VanNorman, Kathleen after a heroic battle, surrounded by family on Monday, October 2nd, 2000, we announce with sorrow the passing of Kay. Beloved daughter of David and Lucy Kennedy. Loving mother of Danni-Lynn Flamenco (Ricardo), Sydney Hannem (Kevin) and Natalie VanNorman (Chad Harju). Cherished Nana to Kyle, Koby, Richard, Cameron, Wade and Braxtyn. Beloved sister of David Kennedy (Marcellaise), Magloire (Mac) Kennedy (Laura), Noreen Beauchamp (Daniel), Cecilia Moxam (Douglas), Beverly Stinson (Eldon), Edward Kennedy (Martha) and Peter Kennedy (Angie). Also survived by numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. She was employed at the St. Joseph General Hospital in Elliot Lake for 30 years during which time she developed relationships with her patients and co-workers who will remember her most for her compassion and kindness. She had a beautiful spirit, love without boundaries and will forever be in our hearts. Resting at the ELLIOT LAKE FUNERAL CHAPEL (705-848-9250), Wednesday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. The funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday, October 5th, 2000 at 11:00 a.m. from Our Lady of Fatima Parish. Cremation to follow. Kay’s wishes were to aid in the research of the two disorders her grandsons endure. Memorial contributions may be made to the Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa Research Association (DebRa) (Skin disorder), Tourette Syndrome (Involuntary ticks) or the Elliot Lake Palliative Care Fund.
DALES, Dr. John Wesley
In loving memory of Dr. John Wesley Dales, who passed away Wednesday morning, January 31st, 2001 at the Sudbury Regional Hospital - St. Joseph’s Health Centre. John was an anesthetist at Sudbury Memorial Hospital since 1968. Beloved husband of Sandra (Williams) Dales of Sudbury. Loving father of Susan of Oakville, Gregory (wife Elsie) of Mississauga, Tony (wife Chris) of Delta, B.C., John (wife Kirsty) of Sudbury and Edgar of London. Dear grandfather of Jane, Robin, Ryan, Erin, Andrew, Sarah, Megan and 1 great granddaughter Taylor. Dear brother of Joe of Keswick, Betty Hammond of Brantford, Tom of Perth, and Bob and Dorothy both predeceased. Sadly missed by nieces and nephews. At John’s request, there will be no public visitation or service. Cremation. Donations to the Heart and Soul Campaign Cardiac Care Unit would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME.
PEARSALL, Lois Anne (nee Pelletier)
The family announces with deep sorrow the sudden passing of Lois on Wednesday, April 4th, 2001 at the Sudbury Regional Hospital - Memorial Site, at the age of 77 years. Loving wife of the late Dr. Howard “Howie” Pearsall. Beloved mother of Nancy Dubblestyne (husband Lou), Lee Stedman, Dr. Don Pearsall (wife Lina), Laura Pearsall (partner Luis), Kathy Pearsall and Joanne Demarco (husband Peter). Cherished grandmother of Kristen (husband Doug), Stefan, Sam, Mac, Genie, Holly, Jenna and Cora. Dear great grandmother of Alexei. Dear daughter of Fred and Geneva Pelletier both predeceased. Dear sister of Jean Woods (husband Chester) of Belleville and the late Paul Pelletier predeceased (wife Rolly of Sault Ste. Marie). Lois was born in Sault Ste. Marie, she married Howie in 1945 after graduating as a Registered Nurse from St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto. They moved to Sudbury in 1950. Lois created a strong family unity and she instilled tradition. She was a past president of the I.O.D.E. Nipissing Chapter and was active over the years in the P.T.A.s and Catholic Charities. She loved curling, bridge and cheering for the Blue Jays. Her warmth, honesty, love, strength and sense of humour will be sadly missed. Memorial Service in the R.J. Barnard Chapel, JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, 233 Larch St. on Saturday, April 7th, 2001 at 2:30 p.m. Cremation at the Parklawn Crematorium. Donations to the Heart & Soul Campaign would be appreciated. (Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday or after 2 p.m. Saturday.)
