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Sillman, Ken
Thursday, October 16, 2014

Mr. Ken Sillman, age 62 years, passed away unexpectedly at home on Thursday, October 16, 2014.  Ken was born in Port Arthur, Ontario on June 27, 1952 to Helen and Leimu Sillman and was a lifetime city resident.  An electrician by trade, he worked...

Brennan, Maurice Leonard
Thursday, October 16, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of Maurice Leonard Brennan, announce his peaceful passing on October 16, 2014 at his residence, surrounded by the love of his family. Dad fought a courageous battle with cancer with hope, strength and...

Magill , Wayne
Tuesday, September 23, 2014

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Wayne Magill on September 23, 2014 at the age of 61.  Wayne was born on February 27, 1953 in Sioux Lookout, Ontario to Albert and Lillian Magill.   He attended Jumbo Gardens ...

Kyle, Margaret Joan
Monday, September 8, 2014

Dr. Margaret “Joan” Kyle, age 82 years, a resident of 63 Carrie Street, former longtime resident of 116 Summit Avenue, passed away at her residence on Monday, September 8, 2014.  Joan was a daughter, sister, wife, mother, gr...

Chiarelli, Giovanni Eleuterio
Tuesday, September 2, 2014

It is with heavy hearts that the children of Giovanni Eleuterio Chiarelli announce his sudden passing at home on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at the age of 84 years.  Giovanni was born in Grimaldi, Italy on June 23, 1930 to Francessco and M...

Horbow, Margaret
Thursday, August 28, 2014

Margaret "Margie" Horbow  April 23, 1922 - August 28, 2014 In loving memory of Margaret  “Margie” Olive Georgina Horbow, age 92 years, passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Care Group (Transitional Care Unit , L.P.H.)  on August 28, 20...

Geddes, Robert John “Bob”
Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Mr. Robert John “Bob” Geddes, age 84 years, passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Care Group on Tuesday, August 5, 2014.  Bob was born in Port Arthur on April 20, 1930 and was a lifetime resident.  In his profes...

Hartviksen, Anja Ailien
Monday, August 4, 2014

Mrs. Anja Ailien Hartviksen, age 90 years, a resident of Bethammi Nursing Home, passed away peacefully at her residence on Monday, August 4, 2014.  She was born in Port Arthur on August 19, 1923 to Emil and Julia Mikkela where she atte...

Wilson, Frank Charles
Thursday, May 22, 2014

Frank Charles Wilson, age 87 years, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 22 surrounded by his family after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s.  Born on Sept. 17, 1926 in Winnipeg, Manitoba he moved to Port Arthur as a young child ...

Hansen, Kaj Ernst
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family announces the passing of a husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, Kaj Ernst Hansen, on May 20, 2014.  Kaj was born in Aalborg, Denmark to Marius and Gerda Hansen, on March 23, 1926, the second...

Palermo, Felice
Monday, May 19, 2014

God Took Him To His Loving Home God saw him getting tired, a cure was not to be. He wrapped him in his loving arms and whispered "Come with me". He suffered much in silence, his spirit did not bend. He faced his pain with cour...

Olsen, Derek Michael
Sunday, April 27, 2014

Mr. Derek Michael Olsen, age 23 years, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, April 27, 2014.  Derek was born in Thunder Bay on December 30, 1990 to Bernadette and Dennis Olsen. He attended St. Ignatius High School and later worked at St Andrew’s Cemetery. ...

Bacon, Sheila
Saturday, April 26, 2014

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Sheila Bacon.  Our dear Mum and Nana passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on the afternoon of Saturday April 26, 2014 at the age of 81.  Sheila Hornby w...

Ringham, Lewis
Thursday, April 24, 2014

February 2, 1923 – April 24, 2014 Lewis Ringham passed away peacefully, at Thunder Bay Regional health Sciences Centre on Thursday, April 24, 2014. Lew was born in Toronto, the eldest of two children of Florence and Norman...

Augustine, John R
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Born and raised in Kitchener, Ontario, John Augustine was an Honours Medical Graduate from the University of Western Ontario, 1952.    After two years of intern training in Toronto, in 1954 Dr. Augustine commenced worked in ge...

Rizzo, Costanzo
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

After I did what I could, she gave me a smile and thanked me. She gave me more than I gave her. Concetta Costanzo Rizzo was born on April 9 1939 in Borboruso Cosenza Italy. It is with broken hearts and profound sadness that we announce the...

Merchant, Jean Viola
Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Jean passed away Tuesday morning at Roseview Manor at the age of 90. Her life was her family, her friends and her church. Jean was born and lived all her life in Thunder Bay. She was part of a loving family, her parents Elsie and Anshelm For...

Bonazzo, Laurence Anthony
Friday, March 14, 2014

Mr. Laurence Anthony Bonazzo, age 83 years, passed away in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Friday, March 14, 2014 after a brief illness.  Laurence was born in Fort William on July 18, 1930 to Bruno and Emilia Bonazzo ...

Heyder, Richard 'Dick'
Monday, March 10, 2014

Mr. Richard. “Dick” Heyder, age 92 years, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, March 10, 2014.  Dick was born in Port Arthur on Feb. 24, 1922 to Alfred and Ethel Heyder and was a lifetime resident.  In 1942 he married M...

Andreychuk, Tom
Monday, March 10, 2014

Mr. Tom Andreychuk, age 91 years, passed away peacefully at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Monday, March 10, 2014.  Tom was born in Pine River, Man., on Nov. 5, 1922 and came to Port Arthur with his family at the age o...

Ringham, Grace Marie
Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Grace Marie Ringham (neé Edye) passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, at Roseview Manor on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. Grace was born in Sioux Lookout, Ont., the fourth of six children born to Anna and Patrick Edye.  Th...

Ceci, Carmine
Friday, February 21, 2014

Mr. Carmine Ceci, age 86 years, passed away unexpectedly following a brief illness in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Friday Feb. 21, 2014, with his entire family by his side. Carmine was born in Paterno Calabro, Cosenza Italy o...

Gravelle, Joan Constance
Friday, February 21, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of Joan Constance Gravelle (nee Shepard) announce her passing on Feb. 21 at the age of 94.  Born on Sept. 4, 1919 in Margate, Kent, England, Joan moved to Hove, on the south coast of England, wher...

Steven, Darlene Marilyn
Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Dr. Darlene Marilyn Steven, passed away in the Thunder Bay Reginal Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 after a lengthy illness.  Darlene was born in St. Boniface, Manitoba on Feb.18, 1949 and attended Gordon Bell High Schoo...

Appelle, Bud
Wednesday, February 12, 2014

It is with heavy hearts that the children of Bud Appelle announce his passing. Joseph Ronald Appelle was born in Port Arthur, April 19, 1924. He passed away at Pioneer Ridge on Feb. 12 at the age of 89. Bud was a Brent Park boy who left home to ser...

Uvanile, Ron
Tuesday, February 11, 2014

It is with very sad hearts that the family of Ron Uvanile age 67,  announce his passing on Feb. 11, 2014 after a short but hard battle with cancer.  Ron passed away at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre with family by...

Tilson, Lorna Marlene Kathleen
Friday, January 31, 2014

Mrs. Lorna Marlene Kathleen Tilson, age 77 years, passed away peacefully on Plaza 4 - Pioneer Ridge on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 surrounded by her family.   Lorna was born in Port Arthur on May 22, 1936 to parents Lauri and Jenny Maki....

Wright, Helen Lillian
Tuesday, January 21, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of Helen Lillian Wright announces her peaceful passing at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Centre on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014. Helen was born in Fort William, Ont., on Sept. 26, 1933. She attended local schools and ...

Lewicky, Brenda Ann
Saturday, January 18, 2014

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved Brenda Ann Lewicky on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, after an extended illness.  Brenda was born on Feb. 26, 1963 and...

Gooding, Joan Evelyn
Friday, January 17, 2014

Mrs. Joan Evelyn Gooding, age 83 years, passed away peacefully in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciecnes Centre on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014.  Joan was born in Toronto on Jan. 3, 1931 to Alexander and Lillian McIlwraith and graduated in ...

Petruk, Michael William
Sunday, January 12, 2014

Michael William Petruk of Niagara Avenue, passed away suddenly at age 61 years with family at his side in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, January 12, 2014. The only son of Michael and Joan Petruk, he was born on J...

Giuseppe, Macri "Joe"
Monday, January 6, 2014

Mr. Giuseppe, “Joe” Macri, age 74 years, passed away peacefully with his family by his side in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre  on Monday, Jan. 6, 2014.  Joe was born in Siderno, Reggio Calabria, Italy on March 19, 1939 to Fra...

Basketawang-Slipperjack, Shelly Mae
Monday, January 6, 2014

Shelly Mae, age 37 years, a resident of 149 Jamesons Avenue, Toronto, Ont., passed away at her home in Toronto on Jan. 6, 2014.  Born in Sioux Lookout, Shelly enjoyed hunting fishing and spending time in the woods. Whitewater Lake was her home...

Mirowski, Joseph
Sunday, January 5, 2014

Mr. Joseph Mirowski passed away unexpectedly at his residence on Jan. 5, 2014.  He was born in Fort William on July 21, 1941. Joe learned his welding trade with his Uncle Frank while working for Hacquoil Construction.  Later in ...

Code, Jewel Violet
Friday, January 3, 2014

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved Jewel Violet Code (nee: Einarson). After a courageous battle with cancer she passed at St. Joseph’s Hospice on Jan. 3, 2014 at the age of 65 with her family at her side. Sh...

Andrychuk, Bradford John
Monday, December 30, 2013

Brad has left us, with his family by his side to head off on a new adventure.  Brad, also known as Bubba, always chose his own path in life. He got to travel and never regretted anything he ever did. He loved his profession of being a co...

Beach, Elsie
Saturday, December 28, 2013

Mrs. Elsie Beach, age 99 years, passed away peacefully at Grandview Lodge on Dec. 28, 2013. Born on Dec. 9, 1914, Elsie was a lifetime resident of Thunder Bay. Married to Earl Beach in 1937, Elsie took great pride in maintaining their home o...

Nattress, David Graham
Thursday, December 26, 2013

People fortunate enough to have known Davey would understand that even at the last moments of his life the depth of his kindness would move him. He would not ever want to cause dismay to others and leave on Christmas Day. He stayed as long...

Drew, Emmy
Wednesday, December 25, 2013

It is with sadness that we announce the death of Emmy Drew, age 90 years, on Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013 at St. Joseph's Hospital.  Emmy enjoyed 25 years of fulfilling work as District Manager for Avon Products, Canada.  She retired in 1982 to sp...

Aikman, Carol Anne
Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Mrs. Carol Anne Aikman, age 49 years, passed away peacefully with family at her side in St. Joseph's Hospice on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013.  Carol Anne was born in Port Arthur on April 8, 1964 to Ted and Ruth McLennan.  Carol Anne's greatest love was...

Maki, Ted
Friday, December 13, 2013

Ted (Eino Gerald Theodore) passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on Friday Dec. 13, 2013 at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre at the age of 83. Ted is survived by his wife of 60 years Violet (Hunnakko); Child...

Oskineegish, Barbara Jane
Friday, December 13, 2013

Barbara Jane Oskineegish age 53 years Born Sept. 1, 1960 passed away at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Dec. 13, 2013 Predeceased by her Father Thomas Oskineegish and her Mother Agnes Oskineegish nee Atlookan, sisters, Ida Oskineegish...

Matthew, Marjorie
Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Marjorie passed away peacefully with family by her side on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013 at the age of 86 years.  She was predeceased by her husband Mike in 1991 and brother James Lawrance in 2008.  Marj will be lovingly remembered by her child...

Henderson, Anna Margaret Pauline
Thursday, November 28, 2013

Pauline, loving mother of Susan and Michael Tracey, David and Laurie Henderson and Kerry and Lorne Skogberg, left this life to rejoin her husband Harold, brother Bill Reid and parents Ossie and Ina Reid as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, nephews,...

