Kingston

 

Allore MaryALLORE, Mary Catherine (McDonald) - Entered into rest with family by her side at the Kingston General Hospital on Wednesday February 15th, 2017. Mary (McDonald) Allore of Lansdowne, aged 98.

Beloved wife of the late Charles Allore.

Loving mother of Paul Allore (Sandy), Janice Gray (Rick), Elaine Dorey (Jack), Shirley Thompson (Robert), Betty Bronson (Bob) and Carol Evans (the late Bryn). Cherished grandmother to 15 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

 

Bradford MonaBRADFORD, Mona Irene - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the Brockville General Hospital, Charles Street Site on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Mona Irene Bradford, at the age of 80 years.

Survived by her sons, Dale Joseph Rusland and Dean Charles Rusland. Also survived by a sister Mary Juteau and by a brother-in-law Larry Gainford.

Mona was predeceased by a son David E. Rusland and by her sisters Norma Davis, Dortha Gainford and by her parents Myrtle and Harry Bradford.

 

Bulhao EthanBULHAO, Ethan William - At the Kingston General Hospital on Wednesday February 15, 2017 in his 16th year.

Beloved son of Angela Prunner (Kelly) and Bill Bulhao (Shannon). Dearest brother of Dillon, Kari, Ryan, Taylor, Jacob and Colton.

Cherished Grandson of Guilherme and Fatima Bulhao, Henk Egbers (the late Karen), Madeline Smith (the late David). Dearly missed by his aunts and uncles: Christopher and Sue Bulhao, Tory Smith and Jennifer and Paul Gilmour. Truly missed by his many friends.

 

Cameron HughCAMERON, Hugh V. – On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 at his home in Verona, in his 80th year after a lengthy illness.

Survived by Joan (Peters), wife and partner of 53 years. Loving father of Brent (Jodi) Cameron of Godfrey, and Julie (John) Cowie of Kingston

Dear grandfather of Ethan Cameron, Sloane Cameron and Quinn Taylor. Lovingly remembered by his siblings, nephews and nieces.

 

Robinson Virginia GinnyROBINSON, Virginia Anne 'Ginny' (nee Versey) - Passed peacefully at St. Mary's of the Lake Hospital on February 15, 2017.

She is survived by the love of her life, Lloyd Babcock, and his daughter Tracey and her partner, Paul Brierley. She was cherished by her daughter Mandy Robinson and partner Terry King, as well as her daughter, Jodie Robinson and family, Bill Nywenning and the doting grandchildren, Brooklyn and Carter.

She will be sadly missed by her brother David Versey and his family, Christine and their daughters Crystal-Lily and Tara, as well as her brother-in-law Paul Babcock, his wife Michele and their children, Natasha, Nathaniel and Nick.

 

Strawbridge RogerSTRAWBRIDGE, Roger L. - (LCol (Retired) RCA/RCHA) - Passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, in Kingston, Ontario at the age of 84 years.

Born in Picton, Ontario on February 18, 1932. Roger is survived by his loving wife, of 64 years, Jean (nee Moore) and beloved son Brad Strawbridge and partner Amy Colebourne. Also sadly missed and remembered by numerous nieces and nephews.

Roger enjoyed a long career with the Royal Regiment of the Canadian Artillery and particular the 1st Regiment, Royal Canadian Horse Artillery. He took special pride in his overseas assignments in the United States, Pakistan and Cyprus and with his regiment in Germany. He also enjoyed his long association with Army Staff College in Kingston.

 

Osborne BillOSBORNE, Dr. William Archibald 'Bill' 'Doc' - (October 25, 1923 - February 14, 2017) -

Peacefully at Kingston General Hospital, with his family by his side, William A. Osborne, in his 94th year, succumbed to a brief illness.

Bill was predeceased by his beloved wife of over 60 years, Donna Jean (Cook) Osborne. Together they had three sons, John (Judy) Osborne, the late Allan (lifelong friend and partner, Kate Firstbrook) Osborne and Donald (Dianne) Osborne.

