BOYLE, Margaret of Sarnia

Posted by on June 15, 2017

BOYLE, Margaret (nee Brooks) – Age 67, of Sarnia, passed away at her residence on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Beloved wife of Alexander Boyle. Loving mother of Donna (Lee Hillman) Boyle, Sandy (Jim) Keane. Kathryn (Troy) Woolaver. Cherished grandmother of Martin, Sonya, Brittany, Marianne, Mackenzie and Bailey. Great-grandmother of Chloe and Cora. Dear sister of Colin (Betty) Brooks, Ian Brooks, Susan Nicholson. Survived by many cousins and family in Scotland and England as well as many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Jeanie and Hugh Brooks, brother Hughie Brooks and great-grandson Owen Vanderwielen. Margaret had the biggest hugs and loved to laugh. She loved her family very much and her grandchildren coming to visit. She loved her dogs she had in her lifetime, enjoyed vacations and loved Scotland and England. Anyone that knew Margaret would love how she could make you laugh so much with her funny comedian personality. She loved to give “cuddles” to her grandchildren. Family was very important to Margaret and they will all miss her so much.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Sunday, June 18, 2017 from 7:00 to 9:00pm.
Funeral service will be held on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 11:00am from the funeral home. Interment to follow at Bear Creek Cemetery.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Sarnia Humane Society.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

TAYLOR: Kathleen Carol of Oil Springs

Posted by on June 13, 2017

TAYLOR, Kathleen Carol (nee Martin) – Age 76, of Oil Springs, passed away London Health Sciences – University Campus on Friday, June 9, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Harry Taylor (2015) for 58 years. Loving mother of Alyce (Keith) McKeegan and Mark (Marie) Taylor. Dear grandmother of Trevis McKeegan, Sarah (Vinnie) Atkinson, Kyle McKeegan, Matthew Taylor, Danielle Mullen-Taylor, Jesse Taylor. Great-grandmother of Meghann Kelly, Dalton Kershaw, Tanner Atkinson, Nicholas Atkinson, Araya McKeegan and great-great grandmother of Nolah Mae. Survived by her sister Betty, brother-in-law Harold (late Gail) Taylor and sister-in-law Marguerite (late Nelson) Taylor. Predeceased by her parents Carl and Rachel (nee Laforge) Martin, infant son Rudy and grandson Joshua Taylor.
A private family service has taken place followed by cremation.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Arrangements entrusted to STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

LISCUMB, Robert James of London, Ontario

Posted by on June 8, 2017

LISCUMB, Robert James – Age 59, of London, passed away on Wednesday, June 07, 2017 at Victoria Hospital London Health Sciences, London. Husband of the late Joy (Andrews) Liscumb. Robert will be missed by his children Mary (Jeff) Dewhirst, Brenda (Bill) Adams and the late Robbie (2002). Beloved son of Louise Liscumb. Dear brother of Diane (Yvan) Koury, Roxine and the late Ronnie. Survived by aunts, grandchildren, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 from 10:00am to 12:00pm. Interment of ashes to follow at Bradshaw Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation and St. Joseph’s Hospice. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, London, Sarnia

JACKSON, Gordon “Bruce” of Wilkesport Ontario

Posted by on May 26, 2017

JACKSON, Gordon Bruce – Age 74, of Wilkesport, passed away on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at his home. Beloved husband of Nancy Jackson (nee Card). Loving father of Sandra Jamieson, Marie (Larry) Cox and Steven (Jacqueline) Jackson. Cherished grandfather of Jordan (Stephanie), Chris, Jessica and Eric Jamieson, Lindsay and Kaylee Cox, Madeline, Core and Jalyn Jackson. Also missed by his great-grandchildren Brooke, Ben, Blake and Brody Jamieson. Survived by his siblings Ed (June) Jackson, Mary Card, Vye Jackson, in-laws Arlene (George) Sharpe, Patricia (Jim) Sharpe, Joe (Bev) Card and Jim (Janet) Card and his mother-in-law Ellen Card. Predeceased by his parents Calvin and Kathleen Jackson and brothers Wilfred, Calvin and brother-in-law Bill Card. Bruce was a member of St. Clair Masonic Lodge No. 425 in Sombra, Order of the Eastern Star Mecca Chapter #58 in Chatham, a past volunteer fire fighter in Wilkesport, enjoyed woodworking and spending time with his family.
A private family funeral service will take place. Family and friends will be received for a visitation at the Brigden Fair Grounds on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 from 6-9pm.
In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to Children’s Health Foundation or C.E.E. Health Foundation.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca.
Arrangements entrusted to STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden 519-864-1193.

