NYTKO, Kathleen Margaret - (February 13, 1947 - March 25, 2017) - With her husband, Dennis Guy at her side, Kathleen died peacefully at home.
A beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, she was an entrepreneur, world traveler, Neil Diamond fan, plant lover and an avid needle worker, still knitting until almost the last.
Kathleen easily cultivated enduring friendships in the workplace at Neilson-Cadbury, Nestle Canada and at her shop, the Kat's Kneedle; in the communities in which she lived - Ballantrae Golf & CC, Loyalist Golf & CC, Tower Point Arizona and on many ocean cruises.
MILLS, Hilda Grace (nee McGinn) - (1916 - 2017) - Peacefully at her daughters home in Cardinal on Friday, March 24, 2017, at age 100.
Beloved wife of the late Edward Mills. Dear and loving mother of Les Mills (Bertha) of Kingston, Beatrice Landon (Steve) of Cardinal, Mary Mills (Terry Smith) of Kingston, the late Stanley Mills (Irene of Kingston) and the late Paul Mills.
Sadly missed by her 16 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren.
THOMPSON, Helen Madge (nee Schonauer) - Passed away peacefully at the John M. Parrott Centre, Napanee on Friday, March 24, 2017 in her 98th year.
Predeceased by her loving husband Alex. Beloved mother of David Thompson (late Donna), of Napanee, Linda McCaugherty (Roy Weese, late George), of Napanee, Cherie Kerr (Roy), of Newburgh.
Cherished grandmother of Denise Thompson, Michael McCaugherty (Carolyn), Derek Thompson (Nicole), Allen McCaugherty (Angie), Douglas Kerr (Anne), David Kerr (Natalie), and Steacy Hubble (B.J). She will be lovingly remember by her 14 great-grandchildren.
BUCK, Edmund Marshall - (March 26, 1943 ~ March 23, 2017) -
Ed passed away on March 23, 2017 at the Kingston General Hospital.
Son of the late Alice Fern and Marshall Buck. Survived by his wife of 52 years, Suzanne (Garrison) and father of Robert (Nicole) of Melbourne, Australia and Marsha Spencer (Chris) of Kingston.
Much loved grandfather of Ruby Spencer. Will be missed by his little buddy Roosevelt.
HEWARD, Verta 'Diane' (Sharpe) - Entered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital on Thursday, March 23, 2017. Verta Diane (Sharpe) Heward, at the age of 71 years.
Wife of the late Thomas J. Heward and dear mother of Brad Heward (Angela) and Steven Heward (Karrie). Loving grandmother of McKenzie, Jacob, Kadynn, Rowyn, Bryleigh, Connor and Carter.
Dear sister of Deborah Stewart (Bill), David Sharpe (Mary Lee), Darlene Lebrun (Gerald) and Al Sharpe (Wanda). Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Diane was predeceased by her parents Albert and Verna Sharpe.
SKAKUM, Joyce Elaine (Daoust) - Passed away peacefully with family by her side, at the Ottawa General Hospital on Thursday, March 23, 2017. Joyce Elaine (Daoust) Skakum, at the age of 88 years.
Loving wife of the late Michael Skakum. Predeceased by her children Terry Skakum (Brenda survives) and Brenda Pratt (Greg survives).
Grandmother to Tim Pratt (Joy), Terry Pratt (Allison), Wendy Spenst (Bob) and Amanda Manning (Scott). Great grandmother to Hayley and Ryan Spenst, Joshua and Katelyn Pratt and Ryan Manning.
CROY, Dr. Carl Roger, DVM – (March 18, 1946 – March 23, 2017) - Passed away suddenly at Kingston General Hospital on Thursday, March 23, 2017.
Born in Stonewall, Manitoba and raised in New Denver, British Columbia, Carl studied veterinary medicine at the University of Guelph where he met his life partner and classmate, Anne (neé McLeish). Carl practiced in Toronto and Brooklin, Ontario before opening his own practice in St. Catharines.
