Hare, William Lester
Lester passed away quietly on Thursday, August 6, 2009, in his 99th year, at West End Villa. Survived by his daughter Pegi Gunn-Graham, granddaughters Siona and Catriona Gunn–Graham of Edmonton, AB and brother Edward Hare of Hamilton. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Cooligan, Carmen nee Lavigne
Passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 6, 2009 at the age of 77. Cherished wife of Ralph. Loving mother of Terry and Mark. Devoted grandmother of 6 grandchildren. Survived by her sister Clair. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Saturday, August 8, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Memorial service will be held in the chapel on Sunday August 9, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Peacefully at the West End Villa on Thursday, August 6, 2009 at the age of 84. Blanche Margaret Hobbs, beloved wife of 64 years to Earl Smith. Loving mother of Victor (Lynne), Carol (Paul) Homer and Garth (Holly). Dear grandmother of Chad, Brandon and Meagan Homer and Kyle and Kodie Smith. Survived by her extended family. Predeceased by daughter Margaret, son Dwight and by brother Clarence Hobbs. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, Carp on Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Monday at 2 p.m. followed by interment at Munster Union Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Munster United Church or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated. The Smith family would like to thank the 2nd Floor Nursing Staff at the West End Villa for the care and kindness given to Blanche.
Timmermann, John Edward
November 7 1951 – August 6, 2009
Tragically to stroke in his 58th year. John was a wonderful man loved and admired by many. Loving husband and best friend to Dr. Maureen Rae. Adoring father of Leah and Caleb. John was predeceased by his parents Hans and Elisabeth Timmermann. He is survived by brothers Tim (Marie) and Michael (Anita) and sister Diana Swanson (John). John had an uncommonly passionate zest for life. His outgoing warmth and interest in others earned him friends wherever he travelled. A true free spirit, John would try anything! We are so proud and fortunate to have had John in our lives. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) on Sunday 2:00 – 4:00 & 7:00 – 9:00 pm. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Donations in memory of John may be made to The Friends of Gatineau Park or the Trillium Gift of Life Network.
Baker, John M.
In hospital, on Wednesday, August 5, 2009 at the age of 78. John M. Baker, beloved husband of Norma Teresa Hart. Loving father of Christopher (Sandy) and Randall (Diane). Dear grandfather of Jeff, Kimberley, Kristen and Warren. Dear brother of Robert (Vivian), Lionel, and Goldia Lyons. Predeceased by a sister Doris Baker. Friends may call at the Carleton Place Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 61 Lake Avenue West, Carleton Place on Monday, August 10, from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Mary’s Church, 28 Hawthorne Avenue, Carleton Place on Tuesday morning at 11 a.m. A reception will be held in the parish hall following the funeral mass. Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.
Peacefully, after a short illness, although he defeated cancer, on Saturday, August 8, 2009 at the age of 74. Cherished husband of Margery (Padgham). Loving father of Tammy Toner-Metcalfe (Jeff Metcalfe). Devoted grandfather of Taylor and Cole Metcalfe. Predeceased by his parents Nellie and David Toner and his brother Howard. The family would like to thank Dr. Nicholas, Dr. Eische and Dr. Koroniak. Friends may call at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr, Kars (East of Hwy 416) on Tuesday August 11, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. Brigid Roman Catholic Church, 2015 River Road, Manotick, on Wednesday August 12, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Interment St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Renfrew. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, or the Arthritis Society.
Holland, Geoffrey William
Suddenly and unexpectedly, on Sunday August 9, 2009. Cherished son of Bill and Helen Holland of Ottawa and brother of Dr. Anne Holland (Rein Jaagumagi) of Toronto, Catharine Holland of Maine, and recently predeceased by his dear brother Jon Holland (Ann McDonald) of Ottawa. He will be missed by his nieces and nephew Alyson, Eric and Greer. A private family memorial service will be held following cremation at the Tubman crematorium.
Villeneuve, Riley William
After undergoing heart surgery at CHEO, Riley left us at the tender age of 6 months and 29 days on Friday, August 7, 2009. Beloved son of Marc and Tara Villeneuve. Cherished grandson of Neil and Delilah McArthur and Michel and Micheline Villeneuve. Riley will always be remembered by his aunt Lyn Toll, as well as his godparents William Denis & Ashley Thomas. Memorial visitation will be held at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt Ave.) on Wednesday, August 12, 2009 from 12:30 p.m. until service time in the chapel at 2:00 p.m. Special thanks to the staff of the Division of Cardiology at CHEO for all their dedicated care. Donations in Riley’s memory may be made to the Division of Cardiology, CHEO, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L1.
