Bethany ON Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Niagara New Year's Eve bride loses cancer battle - TheSpec.comThursday, December 14, 2017
Walker Family Cancer Centre, while visiting the hospital in St. Catharines for chemotherapy treatments.Hospital staff teamed up with friends and family, local businesses, and parishioners from Bethany Community Church to make Smith's dream a reality. And that wedding – as well as the outpouring off community support that made it possible – invigorated Smith's spirit in the months that followed, despite her ongoing battle with cancer."After her wedding, she was so amazed at how the community had come together, I think between January and March she seemed to be probably the best she had been since the beginning," Hillyer said.She said her daughter's optimism never left her, even when the cancer symptoms and treatments again took hold.Hillyer said she believes the hope that people gave her daughter helped keep her alive longer than expected – "even if it was only an extra day."And Smith spent as many of those extra days as she could with her husband and daughter."Elizabeth was her life," Hillyer said, adding she never stopped fighting to stay alive, to be with Elizabeth as long as possible."She has been a fighter the whole way, right to the end."Although Smith felt that she was alone when she first learned she had cancer, her mother said that feeling of isolation quickly faded when she ...
Residents of northern Quebec village worried that teenager's killer still hasn't been found - CBC.caWednesday, August 02, 2017
The mayor of Inukjuak, a village of 1,800 people in Quebec's far north, says people are worried no arrests have been made following the death of a local teenager.Bethany Nastapoka Epoo's body was found 11 days ago, less than 250 metres from her home. Police are treating the death as a homicide. She was 14 years old.Inukjuak Mayor Pauloosie Kasudluak says provincial police left days ago, and people in the area are concerned the killer is still among them.No one has been arrested."People are worried, knowing something had happened in the community, and the person who did it might still be here," Kasudluak told CBC News.Death leaves lasting impression on communityNastapoka Epoo's funeral was held in a local church on Monday. Kasudluak said people from other communities came to commemorate her life.He said even though the sun is setting late in the summer, parents have been keeping their children home since Nastapoka Epoo's death."In the evening, there were a lot of people going out before it happened, and after that in the evening, it's more quiet," Kasudluak said.Provincial police say they're waiting for lab results in the investigation. The loca...
Jack AbigailFriday, March 17, 2017
Beloved husband of 53 years to Gladys Abigail (nee Bursey). Loving father of Shawn Abigail (wife Karen) and Katherine Smith. Cherished Poppa of Tristan, Keeley, Zackary, Kaitlyn, Bethany, Joel and Hannah & great Poppa of Candon and Olive. Predeceased by his parents Hubert & Catherine Abigail (nee Reynolds) and his brother William “Bill” Abigail. Survived by his sister Betty Wright (Clayton).
A memorial service will be held at Church of the Ascension (1476 Sparks Street, Sudbury) Sunday, March 19th, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. Cremation and burial alongside his parents at the Park Lawn Cemetery and Crematorium in the spring. Donations to Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the Lougheed Funeral Home.
MARY EUGENIA JOHNSON HISER - WCLUWednesday, March 01, 2017
Linda (Harold McKinney), Margaret (David Wisdom), and Emily (Eric Bruton).Eugenia is also survived by her grandchildren; Carmen (Brian) Stodghill, Derek Wildoner, Matt (Courtney) McKinney, Bethany DeVore, Nathan (Dorothy) Thacher, JD Wisdom, Mattie and James Bruton. Great grandchildren survive as follows: Lauren, Reagan, and Kate Wildoner (and their mother Lori), Isaac and Jack McKinney, and Laikynn DeVore Barbee.Additionally, Eugenia is survived by nieces, nephews, their families.Friends may call on Sunday at 11:00 AM at Butler Funeral Home. Edmonton, KY. Services will commence at 1:00 PM, with burial immediately in the Hiser Family Cemetery at Center. KY.Alternative expressions of sympathy are requested for the Hiser Family Cemetery, Inc. 1940 Old Munfordville Rd., Glasgow, KY 42141Let's block ads! (Why?)...
