Family News

SPENCE, Janet Catherine

Janet Catherine Spence (nee Anderson, Reid) passed away peacefully at home, on September 23rd, 2021, at the age of 88. Always loved and remembered by family and friends. Daughter of the late Samuel and Ruby Anderson (nee Carnegie). Beloved wife of the late J. Fraser Reid (1993) and the late Robert Spence (2007). Predeceased by son Wayne Reid. Mother-in-law to ...

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Celebration of Life – Roderick Morrison “Rod”

The Celebration is to take place on Saturday, October 9th, 2021 in Wawa, ON. At 1:00 p.m. a private service for the family will be conducted by Lorna Chiupka followed by the interment of ashes at Woodland Cemetery. We will be pleased to receive friends and relatives of Rod and his family at a “Come and Go” reception in the ...

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ZEDLACHER, Lynda (nee Inch)

Pillar of the community and lifelong Wawa resident, Lynda Zedlacher, passed away unexpectedly but peacefully at Lady Dunn Health Centre the morning of Wednesday, September 8th, 2021. She is now reunited with the love of her life, her husband Peter Zedlacher Sr, who passed 28 years earlier. Born March 15th, 1944, the youngest daughter of Hazel and Clarence Inch, Lynda ...

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FREEMAN, Raymond

In loving memory of Raymond O. Freeman who passed away peacefully at home on August 31, 2021 with family by his side. Beloved soul mate of Angela Kelly and step father to her children Ashley Moga (Ovi) and Matthew Kelly (Mireille).  Ray also leaves behind his sons Bill Freeman (Sophie) and Curtis (Anik).  Ray was a very special Poppa to ...

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ROUSSEAU, Marc

Passed away peacefully with Sandra by his side on August 27, 2021. Proud and loving father of Brandi-Lee (Dan), Riley (Shawn) and Dusty (Brooke). Loving Grampa and Papa of Wyatt, Harlie, Gord, Charlie, Jackson and Isabella. Fondly thought of by Dalyce, mother of Marc’s children. Marc will be missed by his brother John (Luanne) who was his golf buddy for ...

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INOUYE, Irja

December 17, 1928 – July 5, 2021 Irja died peacefully in the Algoma Manor, Thessalon, ON, on July 5, 2021 in her 93rd year. Predeceased by her husband, Donald Inouye, August 15, 2017, Wawa, ON. Loving mother of Bob (Pat). Grandmother of Bob (Linda) and Don (Jodi). Great-grandmother of Owen, Ethan, Austin, Ben, Taylor and Jayne. Daughter of the late ...

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Happy 88th Birthday Jack!

Happy 88th Birthday Dad! We have been tremendously blessed to have this great man in our life, and years of his generosity, kindness, love, patience, and strength. Freezing on the golf course celebrating Father’s Day and getting a birdie on Hole Three,  numb hands, painful feet, broken golf carts and you still got your golf season in… True Grit As ...

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O’SHAUGHNESSY, Patrick William “Pat”

Passed away at his home in Wawa on Monday, August 9, 2021. Dear father of Conor and Erin. Grandfather of Mckenna. A loving brother of Mike O’Shaughnessy (Nicole), Brian O’Shaughnessy (Sheila), Kathy Lenartowych (Ed), Tim O’Shaughnessy, Kelly O’Shaughnessy (Monique), Clancy O’Shaughnessy (Elisa). Predeceased by his parents Margeurite and Butch, brother Casey O’Shaughnessy, and sister in-law Sharron O’Shaughnessy. Pat will be ...

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Thank you Wawa – Knee/Vernier families

Thank you Wawa. Our hearts are overwhelmed with gratitude from the kindness and generosity of our community. We would like to thank you for the support, food, flowers, cards, and kind words, to the Donations in Marc’s name to the Lady Dunn Center. Thank you to the Township staff and employees, the Fire Department, Judy Page Moore Catering, Argonaut staff ...

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RIOUX, Marie-Anne

(née le 15 avril 1953 et décédée le 17 août 2021)   C’est avec tristesse que nous annonçons le décès de Marie Anne décédée le 17 août à l’hôpital entourée de sa famille à l’âge de 68 ans. Épouse bien-aimée de feu Charles Eugène Rioux. Mère aimante de ses trois enfants Alain (Mélanie), Josée (John), Eric (Nancy), ses sept petits-enfants ...

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LIARD, Marc

March 22, 1968 – August 7, 2021 Passed away suddenly at the Lady Dunn Health Centre. Loving husband of Shelley (nee Knee). Welcoming Marc into heaven is his late father, Lionel. Marc is survived by his mother Isabelle (Raymond) and his brother Luc (Manon). Marc is also survived by his mother-in-law Judy (late Rodger White), sisters-in-law Tracey (Robert) and Tammy ...

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MARKOWSKI, Benjamin “Ben”

April 19, 2021 Beloved husband of Candice Roberta, Loving Dad to Steven (Caroline), Randy (Debbie), and Robbie (Vickie). Caring step-dad to Curtiss (Lisa) Moore. Lovingly remembered as “Grampa Wawa” by his six grandchildren and step-grandchildren, and “great-grandpa dinosaur” by his four step-great-grandchildren.

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In Memory – William G. Rose

William G. Rose Feb 6, 1945 – August 6, 2006 In loving memory of my dear husband Bill Each day starts without you But we’re not far apart Every time I think of you You’re right here in my heart. Your loving wife Gerry

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LORD, Claudette

23 mai 1941 au 18 juillet 2021 Décédée paisiblement au Lady Dunn Health Centre en compagnie de sa famille. Femme bien-aimée de Mario Bergeron pour 14 ans. Ses enfants, petits-enfants, arrière-petits-enfants, sa sœur, ses nièces et neveux, sa famille élargie, et ses innombrables amis gardent un excellent souvenir de Claudette. Sa famille désire remercier chaleureusement et tendrement les membres du ...

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LORD, Claudette

LORD, Claudette (May 23, 1941 to July 18, 2021 Passed away peacefully at the Lady Dunn Health Centre with her family by her side. Loving wife of Mario Bergeron for 14 amazing years. Claudette will always be remembered by her many children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, her sister, nieces, nephews, extended family, and the countless friends she made over the many wonderful ...

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