James Martin Turnbull - 03/02/2006
On Tuesday, February 28, 2006 at the age of 91 years. Loving husband for 61 years of Daphne. Father of Chris (Mary Ann). Proud grandfather of Jennifer and David. His successful career in finance spanned Canada, the U.S., Britain and Bermuda. Funeral arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry. A Funeral Service will be held in Toronto on Saturday, March 4, 2006 followed by interment. For those wishing, donations may be made to the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.
Maria Elisabeth van der Horden - 02/27/2006
Passed away peacefully at the Queensway Carleton Hospital, Ottawa on Sunday, February 26th, 2006. Mary van der Horden (van Wamelen), in her 82nd year, beloved wife of 61 years to Hendrikus (Hank). Loving mother of Mary Newton (the late Rev. John - 2005) of Seeley's Bay, ON; Gerry Merkel (Carl) of Ottawa and Major Patricia McInnes (Major Greg) of Ajax. Grandmother of Karen Vogelzang (Rob) of Seeley's Bay; David and Brian Merkel, both of Ottawa and Melanie McInnes and Tyler (T.J.) McInnes, both of Ajax. Survived by her sister Jo Vryenhoek of Holland. Predeceased by her sister Co de Man and brothers Emiel, Cor and Sjaak. Missed by sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Wednesday, March 1, 2006 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm and on Thursday after 12noon at the Salvation Army, Woodroffe Community Church, 820 Woodroffe Avenue. Funeral Service in the Church at 1pm Thursday. A reception will follow. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated.
Helen (nee Mauthe) Winges - 03/11/2006
Passed away in hospital, on Friday, March 10, 2006 in her 88th year. Wife of the late George. Mother of Ken (Ursula). Grandmother of Jeremy and Scott. Sister to Katie, Minnie, Walter and Dorothy, the late Bill and Robert, all of Manitoba. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road, on Sunday, March 12, 2006 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. A Service of Remembrance will be held at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 210 Wilbrod Street at King Edward on Monday, March 13, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. The family has asked that, in lieu of flowers, any donations be given to the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation - Canada.
Albert Edward (Bert) Wisking - 03/05/2006
Lt. Col. (ret'd) WWII Veteran, RCASC
Peacefully at Stonehaven Manor on Sunday, March 5, 2006 at the age of 90. Beloved husband for 64 years of the late Eleanor (nee Phelan), who predeceased him by just 6 days. Devoted father of Judith, John (Isabel), Jane, Jim (Fran), Stephen (Linda), Susan (Philip Hogarth) and Elizabeth (Danny O'Connor). Proud grandfather of 11 and great-grandfather of two. Predeceased by one sister, Dorothy Brown. Bert was born and raised in Ottawa and graduated from Lisgar Collegiate. He enlisted in the army in 1939, served overseas in World War II, was a United Nations Peacekeeper in 1958 and retired in 1965. A longtime employee of the Public Service Commission of Canada, Bert was of the generation of men who believed in duty, country and hard work. Above all, he was a loving husband and devoted family man. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Tuesday, March 7, 2006 from 7-9pm. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Roman Catholic Church, 95 Somerset Street West on Wednesday, March 8, 2006 at 10am. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, Kemptville.
Eleanor Rebecca Wisking (nee Phelan) - 02/28/2006
Peacefully after a brief illness, with her family by her side, on Monday, February 27, 2006 in her 92nd year. Beloved wife for 63 years of Albert. Devoted mother of Judith, John (Isabel), Jane, James (Fran), Stephen (Linda), Susan (Philip Hogarth) and Elizabeth (Danny O'Connor). Proud grandmother of 11 and great grandmother of two. Predeceased by 3 brothers and 1 sister. Eleanor was born and raised in Ottawa and was educated at Notre Dame Convant and graduated in 1935 from the University of Toronto and was a life long member of St. Theresa's Parish. She was a remarkable woman, known for her keen intelligence, sharp sense of humour and devotion to family. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Friday, March 3 from 2-4 and 6-8pm. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Roman Catholic Church, 95 Somerset Street West on Saturday, March 4, 2006 at 10am. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, Kemptville. Those wishing may make donations to Covenant House or a charity of choice.
Elizabeth Margaret (Elma) Wright (nee Davey) - 03/05/2006
Peacefully on Saturday, March 4, 2006 in her 89th year. Wife of Jerauld. Mother of Ian (Carlita Delion), Christine Hewitt (Louis Tousignant), the late Alison (Mark Chenosky) and Dr. Robert Wright. Grandmother of Elizabeth and Davidson Wright and Tyler, Meagan and Nicholas Chenosky. Friends may attend a memorial service at Eglise St. Marc, 325 Elgin Street on Wednesday, March 8, 2006 at 2pm. Those wishing may make donations to the Alzheimer Society.
Mary Patricia Young - 03/08/2006
Peacefully in hospital on March 6, 2006 in her 78th year. Predeceased by her loved sister Janet Lorrayne Black, parents James Young and Jessie Hyslop, grand-parents Alexander Young and Jennie MacCallum, Renfrew, Ontario and George Telfer Hyslop and Kathleen Kiep of Smiths Falls, Ontario. Survived by cousins Nancy Imrie ( Andrew, Allison and Colin), Peterborough, Ontario, Robert Carr (Lois and Jennifer) of Rigaud, Quebec and brother-in-law Ronald E. Black of Ottawa. A Memorial Service will be held at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Friday, March 10, 2006 at 11:30 a.m. followed by a reception. Sincere thanks to Dr. Webber, Dr. Shamje and the 7th Floor nurses of the Ottawa General Hospital for their compassionate care. In lieu of flowers, donations to Erskine Presbyterian Church, or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Alfons Zdrojewski - 03/07/2006
Peacefully at home on Monday, March 6, 2006 in his 90th year. Beloved husband of Erika. Loving father of Barbara and father-in-law of Tom. Cherished grandfather of Erin and Jonathan. A Committal Service to occur at Beechwood Cemetery in the Spring. Arrangements in care of the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Naoum Azzi - 04/05/2006
Peacefully on Wednesday, April 5, 2006 at the age of 55. Beloved husband of Clémence. Proud and loving father of Daniel (Julie), Dalida Venditti (Bernard), David and Dania. Cherished Geddo of Naomie. Dear son of Zahia and the late Chafic. Will be fondly remembered by brother and sisters, Simon (Samira), Inhale (the late Chafic), Amale (Joseph), Izabelle (William), the late Angele (Joseph), Amira (Elias), Marcelle (Maurice) and their families. Friends may visit at the St.Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road, at Aviation Parkway on Thursday, April 6 from 6 to 9 p.m. and on Friday, April 7, from 2 to4 and 7 to 9pm. Funeral Mass to be held at St-Charbel Maronite Church, 245 Donald Street, Ottawa, on Saturday, April 8, 2006 at 9 a.m. Interment Notre-Dame Cemetery.