Stelmachuk, Peter John
Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Peter John Stelmachuk, 49, of Thunder Bay, son of Shirley and the late Ben Stelmachuk passed away unexpectedly Wednesday Nov. 27, 2013. Peter was born on Oct. 15, 1964, and he graduated from Sir Winston Churchill in Thunder Bay in 1982.  Over...

Bowles, Gordon
Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Dr. Gordon Bowles passed away suddenly on July 8, 2013 in Thunder Bay.  He had recently returned from his home in Guelph to enjoy his beloved summer cottage at Sunnyside Beach.  Born and raised in Fort William, Gordon graduated fro...

Iachetta, Emma
Sunday, April 21, 2013

Mrs. Emma Iachetta, age 61 years, passed away unexpectedly in St. Joseph’s Care Group on Sunday, April 21, 2013.  Emma was born in Grimaldi, Italy on May 7, 1951 to Emilio and Angela Cupello.  Along with her mother and sisters sh...

Godfrey, Frederick William
Sunday, April 14, 2013

Mr. Frederick William “Bill” Godfrey, age 81 years, passed away in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, April 14, 2013 with his family at his side. Bill was born in Fort William on Jan. 10, 1932 to Fred and Edna Godfre...

Hansen, Helen
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Mrs. Helen (nee Cattani) Hansen born July 13, 1927, passed away Wednesday Feb. 13, 2013 surrounded by the love of her family.  Helen was a life long resident of Thunder Bay where she graduated from PACI and then went on to Normal Schoo...

Parhiala, Linda
Sunday, February 3, 2013

Mrs. Linda Parhiala (nee Toivonen), age 69 years, passed away peacefully in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013. She was predeceased by her parents Arvo and Seiti, sister Aura Merkosky and infant brother Weikk...

Gwozdecky, George
Saturday, February 2, 2013

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family of Dr. George Gwozdecky, age 93, of Thunder Bay, announces that he passed away peacefully at St. Joseph's Hospice on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013. George was born on May 23, 1919 in Lviv...

Grondin, Gaetane
Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Mrs. Gaetane Grondin, passed away peacefully with her loving family at her side in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on her 67th birthday, Jan. 15, 2013.  Gaetane was born in Lachute, Quebec on Jan. 15, 1946 to Gaetan and ...

Coceancic, Graziano (Marc)
Monday, January 14, 2013

It is with great sadness that the family of Mr. Graziano (Marc) Coceancic, age 73 years, of Frankwood Ave. announce his peaceful passing with his loving family by his side on Monday, Jan. 14 2013 at St. Joseph's Hospice Unit. Morris was born on Sept. 3, 1939 in...

Laine, Sara Mary
Wednesday, December 12, 2012

It is with deep sadness that Alan Laine and family along with the Cava family announce the passing of our beloved mother, nanny and sister, Sara Mary Laine, at 12:50 a.m. on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre ...

Gagnon, Fern
Sunday, December 9, 2012

It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to our beloved father and "Papa Bear", Fern Gagnon. Fern passed away peacefully on Dec. 9, 2012 at the age of 89. Fern was born on April 27, 1923 in St. Donat, Quebec. He proudly spoke of work...

Martin, Paul
Friday, December 7, 2012

After a long history of health problems, Paul passed away unexpectedly on Dec. 7, 2012.  Paul was a very kind person who was always ready to help those in need and was loved by many. He was the son of Helen Martin and the late Bil...

Achneepineskum, Martin
Sunday, December 2, 2012

Mr. Martin Achneepineskum, age 48 years, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012.  He was born in Sioux Lookout on May 11, 1964.  Martin is survived by his four daughters: Kelly Ann, Brittany, Rea-Anne and Cameron, his mo...

Nabigon, Gregory Jerome
Sunday, October 7, 2012

Mr. Gregory Jerome Nabigon, age 36 years, died unexpectedly on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012.  He was born in Marathon, Ontario on May 1, 1976 and was a lifetime member of the Ojibways of the Pic River First Nations.  Greg enjoyed spending time with...

Pelky, Ross Earnest
Thursday, September 13, 2012

Ross Earnest Pelky died peacefully on September 13, 2012 at Saint Joseph's Hospice, surrounded by family members. His loving wife of 47 years, Patricia will miss him dearly. He was born May 6, 1926 in Romney Township, Kent County. The eldest...

Sloan, Irene
Thursday, August 30, 2012

Our beloved mother and grandmother Irene Sloan passed away peacefully on Thursday Aug. 30, 2012 at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. Born Marie-Reine Tardif on Dec. 21, 1924 in St. Zacharie de Beauce, Quebec, Irene was no stranger...

Sebesta, Anna
Friday, August 17, 2012

Mrs. Anna Sebesta (Nemec) age 85 passed away peacefully at Pioneer Ridge on August 17th, 2012 with family at her side.  Anna was born in Letnicie, Slovakia on January 29th, 1927. She immigrated to Canada arriving with two small childr...

Epp, Dolores
Thursday, August 9, 2012

Mrs. Dolores Epp, age 81 years, a resident of Roseview Manor, passed away peacefully on the morning of Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012. Dolores was born in Port Arthur on Sept. 23, 1930 and was a lifetime resident. She and her husband Henry started...

Nabozniak, Peter
Thursday, August 9, 2012

Mr. Peter Nabozniak, WWII R.C.A.F. 429 Squadron Veteran, longtime resident of Thunder Bay and the Walford and formerly of Toronto, passed away in St. Joseph’s Care Group on Aug. 9, 2012, one day before his 101st birthday.  Peter was born...

Messon, William
Monday, August 6, 2012

Mr. William "Boxcar" Messon, age 28 years, passed away unexpectedly in Whitesand First Nation on Monday, Aug. 6, 2012.  William was studying to become a certified carpenter.  He enjoyed fishing and baseball.  ...

Oksanen, Dennis Raymond
Sunday, July 22, 2012

Mr. Dennis Raymond Oksanen, age 56 years, resident of Oliver Lake and formerly of Thunder Bay and Nolalu Ont., passed away suddenly on Sunday, July 22, 2012.  Born June 13, 1956, Dennis attended Nolalu Public School, Selkirk High Schoo...

Shaver, Kathleen Mae (Molly)
Friday, July 20, 2012

Kathleen Mae (Molly) Shaver October 1, 1918- July 20, 2012 Molly’s final days were comfortable and allowed her to leave her long life quietly and in peace at her residence in Roseview Manor, on July 20th, 2012.  Kathleen...

Hakala, Sulo
Friday, July 20, 2012

Mr. Sulo Hakala, age 82 years, passed away peacefully in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Friday, July 20, 2012.  Sulo was born in Port Arthur on May 24, 1930 to Ensio and Aili Hakala , growing up in South Gillies....

Richmond, May Constance
Thursday, July 19, 2012

It is with great sadness that the family of May Constance Richmond announce her passing on July 19, 2012. May was born Sept. 22, 1920 to Edward and Constance Higgins of Richmond, England. She spent the majority of her early years on Raleigh...

Cook, Victor Barry (Jim)
Saturday, July 7, 2012

Jim Cook passed away quietly on July 5th, 2012.  Jim was the third son of Herbert and Mabel Cook. Jim was predeceased by his two brothers Jerry (Preston Reid Cook), and Jiggs (John Herbert Cook). He is survived by his wife Dorothy...

Vance, Dennis Raymond
Wednesday, May 9, 2012

It is with heavy hearts and great sadness that  the family of Dennis Raymond Vance, announce his passing , following  a very long and courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday May 9th 2012.   Dennis passed away peacefu...

Squier, Glenda Lyn
Saturday, May 5, 2012

It is with profound sadness that the family of Glenda Lyn Squier, age 58, announces her passing at St. Joseph's Hospice on Saturday May 5, 2012 after a short but brave battle with cancer. Glenda was a wonderful mother and a great example for...

LeCocq, Mary Patricia
Thursday, March 29, 2012

LeCocq- Mrs. Mary Patricia "Pat" LeCocq, age 85 years, passed away peacefully with her family at her side in Dawson Court on Thursday, March 29, 2012.  Pat was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on July 30, 1926 to William and Mary Main. ...

Sloan, Terence Patrick
Friday, March 23, 2012

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Terence Patrick (Terry) Sloan on March 23, 2012, surrounded by the love of his family in his home at McVicar Estates according to his wishes. Born on Jan. 19, 1929 in Iroquois Falls, O...

Colyer, Alice
Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Mrs. Alice  Colyer (nee Goodman), age 97 years, passed away peacefully at Pinewood Court on Tuesday, March 20, 2012.  Alice was born in Leeds, England on Sept. 6, 1914 to William and Clara Goodman and came to Fort William in 1923.&nbs...

Podd, Catherine Duff
Sunday, March 11, 2012

Mrs. Catherine Duff Podd age 96 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 11, 2012 at the St. Joseph's Hospice.  Catherine was born in Motherwell, Scotland and immigrated to Canada as a young girl in 1927.&nb...

Benincasa, Ettore
Sunday, February 26, 2012

Mr. Ettore Benincasa, age 84 years, passed away peacefully in St. Joseph's Care Group on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012 after a courageous battle with cancer.  Ettore was born in Paterno Calabro, Italy on March 9, 1927 to Luigi and Maria B...

Kydd, Jack
Friday, February 24, 2012

Mr. Jack Kydd, age 92 years, passed away in St. Joseph's Care Group on Friday, Feb. 24, 2012. Jack was born in Fort William on April 2, 1919 and was adopted and raised in Port Arthur by the late George and Sarah Kydd. In 1943, w...

Burke, Cornelius
Saturday, January 28, 2012

Cornelius (Casey) Burke, age 82 years, passed away after a lengthy illness on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012.  Casey was born in Achterveld, Holland on April 8, 1929, the fourth of five boys born to Henry and Barbara van Burgsteden. As a youn...

Porter, Gwendolyn
Thursday, January 26, 2012

Mrs. Gwendolyn Porter, age 87 years, a long-time resident of Waverley Park Towers, passed away peacefully in St. Joseph’s Hospice on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012.  Gwen was born in Fort William on March 28, 1924 to Thomas and May Jone...

Di Eugenio, Domenico
Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Domenico Di Eugenio’s gentle passing took place on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012 in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Center with his loving family at his side.  Domenico was born in Colledara, Teramo, Italy on April 11, 1929 to Pa...

MacAdam, Beverly Kay Lynn
Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Miss Beverly Kay Lynn MacAdam, age 62 years, passed away after a short battle with cancer on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012 in the St. Joseph's Care Group. Beverly was born in Geraldton on Jan. 22, 1950 to George and Laura MacAdam.  S...

(Lina) Scaffeo, Angela
Sunday, January 22, 2012

It is with heavy hearts the family of Angela Scaffeo announce her passing at the age of 79 on January 22, 2012 with her family by her side. She was born in Acciaroli, Italy on Sept. 29, 1932. In 1953, she married and moved to Thunder Bay to b...

Waller, Vera
Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Mrs. Vera Waller (nee Germain), age 93 years, passed away peacefully in Thunder Bay Interim Long Term Care on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011.  Vera was born in Buchanan, Sask., on Feb.15, 1918 to Jacob and Maria Germain. As a young woman sh...

Wegenast, Catherine Anne
Sunday, December 11, 2011

Miss Catherine Anne Wegenast, age 84 years, passed away peacefully at her residence at Roseview Manor on December 11, 2011. Catherine was born in Port Arthur on October 18, 1927 to George and Vera Wegenast, pioneers in the Port Arthur business communi...

Rogers, Bill
Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Mr. Bill Rogers, age 81 years, a longtime resident of Current River, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011 in the London Health Sciences Centre.  Bill was born in Dauphin, Manitoba on April 30, 1930 to Alexander and Lena Ro...

Arnold, Matilda Kathleen
Saturday, December 3, 2011

Mrs. Matilda Kathleen Arnold, age 84 years, passed away peacefully with her loving family at her side in St. Joseph's Care Group on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011.  Matilda was born in Port Arthur on April 12, 1927 to William and Annie Baxter ...

