McFARLANE: ROBIN of Port Dover

Posted by on December 2, 2013

McFARLANE, Robin of Port Dover passed away surrounded by the love of her family at the Juravinski Cancer Centre Hamilton November 24, 2013 in her 55th year. DeRobin McFarlanearly loved mother of Rebecca and Amanda. Proud daughter of Verna Watkinson, loving step-daughter of Florence Watkinson. Cherished sister and sister-in-law of Richard and Joanne Watkinson of Belleville. Will be lovingly remembered by Craig, Jo-Anne and best friend Patty Stanley. Predeceased by father Charles “Chuck” Watkinson and sister Raye-Ellen. Robin loved the water and boating; she was the first female to serve as Commodore of the Port Dover Yacht Club and loved crossing the pond for the “Dover Days in Erie”. She will be sadly missed by all that knew and loved her. A Celebration of Life will be held in Robin’s name at the Beach House  restaurant on Walker St. Port Dover November 29, 2013 4pm – 8pm. Arrangements have been entrusted to THOMPSON WATERS FUNERAL HOME 102 First Ave. Port Dover (519)-583-1530. For those wishing donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Trillium Gift of Life Network would be greatly appreciated. Online donations and or condolences can be made at www.thompsonwatersfuneralhome.ca

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Mehlfuhrer; Olive M (nee Williams) of Owen Sound, formerly of Hamiton at Fawcett Funeral Home

Posted by on November 28, 2013

At Grey Bruce Health Centre, Owen Sound, Olive Marguerite Mehlfuhrer  (nee Williams) passed away Thurs. Nov. 21 in her 92nd year. Survived by husband Theodor of Owen Sound, son Steven of Eugenia, daughter Linda and son-in-law Mark of Hamilton, brother Henry Williams and sister-in-law Polly Clifford of St. John N.B., and cousins Jane (Wilf) MacPhee and Eloise (Cal) Murray of Nova Scotia. Predeceased by brothers Clair and Ritchie Williams. Olive was a thoughtful and loving mother and wife known in the community for her kindness. She was born in Annapolis Royal, N.S. where she worked as a telephone operator before moving to Ontario and later settling in Owen Sound. She loved doing landscape oil paintings, travelling and particularly enjoyed knitting bonnets that she donated to local hospitals for newborn babies. Burial has already taken place at Shiloh Cemetery in Chatsworth in keeping with her Baha’i faith. The family will receive friends at Fawcett Funeral Home, Flesherton on Saturday, December 7 from 2:00pm until the time of service at 3:00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to South-East Grey Support Services in Flesherton (a wonderful organization that has so thoughtfully cared for Steven for the past 16 years) would be greatly appreciated. Online condolences and donations at www.fawcettfuneralhome.ca

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McEwen, William Charles (Bill)

Posted by on November 26, 2013

In Loving Memory Of MCEWEN, William Charles (Bill) March 28, 1919 – November 25, 2013Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at 94 years. Predeceased by his wife Jenny McEwen (2009). Loving father of Carol & Bev Thibodeau of St. Mary’s, Gail & the late Jim Brown (2000) of Putman, Brian Hatfield of Essex, Brenda & Steve Sivyer of St. Thomas, the late Lorraine Rivait (1992), Stewart & Julie McEwen of Essex and the late Stevie McEwen (1967). Beloved Grandfather of Joedy & Brian Wood, Todd & Becky Thibodeau, Steve & Sina Brown, Mike Brown, Tracy Hatfield & Chris Remi Labelle, Darren & Nicole Hatfield, Tina Calvert, Damon Rivait, Crystal & Scott McArthur, Candice & Richard Dalziel, and the late Tiffany McEwen (1984). Great grandfather of Kailyn & Scott Wood, Rene & Cory Thibodeau, Brett Harrison, Cameron & Kaylee Hatfield, Nicholas & Hanna Dalziel, Brooklyn & Callie McArthur and Sira Brown. Great Great Grandfather of Alex & Jennifer Calvert. Bill was the loving son of the late Charles and Lillian McEwen; all his siblings and in-laws predeceased him. Stewart McEwen, Hugh McEwen, Gladys & Orville Zavitz, John & Julia McEwen, Eleanor & Emerson McLeod. Bill was a retired employee of Sterling Fuels and enjoyed almost 30 years of retirement. Dad could always be found outside puffing on a good cigar and enjoying the weather outside. He loved his dog Bennie and his flowers, his many friends and wonderful neighbors will sadly miss him. Dad always looked forward to his Sunday morning breakfast with his Cozy Corners family.

