Gregory, Herbert Thorp
Date of Death: June 10th 2003
Gregory, Herbert Thorp, born in Leamington on March 5, 1910, passed away, Tuesday, June 10, 2003 following injuries sustained after a motor vehicle accident. Herbert was the son of Francis Roger Gregory and Grace Higgs. Beloved husband of the late Helen E. (nee Ewald) (1965) and Marion F. (nee Sharp). Predeceased by sister, Jane Olmsted (1999). Loving father of Herbert Thorp Gregory Jr. and wife Patricia Anne of Oxford, North Carolina and the late Francis Roger Gregory (1993) and the late Anne Elizabeth Gregory (2002). Loving grandfather of Mark Gregory, Martha and husband Jim Wrenn, Lizzie Gregory, all of Oxford, North Carolina. Dear step father of Graydon Dyck, Winnipeg ; Dennis Dyck and Christine Wynveen, of Toronto. Herbert operated Gregory Farms until his death. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and was an avid golfer and sportsman. He was also a member of St. John’s Anglican Church, Leamington and a charter member of Erie Shores Golf and Country Club. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street Leamington (519) 326-2631 on Thursday from 7 – 9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Herbert’s life, from the funeral home, on Friday June 13, 2003 at 11 a.m. Rev. Stephen Haig officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.
Date of Death: September 26th 2003
Graham, Tom Suddenly at his home on Friday, September 26th, 2003. Tom Graham of Owen Sound in his 82nd year. Predeceased by his wife Marie. Beloved father of Martha and her husband Michael Tettenborn of Owen Sound and Peter Graham of Stratford. Much loved Grandpa of Alex and Garnet Tettenborn. Also survived by one sister Ellie and her husband Jack Almey of Clinton and sister-in-law Doris Graham of Sarnia. Predeceased by one brother John. At the age of 2 Tom emigrated to Canada from England in 1924. In 1942 he enlisted in the R.C.A.F. and retired as a Warrant Officer 2nd Class in 1972. Tom moved to Owen Sound in 1980 where he dedicated much of his time to his church. He was also a yearly volunteer at Camp Quality, and was a driver for Meals on Wheels. He loved to help others and will be missed by all that knew him. Friends are invited to the Tannahill Funeral Home, 376-3710 for visiting on Monday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be conducted at Community of Christ Church, 2555, 8th Avenue West, Owen Sound on Tuesday, September 30th at 11:00 a.m. with John W. Bradley officiating. Internment Bayview Cemetery, Wiarton. As expressions of sympathy, the family would appreciate memorial donations to World Accord.
Goodburn, William John “Bill”
Date of Death: April 22nd, 2003
Goodburn, William John “Bill” - Peacefully at 81 years of age on Tuesday April 22, 2003. Late of Essex. Beloved husband for 57 years to Betty. Son of the late Edgar and Daisy Goodburn. Loving father of Dennis and Deb, Hamilton; Dianne Langan and husband Pat, Chatham; Debra Scratch and Andre Quenneville, Essex and Darryl of Brantford. Cherished grandfather of 12 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Bill will be remembered by his sister Frances McNaughton of Essex, and his sister in law Beverly Goodburn of North Ridge. Predeceased by his brother John (July, 1998). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Bill was a WWII Naval Veteran, member of the Essex Legion Branch 201, and the Essex United Church. Visiting will take place at the Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Ave. East, Essex (776-4233) on Thursday from 7-9 pm and Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Royal Canadian Legion Service to be held on Friday at 7:30 pm. A Funeral Service to celebrate Bill’s life will be held at the funeral home on Saturday April 26, 2003 at 10 am. Rev. Doreen Canavan officiating. Interment Evergreen Cemetery, Leamington. In kindness donations to Heart & Stroke Foundation, Essex United Church Building Fund or the Charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Gladdy, Dr. Percy Vaughan
Date of Death: September 16th 2003
GLADDY, Dr. Percy Vaughan, B.Sc., M.D., F.R.C.S.(C)
On September 16, 2003, in his home on the shores of Lake Huron with his family, Percy died, at the age of 76, after a life filled with integrity, hard work, dedication and achievement. He leaves his dear wife, Alexia, and beloved children, Geoffrey, Sarah (Jonathan), Jennifer and Rebecca, and cherished grandsons, Alexander and Daniel. He was predeceased by his parents, Arthur and Nellie, and brother, Leo. Born and raised in Sarnia, Ontario, Percy was a graduate of Queen’s University (Meds ‘50), with postgraduate training in Canada and the U.S. in Obstetrics & Gynecology. A lifelong student of medicine, Percy practiced medicine for over 45 years in Sarnia where he served his community and positively touched the lives of many mothers and their families. He was instrumental in setting up the first Emergency Physicians’ Service at St. Joseph’s Hospital