Peckham – Freda Margaret Peacefully in hospital on Thursday, July 12, 2007. Freda Brown, beloved wife of the late Ralph Peckham. She was born at Herring Cove, Nova Scotia, the daughter of the late Howard and Lily Brown. Predeceased by her brother James and by her sister Violet. Her family invite you to a memorial service at St. Michaels and All Angels Anglican Church, Ottawa, Ontario on Monday, July 16, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Freda please consider St. Michaels and All Angels Anglican Church, 2112 Bel Air Drive, Ottawa, ON K2C 0W9.
Hethrington, Jahala May (nee Bryan)
Suddenly and unexpectedly on Thursday, July 12, 2007 in 79th year. Beloved wife of the late Arthur Mackenzie Hethrington. Loving mother of David (Diane), Iris (Herb Allen), and Leslie (Elaine). She will be sadly missed by 6 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren, sisters, brother, sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, many nephews, nieces and beloved friends. No visitation by request. Family interment of Jahala’s cremated remains to take place at Capital Memorial Gardens, 3700 Prince of Wales Drive, Nepean, on Tuesday July 17th at 10:00 a.m. A Memorial Service to celebrate Jahala’s life will be held at Fallowfield United Church, 119 Steeple Hill Crescent (at Fallowfield Road), Nepean, on Tuesday July 17th at 11:00a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Canadian Cancer Society, or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Palmer, Dorothy (née McLean)
It is with sad hearts, we announce the passing of Dorothy on Thursday, July 12, 2007 at the age of 78. Predeceased by her son Craig. Beloved wife to Tom. Loving sister to Malcolm, Christine and May. Phenomenal mother to Cate, Diane and Danny, David and Christine. Second mother to Bruce and Brett. The coolest grandmother to Patrick, Sarah, Brendan and Nicholas. We were not ready to let her go, but her smile will always be remembered. Respecting her wishes, there will be a private family service. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre or the Diabetes Association. A special thank you to the physicians and staff at the General Hospital (5th floor) for the care they provided.
(1921 – 2007)
Peter Rubec, born September 24, 1921 passed away after a short illness on Friday July 13, 2007 at age 85. Peter was born of Ukrainian immigrant parents (Frederick and Mary) in Schumaker, Ontario and raised in Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec. He lived a full life in Ottawa, building his own home in Westboro, and with his wife, Coral, in almost 59 years of marriage raised an active family, traveled widely in Canada, the USA, Europe and Africa and avidly participated in curling through the Granite Club. After graduating from Queen’s University in 1946, he worked for over 32 years as a chemical engineer and product standards laboratory manager with the Department of Public Works. He was a generous husband, father, grandparent, friend and neighbour in our community. Survived by his son Peter (with his wife Louise), his son Clayton (with his wife Leslie), three grandchildren Natalee (Jon Cappello), Elizabeth, and James and three great-grandchildren, James, Olivia and Izabelle. Predeceased by his wife Coral (nee Coo) and his brothers Steve, Sam and Diko. The family thanks the staff of the Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus for their efforts and comfort in this difficult transition in our lives. Memorial visitation will be held at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Rd (at Roosevelt Ave) on Friday July 20, 2007 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Memorial service in the chapel at 11:30 a.m. In Peter’s memory, contributions to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Room H201, 40 Ruskin Street, Ottawa, ON, K1Y 4W7, would be appreciated
Student Frederick Banting
Peacefully in her sleep, on July 14, 2007 at the age of 16 years. Sarah Elizabeth Bazil, beloved daughter of Gary and Connie (nee Shaver). Loving sister of Kevin and Heather. Dear niece of Pat and Ken Headrick, Laurie and Clayton Vaillancourt, Robert Shaver, Debbie Hitsman and Ken Ross, Evelyne and Mike Madore. Special cousin of Chris Headrick, Tammy Lepine, Allison and Marisa Shaver. Predeceased by her grandparents Lois and James Shaver, Robert Bazil, Lucille and Thomas McMahon and by her uncle Eugene and by her aunt Bonnie Bazil. Friends may call at the Rideau Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr., Kars (East of Hwy 416), on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at St. James United Church, Osgoode on Friday at 11 a.m. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 415 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON. K1H 8M8 and would be appreciated.
