HOBBS: J. Barry of London

Posted by on February 20, 2017

Suddenly, with his loving children by his side on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at LHSC – Victoria Hospital, London in his 80th year.  Beloved husband of the late Linda (Shoebottom) Hobbs (2015). Loving father of Catherine Dover, Shelly (Robert) Farquharson, Sherry McMurray and Tom (Zoe) Hobbs. Cherished grandpa of Andrew and Tom McMurray, Cailey and James Dover, Laura and Michael Farquharson, and Toren, Imogen and Anwyn Hobbs. Barry will be fondly remembered by his sister-in-law Barbara Westman, nieces, nephews and many friends. Predeceased by his parents Ila and Stanley Hobbs, a grandson Ian and a sister Barbara Hartwick.  Barry was a devoted family man and was happiest when he was surrounded by his children and grandchildren.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Thursday evening from 7-9 PM where the memorial service will be held on Friday, February 24th at 1 PM. Cremation has taken place. Interment St. John’s Cemetery, Arva.

Donations to the London Health Sciences Foundation – Respiratory Department would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

ROBERTS: Edward James (Ted) (VE3LRD)

Posted by on February 19, 2017

At LHSC – University Hospital, London on Saturday, February 18, 2017 of Exeter in his 95th year. Beloved husband of the late Helen (Essery) Roberts (2015). Dear father of Margaret Marian and Guy Lee of Seaforth, Jim and Ruth Roberts of Maple Ridge BC, Cathy and Kevin Cullen of Cambridge, Tom Roberts of Exeter, and Linda and David Smith of London.  Dear grandfather of Jessica and Barry; Michael and Chenoa, Mark and Jen, Alison and Wallace , Tanya and Nick; Lisa and Darren, Maggie and Albert, Chris and Celia, Helen-Janine and Jeff, Amy and Nick; Sarah, Ashlee, William, Kaitlin; and great-grandfather of Draven, Wynter, Sabastian, Sierra, Lachlan, and Maxwell.  Dear brother and brother-in-law of Mary Margaret Passmore of Owen Sound.  Predeceased by his sisters Thelma, Helen and Audrey.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 22 at 11 AM with Rev. Laurie O’Leary officiating.  Interment Exeter Cemetery.  There will be a Legion Service in the funeral home on Tuesday evening at 6:45 PM with Hensall Legion Branch #468.

Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

VE3LRD

 

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Filed Under: London, Ontario

BIERLING: Gladys (Schenk) of Hensall, formerly Exeter

Posted by on February 18, 2017

At Queensway Nursing Home, Hensall on Friday, February 17, 2017, formerly of Exeter, in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Andrew (Andy) Bierling and friend of the late Jim Harrigan. Dear mother of John Bierling of Exeter, Bob and Sue Bierling of Port Stanley, and Kate Bierling of Exeter. Dear grandmother of Wendy, Derek, and Jerry; Krista, Amy and Joe; Allyson; great-grandmother of Ashley, Rachael, Tristan, Matthew, Alex, Liam, Abbey, Carter, Cameron, Logan, and Pressley; and one great-great-grandson Jackson. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Peter and Geraldine Schenk of Teeswater. Predeceased by a son Dennis, daughters-in-law Charmaine and Debbie, a brother Gerald and his wife Rita, and a sister Helen.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, (one west of Main) Exeter Wednesday evening 6 – 8 PM where a Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, February 23rd at 11AM with Rev. Jim Innes officiating. Cremation with interment Exeter Cemetery.

Donations to the Royal Canadian Legion R.E. Pooley Branch No. 167 would be appreciated by the family. Condolences may be forwarded through www.haskettfh.com

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Filed Under: London, Ontario

WRAGG: Mark Stephen of Zurich, formerly of Exeter

Posted by on February 17, 2017

At South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Thursday, February 16, 2017 of Zurich, and formerly of Exeter in his 58th year.  Beloved husband of Brenda Snell.  Dear father of Brayden Wragg of Zurich, and Craig Snell of Exeter.  Dear grandfather of Brody and Emma.  Brother and brother-in-law of Greg and Marg Wragg of Lucan, and Doris Wragg of Dashwood.  Predeceased by his brother Joe.

