Monday, April 27, 2015

Obituaries

RALPH JOSEPH MESHAKE

Ralph Joseph Meshake, 58, of Thunder Bay, Ont., passed away quietly on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, with family by his side, in hospital in Thunder Bay, Ont.
Ralph was born June 2, 1954. He worked in various jobs throughout the district over his lifetime.
In earlier years, he was united in marriage to the former Julie Leonard. In recent years, he has lived in Thunder Bay.

WILLIAM PETER MIECHKOTA

William Peter Miechkota, 72, entered into eternal life on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont. as a consequence of cancer.
Born April 8, 1941 in Winnipeg, Man., and having been raised in Barwick, Ont., Peter attended high school in Fort Frances.

ALAN GRENNIER

Alan Grennier passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
A memorial service will be held Friday, May 17, 2013 at Guthrie United Church in Devlin, Ont.
A complete obituary will follow.
Online condolences may be offered at www.greenfuneralhomefortfrances.com

RALPH JOSEPH MESHAKE

Ralph Joseph Meshake, 58, of Thunder Bay, Ont., passed away quietly, with family by his side, on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 in hospital in Thunder Bay, Ont.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 3 p.m. at Green Funeral Home in Fort Frances, Ont., with Willie Wilson officiating.

VIOLA ELIZABETH STRAND

It is with great sadness that the family of Viola Elizabeth Strand announces her passing on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 with her family by her side.
Viola was born April 13, 1920 on her family farm outside of Gull Lake, Sask. to Mary and Rudolf Strand.
She had three sisters, Ester Peterson (Harold), Helen Brown (Oscar), and Evelyn Strand, and one brother, Oscar Strand, who all predeceased her.

DANIEL NUSSBAUMER

Daniel Nussbaumer, 93, went to be with His Lord and Saviour peacefully on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at his residence with his family by his bedside.
Daniel was born to Daniel and Babette Nussbaumer on June 14, 1919 in Basel, Switzerland.

COLIN BURRITT BROWN

With very sad hearts, the family of Colin Burritt Brown announces his passing in Toronto, Ont.
Colin was out on his afternoon walk when he suffered a heart attack on Thursday, May 2, 2013.
Colin was born July 31, 1963 in Kenora, Ont., the first of two sons born to Allan and Shirley (nee Pearson) Brown.

ELVIS DeBUNGEE (Zhaashaabwewishkang)

Sadly, the family announces the sudden passing of Elvis DeBungee, 56, of Rainy River First Nation, Ont., on Friday, May 3, 2013 at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
Elvis was born Dec. 12, 1956 in Emo, Ont. to Peter and Gladys DeBungee.

ERWIN JAMES GOULIQUER

The family sadly announces the passing of Erwin James Gouliquer, 68, on Monday, April 29, 2013 in Calgary, Alta.
Erwin was born Feb. 19, 1945 in Winnipeg, Man., and was the eldest of five children to Peter and Mary Gouliquer.
He was raised in Arbor Vitae, Ont. and at an early start he learned a strong work ethic with the sudden passing of his father when Erwin was nine years old.

HENRY PETE MACEDON

Henry Pete Macedon, 75, of International Falls, Mn., passed away quietly on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at the Sanford Medical Center in Bemidji, Mn.
He was born May 27, 1937 in Winnipeg, Man. to Mary and Peter Macedon.

ASTRID FAIRNINGTON

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Astrid (Persson/Mosbeck) Fairnington announces her passing on Friday, May 3, 2013 in Fort Frances, Ont.
She was born Nov. 18, 1916 to J. Alfred and Christine Persson in Rich Valley, Alta.

MARGARET BARTLETT

Margaret Bartlett, 90, of Rainycrest Long-Term Care, 550 Osborne St., Fort Frances, Ont., went to be with her Lord peacefully on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at her residence.
She was born March 17, 1923 in Fort Frances to the late Magnus and Margaret Martinson.

VIOLA STRAND

The family wishes to announce the passing of Viola Strand, of Fort Frances, Ont., on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances.
Funeral arrangements pending, and a complete obituary will follow.

ALANA JOY FYFE

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Alana Joy Fyfe on Thursday, May 2, 2013, surrounded by family who love and will miss her dearly.
Alana will be sadly missed by her children, Jamie Lynn Anderson, Bradley Fyfe, David Fyfe, and Michael Fyfe; and additions to her family, Rob Mellick and Heather Watts.

MARGARET SENEVA HANSON

Margaret Seneva Hanson passed away peacefully, at the age of 100, on Friday, May 3, 2013 with her family by her side in Rainy River, Ont.
A celebration of Margaret’s life will be held Tuesday May 7, 2013 at 11 am. at the Bergland Hall in Bergland, Ont.
A complete obituary will follow.