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Obituaries in Essex County Papers

NameAge and DateParticulars
Cowling, Nigel PeterAge 52 years. Passed away suddenly at home on March 25, 2000.Loving father to Trisha and Diane Cowling of Kingsville.
Predeceased by his beloved parents Noel (1976) and Gwendolyn Margaret Cowling (1997).
Dear brother to Barry and wife Rose Cowling of Windsor. Dear uncle to Jeff, Kristen and Daniel.
Survived by his former spouse Beverly Labbate of Kingsville.
He will be sadly missed by longtime friends Larry, Brian , Bruce and John.
Cremation has taken place. Friends may call at the Anderson Funeral Home, 895 Ouellette Ave. Tuesday from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 p.m.
Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, March 29, 2000 at 10:00 a.m. from the H.S. Anderson Memorial Chapel. Roscoe Cole officiating.
Interment to follow at Windsor Memorial Gardens. Memorial tributes to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
We love you dad, you will be forever in our hearts.
Williams, Margaret (nee Vervaet) Age 87 years. Passed away at the Sun Parlor Home, Leamington on Sunday, March 26, 2000. Beloved wife of the late Reo C. Williams (1978).
Dear mother of Gary C. Williams and wife Lois, Kingsville and Margaret A. Peter and husband Joe, Guelph, Ontario.
Dear grandmother of Debbie A. Harrison and husband Cory;
Lorrie A. Edwards and husband Warren; Dwayne A. Williams;
Gary Douglas Williams and wife Michelle;
Toby and Joshua Peter.
Dearest great-grandmother of Amy and Kristy Dovician;
Chelsey and Jeremy Harrison; Andrew and Ashley Edwards;
Colton Williams and Jessica Peter.
Dear foster grandmother of Stephanie Ludwig.
Funeral Tuesday, March 28, 2000 from the C. Stuart Sykes Funeral Home, 91 Division Street S., Kingsville.
If desired, donations to Epworth United Church, Kingsville would be appreciated.
Turner, Annie PhoebeAge 89 years
Friday, March 24, 2000
Passed away at King's Manor Rest Home, Kingsville on Friday, March 24, 2000. Late of Kingsville and formerly of Windsor. Funeral service from the C. Stuart Sykes Funural Home, 91 Division Street S., Kingsville on Monday, March 27, 2000. Interment in Greenhill Cemetery, Kingsville.
Wright, Gerald AngusAge 84 years. Passed away March 26, 2000 Passed away March 26, 2000 peacefully at Hotel Dieu-Grace Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, after a courageous battle.
Late of Harrow.
Beloved husband of Elsie Marion (Bondy).
Dear father of Brenda and Michael Smykaluk, Mt. Hope;
Janet and John Saunders, Chatham;
Evan and Susan Wright, Windsor;
Muriel and Philip Carter, Oakville.
Dear grandpa of Trevor, Kezia, Sara, Jeffrey, Jinni, Aaron, Emma, Garrin and the late Jaret.
Dear great-grandpa of seven great-grandchildren.
Dear brother of Beth, Mrs. George Sweet, Grand Bend.
Predeceased by his sisters Ena, Olive, and brother Wilfred.
Gerald coached Minor Baseball in Kingsville for 8 years including 2 O.B.A. Championships, worked 22 years as a Hay and Straw Dealer in Essex County, 19 years as a Sales Rep. in Southwestern Ontario for Eli Lily and Shamrock Chemicals.
He will be sadly missed by his family and friends in this area as well as Mesa, Arizona, where he and his wife Elsie vacationed over the past 15 years.
Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home, 197 King St. W., Harrow.
Visiting Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Thursday, March 30, 2000 at 11:00 a.m., with Rev. Bob McMullen officiating. Interment at Erie Cemetery, Colchester.
Memorials may be made to the Essex County Lung Association or the charity of your choice.
Whaley, Joyce Florence71 years, Tuesday, December 26, 2000 Tuesday, December 26, 2000 at Hotel Dieu Hospital, Windsor.
