WILSON: Kenneth Shaw

Posted by on January 9, 2014

Wilson: Kenn a resident of R.R. 5 Thamesville passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham at the age of 87. Born in Campsall, England, son of the late Arthur and Priscila (Shaw) Wilson. Kenn was a Veteran of W.W.II serving in the Royal Canadian Navy and retired from the Canadian Coast Guard in 1982. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Br.#367, Thamesville. Predeceased by his first wife Lois (Ives) and his late wife Phyllis (Holt) Wilson. Loving father of Ronald Wilson (Judy), Claudia Jaques (John) and Brett Wilson (Bonnie). Sadly missed by his grandchildren Shawn, Shane, Shannon, Ryan, Joshua, Ben, Adrian, Brian, Patrick and great grandchildren MacKenzie,Maddison, Connor, Collin, Cian, Jordan, Nick, Tyler, Brayden, Payton, Chord, Camille, and Piper. Dear brother of Audrey Babcock . Predeceased by sister Annis Hodgson and brothers Robert and Claude Wilson.  At Kenn’s request there will be no visitation or funeral service. A Celebration of Kenn’s Life will take place at a later date. If desired donations to the Thamesville Legion Br.#367, Thamesville would be appreciated. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Badder Funeral Homes, Thamesville.

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CHARRON: Alphonse of Bothwell

Posted by on January 9, 2014

ALPHONSE CHARRONCharron: Alphonse, a resident of Bothwell, passed away at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham on Saturday, January 4, 2014 at the age of 78. Born in Chatham, son of the late Hector and Zita (Doyle) Charron. Alphonse was a seed corn dealer for many years and farmed all of his life, he retired in 2013. He was looking forward to a summer of camping with his family and friends. He was a member of St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church, Thamesville and a member of the St. Vincent de Paul Society. Alphonse devoted many hours over the years to the St. Vincent de Paul Children’s Camp. It was a labour of love. Beloved husband for 44 years to Doreen (nee Roberts) (Farrell) Charron. Loving father of Darryl Charron of Glencoe, Sharron Farrell (Harvey) of Strathroy, Greg Farrell (Debra) of Thamesville, Rob Farrell (Ann Marie) of Chatham and Mark Farrell (Sheryl) of Bothwell. There was a special place in his heart for each one of his “kids”. Proud Grandpa of Rebecca, Amanda (Dan), Christine, Nicole (Dustin), Josh, Ryan, Kylie, Haley and Taylor. Great-Grandpa to Leigha, Ethan, and Clayton and always remembered by Sabastian and Colton. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Pauline Fisher (Doug Depencier), Raymond and Colleen Charron, Bev Charron (Vi Sikesdi), Don and Gail Mathewson, Brian and Lynn Gardiner. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. He will also be remembered by the Farrell Family who accepted him as part of the family sharing many good times together. The Charron family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, Thamesville on Tuesday from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church, Thamesville on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 11am. Interment in St. Paul’s Cemetery, Thamesville. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to St. Vincent de Paul’s Childrens Camp or the Charity of One’s Choice. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent

VAN DAMME: Gustaaf “Gus” formerly of Glencoe

Posted by on December 29, 2013

Van Damme: Gustaaf “Gus” formerly of Glencoe passed away Friday, December 27, 2013 at Watford Quality Care Centre at the age of 79. Born in the Netherlands, son of the late Joseph and Marie (Bogaert) Van Damme. Brother of Joseph Van Damme of London, George Van Damme of Alvinston, Fr. John Van Damme of London and Richard Van Damme (Loraine) of RR #5 Thamesville. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. A Private Family Service will be held. Interment in St. Paul’s Cemetery, Thamesville. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the Canadian Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the John C. Badder Funeral Home, Thamesville.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, London, Ontario

