MORGAN, George 'Willis' - Passed away at the age of 91, on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at the Lennox and Addington County General Hospital, surrounded by his family.
Beloved husband of Maysil (nee Young) Morgan - they would have celebrated their 70th anniversary May 1st, 2017.
Loving father of: Debbie Morgan (Jim Wemp) of Napanee, Donna Jonkers (Derk) of Roblin, Leisa Scott (Tracey) of Napanee and Lana Storey (Mark) of Napanee.
RENKEMA, Nelson Gerald - Passed away peacefully at the Brockville General Hospital, Garden Street Site on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Nelson Gerald Renkema, at the age of 78 years.
Beloved husband of Helen (nee Rowsome), and dear father of Kevin (Christina) Renkema and Neil (Valerie) Renkema. Fondly remembered by his grandchildren Erin, Dylan, Tyler and Erica.
Brother of Gerald (Joyce) Renkema and Jack Renkema. Brother-in-law of Marie Moorhouse (Stan predeceased) also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Nelson was predeceased by his parents Egbert and Geesje Renkema, as well as brothers Bill, Hank and Fenno Renkema and by one sister Theresa Tibben.
DE JONG, Wiebe - Peacefully at Maple View Lodge Athens, on Wednesday April 19th, 2017. Wiebe De Jong age 94 years of Athens.
Beloved husband of the late Ruth De Jong (nee Kloosterman).
Loving father of Grace Smidstra (Henk) of Surrey, B.C., Greta Zandbergen (Cornelius), John De Jong (Ann), Peter De Jong Joanna) all of Langley, B.C., Patricia Verwoerd (John) of Kelowna, B.C. and Shirley Van Drunen (Gary) of RR4 Athens.
Predeceased by one son Pieter De Jong of RR1 Delta.
ASHTON, Madeline - Entered into rest at Maple View Lodge, Athens on Tuesday April 18, 2017. Madeline (Dixie) Ashton in her 94th year.
Beloved wife of the late Fred Ashton, loving mother of Dale Ashton (Gerry) of Ottawa, Greg Ashton of Venice, Florida and Rob Ashton (Catherine) of Brockville. Proud grandmother of Scott, Alyssa, Chris, Dan, Jamie and Dylan.
Madeline is also survived by her sister June Kennedy of Brockville, as well numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Harold and Fern (Spence) Dixie and 6 siblings.
CARROLL, Howard Hinchey - Passed away peacefully with his family by his side, at the Lennox and Addington County Hospital in Napanee on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Howard Hinchey Carroll of Napanee at age 87.
Beloved husband of Margaret Carroll (nee Andrews). Dear father of Janice Head (James); Donna Lewis (Duane); Rhonda Carroll-MacDonald (Kevin); Dianne Obress (John) and Julie Windover (Brian) all of Napanee.
Grandfather of Joanna Lewis (Geoff Farnell); Dean Lewis (Hilliary Jackson); Justin MacDonald; Heather MacDonald; Alison Obress; Lindsay Obress; Scott Windover and Erin Windover. Great-grandfather of Amelia Farnell.
Brother of Isabel Johnston of Kingston. Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Barbara Carroll and by his brothers Frank; Dan; Hugh and Dave.
TURNER, Gladys Maria (nee Del Rosario) - Passed away at home surrounded by her family on Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 at the age of 54.
Beloved wife of Robert “Bob” Polegato. Loving mother of Daniel Gonzales, Mariany Martinez, Julio Martinez and Rosa Del Rosario.
Cherished daughter of Maria Paulina Rodriguez. Proud grandmother of Shawn Cadena, Gladimilka Morel, Dwayne Fuentes, Mia Fuentes, Mariany Domingez, Irene Domingez, Emma Martinez and Alexander Martinez.
Mother-in-law of Eddy Fuentes and dear sister of Elsa Maria Rodriguez, Luiz Rodriguez, Fermenina Rodriguez and Clotilde Rodriguez.
PATTEN, Doreen Frances - Peacefully, with her family by her side, at the Kingston General Hospital on Tuesday April 18, 2017 in her 76th year.
Predeceased by her husband David. Beloved mother of Pam, Kevin, Kim, Terry, and Michelle.
She will be greatly missed by her 8 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
MONTGOMERY, Joan Elizabeth (McNeil) - Entered into rest at the Kingston General Hospital on Monday April 17th, 2017, Joan (McNeil) Montgomery, formerly of Lansdowne, aged 89 years.
Beloved wife of the late Carson Montgomery.
Loving mother of Susan Smith (William) and Virginia Gentile of Lansdowne and Patricia Lynch (Edward) of Rockport. Cherished grandmother of 11 and great grandmother of 17.
ALLAN, Gary James Boyle - (June 13, 1956 - April 17, 2017) - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Gary, in his 61st year. Gary passed peacefully at home from a short illness.
