FURBY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-06-01 published
WHITE/WHYTE, Arthur " Cecil"
Arthur "Cecil" WHITE/WHYTE of R.R.#1 Arva, formerly of Sarnia and Oxtongue Lake, passed away suddenly at Parkwood Hospital, on Sunday, May 29th, 2005. He died one day short of his 90th birthday. Beloved husband of Berna (STONER) WHITE/WHYTE for 63½ years. Dear father of Bonnie. Survived by brothers Stuart and Floyd (Mildred) WHITE/WHYTE. Remembered by many nieces and nephews, and sadly missed by all his Friends, especially Peter FURBY. Cecil was a Veteran of World War 2 and served in England. He was a brother of St. Paul Lodge #601, Sarnia, Ontario for 53 years. Cremation has taken place. Friends and family will be received by the family one hour prior to the memorial service being conducted at the Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road North, (2 blocks north of Oxford), London, on Saturday, June 11th, 2005 at 2: 00 p.m. Interment of cremated remains at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Parkwood Hospital or the charity of your choice. He Will Be Missed

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FURCHNER o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-04-23 published
THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON, Kenneth “Ken” Raymond
Surrounded by his family at London Health Sciences -- University site on Monday, April 18th, 2005 Kenneth “Ken” (the Wizard) Raymond THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON, age 53 of Sarnia.
Ken was a licensed Real Estate Broker for many years in Sarnia, London and Ottawa. Beloved father of Tanya and Rob SIMONE of London and Roxanne THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON and fiancé Eric CORVERS of Sarnia. Dear stepfather of Jimmy and Colin HOLLINGSWORTH of Ottawa. Loving grandfather of Sabrina SIMONE. Survived by former wives Sharon THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON of Sarnia and Leslie THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON of Waltham. Dear brother of Stephen THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON and his wife Anne, Cheryl and her husband Calvin WILSON, Michele and her husband Mark FURCHNER and Mark THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON and his wife Julie. Special uncle of Tim NICKELS- THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON, Mike and his wife Jessica RATTIGAN, Jessica and Matthew WILSON, Nichole and Courtney FURCHNER. Survived by Uncle John GIFFORD and family, Aunt Mary and Uncle Floyd NESBITT and family. Survived by many cousins and a special friend Sherry WHITE/WHYTE. Predeceased by his parents Arthur “Ray” and Marjorie THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON and Aunt Barbara GIFFORD and Uncle Jim THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON. A memorial service will be held at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia on Tuesday, April 26, 2005 at 11: 00 a.m. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received at Smith Funeral Home on Monday afternoon from 2 to 4 and evening from 7 to 9 p.m. Sympathy donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Cryptic Right or the S.I.D.S. Foundation. Memories and condolences may be sent online to www.smithfuneralhome.ca

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FUREWICZ o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-02-16 published
FUREWYCZ, Michael
At London Health Sciences Centre on Monday, February 14, 2005, Michael FUREWYCZ in his 84th year. Beloved husband of Maria (PAULIW) FUREWYCZ. Dear father of Andrew FUREWYCZ (Cathy), Jerry FUREWYCZ and Michael FUREWYCZ (Janet) all of London. Loving grandfather of Christopher, Katrina, Michael and Nicole. Brother-in-law of Hrynko MATCHYSHYN in Ukraine. Predeceased by his wife Maria (TRUS) FUREWICZ (1996,) his sister Anna and his brother Mikola. Visitors will be received on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the O, Neil Funeral Home, 350 William Street. Funeral Mass in Christ the King Ukrainian Catholic Church (707 Nelson Street) on Thursday at 11 a.m. Entombment St. Peter's Cemetery. Panchyda Wednesday evening at 7 p.m.

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FUREWYCZ o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-02-16 published
FUREWYCZ, Michael
At London Health Sciences Centre on Monday, February 14, 2005, Michael FUREWYCZ in his 84th year. Beloved husband of Maria (PAULIW) FUREWYCZ. Dear father of Andrew FUREWYCZ (Cathy), Jerry FUREWYCZ and Michael FUREWYCZ (Janet) all of London. Loving grandfather of Christopher, Katrina, Michael and Nicole. Brother-in-law of Hrynko MATCHYSHYN in Ukraine. Predeceased by his wife Maria (TRUS) FUREWICZ (1996,) his sister Anna and his brother Mikola. Visitors will be received on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the O, Neil Funeral Home, 350 William Street. Funeral Mass in Christ the King Ukrainian Catholic Church (707 Nelson Street) on Thursday at 11 a.m. Entombment St. Peter's Cemetery. Panchyda Wednesday evening at 7 p.m.

