BEATON, David Malcolm _ At Sunnybrook & Women's College Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, September 19, 2002, at the age of 68. David is the loving husband of Joan (Murison); cherished brother of Marian and Bill Bieman; brother-in-law of Evelyn Wilson, Pearl and Ted Smith, Vivian Gallo, Marie Martin; and ''little brother'' of Marion Hannah and Gwen Wharram. He is also a dear uncle of Peter and Leslie Bieman, David Bieman, Lynda and Peter Duckworth, Wayne and Aiko Murphy, Bonnie Winchester, Tim and Carole Martin, Gaye and Marty Dunlop, Scott and Anna Martin, and Heidi McCron. David loves his many great-nieces and nephews as he also mutually loved his music students during his 25 years at North Toronto Collegiate. Even as a teenage organist, David served his Lord through the ministry of music. Just this week we discussed the idea that ''life is like music - some high notes and some low notes, but a wonderful song none the less. '' David and Joan thank their many caring friends at East York Community Care Access Centre and at Sunnybrook. The family will receive friends at the HUMPHREY FUNERAL HOME - A.W. MILES CHAPEL, 1403 Bayview Avenue (South of Eglinton Avenue East), from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday, September 22. Service to be held at TRINITY UNITED CHURCH, 461 Park Avenue (at Main Street), Newmarket on Monday, September 23 at 11 o'clock. Interment to follow at Markdale Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, 20 Holly Street, Suite 101, Toronto M4S 3B1, or Sleeping Children Around the World, 28 Pinehurst Crescent, Toronto M9A 3A5, would be appreciated by David's family.
GRIMSTER, Ronald Fernley _ Peacefully at McMaster University Medical Centre, Hamilton, in the presence of his family, on Tuesday, September 9, 2003, Ronn Grimster, at the age of 78 years. Beloved husband of the late Joyce Grimster. Beloved father of his son Kenn and his wife Linda Grimster of Hamilton, and his daughter Gayle and her husband Nick Dunning of Erin. Ronn was a radio announcer at CHOW of Welland, CFUN of Vancouver, and CHFI of Toronto, a Veteran of the Royal Canadian Navy, HMCS Bellechasse, and a member of the Clifton Lodge, Niagara Falls. Friends may call at the KITCHING-STEEPE FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Saturday, September 13, 2003 from 2 - 5 p.m. to celebrate Ronn's life. Cremation with interment to follow in Fairview Cemetery, Niagara Falls. If so desired, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Special thanks to the doctors and nurses of M.U.M.C. - I.C.U. for their care and compassion.
LANDRY, Laurie Joseph _ Suddenly on Tuesday, December 30, 2003 in his 73rd year. Beloved husband of Elizabeth. Dear father of Marie Wallis and her husband Ken of Barrie, and Ruth Patenaude and her husband Ron of Mississauga. Loving grandfather of Jason and Krista and great grandfather of Kiana and Dylan. Survived by brothers Art, Albert, Wilfred, Fern and sisters Marion and Evangeline. Friends may call at the Turner and Porter ''Peel'' Chapel, 2180 Hurontario Street, Mississauga (Hwy. 10, north of QEW) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Friday. Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, January 3, 2004 from St. Clement's Roman Catholic Church, 409 Markland Drive, Etobicoke, at 11 a.m. Interment Assumption Cemetery.
BARKEY, Johnathon Clifford (John) _ Suddenly and tragically at his home on Sunday, March 14, 2004, age 36. John, beloved son of Daniel Barkey and Lynn Frey and treasured step-son of Sylvia Barkey and Paul Frey. Always to be loved and missed by his brothers James Frey and Levi Barkey, and sister Elizabeth Barkey. Loving grandson of Lloyd and Helen Smith. Friends will be received at the DIXON-GARLAND FUNERAL HOME, 166 Main Street North (Hwy. 48), Markham on Thursday 5-9 p.m. Funeral Service at Claremont Community Centre, Old Brock Rd., Claremont on Friday at 11 a.m. Cremation. Those desiring may send a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society or charity of choice.
