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Groves, George Stanley

August 7, 1933 - August 17, 2014 Peacefully with his loving family around him at the Hotel Dieu Hospital, at the age of 81. Loving and devoted husband to Glenys (Mantle) for 57 years. Cherished father of Stanley, Stephen (Tiffany Standish), Valerie (Charles Simpkin), Kevin (Chantal Paquet) and Cara (Joe Jackman). He was our adored GD (GrandDad) to Michael & Brian Simpkin, Sydney & Kelsey Groves, Adam, Kyla and Sam Jackman, and step-grandchildren Cody & Carly Standish-Wallis. He is survived by his sisters Beverley (the late Kjeld Larsen), June and Heather (Pierre Lague) and our extended family members. Pre-deceased by his sister, Viola. Stan retired from Bishop’s University in 1996 after a 33 year career as a professor of Economics. Founder of the Golden Lion Pub and Brewery in Lennoxville, Stan was instrumental in starting the micro-brewing industry in Quebec. The Lion continues to be a tradition in the community for students and townspeople alike. Stan will be remembered for his never-ending optimism, quick sense of humour, kindness and endless generosity. He was loved and respected by many. His favourite times were those surrounded by his family and friends. Stan was always a gentleman but also a gentle man, and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Dad, thank you for all that you were. You have shown us what it is to live a wonderful life and we will all strive to walk in your footsteps. You will be in our hearts and thoughts forever. We love you Big D! Family and friends will be received at Cass Funeral Home, 3006 College St., Lennoxville on Friday, August 22 from 2 - 4:00 pm and 7 - 9:00 pm. A service will be held at St. Mark's Chapel, Bishop's University on Saturday, August 23 at 11:00 am. Our family is very grateful to all the doctors and nurses who have cared for Stan over the years at the CHUS and Clinique Médicale Belvédère. A special thanks to our family doctor, Dr. Julie Langlois. In lieu of flowers, we would greatly appreciate donations to the Palliative Care Unit (6th floor, Hotel Dieu Hospital), to Lennoxville United Church, or to a charity of your choice.


Gilbert Wood, Irma E.

Irma E Wood (Gilbert) In her 101st year Irma E Wood (nee Gilbert) died at Place Sanborn. She was predeceased by her husband Ivan E. Wood (1909-1991). Mourning her passing and celebrating her life are her sons, Robert, (Carol Larouche), Richard, (Patricia), granddaughters Cory (Joe Masterson), Sue-Lane, Bobbi-Jo (Phil Tilton), and grandson Ryan ( Joanne Mason) Irma also had many great-grandchildren), The family wishes to thank Shirley and Harry Webb, Place Sanborn, and all who have helped Irma through the years. Donations can be made to the Ayer’s Cliff Cemetery Association 950 Amy St., Ayer’Cliff Qc. JOB 1C0

Evans (née Noble), Carole

Passed away at the Hotel Dieu Arthabaska, on Saturday, August 16, 2014, following a lengthy battle with cancer, Carole Noble at the age of 57. Loving wife of Larry Evans and dear mother of Jennifer (Patrick Gagné) and Mickel Evans. Dear Mammy of Louane and Abygail. Carole also leaves to mourn her parents, Frank and Yolande Noble, her mother in law Nellie Evans, sisters Lynda and Susie and her brother Guy Noble. Survived by her sisters in law, brothers in law, many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Resting at Dupuis Funeral Home, 148 Daniel-Johnson St., Danville, Qc where friends may visit on Wednesday, August 20 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., and on Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m.A celebration of Carole’s life will be held in the funeral home on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Eric Lukacs officiating. Interment in the Danville Protestant Cemetery. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated by the family.


Walker, Howard

WALKER, Howard (1927-2014) Passed away peacefully at CHUS Hôtel-Dieu on August 15, 2014 at the age of 87 years. Beloved husband of Michaelene Bridges and the Late Catherine Morrison. Beloved father of Norman (Phyllis) and Iain (Debbie). Beloved Grandfather of Shane (Annie), Angie ( André) and Cheryl (Craig). Great grandfather of Emilye, Lilianna, Sierra, Makayla, Britney, Alysha, Alex, Savannah, Mackenzie and Caaden. Visitation will take place at Cass Funeral Home (3006 College st Sherbrooke (Lennoxville)) on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and on Wednesday August 20, 2014 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 20 at 2 p.m. in funeral home chapel. Interment at Malvern Cemetery. In lieu of flower, donation to Heart and Stoke Foundation, 100-2630, King West st, Sherbrooke, QC, J1j 2H1 will be appreciate by the family.


