Freida M. (nee Boyd) Dillabough - 01/26/2004
Peacefully on January 24, 2004 in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late Ralph. Cherished mother and dear friend of Margaret Jane Lilly. Devoted grandmother of Christopher (Amy Haggerty) and Michael. Predeceased by her parents Russell and Florence (Craig) Boyd, her sister Lois (Donald Morrow) and survived by her brothers Lloyd (the late Eleanor) and Harold (the late Phyllis). She was a Charter member of Kingsway United Church, a member of the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club and Red Hat Society. Freida devoted many years to volunteer work with her church, the Cancer Society, Civic Hospital and Girl Guides of Canada. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Friday, January 30, 2004 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday at 1pm. For those who wish donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation or the Hospice at May Court would be appreciated.
Ted Everatt - 01/28/2004
RCAF Retired On Saturday, January 24, 2004 age 73 years. Former husband of the late Mildred. Father of John (Cathy), Edward (Kim), Laura, Brian and Clifford. Grandfather of 5 and great-grandfather of 2. Close friend of Eunice. Brother of Florence. Private family service.
Ernest Evraire - 02/02/2004
Peacefully, in hospital, on February 1, 2004, Ernie passed away at the age of 92. Beloved husband, for 55 years, of the late Fernande (Vachon); loving father of Richard, LGen (ret'd) (Thérèse Valiquette) of Ottawa, Nicky Nash (late Phil) of Gatineau, and Paul, Q.C., of Toronto; very dear and special friend of Lois Steen; loved Grampy of Carrie (Bruce Snider), Laurie (Mark Poulin), and Tim Nash; great grandfather of Gregory, Emma, Jacob, Maxwell, Joey and Grace; predeceased by his son, Roger and brother Bill; he is survived by his sister Estelle Ellis, Niagara Falls, N.Y., and Frank Evraire of Ottawa. There will be no visitation. Friends may offer their condolences to the family beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 10, 2004, at Notre-Dame Cathedral at 10:30 a.m., followed by a reception at the Cathedral. Donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Wesley Thomson Foster - 01/31/2004
July 14, 1917 - January 31, 2004 Retired - RCAF and NRC Peacefully in hospital. Beloved husband of Audrey (Miller). Dear father of Joan (Jonathon Jones) and Barbara (Cameron Jeffrey) of Ottawa and Bette (Ken Blake) of Thunder Bay. Loving grandfather of Mandy, Tammy and Heather Blake, Thunder Bay and Andrew and Nicole Jeffrey, Ottawa. Dear brother of Bob (Ottawa). Brother-in-law of Rhoda Law (Ottawa), Ruth Morris (Windsor) and Kathleen Slane (Columbia, MO). Predeceased by cherished daughter Patricia and brothers Jack and Adam. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, February 4th at 1:30 p.m. at Rideau Park United Church, 2203 Alta Vista Drive. In lieu of flowers, donations to Rideau Park Foundation or the charity of your choice.
Gordon Froman - 02/03/2004
Peacefully at home on Sunday, February 1, 2004 in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Helen. Loving father of Ruth (Darrell Sherman) of Toronto, and Daniel of Ottawa. Cherished Zaidie of Avital, Yonatan, David and Sara. Dear brother of Harry ( Esther) Froman. Uncle Gordy will be sadly missed by his many nieces , nephews and friends. A Funeral Service will be held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, 1771 Cuba Avenue, Ottawa, on Tuesday, February 3, 2004 at 11 a.m. Interment Jewish Community Cemetery, Bank Street, Ottawa. Shiva to be observed at 464 Thessaly Circle. those wishing may make donations to the charity of their choice.
Georgie P. Green - 01/30/2004
In hospital in Ottawa, on Friday, January 30, 2004. Daughter of the late Menzies and Gertrude Green. Dear sister of Gladys Irving and the late Elsie McCavour, Muriel Green and Kenneth Green. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Ave. at Richmond Rd., Ottawa on Wednesday, February 4, 2004 after 1 p.m. until Service Time in the Chapel at 2 p.m. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery.
