Kingston

 

Bromfield FrancisBROMFIELD, Francis John - Longtime employee of Ontario Hydro and Volunteer Firefighter of the former Kingston Township.

Peacefully passed away at Arbour Heights, Kingston on Saturday, June 24, 2017 in his 88th year.

Beloved husband of Jean (nee Vanderwater) of Kingston. Loving father of Robert (Carol), Mariann (Richard Page) and Jeffrey (Sandra Sobers) all of Kingston.

 

Bedrossian EliasBEDROSSIAN, Elias - Retired French Professor, RMC - Passed away peacefully, with his family by his side, on Friday, June 23, 2017 at the age of 64.

Beloved husband of 37 years to Dalal. He will be dearly missed by his daughter Dr. Diane and his son Pierre.

Survived by his sister Catherine Abdel Ahad, and her sons Elie, Pierre, Paul and Gabriel. Sadly missed by the Boulos, Jouel and Abdel Messih families.

 

McTaggart EdithMcTAGGART, Edith Elizabeth (nee Pringle) - Today we say goodbye to another of God's angels. Peacefully on Friday, June 23, 2017, surrounded by family at the Kingston General Hospital after heart surgery, Edith Elizabeth McTaggart (nee Pringle), in her 80th year.

She leaves behind her loving husband of 60 years, Clarence McTaggart. Dear mother of Norman (Charlene) of New Brunswick; Andrew (Susan) and Philip (Debbie) of Napanee.

 

SPEAL, Marina - We mourn the passing of Marina Speal on the 23rd of June, 2017 in Oakville, Ontario.

Loving wife of George Speal, who passed away 9 years earlier after 48 years of marriage.

Beloved mother to Allison, Stephanie and Edward and cherished "Grams” to Nicholas, Eleni, Matthew, Madeleine, Jodi, Erin, Benjamin, Kara and Jake. Dear mother-in-law to Andrew Barth, John Boone and Sue Rooks.

Born in Montreal, Marina spent most of her adult life in Kingston, Ontario where she and George raised their family. A woman of kindness and grace, Marina was a friend to many and will be deeply missed.

 

Grant RoyGRANT, Roy Allan - Peacefully entered into rest surrounded by family at the Brockville General Hospital Garden Street Site on Friday June 23rd, 2017. Roy Grant of Brockville aged 90 years.

Beloved husband of the late Alice (Moylan) Grant. Loving father of Mary Alice Allan of Prescott.

Cherished grandfather of Tamara Graveline of Ogdensburg; and great grandfather of Connor and William Graveline. Dear friend of Viola Roddick.

 

Snider LillianSNIDER, Lillian Margaret (Beattie) - In her 81st year, peacefully at the Perth Hospital the evening of Friday June 23, 2017 Lillian Margaret (Beattie) Snider went to meet her loving Saviour.

She will be lovingly remembered by her daughter Linda (Mrs. Ross Barr) and her son Robert Snider (wife Kirsten). She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Christopher, John, Ross, Stephen, John Paul, and Candace and her great grandchildren Michael, Casandra, Evan, Olivia and Darren Survived by her sister Jean (David) Crowley, and brothers Carl (Tina) Beattie and Pete Beattie.

Predeceased by husband John Marshall Snider, sons George Marshall Snider and Stephen Patrick Snider, brothers Kenneth Beattie, Albert Beattie, Herbert Beattie and Dwight Beattie, and parents George and Frances Beattie.

 

Bourgault BettyBOURGAULT, Elizabeth Madeline 'Betty' (Cox) - Passed away peacefully at the Sherwood Park Manor on Thursday June 22nd, 2017. Betty (Cox) Bourgault aged 88 years.

Loving mother of Suzanne Brown (Garry) of Brockville and David Bourgault (Susy Fleury) of Yarker. Cherished grandmother of Kortni Wood, Kendra LaPointe (Jordan), Kait and Connor Brown; and great grandmother of Brody Wood.

 

Pickering MargaretPICKERING, Margaret Anne (nee Campaigne) - With sadness we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved wife, mother and grandmother, Margaret Anne Pickering (nee Campaigne), 88, of Kingston, Ontario, on Thursday, June 22, 2017.

Margaret is survived by husband, Alan, children, Brian (Cindy), Cathy (Mike Whitman), Lynda (Steve Forsythe), Ellen Pickering and grandchildren, Sara and Curtis Pickering, Ashleigh and Tara Whitman, Jake and Keith Forsythe.

