Volume 12 Week 5

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Obituaries

Jacques Schnob

Passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2015 at the age of 80. Beloved husband of 60 years to Julienne Schnob (nee Bergeron). Loving father of Daniel (Rhonda), Jean (Reina) and Carole (Luc Laplante). Cherished grandfather of Serge, Marc, Nicolas, Michelle, Martin, Alexandre, Patrick, France and Mélissa and great-grandfather of Tomoki and Annaliese. He will be sadly missed by his siblings : Suzette (the late Laurier) and Jean-Pierre (Rollande), as well as his sisters-in-law and many nephews, nieces and friends. Predeceased by his daughter Sylvie, and his siblings André, Yvette, Gertrude and Thérèse. Read more

 


Claire Bettles
(née Trépanier)

Passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the age of 77. Loving mother of Paul, Stephen and Karen. Grandmother of Cassandra, Evan, Jeffrey and great-grandmother of Marissa. She will be sadly missed by her brother Michael, as well as many extended family members and friends. Claire loved to travel and had visited many places in the world. She loved gardening and was a firm believer in God. She was a special and beautiful lady and her daughter’s best friend. Read more

 


Jacqueline Dion
(née Monette)

It is with sadness that the Dion family announces the passing of Jacqueline Dion, peacefully on March 17, 2015 at the age of 80. Predeceased by her husband Marcel Dion and her daughter Micheline (Paul Lemieux). Loving mother of Richard (the late Lise), Raymond (Rhonda), Lucie, Daniel (Sylvie), Ginette (Andrew), Joanne (Lee), Sylvie, Christine and Chantal (Al). Cherished grandmother of 21 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She will be sadly missed by her sister Thérèse Monette, as well as many sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by her brother Rodolphe and her sister Madeleine.Read more

 


Sylvie Fortin
(née Charrier)

It is with great sadness that the Fortin family announce the passing of Sylvie Fortin née Charrier, March 16, 2015 at the age of 45, after a long battle with cancer. Beloved wife of Michel Fortin. Proud mother of Celeste, Paige, and Tyler, and equally loved by their spouses. Proud grandmother of Parker and stepmother to Megan. Devoted daughter of Jeannine MacVicar (Laprise). Dear sister of Louis Charrier. She will be sadly missed by her many cousins and their families, friends, and clients. Read more

 


Lillian Arthur
(née Smith)

Danced into the arms of her Creator, peacefully, on Sunday, March 15, 2015 at the age of 81. Loving mother of the late William (Bill) James Arthur, the late Ronald David Arthur (Yvette Perron), Nancy Ann Best (Reginald Best) and Jane Marie Kavanaugh. Cherished grandmother of 7 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of the late Rose Hart. Lillian was held in deep respect and admiration by her friends in the dancing community. Read more

 


Marcel Bédard

Est décédé le samedi 14 mars 2015 à l’âge de 83 ans. Il laisse dans le deuil sa compagne Josette Robert ; son frère Gilles ; plusieurs neveux et nièces, ainsi que les enfants de sa compagne, Benoit, Jean-Christophe, Magali et leurs enfants. Il fut prédécédé par sa sœur Pierrette et ses frères Lucien (Marthe), Fernand (Madeleine), Gaston (Jeannine), Charles-Auguste et Jean-Marc. Read more

 


Jean-Claude Lam Yik Shing

Est décédé paisiblement le samedi 7 Mars, 2014 entouré de sa famille à l'hôpital Elizabeth Bruyère, après une lutte courageuse contre le cancer. Il est né le 7 janvier 1943 à l'île Maurice. Jean-Claude est survécu par son épouse Kate, ses enfants Jean-Pierre (Shirley), Nathalie (Edgar Lamberty) et Jean-Paul (Emmanuelle Piérard). Il manquera énormément à ses petits-enfants Patrice, Jordan, Cédric, Jason, Anaïs, Justin, Thomas et Oliver. Jean-Claude manquera beaucoup à sa famille à l'île Maurice et dans le monde, ses frères et sœurs, sa belle-mère, ses beaux frères et belles sœurs et ses nombreux neveux et nièces. Read more

 


Hélène Deschambault
(née Gauthier)

Est décédée paisiblement le samedi 7 mars 2015 à l’âge de 82 ans. Elle était l’épouse bien-aimée de Jean-Louis Deschambault. Elle laisse dans le deuil ses soeurs : Denise (André Macra), Louise (Gérard Lacroix) et Madeleine (Davis Rice), ainsi que plusieurs beaux-frères, belles-sœurs, neveux et nièces. Elle fut prédécédée par ses sœurs : Juliette (Arthur Sicard), Rita, Odette et ses frères : Gaston (Denise Jobin), Jean-Pierre (Priscille Brisson), Albert et Jacques (Pierrette Lafond). Read more

 


Cathy Hyun Kim

Cathy Hyun Kim, age 41 passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at the Ottawa General Hospital. Cathy was born in Kimchun, South Korea to Jaehoo Kim and Songja Lee. In 1998 she and Phong Ta married and together they have three beautiful sons: Robert Yushin, Liem Yusung, and Vinh Yujean. In addition to her husband, sons, and mother, she is survived by her sister MyungSeon, and brothers Suwoong, and ChangHyung. Cathy will always be remembered as kind and giving, with a joy for living and a strong spirit. She gave her all and her wonderful smile and gentle soul will be sadly missed by all. Her family would like to give special thanks to the many wonderful caring people who helped Cathy while she was in hospital or at home. Read more

 


Gérald Belair

Est décédé paisiblement le dimanche 1 mars 2015 à l’âge de 84 ans. Il était l’époux bien-aimé de Yvonne (née Lortie) Il était le cher père de : Daniel (Mireille), Richard, Yvon (Rachel), André (Ginette), Pauline (Rhéal) et le grand-papa adoré de 10 petits-enfants et 10 arrière-petits-enfants. Il laisse dans le deuil ses frères : Maurice et Roger, ainsi que plusieurs beaux-frères, belles-soeurs, neveux, nièces, et ami(e)s. Il fut prédécédé par son frère Gordon et sa soeur Joan. Read more

 


Henri-Paul Fortier

(CD - WWII) Passed away in Ottawa on March 1, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Lucette St-Pierre (November 2006). Dear father of Yves (Diane Parenteau), Francine Fortier-Théberge (Richard), Lyne Fortier-Lalonde (Marc). Cherished grand-papa of Mathieu Théberge (deceased), Benoît Théberge (Anne Racine) and Francis Fortier-Théberge (Kelly Henderson). Treasured great-grand-father of Byrk Timeyoshi Fortier and Corlen Henry Fortier. Brother of Marie-Hélène (Montréal), Louis-Philippe (Victoria, B.C.), Pierre-Joachim (Lafayette, LA, USA), Sister Marie-Pauline Fortier, sco (Ottawa). Predeceased by 5 brothers. Read more

 


Éric Desjardins

Born October 6, 1976, left us on February 25, 2015 from a tragic accident. He will be sadly and forever missed by his wife Tina, his three children Tommy, Emily and Jamie, his parents Rolly and Jean, sister Bridgette Jacques (Corey) and his four nephews. There will be a Memorial Visitation Saturday, March 7 at 1:00 p.m., followed by a Memorial Service at 2:00 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 2871 St. Joseph Blvd., Orleans. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the OPP Youth Foundation. Read more

 


Richard Sabourin

Passed away on Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at the age of 61. He is survived by his children : Natalie (Anthony Hocking), Christine (Brad Amell), Justin (Meghan) and their mother Janette (Ben Koop). He is also survived by his grandchildren : Gabriel, Brayden, Lyrael and Hunter ; his brother André, as well as many friends and colleagues. Read more

 

 


Alda Franche
(née Faubert)

Passed away peacefully, on Monday, February 23, 2015 at the age of 96. Predeceased by her beloved husband Lucien Franche and her daughter Pauline. Loving mother of Jean Yves (Suzanne Jolicoeur) and Raymond (Margaret Oliver). Cherished grandmother of Marc (Lisa), Gilles (Paula), Josée (Dale), David, Amanda and great-grandmother of Matthieu, Sydnée, Chloé, Luc and Sophie. Funeral Mass will be held at Saint-Joseph Church, 2757 St. Joseph Blvd., Orléans, on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 11 a.m. Read more

 


Raymond Boisvert

Of Rockland, previously from Orléans, passed away peacefully, on Saturday February 21, 2015 at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Jeannine Saumur. Loving father of Pierre (Lynne), Aline, Pierrette, Claire, Daniel, Jacques (Shelly), André, Gérald (Lise), Bernard, Michelle (Robert Lemay), Jean (Natalie). Dear grandfather to 22 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. He is survived by his brothers Reggie and Richard. He will also be missed by many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Read more

 


Maj. (ret'd) George Ross Harper

Peacefully at the Perley Rideau veterans home in his 79th year, Feb. 19th, 2015. Loved husband of Azul, loving father of Stephen, Jamie (Helene). Predeceased by his son Kevin. Loved grandfather of Jason (Julia), CJ (Loralea), Kevan (Tara), Alex (Melissa) and Zachary. Step-grandfather to Stephane and Mathieu. Great grandfather of Azul, Jordy, Abigael, Caroline. Adopted great grandfather of Oren, Xavier, Kaden and Bailey. Survived by brothers Scott (Patricia), Robert (Chrystal) and three sisters, Shirley (John), Marilyn and Ruthann. Read more

