Lasalle QC Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Funeral services to be held for Shaw Family - WQAD.comThursday, April 12, 2018
Sauk Valley Community College where he studied engineering science. He met and fell in love with Melissa, and they were married July 19, 2014.Tim worked at Exelon Nuclear, LaSalle Station, as mechanical maintenance FLS. Tim was a devoted, loving father to Ethen, LeAnne, Hailey, and Dylan, and stepfather to Mackenzie and Alex. He enjoyed life, and made life enjoyable for those who knew him.Melissa graduated in June 1998, from Rock Falls High School and received her associate degree from Sauk Valley Community College in 2002. Melissa was an assistant manger at Maurice’s in Dixon. She had passion for her children, music, animals, and flowers.Ethen liked working with computers and was planning to join the Navy as an IT on submarines, after graduating from high school. LeAnne loved wolves and liked to read and draw. Hailey enjoyed cooking, giraffes, and being outdoors with her family. Dylan loved to fish and play with Legos and cars.People who knew the family say they were loving people and close to their community."Hailey rode my bus and was really kind and upbeat and an awesome energetic person. Never tried to make anyone mad offended anything just really kind and up beat," said a student who went to school with Hailey.Visitation for the family was held on December 5. The funeral will be held at 11 o’clock at the Elks Lodge located at 1279 Franklin Grove Road in Dixon. A military proceeding for Tim will follow.The cause of the fire has still not been determined. Investigators do not suspect foul play.41.904670-89.357113Let's block ads! (Why?)...
Urgel Bourgie Feron Official Opening in LaSalle - The Suburban NewspaperThursday, April 12, 2018
LaSalle Mayor Manon Barbe, MNA Robert Poeti and City Councillor Monique Vallée joined 125 officials and dignitaries at the red ribbon cutting ceremony of Urgel Bourgie Feron Athos in LaSalle last week.The new funeral complex is located at 1275 Dollard near Jean Brillant, in the building that used to house Buffet Sorrento.“People are telling us that this is a place of significant lifetime ceremonies,” said Daniela Romano, executive director of the complex. “They had their baptisms and marriages here, and now this is where they’ll go to end their lives too.”The new funeral complex replaces a smaller one on Shevchenko that closed in April. The new location has been operating since then so that staff could be fully trained and ready to answer questions at the opening last week.“We kept the Feron’s name specifically to let people know that we didn’t close to leave them behind,” said Romano. “A lot more people are coming. We are serving more people from the Italian community.”Urgel Bourgie g...
Pending Arrangements - Quad City TimesThursday, December 14, 2017
Noe “Bud” DeRycke, 96, of Sheffield, Illinois, passed away on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at the LaSalle Veterans’ Home, LaSalle, Illinois. Arrangements are pending at Vandemore Funeral Home and Crematory, Atkinson.Daniel Jon Drosopoulos, 64, of Morrison, Illinois, passed away on Monday, September 11, 2017. Arrangements are pending at Bosma-Renkes Funeral Homes, Ltd., Morrison.Jane Ellen Fransen, 73, of Morrison, Illinois, passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at Resthave Nursing Home in Morrison. Arrangements are pending at Bosma-Renkes Funeral Homes, Ltd., Morrison.Theodore L. Giebel, 41, of Geneseo, Illinois, passed away suddenly Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Vandemore Funeral Home & Crematory, Geneseo.Louise L. Hellstrom, 78, of Silvis, passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at Trinity Rock Island Arrangements are pending at Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory Ltd., Moline.Ova L. Lucas, 72, of Bettendorf, passed away on Monday, September 11, 2017, in Bettendorf. Arrangements are pending at McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.James L.
Memorial Cup notebook: Spitfires Day, Sea Dogs Veleno make tournament history - Windsor StarFriday, June 2, 2017
His funeral was Friday.Hayward spent more than 40 years scouting hockey for Cornwall, Belleville, Sarnia, Windsor and Saginaw.Rutherford chosenLaSalle’s Geoff Rutherford was among six linesmen named to officiate in this year’s Memorial Cup.A 16-year OHL veteran, this is Rutherford’s first Memorial Cup. He’s scheduled to work his first game on Saturday between the Erie Otters and Seattle Thunderbirds.email@example.com/winstarparkerLet's block ads! (Why?)...
Antonius TeklenburgTuesday, May 9, 2017
Jesse, Jake, Bradley and Lewis. Tony was born in Holland June 9th, 1940. He, Anke and their three young daughters came to Canada November of 1973. They opened up their first restaurant on Lasalle in 1974 and retired in 2008. Tony was not only proud of his Dutch heritage but very proud to be a Canadian. He enjoyed life, travel, his gardens, classical music and took pride in living in Sudbury. Not only a well known and distinguished businessman, was very involved with in our community being Past President of the Rotary Club of Sudbury and a dedicated member of the Chamber of Commerce. Tony’s gentle nature and bright smile will be missed.
A memorial service will be held in the R. J. Barnard Chapel, Jackson & Barnard Funeral Home, 233 Larch Street, Sudbury on Monday, May 8th, 2017 at 11:30am. Friends may call after 11am Monday in the chapel. Cremation at the Park Lawn Crematorium. If desired, donations to the Canadian Mental Health Association would be greatly appreciated.