KOFALT: Joanne C. of R.R.#2 Thamesville

Posted by on December 29, 2013

JOANNE KOFALTKofalt: Joanne Catherine, a resident of R.R.#2 Thamesville, passed away peacefully at Four Counties Health Services, Newbury on Sunday, December 29, 2013 at the age of 69. Born in Chatham, daughter of the late Joseph and Anna (Rogina) Kofalt. Joanne will be sadly missed by Tom and Charlene Farrell, Armond and Clarence Pinsonneault and her many neighbours and friends. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Paul’s Church, Thamesville on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 11am with Fr. Ray Lawhead as Celebrant. Interment St. Paul’s Cemetery, Thamesville. If desired donations to St. Paul’s Cemetery, Thamesville would be appreciated. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to the John C. Badder Funeral Home, Thamesville

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario

MARSHANT: Helen,formerly of Chatham

Posted by on December 23, 2013

HELEN MARSHANTMarshant: Helen , formerly of Chatham, passed away peacefully at Meadow Park Nursing, London on Sunday December 22, 2013 at the age of 82. Born in Sudbury, daughter of the late Stanley and Mary Brooks. Beloved wife of the late Morley Marshant (1995). Loving mother of Randy and his wife Brenda Marshant of London. Loving grandmother of Brandie and Brianna Marshant. Dear sister of Bill McLay (Nancy), Sheila Briere (Claude). Also survived by several nieces and nephews and her extended London family. Predeceased by her sister Marilyn Berg and her step-father Charlie Hill. The Marshant family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St.,Thamesville on Friday, December 27, 2013 from 11am until the time of the service at 12 noon. Interment Mayhew-Mt.Pleasant Cemetery, Thamesville. In lieu of flowers donations may be made at the funeral home (by Cheque only)to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Alzheimers Society. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, London, Ontario

KISH: Glenda, formerly of Bothwell

Posted by on December 23, 2013

Kish: Glenda (Campbell), formerly of Bothwell, passed away at Copper Terrace, Chatham on Sunday, December 22, 2013 at the age of 75, born in Petrolia, daughter of the late Glen and Marion (Case) Campbell. Glenda is survived by her son John Kish Jr. (Lana); daughters Jodi Kish, and Melanie Kish-Lewis (Dwain); grandchildren Sarah, Andrew, Kaitlin Kish, Candice and Codie Kish, Bob and Derek Johnson, Will and A.J. Lewis; her twin sister Linda Steckley,  sister Iris Hellam;  brother Jim Haskell;  daughter-in-law Ann-Marie Kish – Gilroy and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her son Jim Kish, and husband John Kish. At Glenda’s request there will be no Visitation or Funeral Service. A Celebration of her life will take place at a later date. Cremation. Interment Oakland Cemetery. If desired donations to the Bothwell Community Boosters (Jim Kish Theatre) would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to the Badder & Robinson Funeral Home, Bothwell

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PINSONNEAULT: Roger a resident of Thamesville

Posted by on December 17, 2013

ROGER PINSONNEAULT

 

 

Pinsonneault: Roger, a resident of Thamesville, passed away peacefully at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham on Monday, December 16, 2013 at the age of 82. Born in Dover Twp., son of the late Ovide and Bertha (Deschene) Pinsonneault. Roger retired from Rockwell International, and was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Br.#367 Thamesville for over 30 years. Beloved husband of 56 years to Shirley (Hind) Pinsonneault. Loving father of Jamie Lutz (Brad) of Kingsville, Brad Pinsonneault of Thamesville, Janice Leyte (Jim) of Chatham, Steve Pinsonneault (Jane) of Thamesville, Judy Rountree (Peter) of Chatham, Joanne Wright (Brian Vadovic) of Dover. Loving grandpa of Brandi, Christopher, Kennidy, Bryan, Danielle, Crystal, Patrick, Katie, Nick, Julia, Sinjin, Liberty, Sorcha, Jessi, Lindsay, and great-grandchildren Teagan and Atlanna. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Jean Geleynse (Joe) of Chatham and Louise Pinsonneault of Ridgetown. Predeceased by a brother Hector Pinsonneault. The family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday, December 20, 2013 at 1:30pm. Interment Mayhew-Mt.Pleasant Cemetery, Thamesville. Donations may be made at the funeral home by (Cheque only) to the Chatham-Kent Fire Service Thamesville, Thamesville Sertoma, or the Thamesville Legion Br.#367. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

