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Obituaries "W" Surnames Death Notices

The following obits have been forwarded to me by Heather Umelas except as noted
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Alex W Fraser June 2.2001


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Obituary for Jean Willard

At the Heartwood LTC on Monday, May 6, 2013. Jean Elizabeth Margaret Willard (nee Gallinger) of Cornwall; age 90 years. Beloved wife of the late Clifford Willard. Dear sister of Basil, Hazel McIntyre (late Hugh), Alice MacDonald (late Donald) and June Russell. Predeceased by her siblings: Harold, Allan (Ruth), Ethel Gallinger. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Special aunt to Cathy, Brent, Dale, Lee and the late Dean McIntyre. Dear daughter of the late James Oscar Gallinger and the late Lily Dawson. Funeral arrangements under the care and direction of the Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd., 20 Main St. South Maxville (613-527-2898). A Private Memorial Service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations to the Charity of your Choice would be appreciated by the family. As a Memorial to Jean a tree will be planted in Memory Woods. A tree grows-memories live. Condolences may be made online at Munro Morris Funeral Homes --- added 6/29/13

Obituary for Colleen Windsor colleenwindsor
At the Ottawa Civic Hospital November 11, 2012, Colleen Marion Windsor (nee McDonald) at the age of 82. Beloved wife of the late William F. Windsor and from a previous marriage the late John Paul Dow. Loving mother of Glenn Dow (Debra), Grandmother of Nolan and Carleigh Dow and Jeremy Reese. She is predeceased by her parents John Ranald and Alice McDonald, one daughter Maureen Ann Reese (Terry) and one brother Frank McDonald. Colleen will be deeply missed by her aunts Annie MacLeod (Fraser), Irene McDonald, Francis Wylie (Eddie) and many cousins from the Glengarry, Ontario and Detroit, Michigan area. Colleen was a long time resident of Windsor, Ontario and a R.N. at the Windsor Western Hospital. She was also fiercely proud of her Scottish heritage and lived life to the fullest. Relatives and friends may call at the Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd., 114 Main St. South, Alexandria (613-525-2772) on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 from 7-9 pm. Following cremation, burial of cremated remains will take place in the Heavenly Rest Cemetery, Windsor, Ontario. As expressions of sympathy, Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. As a Memorial to Colleen a tree will be planted in Memory Woods. A tree grows-memories live. Condolences may be made online at Morris & Munro

Update by Alex W Fraser 11/12

Received Aug 3/02

Montreal Gazette

Obituaries (07/27/02)
WELCHER, Margaret. 1916-2002. Margaret Welcher, nee Lennie, beloved widow of the late Russell Welcher passed away at the Ottawa General Hospital on Tuesday, July 23, 2002. Margaret had suffered from three heart attacks in the past short time. Margaret is lovingly remembered by her daughter Heather Umelas (Mait) of Ottawa and by their daughters Tina Schlecker (Ryan) and Kari Shannon (Dennis) both of Vancouver, B.C., her son James Welcher (Fleurette) and their children Lucie and Patric all of Montreal, sister-in-law Betty Welcher of Calgary and many nieces and nephews. The family wishes to give special thanks to Dr. Kathryn McFarland for her extraordinary care and support this difficult time. Burial will take place on Monday, July 29 at 1 p.m. at Mount Royal Cemetery, Montreal, Qc. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the HeartStroke Foundation would be appreciated.
The Montreal Gazette, Area Code 514

