CREAMER, Carl of Woodstock

Posted by on December 18, 2013

 

CREAMER, Carl – At Woodstock General Hospital on Tuesday, December 17, 2013, Carl Creamer of Woodstock in his 88th year.  Beloved husband of the late Freda Creamer (nee Harcourt) (2008).  Loving father of Carla Phillips (Dave) of London and John Creamer of Guelph.  Dear grandfather of Andrew Phillips (Alison), Daniel Phillips (Meghan), Stephanie Creamer and Jennifer Creamer.  Great grandpa of Owen and Taylor Phillips.  Carl will be missed by his many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his parents John and Doris Creamer (nee Goldham), and his sister Kathryn (Baetz) Pehomey.  Carl was a member of the Mercer Wilson Lodge # 678.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Friday from 7-9 pm.  A Masonic Service will be held on Friday evening at 6:30 pm under the auspices of Mercer Wilson Lodge # 678.  Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 2 pm.  Interment in the Baptist Cemetery in the spring.  If desired, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Smith-LeRoy  519-537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: Brantford, Guelph, London, Woodstock

RABIDEAU, Beverley of Woodstock

Posted by on December 12, 2013

RABIDEAU, Beverley – With her loving daughter at her side at Caressant Care Nursing Home, Woodstock on Wednesday, December 11, 2013, Beverley Ann Lois Rabideau (nee Loughran) in her 76th year.  Beloved mother of Darlene Cunningham and her partner Mike Stacey of Woodstock. Loving grandmother of Ryan Cunningham of Brantford and Alicia Cunningham of Strathroy and great grandmother of Syrus and Slayton Cunningham.  Dear sister to Sylvia Ropp of Listowel and Murray Loughran of Palmerston.  Fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Colonel Loughran and Margaret Loughran (nee Stenson), as well as her siblings Gloria, Jewel, Carl, Neil, Maxwell and Les. Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Thursday, December 19, 2013 from 10-11 am.  Memorial service will be held in the chapel at 11 am.  If desired, memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society of Oxford or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Smith-LeRoy  519-537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: London, Ontario, Woodstock

EARL, Edward R- of Woodstock

Posted by on December 6, 2013

EARL, Edward – Suddenly at his residence on Thursday, December 5, 2013, Edward Robert Earl of Woodstock in his 79th year. Husband of Audrey Earl (nee More) of Woodstock.  Dear father of Deborah Robbins (Larry) of Mt. Brydges, Sherry Turek (Henry), Annette Cooper (late Brad 2011), Edward Earl (Sandy) all of Woodstock and Everett Earl (Elizabeth) of Thamesford.  Beloved grandfather of many grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.  Lovingly remembered by his sister Patricia Smith of Toronto, as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family.   Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 from 2-4 pm.  A service of remembrance will follow in the chapel at 4 pm.  If desired, memorial donations to the VON Sakura House would be appreciated. Smith-LeRoy  519-537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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WALKER, Sharlynn L (Falkins) of Woodstock

Posted by on November 28, 2013

WALKER, Sharlynn  – Surrounded by her loving family at Sakura House on Wednesday, November 27, 2013, Sharlynn Louise Walker (nee Falkins) of Woodstock in her 65th year.  Cherished wife of David Walker for 44 years. Beloved mother of Dave Walker Jr, (fiancée Crystal Rodgers) of Woodstock, and Susie Shapton (Shawn) of Woodstock.  Loving nana of Cole and Justin Walker and Natalie and Ben Shapton.  Dear daughter of Jack and the late Marjorie Falkins (2006) of Sault Ste. Marie.  Also lovingly remembered by her sister Cheryl McMillan (Tom) of Woodstock and brothers Jack Falkins of Woodstock and Jim Falkins (Jennifer) of Echo Bay; as well as several nieces and nephews.  Sharlynn will be missed by her Vuteq family.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Monday, December 2, 2-4 and 7-9 pm.  A Service of Remembrance will be held in the chapel on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 11:00 am. with Rev. Jane Van Patter officiating.   Interment in Oxford Memorial Park Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the VON Sakura House or Woodstock General Hospital would be appreciated. Smith-LeRoy  519-537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: London, Woodstock

