Avis de Passage

Nous aimerions reconnaître et rappeler les Vincentiennes et Vincentiens suivants qui ont transmis au cours des douze derniers mois.
Ils nous ont béni avec leur vie.

mardi, le 25 avril 2023

Notre frère Joseph Gerald (Ron) Groulx, St Patrick Conference, London
Ron was the past president of the St. Patrick`s SSVP conference. He was very active in the parish. Ron was also involved with the parish council and sang in the choir. Ron died at Southbridge Long-term Care Home on April 25, 2023 in his 83rd year and was buried at St Peter`s cemetery on May 2.
jeudi, le 09 mars 2023

Notre soeur Ruth Heffernan, St Peters Conference, Peterborough PC
Ruth was a long time member of the YMCA, an Avid Skier which enabled her to travel the world. She was a volunteer at the soup kitchen, hospice and the hospital, and was retired from Marycrest. She passed away Thursday March 9 in her 85th year at PRHC with family by her side.
lundi, le 06 mars 2023

Notre soeur Anar Adatia, Toronto Central Council, Administration
Anar loved the Society, and held great respect for the Vincentians and their challenging outreach. She exemplified service in her words and actions.
dimanche, le 15 janvier 2023

Notre frère Terry Cassidy, St. James Minor, Stirling / Belleville Thrift Store
Passed away peacefully, in his 74th year, on January 15, 2023, at Hospice Quinte with family at his side. Terry will be deeply missed Terry was a champion of his community and the environment, devoting his life to working for others through his career in community development and local politics. He cared deeply about others, always fighting for those most in need, and making service to others a cornerstone of his life. As a politician, Terry served as City Councillor for Sidney Ward in Quinte West for more than two decades and was both a member of the executive and federal candidate (2015) for the Bay of Quinte NDP. Terry was an active volunteer, contributing many hours to various charities and non-profit organizations, most recently as the president of the local St. Vincent de Paul.
dimanche, le 13 novembre 2022

Notre frère Michael R. Burns, Past President, Toronto Central Council

vendredi, le 11 novembre 2022

Notre frère William (Bill) Hanlon, St. Patrick’s Conference, Schomberg - York Simcoe Particular Council
Bill was a dedicated Veterinarian (retired) who served communities in both the Chicago and Southern Ontario regions. Countless animals big and small have benefited from his compassionate care. He devoted his time to serve his community in Schomberg Lion`s Club, St. Vincent de Paul, and Knights of Columbus. He was a lifelong devoted parishioner of St. Patrick`s parish in Schomberg, Ontario. Bill`s family was the pride and joy of his life.
lundi, le 03 octobre 2022

Notre frère Kenneth J. Trudel, Saint Bernard Conference, Ottawa
He was a dedicated Vincentian from St. Bernard Church. Ken was the face of St. Vincent de Paul at St. Bernard for many years and he will be missed.
He worked tirelessly to help the needy. He was happy to haggle with others for donations to church causes.

mardi, le 20 septembre 2022

Notre soeur Mary McGurk, St. Catherine of Siena Conference, Mississauga
In 1957 Mary travelled to Kent in England to commence her nursing career, when she qualified, she returned to Ireland to work for a few years before embarking on her journey to her beloved Canada in 1965. Mary first worked in Kingston, Ontario where she made lifelong friends before travelling throughout Canada. Beginning in British Columbia, Mary worked in Vancouver before journeying to Quebec and from there she returned to Ontario, settling in Mississauga. Mary worked for many years specialising in palliative care. There she met many wonderful people who stood by her through all the years and who were with her to the very end.
She also joined the choir at St Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, and did volunteer work with St Vincent de Paul.

mardi, le 28 juin 2022

Notre frère Dudley Merritt, St Patrick Conference, London
Dudley was born on October 10th 1931 in Nagpur, India and came to Canada with his family in 1968. St Patrick`s parish was a central part of Dudley`s life and he happily spent many hours greeting parishioners as an usher as well as performing a wide range of charitable activities as an active member of the Knights of Columbus and the St Vincent de Paul Society. He died peacefully in his 91st year.
mardi, le 10 mai 2022

Notre frère Melvin Melnike, St. Dominic’s Conference, Mississauga, Peel Particular Council
Melvin Melnike passed away at the age of 85 about two weeks after his wife Patricia.
After working for the City of Toronto Forestry Department for over 30 years he took an early retirement.Both Melvin and Patricia (see below, April 24) were very active volunteers in the church, they golfed, dined out with friends, went to dances and traveled together.

