PURBRICK o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-10-17 published
QUICK, Walter Lewis
A resident of Chatham passed away Monday, October 16, 2006 at C.K.H.A. Public General Campus in his 79th year. Beloved husband of the late Iva May (BUTLER) QUICK (2002) for 53 years. Survived by daughters Janet HESS (John) of Wallaceburg and Cathy LEVESQUE (Richard) of Chatham, grandchildren Michael HESS, Holly and Adam SNOW and Melanie LEVESQUE and friend Nathan TRUDELL. Also survived by 2 sisters Grace BOOSE (Earl) and Gail OLIVER (Roy.) Walter is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his father Frank QUICK (1934,) his mother and step-father Olive and Fred GORDEY, sister and brother-in-law Frances and Marvyn PURBRICK. After retiring as Corporal from the O.P.P. in Woodstock in 1985 after 32 years of service, he returned to Chatham where he would be closer to family and Friends. He was a member of Chatham Baptist Church for many years. Friends will be received at the Bowman Funeral Home, 4 Victoria Ave., (519-352-2390) for visitation on Tuesday October 17, 2006 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will be conducted in the funeral home Wednesday October 18, 2006 at 1: 30 p.m. Interment to follow in Maple Leaf Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to Chatham Baptist Church or the Canadian Cancer Society. Online condolences may be left at www.bowmanfh.ca

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PURCELL o@ca.on.grey_county.owen_sound.the_sun_times 2006-12-14 published
JOHNSON, Audrey May A.J. (née SHAW)
[R.N. Class of 1959 R.V.H., Barrie]
Passed away peacefully after a short illness at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie, on Tuesday, December 12th, 2006 in her 70th year. Adored and loving mother of Allison PURCELL and her husband Sean, and Lori VARTY and her husband Peter. Devoted grandmother of Matthew, Brendan, Aislinn, Caileigh, Zachary, Carys, and Jacob. Dear sister of Glenda LOBBAN and and her husband Don and brother Alan SHAW all of Owen Sound, and late infant brother Robert. Beloved daughter of the late Willard and Hazel SHAW of Owen Sound, and predeceased by her sister-in-law Velma SHAW. Missed by nephew Scott and nieces Jennifer, Corinne, and Karen. Audrey was a proud graduate of the R.V.H. School of Nursing. As an R.N., Audrey touched many lives with her kind and gentle spirit. All who knew her will greatly miss her smile, her laugh, her hugs, and her loving words of wisdom that provided comfort and direction. Friends may call at the Steckley-Gooderham Funeral Home (Clapperton and Worsley Streets) Barrie, on Friday from 2: 00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9: 00 p.m. Service in the Chapel on Saturday, December 16th, 2006, at 11: 00 a.m. Spring Interment Eastnor Cemetery, Lion's Head. Special thanks to Doctor AUSTGARDEN and Tanya, R.N., at the R.V.H. Critical Care Unit for their kindness, humour, care, and grace. Donations in Audrey's memory may be made to the R.V.H. Foundation. Condolences may be forwarded through www.steckleygooderham.com

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PURCELL o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-05-08 published
PERRAS, Mary Elvia (née PURCELL)
At the Saint Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Saturday, May 6, 2006 in her 64th year. Dearly loved mother of Connie and her husband Harold RITCHIE of Rodney, Catherine and her husband Carey HUNT of Fingal, and Carol Anne and her husband David DINNING of Hamilton. Loving grandmother of Ryan, Kyle, Matthew, Rylie, Justin and Jordan. Dear sister of Ralph and his wife Joan PURCELL of Ottawa and dear aunt of Lance PURCELL. Mary was born May 6, 1943 in Rodney, the daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret (McDONALD) PURCELL. She had retired from the Saint Thomas-Elgin General Hospital after 30 years of service. Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, Saint Thomas where funeral service will be held Wednesday at 1: 00 p.m. Visitation Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Cremation to follow. Donations may be made to Animal Aid.

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PURCELL o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-06-08 published
LYONS, Frank
At University Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre, on Tuesday June 6, 2006. Frank LYONS in his 73rd year. Beloved husband of Barb. Loving father of Kim (Bernie), Stephen (Lisa), Jackie (Blair) and Joanne (Bill). Loving Papa of Ashley, Sarah, Mikey, Paige, Jesse, Damon, Christel, Nathan, Wesley and the late Christopher (1996.) Also survived by Kim PURCELL, Tom VENNE, many family members in England and Boone. Friends will be received at the Evans Funeral Home, 648 Hamilton Road (1 block east of Egerton) on Thursday June 8, 2006, from 7-9 p.m. No Funeral Service will be held. Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences can be expressed at www.evansfh.ca. A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Frank LYONS.