Bill will be resting at Secord Smith Funeral Home13072 County Rd. 34 Cozy CornersMaidstoneVisitation Wednesday November 27, 2013, 2:00 to 5:00pm and 7:00 to 9:00pm. No Funeral Service. A private family interment of ashes will be held at Elmdale Memorial Park Cemetery, St. Thomas, ON. Memorials to Kidney Foundation, Alzheimer’s Society or the charity of your choice.   www.secordsmithfh.com

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INNES: William Howell of Port Dover

Posted by on November 21, 2013

INNES, WilliWilliam Innes 2am Howell of Port Dover passed away suddenly on November 19, 2013 in his 88th year. Beloved husband of Iris, loving father and father-in-law of Graeme of Milton, Julia of Montreal, and Andrew (Judy) of England. Cherished grandfather of Jonathan and Katie. William is also survived by his brother Alick (Gail) of Oakville. Predeceased by parents William and Ivey. William loved airplanes and spent his entire working life in the aeronautics industry. This passion continued into his retirement, spending time building model aircraft. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him. In keeping with William’s wishes cremation has taken place. Friends are invited to meet with family on Saturday November 23, 2013 at 1pm to share memories of William with a Memorial Service to follow at 2pm. at THOMPSON WATERS FUNERAL HOME 102 First Ave. Port Dover 519-583-1530. For those wishing, donations to the Simcoe and District Humane Society would be greatly appreciated. Online donations and or condolences can be made at www.thompsonwatersfuneralhome.ca

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Wilson: Faye of Sarnia

Posted by on November 21, 2013

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At LHSC – University Campus – London, on Tuesday, November 19, 2013, FAYE ELIZABETH (nee Waite) WILSON, of Sarnia, passed away at the of age 79. Beloved wife of the late George Lee Wilson (2000). Loving mother of George Lee Wilson and the late Richard Wilson. Cherished grandmother of Gary, Liticia, and Lee Wilson. Also survived by her brother Harry Waite and his wife Wilma of Barrie and many great grand-children and nieces and nephews. Faye along with her late husband Lee were well known and liked in the restaurant business and Faye and Lee had retired as the former owners of Lee’s Snack House as well Lee and Faye’s at the Sarnia Farmers Market. Funeral services will be held at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow at Lakeview Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at the funeral home one hour prior to service time. Memorial gifts in memory of Faye may be made to the Sarnia Humane Society or the Brain Injury Association would be greatly appreciated by the family.

 

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Sarnia, ON., N7T 5W9

 

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VOS: Hendrik “Henk” of Burlington, ON

Posted by on November 20, 2013

 

Henk VosPeacefully at Mt. Nemo Christian Nursing Home, while surrounded by his family, on Tuesday, November 19, 2013, the Lord called unto Himself, Henk Vos at the age of 85 years. Beloved husband of Anke (nee vanDelden) for 61 years. Loved father of Alfrieda and Bert VanZuylen, John and Karen Vos, Jackie and Henry Smouter, Anneke Arnett, and Henry and Jane Vos. Dear Opa of 16 grandchildren and predeceased by one grandson and one granddaughter. Also survived by family in the Netherlands. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Sunday evening from 6:30-9:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at EBENEZER CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 607 Dynes Rd., Burlington on Monday, November 25, 2013 at 11 a.m., Rev. G. Nederveen officiating. Reception to follow in the church hall. Interment at Garden Lane Cemetery. Special thanks to the staff at Mt. Nemo for all their loving care. Memorial donations to John Calvin Christian School, Burlington would be appreciated. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

