Ferreira CynthiaFERREIRA, Cynthia Marie - (Ba.H Queens University) -

(November 13, 1982 - July 21, 2017) - (Infrastructure Technician, Engineering Service, City of Oshawa) - 

With profound sadness the family of Cynthia announces her passing at KGH at the young age of 34 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Beloved daughter of Antonio Jose (Tony) and Dianne (nee Markiewicz) Ferreira, cherished sister of Jennifer (Kevin) Rebelo and Michael (Amanda) Ferreira and devoted Tia of Briana, Sofia, and Karina Rebelo. Survived by many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.


Braganza OscarBRAGANZA, Oscar Anthony - Entered into rest peacefully with his family by his side at the Brockville General Hospital, Garden Street Site on Friday, July 21, 2017. Oscar Anthony Braganza, at the age of 83 years.

Beloved husband of Lucy and dear father of Ramona and Brian Braganza.

Son of the late Hilda Braganza and the late stepfather of Cajetan D'Costa. Survived by stepbrothers Joe and Jim D'Costa and stepsister Enid Lynch.


Leduc RobertLEDUC, Robert Gilbert - Peacefully at home in Deseronto on Friday, July 21, 2017 at the age of 59.

Survived by his spouse Bev Gellert and his son Raymond Gellert-Leduc (Naomi Cresswell) and grandchildren Liam and Grace Gellert-Leduc.

Predeceased by his parents Marie and Gilbert Leduc, sister Doris Wells (William) and great-niece Jessica.

Robert will be fondly remembered by his siblings Theresa Orser (Dennis) of Foxboro, Gail Wemp (late Grant) of Oro-Medonte, Linda Bailey (Mike) of Cookstown and Debbie Leduc (late Kevin South) of Napanee.


Negus RuthNEGUS, Ruth Elaine (Archibald) - (March 1, 1939 - July 20, 2017) -  Ruth passed away peacefully at Providence Care on July 20th, 2017.

Born in Upper Stewiacke, N.S. Ruth was the daughter of the late Harold and Miriam Archibald. Graduating from the Nova Scotia Hospital of Nursing in 1960 she enjoyed her career working at hospitals in Fredericton N.B., Pembroke ON., K.G.H and Hotel Dieu in Kingston.

Ruth enjoyed organizing and hosting parties, reading, the Blue Jays, but especially quilting. She spent many hours in the sweat shop (as her husband Clyde called it) quilting with her friends. She loved making quilts for her family and friends. 

Ruth was the beloved wife of Clyde for 56 years, proud mother of Kevin (Eva) and Patricia Mathewson.


HUTCHISON, Anne Margaret - It is with great sadness but also in celebration of a long life well lived that we announce the peaceful passing of Anne Hutchison at Rideaucrest Home on July 20th, 2017.

A proud Scot born in 1921 in Dundee where she met her beloved husband Tom (predeceased) at the University of St. Andrews. As adventurous newlyweds they immigrated to Canada and to RMC in 1950. A passionate environmentalist, birder, and Kingston Field Naturalist, Anne became the first Secretary/Treasurer of the Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority and later a founding member of its foundation.

She is survived by her loving children Janet Murray (Graham) and Gavin (Hilda Thompson), grandchildren, Sarah (Leon), Diana (Scott), David (Tristan), Ross, and Alison (Billy), and great grandsons Aidan, Liam, Ethan, and Colin.


Lunn EileenLUNN, Eileen Ethel - Peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital on Thursday July 20, 2017 in her 90th year.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Alvin. Loving mother of Charles (Maria). Cherished grandmother of Eileen Simpson (Bill), Crystal and Melissa, and 3 great-grandchildren.

Sister of Peter and Michael Strong, Joyce Johnston, Monica Brown and the late Kathleen Milligan. Missed by many nieces and nephews.


Steele DonSTEELE, Donald Wayne 'Don' - (1944 - 2017) - Suddenly at the Kingston General Hospital, on Thursday July 20th, 2017 in his 74th year.

Survived by his loving wife Sylvia (nee Dowker) of 50 years. Cherished dad of Kelly Lott (Dominic) and Mark. 

Predeceased by his parents Maimie and Fred, and brother Ronald and his wife Rae. Missed by his mother-in-law Dalphine Dowker, brothers Kenneth, Garry, Bob and Terry.


Duclos CherylDUCLOS, Cheryl Anne (Yeldon) - Passed away peacefully at the Brockville General Hospital on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Cheryl Anne (Yeldon) Duclos, at the age of 70 years.

Wife of the late Joseph (Rocky) Duclos. Cheryl will be missed by her mother Dorothy Yeldon and her children William (Bill) Coville (Andrea) and Don Coville (Cyndi).

Fondly remembered by Claude Lavoie as well as seven grandchildren, two great grandchildren, a brother John Yeldon (Sharon) and two sisters Donna McCauley (Danny) and Wendy Yeldon. Also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her father Donald Yeldon.


