NORBO o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-10-23 published
TOMPKINS, Ken
In his 75th year, Ken passed into the presence of Jesus on October 18th, 2006. He is survived by beloved wife, Lillian. A loving Father to Darrell (Audrey) TOMPKINS of Olds, Alberta; David (Hee Jeong) TOMKINS of Toronto, Ontario; Richard (Barb) CREIGHTON of Penticton, British Columbia and Jennifer of Mississauga, Ontario. Loved greatly by his grandchildren: Cheryl, Joel, Katie, Liam, Yuha, Christopher, and Margo. Dear brother to Keith (Loray) TOMPKINS of Colorado, Ina NORBO of Washington, Ruby FLETCHALL of Oregon. He is sadly predeceased by his brother Bill and sisters Orma and Laura. "And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are called according to His purpose." Romans 8: 28 Memorial Services will be held on Tuesday, October 24, 2006 at 2 o'clock p.m. from Concordia Lutheran Church, 2800 South Main Street, Penticton, with Pastor Vic Morris officiating. Interment will follow at the Lakeview Columbarium, 775 Lower Bench Road, Penticton. Memorial Tributes may be made to Moog and Friends Hospice House in Penticton or the Canadian Cancer Society. Condolences may be directed to the family: parkview@vip.net

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NORCOP o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-06-29 published
HOLMES, Ronald Paget
On June 27, 2006 at West Park Health Centre, Toronto. Ron loving husband of Patricia (née STOTT,) married in 1954, beloved father of Geoffrey (and friend Patricia), Richard ( and wife Mary), Michael ( and wife Monica) and Peter, adored grandfather of Michael, Matthew, Sarah, Ben, Jennifer, Kevin, Nicholas and Jason, dear brother of Charlotte (HOLMES) NORCOP, predeceased by his parents Ronald and Helen HOLMES. Ron was a graduate of University of Toronto, School of Engineering, class of 1953. His practice of chemical engineering took him from Canada to U.S.A., England, France until he returned to Canada. Family and Friends are invited to the Funeral Service, Monday, July 3rd, 1: 00 p.m. at the Carfrae Chapel, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. The family wishes to thank the staff at West Park Health Centre for all their care and request memorial donations to the West Park. Arrangements entrusted to The Simple Alternative Funeral Centre, (416-441-1580), for further information please visit www.etouch.ca

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NORCROSS o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-02-07 published
COPE, Richard " Dick"
At Bluewater Health -- Palliative Care, Sarnia on Monday, February 6, 2006, Richard "Dick" COPE, 63 years, of Petrolia. Survived by his wife Joanne, his children, Karen AIKEN and her finance Marc NORCROSS of Sarnia, Debbie and Craig BRUMMELL of Kingsville, Richard COPE of Toronto, Tim and Debi COPE of Wyoming and their mother Carol HART of Sarnia; his step sons, Randy and Jessie LABELLE of Sarnia; his grandchildren, Brian AIKEN, Lauren and Carson BRUMMELL and Sierra COPE; brothers, Bob and Bev COPE of Sarnia and Bill COPE of Saint Thomas and sisters Karen and Ray MYERS of Chatham and Diane and Vince PETRANY of Sarnia. Predeceased by his parents, Hank and Luella COPE and a brother, Wayne COPE (2000). Visitors will be received on Wednesday, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Needham-Jay Funeral Home, Petrolia, where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, February 9, 2006 at 11: 00 a.m. Interment in Hillsdale Cemetery, Petrolia. As expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Bluewater Health Foundation for Palliative Care or the charity of your choice. Memories and condolences may be sent on line at www.needhamjay.com

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NORCROSS o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-09-12 published
WOOD, Sherrill Eileen (NORCROSS)
Passed away quietly at home on Sunday, September 10 in her 64th year, after a ten month fight with cancer. Sherrill was beloved and will be greatly missed by her husband Neil and by her family: Barbara and Gavin, David and Mara, John and Renée, Brian and Cindy. She was born Sherrill NORCROSS in Ottawa, schooled at Compton Hall, now Bishops. Early in her career Sherrill was secretary to a Member of Parliament. After moving to Toronto she became a graduate Interior Designer and worked in that profession for many years, first with the Rice Brydon firm and later in her own independent business. Her volunteer work included especially The Art Gallery of Ontario, in the gallery, and leading member trips to cities and galleries abroad. Sherrill was a member of, and keenly interested in the Toronto Friends of the Visual Arts. In recent years she enjoyed golf and became a good player, a member of Rosedale Golf Club in Toronto, and in Florida the Lost Tree Club and The Loxahatchee Club. Sherrill was also a long-time member of the B and R. Sherrill will have cremation and a memorial at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, in accordance with her wishes. A service celebrating her life will be held at Rosedale United Church on Wednesday, September 20 at 4: 30 pm, with a reception following. In lieu of flowers, she would wish that donations go to the Sunnybrook Foundation, directed to the Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre.

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NORD o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-03-04 published
ALGER, Mona (née PITTMAN)
Peacefully at Bluewater Rest Home, Zurich, Ontario on Thursday March 2, 2006 surrounded by the love of her daughter Laurie, Mona (PITTMAN) ALGER in her 80th year. Beloved wife of the late Frederic Joseph ALGER (2000.) Loving mother of Linn (Trina) ALGER of Sugarloaf, California; Judi (Richard) TREADWAY of Jamestown, California, Laurie ROSZELL of Bayfield, Ontario and Heather (Art MacCOLL) ALGER of Erin, Ontario. Sadly missed by her grandchildren Christopher (Nikki) ACORD, Steven (Alicia) ACORD, Michael (Cinnamon) ACORD, Lisa (Sam) NORD and Jason ALGER and Rileigh ALGER- MacCOLL and her great grandchildren Sarah, Jordan, Lily, Zack, Dillon, Shaun, Kyle, Jacob and Joshua. Dear sister of Ginger PITTMAN of Williamsburg, Virginia; Marian (Bob) MURRAY of Mesa, Arizona Fay (Dr. Harry) DONALDSON of Calgary, Alberta; Norma (Art) SCHUELER, Hixon (Verna) PITTMAN and Lyle (Gill) PITTMAN all of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Predeceased by her parents Linn and Mary Ann (nee CALDWELL) PITTMAN, one sister Lola and by three brothers Jack, Lloyd and Linn PITTMAN. At Mona's request cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at the Falconer Funeral Homes Ltd. -- Clinton Chapel, 153 High Street, Clinton, Ontario on Saturday March 11, 2006 at 2: 00 p.m. with visitation one hour prior to the service. Burial of Mona's ashes will take place at the Bayfield Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society of Huron County or to the Bluewater Rest Home, Zurich will be gratefully acknowledged. (Falconer Funeral Homes Ltd. 519-482-9521).