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PURCELL o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-06-10 published
WILLCOCK, Willard " Bill" W.
With his family by his side, Willard (Bill) W. WILLCOCK in his 79th year, passed away peacefully at London Health Sciences Centre- Victoria Hospital, on Thursday, June 8th, 2006. Loving husband of 56 years to Marion (STACEY) WILLCOCK. Dearly loved father of his children, Sharon PURCELL and her husband Dennis, William WILLCOCK and his wife Cheryl and Susan HOWSON. Loving grandpa of Chris and Sarah, David and Jenn, Jesse, Carley May, Cole, Clayton, and great grandpa of Reece, William and Lukas. Predeceased by his parents May and Wilfred WILLCOCK of Mount Brydges and by his brother Robert WILLCOCK. Sadly missed by his in-laws, Dorothy WILLCOCK, Helen STIRLING, Gerald and Nancy STACEY and Thelma STACEY. Fondly remembered by Lenore CUMMINGS and all of his golfing buddies. He will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Special thanks to Mary D., Ingrid and Crisa of the Community Care Access Centre, and the respiratory team at the London Health Sciences Centre for all their help and support. Visitation will be held on Saturday and Sunday from 2: 00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road North, where the funeral service will be conducted on Monday, June 12th, 2006 at 11: 00 a.m. Private interment, Woodhull Cemetery. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Bill are asked to consider London Health Sciences Foundation - Cancer Centre or the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario.

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PURCELL o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-11-18 published
PURCELL, William
Suddenly on November 9, 2006, Mr. William PURCELL of London in his 43rd year. He will be sadly missed by his family and many Friends. A private funeral service will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Needham Funeral Service (519) 434-9141. In memory of William, contributions to Missions Services would be greatly appreciated.

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PURCELL o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-12-26 published
McKINNON, Merv
Of Saint Thomas, formerly of Parry Sound, passed away at the Saint Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Saturday, December 23, 2006, in his 64th year. Beloved husband of Vi McKINNON. Dearly loved father of Lisa McKINNON and her fiancé John BENDER, and cherished grandfather of Darin and Bennet McKINNON, all of London. Step-father of Jon VALLAS of Toronto. He will be dearly missed by his special niece, Laurie BURNS and her husband Stephen of Parry Sound. Also fondly remembered by many brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews. Born in Parry Sound, Ontario, October 4, 1943, he was the son of the late Roy and Elizabeth (PURCELL) McKINNON. Friends will be received at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington Street, Saint Thomas on Wednesday evening from 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service will be held Thursday at 11: 00 a.m. Cremation to follow. Memorial donations to World Vision or The Gideons gratefully acknowledged.

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PURCELL o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-06-20 published
RITTICH, Eugene D.
Peacefully, at Princess Margaret Hospital, on Sunday, June 18th, 2006 in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Maureen (deceased) and cherished father of Erin (Paul HABER,) Kerry (Robert WAI,) Tammy (John DAWSON,) Alanna (Tim O'HANLON,) D'Arcy (Kathleen PEETS) and Barry. Grandfather of Brenna, Andrea, Gregory and Matthew HABER and Bram and Liam DAWSON. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Mary and Norman SATTERFIELD, Andrew (deceased) and Kathy RITTICH, and Alice and Margaret McCOOL. Dear companion of Patricia PARR. Eugene was a longtime member of the Toronto Symphony and a teacher at the Faculty of Music at the University of Toronto since its inception. The family would like to extend its thanks to his many Friends and colleagues for their thoughts and kindness during his illness; he valued you all very much. The family would also like to express its deep gratitude to Doctors John BRYSON, Steven GALLINGER, Sarah HALES, Monika KRZYZANOWSKA and Camilla ZIMMERMANN, nurse Catherine PURCELL, and the wonderful nursing staff of the Palliative Care Unit at Princess Margaret for the spectacular care and support they provided. Special thanks to Helen CALIBUGAN for her care during the last year. A memorial service will be held on Friday, June 23rd at 10: 30 a.m.at St. Basil's Church, University of Toronto, 50 Saint_Joseph's Street, Toronto with reception to follow at the Boulevard Club, 1491 Lakeshore Blvd. W., Toronto. If desired, the family would be very grateful for donations to the Eugene Rittich Memorial Scholarship, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto c/o Mary Satterfield, Suite 301, 2490 Bloor St. W., Toronto, Ontario M6S 1R4.

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PURCHASE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-09-25 published
GAYNER, Helen (née PURCHASE)
At Elizabeth Bruyere Health Center, Ottawa on Friday, September 22, 2006. So much to say about Helen: daughter of Mabel and Alg PURCHASE sister to John, Gerald, Greg and Ross. She forged her own path as she graduated from the University of Manitoba, went teaching in rural Manitoba with her life-long friend Babs, was an executive assistant in Trans Canada Airlines's offices in Montreal, married Bob as he embarked on his career as Trade Commissioner and Ambassador, and bore and raised Bill, Michael and Mary, in addition to helping Charlotte through some of her early years. Over the years Helen offered so many Canadian visitors welcome and refuge in her home - in Manila, Sao Paulo, Wellington, Moscow, Baghdad and Chicago, while representing Canada with dignity and humour. Home in Canada, Helen enjoyed great success in Ottawa as a Royal-Lepage real estate agent and volunteered with the Sisters of Charity at their Center for Immigrants and Refugees. Above all she loved her role as Nana to Emma. She loved and was grateful for her daughter-in-law Gana and son-in-law Chris. A life well lived in her own inimitable way. She will be missed by all who knew her and loved forever by her family. We live in the confidence that God will welcome her as one of his own. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa (613-233-1143) from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26th. A Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at the Sisters of Charity's Chapel, 25 Bruyere Street, Ottawa at 10: 00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 27, 2006. Helen's family is profoundly grateful for the many prayers and wishes of her Friends. Particular thanks to Sylvia GILL for her many acts of kindness and love. We are grateful too for the wonderful care provided by Doctor FARNCOMBE and her colleagues. Those who wish can make a donation in Helen's name to either the Montfort Hospital Foundation or the SCO Health Service Foundation Palliative Care Unit. Condolences/donations at: mcgarryfamily.ca

