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Obituaries – Countylive 2011

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GARNET ACKERMAN
– November 16, 1930 – December 30, 2011 – Peacefully with his family at Prince Edward County Memorial, on Friday, December 30th, 2011, GARNET DEAN ACKERMAN, of Barker Street, Picton, at the age of 81. Beloved husband of Bernadine. Loved father of Denis and his wife Nancy of Port Elgin, Lynda and her husband Terry Mitchell of Elmbrook and Bonnie and her husband Harry Ostrander of Picton. Dear brother of Harvey and his wife Lena of Kitchener and family Jessica, Neil, Tracy and their late daughter Pamela. Much loved poppy to Sarah, Braden, Wesley, Craig and Paige. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Wednesday, January 4th at 2 P.M. Reverend Dr. Hal Wilson Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to Picton United Church would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). Prince Edward Lodge A.F. & A.M. #18 will hold a service as part of the funeral service. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY FROM 1:00 TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.* * *
M. WINNIFRED “Winnie” COX– August 3, 1922 – December 29, 2011 – Died peacefully on December 29th, 2011, in her 90th year, at Picton Manor, Picton, Ontario, in the presence of family. M. WINNIFRED COX (nee Garland) Predeceased by her loving husband, Russ. Survived by her sons Terrance (Arleen), Tim (Nancy) and her grandchildren Dylan (Vicki) and Meghan (Eddie). A Memorial Service will be held in the spring of 2012 in Powassan, Ontario. Grateful thanks to her caregivers. A donation in Win’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Ontario or to a charity of the donor’s choice.. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). Arrangements Entrusted to The Whattam Funeral Home 33 Main St., Picton, ON K0K* * *LYLA MARKLAND (nee AINSWORTH) – Passed away after a brief illness at Kentwood Park Nursing Home, Picton surrounded by her family on Thursday, December 29th, 2011 in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of 62 years to Howard Markland. Loving mother of Ken, Larry (Diane), David (Patti) and Janice Markland. Remembered by her 9 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Survived by her sister Shirley Burley and predeceased by her parents Wilson and Myrtle Ainsworth and her sisters Ruth Boyle and Doris Lavender. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Monday, January 2nd from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday, January 3rd at 11:00 a.m. Interment Glenwood Cemetery at a later date. Memorial Donations to Hospice Prince Edward would be appreciated by the family.
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OMER NAPOLEON DEROUCHIE –
At the Kentwood Park Nursing Home on Monday December 26, 2011, Omer Derouchie, at the age of 84. Beloved husband of Patricia ‘Tony’ (nee Ackerman). Dear father of Brian and his wife Linda and Brenda and her husband Shawn Johnston, all of Tyendinaga Twp. Fondly remembered by his granddaughters Katrina (Kevin Martin), Celine (Ian Roberts) and Sierra (Sam London). Brother of John of Cornwall and the late Josephine, Rita, Arthur and Louis. A graveside Committal Service will take place in Sophiasburgh Cemetery following cremation. Date and time to be announced. Memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. (Cheques only, please). Arrangements entrusted to the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton.
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GEORGE BRADLEY
– November 25, 1927 – December 22, 2011 – Suddenly at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Thursday, December 22nd, 2011, GEORGE FREDERICK BRADLEY, of Fraser House, Picton, formerly of Lake-On-The-Mountain, at the age of 84. Loved husband of the late Margaret. Lovingly remembered by his niece Annette Lajoie and his dear friends Edith Bailey, Vivian Jones-Michaluk, Chris and David O’Brien. BY GEORGE’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.
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HENRY deWOLDE – January 14, 1944 – December 20, 2011 – Peacefully at his home, on Tuesday, December 20th, 2011, HENRY (HEDRICK) deWOLDE, at the age of 67. Beloved husband of Wilma. Loved father of Mark and his wife Jessica of Howe Island, Rod and his wife Shari of Millbrook, Brad and his partner Laura of Oshawa and Becky of Picton. Dear brother of Morris, Helen Klok, Herman, Hennie, Sijpheer and Ann Babich. Loved grandpa and opa to Hailey, Keira, Olivia, Alyssa, Brooke, Trinity, Owen and Benjamin. HENRY IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held at Bethany Christian Reformed Church on Friday, December 23rd at 2:00 P.M. Pastor Kasey VanderVeen Officiating. Interment to follow at Quaker Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Christian Reformed World Relief Committee (Disaster Relief) or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY EVENING FROM 6:00 UNTIL 8:00 P.M.* * *ALLEN DE VRIES – Passed away at home with his family by his side on Sunday, December 18th, 2011.  Allen de Vries of Trenton in his 79th year.  Beloved husband of Johanna (Tolkamp) de Vries.  Loving father of Marion, Gord and Ellen, Rob and Nellie, Ken and Virginia, Andre and Anita and Denise.  Ever remembered by siblings Ruth and Frank (late Henry), Arnold and Pat, Jane, sister-in-law Sylvia, Sid and Helen, Peter and Grace, Arnold and Dini; fifteen grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by parents Auke and Sietske (Swart) de Vries, stepmother Pat, brother John and brother-in-law Bill and his wife Phyllis.  The family will receive friends at the Ebenezer Christian Reformed Church, 18 Fourth Avenue, Trenton on Thursday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m.  Private Family Interment at Mount Evergreen Cemetery.  Memorial Service will be held in the Church on Friday, December 23rd, 2011 at 11:00 a.m.  Memorial Donations to the Trenton Christian School Society or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.  Arrangements entrusted to the RUSHNELL FUNERAL CENTRE, 60 Division Street, Trenton, ON.
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AGNES AMELIA ‘BABS’ BROOKS –
Passed away at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton, on Sunday, December 18, 2011, in her 88th year. Beloved wife of the late James Brooks. Dear aunt of Crawford (Debbie) Law, Mary Jane (Ivan) Howard, Cecil (Sue) Law, Donald (Linda) Law, Nellie (Bryan) Howard, Patricia (Colin) Smith, Roger (Debbie) Law, David (Nadine) Law, Brenda Warren, Paul English and Neil (Wendy) Jackson.  Survived by her brother Garfield Jackson and many great nieces and nephews.  Babs had a passion for life and faced any adversity with 100% conviction. Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, December 20th at 2:00 p.m. at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON. Friends may visit with the family from 1:00 p.m. until time of service. Reverend Steve Spicer officiating Interment Victoria Cemetery, Tweed, ON. Memorial Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
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MARY DOWNIE –
May 25, 1934 – December 18, 2011 – Peacefully at home with her family at Salmon Point, on Sunday, December 18th, 2011, MARY JEAN DOWNIE, at the age of 77. Beloved wife of Tom. Loved daughter of the late Cliff and Enie Reid. Loving mother of Brian and his wife Rita of Cherry Valley and the late Leslie Downie. Dear sister of George and his wife Isabelle Reid, Jeanette (Late Robert) Hills, Leonard and his wife Dani Reid and the late James, John and Beverley. Dear sister-in-law of Sandy, Myrtle and the late Arthur Much loved grandmother to Christopher Downie and his wife Amanda, Diana Greenhorn, Nicole Downie and her partner Kyle, Victoria Adams and her great granddaughter Cayden Downie. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Thursday, December 22nd at 2 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY FROM 1:30 TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.
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ALEXANDER MANN –
April 3, 1924 – December 14, 2011 – At Sunnybrook Medical Centre, Toronto, on Wednesday, December 14th, 2011, ALEXANDER “ALEX” MANN, of East Lake, at the age of 87. Beloved husband of Nora. Loving father of Edward, Sarah and Linda all of East Lake. Dear brother of Margaret and her husband Jim McLaughlin of Belleville, Elizabeth and her husband Andy Cole of Picton, Muriel Fleming of Madoc and Kathleen Nellis of Belleville. MR. MANN IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Saturday, December 17th at 2 P.M. Deacon Bill Gervais and Reverend Robert Jones Officiating. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M.
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HEATHER SEYBOLD –
September 26, 1922 – December 12, 2011 – Peacefully at H.J. McFarland Memorial Home, on Monday, December 12th, 2011, HEATHER MARION SEYBOLD, formerly of Bloomfield and Hudson, Quebec, in her 90th year. Predeceased by her husband Herbert, son Gordon and companion Bill Pettet. Survived by her brother Davidson Campbell, daughter Elizabeth Chamberlain and sons David and his wife Tisa, John and his wife Jeannie and Philip and his partner Hugh and will be fondly remembered by her nine grandchildren. A PRIVATE FAMILY GATHERING WILL TAKE PLACE. If desired, donations to the Loyalist Humane Society or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.
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RONALD FERGUSON –
September 25, 1954 – December 12, 2011 – Suddenly at his home, Consecon, on Monday, December 12th, 2011, RONALD GORDON FERGUSON, at the age of 57. Beloved spouse of Lori Polite. Much loved father of Anthony and his wife Melinda and Lyndsay and her husband Rod Fobear. Ron will be sadly missed by many family members and his many friends. BY RON’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. Cremation. If desired, donations to Loyalist Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.
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ROBERT ‘Bob’ BENNETT –
January 9, 1965 – December 10, 2011 – Suddenly at his home Upper Lake Street, Picton, on Saturday, December 10th, 2011, ROBERT “BOB” LEWIS BENNETT, at the age of 46. Bob will be missed by his many friends. BOB IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, December 15th at 2 P.M. . Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. If desired, donations to Community Living Prince Edward would be appreciated. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.
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DONALD ALBERT McGINNIS
– Peacefully with his family at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Saturday December 10, 2011, Don McGinnis, owner/operator of McGinnis Coach Line, at the age of 88. Predeceased by his first wife Evelyn and second wife Jean. Loved father of Bruce of Toronto, Grant (Catherine) and Alan (Elaine), all of Picton and Erin (Steve Farnsworth) of Bancroft. Loving grandfather of Jordon (Ashley), Patrick, Tim (Dana), Jeff (Danielle) and Jenna (Jonathan Noble) and greatgrandfather of Chase. Brother of the late Audrey Middleton. Mr. McGinnis rested at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton.   613-476-5571/ A MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held in the Spring followed by Committal of cremated remains in Glenwood Cemetery. Date and time will be announced. Memorial donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Picton Br. 78 or the PECM Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please)
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CLIFFORD ALLEN FERGUSON
– October 28, 1939 – December 10, 2011 – Peacefully with his family by his side at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward Memorial, on Saturday, December 10th, 2011, CLIFFORD ALLEN FERGUSON, of Cherry Valley, at the age of 72. Beloved husband of Margaret. Loving father of Rick and his wife Andrea of Bloomfield and Donna and her partner Clint of Milford. Loving grampa of Daniel and Stacey. MR. FERGUSON IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Wednesday, December 14th, at 2:00 P.M. Major Bruce Shirran Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY EVENING FROM 6:00 TIL 8:00 P.M.
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MARIE TUTTLE
– Passed away peacefully at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton on Thursday, December 8th, 2011. MARIE TUTTLE, in her 83rd year. Beloved wife of the late Burton Tuttle. Dear mother of Bruce, Ken, Darlene and Randy Insley. Special grandmother to her 10 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Survived by her sister Mary Hill and her brothers Carl, Sherman, Billy and Jimmy Sedore.   Marie enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, sharing a beer and a fish fry.   She will be sadly missed. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Friday, December 9th from 6-8 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, December 10th at 11:00 a.m. Reverend Steve Spicer officiating. Interment Wellington Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the Wellington Rotary Club would be appreciated by the family.
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MARYBELLE MITCHELL – February 4, 1946 – December 8, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Thursday, December 8, 2011, MARYBELLE ELIZABETH MITCHELL, of Demorestville, at the age of 65. Beloved wife of Gary. Loving mother of Lisa Minaker of Belleville, Tim & Sandra of R.R. #2 Picton and Carrie & Kevin of R.R. #8 Picton. Dear sister of Morris & Cecile Yarrow of Demorestville, Marlene Bulpit of R.R. #2, Demorestville and the late Peggy Bellefeuille. Loving grandma to Justin, Jeremy, Jillian, Cassie, Christy, Cory, Natasha, Mitchell and Curtis. MARYBELLE IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, December 12th at 10:30 A.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Interment Sophiasburgh Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON MONDAY FROM 9:30 TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 10:30 A.M.
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VIOLA BEAUDRIE – April 19, 1936 – December 5, 2011 – Peacefully at Pembroke Regional Health Centre, on Monday, December 5th, 2011, VIOLA BARBARA BEAUDRIE, formerly of Trenton, at the age of 75. Loving mother of Theresa and her husband Bill Smith of Napanee, Ray Adams of Picton, Barb and her husband Joe Stevens of Tweed, Shelly Savoy of Nova Scotia, Carol Leckey of Ottawa, Robert and his wife Sharon of Trenton and Tina and her husband Joe Poulain of Pembroke. Loved and missed by her many brothers and sisters and will be fondly remembered by her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. BY VIOLA’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.
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LINDA ALLAN – June 29, 1955 – December 3, 2011 – Suddenly at her home, Belleville, on Saturday, December 3rd, 2011, LINDA DIANE ALLAN, formerly of the County, at the age of 56. Beloved daughter of the late Victor and Marjorie Allan. Loving sister of Trudy Allan of Banff, Marty and his wife Shirley Allan of R.R. #1, Picton, Steven and his wife Frances and David and his wife Karen all of Orleans. Linda will be loved and missed by her many nieces and nephews. A CELEBRATION OF LINDA’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Thursday, December 8th at 2 P.M. Reverend Lynn Watson Officiating. If desired, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.
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HELEN STODDARD – Peacefully entered into rest at the Stirling Manor Nursing Home on Friday, December 2nd, 2011. HELEN STODDARD, formerly of Wellington, in her 97th year. Loving wife of the late Gerald Stoddard. Dear mother of Gerald Stoddard. Remembered by her granddaughters Angela (Sgt. Bryan Lagace) and Jacqueline (Richard Ouellet) and her 6 great grandchildren. A private family Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the Ainsworth Funeral Home, 288 Noxon Avenue, Wellington
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GWEN LANGLEY
– November 27, 1919 – December 3, 2011 – Suddenly but peacefully at Kentwood Park Nursing Home, on Saturday, December 3rd, 2011, GWEN EDITH LANGLEY, at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late John “Jack”. Loving mother to Jan and her husband Jim Broad of Picton. Dear sister of Enid Lang of Lindsay. Much loved nanny to Tracey and her friend Ken, Tony and his wife Jennifer and her great grandchildren Kylie, Ty, Brittany and Braden. A PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Tuesday, December 6th, 2011. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE).
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LARRY THOMAS DAYTON – With his family, at the Kingston General Hospital on Thursday November 24, 2011, Larry Dayton, at the age of 76. Beloved husband of Winnifred (nee MacDonald). Loving father of Dwayne (Bonnie) of Wellington, Larry (Melodie) of Picton, Angela (Mike Bentley) of Belleville, Gene (Brenda) of Picton, Howard (Diane) of Ottawa, Shannon (Mark Radford) of Toronto and the late Helen Dayton. Grandfather of 14, greatgrandfather of 8 and brother of Carole (Robert) Spencer and the late Barbara Bryans. A family Memorial Service was held in the Emmanuel Baptist Church on Saturday November 26, 2011. Pastor Peter Spragg officiated. Cremation has taken place. Memorial donations to the CNIB would be appreciated by the family. (Cheques only, please) Arrangements entrusted to the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton.
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JOYCE MARGARET SUMMERS – Entered into rest after a lengthy illness, on Saturday, November 26th , 2011, at the Belmont Long Term Care Facility, Belleville. JOYCE MARGARET SUMMERS, of Picton, in her 67th year. Beloved mother of Kieran and his wife Erin of Fernie, BC and Lindsey of Picton. Remembered by her grandchildren Kelsey, Katey and Kamryn. Survived by sister Edna and her husband Graham Harrower of Kircaldy, Scotland and their children Kerry and Robin. Joyce was a tremendously strong and loving person. She lived her life with a passion and zest that few people have the opportunity to experience themselves. A stubborn Scot through and through she battled hard every day. Joyce will be sadly missed by her friends and family. As per the family’s wishes no funeral service or visitation will take place at this time. The family will look to hold a Celebration of Joyce’s life next spring/summer in Picton. Memorial Donations to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the Ainsworth Funeral Home, 288 Noxon Avenue, Wellington.
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LAURA LAIRD – January 21, 1922 – November 22, 2011 – Peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011, LAURA ISABELLE LAIRD, former employee of Bell Canada, formerly of Burns Avenue, Picton, at the age of 89. Dearly loved sister of Mary (Late Sid) Wellein of Picton, Shirley and her husband George Maw of Barrie, Barbara and her husband Jim Melvin of London and the late Russell, Cecil and Harold Minnikin. Laura will be sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews. MISS LAIRD IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Thursday, November 24th at 2 P.M. Internment Wellington Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY FROM 1:00 TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.
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GERTIE TUSTIN – Peacefully passed away at the H.J. McFarland Memorial Home, Picton
on Monday, November 21st, 2011, GERTIE TUSTIN, (nee VanDusen) In her 89th year. Loving wife of the late Norman Tustin. Dear mother of Steve, Mark (Gladys), Connie (Greg) Clarkson and Bonnie (Ritchie) Young. Sadly remembered by her grandchildren Jason, Amanda, Shawna and Tara. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, November 23rd at 2:00 p.m. at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON
Friends may visit with the family from 1:00 p.m. until time of service. Interment Christ Church Cemetery, Hillier, ON Memorial Donations to the H.J. McFarland Memorial Home would be appreciated by the family.
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WALTER EVANS – January 4, 1935 – November 20, 2011 – At Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, on Sunday, November 20th, 2011, WALTER A. EVANS, of Kentwood Nursing Home, formerly of R.R. #2, Milford, at the age of 76. Beloved husband of the late Merle. Loving father of Bryan and his wife Ann of Burlington, Colleen of R.R. #2, Milford and Julie and her husband Garry Meek of Oshawa. Dear brother of David and his wife Trish, Bob and Evelyn Courneyea. Much loved grandpa to Scott and his wife Andrea, Rebecca, Brad, Emily, Jeffrey and a great grandfather to Liam and Owen. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Friday, November 25th at 2 P.M. Reverend Lynn Watson Officiating. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY FROM 1:30 TILL TIME OF SERVICE
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BOB AMAN – August 26, 1949 – November 19, 2011 – Suddenly at his home, Northport, on Saturday, November 19th 2011, ROBERT “BOB” A. AMAN, at the age of 62. Beloved son of the late Cecil and Hazel Aman. Loved brother of Doug and his wife Christine of R.R. #2, Picton, Sheila and her husband Norm Boulter, Nancy Aman all of Foxboro, Jim and his wife Anne of Northport, Earl and his wife Gayle of Demorestville and the late Keith, Harley, Danny, Madeline Rosborough and Doris Campbell. Bob will be missed by his many nieces, nephews and their families. A GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT CHERRY VALLEY CEMETERY. on Thursday, November 24th at 10 A.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.
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MARGARET HIERLIHY – November 20, 1918 – November 18, 2011 – Peacefully at Kentwood Park Nursing Home, on Friday, November 18th, 2011, MARGARET ISABEL HIERLIHY, formerly of Ottawa, at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late Ralph Emerson Hierlihy. Loving mother of Doug, Diane and Ian Wilson, Terry and Sue, Doreen and Walter Sokyrko, Deidre and Arlene, Deborah and Cassie Lyon. Dear sister of the late David Hogg. Much loved nana to Tara, Chris, Graham, Tim, Andrew, Meg, Stewart, Katie, Simon, Ruth, Luke and her great grandchildren Renton, Reilly and Elliot. MRS. HIERLIHY IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Monday, November 21st at 2 P.M. Reverend Fran Langlois Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to The Church of St. Mary Magdalene would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON MONDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.
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DAVID COURNEYEA
– It is with heavy hearts that the family of David Courneyea announces his passing on November 16, 2011 at Picton Memorial Hospital. David will be greatly missed by his loving sister Bernadette Setters along with siblings Doris Robitaille (late Paul), Norman Courneyea (Leola), Edmund Courneyea (Shirley), Freda Hobson (late George), Herman Courneyea (Dorothy), Wilfred Courneyea (Margaret), Barbara Denard (Neil) and sister-in-law Evelyn Courneyea. Predeceased by brothers Donald Courneyea (Pauline), Fred Courneyea, Leonard Courneyea (Lenore) and infant brother Raymond and sister Florence Smith (Vernon). Beloved uncle to many nieces and nephews for whom he thought so dearly of. The family wound like to thank the many healthcare providers who have been so exceptional over the course of his care. A special thank you to Dr. Connell and the staff of PMH for the kindness and support shown to us. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Gregory The Great Roman Catholic Church, on Saturday, November 19th at 11:00 a.m. Father Thomas Thazhappally Officiating. Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Memorial Donations may be made to the Loyalist Humane Society or the Canadian Diabetes Society on behalf of David. Arrangements entrusted to the Ainsworth Funeral Home, 288 Noxon Avenue, Wellington.
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SOPHIE – MARIANNE RAU – May 20, 1940 – November 12, 2011 – Calmly at Kingston General Hospital, on Saturday, November 12th, 2011, SOPHIE-MARIANNE RAU, of Darsser Hill Farms, Hillier, at the age of 71. Beloved partner of Jan. Pre-deceased by her beloved mother Mining Rau. Fondly remembered by Rob and his wife Arlene Altman and Angelka and her husband Rainer Gewalt and their families. A CELEBRATION OF MARIANNE’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Saturday, November 19th at 2 P.M. Interment Wellington Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Loyalist Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON SATURDAY FROM 1:15 TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.
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DORA BOND – March 22, 1909 – November 13, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Sunday, November 13th, 2011, DORA BOND, of the Westwind Condominiums, formerly of Toronto, at the age of 102. Beloved wife of the late Robert. Loving mother of Barbara Ansell of Picton and William and his wife Edythe Bond of Trenton. Dear sister of the late Alice Judson and Jack Williams. Much loved grandma to Michael, Susan, Tracy, Lesley, Jennifer, Cathy, Robert, John and a great grammy to Alex, Daniel, Cameron, Adam, Amy. MRS. BOND IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service will be held at The Church of St. Mary Magdalene, Picton, on Wednesday, November 16th at 2 P.M. Reverend Ian Martin Officiating. If desired, donations to The Church of St. Mary Magdalene or the Multiple Sclerosis Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH ON WEDNESDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL 2 P.M.
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LEILA ANGELA BENTLEY – Peacefully at the Belleville General Hospital on Friday November 11, 2011, Leila Bentley (nee Ostrom) at the age of 87. Beloved wife of the late William Lorne Bentley. Loved mother of Lorne William (Rebecca), Jacqueline Leila (Ron Norton), Geraldine Lynn Bailey (Neil Foster), Christine Marie (Greg Hays), Deborah Pepper, Joyce Elizabeth Bentley (Marty Courneyea) and Leslie-Anne (Roberto Nieves Valle). Dear grandmother of Quinn, Zachary, Trevor, Veronica, Ken, Dave, Susi, Christa, Paul, Randy, Derek, Martin, Afrika and Camila, greatgrandmother of Dryden, Owen, Regan, Logan, Sydney, McKenna, Devon, Athena, Finn, Devon, Vanessa, Riley, Hayden, Emerson and Zachary and sister of Lorna Lottman of Florida. Mrs. Bentley rested at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton.   613-476-5571.  MEMORIAL SERVICE in the Chapel on Wednesday November 16 at 12 noon. The Reverend Steven Spicer officiating.  Interment Glenwood Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Belleville General Hospital Auxiliary or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please). The family will receive friends on Wednesday Morning from 10 am. until Service time.
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DON POFF – Surrounded by his family at the P.E.C. Memorial Hospital, Picton, ON on Wednesday, November 9th, 2011. DON POFF In his 41st year. Beloved son of Sarah and the late Boyd Poff.  Loving husband of Jennifer Poff. Dear father of Corey, Samantha and Kelly. Survived by brother Darnell and sister Deborah Lounsberry and predeceased by brother Darryl. Don will be sadly missed by all who knew him. A Memorial Service will be held at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Tuesday, November 15th at 1:00 p.m. Reverend Audrey Whitney officiating. Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
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VICTOR COGHLAN – July 1, 1928 – November 8, 2011 – Peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Tuesday, November 8th, 2011, VICTOR FRANCES COGHLAN, Former Warden of Prince Edward County, formerly of R.R, #2, Hillier, at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Violet. Loving father of Byron and his wife Carol, Yvonne and her husband David Huff, Kevin and his wife Joan, Ray and his wife Mary Anne, Eldon and his wife Jean and the late Glenn and Carolyn Zachariah. Dear brother of the late Jim, Catherine Easto, Bernadette Roche, Tom, Cyril, John-Joe, Eddy, Henry, Roger, Josephine Foster and Olive Knight. Much loved grampa to his many grandchildren, great grandchildren and his late granddaughter Missy. MR. COGHLAN IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel at Emmanuel Baptist Church, Bloomfield, on Friday, November 11th at 10:30 A.M. Pastor Peter Spragg Officiating. Private Family interment will take place at Lutheran Church Cemetery, Maynooth. If desired, donations to Emmanuel Baptist Church Building Fund would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY EVENING FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M. AND AT THE CHURCH ON FRIDAY FROM 9:30 A.M.
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GWEN JESSEN – February 12, 1926 – November 3, 2011 – Peacefully at Kentwood Park Nursing Home, on Thursday, November 3rd, 2011, GWEN JESSEN, formerly of Wellington, at the age of 85. Beloved wife of Oscar for 65 years. Loving mother of Jeff and his wife Leigh of Thunder Bay, Judy Jessen and her partner Stephen Blount of Calgary, Shelley and her husband Mike Bishop of Landisburg, PA and Derek of Mississauga. Dear sister of Doug and his wife Joan McKee of Thunder Bay. Much loved grandmother to Terry, Michelle, Tyler, Genna and the late Justin. A PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Monday, November 7th, 2011 Reverend Lynn Watson Officiating. If desired, donations to The Kidney Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE)
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GLADYS “Scotty” WALTERS– November 5, 1919 – October 30, 2011 – Suddenly, after a brief illness at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Sunday, October 30th, 2011, “SCOTTY” GLADYS WALTERS, of Bloomfield. Beloved wife of the late Homer. Loving mother of Sandra Walters of Toronto. Dear sister of Nettie & her husband Ian Watt of Perth, Australia, cousin of Trudie Marshall of Perth, Scotland and aunt of Sandi & Pat Douglas and Winnie & Maurice Turnbull, all of Scotland. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Wednesday, November 2nd at 2 P.M. Reverend Lynn Watson Officiating. Interment at Hicksite Cemetery, Bloomfield. If desired, donations to the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #78 would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY FROM 1:00 TILL TIME OF SERVICE.

