Finney, Joyce Elaine BA née Klinefelter
Born in Sutherland, Iowa, February 10, 1930. Joyce passed away on Monday, October 18, 2010, at the Civic Hospital, Ottawa, ON. Loving wife of Raymond Finney for fifty-eight years. She will be sadly missed by her children, Barbara (Robert) Richard and Bruce (Barby) Finney. Very proud of her grandchildren Ryan, Sam and Chanel. Joyce touched many lives with her gentle loving manner and she will remain in our hearts forever. A Memorial Service will be held at Stittsville United Church, 6255 Fernbank Road, on Friday, October 29, 2010 at 2:00 pm, reception to follow. Burial will take place at a later date in Montreal, Quebec. In lieu of flowers, kindly make your donation to the Heart Institute or to the charity of your choice.
Davies, Jane (Jean)
In hospital on Wednesday, October 20, 2010 in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late Tal Davies. Dear mother of Gerald (Tricia), Pam Pratt (Jaimie), and Evan. Loving grandmother of Jason, Shane and Joshua and great grandmother of Ryan. Predeceased by brothers Leslie, Tom, Ken, Melvin and Max Holley and sister Glenys Leach. A private family service will be held. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Davis, Douglas Robert
Suddenly in hospital on Wednesday, October 20, 2010 age 71 years. Beloved husband of the late Marilyn McBryde (August 2010). Cherished father of Debbie (Wade), Penny (Chris), Patti-Jo (Michel), Kerry (Chris) and Melanie (Henry). Adored grandfather of Shanna, Jason, Scott, Ryan, Tyler, Cory, Jenypher, Kyle, Jake, Alexi, Shelby, Brooke and loving Popa of Caiden and Sam. Predeceased by his brother Garry. Friends may call at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr., Kars (East of Hwy 416) on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. Paul’s United Church, Richmond on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. Interment St. Paul’s United Church Cemetery.
Suddenly at home on Monday, October 18, 2010 at the age of 26 years. Cherished companion of Nick Matchem. Beloved daughter of Carolyn Morris (Dan). Dear sister of Anthony Farella. Fondly remembered by her aunt Wendy Vonk (Don), her uncle Doug Morris (Kerrie) and cousins Dean, Alex, Leslie and Amanda and by her step-father Joe Farella. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd.) on Saturday, October 23, 2010 from 1:30 until time of service in the chapel at 3:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Ottawa Humane Society would be appreciated.
Halsall, Mary Jo
After a period of hospitalization Mary Jo passed away on Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at the age of 83 years. Beloved wife for 42 years to Don. Cherished mother to Dave (Karen Thompson). Mary will be fondly remembered by her friends in Chicago. The family wishes to thank the staff at the Carleton Place Hospital, the Rosemond Wing, Stoneridge Manor and the Emergency Room staff at the Ottawa Civic Hospital for their compassionate care. A memorial reception will be held at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations to the Ottawa Humane Society would be appreciated.
MacWaters, Alexander (Alec)
A.I. Mech. E, P. Eng, C.I.M.
In the Carleton Place Hospital surrounded by his family on Thursday, October 21, 2010 at the age of 85 years. Darling husband and best friend for 57 years to Margaret. Fun loving and fantastic father to Marion Voytinsky (Michael), Pauline Koch (John) and Duncan (Dawn). Grandpa to Jennifer (Mitch Généroux), Ian, Heather, Arthur, Eric and Anna. Great Grandfather to Christian. Survived by his sister Phyllis Chaplin in the U.K. Alec will be missed by his Scrabble loving niece Brenda Mackintosh. Alec was the founder and strong member of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, Ottawa Branch, he was also an enthusiastic member of the Lanark Woodworkers Club. Friends are invited to a Celebration of Alec’s life at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 45 Robertson Road Nepean, on Tuesday, October 26, 2010 from 1:30-4:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Mash, Gordon Arthur
(Retired, Canadian Bank Note)
Peacefully, surrounded by family, on Friday, October 22, 2010. Loving husband of Barbara (nee Bedingfield), proud father of Greg and Laurie Gayle (Terry), devoted grandfather of Christina, Tommy, Madison and Sierra. The family would like to thank Dr. Hurdon and the team at The Hospice at May Court for their 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, October 25, 2010 from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. A memorial service will be held in the chapel Monday at 2:30 p.m. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Gordon, please consider the Hospice at May Court, 114 Cameron Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1S 0X1.
