Dorval QC Obituaries and Funeral Related News
'The perfect kid': Montreal teen killed after being struck by train near Lancaster, Ont. - CBC.caWednesday, July 05, 2017
Only weeks after graduating high school, a 16-year-old from Dorval, Que., was killed after being hit by a Via Rail train near Lancaster, Ont., on Monday night.Tristan Morrissette-Perkins was on the tracks with friends when the Montreal-bound train struck him. His cousin Bailey Morrissette, 17, was with him at the time. They were with another teenager, a 15-year-old who hasn't been identified."We were on the tracks taking pictures and didn't see or hear the train until the last minute and we ran and he didn't make it," Morrissette told CBC News.Morrissette-Perkins, a student at John Rennie High School in Montreal's West Island and the top scorer on the midget AA Royals, was pronounced dead at the scene. "[He was] the perfect kid — always laughing, smiling, joking around. Everyone loved him," said Morrissette, who was unharmed in the incident.School offers supportJohn Rennie High School in Pointe-Claire is offering counselling for students who may need someone to talk to about Morrissette-Perkins's sudden death. 'If you wanted a son, that's the s...
Mistakes Were Made: season two of web series goes online Sunday - The Suburban NewspaperFriday, April 21, 2017
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?)...
'They're no different than us': Montreal mosques open doors to public - CBC.caThursday, March 09, 2017
Jean-Talon Street East.Madani Mosque & Quran Islamic Education for children and adults at 12080 Laurentien Boulevard.Association Musulmane Turque de Montréal at 416 Neptune Boulevard in Dorval.Imani Community Centre at 550 Richmond Street.Masjid Alfalah at 1885 Nielsen Street, in Saint-Hubert.ICNA Montreal Centre de Resources et Banque Alimentaire at 5876 Upper Lachine Road.Islamic Community Center at 5905 Grande Allée, in Brossard.Centre Communautaire Musulman De Longueuil at 1398 De Chambly Road, in Longueuil.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
Dozens of bikers attend funeral for Hells Angels member gunned down in Peel - Yahoo News CanadaWednesday, March 27, 2019
Saturday afternoon for the funeral of a Hells Angels motorcycle gang member shot to death in Mississauga earlier this month.Motorcycle club members from across Ontario and as far away as Quebec and British Columbia attended a service for Michael Deabaitua-Schulde at the Vescio Funeral Home in Woodbridge.Deabaitua-Schulde, 32, was described by police as a "well-entrenched" member of the notorious motorcycle gang's Niagara chapter. He was gunned down in the parking lot of HUF Boxing Gym on March 11, in what investigators called a targeted hit.Police have arrested four men from Montreal in connection with the daylight slaying.View photosPaul Smith/CBCMoreMany Hells Angels, along with members of allied outlaw motorcycle clubs - commonly called "support clubs" - were seen milling about outside the funeral home before the service began. There was also a heavy police presence, with officers from the OPP and York keeping a close eye on those in attendance.Funerals for club members often offer police a rare opportunity to keep tabs on the who's who of the biker underworld.The Hells Angels have hundreds of members in Canada. The gang first moved into Ontario in 2000, after they emerged victorious ...
Hundreds of Hells Angels expected for murdered biker’s Woodbridge funeral as police search for suspect with lengthy record - Toronto StarWednesday, March 27, 2019
Star.Hells Angels' biker Michael (Diaz) Deabaitua-Schulde, 32, who was gunned down in Mississauga on Monday. (GoFundMe)A Quebec man with Hells Angels ties is already in custody on first-degree murder charges and police have issued a Canada-wide first-degree murder warrant for another Montreal man who has a history of weapons possession, fraud and possession of false documents, and is awaiting trial for allegedly intimidating someone connected to the court system.The funeral of Deabaitua-Schulde, a father of two, is set for Saturday, March 23 at the Vescio Funeral Home in Woodbridge, according to the funeral home’s website. A GoFundMe page has also been set up in Deabaitua-Schulde’s name.“God called Michael on Monday March 11, 2019, at the age of 32,” his online obituary begins. “He will be forever missed by his loving spouse, Ashley and his children … He will be held dear in the hearts of his family, relatives, and many friends.”Article Continued BelowAs his funeral is being planned, police continue to hunt for Montreal fugitive Joseph Pallotta, 38.Deabaitua-Schulde was shot dead shortly before noon on Monday outside a gym in Mississauga at 700 Dundas St. E., near Cawthra Road.Peel Regional Police chief Chris McCord said that Deabaitua-Schulde was the victim of a targeted attack.Pallotta is considered armed and dangerous.Peel Regional Police announced...
James Shea remembered as 'fervent advocate' for education, language rights - Montreal GazetteWednesday, March 27, 2019
A fervent advocate for Quebec's English-speaking community and an impassioned proponent of bilingualism.'
James Shea of Aylmer, an educator and minority language rights advocate, died on Saturday. He was 76.Chairman of the Western Quebec School Board and retired superintendent of the Ottawa Catholic School Board, Shea was also the former president of the Quebec Communities Group Network (QCGN) and immediate past president of the Regional Association of West Quebecers.
In a communiqué issued Monday, current QCGN president Geoffrey Chambers described Shea as "a fervent advocate for Quebec's English-speaking community and an impassioned proponent of bilingualism," adding he was "serving at the helm when QCGN successfully advocated for increased support from the federal government's Official Languages strategy as well as recognition from the provincial government that f...