CARTER, Andrew Robert _ Suddenly as the result of a tragic auto accident, on Monday, April 19, 2004, in his 17th year. Dearly loved son of Carrie Carter of Richmond Hill. Dear big brother of Dakota and Summer. Cherished grandson of Darlene and Willie Carter of Kirkfield. Loving nephew of Paul and Kim Carter of Mississauga, Tracie and Peter Griffiths of Keswick and Sabrena and K.C. Taylor of Toronto. Fondly remembered by Uncle Bob. Andrew will be greatly missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Visitation from M.W. BECKER FUNERAL HOME, 490 The Queensway South, Keswick (1-888-884-4486) on Thursday 7-9 p.m. and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service from the Chapel on Saturday, April 24, 2004 at 11,00 a.m. Cremation. If desired, donations made to the Dakota and Summer Carter Education Trust Fund at Bank of Nova Scotia, Richmond Hill, Transit No. 30882, Account No. 0217182 (Andrew Carter Trust Account) would be appreciated by the family.
FLOODY, Elizabeth Louise _ On Wednesday, May 26, 2004, in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Clarke Wallace (Wally) for nearly 50 years. Loving mother of Brian and Richard. Dear grandmother of Dylan, Claire, Lucas and Jessica. She is survived by her sister Peg and also by her brothers Scott, Dick, Bob, and Brooke. She was an energetic community contributor. Both she and her husband Wally, who was known for his wartime efforts in The Great Escape, worked tirelessly in support of the Canadian Prisoners of War Association, the Canadian Red Cross and the Canadian Cancer Society, among many others. Friends may call at SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME, 873 Kingston Road (West of Victoria Park Avenue) Toronto (416-698-2861) on Thursday, June 3, 2004 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held in the chapel on Friday, June 4, 2004 at 11 o'clock. If desired, memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.
WHITEHEAD, Elliot Wesley Stephen _ At the age of 21, was tragically taken from us in a car accident on the way to Durham College on Monday, December 1, 2003. Loving son of Cathy and Andy Sauter, and the late Stephen Whitehead. Brother to Mathieu Orban, Morgan Whitehead, Steven Sauter, and Krissy Sauter. He will be sadly missed by his numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. It is difficult for us to imagine a world without Elliot in it. The family will receive friends at the McEACHNIE FUNERAL HOME, 28 Old Kingston Road, Ajax (Pickering Village) 905-428-8488 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday. PLEASE NOTE TIME AND CHANGE OF SERVICE - The Funeral Mass will be held at ST. BERNADETTE'S CATHOLIC CHURCH (S.E. corner of Bayly St. and Harwood Ave., Ajax) on Thursday, December 4, 2003 at 10,30 a.m. Interment in Pine Ridge Memorial Gardens.
MONTEIRO, Ambrosio (Monty) - At home with his family by his side, on May 15, 2005. He will be greatly missed by his wife, Martha; his children Julie, Yvette, Luiza, Jerry, Heather; his sons-in-law Jules, Evarist, Mark; his daughter-in-law Sandra; his grandchildren Whitney, Richard, Avril, Wesley, Amber, Madalena, Marissa and Nathan; and his grandson-in-law Phil. Brother of Elvina and the late Maria Antonietha and Cajetan. Family and friends will be received at Scott Funeral Home, 420 Dundas St. East, Mississauga (one block west of Cawthra Rd.) 905-272-4040 from 6 to 9 p.m. on Monday, May 16. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 921 Flagship Dr., Mississauga, Tuesday, May 17, 2005 at 10,00 a.m. Interment thereafter at Assumption Cemetery, 6933 Tomken Rd., Mississauga. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to any desired charitable organization. We love you, Papa
DEMELLO, Joseph - (Formerly of Dar-es-Salam, Tanganyika Packers). Passed away peacefully at Cawthra Gardens Nursing Home in Mississauga on Monday, May 16, 2005, surrounded by his loved ones. He shared 65 loving years with his devoted wife Matilda (Matty) by his side. Loving father and father-in-law of Norma and Eric Starkie, Thelma and Steve D'Souza, Leslie and Teresa DeMello, and Oscar and Doris DeMello. Proud grandfather to Michael and Cathy, Sandra, Sidney and Desiree, Jeffrey and Sarah, Darren, Jamie, Jessica and Rebecca, and great-grandfather of Nicole, Kaitlin and Mitchell, and Matthew, Alexa and Brooklyn. The family would like to express their thanks to the staff at Cawthra Gardens for their wonderful care and dedication. Friends and relatives will be received at the Turner & Porter ''Peel'' Chapel, 2180 Hurontario St., Mississauga (Hwy 10 N. of QEW) on Wednesday, May 18, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, May 19th, 2005 at 9,30 a.m. at Sts. Peter & Paul Church, 4070 Central Pkwy. E. (N. of Burnhamthorpe) followed by interment at Assumption Cemetery (Tomken and Derry Rd.)