BECK, Annie “Gwendolyn” Agnes (nee Black)
Gwen passed away peacefully on May 30th, 2001, at the Westmount Retirement Home with her family at her side. Born in Graysville, Manitoba in 1914 to Rev. Wm. Black and Annie Macfarlane. She graduated as an R.N. from Kingston General Hospital in 1936. She married in 1941 to H. Eric Beck, who predeceased her in 1965. She resided in Timmins, ON until 1989 when she moved to Sudbury to be near her family. For many years, she worked at the St. Mary’s Hospital, Timmins as an R.N. She was a member of the ACW of St. Mathew’s Cathedral, Timmins, and was a volunteer at the Timmins Museum. Upon moving to Sudbury she was a member of the Church of the Epiphany. Beloved mother of sons Hugh (wife Agnes), Colin (wife Shirley), John (wife Janis), and William. Survived by 5 Grandchildren: Eric, Amanda (husband Stephen), Jamie, Kelly and Adam. Predeceased by both parents, brothers Allan, Herbert, Margaret, Marian, and Phyllis. Gwen will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Resting at the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, 233 Larch St., Sudbury. Funeral Service in the R.J. Barnard Chapel on Saturday June 2nd, 2001 at 4:00 p.m. Cremation at the Parklawn Crematorium. Interment to be held at Penetanguishene at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Soul Campaign or the Northeastern Ontario Cancer Clinic Care Unit would be appreciated. (Friends may call from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Friday and after 2:00 p.m. Saturday.)
HAUSER, Veronica (nee Pandke)
In loving memory of Veronica (nee Pandke) Hauser, 91 years, who passed away Thursday morning, May 31st, 2001 at the Crescent Park Lodge, Fort Erie. She was born in Little Current and married Orville Hauser in 1951. Veronica grew up in Sudbury and graduated from St. Elizabeth School of Nursing in 1933. She had nursed for over 25 years at the C.C. INCO Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital and the Sudbury District Health Unit from which she retired in 1974. She moved to Fort Erie in 1976 and attended St. Michael’s Church. A dedicated nurse she took great pride and interest in her profession belonging to the Registered Nurses Association and her nursing Alumni. A devout Roman Catholic when living in Sudbury she attended Christ the King Church where she belonged to the parish CWL. An avid reader, Veronica will be remembered as a kind, loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Beloved wife of Oscar Boileau predeceased in 1949 and Orville Hauser of Fort Erie. Loving mother of Pauline van der Grinten (husband Gordon) of Fort Erie and Claire Falcioni (husband Jerry) of Sudbury. Cherished grandmother of Tammy Hamilton (husband John), Gordon van der Grinten Jr. (wife Carol), Kelly Popadziuk (husband Chet), Natalie Tarnopolsky (husband Gerry) and Andrea Falcioni (husband Paul); great grandchildren Alexander, Matthew, Lindsay, Erika, Mitchell, Kyle, Tristan and Dante. Dear daughter of William and Eugenie (Côté) Pandke predeceased. Dear sister of Mae Chevrette (husband Mike) both predeceased, Ovus Pandke predeceased (wife Delvina of Killarney) Eugene Pandke (wife Lillian) both predeceased, Edwin Pandke (wife Eileen) of London and Florence Pandke predeceased. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Resting at the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, 233 Larch St., Sudbury. Funeral Mass in Christ the King Church, 30 Beech St., Sudbury on Monday, June 4th, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. Interment in the Sudbury Catholic Cemetery. Donations to the Crescent Park Lodge Residents Council or the charity of choice would be appreciated. (Friends may call from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. and from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Sunday.)
BAGATTO, Paolina (Panerai)
The children of Paolina Bagatto (nee Panerai) announce with sorrow her death on Wednesday, June 20th, 2001 at the Laurentian Hospital. Beloved mother of Renza Caldwell (husband Michael), Luigi (wife Sheridan), Giuseppe (fiancee Sharon) and Rossella. Loving grandmother of Robert Marsden, Robert Luigi, Renzo and Sara. She was predeceased by her husband, Renzo in January 1982 and her brother, Remo Panerai and her parents, Brunetta and Giuseppe Panerai. She is survived by her sisters in law, Lea Bagatto and Bianca Bagatto and nieces and nephews in Italy. Resting at the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME, 252 Regent St. at Hazel St. Funeral Mass in St. Anthony’s Church, 19 Mary St., Monday, June 25th, 2001 at 10 a.m. Interment in the Parklawn Cemetery. Donations to St. Anthony’s Church or Kidney Foundation would be appreciated. (Friends may call 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Sunday).
