Langton ON Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Mistakes Were Made: season two of web series goes online Sunday - The Suburban NewspaperFriday, April 21, 2017
Roberts Salée.This season features new faces, notably Hamza Haq, Jacob Reardon and Pointe Claire’s Matt Langton as potential love interests. Kirkland’s Chris Palucci also has some cameo appearances and is quite funny. Quixote Productions, launched last year as crowdfunding initiative through IndieGoGo, helped finance this second season, surpassing the original financial target and gaining support from many key players in the Montreal film community. The first season was selected in eight film festivals to date and collected multiple wins.If you check out the trailer, you will see Roberts Salée’s character wearing a neck brace. It is really worked into the script in many different ways. “I actually really did break my neck a few years ago,” she told me. “I had an accident diving into a pool. I am lucky now that I can make light of it.”COFFEE AND CAKE:Montreal – Mise En Forme S.G.S. is organizing a “Coffee and Cake with your Community Doctors” this Saturday, April 22 (1 to 5 p.m) at the Centre Communautaire Sarto-Desnoyers in Dorval. This free event will feature seminars on health from public healthcare doctors and information on eating disorders and smoking cessation. There will be coffee and cake served and door prizes as well. No registration is required. Seminars will be facilitated by the likes of Dr. Joe Schwarcz, Dr. Christopher Labos, Dr. Derek da Costa and Dr. Lea Thaler. Organizer Jonathan Kerr urges everyone to come learn about health topics that affect you and your family. Log on to www.sgsfitness.com for its list of exciting seminars!IN MEMORIAM: Dollard des Ormeaux’s Vincent Zerounian passed away last week at the age of 80. Born in Cairo, Egypt he immigrated to Montreal in 1964 and was the devoted husband to my friend and former colleague Aline for 55 years, loving father to his children Christine and Philippe and proud Poppa to Scott and Sabrina. Vincent could always be found with a warm smile, good book, cigarette and scotch at a blackjack table. A few short weeks ago he had a massive heart attack and was well cared for by the staff of the Intensive Care Unit at the Lakeshore General Hospital. His family wishes to invite friends on Sunday, June 4 (1 p.m.) to the Rideau Funeral Home (4275, Boulevard des Sources), followed by a memorial Service at 1:30 p.m.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
Death Notices January 2017 - Port Dover Maple LeafFriday, January 06, 2017
Jean Jackson (late Gordon), Elizabeth Barath (late Joe), both of Simcoe; and by his brother-in-law Doug Souilliere (Marilyn) of Port Dover. Sadly missed by Evelyn’s siblings Gordon Smith (Rosann) of Langton and Audrey Smith of Simcoe as well as by nieces, nephews and many extended family. Predeceased by his parents, the late David (1987) and Wilhelmina (1990) Shoff and by his sister Anne Souilliere (2008). Ernie owned and operated Ernest Shoff Haulage and in his later years drove truck for the Region of Haldimand-Norfolk. He was a long-time member of Woodhouse United Church and will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Friends shared their memories of Ernie with his family at the Jason Smith Funeral Chapel, 689 Norfolk St. North Simcoe at the visitation on Friday, December 30, 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Ernie’s funeral service was held at Woodhouse United Church, Hwy# 24 South at Hwy#6 on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Rev. Jeff Smith officiated. Private interment: Langton Baptist Cemetery. Those wishing to donate in memory of Ernie are asked to consider Woodhouse United Church. Personal online condolences at www.smithfuneralchapel.com 519-426-0199.
David ‘Fuzz’ StephensSTEPHENS, David Scott (Fuzz). After a courageous battle David passed away peacefully in his Father’s arms on December 29, 2016 at the age of 50. Beloved father of Carly and Christopher who were the greatest pride, joy and love of his life. Lovingly remembered by his mother Carol Lake, father Bob, brothers Kenneth (Dina), Todd (Theresia), Trevor (Teresa), uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces, nephews and a very large circle of friends. David enjoyed his time working at the Dover General and made many friends in his coworkers and customers. David was involved in minor hockey and youth baseball where he enjoyed watching his kids giving it all to the sports. We will miss David’s quick wit and trying to make everyone else feel better during his journey. A funeral and Celebration of Life Service was held in David’s memory on Monday, January 2, 2017 at 1 p.m. at Grace United Church corners of St. George and Chapman Sts. followed by a private family Graveside Service. Rev. Jeffrey Smith and Pastor Moody officiating. Arrangements have been entrusted to Thompson Waters Funeral Home, 102 First Ave Port Dover (519-583-1530). For those wishing, donations to Port Dover Minor Hockey or Youth Baseball would be great...
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. (...
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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