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ANDREW, Sylvia of Petrolia, Ontario

Posted by on May 24, 2017

Andrew, Sylvia – Age 82, of Petrolia, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia. Beloved Wife of Colin Andrew. Loving mother of Julie (Ray) Jump and Philip (Katherine Annett) Andrew.
Cherished grandmother of Brandy, Allison (Joe), Ryan, Ricky (Carrie), Chris (Ally) and great grandmother of Ava and Brooklyn. Auntie of Steve and Connie Hawke and special friend of John and Thelma Brost. Predeceased by sister Beryl (Harry) Hawke. Cremation has taken place. A private family graveside will take place at Lakeview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to Alzheimer’s Society and Lambton Meadowview Villa.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Arrangements entrusted to STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden
519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

COOTE, Dorothy Georgina of Point Edward, Ontario

Posted by on May 14, 2017

At Rest: Dorothy Georgina (Gallaway) Coote, 1915 – 2017
Visitation on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 4pm to 8pm at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, BRIGDEN. Solemn Requiem Mass on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 11 am at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, BRIGDEN. Burial at Bear Creek Cemetery. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Arrangements entrusted to STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

GRIGG: Thomas Lorne of Mooretown

Posted by on May 5, 2017

GRIGG, Thomas Lorne – Age 83, of Mooretown, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved husband of Nora Grigg (nee McKenney). Loving father of John and his wife LeeAnn Grigg. Cherished grandfather of Amanda (Andrew) Doran, Nicole Grigg (Adrian Strong). Great-grandfather of Jeremy Doran. Survived by many brothers and sisters-in-laws and nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents James and Belle (nee Fox) Grigg, Helen Green, William Grigg. Tom farmed for many years on Rokeby Line and was a member of the Local 663.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, May 12, 2017 at 11:00 am at Knox-Moore Presbyterian Church, 1354 Rokeby Line, Mooretown with Rev. Ian Marnoch officiating.
In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to Knox-Moore Presbyterian Church or Canadian Cancer Society.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Arrangements entrusted to STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

ATKIN: Caitlin Patricia

Posted by on April 17, 2017

ATKIN, Caitlin Patricia – December 15th, 1985 – April 14th, 2017. Suddenly at the age of 31 years. Caitlin was the only daughter of Bill and Sue Atkin of Sarnia and sister to Mike Atkin (Elizabeth) of Petrolia. She is survived by her daughters Izzabelle and Laila. She was granddaughter to the late Duffy Atkin and to Joseph and Patricia Colborne and is survived by her grandmother Marjorie Atkin of Sarnia. Caitlin was predeceased by her Uncle Tom Atkin, but is survived by aunts and uncles: Mary Rivers (Steve) of Sarnia, Rob Colborne (Diana) of Surrey B.C., Steve Colborne (Alvinston), Mary Ann Colborne (Sarnia), Anne Turner (London) , Mike Colborne (Joyce) of Calgary, Alberta and Sarah Reaume (Walt) of Sarnia. She will be missed by her cousins Scott Atkin (Angelina), Melissa O’Mahony (John), Randy Rivers, Jodie Campbell (Jamie), Ellen Rivers (Kristen), Jason Colborne (Kristy), Brian Colborne (Sabrina), Janet Truer (Ian), Darcy Colborne, Christopher Colborne (Zuzana), Jennifer Wright (Jeff), Jake Reaume (Tessa) and Luke Reaume (Sara). Caitlin was predeceased by her cousin Jessica Reaume. Caitlin was a child of the earth. The daughter and granddaughter of farmers, she was a lover of the outdoors, passionate about animals of every kind, an accomplished equestrian and an avid dog lover. Now, there among the sun and the stars, she is finally at peace. “Death leaves a heartache no one can heal. Love leaves a memory, no one can steal.”
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Wednesday, April 19 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, April 20 at 11:00 am from the funeral home. Interment to follow at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery, Corunna.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Sarnia Humane Society.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: London, Sarnia

