Rosa TomROSA, Thomas 'Tom' - Owner of Tom's Barber Shop has passed, peacefully in Kingston.

Loving husband of Norma. Dear father of Patti Freeman, Amanda Miller (John), Todd Rosa (Crystal) and stepfather of Andrea Cartile (Nelson); dear grandfather of Jacob, Mia, Quinn, Cash, Colton, Rhys, Tyler, Miguel, Andrew and Victoria.

Survived by his sister Carol Stapley (Joe) and his brother Phil Rosa (Linda) and their families.


DROVER, Frances Dorothy (Nan) - After a really good life, Frances passed away peacefully at the age of 83, in the early morning hours of October 8th, 2017.

Her final days were spent with loved ones and the amazing staff at Providence Care Hospital.

Frances and the late Fred Drover relocated to Kingston from Montreal in 1992 to be closer to their grandsons, and were longtime residents of Country Pines.

She was married to Fred for 60+ happy and very funny years. Sadly losing her son Ken Drover, Det. Sgt Peel Regional Police in March 2015. She is survived by her two daughters, Debra Drover (Maurice) of Montreal, and Brenda DeWitt (Brian).


Love ChristinaLOVE, Christina Doris (nee Hicks) - (1930 - 2017), in her 87th year, passed away October 8, 2017 at Providence Care Hospital in Kingston surrounded by her children.

She was the beloved wife of Morley Love (predeceased), treasured mother of Brian (Suzanne), Brenda (Russell) and Jennifer (Bradley), loving grandmother of Keith (Vanessa), Melissa (Eric), Martin, Alicia, and Caleb, and delighted great grandmother of Tyler, Sidnee, Adele, and Jaida Rose.

Christina was also the cherished sister of her predeceased siblings, Geraldine, George, and Marion, and the dear aunt of many nieces and nephews.


Howard ValerieHOWARD, Valerie Christina (Filson) - Passed away after a lengthly illness at Kingston Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, October 7, 2017 in her 64th year.

Valerie was a valued employee of Empire Life Insurance Company of over 30 years.

Cherished wife of Bob Howard of 42 years. Sadly missed by her parents Barbara and the late Harry Filson. Dear sister of Garry (Susan) Filson. Lovingly remembered by her special niece Ashley Filson, Derek Grange (Eva Gerus) and Kristy Grange (Deryk Heroux) as well as her extended family and many friends.


McBAIN, John Kendall - Entered into rest at the Sackville Memorial Hospital, N.B., on Saturday October 7th, 2017. John Kendall McBain age 77 years.

Beloved son of the late Ronald McBain and the former Kathleen Morrison. Dear brother of Joanne Locke of Thunder Bay, Darlene Howard ( Tom Carr ) of Brockville and Veronica Galway of Frankville.

Predeceased by two brothers, Frederick and Malcolm McBain, and two brothers-in-law, Jack Locke and Barry Galway.


Leith JamesLEITH, James Andrews, Professor Emeritus - (1931 - 2017) - Passed away unexpectedly at his home on Saturday, October 7, 2017.

Remembered lovingly by Marc, Matthew, Sasha, Misha and Carole.

Great grandfather of Tristan and Abigail.


McMachen WesleyMcMACHEN, Wesley C. - (August 17, 1933 – October 7, 2017) - Wesley passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his family at the Kingston General Hospital in his 85th year.

Beloved husband of 63 years to Thelma McMachen. Cherished Dad of Paul, Faye Nourry (Lee), Wayde, Trina Smith (Jeff) and Amy Cavanagh (Shawn).

Wesley was predeceased by his great granddaughter Trinity and will be lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Jaymi, Bryan (Jen), Shannon (Cory), Amanda (Bryan), William (Ashley), Sara, Gage and Seth as well as his nine great-grandchildren.


Shepherd JackSHEPHERD, Reverend John Charles 'Jack' 'Chief' - Gone to be with the Lord on Friday, October 6, 2017. John Charles “Jack” Shepherd passed away peacefully at Hospice Prince Edward at the age of 84.

Dearly loved husband of Lois Shepherd (nee McKuen) for 64 years. Loving father of Robert “Bob”, John “Ted”, Richard and Randal and father-in-law of Kelly Shepherd (nee Thomson) and Sharon Shepherd (nee MacInnes).

Cherished grandfather of Samuel, Gregory, Andrew, Megan, Randi, Bob, Rebecca, Scott, Paul and Laura and great grandfather of Eliana, Noah, Stephan, Aiyanna, Devin,  Luke and Liam.


Wensing GerryWENSING, Gerhardus Johannes 'Gerry' - (1935 - 2017) - (Retired from 35 years Queens University Physical Plant) - Peacefully at Providence Care Hospital, surrounded by the love of his family, on Friday October 6, 2017.

Beloved husband and best friend of 58 years to Ondina (nee Coronica). Devoted and Cherished father of Patricia Doleman (Ted). Adored Grandfather “Opa”, who will be greatly missed by Christopher (Shanon), Veronica (Andrew) and Jacqueline (Jeremy).