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FUREY o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2005-08-15 published
GREENBLATT, Luke Tobias Lushington
Luke Tobias Lushington GREENBLATT, 15, of Borden Street, Toronto, drowned Wednesday, August 10, 2005, near Matagami, Quebec. Luke was the cherished son of Kate LUSHINGTON and Richard GREENBLATT, adored brother of Natasha Grace and William Pavel, beloved nephew of Lewis FUREY, Carole Laure and Mark LUSHINGTON, dear cousin of Clara, Tomas and Jake, loving grand_son to Stephen LUSHINGTON, Sonia LUSHINGTON (deceased,) John and Selma GREENBLATT (deceased,) a delight to his godparents Dorian CLARK, Nicky GUADAGNI, Joyce MASON, Monique MOJICA, Colin NAPTHINE and Djanet SEARS, and an admired and treasured friend to many extraordinary young people. Luke loved music, especially jamming with his brother and Friends. He played piano and clarinet with heart and soul, as well as alto and soprano sax and guitar. He was a drummer in the rock band Abbott. Luke was entering Grade 10 at Oakwood Collegiate. He played forward for the Parkdale Flames and Amesbury Avalanche hockey teams, pitched for the Tigers at Christie Pits and enjoyed soccer, skateboarding, boxing, chess and his dog Bella. Luke felt a deep affinity to Buddhism and philosophy and was Bar Mitzvahed on May 22, 2004 at the Beaches Hebrew Institute. Luke was a steady shining presence in our lives, his tragic accident is a wrenching loss to an entire community.
Begin, and cease and then again begin,
With tremulous cadence slow, and bring
The eternal note of sadness in.
At Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Avenue West (3 lights west of Dufferin), for service on Tuesday, August 16, 2005 at 3: 00 p.m. Shiva 63 Borden Street. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Stephen Lewis Foundation 416-533-9292.

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FUREY o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-08-15 published
GREENBLATT, Luke Tobias Lushington
Luke Tobias Lushington GREENBLATT, 15, of Borden Street, Toronto, drowned Wednesday, August 10, 2005, near Matagami, Quebec. Luke was the cherished son of Kate LUSHINGTON and Richard GREENBLATT, adored brother of Natasha Grace and William PAVEL, beloved nephew of Lewis FUREY, Carole LAURE and Mark LUSHINGTON, dear cousin of Clara, Tomas and Jake, loving grand_son to Stephen LUSHINGTON, Sonia LUSHINGTON (deceased,) John and Selma GREENBLATT (deceased,) a delight to his godparents Dorian CLARK, Nicky GUADAGNI, Joyce MASON, Monique MOJICA, Colin NAPTHINE and Djanet SEARS, and an admired and treasured friend to many extraordinary young people. Luke loved music, especially jamming with his brother and Friends. He played piano and clarinet with heart and soul, as well as alto and soprano sax and guitar. He was a drummer in the rock band Abbott. Luke was entering Grade 10 at Oakwood Collegiate. He played forward for the Parkdale Flames and Amesbury Avalanche hockey teams, pitched for the Tigers at Christie Pits and enjoyed soccer, skateboarding, boxing, chess and his dog Bella. Luke felt a deep affinity to Buddhism and philosophy and was Bar Mitzvahed on May 22, 2004 at the Beaches Hebrew Institute. Luke was a steady shining presence in our lives, his tragic accident is a wrenching loss to an entire community. Begin, and cease and then again begin, With tremulous cadence slow, and bring The eternal note of sadness in. At Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Ave. W. (3 lights west of Dufferin) for service on Tuesday, August 16, 2005 at 3: 00 p.m. Shiva 63 Borden St. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Stephen Lewis Foundation, 416-533-9292.

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FURGIUELE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-01-18 published
FERRARO, Maria (née VERRE)
Born January 12, 1911 in Rende, Italy. Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Sunday, January 16, 2005. Beloved wife of the late Michele FERRARO (predeceased on July 20, 1993.) She will be deeply missed by her children, Eugenio (Adelina) FERRARO, Ida (Salvatore predeceased February 27, 2003) Cundari, Adamo (Virginia) FERRARO, Luigi (Rosa) FERRARO, Esterina (Giovanni) MOSCA, Mario (Caterina) FERRARO, Erminia (Bruno) ORRICO, Emilio FERRARO, Carmela (Frank) DILELLO, Otello FERRARO (Lina MIRANDOLA). Maria was the proud and loving "nonna" to 33 grandchildren and 47 great-grandchildren. She is predeceased by her sister Rosaria, brothers and sisters-in-law Francesco (Anna) VERRE, Oresto (Sisa) VERRE, Enrico VERRE, Gaspero (Maria) VERRE. She will be sadly missed by her brother Michele and sister-in-law Angelina VERRE and her sisters in Italy Rita (Francesco) VERRE, Adelina SCOLA, Emelia FURGIUELE and brother-in-law Salvatore DEBARTOLO. Family will receive Friends at the Jerrett Funeral Home, 1141 St. Clair Ave. West (416) 654-7744 on Tuesday 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 10: 00 a.m. from St. Clare Church, 1118 St. Clair Avenue West. Entombment at Prospect Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a donation to Villa Charities or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.

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FURGIUELE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-02-05 published
HALAJ, Wolodymyr " Walter"
At the age of 84, peacefully, on Friday, February 4, 2005 at Ivan Franko Nursing Home. Walter, loving husband and gentle father and grandfather, is survived by Petra, his wife of 60 years, and his children Jerry, Bill (Lucia FURGIUELE) and Doris (David BABCOCK,) his grandchildren Eva and Matthew, and his great-grandchildren Mark, Sara and Chelsea. Resting at the Cardinal Funeral Home, 92 Annette Street (near Keele) on Sunday from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service Monday at 9: 30 a.m., then to the Ukrainian Catholic Church of the Holy Protection (Leeds St.) for Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Interment St. Volodymyr Cemetery, Oakville. Panachyda Sunday 8 p.m.

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FURGIUELE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-03-01 published
MARRAZZO, Domenico
Died peacefully in his sleep at the Trillium Health Centre in Mississauga in his 95th year. Predeceased by his loving wife Amalia (VITALE.) He will be greatly missed by his daughters Luigina (Giovanni FERRARO), Lydia (Joe CATINELLA), Gilda (Alfredo FURGIUELE) and Mary (Peter COLAGIOVANNI.) Cherished by his grandchildren Maria, Linda, Julie, Susie, Anthony, Michael, Domenic and Melissa. Loving great-grandfather to his 12 great-grandchildren. Friends will be received at Delmoro Funeral Home, 61 Beverly Hills Dr., (1 light south of Wilson Ave., west of Jane St. 416-249-4499) on Tuesday, March 1, 2005 from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, March 2, 2005 from St. Gregory Roman Catholic Church (122 Rathburn Rd., west of Kipling Ave.) at 10 a.m. Entombment to follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.

