LOVIE, Lorraine (nee Schatz) of Woodstock

Posted by on July 15, 2015

Lorraine Lovie (nee Schatz) – Passed away at Woodstock Hospital on Wednesday, July 15, 2015. Lorraine was born on November 26, 1948 to Gordon and Phyllis Schatz (nee George). Beloved wife of Terry Lovie for thirty years. Cherished mother of David, Jason (Cheryl Ann), Steve, John (Cammie). She will be sadly missed by grandsons Joshua and Dustin. Predeceased by her first husband George Jenkins (1977) and by her siblings Mary Ellen (2014), Eva (1996), Allan (1991), Melva (2000), and Carol. Lorraine was adored by her step-grandchildren and by her special nieces Barb, Tammy and Chantelle. The family will receive friends at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington St. North, Woodstock on Saturday, July 18, 2015 from 11:00-12:45 p.m.  A complete funeral service will follow in the chapel at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Adam Hanley.   As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to V.O.N. Oxford. Personal condolences may be sent to www.smithleroy.com.   A heartfelt thank you to the nursing staff in the palliative care unit of the Woodstock Hospital

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MENDONCA; Helio of Strathroy

Posted by on July 15, 2015

It is with profound sadness the family of Helio Mendonca announces his sudden passing. Beloved husband of Maria Mendonca for 43 cherished years. Loving father of Mario Mendonca, Annabella Mendonca, Nelia Waun (Paul), and Amy Mendonca. Proud grandfather of Jada, Jaxon, Kole, Melayna, Lola, and Ethan. Visitation will be held on July 15th, 2015 from 7 until 9p.m at Denning’s of Strathroy. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday July 16th, 2015 at 11a.m. with an hour of visitation prior at the church. Interment to follow at All Saints Catholic Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be left at denning.ca.

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STIERS: David of London, and formerly of Lucan, Ilderton and Windsor

Posted by on July 14, 2015

Stiers, David Cowboy-W150At LHSC-University Hospital, London on Friday, July 10, 2015, of London, and formerly of Lucan, Ilderton and Windsor in his 77th year.  Dear brother of Gertrude “Trudy” Stiers of Ilderton. Predeceased by his parents Elizabeth and John Stiers.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan for one hour prior to the funeral service, which will be held on Thursday, July 16th at 11 AM with The Rev’d Matt Martin officiating.    Cremation with interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.

Donations to Crest Support Services, or the Alice Saddy Association would be appreciated by the family.

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SHARPE: Daniel Telfer of Middlesex Centre.

Posted by on July 14, 2015

PHOTOFOROBITOn July 14, 2015, Daniel Telfer Sharpe passed peacefully at his childhood home in Middlesex Centre, Ontario at the age of 81. Predeceased by his first wife Isabel La Forge and second wife Nell McGugan, brothers William and John (Jack). Survived by brothers Robert and James and sister Julia. Step father of Lorraine Beke, Rose Knight, Tim La Forge, Brad La Forge, Anita Kox, Edward McGugan, Chris Van Massenhoven, Jack McGugan and Geordie McGugan. Survived by several nieces, nephews and step grandchildren.  A Funeral Service will be held at Denning’s of Strathroy, 32 Metcalfe Street West, on Friday, July 17th, 2015 at 11am. Interment to follow at Poplar Hill Cemetery. 

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BAILEY, Earl Sr. “Bud”

Posted by on July 14, 2015

WEB_Bailey_Earl72 years, passed away on July 13, 2015 after a very brief illness. Dearly loved father of Earl Jr & wife Melissa, Sherri & Sean Vizard, Shelley Bailey. Dear Grandpa and Papa of Earl, Cody, Tanis, Skyla, Rebecca and Chloe. Brother of Elaine Rose. Predeceased by his wife Virginia Durocher and his sister Bertha Mitchell. Bud was a long time truck driver, who upon retirement in 1985, became a proud member of the Moose Lodge where he volunteered in many capacities. If you so desire, donations to the CNIB or Dragon Boats for the Cure would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Hamilton, Charles, of Calgary, Alberta formerly of Sarnia