 

POWER, Hope Amelia - Longtime employee at Hotel Dieu Hospital. Peacefully passed away, with her family by her side, after a short battle with cancer on Thursday June 22, 2017 in her 80th year.

Loving mother of Chris (Cheryl) and Pat (Tammy). Predeceased by her daughters Paula Deschamps (Glenn) and Valerie Medeiros (Claudio).

 

DEELEY, Donald Bernard - Peacefully at the Kingston Health Sciences Centre on Thursday June 22, 2017 one day before his 95th birthday.

Beloved husband to the late Margaret Deeley.

Loving father of Roger (Shelagh) Deeley. Cherished grandfather of Corinne (Keith) Roche and Ben (Anna) Deeley. Great-grandfather of Brendan, Megan and Emma Roche and Miles, Marin and Gavin Deeley.

 

Hollis GaryHOLLIS, Gary Bruce - (Retired OPP) - Passed away peacefully at Kingston General Hospital on Thursday, June 22, 2017 in his 74th year.

Gary will be lovingly missed and remembered by his wife, Bonnie of 52 years. Cherished father to: Brent, Julie, Wendee (Robert), Scott, Eryn (and Rob).

Sadly departed from sister Diane; grandchildren: Spencer, Hope, Rylee, Paige, Thomas, and Lauren; and his many nieces and nephews.

 

Burns TharonBURNS, Tharon Doreen (Davis) - Passed away on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Tharon Doreen (Davis) Burns, at the age of 88 years.

Beloved wife of the late James L. (Bus) Burns and cherished mother of Michael of Brockville, Wayne of Winnipeg and Sheila Diotte (Jean) of Embrun.

Loving Grammy to Eric Diotte (Alex) and dear sister of Allan Davis of Canton, NY, and Katherine Phillips of Inverary. Predeceased by her brother Carl Davis.

 

Beacock SusanBEACOCK, Susan I.M. (née DeGurse) - Aged 71, died peacefully Tuesday morning in the Cardiac Sciences Unit of Kingston General Hospital, with her son Bruce by her side.

The youngest child of Harold and Cora DeGurse, Susan was predeceased by her brother William (Billy) DeGurse.  

She was married to her high school sweetheart, Gary Beacock, until his passing in 2012. They shared a life of love and friendship, and made friends wherever the wind took them. Together they had three children; Gordon, (deceased in 2013), Nancy, and Bruce.

 

Collins CarlCOLLINS, Carl Wayne - (1933 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully, on June 20, 2017 in his 85th year, at Kingston General Hospital, with his loved ones at his side.

Leaves behind his wife of 63 years Mary, his son Michael, and predeceased by his daughter Pam Marno in 2016.

Cherished Papa of Rebecca (Sheldon), Great Papa of Alexander and Logan. Carl will always be remembered and sadly missed by his other family and friends.

 

Horsefield DavidHORSEFIELD, David - Passed away at the Royal Brock Retirement Residence on Monday, June 19, 2017 at the age of 65 years.

Dear son of Verla and the late Doug Horsefield. Cherished father of Ali (Matt) Loyst and Amy (Tim) Mignault. Loving grandfather of Jake, Maggie and Morrie.

Brother of Ted (Tracey), Ron (Chris) and the late Bobby Horsefield.

 

Sullivan MichaelSULLIVAN, Michael Patrick - Born August 22, 1934. Passed away peacefully at Providence Care on Monday, June 19, 2017.

Loving father of Susan May Sullivan (Fred), Michael John Sullivan (Rhonda), Raymond David Sullivan (Rajeshree), Patricia Maria Sullivan (Denis) and the late Mark Alfred and Ian David Sullivan.

 

Oleksiuk WandaOLEKSIUK, Wanda Maria (nee Kolasinski) - On Monday, June 19th, 2017, at the John Parrott Centre in Napanee, Ontario at age 91.

She will be dearly missed by her son John Oleksiuk (Heather Rule).

Predeceased by her husband Michael (1976), her daughter Anne (2011), and son Edward (2014).

Grandmother to Nicole Fevrier (Andy), Katie Oleksiuk (Rocheed), Jake Oleksiuk and Abbie Oleksiuk.

 

Masters LauraMASTERS, Laura Anne - Suddenly on Sunday June 18, 2017 at the age of 37.

Loving mother of Caleb (Christina).

Cherished daughter of Pyrma and Robert Masters. Dear sister of Duane and predeceased by brother Jonathon.

 

MARCHAND, Paul Stephen - A lifelong Kingston resident, passed away suddenly in his 65th year on Sunday June 18, 2017, in his home.

