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Taylor Wilson , Gwendolyn

Passed away at the CHUS Hotel-Dieu, on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at the age  of 71. Beloved wife and best friend of Wayne Wilson.
Loving mother to Penny Normington, Sarah Wilson (Greg Nunn), Tammy McCurnin (Bill McCurnin) and Tim Wilson (Melanie Lalonde). Cherished grandmother of Amanda and Justin Normington, Tyler Leier and Sierra Nunn, Abbi Wilson and Ben Lalonde.
Gwendolyn leaves to mourn her sisters Waneta Luce (the late Adelbert Luce) and Shirley Downs (Mel Downs), her sister-in-law Frances Taylor (the late Sternie Taylor), along with her nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.
Visitation will take place at the Cass Funeral Home, 3006 College St. Sherbrooke (Lennoxville), on Friday, March 24, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm and 7:00 to 9:00 pm. A funeral service will be held at the Grace Chapel Church (267 Montreal, St. Sherbrooke), on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 2:00 pm with a visitation from 1:00 to 2:00 pm at the church.  Interment at the Eaton Cemetery at a later date.


Smith , William (Bill)

April 23, 1935 - March 21, 2017
Born in Leeds, Quebec, William (Bill) Smith leaves to mourn his loving wife, Barbara Stevenson, and his children Peter and Linda Smith (Jean Thivierge), his step children Bryan, Mary, Jane, Susan and Martha Mitchell, William's sisters Enid and Juanita of Ottawa.
Bill was a very compassionate man who cared deeply for his family, friends and community.  He was Regional Manager for Ultramar for over 40 years and a devoted Town Councilor for the Borough of Lennoxville.  Bill was an avid golfer and past president of the Lennoxville Curling Club.  He shared many good times with friends playing cribbage and bridge.  Bill and Barbara have wonderful memories of their extensive travels and cruises.
Visitation will take place at Cass Funeral Home, 3006 College St., Lennoxville, QC, on Friday April 7th, 2017 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday, April 8th, 2017 from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. Funeral service will be held at Lennoxville United Church on April 8th at 2:00 p.m.
The family would like to thank Dr. Richard Champoux , his family physician, and the medical team and nursing staff of the Palliative Care Unit at the CHUS Hotel-Dieu Hospital.                    
Contributions to the Canadian Cancer Fund would be appreciated.


Walker Henderson, Hazel

Passed away at the CHUS Hotel-Dieu in Sherbrooke , on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at the age of 95. Beloved wife of the late Stephen Henderson.
Cherished mother of Lyman (Ella), Lynn (Betty Anne), Penny (Allan Lloyd). Wellman and Wendylea. Hazel is survived by her sister Flora Young. She was the loving grandmother to Stephen Lloyd (Angel), Arthur Lloyd (Amanda), Elizabeth Lloyd (Dexter), Matthew Lloyd (Kathleen), Earl Henderson, Stephanie Henderson, Jeffrey Henderson, Jennifer Henderson, Zachary Henderson, Christopher Henderson (Cindy) and Katherine Henderson and great grandmother to Joseph Henderson and Nicholas Henderson. She will be missed by many other relatives and dear friends.
There will be a burial at a later date.
 The family would like to thank the ambulance drivers and the nurses and doctors at the CHUS Hotel-Dieu for the care given to Hazel.


Lafrance , Richard Alan

(1960-2017)

Passed away at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal, on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at the age of 57.
Son of Audrey Hamilton and the late Frederick Lafrance.
Richard leaves to mourn his sister Carol Duperron, his brother Jerry Lafrance, his nieces Leanne Duperron, Stacie Côté and nephew Steven Duperron, along with other relatives and dear friends.
Visitation will be held at the Cass Funeral Home, 3006 College St. Sherbrooke (Lennoxville), on Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm followed by the funeral service at 3:00 pm in the funeral home chapel. Interment at the Malvern Cemetery at a later date.
The family would like to thank the Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal for the wonderful care given to Richard.


Wilson Desruisseaux , Dorothy

(1916-2017)                    

Passed away at the Centre de Santé de la MRC de Coaticook , on Friday, March 17, 2017 at the age of 100. Beloved wife of the late Dolor Desruisseaux.
Dorothy leaves to mourn her children: Shirley Desruisseaux Marceau (the late Guy), and Raymond Desruisseaux (Adriana Kezar); her grandchildren Sylvie (Michel Juneau), André, Jean (Patti Warnock) and Paul and also her 5 great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at a later date.  
Sincere thanks to the employees of the Manoir Gale  and the Centre de Santé de la MRC de Coaticook for the excellent care provided to Dorothy.
Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, 100-2630, King West, Sherbrooke, QC J1J 2H1 would be appreciated.


Nutbrown Rothney , Arlene Doris



Passed away peacefully on March 15th, 2017 in the presence of her family at the Hotel-Dieu Hospital in Sherbrooke, Qc. at the age of 95.
Predeceased by her beloved husband Russell Rothney of 60 years.
Loving mother of Patricia (John Robinson), David (Shirley Robinson), Susan (Gerald Cook) and Mary Lou (Robert Cusack).
Predeceased by her daughter Diane (Robert Magon), her grandson Michael Robinson (Melanie Mukkala), her sisters Phyllis (the late Curt Robichaud) and Gloria (the late Lachlan Matheson) her brother Russell (the late Joan Dezan) and her nephew Barry Nutbrown.
She is survived by her brother Wayne Nutbrown (Louise Cass) several cousins including Frances Smith, 7 grandchildren: Jennifer Rothney (Andy), Rob Magon (Renata), Julie Magon (Eric), Caitlin and Natalie Cook, Jackson and Grant Cusack; 6 great grandchildren: Nicholas Robinson, Isaiah, Matteo and Jayden Zewdie, Ethan and Austin Wolfe as well as many nieces and nephews.   
Visitation will be held at the Lennoxville United Church, 6 Church, Sherbrooke (Lennoxville), on Saturday, April 1st, 2017 from 1 to 2 pm followed by the funeral service at 2 pm. Rev. Linda Buchanan officiating. Interment at Malvern Cemetery.
The family wishes to thank the doctors and staff at the CHUS Hotel-Dieu  Palliative Care 5th and 6th floor and also the staff of Grace Village for the care given to Arlene.   
Memorial contributions to: Alzheimers Society or to the Canadian Cancer Society.