Private family arrangements entrusted to Haskett Funeral Home, Zurich.  Cremation with inurnment Exeter Cemetery.

Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

MILLER: Marie (née Pullman) (Boyd) of Guelph, formerly of Seaforth and London

Posted by on February 17, 2017

At Guelph General Hospital on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 of Guelph, and formerly of Seaforth and London in her 80th year.  Beloved wife of the late John Ellis Boyd (1969), and the late Ronald Patrick Miller (2008).  Dear mother of Brenda St. Croix of Guelph, Daniel and Barbara Boyd of St. John, N.B., Donald and Jane Boyd of Barrie, Barbara Boyd of Burlington, and Douglas and Elaine Boyd of London.  Dear grandmother of Kyle and Ellis; Johnathan, Erin, Cindi; Terry, Dee; Dibe, Clark, Blair; Emma, Lenore, Cassie, and Jack.  Also missed by 7 great-grandchildren.  Dear sister of Ruth Smith of Egmondville, and sister-in-law of Lynne McCann of Mount Carmel, Steve Faber of Point Clark, and Patricia Faber-Nazir of Ottawa.  Fondly remembered by the Miller family.  Predeceased by her son-in-law Richard.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Monday, February 20th from 10:30 – 11:30 AM, where the funeral service will be held at 12 PM Noon. Spring interment Hensall Union Cemetery.

Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: Guelph, London

RUSHTON: Eileen A. (Weppler), R.N. of Lucan

Posted by on February 15, 2017

Passed away peacefully in her 89th year at L.H.S.C – Victoria Hospital, London on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 of Lucan. Predeceased by her loving husband Tom Rushton (April, 2016) following 66 years of marriage.  Dear mother of Faye and Mike Geoghegan of London, and Bob and Nancy Rushton of Lucan. Cherished grandmother of Jenny and Dave, Jim and Nirupa; Kelsey, Matt and Ashlynn, and Hayley and Andy. Dear great-grandmother of Neesha and Cole. Eileen is survived by her sister Doris Thompson of Port Elgin.  Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, and her beloved dog Charlie. Predeceased by her parents Charles and Louise Weppler, brothers Carl and Earl Weppler, and a sister Vera Haldane.  Eileen continued her nursing career throughout her lifetime at Chesley Memorial Hospital, Victoria Hospital-London, and eventually retiring from University Hospital-London in 1991. A special thank you to Dr. Jessica Howard, the staff of Chartwell Riverside Retirement Residence, and the 6th floor palliative care service at L.H.S.C. for their care and compassion.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Friday, February 17, 2017 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM.  As per Eileen’s wishes a private family service will be held with Rev. Gordon Duncan officiating.  Interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.

Donations to London Health Sciences Foundation – Regional Cancer Program (Leukemia Research), or St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation – Parkwood Institute (Dementia Care Fund).

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Filed Under: London

SMITH: Gerald (Gerry) formerly of Zurich and Forest

Posted by on February 9, 2017

Peacefully at Stratford General Hospital, on Tuesday, February 7th, 2017, in his 85th year. Beloved husband of the late Pauline (Mayer) Smith (2007). Dear father of Dennis, Michael and Julia, Joanne and Brian, Sharron and Paul, Gary and Lisa and Dale and Beth. Dear grandfather of 18 grandchildren and of 17 great-grandchildren. Gerry will be sadly missed by the entire Smith and Mayer families and his special friend Marjorie Love. Loving son of the late Adelbert and Laura Smith.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 49 Goshen Street N., Zurich on Friday afternoon 4-7 PM. Parish prayers will be said in the funeral home on Friday evening at 7 PM. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church, 22 Mary Street, Zurich on Saturday, February 11th at 11 AM with Father Matthew George officiating. Cremation with interment Pinery Cemetery, Grand Bend.