HamiltonCharles Alexander Hamilton passed away suddenly on Monday, July 6, 2015 at his home in Calgary, Alberta at the age of 77.  Born in Petrolia, Ontario, Charlie started his career in 1956 at the Sun Oil Company (now Suncor) relocating to the Calgary office in 1985.  After 39 years with Suncor, he joined CenAlta Well Services, followed by Crown Energy as Director of Human Resources.  An avid golfer and pool player, Charlie treasured the enduring friendships he made in both Sarnia and Calgary, but above all loved time spent with his daughters and grandchildren.  Charlie is survived by children Christine Hamilton and Jennifer (Ken) Sandmoen. Grandchildren, Brenden and Sydney Sandmoen, and wife Judith (nee Edgar).  Also survived by sister-in-law Joan Glaab, nieces and nephews Michael, Maureen and Marlene Glaab, Karen and Brock (Alexandra) Edgar.  Predeceased by parents, Kathleen and Charles J. Hamilton, parents-in-law Jean and Cliff Edgar, brothers-in-law Charles Glabb and James Edgar, and sister-in-law Deanna Edgar.  A visitation will take place on Monday, July 20th from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the D.J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 102 Victoria Street N., Sarnia, Ontario, followed by a private committal service.  A celebration of life in Calgary will be announced at a later date.  Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke foundation of Canada.

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Richardson: Kenneth “KR” of Sarnia

richardsonkennethRICHARDSON, Kenneth  “KR” – For golfers in Heaven, be prepared to be challenged.  KR has come to play.  Having had at least 4 hole in ones, his last at age 90.  It is with saddened hearts we announce the passing of Kenneth Richardson KR.   Ken was an active golf & curling member as well as a past president of the SCCC for many years.  Ken was also active in the VON, Golden Kiwanis, Big Brothers, Meals on Wheels as well as at Trinity Anglican Church.  He was also a 2nd Lieutenant in the Highland Light Infantry.  Ken spent several years in the Insurance business & joined the CAA in 1964 in Kitchener but ended his career as the Manager of CAA in Sarnia in 1986.  As a teenager Ken won the Canadian Junior Speed Skating Championship in 1935.  He is survived by the love of his life, wife Helen, one daughter Janice Ryan, Barrie, 2 Grandsons, Kevin Sr. (Christy), Savannah, GA & Dr. Jason (Angie), Statesboro, GA & 5 beautiful great-grandchildren:  Kevin Jr., Kelly, Sullivan, Delaney & Brynnley all in Georgia.  Many nieces & nephews.  Predeceased by brothers Lloyd & Commander Charles & sisters  Annie, Gerty & Betty.  Favorite expression when he saw his beautiful great-grandsons wives was “HELLO HONEY”.  A celebration of life will be held at a future date.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society & the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario.  Arrangements entrusted to the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE.  Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

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RATH: L. Delight (Wright) of Grand Bend

Posted by on July 14, 2015

Rath, Delight-W150At South Huron Hospital, Exeter, on Tuesday, July 14, 2015, of Grand Bend at the age of 88.  Beloved wife of the late William (Bill) Rath (1997).  Dear mother of Judy and Ted Sanders of RR 1 Grand Bend, and Joan Rath and Phil Jeanveau of Exeter, and mother-in-law of Pam Rath of Sarnia.  Dear grandmother of Wanda Sanders, Phillip and Jenny, Jason and Kylie; Jennifer and Robin, Samantha and Pat; and great-grandmother of Cameron.  Dear sister and sister-in-law of Ruth Darby of Chatham, and Ray McLachlan of Harrow.  Predeceased by her son David, and her sister Joyce McLachlan.

A Celebration of Life will be held at the Veteran’s Memorial Branch #498 (Grand Bend Legion), 20 Municipal Drive, Grand Bend on Friday, July 17th from 2:00 – 4:00 PM, with words of remembrance held at 3:00 PM.  Cremation with private family interment Pinery Cemetery, Grand Bend.

Donations to the South Huron Hospital, the Canadian Cancer Society, or the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

Haskett Funeral Home, Exeter entrusted with arrangements, www.haskettfh.com.