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PURCHASE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-01-18 published
LAYCOX, Helen Louisa
Helen LAYCOX, loving mother of Leslie (Tony,) Rondi, Scott (Roberta) and Tammy (Russ), amazing Granny to Alexis, Clint, Alesha, Josh, Taylor, Dane and Mitchell and Great-Granny to Karlee, Jared and Kayden, great friend to Peg and Joe PURCHASE. Passed away peacefully on Monday, January 16, 2006 with her family at her side. We love you so much and will miss you every day. Your strength helped us through this. Miss me - but let me go When I come to the end of the road And the sun has set for me I want no nights in a gloom filled room Why cry for a soul set free? Miss me a little, but not too long And not with your head bowed low Remember the love and the laughter We once shared Miss me, but let me go. For this is a journey we all must make And each must go alone It is all a part of the Master's plan A step on the road to home When you are lonely and sick at heart Go to a friend we knew And bury your sorrows in doing good deeds Miss me, but let me go! We love you! To all of our extended family - thank you! You were there every step of the way. We would like to give our greatest thanks and appreciation to the girls at St. Joseph's Villa, Balsam Trail and you know who you are, you have been our support. Dr. Anna EMILI, what can we say - you truly are the best.

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PURCHASE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-02-01 published
PURCHASE, Frederick
Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 31st, 2006 at Fairview Lodge Nursing Home in his 80th year. Dearly beloved husband of Effie for 56 years. Loving father of Don (Dawn) and Wayne (Vicki). Cherished Poppy of Cory, Lisa, Matthew and Jillian. Friends may call at Oshawa Funeral Service "Thornton Chapel", 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Friday, February 3rd from 12 Noon until time of Funeral Service in the Chapel at 1: 00 p.m. Interment Oshawa Union Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society would be greatly appreciated.

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PURCHASE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-03-08 published
HAYMAN, Carol Linda (née WEIR)
Suddenly on Sunday, March 5, 2006 at her home in Toronto at the age of 61. Carol, loving mother of Lesley PURCHASE and her fiancé Norbert OLIGMUELLER, Michelle and her husband Joseph FEARN and Chris CHESHIRE and his fiancée Jessica DAWSON. Cherished grandmother of Chelsea Lee GAUTHIER. Dear daughter of Vernon and Ruth CORNFIELD. Sister of Keith CORNFIELD and his wife Diane, Bill WEIR and his wife Cindy, Wayne CORNFIELD and his wife Anita, Nancy WEIR and her husband Ralph GALLEN and the late Donna LLOYD. Carol will be sadly missed by Leslie CHESHIRE and her many nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the Carruthers and Davidson Funeral Home, 7313 Highway 26 (Main Street), Stayner (1-866-428-2637) from 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 11, 2006 for the Memorial Service in the Chapel at 11 a.m. Remembrances to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. For more information or to sign the online guest book, log on to www.generations.on.ca

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PURDIE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-07-01 published
PURDIE, John Donald (1935-2006)
In loving memory of John Donald PURDIE 1935-2006. Donald passed away suddenly but peacefully at home on June 21st, 2006. Beloved husband of Mary Elizabeth Jane PURDIE (WILKINS.) Loving father of George Matthew Dean PURDIE of St. Catharines, Ontario and Sarah GALBRAITH- MARTEN (PURDIE) of Toronto, Ontario, and her husband Jeremy GALBRAITH- MARTEN, their son, Pompa's grand_son Jake Dean. Donald will be sadly missed by his brother George James (Jim) PURDIE and his wife Elaine. Born July 3rd, 1935 in Orillia, Ontario to John George Wilson PURDIE and Dorothy Luella PURDIE (CLEGG,) Don grew up in Kirkland Lake, Ontario and graduated high school from Ridley College in 1954, and University of Toronto Engineering in 1958. Don worked as a mechanical engineer at Falconbridge for 35 years, and upon his retirement continued to spend time with things he loved - his wife, his children, his extended family, the cottage at Birch Island, Ontario, his golf game (and the games of his various playing partners) and his Friends. Don had a wonderful sense of humour, a sparkle in his eye, and a real desire to live life to the fullest. Donald will be missed by all those who knew him and his care and concern for this wife Jane will not be forgotten. Funeral services were held in Sudbury on Tuesday, June 27. Cremation. Donations in memory of J. Donald PURDIE can be made to the Alzheimer Society of Canada, or the Canadian Diabetes Association.