 

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario

LABADIE: Harold a resident of Dresden

Posted by on December 17, 2013

Labadie: Harold W. Sr. a resident of Dresden and formerly of Wallaceburg passed away Saturday, December 14, 2013 at the age of 87. Beloved husband of Ann (Babin) Labadie. He is predeceased by his mother Violet, father Roy and step-father Alvin Foster. Loving father of Elaine Marentette (Ray), Harold Labadie Jr. (Cathy), Darcy Labadie (Luanne), Penny Vitek and Pam Labadie (Jody). Cherished grandfather of Stephen, Eric, Carolyn, Nick, Terri, Chasity, Shae-Lynn and Makayla. Proud great grandfather of Mya, Corinne and Caleb. Loving brother to Viola Landon (Ron) and Penny Daniels (Tim) and Ron Labadie. He is predeceased by sisters Nettie Smith and Ruby Solski. Harold was a member and past president of the Royal Canadian Legion, Br. 113. He proudly served with the Royal Canadian Airforce during World War II. Harold enjoyed hunting, golfing and fishing. He was strong of spirit and his many nieces and nephews will miss his laughter and humour. Thanks to Dr. Miller and staff at Chatham Kent Health Alliance for their kindness, professional care and compassion. Words cannot express our sincere gratitude for the outstanding care the staff at Fairfield Park provided. Friends will be received at the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 679 North Street, Dresden on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The funeral mass will be celebrated Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 11 a.m. at St. Michael’s Church 698 Tecumseh St., Dresden. Interment in Dresden Cemetery. Donations may be made at the funeral home to the Canadian Diabetes Association or on-line at www.badderfuneralhome.com.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario

HOUSTON: Keith a resident of R.R.#4 Dresden

Posted by on November 29, 2013

KEITH HOUSTON

Houston: Keith, a resident of R.R.#4 Dresden, passed away peacefully at Fairfield Park, Wallaceburg on Friday, November 29, 2013 at the age of 79. Born in Dawn Twp., son of the late Robert and Charlotte (Langrell) Houston. Keith was the first Mayor of Dawn Twp., and also served  as a councilman, Deputy Reeve and Reeve. Beloved husband of Shirley (McKerrall) Houston. Loving father of Stephen Houston (Julie) of Chatham, and Karen Vandecaveye (Brian) of Wyoming. Loving grandpa of Grayson, Andrew and Hayley. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sisters Grace Adams, Doris Jackson, and Lois Arnold. The Houston family will receive friends at the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 679 North St., Dresden on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 11am with Rev. Linda McFadden officiating. Interment Dresden Cemetery. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the Chatham-Kent Hospice (cheques made payable to St. Andrews Residence memo line C-K Hospice) or Dresden Food Bank. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Sarnia

COFELL: Candice of London

Posted by on November 28, 2013

CANDICE COFELLCofell: Candice, a resident of London, passed away suddenly on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at the age of 42. Born in Chatham, beloved daughter of Jack and Sharon (Wilkins) Cofell. Loving sister of Ashlie McIntosh (Duncan) of Ilderton, Angela Bertelson (Doug) of Guelph. Loving aunt of Olivia, Taitem, Holdyn, and Spencer. Sadly missed by her Aunts and Uncles Kathy Wills (John), Shirley Johnson (Robert), Neil Wilkins (Marigay) and Betsy March (Charlie). Also survived by many cousins and friends. The Cofell family will receive friends at the Badder & Robinson Funeral Home, 211 Elm St., Bothwell on Friday evening from 7-9pm. A Private Funeral Service will be held. Cremation to follow. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to Community Living,London or Threetobe (Stem Cell Reserach). Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, London, Ontario