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EVAN MILLARD ISENOR – Peacefully with his family in Belleville on Wednesday October 26, 2011, Evan Isenor, of Picton, at the age of 80. Beloved husband of Carrie Bernice (nee Bowers). Loved father of Murray, Diana Hele, Dara Honeywood, Teresa Isenor, Derrick, Dwayne and the late Mary-Lou. Cherished grandfather of 11, greatgrandfather of 9 and predeceased by 1 sister and 2 brothers. Mr. Isenor rested at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571. Interment of cremated remains will take place in Cherry Valley Cemetery at a later date and time to be announced. There will be no service at this time.

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SUSAN STRONG– May 14, 1949 – October 27, 2011 – Suddenly at Kingston General Hospital, on Thursday, October 27th, 2011, SUSAN ELENORE STRONG, of Big Island, formerly of Toronto, at the age of 62. Wife of Phillip Barker of Toronto. Loving mother of Katy of Toronto. Dear sister of Doug and his wife Carol of Kingston. Special aunt to Trevor and Russell. SUSAN IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday, November 1st at 2:00 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Hastings and Prince Edward School Board would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY AFTERNOON FROM 1 TILL 2 P.M.

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STEVEN ZABAN– August 21, 1937 – October 24, 2011 – Suddenly at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Monday, October 24th, 2011, STEVE LESLIE ZABAN, former owner of Secutron Limited, of Chuckery Hill Road, at the age of 74. Beloved husband of the late Maria. Loved father of Steven of Mexico, Richard and his wife Kathie of Toronto, Maria and her husband Stuart Stanley of Picton, Thomas and his wife Dale of Victoria, B.C. and the late Peter and Georgina. Much loved grandpa to Kalen, Nicholas, Katie, Sarah, Meagan, Jake, Amanda, Annie, Quade and Harper A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Friday, November 4th at 2 P.M. Friends may call on Friday from 1 till 2 P.M.. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE).

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SANDRA HELM– May 31, 1947 – October 22, 2011 – Quietly at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Saturday, October 22nd, 2011, SANDRA JANE HELM, of St. Ola, formerly of Belleville, at the age of 64. Beloved companion of Bill Morrow. Loved mother to Jody Lewis of Red Deer, Alberta. Dear sister of Glenn and his wife Dianne Helm of Consecon. Sandra will be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. AN INFORMAL GATHERING OF SANDRA’S FAMILY AND FRIENDS WILL TAKE PLACE AT HER BROTHER GLENN’S HOME, 627 MELVILLE ROAD, CONSECON, ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5th FROM 1-4 PM Cremation. If desired, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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FRED CLARK– Peacefully passed away with his family at his side at the Hallowell House Nursing Home, Picton, ON on Friday, October 21st, 2011. FRED CLARK, in his 76th year. Loving son of the late Homer and Fay Clark (nee Benham). Beloved husband and best friend of Patsy (nee Gamble). Loving father of David Clark and Cheryl (Larry) Ward. Cherished Papa to Erik and Jason. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Monday, October 24th from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday, October 25th at 11:00 a.m. Reverend Dale Estey officiating. Interment Carrying Place Annex Memorial Donations to the Consecon United Church Memorial Fund would be appreciated by the family. A Masonic Service will be held on Monday evening at 6:00 p.m.

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VERA HOLLAND– November 17, 1921 – October 16, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Belleville General on Sunday, October 16th, 2011, VERA KATHLEEN HOLLAND, of Picton, a the age of 89. Beloved wife of Frank. Loving mother of Diane St. Louis of Smiths Falls, Elizabeth Wylie of Napanee and Patricia and her husband Jim Lintner of Bonfield and the late Doug. Dear sister of Barbara Culmer, Margaret Wood both of Picton and the late Bernice Frizzell and Loretta Ferguson. Loved and missed by her 7 grandchildren and her 3 great grandchildren. AN INFORMAL GATHERING OF FAMILY AND FRIENDS WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE FAMILY HOME, 9 SIMEON STREET, PICTON ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18TH FROM 2 TILL 5 P.M. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Glenora United Church or The Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family and can be left at the Funeral Home. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON

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BETTE MASON– February 2, 1931 – October 15, 2011 – Suddenly at Quinte Health Care Belleville General on Saturday, October 15th, 2011, ELIZABETH “BETTE” MASON, of Picton, formerly of Port Credit, at the age of 80. Beloved wife of Jack. Loving mother of Wendy and her husband Dennis Joy of Woodstock and Lori Mason of Mississauga. Dear grandmother to Michelle, Matthew and Brendan. MRS. MASON IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Friday, October 21st at 2 P.M. Reverend Jean Wilson Officiating. Interment Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.

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WENDY McCONNELL– October 25, 1955 – October 16, 2011 – Surrounded by her family, at home on Centre Street, Picton, on Sunday, October 16th, 2011, WENDY JOANNE McCONNELL, at the age of 55. Beloved partner of Ray Hobson and wife of the late Mervin. Much loved daughter of Garnet and the late Madeline Ferguson. Beloved mother of Kalen and his partner Sally of Canmore, AB, Devon and his partner Jen Hitchon of Bloomfield and Emily and her husband Jamie Wilkinson. Dear sister of Alan Hicks, Terry Ferguson, Paul Ferguson, Steve Ferguson, Cheryl Summers, David Ferguson, Colleen Ferguson and Dale Ferguson. MRS. McCONNELL IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday, October 19th at 2:00 P.M. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Loyalist Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY EVENING FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M.

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MARCO MENNACHER– June 16, 1976 – October 12, 2011 – Suddenly at his home, Lake Street, Picton, on Wednesday, October 12th, 2011, MARCO MENNACHER, at the age of 35. Beloved son of Peter and his wife Alice of South Bay and his late mother Brigitte. Dear grandson to Hilde Langen and Elfriede Mennacher both of Germany. Loved brother to Pablo of Germany, Patrick of New York, Marlon of Montreal and Millie of Picton. Loved nephew of Knut and Uschi of Germany. Fondly remembered by the Goodfellow Family of Montreal. A GATHERING OF MARCO’S FAMILY AND FRIENDS WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON. ON SUNDAY FROM 1 TILL 3 P.M. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Ontario Schizophrenia Society or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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JOYCE ROLSTON– It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, on Wednesday, October 12 th , 2011 at Hallowell House Nursing Home, Picton. JOYCE ROLSTON, in her 86th year. Joyce is survived by her loving husband Bob and their 3 daughters; Suzanne (Henry) Meulenaar, Nancy (Stewart) Sereda, Rhonda (Brian) Miller and her daughter-in-law Jan Nightingale. Remembered by her 13 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, her sister-in-laws Mady and Jean and her many nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by her three sons, Bobby, David, and John, her grandson James and her sister Bernie Coops. “God’s garden must be beautiful. He always takes the best.” Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Sunday, October 16 th from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Monday, October 17 th at 1:00 p.m. at the St. Andrew’s Anglican Church, Wellington. Reverend Andrew Wilson officiating. Interment Wellington Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the St. Andrew’s Anglican Church would be appreciated by the family.

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HEATHER KING– July 14, 1943 – October 11, 2011 – Peacefully after a lengthy illness at Prince Edward County Memorial, on Tuesday, October 11th, 2011, HEATHER L. KING, of Wellington, formerly of Cherry Valley, at the age of 68. Beloved wife of Jim. Loving mother of Sheryl and her husband Jeff Brant of South Bay. Much loved nana to Zac and Tessa. MRS. KING IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON Funeral Service will be held at, Cherry Valley United Church on Friday, October 14th at 10:30 A.M. Reverends Steven Spicer and Phil Hobbs Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. Order of the Eastern Star Lodge #273 Service will be held Thursday evening at 7:30 P.M. If desired, donations to Montreal Children’s Shrine Hospital or Cherry Valley United Church would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL THURSDAY EVENING FROM 5 TILL 8 P.M.

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AVIS MELROSE FOSTER– At the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Monday October 10, 2011, Avis Foster (nee Boutilier), at the age of 93, of the Manor on Loyalist Parkway. Beloved wife of Frank Foster and loved mother of Beverly (Edward Hawkins) of Bath, Kathryn (Robert Hollywood) of Sharbot Lake, Wendy Foster of Vancouver, William Foster of Toronto and the late Frank Jr. and Gordon. Dear grandmother of 5, greatgrandmother of 7 and sister of Elsie, Audrey, Morley, Benny and the late Bruce, Cora, Ray, Doug, James, Eric and Maxine. Mrs. Foster is resting at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 FUNERAL SERVICE in the Chapel on Friday October 14 at 11 am. The Reverend Ian Martin officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. Memorial donations to the PECMH Auxiliary or the CNIB would be appreciated. The family will receive friends on Thursday evening from 7 to 9 pm.* * *

HARRY LAMBERT – June 30, 1933 – October 9, 2011 – In the presence of his family, at his home on Church Street, Picton, on Sunday, October 9th, 2011, HARRY G. LAMBERT, at the age of 78. Beloved husband of Mary. Loving father to Harold and his wife Carol of Maitland and Ann Marie and her husband Russell Brookes of Picton. Dear brother of Betty Ridgely, Marilyn Patton, Donna Hrynkiw, Robert, Wayne, Gerald and the late Helen Burke, Jean Kachmar, Lorene Kachmar, Joanne Locke, Doug, Ronald and Donald. Much loved ‘pop’ to Jordan, Trevor and Dylan. MR. LAMBERT IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON, Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Gregory The Great Roman Catholic Church, on Saturday, October 15th at 10 A.M. Father Thomas Thazhappally Officiating. Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Picton Dialysis Unit or to Hospice Prince Edward would be appreciated by the family. Vigil Prayers will be held Friday at 7:30 P.M. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY EVENING FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M.

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BILL ARMSTRONG – May 2, 1922 – October 7, 2011 – Suddenly at his home, R.R. #4, Picton, on Friday, October 7th, 2011, WILLIAM “BILL” IRVINE ARMSTRONG, Retired Pilot for Air Canada, and WWII Veteran, formerly of Toronto, at the age of 89. Beloved husband of the late Joan. Loving father of Lynda and her husband Richard Dundas of Mississauga, Bill and his wife Valerie of Port Elgin and Paul of Toronto. Was loved by his late brothers and sisters. Grandpa will be sadly missed by Andrew and David and great grandson Fletcher. MR. ARMSTRONG IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON Funeral Service will be held at, The Church of St. Mary Magdalene, Picton, on Wednesday. October 12th at 2 P.M. Reverend Ian Martin Officiating. Interment Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Church of St. Mary Magdalene or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH ON WEDNESDAY FROM 1 TILL 2 P.M.

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DEBBY WILKINSON – April 7, 1957 – October 6, 2011 – After a lengthy illness at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward Memorial on Thursday, October 6th, 2011, DEBBY WILKINSON, of Picton, at the age of 54. Beloved wife of Rick. Loved daughter of the late Virginia Edwards and Murph Mulridge. Loving mother of Jason & his wife Angela of Picton and Jasmine & her husband Geoff Todd of Brockville. Dear sister of John (Sharon) Mulridge, Carol Mulridge, Judy (Eric) LeClair, Heather Manlow (Guy Barsley), David (Brent) Manlow-Buckland and the late Bob Mulridge, Gwen Snider & Linda Aulthouse. Loving grandmother of Gregory and Nathan. BY DEBBY’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE, THE BENEFIT DANCE SCHEDULED AT THE ELKS HALL ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8TH WILL CONTINUE AS PLANNED. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family and can be left at the funeral home. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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JOHN THIBAULT– Owner- Collision Prevention Driving School and Retired Picton Post Master – Suddenly on Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at the Belleville General Hospital in his 68th year. Beloved husband of Eveline Thibault of 15 years. Loving father of John (Alisha), Calvin (Kim) and Janey Turner (Charles). Dear brother of Lomer (Arlene). Loved by 7 grandchildren Matthew, Nathan, Hannah, Jasmine, Britney, Ava, Erin and great grandchild Kasey Potts. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. Arrangements entrusted to the BURKE FUNERAL HOME, 150 Church St., Belleville (613-968-6968). Visitation on Saturday, October 8, 2011 from 12 – 2 pm. Funeral Service will be celebrated on Saturday, October 8, 2011 at 2 pm in the Chapel. Donations to a charity of choice would be appreciated.

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ALBERT GAMBLE – February 1, 1925 – October 4, 2011 – At Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Tuesday, October 4th, 2011, ALBERT EDWARD GAMBLE, of Picton, formerly of Montreal, at the age of 86. Beloved husband of Edith. Loving father of Geoff and his wife Beverley of Napanee and Peter and his wife Patricia of Picton. Dear brother of May Bashaw of Pickering. Much loved grampa to Stacia, Kevin and Lauren. MR. GAMBLE IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Wednesday, October 12th at 2 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations made to the National Airforce Museum of Canada would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY AFTERNOON FROM 2:00 UNTIL 4:00 P.M.

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DONNA LILA COOPER – Peacefully at home with her family on Saturday October 1, 2011, Donna Cooper (nee Closson), of Hillier. Beloved wife of Harvey and much loved mother of Nathan (Tiffany) of Cherrry Valley and Drew (Amanda) of Carrying Place. Grandma to her ‘Little Man’ Hayden. Dear sister of Eldon (Mary Ellen) of Ameliasburgh, Carol (Doug Bigg) of Picton and Paul (Helen) of Frankford. Donna is resting at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton 613-476-5571 FUNERAL SERVICE at the Wesley Acres Retreat Centre and Camp Ground on Tuesday October 4 at 2 pm. followed by Cremation and Interment in Christ Church Cemetery, Hillier. Pastors Paul Griffin and Carl Bull officiating. Memorial donations to Camp Trillium, Garratt’s Island would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please). The family will receive friends on Monday evening from 6 to 9 pm. at the Funeral Home and Tuesday from 1 pm. until service time at Wesley Acres.

GEORGE DONALD ‘Don’ ANDREWS – April 10, 1923 – October 2, 2011 – Peacefully at Hallowell House Nursing Home on Sunday, October 2nd, 2011, GEORGE DONALD ‘DON’ ANDREWS, of Barker St., Picton, at the age of 88. Beloved husband of Faye. Loving father of Blaine, Greg and his wife Gail of Whitby, Steve and his wife Carole of Picton and to his daughter-in-law Ardy. Dear brother of the late Arthur, Dorothy Columbus, Vera Kleinsteuber and Helen Rankin. Loving grandpa of Katherine, Jenny, Rebecca, Shannon, David and Sean. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, on Thursday October 6th at 2:00 P.M. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY FROM 1:00 P.M. UNTIL SERVICE TIME.

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D. WILSON BULPIT – January 3, 1944 – September 30, 2011 – After a long struggle at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward Memorial on Friday, September 30th, 2011, D. WILSON BULPIT, of Fish Lake, at the age of 67. Beloved husband of Marlene. Loved father of Jim and his wife Tracy of Big Island and Helena and her husband Cyril Weese of Belleville. Much loved grampa of Dwayne (Lora), Michelle, Kyle and Ashley and great-grampa of Ava and Carlee. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON, on Wednesday, October 5th at 2 P.M. Reverend Jim Cullen Officiating. Interment to follow at Sophiasburgh Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON FROM 1:00 P.M. UNTIL SERVICE TIME AT 2:00 P.M.

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CHARLES ‘RAY’ LITTLEFAIR– Passed away at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton on Thursday, September 29th, 2011, Charles Ray Littlefair, of Wellington, in his 85th year. Loving husband of Pamela. Dear father of Roger and his wife Allison of Nova Scotia. Special grandfather to Aiden. Predeceased by his five sisters and five brothers all in the UK. Ray arrived in Canada on September 3rd, 1953. He was an avid gardener and woodworker and he will take with him his fond memories of his time spent hunting with friends. Friends are invited to gather with the family to celebrate Ray’s life at the Ainsworth Funeral Home, 288 Noxon Avenue, Wellington on Thursday, October 6 th from 6-8 p.m. Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the MS Society would be appreciated by the family.

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DORIS MARY SEELEY (RIST) – At Lennox and Addington County General Hospital on Monday, September 26, 2011, Doris Mary (Rist) passed away peacefully. She was predeceased by her husband Lloyd Seeley and her parents Mary and Edgar Rist. Doris will be missed by her children and their families: Jo-Ann and Don Ward and Sybil and Sophie; Douglas and Debbie and Shannon and Steacy, Cameron and Jacob, Leslie and Dean and Keely, Reese and Brie and Corrine, Kayla and Brendan and Chris and Rosaleen and Heather and Scott and Madisson, and Joe, Ciaran and Joseph. Doris is survived by her dear sister Helen Wannamaker and by Carl and June Seeley and Mildred Fennell. She was predeceased by her siblings Annie Nicholas, Robert Rist, Alice Seeley and Edward Rist. She was also predeceased by Helen and Mordern Walker, Graham and Rowena Seeley and their families. She is well remembered by many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. She is well remembered too, by many neighbours, customers and friends throughout her years in Picton and most recently Napanee. A graveside service will be held at the Cherry Valley Cemetery on Monday, October 24, 2011. For those wishing, donations may be made to The Lloyd Seeley Family Scholarship Fund, the Napanee District Community Foundation, located at 47 Dundas St. E., Napanee, Ontario K7R IH7 or phone 613 354-7333.

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RUTH LEWIS – Peacefully entered into rest at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton on Monday, September 26th, 2011, RUTH LEWIS of Wellington, at the age of 76. Loving wife of Allan Lewis. Beloved mother of Paul and Bonnie, Steve and Lynn, Scott and Sharon and Brian and Yazmin. Remembered by her 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Survived by brother Donald Williams and predeceased by brother Harold. Through Ruth’s struggles, her passion for crocheting brought great joy to herself and many others. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Thursday, September 29th from 6-8 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held in the chapel on Friday, September 30th at 1:00 p.m. Pastor Peter Spragg officiating. Memorial Donations to the West Lake Terrace Nursing Home would be appreciated by the family.

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Lieut. – Col. HELEN MORRISON – June 7, 1923 – September 25, 2011 – Helen Morrison went to be with her Lord, peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Sunday, September 25th, 2011, LIEUT. COL. HELEN MORRISON formerly of Cherry Valley, at the age of 88. Beloved wife of the late Lieu. Col. John Morrison. Loving mother of Robert of Brantford. Dear sister of the late Edward and Harold Cook. Much loved nanny to Angela and her husband Wayne McQueston and Shawn and his wife Holly Morrison and her great grandchildren Sasha and Andrew. Helen will be fondly remembered by Bill and Donna Downham and their family. FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE SALVATION ARMY CHURCH, QUEEN & ELIZABETH STREETS, PICTON, on Thursday, September 29th at 2 P.M. Majors Dean and Margaret Locke Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH ON THURSDAY FROM 1 TILL 2 P.M. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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GARRY ROGER LAFRACE– On Wednesday, September 21st, 2011, Garry Roger Lafrance, beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend passed away on Wednesday. Garry’s smile, laugh, friendship and generosity will be remembered fondly by the lives he touched. Formerly of Stittsville and Ottawa, ON and Springhill, Florida. Husband and best friend of Patt (Dallaire) of Wellington and predeceased by wife Karen, son of Ruth Murray and Edward Bud Lafrance. Dear father of Jennifer Harvey (Brett) of Napanee, Christopher (Amy) of Sydenham, Angele, Lainy, Valerie, Suzanne and Peter. Loving grandfather of Jonathon, Emily, Holden, Paige, Sarah, Justin, Mia, Valerie, Austin, Lainy, Cole, Walker, Macaulay, Kai and Muki. Survived by his sister Gail McQuaid (Brian) of Ottawa. Friends and relatives are invited to attend a Memorial Service on Wednesday, September 28th at 1:00 p.m.at the St. Andrew’s Anglican Church in Wellington, ON. The ceremony will be officiated by Reverend Andrew Wilson. Immediately following the memorial service, all are encouraged to attend a celebration of Garry’s life at the Wellington on the Lake Rec Centre. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the Ainsworth Funeral Home, Wellington, ON

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HOWARD LESLIE HALL – Peacefully at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Tuesday September 20, 2011, Howard Hall, formerly of Bloomfield, at the age of 85. Beloved husband of Betty (nee Bird) and loving father of Gordon (Susan) of Carrying Place, Kathy (Brian) of Oshawa and the late Donnie. Grandpa of Jessica and Brett. Dear brother of Betty Palmer of Cherry Valley and the late Helen Dainard and Robert Hall. Mr. Hall is resting at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton, ON 613-476-5571. FUNERAL SERVICE in the Chapel on Friday September 23 at 2 pm. Major Dean Locke officiating. Interment Hicksite Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Salvation Army or the PECM Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please) The family will receive friends on Thursday evening from 6 to 8 pm. and Friday afternoon from 1 pm. until Service time.

