Mc Bean: Frances Emma of Sarnia

mcbeanwebPassed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Marshall Gowland Manor on Saturday, August 23, 2014  FRANCES EMMA (Quinn) Mc Bean, age 76 of Sarnia. Beloved wife of Garry Mc Bean. Dear mother of Gary Mc Bean ( Holly) of Camlachie, James Mc Bean of Guelph, Debora Mc Bean (Marlene) of Sarnia and Tammy Crook (Greg) of Sarnia. Cherished grandmother of Tyler (Jillian), Curtis (Sherri), Cassidy, Jazlyn and Narissa and great grandchildren.  Survived by her sister Katy (Clair) Penfound of Petrolia and Pat Hilbert of Sarnia and brother in – law Ted Archer Port Franks and sisters  in – law Delores Quinn, Rose Hayes  and Marion and   her many  nieces and  nephews. Predeceased by her parents Edward and Marjorie Quinn and brothers Gerald, Donald, Maurice, James and sisters Jean Irvine (Bob) , Dorothy (Oscar ) Berdan, Mary Archer and brother in – law Jack Hilbert. Resting at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE where services will be on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. and on Wednesday one hour prior to service time. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Alzheimer’s Society, Lambton Elderly OutReach or Marshall Gowland Manor.

 

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Free: Brian Joseph “OOPSY” Free of Sarnia

At home on Friday, August, 22, 2014    BRIAN JOSEPH FREE (OOPSY), age 54 of Sarnia passed away. Much loved husband of Sharon Caron and dear father of Mike Caron (Jami), Crystal Caron and Anthony Free.  Will be missed by his brother Robert Free (Joanne), Allan Free (Leslie), Kathy Free, Jim Free (Judy). Cherished Papa of 9 grandchildren. Predeceased by his parents Doug and Ruth Free and his brother William Henry Free. The family will receive family and friends at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. with cremation to follow. Memorial donations in Brian’s name can be made to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society.

 

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LOURENCO: Maria of Flamborough, Hamilton

Posted by on August 20, 2014

Maria Lourenco Newspaper Photo ReplacementSurrounded by her loved ones Maria Lourenco passed away on Wednesday, August 20, 2014, in her 57th year. Beloved wife of John Lourenco for 36 years. Loving mother of Melanie, Amanda and Jamie. Loving mother-in-law to Luke. Visitation will be held at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Friday from 6-9 p.m.  Cremation.  Memorial Mass will be held at ST. THOMAS THE APOSTLE CATHOLIC PARISH, 715 Centre Rd., Waterdown on Monday, August 25 at 10 a.m.  Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery.  A special thanks to Father Isabelle, Susan Elliot, Father Lobsinger, the staff at Jurarvinski Hospital and all of our friends and family.  Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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GAGNON, Joyce

Posted by on August 19, 2014

GAGNON, JoyceIt is with great sorrow that we announce Joyce’s passing in Sudbury on Thursday, July 31st, 2014 at the age of 83 years. Daughter of the late Leslie and Gladys (née Thurber) Guy. She was a dedicated, loving wife and mother and will forever be missed by her husband Roger and six children: Daniel (Brenda), Suzanne Dubien (Ginot), Marc-Roch, Pierre (Susan), Catherine, Caroline Bean (David), also by eight grandchildren and one great-grandson. Also in mourning are Joyce’s brothers Hubert (Marie), Sidney (Mary), Jeoffrey and two sisters, Mildred Gardiner (Harry), and Doreen. Joyce will be missed by her surviving in-laws: Fr. Roch, Simon (Priscille), Jean-Pierre (Pat), Rémi (Suzanne), Colette Léveillée, Lucille Forrest, and Huguette Bedwell (Lance). She was born in Inverness QC; in her teens she moved with her family to Kitchener ON. She graduated as RN at the KW Hospital in 1953. She practiced her nursing in Southern ON; then came to Copper Cliff Hospital and married Roger in 1956. Joyce worked at Sudbury General Hospital for most of her career as a dedicated nurse, specializing in psychiatric care. She will be remembered by many for making a difference in lives of those suffering from mental illness. Joyce enjoyed many outdoor activities with Roger: skiing, golfing, walking, as well as spending time at the cottage with the family. Family and friends were very important to Joyce, and she ensured she attended all extended family gatherings and special events. Heartfelt thanks to the dedicated and caring staff at Pioneer Manor. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd on Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will celebrated on Monday at 10:30 a.m. at Paroisse L’Annonciation, Sudbury. As expressions of sympathy, donations (by cheque only) to the Hearth and Stroke Foundation or to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.