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FURGIUELE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-05-04 published
FURGIUELE, Maria
It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Maria on Tuesday May 3, 2005 in her 64th year. Maria FURGIUELE, dearly beloved wife of Rosario. Loving mother of Fiore and his wife Maria, Paul and his wife Sylvia and Dan and his wife Maria. Devoted Nonna to Amanda, Robert, Sandra, Ross, and Madison. Most cherished daughter of Enrichetta. Loved sister to Frank and his wife Vittoria and Mario and his wife Darlene. Maria will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by the many FURGIUELE extended family members and Friends. Family and Friends will be received at the Demarco Funeral Visitation Centre (8003 Weston Road, between Hwy. 7 and Langstaff Rd. 905-850-9500) on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Bernard Roman Catholic Church (1789 Lawrence Ave. W.) on Friday at 10: 00 a.m. Entombment to follow in Westminster Mausoleum.. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Sunnybrook Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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FURGIUELE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-09-18 published
DOLLACK, Robert Fredrick
Passed away at Scarborough General Hospital on Monday, September 5th, 2005. Lovng husband to Mary Caroline (née PAINTER) for 59 years. Bob was the youngest son of the late Charles Sr., and his wife Marie. Predeceased by his brothers Charles Jr., Raymond Court, Malvern Herbert, Arthur Daniel and his sisters Helen WILLIAMS, Charlotte HICKS and Dorothy RIELLY of London, Ontario. Survived by his sister Irene ASHBY. Remembered by the Rielly family, the Hayden family, his numerous nieces and nephews, sisters-in-law Joan and Lillian DOLLACK, the Pivato's, David, Elizabeth and children and Iris FURGIUELE. Bob was a past president and a life member of the Naval Club of Toronto. A celebration of Bob's life will be held on Saturday, September 24th, at 1: 00 p.m. with reception to follow until 4 p.m. at the Naval Club of Toronto, 14 Hayden Street (1 block south of Bloor, one way eastbound from Yonge St. to Church St.). Public parking across from main entrance. No flowers, however a donation may be made to the Mission To Seafarers, 8 Unwin Ave., Toronto M5A 1A1 or a charity of your choice. Arrangements in the care of Giffen-Mack "Danforth" Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 416-698-3121.

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FURGUS o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-02-17 published
FURGUS, Valerie
(24 year employee - Ontario Civil Service Credit Union) Peacefully at Humber River Regional Hospital - Church Site, on Saturday, February 12, 2005 at the age of 59. Beloved daughter of the late John and Blanche FURGUS of San Fernando, Trinidad. Loving sister of Kayrene (Roland) FARRELL of Winnipeg, Keith of Florida, Kurt of Winnipeg, and Leslie of Trinidad. Auntie Val will be sadly missed by her 9 nieces and nephews, 3 great-nieces, 1 great-nephew, and by her many dear Friends. Friends may call at the Turner & Porter Yorke Chapel, 2357 Bloor St. W. at Windermere, east of the Jane subway from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday. Funeral Mass at St. Joan of Arc Church, 1701 Bloor St. W. on Saturday, February 19, 2005 at 10: 30 a.m. Cremation. Donations in Valerie's memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.

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FURLANI o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-01-12 published
FURLANI, Bruno
Peacefully on Monday, January 10, 2005 in his 80th year. Bruno FURLANI, dearly beloved husband of Nina. Loving father of Frank and his wife Elaine, and Sonia and her husband Pino MASTROPIETRO. Dear Nonno of Blair, Lucie, Sophia, Teles and Krystal. Dear brother of Veneranda, Egidia, Tina, Nevio, Ondina, Nadio and the late Dionisio, Pino, Danilo and Egidio. Friends and family will be received at the Demarco Funeral Home "Keele Chapel", 3725 Keele St. (between Sheppard and Finch Aves. W.) 416-636-7027 on Wednesday from 6: 30 to 9 p.m. and Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. in St. Jane Frances Church (2747 Jane St). Entombment to follow at Beechwood Mausoleum.