Cross, Brenda Mary
Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Mrs. Brenda Mary Cross, age 69 years, passed away peacefully at home with her family at her side on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011 after a lengthy illness.  Brenda was born in Port Arthur on May 15, 1942 and was a lifetime resident. She spen...

Tropea, Antonietta
Friday, November 25, 2011

Mrs. Antonietta Tropea, age 65 years, passed away peacefully with her loving family at her side at the Thunder  Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Friday, Nov. 25, 2011 after a courageous battle with cancer.  Antonietta was born in...

Bobinski, John Michael
Monday, November 21, 2011

Mr. John Michael Bobinski, age 91 years, ended his journey on Monday, Nov. 21, 2011 with his family at his side in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre.  John was born in Rossburn, Man., on Jan. 22, 1920 and grew up on the ...

Burke, Sylvia June
Friday, November 11, 2011

Mrs. Sylvia June Burke, 81, passed away peacefully in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Friday, Nov. 11, 2011.  Sylvia was born in South Wales on May 22, 1930 to James and Ada Howells. Sylvia came to Canada in the early 1950s wit...

Berthelot, Terry
Monday, October 31, 2011

Terry (T.J.) Berthelot was tragically taken from us on Oct. 31, 2011. Terry was a loving husband, amazing father and wonderful son. Terry’s passion for music was known by all, and his love and dedication to his family and friends will live ...

Hare, Jane Elizabeth
Thursday, October 27, 2011

Mrs. Jane Elizabeth Hare, age 84 years, a resident of the Annex Retirement Residence, Toronto, passed away peacefully in Thunder Bay on Oct. 27, 2011.  Jane was a longtime teacher.  She is survived by her sister-in-law Jill Jo...

Gaggiano, Shirley
Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Mrs. Shirley Gaggiano, age 76 years, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011 in St. Joseph's Care Group.  Shirley was born in Port Arthur on Dec. 4, 1934 to Marka and Edward Hawkins. She wo...

Gaggiano, Shirley
Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Mrs. Shirley Gaggiano, age 76 years, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011 in St. Joseph's Care Group.  Shirley was born in Port Arthur on Dec. 4, 1934 to Marka and Edward Hawkins. She wo...

Layne, Anna
Thursday, October 13, 2011

Mrs. Anna "Selena" Layne, age 91 years, a resident of Hogarth Riverview Manor, passed away peacefully at her residence on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011.  Selena was born in Port Arthur on July 29, 1920 to Karl and Helena Hedman. ...

Benincasa, Clorinda
Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Mrs. Clorinda Benincasa, age 101 years, a resident of Bethammi Nursing Home, passed away peacefully at her residence with her family by her side on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011.  Clorinda was born at Dipignano, Cosenza, Italy on March 12, 1910 ...

Gordon, David James
Monday, October 3, 2011

David James Gordon, age 56, a resident of Thunder Bay, peacefully passed away at St. Joseph’s Hospital on Oct 3, 2011 with family by his side. David was born in Chilliwack, BC (CFB) on Nov.14, 1954 as his father was an Engineer in the...

Coates, William Robert
Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Dr. William Robert (Bert) Coates, age 80 years, resident of Pasteur Road, after a lengthy illness passed away peacefully and valiantly at Thunder Bay Health Sciences Centre  on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011. Bert was born in Peterborough, Ontar...

Brady, Doug
Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Doug Brady, age 68 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully after a brief illness in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011 with family by his side. Doug was a loving, caring and devoted husband,...

Speak, James
Sunday, September 25, 2011

James (Jim) Speak will be missed by all.  His passing at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences C on September 25th, 2011 at the age of 75 has been devastating to his family and friends. Jim was born on March 17, 1936 to Wilfre...

Holloway, Samuel Richard
Saturday, September 24, 2011

Mr. Samuel Richard Holloway, age 92 years, formerly of Melvin Avenue, passed away peacefully in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, September 24, 2011. Born in Holland, Manitoba in 1919.  Sam moved to Brantford with ...

Nystrom, Elsie
Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Mrs Elsie Nystrom passed away surrounded by her family on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011 at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre following a short illness.  Born Aug. 16, 1934, near Vita, Manitoba, she moved to Geraldton in the late 19...

Dilley , Marcia Grace
Saturday, September 17, 2011

Our aunt, great-aunt and sister Dr.Marcia Grace Dilley passed away peacefully, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011.  Auntie Marcie was born in Trail, British Colombia to Charles and Rose Dilley. The family moved back to Port Arthur when she was quite young...

Loverin, Larry Arthur
Thursday, September 15, 2011

Mr. Larry Arthur Loverin, age 72 years, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011.  Larry was born in Kincaid, Sask., to Fred and Ann Loverin.  His job as a C.G.A. and C.M.A. took him all over Canada...

Coda, Francesco
Wednesday, August 24, 2011

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Francesco Coda on Aug. 24, 2011, age 83 years, resident of Peter Street, Thunder Bay. Born in Brognaturo, Calabria, Italy, to parents Rosina Rosi and Bruno Coda, Frank imigrated...

Hamilton, Irene
Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Mrs. Irene Hamilton, age 76 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully in St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hospice Unit, on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011, with family at her side. Irene worked in various positions during her life at Direct Charge Co-Op,...

Symons, Joy
Sunday, August 21, 2011

SYMONS- Ms. Joy "Terppy" Symons (nee Pelletier), age 64 years, a resident of Dawson Court Home For the Aged, passed away at her residence on Sunday, August 21, 2011 after a lengthy illness. Joy was born in Fort William on June 24, 1947 to Moses and...

Wood, William 'Bill'
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Mr. William “Bill” Wood, age 75 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully on Aug. 17, 2011. Bill was born in North Grimsby in...

Backen, Jeffrey
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Mr. Jeffrey Todd Backen, age 48 years, passed away unexpectedly at his residence on Wednesday, August 10, 2011. Jeff was born in Port Arthur on November 7, 1962 to Mel and Marilyn Backen and was a lifetime resident. He worked for many years...

Burne, Ella
Sunday, July 10, 2011

Sunday, July 10 2011- This morning our family kissed our sister and Auntie Ella Burne good bye.  Ella passed away peacefully at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre with her sister Leona, brother Ted, niece Debbie, nephew Greg and...

Duda , Agata
Sunday, July 10, 2011

Mrs. Agata Duda (nee Tribusova), age 86 years, passed away peacefuly at her residence Roseview Manor on Sunday, July 10.  Born March 7, 1925 in Veldy Saris, Slovakia, Agata came to Canada and Port Arthur in November of 1968 with her family to a...

Tyralla, Konrad (Kurt) Hermann
Saturday, July 9, 2011

Mr. Konrad (Kurt) Hermann Tyralla, passed away peacefully at Dawson Court on Saturday, July 9, 2011, with his family by his side.   Kurt was born on Nov. 15, 1918, in Sackerschoewe, Germany. He is the...

Kozyra , Maria
Friday, June 24, 2011

It is with profound sadness that the Kozyra family announces the passing of Maria Kozyra on June 24, 2011 in Montfort Hospital, Ottawa after a courageous month long battle with pneumonia. Maria was born on Feb. 2, 1923 in Bilawinci, Ukraine....

Nekuliak, Violet Irene
Thursday, June 23, 2011

Mrs. Violet Irene Nekuliak, age 72 years passed away peacefully in St. Joseph's Hospice on Thursday, June 23, 2011 with family by her side. Violet was born and raised in Danbury, Sask.,...

Rutledge , Beth Jean
Saturday, June 11, 2011

Beth Jean Rutledge (nee Henry) died on Saturday, June 11, 2011 at Hamilton General Hospital. Lovingly remembered by her husband Frank, children Bert (Mary-Lynne), Peter (Deb), Stephen (Karen), John and Michael (Louise), ten grandchildren and seven...

Lachinette, Robin
Sunday, June 5, 2011

Mr. Robin Lachinette, age 44 years, passed away in the Thunder Bay Regional  Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, June 5, 2011 with his family at his side.   He is survived by his mother Lillian, brothers Gary, Joe, and Harold, sister Ella...

Lobbecke, Kayley Elizabeth
Saturday, June 4, 2011

Kayley Elizabeth Lobbecke, age 10 years, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, June 4, 2011 with her loving family at her side.   Kayley was a Grade 4 student at Holy Cross School. She was a beautiful girl who made...

Taylor, Charles Deanne
Saturday, June 4, 2011

It is with profound sadness that the family of Charles Deanne Taylor, age 62 years, announce his passing at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hospice Unit on Saturday June 4, 2011, after soldiering a year-long battle with cancer. ...

Cousineau, Raymond
Sunday, May 22, 2011

We are saddened to announce the passing of Raymond Wilfred Cousineau at Pioneer Ridge on Sunday, May 22, 2011 at the age of 89 years.  Ray was born in Port Arthur on January 15, 1922, where he attended St. Andrew's School and Port Arthur Technical...

Johnson, Jean
Friday, May 20, 2011

It is with profound sorrow the family of Jean Maxine Johnson announce her peaceful passing May 20, 2011 at St. Joseph's Hospice. Jean was born in Winnipeg, MB on September 18, 1929 to Walter and Janet Smyth. She was raised on the...

Kolmeijer, Gerardus
Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Mr. Gerardus "Gerry" Kolmeijer, age 77 years, passed away in hospital on Wednesday, May 18, 2011, after a lengthy illness with leukemia. Gerry was born on May 14, 1934 to Nicholaas and Gerarda Kolmeijer in Aardenburg, Holland and he came to Canada in...

Babiak, William
Monday, May 16, 2011

Mr. William "Bill" Babiak, age 89 years, a long-time resident of Robert Andras Court passed away peacefully in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Monday, May 16, 2011.  Bill was born in Port Arthur on November 19, 1921 to...

Blanch, James Joseph
Monday, May 16, 2011

Mr. James Joseph Blanch, age 90 years, a resident of Pioneer Ridge passed away peacefully on Monday, May 16, 2011. As a young man James served in the Royal Canadian Navy during the Second World War. He enjoyed coaching minor hockey and little...

Macsemchuk , William
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

With sadness and heavy hearts, the family of William (Bill) Macsemchuk announces his sudden passing at the age of 79, on May 11, 2011 in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. Bill, the youngest of four boys, was born Nov. 3, 1931...

MacDonald, Edna
Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Mrs. Edna May MacDonald, 88, a resident of Roseview Manor, passed away peacefully at her residence on Tuesday, May 10, with her loving husband by her side. Edna was born in Fort William on September 5, 1922 to James and Daisy Ginger. She worked...

MacDonald, Edna May
Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Mrs. Edna May MacDonald, age 88 years, a resident of Roseview Manor, passed away peacefully at her residence on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 with her loving husband by her side.  Edna was born in Fort William on September 5, 1922 to James and Daisy Ginger. ...

Carniato , Kathleen Marcelle
Monday, May 9, 2011

Mrs. Kathleen Marcelle Carniato (nee Desjardins), age 78 years, passed away peacefully at her residence on Monday, May 9, 2011. Kathleen was born on July 26, 1932 in Winnipeg, Manitoba to Edward and Elizabeth Desjardins. She married Italo “Joseph” on...

Prete, Alessandro
Sunday, May 8, 2011

Mr. Alessandro Prete, age 78 years, passed away peacefully with his family by his side in the St. Joseph's Care Group, on Sunday, May 8, 2011 after a lengthy illness.  Alessandro was born on Jan. 30, 1933 in Laurignano, Cosenza, Italy, the youngest...

McCullough (Holmes), Nina Muriel
Friday, May 6, 2011

With heavy hearts the family of Nina McCullough announces her passing on Friday May 6, 2011 at the age of 87, following a brief illness, at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre with her daughter by her side. Nina was born June 14, 1923 in...

Clace , Sylvia Anne
Thursday, May 5, 2011

On May 5, 2011, Kathleen (Sally) Sylvia Anne Clace (nee Ettinger) passed away peacefully at St. Joseph's Hospital with family at her side. Born in Fort William on Nov. 17, 1935, she spent her early years in the Watcomb/ Ignace area of Northwestern...

