COULSON: Doris of London

Posted by on May 29, 2017

COULSON, Doris….

At Westmount Gardens on May 28, 2017, Doris Powell (Hayes) Coulson in her 94th year. Dear mother of son Tom Coulson (Shirley Dashper) and daughter Sandra Coulson. Predeceased by her beloved husband Walter (1997); her brothers, sister and their spouses Fred (Helen), Mil (Ed) and Ken (Mary). Doris was also close to her in-laws on Walter’s side of the family and was cherished by nieces and nephews on both sides of the family. Doris was born in Windsor (Sandwich), Ont. After serving in the Canadian Women’s Army Corps, she settled in 1946 in London, where she met Walter. They say it takes a village to raise a child, and sometimes it takes just as many to care for someone at the other end of life. The family extends their thanks to the staff, volunteers, and residents of Westmount Gardens Long-Term Care Home; Reverend Canon T. Keith Nethery and members of St. Stephen’s Memorial Anglican Church, especially pastoral visitor John Biro; private PSW Janet Patrois; Mike Dawson of At Your Service for Seniors; Dr. Julie Clarke; Dr. Mary Jenkins and staff of the Movement Disorders Clinic at University Hospital; and the Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario. Visitation will be held at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 from 7-9 pm as well as an hour prior to the funeral service taking place on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 11 am. Interment in Woodland Cemetery, London. Memorial donations to the Daily Bread Food Bank, St. Paul’s Cathedral, 472 Richmond Street, London, ON N6A 3E6, would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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TANTON: Carol Ann of London

Posted by on May 29, 2017

TANTON, Carol Ann (nee Goodrich)….

Peacefully with family by her side on May 26, 2017 at the age of 58. Predeceased by her loving husband Bob (2010). Treasured mother of Sabrina (Adam) Poirier, Alex Tanton and Victoria Tanton. Adored grandmother of Mila and Katherine. Predeceased by her parents Rhoden and Stephanie Goodrich. Cherished sister of Grant Goodrich and Nancy (Peter) Sheppard. Carol will also be missed by many other family and friends. Visitation will take place on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 from 2-4 pm & 6-8 pm at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, where the service will be conducted in the chapel on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 1 pm. Cremation to follow. Donations in Carol’s memory may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 21 Grosvenor Street, Room W018A, London, ON N6A 4V2. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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MARTIN: John “Jack” of London

Posted by on May 29, 2017

MARTIN, John “Jack”….

Peacefully at Parkwood Institute on May 24, 2017, Mr. Jack Martin in his 94th year. A Masonic Service under the auspices of Ashlar Lodge No. 610 A.F. & A.M. will be conducted at A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London on Sunday evening at 6:30 pm. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Monday, May 29, 2017 at 11:00 am.  Cremation has taken place. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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HEWITT: Vera Mae of London

Posted by on May 23, 2017

HEWITT, Vera Mae….

February 24, 1921-May 15, 2017
Passed away peacefully at Highview Residences, London at the age of 96. Predeceased by her parents Walter and Velma Hewitt and her sister Maude Lorene Ostrander. Loving aunt of Michael, Sally, Benjamin, Stephen, Peter and John. Fondly remembered by Catherine Halliday. In keeping with Vera’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Family and Friends are welcomed to a Graveside Service at Ebenezer Methodist Cemetery, 3037 Haldimand Road 9 (York Road), York, ON. Date and time to be determined, updates available online. Arrangements entrusted with A. Millard George Funeral Home, 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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DESPARD: Samantha of London

Posted by on May 19, 2017

DESPARD, Samantha….

