MURPHY: Elizabeth (Betty) (McElhone) of Lucan

Posted by on August 21, 2014

Murphy, BettyAt Grey Bruce Health Care, Owen Sound on Wednesday, August 20, 2014, of Lucan in her 73rd year. Beloved wife of the late Russell O’Connell (1966) and the late Terry Murphy (1983). Dear friend of Wes Hickson of Lucan. Dear mother of Dan and Patti Murphy, and Glen Murphy all of Lucan. Dear grandmother of Drew, Raelyn, Adam and Emalee. Dear sister of Bob and Dorothy McElhone of LaSalette, Tom McElhone and Pat McElhone both of Simcoe, and Paul and Norma McElhone of Edmonton. Fondly remembered by the Hickson family. Predeceased by a sister-in-law Rita.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM.  The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick Church, 32922 Richmond Street, Lucan on Saturday, August 23rd 10AM with Father Dariusz Lewandowski, C.S.M.A. presiding.  Interment St. Patrick Cemetery, Lucan.

Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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HUNTE: Doreen of London

Posted by on August 21, 2014

HUNTE, Doreen – Passed away peacefully at University Hospital on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 in her 90th year. Beloved wife of Michael. Loving mother of Cheryl Wischlinski (George), Kevin Hunte (Linda), Paul Hunte and the late Linda Hunte.  Treasured grandmother of Jay, Liisha, Kara, Alyssa, Joshua, Katelyn, Raven and Storm.  Also treasured by six great-grandchildren. Lovingly remembered by her special niece Margaret Gamble (Melvin) and by her siblings in Barbados. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where the funeral service will be conducted on Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Interment, Woodland Cemetery. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Doreen are asked to consider the London Health Sciences Foundation – Cancer Centre. Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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PROULX: Wilma Jean (nee Ede) of Woodstock

Posted by on August 21, 2014

PROULX, Wilma Jean – Passed away at the Woodstock General Hospital on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 in her 69th year.  Loving wife of R. Moon Mc Mullen.  Beloved Mom of Rob Proulx, Brenda Taylor (Bob), Evelyn Cassar (Brian) and step-mother of Mary Kay Underhill and Mary Ann Sawatzky.  Lovingly remembered by her 14 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren.  Dear sister of Lois Lampkin, Kate Gallant (Ken), Lynda Williams (Rob) and sister in law of Doug Rutledge.  Predeceased by her parents Fred and Hazel (nee Campbell) Ede, her siblings John Ede, Alan Ede, Ila Rutledge, Kathy Ede and her brother in law Ben Lampkin.   Also survived by many nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.   Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Sunday from  2-4 & 7 – 9 p.m.  A complete funeral service will be held in the chapel on Monday, August 25, 2014 at 1 p.m. with Rev. V. Jane  VanPatter officiating.  Private family interment will take place at a later date in Hillview Cemetery, Woodstock.  If desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.  Smith-LeRoy, 519-537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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TAYLES: E. Jean (Keller)

