Kingston

 

SHAW, John 'Jack ' - (June 15, 1927 - May 6, 2017) -

Jack passed away on May 6, 2017.

 

SPEIGHT, Kenneth Harold Sr. - Passed away at Kingston, Ontario on Saturday, May 6th, 2017 at the age of 70.

Beloved husband of Judy.

Ken will be lovingly remembered by Ken Jr. (Lisa), Karen (Jeff), Derreck (Krista) and Pam (Matt); grandchildren Victoria, Patrick, Alexandra, Daniel, Mitchell, Evan, Marissa and Gabriel.

 

BROWN, John Wilson - Passed away peacefully at the Village Green Nursing Home in Selby on Friday, May 5, 2017. John Wilson Brown of Selby at age 96.

Son of the late Thomas and Olive Brown.

John will be fondly remembered by the extended Brown and Abrams families.

 

Graves ThelmaGRAVES, Thelma Nora (nee Brown) - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, at the Kingston General Hospital on Friday, May 5, 2017, in her 89th year.

Thelma, loving wife of George H. Graves (deceased). Dear mother of Allen (Cathy), Karen Schneider (Mike) and Donnie (Donna).

Proud grandmother of Sara, Mark, Melissa, Rebecca, Candace, Aaron, Colin and Leland. Cherished great grandmother of Tyler, Luke, Isaac, Sebastian, Nicholas, Vanessa, Emma, Rachel, Logan, Alice and Riley.

Thelma is survived by her sisters Betty and Cheryl and was predeceased by her brothers Doug and Allen and sister Connie.

 

HENDERSON, Thelma Louise - Passed away at Helen Henderson Care Centre on Friday, May 5th, 2017 at the age of 96.

Beloved wife of the late Albert William “Bert” Henderson.

Dear mother of Anne and Robert of Kingston. Fondly remembered by two grandchildren Robert and Sean (Melissa). Predeceased by her sisters Helen MacMillan, Winnifred Harrison and her brother Cecil Harrison, as well as by her parents Thomas and Louise Harrison (née Kahgee). 

 

STRUTHERS, James Edward William 'Jim' - (1943 – 2017) - Passed away on Friday, May 5, 2017 at his home, in his 74th year.

Loving son of the late John and Gwen Struthers. Dear brother of Verna Hornbeek (late George), Jack (Sylvia) and late wife Roberta, Lorraine Embury (Sonny), Don (late Elsie), Gord (Eileen), Wayne (Carolyn), Ron (Bev), Linda Ackerman (Finley), sister-in-law Wilma, and brother-in-law Sterling Allen.

Predeceased by siblings Wendell, Sharon Allen, and Margaret Thompson (Reg), as well as his infant brother.

 

LANDON, Glyndene Elizabeth (Beech) - (Retired Registered Nurse B.P.H) - Passed away peacefully at the Brockville General Hospital Charles St. Site on Friday, May 5th, 2017, aged 76 years.

Loving mother of Lisa Marie Landon at home. Dear aunt of Debra Landon of Kingston and Bruce Landon (Kerry) of Quesnel, BC. Also survived by several cousins and numerous friends.

Predeceased by her parents Thomas Wm. Jr. and Florence R. (West) Beech.

 

Davis CarlDAVIS, Carl - Passed away unexpectedly at the Kingston General Hospital on Friday, May 5, 2017 with his family by his side at the age of 65 years.

Beloved husband of Norma (Simpson) Davis and cherished father of Shannon Davis. Dear brother of Linda Tennant (Bill), Steve Davis (Marg) and Terry Davis (Carol) and uncle of many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Norma Bradford and Lawrence Davis.

Carl was raised in North Augusta and lived in Brockville with his family, where he enjoyed carpentry, working in the garden, and raising guard dogs. Carl worked at St. Lawrence College in Kingston, where he was a dedicated professor in the Computer Networking and Technical Support program.

 

Ballantyne HelenBALLANTYNE, Helen Miria - Entered into rest at Sherwood Park Manor on Thursday May 4, 2017. Helen Miria Ballantyne of Brockville, aged 90 years.

Beloved wife of the late Stuart Ballantyne and sister of the late Verla Brennan (Clement, also predeceased).

Helen is survived by 14 nieces and nephews, as well as numerous extended family.    

 

Duguid JeanDUGUID, Jean Elizabeth - Passed away, peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital on Thursday, May 4, 2017. Jean Elizabeth Duguid (nee McGrogen) of Napanee at age 95.

Beloved wife of the late George Allin and James Duguid.

Dear mother of John David Allin (Elizabeth) of Lefroy and the late Teresa Winters (Leonard of Napanee) and step-mother of Jim Duguid (Betty Ann) and Kenneth Duguid (late Brenda).

 

Asselstine JerryASSELSTINE, Gerald 'Jerry' - Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, May 4th, 2017 in his 56th year.

