Whalen, John Michael
Suddenly after a brief illness on Wednesday, October 7, 2009, aged 58 years. Beloved husband of Vickie Newell. Loving father of Jason. Dear son of Ann Whalen and the late Bill Whalen. Dear brother of Josephine Moreau, Jim and Pat (Sherry). John will be fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews, Les, Dustin, Jon, Angie, Blaine, Shawn, their families and by his many friends. At his request their will be no visitation or service. If you wish to make a donation in memory of John, please consider the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario, 200-1900 Merivale Road, Nepean, ON K2G 4N4.
Russell, Emily Marguerite Irene (nee - Tecter)
In hospital on Wednesday, October 7, 2009, in her 89th year. Predeceased by her parents Albert J. (Tom) Tecter and Irene J. Simpson, her sister Edna Lochhead (Gordon), her brothers Albert and Leonard (husband of Rita). She leaves her brother Allan (Joy), her nieces Audrey (Casey), Dawn, Lois, Patty, Sue and Marianne (Denis) and her nephews Roy, Barton, Lane, John and many great nieces and nephews. At her request their will be no funeral service. Her cremated remains will be buried in Mount Royal Cemetery, Montreal, Quebec. Arrangements in the care of Tubman Funeral Homes.
Peacefully at home of congestive heart failure on October 9, 2009 aged 87. Beloved wife of the late Bill Herriotts (Nov. 11, 2004). Loving mother of Chris and his wife Anne. Dear grandmother of Simon and his wife Anne, Sala and her husband Derek Lavoie, Megan, and Matthew. Proud great grandmother of Kathryne, Gabriel, Feylin, and Kiana. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) on Sunday, October 11, 2009 from 4 – 6 p.m. A private family farewell will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Peacefully at the Ottawa Civic Hospital, on Friday December 26, 2003 in her 82nd year. Loving wife of Irwin of 63 years. She will be missed by her brother-in-law Carman, sisters-in-law Georgina and Florence and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Rd., at Roosevelt, on Monday December 29, 2003 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service on Tuesday at St. Andrew's United Church, Cumberland at 2:00 p.m. Interment in the spring at Dales Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the St. Andrew's United Church, Building Fund would be appreciated.
Kelly, Dorothy Gertrude (nee Staniford)
Retired Registered Nurse
After an almost century-long life of high adventure, Dorothy passed away peacefully at the Almonte Fairview Manor on October 14. Dorothy was born in Clapham, Yorkshire, England on May 25, 1912. She went on to train as a Registered Nurse and Midwife in Lancaster, England and delivered babies during the Second World War in London. After the war, she married Percy Kelly, a member of the Royal Canadian Air Force and moved to Douglastown, NB where they raised their two children: Susan and Sandra. A proud grandmother, Dorothy was extremely present in the lives of her two grandchildren: Jonathan and Erin O’Hara. Her zest for life continues to live on in them. She is survived by her daughter Sandra O’Hara of Almonte, her two grandchildren Jonathan and Erin O’Hara, both of Ottawa. She is predeceased by her beloved daughter Susan and her loving husband Percy. Friends may call at the Almonte Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 154 Elgin St., Almonte on Thursday, October 15th from 7 to 9 pm. Funeral Mass will be held at Holy Name of Mary Church, Bridge St., Almonte on Friday, October 16th at 11am. Internment of cremated remains at Auld Kirk Cemetery. Those wishing may make memorial donations to Habitat for Humanity, Suite 170, 2370 Walkley Road, Ottawa, ON K1G 4H9.
Cormack, Jean Margaret nee Fearn
Peacefully in the presence of her family on Wednesday October 14, 2009, at the age of 80. Cherished wife of Cdr Bruce Cormack RCN (retired). Survived by her sister Doris Morris (John), and sister in law Helen Fearn. Predeceased by her brother Doug Fearn. Loving mother of Mark Cormack (Maureen), Valerie Parker, Catherine Williams (Bill), Andrea Cormack-Akeson (Mark) and grand daughters Jaime Williams and Jessica Cormack. Also survived by many nieces and nephews in Western Canada. She was a long time volunteer with the Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) on Monday, October 19, 2009 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel at 2:00 p.m., followed by a reception. Private family inurnment. In lieu of flowers, a contribution to your local Alzheimer’s Society would be appreciated.