At Earls Court Village, London on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, Miss Samantha Despard in her 50th year. Friends will be received by the family one hour prior (10-11am) to the funeral service being conducted in the funeral home chapel on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 11 am at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London. Interment in Woodland Cemetery, London. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to Hutton House, 654 Wonderland Road North, London ON  N6H 3E5. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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DOBRANSKY: Duri (George) of London

Posted by on May 18, 2017

DOBRANSKY, Duri (George) …

Juraj “Duri” (George) Dobransky, 60, of London ON, passed away on May 15, 2017, at University Hospital, London with his beloved family at his side. Husband of Joyce for 26 years, father of Dustin, Loren and Digby. He is survived by his father Tomas Dobransky of Slovakia and his brother Tomas Dobransky and his wife Simona of London. Predeceased by his mother Zuzana Dobranska. Duri (George) was born in 1957 in Presov, Czechoslovakia, graduated from the University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Kosice, in 1982. He escaped the communistic Czechoslovakia in 1987, and immigrated to London in 1989. He married Joyce Dekker in 1990, one year after meeting her as his English teacher. Duri (George) was an avid skier, hiker, adventurer, world traveler and reader. He was known for his tremendous generosity, caring heart, brilliant mind, story-telling talent and his deep love for his family, friends, and nature. He was loved by many relatives and friends around the world. Friends will be received for visiting on Friday, May 19, 2017 from 1:00 – 3:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 pm at Talbot Street Church, 513 Talbot Street, London, ON. A Celebration of Life will be held at the church on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 1:00 pm. Donations in the memory of Duri (George) may be made to Boler Mountain, P.O. Box 20051, 431 Boler Road, London, ON N6K 4G6. Arrangements entrusted with A. Millard George Funeral Home, 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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CHARLTON: Cory of London

Posted by on May 10, 2017

CHARLTON, Cory…..

In London on Monday, May 8, 2017, Cory Charlton in his 28th year. Beloved son of Kerri Small (the late Phil Small 2015) and Lawrence Charlton (Deborah Penhale). Loving father of Ainsleigh Charlton. Cherished brother of Rebecca Tipping (Brian), Ryan Charlton (Ashley) and Stephanie Young (Steven). Step-brother of Michael and Elizabeth Small. Dear grandson of Barbara and Peter Small. Proud uncle of Keira, Madison, Jacob, Cash, and Olivia. Cory was kind, caring and had a heart of gold, he will be greatly missed by his family and friends. He adored his baby girl Ainsleigh. Friends will be received by the family from 7-9pm on Friday, May 12, 2017, at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 11am. Cremation with private interment in Woodland Cemetery, London. As an expression of sympathy donation may be made to CMHA, 534 Queens Avenue, London, ON N6B 1Y6 or the London Regional Cancer Program, 747 Baseline Road East London, ON N6C 2R6 . Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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DOBBIN: Beryl “Bunny” of London

Posted by on May 8, 2017

DOBBIN, Beryl “Bunny” (nee McGregor)

Passed away peacefully at Extendicare Nursing Home on Friday May 5, 2017 in her 96th year. Beloved wife of the late Gordon Paterson “Pat”. Loving mother of Catherine Johns (Alec). Dear grammie to Carleigh Johnston (Thomas) and Kyle Johns (Alanna), Keith and Ben Garrett, great-grammie to Rae Leobach and Mason Johns. Devoted “special” aunt to Margaret and Kathy McGregor, Janice Ogilvie and Judy Garrett (Hugh). Predeceased by her siblings Keith McGregor and Margaret Vellet. Bunny will also be missed by many other family and friends. Cremation has taken place. Donations may be made to War Amps Champs, 1 Maybrook Drive Scarborough, ON M1V 5K9  or a charity of your choice. A Millard George Funeral Home, entrusted with arrangements 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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LAHAY: Glenluce Margaret of London

Posted by on May 8, 2017

LAHAY, Glenluce Margaret …

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of a wonderful woman on May 4, 2017 at the age of 86 at Victoria Hospital, London. Friends will be received by the family on Monday, May 8, 2017 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London. Donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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ATKINS: Jack of London

Posted by on May 8, 2017

ATKINS, Jack….

