Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Obituaries

CHARLENE PATRICIA (PAT) McPHERSON

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Pat McPherson, 82, loving mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, and friend to many.
Pat passed away very peacefully, with family and friends at her side, on Tuesday, Oct. 14 2014 at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
Pat was born Charlene Patricia Walker on Sept. 27, 1932 in Cando, N.D. to John (Sandy) and Genevieve Walker.

BRANDON WALLACE RONMARK

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Brandon Ronmark announce his sudden passing on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014 in Fort Frances, Ont.
He was born Aug. 19, 1992 in Fort Frances to Brian and Sandra Gamie. He lived in Fort Frances all of his life.

JESSICA SUNSHINE EDITH JOHNSON

Tragically, the family announces the sudden passing of Jessica Johnson on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at the age of 17.
A memorial service will be held Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 at 1 p.m. at the Atikokan United Church in Atikokan, Ont.
A complete obituary will follow.

LAWRENCE (‘BUZZ’) MINIELY

Lawrence (“Buzz”) Miniely, of Rainy River, Ont., passed away Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 at the Rainy River Health Centre in Rainy River.
Funeral arrangements pending and a complete obituary will follow.

JOHN WILLIAM GEORGE (‘JAKE’) SCOTT

John William George (“Jake”) Scott passed away peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, at the age of 73, at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
Jake was born Feb. 25, 1941 in Dobie Township, Ont.

CHARLENE McPHERSON

Charlene Patricia McPherson passed away Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
Funeral arrangements are pending, and a complete obituary will follow.

BRANDON RONMARK

Brandon Ronmark, 22, of Fort Frances, Ont., passed away Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Green Funeral Home in Fort Frances.
A complete obituary will follow.

DORIS PARK

Doris Park, of Rainy River, Ont., passed away peacefully on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, at the age of 102, at the Rainy River Health Centre in Rainy River.
Funeral arrangements are pending and a complete obituary will follow.

LILLIAN (‘LOUISE’) CLEMENT

Lillian (“Louise”) Clement, nee Wray, passed away Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014.
She was born March 10, 1930 in Swan River, Man. She was the middle child, often lamenting that she “had six brothers and no sisters.”
Louise attended school (Grades 1-12) at Duncan School in Swan River. Her first job was at Woodward’s Bakery and Coffee Shop, where she worked after school and on Saturdays.

ARNOLD EDWARD HAVER

It is with great sadness that the family of Arnold Haver announces his passing on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014.
Peacefully, with family at his side, Arnold has joined the love of his life: wife, Marie.

KATHERINE EVELYN STANG

In loving memory of our dear mother, Katherine Evelyn Stang (nee George), who passed away Friday, Oct. 3, 2014 at the age of 83 at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
Evelyn was born Sept. 25, 1931 to Ernest (Jim) and Estella (Stella) George. She spent a happy childhood in a little log house on the banks of the Rainy River two-and-a-half miles southeast of Emo, Ont.

LOUIS W. (PAPA LOU) MAINVILLE

Louis W. (Papa Lou) Mainville, 85, of Couchiching First Nation, Ont., passed away at his residence on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014.
Louis was born April 5, 1929 at Couchiching First Nation to the late Madeline and Daniel Mainville Sr.
He had worked at the J.A. Mathieu sawmill for a number of years and later worked for the MNR as a fire boss.

JOY BOURRE

Peacefully, with her family by her side, Joy Bourre, 97, of Rainy River, Ont., passed away Monday, Sept. 29, 2014 at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
Mom grew up in Kenora, Ont. with eight brothers and two sisters.

Lucy Elizabeth Ronmark

Wife, Mother and Grandmother
“We lost a precious gift, and you will always be in our hearts, forever.”
Lucy Ronmark passed away peacefully with her family by her side at Thunder Bay Regional Hospital on September 27, 2014.

ARNOLD EDWARD HAVER

Arnold Edward Haver, 89, of Rainycrest Long-Term Care in Fort Frances, Ont., passed away at his residence on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014.
A come-and-go luncheon to celebrate Arnold’s life will be held Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Green Funeral Home in Fort Frances.
Interment to follow in Burriss Cemetery.
A complete obituary will follow.