All Categories: A B C D E F G H I J K L M Mc N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z Welcome Home
Local Folders.. A B C D E F G H I J K L M Mc N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
-1

"GRU" 2008 Obituary


GRUBB  GRUBE  GRUBEN  GRUBER  GRUER  GRUESNER  GRUJIC  GRUMMETT  GRUMP  GRUNDY  GRUNSELL  GRUODIS 

GRUBB o@ca.on.grey_county.owen_sound.the_sun_times 2008-01-11 published
KENNEDY, Irene Agnes (HOGGARTH)
On January 9, 2008, surrounded by the love of her family, Irene Agnes (HOGGARTH) KENNEDY of Grand Bend, age 93. Beloved wife of the late E. Clarke KENNEDY (1985.) Loved mother of Jean and Don WEIGAND of Dashwood, Mary Lynne KENNEDY- McGREGOR and Doctor Bob MARSDEN of Owen Sound, Elizabeth KENNEDY of Vancouver, Doctor James KENNEDY and Doctor Cathy BARR of Toronto. Loved nanny of Brent and Lesley HAMILTON, James McGREGOR and fiancee Jennifer VINCENT, all of Edmonton, Stuart McGREGOR of Owen Sound, Jennifer and Andy GRUBB of Amherstburg, Amanda and Scott Hardy of London and great-grandma of Elizabeth HAMILTON, Bergen HAMILTON, Nolan GRUBB, Lane HARDY and soon-to-be-two new great-grandchildren. Remembered by her nieces, nephews and their families. Predeceased by her sisters Mary BARBOUR, Gertrude FLEAR, brothers Don and Herb HOGGARTH. Cremation. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at the Grand Bend United Church, Saturday, January 12, 2008 at 12 noon. Private family interment Pinery Cemetery, Grand Bend at a later date. If desired, memorial donations to the Stephen Lewis Foundation “Grandmothers in Africa”, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Foundation, Grand Bend United Church Mission and Service or charity of choice would be appreciated. T. Harry Hoffman and Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood, entrusted with arrangements. Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUBB - All Categories in OGSPI

GRUBE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-04-23 published
GRUBE, John
On April 21, 2008 at the E.W. Bickle Centre for Complex Continuing Care in his 78th year. He is survived by his sisters, Antonia SWALGEN of New York, and Jennifer PODLECKI of Vancouver, British Columbia and his good Friends, Mark HART and James DUBRO. For many years, John was an inspiring and dedicated teacher primarily at the Ontario College of Art. Funeral will be at Trinity College, 6 Hoskin Avenue, Toronto on Friday, April 25th At 2: 30 p.m. Contributions To The Parkinson Society Central And Northern Ontario Region Would Be Greatly Appreciated.

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUBE - All Categories in OGSPI

GRUBEN o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-03-24 published
HIGHFIELD, May (Adelia Estella) (née MUNDY)
A resident of Meadowview Villa of Petrolia, and formerly of Port Lambton, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 20, 2008 in her 89th year. May is the daughter of Dan and Charlotte BULLOCK) MUNDY. Beloved wife of the late Clarence Nelson HIGHFIELD (2002.) Loving mother of Nelson and Judy HIGHFIELD, Ronald and JoAnn of Sombra, Larry HIGHFIELD and Dawn GRUBEN of Sarnia and Charlotte Anne and Michael PRELL of Millington, Michigan. She will be missed by her 16 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Annie DRUIETTE, Harold and Edna MUNDY, Lou and Hugh MURPHY and the late Roy, Leo, Ferg, Dan, Lyle and Muriette MUNDY. Friends may call at the Haycock-Cavanagh Funeral Home, 409 Nelson Street in Wallaceburg from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday. The funeral service will be conducted by Rev. Len MYERS at the funeral home on Wednesday, March 26 at 11 a.m. The interment will follow at McDonald Cemetery. If desired, remembrances to Heart and Stroke or the Canadian Cancer Society may be left at the funeral home. 519-627-3231. Email condolences may be sent to mhighfield@cavanaghfuneralhome.ca

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUBEN - All Categories in OGSPI

