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CARTER, Jeremy Lewis Carter - Obituary | Print |

CARTER, Jeremy Lewis -   "Express Condolences"

Carter_JeremyApril 25, 1979 - August 15, 2014

Passed away suddenly at home in Richmond Hill, Ontario on Friday August 15, 2014.

Beloved son of the late Douglas and Darlene Carter.

Arrangements under the direction of THOMPSON FUNERAL HOME, Aurora, ON.

THOMPSON FUNERAL HOME

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CLEARY, William Stanley Cleary - Obituary | Print |

CLEARY, William Stanley -

Cleary_WilliamMarch 31, 1931 - August 18, 2014

Passed away peacefully with grace and dignity on Monday, August 18, 2014.

Sadly missed by his wife Diane, his children Joanne (Bob), Jim and Kathleen (Rob), by his grandchildren Alex, Madison, Ian, Meghan, Kyle and Caitlin.

Predeceased by his brother John James and sister-in-law Audrey Cleary, along with many family and friends. Born March 31, 1931 in Toronto. Had a long and successful career at B.A./Gulf Oil Canada for 36 years.

Long retired, Jim enjoyed time with his 6 grandchildren and cheering on his beloved Toronto Argonauts.

Fondly remembered for his sense of humour, quick mind and loyal commitment to family and friends. Never to be forgotten by those who knew him.

Visitation will be held at the McEACHNIE FUNERAL HOME, 28 Old Kingston Rd., Ajax (905-428-8488) on Wednesday, August 20 from 7:00 - 9:00 pm.

A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel of the Funeral Home on Thursday, August 21 at 11:00 am.

Jim will be laid to rest in Pine Ridge Memorial Gardens, Ajax.

If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society and would be greatly appreciated.

A Guest Book may be signed on-line at mceachniefuneral.ca.

McEACHNIE FUNERAL HOME

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DUNNING, Norma (nee Haughie) Dunning - Obituary | Print |

DUNNING, Norma (nee Haughie) -

Passed away unexpectedly on August 18, 2014 at Eatonville Care Centre at the age of 79.

Wife of the late W.F. Ron Dunning. 

Loving mother of Peter (Joan), Brenda, Tim (Leslie) and Kim. Grandma of eight and great-grandma of three. 

Survived by sister Barbara Oag (Hank). 

Warm hugs and thanks to the staff at Eatonville Care Centre for their compassionate care and for truly treating us like family. 

Her career as a mentor/teacher to Special Education students was so very suited to her kindness, patience and ability to recognize the strengths in others.

Funeral Service will be held in Toronto on Saturday, August 23rd. 

As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Canada.

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FELLOWS, Catherine 'Betty' (MacNeil) Fellows Obituary | Print |

FELLOWS, Catherine 'Betty' (MacNeil) -

Fellows_BettyPassed away peacefully at Tansley Woods in Burlington on Monday, August 18, 2014 at the age of 70.

Beloved wife of the late Norman Fellows (2011).

Dearly loved mother of Seann (Jennifer) Fellows, Donald (Maria Bej) Fellows and the late Sheila Fellows (2011). Cherished Grandma of Braedan, Caelan, Alicia, Malcolm, Olena and Julia and Great-Grandma of Domenic and Trinity.

Dear sister of Mike (Dorothy) MacNeil and Sheila (the late Vance) Shermet, Dear sister-in-law of Mary Anne MacNeil. Lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Dear companion of Carl Kohler.

Predeceased by her sisters Mona and Alma MacNeil and her brother Donald MacNeil.

Arrangements out of Niagara Falls. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Patrick's Church. The Rite of Committal will follow.

In memory of Betty donations to Joseph Brant Wellness House would be appreciated by her family.

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FERNIE, Helen Hunter Fernie - Obituary | Print |

FERNIE, Helen Hunter -   "Express Condolences"

Fernie_HelenDecember 2, 1925 - August 2, 2014

Passed away peacefully at Rayoak Place on August 2, 2014.

