Henri Brisebois - 04/01/2006
décédé le 30 mars 2006 à l’âge de 60 ans. Il était l’époux bien-aimé de Mary Brisebois. Il laisse dans le deuil ses deux enfants Julie (Rock Charbonneau) et Mario (Sophie Cloutier) ainsi que sa petite-fille adorée Kiana. Il laisse aussi dans le deuil sa soeur Marie-Claire (Rolland) et ses trois frères: Roland, Jean-Paul (Denise) et Rene (Linda). Il laisse également plusieurs belles-soeurs et beaux frères, ainsi que plusieurs nièces et neveux. La famille recevra [parents et amis en la chapelle Mémorial McGarry, 139, ch. Valley, Wakefield dimanche le 2 avril de 18h à 21h. ainsi que lundi le 3 avril a compte de midi. Un service commémoratif aura lieu en la chapelle à 14h. Des dons à l’institut de cardiologie de l’Université d’Ottawa ou la société canadienne du cancer.
Doris Eileen Elizabeth Mary Brooman - 04/03/2006
On Sunday, April 2, 2006, in her 100th year. Predeceased by her parents Edward and Mary Heffer, her beloved husband Henry and her dear friends Evelyn and Lawrence Ducharme. A Memorial Service will be held at St. Bartholomew’s Anglican Church, 125 McKay Street on Thursday, April 6 at 2pm, followed by interment at Beechwood Cemetery. Grateful thanks to the exceptional staff at Garry Armstrong and Island Lodge Nursing Homes for their superior care, compassion and kindness for the past 20 years.
Thelma Chorney (nee Sloan) - 04/04/2006
1925-2006 Thelma passed away peacefully in hospital on April 3rd, 2006.Thelma loved to travel, paint, do crosswords and cherished time spent with family and close friends. Her family remember her best for her Irish sense of humour and wish to thank all of her and our friends that made her laugh and enjoy life. She will be forever missed by her children, Wayne (Gina), David (Elaine and there daughter Catherine) all of Orleans, Susan Litchfield (Roy) of Kelowna, B.C., Janice Niven (Claude and there sons Mitchell & Owen) of Calgary and Pattie (Alex) of Vancouver B.C. She is survived by, her brother Emmett Sloan (Marie), and her sister Doreen Greenwood. She is predeceased by, her brother Don Sloan. All were loved deeply by Thelma. Friends may visit at the central Chapel of Hulse,Playfair& McGarry, 315 McLeod street on Thursday, April 6th, 2006 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday April 7th, at 11:30 am. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciate by the family.
Gordon Cochrane - 04/05/2006
Peacefully in hospital on Tuesday, April 4, 2006 in his 94th year. Dearly beloved husband of the late Averil nee Reid. Loving uncle of Ann and Jean Cochrane (Peter Basham). Fondly remembered by his grand niece and nephews. Gordon will be dearly missed by the Woolford and Munro families. Predeceased by two brothers Mac (Eileen) and Ken. Friends may visit at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 150 Woodroffe Avenue at Richmond Road on Saturday, April 8th from 11am until Service in the Chapel at 1pm. Interment in Pakenham Union Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to your favourite charity would be appreciated.
Sherry Lee Cota - 04/03/2006
Peacefully at the Ottawa Hospital General Campus on Wednesday, March 29, 2006 at the age of 44. A Celebration of Sherry Lee's life will be held at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Monday, April 10, 2006 at 3:30pm.
Emile Cote - 03/29/2006
The Côté family regretfully announces the passing of Emile Côté on Tuesday, March 28, 2006 at the age of 92. Beloved husband of Marie-Jeanne (née Trudel). Loving father of Diane Côté and Nicole Mineault (Richard). Cherished grandfather of Joanne (Bert), Richard (Sylvie), Sylvie (Noël), Brigitte (Scott) and Kim (Mark). Loved great-grandfather of Gerald, Cindy, Ashley, Stephanie, Valerie, Patrick, Véronique, Taylor and great-great grandson Mathieu. Adored son of the late Alfred Côté and Louisa Carrière. Predeceased by his brother René, Ernest, Jules, Honorius, Jean-Baptiste, Léo and Petrus. He is survived by his sisters-in-law Thérèse, Odile and Claire. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Sunday, April 2, 2006 from 2-5 and 7-9pm. Funeral Mass will be held at Notre-Dame de Lourdes, Cyrville, 1187 Michael Street on Monday, April 3, 2006 at 11am. Interment to follow at Notre Dame Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society of Canada would be appreciated. A special thank-you to all the staff at the Centre d'Accueil Champlain for their compassionate care.