ELLIOTT: Claire a resident of R.R.#2 Florence

Posted by on November 9, 2013

Elliott: Claire CLAIRE ELLIOTTL., a resident of R.R.#2 Florence, passed away at Four Counties Health Services, Newbury on Friday, November 8, 2013 at the age of 80. Beloved husband of the late Marguerite (Robinson) Elliott (2010). Loving father of Sueann “Suzy” Judson (Jarod), Mark Elliott (Krista) all of London. Loving grandpa of Tristan, Ella Claire, and Kessel. Dear brother of Jim Elliott (Dolores), Jean Morrissey (Tom). Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predceased by his brother Rae Elliott. The Elliott family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St.,Thamesville on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Monday, November 11, 2013 at 2:30pm with Rev. John Maroney officiaitng. Interment St. Matthew’s Cemetery, Florence. If desired donations by cheque to Four Counties Health Services or charity of one’s choice would be appreciated. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, London, Ontario

ROESCH: Henry, a resident of Shetland

Posted by on October 24, 2013

HENRY PETERSRoesch: Henry John formerly of R.R. 2 Florence passed away Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at CEE Hospital of Bluewater Health, Petrolia at the age of 93. Born in Chatham, son of the late John and Mary (Legue) Roesch. Hank had lived in Shetland for 50 years and was a veteran of WWII, serving in the Oxford Rifles Medical Core, Prince Geroge. B.C.. He had owned and operated Howe’s Economy Foods Ltd. in Chatham and Thamesville. Hank will be spending his 94th birthday with his late wife of 69 years Gladys. He enjoyed every aspect of his life and lived it at full speed. Beloved husband of the late Gladys (Peters) Roesch (2011). Loving father of Linda Peters (Grant) of Florence, John Roesch (Janice) of Ancaster and Barbara Beckett (Ron) of Shetland. Sadly missed by grandchildren Annette Schliehauf (Chris), Don Beckett, KayLien Kruger (Wayne), Neela Peters, Beverly Girard (Trevor), John Roesch (Brandy) and 8 great grandchildren. Fondly remembered by brother-in-law Arthur McDermid of Owen Sound and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sister Helen McDermid and half brother Louis Cedar. The Roesch family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at 3 p.m. with Bob Hodgson officiating. Interment in Shetland Cemetery. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the charity of your choice. Online donations and condolences may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario

DEPENCIER : Delfa of R.R.#6 Thamesville

Posted by on October 19, 2013

Depencier: Delfa V. (Shaw), formerly of R.R.#6 Thamesville, passed away peacefully at the Village on the Ridge, Ridgetown on Saturday, October 19, 2013 at the age of 98. Born in Kent Bridge, daughter of the late Noah and Ethel Shaw. Beloved wife of the late John “Glen” Depencier (1998). Loving mother of Doug Depencier (Pauline Fisher) of R.R.#6 Thamesville. Sadly missed by grandchildren Laurie Hinz, Lisa Alves (Emanuel), Lesley Depencier (Tony Bourque), and great-grandchildren Stephanie, Shaun, Brock, Daniel (Heather) , Braden, and Kyle. Predeceased by her daughter-in-law Shirley Depencier (1985). The Depencier family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 11am with Pastor Lynn Brown officiating. Interment Mayhew-Mt.Pleasant Cemetery, Thamesville. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance Foundation. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario

Majek: Francis “Frank” of RR 4 Chatham

Posted by on October 18, 2013

Frank MajekMajek: Francis S. “Frank”, a resident of R.R. 4 Chatham, passed away at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Friday, October 18, 2013 in his 80th year. Born in Chatham Twp., son of the late Michael and Elizabeth (Cerny) Majek. Frank farmed all his life in Harwich Twp., with his brother John. He loved sitting in the drive shed with his little dog Sarah, watching the cars and neighbours drive by. He also enjoyed spending time with his good friends Mark and Ruby. Dear brother of John Majek of R.R.4 Chatham. Also survived by two nieces. Predeceased by his twin sister Mary Kormendy (2010) and a nephew. The Majek family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Monday, from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. Prayers will be held at 6:45pm Monday evening.The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church, Thamesville on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 11:00am. Interment St. Anthony’s Cemetery, Chatham. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to Chatham-Kent O.S.P.C.A or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

 

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Johnston: Lois Kay of R.R. 4 Dresden