BICKELL, Velma M of Woodstock,

Posted by on November 21, 2013

BICKELL, Velma – Peacefully at Caressant Care on Thursday, November 21, 2013, Velma May Bickell of Woodstock in her 87th year.  Daughter of the late Howard and May Bickell (nee Reason).  Dear sister of Don (Marg) Bickell of Port Franks and Marion (Ron) Church of St. Williams.  Remembered by her sister-in-law Rita Bickell of Chippewa.  Also lovingly remembered by her many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her brother Bill (1999) and  sister Helen (2004) .  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Sunday, November 24, from 2:00 to 3:00 pm with the funeral service in the chapel at 3:00 pm with Rev. Maya Landell officiating.  Interment in the Presbyterian Cemetery at a later date.  If desired, memorial donations to the Woodstock Hospital Foundation would be appreciated and may be arranged through Smith-LeRoy Funeral Home, 519-537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com.

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Filed Under: London, Simcoe, Woodstock

ASPDEN, KEITH, of Woodstock

Posted by on November 18, 2013

 

ASPDEN, Keith – With great courage and surrounded by his loving family, Keith Allan Aspden passed away at the Woodstock Hospital on Sunday, November 17, 2013 in his 69th year.  Loving husband for 50 years of Gloria (Noiles) Aspden.  Dearest dad to Tracey Thompson (Carl) of Woodstock, Allan Aspden (Theresa) of Woodstock, Melissa Aspden of Woodstock, Joseph Aspden (Karen) of Oakville and Amanda Aspden (fiance Steve Pounder) of Thornhill.  Special papa to Meghan, Christopher, Christina, Allan Jr., Michael, Keith Jr., Stephen, Andrew, Luke, Joshua and Sarah.  Keith will be missed by his brother Jack Aspden of Port Bruce and his sister A. Caren Bright of Woodstock.  Also survived by a sister-in-law Darlene Aspden of St. Thomas and several nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Doris (Brooks) Aspden and brothers Vincent, Kenneth and Victor Aspden.  The family would like to thank the staff of the palliative care unit at the Woodstock Hospital for all their support and care and the dignity they showed toward our dad, papa, brother and husband through this difficult time.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Friday, November 22, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm and on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at Dundas Street United Church, 285 Dundas Street, Woodstock from 1 pm until the time of the funeral service at 2 pm. Rev. Bonnie Pilkey will officiate.  Interment at Harley Cemetery at a later date.  If desired, memorial donations to the Woodstock Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: London, Woodstock

SMITH: Ian V. of Woodstock

Posted by on November 18, 2013

SMITH, Ian – After a courageous battle with cancer, Ian Vigus Smith passed away peacefully at Sakura House on Sunday, November 17, 2013.  Beloved husband for 48 years of Cheryle (Graham) Smith.  Loving father of Sherry Smith (John Spaleta) of Woodstock, Ian Smith (Sheri) of Woodstock and Shawn Smith of Toronto.  Cherished papa of Andrew, Joshua, Lindsay, Ian, Isaac, Nikolai and step-papa of Tara-Lynn and Jeffrey.  Loving brother of Lennie Smith (Helen) of Michigan, USA and Fran Petrie (John) of Chesley.  Also survived by a brother-in-law Murray Graham (Sheila) of Beachville.  Predeceased by his parents Richard and Jean (Vigus) Smith, a sister-in-law Betty Smith and a brother-in-law Billy Graham.  Private family funeral arrangements.  If desired, memorial donations to the V.O.N. Sakura House would be appreciated and may be arranged through the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, Woodstock, (519) 537-3611.  Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: Woodstock