which provided 24-hour emergency care for the residents of Sarnia-Lambton. He also set up the first mother-baby wellness clinic in Walpole Island to provide pre- and post-natal care. For service to the First Nation community, he was given the honorary name Mshkikiiwnini (Indian Doctor). A skilled physician, he will be remembered for his strong moral code, humour, warmth, availability and concern for others. In his career and personal life, Percy was guided by his Christian faith, especially during the last difficult days of his illness and he remained true to himself -- determined, strong and willing to do the work to survive. He had great love for his family and was the proud father of four Queen’s graduates. His example and principles will remain to inspire his children and all who knew him. He received excellent medical care and his family wishes to express their appreciation to Dr. D. Payne, Dr. F. Shepherd, Dr. G. Darling, Dr. D. Brown and Jennifer Hornby, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, and to Dr. V. Balachandra and Dr. R. Garrett, Sarnia. Percy’s family is grateful for the support and care extended to them by their many relatives, friends, and especially Helen Paradis. Cremation has taken place with arrangements entrusted to the McKenzie & Blundy Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (519-344-3131). A memorial service to celebrate Percy’s life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 27, 2003, at Grace United Church, 990 Cathcart Blvd., Sarnia. In lieu of flowers, Percy's family kindly requests that expressions of sympathy be directed to the Lambton Education Foundation (Dr. P.V. Gladdy Scholarship), 200 Wellington St., P.O. Box 2019, Sarnia, ON N7T 7L2 or to the Lambton Hospitals Foundation (Building Fund, Dept. of Obstetrics & Gynecology), 89 Norman St., Sarnia, ON N7T 6S3.
Gaudaur, Nellie May
Date of Death: September 11th 2003
GAUDAUR, Nellie May (nee Hamer) -Peacefully at the Wildwood Care Centre, St. Marys, Ontario on Thursday September 11th, 2003; in her 96th year. Beloved wife of the late Aubrey A. Gaudaur. Loving mother of the late Phyllis S. Berry and her surviving husband John H. Berry, of Fonthill. Loved grandmother of John Berry, Joanne Berry, Richard Berry, and Thomas Berry, and great grandmother of Brian, Craig, John, Thomas and Shawn. Predeceased by her sisters Verna, Mary and Martha. The late Mrs. Nellie Gaudaur will rest at the Mundell Funeral Home, 79 West St. N., Orillia on Saturday & Sunday evenings from 7-9 p.m. Funeral service in the chapel on Monday afternoon, September 15th at 1 o'clock. Interment, St. Andrew's - St. James' Cemetery, Orillia. If desired, memorial donations to the Alzheimers Society or the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital - Heart Function Program.
Date of Death: September 13th 2003
Fysh, Linda, 41 years, it is with great sadness that we mourn the loss of a wonderful and loving mother and daughter, who passed away with her family by her side on Saturday September 13, 2003 at the London Health Sciences Centre. Loving mother of Stephanie Van Roie and her husband Matthew; Leamington, Jason; Kingsville, Nicholas; Leamington, Justin; Leamington, Brent; London, Jane; London, Karen; London, Tina and Susan; London. Linda will be sadly missed by her mother and father Norma and Martin Saris. Survived by brothers and sisters Sharon Lalonde and her husband Ken, Donna Girardin and Laurent Veilleux, James Saris, David Saris, and Daniel Saris. Predeceased by her brother Paul Saris (1979). Many nieces and nephews also survive. Linda will always be remembered by her dearest friends Annie Zimmer, Fedosia Durant, and Betty Atkinson. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street Leamington (326-2631) on Tuesday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Linda’s life from St. Michael’s Church on Wednesday September 17, 2003 at 10 a.m. Fr. Peter Amszej officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Parish Prayers 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Date of Death: September 13th 2003
FRISE, Dorothy - Peacefully after a courageous battle with breast cancer at 2:45 p.m. on Saturday, September 13th, 2003. Dorothy was a very determined woman who never gave up hope in her battle with cancer. Beloved wife of Rick Frise, Sr. of Barrie. Loving mother of Cheryl and her husband Rob Behe of Barrie, and Rick Jr., and his wife Andria of Aurora. Proud grandmother to Tyler. Cherished daughter of Elsie and Lawrence Myhran of Barrie. Predeceased by brothers Dennis and Leonard. Will be fondly remembered by close members of her loving family and friends. Friends may call at the STECKLEY-GOODERHAM FUNERAL HOME, Minet’s Point Road at Yonge Street, Barrie, on Monday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held at the Collier Street United Church, Barrie, on Tuesday, September 16th, 2003 at 1:00 p.m. Cremation. Donations may be made to the Breast Cancer Society of Canada.
