OSTERLOO, William “Bill” of Exeter, age 70

Posted by on July 22, 2014

OSTERLOOLORD, you assigned me my portion and my cup, you have made my lot secure.  The boundary lines have fallen for me in pleasant places.  Surely I have a delightful inheritage.  Psalm 16: 5-6Peacefully at South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Friday July 18, 2014, William “Bill” Osterloo of Exeter, age 70.  Beloved husband of Jean (Geerlinks) Osterloo.  Loved step-father and step-father-in-law of Cheryl and George Poortinga of Clinton, Mark King and partner Michele of Brampton.  Cherished grandpa of Jamie Nicole, Philip and Keith all of Clinton.  Dear brother and brother-in-law of Broer and Be Oosterloo of Bedum, Netherlands, Ina Osterloo of Brampton, Bert and Grace Geerlinks,  John and Jane Geerlinks all of Drayton, Fred and Jenny Geerlinks of Brampton, Rita Geerlinks of High River, AB, Mary and Henry Eygenraam of Unionville, Harry and Betty Geerlinks of Wingham.  Bill is survived by his many cousins, nieces and nephews in Canada and in the Netherlands.  Predeceased by his parents Willem and Nijsien (Roffel) Oosterloo, brother Peter Osterloo (1998), sister Sien Lergner (2007), brothers-in-law Anton Lergner (2013) and George Geerlinks (2009).  Visitation will be held at Providence United Reformed Church, 447 Second St., Strathroy, on Wednesday evening, July 23, 2014, from 6 to 9 p.m.  A Service for Immediate family and friends will be held at T. HARRY HOFFMAN & SONS Funeral Home, Dashwood, on Thursday morning at 10 a.m. followed by the Interment in Exeter Cemetery.  A Public Funeral Service will be held at PROVIDENCE UNITED REFORMED CHURCH, Strathroy, on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 2 p.m.  Pastor Harry Zekveld Officiating.  Bill served as an Officer with the Ontario Provincial Police from June 1967 to July 1996.  If desired, memorial donations (payable by cheque) to the Hope Academy (a private mission school for children of all backgrounds and religions JK to grade 6), 30 Carrier Dr, Etobicoke  or a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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NEWMAN: Don, of R.R. #4 Chesley

Posted by on July 21, 2014

Cover - Newman, DonDon Russell Newman of R.R. #4 Chesley, passed away suddenly at home with his family on Sunday, July 20, 2014 in his 68th year.

Beloved husband of Elaine. Loving father of Heather (John) Edgington of Walkerton and Paul (Catherine) of Cambridge. Don will be sadly missed by his grandchildren, Jakob, Lucas and A.J. Edgington; Amanda and Matthew Newman. He will be fondly remembered by his siblings, Mabel Mercier, Fay Binkley, Bonnie (Frank) Mantler and Keith (Wendy), all of Harriston, Gerald (Frances) of Clifford, Lloyd (Cathy) and Sharon Lett, all of Kitchener and Dale of Brussels as well as many nieces and nephews. Don was predeceased by his brother Bob, sister Janice Hale and his parents, Charles and Martha (Scott) Newman.

Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Wednesday from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9  p.m. where a funeral service celebrating Don’s life will be held on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment in St. Matthew’s Lutheran Cemetery, Mildmay. Terri-Ann Mattiasson – Celebrant.

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

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GOODFELLOW: Marilyn, of Chesley

Posted by on July 18, 2014

Marilyn GoodfellowMarilyn Iris Goodfellow of Chesley, passed away suddenly at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Walkerton on Friday, July 18, 2014 in her 79th year.