Aulis , Jane Fay

(1940-2017)

Passed away at the CHUS Hôtel-Dieu, on March 14, 2017 at the age of 76. Beloved daughter of the late James and Mystle Aulis. Resting at the Cass Funeral Home, 3006 College St. Sherbrooke (Lennoxville), on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 2 to 4 pm followed by the funeral service at 4 pm in the funeral home chapel. Interment in the Eaton Cemetery at a later date. Fay leaves to mourn her uncles, aunts, cousins and friends. A special thanks to Sanaa Fakiri for the care given to Jane.


Danforth Roy, Shirley

1947 - 2017

Mrs. Shirley Danforth Roy passed away at the CSSS Memphremagog on Monday, March 6, 2017 at the age of 69, formally from the Canton of Stanstead.  Dearly beloved wife of Philippe Roy and daughter of the late Maurice Danforth and the late Marie-Jeanne Cormier.

Mrs. Danforth Roy leaves to mourn her children: Daniel (Paula), Henri (Louise), Donna (Denis), Chantal (Danny), Nicole (Normand), Gisèle (Sylvain), Alain (Mélanie), Denis (Valérie) and Nancy (Rick) as well as her grandchildren: Trisha, Karina, Nadia, Valérie, Mike, Martin, Patricia, Sébastien, Philippe, Claudia, Yann, Vanessa, Johanie, Audrey, Roxanne, Antony, Kathya, Tommy, Kasandra, Jakob, Sabrina, Cédrick, Nicolas, Félix, Coralie, Loïc Kayla, Logan and their spouses.  She also leaves her great-grandchildren: Léa (T), Léa (R), Médérick, Olivia, Malick , Charlie and Baby Roy on the way.  She leaves her brother David and sister Vye (late Robert).  She is predeceased by her sisters Marguerite (late Marcel), Louise and Cora. She will be missed by her brothers and sisters in-law: Florence (Marcel), Denise (Annette), Yvette, Cécile (Bill) Jacinthe (Marcel), Jean-Paul (Louise), Madeleine, Fernand (Carole), François, Solange (René), Rachel (Guy), Carmen (Pierre), Ginette, Céline (Gérard) and Camil.  She is also predeceased by her brothers and sister in law Robert (Vye), Raymonde and Ginette.  She also leaves to mourn Carmel, Rosaire, Jean and Lucille as well as many uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held at the Cass funeral Home, 545, Dufferin, Stanstead, on Friday, March 10, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and on Saturday March 11, 2017 from 8:30 to 9:50 a.m.   Funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m. at the St-Ephrem Church in Fitch Bay.  Interment at the Fitch Bay cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Quebec Cancer Foundation, 1155 Blvd. René Lévesque Ouest, Bureau 1705, Montréal, (Québec) H3B 3Z7, would be appreciated by the family.


Johnston, Jessie Iona

(1943-2017)

Passed away at the CHUS-Fleurimont, Sherbrooke, on March 4, 2017 at the age of 73. Daughter of the late Sydney Johnston and the late Myrtle Fee.

Jessie leaves to mourn her children: Leanne, Stacey and Krenda (Marc); her grandchildren Opal (J.F.), April (Shawn), Jennifer (Philippe), Katrina (Jonathan), Jonathan, Dylan (Shanny) and Maxime; and her great-grandchildren Emeric and Nathan. She also leaves her sister Hazel; her brother Kenneth (Dorothy); and the father of her children, Sherman Lancaster; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by her sister Linda.  

Resting at the Cass Funeral Home, 295 Principale S. Richmond, QC, where friends may visit, on Sunday, March 12, 2017, from 7 pm to 9 pm and on Monday, March 13, 2017, from 10 am to 11 am. A religious service will follow in the funeral home chapel at 11 am, with Ellis Clark officiating.

The family would like to thank the Wales Home and the 9th floor ICU at the CHUS Fleurimont for the wonderful care they provided.

In lieu of flowers, donations to The Wales Home Foundation (Norton 1), 506 Rte 243N, Cleveland J0B 2H0 would be greatly appreciated.


Marlin (née Stewart), Dorothy Pearl

February 9, 1918- March 3, 2017

Dorothy Marlin of Waterville, Quebec passed away peacefully on March 3, 2017 at Grace Village. Loving wife of the late Elwood Marlin.

Loving mother to James (Celine), Sylvia (David) and Terry (Lynn). Cherished grandmother to Melissa, Genevieve, Marc, Jennifer and Ryan, a great grandmother to Adam. She will be greatly missed by her many nieces and nephews, her sisters Lucy Kinghorn at Grace Village, Edna Stewart-Beattie and Doris Clouston at the family farm in St-Pierre Broughton. 

The family wishes to thank all the staff of the Grace Village for their kindness and care and special friend Linda Pelser.

A private graveside service will be held at Malvern Cemetery at a later date.    


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