Loving husband and best friend to Shelley (Lamour), adored father to Brett (Jen) and Holly (Jordy). Son-in-law to Bill and Phyllis Lamour, brother-in-law to Kelly Nicholson (Mark) and Will Lamour (Laurie). Nephew to Josephine Millen, cousin to Steve Millen (Kathleen) and Joanne Millen. Uncle to Blake and Keeley Nicholson, Cameron and Mitchell Lamour.
Predeceased by his parents Henry and Irene Boyle, aunt Anna Verner and cousin Johnny Verner.
GILROY, Mary 'Eileen' Gilroy (Gunness) - Peacefully at Maple View Lodge Athens, surrounded by her loving family, on Sunday April 16th, 2017. The former Eileen Gunness at the age of 92 years.
Beloved wife of the late John Waldo Gilroy.
Dear mother of Thomas Gilroy (Sheila) of Newmarket, Peggy Mitten (John) of Athens, Charlotte Marangon (Larry) of Oshawa and Terry Gilroy (Sara) of Enniskillen. Foster mother to Bill Taggart (Juanita) of Lyndhurst and Jimmy Taggart of St. Lawrence Lodge, Brockville.
Predeceased by a son Billy Gilroy (1965).
JUNIPER, Marie Della (Kutz) - Peacefully, at the L&A County General Hospital on Sunday, April 16, 2017 in her 80th year.
Beloved wife of 53 years to the late Lloyd Juniper. Dear mother of Stephen (Laurie) Juniper of Peterborough and Diane (Kent) Potter of Kingston. She will always be cherished in the hearts of her grandchildren Christine, Allison, Brandon and Dana.
Sadly missed by her brother Ted Stansford of Durham. Predeceased by her sisters Gwen, Betty and brother Fred.
PEARCE, Charles 'Chuck' - Age 66, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, son-in-law, uncle and friend to many, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, April 16, 2017 at Brockville General Hospital.
Chuck was a great ambassador of the City of Brockville, he loved to promote the area everywhere he went.
His extensive community support will be most remembered in junior hockey; he was passionate about helping others enjoy the game. The Toronto Maple Leafs have lost a most-dedicated fan.
GILLESPIE, William 'Bill' - At his home, following a prolonged illness, on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Bill Gillespie, age 73 years.
Beloved husband of Margaret (nee Rose), for 30 years. Father of Jo-Anne and Robert, and grandfather of Chelsea.
Survived by his sister Joan Walker and husband Clayton (deceased). Fondly remembered by nephew James and nieces Cathy and Judy. Predeceased by great-nephew Will.
Also sadly missed by Bill and Margaret's extended family. Also remembering Mitsy, his beloved Daschund.
KNAPP, Grace Theresa (nee Bourdeau) – In her 89th year, at Providence Manor, Kingston, ON, Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017.
Mom was born in Renfrew, Ontario on June 26, 1928 to beloved parents George (1981) and Claire (nee Leblanc) (1995) Bourdeau.
Mom was predeceased by her loving husband Gordon Knapp (March 4, 1993), whom she married on August 18, 1947 in Smiths Falls, ON where she lived and raised her family until moving to Kingston in 1997. Predeceased by her mother-in-law and father-in-law, Don and Elsie Bedore, foster parents of her husband Gordon.
RICE, Lawrence Eldon 'Larry' - Passed away suddenly at his residence Saturday, April 15th, 2017. Lawrence Eldon (Larry) Rice, at the age of 67 years.
Beloved husband of 46 years to Sharon (Pullan) Rice and cherished father of Roxanne (Jason) and Jennifer Rice. Fondly remembered by his grandchildren Liam, Charley and Quynn.
Also survived by his brothers Paul (Sharon) and Winston (Carol); his sisters-in-law Annie Rice, Brenda Rice, Debbie Stafford (Ray), Bev VanIterson, Shirley Pryer and a brother-in-law Art Pullan (Betty), as well as many nieces and nephews.
MATTHEWS, Frances 'Virginia' (Puchalski) - (1931 - 2017) - Peacefully, on Saturday April 15, 2017 at St. Mary’s of the Lake Hospital.
Beloved wife of Rodney Matthews. Lovely mother of Larry Matthews (Andrea), Doug Matthews (Cathi), Dick Matthews (Julie), Roddy Matthews (Josée) and Mary Jane Szumlanski (Len).
Cherished grandmother of Jason (Ali), Daniel (Kelly), Nancy (Kyle), Jennifer, Craig, Felix (Thea), Angela, Theresa, Michelle and Sarah. Great grandmother of Hayley, Emily, Avery, Aria, Preston, James and Noah.
BRIDGWATER, Carolyn Carmelle (nee Grant) - Peacefully at the L&A County General Hospital on April 14, 2017 in her 77th year.