He was dearly loved by 11 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.

 

Niemann Karl HeinzNIEMANN, Karl-Heinz Walter - Longtime dedicated employee of Correctional Services of Canada. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 14, 2017.

Loving husband and best friend of JoAnn (Johnston). Loving father of Marcus and his wife Ashley Niemann; Nicole and her husband Scott Phillips. Adored Grandpa of Morgan and Hayden Phillips and adored Poppa of Annie and Ainslie Niemann.

He will be deeply missed by Guy and Maryann Severin, Roxann Wieber (the late Horst), Susann and Arthur Gauthier, Joe and Mary Johnston and John and Deanna Hood. He will also be deeply missed by several nieces and nephews.

 

Lakins MarionMacDONALD LAKINS, Marion Eileen - Peacefully with family by her side on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at the Kingston General Hospital. Marion her 88th year.

Beloved wife of the late Peter MacDonald and late Glen Lakins.

Loved and cherished mother of Janet Hines (Tom) Wolfe Island, Bill MacDonald (Rose) Eugenia, Joanne Sibbons, Judy Thompson (Bery) both of Alberta.

Grandma will live in the hearts of her grandchildren & great grandchildren Leah, Pete and Tim Hines, Mandy, Meaghan and Chris MacDonald, Jeff and Sarah Sibbons and their families. Predeceased by her grandson James Higgins.

 

FRETTS, Dorothy Beatrice (nee Radford) - Peacefully at the Extendicare Kingston on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 in her 94th year.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Ralph.

Loving mother of Mary Lou Sonneveld (John) of Bath, David Fretts (Willa) of Napanee, and Paul Fretts of Jasper Alberta. She will be missed by her grandchildren Greg, Gary, and Lori Sonneveld; Todd, Troy, Shawn, and Amy Fretts; and her many great grandchildren.

 

Walker AlanWALKER, Alan Donald - (1948 - 2017) - Peacefully, after a brief stay at Kingston General Hospital, on February 14, 2017.

Alan Walker, son of Muriel and (the late) Donald Walker, brother of (the late) David (Sharon) and Peter (Carol Kostashuk), uncle to Allison (Lee) Hartley.

Alan was a passionate and dedicated teacher who, in his 23-year career of elementary education, inspired so many and gave so much of himself to his vocation. Both his larger-than-life personality and active involvement in the Kingston community ensured that he touched the lives of many.

He was devoted to working with young people, and enriching their lives through education, sailing, and leadership. Alan believed that all youth should be able to learn with confidence, joy and imagination.

 

Wright JimWRIGHT, James 'Jim' Nelson, BGen (ret’d) - CD, QHDS, DDS, MScD, NDC, MRCD(C), FICD, FACD, FIADS -

(September 29, 1933 – February 14, 2017) - After a prolonged battle with cancer and surrounded by his devoted family, Dr. James N. Wright passed away at St. Mary’s of the Lake Hospital, Kingston on February 14, 2017.  He was 83 years old. 

Jim leaves behind the love of his life Eliane, his wife and partner of 57 years, his proud daughters Tamara (Tammy), Michele and Lisa, grandchildren Maxime and Jessica Lemay, sister Laney Saley, nephews Michael Saley (Maria) and Martin Duhamel (Susan) and niece Laurie MacKay(Craig).

He was predeceased by his parents James and Muriel Wright, brothers-in-law Denis Duhamel and Michael Saley and niece Teresa Saley. 

 

Shearer BeatriceSHEARER, Beatrice Ruth (Tanney) - Entered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital Garden Street Site on Monday February 13, 2017. Beatrice Ruth (Tanney) Shearer of Brockville, aged 94 years.

Beloved wife of the late Edward Shearer, dear mother of Tom Shearer (Denise) of Ottawa and Geri Byrnes (Gary) of Brockville. Beatrice will be sadly missed by her 7 grandchildren, her great grandchildren and her great great grandchildren.