DUMONTELLE, Donald James
In loving memory of Donald James Dumontelle, 65 years, of Coniston, who passed away Wednesday morning, June 20th, 2001 at the Sudbury Regional Hospital - St. Joseph’s Health Centre. He was born in Sudbury and married Claudette “Clo” (Blake) in Sudbury in 1959. A well known and well liked Coniston resident Don had been a safety foreman at the Coniston and Copper Cliff Smelters retiring 1991 with 35 years service at INCO and a member of the INCO Quarter Century Club. A devout Roman Catholic he attended St. Paul the Apostle Parish. Don had a passion for cars taking great pride in his personal autos and often helping others purchase their cars. His expertise and appreciation of good vehicles realized his dream of owning a car lot called D&M Auto Sales which he opened with his friend and partner Moe Laferriere. An avid curler and golfer he had golf memberships at the Fairway Golf Course, Idylwylde Golf Course and Twin Stack Golf Course during his life as well as curling with the Seniors at the Idylwylde. In younger days he enjoyed fishing with his father and friends, more recently he enjoyed the horse races both at Sudbury Downs and off track betting venues often it was a night out with his son. Don will be remembered as a good friend, helpful neighbour and devoted family man. In the darkness of his sudden death the light of his wit and wisdom will shine on all who knew and loved him and with this earthly legacy the Good Lord will make sure Don has an unlimited mileage guarantee for his eternal lifetime. Beloved husband of Claudette “Clo” (Blake) Dumontelle of Coniston. Loving father of Dion (wife Brenda) of Garson, Darren and Dawn both at home. Cherished grandfather of Matthew, Meghan and Lindsey. Dear son of the late Joseph and Dorothy Dumontelle both predeceased. Dear brother of Mary Joan (husband Martin Chesser) of Russell. Dear stepson-in-law of Edna Blake of Falconbridge. Special brother-in-law of George Blake (wife Lysette) of Collingwood. Loving uncle of Martin, Greg, Mary, Paul, Anna Lisa, and Renee. Sadly missed by his feline friend Snowy. Resting at the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, 233 Larch St. Funeral Mass in St. Paul the Apostle Church, Coniston, Saturday, June 23rd, 2001 at 11 a.m. Cremation at the Parklawn Crematorium. Donations to the Heart & Soul Campaign (Heart Equipment) or Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. (Friends may call 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Friday).
FITZGERALD, Ronald J.
In loving memory of Ronald J. Fitzgerald, 73 years, of Sudbury, who passed away Thursday morning, June 21st, 2001 at the Extendicare-York, Sudbury. He was born in Cochrane and married Rita (Frappier) in 1964 in Sudbury. Ron came to Sudbury at age 18. He originally worked for the CPR and then worked as a clerical person in the construction division with Ontario Hydro retiring in 1983 with 25 years service. After retirement he worked several years for the City of Sudbury Parks & Recreation Dept. An avid fisherman and hunter he spent many happy times at his camp on Woman River. He enjoyed gardening and he had a great appreciation for the beauty of nature and the outdoors. Ron will be remembered as a generous man with great integrity who was a loving husband and a devoted father. He journeyed through his illness with dignity and courage always appreciating the efforts of his caregivers, especially the staff on the 3rd Floor Extendicare-York. Beloved husband of Rita (Frappier) Fitzgerald of Sudbury. Loving father of Bill of Burlington, and predeceased by an infant daughter Sandra in 1968. Cherished son of Bernard “Barney” and Edna (Chalmers) Fitzgerald predeceased. Loving brother of Joan Owens of Burlington, Ann Guilfoyle of North Bay, Norma Fitzgerald of Sudbury and Bill Fitzgerald predeceased. Sadly missed by loving nieces and nephews. Memorial Prayer Service in the R.J. Barnard Chapel, JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, 233 Larch St., Sudbury, Saturday, June 23rd, 2001 at 3:30 p.m. Cremation at the Parklawn Crematorium. Donations to the Heart & Soul Campaign (Cancer Services) would be appreciated. (Friends may gather in the chapel after 3:15 p.m. Saturday).