He is survived by his brothers George (Alice), Ted (Marilyn) and Frank (Sherry). Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Elizabeth, brothers Hein, Jopie, John, and sisters Betsy and Willy.


Shapiro FrankSHAPIRO, Frank - (March 8, 1951 - October 6, 2017) - Passed peacefully, surrounded by family and friends after a short illness at the Kingston General Hospital in his 67th year.

Beloved husband of Diane Nicholson. Dear father and grandfather of Rebecca Chelsky (Steven) and their
three children, Sara Sumner (Noah) and their seven children.

Son-in-law of Edna Nicholson, brother-in-law of Robert Nicholson (Pat) and their children: Sean (Michelle), Samara (Peter) and Stephen (Sokha) and their daughter Kayla.


Gobin RayGOBIN, Raymond 'Ray' Theodore - (1941 - 2017) - Passed away unexpectedly but peacefully at his home in Kingston on Friday, October 6, 2017 in his 77th year.

Loving husband of Judy (nee Paquin) for 57 years. Devoted father of Randy (Shari), and Cathy Truscott (Fred), cherished grandfather of Brandon Truscott (Nicole), Marty Gobin, Jodi Andres (Mike), Stefanie Gobin and great grandfather “Papa Ray” to Jaxson and Colton.

Dear brother of Beverly, Pat, Tim, Paul and Joe. Ray will be missed by his many nieces, nephews other family and friends.


Baldwin IreneBALDWIN, Irene Violet - With heavy hearts, we sadly pronounce the passing of Irene with her son Jeff at her side on Friday October 6, 2017.

Loving mother of Jeff.

Predeceased by her siblings; infant brother, infant sister, Barbara Anne and her dearest sister Donna Major. She will be sadly missed by her nephew Jason Major and niece Vanessa Major (Jim Congdon) and families.


Cooper StephenCOOPER, Stephen Joseph - Unexpectedly, at home, on October 6, 2017.

Predeceased by his parents Bruce and Anne (Gaudaur) Cooper and infant brother James. Dear brother of Terry (Karen), Bob (Tequila), David (Tracey) and Charlie Cooper and Ann (Terry) Gervais

Fondly remembered by many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.


Pigg MauricePIGG, Maurice - (1934 - 2017) -Passed away peacefully at the Brockville General Hospital, on Thursday, October 5th, 2017.

Beloved husband of Edith (nee Reynolds) and dear father of Susan Kelly (Tim), Lauren Daniels and Lorraine Booker (Scott Robert).

Fondly remembered by his grandchildren Shannon, Graeme, Claire, Charlotte, Samuel and Andrew.


Maschi CelsoMASCHI, Celso - (1934 - 2017) - At the Kingston General Hospital on Thursday, October 5, 2017.

Husband of the late Anna (Armani). Father of Stephen (Carolyn), Paul (Alexandra) and Michael (Shauna).

Loved Grandfather of Bianca, Daniel and Katie, Jordan and Brooke, Carter and Davis, and predeceased by Dominique.

Dear brother of the late Ceasar and Ugo Maschi. Remembered by sister-in-law Carla and his nieces and nephews.


Shepard FloraSHEPARD, Flora Marie (Gauvreau) - Suddenly entered into rest at her residence in Brockville on Thursday, October 5th, 2017. Flora (Gauvreau) Shepard aged 82.

Beloved wife of the late William “Bill” Shepard.

Loving mother of Steven Shepard (Yvonne) of Cambridge, Danny Shepard and Michael Shepard of Brockville and the late Mark Shepard.

Dear sister of the late Jean Noel and sister-in-law of Don Noel.


Driver BarbDRIVER, Barbara Heather 'Barb,' RN - After a valiant battle with cancer, Barb passed away at home on October 5, 2017 at the age of 81 years.

Barb was a nurse for 36 years and avid volunteer with Sherwood Park Manor Auxiliary, Genealogical Society and the Brockville Figure Skating Club.

Deeply missed by her husband Lawrence (Larry), children Dale (Kate), Heather and Laurie (Bill) Purtell, grandchildren Jacob and Nathan Driver and Sarah Purtell (Tyler), step granddaughter Katelyn, great grandchildren Liam, Aidan and Zoë, and brother James (Jim) Dack.

Predeceased by her parents Florence (Goldie) and Elmer Dack and by her grandson Aaron Purtell.


Blanchard InaBLANCHARD, Ina Armina (Tackaberry) - Retired public school teacher, Ina Armina Blanchard (Tackaberry) passed away at the Brockville General Hospital on October 5, 2017 after a short illness.

She was born in the Brockville General Hospital on March 24, 1925, the only child of George Tackaberry and his wife Olla Conner.

She was educated in the local schools and attended Ottawa Teacher’s College, then taught for 40 years for the Leeds and Grenville Board. During that time she was an Associate Teacher with the Ottawa Teacher’s College and took many students for practice teaching.

In 1948 she married Wilton Blanchard they settled in Addison where they raised their children and lived until his death August 12, 1997.


