Friday, March 27, 2015

Obituary announcement for club member Dick Shorey LM213

SHOREY, Richard - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our much loved Dad, Richard Andrew (Dick) on March 25th, 2015; he had just celebrated his 84th birthday. Dad passed surrounded with the love of his family. He has gone to join his much loved and missed wife Mary (2002). Survived by his children George, James (Arlene), Kyreen, Dan (Laurie), and Tracie (Wayne), the treasures in his life, his grandchildren Travis (Nancy), Sabrina, Carrie, and Natasha (Nick), Wade, David, Angela (Jake), and Craig, Tyler and Troy, whose lives will never be the same, and his 7 great-grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by his sister Joan (Grant), sister-in-law Blanche, and his cousin Wilma. Predeceased by his siblings Beth and Joe. Dad was always full of life and we ask you to join us in a Celebration of Life on Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at the Days Inn from 1-4pm. Donations can be made in his name to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadian Cancer Society, or organization of your choosing

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Obituary announcement for club member John Cole LM041

Note: John Cole was deceased at Woodstock ON on Thurs June 30, 2011
COLE, John - Peacefully at Caressant Care, Woodstock on Thursday, June 30, 2011, John "Jack" Douglas Cole of Woodstock at the age of 90. Beloved husband of Ruby E. Cole (nee Tucker) for nearly 65 years. Predeceased by his son Alfred "Ted" Wallace Cole (1997). Brother of Don Cole (Claire) of Stratford. John was a veteran of WWII, serving with the Royal Canadian Signal Corps 4th Division from 1941 to 1946. He was involved with the Oxford Rifles in the Cadet Corps and as a Reservist-RCR. John was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 55, Woodstock and the Oxford Masonic Lodge No. 76 A.F. & A.M. He was also a lifelong member of the Anglican Church of Canada. A Memorial service will be held at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Tuesday, July 5, 2011 at 7:30 pm with Rev. Bruce Genge officiating. A Masonic service will also be held at the funeral home on Tuesday evening at 6:30 pm under the auspices of Oxford Masonic Lodge No. 76 A.F. & A.M. Cremation followed by interment later at The Anglican Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations to the John Gordon Home, London or the Alzheimer Society of Oxford would be appreciated. Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com10301416

Monday, March 16, 2015

Obituary announcement for club member Walter Smith LM700

SMITH, Walter David - Passed peacefully at Parkwood Hospital in London, January 9, 2015 in his 78th year. Father of Katie Smith-Mohamed of Sault St. Marie & Lorra Deasy of Collingwood. Proud Grandfather of Kristina, Rowan and Sophie, Annie & Sean. Sadly missed by sisters Ruthann (Bern) Juracka of Payson Az, Irene (Bob) Osbourne of Strathroy and brother Gerald (Adrienne) Smith of Woodstock, and brother-in-law Bud Jamieson of Charlton, ON. Predeceased by sister Marg Jamieson (2006) and parents Pauline (1978) and Gordon Smith (1990). Remembered by many nieces, nephews & cousins. Walter led a full & active life. He joined the Army after High School and served with Canadian Signal Corp in Egypt. When he returned to London, he graduated from Aylmer Police College and served on the OPP force in Missanable and then Sault Ste. Marie. He went on to earn a B.A. at the University of Windsor and served as an investigator for the Ministry of Consumer and Commercial Relatations in Toronto for the rest of his career. Not able to stay still, Walter held various jobs after retiring and pursued many hobbies and interests, including running, motorcycles, driving and training harness race horses, genealogy and was an United Empire Loyalist. Walter's family would like to thank the kind staff for their wonderful care. As he requested, Walter has been cremated and there will be no Funeral Service. Donation to a Charity of one's choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. ELLIOTT-MADILL FUNERAL HOME, Mt. Brydges entrusted with arrangements. 519-264-110012887104

Obituary announcement for club member Lee Cunningham LM571

Lee Cunningham Obituary
In Memory of

Lee Cunningham

March 14, 1938 - June 29, 2014
Passed away at the CHSLD in Matapedia on June 29, at the age of 76, Lee Cunningham of Pointe-à-la-Garde, husband of the Patricia Keays.

