In memory of a dear friend - Peter Vachon, April 9, 2002.
What would I give to clasp his hand,
His happy face to see,
To hear his voice and see his smile,
That meant so much to me.
Always remembered - Mary.
STEWART: James Garnet
At Deep River and District Hospital on Friday, April 4, 2003. Jim Stewart age 74 years. Loving father of Debbie Stewart of Bowmanville and Allan Stewart and his wife Nora of Whitby and the late Wayne Stewart (Janet) of Port Hope. Cherished grandfather of Dana, Sean, Jamie, Michael, Jeffrey, Heather and Krista Stewart. Dear brother of Meville and his wife Margaret, Iverson and his wife Myrtle, Mona Kirkwood (the late Bill), John and his wife Isabel, Bill and his wife Dianne, Ellen McQuestion (the late Floyd), Winston and his wife Helen all of Deep River, Jean Berry (the late Jack) of Cobden and Monty and his wife Karen of Pembroke. Predeceased by 5 brothers Gordon (Margaret), Daniel, Ronald (Neirdre), Deb (Marion) and Robert Stewart. Friends called at the Valley Funeral Home, Deep River on Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service was conducted in Faith Lutheran Church, Deep River on Sunday at 1:00 pm. Followed by Cremation. In memoriam donations to the charity of your choice would be gratefully appreciated.
FIELD, Myrtle Grace
At Deep River and District Hospital on Friday, April 4, 2003. Myrtle Reynolds age 87 years. Beloved wife of the late Weldon Field. Loving mother of Wally Field and his wife Carol and Bert Field and his wife Judy both of Chalk River. Cherished grandmother of Kimberly, Melanie, Melissa, Nadine, Valarie, Michelle, Pamela, Wally Jr. and Thomas and nine great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. Dear sister of Clifford Reynolds and his wife Florence of Chalk River. Friends called at the Valley Funeral Home, Deep River on Sunday from 7-9 P.M. Funeral Service was conducted in St. Andrew's United Church, Chalk River on Monday at 11:00 A.M. Interment Forest View Cemetery, Chalk River. In memoriam donations to St. Andrew's United Church, Chalk River would be gratefully appreciated.
HITCHCOCK, John Charles "Jack"
VE3YX (Amateur Radio Operator)
Veteran W.W.II Royal Canadian Airforce, Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 436 Deep River.
At Deep River and District Hospital on Monday, April 7, 2003. Jack Hitchcock in his 93rd year. Beloved husband of Aline Simard. Loving father of "Bill" C.W. Hitchcock and his wife Susan of Kanata, Raymond Hitchcock and his wife Lisa Whalen of Nepean and Thomas Hitchcock and wife Mary of Deep River. Cherished grandfather of Lindsay, Laura, Chantal and Chelsey. Predeceased by a sister Maude McCleary. By request there will be no visitation. A Memorial Service will be conducted in the Chapel of the Valley Funeral Home, Deep River on Thursday at 11:00 A.M. In memoriam donations to the Deep River and District Hospital or the North Renfrew Long-Term Care Centre, Deep River would be gratefully appreciated.
VOLLMER, Alice Mary (Ringrose)
Suddenly and unexpectedly at home, age 82, on Tuesday, 25 March 2003, Alice Vollmer of Ottawa and Deep River. Beloved wife of Harold. Loving mother of Brian (Hanna), Robin (Cathy), Chris (Joanne). Cherished grandma of Mark, Luc, Matt, and Agata. Alice was active and independent to the very end. She taught us all so much about kindness, compassion, generosity, and tolerance. Fondly remembered by many friends and relatives worldwide. A memorial service will be held at Kanata United Church, 33 Leacock Drive, on Saturday, 24 May 2003, 4:30 pm, with reception to follow in the church hall. Donations to a Humane Society or other animal welfare charity would be gratefully appreciated.
Lynn Joyce (Sutherland)
In loving memory of my sister who died on June 8, 2002.
We shared so many secrets
The same Mom and Dad
We shared lots of things
Some good and some bad
Your memory I'll cherish now
Forever without end
I'm glad you were my sister
I'm glad you were my friend
Forever in Love - Meredith.
Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, after a difficult illness on Wednesday, June 4, 2003 at the St. Vincent de Paul Hospital, Brockville; the former Mary-Ellen McDonald, a native of Renfrew, at the age of 70 years. Beloved mother of Brenda Peever of Ottawa, Patrick Leslie (Tammy) of Calgary, and Kevin Leslie (Penny) of Prescott. Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Sandra, Katherine, Jennifer and Danielle Peever, Samantha and Paige Leslie. Dear sister of Elizabeth Stewart of Nepean and loving aunt of Susan, Sherry and Stephen. Predeceased by her husband John Leslie, her parents Patrick and Viola McDonald, and her brother-in-law Rod Stewart. Family and friends paid their respects at the Irvine Funeral Home and Chapel, 4 James Street East, Brockville where a service in celebration of Mary-Ellen's life was held on Saturday, June 7th. Cremation followed at the Roselawn Tribute Centre and Crematorium with interment at Union Cemetery, Port Hope at a later date. In remembrance, donations to the Hospice of Providence Palliative Care will be gratefully acknowledged. Message of condolence may be sent online at: www.irvinefuneralhome.com
DESAUTELS, Joseph Baden
Suddenly on Saturday, June 7, 2003. Joseph Desautels age 38 years. Beloved husband of Rosi Desautels. Dear son of Hazel and the late Joseph Desautels Sr. Cherished father of Audrey, Francisco and Christian Desautels all of Point Alexander. Dear brother of Joan of Wakefield, Steven of Rolphton, Jane of Ottawa, Douglas and Gail Desautels both of Deep River, and Leona (Mrs. Rev. Philip Morley) of Pembroke. Predeceased by a brother Gregory Desautels. Dear son-in-law of Antonia Rivera de la Rosa and Gilberdo Nigenda Lopez. Loving brother-in-law of Jamie, Uriel, Sandra and Gloricela Nigenda Rivera all of Mexico. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Friends called at the Valley Funeral Home, Deep River on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Deep River on Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. Followed by Cremation. In memoriam donations to the charity of your choice would be gratefully appreciated.
CYRIL (CY) ARNIL CRAWFORD
February 17, 1920 - June 5, 2003
Cy passed away at the Victoria Hospital on Thursday, June 5, 2003 with his
family at his side. He leaves Lucy, his wife of 54 years, their children Susan (James Young), Alice (Michael Franzmann) and Stephen together with grandchildren Janet, Nancy and Andrew Young and Erica and Neale Franzmann.
Cy was born and raised in Edmonton. He served with the R.C.A.F. in WWII, on Flying Boats in Britain and Madagascar. Upon his return to civilian life he graduated with a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of British Columbia. His working life was with Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd. in Chalk River, ON and Whiteshell, MB. He worked for Consulting Engineering firms in Winnipeg and then started his own business, Manitou Manufacturing Co. Ltd. which he sold when he retired in 1989. He was an innovative design engineer with tremendous enthusiasm. Whatever was mechanical he understood it, including the working of his own heart, which he considered an intricate pump. Since retirement his health deteriorated but he and Lucy travelled some and enjoyed life in their penthouse condo. The family invite friends and colleagues to share stories of "The Legendary Cy Crawford" at a gathering at 1:00pm Thursday, June 12 at Bardal Funeral Home, 843 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Cy's name to the Stroke Recovery Association of Manitoba at 1-333 Vaughan Street, Winnipeg, MB R3B 3J9. BARDAL FUNERAL HOME 843 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, MB (204) 774-7474
Andre S. Tremblay
In memory of Andre S. Tremblay, who passed away October 1st, 1983.
Softly the leaves of memory fall
Gently we gather and treasure them all
Deep in our hearts our memories kept
To love and cherish and never forget.
For ever loved, Karen and family
GRANT, Jean Vivian
Veteran W.W.II Women's Division, Member Royal Canadian Legion Branch 436 Deep River.
At Deep River and District Hospital, Four Season's Lodge on Thursday, September 25, 2003 Jean Grant age 81 years. Loving daughter of the late James and Florence Grant. Jean is survived by several cousins. Deeply missed by long time friend Mr. Gus Lahaie. Friends called at the Valley Funeral Home, Deep River on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral service was conducted in the Deep River Community Church on Monday at 11:00 A.M. Interment in Oakland Cemetery, Brockville on Tuesday, September 30, at 1:P.M. In memoriam donations to the Deep River and District Hospital or the North Renfrew Long-Term Care Centre, Deep River would be gratefully appreciated.
At Ottawa Hospital General Site on Monday, November 24, 2003. Allister Shaw age 79 years. Beloved husband of Merle Shaw (Fordham-Palamar) of Deep River. Loving father of John Palamar and his wife Brenda of Montreal. Dear brother of Alice (Mrs. Bruce Watson) of Deep River, and Helen (Mrs. Gerry Oehm) of Lynden. Loving son of the late Sarah and Roderick Shaw. Predeceased by a brother John Shaw and a sister Marion Wagner. By request there will be no visitation. Cremation. A Memorial Service was conducted in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home, Deep River on Saturday, November 29 at 10:30 a.m. Interment of cremated remains in the Deep River Community Cemetery. In memoriam donations to the Deep River and District Hospital or the Deep River Food Bank would be gratefully appreciated.
