Friday, August 1, 2014

Obituaries

OLAF JOHN MOSLEY

With heavy hearts, the family of Olaf John Mosley announces his passing on Monday, July 28, 2014 with his family by his side.
Olaf (Butch) was born to Guro (Uttigar) and Ole Mosley on Feb. 24, 1925 in Fort Frances, Ont.
The fourth child of five born to Norweigan immigrants, he had a deep love and respect for his siblings, Gid, Jergen, Mary, and Sig.

KATHRYN MARJORIE BEAUCHENE

Kathryn (Kathy) Marjorie Beauchene (nee Advent) passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones, on Monday July 28, 2014 following a lengthy illness.
She was born May 6, 1960 to John and Marjorie Advent in Fort Frances, Ont.

DEE-ANNE (DARECHUK) KIELCZEWSKI

It is with profound sorrow that I announce the passing of my daughter, Dee-Anne Kielczewski, 57, of Thunder Bay, Ont., on July 21, 2014.
Dee passed away after struggling for eight months with lung cancer.
Dee-Anne was born June 19, 1957 in Fort Frances, Ont., the first-born to Bev Dawkins and the late Harry Darechuk.

LESLIE JANICE ARMIT

It is with deep sadness that Leslie Janice Armit’s family announces her peaceful passing, with loved ones by her side, on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at the Thunder Bay Regional Hospital in Thunder Bay, Ont.
She was born March 31, 1944 in Fort Frances, Ont. to the late Roy and Eldrid Tighe, where she grew up, attended school, and met the love of her life, Ray.

MELVIN CHARLES ENGE

Melvin Charles Enge, known as Merlin to family, passed on peacefully to his eternal reward on Wednesday, July 16, 2014.
He was born Dec. 20, 1925 in Winnipeg, Man. but moved with his mother, Clara Dimit, and grandparents to Rainy River District at an early age.
Working around Pinewood, Ont. in 1950, he met his wife, Jessie Hickerson, when she started teaching in the area.

PHYLLIS MARIE KREGER

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Phyllis Marie Kreger announceS her passing on Monday, July 21, 2014 in her 85th year.

OLAF JOHN MOSLEY

Olaf John Mosley, 89, of Fort Frances, Ont., passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
A memorial service will be held Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. at Green Funeral Home in Fort Frances.
A complete obituary will follow.

DONALD BENJAMIN

It is with great sorrow we announce the passing of Donald (Don) Benjamin on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at the age of 66 in Cranbrook, B.C.
He leaves behind his loving wife, Julie; two sons, Kirk and Alvin (wife); daughter, Sheri; and his grandchildren, step-children, and step-grandchildren whom he adored dearly.

LESLIE JANICE ARMIT

It is with deep sadness that Leslie Janice Armit’s family announces her peaceful passing, with loved ones by her side, on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at the Thunder Bay Regional Hospital in Thunder Bay, Ont.
She was born March 31, 1944 in Fort Frances, Ont. to the late Roy and Eldrid Tighe, where she grew up, attended school, and met the love of her life, Ray.

LESLIE JANICE ARMIT (TIGHE)

It is with deep sadness that the family of Leslie Janice Armit (Tighe) announces her passing on Thursday, July 24, 2014 in Thunder Bay, Ont.
Funeral arrangements are pending and a complete obituary will follow.

DEE-ANNE (DARECHUK) KIELCZEWSKI

It is with profound sorrow that I announce the passing of my daughter, Dee-Anne Kielczewski, 57, of Thunder Bay, Ont., on July 21, 2014.
Dee passed away after struggling for eight months with lung cancer.
Dee-Anne was born June 19, 1957 in Fort Frances, Ont., the first-born to Bev Dawkins and the late Harry Darechuk.

MYLEN MAJOR-OSHIE

Mylen Major-Oshie Ogijaanakwad went to the Spirit world on July 14, 2014.
He was born March 31, 1957 to the late Norbert and late Mary Major (nee Oshie).

WALTER SANDMOEN

Family and friends are invited to a memorial service to be held on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 at 1 p.m. for Walter Sandmoen at the McInnes Creek Chapel followed by interment in McInnes Creek Chapel Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to Northridge Funeral Home.

DEE-ANNE (DARECHUK) KIELCZEWSKI

Dee-Anne (Darechuk) Kielczewski of Thunder Bay, Ontario passed away Monday, July 21, 2014.
Full obituary and funeral arrangement pending.

VALERIE JOAN HENRY

Valerie Joan Henry, 78, of Huntsville, Ont., passed away peacefully, with her family by her side, on Saturday, June 28, 2014 after a short but courageous battle with cancer.
Valerie was born Sept. 9, 1935 in Fort Frances, Ont. to Minnie and Ben Langtry.
Valerie married the love of her life, Herbert John Henry, on Aug. 31, 1957.