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DIETRICH, Ada Ethel (Shank) of Exeter, formerly of Grand Bend and RR 3, Dashwood, age 98

Posted by on July 14, 2015

DIETRICH:  Peacefully, at Exeter Villa Nursing Home, on Sunday, July 12, 2015, Ada Ethel (Shank) Dietrich, recently of Exeter, formerly of Grand Bend and RR 3, Dashwood, age 98.  Beloved wife of the late Roy John Dietrich (1966).  Loved mother and mother-in-law of Vera Dietrich (Joyce Leighton) of Goderich, Milton (Barb) Dietrich of RR 3, Dashwood, Donald Dietrich (Carol Zimmer) of RR 8, Parkhill.  Loved Gram of Leanne Beth Dietrich of Kitchener and Bradley Dietrich (Shari Becker) of RR 1, Kirkton.  Treasured Great-Gramma Ada of Owen and Jaden.  Dear sister of Ellen Smithers of RR 2, Zurich.  Ada will be remembered by her many nieces, nephews and their families.  Predeceased by her infant son Leonard Dietrich (1940), parents John and Ethel (Blair) Shank, sister Evelyn Pickering, infant brother Lloyd Shank and brother Floyd Shank (WWII), brothers-in-law Cecil Smithers and Ross Pickering.  Resting at the T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood with visitation Tuesday from 6 to 9 p.m. Parish and family prayers at the Funeral Home Tuesday at 8:45 pm.  The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Roman Catholic Church, Mount Carmel, Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 11 a.m. The Rev. Fr. Len Desjardins celebrant. Interment Mount Carmel Cemetery.  Ada was born 98 years ago on a farm in Vonda, Saskatchewan.  Fond of children, Ada babysat many youngsters once her own children had grown up.  She was also an avid quilter, quietly contributing many beautiful pieces throughout the years. She was a long time member of the Crediton Women’s Institute and the Catholic Women’s League.  If desired, memorial donations (payable by cheque) to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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ARCHIBALD, Mary Frances (nee Boles)

Posted by on July 14, 2015

web_archibald_maryPeacefully on July 13, 2015 at the age of 97. Beloved wife of the late Albert (2003). Predeceased by her parents Francis Edward Boles and Celestine Boles (nee McDermott) and her brothers and their wives Wilf and Loreen Boles, Joseph and Betty Boles. Dear sister-in-law of Shirley Archibald and Helen Archibald (Andrew 2003). Loving aunt of Ann (Boles) and Frank Conforti, Elizabeth Boles, Ellen Boles, Joe and Debbie Boles, Barb (Boles) and Matt MacDonald, Patti Boles, Mark Archibald and Julie Coatsworth, Sharron Archibald, Randall and Carmen Archibald, Mary (Archibald) and Don Tweten. Many great nieces and nephews will miss Aunt Mary. She will be missed by her special friend Pat Adam and also all of her many older friends and newer friends at Kensington Court and Huron Lodge. Mary was a retired nurse and truly enjoyed her time with Dr. Durocher and later in the Fracture Room at Hotel-Dieu Hospital. Special thanks to the staff at Huron Lodge for making Mary’s stay comfortable and happy. If you so desire, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Cremation has taken place and a Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, July 17, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Corpus Christi Church (1400 Cabana Rd. W.). Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Shreve, Gladys Lenore (nee Washington)

Posted by on July 14, 2015

Passed away peacefully on July 11, 2015 at 94 years of age to be reunited with her loving husband Arthur (2015) and parents Lloyd and Elizabeth Washington and brother Lloyd (Rosie). Loving mother of Frances (the late Jerry) Williams, Sheila (Edward) Wright, Michael (Leslie) Shreve and Edena Shreve. Treasured Gram of Christian, Briana, Anthony, Darren, Brendan (Jackie), Sandy and great-grandmother of Kiana, Alexa, Michaila, Ketiya and Mckenzie. Special friend of Mother Chavis. Gladys will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and dear friends. If you so desire, donations to the Alzheimer Society Windsor & Essex Co. would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Friday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Saturday at 10:00am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Procession to Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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MITCHELL, Donald Alan

