FISCHER, E. Coriene (née Anstett) of R. R. #2 Mildmay

Posted by on December 30, 2016

Elizabeth Coriene Fischer (née Anstett) of R.R. #2 Mildmay, passed away suddenly with family by her side at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Thursday, December 29th, 2016 in her 80th year.

Beloved wife of Tom Fischer.

Loving mother of Greg Fischer (Paula) of R. R. #2 Teeswater, Gary Fischer (Joan) of R.R. #4 Walkerton, Shelley Weber (Gerald) of R. R. #2 Mildmay, Sherry Cronin (Paul) of Teeswater, Grant Fischer (Diana) of Toronto and Graham Fischer (Matt Schroeder) of R.R. #2 Mildmay.

Sadly missed by her 16 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Fondly remembered by her sister Hilda Brick of Chepstow, in-laws Robert Mousseau of Ottawa, Lorna Lang of Teeswater, Paul and Evelyn Fischer of Teeswater, Eileen Fischer of R.R. #1 Wingham, Laurette Maxwell of Stratford, Hubert Fischer of Gull Lake, Saskatchewan, Marlene Fischer of Teeswater, Ray and Judy Fischer of R.R. #2 Teeswater, Anna Lou and Barrie King of Barrie, Ted and Barb Fischer of Teeswater,

Linda and Jim McKee of R.R. #3 Teeswater, Leone Millen of Walkerton, Lenore Brick of Waterloo, numerous nieces, nephews, neighbours and friends.

Predeceased by her parents, George and Johanna (née Lang) Anstett, brothers Gordon Anstett (Pat), George Anstett (Jean), Harold Anstett (Verda) and Andrew Anstett (Charlotte), sisters Verna Morris (James) and Helen Bester (Wilfred) and in-laws, Wilfred Brick, Jim and Doris Fischer, Lorraine Mousseau, Lucille and Lindsay Spielmacher, Karl Lang, Art Fischer, Jack Maxwell, Jack Fischer and Joe Brick.

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., with Knights of Columbus Rosary at 8:30, followed by Vigil Prayers at 8:45. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Formosa on Thursday, January 5th, 2017 at 11:00 a.m., with Reverend Father Michael Anderson officiating.

Spring Interment Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Wingham & District Hospital Foundation or Alzheimer Society Grey Bruce would be greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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BALLAGH, Margaret “Ruth” of Lucknow and formerly of Teeswater

Posted by on December 8, 2016

ballagh-ruth-web2Margaret “Ruth” Ballagh (née Bradburn) of Lucknow formerly of Teeswater and Culross Township, passed away at Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home, Lucknow on Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 in her 92nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Wally Ballagh who predeceased on December 6th, 2013.

Dear mother of Byron Ballagh (Maria Dunning) of Lucknow, Gary Ballagh (Janice) of R. R. #2 Teeswater and Donna Inglis (Paul) of Belmore.

Loving grandma of Heather VanderHoek (Bryce), Mark Ballagh (Courtney Bakker), Blake Scott (Aly Hummel), Devan Ballagh, Michael Ballagh, Paige Ballagh, Matthew Ballagh, Warren Inglis, Marilyn Gibson (Blair) and Cheryl Inglis (Jordan Errington). Great-grandma of Cayden, Cole and Landen VanderHoek, Taylor and Russell Gibson, Autumn Errington and Darien Ballagh.

Survived by her siblings Audrey and Jack Adair of Molesworth, Murray and Joan Bradburn and Shirley and Murray Keyes all of London.

Fondly remembered by sister-in-law Dora Alton of Brussels and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents, Melville and Hester (née Johnson) Bradburn, daughter-in-law Debbie Ballagh, great-grandson Wesley Gibson, in-laws Elda Norman (John) and Blake Alton and family friend Lois Ballagh.

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Friday, December 9th from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral service from Knox Presbyterian Church, Teeswater on Saturday, December 10th, 2016 at 11 a.m., with Reverend Owen Kim officiating.

Interment Culross-Teeswater Cemetery.

Memorial donations to Pinecrest Manor Resident’s Council or the charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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GILBERT, Shirley (Donaldson) (née Hodgins) formerly of Teeswater

Posted by on December 5, 2016

gilbert-shirleyShirley Elizabeth Gilbert (Donaldson) (née Hodgins) of Braemar Retirement Centre, Wingham and formerly of Kitchener and Teeswater, passed away with family by her side at Wingham & District Hospital on Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of the late Donald Donaldson (1972) and the late William Gilbert (2002).