Jones, T. A.
Wednesday, May 4, 2011

On Wednesday May 4, 2011, Thomas Arthur (TA) Jones passed away in the comfort of his long time residence on West Arthur Street.  TA was born on Dec. 15, 1917 at the Port Arthur General Hospital. He was the only son of an Irish immigrant who worked...

Cheetham, Percy
Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Mr. Percy Cheetham, age 79 years, passed away peacefully in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, April 26, 2011.  Percy was born in Grenfell, Sask., on Dec. 8, 1931 to Albert and Clara Cheetham.  He worked for many years...

Swanson , Ivar
Sunday, April 24, 2011

Ivar Swanson passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 24, 2011 at the age of 82 after a battle with cancer. Ivar will be remembered for his big heart, his great story telling, his eager willingness to help his fellow man and his selfless...

Michano, Leona Donna Elizabeth
Thursday, April 21, 2011

It is with heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of our beloved, sister, aunt, niece, cousin, friend and partner Leona Donna Elizabeth Michano, Red Sun Women. She passed peacefully thru the night on April 21, 2011 in her home. Leona...

Rosec, Frank
Wednesday, April 20, 2011

It is with great sadness and love that we announce the passing of our father, grandfather and friend, Frank Rosec.  Frank was born on Nov. 27, 1934 and was taken from us on April 20, 2011, at the age of 76 years after a brief but courageous...

Niemi, Allen James
Monday, April 11, 2011

Mr. Allen James Niemi, in his 75th year, passed away peacefully in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Monday, April 11, 2011. Allen worked for many years as a heavy equipment machinist travelling throughout Northwestern...

Stefaniak, Jozef
Sunday, April 10, 2011

Mr. Jozef Stefaniak, age 88 years, passed away peacefully in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, April 10, 2011. Jozef was born on November 28, 1922 in Pawtowek, Poland and moved to Canada in 1950. He was employed...

Nieckarz, Stan
Saturday, April 2, 2011

On April 2, 2011 the Lord called home one of his flock.  Stan Nieckarz passed away peacefully in his sleep at Grandview Lodge.  His family was blessed to have spent extensive time with him before he left us. Stan was born Nov. 12, 1929 in...

Ginter , David
Friday, April 1, 2011

The family of David Ginter sorrowfully announce the passing of their husband, dad and papa on Friday, April 1, 2011 in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. Dad was born in Horndean, Manitoba...

Massaro , Maxine Evelyn
Thursday, March 31, 2011

Mrs. Maxine Evelyn Massaro (Vezina) passed away Thursday, March 31, 2011 at the age of 75, held in her family’s arms.  Maxine was born on Oct. 9, 1935 to Isabel and Octave Vezina.  She was the youngest of nine siblings.  She met and fell...

Smith , Alice Mary
Thursday, March 31, 2011

Mrs. Alice Mary Smith (nee Armstrong) passed away on Thursday, March 31, 2011, following a lengthy illness. Alice, who was born in Port Arthur on May 6, 1935, was a lifelong resident of the city.  Alice was a devoted wife and mother who was very proud...

Douglas-Menuz, Shirley
Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Mrs. Shirley Douglas-Menuz, age 73 years, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 in St. Joseph's Hospice. Shirley was born February 7, 1938 in Port Arthur. She attended Oliver Road Public School, Port...

Maronese, Stanley Richard
Sunday, March 27, 2011

Mr. Stanley Richard Maronese age 76 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, on Sunday, March 27, 2011, with his family by his side. Born and raised in Fort William, Stan spent his early...

Bevilacqua, Doreen
Sunday, March 27, 2011

Mrs. Doreen Bevilacqua, age 86, resident of Pioneer Ridge, peacefully surrounded by her family, on Sunday March 27, 2011, went into the hands of the Lord. Doreen was born on Sept. 26, 1924 in Chions, Pordenone, Italy, daughter of Giovanni...

Petrunak, Patrick Cyril
Saturday, March 26, 2011

Mr. Patrick Cyril Petrunak, age 65 years, passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer at St. Joseph's Hospice on Saturday, March 26, 2011 with family by his side. Born and raised in Port Arthur. Patrick was employed at Provincial...

Keenan, Stella Carolyn
Saturday, March 26, 2011

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Stella Carolyn Keenan, 80, of Thunder Bay on March 26, 2011.  Surrounded by her family, she passed away peacefully at home, after a brave and graceful battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis....

Cousineau, Jacques
Saturday, March 26, 2011

Mr. Jacques “Couky” Cousineau, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, March 26, 2011.  According to his wishes cremation has taken place. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, March 29, 2011, when family and...

Wanzuk , George Nicolas
Thursday, March 24, 2011

Mr. George Nicolas Wanzuk Jr., age 68 years, passed away on Thursday, March 24, 2011 after a brief illness at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre with family by his side. George was born to George and Anne Wanzuk on May 1, 1942 in Fort...

Simic, Ivan
Thursday, March 24, 2011

The family of Mr. Ivan Simic, sadly announces his passing on Thursday, March 24, 2011 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Thunder Bay. Ivan was born Dec. 25, 1922 in Pazariste, Gospic, Lika, Croatia. He and his wife, Ana, were wed in Croatia and had been married...

McGuire , Larry
Saturday, March 19, 2011

Mr. Larry McGuire passed away in St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hospice Unit on Saturday, March 19, 2011, after a brief illness. A loving husband, father and grandfather, Larry was born on June 22, 1938 in Fort William to parents Lawrence (Lorne)...

Topping, Robert Francias Micheal
Saturday, March 19, 2011

Mr. Robert Francias Micheal Topping, age 54 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away a hero on Saturday March 19, 2011.   Robert was born in Timmins, Ont., and during his lifetime had done many things.  He was a carpenter in his younger years but...

Hotson, Roland George
Saturday, March 19, 2011

Roland “Rolly” George Hotson, age 73 years, resident of Thunder Bay, formerly of Jordan Station and Paipoonge Township, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 19, 2011, after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease....

Domenis, Edoardo
Thursday, March 17, 2011

Mr. Edoardo Domenis, age 80 years passed away peacefully with family by his side in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, March 17, 2011. Edoardo was born on Oct. 13, 1930 in Pulfero, Udine, Italy to Eugene and Cecilia Domenis....

De Sousa, Silverio
Thursday, March 17, 2011

Mr. Silverio De Sousa, age 85 years of Winnipeg Avenue, passed away after a short illness in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre with family by his side on Thursday, March 17, 2011. Born in Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal on...

Primrose, Jennie
Thursday, March 17, 2011

Mrs. Jennie Primrose, age 77 years, passed away peacefully in hospital with family by her side on Thursday, March 17, 2011. Jennie was born on April 2, 1933...

Howe, Gladys
Sunday, March 13, 2011

Mrs. Gladys “Bonnie” Howe, aged 67 years, died in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, March 13, 2011. (Gladys) Mom is survived by her children Marie (Wayne) Moggey,...

MacKay, Brent Donald
Thursday, March 10, 2011

We are deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Brent on Thursday March 10, 2011 at the age of 43. He was born and lived his entire life in the Northwood area. Brent was happiest when making his children and those around him laugh. Growing...

Valila, Siiri Irene
Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Mrs. Siiri Irene Valila, age 83 years, passed away peacefully after a brief illness in hospital on Tuesday, March 8, 2011 with her family by her side. Siiri was known as Mummu by all who knew her. She was famous for her Finnish pancakes...

Buset, Lillie
Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Lillie Buset, age 89 years, passed away peacefully on Tuesday March 8, 2011 at St. Joseph’s Hospital with her family at her side. She was born Lillie Piccolo on Oct. 15, 1921 in Azzano Decimo, Italy and came to Canada with her parents as...

Geddes, Joanne Margaret
Sunday, March 6, 2011

Mrs. Joanne Margaret Geddes, age 76 years, passed away peacefully in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, March 6, 2011.  Joanne was born in Fort William on May 30, 1934 to Joseph and Anne Hayduk and was a lifetime resident....

Sebulski, Katherine
Saturday, March 5, 2011

Mrs. Katherine (Kay) Sebulski, age 78 years, resident of Roseview Manor and formerly of 2120 Nova Drive, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, March 5, 2011 in Thunder Bay Regional...

Walter , Hogan
Saturday, March 5, 2011

Mr. Walter Hogan passed away peacefully at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, March 5, 2011 with his family by his side.  He was a devoted; loving husband of 59 years to Phylis, father to Leslee, Gail (Jack) Malcolm...

Wilson , William Hunter Dunlop
Saturday, March 5, 2011

William Hunter Dunlop Wilson passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 5, 2011 at his residence in Roseview Manor at the age of 100 years. Dunlop was predeceased by spouse Audrey Florence (Aubry) on May 26, 1996, sister Eileen Wilson on Jan....

Page , Margaret Ruth
Thursday, March 3, 2011

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Margaret Ruth Page on Thursday, March 3, 2011 at her home in Bethammi, St. Joseph’s Heritage.   Margaret was the daughter of John Alexander and Charlotte Maud Drummond (nee Sinclair).   She was...

Veneruz, Francis Anthony
Thursday, March 3, 2011

Mr. Francis Anthony Veneruz, age 81 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Thursday, March 3, 2011 in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. Francis was born May 14, 1929...

Spence, Ian
Monday, February 28, 2011

Mr. Ian Spence, age 61 years, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Monday, Feb. 28, 2011 in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. Ian was born in Fredericton, NB on March 20, 1949 to Kathleen and Bill Spence. He graduated...

Wright, Frank
Monday, February 28, 2011

Frank Wright, who was born on March 3, 1933, passed away quietly at the age of 77 years on the morning of Monday, Feb. 28, 2011 in St. Joseph's Hospice Care Group, Thunder Bay after a brief illness. Frank led a life dedicated to his family,...

Fromm , Norman Arnold
Sunday, February 27, 2011

Norman Arnold Fromm or Pa, as everyone called him, left this world before daybreak on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, while cuddled in his daughter’s arms at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. Pa was born on March 31, 1932 in Wausau, Wisconsin...

Tymchyshen , Anastasia
Sunday, February 27, 2011

On Feb. 27, 2011, our beloved mother Anastasia "Nellie" Tymchyshen passed away in St. Joseph's Care Group after a valiant struggle against Chronic Lymphosetic Leukemia.  Mom was born in Stubourn, Manitoba on April 14, 1926 to Franck and Maria Bodnarchuk. Having...

Junni, Reetta Anneli
Saturday, February 26, 2011

Mrs. Reetta Anneli Junni, age 76 years, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011. Reetta was born in Kangasniemi, Finland on June 7, 1934. She married Pentti in 1955. In 1958 they immigrated to Port Arthur...

Robertson, Alma
Friday, February 25, 2011

Mrs. Alma Robertson, age 83 years, passed away peacefully on Friday, Feb. 25, 2011 in Bethammi Nursing Home. She is predeceased by her husband David James Robertson R.C.A.M.C.; grandson Donald; brother Robert Kennedy and daughter-in-law Elaine....

Arno, Rita
Thursday, February 24, 2011

Mrs. Rita Arno, age 71 years, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011 in St. Joseph's Hospice. Rita was born in Paterno, Calabro, Cosenza, Italy on April 17, 1939. She began exchanging letters with Joseph...

Danylyshyn , Paul
Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Mr. Paul Danylyshyn age 85 years passed away peacefully in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Wednesday, February 23, 2011. Born on Oct. 24, 1925 in Fort William, as a young man Paul was an avid hockey fan, spending many days...

Scott, Gordon
Wednesday, February 23, 2011

It is with sadness that we announce that Gordon Moore Scott passed away in his sleep at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011. He was born in Port Arthur to his parents Thomas and Nellie Scott on Aug. 14, 1920. He lived...

Makstin, August
Saturday, February 19, 2011

Mr. August Makstin, age 90 years, passed away peacefully in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011. August was born in Antsla, Estonia on Aug. 7, 1920. In 1950 he immigrated to Canada with his wife Maria...