 

 

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HOLDEN, Shirley Ann (Joseph) of Turnbull’s Grove N, RR 1, Dashwood, age 79

Posted by on August 18, 2014

HOLDEN: Peacefully, at Sarkua House, Woodstock, surrounded by the love of her family, on Monday, August 11, 2014, Shirley Ann (Joseph) Holden of Turnbull’s Grove N, RR 1, Dashwood, age 79.  Beloved wife of the late Melvin Thomas Holden (1986).  Loved mother and mother-in-law of Steve Holden of Calgary, Bruce and Eileen Holden of RR 1, Dashwood, John and Nancy Holden of Milverton, Keith and Theresa Holden of Kitchener, Cheryl Holden and Bill Huberts of RR 1, Moorefield, Jim Holden of Kitchener, Scott and Debbie Holden of Waterloo, the late Mike Holden (1979) and his friend Ann Rose.  She will be remembered by her 20 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and their families.  Dear sister and sister-in-law of Ron and Bernice Joseph of London, Carolyn and Ron Quinlan of Waterloo, Brian and Rose Joseph of Baden, Dean and Ann Holden of RR 1, Dashwood.  Shirley will be missed by her many nieces, nephews and their families.  Predeceased by her parents Walter and Florence (Lackenbauer) Joseph.  Cremation has taken place.  Visitation at the T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.  A Memorial Funeral Mass will be held at Immaculate Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church, Grand Bend on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 1 p.m.  Rev. Fr. Len Desjardins Celebrant.  Interment Saint Clement’s Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. Clements at a later date.    If desired, memorial donations (payable by cheque) to the V.O.N. Sakura House, Woodstock or a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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HIUSSER, Allan of Gorrie

Posted by on August 17, 2014

Hiusser, AllanAllan Hiusser – of Gorrie passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday August 17, 2014 at the age of 61. Allan will be remembered as a singer/songwriter of country music and his playing and singing will be greatly missed by his family.

Beloved partner and best friend of Helene Lannin. Loving father of Phillip and Andrea Hiusser, Jamie and Ashley Hiusser, Amy and Brian Weppler and step-father of Tracy and Brady Werth, and Tammy McDonald. Step grandfather of Brooklyn, Keenan, Sarah and Erich. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Patricia Wick, Debbie Hiusser, Mona and Waldemar Betker, Ila and John Scherer, Mary Hiusser, Bonnie and Mack Hutchison. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and Elaine Hiusser.

Predeceased by his parents Ervin and Annie (Feltz) Hiusser, his brothers Ivan, Gerald and Barry, brother-in-law Larry Wick and sister-in-law Helen Subject.

Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Tuesday August 19 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service to celebrate Allan’s life will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 505 Wallace Ave N., Listowel on Wednesday August 20, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Ralph Dwarika officiating. Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Listowel.

As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Salvation Army or  Ontario SPCA Huron County Branchappreciated by the family. www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca

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PEEBLES, Stuart of Mitchell, formerly of Atwood

Posted by on August 16, 2014

Peebles, StuartStuart Peebles – formerly of Atwood, passed away peacefully at Stratford General Hospital on August 16, 2014 at the age of 93. Stuart resided at Ritz Lutheran Villa, Mitchell with his beloved wife Jean whom he married in 1958. He was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church, Monkton, a life member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Lodge No. 332 and a former member of the Atwood Men’s Chorus. Stuart was an avid gardener specializing in growing roses, did many free-hand drawings and paintings of nature scenes and loved doing crossword and word search puzzles. He served in the Reserves during World War II.

Survived by his wife Jean (Yeoman) Peebles. Loving father of Doug Peebles, Mary and Stephen Reed, Moira and Trevor Barnes, Muriel Vandepol and Paul Coupé, Les and Lori Peebles. Special grandpa of Brian Peebles and Stacey Fletcher, Russ Peebles, Jen Peebles and Ken Buck, Natasha Reed and Nick Tuskan, Nigel Reed, Alycia Reed, Danica Barnes and Aaron Ogunsanya, Nathan Barnes, Nicole Vandepol and Kevin Andrew, Brett Vandepol, Megan Peebles and great-grandpa of Damian, Evelyn, Dominic and Mackenzie. Fondly remembered by Virginia Peebles, brother-in-law Stephen Yeoman, sister-in-law Margaret Nicholl and by several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents George and Effie (Stewart) Peebles, sister-in-law Maise Yeoman and brother-in-law Harold Nicholl.

Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Monday August 18 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Visitation will continue at Ritz Lutheran Villa, Mitchell on Tuesday August 19, 2014 from 10 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Sarah Thompson officiating. Interment in Elma Centre Cemetery, Atwood.

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LIVINGSTONE: Frances A. “Fran” of St. Thomas, Ontario, formerly of Hamilton, Ontario

Posted by on August 15, 2014

frances livingstone 001LIVINGSTONE, Frances A. “Fran”, of St. Thomas, formerly of Hamilton, passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Thursday, August 14, 2014, in her 68th year. Loved sister of Robert B. Livingstone Q.C. (Lynne), Mary Kay Livingstone, all of London, and Richard G. Livingstone (Susan) of Kitchener. Dear aunt of Jason Livingstone (Stephanie), Jeffrey Livingstone (Michelle), Ryan Livingstone, Michael Livingstone, and John Livingstone. Proud great aunt of Ashlee, Wyatt, Clara and Ariella. Dear niece of Kathleen Wyman, Marion and Ernie Hardy, Donna McKeown, and Maureen McKeown. Also fondly remembered by several cousins. Frances dearly loved her cats, Parker, Patience and Patches, her constant companions. Born in St. Thomas, September 26, 1946, she was the daughter of the late Dr. J. A. “Frank” and Jean (nee McKeown) Livingstone. Frances embarked on her teaching career in 1969 with the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board, where for over 35 years she inspired students and teachers alike. Even in retirement, she continued teaching part-time, and proctored exams at her alma mater, UWO. She was a member of the Retired Teachers of Ontario. Frances was the proud recipient of the Queen’s Medal on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Accession of her Majesty the Queen, and the Commemorative Medal for the 125th anniversary of the Confederation of Canada in recognition of significant contribution to compatriots, community and to Canada. She loved to travel and quilt, and donated many handcrafted items to her favourite charities. Relatives and friends will be received by the family on Sunday afternoon, August 17th from 2:00-5:00 p.m. at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) where the funeral service will be held on Monday, August 18th at 11:00 a.m. Following cremation, private interment in Elmdale Memorial Park. Memorial donations to Animal Aide gratefully acknowledged.

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PRIES, Selma of Hanover, formerly of Neustadt

Posted by on August 10, 2014

Selma Pries Obit 3 - CopySelma Catherine Pries of Hanover, formerly of Neustadt, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at Hanover & District Hospital on Sunday, August 10, 2014 in her 92nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Harvey Pries. Loving mother of Lorraine Pries of Hanover, Eunice (Jean) Lemay of Collingwood, Darlene (Grant) Rhody of Chesley, Marilyn Paterson of Hanover, Sandra (Scott) Cameron of Kitchener, Paul (Barb) Pries of Durham and Diane (Graeme) Johnston of Stratford. Selma will be sadly missed by her grandchildren, Rachelle (Mike), Lindsay (Bryan), Nathan (Christina), Jennifer (Corey), Drew (Amy), Katie (Matt), Heidi, Benjamin (Jennifer), Jeffrey, Holly and Cole as well as her great grandchildren Luke, Brooklyn, Landon, Isla, Jackson, Cooper and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son-in-law Ted Paterson, brother Clayton Hill and her parents, Ezra and Katherine (Lantz) Hill.

Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley, on Tuesday, August 12 from 4 – 8 p.m. where a funeral service celebrating Selma’s life will be held on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment in St. James Lutheran Cemetery, Lauderbach.

Memorial donations to Canadian Diabetes Association or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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GRAY: John James of Peterborough, formerly of Kingston, Walkerton and South Huron

Posted by on August 8, 2014

GRAY, John James – Left us too soon, at the Ottawa Civic Hospital, on Sunday, August 3, 2014, following a brief illness in his 63rd year. Cherished son of Dorothy Gray of Ottawa and the late Ed Gray (2009). Beloved husband of Wendy Love. Proud father of Holly Gray of Ottawa and Christopher Gray of Peterborough. Dear brother of Stephen, William and Bonnie (Chris) all of Ottawa. Much loved by his many nieces and nephews. John will always be remembered for his devotion to family and friends, passion for cooking and “gift of the gab”. John’s career focused on serving others through his leadership in Community Living Associations in Kingston, Walkerton and South Huron. In 2001 he transitioned to long-term care, as the Administrator of Lakefield Extendicare. John will be remembered for his efforts towards the opening of the Morton Community Health Care Clinic, Lakefield. Since retiring in 2011, John enjoyed travel, volunteering, hunting, and dedicating his time to family. Friends will be received at the ASHBURNHAM FUNERAL HOME, 840 Armour Road, Peterborough, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Friday. A funeral service will be held at MARK STREET UNITED CHURCH, 90 Hunter Street East, Peterborough, on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. followed by cremation.   If desired, condolences to the family, directions to the service or donations in lieu of flowers to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Alzheimer’s Society may be made at www.AshburnhamFuneral.ca or by calling 705-740-0444.