She is also survived by her sister-in-law Helen Shearer of Campbellford and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents Garnet and Margaret (Dawson) Tanney, brothers Hugh Tanney, Bob Tanney and his wife Lila, her sister Jean Barnhardt and her husband Bill, her brother-in-law Edwin Shearer.

 

Barrio JoeBARRIO, Joseph Wayne 'Joe' - Peacefully with family by his side at the Kingston General Hospital on Monday February 13, 2017 in his 74th year.

Beloved husband and best friend of Susanne (nee Latta). Loving father of Heidi Barrio (Dave) of Kingston, Heather Barrio (Sean) of Mattawa and John Barrio (Anne) of Hill Island. Proud grandfather of Jhaina, Wesley, Emily, Alexandra and great-grandfather of Mason.

Dear brother of Norman, Dale, Gordon, Clarence, William, Allen, Marjorie and Margo. Joe is also survived by his mother-in-law Charlotte Latta, a sister-in-law Brenda Latta as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

 

Simkins LauraSIMKINS, Laura Gertrude Fern (nee Alkenbrack) - (December 25, 1919 - February 13, 2017) -

Laura, beloved wife of the late Vernon Simkins (Dec. 1979), passed away peacefully in her sleep at Providence Manor.

She was predeceased by her parents, Perry and Viola (nee McDonald) Alkenbrack and by her only brother Donald. Beloved mother of La Vern and Eric (Laurie) Simkins and grandmother of Vernon Simkins. Fondly remembered by several cousins, nieces and nephews.

Laura was an elementary school teacher with the Frontenac County Board of Education for 31 years.

 

DALGLEISH, Albina E. (nee Doncaster) - (1928 - 2017) - Peacefully at the Helen Henderson Care Centre in Amherstview on Monday, February 13, 2017, in her 89th year.

Beloved wife of 72 years to the late Gerwin Dalgleish. Loved mother of Keith (Debra) of Mississauga, Janice Klassen (Ron) of Calgary, Eric (Elizabeth) of Belleville and the late Robert Dalgleish.

Fondly remembered by her grandchildren, Christine, Sarah and Jason, great grandchildren, Dylan and Amelia and daughter-in-law Joyce Dalgleish. Survived by her sister Jean Calder of Ottawa.

 

van der Kraats Janevan der KRAATS, Jantje 'Jane' (nee Kattenbroek) - After a long, hard-fought battle, passed away surrounded by her family at the Kingston General Hospital on Monday, February 13, 2017 in her 84th year.

Beloved wife of Heimen of Kingston.

Loving mother of Geertje Wescomb (Ralph) of Calgary, Corrie Abrams (late David) of Kingston, Ria Berry (Fred) of Kingston, Jane Hunt (Ron) of Alaska, Marijke van der Kraats of Kingston.

 

Rodgers DustinRODGERS, Dustin Charles - Suddenly at his home, Napanee on Sunday, February 12, 2017 at the age of 33.

Survived by his loving wife Jennifer (nee Wagar). Dear father of Deanna and Isobel.

Cherished son of Ruth and Rick Cornelius and the Late Matthew Rodgers. Sadly missed by his grandparents Betty (late Ron) LaChapelle, Shirley (late Wally) Murray and Yvonne Deacon and Doug Cornelius.

Always remembered by his siblings Shelby Cornelius and Victoria Rodgers and her children Keegen and Carter.

 

Johnston AmyJOHNSTON, Amy Ruth - Amy left us for a better place on February 12, 2017, her daughter’s birthday.

Amy Ruth Johnston was the first born of Leonard Driver and Ruth Ada Fowler in Kingsbury Quebec on October 2 1927. Amy and Ray J moved to Brockville from Kingston while he was a foreman for Bell.

After being a stay-at-home mom, Amy got a job at Zellers in the credit Dept. and made many friends. Amy used her banking experience and got her real estate licence and was for 19 years a highly respected real estate agent. Her style and honesty won her a great many awards.