HASSON: Agnes “Army”

Posted by on April 16, 2017

HASSON, Agnes Agatha “Army” – Age 91 of North Lambton Lodge, Forest passed away peacefully with family by her side on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at North Lambton Lodge, Forest. Predeceased by her beloved husband Lyle H. Hasson (2010). Survived by daughter Diane (Raymond) McLain of Lexington, Kentucky, son Ray Melton of Alvinston, step-daughter Linda (Hugh) McLachlan of Oil Springs, Lisa (Tim) Hedges of Harrow, Dianne Hasson Turner of Calgary. Dear grandmother of
Nadine Powers, (Partner Nani Agbeli), Stephanie (Dan) Thompson, Shawn (Christine) McLachlan, Scott McLachlan, Stacey (Tom) Alderman and 8 great-grandchildren. Step-grandmother of Braidie and Jamie Hedges. Survived by 8 sisters; Gertrude Edwards, Eleanora Grey, Doris Cairns, Martha Waldner, Lillian Naftel, Carole Mathers, Janet Jackson, Shirley Newransky and brother Harry Armbruster. Predeceased by brother Sieghard Armbruster (1997), sister Alice Blair (2015), baby sister Ruth, son-in-law Ron Powers and her parents John and Magdelena Armbruster. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Army was born in Fairy Hill, Saskatchewan, trained as a Registered Nurse in Sarnia, employed by Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital in Petrolia for 40 years. Army was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Sarnia.
Friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 from 7 to 9pm.
Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 11:00am at the funeral home. Interment at Hillsdale Cemetery, Petrolia.
As an expression of sympathy, donations can be made to C.E.E. Hospital Foundation (ceehf.ca), Canadian Cancer Society Transportation Fund or Diabetes Canada.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193

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Filed Under: Calgary, Sarnia, Windsor

SITZES, Wilma Jean of Oil City, Ontario

Posted by on April 11, 2017

SITZES, Wilma Jean – Age 87 of Oil City passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Beloved wife of Norman Sitzes. Loving mother of Valerie Patterson, Dean (Kim) Sitzes, Jim (Jodie) Harris. Cherished grandmother of Stephanie (Ryan) Chambers, Guy Harris, Trevor Patterson, Brittany Sitzes, Tyson Patterson, Jenny Sitzes. Great-grandmother of Cole Chambers. Dear sister of Grace Cameron and the late Elenor Foster.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Friday, April 14, 2017 from 11:30am until service time at 1:00pm. Interment of ashes to follow at Oil Springs Cemetery.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to C.E.E. Hospital Foundation or Oil Springs United Church.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

WHITE: Donald Edwin formerly of Mooretown

Posted by on April 11, 2017

WHITE, Donald Edwin – Age 91, formerly of Mooretown, passed away Friday, April 7, 2017 at Trillium Villa Nursing Home, Sarnia. Predeceased by his parents Edwin (1979) and Pearl (Stewart, 1983) White. Donald farmed for many years on Rokeby Line in Moore Township. Former president of Moore Agricultural Society, a past master of Leopold Lodge No. 397 Brigden and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. Thanks to the care and compassion of staff at Trillium Villa Nursing Home.
A private graveside service has taken place at the family plot in Bear Creek Cemetery.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Knox-Moore Presbyterian Church or the charity of your choice.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Arrangements entrusted to STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