Posted by on August 20, 2014

square cropTAYLES, Elizabeth Jean (nee Keller) – Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at Bluewater Health Palliative Care, Sarnia, surrounded by her loving family. Dedicated and caring wife to the late David (2010) for 58 years. The best mom ever to Debbie Brown (Dave), Karen Fraser (Rick), Margo Smith (Greg), Mary-Jo McAuley (Pat), Mark Tayles (Janice) and Brad Tayles (Kellie). Loving grandma to 15 grandchildren:  Taylor (Lauren) Brown; David (Jenn) Fraser, Lynsey (Kevin) Philipsen and Jamie (Danielle) Fraser; Brandon Smith, Corey (Jenny) Smith and Travis Smith; Shannon (Trevor) Waller and Shawna (Stu) Chartrand; Justin, Lauren and Kevin Tayles; Brayden and Breanna Tayles;  Joel (Courtney) Scullin. Proud G.G. Ma to 12 great grandchildren:  Ainsley and Ashton Fraser; Fraser and Kensley Philipsen; Hazelynn and Primrose Smith; Reese and Madelane Waller; Caitlan, Alexandra and Dylan Chartrand; and Mariah Scullin. Predeceased by her parents Joseph and Isabella Keller and her sisters Nettaline, Bernice, Edith, and Margaret.  Survived by her sister Isabella, and her brothers Joseph (Gail) Keller, and George (Kit) Keller. Jean was a warm, kind hearted, strong and reliable lady who was completely devoted to her family, friends and neighbours.  Her laughter, love and support will live forever in our hearts.  She will truly be missed by all whose lives she touched. She was proud of her nursing career at St. Joseph’s Sarnia, and also proud of her creative talents which she passed along to her daughters!  Her love of nature and animals, especially her feathered friends, was a tribute to her nurturing spirit. By the way, our Dad sent a special double rainbow to escort Mom to heaven, on the night of her passing. Our heartfelt thanks go out to Dr. Allison Crombeen and the incredible team of nurses and auxiliary staff at Bluewater Health, Palliative Care. Cremation has taken place and at Jean’s request there will be no visitation. A memorial Mass in celebration of Jean’s life will be held at St. Benedict’s Roman Catholic Church, 1011 Oak Ave., Sarnia, at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, August 22, 2014.  A “celebration of life” luncheon will be held following the mass at St. Benedicts Parish Hall. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Bluewater Health Palliative Care, the Sarnia & District Humane Society, or St. Joseph’s Hospice  (cheques only at the funeral home please). Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia.  smithfuneralhome.ca

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HODGINS: Catherine (Craig) (Hutchinson)

Posted by on August 20, 2014

HODGINS picture0000001APeacefully at Afton Park Place on Monday, August 18, 2014, Catherine (Hutchinson) Hodgins passed away at the age of 90. Beloved wife of James Hodgins. Loving mother of Sharon (Gary) Fitzgibbon, Ronald Hutchinson (the late Glenda), Catherine (Roger) Gilmore and John (Nancy) Hutchinson. Cherished grandmother of nine grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Predeceased by her first husband James Hutchinson (1971), her siblings Donald, Hazel and Helen, and her granddaughter Mona. Lovingly remembered by the Hodgins family: Jim, Sylvia (the late Roger), Sharon (Rick), Linda (Terry), the late Bonnie (Don), and many grandchildren.  Family and friends will be received on Thursday, August 21, 2014, from 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 Friday, August 22, 2014, at Smith Funeral Home. Interment to follow in Resurrection Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Sarnia & District Humane Society or the charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at smithfuneralhome.ca

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CHILDS: Janet L. (nee Dunlop) of St. Thomas, Ont.

Posted by on August 20, 2014

Janet ChildsCHILDS- Janet Childs passed away at the St. Thomas -Elgin General Hospital on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at the age of 60.  Janet is survived by her husband Jeff of St. Thomas; her children Erin McCraney of Calgary, Alberta, Scott (Amber) McCraney and their children Landen and Briar of Listowel, Shawn Emerson of Owen Sound, and Tara Childs of Owen Sound; her sister Laurie (Charlie) Mungar of St. Thomas; and by her brother Peter Dunlop of Lyons.  Predeceased by her parents Alfred and Barbara Dunlop.  Janet worked as a nurse at Elgin Manor.  Arrangements entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570).  Cremation has taken place and a private graveside service will be held in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, London on a later date.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com

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TETRO, Lorna Cooke

Posted by on August 20, 2014

Tetro, Lorna-W150Lorna Cooke Tetro passed away on August 19, 2014 in Exeter, Ontario, in her 94th year. Lorna was predeceased by her husband James L Cooke (1977) and Robert Tetro (2000) and leaves son Jim Cooke Jr. of Lighthouse Cove and daughter Cass Bayley (Adrian) of Hensall. She was the proud grandmother of Erin Ross (Quinn) of Bayfield, Gregg Cooke of Lighthouse Cove, Nic and Gresham Bayley (Meredith Slemko) of Toronto. She also leaves her Connecticut family including James Tetro of Connecticut, Bill Tetro of Florida and the late Bob Tetreault (Tim LaNoir) of Florida. This family and their children and grandchildren were a huge delight in her life.