Posted by on July 14, 2015

web_mitchell_donaldPassed away peacefully on July 12, 2015 at 90 years of age. Loving husband of the late Yvonne (2014) for 69 years. Cherished father of Marilyn Donohue (Dan), Maureen, Mari-Jo, Michelle Stroud and husband Dave and predeceased by daughter Marianne (1960). Beloved grandfather of Marianne and husband Patrick, Shawn and wife Leianne, Jennifer and husband William, Megan, Lauren, Daniel, Robert, David, Michael and wife Cezanne. Proud great-grandfather of 11 beautiful grandchildren. Caring brother of Madeline (the late Irving) and predeceased by Robert (Alice) and Loretta (Theo). Many loving and caring sister and brother-in-laws, nieces and nephews will all mourn his passing. Donald, a WWII Naval Veteran, retired from Hiram Walker & Sons with over 42 years of dedicated service. If you so desire, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Lung Association of Windsor would be appreciated. Visitation Friday July 17, 2015 from 10:00am until time of service at 12:00pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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BROCK: Michael George, of London

Posted by on July 13, 2015

Brock editPassed away peacefully at home on Monday, July 13th, 2015 in his 63rd year.  Loving husband of Pauline.  Devoted father of Josh, Lindsay (Simon), and Adam (Jenn).  Dear Grandfather of Logan, Mackenzie, Hannah and Jackson.  Mike will be missed by his many family, friends and colleagues.  Mike was always smiling, so please carry on his legacy by making someone smile every day!  A celebration of Mike’s life will be held at the HERMITAGE CLUB, 1040 Commissioners Road West, London on Saturday, July 18th, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, donations in Mike’s memory may be made to the South Western Ontario Region – Canadian Hemophilia Society.

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GRIFFITHS: Mrs. Ruth (nee Seger), of Dutton, formerly of St. Thomas, Ontario

Posted by on July 13, 2015

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GRIFFITHS, Mrs. Ruth (nee Seger), formerly of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully at her residence, Bobier Villa, Dutton on Friday, July 10, 2015, in her 95th year. Dearly loved mother of Gayle Cudney (Wayne), of St. Thomas, and Ernie Griffiths (late Joan), of Delhi. Loving sister of the late Robert Seger (Eunice of St. Thomas). Special friend of Ruth Prowse, of St. Thomas. Chosen second mother of Sandy Whitcroft (Glenn), and Drucilla Paul (David), all of St. Thomas. Dear aunt of Janice Lambert (Bill), of Toronto, and Greg Seger (Shelly), of St. Thomas. Born in St. Thomas, ON, November 18, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Stella (nee Holmes) Seger. Ruth was a retired secretary at Ontario Government Probation & Parole Aftercare. She was a Past Matron and life member of Central Star Chapter #57, O.E.S., St. Thomas, a member of Golden Acres Chapter #305, O.E.S., Shedden, a Past President of the St. Thomas Lioness’ Club, and a past member of the Epithean Sisters. Ruth was a very talented person, having done oil painting, Danish wool pictures, ceramics, paper tole and working on butterflies that provided joy to many. Family and friends are invited to celebrate Ruth’s life at a reception to be held on Thursday, July 16th from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the St. Thomas Seniors’ Centre, 225 Chestnut St., St. Thomas. Memorial donations to Eyes Right or the Canadian Diabetes Association gratefully acknowledged. Arrangements entrusted to the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160). A special thank you to Dr. Cathy Faulds for her dedicated service over the years, and to the awesome nurses and P.S.W. staff at Bobier Villa, your compassion and care of Ruth over the years was deeply appreciated.

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HENDERSON: John “Jack” of Forest, Ontario

