Bruno SK Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Family calls for action against bullying in wake of Longueuil teen's death - CBC.caThursday, April 12, 2018
Simon Dufour was going to turn 16 in December. Instead, his family is now preparing for his funeral.The Longueuil high school student died following an incident at the Saint-Bruno train station last Thursday. It's believed his death was a suicide.His older sister, Karine Dufour, said he loved to laugh, make music and play video games. But he was also the target of repeated bullying.In a widely shared Facebook post, she asked that anyone who witnesses bullying talk to a teacher, administrator or even their own parents if they feel the issue is not being taken seriously."We have to find a way to stop this," she told Radio-Canada.Simon's father, Martin Dufour, said he was aware of the problem and that he warned the high school administration on several occasions, but no concrete action was taken. He said his son appeared to be doing better this year. "He was smiling," Dufour said. "We had planned lots of things with him. And then, overnight ... like that …"Education Minister Sébastien Proulx said the situation was extremely distressing and his thoughts are with the family."We have to continue to fight bullying," he said...
Regina 'Jean' Orlowski, 89 - RiverheadLOCALThursday, December 14, 2017
Regina “Jean” Orlowski of Mattituck died Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017. She was 89 years old.She was born in Greenport on January 25, 1928 to Bertha (nee Ryan) and Irving Comiskey.Predeceased by her husband Bruno “Brusie” D. Orlowski on Dec. 15, 1999, she is survived by her children Susan Skrezec of Mattituck and Peter (Deborah) of Mattituck, her sister Patricia Lee, four grandchildren, Carl and Josh Skrezec, Karen Yacono ad Jacy Ross and four great-grandchildren, Dominick and Rylie Skrezec, Myah Orlowski, Grace Ross and Evan Yacono.The family will receive friends on Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Mattituck. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel R..C. Church Monsignor Joseph W. Staudt will officiate. Interment will follow at Sacred Heart R.C. Cemetery.In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Mattituck Fire Department Department would be appreciated.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
Paul SudderdeanWednesday, August 2, 2017
Wendy Sudderdean and son in law Terry Krentz. Left with fond and loving memories are his sons, Paul Tracy (Catherine) of Whitecourt, AB, Nigel Roy (Annette) of Regina, SK, daughter Heather Lynn of Bruno, SK. Also leaving to mourn are his sisters, Patricia and Pamela, grandchildren, Kendra, Jenna, Ashley, Candis, Christopher, Shannon, and 3 great grandchildren. Interment time to be announced at a later date.
Rolf BauTuesday, May 9, 2017
Pamela, Madison and Sydney, who will forever hold him close in their hearts. He is also survived by his two brothers, whom he loved dearly - Willi (Gisela) and Bruno (Inge) and their extended family in Germany. Rolf has left behind the love of his life, Elfriede, who was his soul mate and pillar of strength over the years. They were fortunate enough to have celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary on April 25, 2017; which is a testament to their unconditional love. Up until his very last day, Rolf was content, holding Elfriede's hand tenderly in the nursing home. Some of our fondest family memories of Rolf were up at his cottage in Sprucedale, ON, where he was happiest. Because of this, we are honoring his wishes to have a private family memorial only (not open to the public) and his ashes will be spread at the cottage on Doe Lake. In lieu of flowers, we ask that you donate to a charity of your choosing in Rolf's memory. We love you dad - now, forever and always. You will live on in all of our hearts.
Slava CaklecTuesday, May 9, 2017
August 20th, 1954 – May 3rd, 2017
Passed away peacefully with her family at her side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.
Loving daughter of Paulina and the late John Kuzma.
Cherished wife of Bruno for 40 years and furry friend Griffin.
Dear mother of Amanda(Shane, Saul), and Shawn(Michelle).
Remembered by grandchildren Jaycelyn, Jasmine, Jaxson, Kennedy and Bailey.
Loving sister of Nick, Stan, Zdravko, Irene and their families.
Forever missed by extended family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Sunrise Youth Group would be appreciated by the family.
Visitation will be held at ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME (124 King Street E., Oshawa) on Sunday May 7th from 2-4 and 7-9pm with prayers being held at 3pm.
Funeral mass will be held on Monday May 8th at 10am at St. Mary of the People Church (570 Marion Ave. Oshawa)
Interment at Thornton Cemetery.
For online condolences please visit www.armstrongfuneralhome.net...