ELLENOR: Hubert Stanley of Brigden

Posted by on April 5, 2017

ELLENOR, Hubert Stanley – Age 75 of Brigden, passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Beloved husband of Betty Ellenor (nee Maitland) for 54 years. Loving father of Marcia (Steve) Leishman and Michelle (Mark) Steadman. Cherished grandfather of Angela (Malcolm Macdonald), Eric and Timothy Leishman, Shannon (Tyler Mitchell) and Kendra Steadman. Dear brother of Norma Ellenor of London, Edith (Glen) Rogers of Brigden, Leona Ellenor of Wyoming, Sheila Pelkey of London, Janet (Mike) Furewycz of London and Bob (Darlene) Ellenor of Kincardine. Predeceased by sisters Gladys Bourque, Edna Hyatt and Betty Hignett.
At Hubert’s request there will be no visitation or funeral. Cremation has taken place and a private family burial of ashes will be held at Hillsdale Cemetery, Petrolia.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to C.E.E. Hospital Foundation at www.ceehf.ca.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca.
Arrangements entrusted to STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: London, Sarnia

ENGLISH: Dora Jeanne of Brigden

Posted by on April 2, 2017

ENGLISH, Dora Jeanne – Age of 71, of Brigden, after a courageous battle with cancer Jeanne passed away at LHSC – Victoria Hospital on April 1st, 2017. Beloved wife of Yvon English. Loving mother of Peter (Brenda) English, John (Sharon) English and Karen (Fabian) Fortune. Cherished grandmother of Tara (Justin) Adams, Chantal Legere (Taras), Adam English (Alicia), Ashley English (Rob), Kaeli Sitzes (Tyler), Rebecca Sitzes (Andrew), Matthew Sitzes, Zachary Sitzes (Alisha), Jude Fortune, and Malcolm Fortune. Great grandmother of Bryce, Emilia, Izara and Zander. Dear sister of Larry (Mary) Cook, Ernie Cook, Bill Cook, Stanley Cook, Perry Cook, Jim Cook and Ilene (Albert) Harrison.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden, on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm.
A private family graveside will be held at a later date.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society and Sarnia Humane Society.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia, St. Thomas

MOORE, Phllis (Kaye) of Corunna, Ontario

Posted by on March 20, 2017

MOORE, Phyllis (Kaye) – It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our precious Phyllis on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at 12:50 a.m. She succumbed from complications after a fall at her home in Corunna. She died peacefully at Bluewater Health. Phyllis was in her 110th year and enjoying good health.
Phyllis was born in Bracebridge, Ontario to John Byron Kaye and Charlotte Eliza (Leith) Kaye on Nov. 6, 1907. She was the last remaining member of a family of ten children. Phyllis was a member of the United Church in Bracebridge and Sarnia and attended Central United in Sarnia for many years.
Dearly treasured and lovingly remembered by four nieces and one nephew. Phyllis was an aunt, a great aunt, a great-great aunt and a great-great-great aunt.
Phyllis will be sadly missed by her loving family, her good friend Roy, and her many wonderful friends and cherished neighbours.

A private family Graveside Funeral Service will be held at Bracebridge United Church Cemetery, Bracebridge, Ontario.

Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Barrie, Chatham-Kent, Orillia, Sarnia

PROUSE: Jean Loretta of Mooretown

Posted by on March 5, 2017

PROUSE, Jean Loretta (nee Shepperd) – Age 71, of Mooretown, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 in Niagara Falls where she began her 50 year marriage with her beloved husband Kenneth Prouse. Loving mother of Laurie Prouse (Scott), Tracey Prouse and Heather (Jamie) Hamill. Cherished grandmother of Seamus, Danielle and Bronwyn Hamill. Dear sister of Bruce Shepperd, Frank (Marie) Shepperd and Donald (Winera) Shepperd. Survived by sister-in-laws Margaret (James) Shepperd and Pat (Ronald) Shepperd. Survived by nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Arthur and Violet Shepperd, brothers Ronald and James, sisters Aileen and Helen and infant grandsons Aidan and Brent Hamill. Jean trained at the Sarnia General Hospital and spent her career as a Registered Nurse. She was a member of the St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church Women’s missionary society (WMS) in Mooretown and a former leader with the 4-H Club and CGIT. Jean donated her organs to help save others.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 7-9pm.
Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 11:00am from the funeral home. Rev. Ian Marnoch will officiate. Cremation will follow.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital Foundation on the behalf of Aidan and Brent Hamill.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

