Kanata ON Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Janetta McKenzieFriday, March 17, 2017
Almonte Country Haven, reaching her 94th year just last week. Beloved wife of the late Robert "Bob" McKenzie and dearly loved mother of Nancy (the late Raymond) Dupuis of Almonte, Robbie (Jane) of Kanata, Donald (Cindy) Kenneth, Ron (Wendy) all of Ottawa, and Janet (Jim) Smith of Constance Bay. Proud Grandma of 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by a granddaughter; Heather McKenzie and her siblings, Ivan and Frank Hamilton, Hazel Stewart, all of Almonte, On area, Beatrice Kilsby, Quesnel, BC, Alex and Albert Hamilton, both of Hamilton, On.
Friends may call at the
C. R. Gamble Funeral Home & Chapel
(127 Church Street, Almonte, ON., 613-256-3313)
for visiting on Friday, March 17, 2017 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm and where Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 11am. Reception to follow at Almonte United Church Hall. Spring interment Auld Kirk Cemetery, Almonte. Memorial donations in memory of Janetta may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation and would be greatly appreciated by her family.
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'Chloe had a spark of life in her that was pure sunshine': Kanata school mourns death of teen in apparent overdose - Ottawa CitizenFriday, February 17, 2017
North Abaco Potcake Rescue for mixed breed Caribbean dogs,” where the family often vacationed.Kotval attended Stephen Leacock Public School in Kanata before attending All Saints. She played football and was a cheerleader.Her mother is a nurse at The Ottawa Hospital while her father is an executive at Nokia.Kotval’s death comes as Ottawa Public Health has stepped up its education about the dangers of opioids such as fentanyl, with more information available at the website StopOverdoseOttawa.ca.All Saints is planning a tribute to Chloe next week.Kotval’s funeral will be held Sunday at 4:30 p.m. at Tubman Funeral Home, 3440 Richmond Rd. in Bells Corners. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations to the Trillium Gift of Life Network for organ donations or North Abaco Potcake Rescue.email@example.comTwitter.com/getBAC
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Brother of 2 sisters stabbed to death charged with 1st- and 2nd-degree murder - CBC.caTuesday, December 27, 2016
Hundreds of people paid their respects to the two women during a funeral service Sunday afternoon at the Jami Omar Mosque on Old Richmond Road.
Imam Sikander Hashmi of the Kanata Muslim Association said Nasiba A-Noor had taught at the Tarbiyah Learning centre with his wife.
Many of her former students attended Sunday's service, Hashmi said.
"We would often see her walking out to catch the bus. It's just so tragic, you know, that today we're here to offer her funeral prayers," he said.
"[They were] gentle souls, and what's most tragic is that the world needs more people like this."
The deaths of the A-Noor sisters are the city's 23rd and 24th homicides of 2016.
The Ottawa Police Service is currently conducting a review of its historical homicide data, but the last time Ottawa saw this many homicides in a single year was likely 1995 — when the number of homicides was somewhere between 23 and 25.
Police tape is strung up near a snow-covered set of railroad tracks where Ottawa police say a man was arrested in connection with the Friday night killings of two women. (CBC)
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Constance MillsFriday, September 30, 2016
September 22, 2016 at age 93. Beloved wife of Stanley for 66 years and cherished father of Gregg (Ellie) of Florida, Karen (Robin) of Kingston, Jeffrey (Gillian) of Cedar Hill and Linda (Ed) of Kanata. Dearly missed by her grandchildren, Lucas, Matthew (Victoria), Meaghan (Joe), and Hannah and great grandchildren, Easton and Lachlan. Her family extends heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Matthew Tiffany and the exceptional staff of the Rosamond Wing for their kindness and care. The family will receive friends at the C.R. Gamble Funeral Home, 127 Church Street. Almonte, ON, on Monday, September 26th from 12:30 to 2:30 pm. A funeral service will follow at St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 70 Clyde Street at 3:00 pm. Interment Auld Kirk Cemetery followed by a reception in the church hall. Connie was a loving mother, wonderful friend, and dedicated teacher. She will be remembered by many families whose children she blessed with the gift of literacy. In lieu of flowers donations to Mills Community Support would be gratefully received.
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Funeral service held for World War Two veteran... - www.ottawacommunitynews.com/Friday, September 02, 2016
A funeral service of life and thanksgiving in honour of John Herbert Wall was held at St. Thomas Anglican Church in Stittsville, followed by interment at Maple Grove Cemetery in Kanata.
Herb Wall, who died on Monday, Aug. 1, was born on July 9, 1921 on a farm at Hazeldean, one of the children of Sarah Bradley and John Wall.
He served six years overseas with the Canadian Army Postal Corps in World War Two, attaining the rank of Sergeant, after which he worked for the Post Office, serving as Postmaster at both RCAF Station Uplands and in Stirling, ON. He was also a long standing member of the Royal Canadian Legion.
He met his wife, the former Mary Hobbs, at a postwar “welcome home” reception and they were married for 62 years until her death in 2014.
In keeping with the family’s wishes, the funeral service included involvement of a Royal Canadian Legion colour party, a bagpiper and a bugler. Members from the Kanata and Stittsville Legion branches were both involved.
Legion poppies were distributed to everyone at the funeral service and the service began with the Royal Canadian Legion colour party being led to the casket at the front of the church by bagpiper Jor...
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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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. (...