Isaksen, Asta
Saturday, February 12, 2011

On Saturday, February 12, 2011, at the age of 101, we said good-bye to our beautiful mother, grandmother, aunt, sister and treasured friend, Asta Isaksen. Born in 1909 in Silkeborg, Denmark to Peter and (Marie) Sofia Friberg where she...

Poulsen, Olga
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Mrs. Olga Poulsen, nee Friberg, age 99 years, passed away peacefully at Dawson Court on Wednesday, February 9, 2011. Born in Denmark, she came to Canada with her family in 1927, settling in Fort William where she worked for the Mathews family...

Dixon, Jennie
Tuesday, February 8, 2011

With heavy hearts, the family of Jennie Dixon, age 92, wish to announce her passing on Feb. 8, 2011, in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. Jennie was born in Philadelphia Pennsylvania and moved to Fort William along with...

Seabrook, Ethel
Monday, February 7, 2011

With great sadness we announce the passing of our wonderful mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Ethel Seabrook. Ethel passed away at her home on Monday, Feb. 7, 2011. She was born Sept. 18, 1920, in  Fort   William  to...

Tront, Edith Lorraine
Saturday, February 5, 2011

Mrs. Edith Lorraine "Edie" Tront, age 75 years, passed away unexpectedly at her residence on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011.  Edie was born in Port Arthur on April 10 to Roy and Ina Nuttall and was a lifetime resident.  She worked as a payroll clerk for...

Tabor, Richard Walter
Saturday, February 5, 2011

It is with great sorrow that the family of Richard “Rick” Walter Tabor, age 54 years, announces his unexpected passing at his home on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011. Born and raised in Thunder Bay, Rick...

Urbanski, Edward
Saturday, February 5, 2011

Mr. Edward Urbanski, age 88 years, formerly of North Syndicate Avenue, passed away in St Joseph’s Hospital with family by his side on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011. Edward was born and raised in Poland, and as a young man spent two years in Siberia...

Marcon, Valentine Patrick
Friday, February 4, 2011

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our dear father and grandfather, Valentine Patrick Marcon. Val passed away unexpectedly at home on Friday, Feb. 4, 2011 at the age of 73. Val was born in the East End of Fort William on...

Wywrot, Frank
Friday, February 4, 2011

Frank Wywrot, 91 years of age and a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully in his home on Friday Feb. 4 2011.   Frank was born, Jan. 31, 1920 in Fort William.   He was enlisted in the Canadian Armed Services Corp. from June 19, 1941...

Cumming , Amy Mabel
Thursday, February 3, 2011

With great sadness our family mourns the passing of  a wonderful mother, grandmother and great grandmother Amy Mabel Cumming, age 98, on Thursday, February 3, 2011.  Amy was born June 12, 1912, daughter of the Late John Elias Carle and Florence...

Lamers, Clarence Edward
Thursday, February 3, 2011

Today we say goodbye to our Pappa. With heavy hearts, the family of Clarence Edward Lamers, age 65, announce his passing at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre after a courageous battle with cancer on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011. ...

Gustafson, Jean Victoria
Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Ms. Jean Gustafson, age 67 years, passed away peacefully with her family at her side in St. Joseph's Care Group on Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011.  Jean never gave up on life and fought her illness courageously until the end. Jean was an active member...

Niemi, Olavi Matti
Sunday, January 23, 2011

A kind and gentle man, Olavi Matti Niemi, age 90 years, passed away peacefully after a brief illness in hospital with family by his side on Sunday, Jan. 23, 2011. Olavi was born on Oct. 25, 1920 in Kauhajoki, Finland and came to Canada...

Baggetta, Giuseppina
Friday, January 21, 2011

Mrs. Giuseppina Baggetta, age 61, passed away peacefully with all of her family at her side in St. Joseph's Hospice on Friday, Jan. 21, 2011. Giuseppina never gave up on life and fought courageously until...

Shubaly, Richard
Monday, January 17, 2011

Mr. Richard Shubaly, age 49 years, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, January 17, 2011.  Richard was born in Port Arthur on Aug. 30, 1961 and was a lifetime resident. As a young man Richard began working as a carpenter with his father's business...

Moon, Denise Marie
Saturday, January 15, 2011

Mrs. Denise Marie Moon, age 57 years, passed away unexpectedly at her residence on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011. Denise was born on Dec. 8, 1953 in Terrace Bay, Ont., to Paul and Yvonne Rochon. She married Bill Moon on Dec. 29, 1971...

Pavone, Leonetta
Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Mrs. Leonetta Pavone, age 86 years, passed away peacefully with her family at her side in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011.  Leonetta was born in Farindola, Pescara, Italy on Feb. 16, 1924 to Raffaela...

Didura, Stella
Saturday, January 8, 2011

It is with great sadness that the family of Stella Didura, age 94 years, announces her passing on Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011 in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre with family by her side....

Sarty, Elvin Wellington
Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Mr. Elvin Wellington “Al” Sarty, age 82 years, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan 5, 2011 in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre after a brief illness. Al was a longtime business owner in Thunder Bay. He spent many years on Lake...

Gigliotti , William
Saturday, January 1, 2011

It is with great sadness that the family of Mr. William (Bill) Gigliotti announce his peaceful passing with his family at his side on Jan. 1, 2011 at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre to be with our Lord.   Bill was born in Port...

Wulf, Willem Frederik
Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Mr. Willem “Wim” Frederik Wulf, age 79 years, passed away peacefully after a brief illness in ThunderBay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010. Born in Rotterdam, the Netherlands on February 21, 1931 Willem came to Canada...

Labine, Suzan
Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Mrs. Suzan Labine,58, passed away unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010.  Suzan met Gil Labine in September of 1973 and it was love at first sight for the both of them. After a month long courtship Gil proposed and they were married on...

Simi, Maija
Friday, December 24, 2010

Mrs. Maija Simi, age 82 years of Thunder Bay, passed away unexpectedly at her residence on Friday, Dec. 24, 2010, after a brief illness. Born in Kauhava, Finland, Maija immigrated to Canada with a friend and her brother in 1957, where...

Donato , Bruno
Friday, December 24, 2010

Mr. Bruno Donato age 94 years a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away in St. Joseph's Hospital on Dec. 24, 2010 with his family by his side.  Bruno was born on June 3, 1916 in Simbario, Italy to Giuseppe and Rosa Donato.  He was a member of St....

Skoropad, John
Thursday, December 23, 2010

Mr. John Skoropad, age 90 years, passed away suddenly on Thursday, December 23, 2010. John was born in Port Arthur on November 3, 1920 to parents Peter and Oksana Skoropad. He attended Cornwall School and Port Arthur Technical...

Mullo, Waino
Sunday, December 19, 2010

MULLO- Mr. Waino Mullo, age 99 years, a resident of Dawson Court, passed away with his daughter and son by his side on Sunday, December 19, 2010. Waino was born on July 15, 1911 in Venjoki, Russia and emigrated to Canada from Finland and Sweden in...

LeBlanc, Lorne
Saturday, December 18, 2010

LEBLANC-  Mr. Lorne Joseph LeBlanc, a resident of Roseview Manor, passed away peacefully in the T.B.R.H.S.C. on Saturday, December 18, 2010 at the age of 84.  Lorne was born in Foleyet, Ontario on May 12, 1926.  He met his wife Helen in Geraldton...

Negley, Vera
Saturday, December 18, 2010

Mrs. Vera Negley (nee Schutte), age 71 years, passed peacefully in Calgary, Alberta on Saturday, December 18, 2010. Vera attended Slate River Valley Public School and Selkirk High School. She married Cliff Negley on October 29, 1960...

Calleri , Antonio
Monday, December 6, 2010

The family of Antonio Calleri is mourning his peaceful passing at St. Joseph's Hospital on Monday, Dec. 6. Antonio was born in S. Eufemia Lamezia on June 13, 1921. Life on the farm and physical work served him well when a strong young Antonio...

Belle, Robert William “Bob”
Sunday, December 5, 2010

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of a beloved husband, father and grandfather, Robert (Bob) William Belle, on Sunday, Dec. 5, 2010 at age 75. Diagnosed with Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma exactly a year ago, Dec. 5, 2009, Bob fought a...

Larsen , Euphemia
Saturday, December 4, 2010

It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of Euphemia (Pheme) Larsen at Pioneer Ridge, Dec. 4, 2010.  Euphemia was born to John and Jessie Hyatt on Sept. 29, 1921, raised and lived in the rural Fort Frances area until 1959...

Boyce, Edward Edison
Saturday, December 4, 2010

Mr. Edward Edison Boyce, age 88 years, passed away peacefully at his residence on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010. Edward was born on November 15, 1922 in Markdale, Ont., to Calvin and Olive Boyce. He was a World War II veteran...

Setala, Anne
Saturday, November 27, 2010

Anne Setala, 83, passed away peacefully in St. Joseph's Hospice on Saturday, Nov. 27. Anne was born in Finland and as a child she came with her mother and brother to Canada to reunite with her father. She raised her family in Kaministiquia...

Zadro, Nellie
Sunday, November 14, 2010

Mrs. Nellie Zadro, age 96 years, a resident of Dawson Court Home for the Aged, passed away peacefully at her residence with family at her side on Sunday, Nov. 14, 2010.  Nellie was born in Brela, Croatia on Nov. 23, 1913 and came to Port Arthur...

Gillson, Gerald Thomas
Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Mr. Gerald (Gerry) Thomas Gillson, age 93 years a lifetime resident of Thunder Bay passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Care Group on Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010.  Gerry was born in Port Arthur, Ontario on January 11, 1917 to Thomas and Anne Gillson. ...

Pederson, Kathleen Eva
Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Mrs Kathleen Eva Pederson, age 94 years, passed away peacefully in Dawson Court on Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010. Kathleen was born on July 18, 1916 in Port Arthur and was a life long resident of the city. She was a long time member of Knox United...

Steadman , Lynda Marie
Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Mrs. Lynda Marie Steadman (nee Phillips), age 67 years, a long time resident of Oshawa, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010 in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre with her family by her side. Lynda was born in Oshawa,...

Sipila , Margaret Eila Irmeli
Saturday, November 6, 2010

Margaret Eila Irmeli Sipila (nee Ylatalo), age 78 years, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010 in St. Joseph's Hospice after a lengthy illness. Eila was born on Dec. 27, 1931 in Lybster Township to Matti and Martta Ylatalo. Her family...

Levanen, Aarne
Thursday, November 4, 2010

Mr. Aarne Levanen, age 73 years passed away peacefully in St. Joseph's Hospital on Thursday, Nov. 4, 2010 with family by his side. Born Oct. 9, 1937 in the family home in Conmee Township, as a young man Aarne worked for CN Railways,...

Pedri, Vince
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

The family of Vince Pedri is deeply saddened to announce his passing on Wednesday Nov. 3, 2010 at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. He was 64 years young. Vince was born on Oct. 14, 1946 in Revo, Italy to parents Celeste...

Otway, Kathleen
Wednesday, November 3, 2010

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mrs. Kathleen Otway on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010 at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre with family by her side. Kathleen was born on Aug. 17, 1943 in Port Arthur to William and...

MacMillan, James Daniel
Sunday, October 31, 2010

Mr. James Daniel MacMillan, age 76 years, passed away peacefully in hospital with family by his side on Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010. James was born in Fort William on April 3, 1934 to Wilfred and Marguerite MacMillan. He worked for the Canadian...

Sulku, Kaarina Kirsti
Saturday, October 30, 2010

Mrs. Kaarina Kirsti Sulku, age 69 years, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010 in St. Joseph's Hospice with her family by her side. Kaarina was born on March 21, 1941 in Kokkola, Finland. She immigrated to Canada with her family...

Sulku, Kaarina Kirsti
Saturday, October 30, 2010

Mrs. Kaarina Kirsti Sulku, age 69 years, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 30, 2010 in St. Joseph's Hospice with her family by her side. Kaarina was born on March 21, 1941 in Kokkola, Finland. She immigrated to Canada with...