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EDITH ROBLIN – June 9, 1925 – September 21, 2011 – Peacefully with her family by her side, on Wednesday, September 21st, 2011, EDITH ROBLIN, of R.R. #2, Picton, at the age of 86. Beloved wife of the late Ronald. Loving mother of John and his wife Nancy, Margaret and her husband Hal, Wayne and his wife Pat, David, Rhonda and her husband Joe and Faye and her husband Jeroen. Dear sister of Myrtle, Rose, Patsy, Phyllis and the late Kay, Flo, Ellen and Margaret. Much loved grandmother to Kelly, Chris, Kreg, Ashton, Sarah, Natasha, Amanda, Phillip, Connor and her great grandchildren Jazlyn and Jaxon. MRS. ROBLIN IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Friday, September 23rd at 2 P.M. Reverend Ann Marie Jones Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY EVENING FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M.

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VINCENT ‘Vinny’ SUGRUE – Peacefully entered into rest, surrounded by his family, at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton, ON on Sunday, September 18th, 2011. VINCENT ‘VINNY’ SUGRUE, at the age of 78. Loving husband of Jeannine Sugrue. Dear father of Daniel (Terri), Patrick and Karen (Ron) Bakker. Remembered by grandchildren Joey, Brianna, Kirkland, Brandie and Riley. Survived by his sisters Peggy, Mary, Nora and Cissie. Vincent’s determination and work ethic was an inspiration to all those who knew him. A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Gregory the Great Roman Catholic Church, Picton on Monday, September 26th, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. (with visiting one hour prior to the service). Rev. Thomas J. Thazhappally officiating. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Ainsworth Funeral Home, 288 Noxon Avenue, Wellington, ON

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MICHAEL McNALLY– Passed Away with family at his side, on Sunday, September 18th, 2011, Michael McNally, of RR2 Hillier, in his 92nd year. Beloved husband of the late Mary. Loving mother of Lorraine and her husband Dan O’Connell. Cherished grandfather of Tamara and Tracey. Predeceased by his daughter Maureen den Ouden. Michael was a loyal friend who will be sadly missed by all those who’s lives he touched both here in Prince Edward County and overseas. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Thursday, September 22nd from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. Memorial Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 23rd at St. Michael’s Church, 296 Church Street, Belleville. Father Richard Whalen officiating. Interment St. James Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family

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EDITH MURIEL HOWE– Peacefully at the Hallowell House Nursing Home on Monday, September 12, 2011, Muriel Howe (nee Cole), at the age of 98. Beloved wife of the late Murney Howe and loved mother of Margaret Howe of Picton, Matthew (Jane) of Prince Edward Cty., Moira (David) Parker of Calgary and the late Myrna. Dearly loved by her 8 grandchildren, 11 greatgrandchildren and the many children that called her ‘Nan’. Sister of the late Donald, Sidney and Ben Cole. Mrs. Howe is resting at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 Funeral Service in the Chapel on Saturday September 17 at 10 am. The Reverend Robert Jones officiating. Interment in Thomasburg Cemetery to follow. Memorial donations to the CNIB would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please). The family will receive friends on Saturday morning from 9:30 am. until Service time.

 

ELAINE MATHER – November 9, 1941 – September 11, 2011 – Suddenly at Quinte Health Care Belleville General on Sunday, September 11th, 2011, ELAINE HELEN MATHER, of R.R. #1, Picton, at the age of 69. Dear daughter of the late Bea and Hollis Woodward. Beloved wife of John. Loving mother to Cameron of Brantford, Todd and his wife Rhonda and Bradley all of London and loved by her step children David of Port Rowan, Paul and his wife Kelly of St. Catharines and Cheryl and her husband Mike of Simcoe. Dear sister of Cheryl and her husband Bill of Hendersonville, N.C. Sadly missed by her 7 grandchildren and her 1 great grandchild. BY ELAINE’S REQUEST, HER BODY HAS BEEN DONATED TO QUEENS’ SCHOOL OF ANATOMY, A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT A LATER DATE. If desired, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family and can be left at the funeral home. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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VERNA NOREEN STEWART– Peacefully at the West Lake Terrace on Sunday September 11, 2011, Verna Stewart (nee Kleinsteuber), at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late Edward ‘Ted’ Stewart. Sister of the late Lottie King (Carnahan), Marjorie Leeman and Gervase Kleinsteuber. Dear aunt of Patricia Broad, Margaret Frederick and Gwen Black. As desired by Mrs. Stewart, a private committal will take place in West Lake Cemetery following Cremation. Memorial donations to the Children’s Wish Foundation or the West Lake Church of Christ would be appreciated by the family. (Cheques only, please) Arrangements entrusted to the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton.

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JOHN ALVIN BONGARD – With his family at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Saturday September 10, 2011, John Bongard, at the age of 81. Beloved companion of Brenda Whalen (nee Van Cott). Loved father of Guy of Cherry Valley, Sheldon (Lynn) of Omemee, grandfather of Mark, Shauna, Brandon, Brett and Bryton, step-father of of Shelley (Kevin) Yuill of Ft. McMurray, AB and Shawn (Lori) of Picton and step-grandfather of Adam, Rebecca, Alec and Amanda. Dear brother of Helen Heffernan, Bernice Green, Mary Hogan, Ross Bongard and the late Alton. As requested by Mr. Bongard, there will be no visitation or service. Cremation has taken place. Memorial donations to the PECM Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated by the family. (Cheques only, please) Arrangements entrusted to the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton.

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LYLE MINAKER – June 15, 1919 – September 6, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Belleville General on Tuesday, September 6th, 2011, LYLE OSCAR MINAKER, of Picton at the age of 92. Beloved husband of Rita and the late Ivy. Loved father of Debbie and her husband Bruce Simpson of Wellington, Sheila and her husband Peter Merryweather of Mississauga, Donna Mills of Belleville, Tim and his wife Jan of Kingston and a dear step father to Clifford and his wife Phyllis Hineman and Jonathan and his wife Angie Abrams. Dear brother of the late Avis Barton, Edna Gorsline, Hannah Leavitt and Ralph. Much loved poppy to grandchildren and his many great grandchildren. MR. MINAKER IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Thursday, September 8th at 10:30 A.M. Majors Dean and Margaret Locke Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY EVENING FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M.

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ANGELA HAYES – May 29, 1944 – September 3, 2011 – Suddenly at Kingston General Hospital on Saturday, September 3rd, 2011, ANGELA HAYES, of Nery Avenue, Picton, at the age of 67. Beloved wife of Bill and daughter of Frances Grant and the late Charles Lovely. Loved mother of Ernie, Francene, Robyn and her husband Robert Burns, all of Picton. Dear sister of Don, Alfred, Arnold and Ron. Loved nana of Mitchell, Taylor, Joey, Owen, Joshua and Keith. MRS. HAYES IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held at The Salvation Army Church at Queen and Elizabeth Streets, Picton on Thursday, September 8th at 2:00 P.M. Majors Dean and Margaret Locke Officiating. Interment at Bowerman McFaul Cemetery. If desired, donations made to the Salvation Army Self Denial Fund would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY EVENING FROM 6:00 UNTIL 8:00 P.M.

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EVELYN ELAINE JEFFERY – Suddenly on Friday September 2, 2011, Elaine Jeffery (nee Kincaid) of Picton, at the age of 59. Beloved wife of Jim and loving mother of Sarah (Jeremy), Rachel (Shawn) and Beau. Elaine cherished her grandchildren Graham, Sydney, Vada, Rozzalyn and Kayla. Dear sister of Ann (Jim) Evans and Sharon (Dale) Mitts. Elaine is resting at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 FUNERAL SERVICE in Picton United Church on Friday September 9 at 2 pm. The Reverends Richard Pitcher and Stan Whitehouse to officiate. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Church of St. Mary Magdalene would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please) The family will receive friends on Thursday afternoon 2 to 4 and evening 7 to 9 pm. at the Funeral Home and Friday from 1 pm. until Service time at the Church.

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OLA MARION BURNETT – December 6, 1928 – September 2, 2011 – Peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Friday, September 2, 2011, OLA MARION BURNETT, at the age of 82. Beloved wife of the late Keith Burnett. Dear sister of Roma Mason of Ottawa, Shirley Brown of Constance Bay, ON, Bryan Dodd of P.E.I., Barry Dodd of Orleans, Dawna Armstrong of Bloomfield, David Dodd of Ottawa and the late Beulah Eveline, Betty Alder and Gilbert Dodd. Loved and missed by her many nieces, nephews and their families. A PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT PINECREST CEMETERY, OTTAWA. Cremation. If desired, donations to Picton Manor Resident’s Fund or to Hospice Prince Edward would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to The Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main Street, Picton, ON.

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MARGARET E. HARRISON – August 24, 1926 – September 2, 2011 – Peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Friday September 2nd, 2011, Margaret E. Harrison, of Waupoos, at the age of 85. Beloved wife of Glen. Loved mother of David and his wife Moira of Victoria, BC, Jeffrey and his wife Kathleen of Campbell River, BC, Ted and his wife Enid of Southampton, ON, Anne Stevens of Oakville and Jeannie and her husband Sean Marrin of Oakville. Dear sister of David MacBeath, Isobel Nadeau and the late Shirley Levesquis. Proud nana of Glen, Malcolm, Megan, Christopher, Stepahnie, Raymond, Matthew, Michael, Margot, Jack and Elizabeth and to her great grandson Harrison. THE FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT CRESSY UNITED CHURCH ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6TH AT 2:00 P.M. Interment to follow in the church cemetery. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. If desired, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Friends may call at the church on Tuesday afternoon from 1:00 p.m. until service time.

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NORMAN GRAHAM – August 9, 1942 – September 1, 2011 – Suddenly at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Thursday, September 1st, 2011, NORMAN ROBSON GRAHAM, at the age of 69. Loving father of Mark and his wife Beth of Picton, Steve and his wife Jaime of Consecon, Paul of Fernie, B.C. and their mother Margery. Dear brother of James, Jenny Wilson, Kenneth all of Scotland and the late Jeffrey. Loved grandfather to Alice, Atherton, Gilbert and Evan. AN INFORMAL GATHERING TO CELEBRATE NORM’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT THE PRINCE EDWARD YACHT CLUB ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10TH FROM 2 TILL 5 PM Cremation. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family and can be left at the funeral home. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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DOROTHY LEATHLEY – November 9, 1927 – September 1, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Thursday, September 1st, 2011, DOROTHY LEATHLEY, formerly of Ajax, at the age of 83 Beloved wife of the late Ben. Loving mother of Christine Escoffery of Picton and Rob and his wife Lynda of Hampton, N.B. Dear sister of Edna, Joan and Margaret all of England. Much loved nana to Jennifer (Lee), Karen (Jamie), Michael, Kristoffer, Simon, Sarah (Jim) and Andrea and her great grandchildren Andrew, Emily, Max, Jacob, Mina, Liam, Cole, Cameron, Emma, Caleb and Grace. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Wednesday, September 7th at 2 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Picton. If desired, donations to the Save The Children Canada or Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY FROM 1:30 TILL TIME OF SERVICE.

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BARBARA MABEL GERALDI– At the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Tuesday August 30, 2011, Barbara Geraldi (nee Fairman) of Cherry Valley, at the age of 74. Beloved wife of Raymond and loved mother of Tina (John Rickard) of Salmon Pt., Thomas of Picton and the late Timothy. Cherished grandmother of Michael Anselmini of Cherry Valley and sister of the late Donald, Lorne and Muriel. As desired by Mrs. Geraldi, a private family Committal Service will take place in Cherry Valley Cemetery following Cremation. Memorial donations to the University Hospitals Kingston Foundation (UHKF) Cancer Centre would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please) Arrangements entrusted to the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton, ON 613-476-5571

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JERRY HAWLEY – July 7, 1939 – August 30, 2011 – Peacefully at his home, Downes Avenue, Picton, on Thursday, August 30th, 2011, JERRY HAWLEY SR., at the age of 72. Beloved husband of Donna. Loved father of Florence and her husband Bob Boyce, Angela Law, Jerry Jr., Bill Allen, Thomas, Christen and the late Jamie. Much loved uncle to Angel Casey and will be sadly missed by his special friend Larry Grosse. Much loved papa to his many grandchildren. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE SALVATION ARMY CHURCH, QUEEN & ELIZABETH STREETS, PICTON, on Friday, September 2nd at 2 P.M. Majors Dean and Margaret Locke Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Salvation Army or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH ON FRIDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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AUBREY SAMUEL BLAKER – Aubrey passed away Wednesday, August 24at 7:30 p.m. at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton, surrounded by his family members and friends. He is the beloved husband of 52 years of Jane Anne, and the father of Aubrey Jr., (Robin) of Picton and predeceased by Sonya Jane, Christopher and Rozalyn. He is the brother of Audrey (Don) Wood, Mel (Linda), Merv, all of Alderville and Alda Staples (Bob) of Cobourg. He will be sadly missed by many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A memorial service is to be held Friday, Sept. 2 at 2 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall, 4183 Old Highway 2, Belleville.

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DOROTHY AVELEIGH BROWN– At the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Saturday August 27, 2011, Aveleigh Brown (nee Hicks) of Picton Manor, 2 days before her 85th birthday. Beloved wife of the late Edward Allan ‘Ed’ Brown. Loved mother of Joseph (Suzzan) of Napanee, Dan of Winnipeg and Ken (Katrina) of Picton. Loved grandmother of Gerald, Jennifer, Crystal, Arthur, Amy, Michael, Jeffery, Jesse, Jeffery, Michael and Kassandra and greatgrandmother of 11. Dear sister of the late Geneva Barratt, Weston, William and Bernice Olivastri. Mrs. Brown rested at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 Memorial Service in the Chapel on Wednesday August 31 at 2 pm. The Reverend Dr. Hal Wilson officiating. Interment of cremated remains to take place in Nova Scotia at a later date. Memorial donations to the Picton United Church or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please) The family will receive friends on Tuesday afternoon 2 to 4 and evening 7 to 9 pm.

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RANDALL LEROY CARTER – Peacefully with his family at the Kingston General Hospital on Thursday August 25, 2011, Randall Carter, at the age of 62. Beloved husband of Jeanne (nee Hineman) and loved father of Randall and his wife Deborah of Shannonville. Proud grandfather of Payton and Levi. Dear brother of Marilyn (Jim Sayers), Lorene (George O,Neil), Carole (Herman Ebbers), Sylvia Littler, Velda (Charles Mountenay), Edward, Bryan (Annalee) and the late Timothy, Allan and Leah. Remembered by his many nieces and nephews. As desired by Mr. Carter, there will be no visitation or Service. Cremation has taken place. Memorial donations to the University Hospitals Kingston Foundation (UHKF) Cancer Centre or the PECM Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please) Arrangements entrusted to the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571

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SAMUEL RICHARD SEDORE – At the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Thursday August 25, 2011, Sam Sedore, at the age of 79. Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Stevenson) and loved father of Norma (Max Beniot), Linda (Kim Williams), Sandra (Arnold Wannamaker), Kathy (John Brooks), Bonnie (Rick Wannamaker) and Debbie (Robert Pounder). Loving grandfather of 10, greatgrandfather of 11 and brother of Marie, Carl, Sherman, Billy, Mary, Jimmie and the late Gladys, Charlie, Hilda, Garnet and Harold. Mr. Sedore rested at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 Funeral Service in the Chapel on Tuesday August 30 at 1 pm. Cremation and Interment in Cherry Valley Cemetery. The Reverend Audrey Whitney officiating. Memorial donations to the Canadaian Cancer Society would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please). The family will recieve friends on Tuesday from 12 noon until Service time.

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VERNON ALVIN LLOYD HOLMES – At the Hallowell House Nursing Home on Tuesday August 23, 2011, Vern Holmes, at the age of 57. Loved father of Robert (Sarah) of Picton, Tricia (late Ken) of Kingston, Tara of Belleville and Adam of Picton and their mother Shelley Welsh (nee Ferguson). Proud grandfather of Dylan, Destiny, Jake, Jordan, Dakota, Brittney, Tyson, Christopher, Josh and Michael. Dear brother of Sally, Bernice, Jane, Charles, Ronald, Rhonda and Robin. Mr. Holmes rested at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 Memorial Service in the Chapel on Friday August 26 at 2 pm. Cremation and Interment in Cherry Valley Cemetery. Major Dean Locke officiating. Memorial donations to the Picton Dialysis Clinic would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please) The family will receive friends on Friday afternoon from 1 pm. until Service time.

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BARBARA EAGEN – July 3, 1922 – August 21, 2011 – Peacefully at H.J. McFarland Memorial Home, on Sunday, August 21st, 2011, BARBARA ELIZABETH JUNE EAGEN, formerly of Windsor, at the age of 89. Loved mother of Erin and his wife Sheila of Consecon, Christopher and his wife Michelle of Windsor, Heather Eagen of Sharbot Lake and Shane and his wife Cara of Picton. Loved by her late brothers and sisters. Sadly missed by her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD IN WINDSOR AT A LATER DATE. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

* * *COREY MATTHEWS – November 25, 1975 – August 17, 2011 – Suddenly in Brent’s Cove, Newfoundland, on Wednesday, August 17th, 2011, COREY MATTHEWS, of Picton, at the age of 35. Beloved son of Rose and the late Ignatius of Brent’s Cove, Newfoundland. Much loved husband of Connie (Nee: Dick). Loved father of Cole and Hannah at home. Corey will be sadly missed by his brothers and sister, nieces, nephews and his many friends. A FUNERAL SERVICE WILL TAKE PLACE IN BRENT’S COVE, NEWFOUNDLAND. LOCAL ARRANGEMENTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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WILLIAM JOSEPH PEARCE – After a courageous battle with cancer, passed away with his family by his side on Tuesday August 16th, 2011. Bill will be sadly missed and joyfully remembered by his loving wife Deb, his sons: Robb (Kim), Richard (Kim), Bill (Laura Lee), and his grandchildren: Dalton, Madison, Liam and Kaitlyn. He is survived by his sisters Vivian and Bev and will be fondly remembered by his family and friends. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday September 3rd at the Wellington United Church, 243 Main St, Wellington, followed by a reception at the Orchard Grove Recreation Centre, 14 Empire Blvd, Wellington on the Lake. We will be celebrating Bill’s life as he would want us, in casual clothing with smiles, laughter along with a few tears. Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Ainsworth Funeral Home, Wellington.

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KEITH VanVLACK – January 6, 1934 – August 16, 2011 – At Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Tuesday, August 16th, 2011, KEITH ALEXANDER VANVLACK, of Picton, at the age of 77. Beloved husband of Julie. Loving father of Steven and his wife Darlene of Picton, Brian and his wife Wendy of Wellington and the late Gary. Dear step-father of Ryan and Kyle. Dear brother of George, Margaret, Lois, Mary Lou, Suzanne, Doug, Gordon, Richard and the late Clark McMillan and Robert. Much loved grandfather of Michael, Bradley, Jessica, Kerry Lynn and Robert. MR. VANVLACK IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service at the Church of St. Mary Magdalene on Friday, August 19th at 10:30 A.M. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Prince Edward Lodge #18 A.F. & A.M. will hold a service Thursday evening at 7:30 P.M. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY EVENING FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M.

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WOLF-DIETER DORST – February 3, 1934 – August 16, 2011 – Suddenly at his home, Waupoos, on Tuesday, August 16th, 2011, WOLF-DIETER DORST, in his 77th year. Beloved husband of Irene. BY WOLF-DIETERS’ REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Humane Society would be appreciated by the family and can be left at the funeral home. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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GRANT NORTON – November 28, 1924 – August 15, 2011 – Peacefully at Hallowell House Nursing Home on Monday, August 15th, 2011, GRANT NORTON, formerly of R.R. #2, Bloomfield, at the age of 86. Beloved husband of the late Mary Lou. Dear brother of the late Burton and will be sadly missed by his sister-in-law Norma Norton. Loving uncle to Connie and her husband Gavin Udell and Linda and her husband Paul Behnke and his great nieces and nephews. FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT BLOOMFIELD UNITED CHURCH, ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 18TH AT 2 P.M. Reverend Lynn Watson Officiating. Cremation to follow. If desired, donations to Bloomfield United Church or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH FROM 1 TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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BRIAN PRINCE – November 22, 1966 – August 13, 2011 -Suddenly on Saturday, August 13th, 2011 BRIAN EDWARD PRINCE, at the age of 44. Beloved son of Hartley and Margaret Ann Prince of Picton. Dear brother of Cody and his wife Adele of Grimsby. A PRIVATE FAMILY GRAVESIDE SERVICE WAS HELD AT CHERRY VALLEY CEMETERY Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiated. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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OLIVE MATILDA STEEN – April 4, 1918 – August 6, 2011 – Peacefully at Ottawa General Hospital, on Saturday, August 6th, 2011, with family at her side. OLIVE MATILDA STEEN, of Ottawa, formerly of Picton, at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late Tom. Loved mother of Tim and his wife Marie of Ottawa and Jane and her husband Gwynn Edwards of Calgary. Proud grandmother of Jamie, Rob, Kaitlin and Jonathan. A PRIVATE FAMILY INTERMENT WILL BE HELD AT GLENWOOD CEMETERY, PICTON. Cremation Major Dean Locke officiating. At Olive’s request, donations to The Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE) ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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MARGARET ELIZABETH (Betty) WATTAM – May 6, 1916 – August 5, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Friday August 5th, 2011, MARGARET ELIZABETH (BETTY) WATTAM, of Hill Street, Picton, at the age of 95. Dear sister of Kay Rands and Jean Webster, both of Picton and the late David Wattam. Betty will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews in the Wattam, Webster, Powers and Bailey families, by her friends and neighbors on Hill Street, by her church community at St. Mary Magdalene Church and by her dear friends Evelyn Drew and Mary Folkard. A CELEBRATION OF BETTY’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ONTARIO. on Friday August 12th, 2011 at 1:00 P.M. Reverend Dorothy Lancaster Officiating. Interment Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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LINDA JEAN ‘Linda’ PATRICK (nee Cole) – June 26, 1946 – August 4, 2011 – Suddenly at home on Thursday, August 4th, 2011, LINDA JEAN PATRICK, of Kingston, at the age of 65. Beloved daughter of the late Keith and Lillian Cole. Dear sister of Robert Keith Cole and his wife Heather of Sydenham, Bruce Cole and his wife Mary Ellen of Orillia, Kevin Cole of Milford and of the late Jennifer Cole-Cheng. Linda will also be missed and remembered by her aunts Lena Byers and Peggy Putnam, both of Renfrew, and by her nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT CHERRY VALLEY CEMETERY on Thursday, August 11th at 3:30 P.M. If desired, donations to the Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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HENRY OWENS BLAKENEY – June 22, 1927 – August 2, 2011. At home, with his family at his side, on Tuesday, August 2, 2011. Beloved husband of Donna, and the late Jean Hollett. Loved by his children Lynne Arnill (Paul), Patricia Cormie (John) and Henry Blakeney Jr. (Susan) and his step children, Tamerin Elliott, Jennifer Reuss and the late Majken Reuss. He will be sadly missed by his grandchildren, Matthew, Blake, Andrew, Dean, James, Bobby, Blake, Alicia, Jamie, Alex and Andrew. Please join us in the celebration of Henry’s life at the First Baptist Church, 46 King St. 613-476-6697, on Thursday, August 11, 2011, 2p.m. Donations may be made to the Prince Edward Memorial Hospital or the First Baptist Church of Picton.

