Gibbons AB Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Today in History - Daily AstorianFriday, January 06, 2017
Civil rights attorney Morris Dees is 80. Actress Joyce Bulifant is 79. Actress Liv Ullmann is 78. CBS news correspondent Lesley Stahl is 75. TV producer Steven Bochco is 73. Former Nevada Gov. Jim Gibbons is 72. Pop musician Tony Hicks (The Hollies) is 71. Pop singer Benny Andersson (ABBA) is 70. Actor Ben Cross is 69. Rock singer-musician Billy Gibbons (ZZ Top) is 67. Rock musician Bill Bateman (The Blasters) is 65. Actor Xander Berkeley is 61. Actress Alison LaPlaca is 57. Actor Sam Robards is 55. Actor Jon Tenney is 55. Actor Benjamin Bratt is 53. Country singer-songwriter Jeff Carson is 53. Actor-comedian JB Smoove is 51. Actress Miranda Otto is 49. Actor Daniel Cosgrove is 46. Rhythm-and-blues singer Michael McCary is 45. Actor Jonathan Scarfe is 41. Actress Krysten Ritter is 35. Actress Zoe Jarman is 34. Country musician Chris Scruggs is 34. Actor Theo James is 32. Actress Amanda Setton is 31. Rock musician Dave Rublin (American Authors) is 30. Actress Hallee Hirsh is 29. Actress Anna Popplewell is 28. Actor Stephan James is 23.
Thought for Today: "Somewhere in the world there is an epigram for every dilemma." — Hendrik Willem Van Loon, Dutch-born journalist and lecturer (1882-1944).
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Catherine KnightThursday, September 15, 2016
Landing and Leslie Curtin of California, and her 5 grandchildren: Sarah and Christine Curtin (Desmond), Jessie and Dylan (Victor)
Catherine along with her husband Fred established Kay’s Place at 14 Gibbons Street in Oshawa. They both enjoyed meeting their customers and celebrating their love of artwork and collector plates for many years. After selling the business Fred and Catherine enjoyed travelling to Ireland visiting with Catherine’s family. As well they enjoyed travelling to Florida in the winter.
The family would like to thank the staff at The Villages of Taunton Mills in Whitby, 2nd floor assisted living for their loving care and support. We greatly appreciated the efforts of everyone to make Kay comfortable in the last few months of her life.
Cremation to take place followed by a private family interment at Thornton Cemetery in Oshawa.
Online condolences may be made at Armstrong Funeral Home, www.armstrongfuneralhome.net...
Edmund MoriarityThursday, August 18, 2016
M.B. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Monica, son Ed (Christine), daughter Marlene (Will), grandchildren Haley, Gavin and Marissa. Special friends Peggy Ryan, Sharon and Lloyd Gibbons, good neighbors George and Sandra. Also a large circle of family and friends. Special thanks to the nurses and medical Staff of 7 East and West of St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Tuesday from 2 – 4 pm and 7 - pm. Funeral Mass in St. Edward’s Church, Kelligrews on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at 10:30 am. Cremation to follow. Visitation in Sacred Heart Church, St. Vincent’s on Saturday, August 20, 2016 from 9 am – 10 am follow by a Prayer Service and Interment. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Heart and Stroke Foundation. To sign the guest registry, or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.hickeysfuneralhome.ca...
Margaret GibbonsFriday, August 12, 2016
GIBBONS, MARGARET -
Margaret Gibbons, 71, of Unionville, Ontario, died in her sleep on August 6, 2016, at Markham-Stouffville Hospital in Markham, Ontario. Born September 22, 1944 in Glasgow, Scotland, she is predeceased by her parents, George and Jean Anderson of Glasgow, Scotland.
Beloved wife of David for 53 years. Loving mother of David (Sandra) Gibbons of Cardinal Ontario, and Ken (Francie.) Gibbons of Aurora, Ontario. Proud grandmother of Adam, Scott (Stephanie), Ryan, Brianna and Kamren.
Margaret was a mother and a compassionate health care volunteer. She loved the sun and travelled to Naples, Florida every winter. She will be missed by all of her extended family and friends.
Visitation will be held at the DIXON-GARLAND FUENRAL HOME, 166 Main Street N. (Markham Road) Markham on Wednesday, August 10 from 7-9 pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday at 11 am.