Donations to Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

MARRINAN: John Patrick (Pat) of Lucan

Posted by on February 7, 2017

Suddenly, on Monday, February 6, 2017, of Lucan in his 86th year.  Beloved husband of Joyce (Hodgins) Marrinan for 63 years.  Dear father of Helen and Les McAuslan of Waterloo, Joseph Marrinan and Joanne of Arkona, Debbie and Rob Andrews of Ilderton, Mary Lou Caldwell of London, Michael Marrinan of Lucan, Jim Marrinan of Fort McMurray, and Dwain and Jenny Marrinan of Lucan.  Dear grandfather of Shawn and Lea; Kelly and Darryl, Kerri and Andrew, Chris and Kim; Kyle, Brett, Rachel; Cole; Aidan, and Tristan; and great-grandfather of Mya, Brooke, Liam, Kylie, and Logan.  Dear brother-in-law of Marie Marrinan of London, Katherine Marrinan of Calgary; and Nile and Jack Schade of Zurich. Predeceased by his son David (1997), his parents Patrick and Bridget, sisters Margaret, and Rose, and brothers James, and William.  After many years as the owner/operator of Marrinan Bus Lines, the Royal Mail Route, and his family farm, Pat retired in 2008 and he and Joyce moved from the farm into Lucan.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Thursday evening 6-8 PM.  The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, 69219 Bronson Line, South Huron (Mount Carmel) on Friday, February 10th at 11 AM with Father Len Desjardins presiding.  Interment Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery.

Donations to the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Restoration Fund or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

PATTERSON: John Robert of Grand Bend

Posted by on February 6, 2017

We are devastated to share that our husband and father, John Patterson, passed away on Feb. 1, 2017 in Cape Coral, Florida.  John is survived by his wife, Judy McDonald, daughter Michelle Patterson-MacCuaig, (Alex), and sons John (Krystal), Matt (Britt), grandchildren Isla and Lachlan, sister Barbara Lace, and nieces Janice Lace, Pamela Roel, and Marsha Lace, grandnieces Julia and Olivia, grandnephews John and Bennett.  John was predeceased by his parents, Archie and Dorothy Patterson. John loved his life. He couldn’t believe how lucky he was to be living his dream, life on the water in Grand Bend, life on the water in Florida.  He believed he had the best family, the best friends and almost enough toys.  John’s gift to the world was to make life fun.  We have lost him far too soon.

Cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will be take place in the summer.  In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the charity of your choice.  Thanks to Haskett Funeral Homes for their support.

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Filed Under: London

BREWER: Colin of Buffalo, Ontario in McGillivray Township

Posted by on February 5, 2017

With family by his side, at home, on February 4, 2017 of Buffalo, Ontario in McGillivray Township in his 74th year.  Beloved husband of Lois (Morris) Brewer.  Dear father of Wes and Cathy Brewer of Buffalo, Ontario, Gord Brewer of Buffalo, Ontario, and Lorne and the late Lisa Brewer of Arkona.  Dear grandfather of Jennifer and Steve McEvoy of McGillivray Township, Christopher and Jenna McNeil of Lucan, Colin Jr. Brewer of McGillivray Township, Stacy and Ryan Arnezeder of London; Nathan Brewer and Anne Brewer of Arkona.  Dear great-grandfather of Ella and Oliver McEvoy, and Lucas McNeil.  Colin was also an honorary grandfather of the Brinsley United Church Sunday School.  Dear brother and brother-in-law of Val Cameron of B.C, and Lynn Brewer of N.B., Sherry and Ron Evans of B.C., Gail Biser of London, Wendy and Tony McGowan of Komoka, and Brad and Kate Morris of London.  Fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews and special acknowledgment to Colin’s golfing and card buddies who showed much love and support.  Predeceased by his beloved Nan, his parents Hilda and Norm Brewer, and brothers Tony and Raymond and brother-in-law Vaughn Cameron. Colin started his teaching career at McGillivray Central School and after 34 years as an educator retired from East Williams Public School.