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NORD o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-03-04 published
ALGER, Mona (née PITTMAN)
Peacefully, at Bluewater Rest Home, Zurich, Ontario, on Thursday, March 2, 2006, surrounded by the love of her daughter Laurie, Mona, in her 80th year. Beloved wife of the late Frederic Joseph ALGER (2000.) Loving mother of Linn (Trina) ALGER of Sugarloaf, California; Judi (Richard) TREADWAY of Jamestown, California Laurie ROSZELL of Bayfield, Ontario; and Heather (Art MacCOLL) ALGER of Erin, Ontario. Sadly missed by her grandchildren Christopher (Nikki) ACORD, Steven (Alicia) ACORD, Michael (Cinnamon) ACORD, Lisa (Sam) NORD and Jason ALGER and Rileigh ALGER- MacCOLL, and by her great-grandchildren Sarah, Jordan, Lily, Zack, Dillon, Shaun, Kyle, Jacob and Joshua. Dear sister of Ginger PITTMAN of Williamsburg, Virginia; Marian (Bob) MURRAY of Mesa, Arizona Fay (Dr. Harry) DONALDSON of Calgary, Alberta; Norma (Art) SCHUELER, Hixon (Verna) PITTMAN and Lyle (Gill) PITTMAN, all of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Predeceased by her parents Linn and Mary Ann (nee CALDWELL) PITTMAN, one sister Lola and by three brothers Jack, Lloyd and Linn PITTMAN. At Mona's request, cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at the Falconer Funeral Homes Ltd. - Clinton Chapel, 153 High Street, Clinton, Ontario, on Saturday, March 11, 2006 at 2: 00 p.m. with visitation one hour prior to the service. Burial of Mona's ashes will take place at the Bayfield Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society of Huron County or to the Bluewater Rest Home, Zurich, will be gratefully acknowledged. (Falconer Funeral Homes Ltd., 51-482-9521)

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NORDIN o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-05-26 published
COGHLAN, Robert James
Peacefully, at Kensington Village, on Tuesday, May 23, 2006. Robert James COGHLAN, formerly of Corunna, in his 89th year. Beloved husband of the late Stacia Marie COGHLAN (2001.) Loving father of Carolyn (Rick) NORDIN of Victoria, British Columbia, Bob (Louise) COGHLAN of London, and John COGHLAN of Ottawa. Grandfather of Craig and Jenna NORDIN, Chris, Pat and Shaun COGHLAN. Great-grandfather of Sophie COGHLAN. Predeceased by sister Jean DART and brother Jack COGHLAN. Also survived by brother Don COGHLAN and many nieces and nephews. Bob's 40 year career as a Mechanical Engineer started with 3 years in the Army during World War 2 and then took them across Canada where they made many Friends. A Memorial Service will be held at the Evans Funeral Home, 648 Hamilton Rd. (1 block east of Egerton), on Saturday May 27, 2006, at 2: 00 p.m. with Chaplain Maureen DWYER officiating. Interment of Bob and Stacia's ashes will take place at a later date in Corunna, Ontario. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences can be expressed at evansfh.ca

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NORDSTROM o@ca.on.simcoe_county.nottawasaga.stayner.stayner_sun 2006-01-04 published
LEMMON, John Archer " Jack"
Passed away on Wednesday, December 28, 2005 at the Collingwood General and Marine Hospital in his 90th year. Jack, loving husband of the late Joan LEMMON. Dear father of Valerie and her husband Norm NORDSTROM, John and his wife Darlene LEMMON, and Beth BERTEMSHAW. Cherished grandfather of Penny and Chris, Brian, Daniel and Heather, Matthew and Jennifer, David, Katie, Meghan, and great grandfather of Ashton, Maddie and Bailey. Jack will be fondly remembered by his sisters Grace LEMMON and Frances EVANS. Predeceased by sister Beatrice DUNNING and brother Doug LEMMON. Visitation was held on Friday, December 30, 2005 at Fawcett Funeral Homes -Creemore Chapel, 182 Mill Street, from 6-9 p.m. A funeral service will take place in the chapel on Saturday, December 31, 2005 at 1: 00 p.m. Spring Interment at Creemore Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciated donations in Jack's memory be made to the Creemore Legion Poppy Fund, or to the Creemore Library. Friends may leave condolences on-line by visiting www.fawcettfuneralhomes.com
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NORDSTROM o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-03-04 published
ROZSA, Theodore (1915-2006)
Theodore ROZSA passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 2nd at his home in Calgary. Ted was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan on June 12, 1915. He was the son of a Hungarian immigrant who instilled in him his life long commitment to the value of hard work. In 1933, he completed his high school diploma with honors and in 1936, two and a half years after he entered what is now Michigan Technological University, his Bachelor of Science degree in geology, with honors. Ted was a pioneer in the post-war oil industry. His first and only employment after graduation was with the Shell Oil Company where he spent thirteen years managing seismic exploration from the Gulf of Mexico to the tundra of northern Alberta. In 1950, one year after relocating to Calgary to assume the position of chief geophysicist for Canada, he left Shell to start his own company, Frontier Geophysical. Over the next forty years, Ted utilized his considerable skills as a geophysicist and geological engineer to build three petroleum exploration companies in southern Alberta. For these accomplishments, in 1987, he was awarded the first Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists gold medal for his integrity, outstanding professionalism, and significant contribution to the application and business development of Exploration Geophysics. Ted actively supported his community by sharing his financial success. His capital contributions launched the construction of the Rozsa Centre at the University of Calgary, and the Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts at Michigan Technological University, where he also established a student scholarship fund. Capital support was also given to the Banff Centre and Centre for the Performing Arts. Ted made a large endowment to the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra for the Maestro's Chair, as well as giving significant annual operational funding to the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, Calgary Opera, Honens, in addition to supporting the Glenbow Museum, Theatre Calgary, Foothills Hospital and many other charitable causes. Mr. ROZSA received numerous honors for his professional contributions, philanthropy and civic leadership. In 1990, he received an Honorary Doctor of Engineering from Michigan Technological University and an Honorary Doctor of Laws from the University of Calgary. In 1991, he was named an Officer of the Order of Canada, of which he was most proud. Other honors he received include: the Michigan Technological University Silver Medal (1988), the Canadian Music Council Award (1989), the Government of Canada Lescarbot Award (1991), Rotary Integrity Award (1994), Edmund C. Bovey Award for Business and the Arts (2002), Lieutenant Governor Award (2004), Alberta Centennial Medal (2005). Ted's life-long recreation was the game of golf. He was one of the early Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists members who founded the Doodlebug Golf Tournament in 1953, in which he played for thirty-eight consecutive years and is remembered through the annual Ted Rozsa Doodlebug Award. He was an active member of the Calgary Golf and Country Club for over fifty years. Ted is survived by his loving wife of sixty-six years, Lola ROZSA two daughters, Ruth Ann RAYNER, and Mary Rozsa DE COQUET; and son Ted and wife Diana ROZSA; all of whom reside in Calgary. He has seven grandchildren: Howie and wife Hella NORDSTROM of Sweden; Scott and wife Paige ROZSA of Dallas, Texas; T.J. ROZSA and Stacy ROZSA of Los Angles, California; Karen and husband Jim RICE, Mary Cristina Rozsa DE COQUET, and Charles ROZSA of Calgary; and four great grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother-in-law, Charles and wife Mildred ESTES, of Sherman, Texas. Ted loved his family and was highly respected in the community. He was pleased to have watched Calgary grow, and to have had the opportunity to 'give back' to the community and support that growth. He will be remembered for his brilliance, hard work, integrity, and philanthropic generosity which will be carried on by the Rozsa Foundation and the annual Rozsa Award for Excellence in Arts Management. A memorial service will be held at Grace Presbyterian Church (1009, 15th Avenue S.W.), Thursday, March 9 at 2: 30 p.m. Heritage Family Funeral Services 'Calgary Crematorium Chapel' Telephone (403) 299-0111