D'COSTA, Elisa - Suddenly and unexpectedly at the Trillium Health Centre - Mississauga on Tuesday, May 17, 2005 at the age of 87. Beloved mother of Mario and his wife Evelyn. Dear grandmother of Kevin and Kerry. Loved sister to Juliete Fernandes and Thomas Silveira, aunt to Thelma Fernandes and Melvyn Fernandes and their families. Also surviving are many other family and friends. Mrs.D'Costa is resting at the Scott Funeral Home - Mississauga Chapel, 420 Dundas St. East (one block west of Cawthra Rd.), 905-272-4040 for visitation Thursday and Friday 5-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, May 21, 2005 at 10o'clock in St. Patrick's Church, 921 Flagship Dr., Mississauga. Private family interment to follow at Glen Oaks Memorial Gardens.
REMEDIOS, John - (Formerly of Mombasa, Kenya) Peacefully in the presence of his family on Wednesday, August 10, 2005 at the Credit Valley Hospital, in his 84th year. John, beloved husband of the late Margarida (Maggie). Loving father of Aurora (Joe), Joey (Lucia), Felix (Yvonne), Tony (Ranji), Xavier (Lynn), Rita (Harry), Tim (Rhonda), Laura (Tony), Lorraine (John) and the late Matthew and his wife Rita. Fondly remembered grandfather of his 16 grandchildren. Friends will be received at the NEWEDUK FUNERAL HOME ''MISSISSAUGA CHAPEL'', 1981 Dundas St. W. (1 block east of Erin Mills Pkwy.) from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Friday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Francis Xavier Roman Catholic Church, 5650 Mavis Road (south of Britannia Rd.) on Saturday, August 13, 2005 at 10a.m. Interment Assumption Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Credit Valley Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. Our deepest appreciation to Lynn, Xavier, Sean and Krystal for their selfless love, care and support. Neweduk Funeral Home 905-828-8000 www.neweduk.com
Peacefully at the Scarborough General Hospital on Wednesday, October 26, 2005. Nelson was the loving husband for 50 years to Dolly. Loving father to Glenn (Sharon), Derrick (Sandra), Audrey (late Vincent), Debbie (Hubert), Karyn (Chris), Bert and Joe (Monica). Dear brother to Luzie, Violette and the late Arnold. Nelson will be sadly missed by his 13 grandchildren. Friends and family may visit at THE SIMPLE ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL CENTRE, 1057 Brock Road, Pickering (south of 401), 905-686-5589, from 6-9p.m. Friday. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday at 12 p.m. from St. Dunstan Roman Catholic Church, 3152 Danforth Avenue (east of Victoria Park). Cremation to follow. A special thank you to all the staff at Oncology Tower at Scarborough General Hospital. In lieu of flowers, donation to the Oncology Tower, Scarborough General Hospital would be appreciated.
ABBOTT, Bernice Mary (nee Stevenson) - Peacefully at the Scarborough Hospital General Division on Monday, May 9, 2005, in her 85th year. Beloved wife of the late Doug. Dear mother of Murray and his wife Cathy, and the late Gail and her husband Ray Cairns. Grammie to Janet (Chris), Chris, Murray, Mark, Michael, and Danny. Great-grammie to Jared, and Kendal. Sister of the late Stan (Gladys) Stevenson. Sister-in-law to Jack Abbott and his late wife Louise. Following Bernice's wishes, she will be cremated with a private family service to follow. Memorial tributes, if desired, may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society. Arrangements entrusted to O'CONNOR BROS. FUNERAL HOME, 416-698-9404.