Peacefully at home on Friday, October 16, 2009 age 81 years. Loved forever by his wife Violet (Eastman) and his children, Philip (Eileen), Jacalyn Kearns (Michael), James (Nora), and William (Heather). Cherished grandfather of Meghan and Kevin Kearns, Rebecca, Shannon, Dawn, and Marina McEwen. "Special Dad" to Beverley Saunders and grandfather to Lindsey Saunders. Dear brother of Benjamin (Jean) and Ruth Doll (Denis). Predeceased by his parents Edwin and Merle McEwen. Friends may call at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr., Kars (East of Hwy 416) on Sunday from 1 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at Carsonby United Church, 5940 Prince of Wales Dr. on Monday at 1 p.m. Interment Rideauvale Cemetery. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Carsonby United Church.
May 8, 1913 - October 16, 2009, A Beautiful Ballerina
Loving wife of the late Reginald Senior (1998). Dear mother of Carol Ann Perkins (the late Ronald Jack Perkins). Irene always had a smile and hugs for her grandchildren Terry (Sherry), Bob (Bonnie) and Susan Irene, great grandchildren Greg, David, Candice, Tim, Jessica and Rebecca, and great great grandchildren Cole and Emmett. Many thanks for the happy times and excellent care at Medex- Extendicare. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Monday, October 19, 2009 from 1p.m. until time of service in the Chapel at 2:00 p.m. Donations to Brittania United Church would be appreciated.
Erdman, Ilmar Ernst
Passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 17, 2009. Survived by his wife Lorna and his four sons John (Karen), Eric (Rosy), Neil and Mark (Kristine) and by his grandchildren Adam (Jen), Leslie (Mike), Simon, Jacob and Luke. Fondly remembered by his brother Karl (Dorothy) and by his sister Evelyn (the late Dave Rimmer). University of Alberta Alumnus, he had a long and distinguished career with Health and Welfare Canada developing international food hygiene standards, he also received several international awards. Special thanks to his niece Ann and to the staff at Medex Extendicare. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 2 p.m. Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated.
Bradley, Hertha Bertha (nee Byers)
Peacefully at West End Villa, on Thursday December 25, 2003 in her 94th year. Predeceased by her husband Samuel. Loving mother of Ileen Clement, Walter (D.Anne), Kenneth (Gayle) and Joy (Rick Monuk). Proud grandmother of Shawn (Cheryl), Janis (Kirk), Brenda, Larry, David, Steven (Solvia) and Tammy, and great-grandmother of Bradley, Jesse and Lexie. Predeceased by her daughter Marjorie and sons Carl and Allan. Survived by her sisters Nellie and Beatrice and her brother Leonard. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Rd., at Roosevelt, on Sunday December 28, 2003 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service in the chapel on Monday at 2:30 p.m. Interment at Merivale Cemetery. For those who wish, a donation to the Family Support Group of the West End Villa, would be appreciated.
Gordon, Stanley C.
Member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 480. Peacefully on Sunday December 28, 2003 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital in his 70th year. Beloved husband of Tina (nee Charbonneau). Loving father of Christine Nagy (Dave). Cherished grandfather of Sarah and Thomas. Dear step-father of Paul, Beatrice, Joanne, Richard and Ron. He was pre-deceased by his sons Danny and Brent, as well as his parents, Clifford and Annie Gordon. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Rd at Roosevelt Ave, on Friday January 2, 2003 from 7-9 p.m. Memorial service in the chapel on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. A Legion service will take place at the funeral home on Friday at 6:45 p.m. Memorial donations in memory of Stan may be made to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute.
Chyurlia, Dr. Jerome Paul
Peacefully in hospital with his family by his side. Beloved husband of Ada. Loving father of Peter and Livia. Son of Flora and the late Ugo. Dear brother of Gian-Maria (Patricia). He will be missed by his niece Julie, his nephews John-Paul, Marc and brother–in-law Ferruccio (Françoise). Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt), Ottawa on Wednesday, October 28, 2009 from 11 to 12 noon. Funeral service will be held in the chapel at 12 noon followed by interment at Beechwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation would be appreciated.