Beloved wife of 57 years to Eldon. Loving mother of Sandra (Darrell) Mountain, Cheryl Champagne (James) all of R.R. #3 Durham, Susan (Doug) Lorenz of R.R. #2 Elmwood and Rob (Charlene) Goodfellow of Alma. Marilyn will be sadly missed by her grandchildren: Brandon, Rochelle Mountain; Chad, Andrew (Sara) Lomas; Melissa (Josh) Lorenz, Nicole (Jeff) Lembke; and MacKenzie and Cole Goodfellow as well as her great granddaughter Allie Lomas. She will be fondly remembered by her brothers Raymond (Verona) and Ken (Gail) Schoeneweiss, all of Owen Sound as well as Eldon’s family. Marilyn was predeceased by her grandson Brent and her parents, Edward and Mabel (Dunn) Schoeneweiss.

Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Monday from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9  p.m. where a funeral service celebrating Marilyn’s life will be held on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment in Chesley Cemetery.

Memorial donations to Chesley Community Church or the Chesley Hospital Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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DUBÉ, Brian of Sudbury, ON

Posted by on July 11, 2014

DUBE, BrianThe family announces with great sorrow his passing in Sudbury on Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 at the age of 38 years. Beloved son of Linda Bedard (née Storms) of Sudbury. Son of the late Marcel Dubé. Loving step-son of Gerry Bedard. Dear brother of Roger Dubé of Sudbury and Maurice Dubé (Wanda) of Waterloo. Cherished uncle of Lyane Talbot and great-uncle to Sophia Talbot. Sadly missed by the Bedard family. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd on Friday, July 4th 2014 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 8 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 8 p.m. in the funeral home Chapel, Sudbury.

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CUPSKEY, Doris of Monkton

Posted by on July 8, 2014

Cupskey, DorisDoris Cupskey – of Monkton passed away peacefully at her residence on Tuesday July 8, 2014 at the age of 79.

Beloved wife of Gord Cupskey whom she married in 1954. Loving mother of Ron and Mary, Laverne, Diane and Dennis Simpson, Paul and partner Darlene, Pauline Taylor, Colleen and Dave Scott, Debbie and Craig Dufton, Bruce, Doug and Cauline. Special grandma of 19 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Marie Hiltz and Joyce Yundt. Also loved by Mike and Terry Duncan and many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents Jim and Kate Duncan, son-in-law Terry Taylor, daughter-in-law Beth Young, brothers Delford and his wife Donna Duncan, Kenny Duncan, brothers-in-law Brian Hiltz and John Yundt.

In keeping with Doris’ wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation. A memorial service to celebrate Doris’ life will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Monkton on Saturday July 12, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Sarah Thompson officiating. Interment in ElmaCentreCemetery, Atwood.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Knox Presbyterian Church, Monkton, Elma Logan Arena Building Fund or Canadian Diabetes Association appreciated by the family.

Arrangements entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood (519-356-2382) www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca

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STORMES: Gertrude Bernice of Stayner and formerly of Port Stanley

Posted by on July 8, 2014

Stormes editedSTORMES - Gertrude Bernice Stormes (nee Peterson) of Stayner (formerly Port Stanley) passed away peacefully with her sons by her side at Stayner Nursing Home on Monday July 7, 2014.  Born in Fredericton Junction, N.B., February 12, 1926, daughter of the late Arthur and Winnifred (Whooten) Peterson.  Beloved wife of the late William Stormes (2007).  Survived by sons Norm (late Wendy) of Stayner and Doug (Gail) of Brantford, grandchildren Amanda Stormes (Sean Borman) of Waterloo, Jesse Stormes (Joanna Chou) of Stayner, Abby Matanowitsch (Collin) of Collingwood and Bekki Stormes (Tony Diec) of Toronto, Great – Grandchildren Summer and Jack Stormes and Luke and Noah Borman. Also survived by her sister Janet Bowlby and Brother–in-Law Bob Stormes.  Predeceased by brothers Wally and Jim Peterson.  Loved by many nieces and nephews.  Gertrude was a much loved and respected teacher, long time dedicated member of the Rebekah Lodge and a member of Christ Church Anglican, Port Stanley.  Visitation will be held at the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570) on Thursday, July 10, 2014 from 7:00 – 9:00 pm.  A Rebekah Lodge Service will be held on Thursday at 6:30 pm.  The memorial service will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 1:30 pm, with Rev. Patt Nunn officiating.  If desired, donations may be made to Christ Church Anglican, Port Stanley or to the Rebekah Lodge Heart Equipment Fund.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com