In loving memory of Budimir Grozdanovic, 76 years, of Sudbury, who passed away Wednesday, June 20th, 2001 at the Sudbury Regional Hospital - St. Joseph’s Health Centre. He was born in Yugoslavia. Budimir was a strong, loving and caring person who will be remembered as a great husband, father and friend. Beloved husband of Dimitra Grozdanovic of Sudbury. Loving father of Peter (friend Kim Witges) of Winnipeg, Manitoba and Maria (friend Dr. Gary Yim) of Toronto. Dear son of Stanimir and Leposova Grozdanovic both predeceased. Dear brother of Vida and Eva both predeceased. Private Funeral Prayers will be held at the Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto. (Arrangements entrusted to the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME).
QUENVILLE, Joanne Monique (nee Sabourin)
In loving memory of Joanne Monique (nee Sabourin) Quenville, 39 years of age, who passed away peacefully on Thursday afternoon, June 21st, 2001 at the Sudbury Regional Hospital - Laurentian Site, following a lengthy battle with cancer. She was born in Sudbury and married Marcel Quenville in Sudbury in 1990. Joanne worked as a Meat Clerk for Venturi’s Value Mart. She was a member of the Roman Catholic Faith and was a devoted wife and mother and especially enjoyed being surrounded by her grandchildren. She leaves a rich legacy of love and devotion and will be sadly missed and never forgotten. Loving wife of Marcel Quenville of Coniston. Will be sadly missed by her daughters Louise Quenville, Claire Quenville, Patricia Quenville all of Sudbury, Jennifer Deschamps of Midland and Samantha Quenville of Coniston. Special grandmother of Meagan, Tyler, Jordan, Brittany, Courtny and Jacob. Beloved daughter of Jean-Claude Sabourin (wife Thérèse) of Hanmer and Yvette (Boyer) Sabourin (friend Fred) of Chelmsford. Dear sister of Annette Ranger (husband Gérald) of Garson, Yvon (wife Suzanne) and Jacques (wife Monique) both of Coniston and Gérald (wife Debbie) of Kitchener. Funeral Prayers in the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME, 252 Regent St., Sudbury, Monday, June 25th, 2001 at 11:30 a.m. Cremation at Parklawn Crematorium, Sudbury. Donations to the Heart and Soul Campaign (Cancer Services) would be appreciated. (Friends may call from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday and after 10 a.m. on Monday).
HANWELL, Dorothy Eva (Nee Piché)
In loving memory of Dorothy Eva Hanwell (nee Piché), 89 years who passed away Monday morning, April 30th, 2001 at Extendicare-York, Sudbury. Born in Millett, Alberta, she was the daughter of Alonzo Piché and Léa (Desjardins) both predeceased. In 1931, she graduated as a nurse from St. Elizabeth Training School at the old St. Joseph’s Hospital and worked for some years for the V.O.N. In 1942, she married Bill Hanwell who predeceased her in 1965. She is lovingly remembered by her brother Martin Piché (wife Bella) of Sudbury, and her sister Marie McLean of Mississauga. She was predeceased by her sister Irene Paul (Len) and by her brothers Edgar, Arthur and George Piché; and by her brother-in-law Don McLean. She will be sadly missed by nephews, Len Paul of North Bay, Bob Piché (Jennifer) and Ron Piché (Henry) of Sudbury, Laurence McLean (Elaine) and Don McLean (Marie) of Mississauga, Bill McLean (Mary) of Alliston, André Piché (Linda) of St-Roch-de-l’Achigan P.Q. and by her nieces Barbara McCourt (Gerry) and Carole Carroll of London, Colleen Roberts (John) of Garson, Suzanne McLean of Mississauga. She is also survived by many grandnephews and grandnieces. Sadly missed by her friends Jean and Ray Mayer of Sudbury. A Service of Remembrance in the R.J. Barnard Chapel, JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, 233 Larch St., Sudbury, Saturday, June 16th, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. Cremation at Parklawn Crematorium, Sudbury. Donations to the V.O.N. would be appreciated. (Friends may call after 1:30 p.m. Saturday)
LAFRENIÈRE, Rita (Née Régimbal)