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ANNE JANE DOMENIC – At the Kingston General Hospital on Thursday August 4, 2011, Annie Domenic (nee Hawley), at the age of 73. Much loved mother of Rose of Picton and the late Robert. Cherished grandmother of Caroline and Amanda, both of Picton and wife of Tony of B.C. Dear sister of Herman, Violet Lauder, Alice Deline and the late Marguerite Potter, Karen Graham, George, Wilford and Russell Hawley. Remembered by her numerous nieces and nephews. Mrs. Domenic rested at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 MEMORIAL SERVICE in the Chapel on Wednesday August 10 at 11 am. following Cremation. The Reverend Audrey Whitney officiating. Memorial donations to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please). The family will receive friends on Wednesday morning from 10 am. until Service time.

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OLGA MELISSA HANDLEY – At the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Wednesday August 3, 2011. Daughter of the late Orville and May (nee Clark) Handley and sister of the late Howard (Violet) Handley. Beloved aunt of Winston (Ida), the late Norman, Nila (Rick) Markland, Melvin, Gordon (Pam) and Glendon (Jennifer). Beloved great-aunt of Norman and Tyler Markland, Bobby-Jo Handley and Nicole Walker, Melinda and Dawnita Handley and Kraig and Kirk Handley. As desired by Miss Handley, interment has taken place in the family plot in Glenwood Cemetery. There will be no visitation or Service. Arrangements entrusted to the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton.

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PAUL JOSEPH HENRI PARADIS – At the Hallowell House Nursing Home on Tuesday August 2, 2011, Paul Paradis, at the age of 76. Beloved husband of the late Carmen Proulx. Loved father of Louise of Burlington, Jean-Marc of Valleyfield, France Hanka (Vince) of Sault Ste. Marie, Alain of Picton and Luc (Melody) of Fish Lake. Proud grandfather of Karine, Brigitte, Kim, Jacob, Erik, Kevin, Kayla and Melissa, greatgrandfather of of Ian and Niko and brother of Jeannine, Gilbert, Real, Marcelle, Michel and the late Diane, Rosaire and Guy. Mr. Paradis is resting at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Gregory The Great Roman Catholic Church on Friday August 5 at 11 am. The Reverend Fr. Thomas Thazhappally officiating. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Knights of Columbus Rosary 8 pm. Thursday. Parish Prayers 8:30 pm. Thursday. Memorial donations to the St.Vincent de Paul Committee would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please). The family will receive friends on Thursday evening from 7 to 9 pm. and at the Church from 10 am. Friday.

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MARGARET REID – December 13, 1924 – July 29, 2011 – Peacefully at Hallowell House Nursing Home, on Friday, July 29th, 2011, MARGARET ANNETTA REID, of Belleville, formerly of Picton, at the age of 86. Loving companion of Don Douglas of Belleville and her beloved husband the late Wallace Reid. Much loved mother of Brenda and her husband Raymond Williams of Bloomfield and Don and his wife Sharon of Picton. Dear sister of Helen Fry, June Williams, Wanda Lewis, Shirley McConnell and the late Pat Kimberley. Loved nanny to Michael and Danielle and a great nanny to Alisha and Lauren. MRS. REID IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Tuesday, August 2nd at 10:30 A.M. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY MORNING FROM 9:30 TILL TIME OF SERVICE.

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SHEILA ANN HOLMES – At the Kingston General Hospital on Wednesday July 27, 2011, Sheila Holmes (nee Gorsline), of Demorestville, at the age of 69. Beloved wife of the late John ‘Jack’ Holmes. Loved mother of Andrew of Belleville, John and his wife Joanne of RR 3 Roblin and the late Mary. Loving grandmother of Matthew, Nicolus, Branden and Zachary. Sister of Reba Cole, Lionel Gorsline, Brenda Ruttan, Jennifer Rosborough, Marlene Dewey, Sharyl Jones, Duke Gorsline, Jackie Adams and the late Douglas and William. Mrs. Holmes is resting at the Hicks Funeral Home, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 FUNERAL SERVICE in the Chapel on Saturday July 30 at 11 am. followed by interment in Cherry Valley Cemetery. The Reverend Robert Jones officiating. Memorial donations to the Lung Association would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please) The family will receive friends on Friday afternoon 2 to 4 and evening 7 to 9 pm.

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DOROTHY LANGRIDGE – October 2, 1930 – July 25, 2011 – Peacefully at West Lake Terrace Nursing Home, on Monday, July 25th, 2011, DOROTHY OLIVE LANGRIDGE, formerly of R.R. #2, Milford, at the age of 80. Beloved wife of Fred. Loving mother of Bill and his partner Candy of Marlbank and Dan and his wife Annette of R.R. #8, Picton. Dear sister of Bob Stacey of Portland, Henry Stacey of Kingston and Shirley Smith of Elgin. Much loved gramma and nana to Cally, Cody, Sarah and Shannon. MRS. LANGRIDGE IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Thursday, July 28th at 10:30 A.M. If desired, donations to the Alzheimer Society or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY EVENING FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M.

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CHARLES vanHAARLEM – Passed away at the Belleville General Hospital on July 24th, 2011 at the age of 54 after fighting a lengthy battle. His loved ones surrounded him and comforted him as his battle came to an end. Beloved husband of Jessie. Loving and proud father of Ashley (Randy), Jeffrey (Casey) and Niki, and a caring Poppy of Jordon. Son of Laura and the late Peter van Haarlem. Brother of Gerry (Donna), Ron (Kim), Paul (Lisa), Peter (Deloris), and Mike (Lori). He will be greatly missed by all who knew him, especially his two dogs Bandit and Rosco. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON

on Thursday, July 28th from 6-8 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, July 29th at 11:00 a.m. at the Wellington United Church. Reverend Phil Hobbs officiating. Memorial Donations to Trillium Gift of Life Network would be appreciated by the family.

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JEROME SWEET – December 23, 1938 – July 21, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Thursday, July 21st, 2011, JEROME WAYNE SWEET, of Upper Lake Street, Picton, at the age of 72. Beloved son of the late Carl and Emily Sweet. Lovingly remembered by his sister Gwen and family. Jerome will be sadly missed by his house mates and his many friends. A CELEBRATION OF JEROME’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Tuesday, July 26th at 10:30 A.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY FROM 10 A.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE.

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DERYK GROVE – September 17, 1925 – July 22, 2011 – Peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Friday, July 22nd, 2011, DERYK WISEMAN GROVE, formerly of Belleville, at the age of 85. Beloved husband of Norma. BY DERYK’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. Cremation. If desired, donations to Picton Manor Nursing Home Resident’s Fund would be appreciated by the family and may be left at the funeral home. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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PETER HOWARD – October 5, 1936 – July 15, 2011 – Peacefully at his home, Picton, on Friday, July 15th, 2011, PETER WILLIAM HOWARD, Founder of Schooners Fish and Chips, formerly of Toronto, at the age of 74. Beloved husband of Joan. Loving father of Greg and his wife Mary of Deseronto and his step children June and Gary. Much loved grandfather of Mark, Joanna, Sarah, Jason, Hanna, Jayme, Tara and Kaleb. AT PETERS’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family and may be left at the funeral home. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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ANN BOURETTE – March 3, 1941 – July 14, 2011 – After a brief illness at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward Co. Memorial, on Thursday, July 14th, 2011, ANN BOURETTE, of Picton, at the age of 70. Beloved wife of the late Doug. Loving mother of Joe Bourette and his partner Mitzi Stone of Calgary, Susan and her partner Gare Joyce of Toronto, Lisa and her partner Tony Lowuman of Kingston and James and his wife Brenda of Espanola. Dear sister of Nancy Anfield of Ottawa and the late James and Walter Wilkinson. Much loved “gramma” to Nicholas, Madelyne, Georgina, Turner, Carter, Jesse and her great grandson Wyatt. A GATHERING OF ANN’S FAMILY AND FRIENDS WILL TAKE PLACE AT BLUMEN RESTAURANT HWY. 49, PICTON, on Monday, July 18th from 1 till 4 P.M. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Canadian Cancer Society or Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family and maybe left at the funeral home. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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LEPA FERRIS – In her 90th year. Lepa Ferris, formerly of Ajax, Ontario, died peacefully at Hallowell House Nursing Home in Picton, Ontario, on Tuesday, July 12, 2011. Born February 18,1922, in Bosanksi Novi, Bosnia, she was the daughter of the late Vukica and Vasilije Jankovic. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 53 years, Harry Ferris. Together they operated Ferris Textiles in Ajax, Ontario, after a daring escape to freedom in Canada from the former Yugoslavia in 1952. Her only sibling, a sister Mina of Croatia, preceded her in death. She is survived by her loving son, Fred Z. Ferris, and his wife Keltie of Virginia, 3 grandchildren: Sonja Florman, Charles Ferris, and Keltie Ferris, 3 great-grandchildren: Ferris, Henry and Lola Florman, and a niece and nephew, Hrvoje and Gordana Perkovic of Croatia. Her family is grateful for the exceptionally loving and attentive care she received from the staff at The Carriage House, a retirement home in Cherry Valley where she resided for the past 7 years: Richard Diamond, Jane Crump, Barbara Smith, Faith Wiik, as well as from her physician, Dr. Norah Connell. Ainsworth Funeral Home, Wellington, Ontario is in charge of arrangements. 613-399-3177. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

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REV. WALTER A. DONOVAN – August 3, 1925- July 5, 2011 – Rev. Walter Donovan died suddenly and peacefully in his residence in Prince Albert on Tuesday, July 5. Picton area residents came to know Walter as a man-about-town while he lived here during 2009 and 2010. The father of Rev. Lynne Donovan, minister at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Picton, he moved back to his native Ontario from Saskatchewan where he had spent most of his life. Last year he moved back to Prince Albert, Saskatchewan and worked as an assistant church minister. In Picton, he resided in a little house on Chapel Street. The octogenarian could be spotted striding briskly on his daily one-mile morning walk, or stooped at a street corner pulling weeds and picking up litter, or striking up a conversation with patrons at an outdoor cafe on Main Street, or welcoming unsuspecting tourists with a song or reciting poetry. He was predeceased by his wife Gaye in 2008. He is survived by Lynne Donovan (Phil Norton), Cole and Luke, Kerry Donovan (Flavia Rossi), Hannah, Andrew Donovan and Anna-Marie Donovan (David Black), Trystan and Emma. Funeral to be held at First Presbyterian Church in Regina, Wed July 13 at 11 a.m. Gifts in memoriam to Presbyterian World Service & Development, 50 Wynford Drive, Toronto, M3C 1J7. Walter’s family would love to compile a book of stories and anecdotes about his life. Please email memories to: rev.lynne@sympatico.ca

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ANNA M. (Annie) HILL – Passed away peacefully on Saturday July 9, 2011, in her 98th year, at her son’s home in Kingston. Wife of the late James A. Hill. Loving mother of Hudson (Marion) and Elizabeth Genereaux. Predeceased by her brother Harry Hill and her sister Laura Hennessey. Dear grandmother of 3, greatgrandmother of 14 and survived by several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at the Robert J. Reid & Sons Funeral Home, 309 Johnson St. (at Barrie St.), Kingston on Wednesday, July 13 from 1 to 3 pm. Family members will be at St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church, Picton, on Thursday, July 14 from 10 am. until Service time at 11 am. The Reverend Stan Whitehouse officiating. Interment Glenwood Cemetery. A reception will follow in the Church hall at 12 noon. Memorial donations would be appreciated by the family to the Canadian Diabetes Association or Charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Robert J. Reid & Sons Funeral Home, Kingston and the Hicks Funeral Home, Picton.

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KENNETH COLIN HITCHCOCK – On July 6, 2011 at age 77. Beloved husband of 51 years to Monica. Cherished father of Ken, Christine (Yannick) and Theresa (Glenn). Adored grandfather of Patrick, Lilly, Connor, Julie, Madison, Justin and Laurel. Ken will be greatly missed by the many people whose lives were enriched by his friendship. A Memorial Mass will be held on July 19th at 1:00 p.m. at the Holy Martyrs of Japan Catholic Church, Bradford, ON. In lieu of flowers, a donation in memory of Ken to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation or a charity of your choice would be much appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the Ainsworth Funeral Home, Wellington, ON (613) 399-3177

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ERIKA ANDERSEN – February 24, 1923 – July 8, 2011 – Sadly, passed away on Friday, July 8th, 2011, at Hallowell House Nursing Home, ERIKA ANDERSEN (GRAVONIC) in her 88th year. Erika leaves behind her husband of 40 years, Niels, three children Brigitte Rittinger (Jim), Niki Gravonic (Julia) and George Gravonic (Liz). Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Trina, Nicolena, Susan, Robert, Edward and the late Philip. AT ERIKA’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. Cremation. If desired, donations to Hallowell House Resident’s Fund or the Charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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BERNARD VanLUVEN – September 5, 1929 – July 7, 2011 – Peacefully at Kentwood Park Nursing Home, on Thursday, July 7th, 2011, BERNARD VAN LUVEN, formerly of Bloomfield, at the age of 81. Beloved husband of Lillian. Loving father of Brenda Brohm and her partner Mark and Sheila and her husband Hans Jonk all of Belleville. Dear brother of Clarence and his wife Barbara of Kingston and Ronald and his wife Pat of Belleville. Cherished “grampa” to Andrew, Candace, Terry, Cory, Amanda, Jonathan and the late Jeremy. MR. VAN LUVEN IS RESTNG AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON, Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Monday, July 11th at 2 P.M. Reverend Lynn Watson Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Kentwood Park Resident’s Fund would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON MONDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.

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JULIANNE HANEY – September 3, 1956 – July 6, 2011 – The Family and Friends of Julianne Haney are invited to celebrate the voyage of her life. On Saturday, July 16th, 2011 at the Whattam Funeral Home & Chapel, 33 Main Street, Picton there will be a visitation from 2pm to 3:30pm followed by a short presentation which is her gift to us. On Thursday, July 14th, 2011 at the Tubman Funeral Home, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean there will be a visitation from 2pm to 3:30pm followed by a short presentation which is her gift to us. Julie moved on to her next chapter with loved ones by her side on Thursday, July 6th, 2011. She is survived by her husband, best friend and adventure-buddy David Haney of Ottawa, her father Barry Canning and wife Lydia of Toronto, her mother Helga Wastien and husband John of Barrie, her brothers Scott Canning of Hamilton, James Ginn of Kingston and Matthew Canning (Cynthia) of Meade, Colorado, and her sister Tonya Canning of Toronto, cherished daughter-in-law of Ruth and Gordon Hudson of Oshawa and sister-in-law to Christine Collins of Toronto. She was predeceased by her sister Kathleen Stevenson (Ginn). She will be long remembered by her many cousins, nieces and nephews who looked forward to her family picnics, by fellow Scotiabankers who shared 33 years of memories and a large group of friends in Ottawa as well as the Picton area she enjoyed being with so much. A private family interment will be held.

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ANNA GENEVIEVE KLEINSTEUBER – Peacefully at the Kentwood Park Nursing Home on Tuesday July 5, 2011, Anna Kleinsteuber (nee Allen), at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Gervase ‘Gervie’ and loved mother of Pat (Bill Broad) of Picton, Carl (Carol) of Cherry Valley, Sherry Kleinsteuber of Belleville and Calvin (Nancy) of Cherry Valley. Missed and remembered by her 7 grandchildren, 15 greatgrandchildren and 1 greatgreatgrandaughter. Sister of the late Clesson Allen, Martha Cross, Marion Scott, Audrey Smith and Jennie Allen. Mrs. Kleinsteuber rested at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571. As desired by Mrs. Kleinsteuber, Cremation will be followed by a family Committal in Cherry Valley Cemetery. There will be no public service. Memorial donations to the Picton Dialysis Clinic would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please.)

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MARCEL MEYER – Entered into rest at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, July 5th, 2011. MARCEL MEYER, Of Huyck’s Point Road, at the age of 85. Dear husband of Liesbeth Meyer. Caring father of Jacqueline and Paul. Loving grandfather of Kathryn, Krista, Paul and Anthony. Survived by his sister Simone Meyer. Remembered by his many nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Marcel’s life will take place at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON. Memorial Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Parkinson Society would be appreciated by the family.

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VERA STEENBURGH – February 25, 1928 – July 5, 2011 – STEENBURGH Peacefully with her family at Kingston General Hospital on Tuesday, July 5th, 2011, VERA MARIE STEENBURGH, of Kingston, formerly of the County, at the age of 83. Beloved wife of the late Reg. Loving mother of Gloria and her husband Brian Cowan, Catherine and her husband Jeff Convery, Nancy and her husband Kenneth Lloyd and Francine and her husband Tom Lloyd all of Kingston. Dear sister of the late Nancy Gordon and Gordon Eggett. A much loved nanny to her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. MRS. STEENBURGH IS RESTNG AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON, Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Friday, July 8th at 2 P.M. Reverend Richard Pitcher Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #78 would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.

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ALBERT MARTIN – June 27, 1916 – July 5, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Tuesday, July 5th, 2011, ALBERT HENRY MARTIN, of Cherry Valley, formerly of Perth at the age of 95. Beloved husband of the late Genevieve. Loving father of John of Cornwall, Albert and his wife Joan of North Frontenac, Cleve of Picton, Laurie and his wife Karen of Oshawa, Madeleine and her husband John of Cherry Valley and the late Suzanne Branchaud Dear father-in-law of Frank Branchaud. Much loved grandfather to Michael, Laurie, Sheila, Kathleen, Jan, James, Sarah, Laura, Colin, James and their families. MR. MARTIN IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at the St. Gregory The Great Roman Catholic Church, Picton on Saturday, July 9th at 11 a.m. Father Thomas Thazhappally Officiating. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Loyalist Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY FROM 2 TILL 4 AND 7 TILL 9 P.M.

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WILLIAM EDWARD THOMPSON – Peacefully passed away after a courageous battle with cancer at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Saturday, July 2nd, 2011. WILLIAM ‘BILL’ THOMPSON, of Wellington, in his 80th year. Beloved son of the late William and Reta Thompson. Dear husband of Gwen. Loving father of Richard (Lisa), Karen (Bob), Donna (Gord), Tracey (Jeff) and Edward. Remembered by his 12 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Survived by his sister Merle Burrows and predeceased by brother Robert and sisters Neva and Betty. Bill was a life member of the Wellington Legion Branch 160 and as an avid card player. He will be sadly missed. A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, July 7th at the Wellington Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. Memorial Donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON

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ANGUS STEWART THOMPSON – Peacefully at the HJ McFarland Memorial Home on Friday July 1, 2011, Stewart Thompson, of Picton, at the age of 86. Beloved husband of Helen (nee Monroe) and loved father of Steven (Gail) and Gordon (Sandra), all of Picton, Jayne Thompson of Brampton, Pat (Steve) Southam) of Scarborough, Gayle (Dave Martens) of Chatham and Janet (John Simcock) of Harrowsmith. Dear grandfather of 6, greatgrandfather of 7 and brother of James (Helen) of Napanee. Mr. Thompson rested at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571. MEMORIAL SERVICE in the Chapel on Tuesday July 5 at 11 am. following Cremation. The Reverend Robert C. Jones officiating. Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society of Prince Edward 90 King St., Picton, ON K0K 2T0 would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please) The family will receive friends on Tuesday morning from 10 am. until Service time.

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FOSTER BAILEY – Entered into rest after a brief battle with cancer at the Belleville General Hospital on Friday, July 1st, 2011. STEPHEN FOSTER BAILEY, of Wellington, in his 72nd year. Son of the late Charles and Madeleine Bailey. Beloved brother of Miriam (Stan) Gallop, Wanda (Ross) Head and Florence (the late Gerry) Busch. Remembered by his many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Foster was a devoted member of the Wellington Dukes Hockey Club who touched the lives of many people through his love of hockey and his community. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON On Monday, July 4th from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. A private family funeral service to follow. Interment Wellington Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the Wellington Dukes Hockey Club would be appreciated by the family. Memorial Donations may be made payable to and forwarded to the Wellington Dukes Hockey Club P.O. Box 363, Wellington, ON K0K 3L0

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MICHAEL HEFFERNAN – June 10, 1957 – June 29, 2011 – Suddenly at his home, Downes Avenue, Picton, on Wednesday, June 29th, 2011, MICHAEL HEFFERNAN, at the age of 54. Loved son of Garry and Pat Heffernan of Picton. Beloved husband of Lorrie. Much loved father of Michelle of Toronto and Kirby of Belleville. Dear brother of Darlene and Roger of Napanee, Garry and Lisa of Cherry Valley and Lionel and Angie of Picton. Sadly missed by his aunts, uncles nieces, nephews and many friends. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Wednesday, July 6th at 2 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. If desired, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY FROM 12:30 TILL 2 P.M.

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LESLIE “Les” JONES – April 20, 1935 – June 25, 2011 – Suddenly at Kingston General Hospital, on Saturday, June 25th, 2011, LESLIE JONES, of Northport, at the age of 76. Beloved husband of Gertrude (Trudy). Loving father of David and his wife Susan of R.R. # 2 Demorestville and Ken and his wife Darlene of Beaverton. Dear grampa of Jamie, Zachery, Joshua and Brandon. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON, on Tuesday, June 28th at 2:30 P.M. Rev. Jim Cullen Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Masonic Foundation of Ontario or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. MASONIC SERVICE WILL BE HELD IN THE CHAPEL ON TUESDAY AT 1:00 P.M. FRIENDS MAY CALL TUESDAY FROM 10 a.m. to noon and 1:30 TILL FUNERAL SERVICE AT 2:30 P.M.

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WILFRED MILLER – October 26, 1925 – June 25, 2011 – MILLER At peace at last, after a trying battle at Kingston General Hospital on Saturday, June 25th, 2011, WILFRED MILLER, of R.R. 2 Bloomfield, at the age of 85. Beloved husband of the late Gladys. Loving father of Elaine and her husband Michael Kelly of Amherstview and the late John Miller. Dear grampa of Erin and her husband Pat and Meghan and her husband Mike. MR. MILLER IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday, June 29th at 2:00 P.M. Reverend Lynn Watson Officiating. Interment to follow at Hicksite Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, Canadian Cancer Society or Bloomfield United Church would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY EVENING FROM 7:00 UNTIL 9:00 P.M.