Posted by on October 8, 2013

Lois JohnstonJohnston: Lois Kay a resident of R.R. 4 Dresden passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 6, 2013 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Sydenham Campus, Wallaceburg at the age of 76. Born in Sarnia, only child of the late Hazel (Bobier) and Stanley Johnston of Bothwell. Predeceased by best friend “Buzz”. Survived by extended family Gerald McDonald, Karen Northcott, Lynn & Sue McDonald, Cathy & Jr. Kelly, Debrah Kearns, Dianne & George Copeland and families and the Johnston and Bobier cousins. Lois was Secretary to the Department of External Affairs. She was posted to London, England, Islamabad, Pakistan, Saigon, South Vietnam and Tel Aviv, Israel. Lois returned to Ottawa until retirement. She resided in Westport and Portland before moving to Dresden in 2005. Cremations has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. If desired, donations may be made to the Royal Canadian Legion, Bothwell Br. 252. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Badder & Robinson Funeral Home, Bothwell. Online donations and condolences may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario

POLAND: Darlene, a resident of Dresden

Posted by on October 6, 2013

DARLENE POLANDPoland: Darlene (Cox) a resident of Dresden, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the Sydenham Campus, Wallaceburg on Saturday, October 5, 2103 at the age of 55. Born in Pointe Edward, daughter of the late Howard and Jean Cox. Predeceased by her husband William Poland. Beloved mother of Melissa Poland (George Vankoughnett) of Dresden. Dear and special friend of Shirley LaPointe of Tilbury, Michelle Hallmark (Jim) of Croton. Dear sister of Ken Cox (Sylvie) of Windsor, Rick Cox (Gayle) of Pointe Edward. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. At Darlene’s request, cremation has taken place, a private family graveside service will be held at a later date. If desired donations to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Badder Funeral Homes, Dresden

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario

DAVIES: Michael, a resident of Thamesville

Posted by on October 6, 2013

Davies: Michael, a resident of Thamesville, passed away peacefully at home, with his parents by his side on Friday, October 4, 2013 at the age of 50. Born in Shrewsbury, England, son of Reginald and Airlys (Roberts) Davies of Thamesville. Loving father of  Lindsay Davies of Edmonton. Dear brother of Graham Davies of Denmark. At Michael’s request cremation has taken place. If desired donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Badder Funeral Homes, Thamesville

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SECORD: Floyd, a resident of Rondeau

Posted by on September 30, 2013

Secord: Floyd, a resident of Rondeau, passed away suddenly at his home on Monday, September 30, 2013 at the age of 85. Born in Howard Twp., son of the late  Ernie and Hilda (Carroll) Secord. Beloved husband of Dorothy (Elliott) Secord. Loving father and father-in-law of Scott Secord of Thamesville, the late Rod Secord and his wife Sandra of Thamesville. Loving grandpa of Randi Secord (Ryan Anderson), Tyler Secord (Katie Erickson) and great-granddaughter Jacklyn.  Predeceased by a brother Lyle Secord. The Secord family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 from 2:00pm until the time of the funeral service at 3:00pm with Pastor Bob McCall officiating. Interment Mayhew-Mt.Pleasant Cemetery, Thamesville. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Charity of Choice. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Ontario

HORST: Betty a resident of Newbury

Posted by on September 30, 2013

Horst: Betty (Stocking), a resident of Newbury, passBETTY HORSTed away peacefully at Four Counties Health Services, Newbury on Sunday, September 29, 2013 at the age of 83. Born in Newbury, daughter of the late Elliott and Edith (Alderton) Stocking. Betty had worked for Dr. Cable and Dr. Loyens, and had worked and Four Counties Health Services and Tender Tootsies. She was a former member of the Rebekah Lodge, Newbury.  Betty was predeceased by her first husband Clare Walker and her late husband Roy Horst. Loving mother of Marie Marsh (Tim) of Bothwell, and the late Robert Walker. Loving grandmother of Chad Tunks, and Tonya Sipple (Jim) and great-grandmother of Eddie, Auston, Carsen and Brayden. Sadly missed by her step-grandchildren Terry Marsh (Billy Jo), Angie VanHorn (Shane), Bill Marsh (Lindsey), Matt Marsh (Marcie) and their families. Dear Sister of Barbara McFadden (Ernie), Beverly O’Sullivan (Richard), Patty Renaud (Paul), Beth Saylor, Marylou Van Niekerk. Predeceased by a grandaughter Laura Lee Tunks, and brothers Kenneth and Lee Stocking . The Horst family will receive friends at the Badder & Robinson Funeral Home, 211 Elm St., Bothwell on Tuesday, from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the chapel  on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 1pm. Interment Bothwell Cemetery. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the  Multiple Sclerosis Society. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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McDonald: Ruth of R.R. #1 Thamesville

