Strudwick: Angela Diane
Date of Death: December 9th 2003
STRUDWICK - Angela Diane (Angie) Suddenly at home on Tuesday, December 9th, 2003. Angie (nee Horan) was in her 35th year. Beloved wife and best friend of Ted. Cherished daughter of Clare and the late Patricia Horan. Loving sister of Greg Horan. Dear granddaughter of Terry Ferrier. Angie will also be fondly remembered by parents-in-law Bill and Sandy Strudwick and sister-in-law Susi and husband Jamie Rumny. Adoring aunt of Pam, Bailey, Dylan, and Lexi. A private memorial service will take place at the STECKLEY-GOODERHAM FUNERAL HOME (Minet’s Point Road and Yonge Street ) Barrie. Cremation. Memorial donations may be made to the Royal Victoria Hospital Oncology Unit.
Suter: Ruth Eileen
Date of Death: December 20th 2003
SUTER, Ruth Eileen at the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital on Saturday, December 20th, 2003; in her 80th year. Ruth (nee: Hicks), of Orillia formerly of Barrie, beloved wife of Robert (Bob) Suter. Loving mother of John Lamantia and wife Lynn, of Barrie. Cherished grandmother of Catharine O'Leary and husband Shawn, of Elmvale, Virginia Lamantia, of St. Thomas, Jennifer Coughlin and husband Matt of Barrie. Great grandmother of Tyler, Wesley, Laura, and Joel.. Predeceased by her sister and brother. The late Mrs. Ruth Suter will rest at the Mundell Funeral Home, 79 West St. N., Orillia from 6 - 9 p.m. on Monday. Funeral Service in the chapel on Tuesday afternoon, December 23rd at 1 p.m. Interment: Stone Church Cemetery, Beaverton. If desired, memorial donations to the Dialysis Unit of the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital would be gratefully appreciated.
Date of Death: January 6th 2004
TOBIN, GERTRUDE Suddenly at Royal Victoria Hospital, on Tuesday, January 6, 2004. Gertrude Tobin of Barrie, formerly of Oro Station, in her 77th year. Beloved wife of the late John Tobin formerly of Barrie. Best friend and partner of the late Les Hutchinson formerly of Oro Station. Loving mother of Richard and his wife Carol, Tom and his wife Kathy, John and his wife Anne and Doug and his wife Sharon. Cherished “Grandma Gert” of 11 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Loving sister of Jean Hand of St. Catharines, On, Bob McNish of Tsawwassen, B.C., Patricia Gowan of Barrie, On., and William McNish of Ubley, Mich. Will be lovingly remembered by her many friends and neighbours. Friends may call at the STECKLEY-GOODERHAM FUNERAL HOME, Clapperton and Worsley Streets, Barrie, on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday, January 9th, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. Cremation. Memorial donations to the O.S.P.C.A. Barrie Branch would be appreciated by the family.
Date of Death: November 22nd 2003
Vaillancourt, Rachel peacefully at the age of 73 on Saturday November 22, 2003 at her home in Essex. Wife of Omer. Dear daughter of the late Edward and Laurentia Trepanier. Loving mother of Danny and wife Elizabeth, Tecumseh; Linda Lalonde and husband Carl, Essex; Deborah Fulmer and husband Gary, Parry Sound; Gary and wife Linda, Belle River and Patty Vaillancourt, Parry Sound. Dearest Grandma of Shawn, Ryan, Robert, Danny, Kevin, Jeffery and Great Grandma of Braydon, Paige and Jasper. Dear sister of the late Raymond Trepanier and his late wife Lenora and surviving wife Margaret, Margaret Lebert and late husband Gerard, Eugene Trepanier and wife Carol, Alice Shiebel and late husband Michael, Corrine Soboccan and husband Vince, Clem Trepanier, Andre Trepanier and wife Lise and Victor Trepanier and late wife Rosemae. Rachel will also be remembered by many nieces and nephews. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Ave. East, Essex (776-4233) on Tuesday 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Rachel’s life from the funeral home on Wednesday November 26th, 2003 at 1:00 pm. Pastor Dorman Pollett officiating. Interment St. Joachim Cemetery. Donations made to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated. Friends may send condolences at www.funeral-cast.com. The family would like to extend their special thanks to Dr. Figaro-Alce and the nurses from C.C.A.C., especially Dawn for her emotional support and care.
Date of Death: January 6th 2004
HARTY - At the residence of her daughter Cathy, surrounded by her children, ELLEN TERESA (ENRIGHT)(O'NEIL) HARTY, age 88 died peacefully on January 6, 2004. Born in Douglas, Ontario she was the daughter of the late Patrick Enright and Catherine Whelan. Predeceased by husband Neil Harty, three brothers and two sisters. Mrs. Harty retired after many years as a caring and compassionate nurse at St. Joseph 's Hospital. She was a 50 year member of St. Peter's Catholic Women's League. Ellen was the devoted mother of Peter O'Neil & wife Jean, Warwick, Donna & husband John Snauwaert, Sarnia and Cathy & husband Lyle Williams, Sarnia. Loving grandmother of Jim & Carrie O'Neil, Heather & Les Szabo, Jennifer & Jamie McIntosh, P.J. (Ryan) O'Neil & Aoife, Jeff & Gaye Snauwaert, Steven & Michelle Snauwaert, Kevin Snauwaert & Jen, Mark & Lisa Williams, Mike & Leah Williams, Chad & April Williams. Cherished Nana to Tylor, Jessica, Teighan, Hayden, Nathaniel, Tairen, Se Monde, Austin, Lindsay, Julia, Rachel, Dylan and Alexia. Visitation at the McKenzie & Blundy Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 431 N. Christina St., Sarnia on Thursday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. where prayers will be offered at 8 p.m.. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at 11 a.m. by Fr. Tom Lever at St. Peter's Church. Interment Our Lady of Mercy Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 774 London Rd., Sarnia N7T 4Y1 or Bluewater Health Foundation, Palliative Care, 89 Norman St., Sarnia N7T 6S3.