GRUBER o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-02-17 published
GORE, Bonita Lynne (née ROI)
Of Saint Thomas and formerly of Port Stanley, on Saturday, February 16th, 2008, at her late residence, peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, in her 67th year. Soulmate, best friend and wife of the late Gordon GORE (2003) and loved mother of Jamie CHAMBERS and companion Martha FLEURY, Darrell and his wife Shirley CHAMBERS, Shawn CHAMBERS and companion Sue PAY, David CHAMBERS and companion Anna GRUBER, Pam and her husband Paul MUMA, Cheryl and husband Terry WEBER, Lori and her husband Jim MOLOUGHNEY, Carol and her husband Jim BILLINGSLEY, Christi STROH, Mike GORE and the late Leslie BUTLER. Dear sister of Rick and his wife Pat ROI, Cindy and her husband Gord MARATTO, Ginny and her husband Chuck MITCHELL, Greg and his wife Shelley ROI. Predeceased by 2 brothers Dan and Tim ROI. Dear sister-in-law of Shirley GORE and Kay ROI. Sadly missed by a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews. Missed by her companion of the past 4 years "Baby". Bonnie was born in Woodstock on March 9th, 1941, the daughter of the late Oliver and Mildred ROI. Bonnie worked in food services to become Food Supervisor at Extendicare and later in life started Panther Construction Company as "El Presidente." She was an associate member of Branch 410 of the Royal Canadian Legion, Port Stanley. Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, Saint Thomas where funeral service will be held Tuesday at 11: 00 a.m. Cremation to follow. Visitation Monday from 7-9 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the M.S. Society.

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUBER o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-03-18 published
SIMMONS, Stewart " Dud"
At Victoria Hospital, surrounded by his family, on Saturday, March 15, 2008, Stewart "Dud" SIMMONS of London, at the age of 70. Beloved husband of Pamela SIMMONS. Loving father of Terry SIMMONS, and Deborah GRUBER (Marty,) all of London. Devoted grandfather of Shane Patrick, Paige Carlan, Marlo Anne. Dear brother of Betty FLEWELLING, Helen (Del) NEFF, Shirley (Ron) WISE, Joe (Audrey) SIMMONS, and Shelda SCHAEFFER. Predeceased by his brothers K. Wesley and Charles. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Dud's Life will be held on Wednesday, March 19, 2008 at 12: 00 p.m. at the Duchess of Kent Legion, 499 Hill Street, London. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Dud are asked to consider London Health Science Foundation-Cancer Program. Westview Funeral Chapel, 519-641-1793, entrusted with arrangements. Online condolences accepted at condolences@westviewfuneralchapel.com

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUBER - All Categories in OGSPI

GRUER o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-05-21 published
DARNELL, Sybil May (née MAHON)
Sybil May DARNELL (née MAHON) died peacefully in her sleep on Sunday morning, Mothers Day, May 11th in Chester, Nova Scotia. Her son Peter was at her side. Children were central to Sybil's life. As a mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she respected and supported her children and their ways in the world. Sybil's support and respect for children extended beyond the family. As a young adult she taught at Balfour Technical School in Regina. Later she was a school trustee on the North York Board for several terms. Many times she helped students overlooked by the system. Sybil was also the national president of United Nations Children's Fund Canada and later, with other development activists, founded PUEBLITO, a non-governmental organization that provides housing in developing countries. As a much loved member of Parkwoods United Church, her door opened many times to young and old from around the world looking for shelter for a few weeks or a few years. Sybil's efforts for a better life for all, was an example and inspiration to many women. Her work lead her to found the Osteoporosis Foundation. In 2003, she was recognized with the Governor General's Caring Canadian award. Sybil was born May 18, 1915 in Ottawa, grew up in Regina, Saskatchewan and in 1950 moved to Toronto. She was predeceased by her husband, William Lewis DARNELL, her brother Clarence MAHON, and sisters Myrtle GRUER, Louise GRUER, and Hazel ROBINSON. She will be missed by her children and their partners, Bill DARNELL and Phyllis BEARDSLEY, Peter DARNELL and Barbara DAVIS and Laurel DARNELL and Reid CAMPBELL as well as her grandchildren Simon, Jesse, Lindsay, Tommy, Zack (Jennifer), Eli (Eileen), Vida, Gwyneth and Linden and great-grandchildren Colin and Madelyn. She will also be missed by her many nieces and nephews, including John (Gail), Jim, Neil, Sheila (Larry) and Allan (Peggy). Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Sybil can do so to the: Shoreham Village Palliative Care Fund c/o Shoreham Village, R.R.#1, Chester, Nova Scotia, B0J 1J0. A memorial service will be held at Parkwoods United Church, 85 Parkwoods Village Drive, North York, at 11: 00 a.m., Monday May 26, 2008.