Beloved husband of Diane. Stepfather of Linda Vickery (Paul) and Sean Vickery (Jess), and devoted grandfather of Merik and Braxton.

Dear brother of Helen (the late Donald), Sandra (Ben), Ron (Debbie), Ellie (John), Jimmy, Jackie (Bernice), Joyce, and Debbie (Guy); son-in-law of Bob and Kathy Hollywood and Drusilla “Jean” Newton and brother-in-law of Darlene (Tom).

Predeceased by his sister Audrey (husband Michael) as well as by his parents Arthur and Reta Asselstine. 

 

Smith JoyceSMITH, Joyce Grace - Our loving mother, Joyce Grace Smith (née Plenderleith) passed away at Providence Care Hospital in Kingston, on Thursday, May 4, 2017.

Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on May 29, 1925, Joyce spent her early years there until, at the age of 18, she enlisted in the WRCNS and was posted to Halifax to begin her naval service.  Joyce was stationed at HMCS Cornwallis, where she was a pay writer for overseas sailors. She remained there until the end of the war in 1945.

Joyce relocated to Montreal after naval discharge, and there re-connected with Ken Smith, a fellow Winnipegger and navy veteran. Joyce and Ken were married on Oct. 5, 1946, moving to Kingston in 1950 with Alcan Laboratories. It was in Kingston where Joyce and Ken raised their family of six, while developing strong connections in their community.

Joyce's dedication to her work as Executive Medical Secretary, Division of Haematology, Queen's University, for over 30 years was of utmost importance to her.

 

Ashton AnneASHTON, Anna 'Anne' Therese (nee Kerr) - Passed away peacefully in hospital, at Perth, on May 3, 2017 in her 92nd year.

Anna (Anne) Therese (nee Kerr) was predeceased by her husband Gerald Ashton in 1999.

She was the devoted mother of Robert (Maureen) of Brockville, Edward (Phillis) of Perth and Beverley (Eric) Falkenberg of Elizabethtown. She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Anne was predeceased by siblings Harold (Rita), Leo (Pearl), Margaret, Mary (Shirley) Fournier, Lillian (Floyd) Young, William (Josephine), Francis (Mary, Catherine, Iris, Lorna), Loretta, Joseph, Charles (Carmel), Clifford (Maccie), and Robert (Patricia).

 

Frazao AldaFRAZAO, Alda - (1926 - 2017) - Peacefully passed away at Fairmount Home on Wednesday, May 3, 2017.

Alda, beloved wife of the late Gilberto Frazao. Loving Mother of Marilena Filipe (Helder), Ana Brown (Bill), Carlos Frazao (Rhona) and Patricia O’Connor (Joe).

Treasured Nanny of Peter and Andrew Filipe, Kristen Armstrong (Brad) and Phillip Brown (Liz), Ian and Paul Frazao and Shannon (Todd) and Meaghan O’Connor.  She also leaves behind three great grandchildren.

 

CARR, Eileen Margaret - Peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital on Wednesday May 3, 2017, in her 87th year.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Norman and her son Martin. Loving mother of Michael, Peter (Cathy) and Angela.

She will be missed by her granddaughter Stephanie and her many friends.

 

Yee ToyYEE, Toy (Jean) - Peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at the age of 85.

Toy now joins her loving Husband, Poy (Paul). Cherished mother of Joyce Yee and partner Dave Summerhays of Kingston, Frances Splinter and her husband Peter of San Diego and Kenneth Yee of Kingston, predeceased by her infant daughter and her son Leimen Yee.

Beloved grandmother of Christinna, Peter, Jennifer, Ryan and Alexander Splinter and Ashley and Johnathon Yee. Survived by her brothers Donald (Elena) and Richard Hum (Tracey), sisters Betty Yee (Andy), sister - in-law Janet Hum (late John) and cousins from Montreal, Toronto and China.

 

Brown ClaudeBROWN, Claude - Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family in Village Green Long Term Care Centre, Selby on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 in his 93rd year.

Beloved husband of Audrey (nee McGregor) of 68 years.

Loving father of Terry Richardson (Peter), Dorothy Brown (Helen Burke) and Connie Sakuma (Katsu).

Predeceased by his children Andy Brown, Stella-Marie Brown and Lawrence Brown. Also missed by daughter-in-law, Charlotte Brown (Al McMullen).

 

Hanna AliceHANNA, Alice Loretta - Entered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital, Charles Street Site on Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Alice Loretta Hanna, at the age of 93 years.

Beloved wife of the late Elmer Hanna, and dear mother of Bonnie (John) McDougall, Jerry (Linda) Hanna and Joy (Rob) Barrowclough. Sadly missed by LeRoy (Doris) Wood and Suzanne Johns.

Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Michael and Chris Hanna, Shelley Strangis, Andrew McDougall and Beth Edgar, as well as her great grandchildren Jacqueline McDougall, Knoxton Hanna, Liam and Abigail Strangis, Matthew Edgar, Dylan and Sloane Scott. Also survived by one great great grandchild Maxwell and by several nieces and nephews.

