Quinte West ON Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Sports in short: March 16 - Belleville IntelligencerThursday, April 12, 2018
Kellen Irwin was voted Player of the Game.Previous scores were: Bulls 4, Peterborough 1; Bulls 3, Peterborough 0; Peterborough 4, Bulls 2.ON DECK: League final vs. Kingston, TBA.QUINTE WEST PEEWEE HAWKSThe peewee A Quinte West Hawks will clash with the Erie Northshore (Kingsville) Storm in an OMHA all-Ontario championship series set to start this weekend at Community Gardens in Trenton.Hawks carry an overall season record of 62-6-5 into the provincial final, including three tournament titles. They won the Lakeshore League penannt with an undefeate record of 28-0-2 and were international Silver Stick finalists.Games 1 and 2 are in Trenton; Games 3 and 4 are in Kingsville.ON DECK: Game 1 Saturday at Community Gardens, 4 p.m.; Game 2 Sunday at 1 p.m. at Community 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?)...
Police probe death of woman in residence at CFB Trenton - CTV NewsWednesday, December 14, 2016
Reid was a member of the military.
A post-mortem has been scheduled for Wednesday at the Ottawa Hospital.
The Quinte West OPP Crime Unit and the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service continue the investigation.
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E-cigarette ban request at QW council - Belleville IntelligencerThursday, November 10, 2016
QUINTE WEST - Former Murray Township reeve, deputy reeve and Northumberland County councillor James Quinn has died.Deputy Reeve Jim Alyea described Quinn as his “political mentor.”Quinn died Sunday. He was in his 88th year.“It was Jim who got me into politics and I was lucky to serve with him from 1990 to 1992,” said Alyea at Monday’s city council meeting.“He was a great inspiration and a great friend,” added Alyea.Alyea said he was asked by Quinn to serve on the township’s planning board in 1978.“That’s where I got my start in municipal politics,” said Alyea, noting those were the days the township did not have an official plan.Visitation for Quinn will be held at the Rushnell Funeral Centre on Division Street in Trenton on Wednesday (Nov. 9) from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and again on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.A service will follow at the funeral centre beginning at 11 a.m.A call to ban e-cigarettesA local volunteer with the Canadian Cancer Society is asking the city to strike a bylaw p...
Cancer looms over deaths of two Quinte West... - www.insidebelleville.com/Friday, November 04, 2016
Trenton – A large funeral procession honoured the life of Quinte West firefighter Jason Forth in Trenton on Monday Oct. 17.
The 43-year-died Tuesday Oct. 11 after battling cancer.
It has been a difficult time for the Quinte West Fire Department as firefighters also mourned the death of volunteer firefighter Ron Globe at a service on Wednesday Oct. 12 after he too succumbed to cancer. Globe, a special constable with Belleville police, was 56 when he died of esophogeal cancer.
“Both guys were excellent firefighters and served the community in many ways,” said Quinte West Fire Chief John Whelan.
Forth died of multiple myeloma. He is survived by his wife Michelle and three children.
Whelan said Globe joined the Quinte West Fire Department at Station #2 Murray in 2011 as a volunteer and Whelan also worked with him during Whelan’s own years as a police officer in Belleville.
Forth started as a volunteer firefighter with Quinte West in 2004 and Whelan said he was hired on full-time in 2011.
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Mourning loss of colleagues - Belleville IntelligencerFriday, October 28, 2016
Members of local emergency services are mourning the loss of two men today.
Last week, Ron Globe, a special constable with the Belleville Police Services and a volunteer firefighter with Quinte West Fire Department, Station 2, died.
Globe, an avid scuba diver and master instructor, “strived to make a difference every day,” his obituary states. He died on Oct. 3, at the age of 55.
On Tuesday evening, the Quinte West Fire Department learned of another loss – firefighter Jason Forth, who died at the age of 43.
Both men died of cancer.
Belleville Police Chief Cory MacKay said Globe started his involvement with the city police force as an auxiliary member in February 1990. On January 17th, 2000, he started work as a special constable. In that role, he worked with the police bureau office at the courthouse with a variety of responsibilities.
“In 2010, Ron received a Chief’s Commendation in recognition of his actions on January 2, 2008 in saving a life by providing CPR to an individual in cardiac arrest. Ron has also been recognized by multiple community organizations for his contributions to our service and the community,” MacKay wrote in an e-mail to The Intelligencer.
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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