Fortin, Nina (nee Hobin)
Peacefully at Carleton Lodge on Saturday, October 23, 2010 in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Walter Fortin. Cherished mother of Gail Emoff, Clark (Julie), Sue McCaffrey (Gary), and Holly Massie (Pete). Loving grandmother of 17 grandchildren and many great and great- great grandchildren. Friends may call at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr., Kars (East of Hwy 416) on Tuesday, November 2nd from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday, November 3rd at 2 p.m. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Humane Society.
After a valiant struggle on Saturday, October 23, 2010 surrounded by his wife, children and his special family, at the age of 64 years. Beloved husband and best friend of Lynne (nee Black). Cherished father of Adam (Erin) and Amanda. Adoring Poppa to Nathaniel, Abigail, Hannah and Samuel. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, family, friends and neighbours. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd.) Nepean on Thursday, October 28, 2010 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. and on Friday, October 29, 2010 at Arlington Woods Free Methodist Church, 225 McClellan Rd. Nepean from 10 a.m. until time of memorial service at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Ottawa Hospital Foundation Respiratory Fund, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Y 4E9, would be appreciated.
Preston, Colonel W. Ross
(Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps, WW II – Korea)
Col. Ross Preston, a gentleman, loyal friend, world traveler and craftsman passed away peacefully in the loving company of his family on Monday, October 25, 2010, two weeks shy of his 91st birthday.
Beloved husband of Jean, his high school sweetheart and wife of 63 years. Proud and loving father of Nancy and John (Lynn) and cherished grandfather of Graham and Cameron. Predeceased by his brother, Flying Officer Stuart M. Preston RCAF, shot down in an air operation over Europe, May 1944. Survived by his brother Kenneth W. Preston and family of Toronto.
Ross grew up in St. Catharines, Ontario. In 1939, he enrolled in Queens’s University where he was President of the Arts Society. Upon graduation in 1942, he enlisted in the Army as an officer cadet in The Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps and was commissioned as a Lieutenant and went overseas in 1943. After serving in England and Northwest Europe, Ross returned to Canada in 1946 and enrolled in the regular Army, where he was promoted to Major. He served in Corps and staff appointments an commanded commonwealth supply elements of the 1st Commonwealth Division in Korea in 1953 and 1954. For his service in that theatre, he was awarded the Member of the Order of the British Empire. He returned to Canada and served in senior appointments in supply, personnel, and financial management, retiring with the rank of Colonel in 1974. Ross joined the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation as Executive Director of Administration in 1975, where he remained until a second retirement in 1983.
In retirement, Ross was generous of his time and skills in community service to the United Way, The Social Planning Council of Ottawa, and Westboro United Church, where he served on the Official Board as a senior Elder. He loved to travel the world and had a keen interest in doing crafts which he gave to many of his friends as remembrances.
The family would like to express their gratitude and thanks to the staff of Bayshore Home Health, the management and staff of Retire-At-Home and to the amazing homecare team who were dedicated to providing compassionate care to Ross and support for the family. To the many health care professionals at the Ottawa Hospital campuses, much appreciation for your excellent care.
Visitation will be held at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Rd (at Roosevelt Ave) on Friday, October 29th from 7-9 p.m. A private family service will be held followed by cremation. If so desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Peacefully after a one year struggle with cancer on Sunday, October 24, 2010 in his 55th year. Paul is survived by his partner Julian, his second wife Victoria Luloff and first wife France Taylor (James). Loving father of Mélanie (Agnus), Vickie (Matt) and Kristyn. Cherished grandfather to Camelia, Kyle, Maxwell, Izadora, Joshua and Emily. Paul will be sadly missed by his brothers and sisters, extended family and close friends. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Thursday, October 28, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday at 11 a.m. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Paul, please consider the Palliative Care Unit at Elisabeth Bruyere.
Paquette, Janet Kathleen
Suddenly in hospital on Tuesday, October 26, 2010, aged 46 years. Loving mother of Ashley and Jennifer. Cherished grandmother of Kiah. Dear daughter of Richard Paquette and the late Penny Paquette. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Nepean on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. followed by a memorial service in the chapel at 2:00 p.m. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Janet, please consider the Canadian Cancer Society.
