At the St. Joseph’s Villa Continuing Care on Saturday, December 26, 2009. Barbara Ann (Villeneuve) Tooley, formerly of 24 Augustus Street; age 61 years. Beloved wife of the late Sidney Tooley. Predeceased by one infant son. Dear daughter of the late Wilfred Villeneuve and the late Alice (McMartin) Villeneuve. Dear sister of Marion Charron (late Leo), Vivian Bergeron (late Orval) and Darleen Belanger (late Don) all of Cornwall. Predeceased by five brothers Charles, William, Leo, James and Gerry Villeneuve. Resting at the Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, West Branch, 20 Seventh Street West (613-932-8482) The Family will be in attendance from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday and from 9 a.m. until time of Funeral on Tuesday. Funeral Tuesday December 29, 2009 for Mass of Christian Burial in St. Columban’s Church at 11 a.m. Spring interment St. Lawrence Valley Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, Memorial Donations to the Muscular Dystrophy Association or the St. Joseph’s Contiuing Care would be appreciated by the family.
Peacefully surrounded by his loving wife and children at the Cornwall Coomunity Hospital, McConnell Site on Wednesday, December 23, 2009. Romuald Henri Gravel of Cornwall; age 92 years. Beloved husband for 70 years of Bernadette (Balthazar) Gravel. Loving father of Pauline Gravel (Jean Jacques) of Trois-Rivières, QC, Madeleine Gravel (Pierre Marcoux) of St.Césaire, QC, Denis Gravel (Solange Breton) of Hemmingford, QC, Lise Gravel (Jean-Guy Rainville) of Marieville, QC, André Gravel (Diane Legault) of St. Andrews West, ON and Sylvie Gravel (Denis Dessureault) of Val-Des-Monts, QC. Cherished grandfather of 16 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Beloved son of the late Alcide Gravel and the late Rose Alma Rousseau. Dear brother of Felicien Gravel (Doris) of Cowansville, QC, Marie-Ange Gravel (Pierre Bisaillon) and Gracia Gravel both of Grandby, QC. Romuald will be sadly missed by many brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law. Predeceased by four brothers, Bernadin, Adelard, Gerard at Paul-Emile Gravel and by one sister, Aline Gravel-Joliecoeur.Resting at Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, West Branch, 20 Seventh Street West (613-932-8482). The family will be in attendance from 2 p.m to 5 p.m and 7 p.m to 10 p.m on Sunday and from 9 a.m until the time of Funeral on Monday. Funeral Monday, December 28, 2009 for Mass of Christian Burial in Ste-Thérèse-de-Lisieux Church at 11 a.m followed by cremation. As expressions of sympathy Memorial Donations to the Janet McDonnell Pavilion- Palliative Care Unit would be appreciated by the family.
At the Cornwall Community Hospital, McConnell Site, on Monday, December 28, 2009. Theresa Louise (Peters) Sunday of Snye, Quebec; age 88 years. Beloved wife of the late Mitchell Sunday. Dear mother of Clifford Sunday (Caroline) of Snye, Quebec. Predeceased by one daughter, Lois Ann Benedict. Dear grandmother of Tira (Mike), Tracy and great-grandmother of Johl and Jacob. Dear daughter of the late Mitchell Peters and the late Agatha (Mitchell) Peters. Dear sister of Richard Peters (late Ella) and Verna Loran (late Bernard Sr.), both of Akwesasne, Yew York. Predeceased by one brother, Morris Peters, and by two sisters, Katherine Leaf and Elizabeth (Betty) Laughing. Resting at Kateri Hall, Hogansburg, New York from 7 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral Thursday, December 31, 2009 for Mass of Christian Burial in St. Regis Church, St. Regis at 2 p.m. Spring interment in St. Lawrence Cemetery, St. Regis. Funeral arrangements under the care and direction of Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, West Branch, 20 Seventh Street West (613-932-8482). Messaes of condolences may be left at www.lahaiesullivan.com
Mr. Ted “Pete” Petry at the Cornwall Community Hospital, McConnell Site on Friday, December 25, 2009 at the age of 89 years. Predeceased by his loving wife Rhea in 2008. Proud father of Bob (Karen Wooding) of Cornwall, and Denis of Cantley, Quebec. “Papere” to five grandchildren, Rachel (Rick Smith), Christopher (Christina), Rob, Dale (Julie), Brent (Tracy); and three great grandchildren, Emily, Laura Mae, and Hailey. Beloved son of the late Anthime and Gertrude (Belanger) Petry. Predeceased by two brothers Gedeon and Anthime, and two sisters Victoria Prud’Homme and Evelyn Poirier. To honour Ted’s wishes a private funeral service will be held at a later date. If so desired contributions in his memory to the Cornwall Community Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements under the care and direction of Wilson Funeral Home 822 Pitt Street, Cornwall.