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PURDIE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-01-19 published
LEONARD, Kathleen Theresa " Casey"
Beloved wife of the late Joseph G. LEONARD (1973,) passed away after a valiantly fought struggle with poor health, on Tuesday, January 17, 2006. Casey was retired from Bell Canada and a volunteer at Ronald McDonald House. Devoted Godmother to Anne Purdie MORASH. Adopted loving aunt to James PURDIE, Mary Beth PURDIE, Stewart, Katherine, Nicholas and Alexandra MORASH, Emily and Abigail STEWARD/STEWART/STUART. Sincere gratitude to Doris GALEA and Eileen PURDIE for their kind dedication and generous support over the years, as well as the Home Care, visiting nurses and family physician Dr. Margaret CRAWLEY. Visitation 9 a.m. Friday, January 20 at the church followed by the Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. at St. Gregory's Church, 122 Rathburn Rd. at Kipling Ave. Reception immediately following the Mass in the church hall. Private interment Mount Hope Cemetery. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, Ronald McDonald House or a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Arrangements under the care and direction of the Ward Funeral Home, Weston. Rest in Peace

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PURDOM o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-10-17 published
PURDOM, M. Beverley
Peacefully passed away in London on Sunday, October 15, 2006 M. Beverley PURDOM of London. Beloved wife of Robert PURDOM of London. Loving mother of Chipman and his wife Lesley PURDOM and Catherine PURDOM all of London. Loved by 3 grandchildren Alexander, Andrew and Brooke. Friends will be received at the Logan Funeral Home, 371 Dundas Street (between Waterloo and Colborne Street) on Wednesday, October 18, 2006 from 2-4 and 7-8: 30 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Thursday, October 19, 2006 at 1: 30 p.m. Cremation and Interment Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, Friends who wish may make memorial donations to Alzheimers Society. Online condolences www.loganfh.ca A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Beverley PURDOM.

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PURDOM o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-12-23 published
HOWELL, Margaret Ann (née MORROW)
Died peacefully in her sleep with family at her side on December 22, 2006 in her 81st year. Predeceased by her parents, Murdoch Arthur MORROW and Alberta Jane MORROW (BROOKES,) of Happy Valley, British Columbia. Survived by her four children: Peter, Alison KOHNER (Alex,) Lesley PURDOM (Chipman,) and Fraser (Ellen;) eleven grandchildren: Alexander, Mackenzie, Andrew, Madison, Sawyer, Brooke, Colston, Tatum, Charlotte, Daisy and Piper; and her sister Sylvia COLEMAN of Victoria, British Columbia. A giving individual with an unfailing desire to help those in need, Marg was a devoted mother, enthusiastic teacher and dedicated volunteer. A lover of nature and the outdoors, she lived near the Sifton Botanical Bog in London, Ontario for more than four decades. Her beloved bog was a peaceful sanctuary providing immeasurable joy, comfort and inspiration throughout the years. A memorial service will be held at 1: 30 p.m. on Friday January 5th, 2007 at St. Aidan's Anglican Church, 1246 Oxford St W., London. In lieu of flowers, donations made in her memory to a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated. Logan Funeral Home, 371 Dundas Street, in charge of arrangements (519-433-6181). Online condolences www.loganfh.ca A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Margaret Ann.

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PURDOM o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-12-30 published
HOWELL, Margaret Ann (née MORROW)
Died peacefully in her sleep with family at her side on December 22, 2006 in her 81st year. Predeceased by her parents, Murdoch Arthur MORROW and Alberta Jane MORROW (BROOKES,) of Happy Valley, British Columbia. Survived by her four children: Peter, Alison KOHNER (Alex,) Lesley PURDOM (Chipman,) and Fraser (Ellen;) eleven grandchildren: Alexander, Mackenzie, Andrew, Madison, Sawyer, Brooke, Colston, Tatum, Charlotte, Daisy and Piper; and her sister Sylvia COLEMAN of Victoria, British Columbia. A giving individual with an unfailing desire to help those in need, Marg was a devoted mother, enthusiastic teacher and dedicated volunteer. A lover of nature and the outdoors, she lived near the Sifton Botanical Bog in London, Ontario for more than four decades. Her beloved bog was a peaceful sanctuary providing immeasurable joy, comfort and inspiration throughout the years. A memorial service will be held at 1: 30 p.m. on Friday January 5th, 2007 at St. Aidan's Anglican Church, 1246 Oxford St W., London. In lieu of flowers, donations made in her memory to a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated. Logan Funeral Home, 371 Dundas Street, in charge of arrangements (519-433-6181). Online condolences www.loganfh.ca A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Margaret Ann.

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PURDOM o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-12-23 published
HOWELL, Margaret Ann (née MORROW)
Died peacefully in her sleep with family at her side on December 22, 2006 in her 81st year. Predeceased by her parents, Murdoch Arthur MORROW and Alberta Jane MORROW (Brookes,) of Happy Valley, British Columbia. Survived by her four children: Peter, Alison KOHNER (Alex,) Lesley PURDOM (Chipman,) and Fraser (Ellen;) eleven grandchildren: Alexander, Mackenzie, Andrew, Madison, Sawyer, Brooke, Colston, Tatum, Charlotte, Daisy and Piper; and her sister Sylvia COLEMAN of Victoria, British Columbia. A giving individual with an unfailing desire to help those in need, Marg was a devoted mother, enthusiastic teacher and dedicated volunteer. A lover of nature and the outdoors, she lived near the Sifton Botanical Bog in London, Ontario for more than four decades. Her beloved bog was a peaceful sanctuary providing immeasurable joy, comfort and inspiration throughout the years. A memorial service will be held at 1: 30 p.m. on Friday, January 5th, 2007 at St. Aidan's Anglican Church, 1246 Oxford Street West, London. In lieu of flowers, donations made in her memory to a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated. Logan Funeral Home, 371 Dundas Street, in charge of arrangements (519-433-6181). Online condolences www.loganfh.ca