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HOLMES, Hilda formerly of Listowel

Posted by on August 4, 2014

Holmes, HildaHilda Holmes – formerly of Listowel, passed away peacefully at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Sunday August 3, 2014 at the age of 97. Hilda was a member of Christ Anglican Church, Listowel. She was a member of the Dorcas Group of Christ Anglican Church until they disbanded in 2005 and a former member of North Star Circle. Hilda was an avid gardener, card player and euchre champion. She received many first place ribbons at local fairs for her quilts. Hilda enjoyed all the time spent with her family.

Beloved wife of the late Cecil Holmes who predeceased her in 1986. Loving mother of Marjorie Palmer of Richmond Hill and Reta Cunningham of Walkerton. Special grandma of Gary and Laura Young, Sherry and Jeff Long, Susan and David Lahonen, Tambra Breckell and Tracy Hayward; great grandma of Holly Young, Davalena and Logan Lahonen, Cole, Liam and MacKenzie Breckell, Mitchell Hayward (Emily), Justin and Hannah Hayward and great-great grandma of Kingston Hayward. Dear sister of Florence Ronnenberg of Wiarton. Fondly remembered by Ron Young, Jim Logue, Steve Hayward and many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents John and Roxy (Rowland) Quipp, her daughter Fairlene Logue, son-in-law Harold Cunningham, sisters Olive and husband Austin Rennie, Eunice and husband Fenton Wakeford, brothers Orval, Albert and Frank Quipp and brother-in-law Clarence (Bud) Ronnenberg.

Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Wednesday August 6 from 12:30 to 2:15 p.m. followed by the funeral service to celebrate Hilda’s life at 2:30 p.m. with Rev. Laura Lightfoot officiating. Interment in Elma Centre Cemetery, Atwood.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Christ Anglican Church Listowel Building Fund appreciated by the family. www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca

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McCallum, James Ian of Dunwich Township

Posted by on August 2, 2014

Suddenly at F.C.H.S. Newbury on Friday August 1, 2014. James Ian McCallum Of R.R. 1 Dutton in his 85th year. Beloved husband of Dorothy [Paton] McCallum. Loving father of Robert and Maureen McCallum of Kitchener, Stuart and Heather McCallum of Dutton, Arlene McCallum of London, Fraser and Debbie McCallum of Iona Station. Loving grandfather of Michael, Caitlin, Garren, Riley McCallum, Alicia Gabourie. Predeceased by his parents Duncan and Maribel [Leitch] McCallum. James Ian was a member of IOOF for 61 years. Friends will be received at the Arn Funeral Home 193 Shackleton St. Dutton 519-762-2416. Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday August 6, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment in Cowal-McBride Cemetery. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or charity of your choice would be appreciated. Glencoe Lodge # 133 IOOF will hold a memorial service on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. Email condolences arnfuneralhome@bellnet.ca

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Cribbin: Constance Adelia of Sarnia

cribbinwebAt Bluewater Health, Sarnia on Thursday, July 31, 2014, CONSTANCE  ADELIA (nee Knudsen) CRIBBIN , age 86 of Sarnia  passed away with her family by her side. She was the loving wife of the late Joseph Cribbin (1990). Cherished mother of Terry Cribbin , Barbara Condie (Clifford), Nancy Robertson (Gene) of Sarnia and James Cribbin of Edmonton and John Cribbin and his wife the late  Dale Cribbin  of Mount Forest. Dear grandmother of Elizabeth Perfrement (Rod) of Wyoming, Ontario, Cheryl Hicks ( Kevin) , Carol Condie  of Sarnia, Emily Condie and her husband the late Michael Condie, Jim Cribbin, John Cribbin, Jason Cribbin, Jeff Cribbin and Patrick Hillis and step grandchildren Wanda Baxter, Wayne Robertson (Connie), Dennis Robertson (Karen), Paul Robertson (Laurie), Dave Robertson and  many great – grandchildren. Will be missed by her brother Jack Knudsen and his wife Tiny and sister in-law Dorothy Knudsen and the late Stu Knudesn. Predeceased by her parents Leland and Adelia Knudsen and her brothers Ken Knudsen and sister Barb Rochon.  Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Interment of ashes will follow at Lakeview Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through Sarnia and District Humane Society or the Ontario Lung Association.