The graveside service will be held at the Brookside Cemetery in Pointe-à-la-Garde on Saturday at 2:00 pm NB time

There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Donations to the Brookside Cemetery Fund or the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.

Funeral arrangements are in the care of Maher's Funeral Home, Campbellton.

Est décédée au CHSLD de Matapédia, le 29 Juin à l'âge de 76 ans, Lee Cunningham de Pointe-à-la-Garde, époux de Patricia Keays.

Un service funéraire aura lieu au cimetière de Brookside à Pointe-à-la-Garde, samedi à 14h00 heure du NB.

Il n'y aura pas visite au salon funéraire.

Des dons au Brookside Cemetery Fund ou au choix du donneur seraient appréciés par la famille.

Les arrangements funéraires ont été confiés aux soins du Salon Funéraire Maher de Campbellton.


Friday, March 13, 2015

Obituary announcement for club member Duncan Kerr LM713

KERR, Duncan NeilDuncan Neil Kerr of Camrose, AB passed away on Monday, March 9, 2015 surrounded by his loved ones.Duncan is survived by his wife, Ellen; three children; two sons and one daughter, Steve (Deanne) of Fort Saskatchewan, Keri (Jim) Bowie of Rosalind and Kyle of Calgary; four beautiful grandchildren, Erin, Cody, Reggi and Aiden.Memorial Service Tuesday, March 17 at 1:30 p.m. at Park Memorial Chapel, 9709 – 111 Avenue, Edmonton, AB. Cremation has taken place. Donations may be made to St. Mary's Hospital, c/o Palliative Care Unit 2, 4607 – 53 Street, Camrose, AB T4V 1Y5 or to the charity of one's choice. - See more at:

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Obituary notice for Cunningham LB (Lee) LM571

Deceased at Matapedia QC, June 29th, 2014
No obituary announcement available.

Obituary announcement for Len DeCosse LM350

Leonard T. DeCosse (November 18, 1923 - February 23, 2015)                

Survived by his daughter Bonnie and granddaughter Jessica, sister Eileen, brothers Raymond and Noel and many nieces and nephews. Len was born on the family farm near Somerset, Manitoba. He joined the Queens Own Cameron Highlanders, was trained in England and served in Normandy France, N/W Europe, United Nations, Egypt and the Congo. He enjoyed many retirement years fishing, hunting and his hobby, working with stained glass. Len requested cremation with no service. Memorial to follow at a later date.
Published in Comox Valley Echo from Mar. 10 to Apr. 8, 2015
From Fred Maniak:  He is going to have a Memorial Wednesday the 18 March 2015 at 1400hrs,(2pm for Air types)
in COMOX at the Legion on Comox Rd.  I am notifying personnel in the immediate area including Nanaimo.

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Obituary announcement for club member Henry Redmond LM311

Henry RedmondHenry Redmond passed away suddenly at home on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late John Alexander and Anne Blanche (Cropley) Redmond. A veteran of World War II, he served overseas with the Royal Canadian Corps of Signals. Henry retired from the Federal Department of Health and Welfare in 1979. Previous to that he was a field auditor with the unemployment insurance commission. He was a life member and past president of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 12. He was a member of the Kiwanas and a past president of the Sydney Credit Union and a member of the Riverdale Seniors Club. Henry was a member of the United Church where he served on several committees. Henry is survived by his loving wife, Leona (Gillis); his daughters, Julia Lusk(Mike), Kamloops, B.C., Claire (Fred) Ceruk, St. Catherine’s, ON; his grandsons, Zackary Lusk, Greg, Stephen, Michael and Christopher; son-in-law, Ernie Lusk, Sydney; nephew, Harold Phillips, Mira Gut; niece, Shirley MacLeod, Dartmouth. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his sister, Hazel Phillips; brother Frank Redmond. Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at the SW Chant & Son Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra St., Sydney with Rev. Sheldon Chant officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army or charity of choice. Online condolences may be sent to our webpage at