Loving mother of Steven Donaldson (Mary) of Teeswater and Kendra Dubeau (Donald) of London.

Missed by her grandchildren, Sarah Dubeau (Dino Matos) of London, Curtis Donaldson (Janine), Michael Donaldson (Carley McGlynn) all of Listowel and great-grandchildren, Paige and Brandt Donaldson.

Fondly remembered by the members of the Donaldson family and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents Earle and Merle (née Whytock) Hodgins, infant sister Margaret and grandchildren, Scott Donaldson and Meredith Dubeau.

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Friday, December 9th, 2016 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., followed by the memorial service celebrating Shirley’s life at 11:30 a.m., with Pastor Douglas Brown officiating.

Inurnment Culross-Teeswater Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Wingham and District Hospital Foundation or Teeswater United Church would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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GALLANT, J. Frederick “Fred” of Teeswater

Posted by on November 30, 2016

gallant-fredJohn Frederick “Fred” Gallant of Teeswater, passed away peacefully at home, with family by his side, on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016, in his 87th year.

Beloved husband of Rita Gallant (née Houghton) of Teeswater.

Loving father of Phil Gallant (Tishi) of Dunnville, Doug Gallant (Shirley) of Toronto, Gerry Gallant (Margaret) of Paisley, Kelly Clarke (Paul) of Ottawa and Ken Gallant of Owen Sound.

Missed by 5 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-granddaughter.

Dear brother of Hilda McLean of Toronto, Sam Gallant (Sandra) of Burlington, George Gallant of Hamilton, Melvin Gallant (Florence) of Alberta and Wayne Gallant of Nova Scotia.

Fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents, Simon and Alice (née Cook) Gallant, daughter Janet Buffett, brothers Joe Gallant (Liz), Walter Gallant (Genevieve), sisters Agnes McNeil (Andrew), Marcella McNeil (Joe), Lily Donovan (Gordon), brother-in-law Eddie McLean and sister-in-law Sharon Gallant.

The memorial service to celebrate Fred’s life will held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Friday, December 2nd, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. with Ann Maycock officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or Sacred Heart Church Building Fund, Teeswater would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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BENNINGER, Janice “Jan” of Wingham

Posted by on November 7, 2016

478_104-benninger-janJanice “Jan” Doreen Benninger (née Hayes) of Wingham, passed away suddenly at Wingham & District Hospital on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016, at the age of 68.

Beloved wife of Lloyd Benninger.

Loving mother of Angela Benninger of Wingham and Gerald Benninger (Dawn) of Blyth.

Missed by grandchildren, Michael, Charlene (Mike), Philip and Rachael and great-grandchildren, Keaton, Rylan and Aria.

Dear sister of Jim Hayes (Maureen) of Stratford and Jeffery Hayes of Wingham.

Remembered by in-laws, Yvonne Benninger of Formosa, Roseann and Len Steffler of Cargill, Linda and Lloyd Weber of Mildmay, Cathy and Ken Waechter of Walkerton and Jerry and Pauline Benninger of Formosa.

Also survived by several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents John and Beatrice (née Cowley) Hayes, brother Philip Hayes and brothers-in-law David Cassidy and Carl Benninger.

A celebration of Jan’s life will take place at the Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 180 (183 Victoria Street West), Wingham on Saturday, November 12th, 2016 from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Final resting place, Wingham Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Howson Dam Repair Project would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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LANG, M. Karl of Teeswater

Posted by on October 9, 2016

Michael “Karl” Lang of Teeswater passed away suddenly at Wingham and District Hospital on Saturday, October 8th, 2016 in his 80th year.

Beloved husband of Lorna Lang (née Fischer).

Loving father of Gerard Lang (Lori) of Waterloo, Joanne Lang of Wingham, Stephen Lang of Waterloo and Michael Lang (Jodie) of Everett.

Sadly missed by his grandchildren who gave him great enjoyment, Ian Lang (Jayme Giesler), Anna Lang, Melissa Atkinson (Sarah Lyttle), Emily Atkinson (Frank Quatrini), Rebecca Atkinson, Zack Lang, Ryan Lang, Carli Lang, Sophia Lang, Jacob Lang and Megan Lang, he loved them dearly.

