Eric Herman Albert Scheuneman - 03/11/2008
Eric Herman Albert Scheuneman
R.C.A.F. – retired
Federal Public Servant – retired
Peacefully at home on Monday, March 10, 2008 at the age of 89. Beloved husband of the late Isabel (nee Rondeau). Loving father of Eric, Marlene(Robert Swingle), Dennis(Diana Cameron), Arthur, Diane, and Penny Ann(Richard Cameron). Cherished Opa of Kevin, Tyla(Mike), Jennifer, Martha, Jessica(Kenta), Sara, Andrew, Jason(Sonya), Isabel and Maple. Adored Great Grandfather of Madison and Claire. Dear brother of Oscar(Elva) and Myra(the late Walter Witt). Predeceased by his siblings Garnet and Gertrude. Avid Sportsman , active volunteer and Charter Member of All Saints Lutheran Church. Friends are invited to visit at the West Chapel of Hulse,Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Thursday, March 13th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm and on Friday, March 14th from 11am to 12noon. Funeral Service will be held at All Saints Lutheran Church, 1061 Pinecrest Roadon Friday, March 14th at 1pm. Interment to take place in Pembroke in the Spring. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute would be appreciated. Dad was ” Always on the run!”
Gary Schlievert - 03/11/2008
Of Navan, Ontario
Peacefully at the Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre on Sunday, March 9, 2008 at the age of 64. Beloved husband of Rachelle Theriault. Loving father of Corine (Sylvain Arsenault) and Jeffrey. Cherished grandfather of Timothy-David, Magaly and Natasha. Survived by his brother Dave Given of Regina, and will be sadly missed by many family and friends. Friends are invited to visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road (at Aviation Parkway) on Saturday March 15 from 11 a.m. until Service time in the Chapel at 1 p.m. Reception to follow in the McGarry Family Reception Centre. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre (Palliative Care) would be appreciated by the family.
Harry Shiff - 03/05/2008
Peacefully at Hillel Lodge on Wednesday, March 5, 2008 at the age of 96. Beloved husband of the late Catherine. Loving father of Stanley(Linda) and the late Michael. Cherished grandfather of Dana and Jonathan. Predeceased by his siblings, Louis, Sam, Clara and Jennie. Brother-in-law of Lily Shiff. A graveside service will be held at Baron de Hirsch Cemetery, 5015 de la Savane, Montreal, QC on Thursday, March 6th at 3pm. Shiva will be held at Stanley and Linda’s home in Ottawa, starting Friday March 7 from 2 to 8pm. For those wishing, memorial donations to Hillel Lodge would be appreciated.
William Ross Sibbit - 03/14/2008
SIBBIT, William Ross Tunis Temple A.A.O.N.M.S. Scottish Rite Peacefully at the Ottawa Civic Hospital on Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Beloved husband of Charlene (Smart) for 51 years. Proud father of Susan Sibbit-Burke and Bill (Melinda). Cherished grandfather of Brendan, Victoria, Kathleen and Morgan. Brother of Marion Fleming of Toronto. Brother-in-law of Jocelyn Smart, of Thornbury. Son of the late Wilfred and Ann Sibbit of Winnipeg. Special thanks to all staff at St. Vincent Hospital. A Memorial Service will be held at Christ Church Cathedral, Sparks Street, Saturday, March 15th at 11 a.m. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to St. Vincent Hospital, The Ottawa Hospital Foundation - Civic Campus or to Christ Church Cathedral Restoration Fund.
Spencer Silverman - 03/11/2008
Peacefully on Monday, March 10, 2008at the age of 68. Beloved husband of Yvonne. Dear brother of Rhona(Sydney Abramowitz). Son of the late Joseph and Marion Silverman. Cherished uncle of Melissa(Leslie Housefather) and Adrienne(Taj Nahanni). Brother-in-law of Jean, Eddie and Pearl Patterson. Friends are invited to visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Friday, Ottawa on March 14th from 10am until service time in the Chapel at 11:30am. Memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. A thank you to all the staff at 5West and the Pain Management Team of the Ottawa General Hospital for their compassionate care.
Violet Simpson - 03/07/2008
Formerly of Chelsea, Quebec. Peacefully at the Glebe Centre, with her family by her side, at the age of 88 years. Daughter of the late Laura McCloskey and the late James Brownrigg of Alfred, ON. Predeceased by her husband Harvey Simpson and her son Ronnie (Donna). Beloved mother of Bernie (DeeDee), John and Judy. Loving Grandmother of Brendan and Rachel. Dear sister of Laurie Grace (the late Pat), Darcy Brownrigg and Noreen Brownrigg and predeceased by Emmett (Jeannine) and Carl. She will be missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. Special thanks to all her wonderful caregivers at the Glebe Centre. Family and friends are invited to visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, on Monday, March 10th, after 12 noon until time of service in the Chapel at 1 pm. Reception to follow. Private spring interment at St. Stephen’s Parish Cemetery, Chelsea, Quebec. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Glebe Centre or charity of choice appreciated.