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FURLER o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-12-15 published
HOWALD, Bonnie Heather (née FURLER)
Of Saint Thomas, on Wednesday, December 14, 2005, at the London Health Sciences Centre (University Campus) in her 55th year. Beloved wife of 36 years of Larry HOWALD and dearly loved mother of Mary Ellen HOWALD, Larry Nelson HOWALD and Michael Dwayne HOWALD, all of Saint Thomas. Loved grandmother of Cody. Sister of Doug FURLER of London and the late Glen FURLER. Sadly missed by a number of brothers and sisters-in-law and nieces and nephews. Bonnie was born in Saint Thomas on October 13, 1951, the daughter of the late Roy and Muriel FURLER. She worked at Essex Wire and at Johnson Oak Farm. Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, Saint Thomas where funeral service will be held Saturday at 11: 00 a.m. Cremation to follow, with burial of ashes in Union Cemetery. Visitation Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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FURLER o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-12-28 published
PASSIEN, Moira Gwendoline " Poppy" (née BENN)
Wife of the late Donald PASSIEN of Chatham, passed away at home on Tuesday, December 27, 2005 with all her family by her side. Born in London, England, 84 years ago, daughter of the late Allard Clement BENN and Rose Elizabeth HEYWARD. Poppy was a past member of the Kinnette's, a member of the Alliance Auxiliary where she enjoyed selling Nevada Tickets on Fridays. Loving mother of Wendy SAMS and husband Gord of London, Bob PASSIEN and wife Patti of Chatham and Julie COLYER and husband Albert of Jackson's Point, Ontario. Dear Nana to Cari-Anne PASSIEN- GARDNER and husband Gord GARDNER of Chatham, Jennifer PASSIEN- HUDSON and husband Nick HUDSON of Malvern, England, Stephanie SAMS and husband Jeff FURLER of London, and Jeff SAMS of Hamilton. Happy to have been Great-Nana to William, Harrison, and Maddox HUDSON and Jessica FURLER. Also surviving are a sister Paula LYNN and husband Michael of London, England, special cousin Derek HAVIS of Exeter, England and several nieces and nephews in England and New Zealand. Predeceased by two sisters Sheila BENN and Patricia HARDY, three brothers Leslie, Ralph and Victor BENN. At Poppy's request there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be conducted by Heather BEDFORD a dear family friend, on Thursday, January 12, 2006 at 2: 00 p.m. at Bowman Funeral Home, 4 Victoria Avenue, Chatham (519-352-2390). Interment of the urn in Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham. Expressions of sympathy to the London Regional Cancer Clinic would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made at www.obituariestoday.com

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FURLET o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2005-07-14 published
ROSENBAUM, Betty
On Wednesday, July 13, 2005 at North York General Hospital. Betty ROSENBAUM, beloved wife of the late Albert ROSENBAUM. Loving mother and mother- in-law of Bernard and Monica, and Elaine and Harvey POLITSKY. Dear sister of Ray FURLET and the late Morris FURLET, Samuel, Al, and Sol POZNER. Devoted grandmother of David ROSE, Stephen POLITSKY and Elyse FREEDMAN, and Jeffrey and Kim POLITSKY, great-grandmother of Madison, Alan, Caleb, and Hannah. At Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Avenue West (3 lights west of Dufferin) for service on Thursday, July 14, 2005 at 9: 30 a.m. Interment Temple Emanu El Section of Dawes Road Cemetery. Shiva 640 Sheppard Avenue East #1601, following the service and on Sunday only. If desired, donations may be made to the Betty Rosenbaum Memorial Fund c/o The Benjamin Foundation, 3429 Bathurst Street, Toronto, M6A 2C3, 416-780- 0324.

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FURLET o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-07-14 published
ROSENBAUM, Betty
On Wednesday, July 13, 2005 at North York General Hospital. Betty ROSENBAUM, beloved wife of the late Albert ROSENBAUM. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Bernard and Monica, and Elaine and Harvey POLITSKY. Dear sister of Ray FURLET and the late Morris FURLET, Samuel, Al, and Sol POZNER. Devoted grandmother of David ROSE, Stephen POLITSKY and Elyse FREEDMAN, and Jeffrey and Kim POLITSKY, great-grandmother of Madison, Alan, Caleb, and Hannah. At Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Avenue West (3 lights west of Dufferin) for service on Thursday, July 14, 2005 at 9: 30 a.m. Interment Temple Emanu El section of Dawes Road Cemetery. Shiva 640 Sheppard Avenue East No. 1601, following the service and on Sunday only. If desired, donations may be made to the Betty Rosenbaum Memorial Fund c/o The Benjamin Foundation, 3429 Bathurst Street, Toronto, M6A 2C3, 416-780- 0324.

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FURLONG o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-05-25 published
HANLEY, Margaret (PRIDDLE)
Mrs. Margaret (PRIDDLE) HANLEY of Saint Thomas passed away on Monday, May 23, 2005 at the Saint Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in her 95th year. Beloved wife of the late Gerald A. “Kie” HANLEY (1977.) Dearly loved mother of Carol WHITE/WHYTE (Richard), Gerald B. (Marjorie), all of Saint Thomas, Jack (Helene) of Tillsonburg, Tom A. (Gloria) of Saint Thomas, David G. (Debbie) of London, Dennis M. (Tracy) of Durham, late William F., late (infant) Rodger and late Leo R. HANLEY. Also survived by daughters-in-law, Valerie HANLEY of London and Betty HANLEY of Saint Thomas, many grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was the last surviving member of her own immediate family, having been predeceased by sisters, Verna HOWARD, Helena BEATTIE and Mary FURLONG and brothers, Harry, Hugh and Jack PRIDDLE.
Born in Norwich, Ontario, August 15, 1910, daughter of the late Frederick and Clara (MUSTARD) PRIDDLE. She came to Saint Thomas from Ingersoll in 1945 and was a member of Trinity Anglican Church. Friends will be received at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington Street, Saint Thomas on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service will be held Thursday at 1: 30 p.m. Interment in Elmdale Memorial Park. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario gratefully acknowledged.