JAQUES, Elizabeth Isabelle from Oil Springs, Ontario

Posted by on March 5, 2017

JAQUES, Elizabeth Isabelle – Age 77, of Oil Springs, passed away peacefully at Bluewater Health – C.E.E. Site, Petrolia on Saturday, March 4, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Lyle Jaques (2015). Loving mother of Shelli (Jim) Verbeek of Corunna and Daryl (Teresa) Jaques of Petrolia. Dear grandmother of Brent (Eva) Baker, Meghan (Dean) Schives, Jeremy (Morgan) Baker, Amberly (Dylan) Jaques and Brandon Jaques. Great grandmother of Samuel. Survived by brother Keith (Helen) Japp and brother-in-law Doug Campbell. Predeceased by her parents David and Annie Japp and sister Karen Campbell.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from 5:00 to 8:00pm.
A private family Graveside Funeral Service will be held at Oil Springs Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to
Autism Ontario (donate.autismontario.com) or C.E.E. Hospital Foundation. (ceehf.ca)
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Sarnia

YASKOVIC, Robert A. of Mooretown

Posted by on March 1, 2017

Lt. Col. Robert A Yaskovic, (USMC) beloved husband, soulmate, and best friend of Maureen (nee White) died on February 28, 2017 at home. “Yazz” was born April 16, 1943 to Andrew and Jule Yaskovic of Yonkers, NY. Upon graduating from Charles E Gorton High School, he attended Texas A & M University receiving a BA in Business Management and a BS in Animal Husbandry. During a 2 year management position with Sears in Houston, Texas he was granted a 6 year leave of absence during Vietnam to become a pilot in the US Marine Corps. His love of flying led to a career of 25 years as a USMC Naval Aviator. During his military career he was an attack helicopter pilot, in Vietnam he also flew fixed wing, turbo props and jets. Accumulating over 8800 flight hours he felt very privileged to fly when jet and turboprops were maturing while reciprocal (gas) engines were phasing out, but still available. During his later years he was a VIP pilot flying congressmen, generals and honored to be a pilot, on a couple of occasions for 2 previous US presidents. He received numerous awards the highest being a Bronze Star with Combat V, Navy Achievement Medal, Navy Unit Commendation, Three Sea Service Deployment Ribbons, Two National Defense Service Medals, Two Air Medals, 27 Strike Flight Air Medals, Two Meritorious Unit Commendations, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation and Two Vietnam Service Medals. Upon retiring in 1991 he flew DC-9’s commercially for just under a year. Finding that life style unchallenging, he and Maureen, originally from Petrolia, bought two farms in Brigden/Petrolia area in 1992, and in 2009 opened the Howladay Inn Pet Resort. Bob is survived by his wife Maureen, and children Robert Jr. (Robin) and Carey of Florida, Tracey (Justin) of Georgia and Paul of North Carolina. Two grandsons, Mason and Carter of Florida. Sister Janet and brother Ron both of New York. Predeceased by his parents Andrew (1989), Jule(2014) and brother Joseph (2007).
Sincere thanks to Dr. Enoch Daniel, staff of C.E.E and V.O.N for all their years of care and compassion.
Visitation will be held at the STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Sunday March 5, 2017 from 2to4pm and 7to9pm.
A funeral service will be held at the STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 1:00 pm with a 1 hour prior visitation. Interment to follow at Zion Cemetery, Mooretown. Charitable donations can be made to C.E.E Hospital Foundation. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

KANN: Kathleen Alice of Sarnia

Posted by on February 26, 2017

KANN, Kathleen Alice – It is with great sadness that the family of Kathleen Alice Kann announces her passing on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at Bluewater Health in Sarnia. She was born October 7, 1942 to John Underwood and Beryl Harrison in Sarnia, Ontario. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones at the age of 74. Kathleen worked as a nurse for over 30 years in the Labor and Delivery ward at St. Joseph’s Hospital. She spent many special moments with her partner enjoying their passion for travelling. Kathleen will be deeply missed by her partner of 32 years Louis Paluch, her sons Glen (Kathy) of Sudbury Ontario and Greg (Elizabeth) and her granddaughters Madeline, Audrey and Violet of Walnut Grove, California. She is survived and loved by her twin sister Colleen and many nieces, nephews and dear friends. A funeral service will be held at the STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Tuesday, February 28th at 10:00am. Interment to follow in Dresden, Ontario. Charitable donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation in lieu of flowers. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia, Sudbury

