Anna Elizabeth Anderson - 11/25/2002
June 13, 1920 - November 23, 2002
After overcoming many challenges, Anna is finally at peace. Predeceased by her husband, the late Donald Anderson. She will be sadly missed by her daughters Heather, Margie (Bob) and sons, Brent (Gail), Graeme, Tom (Christine) and special family friend, Bob Beauregard. Cherished Nana of Blake, Reid, Ryan, Rachel, Travis, Nicholas, Victoria, Hunter and Logan. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Wednesday, November 27, 2002 from 1 p.m. until service time in the Chapel at 3 p.m. For those wishing, memorial contributions to the Salvation Army or the Wakefield Memorial Hospital would be appreciated.
Lois Margaret (nee Nicolson) Baker - 11/24/2002
Lois Margaret (nee Nicolson) Baker
The family of Lois Baker wish to announce her passing at the Perley Rideau Veterans Health Centre with her two sons by her side on Friday, November 22, 2002 at age 82. Beloved mother of Douglas of Ottawa and Charles (Chuck) of Toronto. She was predeceased by her husband Russell, parents Charles and Christina and brother Charles. Loving grandmother of Jennifer, Melissa, Amanda, Amberly and Russell. Dear sister of Mary Morgan, Helen Ann Skowyra and George Nicholson. Lois was a woman of generous spirit and quiet dignity. Her love of children and family will be greatly missed. Her gentle loving soul lives on. Special thanks to the attentive staff at the Perley Rideau Veterans Health Centre and to Elaine Abbott for their compassionate care. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Sunday, November 24 from 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday, November 25 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service to be held at Emmanuel United Church, 691 Smyth Road, Ottawa on Tuesday, November 26, 2002 at 11:30 a.m. Reception to follow in the church hall. Memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated.
Monique Bisson - 11/12/2002
Resident of the Home Alleluia. Peacefully on Saturday, November 16, 2002, surrounded by her loved ones at the St. Vincent Hospital. Beloved daughter of the late J. Rodolphe Bisson and the late Aline Vary. She leaves her "Membres de Coeur" of her Home Alleluia, and also her family: Roger (the late Juliette Lavergne), L-Philippe (Louise Bisson), Armand (Madeleine Poirier), Marguerite (the late Germain Fournier), Clement (Carmen Evraire), Richard (Rita Duhaime), Jacqueline (Orval Lamoureux), Helene (Armand Racine), Pauline, Sister Aline (Sisters of Ste-Marie de Namur) of Vankleek Hill, Raymond (Francoise Joly), Ferdinand (Gisele Lessard and the late Louise Gorman). Predeceased by her brothers Jean-Paul (Lucienne Laporte), Jacques and Gaston (the late Claire Lavergne). Also survived by several nieces and nephews. The family wish to thank sincerely l'Arche d'Ottawa (oeuvre de Jean Vanier) for their 25 years of loving care to Monique. Special thanks to Dr. Renee Prince and the staff at the St. Vincent Hospital. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Tuesday, November 19, 2002, from 7 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday, November 20, from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Francois d'Assise, 20 Fairmont Avenue, Ottawa at 11 a.m. A private interment will be held at Notre-Dame Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy memorial contributions to the l'Arche d'Ottawa, 11 Russland Avenue, Ottawa, ON K2G 2K2 would be appreciated by the family.
David Charles Bremner - 11/21/2002
R.C.A.P.C., WW II Public Service - Administrator Peacefully on November 18, Dave age 73 passed away in hospital with his loving family at his side. Cherished husband of Madeleine Page for almost 50 years. Loving father of Lorill, Susan, Francine (Collin). Proud grandfather of Tyler, Kyle in Nova Scotia and Sara and Jack in Calgary. He also leaves his brother Gordon (Anne). Predeceased by his parents, sister Ruth and daughter Anne. He was part of a big extended family with many sisters and brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews. Children were the twinkle in his eyes and he so enjoyed making wooden toys for the children he came to know. After his primary passion of woodworking came reading and classical music. Dave could not resist telling the newest joke or story to anyone who would listen. He was a generous contributor through his wooden creations to many fundraisers for many charitable organizations but especially to the Canadian Grandparents Rights Association. Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, the Diabetes Association and C.H.E.O. would be appreciated. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Friday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 153 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Saturday, November 23, 2002 at 11 a.m. followed by interment at Capital Memorial Gardens.
Mary Lillian Clarke - 11/16/2002
It is with regret and sadness that Margaret Clarke (nee Jennings) announces the death of Lillian Clarke. Born in Saint John NB, on the 29th of October 1904. She was the daughter of Ernest and Lillian Clarke. Predeceased by her three younger brothers Gerard (Wis), Wilfrid (Jean) and Father Ernest Clarke of St. F. X. University and her nephew Tom (Sheila) of Vancouver. She is survived by her nephew David (Joanne) and her niece Susan Clarke and her grand nephews Paul and Michael Clarke, Vancouver, Sean, Christian and Ryan Clarke, Ottawa and Jared and Nicholas Bland of Springfield, Illinois. She will be missed by Barbara Bergeron (nee Philips) of Ottawa and her many friends in the Alumni of The Convent of The Sacred Heart. A Memorial Mass will be held at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church on Saturday, November 23, 2002 at 11 a.m. Arrangements in care of The Memorial Funeral Home of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to The Villa Marguerite, 43 Bruyere St., Ottawa K1N 5C8 would be appreciated by the family. Special thanks to the staff at Villa Marguerite for their loving care and compassion.