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NORDT o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-03-21 published
MALONEY, Brenda (née JOYCE)
(Retired Nurse at Queen St. Mental Health Centre)
On Sunday, March 19, 2006, at Sunnybrook Hospital. Brenda, beloved wife of Patrick for over 52 years. Loved mother of Kathleen (Eric NORDT,) and Margaret (Gord CARLTON.) Survived by sisters Mary and Jackie, and many nieces and nephews in Ireland and England. Sister-in-law of Sr. Carmel, John, Mike, Maurice, and their families. Friends will be received at the Lynett Funeral Home, 3299 Dundas St. West (one block east of Runnymede) Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, March 23, at 11: 00 a.m. from Saint_Joan of Arc Church, 1701 Bloor St. West (east of Keele). Interment Assumption Cemetery. If desired, donations may be made to the Sunnybrook and Women's College Hospital Foundation.

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NOREJKO o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-01-26 published
BIENIEK, Zuzanna
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Zuzanna BIENIEK, in her 56th year, at Victoria Hospital on Monday, January 23, 2006. Beloved wife of Ryszard "Richard" and loving mother of their children Michal and Anna. Zuzanna will be lovingly remembered by her mother Anna JAGLINSKA of London. Dear sister of Celina NOREJKO (Witold,) niece Joanna, Jadwiga JAGLINSKA and Pawel JAGLINSKI (Jolanta) all of Poland. Brother-in-law of Czeslaw BIENIEK (Anna,) nephew Mateusz (Barbara) all of Saint Thomas. Visitors will be received on Friday from 7: 00-9:00 p.m. in the O'Neil Funeral Home, 350 William St. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday at 10: 00 a.m. in Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, 419 Hill St. Interment St. Peter's Cemetery. Prayers Friday at 8: 00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society gratefully acknowledged.

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NOREN o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-11-25 published
ROBERTSON, George A.
It is with sadness, that the family of Mr. George A. ROBERTSON announces his sudden passing at University Hospital on November 23, 2006 in his 90th year. Beloved husband of Olive ROBERTSON for 63 years. Loving father of Edgar of Washago, Ontario, Mary HOLSTEAD of London, Catharine and husband Bob WOXMAN of Byron and Edna and husband Doug GRACEY of London. Cherished grandfather of Michael (Tiffany), Laura, Donald, David, Bob (Nicole), Joey and Sandra (Bryan). Great-grandfather of 8. Predeceased by brother Theodore and sister Mary NOREN. Survived by sister Leah ROBERTSON of British Columbia. George was an electrical engineer with Ontario Hydro for 33 years and will be missed by all his Friends and family. Special thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff of 6th floor, University Hospital for their exceptional care and support. Friends may be received in the Needham Funeral Chapel, 520 Dundas Street, London (519-434-9141) on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. where the Funeral Service will be held on Monday, November 27, 2006 at 1 p.m. Interment to take place at a later date in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in George's memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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NORFOLK o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-02-04 published
SMEDLEY, Philippa
Peacefully on February 1, 2006. Loving wife of the late Colin. Survived by her sister Margaret BEDDOW of Leigh-on-Sea, United Kingdom, brother Michael (Rita) NORFOLK of New Zealand, son Paul ROBINSON and his partner Roland HOY of Toronto, daughter Jane (Joe) MANSELL, granddaughter Christina (Ken) HEIMANN, great-grand_sons Colin and Alex of Raleigh, North Carolina. Philippa will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by her family and Friends. Friends may call at the Rosar-Morrison Funeral Home and Chapel, 467 Sherbourne Street (south of Wellesley) on Monday, February 6, 2006 from 1 until 2 p.m. (parking adjacent to the funeral home). A Celebration of Philippa's Life will be held in the Coach House Chapel of the Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Private cremation has been held. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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NORFU o@ca.on.manitoulin.howland.little_current.manitoulin_expositor 2006-03-15 published
RON HEWITT
It is with great sadness the family wishes to announce the sudden passing of
Ron Hewitt on March 9 at Big White Mountain, B.C. at age 65. Ron was born in
Sault Ste. Marie. The family moved to the Lockerby area of Sudbury where he
attended public school. He graduated from Nickel District Collegiate in
1959. He was a member of the Nickel Teen Ski Club and skied competitively in
downhill, jumping and cross country events. He played defensive end for 10
years in the NORFU football league for the Sturgeon Falls Bombers, Sudbury
Hardrocks and Sudbury Spartans. He worked at INCO for 35 years. In l969 he
married, built a home on Long Lake and resided there for 25 years. He
curled out of the Copper Cliff Club and later the Idelwilde Club. He was a
member of the Sudbury Power and Sail Squadron, the Beefsteak and Burgundy
Wine Club and the Birdie League. His career highlight was a posting for two
and a half years as acting Superintendant of Logistics for PT INCO in
Soroako on the Island of Sulawesi, Indonesia. In l991 he retired from the
Purchasing/Warehousing division to build their retirement home on the docks
in Little Current, Manitoulin Island. He enjoyed fifteen years of retirement
boating the North Channel on his trawler, Dream Catcher, RVing throughout
Canada, USA and the Baja, sailing across the Atlantic and island hopping in
the Carribean on Libertad, his sister and brother-in-law's boat. Most
winters were spent skiing with a large contingent of Ontario Friends at
Silver Star Mountain in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia. In the fall
of 2005 he and his wife moved to Coldstream B.C. to pursue the Okanagan
lifestyle. Ron will be remembered by all his Friends and family as a quiet,
strong man of generous spirit and high integrity. He was greatly loved by
the many whose lives he touched. He was the rock of his family and always
put others before himself. He died on a sunny day, doing what he
loved --cruising the runs with his buddies. He is predeceased by his father,
Clifford Hewitt, his mother Jean (née Drury), his brother Bryan and niece,
Linda Rene. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife Carmen (née Sauve),
his twin sister Bev Gibbs, his brother-in-law, Phil Gibbs of Winfield, B.C.,
his sister-in-law, Lorrie Hewitt, of Toronto, his aunt, Bess King of
Orillia, his niece Laura, her husband Steve Wells, both of Winfield, B.C.,
nephews Rick Hewitt of Toronto, Dave Gibbs and wife Maddy, both of
Hazelmere, England, Bob Sproule and wife Helen of Elliot Lake, his
great-nephews Daniel Gibbs, Charley Gibbs, Thomas Gibbs of England, Andrew
Wells of Winfield, Troy Sproule of Sudbury, Andre Rene of Sudbury, his
great nieces, Jennifer Wells of Winfield, Janice Wilson and husband Robb of
Elliot Lake, Rachelle Pazulla and husband Andrew of North York, Lynne Pye
and partner Joe MacIsaac of Lively, his cousins, Marg Klassen, Bill, Ken,
Jim Drury, Bill, William, Dave, Jim, Roger, Marilyn King, and Diane Rogers
of Hanmer, his great-great nieces Michelle, Constance of Sudbury, Katelyn,
Laryssa, Sierra, Savanna of Lively, Alanna of Elliot Lake, his great-great
nephews, Michael, Matthew of Elliot Lake. There will be a private family
farewell and cremation at the Mount Pleasant Funeral Home in Vernon followed
by a Celebration of Life in Ron's honour on March 15. In lieu of flowers,
donations to the Heart and Stroke foundation would be greatly appreciated.
Messages of condolence may be emailed to carmron@telus.net.