Donations in Margaret’s memory, may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to The Lung Associat...
Convoy evokes Canadian pride in North Bay - Vermilion StandardWednesday, March 27, 2019
Monday afternoon.Caron, of North Bay, was waiting in the parking lot at Motion Canada on Gormanville Road for almost 100 vehicles, from small cars to big rigs, to pull in on their journey from Alberta to Parliament Hill with a message for federal politicians.
"This is about more than pipelines," Caron says. "This is about government. This is about all the provinces having different issues. It's about getting back the political process."The United We Roll Convoy for Canada, a caravan of transports, work vehicles and personal automobiles, left Red Deer, Alta., last Thursday bound for Ottawa and a protest on Parliament Hill Tuesday."The media and the government have divided the provinces," Caron says. "We want to fight for our freedoms and our rights. We want fair government.""We are watching Justin Trudeau slowly strip away every right we had," Sarah Zaldinger, of Timmins, said as about two dozen supporters waited for the convoy to arrive, sharing updates on when the parade would roll into town."He is stripping the future of my children and their children and their children," Zaldinger said. "They are being set up for failure. Their rights, their future, will all be destroyed if we don't stand up now."Although she was not part of the convoy to North Bay, Zaldinger was going to join it Tuesday morning for the rally in Ottawa as part of her own objective of "direct democracy."And direct democracy is possible, she said.Zaldinger pointed to a recent Amber Alert sent to cellphone users across the province ...
Joan Elnora Mahovlic - Alberni Valley NewsWednesday, March 27, 2019
Morse, all from Nova Scotia; and sons Shawn Coffill, Nanoose Bay, B.C., and Mark Coffill, Port Alberni, B.C.; step-daughter Trish (Rick) McCrate, Coquitlam; step-son Jim (Lori) Mahovlic, Calgary, Alberta; step-daughter Meg (John) Belanger, Campbell River, B.C.; step-son Paul Mahovlic, New Westminster, B.C. and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She is also survived by brother Gerald (Janet) Salsman, Coldbrook, N.S.; brother Ronald (Jeanette) Salsman, Port Alberni, B.C.; sister Madelyn Wiles, Morristown, N.S.; brother Leo (Adele) Salsman, Trail, B.C.; sister Marilyn (Allan) Teal, Trenton, Ontario; and sister Freda Salsman, Waterville, N.S. as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank all the caring staff at Echo Village for everything, also to Pastor Platz for his spiritual support.
There will be a funeral service for Joan at Grace Lutheran Church, 4408 Redford Street, Port Alberni, B.C. on Monday, March 25, 2019, at 1:30 pm with a tea to follow.
Flowers are gratefully declined but if you wish to do so, donations to Grace Lutheran Church Memorial Fund would be greatly appreciated.
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Charles Hartman - Champaign/Urbana News-GazetteWednesday, March 27, 2019
Charlie " Hartman, 75, of Collison went to be with the Lord on Thursday (March 21, 2019) at home surrounded by his wife and daughters.
He was bornon Nov. 5, 1943, in Champaign, the son of Ernest and Alberta (Grove) Hartman. He was united in marriage to Ruth Troxell on Nov. 26, 1994. She survives. Also surviving are his daughters, Jessica (Rick) Breitenfeldt, Kristin (Mitch) Allen, Kate (Leon) Jess and Teresa (Steve) Evans.
Papa's grandchildren loved him to the moon and back. He was always full of life's loving stories for them. He believed children are the heritage of the Lord. He loved Cameron Ackerson, Kaitlyn Breitenfeldt, Colton Breitenfeldt, Lillian Jess, Khloe Jess, Brinley Allen, Steele Allen, Jacob Evans and Joshua Evans.
His surviving siblings are Mary Hafner, Patty Wakefield, Diana Thrush, Rob Hartman, Sue Hartman and Judy Lynn.
He was preceded in death by his parents and grandsons, Cody Breitenfeldt and Zachery Evans.
Charlie loved Jesus with his whole heart. He was a steadfast man of God.
As a boy he worked tirelessly alongside his dad. He worked as a carpenter before going on to manage the horse farm at the University of Illinois until retirement in 2002.
Charlie was a gifted horseman and cowboy. His entire life was spent pulling ponies, t...