 


Angeline Décosse
(née Chicoine)

Passed away peacefully at Ottawa General Hospital on February 15, 2015 surrounded by family. Angeline was well known for her love of life and her family, her strong will, her generosity and her devotion. Angeline was predeceased by her husband Aimé, and her parents Albany and Gertrude Chicoine. Angeline was an incredible mother to her son Michel. She is survived by her sisters, Diane Gervais (Gilles), Thérèse Laframboise (the late Gerry) and Lisa St-Martin (Pierre), brothers Dan (Barbara), Edouard (Gaye) and is predeceased by her brother Richard (Phyllis). Read more

 


Mary Galarneau
(née Fatigati)

Passed away peacefully, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s, on February 13, 2015 at the age of 85. She was renowned by multiple generations for her kindness, generosity and wisdom. She cared for family and friends and many others who knew not that Mae was their benefactor. She is survived by her loving brother Bernard (Lorraine). She is predeceased by her parents William and Rita (nee Kenny) and her siblings, Gerald Evelyn (McDonald), Francis, Robert and Clare (McCambridge). Read more

 


Emma Ferraro
(née Fatigati)

Of Ottawa, passed away on February 10, 2015, at the age of 86. Emma was born in Futani in the province of Salerno, Italy to Giuseppa and Vincenzo Fatigati on July 10, 1928. She is predeceased by her beloved husband Biagio, her sister Pietra and her brother Giuseppe. She is survived by her brother Antonio (Angela) of Sydney, Australia ; sons Pasquale (Dora) and Vincent (Laurie) ; grandchildren Chris (Chantal), Justin (Annamaria), Melissa (Chrystian), Matthew and Emily ; great-grandchildren Micah, Alyssa, Matteo and Brayden. Read more

 


Alexander Gordon Carrington Smith

"Gord" left us peacefully after a well-fought battle with brain cancer. He was the beloved husband of Wendy (nee Kaizer), and loving and devoted father to Tyler and Sydney. He will be dearly missed by his parents Harky and Lee Smith of Ottawa, and his brother Chris (Lydia) of Halifax. Special son-in-law of Ray and Nancy Kaizer of Ottawa, and brother-in-law of Jeff Kaizer (Lisa) of Orlando. Dear uncle to William and Maggie Smith and Austin and Lexi Kaizer, and fondly remembered by his aunts, uncles and cousins. Gordo’s Army is huge – he touched so many with his positive attitude, humour, energy, and zest for life; and he consistently reminded us of the value of family, friends and faith. Thank you to the amazing team of health care professionals who cared for Gord, particularly Dr. Garth Nicholas. Family and friends may pay respects on Thursday, February 12, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m at Kelly Funeral Home on St. Joseph Blvd.

Additional visitation on Friday February 13, 2015 after 1 p.m at Maclaren Hall, Ashbury College, 362 Mariposa Avenue, Ottawa followed by a Service in Memory of Gord at 2 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre, Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada or St. Helen’s Anglican Church would be appreciated.

 


Georgette Ayotte
(née Bélanger)

Passed away peacefully on Monday, February 2, 2015 at the age of 91. Beloved wife of the late Fernand Ayotte. Loving mother of Nicole Lortie (the late Robert), Richard (Mary-Ellen Paul), Claude (the late Hélène Bérard), Claudette (Gilles Boudrias), Roger (Phyllis Blais), Guy (Suzanne Longval), Lisette (Raymond Séguin), Denis (Claire Charbonneau), Jacqueline (Marc Jolicoeur) and predeceased by Lise and Robert. She will be sadly missed by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The Ayotte family would like to thank the staff of the St-Jacques Nursing Home in Embrun for their exceptional care and compassion. Read more


Donat Champagne

Passed away peacefully at the age of 94, just shy of his 95th birthday. Beloved husband of the late Aline (nee Marleau). Loving father of the late Françoise (Jack Riddell), Jean-Claude, Marcel (Lorraine Villeneuve), Gisèle, Lise (Jean-Marc Dubuc), Carole (Laurent Charbonneau), the late Aline and Guy (Dianne McFall). He will be sadly missed by his 14 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, as well as many extended family members and friends. We will all dearly miss him. The Champagne family would like to thank the nursing team and health care providers on the 5th floor at the Centre d’accueil Champlain Nursing Home for their exceptional care given to Donat Champagne during his stay there. Read more


Phyllis Rodrigue
(née Kane)

Peacefully at home on Monday, January 26, 2015 at the age of 66. Predeceased by her husband Philip Rodrigue. Loving mother of Amrit Gunhouse, Cheryl Gunhouse (Phil Bedard) and Maureen Gunhouse (Joe Hawkins). Amazing G-Ma to Tora Bedard, Owen Hawkins and Aben Gibbs-Hawkins. Predeceased by Rene Jr. Bedard. A special thank-you to Dr Louise Coulombe, RN Audrey Thompson and the CCAC for their support and care. Read more


Kazimierz Kaminski

Passed away peacefully surrounded by family, on Sunday, January 25, 2015 at the age of 67. Beloved husband of Elzbieta Kaminska. Loved father of Piotr Kaminski (Kate Liu) and Malgorzata Kaminska (Richard Franke). Cherished grandfather of Olive Yuqing Kaminska. Dear brother of Andrzej Kaminski (Maria Jolanta Kaminska), and Stanislaw Kaminski (Grazyna Kaminska). Kazimierz will also be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Read more


Thérèse Fauvel

Décédée le vendredi 23 janvier 2015 à l’âge de 91 ans. Elle laisse dans le deuil plusieurs neveux et nièces et leurs familles. En sa mémoire, une messe sera célébrée à l’Église Sainte-Marie d’Orléans à une date ultérieure. Les messages de condoléances peuvent être faits sur le site : www.heritagefh.ca.


Yolande Leury
(née Jacques)

Est décédée paisiblement le 19 janvier 2015 à l’âge de 82 ans. Elle était l’épouse bien-aimée de feu Jean Leury. Elle laisse dans le deuil ses enfants : Jacques (Brenda), Danielle (Lu), Lise (Mike), Gilles (Cathy) et Alain; ses petits-enfants : Renée, Lynne, Chantal, Kane, Michelle, Christopher, Andrée, Noah et Quin; ses arrières-petits-enfants : Gabriel, Aliya, Griffin, Landon, Lilliah, Jackson, Liviane, et Sébastien. Prédécédée par sa sœur Denise et ses frères : Bernard, Guy et Robert. Elle laisse également plusieurs beaux-frères, belles-sœurs, neveux, nièces, cousins, cousines et amis. Contiinué


Raymond Bessette

Passed away peacefully surrounded by family after a short but well fought battle, on Monday, January 19, 2015 at the age of 58. Beloved father of Chantale (Erik Van Dijk) and Jean-Francois (Sophie Besette). Cherished grandfather of Alexie, Sébastien and Amélia. Dear brother of Guy (Johanne Cyr), Suzanne (Pascal Dumas) and Hélène (Marc-André Bourgeois). Raymond will also be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and colleagues. Read more

 


Michael Crocker

Passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at the age of 61. Beloved husband of Nicole Houle. Loving father of Kenneth (Mike), Matthew and step-father of Todd Regalbuto, Tawnya (Jim Dorans) and Trina (Bob Croteau). Cherished grandfather of Wyatt and Jaxon. He will be sadly missed by his father Kenneth (the late Joan Boudreau) ; his siblings Wane (Ellen Kennedy) and Joanne (Perry Christadler) ; his step-sisters Tracy (Markell) and Jennifer Billings, as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. Predeceased by his step-mother Sue Bilmor. Read more


Robert Leduc

With family at his side on January 13th 2015 at age 77. Loving and devoted husband of 54 years to Lucille (Riopelle). Cherished father of Guy (Chantal Lupien), Sylvie, Jacques (Danielle Vinette), Céline (Michael Howard), Nathalie (Sean Cale) and Anne-Marie (Cheryl Carver). Adoring grand-papa to Marie-France Jeaurond, Sophie-Catherine Ménard (François), Amélie Leduc, Isabelle Jeaurond, Stéphanie Leduc, Alyson Cale, Zachary Cale, Éric Leduc, Maya Howard and Liam Leduc. Proud pépère to Maxime Ménard. Beloved brother of Raoul, Gérard, Élise, Gertrude, Jeannine and Georges. Predeceased by his parents Arpha Leduc and Hermina Fleury, brothers Aldéo and Omer and sisters Cécile, Ida, Rita, Noëlla, Colombe and Lucille. Robert will be fondly remembered by his brothers and sisters-in-law, his godchildren, his nieces, nephews and many dear friends and past colleagues. Read more

 


Roger Larabie

Passed away on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at the age of 77. Beloved husband of the late Gertrude (nee Mayer). Loving father of Liliane (Guy Sabourin), Jean (Angela), Denise, Denis (Line), Michel (Karen), Marc (Shannon), Debbie (Jean-Claude Guindon), Cherished grandfather of Andrea (Marco), Philippe, Mathew, Jacques, Andrew (Ashley), Caroline (Nathan), Christine, Alexandre (Katherine), Katie, Kyle, Jeffrey, Jeremy and Elizabeth. He will be sadly missed by his siblings Lucienne, Jean-Paul (Claudette), Carmen, Richard (Jeannine) and Charles, as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. Read more

 