“God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.” (Ps.46:1)

 

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CHURCH: Alan Ernest of Wasaga Beach, formerly of Burlington,

Posted by on November 20, 2013

church0001Died suddenly at home on Monday November 18, 2013 in his 73rd year.  Al of Wasaga Beach, formerly of Burlington, beloved husband of Evelyn for almost 50 years.  Loving father of Alan Jr. and Arlene Kennedy and her husband Jeff Lofft. Cherished “Pops” of his grandson Matthew.  Al is predeceased by his siblings Marilyn Manning and Richard Church.  Al is survived by Evelyn’s brother Marcel (Sheila) Leach and Evelyn’s sisters Theresa (Larry Ethier), Rita (Harry Kraus) and Diane (Ken Archer).  Al had a distinguished career at Ontario Hydro. He cherished his family, enjoyed his friends and loved the game of golf.  He will be missed.  Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home- Wasaga Beach Chapel, 509 River Road West, Wasaga Beach on Friday November 22, 2013 from 1 p.m. for the Funeral Service in the Chapel at 2 o’clock.  If desired, remembrances to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by Al’s family.  For further information and to sign the Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com

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SCHUURMAN, Rikselina of Hamilton

Posted by on November 19, 2013

In His time the Lord called into glory Rikselina Schuurman on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at the age of 84. Loving wife of the late Willem (2008). Devoted mother to Mieke and John Jager, Alice and Pete Halsted, George and Cathy Schuurman, Philip Schuurman, Barb and Murray Foekens, Karen and Shaun DeJonge, Frank and Karen Schuurman. Oma to 17 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Survived by her siblings Babs (the late Kees) Van Dijk, Berta and Jan Haveman, John and Ann Bultje, Grace and George VanAndel, Bert and Jane Bultje, Albert and Grace Bultje, Linda and Ike Vanderee, Alberdine and Keith Lowerse, Phillip Bultje, and Sharon Bultje. Also survived by many relatives in the Netherlands.

Visitation at CORNERSTONE CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 353 Stonechurch Rd. E., Hamilton on Friday, November 22, 2013 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. where the Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Mission of T.E.A.R.S. Haitieen Project Coram Deo would be appreciated.

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PRESTON: Una Icilda of Burlington, ON

Posted by on November 19, 2013

seamstress2Peacefully at The Village of Tansley Woods, Burlington on Saturday, November 16, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Sydney Preston. Dear mother of Desmond and Howard and step-son Clyde, and loved grandmother of Mark. Una will also be missed by her three sisters, one brother, her nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

A Funeral Service will be held at ST. JOHN’S ANGLICAN CHURCH, 2464 Dundas St., Burlington on Monday, November 25, 2013 at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Burlington Memorial Gardens. Reception to be held in the church hall. Donations in her memory to St. John’s Anglican Church would be appreciated. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

 

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MILLER, Helen (Nee McGuigan and formerly NASH) of Blenheim

Posted by on November 16, 2013

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Helen Catherine Miller (nee McGuigan and formerly Nash) passed away at the Blenheim Community Village on Saturday November 16, 2013 at the age of 93 years.  Born on July 14, 1920, Helen was one of five siblings born to the late Florence Hanna (Fitzgerald) and Virgil Gladstone McGuigan.  She is survived by her brother Robert Gladstone McGuigan and her sisters-in-law Tina McGuigan and Mona McGuigan.  Helen was predeceased by her siblings Maurice Lemoyne & Simone (Verhoeven) McGuigan, David Virgil & Helen (Pardo) McGuigan and James Fitzgerald McGuigan.  Helen taught at local schools including Erieau, Winston Churchill, Indian Creek, John N. Given and Queen Elizabeth Public Schools.  Helen was an amateur artist, a traveler and a story-teller.  She was a lover of God, Canada, beauty, style, nature, theatre, literature and the CBC.  She was generous, intellectually curious, a non-conformist, independent, spiritually seeking and a believer in prayer.  She was insistent on good English.

