Date of Death: November 30th 2002
Hope, Frank, 75 years. Passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, November 30, 2002 at Hotel-Dieu Grace Hospital, Hotel-Dieu Site, Windsor after a lengthy illness. Dearest husband of 53 years to Joyce (nee Ryan), Essex. Loving father of Lynda McLinden and companion Dave Young, Windsor; Frank G. Hope, Belle River; Carol Murray and husband Jack, Parkhill. Beloved grandfather of Chris Murray and wife Miki, Julie and Lisa Murray, David Hope, Jennifer Rhoads and husband Sean, and great grandfather of Taylor and Kalyb. Survived by three brothers and one sister, predeceased by one sister, all of England. Frank was a retiree of Chrysler Canada and a life member of the Royal Canadian Legion Br. #225, Riverside. Visiting from the Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Avenue East, Essex (776-4233) on Monday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Frank's life, from the Funeral Home on Tuesday, December 3, 2002 at 11 a.m. Rev. Dana Rodgers officiating. Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Oldcastle. Royal Canadian Legion Br. #201, Essex service Monday at 7,30 p.m. Memorial donations made to the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Frank's family would like to thank the V.O.N., 3rd Floor Nurses at Hotel-Dieu Hospital and Dr. R.G. McKay for your kindness and consideration.
Date of Death: August 29th 2002
Howson, Elsie (Wuerch) surrounded by her loving family on Thursday August 29, 2002 at the Metropolitan Hospital in her 77th year. Late of Essex. Beloved wife of Robert for 57 years. Loving mother of Phyllis Kapetanov and her husband Robert, and Lorraine Egeto and her husband John. Cherished grandmother of Robert Kapetanov and wife Laura, Laurisa Kapetanov, Dave Egeto and wife Donna, Darren Kapetanov and wife Nicole, Dale Egeto, Danielle Egeto and fiance Lonny Hanrahan, and great grandmother of Lindsay, Bret, Haley, Brayden, Mason and Kayla. Dear sister of Lawrence and wife Shirley, Rev. Harry and wife Joan, Rev. Raymond and wife Phyllis, Pearl Mills and husband Keith, William G. and wife Ann, and Art and wife Mary Anne. Was also loved and will be sadly missed by brothers and sisters in law, and many nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Avenue East, Essex (776-4233) on Sunday 7-9 pm and Monday 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral service to celebrate Elsie’s life from the Parkwood Gospel Temple (3005 Temple Dr.), Windsor on Tuesday September 3rd, 2002 at 1,00 pm. Pastor Mark Hazzard and Pastor Ross Perry officiating. Heartfelt thanks to the team at the Critical Care Unit at the Metropolitan Hospital, Dr. Rajkumar, Pastor Vasile Muresan and Chaplain Jane Piercy for their care and compassion.
Date of Death: November 23rd 2002
MASSE, Philip passed away peacefully at the Windsor Regional Hospital- Metropolitan Campus, on November 23, 2002, at the age of 77 years. Late of Leamington, and formerly of Windsor. Beloved husband of 56 years to Hazel L. Masse (nee Spry). Son of the late Armand & Bertha Masse. Loving father to Judy & husband Larry Hayes, and Wayne Masse & wife Donna, all of Lighthouse Cove. Proud grandfather to Jennifer, Matthew, Chad, and Phillip. Dear brother of Irene Bahri, Aurora Rivest, and Eleanor & Paul Caven. Philip is also survived by several nieces & nephews. Predeceased by sister Gloria Bosse. Philip was a veteran of WWII serving with the Royal Canadian Navy. Following the war he was employed as a Railroad Engineer with the Canadian Pacific Railway. Visiting at the Stewart L Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd., 128 Talbot St. N., Essex (776-7378) on Monday evening from 7 to 9 PM., and Tuesday from 2 – 5 PM & 7 – 9PM. Funeral service to be held in the funeral home, on Wednesday, November 27, 2002, at 10,30 AM. Father Larry Burnet officiating. Interment in Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Donations to the Windsor Regional Cancer Center would be greatly appreciated by the family.
Date of Death: November 7th 2002
McCLELLAND, Geraldine, R.N. passed away peacefully at the Leamington District Memorial Hospital, on November 7, 2002 at the age of 83 years. Late of Cottam. Survived by brother Marshall of London, Ontario, and sister Bonnie Toffelmire & husband Wilbur of Kingsville. She will be missed by many nieces & nephews. Geraldine graduated as a Registered Nurse at Grace Hospital & worked in both Windsor & London at Victoria Hospital. She was a very active in the Registered Nurses. Association of Ontario.Geraldine was also a Veteran of the Second World War serving with the Canadian Women’s Army Corp., and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 188, of Kingsville. Visiting at the STEWART L. KENNEDY FUNERAL HOME, 128 Talbot St. N., Essex, on Sunday, from 2 – 5 PM and 7 – 9 PM. Funeral service to be held at Trinity Anglican Church on Monday, November 14, 2002 at 3,00 PM. Rev. Dana Rogers officiating. Interment in Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery. R.C.L. service to be held in the funeral home on Sunday evening at 7,00 PM.
Date of Death: October 28th 2002
NANTAU, Frederick passed away on October 28, 2002 at Windsor Regional Hospital, Metropolitan Campus, at the age of 69 years. Late of Essex. Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Roque). Dear father of Greg and wife Debra of Windsor, & Kelly & husband John Tomberlain of Nashville. Proud grandfather to Danielle, Lindsay, Nicole, Sonny & Sarah. Dear brother to Phyllis Chandler of B. C. Predeceased by one brother Roy. Frederick was a retired employee of Kelsey Hayes with over 30 years of service, and was a member of R.C.L. Branch 201, Essex. Visiting at the Stewart L Kennedy Funeral Home, 128 Talbot St. N., Essex, (776-7378), on Tuesday, October 29, 2002 from 7 – 9 PM, and Wednesday 2 – 5 PM, and 7 – 9 PM. R.C.L. Service to be held on Wednesday at 7,00 PM Funeral service to be held in the funeral home on Thursday, October 31, 2002 at 11,00 AM. Rev. George Cox officiating. Cremation to follow. Donations to the Holy Name of Jesus Church Building Fund or the Windsor Regional Cancer Center would be greatly appreciated by the family.