Tara Leigh Penny

Passed away suddenly on Sunday, January 11, 2015 at the age of 33 years. Loving daughter of Len and Denise Goddard; Christine Penny and Doug Wright. Cherished sister of Courtney, Matthew, Paul, Ajay, Odessa, Todd, Alyssa, Harley and Julia. Tara's joyous spirit touched the lives of a large extended family who will love and remember always. Tara is also lovingly remembered by the support circle of her Sonshine family. Sincere thanks to Dr. Sherissa Microys and her team at the Ottawa Hospital Genral Campus I.C.U. for their care and compassion. Read more

 


NoŽlline Aubrey
(née Tardif)

Passed away peacefully, on January 7, 2015, at the age of 75. Beloved wife of Jean (John) Aubrey. Loving mother of Pierre Aubrey (Joanne Roy-Aubrey) and Nathalie Aubrey (Eddie Godin). Cherished grandmother of Alexandre and Daniel Aubrey. She will be sadly missed by her siblings : Andrée Tardif (Adrien Larabie), Marcelle Tardif and Bertrand Tardif (Dolorès Caron) ; her siblings-in-law Richard Aubrey (Claire) and Lucille Hurtubise (Fernand Hurtubise), as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by her siblings : Alberte Tardif, Rollande Tardif, Annette Tardif (Guy Pelletier) and Gérald Tardif, as well as her sister-in-law Paulette Aubrey. Sincere thanks to Dr. Pierre L’Heureux and his staff, Dr. Caroline Faught and her assistant Jenna Fourney and to the staff of the Ottawa Hospital General Campus for their great care and compassion. Read more

 


Michel Larmand

Passed away on Sunday, January 4, 2015 at the age of 71, with family by his side at the Ottawa Hospital (General Campus), after a very sudden diagnosis of cancer. Beloved husband of Carole (nee Gauthier). Proud and loving father of Danielle (Bret Vincent) and Pierre (Lisa McGovern). Cherished grandfather of Griffin, Emily, Roman and Aidan. He will be sadly missed by his sisters: Pierrette (the late Len Levesque), Claire (the late Manford Achtenberg), Lise (Roger Hudebine), Lorraine (Don Cappadocia) and Gisèle (Jim Manning). Loving son of the late Pierre and Antoinette Larmand and loving son-in-law of the late Jules and Bernice Gauthier. He will be missed by his sister-in-law Rochelle Burns (Ted), and his brother-in-law Ron Gauthier (Diane), as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. Read more

 


Hazel Matthews

Hazel Matthews of Navan, passed away peacefully with her family by her side in hospital on January 1, 2015, at the age of 88. Hazel was known for her quick wit and love of her family. Predeceased by her husband Richard (Dick) and infant son Colin and all of her 9 brothers and sisters in England. Dear mother of Margaret (Reg MacNeill), Henry (Lyse Lafrance), Cindy (Ricky Kraus), Pryscilla (Brian Bourgeois), Allan (Diane Lesway), Ivan (Kathy Anderson) and Doreen (Richard Lambert). Beloved grandmother of Heather, Cheryl, Emily, Tracy, Joey, Jeffrey, Brandon, Scott, Julie, Craig, Ashley, Amanda and Melissa. Great-grandmother of Brooke, Zackary, Chloe, Hailey, Nicholas, Alex, Melissa, Aleisha, Taylor, Elizabeth and Emmett. Read more

 


Colette Pagé
(née Séguin)

Passed away on December 26, 2014 at the age of 67. Predeceased by her parents Ernest Séguin and Marie-Rose Richer. Beloved wife of Maurice Pagé. Loving mother of Jean (Emmanuela Rémy), Martin (Anastasia Valentine) and Mélanie. Cherished grandmother of Mathieu, Alexandre, Anya, Chloë and Steven. She will be sadly missed by her sister Louiselle (Alvin Simpson), as well by many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. She was predeceased by her brothers Gaston (Denise St-Amour), Denis (Helga Heist), Réjean (Susan Pringle) and Robert. Special thank you to Dr. Louise Coulombe, Melina, Andrea, Rachel, Stacey and Marie-Thérèse for their compassion and great care to Colette. Read more

 


Sr Françoise McNicholl

Sr Françoise McNicoll (en religion : Françoise-Marie de Jésus), de la Congrégation des Filles de la Sagesse, est décédée à Ottawa, le dimanche 21 décembre 2014, à l’âge de 78 ans, dont 56 années de vie religieuse. Fille de feu Berthe Renaud et feu René McNicoll, précédée par son frère Pierre, elle laisse dans le deuil son frère Bernard (Luce Proulx) ainsi que des neveux et nièces. Enseignante dynamique et engagée tant au primaire à Azilda et à Field, qu’au secondaire à Ottawa, à l’Université St-Paul, au Collège des Dominicains à Ottawa et catéchète pour le diocèse d’Ottawa, elle a longtemps écrit pour Prions en Église et la revue Regard de foi. À l’image de la Sagesse incarnée, elle manifeste une grande tendresse envers tous. Elle garde en son cœur, comme Marie, toute personne qui croise son chemin. Read more

 


Sr Jeanne Dostaler

Sr Jeanne Dostaler (en religion : Alfred du Cœur de Jésus), de la Congrégation des Filles de la Sagesse, est décédée à Ottawa, le jeudi 18 décembre 2014, à l’âge de 99 ans, dont 79 années de vie religieuse. Née à Ottawa, elle était la fille de feu Blanche Dallaire et de feu Adéodat Dostaler. Alfred, Cécile, Paul, Yvette (Tassé) et Lucien l’ont précédée. Elle laisse dans le deuil René (Thérèse Charbonneau), Maurice, Lilianne, Aline (Larose) et Jacqueline (Laroche) ainsi que de nombreux neveux et nièces, dont Sr Denyse Dostaler, fdlS. Sr Jeanne enseigne et fait la couture pendant 29 ans à Ste-Agathe, Maine, É-U. Revenue au pays, elle rend de multiples services pour sa communauté religieuse, bien au-delà de l’âge de la retraite. Read more

 


Mildred Ross
(née Baxter

After a brief illness, at the age of 84, MILDRED JEAN ROSS (NEE BAXTER) went to be with the Lord on December 18th, 2014. Mildred was the beloved wife of the late Stanley Ross, loving sister of the Reverend Neil Baxter (Lise), proud aunt to Suzanne Clendinning (David), Lynn Baxter, Peter Baxter (Cheryl) and Mark Baxter (Manon) and dear great-aunt to her ten grand-nieces and grand-nephews. She will be dearly missed by her family, her many friends and her Church family. Mildred had been a faithful Volunteer at the Riverside Hospital in Ottawa for 29 years. Read more

 


Gérard Duquette

It is with sadness that the Duquette family announces the passing of Gérard Duquette in Ottawa, on December 16, 2014, at the age of 87 years. Beloved husband of Yvette (nee Lajeunesse). Loving father of Yves (Louise Éthier), Carole (Gary Montgomery), Jocelyne and Serge (Carole Courchesne). Cherished grandfather of Michèle (Kamy Morcos), Sylvie (Craig Buckley), Sonia, Benoit, Gabrielle, Frédérique, Shaina, Jasmine, Zachary, Noah, Mia and Eve. He will be sadly missed by his brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. Predeceased by his daughter Suzanne (Yvon Taillefer), his mother Eugénie Wolfe, his father Émile, his brother René, his sisters Simone (Horace Lafleur), Murielle (George Leroux), Liliane (Jacques Despault) and Rita. Read more

 


André Bolduc

It is with great sadness that we announce that André Bolduc passed away after his battle with cancer in Ottawa, Ontario. He leaves behind his loving wife of 49 years, Suzanne ; three children : Denis (Kelly), Christine (Yves), Stephane (Julie) and 8 grandchildren. He is survived by his brother Robert. He enjoyed golfing and was the President of the Hammond Golf and Country Club for many years. His career included that of Auditor General for the City of Edmonton and Director General Audit and Review Transport Canada. Predeceased by his parents Adelard and Mercedes, and his sister Claudette Lambert. Read more

 


Gary Corrigan

Gary passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, December 14, 2014, in the loving care of his family. Cherished husband of Maureen, and incredibly proud father of Kevin and Sharleen. His family meant everything to him and over the years he welcomed his daughter in law Judith St. Pierre, and his son in law Bill Blois into the fold. The arrival of his five adored grandchildren, Emily and Graeme Corrigan, and Erin, Rowan and Daniel Blois brought him tremendous joy. Gary’s parents, Arthur and Joan (Sharpe) Corrigan, predeceased him. He is survived by his only brother Robert (David Roop). He is also survived by his brother in law and sister in law, Richard and Martha Killoran, his two nephews, Michael and Christopher, and their families. Read more

 


Malcolm MacCrimmon

Passed away on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014 at the age of 92. Beloved husband of Joyce MacCrimmon (nee Nixon) for 47 years. Loving father of David (Tracy) and Nancy (Karl Carisse). Cherished grandfather of Cayla, Isabelle, Alexander and Noah. He will be sadly missed by his sister Margaret, as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. Malcolm was preceded by his parents, John F and Jessie, his brothers Markson, Alexander (Sandy), and sister Hilda. . Read more

 


Margaret Foreman
(née Russell)

