Thursday, October 30, 2014

Obituaries

LYLE HAROLD PLUMRIDGE

It is with great sadness that his family announces the passing of Lyle Harold Plumridge of Fort Frances, Ont.
Lyle was born June 16, 1957 in Atikokan, Ont. to Joseph and Maxine Plumridge. He moved with his family to Fort Frances in 1965.
Lyle attended Fort Frances High School and Confederation College, where he studied broadcasting.

THERESA DESCHAMPS

Theresa Deschamps, of 663 First St. E., Fort Frances, Ont., passed away at her home Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012.
She was born in Penetaguishene, Ont. to the late James and Rosanna Deschamps.
Theresa moved to Fort Frances in 1936. She later moved to the United States, where she worked as a nurse for many years until her retirement in 1970.

LYLE PLUMRIDGE

It is with great sadness that the family announces Lyle Harold Plumridge, of 532 Front St., Fort Frances, Ont., passed away peacefully on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2012 at the Thunder Bay Regional Hospital in Thunder Bay, Ont.
A complete obituary will follow.

LEO WHITECROW (Saa-kaa-taay-gaabow)

Leo Whitecrow (Saa-kaa-taay-gaabow), 45, of Seine River First Nation, Ont., passed away Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 in Fort Frances, Ont.
Leo was born May 17, 1967 in Fort Frances to the late Leonard Whitecrow and Elsie Blackjack.
Leo lived most of his life in Seine River First Nation. He worked as a firefighter and carpenter in the community for many years.

WALTER ANDRUSCO

We announce with profound sorrow that on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, Walter Andrusco passed away peacefully at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.

DONALD ARTHUR FOSTER

It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Donald Arthur Foster, of Emo, Ont., on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 at Rainycrest Long-Term Care in Fort Frances, Ont.
Don was born April 18, 1930 in Moose Jaw, Sask. to Arthur and Laura Foster.

WALTER ANDRUSCO

Walter Andrusco, 105, of Fort Frances, Ont., passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances.
Funeral arrangements are pending, and a complete obituary will follow.

THERESE JOLICOEUR

Therese Jolicoeur (nee Cote) passed away at the age of 83, after a brief battle with cancer, on Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 at the Rainy River Health Centre in Rainy River, Ont.
Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church in Rainy River.
A complete obituary will follow.

JOHN LESLIE COCHRANE (Shaapokiigaabo)

John Leslie Cochrane (Shaapokiigaabo) passed away Friday, Oct. 26, 2012 at Rainy Lake, Ont.
John was born Nov. 29, 1968 in Atikokan, Ont. to Allan Henderson and Lorna Cochrane.
In his early years, John lived a simple life on the lake and land. John then moved with his family to Winnipeg, Man., where he made lifelong friends.

MARVIN ARTHUR ROWE

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Marvin Arthur Rowe of Rainy River, Ont., formerly of Thunder Bay, Ont., on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont. with his family by his side.
Marvin was born Dec. 27, 1927 in Silver Park, Sask. to Walter and Bertha Rowe.

BARBARA BALLNIK

In loving memory of Barbara Ballnik, 96, who passed away peacefully on Sunday, Oct, 21, 2012 at Rainycrest Long-term Care in Fort Frances, Ont.

DORREEN KITZUL

Dorreen Kitzul, 83, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012 at her residence in Rainycrest Long-Term Care in Fort Frances, Ont.

DYMTRO (MATT) GERULA

Dymtro (Matt) Gerula, 79, passed away at his home, after a brief battle with cancer, on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012.
Matt was born Nov. 2, 1932 in Sundown, Man.
A service will be held at the family home, 25 Grant Dr., on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 from 3-5 p.m.

FREDERICK ARNOULD HARTNELL

It is with great sadness that the family of Frederick Arnould Hartnell announces his passing.
With his loving wife and family surrounding him, he passed away peacefully, at his home in Rainy River, Ont., early Sunday morning, Oct. 28, 2012 at the age of 94.
Fred was born April 23, 1918 to Walter and Mary Hartnell in a log house in the Township of Blue, Ont. He was the oldest of five children.

DOREEN KITZUL

Doreen Kitzul, 83, of Rainycrest Long-Term Care in Fort Frances, Ont., passed away at her residence on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012.
A memorial service to celebrate Doreen’s life will be held Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 at 10 a.m. at Knox United Church in Fort Frances, with Rev. Barbara Miller officiating.
A complete obituary will follow.