WHITE, Dustin -  (1976 - 2017) - It is with a broken heart that I announce the passing of Dustin on October 5, 2017 at the Kingston General Hospital.

Dustin was born March 22, 1976 and he was the son of Freda Clarke and Nolan White.

He had two sisters Colleen and Holly who he refused to acknowledge.


PATTERSON, Eileen (Horan) - Peacefully at Maple View Lodge, Athens on Thursday, October 5, 2017. Eileen Horan in her 89th year.

Widow of Wellie Patterson. Predeceased by her parents, Nellie and Wilfred Horan as well as her brother, Doug Horan.

Dear mother of Doug (Cathy) of Kingston, Elaine (Vince) Watters of Elgin, Chris of Elgin, Shelley (Dave) Barr of Kanata and Sherry (Christian) Duquette of Balderson. Fondly remembered by grandchildren; Alex, Heather, Nikki (Peter), Dan (Sara), Josh, Jess, Sam, Ben and Delaney and great-grandson, Salem. Also survived by nieces, Jennifer and Colleen.


Greene DouglasGREENE, Douglas Gordon - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Douglas Gordon Greene with his daughter by his side at the Saint John Regional Hospital on October 5, 2017.

He was born in Saint John, NB on May 1, 1942 and was the son of the late Corey and Sadie (Carson) Greene. He is survived by his 2 daughters; Cynthia (Chris) and Sherri, 3 grandchildren; Kaitlyn, Rebecca and Jonathan, brother Donald (Sandra) Greene, many great nephews and great nieces and one great great niece.

Along with his parents, he was predeceased by his brother Raymond.

Douglas was a long haul trucker who divided his time living in both Saint John, NB and Kingston, ON.


Revell RickREVELL, Rick Stirling - It is with the utmost sadness we announce the sudden passing of Rick Revell on October 5, 2017, at age 56.

Rick was a cherished father to Brad Revell (Janell), Taylor Redmond (Dean) and Jessica Davison-Kendall (Francis).  Adoring Grandpa to Elizabeth, Abigail, Connor, Sophia, Sienna, Savannah, Saylor and new baby Wyatt.

Rick was predeceased by parents Kenneth and Donna Revell, sister Connie Tisdale (Randy) and brother Ken Revell (Anne). Loving brother to Coza Sauve (Grant), Carolyn Jones (Doug), Mark (Dawna), Tom (Janet), Bob (Kellie) and Gary (Deborah).


Gilmour DollyGILMOUR, Joan E. 'Dolly' (nee Anson) - (November 5, 1930 – October 5, 2017) - Peacefully at Trillium Care Facility surrounded by the love of her family on October 5, 2017, in her 87th year.

Dolly, loving wife of the late Donald “Gilly” Gilmour.  Loving Mother of David, Debbie (Barry) Fawcett, Donna (Neil) Belland and Doug (Sonya).

She will be dearly missed by her grandchildren; Craig (Jen) Dickson, Jeff (Lynsay) Dickson, Kari (Matt) Pomeroy, Brooke Gilmour, Jason and Kelly Belland, Maddison (Evan) McGrath, Brandon, Taylor, Jake, Tyson and Victoria Gilmour and great-grandchildren; Maizy, Briar, Chase, Jett, Chloee, Miles, Piper, Amelia and Elle.


Breen DarcyBREEN, Darcy Thomas - (July 12, 1935 - October 5, 2017) - Peacefully at Kingston General, following a near five-year stay at Providence Manor, Darcy died as a result of an aneurysm.

Darcy is survived by Celine (O'Neill), his wife of 57 years; sons Patrick (Lynda) and Leo (Brenda); five wonderful grandchildren, Matthew (Britania), Katelyn, Lyndsey, Dylan (Jessica) and Wyatt; two amazing great-granddaughters Chloe and Avery; his brothers Michael and Bernard (Patricia) of Kingston, and his sister Frances Dimond (Frank) of Niagara Falls, as well as many nieces and nephews.


Jensen RuthJENSEN, Ruth Jean - (November 2, 1933 - October 5, 2017) - In memory of a loving wife, mother and grandmother, Ruth Jean Jensen passed away peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital, Ontario on Thursday October 5, 2017 in her 83rd year.

Ruth is predeceased by her beloved husband Ronald L. Jensen.

She is the loving mother of Sharon (Fabien) of Kingston, ON, Gordon ( Donna) of Orleans, ON, Virginia of Orleans, ON and Matthew of South Bank, B.C. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. She is the elder sister of William (Judy) of Appleton, ON.


Maschi AnnaMASCHI, Anna (Armani) - (1941 - 2017) - Peacefully at Rideaucrest Home on Wednesday, October 4, 2017.

Wife of Celso Maschi for 55 years. Loving mother of Stephen (Carolyn), Paul (Alexandra) and Michael (Shauna).

Loved grandmother of Bianca, Daniel and Katie, Jordan and Brooke, Carter and Davis, and predeceased by Dominique.

Dear sister of Rita, Nato and Frank Armani.