DeCICCIO, Winifred Mary (nee Lloyd) - Peacefully passed away at Creek Way Village in Burlington on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at the age of 98. Beloved wife of the late August "Tom" (1983). Loving mother of Clare Penfold (Late Dennis), Tom (Janis), late Janet McKinnon (Kenneth), Robert (Sharon) and late Jinty Nicholson. Cherished Nonie of Kimberley, Amanda, Matthew, Adam, Jeffrey, late Derek, Heather, Sarah, Kaitlin, Emily, Kathleen, Paul and Marc, 17 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her siblings. Fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. Visitation and Memorial Service will be held in Burlington on Thursday. A Service of Remembrance will be held at St. Alban the Martyr Anglican Church, 34 Dennie Street, Capreol on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 12:30 p.m. Interment with her husband at Capreol Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. A Reception to follow in the church hall. If desired, donations to the Alzheimer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be sincerely appreciated by the family. Special thanks to the staff at Creek Way for their compassion and loving care. (Arrangements entrusted to SMITH'S FUNERAL HOME , Burlington, 905-632-3333) www.smithsfh.com13120131
GREENE, Robert William (Bob) - In Loving Memory of Robert William (Bob) Greene, 89 years. Booked rest at the Maison Vale Hospice, November 20th, 2016, with his precious Joyce at his side. Bob was born in Capreol in 1927 and married Jean Yakison in 1947. He was predeceased by his wife Jean in 1999, also his parents Robert & Margaret Greene. Dear brother of Dorothy Potvin (husband Marcel) both predeceased, Vander predeceased (wife Leona of Capreol) and Leslie (wife Joan) both predeceased. Also survived by several nephews and nieces. He will be sadly missed by his personal and faithful companion Joyce Sweezey of Capreol. Bob will be well remembered by his good buddy George Boucher of Capreol. He was gainfully employed in the transportation department of CN Rail at Capreol, then transferred to the Toronto area as a supervisor. He later returned to Capreol as an assistant superintendent and retired after a 40 year career. Upon retiring, he and Jean enjoyed spending great moments of leisure at their cottage at Ella Lake. Bob also spent many years in doing home renovations with his great friend and partner Howard Grant. He was a faithful and dedicated parishioner of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, Capreol, also he was a Third Degree member of the Knights of Columbus Council 3866, Capreol, Ontario. Bob & Jean celebrated their golden anniversary at their cottage at Ella Lake in 1997. In Bob's journey of illness he received the Devoted Labour of love and care by Holly, Vander Jr. and Joyce. Resting at the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME HANMER/ CAPREOL Chapel, 4601 Michelle Dr., Hanmer (FRIENDS MAY CALL FROM 2-5PM Wednesday) Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Peace Church, Capreol, Thursday, November 24th, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. Interment in the family plot at Capreol Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Maison Vale Hospice or masses at Our Lady of Peace Church would be appreciated. To light a memorial candle, donations or messages of condolences available on-line at www.lougheed.org131
Skibinski, Jan 'John' - In Loving Memory of Jan “John” Skibinski 86 years Passed away peacefully at the Maison Vale Hospice on Monday, October 31st, 2016 Son of Alexander & Alexandra Skibinski (nee Lewkowicz) both predeceased. Loving brother of Nick and Adam (wife Anna). Uncle John of Helen (husband Steven) and their son Adam. He will be missed by his friends. The family would like to thank the staff at Maison Vale Hospice and the Our Lady of Peace Church -Catholic Women’s League (CWL) for their care and compassion. Funeral Service at the Lougheed Funeral Home Hanmer/Capreol Chapel (4605 Michelle Drive, Hanmer) Friday, November 4th, 2016 at 11:30am (Friends may gather after 9:30am Friday) Burial in the Capreol Cemetery at 2pm Donations to the Maison Vale Hospice would be appreciated by the family.