Predeceased by her best friend Gordon Thatcher.

Helen will be sadly missed by her sisters, May (Bill Moore) and Joyce (Jim Fowles), her nieces Pam, Susan, Lesli, Kimberly, Lynda and their families.

A Memorial service willbe held at the TRULL FUNERAL HOME, 1111 Danforth Ave. on  Sunday August 24th at 2 p.m.

Helen was a life time member of the Riverdale Presbyterian Church and a retiree of The City of Toronto.

A special thanks to the staff at Rayoak Place for their kindness.

TRULL FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE

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FILNTISSIS, Theodore Filntissis - Obituary | Print |

FILNTISSIS, Theodore -

Passed away peacefully on August 18, 2014 in his 8Oth year.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Panagiota Floros Filntissis.

Beloved father, friend and grandfather to Fivi, George, Nikos, Lee-Anne and Dion.

He will always be remembered for his kindness, generosity, grace and dignity.

Service will be held in Scarborough on Saturday, August 23rd.

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GATT, Joseph (Joe) Gatt - Obituary | Print |

GATT, Joseph (Joe) -

On Monday, August 18, 2014 at Humber River Regional Hospital, Church Site, at the age 84.

Beloved husband of Sheila for 50 years.

Loving father of Paul (Cindy), Peter (Celine), Joan (Kevin) and Linda (David).

Cherished granddad of Jamie, Taylor, Ryan, Sabrina, Kaitlyn, Lukas, Sierra, Suzanne, Michele, Emma and Bethany. Joe was a longtime owner of J. Gatt Fish and Chips.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 811 Lawrence Ave. W., Toronto, on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 10 a.m.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to The Hospital for Sick Children would be appreciated.

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HAMILTON, Victor Hamilton Obituary | Print |

HAMILTON, Victor -

Hamilton_VictorPeacefully, on Monday, August 18, 2014 at the Niagara-on-the-Lake Hospital. Victor, in his 75th year.

Beloved husband of Sylvia (nee Woodbine) for 50 years.

Loving father of Hank and his wife Karin and Brenda and her husband John Barclay.

Loved grandfather of Payton, Victoria and Lindsay.

Predeceased by his brother Tom and by his sisters Katherine Wood, Elizabeth Hunter and Anita Besta.

Funeral service will be held in Georgetown on Saturday, August 23rd.

In memory contributions to Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.

 

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HOPKINS, Thomas John 'Homer' Hopkins Obituary | Print |

HOPKINS, Thomas John 'Homer' -

Hopkins_Thomas_HomerAge 53, of Burlington passed away suddenly on Monday, August 18, 2014.

Son of Pamela Hopkins and the late Bruce Hopkins of Victoria, B.C.

He is survived by his loving wife Francine (nee St. Louis) of 24 years and was a dear father to their children Ryan (Chelsea), Corey and Jordan.

He is also survived by brothers Captain (Navy) Brent Hopkins (Karen) of Rome, Italy and Michael of Hamilton and sisters Susan Dobrovits (Ted) and Tracy of British Columbia. He will be dearly missed by his in-laws, nephews and niece and many close friends.

Tom was an avid golfer and enjoyed hockey and fishing with his sons. He was a valued employee at Fine Lines Signs where he worked for over 20 years.

Funeral Mass will be held at St. Paul the Apostle Roman Catholic Church, 2265 Headon Road, Burlington on Saturday, August 23rd at 11a.m.

In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

Forever in our thoughts… You have been so loved and will be deeply missed.

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HUNT, Elda Hunt - Obituary | Print |

HUNT, Elda -

June 9, 1926 - Port Howe, NS August 18, 2014 - Calgary, AB

Elda Virginia Hunt (nee MacKay), was born on June 9, 1926 in Port Howe, Nova Scotia.

Elda greatly enjoyed travelling to many parts of Canada, U.S.A and Europe in her later years with Wayne and Adele.

Mom peacefully departed on her final trip on August 18, 2014.