Annie Coulombe - 11/21/2002
COULOMBE, Annie Born July 25th, 1960 passed away peacefully in Ottawa on Tuesday, November 19th, 2002. She leaves her mother Rita Coulombe-Habel, her brothers Pierre (Patricia), Jean (Francine) and Paul Coulombe, and her sisters Marie Fortier and Michele Redmond (David) and nephews and nieces, Mark, Stephen and Bethany Coulombe, Myreille and Benoit Besner, Patricia Coulombe, Marianne, Joel and Jeremie Fortier and Carine and Alex Redmond. A funeral mass will be held in Ottawa at Saint-Jean-Baptiste Church, 96 Empress, Saturday, November 23, 2002 at 2 p.m. Donations may be made to the Dominican University College Foundation, 96 Empress, Ottawa K1R 7G3. Funeral arrangements in care of the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway.
Bettina P. Cruikshank - 11/20/2002
Passed away peacefully in hospital on Monday, November 18, 2002. Predeceased by her husband Alex and her brother Ian, she will be lovingly remembered by her sister and brother-in-law Margaret and Reg Kay of Edmonton, Alberta; her sister-in-law Alberta Findlater of Bathurst, New Brunswick; her brother-in-law Bill Lougheed of Barrie, Ontario; her children and their spouses, Nancy and Richard Christie of Mountain, Ontario, Ian and Sheila Cruckshank of Powell River B.C., and Doug Cruckshank and Mona Hamill of Vancouver B.C.; her grandson Duncan Christie; and her many other family members and friends. The family will hold a private service of cremation and invite you to join them afterwards for tea to celebrate a life well lived, Friday, November 22, 2002 from 3-5pm at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road, Ottawa. If you would like to make a memorial donation, please consider the Arthritis Society, the Canadian Cancer Society or a gift of blood to the Canadian Blood Services.
Helen C. Denman - 11/16/2002
Following a lengthy illness passed away at the age of 83 years on November 15, 2002, survived by her loving husband Ken of 53 years marriage, and she will be remembered with love by their daughters Constance Denman of Ottawa, Barbara and her husband Daniel Provencher, and dear grandchildren Paul, Nicolas and Isabelle, all of Brampton, and her sister-in-law Jean Denman of Dorval. Helen was born in Winnipeg, nee Atkinson, and will be missed by her sister Marion Shields there and jointly by all the affectionate nephews, nieces and spouses including William and Linda Shields of Ottawa. Helen was for years with Air Canada in this country and New York City. She was an avid reader, enjoyed the company of discussion group friends and when in good health was active in the Jane Austen Society of North America. She took part with those in the St. Patrick's Home of Ottawa Seniors' Day Program, and the Ottawa Stroke Association luncheons and events. A private family Anglican funeral service was arranged. We thank our family physician Dr. Peter MacDonald for many years care. The family would be pleased if memorial donations are made to the Sisters of Charity of Ottawa St. Vincent's Hospital in appreciation of their staff's considerations.
Thomas Grant “Dan” Flanagan - 11/19/2002
Thomas Grant “Dan” Flanagan
Retired Ottawa Police Chief Suddenly in hospital on Monday, November 18, 2002 at age 74. Son of the late Thomas Vincent Flanagan and the late Mina (nee Spencer). Much loved husband and best friend of the late Alma (nee Morin). Father of Stephen (Nicole), Kurt (Linda), Patrick (Nicole), Michael (Donna-Marie) and Kelly-Ann (Raymond). Also survived by his grandchildren Kim, Kerri, Avery, Thomas, Chanelle, Amélie, Haleigh and Declan. Tom had a long and distinguished career with the Ottawa Police and an unwavering commitment to his community. He received the Queen’s Commendation for brave conduct in 1958, the Governor General’s Star of Courage in 1980 and in 1993 the Police Building was dedicated in his name. Tom was also Past President of the Law Amendments Committee for the Canadian Chiefs of Police, served as advisor to Beretta Corp. and was currently serving as a Member of the Military Police Complaints Commission. Tom “Dan” was dearly loved by his family and friends. His memory will be forever cherished in the hearts of all. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Thursday, November 21 from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Friday, November 22 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Basilica, 281 Nepean Street at Kent on Saturday, November 23, at 10 a.m. Reception to follow in the Parish Hall. Donations may be made to The Children’s Wish Foundation. We will all miss you Dad, as you and Mom join hands in your new journey
Dawna Lee Gordon - 11/23/2002
Peacefully in hospital at Perth-Andover, New Brunswick on Tuesday, October 29th, 2002 at the age of 65 years. Loving sister of Eugene Gregory (Charlene) of Bairdsville, New Brunswick. Dawna is sadly missed by many dear friends in Ottawa and area. She lived in Ottawa for many years working for the Bank of Nova Scotia, Main Branch Sparks St. Friends may attend a service of Remembrance at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Thursday, November 28th, 2002 at 7p.m.
Donald Hannant - 11/25/2002
Film Maker/Educator Don Hannant ended his life's adventure peacefully in Ottawa on Sunday November 24, 2002 at age 82. It was an adventure that lead him from Toronto to his home port of Bermuda, and from there, as a young bell boy, to New York and Havana. His first job set the tone for a life of voyages that took him to England and Granada Television; Toronto and the CBC; Ottawa and the Centennial Commission, and across Canada with Pierre Trudeau. He also worked in Africa, Austria, and the Middle East. The passionate life of his wife, Val lives on. Don leaves behind seven children, eleven grandchildren and a legacy of humour in all his family. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Tuesday, November 26th from 2 to 4 p.m. Private family service. In lieu of flowers, donations to Child and Youth Friendly Ottawa, 1 Nicholas Street, Ottawa, K1N 7B7 would be appreciated.