Ross , Anne Mary
Friday, October 29, 2010

Anne Mary Ross passed away peacefully, her family by her side, at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Friday, Oct. 29.  Born on July 25, 1946 in Valleyfield, Quebec she was the daughter of Margaret O'Connor and Allan Doherty. Anne...

Ross , Anne Mary
Friday, October 29, 2010

Anne Mary Ross passed away peacefully, her family by her side, at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Friday, Oct. 29, 2010.   Born on July 25, 1946 in Valleyfield Quebec she was the daughter of Margaret O'Connor and Allan Doherty....

Reiljan, Aino
Thursday, October 28, 2010

Aino Reiljan, age 94 years, formerly of Red River Towers and the Walford, died peacefully in St. Joseph’s Hospice on Thursday Oct. 28, 2010.  She was born in Estonia in 1916. Aino had many wonderful childhood memories with her parents,...

Dunnill, Mary
Thursday, October 28, 2010

Mary was born on July 25, 1924 in Port Arthur to Dodo and Ralph Dunnill.  Mary attended St. James Public School and Port Arthur Collegiate Institute. During the Second World War, Mary served with the R.C.A.F. Women's Division. After her discharge,...

Halvorsen, Robert
Wednesday, October 27, 2010

It is with deep sadness, that we announce the passing of a devoted husband, father, and grandfather, Robert Halvorsen.   Robert, the son of the late Rebekka Halvorsen, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 27, in St....

Suzick, Cathy
Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Our dear Cathy passed away unexpectedly on Oct. 27, in the Thunder Bay Rregional  Health Sciences Centre with her family by her side.   Cathy was born in Port Arthur on Aug. 8, 1955 to Theresa and John Suzick.   Apart from her time working in...

Ala-Pantti , Lempi Kyllikki
Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Mrs. Lempi Kyllikki Ala-Pantti age 94 years passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 in Bethammi Nursing Home. Born in Kauhajoki, Finland she came to Canada with her family in 1958. She worked for Abitibi as a cookee for many years....

Asselin, Lillian Vivian
Saturday, October 2, 2010

Our dear mother Lillian Vivian Asselin (nee Rodegard), age 90 years, passed away peacefully in St. Joseph's Hospice on Saturday, Oct. 2. She was born on March 30, 1920 at the family home in Morson, Ont., to the late Angelique and Edward Rodegard....

Westrup, Leah
Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Dr. Leah Hope Westrup age 41 years a resident of Thunder Bay passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, September 22, 2010. Born in Kingston, New York, Leah grew up in Eagan, Minnesota. She attended Veterinary Medical School in Madison, Wisconsin...

Portelance, Donald John
Monday, September 20, 2010

Mr. Donald John Portelance, age 73, a resident of Thunder Bay passed away, unexpectedly at home on Monday, Sept. 20, 2010. Donald will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by the mother of his children Pat and their children...

Nickerson, John Alexander
Thursday, September 9, 2010

Dr. John Alexander Nickerson, aged 86, passed away peacefully at home in Thunder Bay on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010. John was born at the Nickerson home on 2nd St. South in Kenora on Oct. 27, 1923, the son of George Arthur Nickerson...

Cooper, William Charles
Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Mr. William Charles Cooper, age 88 years, passed away peacefully with his family at his side in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010.   Bill was born in Fort William on June 1, 1922 to Bill and...

Maltese, Doreen
Friday, September 3, 2010

MALTESE-   Doreen Maltese, a resident of Dawson Court passed away Friday, September 3, 2010.   Dolly was born in Port Arthur on September 24, 1928.   She attended local schools and graduated from North Bay Teachers College in 1945....

Fowler, Arline
Sunday, August 29, 2010

Mrs. Mary Arline Fowler, age 86 years passed away peacefully in Roseview Manor on Sunday, August 29, 2010. Arline was born on March 25, 1924 in Virden, Manitoba. She was brought up in various communities in Manitoba and was never in...

Grassi, Peter
Saturday, August 28, 2010

Mr. Peter Lawrence Grassi, age 88 years of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, August 28, 2010. Peter was born on March 2, 1922 in Falmenta, Italy to Angela and John...

STOKALUK, Julian
Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Mr. Julian Stokaluk, age 83 years passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, August 25, 2010. Julian was born on February 12, 1927 in Port Arthur to Anthony and Lily Stokaluk. He worked for the Port Arthur Ship Building Company for 40 years and...

Johnson , Donald Basil
Saturday, August 21, 2010

Mr. Donald Basil Johnson age 76 years, passed away unexpectedly in the University of Ottawa Heart Institute following bypass surgery on Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010 with his wife Sonja by his side. Don was born on March 11, 1934...

Frade, Jose Martins
Sunday, August 15, 2010

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jose Martins Frade, age 83 years, on Sunday August 15, 2010 at Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Centre after battling ill health for many years. Jose was born January...

Pampu, Elsie Lillian
Thursday, August 5, 2010

Mrs. Elsie Lillian Pampu, age 84 years, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Wednesday, Aug. 5 in St. Joseph's Hospice. Elsie was born on October 9, 1925 in Dryden, Ontario. She was raised and educated there and at 17 moved...

Laurin , Ulla Maija
Sunday, August 1, 2010

Mrs. Ulla Maija Laurin (nee Mantyla), age 61 years, lost her courageous battle with cancer in hospital...

Kamarainen, Helvi
Sunday, July 25, 2010

Mrs. Helvi Julia Kamarainen "Mummu", passed away peacefully in Bethammi Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, July 25, 2010. Mummu was born on February 13, 1924 in Sonkajarvi, Finland. She immigrated to Canada in 1952...

Ostojic, Petar
Friday, July 16, 2010

Mr. Petar Ostojic, age 75 years of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre with family praying at his side on Friday, July 16, 2010. Born in Tkon, Croatia on May 27, 1935, Petar...

Vaillant, Edmond Joseph
Thursday, July 15, 2010

Mr. Edmond Joseph Vaillant, 92, a lifetime resident of the Baird farming community passed away peacefully at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, July 15, 2010.   Edmond was born in Port Arthur on July 14,...

Litrenta, Carmela
Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Beloved wife, mother and grandmother, Carmela Litrenta, passed away peacefully in St. Joseph's Hospital on Wednesday morning, July 14, 2010. She was born in Zumbano, Italy on July 17, 1920. She married the love of her life,...

Ridler , Susie Joanna
Monday, July 12, 2010

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we say goodbye to Susie Joanna “Joan” Ridler (nee Shortill), our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who passed away on Monday, July 12, 2010. Joan was born...

Matson, Verna
Thursday, July 8, 2010

Mrs. Verna Matson, 69, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Thursday, July 8, 2010 in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre following a massive stroke. Verna was born in Fort William...

Smith, Scott
Wednesday, July 7, 2010

SCOTT SMITH August 21, 1960 – July 7, 2010 Scott Smith, age 49 years, passed away at home after a short but courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, July 7, 2010. Scott was a local boy and spent...

Martyn, Beverley
Thursday, July 1, 2010

Mrs. Beverley Florence Martyn (nee Delyea), age 72 years, passed away peacefully in St. Joseph's Hospice with family by her side on Thursday, July 1, 2010. Beverley was born and raised in Fort William. She worked for the Department of Lands...

Perkins, Donna Christine
Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Miss Donna Christine Perkins, age 18 years, passed away peacefully after a struggle with leukemia on Tuesday, June 15, 2010 in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. Donna was born on May 18, 1992 in Thunder Bay and was raised and educated...

Poulin, Rosalie
Saturday, June 12, 2010

Mrs. Rosalie “Rose” Poulin, age 96 years, passed away on Saturday, June 12, 2010. Rose was born and raised in Port Arthur where she raised five children. She attended St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church for many years. Rose lead a...

Zdebiak, Mary
Thursday, June 10, 2010

ZDEBIAK- Mrs. Mary Zdebiak, age 94 years, a long time resident of Hodder Avenue, passed away peacefully with family at her side in the T.B.R.H.S.C. on Thursday, June 10, 2010 after a short illness. Mary was born in Fort William on...

Colistro, Giuseppe
Wednesday, June 9, 2010

COLISTRO- Mr. Giuseppe Colistro, age 67 years, passed away peacefully with his family at his side in the T.B.R.H.S.C. on Wednesday, June 9, 2010. Giuseppe was born in Grimaldi, Cosenza, Italy on July 21, 1942 to Fortunato and Faustina...

Loukola, Donald
Thursday, June 3, 2010

Donald Weikko Loukola (60) died at his home peacefully but unexpectedly in true Canadian fashion – watching the hockey game. Don was born 8 February 1950 in Port Arthur, Ontario and spent most of his life living in Pearson Township. He spent the...

Scott-Hannam, Willow
Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Willow Elisabeth Scott-Hannam, age 4 years, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at Winnipeg Health Sciences Centre. Willow was born on November 20, 2005 in Thunder Bay. She was an energetic JK student at Hyde Park Public...

Chiasson, Aloine
Sunday, May 23, 2010

Mr. Alonie “Al” Chiasson, age 86 years, resident of Matthews Street passed away peacefully with family by his side at Roseview Manor on Sunday, May 23, 2010. Alonie was born in Caraquet,...

Seppala, Mauri
Saturday, May 22, 2010

Mr. Mauri Seppala, age 64 years, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 22, 2010 at Hogarth Lake just about to go fishing. Mauri was born in Kemio, Finland on December 3, 1945 to Tauno and Inkeri (Mansikkamaa) Seppala. They...

Dunlop, John
Friday, May 21, 2010

Mr. John T. Dunlop, age 66 years, passed away with loved ones by his side on Friday, May 21, 2010 in T.B.R.H.S.C. John was born March 24, 1944 in London, England. He was raised in Scotland and immigrated to Canada in 1974. He worked as an electrician...

Lesschaeve-Young, Lois
Friday, May 21, 2010

Mrs. Lois Lesschaeve-Young, age 68, passed away on Friday, May 21, 2010. Lois was born in Fort William, on April 22, 1942 to Lynda (Seed) and Robert Fummerton. She took pride in her family and enjoyed every...

Mascotto, Jeannine
Wednesday, May 12, 2010

With prayers the family announces the passing of Jeannine Mascotto, their beloved sister, aunt, and great aunt after a lengthy illness. Jeannine was born on July 17, 1940 to John Mascotto and Annette Geretto in Geraldton Ontario. The...

HARRIS, MARJORIE
Tuesday, May 11, 2010

The family of Marjorie Harris, aged 86 years, is saddened to announce her passing on Tuesday, May 11. Marjorie was born on Dec. 23, 1923 in Fort William. The focus and loves of her life were her family, music, curling and the family camp...

Parkkari, Alli
Monday, May 10, 2010

Mrs. Alli Anneli Parkkari (nee. Morsky), age 72 years, passed away peacefully with family by her side in St. Joseph's Care Group on Monday, May 10, 2010. Alli was born in Kakisalmi, Finland on May 25, 1937. She resided in the cities of Mikkeli...

Dunnill, Michael
Saturday, May 8, 2010

The Reverend Michael Dunnill, age 76 years, fell asleep in the Lord on May 8, 2010 in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre following a long, courageous and dignified battle with health issues. He was lovingly surrounded by his wife...

Kirouac, Stella
Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Mrs. Stella Kirouac (nee Moroz) age 85 years, passed away peacefully in St. Joseph's Hospice on Wednesday, May 5, 2010. Stella was born January 10, 1925 in Hornpayne, Ontario. She attended school in Fort Frances, Ontario, lived in...

Crowe, Mary
Sunday, May 2, 2010

Mrs. Mary Crowe, age 63 years, passed away peacefully with family by her side at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, May 2, 2010. Mary was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. She was kind, caring and giving...

Fillmore, Barbara
Friday, April 30, 2010

Barbara Ann Fillmore (Donohue/ Abbott) a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully at St. Joseph's Hospice with her family by her side on Friday, April 30, 2010 after a courageous battle with cancer. Barb was born in Geraldton....

King, Celia
Friday, April 30, 2010

Mrs. Celia Alice King, a resident of Jasper Place passed away in the T.B.R.H.S.C. on Friday, April 30, 2010 at the age of 98 years. Celia was born in Birmingham, England on September 12, 1911 to Frederick and Alice Mills and immigrated...