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BROWN: Robert “Rob”, of London

Posted by on July 5, 2014

Brown - EditedSuddenly at his residence in London on Thursday, July 3rd, 2014, in his 37th year. Loving son of Robert and Janet Brown, of Cambridge. Loved brother of Peter Brown (Courtney Noble), of London. Special nephew of Susan and Jamie Haldenby, of Toronto, and their family; and Glen Brown and his family, of Novato, California. Memorial visitation will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 from 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Rob are asked to consider the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Salvation Army. Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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WOOD (née Flanagan): Margaret Ann, of London

Posted by on June 28, 2014

Wood, Margaret Ann - editedPeacefully at Victoria Hospital on Friday, June 27, 2014. Life partner of Joe Albert. Dear mother of Todd (Cindy) of London, Mark of Vancouver, and Dana McKellar (Mike) of Cambridge. Proud Grandma Maggie to Jacob and Jayden Wood, Ross and Iain McKellar and Mateo, Kegan and Eva Mendes. Sister of Patricia (David) Borgeson of California, Louis (Teresa) Flanagan and Michael Flanagan, all of London. Dear aunt of many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London on Friday from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at HOLY FAMILY PARISH, 777 Valetta Street, London on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Those wishing to make a donation in Margaret Ann’s memory are asked to consider McMaster University Children’s Hospital, Wellspring London, the Run for Ovarian Cancer or the Holy Family Parish Building Fund. Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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WILLETT, John Xavier

Willett, John Xavier webWILLETT, John Xavier- Peacefully, with loving family by his side on June 27, 2014 at Queenston Place at the age of 92.  Predeceased by his wife Gladys (1968).  Loving and devoted father of Ken (Sandy), Wayne (Sheila) and Tim (Inky).  Cherished grandfather of Sarah, Ginny (Patrick), Jamie (Sandro), Cory (Chelsea), Shelby, Kylie and Reid.  Dear brother of Andrew (Barbara).  He will be dearly missed by his nieces and nephews.  Special uncle to Bonnie (Jeff).  Predeceased by his seven siblings.

John was a proud veteran of the Second World War.

Cremation has taken place.  Private interment will be held at a later date.  For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

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CRAWFORD: Helen Ethel of Port Hope, Tillsonburg and Fort Lauderdale

Posted by on June 24, 2014

CRAWFORD, Helen Ethel – Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Thursday, June 19, 2014. Helen (Stout) of Port Hope in her 99th year.   Beloved wife of the late Chuck Crawford for 59 years. Dear sister of the late Gordon Stout (1968) & his late wife Jeanne Stout (2010). Loving aunt of Debra (Tom Bowen) of Lindsay, Kevin Stout (Carol) of Port Hope, Marleah Stout of Toronto, Lisa Stout (Joe Cummings) of Whitby and Paul Plant (Kathy) of Woodstock. Helen will also be remembered by many other relatives and friends in Tillsonburg, Kingston and Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Helen was a long-time member of the Tillsonburg Golf & Country Club, a Snowbird, travelling to Florida for many winters, and a sports’ fan who cheered for the Blue Jays, the Leafs and her favourite golf pros. Following Helen’s wishes, cremation has taken place. All her friends and family are encouraged to share an Old Fashioned, a hug and a laugh. Interment will be held at the Tillsonburg Cemetery later this summer. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Community Alternative Funeral Home, 83 Hunter Street West, Peterborough. If desired, condolences to the family or donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, would be appreciated and may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling 705-742-1875.