Heather Umelas nee Welcher

Received June 23.01


WALES, D. Gordon

Wednesday, September 20, 2000
WALES, D. Gordon
Wales, D. Gordon, Lieutenant Commander Retired, Royal Canadian Navy, passed away from complications due to surgery, on Monday, September 18, 2000, at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital, Fredericton. Born in London, Ontario in 1928, schooling in Cornwall, Ontario, attended Royal Roads Navy College, served in active duty with the RCN 1947-1970, (serving in Korea), worked for the Nova Scotia Government 1970-1972 and New Brunswick Department of Transportation, 1972-1990. Survived by wife, Jeannette Landry, sons Mathieu, Tim and Andrew, daughter Susanne and sister Mary Jean Liiv (Henry). Active in the United Services Institute, Royal Canadian Naval Association, Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #4, Fredericton Stamp Club and member of the Wesley United Church. As was his wish, he will be cremated, ashes scattered at sea by the Navy and will have a Memorial Service followed by a Legion Tribute, on Thursday September 21 at 2 pm at the Fredericton Legion, 199 Queen Street. Donations in lieu of flowers to NB Diabetes Association, Canadian Naval Memorial Trust (HMCS Sackville) or a charity of your choice. Arrangements entrusted to McAdam's Funeral Home. (506) 458-9170.


Wednesday, December 27, 2000
At the Cornwall General Hospital, Cornwall, Ontario, on Sunday, December 24, 2000. John (Jack) Chester Warren of 15 Edward Street, Cornwall; age 65 years. Dear father of Troy Douglas Morrissey. Dear son of the late John Chester Warren and the late Vera Aletha Adams. Dear brother of Ethel Warren of Cornwall. Dear uncle of Catherine (Cathy) (Mrs. Paul Moise) of Cornwall, Richard Atchison (Nancy) and Stephen Landreville both of Constance Bay, Ontario. Predeceased by infant son, Timothy Warren, one brother, Arthur Warren and by one sister, Sadie Warren. Resting at the Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes, West Branch, 20 Seventh Street West, Cornwall (613) 932-8482, from 7 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral Thursday, December 28, 2000 for Service in the Memorial Chapel of the Funeral Home at 11 a.m. Reverend Jim Megill officiating. Spring interment, Woodlawn Cemetery, Cornwall. The family will be in attendance from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday and from 10 a.m. until time of service on Thursday. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Parkinson's Foundation of Canada would be appreciated by the family.


WILLIAMS, Florence Audrey (nee Hansuld)

Monday, April 10, 2000
WILLIAMS, Florence Audrey (nee Hansuld)
On Friday, April 7, 2000, of Alexandria, Virginia. Beloved wife for 54 years of Lynn Williams, loving mother of Judy of Chilliwack, British Columbia, David and his wife Sharon of Calgary, Alberta, Barbara and her husband Christopher of Toronto, Ontario and Brian of Alexandria, Virginia. Sister of Howard Hansuld, and the late Mary Moore. Proud grandmother of Sarah and Michael; Rebecca, Jeremy, Evan and Christopher; Amanda, Kimberly and Gregory. Audrey was born in Toronto in 1923, and raised in Hamilton, Ontario, where she graduated from McMaster University in 1944. She devoted her life to her family, raising her children, and actively supporting her husband's career in the labour movement. She also did volunteer committee work with Unicef in Toronto and The United Way in Pittsburgh. She enjoyed her homes and neighbours in Welland, Toronto, Pittsburgh and Washington. She loved travelling, spending time with her extended family, and visits with her many friends. Exceedingly kind, generous and thoughtful, Audrey will be fondly remembered and greatly missed. Funeral services private. A service in celebration of her life will be held in Toronto at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions directed to ALS research may be made to the ALS Society, 265 Yorkland Boulevard, Suite 300, Toronto, Ontario, M2J 1S5.