Lorna was the daughter of Hugh Bathgate McKinnon (Liberal MP Rainy River/Kenora) and Edna Dagnault. She was the last living of their seven children Billy McKinnon, Hugh McKinnon, Dorothy Higginson, Monica Jackson, Helen McKinnon and Ed McKinnon. The McKinnon clan was a central part of Lorna’s life and she leaves many nieces and nephews.

Lorna was a kind, classy and extraordinary woman who led a full and colourful life in Ontario, Connecticut and Florida. She was an avid golfer, swimmer, skier and curler who enjoyed world travels with a host of exemplary friends. Lorna weathered the many glories and tribulations that a long life brings with unwavering grace. She will be greatly missed.

Friends and family are invited to a celebration of Lorna’s life on Saturday September 6th at 11am at the Bayley Farm. In lieu of flowers kindly donate to the South Huron Hospital Foundation (Exeter) or a charity of your choice in Lorna’s name.

Haskett Funeral Home, Exeter entrusted with arrangements.  Condolences may be forwarded through www.haskettfh.com.

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COUTINHO: Evaristo of London

Posted by on August 19, 2014

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Peacefully after a struggle, surrounded by his family at Elmwood Place, Evaristo Tavares Coutinho in his 92nd year.  Loving husband of Marian Olsen Coutinho.  Beloved father of Grace, Ana, Tereza and Paula Coutinho.  Proud grandfather of Mavis and Leo Everett Coutinho.  He will be missed by his nieces, nephews and their families, both in Canada and Portugal.  Predeceased by his son Tony Coutinho and his brothers, Joao and Manuel Coutinho.  Evaristo was a man who loved to laugh, was generous in his hospitality, greatly enjoyed playing his mandolin and instilled a love of music in his family.   He was always active, cycling well into his 80’s.  Arriving in Canada in 1955, Evaristo settled in London in 1960.  He was proud of his Portuguese heritage and his Canadian citizenship.  Visitation will be held at A. Millard George Funeral Home 60 Ridout Street South on Thursday August 21st, 2014 from 7:00-9:00 p.m.  The funeral service and reception will be held at A. Millard George Funeral Home on Friday August 22, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Peter Leonard officiating.  Cremation and interment will take place at a later date.  As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Salvation Army www.salvationarmy.ca/donate-now or a charity of one’s choice.  Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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MILLER: Joyce Mary of Strathroy, Ontario

Posted by on August 19, 2014

MILLER, Joyce –Peacefully at home with her family on Tuesday August 19th, 2014. Joyce Mary Miller (Eagleden) of Strathroy in her 81st year. Lovingly remembered by her husband of 58 years, Morris. Dear mother of Jeff (Shelley) of Kincardine and Greg (Kim Harrison) of Strathroy. Loving grandmother of Scott, Dale and Kristyn Miller and Ayrne and Shannon Evans. Dear sister of Don Eagleden (Lois) of Strathroy. A private family graveside service will take place on Thursday August 21st, 2014. In lieu of flowers donations to the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy. Arrangements entrusted to Denning Bros. Funeral Home, Strathroy (519) 245-1023. Share a memory at denning.ca

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HYDE: Harvey of Exeter

Posted by on August 19, 2014

Hyde, Harvey-W150At the Exeter Villa, on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 of Exeter, at the age of 103.  Beloved husband of the late Florence (Malcolm) Hyde (2005).  Dear father of Norman and Maxine Hyde of Huron Park, Jim and Leona Hyde of London, Fred and Catherine Hyde of Navan, and Margaret Hyde of London.  Dear grandfather of Ted and Gretchen, Alan; Brent and Emily, Shena and great-grandfather of Calum.  Predeceased by his sister Violet Vier.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street West of Main) on Friday, August 29th from 4-8 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 30th at 11 AM with Dorothy Henderson, former minister at Caven Presbyterian Church officiating.  Interment Hensall Union Cemetery.