Marg went to her heavenly home, Monday Nov. 24, following her second struggle with cancer. She is survived by Shane, her husband of 44 years, son Ryan and his wife Lisa, mother Jeane Russell (Napanee ON), sister Janet Russell (Victoria BC); predeceased by her father Bob and brother Edward. Marg taught primary grades in several Ottawa schools for over 30 years, influencing many young lives; loved life and doing things for others, her garden, cottage, her puppy Duffy and her MET church family. She was much loved and will be deeply missed by many including the extended Foreman and Fukumoto families. Read more

 


Rolande Cayer
(née Poirier)

Passed away on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Rolland Cayer. Loving mother of Michel (Betty Ann), Robert (Carole), François (the late Sandy), Sylvie and Christine. Cherished grandmother of Lynne, David, Blake and great-grandmother of Dylan and Jacob. She will be sadly missed by her brother and sister, as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. Read more

 


Aline Charbonneau
(née Lemay)

Passed away on Nov. 19, 2014, at the age of 89. Beloved wife of the late Gérard Charbonneau. Loving mother of Daniel (Gina Corvinelli), Lorraine (Marcel Tassé), Raymond (France Saumure), Sylvie, François and Benoit (Guylaine Rochette). She will be sadly missed by nine grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, her sisters Juliette Parent, Thérèse Lefebvre and Madeleine Rocque ; her brother Jean-Paul Lemay ; her sisters-in-law Claire Lemay, Henriette Lemay, Gilberte Fournier, Madeleine Gauthier, Thérèse Laporte and Suzanne Charbonneau ; her brother-in-law Roger Laporte, as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral Mass will be held at St-Joseph Church, 2757 St-Joseph Blvd., Orléans, on Monday, Nov. 24 at 11 a.m. Family members will be present as of 10:15 a.m. to receive condolences. Read more

 


Sr. Marthe Bossé

Sister Marthe Bossé of the Order of the Daughters of Wisdom (in religion: Marthe-Joseph) passed away Friday November 14, 2014, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 89, after 70 years of consecrated life. Born in Madawaska, Maine, she was the daughter of the late Déline Chassé and Joseph Bossé. She will be missed by her sisters and brothers: Thérèse (Bushway), Jeanne (Cyr), Joan (Oliveira) and Hervé as well as numerous nephews and nieces in Maine and Connecticut. She was predeceased by Blanche, Lilian, Adrien, Armand, Alphé, Lawrence, Valère, Wallace and Louis. The funeral service will be held in Ottawa on Thursday, April 16 , 2014. Read more

 


Lynn Boucher
(née Laperrière)

Passed away on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at the age of 58. Beloved wife of Normand Boucher. Loving mother of Natalie (Phil Rocque), Nicholas (Kelly Babchishin), Sophie and Mystelle. Cherished grandmother of Olivier and Maxime Rocque. She will be sadly missed by her siblings : Diane (the late Pierre Philbin), Michael (Roberta) and Sharon (Jack Tapscott), as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. Predeceased by her sister Betty Conrad. Read more

 


Fernand Rancourt

La famille Rancourt a le regret de vous annoncer le décès de M. Fernand Rancourt, décédé le 9 novembre 2014, à l’âge de 90 ans. Il était le fils de feu Philibert Rancourt et de feu Béatrice Bergeron. Il laisse dans le deuil son épouse bien aimée, Jacqueline Brunet ; ses enfants : Raymond (Lucie Payant), Alain (Joanne Rancourt) et Julie (Sylvain Coulombe) ; ses petits-enfants : Tania, Natasha, Samy, Nicolas, Claudie et Francis. Il laisse également son frère Noël (Agathe), ainsi que plusieurs neveux, nièces et amis. Il fut prédécédé par ses frères et sœurs : Rosaire (Jeanne), Gérard (Jeannette), Darcy (Madeleine), Jeanne (Jean), Thérèse (Peter) et Gertrude (Claude). Read more

 


Robert (Bob) Lebrun
Canadian Forces Master Warrant Officer (ret.)

We sadly announce Bob’s passing on November 4, 2014 after a short but courageous battle with cancer. He is survived by his beloved wife Brenda (Gordon), his Aunt Irene Nault, cousins Diane Boucher, Lorraine Laframbois (Jacques), Joanne Nault (Bill), sisters Catherine, Nicole (Yves), brothers Jean and David; and step mother Jean Cote; and many wonderful friends. Bob is pre-deceased by his mother Helene Irene Giroux, his father Earnest Lebrun, sister Helene Lebrun and sister Ginette Savoie. Read more

 


William Patrick Cunningham

(Retired Lt. Col, RCAF) – October 15, 1931 – October 26, 2014. Family and friends find comfort in fabulous memories, love and admiration for a great man whose life journey included devoted husband, father, brother and grandfather, RCAF fighter pilot, patriot, public servant, entrepreneur, skier, snowboard instructor, golfer. Survived by his dearly loved wife Marie (nee Demers). Loving father of Michael (deceased), Joseph, Janet Luloff (Terry) and Arthur Hinchliffe (Rita). Cherished brother of Colleen (deceased) and Michael (Fran). Treasured grandfather and mentor to Jason (Jessica) Hinchliffe, Matthew (Melodie) Metrycki, Heather and Hilary Rose, and Matthew, Victoria and Amy Luloff. He will be fondly remembered by his sister-in-law Rita Kiggins, nieces, nephews, great-grandchildren and RCAF friends and colleagues. Read more

 


Maurice Alarie

On Monday, September 1, 2014, the incomparable soul that was Maurice Henri Alarie was called Home at the age of 86, or 602 in dog years. Maurice had a life-long love affair with the television, coupled with deep affection for the outdoors, photography, classic literature, Gregorian chant, philosophy, history, football and golf, as well as fine wine and even finer food. We consider his admiration for Zamfir a glitch in the matrix. Following the completion of his BA and BLS at the University of Ottawa, Maurice earned his MLS from McGill before pursuing further studies at Columbia University (NY) in the Literature of Medicine, Science and Engineering. Read more

 


Evelyn Girard
(née Paintin)

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our loving mother on August 27, 2014 in her 92nd year. Evelyn was the beloved wife of the late Philippe Girard. Her family was her life and she will be fondly be remembered by her children Ann Spence (David), Tom (Jo-Anne), Jim (Colette), Linda Sarazin (late Henry) and Donna Bourgeois (late Armand). Also much loved grandmother of Kevin (Heather), Allan (Laurie), Kimberly, Amanda, Rachael (Joey), Adam, Nicholas (Kristene), Kristyn and predeceased grandson Alexander. Special great-grandmother to Dillen (Marissa), Jordan, Rebecca, Austin, Ty, Ben, Darwin and Huxley and great-great-grandmother to Savanah. She will be greatly missed by her Thursday lunch friends Ali, Dorothy, Verna, Dawna and Gwen, also all her friends at the Bearbrook Pioneer lunch. Read more

 


Robert (Bob) Morin

Passed away peacefully at Elisabeth-Bruyère on August 25, 2014 with family watching over him. He fought a stoic battle with dignity against serious illnesses over the last 20 years. He was a very brave man. Born to James and Nellie Morin (Ryan) on October 16, 1936. Beloved husband of 49 years to Lois Morin (Minogue). Loved Dad to Sheri Morin (Marcel Gauthier) and Rob (Cyndi Frendo). Proud Grampa of Russell and Rose Morin. Fondly remembered by his brothers and sisters Leonard (Maureen), Bernadette Neumann (late Ken), Mildred Edwards (late Myles), Catherine Armstrong (Jack) and Joan Smith. Predeceased by brothers Martin (Joy), Bernard (late Rita), Ronald (Doreen), Dorothy Harris (late Orville) and Grace MacEachern (Robert). Dear brother-in-law of Linda Tanner (Gerald), John Minogue (Frances) and late Norman Minogue (Diane). Read more

 


Samuel McCready

Passed away, on Saturday, August 16, 2014, at the age of 62. Son of Lillian and of the late John McCready, he was also predeceased by his grandson Kyle. Beloved partner of Diane Dagenais. Cherished father of Joshua (Stacey), Samantha (Soshannah) and the mother of his children Althea House. Loving grandfather of Kobii, Faith and Nash. Dear brother of Elenore Day (David), Beverly Agnew (Bob), David (Alice), Cathie and Allen. Sam will also be missed by many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Read more

 


Sr. Bibiane Mageau

Sr Bibiane Mageau (en religion Sr Ubald de Montfort) de la congrégation des Filles de la Sagesse, est décédée à Ottawa, le samedi 16 août 2014, à l’âge de 93 ans, dont 75 années de vie religieuse. Née à Field (Ontario), elle était la fille de feu Élise Major et feu Ubald Mageau. Elle laisse dans le deuil son frère Lucien et ses soeurs Monique et Marie-Paule ainsi que de nombreux neveux et nièces. Elle fut précédée par ses frères et soeurs : Bernard, André, Jacques, François et Marc. Sr Bibiane a travaillé durant quarante-huit ans au service des Pères Montfortains, soit à Papineauville, soit au Centre Marial de Montréal, soit à leur Maison provinciale. Read more

 


Thérèse Bélanger

C’est avec beaucoup de tristesse que nous vous annonçons le décès de Mme Thérèse Bélanger, décédée paisiblement le jeudi 14 août 2014, à l’âge de 99 ans. Elle fut l’épouse bien-aimée de feu Ubald Bélanger. Elle laisse dans le deuil ses enfants : Marcel (Claudette), Denise et Denis (Lucie) ; ses petits-enfants : Luc (Lyne), marc (Alexandra), Mathieu (Stéphanie), Anne et Marie ; ses arrière-petits-enfants : Carolyne, Nikolas, Katarina, Antoine et Rose-Marie ; son frère Roland (Yvette) ; sa belle-sœur Yvette (feu Paul-Émile), ainsi que plusieurs neveux et nièces, en particulier, Diane Kurs (Ken) et Robert Grison (Joan). Un service funéraire privé dans l’intimité de la famille immédiate a eu lieu. Les messages de condoléances peuvent être faits sur le site : www.heritagefh.ca.


