Date of Death: July 5th 2002
Pannunzio, Fiorentina, 88 years, Friday, July 5, 2002 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Enrico (1978). Dear mother of Frank Pannunzio and wife Ersilia, Leamington; Austin Pannunzio and wife Marie, Leamington; Gabriel Pannunzio and wife Marianne, Windsor. Loving grandmother of Henry and Rosemary, Linda and Paul, John, Flora, James, R. Jason, Laura and great grandmother of Paul, Kaitlyn and Megan. Dear sister of Mario DiMenna and wife Teresa, Italy. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Predeceased by a sister, Maria Ingratta. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Saturday 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Fiorentina's life from St. Joseph's Church on Monday, July 8, 2002 at 10 a.m. Fr. Frank Murphy officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Leamington. Parish Prayers Sunday at 7:45 p.m. Memorial donations made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Date of Death: September 17th 2002
Rymal, Larry, passed away on Tuesday September 17, 2002 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital at the age of 69 years, after a courageous battle with Lou Gehrig’s Disease (ALS). Beloved husband of 42 years and best friend of Ruth (Enns). Loving father of Virginia Rymal, Leamington; Noelle and her husband Manny Resendes, Komoka. Loving grandfather of Adrian and Abbey. Predeceased by his parents, Lorne and Velma; father-in-law Richard Enns and brother-in-law John Enns. Survived by his mother-in-law Erna Enns; sister-in-law Rita and husband Don Unrau, Leamington; brother-in-law Bill Enns and wife Julie, Brampton; brother-in-law Peter, Leamington, as well as many nieces and nephews. Larry was in the motel business for 37 years, retiring in 1987. He was on the Board of Directors of the Leamington Chamber of Commerce in the 1960’s, active in various volunteeer capacities, especially tourism. He was a captain with the Leamington Fire Department and served as a volunteer fireman for 25 years with particular interest in rescue work. In retirement, his enthusiasm for flying as a private pilot led him to the role as co-ordinator of airshows in Windsor and Leamington. Because of his love for the Canadian Snowbird Demonstration Team, they were first introduced to the Town of Leamington in 1990. In 1993 he was recognized as Leamington’s Citizen of the Year and in 2001 he was appointed as a member of the Honorary Snowbirds Society. With a passion for the outdoors and nature, he was an avid hunter and fisherman and will be sadly missed by his hunting partner “Cracker”. His wish was to donate his organs and tissues and even though this was not possible, he requested that awareness of this need be made. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street Leamington, on Wednesday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Larry’s life from the funeral home on Thursday September 19, 2002 at 11 a.m. Rev. Glenn Brubacher and Julie Burke officiating. Cremation with interment at Pelee Island Cemetery. Memorial donations made by cheque to the ALS Society Windsor/ Essex County or the Leamington Mennonite Nursing Home Building Fund would be appreciated.
Date of Death: July 5th 2002
Sawatzky, Helen, 31 years, suddenly Friday July 5, 2002 in Leamington. Beloved wife of the late Peter Sawatzky (July 5, 2002). Loving mother of David and Samantha, both at home. Cherished daughter of Peter and Agnes Harder, Leamington. Dear grand daughter of Helen Friesen, Leamington and great grand daughter Aganeta Schmidt. Dear sister of Annie Harder, John Harder and wife Helen, Peter Harder and wife Tina, all of Leamington. Many aunts, uncles and cousins also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Tuesday 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service from the Leamington United Mennonite Church, Oak Street on Wednesday July 10, 2002 at 2 p.m. Rev. William Thiessen officiating. Interment Fairview Cemetery, Wheatley. Memorial donations made by cheque to Samantha and David Sawatzky Education Fund would be appreciated.
Date of Death: August 3rd 2002
Tiessen, Elvira, 84 years, Saturday, August 3, 2002 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of Jacob. Dear sister of Katie Epp and husband David, St. Catharines and sister-in-law of Hanna Langeman, Leamington; John Epp, Carmen, Manitoba; Tina Langeman, Waterloo. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Predeceased by a sister, Annie Epp and brothers, Peter, Ben and wife Betty, Henry and Jake and wife Marie Langeman. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Monday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Elvira's life from Leamington United Mennonite Church, Oak Street on Tuesday, August 6, 2002 at 11 a.m. Rev. Darrell Fast officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Leamington. Memorial donations to the Leamington Hospital Foundation or the Leamington Mennonite Home Building Fund would be appreciated.