Posted by on July 13, 2015

IMGPeacefully passed away at the age of 86, at St. Joseph’s Hospice in Sarnia after a brief struggle with cancer on Sunday, July 12, 2015.  Jack was the devoted and loving husband of 50 years to his wife Bobbie (McGee)(Watford Quality Care).  Jack will be greatly missed by his children Jennifer Chalupka and her husband Brian of Alvinston, Ontario, and Patti Henderson of Coquitlam, B.C.  His loss will be deeply felt by his three cherished grandchildren, Kyle, Shelby and Corey Chalupka.  Jack will indeed be missed by his sister Madeline Walterhouse and her husband John, his sister in law Ilene Henderson, and brother and sister inlaw Allan McGee and his wife Shirley and his many nieces and nephews.  Jack was predeceased by his parents Milt and Alice Henderson, brother Bill and sister Vera Miner.  Jack always had a smile on his face, a cheery disposition.  He was known for his numerous stories, poems and jokes.  He found the joy in life, whether it was farming, selling real estate or delivering the London Free Press.  Jack loved watching the Blue Jays and Maple Leafs.  He loved his morning coffee and with the guys and gals at the Huron Cove.  His final years with Bobbie were happy ones in their little white house.  The last year was a struggle but Jack was steadfast and lovingly took care of Bobbie in her struggles with dementia until he no longer could manage.  His last days were spent in the tender care of the staff at St. Joseph’s Hospice.  Visitation took place at DENNINGS OF FOREST, 9 James Street South, Forest, on Tuesday, July 14, 2015, from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm.  A Funeral Service followed on Wednesday morning, July 15, 2015, at 11:00 am at Forest United Church.  Interment followed at Bethel Cemetery.  Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, the Canadian Cancer Society or to Forest United Church.  Online condolences may be left at www.denning.ca 

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BRISEBOIS: J. R. Maurice of Port Lambton, Ontario

Posted by on July 13, 2015

BRISEMaurice BriseboisBOIS – Joseph Raymond Maurice of Port Lambton, Ont. passed away peacefully on July 11, 2015 at the age of 70.  Beloved husband of Sue Brisebois (nee Wilson).   Loving son of Lillianne Brisebois of Sudbury.  Maurice is survived by his daughter Laureen (Jeff) Devereaux of Brigden; his stepsons Ed (Julie) DuPont of Corunna, Ted (Cheryl) DuPont of Fort Erie; grandchildren Jacob, Jessey, Jeremy, Ethan, Ben, Nicole, Daniel; siblings Sylvia (Terry) Rahn of Hanmer, Yvonne (Tom) Giambattista of Val Caron, Norm (Linda) Brisebois of Sudbury, Monique Severin of Sudbury, Gilles Brisebois of Sudbury, George Brisebois of Sudbury; several nieces and nephews; and by his dear friend Denis Trudeau.  Predeceased by his father Laurier Brisebois, his siblings Wilfred, Linda and Louise. Moe had been an auto body specialist, restoring classic cars for many years, and racing cars in his younger days.  He also loved to play music and was a member of various bands throughout his life. Moe loved life and always had a great smile, even during his courageous battle with lung cancer, remaining positive right to the end.  Arrangements have been entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570).  In keeping Maurice’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation or service. Interment of ashes at a later date.  If desired, donations to Cancer Research or a charity of your choosing would be appreciated.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at  www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com

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COOMBS, Michael

Posted by on July 12, 2015

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90, years passed away peacefully with his son Brian by his side on July 10, 2015 at L.D.M. hospital. Beloved Husband of the late Antoinette (2003). Beloved father of Kevin (Butch) and wife Patti, Robert (Bob) and wife Brenda, Suzanne and husband Stephan, and Brian. Cherished Papa of Michael, Kenny, Robert, Laura, Christina, and Great Papa of Michael Jr., Kaylee, Austin, Andre, Andrew, Christopher, Justin, Katelyn, Stacey, Riley and Brandi. Great Great Papa of Caydin, Zack and Ashanti. Dear brother of Ronald, Maurice and sisters Maureen, Helen, Jackie. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. A Graveside Service to celebrate Michael’s life will be held at Lakeview Cemetery Leamington on Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Fr. Danny Santos officiating. Memorial donations may be made, by cheque, to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association by contacting Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington at 519-326-2631. Friends may share memories and at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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ROBERTS: Helen (Essery) of Exeter and formerly of Chiselhurst

Posted by on July 12, 2015

Roberts, Helen-W150Peacefully, with family by her side, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter, on Saturday, July 11, 2015, of Exeter and formerly of Chiselhurst, in her 91st year.  Beloved wife of Edward (Ted) Roberts for 67 years.  Dear mother of Margaret (Marian) and Guy Lee of Seaforth, Jim and Ruth Roberts of Maple Ridge BC, Cathy and Kevin Cullen of Cambridge, Tom Roberts of Exeter, and Linda and David Smith of London.  Dear grandmother of Jessica; Michael, Mark, Tanya, Allison; Lisa, Margaret, Christopher, Helen-Janine, Amilea; Sarah, Ashlee, William, Kaitlin; and great-grandmother of Draven, Wynter, Sabastian, Sierra, Lachlan.  Dear sister of Mary Margaret Passmore of Owen Sound.  Predeceased by her sister Beatrice Essery, and brother Donald Essery.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Monday 2-4 and 7-9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 14th at 11 AM with Rev. Harry Disher officiating.  Interment Exeter Cemetery.