CARRIERE, Stanley Maurice - In Loving Memory of Stanley Maurice Carriere, 72 Years, who passed away at his residence on Thursday, October 6th, 2016. Cherished father of Mike (Cara) Carriere and Colin Carriere. Beloved grandfather of Triton and Kaydence. Dear son of Henri and Simone Carriere (both predeceased). Treasured brother of Ron Carriere (predeceased) and Norm Carriere (predeceased) (Rachelle). Loving uncle of Roger Carriere (predeceased) and Linda Carriere. Will be sadly missed by special friends Robert and Wanda McDavid and special P.I.A to Marlynn Paul. Stanley will always be remembered for his love of music, especially Johnny Cash and Elvis. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was crafty with his hands and loved wood working. At Stanley’s request there will be no visitation or service. Cremation at the Park Lawn Crematorium. Donations to the SPCA in his memory would be greatly appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME . To light a memorial candle, flowers, donations or messages of condolences available on-line at www.lougheed.org13
LEPAGE, Margaret Rose (nee Baziuk) - In Loving Memory of Margaret Rose Lepage (nee Baziuk), 84 years, on Thursday, September 29th, 2016 at Extendicare York. Beloved wife of the late Hector Arthur Lepage of Capreol. Loving mother of Cathy (husband Robert) of Espanola, Patrick of Red Deer, Alberta, and Lisa (wife Jessica) of Sudbury. Cherished Nana of grandson Jacob (wife Robyn) of Richmond. Dear sister of Walter (wife Florence) of Capreol, Anne (husband Larry Desloges) and Margaret of Labrador, all predeceased, Irene (late husband Fred Salt) of Mount Forest, Katherine (late husband Jim Christy) of Terrace, B.C., and Helen (late husband Bill Talbot) of Port Dover. Dear daughter of Anthony "Tony" (Panko) Baziuk and Katherine (Kaisa) Baziuk (nee Kropiwnicki) both predeceased. A very special thank you to the compassionate and loving staff at Extendicare York. Visitation in the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME HANMER/CAPREOL CHAPEL 4605 Michelle Drive, Hanmer, Sunday, October 2nd, 2016 from 1pm-4pm with a Celebration of Life on Sunday at 3pm. Interment in the Capreol Cemetery. To light a memorial candle, flowers, donations or messages of condolences available on-line at www.lougheed.org13102776
TRUSZ, Joseph Peter - In loving memory of Joe Trusz, 96 years, who passed away peacefully Sunday, August 28, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hamilton. Born and raised in Capreol, Joe had spent the past 5 years in Stoney Creek at Ridgeview LTC. Dear brother of Eddy Trusz (late wife Donna) of Little Current, George Trusz (wife Anne) of Stoney Creek, ON, Vicky Bechard (husband Bob) of Halifax, NS, Betty Werhun (husband Fred) of Victoria, BC. Predeceased by his parents William and Julia (née Hanzel) Trusz and brothers Mike Trusz (late wife Rita), William Trusz (late wife Kay), Helen Duncan (late husband Alan), Leo Trusz (wife Mary of Sudbury), and Jimmy Trusz. Lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Although a person of few words, Joe was always a kind and gentle man who will be sadly missed. Cremation has taken place. Interment at Capreol Cemetery.
LAWRENCE, Marian - It is with sadness the family of Marian Lawrence of Capreol announces her death on September 11th, 2016. Marian was in her 95th year. Wife of Arthur predeceased. Mother of Christine (Mary) and Gwen. Grandmother of Gabriel and Ella (Rashad). Great-grandmother of Madison. We already miss you so much, Mom. There will be a graveside service at the Capreol Cemetery on Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 at 11:30. Donations to Trinity United Church would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME . To light a memorial candle, flowers, donations or messages of condolences available online at www.lougheed.org1
VERNON, Dan "Slim" - In Loving Memory of Dan "Slim" Vernon, 57 years of age, who passed away peacefully Sunday August 21st, 2016 at the Maison Vale Hospice, Sudbury. He was surrounded by his loving wife, family, and lifelong friend. Beloved husband and best friend of 36 years to Barbara (nee White) Vernon. Loving father of Brad (Amy), Jenn, and cherished grandfather of Kyra. Brother of Steve (Belinda), Catherine, and Joanna; Brother in-law of George (Laurie) and Bessie (Kevin); Son-in-law of Robert White (Fay). Sadly missed by nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, colleagues, friends, and furry friend Bella. Dan was born and raised in Capreol by his grandparents Judy and Hanlan Vernon. He enjoyed discussing politics and sports into the midnight hours with lifelong friend Brian Kelly while watching the Boston Bruins beat the Habs. He loved golfing, fishing, fine scotch, cigars, his morning crossword puzzle, and talking railway with colleagues and old friends. Dan started working at Canadian National Railway in 1980, continuing his career in Signals and Communications until January 2015. He took great pride in his work, ending his career as Manager of S&C Operations, making many great friends along the way. Dan and family would like to thank Dr. Cano, his nurse Sue, and the staff and volunteers at the Vale Hospice. As per Dan's wishes there will be no funeral, visitation, or service. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Maison Vale Hospice, or the SPCA would be greatly appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME. To light a memorial candle, donations or messages of condolences available on-line at www.lougheed.org Dan Vernon: Jul 30, 1959 - Aug 21, 2016 "Veni, Vidi, Vici"Martel, Joseph - In Loving Memory of Joseph Wilfred “Lou” Martel 83 years Sunday, August 21st, 2016 at Health Sciences North, Sudbury. Beloved husband of Betty-Ann (Sadler) Martel predeceased 2010. Loving father of Sherry (husband John Cuthbertson). Cherished Poppa to Aaron and Katie. Dear son of Eli and Lena (Bedard) Martel both predeceased. Loving brother Eli Martel (wife Gaye). Special uncle to Shelley, Darren, Craig and Trevor.