In retirement (Niagara-on-the-Lake, followed by Kingston in 2004), Carl pursued his interests in heritage restoration of limestone dwellings, landscaping and music.
CORRIGAN, Edith Katherine - Of Kitchener and of Kingston, passed away peacefully with family by her side at Providence Manor on March 23rd, 2017.
Beloved wife of the late Dr. Vincent Corrigan. Dear mother of Charles (Teresa); James (Ann Belej); Frances (David Casson); Margaret, Vincent (Dianne); Michael, Douglas (Rosemary); and Anne (Jean Beaulieu).
Loving Grandmother of Charles Ryan and Robert Corrigan; Daniel and Nicole Belej-Corrigan; Jennifer and Joseph Casson; Allison and Amelia Corrigan; Mark, Erin and Mairead Corrigan; Alexander Warne and Matthew Steele. Family was the joy of Edith’s life.
WEIR, Peter Edison 'Ed' - MCpl (Ret'd) Royal Canadian Corps of Signals -
Passed away peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital on Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 in his 78th year.
Cherished father of Heather Barry (Kevin) and Lori Weir (Kendall McMenamon). Proud grandpa of Christian, Hayden and Carlin. Dear brother of Bob Weir (Karen) and Joanne Weir.
Predeceased by his parents Peter and Freda Weir (née Dowling), as well as by his step-mother Hilda Shreenan.
HARRIS, Harold Roy - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Harold, 89, on March 23, 2017.
Cherished husband and love of Connie (Tinkess) of 62 years. He will be deeply missed by children, Larry, Debbie (Larry Carr), and David (Andrea).
Loving papa to his four grandchildren, Keenya (Joe Auberger), Lindsay (Luke Bellinger), Charlayne (Blair Donaldson) and Ben Harris. Great papa to, Ryleigh, Abigail, and Brianna Auberger and Maxwell Donaldson.
GILLESPIE, Anne-Mette (nee Nielsen) - With heavy hearts we say goodbye to our beloved wife, mother and grandmother. Anne passed away at the Kingston General Hospital on March 23, 2017 at the age of 62.
She will live on in the hearts of her loving husband of 27 years, Pat, and children Heather (Jeremy) Snider, Ian (Amanda) Gillespie and Cassandra Gillespie, and her grandchildren Olivia, Ian and Abigail, brother Ib (Shirley) Nielsen.
Predeceased by her parents Holger and Flora Nielsen and brother Svend-Erik.
DUFFE, Althea Frances (Russell) - (Silver Life Master of Contract Bridge, member of ACBL) - Peacefully at St. Mary's of the Lake Hospital on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at the age 100 years.
Predeceased by her loving husband Earl Duffe.
Beloved mother of Sandra Calder (Hugh) and Jane Sipos (John). Cherished by her grandchildren: Lisa Rogers (Peter), Susan Bergen (Mike), Jennifer O'Toole (Mike) and Melanie Sutherland (James); her great grandchildren Avery Rogers, Chloe Bergen, Kailey O'Toole, Cadence Sutherland, James Sutherland and Carter Sutherland.
Dear sister of Hilda Neureuter of Buffalo and predeceased by Marion McDonnell; and sister-in-law of Helen Gagnon.
QUENNEVILLE, Raphael Joseph Andrew 'Ray' - Peacefully in his sleep at Trillium Centre, on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in his 94th year.
Ray Quenneville, beloved husband of Mary (nee Cockburn) for 72 years. Loving father of Wilma Hobson (David) of Chemainus, BC and Sheila Quenneville of Kingston.
Ray is survived by his sisters Teresa Birch of Lawrenceville, NJ, and Veronica Boileau of Cornwall, his nieces and nephews, as well as the Hobson family. Ray was predeceased by his brothers Albert and John Quenneville.