Jacques Gagnon

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Sunday, August 10th, 2014 at the age of 81. Beloved husband of 54 years to Gisèle (nee Drolet). Loving father of Daniel (James), André (Adèle) and Julie (Sébastien). Cherished grandfather of Sasha. He will be sadly missed by his brother Louison (Albertine), his sister-in-law Jeannette, as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. Read more

 

 


Robert Morin

Passed away peacefully on Monday, August 4, 2014 at the age of 76. Beloved husband of the late Sheila Morin (nee Gorman). Loving father of Robin (Brenda), Melodee Morin and Natalie Fields. Dear step-father of Carolyn Daszczynski and Joey Swift. Cherished grandfather of Courtney, Joshua, Megan, Andrew, and Christopher. He will be sadly missed by his siblings Maureen Morin and Diane Mceachen (Brian), as well as many extended relatives and friends. Predeceased by his parents Wilfred and Viola Morin ; his brother Clifford (the late Norma) and his sister Gladys Walker (the late John). Read more


Raymond Desjardins

It is with deep sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Raymond Desjardins, on August 2nd, 2014 at the age of 79. Predeceased by his parents Alexandre Desjardins and Izala Lavigne and by the mother of his children Bernadette Renaud-Desjardins. Loving father of Nicole (Giuseppe), Sylvie (Ignazio), Jocelyne (Mike), Chantal (Yves) and Céline (Mahlon). Cherished grandfather of Alexandre (Chelsea), Sophie (Andrew), Sonia, Thomas, Stephen, Adam (Sophie), Patrick, Nathan, Mélanie (Don), Jonathan, Amanda, Wesley, great-grandfather of Aubrey, Mikaëlle and Elysia. Dear brother of Fernand (Huguette Morin), Yvon (Raymonde Brunet), Jean-Paul (Yvonne Desjardins) and Claire (the late Jean Martel). Predeceased by his brothers Albert (the late Laurence Denis), Lucien (the late Jacqueline Desmarais), Aimé (Jeanine Turpin) and his sisters Jeannette (Donat Dubois) and Lucille (the late Jean-Marie Larabie). He will also be missed by many nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. Read more


Thérèse Leroux
(née Laflamme)

Décédée le dimanche 27 juillet 2014 à l’âge de 87 ans. Ancienne enseignante à Sarsfield, épouse de Rodolphe Leroux, mère de Daniel, grand-maman de Roxanne, fille de feu Donat Laflamme et de feu Émilia Deschamps, sœur d’Horace (feu Noëlla) et Henri (Betty). Elle fut prédécédée par sa sœur Alda, son beau-frère Hermas Raymond, ainsi que ses frères : Paul, Fernand, Raoul, François. Elle laisse également plusieurs neveux, nièces et amis qu’elle affectionnait. Read more

 


Lucien Coté

La famille Côté a le grand regret de vous annoncer le décès de M. Lucien Côté. Décédé à l’hôpital Montfort d’Ottawa, le 17 juillet 2014, il laisse dans le deuil son épouse Annette Séguin, ses quatre enfants - Suzanne (Jean-Claude Lafontaine), Louise (Michel Limbos), Pierre (Jocelyne Auger), Jean (Lynne Lemaire) - et ses sept petits-enfants – Mélanie, Marc, Daniel, François, Zacharie, Mathieu et Liam. Read more

 

 


Claire Lanthier
(née Robertson)

Passed away on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at the age of 86 years. Beloved wife of 61 years to Robert Lanthier. Loving mother of Monique (Jean-Marc Roy). Cherished grandmother of Josée (Shawn Bayley), Michel (Nadia), Philippe and great-grandmother of Nicholas and Kaitlyn. She will be sadly missed by many nephews, nieces and friends. The family will receive relatives and friends at Heritage Funeral Home, 2871 St. Joseph Blvd., Orléans, on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. A memorial service will follow in the Heritage Chapel at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.heritagefh.ca. Read more

 


Richard Bertrand

Passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014 at the age of 65. Predeceased by his parents Roger and Jeannine Bertrand. Loving brother of Gisele Poirier (Jacques), Susan Crawford (David), Claudette Jakubinek (Klaus) and Julie Bertrand (Carrie). He will be sadly missed by many nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. The family will receive relatives and friends at Heritage Funeral Home, 2871 St. Joseph Blvd., Orléans, on Monday, July 28, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. A memorial service will follow in the Heritage Chapel at 12 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to CHEO would be appreciated. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.heritagefh.ca. Read more

 


Denise Séguin
(née Lacroix)

Est décédée paisiblement, le vendredi 11 juillet à l’âge de 74 ans. Prédécédée par ses parents Belly-Évangéliste Lacroix, Flossy Beauregard et sa sœur Bella Saumur. Épouse bien-aimée d’Ernest Séguin. Elle laisse dans le deuil ses enfants : Louise (Luc Bélisle), Carole et Marc (Catherine Christie), ses petits-enfants : Isabelle (Andy Derouchie) et Cédric, ses arrières petits-enfants; Owen et Alyssa ainsi que son frère Marcel Lacroix. Elle laisse également plusieurs beaux-frères, belles-sœurs, neveux, nièces et ami(e)s. La famille désire remercier le personnel de l’hôpital Général, CCAC et Hospice Care of Ottawa. Read more

 


John (Jean) Strong

Passed away on Sunday, July 6, 2014 at the age of 80. Loving father of Peter, Marc (Marie Rozon), Sylvie (Denis Girouard) and André. Cherished grandfather of Éric, Sébastien, Mélissa, Andréanne, Danic, Domynik and great-grandfather of Raphaël. He will be sadly missed by his brother Raymond (Ellen), as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. A Memorial Mass will be held at St-Joseph Church, 2757 St-Joseph Blvd., Orléans, on July 14, 2014 at 11 a.m. Family members will receive condolences as of 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Children’s Wish Foundation would be appreciated. Condolences may be made at: www.heritagefh.ca. Read more

 


Pierre Tabuteau

Le Salon funéraire Héritage annonce le décès de Monsieur Pierre Rousselin Tabuteau, survenu le samedi 5 juillet 2014, à l’âge de 89 ans. En cette pénible circonstance, le salon funéraire Héritage présentent leurs sympathies à son épouse Dihlia Sévère Tabuteau et famille, ses enfants : Gladysse Yolande, Jean Rony, Gertrude, Jean Raymond, Jean Mario, Louis Joseph, Yanick, Darline, Ernst, Nadine, Vladimir, Jean François et Stanley. Read more

 


Jacques Major

It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that I announce the passing of my loving spouse and cherished companion Jacques Major, age 72, in Ottawa, Ontario on June 20th, 2014 at Résidence St. Louis, Orléans, Ontario. Jacques was born on November 25, 1941 in Montréal, Québec and was predeceased by his parents Cécile Major (née Bonenfant) and Adolphe Major and his nephew Danny Hall. Jacques leaves to mourn his passing his partner of many years Pierrette Hébert, sisters Huguette Major and Ginette Major (Roger Nault), as well as his nephew Sébastien Carle (Tracey) and their children Gabrielle, Anderson Jacques and Sophia as well as his nephew Michael Hall and grand-niece Paige Hall. Read more

 


Jacqueline Filotas

Décédée le jeudi 19 juin 2014 à l’âge de 72 ans. Fille de feu Ronaldo Tremblay et de feu Rita Maillet Tremblay. Elle laisse dans le deuil ses enfants : Andrew et Mélanie (Frank) ; ses petits-enfants: Kyra et Riley Labonté ; ses frères et soeur : Louise (Maurice), Michel (Lorraine), Jean-Guy, Pierre (Verna) et Gerry (Diane), ainsi que plusieurs nièces, neveux et amis. Read more

 


Ghyslain Lalonde

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Ghyslain, after a courageous battle with Leukemia, on June 6, 2014, at the age of 43. Dear son of Gilles and Cécile Lalonde. Beloved husband and best friend of Penny “Cenne”. Cherished father and hero to his two beautiful daughters Payge and Jayme. Devoted brother of Martin (Tracy Killins) and Tanya (Sean Desjardins). Uncle of Jake, Chelsea, Stacey, Nicholas, Hannah, Kyle, Cody, Kayla, Frédérique, Alek, Tyler and Taylor. He will be missed by his mother-in-law Elora Sinclair (the late Colin), his brothers-in-law Blake (Karen), Cory (Kathy), his sister-in-law Jane Blinn (Paul) and by many uncles, aunts, cousins and friends. Read more

 


Robert Dussaiume

Passed away surrounded by his family on June 4, 2014, at the age of 62. Son of the late Léo Dussiaume and Marie-Paule Dussiaume (Roussel). Cherished brother of Hélène, Louise (Gérald Monette), André (Guylaine Langlais), and Joanne. Dear uncle of Marc Monette (Annick Faubert), Anne Monette and great uncle of Marika Monette. He is survived by his aunt Gloria Dallaire as well by many cousins and friends. He will be terribly missed by his two precious friends Laurent Bernard and Jocelyne Lafortune.. Read more