Clifford, John Allan
Veteran of W.W. II
Peacefully with his family by his side, on Sunday, July 29th, 2007 at Fairview Manor, Almonte at the age of 85 years. John Allan Clifford, much loved husband of Elizabeth (nee Beattie). Loving father of Stewart (Jackie), Randy (Regina) and Mae. Cherished grandfather of Jeffrey, Sarah, Jessica, Melissa, Lynsey and Kerri-Anne. Dear brother of Mae (Norman) Davis. Predeceased by his brother Gordon. Friends may call at the Almonte Chapel of Tubman Kerry Funeral Home, 154 Elgin Street, Almonte (613-256-2160) on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday at 11 a.m. Interment Auld Kirk Cemetery. For those who wish, memorial donations to the Almonte General Hospital/Fairview Manor Foundation or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.
Bellinger, Philip E.
After a full and vibrant life on Tuesday July 31, 2007, in his 80th year. Loving husband of Elizabeth (nee Phipps) for 53 years. Proud father of Ceri Bellinger (Robert Muise), Ted Bellinger (Lindsey) and Karl Bellinger. Cherished grandfather of Dustin, Olivia, Brennan, Jordan, Graham, Krista and Natasha. Survived by his sister Claire Walter. Friends may attend a memorial service at the Salvation Army Grace Manor, 1156 Wellington St, Ottawa on Saturday August 11, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Room H 201, 40 Ruskin Street, Ottawa, ON, K1Y 4W7, or the Salvation Army Grace Manor, 1156 Wellington Street, Ottawa, ON, K1Y 2Z3, would be appreciated.
Steinburg, Violet (Kay)
In hospital, after a brief illness, on Thursday, August 2, 2007, aged 83 years. Beloved wife of Hill Steinburg. Predeceased by her first husband Wilfred Belanger. Dear mother of Lanny Steinburg (Marcia) and mother-in-law of Earl McKay. Predeceased by son Steven and by daughter Cathy McKay. Loving grandmother of Jennifer (Aaron Molson), Colin McKay, Justin and Stefan Steinburg and Luke Belanger. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) on Tuesday from 10:00 am until time of service. Funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday at 11:00 am. Interment, Capital Memorial Gardens. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Kay please consider the Alzheimer Society,1750 Russell Road, Ottawa, ON K1G 9Z9.
Newman, Ethel Allison
Peacefully on Thursday, August 2, 2007,Ethel Allison Newman, youngest daughter of the late Selena and William Newman. Sister of the late Dorothy Steen (Reverend Cecil Steen), Helen Scott (Colonel Edward C. Scott), and William Newman. Dear Aunt to Andrea (Eric Jones), Lenore Compton, Bill Steen (Sylvia), Sandra (Joe Crawford), Betty (Robert W. Anderson) and Judith (Larry McGuire). Predeceased by her dearest friends Bunny Bradley and Joan Hardy. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt), Ottawa, on Saturday, August 4, 2007 From 9:30 a.m. until time of service in the chapel at 10:30 a.m. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery in the family plot. Those wishing may make donations to the Hospice at May Court, 114 Cameron Avenue, Ottawa K1S 0X1.
McPhail, Virginia Faith (nee Holmes)
1934 - 2007
In hospital on Friday, July 27, 2007 age 72 years. Beloved wife of Gerald. Cherished mother of Deborah, Richard, David and Jean. Predeceased by her sons Gregory (2005) and Gerald (1962), Loving grandmother of Jason, Justin, Larissa, Stephan, Crystal, Gerald and Margaret. Beloved great grandmother of Joshua. Sister of Gordon (Marjorie), Virtue Beurling, Violet Lowe (Bob) and Reta Desmarais (John). Sister-in-law of Lorne McPhail and Patricia Guenette. A private funeral service was held at the Carleton Place Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes. For those who wish, memorial donations to the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated.