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NORKUM o@ca.on.grey_county.owen_sound.the_sun_times 2006-01-12 published
DONCHUK, Alexander Samuel
At the Southampton Care Centre on Monday, January 9th, 2006, at the age of 84 years, Chuck DONCHUCK of Port Elgin and formerly of Timmins (Gold Centre). Loving husband of the former Theresa McDONALD. Wonderful father to Leona and her husband Harry ORSZTYNOWICZ of Port Elgin, Marlaine and her husband Michael NORKUM of Owen Sound, and Melinda and her husband Dino MARTIN of Fairbanks, Alaska. Poppa to Tanya, Andrea and her husband Shawn SWAN, Jeffrey, Kristen and her husband Jeremy QUINN, Drew, Megan, Kaila and her husband Chris CAMERON, and Brett MARTIN. Great-grandfather to baby Ethan Swan. Brother of Mary and her husband Bernard Spence of Timmins. He is predeceased by two sisters Sonia BOWKER and Kay FAIRMAN. Friends may call at the W. Kent Milroy Port Elgin Chapel, 510 Mill Street, Port Elgin on Thursday evening, January 12th from 7: 00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral service will be conducted in the chapel on Friday morning, January 13th, at 11: 00 a.m. with Father Mike FRANCIS officiating. Interment Sanctuary Park Cemetery. A gathering with the family will follow in the Reception Suite of the funeral home. Memorial contributions to Canadian Food for Children would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial online at www.milroyfuneralhomes.com

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NORLAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-06-16 published
GAMBLE, Virginia Elizabeth (née NORLAN)
It is with great sadness that our family announces the passing of Virginia Elizabeth GAMBLE (née NORLAN) after a prolonged illness on Tuesday, June 13, 2006 at North York General Hospital, at the age of 68. Virginia was born in Thunder Bay, Ontario. She is predeceased by her husband Bruce (1938-1982). Loving mother of Dean, Mark and Todd. Cherished grandmother of Shannon and Sarah. She will be fondly missed by all of her Friends and all of those whose lives she touched. We would like to extend our deepest gratitude to all of the caring and devoted staff of North York General Hospital, and Saint Michael's Hospital Intensive Care Units for the overwhelming support provided to both Virginia and our family during this difficult period. Friends may call at the Trull Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 2704 Yonge St. (5 blocks south of Lawrence) on Friday, June 16 from 6-9 p.m. and on Saturday, June 17 from 10 a.m. until a Funeral Service in the chapel at 11 a.m. Interment Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In memory of Virginia donations to North York General Hospital Foundation-Intensive Care Unit, and Saint Michael's Hospital Foundation-Intensive Care Unit would be welcomed, and greatly appreciated.

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NORLAND o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-04-01 published
HICKLIN, Helen Isabelle, R.N.
Peacefully, at Peace Arch Hospital, White Rock, British Columbia on Thursday, March 23, 2006 in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of the late William Miles HICKLIN of Toronto, Ontario. Dearly loved mother of Peter and Dianne of Toronto, Teresa and husband Michael CZIRJAK of Langley, British Columbia, Marianne and husband Alan HANSON of Scarborough. Loving grandmother of Nicole and Bryan CZIRJAK, Stephanie and Alexandra HANSON. Adoring sister of Owen S. WILLIAMS of Toronto. Dear sister-in-law of Hugh and Barbara HICKLIN. Cherished aunt to nephews Kevin and Brian WILLIAMS and nieces Sheila YEAP, Maryellen NORLAND, Janice and Roberta HICKLIN. Member of the graduating class of 1948, Saint_Joseph's Hospital School of Nursing. She practiced nursing at both Saint_Joseph's and Saint Michael's Hospitals, then moved on to Public Health Nursing with the municipality of North York, where she retired in 1989. Friends may call at the Morley Bedford Funeral Home, 159 Eglinton Avenue West (at Lascelles Blvd.) on Monday, April 3, 2006 from 4: 30-6:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Edward's Parish, 75 Churchill Drive, North York on Tuesday, April 4, 2006 at 1: 30 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Hope Cemetery, 305 Erskine Avenue, Toronto. Family will return to Morley Bedford Funeral Home where Friends will be welcomed at a Reception at 3: 30 p.m. In Memoriam donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be sincerely appreciated by the family. "You are with the angels now." Victory Memorial Park Funeral Centre www.victorymemorialpark.com 604-536-6522