Martin Gautrey, Helen

Passed away peacefully at the CSSS Memphremagog on August 14, 2014, in her 84th year. Beloved wife of the late Garnet Gautrey. Dear sister of Elizabeth Robinson (Warren). Helen will also be sadly missed by her several nieces, nephews and their families. A graveside service will be held in the Ayer’s Cliff cemetery on Wednesday August 20th, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Lea-Anne Hogle and Reverend Barbara Wintle officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations made to the Ayer's Cliff cemetery 950 Amy, would be greatly appreciated.


Bryant Williams, Nettie

On Tuesday August 12th, 2014, Nettie Beatrice Bryant Williams passed away peacefully at the Connaught Home. Wife of the late Charles Williams, she is survived by her eight children, James (Marion), Barbara (late Gary Sanderson), Joyce (Gérald Boudreau), Norma (Peter McHarg), Philip (Mary-Anne), Karen (Jim Watton), Brenda (Ben Gauthier) and Wendy (Walter Kealy). She leaves behind 30 grand children, 47 great grand children, 10 great great grand children. Nettie is survived by three sisters: Ina, Ruby, Evelyn and brother in law James Williams, sister in laws Emily (Robert), Laura and Helen Williams. Family and friends will be welcomed at Cass Funeral Home at Lennoxville (3006 college street, Sherbrooke) on Monday August 18th, 2014 from 7pm to 9pm and Tuesday August 19th, 2014 from 9h30 to 11h30, followed by the the funeral service, David Olive officiating. We would like to thank the staff of the Connaught Home for the kind care she received over the years. Donations in her memory to a charity of your choice will be appreciated by the family.

Davies Matheson, Dona

Dona Mari (Davies) Matheson passed away at La Maison Aube-Lumière on Sunday August,10th at the age of 71 years. She will be sadly missed by her husband Michael, her three sons Philip, Gregory, Tristan and a grand daughter Emily. In keeping with Dona's wishes, cremation will take place and a private family interment will be held at Reedsville Cemetery in North Hatley. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to The Pet Connection (Blue Seal), 1730 Wellington South, Sherbrooke, Qc, J1M 1K9 or La Maison Aube-Lumière, 3071 12e North Avenue, Sherbrooke, Qc, J1H 5H3.

Provencher Whittingham, Constance

Passed away peacefully at the Wales Home, Richmond QC, on Thursday July 31st 2014, Connie Whittingham in her 102nd year. Loving wife of the late John Whittingham and dear mother of Carol (Mike Steddy) and Barbara (Chuck Moore). Dear Gramma of Martin (Jess), Carolyn (Simon), Jordan, John and Sarah (Phill), Great grandmother of Zoïk, Ékel, Dylan and Myles and sister-in-law of Ruth Gillies. Connie was pre-deceased by her parents Jean Baptiste Provencher and Anna Guay, and also by her sister Jeanne-D’Arc and brother Vincent Provencher. She will be missed by her many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Visitation will be held at the Cass Funeral Home, 295 Principale S., Richmond, on Saturday September 6th 2014 from 1 to 2 PM. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Saturday at 2:00 PM with Rev. Eric Lukacs officiating. Interment in St-Andrews Cemetery.

Stevens , Joyce

Passed away at her home with her family by her side, on Saturday July 26th 2014, Joyce Stevens (nee Dean) at the age of 77. Loving wife of 55 years to William (Bill) Stevens, and dear mother of David (Suzanne Towsey), Andrew, and Laurie (John Murphy). Special Nanna of Jessica and Jason Stevens, and Julia, Lauren and Alicia Murphy. Predeceased by her sister Morna  and her brother Morley. Joyce will be dearly missed by her many nieces and nephews across Canada, the Stevens family, and many dear friends. Resting at the Cass Funeral Home, 295 Principale S., Richmond, where friends may visit on Tuesday July 29th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A celebration of her life will be held on Wednesday July 30th, at 2:00 PM, in the Richmond – Melbourne United Church. Interment in the Trenholm Cemetery following the service. Donations to the Wales Home Foundation, 506 Rte 243N, Richmond  J0B 2H0, or to the charity of your choice, would be greatly appreciated by the family.

 


Smith Dustin, Gladys

Peacefully at the BMP Hospital, on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Randolph Dustin. Loving daughter of the late Agnes McComb and the late Robert Smith. Dear sister of Robert (Bob) Smith. Gladys is survived by many nieces, nephews, friends and relatives. Visitation will be held at the Cass Funeral Home, 900 Clough St. Ayer's Cliff, on Sunday, July 27, 2014 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. A funeral service will be held on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 11 am in the St. Georges Anglican Church, Ayer's Cliff. Interment to follow in the Ayer's Cliff Protestant Cemetery. Gladys was a long time member of the Women's Institute of Cowansville. A very special thank you to Linda Jacob-Persons and Jamie Lee for care above and beyond the call. Many thanks to Dr. Jean-Philippe Garant and Staff at the BMP. Donations to the Heart and Stroke, 100-2630, King West St. Sherbrooke, QC J1J 2H1 would be greatly appreciated.

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