In Memoriam is a presentation of our area funeral homes. It is heard daily after the 1pm news on CKDR.

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Maria Teresa Palermo at Princess Court on February 24, 2015 with her family by her side.

Maria was born on April 17, 1934 in Incornata, Italy to Nicola and Stella Di Rubio. She was the fourth of five children.  

Maria is survived by her children John Palermo, Mario Palermo, Dan (Debbie) Palermo and daughter... Read more about Maria Palermo

It is with deepest sadness we announce the sudden passing of Rose.

Rose was born in Opasatika ON. She married Fernand Nolet on May 18, 1963. They had 4 children together, 3 sons Paul, Roland and Pierre and 1 daughter Ghislaine. Rose and Fernand moved to Ignace ON in 1974.

Rose held several jobs in Ignace over the years; she ended her working career at Ignace Public School. Rose... Read more about Rose Marie Nolet

In loving memory of William (Billy) Pitchenese, who passed away on Saturday February 14, 2015 at the age of 53 in the Meno Ya Win Hospital in Sioux Lookout.

Dad, grandpa, brother, son and uncle, you fought a long hard battle. A true warrior right to the end, and as you told us your goodbyes before starting your journey, you would blaze the trial for the rest of us.

William leaves... Read more about William Pitchenese

In loving memory of Christine Robertson Nicoll of Dryden who passed away on Saturday February 14, 2015 at the Dryden Regional Health Centre at the age of 89. Chrissie was born September 11, 1925 in Fort Qu-Appelle, Saskatchewan, the youngest child of Thomas and Agnes Henderson. The family moved to Dryden by train when she was a small child. She attended Britton school until Grade 8, after... Read more about Christine Robertson Nicoll

In Loving Memory of  Barbara “Babs” Zarecki,  age 89, who passed away on Tuesday February 10,  2015 at the William George Extended Care Facility.

Barbara Zarecki is survived by her husband Adam Zarecki,   and her children Carol Brunton, Lyn Button and Michael Zarecki.  She is also survived by 6 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild and  numerous nieces and nephews.

There will be no... Read more about Barbara Zarecki

In loving memory of Agnes (Aggie) Christine Daignault, who passed away peacefully at her home in Wabigoon, Ontario on Saturday January 31st, 2015.


Aggie was born on February 10th, 1934 to Joseph and Muriel Rousseau in Fort Frances Ontario.


In 1952 she married Jim Daignault and 7 years later they decided to expand their family when they fell... Read more about Agnes Daignault

In loving memory of Alfred Lippert who passed away Monday January 26, 2015 in Beausejour.  

Alfred was born on October 22, 1926 in Bule Brzniea, Poland.  He came to Canada in 1939 with his mother, two brothers and one sister.  His father and oldest brother were already in Dinorwic.  On his second day here, his dad took him fishing and I suspect that his love for fishing and the outdoors... Read more about Alfred Lippert

In loving memory of Neil Roy Anderson, age 45 years, who passed away suddenly on Sunday January 25th at the Dryden Regional Health Centre.


Neil is survived by his children Kayla (Brandon) Anderson, Trista (Chris) Anderson, Kyle Froome-Anderson, grandchildren Kylie and Baylee, Cheyanne and Joseph, parents Linda and Roy Anderson, brother Derek (Ange) Anderson nieces... Read more about Neil Anderson

In loving memory of Martha Obie who passed away peacefully in her sleep at her residence in Princess Court on Tuesday January 27, 2015.

Martha was born to the late Edward and Lena Gussie March 13, 1935 in Beausejour Manitoba.  She moved to Wabigoon, Ontario with her husband Vernon in 1955. 

Martha lived just outside of Wabigoon for almost 50 years.  She raised a family of 5 while... Read more about Martha Obie

In loving memory of Frances Pringle, age 86 years, who passed away peacefully in the Dryden Regional Health Center Monday, January 26th.

            Frances is survived by her husband Matt Olson, daughters: Karyl Muller and Nancy Lake, sons John Pringle and David Pringle, by 11 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and her sister Shirley Shaw.

            A Memorial... Read more about Frances Pringle