ADAMS, Elizabeth - Suddenly on May 8th, 2005 at age 32. Dear daughter of Valerie and Stephen. Sister of John. Loving mother of Colby. Granddaughter to Joan Adams and Ernest Bold. She will be missed by all who knew her. A private family service will be held at a later date.
ABELA, Wendy - Suddenly, at the St. Joseph's Health Centre, on Sunday, May 15, 2005 at the age of 58 years, with her family by her side. She will be remembered by her daughter Darcylee and her granddaughters Kylee and Emilee.Friends will be received at the Lynett Funeral Home, 3299 Dundas Street West (1 block east of Runnymede) on Wednesday, May 18, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. A funeral service will be held immediately after visitation. Interment Glendale Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations to the Toronto Humane Society would be greatly appreciated.
ADRAGNA, Benedetta - Peacefully, on Wednesday, May 18, 2005. Benedetta Adragna, dearly beloved wife of Lorenzo. Loving mother of Agnes (Sabino Catenacci), Maria and Josie. Dear grandmother of Renata, Silverio, Onorio, Dimitri, Graziella and Giuliana. Dear sister of Biagia Sparaco. Benedetta will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her many relatives and friends. Family and friends will be received at the DEMARCO FUNERAL HOME ''KEELE CHAPEL'' 3725 Keele St., (between Sheppard and Finch Aves. W.) 416-636-7027, on Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. and Friday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday at 9,30 a.m. in St. Jane Frances Catholic Church (2747 Jane St.) with entombment to follow at Beechwood Mausoleum.
ADAMS, Jean (nee McVittie) - Of Weston and Haileybury, Ontario, died suddenly, after a short illness, on May 17, 2005. Lovingly remembered by husband Keith Penrhyn Adams; son Peter and Ingrid; daughter Susan Adams-Wauro and Wayne; grandchildren Lauren, Terese, Brendan, and Perrin. Survived by brother Donald McVittie and wife Bertha and sisters-in-law Carmen McVittie and Lorraine Adams. No service or visitation. Cremation has taken place. Remembrance service and interment at St. George's Cemetery, Islington, to be announced.
AGAR, Mary Lou (nee Marriott) - Peacefully at home, after a battle with cancer on May 23, 2005, in her 56th year. Loving wife of H. Lynn; mother of Timothy; step-mother to Deborah Chlebowski, John and Glen. Devoted daughter of Dorothy Stewart (Alfred), and the late William Marriott. Best friend to sisters Willow Hobson (Alex) and Elizabeth Marriott. She was a loving grandmother to Trevor, Matthew, Amanda and Danielle. Much loved by nephews Christopher and Jason. MaryLou touched the lives of many people with her loving, kind personality. She was very involved with her family, minor hockey and was a dedicated employee of Sears Canada for 39 years. Visitation will be held at the SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME, 873 Kingston Road, Toronto (416-698-2861) on Wednesday, May 25th, 2005 from 3-5 p.m. and 6-8p.m. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, May 26th at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
ABRAMOVITZ, Joseph - At age 93, peacefully on Tuesday, May 31, 2005. Beloved husband of the late Beatrice Shapero. He will be sadly missed by his family, son Raymond and daughter Ruth (Irving) Leiner. Cherished Zaidy of Bonnie (Sandy) Jesion, Adam Leiner and the late Ellen Leiner, and Aviva Abramovitz. Caring brother, brother-in-law, and fun-loving ''Uncle Joe'' to many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 3 at noon at Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350Steeles Ave. W., Thornhill. Interment at Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, Linitzer Section. Shiva will be observed at 77 Carlton St. until Sunday night, June 5 and will continue in Montreal on Monday, June 6. Memorial donations in memory of Joe may be made to the charity of your choice.Joe's poker buddies - get the cards ready!