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

In loving memory of William (Bill) Heck who passed away peacefully at the Dryden Regional Health Centre, with family by his side at the age of 79.


Bill is predeceased by his wife Rena Patrie in 1999, and his friend Florence Smith in 2008. He is survived by his daughter Susan Oster and son-in-law Jason, stepsons George, Peter and Alex Patrie, several grandchildren and great... Read more about William Heck

Shirley Ruth St. Goddard (nee Ward)

1932 –2015

Shirley was born in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba on January 13, 1932. She meet her husband Merrill there and they were married on November 16, 1948, and shared 58 years of marriage.

She is survived by her sons: Gary Merrill St. Goddard (wife Janice) of Wabigoon, Randy Dale St. Goddard of Dryden, Cory Scott St. Goddard (partner... Read more about Shirley St. Goddard

1938 - 2015

Mrs. Eleanor Madeline Piche, age 76 passed away with her family and her beloved dog Rambo by her side on March 22, 2015.  Born on December 14, 1938 in Kenora, Ontario, she attended school in St. Adolphe, Manitoba and Lafleche, Saskatchewan.  When she returned to Kenora she met her husband and together they raised 3 children.  Family was important to her and she enjoyed... Read more about Eleanor Piche

In loving memory of Joseph Nickel who died in the Dryden Regional Health Center on Sunday, March 22nd following a courageous battle with cancer.

Born in Fort Frances to Agnes and John Nickel, Joe lived there until the early 70’s when he moved to Dryden to work at the Dryden Paper Co. Woodlands Garage.  Following that Joe worked for several years at Dingwall Ford before... Read more about Joseph Nickel

The family with great sorrow announces the death of Ken Dickson on Friday 13, 2015.

He was predeceased by his wife Rose Dickson in 2011.

He will be missed and remembered with love by his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

At Dad's request, no service will be held.  Cremation has already taken place.

The family wishes to thank Princess Court for their... Read more about Ken Dickson

On March 15, 2015, Marco Bucci passed away at the Dryden Regional Health Centre, peacefully, with his family by his side. He was 83 years old.

                Marco was born on October 22, 1931 in Tesoro, Gamberale, Italy. One of his proudest achievements as a young man in Italy was to have been chosen as an Alpini, an elite mountain military corps in the Italian army. He would often... Read more about Marco Bucci

With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Margaret Oberg on Wednesday, March 11, 2015.


Marg was born on July 24th, 1929 to Halvdan and Tillie Strand, growing up and attending school in Eton-Rugby.


Marg married George Oberg in 1949.  Marg and George were blessed with 40 years in a loving, respectful marriage, tackling life’s challenges as a team. ... Read more about Margaret Oberg

In loving memory of Rene Joseph Armand Lupien, age 83 years, who passed away peacefully at the Dryden Regional Health Centre on March 9, 2015, with family by his side.

Rene was born on October 23, 1931 in Laverlocher, Quebec.  He moved to Ontario for work in his younger years, working in many different fields.  Later he moved out to Saskatchewan and eventually returned to Northwestern... Read more about Rene Lupien

In loving memory of Rob...Robert Kevin Mireault, age 58 years, who passed away peacefully Wednesday March 4th, 2015 at the Dryden Regional Hospital, with his family at his side.

He is survived by his wife Shelley, children Michelle (Chris), Mike; his grandchildren Alexa, Jared, Hailey and Hunter; brothers Scott and Brian and extended family.

He did not grow up in the area, but... Read more about Robert Kevin Mireault

In Loving Memory of Harry Angeconeb, age 60, who passed away on March 2, 2015 at the William George Extended Care Facility.

Harry Angeconeb is survived by his son Joshua Childsforever, siblings Garnet (Margaret) Angeconeb, Ronald (Judy) Angeconeb, Florence (Wesley) Sanderson, Gord (Sheila) Angeconeb and Rick (Lana) Angeconeb.

Friends will be received at the Sioux Lookout Funeral... Read more about Harry Angeconeb