Donations to the Alzheimer Society or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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CUMMINGS; Leanne of Strathroy

Posted by on July 11, 2015

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Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice, surrounded by her family on Friday, July 10th, 2015 in her 50th year. Beloved wife of Jay Cummings. Loving mother of Jena, Justine, Jace and Jessica. Dear sister of Greg (Rachel) and Jeff Moskal. Predeceased by her parents Edmund and Delores Moskal. Leanne will be missed by her many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Cherished by in-laws James “Jim” (Lynne) Cummings, James “Buck” (Susan) and Jeff Cummings. A private memorial service will be held on Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 at Denning’s of Strathroy at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Children’s educational trust account. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denning.ca

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VAN TRIGT: David Martin of London

Posted by on July 11, 2015

It is with sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of David Martin Van Trigt of London, on Monday, July 6, 2015, at the age of 51. Much loved husband of Lisa and proud father of Emma and Sarah.  He will be missed by siblings Rita (Allan), Gertrude, Eugene, Cecilia (Bob) and Jamie (Anita), brother-in-law Dave and by many nieces and nephews. David, a chartered accountant, forged many strong partnerships throughout a successful career spanning PricewaterhouseCoopers, Air Ontario, Trudell Medical, and Columbia Sportswear. David was an active volunteer, serving on the boards of St. Joseph’s Health Care, the London Community Foundation and the Boys and Girls Club of London. An avid golfer and sports fan, David enjoyed his weekend rounds at Sunningdale, where the financial wins and losses were always trumped by the camaraderie and jokes that followed each game. These times helped him cope every time his beloved Toronto Maple Leafs lost a game. Many thanks to our network of caring friends, colleagues, neighbours, family members, PSWs and the hospice staff and volunteers who supported us throughout this journey. We appreciate and value the many kindnesses and friendship you provided. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where the funeral service will be conducted on Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. A private interment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Joseph’s Hospice, London.

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BELLAMY: Ronald “Ron”, of St. Thomas, Ontario

Posted by on July 10, 2015

ron bellamy 001BELLAMY, Ronald “Ron”, of St. Thomas, passed away at his residence on Thursday, July 9, 2015, in his 84th year. Beloved husband of the late Margaret “Marg” (nee Doan) Bellamy (2001). Dearly loved father of Rob Bellamy (Kim Dauphinee) of Toronto, John Bellamy (Sherry) of Orangeville, and Anne Bellamy (John Wilman) of London, England. Cherished grandfather of Katie, Scotty, and Grace Bellamy. Also fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews. Born in London, England, June 2, 1932, he was the son of the late Albert and Ethel Bellamy. Ron was a real estate broker in St. Thomas for 26 years. He taught ballroom dancing for a number of years, and was an avid artist, gardener, reader and amateur historian. In keeping with his wishes, cremation has taken place. Relatives and friends will be received on Tuesday, July 14th from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) where a service to celebrate his life will be held on Wednesday, July 15th at 11:00 a.m. Memorial donations to Autism Speaks Canada or the Canadian Cancer Society will be gratefully acknowledged.