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NORMAN o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-02-07 published
Driver rescued from watery ditch
By Joe MATYAS, Free Press Reporter, Tues., February 7, 2006
A Woodstock woman trapped in her overturned car as it filled with water escaped drowning yesterday when one of her rescuers held her head out of the water as three others worked to free her.
"They did an awesome job," London police Const. Ian NORMAN said of the four men who stopped to help the unidentified woman. "It was lousy cold out here and the road was bad.
"They reacted quickly and got her out of a dangerous situation," he said at the site of the rescue near London International Airport.
The crash happened two days after a 32-year-old Keswick woman and her four-year-old son died when their sport utility vehicle sank in a canal north of Toronto. (A story on that incident is on Page B10.)
The Woodstock woman was driving a car north on Crumlin Sideroad south of Oxford Street about 9: 20 a.m. when the vehicle slid off the snowy road and rolled into a water-filled drainage ditch.
She was trapped -- hanging upside-down by a seatbelt she couldn't release -- as the car rapidly filled with water.
Fanshawe College accounting students Shaun MacDONALD and Gary ARMSTRONG saw the woman's car fishtail, slide and flip.
"It was kind of surreal to watch because it seemed to be in slow motion," ARMSTRONG said.
He and MacDONALD stopped to help.
So did two other unidentified men in another vehicle, said MacDONALD, who jumped into the frigid water with them while ARMSTRONG called emergency services on his cellphone.
"One of the guys was holding her head up while we worked to get her out," MacDONALD said.
"I opened up the driver's door and the inside of the car was half-submerged in the water. She was panicky at first, but calmed down."
MacDONALD said the men also were unable to release the seatbelt and had to cut it with scissors fetched from one of the vehicles.
"We pulled her out of the car and took her to our van to warm her up," he said.
The woman was worried about a laptop computer in the water, MacDONALD said.
"She was fine, but a little shaken up. She was worried about an essay that's due."
Paramedics in an ambulance whisked her away for treatment.
Yesterday's high winds, blowing snow and sloppy roads produced a rash of problems in Southwestern Ontario.
Driving conditions were so bad in some areas that sections of highways 4, 6, 8, 9, 21 and 23 in Bruce, Huron, Perth and Wellington counties were closed.
Thousands of students in Middlesex, Huron and Perth counties stayed home yesterday as school buses and elementary and secondary schools sat idle.
About 2,500 customers in Lambton and Huron counties were without power at times yesterday because of the weather conditions, Hydro One reported.

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NORMAN o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-02-27 published
MacDONALD, Audrey
In loving memory of my dear wife Audrey who passed away February 27th., 1990.
Her last wish, We would like to have heard,
And breathed into her ear,
A parting word.
For those who have not lost,
Are unable to tell,
The sad and the sorrow,
In not saying farewell.
Sadly missed and loved forever by husband Fred, Steven and Sharon MacDONALD, Heather WILSON, Lori and Bill NORMAN and grandchildren Adrienne, Grant, Katie and William.

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NORMAN o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-06-26 published
NORMAN, George William " Mookie"
Peacefully at Victoria Hospital on Saturday, June 24th, 2006 Mr. George William (Mookie) NORMAN, of London in his 70th year. son of the late George and Elizabeth NORMAN. Special friend of Audrey BRUNETTE. Loving father of Elizabeth NORMAN, Cathie NORMAN- CUPP and Deborah NORMAN. Dear grandfather of 9 grandchildren. Also survived by his sisters Ruth MURPHY and Mary Lu BROOKS. Mookie spent 22 years serving in the Royal Canadian Regiment, retiring with the rank of Warrant Officer. He was the recipient of the Milton Bradley Award for outstanding service. Friends may call at the Needham Funeral Chapel, 520 Dundas Street, London (434-9141) on Tuesday, June 27th from 7-9 p.m. Service from the chapel on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Interment Mt. Pleasant Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Royal Canadian Regiment Museum Endowment Fund would be appreciated. Tributes may be left at www.mem.com

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NORMAN o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-09-16 published
MINKE, Melissa (née FARQUHAR)
The FARQUHAR and Minke family announces with sadness the death of Melissa of Port Franks, formerly of London. On Thursday, September 14, 2006 at Strathroy General Hospital in her 34th year. She is survived by her parents Gordon and Mary Lou FARQUHAR of Port Franks, her twin sister April NORMAN and her brother Gerry MINKE. Loving aunt of Conrad NORMAN and Joshua DRENTH- MINKE. Cherished granddaughter of George (predeceased 2005) and Dorothy DISBROWE. Lovingly remembered by aunts, uncles, cousins and special Friends. Visitors will be received at John T. Donohue Funeral Home, 362 Waterloo Street at King Street, on Sunday evening, September 17th, 2006 from 7-9 o'clock. A celebration of Melissa's life to share memories of a loving and caring; daughter, sister, aunt and friend will be held at John T. Donohue Funeral Home on Monday afternoon, September 18th at 2 o'clock. Interment in Saint Peter's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to S.A.R.I. would be appreciated.

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NORMAN o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-12-09 published
KARN, John H. " Jack"
Of Saint Thomas, on Thursday, December 7, 2006, at the Saint Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, in his 76th year. Dearly loved husband of Joyce (DOWLER) KARN and loved father of John and his wife Henrietta KARN of R.R.#3 Saint Thomas, Barb and her husband Walt MOLINARO of R.R.#5 Saint Thomas and David and his wife Linda KARN of R.R.#1 Sparta. Much loved grandfather of Ryan, Kyle and Tyler KARN, Darrin, Luke and Mitchell MOLINARO and Leanna and Miranda KARN. Loved son of Minnetta (BURNS) KARN and the late Grant KARN. Dear brother of Bob and his wife Barbara KARN of Edmonton, Coralee BROWN of Toronto, Eva and her husband Eric GRAHAM of Sarnia, Eunice and her husband George NORMAN of Saint Thomas and the late Donald KARN. Dear brother-in-law of Yvonne KARN of California and Robert "Bob" and Priscilla DOWLER of Littlewood. Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews. Jack was born in Dunnville on January 11, 1931. He owned and operated Dowler-Karn Ltd. since 1953. Jack was a past President of the Esso Agents Association, a charter member of the Ontario Propane Association, and a member of the Propane Advisory Council with the T.S.S.A. He was the owner and Charter President of the Looney Lake Lodge on Lake Timiskaming where he spent many happy times with his family and his Friends. He was a member of Talbot Lodge #546 Ancient, Free and Accepted Masons He was a member of Hi-Ro Shrine Club, the Directors Staff of Mocha Temple and the Jesters Court #56. Jack will continue to live on through his grandchildren, who inherited his wisdom, love and strong sense of family. Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, Saint Thomas until Tuesday afternoon and then to First United Church, St. George Street, Saint Thomas where funeral service will be held at 1: 00 p.m. Cremation to follow. Visitation Sunday from 7-9 and Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Masonic Memorial service will be held at the funeral home on Monday evening at 6: 45 p.m. by Officers and Members of Talbot Lodge #546 Ancient, Free and Accepted Masons Flowers gratefully declined. Remembrances may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children or the Saint Thomas-Elgin General Hospital (Palliative Care or Emergency Department).

