Odessa ON Obituaries and Funeral Related News
What's Up: Wednesday, Feb. 20 - The Kingston Whig-StandardSaturday, March 02, 2019
Gardiners Rd. For more information, call 613-384-0888 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.FILL A BAG: Clothes, boots, and shoes for $5 at Emmanuel United Church Sharing Centre, 63 Factory St., Odessa. Every Tuesday and Wednesday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Thursday 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.FEB FEST: Runs from Feb. 17-24 at the Gananoque branch of the Royal Canadian Legion, held by the Ladies Auxiliary. A hot lunch every day, with a variety of daily events. A schedule is posted at the legion or online at www.rclbranch92.com/upcomingevents.html.LENNOX & ADDINGTON HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY: Meet at the Morning Star Mission, 59 Water St., Napanee at 7 p.m. All are welcome. Guest Speaker is Alice Smith-Paint Your Garden, "The Poppy".MODERATE EXERCISE GROUP: 9 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Deseronto Public Library, 358 Main St. Come join in and participate in a walking exercise video workout. Donations to the food bank are appreciated. For more information, call 613-396-2744.SHAKE, RATTLE & ROLL: 10:30 a.m. at the Deseronto Public Library, 358 Main St. Children ages 0-4 can come and learn basic, rhythm, tempo and timbre to their favourite nursery rhymes. For more information, call 613-396-2744.LITTLE PICASSOS: 5:30 p.m. every first Wednesday at the Deseronto Public Library, 358 Main St. This is a painting program for children ages 5 -14. We will put a painting lesson on the big screen and all paint together. For more information, call 613-396-2744.LEGION BREAKFAST: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Bath branch of the Royal Canadian Legion. Everyone welcome.~~~~~Want your community event included?Submit information for the Community Listings a minimum of 14 days before the date of publication to KingstonEvents@sunmedia.ca. Include a brief description of the event, location (with the address), time and the name and phone number of the person submitting the information, within the body of the email. Weekly or repeating listings need to be resubmitted each month.
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Bernardo "Bernie" Fernandez - Richland SourceThursday, December 14, 2017
Chicago, and Brian Fernandez, of Akron; great-granddaughter, Becca; brothers, Tony (Hortencia) Fernandez and Reynaldo (Grace) Fernandez, both of El Paso, Texas, and Eddie (Feli) Fernandez, of Midland-Odessa, Texas; sisters, Naomi Brady and Elvia (Louis) Snivley, both of El Paso, Texas; brothers-in-law, William (Connie) Hunter and Robert (Bonnie) Hunter; many nieces, nephews and other relatives; and special friends, Robert and Patricia Bolk, of Virginia and Krista Schnerer, of Mansfield.In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers, Francisco, Javier, and John Fernandez; his sister, Delia Muro; and a sister-in-law, Kathy Roberts.Family and friends may visit from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 at the Ontario Home of Wappner Funeral Directors, 100 S. Lexington-Springmill Road. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Father Nelson Beaver at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017 at St. Mary of the Snows Catholic Church, 1630 Ashland Road Mansfield, Ohio.Burial will take place at Mansfield Memorial Park with military honors. Memorial contributions can be made to the family in care of Wappner Funeral Directors.Words of comfort may be expressed at www.wappner.com.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
John Heyman, Distinguished Financier and Producer, Dies at 84 - VarietyWednesday, July 05, 2017
David Lean’s 1984 E.M. Forster adaptation “A Passage to India.”Over the course of his career he arranged financing of more than $3 billion to co-finance films including “Awakenings” and “The Odessa File” (at Columbia), “Edward Scissorhands,” “Home Alone” and “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” (Fox), “Victor/Victoria” and “Trail of the Pink Panther” (MGM), “Black Rain,” “Chinatown,” “Grease,” “Heaven Can Wait,” “Looking for Mr. Goodbar,” “Marathon Man,” “Saturday Night Fever” and “Star Trek: The Motion Picture” (Paramount), “Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes” (Warner Bros.) and “The Man Who Would Be King” (Allied Artists).Heyman’s International Artists Agency, at the time the largest independent artists’ agency outside the U.S., repped top talent including Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, but in 1961 IAA launched the subsidiary World Film Sales, which ushered in a hugely important innovation for the movie industry when it became the first company to pre-sell and license films territory by territory.Heyman pioneered structured financing in 1962 because, while vehicles for Elizabeth Taylor were easy to set up, he needed money for films that would feature working actors like Trevor Howard and Jack Hawkins.World Film Sales was sold to ITC in 1973. Eventually Heyman built up what would be called the World Group of Companies Limited, through which, over the span of more than four decades, he served as producer, co-producer, packager, co-financier, and/or distributor of numerous films that have grossed a total of more than $7 billion.He also financed or produced plays, including the longest-running “Hamlet” in Broadway starring Richard Burton and directed by John Gielgud. That production was adapted for film and became the first feature Heyman produced in 1964.The films packaged, financed or produced b...
Kathryn Pawloski - Times Record NewsTuesday, May 09, 2017
Catholic Church. A Prayer Service will be at 7 P.M., Wednesday, at Hampton Vaughan Funeral Home. Burial will be at 11 A.M. Friday in Fort Sill National Cemetery.Kathryn was born on March 3, 1946 in Odessa, Texas to Edmund J. and Eloise Joyce Nevill Majewski. She married Bernard Pawloski, Jr. on December 14, 1958 in Wichita Falls. He preceded her in death on June 14, 2016. She was a retired teacher with the Windthorst ISD, where she taught for 23 years. She was a member of the Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church and the Lawton and Ft. Sill Stamp Club.Survivors include her children: Bernard S. Pawloski III and wife Carrie, and Lisa Marie Claus and fiance Dustin Lasater; sister: Julie Majewski-Smith; brothers: Edmund J. Majewski, Jr., Stephen Mark Majewski, Gregory Nevill Majewski, and Richard Patrick Majewski; and grandchildren: Caitlin Libertie Pawloski, Anastasia Marie Pawloski, Parker William Pawloski, and Pierce Benjamin Pawloski.In memory of Kathryn, please read and pray Ecclesiates 3: 1 - 8. Online condolences may be made at hamptonvaughancrestview.com.Read or Share this story: http://wtrne.ws/2poaiuzLet's block ads! (Why?)...
Aubrey SharpFriday, March 17, 2017
Ryan, Jessica, Rachael, Michael; great-grandchildren Jadyn, Ally, Carson and Finn. Also remembered by Betty's children Bob (Cindi), Bill (Heather); both of Sherwood Park, AB and Bonny (Rick) of Odessa. The family will receive friends at the RUSHNELL FUNERAL CENTRE, 60 Division Street, Trenton (613-392-2111) on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, March 16th, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Tom Walton officiating. Inurnment Mount Evergreen Cemetery at a later date. If desired, Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or University Hospitals Kingston Foundation/Cancer Centre of SE Ontario at KGH would be appreciated by the family. On-line condolences at www.rushnellfamilyservices.com...
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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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. (...