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LEOLA RORABECK – September 12, 1921 – June 20, 2011 – Peacefully at Hastings Manor in Belleville, on Monday, June 20th, 2011. Leola Rorabeck, formerly of Long Point, at the age of 89. Beloved wife of the late Percy. Lovng mother of John and his wife Geraldine , Geraldine and her husband Kriss Cronin and Lorie and her husband Tom Burns all of Long Point. Dear sister of Bill Ostrander and the late Carmel Rorabeck and Ival Spafford. Much loved gramma of Rebecca Vader and Amy McKinley and a much loved great gramma to Cutis McKinley and Devin Vader. A Private Family Graveside Service was held at Cherry Valley Cemetery on Tuesday, June 21st. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation or Hastings Manor would be appreciated by the family.

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JAN (John) PONETA – May 31, 1919 – June 21, 2011 – It is with great sadness that we advise of the death of Jan (John) Poneta on Tuesday June 21st, 2011 at Hallowell House. John was born May 31, 1919 in Lodz, Poland and moved to Canada with his family in 1966. John is survived by his wife Barbara, of Picton, daughters Yvonne (Belleville) and Janice (partner Harold Groothedde – Toronto,) Barbara’s five brothers and sisters Gladys Arnold – Kent, England, Douglas (Trudi) Sprackland – Cambridge, England, Richard (Marilyn) Sprackland – Tacoma, Washington, USA, Janet Beedom – St. Williams, Ontario, Brenda (Michael) Curwain – Simcoe, Ontario and several nieces and nephews. John was predeceased by his parents, Andrzej and Wladyslawa and five brothers and sisters in Poland. A PRIVATE FAMILY GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE HELD ON THURSDAY, JUNE 23RD AT QUAKER CEMETERY. If desired, donations to the Victorian Order of Nurses of Hastings, Nothumberland and Prince Edward, 80 Division Street, Trenton, ON, K8V 5S5. would be appreciated by the family.

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MARIE VanVLACK – March 7, 1930 – June 19, 2011 – At Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial on Sunday, June 19th, 2011, BARBARA LORRAINE MARIE VANVLACK, of Picton, formerly of Cressy, at the age of 81. Beloved wife of the late Ross. Loving mother of Bill and his wife Anne of Glenora and of the late Johan and mother-in-law of Terry. Dear sister to Lawrence Lyons and the late Burt, Jack and Willis. Loving nan to Jaime (Kevin), Christopher (Jen), Ryan and Gregory. MRS. VANVLACK IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, June 23rd at 2:00 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Interment to follow at Cressy Cemetery. If desired, donations to Cressy United Church would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY AFTERNOON FROM 1:00 TIL SERVICE TIME.

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GLEN GORDON HOAG – At the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Sunday June 19, 2011, Glen Hoag of Picton, at the age of 88. Beloved husband of the late Tina (nee Westerhuis). Loved father of Florence Ganney of Windsor, Barbara Abelarda of Belleville, Marion (Ron Aylward) of Kingston, Phyllis (Chris Cole), Donna (Richard Hill) and Shirley (Chris Byford), all of Picton and Glen (Joan Handley) of Cherry Valley. Remembered by his 16 grandchildren and numerous greatgrandchildren. Predeceased by brother Murray. Mr. Hoag is resting at the Hicks Funeral Home, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 Funeral Service in the Chapel on Wednesday June 22 at 11 am. The Reverend Robert C. Jones to officiate. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. Memorial donations to the PECM Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. (Cheques only, please). The family will receive friends on Tuesday evening from 7 to 9 pm. Charitable donations may be made in Glen’s memory to the following organization: Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation 403 Picton Main St., Picton, ON K0K 2T0

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YICK HO WONG – February 4, 1923 – June 19, 2011 – Peacefully at Prince Edward County Memorial, on Sunday, June 19th, 2011, YICK HO WONG, of Picton, at the age of 88. Beloved husband of Kwai-Cheong. Loved father of Haw-Jeng Wong Garrett and her husband Greg of Picton, Pei-Chien (P.C.) Wong and his wife Doris Lu of Ottawa and Pei-Shyan Wong and his wife Vilma of San Jose, CA. Proud grampa of Nathan, Naomi, Philip, Alexander, Stephanie and Ryan. MASS OF THE RESURRECTION WILL BE HELD AT ST. GREGORY THE GREAT ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 7 CHURCH ST., PICTON on Friday, June 24th at 11:00 A.M. Rev. Fr. Thomas Thazhappally Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Friends may call at the church on Friday from 10:00 A.M. until service time. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON.

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MELROSE MOSSEY – May 4, 1935 – June 14, 2011 – After a brief illness at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, on Tuesday, June 14th 2011. MELROSE JUNE MOSSEY, of Main Street, Picton, at the age of 76. Beloved wife of Art. Loving mother of Tim and his wife Sue of Adolphustown, Jeff and his wife Trish of Cherry Valley, Richard and his wife Michelle of R.R. #9, Picton, David and his wife Annette of Alberta and Doug and his wife Kim of Mt. Forest. Dear sister of Larry McKinley and his wife Joanne and the late Roger McKinley. Much loved gramma to Lindsay, Stephanie, Jessica, Noah, Bethany, Moriah, Kristen, Aaron, Carrie, Madison, Shylin, Gradein and Trindin. MRS. MOSSEY IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service in the Chapel on Friday June 17th at 10:30 a.m. Pastor David Jones Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY FROM 9:30 A.M. UNTIL SERVICE TIME.

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JEAN (Welbanks) SHARPE – December 24, 1920 – June 15, 2011 -Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial on Wednesday, June 15th, 2011, JEAN (WELBANKS) SHARPE, formerly of Centre Street, Picton at the age of 90. Beloved wife of the late Lloyd. Loving mother of Lynda and her husband John Flegg of Oshawa, Harry and Steven Welbanks both of Picton and the late James Welbanks. Dear sister of the late William Lloyst and Elizabeth Box. Much loved gramma to Brodie, Trevor, Ashley, Cody and her great grandchildren Hunter and Addison. MRS. SHARPE IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Friday, June 17th at 2 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Interment Cressy Cemetery. If desired, donations to The Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY FROM 1 TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.

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PATRICIA KIMMERLY – April 12, 1939 – June 14, 2011 – After a lengthy illness at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, on Tuesday, June 14th, 2011, PATRICIA ROSE KIMMERLY, of Picton, at the age of 72. Beloved wife of Sonnie. Loving mother of Gord, Lillian Turner and Shawn all of Picton and the late Ken. Dear sister of Shirley McConnell, Wanda Lewis, Margaret Reid, June Williams and Helen Fry. Much loved gramma to Donald, Kiley, Casey, Chris, Jared, Justin and great granddaughter Pheonix. MRS. KIMMERLY IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Thursday June 16th at 2 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY FROM 1 TILL 2 P.M.

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ELEANOR MORRIS – Peacefully passed away with her four children at her side at Hallowell House Nursing Home on Friday, June 10th, 2011. ELEANOR MORRIS of Wellington In her 81st year. Dear wife of Thomas Morris. Loving mother of Nancy (Jerry) Bellchamber, Sandra Morris, Kevin (Kim) and Elaine (Simon) Osbourne. Remembered by her grandchildren Andy, Erin, Amanda, Matthew, Bradley and Brent and her great granddaughters Madison, Ava, Emma, Averly and Adelyn. Predeceased by her brother Jack Ogilvy. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Monday, June 13th from 1:00 p.m. until time of Funeral Service at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Audrey Whitney officiating. Interment Wellington Cemetery Memorial Donations to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation would be appreciated by the family Online donations and condolences at www.ainsworthfuneralhome.com. Donations may be made online at www.cbcf.org or mailed to Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Ontario Region 20 Victoria Street, 6th Floor Toronto, ON M5C 2N8

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HARRIET MAE BENSTEAD – May 5, 1911 – June 10, 2011 – Peacefully at Hallowell House on Friday, June 10th , 2011, HARRIET BENSTEAD formerly of R.R. 1 Picton and Kingston, at the age of 100. Beloved wife of the late Sidney. Dear mother of Lynn and her husband Jim Hunter of Brighton, Chuck and his wife Brenda of Brampton and Barry and his wife Margaret of London. Sister of the late Glossie McKinley, Bertha Leemen and Ferne Clarke. Beloved gramma of Kimberley, Jeffery, Kevin, Todd and Courtney and to 10 great grandchildren. MRS. BENSTEAD IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, June 13th at 11:00 A..M. Interment at Cataraqui Cemetery at 3:30 P.M. If desired, donations to Picton Untied Church would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON MONDAY FROM 10:00 A.M. UNTIL SERVICE TIME.

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BEVERLEY TURCOTTE – December 19, 1943 – June 6, 2011 – After a lengthy illness on Monday, June 6th, 2011, BEVERLEY ANN TURCOTTE, of Consecon, at the age of 67. Beloved wife of Edward Sr. and the late Lewis Cassibo. Dear mother of Roseanne Hill (Roger), Wendy Deline, Deborah Griffiths (Craig), Robert Cassibo (Nikki), Jackie Kleinsteuber (Darrell), Vicky Taplay (Bill), Edward Turcotte Jr. (Late Brenda), Michelle Lessard (Mike) and the late Valerie Prevost. Cherished by her 8 brothers and sisters and will be sadly missed by her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. MRS. TURCOTTE IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, June 9th at 10:30 A.M. Reverend Donna Garneau officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M.

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PATRICIA CABLE – March 17, 1935 – June 5, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Sunday, June 5th, 2011, PATRICIA ARLENE CABLE, of Picton, at the age of 76. Beloved wife of Ron. Loving mother of Karen and her husband Ken Morton of Brighton. Dear sister of Helen Kemsley, Norma Whittle and the late Gerald McCaw, Marion Platford, Ruth Taylor and Mabel McCaw. Much loved grandma to Nicholas and Whitney. FRIENDS ARE INVITED TO GATHER AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON., WEDNESDAY FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M. A Private Family Service will be held. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE).

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ELIZABETH ANNE ‘Betty’ BROOKER – At the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Thursday June 2, 2011, Betty Brooker (nee Moult), at the age of 91. Betty was a WWII veteran – went overseas with the 24th Canadian General Hospital (the last full Canadian Hospital Unit to go overseas) – was married to Lt. Ray Brooker in Germany and they remained for the occupation of Germany before returning to Canada in May 1946. Predeceased by her husband Ray Brooker. Loved mother of Wesley (Julie) of Alabama, Wendy (Philip Rogers) of Halifax, Len of Vancouver and Peter (Carol) of Texas. Grandmother of 9, greatgrandmother of 7 and sister of the late George, Rhoda Pickering and Mary Lee Greig. Mrs. Brooker is resting at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571. A Graveside Service will take place in St. Paul’s Anglican Cemetery, Roslin on Monday June 6 at 3 pm. The family will receive friends at the Funeral Home on Monday afternoon from 1 to 2 pm.

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HELEN SCOTT – August 17, 1918 – June 2, 2011 – Peacefully at Hastings Manor in Belleville on Thursday, June 2nd, 2011, HELEN A. SCOTT formerly of Picton, at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late James. Loved mother of Ronald and his wife Patricia of Belleville, Terry and his wife Sandy of Belleville and Laurie and her partner Bev of Picton. Dear sister of the late Lorne Hagen. Beloved grandmother of five grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. MRS. SCOTT IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday, June 4th at 10:30 A.M. Interment at Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON SATURDAY FROM 9:30 A.M. UNTIL SERVICE TIME.

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VERNON ‘BEEF’ MacDONALD – Peacefully passed away at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, June 1st , 2011. Beef MacDonald of Wellington, at the age of 87. Beloved husband of the late Jean MacDonald. Loving father of Linda Lloyd, Jeanette (Gary) Wanamaker and Sandi Wight (Chris Malette). Remembered by his grandchildren Tim (Heather) and Andy (Shannon) Lloyd, Jennifer (John) Haagsma, Brandon (Melissa) Wanamaker, Steph (Andrew) and Jonathan (Haley) Wight. Survived by his brother Alfred (Jim) MacDonald and predeceased by his sister May Edwards. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Friday, June 3 rd from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, June 4 th at 1:00 p.m. at the Wellington United Church. Reverend Phil Hobbs officiating. Interment Wellington Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the Wellington Volunteer Fire Dept. or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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JOYCE ELLEN RYE – October 6, 1934 – May 26, 2011 -Suddenly at Kingston General Hospital, on Thursday, May 26th, 2011, JOYCE ELLEN RYE, of Picton, formerly of Pembroke, at the age of 76. Beloved wife of Douglas. Loving mother of Brian and his wife Yvette of Victoria, BC, Tim of Renfrew, Bonnie and her partner Sam of Pembroke, Brenda of Picton and Douglas and his wife Kim of Edmonton, AB. Dear Gran to Tracy, Kristy, Kathy, Ashley, Steven and Cody. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT A LATER DATE IN POINT ALEXANDER, ON. If desired, donations to The Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME.

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E. MARGUERITE HADDON – November 15, 1918 – May 26, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial on Thursday, May 26th, 2011, E. MARGUERITE HADDON, of Harmony Home, at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late Harold. Dear sister of the late Luta Kleinsteuber. Loving aunt of Carmaletta Williams and her children Grant, Gary, Susan and their families and by her late niece Barbara’s children Richard, Carol, Jack and Linda. Marguerite will be lovingly remembered by her many friends. MRS. HADDON IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held at The Church of St. Mary Magdalene, Picton on Monday, May 30th at 10:30 A.M. Interment to follow at Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE FUNERAL HOME ON SUNDAY FROM 2:00 UNTIL 4:00 P.M.

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DIANNE DAYE – Entered into rest on Wednesday, May 25th, 2011, at Belleville General Hospital. DIANNE COLLEEN DAYE, of Wellington, at age 58. Dianne was the dear wife of David Thompson, loving mother or Chuck Daye, Sarah Fogleman and Grandma to Declan, Erika and Chloe. She is survived by her sisters Linda Towns, Janet Rigas and brothers Bob and Rod Hobbs. Dianne will be dearly missed. A Memorial Service will be held later in August. Arrangements entrusted to AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON.

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ROBERT ERNEST PRINGLE – Suddenly at his home on Tuesday May 17, 2011, Bob Pringle of Picton, at the age of 62. Father of Tracy and Cyndi and brother of Barbara (Max) Young and Jim (Mary Lou) Pringle. Remembered by his nieces and nephews. A MEMORIAL SERVICE will take place at a later date and time to be announced, followed by Interment in Universalist Cemetery. Memorial donations to the heart and Stroke Foundation, 121 Dundas St., East, Belleville, ON K8N 1C3 would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571. Charitable donations may be made in Robert’s memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, 121 Dundas St., E., Belleville, ON K8N 1C3

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DAISY WANNAMAKER – Entered into rest on Friday, May 20th, 2011, at the Belleville General Hospital. DAISY WANNAMAKER, of Salem Road, Ameliasburgh Township in her 88th year. Dear wife of the late John Wannamaker. Loving mother of Eleanor (Richard Longhurst), Christopher (Karen) and predeceased by Catherine and Brenda. Adoring grandma to Geoffrey (Vicki), Aimee, John J., Julia and great grandma to Holly. Survived by her sisters Kathleen (Bruce) and Jozien (Carlo) and her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her sisters Marie and Vera. Daisy was a longtime resident of her home on Salem Road and active throughout her life in the community including membership in the Women’s Institute, the Wesley United Church and the 7th Town Historical Society. She had a great passion for her painting, basketry, quilting, rug hooking and she thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of her rural life. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Monday, May 23rd from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, May 24th at 1:00 p.m. at the Wesley United Church, Mountain View, Reverend Jim Cullen officiating. Memorial Donations to the 7th Town Historical Society ( Box 35, Ameliasburgh, ON K0K 1A0 ) or the Stephen Lewis Foundation ( 260 Spadina Avenue, Suite 501, Toronto, ON M5T 2E4 ) would be appreciated by the family.

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FREDERICK ROSS ‘Bud’ WILSON – Entered into rest on Tuesday, May 17th , 2011 at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton, ON, FREDERICK ROSS “BUD” WILSON of Wellington, at the age of 79. Dear husband of Kathleen “Kay” Wilson (nee Bowerman). Loving father of Marilyn Wilson, Susan (Ron) Genereaux, Sharon McDermott (Randy Breen) and Lisa (Rick) MacDonald. Grandpa to Marisa and Adrian Genereaux, Lesley Elliott, Matt and Brent Morris, Hailey MacDonald and Travis McDermott and great grandpa to Crystal Bulgajewski and Teagan Genereaux. Survived by his sister Beryl MacGowan and his brother Doug (Diane) Wilson. Predeceased by his siblings Irwin Wilson, Betty Beitz, Jean Harper and Aleda McFaul. Bud was a very proud father and grandfather. He enjoyed spending time tinkering with his vehicles, walking his German Shepherds, playing pool and he was proud to serve as councillor for the village of Wellington. A Graveside Service will be held at the Wellington Cemetery on Friday, May 20 th , 2011 at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Andrew Wilson officiating Memorial Donations to the St. Andrew’s Anglican Church or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE WELLINGTON (613) 399-3177.

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LOUW TERPSTRA – August 3, 1946 – May 12, 2011 – Suddenly at Kingston General Hospital on Thursday, May 12th, 2011, of Belleville, formerly of Picton, at the age of 64. Beloved companion of Carol Palmateer and husband of the late Cathy. Loved father of Hans and his partner Sarah of Picton, Eric of Demorestville and Kiersten of Picton. Dear brother of the late Elmer, Evert, Bill, Ymkje Terpstra, Alice Vanderveen and Eeke Smit. Proud grandfather of Brayden, Hailey, Emma, Korey and Kaydence. A CELEBRATION OF LOUW’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT ST. ANDREW’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, PICTON on Saturday, May 21ST at 11 A.M. Reverend Lynne Donovan Officiating. Friends may visit with Louw’s family at the Church from 9:30 a.m. till time of service. If desired, donations to St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church or to the Kinsmen Club of Picton would be appreciated by the family.

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WINNIFRED MARY WARD – With her family at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Wednesday May 11, 2011, ‘Winnie’ Ward (nee Whittaker), at the age of 88. Beloved wife of the late Thomas Newton ‘Bill’ Ward. Loved mother of Christine (Gerry Henden) of Picton, Jean Fry of Scarborough and the late David (Ellen Johnson) of Belleville. Grandmother of Jeffrey (Colleen), Colin (Robin), Kimberly, Mark (Jaime), Richard and Carolyne (Shane), greatgrandmother of Dylan, Brianna, Devin and Carter and sister of Alick of England and the late John. Family and friends are invited to join together at the home of Christine and Gerry Henden, 57 Lower Highshore Rd., (off #49), for an ‘Open House’ in celebration of Winnie’s life on Saturday May 14 from 1 pm. Cremation has taken place followed by Interment in Cherry Valley Cemetery. Memorial donations to the PECM Hospital Foundation, 403 Picton Main St., Picton, ON K0K 2T0 would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the Hicks Funeral Home, 2 Centre St., Picton, ON K0K 2T0. 613-476-5571. Charitable donations may be made in Winnifred’s memory to the following organization: Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation 403 Picton Main St., Picton, ON K0K 2T0

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MARTHA D’MELLO – February 21, 1931 – May 10, 2011 – Suddenly at Gibson House, Toronto, on Tuesday, May 10th, 2011, MARTHA D’MELLO. Martha will be sadly missed by her brother, sisters and their families. A MEMORIAL MASS OF THE RESURRECTION WILL BE HELD AT ST. GREGORY THE GREAT ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, PICTON, on Monday, May 16th at 2 P.M. Father Thomas Thazhappally Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Parkinson Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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GLADYS LESSARD – With her family at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Sunday May 8, 2011, Gladys Lessard (nee Brant, formerly Zachariah) of Picton, at the age of 83. Predeceased by her husbands Walter Zachariah and Ernest Lessard. Loving mother of Bertha, Larry (Susan) Zachariah, Tina (Brian Courneyea), late Rod Zachariah, Frank (Veronica) Lessard, Ted (Ruth) Lessard, Sherman Lessard, Michael (Michelle) Lessard, Mary (Warren Matthews) and Helen (Lawrence Lasher). Loved grandmother of 12, greatgrandmother of 3 and sister of the late Rena, Margie, Gena, Vera, Sherman, Josh and Mike. Mrs. Lessard is resting at the Hicks Funeral Home, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Wednesday May 11 at 11 am. followed by Cremation. Pastor Dennis Pringle to officiate. Memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. The family will receive friends on Tuesday evening from 7 to 9 pm. and Wednesday from 10 am.

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LESLIE IRELAND – June 11, 1914 – May 5, 2011 – Peacefully at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, on Thursday, May 5th, 2011, LESLIE JAMES IRELAND, at the age of 96. Beloved husband of the late Anne and Kathleen. Much loved father of Mary and her husband Bill McKay of Trenton, Chris and his wife Jacqui of R.R. #4, Picton. Lovingly remembered by Carol and her husband Don Synder and Susan and her husband John Knox. Much loved “grampa” to Charlotte, Lesley Anne, Scott James, Philip, Laura, Heather and Scott. BY LES’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE, A PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICE WILL BE HELD Cremation. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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ALEXANDER SAGER WILLIAMS – Peacefully, with his wife by his side, after a brief illness in hospital at Guadalajara Mexico on Monday , April 11th, 2011. Alexander Leonard Sager Williams, of Big Island, Sophiasburgh, in his 92nd year. Beloved husband of 70 years marriage to Grace Corine. Loving father of Michael and partner Jasna of Bloomfield, Anthony of Vancouver, Catherine Nell (Deceased) of Picton, Patrick of St. Petersburg Florida, John Nicolas and wife Andrea of Del Ray Beach, Florida. Dear brother to the late Laurel Williams and wife Margaret, of Big Island. Much loved and missed by 14 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. A traditional Mexican memorial service was conducted at his home in Lake Chapala, Mexico as a rare tribute to the respect of his good name and his service to the local community, to be followed by a celebration of life attended by friends both Mexican and International. Memorial services will be conducted at his farm on Big Island later this summer, date to be announced. Alex was a proud patriot and the red maple leaf always flew from any residence wherever he was in the world. He loved children, he loved adventure, and he loved to travel, but most of all he loved his Prince Edward County.

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JOAN JONES – October 29, 1937 – May 2, 2011 – Suddenly at her home, Milford, on Monday, May 2nd, 2011, JOAN ANDRE JONES, at the age of 73. Beloved wife of Bob. Loving mother of Carrie Brown of Sudbury and Shaun and his wife Jane of Carleton Place. Dear sister of George MacPherson of Guelph and the late Mary Bolton. Joan will be sadly missed by her 5 grandchildren. JOAN IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON., Funeral Service will be held at St. Philip’s Anglican Church, Milford, on Thursday, May 5th at 10:30 A.M. Bishop Peter Mason and Reverend Susan DeGruchy Officiating. Cremation to follow. If desired, donations to St. Philip’s Anglican Church would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE FUNERAL HOME ON WEDNESDAY FROM 2 TILL 4 P.M.