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BALDEOSINGH: Joshua of Alberta and formerly of London

Posted by on July 10, 2015

Joshua was a knight. He fought for knowledge, truth and justice. He was valiant in the face of trials, and he was a saviour for The Saviour. He was a knight in shining armour to all his friends and family. Joshua passed away suddenly, as a result of a motor vehicle accident in Alberta, on Monday, July 6, 2015, Joshua Baldeosingh at the age of 26 years. Beloved husband of Brittany (née Orme) and cherished father of Eve. Loving son of Tony and Susanne Baldeosingh. Dear brother of Josia, Jesse and Jedaiah. Cherished grandson of Mahadeo and Jankie Baldeosingh, Ingrid and the late Hanns Schulz.  Missed by his in-laws Garry and Linda Orme, and their son Preston. Fondly remembered by his uncles, aunts and cousins.  He will also be missed by his extended family and friends in Trinidad and Tobago, Germany, Australia, Greece and throughout Canada. Joshua was completing his Master of Divinity towards becoming an Anglican Priest. God called our son Joshua by name and placed him in our home and we were honoured and blessed to raise him and see him grow into a Godly man and a Godly influence. It was God’s good pleasure to bless us for these past 26 years and it is now God’s good pleasure to call him home and we are thankful and grateful that he was an integral part of this family. Yes he will be deeply and dearly missed, now truly he is walking in his priestly robes just as he envisioned. See you soon! The funeral service will be conducted at ST. PAUL’S CATHEDRAL, 472 Richmond Street, London, on Monday, July 13, 2015 at 1:00 p.m., with visitation one hour prior. Interment at Oakland Cemetery, London. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Joshua are asked to consider the Eve Baldeosingh Trust Fund. ***Donations are through Christ Church Millarville, PO Box 404, Turner Valley, Alberta, T0L 2A0  www.meotaparish.ca. Please make cheque payable to “Brittany Baldeosingh”.***

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THOMPSON: Robert Edward of Exeter

Posted by on July 10, 2015

Thompson, Bob-W150With family by his side at LHSC-Victoria Hospital, London on Thursday, July 9, 2015, of Exeter, in his 76th year. Long-time and loving partner of Doris Hackney. Dear father of Natasha and Mike Ohler of London, and Chris and Zoie Thompson of St. Marys. Dear step-father of Dennis and Linda Hackney, and Linda and Glen Finch all of Lucan. Fondly remembered by many grandchildren, and 3 step-great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Albert and Jean Thompson of Belleville, and step-brother of Jack and Gloria Hill of Toronto. Predeceased by his father and step-mother Albert and Martha Thompson, and his mother Elsie Hill, and his sister Betty Irvine.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter on Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Monday, July 13th at 11 AM. Cremation to follow.

Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or the Huron SPCA (Humane Society) would be appreciated by the family.

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MARTIN: Dave of RR#1 Elmwood

Posted by on July 10, 2015

Passed away suddenly at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Walkerton on Wednesday, July 8th, 2015. David Thomas Neil Martin, of RR#1 Elmwood, in his 71st year. Beloved husband of Shirley (nee Pfeffer). Loving father of Vicki Martin-Hallett and Gary Anderson of Lucan, Ron Martin and Destinie Martin of Cambridge, and Lori Martin and Mike Hall of St. Mary’s. Cherished grandfather of Max, Myles, Zander, Cameron, Byron, Brett, Owen, Zachary, Paige, Connor and Quinn. Brother of Bob Martin of Ottawa and Michael Martin and Peter Martin both of Calgary. Brother-in-law of Bud and Carol Pfeffer, Ron and Helen Pfeffer and Sharon and Ron Burrell. Predeceased by his daughter Cheryl Elaine and his brother Ron Martin. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Dave’s life will be held at the family home (034229 Grey Road 5, Elmwood) on Saturday, July 18th, 2015 from 2 – 6 p.m. (Please bring a lawn chair). As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family and may be made by contacting the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, Durham at 519-369-3837.  www.mccullochwatsonfuneralhome.ca

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DODGE: Suzanne Darlene, of Forest, Ontario

Posted by on July 10, 2015

webpicDodge, Mrs. Suzan Darlene (Leonard)

Passed away peacefully at her residence in Forest, Ontario, on Monday, July 6, 2015, at the age of 61 years.  Dear mother of Christopher Leonard (Tiffany) of Forest.  Loving grandmother of Heather, Ryan, Megan, Andrew and newborn Audrey Suzan.  Sister of Linda, Bob, Peter, Don & Mike.  Private family service, with interment to follow at Glenwood Cemetery, Picton, Ontario.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to DENNINGS OF FOREST   www.denning.ca 

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