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Jo-Ann McLeod, 66

Jo-Ann Adele McLeod was born to James Douglas and Adele McLeod on April 29, 1947 in Rainy River, Ont and passed away at her home in Rainy River on October 4, 2013 with her pets Lily and Maggie by her side.

Funeral Notice: Dora Trenchard


Jo-Ann McLeod, 66

Sadly the family of Jo-Ann McLeod, 66, announces her sudden passing at her residence in Rainy River, Ont, on Friday October 4, 2013. A memorial service will be held on Friday October 11, 2013 at 11 a.m. from the Northridge Funeral Home, Emo, Ont. A complete funeral announcement to follow.

Denise Eveline Marie Friesen (Nault), 72

October 6, 1940 - August 13, 2013. Denise leaves us after a long and brave battle. She leaves to mourn her, son Keith, daughter-in-law Synnove, granddaughter Reese, sisters Linda Foster (Gary), Ida Maryniuk (Ed), her brothers Noel, Aurel (June) , Michael & Oliver along with plenty of extended family and friends.
A celebration of her life was held on Friday, August 16, 2013 at the Kingsway Legion in Edmonton, Alberta.

Ross Peterson, 76

It is with great sadness that we announce that we have lost our beloved husband, father, son, brother and grandfather, Ross M. Peterson, 76, of Bergland, Ont on Friday September 20, 2013 at his family home.
Ross was born in Rainy River, Ont on October 27, 1936, to Arthur and Gerda Peterson.
He was raised in Bergland and worked at different jobs in the Lake of Woods area for several years, including the family business at Peterson’s Stop & Shop, and guiding and logging in the community.

Brian S. Kearney, 66

It is with great sadness in our hearts to announce the departure of our loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother and friend, Brian S. Kearney who succumbed to his long battle with a lengthy illness.
Brian, born in Rainy River on March 22, 1947 was the oldest of three boys from parents Hazel and Lorne. Brian's high school years were spent at Hammarskjold in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Brian's working years were as a mechanic in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Brian passed away on August 21, 2013 at the tender age of 66.

James John Carson McQuaker, 92

James John Carson McQuaker passed away on Wednesday July 24th, 2013 at the Emo Health Centre in his 93rd year. He was born on September 5, 1920 in Pattullo Township on the farm his parents, William and Annie McQuaker homesteaded. He attended Pattullo #8 school. He met Iris Corrine Pearson when she came to teach at that school in 1943. They were married in Emo on December 29, 1944.

Ester Vivian Teresia Peterson, 77

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our dear aunt and sister, Ester Vivian Teresia Peterson, on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 in Fort Frances, Ont. at the age of 77.

Theodore Patrick Murray, 79

Theodore Patrick "Pat" Murray of Rainy River, Ontario passed away July 9, 2013 at the Rainy River Health Centre .

Eunice Margaret Persson, 79

Eunice Margaret Persson of Whitehorse, Yukon. June 10, 1934-July 10, 2013. Born to Margareta and Alfred Persson in Tovell, Ont.


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