'One team for Humboldt': Supporters don jerseys in global show of support - CTV NewsThursday, April 12, 2018
Thursday to honour the victims of the tragic collision. Last Friday, a tractor-trailer collided with a bus carrying the Homboldt Broncos team to a junior hockey playoff game in rural Saskatchewan. The crash killed 16 passengers and injured 13 others aboard the bus.The group created a Facebook event for the idea where they encouraged others to don their favourite jerseys and share a photo of it online with the hashtag #JerseysforHumboldt. The idea quickly caught on and politicians, celebrities, sports organizations, businesses, school boards, and many others in Canada and around the world have voiced their support and shared photos of their jerseys on Thursday.
On Twitter, a quick search of the hashtag revealed thousands of posts sharing photos of jerseys and the hashtag was the top trending topic on the website as of Thursday morning.
Jennifer Pinch, one of the co-organizers of the movement, told CTV News Channel that she’s surprised at how many people have joined in on the effort.
“It really represents that the whole world is behind the victims in Humboldt, the families, the moms, the dads, the communities, they’re not alone,” she said on Thursday morning.
The news of the horrific crash hit home for Pinch who has a 16-year-old son that plays hockey in the Langley Minor Hockey Association.
“I couldn’t believe it. There’s so much tragedy in this world and most of it is unrelatable, this is 100 per cent relatable,” she said. “Our kids are going to be ...
'I feel the pain:' Funeral for Humboldt radio announcer Tyler Bieber held today - CBC.caThursday, April 12, 2018
The first funeral for the victims of a deadly Saskatchewan bus crash is being held today.Tyler Bieber was killed last week when a bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos hockey team collided with a semi-trailer near Tisdale, Sask. Sixteen people who were on the bus have died and 13 were injured.Bieber was a play-by-play radio announcer for the team and also worked as a broadcaster for 107.5 Bolt FM.Tyler Bieber, who worked with Humboldt radio station 107.5 Bolt FM, is among 16 people killed in the crash. (CBC News)Outside the ceremony, Bieber's former neighbour remembered him as a good man."I knew him as a very soft person," said Jennifer Lawrence. "They were very, very sweet people."As a mother, Lawrence wanted to offer her condolences to the Bieber family."I feel the pain everybody is going through," said Jennifer Lawrence. "It could have happened to anybody."Bieber's former neighbour, Jennifer Lawrence, remembers him as a kind man.(Chanss Lagaden/CBC)It was Bieber's first season announcing for the Broncos. He also cove...
Brockville area joins in mourning - Brockville Recorder and TimesThursday, April 12, 2018
Organizations across Ontario were paying tribute to the victims of last week’s fatal bus crash.The bus carrying the junior hockey team to a playoff game collided with a semi truck in northeast Saskatchewan on Friday, killing 15 people and leaving 14 others injured.The fatalities included 10 young teammates, ranging in age from 15 to 21, and five team personnel. Like many people across the country, the Wilsons placed a hockey stick on their porch in what has become a universal tribute to the lost players.The book of condolences is the product of city staff’s collaboration with Brockville’s Irvine Funeral Home.The tragedy also hit close to home for Mike Galbraith, a funeral director at Irvine who helped coordinate the book of condolences.“As a hockey dad, as a parent, as a funeral director, I can appreciate the chaos that’s going on,” he said.“Sometimes, people need an outlet.”Signing a book of condolences is a small way of confronting the powerlessness one feels in the wake of such a tragedy, said Galbraith.“This one’s kind of near and dear to the heart,” he added.“If I had the means and the time, I would fly out there today on a plane and help them out.”The Brockville Braves plan on contributing one dollar from every ticket sold to Tuesday’s Game at the Memorial Centre to a crowdsourcing fund for the victims. Galbraith said another version of the book of condolences will be set up at the arena ahead of that game.“It will all be added to one and sent off at the end of the week,” he added.Some 30 people had signed the city hall book as of mid-afternoon Monday, as word of the tribute began slowly to spread.Some of the people signing came from out of town, including Prescott, Mallorytown, Delta and Kingston.All of the local signatures and messages will be conveyed to Humboldt city hall.Elsewhere locally, organizers of the Brockville Winter Classic Weekend used their Facebook account to post tributes to the Broncos and a link to the crowdsourcing page.Brockville Mayor David Henderson said the scope of the tragedy extends beyond the world of hockey.“I think it was really that they were kids; they’re young kids,” said the mayor.“I think that’s what hits hard at most people.”(With files from Jonathon Brodie and Canadian Press) Let's block ads! (Why?)...