Memorial Service at the Lougheed Funeral Home Hanmer/Capreol
4605 Michelle Drive, Hanmer Saturday, September 10th, 2016 at 1:00 P.M.
Cremation at the Park Lawn Crematorium. In lieu of flowers, donations to the M.S. Society would be appreciated.(Friends may gather after 12:30 P.M. Saturday, Sept. 10th, 2016)
Slaughter, Florence - In Loving Memory of Florence Slaughter (nee Johnson) (Dale) 87 years Peacefully, Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 at Health Sciences North, Sudbury with loving family at her side. Beloved wife of John “Jack” Slaughter predeceased 1996. Loving mother of Brenda Jane Dale (Clint Taylor), Donald Dale Johnson and Brian William Dale predeceased. Cherished grandmother of Jennifer (Matt), Colleen (Mark), Steven (Nicole), Amy (Derek) and Brian (Chantelle) and great grandchildren Nico, Sloane, Londyn, Genna and Charlotte. Dear daughter of William Harold and Florence Sarah (Church) Johnson both predeceased. Dear sister of Dorothy (husband Tom Archer) both predeceased, George (wife Emma) both predeceased, Fred (wife Chris) both predeceased and Gordon (wife Jewel) both predeceased Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Funeral Service in the Lougheed Funeral Home Hanmer/Capreol Chapel, 4605 Michelle Drive, Hanmer Friday, August 12th, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. Interment in the Capreol Cemetery. Donations to the Canadian Hearing Society would be appreciated. (Friends may call from 2-5 and 7- 9 P.M. Thursday and after 12 Noon Friday)
WINN, Ishpal (née Blowers) - In Loving Memory of Ishpal Winn (née Blowers), just one day shy of her 97th birthday. Passed away suddenly at Health Sciences North on Sunday, August 7th, 2016. Beloved wife of John E. Winn (predeceased 1975) whom she married in Scotland on April 26th, 1945 while he was serving with the Canadian Arm Forces and she was working as a nurse with the British Red Cross. She immigrated to Canada in May 1946, living first in Halliburton then Lindsay moving to Capreol in September 1959. She will be sadly missed by daughter Rosalind Ross (husband Jim) of Capreol and son John "Tim" (wife Karen) of Waterdown, her grandchildren Dale (wife Renee) of Hanmer, Candi (husband Chris) of Timmins, Jim John (wife Julie) of Delaware, John Ross and Tyler both of Waterdown and her great-grandchildren Alex, Emily, Riley, Caleb, Kayla and Rachel. Also missed by sister Urualis Reid, niece Sydena Cullen and nephews John and Doug Reid all of Scotland. Resting at the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME HANMER/CAPREOL CHAPEL 4605 Michelle Drive, Hanmer on Wednesday from 2 - 4 & 6 - 8 P.M. Funeral Service in St. Alban the Martyr Anglican Church 36 Dennie St, Capreol on Thursday, August 11th, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. (Friends may gather at the church after 10:30 A.M.) Cremation at the Park Lawn Crematorium with burial in Halliburton at a later date. Donations to St. Alban the Martyr Church Capital Fund would be appreciated by the family. Goodbye my family, my life has passed. I loved you all to the very last. Weep not for me, but courage take. Love each other, for my sake. For those you love don't go away. They walk beside you every day. To light a memorial candle, flowers, donations or messages of condolences available on-line at www.lougheed.org13085514
BEVILACQUA, Mike - Peacefully, on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa, at age 76. Mike Bevilacqua of Port Perry, beloved husband of Barb (nee Hajdu). Loved father of Mark and his wife Kim of Brooklin and Mathew of San Francisco. Dear brother of Ezio (deceased) and his wife Marlene, Tony and his wife Janis (deceased) and Anita and her husband Dave Thompson (deceased) and son-in-law of Rose and the late Bill Hajdu). Mike will be missed by his many nieces and nephews. Rested at the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905-985-2171). Mass of Christian Burial will be held in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 1710 Scugog Street (Hwy. 7A) in Port Perry on Saturday, August 13th at 11 a.m. with Father Marco Testa officiating. Interment Pine Grove Cemetery, Prince Albert. If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Kidney Foundation or the Port Perry Hospital Foundation. Memories, photos and condolences may be shared at www.waggfuneralhome.com
Hawrelluk, Michael - In loving memory of Michael "Mike" Hawrelluk, 84 years. Born in 1931 and passed away peacefully at Tillsonburg Hospital July 7th 2016 with his loving wife by his side. Beloved husband of 64 years to Rita (nee Menard). Loving father of Michael (Julie), Gary, Karen (Paul), Douglas (Kathleen) and Bob (Angela). Cherished grandfather "Papa" & "Grumpa" of Matthew, Nicholas (predeceased 2001) & Robin, Samantha & Kendra (mother Michelle Royer), Meghann & Cody (father Darrell MacKinnon) Paul Jr. & Eric, Jesse (Natalie), Joel (Cassy) & Jennifer and Aarik. Great-grandfather of Mackena, Mya & Cameron. Beloved son of John and Emma Hawrelluk. (both predeceased) Dear brother of Annie (George Saradoc), Katie (Verl Reid, predeceased), John (Helen Hawrelluk both predeceased), Helen (Ralph Meade, both pre deceased), Andy (Toni Hawrelluk, both predeceased). Special brother-in-law, uncle and friend to many. Born in Capreol Ontario, Mike worked as a conductor for CN Rail from 1948 until 1985 at which time he retired at Kukagami Lake and spent many happy winters in Florida. In Mike'srequest no services will be held.
