Griffiths, F.H. "Bee"
Suddenly, at her home in Stittsville, on Tuesday June 30, 2009. Beloved wife of the late Roger Griffiths. Loving mother of Ian, of Virginia, Jean Graham (Barry), of Arnprior, Lynn Griffiths (Michael), of Ottawa and Heather Kristjansson (the late Christopher), of Virginia. Predeceased by her daughter Anne Martindale (Red), of Cornwall. Loving Nana of Margaret, Ronald, Marie, Paul, Kelly, Dana, Catherine, Stacey, Neil, Jason, Christopher and Roger. Great Nana of 19 great grandchildren. Survived by her brother Walter Gamble (Verna), of Nova Scotia, and his family. Predeceased by her sister Dr. Mary Gamble of Prince Edward Island. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore Dr and Baseline Rd) on Sunday July 5, 2009 from 7 to 9 p.m., and on Monday July 6, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, 2 Mulkin Street, (at Main Street), Stittsville, on Tuesday July 7, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The C.A.R.E (Accessibility Fund) at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, or to a charity of your choice.
Nixon, Freda M. (Née Scott)
Peacefully with family by her side on July 4, 2009 in her 76th year. Beloved wife for 57 years of Keith Nixon. Dear mother of Patricia Watchorn (Rick), Brian (Martha), Perry (Linda) and Connie Rowsell (Keith). Cherished grandmother of Rick (Kerri), Jay (Katie), Allie, Selby, Mackenzie, Lee, Amy and Brad and great-grandmother of Emma and Spencer. Predeceased by her grandson Jeff Nixon, her brothers Floyd and Hampden and her parents James and Winnifred Scott. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, on Monday, July 6, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday, July 7, 2009 at 1p.m. Interment at Mclaughlin Cemetery, Vankleek Hill, Ontario at 3:30 p.m. Special thanks to the staff of D4 unit at the Queensway Carleton Hospital for their exceptional care. In lieu of flowers, donations to CHEO would be appreciated.
Fossmark, Jessie “Jerry”
Peacefully at Carlingview Manor on July 4, 2009 at the age of 96. Beloved wife of the late Evert. Survived by children, Dawn (Larry) Thivierge, Peter and Susan (Peter) Joyce, 5 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Jessie is the retired owner of Jessie Fossmark Real Estate Inc., she was a long time cottage resident of Colton Lake. She enjoyed Curling, Fishing and Golfing at the Renfrew Golf Club where she was a life time member. During WWII she was a civilian driver for the RCN and the Red Cross. Private family arrangements in care of the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road. For those who wish, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Ottawa Humane Society would be appreciated.
Retired – Constable Ottawa Police Department 1967-1995. Peacefully on Thursday, December 18th, 2003. Beloved husband of Judy Kelly (nee Pelletier). Cherished son of Olive “Kenny” Kelly and the late Robert Kelly. Dear brother of Robyn Fitz-Gerald (Loren) and Donna Kelly. Sadly missed by his brothers-in-law Randy Pelletier (Lise Lepage-Pelletier) and Todd Pelletier (Sue Muldoon). Also survived by his mother-in-law Sheila Lawrence (Steve) and by several nieces and nephews. He will be missed by cherished Valli. At Mr. Kelly’s request there will be no visitation or service. In memory of Mike, donations to the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind or to the Humane Society of Ottawa-Carleton would be appreciated. Special thanks to the I.C.U. and the Trauma Unit of the Civic Hospital. Arrangements in care of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road, Ottawa.
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Fields, Jordan William Durant
Beautiful Baby Jordan was born on June 30, 2009 and passed away peacefully in the arms of his loving parents on July 3, 2009. His life was a brief gift to us but he touched many and was loved deeply by family and friends. Jordan was the son of William Fields and Jill Durant of Stittsville. Grandson of Don and Anne Durant and Stan and Nancy Fields. Great grandson of Stanley Fields and Harold Durant. Nephew of Kelly Durant, Chris Cathcart, and Julia Fields. First cousin of Jennie and Millie Cathcart. Visitation will be held at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (Between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) on Friday, July 10th, 2009 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., and on Saturday, July 11th from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. A service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday, July 11th at 2 p.m.In lieu of flowers we would be honoured to have you support CHEO Roger’s House via The Ottawa Senators Foundation, 1000 Palladium Drive, Kanata, ON K2V 1A5 (www.rogershouse.ca) as they supported us in our hour of need.