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUER - All Categories in OGSPI

GRUESNER o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-02-18 published
GELFANT, Maxine Shirley (née COHEN)
At home, surrounded by her family on February 16, 2008. Force of life and force of nature, passionately committed to her family, community and country. Dearly loved by her husband of 58 years, Dr. Harry GELFANT. Born October 16, 1927 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, the daughter of the late Ben M. COHEN and Sophia (ASCRICAN) COHEN. Graduated from the University of Manitoba (B.A.: Political Studies) in 1948 while working for The Jewish Post, the first Anglo-Jewish newspaper in Canada founded and published by her father. In the years following World War 2, Maxine GELFANT taught pre-school and English to immigrant women. She was the first woman elected to the board of governors of the Sharey Zedek Synagogue in Winnipeg and launched adult education and interfaith initiatives to build understanding between religious communities. Inspired by Pierre Trudeau's vision of a "Just Society," Maxine GELFANT was an indefatigable soldier for the Liberal Party of Canada. She knocked on doors during elections, served on her riding association executive, chaired policy forums at conventions and was a remarkable fund raiser who organized elegant Gala events. In 1981, she was appointed by the Privy Council to the National Design Council of Canada. Her home is filled with the books, music, art and the aroma of great food that all reflect her hunger for life. Maxine GELFANT was an ardent supporter of the Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Symphony and Vancouver Opera Association and board member of all three institutions. She was an activist and fundraiser for The British Columbia Heart Fund, The Canadian Cancer Society, Saint Paul's Hospital, The Whistler Health Centre, The Canadian Jewish Appeal, and the Vancouver Jewish Community Centre. Her volunteer work spanned religious and socio-economic lines. She was a founding member of the Jewish Parliamentary Action Committee. On the occasion of the 125th anniversary of confederation, Maxine GELFANT received "The Commemorative Medal" for her service to Canadian society. She celebrated her 80th birthday by raising $15,000 for a special fund in her name early detection of colo-rectal cancer. She is survived by her husband Harry, daughter Roberta (Brian MICKELSON,) sons Benjamin (Barbara GELFANT) and Daniel, grandchildren Max, Sam, Zoe, Sophia and Hannah, sister Arlyne GRUESNER (Los Angeles) and aunt and uncle Ethel and William MORRISON (Los Angeles). Funeral services begin at Temple Sholom, 7190 Oak Street, Vancouver, British Columbia Tuesday, February 19, 10 o'clock a.m., interment at Temple Cemetery, 14965 28th Avenue, White Rock, British Columbia. Shiv'a at 7 p.m. February 19, 20, 21 at 1510 West 36th Avenue, Vancouver. Special thanks to Doctor Barbara Melosky and all the staff at the British Columbia Cancer Agency, to Doctor Lyall Levy and to Evergreen Nursing and Pacific Spirit who cared for Maxine with compassion and respect. In lieu of flowers, donations in her name to the British Columbia Cancer Foundation (2560 Heather Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5Z 0A6) for a special fund for the early detection of colo-rectal cancer.

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUESNER - All Categories in OGSPI

GRUJIC o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-06-10 published
STEKOVIC, Durda (née GRUJIC)
(April 12, 1963-June 9, 2008)
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family. Cherished wife of Bosko. Loving mother of Marko and his wife Svetlana, Ljiljana and Natasa STEKOVIC. Much loved daughter of Milan GRUJIC and the late Dragica ZEC (2000.) Deeply missed by her sister Branka PAVLOVIC, with her husband Sretko and their sons Ognjen and Ozren and her brother Drazen GRUJIC, with his wife Snjezana and their sons Nemanja and Milan. Fondly remembered by her aunt Rada ZEC, with her son Nemanja, her daughter Tanja and her husband Jeremy O'NEILL; along with many family members and Friends. Visitation will be held at the Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road North, London on Wednesday from 2: 00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. A graveside service will be conducted by members of Jehovah's witness Kingdom Hall at Woodland Cemetery on Thursday, June 12, 2008 at 2: 00 p.m. Many thanks to Doctor HARLE and her team at Victoria Hospital - Palliative Care, Jennifer PETERSON, Joanna PIETRUSZEWSKA and Ola HOSIAWA.