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GENA OSTRANDER – August 6, 1929 – May 2, 2011 – After a courageous battle, at Picton Manor Nursing Home on Monday, May 2nd, 2011, GENA MARIE OSTRANDER, formerly of Lake Street, Picton and Cherry Valley at the age of 81. Beloved daughter of the late Harvey and Vina. Loving sister of Don and his wife Carole Ostrander of Wellington. Much loved aunt to Dona Lei and her husband Rick Fitchett of Scarborough, Harvey and his wife Sherry Lynn of Newcastle and Dean and his wife Tina Ostrander of Peterborough and their families. A CELEBRATION OF GENA’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT CHERRY VALLEY UNITED CHURCH on Saturday, May 7th at 2 P.M. Reverend Jean Wilson Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to Cherry Valley United Church or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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WILLIAM W. “Bill” RABBIE – September 30, 1931 – April 30, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Belleville General Hospital, on Saturday, April 30th, 2011, WILLIAM WARING ‘BILL’ RABBIE, of Wellington, formerly of Ottawa and Bloomfield, at the age of 79. Beloved husband of the late Marthe (nee Gagnon). Loving father of Geoffrey and his wife Marie of Edmonton. Proud grandfather of Caroline and Sophie. Brother-in-law of Paul Gagnon, Therese Gagnon Moisan, Robert Gagnon and the late Pierre Gagnon all of Quebec. He will be greatly missed by family and friends. MR. RABBIE IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held at Bloomfield United Church on Wednesday, May 4th at 2:00 P.M. Reverend Lynn Watson Officiating. Cremation with private interment at Hicksite Cemetery, Bloomfield. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH ON WEDNESDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.

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MARILYN ROBERTSON – February 14, 1932 – April 27, 2011 – Suddenly at Prince Edward Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, April 27th, 2011, MARILYN FRANCES ROBERTSON, of Picton, at the age of 79. Beloved wife of the late Hunter. Loved mother of Susan Lubbock of Milford and Linda and her husband Peter Lausch of Kingston. Much loved “dadra” to Alex and Ryan. MRS. ROBERTSON IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Tuesday. May 3rd at 10:30 A.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Interment Rose Cemetery, Waupoos. If desired, donations to The Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY MORNING FROM 9:30 TILL 10:30 A.M.

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FAY HICKS – Passed peacefully after a lengthy and courageous battle at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton on Wednesday, April 27, 2011. FAY HICKS of RR#2, Bloomfield, in her 62nd year. Loving daughter of Evelyn and the late George Middleton. Beloved wife of Don Hicks. Treasured mother of Andrea (Aaron) Calvert and predeceased by son Michael David. Doting Granna to Madeline and Ben. Survived by her brothers Garry Middleton and Gerry (Nicky) Loney. Fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews. Fay loved life and fought hard to the end without a complaint. She will be missed. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Friday, April 29 th from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. A Celebration of Fay’s life will take place on Saturday, April 30 th at 11:00 a.m. at the Wellington United Church. Pastor Peter Spragg officiating. In lieu of donations, the family requests that anyone who wishes complete the Trillium Gift of Life donor application, available online at www.giftof life .ca or at the service. If desired, Memorial Donations to the Liver Foundation would also be appreciated by the family.

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HUGH HAGAN BRECKENRIDGE – Passed away suddenly at home in Wellington on Saturday, April 23rd, 2011 in his 86th year. Loving husband of 54 years to Elsie Breckenridge. Dear father of Andrew and his wife Lillian of Halifax, NS and Anne and her husband Jim Williamson of Cabin Creek, Georgia, USA. Fondly remembered by grandsons William George and Christopher Hugh. Survived by his brother George Breckenridge and many nieces and nephews. Hugh loved to sing and entertained many people under the stage name Hugh Hagan, highlighted by guest starring on the Pig and Whistle TV show. He was an active member of both the Norwood and Wellington Legion branches and will be sadly missed by all who knew him. As per Hugh’s wishes there will be no funeral service. A gathering of Hugh’s family and friends will take place at the Royal Canadian Legion Br.160 in Wellington on Saturday, May 21st from 1-4 p.m. Memorial Donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Br. 160, Wellington (c/o P.O. Box 91, Wellington, ON K0K 3L0 ) would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, WELLINGTON (613) 399-3177.

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MARIE JOHNSTON – March 8, 1938 – April 25, 2011 – Suddenly at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Monday, April 25th, 2011, MARIE JOHNSTON, of Church Street, Picton, at the age of 73. Beloved wife of Earl Evans. Loving mother of Jim and his wife Leafa of Big Island, Kevin and his wife Denise of Seashell, B.C., Shawn and his wife Brenda of Shannonville and Lyndon and his wife Shirley of Picton. Dear sister of Wally and Blair Berney. Much loved grandma to Jay, Geordan, Kelsey, Stacey, Dayna, Janessa, Logan and Aaron and will be lovingly remembered by Earl’s family. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE WELLINGTON LEGION HALL, MAIN STREET, WELLINGTON, on Thursday, April 28th at 2 P.M. Reverend Bill Kidnew officiating. Interment at Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M. ARRANGEMENT ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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SAMUEL IVAN STRUTHERS – Suddenly at his home on Saturday, April 23, 2011, Sammy Struthers of Picton, at the age of 54. Loved father of David and his wife Mary-Susan and grandfather of Harrison and Adia, all of Foxboro. Beloved son of Marjorie and Ivan Struthers of Cherry Valley and brother of Cathy (Terry Kewley) of Cherry Valley, Stephen of Deseronto, Tracy of Cherry Valley and the late Timothy. Missed by his many nieces and nephews. Sammy rested at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 MEMORIAL SERVICE in the Chapel on Thursday April 28 at 11 am. Padre Stan Whitehouse to officiate. Cremation and Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Lung Association, 107-199 Front St., Belleville, ON K8N 5H5 would be appreciated. Picton Legion Br. 78 walkpast Wednesday evening. The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening from 7 to 9 pm. Charitable donations may be made in Samuel’s memory to the Lung Association 107-199 Front St., Belleville, ON K8N 5H5.

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ELWOOD McCONNELL – April 28, 1935 – April 23, 2011 – Peacefully, surrounded by his family at Prince Edward Memorial Hospital on Saturday, April 23rd, 2011, ELWOOD JOHN McCONNELL, of Bethesda Road, at the age of 75 Beloved husband of Ann. Dear father of Helena and her husband Kim Ogilvie of Thornton, Todd and Lisa both of Picton. Loved grandfather of Natalie and late Jakob. Dear brother of Lorretta Crowe, Helena and her husband Glenn Quaiff, Fern and her husband Bill Stone and the late Eileen Wannamaker, Gerald, Harold, Jimmy, Francis, Carl, Gene, Bernard & Roger. Dear brother-in-law of Peggy, Jeanne, Ruby and Audrey. BY ELWOOD’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. Cremation. Private family interment at Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON

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MELVIN DONALD ‘Pete’ STARK – Passed away in his adopted hometown of Montellano, near Puerto Plata, in the Dominican Republic, on Tuesday April 19, 2011, at the age of 75. Pete will be remembered by his sons Donald, Leon, Paul, Dennis and Reginald, his grandchildren and greatgrandchildren and by his brother Douglas (Vere) and their son Stephen. Predeceased by his parents Elmer and Carrie Stark. A MEMORIAL VISITATION will take place at the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre St., Picton, ON 613-476-5571 on Saturday June 18, 2011. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 pm.

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CAPT. JOHN BEAUMONT ALLIBAN – At the Quinte Healthcare Belleville General Hospital on Monday April 18, 2011, John Alliban of Picton, at the age of 86. Beloved husband of Vivian Marie (nee Kydd). Loved father of David (Lesley) of Wiarton and Heather Morris of Toronto. Loving grandfather of Justin, Tina, Alexandra and Sam. As desired by Capt. Alliban, cremation has taken place. A family gathering celebrating his life will take place at a later date to be announced. Memorial donations to the PECM Hospital Foundation , 403 Picton Main St., E., Picton, ON K0K 2T0 would be appreciated by his family. Arrangements entrusted to the HICKS FUNERAL HOME, 2 Centre St., Picton. 613-476-5571

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STANLEY STEVENSON – April 23, 1927 – April 19, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Tuesday, April 19th, 2011, STANLEY WALLACE STEVENSON, of Prospect Avenue, Picton, at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Ellen. Loving father of Sandra Monroe of Bloomfield, Bill and his wife Linda of St. Thomas and Ralph and his wife Diane of Picton. Dear brother of Gerald of Malton, Audrey Gituard of Caledon, Barbara Sedore, Ruth Lunan both of Picton and the late John, Ralph and Norman. Much loved “grampa” to his 8 grandchildren and his 7 great grandchildren. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON., on Friday, April 22nd at 2 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney officiating. Interment at Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital or The Hospital For Sick Children would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL THE TIME OF SERVICE.

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RHODA STIFF – May 13, 1926 – April 16, 2011 – Peacefully at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, on Saturday April 16th, 2011, RHODA WINNIFRED STIFF, of Downes Avenue, formerly of Scarborough and Wellington, at the age of 84. Beloved wife of the late Ernie. Loving mother of Michael and his wife Tricia of The County. Much loved gramma to Matthew and his partner Serena. Dear sister of Betty Poulton and her late brothers and sisters. A CELEBRATION OF RHODA’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT, PICTON UNITED CHURCH, on Wednesday, April 20th at 2:00 P.M. Reverend Dr. Hal Wilson officiating. Private interment at Quaker Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary or Rotary International would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY VISIT WITH RHODA’S FAMILY AT THE CHURCH FROM 1:00 P.M. UNTIL SERVICE TIME. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME.

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EDITH BLAKELY-JACKSON – January 23, 1945 – April 13, 2011 – Peacefully at H.J. McFarland Memorial Home, on Wednesday, April 13th, 2011, EDITH BLAKELY-JACKSON, of Baptiste Lake, at the age of 66. Beloved wife of Wayne Jackson of Baptiste Lake. Loved daughter of the late Clealan and Frances Blakely. Dear sister of Mary Lou and her husband Slim Lubeseder of Baptiste Lake. Edith will be lovingly remembered by her aunt Virginia Blakely of Picton and her many cousins. EDITH IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON., Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Friday, April 15th, at 2 P.M. Interment Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to The Canadian Diabetes Association or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL THE TIME OF SERVICE.

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ANGUS MacKAY – April 22, 1937 – April 11, 2011 – Suddenly at his home in Picton, on Monday, April 11th, 2011, ANGUS NICHOLLS MacKAY, formerly of Toronto and Edmonton, at the age of 73. Beloved husband of the late Susan. Loving father of Eleanor, Anne, and Angus MacKay all of Toronto. Dear brother of Juliette Lawson of Ottawa, William and his wife Barbara of Toronto, Ian and his wife Carol of Oman and Douglas and his wife Claire of Sudbury. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT, THE CHURCH OF ST. MARY MAGDALENE, MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Monday, April 18th at 2 P.M. Reverend Richard Pitcher Officiating. Interment Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to Hospice Prince Edward would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH ON MONDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE.

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GRACE HALL – October 27, 1917 – April 11, 2011 – Peacefully at Hallowell House Nursing Home, on Monday, April 11th, 2011, GRACE SYLVIA HALL, formerly of Burks Falls, at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late William B. Hall. Loving mother of Eileen and her husband Raymond Nealon of Port Hope, John and his wife Beatrice of Deep River and the late Robert. Much loved mother-in-law of Angela Hall of Picton. Deeply missed by her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. BY MRS. HALL’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. A PRIVATE FAMILY GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE HELD IN BURKS FALLS. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Hallowell House Resident’s Fund would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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DEBBIE NORTON – March 27, 1950 – April 10, 2011 – Surrounded by her loving family at Lissard House, Cambridge, on Sunday, April 10th, 2011, DEBORAH MICHELE NORTON, of Cambridge, formerly of Glenora Road. Loving daughter of Gordon and Helen Jackson of Belleville. Beloved wife of Bob. Dear mother of Jeffrey and his wife Pascale of Texas and Michael and his wife Dominique of Cambridge and their children Adam and William. Dear sister of Don Jackson of Stouffville and was pre-deceased by her sister Patricia (Trish). Debbie will always be remembered by her extended family, co-workers, bridge players and friends. DEBBIE IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service will be held at The Church of St .Mary Magdalene, Picton, on Wednesday, April 13th at 2 P.M. Reverends Richard Pitcher & Bill Kidnew Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to Brain Tumor Foundation of Canada or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY EVENING FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M. AND AT THE CHURCH FROM 1 TILL 2 P.M.

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KELSO (MOE) MAURICE – RCMP 35 years – Moe passed away peacefully on April 9th, 2011 in Picton, ON after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Julie Graham and the late Marg Samuels. He will be greatly missed by his son Kevin (Nancy Sommerville) of Belleville and daughter Jennifer (Craig Charlesworth) of Langley, BC and by grandchildren Victoria, Soleil, Zachary, Tyson and MacKenzie. Also survived by brother Bryan (Verna) and many nieces and nephews. Born and raised in Roblin, Manitoba, Moe came to Ottawa to join the RCMP in the 1950s. He was a sportsman all his life as a player, coach and fan. He was a dedicated Mason and member of the Canadian Legion in both Ottawa and Arundel, Quebec and he had a keen interest in participating in community affairs. In accordance with Moe’s wishes there will be no formal funeral service. A “Celebration of His Life” will be held in Ottawa at a date to be announced. Arrangements entrusted to Ainsworth Funeral Home, Wellington, (613.399.3177)

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EDNA SUSAN ARCHARD – Passed away suddenly on Saturday, April 9th, 2011 at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton. EDNA SUSAN ARCHARD ( nee McClennon ) Of Wellington, in her 91st year. Beloved wife of the late Ernest Archard. Loving mother of Dennis (Janice) Archard of Trenton and Lisa (Richard) Thompson of Wellington. Dear grandmother of Tracy, Jennifer, James and Katelynn. Survived by her sister Bernice Alexander and predeceased by sister Gertrude Cassidy and brothers Emerson and Len McClennon. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Tuesday, April 12th from 10:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. Reverend Phil Hobbs officiating. Interment Wellington Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the Wellington United Church or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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DOROTHY ROSE COURTNEY – Peacefully in her sleep at her home on Thursday April 7, 2011, at the age of 84. Beloved wife of the late Stewart. Loving mother of Ralph and his wife Marilyn of Mactier, Linda and her husband Ken Clare of Trenton, Diane and her husband Lin VanDusen of Edmonton, Helen Courtney of Trenton and Kathy and her husband David Francis of Picton. Much loved by her 9 grandchildren and 18 greatgrandchildren. Sister of the late Bruce MacDonald and the late Betty (late Earl) Coghlan. Mrs. Courtney is resting at the Hicks Funeral Home, 2 Centre Street, Picton. 613-476-5571 Funeral Service in the Chapel on Tuesday April 12 at 2 pm. Pastor Paul Griffin to officiate. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, 121 Dundas St., E., Belleville, ON K8N 1C3 would be appreciated. The family will receive friends on Tuesday afternoon from 1 pm. until Service time. Charitable donations may be made in Dorothy’s memory to the following organization: Heart and Stroke Foundation 121 Dundas St., E., Belleville, ON K8N 1C3

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EDWARD MOORE – April 11, 1938 – April 6, 2011 – Suddenly at Quinte Health Care Belleville General, on Wednesday, April 6th, 2011, EDWARD “TED” ROSS MOORE, of Demorestville, formerly of Toronto, at the age of 72. Former husband Davina and Rita. Loving father of David of Toronto, Doug and his wife Ruth of Kingston, Leanne and her husband Richard Vink of Toronto, Teddy of Demorestville, Mellissa and Luke both of Toronto. Dear brother of Chareen and her husband Buck Fraser of Northport and Robin and his wife Lisa of Florida. Much loved “grampa” to Miranda, Kurtis, Patrick, Julie and Abbey. MR. MOORE IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Monday, April 11th at 2 P.M. Reverend Lynn Watson Officiating. If desired, donations to Hospital For Sick Children or the P.E.C. Community Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON MONDAY FROM 1 TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.

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FRANCIS LOUNSBERRY – January 21, 1919 – April 5, 2011 – Peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Tuesday, April 5th, 2011, FRANCIS STEPHEN LOUNSBERRY, formerly of R.R. #3, Picton, at the age of 92. Beloved husband of the late Lola. Loved father of James and his wife Rhea, Laurence and his wife Lucille of Picton, John and his wife Darlene of Cornwall, Kenneth and his wife Rose of Toronto and Paul of Oak Lake. Dear brother of the late James. Francis will be sadly missed by his many grandchildren and great grandchildren. MR. LOUNSBERRY IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Friday, April 8th at 10:30 A.M. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to Emmanuel Baptist Church would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY EVENING FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M.

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MARTHA PATTEN – May 5, 1912 – April 3, 2011 – Martha (Matty) Patten passed away peacefully at home, in her 99th year, surrounded by her loving family on April 3rd, 2011 leaving an incredible legacy of love for all who knew her. We are so blessed that we had her in our lives. Predeceased by her beloved husband Godfrey (1992), she will be greatly missed and forever remembered by her daughters Penny Johnson (Mike) of Whitby, Veronica Cluett (Jack) of Picton, Elizabeth Bailey (Roger) of St. Catharines, eight beloved grandchildren Brian (Zee) Veronica Rose, Scott (Cindy), Kelly (Mike), Mark (Cindy), Kevin (Chint), Derek (Venessa), Catherine (Ashley), grandson in law Brian Breslin, 19 great grandchildren who adored her and a wonderful circle of friends who spanned all ages and many places. In accordance with Matty’s wishes there will be no visitation. A celebration of her life will take place in early May in the Whitby area. Cremation has taken place. Special thanks to all the wonderful caregivers for their compassionate care. If desired, donations to the Salvation Army or the Red Cross would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Whattam Funeral Home.

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KATHLEEN CRONK – Peacefully passed away at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton on Friday, April 1 st , 2011 Kathleen Cronk, of Wellington, in her 90th year. Beloved wife of Harold Cronk. Dear mother to Kollan (the late Manon) Cronk, Lois Cronk, Roger Whattam and the late Lenny Whattam. Remembered by her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Survived by her sisters Barb Greatrix and Roseanne Blower and predeceased by her brother Frank Adshead. The family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. Connell, the staff at Picton Hospital and the homecare workers who were so supportive over the past year. Friends may call at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Tuesday, April 5 th from 1:00 p.m. until time of Funeral Service at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Phil Hobbs officiating. Interment Wellington Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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JAMES HERBERT WALMSLEY – At the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Thursday, March 31, 2011, Herb Walmsley, of Picton Manor, at the age of 81. Dear brother of Sarah Green (Skip Seymour) of Cherry Valley and the late Ruby Williams, Anna Wilkinson (Lolly and Karen Wilkinson) and Charlie Walmsley. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. As desired by Mr. Walmsley, cremation has taken place iwth interment in Cherry Valley Cemetery. Memorial donations to the PECM Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. 403 Main St., Picton, ON K0K 2T) (Cheques only, please). Arrangements entrusted to the Hicks Funeral Home, 2 Centre St., Picton.

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MARIE STORMS – September 30, 1924 – March 31, 2011 – At Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Thursday, March 31st, 2011, MARIE ARDEL STORMS, of Picton, at the age of 86. Beloved wife of the late Laverne. Loving mother of Doug of Norwood, Peggy Grosse of Cherry Valley, Gary of Winnipeg, Linda and her husband Walter Bongard of Milford and Randy of Winnipeg. Dear sister of Pat Weatherall and the late Thelma and Ted. Loved and missed by her grandchildren and great grandchildren. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Thursday, April 7th at 10:30 A.M. Major Dean Locke Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation or the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON SATURDAY FROM 10 A.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 10:30 A.M.

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PHYLLIS CALEY – December 7, 1922 – March 31, 2011 – Peacefully at Hallowell House Nursing Home, on Thursday, March 31st, 2011, PHYLLIS GWENDOLINE CALEY-EAST formerly of West Lake, at the age of 88. Beloved wife of the late Doug Caley and Donald East. Loving mother of Eric and his wife Cathy and Gary all of West Lake. Dear sister of Betty and her husband Don DeMille, of Picton, and the late Vernon Strebe and June Breslin. Much loved “nanny” to Chris and Sarah and her great grandchildren Destiney and Ethan. MRS. CALEY IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Saturday, April 2nd at 2 P.M. Reverend Robert Jones Officiating. If desired, donations to Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary or Hallowell House Resident’s Fund would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON SATURDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.

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DOROTHY MAY BIGG – Passed away after a brief illness at the Belleville General Hospital on Tuesday, March 29th, 2011. Dorothy May Bigg, at the age of 81. Beloved wife of 63 years of Herbert Bigg. Loving and devoted mother of Tom (Bertha) of Chilliwack, BC, John of RR#1, Picton, Joanne (John) of Wellington and the late Patricia (Don) of Brighton. Cherished grandmother of Michael, Scott, Carrie, Gary and Brandi and great grandmother of Tyler, Kailey, Riley and Teighan. Dear sister of Dora Williams, Betty Anne (Duncan) Lamberton and the late Helen. Dorothy had a great love of family and flowers. She will be sadly missed by all. As per Dorothy’s wishes there will be no visitation or service. Memorial Donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Cheques may be made payable to the PECMH Foundation and mailed to 403 Main Street East, Picton, ON K0K 2T0. Arrangements entrusted to the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, WELLINGTON, ON (613) 399-3177.

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RITA THOMPSON – October 12, 1925 – March 28, 2011 – On March 28th, 2011, after a lengthy and courageous battle with Cancer, Rita Thompson passed away to join her late husband, Horace. RITA A. THOMPSON Rita is the mother of Christine (Rolland), Robert (Cheryl) and Andrew (Karen), grandmother of Dany (Katlyn), Lyne (Pascal), Julie (Dave), Jessica, Joshua, Eli and Dustee and great grandmother of Alyson, Jayden, Jules, Alfred, Charlie Ann and Rafaelle. Rita is also sadly missed by her sister Paulette and brothers Don (Julie), Joe, Johnny (Irene), Omer (Jeanette), Bob (Lucy), sister-in-law Isabelle (Joe) and her very dear special friend Gord Parks and all the Parks family. MRS. THOMPSON IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Gregory The Great Roman Catholic Church, Picton on Friday, April 1st at 2 P.M. Father Thomas Thazhappally Officiating. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. If desired, donations to Hospice Prince Edward would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY EVENING FROM 6 TILL 8 P.M.

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SHEILA DEAN – March 26, 1922 – March 25, 2011 – Peacefully at H.J. McFarland Memorial Home, on Friday, March 25th, 2011, SHEILA MARY DEAN, formerly of Toronto and Picton, at the age of 88. Beloved wife of the late Tom. Dear sister of Robert York of Black Creek, Neil of Michigan and the late Nora Kaiser, Eleanor McDowell, Brian York and Joanne Mallen. Sheila will be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews and friends. A CELEBRATION OF SHEILA’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Friday, April 8th at 2 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Interment Black Creek Cemetery. If desired, donations to H.J. McFarland Home Resident’s Fund or Loyalist Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL FRIDAY AFTERNOON FROM 1 TILL 2 P.M.

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DR. RUTH TITCOMBE – January 24, 1922 – March 23, 2011 – Dr. Ruth Titcombe Peacefully at West Lake Terrace Nuring Home, on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011, Dr. Ruth Titcombe, formerly of Ottawa at the age of 88. Beloved wife of Archie and will be sadly missed by her 6 children and their families. By Dr. Titcombe’s request, no visitation. A Memorial Service will be held at a later Date. Cremation. Arrangements entrusted to the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main Street, Picton, ON.