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STEWART: Thomas R. “Tom” of Woodstock

Posted by on June 23, 2014

Stewart, TomSTEWART, Thomas Russel “Tom” – Passed away suddenly on Thursday, June 19, 2014 in his 81st year, after attending a retirement party near Milton, ON.  During his years as a long distance truck driver, Tom acquired many, many friends and acquaintances all over North America.  He was the last surviving member of his family.  Tom was an avid collector of everything old, odd and unique.  Cars, trucks,  tractors, toys and various other items of interest to many.  As a known authority on vintage autos, and a member of almost every vintage collectable club, he was often asked to provide information to hobbyists with similar interests.  For more than 50 years, Tom’s red, 1909 Ford Model “T” was a familiar sight in Woodstock’s Victoria Day parade. Friends will be received at Old St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 723 Dundas Street, Woodstock on Friday, June 27, 2014 from 12 noon until 12:45 p.m.  A complete funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. with Archdeacon Richard A. Jones officiating.  A private interment will follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Woodstock.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to any charity of one’s choice can be made through SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington St, North, Woodstock, ON  (519)537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Ford, Jean of Dutton

Posted by on June 23, 2014

At the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Saturday June 21 2014.Jean Esther [ Adlington] Ford of Dutton in her 99th year. Beloved wife of the late George Ford. Loving mother of Katherine Reimer of Dutton, Dan and Sandra of Fingal, Robert and Jean Louise of Dutton. Beloved grandmother of Jeremy and Tammy, Jeffrey and Tammy, Mathew, Andrew and great grandmother of Sylvia, Shirley, Nicholas, Drayden, Sabian. Sister of Rose and the late Cyril Horsfall, David and late Shirley Adlington, Allan and Mary Adlington. Predeceased by Percy, Norman and Raymond Adlington, Alice McLeod. A Celebration of Jean’s Life service will be held at Knox-St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Dutton on Friday July 4, 2104 at 2 p.m. Visitation 12:30 to 2 p.m. Private interment of ashes in Fairview Cemetery at a later date. Donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated. Arn Funeral Home 193 Shackleton St. Dutton 519-762-2416 entrusted with arrangements. Email condolences arnfuneralhome@bellnet.ca

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BOWMAN, Ralph of Listowel, formerly of Atwood

Posted by on June 19, 2014

Bowman, RalphRalph Bowman – of Listowel, formerly of Atwood, passed away peacefully at Livingstone Manor on Thursday June 19, 2014 at the age of 86.  He was born in Hershel, Saskatchewan on January 9, 1928 to parents Arthur and Elsie (Rea) Bowman. Ralph and his family moved from Saskatchewan to Ontario in 1946 and worked for his dad until he married the love of his life, Muriel on January 2, 1954 on the farm at the 2nd of Elma. Ralph and Muriel moved to Britton and took up farming for approximately ten years. Ralph decided to change careers, became a licensed welder and sheet metal operator. He worked for AH Bowman Manufacturing in Atwood and during that time, he bought 10 acres of land on Monument Road and did hobby farming with chickens, ponies, rabbits as well as gardening with his wife. In 1972, he made another career change and became a general contractor, built his own solar heated house and subdivided the rest of the land, known now as Bowman Court. In 1982, he became the owner/operator of the local gas station in Atwood naming it Ralph’s Service Centre. In 1992 he sold the gas station to his two sons, bought an RV and traveled North America with Muriel. During his life, Ralph was a member of the AtwoodUnitedChurch, Britton Orange Lodge and the Atwood Lions Club. He was involved with his children and their sports by being a baseball coach, baseball umpire, hockey coach and a Scout leader for 10+ years. He continued to be an avid sports fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Blue Jays.