Helen will be missed by her husband Edward Stanley Miller, her son Michael Alan Nash and his wife Linda Ellen (Ljunggren) Nash, by her grandchildren Gabriel, Samuel and Daniel Nash, her step-grandchildren Christopher and Tara Miller, by her step great-grandchildren Alexandra and Abigail Miller and many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her stepson Alexander (Sandy) Miller.  In keeping with Helen’s wishes, cremation has taken place.  A Memorial Service will be held at Trinity Anglican Church, 59 Ellen Street in Blenheim on Saturday November 30, 2013 at 12:00 noon.  A reception will follow at the church immediately following the service.  Friends wishing to remember Helen with a memorial donation are asked to consider Trinity Anglican Church or the Nature Conservancy of Canada.  Blenheim Community Funeral Home entrusted with Funeral Arrangements.  Online condolences for the family and memorial donations may be left at www.blenheimcommunityfuneralhome.com

 

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OLDS: James Irvine of Burlington, formerly of Flamborough

Posted by on November 14, 2013

deerPeacefully at Billings Court Manor, Burlington on Thursday, November 14, 2013 in his 98th year. Beloved husband of Violet (d. 2006). Cherished father of Carol and Phil, Marilyn, Laurie and Dan. Fondly remembered by 5 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-grandchildren. James was the loving brother of Marion Staples and predeceased by seven brothers and one sister. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. where a Celebration of James Life will begin at 11:30 a.m. Reception will follow in the Funeral Home Family Centre. In lieu of flowers, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kithingsteepeandludwig.com

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VIVIANI: Guillermo “Bill” of Waterdown

Posted by on November 13, 2013

Passed away peacefully at Carpenter Hospice, Burlington on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at the age of 78, with his beloved wife Karen of 30 years by his side. Dear father of Cristina, Claudia (Pete), Andrea (Les), Lindy (Gord), and Alexandra (Mike). Proud Tata to Skye, Lake, Poppy, Brady, Sofie, Madilyn, Zachary, Trevor, and Myles. Survived by his brother Sebastian (Rosita) and his sisters Ingrid and Maria Teresa. Predeceased by his brother Carlos. Godfather to Paulina. Guillermo “Bill” was known and respected for his passionate work as an Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in pediatrics at McMaster Hospital. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Friday, November 15, 2013 from 5-8 p.m. The family would like to thank the staff at Carpenter Hospice; Dr. Kouroukis and his nurse Karen; The staff of oncology day services at Juravinski; Dr. Trudell at Princess Margaret Hospital; and many others for their compassion and support. Special thank you to Guillermo’s friend and physician Dr. John Smart. If desired, donations to the Carpenter Hospice or Juravinski Cancer Centre would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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MUSTARD ; FAY O. (of Kingston, formerly of Elgin)

Posted by on November 11, 2013

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At Providence Care Centre, Kingston on  Friday November 8, 2013.  Fay Berard of Kingston (formerly of Elgin), in her 92nd year. Widow of William (Willy) Mustard.  Dear mother of Allen (Carolyn) of Portland, Carol (Jim) Thompson of Newboro, Billy (Bonnie) of Portland, Glen (Merle) of Elgin, Gary of Kingston and John (Wendy) of Ottawa. Predeceased by sons, Kenny and David Mustard and daughter, Cherilyn Mustard.  Dear sister of Ray (Florence) Berard of Kingston, Predeceased by sister, Lois Berard. Fondly remembered by twenty seven grandchildren and thirty five great-grandchildren as well as two great-great-grandchildren. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at the SCOTLAND FUNERAL HOME, 27 Main Street, Elgin on Monday from 11 o’clock until time of Funeral Service in Our Chapel at 1 o’clock. Interment Halladay Cemetery, Elgin.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations made to the Rideau Lakes Library, Elgin or the Charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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FORMAN: Mina, of Listowel

Posted by on November 8, 2013

FormanSurrounded by family, at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Friday, November 8, 2013, Mrs. Agnes Mina (McMillan) Forman of Listowel, in her 92nd year.  Wife of the late Harry Forman.  She will be remembered by her sister-in-law Isabel McMillan of Listowel, and by her many nieces and nephews.