Late of Wheatley.
Beloved wife of Alfred. Dear mother of Judy Wilson and husband Ron, Leamington;
Pat MacDonald and husband Blair, Tillsonburg;
Janice Janzer and husband Tim, Kingsville;
Kent Whaley and wife Cheryl, Chatham;
Roy Whaley and wife Jodie, Wheatley;
Cindy Duquette and husband Dave, Tilbury.
Loving grandmother of 10 grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren.
Dear sister of Marilyn Hunter, Oakville;
Bev Lewis and husband Chuck, Windsor.
Visiting at Reid Furneral Home, 14 Russell St. Leamington on Friday 2-5 & 7 - 9 p.m.
Furneral Service to celebrate Joyce's life on Saturday December 30, 2000 at 11 a.m. Rev. Dr. Allan McDowell officiating.
Interment Erie Cemetery, Wheatley.
Memorial donations made by cheque to the Canadian Liver Foundation would be appreciated.
Nestoroska, Zugra85 years, December 25, 2000Predeceased by husband Trepe.
Mother of Ruza, Zora, Blaguna, Zivko and Kostandinka of Macedonia.
Dearest Baba Zugra of 11 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.
Funeral Services held at St. Nicholas Macedonian Orthodox Church, The Very Rev. Dr. Aleksandar Mustenikov officiating. Interment Windor Memorial Gardens
Parent, Blake JosephInfant, December 23, 2000Infant son of Rrank Parent and Donna (nee Canty).
Private services held. Melady Funeral Home entrusted with funeral arrangements.
Prieur, Annie Mary Edith (Nancy) (nee Page)87 years, December 27, 2000At Villa Maria. Predeceased by husband Alfred (1971).
Mother of Kenneth Prieur and wife Sandra, Leamington. Joyce Goudreau and husband Lawrence and Sharron Ditchfield of Windsor.
Sadly missed by 10 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson.
Rev. Canon Dr. Donald H. Hull officiating. Interment Victoria Memorial Cemetery.
Radigan, Agnes "Pearl"87 years, December 26, 2000Former resident of Richmond Terrace.
Predeceased by her husband Leon F. Radigan (1972) and her daughter Gloria Moldrup.
Mother of Bill and Fran of Amherstburg, Pat and Barb of LaSalle, Mike, Darlene and Paul all of Amherstburg. Cherished nana of 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Dear sister of Gladys Dupuis. Predeceased by her sisters Nellie, Emma, Mary, Ida and her brothers John and Archie.
Mrs. Radigan will rest at St. John the Baptist Church (225 Brock St., Amherstburg.) Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery.
Rauch, Eva65 years, Decemeber 26, 2000at Riverside Hospital, Trenton, Michigan.
Beloved wife of the late Frank Rauch (1998). Loving mother of Mikles Penzes and wife Agnes and Suzie Padlo.
Dearest daughter of the late Pal and Julia Vavrovics, of Hungary. Brother of Attila Vavrovics, also of Hunmgary. Grandmother of Lindsey, Darla and Tyler.
Resting at John Molnar Funeral Home, 14032 Northline at Dix, Southgate, Michigan. Interment Our Lady of Hope Cemetery.
Rocque, Mary Kashkawol (nee Morocco)79 years, December 26, 2000Beloved wife of the late Al Kashkawol (1990) and Fred Rocque (1975)
Loving mother of Betty & Al MacDonald (Calgary), Marilyn & Thom Racovitis (Windsor) and Constance Kashkawol (California).
Dear daughter of the late Angelo & Filomena (Tortola) Morocco. Loving Grandma Mary of Sandra Porter, Brenda & Greg MacDonald, Helena & Michael Ventrella, Kristen & Niall Cullen and Kirel Racovitis. Dearest Great Gransma of Bailey, Kiara, Frankie, Ariana, Aidan, Declan and Ashton.
