Dorothy Bird - 07/03/2006
Passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends on July 2, 2006 at the age of 94. Predeceased by her beloved husband Robin. Loving mother of Vicki (Ed Steenhorst). Dear grandmother of Chris (Shelly Steenhorst-Baker) and Katherine (Jeremy Solomon). Great-grandmother to Jacob. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Sunday, July 9, 2006 from 1:30 p.m. until Service time in the Chapel at 2:30 p.m. Interment Mount Royal Cemetery, Montreal. In memoriam donations to World Vision or The Mission would be appreciated. A thank you to the nurses at the Queensway Carleton Hospital for their care and support.
Michel John (Mike) Boucher - 07/03/2006
Suddenly in his 50th year, while canoeing in the Nahanni National Park, on Thursday, June 22, 2006. Loving husband and best friend of Ruby (nee Christin) and devoted father to Heather and Corinne. Dearest brother to Madeleine (Marcel) and Charles (Cathe). Predeceased by his parents Adrien John and Gilberte (nee Carrieres) Boucher. Mike was treasured by many friends and relatives. Mike will forever be remembered for the love he had for his family; the outdoors and his best buddy Pete. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, July 5, 2006 at 6:00 p.m. at the Hellenic Center at 1315 Prince of Wales Drive. Protection and preservation of Canada's natural wildlife was very important to Mike and as such, donations to the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society's Nahanni National Park Expansion Project would be appreciated. Donations can be made in Mike's name at www.cpaws.org , or by calling 1-800-333-WILD Donation cards will be available at the memorial service.
Milija Brauns - 05/27/2006
(nee Zale)1915-2006 Died peacefully after a lengthy illness at the Ottawa General Hospital on the 26th of May. Predeceased by husband Augusts. Loving mother of Peter (Daina) and grandmother of Talis, Laris (Allison), Kriss, Eriks and greatgrandmother of Aleksandra. Fondly remembered by nieces and nephews Ojars, Uldis and Solvita in her homeland of Latvia and Rolfs and Mats in Sweden, by her extended family Maija, Guntis, Kaiva, Aldis and Ilvars of Toronto and by her friends in the Latvian community. A Memorial service will be held on August 5th at 10:00 at Peace Latvian Lutheran Church 83 Main St. Ottawa K1S 1B5. In lieu of flowers, donations to Peace Latvian Lutheran Church would be most appreciated
Agnes Brazeau (nee Tague) - 06/29/2006
On June 29, 2006 in her 92nd year. Beloved wife (for 53 years) of the late John T. (Jack Brazeau) (1984). Loving mother of Debra and Judy (Peter Phelan). Predeceased by sons Ronald (1995), Peter (1992)(Dorothy) and daughter Maureen (1995)(Tony Galla). Proud and loving grandmother of eight and great grandmother of seventeen. Respects may be made at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue (at Richmond Road), on Monday, July 3, 2006 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The five Glorious Mysteries of the Rosary will be recited at 8pm. Relatives and friends are requested to proceed directly to St. Patrick’s Basilica, 220 Kent Street (between Nepean and Gloucester St.) on Tuesday, July 4, 2006 at 10am for the celebration of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass of Jesus Christ. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery (Greenbank & Baseline Rds.). In memoriam donations to Campaign Life Coalition, 100-1355 Wellington St., Ottawa, K1Y 3C5 would be appreciated.
Hazel Elizabeth Brewer - 06/27/2006
Peacefully, June 25, 2006. Long-time resident of Hilltop Manor, Merrickville, Ontario. Predeceased by parents Arthur and Margaret Crowell and step-parents Timothy and Ida O’Leary of Saint John, New Brunswick, and husband Charles T. Brewer of Ottawa. Hazel will be greatly missed by her daughter Linda M. Brewer and son-in-law Neil A. Rothwell of Ottawa. Many thanks to the staff of Hilltop Manor, her home for twenty-five years, for making her life happy and comfortable. The care of Doctors Malone, Audet and the staff at Elmgrove Unit, Brockville Psychiatric Hospital, is also greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements private. Memorial donations to a charity of your choice.