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NORMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-04-13 published
MacNEIL, Arthur Raymond, M.D., M.Sc., (F.R.C.P.C,) C.F.F.P.
(January 23, 1939-April 6, 2006)
Arthur Raymond MacNEIL, M.D., M.Sc., (F.R.C.P.C,) C.F.F.P., passed away peacefully at home on April 6, 2006. He was born in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, the son of the late Doctor John Roderick and Agnes Mary (McNEIL) MacNEIL. He will be sadly missed by his wife, Patricia WALSH, Robyn WALSH, Kelly, Lee, and Abigail ROBINSON, his faithful canine companion Oliver, as well as his sister, Delores DALEY, and her family, Denise Daley NORMAN, Thomas NORMAN, Mary NORMAN, Peter NORMAN, Krista DALEY, and Alicia DALEY. Doctor MacNEIL was educated at Saint Anne's School (Glace Bay), Saint Mary's University, Dalhousie University, and the University of Alberta. He was a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada and the American College of Chest Physicians. He had a distinguished career as an Associate Professor of Medicine at the Dalhousie Medical School and served as the Director of the Intensive Care Unit at the Victoria General Hospital and the Medical Director of the hospital's Respiratory Technology Unit. He was a passionate yachtsman, never happier than when he was behind the wheel of Dies Irae or Battle Hymn with Patricia by his side. Dies Irae raced her first Marblehead to Halifax race in 1977. In 1993, he skippered Battle Hymn for the first of four subsequent Marblehead races, the final being in 2001. Doctor MacNEIL was always ready to participate in ensuring fairness in his chosen sport and served, for many years, as a Canadian Yachting Association Certified Judge. He was a Past Rear Commodore of the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron and a Past Commodore of the Armdale Yacht Club. He was also a member of the Conservative Party of Canada. After his passing, he was able to ensure the gift of life and the gift of sight to others through tissue donation. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that everyone sign their organ donor cards. Memorial donations in Arthur's memory may be made to Sail Able, c/o Shearwater Yacht Club, P.O. Box 280, Shearwater, Nova Scotia B0J 3A0. Visiting hours will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Easter Monday at Snow's Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at Saint_John the Baptist Church, 26 Purcell's Cove Road, at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 18, with a reception to follow at the church. E-mail condolences to snowfh@alderwoods.com.

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NORMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-05-11 published
TUCKERMAN, Margaret Elizabeth (née COUMANS) (1911-2006)
Passed away peacefully on Tuesday May 9, 2006, in Waterloo, in her 95th year, cherished wife of the late William TUCKERMAN (1970.) Her parents, the Rev Hiram and Junie COUMANS, brothers O.B. and Arnot and sister-in-law Lilah COUMANS predeceased her. Her sister-in-law Myra COUMANS, cousins Elizabeth COX, Willard (Mary), Max (Arlene) and Dwight (Jean) MacKAY, remember Margaret with love and admiration. She was the dear aunt of Kendra NEWKIRK and Jean Ann and Bob NORMAN, great aunt of Todd (Joye) and Tashia NORMAN, Sarah (Jason GATT) and Emily NEWKIRK. She cherished her great-great-niece Thea GATT and great-great-nephew Jack NORMAN. The family is grateful to the staff at Columbia Forest Long Term Care (Eby), Waterloo for their compassion and exemplary care. Margaret requested that her body be donated to the University of Toronto Anatomy School. The family will hold a private celebration of her life. Memorial donations to the Humane Society would be appreciated. Margaret was a gentle soul who lived her life with grace, kindness and optimism. She maintained a positive outlook on life. Even in declining health she appreciated her view of nature and the changing seasons outside her window. She truly felt that it was a wonderful world.

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NORMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-09-12 published
ROBERTSON, Doctor William John
Father, Grandfather, Doctor, Farmer, Cottager, Essayist, Amateur Theologian, Lifelong Student. Passed away peacefully at home with family by his side on Thursday, August 31, 2006 in his 86th year. Beloved husband and best friend of the late Ruby for over 60 years. Dear father of John (Linda) of Sault Ste. Marie, Mary KESHEN (Richard) of Sydney, Nova Scotia, Peggy REINWALD (John) of Renfrew, Arnold of Toronto, Donald (Kathy) of Lanark, and Douglas (Lynn) of Chicago. Grandfather of Julia (Andrew), David (Hilary), Graeme (Amy), Aaron (Dawn), Colin, Tamara, Sheena, Mikaela, Scott, Kelsey, Russell, Jaeger and Miles. Great Grandfather of Emma and Isaac. son of Antoinette and Robert ROBERTSON and brother of Don from Liberty, Saskatchewan. Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews, Friends, many patients, and Bridget. Graduate of University of Saskatchewan (B.A. 1942), University of Toronto (M.D. 1944). Pediatric practice for 47 years in Sault Ste. Marie. Friends called at the Arthur Funeral Home and Cremation Centre (492 Wellington St. E., Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6A 2L9, 705-759-2522) on Monday, September 4, 2006 from 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service was held at St. Andrews United Church on Tuesday, September 5, 2006 at 12 noon. Mrs. Janet NORMAN and Rev. Phil MILLER officiated. Interment Holy Trinity Cemetery, Saint_Joseph Island, following the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the New SAH Fund, St. Andrews United Church Memorial Fund, or Holy Trinity Anglican Church (Jocelyn). www.arthurfuneralhome.com