Family calls for action against bullying in wake of Longueuil teen's death - CBC.caThursday, April 12, 2018
Proulx declined to comment on the specifics of the case.Simon Dufour (left) is seen here as a young boy with his father Martin Dufour.(Submitted by Martin Dufour)The Quebec Association for Suicide Prevention called for caution before associating bullying too quickly with suicide, since there is often not just one cause, but a combination of factors behind such deaths.But Simon's family said he was tormented by bullying. Longueuil police confirmed its investigation into his death has expanded to include the high school he attended. Investigators met with school staff earlier this week.The Criminal Code includes articles for cases of verbal abuse, such as harassment.Where to get helpKids Help Phone: 1-800-668-6868 (phone), live chat counselling at www.kidshelpphone.caCanadian Association for Suicide Prevention: Find a 24-hour crisis centreFor parents of children who are the targets of bullying, the Mental Health Commisssion of Canada offers advice here.If you're worried someone you know may be at risk of suicide, you should talk to them, says the Canadian Association of Suicide Prevention. Here are some warning signs: Suicidal thoughts.Substance abuse.Purposelessness.Anxiety.Feeling trapped.Hopelessness and helplessness.Withdrawal.Anger.Recklessness.Mood changes.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
A list of terrorist incidents and attacks in Canada - National PostThursday, April 12, 2018
She is set to undergo a court-ordered mental health assessment.Jan. 29, 2017: Six men were killed and others injured after a shooting at a Quebec City mosque. Alexandre Bissonnette, 27, is facing six counts of first-degree murder and five counts of attempted murder using a restricted firearm. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard both called the shooting a terrorist attack.Aug. 10, 2016: Police shoot and kill terror suspect Aaron Driver in Strathroy, Ont., after he made a video that suggested he was planning to detonate a homemade bomb in a Canadian city during morning or afternoon rush hour. Driver detonated an explosive device in a taxi cab before police killed him.Oct. 22, 2014: Parliament Hill security and police shoot and kill Michael Zehaf-Bibeau after he killed Canadian soldier Cpl. Nathan Cirillo at the National War Memorial and then stormed the Parliament Buildings.Oct. 20, 2014: Quebec police shoot and kill Martin Couture-Rouleau after he threatens an officer with a knife. Couture-Rouleau was wanted for running down warrant officer Patrice Vincent and another soldier in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu. Vincent died of his injuries.
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Cornwall and Area Death Notices - Cornwall Seaway NewsThursday, April 12, 2018
Faith Marie Mill, in December 1954. Returning to Canada from Europe in 1954 he served in the Overseas Ferry Unit, flying small single-engined fighters across the Atlantic to Europe from Longeueil, Quebec. Postings through the late 50s and early 60s saw him training the RCAF’s (and NATO’s) growing cadre of pilots in Portage la Prairie, Saskatoon and Gimli. His experience with accident investigation within the Flight Safety Directorate in Ottawa from 1965-68 helped initiate safety procedures that dramatically brought down the accident rate amongst new jet pilots. After a year’s study in Staff College in Kingston and operational training in Chatham and Cold Lake, Bruce Burgess returned to Europe, commanding 441 and 439 reconnaissance squadrons flying CF-104s in Germany and studying with the Royal Air Force Warfare College at RAF Manby in 1972. Returning to the Air Requirements Directorate in Ottawa from 1973-77, he helped shepherd the acquisition of the next generation of CF-18 (hornet) fighter aircraft. Highlights of his later career include Base Commander at CFB Comox (1977-80), Defense Attache in London (1980-82), Chief of Staff Air Force Operations, Winnipeg (1982-84) and Deputy Chief of Staff of Operations at Aerospace Defense Command in Colorado Springs (1984-87). He was awarded the Order of Military Merit in 1984, supplementing his earlier Special Service Medal (NATO-OTAN) and Canadian Decoration. He retired with Faith to Lancaster, Ontario in 1987. Bruce Burgess was a citizen airman who lived life with integrity, humility, humour, a strong sense of responsibility and a profound commitment to Canada. The warmth of his personality, his dedication to duty, his courage and his charm enriched us all. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday April 7, 2018 at St. Andrew’s and Knox Church, 21102 Concession Road 2, S. Glengarry, Bainsville, Ontario. The family will receive visitors on Friday April 6, 2018 from 2 to 4 p.m., and from 7 to 9 p.m., at the Munro & Morris Funeral Home, 46 Oak Street, Lancaster (613-347-3629). www.munromorris.comDORAIS, Monique (Dufort) - At the Glengarry Memorial Hospital, Alexandria on Monday, March 26, 2018. Monique Dorais (nee Dufort) of Alexandria; age 75 years. Beloved wife of the late Ernest Dorais. Loving mother of Denis Patenaude (Karen Boire) of Beachburg. Cherished grandmother of Roxane and Francis Patenaude, and greatgrandmother of Maïlie Issa. Dear sister of Romeo Dufort (Camille) of Quebec City, Bernard Dufort of Lachine, Que., Jean-Guy Dufort (Madeleine) of Victoriaville, Que., Jacques Dufort (Nicole) of St. Zot...