DAY, Keith - (Founder of Model Builders Supply). Suddenly in Kingsville on Monday, October 8, 2007 in his 76th year. Keith, of Kingsville, formerly of Aurora. Beloved husband of Giovanna (nee Catania). Loving father of Susan and her husband Erwin Jeschke of Bowmanville, Wendy and her husband Pud Hamilton of Aurora, Robert and his wife Kimberley Theriault of Aurora. Adored Grandad to Asia and Rory and predeceased by his grandson Jocelin. Keith will be fondly remembered by Monica Day, relatives and many friends. Friends may call at the Thompson Funeral Home, 530 Industrial Parkway South (northeast corner of Yonge and Industrial Parkway, 905-727-5421), Aurora on Friday, October 12 from 6 p.m. until the service at 7 p.m. Cremation. Donations to World Vision would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be made at www.mem.com
BIRD, Stanley Robert - Peacefully at Sunnybrook Hospital on Tuesday, October 9, 2007 at the age of 83. Beloved and deeply cherished husband of Doris for 57 years. Loving father of Christopher (Sharon) and Wendy (Brad) Morrison. Dear grandfather of Justin, Scott, Matthew, Geoffrey, Zachary, Ellie, Annie and Charlotte. Brother of George. Predeceased by brothers James, Robert, Sid, Charles, and sisters Dolly and Rose. Fellow Royal Engineer and old china plate' of Ron Ellard (predeceased). Stan was a wonderful man, who will always be remembered as being devoted to his family, and forever loyal to his homeland, England. Family and friends may visit at the MORLEY BEDFORD FUNERAL HOME, 159 Eglinton Ave. W. (2 lights west of Yonge St.) on Thursday, October 11th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Friday at 1:00 p.m. In memoriam donations to the Salvation Army or Alzheimer Society of Canada would be appreciated by his family.
COUTURE, Jennie Elizabeth - Peacefully at Humber River Regional Hospital Finch Site on Tuesday, October 9, 2007 in her 84th year. Jennie, beloved wife of the late Amie Couture. She will be missed by her many nieces, nephews and extended family. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangments entrusted to the Paul O'Connor Funeral Home Ltd.
COLLINS, Ivy Kathleen - Passed away July 23, 2007 after a long full life shared with us. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, October 13th, at 11:30 a.m. at St. Aidan's Church, 318 Queen Mary Dr., Oakville (east of Kerr St. at Steward St.) followed by a reception at the Parish Hall.
ALCOTT, Ernest ''Ernie'' - Unexpectantly, but peacefully at the Wellington Terrace, Fergus on Tuesday, October 9th, 2007, in his 94th year, formerly of Port Colborne and Georgetown. Devoted husband of Edith for the past 71 years. Beloved father of Barbara and her husband Bob Yowart of Fergus and Bob and his wife Anja of Kitchener. Cherished grandfather of David (Janet), Bradley (Leslie), Jeff and Susie and great-grandfather of Jesse, Alicia, Dylan and Bradley. Ernie was a WW II Veteran, and a long time member and served as a Sunday School Superintendant for the United Church of Canada and long time member and Past President of the Lions Club. Ernie will be remembered for his wonderful personality and his great sense of humour and will be sadly missed by all of his family and friends. ''May he rest in peace.'' Friends will be received at the J.S. Jones & Son Funeral Home, 11582 Trafalgar Rd., north of Maple Ave., Georgetown 905-877-3631 on Friday, October 12th, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. until time of Funeral Service held in the chapel at 2:00 p.m. Interment Greenwood Cemetery, Georgetown. In memory contributions to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or a charity of your choice would be appreciated. To send expressions of sympathy visit www.jsjonesandsonfuneralhome.com
HENRY (HARRY) ANTHONY AUSTIN R.C.L. 66 Suddenly on October 9, 2007 in Toronto. Predeceased by his wife Mary, he will be greatly missed by his niece Barbara Smith (Tony) and children Robert, Margaret and John. He is also survived by his niece Frances Byrne, nephew Jim McDade and many Austin family members in Northern Ireland. He will be sadly missed by his dear friend Onlea Walters. Friends may call Friday, October 12 from 6-9 p.m. at the Murray E. Newbigging Funeral Home, 733 Mount Pleasant Road (south of Eglinton). Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, October 13 at 11 a.m. at St. Monica's Catholic Church, 44 Broadway Avenue. Interment Mount Hope Cemetery. If desired, donations may be made to the Good Shepherd Refuge, 412 Queen Street East, Toronto, M5A 1T3.
ALLEN, Viola ''Vi'' - Peacefully, on Tuesday, October 9th, 2007 at Extendicare Halton Hills. Vi, in her 92nd year, wife of the late William ''Bill'' Allen. Loving mother of Rod of Georgetown. Dear sister of Olive Conkey of Toronto and predeceased by her brother Raymond Jackson. Special thanks to Rhonda, Dianne and Shirley for their loving care. Friends will be received at the J.S. Jones & Son Funeral Home, 11582 Trafalgar Rd., north of Maple Ave., Georgetown, 905-877-3631 on Saturday, October 13th, 2007 from 10:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service held in the chapel at 11:00 a.m. Reception to follow in the Trafalgar Room. Interment Hillcrest Cemetery, Norval. In memory contributions to the Cancer Assistance Services of Halton Hills would be appreciated.