Date of Death: January 5th 2004
Gillanders, Jerre: 74 years, Monday January 5, 2004 at Leamington Hospital. Late of Pt. Pelee Drive. Beloved husband of Helen (House). Dear father of Kathy Reid and husband Rick, Burlington ; Donald and partner Leanna LaMarsh, Chatham and the late Kenneth (1991). Loving grandfather of John, Mike and Rich Reid Christine and Kerri Gillanders and great grandfather to four. Dear brother of Edward and wife Connie, Barrie. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street Leamington (326-2631) on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service from the funeral home on Saturday January 10, 2003 at 11 a.m. Rev. Scott McAndless officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Jerre lived in Oakville for 30 years and retired in Leamington after 42 years as a transport driver. He was an honourary member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Oakville Branch and a volunteer driver for the Canadian Cancer Society, Essex County. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
Godfrey: Mervin Harvie
Date of Death: December 2nd 2003
GODFREY, MERVIN HARVIE EPLETT (50 Year Member - Equity Masonic Lodge #659, A.F. & A.M.:G.R.C.) (Past President - Orillia Shrine Club & Member - Rameses Shriners) (Member - Lily of the Valley Chapter, #141, O.E.S.) (W.W. II Veteran & 50 Year Member - Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #34, Orillia) (Life Member - Newmarket Veterans Club) peacefully at the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, with his family at his side, on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2003; in his 80th year Merv Godfrey, of Orillia, beloved husband of Doreen I. Godfrey (nee: Shelswell). Loving father of Lynda Stone of Etobicoke and cherished grandfather of Bill Stone & wife Susan of Guelph, and Lisa & husband Thomas Hayward of Acton. "Poppa" to great grandchildren Sydney, Jessie & Leigh Hayward, Hana & William Stone. Dear brother of Mrs. Velma Wright of Orillia, Elmer, Redvers, Francis & Dorothy all predeceased. Brother-in-law of Mrs. Katherine Godfrey of Sandy Cove Acres, Mrs. Kathleen Godfrey of Midland, Harold Shelswell & wife Betty, Gerald Shelswell & wife Vivian all of Orillia & Wayne Shelswell of Alliston. Lovingly remembered by many nieces & nephews. The late Mr. Mervin Godfrey will rest at the Mundell Funeral Home, 79 West St., Orillia on Friday from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 P.M. Funeral & Committal Service in the chapel on Saturday morning, December 6th at 11 o'clock. Interment:- St. Andrew's - St. James' Cemetery, Orillia. If desired, Memorial Donations to the Rameses Shrine (Transportation Fund) or the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #34 Orillia (Poppy Fund) would be gratefully appreciated. Members of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #34 Orillia are asked to gather in the chapel for service Friday evening at 6:45 P.M. Members of the Equity Masonic Lodge #659, A.F. & A.M.; G.R.C. are asked to gather in the chapel for service Friday evening at 7 P.M.
Harrison: Russell S.
Date of Death: December 12th 2003
HARRISON, RUSSELL "RUSS" S. (Past Member of the Loyal Order of Loyalists #1024, Orillia.; Avid Guitar & Fiddle Player of Old Time Country Music) peacefully at the Leacock Care Centre, Orillia, on Friday, December 12th, 2003, in his 85th year. Russell Harrison of Orillia, beloved husband of Barbara (Ann)(nee Hammond). Predeceased by his 8 brothers & sisters. At Russell's request their will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation to take place. If desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the Mundell Funeral Home, 79 West St.,N., Orillia.
Heitzner: Cecelia Dianne
Date of Death: December 7th 2003
HEITZNER, CECELIA DIANNE ----- at the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital on Sunday, December 7th, 2003; in her 60th year. Cecelia Heitzner (nee: McCarthy), of Orillia, beloved wife of Robert J. Heitzner. Loving mother of Jim & wife Lisa of Atherley, Barbara & husband Mike Clarke of Dallas, Texas, and Jack & wife Cheryl of Orillia. Grandmother of Jamie & Tyler Heitzner; Jordan & Jaclyn Clarke; Carly & Amy Heitzner. Dear sister of Mary-Ann & husband Bill Heitzner, Patsy Snider, Helen Lipke, Gerrard McCarthy & wife Pat, Joan & husband Mike Scott, Rosella & husband Louis Jefferson, and Susan Bloom. Cecelia will be lovingly remembered by her many nieces, nephews and close friends. The late Mrs. Cecelia Heitzner will rest at the Mundell Funeral Home, 79 West St., N., Orillia on Tuesday from 7 - 9 p.m., and Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Then to the Church of the Guardian Angels, Orillia for Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday morning, December 11th at 10 a.m. Cremation to follow. Parish Prayers will be said in the parlours Wednesday evening at 6:45 p.m. If desired, Memorial Donations to Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital Oncology Dept. would be gratefully appreciated.