Kingston

 

Dion ShirleyDION, Shirley Ruth (Severson) - Passed away peacefully at the Brockville General Hospital, Charles Street Site on Friday, February 24, 2017. Shirley Ruth (Severson) Dion, at the age of 78 years.

Survived by her children, Terry Zufelt, Bob (Tammy) Dillabough and Tom (Carla) Dillabough. Dearly missed by her brother Mickey Severson. Fondly remembered by her two grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her parents, Verna Severson and John Severson, and a number of brothers and sisters.

 

KIRKPATRICK, Elva May - Peacefully at Trillium Ridge on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at the age of 92.

She is predeceased by her husband Emerson Kirkpatrick in 1980, Parents Albert and Violet Turner. She is survived by her sister June Goodwin of Brockville.

 

WHITE, Elizabeth - Peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at the age of 80.

She is survived by her loving husband Ronald of 60 years. Loving mother to Cindy (Adam) and Brian. Cherished Nana to Jenni and Jared.

Dear sister Rosie, Mary and Johnny (Yogi). Survived by nieces and nephews.

Retired school bus driver with Stock Bus Lines in Kingston (Laidlaw).

 

CURTIS, Dennis Joseph - Dennis Curtis passed away at St. Mary's of the Lake Hospital on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at the age of 85.

Predeceased by his wife Mavis, best friend and lover of 60 years, sons and fishing buddies Stephen (Jayne), David (Doris, Craig and Kevin), and dear grand-daughter Amy (Andrew), and great-grandchildren Oliver and Peyton.

One of Dennis' favourite sayings was "If I had known I was going to live this long, I would have taken better care of myself!' Well, he had a pretty good run in spite of that!

 

McKeown MonicaMcKEOWN, Monica Cecelia (Dillon) - Peacefully, at the John M. Parrott Centre in Napanee, on Wednesday, February 22, 2017. Monica Cecelia McKeown, formerly of Enterprise, at age 91.

Beloved wife of the late Gerald McKeown and dear mother of Lillian Richmond (Vaughn) of Tamworth. Grandmother of James (Taralynn); Matthew (Kristen) and Andrew Richmond (Melissa) and G.G. of Julianna and Elizabeth.

Predeceased by her parents John and Lillian Dillon and her siblings Vincent Dillon; Bessie Hopkins (Stafford); Marguerite Barrett (Bill); Marion Finn (John); Emmett Dillon (Mary); Jack Dillon (Camilla); Pauline Hinch (George) and Zita Fisher (Jim).

 

Nash TinaNASH, Ernestine 'Tina' - (1935 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital with her loving family by her side on February 22, 2017.

Tina, was predeceased by her beloved husband Bob Nash, and by her daughter Brenda. Loving mama of Judy Doggett (the late Gary), Brian Nash, Barbara Nash, Carol Marks (Lorne), Carl Nash and Michelle Nash-Davenport (Mike).

Cherished nanny of Bryan, Randy, Shaun, Tina, Steven, Hailey, Kaitlyn, Chelsea, Brittany (Dusty), Krista and Cassie and GG of 11 great grandchildren. Tina was also predeceased by her cherished furbaby Chia.

 

MITCHELL, Muriel - (April 11, 1933 - February 22, 2017) - 

Muriel passed away peacefully at the Pine Meadow Nursing Home in Northbrook on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 in her 84th year.

Predeceased by her husband James Mitchell.

Dear mother of Wendy (Kevin) Gibson, Cindy Mitchell, Jamie Mitchell, Doug (Barb) Mitchell, Tammy Mitchell and Steve (Regina) Mitchell. Pre-deceased by her daughter Sandra Konto. Grandma will always be cherished by her many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

 

Johnston RobertJOHNSTON, Robert 'Bob' 'Scotty' - (Retired Queen’s University) - Peacefully passed away at Extendicare on Wednesday February 22, 2017, at the age of 87.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Margaret. Cherished father of David, Ian (Debbie) and Anne Coburn (Mark). Much loved Papa of Jamie (Chris), Jeff (Kerri) and Kevin (Bianca).

Brother of Peg Allan and Letty McMurray (Bob). Brother in law of Ruth Wilson, Muriel Wilson and Maisie Sloan. Predeceased by his infant son, brothers John “Jack” Wilson and Peter Wilson Jr., his mother Agnes Wilson and stepfather Peter Wilson Sr., his brothers in law Bill Allan and Robert Sloan.  Also Nephew Bobby Wood.

 

Reid JoyceREID, Joyce Margaret - Peacefully at Rideaucrest Home on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at the age of 77.

Predeceased by her parents Leonard and Margaret Reid, brothers Jack, William, Frank, sisters Dolores and Sandra.

Joyce is survived by her best friend Sharon (the late John) Compeau, sons Jon (Marcie), Scott and his sons Ethan and Jase Compeau. Survived by her sister-in-law Ann and husband Larry Corrigan. Survived by nieces and nephews; Laurie, John, Kim, Debbie, Len, Steve and Leigh.