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUJIC o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-06-12 published
STEKOVIC, Durda (née GRUJIC)
(April 12, 1963-June 9, 2008)
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family. Cherished wife of Bosko. Loving mother of Marko and his wife Svetlana, Ljiljana and Natasa STEKOVIC. Much loved daughter of Milan GRUJIC and the late Dragica ZEC (2000.) Deeply missed by her sister Branka PAVLOVIC, with her husband Sretko and their sons Ognjen and Ozren and her brother Drazen GRUJIC, with his wife Snjezana and their sons Nemanja and Milan. Fondly remembered by her aunt Rada ZEC, with her son Nemanja, her daughter Tanja and her husband Jeremy O'NEILL; along with many family members and Friends. The funeral service will be conducted at the Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road North, on Thursday, June 12th at 11: 00 a.m. A graveside service will be conducted by members of Jehovah's Witness Kingdom Hall at Woodland Cemetery on Thursday, June 12th at 2: 00 p.m. Many thanks to Doctor HARLE and her team at Victoria Hospital - Palliative Care, Jennifer PETERSON, Joanna PIETRUSZEWSKA and Ola HOSIAWA. Please note change to service time.

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUJIC - All Categories in OGSPI

GRUMMETT o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-03-14 published
PALIN, James
At Seaforth Community Hospital on Monday, March 10, 2008, James PALIN, age 66, of Seaforth. Beloved husband of Marie (BANNON) PALIN. Dear father of Ray (Sandy) PALIN of Mississauga, Elaine (Larry) EAST of Seaforth and Cathy PALIN (Wayne GRAY/GREY) of Strathroy. Loving grandfather of seven grandchildren and one great-grand_son. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Robert (Barb) PALIN of Seaforth, Gary (Sandra) BANNON of Winthrop and Theresa (Bob) MacHAN of Blyth. Predeceased by his parents Harry and Nellie (GRUMMETT) PALIN and Marie's parents Leon and Jeanette BANNON. Family will receive Friends at the Whitney-Ribey Funeral Home, 87 Goderich Street West, Seaforth on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Christian Burial will be held on Friday, March 14 at 11: 00 a.m. at Saint_James Roman Catholic Church, Seaforth. Fr. Chris GILLESPIE will officiate. Interment Saint_James Cemetery. Memorial donations to Seaforth Community Hospital Foundation, Canadian Diabetes Association or Seaforth Fire Department appreciated. Condolences at www.whitneyribeyfuneralhome.com

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUMMETT o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-06-02 published
RODDIS, Joseph Lewis
Peacefully at University Hospital on May 31, 2008 Joseph Lewis RODDIS of London in his 93rd year. Beloved husband of Janice RODDIS. Loving father of Kelly RODDIS (Doreen), Wendy SHOUPE (Dick) and Brent RODDIS (Bonnie.) Dear grandfather of Tiffany BOYLE and Brittney RODDIS. He will be sadly missed by his step children Paul Greening, Ken and Michelle GRUMMETT and their families. Joseph was predeceased by his first wife Margret RODDIS (nee SMITH) and grand_son Jeffery RODDIS. Cremation has taken place there will be a private family service. Memorial donations in memory of Joseph to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUMMETT - All Categories in OGSPI

GRUMP o@ca.on.manitoulin.howland.little_current.manitoulin_expositor 2008-04-09 published
GORDON (GRUMP) WILLIAMS
In loving memory of Gordon Alexander Williams, born May 26, 1929 on
Manitoulin Island and passed away on March 27, 2008 at the Grey Bruce
Health Services in Owen Sound, Ontario, in his 79th year. A resident of
Allenford, formerly of Markdale, he was the beloved husband of the late
Helen Bradshaw. Dear father of Debbie Reid (Dan Loveday) and Gord
Williams (Pam Warmington) all of Owen Sound, Mary Coll (Dan Geniole) of
Barrie, Shirley Latimer of Allenford and Heather Misner (Tim) of Owen
Sound. Survived by brother Leon Williams (Trudy) of Toronto, 15
grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by sister Catherine
Potts. The funeral service was held on March 31 at 1: 30 pm at the May
Funeral Home, Markdale, with Reverend Mark Waugh officiating. Spring
interment in Markdale Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Heart and
Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUMP - All Categories in OGSPI