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PETER THISSEN – February 25, 1920 – March 23, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011, PETER J. THISSEN, of R.R. #4, Picton, at the age of 91. Beloved husband of Joan and the late Petronella. Loving father of Herman and his wife Gretta, Johanna and her husband Wayne Kendall, Joe and Cindy, Alice and her husband Jim Smith, Jerry and his wife Kelly, John and Penny and the late Mary and Robert. Dear brother of Dora, Johanna, Bert, Mary, John, Theo, Martina and his late brothers and sisters. Much loved opa to 16 grandchildren and his many great grandchildren. MR. THISSEN IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Gregory The Great Roman Catholic Church on Tuesday, March 29th at 2 P.M. Father Thomas Thazhappally Officiating. If desired, donations to Community Care For Seniors or Hospice Prince Edward would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON MONDAY FROM 7 TILL 9 P.M. AND AT THE CHURCH FROM 1 TILL 2 P.M. ON TUESDAY.

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ANNIE ‘ROSE’ SIMPSON – June 20, 1917 – March 23, 2011 – Peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011, ANNIE “ROSE” SIMPSON, formerly of Pt. Petre, at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late Walter. Loving mother of Albert and his late wife Phyllis of Picton. Dear sister of the late Edith Taylor, Helen Sedore, Doris Reed and Doreen Lowery. Loved and missed by her grandchildren Les, James, John, Randall, David and her 6 great grandchildren MRS. SIMPSON IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, On Saturday, March 26th at 11 A.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to Picton Manor Nursing Home Residents Fund or Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON SATURDAY FROM 10 A.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 11 A.M.

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MARY ANN BROWN – June 17, 1962 – March 21, 2011 – Peacefully with her family. On Monday, March 21st, 2011, MARY ANN BROWN, Assistant Manager of C.I.B.C. Bloomfield, of R.R. #9, Picton, at the age of 48. Beloved wife of Bob. Loving mother of Rachel and her husband Travis Morden and Rebecca and her husband Rick Cresswell all of Belleville. Dear sister of Pam and her husband Fred Fox, Bonnie and her husband Chris Norton, Bill MacMillan, Gord MacMillan and his wife Elaine. Much loved “gramma” to Abigail, Hailey and Paige. MARY ANN IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Thursday, March 24th at 10:30 A.M. Pastor Larry Snider Officiating. If desired, donations to C.I.B.C. Run For The Cure or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL WEDNESDAY EVENING FROM 7 TILL 9 P.M.

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ROSEANNA ADAMS – April 17, 1963 – March 21, 2011 – Peacefully with her family at her home, Picton, on Monday, March 21st, 2011, ROSEANNA “ROSIE” LYNN ADAMS, at the age of 47. Beloved wife of Ray. Loved daughter of Elsie Carr and her husband Howard and the late Roger Burrill. Dear daughter-in-law of Viola Adams. Dear sister of Nellie (Mike) Hallett Debbie (John) McGiffen, Doreen (Bill) Wade, Roger (Betsy) Burrill, Joanne (John) Gannon, Bobby (Jennie) Burrill, Gloria (Tom) Arsenault and the late Billy Burrill. Rosie will be missed by many nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles and many friends. FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE SALVATION ARMY CHURCH QUEEN & ELIZABETH STREETS, PICTON, on Wednesday, March 23rd at 2 P.M. Major Sam Roberts Officiating. If desired, donations to the Relay For Life or the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH FROM 1 P.M. TILL SERVICE TIME AT 2 P.M. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON

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SANDRA FARRINGTON – July 6, 1960 – March 20, 2011 – Peacefully, following a lengthy illness at Quinte Heatlh Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Sunday, March 20th, 2011, SANDRA GALE FARRINGTON, of South Bay, at the age of 50. Beloved wife of Rick. Dear daughter of Heidi and the late Anton Krieg of Port Perry. Loving mother of Lee of Picton and step daughter Tara and her husband Gary Smith of the U.K. Dear sister of Heida and her husband Brian Manns of Kirby, and Clara and her husband Stan Nowski of Unionville. “Granny F” will be sadly missed by Mae and Zac. SANDRA IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. A Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel, On Thursday, March 24th at 2 P.M. Pastor Kasey VanderVeen Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY EVENING FROM 7 TILL 9 P.M.

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JACK MOORE – August 28, 1934 – March 15, 2011 – Unexpectedly and suddenly at his home, Bloomfield, on Tuesday, March 15th, 2011, JACK PERCY MOORE, at the age of 76. Beloved husband of Marilyn. Loving father of Ronda and her husband Rick Craig, Paula and her husband Robert Insley, Wendy and her husband Brian VanVlack , Janet McConnell all of the County and Carey and his partner Ciska of Burnaby, B.C. and remembered by his son-in-law O.J. Dear brother of Betty McGrath and Jean and her husband Roger Strawbridge, Much loved “poppy” to Romany, Michael, Bradley, Ellie, Jane and Jessy. A CELEBRATION OF JACK’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Monday, March 21st at 10:30 A.M. Reverend Lynn Watson Officiating. Interment Universalist Cemetery, Bloomfield. If desired, donations to Bloomfield United Church or Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON MONDAY MORNING FROM 9:30 TILL 10:30.

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ROBERT WERRETT – October 31, 1922 – March 16, 2011 – Peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Wednesday, March 16th, 2011, ROBERT HENRY WERRETT, formerly of Picton and Montreal at the age of 88. Devoted husband to Noreen. Dear dad to Tim and his wife Susan of Oshawa, Penny and her husband David Kerr of Orillia, Debbie and her husband Ron LeBlanc of St. Eustache, P.Q. Loved brother of Kenneth and Marjorie. He meant the world to his grandchildren; Benjamin, Ellen, Julia, Curtis, D’Arcy and great grandchildren Kaitlyn and Charles. He will se deeply missed. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON, on Friday, March 18th at 10 A.M. Fran Langois Officiating. If desired, donations to The Arthritis Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY FROM 9:30 TILL TIME OF SERVICE.

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RALPH JENKINS – November 12, 1936 – March 15, 2011 – Peacefully surrounded by his family, on Monday, March 15th, 2011, RALPH H. JENKINS P.Eng, of R.R.#4, Picton at the age of 74. Beloved husband of Pauline (Nee; Brennock). Loving father of Sean, Ralph Jr., Siobhan Harrison (David), Paula, Brendan (Carrie), Eamonn, Dear brother of Beverly Hykel (Milan deceased), Sandra Saunders (Ross deceased), Deidre (Richard DeMarchi) and Garth (Solonge). Loved by his grandchildren Jesse, Kevin, Alana, Caitlin, Carter and Lyla. A MEMORIAL MASS OF THE RESURRECTION WILL BE HELD AT ST. GREGORY THE GREAT ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH. On Friday, March 18th, 2011, at 3 P.M. Father Thomas Thazhappally Officiating. If desired, donations to Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY VISIT AT THE CHURCH FROM 2 P.M. TILL TIME OF MASS AT 3 P.M. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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FRED WATTS – January 13, 1931 – March 15, 2011 – Peacefully, following a courageous battle with Alzheimer Disease, on Tuesday, March 15th, 2011, FREDERICK RONALD WATTS, formerly of R.R. #1, Picton and Toronto, at the age of 80. Beloved husband of Margaret and the late Clare. Loving father of Kimberley and her husband Alan Findlay of Toronto and David Watts of Halifax, N.S. Dear brother of Phyllis Wilson of Spencerville, Ross and his wife Marilyn of Wasaga Beach and his late brothers and sisters. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT PICTON UNITED CHURCH On Monday, March 21st at 2 P.M. Reverend Dr. Hal Wilson Officiating. If desired, donations to Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation or Picton Manor Nursing Home Resident’s Fund would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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HAROLD CARTER – March 7, 1924 – March 15, 2011 – Peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Tuesday, March 15th, 2011, HAROLD SULLIVAN CARTER, formerly of Jamaica, at the age of 87. Beloved husband of Margaret. BY HAROLD’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. Cremation. If desired, donations to The Royal Canadian Legion Branch #78 would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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RODNEY DULMAGE – June 24, 1931 – March 14, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Monday, March 14th, 2011, RODNEY DULMAGE, of York Street, Picton, at the age of 79. Beloved companion of Shirley Burley. Loving father of Milt and his wife Jennifer of Picton, Steve and his wife Cathy of Belleville and Penny and her husband John Kitchen of Picton. Dear brother of the late Adrian. Loving “grampa” to Michael and his wife Sherry, Adam and his wife Krissy, Scott, Hollie and her husband John, David, Roanna and great grandson Benjamin. FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT PICTON UNITED CHURCH on Friday, March 18th at 2 P.M. Reverend Dr. Hal Wilson and Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to Picton United Church or Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH FROM 12:30 TILL SERVICE TIME AT 2 P.M. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON

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AUDREY LAUNDRY – September 6, 1911 – March 14, 2011 – Peacefully at her home in Belleville, on Monday, March 14th, 2011, AUDREY BERNICE LAUNDRY, formerly of R.R. #3, Picton, at the age of 99. Beloved wife of the late Arthur. Loved mother of Joseph and his wife Jan of Dover, Delaware, Shirley of Belleville and Barbara and her husband Lyle Anderson of R.R. #3, Picton. Pre-deceased by her 9 brothers and sisters. Much loved “grandma” to Shanyne, Kim, Brenda, Gloria and her great grandchildren Kelsey, D.J., Erika, Felicia, Brent and Jacob. A PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICE, WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. On Thursday, March 17th, 2011 Pastor Jim Mason Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to The Gideon’s would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE).

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BESSIE GORDON – April 19, 1916 – March 14, 2011 – With her usual grace and courage, passed away at Hastings Manor Nursing Home, Belleville, on Monday, March 14th, 2011, BESSIE IRENE GORDON, formerly of Spring Street, Picton, at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Albert. Loving mother of Joyce Lorraine Johnston of Napanee and Janice Elaine Gordon and her partner Rick Wallace of Belleville. Dear sister of Evelyn Valentine and the late Bert, Earl, Fred, Aubrey, Jack Davey and Freda Peters. Loved by her grandchildren Kyle and Sara Johnston. BY BESSIE’S REQUEST, A PRIVATE FAMILY GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT CHERRY VALLEY CEMETERY. Reverend Phil Hobbs Officiating. If desired, donations to The Canadian Cancer Society or the Arthritis Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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DALE ARMSTRONG – September 16, 1931 – March 13, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Sunday, March 13th, 2011, DALE MARTIN ARMSTRONG, of West Mary Street, Picton, at the age of 79. Husband and friend of Barbara. Loving father of Sandra and her husband Steve May, Danny, Lori, Brian and his wife Leslie and Diane and her husband Wayne Rempel all of British Columbia. Dear brother of Marilyn Horner of Oshawa. and the late Lorraine Hart. Loved and missed by his many grandchildren and great grandchildren. A GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT MT. LAWN MEMORIAL GARDENS, 21 GARRARD STREET, WHITBY, ON., ON FRIDAY, MARCH 18TH AT 1 P.M. Cremation. If desired, donations to The Royal Canadian Legion Branch #78 would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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JOSEPH RAYMOND GANNON – At the Kingston General Hospital with his family, on Saturday, March 12, 2011. Ray Gannon, at the age of 77. Loved father of Christoper (Michelle) of Verdun, QC and Todd (Anne) of Mississauga and grandfather of Patrick, Liana, Sean, Aidan and the late Erin. Dear brother of Alfred (Carol), Jim (Eleanor) and the late Rita (late Harold) Heffernan. Memorial mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in the St. Gregory The Great Roman Catholic Church on Saturday, March 19, at 2 p.m. The Reverend Fr. Thomas Thazhappally officiating. Spring interment of cremated remains to take place in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to the Hicks Funeral Home, 2 Centre St., Picton.

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SHARON STORMS – July 3, 1953 – March 12, 2011 – After a courageous battle, surrounded by her family on Saturday, March 12th, 2011, SHARON ANN STORMS, at the age of 57. Beloved wife of Chris. Loved daughter of Herman and Dorothy Courneyea. Much loved mother of Deanna and her husband Ken Mayfield, Mike and his wife Amy all of Picton. Dear daughter-in-law of Helen Dayton. Loving sister of Lori and her husband Rick Beals and Sue Holmes and her partner Ron Kerr and the late Randy Courneyea. Loved “nanny” to Luke, Sophia, Ashton and Caenan. A PRIVATE MEMORIAL MASS OF THE RESURRECTION WILL BE HELD AT ST. GREGORY THE GREAT ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH. On Tuesday, March 15th, 2011. Father Thomas Thazhappally Officiating. If desired, donations to Cerebral Palsy or Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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Sheldon WhittakerSHELDON WHITTEKER – May 15, 1937 – March 9, 2011 – Suddenly at Quinte Health Care Belleville General, on Wednesday, March 9th, 2011, SHELDON ROY WHITTEKER, of R.R. #8, Picton, at the age of 73. Beloved husband of Pierrette. Loving father of Cynthia of Buffalo, N.Y. and John of Sudbury. Much loved grampa to Taylor, Brooke and Megan. A GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN MAY. Interment Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to Quinte Conservation or Cystic Fibrosis would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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CLIVE HOLBROOK – August 17, 1926 – March 4, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Friday, March 4th, 2011 CLIVE HOLBROOK, of the Westwinds, formerly of Prinyer’s Cove, at the age of 85. Beloved husband and best friend of Joy. Loving father of Terry of Ompah, Alan (Julie) of Waterdown and Wayne (Patricia) of Picton. BY CLIVE’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. Cremation. If desired, donations to The Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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DIEUWKE ‘JOYCE’ de HAAN – May 28, 1927 – March 5, 2011 – Peacefully at home, surrounded by her family, on Saturday, March 5th, 2011, DIEUWKE ‘JOYCE’ de HAAN, of Main Street Wellington, at the age of 83. Beloved wife of Sander. Loved mother of Patricia Kumentas of Whitby, Derrek and his wife Caroline of Millbrook and Anna and her husband Neil McIntosh of Millbrook. Loving beppe to Erik, Nadia, Grace, Natalie, Lauren and the late Megan. Dear sister of Jan Zwart of Holland, Nina Glass of Brighton and the late Andrew, Dirk, Aaltje and Gerda. MRS. de HAAN IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service at the Bethany Christian Reformed Church, Bloomfield on Wednesday March 9th at 2 P.M. Pastor Kasey Vanderveen Officiating. Interment to follow at Quaker Cemetery, Bloomfield. If desired, donations to the Christian Reformed World Relief Fund or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY EVENING FROM 7 TILL 9 P.M.

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ERNEST JOHN TESKEY – Entered into rest, peacefully at the Belleville General Hospital on Friday, March 4th, 2011. ERNEST JOHN TESKEY, of Wellington, in his 85th year. Loving husband of the late Eleanor Teskey (nee Lunn). Dear father of Mary Ann Otley and predeceased by his son William. Remembered by his grandchildren Jennifer and Bradley Otley. Survived by his sister Isobel (Roy) Mowbray and brother George Teskey. Predeceased by his sister Eleanor Garretsee and his brother Harold Teskey. Ernie will be missed by her many nieces, nephews and friends in the community. Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, March 12 th from 2-4 p.m. at the Ainsworth Funeral Home 288 Noxon Avenue, Wellington, ON. Interment will be held at the Wellington Cemetery later in the spring. Memorial donations to the Wm. Teskey Memorial Bursary or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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ROBERT (Bob) McLELLAN – 1926-2011 -Passed away on February 28th, 2011, at the age of 84. Beloved husband of Jeanne (Jan) (nee Prud’homme), he will be sadly missed by relatives and friends. A Memorial Service will take place on Wednesday, March 9th, 2011 at the Wellington United Church at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Phil Hobbs officiating. Memorial Donations to the Belleville General Hospital Foundation (www.bghf.ca) would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Ainsworth Funeral Home, Wellington, ON

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KEVIN DICKSON – April 1, 1964 – February 28, 2011 – Suddenly at Kingston General Hospital, on Monday, February 28th, 2011, KEVIN ROBERT DICKSON, at the age of 46. Deeply loved son of Robert and Esther Dickson. Husband of Deanna. Dear brother of Colleen and her husband Owen Miller of Milford and their children Ashleigh and Jordan. Dear nephew of Marion and her husband Gerald Lovell and their son Rory. Kevin will be missed by his many friends. KEVIN IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Thursday, March 3rd, at 2:00 P.M. Interment to follow at Quaker Cemetery, Bloomfield. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY EVENING FROM 7 TILL 9 P.M.

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RUTH COLE – April 10, 1925 – February 25, 2011 – Peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Friday, February 25th, 2011, RUTH EMMA COLE, formerly of Bloomfield, at the age of 85. Beloved wife of the late Lawrence. Loving mother of Arnold Lawrence of Pembroke, John and his wife Debbie of Picton and Marilyn Thompson and her husband Wayne of Belleville. Loved by her many brothers and sisters. Sadly missed by her 5 grandchildren and her 2 great grandchildren. MRS. COLE IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral service will be held in the Chapel, on Tuesday, March 1st at 2 P.M. Interment Universalist Cemetery, Bloomfield. If desired, donations to The Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL THE TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.

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HARRY ARMITAGE – Passed away at the Ottawa General Hospital on Wednesday, February 23 rd , 2011. Harry Armitage, formerly of Wellington, in his 64th year. Beloved husband of Linda, loving father of Shirley Ann and Bob of Fort Worth, Texas, Fred and Stacey of Wellington, step-father of Lindsey and Dan of Kingston and Ryan and Katie of Newburg. Loving grandfather of Baia and Silas. Harry is lovingly remembered by his siblings: Fred and Joyce Armitage of Calgary, Darlene Armitage of Coe Hill, Garry and Sharon Cotnam of Stirling, George and Donna Armitage of Coe Hill, Bev and Bill McCaw of Bancroft, Barry and Mabel Cotnam of Peterborough and Mary Lynne and Dave Carey of Belleville. Friends may visit with the family on Friday, February 25th from 7-9 p.m. at the Bancroft Pentecostal Tabernacle, Hwy. 62 North, Bancroft and from 10-11 a.m. on Saturday, February 26th . Funeral Service to follow at 11:00 a.m. Reverend Jennifer Canning officiating. Spring Interment St. Michael’s Cemetery, Coe Hill, ON. Arrangements in care of Baragar Funeral Home, Bancroft, ON.

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HAROLD SWITZER – February 26, 1945 – February 24, 2011 – At his home, Picton, on Thursday, February 24th, 2011, HAROLD STIRRATT SWITZER, formerly of Gananoque, at the age of 65. Dear brother of Carol Switzer and her partner Roland Welbanks of Picton. Dear uncle of Alex Welbanks of Picton. BY HAL’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. Cremation to follow. If desired, donations to The Hastings and Prince Edward Lung Association would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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ROBERT “Bob” FOX – May 16, 1923 – February 24, 2011 -Peacefully at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Thursday, February 24th, 2011, ROBERT “BOB” FOX, formerly of Bloomfield, at the age of 87. Beloved husband of the late Madeline. Loving father of David and his wife Pat of R.R. #4, Picton, Elizabeth and her husband Mike Lattner of Wellington and the late Donald. Dear brother of Eleanor Kelly and Gordon and his wife Marilyn. Much loved “grandpa” to Ian and his wife Kathleen, Jackie and her partner Chris, Allison and her husband Nick Boyd and Vicki and her partner Dylan. MR. FOX IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service at Bloomfield United Church. On Saturday, February 26th at 11 A.M. Reverend Lynn Watson Officiating. If desired, donations to Bloomfield United Church or Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON FRIDAY EVENING FROM 7 TILL 9 P.M. AND AT THE CHURCH PRIOR TO THE SERVICE AT 11 A.M.

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JOSEPHINE ‘JO’ STRUTHERS – July 28, 1950 – February 22, 2011 – Suddenly at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011, JOSEPHINE IRENE (FROST) STRUTHERS, of Picton, at the age of 60. Beloved wife of Malcolm Struthers. Loving mother of Christine Bell of Penticton, B.C., Charlie and his wife Tammy Hineman of Bowmanville, Tim Frost and his partner Peggy Leavitt of Picton and Andrew Frost of Bath. Dear sister ot Marilyn, Ernie, Evelyn, Sharon and Beatrice. Loved and missed by her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. BY JO’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. Cremation. If desired, donations to The Canadian Cancer Society or the Arthritis Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.  

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ARTHUR VIRTUE – April 22, 1921 – February 20, 2011 – At H.J. McFarland Memorial Home, on Sunday, February 20th, 2011, 5 days after his beloved wife Rosslyn of 63 years. ARTHUR VIRTUE, World War II Veteran, parole officer and long-time resident of Merrickville, at the age of 89. Survived by loving daughters Beth Nolan (Orville, deceased), Janet Church (Jeff), grandchildren Ryan Salmon (Meagan), Andrew Salmon (Pierce), Shawna Church (Nick), Carley Church and great- grandson Ethan Salmon. Brother of Wilma Dowdall (Harold deceased) Son of the late Arthur and Mini Virtue. A PRIVATE SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT CARLETON PLACE UNITED CEMETERY IN THE SPRING. Donations to H.J. McFarland Memorial Home Residents Fund or Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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PAT CORK – November 23, 1922 – February 20, 2011 – At Lennox & Addington General Hospital, on Sunday, February 20th, 2011, PATRICIA ‘PAT’ CORK, of Napanee, at the age of 88. Beloved wife of the late Reginald. Loved mother of David and his wife Valerie of R.R. 2 Picton, and Peggy and her husband Wayne Donovan of Napanee. Dear grandmother of Lynda and Richard and great-grandmother of Olivia. MRS. CORK IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Wednesday, February 23rd at 2:00 P.M. Interment to follow at Hicksite Cemetery, Bloomfield. If desired, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON WEDNESDAY FROM 1:00 TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2:00 P.M.

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DEAN McCORMACK – December 17, 1962 – February 17, 2011 – Suddenly at Quinte Health Care Belleville General, on Thursday, February 17th, 2011, DEAN JEFFERY McCORMACK, of Fry Road, Picton, formerly of Bancroft, at the age of 48. Beloved son of Garnet and Norma McCormack of Peterborough. Dear brother of Roger, Gary and his wife Isabel, Kevin and his wife Elaine, Scott and his wife Kim and Robert Sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews. Dean will be missed by his house mates Eleanor, Linda, John, Joe, Peter and Chris and many staff members from Pathways. A CELEBRATION OF DEAN’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Saturday, February 19th at 10:30 A.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. If desired, donations to Pathways to Independence would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON SATURDAY FROM 9:30 TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 10:30 A.M.

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ROBERT GORDON HYMUS – Suddenly at his home on Wednesday, February 16, 2011, Bob Hymus, of Picton, at the age of 75. Beloved husband of Dorothy (nee MacDonald) and loving father of Laura (Joe Penberthy) of Stoney Creek, Anne (Scott Miles) of California, Vanessa (Jay Moscoe) and Kimberly (Christopher Harrison) all of Toronto. Proud grandfather of Shae, Tess and Sydney and brother of David (Marilyn) of Milford and the late Joan (Frank Mader). Fondly remembered by his numerous nieces and nephews. A celebration of Bob’s life will take place at a later date. Date, time and place to be announced. Cremation has taken place. Memorial donations to the PECM Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated by his family. (Cheques only, please). Arrangements entrusted to the Hicks Funeral Home, 2 Centre St., Picton.