Rev. Gerald Augustin Lalonde C.S.B.
Lee, Geraldine 'Gerry' - Forever Loved, Forever in our Hearts Geraldine “Gerry” Lee January 7, 1925 June 3, 2016 Our Mom was a loving and compassionate woman. The twinkle in her eye and the beauty of her soul made those who knew her, love her. Her family and friends will miss her sharp wit, sense of humor and unconditional love. Devoted daughter of Adam and Alice Sweezey (both predeceased). Loving wife of Joseph “Mickey” Lee (predeceased). Cherished mother of Dixie Mckenny (Ralph), Michael Lee (Sharon) and Sherry Lee (fiance David “Mark” Shane). Treasured Grandmother of M.J. (Sara), Jason (Amy), Tara (Rob), Michael (Courtney), Meghan (Jamie) and Patrick. Great “Gramma Gerry” to Dylan, Gracie, Dee Jay, Trevor, Tyler and Kayla. Much loved sister of Gilmour Sweezey (Grace), Vernon Nepitt (Alex Sr.), Norma Auger (Harvey Sr.) (all predeceased), Doris McLeish (Alex predeceased), Donald Sweezey (Katherine predeceased) and Ronald Sweezey (predeceased) (Joyce). Dear sister-in-law of Jack Lee (Rita) (both predeceased), Colleen Dimmel (Charles) (both predeceased) and David Lee (predeceased) (Ann). Gerry will be greatly missed by many nieces and nephews and especially by her loving niece and caregiver Charlotte and special niece Barbara. She will be fondly remembered by special friends Angel, Allan and Yvonne, and by her paramedic friends Claude and Chris. At Gerry’s request there will be no visitation. A Memorial Mass will be held in honor of Gerry’s life on Friday June 10th, 2016 at 1 p.m. at St. Alban the Martyr Anglican Church, 36 Dennis St., Capreol, ON, with interment at the Capreol Cemetery to follow. Gerry was a devoted parishioner who loved her church dearly. Donations to St. Albans Church in lieu of flowers would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to Rangers Cremation and Burial Services Ltd. Online condolences can be posted to www.RangersSudbury.com. “Mom, we know that the club is together again. Just like old times, we can hear the laughter and we know that you’re enjoying a game of rummoli with Auntie Colleen, Joan, Reta, Elsie, Muriel and Norma”. “We love you Mom”
CONSTANTIN, Raymond - Raymond, a man who was loved by all who met him, passed away peacefully with family by his side, at The Carpenter Hospice, Burlington, on Sunday, May 22, 2016, at the age of 85. Raymond (our dear Papa) courageously fought his battle with cancer, never losing hope, with true dignity and steadfast faith. Loving husband of Caroline (nee Degagné) for 64 years. Cherished father of Suzanne Colasimone (Ray), Michelle Constantin (Albert Rutledge), and Robert Constantin (Laurie). Proud grandfather of Nicole (Andrew), Carly, Jason, Angela (Jason), Robin (Robyn), and Julie, and great-grandfather of Sophia, Shea, and Casey. Dear brother of Dr. Laurent Constantin, Gerald Constantin (Patricia), Gilbert Constantin (Claudette), and Gisele Barrow (Ken). Raymond will also be missed by extended family, numerous friends, the Knights of Columbus and members of St. Phillipe Roman Catholic Church, and members of St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church. Raymond was employed by The CNR from 1951 to 1986, which took him from North Bay to Hornepayne and then to Capreol, where he raised his family and went on to retire. He relocated to Burlington and has resided here for his last 29 years. Raymond was a great musician capable of playing many instruments, entertaining all those who had the pleasure of hearing him, especially with his fiddle. One of Papa's GREATEST joys was being the chef and main entertainer at Camp Grumpy, Anstice, Ontario with all of his buddies. A special thank you to Dr. Ben Carruthers and Dr. Joe Korkis, nurses Karen and Carrie from St. Elizabeth's, and the staff of The Carpenter Hospice for the excellent care that Raymond received. Private Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at SMITH'S FUNERAL HOME , 1167 Guelph Line (one stoplight north of QEW), BURLINGTON, 905-632-3333, on Thursday, May 26, 2016 from 3-5pm and 7-9pm. A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church (196 Kenwood Avenue, Burlington), on Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12:30pm. Private Family Interment to follow. Reception to be held at the Burlington Golf and Country Club (422 North Shore Blvd E, Burlington) following the Memorial Mass. In lieu of flowers, donations in Raymond's memory to The Carpenter Hospice would be sincerely appreciated by the family. www.smithsfh.com13059972
