Ruth Yan Seto - 04/21/2006
Formerly served at the Ottawa Chinese Christian Mission and also in Montreal. A Prayer Warrior of OMF (Overseas Missionary Fellowship). She was born October 3, 1913 and passed away April 20, 2006. She is survived by 2 sisters and 1 brother. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Sunday, April 23 from 2 to 5 pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, April 24 at 11:30 am. Interment Capital Memorial Gardens. We would like to thank all her friends at the Glebe Centre for the excellent care in the last few years.
William (Bill) Smith - 04/20/2006
February 6, 1929-April 19, 2006
BA, BPHE, Queens University
Passed away on Wednesday, April 19, 2006 at Laurier Manor. Predeceased by parents William Smith and Rena Smith (Taylor) of North Bay. Loving husband of Doreen Smith (Hoad) for 53 years. Proud father of Cheryl Anne Smith (John Neufeld) and Derek Smith (Joanne Crone). Dear grandfather of Melissa and Lalia Neufeld and Krista and Courtney Smith. Great-grandfather of Amara and Katsia Marsan. No visitation by request. Funeral Service will be held at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road (at Aviation Parkway) on Saturday, April 22, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. Interment at Malloch Road Cemetery in Arnprior. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. He will be sadly missed.
Albert H. Smith - 04/10/2006
Passed away peacefully on April 10, 2006 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital in his 91st year. Beloved husband of Kathleen (Kaye) for 66 years. Much loved father of Terry (the late Sharon) and Kathryn Fright (Eric). Dearly loved "Pop" of Jordan, Daniel and Stephanie. Loving brother of Wesley and predeceased by Clarence, Gladys, Ernest, Bertha, Margaret and Victor. Albert will be missed by many friends. Al served in World War II as a Radar Operator with the RCAF; 43 years of faithful service with The Mutual Life of Canada. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Wednesday, April 12 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Thursday, April 13 from 12 noon until Service time in the Chapel at 1 p.m. followed by a reception at the McGarry Family Reception Centre. Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated.
Roxy Lavinia Swan - 04/21/2006
It is with great sadness that Roxy’s husband and children announce her passing in her 81st year after a very courageous battle with cancer. Beloved wife for nearly 60 years of Norman W. Swan. She has left behind her cherished children, Tom (Betty), Louise (Ron), Wayne (Dominique), Nancy (Don) and Grandsons Andrew, Blair, Justin, David and Kyle. Also, as part of her extended family Christine & Eric, Jenna & Zach, Gabrielle & Sophie. She was a longtime choir member of St. Paul’s Eastern United Church. She also was a faithful attendee of Remembrance Day Ceremonies and Battle of the Atlantic (1st Sunday in May) over the years. She was a Past Matron of Lorraine Chapter No44, OES. Her mastery in her kitchen for flavourful food was envied by many. Her pies at Church bazaars were spoken for before she even entered the Church. Her vibrant personality, her beautiful smile, her love of bridge and her ability to engage in meaningful conversation on every level will be sorely missed. Her eagerness to always learn has been cut short by a dreadful disease. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Sunday and Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service will be held at St. Paul’s Eastern United Church, Cumberland & Daly on Tuesday April 25, 2006 at 1 pm. Interment of ashes will take place at the National Military Cemetery at Beechwood Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation.
Madeleine Angela Antille (nee Lacombe) - 04/25/2006
Peacefully in hospital in Hull on Monday, April 24 at the age of 75. Dear daughter of the late Sylvio Lacombe and the late Béatrice Marquis. Dearly beloved wife of the late Maurice. Loving mother of Francine (Wayne), Christiane (Guy) and Chantal (Mike). Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Wayne (Julie), Jody, Kim (Moe), Rebecca, Karen, France, Tiguy, Dallas and her great-grandchildren Corey, Dylan, Alyssa, Evan, Anik and Jacob. Dear sister of Julia Lacombe, Angela Lacombe (George) and Ronald Lacombe (Patsy). Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Thursday, April 27, 2006 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Friday, April 28 at 11am. Interment at Notre-Dame Cemetery.
Thelma Bahar - 04/23/2006
On Saturday, April 22, 2006, Thelma Bahar at the age of 92. Dear sister of Eric Bahar(Sheila)and Seemah Porat. Sister-in-law of Sam Ages. She will be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews and friends. A Graveside will be held at the Jewish Community Cemetery, Osgoode on Monday, April 24, 2006 at 2pm.