Cremation has taken place.  A celebration of Colin’s life will be announced at a later date. Haskett Funeral Home, Lucan (519-227-4211) entrusted with arrangements.  In honour of Colin please consider doing a simple kindness or donating to the London Health Sciences Foundation (Regional Cancer Program) or the Make-a-Wish Foundation.

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Filed Under: London, Ontario

GOSAR: Sientje (Sena) of Exeter

Posted by on February 5, 2017

Passed away peacefully on February 4th, 2017 at South Huron Hospital at the age of 95. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Josef Gosar (2002).  Loving mother of Elizabeth Witmer (Cam), Waterloo and Hank Gosar (Peggy), Aurora. Cherished grandmother of Scott and Sarah Witmer, Waterloo, Janna (Matt) Rispin, Innisfil, Jaime (Rob) Franceschinis, Newmarket and Marnie (Oliver) Ronson, Brantford and proud great grandmother of Jack, Sydney, Danni and Bennett. Mom will also be fondly remembered by her brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews in The Netherlands and Alice De Weerd and her family.

Sena was born in Schiedam, The Netherlands, one of 13 children and she immigrated to Canada with her husband and 2 children in 1951, landing at Pier 21, Halifax, settling first in Alberta and within a year in Exeter Ontario.

Sena had an inner strength and a beautiful smile that could light up a room. She was an inspiring role model and friend to many of all ages, including her dear friends in the coffee group. She enjoyed precious time with her family at the cottage near Parry Sound, at family celebrations, phone calls with her dear sister Maartje and with her grandson Scott in their daily phone conversations.

Sena had a deep faith and relationship with her Lord which permeated every aspect of her life.

Friends are invited to share their memories of Sena during visitation at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter on Thursday, February 9th from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Pastor Kevin teBrake will conduct the funeral service on Friday, February 10th at 11:00 am at the Exeter Christian Reformed Church, 330 Huron Street West, Exeter.  Interment Exeter Cemetery. The family extends their utmost gratitude to the dedicated staff who assisted Mom at the Exeter Villa and South Huron Hospital for their loving and exceptional support and care. As expressions of sympathy, donations to South Huron Hospital in Mom’s memory would be appreciated.

We will dearly miss you Mom, Grandmother, sister and friend. You will be forever in our hearts.

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Filed Under: Kitchener, London, Ontario

DAMEN: Jerry of London, and formerly of Lucan

Posted by on February 3, 2017

Jerry died peacefully at home in London on Thursday, Feb 2, 2017, formerly of Lucan.  Beloved best friend and soulmate of Jane Stacey.  Loving brother of Mary Versteegh (Herb), Helen Giesen (Jerry), Theresa Goris (John), John Damen (Sandy), and Bill Damen (Debbie).  Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Arnold and Marie Damen, and his nephew Michael Damen.  Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Sunday afternoon 2-4 PM.

The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick Church, 32922 Richmond Street, Lucan on Monday, February 6th at 11AM.  Cremation with interment in St. Patrick Cemetery at a later date.

Donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

SIMMONS: Pauline formerly of Exeter

Posted by on February 2, 2017

With saddened hearts, the family of Pauline Beatrice Simmons (nee Hess) announces her peaceful passing on February 2, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Wesley Eldrid (1993) and loving mother to Bill and Betty Simmons, and Janet Simmons and Rob Bell. Dear grandmother to Amanda and Kevin Walker, Alicia and Bryan VanDyk, Jeffery Simmons, and Craig and Melissa Simmons. Cherished great-grandma to Reagan and Blake Walker, and Tristan, Morgan, and Bryson VanDyk. Survived by her sister-in-law Dorothy Hess and by her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Harry (1957) and Beatrice (2000) and brother Gordon (1992). The family would like to express their thanks and gratitude to the exceptional and caring staff and volunteers of the Blue Water Rest Home in Zurich. She was treated with such dignity and compassion by everyone.

Friends and family may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 Street west of Main), on Friday evening 7-9 PM and again on Saturday, February 4th from 10-11 AM, where the funeral service will be held at 11 AM with Rev. Catherine Calkin officiating. Interment Exeter Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to a charity of your choice.