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PURDON o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-01-15 published
PURDON, Hazel Gertrude
At Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital on Friday January 13, 2006. Mrs. Hazel Gertrude PURDON of Trillium Village, Strathroy in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Hector Donald PURDON (1989.) Dear mother of June and B.J. BOSVELD of London, Cheryl and Charli HARNETT, Sylvia and Randy GRAY/GREY and Ray and Monica PURDON all of Strathroy. Predeceased by her son Bruce PURDON (1973.) Survived by grandchildren, Michael and Kristin BOSVELD, Kirk, Kelly and Justin HARNETT and Keri and Tami GRAY/GREY. Also survived by one great grandchild, Reagan BOSVELD. Visitation on Sunday January 15th from 7 to 9 p.m. at Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy where the funeral service will be held on Monday January 16th at 1: 00 p.m. with Reverend Don KEENLISIDE officiating. Interment will take place at a later date. Donations to Strathroy Hospital Foundation or the Parkinson's Foundation would be appreciated by the family. A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Hazel.

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PURDON o@ca.on.middlesex_county.strathroy.age_dispatch 2006-01-17 published
PURDON, Hazel Gertrude
At Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital, on Friday, January 13, 2006, Mrs. Hazel Gertrude PURDON of Trillium Village, Strathroy, in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Hector Donald PURDON (1989.) Dear mother of June and B.J. BOSVELD of London, Cheryl and Charlie HARNETT, Sylvia and Randy GRAY/GREY and Ray and Monica PURDON, all of Strathroy. Predeceased by her son Bruce PURDON (1973.) Survived by grandchildren Michael and Kristin BOSVELD, Kirk, Kelly and Justin HARNETT, and Keri and Tami GRAY/GREY. Also survived by one great-grandchild, Reagan BOSVELD. Visitation was on Sunday, January 15, from 7-9 p.m. at Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy, where the funeral service was held on Monday, January 16 at 1 p.m. with Reverend Don KEENLISIDE officiating. Interment will take place at a later date. Donations to Strathroy Hospital Foundation or the Parkinsons Foundation would be appreciated by the family. A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Hazel.

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PURDON o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-01-22 published
BLACKBURN, Myra
Peacefully on January 20th, 2006. Myra was devoted to her family and Friends: sister-in-law to Mae GAMBLE, Edna McCOUAN, Stella BLACKBURN and Mona BLACKBURN; aunt to Marilyn WAREHAM and Brenda BLACKBURN, Malcolm FRASER and John GILLIES, both of Scotland cousin to Lorna BARR of Vancouver, British Columbia; special friend to Joan PURDON and Ron MELANSON; as well as many other family and Friends. Cremation will take place, followed by Inurnment in Pine Hills Cemetery. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. "She will be in our hearts forever"

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PURDY o@ca.on.grey_county.artemesia.flesherton.the_flesherton_advance 2006-03-29 published
PURDY, Darrell James
In loving memory of Darrell James who passed away March 30, 1986
If tears could build a stairway
And memories were a lane
We would walk right up to heaven
And bring you back home again
Our hearts still ache in sadness
And secret tears still flow
What it meant Darrell to lose you
No one will ever know.
- Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by Mom, Debbie, Bryan, Bruce, Earl and Karen.
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PURDY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-01-17 published
MAWROVIC, Minnie
Has gone home to meet her Lord, on Sunday, January 15, 2006 in her 72nd year. Beloved wife of Frank MAWROVIC for 50 years. Loving mother of Kathy (Bob) JOHNSON and Anna (Roy) OROSZ. Proud grandmother of Brad, Kyle, Brittany Johnson and Karl, Mark, Rachel OROSZ. Predeceased by her parents Kathleen and Harold HARNETT. Dear sister of Betty PURDY of Strathroy. Cherished sister-in-law of Ivan (Audrey) MAUROVIC, John (Zvonko) (Joan) MAVROVIC, Milka GASBARAC of Croatia. Minnie will also be missed by many nieces and nephews. The family will receive Friends and relatives at Forest Lawn Memorial Chapel, 1997 Dundas Street East (at Wavell), London, for visitation on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be on Wednesday, January 18, 2006 at 1 p.m. Interment Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. In remembrance, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or Sunrise Baptist Church, 258 Clarke Road, London, Ontario N5W 5E8 would be gratefully appreciated. On-line condolences are available through http://www.memorial-funeral.ca Arrangements entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home 452-3770