Mavis Edith Diana (nee Gates) Buck - 06/25/2006
After a long struggle with Alzheimers’, Mavis passed away peacefully at the Queensway Carleton Hospital on June 24, 2006 at the age of 80 years. Beloved wife of the late Brian John Buck; cherished mother of David, Deborah (Barry Babcock), Marcus (Norma Moores) and Harvey. Devoted grandmother of Caroline and Brian Babcock, Kelly and Shannon Buck. Predeceased by her brother Dudley Gates. A Graduate of the Ottawa Civic Hospital (O.C.H), class of ’51. Mavis and her husband were avid fans of the Ottawa 67’s where she was known as “the scarf granny”. Longtime resident of Oakridge Blvd., (Cityview). Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry 150 Woodroffe Ave. at Richmond Road on Sunday, June 25 from 7 to 9 p.m., Monday, June 26, 2006 from 1 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Tuesday, June 27, 2006 from 10am until Service time in the Chapel at 11 a.m. followed by a reception and then interment at Pinecrest Cemetery. Special thanks to Granite Ridge Nursing home, Thorncliffe Place, New Orchard Lodge and the V.O.N. for their care and compassion. Donations to the Alzheimers’ Society or the V.O.N. would be appreciated.
William Robert (Bob) Campbell - 07/03/2006
WW II Veteran
On Sunday, July 2, 2006 at the age of 89 years. Beloved husband of Jean Smith and the late Hertha Bell. Loving father of Kathryn (Gerry) and Barbara (Jeff). Proud grandfather of Halle and Nicholas. Dear brother of Jean Abra. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Tuesday from 7-9 and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday, July 6, 2006 at 11:30am. Interment Beechwood Cemetery. For those wishing donations may be made to The Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre or the Canadian Cancer Society.
Colette Aline Coulson (nee Leblond) - 06/28/2006
At her home surrounded by her loving daughters on Wednesday, June 28th, 2006 at the age of 62. Loving mother of Angela Way (David) and Shelley Coulson (Russell Crenshaw). Fondly remembered by her granddaughter Shyra Crenshaw. Dear sister of Claudette Hills (late Gerry). Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Saturday, July 1st 2006 from 1pm until the service in the chapel at 3pm. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre Foundation, 503 Smythe Road, Ottawa, K1H 9Z9 would be appreciated.
Mihalyne Ilona Csasznyi - 07/04/2006
(CASNJI, Ilona) (nee Levai)
Peacefully after a short and courageous battle with cancer, on Saturday, July 1, 2006, surrounded by her loving family in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Mihaly. Loving mother of Mihaly “Michael” and Maria (Laszlo Szabo). Cherished grandmother of Michael, Akos and Csaba. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Elizabeth Roman Catholic Church, 1303 Leaside Avenue (Merivale and Leaside) on Wednesday, July 5, 2006 at 11am. Cremation to follow. As per her wish, Ilona’s remains will go back to her homeland. If desired, memorial contributions to the Ottawa Hospital Foundation, 737 Parkdale Avenue, First Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 1J8 or to the Palliative Care Outreach Program, 63 Glencoe St., Suite 305, Ottawa, Ontario K2H 8S5 would be appreciated by the family. “I am the resurrection and the life: those who believe in me, though they should die will come to life.” John 11:25
Richard Eakin - 06/26/2006
Peacefully in hospital on Thursday, June 21, 2006, Richard Eakin aged 69 years. Dear father of Anthony ( Christine ) and Jennifer ( Wes Wilkinson ). Proud grandfather of Jade , Liam and Emily . Son of the late William and Francis Eakin. Dear brother of the late Shirley Black. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Thursday, June 29, 2006 from 1:30pm until service time in the chapel at 2:30 pm. In memoriam donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Special thanks to the staff at the Montreal Neurological Institute for their care and support.