Posted by on September 18, 2013

Ruth McDonaldMcDonald:  V. Ruth a resident of R.R. #1 Thamesville passed away  Monday, September 16, 2013 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham at the age of 77. Born in Ridgetown, daughter of the late George and Dora (Bennett) Sales and Mabel Sales (Step mother). Ruth owned and operated McDonald Holiday Travel until retiring after 39 years in the business. She was a life member of N.T.W.I. , A.C.W.W., U.C.W. Unit 2 and member of Thamesville Senior’s Club. Beloved wife of 55 years to Lyle McDonald. Loving mother of David McDonald (Jeanne)of Thamesville, Carl McDonald (Cheryl) of Wabash, Jeanette Corbin (Ray) of Chatham and Jim McDonald (Karen) of Mt. Brydges. Cherished grandma of Wesley, William, Emily, Brad, Kristi, Cole, Randel, Olivia, Adam and Owen. Dear sister of Dr. Jack Sales (Helen) of Grand Bend. Fondly remembered by sister-in-law Doreen McFadden (Max) of Dresden and brother-in-law Alan McDonald (Hazel) of Blenheim. Sadly missed by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sister Grace McGugan (Russell) of Ottawa. The McDonald family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Thursday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held from the funeral home on Friday, September 20, 2013 at 11 a.m. Interment in Mayhew-Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Thamesville. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to Dresden Foodbank or Thamesville Area Central School (Breakfast Program). Online donations and condolences may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, London, Sarnia

Ross: Mabel formerly of Thamesville

Posted by on September 2, 2013

 

Mabel RossRoss: Mabel (Hampshire) formerly of Thamesville passed away Sunday, September 1, 2013 at Fairfield Park, Wallaceburg at the age of 100. Born in Morley Township, daughter of the late Charles and Mary (Sutton) Hampshire. Beloved wife of the late Robert Siddall (1952) and the late Clayton Ross (1976). Loving mother of Robert & Jean Siddall of Thamesville and Fred & Betty Siddall of Chatham. Cherished grandma of Heather Morton (Chris), Mari Joy Perry (Joe), Eric Siddall (Karen), Jim Siddall (Pam), Mike Siddall and Bill Siddall. Sadly missed by six great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sisters Ethel Guppy, Maud Summers and Hattie Kavanagh and brother Fred Hampshire. Family and friends will be received at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held from the chapel of the funeral home on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 1 p.m. with Elder Darryl Hannigan officiating. Interment in Oakland Cemetery, Wardsville. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the Community of Christ Church, Wabash or charity of your choice. Online donations and condolences may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com.

 

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SLOAN: Jean formerly of Bothwell

Posted by on August 11, 2013

Sloan: Jean AJEAN SLOAN. (Newport), formerly of Bothwell, passed away peacefully at Beattie Haven Retirement Home, Wardsville on Sunday, August 11, 2013 at the age of 89. Born in Glencoe, daughter of the late Russell and Elva (Haggith) Newport. Beloved wife of the late William J. Sloan (2011). Loving mother of  Sharon Lehnert (Michael) of Bothwell, Yvonne & Ray Brioux (Jesse and Tom) of Toronto, Sandra & Gerry Demaiter (Sarah, Jeremy, Luke, and Zeb) of Thamesville, John & Sheila Sloan (Paula, Chris, Jill, Julie, Erin, and Shanica) of London, Bill & Connie Sloan (Shane, Dana, Breanne, and Megan) of Bothwell, Virginia Sloan of Bothwell. Survived by 20 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Grace Babcock and Verna Campbell. Also survived by sisters-in-law June, Dorothy, Maxine and Eva Newport. Predeceased by her brothers Duke, William, Lorne, and Harvey Newport ; brothers-in-law Keith Babcock and Ross Campbell. The Sloan family will receive friends at the Badder & Robinson Funeral Home, Bothwell on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 1:30pm with Rev. Steve Filyer officiating. Interment in Bothwell Cemetery . Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the Beattie Haven Retirement Community. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, London, Ontario