Mina was predeceased by her sister Marie Ledgley, and by her brothers John, Bruce, and Blake McMillan.

Visitation will be held at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Monday, November 11th from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2:00 p.m.

Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Listowel.

Memorial donations to Listowel Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.

Online condolences may be left at www.eatonfuneralhome.ca

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NEWMAN: Charlie, of Listowel

Posted by on November 8, 2013

NewmanAt Royal Terrace, Palmerston, on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, Mr. Charles Thomas Newman of Listowel, in his 81st year.

Beloved husband of Laura (Sutter) Newman.  Dear father of Teresa Newman of Hamilton, Frank and Diane Newman of Burlington, John and Claire Newman, and Christine Newman, all of Listowel, and father-in-law of David Coneybeare of Listowel, and Joann Newman of Markham.

Grandfather of Meghan, Stephanie, Mitchell, Emma, Alexis, Josh, Heidi, Mary Frances, Madison, Jensen, and Hunter.  Great-grandfather of Jacob.  Brother of Bernadette Collins of St. Catharines.

Predeceased by his daughter Marianne Coneybeare, his sister Loretta Endersby, and brothers Jack Newman and Joe Newman.

Visitation will be held at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Friday from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. with parish prayers at 6:30 p.m.  Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Listowel, on Saturday, November 9th at 11:00 a.m.

Memorial donations to Canadian Cancer Society or Parkinson Foundation would be appreciated.

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Gamus; Henry Z of Flesherton, formerly of Oakville in his 91st year at Fawcett Funeral Home Flesherton

Posted by on November 8, 2013
Henry Gamus of Oakville. Resting at Fawcett Funeral home, Flesherton

Henry Gamus of Oakville. Resting at Fawcett Funeral home, Flesherton

Gamus; Henry Z.

At Grey Bruce Health Services, Markdale of Oakville in his 91st year. Beloved husband of 65 years to Maria. Loving father of Christine of Eugenia and Mark(Sharon) of Oakville. Loved and remembered by granddaughters Isabel Gamus and Alanna(Patrick) McKeogh and special great granddaughter Sophia McKeogh. Cremation has taken place. Online condolences and donations at www.fawcettfuneralhome.ca

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PHILLIPS: Thomas Stephen

Posted by on November 8, 2013

Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Villa, Dundas on Monday, November 4, 2013, Tom Phillips in his 95th year. Beloved husband of the late Jean Phillips (nee Bryne) and dear father of Wilf (Lynda), and Barry (Marni). Loved Grandpa of Mark (Talia) and Matt (Leanne). Will also be missed by his daughter-in-law Janet Langdon and is predeceased by his daughter-in-law Linda Phillips. Tom served his country in World War II as member of the RCAF 409 Nighthawk Squadron. Cremation has taken place. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Saturday, November 16, 2013 from 10 am until the time of the Memorial Service at 11:30 am. Reception to follow in the Family Centre. Special thanks to the wonderful staff at St. Joseph’s Villa for all their excellent care. Memorial donations to St. Joseph’s Villa would be appreciated. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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OSER: Helmut of Guelph, ON

Posted by on November 7, 2013

Helmut OserPeacefully at The Village of Arbour Trails, Guelph on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, Helmut Oser at the age of 88 years. Beloved husband of the late Maria Oser and dear father of Melitta and Bill Austin, and Gabriele and Rudy Litz. Loved Opa of Marissa Lauder (Michael Harris), Andrea (Dion) Townsend, Richard Litz, Marc Litz and great-grandchildren Andrew, Benjamin, Taylor and Peyton. A private Family Service will be held followed by cremation. Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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HAYDL: Magdalena of Flamborough, ON

