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Friday's B-D & Memoriams

PostPosted: Fri Aug 26, 2005 4:26 pm
by Guest
<!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong><!--EZCODE UNDERLINE START--><span style="text-decoration:underline">BIRTHS:</span><!--EZCODE UNDERLINE END--></strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--><br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>OESCH/HOWITT Richard and Carol Howitt</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> welcome with love their first grandson John William Howitt Oesch who was born weighing 7 lbs. 9 oz. on Sunday, August 21st, 2005 at 8:53 p.m. at Milton District Hospital. Parents, Sarah and John Oesch of Oakville are thrilled with the arrival of their precious son. Older sister Emma is excited and happy about her baby brother's arrival. Congratulations are extended to grandparents Sadie and Maurice Oesch of Waterloo, Ontario who welcome their 10th grandchild and to great grandmother Adelle Colwill of Cambridge, Ontario who is blessed with her 43rd. great grandchild. <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>MACDONALD</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> Big sister Mary-Jane cheers Hooray - another future Girl Guide is here to play! Madeline Rose MacDonald was born at Credit Valley Hospital on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2005 weighing 7 lbs., 10 ozs. Preparing for baking and building badges are parents Michael and Michelle. Saving pennies for more cookies are grandparents Ken and Mary Robinson, Norval, Ontario and Tom and Jane MacDonald, St. John's NL and Great Grandmother Evelyn Leamon, Burnt Islands, NL. <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>HARDING Glen, Tammy and Big Sister Samantha</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> are pleased to announce the birth of Nicole Dianne Harding. Born August 17th, 2005 at 3:39 pm, weighing 5 lbs., 5 ozs. and 17 1/2" long. A very special thank you to all the nurses and Dr. 'G' at Georgetown Hospital.<br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong><!--EZCODE UNDERLINE START--><span style="text-decoration:underline">DEATHS:</span><!--EZCODE UNDERLINE END--></strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--><br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong> O'CONNOR, Mary Audrey (nee Luesby)</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> Peacefully on Tuesday August 23rd, 2005 at the Milton District Memorial Hospital. Audrey O'Connor of Georgetown (formerly of Sudbury) in her 78th year. Beloved wife of the Late John Lawrence O'Connor. Loving mother of Sean and his wife Daniella, Mary and her husband Jacques 'Jack' LeHoux and Seamus and his wife Barbara. Proud Nana to Meaghan, Matthew, Caitlin, Ethan, Molly, Devan and Macy. Dear sister to Jim Luesby and Fern Sloan. Dear sister in law of Robert Mann, Evelyn Luesby, Maris O'Connor, Carreen O'Connor, Stephen McDonald and the late Denny Sloan, Patrick O'Connor, Daniel O'Connor and Mary Jo O'Connor. Audrey was a loving aunt and great aunt to many nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the J.S. Jones & Son Funeral Home, 11582 Trafalgar Road, north of Maple Avenue, Georgetown, 905-877-3631 on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Holy Cross Church, 224 Maple Avenue, Georgetown, on Saturday August 27th, 2005 at 2:30 pm. Interment Greenwood Cemetery, Georgetown. In memory contributions to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. To send expressions of sympathy visit www.jsjonesandsonfuneralhome.com <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>MEEKINS, Raymond Emmerson</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> On Tuesday August 23rd, 2005 at the William Osler Health Centre, Georgetown. Raymond, in his 56th year, beloved husband of Victoria. Loving step-father of Ivan and his wife Lisa and Doug. Loved poppa of 'His Peanut' Bailey. Dear brother of Hector (May), Gord, Ken, Barb and Doreen of Nova Scotia. Dear uncle of Gerry and fondly remembered by his friend Barry. At Ray's request, there will be no visitation or funeral service. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the J.S. Jones & Son Funeral Home, 11582 Trafalgar Road, north of Maple Avenue, Georgetown, 905-877-3631. To send expressions of sympathy visit <!--EZCODE LINK START--><a href="http://www.jsjonesandsonfuneralhome.com">www.jsjonesandsonfuneralhome.com</a><!--EZCODE LINK END--> <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>HOWAT, William Alexander Kennedy (Ken)</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> Passed away on Thursday, August 25th, 2005 at the age of 83 years in Revelstoke, BC. Loving husband of Madeleine Kinder. Father to Linda Lahey, Ruth (Carl) Acres, Roberta (Richard) Skalicky, Joy (Tim) VanSchyndel and Joan (Jamie) Hansen. Grandfather to 15 grandchildren and great grandfather to 1 great grandchild. Cremation to take place in Revelstoke. <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>BENTON, George Birns</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> We say good-bye to a wonderful man, George Birnie Benton, who passed away on July 17, 2005, in his 58th year. George was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by his wife Anne, his daughter Rachael,his sister Helen (Benton) and her husband Brian Barbeau, nieces, nephews,and many friends. George was an inspiration to many with his strength of character, optimism and courage, never losing