 

Hildebrandt HelmutHILDEBRANDT, Helmut - Entered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital Garden Street Site on Tuesday February 21, 2017 aged 78 years.

Beloved husband of Bessie (Wescome) Hildebrandt. Dear father of Bonnie Primeau (Mark), Herb (Sherry), Bernice, Henry (Pam), Bev MacKay (Mel), Helmut Jr. (Leanne), Hugh (Michelle) and Brenda Hildebrandt–Porter (Neil).

Loving papa to 13 grandchildren and 4 great grandsons. Helmut is survived by his special niece Heidi Bedor (Brian).

 

Stevens EvaSTEVENS, Eva Verina (Clyde) - Peacefully passed away at home on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at age 90.

Predeceased by her husbands Arthur Constable and Silas Stevens.

Loving mother of Wayne Constable (Irene), Linda Hudson (the late Ted), Cheryle Allen (Charles), Laurie Rose, Delbert Stevens (Barb), the late Terry Stevens (Lyn), Lawrence Stevens, Wayne Stevens (Carolyn) and Bruce Stevens (Wilma). She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. 

 

Gordon BobGORDON, Robert Dixon 'Bob', B.Sc. and M.Sc. (McMaster University), Ph.D. (University College London, England) -

(1936 - 2017) - Robert (Bob) Gordon died peacefully at St. Mary’s of the Lake Hospital in Kingston on February 20, 2017, in his 81st year.

Cherished partner and soul-mate for 40 years of Juliet Milsome, and devoted father to Christopher (Albert) and Sian (Gord), and grandpa to Summer Figueroa. He is also survived by his ex-wife Diane Gordon.

A popular professor in the Department of Chemistry at Queen’s University for 30 years followed by 20 years of active retirement, Bob was involved in a wide variety of volunteer activities.

 

TOLLS, Glenn Herbert - (August 25, 1940 - February 20, 2017) - Peacefully entering into God’s green pasture, Glenn passed away at St. Mary’s of the Lake Hospital in his 77th year.

His beloved wife Nancy (nee Babcock) of almost 55 years was by his side. Predeceased by his parents Herbert and Jean Tolls.

Dear father and best friend to Brian and a loving father-in-law to Brian’s wife Kimberley. Extremely proud and supportive Grandpa to Raymond (Jennifer), Victoria, and Colin (girlfriend Brianna). Brother-in-law to Terry Babcock (Liz) and the late Stephen Babcock (Wanda). Special nephew of, Isabelle Morey and Gwen Cordukes.

 

ZINN, Gordon Alan  -  Went to be with Our Lord, Monday, February 20, 2017 at age 91.

Beloved father of Elizabeth, Alan and George (Lisa).

Grandfather of Sarah (Mike), Trudy (James), John (Niki), Isabel (Mike) and Elisa (Colin), great- grandfather to Ethan, Grace, Oliver, Roland, Madeline, Gabriella and Harrison.

 

McCall DavidMcCALL, David Ralph - (March 16, 1937 - February 20, 2017) - It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of David Ralph McCall, loving husband of Karen for over 57 years.

Dear father of Lori (Rob Vanderlinden) and Richard (Sharon Snook). Loved grandfather of Mat (Amy Vandertoorn) and Jenna (Brandon Ramier) and his granddogs Lady and Roscoe.

Dave was born in Midland and joined the RCAF in 1957 and spent 28 years in the service. Dave played hockey while stationed overseas & continued his love of the sport, enjoying many Sens games in Ottawa. In 1995 Dave and Karen moved to their cottage home on Lake Kashwakawak where he enjoyed happy hours on the lake.

 

Osborne SidneyOSBORNE, Sidney Harris - Passed away peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital on Monday, February 20th, 2017 in his 90th year.

Beloved husband of Doreen (Hodgson) and the late Thelma Osborne. Devoted father of Lynn (Osborne-Way), Robyn (Doug Huras) and Bayne; proud grandfather of Erin Way.

Survived by Doreen’s children Angela (Ron Mudd) and Bruce Hodgson. Sid will be greatly missed by his family in Nova Scotia. 

 

Geertsma EbelGEERTSEMA, Ebel - Peacefully passed away on Monday February 20, 2017 at age 89.

Beloved husband of 66 years to Elizabeth. Loving father of Jan (MaryAnn), Peter (Grace), Gwenda (Laurisse Huijer), Patricia, Mark (Tanya). He was the proud grandfather of his 16 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.

He will be sadly missed by his extended family.

 

Earl DustinEARL, Dustin James - Suddenly at his home in Napanee on Monday, February 20, 2017 in his 29th year.

Beloved son of Jo-Ann MacLean (Kevin) of Napanee, and Shawn Earl (Shannon) of Brockville. Best friend and brother of Taylor of Napanee, Adrianna MacLean of Napanee and step brother of Calvin Brown of Brockville.