Pilon, Eleanor
Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Mrs. Eleanor Pilon, age 86 years, a longtime resident of Rockwood Avenue, passed away peacefully with family at her side in the T.B.R.H.S.C. on Wednesday, April 28, 2010. Eleanor was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on January 18, 1924 to Arthur...

Keller, Rita
Monday, April 26, 2010

Rita Helen Celina Keller passed away after a long struggle with COPD, at St. Joseph ’s Hospital with her family by her side on Monday, April 26, 2010. Rita was born and raised in Noranda...

Balenovich, Martin
Thursday, April 22, 2010

Mr. Martin Balenovich, age 87 years, formerly of Grenville Avenue, passed away peacefully in Bethammi Nursing Home on Thursday, April 22 with his family by his side. Martin was born in Croatia on March 22, 1923. He immigrated...

Larsen, Lawrence
Monday, April 19, 2010

Lawrence, Dad, Grandpa is a man we should all remember for his work ethic and his appreciation for the small things in life.   Lawrence was born at the Port Arthur General on February 19, 1947 to Lawrence and Lillian Larsen of Nipigon.  He...

Reinikka, Kari
Thursday, April 15, 2010

  Mr. Kari Vaino Juhani Reinikka, age 64, passed away on Thursday, April 15, 2010 in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre surrounded by family and friends. Kari was born in Sievi , Finland on December...

Sundell, Margaret
Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Mrs.   Margaret Sundell, aged 75 years, a lifelong resident of Thunder Bay, passed away at home after a brave battle with cancer on April 13 th , 2010. Margaret started her working career at Greta’s hair salon and attained...

Berg, Kenneth
Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Kenneth Gustav Berg (May 27, 1949 ~ October 27, 2009) Son of Gustav Berg and Lillie Berg (née Selland), brother of Richard Berg. Born and raised in St. Catharines, Ontario, Ken attended high school at St. C.C.I. & V.S...

Bourque, Mark
Sunday, April 11, 2010

BOURQUE- Mr. Mark Rene Bourque, age 44 years, passed away unexpectedly at his residence on Sunday, April 11, 2010. Mark was born in Port Arthur on April 10, 1966 to Lewis and Eleanor Bourque. He loved the years...

Mendowegan, Nalda
Saturday, April 10, 2010

Nalda Mendowegan, age 27 years of Thunder Bay, passed away at her home on Saturday, April 10, 2010.Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 NOON on Friday, April 16 th , 2010 in the Chapel of Harbourview Funeral Centre, 499 North Cumberland...

Pumphrey, Clara
Sunday, April 4, 2010

Clara Pumphrey, age 92 passed away peacefully with family by her side, on Easter Sunday April 4,2010 in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. Clara was born on December 27,1917 in Armstrong, Ont. She enjoyed visiting with...

Simpson, Thomas Steven
Saturday, April 3, 2010

Mr. Thomas Steven Simpson, 53, passed away peacefully at St. Joseph's Care Group on Saturday, April 3, after a lengthy battle with cancer.  Tom was born in Paisley, Scotland on February 23, 1957 to Jimmy and Margaret Simpson.  He immigrated...

TOMIAK, Edward (Eddie) Leonard
Saturday, April 3, 2010

It is with shock and great sadness that the family announces the sudden passing of our beloved husband, daddy, grandpa/papa, son, brother and brother-in-law, on Saturday, April 3rd, 2010. Eddie was born April 21, 1948 in Farfal, Germany...

Storozuk, Ken
Friday, April 2, 2010

Mr. Ken Storozuk, age 44 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away unexpectedly at his mother-in-law's home, on Good Friday, April 2, 2010. Ken was a unique and unforgettable individual, which endeared him to those who knew him....

Tuomisto, Sirkka
Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Sirkka Kyllikki Tuomisto, passed away peacefully on March 31, 2010 at the age of 90 years. She was born on September 12, 1919 in Hausjärvi,Finland. Sirkka was educated in Finland, then moved to Canada with her husband Heimar in 1957....

Skoropad, William
Tuesday, March 30, 2010

It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of William (Bill) Skoropad at the age of 91, on Tuesday March 30, 2010, in Versa Care. Bill was born on January 27, 1919 to Ivan Skoropad and Anna Galas, in the village...

Krawczuk, Michael
Sunday, March 28, 2010

Mr. Michael Krawczuk, age 45 years, resident of Thunder Bay, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, March 28, 2010. Mike will be remembered for his strong work ethic and his willingness to always lend a helping hand to anyone in need....

Rizzo, Avery
Saturday, March 27, 2010

Baby Avery Diane Rizzo, passed away unexpectedly after a brief illness with her loving family at her side in the T.B.R.H.S.C. on Saturday, March 27, 2010. She was born on February 24, 2010 to Tony and Janelle Rizzo. Though we only had her...

Bushby, Andrew
Saturday, March 27, 2010

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the quiet passing of Andrew Benjamin Bushby, age 83, on March 27, 2010 after a lengthy illness. Andrew was born in Whitemouth, Manitoba on April 25, 1926 and as a young man chose to serve his country...

Harms, Ruth
Friday, March 26, 2010

The family of Ruth Harms sadly announces her passing at St Joseph’s Hospice on Friday, March 26, 2010. Ruth was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on October 30, 1929. She met her husband Hank while working as a dietary aid at Dear Lodge Hospital...

Braovac, Laura
Friday, March 26, 2010

Ms. Laura Braovac, age 57 years, a long time resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully with family and friends by her side in St. Joseph's Hospice on Friday, March 26, 2010 after a lengthy illness. Laura was born in Marathon, Ontario...

Gushel, Irene
Friday, March 26, 2010

Miss Irene Ann Gushel age 77 years, resident of Thunder Bay, died in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, on Friday, March 26, 2010. Irene was born and raised in Fort William and attended St. Peter’s School. She...

Cheesequay, Roger
Thursday, March 25, 2010

Roger Cheesequay, age 57 years of Thunder Bay, loving son, brother, father, uncle, grandfather, and great grandfather, passed away peacefully in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, March 25, 2010. Roger worked...

Power, Bruce
Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Bruce Power, age 58 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully at Thunder Bay Regional Hospital, on March 23, 2010. Bruce was born June 10, 1951 in Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland . He was a hard rock miner for 41 years....

Dlholucky, Ada
Monday, March 22, 2010

Mrs. Ada Adelaide Dlholucky (nee Sylvester) age 90 years, resident of Thunder Bay , died in St. Joseph ’s Hospital, on Thursday, March 18, 2010 . Ada was born in Fort William on June 6, 1919.  Ada  is survived...

Szafranski, Anna
Monday, March 22, 2010

Mrs. Anna Szafranski, age 88 years, passed away peacefully with family by her side, in St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hospice Unit, on Monday March 22, 2010. Born in Kiev, Ukraine in 1922, she later came to Canada in 1951 settling in the area....

Lockhart, Robert
Saturday, March 20, 2010

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Robert (Bob) Guy Lockhart who died unexpectedly on Saturday, March 20, 2010. Bob will be forever missed and lovingly remembered by his wife of almost 42 years, Diane (nee Taylor), his...

Pajamaki, Lyle
Tuesday, March 16, 2010

With broken hearts the family announces the passing of Lyle John Pajamaki on March 16, 2010 at St. Joseph’s Hospice, after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 58. Lyle will be forever loved and missed by wife Cheryl, son...

Lushney, Annie
Monday, March 15, 2010

Annie Nellie Lushney, age 77 years passed away peacefully on Monday, March 15, 2010 in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. Annie was born on May 26, 1932 in Port Arthur to Nellie and John Hyla. She attended Current River...

Poulin, Emily
Monday, March 15, 2010

Emily Jean Poulin (Dyc), a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully in the hospital with her family by her side, on March 15, 2010 after a courageous year-long battle with cancer. Emily was born in Port Arthur on February 13,...

McLean, Paul
Saturday, March 13, 2010

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beautiful and loving boy, Paul Francis McLean, age 24 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, on Saturday, March 13 th , 2010, surrounded by his family, after fighting a courageous two...

Hepp, Mervin
Friday, March 12, 2010

It is with heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of Mervin Kenneth Hepp, age 64 years, on Friday, March 12, 2010. Born in Fort William, on April 19, 1945, Mervin was the oldest of four children. As a young man, he went into the army....

O’Grady, Carolyn
Friday, March 12, 2010

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Carolyn O’Grady on March 12, 2010 at the age of 77 in St. Joseph’s Hospital in Thunder Bay. Carolyn was born on April 6, 1932 in Grenfell, Saskatchewan, moving to Thunder Bay...

Bobrowski-Donaldson, Valorie
Wednesday, March 10, 2010

As we grieve the loss of an amazing wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend, we valued and enjoyed the life that she lived. It is with the deepest sadness that we announce the passing of Valorie Loretta Bobrowski-Donaldson, age 45 years,...

Cupelli, Antonio
Wednesday, March 10, 2010

It is with great sadness that our family bids farewell to Antonio, who died on March 10, 2010 at the age of 89 years after an illness brought on by a stroke. Antonio was a veteran of Word War II who immigrated to Canada in 1957. He...

Thomson, Douglas
Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Mr. Douglas "Doug" Malcolm Thomson, age 59 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, ICU with family by his side on Wednesday, March 10 th , 2010. Doug grew up in Current...

Vibert, James
Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Adventurer and entrepreneur James Gordon Vibert passed away on his last day on the job Wednesday, March 10, 2010. Jim’s loss will be felt not only by his family and friends but by business colleagues, staff and the entire Upsala community....

Valley, Francis
Monday, March 8, 2010

Mr. Francis "Frank" Valley, age 72 years, of Sturgeon Bay Road, passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side, on Monday, March 8 th , 2010. Frank had worked in the Woodlands Industry for many years, most recently as...

Lopez, Diego
Saturday, March 6, 2010

With profound sadness and utmost grief, the parents and siblings of Diego Miguel Lopez announce his passing at the age of one week. Diego is survived by his father, Pablo Lopez (Sr.) and mother Jolyne Currie-Lopez (Sheffield); siblings:...

Kamo, Martha
Friday, March 5, 2010

KAMO 1921-2010 It is with great sadness that the family of Mrs. Martha (Masa) Kamo (nee Kayahara) announces her passing peacefully at home, surrounded by family, at the age of 88. Martha will be lovingly remembered and...

Harper, Irene
Thursday, March 4, 2010

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our mom, Irene Helen Harper (Louis) on Thursday, March 4, 2010, following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on April 26, 1933. Mom enjoyed camping, bingo, cooking, travelling...

LeClerc, Jean Marie
Thursday, March 4, 2010

Mr. Jean Marie LeClerc (Coco) passed away in Pinewood Court on Thursday, March 4, 2010. Jean was born in Quebec and at the early age of 15, he made his way to Ontario. He worked for many years in the woodlands harvesting wood for various...

Chezick, Kathie
Monday, March 1, 2010

It is with great sorrow that the family of Kathie Chezick announces her tragic passing on March 1 st 2010. A lifetime resident of Thunder Bay , she was passionate about her family, running, swimming, biking, and helping others through regularly...

Nadin, Livio
Sunday, February 28, 2010

It is with heavy hearts and deep sorrow that we announce the passing of a loving husband, father, nonno, brother and uncle Beebe. He was born on June 25, 1925 in Ranzano, Pordenone, Italy. Livio left his homeland in February, 1951 alongside...

King, Adam
Saturday, February 27, 2010

Mr. Adam King, age 46 years, a resident of Thunder Bay passed away on February 27, 2010. Adam loved boxing. He was a talented "Feather Weight" and is fondly remembered by former coach, Joe Major. Adam will be sadly missed and...

Lavoie, Roger
Saturday, February 27, 2010

Mr. Roger Regis Lavoie, age 83 years, a resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully with his family at his side, in St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hospice Unit, on February 27, 2010. Born in Ste. Donat,...