Beloved husband of the late Muriel (Porterfield) Bowman who predeceased him in 2005. Loving father of Neil and Karen of Listowel, Reg of Brantford, Greg and Roxanne, and Trent all of Atwood. Special grandfather of Lori and Shawn Ward of Listowel, Philip of London, Cara, and Scott both of Atwood and great-grandfather of Spencer, Noah and Ella Ward. Brother of Doreen Hill of Saskatchewan and Earl and Nancy Bowman of Listowel, brother-in-law of Grace Porterfield of Listowel. Fondly remembered by several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Predeceased by his parents and his brother-in-law Howard Hill.

Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Sunday June 22, 2014 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A celebration of Ralph’s life will be held at the Elma Memorial Community Centre, Atwood on Monday June 23, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in ElmaCentreCemetery, Atwood.

As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or AtwoodUnitedChurch appreciated by the family. www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca

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KRAEMER: Donald “Don” of London

Posted by on June 16, 2014

24474 Kraemer - use this oneKRAEMER, Donald “Don”……

Formerly of London, Ontario, longtime employee of London Machinery Inc., passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at Victoria Hospital, London, in his 58th year.  Dear father of Lukas Kraemer, Jessica Russelo (Bobby) and Joseph  Kraemer. Proud grandfather of Harrison, Nolan and Katelyn. He will be greatly missed by his siblings Walter Kraemer, Brenda Anderson (Dave), Sharon Kraemer, Marlene Matthews, Debra Gleeson (Phil), Patricia Kraemer, Dennis Kraemer, James Perry Kraemer (Kim), Beverly Morris and Dean Kraemer (Tracy).  Don will be missed and fondly remembered by the mother of his children Kate Kraemer (nee Mitchell) and by his nieces, nephews and friends.  Predeceased by his parents, Harold Kraemer (2000) and Gertrude Kraemer (nee Cassel, 2009) and his siblings Brian Kraemer (1985) and Denise Kraemer (1961).  We will always carry your memory in our hearts.  The family is very thankful for the wonderful care provided by the staff at Victoria Hospital, London and grateful for the kind and compassionate care given by all the nurses and doctors.   At Don’s request cremation has taken place.  A private immediate family service will be held.  A. Millard George Funeral Home entrusted with cremation arrangements.  Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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ERNEST: Shirley of RR#3 Durham

Posted by on June 15, 2014

Passed away at her home on Saturday, June 14th, 2014. Margaret Shirley Louise Ernest (nee Ryan), of RR#3 Durham, in her 76th year. Beloved wife of the late Lloyd Ernest. Loving mother ofAnn and Al McKenzie of Monkton, John and Laura Ernest of Gorrie, Wayne and Bonnie Ernest of Listowel, Chris Ernest and partner Ron Switzer of Listowel, Sharon and Larry Searth of Hesson, David and Dianna Ernest of Durham, Daniel Ernest of Williamsford. Lovingly remembered by her 27 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren. Mother-in-law of Shally Ernest of Monkton. Predeceased by her parents John and Margaret (Attwood) Ryan, her sister Debbie Foxton, her brother John Ryan, her parents-in-law Harold and Christina Ernest, and her brother-in-law Donald Ernest. Friends may call at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, Durham on Tuesday, June 17th from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. A celebration of Shirley’s life will be held at St. Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hanover on Wednesday morning at 11 o’clock. Interment at Maplewood Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to Durham and Community Health Care Foundation (Durham Hospital) and St. Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church would be appreciated by the family.  www.mccullochwatsonfuneralhome.ca

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Lariviere: Richard Aurel of Sarnia

lariviererichardwebPassed away peacefully with his family at his side at Bluewater Health on Saturday, June 14 2014, RICHARD AUREL LARIVIERE age 58 of Sarnia. Beloved son of Cecile  McGillivray (Lariviere )and predeceased by his father Patrick Lariviere and brothers Raymond Lariviere and Norman Lariviere. Survived by his siblings Roger and Valerie Lariviere of Sturgeon Falls, Connie and Richard Carey of Sarnia and Ron of Cobden. Richard will be missed by his many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. At his request cremation has taken place and a gathering with be held to celebrate Richard’s life at the D. J Robb Funeral Home and Cremation Centre on Monday, June 16, 2014 between the hours of 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation.