Massey, Cuthbert Charles
Peacefully at the Granite Ridge Nursing Home on Friday, August 3, 2007 in his 87th year. Beloved husband for 59 years to Fern (Smith). Dear father of Gilbert Massey and Paul Massey (Lana). Much loved grandfather to Erin (Mac), Emily, Kelly, Wesley and Jennie and to three great grandchildren Conner, Tahler and Nikole Lennox. Predeceased by his parents Willoughby and Mae Massey and by two sisters Irene (Wilbert Argue), and Gwen (Howard Cowan). He will be missed by many nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. The family would like to thank Dr. Winckel and nurses at Queensway Carleton Hospital and Granite Ridge Nursing Home for their loving and excellent care over the past 4 ½ years. Cuthbert loved people and made many friends, he could always see the good qualities in every person he met. Friends may call at the Valley Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, Carp on Sunday, August 5, 2007 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Monday from 12-1 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. Thomas Anglican Church, 1619 Main Street, Stittsville, ON on Monday at 1:30 pm. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Cuthbert please consider the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 415 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8M8 or the Queensway Carleton Hospital Foundation, 3045 Baseline Road, Nepean, ON K2H 8P4.
Finlay, Joyce Anne Née Attfield
Peacefully in hospital, following a courageous battle with cancer, on Saturday, August 4, 2007 at the age of 71 years. Beloved wife of Ted for 50 years. Cherished and devoted mother of Kim Moffatt (Joe), Kelley Jotham (Brad), Pam Thomas, Stephen Finlay (Sandra Catana), Paula Thebarge (Mike), and Susan Finlay (Jon Westeinde). Proud and loving "Nana" will forever be missed and never forgotten by her precious 14 grandchildren whom she adored. Joyce will also be sadly missed by her brothers Don, Alec and Bruce Attfield, sisters June Albert, Bernice Ridgley and Audrey Attfield all of their families and her many, many very special friends. Joyce will live on in our memories as someone who lived life to it's fullest always thoughtful of others, a proud and gracious lady who set an amazing example for all. Joyce's life reflected her gentle spirit always a kind word, a warm smile and a reassuring hand. Joyce's Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) on Wednesday 1:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00 pm. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Martin de Porres Roman Catholic Church, 3891 Richmond Road, Nepean on Thursday at 10:30 am. Interment at St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Fallowfield with a reception following at St. Patrick’s Parish Hall. For those wishing, donations to the Lung Association of Ontario or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Galway, Georgina A.
December 16, 1944 - August 4, 2007
On a sunny afternoon, one chapter ended and another chapter began for our Georgia-Mae: daughter, wife, mother, and compassionate friend and advisor. As with all good stories, some endings, like this one, are unexpected. In her passing, she is remembered fondly as loving wife, partner and companion of Douglas; inspiration and cheerleader of Devon (Lorna, Marc, and Nick), Graham, Caitlyn and Emma; childhood beachcombing partner of Debbie, and cherished daughter and niece of her loving family. “Ye blessed creatures, I have heard the call Ye to each other make; I see The heavens laugh with you in your jubilee; My heart is at your festival, My head hath its coronal- The fullness of your bliss, I feel, I feel it all.” Warm thoughts and prayers would be especially appreciated on the afternoon of Saturday, August 11 as a small, family ceremony is taking place. With your love for us, Georgia-Mae, and in your honour, we will continue to write our own stories. For all that you have done, and all that you have left in our hearts and memories, we give thanks.