WILSON-STRANGWAY, Joan of Mooretown

Posted by on February 11, 2017

WILSON-STRANGWAY, Joan “June” (Spirit of the Water) – Left this life February 10, 2017, remembering happy time with her husband, Bruce Strangway, daughters Deborah, Twila Wilson and Patti Jones as well as son-in-law Charlie Trainor. She is survived by brothers Pete and Camille and sisters-in-law. She enjoyed being grandma and great-grandma, aunt and friend. At June’s request there will be no funeral or visitation. Cremation has taken place. A sacred fire has been lit prior to a private graveside service. Remember good times until we meet again.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Arrangements entrusted to STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

EYRE, Russell Arthur of Mooretown, Ontario

Posted by on February 9, 2017

EYRE, Russell Arthur – Age 80 of Mooretown, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia. Beloved husband of Shirley (nee James).
Loving father of Sue Ann Eyre (Ted Parent). Dear brother of Arthur (Karen) Eyre, Melba (Jerry) Duncan, brother in law Howard Maw and sister in law Diane (Jack) Stewart. Remembered by nieces and nephews, Jim (Brenda) Maw, Marie Maw, Ralph (Brenda) Eyre, Carol (Rick) D’Andrea, Krista (Scott) Steeves, Brent (Lee) Duncan, Brian (Pat) Stewart, Carolyn (Joe) Stonehouse and many great nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Elvin (1967) and Lila (1990), brother Ralph (1951) and sister Jean (2015). Missed by his special friend Molly.
Russell was born on the family homestead, where he has lived his entire life. For many years he operated a feedlot and proudly worked the land as a cash crop farmer. Russell was an active member of the Sixth Line United Church, was once a board member for the Lambton Cattlemen’s Association and was formally a Funk/Ciba-Geigy corn dealer.
Family and friends will be received on Sunday, February 12, 2017 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, BRIGDEN.
Memorial Service to be held Monday, February 13, 2017 at 11:00am from the Sixth Line United Church. Interment of ashes to follow at Bear Creek Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Sixth Line United Church and St. Joseph’s Hospice.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Sarnia

McINDOO: Janey

Posted by on February 4, 2017

McINDOO, Janey (nee Scott) – Peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia. Beloved wife of the late Gilbert (1990). Loving mother of Mary Jane Metherel, Ruth (John) deGraaf, Mark, Les and Terry (Jean). Cherished grandmother of 10 and great-grandmother of 12. Dear sister of Glen (Marie), Gary (Kay-2016), Melvin (Ruth Ann) and Mildred. Predeceased by her parents Margret and John Scott, brothers Jim, Frank and Clifford, sister Alice and grandson Ryan. Janey had a passion for cards, anytime, anywhere with a coffee in her hand. She made lots of card friends at the Courtright Friendship Club. She loved to cook for family and always had lots of love and compassion for her family with no judgement. Janey was a resident of St. Clair Township most of her life. A special thanks to Lambton Meadowview Villa Nursing Home and nurses for making a difference in Mom’s end of life care, our family is very grateful.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden, on Monday, February 6, 2017 from 2-4 and 7-9pm.
Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 11:00am at the funeral home. Cremation will follow.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Charity of choice.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