Dear sister-in-law of Margaret Morocco and the late Paul Ciurysec (1976). Resting at Janisse Brothers Funeral Home & Chapel, 1139 Ouellette St. Windsor. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery.
Sanford, John M.80 years, December 27, 2000At home in Kingsville. Beloved Husband of Beth A. (Deneau). Dear father of John Wendell Sanford and wife Sharon, Vancouver, BC. and Alan D. Sanford and wife Maggie.
Dearest grandfaterh of Sara, Blake and Shane; and Timothy, Christopher, Jacob and Michelle. Dear brother of Fred Sanford and his wife Shirley, Chatham; Daisey Matheson and the late Donald Sanford and wife Helen and the late Frances Breckenridge. Dear brother-in-law of Mary Cunningham and husband Bill, Carrying Place, Ont. and Peg Deneau, Dundas, Ont.
Memorial funeral service held from the Church of the Epiphany, Kingsville Ontario. Arch deacon Ron Matthewman officiating. Cremated.
Santarossa, Luigi95 years, December 24, 2000at Huron Lodge. Beloved husband of the late Italia (1999) (nee Bortolotti). Dear father of Louisa ahdn huband Mario DiDomenico of Tecumseh and Bruno and wife Mary of Windsor. Loving grandfather of Nicole and husband Vince, Joel, Christopher and Nicole.
Dear brother of the late Joachim and Daniel Santarossa. Survived by sisters in Italy.
Visitation at the Windsor Chapel Funeral Home, 1700 Tecumseh Rd. E.. Entombment at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.
Szekely, Bert79 years, December 25, 2000at home. Cherished husband of Julia (Julie) (nee Smidu). for 57 years. Beloved father of Julianna (Julie) and husband Alvin Masse, Bill and wife Nancy Szekely, Nancy and husband Carl Wilson. dear son of the late Barnabas and Esther Szekely.
Loving grandpa of Roy, Michael, Shawn, Kara, Tricia, the late Lianna and great-grandfather of Joshua, Richard and Alexis. Brother of Rose Banyai.
Funeral Services at Families First Funeral Home & Chapel, 2670 Dougall Ave. Cremation to follow Heavely Rest Cemetery.
Tracey, Elmire (nee Soullierein her 88th year, December 27, 2000at Villa Maria Home for the Aged.
Dear wife of the late Edward Tracey (1971). dear mother of the late George Tracey (1985) and Clare Turner, Janet and Shierley Cadotte, Bernice and William Smith, Sharon and Richard LeBlanc, Linda and Charles Cappllano, late Leonard (1999) and Cathy, Edward and Dianna. Proud grandmother of 26 grandchildren and 31 great grandchildren.
Predeceased by her sister Agnes Soulliere, Laurent Soulliere, Alma Pelandeau, Seraphine Mayea, Delia Masse, Gedeon, Maurice and Clifford Soulliere.
She was the founder of many mission groups and Presidente du cericle missionaire Ste. Therese (1950 - 1988) She was a lay Fransican and memre des Fransicains Pie X de la parroise St. Jerome and the franciscans of St. Anne Parich in Tecumseh.
Visiting at Windsor Chapel Funeral HOme, 1700 Tecumseh Road East. IntermentSt. Anne Cemetery (Tecumseh)
Wilson, Ericage 78 years, Dec 25, 2000Died at home after a long battle with Cancer.
Predeceased by wife Shirley (1998). Father of Sherry and Gary Newman, Tilbury; Eric and Ramona Wilson, Windsor; Gail and Ross Tuskey, Scarborough; Ronald Wilson and Moey Hayward, Windsor; Steven and Pamela Wilson, Windsor. Dear Grandfather of Phillip, Sean and wife Melissa. Sarah, Christopher, Steven, Cameron, Cheyenne, Rhiannon and Maggie.
Mr. Wilson was a decorated veteran of WWII. Visiting at Walter D. Kelly Funeral Home, 1969 Wyandotte St. E. Cremation to follow.