Dear brother of Shirley Anne Lang (late Harry Psutka) of Kitchener.

Fondly remembered by members of the Fischer family. Karl was very loved and admired by his numerous nieces and nephews.  He took great pleasure in the time they spent together.

Predeceased by his parents, Martin and Catherine (née Sullivan) Lang, infant daughter Valerie, brother Donald Lang and sister Adele Lang.

Karl was a dedicated truck driver for the Teeswater Creamery and GayLea for 40 years, served with the Teeswater-Culross Fire Department for 25 years and a municipal councillor for 13 years.

A casual visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m., with Knights of Columbus Service at 8:30, followed by Vigil Prayers at 8:45. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Teeswater on Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m., with Reverend Father Michael Anderson as celebrant.

Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Sacred Heart Church Building Fund or the Teeswater-Culross Firefighters Association would be greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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McCORMICK, Marguerite Mary, formerly of Teeswater

Posted by on October 4, 2016

448_mccormick_margMarguerite “Marg” Mary McCormick (née Kuenzig) of Braemar Retirement Centre, Wingham and formerly of Teeswater, passed away suddenly at Wingham and District Hospital on Monday, October 3rd, 2016 in her 88th year.

Beloved wife of the late Henry Schaefer (1967) and William “Bill” McCormick (2006).

Loving mother of Connie Fischer (Paul) and Betsy Schaefer (Dennis Dobson) all of Teeswater and John McCormick of Wingham.

Sadly missed by grandchildren Brittany Fischer (Jakub Wesolowski) of Kitchener and Anthony Fischer (Stephanie Harrison) of Teeswater.

Dear sister of Gib Kuenzig, Gerald Kuenzig and Charles Kuenzig (Ruth) all of Teeswater.

Fondly remembered by brothers-in-law Bill Templeman of Wingham, Howard “Howie” Poechman of Cambridge, several nieces and nephews and many extended family members from the Schaefer, McCormick and Dobson families.

Predeceased by her parents, Alfred and Florina (née Kunkel) Kuenzig, sister Bette Poechman and sisters-in-law Patricia Kuenzig, Yvonne Kuenzig and Eileen “Ike” Templeman and brother-in law Harold McCormick.

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., with vigil prayers at 8:45. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Teeswater on Thursday, October 6th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m., with Reverend Father Michael Anderson officiating.

Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Kidney Foundation of Canada or the Braemar Residents Council would be greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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McPHERSON, Marilyn (née Dagg) of Teeswater

Posted by on September 28, 2016

marilyn-mcphersonMarilyn Ola McPherson (née Dagg) of Teeswater passed away with family by her side at Wingham & District Hospital on Wednesday, September 28th, 2016, in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of Doug McPherson for 65 years.

Loving mother of Richard McPherson (Deborah) of Turnberry Township, Gail McPherson (Marg Sanborn) of Meaford and Jane Harkness (Leland) of Howick Township.

Cherished grandmother of Erin Scott (Joe) of Kincardine, Katie Pothier (Keith) of Southgate, Laura Harris (Michael) of Culross Township, Brett McPherson of Kitchener, Adam Harkness of Howick Township, Sarah Harkness of Belmore and Amy Weber (Justin) of Owen Sound and 5 great-grandchildren.

Fondly remembered by sister-in-law Ellen McPherson of Teeswater and nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents Ernest and Birdie (née Derbyshire) Dagg, brother Milton Dagg (Margaret), sister Twyla Brown (James) and brother-in-law Lloyd McPherson.

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Saturday from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. The funeral service to celebrate Marilyn’s life will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Teeswater on Sunday, October 2nd, 2016 at 2:00 p.m., with Reverend Owen Kim officiating.

Interment Culross-Teeswater Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Canadian Foodgrains Bank would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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MOFFAT, Kevin of Sauble Beach formerly of Culross Township

Posted by on September 24, 2016

434_kevin_moffatKevin Waldon Moffat of Sauble Beach and formerly of Culross Township passed away at his home in Sauble Beach on Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 at the age of 64.

Beloved son of Marjorie Moffat of Braemar Retirement Centre, Wingham.

Dear brother of Lois Brown of Newmarket.

Missed by nieces Shantelle Melanson (Darren) and Shalon Brown (Adam Tameron) and great-nephews Peyton and Carter Melanson.

Fondly remembered by his aunts, uncles and many cousins.