GILL, George G. - In Loving Memory of George G. Gill 1929 - 2016 Suddenly on May 11th, 2016 at Health Sciences North with his loving family at his side. Beloved husband of Margaret Gill (nee Milne) predeceased 2010. Loving father of Donald of Sudbury, Mylan (Denise) of Capreol, George (Sandy) of Barrie and Owen (Kim) of Maumelle, Arkansas and predeceased by Howard and Elan. Cherished grandfather of Stacey (Kevin), Tammy, Brandy (Adam), Frank, Marcey (Mike), Matthew, Stephanie (Brady), Michelle, Melanie (Derek), Emma (Matt), Sarah (Michael) and Budd (Christine) and great grandchildren Nicholas, Janna, Eric, Billie, Landon, Bryson, Alex, Grace, Cassandra and Alyssa. Dear son of the late Frank and Jesse Gill both predeceased. Dear brother of Calvin, Mona, Odell, Arnold, Avis, Donnie and Doug all predeceased. Born in Barwick, Ontario, he served as a Train Dispatcher with CNR for 40 years, retiring in 1986. George was an active volunteer with the mentally handicapped in the Valley for many years. Thanks to all the staff on the fourth floor at Extendicare Falconbridge for your excellent care. Also a special thank you to everyone in the emergency department at Health Sciences North. Committal Service at the Capreol Cemetery Monday, May 16th, 2016 at 11:00 A.M., friends and family are welcome. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Trinity United Church, Capreol would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME. To light a memorial candle, donations, or messages of condolences available online at www.lougheed.org.1305650
CHAPUT, Joseph Alcide "Sid" - It is with great sorrow that the family of Joseph Alcide Chaput announces his passing on Monday, May 2, 2016 at Health Sciences North. Sid was the beloved husband of 63 years to Pauline (Petit) who he married on Valentine's Day in 1953. He was the father of Karen (predeceased) (Wayne), Susanne, Rose-Ann Armitage (predeceased), Lori-Ann Desrosiers (Joe), Micheal (Janice) and baby Marie (predeceased). Cherished grandfather of Adam, Kevin, Irvine, Jeremy, Mark, Albert, Kai, Chantelle and step-grandfather of Tina (Trevor) and Jason (Sarah). Great-granfather of Vanessa, Shea, Eric, Julianna, Joseph and Tanner. Great-great-grandfather of Michael. Dear brother of Rita Freeland, Verna Sullivan (Dillon) and predeceased by siblings Gerard, Gaberill, Jeannette and Florance. Sid was born to the late Desiree and Aldea (Laurin) Chaput in Capreol on April 13, 1930 and resided there until moving to North Bay in 1988. While he lived in Capreol he was known as the "Bicycle Man" who fixed many bikes. A gifted individual who could take a bike wheel that was bent in half and give it back looking like new. He was also a volunteer fireman for many years. Sid worked for Falconbridge Mines in the Smelter for 31 years. Special thanks to the nurses and PSW at the hospital on 4th, 5th and 8th floors for the care they gave him in the last 2 months he was there. The family would also like to recognize Dr. Mongeon, Dr. Vitalle, Dr. Ravi and the other Doctors who cared for him. A Celebration of Sid's Life will be held on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 2021 Wiltshire St., Sudbury where family and friends are welcome after 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation (www.heartandstroke.on.ca) would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to RANGER'S CREMATION AND BURIAL SERVICES LTD. Online condolences can be posted at www.RangersSudbury.com We love you, Poppa. Pauline, Jeremy and your dog, Maddy.