We will miss her infectious laughter, her mischievous smiles and hugging "Grammy" at family gatherings.

Mom will be lovingly remembered by sisters, brothers and their families from British Columbia, Ontario, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia; daughter-in-law Adele of Calgary; as well as many grandchildren and great- grandchildren.

My beloved and courageous mom-in-law was predeceased by her parents Maude and John MacKay; brothers Horace and Calvin; her husband Stewart; and sons Laird and Wayne.

Many thanks to the staff at Intercare Southwood Care Centre as well as the staff at Southwood Hospice for their loving care. Mom's last wishes were for a small family memorial in Calgary.

If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society , 200 - 325 Manning Rd. NE, Calgary, AB T2E 2P5, 403-205-3966, email donorservices@cancer.ab.ca.

In living memory of Elda Hunt, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park.

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JEFFERSON, Eleanor Lillian (Misener) Jefferson Obituary | Print |

JEFFERSON, Eleanor Lillian (nee Misener) -

Jefferson_EleanorPassed away at Allendale on Monday August 18, 2014 in her 104th year.

Loving wife of the late Gordon Jefferson (1985).

Mother of Mary Lou and Cathy (Mike). Grandmother of Larry (Tanya) and Chris. Great grandmother of Hannah, Nerissa, Nolan, Donovan, and Amelia.

Survived by many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by sisters Evelyn Bishop, Nellye Schuyler, Grace Misener, Orpha Field, Adah Armstrong and brother Dr. Andrew Grant Misener.

A funeral service will be held in Milton on Thursday. Interment.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Boston Presbyterian Church would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks to the caring staff at Allendale and special thanks to volunteer Catherine Groh.

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KELLY, Joan (Reeder) Kelly - Obituary | Print |

KELLY, Joan (nee Reeder) -

Surrounded by her loving family, Joan passed away peacefully, after a lengthy illness, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday, August 18, 2014 in her 84th year.

She was the beloved wife of the late Jim and cherished mother of Candace Gibson, Paul and his wife Cindy, Nigel Los and his wife Sherrie, Joanna Kurylowicz and her husband Dave and the late Alastair.

Much loved Nana of Michelle, Patrick, Shannon, Ben, Adam and Rachel. Joan will be lovingly remembered by the rest of her family and friends.

Friends will be received at St. Paul's on the Hill Anglican Church, 882 Kingston Rd., Pickering, on Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 1 p.m. until time of memorial service at 2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be preferred.

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KIRBY, Brian James Kirby - Obituary | Print |

KIRBY, Brian James -   "Express Condolences" 

May 11, 1925 - August 18, 2014

Born Dublin, Ireland May 11, 1925, died Toronto, August 18, 2014.

Dearly loved son of the late James and Josephine Kirby.

Predeceased by brothers Séan and Michael.

Will be sadly missed by sisters Nuala, Peigi, Deirdre (Allen Hughes) and brothers Jimmy and Gerald and his many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held in Ottawa at a later date.

ROSAR-MORRISON FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL

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KURRLE, Gordon Kurrle - Obituary | Print |

KURRLE, Gordon -

(Employee of Mirror Your World since 1996)

Suddenly, on Monday, August 18, 2014 at the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, at age 50.

Gordon Kurrle, beloved husband of Rosemarie Brown of Blackstock.

Loving stepfather of Elaine West of Cambray, Corrie West of Manilla, and Adam West and Robin of Blackstock.

Loved grandfather of 6 grandchildren. Dear brother of Monika Kurrle-Taylor and her husband Steven Taylor of Bethel, Connecticut, and Heidi and her husband Steve Underwood of Cannington. He will be missed by many nieces and nephews.

A celebration of his life will be held at the Utica Memory Hall, 13990 Marsh Hill Road, Port Perry on Tuesday, August 26th at 2 p.m.

If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Port Perry Hospital Foundation.

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LEE TING, Mary (Chow) Lee Ting - Obituary | Print |

LEE TING, Mary (nee Chow) -

Passed away peacefully on August 18, 2014.