Predeceased by his father Currie Moffat (1996).

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Monday, September 26th, 2016 12 noon to 1:30 p.m., followed by the funeral service at 2:00 p.m. with Cathy Truelove officiating.

Interment Culross-Teeswater Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Canadian Mental Health Association, Grey Bruce Branch would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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LEGRAND, Arthur Ernest “Art” formerly of Teeswater

Posted by on August 28, 2016

Art LeGrandArthur Ernest “Art” LeGrand a resident of Trillium Court, Kincardine and formerly of Teeswater passed away at Trillium Court on Saturday, August 27th, 2016 at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of the late Ardonna LeGrand (née Johnston) who predeceased him on January 11th, 2015.

Dear father of Rob LeGrand and his wife Susan of Owen Sound and Jim LeGrand and his wife Michele of Tiverton.

Missed by his grandsons Alex and William.

Fondly remembered by his sister Marjorie Doherty of New Carlisle, Quebec, his brother George LeGrand (Evelyn) of Paspébiac, Quebec and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents Ernest and May (née Gaudin) LeGrand, brothers-in-law Dave Doherty and Bill Johnston (Dorothy).

A celebration of Art’s life will take place at Knox Presbyterian Church Hall, Teeswater on Saturday, September 17th, 2016 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. with remembrances shared at 3:00 p.m.

Final resting place Lochalsh Cemetery, Ashfield Township.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Wingham Salvation Army or Canadian Foodgrains Bank would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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O’NEIL, Robert “David” of R. R. #2 Holyrood formerly of Wingham

Posted by on August 28, 2016

O'Neil D PortraitRobert “David” O’Neil of R. R. #2 Holyrood and formerly of Wingham passed away at Wingham & District Hospital on Friday, August 26th, 2016, the age of 65.

Beloved husband of Nancy O’Neil (née Whitby) of R. R. #2 Holyrood for 48 years.

Dear father of Denny O’Neil (Carolyn) of Wingham, Serrena O’Neil (Gary Emms) of Berkley, Nicole McGlynn (Jeremy) of Holyrood and Rebecca O’Neil (Dean Stevens) of Williamsford.

Missed by his grandchildren Nathan, Natasha, Ethan, Evan, Kiyia, Kassandra, Michael, Charlene (Mike Beyersbergen), Jessica, MacKenzie, Veronica, Jerri, Josephine and Dalilah and great-grandchildren, Damien, Keaton, Rylan and Aria.

Fondly remembered by his brothers Rick O’Neil (Liz) of Wingham, Paul O’Neil (Joanne) of Clifford and Todd O’Neil (Adrienne) of Wingham.

Also survived by his aunt Harriet O’Neil of Tavistock, several nieces, nephews, cousins, members of the Whitby family and his best friend Esben Anderson.

Predeceased by his parents Robert and Velma (Powers) O’Neil and infant son Nathan (1978).

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Tuesday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., where the funeral service to celebrate David’s life will be held on Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Jeff Hawkins officiating.

Final resting place Wingham Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Diabetes Association would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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BENNINGER, Carl of Formosa

Posted by on August 21, 2016

Benninger, CarlCarl Eugene Benninger of Formosa passed away suddenly at his home on Saturday, August 20th, 2016, at the age of 69.

Beloved husband of Yvonne Benninger (née Cassidy).

Dear father of Keith Benninger (Dianne) of Waterloo, Jason Benninger (Kathy) and Scott Benninger (Tammy Vanduzen) all of Milton.

Missed by his grandchildren, Matthew, Kyle and Eric Benninger, Jacob and Sofia Benninger Jalali, Trent and Taylor King and Dakota Benninger.

Remembered by his siblings, Lloyd Benninger (Jan) of Wingham, Roseann Steffler (Len) of Cargill, Linda Weber (Lloyd) of Mildmay, Cathy Waechter (Ken) of Walkerton and Jerry Benninger (Pauline) of Formosa and several nieces and nephews.

Also survived by in-laws, Mike and Doreen Weber of Walkerton, Dennis and Carol Batte of Belmore, Lorne and Janet Cassidy of South Africa and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Predeceased by his parents, Gerald and Beatrice (née Voisin) Benninger, step-father Jack Borho and brothers-in-law David Cassidy and Harold Cassidy (Lorraine).

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Formosa on Thursday, August 25th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m., with Reverend Father Michael Anderson as celebrant.