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NORMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-10-23 published
HUTTON, Mary Patricia " Pat" (née MAGILL)
(May 26, 1926 to October 21, 2006)
With great sadness we announce the passing away of Mary Patricia. Pat was the most caring wife and best friend to Edward since September 21, 1946. A stay at home loving, kind and generous mother and mother-in-law to Janet and Bruce NORMAN (Pickering, Ontario,) James and Shayne HUTTON (Toronto,) Susan GOWANS and Glen WILLIAMS (Toronto,) Stephen and Wendy HUTTON (Newmarket, Ontario,) Donna and Stephen YOUNG (Barrie, Ontario) and Deborah SUTTON (Toronto.) She was a well loved sister and sister-in-law to Arlene and James COCHRANE (Don Mills, Ontario), Gail and Pat GRIMES (Lindsay, Ontario), Judy and Ash MOHINDRA (Nepean, Ontario), Rev William and Miriam HUTTON (Winnipeg, Manitoba,) Mildred and Robert STEPHENSON (Brampton, Ontario) Ethel and late David HOLLINGSHEAD (Winnipeg, Manitoba). She enjoyed all the celebrations with her seventeen grandchildren and five great-grandchildren along with her many nieces and nephews. Pat was an active member of St. Leonard's Church, on the altar guild and the Anglican Church Women. She volunteered on weekends taking the veterans to church at Sunnybrook hospital. She joined the Sunnybrook Volunteer Association in 1998 and has served on a number of positions. The family will receive Friends at the Trull "North Toronto" Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 2704 Yonge Street, (5 blocks south of Lawrence) (416) 488-1101 on Monday, October 23, from 7-9 p.m.. and on Tuesday October 24 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. After cremation, a memorial service will be held at St. Leonard's Anglican Church, 25 Wanless Ave, (east of Yonge north of Lawrence) on Thursday, October 26th, 2006 at 11: 00 a.m. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to St. Leonard's Anglican Church or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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NORMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-12-27 published
Michael GUTOWSKI, Soldier And Equestrian: (1910-2006)
Polish officer who participated in one of the last cavalry charges in history settled in Ontario after the Second World War to teach horsemanship. In 1968, he groomed a Canadian team to equestrian gold at the Olympics in Mexico City
By Buzz BOURDON, Special to the Globe and Mail, Page S7
Ottawa -- All Michael GUTOWSKI wanted to do was get some food to his wife, Zofia, and their two small sons. Foraging in the smoking ruins of a building destroyed by the invading Germans, Mr. GUTOWSKI found some milk. It was late in 1939, and millions of exhausted Polish refugees were on the move. There wasn't much food to be had anywhere.
It wasn't enough, but his family was grateful when the 29-year-old cavalry captain brought them the milk. Their world had collapsed when Germany hurled its army against Poland's western frontier on September 1, 1939, in the opening shots of the Second World War.
Commanding No. 1 Squadron of the 17th Uhlans, Mr. GUTOWSKI and his cavalrymen did their best to stop the Germans' overwhelming attack, but it was no use. Displaying great courage during three weeks of desperate combat, he was awarded Poland's highest decoration, the Virtuti Militari, 5th class, for his gallantry at the 10-day battle of Bzura River west of Warsaw.
Although Poland still fielded 11 cavalry brigades as a mobile reserve, cavalrymen usually fought as infantry after dismounting from their horses. Mr. GUTOWSKI, a born horseman who had competed at the Olympics, relished the unit's devil-may-care spirit. Two decades earlier, during the Polish-Bolshevik War of 1919-21, mounted Polish units armed with sabres and lances played a vital part in defeating Soviet forces and guaranteeing Polish independence, with the result that many cavalrymen still believed their natural élan would triumph over mere machines.
History tells a different story. By October 6, it was all over. Poland was carved up between Germany and the Soviet Union, and the government fled to Britain. For Mr. GUTOWSKI, a scion of the highly conservative, patriotic land-owning gentry who had been taught from the cradle to believe strongly in God, honour and country, it was a catastrophe. He didn't give up, though, and joined the Polish Underground. As he told The Globe and Mail in 1994, he believed in "fighting to the last drop of my blood."
Mr. GUTOWSKI was captured and sentenced to be shot for attempting to reach his family in a detention camp near Krakow. Fate intervened when a German officer recognized him as a member of the 1936 Polish equestrian team and he was spared.
By the following March, he had made his way to Britain to continue the fight. Six days after the Allies went ashore at Normandy on June 6, 1944, he landed with the 1st Polish Armoured Division. By 1945, the Polish armed forces in the West totalled 195,000 and played an important part in defeating Germany.
After fighting through France, Belgium, the Netherlands and into Germany alongside Canadian forces, Mr. GUTOWSKI was commanding the 2nd Polish Armoured Regiment as a lieutenant-colonel when the war ended on May 8, 1945.
Michael GUTOWSKI had decided to be a soldier when he was 10. After graduating from the Cavalry Military College in 1930, he was posted to the 17th Wielkopolski Cavalry Squadron and met his future wife, Zofia, at a hunt ball. They were married in 1934, the same year he qualified for the Polish equestrian team. He loved riding and spent as much time as he could in the saddle.
Two years later, Mr. GUTOWSKI competed at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin and shared in the silver medal won in a team event.
During the war, he fought with distinction. Like all Polish soldiers who fought on the side of the Allies, they wished only to rid their country of Germans. When the last shot was fired, however, Poland was still not free. He and his men were devastated to learn that the Soviet Union had been given control of Poland. Forming up his regiment on parade, Mr. GUTOWSKI gave his men the terrible news. "There was such a silence, you could hear the flag flying. Everything we were fighting for was gone," he once told The Globe and Mail. "All that was left was honour."
In 1948, Mr. GUTOWSKI immigrated to Canada when Major-General Churchill Mann invited him to train the Canadian Army's equestrian team. After that was disbanded two years later, he spent many years instructing at the Caledon Riding and Hunt Club in Toronto. He also trained the Canadian Olympic team from 1948 to 1955.
Olympic equestrian Jim ELDER, then a junior rider, met Mr. GUTOWSKI in 1948. Two years later, he started taking lessons from him. "He was instrumental in Canada for introducing the European cavalry style for both riders and horses. He gave us the insight and the training so we could reach the international and Olympic level."
Putting his students through their paces, the "ram-rod straight" Mr. GUTOWSKI was "a really tough taskmaster. Your arms and legs were aching but he kept you going. Everybody admired him," said Mr. ELDER. "He used to get his Polish and English swearwords mixed up. He'd be there screaming at you, really chew you out. A lot of people could not take it. But right after the lesson, he was a great guy. He had a job to do and he did it. He wanted to get Canada to the international level."
At the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City, Mr. ELDER and teammates Jim Day and Tom Gayford won a gold medal, a success attributed to Mr. GUTOWSKI's training methods.
He also instructed his niece, Tanya GUTOWSKA- NORMAN in 1970. She still remembers him jumping up and down in a rage. "He was very demanding," she said. "He was a perfectionist who demanded the absolute best and tried to teach [us] the highest and purest form of horsemanship. Drills were performed with military precision."
Describing him as "ambitious, loyal and proud," she said he cared deeply about his family, students and army comrades. "His character at times was difficult, since he had a military upbringing, so his tolerance of sloppiness and stupidity was low." He was, however, "especially susceptible to the charms of [women], and a tear could get you anything. He was a softie where women were concerned. With men, he expected them to be brave but most of all, to be gentlemen."
In 2000, Mr. GUTOWSKI returned to his beloved Poland 11 years after the fall of communism. He was promoted to brigadier-general and helped establish the Cavalry Parade Squadron. In 2003, at age 92, he famously drew his sabre and led a cavalry charge.
Besides his British and Polish war medals, he was awarded Poland's Cross of Valour five times. The U.S. government presented him the Legion of Merit and France gave him the Croix de Guerre with palm. On June 6, 2004, at a ceremony in Normandy, he received the Legion of Honour from President Jacques Chirac of France.
Michal Mieczyslaw Wojciech GUTOWSKI was born on September 13, 1910, in Maciszewice, Poland. He died on August 23, 2006, in Warsaw, from complications resulting from a broken thigh. He was 20 days short of 96. He leaves his son Peter and brother Zbyszek. He was predeceased by his son Marek and his wife, Zofia, of 65 years.
On September 16, he was accorded a military funeral at Warsaw's Cathedral of the Army. Hundreds of officers, dignitaries and admirers attended, and artillery thundered a 21-gun salute.