Beloved wife of the late Charles, mother of Joseph (Hazel), Kenneth, George, Suzanne Siu, Jeffery, Patricia, Kelvin, Lynette and Linda Prpic (Jerry), grandmother of Herman, Raymond (Sasha), Sarah and Joshua.

Funeral service on Friday, August 22nd at 2 p.m. at St. John the Baptist (Dixie) Anglican Church, 719 Dundas Street East, Mississauga.

Heartfelt thanks to the doctors and nurses at Trillium Hospital and to Doreen Wilson for the loving care they administered to our mother.

In lieu of flowers, a contribution to Trillium Health Partners Foundation would be appreciated.

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Lo PRESTI, Joseph Salvatore Lo Presti - Obituary | Print |

Lo PRESTI, Joseph Salvatore -

Passed away peacefully at Scarborough General Hospital on Monday, August 18, 2014 at the age of 76, surrounded by his family.

Loving husband of Marie Joan (nee Liotta) for 51 years. Cherished father of Christina (John), Michael (Bonnie). Beloved grandpa of Lauren, Tayler, Mitchell, Sam and Charlie.

Predeceased by his parents Augustina and Joseph Lo Presti and his brothers Lorenzo, Lawrence and John. Survived by his siblings Anthony (Nell), Sister Josephine of the Maryknoll Sisters, Pearl Zucchero (late Charlie) and Margaret.

Loved brother-in-law of Betty and Norma Lo Presti. Beloved uncle to many.

Funeral Mass will be held at Precious Blood Catholic Church, 1737 Lawrence Ave. E. at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 21, 2014.  Interment to follow.

If desired, donations to the Scarborough Hospital - General Division - ICU would be greatly appreciated by the family.

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MAHON, Andrew Kyle Mahon - Obituary | Print |

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Mahon_AndrewUnexpectedly on Monday August 18, 2014 in Oshawa at the age of 24.  

Andrew, beloved son of Kathy Beamish and Robert Mahon.  

Much loved brother of Janine Beamish, Justin O’Brien and Alisha Mahon.  

Loved uncle of Damian Townsend.  

Andrew will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by his family and friends.

Friends may call at ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King St. E. Oshawa (905) 433-4711 on Thursday August 21st from 9:30.am. Funeral service at 11am.

Donations in lieu of flowers toward his permanent resting place at Thornton Cemetery would be greatly appreciated.

Donations can be made payable to Janine Beamish.

To share an online condolence please visit armstrongfuneralhome.net.

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MARCOTTE, Allan Joseph Marcotte Obituary | Print |

MARCOTTE, Allan Joseph -

Marcotte_AllanPassed away peacefully at home, August 18, 2014, at the age of 59, surrounded by family and friends after a long battle with cancer.

Loved father of Brent (Christina), son of Jennine (Bert), brother of Celine, Helene, Jack (Melanie), and the late Sylvain. Grandpa Al will be missed by his granddaughters, Claire and Molly.

A service will be held in Burlington on Saturday, August 23rd.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

Special thanks to Bob and Sue Jones for all their help.

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MAXWELL, Beatrice Eleanor (Cutler) Maxwell - Obituary | Print |

MAXWELL, Beatrice Eleanor (nee Cutler) -

Passed away peacefully at the Scarborough Retirement Centre on Monday, August 18, 2014.

Bea joins her beloved late husband Larry.

Predeceased by her mother Annie Mary (Thomas) Cutler, her brother Howard and his wife Betty.

She will be sadly missed by her children Lynn and Gary (Mary Ellen), granddaughter Elyse and family friend Marion.

Friends and family will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.

Service will be held in Scarborough on Saturday August 23rd.  Cremation will follow. Future interment.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Charles H. Best Research Foundation for Diabetes.

