Family News

ROUSSAIN, Randal ‘Randy’ James

February 19, 1947 – July 1, 2013 The family regretfully announces that Randy passed away at Meaford Hospital on Monday, July 1, 2013 at the age of 66. Randy is remembered as the beloved husband of Gisèle (née Leclerc) Roussain and as a much- loved father by their children Marie (James) Leduc of Woodstock; Christopher (Dina) Roussain of Burlington; Anne ...

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Wawa Pioneers – Ursula Wilmot Hechler

Jun 8, 2013 @ 11:57 After eight days at sea, traveling from Germany to Canada, our ship the “Beaverbrae” docked in Quebec City on October 29, 1948 – my birthday. My mother Ida, sister Inga and I were taken to a railway station where we boarded a train heading West. We were on our way to Thunder Bay (Port Arthur) ...

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PATERSON, Robert ‘Bob’

Mar 22, 2013 @ 13:46 Well known northern artist passed away at his home in Hawk Junction, Ontario on Tuesday, March 19, 2013, in his 77th year.  Loving and beloved husband of Marion for 41 years.  Loving son of the late Edna and George Paterson.  Dear brother of Mort Paterson (Liesbeth), Lorna Fordy and Edwin Paterson.  Bob will be lovingly remembered by his nieces ...

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MYERS, John Charles “Jack”

Passed away peacefully at his home in Wawa on Tuesday, January 1, 2013 in his 91st year. Beloved husband of Alma for 63 years. Adored father of Bill Myers, Bob Myers (Jane), Barbara Stoll (Wolfgang) and Laurie Cavin (Jim). Loving and proud grandfather of Karen, Anne, Don and Jason. Dear brother of the late Willard (late Mabel), late Lillian, Betty, ...

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ANDERSEN, Hans Ken ‘Kenny’

Passed away too soon at the Lady Dunn Health Centre on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at the age of 52 years. Fiancé of ‘Beautiful’ Pauline Dawson. Loving father and best friend of Victoria ‘Tori’ (John) and Ian. Supportive step-father of Xantra, Zane and Dexter. Proud grandfather of Ava. Loving son of Nanna and the late Hans Andersen. Dear ‘little’ brother ...

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OVERTON, (Cooper, Mishibinijima) Violet Elizabeth Mary

Passed away peacefully at the Lady Dunn Health Centre on Wednesday October 10, 2012, one day shy of her 83rd birthday. Violet was predeceased by her husband William Thomas, and daughter Elizabeth McKinnon and sisters Marcella, Sara and Delma. She is survived by her children Kenny, Mickey (Catherine), Bev Boyd (Bob), Ritchie (Violette), Tricia Lalonde (Lance), Willy and Alfie; brother ...

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CAMPBELL, Jack

Peacefully in his sleep at Victoria Hospital, London, on Wednesday, January 4, 2012, John “Jack” Campbell in his 74th year, formerly of Wawa, Ontario. Beloved husband and best friend of Helen (Vlaad) Campbell for 47 years. Loving father of Leanne Campbell and Melanie McMillan and her husband Marty, all of London. Cherished grandpa of Martin, Marshall, Julia and Nathan. Dear ...

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BRYAN, Percy

Peacefully at the Lady Dunn Health Centre on Thursday, June 30, 2011 at the age of 91 years. Beloved husband of Margaret for nearly 63 years. Wonderful, loving and caring dad of David Bryan (Kelly Carloss) and Pamela Lobban (Robert). Precious grandfather of Felicia, Breanna, Cody, Samantha Boyce (Mike), Stephanie, Thomas, the late Sharon and the late Nicole. Son of ...

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STOCKTON, Garrett ‘Gary’

Peacefully at the Lady Dunn Long Term Care with daughters Brenda and Victoria at his side, Easter morning, April 24th, 2011. Gary will be greatly missed by his children, Tom (Hazel), Brenda (Marcus), Roger (Cathy), Michele (Brett), Victoria (Glen), and David (Darla). His grandchildren Katherine, Cameron, Braedon, Garrett, Kaley, Brianna, Aspen, Wyatt, Peyton, Rhiannon (Steve), Kara (Tyler) Kyle and his ...

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Stockton, Garry

Garry Stockton, beloved brother of Brenda Stockton passed away suddenly Monday, February 14th, 2011 in Pontiac, Michigan. Garry will be missed by his dear friends Dawn Roffey, Bill Clink and Zedric Thomas, and his three dogs, Lucky, Buddy, and Princess. Garry leaves behind his father Garrett Ensor Stockton (Wawa), mother Marilyn Honeycutt (Sandusky, Ohio) and siblings Brenda (Marcus) of Wawa, ...

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ARMSTRONG, Harold

WWII Veteran November 29, 1922 – November 21, 2010 It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our much loved father, papa and great papa Harold Armstrong on Sunday November 21, 2010 in his 88th year at the Algoma Residential Community Hospice (ARCH). Beloved husband of the late Cecile Armstrong. Dear father of David (Guylaine), William, Veronica ...

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METZEN, Hans

On Sunday, September 26th Hans enjoyed his last bicycle ride. It is with deep sadness that Hans’ family announce his sudden passing on Monday, September 27, 2010. Beloved husband of 47 years to Ingrid Metzen. Loving father of Barbara and her husband Chris, John and his wife Kim, Michelle and her husband Kelly. Proud Opa to the joys of his ...

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JONES, Bryan Richard Lewis

Suddenly, at the Lady Dunn Health Centre on Tuesday August 31, 2010 at the age of 29 years. Bryan passed away due to a serious previous injury while residing in Calgary. Bry will be forever lovingly remembered by his parents Richard and Bonnie Jones of Wawa, Ernie and Diane Martel of Missanabie, his sister Nicole (Joe Ralph) and baby niece ...

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DALRYMPLE, Eden St. Clair

Peacefully at the Lady Dunn Health Centre, on Friday April 30, 2010 at the age of 85 years.  Beloved husband of the late Margaret (nee Weatherbee) Dalrymple.  Dear father of Deanna Houston (Doug).  Cherished grandfather of Sarah (Rob), Sherry (William) and Rachel.  Proud great grandfather of Hannah, Stan, Heather, Hayley and Dougie.  Brother of; the late Walter (late Ellen), late ...

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Draper, Donald ‘Don’

Unexpectedly at his home on Friday, April 9, 2010 at the age of 86 years. Beloved husband of the late Elsie. Loving father of; William (Ernasteen Jones), Gordon, Donna, Richard and Linda (Rick Millan). Proud grandad of Alexander and Adam Draper-Millan. Dear brother of Betty Norman (Harvey), the late Richard Draper (late Jean) and the late Robert Draper (late Eileen). ...

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