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FURLONG o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2005-04-13 published
WILEY, Ruth (née FURLONG)
It is with quiet sorrow and consent that the family announces the passing of our mother: a little less than an angel and embodying great nobility of spirit. At the Brantford General Hospital, April 11, 2005, Ruth WILEY, in her 78th year; beloved wife of the late F.F. (Bud) WILEY; dear mother of Mary and Tony LAVALLEE of Burlington; Christopher WILEY and Cheryl KERNAGHAN of Paris Judith WILEY and Colin TREVITT of Mount Pleasant; Joe and Averil WILEY of Oakville; Helen and Bill QUINTON of Vancouver; predeceased by a son Paul; dear grandma to Nicholas, Benjamin and Ann LAVALLEE, Sarah Ruth TREVITT, Andrew, Eric and Victoria WILEY, Julia, Laurie, and Mary QUINTON; sister to Helen FURLONG of York Mills and the late Harry FURLONG of Scarborough. A devout wife and mother who became extraordinarily wise and discerning. She accepted what is, and in so doing knew the best thing to do in all circumstances. She was down to earth, inspiring, and hopeful. The truth will be heard, and it is this: Life is a mystery to be lived not a problem to be solved. Once again, a Resurrection has followed her Passion: be delighted to hear that she is now living in, and with Nobility. The family will receive Friends at the 'Thorpe Brothers Funeral Home and Chapel', 96 West Street, Brantford on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. with Parish Prayers at 7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Basil's Roman Catholic Church, 50 Palace Street, Brantford on Saturday April 16, 2005 at 11 a.m. followed by cremation. As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Food for Children would be greatly appreciated. Thorpe Brothers 519-759-2211 www.dignitymemorial.org

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FURLONGER o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-05-14 published
CAMPBELL, Theresa Kent
A Memorial Mass will be held for Theresa Kent CAMPBELL on Tuesday, May 17th at 11 a.m. at Blessed Sacrament Church, 1057 Oxford St. E. Father FURLONGER will officiate. Luncheon to follow.

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FURLONGER o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-08-30 published
KNOCKWOOD Mary Ann
Peacefully at London Health Sciences Centre, Westminster Campus on Sunday, August 28, 2005 in her 86th year. Predeceased by her loving husband Francis Peter KNOCKWOOD. Survived by 4 sons and 4 daughters. Will be sadly missed by many grandchildren and great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 377 Oakland Avenue, London on Saturday, September 3, 2005 at 11 a.m. with Father David FURLONGER officiating. London Cremation Services entrusted with arrangements 672-0459.

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FURLONGER o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-12-02 published
TURNER, Frances Catherine
On behalf of our beautiful Mother, the late Frances Catherine TURNER, Mother, Teacher, and 'Nana Extraordinaire', we would like to thank all of our Friends and relatives who came from near and far to help celebrate her passage into Heaven! Special thanks to Father FURLONGER, Father THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON, Doug McCARTHY and all of the present and past teachers of Pius X! Our Mom will continue to Shine in London for many years to come! Thank you from all of the TURNER children.

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FURLOTTE o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-02-12 published
RAMSAY, John Cairns " Ian"
After a courageous battle with cancer, John passed away at home, with his family by his side, on Thursday, February 10, 2005, at the age of 55. Beloved husband of Gail (Oliver), cherished father of Kim and Michael. Supportive father-in-law to Mark GORNY. Proud and dear grandfather to Jackson. Also survived by his sister Jean FURLOTTE of Moncton, New Brunswick. Retired employee of Air Canada (34 years) and instructor at Centennial College. John is also survived by many good Friends. We mourn a death which came far too soon but celebrate his life. The family will receive Friends at Oakview Funeral Home, 56 Lakeshore Rd. West (one block east of Kerr St.), Oakville, on Sunday, February 13th from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service 2 p.m. in the Oakview Chapel on Monday, February 14th. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Carlo Fidani Peel Regional Cancer Centre (Credit Valley Hospital), would be appreciated.

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FURMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2005-01-31 published
GLAZERMAN, Lily (née RABINOVITCH)
Lily GLAZERMAN, daughter of the late Minnie and Leo RABINOVITCH was born in Ituna, Saskatchewan in 1920. She was the beloved wife of the late Harold GLAZERMAN of Calgary. She was the sister of David RABINOVITCH (deceased) and Goldie FURMAN. She passed away peacefully at Mt. Sinai Hospital on January 28, 2005, comforted by the love of her family including her daughters Brenda GLAZERMAN of Vancouver and Marsha ROTHSTEIN of Toronto and son-in-law Marty ROTHSTEIN. She was the adoring Baba of Rebecca and David EHRLICH, Michael ROTHSTEIN, Laura ROTHSTEIN, Tracy BOOTSMA, Jessica and Sara KNIGHT. Her great grandchildren Britney, Mariah (deceased,) Josh, Nicole and Michelle gave her much joy in her later years. Lily will be remembered fondly by her many Friends including the staff and residents of The Bradgate Arms. We will cherish the memories of her sweet and generous nature and in particular her delightful warm smile that drew us all to her. At Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel 2401 Steeles Ave W., (2 lights west of Dufferin), funeral services will be held on January 31, 2005 at 1: 00 p.m. If desired, donations may be made to The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario 416-499-1417.

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FURMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-02-17 published
FURMAN, Roman
(Retired Furman's Patenteria, Weston) Peacefully on Wednesday, February 16, 2005 at St. Joseph's Health Centre. Beloved husband of Dorothy. Roman will be missed by his family in Poland and his dear Friends here. Family and Friends will be received at the Ward Funeral Home, 2035 Weston Rd. (north of Lawrence Ave.), Weston, from 6-9 p.m. Friday. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday at 10 a.m. from Holy Angels Church, 61 Jutland Rd., Toronto. Entombment Queen of Heaven Cemetery.