lundi, le 09 mai 2022

Notre soeur Michelle Jenkinson, St. Kevin`s Conference, Val Thérèse, Rainbow Spirit Particular Council
Michelle was very involved in her community with both the church and spiritual care. She was a 10-year volunteer with VCARS and worked at the Hospital as the chaplain for 10 years. Michelle volunteered at the food bank, the St. Vincent de Paul thrift store and was a diocesan order of women mandated in 1989. She loved meeting her extended family, les Trepanier at golf tournaments and family gatherings. She enjoyed camping at Providence Bay with our Island Friends. Michelle always enjoyed the company of our church family at St. Kevin`s.
vendredi, le 06 mai 2022

Notre frère Lawrence Fournier, St. Simon and St. Jude Conference, Belle River, Windsor East Particular Council
Larry passed away peacefully following surgery. Larry was a member of St. Simon & St. Jude Parish, Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Belle River Lions Club and the Good Neighbour Club. Larry retired from Ford Motor Co. as a millwright after 30 years of service.
mercredi, le 04 mai 2022

Notre frère John (Jake) Fortier, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Conference, Windsor West Particular Council
Passed away peacefully on May 4, 2022 at 91 years of age.Jake worked with the City of Windsor at the police garage, as well as the Traffic Engineering Department for over 30 years. He was an avid golfer, bowler and loved to travel.
He will be remembered for his dedication and time volunteering at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Windsor Goodfellows, Knights of Columbus and St. Vincent de Paul.

dimanche, le 24 avril 2022

Notre soeur Patricia Melnike, St. Dominic`s Conference, Mississauga, Peel Particular Council
A longtime member of the Saint Vincent de Paul Society, Patricia passed away in her 86th year. She will be missed.
vendredi, le 08 avril 2022

Notre frère Ib Fynbo, Holy Name of Jesus Conference, Essex Ontario, Essex East Particular Council
In his 84th year, Ib Fynbo went peacefully, and was surrounded by the entire family. He was a member of the St. Vincent de-Paul Society and Knights Of Columbus. He will be missed dearly.
mardi, le 22 mars 2022

Notre frère Terrance `Terry` McHugh, Good Shepherd Conference, Tecumseh , Windsor East PC
Terry passed away peacefully at 85 years of age with his daughters by his side. He was a teacher, principal and mentor to many students, teachers and families for over 35 years, working with the Windsor Essex Separate School Board. After retirement, he was an active member of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Prison Ministry and Knights of Columbus.
mercredi, le 16 mars 2022

Notre soeur Kate Hudson, Holy Family Conference, Whitby
Kate treasured her faith, family and friends. She worked for the Durham Catholic District School Board and was also a Trustee. An active volunteer with the church, RCIA and St. Vincent De Paul Society, she had been living at Amica Whitby and cherished leading ``Rosary with Kate`` for the residents in the retirement home library. She will be remembered at the St. Vincent`s Kitchen and Adventure Place where she worked for many years.
mercredi, le 09 mars 2022

Notre frère Jim Garbutt, St. Patrick’s Conference York Simcoe Particular Council
GARBUTT, JAMES ALBERT `JIM` passed away peacefully at his home with family by his side, on Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at the age of 83 years.
lundi, le 28 février 2022

Notre soeur Shirley Moulton, St. Peter’s Conference, Peterborough Particular Council
while surrounded by her loving family, Shirley passed away peacefully at Hospice Peterborough on Monday, February 28, 2022 at the age of 86
dimanche, le 20 février 2022

Notre soeur Diane Cranor, St. Dominic’s Conference, Peel Particular Council
while surrounded by her loving family, Diane passed away on February 20, 2022 at the age of 83.
mercredi, le 09 février 2022

Notre soeur Valena Hansford Bertram, St. Anne’s Conference, Peterborough Particular Council
While surrounded by her loving family,passed away peacefully in her 99th year at PRHC.
vendredi, le 14 janvier 2022

Notre soeur Alice Heffernan, Sacred Heart Conference, Peterborough Particular Council
Passed away peacefully with family by her side, at Rubidge Retirement Residence, on Friday, January 14, 2022 in her 90th year.
Alice was fiercely interested in political issues and always ready for a good debate. Alice was a long term serving member and held many roles within the CWL. She was deeply devoted to her faith, her family and the need for others as was demonstrated by her works of charity and volunteerism, especially her devotion to St. Vincent de Paul Society.

lundi, le 03 janvier 2022

Notre soeur Hannah Mary (Maureen) Donaghy, St. Edward the Confessor Conference, Toronto North Particular Council
Her absence will be sorely felt in her parish, where she was active in the St. Vincent de Paul Society and the Catholic Women’s League; and among her former colleagues at the Toronto Catholic District School Board, many of whom have been treasured friends.
samedi, le 01 janvier 2022

Notre frère Ron Monk, St. Edward the Confessor Conference, Toronto North Particular Council
He has such an admiration for this group of dedicated members. He joined and fit right in and loved every moment of it. In many ways, Ron was an old soul. When you did something for him, he always said `thank you kindly.`
lundi, le 29 novembre 2021

