Attwell, James “Jim”
Member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 480
Unexpectedly in hospital on Friday June 20, 2008 at the age of 73. Predeceased by his parents Elizabeth “Tibbie” and George Attwell. Jim was the dear brother of Betty Dartnell, Clifford Attwell (Arlene), and Barbara Wilson (John). He will also be missed by many nieces and nephews. Memorial visitation will be held at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Rd, (at Roosevelt Ave), on Thursday June 26th from 11:00 a.m. until time of memorial service in the chapel at 1:00 p.m. Inurnment Beechwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Jim’s memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the charity of your choice.
Graham, Oliver Wesley
In hospital on Saturday, June 21, 2008 in his 91st year. Beloved husband of Dorothy Bower and the late Ruth McLenaghan. Dear father of Lyn (Mari-Lyn) Apedaile (Pryce) and Reverend Hal Graham (Margaret). Loving grandfather of Heidi Byrd (David), Tori Apedaile, Roberta Roberts (Steven), Rob Roberts (Audrey), Robin Smith (Vern) and Ronnie Roberts-North (Robert North) and great grandfather of 7. He will be fondly remembered by the Bower family. Predeceased by sisters Verna Green, Isabel Simpson, Mabel Thompson, Laura Fisher, Marguerite Saunders, Eileen Neil and brothers Wilfred and Melvin Graham. Friends may call at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr., Kars on Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service will be held at St. John's Anglican Church, Richmond on Monday at 2 p.m. Interment Holy Trinity Anglican Cemetery, North Gower. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Retired Staff Sgt. – Ottawa Police Force
In hospital after a lengthy illness on Sunday, June 22, 2008, age 80 years. Beloved husband of Dorothy Lewis. Dear father of Barry (Trish) and Brenda Holmes (Ersol). Loving grandfather of Glen Johnston, Christopher, Daniel, Thomas, and Katie Holmes. The family sincerely thank Dr. J. Mercer for his care and kindness. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd., (between Baseline Rd. and Bayshore Dr.) Nepean on Tuesday from 1 to 3 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Interment Rideauvale Cemetery, Kars. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute.
On Saturday June 21, 2008, surviving 7+ years of cancer, Pat passed away with her daughters at her side. Beloved wife and best friend to Ken Riddell (deceased 2003) and former wife of Ed Prudhomme (deceased 1975). Very proud mother of twin daughters Kelly Prudhomme and Tammy Leblanc (Dwain). Loving and caring grandmother (Nan) of Jake and Charlotte Leblanc and sister to Jim Stephens (Carol Paauw). To all the friends who curled and golfed with her, thank you for your support and keeping her spirits high and her outlook on life so happy. Many thanks to Dr. S. Verma and his staff at the Ottawa Regional Cancer Center, the Palliative care team and nursing staff at 8 West at the Ottawa General Hospital. The family will greet friends at a Celebration of Life in her memory on Thursday, June 26 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.). Private family interment. Donations can be made to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Center Foundation, General Campus. “We will always remember your positive attitude”
(Experimental Farm -Retired)
Peacefully at the Ottawa Hospital General Campus on Saturday June 21, 2008 in his 74th year. Beloved husband of Joy (nee Ross). Proud father of Steven (Chantal) and Scott. Cherished Poppa of Cody and Shannon. Dear brother of Lillian, Irene, Ethel (Harvey), Fay (Ray), Isobel, Florence (Wilson), Margaret (Mike), and Laura (Dwayne). Norm is also survived by his mother-in-law Beatrice, brothers-in-law Gary and Ian (Nancy), and many nieces and nephews. He will be dearly missed by the “Dirty Dozen”, his Camping Buddies, as well as several friends and neighbours. Norm was predeceased by parents Maithel and Ab Taylor, brother George, sister Marjorie, father-in-law Peter, and brothers-in-law Ed, Eldon and Peter. Special thanks to Penny and Kathy of the Ottawa Hospital General Campus for their wonderful care and compassion. Friends may call at the Carp Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 115 Rivington Street, Carp, on Wednesday June 25th from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and again on Thursday June 26th from 10 -11 a.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday at 11 a.m. Interment will take place at St. Paul’s Anglican Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make memorial donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute or the Canadian Cancer Society.
On Sunday, June 22, 2008 in her 90th year. Survived by her husband Jack, two daughters Mary Jane Johnson (Larry) and Marilyn Caron, and grandchildren Mike and Rob Johnson, Shawn, Brian and Kimberley Caron. Funeral arrangements private.
Holitzner, Manfred Karl
Passed away on June 22, 2008 at the age of 75. Beloved husband of Cecilia. Cherished father of Carmen (Barry) Fleguel and Heidi (Bill) Laurysen. Loving Opa of Vanessa, Sara, Charmaine, Corey and Michael. Dear brother of Hartmut (Traude), Christian (Margit), Renate (the late Willi) Brautigam. He will be fondly remembered by his caregiver Tina Dologuin. Manfred was the founder of Holitzner Homes and past president of Ottawa Carleton Home Builders Association. A special thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff at the Elisabeth Bruyere Centre and Garden Terrace. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore Dr. and Baseline Rd.) Nepean on Thursday, June 26 from 2 to 4 p.m. & 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church, in Fallowfield, 15 Steeple Hill Crescent, Ottawa (Nepean) on Friday at 11 a.m. Interment parish cemetery. Donations to the Palliative Care Outreach Program, Elisabeth Bruyere Palliative Care Program or Garden Terrace would be appreciated.