"The Lord is my Shepherd and I will dwell in the House of the Lord forever"

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MOUSSEAU, Lucille Marie Mousseau - Obituary | Print |

MOUSSEAU, Lucille Marie -

Peacefully, at the Mississauga Specialty Care Nursing Home, on Monday, August 18, 2014, at the age of 88.

Loving sister of the late Yvette, Louis, Marcelle, Roland, Coco and Claudette.

She will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held in Mississauga on Thursday, August 21st.

For those who wish, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

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PAL, Ferenc (Frank) Pal - Obituary | Print |

PAL, Ferenc (Frank) -

Entered into rest on Monday, August 18, 2014 at Cedarvale Nursing Home in Keswick at the age of 85. 

Frank, beloved husband to the late Susanna. 

Dear Father to Elisabeth and her husband Calvin Appleton.

Grandfather to Amanda and Adam.  Survived by his brother James Pal and sister Elizabeth Holtzman.

Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 10 a.m. from Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, 70 Toronto St. North. 

In Frank’s memory, donations may be made to the Alzheimers Society.

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PATTERSON, Gertrude (Moll) Patterson - Obituary | Print |

PATTERSON, Gertrude (nee Moll) -

Passed away peacefully at the Crown Ridge Long Term Care Facility on Monday, August 18, 2014.

Predeceased by her parents Bertram and Ethel Moll (nee Poole), her beloved husband Patrick, her sister Beatrice (Bea) Ovens and her brother Jack. Survived by her sons and their families: Patrick, his wife Karen, granddaughter Katharine, her husband Nathan Fitzsimmons and great-grandson Jericho; Michael, his wife Nia, granddaughter Belinda; and many nieces and nephews.

She was the last of her generation in our family and her circle of friends from the 1920s to the 1950s and as she said "someone has to be last".

She is now with Dad and they have begun dancing again as they so loved to do in their youth.

Funeral Service will be held in Scarborough on Wednesday, August 20th.

The family wishes to thank the staff of Crown Ridge and Dr. Kaladeen for their care during Mom's stay at Crown Ridge.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Belleville Humane Society, 527 Avonlough Rd., Belleville, ON.

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ROGERS, Patricia 'Pat' Ann (Lynn) Rogers - Obituary | Print |

ROGERS, Patricia 'Pat' Ann (Lynn) -   "View Family Photos & Express Condolences"

Rogers_PatriciaDecember 29, 1936 - August 18, 2014

Passed away peacefully at the age of 77 at Chester Village Nursing Home in Toronto.

Loving wife of 57 years to Edward (Ted).

Beloved mother of David (Jayne), Donald (Jacinta), Ronald (Tamara), Richard (Zahra), Mary, Edward (Carol), Timothy (Isabel), Patricia (Ted). Proud grandmother of Jeffrey, Laurel, Stephanie, Carter, Natalie, Ryan, Katya, Abraham, Alec, Shane, William, Charlie, Claudia, Max, Ben, Arabella. Sister of Kenneth. Predeceased by brother Raymond, sisters Helen, Dorothy, Marie.

Loving aunt of many nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank the nursing and care staff at Chester Village for their patient and extremely kind attention shown to Pat over the past 8 months.

Pat had a strong devotion to her Catholic faith and was thoughtful and gracious throughout her life. She enjoyed her many volunteer activities including Catechism Programs, the Good Shepherd, Catholic Charities and the parishes in her life. Pat was a wonderful caregiver to many of her grandchildren.

Friends and relatives will be received at the GIFFEN-MACK DANFORTH FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 2570 Danforth Ave. (at Main St. subway), 416-698-3121, on Wednesday, August 20th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.

Funeral Service to be held at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Toronto, 1810 Queen Street E., at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 21st, with reception to follow.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Shepherds' Trust at www.shepherdstrust.org or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

Online condolences may be posted to giffenmackdanforth.com.

GIFFEN-MACK DANFORTH FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE

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ROTENBURG, Jennie Rotenburg - Obituary | Print |

ROTENBURG, Jennie -

In the early morning hours of August 18, 2014, passed away unexpectedly at Fudger House, age 102.

