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

A woman of great strength and courage, a true warrier, our mother & nanny, Lena Ledoux bravely battled cancer for many years. On a peaceful Saturday afternoon, Feb 6, 2016, We had to say goodbye to her. She was a mom and Nanny until her last breath. With her family by her side God took her hand and guided her home to reunite with the family & friends who went on before... Read more about Lena Ledoux

In loving memory of Lillian Mildred Seidel (nee Schultz) who passed away peacefully at the age of 98 on Monday, February 8th, 2016 at the Dryden Regional Health Centre.

Lillian was born on May 20th, 1917 at St. Boniface Hospital in Manitoba.  She was raised on the family farm at Seven Sister Falls, Manitoba. She married Fritz on June 13, 1942 and moved to Eagle... Read more about Lillian Seidel

Margaret Romas – July 3, 1932 – February 8, 2016


It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Margaret Emily Romas.

Margaret was born in Shoal Lake, Manitoba to Alex and Sarah Tinck.

Margaret is survived by six children, Sons, Jim (Helen) of Dryden, Don (Kim) of Dryden, Gord, of Dryden,

Garry (Christine) of Dryden, Roger (Robin) of... Read more about Margaret Romas

In loving memory of Aurise Priscilla Bain, who passed away on Monday February 1, 2016 in Princess Court at the age of 93.

Aurise is predeceased by her parents Alfred & Octavie Tourond and her husband Yvan Bain. She is survived by her brother David and his wife Juliette Tourond and numerous nieces and nephews.

Aurise was a long-time resident of Princess Court, where she... Read more about Aurise Priscilla Bain

Donnie Harry Dobransky

March 1, 1953 – January 30, 2016

It is with profound heartbreak and sorrow we announce the passing of our most loved husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend who, passed away at home in Ignace, surrounded by his loving family after a long and courageous battle with cancer

Donnie was born in Fort Frances, ON to Josef and Frieda Dobransky. He... Read more about Donnie Harry Dobransky

Anne Johnson

In loving memory of Anne Johnson, who passed away on Wednesday January 27th, 2016 at Princess Court at the age of 94.

Anne was predeceased by her 1st husband Stan Kushner, and 2nd husband Einar Johnson. She is survived by her children: Lynn Kushner,... Read more about Anne Johnson

In loving memory of James (Jim) Robert Oltsher, age 70 who passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side on January 26, 2016.


Jim is survived by his wife Lynne, sons; Jamie (Kim) and Cory (Paula), grandchildren; Jordan (Andrea), Justin, Alexsis, Sydney and Chelsea, great-grandson; Jackson James, siblings; Paul (Dorothy), Julia, George (Heather) and many nieces... Read more about James Oltsher

Susan Lough was born on June 22 1949 in Cornwall Ontario and spent most of her childhood between there and Reddit. Susan then moved to the Dryden area where she met Ronald Beaudoin in 1968 and were soon married on October 3rd 1969.


Susan and Ron moved to Sioux lookout where she worked with the... Read more about Susan Beaudoin

In loving memory of Jason John Ovenstone, age 33 years, who passed away suddenly on Sunday January 24th


Jason is survived by his parents Marlene and Bill Ovenstone, brother Billy Ovenstone, sister Stephanie Landon, grandmother Lena Kuka, aunt Gail Pencoff, uncle Dan Kuka (Stellie), uncle Randy Kuka (Teresa), aunt Barb Nickel, uncle Glenn Ovenstone (Kathy), uncle... Read more about Jason Ovenstone

Sally Kusano, age 94, passed away at Princess Court Sunday, January 24, 2016.


She was born September 23, 1921 in Port Hammond, BC the 6th of 9 children.  The family moved in 1942 to... Read more about Sally Kusano