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PURDY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-02-09 published
PURDY, Dr. Judson Douglas
After a brief illness, at University Hospital, London, Ontario, on Tuesday, February 7, 2006, age 74. Loving father of Sean PURDY of London. Beloved brother of Dr. John PURDY and his wife Carolyn of Fredericton, New Brunswick. Dear uncle of Dr. Anna PURDY and her husband Peter ARTRY of Calgary and great-uncle of John Winston PURDY. Fondly remembered by his cousins Thomas and Mary, Bob and Francis, Richard and Janet, Sandy and Steve, Frank and Carol, Betty and Archie and all their families. Jud taught for 12 years at Pickering College and 25 years at the Faculty of Education, University of Western Ontario. Cremation has taken place. Visitation and memorial service to take place at the Church of Saint John the Evangelist, 280 St. James Street at Wellington, London, at a date to be announced. Memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society, 123 St. George Street, London, Ontario N6A 3A1, Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy, 1630 Lawrence Ave. E., Ste. 104, Toronto, Ontario M6L 1C5, Amnesty International, 312 Laurier Ave. E., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1H9, or the Shrine Hospitals for Children, c/o Mocha Temple, 468 Colborne Street, London, Ontario N6B 2T3 would be gratefully acknowledged. (James A. Harris Funeral Home).

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PURDY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-04-18 published
SHELTON, Beatrice Ellen (née BARNES)
At Bluewater Health Mitton Site on Friday, April 14, 2006, Beatrice Ellen SHELTON, age 98 of Sarnia, beloved wife of the late Michael SHELTON (1990) and daughter of the late Anson and Mary Ellen BARNES. Loving aunt of Carroll LOEVEN and her husband Harry, Wilma WOOD and her husband Henry and Mary PURDY and her husband Milford. Great aunt of David LOEVEN, Gordon LOEVEN (Patricia), Paul LOEVEN (Jennifer), Janice (WOOD) LACROIX and her husband Dr. Thomas LACROIX, Ian WOOD (Peggy), Timothy PURDY (Lisa), Robert PURDY and Stephanie (PURDY) HOPKO and her husband Michael. Predeceased by a sister Pearl Isabel CHAPMAN, brother Harry L. BARNES and brother and sister-in-law Les and Margaret NANCEKIVELL. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at Saint_John's Anglican Church, (Devine and Margaret Street) on Thursday, April 20th at 11: 00 a.m. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Saint_John's Anglican Church or the Charity of Choice. Arrangements entrusted to the D.J. Robb Funeral Home, 102 Victoria Street North, Sarnia. Messages of condolences may be sent to the family through djrobbfh@ebtech.net

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PURDY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-05-05 published
SCHAEFER, Vera Adele
It is with great sadness that the Schaefer family announces the sudden passing of Vera Adele SCHAEFER from Forest, Ontario (formerly Ilderton). Survived by best friend and loving husband Morris, and her children Maurice (Mary Ann) SCHAEFER, Brenda (Dave) TALBOT, Jane (Randy) PEARN, Dawn SCHAEFER, John (Kim) SCHAEFER, Debbie (Bill) BARNETT and Shawn (Angela) SCHAEFER. Predeceased by daughter Linda (Rick) LANGDOWN in 1999 and sister Barb PULLEN in 2000. Vera will be sadly missed by sisters Marg PURDY and Joan STRUCKETT and by half brother Richard GAIL, 17 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren, as well as many nieces and nephews. Vera was an avid gardener and talented wood carver. She was an active member of Christ Anglican Church in Forest. At Vera's request, there will be no funeral service. A private family memorial will follow cremation. A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Habitat for Humanity or a charity of your choice. Ronn E. Dodge Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, Forest in charge of arrangements (519-786-2401). A memorial tree will be planted in memory of Vera by the Dodge family.

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PURDY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-05-25 published
PURDY, Doctor Judson Douglas
After a brief illness, at University Hospital, London, Ontario, on Tuesday, February 7, 2006, age 74. Loving father of Sean PURDY of London. Beloved brother of Doctor John PURDY and his wife Carolyn of Fredericton, New Brunswick. Dear uncle of Doctor Anna PURDY and her husband Peter ARTRY of Calgary and great-uncle of John Winston PURDY. Fondly remembered by his cousins Thomas and Mary, Bob and Francis, Richard and Janet, Sandy and Steve, Frank and Carol, Betty and Archie and all their families. Jud taught for 12 years at Pickering College and 25 years at the Faculty of Education, University of Western Ontario. Friends will be received at the Church of Saint_John the Evangelist, 280 Saint_James Street at Wellington, London during the hour prior to the memorial service which will be conducted on Saturday, May 27 at 11: 00 a.m. Cremation has taken place. Memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society, 123 St. George Street, London, Ontario N6A 3A1, Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy, 1630 Lawrence Ave. E., Ste. 104, Toronto, Ontario M6L 1C5, Amnesty International, 312 Laurier Ave. E., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1H9, or the Shrine Hospitals for Children, c/o Mocha Temple, 468 Colborne Street, London, Ontario N6B 2T3 would be gratefully acknowledged. (James A. Harris Funeral Home. London, Ontario)

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PURDY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-06-07 published
BUTLER, Marjory Emma (WARRINGTON)
Suddenly at University Hospital, on Monday, June 5th, 2006, Marjory Emma (WARRINGTON) BUTLER of London in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of Walter Edwin BUTLER. Loving mother of Glen (Tammy) BUTLER and predeceased by her son Karl. Also loved by her grand_son Raine. Dear sister of Margaret TURCOTTE, Edith PURDY and Ivan WARRINGTON all of Carlton Place, Elmer WARRINGTON of Sturgeon Falls, Eleanor THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON of Westport and the late Blanche TAILOR/TAYLOR. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 2: 00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road North, where the funeral service will be conducted on Thursday, June 8th, 2006 at 2: 00 p.m. Interment, Woodland Cemetery. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Marjory are asked to consider the charity of choice.