SUMMERHAYES, Loretta (Carroll) of London,

Posted by on November 12, 2013

SUMMERHAYES, Loretta  – At University Hospital, London, on Tuesday, November 5, 2013, Loretta Gail Summerhayes (nee Carroll) of London in her 52nd year.  Dear daughter of Alice Carroll of Woodstock.  Beloved mother of Denise King of Hamilton, the late Tara Smith and Lyndsay Smith of Woodstock.  Grandmother of Gage and Taylor Ellis.  Also remembered by her brothers and sisters.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Thursday, November 14, 2013 from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm for a funeral liturgy in the chapel at 12:30 pm with Father Rick Dales.  Cremation to follow.  If desired, memorial donations to the Kidney Foundation of Canada would be appreciated. Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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COOPER: Betty J. (Talbot) of Woodstock

Posted by on November 9, 2013

COOPER, Betty  – Suddenly at her residence on Friday, November 8,  2013, Betty Jean Cooper (neeTalbot) of Woodstock in her 63rd year.  Loving wife of 42 years to Don Cooper.  Dear sister of Linda Crawford, Janet Talbot (Alec), Karen Talbot-Cunningham (Ed), late Mark Talbot (2013) (Deb), Irene Talbot-Dorsman (Jeff) and sister-in-law of Janet Robb (Steve), all of the Woodstock area.  Also lovingly remembered by her many nieces and nephews. Private family funeral  arrangements.  If desired, memorial donations to Operation Sharing would be appreciated and may be made through the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, Woodstock, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: Woodstock

GERRISH, Jean M (Trudel) of Woodstock

Posted by on November 4, 2013

GERRISH, Jean  – At Woodstock General Hospital on Monday, November 4,  2013, Jean Marie Gerrish (neeTrudel) of Woodstock in her 84th year.  Beloved mother of Emile Cliche (Anne) and André Cliche (Anne) all of Woodstock. Loving grandmother of Victoria Cliche (Jaymie), Aaron Cliche (Kelly), Chantel Cliche, Paul Cliche (Kristen) and Michelle Cliche (Ed) and great grandmother of Liam and Abbey.  Also lovingly remembered by her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband Jack Gerrish (1981). Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Wednesday, 7-9 pm.  Funeral Mass at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 1420 Devonshire Avenue, Woodstock on Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 11 am.  Interment in Oxford Memorial Park  Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated. Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: Woodstock

PACHECO, Noe of Woodstock

Posted by on November 2, 2013

PACHECO, Noe – Suddenly at Woodstock General Hospital on Friday, November 1,  2013,  Noe Antonio Pacheco of Woodstock in his 89th year.  Beloved husband of Leonor (nee Correia).  Dear father of Tony Pacheco (Lisete), Francisca Pacheco (Joe) and Nelia Soares (Bill).  Loving grandfather of 7 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter.  Also lovingly remembered by his sister Odilia Correia.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Monday, 2:30-4:30 pm (note time) and 7-9 pm.  Parish prayers at the funeral home on Monday at 4:00 pm.  Funeral Mass at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 1420 Devonshire Avenue, Woodstock on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11:00 am.    Interment in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated.  Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: Woodstock

PARKER, Percy of Tavistock, formerly of Woodstock

Posted by on October 31, 2013

PARKER, Percy – Peacefully at People Care Centre, Tavistock on Thursday, October 31, 2013, Percy Parker formerly of Woodstock in his 95th year.  Beloved husband of Jean Parker (nee Bradley).  Dear father and step-father of Margaret Radliff (Ron) of Mt. Vernon, Washington, late Terrance Parker (2011) (Margaret) of England, Vaughan Clarke (Sue) of Woodstock, Joan Austin (Mike) of Barry’s Bay, Jane Parker of Toronto and Bill Parker (Judy) of Woodstock.  Lovingly remembered by his many grandchildren and great grandchildren in Canada, United States and England.  Predeceased by his 5 brothers and 3 sisters in England.  Percy joined the British Army – King’s Own Royal Regiment in 1939 where he served in many countries and completed his duty in 1946.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Monday, November 4, 2013 from 10 – 11 am for a funeral service in the chapel at 11am with Rev. Dr. Stephen Hendry officiating.  Cremation followed by interment later in Oxford Memorial Park Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or Church of the Epiphany would be appreciated.  Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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BURGHARDT, Wladislawa “Gladys” of Woodstock