James Cranston - 04/01/2006
Jim died peacefully in hospital on 31 March, 2006 following a brief illness. He is now reunited with his beloved wife Nonnie (Lorna), but will be forever missed by his brother Charles (Jen) of Ottawa and his adored nieces Lynne Sabatino (Rick, and children Erica and Michael) of Orleans and Shona Jackson (Neil, and children Cailan and Liam) of Cochrane, Alberta. Born in Hamilton, Scotland, Jim served with the RAF in WWII and emigrated with Nonnie (an ex-WAAF) to Canada in 1956. He enjoyed his career as a structural draftsman with a number of Ottawa engineering firms before retiring from the Department of Public Works in 1985. A life-long Dixieland Jazz aficionado, an avid golfer and loyal football fan, he and Lorna also became dedicated members of and tireless workers for the William Barker Bailey, V.C., 410 Wing of the Air Force Association of Canada. Jim’s ready wit and fun-loving nature complimented Lorna’s generous heart and together they made lasting friendships which continued even after Lorna’s passing in 2004. He will be especially missed by his neighbours the Pauls, Tubmans and McGoverns and by his long-time “breakfast buddy”, Lloyd Wilcox. Following a private cremation, a Memorial Service to honour Jim’s life will be held at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Thursday, April 6, 2006 at 2:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
Colette Deslauriers (née Breton) - 03/30/2006
After many years of battling illness and pain, Colette passed away at the age of 78. Wife of the late Henri Deslauriers. Dear mother of Jacqueline and Denise (Jean-Pierre Racine). Loving grandmother to Marc and Luc Rolland; Rosiane, Gilbert and Marielle Racine. Survived by her brother Ray Breton (Jean Simser) and sister-in-law Sister Jacqueline Deslauriers s.c.o. Predeceased by her parents Charles Breton and Juliette Lavigne. Family and friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway on Saturday, April 1st, 2006 from 11am until service in the Chapel at 2pm. A special "thank-you" to all the nursing and medical staff of the 5NW Wing at the Ottawa Hospital General Campus for the wonderful care given to our mother. As an expression of sympathy memorial contributions to the Chronic Pain Sufferers Association, 460 Gréber Blvd., Gatineau, Québec J8T 6C7, would be appreciated by the family.
Etta Dizgun (nee Goldstein) - 03/28/2006
In hospital in Ottawa on Tuesday, March 28, 2006, aged 82 years. Beloved wife of the late Michael Dizgun and dear mother of Leslie (Mona Perusse). Predeceased by her son Murray. A Graveside Service will be held at the New Jewish Community Cemetey, Osgoode, ON. on Thursday, March 30, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Sui-Hou Fung (nee Fong) - 04/04/2006
Peacefully at the Lions Gate Hospital, North Vancouver on Sunday, April 2, 2006 at the age of 80. Beloved wife of the late Chung-Yat Fung. Dear mother of Sam and his wife Mary-Ann, William and his wife Betty, Eddie and his wife Wendy, Tommy Ryan and his wife Helen, Sandra and her husband Edward Lee, all of Ottawa, Susan and her husband Andy Chui of West Vancouver, B.C., May and her husband Tony Wong of Hong Kong. Fondly remembered by her twelve grandchildren. Dear sister of Kai Yu, Allan, Jack and Sonny. Also loved by her nieces and nephews. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Sunday, April 9, 2006 from 2-4 and 7-9pm and on Monday, April 10 from 10am until Service in the Chapel at 1pm. Interment Pinecrest Cemetery.
Pamela Marguerite Gaskill - 04/03/2006
Peacefully at home with her family at her side on Sunday, April 2, 2006 at the age of 77. Beloved wife of John. Loving mother of Peter and Ruth (Bernard). A Memorial Gathering will be held at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street on Saturday, April 8, 2006 from 2 to 4pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Hospice at May Court or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Shirley Lois Grandy - 03/27/2006
Passed away at home, on Sunday, March 26, 2006. Predeceased by her parents, five brothers and a sister. Survived by her sister Anna Grandy Brown. Heartfelt thanks are extended to Dr. Gike, Dr. Coulombe and the nurses of We Care and At Home Hospice. Shirley will be fondly remembered by her many friends in the Duplicate Bridge Community. A memorial service will be held at Christ Church Cathedral, 420 Sparks Street (between Bronson and Bay) on Saturday, April 1, 2006 at 2pm. Inurnment to follow service. In lieu of flowers, in memoriam donations to Christ Church Cathedral, or the Palliative Care Outreach Program would be appreciated.