Interment Immaculate Conception Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Knights of Columbus Hall, Walkerton and District Hospital Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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BELL, Clayton W. of Teeswater

Posted by on July 25, 2016

387_clayt_bellClayton William “Clayt” Bell of Teeswater, passed away at Wingham and District Hospital on Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at the age of 65.

Beloved husband of Susan Kraemer-Bell (née Hamilton) of Teeswater.

Loving father of Trevor Bell (Hazel) of Teeswater, Tamra Goetz (Kevin) of Mildmay and Todd Hamilton (Deb) of Teeswater.

Deeply missed by his grandchildren, Heather Bell (fiancé Tanis O’Connell), Trent Bell (friend Anna Darling), Taylor Goetz, Dawson Goetz, Darby Goetz, Avrie Goetz and Carmen Hamilton.

Dear brother and brother-in-law of Robert Bell (Barb) of Hanover, Marilyn Buffo of Kincardine and Ron Weiss (Betty) of Seaforth.

Fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews and by members of the Hamilton and Duck families.

Predeceased by his son Moe Kraemer, parents, Albert and Hazel (née Donaldson) Bell, sisters Betty Moulton (Bill) and Audrey Weiss, brother-in-law John Buffo and father and mother-in-law George and Eileen Hamilton.

Clayt was very active in the Teeswater community. He was a Boy Scout leader for many years, a member of municipal council, former Fire Chief with the Teeswater Culross Fire Department and a part of the music group the Swamp Stompers.

A celebration to honour Clayt’s life will take place at the Teeswater Culross Community Centre (19 Marcy Street East), Teeswater on Saturday, August 13th, 2016 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. with remembrances shared at 3:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Teeswater Culross Firefighters Association would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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DeROSE, John “Homer” of Teeswater formerly of Wellesley

Posted by on July 25, 2016

John DeRoseJohn Roy “Homer” DeRose of R. R. #2 Teeswater and formerly of Wellesley, passed away at Wingham & District Hospital on Friday, July 22nd, 2016 in his 70th year.

Beloved husband of Margaret DeRose (née Moessner) of R. R. #2 Teeswater.

Dear brother of Marianne and Lloyd Schneider of Kitchener, Michael and Patricia DeRose of Drayton, Suzanne and Albert Keinapple of Dundalk, Carol DeRose of Ottawa and Mark and Angela DeRose of Prescott.

Fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

Also survived by his mother-in-law Lore Moessner and sister-in-law Ingrid Horst (Bill) all of Brunner.

Predeceased by his parents Vernon and Patricia (née Colyer) DeRose, sister Tamaris DeRose and father-in-law Erwin Moessner.

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Wednesday from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., where the memorial service to celebrate John’s life will be held on Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. with Ann Maycock officiating.

Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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O’MALLEY, Mary (McNamara) formerly of Teeswater

Posted by on July 19, 2016

O'Malley, Mary (small)Mary Ellen O’Malley (née McNamara) formerly of Wingham and Teeswater passed away peacefully with family by her side at Huronlea Home for the Aged, Brussels on Sunday, July 17th, 2016, at the age of 96.

Beloved wife of the late Charles O’Malley who predeceased her in 1993.

Loving mother of Maureen Steinbach (Steve) of Cambridge, Mary Helen Deakin (Don) of Killaloe, Catherine O’Connor of Stratford, Edward O’Malley of Teeswater, Patricia Devitt (Blake) of Kincardine, Terrance O’Malley (Mary) of Elmwood and Teresa Blackwell (Ben) of Teeswater.

Missed by 15 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Camilla (Duggan) McNamara, son Richard O’Malley, son-in-law Terence O’Connor, sister Catherine Crunican (John) and brother Richard McNamara (Marian).

Mary taught with the Huron-Perth Catholic District School Board for a number of years. She retired as Principal of Sacred Heart School in Wingham in 1985.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, (14 Gordon Street West) Teeswater on Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Ronald McDonald House, Southwestern Ontario or the Wingham & District Hospital Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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MacDONALD, Alexander Redmond “Red” of Teeswater

Posted by on May 31, 2016

Red MacDonaldAlexander Redmond “Red” MacDonald of Teeswater passed away peacefully at Wingham & District Hospital, Wingham on Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 in his 85th year.

Beloved husband of the late Jean MacDonald (née Harris) who predeceased him on January 4th, 2016.

