Mr. Peter Michael Parise
Thursday, November 15, 1945 - Tuesday, February 14, 2006
PARISE: Peter Michael
(Retired Staff Sergeant after 36 years of service with the Toronto Police Service).
At Toronto East General Hospital with his family by his side on Tuesday, February 14, 2006 at the age of 60 years.
Peter, loving husband of Anna Maria and loving father of Anthony and Kelly, Peter and Leslie and Andrea and Chris. Doting grandfather of Adam and Sophia. Peter will be sadly missed by his sisters and brothers Joe and Aggie, Al, Bill and Marie, Angie Falagario, Marie, Clara. Peter was predececeased by his brother in law Bruce Falagario.
Also survived by many nieces, nephews and his close friends. Special thanks for the compassionate care given by the Oncology nursing staff and Dr. Rahim at Toronto East General Hospital.
Friends will be received at the SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME 873 Kingston Road (west of Victoria Park Road) Toronto (416-698-2861) on Friday from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, February 18th 2006 at St. John's Roman Catholic Church (794 Kingston Road) at 10:30am. Cremation to follow.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation or the Toronto Humane Society would be appreciated by the family.
The family invites friends and relatives to sign Peter's Book of Condolence at www.sherrin-funeral.ca.
GOUGH, Peter F.
11/18/44 – 02/16/06
passed away unexpectedly in his sleep on Feb. 16, 2006. He leaves behind his daughter Lisa and son Dylan. They are comforted in knowing that their dad and friend is at peace. A great man, whose kindness extended to numerous, he lived his life to its fullest. He will be truly missed by Linda and Hayden, Erica, Amanda, Omie, Tato, Mel, Sharon, Liam, Dave & Jenny, Rob. A proud son of the late Geoffrey and Doris Gough in Wales, beloved brother of the late Michael Gough, fondly remembered by sister-in-law May and niece Tara in Australia, cousins & relatives in Britain and colleagues from his long career in the advertising industry. “Welsh Peter” will never be forgotten by his pub friends at Captain Jack, who will raise a pint in honour of his memory. Cremation took place Feb. 21 in a private ceremony. Friends are welcome to join us in “A Celebration of Life” on Sun. Feb 26, 2006 from 5-7 pm at the SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME, 873 Kingston Rd (west of Victoria Park Ave.), Toronto (416-698-2861). In lieu of flowers donations can be made on Peter’s behalf to NABS (National Advertising Benevolent Society)
Condolences to his children can be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
“And so ends the final chapter of his life.”
Mrs. Margaret Reta Brown
Wednesday, October 03, 1923 - Saturday, February 25, 2006
Brown: Margaret Reta - Peacefully, at the Pickering Community Nursing Home, on Saturday, February 25, 2006, in her 83rd year. Reta, beloved wife of the late Harry Allan Keith "HAK" Brown (1988). Dear mother of the late Pauline Hagerman (1997). Much loved and cherished grandmother of Jason & Kassandre, and Ryan & Jill. Proud great grandmother of "Her Boys" Zachary, Austin and Cody. Sister of the late Joan McColeman and mother in law of Ron Hagerman. Reta will be lovingly remembered by her relatives and friends. Friends will be received at the SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME, 873 Kingston Road (west of Victoria Park Ave.) Toronto (416-698-2861) on Monday, February 27, 2006 from 6 - 8 pm. A private family service to be held. Cremation. The family invites friends and relatives to sign Reta's Book of Condolence at www.sherrin-funeral.ca .