Posted by on November 7, 2013

 

Magdalena HaydlPeacefully, while surrounded by her family, at The Carpenter Hospice, Burlington on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, Magdalena Haydl, of Flamborough, at the age of 73 years. Beloved wife of Helmut for 44 years. Loved mother of Fred and Debbie Haydl, and Harry Haydl. Dear Oma of Thomas, Marcus, and Hannah. Predeceased by her seven brothers. Magdalena was a retired Health Care Aid at McMaster Medical Centre. Cremation has taken place. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Sunday, November 10, 2013 from 1 p.m. until the time of the Memorial Service at 3 p.m. Reception to follow in the Family Centre. Memorial Donations to The Carpenter Hospice would be appreciated. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

 

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WHITE: Lois Eleanor Kate (nee Norsworthy)

Posted by on November 5, 2013

 

Lois WhiteSuddenly at the Hamilton General Hospital on Tuesday, November 5, 2013, Lois White of Dundas, at the age of 84 years. Beloved wife of the late Al White (1983). Survived by his sister Jean Pegg and predeceased by eight siblings. Lois will be dearly missed by her many family members and friends. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at JERSEYVILLE UNITED CHURCH, 16 Field Rd., Jerseyville on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 11 a.m., Rev. Charlie Hogg officiating. Reception to follow in the church hall. A private Interment Service will be held at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Brantford. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

 

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PUTTOCK: Elizabeth M. (Snowball)

Posted by on November 4, 2013

Puttock, ElizabethAt Guelph General Hospital, on Saturday, November 2, 2013, formerly of Exeter and Hamilton, in her 85th year.  Beloved wife of the late Charles Harry Puttock (1999). Dear mother of David Puttock of Guelph. Dear grandmother of Robert and Megan Puttock of Milton. Dear sister of Freda O’Farrell and Leslie Snowball, both of England. Predeceased by her daughter-in-law Raymonde Puttock (2010).

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (one street west of Main), on Tuesday afternoon 2-4 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 6th at 11 AM.

Interment Exeter Cemetery. Donations to Guelph General Hospital would be appreciated by the family.

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Macaulay: Diane Elizabeth of Port Dover

Posted by on November 3, 2013

MACAULAY, Diane Elizabeth of Port Dover left to be with the Lord on Sunday November 3, 2013 in her 69th year. Loving wife and best friend of 48 years to John. CheriDiane Macaulay - Largeshed and devoted mother of Janet who was the light of her life. Dearly loved sister and sister-in-law of Donald (Verna) Grant of Orillia, Terry (Laureen) Grant of Wasaga Beach, Judith (Frank) Hartman of Regina, Cheryl (Jeff) Myke of Corinth, Jean Elliot, Donald Macaulay, Gordon Macaulay and Rose. Sister by choice and love to Sharon and Ron Bush and “second mom” to Roxanne and Keith. Loving godmother to Lauren and Meg Chalmers. Diane is also survived by many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Arthur and Thelma and brother Garry. Diane was a long standing member of Knox Presbyterian Church her greatest joys in life were family and friends; all of whom she cherished and all were blessed to have her in their lives. This world was a better place because Diane was in it and she leaves all who knew and loved her with precious memories that will help mend our saddened hearts. A service to Celebrate Diane’s life will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church (Chapman and St. George Sts.) Port Dover, Wednesday November 6, 2013 at 11am. followed by internment at Port Dover Cemetery. The Reverend Cathy Kay officiating. Arrangements have been entrusted to THOMPSON WATERS FUNERAL HOME, 102 First Ave. Port Dover, 519-583-1530. For those wishing, donations in honour and memory of Diane can be  made to Knox Presbyterian Church or World Vision and would be greatly appreciated. Online donations and/ or condolences can be made at www.thompsonwatersfuneralhome.ca