Evans OrvalEVANS, Orval - Peacefully at the Brockville General Hospital on Wednesday July 19th, 2017. Orval Evans, formerly of Oak Leaf and Smiths Falls, at the age of 76 years.

Beloved husband of the late Victoria (Vicky) Evans (nee Vezina).

Dear father of Cindy Heffernan ( Doug ), Todd Evans (Carrie) all of Athens and Julie Gray (William) of Lansdowne. Predeceased by son John of Smiths Falls.


Botsford JohnBOTSFORD, John Alphonso - It is with great sadness that the family of John Botsford announces his passing at the Kingston General Hospital on Wednesday July 19th, 2017. John Alphonso Botsford, age 82 years of Charleston Lake.

Beloved husband of Audrey Botsford (nee Bell). Dear father of Pat Botsford of Kingston, Eric Botsford (Jena) of Largo, Florida, Katie Baker (Jeff) of Athens and Matt Botsford (Jess Marx) of Kingston.

Loving grandfather of 10 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.


ANDERSON, Ruby Jean - (1932 - 2017) - Peacefully on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 in her 86th year, Ruby passed away.

Beloved wife of the late Jack Anderson (2002).

Loving mother of Gary (Carmen), Sandy Murphy (Larry) and Laurel Marion (Paul). She was the proud grandmother of Jeffrey (Ashley), Sara, Jessica (Rich), Scott, Julie and Miranda and great grandmother (GG) of Lyla and Finn. Predeceased by grandsons Michael and Justin.

Dear sister of Ray Cox (Pierrette) and Ruth Lilly.


Ponte DelziraPONTE, Delzira - Suddenly but peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at the age of 86 years.

Beloved wife of the late Manuel Ponte (1994).

Loved mother of Susanna Silver (Mark) and Ana Doucett (Richard). Cherished by Grandchildren: Tanya McKegney (Jason), Derek Doucett (Christine), Krista Astley (Brad), Lyndsay Astley (David), Jessica Doucett (Chris) and Matthew Silver; Great Grandchildren: Cooper, Kallie and Aubrey.


Gartland GerryGARTLAND, Joseph Gerald 'Gerry' - (Retired DuPont) - Peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital on Monday July 17, 2017 at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of Muriel Legault of 14 years. Loving father of Mike (Mary) and Stepdaughter Darlene Gaffney. Dear Grandfather of Johanna (Dean) and Carrie (Kyle). Proud Great grandfather of Ailissa and Calum.

Gerry was predeceased by his first wife Mary Agnes (Gorra) and by his Great Granddaughter Meaghan Agnes Gartland McCarthy. Gerry will be fondly remembered by all of his friends and family.


Humphrey CecileHUMPHREY, Cecile Gabrielle (nee Rousson) - Peacefully at Providence Care Hospital on Monday July 17, 2017 at age 81.

Beloved wife of 64 years to John. Loving mother of Karen Leeder (Michael), Deborah Donnan (John), Eric Humphrey (Helene) and the late Julie Wright.

Cherished grandmother of Jennifer Dafoe (Stephen), Cheryl Beiko (Darren), Colin Leeder (Jennifer), Justin Donnan (Tiffiny), Kyle, April and Brandon Humphrey. Proud great grandmother of 8. Sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews and friends.


Falan ClaytonFALAN, Clayton Charles - (Masonic Maple Leaf Lodge No. 119, Kingston District Shrine Club and retiree of Keith Hay Electric) -

Passed away peacefully at Briargate Retirement Home in Amherstview on Monday, July 17, 2017, in his 90th year.

Beloved husband and best friend of Helen (nee Thompson) for 49 years.

Survived by his loving sister Nan Forbes (late Theodore) and predeceased by his brothers George (late Louise) and Ward. Fondly remembered by his cousin Victor Simpkins (Linda) and many nieces and nephews.


DICKSON, Stephen Richard - Passed away peacefully at the Brockville General Hospital, Charles Street Site on Monday, July 17, 2017, at the age of 61 years.

Cherished father Stephen Dickson Jr. and the late Elizabeth Sarah Dickson. Fondly remembered by his former wife Hannah Mackey and by his sister Judith Dickson.

Predeceased by his parents Richard and Hazel Dickson.


Davidson JuliaDAVIDSON, Julia Gertrude (Fiebig) - Entered into rest at the Kingston General Hospital on Sunday July 16, 2017. Julia Gertrude (Fiebig) Davidson of Brockville age 75 years.

Beloved wife of Gerald Davidson, loving mother of Kimberley Reynolds (Kevin) of Kemptville and Stephen Davidson (Linda) of Brockville. Cherished grandmother of Kyle and Reid Reynolds and Skylar Davidson.