Scharf, Robert Eric
Peacefully in hospital, surrounded by his loving family, on Sunday, August 16, 2009 in his 75th year. Dear father of Susan, Debora, Gordon (Lucie) and Stewart (Trina) Brother of Marian Shay (the late Jim) and Sylvia McDonald (Richard). Loving grandfather of Sherrie (Cory), Joseph, Susie, Dallas (Dan), Richard and great grandfather of Jerica and Lexi. Predeceased by his parents, Gordon and Ivy Scharf. He will also be greatly missed by his previous wife Helene Thompson. Special thanks to the Queensway Carleton Hospital, Surgery C3, especially Carlos and Natasha for their support. Friends may call at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr., Kars (East of Hwy 416) on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday at 1 p.m. Interment Rideauvale Cemetery. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Past President Home Craft Division – Carp Agricultural Society
Peacefully at the Almonte General Hospital on Saturday, August 15, 2009 in her 61st year. Beloved wife of the late George Craig. Proud and loving mother of Bill Craig (Lisa) and Debbie Craig. Cherished grandmother of William and Madison. Dear sister of Tom Somerton (Eleanor) and Bill Somerton (Carla). She will also be missed by her nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Wilbert Somerton and Louisa Cavanagh. A memorial service will be held at Christ Church Huntley, 3008 Carp Road, on Friday, August 21, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. A reception will follow at the Carp Agricultural Hall. Special thanks to the Boyd family, PSW’s Amy and Debbie, and the staff of the CCAC for all their dedicated care and kindness. In lieu of flowers, donations in Nancy’s memory may be made to the Ottawa Rotary Home, 4637 Bank Street Ottawa, ON, K1T 3W6, or the Canadian Cancer Society, 1745 Woodward Drive, Ottawa, ON, K2C 0P9.
Peacefully in hospital on Sunday, August 16, 2009. Beloved wife of Gordon Baldwin. Dear mother of Brenda (Brad Elliott), Judy Lewis and David (Pam Tapley). Loving grandmother of Ashley, Jessica, Brodie, Brooklyn, Jerett and Senna. Sister of Madeline (Hector Boily) and May (Bill Smith). Predeceased by her brother of Keith Bell. Special thanks to the staff of the Intensive Care Unit of the Ottawa Hospital General Campus. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Wednesday, August 19, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service in the chapel Thursday at 11 a.m. Interment Rideauvale Cemetery, Kars, Ontario. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Marion, please consider the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation, 704-265 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1S 2E1.
Whitney, Earl Stanley
The Whitney family are sad to announce the passing of Earl, resident of Barrhaven Manor on Monday, August 17, 2009 in his 97th year. He will be greatly missed by his loving wife Gwen (Meldrum) and their four sons, Wayne (Faye) of Manotick, Barry (Juliann) of Windsor, Mel (Linda) of Penticton, BC, and Jeff (Sylie) of San Jose, California. Proud grandfather of Stephanie, Kristen, Christopher, Matthew, Lara, Ben and Jessica and great-grandfather of Lexi, Micheal and Zahary. Brother of Harold of Cornwall. Predeceased by his parents Russell Whitney and Mary Ellen Carpenter, brothers Percy, Oral, Irvin, Brentley, and sisters Nona and Ola. Earl was born January 12, 1913 in Milles Roches, Ontario. Member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Member and Past Master of Corinthian Lodge #669 (Cornwall), Charter Member of Cornwall Sports Hall of Fame (Track and Field), and proud World War II Veteran. Friends may call at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr., Kars (East of Hwy 416) on Friday from 11:30 until time of service in the chapel at 1 p.m. Interment of cremated remains in family plot at Woodlawn Cemetary in Cornwall later. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the charity of their choice. We will always remember Dad's contagious laughter, he never asked for much but gave a lot.