She was predeceased by her loving husband of 61 years, Samuel (September 1, 2003).

Jennie was known for her indomitable spirit and cheerfulness in the face of adversity. She will be forever remembered by her only daughter Evelyn.

Special thanks to Carmelita and the staff of Fudger House for their loving care over the last seven and a half years.

A graveside service will take place on Wednesday, August 20th.

Memorial donations in Jennie's memory may be made to The Easter Seal Society 416-421-8377 or to the David Suzuki Foundation.

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SCOTT, William Beverley (Bev) Scott - Obituary | Print |

SCOTT, William Beverley (Bev)

Scott_WilliamEntered into rest at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay on Monday, August 18, 2014.

Bev, who just turned 97 on July 7, was the beloved husband of the late Milly (nee Fairfield) (2006).

Loving father of Paul James Scott and Patricia (Trish) Louise Scott and her husband Brian Smith all of Lindsay.

Treasured son of the late William James Scott and Elsie Irene (nee Lowrey).

Friends are invited to call at the STODDART FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 24 Mill Street, Lindsay K9V 2L1 (705-324-3205) on Friday, August 22 from 2:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M. In keeping with Bev’s wishes, there will be no funeral service and cremation will follow.

A memorial gathering will be held at the STODDART FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE on Saturday, September 20 from 1:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M.

Interment of cremated remains later at Cataraqui Cemetery, Kingston.

If desired, memorial donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated.

On-line condolences may be directed to stoddartfuneralhome.com.

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SEUNARINE, Pearl Margarita (SANKERALLI) Seunarine - Obituary | Print |

SEUNARINE, Pearl Margarita (née SANKERALLI) -

November 27, 1930 - August 17, 2014

It is with much sadness but hearts filled with love and comfort that she will be with her God, that the family announces the passing of Pearl on Sunday, August 17, 2014.

She was the loving wife of the late Fulton Seunarine, adoring mother to Mary (Dan), Atheling (Kim) and Clarence, doting Agee to Sterling, gentle Nahnee to Clayton and Jasmine, dear sister to Ainsley Sankeralli, cherished daughter to her deceased parents Atheling and Louisa Sankeralli and esteemed cousin, aunt, friend, role model and so, so much more.

Born in Trinidad and Tobago, WI, in 1930, Pearl began her training in music that would be central to her life and also started her lifelong career as a teacher. In December 1962 she came with her two children to Canada to rejoin her husband who was studying in Hamilton at McMaster University and the following year they had their third child.

They set down roots in Westdale and very soon Pearl started teaching with the Hamilton Public School Board and became a pillar in the community and at Westdale United Church.

A going concern all her life, Pearl made sure bellies were well fed with delicious and healthy food and everything was kept clean, all while teaching full time, first as an elementary classroom teacher and then many years of music and finally ESL, earning her Bachelor's in Music from McMaster, running off to Church and Bach-Elgar Choir practices, going to this committee meeting or that organisation, such as the Canadian Caribbean Cultural Association, UNICEF, the Canadian Women's Club, entertaining countless numbers, hosting giant Carol Sings, nominated for Woman of the Year in Hamilton, etc., etc., etc.

A visitation will also be held at WESTDALE UNITED CHURCH, 99 North Oval, Hamilton, on Sunday, August 24th from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., followed by a Funeral Service at 3:30.

A Celebration of Pearl's Life will commence after the Funeral Service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the United Church Mission and Service Fund or World Vision.

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TRAETTO, Angela Traetto - Obituary | Print |

TRAETTO, Angela -

Peacefully surrounded by her family on Monday, August 18, 2014 at Credit Valley Hospital.

Beloved wife of the late Amedeo.

Loving mother of Maria Traetto and her husband Mario, Liliana Rushton and husband Bill, Susanna Silvestri and her husband Lennie, Antonio Traetto and his wife Elaine and Lucia Traetto.