French, Harold Z.
Date of Death: September 28th 2003
FRENCH, Harold Z. of Port Dover. At Norfolk General Hospital on Sunday, September 28, 2003, after a brief illness. Harold, loving husband of Doris (Jones) of 63 years, was in his 87th year (October 19, 1916). Proud, devoted and loved father of Janice Carraro of Guelph, Jim French of Nanticoke, Stephanie French-Mediatti and her husband Ross of Quebec. Predeceased by a son Thomas French. Cherished grandfather of Justin and Jason Carraro, Daryl French, Gloria-Jane Barrette and Darcey French. Dear brother of Norma Bell and her husband Mike of Minnesota. Predeceased by sisters, Thelma Dunn, Shirley Maas and Helen Simpson. Harold will be lovingly remembered by his nieces and nephews. Harold served in the Royal Canadian Navy in Halifax, Atlantic, Bay of Biscay and English Channel. He is a life member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Port Dover, Branch # 158, for the last six years he has held the position of Service Officer, he has also served as President for four years, First Vice for two years, Second Vice for one year and proud recipient of the Queens Jubilee Medal, Meritorious Service Medal and also had the honour of receiving the highest award of the R.C.L. Palm Leaf to Meritorious Service Medal. Harold was also a member of the Erie Lodge # 149 AF and AM, Norfolk Shrine, Mocha Temple, Murton Lodge, Hamilton Sovereign Chapter of Rose Croix, Moore Sovereign Consistory 32nd and an Honourary Life Member of Selkirk Kinsmen. Harold was very well known and respected for all his dedicated and unselfish service. Visitation for Mr. French will be Tuesday, September 30, 2003 at the THOMPSON WATERS FUNERAL HOME, 102 First Ave., Port Dover (519-583-1530) 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Legion Sevice will be held at 6:30 pm and a Masonic Service will follow at 6:50 pm. Funeral Service will be held from St. Paul's Anglican Church (corner of St. George and Market Sts.) Wednesday, October 1, 2003 at 11:00 am. Officiated by Father Brian Wearne. Cremation to follow with family interment at a later date. For those wishing memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of ones' choice would be appreciated by the family.
Fraser, Edna Maude
Date of Death: September 18th 2003
FRASER, Edna Maude (nee Boughton) age 83. Peacefully at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie on Thursday September 18, 2003. Beloved wife of the late James Stobbie Fraser. Loving mother of Sandra Oakley and her husband Gary of Barrie. Will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Craig Oakley and Pamela Putnam both of Barrie. Great grandmother of Devon, Joshua, Cole, and Samantha. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the STECKLEY-GOODERHAM FUNERAL HOME (Clapperton and Worsley St. ), Barrie on Monday September 22 from 12:00 noon. Service in the chapel at 1:00pm. Cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Grove Park Home, Royal Victoria Hospital, or charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Foster, Lisa Marie
Date of Death: July 6th 2003
FOSTER, LISA MARIE (LARKIN) FOSTER age 39, at L.H.G - Palliative Care on July 6, 2003 of Sarnia. From being wrapped in the arms of her beloved husband Dustan to the promised embrace of her beloved Lord. Cherished mother of Stephen Foster. Dear daughter of Illa and the late Joe Larkin (1978). Sister of Angie Larkin, Sarnia, Vickie Tulloch, London, Wayne Muxlow (Shirley), London, and Wesley Muxlow (Heidi), Camlachie. Precious daughter-in-law of Pat & Barb Foster, Sarnia. Sister-in-law of Scott Landon, and the late Tiana Landon (1987). Also survived by an aunt and several nieces and nephews. Lisa's love of family and life, her beautiful smile, big brown eyes, her strong spirit, and love of animals will be remembered always. As an active member of St. Joseph's Catholic Women's League of Canada, Lisa fullfilled membership convenor for several years. Visitation at the McKenzie & Blundy Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 431 Christina St. N. Sarnia Monday 2-4 & 7-9 pm. where prayers will be offered at 7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, July 8, 2003 11 a.m. at St. Joseph's Chuch, 293 Stuart St.. Entombment Our Lady of Mercy Mausoleum. Sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, 118 Victoria St., N, Sarnia. N7T 5W9.