Donations to the Exeter Villa – Memorial Fund, Caven Presbyterian Church, or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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LAWSON: Dr. Roy W.

Posted by on August 19, 2014

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Whom he loved and served

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 Lawson picture0000001APeacefully, surrounded by loving family, on  Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Bluewater Health, Dr. Roy W. Lawson passed away at the age of 82. Dear son of Rev. Roy F. and Elsie Lawson. Dearly loved husband of Joan. Loving father of Dan (Carolyn), Dave (Judy), and Doug. Treasured grandfather of Andra (Christopher) Perry, Jared, John and Jennifer and cherished great-grandfather of Mackenna Grace Perry. Dear brother of Ed Lawson (Barb) of Atlanta, GA. Roy will be missed by nieces Karen, Kim, Kathy and nephew Kevin.  Family and friends will be received at Temple Baptist Church, 1410 Quinn Drive, Sarnia, on Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.  A funeral service will be held at Temple Baptist Church, on Friday, August 22, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. A private interment will take place in Lakeview Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to The Fellowship of the Evangelical Baptist Churches in Canada (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at smithfuneralhome.ca

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ADAMS: Steven of London

Posted by on August 19, 2014

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Peacefully surrounded by his family and close friends, on Sunday, August 17th, 2014, Steve Adams in his 60th year passed away, after a short battle with leukemia.  Predeceased by his father Ken. Steve will be deeply missed by his mother Sadie, Aunt Anna, Brothers George (Alison), and Ken (Nancy), nephews Robert and Geoffrey, niece Heather. Steve will also be missed by long-time friend Donna and daughters Samantha and Katrina.  Steve was a longtime member of Local 593 as a Steamfitter.  He contributed generously his time to the Moose Lodge, and to the Duchess of Kent and Delaware Legions. A  Celebration of Life will be held at 2 P.M. on Saturday August 23rd, 2014 at the London Union Hall Local 593, 523  First Street, London. The family thanks the Oncology Department  at Victoria Hospital, Dr. Lazo-Langner, Dr.  Howson-Jan,  Nurse Practitioner; Maureen, and the caring  and compassionate Oncology Nurses  who looked after  Steve during his illness.  As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada would be gratefully received. A. Millard George Funeral Home, entrusted with arrangements 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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PENICH, Helma a resident of Bothwell

Posted by on August 19, 2014

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Penich: Helma K., a resident of Bothwell, passed away peacefully at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at the age of 78. Born in Chatham, daughter of the late John Sr. and Katherine (Judt) Gartner. Beloved wife of Mike Penich Sr.. Loving mother of Mike Penich Jr. (Christine) of R.R.#1 Newbury, Steven Penich of Peachland B.C., Barb Dinner (Chuck) of Bothwell, Dan Penich (Grace) of London, Shelly Carson (Roy) of Powell River B.C. Helma will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Shaneka (Tim), Jesse, Jordon, Dalton, Shane (Jackie), Stephanie, Joel, Elijah, Steve, Noah, and great-grandchildren  Samantha, Lexi, J’Lynn, Madison and Austin. Helma is survived by her dear Sister of MaryAn Langlois (Len) of Chatham, and dear brothers John Gartner Jr. (Doreen) of Bothwell, Peter Gartner (Randi) of Chatham. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. The Penich family will receive friends at the Badder & Robinson Funeral Home, 211 Elm St.  Bothwell on Thursday from 2 – 4pm and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday, August 22, 2014 at 11 AM with Fr. Ray Lawhead officiating. Interment St. Ignatius Cemetery, Bothwell. Donations (by cheque) to the Bothwell Optimist Club, Royal Canadian Legion, Bothwell, or Four Counties Health Services Foundation would be appreciated. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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BAGULEY: David (Professor) of London

Posted by on August 19, 2014

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BAGULEY, David (Professor) – Peacefully at Victoria Hospital on Sunday, August 17, 2014, David Baguley, of London, in his 75th year.  Dear father of Natasha Baguley-Ahmad and her husband Azfar and Alexander Baguley and his wife Julie.  Loving brother of Tony Baguley.  Treasured Grandpa of Yasmine and Jude.  Also will be missed by Monica, Carolina, Emilia, Jayne and John.  Friends and family are invited to share memories on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London.  Those wishing to make a donation in memory of David are asked to consider the Canadian Cancer Society. Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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Yee, Lise (née Lambert)