sight of what was truly important in life, being fully present in the moment, whether with family, friends or business associates. A Funeral Mass took place at Our Lady of Grace Roman Catholic Church in Aurora. Memorial donations can be made in George's memory to the Southlake Regional Health Centre Foundations. Rest in peace Birn. <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>BARBEAU George Victor</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> Long time resident and former mayor of Acton, Ontario, passed away at Trillium Health Centre - Mississauga, on Saturday, June 11, 2005 in his 90th year. George, for 65 wonderful years, was a beloved and cherished husband of Thelma (Drew). Loving father of Brian and his wife Helen (Benton) of Carlisle, and Gail and her husband Bert Berry of Mississauga. Devoted grandfather of Chris (Karen), Kelli (Bruce), Colleen (Shane) Stacey (Collum) Doug (Roseanna) and Jennifer (Dan). Beloved Great-Grandfather of 10. A funeral service was held at Christ the King Anglican Church in Mississauga. If desired, donations may be made to the charity of choice. Rest in peace Dad <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>1912 - 2005 MACKENZIE, Margaret (nee Cardno)</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> Passed away peacefully on Friday, August 5th, 2005 at Post Inn Village, Oakville. Margaret was predeceased by her husband of 67 years, Samuel John Mackenzie and brothers Nelson and John. She is survived by her sons Sandy (Betty), and David (Ann), daughter Marna Brearley, eight grandchildren, Boyd (Maureen) Brearley, Peter (Marney) Mackenzie, Greg (Heather) Mackenzie, Allan Brearley, Jonathan (Deborah) Mackenzie, Scott Brearley, Andrew (Trisha) Mackenzie, and Beth (Alan) Williamson, and thirteen great-grandchildren. Margaret was born in Seaforth, Ontario on April 20th, 1912. She attended and graduated from MacDonald College, Guelph in 1935. Margaret lived in Georgetown, Ontario from 1936 until her death. In June 2004 Margaret was bestowed the title of Honourary Companion of the University of Guelph, Class of '35. A memorial service was held on Saturday, August 13th, 2005 at 1:00 pm at the J.S. Jones & Son Funeral Home, 11582 Trafalgar Road, north of Maple Avenue, Georgetown, Ontario, 905-877-3631. For those who wish, donations may be made to the Georgetown District Hospital.<br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong><!--EZCODE UNDERLINE START--><span style="text-decoration:underline">IN MEMORIAM:</span><!--EZCODE UNDERLINE END--></strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong><br>JAMES, Barry</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> Passed away August 26, 2000. Fond are the ties that are broken Dear is the one that is gone In memory we shall keep him As long as the years roll on. As we loved him so we miss him In our memory he is dear Loved, remembered, long for always Bringing many a silent tear In silence we remember. Never forgotten, Dad and Donna <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>JAMES, Barry July 22nd, 1955 - August 26th, 2000</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> In memory of a dear brother and brother-in-law who passed away August 26th, 2000. Barry, I can't believe that it has been 5 years, since you've been gone. I have a new wife, whom you would love as much as I do. She is the greatest brother. There has not been a day passed that we haven't thought of you or cried for you. We miss you everyday. Our only comfort is knowing you are in a better place, one filled with peace and no suffering. I thank God, I had you as a brother for 45 years. Deep in our hearts there's a picture, More precious than silver of gold, Tis a picture of a dear brother, Whose memory will never grow old. You are greatly missed by all your family and friends. We will love you always and forever, Your brother Brian and sister-in-law Theresa <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>HOLMES, Robert</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> - In loving memory of a dear father, grandfather and great-grandfather Robert, who passed away on August 26th, 1996. If we had all the World to give, We'd give it yes and more, To hear his voice, see his smile, And greet him at the door. Your memory is our keepsake, With which we'll never part, God has you in His keeping, We have you in our hearts. We love and miss you Dad, Judy, Terry, Rick and families <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>FORMER PRIVATE GORDON, Allan Clifford Roscoe</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> (Deceased August 20, 2000) We Miss you We need you Love, Marion Audrey Hunt Gordon and Nancy Bonita Gordon <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>BECKETT - In loving memory of Barbara Jean Beckett (Lyness)</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> who passed away on August 30th, 1989. You can't pluck a rose all fragrant with dew, Without part of its fragrance remaining with you. Sadly missed by the Beckett family <br><br><!--EZCODE BOLD START--><strong>ALDWELL, Reta</strong><!--EZCODE BOLD END--> - In loving memory of a dear Mummy who passed away August 27th, 2004. Our hearts are like a memory book, It's pages dear Mother hold all the loving thoughts of you, Recorded year by year, A book of golden yesterdays, Bound with love and care. A rare edition dear Mother, Because you're treasured here. By Daughters, Eleanor and Rosanne <br><br><br><br><br><br> <br> <p></p><i></i>