MORIN, TINA (SCHIPILOW)
At Hospice Cornwall-Carefor on Saturday, December 26, 2009. She was 52. She leaves her loving husband of 29 years, Allan Morin. Beloved daughter of Olga (Hindelang) Schipilow and the late Wassilij Schipilow. Dear sister of Alexander (Debbie), Katherin (Norm), Lorie (Kevin), Marika and Philip Schipilow. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at Harvest Christian Fellowship, 847 York Street on Wednesday, from 9:30 a.m. until service at 11 a.m., followed by cremation. Committal in the spring. As expression of sympathy, memorial donations to Hospice Cornwall-Carefor or the Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
CONDIE, WILLIAM (BUDDY)
Peacefully at the Glengarry Memorial Hospital, Alexandria, on Thursday, December 24, 2009. William (Buddy) Condie of Lancaster; age 78 years. Beloved husband of Anne Condie (nee Black). Loving father of Laurie Filion (Jacques Lajoie) of Alexandria and Brenda Koggel (Lucian). Cherished grandfather of Riley and Keegan Filion, Senna and Aiden Koggel. Dear brother of Christena (Tena) Bergland (late Les) of Penticton, B.C., Mac Condie (Madge) of Lancaster, Eleanor Hale (Bob) of Midland, ON and Heather Prowse (Jim Gillissie) of Alexandria. Predeceased by his parents, Duncan Condie and Elsie Shaw, his brother, Ian Condie, sister, Violet “Vi” McKay (late Donald “Keith”), son-in-law, Brian Filion and brother-in-law, Donald Prowse. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends may call at the Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd., 46 Oak Street, Lancaster (613) 347-3629 on Monday, December 28, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 12 noon till 1:30 p.m. A celebration of Buddy’s life will be held at St. Andrew’s & Knox United Church, Bainsville on Tuesday, December 29, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. The Rev. Jacqueline Frioud, officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Glengarry Memorial Hospital Foundation or St. Andrew’s & Knox United Church would be appreciated by the family. As a memorial to Buddy, a tree will be planted in Memory Woods. A tree grows – memories live.
McCULLOCH, REYNALDA (RAE)
Peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family on Christmas Day 2009. Reynalda (Rae) Rita MacCulloch (nee Grant), Founder of MacCulloch School of Dancing, of R.R. #1 Martintown; age 85 years. Beloved wife of the late Alexander (Alex) MacCulloch. Loving mother of Heather Forbes (Jim) of Navan, Greg (Colleen) of Martintown, Jamie (Nicole) of Maxville, Deborah Wheeler (Paul) of St. Andrew’s and Lindsay (Rose) of Martintown. Cherished grandmother of Kendra (Chris), Trevor, Mike, Meaghan, Kaitlyn, Jennifer, Bradley, Carolyn, Kevin, William, Charles, Fraser, Angela, Morgan, Cali, Keilian, Aaron and great-grandmother of Dellarae. Predeceased by her parents, Donald Archibald Grant and Josephine St. Jacques, her sisters, Sybil Cameron, Sally MacCulloch, Frances MacCulloch and Lorraine Painchaud and by her brothers, Lawrence (Larry) Grant and Gerald (Gerry) Grant. She will be remembered by her many nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws, friends and former students. Relatives and friends may call at the Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd., 114 Main Street South, Alexandria (613) 525-2772 on Sunday, December 27, 2009 from 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday, December 28, 2009 from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Finnan’s Cathedral, Alexandria, on Tuesday, December 29, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow in the Cemetery of her home Parish, St. Raphael’s. For those who wish, memorial donation to the Glengarry Celtic Music Hall of Fame or the Glengarry Sports Hall of Fame would be appreciated by the family. As a memorial to Rae, a tree will be planted in Memory Woods. A tree grows – memories live.
