Rock, Lois Irene
Date of Death: March 16th 2003
Rock, Lois Irene, was born to Frederick and Silva Liebrock on January 10, 1918 in Leamington and passed away Sunday March 16, 2003 in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan. Lois married Leslie Rock on July 31, 1937 at Wheatley Baptist Church and he passed away April 28, 1979. Dear mother of Wanda Odykirk and husband Bill, Mt. Pleasant, Mich. Loving grandmother of Craig and Kim Odykirk, Tim and Beth Odykirk, Dan and Lora Odykirk. She had a very special relationship with her seven great grandchildren, Ryan, Kate, Emily, Connor, Colton, Keith and Camden. Lois was known and loved by many in Mt. Pleasant as Grandma Rock. Dear sister of Eleanor Loop and sister-in-law of Elaine Liebrock. Also survived by nieces Myra Johnson and family, Sandra Haggith and family, nephew Bryan Loop and family, Paul Liebrock and family, Gale Liebrock and family, Kevin Liebrock and family. Predeceased by brother Glenn Liebrock and brother-in-law Garnet Loop.Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street Leamington (326-2631) on Tuesday 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Lois’ life from the funeral home on Wednesday March 19, 2003 at 1 p.m. Rev. Keith Kenemy officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Lois’ wish was to have no flowers but instead have memorial donations made by cheque to the Pardee Cancer Treatment Fund of Isabella County, 1221 South Drive, Mt. Pleasant MI 48858, USA.
Date of Death: April 28th 2003
Schmidtgall, Alex, 76 years, Monday, April 28, 2003 at his home in Leamington. Beloved husband of the late Erika (1993). Dear father of Marlene Schmidtgall, Leamington ; Werner Schmidtgall and fiance Maggie Roche, Calgary. Loving grandfather of Jonathan Schmidtgall, Calgary. Dear brother of Ernie Schmidtgall and wife Regina, Leamington. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Alex was a retired farmer and H.J. Heinz employee. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Thursday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Alex’s life from the Leamington United Mennonite Church, Oak Street on Friday, May 2, 2003 at 2 p.m. Rev. Darrell Fast officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Leamington. Memorial donations made to the Leamington Mennonite Home or the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated.
Date of Death: May 26th 2003
Silveira, Manuel, 75 years, passed away peacefully, at his residence in Leamington, on Monday May 26, 2003. Beloved husband of Arminda (Viegas). Dear father of Pilar Silveira, Frank Silveira and wife Susan, all of Leamington. Loving grandfather of Andrew, Michael and Joanna Silveira. Dear brother of Elsa Afonso and the late Antonio, Leamington; Francisco Silveira and wife Maria, Leamington. A private family funeral service will be held at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington. Interment Erie Memorial Gardens, Leamington. Memorial donations made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
Simon, Cale Joseph
Date of Death: April 7th 2003
Simon, Cale Joseph, 16 years, Monday, April 7, 2003 at his home in Cottam. Beloved son of Diane and Brad. Dear brother of Adam and friend Ange. Loving grandson of Connie Dolan, Murray and Inez Simon. Dear nephew of Norm and Kathy Leveille, Gilles and Maryanne Leveille, Ghislaine and Jim Gallagher, Joanne Leveille and Glenn Iszak, Mary Anne Leveille, Sharon Leveille, Brenda and Keith Dixon, Judy and John Bobaljik, Bob Dolan. Cale will be remembered by numerous cousins. Predeceased by uncles, Mike Leveille (2001), Joseph Dolan (1985), Guy Leveille (1975) and cousin, Cory Bowden (1986). Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home 14 Russell Street, Leamington on Thursday 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Cale’s life from the Funeral Home on Friday, April 11, 2003 at 11 a.m. Claire Bondy officiating. Cremation. Prayers Thursday evening. Memorial donations to Windsor Essex Family Network by cheque payable to Community Living Windsor would be appreciated.
Date of Death: May 10th 2003
Stewart, William "Bill". 73 passed away, Saturday, May 10, 2003 at Windsor Regional Hospital, Western Campus. Late of Leamington. Beloved husband of Donna. Loving father of Jo Ann Anderson and husband Ralph, Amherstburg; Robin Antoniuk and husband Craig, Leamington; Allen Stewart and wife Lisa Kuli-Stewart, Wheatley. Dearest grandfather of Thomas, Macy, Brody and Wyatt. Dear brother-in-law of eight. At Bill's request cremation has taken place. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation by contacting the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (326-2631).
Date of Death: February 15th 2003
Allen, Mary peacefully on Saturday February 15, 2003 at the Sun Parlor Home. Late of Leamington. Loving sister of Helen Lemieux and her late husband Lucien “Shorty”(1984), and the late Joe (1997) and wife Betty (1999) Allen. Predeceased by her parents Alex (1927) and Mary (1971) Allen. Dear aunt of Pat Hickson and husband Gary, Wheatley; Peg Konrad and husband Henry, Leamington; Mike Lemieux, Leamington; the late John Lemieux (2002) and wife Janice, London; Paul Lemieux and wife Ute, Colchester S.; Chris Lemieux, Peterborough; Mary Jo Shanks and husband Don, Leamington and Sue Rumball, Leamington. Will also be fondly remembered by 14 great, and 5 great great nieces and nephews. Mary retired as an R.N.A. from Leamington District Memorial Hospital after 39 years of dedicated service. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Tuesday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Wednesday February 19, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. then to St. Michael’s Church for Mass to celebrate Mary’s life at 10 a.m. Father Frank Murphy officiating. Interment Lakeview Cemetery. C.W.L. Prayers Tuesday 3 p.m. Parish Prayers Tuesday 7:45 p.m. Memorial donations made by cheque to Epilepsy Research unit of London Health Sciences Ctr. or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Beleutz, Betty Eva
Date of Death: July 19th 2003
Beleutz, Betty Eva, passed away peacefully on Saturday July 19, 2003 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Late of Concession D, Leamington. Loving wife of Emil for 58 years. Beloved mother of William, Leamington; Anthony, Toronto; and Cynthia Bassile and husband John, Leamington. Cherished grandmother of 7 and proud great grandmother of 2. Dearly missed by her sister Ida Rideout and niece Bette Allen.Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home 14 Russell Street, Leamington (326-2631) Monday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Service to celebrate Betty’s life will be held from the funeral home on Tuesday July 22, 2003 at 11 a.m. Rev. Gibson Brown officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations made by cheque to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Date of Death: June 2nd 2003
Birch, Earl at the age of 64 on Monday June 2, 2003 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of Myrtle Birch ( Manchester ). Loving father of Glenny, Alfred and his wife Melanie and Elizabeth. Proud grandfather of Skyly and Austin. Earl will be missed by his 10 brothers and sisters, 5 brother and sister in laws, nieces, nephews and many friends. Visiting will take place at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington, on Wednesday 7-9 and Thursday from 9:30 until time of funeral service to celebrate Earl’s life at 11 a.m. Pastor Art Woitte officiating. Memorial donations made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, Canadian Diabetes or to the Birch Family would be appreciated.