BOLTON, Margaret Theresa (nee Fargo) - Peacefully at home surrounded by her family, following a brief illness on Wednesday March 22, 2017.
She was predeceased by her loving husband Wilfred "Bill" Bolton of 65 years.
Loving Mom to Susan (Randy) Field, Angela (Jim) Roulston, Joan (Jim) Kyle, Rhonda (Wilf) Brown, Perry (Barb) Bolton, Bernadeen (Bob) Ogilvie, and predeceased by her sons Barry (Teri), Ronald (Leanne) and James (Michelle). Cherished grandma and great-grandma.
COOK, Charles 'Wray' - Peacefully, at the Lennox and Addington County Hospital in Napanee on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Charles Wray Cook of Enterprise at age 97.
Beloved husband of Georgina Cook (nee Bell) and dear father of Angela Corbin (late Gary); Mark Cook; Valarie Corbin (Glen) and Leanne Peterson all of Enterprise.
Also will be missed by several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Brother of Marion Jerrett and the late Fred; Evelyn; Norma; Laverne and Jack.
POWER, Ronald Edward - Passed away peacefully in Brockville Hospital Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at the age of 93.
Beloved husband of Elaine (Ferguson) Power. Dear father of Paul Murray (Angela) and Lori-Ann Power; step father to Stephen Fischer (Sharon), Karen Shand (Rod McKenzie) and Connie Fox (Ashley).
JOHNSTON, Pauline Anna (nee Fodey) - Entered into rest at Carlingview Manor, Ottawa on Monday March 20, 2017. Pauline Anna (nee Fodey) Johnston, formerly of Brockville, aged 98 years.
Beloved wife of the late Robert “Bob” Johnston and dear mother of Laird Johnston (Lorna) of Calabogie, Robert Johnston (Judy) of British Columbia, Stephen Johnston (Kristen) , Sandra Healy (Chris) both of Ottawa and Susan Maga (Bill) Kanata.
CHENIER, Michael Francis - Passed away peacefully in Brockville, surrounded with his family by his side, on Monday, March 20, 2017. Michael Francis Chenier, at the age of 59 years.
Beloved husband of Beatrice and dear father of Michael (Tanya) Chenier and Tara Chenier-Beach (Marc). Fondly remembered by his grandchildren Mackenzie and Avery Chenier and Ryan and Jase Beach.
Dear brother of Susan Boal, George, Marcel and Darcy Chenier. Also survived by sisters-in-law Berniece Ladanyi, Doris Graham and Bonnie Shaw (James) and by several nieces and nephews.
Michael was predeceased by his parents John and Rejeanne Chenier and by sisters-in-law June Pearce, Marilyn Kilpatrick and Shirley Place.
PURCELL, Carmel Elizabeth - Passed away at Providence Manor on Monday, March 20th, 2017 in her 96th year.
She is survived by her niece Mary Reid and her nephew Neil “Nick” Sears (the late June). Predeceased by her two brothers and four sisters.She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her numerous extended family and friends.
Carmel was a lifelong resident of Barriefield Village and a faithful parishioner of St. Mary’s Cathedral.
CREIGHTON, Audrey Mae (nee Elgie) - It is with the greatest sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of a loving and much loved wife, mother, grandmother and friend, Audrey Mae Creighton, on Monday March 20, 2017 at St. Mary's of the Lake Hospital in her 77th year.
Cherished wife of Bill for 53 years, loving mother of Sheri Creighton, Tracey Creighton and Mark (Meredith) Creighton. Sadly, missed by her four grandchildren Alexandra, Claire, James and Alison.
Fondly remembered by her sister-in-law Donna Gray (Karl), brothers-in-law Larry Creighton (Suzanne) and Gary Creighton and many dear friends.
WOODS, William James 'Bill' - Born May 11, 1959 to Jim and June in Princeton, New Jersey passed away peacefully in his much-loved home surrounded by his pets Peanut, Zoe and Pearl on March 19th, 2017.