Posted by on October 22, 2013

BURGHARDT, Wladislawa “Gladys” – At Woodingford Lodge, Woodstock on Monday, October 21, 2013, Wladislawa “Gladys” Burghardt (nee Swiercz) of Woodstock in her 86th year.  Beloved wife of the late Kazimierz “Kazimir” Burghardt (2005).  Dear mother of Alicia Kaufman and her husband Jack and Chris Burghardt, all of Woodstock, and the late Richard (1952).  Loving Grandma of Mark Kaufman and his wife Beth of Guelph and Joanne Kaufman and her husband Chris of St. Catharines.  Sister of Leokadia Lojko (Pawel) of Brantford.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Thursday, 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Mass at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 1420 Devonshire Avenue, Woodstock on Friday, October 25, 2013 at 11:00 am.  Interment at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Red Cross or the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated.  Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: Woodstock

STUART: Diane of Ingersoll

Posted by on October 17, 2013

STUART, Diane – Peacefully, surrounded by family at Alexandra Hospital, Ingersoll on Wednesday, October 16, 2013, Diane Stuart of Ingersoll in her 65th year.  Beloved mother of John Riley and his wife Lisa and David Riley and his wife Julie.  Loving Nana of Kaitlyn, Travis and Jayden.  Predeceased by her brother Keith Stuart and her sister Jean Wood.  Diane enjoyed her work as an administrative assistant for the past 9 years with Dave MacKenzie, MP.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Saturday, October 19, 2013, from 1-4 pm.  A Celebration of Life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 55, 576 Brant Street, Woodstock on Sunday, October 20, 2013, from 1-4 pm.  Cremation followed by interment later at Hillview Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.  Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: London, Woodstock

HEARNS: Mary H (Colwell) of Woodstock

Posted by on October 14, 2013

HEARNS, Mary –Peacefully at VON Sakura House on Saturday, October 12, 2013, Mary Helen Hearns (nee Colwell) of Woodstock in her 77th year.  Beloved wife of the late Don Hearns (2001).  Dear mother of Joe Hearns (Laura Ashton) of Burgessville and Norma Taton (Dave) of Chatham.  Loving grandmother of Melissa Taton and Amanda Taton,  and great grandmother of Heston, Brittany and Peyton.  Dear sister of Rose (late Harvey) Knox.  Also lovingly remembered by her nieces, nephews, friends and relatives.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Thursday, 2-4 and 7-9 pm.  Funeral service in the chapel on Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11 am with Rev. Canon Richard  A. Jones officiating.   Interment at Hillview Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to VON Sakura House or London Regional Cancer Program would be appreciated. Smith-LeRoy  (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: Woodstock

DINICH: Kamenko “John” of Woodstock-

Posted by on October 11, 2013

DINICH, John – Peacefully in his sleep at Woodstock Hospital on Thursday, October 10, 2013, Kamenko “John” Dinich in his 86th year.  Dear father of Scott Dinich (Lily) of London, John Dinich of Michigan and Marko Dinich (Bev) of Woodstock.  Loving grandfather of Christian, Aaron, Austin and Leighanna Dinich.  Also lovingly remembered by his many friends and extended family. Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Tuesday, 7-9 pm.  Funeral service in the chapel on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 11:00 am.  Interment at The Anglican Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.  Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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BUSHNELL; Joan of Stratford, formerly of Woodstock