WORKMAN, Nancy Rheta of Corunna Ontario

Posted by on January 25, 2017

WORKMAN, Nancy Rheta (nee MacDonald) – Peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Bluewater Health, Sarnia on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Beloved wife of Richard “Dick” Workman for 61 years. Loving mother of Wayne (Lori), Richard (Beata), Sandra (late Bob Guthrie) (Gord), Patty (Andy). Cherished grandmother of Nichole (Milan), Krystal (Shaun), Julie, Richard (Paula), Robert (Vana), Daniel, Amber (Jake), Mathew, Graham and Jaqueline. Great-grandmother of Ellora, Eva, Levi, Quinn, Avalynn and Ariella. Survived by her sister Jeanette Lumley (Tom) and nieces and nephews in both Ontario and Pennsylvania and many brother and sister-in-laws. Predeceased by her brother Gerald MacDonald and parents Jack and Shirley MacDonald. The family would like to thank the Doctors and Nurses at Bluewater Health for the exceptional kindness and care, CCAC, Bayshore, Melissa, Michelle, Blair and Danielle. A special thank you to Rev. Deanna Gibson and Dr. Robert Borek and his staff. A private family funeral service was held at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden. Interment followed at Sutherland Cemetery, Courtright. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Sarnia and District Humane Society or Salvation Army. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Sarnia

BOONE: Keas Casper of Mooretown

Posted by on January 17, 2017

BOONE, Keas Casper – Age 79 of Mooretown, passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved husband of Anny Boone. Loving father of Michael and his wife Judy, Patrick and his wife Christa, Steven and his wife Kari. Cherished grandfather of Chloe, Emma, Carter, Madelyn, Ryleigh and Maggie. Dear brother of Lenie, Jean (Alan), Casper (Sylvia). Predeceased by his sister Annie. Keas was a very active Masonic Lodge member in the Sarnia District. Moore Masonic Lodge No. 294 will conduct a Memorial Service on Friday, January 20, 2017 at 6:30pm from STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden. Friends will be received Friday, January 20, 2017 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Funeral Service to be held Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 11:00 AM from the funeral home. Interment to follow at Moore Union Cemetery, Mooretown. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the London Regional Cancer Program (cheques only). Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Sarnia

MILTON: Deborah Jane of Sarnia

Posted by on January 16, 2017

MILTON, Deborah Jane – It is with great sorrow that the family of Deborah Jane Milton announce her sudden passing at Afton Park Place, Sarnia on Monday, January 16, 2017. Cherished mother of Pamela Bailey of Hundred Mile House B.C. and Alex Bailey (Debbie Arabia) of Kamloops B.C.. Loved Grandma of Kura, Reid, Tia & Kale Bailey. Great-Grandma of Aiden and Quinn. Much loved sister of Mary Ann Powell (Lorne) of Corunna and Martha Wilson (Dan) of Petrolia. Special Aunt to Lee (Bonnie) Merrick, Lance Merrick, Kyle Merrick and Julie (Ryan) Bedard. Predeceased by her parents Joseph & Bernice Milton of Brigden and special nephew Brent Merrick. Deb had a wonderful sense of humour, loved family gatherings, playing cards, classic rock music and sharing memories of the good times. The family would like to express their deep appreciation for the loving care given to Deb from the wonderful staff of the Sarnia Dialysis Unit and the staff of Afton Park Place. Friends will be received Thursday, January 19, 2017 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden. Funeral Service to be held Friday, January 20, 2017 at 11:00 AM from the funeral home with Allan McKeown officiating. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may make contributions to the Bluewater Health – Dialysis Unit, Sarnia or the charity of your choice. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Filed Under: Kamloops, Prince George, Sarnia

GRAHAM, David of Sarnia

Posted by on January 13, 2017

GRAHAM, David “Dave” – Age 64, suddenly passed away on Friday, January 13, 2017 at his home. Dave will be missed by his wife Alice of 41 years. Beloved brother of Don Graham (Wyoming) and Sister Ann Graham (Sarnia). Survived by sister in-law Kelly Graham (Corunna). Predeceased by parents Bill and Mary Graham and Brothers Jim and John Graham. Dave worked in the Carpenters local 1256 Sarnia for 41 years. Dave loved to spend time at the horse track watching his and Alice horse’s race. He enjoyed fishing and taking his dog “Dutchess” on car rides.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Monday, January 16, 2017 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm.
Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 1:00pm from the Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Dresden Cemetery.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation or Charity of choice.

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Filed Under: Sarnia