Grandson of Duane Earl of Brockville; and the late Diane Earl and the late Jean and James Towe.

Fondly remembered by Barton & Barb MacLean; his many aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and his canine friends Zeus and Cronus.

 

McAllister WayneMcALLISTER, Wayne Anthony - (June 10, 1956 - February 20, 2017) - Peacefully, at the Kingston General Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by his family.

Dear father of Carrick (Tara) of Kingston, and Anthony (Florence) of Toronto. Cherished grandfather to Zachary.

Beloved son of the late James and Julia (nee Greenwood) McAllister. Wayne will live on in the hearts of his sisters and brothers; Leon (Michiele) of Calgary, Janet Martin (Albert) of Wolfe Island, Elaine Janzer (James) of Wolfe Island, Rob (Kathyrn) of Kingston, Karl (Joanne) of Glenburnie, and Joseph (Catherine) of Kingston. Predeceased by his sister and brother; Marion Tuttle and James (Mickey) McAllister.

 

BROWN, Betty - (February 5, 1943 - February 19, 2017) - Peacefully, at the Lennox & Addington General Hospital in Napanee on Sunday, February 19, 2017.

Loving wife of 45 years to Gene Brown of Cloyne. Dear mother of Julie Brown (Dwayne Torrens) of Orono and Douglas Brown of Cloyne. Grandma will always be cherished in the hearts of her grandchildren Quentin & Kaylie Brown.

Betty will be sadly missed by her brother Gary (Debbie) Lessard of Kingston. Fondly remembered by her extended family and many friends.

 

Winter EvelynWINTER, Evelyn Alice Anna Margaret (nee McQuade) - Passed away with family by her side, at the Brockville General Hospital on Sunday February 19, 2017. Evelyn Alice Anna Margaret Winter (nee McQuade) of Athens, formerly of Brockville, aged 92 years.

Loving mother to Lynn Morrison of Athens and Marion Roden (James ) of Newcastle. Proud grandmother of Vicki-Lynn Leith (Graham) of Houston, Texas. Evelyn is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents Alfred and Lillian (Knott) McQuade and siblings Lilian Capes and Herbert McQuade.

 

KELLY, Dorothy Edith (Beavis) - Peacefully at Extendicare, on Sunday, February 19, 2017, in her 81st year.

Predeceased by her parents, Harold and Lydia Beavis, and her sister, Jean Metcalfe (Victor). Loving sister of Chuck Beavis (Betty), George Beavis (Judy) and Eileen Nador (John). Special aunt to many nieces and nephews.

 

Vandervalk LeoVANDERVALK, Leonardus Gerardus 'Leo' - Passed away at the Brockville General Hospital, Garden Street Site on Sunday, February 19, 2017 with his loving family by his side. Leonardus Gerardus (Leo) Vandervalk, at the age of 83 years.

Beloved husband of Joanne (nee VanLier) and dear father of Leon (Sandra) Vandervalk, Anita Ostrander (Steve) and Michelle Vandervalk (Brian).

Fondly remembered by his grandchildren Allison Chamberlin (Josh), William Vandervalk, Corrie and Josh Ostrander.

 

Offord DonOFFORD, Donald Elwood 'Don'  - Passed away peacefully, at the L&A County General Hospital, on February 18, 2017 in his 72nd year, after a brief battle with cancer. Donald Elwood Offord of Napanee.

He was the son of Marion & the late Gordon Offord. Survived by his partner, Cathy Warner, his daughter Melissa (Gilbert) and his sister Pauline Berchervaise (late John), late Paula and brother Dale.

 

Burke ThomasBURKE, Thomas Douglas - (Royal Canadian Navy) (Corrections Canada) (Royal Canadian Legion - Past President Br 631) -

Peacefully at Kingston General Hospital on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at age of 83.

Predeceased by his wife Shirley Marie (Pitt), parents Thomas and Marjorie Burke. Father of Robin (Sudbury, ON) and Brian and his wife France (Kelowna, B.C.). Grandfather of Thomas, Nathan, Kristopher, Colin and Paige.

 

Farr MargaretFARR, Margaret Florence (nee Innes) - (December 21, 1913 – February 18, 2017) - After 103 full years “the phoenix” has flown. Margaret slipped away peacefully with Maureen beside her at Rideaucrest Home in Kingston.

Margaret will be dearly missed by daughter Maureen Farr-Eagan, son-in-law, Bob Hotrum, grandson, David Eagan, great grandson, Xylo Eagan-MacKinnon, step grand-daughters, Erin Hotrum & Amanda Hotrum (Charles Pullen), step great grandchildren, Effie & Izzy, nieces Anne McLaughlin & Heather Frost and many friends.

Born in Moose Jaw, Sask., Margaret was the only child of James and Florence Innes (nee Masters). Margaret loved her job as a secretary in the Regina Legislature. In 1939, she married William Farr (1915-1992), who became a Sears executive. Her dear son, Murray Farr (1942-1992) had an exciting life as an impresario.