WILDING, Alfred Ernest
Friday, April 6, 2001
WILDING, Alfred Ernest
peacefully at the Glengarry Memorial Hospital, Alexandria on Thursday April 5th, 2001, age 79 years. Alfred Wilding of Alexandria. Beloved husband of Marie Theresa Lucarotti. Dear father of R.J. (Jack) of Montreal, Quebec, Mary (Tony Galuppo) of St. Lazare, Quebec, Helen Rosa (Paul D. Hasselback) of Lethbridge, Alberta and William (Nicole Milhomme) of Surrey, B.C. Survived by eight grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews, numerous grand-nieces and nephews as well as one great-grand niece. Also survived by one brother Sydney John Wilding of Australia. Predeceased by one sister and two brothers. Son of the late Rosa Lucas and the late William Wilding. Relatives and friends may call at Munro & Morris Funeral Homes, 114 Main Street South, Alexandria on Friday at 2 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Finnan's Cathedral, Alexandria on Saturday April 7th, 2001 at 11 a.m. Spring interment parish cemetery. Memorial donations to A.C.E.D. Parkhill 30 Goulburn Ave., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 8C8 or the Canadian Cancer Society, Box 90, Alexandria, Ontario K0C 1A0 would be appreciated. The family will be in attendance on Friday, April 6th from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Saturday, April 7th from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m.

Received June 22.01


Evelyn (nee Robinson).
Peacefully on August 27, 1999 at Pavillion Camille Lefebvre of Centre Hospitalier De Lachine in her eighty-fourth year. Predeceased in 1981 by her husband Owen, she leaves to mourn her daughter Carol McCormick of Pointe Claire, her brother Charles Cook (Margaret) of Calgary, nieces, nephews, grand-nieces grand-nephews and friends. Mass will take place at St. Finnan's Cathedral parish in Alexandria, Ontario on Saturday, September 11 at 11 a.m. followed by burial in St. Finnan's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Fondation Pearl-Harrington du Centre Hospitalier de Lachine, 650 16th Avenue, Lachine, Quebec H8S 3N5, would be greatly appreciated.
Publication Date: 1999-09-04

Standard Freeholder January 22, 1988 Page 17

  • Welcher William, at the Cornwall General Hospital on Wednesday January 20, 1988 in his 75th year. William Welcher of RR#1 Bainsville, Ontario. Beloved husband of Catherine Legroulx. Dear father of Jackie (Pat), of Bainsville, Kenneth (Vivian) and Marilyn (Mrs. Robert Ladouceur), both of Cornwall. Predeceased by one brother John. Sadly missed by one niece Shirley Secours and eight grandchildren Christine, Pierre, Jason, Kevin, Arthur, Jackie, Sherry-Lynn and Joanne. The family of the late William Welcher will receive friends at McArthur Bros. & MacNeil Ltd., funeral Homes, Oak Street, Lancaster, on Friday January 22 from 2:P.M. to 5:P.M. and 7:P.M. to 10 P.M. Funeral services will be held at the Funeral Home on Saturday January 23rd, at 2:P.M. followed by cremation. As expressions of sympathy Memorial Donations to the Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated by the family.

    Heather Umelas nee Welcher

    Standard Freeholder October 1, 1955 Page 18

  • Welcher, at third concession, Lancaster, Friday September 30. Richard Welcher in his 87th year. Resting at his late residence, third concession, Lancaster. Funeral will leave the residence Monday October 3rd at 1:30 for service in second concession Church at 2:P.M. Interment in second concession Cemetery.

    Heather Umelas nee Welcher

    Montreal Gazette

  • Received (05/28/01) NEW AD - Deaths
    WATSON, William Wallace. Passed away at the Hotel Dieu Hospital, Cornwall, Ontario on Thursday, May 24, 2001 in his eighty-third year. Beloved husband of Melba (nee Hill), dear father of Dr. W. Wallace Watson (Wendy-Anne) of Boston (formerly of Montreal and Toronto), grandfather of four, great grandfather of five.

    Predeceased by his daughter Wendy, sister Elaine and brother Arnold. Rested privately at Lahaie & Sullivan Funeral Home Cornwall, following cremation, at his request, his ashes will be scattered on the North Atlantic where he served six years in the RCNVR WWII. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation will be gratefully acknowledged.
    Montreal Gazette, Area Code 514

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    Heather Umelas nee Welcher

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