John Peter Cunningham passed away on Aug. 10, 2013 at his home in Victoria, BC, at the age of 57, having battled ALS.
John was born on Oct. 3, 1955, in Fort Frances, ON.
With love and heavy hearts the children of Douglas Keith Gill announce his passing on Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 with his family by his side.
Doug was born Oct. 3, 1936 in Emo, Ont. to the late Frank and Jessie Gill.
Dad grew up in Barwick where as a young man he helped out with the family business.
In loving memory of Wilbert Amos Tuckey, 83, who passed away peacefully on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, with family by his side, at the Dryden Regional Health Centre in Dryden, Ont.
Dad was born Aug. 25, 1929 in Oxdrift, Ont. to James and Minnie Tuckey.
His brother and sister were 17 and 15 years older, so he was always the baby in the family. The death his mother at age 13 had a profound effect.
Doug Gill of Fort Frances, Ont. passed away on Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 with his family by his side.
A complete obituary will follow.
It is with great sorrow that the family of Ernie Bird announces his passing on Friday, Aug. 2, 2013 at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
Ernie was born May 23, 1929 in Couchiching First Nation, not far from his family home. He grew up in Couchiching and as a young man joined the Royal Highland Black Watch Regiment, serving in the Korean War.
David Andrew McCaig, of Kamloops, B.C., passed away Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013 at 82 years of age.
Despite having a troubled life, Darlene Desorcy (Brown) was beautiful both inside and out.
In spite of her hardships, she remained soft and kind. She was able to forget slights and, ironically, it was a problem with forgetting that caused her demise.
Early-onset Alzheimer’s claimed her, at 55 years old, on April 27, 2012 with her daughter and son-in-law by her side.
James Edward (Jim)
May 17, 1950 - July 29, 2013
He struggled with life after being diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at the age of 13 years.
Jim lived his entire life in Fort Frances and had enthusiasm for many sports. He especially enjoyed curling, golfing, boating and was an avid pool player.
Linda Anne Dick, 64, of Red Lake, Ont., passed away died peacefully on Friday, July 26, 2013 at the Margaret Cochenour Memorial Hospital in Red Lake.
Linda was a nurse who touched many lives in both her personal and professional life, both at Red Lake hospital and the Red Lake gold mines.
Mae Mary DeGagne passed away March 26, 2013 in Whitby, Ont., where she was visiting her son, Dale, and family.
Mae was born May 1, 1935 to the late Karl and Annie Bodnarchuk.
She married her only love, Guy, who passed away June 14, 2010. They were married in 1952.
Robert D. Lindholm, 78, of Cloquet, Mn., passed away Monday, July 29, 2013 at his home with the love of his life, Isabelle, at his side.
He was born March 16, 1935 in Fort Frances, Ont. to Victor and Anna (Persson) Lindholm.
James John Carson McQuaker passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at the Emo Health Centre in Emo, Ont. in his 93rd year.
He was born Sept. 5, 1920 in Pattullo Township, Ont. on the farm his parents, William and Annie McQuaker, homesteaded.
He attended Pattullo #8 School. He met Iris Corrine Pearson when she came to teach at that school in 1943. They were married in Emo on Dec. 29, 1944.
James Edward (Jim) Armstrong passed away Monday, July 29, 2013 in Thunder Bay, Ont. with loved ones at his side.
A complete obituary will follow.
Ralph Douglas (“Dougie”) Boyd, 84, of Fort Frances, Ont., passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013, surrounded by his family, at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Centre in Thunder Bay, Ont.
Douglas was born Sept. 13, 1928 in Fort Frances, one of seven children to John “Jack” and Alba Boyd.
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, Dorothy Irene (Becker) Hayes, on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Thunder Bay, Ont.
Dorothy was born the first of three children on May 17, 1926 in Fort Frances, Ont. to the late Hosea and Lillian (Carter) Becker.