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Filed Under: London

HOLMAN: Donald Johnson of Exeter, and formerly of Fergus

Posted by on February 1, 2017

Suddenly, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 of Exeter and formerly of Fergus in his 66th year.  Dear brother and brother-in-law of Sharon and Darvin Green of Fergus, and Margaret Riddler of Guelph.  Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews.  Don will be missed by his many friends.

A memorial service will be held at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Friday, February 3rd at 1:30 PM.  Cremation has taken place.

Donations to the Canadian Mental Health Association – Middlesex would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

MUNN: Paul of Hay Township

Posted by on January 31, 2017

Unexpectedly, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Monday, January 30, 2017 of Hay Township in his 64th year.  Loving husband of Marg (Groot) Munn.  Dear father of Pamela Munn and her fiancé Gerry Healy of London, and Steven Munn of Hay Township. Dear brother and brother-in-law of John and Sharon Munn of Hay Township, John and Elze Groot of Exeter, Peter and Elaine Groot of Hensall, Marianne and Glen Warwick of Seaforth, David and Shari Groot of Chatham, Patrick Groot of Zurich, Elizabeth and Paul Weber of Mildmay, Christopher and Rhonda Groot of Ilderton, Jeannie Groot of Calgary, Joey and Patty Groot of Zurich, and Jerry and Julie Groot of Zurich. Predeceased by his parents Donald and Eunice (Penhale) Munn, sister Jane Coleman, parents-in-law John and Bridget Groot, and a nephew Jonathon.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 49 Goshen Street North, Zurich on Wednesday, February 1st from 6-7 PM, where the funeral service will be held at 7 PM.  Spring interment Hensall Union Cemetery.

Donations to the Huron County Food Bank Distribution Centre would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

EEDY: Donald W. of London Township

Posted by on January 24, 2017

Peacefully at home, on Tuesday, January 24, 2017, of London Township in his 91st year. Beloved husband of Elizabeth (Nairn) Garrett and the late Alice (Ferguson) Eedy (2002).  Loving father of Linda and Al Kaiser of Lambeth, and Laurie and Mark Vanderploeg of Denfield. Dear grandfather of Katie and Will, Jenny, Emily, and Heather; and Catherine, and Carolyn; Lovingly remembered by Liz’s family: Bill and Joyce Garrett (Erica and Ethan), and Diane and Kevin Hartwick (Leanne and Stevie, and Derek). Dear brother and brother-in-law of Charles and Doreen Eedy, Jim Ferguson and Ruth Ferguson, Joyce and Elmer Walters, Marilyn Nairn, Jack and Gail Nairn, Barbara and Doug Jeffery, and Susan Curran.  Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews and many friends. Predeceased by his parents Almer and Ida (Dann) Eedy, siblings Viola (Archie) Kennedy, infant brother Roy, and Cliff (Ruby).

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 PM where a funeral service will be held on Friday, January 27th at 11 AM with Pastor Paul Vollick officiating. Interment Medway Cemetery, Middlesex Centre.

Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

EATON: Hazel Isabel formerly of Lucan

Posted by on January 24, 2017

At McGarrell Place, London on Friday, January 20, 2017 formerly of Lucan, in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Eaton (2016). Dear mother of Carol and Les Greenlee of Lucan. Dear grandmother of Kim and Larry, Pam and Tim, Steve and Natasha, and great-grandmother of Cody, Eve and Carter. Fondly remembered by her siblings, and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by a son Wayne Eaton (1963), and her brothers and sisters.

Private family arrangements. Cremation.

Donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family.

Haskett Funeral Home, Lucan (www.haskettfh.com) entrusted with arrangements.

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Filed Under: London

DUNN: Irene (Johns) of Exeter, formerly of Usborne Township

Posted by on January 23, 2017

At the Exeter Villa, on Monday, January 23, 2017, of Exeter and formerly of Usborne Township in her 95th year.  Beloved wife of the late Mervin Dunn (1997).  Dear sister and sister-in-law of Dianne Weber of Clinton, and Lillian Johns, and Ruth Irvine both of Exeter.  Predeceased by brothers Emerson, and Bill Johns, sister Ola Batten and her husband John.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) one hour prior to the funeral service, which will be held on Wednesday, January 25th at 11 AM with Rev. Laurie O’Leary officiating.  Interment Exeter Cemetery.