Peacefully on October 29, 2010 at the age of 86. beloved husband of Margaret Easton. Loving father of Sandy and Kenneth. Dear brother of Jean, Elizabeth and Marion of Scotland and also survived by his nieces Paula and Martha in White Rock. Private Family arrangements. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Ottawa Food Bank or St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church.
Rothwell, Mildred "Millie"
Born in Rouleau, Saskatchewan on October 1st, 1921. Peacefully at Granite Ridge, Stittsville on October 29th, 2010 at the age of 89. Predeceased by her husband Victor. Loving mother of John (Debbie) and David (Fiona). Dear grandmother of 8 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her sisters Ruth and Hazel and her brother John (WWII KIA). The family would like to thank all the staff at Granite Ridge, Lake House for all their care and compassion. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington St., Carp on Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on November 4th at 1 p.m. For those who wish donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
James, Brian Reginald
February 8, 1952 - October 29, 2010
It is with sadness that we announce that Brian passed away peacefully surrounded by those who loved him after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Brian is predeceased by his parents, Ann Wombon and his father Albert David James. He is survived by his two sisters Janet James (Ottawa) and Helen James (Victoria). He is fondly remembered by his life long, childhood friend, Dr. Carlan Stants and his family (Ottawa), his companion, Katherine Francey (Calgary) and his extended family and friends at St. Mark’s Anglican Church. Born in Chilliwack, British Columbia, into a military family, Brian spent much of his early life moving from base to base before his family settled in the Ottawa area. He attended Brookfield and Merivale High Schools, completed a Physical Education Degree at the University of Ottawa and obtained his Degree in Education at the University of Western Ontario. An avid athlete and consummate sportsman, Brian was physically active his entire life. Brian competed at the National and Provincial levels in track and field, cross-country skiing, cycling and speed skating. Brian spent much of his adult life as a high school teacher for both the Ottawa-Carleton District and the Peel District (Mississauga) School Boards. Brian was also a passionate writer and painter and dedicated much of his adult life to these pursuits. His family would like to thank all those who showed him kindness during his difficult struggle over the last two years. In particular, we would like to thank his entire support network at St. Mark’s Anglican Church, Dr. Louise Coulombe and the staff at the Hospice of May Court, his community care workers, and the healthcare staff at both the Ottawa General Hospital and Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, New York. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of the Tubman Funeral Homes Garden Chapel, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore & Baseline) on Wednesday, November 3, 2010 from 7 to 9 pm. Memorial service will be held at St. Mark’s Anglican Church, 1606 Fisher Avenue, Ottawa on November 4, 2010 at 11:00 am. Inurnment at Capital Memorial Gardens, 3700 Prince of Wales Drive, Ottawa at 1:30 pm. In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to any of the following organizations – the Canadian Cancer Society, the Hospice at May Court, St. Mark’s Anglican Church or to any of the amateur sports associations that Brian was involved with throughout his life.
Dagg, Ivan John
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing on Sunday, October 31st, 2010 in his 83rd year. Loving husband of Elizabeth “Betty” (nee Cobb) for 61 years. Dear father of Connie Drake (Doug) of Vancouver, Dan (Ruth) of Osgoode and Wendy Taylor (Ross) of Kanata. Cherished grandfather of Scott (Heather), Brodie, Tara (Ed), Lisa, Mark (Pam), Travis and Morgan. Proud great-grandfather “Pappy” of Brooklyn, Ayven, Carson, Bennett and Pierce. Survived by his brother Gerald (Shirley) and Kenwyn (Dolly) and sister Evelyn Deavy (Ron). Predeceased by his brother Lawrence (Jessie) and sisters Helen Cartman (Lloyd) and Dorothy Hodgins (Carson). Ivan will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Special thanks to the staff of Stonehaven Manor for their exceptional care. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd.), Nepean on Friday, November 5, 2010 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Saturday, November 6, 2010 at St. James Anglican Church, Otter Lake, Quebec from 1 p.m. until time of Memorial Service at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. James Anglican Church, Otter Lake, QC or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.