 


Ladislas Ozorka

Ladislas passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday May 10,2014. Born June 6, 1928 in Nove Zamky, Slovakia, he came to Canada in May 1951, married Therese Corriveau in 1955 and fathered eight children. He leaves behind to mourn him: his wife Therese, a daughter Suzanne (Guy Tombs), his sons: Pierre, Etienne (Cheri Mahovski), Paul (Rebecca-Han Schuang), Michel (Sandy Pastrick), Jean-Louis (Joanne Lefebvre) , Benoit, grand children: Simone, Stephanie, Angelica, Frederick, Nicholas, Jonathan, Mariah, Marie-Chantal, Juliette,Jessica, Adam, Jean-François, a great grand-daughter Christine, a sister Zuzanna ,her husband William Tarnok in Slovakia, many nieces and nephews in Slovakia and in Canada. Predeceased by his daughter Martine and a grand-son Michel Alain. Prayers and masses were his only desire. Read more

 


Gertrude Chicoine
(née Brazeau)

Born in New Liskeard, Ontario, May 6,1924. Passed away peacefully at Montfort Hospital on May 9, 2014 surrounded by family. Gertrude was well known for her love of life and her family, strong-will, generosity and devotion. Gertrude was an incredible mother to 7 children and a loyal and loving wife of 71 years to Albany (“Ben”) who passed away this past February. Loving mother of Angeline Decosse (Robert Caya), Diane Gervais (Gilles), Thérèse Laframboise (the late Gerry), Dan (Barbara Egli), Edouard (Gaye), Lisa St-Martin (Pierre) and predeceased by son Richard (Phyllis). Gertrude is survived by her sisters Irene, Simone and Bertha, her brother Marcel and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Read more

 


Diane Curley
(née Girouard)

Passed away, surrounded by her family, on Monday, May 5, 2014, at the age of 70. Beloved wife of Desmond Curley. Loving mother of Jeffrey (Scott) and Janice (Jean-François). Cherished “Mima” of Aidan. She will be sadly missed by her sister Elaine (Denis), as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by her siblings : Ken, Wayne and Sharon (Danny). Diane was dedicated to her community and to her church.She was a C.W.L. life member and the first president of the Divine Infant C.W.L. She loved to travel, have dinner parties and a house filled with family and friends. Read more

 


Alban St. Pierre

Of Orléans, formerly of Marionville, has left us peacefully for a better world, on April 28, 2014 at the age of 94. Alban was the beloved husband for 63 years of the late Anita Matte. He leaves his 5 children, 9 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild, Lise, Nicole, Gaëtan (Christiane Blais; Sophie), Michel (Sadiqua; Fatimah (Mustafa; Samir), Umar (Eman), Maryam (Yusif), Aeshah (Aamar), Soumayyah) and Guy (Sylvie Fortier; Xavier, Cédric, Tristan). He also leaves his brothers, Percy (Margaret Lovering), Rodolphe (Rita DesRosiers), Ovide (Cécile Bisson) as well as sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Maria (Houle) St-Pierre, Rachelle Grégoire and Richard Matte (Marie Bisson). Alban is predeceased by his parents, Victoria Boudreau and Hormidas St-Pierre, his sisters; Florence (Eli Gervais), Yvonne (Fraser Hogle), Mary (Gerry Polischuck), Cécile (Raymond Larocque), Marie-Jeanne (Georges Brûlé) his brother Laurent and brother-in-law Royal Grégoire. Read more

 


Lucille Hamilton
(née Madère)

Passed away on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at the age of 80. Predeceased by her parents Eugène Madère and Germaine McCraw. She will be sadly missed by her siblings : Jean-Guy, Jacqueline (Maurice Samson), René (the late Eleanor) and Francine Lachance (the late Jean-Guy Lafleur) ; her nieces and nephews : Louise, Diane, Monique, Richard, Mark, Dana and Maya as well as many friends. Read more

 


Isabella Sheila Beck
(née Ferguson)

Passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 16 4, 2014 at the age of 90. Beloved wife of the late Allan Beck. Loving mother of Allan (Carole) and Ian (Janice). Cherished grandmother of Jason (Shelley), Teresa (Seiji) and great-grandmother of Maya. A funeral service will be conducted at Orleans United Church, 1111 Orleans Blvd., in Orleans, Ontario at 2 PM on Saturday, May 3rd, 2014. Read more

 


Joyce Swanson
(née Taylor)

Joyce Swanson of Kapuskasing, Ontario died peacefully on April 21, 2014 at the age of 85 in Ottawa. Survived by her children Jude Rozak (Steven) and Debbie Symons (Stephen), a son Brian and 9 grandchildren. Predeceased by her husband Valde (1997) and son Bradley (2014). Funeral to be held at a later date in Kapuskasing, Ontario. In lieu of flowers donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation, Diabetes Association or the Humane Society gratefully accepted.

 


Jacqueline Simard
(née Simoneau)

It is with overwhelming sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Jacqueline on Sunday, April 20, 2014 at the age of 68. Beloved daughter of the late Henri and Flora Simoneau. Cherished and loving mother of Chantal (Roch Roy) and Stéphane (Patricia). Proud grandmother of Jonathan. She is survived by her spouse of 28 years Roland Coudriau, her sisters Lucille (Michel), Nicole (Jean-Pierre), Danielle (Carol), her brother Jean-Claude. Predeceased by her sister Carmen (the late Ronald). Read more

 


Raymond Bourque

Passed away on Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at home at the age of 83. Loving husband of 58 years to Elizabeth Ann (Pilon) Bourque. Dearly loved and cared for by his children Charles, Hélène and Marie Claude. Proud grandfather to Christine and François Bourque, Alexandre and Mathieu Poirier and Katherine and Elizabeth Lalonde. Fond father-in-law to France (Laliberté) Bourque and Bernard Lalonde. Much loved brother of Philippe and Robert Bourque (Adrienne Dubé). Born in Montreal, and a longtime resident of Rouyn-Noranda and Ottawa, he will be missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased recently by his wife, Elizabeth Ann (Pilon) Bourque; also by his parents William Joseph Bourque and Rita (Allard) Bourque and by his brother Guy and his wife Jeannine (Tremblay) Bourque. Read more

 


Blake W. Kelly

Blake William Kelly, of Manotick, Ontario was born in Ottawa on December 10, 1933 and died on April 16, 2014. Friend, love and husband of Maria A. Forde, father of Colleen Kelly (Clarence) and Stephen (Elizabeth Keech). Grandfather of Christopher, Byron and Patrick. Proud great-grandfather of PaisleeAnn Folan Johnson. Predeceased by his parents, William Kelly and Kathleen McCloskey as well as his loving wife of 52 years Edith Roberts and son Billy. Read more

 


David Lafleur

Passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family, on Thursday, April 10, 2014, at the age of 53, after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Mary Louise (nee Furtner). Loving father of Danny (Whitney) and Christine Learning (Todd). Cherished grandfather of Olivia and Anna. He will be dearly missed by his mother Emma (the late Bill), his sister Karen Houlden (Gordon), his mother-in-law Anita Furtner (the late Sebastien), his brother-in-law Peter Furtner (Renee), as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. Read more

 


Gérard Blais

Passed away on April 9, 2014, at the age of 94. Beloved husband of the late Aline (nee Lafleur). Loving father of Estelle (Jean), Camille (Gérard), Marc (Noriko), Denis (Danka) and André (Laerke).Cherished grandfather of Christian, Nathalie, Sophie, Flynn, Caroline, Sébastien, Joé, Catherine, Théa, Matilde, Vincent and of 5 great-grand-children. He will be sadly missed by his sisters Gertrude Lalonde and Denise Théberge as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. A funeral Mass will be held at St. Joseph, 2757 St-Joseph Blvd., Orléans, on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. A reception will be held at 2:30 p.m. Read more

 


Jacques Richard

Passed away peacefully, on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at the age of 76. Beloved husband of Jeanine “Jenny” (nee Gour). He will be sadly missed by his brother Maurice, as well as his sister-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by his mother Yvette Richard. The family will receive relatives and friends at Heritage Funeral Home, 2871 St. Joseph Blvd., Orléans, on Thursday, April 16 , 2014, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Read more

 


Sheila Morin
(née Gorman)

Passed away peacefully on Monday, April 7, 2014 at the age of 75. Beloved wife of Robert Morin. Loving mother of Carolyn Daszczynski and Joey Swift. Dear step-mother of Robin (Brenda), Melodee and Natalie. Cherished grandmother of Megan, Andrew, Christopher, Courtney and Joshua. She will be sadly missed by many extended relatives and friends. Predeceased by her mother Margaret Gorman and her brother Desmond Gorman. Read more

 


Jeanne d'Arc Bélisle
(née Henri)

Passed away on April 7, 2014, at the age of 74. Wife of the late Dominique Bélisle. Loving mother of Luc (Louise Séguin), Lyne (Roger Routhier) and Danielle (Donald Jobin). Cherished grandmother of Isabelle (Andrew Derouchie), Cédric, Amélie, Mélissa and great-grandmother of Owen and Alyssa. She will be sadly missed by her brothers Eugène, Isaï, Laurent, André and Philippe, as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. Predeceased by her parents : Raoul Henri and Cora Wolfe, as well as her sister Réjeanne and her brothers Joseph, Jean-Charles, Léopold and Jean-Louis. Read more