Donations to the Easter Seals Society would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

FERGUSON: L. Marie (McCarter) of Exeter

Posted by on January 23, 2017

At South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Saturday, January 21, 2017 in her 84th year. Beloved wife of Roy Ferguson for 66 years. Dear mother of Deb Ferguson and Bill Weiss, Judy and Doug Rohde, Dennis and Jocelyn Ferguson, Doug and Barb Ferguson, Barb Willard and Mary and Ron Masse. Loving grandma of Kristin and Kris, Karen, Kate and Greg, Jennifer and Kalle, Kelly and Dean, Dan and Kaylee, Alex and Kassie, Alicia and Tony, and Kelsey and Allin. Dear great-grandma of 17. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Charles and Val McCarter, Ruth Anne and Harold Jaques and Olive Ferguson. Predeceased by her son Ron, parents Nellie and Ernie McCarter, brother Raymond, brothers-in-law Norm and Wilmer and sister-in-law Wilhelmine.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter on Monday from 4-7 PM where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 24th at 11 AM. Cremation with interment Exeter Cemetery.

Donations to the South Huron Hospital Foundation, Equipment or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

CRUDGE: Janice Rose (Atchison) of London

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Suddenly at her home in London on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 in her 66th year. Beloved wife of Gary Crudge for 43 yrs. Dear mother of Andrew and Abby Crudge of London. Wonderful gramma to Max and Luke. Dear sister and sister-in-law Marlene and Barry Dale of London, Harvey and Joyce Atchison of Clinton, Doris and Bob Moore, Roxie and Ron Hood, Sharon Gallant, Brenda and John Tidey, Kevin Atchison and Rodney Atchison all of Stratford. Janice will be sadly missed by all of her extended family. Predeceased by her parents Norma and Andy Acthison, her sister Debra and nephew Neal.

Visitation will be held at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 9:30-10:30 AM where the funeral service will be held at 11 AM. Interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.

Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

ANDERSON: Ron of Exeter, formerly of RR 2 Hensall

Posted by on January 17, 2017

Suddenly, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Monday, January 16, 2017, of Exeter and formerly of RR 2 Hensall at the age of 76.  Beloved husband of Ruth (McLean) Anderson for 56 years.  Dear father of the late Bruce Anderson (1993), and Steve Anderson and Katherine Wraith of Exeter.  Dear grandfather of Jennifer and Evan Habermehl, Jeff Anderson and Cheryl McIntosh, and Jamie Anderson and Victoria Hughes all of St. Marys; Brandon Anderson of Exeter; and great-grandfather of Lyla, Ivy; and Ava.  Dear brother and brother-in-law of Marilyn Campbell of Hensall, Gary and Patty Anderson of Thedford, Mac and Ann McLean of Clinton, and Eileen and Alex Townsend of Clinton.  Fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by great-grandson Landon Habermehl, and brothers-in-law Homer Campbell, and Bev McLean.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Friday, January 20th at 11 AM with Rev. Laurie O’Leary officiating.  Interment Exeter Cemetery.

Donations to the Exeter United Church, or the Royal Canadian Legion, Exeter – R.E. Pooley Branch 167 would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

McPHERSON: James (Jim) Wayne of Bryanston

Posted by on January 16, 2017

At LHSC-Victoria Hospital, London on Saturday, January 14, 2017 of Bryanston in his 73rd year. Beloved husband of Edythe (Walden) McPherson for 44 years. Dear father of Joyce and Brad Baker of Kintore, Ken and Brenda McPherson of London and Dan and Debbie McPherson of Adelaide Village. Loving grandfather of Melinda-Lee, Nicole and Brent; Michael, Kyanna and Josh; and Malcolm, Jean, Emma and Samantha. Dear great-grandfather of Mackenzie. Brother of Carolyn McPherson and Fred Weyers of Bryanston. Jim will be sadly missed by his nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 18th at 11 AM with Rev. Doug Peck officiating. Interment Medway Cemetery.

Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

JONES: Harold of Zurich

Posted by on January 16, 2017

Peacefully at the Blue Water Rest Home, Zurich on Thursday, January 12, 2017 in his 98th year.  Loving husband of the late Margaret (Love) Jones (2003).  Dear father of Ken (Anne), Brenda and the late Grant (2015).  Dear grandfather of Mike (Patty), Crystal, Adam, Jeremy, and Megan.  Dear step-grandfather of Cory and Shannon.  Beloved great-grandfather of 4.  Dear brother-in-law of Marjorie, Wayne and Sharon Love.  Special uncle to Marlene, Pete, Brenda and fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his parents Herb and Lillian, sisters Margaret and Bernard Keys, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Allan Love, Jean and Gordon Westlake, Edith and Warren Thomson, and Jim Love.  Special thanks to the staff at Queensway Nursing Home and Blue Water Rest Home for their loving care over the past years.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 49 Goshen Street, Zurich on Monday evening 6-9 PM and again one hour prior to the funeral service which will be held on Tuesday, January  17 at 2PM  at the Brucefield Community United Church, 10 London Road, Brucefield with Rev. Randy Banks officiating.  Spring Interment Crediton Cemetery.

Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the MS Society would be appreciated by the family.

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Filed Under: London

WOOD: Veola (Klopp) formerly of Zurich

Posted by on January 12, 2017

Passed peacefully at Hilltop Nursing Home, Cambridge on Tuesday, January 10, 2017, formerly of Zurich. Predeceased by her first husband Gordon Howald in 1965, and second husband Ernie Wood in 1977.  Mother of Jane and Jack Williams of Cambridge, Ron and Diane Howald of Whitby, and Karen and Gordon Deitz of Grand Forks, B.C.  Grandmother of 6, and great-grandmother of 7.  Also survived by sister-in-law Anne Howald of London and several nieces and nephews.  Veola was born in Zurich, Ontario on August 9, 1919, the only daughter of the late Elmore and Mary Jane Klopp.  She was predeceased by her brothers Bruce, Bert (Clara), Lorne (Mildred), and Lloyd (Sadie) Klopp.  Veola was a retired Court Constable in London, a long-time member of Redeemer Lutheran Church, and received schooling in her strong Lutheran beliefs at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Zurich.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at the Haskett Funeral Home, Zurich in the spring.  Cremation with interment St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery, Zurich.

Donations to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, or the Ausable Bayfield Conservation Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

For more information, please see www.haskettfh.com.

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Filed Under: London

YOUNG: George of Lucan

Posted by on January 11, 2017

At South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Tuesday, January 10, 2017, of Lucan, in his 90th year.  Beloved husband of Mary (Smith) Young for 65 years.  Dear father of Nancy Murray of Hamilton, Sharon and Gord Blane of Lucan, and Diane Young and Phil Davis of Ilderton.  Dear grandfather of Jennifer Murray and Jamie Vallely; Mike Murray and Kathleen Bingham; Rebecca and James McNaughton, Matthew Blane; and Jessica Davis; and great-grandfather of Quinn, Connor, Jocelyn, Jonathan, Tyler, and Carmen.  Dear brother and brother-in-law of Gord and Jean Young of London, and Jean Smith of New Brunswick.  Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his son-in-law Ray Murray, sister Evelyn Coughlin and her husband Bob, and brother-in-law Robert Smith.  George will always be remembered for his love of horses, riding his bicycle, and for the joy that he took in spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  A special thank-you to the nurses, doctors and support staff at South Huron Hospital for their care and compassion.

Please gather at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Friday, January 13th at 9:30 AM for a funeral service, which will be held at 10 AM with Pastor Paul Vollick officiating.  Cremation with spring interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.

Donations to the South Huron Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

For more information, please see www.haskettfh.com.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.haskettfh.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton, London