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FURMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-12-10 published
McRAE, Anna Joan (née FURMAN)
Passed away peacefully, on Wednesday, December 7, 2005, at 2: 35 p.m., in Etobicoke General Hospital, Toronto, at the age of 95. She will be fondly remembered by her loving husband of 52 years, Robert Ernest McRAE. She is survived by her two brothers John FURMAN of Winnipeg, Manitoba and Thomas FURMAN of Toronto, Ontario. She will be mourned by many caring relatives and Friends who reside in Ontario and the Western provinces. Anna was born February 16, 1910 in Sandy Lake, Manitoba. Anna's Manitoba childhood residences were on farms in the Sandy Lake and Strathclair areas. She moved from Winnipeg to Toronto in 1951 and was married there in 1953. Funeral Services will be held in the Elphinstone Roman Catholic Church, on Wednesday, December 14th at 10: 00 a.m. Interment to follow in the Elphinstone Roman Catholic Cemetery. Donations, in Anna's memory, may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation in any province.

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FURMANGO o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-07-24 published
CSORDAS, Michael Milhaly
Peacefully, at his residence in Tillsonburg, after a battle with cancer on Saturday, July 23, 2005, Michael Milhaly CSORDAS passed away at the age of 82 years with his wife by his side. Survived by his wife Anna CSORDAS. Predeceased by his previous wives Lidia CSORDAS and Ilona CSORDAS. Wonderful father to Laszlo CSORDAS and his wife Hajnal of Caledonia, Paul JARJAPKA of British Columbia, Mike CSORDAS and his wife Denise of Alberta, Dave CSORDAS of Tillsonburg. Beloved grandfather to Cindy, Chris, Leslie, Anna, Michael, Christopher, Jamie and Anthony. Survived by his sister-in-law Rozaliy FURMANGO and her family, and many relatives in Hungary. The family will receive family and Friends at Ostrander's Funeral Home, 43 Bidwell Street, Tillsonburg (842-5221) on Tuesday, July 26, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers will commence at 7 p.m. on Tuesday evening. Mass of Christian burial for Michael will be held at St. George's Greek Catholic Church, Courtland on Wednesday, July 27, 2005 at 11 a.m. with Father Ferenc MAK officiating. Interment St. Ladislaus Roman Catholic Cemetery, Courtland. Memorial donations (payable by cheque) may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or St. George's Greek Catholic Church. Personal condolences may be sent to www.ostrandersfuneralhome.com.

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FURNEAUX o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-01-15 published
LINEGAR, Elsie May (née VERYAN)
Elsie May LINEGAR (née VERYAN) passed away peacefully at her residence on Thursday, January 13, 2005 in her 81st year. Beloved wife of Dermot LINEGAR for 60 years. Loving mother of Harriet (Bill) WHITE/WHYTE, Ted LINEGAR and the late Rick LINEGAR. Cherished grandmother of Brent (Dorea) FURNEAUX, Garry (Darci) WHITE/WHYTE and great-grandmother of Tyler, Kyle, Carson. Funeral Mass will be held at Mary Immaculate Catholic Church, 1980 Trafalgar Street, London at 11: 30 a.m. on Saturday, January 15, 2005. Visitation one hour prior to Mass. Interment at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Arrangements entrusted to McFarlane and Roberts Funeral Home, 652-2020.

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FURNEAUX o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-03-28 published
LINEGAR, Dermot Xavier
Dermot Xavier LINEGAR passed away peacefully at his residence on Sunday, March 27, 2005, in his 87th year. Beloved husband of the late Elsie May LINEGAR (January 2005) for 60 years. Loving father of Harriet (Bill) WHITE/WHYTE, Ted LINEGAR and the late Rick LINEGAR. Cherished grandfather of Brent (Dorea) FURNEAUX, Garry (Darci) WHITE/WHYTE and great-grandfather of Tyler, Kyle, Carson. Funeral service will be held at Forest Lawn Memorial Chapel, 1997 Dundas Street East, (at Wavell) on Tuesday, March 29, 2005, at 3 p.m. Visitation one hour prior. Fr. Graham KEEP officiating. Interment at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Arrangements entrusted to McFarlane & Roberts Funeral Home 652-2020.