Dear father of Michael MacDonald (Karen) of Elmira and Ean MacDonald of London.

Remembered by grandchildren, Kristy Moorebunney (Bryce), Brent MacDonald (Kayla), Amy MacDonald and Kyla MacDonald.

Missed by his sister June Will of North Bay, sister-in-law Marie McCutcheon (Clarence) of Brussels and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents Alexander and Henrietta (née Foxton) MacDonald, infant daughter, 2 brothers in infancy and in-laws Peter Will, Erma Gadke (Arnold) and Maxine Hohnstein (Henry).

A memorial service to celebrate Red’s life will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Teeswater on Saturday, June 4th, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. with Reverend Owen Kim and Reverend Jeff Hawkins officiating.

Final resting place Wingham Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Wingham & District Hospital Foundation or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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VOISIN, Roy Norman of Teeswater, formerly of Kitchener

Posted by on May 20, 2016

Roy VoisinRoy Norman Voisin of Teeswater and formerly of Kitchener, passed away unexpectedly in Teeswater, on Thursday, May 19th, 2016, at the age of 70.

Dear father of the late Trish Voisin and grandfather of the late Carol Voisin both of whom predeceased him in April 1996.

Missed by his siblings Shirley Hehn (Jim) of St. Clements, Ruby Kee (Ken) of Oshawa, Harold Voisin (Joan) of Teeswater, Liz MacKeand (Verdun Huber) of Walkerton, Joan Hodgins (Wayne) of Walkerton, Harvey Voisin (Ann) of Teeswater, Lynda Hodgins (Brian) of Calgary, Audrey Beninger (Clarence) of Teeswater and Donna Zettler (Rick) of Teeswater.

Fondly remembered by his aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Predeceased by his parents, August and Helen (Strauss) Voisin, brother-in-law Don MacKeand and nephew Brad MacKeand.

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Monday from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., where the funeral service to celebrate Roy’s life will be held on Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. with Father Stephen LaCroix officiating.

Interment Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Formosa.

Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Immaculate Conception Church Building Fund would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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LAMONT, Ruth Marie (Louther) of R.R. #2 Holyrood

Posted by on April 27, 2016

332_lamont_ruthRuth Marie Lamont (née Louther) of R. R. #2 Holyrood, passed away with family by her side, at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Walkerton on Monday, April 25th, 2016 in her 88th year.

Beloved wife of the late Clarence Lamont who predeceased her in 1996.

Dear mother of Janet Baker and her husband Ken of Riversdale and Rick Louther and his wife Cathy of R. R. #3 Walkerton.

Missed by her grandchildren, Susan (John), Jeff (Steph), Chad (Jackie), Kyle, Jeremy (Lindsay) and Kate-Lyn (Lance) and 8 great-grandchildren.

Fondly remembered by her sister Helena Pollock, sister-in-law Mary Louther and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by one daughter and three sons in infancy, brothers Ivan Louther (Joyce) and Bill Louther, sister Wilda Yates (Jim), brother-in-law Cliff Pollock and parents Garnet and Mary (née Saunders) Louther.

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., where the funeral service to celebrate Ruth’s life will be held on Friday at 1:30 p.m.

Interment Durham Road Baptist Cemetery.

Memorial donations to Children’s Hospital of Western Ontario, Walkerton and District Hospital Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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HERMESTON, Thomas of Teeswater

Posted by on March 15, 2016

Hermeston, TomThomas Humphrey Hermeston of Teeswater, passed away at Wingham & District Hospital on Tuesday, March 15th, 2016, at the age of 85.

Beloved husband of Joyce (nee Thornton) Hermeston of Teeswater.

Missed by his daughter-in-law Karen Hermeston and grandson Nathan Hermeston both of Calgary.

Survived by his sisters Edna Rivers and Lorna Freudeman, brothers Neale Hermeston (Wilma) and Wallace Hermeston (June) and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents, Mervin and Ivy (Humphrey) Hermeston, sons Jeffrey Hermeston and Matthew Hermeston, daughter Tamara Hermeston, sisters Lily and Alice, brothers Robert, France, William and James and brothers-in-law Ray Rivers and Doug Freudeman.

Tom was a retired employee of over thirty years with Ontario Hydro.

Private family arrangements entrusted to the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater.

Memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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DONALDSON, Gordon of Teeswater

Posted by on March 15, 2016

Gord Donaldson (card)Gordon James Donaldson of Teeswater, passed away surrounded by his family, at Wingham & District Hospital on Monday, March 14th, 2016 in his 89th year.

Beloved husband of Alma (nee Ross) Donaldson for 62 years.

Dear father of Brian Donaldson and partner Suzanne Ernewein of Culross Township and Murray Donaldson of Orangeville.

Missed by step-granddaughters, Stacey Dobson and friend Scott Arnett and Missy Abell and husband Wes and step-great-grandchildren, Braxton, Bridgette, Braeddon, Kole and Logan.

Fondly remembered by his sister Nora Beitz of Mildmay, in-laws Evelyn Mills of Sarnia, Jack and Marion Ross of Wingham, Lois and Mitchell Babcock of Kitchener-Waterloo and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents Alexander and Lillian (Scott) Donaldson and brothers-in-law Clarence Beitz and Brian Mills.

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Thursday, March 17th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., where the funeral service to celebrate Gord’s life will take place Friday, March 18th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m., with Reverend Owen Kim officiating.

Interment Smith Cemetery, Culross Township.

Memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Wingham & District Hospital Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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DICKSON, D. Ralph of Belmore

Posted by on March 2, 2016

Ralph DicksonDavid Ralph Dickson of Belmore, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, at his home on Tuesday, March 1st, 2016, at the age of 85.

Beloved husband of the former Deanne Allan.

Loving father of Judy Lyons of Wingham, Jeff Dickson of Teeswater, Nancy Dickson (David LeGault) of Ethel, Jane Tolton (Paul) of Belmore and Scott Dickson (Lesley) of Wingham.

Proud Papa of Carman and Garett Stafford, Bradley and Christopher Lyons, Michaela, Logan and Caleb Tolton, Connor, Brianna, Griffin and Dylan Dickson.

Fondly remembered by his sisters, Stella Douglas of Clifford, Jean Field of Clifford, Alice Mawhinney (Ivan) of Mildmay and brother George Dickson of Belmore.

Also survived by brothers-in-law Glen Allan (Reta) of Englehart and Andy Allan (June) of Wingham and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents, James and Annabel (Darling) Dickson, daughter-in-law Lois Ballagh, brothers Ken Dickson (Mildred) and John Dickson (Florence), brothers-in-law John Douglas and Russell Field and sisters-in-law Reta Dahms (Ronald), Iyla Elliott (Bob Burchill) and Connie Allan.

A mingle and mix visitation will take place at the Belmore Community Centre, Belmore (91122 Belmore Line) on Saturday, March 5th, 2016 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. (following Ralph’s wishes, there will be no formal receiving line). A Masonic Lodge Memorial Service will be held on Saturday at 9:30 p.m.

The memorial service to celebrate Ralph’s life will take place at the Belmore Community Centre, Belmore on Sunday, March 6th, 2016 at 2:00 p.m.

Reception to follow.

Spring inurnment Lakelet Cemetery, Lakelet

If desired, memorial donations to the Wingham & District Hospital Foundation or the Belmore Chamber of Commerce would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy and may be arranged through the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater.

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INGLIS WILLIAMS, Shelley of Waterloo, formerly of Belmore

Posted by on February 18, 2016

Shelley Inglis WilliamsMichelle Christina “Shelley” Inglis Williams of Waterloo, formerly of Belmore, passed away at her home, surrounded by the love of her family, on Wednesday, February 17th, 2016, at the of age 40.

Beloved wife of Greg Williams and mother to Arianna Williams of Waterloo.

Cherished daughter of Ian and Christine Inglis of Belmore.

Loving sister of Melanie Inglis and partner Brent Lambert of Toronto. Special aunt of Jayla and Nevaeh.

Missed by her mother-in-law Betty Warren of Indianapolis, Indiana, grandmother Doris Caesar of Wingham, aunts and uncles, Randy and Maureen Scott of Wroxeter, Pat and Dan Campbell of Wingham, Vickie and Barry Petteplace of Teeswater and Marlene and Tyson Kloostra of Port Rowan.

Shelley will be fondly remembered by her many cousins, extended family members, friends and co-workers.

Predeceased by her grandparents Tom and Rhoda Inglis, Janet Inglis and Dan Caesar.

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.

