Professor Sidiga WASHI, Ph.D. (1955 - 2018)
Professor Sidiga Washi was the International Federation of Home Economics (IFHE) President from 2016 to 2018. The Ontario Home Economics Association (OHEA) extends sincere condolences to her friends, family and colleagues.
Professor Washi was an expert in the field of Nutrition Education, Community Nutrition and Family Sciences. With a background in Zoology-Chemistry from the University of Qatar, she went on to complete a Ph.D. in Family & Consumer Sciences Education with emphasis on Nutrition, at Iowa State University, USA.
MIRABELLI, Alan 1948 - 2017 Ottawa, Ontario
Alan arrived in Canada, the country he loved, as a young child with his parents Robert and Lisette and his sister Marilyn (Toronto), following a short time in the U.K. where he lived with his family after fleeing Egypt as refugees of war.
Pat was a long-time member of Ottawa HEA and an Executive Member of Ontario HEA, several years ago. Our deepest condolences go out to her friends and family.
Passed away peacefully in Ottawa at the Heart Institute, Saturday, May 6, 2017. Born September 26, 1945 in Morgantown, West Virginia, U.S.A. Beloved wife of Martin. Loving mother of Timothy (Julie) and Mark. Cherished grandmother of Heidi. Eldest daughter of the late Lloyd and Annalee (née Fike) Dear sister of the late Robert, Janet Auffray and Thomas. Sister-in-law to John and Lorraine Kozera. Aunt of Stephen and Mick Reid.
A Service in Memory of Patricia will be held at Orleans United Church, 1111 Orleans Blvd.,Tuesday, May 16 at 11:00 a.m. We will celebrate and honor a life dedicated to family, faith and service to others. The service is open to all who would like to attend. In memoriam donations to Interchurch Refugee Group (Interchurch Refugee Group, c/o The Treasurer, 1460 Laurin Crescent, Orleans, ON,K1E3G7).
See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/ottawacitizen/obituary.aspx?n=patricia-ulrich&pid=185377926#sthash.QGRWkNv2.dpuf
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