Posted by on August 18, 2014

It is with profound sadness and broken hearts that the family would like to announce the peaceful passing of Lise Madeleine Lambert Yee at Hospice of Windsor in Windsor, Ontario on August 18, 2014. Lise, born in the heart of Shawinigan, Québec had a joie de vivre, love for laughter and her beloved french language and culture. In the prime of her life she was an avid skier, golfer, fitness instructor and racquet sports enthusiast . She leaves behind her loving and devoted husband of 54 years William Yee and her dearest loving daughters Paulinka (Shawn) and Nadia (Dane). She was a treasured grandmother to Connor Rumfeldt, Evan Clatney and Griffin Clatney. Loving sister-in-law to Dr. George and Faye Yee and Margaret Wong. Predeceased by her parents Alcide and Marianne Lambert, her sisters Ninette (Bill) Tobin and Lucette (Marc) Blackburn and her brother André (Denise) Lambert. She will be sadly missed by her many cousins, nieces, and nephews from both Windsor and Quebec. An active bridge player, Lise will miss playing bridge with her good friends at her various bridge clubs. She will also miss spending time with her cherished friends, particularly her closest friend, Doreen (Michael) Solcz, who was a support and source of strength to her and the family until the end. Many thanks to the staff and volunteers at Hospice. Visiting Friday August 22 from 3:00-5:00. and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., Parish prayers Friday (time to be decided) at Families First, 1065 Lauzon Rd E. Windsor 519-969-5841. Funeral time incomplete. In honour of Lise and her love of hats, ladies may wear fashionable hats to the service. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Hospice of Windsor. Share memories, photos or make donations online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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HAYES, Claire (nee Beaudin)

Posted by on August 18, 2014

63 years, died peacefully surrounded by her family on August 17, 2014 after a long courageous battle with cancer. Claire is survived by her husband Victor, daughter Becky and husband Kirk Bonnevie, and grandchildren Dylan and Macie Dawson, Kolton and Ryleigh Bonnevie, as well as her kitties TJ and Groucho. Claire is also survived by her sister Paulette Rivait (Windsor), brother Moe and wife Cheryl Beaudin (Windsor), Eva Fathers and husband Rolly (Windsor), Florence Carroll and husband Bob (Ipperwash) and brother Rick and wife Kathy Beaudin (Windsor). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Claire is predeceased by her brother Raymond Beaudin (1975), parents Victor Beaudin (1990) and Alma Beaudin (2006) and sister Connie Beaudin (2011). Claire was retired from Hotel-Dieu Grace Hospital after 35 years of dedicated service. She will be fondly remembered by her co-workers and those who knew her. The family would like to thank Dr. Alam and the entire staff of the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre and 4th floor acute care floor for their compassionate and loving care throughout her illness and they would also like to thank the in home nursing care from St. Elizabeth (CCAC) and finally the Hospice of Windsor for their loving care in Claire’s final days. In remembrance of Claire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor or the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated. Cremation services entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. A private family service will be held at a later date. Share memories, photos or make a donation at
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Dyck, Henry

Posted by on August 18, 2014

Peacefully, on August 16, 2014 at 61 years of age after a lengthy illness. Beloved husband of 42 years to Maria. Loving father of Helen & Eric Liles, Sara Dawtry & Jeremy Sinisac, John & Heather, George & Nikki, Pete & Rachelle. Cherished Grandpa of James (Amber), Michael, Cooper, Steven, Josh, Olivia, Bella and Lucas. Treasured great-grandpa of Ethan. Predeceased by parents John & Sara Dyck. Dear brother of John, Helen, Margaret, Sara, Aggie and Tina. If you so desire, memorial donations to the Kidney Foundation of Canada or WRH-Ouellette Campus-Dialysis Unit would be appreciated by the family. Cremation and a private family service were held. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at
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WEBBER, Mildred “Millie” Ilene (Beaver) formerly of Dashwood, age 95