 

Salmon FloydSALMON, Floyd Albert - With heavy hearts and great sadness, we have given heaven a beautiful soul today. Earth’s sorrow, but heaven’s gain. Floyd Albert Salmon, January 4, 1955 - February 12, 2017.

Forever loved and greatly missed by his bride Kimberly Dawn. Loved deeply by his children Alan (Jennifer) Salmon, Raymond (Rebecca) Foster, and Amanda (John) Fouchard.

Survived by his companionship (dog) Rosko. Loving grandpa to Meridia, AJ, and Kenden Salmon and Madeline and Ethan Donnelly. 

 

Murphy GaryMURPHY, Gary Wilfred - After a brief illness Gary passed away at home on Sunday February 12, 2017 in his 63rd year.

He will be lovingly remembered by his loving wife Debby (nee Scott), his son Jake (Wendy), step-children Sara (Darin) Joseph, Kris (Michelle) Duphney and Tanya (Paul) Cordeiro. Gary was a devoted Poppa to Nickolas, Anna, and Madison.

He is survived by his brother Dick (Darlene) sisters Marilyn (Jack) and Maureen (Jim). Brother-in-law to Linda (Danny) and Bruce (Janise). Predeceased by his parents Wilfred and Catherine (nee Murray). Fondly remembered by nieces and nephews.

 

Topolinsky LindaTOPOLINSKY, Linda Jean (Fawcett) - After a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's Disease, Linda passed away February 12, 2017 at Sherwood Park Manor. Linda Topolinsky, in her 65th year.

Beloved wife of Dennis Topolinsky, mother of David (Rhoni), cherished Grandmother of Danielle and Hannah May.

Also survived by her sisters Rosalie Riddell(Fay), Lois Blair (Ken) and brother Ron Fawcett (Michelle).

 

Lemmon BettyLEMMON, Betty - Passed away at the Kingston General Hospital on Sunday, February 12th, 2017 at the age of 68.

Loving mother of the late Doris Abram, Tim Abram and Roland Lemmon-McCullough (Corrina McLean). Grandmother of Shawn, Kevin, Jamie, Tim, Paige, Cole and Quenten.

Dear sister of Bertha Lowe (Doug). Predeceased by her parents William and Elizabeth Hughes, as well as by her siblings Jack, Ronnie, Stuart, June and Billy.

 

Moss RosaleenMOSS, Rosaleen Marie (nee Hannah) - Passed away peacefully, at the Lennox and Addington County Hospital in Napanee, on Saturday, February 11, 2017. Rosaleen Marie Moss (nee Hannah) formerly of Tamworth at age 90.

Beloved wife of the late Oren Moss and dear mother of Lonnie (Sharon Mcllroy) of Napanee; Kathy Brown (Vernon) of Camden East and the late Wayne (Mavis of Tamworth) and Kevin (Donna of Tamworth).

 

McNair MargaretMcNAIR, Margaret Elizabeth (Law) - Passed away peacefully at the Brockville General Hospital, Garden Street Site on Saturday, February 11, 2017. Margaret Elizabeth (Law) McNair, at the age of 72 years.

Beloved wife of James McNair and cherished mother of Lorrie Laming, David McNair (Marsha) and Kevin McNair. Loving grandmother of Logan, Allison, Erica and Victoria.

Also survived by her brother Hugh "Dougie" Law (Hilary); by her son-in-law Jeff Laming; by sisters-in-law Liz and May and several nieces and nephews.

 

Sands EthelSANDS, Ethel Elizabeth (Young) - Passed away peacefully at the Brockville General Hospital, Charles Street Site on Saturday, February 11, 2017. Ethel Elizabeth (Young) Sands, at the age of 84 years.

Beloved wife of Ronald Lewis Sands and cherished mother of Connie Joynt (Patrick), Terry Sands, Heather Clouthier (Jerry) and Barry Sands (Denise).