August 29, 2008


Passed away at Parisien Manor on Sunday, August 24, 2008 at the age of 88 years formerly of Long Sault. Retired employee of TCF, Retired member of the Township of Cornwall Fire Department – Long Sault (30 years) and member of the Royal Canadian Legion Long Sault Branch #569. Beloved husband of the late Inez Seguin (née Raymond). Loving father of Peter Seguin (Evelyn) of Toronto. Dear brother of Paul Seguin (Mildred), Charlie Seguin (Jacqueline), Jeanne MacGillivray (late Howard) all of Cornwall and Robea Paré (Bert) of Ottawa. Predeceased by his parents Dorima and Cerilda (Desjardins) Seguin, four brothers Rosaire, Leon, Gilbert (Doreen) and Reverend Herbie Seguin and two sisters Juliette and Marie. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Rested at Wilson Funeral Home. Funeral took place on Thursday, August 28 with Mass of the Ressurrection with Commendation and Farewell in St. Andrews Catholic Church. Rite of Committal at a later date.


Passed away at the Cornwall Community Hospital, McConnell Site on Sunday, August 24, 2008. Mrs. Thérèse (Rouleau) Menard Charbonneau of Cornwall, Ontario, age 79 years. Beloved wife of Georges Charbonneau and by a previous marriage, the late Paul Emile Menard. Dear mother of Gerald Menard (Fay) and Suzanne Menard (Ron Seguin), both of Cornwall and Michel Menard of Vancouver, BC. Dear step-mother of Nicole McCrank (Glen) of Winnipeg, MB. Loving grandmother of Lori (Al), Lisa (Martin), Mecca and Mylar of Vancouver, BC, Marc, Michelle, Alana, Michael and Kevin and great-grandmother of Tristan and Cailyn. Dear daughter of the late Joseph Rouleau and the late Albertine (Pilon) Rouleau. Dear sister of Jeannette Rozon of St. Isidore de Prescott, Leonie Villeneuve of Cornwall and Estelle Bougie of Hawkesbury, Ontario. Predeceased by one brother, Roger Rouleau and by two sisters, Lucille Boulanger and Aline Desrosiers. Therese will be sadly missed by all who knew her. Cremation. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Aug. 28. Funeral Arrangements were under the care and direction of Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, East Branch, Cornwall.

PUZEY – Gilbert

Passed away Thursday, August 21, 2008 at Woodland Villa, Long Sault at the age of 83 years, formerly of Montreal. Dear son of the late Thomas and Dorothy (Gilbert) Puzey. Predeceased by his wife Isobel (Boyce). Survived by his nephew Thomas Ross (Nancy), nieces Dorothy Ross (Andre Lavoie), Dianne Ross (Normand Desloges), Barbara Guglick (Robert), great-nephew Michael Guglick, great-niece Kelly Guglick and special caregiver Susan Brown. Predeceased by his sister Margaret Ross. A private family graveside service has taken place.

STANG – Elizabeth

Passed away on Wednesday, August 20, 2008. Mrs. Elizabeth (Poirier) Stang of Cornwall, Ontario, age 68 years. Beloved wife of Kelvin Stang. Dear mother of Kevin Stang (Nam) of Cornwall, Cathy Carson (Brent) of North Carolina, Shelley Coleman (Jeff) of Monkland, Ontario, Jeffrey Stang (Suzanne) and Brent Stang both of Cornwall. Loving grandmother of Josh, Cynthia, Jordan, Tasha and Sydney. Dear daughter of the late Armand Poirier and the late Victoria (Major) Poirier. Dear sister Artel Poirier (Joyce) of Williamstown, Ontario, Ursula Poirier, Raymond Poirier (Marge), Berna Stang (Maurice) all of Cornwall, Laurier Poirier (Vivian) of Summerstown, Ontario and Peter Poirier (the late Donna) of Cornwall. Special sister-in-law of Jacqueline Stang. Predeceased by one sister, Yvonne Lapierre (Jerry) and one brother, Walter Poirier (Joanne). Rested at Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, West Branch, Cornwall. Funeral Aug. 25, for Mass of Christian Burial in Blessed Sacrament Church. Interment, Notre Dame Cemetery.


Passed away at Sandfield Place Nursing Home on Wednesday, August 20, 2008. Mrs. Evelyn (Poirier) Mcnaughton of Cornwall, Ontario, age 83 years. Wife of the late John McNaughton. Dear mother of Archie McNaughton (Viola) of R.R. #2 Apple Hill, Ontario and Jean Viau of Cornwall. Loving grandmother of John, David, Kenneth, Laura, Scott and Glen and great-grandmother of Melissa Kosowan, Joshua, Sydney, MacKenzie, Sarah and Sophia Viau. Predeceased by one granddaughter, Sherry. Dear daughter of the late John Poirier and the late Alphonsine (Ménard) Poirier. Rested at Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, West Branch, Cornwall. Funeral on Aug. 23, for Service in the Memorial Chapel of the Funeral Home, followed by Cremation.

BALOGH – Lisette (née DeSerres)

Passed away on Tuesday, August 19, 2008 in Cornwall, Ontario, age 73 years. Dear mother of Daniel DeSerres (Brenda) of Portage La Prairie, Quebec, Thaddée Laporte (Dan) of Kingston, Ontario, Marie-Rita Balogh (Derrick) of Cornwall and Suzanne Dupuis of Ottawa, Ontario. Dear sister of Gerald DeSerres (Suzanne) of U.S.A. and Ghislaine Poirier of Cornwall. Survived by four grandchildren, Kevin, Lisa, Katie and Lindsey and six great-grandchildren. Dear daughter of the late Zepherin DeSerres and the late Ivette Croteau. Predeceased by two brothers, Jean-Marc and André DeSerres and two sisters, Monique Audet (Vic) and Nicole Quenneville. Cremation in South Branch Crematorium, Cornwall. A Memorial Service was held in the Chapel of Boulerice Funeral Home Ltd. Cornwall, on Aug. 23.

POIRIER – Rev. Father Raoul

Passed away at St. Joseph’s Continuing Care Centre on Tuesday, August 19, 2008. Rev. Father (Colonel) Raoul Poirier, former R.C.A.F. Chaplain, formerly of Manoir McConell Manor, age 93 years. Beloved son of the late Pierre Poirier and the late Regina (Querry) Poirier. Dear brother of Jeanne P. Lachance of Québec City, Québec. Predeceased by one sister, Rita P. Gauthier and by one brother, Marcel Poirier. Funeral on Aug. 23 for Mass of Christian Burial in Nativity Co-Cathedral. Interment in New Richmond, Québec. Funeral arrangements under the care and direction of Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, East Branch.

ST. PIERRE – Andre Joseph George

Passed away at the Cornwall Community Hospital on Tuesday, August 19, 2008, age 56 years. He leaves his loving wife Robin (McTavish) St. Pierre. Dear son of Germaine (Duplantie) and the late Maurice St. Pierre. Funeral Mass on Aug. 22 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, followed by Cremation. Rite of Committal, Notre Dame Cemetery at a later date.

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