HENRY (HARRY) ANTHONY AUSTIN R.C.L., 66, Suddenly on October 9, 2007 in Toronto. Predeceased by his wife Mary, he will be greatly missed by his niece Barbara Smith (Tony) and children Robert, Margaret and John. He is also survived by his niece Frances Byrne, nephew Jim McDade and many Austin family members in Northern Ireland. He will be sadly missed by his dear friend Onlea Walters. Friends may call Friday, October 12 from 6-9 p.m. at the Murray E. Newbigging Funeral Home, 733 Mount Pleasant Road (south of Eglinton). Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, October 13 at 11 a.m. at St. Monica's Catholic Church, 44 Broadway Avenue. Interment Mount Hope Cemetery. If desired, donations may be made to the Good Shepherd Refuge, 412 Queen Street East, Toronto, M5A 1T3.
COLACCI, Victor - Passed away peacefully with his family at his side on Wednesday, October 10, 2007. Beloved husband for 46 years of Lynda. Loving father of Judy Smith and her husband Patrick and Victoria Petrou and her husband Louie. Dear grandfather of Shannon, Brittany and Shane. Survived by brothers Anthony and Mario and sisters Doris and Theresa. Also sadly missed by his dear nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Turner & Porter, Peel Chapel, 2180 Hurontario St., Mississauga (Hwy. 10, N. of the QEW) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Friday. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, October 13, 2007 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Meadowvale Cemetery.
CRUICKSHANK, Peter S. - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 10, 2007 at Leisure World Nursing Home, Barrie at the age of 90. Loving husband of the late Anne. Devoted father of Gail (Tom Myatt) and Grant (Sheri). Proud grandpa of Kathryn (Igor Arsovski), Allison, Mathew, Michelle and the late Stephanie. Great-grandpa of Anna. A service will be held in the Jerrett Funeral Home Chapel, 660 Kennedy Rd. (between Eglinton and St. Clair Aves. E.) on Saturday at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Alzheimer Society or The Sunnybrook Hospital Veterans - K Wing would be appreciated.
BOUND, Edwin - In loving memory of a dear husband, father and grandpa. October 18, 2004. A million times I've needed you A million times I've cried, If love could have saved you dear You never would have died. Things we feel most deeply Are the hardest things to say, My dearest...I loved you In a very special way. If I could have one lifetime wish One dream that could come true, I'd pray to God with all my heart For yesterday and you. -Always in our hearts, love wife Edythe, son Dale and daughter Kim, and grandson Devin.
BIRT, Dorothy May - In loving memory of a dear wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who passed away on October 24, 1993. Dear Dot, you are not forgotten Though on earth you are no more, Still in memory you are with us As you always were before. It broke our hearts to lose you But you didn't go alone, For part of us went with you The day God called you home. God knows how much we miss her Never shall her memory fade, Loving thoughts shall ever wander To the spot where she is laid. -Sadly missed by husband Fred; daughter Inez and husband Jim; brother William Butler; grandchildren Steven and Jennifer Latimer (Abbey and Blake and Jack); Jimmy and Carol Latimer (Holly and Courtney); sister-in-law Dorothy Hillock; Bill Birt and wife Marjory; and long-time family friend Fred Swift.
BRANDOLISIO, Gian Franco (Frank)- A wonderful Husband, Father, and Nonno, who passed away 5 years ago yesterday, October 22, . Every day in some small way Memories of you come our way; Though absent, you are ever near, Still missed, loved, always dear. -Lovingly remembered, and sadly missed by your wife Lois, children, and grandchildren.
EVANS, Mabel Leila Black - Peacefully on Monday, April 9, 2007. Mabel, in her 100th year, went to join the Lord, and her husband, the late Joseph Cooper Evans (1987), formerly Registrar and Director of Alumni Affairs, University of Toronto. Loving mother to Don of Orillia, Sally Jo (Bill) Martin of Toronto, and Frances (Peter) Ricketts of Toronto. She will be greatly missed by her grandchildren, Scott (Maha), Becky (Michael), Amanda (Jon), Jesse (Alexis), Martha (Paddy), Laura Jean and David, and by her great-grandsons, Aldwyn and Ibrahim. Friends and family will be received on Wednesday, April 11, 2007 between 7-9 p.m. at the MORLEY BEDFORD FUNERAL HOME, 159 Eglinton Avenue West, Toronto (2 stoplights west of Yonge Street). A celebration of Mabel's life will be held in the Bedford chapel on Thursday, April 12, 2007 at 11 a.m. The family wishes to express its appreciation to the caring staff at Christie Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations to the CNIB, Sleeping Children Around the World or Lake Scugog Camp would be appreciated.
VINES, Frank William - (Veteran WWII, R.C.A.F. and retired Chief Pilot with P.P.G. Canada) Peacefully, at Oakville Trafalgar Hospital, on Friday, May 25, 2007, in his 87th year. Dearly beloved husband of Helen (nee Ham, formerly of Brantford). Loving father of John and his wife Mary Ann of Oakville, and dear grandfather of Michael, Bryan, Harris and Jessica, and great-grandfather of Grayson. Friends may call at the Turner & Porter Butler Chapel, 4933 Dundas Street West, Etobicoke (between Islington and Kipling Aves.) from 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday. A Service of Remembrance will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday, May 30, 2007 at 3 p.m. For those who wish, donations may be made to the Lung Association.