Peacefully at Parkwood Institute, Veterans Care at the age of 103 on May 4th, 2017. Survived by his family Bevan (the late Sharon), Ethan (Laetitia), Matthew (Julie), Taylor and Madeline. A special thanks to Parkwood Staff and residence for enriching his time with them.  Friends will be received by the family from 2:00-4:00 and 6:30-8:00pm on Wednesday May 10, 2017 at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London.  A Masonic Service under auspices of St. John’s Lodge No. 209a A.F. & A.M. will be conducted at the funeral home at 6:00pm. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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PATRICK: Judy of London

Posted by on May 8, 2017

PATRICK, Judy …

Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton on May 3, 2017. Loving Mother of Meredith Patrick of Cambridge ON and Allison Gerber (Stew) of Airdrie AB. Proud grandma of Kylie Patrick, Wyatt Gerber and Arizona Gerber. Wife of the late Bob Patrick. Dear sister of Barbara Thompson (Lorne) and the late Mary Shaw-Wood. Beloved aunt of Robert (Jen), Chris (Antonella) and Sarah. Judy is retired from Bell Canada and a long member of Bell Pioneers of Canada. Friends will be received by the family on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 10 – 11:30 am at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, where the funeral service will be conducted in the chapel at 11:30 am. Interment in Woodland Cemetery, London. Judy was a devoted animal lover and would appreciate donations to your local Humane Society or Animal Aid Agency. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

“Mom, we will love you forever and miss you already. May your soul rest in peace.”

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BARANOWSKI: Catherine of London

Posted by on May 8, 2017

BARANOWSKI, Catherine…

At the age of 89, at London Health Sciences Centre-University Hospital Catherine passed away on May 2, 2017.  Beloved wife of the late Vasyl Baranowsky. Dear mother of Walter Baranowski, Timothy Baranowski (Jill) and Alexander Baranowski (Katherine). Cherished grandmother of Bradley, Ryan, Brent and Nicholas. The funeral liturgy will be conducted at 10 am on Saturday May 13, 2017 with The Very Reverend Vladimir Morin officiating. Interment in Rodney Cemetery, Rodney. A. Millard George Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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EGBERS: Martina of London

Posted by on May 4, 2017

EGBERS, Martina…..

It is with great sadness the family announces that Martina (Doosje) Egbers passed away peacefully at St. Mary’s – Mount Hope, on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, in her 91st year.  Beloved wife of the late Jan Egbers (2010), loving mother of John Egbers (Amy), Tina Baker and Rei Egbers (the late Kate Kelly). Cherished Oma of Jennifer, the late Chris, Paul, Colin, Reed and Adrian. She was blessed to have 10 great-grandchildren; Joab, Kai, Lila, Liam, Noah, Quinn, Desmond, Arlo, Kai and Wes. Predeceased by her brothers Wim, Jan, and Joop. Martina will be missed by her sisters-in-law, nieces, and nephews in Holland. A special thanks from the family goes out to the 3rd floor staff at St. Mary’s, for the kindness and care provided. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received by the family one hour prior (3-4pm) to the Memorial service being conducted in the chapel of the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 4pm.  As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to McCormick Dementia Services, 2022 Kains Road London, ON N6K 0A8. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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BESCH: Betty of London

Posted by on May 4, 2017

BESCH, Betty…..

Passed away on Friday, April 28, 2017 at Victoria Hospital, London, at the age of 92. Beloved wife of John Besch for 69 years. Loving mother of Christopher (Elizabeth) Besch and Ian Besch. Cherished Nan of Heather (Justin), Darryl (Erin), David (Nalini), Ruth (Michael), Amy (Michael), Judy (Robert) and their families. Predeceased by her brother Eric and his wife Ivy Riggle of England. A gathering of friends and family, in Betty’s memory, will take place at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 1997 Dundas Street, London, on Saturday, May 6, 2017 between 2-4pm.  Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers donations in Betty’s memory may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, 21 Grosvenor Street, London, ON N6A 1Y6. Arrangements entrusted to A. Millard George Funeral Home, 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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GLEDHILL: Marion of London

Posted by on May 4, 2017

GLEDHILL, Marion …

Peacefully surrounded by family at her residence, on Thursday, April 27, 2017, Marion Gledhill passed away in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late N. Carl Gledhill. Dear mother of Rich of Ottawa. Cherished grandmother of Brianne and Tim Dermody, Tyler and Matthew. Predeceased by her sister Norma Rivers and brother Ray Hathaway. Friends will be received by the family on Friday, May 5, 2017 from 1 – 2 pm  at the  A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, where the funeral service will take place in the chapel at 2 pm with Pastor Ken Bombay officiating. Interment in Woodland Cemetery, London. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Marion’s memory to Focus on the Family, 19946 80A Avenue, Langley, BC. V2Y 0J8 or a charity of your choice. Online, condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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CLARK: Dorothy of London

Posted by on April 27, 2017

CLARK, Dorothy….