"You will always be in our thoughts"
Margaret Louise Gibson
Friday, June 04, 1948 - Saturday, February 25, 2006
GIBSON: Margaret Louise
After a brief but courageous struggle with cancer, Margaret Louise Gibson died on Saturday, February 25, 2006 in the Palliative Care Unit at St. Michaels' Hospital, at 57 years of age. She leaves behind her son Aaron, who was blessed to be present for her final 2 weeks of life; his wife Jennifer, whom she loved dearly; her grandchildren: Logan, Drew and Ayden of whom she was so proud and her 3 sisters: Dana, Lenore and Deirdre. Also her faithful and life long friends: Shirley, Morris and Bob. Margaret was an accomplished Canadian author. She published five collections of short stories and a novel. All this despite dealing with mental illness for most of her life. Margaret was co-winner of the City of Toronto Book Award in 1977 for The Butterfly Ward and won the Chapters/Books in Canada First Novel Award for Opium Dreams in 1998. The film Outrageous (1977) is based on her story Making It. A custody battle with her husband inspired a TV movie, For the Love of Aaron (1995). She was predeceased by her parents Dane and Audrey Gibson.
Friends will be received at the SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME 873 Kingston Road, (west of Victoria Park Avenue) 416-698-2861 Toronto on Tuesday from 6 - 8 pm. A memorial service will take place in the chapel on Wednesday, March 1, 2006 at 1 pm. Cremation has taken place.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 1639 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario M4T 2W6. The family invites friends and relatives to sign Margaret's Book of Condolence at www.sherrin-funeral.ca
Mr. Stephen Neal Kendall
Wednesday, September 01, 1954 - Saturday, February 25, 2006
It is with immense sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Stephen Kendall on Saturday, February 25, 2006 at age 51. Loving husband and soulmate to Gail (nee Smith). Beloved step-father to Carleigh Beverly. Cherished son to Doreen and much loved brother to Robert (Judith) and Tom (Ruth). Steve's generosity, kindness and knowledge will be greatly missed by family, friends, and the many members of the Beach community in Toronto of which he provided exemplary service in the way of general contracting, stonework, landscaping and tilework. Family and friends may call at SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME, 873 Kingston Road (West of Victoria Park Ave.) Toronto (416-698-2861) on Thursday March 2, 2006 from 10 - 11 am. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Thursday at 11 o'clock following visitation. Cremation to follow. If desired, memorial contributions to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family.
"Snake, we'll miss your interpretive dancing and house shaking laugh.
Take care of Dallas."
All our love, Meemo and Mouse
Mr. James Tidbury Stapley
Monday, June 21, 1926 - Tuesday, February 28, 2006
STAPLEY, JAMES (JIM) - - peacefully at his home on Tuesday, February 28, 2006 in his 80th year. Beloved husband of Norma for 60 years. Loving father of Gord and his wife Kelli-Anne, Carol and Chuck and his wife Betts. Fondly remembered by his 10 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Friends will be received at the SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME, 873 Kingston Road (west of Victoria Park Ave.) Toronto (416-698-2861) on Thursday, March 2, 2006 from 5 - 8 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel of the Funeral Home on Friday, March 3, 2006 at 11 a.m. Interment Resthaven Memorial Gardens. The family invites friends and relatives to sign the book of condolence at www.sherrin-funeral.ca
Mr. Edward Joseph Sherban
Thursday, October 27, 1927 - Friday, March 03, 2006
Sherban; Edward Joseph
Peacefully at home, on March 3, 2006 in his 79th year. Edward, beloved husband of 59 years to Anne. Loving father of Carol(John), Eric(Sharon), Mark, Adam(Kathy Moorehead), Troy, Paula(Dan Blanchard), Tina(Ivan Petrie). Dear Grandpa to John Jr., Dan, Jamie, Jasmine, Sarah, and Steven. Greatgrandpa to Christopher, Aryn and Brenna. Dad will be missed by his brother Ossie(Nat), and his sisters Sylvia(Bill) and Irene(Bill). Edward is predecesed by his brother Robert and his sister Jeannie. Family and friends may visit at SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME, 873 Kingston Road (West of Victoria Park Avenue) Toronto (416-698-2861) on Monday March 6, 2006 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. A Mass will be held at Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church (16 Lockwood Road) on Tuesday March 7, 2006 at 10 o'clock. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Food Bank or to a charity of one's choice. The family invites friends and relatives to sign Edward's book of condolence at www.sherrin-funeral.ca.