SWITZER: Verna Jean of Comber

Posted by on August 7, 2013

Verna SwitzerSwitzer: Verna Jean (Dunlop) a resident of Comber passed away Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at the Leamington District Memorial Hospital at the age of 89. Born in Camden Township daughter of the late Ray and Pearl (Wood) Dunlop. Beloved wife of the late Delbert Switzer (1993). Loving mother of Norma Dyck of Essex, Ruth Esselink (Hiram) of Dawson Creek, B.C., Esther Burden (David) of Sarnia, Gordon Switzer (Phyllis) of Tilbury, Paul Switzer (Nancy) of Thamesville and Mark Switzer (Sherry) of Comber. Sadly missed by 16 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren. Dear sister of Flora Shaw. Fondly remembered by son-in-law Don Morgan. Predeceased by daughter Deborah Morgan; sisters Marie Nethery and Mary Ennett and brother Floyd Dunlop. The Switzer family will receive friends at the Badder & Robinson Funeral Home 211 Elm St., Bothwell on Friday from 7-9 p.m. The service will be held from the funeral home on Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 1 p.m. Interment in Bothwell Cemetery. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to Leamington District Memorial Hospital or Luz A La Naciones. Online donations and condolences may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, London, Windsor

WILLIAMS: Donald “Plug” a resident of R.R.#3 Florence

Posted by on August 6, 2013

Williams: DON WILLIAMSDonald “Plug”, a resident of R.R.#3 Florence, passed away peacefully at Bluewater Health, C.E.E. Site, Petrolia, on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at the age of 85. Born in Detroit, son of the late Leonard and Olive (Hughson) Williams. Plug farmed all his life in Dawn Twp., where he served on Dawn Township Council for many years, was a former Deputy Reeve (1963) and Reeve of Dawn Twp (1968), and was a former Warden of Lambton County (1976). He was the chairman of the Lambton County Plowing Match (1973) and was a member of the Oakdale United Church. Beloved husband of the late Ruth (Miller) Williams (2010). Loving father of  Anne Burke (Keith) of Chatham, Brenda Snyder (Vic) of Cambridge, David Williams of R.R.#2 Croton. Sadly missed by grandchildren Stephanie (Jamie), Robert (Kim), Celeste (Jordan),Adam, Andrew and great-grandchildren Josh and Ethan. Predeceased by his son Gerald Williams (1986) and a sister Christine, and a brother Wilfred. The Williams family will receive friends at the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 679 North St., Dresden on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday, August 9, 2013 at 11am. Interment Blackburn Cemetery,Camden Twp. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the Lambtonian Villa (Common Room). Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, London, Sarnia

LANGFORD: Marjorie formerly of Thamesville

Posted by on August 6, 2013

Langford: MMARJORIE LANGFORDarjorie H. (Bluitt), formerly of Thamesville, passed away peacefully at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Monday, August 5, 2013 at the age of 91. Born in Howard Twp., daughter of the late Lorne and Maribel (Stewart) Bluitt. Predeceased by a daughter Nancy Lynn Langford, and a sister Jean, Mrs. Harold Langford. Beloved wife of the late Elmer Langford (2000).  Marjorie is survived by 8 nieces and nephews.  Family and friends will be received at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Thursday, August 8, 2013 from 11:00am until the time of the funeral service at 1:00pm with Pastor Bob McCall officiating. Interment Mayhew-Mt.Pleasant Cemetery, Thamesville. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the St. James Presbyterian Church, Thamesville or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Owen Sound