Bill was predeceased by his mother, June McCormack (nee Patterson). He will be greatly missed by his father, James Woods; brother, Michael (Heather) Woods; and his sister Julie (Daryl) Carr. He was the much adored uncle to Clara and Laurel Woods and Andrew and Kaitlyn Carr. Bill will also be remembered by aunts, uncles, cousins and countless friends.
Bill studied at Queen's University obtaining his General Arts Degree in 1982. He later attended St. Lawrence College, becoming President of the Student Body and Valedictorian for his graduating class in Business Administration in 1990.
Bill began work in the restaurant business and then moved to Toronto. He went on to start an antiques and collectibles business, The Tangled Garden. He later returned to Kingston and resumed his restaurant career. To this day customers who knew him still ask for him.
GRINNELL, Allan Brian - "Grandpa Al Grinnell" to many... Passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 19th, 2017 at Kingston General Hospital in his 69th year.
A native of Ottawa, he was the son of the late Albert & Sarah Grinnell. Father of Joey (Candace nee Stanton), Ottawa; Tammy, Ottawa and John (Jillian nee Burford), Napanee. Grandpa to Jordan, Lenna, Lydia, Cody, Lucas, Emily and special grandpa to Cassie.
Brother of Deanna and Pauline. Al will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and many other relatives. Al touched the lives of many and will be in our hearts forever.
EDGLEY, Hugh Edward - Entered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital Charles Street Site on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Hugh Edward Edgley of Brockville aged 91 years.
Beloved husband of Margaret Ethel (Easter) Edgley, dear father of Robert (Ruth), Ron (Joanne), Paul (Barb), loving grandfather of Steven (Dawn), Angie, Greg, Jason, Randy (Leah),Paula Michel (Jeff) and great grandfather of Dallas, Madison, Cole, Chloe, Ava, Christian, Jackson, Emme, Scarlett and Halle.
Loving step grandfather of Kevin Currie (Jen), Angie Astleford (Michael), Christopher Gray, Aimée Gill (Ryan), Shane Gray (Catie Ann Hall), Brittany Kohl (Maximilian) and great step grandfather of Ashley, Brianna and Brooke. Hugh is survived by several nieces and nephews.
KNOX, James - (July 8, 1950 - March 18, 2017) - Suddenly, while at the hunting camp in Plevna and surrounded by his many friends on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at the age of 66.
Loving husband of Donna Knox of Kaladar. Proud father to his son James (Mel) of Peterborough, his daughter Amanda (Matt) MacLellan of Mount Hope and his step-sons Christopher Campbell of Kaladar and James (Amy) Campbell of Ayr.
Poppy will always be cherished in the hearts of his grandchildren Mattea, Peyton, Kora, Chase and Kaylee.
LEEDER, Borden Raymond - Entered into rest at his residence on Friday March 17th, 2017. Borden Leeder, age 76 years, of RR1 Athens.
Dear father of Laura Lee Davies (Greg), of RR1 Athens, Dawn McManus (Randy) of Delta, and Adrian O’Neill of North Augusta. Predeceased by daughter Sherri Chwalek.
Loving grandfather of Rachel (Cody Kelly), Sarah MacDonald, Alyssa, Tristan and Caleb McManus, Colin O’Neill (Gabrielle) and Dakota O’Neill. Special great-grandfather of Adrianna.
Dear brother of Ted Leeder (Audrey) of Winnipeg, Everett Leeder (Lenora) of Frankville and Grant Leeder (Dorothy) of Kemptville. Predeceased by 4 sisters and 2 brothers, Evelyn Sheffield, Berneta and Velma Turner, Peggy Hall, Russell Leeder and David Leeder.
HODDY, Dorothy May - Passed away on Friday, March 17, 2017 at Rideaucrest Home at the age of 96.
Beloved wife of the late Reginald Hoddy.
Dorothy worked at CFB Kingston as the secretary to the Base Commander for many years.