CLOSE, Darwin "Joe" - In Loving Memory of Darwin "Joe" Close, 84 years, who passed away at home on Monday, April 25th, 2016. Beloved husband of 30 years of June Chenier-Close. Predeceased by his treasured first wife, Donna Close (née Holm). Joe is also survived by his son Mitch (wife Joyce), daughter Joanne (husband Michel Jonquet), his step-daughters Carole Chenier, Laurie Chenier Hughes, and Debra Ouellette, his step-sons Daniel and Mitchell Chenier and their spouses. He leaves behind three grandchildren, Matthew, Cheryl, and Stefan, and many step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A lifelong resident of Capreol, Joe retired as a conductor for CN in 1987. An avid curler and golfer Joe cherished every moment with family and friends. The strength, courage, and determination he displayed when dealing with his most recent illness are only a few of the many qualities we can hope to aspire to. As a man of faith, we are comforted in knowing he has found peace. Memorial service in the Trinity United Church, Capreol Friday, April 29th, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. (Friends may gather at the church from 10 A.M. to 11 A.M. Friday) followed by a reception and luncheon at the church. Cremation at the Park Lawn Crematorium. Donations to the Capreol Trinity United Church Memorial Fund would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME . To light a memorial candle, flowers, donations or messages of condolences available online at www.lougheed.org1305115
McDONALD, Beatrice Mary (née Watkins) - In Loving Memory of Beatrice Mary McDonald (née Watkins). Born in North Bay, April 5th, 1926. Passed away peacefully, Monday, April 25th, 2016 at the Maison Vale Hospice at the age of 90 years with loving family at her side. Beloved wife of Francis (Frank) McDonald predeceased 2002. Loving daughter of Ernest and Mary Watkins both predeceased. Beloved sister of Sheila Marshall predeceased 2009 and Clifford Watkins predeceased 2007. Dear sister-in-law of Ruth Watkins and Norman McDonald. Cherished aunt of Joan Shrigley (husband Les), Tammy Rideout (husband John), Terri McQuaig (husband David), Tom Watkins (wife Ashley) and Tim Watkins (wife Kim).
Beloved great-aunt of Mark Shrigley, Erin Monahan (husband Sean), Andrew Rideout (wife Brittany), Patrick Rideout, Adam and
McQUIGGE, Brenda Jean (Nee Kelly) - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Brenda Jean McQuigge (nee Kelly) on Sunday, April 17, 2016 at Health Sciences North, Sudbury, ON, at the age of 73 years. Brenda joins her husband Allan Ross McQuigge, predeceased 1999 and her son Kenneth James McQuigge, predeceased 1991. Left to mourn are her two surviving siblings Harold, Faye, daughters Kelly Anne Ouellet (nee McQuigge), Kathleen Ellen McQuigge (husband Randy Huber). Cherished Nana of eight grandchildren Brooks, Alan, Hillory, Sarah, Paul, Meagan, Chelsea and Steven, and nineteen great-grandchildren. She will be sadly missed by nieces, nephews and cousins. Brenda, "Nana" greatly embodied the expression, "It takes a village to raise a child" and will fondly be remembered as "Capreol's Nana". In lieu of flowers, the family's requesting a star be purchased in Brenda's memory supporting Health Sciences North (Respiratory Unit). A Celebration of Brenda's Life will follow at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to RANGER'S CREMATION AND BURIAL SERVICES LTD. Online condolences can be posted at www.RangersSudbury.com13049490CUMMINGS, Louise (nee Lafontaine) - In Loving Memory of Louise Cummings (ne Lafontaine) 64 years Monday, April 11th, 2016 at Health Sciences NorthBeloved wife of Gerald "Gerry" Cummings (predeceased February 2016). Loving mother of Paul Mongeon (Angie) and Julie Seguin (Justin). Step mother of Tina Young (Bob). Cherished grandmaman of Sebastian & Bradley Deault, Brook Mongeon, Alissa, Isabelle & Esmee Segiun. Loving daughter of Fernand (predeceased) and Jeannette Lafontaine. Sister of Rachelle Yensen (Frank),
Rene Lafontaine (Lucille), Donald Lafontaine (Henriette), Fernande Mongeon
(Reynald), Lorraine Lachance (Blaine), Richard Lafontaine (Mylene) and
Therese Austin (Rob). She will be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins
and friends. There will be a celebration of life for Gerry and Louise on
Saturday, April 30th, 2016 at the Capreol Fire Hall. Confirmed times will be
announced on the Lougheed website in the next week. Cremation at Park Lawn
Crematorium. Donations to the Northern Cancer Foundation would be
appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the JACKSON AND BARNARD
FUNERAL HOME . To light a memorial candle, flowers, donations or messages of
condolences available on-line at <http://www.lougheed.org/>
LeCAIN, James Leonard - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing
SHAYER, Bryan James - In loving memory of Bryan J. Shayer, age 72, who passed away on Monday, March 7, 2016 at Health Sciences North. Survived by his beloved friend Lucy. Predeceased by his parents Dominic and Mary (née Sadick) Shayer, his sister Delores (late Bert) and his brother Don (Fran). Lovingly remembered by nieces and nephews, Sandra (Ken), Larry (Viv), Joyce (Lee) and Glen (Sue) along with great nieces and great nephews. Bryan enjoyed driving around in his Jeeps and grooming the Capreol Cross Country Ski trails in the winter. As per Bryan's wishes there will be no visitation or funeral. Cremation to take place with a celebration of life to be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME,
CUMMINGS, Gerald - In loving memory of Gerald Richard "Gerry" Cummings, 66 years on Monday, February 29, 2016 at Health Sciences North. Beloved husband of Louise Cummings (nee Lafontaine) of Capreol. Loving father of Tina Young (Bob), Paul Mongeon (Angie) and Julie Seguin (Justin). Cherished grandfather of Sebastian & Bradley Deault, Brook Mongeon, Alissa, Isabelle & Esmee Seguin. Predeceased by his parents George Cummings, Ora Cummings-Martin and his brother Lawrence. Dear brother-in-law of Rachelle Yensen (Frank), Fernande Mongeon (Reynald), Rene Lafontaine (Lucille), Don Lafontaine (Henriette), Lorraine Lachance (Blaine), Richard Lafontaine (Mylene) and Therese Austin (Rob). Sadly missed by his mother-in-law Jeannette Lafontaine. Gerry worked for the town of Capreol and continued to after the amalgamation to Greater Sudbury. He was a volunteer firefighter for many years in Capreol. At this time there will be no visitation or service. Cremation at Park Lawn Crematorium. Arrangements entrusted to the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME . To light a memorial candle, flowers, donations or messages of condolences available online at www.lougheed.org.13032130METCALF, Wayne David - Passed away surrounded by his
family at Stratford General Hospital on Sunday, February 21, 2016.
