Monday, January 4, 2010


Peacefully at the Ottawa Civic Hospital early on Saturday Dec 26th, 2009 aged 75 years. She leaves behind her loving husband of 54 years, Peter and three sons, Martin, (Laura) of Ottawa, Andrew (Linda) of Ajax and Tim (Hellen) of Toronto. Grandy as she was known to her grand children will be sorely missed by Cody, Devon, Logan, Courtney, Becky, Cameron, Keeley and Jacob. Beloved sister to Keith (Myra) Australia, Barry (Liz) England, Philip (Bronwen) England and Sandy Ogden, England. Predeceased by her loving parents, Roy and Marie Males of England. Also missed dearly by her loving dog ‘Maggie’. Born in England, Betty came to Canada in 1967 and although trained in secretarial work found the opportunity to study nursing and fulfill her ambition of helping others as a Nurses Aid, a position she held until her retirement. A celebration of Betty’s life will take place Sunday, January 10th, 2010 at 2:00 pm at McARTHUR BROS. and MACNEIL FUNERAL HOME and Chapel, 428 Second Street East, Cornwall, 613-932-6300. Family will receive friends from 12:30 pm until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers memorial donations would be appreciated by the family to the SD&G Branch of the OSPCA.


Surrounded by her family at home Thursday, December 31, 2009 on her 80th birthday. Bertha Theresa Sullivan (nee O’Connor) of Finch. Beloved wife of Thomas Sullivan. Loved mother of Gerry (Kathy) of Ottawa, Marian Parenteau (Harvey) of Alberta, Cathy Wert (Mike) of Saskatchewan, Steve (Lisa) of Dunnville, Ontario, Dennis (Tammy) of Finch, Pat (Sam), Liam (Chrissy) all of Vancouver, Shona Sullivan of Ottawa and Susie McLean of Ottawa. Dear sister of Hilda Sullivan of Stittsville, Linus O’Connor (Helen) of Ottawa, Rita O’Connor of Gatineau, Gus O’Connor and Elmer O’Connor both of Ottawa. Sadly missed by her 19 grandchildren. Precedeased by her parents William and Sarah (Daley) O’Connor and 2 brothers Eddie and Orville. Visitation will be held at the Brownlee Funeral Home 18 Front Street, Finch on Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. (Mass of Christian Bural will be celebrated in St. Bernard’s Roman Catholic Church, Finch on Tuesday, January 5, 2010 at 10 a.m.) Rite of Committal to follow at St. Martin’s Cemetery in Martindale, Quebec. As expressions of sympathy, memoral donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Pro-Life would be appreciated by the family.

WARNER, Stuart Milroy

January 1st, 1922 – January 1st, 2010, Peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on January 1st, 2010 in his 89th year. Stuart was the beloved husband of Shirley Margaret (nee Sheets) for 64 years. Sadly missed by his children Robert (Beverley), Elizabeth (Donald) Moxley, Ronald (Lise) and Barbara (Guy) Currier, his seven grandchildren, Heather (Tony) Johnson, Ted, Ginny, Adam (Sue Boisvenue), Tobin, Peter, and Nathaniel, two great-grandchildren, Stuart and Thomas, and by brother-in-law Bill (Vivian) Sheets, sister-in-law Lois (Earl) Markell, and many nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. Predeceased by his parents Arthur and Lela (nee Milroy) and his four brothers Roy (the late Jean), Gordon, Lloyd (the late Margaret), and Clifford (the late Ollie), and sister-in-law Betty (the late Ralph) Terriah. Stuart worked at CIL and Cornwall Chemicals for 32 years. The family wishes to express their gratitude to Dr. Mary Smar for the tremendous care that Stuart received over the last few years. Visitation will be held at the Brownlee Funeral Home, MacDougall Chapel and Reception Centre, 14815 County Rd. 2, Ingleside, ON, (613-537-8376) on Monday, January 4, 2010 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., and on Tuesday, January 5 from 10 to 10:45 a.m. A Service in celebration of Mr. Stuart Warner’s Life will be held in the Chapel of the Funearl Home on Tuesday, January 5 at 11 a.m. Reverend Ruth Draffin officiating. An interment will take place in the spring at St. Lawrence Valley Cemetery, Long Sault. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the St. John’s Building Fund, or the Ottawa Heart Institute would be appreciated by the family.