Paul will be remembered for his love of music, family, his creative woodcarvings and his gentle nature. 

Paul leaves behind his beloved daughter Kirsten (Vancouver), son-in-law David, first-born grandson Andrew.

 

Boal GaryBOAL, Gary Ross - Gary Boal, 63, Kemptville, passed away on Saturday, June 17, 2017 after being struck by a vehicle on Hwy. 43 while walking home with his family.

Gary was born March 22, 1954, in Ottawa, Ont. He was raised in Kemptville and was a lifelong area resident. Gary worked for Leizert's Painting for 18 years before transitioning to Kemptville Waste Management Services. He served the communtiy for over 25 years and planned to retire in April of 2018. He was a kind man who had a smile for everyone he met and was always willing to help out a friend in need.

Gary was a loving partner of Diane Giliauskas, father of Jason Boal (Kirstin) and Crystal Potter (Casey).

 

Barrett RonBARRETT, Ronald George - After a short illness, Ron passed away at Kingston General Hospital on Saturday, June 17, 2017 in his 82nd year, with his family by his side.

Beloved husband of 59 years of Ruth (nee Reid). Loving father of Scott (Pam), Jeff (Risa) and Chris (Sandy). Ron will be sadly missed by his grandchildren Paige, Mitchell, Matthew and Elanor.

Ron grew up in Napanee and later moved to Kingston, where he retired from Celanese after more than 30 years of service and was a longtime member of Princess Street United Church.

 

Guy KayGUY, Kathleen Leverna 'Kay' - At her residence, Brockville on Friday June 16, 2017 with her family by her side. Kathleen Leverna (Hurley) Guy of Brockville, age 100 years.

Beloved wife of the late Charles Guy. Dear mother of Carol Dunn (Garry) of Brockville and Cathy Thomas (Bob) of Mallorytown.

Kay is survived by her sister Billie Yates, sister-in-law Geraldine Guy and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents David and Electa (Hutt) Hurley, her brother Ralph Hurley and his wife Iris, and brothers-in-law Frank Yates and Ralph Guy.

 

Miller CletaMILLER, Cleta Maude (Barr) - Entered into rest at her residence on Friday, June 16, 2017. Cleta Maude (Barr) Miller, at the age of 94 years.

Wife of the late E.S. (Dusty) Miller and dear mother of Ann Wilson (Robert), Julie Miller (John Gann), Lori Miller-Wells (Philip) and Robin Lean (Greg).

Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Alex Wilson (Michelle), David Wilson, Emily and Jennifer Gann, Andrew, James and Laura Wells and Scott, Graham and Brendan Lean, as well as her five great grandchildren.

 

Stewart HarrySTEWART, Harry Malcolm - With heavy hearts we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father and grandfather, Harry Malcom Stewart on June 16, 2017 peacefully at Providence Care Hospital in his 84th year.

Harry leaves behind his loving wife of 50 years Dorothy (Stapleton), sons Ian (Tiffany), Sean (Afzan) and the late Tracy, son in law Michael Brake (Lisa), grand-children Emma, Melissa, Benjamin, Owen and Benjamin.

Predeceased by his parents Dr. Harry A. Stewart DDS and Hazel V. Greenwood, siblings Dr. Allan G. Stewart (Mona), Eleanor Berry (Jack). Will be greatly missed by many sisters and brothers in law, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Harry was a teacher and educator for many years in the Kingston area and a faithful supporter of the Kingston Frontenacs.

 

DOWKER, Cecil Herbert - Born: February 7th, 1940. Died suddenly at home on Friday, June 16, 2017 at the age of 77.

Beloved husband of 58 years to Diane (Frink). Predeceased by his parents Danford and Marion (Barrett). Loving father of Randy and Ron (Mary Jo). Proud Poppa of Matt (Felicia), Jason and Colby, Great-Poppa of Ethan and Hayley.

 

Stanford StanleySTANFORD, Stanley Edward - Peacefully at Kingston General Hospital on Thursday, June 15, 2017, at the age of 97.

Stanley, beloved husband of 61 years to Rita (nee Leblanc), who predeceased him in 2008. Loving father of Liliane (Loren Gordon), Johnny (Martine Mathon), Rose (Joe Stoll) and Danny (Carla Dalton).

He will be sadly missed by his grandchildren David Gordon (Yan Ma), Nathalie Gordon (Brian Crawford), Brianna, Daniel and great-grandchildren Noah, Kayla and Hailey. Dear brother of Edward, Ernie, Violet, Nellie and Rose (all deceased).