The family announces with sad hearts her peaceful passing after a brave battle with cancer at the Palliative Care Unit of the S.R.H. (Laurentian Site) on Thursday, June 14th, 2001 in her 79th year. Beloved wife of the late Albert “Bert” Lafrenière. Very loving mother of Dianne Leclair (husband Leo) and Robert “Bob” (wife Suzanne “Sue”) both of Sudbury. Loving daughter of the late Edmond and of the late Laurina Régimbal (née Burton). Loving sister of Victor “Vic” Régimbal (wife Edith) and Irene Hibbs both of Sudbury. Predeceased by her brothers Rodolphe Régimbal (wife Loretta of Sudbury), Ernie Régimbal (wife Carol of California) and Wilfrid. Loving grandmother of Lizanne Leclair Beauchamp, Ronald “Ron” Leclair, Tammie, Natalie and Angèle Lafrenière. Great grandmother to her little angel Elysa Beauchamp. The family will receive friends at the CO-OPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd. East (at Notre Dame), Sudbury Friday from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9:30 p.m. Mass of christian burial will be held Saturday, June 16th, 2001, at 11:00 a.m. in l’Annonciation Church, Sudbury.
HEFFERN, Gordon “Gordie” “Heff” Edward
In loving memory of Gordon “Gordie” Heff” Edward Heffern, 46 years, who passed away Sunday morning, July 29th, 2001 at the Erie County Health Center, Buffalo, New York. Born in Toronto, he was a foreman at INCO Nickel Refinery for 28 years. Gordie was comfortable with everyone, a man who was always in control. He had a wonderful ability to touch people’s lives, when you were with him it seemed like you were the only person important to him. Anyone who had the honour of knowing him, will miss his caring, kindness and friendship. The center of his life was his family but he truly enjoyed an enormous extended family including relatives, co-workers and friends. The world is a lesser place without his presence yet his legacy of love will endure in the hearts of all, as he would say “Be Good!” Beloved husband of Bonnie (Marshall) Heffern of Hanmer. Loving father of Darin (fiancee Toni Green) of Sudbury and Angela (husband Johnathon Roy) of Hanmer. Loving son of John and Teresa Heffern of Uxbridge. Loving brother of Corrine McMurray of Brampton, John predeceased (Nancy and Norman Clements of Uxbridge), Rae-Ellen (husband Terry Gilbert), and Alex (wife Lisa) both of Sudbury, Harvey and Bernie (wife Terri) both of Sunderland. Dear son-in-law of Gerald and Doris Marshall of Sudbury. Dear brother-in-law of Wayne of Elliot Lake, Brenda of Nova Scotia and Doug (wife Mary) of Stouffville. Cherished uncle of Jean-Henri, Susie, Anne Marie, Alisse, John David, Melanie, Scott, Mark, Michael, Dana, Ben, Brandon, Emily, Allison, Todd, Curtis, Bryan, David, Carrie and Aaron. He will be sadly missed by many friends and co-workers. Resting at the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, 233 Larch St. Funeral Service in Glad Tidings Tabernacle, 1101 Regent St., Friday, August 3rd, 2001 at 11 a.m. Cremation in the Parklawn Crematorium. In lieu of flowers donations to the Pulmonary Hypertension Society of Ontario would be appreciated. (Friends may call 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Thursday).
O’REILLY, Edward Walter
(Former owner of the Continental Inn, Barrie). Very peacefully after a long and courageous battle with cancer at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie on Sunday July 29, 2001. Edward Walter O’Reilly of Barrie was in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Agathe. Loving father of Edward O’Reilly (Susan) of Barrie and Mary Margaret Enwright (Jim) of Barrie. Dear Papa to his 3 Jewels Katlyn, Aliesha, and Jamie. Survived by his brother Charlie and sisters June, Margaret, Beverly, and Marilyn. Predeceased by his brother Jack. Friends may call at the STECKLEY-GOODERHAM FUNERAL HOME (Clapperton and Worsley Streets), Barrie on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass from St. Mary’s Church, Barrie on Wednesday August 1st at 10:00 a.m. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery. If so desired donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.