 


Brandon McCarthy

Passed away peacefully at the age of 24, on his birthday, Monday March 31st, 2014. Survived by his mother Liliane Robinson and his sister Candice McCarthy from Ottawa he leaves behind a large extended family and friends. He was loved and will be extremely missed by many. He was an amazing son and friend. He was the most selfless, loving, caring, giving young man and never complained, even in his most difficult struggles. Read more

 


Irene Fournier
(née Doré)

Peacefully in hospital on Thursday, March 27th, 2014. Irene Fournier, 91 years young. Beloved wife of the late Raoul Fournier. Loving mother of Annette (John), Roger (Joanne), Raymond (Linda) and Shirley (Yvan). Dear grandmother of Derek, Chad, Jason, Jeremy, Martin, Daniel and Julie. Great-grandmother of Hailie, Corbin, Felicity, Carlin and Elliott. Survived by sisters Rita, Claire and brother Richard. Predeceased by sisters Lucille, Alice and brother Donald. Read more

 


Wilfrid Villeneuve

Surrounded by family, Wilfrid, passed away peacefully at the age of 86 on Tuesday, March 25, 2014. He was a loving husband to Olive Lillian (deceased), father of Maggie, Gregory (Susan), Jeffrey (Françoise). Grandfather of Daniel (Kim), Benjamin (Jennifer),Thomas, Patrick and Sophie. Great Grandfather of Jane and Gisèle. Wilfrid was a bellman at the Château Laurier Hotel, in Ottawa for 56 years. He started in the hotel`s valet service on November 21, 1941 when he was 14 years old. Anyone who met Wilf, knew that he was a kind and gracious man with a quiet sense of humour. Read more

 


Allen Lee Rittenour

It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Allen Lee Rittenour, on March 17, 2014 at the young age of 61. Beloved husband of 40 years to Monique (nee Ethier). Loving and devoted father of Jeffery and David. Predeceased by parents Jack Jr. and Evelyn Lorraine of Maryland USA. Survived by siblings: Anita Louise, Jack R, Virginia, John, Samuel, James and their spouses. He will be fondly remembered for his kind hearted, quiet and unassuming nature by many nieces, nephews, friends and acquaintances. Read more

 


Armande Girard

Passed away peacefully on March 17, 2014 at the age of 102. Pre-deceased by her father Pierre Le Bel, her mother Valentine Charron, her daughter Paulette, her sisters Yvonne, Blanche, Berthe et Rita, her brothers Roger, Albert, Marcel, Paul et Jean-Louis, her great grand-children Martin, Caroline and their father Michel Lavallée and great grand child Louis Rainville. She is leaving her sons Claude (Pauline), Robert (Marina) Guy (Jeannine Deceased). She is also leaving her grand-children: Joanne (Walter Picavet), Suzanne (Feu Patrick Rainville), Roger (Andréa), Gilles, Claudette ) (Dale Moore) and her great grand-children: Adam, Jimmy, Leesa, and Alexandre. Read more

 


Albert (Bert) Giroux

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at the age of 95 - two days before his 96th birthday. Beloved husband of the late Jeannette Giroux. Loving father of Paulette (the late Ken Caverley), Louise (the late Marcel Pothier), Pierrette (John Latimer) and Micheline Monette. He will be sadly missed by his grandchildren : Suzanne, Robert, Gerry, Lynn, Patricia, Sarah, Mandi; 12 great-grandchildren, his siblings, as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.. Read more

 


Léo Marcel Ladouceur

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Léo who passed away on March 4, 2014 at the age of 91. Born May 29, 1922. He joined the Royal Canadian Artillery as a Gunner, First Field Brigade Second Battery from August 12, 1940 to February 10, 1941. Transferred to the Royal Canadian Air Force from February 24, 1941 and served until September 2, 1945. He was overseas from September 15, 1944 to September 2, 1945 in the Bomb Armourer Trade. He was predeceased by his wife Anne-Marie Lepage, his parents Raoul Ladouceur and Maria Saumure, his brothers Maurice, Gérard, Aldège and his sister Thérèse. Loving father of Claude (Sandy), Raymond, Richard, Serge, Louis (Linda), André (Jeaninne), François (Lise), Luc (Rosemarie), Mario (Emalda), Sylvio (Linda) Suzanne (Jean-Paul) and Lucie (Pierre). Cherisched grandfather of 21 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren. He is survived by his brother Ronald and sister Georgette. He will also be missed by many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Read more

 


Cécile Racine

Artiste et éducatrice dévouée, est décédée paisiblement le samedi 1 mars 2014, à l'âge de 91 ans. Prédécédée par ses parents Eugène Racine et Albertine Martin, elle laisse dans le deuil ses soeurs: Marguerite, Jeanne, Françoise (Jacques Lapointe), Mariette (Viateur Beaulieu) et Pauline, ainsi que plusieurs neveux, nièces et amis. Elle fut prédécédée par ses frères Raymond et Jean-Louis (Gilberte). . Read more

 


Jeannette Bédard
(née Bisson)

Passed away peacefully at home on February 19 at the age of 64. Survived by her husband of 43 years, Jacques Bedard, and her loving son Patrick. Predeceased by her parents Alice Dumouchel and Lionel Bisson. She leaves behind her brothers and sisters; Marcel, Paul (the late Lucille Amyot), Gisèle (Larry Soulière), Maurice, André (Danielle Lafleur) and Thérèse (Robert Lavergne). Beloved aunt of Stéphane, Natacha, Sonia, and Sylvain and cherished great aunt of Alyssa, Caroline and Ethan. Read more

 


Ora (Obie) O'Blenis

Capt. Retired R.C.A.F. - Passed away peacefully at St. Patrick’s Home, at the age of 72. He is survived by his wife Audrey, daughter Treena Patel (Chuck) and son Tim O’Blenis. He is also survived by his sister Betty Jonah. Predeceased by his parents Alice and Hiriam O’Blenis and his sister Fay Anthes. A private funeral will be held. Thanks to the staff at St. Patrick’s Home for their care and compassion. If desired, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society (Pick’s Disease). Condolences may be made at : www.heritagefh.ca .

 


Albany (Ben) Chicoine

Born in Upton, Quebec, on November 15, 1920. Passed away peacefully at Moments Manor in Orleans on Sunday afternoon February 16, 2014, surrounded by family. Ben was well known for his beautiful smile and his gentle and generous spirit. Ben was a devoted family man and a loyal and loving husband to his wife of 71 years – Gertrude Brazeau. Loving father of Angeline Decosse (Robert Caya), Diane Gervais (Gilles), Thérèse Laframboise (the late Gerry), Dan (Barbara Egli), Edouard (Gaye), Lisa St-Martin (Pierre) and predeceased by son Richard (Phyllis). Cherished grandfather to many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Ben is survived by his sisters Simone, Adrienne, Myra and his brother Joe. Read more

 


Dorilda Henry
(née Maldemay)

Décédée paisiblement le vendredi 14 février 2014 à l’âge de 82 ans. Elle fut l’épouse bien-aimée de feu Alfred Henry et en secondes noces de feu Alex Bayne et la grand-mère de feu Frédéric. Elle laisse dans le deuil ses enfants : Gilles (feu Diane), Richard (Marjolaine) et Serge (Guylaine) ; ses petits-enfants : Danny, Patrick, Véronic, Steffany, Marie-Eve, Valérie, Thierry et arrière-petit-fils Karl. Read more

 


Sr. Bernadette Marion

Sister Bernadette Olive Marion (formerly Sister Rosalie de l'Eucharistie) Passed away in Ottawa, February 12, 2014 at the age of 84. She was a member of the religious order of the Daughters of Wisdom (Filles de la Sagesse) for 62 years. Daughter of the late Edgar Marion and of the late Mary Roberts, she will be missed by her religious family and her dear sister-in-law, Mrs. Teresa Marion. She will also be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. She was predeceased by her sisters Patricia, Marie and Jean; by her brothers Joseph, Jerome and Richard. Read more

 


Huguette Boisvert
(née Lepage)

Passed away on February 12, 2014 at the age of 85. Dear daughter of the late Marc-Aurèle Lepage and the late Gracia Martin. Beloved wife of 61 years of Georges Léo Boisvert. Dear sister of Marc, Yvette, Solange and Maude. Devoted mother of Gaston (Katherine), Denis (Xialing), Marc (Corinne), Hélène (Michel) and Michel (Sandra). Cherished grandmother of Jean-Michel, Nicholas, Jean-Marc, Philippe, Natalie, Marie-Noëlle, Thomas and Léo. She also leaves many nephews, nieces and friends. Read more

 


André De Blois

Passed away in Ottawa, on February 1st 2014, at the age of 74. He is survived by his wife Liette; his son Charles; his grandson Malik. He will be missed by one sister, two brothers and by many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Read more

 

 


