Hudson QC Obituaries and Funeral Related News
A Bite-Size Square of Canada’s History, Culture and Craving - The New York TimesWednesday, March 27, 2019
CreditCreditCon Poulos for The New York Times. Food Stylist: Christine Albano.By Sara BonisteelMarch 22, 2019The Canadian city of Nanaimo, in British Columbia, has been a scrappy outpost of the Hudson's Bay Company, a coal mining center and a timber town. But its place in history may be forever entwined with its culinary namesake, one of the world's sweetest treats.The Nanaimo bar (pronounced nuh-NYE-mo) is a three-layer no-bake square that for the last seven decades or so has been a steadfast source of comfort to Canadians at weddings and funerals, birthdays and bar mitzvahs. Across the country, you'll find the sugary bars for sale at small-town gas stations and supermarkets, where they compete with a class="css-1g7m0tk" href="https://www.presidentschoice.ca/en_CA/products/productlisting/pc-nanaimo-bar-baking-mix.
VIDEO: A thousand come out to honour two BC girls found dead Christmas Day - Trail TimesThursday, April 12, 2018
The choirs and musicians filled the cathedral with songs chosen personally by Cotton.Family friend Sandra Hudson gave the eulogy, sharing loving and humourous stories of Chloe and Aubrey Berry.The Very Reverend M. Ansley Tucker offered guidance to the reeling community.“Our whole life compass has been scrambled,” said Rev. Tucker. “We will be changed forever but the question is how we change. And that is up to us.”After the service, the community filed into the Christ Church Cathedral School gym where Chloe attended school. A circle of hugs and support encircled Sarah Cotton in the room decorated with rainbow coloured roses.“We’ve taken a lot of care in planning over the last 10 days or so,” said family spokesperson Trisha Lees ahead of today’s public memorial service.As expected by organizers, close to a thousand people flowed through the front doors of the church for the 11 a.m. service to celebrate the sisters.The Oak Bay News will be live outside Christ Church Cathedral for the funeral of Chloe and Aubrey Berry, two young girls found dead on Christmas Day. Go to our Facebook page for live coverage. #yyjhttps://t.co/A1tBpIclRdpic.twitter.com/YyZ9TOmVBJ— Oak Bay News (@OakBayNews) January 12, 2018Christ Church Cathedral School, where Chloe attended Grade 1, released the students today and the gymnasium was open for the reception following the service.While Chloe attended Willows elementary for kindergarten, she loved her new school Lees said.“She really loved this school, she really thrived here,” Lees said. “The thing she was talking about most was learning French.”Family friends and spokespeople briefly spoke with media ahead of the public celebration of life for Chloe and Aubrey Berry today at Christ Church Cathedral #oakbay#yyjpic.twitter.com/uddEA2NAhc— Oak Bay News (@OakBayNews) January 12, 2018“My most favourite memories of them are a series of them really, where we spent time a...
Richard E. Paré, 81, of Marlborough - Community AdvocateThursday, April 12, 2018
Sunday, April 8, 2018 after a brief illness, surrounded by his family.He was the loving family man to his wife, Joy A. (Hughes), for 59 years; his daughter, Jill Tracy and her husband Dick of Hudson; and his son, Rick Paré and his wife Tracey of Marlborough. He was the proud “Bumpy” to grandson Adam Tracy and his wife Sarah of Hudson, granddaughter Lauren Tracy and her partner Edwood Jean-Baptiste of Fitchburg, granddaughter Alexandria Paré, and grandson Cody Paré of Marlborough; and great-grandchildren Elizabeth and Logan Tracy of Hudson and Bradley Jean-Baptiste of Fitchburg. Besides his beloved wife and family, he leaves behind his sisters, Doris Paré of Hyannis and Janette Paré of Beverly Hills, Fla., and his brother, Roger Paré, also of Hyannis. He was predeceased by his brothers, Robert Paré and Kenneth Paré.Dick was born in Southbridge and grew up in Cambridge with his parents, Rose and Harold Norton. He attended the Cambridge Schools, graduating as an accomplished cabinetmaker from Cambridge Rindge Tech. He joined the U.S. Coast Guard where he was educated in hydraulics working on the ship engines. Upon his honorable discharge, he married his childhood sweetheart Joy and began his life of family.Dick was educated at Wentworth Institu...
Sisters found dead on Christmas Day symbolized by butterflies at funeral - Nanaimo News NOW Thursday, April 12, 2018
We are forever changed by losing these two girls."Aubrey was remembered for her performance as the angel Gabriel in the school's Christmas nativity pageant.Family friend Sandra Hudson said Aubrey reminded her mother, Sarah Cotton, of a pixie, which is why she chose her first name because it means ruler of the elf kingdom.Chloe could make the sun shine while Aubrey had the "power to melt our hearts," said Hudson.Emma Cotton said she spoke to her cousin Sarah on Christmas Day about the sisters travelling to England for a visit with their relatives this year."I have so many wonderful memories of Chloe and Aubrey, which I will cherish for the rest of my life," she said. "Rest in peace my little darlings. You are true angels now." Dirk Meissner, The Canadian PressNote to readers: This is a corrected story. A previous version misstated the first name of the girls' mother, Sarah Cotton.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
Humboldt Broncos tragedy: Memorials flourish where hockey players lived and where they died - Saskatoon StarPhoenixThursday, April 12, 2018
Edmonton Oilers,” he says, shaking his head. “We heard about the accident when we were on the road heading back home.”Mervin Delowski made the hour’s drive from Hudson Bay, Sask. to pay his respects. “My grandson, Michael Ferland, plays for the Calgary Flames,” says Delowski, whose front licence plate bears the NHL team’s flaming C red logo. “I needed to come and pay my respects to these fallen members of our hockey family.”Margaret Daniels, a Cree elder, leads a small group up to the shrine overflowing with candles, flowers, hockey pucks and stuffed toys.“I was at the vigil and I promised the families I would come by and bless the site,” she says, “so that all the hockey players would rise up to heaven, non-stop.”RelatedFull coverage: Humboldt Broncos bus firstname.lastname@example.orgLet's block ads! (Why?)...
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...
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 ...
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...