Wayne David Metcalf of Clinton in his 71st year.
Loving husband of Shirley Metcalf.
Wonderful father of Liisa (Mark) Bolzenthal of Clinton and Leanne (James)
McEwen of Stratford.
Caring grandfather of Andrew Bolzenthal, Jessica Metcalf, Josh Metcalf,
MacKenna McEwen, Emmy McEwen and Christopher (Deanna) McEwen.
Great-grandfather of Sophia Metcalf and Sierra McEwen. Brother of Wendy (Mark) Yasher of Cambridge. Predeceased by his parents Leon and Bea Metcalf and his brother Glen
Metcalf. A Memorial Service will be held at Calvary Baptist Church, 231 Bayfield
Road, Goderich, on Friday, February 26, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.
As expressions of sympathy, the family would appreciate memorial donations
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COTIE, Cathy - In Loving Memory of Cathy Ann Cotie Born and raised in
SHAYER, Lorraine Pauline Marie (née Couture) - The family announces with great sorrow the passing of Lorraine Shayer (née Couture) of Parksville, BC at the age of 69. Beloved wife of Victor for 50 years whom she married in 1966. The mother of Jason Shayer (wife Jennifer) of Toronto, ON and Leslie Shayer of Kelowna, BC. Proud Memere of Elizabeth, Brian, Claire, and Connor. Daughter of Paul (predeceased) and Rita Couture of Val Caron, ON. The sister of Micheline Gauthier (husband Rudolf) of Windsor, ON, Gilles (wife Simone) of Hanmer, ON, Maurice Couture (wife Linda) of Hanmer, ON, Robert Couture (wife Dee) of Manitoulin Island, ON, Joanne Legault (husband Richard) of Hanmer, ON, Lise Doucet (husband Gilles) of Sudbury, ON, Carmen Couture of Sudbury ON, and Therese Couture of Gatineau, QC. Born in Sudbury in 1946, Lorraine attended College Notre Dame in Sudbury, Ecole Normale in Sudbury, and graduated from Laurentian University in 1978. She began her teaching career at Sacre Coeur in Val Caron, taught at Ecole Ste Marie in Capreol for many years, then finished her career at Notre Dame du Rosaire in Blezard Valley, ON. She retired from teaching in 2000. She enjoyed travelling with her husband, working on crafts and fine needle work, and spent many hours tending her flower gardens. She was an avid reader and enjoyed baking. She loved helping anyone in need and touched many with her happy, enthusiastic, and optimistic view of life. She moved to Parksville with her husband in 2005. Donations can be made to the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital or its Palliative Care Unit. Memorial Service in the Sudbury area to take place in Spring 2016
Duchesne, Joseph Ernest - It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of Joseph E. Duchesne, 84 years, on Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at Health Sciences North. Beloved husband of Velma Cunningham. Loving father of Rose-Marie (Gary), Guy (partner Kathryn), Marc, Louis, Rusty, Vikki, Glenn (Cheryl) and Scott. Cherished grandfather of Christopher, Corinne, Katharine, Scott, Dyllan, Darcie, Kyle and Katie. An avid outdoorsman, Joseph loved to hunt, fish, camp and travel. His greatest pleasure though came from spending countless hours dancing with his beloved Velma. He was a proud member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 76, Caruso Club, Golden Age Club and Our Lady of Hope Church. As per Joseph’s wishes there will be no visitation or service. Arrangements entrusted to RANGER'S CREMATION AND BURIAL SERVICES LTD. Online condolences can be posted at
Béchamp, Victor Vic. In loving memory of Victor “Vic” Béchamp 85 years on Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 at his home in Capreol. Beloved husband for 64 years of Denise Béchamp (née Gervais). Loving father of Jean-Pierre “J.P.” (Myrna), Larry (Carole), Michael (Annette) and Norman (Cindy). Cherished grandfather of Kevin (Shannon), Brian, Jean-Philippe, Sadie (Brendon), Ashley, Selina, Shannon (and family) and Sean (and family); and great grandfather of Peyton and Carter. Dear brother of Hector (late Marie-Jeanne), Donald (late Yollande), Evance (Noreen), Grace Béchamp; predeceased by Eleanor (late Bill), Paul (late Pierrette), Marie, Cécilia (Claude Brunet) and Gertrude (Mario Ottoni). Predeceased by his