Passed peacefully at Westmount Gardens Long Term Care, London on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, Dorothy Clark in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Robert Clark (2002). Dear mother of James Clark and his wife Marilyn, Dean Clark, Cheryl Foster and her husband Ron Tipping, Ron Clark and his wife Lynn, Brian Clark, Carol Marsh and her husband Paul, Dan Clark and his wife Donna all of London and Christena McElroy and her husband Rick of Milton. Cherished Nana to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will also be missed by her brother and sisters and their families. The family would like to thank the caring staff at Westmount Gardens Long Term Care facility, especially those who were close to her in the Yellow Rose Neighbourhood who showed Mom much love and compassion during her stay. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received by the family on Sunday, April 30, 2017 from 7-9 pm and Monday, May 1, 2017 from 12-1 pm at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London. A memorial service will be conducted in the funeral home chapel at 1 pm. Interment at a later date in Hillcrest Cemetery, Parry Sound. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to Community Living London, 190 Adelaide Street South, London, ON N5Z 3L1 or Participation House, 101-620 Colborne Street, London, ON N6B 3R9. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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SCOLLARD: Corinne of London

Posted by on April 27, 2017

SCOLLARD, Corinne….

Passed away peacefully with family at her side at Glendale Crossing, London, on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at the age of 87. Beloved wife of the late Al Scollard. Loving mother of David, Joseph (Karen), Michael, Jim, Anne (Wayne). Cherished grandmother of Rory, Rachel, Erin, Kristen, Laura, Andrew, David, Benjamin and Rebecca. Dear sister of Dolores (Alex) Fraser. She will be sadly missed by numerous nieces, nephews and extended families. Special thank you to Sandy Donaldson and also the caring staff at Glendale Crossing. Friends will be received by the family at A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London on Sunday, April 30, 2017 from 2-4pm.  Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. George Roman Catholic Parish, 1164 Commissioners Road West, London, on Monday, May 1, 2017 at 11am with a visitation 1 hour prior. Interment to follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery, London. In Corinne’s memory donations may be made to London Health Sciences Centre Foundation, 800 Commissioners Road East, London, ON N6A 5W9, or the Alzheimers Society of London and Middlesex, 435 Windermere Road, London, ON N5X 2T1. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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JOHANNES: Edgar of London

Posted by on April 24, 2017

JOHANNES, Edgar….

Courageously at St. Joseph’s Hospice, London on Sunday, April 23, 2017 Edgar Johannes passed away in his 89th year. Beloved husband of Mary. Dear father of Nancy Thibert and her husband Bob. Cherished grandpa of Jennifer MacDonald, Michelle (Shaun) Bonnallie and Jamie (Katrina) Thibert. Proud great-grandpa of Sydney and Tanner MacDonald, Brady and Peyton Bonnallie and Adrianna Thibert. Brother of Norma (Harold) Sharpe and brother-in-law of Marg Gay. Predeceased by his daughter Gail, his parents Edward and Hazel Johannes and siblings June Fisher and Ted Johannes. Ed was an employee of Victoria Hospital, London for over 40 years and a long-standing member of Wortley Baptist Church. A special thank you is extended to the CCAC, the Dialysis Unit at Victoria Hospital, Dr. Scott McKay, Dr. Adam Power, Dr. Amit Garg and St. Joseph’s Hospice for their care and compassion. Friends will be received by the family on Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 7-9 pm at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London and 1 hour prior to the funeral service being held on Friday, April 28, 2017 at 11 am. Cremation has taken place. Interment in Woodland Cemetery, London. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the London Health Sciences Foundation – Dialysis Unit, 800 Commissioners Road East, London, ON N6A 5W9. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com 

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SCOTT: William “Wally” of London

Posted by on April 24, 2017

William “Wally” Scott…..