Carson, I. Vina nee Simpson
Peacefully at Glebe Centre on Sunday, July 5, 2009 in her 81st year. Beloved wife of the late Wilfred (Bill) Carson. Dear mother of Allan (Maureen), Ruth Deavy (the late Eric), Deborah MacDonald (Ken), Carolyn Nuthers (Tom) and Michael Carson. Loving grandmother of Morgan and Luke Carson, Jennifer MacDonald, Andrea Golding (Fred), Curtis and Daniel Nuthers. Sister of Vella Moxley and Irvan Simpson. Predeceased by brother Ira Simpson and sisters Viola McGonagal and Vida Sherman. Friends may call at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr., Kars (East of Hwy 416) on Wednesday, July 8th from 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday, July 9th from 1 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral service will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Manotick on Friday, July 10th at 1 p.m. Interment Rideauvale Cemetery, Kars. Those wishing may make memorial donations to Knox Presbyterian Church, the Alzheimer Society or Glebe Centre.
In hospital on July 7th, following a brief illness, in his 72nd year. Ron is survived by Dorothy Lang, his companion of 21 years. He is predeceased by brother Donald Green and survived by sister Beverley Spearman (Orrin). Ron will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews as well as his fellow dance friends in the Ottawa Valley and area. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Baseline Rd and Bayshore Dr) Monday, July 13, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral service for Ron will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday, July 14th at 11a.m followed by interment at Pinecrest Cemetery. Thank you to the staff at Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre for all the care provided to Ron. For those wishing, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Forde, C. Irene (Nee Mutter)
Peacefully at home on Tuesday, July 7, 2009 in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late Ewart Ronald Forde. Loving mother of Douglas (Linda), Geraldine Fielder, and Phyllis (Keran Benson). Cherished grandmother of Davy, Connie, Andy, Terry, Jamie, Scott, Gregory, Patrick and Jackie, and proud great-grandmother of 29. She will be missed by her sisters Marguerite (Dolly) MacDonald, and Patricia Symon. Predeceased by her brothers James and Robert Mutter. Memorial visitation will be held at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd (between Bayshore Dr and Baseline Rd) on Friday, July 10, 2009 from 6-9 p.m. Memorial service will be held in the chapel on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. followed by inurnment at Pinecrest Cemetery. Special thanks to Mia, Nemi, Dr. Saini and the Palliative and Home Care teams for their wonderful care and compassion. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Irene may be made to the Arthritis Society.
Peacefully on Monday, July 6th, 2009 in his 77th year. Alonzo Frederic Baskin, husband of Hazel (Mustard) Baskin. Loving father of William (Bill) and his wife Laurie Baskin, Linda and her husband Gordon Wilson. Dear grandfather of Tony Wilson, Pam Morash and great-grandfather of Alyssa Morash. Dear brother of Norma Bacon and brother-in-law to Elma Baskin and John Payne (Shirley). Al is fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his sisters Willow and Jean and by his brothers Bob and Tommy Baskin. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, on Friday, July 10, from 7 to 9 p.m. A memorial service will be held in St. Mary’s Anglican Church, Dunrobin on Saturday at 11 a.m. Inurnment to follow at St. Mary’s Anglican Cemetery, Pinhey’s Point. For those who wish, memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke, The Kidney or the Diabetes Foundation would be appreciated.
Gontard, Gladys Jane (née Way)
March 10, 1931 ~ July 3, 2009
It is with great sadness that Jane’s family announces her passing. Jane died on July 3, 2009, at the Elisabeth Bruyère Health Centre after a sudden and brief illness. Jane was born in Savage Cove, NL, and spent her youth living in the Straights. She worked as a teacher and a lab technician, then in her 30s met her husband-to-be, François, and began her most important job: mother. After her children became adults, she went to Carleton University to complete her Bachelor of Arts that she began decades before in Montréal at Sir George University. She graduated in 1999. Jane’s great loves were her family and her garden: thick batches of peonies lit up her front yard every June. Jane is predeceased by her parents, Stephen and Ann Maria Way (White) and deeply missed by her sisters Mary Hunt (Mount Pearl, NL) and Marion Coombs (Plum Point, NL) and their families. She is greatly missed by husband François, daughters Denise Gontard Cartwright (Tim), and Lily (Jon), stepchildren Florence Gazzini-Gontard (Pierre), Xavier (Florence) and Agnès, granddaughter Samantha, step-grandchildren Yannick, Mélanie, Victoria, Benjamin and Léah and the most recent addition to the family, great-granddaughter Scarlette Rose.