GRUNDY o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-03-07 published
WEST, Margaret Hay (née McCREERY)
81 years. Passed away, surrounded by her family on March 4, 2008 at Windsor Regional Hospital Metropolitan Campus. Predeceased by her beloved husband William J. WEST (2001.) Beloved mother of John (Elinor) WEST, Martha (Steven) MARKS and Peter (Kathy) WESAINT_Dear grandmother of David and Jennifer WEST, Heather and Trevor MARKS, Lauren and Michael WEST, all of Essex County. Dear sister to Mary GRUNDY of Arnprior. Also survived by nieces and nephews. A member of the Paulin Memorial Presbyterian Church, Margaret was also a life member of Essex Golf and Country Club and a longtime member of Maycourt Club of Windsor. Visitation will be held at the Anderson Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 895 Ouellette Avenue, Windsor, Ontario (519-254-3223) on Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 8, 2008 at 11: 00 a.m. from the Anderson Memorial Chapel. Rev. Wendy PATERSON from Paulin Memorial Presbyterian Church officating. Cremation to follow. The interment of ashes will take place in the West family plot at Riverview Cemetery in Wallaceburg at a later date. Donations to the Charity of Your Choice would be appreciated by the family. www.mem.com

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUNDY - All Categories in OGSPI

GRUNSELL o@ca.on.grey_county.owen_sound.the_sun_times 2008-02-23 published
BYE, Jean Marjorie (née GRUNSELL)
Peacefully at the Grey Bruce Health Services in Owen Sound on her mother's birthday Friday February 22, 2008. In her 92nd year, Jean Marjorie BYE (née GRUNSELL,) beloved wife of the late Lester J. BYE. Loving mother of John BYE and his late wife Barbara, Mary and her husband John COLLIER and Kathryn and her husband Martin ROACH. Loving grandmother of Melissa BYE, Amy and her husband Lenny FONTE, Sarah COLLIER and James WOOD, and Martha COLLIER. Loved great-grandmother of Anthony and Haly. Fondly remembered by nieces and nephews. Predeceased by three sisters Alma (Mrs. John BUIE,) Dorothy and Irene GRUNSELL. Friends may call at the Breckenridge-Ashcroft Funeral Home on Friday February 29 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral service will be conducted at the Trinity United Church, Annan on Saturday morning at 11 a.m. Rev. Hugh McDONALD officiating. Spring interment in Annan Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Grey Bruce Regional Health Centre Foundation or to Trinity United Church, Annan would be appreciated by the family.

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUNSELL o@ca.on.grey_county.owen_sound.the_sun_times 2008-02-29 published
BYE, Jean Marjorie (née GRUNSELL)
Peacefully at the Grey Bruce Health Services in Owen Sound on her mother's birthday Friday, February 22, 2008. In her 92nd year, Jean Marjorie BYE (née GRUNSELL,) beloved wife of the late Lester J. BYE. Loving mother of John BYE and his late wife Barbara, Mary and her husband John COLLIER and Kathryn and her husband Martin ROACH. Loving grandmother of Melissa BYE, Amy and her husband Lenny FONTE, Sarah COLLIER and James WOOD, and Martha COLLIER. Loved great-grandmother of Anthony and Haly. Fondly remembered by nieces and nephews. Predeceased by three sisters Alma (Mrs. John BUIE), Dorothy and Irene GRUNSELL. Friends may call at the Breckenridge-Ashcroft Funeral Home on Friday February 29 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral service will be conducted at the Trinity United Church, Annan on Saturday morning at 11 a.m. Rev. Hugh McDONALD officiating. Spring interment in Annan Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Grey Bruce Regional Health Centre Foundation or to Trinity United Church, Annan would be appreciated by the family.

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUNSELL - All Categories in OGSPI

GRUODIS o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-02-01 published
CUNDILL, Robert Edward
Died peacefully at home on January 30, 2008 in his 61st year. Dear father of Matthew, (Kim FRUMKIN,) Elizabeth (Vytas GRUODIS,) Joshua (Christina SMITH,) Henry and William. Grandfather of Andrew, Jacob and Daniel CUNDILL, Anna GRUODIS and Mary Clementine CUNDILL. He is survived by his brother John (Maija THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON,) his sister Jean (David DAY) and their families. A memorial service will be held at 11.00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 5, 2008 at the Church of Saint_James the Apostle, 1439 Ste. Catherine St. W. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Old Brewery Mission, 388 Saint Jacques Street, Suite 730, Montreal H2Y 1N9 or the Montreal General Hospital Foundation, Palliative Care Unit, 1650 Cedar Ave. Bureau E6 129, Montreal H39 1A4, would be greatly appreciated.

  G... Names     GR... Names     GRU... Names     Welcome Home

GRUODIS - All Categories in OGSPI