Banning, Francis
Monday, February 22, 2010

Yesterday our beautiful father died. What tribute can you pay a man whose whole life was a tribute? A tribute to goodness, kindness, caring and generosity. Francis Fasano Banning passed away on his 84 th birthday with his loving family by...

Salmi, Svante
Monday, February 22, 2010

It is with great sadness the family announce the passing of Svante Salmi on Monday, February 22, 2010, at Roseview Manor at the age of 100 years. He was born on June 10 th , 1909 in Nolalu and was the last surviving member of his family...

Kutzak, Dora
Sunday, February 21, 2010

Mrs. Dora Kutzak age 95 years, a resident of Thunder Bay passed away on Sunday, February 21, 2010 at the St. Joseph's Hospital-Hospice Unit.  Dora was born in Sirko, MB on August 23, 1914.  She married George Kutzak on November 1, 1936 in Sundown,...

Girvin, Robert
Sunday, February 21, 2010

It is with great sadness that the family of Robert "Bob" Girvin announces his passing at St. Joseph’s Hospice, surrounded by his loving family in the early morning hours of Sunday, February 21, 2010 at the age of 85. Bob was born in Brandon,...

Knez, George
Sunday, February 21, 2010

Michael GEORGE Knez, age 91 years, passed away peacefully at Roseview Manor on February 21, 2010 with family at his side.    George was born in Port Arthur July 31, 1918.  He was educated locally and held various jobs within the...

Bachinski, Metro
Saturday, February 20, 2010

Mr. Metro "Mike" Bachinski, age 85 years, resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully in Hogarth Riverview Manor on Saturday, February 20, 2010. Mike was born in Fort William. In his early years he lived in the East End of Thunder...

O'Brien, Michael
Saturday, February 20, 2010

Michael James O’Brien, age 60 years of Thunder Bay, passed away on February 20, 2010. Michael’s only wish was to have had more time to spend with his grandsons whom he loved dearly. Michael is survived by his daughter Michelynn...

Wywrot, Walter
Thursday, February 18, 2010

Mr. Walter “Wally” Wywrot passed away peacefully on Thursday Feb. 18 th 2010 at Versa Care Centre (formerly of Minnesota St.).  He will be remembered for his love of life, his kindness to others and his involvement in the community. Throughout his...

Bruni, James
Sunday, February 14, 2010

Mr. James "Jim" Bruni age 81 years a resident of Thunder Bay passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Sunday, February 14, 2010 at the T.B.R.H.S.C. Born in Port Arthur, Jim was a lifelong resident of the city. He attended...

Marci, Vincenzo
Sunday, February 14, 2010

We, the family of Vincenzo Macri are deeply saddened to announce our beloved father, brother, uncle and grandfather passed into eternal rest surrounded by family on Sunday February 14, 2010 at St. Joseph hospital at the age 68 years. ...

Fazzari, Lina
Sunday, February 14, 2010

Ms. Lina Fazzari, age 77 years, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, February 14, 2010. Lina was born on November 4, 1932 in Cetraro, Italy to Allessandro and Teresina (Rizzuti) Fazzari. She was raised in Serra Padace where she...

Grassia, Natalina
Saturday, February 13, 2010

Natalina Maria Grassia December 26, 1937 – February 13, 2010 It is with profound sorrow in our hearts that we must announce the passing of Natalina Maria Grassia (Piccolo) on Saturday February 13, 2010 at St. Joseph’s Hospital....

Durston, Garry
Friday, February 12, 2010

Dad passed away peacefully Friday morning. He and mom are back together again, and Greek dancing has started in the heavens. Thank you to all the family and friends that were there for him in times of need. Thank you to all the wonderful caring...

Pepe, Antonetta
Friday, February 12, 2010

Mrs. Antonetta Michelina Filomena Pepe December 19, 1928 – February 12, 2010 We the family of Mrs. Antonetta Pepe (nee Acquaviva) are deeply saddened to announce that our beloved Mama, Mamanon...

Buys, Hendrik
Thursday, February 11, 2010

Mr. Hendrik "Hank" Buys, age 77 years, passed away peacefully in hospital surrounded by his family on Thursday, February 11, 2010. Hank was born in Holland on July 25, 1932. He was the second oldest of ten children born to Jan and...

Johnson, Donald
Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Dr. Donald Alexander Charles "Donnie" Johnson, age 74 years, passed away in the T.B.R.H.S.C. Tuesday, February 9, 2010. Donnie was born in Port Arthur on May 1, 1935, to Alex and Marion Johnson. He grew up in Port Arthur, attending local schools...

Kalibatas, RIta
Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Mrs. Rita Anne Kalibatas age 80 years, a resident of Thunder Bay passed away on Tuesday, February 9, 2010 at the T.B.R.H.S.C. Born in Pointe Anne, Ontario, Rita has resided in Thunder Bay for 58 years. She loved her music and having a good...

Lunn, Bruce
Monday, February 8, 2010

Bruce John Lunn passed away peacefully at his ranch on Monday, February 8th, 2010. Born in Fort William on October 7th, 1945, he grew up in Sioux Lookout before returning home in his teens, where he met many life long friends in Vickers Heights....

Stasiuk, Oscar
Sunday, February 7, 2010

The family of Oscar Stasiuk is saddened to announce that he passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 7, 2010 at St. Joseph's Palliative Care Unit. Born October 31, 1927 in Fort William, Ontario to Paul and Mary Stasiuk. ...

Paxton, Rose Anne
Sunday, February 7, 2010

It is with great sadness that the family of Rose Anne Paxton (nee Adams) announce her passing on February 7, 2010 at 10:50PM at Bethammi surrounded by her family and all their love. Rose was born in Port Arthur on March 19, 1921, the second...

Wallick, Catherine
Saturday, February 6, 2010

"Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, and into an inheritance that can never perish, spoil...

Marczynski, Florence
Saturday, February 6, 2010

Mrs. Florence Violet Marczynski, age 87 years, a resident of Hogarth Riverview Manor, passed away peacefully at her residence on Saturday, February 6, 2010. Florence was born in London, England on February 17, 1922. She served as a WREN with...

Jung, Helen
Friday, February 5, 2010

Helen Jung passed away peacefully on Fri. Feb. 5th, 2010 with family by her side. She was born Helen Wong in Winnipeg on Nov. 11, 1921 to parents Wong Fook Toy and Chan See, and grew up the eldest of five children in the small Manitoba...

Carroll, John
Friday, February 5, 2010

On Friday, February 5, 2010, at the age of 58 years, John Joseph Carroll of Thunder Bay, Ontario passed away suddenly with his wife, Joanne, by his side at the end of a vacation in Cuba. ...

Murray, Donna
Monday, January 25, 2010

Mrs. Donna Jean Murray (nee Graham), age 57 years a long time resident of Lyle Street, passed away at the TBRHSC on Monday, January 25, 2010 following a brief illness. Born December 26, 1952 in Port Arthur, Ontario, she was the daughter...

Stieh, Richard
Sunday, January 24, 2010

Richard Nelson Stieh passed away at Versa Care on Sunday, January 24, 2010. He is survived by his sister Jean Wolpert of Cleveland, Ohio and many nephews and nieces. A private funeral service was held on Tuesday, January 26, 2010. Interment...

Drindak, John
Friday, January 22, 2010

Mr. John Joseph Drindak passed away suddenly at home on Friday, January 22, 2010, at the age of 82 years. John was born and raised in Thunder Bay. He was a well-known business man who began his business, Central Plumbing, in 1961. He was an...

Collins, Susan
Monday, January 18, 2010

Ms. Susan Gail Collins, age 52 years, a lifelong resident of Thunder Bay, passed away peacefully with family by her side in St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hospice Unit on Monday, January 18, 2010. Susan was educated in local schools and from...

Ypma, Henny
Sunday, January 17, 2010

"No one has seen, No ear has heard, No mind has conceived, What God has prepared for those who love him" (1 Cor.2:9) It is with deep sorrow that the family of Henny Ypma announces her passing on Sunday, January 17th, 2010 after a courageous...

Mackie, Esther Sylvia
Wednesday, January 13, 2010

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Esther Sylvia Mackie, nee "Rajala" at the age of 95 years. Esther was born in Nolalu on Dec. 25, 1914. She married George Mackie and lived in Nakina, Ont., for many years....

Dubeau, Muriel
Monday, January 11, 2010

It is with saddened hearts that we lay to rest Mureil Dubeau, loving Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother. Mureil is survived by brothers: Cecil, Winston and Russel; daughters: Suzanne, Lorraine, Pauline, Mary Anne, Lucy, and...

Belanger, Stephanie
Saturday, January 9, 2010

Stephanie Faith Belanger, of Dixon Street, passed away peacefully with her family by her side in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on January 9, 2010 at the age of 23. Stephanie's specialness affected & touched many liv...

Cooke, Shirley
Saturday, January 9, 2010

We sadly announce the passing of Shirley Elizabeth Cooke, resident of Thunder Bay, age 64 years, who died suddenly at her home on Saturday, January 9, 2010. Born August 10, 1945 in Fort William, Ontario, to parents Frieda and Fred Walz...

Kraft, Alexander
Friday, January 8, 2010

It is with very sad hearts that we announce the passing of Mr. Alexander Isaac Kraft, age 85 years, resident of Thunder Bay. Alex passed away suddenly on the evening of Friday January 8 th , 2010, in the loving company of his daughter Joan....

Boress, William
Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Mr. William "Bill" Ernest Boress age 68 years, resident of Thunder Bay, died in Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, on Tuesday, January 5, 2010. Bill was born and raised locally and attended Ogden and Selkirk High School. Due to the...

Hand, Clarence
Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Mr. Clarence Earl Hand age 93 years of Thunder Bay passed away unexpectedly but peacefully at Thunder Bay Regional Hospital on Tuesday, January 5th, 2010. Clarence was born on Welsh’s farm in Pearl, Ontario on August 24 th , 1916 and...

Drappo, Mary
Monday, January 4, 2010

It is with deep sorrow that the family announces the passing of Mary Irene Drappo, nee Whitlock at 88 years of age. Born October 16 th , 1921 in Huntsville, Ontario, she spent her early years in Timmins. Mary married Wilfred in 1940...

Lockwood, John
Sunday, January 3, 2010

Mr. John Hogarth Lockwood, passed away Sunday, January 3, 2010 at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. John was an exceptional person and will be missed by his family and many friends. If you knew John you loved him, his wit, his...

Roy, Noel
Sunday, January 3, 2010

Noel Richard Roy, 65 years old, but 8 years old at heart, passed away peacefully in hospital on January 3, 2010. Noel was supported by Avenue II and was a very dedicated worker for L.A.C.L. now known as Community Living of Thunder Bay...

Porter, Jenny
Sunday, January 3, 2010

Mrs. Gertrude Jenny Porter passed away peacefully at Pioneer Ridge on Sunday, January the 3rd 2010. Her loving husband and family and her lifelong friend Helen Morancy were at her side. Gertie was born at the family home on August the 19th...

Docs, Guy
Friday, January 1, 2010

Guy, age 57 years, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 1, 2010 at home. He was born in Hungary and immigrated to Canada at age 6. He travelled and worked on various jobs throughout Canada as a truck driver, Air Traffic Controller,...

Alkier, Karl
Saturday, December 19, 2009

It is with great sadness the family announces the death of Karl Alkier. Karl was taken suddenly from us on December 19 th , 2009. Karl was born in Weilmunster, Germany on January 18 th , 1956 and was the son of Karl (Drago) Alkier and Anna...

Muir, Sylvia
Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Mrs. Sylvia Marie Muir, age 79 years, a resident of Roseview Manor for the last 10 years, passed away at her residence on Wednesday, December 16, 2009. She was born in Port Arthur on June 8, 1930 and was a lifetime resident. Marie was a loving...

Gerrard, Gordon
Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Mr. Gordon Harold Gerrard, age 93 years, resident of Brandon, Manitoba and former resident of Maplecrest Towers in Thunder Bay passed away in Brandon on November 25, 2009. Gordon was born in London, Ontario where he lived until 1940 until...

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