Herbert (Bert) Henry, M.C. Griffin - 03/27/2006
In his 96th year. Predeceased by his wife Annie Helen and by his brothers Robert, Shirley and Philip. Survived by his sister Eileen of Morrisburg, Ontario, by his children Nigel (Ann), Philip (Ainslea), David, Timothy (Kim), Peter (Ann), and Helen, by his grandchildren Christopher, Stephen, Anthony, Ashley, Jessica, Aynsley, Miles, Rachael, Matthew and Hannah and by five great grandchildren. Born 20 January 1911 in Shanghai, China. Raised in England and Vancouver. Attended University of British Columbia and graduated President Arts ‘31. Articled 1931-34 and then called to the Bar of British Columbia. Practised in Smithers and Vancouver until 1939, when he joined the Royal Canadian Artillery. Served overseas 1940-46. Awarded the Military Cross in the field for gallantry in action at the Vaardehen Canal, West of Bruges, Belgium, 10 September 1944. Joined the staff of the Judge Advocate General’s Branch later that year. Married Annie Helen Millington, London 14 March 1942. Returned to Canada in 1946, where he joined the British Columbia Power Commission as counsel and was appointed a commissioner in 1958. January 1959 appointed Assistant Chief Commissioner, Board of Transport Commissioners, Government of Canada at Ottawa. With passage of National Transportation Act in 1967 became a commissioner of the Canadian Transport Commission, sitting on the Railway Transport and Air Transport Committees. Retired 31 December 1975. Sat as Pro Hac Vice Inquiry Officer under the Combines Investigation Act post retirement. Retirement years fully occupied in pursuit of his many and varied interests. Our thanks to Erin Nuttall and Rebecca Hamilton, the staff of Paramed and Homewatch Caregivers, and his many neighbours and friends for their care, support and kindness. A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army or the Unitarian Service Committee of Canada.
Ida Gross (nee Silver) - 03/29/2006
Sadly in Toronto on Tuesday, March 28, 2006 in her 91st year. Beloved wife of 62 years to Charles Gross. Cherished mother of Geraldine (Roger Roy) and Jo-Anne Miller. Loving grand-mother of Rachelle, Naomi and Jonathan. Auntie Ida will be sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews. A Graveside Service will be held at the Jewish Community Cemetery, Bank Street, Ottawa on Thursday, March 30, 2006 at 10 a.m. Shiva private. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry.
Pietje (Peggy) Haarsma - 03/25/2006
(nee Visser) Passed away peacefully at the age of 76 after a courageous battle with cancer. Loving wife of Jacob, devoted mother to Bob (Sharon), Freda Booth (Brian), Eddie (Marrilyn), Helen Kirk (Bob), Theresa Parkinson (Steve), Piet, and Sylvia Hunter (Clint). Peggy will be dearly missed by her cherished 20 grandchildren and nine precious great-grandchildren. Funeral to be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1017 Prince of Wales Drive, March 27 at 10:00 am. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Lorna Hancock - 04/03/2006
Passed away on March 30, 2006, in her 96th year. Daughter of the late Norman and Marian McGill. Lorna McGill Hancock was born in the rural area of Lindsay, Ontario, where she received her education in Janetville. During her schooling she received training in piano, earning her Toronto Conservatory Certificate in piano. She continued her studies with Ernest Sykes while she, herself, gave music lessons. In 1937 she enrolled with the Toronto Normal School to become a teacher. After graduation she taught music in Perth Avenue School until her marriage to Orville Hancock in 1944, when both she and her husband accepted teaching positions under the Ottawa Public School Board. In Ottawa, she taught music in schools and conducted many school choirs. In other activities she branched out in other organized interests, Choral Union, Pilot Club, Music Teachers, Centennial Bridge, Ottawa Hunt and Golf. For health reasons she retired from teaching in 1960. Traveling and wintering in Florida became the bye-words for adventure and recreation, especially after her husband’s retirement in 1975. The British Isles, almost all European countries, Mexico, the United States and Canada were a few of the highlights. In the later years poor health has kept her close to home. She does, however, enjoy her musical organizations, theatre, concerts, drama and church (Rideau Park United). Funeral Service will be held at the Grace Manor, 1156 Wellington Street on Wednesday, April 5, 2006 at 2pm.