 

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Murray: Marie of West Lorne, Ont.

Posted by on June 13, 2014

Nanny New1Sadly on February 13th, surrounded by her loving family, Marie Murray lost her courageous battle with cancer. Marie is survived by and was a faithful wife to Stewart: a loving mother to Heather & Jim and James & Christopher. Dotting grandmother to Stacey & Stephen and Sarah & Jeremy. Marie was a proud daughter of the late Norman & Marie Rapelje of Dutton, Ontario, descendents of a founding family of Southwestern Ontario. Marie was one of four siblings: a beloved sister to Caroline and her late husband Tom, Linda and her husband Dan, predeceased by her brother George. Marie is greatly missed by her loving family. We are thankful she is now at peace. She will always be with us…in our hearts and in our memories.  Friends may call at the WEST LORNE CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS on Saturday, June 21st, 2014 from 12 to 1 pm.  Service to follow at 1 pm.  Interment Fairview cemetery.  Online condolences can be left at www.denningfuneralhome.com 519 785-0810.

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NORTH, JILL OF ORO MEDONTE

Posted by on June 11, 2014

Born on June 9th, 2014.  Jill was called by Jesus Christ and joyfully entered His presence in Heaven prior to her birth on June 9th, 2014.  Cherished daughter of Bruce and Laurie Lynn North of Oro-Medonte.  Precious sister to Hannah, Thomas, Isabelle, Jack and Ruby.  Beloved granddaughter to Rex and Mary Anne Rose and John and Roberta North and numerous Uncles, Aunts and Cousins.  Friends will be received at ADAMS FUNERAL HOME 445 St. Vincent St. Barrie on Thursday June 12 from 7-9pm.  A Funeral Service to be held in the Chapel on Friday June 13 at 11:00am followed by a reception.  Interment Guthrie Cemetery.  “tis better to have loved and lost than to never have loved at all”.Messages of condolence may be forwarded through adamsfuneralhome.ca

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WALSH, Stephen of Listowel

Posted by on June 10, 2014

Walsh, SteveStephen Walsh – of Listowel passed away peacefully at ListowelMemorialHospital on Tuesday June 10, 2014 at the age of 81. After retirement from CP Rail, Stephen enjoyed wood working and took great pride in his finished products.

Survived by Olive Coghlin-Walsh, step-children, Ric and Barb, Brian and Cheryl, Paul and Andrea, Brenda Nieves, 13 Coghlin grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Father of Robert Walsh, Luan and Pat Kenney, Ken Walsh, Keith Walsh, Marjorie and Jeff King, John Dool, Suzanne Dool. Grandfather of Tammy, Ron, Andrew, Laurel, Jillian, Tabitha, Stephen, Daniel, Karlee, Paul, Richard, Stephanie, Braygen and great-grandfather to many great-grandchildren. Brother of Ronald and Rene Walsh, Stuart and Vivian Walsh. Remembered by his mother-in-law Rita Proteau and many Roux and Willard relatives. Fondly remembered by his nephew Steve Lewis and many other nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Harriett (Rolfe) Walsh, his first wife Lois Smith, his second wife Susie Dool, daughter Laurie, son Harold, grandson Nigel, his brother Walter and sisters Jean, Agnes, Anna, Dorothy and Barbara.

In keeping with Stephen’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation. A graveside service will be held at MemoryGardens, Breslau on Saturday June 14, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.

As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to ListowelMemorialHospital appreciated by the family.

Arrangements entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood (519) 356-2382  www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca

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JONES: Marilyn Neresa (Nelson) of Kitchener

Posted by on June 10, 2014

Jones, MarilynWith great sadness, we announce the unexpected passing of Marilyn Jones, of Kitchener on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at the age of 82.  Cherished wife of Neil Jones.  She will be greatly missed by her many close nieces and nephews, and friends.  Born in Sault Ste. Marie, she was predeceased by her parents William and Neresa Nelson and her siblings Phyllis Newman, Bill Nelson and Hugh Nelson.