Cherished Nonna of Rocco, Deanna Sonia, Dahlia, Angela, Sarah, Michael, Nicholas, Robert, Lucas, Olivia, Amedeo and Antonio.

Cherished Bis Nonna of Lily Ann. Dear sister of Giulia, Giovanna, Paolo, Arnaldo and the late Bettina, Antonio, Agostino, Giuseppe and Decio. 

Funeral Mass will be held at St. Dominic's Roman Catholic Church, 625 Atwater Ave., Mississauga, on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 10:30 a.m.

If desired, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.

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WHALEY, Gwynneth Muriel Boe (Keeling) Whaley - Obituary | Print |

WHALEY, Gwynneth Muriel Boe (nee Keeling)

Passed away peacefully at age 87 on Monday, August 18, 2014 surrounded by her loving family at home in Toronto.

Muriel was predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Raymond Laverne Whaley and by her first husband, Ronald Arthur Boe.

Daughter of the late Anne and Lorne Keeling and sister of the late Doris (Eric) McIlwain and Joan (Don) Copeland. Proud and dedicated mother to Linda (Gary) Steele, Susan (John) Sherwood, Carol Whaley, Bruce (Susie) Whaley, Janice (Peter) Feanny. Loving and caring grandmother to Erin, Lindsay (Shawn Snider) and Jeffery Steele, Ryan (Lindsay), Justin (Robyn) and Breanne Sherwood, Yasmine, Derya and Kamil Whaley-Kalaora, Hannah and Adam Whaley, Molly, Tanner and Noah Feanny.

Muriel was born on April 27, 1927 in Toronto, Ontario. Proud graduate of Allenby Public School and North Toronto Collegiate. She graduated from Victoria College, University of Toronto with an Honours Bachelor of Science degree in Household Economics (1949). Muriel was a committed member of the Beta Tau Sigma Fraternity XI Chapter, the Hyperion Club of St. James Bond Church Bible Study and two bridge clubs, the Bayview Village Bridge Club and the "Young" Bridge Club.

Muriel was a dynamic volunteer with Meals on Wheels, the Canadian Cancer Society, the Canadian Red Cross and the United Church Women.  She was also a very active member of Forest Grove United Church. Muriel had a passion for knitting, baking, sewing, travelling the world, bridge, curling, family and her faith.

She especially loved to welcome family and friends to share her oasis at the cottage in Muskoka.

Memorial Service will be held at Forest Grove United Church (43 Forest Grove Dr., North York) on Friday, August 22 at 11:00 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Forest Grove United Church, Family Network for Deaf Children or the Canadian Cancer Society.  Private cremation.

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BARENS, Henry Barens Obituary | Print |

BARENS, Henry -

Barens_Henry(March 6, 1956 - August 17, 2014) - Henry passed away at his home in his 59th year following a brief illness.

 

He was predeceased by his father Henk in 1967 and his mother Wijke in 2010.

He is survived by his brothers: Fred (wife Rosemarie), Harry (wife Roberta), Syd (wife Nikki), Gary (wife Michelle) and his sister Frances (spouse Scott).  Henry is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.



The funeral service will be held in Acton on Wednesday, August 20th.  Cremation has taken place.


Remembrances to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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BOWIE, Isobella (GARDINER) Bowie - Obituary | Print |

BOWIE, Isobella (nee GARDINER) -

Passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Trillium Hospital, Mississauga at the age of 90.

Wife of the late Donald Duncan Bowie.

Mother of James and his wife Sandra and Patricia Innes (Bernie Shaw). Grandmother of Marnie Usher (Peter), Kyle Bowie, Christine Marion (Larry) and Steven Innes (Tracey). Great- grandmother of Caitlin, Jaimie, Olivia, Cody, Josh, Matthew and Taylor.

Survived by her brother Jack Gardiner and his wife Norma and their family Angela Russell (Andrew) and Moira Gardiner, of Scotland. Predeceased by her son-in-law Jim Innes.

Cremation has taken place.  A private service will be held.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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