Date of Death: September 25th 2002
Yohn, Patricia (nee Wilson) 73 years on September 25, 2002 at the Versa-Care Iler Lodge following a courageous battle with cancer. Late of Essex, formerly of Woodstock. Loving wife of 51 years to Norman. Dear mother to Susan and Ron Jury, Tim and Danielle Yohn, Patsy Pattison, Julie and Gary Riddell all of Belleville; Tracy and Brad Kendrick of Essex. Proud grandmother to 11 grandchildren. Patricia will be missed by her sister Mary and her husband Charlie White of Woodstock. Family and friends are asked to gather at Holy Name of Jesus Church 146 Talbot St. S. Essex on Saturday September 28, 2002 at 9 a.m. until funeral Mass to celebrate Patricia’s life at 10 a.m. Fr. Larry Brunet celebrant. In kindness memorial donations to the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the Stewart L. Kennedy Funeral Home, Essex (776-7378).
Rounding, Doris Mildred
Date of Death: December 27th 2002
ROUNDING, Doris Mildred, passed away peacefully with her family at her side, at the age of 79 years, on December 27,2002 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital, Leamington. Beloved wife to Herb Rounding. Proud grandmother to Glen & Rita McNeil of Ottawa, & Tracy McNeil of Tecumseh. Loving great grandmother to Amanda, Morgan & Connor. Predeceased by her daughter Linda May McNeil. (1998). Also surviving is one sister Jean Howe of Essex. Predeceased by brother Allan, and sisters Mary & May. Doris was a member of the St. Paul ’s Church & the R. C. L., ( Ladies Auxiliary) Branch 201, Essex. Doris was employed as a cashier for the former Sadler’s Market & the former Nightingale I.G.A. in Essex. Visiting at the Stewart L Ken nedy Funeral Home, 128 Talbot St. N., Essex (776-7378), on Sunday, December 29, 2002 from 2 to 4 PM. and 7-9 PM. Funeral service to be held in the Funeral Home on Monday, December 30, 2002, at 10,30 am. Cremation to follow. Interment in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. R.C.L. & Auxiliary Service to be held on Sunday evening at 7,30 PM. In kindness donations to the Poppy Fund at the R.C.L. Branch 201, Essex would be greatly appreciated by the family.
Shuttleworth, Thomas Arthur
Date of Death: December 16th 2002
Shuttleworth, Thomas Arthur “Art” Peacefully met his Lord surrounded by his family on Monday December 16, 2002 at the Leamington District Memorial Hospital in his 76th year. Loving husband of 55 years to Marion (nee MacKenzie). Devoted son of the late Edna Sherman and Septimus Shuttleworth. Godly father of David and his wife Kathleen, Cottam; Nancy McNaughton and her husband Gary, Ohio; Donald and his wife Cheryl, Cottam; and Timothy and his wife Joanne also of Cottam. Dear brother to Robert and his wife Caroline of Leamington and George and his wife Joan of Arizona. Prayerful grandfather of Thomas, Jeremiah, Robert, Konstance, Alan, Amy, Karen, Rebecca, Stephen, Wesley, Alec and Emmett, also Great Grandfather to Baby McNaughton and Baby Reip. Caring Uncle to 20 nieces and nephews. Faithful member of Cottam Baptist Church for 32 years. Retired District Chief of Windsor Fire Department with 36 years of service. Visiting from the Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Avenue East, Essex (776-4233) on Wednesday from 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Art’s life from the Funeral Home on Thursday, December 19, 2002 at 1,00 pm. Pastor Jeff Brown officiating. Interment Fairbairn Union Cemetery, Sandwich South Twp. Memorial donations made to Canadian Diabetes Association or the Leamington District Memorial Hospital would be appreciated by the family.
Eldridge, Evelyn Grace
Date of Death: February 8th 2003
Eldridge, Evelyn Grace (Wilson), 85 years, passed away peacefully, at Leamington District Memorial Hospital on Saturday February 8, 2003. Late of Essex. Beloved wife of the late Francis (Frank) Eldridge (1996). Loving mother of Gloria and husband Ken Cake, Amherstburg and the late David Eldridge (1982). Cherished grandma to Michelle and husband Jamie Robinson, Jeffrey Cake and wife Karen, all of Amherstburg. Evelyn's pride and joy were her five great grandchildren Matthew, Jacob and Nicholas Robinson, Noelle and Mitchel Cake. Dear sister of Harriett Summers, Opal and Del Paul, Ruby and Harold Fassold, Charlotte and Joe Phillips. Predeceased by sister Shirley Tansley and brothers Garnet and Everett Wilson. Dear sister-in-law of Janet Stephenson, Stewart and Tilley Eldridge, Dorothy Warren, Gertrude Cook and Muriel Church. Evelyn dearly loved her niece Judy Libby who visited her weekly. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Evelyn was a member of the Community of Christ Church, Windsor and belonged to the Salvation Army Home League for well over 50 years. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Avenue East, Essex (776-4233) on Monday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. then on Tuesday, February 11, 2003 from 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Service to celebrate Evelyn's life at the Community of Christ Church, 5050 Howard Avenue, Windsor at 11 a.m. Elder Tom McDonald and High Priest Henry Planke officiating. Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Community of Christ Church would be appreciated.