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FURNESS o@ca.on.grey_county.owen_sound.the_sun_times 2005-10-14 published
Ed STEVENS marched his way into city's heart
Mr. STEVENS will be best remembered proudly marching in his bright red tunic and black and yellow trousers and hat at the head of his Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute band
By Bill HENRY. Sun Times Staff, Page A1
The much-loved founder of the old Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute Drum and Trumpet Band died Wednesday at the age of 94.
Ed STEVENS was a popular Owen Sound elementary school teacher and principal and high school English and history teacher from 1930 until he retired in 1969.
He was a cadet instructor, master of his Masonic lodge, active Division Street United Church member and chaired the Grey County Board of Education in the early 1970s.
But Mr. STEVENS will be best remembered proudly marching in his bright red tunic and black and yellow trousers and hat at the head of his Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute band, Friends, family and former band members said Thursday.
"It was a very, very popular organization and he was kind of a local hero and has been ever since," said Fred FURNESS, a former Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute principal and student at the school when the band was at its peak in the early 1950s.
"He's always been at the front of it. He's been the focus of it really and he's well known for it."
Mr. STEVENS started the band in 1946 after taking a job at Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute teaching English and history and leading the school cadets.
Although he had no musical training he believed the cadets should have a marching band and eventually taught himself percussion, his son Ted STEVENS said Thursday.
The band became a community fixture, marching in Santa Claus parades and playing on Remembrance Day and at other special events for many years.
The band reunited in 1981 after a long hiatus for the 125th Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute reunion and many members continued to perform regularly throughout the community over the next 11 or 12 years as the Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute Alumni Trumpet Band.
Members marched again behind Mr. STEVENS for the 145th school anniversary in 1996 and last performed together during the emotional farewell to the old Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute building when it closed in 1999.
"That was the wind up of it all," former member George JEFFERSON said "He was marching with the rest of us right up to the very end of it."
Since then, many of Mr. STEVENS' " Boys" have gathered annually with their former teacher, mentor and band leader on his birthday. Sixteen of them got together last summer and were delighted when Mr. STEVENS wore his band uniform to the party, George GREEN said.
He recalled Mr. STEVENS as a fair but demanding and inspiring leader.
"He was strict. He wasn't a laid-back fellow. If you did something wrong, he'd tell you about it. In the trumpet band he wanted perfection and that's what we strived for," GREEN said.
He also cared deeply about his students and looked after them well, including offering GREEN work after class and in summer.
"That's the kind of guy he was. He was more like a mentor to me and I think anybody that was in the band was the same. Ed looked after his boys and he's still looking after his boys."
That inspired unusual devotion among his students and band members, GREEN added.
Helen JOHNSTONE was a former student who said the man's 'basic decency' was an inspiration. He was an exemplary educator who made a difference in the community and will be much missed, she added.
"He was such a superb person. I always considered him my mentor," JOHNSTONE said.
They later served together Grey County school trustees and continued a lifelong Friendship. His love of books, literature and learning partly inspired her own similar interests, she said Thursday.
"He had a brilliant mind and a devilish sense of humour," JOHNSTONE said.
Ted STEVENS said education and learning were the principal interests throughout his father's long and active life. He cared about his students, wanted them to do well and kept in touch with many of them over the years.
Until just a few months ago Mr. STEVENS was corresponding with several Christian scholars as he explored his most recent interest, the history of Christianity, his son said.
He began teaching at Dufferin school in Owen Sound in 1930 and was principal at both Hillcrest and Victoria schools. He also taught at both Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute and West Hill Secondary School and was supervisor of academic training at Georgian College.
Edmund Campbell STEVENS died in Owen Sound Wednesday morning.
A memorial service was planned for 11 a.m. today at Division Street United Church.

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FURNESS o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2005-11-19 published
WILLIAMS, Dr. Brian Douglas
On Thursday, November 17th, 2005 in his 65th year at home with family. Beloved husband of Regina (née THOMPSON/THOMSON/TOMPSON/TOMSON.) son of the late Harold and Edith WILLIAMS. Older brother of Nancy FURNESS (Alex) and Jane GRIEVE (Butch.) Father of Jonell and her husband Jamil (Alvi), Craig and Carrie. Grandfather of Benjamin and Nicholas ALVI. A Funeral Service will be held at the Steckley-Gooderham Funeral Home on Monday November 21, 2005 at 3: 00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to Doctors Without Borders or the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals-Muskoka Branch would be appreciated by the family. Condolences may be forwarded through www.steckleygooderham.com

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FURNESS o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-04-22 published
FURNESS, Albert Edward
Peacefully, at Tyndall Nursing Home, Mississauga, on Wednesday, April 20, 2005, in his 95th year. Beloved husband of the late Nellie GIFFORD. Dear father of Richard and his wife Joyce, and Carol MAUND and her fiancé Murray PROUD. Loving and devoted grandfather of Stephanie, Colin, Christy and her husband Brian, Jeff and his wife Jocelynn, and adored great-grandfather of Caitlin and Evan. Survived by his brother Lee and his wife Ginny. Friends may call at the Turner and Porter Butler Chapel, 4933 Dundas St. W. (between Islington and Kipling Aves.), on Sunday from 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Monday, April 25, 2005 at 10 a.m. from All Saints Church Kingsway, 2850 Bloor St. W. (at Prince Edward). Cremation to follow. If desired, donations may be made to the United Way - Peel.

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FURNESS o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-07-22 published
COLLINGE, James
Passed peacefully with his family by his side on July 20, 2005, in Hamilton, Ontario, at the age of 68. Beloved husband, father, brother and grandfather to his wife Bonnie for 48 years, children: Bruce and his wife Tina COLLINGE, David and his wife Julie COLLINGE, Heather and her partner Rosa FURNESS, Andrea and her husband Andrew MARTINDALE, brother of Judi COLLINGE, grandchildren: Erica, Bridget and their mother Lori COLLINGE, Anna, Haley, Hazen, Alyssa and Jameson. James graduated from McGill University in 1957. After graduation he teamed up in Montreal with his father Arthur to run Gatehouse Inc., later to become Gatehouse Lasalle. In 1985, he and his wife Bonnie moved to the shores of Lake Erie where they fulfilled his dream to own and operate his own golf course by purchasing Erie Breeze Golf Course in Wainfleet. The family will receive Friends at the Armstrong Funeral Home, 179 Clarence Street, Port Colborne from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, July 23. If so desired, memorial donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

