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

"EGL" 2008 Obituary


EGLEE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-07-12 published
ADAMSON, Helen Madeline (formerly SMITH, née HEARNE)
Born May 16, 1916 in Burford, Ontario, passed away peacefully at The George Derby Centre for Veterans in Burnaby, British Columbia on July 2, 2008, leaving sisters Dorothy OILLE of Ajax, Ontario and Betty INNS of Regina, Saskatchewan. She is survived by daughters Dr. Christine Adamson NORMAN and husband Richard N. NORMAN of Cape Coral, Florida, Ninkey Dalton EGLEE (ADAMSON) and husband Charles H. EGLEE of Los Angeles, California, loving grandchildren Chloe WOLMAN, Matthew WOLMAN both of Toronto, Ontario, and Blythe DALTON and Eli EGLEE of Los Angeles, California. Helen proudly served her country in the Canadian Army during World War 2 achieving rank of Lt. Nursing Sister and was awarded the following medals: Defense Medal, C.V.S.M. and Clasp. Internment is planned for October where she will come to rest in Mount Pleasant Cemetery in the Adamson Family Plot. Donations may be sent in her name to The George Derby Center, Burnaby, British Columbia.

  E... Names     EG... Names     EGL... Names     Welcome Home

EGLEE - All Categories in OGSPI

EGLESTON 2008-07-19 published
JEWISS, Victor, C.D., K.H.
Victor JEWISS, a life long resident of Chatham, passed away peacefully with his wife by his side at Riverview Gardens on July 17, 2008 at the age of 83. Loving husband of 63 years to Beverly (nee WEAVER.) Dear father to Elizabeth and Donald STEELE of McKinney, Texas, Catherine and Arnie RUSH of Prince George, British Columbia, Paul and Janice JEWISS of Devlin, Ontario. Proud grandfather to Sean STEELE, Charlie (Jennifer) EGLESTON, Sam EGLESTON, Lindsay (Beau) JOHNSON, Andrea JEWISS, Jennifer (Roger) STOLZ and great-grandfather to Nathan STEELE; Raven, Rhaia and Ashon EGLESTON; Eli JOHNSON, Selina Rae STOLZ. Victor will also be dearly missed by his sister in-law Gladys CLARK and niece Pauline (Tom) PAYNE and family. Predeceased by his parents Alfred and Victoria JEWISS; his 3 brothers one sister and grand_son. Victor retired in 1980 from Ontario Steel Products (Meritor). He also served for many years as a Court Constable serving in the Family and Juvenile Courts. Vic was an avid outdoorsman who spent many pleasurable days fishing and hunting small and large game. He was also a Master Hunter Education instructor. As a leather craftsman, many of his hunting buddies personally carry their rifles in his hand crafted gun cases. Many family and Friends have been on the receiving end of various handcrafted items. Vic was a veteran of the Second World War serving with the Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve from 1942-1945. He was better known for his association with the militia-first the Kent Regiment as a boy bugler and then after was part of the Bugle Band. When the Kents amalgamated with the Essex Scottish and became the Essex and Kent Scots he served with them for many years. Vic ended his army days with the 59 Legion Highlander Cadet Corps where he served his last 4 years before retirement as the C.O. He was the R.S.O. for Cadets training at Camp Ipperwash for several years. During his early retirement years Vic was a Big Brother to 3 little brothers. He is the first life member of this organization. Vic was a member of Holy Trinity Church, the Chatham Sertoma Club, Royal Canadian Legion Br 28., Royal Canadian Navy Association, Hospitaller Order of Saint_John of Jerusalem (London Commandery), the Southwestern Ontario Longbeards Association (Turkey Federation) and a life member of the Essex and Kent Scottish Regimental Association. Family and Friends will be received at the McKinlay Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street Chatham, Ontario 519-351-2040 on Sunday from 2: 00 to 4:30 p.m. and and 7: 00-9:00 p.m. A Naval Association service will take place at 3: 30 p.m. Sunday and a Legion service at 7:00 p.m. Funeral service to be held on Monday July 21, 2008 at Holy Trinity Anglican Church 81 Selkirk Street, Chatham at 10 a.m. Rev. Deacon Elaine WILCOX officiating. Interment to follow at Maple Leaf Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Myasthenia Gravis Research Foundation or the Big Brothers and Sisters Association would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at When through the woods and forest glades I wander And hear the birds sing sweetly in the trees; When I look down from lofty mountain grandeur And hear the brook and feel the gentle breeze Then sings my soul, my savior god to Thee; How great Thou art, how great Thou art!

  E... Names     EG... Names     EGL... Names     Welcome Home

EGLESTON o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-01-24 published
HILLIER, Doctor Don H.
At Victoria Hospital, London, on Tuesday, January 22, 2008. Doctor Don H. HILLIER of London in his 87th year. Beloved husband of Barbara (HAINSWORTH) HILLIER and the late Vivian (FRASER) HILLIER. Dear father of Glen HILLIER and his wife Tine, Karen ARNOLD and her husband Jim all of Sherwood Park, Alberta, Stephen HILLIER and his wife Betty of Edmonton, Alberta and Janice EGLESTON and her husband Jim of Leduc, Alberta. Also loved by his 9 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Cremation has taken place. There will be no funeral service. Friends are invited to join the family at the residence, 55 Greenbrier Crescent, London on Saturday, January 26th from 1 to 4 p.m. for a time of reflection. As an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 123 St. George Street, London, Ontario N6A 3A1. (A. Millard George Funeral Home, London entrusted with arrangements 519-433-5184) On line condolences accepted at:

  E... Names     EG... Names     EGL... Names     Welcome Home

EGLESTON - All Categories in OGSPI

EGLINTON o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-04-29 published
FREER, Marilyn (née ARMSTRONG)
(April 16, 1945-April 27, 2008)
Peacefully and with classic grace, following a tenacious battle with cancer. Devoted daughter of Mary and the late T. George ARMSTRONG. Cherished mother of Kelly Anne Roberts LOVERING and her husband Peter. Adoring 'Mimi' to Austin and Sadie LOVERING. Loving companion to John DOUGHERTY. Dear sister to Brian George ARMSTONG (Heather) and Virginia Armstrong DAY (Gerald). Fondly remembered by David ROBERTS and Richard FREER. Marilyn was a woman of high accomplishment, from the respected Executive Assistant to Andy Sarlos for over 20 years, to an eminently successful events planner. A passionate golfer, consummate hostess, a perfectionist to the end. A dazzling daughter, mother, companion, sister, grandmother, aunt and friend. Marilyn's hallmark was her ability to recreate herself and shine, regardless of life's challenges. She will be greatly missed. The family will receive Friends at the Humphrey Funeral Home - A.W. Miles Chapel, 1403 Bayview Avenue (south of Eglinton Avenue East), from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 29. A Funeral Service will be held in Anglican Church Of St. Clement, EGLINTON, 59 Briar Hill Avenue at 3 o'clock on Wednesday, April 30. If desired, a donation to the Wharton head and Neck Centre of Princess Margaret Hospital would be greatly appreciated. Condolences and memories may be forwarded through

  E... Names     EG... Names     EGL... Names     Welcome Home

EGLINTON - All Categories in OGSPI