Whittle, Dorothy May
Date of Death: June 5th 2002
Whittle, Dorothy May. Born May 1, 1913, passed away June 5, 2002. Special love and wife of the late Sam "Bus" Whittle (1997). Dearest Mom of Nancy Burgess, Harrow; Betsy Lougheed and husband Al, Stratford. Cherished Grandma of Cindy and Jennifer; loving Great Grandma of Jean-Michel. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Dorothy's life, from the Funeral Home, Friday, June 7, 2002 at 2 p.m. Rev. Christine Hillman and Sheron Campbell officiating. Interment Graceland Cemetery. Memorial donations, made by cheque, to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Date of Death: August 10th 2002
Williams, Lewis, 77 years, Saturday, August 10, 2002 surrounded by his family at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of Shirley (Armstong). Loving father of Dean Williams, Renee Riley and husband Clair, Louann Williams, Mark Williams, all of Leamington. Dear grandfather of Jennifer and Dave, Kerstin and Jim, Kim and Dominic and great grandfather of Tallas, Austin, Bianca, Sasha and Kassie. Dear brother of Fr. Al Williams, Tecumseh and brother-in-law of Don and Shirley Armstrong, Essex. Uncle of Dennis, Roger and Marcel. Nephew of Ada Lidwell, Leamington. Special family friend, Lynn Gillanders. Predeceased by his parents, Abe (1967) and Sarah (1979) and a brother, Bill (1970). Lewis was a life member of St. Michael's Parish, owner/operator of Seacliff Sunoco and a car salesman for Goodfellow Pontiac Buick, McElwain Chev Olds and Mike Pearce Chev Olds. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Monday 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. and at St. Joseph's Church on Wednesday, August 14, 2002 from 10 a.m. until time of the Mass of the Resurrection at 11 a.m. Fr. Al Williams officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Leamington. Parish Prayers Tuesday 7:45 p.m. Memorial donations made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
Atkinson, Clayton Douglas
Date of Death: January 8th 2002
Atkinson, Clayton Douglas, 82 years, Tuesday, January 8, 2002 at his home in Leamington. Beloved husband of Rita and the late Pearl (1961). Dear step-father of Hugh Livingston and wife Barbara, Michigan; Mary Tilden and husband Bruce, Leamington; Peter Livingston and wife Karen, Harrow. Loving grandfather of 10 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Reid Atkinson and wife Wilda, Leamington and brother-in-law of Doris Atkinson, Wheatley. Predeceased by 3 sisters, Marguerite Hegg, Edith Shearer, Ada Atkinson and 2 brothers, Glen and Elbert Atkinson. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Thursday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Clayton's life from the Funeral Home on Friday, January 11, 2002 at 1:30 p.m. Rev. Alex Kasirye-Musoke and Elder Bill Atkinson officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Leamington. Clayton was a member of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Memorial donations made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.
Date of Death: April 1st 2002
Barnard, Dena, peacefully on Monday, April 1, 2002 surrounded by her loving family, in the serenity room at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Devoted and cherished mother of Andrea Kuli and husband Joseph, Harrow; Dr. Edward Barnard and wife Paula, Ancaster. Beloved grandmother of Scott Kuli, Windsor; Calvin and Brenden Barnard, Ancaster and Julia Walker, London. Dear sister of Ida Larkin, Gerry Steeves and husband Ross, all of Leamington; Irene Young, Kitchener; Pauline Peters, Shirley MacLean, Charles Palmer and wife Linda, all of Sydney, Nova Scotia. Predeceased by sisters, Hazel Christie, Larkell Palmer and brother Harris Palmer. Loving companion and friend of Roy Graydon, Leamington. Survived by many nieces and nephews. She is reunited in Heaven with her husband, Lawrence Barnard, daughter, Shirley Walker and son, Raymond Barnard. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Wednesday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Dena's life from St. John Anglican Church, 60 Erie Street North, Leamington on Thursday, April 4, 2002 at 11 a.m. Rev. Stephen Haig officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Leamington. Memorial donations made by cheque to the Leamington Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. Friends may send condolences at www.funeral-cast.com. You were the best Mom ever, your principles, work ethic, and laughter were exceeded only by your generosity. You have earned your well deserved rest in eternal peace, safe in the arms of our Lord, and forever in our hearts.
Date of Death: February 1st 2002
Cabral, Manuel, passed away suddenly, Friday, February 1, 2002 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Late residence Ruthven. Beloved husband of Olivia (Mendonca). Dear father of Frances Marcovecchio and husband Nick, Agnes Pereira and husband John, all of Ruthven. Loving grandfather of Jason and Abby Marcovecchio, Justine and Amy Pereira. Dear brother of Antonio and Leotina Cabral, Brazil; Maria Ines and Diamantino Raposo, Brazil; Jose and Angela Cabral, Bermuda; Celina Cabral, Azores; Daniel and Paula Cabral, Bermuda and the late Carlos Cabral. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington, on Saturday 7-9 p.m. and on Sunday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral, Monday, February 4, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. then to St. Michael's Church for Mass to celebrate Manuel's life at 10 a.m. Fr. Jose Seminati officiating. Entombment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Parish Prayers Sunday 7:45 p.m.
Date of Death: January 14th 2002
Carey, Stewart, 77 years, Monday, January 14, 2002 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of Margaret. Dear father of Thomas and wife Irene, Scotland; Stewart and wife Judy, Leamington; Allan and wife Gail, Leamington; Eric and wife Barb Lam, Windsor. Loving grandfather of 9 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Irene and Eric, California; Dorreen and Alex, Arthur and Caroline, Fred and Ella, Robert, all of Scotland. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Predeceased by 2 brothers and 1 sister. Stewart was an avid bowler, golfer and pool player. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Wednesday 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Stewart's life from the Funeral Home on Thursday, January 17, 2002 at 11 a.m. Capt. Orest Goyak officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Leamington. Memorial donations made by cheque to the Sun Parlor Home Special Care Unit, Residents Trust Fund.