E. Kathleen (Kay) Smith (nee Bennett) - 03/14/2008
Peacefully on Tuesday, March 11, 2008, in her 88th year, in the presence of the Lord with her family at her side. Beloved wife of the late George Graham Smith. Loving and devoted mother of Brenda and Paul (Cheryl). Predeceased by her parents Alpha and Nellie Bennett and brothers Hartney and Kenneth Bennett. Lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. Kay trained as a registered nurse during WWII in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia and Eastern U.S.A. Friends are invited to visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry Monday, March 17, 2008 after 11 a.m. until service time in the chapel at 2 p.m. Interment in the spring at Torbolton Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Lung Association or the charity of your choice would be appreciated. The family expresses its appreciation to the wonderful staff at Garden Terrace for their excellent care.
Dr. J. Danny Soini - Ph.D, D.D. - 03/09/2008
Dr. J. Danny Soini - Ph.D, D.D.
The family announces with sorrow his passing at the age of 52 years on Saturday, March 8th, 2008. Predeceased by his parents Florence (nee Paquette) former resident of Azilda. and Toivo Rikhard Soini formerly of Sudbury. Dearest brother of Allan Soini of Iroquois Falls, Norman Soini of Barrie, Shirley Ann Soini and Linda Soini both of Ottawa. Sadly missed by his very close friend Brendan Stackwood of Casselman and his dear friend of whom he thought of like a brother Amir Bader of Ottawa. He will be fondly remembered by many good friends as a loving, caring and generous man. Friends and family are invited to visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse Playfair and McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Thursday, March 13, 2008 from 10:00 a.m until 12:00 noon. Funeral service will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 13, 2008 in the St-Laurent Funeral Home Chapel. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to the Kidney Foundation of Canada or the charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated. To express online condolences or for further information please call 613-748-1200.
Dominique Taillon-Hanna - 03/10/2008
We are saddened to announce the sudden passing of Dominique, age 38, on Saturday, March 8, 2008 while surrounded by family and friends, Dominique passed away peacefully at the Civic campus. Loving wife and best friend of Darren Hanna, amazing and adored mother of Gabrielle and Jacob, precious daughter of Lise Poulin and the late André Taillon, sister of Denis Taillon (Cathy), daughter-in-law of Sophie Hanna. Dominique will be fondly remembered and deeply missed by family, friends and colleagues. Family and friends are invited to visit at the St.Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road, (at Aviation Parkway) on Wednesday, March 12th, from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral mass will be held at Ste.Genevieve Roman Catholic Church, 825 Canterbury Avenue on Thursday, March 13th at 11:00 am. Special thanks to ICU staff, family and friends, and especially Darren’s colleagues from the Fire Service. Given Dominique’s love for animals, in lieu of flowers, donations to the Humane Society will be greatly appreciated. For messages or condolences www.mcgarryfamily
The Reverend Canon Wayne Gordon Thomas - 02/22/2008
The Reverend Canon Wayne Gordon Thomas
The Reverend Canon, Retired
“Rest eternal grant unto him, O Lord: and may light perpetual shine upon him”
It is with sorrow, sadness and great faith in the promise of eternal life that Wayne’s family announces his death on Thursday, February 21, 2008. Wayne is the son of Thelma and the late Walter Thomas of Bells Corners. He is the devoted husband of Daphne, his soul-mate for 39 years of marriage. A loving father and mentor to daughter Kim of Ottawa and son Gordon (Loretta) of Cornwall. Proud grandfather of grand-daughter Makenna. Wayne loved God’s people and God’s creation. Ordained a priest in 1976, he served in Ministry with God’s people in the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa. Prior to Ordination, he served in The Anglican Church Army as Social Worker and Chaplain to the Mission to Seaman. During his battle with cancer, Wayne was supported by many people in his extended Christian family. To them, we say thank-you for your love, prayers and practicial support. You indeed have been a blessing to us. Friends and family are invited to visit to share memories and renew friendships at St. Luke’s Anglican Church, 760 Somerset Steet, West on Sunday, February 24 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. A service of thanksgiving and celebration of Wayne’s life will be held on Monday, February 25 at 2 p.m. at St. Luke’s Anglican Church. Cremation, followed by interment at a later date. If it is your wish to make a contribution to a charity in Wayne’s memory, the family asks you to consider St. Luke’s Lunch Club and Drop-in Centre, 760 Somerset St. West, Ottawa, ON K1R 6P9. For information visit www.stlukesottawa.ca or phone 613-235-3416.
"In as much as you have done it to the least of these brother and sisters, you have done it unto me.”