Quart, Kathy nee Attenborough
Peacefully at home on Tuesday, June 17, 2008. Dear mother of Matthew (Karine Lemay) and Christine. Cherished daughter of Lois and Gerald Attenborough. Loving sister of Gerry (Heidi), Lorne (Debbie), Richard (Linda) and Howard (Katie). Loved and remembered by many. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Ottawa on Saturday, June 21, 2008 from 2 p.m. until time of memorial service in the chapel at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
Viens, Wilma Gertrude nee Honey
Peacefully, in hospital, on Sunday, June 22, 2008 in her 86th year. Beloved wife of the late George Viens. Much loved mother of Sue Kirby, Patricia Cliff (David) and Katherine Viens (Paul Lavigne). Proud and loving grandmother of Robert Charles Cliff. She will also be greatly missed by her many friends at the Redwoods, Britannia United Church and elsewhere in the community. The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to the staff at the Queensway-Carleton Hospital 4th Floor for their kindness and caring. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt) on Thursday 2-4 & 7-9 pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday at 11a.m. Interment, Pinecrest Cemetery. For those wishing, a donation to the Ottawa Humane Society would be appreciated.
Carswell, Nancy S. (née Black)
Suddenly, June 22, 2008 at the age of 52 years. Beloved wife of Brian. Loving mother of Debbie Mehlman (Brad), Casey, and Tracey-Lynn (Mark Lalonde). Dear sister of Judy Campbell (Ian). Also survived by her sisters-in-law Susan Carswell, Lynn Blais (Mike) and Janet Libbey, as well as many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Ernest Black and Esther Piché, and brothers Harvey and Johnnie. Friends may call at the Kars Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 1610 Roger Stevens Dr., Kars (East of Highway 416) on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Brigid Catholic Church, 2015 River Road, Manotick on Thursday at 10a.m., followed by cremation and a reception to be held at Pinecrest Cemetery Reception Room. In lieu of flowers a donation to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Foster, A. Fay
Suddenly at home on Monday, June 23, 2008 at the age of 68 years. Dear daughter of Edna and the late Andrew Foster. Loved sister of Bruce (Amparo) and Murray (Mireille Lambert). Cherished aunt of Jennifer, Christopher, Melanie, Jonathan, Olga, Alcides, Sebastian, Carolina and Francisco. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes 403 Richmond Road (at Roosevelt), on Thursday, June 26, 2008 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday, June 27, 2008 at 1 p.m. Those wishing may make donations to the Arthritis Society.
Burrows, Kathleen Margaret
On Friday June 27th, 2008 Kathleen Margaret (Peberdy) of Leicester, England at the age of 93. Beloved wife for 62 years of the late Frederick George Burrows. She will be fondly remembered by her sons Roger (Marie) and Stuart (Pamela Cranfield) and her grandsons Arthur and Edward. Special thanks to all the staff of C4 at the Queensway Carleton Hospital. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes 3440 Richmond Road (Between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Ottawa on Monday June 30th, 2008 from 1 p.m. until time of memorial service in the Chapel at 2 p.m.
Suddenly at home on Tuesday, July 1, 2008 in his 75th year. Beloved husband of Betty Royce. Dear father of Cheryl Buffam (Terry), Douglas, Karen Leighton (Scott) and Krista Drew (Trace). Also survived by 10 grandchildren and 1 great grandchildren. Brother of Joy Maude. Predeceased by his parents Ernest and Florence Buffam; brothers Ernest, Allie, Fred, Norman, Reggie, Merdie, Earl, Lynwood, Ross, Stan, Ted and sisters Flo, Jean, Frances and May. No visitation by request. A private family graveside service will be held at a later date. “Back to the loving embrace of his mother”
Gilka, Dr. Frank
Peacefully, in hospital on July 1st, 2008 in his 82nd year. Devoted husband of Dr. Libuse Gilka. Respected father of Igor (Michele) and George (Christine). Beloved grandfather of Malina, Ethan, Nadija and Linden. He will be missed by his brother Jarek (Brno, CZ), his sister-in-law Draha Kaspar and by his nieces and nephews. He was a retired veterinarian pathologist from Agriculture Canada, an avid downhill skier and cyclist, he lived life to the fullest. A funeral service will be held at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore and Baseline Road), Ottawa on Sunday July 6, 2008 at 1p.m.
Boyd, Vera Anna (nee Boyce)
March 21, 1911 - July 5, 2008
Peacefully on Saturday, July 5, 2008, age 97 years. Beloved wife of the late Alf Boyd. Predeceased by her son Ron Boyd and daughter Anna Lou Brown. A private family service will be held. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the charity of their choice.
Bova, William Paul “Bill”
Peacefully at Robertson House on July 5, 2008 at the age of 84. Beloved husband of Violet. Loving father of Mike (Anne). Dear brother of Jim (the late Fran), Dave (Joyce) and the late Frank. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends are invited to a gathering in the reception centre of the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (Between Bayshore and Baseline Road) on Friday, July 11, 2008 from 6 to 8 p.m. Special thanks to the doctor’s, nurses and the staff of Robertson House for their care and compassion. For those who wish, donations to the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated.
Moulds, Doris Ethel (nee Porter)
Peacefully at Carleton Lodge, Nepean, on Thursday August 14, 2008. Beloved wife of the late George Moulds. Dear mother of Larry (Cheryl), David (Mary), and Janet Rosine (Ken). She will be sadly missed by her eight grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren, and fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews and friends. The family is especially grateful to the staff of Stillwater Creek for their many kindnesses during the seven years Mom lived there, and most recently to the caring and considerate staff at Carleton Lodge. Friends may call at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Road (between Bayshore Dr. and Basline Rd.), Nepean, on Sunday August 17th from 6 -8 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Monday at 11 a.m. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Parkinson Society, or to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.