At the Cornwall Community Hospital, McConnell Site on Friday, January 1, 2010. Israel Joseph Lanoue (retired employee of St. Lawrence Insulation for 35 years) of Cornwall; age 79 years. Beloved husband for 60 years of Amelia (Watters) Lanoue. Loving father of Israel Philip Lanoue Jr. (Marie) of Ottawa, ON, Patsy Gibbons (Geoff) of Abbotsford, B.C., Julie Parish (John) of Lansdowne, ON and Perry Lalonde (Gay) of Ashton, ON. Cherished grandfather of Tammy (Alain), Lisa (Tom), Christopher, Trevor, Casey and Courtney and great-grandfather of Alisha, Emily, Abby, Nick, Justin, Broke, Lily, Justin, Alysa. Beloved son of the late Louis Lanoue and the late Rose Anne (Labelle) Lanoue. Dear brother of Florian Lanoue (Loretta) of Cornwall. Predeceased by two brothers, Albert and Louis Lanoue and by two sisters, Mary Locker and Rita Lascelle. Friends will be received at the M. John Sullivan Funeral Home 341 Pitt Street (across from City Hall), Cornwall on Monday, January 4, 2010 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Monday and from 11 a.m. until time of Funeral on Tuesday. Funeral Tuesday, January 5, 2010 for Mass of Christian Bural in St. Columban’s Church at 2 p.m. followed by cremation. As expressions of sympathy Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, Heart and Stroke Foundation or Kidney Dialysis Unit would be appreciated by the family.


Peacefully at the Ottawa Civic Hospital on Thursday, December 31, 2009, Helen Charleton (nee Warring) of Morrisburg. Beloved wife of the late Arnold “Chuck” Charleton. Dear mother of Andrew (Michiko Yoshimori) of North Vancouver, B.C. and Sara (Vlad Nikolic) of Cambridge. Survived by grandchildren Callista and MacKenzie of North Vancouver, B.C. and Joshua and Kai of Cambridge. Also survived by 13 nieces and nephews and their families. The family expresses its appreciation for the care given to Helen by Dr. J. O’Neil and staff on A-2 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital. A Memorial Service will be held at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home, Williamsburg (613-535-2339), on Wednesday, January 6, 2010 at 2 p.m. Donations to the charity of your choice would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.


Passed away at the Glen-Stor-Dun Lodge in Cornwall Ontario on Thursday, December 31, 2009. Age 60 years formerly of Champlain Drive, Cornwall. Beloved husband of Maureen Chabot (nee Lefebvre). Dear father of Julie Budz (Williams “Bill”) and Dominique Payment (Cory) both of Cornwall. Dear brother of Adrien (Jeannine) of Gatineau, Quebec, Yollande Massia (Leonard) of Long Sault, Jacqueline (Rejean Mainville) of Cornwall, Marielle (Paul-Emile Garreau) and Pierrette Garreau both of Alexandria. Also survived by five grandchildren, Chelsea, Colton, Chloé, Connor and Kalem. Dear son of the late Benjamin Chabot and the late Gracia Rondeau. Predeceased by two brothers Lucien “Chap” (Shirley) and Gilles (Mary-Jane). Resting at the Boulerice Funeral Home Ltd., (613-932-5455) 218 Montreal Road, Cornwall Ontario on Sunday, January 3 from 2 p.m. Funeral services with mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, January 4, 2010 in St. Felix-de-Valois Church, Cornwall at 11 a.m. Followed by cremation. The family will be in attendance on Sunday, January 3 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday January 4 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. As expressions of sympathy, Memorial Donations to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Cornwall and District, the A.L.S. Society of Ontario or the Glen-Stor-Dun Lodge would be appreciated by the family.


Peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on December 30, 2009. Joan P. (nee Barton) of Williamstown; age 77 years. Beloved wife of Coleman MacDonald. Loving Mother of Greer Thornbury (Larry) of Kirkfield, Dawn Smits (David) of Summerstown Station, and Krista Mrzena (Dan) of Nepean. Cherished grandmother of Shawn, Bonnie, Colleen, Garret, Evan, Merina, Brandon. Predeceased by her parents, Sadie Clark and William Barton, her brother Keith (Vera), and her sisters Merle Bullock and Vivian Windsor. Dear Sister of Delbert (Jean), Everett (Louise), Marilyn Lasalle, Shirley Allen (Murray), Barbara MacGillivary, Bruce (Bobbie), and Gary (Jean). Fondly remembered by her extended family, and in particular her Sister-in-Law, Lynne MacDonald. She will be remembered by her many nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws, friends. Relatives and friends may call at the MUNRO & MORRIS FUNERAL HOMES Ltd., 46 Oak Street, Lancaster (613) 347-3629 on Sunday, January 3, 2010 from 7 to 9 pm, Monday January 4, 2010 from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm, and on Tuesday from 9:30 am until 10:30 am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Church, Williamstown, on Tuesday, January 5, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in the Parish Cemetery. For those who wish, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, Friends of the Ruins, or Nor’Wester Loyalist Museum would be appreciated by the family. As a Memorial to Joan a tree will be planted in Memory Woods. A tree grows-memories live.