Notre soeur Anna (Ann) Frederika Brouwer, Saint Vincent de Paul Store, London
Ann was 87 years old when an aggressive cancer took hold of her. In retirement Anna volunteered at St Vincent de Paul for 15 years. She cherished all the friendships she made there, and worked relentlessly sorting thousands of items. It gave her such joy to go twice a week until Covid hit.
mercredi, le 20 octobre 2021

Notre frère Jack Stewart Palmer, Our Lady of the Atonement Conference, Windsor
Jack retired from Chrysler in 1993, after 30 years of dedicated service. He was a proud member of the Knights of Columbus, St. Vincent De Paul Society, and many programs at his parishes. He cherished his many friends at Church. He readily opened his heart to his friends and considered many of them family.
dimanche, le 17 octobre 2021

Notre frère Fernando Sales De Frias (Fred), St. John de Brebeuf Conference, Kingsville
Fred died in his 80th year. He contributed many years of service at the C.O.R Retreats. Fred volunteered at Franklin Gardens, and was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Society in Kingsville for many years. He was a man of great faith and service to the Lord. He attended to his beautiful rose gardens in his Rose`s memory.
dimanche, le 17 octobre 2021

Our soeur Marguerite Gilberte (Jill) Losier , St. Jerome Conference Windsor

lundi, le 11 octobre 2021

Notre frère William Joseph (Bill) Arbour, St. Anne’s conference Peterborough
Bill was a 16-year employee of Labatt`s Brewing Company and a retired nine-year Service Advisor at Canadian Tire Corporation and a lifelong fan of the Montreal Canadians Hockey Club. He was a long time member of the Saint Vincent de Paul Society in Peterborough
mercredi, le 06 octobre 2021

Notre soeur Anita Renaud, Most Precious Blood Conference, Windsor
After retiring from teaching in 2006, Anita continued to help those who were in need through her volunteer work with Most Precious Blood and St. Joseph the Worker parishes. Anita was a passionate gardener and will be remembered for her generous spirt, always putting others first. As she would say ``Remember me loving and serving you as you continue to love and serve others.
samedi, le 18 septembre 2021

Notre frère Ken Baird, St. Clement Conference
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Kenneth Baird on in his sixty-seventh year of life after a lengthy battle.
dimanche, le 27 juin 2021

Notre frère Leon Noel Joseph Bouvier, St Patrick Conference, London
Leon was born and raised in Cochrane, Ontario. He started his life long career with Canada Post at the post office in Cochrane, and then moved to Stratford in 1988. In 1989 Leon accepted a position with CUPW as Union Rep and the family moved to London where they have lived for the past 30 years. He was a man of strong faith and volunteered with the Knights of Columbus and The Saint Vincent de Paul Society.
samedi, le 19 juin 2021

Notre frère Fred Susi, Hamilton West Particular Council
Fred passed away peacefully in his 78th year. He had a profound impact on many lives throughout his teaching career beginning at Holy Family, and his administrative years as Principal at several Catholic schools. In his retirement years, he devoted much of his time to serve at the Saint Vincent de Paul Society in a variety of capacities, including Treasurer.
vendredi, le 11 juin 2021

Notre frère Jack Schroeder, St. John the Baptist Conference, Amherstburg
Jack was born May 6, 1942, and he passed away peacefully on June 11, 2021, with family at his side. Jack found his passion after he bought his first boat, which led to buying Holiday Harbour Marina, ultimately piloting his craft to establish Clearwater Boat Sales. Jack also loved his hobby of carpentry.
mardi, le 08 juin 2021

Notre soeur Marian Priamo, St. George Conference, London
Surrounded by loving family, Marian left this world peacefully on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, in her 63rd year, to be embraced by her Lord, Jesus, and by His Blessed Mother, Mary.
She loved her profession as a nutrition assistant at London Health Sciences Centre and managed with enthusiasm the salad bar at Remark Fresh Markets.
Marian will be missed by her Vincentian brothers and sisters at St. George.

dimanche, le 06 juin 2021

Notre frère Alan ``Dean`` Egeto, Holy Name Conference, Windsor
Passed away peacefully after a valiant battle on June 6, 2021, at 69 years of age. Dean was a long-time member of the Holy Name of Jesus Church in Essex. He was also a Past Grand Knight and Past District Deputy with the Knights of Columbus in Essex. Dean was active in the St. Vincent de Paul for many years. He retired from Chrysler Canada with over 25 years of service.
vendredi, le 04 juin 2021

Notre frère Tom Critelli, St.Julia Conference, St. Catharines
Tom died peacefully in his 95th year. He will be remembered as a generous man whose faith and family were most important in his life. He was always in good spirits and quick to smile, even during this last year of isolation imposed by the pandemic.