Campbellford ON Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Sports in short: March 16 - Belleville IntelligencerThursday, April 12, 2018
Gardens.PEEWEE CENTRE HASTINGS GRIZZLIESThe McConnell Funeral Home peewee Centre Hastings Grizzlies claimed their regional minor hockey playoff championship in marathon fashion, defeating the Campbellford Colts 6-5 in double overtime in the deciding game.Tied 5-5 after three periods, Grizzlies got the winning goal from Sam Fluke in double O.T. with the teams reduced to playing 3-on-3. Carson Van Allen and Samuel Gale assisted. Fluke finished the game with four goals.Earlier Centre Hastings scoring was: Evan Yeo from Van Allen and Gale; Fluke from Nate Dorie; Fluke, unassisted; Van Allen from Yeo and Fluke; Fluke from Carter Wright.Grizzlies wrapped up their season with an exhibition home-and-home series with Millbrook, losing 9-3 and 5-3. CH combined scoring was: Fluke from Aaron McMaster and Jacob Heard; Heard from Van Allen; Fluke (2) from Owen Meraw-Gilbey and Heard; Wright from Nolan Arseneault and Gale; Ryland Harvey from Fluke; McMaster from Heard; Fluke (2) from Gale and Arseneault.The team is planning a post-season awards banquet for next month, TBA.TWEED JUVENILE HAWKSAfter eliminating the South Bruce Blades in the OMHA semi-finals, the Tweed Hawks open a best-of-five/six-point series provincial CC juvenile championship series this weekend against the Cayuga Stars. Game 1 is tonight at 8:30 p.m. in Tweed.Hawks ousted South Bruce 3-0 in the best-of-three provincial semi-finals, but needed an O.T. goal on a strong individual effort by Jake Yohn to win Game 3 by a 2-1 margin on home ice. Tyrel McQuaigg was cited for a solid game in net for Tweed.ON DECK: OMHA CC-C juvenile championship — Game 1 tonight at Tweed, 8:30 p.m.; Games 2 and 3 Saturday and Sunday at Cayuga at 5 p.m.; Game 4 (if necessary) Saturday, March 24 at 3 p.m. at Tweed; Game 5 (if necessary) Sunday, March 25 at 1 p.m. at Cayuga; Game 6 (if necessary) Thursday, March 29 at 8:30 p.m. at Tweed.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
Wilfred GatesTuesday, May 09, 2017
GATES, Wilfred William Richard “Fred” peacefully at the Bridge Hospice, Warkworth on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, age 70 years. Fred Gates of Campbellford, son of the late Wilfred J.N. Gates and the late Margaret Olive (Taylor). Beloved spouse of Petra Anderson of Campbellford. Father of Eric Gates of Whitby, Ontario. Brother of Joanne, Charles, Brian and Margo. Beloved son-in-law of Elke and John Knoche, brother-in-law of Roland (Andrea). Sadly missed by his many nieces and nepehews. Predecesed by his brother Robert Gates. Cremation with a Private Family Graveside Service, Mount Hope Cemetery, Brighton. As an expression of sympathy, donations to The Bridge Hospice, Warkworth, would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in care of the Brighton Funeral Home (613 475-2121).
Ronald ArendsFriday, March 17, 2017
ARENDS, Ronald Peter “Softly and tenderly Jesus is calling, calling all sinners come home……” The Lord called Peacefully home, Campbellford General Hospital on Friday, March 10, 2017. Ron Arends, age 56, owner Cottages on Wheels and Brighton Rv Spa. Beloved husband of Amanda Arends (DeMille) – 6 years. Dear father of Joshua, Logan, and Devon. Survived by his brother Clare and his wife Susan (Bowmanville), and his first wife Cheryel Gibson (Lindsay). Revered grandson-in-law of Shirley Bigford, son-in-law of Donald and Brenda DeMille. Cherished brother, brother-in-law, uncle, grand uncle, cousin and friend to many. A Celebration of Ron’s Life will be held at the Fellowship Christian Reformed Church, 204 Main Street, Brighton on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 1 o’clock, with a light lunch and fellowship to follow. Cremation with interment in Bowmanville Cemetery at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to the Campbellford Memorial Hospital Foundation, or your local humane society. Arrangements in care of the Brighton Funeral Home, (613 475-2121). www.rushnellfamilyservices.com...
Sherwood MillerWednesday, December 07, 2016
Sherwood Miller of Brighton, son of the late Robert and Margaret Miller (Dickie). Loving husband of Gertrude “Trudie” Miller. Dear father of Ian Miller of Scarborough, Timothy Miller of Campbellford, and Leslie Couture (André) of Cobourg. Predeceased by his daughter Patricia Miller. Brother of Jim Miller (Doreen) of Kelowna, B.C., Kay Savey (Eric) Sturgeon County Alberta , Carol Dann (Bob) St. Albert Alberta, Jeanette Logan of Leduc, Alberta, and Marlene Thibideau (Marcel) Oroville of California. Sadly missed by his grandchildren, Jordan, Sarah, Josh, Mikayla, Noah, and his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his grandson Jesse. The family will receive friends at the Brighton Funeral Home, 130 Main Street, Brighton (613-475-2121) on Thursday, December 8, 2016 from 2 to 4 p.m. Memorial Service will be held at Smithfield United Church on Friday, December 9, 2016 at 1 o’clock. Cremation with interment in Greenwood Cemetery at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Smithfield United Church would be appreciated by the family. firstname.lastname@example.org...
Joan NesbittWednesday, December 07, 2016
Also remembered by her many nieces, nephews, close friends, and caregivers. In keeping with Joan’s wishes, there will be no visitation or service. Cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Campbellford Memorial Hospital Foundation or the Peterborough Regional Health Centre Foundation would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the STIRLING FUNERAL CHAPEL 87 James St., Stirling (613-395-2424). On-line condolences at www.rushnellfamilyservices.com...
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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The Canadian Press
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. (...
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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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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