We Love You Mom
Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Saturday, July 18, 2009 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. A celebration of life will be held in the chapel at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the palliative care unit at the Elisabeth Bruyère Health Centre or a charity of your choice. Jane’s family wishes to thank the wonderful staff of 5NW at the Ottawa Hospital General Campus and at the palliative-care unit of Elisabeth Bruyère Health Centre: their loving care made Jane’s final weeks peaceful and comfortable, for her and her family.
Gilbert, Doris Mildred
Promoted to Glory
Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 8, 2009 with her family by her side. Devoted wife of the late George Arthur Gilbert. Loving mother of Carol Gilbert (Bill Sederowitz), and George William Gilbert. Cherished grandmother of Marc (Monique), Erica (Dave), Ariana and Ryan, and great grandmother of Madison. Predeceased by her parents William and Maud Farmer, and sister Shirley. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Sunday, July 12, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Monday, July 13, 2009 at 11 a.m. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery. Reception for family and friends to follow at Salvation Army Woodroffe Community Church, 820 Woodroffe Avenue. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Gladstone Corps Salvation Army Coffee House, 391 Gladstone Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K2P 0Y9.
Veteran WWII, Ex-POW
Peacefully, on Thursday, July 9, 2009. Beloved husband of the late Eleanor. Dear father of Roslyn, Robert, Susan and Catherine Hale, and Margaret Hyland. He is also survived by 7 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren and his sister-in-law Bernice McDonald. He was predeceased by 5 brothers. A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, July 13th, 2009 at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, 930 Watson Street at 12:30 p.m.
Moore, Gertrude Della
Peacefully, surrounded by family, she went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 9, 2009, in her 90th year. She will be dearly missed by her children, Lynda (Tom Murtha) and Rick (Faye), by her grandchildren Julie Murtha (Jim Palmateer), Christy Murtha and Leigh (Dave Vyn); by her great grandchildren Abby and Joshua Vyn; and by her nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her mother and father, Kate and Edmund Bennett, and by her sisters May South and Gladys Cooke. Special thanks to the Elizabeth Bruyere Palliative Unit for the loving and compassionate care given to Gertrude and the kindness and consideration always shown to her family. Friends may join the family in celebrating Gertrude’s life and gentle spirit at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and after 11:00 a.m. on Monday. Funeral service in the chapel Monday, July 13, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Gertrude, please consider the Elizabeth Bruyere Palliative Unit, 43 Bruyere Street, Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8 or the Arthritis Society, Unit 20 – Billings Plaza, 2269 Riverside Drive, Ottawa, ON K1H 8K2.
Kilmartin, Elizabeth (nee Richmond)
Elizabeth, widow of Herbert, born in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, November 19th, 1913, passed away at home on December 19, 2003 with two of her granddaughters Simone and Elizabeth, by her side. Loving mother of Albert, Bill (Carol), Christine Wirta, Michael (Darlene), and Roselyne (Pierre Seguin). Predeceased by her father David, mother Mary Ellen, her brothers David and Bill, and her sister Hannah. Survived by her beloved brothers Albert of Ireland and John Richmond (wife Phyllis) of New Zealand, 11 grandchildren, 3 step grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, 1 step great grandchild, and numerous nieces and nephews in England, Ireland, New Zealand, and Australia. The family wishes to thank Uncle Albert and his daughter Bernadette for travelling from Ireland to be with our mother during the last days of her life. To comply with Elizabeth's long held wishes, her body has been donated to science. There will be no visitation, and no memorial service. In memory of Elizabeth, contributions to a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated. Arrangements in care of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road, Ottawa.
Little, Jean Elizabeth
After 90 years on this earth, my mother, Jean Elizabeth Little (Binks) decided it was time to take another journey. She has gone to join her parents, Harry Stuart Binks (former Rotary Governor) and Janet Baird (contralto singer) and her brother Stuart and sister Mavis and her 18 year old grandson Jason Ring. My mother loved to play golf, and dig in her garden. Cherished Mother of Barbara Ring of Pilot Butte, Saskatchewan. Jean will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Ian Stuart Ring (Naomi)and Adam Baird Ring as well as her nieces & nephews and all those whom she met along life’s long journey. May she rest in eternal peace. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road) on Friday, July 17, 2009 from 12 noon until time of memorial service in the Chapel at 2p.m.
Suddenly on Tuesday, July 14, 2009 at the age of 22 years. Fondly remembered by his mother Rosemary Quintal, his grandparents Diane and Claude Whelan, many aunts, cousins and friends. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Monday, July 20, 2009 from 1 p.m. until time of memorial service in the chapel at 2 p.m.