At the Ottawa General Hospital on Wednesday, December 30, 2009. Annette Ménard (nee Séguin) of Alexandria; age 88 years. Beloved wife of the late Baptiste Ménard. Loving mother of Léo (Lilly) of Alexandria, Rolland (Francyne), Aurèle (Claire), and Denis all of Casselman, Maurice (Lise) of Alexandria, and Paul of Vankleek Hill. Predeceased by six brothers Romeo, Alcide (Alma of St. Albert), Lorenzo (Thérèse of Hawkesbury), Édouard, Raoul and Réal (Dorothy of Alexandria), and by three sisters Marie-Ange Castonguay, Blanche Séguin and Elauria Seguin. Dear daughter of the late Adrien Séguin and the late Anna Théoret. Also survived by 9 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Relatives and friends may call at the Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd., 114 Main St. South (613-525-2772) on Sunday, January 3, 2010 from 2-5 pm and 7-10 pm and on Monday from 9:30 am until 10:30 am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Église Sacré-Coeur on Monday January 4, 2010 at 11 am. Interment will follow in St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church Cemetery, Glen Robertson. As expressions of sympathy Memorial Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated by the family. As a Memorial to Annette a tree will be planted in Memory Woods. A tree grows-memories live.
RICHER, Anthony “Anthime”
on Tuesday, December 22, 2009, Anthony Richer; age 96 years. Loving husband of the late Antoinette Daprato. Dear father of Ronald Richer (Lucille Servais), Yvan Richer ( Annette McDonald), and Elaine Richer all of Cornwall. Beloved grandfather of 8 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Dear son of the late Raoul Richer and the late Matilda Sauve. Predeceased by five brothers, Napoleon, Leopold, Bruno, Rene, and Edmond Richer and by six sisters Stella Cuirrier, Annette Rose, Ida Lecompte, Rita Lacroix, Florida Richer, and Pat Monday. Funeral arrangements under the care and direction of Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, East Branch, 614 First Street East (613-933-2841). Funeral Service Saturday, January 9, 2010 at St Croix Church at 11:00 a.m. Cremation. As expressions of sympathy, Memorial Donations to the charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. Messages of condolences may be left at www.lahaiesullivan.com.
HARRINGTON, DOROTHY (MacGILLIVRAY)
Passed away peacefully at Versa Care with her loved ones by her side on December 28, 2009. Dorothy (MacGillivray) Harrington, in her 96th year. She was the last surviving member of her family. Predeceased by her husband Patrick Lawrence Harrington (1994). Born in South Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late Daniel and Janet (Christie) MacGillivray. Dorothy is survived by her loving daughter Janet Hedley (Chris), loving son Bordie (Susie) and loving daughter-in-law, Leah Harrington, five grandchildren, Tammy, Todd, Marla, Jessica, Alison and two great granchildren. She will be sadly missed by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by one son, Russ, six brothers, Lawrence, Fred, Murdie, John, Andrew and Borden and by one sister, Anne. Resting at McArthur Bros. & MacNeil Funeral Home, 428 Second Street East, 613-932-6300. Family will be in attendance on Wednesday, December 30, 2009 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. and Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until time of service. Funeral service will be held in the Chapel of the Funeral Home on Thursday, December 31, 2009 at 11 a.m. For those who wish to do so, donations in Dorothy’s memory to the charity of your choice would be appreceicated by the family.
HOLT, LILLIAN MILDRD LLOYD (nee PARSONS)
Passed away at the age of 78 at the Cornwall Community Hospital on Saturday, Decemer 26, 2009 of Carcinoid Cancer. Much loved wife and heroine of James Vernon Holt, adored daughter of the late Harvey and Daisy Parsons, sister-in-law to Barbara Brown (Edgar) and aunt to Linda and Carolyn; cousin to many in the Janes families. Lillian’s last five years were fraught with many medical tests, procedures and emergencies which she bore with great courage and dignity, not to mention humour. She is an inspiration to many. With profound gratitude to all the doctors and nurses in Cornwall, Ottawa and London who tried so hard and were so kind. May God give you the peace and rest you so richly deserve, Lillian, my love. A funeral service will be held on Monday, January 11, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. at the Mount Royal Funeral Complex, 1297 Chemin de la Foret, Outremont, Quebec. In Lillian’s memory, donations may be made to the Carcinoid Neuroendocrine Tumour Society (CNETS) Canada to help fight this rare and terrible disease. www.cnetscanada.org.