Monday, March 2, 2015

Obituaries

CALVIN THORPE

It is with deep sadness that the family of Calvin Thorpe announces his passing on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
Funeral arrangements are pending and a complete obituary will follow.

DOROTHY ELIZABETH BURRELL

The family of Dorothy Elizabeth Burrell is saddened by her passing on Monday, Feb. 16, 2015.
Dorothy was born Oct. 22, 1924 in International Falls, Mn. to Mary Ann (Callahan) and Crenvell (Chris) Campbell. She was the youngest of six children.
Dorothy married Roy Burrell in Fort Frances, Ont. on June 16, 1945 and became a landed immigrant. Together they raised four children.

CECILIA DAVIDSON

Cecilia (Cecile or Sis) Davidson, 72, of Atikokan, Ont., passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015 with family by her side.
Born March 27, 1942 in Fort Frances, Ont., Cecilia was the first-born child of Edward and Marjorie Bruyere.

DENISE BUCKSHOT

It is with great sadness that the family of Denise Buckshot announces her passing on the evening of Monday, Feb. 23, 2015 at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
She was born Nov. 23, 1965 in Emo, Ont.
Loving mother of Katie Plante (Dylan); sister of Cheryl (Norm) and Jan (Cam); as well as aunt to many nieces and nephews.

EDMOND EUGENE DeGAGNÉ

Edmond DeGagné, of Winnipeg, Man., passed away suddenly on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015 at St. Boniface Hospital in Winnipeg with family at his side.
Born Nov. 21, 1939 in Crozier, Ont., Ed is survived by his wife, Claudette (née Dupas) of 49 years; son, Marcel (Gayle); daughters, Suzanne (Jeff Mott) and Colette (Robert Neil); and granddaughter, Elizabeth.

ROY L. PETERSON

It is with deep sadness that the family of Roy L. Peterson announces his passing on Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015 in Thunder Bay, Ont.
Roy was born Aug. 22, 1948 in Fort Frances, Ont. to the late Elof and Elna Peterson. He had lived all his life in the Rainy River District.

ROY L. PETERSON

It is with deep sadness that the family of Roy L. Peterson announces his passing on Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015 in Thunder Bay, Ont.
Roy was born Aug. 22, 1948 in Fort Frances, Ont. to the late Elof and Elna Peterson. He had lived all his life in the Rainy River District.

DOROTHY ELIZABETH BURRELL

The family of Dorothy Elizabeth Burrell is saddened by her passing on Monday, Feb. 16, 2015.
Dorothy was born Oct. 22, 1924 in International Falls, Mn. to Mary Ann (Callahan) and Crenvell (Chris) Campbell. She was the youngest of six children.
Dorothy married Roy Burrell in Fort Frances, Ont. on June 16, 1945 and became a landed immigrant. Together they raised four children.

ROY L. PETERSON

It is with great sadness that the family of Roy L. Peterson, of Fort Frances, Ont., announces his passing on Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015 in Thunder Bay, Ont.
Funeral arrangements are pending and a complete obituary will follow.

DOROTHY BURRELL

It is with great sadness that the family of Dorothy Burrell announces her passing on Monday, Feb. 16, 2015 at Rainycrest Long-Term Care in Fort Frances, Ont.
Funeral arrangements are pending and a complete obituary will follow.

ZINAIDA (ZINA) SMUTYLO

Our mother, Mrs. Zinaida (Zina) Smutylo, 90, formally a long-time resident of Nipigon, Ont., passed away Friday, Feb. 6, 2015 at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre in Thunder Bay, Ont. due to complications arising from surgery to repair a broken hip.
Mom recently was a resident of Rainycrest Long-Term Care in Fort Frances, Ont. with Dad until his passing.

ROSE (ROSIE) ROE

Rosie Annie (Kolyser) Roe passed away Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 at the age of 105.
Rose was predeceased by her husband, Eric Roe; parents, John and Lena Kolyser; and all of her siblings.
She is survived by her nephews, Les Ivall and Frank Books (Carla) of Rainy River, Ont.; and nieces, Doris Mykietowich and Ruth Predinchuk of Winnipeg, Man., and Jeanne (Ron) Magson of Surrey, B.C.

MADELINE TUCKER

It is with deep and profound sorrow that the family of Madeline Tucker announces she has joined our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, at the heavenly banquet.
She passed peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015 at the Thunder Bay Regional Hospital in Thunder Bay, Ont.

MAXINE MARY RONALD (BOILEAU)

Maxine Mary Ronald passed away Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015 at the West Island Palliative Care Residence in Kirkland, Que.
Maxine was born July 13, 1924 in Fort Frances, Ont. to Francis Boileau and Irene Saunders.

NEVIN ROGER BONOT

Sadly, Nevin Roger Bonot, 64, of Devlin, Ont., passed away Monday, Feb. 2, 2015 at the Thunder Bay Regional Hospital in Thunder Bay, Ont.
Nevin was born in 1950 to the late Art and Dorothy Bonot.
He attended school in Emo, Ont., then went to Fort Frances for high school and finished college in Thunder Bay.