Cottingham, Heather Ann
Cottingham - Heather Ann Peacefully in hospital surrounded by the love of her family, after a courageous battle with cancer on Saturday, October 11, 2003 at the age of 56 years. Beloved wife of Dale. Loving mother of Jennifer Wheeler (Joshua). Dear sister of Harold Crawford (Marie), Jean Langman (Paul) and Joan Reid (Clyde). Predeceased by her parents John and Pearl Crawford, sister Helen Porter and her first husband Winston Caldwell. Heather will be deeply missed by many family and friends. Friends may call at the Rideau Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr. (East of Hwy 416) Kars on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. John’s Anglican Church, Fowler St., Richmond on Wednesday at 1 pm. Interment Holy Trinity Anglican Cemetery, North Gower. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre or the Hospice at May Court would be appreciated.
Lowe, Margaret E.
Peacefully at Stoneridge Manor, Carleton Place on August 7, 2007 in her 93rd year. Margaret Elizabeth Cameron, beloved wife of the late William Ernest Lowe. Survived by sister-in-law Hazel (Keith) Cameron of McDonalds Corners. Dearly loved by John and Donna and family, Helen Whitehead, Donna Moon and by many other nieces and nephews. Margaret will be sadly missed by her devoted friend and caregiver Jessie Acheson. Predeceased by brothers Donald and Keith Cameron and by sisters Catherine Duncan and Agnes McFarlane. Friends may call at the Carleton Place Chapel of Tubman Kerry Funeral Homes, 61 Lake Avenue, Carleton Place on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Service in the chapel on Friday at 2 p.m. Interment United Cemeteries, Carleton Place. Those wishing may make memorial donations to United Cemeteries, Carleton Place.
F/L John “Jack” Beatty Gibson, died peacefully on August 07, 2007, in his 94th year. Survived by his wife of 67 years, Catherine “Cap” (Port). Cherished father of Margaret “Peggy” White (Sam), Scott (Tracy Carefoot) and Cathy Whitcombe (Mark). Beloved Granddad and Poppa to Julia, Rebecca, David, Samuel, Grace, Anne, Gillian, Max and Emma. Proud great-grandfather of Elijah, Natalie, Amelia, Eva, Zane, Katherine, Emily and Collin. Jack was predeceased by his brother Bill and sisters Hellen, Frances and Janet. Jack was born on Feb. 24, 1914 in Saltcoats, SK. He joined the RCAF in 1937 and retired after 25 years of service. He later worked for the City of Ottawa for 17 years. Jack was a Life Member of the Masonic Lodge (Acacia 561), Past-President of the Highland Park Lawn Bowling Club, and member of the Granite Curling Club. Funeral service will be held at All Saints Anglican Church, 347 Richmond Rd., Westboro at 11:00 AM on Saturday, August 11th, 2007. Reception and visitation in the church hall. Interment to follow at St. Mark’s Anglican Church cemetery, Packenham. The family would like to thank the staff of Park Place Retirement Residence and Carlingview Manor for their excellent and compassionate care. Donations to All Saints Gran Aid Project would be appreciated.
Smith, Veronica née Lavell
At the CSSS de Papineau in Buckingham, Québec on Friday, August 3, 2007 at the age of 93. Beloved wife of late Leslie Smith. Loving mother of late son Leslie James Smith, daughter Judy (Richard David), son Clarence (Susan Cousineau), son Leroy (Monique Bouladier), son Alroy (Line Gauthier). She will be remembered by her 9 grandchildren and her 10 great-grand children. The family would like to thank all the staff from the Buckingham Hospital for their wonderful care and attention. Friends may call at the Buckingham Chapel of Cadieux-Tubman Funeral Homes, 322 Buckingham Ave., Gatineau, Québec on Wednesday, August 8, 2007 from 7 to 10 p.m. The service will be held in Our Lady of Victory Church, 490 rue Charles in Buckingham on Thursday, August 9, 2007 at 11 a.m. Interment St. Gregoire Cemetery, Gatineau (Buckingham),Quebec. In lieu of flowers, donation to the Buckingham Hospital would be appreciated.