parents Alphonse and Cécile Béchamp. Victor was a dedicated railway worker from 1944 at the age of 14 and retired a crane operator 43 years later in 1987. Professionally, he gladly trained all those willing to learn his craft during his long career on the CNR and beyond. He was meticulous and always conscientious when it came to the safety of his coworkers. Personally, his dedication remained unwavering from providing for his family to imparting his widely varied knowledge and experience without reservation. No matter where Victor went, his natural element was when work needed to be done; he built his own home (and others) and readily worked on and often fixed anything from electrical to plumbing, structural to mechanical. Some of his retirement years were spent in Gogama, on a pontoon boat fishing with the family. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Resting at the Lougheed Funeral Home Hanmer/Capreol Chapel 4605 Michelle Dr., at Hwy 69 N, Hanmer Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. only Funeral mass at Our Lady of Peace Church, Capreol Monday, October 19th, 2015 at 11 a.m. Interment in the Capreol Cemetery Tuesday, October 20th, 2015, at 2 p.m. Memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
MAZZUCA, Albert "Bob" - In Loving Memory of Albert "Bob" Mazzuca. It is with great sorrow that his family announces his passing on Saturday, October 10th, 2015 with his loving family at his side at Health Sciences North Palliative Care at the age of 82. Beloved husband, and best friend of 59 years to Rose (DelPapa), "Rose, where is the butter". Dear son to Fiore and Josephine Mazzuca (predeceased). Beloved father of Perry (Debbie), Connie (Redge) and Robbie (Jane). Beloved Papa of April, Jessica (Shariffe), Nick, Chris (Jessica), Vicki (Tyler), Jordan, Kelsey, Cassandra and Brittany. Beloved great grandfather to Lilianna, Edwin, Bobbie and Gabriella. Beloved brother to sister Dellie (Armand Sbrega predeceased), beloved brothers Frank predeceased (Rose predeceased), Mario (predeceased) (Elaine) and Val predeceased (Violet). Special brother in law to Philip DelPapa (wife Linda) and special son in law to Jenny DelPapa. "Uncle Bob" will be sadly missed by his nieces and nephews: Frankie, Marilynn, Ann Marie, Rosanne, Joanne, Gina, Larry, Tommy and their families. Bob lived a full life with no regrets, if he wanted to do something, he did it, whether it was a last minute trip to watch the Leafs or go to the Jays World Series, a pit stop at Lebarons Steak House, Bob was there. Bob was a very kind and generous person, having sponsored the Capreol Midget Hawks and the Capreol Mazzuca's Fast Ball Team. Right up until the end, Bob's sense of humor was present. Thank you to the Health Sciences North Staff on the 4th floor, Marian from Bayshore, Dr. Kohmani, Meagan, Dr. Bowmen, Homestay and CCCA. A very special thank you to his canine buddy Chezzi. Bob's specific wishes were that there would be no mass, no funeral and no fuss over him, "from the bed to the fire". Bob is now in a better place, with his brothers, his best friend Jimmy Farelli, brother in law Armand on the piano, Ezio on the guitar and the celebration has started. We will miss his sense of humor, we will miss his smile and he will be forever remembered. Donations to the Northeastern Ontario Cancer Centre, HSN 4th Floor or Maison Vale Hospice would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the LOUGHEED FUNERAL HOME. To light a memorial candle, flowers, donations or messages of condolences available on-line at www.lougheed.org12984889
SMAGAC, Walter Frank - In loving memory of Walter Frank Smagac, 90 years,who passed away peacefully on September 30, 2015, at Pioneer Manor, with his loving family by his side.
RHEAULT, Michelle - In Loving Memory of Michelle Rheault, 46 years, suddenlyat her residence on Friday, August 21st, 2015 Loving mother of Megan Dupuis(Trevor) and Matthew Pilon. Cherished partner of Ryan McCabe. Daughter ofJoseph Rheault (predeceased) wife Pat of Capreol and Diane Houl (predeceased). Sister of Leeanne Rheault (Kirby) of Capreol. Special aunt of
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