Hickey, John T.
(1920-2009) WWII Veteran Member of the First Special Service Force
Peacefully, at the Perley Rideau Veterens’ Health Center on Saturday, October 24, 2009. John was born in Cobalt, Ontario on March 15, 1920. Loving husband of Georgette. Dear brother of Marie and Phyllis. Special friend to Aurel and Cecile Labrie. He will be missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. A special thanks to all the staff at the Rideau South of the Perley Rideau Veterens’ Health Centre. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt), Ottawa on Tuesday, October 27, 2009 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. Internment to follow at Capital Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.
Cathcart, Percy Harold
Peacefully on Friday, September 18, 2009, in his 88th year. Beloved husband of Helen (Hall) for 61 years. Dear father of Terry (Donna Leduc), Linda (Heinz Klabouch), Nancy (Mike Lawless), and the late Ross (Jo-Anne). Loving grandfather of James, Shannon, and Erin. Predeceased by his sisters Mildred Sutton and Hazel Seabrook. Thanks to Drs. Engelhardt and Farncombe, CCAC, Carefor, and the Empress of Kanata staff. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) on Sunday, September 20, 2009 from 2 to 5 p.m. A celebration of his life will be held at St. Paul's Anglican Church, 20 Young Road, Kanata on Monday, September 21, 2009 at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Paul's Anglican Church, Carefor, CCAC, or the Palliative Care Outreach Program would be appreciated. Inurnment at the Anglican cemetery in Stanley's Corners.
Simmonds, Mary Armour
December 8, 1910 ~ October 25, 2009
Peacefully at Carleton Lodge. Predeceased by her beloved husband Fred. Lovingly remembered by Don (Muriel), Lorraine Crawford and Gord (Joyce). Grandmother of David, Susan, Mary Gail, Brent, Scott, Lori, Karen, Andrea and many great grand-children. A family gathering will be held at Pinecrest Visitation Centre, 2500 Baseline Road on Thursday, October 29, 2009 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Graveside Service will be held at Pinecrest Cemetery at 11a.m. followed by a reception. The family would like to thank the staff at Carleton Lodge for their loving care over the past 10 years. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Mary may be made to the Alzheimers Society.
Suddenly, but peacefully with her family by her side on Sunday, October 25, 2009 at age 68. Elsie was the beloved wife of Adrian for the past 28 years. Best friend and mother to Elena (Fazil Hussein) and immensely proud nana of three-week old Iris. Elsie will be deeply missed by her sister Dorothy (Bert) Lowry of Almonte, sister-in-law Mary Penman (the late Jack) of Lombardy, sister and brother-in-law Grietje and Ron Waddell of Hemmingford, Quebec and by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Elsie will be remembered as a warm, generous, creative and fun-loving woman. Elsie is predeceased by her parents John and Mary Penman (nee Lawson) of Almonte, first husband Donald J. Clapp, brother Jack Penman of Lombardy and sister Ruth (the late Bill Leslie) of Scarborough. Friends may call at the Almonte Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 154 Elgin Street, Almonte on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the Almonte United Church on Friday at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Auld Kirk Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family gratefully requests that you consider donations to the Almonte General Hospital or Care Canada.
Suddenly at home on Monday October 26, 2009 at the age of 58 years. Ray, beloved husband of Joanne Wilson (née Larocque). Loving father of Steven (Jen), Shelly (Leon), Carrie-Lynne (Eric), Amy (Justin) and his step children Brigitte and Jen Scholtyssek. Cherished grandfather of 7. Dear brother of Jimmy, Dave, Ron and Sheila (Terry). Predeceased by his parents James Bogg and Georgina Wilson, his sister Margaret and his brothers Bernie and Scotty. He will also be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and his best friends Brian, Sue, Judy and Ken. Friends may call at the Carleton Place Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 61 Lake Ave West, Carleton Place on Saturday October 31st, 2009 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Sunday November 1st, 2009 at 1 p.m. Those wishing, memorial donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.