Cremation has taken place and a family graveside service will be held at the Exeter Cemetery at a later date.

Donations in memory of Marilyn may be made to World Wildlife Fund Canada.

Haskett Funeral Home, Exeter entrusted with arrangements.  For more information, please see www.haskettfh.com.

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SUBJECT, Helen of Atwood

Posted by on June 10, 2014

Subject, Helen3Helen Subject – of Atwood passed away after a brief struggle with cancer at ListowelMemorialHospital with family by her side, on Monday June 9, 2014 at the age of 71. Helen was employed for over 20 years with Campbell Soups, Listowel. She enjoyed visiting the casinos, playing bingo and Pick 3 tickets and watching game shows on television. Helen was very proud of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Beloved partner of the late Gerald (Blinky) Hiusser who predeceased her in 2009. Loving mother of Joanne Broughton, Calvin Subject and Shelly Lockie, Kim and Steve Smith, Steven and Christina Subject. Special grandma of Cory and Michelle and their children Logan and Maddison, Chad and Kelly and their son Cole, Daniel, Kelsey, Stephanie and Riaz, Stacey, Nick, Owen and Morgan. Dear sister of Albert Stevens, Marie Marsh, Clifford and Sheila Stevens, Kenny Stevens, Betty Anne and Cecil McClory. Fondly remembered by her sister-in-law Grace Stevens, special friends Pat and Pete Theodorff, the extended Stevens, Hiusser and Subject families.

Predeceased by her parents Lorne and Alice (Locking) Stevens, son-in-law Bob Broughton, daughter-in-law Sandee Subject, sister Marlene and her husband Robert Johnston and sister-in-law Betty Kay Stevens.

Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Thursday June 12 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service to celebrate Helen’s life will be held at Atwood Presbyterian Church on Friday June 13, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Andrew Thompson officiating. Interment in ElmaCentreCemetery, Atwood.

As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or North Perth Hospice appreciated by the family. www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca

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SUBJECT, Bruce Sr.

Posted by on June 3, 2014

Subject, BruceBruce Subject Sr. – of Monkton, passed away unexpectedly on Monday June 2, 2014 at the age of 70. Bruce thoroughly enjoyed hunting and tractor pulling and never missed watching the news on Channel 13.

Beloved husband of Sandra (Johnston) Subject whom he married in 1974. Loving father of Fred and Lisa Subject of Monkton, Tammy Subject and James Taylor of Mitchell, Jackee and Peter Dunnink of Red Deer, Alberta, Bruce Subject Jr. of Monkton. Special popa of Dairian, Keirsten, Christian, Benjamen, Cadence, Lauren, Felicity, Leland, Weston and Hudson. Son-in-law of Gordon and Irene Johnston of Listowel. Dear brother of John and Iola Subject, Betty Szucs, Doris and Danny Ensinger, Elaine and John Zinken, Ella Pfieffer, Albert and Sheila Subject, Donna Subject and brother-in-law of Joanne Subject, Jennifer Subject and Helen Subject. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Predeceased by his parents Christian and Emma (Marsh) Subject, his daughter Charlotte in infancy, his sisters Madeline and Emmaline, his brothers Kenneth, Mervin, Carl and George and several nieces and nephews.

In keeping with Bruce’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation. A memorial service to celebrate Bruce’s life will be held at Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Friday June 6, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.