Willis J. Hadley - 02/06/2004
On Tuesday February 3, 2004 in his 81st year. Beloved husband of Connie. Predeceased by Jean (Grant) Hadley. Dear father of Danny(Annie), Peter(Deb) and Timothy(Laurie). Stepfather of Karen(Claude), Kathy(Maurice), Kristine(Norman) and Kim(Joey). Brother of Harvey(Betty), Douglas(Marion), Raymond and Gladys(Robert). Loving grandfather of 17 grandchildren. A Past Master and Life Member of Hemmingford Masonic Lodge #72, G.R.Q., Past President of Royal Canadian Legion #11 and Member of Orleans Legion #632. No visitation by request. A celebration of Willis' life will be held at St. Aidan's Anglican Church, 955 Wingate Dr. Ottawa,On K1G 1S9(parking off Hamlet)on Saturday,February 14, 2004 at 11 a.m. Arrangements in care of the Memorial Funeral Home of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 584 Somerset Street West, Ottawa. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hospice at May Court,114 Cameron Ave Ottawa, On K1S 0X1. A special thanks to Dr. Louise Coulombe, the VON and the Hospice at May Court.
Marjorie Hewitt (nee Banner) - 02/03/2004
Suddenly at Extendicare/Starwood on Monday, January 26, 2004, Marjorie Wallace Hewitt, age 95. Beloved wife of the late Harold Hewitt and loving mother of the late David and the late Ted. Dear mother-in-law of Marlene Hewitt and May Hewitt. Cherished grandmother of Michael (Tanya), Greg and Laura. Loving great grandmother of Ashley and Lauren. Dear aunt of Gerald Buchanan (Susan). Predeceased by 4 sisters and one brother. Special thanks to the caring staff of 1 North at Starwood. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Tuesday, February 3, 2004 from 1pm until time of the memorial service in the Chapel at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Family Support Group Extendicare/Starwood (114 Starwood Road, Nepean, K2G 3N5), The Ottawa Humane Society, or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Shelley Higgins - 01/29/2004
Unexpectedly on Friday, January 23, 2004, aged 52 years, leaving in deep mourning her two children, Isa and Stephane Côté and their father Benoit, her parents Shirley and Howard Higgins, her sister and two brothers and their families (Heidi, Joe, Avalon, Avonlea, Paris-Rose, Jon and Anisa, Tad, Steve, Christina, Joel and Matthew): longtime friends Charlotte and Val Robson, Alison and Kendra Atkins, Chris Rogers and Charlie Laughlin, many friends and colleagues at Colonel By Seniors Residence and the crew at the Barley Mow. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Monday, February 2, 2004 after 12noon until service time at 2pm. Reception to follow at the Barley Mow Pub, 1060 Bank Street. In lieu of flowers, donations to Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind, 4120 Rideau Valley Drive, Ottawa, ON K4M 1A3 would be appreciated.
Gerry Hilliard - 02/05/2004
Peacefully on February 4, 2004 at the age of 60. Survived by his brother Robin. Gerry will be fondly remembered by all his friends at O.C.A.P.D.D., Loeb Centre and the Edgewood Care Centre. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Sunday, February 8, 2004 from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held at Edgewood Care Centre, 399 North River Road on Monday, February 9 at 10 a.m. Special thanks to the staff of the 5th and 6th floor of the Ottawa Hospital General Campus. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Harold C. Hovey - 02/05/2004
WWII Veteran Life Member Manotick Legion Br. 314 Charter Member Trinity United Church Member Of L.O.L for 55 years Passed away peacefully at West End Villa on Monday, February 2, 2004 in his 87th year. Beloved husband of Viola (nee Long). Dear father of Richard (Angela), Ronald (Dawn) and Karen (Ken MacKay). Proud grandfather of several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Predeceased by parents William Hovey and Mabel Taylor of Osgoode and his brother Clarence (Chuck) of Niagara Falls. Survived by sister Alice Cassidy and brothers Harry (Evelyn) and Arnold (Hazel) all of Ottawa and sister-in-law Jennie of Niagara Falls. At Harold's request there will be no visitation. Cremation will be followed by a private burial at Merivale Cemetery. Friends may attend a Memorial Service at Trinity United Church, 1099 Maitland Avenue on Friday, February 6 at 11am. In his memory, donations may be made to Trintiy United Church or to the charity of choice. Arrangements by the Memorial Funeral Home of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.