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PURDY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-09-23 published
ROYLES, Bradley George
Suddenly at home on Thursday, September 21, 2006, Bradley George ROYLES, of Ingersoll, in his 52nd year. Brad will be lovingly missed by his best friend and partner Irena. Brad is survived by his parents George and Edie ROYLES of Ingersoll. Dear father of Robin and Reg PURDY of Woodstock, Trevor ROYLES (Ange) of Ingersoll, Kyle ROYLES (Amy) of Woodstock, stepchildren Alicia HADASH (Kelly) of Tacoma, Washington, Mark HADASH (Tanya) of Wardsville and Gavin HADASH of Rodney. Cherished grandfather of Jayden, Keegan, Kaydence and Brennan. Survived by sister Chris EILLIOT and brother Brent and his wife Ange all of Ingersoll. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. Brad will be sadly missed by Irena's family Maria and the late Taras LEBEDZ of West Lorne, Tere and Raemonde, Leada and Randy, Serge and Sheila and Tom and their children. Visitation will be held at the McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home, 246 Thames St. S., Ingersoll on Sunday, September 24th 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A private family service will follow on Monday, September 25, 2006. In lieu of flowers donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. In memory of Brad a tree will be planted in Nova Scotia. "Rest in Peace Brad"

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PURDY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-10-04 published
FONES, Margaret " Peggy" (née MATHESON)
Passed away peacefully at Meadow Park Nursing Home on Tuesday, October 3, 2006 with her family by her side. Beloved wife of the late Clarence FONES (1999.) Loving mother of Marlene (Tim) LUTZ, Susanna PURDY, John FONES and the late Lorne FONES (1967.) Cherished grandmother of Amanda and Sarah LUTZ, Todd, Chris and Jennifer PURDY, Emily and Katie FONES. Dear sister of Ethel (Jim) VALLEAU, Betty (Jim) YOUNG, Bud (Betty), Frank (Madeline), Gary (Cathy), Hal (Joan) and the late George, Gord and Jack. A memorial service will be held at Forest Lawn Memorial Chapel, 1997 Dundas Street East (at Wavell), London on Friday, October 6, 2006 at 1 p.m. Visitation one hour prior to service. Interment at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. In remembrance, donations to Canadian Cancer Society, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the charity of your choice would be gratefully appreciated. On-line condolences are available at www.memorialfuneral.ca

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PURDY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2006-11-09 published
PURDY, Lloyd W.
In loving memory of a dear husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, Lloyd W. PURDY, who passed away November 9th, 2001.
Never more than a thought away,
Quietly remembered every day,
No need for words except to say,
Still loved and missed in every way.
Forever remembered by Anne, Ken and Paulina, Carol and Gary, Don and Kristine, grandchildren and great-granddaughter.

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PURDY o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-03-31 published
ROGERS, John Victor "Vic" (May 24, 1933-March 29, 2006)
John Victor " Vic" ROGERS, our ultimate Prostate Cancer Warrior, faced his final uphill battle and challenge just as he lived always believing that something good was possible. He died peacefully in Calgary, confident in the love of his family, Friends and God. Vic is survived by his wife of forty-seven years, Marion (née ATWELL) ROGERS; their children, Carolyn ROGERS of Calgary James "Jim" ROGERS and his wife Lisanne (née LOCKYER) of Houston and Sheryl PURDY and her husband Stormont of Calgary. Vic is survived by seven grandchildren; brother Thomas ROGERS and brother-in-law Gordon ATWELL, both of Toronto. He was predeceased by his parents Muriel and Jack ROGERS; sister-in-law Carol ATWELL and granddaughter Heather PURDY. Vic was born in Montreal, Quebec; spent eleven years in London, Ontario; then chose to live in Calgary and Harvie Heights for the rest of his life. Vic spent his entire business career in the Investment Business, beginning with Nesbitt Thompson in Montreal; transferring with Northwest Territories to London, Ontario, then to Calgary where he eventually started Rogers and Partners Securities Inc. He particularly enjoyed financing small companies. Vic was a member of the Delta Upsilon Fraternity (McGill University) and was a graduate of the University of Western Ontario (now Ivey) Business School (M.B.A.). Vic was a volunteer for dozens of organizations, including the Calgary Exhibition and Stampede and the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, and served on many boards of directors and executive committees. In lieu of flowers, the family would be most grateful if Friends wishing to perpetuate Vic's memory would consider donations in his name to The Spinal Cord Regeneration Program, c/o Dr. John Hurlbert, Hotchkiss Brain Institute, Suite #2129, 3330 Hospital Drive N.W., Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4N1; The Prostate Cancer Institute, Suite #100, 1011 Glenmore Trail S.W., Calgary, Alberta, T2V 4R6; or The Salvation Army Agape Hospice, 1302 -- 8th Avenue N.W., Calgary, Alberta, T2N 1B8. Funeral Service will be held at Christ Church Elbow Park, 3602 -- 8th St. S.W., Calgary on Saturday, April 1, 2006, at 11: 00 a.m. with the Rev. M. Ansley Tucker Presider. A Memorial Service of Thanksgiving and Celebration will be held at Saint_John the Evangelist Church, 280 Saint_James St, London, Ontario on Saturday, April 8, 2006, at 11: 00 a.m., officiated by the Rt. Reverend Terence FINLAY, followed by a reception in the Parish Hall. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com