Wilkie, Terrence Wendell (Terry)
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Terry on Monday, August 17, 2009 at the age of 68, surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Mary (Smith). Devoted and loving father of Jennifer (Drew James), and Greg (Becky). Loving grandfather of 6 grandsons, Andrew, Connor, Myles, Aiden, Ethan and William. Terry will be deeply missed by many family and friends. His great love of world travel began at the age of 17. Wanting to serve his country, he joined the Army Reserves as a lineman for 3 years. He then joined the newly started CJOH Television, where he advanced to a Lighting Director. He continued his service to others as a NABET Union Leader. Terry worked for 35 years in the television industry with great passion and joy. Upon retirement, he continued his public service through All Saints Lutheran Church. Many thanks to Dr. Goss and Dr. Meng, and their teams. Terry felt blessed to receive the very best of care, kindness and support throughout his illness from family and friends, and from the professionals and volunteers at the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre, 5 East, at the General Hospital, the Hospice at May Court, and the local CCAC. Heartfelt thanks to all who helped him during his journey. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore & Baseline Rd.) on Wednesday, August 19, 2009 from 2-5 & 7-9 pm. Funeral Service will be held at All Saints Lutheran Church, 1061 Pinecrest Road, on Thursday, August 20, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Interment Dales Cemetery, Cumberland. Please refrain from wearing scented products, due to an allergy. For those who wish, the family would appreciate donations in Terry’s memory to the Lung Cancer Canada (www.lungcancercaanda.ca), or the Hospice at May Court.
Bowes (nee Langford), Elizabeth Lois
February 20, 1926 - August 17, 2009
Lois passed away suddenly, but peacefully, at her home on August 17th at the age of 83. Beloved wife and best friend of Murray Bishop Bowes and most loving mother of Murray Bishop Bowes Jr. (Sheila), Mark Langford Bowes (Sandy) and Jennifer Roma James (Terry). Cherished grandmother to her eight grandchildren Kristina, Shana, Matthew, Michael, Jessica, Steven, Allison and Richard and three great- grandchildren Sam, Ben and Charlie. Lois is survived by her sister Zelma, sisters-in-law Bea and Lois Langford, Roma (nee Bowes) and her husband Ken Lett and is predeceased by her sister-in-law Elsie Falls (nee Bowes). Lovingly remembered by her many Langford nieces and nephews. Lois was predeceased by brothers Ira, Elmer, Johnny and Eddie Langford. A very special thank you to Sheila King. In keeping with her final wishes there will be no visitation; a private family service will be held at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes.
Barry, Andrew Joseph
WWII Royal Navy Veteran - Member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch #480
Peacefully at the Hospice at May Court on Tuesday, August 4, 2009 at the age of 83. Beloved father of sons Ronald (Charlene), Edward (the late Norma), Daye (Shelley), Terry (Laura), Tony (Marie), and daughters, Christine (Ken) Chrunik and Jenny (Rory) West. Also leaving to mourn, 7 brothers, 2 sisters 13 grandchildren and many great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family and cherished friends. Predeceased by brother Maurice and son Andrew Joseph Jr. Private family arrangements. Many thanks to Dr. Jason Pantarotto at the Ottawa General Cancer Clinic and the Community and Palliative Care Networks. Special heartfelt thanks to Dr. Susan Gick, Dr. Hurdon, all the nurses , volunteers and staff at May Court for the exceptional loving care, compassion and respect provided to Andrew during his final journey home. For those who wish, donations to the Hospice at May Court would be appreciated.
April 7, 1913 – August 20, 2009 It is with great sadness that Barry and Sandra announce the passing of their wonderful mother, Alice, in her 97th year. Mom was predeceased by her loving husband of 61 years, Robert Riddell, her sister Isabella Saunders and her brother Robert Irvine. She is survived by her sister-in-law Bernice Irvine and many nieces and nephews. Alice came from England in 1920 and worked for Bell Canada for 34 years. She was a member of Erskine Presbyterian Church for 89 years. Alice lived the last 41/2 years at the West End Villa. Special thanks to Helen, Sheila, Gail, Bonnie, Debbie, Hoda, Cecilia and all the PSW’s for their loving care and support. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Monday, August 24, 2009 from 10 a.m. until time of memorial service in the chapel at 11 a.m. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the charity of their choice.
…and now she sings with angels in heaven…our little Yorkshire lass
Suddenly, on Wednesday August 19, 2009, at the age of 38. Cherished husband of Anne Demers. Devoted father of Elizabeth. Loving son of Zvonko and Nada Jurisich and caring brother of Paul. Loving son-in-law of Georges and Micheline Demers. Michael will also be remembered by many aunts, uncles, cousins, sister and brother-in-law, and nephew, and many close friends. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore & Baseline Rd.) on Friday, August 21, 2009 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm., and on Saturday, August 22, 2009 from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Martin de Porres Roman Catholic Church, 3891 Richmond Road, on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. For those who wish, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.