 

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LEHMAN: Anne, of Durham

Posted by on July 31, 2014

Passed away peacefully with family by her side at Rockwood Terrace, Durham on Thursday, July 31st, 2014. The former Anne Blanche Gomm, of Durham, in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Vince Lehman. Loving mother of Lois and her husband Larry Wright of Durham. Cherished grandmother of Laurie and her husband Richard Neale of London, England and Steven Wright and his wife Sarah of Mount Forest. Great-grandmother of Adia, Matthew, Emmie, Jacob, Alyssa, Liam, Julian, Justin and Karley. Survived by her sister Ruby Brown. Predeceased by her parents Harry and Annie Gomm, her sisters Marion Weppler, Nellie Brown, Dorothy Beaton and her infant sister Ruth Gomm, and her brothers-in-law Alfred Weppler, Victor Brown, Keith Beaton and Gordon Brown. Anne enjoyed music and she was active with church work and loved to sing in various choirs. She also loved to read, she enjoyed gardening and she enjoyed various crafts, including weaving and oil painting. Anne had a strong faith and her family was a very important part of her life. Friends may call at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, Durham on Monday, August 4th from 1 -2 p.m., where a celebration of Anne’s life will be held at 2 o’clock. Interment will be held at the Durham Cemetery on Tuesday morning at 11 o’clock. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to Rockwood Terrace Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.  www.mccullochwatsonfuneralhome.ca

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BISHOP: Dorothy Ellen (nee Oliver) of St. Thomas, Ont.

Posted by on July 31, 2014

BISHOP – Dorothy Ellen (nee Oliver) of St. Thomas, Ont. passed away peacefully at Caressant Care – Mary Bucke on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at the age of 82.  Beloved wife of Jim Bishop.  Dorothy is survived by children Fred (Ann) Bishop of St. Thomas, Keith (Linda) Bishop of Cambridge, Rick Bishop (Colleen) of Glencoe, Ron (Tammy) Bishop of Durham, and Roy (Cathy) Bishop of British Columbia.  Dorothy will be missed by her ten grandchildren and many great grandchildren.  She is also survived by three sisters and two brothers-in-law in England, and many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her son Tony Bishop, and her daughter Elizabeth Bishop.  Arrangements have been entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570).  In keeping with Dorothy’s wishes, cremation has taken place.  A Memorial Service will be held at the Highland Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in London, at a later date.  If desired, donations to Highland Kingdom Hall would be appreciated.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.

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GRAVES: Marcia Yvonne (nee Hughes) of St. Thomas, Ont.

Posted by on July 31, 2014

GRAVES – Marcia Yvonne Graves (nee Hughes) of Caressant Care-Mary Buck in St. Thomas passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at the age of 89.   Survived by sons Richard and David.   A graveside service will take place at 3:00pm in Woodland Cemetery 493 Springbank Dr, London on Friday, August 15, 2014.   Arrangements have been entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570).  Personal condolences to the family can be sent to www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.

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GREEN, Dorothea formerly of Route 2 Listowel

Posted by on July 30, 2014

Green, DorotheaDorothea Green – formerly of RR2 Listowel, passed away peacefully at Knollcrest Lodge, Milverton on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at the age of 93. Dorothea was the daughter of the late John and Helen (Pretswell) Keith. She was a member of Trowbridge United Church and a life member of Trowbridge U.C.W.  She enjoyed quilting, knitting, playing cards and spending time with her family.

Beloved wife of the late Alfred Green who predeceased her in 2003. Loving mother of Doug of RR2 Listowel, Don and Maria of Monkton. Special grandma of Wesley of Mississauga, Tina and Jesse Beirnes of Listowel, Jesse of Monkton and great grandma of Parker Beirnes. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews.

Dorothea was the last surviving member of her family being predeceased by her sisters Agnes and her husband Clarence Duncan, Bella and her husband Milton Denstedt, her brothers Marshall and his wife Catherine Keith, and James Keith in infancy. Also predeceased by her son Dale in infancy.

Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Friday August 1 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service to celebrate her life will be held on Saturday August 2, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with Ruth Long officiating. Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Listowel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Knollcrest Lodge or Listowel Memorial Hospital appreciated by the family. www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca

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Moseley; Larry Donald of Belwood in his 69th year at Fawcett Funeral Home

Posted by on July 28, 2014

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Moseley; Larry Donald

Suddenly at his residence on July 19, 2014 of Belwood in his 69th year. Larry leaves behind his beloved wife Sandi(nee Van Norman). Loving father to Scott of Guelph. Dear brother of Brenda Moseley-Collazi and brother in-law ofBarb(Don) Young of Prince Albert, SK, Brian(Linda) Van Norman of Ariss and Larry Van Norman of Kitchener. He is missed by 6 nieces and nephews and is predeceased by his parents Donald and Alma Moseley. At Larry’s request there will be no service. Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Groves Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated. Arrangements trusted to Fawcett Funeral Home, FleshertonOnline condolences and donations at www.fawcettfuneralhome.ca

 

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KALYNIAK: Mary, formerly of Kitchener and Durham

Posted by on July 28, 2014

Passed away at Trillium Court, Kincardine on Sunday, July 27th, 2014. The former Mary Weber, formerly of Kitchener and Durham, in her 88th year. Beloved wife of the late John Kalyniak whom she married in 1951. Loving mother of Michael Kalyniak and his wife Lucille of Durham, Martha Kalyniak of Kitchener, and Olga Kalyniak and her husband Rick Todd of Kitchener. Cherished grandmother of Ian, Sonya, Shannon, Jonathan, Jeremiah and Alisha. Survived by her sister Katy Sabo. Predeceased by her brother Joseph Weber. Mary was born in Serbia and was displaced during WWII and immigrated to Canada in 1948. She worked at Arrow Shirts in Kitchener until her retirement. Mary was a curious and intelligent person who spoke 4 languages. She was always learning. Mary loved nature and gardening and was an outstanding cook. She had a strong faith and was fully devoted to the Ukrainian Catholic Church of the Transfiguration in Kitchener. She loved classical music and she instilled this love in her children and grandchildren. She was very dedicated to her family in Canada and abroad. Friends may call at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, 166 Bruce Street North, Durham on Tuesday, July 29th from 7 – 9 p.m. A mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Mary’s of the Purification Roman Catholic Church, Mount Forest on Wednesday morning at 11 o’clock. A graveside service will then be held at Williamsburg Cemetery, Kitchener on Wednesday afternoon at 3:15 p.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to K-W Symphony Orchestra or Eternal Word TV Network would be appreciated by the family.  www.mccullochwatsonfuneralhome.ca

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Robinson: Jacqueline Rose of Sarnia

Jackie-Robinson-1webNow with her Lord and Savior, JACQUELINE ROSE (nee Turgeon) ROBINSON passed away surrounded by her loving family at Marshall Gowland Manor on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at the age 79. Predeceased by her husband George W. Robinson (1971).  Beloved mother of Debra Lawrence (Rod), Denise Dunn (Dan Bradley) and Jo – Ann Robinson. Cherished grandmother of Kevin, Nicole, Crystal, Tyler, Ashley, Felicia, Serena, Jonathan, Elizabeth and 9 great grandchildren. Beloved sister of Marcel Turgeon, Denise Thrasher and Colette Kingsbury, sister in-law Marguerite Dayman. Missed by her many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her brother Paul and sister Paulette. Mom was a cashier for A & P at the Christina Street and London Road locations for 19 years. She will be greatly missed by the staff and many friends at Marshall Gowland Manor. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, July 27, 2014 between the hours of 2–4 and 7–9 p.m.  Resting at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE where services will be held on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with interment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Canadian Cancer Society, Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation and Sarnia Humane Society.

 

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ASHFIELD: Roy of St. Thomas, Ont.

Posted by on July 24, 2014

Roy AshfieldASHFIELD – Roy of St. Thomas, gone from life but now with his Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, “a win, win situation”, on July 24, 2014 at the age of 69.  Beloved husband of Anne Ashfield (nee Heiskanen).  Roy is survived by children Eric (Carrie) Ashfield of Toronto, Kristina (Neal) Campbell of Waterloo; grandchildren Declan Ashfield, Riley Ashfield, Jonam Campbell, Evan Campbell; and sister Patricia Hill of Toronto.   Roy had worked for Weatherhead, as a machinist and retired as a supervisor.  He was a member of Faith Baptist Church.  In keeping with his wishes, Roy’s body has been received by the University of Toronto for anatomical study.  Arrangements are entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570).  A memorial service will take place at a later date.  If desired, donations to the London Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.

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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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