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NORMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-01-16 published
NORMAN, Maud
Entered into rest at Thorntonview Nursing Home, Oshawa on Saturday, January 14, 2006 in her 102nd year. Maud, beloved wife of the late Fred. Loving mother of Doris HAWE and her late husband Al, Lloyd and his wife Barbara, Jack and his wife Diane, and Fred and his wife Heather. Fondly remembered by her 15 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great-grandchildren. The family will receive Friends at the W.C. Town Funeral Chapel, 110 Dundas Street East, Whitby (905-668-3410) from 9: 15 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Tuesday. Service in the Chapel on Tuesday, January 17, 2006 at 10 a.m. Interment, Saint John's Norway Cemetery, Toronto. In memoriam, donations may be made to the Salvation Army.

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NORMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-02-02 published
HEUGHAN, Marion Louise Margaret
At Bridgepoint Health Centre on Sunday, January 29th, 2006. Margaret, wife of the late Robert James. Loving mother of Robert and his wife Roseanne. Margaret will be sadly missed by Antonietta ZULL, Maria and Bruno FORNARO, Gina and Gino Pizzi Lina GREER/GRIER, Ken and Paulette NORMAN, Barb and Don GAINER, Al and Bev NORMAN, Linda, Carol and Doug HEUGHAN. Mrs. HEUGHAN will be resting at the Trull (East Toronto) Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 1111 Danforth Avenue (1 block east of Donlands Subway) on Friday, February 3, 2006 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at which time a service will be held in the chapel. Interment Pine Hills Cemetery. Donations may be made to the charity of your choice in memory of Margaret. Special thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff who provided such wonderful care and for the support shown by her family and Friends.

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NORMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-03-13 published
NORMAN, Doctor Manning " Manny"
Passed away, on Tuesday, March 7, 2006, in Vancouver, after a skiing accident in Whistler. He leaves behind to mourn, his loving daughters Kathy (Anthony) CANCILLA and Paula NORMAN (fiance David ROGERS;) grandchildren Kyle, Blake, and Justin; his siblings Lou (Bernice), Jack, Bella (Larry) RITTENBERG, Jerry NOVITSKY, and Hindi (Howard) WAX, and many nieces and nephews.

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NORMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-03-20 published
LOUIE, Kwok Sun
Born in Guangdong, China on June 3, 1916. Passed away on Sunday, March 19, 2006 at the Mon Sheong Richmond Hill Long Term Care. Loving husband of Connie LOUIE. Beloved father of Lily (Ken) CHOW, Henry (Theresa) LOUIE, Wayne (Kathy) LOUIE, Karen (Wilson) CHAN, Jennie (Stuart) NORMAN and Lorraine (Gene) LEE. Dear grandfather of 15 grandchildren (predeceased by Sonja) and 11 great-grandchildren. Kwok Sun was a respected member of the Chinese business community. Friends may call on Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the R.S. Kane Funeral Home, 6150 Yonge Street (at Goulding, south of Steeles). Funeral Service in the Chapel on Saturday, March 25th at 11: 00 a.m. Interment Mount Pleasant Cemetery. If you wish, donations to the Mon Sheong Foundation or the Yee Hong Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family. Condolences - www.rskane.ca

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NORMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-03-28 published
VILLIERS, Dorothy Ethel
Passed away peacefully at the Scarborough Centenary Hospital, on Sunday, March 26, 2006 after a lengthy illness. Beloved wife of the late William VILLIERS. Predeceased by her siblings. She will be dearly missed by her nephew Howard NORMAN and his wife Shirley BROSLAW, her great-niece Denise Gannon and her family, as well as other relatives. Visitation will be held at the "Scarborough Chapel" of McDougall and Brown, 2900 Kingston Road (east of St. Clair Ave. E.), on Wednesday, March 29th from 11 a.m. until the time of service in the chapel at 12 p.m. Interment to follow at Pine Hills Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations made to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.

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NORMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-04-25 published
JENKINS, Reginald Walter
Peacefully at the Village of Humber Heights on Sunday, April 23, 2006, in his 96th year. Beloved husband of the late Anne. Loving father of Kathleen (Kay) MICUCCI and her husband Peter of Etobicoke, and Roger JENKINS and his partner Lynn HASSARD of Guelph. Dear grandfather of Kathy, Paul, Bud, Craig, and Michael and his wife Edie of Vancouver and great-grandfather of Joshua and Parker. Survived by his sister Elvina MELLOR, sister-in-law Bette NORMAN, niece Linda SAUNDERSON of Barrie, and predeceased by his daughter-in-law Linda JENKINS. Friends may call at the Turner and Porter Butler Chapel, 4933 Dundas Street West, Etobicoke (between Islington and Kipling Aves.) from 1-4 p.m. on Thursday, April 27, 2006. Cremation has taken place. For those who wish, donations may be made to The Village of Humber Heights, 2245 Lawrence Ave. W., Etobicoke M9P 3W3.

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