Teresa Sophia Barich - 04/21/2006
We are devastated to announce the unexpected death of Teresa on Tuesday, April 18, 2006 at the Heart Institute. Teresa passed away emotionally supported by her partner Emma and Teresa’s sisters Monica and Phyllis. She was continuously held in the prayers and thoughts of her family, friends, hospital staff and colleagues near and far, while at the Heart Institute. Teresa will always be cherished by her partner Emma Brummelhuis and sisters Phyllis (Helmut), Pat (John), Monica (Murray), Rebecca (Dennis), her sister-in-law Shelly, her brothers Steve (Anna May) and George. She was proud to be a special Aunt to Sean, Peter, Julie, Elizabeth and Cara. She will be missed by her Alberta family – Cory, John, Tony, Petra, Wesley, Stuart, Leah, Ellen, Harold, Dennis, Colin, Jan, Susanne, Miriam; Aunt Alice and numerous cousins in Scotland; Aunts, Uncles and Cousins in Sault Ste. Marie; colleagues at MDS Nordion, many special friends in Ottawa, across Canada, the U.S.A. and many countries abroad. Teresa was predeceased by her parents Peter and Elizabeth and her brother Peter. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the fourth floor nurses at the Heart Institute for their care and support. A celebration of Teresa’s life will be held at Beechwood Cemetery, 280 Beechwood Avenue on Tuesday, April 25, 2006 from 1 pm to 4 pm (Tribute at 2 pm). In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the University of Ottawa Heart Institute.
Irma Barnhart - 04/21/2006
May 16, 1927 – April 20, 2006
Gone to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 20, 2006. Predeceased by her parents Luella (Biccum) and Earl Barnhart and her brother Eric. She is survived by her cousins and many friends. Visitation at Sunnyside Wesleyan Church, 58 Grosvenor Ave. (at Sunnyside) on Monday, April 24, 2006 from 10am until time of the Funeral Service in the church at 11am. Interment Knight’s Cemetery, Inkerman, Ontario. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Gabrielle Barrette - 04/18/2006
Le 16 avril 2006 est décédée madame Gabrielle Barrette (née Charbonneau), épouse de feu Félicien, entourée de ses enfants Gilles (Marie), Aline et André (Louise). Elle laisse dans le deuil, outre ses enfants, sa soeur Clarice, ses petits-enfants Isabelle (Ken), Martin et Roxane (Ivo), ainsi que les autres parents et amis qui ont fait un bout de chemin avec elle. La famille recevra les condoléances à la chapelle St-Laurent de Hulse, Playfair et McGarry, 1200, chemin Ogilvie, Ottawa, le mercredi 19 avril, de 14 heures à 17 heures et de 19 heures à 21 heures; et le jeudi 20 avril à compter de 9 heures. Le service religieux sera célébré le jeudi 20 avril, à 10 h 30, en l'église Notre-Dame de Lourdes, Vanier, 435, chemin Montréal, Ottawa. Veuillez compenser l'envoi de fleurs par un simple geste d'amitié, de reconfort ou de bénévolat auprès des personnes souffrantes, hébergées ou hospitalisées. C'est si peu et c'est tant à la fois. Gabrielle était une source d'inspiration et d'admiration, une épouse dévouée, une mère énergique, une grand-mère attentive, une femme aimante et accomplie. Elle laisse en souvenir sa joie de vivre et son amour de la vie. La famille tient a remercier chaleureusement toutes les personnes qui lui ont prodigué des soins depuis quelques annees et qui lui ont assuré un passage en douceur vers l'au-dela.
Robert Henry Belisle - 04/21/2006
On Saturday, April 15, 2006 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital aged 93 years. Born on October 31, 1912 in Westmount, Quebec. Son of J.W. Belisle and his wife Ann (nee Barron). Loving husband of the late Jacqueline (nee Piché) and devoted father to Denise, he was also predeceased by his older borther Roger. After graduating from the Faculty of Commerce (H.E.C.) of the University of Montreal (1938), he enlisted and served as an artillery officier in WWII; upon his return, he joined his family's firm and after retiring from business, he served as an officier of the Tax Court of Canada, until he finally retired at age 70. In his later years, he joined the Y.M./W.C.A. where he made many friends and remained an active participant until the end of 2005. Private funeral. Donations to the Seniors' Program of the Downtown Y.M./W.C.A. or the Cancer Society would be appreciated.