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Wally on April 21, 2017 in his 93rd year. Beloved husband of Jean for 69 years. Loving father of Robert (Stephanie), Brenda (David) and Donna.  Adored Grandpa to Jesse, Alice (Jason), Neysa (Sam) and Katherine. He will also be missed by nieces and nephews.  A special thank you to the staff of 5B South Parkwood Hospital for their care and compassion.  Visitation will take place on Wednesday April 26, 2017 from 10-11 am at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, where the service will take place in the chapel at 11 am. Burial to follow at Listowel Fairview Cemetery. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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EDWARDS: Ross of London

Posted by on April 24, 2017

Edwards, Ross …

Peacefully in his 89th year on April 20, 2017.   Beloved husband to Elizabeth of 40 years. Loving father of Glenn, Scott & Patty, Karen & Jim, Sue & Dave, and step-father to Susan & David, Lisa & John. Cherished Grandpa to Brad, Tyler, Craig, Jillian, Spencer, Katie, Alex, Brett, Jenna, William, Andrew, Rebecca, Torrey, Charles, Arden, Ariel, Laurel and Aaron .  Predeceased by his parents Marion and Charles and sisters Norma and Jean. Survived by brother in law Reginald, nieces and nephews Jill, Lesley, Todd, Leslie and Stephen. Ross will also be missed by countless family members and friends. Visitation will be held on Saturday May 13, 2017 from 1-2:30 pm followed by A Celebration of Ross’s Life from 3-6pm at Windermere Manor (200 Collip Circle, London, ON N6G 4X8). In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Children’s Aid Society (1680 Oxford Street East, London ON N5V 5G9). Arrangements entrusted with A. Millard George Funeral Home, 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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FISCHER: Monica of London

Posted by on April 21, 2017

FISCHER, Monica ….

Peacefully on Wednesday, April 20, 2017, Monica (Benn) Fischer, devoted wife of Robert passed away at Victoria Hospital, London, in her 77th year. Daughter-in-law of Marietta Fischer of Ilderton.  Monica was the last of eleven children of the late William and Minnie Benn of St. Thomas, Ontario.  She was predeceased by sisters Ann Webster, Kathleen Tomasi, Mary Soper, Barbara Westaway, Helen Mills, Jacqueline Sanborn and Vivian Swanson and three brothers Gerald, Jack and William. Survived by many nieces and nephews.  With respect to Monica’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no public visitation. A private family interment of Monica’s cremated remains will be held in Telford Cemetery, Ilderton. As an expression of sympathy donations in memory of Monica can be made to the London Regional Cancer Program, 747 Baseline Road East, London, ON   N6C 2R6.  Arrangements entrusted to A. Millard George Funeral Home, 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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PERRY: Mike of London

Posted by on April 21, 2017

PERRY, Mike….

Passed away suddenly but peacefully after a lengthy struggle with health issues, Michael Perry in his 59th year. Beloved husband of Brenda Perry. Loving father of Patrick, Erin (Brad) and Deanna (Jacob). Dear brother of Greg (Lorraine) and Louise (Brian). Will also be missed by many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, extended family and friends. Lastly, he will be missed greatly by his furry companion, Shelby. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received by the family from 3-5 and 7-9 pm on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London. A memorial service will be held at 11 am on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at St. Anne’s Anglican Church, 1344 Commissioners Road West, London. Interment in St. Anne’s Anglican Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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McCLEAN: Carol of London

Posted by on April 21, 2017

McClean, Carol Ann (Seales)….