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ROSSLYN VIRTUE – Peacefully at H.J. McFarland Memorial Home, on Tuesday, February 15th, 2011. ROSSLYN VIRTUE, well respected local artist from Merrickville, at the age of 83. Much loved daughter of the late Ken and Etta Simpson of Carleton Place. Beloved wife of Arthur, Loved mother of Beth (Late Orville) Nolan of Franktown and Janet and her husband Jeff Church of Picton. Much loved grandmother of Ryan and his wife Meagan Salmon, Andrew Salmon and his partner Pierce, Carley Church and Shawna Church and Nick and her great grandson Ethan Salmon. A PRIVATE FAMILY GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE HELD IN CARLETON PLACE. If desired, donations to Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital or H.J. McFarland Memorial Home Residents Fund would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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EVELYN PELLATT – November 1, 1962 – February 14, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Monday, February 14th, 2011, EVELYN ELAINE PELLATT, of West Mary Street, Picton, at the age of 48. Beloved daughter of the late Arthur and Grace Pellatt. Loving wife of Maurice Ferguson. Dear step mother of Christopher Ferguson. Dear sister of Glenn, Grace, Lorna, Doug, Keith, Marilyn, Fred, Ken, Roda and the late Joyce. Loved and missed by her many nieces and nephews. EVELYN IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel, on Thursday, February 17th at 2 P.M. Cremation with spring interment at Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Loyalist Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY FROM 9:30 TILL THE TIME OF SERVICE AT 10:30 AM

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GINETTE WHYTE – September 4, 1926 – February 9, 2011 – Peacefully at H.J. McFarland Memorial Home, on Wednesday, February 9th, 2011, GINETTE WHYTE, formerly of South Bay, Toronto and Montreal at the age of 84. Beloved wife of Barclay. Loving step mother of Lisa and her husband Steve Emberson of Ottawa. Ian and his wife Mia of Mississauga and Yolanda and her husband William Campbell of Calgary, Alberta. Dear sister of Pauline Forest, Suzanne Brousseau, Lionel and Armand Crevier all of Quebec. Loved by her step grandchildren and her great grandchildren. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT, H.J. McFARLAND MEMORIAL HOME, ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2ND AT 2 P.M. Susie Kurz Officiating. Cremation with interment to follow in Montreal. If desired, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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LAVERNE MOORE – June 4, 1937 – February 12, 2011 – Suddenly at H.J. McFarland Memorial Home, on Saturday, February 12th, 2011, LAVERNE MOORE, Retired teacher from P.E. Collegiate Institute, of Picton, at the age of 73. Husband of Maureen of Belleville. Loving father of Steve and his wife Stephanie of Rhode Island and Paul and his wife Alison of Picton. Dear brother of Merle and Basil Moore and Dorothy Cummings. Little grampa to Nicole, Kimberley, Denelle and Jesse. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Thursday, February 17th at 2 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Cremation. If desired, donations to Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation or H.J. McFarland Memorial Home Residents Council would be appreciated by the family.(CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON THURSDAY FROM 1P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.

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LORNA WILLIAMS – October 13, 1958 – February 10, 2011 – Suddenly at her home, West Mary Street, Picton, on Thursday, February 10th, 2011, LORNA VIVIAN WILLIAMS, at the age of 52. Beloved daughter of Alice and the late Willard Deline. Loved wife of Alvin. Dear sister of Jane, William, Fabian, Karrie and the late Wayne, Darlene and Howard Deline. Lorna will be sadly missed by her many friends in the County. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. on Monday, February 14th at 2:00 P.M. Private interment at Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to Community Living Prince Edward would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON MONDAY FROM 1 P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.

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CAROL ANN McKAY – Passed away suddenly at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton, on February 3rd, 2011. CAROL ANN McKAY Of RR1, Hillier, ON, at 61 years of age. She was born in Toronto, beloved daughter of the late Gordon Earnest McKay and Mary Kathleen (nee Kershaw). Survived by step-sisters, Evelyn (Larry Letourneau) and Kelly Anne McKay of Toronto, brother, George McConkey and sister, Penny McConkey both of Kingston, also foster sister Ruth Graham of Wellington. Loved and missed by aunts and uncles, several nieces and nephews as well as great-nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by foster parents Jim and Charlotte Hartwick of Wellington and niece Katie Graham. Carol will be missed by her family and friends of the County and surrounding area and her faithful, feline companion, Lucy. Friends may call at the Ainsworth Funeral Home, 288 Noxon Avenue, Wellington on Sunday, February 6th from 6-8 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Monday, February 7th, 2011 at 11a.m. Reverend Ross Kingston of Prince Edward County Wesleyan Church officiating. Cremation to follow with interment in the spring. Memorial donations to the PEC Wesleyan Church (18 Talbot Street, Picton, ON K0K 2T0) or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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WILLIAM ‘BILL’ BUTT – July 27, 1936 – February 3, 2011 – Courageously at Quinte Health Care Belleville General on Thursday, February 3rd, 2011, WILLIAM J. S. “BILL” BUTT, of Shebas Island, formerly of Bolton and Etobicoke, at the age of 74. Loved son of the late Reverend William and Sadie Butt. Beloved husband of Mary. Loving father of Michael and his wife Kim of Halifax and Karyn Butt of Mississauga. Dear brother of Betty Harley of Brantford. Much loved “grampa” to Kassidy. A CELEBRATION OF BILL’S LIFE WILL BE HELD AT PICTON UNITED CHURCH, on Saturday, February 12th at 11 A.M. Reverend Dr. Hal Wilson Officiating. If desired, donations to Sleeping Children Around The World or Picton United Church would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH FROM 10 A.M TILL THE TIME OF SERVICE AT 11 A.M. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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TONY ENGEL – December 10, 1939 – February 2, 2011 – Suddenly at his home, Ontario Street, Picton, on Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011, TONY ENGEL, at the age of 71. Beloved husband of Reta. Loving father of Brian and his wife Sandra of London and Greg and his wife Jeanne of Toronto. Dear brother of Herman and his wife Linda of Toronto. Much loved “ampa” to Sarah. A GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE HELD. Cremation. If desired, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.

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HELEN WALKER – November 15, 1926 – January 29, 2011 – Peacefully at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial, on Saturday, January 29th, 2011, HELEN MARGARET WALKER, of Milford, at the age of 84. Beloved wife of the late Morden. Loving mother of Kathryn and Bob Mutch of R.R. #2, Milford and Rosalind and Doug Storring of R.R. #2, Bloomfield. Dear sister of Carl Seeley of Trenton, Mildred Fennell of Nanimo, B.C. and the late Lloyd and Graham Seeley Much loved gramma of Trevor, Tania, Timothy, Tara, Anthony, Melissa and great granddaughter Jasmine. MRS. WALKER IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service in the Chapel, on Tuesday, February 1st at 2 P.M. Chris Seeley Officiating. Cremation to follow. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY FROM 1P.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE AT 2 P.M.

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KEITH LYLE McBURNEY– At the Kingston General Hospital on Thursday, January 27, 2011, Lyle McBurney, at the age of 79. Beloved husband of Trish Hause and loved father of Janet (Mitchell Lewis) of Toronto and Margot (Paul Smith), Andrew (Genevieve Sauviat) and Joel (Mariane Desjardins), all of Nelson, B.C. Dear grandfather of Aurora, Emma, Lucy, Tao, Theo and Bodhi and brother of bill (Belita Swan) of Ottawa and the late Earl, Allan, Grace, Marilyn and Lorna. A memorial service will be held in the Bethany Christian Reform Church on Sunday, January 30 at 2 p.m. Pastor Kasey Vanderveen officiating. Cremation has taken place. Memorial donations to the Sonrise Christian Academy, 58 Johnson St., Picton, ON K0K 2T0 would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the Hicks Funeral Home, 2 Centre St., Picton.

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PAULINE BICKNELL – January 6, 1934 – January 26, 2011 – Peacefully, surrounded by loved ones at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Wednesday, January 26th, 2011, PAULINE BICKNELL, at the age of 77. Beloved wife of Peter. Loving mother of Jeff Toye and his wife Jean of England, Wendy and her husband Paul Widger of Bloomfield and Mike Toye and his wife Tammy of Bradford and the late Alan. Loved by her brothers and sisters. Much loved grandma to Tiffany, Ben, Oliver, Julie, Dustin, Conner, Sydney and her great granddaughter Nevaeh. PAULINE IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday February 3rd at 2 P.M. Cremation to follow. If desired, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY VISIT WITH PAULINE’S FAMILY ON THURSDAY FROM 1 TILL 2 P.M.
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ELMER RUDOLPH KERR – At the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Monday, January 24, 2011, Elmer Kerr, at the age of 86. Beloved husband of Marie (nee Tripp) and loved father of Patricia (Ron Talley) of Roslin, Ken (Kim) and Jane (Frank Reide), all of Kitchener, the late Robert (Sandra) of Belleville and the late William. Dear grandfather of Krista, Kevin (Kelly), Eryn (Tim), Andrea, Rachelle (Steve), Brandon (Julie), Jenny (Steve) and David (Angela); great grandfather of Liam, Ella, Lily, Chloe and Sophie and brother of Alice, Eleanor, John and the late Christine. Mr. Kerr is resting at the Hicks Funeral Home, 2 Centre St., Picton. Funeral Service is in the United Pentacostal Church on Thursday, January 27 at 2 p.m. The Reverend Allison Cromwell officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. Memorial donations to the United Pentacostal Church would be appreciated (cheques only, please). The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 7-9 p.m. and Thursday at the Church from 1 p.m. until service. time.
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BETTY GUERNSEY RAND VITELLI – September 17, 1927 – January 24, 2011 – It is with sadness we announce her passing at Providence Health Care, Toronto, on Monday, January 24th, 2011. BETTY GUERNSEY RAND VITELLI formerly of Picton, at the age of 83. Beloved wife of the late Doug Rand and Leonard Vitelli. Loving mother of Joe and Barbara and her husband Ralph Moffatt all of Toronto. Dear sister of Jim Guernsey and his wife Gena of Picton and the late Bill and Don Guernsey and Joan Hyatt. Much loved grandmother of Lenny, Luke, Jaclyn and Michael. BY BETTY’S REQUEST, NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL SERVICE. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.
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JEAN CARMICHAEL (nee Black) With profound sadness we announce the passing of Jean (Jane) Carmichael on January 21, 2011 at age 78. Peacefully at home in Wellington, ON surrounded by her loving family and with her loyal dog Suzy nestled beside her. Born in Dundee, Scotland and immigrated to Canada, arriving in Halifax at age 16. Jean will be dearly missed by husband Donald of 55 years, daughters Lynn (Dave Smythe) and Donna (Doug Moore) and grand-daughter Veronica. Predeceased by her parents Jane and John Black and siblings John, Alex and Dorothy. Special thanks to the wonderful Prince Edward County Community Care and VON support workers who helped tremendously during her final weeks. Cremation has taken place, and no public service is planned. Donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated.
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DORIS MARGARET SCOTT – Entered into rest on Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 at West Lake Terrace Nursing Home, Picton. Doris Margaret Scott, in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late Ronald Desmond John Scott. Loving mother to Noreen Sutherland of Wellington, Ray (Anne) Scott of Bahrain, Nigel (Chris) Scott of St. Catharines, Judy (Mark) Yaeger of Florida and Vivian (Martin) Muzik of Courtice. Dear Nana to Christine (Marty) Abrams, Scott (Heather) Sutherland, Ron Scott, Amanda Scott, Sean (Melissa) Scott, Eli Scott, Troy (Haley) Scott, Joel (Dani) Scott, Thomas Muzik, Sarah Muzik, Matt Yaeger, Paige Yaeger and Luke Yaeger. Loving Grandnanny to Ethan, Sierra, Jonah, Tyler, Emily and Bentley. Predeceased by her parents Gertrude Oliver Lawrence (nee Fuller) and Herbert Lawrence, her mother-in-law Transphenie Tryphosa Bertha Scott (nee Grace), her father-in-law Walter John Scott, her sister-in-law Deither Drew (nee Scott) and her brother-in-law John Drew. Survived by her sister Vera (Reg) Scott and niece Elaine (Peter) Barden of all Devon, England. Friends may call at the Ainsworth Funeral Home, 288 Noxon Avenue, Wellington on Friday, January 21st from noon until time of Funeral Service at 1:00 p.m. Spring interment Maynard Cemetery, Maynard, ON.
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JACK WARD – April 2, 1925 – January 15, 2011 – Peacefully at Qunite Health Care Prince Edward Memorial Hospital on Saturday, January 15th, 2011, JACK H. WARD, L.L.B., P.Eng, of Picton, at the age of 85. Beloved husband of the late Ruby. Loving father of Steven Ward and his wife Kathleen O’Driscoll of Glenora and the late Lindsay. Proud and loving grampa of Casey. Will be missed by his sister-in-law Dorothy Lockyer and by his many nieces and nephews. THE FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT PICTON UNITED CHURCH on Tuesday, January 18th at 2:00 P.M. Reverend Dr. Hal Wilson Officiating. Spring Interment at Glenwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation or Picton United Church would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). Friends may call at the Church on Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. until service time. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON.
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LORRAINE HAAGSMA – Passed away suddenly at the Ottawa Civic Heart Institute on Friday, January 14th, 2011, Lorraine Haagsma, of Wellington, in her 70th year. Loving wife of John Haagsma. Dear mother of Lisa Carter (Dan), John Jr. (Jennifer), Jason and the late Roger Haagsma. Remembered by grandchildren Travis and Tyler Carter, Benjamin Haagsma and Lauren Haagsma and great grandchildren Riley, Thalia and Mickayla Carter. Survived by her brother Chuck Adams. Lorraine was well known throughout the community through her volunteering and her time at the Wellington Arena canteen. As per Lorraine’s wishes cremation has taken place. Friends are invited to gather with the family at the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON on Thursday, January 20th from 6-8 p.m. Spring Interment Wellington Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
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BARTON CUNNINGHAM – Passed away suddenly at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton on Thursday, January 13th, 2011. Barton Cunningham, of RR1 Wellington, in his 84th year. Beloved husband of the late Jean (nee Guernsey). Loving stepfather of Tom (Emma) Jackson, Vicki (Pete) Byrnes, John Jackson and Tracey Jackson (Fabrizio). Remembered by his granddaughters Erica and Tina Jackson and Hailey and Kate Byrnes. Survived by his brothers Brian and Lynn. Barton was a lifelong resident of Prince Edward County, a proud farmer dedicated to his community who will be sadly missed by his many relatives and friends. As per Barton’s wishes cremation has taken place. A Graveside Service will be held at Wellington Cemetery in the spring. Memorial Donations to the MS Society or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, 288 NOXON AVENUE, WELLINGTON
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BARBARA HOUGHTON – April 1, 1945 – January 8, 2011 – Suddenly at Kingston General Hospital, on Saturday January 8th, 2011, BARBARA ELAINE HOUGHTON (nee: Thorburn), of Prinyers Cove, formerly of Picton at the age of 65. Much loved daughter of Eleanor McKeown. Beloved wife of Don. Dear mother of Stephanie (Frank) Calver of Picton, Andrea (Derek) McGeachie of Toronto, Meghan Lindsay of Belleville, Mark (Kelly) Houghton of Toronto, Jennifer (Brian) McGill of Northport and Stephanie Houghton of Oakville. Dear sister of Anne Brown of Peterborough, Mary (Randie) Reid of Peterborough and Beverley Fraser of Mexico. Loving Nanna of 14 precious grandchildren. MRS. HOUGHTON IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. A memorial service will be held at the Picton United Church on Friday January 14th at 2 p.m. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. If desired, donations to the War Amps or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). www.whattamfuneralhome.com FRIENDS MAY VISIT WITH BARBARA’S FAMILY ON THURSDAY FROM 2 til 4 AND 7 til 9 p.m.
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DONALD FENEMORE – June 4, 1927 – January 9, 2011 – Peacefully at Kentwood Park, On Sunday January 9th, 2011, DONALD EDGAR FENEMORE, Formerly of Cherry Valley at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Phyllis. Dear father of Lloyd and his wife Nancy of Picton, Wayne and his wife Janet of Waupoos, Janet and her partner Linda Rolls of Odessa and the late Linda Wilkins. Dear father-in-law of Ross Wilkins and his wife Susan of Oshawa. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Heather, Holly, Christopher and Debbie. Dearest great grandfather of Matthew, Jenna, Mikayla, Mackenzie and Janessa. MR. FENEMORE IS RESTING AT, THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. A Memorial service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday January 13th at 10:30 a.m. Pastor Glen Coates officiating. Cremation with interment at Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Alzheimer Society or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY VISIT WITH DON’S FAMILY ON THURSDAY MORNING FROM 9:30 A.M. TILL TIME OF SERVICE.
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ELMER TERPSTRA – October 17, 1927 – January 8, 2011 – Suddenly at his home at RR 1 Bloomfield on Saturday, January 8th, 2011, EELTJE ‘ELMER’ TERPSTRA, at the age of 83. Beloved husband of the late Jitske ‘Jane’ Terpstra. Loved father of Henry (Sharon) of RR 8 Picton, Tonia (Greg) of RR 4 Picton, Allen (Lynn) of Bloomfield, Edward (Dorothy) of Wellington, Roy (Suzanne) of Bloomfield and the late Betty and father-in-law of Neal Gayton. Dear brother of Louw and the late Evert, Bill, Alice Vanderveen, Aeeke, Ymkje. Brother-in-law of Peter Kempenaar, Jan Spyksma, Dini Terpstra and Edna VanderWoude. Loving grandpa and pake of 13 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. THE FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT BETHANY CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH on Wednesday, January 12th at 11:00 a.m. Pastor Kasey VanderVeen Officiating. Interment to follow at Quaker Cemetery. If desired, donations to the M.S. Society, Muscular Dystrophy Canada or Sonrise Christian Academy would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH ON WEDNESDAY MORNING FROM 9:30 A.M. UNTIL SERVICE TIME. Arrangements entrusted to The Whattam Funeral Home.
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HELEN NUGENT – February 7, 1931 – January 8, 2011 – Peacefully at the H. J. McFarland Memorial Home on Saturday, January 8, 2011, HELEN MARGARET NUGENT (nee McTAGGART), in her 80th year. Predeceased by loving husband Donald and daughter Karen. Mother of Garry Nugent and his wife Linda, Carol and her husband Bill Harvey, Dianne and her husband Rick McNamee, Donna and her husband George Ostrander. Nanny Nugent will be sadly missed by grandchildren, Angela, Douglas, Kyle, Caleb, Brian, Shannon, Scott, Joanne, Stacey and Kimberly and great-grandchildren Sydney, Daniel, Lauren and Evelyn. Loving sister of Madeline Smith and Clarence and Edith McTaggart. Predeceased by siblings, Raymond McTaggart, Carrie Young, Irene Burgess, Earl McTaggart and Milton McTaggart. MRS. NUGENT IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday, January 12th at 2:00 P.M. Reverend Audrey Whitney Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON TUESDAY FROM 2 til 4 and 7 til 9 P.M.

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ALBERT EDWARD ‘Eddie’ TUCKWELL – Passed away in Ottawa on Friday, January 7th, 2011. Albert Edward “Eddie” Tuckwell, formerly of Wellington. Beloved husband of the late Irene Tuckwell. Loving grandfather of Lisa Salt and Julie Tuckwell, both of Ottawa. Cremation has taken place. Interment Wellington Cemetery in the spring. Arrangements entrusted to Ainsworth Funeral Home, Wellington, ON

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RODNEY CECIL ANDERSON – January 3, 2011 – Peacefully in Picton, husband of the late Margaret, father of Brian (Arlene) of Vancouver and the late Jim (Wendy) of Picton, grandfather of Jessica, Brent, Natalie and Rachel, brother of the late Ed (Aida), Les (Helen), the late Dorothy (Ken) Brown and Pat (Charlie) Tomlin, brother-in-law of Donald (Betty) Southwick, Lorraine Southwick and Dorothy (Joe) Babiak, and uncle to many nieces and nephews. Born in Sturgeon Falls, Ontario on October 4, 1919 and raised in Nipissing Junction, as a young man, Rod rode the rails and worked in mines and construction camps across Northern Ontario. He enlisted in the Canadian Army in 1939 and was radio operator in the R.C.H.A. First Canadian Division in Sicily, Italy, Holland and Germany until 1945. Rod enjoyed working with his hands and built a cottage in Lake Simcoe, a house in Scarborough and his dream home on Lake Ontario in Wellington. He was an avid reader of history, a gardener and grower of apples. A family memorial will be held at a later date. Rod’s family wishes to thank the staff at Hallowell House for their compassion and excellent care. The family would appreciate donations in Rod’s memory to the Wellington Library, Post Office Box 370, Wellington, ON K0K 3L0. Arrangements entrusted to Ainsworth Funeral Home, Wellington, ON (613.399.3177)

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ROSABELL JESSUP – August 7, 1919 – December 31, 2010 – Peacefully, with family by her side at Quinte Health Care Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Friday, December 31st, 2010, ROSABELL JESSUP, of White Chapel Road, at the age of 91. Beloved wife of Victor for 65 years. Loving mother to Lois and her husband Gary Durie of Alberta, Cathie of Picton, Joan of Picton, Susan and her husband Greg Tesch of California and of the late Darlene. Dear sister of the late Roswell Humphrey. Loving grandmother of Trevor & Kim, Ian & Tracy, Keri, Evan and Hannah and great grandmother of Nolan, Benjamin, Kayden and Evalina. MRS. JESSUP IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, January 3rd at 2:00 P.M. Interment to follow at Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL ON SUNDAY EVENING FROM 6:00 UNTIL 8:00 P.M.

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LOLA LOUNSBERRY – June 15, 1925 – December 29, 2010 – After a brief illness at Picton Manor Nursing Home, on Wednesday, December 29th, 2010, LOLA MARIE LOUNSBERRY, formerly of R.R. #3, Picton, at the age of 85. Beloved wife of Francis. Loving mother of James and his wife Rhea of Picton, Laurence and his wife Lucille of R.R. #3, Picton, John and his wife Darlene of Cornwall, Kenneth and his wife Rose of Toronto and Paul of Oak Lake. Dear sister of the late Delbert, Donald and Laurence Nelson. Much loved “gramma” to her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. MRS. LOUNSBERRY IS RESTING AT THE WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 MAIN STREET, PICTON, ON. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, January 3rd at 10:30 A.M. Pastor Peter Spragg Officiating. Interment Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to Emmanuel Baptist Church Building Fund or Picton Manor Nursing Home Residents Council would be appreciated by the family. FRIENDS MAY CALL ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON FROM 2 TILL 4 P.M. \

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BONNIE LORRAINE GRANGER – February 12 th, 1943 – December 12th , 2010 Bonnie Lorraine Granger, of Wellington, passed away after a brief battle with cancer. Dear wife of Fred Granger. Loving mother of daughter, Tracey Snow and son, David Granger. She will be missed by her 5 grandchildren. Bonnie was a life-long nurse who loved gardening and art. A gathering of friends will be held at St. Andrew’s Anglican Church in Wellington on Saturday, January 15 th , 2011 at 1:00 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to the AINSWORTH FUNERAL HOME, WELLINGTON, ON

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