Loving and cherished wife of Alan for 59 years. Loving mother of Debra (Martin) Marks, Jamie (Ida) Bridgwater, Laurie Goodsell and David Bridgwater. Sadly missed by her 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Fondly remembered by her brothers and sisters, as well as her many nieces and nephews.
GOODING, Margaret 'Jeannette' - Passed away peacefully in her 89th year on April 14th, 2017 in Brockville.
Jeannette’s life was distinguished by her kindness, love of family and playful spirit.
Beloved wife of the late Edward Gooding.
Loving mother of Barry (Mollie) and Robert (Sonya). ‘Nanny” to Sarah (Geraint), Emily (Victor), John (Nicole), Donald (Nicole), Edward (Chelsea) and Miguel (Dallis). “Big Nanny” to Levi, Madilyn, Jacob, Rhiana, Ellen and Paisley.
BATH, Timothy John Carl - (1979 - 2017) - Unexpectedly at home on Friday, April 14, 2017.
Beloved father of Harmony.
Cherished son of Leslie and Fern Bath. Dear brother of Carl (Kathy), Linda (Gino), Lois (Davide) and Carolyn (Jonathan). Will be missed by his 5 nephews, 5 nieces and 5 great nieces.
HARTLEY, Shirley Florence Louise (Esford) - Peacefully, at Extendicare Kingston on Thursday, April 13, 2017 - of Kingston in her 79th year.
Dear mother of Richard Donald (predeceased), Stephen Leslie, Michael William (Lynn), Kimberly Ann Louise Pitt, Jamie Earl (Karen) all of Kingston.
Nan to Mathew Pitt (Kate), Jarett Worrow, Christopher Pitt, Isaac, Nicholas, Olivia and great Nan to Grace Pitt.
CONNORS, Joanee Maria Theresa - Has Fallen Asleep in Death at Kingston General Hospital on April 13, 2017, in her 49th year.
Loving Daughter of Edward and Pat Connors. She will be lovingly remembered by her fiancé Dan King.
Dear Sister of Cathy (Joe) Baird and John Connors. Cherished Aunt of Drew and Devon Connors. Fondly remembered by her roommate Brian Smith.
BANGMA, Jacoba (Vander Wal) - Passed away peacefully at the St. Lawrence Lodge on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Jacoba (Vander Wal) Bangma, at the age of 87 years.
Beloved wife of the late Albert Bangma and dear mother of Len (Rita Veldboom), Koop, Greta McIlvenna (Reg), Hank (Maggie Hulstein), John Bangma, Jacoba Bangma, Shirley Ballentyne (David) and Richard (Cathy Couture).
Also survived by four brothers and four sisters as well as twenty two grandchildren and twenty four great grandchildren. She was predeceased by a son Johnny.
PERKINS, Russell Marston - Russ passed peacefully out of this life, confident in an eternal life with his Heavenly Father, on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 in his 99th year.
He is predeceased by his beloved wife Margaret (née Atyeo) of 57 years; his parents, James and Blanche Perkins; and brothers Alfred and Chester of Danville Quebec.
Russ will be remembered with love by his children Carol Spendlove (James), Brian Perkins (Patricia), and Donna Dickey (Stephen); his grandchildren, Jacqueline and Owen Spendlove (Amanda), Garrett and Elliott Perkins, and Jillian and Nathan Dickey (Virginia); his great-granddaughter Elysia Dickey; and his nieces and nephews.
IRWIN, Gerald William - (February 12, 1946 – April 12, 2017) -
After a long-fought battle with cancer, Gerald peacefully passed surrounded by his family at Kingston General Hospital, on April 12, 2017.
Beloved husband of Valerie (Nicol), loving father of Shawn (Nancy), Trevor (Anna), Chris (Mackenzie) and Nicole (Nick). Cherished papa of Amber, Jeremy, Brianna, Alyssa, Nicholas, Kaia and Noah.
Predeceased by his father Donald Irwin and mother Laura (Reynolds) Irwin, and brother Tim Irwin, Father-in-law Stuart Nicol and mother-in-law Wilma Nicol.
REID, George Vernon Hamilton - (Veteran WWII, 410 Squadron RCAF) Longtime employee of Millhaven Fibres Ltd/ Celanese.
Peacefully at his home, Napanee on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 in his 97th year.
Beloved husband of Phyllis Marguerite (nee Davis) for 70 yrs. Loving father of: Iris Cox (late Melvin) of Kanata, Brian (Eve Ann) of Newcastle, Janice OuderKirk (Bill) of Espanola and Kevin of Napanee. Sadly missed by his 12 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
DUMONT, June Marjorie (Percy) - Entered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital Garden Street Site on Tuesday April 11, 2017. June Marjorie (Percy) Dumont of Brockville aged 81 years.
Beloved wife of Dennison (Sonny) Dumont, loving mother of Danny Dumont.
June was predeceased by her parents Cecil and Pauline (Lagge) Percy.