On April 10, 2017 at Mount Hope Hospital, Trinidad & Tobago, Carol Ann McClean (Seales) with family by her side went to be with her husband of 50 years, Mervyn Ignatius McClean who passed away on August 26, 2016. Carol was in Trinidad to fulfill her late husbands last wishes along with her children and grandchild. The trip was thoroughly enjoyed by all and will provide long lasting memories for all. Carol is the loving mother and a best friend to her children Michelle and Jeremie “Jay”. She is the cherished “Macca” to her grand-daughter TaliaRose, dear sister of MacDonald “Mackie”, Ronnie “Lamb”, Tony, Vera, Patrick, Anne-Marie, Nova and Jimmy. Carol is predeceased by her parents Winston Gregory Seales and Ira Joy Seales (Waterman), brother Jimmy and sister Elenor. She is an auntie, cousin, god-mother, sister-in-law to the respective spouses and last but not least is a dear friend and “sister” to Derrick, dear dear friend to Lucille, Florence, Phillo and Mr. & Mrs. J. Douglas Goodge (predeceased). After leaving Trinidad to join her fiancée in Canada, Carol worked at Dearness Home, London Hospital Linen Service and Shoppers Drug Mart all while being a supportive wife, mother and friend to all those that loved her laugh, gentle caring nature and of course her willingness to help those in need. Carol was raised in the Catholic tradition early in her childhood in Trinidad, this kindled her lifelong relationship with God. Shortly after immigrating to Canada she attended a revival in the city and rededicated her life along with her husband Mac to Jesus and found her peace in sharing a lifelong relationship with Christ as a Protestant. No matter the situations life threw at her, Carol stood firm on her faith and inspired friends and family to strengthen their faith as well. The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses at Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, Beverley Guide Williams – of J. E. Guide Funeral Home and A. Millard George Funeral Home. A special mention goes out to her niece Kursty-Ann “Leggy” Samuels who was by Carol’s side supporting her into the next phase of her life. Family and friends will be received at A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 from 11am to 1pm, where the funeral service will be held in the chapel at 1 pm. Private interment. Donations in Carol’s memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 442 Adelaide Street North, London, ON N6B 3H8. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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NORRIS: G. Aileen of London

Posted by on April 21, 2017

NORRIS, G. Aileen…

Peacefully on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, Aileen Norris passed away at the age of 91. Beloved wife of the late Reg Norris (1999). Loving mother of Virginnia Hawkes (Paul) of London, Linda McLarty (Archie) of Brantford and Judy Kojlak (Jerry) of London. Also, loved by her grandchildren Paul Hawkes Jr. (Charmaine), Stephen Hawkes (Janice), Jeremy Kojlak (Andrea), Jenna Ketcheson (Scott), Tom McLarty (Michelle) and her 11 great-grandchildren and 2 great great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her sisters Marie Boyle, Louise Butler and Verlyn Bray. Also, survived by several nieces and nephews.  Aileen was a long-standing member of the Anglican Parish of Holy Trinity and St. Stephens Memorial Church. Friends are welcomed to celebrate Aileen’s life on Friday, April 21, 2017 at the A. Millard George Funeral Home – Reception Centre, 60 Ridout Street South, London from 2-4 in the afternoon. In lieu of flowers donations in Aileen’s memory may be made to the London Regional Cancer Program, 800 Commissioners Road East, London, ON N6A 5W9. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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BENNETT: Willnah of London

Posted by on April 17, 2017

BENNETT, Willnah….

At Mount Hope Centre for Long Term Care, London, Ontario on Friday, April 14, 2017, Miss Willnah Bennett in her 94th year. Dear daughter of the late William and Hannah Bennett. Dear sister-in-law of Doreen Bennett of England and dear aunt of Paul Bennett (Sandra Jones), and his son Simon Bennett (Juliet) and their son Thomas all of England. Predeceased by her brother John Bennett and by Simon’s mother Janice Bennett. Willnah immigrated to Canada 46 years ago. She proudly attended the church where her parents had been married, Wesley-Knox United Church. Willnah was an actress and supporter of the London Community Players. She proudly served in the Women’s Royal Naval Service (WRNS) during WWII. Willnah will be missed by her many friends and a multitude of cousins. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received by the family one hour prior (1-2pm) to the memorial service being held on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 2pm, at Wesley-Knox United Church, 91 Askin Street, London. Interment of cremated remains in Martock, England. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the London Regional Cancer Program, 800 Commissioners Road East, London, ON N6A 5W9 or Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario, 117-4500 Blakie Road, London, ON N6L 1G5. A. Millard George Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements 519-433-5184. Online condolences memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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Filed Under: London