As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to Children’s Hospital London Health Science Centre, the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Lung Association appreciated by the family. www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca 

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Loney, Elmer Milton

Posted by on May 30, 2014

Elmer Milton Loney

Elmer Milton Loney- A life well lived -

May 5, 1931 – May 28, 2014

Dr. Elmer Milton Loney, 83, was called home by his Saviour on May 28, 2014. He slipped away suddenly and peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital surrounded by his family.
Beloved husband of 57 years to Pauline Anne (Bier) Loney, he was the son of the late Elmer Milton Loney and the late Grace (McConnell) Loney, and brother of the late Dr. Elgin McConnell Loney(late Bessie Smith) and James Robert Loney (late Lois Webb)
Dear father of Leslie (Doug Buchanan), David (Catherine), Grace and John (Krista), and loving grandfather of Grace (Mat Court), Graeme, Daphne (Daniel Watson), Nelson (Cheryl), Cameron, Lydia; Alex (Rosalie), Benji (Caro), Nabi (Tyler Bersche); Margot, Julian, Aubrey, Vivien; Rachel, Emily, Zachariah, Samuel, and Elijah, and fond great grandfather of Avigaelle, Gwendolyn, and Elianah, he will be greatly missed.
He was a much appreciated family physician in South Scarborough and Toronto Riverdale Hospital for many years.

We invite you to remember and celebrate Milt’s life with us on Sunday June 1st at 4 pm followed by a reception, at
Forest Brook Community Church
60 Kearney Dr
Ajax, ON L1T 4N2
There will be a graveside service at the Aylmer Cemetery, Alymer ON, on Monday June 2nd at 11:30 am.
Info at http://kebbelfuneralhome.com

Please make Donations in memory of Milt to any of his favourite charities:

The Joshua Fund (Joel Rosenberg) https://www.joshuafund.com
The Bridge Hospice in Warkworth Ontario http://www.thebridgehospice.com
Mission Aviation Fellowship Canada http://www.mafc.org

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kebbelfuneralhome.com/.

CLEMENS: Wayne Eldon

Posted by on May 27, 2014

Clemens cropped pictureAt Bluewater Health on Sunday, May 25, 2014, with family by his side, Wayne Eldon Clemens passed away at the age of 61. Loving father of Jessica and her husband Michael Nowak and Jocelyn and her husband Christopher Schultz. Cherished Papa of Amelia, Sydney, Everett, Amber, Eilah and Autumn. Beloved son of George Clemens and his wife Sharon and the late Mary Joyce (Ferguson) Clemens. Dear brother of Pam Kerrigan (Rick), Allen Clemens (Sharon), Stephen Clemens (Kaleigh) and Christine da Costa (Matthew). Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews and cherished friends. Family and friends will be received on Friday, May 30, 2014, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 31, 2014, at Smith Funeral Home. Cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Canadian Blood Services (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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KING: Robert Lyle of Rodney, Ontario

Posted by on May 26, 2014

IMG_0003Peacefully, at his home on Sunday, May 25th, 2014. Robert Lyle King of Rodney in his 82nd year. Cherished husband and dearest friend of his wife, Betty of 61 years. Dear father to William (Susan), Harvey (Judy) and David (Andrea). Loving grandpa to Stefanie Joseph (Richard), Kristopher, Kathleen (Yannick), Evelyn Flanagan (Jason), Heather, Lisa (Dave), Emily (Josh) and Sarah (Nik) and great grandpa to Jesse and Josh Joseph. Survived by his sisters Beatrice Clinton and Doris Schweitzer and brother in law Harvey Friedrich (Marg). Special uncle to many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents and his sisters Margaret Waite and Velma King. Bob’s passion for farming was evident to his family, friends and neighbours. He spent countless hours advocating for social justice in the farming community. He was a long time dedicated member of Knox Presbyterian Church, New Glasgow. In retirement, he gave up the plow for the pen and authored numerous books about his life.
Friends may call at Calvary United Church, Rodney on Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 from 1 to 2 pm. Funeral service will follow at 2 pm. Greg Simpson officiating. Private interment of ashes will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Foodgrains Bank or charity of choice would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy. Online condolences may be left at www.denningfuneralhome.com Arrangements entrusted to DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS (519 785-0810).

 

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