Shelley’s celebration of life will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Teeswater (7 James St. W.) on Saturday, February 20th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m., followed by a reception at the Belmore Community Centre.

Spring interment McIntosh Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Belmore Presbyterian Church, Belmore Community Centre (cheques payable to Howick Township) or Victoria’s Quilts of Canada (comforting people with cancer), would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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NUSINK, Petronella “Nellie” of R. R. #1 Holyrood

Posted by on February 14, 2016

307_nusink_nelliePetronella Theodora “Nellie” Nusink of R. R. #1 Holyrood passed away at Wingham & District Hospital on Sunday, February 7th, 2016 in her 84th year.

Nellie was born in Arnhem, Netherlands on November 27, 1932 to the late Jacobus and Petronella Velthuizen.

Beloved wife of the late Bernardus “Ben” Nusink who predeceased her in September 2013.

Dear mother of Juliette Kunz and her husband Peter of Mount Elgin, Richard Nusink and his wife Magda of Toronto and David Nusink and his wife Helen of Ajax.

Missed by her grandchildren Robert Barker (Valerie), Kevin Barker, Francis Nusink and Beatrice Nusink and great-grandchildren Sierra Wilkinson and Skyla Locke.

Nellie was a talented quilter and fabric artist and an avid gardener.

Visitation will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Saturday, February 20th, 2016 from 2-4 p.m. Following Nellie’s wishes, there will be no funeral service.

Cremation has taken place.

Memorial donations to the Wingham & District Hospital Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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SIMMONS, Joseph “Joe” of Wroxeter

Posted by on January 27, 2016

296_joe_simmons (3)Joseph “Joe” Lloyd Simmons of Wroxeter, passed away peacefully with family by his side on Sunday, January 24th, 2016, at the age of 80.

Beloved husband of Audrey Simmons (nee Stewart) of Wroxeter.

Dear father of Pamela Simmons of Tillsonburg and Daniel Simmons and his wife Heather of Sarnia.

Missed by grandson J.J. “Joe” Simmons (Ashley) of Sarnia.

Remembered by his sisters, Betty Flewelling of Guelph, Helen “Hap” Neff of Kitchener, Shirley Wise (Ron) of Walkerton and Shelda Schaeffer of Stratford.

Also survived by his brother-in-law Ron Stewart of Saskatchewan and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents, Stewart and Bertha (Meyers) Simmons, brothers Wes Simmons (Shirley), Chuck Simmons and Dud Simmons and brothers-in-law Lloyd Flewelling and Del Neff.

A celebration to honour Joe’s life will take place at the Wroxeter Community Hall on Saturday, May 7th, 2016 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Wroxeter Hall Board, Wingham and District Hospital Foundation or the Wroxeter United Church would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

Joe’s family wish to express their deep appreciation to Dr. Antoniadis and the health care team at the Wingham & District Hospital. A special thanks to the caring nurses and home care support team whose visits allowed Joe to stay at home.

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DITNER, Joseph “Joe” F. of Formosa

Posted by on January 26, 2016

Joe DitnerJoseph Francis Ditner of Formosa, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by the love of his family on Monday, January 25th, 2016 at the age of 70.

Beloved husband of the former Marlene Voisin.

Loving father of Jeff Ditner and his wife Charlene of Formosa, Charlene Goodfellow and her husband Rob of Alma and Dan Ditner and his wife Angela of Prince George, B.C.

Cherished “Papa” of Mackenzie and Cole Goodfellow and Lyla and Gavin Ditner.

Fondly remembered by his sisters Fran Cassidy and her husband Brian of Kapuskasing and Marie Ditner of Peterborough and sister-in-law Ruth Ditner of Wiarton.

Also survived by his mother-in-law Theresa Voisin of Walkerton, sister-in-law Jean Ann Diemert (Len Kieffer) of Mildmay, brother-in-law Glen Voisin (Barb) of Walkerton and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents, Ralph and Loretta (Kuntz) Ditner, brother Eugene Ditner, father-in-law Gerald Voisin and brother-in-law Vern Diemert.

Joe was a member of the St. Joseph Aid Society of Formosa and the Formosa Lions Club.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Formosa on Saturday, January 30th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m., with Father Stephen LaCroix as celebrant.

A reception will take place after the funeral mass followed by a celebration of Joe’s life from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Formosa Community Hall.

Spring interment Immaculate Conception Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Care Partners (CCAC), Walkerton Hospital Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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