SOOPALU, Elvy (nee Isok)
Of Deep River, wife of the late Heinrich Soopalu. Dearly loved mother of Linda Kaert (husband Mati), Edmonton; Liisa Blimke, White Lake; and Karl Soopalu, Edmonton. Grandmother to Krista, Eric and Jody. Daughter of the late Egon and Liisa Isok. Sister of Ain Isok (wife Valma), Deep River; and Molly Garnes (husband Ab), Vancouver. Elvy will be sadly missed by her friends Lee-an and Billy Baker and family. Rested at the Valley Funeral Home, Deep River on Tuesday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Service in Faith Lutheran Church, Deep River on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Followed by cremation and interment in the Deep River Cemetery. (As an expression of sympathy, donations to Breast Cancer Research would be appreciated.) Arrangements by the Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home, Pembroke.
At Deep River on Thursday, November 20, 2003. Joyce Dixon age 84 years. Beloved wife of Geoffrey Dixon. Loving mother of Jacqueline "Jackie" and her husband Wes Holmes of Cloyne, Roger Dixon and his wife Nancy of Metcalfe, John Dixon of Ottawa, Patricia "Pat" and her husband John Sova of Deep River, and Alan Dixon of Almonte. Cherished grandmother of Jeremy, Meredith, Spencer, Clarke, Chloe, Kyle, Scot and Ashley Dixon and Jason and Laurissa Sova. Dear sister of John Brodrick and his wife Jacqueline of England. Predeceased by a sister Molly Moore and a brother Michael Brodrick. By request there will be no visitation. Cremation. A private Interment Service will be conducted at a later date. In memoriam donations to the Norh Renfrew Long-Term Care Centre, Deep River or the Deep River and District Hospital would be gratefully appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Valley Funeral Home, Deep River.
LEPINSKI, Elzier Lawrence
At Deep River on Wednesday, November 19, 2003. Elzier Lepinski age 68 years. Beloved husband of Nellie Lepinski of Chalk River. Loving father of Peggy Lepinski (Rene Joly) of North Bay. Dear son of the late Joseph and Rose Lepinski and husband of the late Catherine Nolan by first marriage. Cherished grandfather of John and Andre. Dear brother of John Joe Lepinski of Deep River. Leo Lepinski and his wife Joanne of Chalk River, Donald Lepinski of Peterborough, and Stanley Lepinski and his wife Francoise of Sturgeon Falls. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by one brother Alban Lepinski and one sister Stella Gavinski. Friends called at the Valley Funeral Home, Deep River on Friday from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. Funeral Service was conducted in the Chapel on Friday at 1:00 p.m. Followed by Cremation. In memoriam donations to the Lung Association or the Multiple Sclerosis Society would be gratefully appreciated.
At her residence, on Friday, November 14, 2002, Mrs. Mabel "Chris" Gilbert, of London and formerly of Deep River, Ontario, in her 92nd year. Loving mother of Ken and his wife Susan of Hamilton, Kay Prince of Orillia, Lynne Bigg of Richmond, B.C., Judy Gilbert of Toronto and Bill and his wife Ginette of London. Sadly missed by 8 grandchildren and one great-grand daughter. Predeceased by her sisters Mary, Marjorie, and Audrey. A celebration her life will be held in London, Ontario, at the Westview Funeral Chapel (1-519-641-1793) on Sunday, November 23rd, 2003 at 1:30 p.m. Memorial contributions to Camp Trillium may be made through the Funeral Home or on-line at www.camptrillium.com.
TENNANT, Betty Isabella
At the Ottawa Hospital-Civic Campus on Thursday morning November 13, 2003 in her 72nd year with her family at her side. Betty Tennant (nee Webber) of Chalk River, beloved wife of Jack Tennant. Dear mother of Kevin Tennant (Muriel), Randy Tennant (Mary Ann) both of Chalk River and Janet Madore (Shawn) of Deep River. Loving grandmother of Tracy, Nelson, Nathan, Adam, Travis and Katie. Betty will be sadly missed by Smokey. Sister of Frances Selkirk, Waterloo, Jean Franklin, Oakville, Burton Webber, Kitchener and the late Earl Webber. Daughter of the late Herman and Elizabeth (nee Behnke) Webber. Cremation. Relatives and friends may call on Friday, November 21, 2003 at St. Andrews United Church, Chalk River from 10 to 11 a.m. A Memorial Funeral Service will be held on Friday morning November 21 at 11 o'clock in St. Andrews United Church, Chalk River. Interment of Cremated Remains in St. Andrew's Cemetery. In memory of Betty, donations to The St. Andrew's United Church Elevator Fund would be appreciated by the Family. Arrangements in care of the Murphy Funeral Home, Pembroke.