The Catholic Review > Life > Sister Maureen Delahunt, D.C., nurse ... - The Catholic ReviewFriday, February 17, 2017
Home, Timonium, 1980-81, when she also served as the local community superior.She returned to Emmitsburg to serve as sacristan at the Seton Basilica, 2005-10, and as local community superior of Bethany Community, 2006-09. In 2010, she entered the ministry of prayer at Villa St. Michael.Read more obituaries here.You must be logged in to post comments to this article.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
BRIAN DAVID MUEHLMAN - Burlington County TimesWednesday, March 27, 2019
Brian enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was an avid whitetail deer hunter, traveling throughout United States and Canada hunting with his grandson, Kurt. Brian was a USCG Charter Captain on Lake Ontario for 15 years. His most cherished time was spent with his grandchildren. Survivors include his wife, Gail Krauss Muehlman; his mother and step father, Margaret (Rex) Smith of Wexford; daughter, Candi (Joe) Landles of Evans City; step daughter, Becky Flagler of Pittsburgh; siblings, Connie Federbusch, Laurie (Ron) Mahen, and Mark (Pam) Muehlman, all of Mercer; nine grandchildren, Kurt, Mariah, Rayna, Seth, Brandon, Riley, Connor, Liam, and Nico; and several nieces and nephews. Brian was preceded in death by his father, Paul Muehlman and his brother in law, Oscar Federbusch. Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, from 2 to 8 p.m. at the MARSHALL FUNERAL HOME, 200 Fountain Ave., Ellwood City. Friends will also be received at the funeral home on Thursday from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the blessing service at 11:30 a.m. Rev. Father Mark Thomas will officiate. Interment will follow in Holy Redeemer Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Brian's memory may be made to the Steven King Foundation, 621 Street, Jetmore, KS 67854 or Victory Junction, 4500 Adams Way, Randalman, NC 27317. Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh. com.
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Clark Davey, 1928-2019: 'The true journalist of journalists' - Ottawa CitizenWednesday, March 27, 2019
He was heartbroken after failing his medical, but an English teacher told him that people would pay him to write. So he enrolled in the first journalism degree course taught at University of Western Ontario, graduating in 1948 and joining the newsroom of the Chatham Daily News.There, he worked under Richard "Dic" Doyle, but moved to Kirkland Lake when the Thomson newspaper chain made him editor-in-chief of the Northern Daily News. His time there was brief, however, as his girlfriend, Joyce Gordon, issued him an ultimatum: Northern Ontario or me. He chose her: they married in September 1952.In the meantime, he joined the newsroom of the Globe and Mail, where his mentor Doyle had been working for a year.As a reporter with the Globe, Davey covered national and international affairs, including the Suez Canal crisis, the St. Lawrence Seaway project and the cancellation of the Avro Arrow program. During the 1957 federal election campaign, he recognized that Tory leader John Diefenbaker was gaining momentum and might actually win, and convinced his editors to allow him to stay with the Chief's campaign for 40 days.
Clark Davey, former publisher of the Montreal Gazette, displaying a mock-up of the paper's new Sunday edition in 1988.
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When Doyle became editor of the Globe in 1963, he chose Davey as his managing editor, and, according to Mills, the two raised the broadsheet's reputation from that of a local paper to a national one. Davey was managing editor for 15 years before joining the Vancouver Sun in 1978. He was publisher there until 1983, when he took over at the Gazette. He was publisher of the Citizen from 1989 to 1993. He was also president and chair of The Canadian Press, and co-founder and president of the Michener Awards Foundation that oversees the country's most prestigious journalism prize."He was the true journalist of journalists," says Kim Kierans, journalism professor at University of King's College in Halifax and Michener Foundation board member. "He told me when I last saw him in November, ‘If we're not providing the encouragement for journalism organizations and journalists within them to do the journalism that matters, then we're in trouble as a democracy.'"He was also a lovely man, smart and sparkling … with incredible enthusiasm for the business and its future."According to Mills, Davey, who in 2002 led a protest on the steps of the Ottawa Citizen after Mills was fired for running an editorial critical of then-prime minister Jean Chrétien, was known as tough and gruff, "but deep down he was a really kind and thoughtful person, and a very good friend who was always fair to people. But if you didn't know him, he could be intimidating."And although he called the shots on the job, it was Joyce who ruled the home roost. According to son Ric, his father only stopped the presses twice - once while at the Globe, when Joyce called him to report that she and Ric thought they had just seen a UFO."That was the kind of pull she had over him," says Ric.Clark Davey is survived by his wife, Joyce; brother Kenneth George; children Ric (Rita Celli), Kevin (Margaret) and Clark Jr. (...
Cecile J. Briggs - WatertownDailyTimes.comWednesday, March 27, 2019
Phillips Memorial Home in Massena. There will be no funeral services and burial will be at a later date in Calvary Cemetery, Massena.Cecile was born on November 14, 1933 in Cornwall, Ontario, the daughter of Claude and Bertha (Belanger) Villeneuve. She married Joseph Maugeri Jr. on February 21, 1958. He predeceased her on April 19, 1972. She later married Ivan Briggs on June 20, 1975. He predeceased her in June 2001.She enjoyed playing bingo, traveling and spending time on social media.She is survived by her son Joseph Maugeri III and his wife Becky of Clayville, NY; three grandchildren, Joseph, Benjamin and Matthew Maugeri; a brother, Cyril and wife Sylvia Villeneuve and two sisters, Claudette Lefebvre and Bernadette Good as well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters Bernice Sequin and Marie Claire Payette.Arrangements are under the direction of Phillips Memorial Home in Massena. Memories and online condolences may be share with the family at www.PhillipsMemorial.com.
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