Family News

Wawa Community Food Bank – Thanks for the assistance

The Wawa Community Food Bank wishes to thank the many individuals, organizations and businesses in our remarkably generous little town that have made donations during these past few months. Although warmer weather has arrived and life should be a bit easier for everyone after a long winter, we are still dealing with the pandemic and effects of COVID-19. As such, ...

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CLEMENT, Clifford “Mickey”

Peacefully passed away at the Lady Dunn Health Centre on Thursday July 16, 2020 at the age of 89 years. Beloved husband of Dolly for 65 years. Loving father of Mickey Lou Stromgren (Marvin), Joan Clement, Gilbert Clement, Barbara Clement, Patti-Ann Beerkens (Rudy) and Clifford Clement (Monique). Adored grandfather of Deena, late Jennifer, Joel, Julie, James, Ryan, Stephanie, Michael, Adam, ...

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Thank You – From OSSTF Michipicoten High School

This has certainly been a strange school year. Through most of this school year, teachers in Ontario were taking job action against the Provincial Government to protect student learning, which included some cold days on a strike line. It was just a short few months ago but seems like forever ago now. As the OSSTF workplace representative at Michipicoten High ...

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PORTIS, Basile “Bill”

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our dear husband, father, brother, uncle, pops and friend. Basile (Bill) left this world peacefully on Saturday, July 4th , 2020 with his family by his side at the age of 91. Basile was the loving husband of Fotena (Tina) for 56 years. He was also the loving and ...

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LaCROSSE, Rick ‘SRichard’

May 31, 1949 – June 26, 2020 Peacefully at ARCH with family by his side. Treasured husband of Ingrid. Father of Julie LaCrosse (Sheldon Watkins), Richard Smith (Laurie Bloomfield), Ted Smith (Ami-lee), Tracey Taylor and the late Michael LaCrosse. Grandpa to Evan LaCrosse, Sarah McCulloch, Daniel McCulloch, Krystine Smith, Ted Smith, Katie Bloomfield-Smith and Hank Smith. Son of the late ...

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LEVEILLE, Margaret Jean

Passed away peacefully at the Algoma Regional Community Hospice on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 in her 90th year. Beloved wife of John Leveille for 68 years. Cherished mother of Richard “Rick” Leveille (Laurie) and J. Michelle Higginson. Loving Nanny of Lisa Vogt (Norman), Sheri Leveille (Kim), Andrea Leveille (Travis), Madelene Latulippe, Claude Latulippe (Steffani). Jean will be deeply missed by ...

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TANGIE, Arthur John “Johnny”

Johnny was predeceased by his son John Phillip James Tangie, his brother Michael (Arnie), and his parents Allan and Lena Tangie (nee Mione). Johnny will be forever missed by his many siblings left behind including Rose Mary (late Gilbert Fortin), Annamay (Maurice Chaloux), Lucy (Steve Lacasse), Tom “Ralph” (Jackie McVeigh), Theresa (late Mike Linklater), Louise (Joel Gauvin), Pat Tangie (Michel ...

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ROY, Alphonse Roger

Born in Victoriaville, Quebec on October 18, 1931, passed on June 14, 2020. He joins his beloved wife of nearly 60 years, Huguette Annette Roy who recently passed. Loving father of Linda (Ron), Lisa (Jim), Richard (Diane) and Nathalie. Proud grandfather of 6 special grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Dear son of the Florida and Napoleon Roy. Brother of Oscar ...

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In Memory – Vincenza Lauricella

May 3, 1928 – June 13, 2019. In loving memory of our dear Mom, Grandma and Great Grandma who left us a year ago on June 13, 2019 Your life was a blessing your memory a treasure.You are loved beyond wordsand missed beyond measure. Love Always, From the Lauricella, Rody and Rainville Families

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DESMOULIN, Guy A.

Passed away at the Sault Area Hospital on Wednesday June 10, 2020 at the age of 61 years. Loving father of Aaron, Candice, the late Raymond and the late Darlene. Dear son of the late Margaret and Leo Desmoulin. Dear brother of Norman (Judy), Gail (Allan), Kenneth (Manon), Lionel (Kim), Alfred, Dwayne, Sanford and Gloria. Guy will be lovingly remembered ...

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CHOQUETTE, M. Susan (nee Robitaille)

Passed away unexpectedly at the Health Sciences North, Sudbury on Wednesday June 3, 2020 at the age of 67 years. Beloved wife of Brian Choquette for nearly 14 years. Dear daughter of the late Thérèse and Leo Robitaille. Loving sister of Florence (late William Ryan), Jeanne (late Jean Lessard), late Roland (late Murielle), late Jacqueline (Jean Joanisse), late Germaine (late ...

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McCOY, Helen Nora

Passed away peacefully at her home with her family by her side on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at the age of 84 years. Beloved wife, best friend and soulmate of Joseph for 58 years. Helen always said she was so lucky to have found Joe – he was truly devoted to her. Loving mother of Mike, Joe (Erin), Dwayne (Manon), ...

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ST. PIERRE, Sylvio

April 14, 1965 ~ May 29, 2020 With sadness and broken hearts we announce the unexpected passing of Angus Joseph Sylvio “Vio”. Loving son of Ben St. Pierre (Sue LaChapelle) and Aline Tremblay (Rolly Goudreau). Vio leaves behind the love of his life Lindsay Ferguson St. Pierrre, his daughters Tara-Lee Coles, Annalyn St. Pierre, his sons Micheal St. Pierre (Kaitlyn), ...

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Happy Birthday Madison

A very happy 14th birthday and well wishes for Madison. Her mom has decorated the front yard and arranged for a birthday parade. If you would like to help Madison celebrate this very special day meet at the Wawa Fire Hall for 5:55 p.m., parade at 6. Happy Birthday Madison!

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McFARLANE, Edward “Ed”

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of Ed on Sunday, May 24, 2020 at the Sault Area Hospital. Beloved husband and best friend of Shirley for 33 years. Cherished father of Dennis, Crystal (Ben) and Tim (Matchet) and was a loved step father of Rod (Lyla), T.Jay (Arleah) and Renee (Dwayne). Proud Grandfather of many. Predeceased ...

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