 

Taylor WalterTAYLOR, Walter Howard - Born December 17, 1919 in Hamilton, Ontario. Died peacefully May 3, 2017 in the Palliative Care Unit, Brockville General Hospital.

Wonderful father to Douglas (Kim) of Wellington, Ontario; William (Dalia) of Mississauga, and Barbara (Ted) of Brockville. Loving Grandpa to Mike, Alex, Matthew, Rosalie, Jeremy, Victoria, Geoffrey, Stephen and Susanne. Great-grandfather to Ava, Emily, Nicholas and Hannah.

Survived by sister Margaret Cloke of Newmarket, Ontario. Predeceased by wife Margaret "Margo" Abra (1920-2009), daughter Nancy (1954-1975), sister Dorothy, and brothers Robert and Herbert.

 

Bertoia InesBERTOIA, Ines Angelica (Fabris) - Passed away peacefully at Arbor Heights in Kingston on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 with family by her side. Ines (Fabris) Bertoia of Kingston aged 84 years.

Beloved wife of the late Valini Bertoia. Dear Mother of Steven Bertoia (Rose), Andrea DeMeo (Salvatore) and Dianne Walford (Arthur). Cherished grandmother of Emily, Anthony, Madeline, Alexander, Adam and Grace.

Beloved sister of Nila (Fabris) Bertoia of Toronto. 

 

Miller DickMILLER, Richard John 'Dick' - Entered into rest at the Brockville General Hospital, Garden Street Site on Tuesday May 2, 2017. Richard John Miller of Brockville aged 72 years.

Beloved husband of the Betty (Easton) Miller.  Father of Rob (Susan) and Mike (Kiersten) Miller both of Edmonton. Proud Grandfather of Bodhi.

Dick is survived by his siblings Don (Lois), Pat (Bob), Doug (Jane), Bruce (Susan), Louise (Paul) Vanharte and Bob all of Alberta. Dick is also survived by his brothers-in-law Bob (Bev) Easton of Charleston Lake and Jack Easton of Brockville. Predeceased by his parents George and Amy (Chadwick) Miller.

 

Smith KentSMITH, Kent - (February 4, 1073 - May 2, 2017) - It is with heavy hearts we announce Kent's passing on May 2, 2017.

This immense loss will be deeply felt by his father Rick (predeceased by Janice), brother Sean (Christa), sisters Ricci (Deidre), Brittany (Daniel) and his adored nephew Josh.

Kent's kind soul and infectious humour will always be remembered by many Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Friends and Clients.

 

Beswick NancyBESWICK, Nancy Patricia - Peacefully at Providence Care in Kingston, Ontario, with her daughters by her side on Tuesday May 2, 2017. Nancy Patricia Beswick (nee Cobham) of Kingston, ON at the age of 86.

Beloved wife of the late Edward Beswick and loving mother of Susan Beswick Cheesman (Alfie McKinnon) of Kingston, Sharon Beswick Trelenberg (Warren Trelenberg) of Vernon, B.C.

 

Montani GerryMONTANI, Guerino 'Gerry' - It is with profound sadness that we announce the unexpected passing of Gerry Montani at his home in Napanee on Monday, May 1, 2017, in his 93rd year.

Loving and cherished father of Karen Dowhan and Lisa Veritis (Paul). Proud and treasured Grandpa of Courtney, Jake, Nate, and Lindsay. Brother of Iolanda (“Vi”) Connolly, special brother-in-law of the late William “Bill” Connolly.

Predeceased by his parents, Vincenzo and Emma Montani, his brothers, Ado, Mario, and Umberto and his sisters, Elza Gravina (Luigi), Eva Del Guidice and Lidia Montani. Lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews as Uncle Beef.

Gerry was born and raised in Hamilton and retired after 23 years at Macassa Lodge.

 

COLLINSON, John - (Plumber) - Suddenly at the Brockville General Hospital, on Monday, May 1, 2017. John Collinson at the age of 71 years.

Survived by his partner Paula McLaughlin, his sisters Elizabeth Norton (Ed) and Linda Collinson, as well as his brother-in-law Michael McLaughlin.

John was predeceased by his parents John and Georgina Collinson.

 

Wilson ArnoldWILSON, Arnold Willis - Passed away peacefully at the Brockville General Hospital, Charles Street Site on Monday, May 1, 2017. Arnold Willis Wilson, at the age of 94 years.

Beloved husband of the late Rev. Dr. Helen Wilson and dear father of John and his wife Laura. Fondly remembered by his three grandchildren Sarah Laura MacMillan (Robert), Andrew John Wilson (Cristal) and Emily Mary-Ellen.

Arnold was predeceased by a brother Cyril Stanley and by his parents Alice and Willis Wilson.