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FURNESS o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-11-01 published
OWENS, Reverend Joseph, C.Ss.R.
At the Providence Health Centre, Toronto on Sunday, October 30, 2005 in his 98th year and the 77th year of his Religious Life. Father OWENS was ordained in 1933. Born in Saint John, New Brunswick on April 17, 1908, son of Louis OWENS and Josephine QUINN. Father Joseph is survived by two nieces, Anne (David) COLE, Katherine (Ralph) FURNESS and by his nephews, Bryson (Jacqueline) ELDRIDGE, William (Trina) ELDRIDGE, Robert ELDRIDGE and Gerard (Susan) ELDRIDGE. He served in parishes in Saskatchewan and British Columbia and did graduate studies in Toronto at the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, and taught philosophy to younger members of his Community, until he received his Licentiate in Mediaeval Studies in 1946. Father OWENS then continued to study at the Institute while also lecturing in philosophy in Redemptorist houses of study. In 1951 he received his Doctorate in Mediaeval Studies summa cum laude from the Institute and became a professor of philosophy at the Pontifical Institute in 1954. In mediaeval philosophy he taught and wrote extensively on the philosophy of Saint Thomas, especially in the areas of metaphysics (the study of ultimate reality), the philosophy of the human person, the philosophy of knowledge, and ethics. Father OWENS wrote nine philosophy books and almost a hundred and fifty articles and forty book reviews. In 1973, having passed the usual retirement age, he continued to publish and teach part-time for another twenty-five years. Friends may call at St. Patrick's Church, 141 McCaul Street, Toronto, on Thursday, November 3rd from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Mass of the Thanksgiving will be concelebrated on Thursday evening, November 3rd at 7 o'clock. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Peter's Church, Saint John, New Brunswick on Monday, November 7th followed by interment in Calvary Cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Rosar-Morrison Funeral Home and Chapel, 416-924-1408.

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FUROY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-11-18 published
OSWALD, Phylis Loraine (COOPER)
At North Lambton Rest Home Forest, on Wednesday, November 16th, 2005 Phylis Loraine (COOPER) OSWALD of Forest in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Wesley (1984). Loving mother of Vickie and Dick TELLIER and Connie and Gerry FUROY all of Forest. Cherished grandmother of Paul (Cheri), Colleen (Dale), Judi (Tiger), Jessie and Joe. Great-grandmother of Cassidy, Kyleigh, Shawn, Eric and Wesley. Resting at the Gilpin Funeral Chapel Forest, for visitation on Sunday, November 20th from 2-4. Funeral Service on Monday at 11 a.m. Interment at Beechwood Cemetery Forest. Memorial donations to a charity of your choice gratefully acknowledged.

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FURRIE o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2005-11-10 published
McMANUS, James
In loving memory of a beloved husband, dad and grandpa, James McMANUS, who died November 10, 1998, and remembering a dear sister and aunt Margaret FURRIE, who died November 5, 1998. We hold our memories of you in our hearts, for the love for you will never fade. Always loved, never forgotten, wife Joan, children Jim and Sue, Ray and Linda and grandchildren Jordan, Kyle, Sydney, Duncan and Laura.

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FURROW o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.toronto_star 2005-07-02 published
SCOTT, Roderick " Roy" Alexander, B.A., B.Ed., M.Ed.
(Retired Principal of the Etobicoke Board of Education) Passed away on Tuesday, June 28, 2005 at The McCall Centre, Toronto. Beloved husband of Betty (née BRAY) and loved father of Gordon (Shirley). Grandfather of Heather and Jennifer. Loving brother of Elsie WEISE of Oakville, Annabel (Joseph) FURROW of Los Alamitos, California and John A. (Monica) PATERSON of Mississauga and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents James and Barbara (née McKENZIE) SCOTT and his sister Florence. Born on May 17, 1918 in Toronto of Scottish immigrant parents, he attended Wilkinson Public School and Riverdale Collegiate. In 1940 he joined the Royal Canadian Air Force and took his pilots training at Fort McLeod, Alberta prior to going overseas. In 1942 he was asked to join the Special Duties Squadron 138 to do low level flying in a Halifax aircraft on moonlit nights over occupied Europe, delivering spies, canisters of food, medicine and arms to the Resistance Fighters. On August 12, 1943, his plane with a crew of seven was shot down in Normandy, France. He and his dispatcher were uninjured and made contact with the Resistance Fighters. Eighty-five days later after being passed from safe house to safe house, walking over the Pyrenees and spending three weeks in a Spanish jail, he returned to Britain. That experience influenced the rest of his life. With a strong sense of gratitude for his survival, he came back home determined to make the most of his life. Following the war, he became a teacher, working for the Lakeshore Board and later for the Etobicoke Board, retiring after 22 years as a principal of an elementary school. Upon retirement, he pursued many interests. He was past master of the Anthony Sayer Lodge Ancient, Free and Accepted Masons No. 640 G.R.C., past principal of Victoria Chapter Royal Arch Masons No. 205 G.R.C., 33rd degree mason of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasons, and a member of the Ancient Arabic Order of Nobles of the Mystic Shrine. He was past president and librarian for his air force group, the Royal Air Force Escaping Society. Belonging to a Speakers' Bureau, to raise funds for the Helpers (Resistance Fighters) of the R.A.F.E.S. he spoke at many schools and clubs across Ontario about his wartime experiences. Writing and editing a newsletter for the R.A.F.E.S. and for the masons was a challenging project for him. Gifted musically, he played the piano or organ for Riverdale Presbyterian Church and the degrees of the Scottish Rite. He enjoyed his many trailers and travelling across the country during summer vacation. He was past president of the Ontario Citation Trailer Club. He loved crossword puzzles, opera on a Saturday afternoon, playing his organ with his earphones on, and driving his big cars. He loved his country Canada and served it well. He loved the city of Toronto where he was born and lived most of his life. He loved his home, a refuge from life's troubles. Most of all he loved his family. We, your family will miss your smile, your laughter, your sharp wit, your eloquence of language, your cheerfulness and most of all your great love for each of us. Friends may call at the Turner & Porter Butler Chapel, 4933 Dundas Street West, Etobicoke (between Islington and Kipling Aves.) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday, July 4, 2005. Funeral Service in the Chapel Tuesday, July 5, 2005 at 11 o'clock. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Parkinson Foundation of Canada would be appreciated by the family. "Oh, I've slipped the surly bonds of earth, And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings"

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