Posted by on October 9, 2013

BUSHNELL, Joan – Peacefully at Hillside Manor Long Term Care, Stratford on Tuesday, October 8, 2013, Joan Ena Bushnell (nee Lanighan)  formerly of Woodstock in her 86th year.  Beloved wife of the late Arthur  Bushnell (2007).  Dear mother of Yvonne Hord of Stratford and Paul Bushnell (Deb) of St. Thomas.  Mother- in- law of Martin Hord of Woodstock.  Loving grandmother of Jennifer and Marianne Hord and Thomas and Christopher Bushnell (Anne).  Dearest great grandmother to her only great grandchild Jacob.  Dear sister of Wilf Lanighan (Jean) and Pat Heavens (Bert) all of England.  Also lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, friends and relatives.  Private family funeral arrangements.  If desired, memorial donations to Sick Kids Foundation-Toronto would be appreciated and may be arranged through the Smith-LeRoy Funeral Home, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: Ontario, Stratford, Woodstock

ROACH: Mary of Woodstock

Posted by on October 8, 2013

ROACH, Mary – Suddenly at LHSC University Hospital on Tuesday, October 8, 2013, Mary Roach (nee Lichti) of Woodstock in her 67th year.  Daughter of the late Bert and Kay Lichti.  Beloved wife of Cliff for nearly 48 years.  Loving mother of Ellen Lynch (Joe) of Woodstock, Bud Roach (Mike Fox) of Hamilton and Julie Roach (Lucky Chhina) of Hamilton.  Dear Grandma of Madeleine and Julien Lynch.  Sister of Kathleen Lichti, CSJ of London, Eileen Petch (Whit) of Toronto, and the late Bud Lichti and Gary Lichti.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Thursday, 2-4 and 6-9 pm.  Parish prayers at the funeral home on Thursday at 4:00 pm.  Funeral Mass at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 1420 Devonshire Avenue, Woodstock on Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:00 am.  Interment later at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the Holy Trinity Building Fund would be appreciated.  Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: London, Woodstock

HIRD: Bertha “Birdie” Jean of Woodstock

Posted by on October 7, 2013

HIRD, Bertha “Birdie” Jean (nee Rockett) – peacefully at Woodstock General Hospital on Monday October 7, 2013 in her 79th year.  Dear mother of Robert Chambers of Plattsville.  Beloved sister of  Myrtle Kennedy of Woodstock.  Lovingly remembered by several nieces and  nephews.  A private graveside service will be held at Princeton Cemetery with Pastor Lloyd Bennett officiating.  Should family and friends so desire, donations to the Woodstock Hospital Foundation would be appreciated and may be arranged through the Smith-LeRoy Funeral Home, Woodstock, (519) 537-3611.  Personal condolences may also be sent at www.smithleroy.com

 

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DIEHL: Mavis of Woodstock

Posted by on October 3, 2013

DIEHL, Mavis – At Woodstock Hospital on Thursday, October 3, 2013 after a short illness, Mavis Diehl of Woodstock, in her 76th year.  Predeceased by her parents, several brothers and sisters and her son Robert (1980).  Sister of Agnes and Doug.  Mother of Doug (Louise), Jim and Dave.  Grandmother of Logan, Brittany, Darla, Jeremy and Terri-Lyn and great grandmother of Anthony.  Private family funeral arrangements.  Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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WROBEL: Brian of Woodstock

Posted by on October 3, 2013

WROBEL, Brian – Peacefully at LHSC-Victoria Campus on Wednesday October 2, 2013, Brian Jerzy Wrobel of Woodstock in his 68th year.  Beloved father of Dani  McEwen (Shawn).  Loving  grandpa of Hannah, Collin, Kaeli and Carissa.  Beloved “Bri” to his brother John  Wrobel (Christine).  Cherished uncle of Simon Wrobel and Hayley Wrobel.  Predeceased by his parents Jan and Pearl (nee Sinclair) Wrobel.  Brian was a true golf enthusiast and a loyal member of Craigowan Golf and Country Club, Woodstock for many years.  Private family funeral arrangements.  If desired, memorial donations to the London Regional Cancer Program would be appreciated and may be made through the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, Woodstock,(519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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GARLAND, June of Woodstock