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MURRAY: Arthur Henry “Art” of Waterdown, formerly of Nova Scotia

Posted by on November 1, 2013

Arthur Murray Pic.Suddenly but peacefully passed away with his family at his side on Friday, November 1, 2013 at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington in his 80th year.  Beloved husband of Irene of 54 years.  Loving father of Gary (Debbie), and Marilyn (Abel, deceased).  Proud grandpa of Jennifer, Jessica, Daniel, Shawn, and Kyle.  Survived by his sister Evelyn (John) Chambers; and his brothers-in-law Harry (Carol), and Winston (Colleen); and his sister-in-law Ann (Piet).  Predeceased by his brother Gerald and sisters Mary and Betty.  Art will also be remembered by many other relatives and friends.  Visitation will be held at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where a Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11 a.m.  Reception will follow in the Funeral Home Family Centre.  The family would like to thank the two compassionate nurses in the Joseph Brant Hospital ICU for their care.  Donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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MCMAHON: John of Strathroy and formerly Mount Hope ON

Posted by on November 1, 2013

McMahon,John WEBPeacefully at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital on Thursday October 31st, 2013 in his 93rd year. Formerly of Mount Hope, ON. A veteran of the Second World War and a life  time member of the Royal Canadian Legion. Beloved husband of the late Evelyn Esther (Walsh). Loving father to Elaine Trabucco (Mario) of Stoney Creek, John Wayne (Carmen) of Hamilton, Diane of Hamilton, Danny (Rose) of Alberta, Patrick of The Yukon and Gail Winia (Julien) of Kerwood. Predeceased by his sons Donald and Edward, and his sister Peggy Clinton. Will be sadly missed by his sister-in-law Hilda (Doug) Singer of Montreal. Loving grandfather of Luisa, Sonia, Eddy, Teresa, Cory, Corrina, Jennifer, Amy, Tanya, Melissa, Crystal, Jeremiah, and Sarah. Adored great-grandfather of Lucas, Marina, Liana, Gabriella, Marco,Jessica, Mya, Philippa, Bran, Amber, Ariel, Matthew, Isabelle,Bailey, and Lucy. Remembered by many special friends from Trillium Village, Strathroy Senior Centre and the First Baptist Church, Strathroy. Visitation will be held at Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy, on Sunday November 3rd,2013, from 1-4p.m with a Funeral Service to follow at 4p.m. Interment will beheld on Monday, November 4th at 11a.m. at St. Paul’s Anglican Church  (Mount Hope Cemetery), Hamilton. Donations in memory of John may be made to the First Baptist Church, Strathroy, the Royal Canadian Legion or a charity of your choice, would be much appreciated. A tree will be planted as a living memorial to John.

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MARINI: Velia (nee Mori) of Waterdown, ON

Posted by on October 30, 2013

Happy again with her beloved husband of 67 years, Remo Valentine (d.2011) but a sad day for us as we mourn the loss of our devoted and loving Mother, Grandma, and Bisnonna, Velia Mori Marini, who passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, surrounded by her family at Alexander Place, Waterdown. Remarkable and loving Mother of Sharon Ann and Anthony Buzzelli, Ronald and Joanne, Allan and Carol. Cherished Grandmother of Michael, David and Kari Buzzelli, Mike and Carolyn (Schillaci) Marini, Caroline Marini and David Pambianco, and Breanne and Nick Boland. Proud Bisnonna of Valentina and Angelina Marini, and Luca and Kayla Buzzelli. Loving and grateful friend of Diva Pacini. Predeceased by her parents Alfonso Mori (d.1952) and Emma Serena (d.1980). Visitation will be held at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Friday, November 1st from 3-5 and 7-9 PM. Celebration of Velia’s life will be held at ST. GABRIEL’S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2261 Parkway Dr., Burlington on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11 a.m. followed by burial at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Our family would like to thank the staff and palliative care team at Alexander Place for the last 4.5 years while Mom endured the ailments of aging. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice in Velia’s memory. Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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