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 20 Young Street, Kanata on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. Interment St. Mark’s Cemetery, Pakenham. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Hazel, please consider the St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 20 Young Street, Kanata, ON K2L 1W1, St. John’s Anglican Church, Antrim, ON or the charity of your choice.
1930-2009 Foreign Affairs (Ret’d)
At the Hospice at May Court on June 23, 2009. Beloved husband of Grace Thomas. Loving father of Nancy (Michael Brennan) and Brenda. Cherished grandfather of Liam Brennan. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Baseline and Bayshore Dr.) on Friday, June 26, 2009 from 3 to 5 p.m. Memorial Service will be held at Christ Church Bells Corners, 3861 Richmond Road, Nepean on Saturday, June 27, 2009 at 1 p.m. followed by a reception in the church hall. In lieu of flowers, donations to Christ Church Bells Corners would be appreciated.
Lemke, Jean Rose nee Dorward
On Wednesday, June 24, 2009 at the age of 91 years. Predeceased by her loving husband Mervin and youngest daughter Heather (Bill Cope) Kanata. Loving mother of Jean Game (Felix), Stittsville and Joanne Cross (Angus), Halifax. Dear grandmother of David, Robert and Scott Heffernan; Wendy and Paul Cross; Jason and Aaron Cope. Great grandmother of 12. Predeceased by brothers Alex and David and by sister Audrey. Jean was a devoted and active member of the United Church of Canada for over 65 years. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, Carp on Friday, June 26, 2009 from 1-3 p.m. followed by a service in the chapel at 3 p.m. Interment at Huntley United Cemetery, Carp Road. In lieu of flowers donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Stone, Gale (nee Fetherstonhaugh)
Peacefully in Toronto on Sunday December 14, 2003, at the age of 55. Loving wife and best friend of Richard. Dear mother of Steven Powers (Tracy Belland) and Kevin Powers. Proud grandmother of Lindsay and Kaitlyn. Beloved daughter of Al and Betty Fetherstonhaugh. Survived by her brothers Glenn (Dianne) and Wayne. She will be missed by numerous nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd., (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd.), on Thursday December 18, 2003, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service in the chapel on Friday at 2:00 p.m. Cremation to follow. For those who wish, a donation to the Gale and Rick Stone Learning Fund, 45 Charles Street, E., Suite 301, Toronto ON, M4Y 1S2 would be appreciated by the family.
Peacefully after a brief illness in hospital on Thursday, June 25, 2009 in her 88th year. Beloved wife of William Garwood Lewis. Beloved mother of Blair Lewis and Lenore O’Donnell (Patrick). Adored grandmother of Melissa O’Donnell. Dear sister of Clifford Makinson, of Montreal. Predeceased by brothers Frank and Stan Makinson, and sisters Lil Palmer and Madge Quin. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore Dr and Baseline Rd) on Monday, June 29, 2009 from 1:00 p.m. until time of memorial service in the chapel at 2:00 p.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to The Queensway Carleton Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.