3173 John Stewart – former commandant RMCC – 1980-82 passed away on Sunday, August 23 –
A memorial service commemorating his life will be held at Currie Hall, Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston, Ontario on Saturday, 12 September 2015 at 1:00 pm. A reception at the RMC Senior Staff Mess will follow.
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6230 CAWSEY, Tupper (Thomas F.) Surrounded by the love of his family, Tupper (Thomas Frederick) Cawsey died peacefully at home on Monday, August 17, 2015. Tupper had a profound ability to love openly and honestly, and shared that with family, friends, students, and colleagues. He lived his love through his actions.
Tupper was a professor at Wilfrid Laurier University School of Business and Economics, winning numerous awards for teaching excellence and research/case writing. He was a Fellow and editor for the North American Case Research Association. He was a long-time elder at Knox Presbyterian Church Waterloo and past Chair of the Board at Lutherwood.
He will be sadly missed by loving wife Heather (Wilson), daughters Kathy (Kenneth Harvie) and Barbara (Eric Gaudet); grandchildren Mathieu, Renée, Rhiannon, and Aubrey; sister Joanne; brother-in-law David (Mary Ann); nieces and nephews Liz, Penny (Kerry), Paul (Suzanne), Philip (Amy), Sarah (Brian), Jody (Rob), and Allan (Jacquie); and great-nieces/nephews, cousins and friends.
A celebration in gratitude for his long, love-filled life took place August 22nd.
Dr. Gerald Anthony Morgan
May 8, 1925 – August 30, 2015
MORGAN, Gerald Anthony
Dr. Gerald Morgan died at the age of 90 on August 30, 2015 in West Vancouver. Born May 8, 1925 in London, he went to sea at 15 during WW II and was sunk twice in the Battle of the Atlantic. He became a naval captain after serving in the British and Canadian Merchant Navies. He obtained several university degrees and became a professor of English and Philosophy, specializing in Joseph Conrad. He taught at CMR and then was head of the English department at RRMC near Victoria until his retirement, admired and beloved of generations of students for his lessons in, and example for, critical thinking, ethics and literature. He was a poet, author, artist and speaker, and served as president of the Humanities Assn. of Canada. After retirement and the death of his wife, he taught at Westminster Abbey for over 20 years. He sought justice, especially for the Canadian veteran merchant seamen, loved nature, always knew where true north was in every sense, and was a generous donor to causes and charity, brilliant husband, father, grandfather and friend.
He was predeceased by his loving wife, Janina. He is survived by his children, Irene Monica Stewart (Scott Blair Stewart) and Marina Morgan and grandchildren, Alexis and Morgan Stewart and Danica Marsden. A Funeral Mass will be held at Christ the Redeemer Church, 599 Keith Road, West Vancouver, B.C. at 10:30am on September 5, 2015. If friends so desire, donations may be made to the Visionquest Recovery Society or Covenant House
“O Captain! My Captain!”
Cards of condolence, etc for the family of Professor (emeritus) Gerald Morgan should be sent to the following address:
Ms Marina Morgan,
c/o Remedios and Company, Barristers & Solicitors,
1010 – 1030 West Georgia Street,
Vancouver, B.C. V6E 2Y3
3441 WALLACE, Reginald Stanley (Stan) – Ph.D., M.Eng., B.MSc., rmc, B.ASc.
Stan passed away peacefully Saturday August 29, 2015 in his 83rd year. He is mourned by wife Joan, sister Helen Cosbey, daughters Joanne, Linda and Carolyn and grandchildren Sara, Devin and Jordan. Stan enjoyed skiing, sailing, adopting pets and meeting people. He held a challenging career designing airports all over the world. His easy smile and unique humour will be missed. A Memorial Service and reception will held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 17, 2015 at St Paul’s United Church, 3760 Carp Rd, Carp, ON.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen from Sept. 4 to Sept. 5, 2015