Posted by on September 30, 2013

GARLAND, June – Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at Woodstock Hospital on Monday, September 30, 2013, June Idella Garland (nee Eichler) of Woodstock in her 87th year.  Beloved wife of the late Neil Maxwell Garland (January 15, 1990).  Wrapped in the warmth of her smiles and stories are her daughters Joyce White (Barry) of Woodstock, Jane Rohl (Thomas) of Airdrie, Alberta and Wanda Milne (Jim) of Woodstock.  Treasured by Troy and Faye (Jeremy) and numerous other grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Predeceased by several brothers and sisters.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Thursday, October 3, 2013 from 7-9 pm.  A private family funeral service will be held.  Interment at Hillview Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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DENTON, Edith of Woodstock

Posted by on September 30, 2013

DENTON, Edith – Peacefully, surrounded by her immediate family at Woodingford Lodge, Woodstock on Monday September 30, 2013 in her 88th year. Beloved wife of the late Carmen Denton (2009).  Dear mother of Dr. Doug Denton (Joanne) of Woodstock, Dianne Denton (Allister Allard) of Woodstock, and the late Kenneth Denton (1986).  Loving grandmother of Alan Esseltine (Kelly), Dr. Jackie Denton (Donny), Adel Fortin (Mike), Dr. Paul Denton (Lumy), and great grandmother of Ethan, Sebastine and Heather.  Dear sister of Robert Cowing (Shirley) of Innerkip and Helen Stover (Harold) of Norwich.  Predeceased by her sister Ruth Carter.  Private family funeral arrangements.  If desired, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or Parkinson Society of Canada would be appreciated and may be arranged through the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, Woodstock, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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LILEY, Mary of Woodstock

Posted by on September 22, 2013

LILEY, Mary – At her home on Saturday, September 21, 2013, Mary Ethel (nee McKnight) Liley of Woodstock.  Beloved wife of the late Vern Liley (May 20, 2004).  Loving mother of Beverley Rennie (Doug) and Cathy Liley (Ed) all of Ingersoll.  Will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Tracey Whatley (Jim), Christopher Rennie, Joshua Hughes, Sarah Smale (Tyler) and Lisa Carnahan.  Cherished great grandmother of Noelle, Tristan, Ireland and Kinsley.  Predeceased by brothers Claude McKnight and Donald McKnight and sister Dorothy McKnight.  Private family funeral arrangements.  If desired, memorial donations to the Ontario Genealogical Society – Oxford County Branch, Oxford Historical Society or the Alzheimer Society of Oxford would be appreciated and may be arranged through the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, Woodstock, (519) 537-3611.  Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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MICOLI: Maria of Woodstock

Posted by on September 21, 2013

MICOLI, Maria – Suddenly, but peacefully in Woodstock on Thursday, September 19, 2013, Maria Micoli (nee Pillon) of Woodstock in her 79th year.  Wife of the late Giuseppe “Joe” Micoli (2002).  Beloved mother of Gianni “John” Micoli (Cheryl) of London and Rob Micoli (Kim) of Woodstock.  Loving Nonna of Derek, Miranda, Andrew and Kyle.  Sister of Rosina Pin of Italy, Pierina “Pat” Pillon of Ottawa and Lucia “Lucy” Paron (Danilo) of Kemptville.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Tuesday, 2-4 and 7-9 pm.  Mass of Christian Burial at Sacred Heart Catholic Parish, 131 Thames Street North, Ingersoll on Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 11:00 am with Fr. Gilbert Simard as presider.  Interment at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Arthritis Society would be appreciated.  Smith-LeRoy, (519) 537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Filed Under: London, Woodstock