Allum BillALLUM, William Dean 'Bill' - (August 19, 1926 – July 16, 2017) - Bill passed away peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital in the presence of his family on July 16, 2017 in his 91st year.

Bill was the beloved husband of 67 years to Ruth Irene (Peters). Predeceased by his son Timothy Peters Allum (1963), brother Jack Allum and parents Leslie and Muriel Allum. Survived by his loving daughters Christine Muriel Camilleri (George) and Lori Leslie Allum.

Will also be missed dearly by sister-in-law Edna Lane (Don), brother-in-law Robert Burnside and many nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.


Crain EmmettCRAIN, Emmett William - Baby Emmett was born still, on July 16, 2017 at home surrounded by his loving family.

Cherished son of Jennifer and David Crain and forever loved little brother of Jackson, Takayah, Ashton, Teguan and Annika.

Dear grandson of Cathy Wilde and the late Bonnie Crain. Also survived by his aunts Tina and Tammy Crain.


Nishimura SadakoNISHIMURA, Sadako - Peacefully at Providence Care Hospital on Saturday July 15, 2017.

Beloved wife of Hiroshi Nishimura. Loving Mother of Laurie Nishimura (Rob Price), Alan (Ikumi) Nishimura, & Brian (Juliet) Nishimura. Cherished Grandma of Simon, Alexandra, Tyler, Jessica, Emma & Abigail.

Survived by brother Tsuyoshi (Mariko) Hironaka and sisters Hiroko (Chuck) Rowley & Sumie Tsukishima. Predeceased by Tomoe Nakamurai.


GOURLEY, Patricia Lillian Mary - Passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday July 15, 2017.

Beloved mother of Theresa Pettet and Luke Pettet (Rosa Galvez). Loving sister of Mort "Smitty" Tolan (Patricia). Lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews.

Adored all animals, adopted many. Keeper of many lists, on many pieces of paper. Loved jazz. Able to laugh at life's absurdities.


Coffin DavidCOFFIN, David Albert - (November 7, 1923 - July 14, 2017) - Passed away on Friday, July 14, 2017 at Friendly Manor Nursing Home in Deseronto, in his 94th year.

Beloved husband of the late Dallas Coffin (nee Butler).

Lovingly remembered by her two sons David (Ina) of Kingston and Roger (Erika) of Trenton. Dear Papa of Steven (Cathy-Jo), Darren (Mandy), Randy (Jesse). Special Great-Papa Coffin to Devon and Jennifer. Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews and extended family.

Predeceased by his brother Louis Coffin.


NEWELL, Cindy D. - (October 4, 1959 – July 14, 2017) - (Correctional Services Canada – Officer for 25 years) - 

Cindy peacefully passed away in Kingston with her beloved family by her side.

Treasured by her two daughters Caitlin and Tamara Newell-Bell. Predeceased by her parents Paul and Mildred Newell. Cindy leaves behind her sisters Gail Norris (Dave), Blossom Maher and Pauline Anthony.

Many Nieces and Nephews; Frank and Kim Norris, Valerie, Paul and Cindy (Alister) Maher, Lorell (Mario) and Lindsay (Conrad) Anthony.  Great nephews Loïk, Jude, and Carter.


TRAPP, Ryan Allen - Unexpectedly but peacefully entered into rest with family and friends by his side at the Kingston General Hospital on July 13, 2017. Ryan Allen Trapp of Brockville, aged 32 years.

Beloved son of Richard Trapp and Nancy McNamara, brother of Hayley Trapp of Kingston, Gavin Trapp (Stephanie) of Toronto and Sebastian the Dachshund.

Grandson of Allen and Betty McNamara of Brockville and Ken and the late Mary Trapp of Fonthill. Nephew of John (Anne) Trapp of Pain Court, Sandra Trapp of Hamilton and Linda Trapp of Seeley’s Bay. Ryan is also survived by 2 cousins Ian and Stephanie.


MERVYN, Edith Evaline - Passed away, at the Kingston General Hospital on Thursday, July 13, 2017. Edith Evaline Mervyn of Kingston at age 90.

Beloved friend and companion of Norman Smith. Dear mother of Sheila Scally (late Mel) of Enterprise and Donald Mervyn of Kingston and step-mother of Corinne Lewis and Mae Mervyn of Manitoulin Island.

Great-grandmother of R.D. Campbell (Amanda) of Toronto and predeceased by grand daughter Cindy Blair.


Littlejohn JosephLITTLEJOHN, Joseph Edward - Passed away peacefully at the Kingston Health Services Centre on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Joseph Edward Littlejohn, at the age of 33 years.

Beloved son of Brenda Benoit and Dale Littlejohn (Inez). Joseph will be missed by his son Jacob Littlejohn, siblings James Littlejohn, Amanda Johnston, Jessica Johnston and Stuart Johnston, and grandfather George Benoit Sr.

Remembered by his wife Nicole Creamer and several aunts and uncles.