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PURDY o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-04-10 published
HAND, Caroline Elizabeth (née PURDY)
Peacefully, on Friday, April 7th 2006 at the Village of Erin Meadows, in her 76th year. Beloved mother of Jeffrey and his wife Fiona, Karen and her husband Paul COOK, Robert and his wife Leanne. Proud Nana of Brittany, Dustin, Spencer, Madison, Alexander, Rebecca and Liam and step grandmother of Carissa, Michael and Tegan. Beloved sister of Wilma and her husband Bill McNAUGHTON. Carol will be fondly remembered for her dedication to her family, her kindness and her generosity. A celebration of Caroline's life will be held at 5466 Quartermain Crescent, Mississauga on Wednesday, April 12th 2006 at 12 p.m. The family expresses their gratitude to the very supportive staff at the Village of Erin Meadows.

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PURDY o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2006-05-26 published
PURDY, Doctor Judson Douglas
After a brief illness, at University Hospital, London, Ontario, on Tuesday, February 7, 2006, age 74. Loving father of Sean PURDY of London. Beloved brother of Doctor John PURDY and his wife Carolyn of Fredericton, New Brunswick. Dear uncle of Doctor Anna PURDY and her husband Peter ARTRY of Calgary and great-uncle of John Winston PURDY. Fondly remembered by his cousins Thomas and Mary, Bob and Francis, Richard and Janet, Sandy and Steve, Frank and Carol, Betty and Archie and all their families. Jud taught for 12 years at Pickering College and 25 years at the Faculty of Education, University of Western Ontario. Friends will be received at the Church of Saint_John the Evangelist, 280 Saint_James Street at Wellington, London during the hour prior to the memorial service which will be conducted on Saturday, May 27 at 11: 00 a.m. Cremation has taken place. Memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society, 123 St. George Street, London, Ontario N6A 3A1, Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy, 1630 Lawrence Ave. E., Ste. 104, Toronto, Ontario M6L 1C5, Amnesty International, 312 Laurier Ave. E., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1H9, or the Shrine Hospitals for Children, c/o Mocha Temple, 468 Colborne Street, London, Ontario N6B 2T3 would be gratefully acknowledged. (James A. Harris Funeral Home, London, Ontario)

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PURDY o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-04-10 published
HAND, Caroline Elizabeth (née PURDY)
Peacefully, on Friday, April 7th, 2006 at the Village of Erin Meadows, in her 76th year. Beloved mother of Jeffrey and his wife Fiona, Karen and her husband Paul Cook, Robert and his wife Leanne. Proud Nana of Brittany, Dustin, Spencer, Madison, Alexander, Rebecca and Liam and stepgrandmother of Carissa, Michael and Tegan. Beloved sister of Wilma and her husband Bill McNAUGHTON. Carol will be fondly remembered for her dedication to her family, her kindness and her generosity. A celebration of Caroline's life will be held at 5466 Quartermain Crescent, Mississauga on Wednesday, April 12th, 2006 at 12 p.m. The family expresses their gratitude to the very supportive staff at the Village of Erin Meadows.

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PURDY o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-04-11 published
HICKEY, Beverley June (née PURDY)
At the Scarborough General Hospital on Sunday, April 9th, 2006 in her 68th year. Beloved wife of Leonard HICKEY. Dear mother of Dale (husband Mike), Debbie (husband Frank), and the late Wade. Sister of Joan (John), Merle (Paul), and Brenda (Ray). Also lovingly remembered by her 5 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild and her nieces and nephews. Family and Friends will be received at the Scarborough Funeral Centre, 2966 Eglinton Avenue East (west of Bellamy Road) on Wednesday, April 12, 2006 from 12 noon until time of Service at 2 p.m. Interment Pine Hills Cemetery.

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PURDY o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2006-04-24 published
WILLIAMS, Ruth Eileen (née BIDWELL)
Peacefully, at Leisureworld Muskoka Nursing Home in Gravenhurst on Friday, April 21, 2006. Ruth Eileen WILLIAMS (née BIDWELL,) beloved wife of the late Lloyd Webster WILLIAMS. Dear sister to Jean Evelyn PURDY and Norma Marie DOHERTY, both of Gravenhurst. Predeceased by her brother Reginald BIDWELL. Loving aunt to Janet KENNEDY, Ronald DOHERTY, Ross PURDY and Tom WILLIAMS. The family will receive Friends at the W.J. Cavill Funeral Home in Gravenhurst on Tuesday, April 25, 2006 from 1 p.m., until the time of Chapel Funeral Service at 2 p.m. Interment Lakeview Cemetery, Gravenhurst. In memory donations to Knox Presbyterian Church, 315 Muskoka Road North, Gravenhurst, Ontario P1P 1G4 would be appreciated by the family.

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