Noel Parent

Passed away in Ottawa, on January 31st 2014, at the age of 65, Noël Parent, retired Program Director, Classification Renewal, House of Commons, passed away surrounded by his family. Son of the late Léo Parent and Laurence Sauvé, he is survived by his wife Angela (born MacQuarrie); his daughters Marie-Ève (Jean-François) and Véronique (Louis-François); his grandchildren Gabriel, Emmanuelle and Elliot; his stepsons Patrick (Saba) and James (Anne-Marie); his brother Pierre; his sisters Francine (the late Jim Boltin) and Pierrette (Normand Lapointe); his sisters-in-law Lynne (the late Richard Kaiser) and Ravena (Marino Formenti). Read more

 


Patrick Dugas

Passed away peacefully on January 31, 2014 at the age of 89 years. Beloved husband of 66 years to Gabrielle (nee Ménard). Loving father of Denise (Don Legault), Gérard (Ann McIntyre), Robert (Monique Ménard), Suzanne (André Rochefort), Rachelle, Linda (Louis Ladouceur), Line (John Normandin), Luc, Jacqueline and Marc (Lise LeCourtois). Cherished grandfather of 20 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. He will be sadly missed by his sisters : Anna Proulx and Aurore Leblanc, as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. Predeceased by his sons : André (Ruth Ford) and Luc, as well as his brothers : Oscar and Maurice. Sincere thanks to the staff of the Perley. Read more

 


Simone Racine
(née Souligny)

Passed away peacefully on January 30, 2014, at the age of 91. She was predeceased by her husband Lucien and her daughter Claudette (Claude Bergevin). Loving mother of: Royal (Joanne Bisson), Jean-Pierre (Denise Deslauriers), Chantal (Robert Lalonde), François (Yves Parent), Mario (Caroline Grégoire) and Michel (Isabelle Cantin), cherished grand-mother of sixteen grandchildren: Marie-France, Anik, Philippe, Martin, Patrick, Véronique, Rosiane, Gilbert, Marielle, Dominique, Janelle, Isabelle, Hugo, Tatiana, Fabien, Jasmin and twenty-four great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Marguerite ( the late Aurèle Surprenant). The family wishes to thank the staff at Portobello Manor for creating a pleasant, warm and welcoming environment where our mother was happy to live for the last five years. The family would also like to extend a special thank you to the staff at the Ottawa General Hospital and Elizabeth Bruyère Centre for their compassion and great care. The family will receive relatives and friends at Heritage Funeral Home, 2871 St. Joseph Blvd., Orléans, on Friday, February 7, 2014 from 2 - 4 p.m. and 7 – 9 p.m. A funeral service will be held at Ste. Euphémie Church, Casselman, on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 11 a.m. The family will receive condolences at church starting at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Bruyère Foundation (Elisabeth-Bruyère Hospital). Read more

 


Elizabeth Ann Bourque
(née Pilon)

Passed away on Sunday, January 26th, 2014 at home at the age of 79. Loving wife of 58 years to Raymond Bourque. Dearly loved and cared for by her children Charles, Hélène and Marie Claude. Proud grandmother to Christine and François Bourque, Alexandre and Mathieu Poirier and Katherine and Elizabeth Lalonde. Fond mother-in-law to France Laliberté and Bernard Lalonde. Much loved sister of June Pilon (Arthur Bourgeau) and Lucille Pilon (Dr. Kenneth Crawford). Born in Rouyn-Noranda and a long time resident of Ottawa, she will be missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by her parents Lucien Denis Pilon and Virginia (Meilleur) Pilon and by her brother Raymond Pilon (Jacqueline Gervais). Read more

 


Robert Rochefort

It is with deep sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Robert (Bob) Rochefort, at the Ottawa General Hospital surrounded lovingly by his family. Born in Timmins, Ontario to Arthur Rochefort and Alma (Tremblay), on June 25, 1922, Robert was a devoted and proud father who instilled the importance of family and the love of God in his children. Blessed with ten children, he delighted in being surrounded by them and took a keen interest in their lives. His warm smile and his good natured teasing will be greatly missed. He is survived by his wife and “love of his life” for the past 66 years, Monique (Fogarty) and sister, Aline (Endacott). Predeceased by his sister Marie (Cantin). His spirit lives on in his children Michel (Françoise Rozon), Suzanne ( James Dunn), Jean (Diane Leduc), Thérèse (Carrière), Lise (Larry Larson), André (Suzanne Dugas), Pierre (Dora Osorio), Diane (David Murray), Jocelyne and Claire (Ron Zajac), his 19 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Read more

 


William "Bill" Diachum

William “Bill” James Diachun of Orleans, Ontario, passed away on January 17, 2014.Bill was born in Montreal, Quebec in 1940 to parents Roman and Irene Diachun. He graduated from The High School of Montreal and received his Bachelor’s degree from Concordia University, his Teacher’s Certificate from McGill University, and his Master’s degree from The University of Montreal. Bill married Diane Hawkins in 1965. Bill taught English for the Montreal, Lakeshore, and Digby School Boards. He was a Rock ’n’ Roller at heart, singing and playing piano in bands from the age of sixteen. Bill loved his family, his friends, and his music. He also enjoyed hockey, football and telling jokes. Read more


Joan Sherwin
(née Jackson)

Passed away peacefully on September 27th, 2013 at the age of 81. She was the daughter of the late Harry Jackson and Margaret Jackson. She will be deeply missed by her husband Fredrick Sherwin, daughters Michelle and Gillian (Alan Prieur), sons Michael (Jo-Anne Whissell) and Craig Sherwin as well as her grandchildren Casie, Suzanne-Lynne, Emma, Adam, Margaret, Jamie, Dylan and Aidan. She will also be missed by her sister Emily and sister-in-law Mae. She was predeceased by her sisters Dorothy, Nora and brothers Harold, Eric, Kenneth and Gerald. Visitation will be held at Kelly's Funeral Home, 2313 Carling Ave. on Oct. 2 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place in the Chapel at St. Patrick's Home of Ottawa, 2865 Riverside Dr. on Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. Donations in memorium can be made to the St. Patrick's Home of Ottawa Foundation at www.stpats.ca/foundation.

 


Curran, Emerson

It is with broken hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Emerson Curran in Edmonton on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. Beloved son to Michael and Catrina (Gosselin), admired brother to Graeme, Liam and Lauren, cherished grandson to Charles and Diane Curran (Dupuis) and Philippe and Sylvia Gosselin (Mior). He will be deeply missed by his many uncles and aunts, 16 cousins, countless friends and former classmates at St. Peter Catholic High School and University of Ottawa. Family and friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod St., on Friday, Sept. 6from 6-9 pm. A funeral mass will be held at Divine Infant Parish, 6658 Bilberry Drive in Orleans, on Saturday, Sept. 21at 11 am. Reception to follow. The family would like to express its appreciation to Dr. Richard Johnston and ICU staff at the Royal Alexandra in Edmonton for their care and respect of Emerson.

 


Calver, Dr. Jerry

Passed away after a lengthy illness surrounded by his family on Tuesday June 11, 2013 at the age of 65 years. He will be dearly missed by his loving wife Sheila, his cherished children Trina Calver (Scott Hendry) and Daryl (Jennifer). Proud grampa of Nora, Rowan, Peyton and Dawson. He is predeceased by his first wife Brenda Cochrane and his father Gerald Sr. Calver. He is survived by his mother Rose Calver and his siblings Theresa Greenlees (Ted), Pam Dickerson (Bert), Brenda Heisz (George), Sherry Steels (Roger), Joan Roddick (late Brad), Noel (Karen) and many nieces and nephews. Jerry was a gregarious, fun loving man, treasured by many. His community was important to him; he was a life member of the Navan Lions Club and founding member/President of the Navan Curling Club. Besides his commitment to Navan village, he was passionate about his scientific work at Health Canada in Biologics as well as his teaching at Ottawa University. Family and friends may pay their respects at the Kelly Funeral Home in Orleans on Friday June 14 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. As well as on Fday, June 21 iafter 11 a.m. Funeral Service will be held at Navan-Vars United Church, 1129 Smith Rd, Navan, On., at 1:30 p.m. Interment will follow at Dale’s Cemetery. In memoriam donations to the Navan Lions Club are appreciated.


Armstrong, Ruth
(née Walsh)

Of Bearbrook, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 3, 2012 at the age of 92 years. Beloved wife of the late Leslie Armstrong. Loving mother of Sharen, the late Ronald (Norma), the late Roslyn, Glen (Victoria), Neil, Lori (Dave) and John (Kathleen). She will be sadly missed by her 8 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren,, as well as many nephews, nieces and friends. Read more

 


Nash, Lori
(née Siteman)

Peacefully on March 1st in her 62nd year after a courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by her parents George and Mary Siteman (nee Whalen) and sister Theresa Booth. Lori was a loving and devoted wife to husband Lorne, loving mother to her daughter Marcia Pascal (Dan) and son Christopher (Melanie Campeau), and cherished grandmother to Kylie, Cassidy and Holly. Lori will be lovingly remembered by her sister Geneva Murphy (Lloyd) of Fredericton, brothers Cyril Siteman (Janet) of Falmouth, Nova Scotia and James (Jim) Siteman (Mary) of Toronto, brother in law Dennis Nash, and sister in law Ardith Nash of Winnipeg. She will fondly be remembered by her nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Heritage Funeral Home 2871 St. Joseph Blvd. Orleans, on Monday March 5th from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday March 6th at 11 a.m. at the Redeemer alliance church 4825 Innes Road, Orleans, Ont. Memoriam donations may be made to the Redeemer Alliance church and the Ottawa Public Library. (01/03/12)


 


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