Mr. George Lalonde peacefully at Hospice Cornwall on Wednesday December 30, 2009 at the age of 74 years. Loving father of Alain Lalonde (Manon), Mississauga, ON; Carol Lalonde of Gatineau, QC and the late Michel Lalonde. Cherished grandfather of Justin, Karine, Francis and Eric Lalonde. Loved son of the late Romeo and Donalda (Bouchard) Lalonde. Dear brother of Claudette Ledoux (Late Marcel) and Monique LeBrun (Robert) both of Cornwall, ON and the late Donald “Doc” Lalonde. To honour George’s wishes, there will be no visitation. Cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held at a later date. Rite of Committal at a later date in Notre Dame Cemetery, Cornwall. If so desired, memorial donations in his memory to Hospice Cornwall would be appreciated by family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home, 822 Pitt Street, Cornwall.

PERKINS, Shirley (Née Vranckx) Peacefully with her family by her side after a short and courageous battle with cancer on Thursday December 31, 2009 at the age of 75 years. Survived by her loving husband of 51 years Lyndol (Lyn). Beloved mother of Judy (Greg Milley), Joanne (Philip Varnas), and Lori (Tony Pompeo). Cherished Grandma to Kyle, Kirk, and Scott Milley, and Nicholas, Lisa, and Kyra Pompeo. Dear sister of Rita McEwen, Norma Valois, Bev Shore, Earl Vranckx (Stella), Allen Vranckx (Linda). Predeceased by her parents Bruno and Georgina (Skeith) Vranckx, and her brother Bruno Vranckx Jr. Born in Montreal, Shirley and Lyn resided in Roxboro where they raised their family. In 1996 they moved to Cornwall where they enjoyed the many amenities of a smaller community. Shirley was an avid golfer, curler and bridge player and over the years enjoyed many winters in Florida where she met up with many friends both old and new. The family would like to express their sincere gratitude for the care Shirley received from her medical staff at the Oncology and Hematology Department at the Ottawa Hospital, as well as the special considerations offered by Scott and Louise McEwen. Resting at the Wilson Funeral Home 822 Pitt Street, Cornwall where visitation will be held on Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM, and Wednesday from 9:00- 10:15 AM. The Mass of the Resurrection with Commendation and Farewell will be celebrated in St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church 2900 Second Street, East on Wednesday January 6, 2010 at 11:00 AM. Cremation to follow. If so desired contributions in her memory to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

MARION, Germaine

At her residence on Wednesday, December 30, 2009. Germaine Marion of Cornwall; at the age of 96 years. Beloved wife of the late Aime Marion. Loving mother of Renald Marion (Nicole) of London, ON, Hubert Marion of Montreal, PQ, Lise Marion (Reid Robert) of Cornwall, Yvette Marion (Fernand Filion) of Gatineau, PQ and Jeannine Marion (James Barber) of Montreal, PQ. Cherished grandmother of 9 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Beloved daughter of the late D’Isaie Marion and the late Lea Lafleche. Dear sister of Reginald Marion (Blanche) of Cornwall, and Desanges Marion of Marionville. Predeceased by brothers, Edgar, Henri, Dollard, and Lucien Marion and by sisters, Jacqueline, Flore, and Irene. Cremation. Funeral arrangements under the care and direction of Lahaie and Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, East Branch, 614 First Street East (613-933-2841). A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday January 30, 2010 at Ste-Croix Church at 10:00 a.m. As expressions of sympathy, Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated by the family.

ATKINSON, Veronica

At the Cornwall Community Hospital – McConnell Site on Friday, January 1, 2010. Veronica (Jodoin) Atkinson of Cornwall ; age 57 years. Beloved wife for 26 years of Brian Atkinson. Loving mother of Tracy Gearing (Dwayne) of Brantford, ON, Jennifer Atkinson, Chantal Atkinson and James Atkinson all of Cornwall. Cherished grandmother of Melody, Hunter, Elizabelle and Ethan. Beloved daughter of the late Isidore Jodoin and the late Catherine (Savard) Jodoin. Dear sister of Rudolph “Rudy” Jodoin (Joanne) of Cornwall, Catherine Brown (late Andy) of Toronto, Maurice “Moe” Jodoin (Paula) of Port Coquitlam, BC and Richard Jodoin (Pauline) of Kingston, ON. Predeceased by three brothers, Raymond, Rolland and Robert Jodoin. Dear sister-in-law of Josie Jodoin and Nicole Jodoin both of Cornwall. Resting at Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, East Branch, 614 First Street East (613-933-2841) from 2 p.m Wednesday. Funeral Thursday, January 7, 2010 for Service in the Memorial Chapel of the Funeral Home at 2 p.m. followed by cremation. The family will be in attendance from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Wednesday and from 12 noon until the time of the Funeral on Thursday. As expressions of sympathy Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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