Posted by on August 18, 2014

WEBBER:  Peacefully, at Queensway Retirement Home, Hensall, on Monday, August 18, 2014, Mildred “Millie” Ilene (Beaver) Webber, formerly of Dashwood, age 95, went Home to be with her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.  Dear mother and mother-in-law of Charles and Ina Webber of Hensall, Kathleen and Earl Weiberg of London, June and Ken Campbell of Exeter, Eugene and Linda Webber of RR 1 Hay.  Loved by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews and their families.  Predeceased by her husband Ivan Webber (1990), grandson Kenneth Barry Campbell (1977), granddaughter Joyce Vanstone (2006), grandson-in-law Robert Vanstone (1979), great-granddaughter Courtney Leanne Webber (1996), parents Sam Beaver (1921) and Ida (Weber) (Beaver) Caldwell (1957), brothers and sisters Verna Beaver (1921), Garnet Beaver (1928), Orval Beaver (1972), Harold Beaver (1994), Myrtle Kellerman (1996) and Harry Beaver (2004).  A Private Memorial Service will be held at T.  Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood.  Interment Exeter Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations (payable by cheque) to a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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LILEY, Karen Sue (Carter) recently of London, formerly of Ajax, age 52

Posted by on August 18, 2014

LILEY: Peacefully at home, on Friday, August 15, 2014, surrounded with the love of her family, Karen “KC” Sue (Carter) Liley, recently of London and formerly of Ajax, age 53. Beloved wife of Keith William Liley and precious mother of Trevor Carter Liley at home. Dear daughter of Flora Elizabeth “Tibby” (Brunt) Carter of Grand Bend and the late Robert Daniel “Nick” Carter (May 18, 2014). Loved sister and sister-in-law of Deb Carter and partner Tim Shaw of Mississauga, Rob Carter and fiancé Heather Stuart of London, Diane and Tony Reino of Whitby and Bob Liley of Ajax. Remembered by her aunts, uncles nieces, nephews and her many friends. At Karen’s request cremation will take place. A Time of Remembrance and Sharing for family and friends will be held at the T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood, on Sunday, August 31, 2014,from 2 pm to 4 pm. If desired memorial donations to the Terry Fox Foundation or charity of choice would be appreciated.  Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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LOVIE, Stanley “Stan” Wayne of RR 3, Parkhill, age 69

Posted by on August 18, 2014

LOVIE:  Suddenly and unexpectedly, at Health Sciences North, Sudbury, on Tuesday, August 12, 2014, Stanley “Stan” Wayne Lovie of RR 3 Parkhill, age 69.  Beloved husband of Cassie Anne (DesJardine) Lovie.  Dear brother and brother-in-law of Ken and Barb Lovie of Exeter, Larry and Donna Lovie of RR 3, Parkhill, Bob and Nancy-Rae Lovie of RR 2, Grand Bend, Randy and Susan Lovie of RR 2, Zurich, Jo-Anne Lovie of Brantford, Catherine Lovie of Granton, Leo and Susan DesJardine of Sarnia.  Stan will be remembered by his many nieces, nephews, their families and his best friend Sami  Predeceased by his parents Carman (2009) and Verna (Bullock) Lovie (2011), brother James “Jim” Lovie (2010).  Stan farmed throughout his lifetime, he was a long time employee of Grand Bend P.U.C. and was an active member on the Grand Bend Volunteer Fire Department for the last 43 years, serving as Chief and currently as Deputy Chief. He was a player with the Dashwood Tigers O.B.A. Champions during the 1960’ and early 70’s, and presently a member of the Dashwood Men’s Club.  Resting at the T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood on Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. with a Fireman’s walkthrough being held at 6:30 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 498, Grand Bend on Monday, August 18, 2014 at 11 a.m.  Mr. Bob Heywood Officiating.  Interment Grand Bend United Church Cemetery, Grand Bend.    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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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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PETERSEN: Peter of Exeter and formerly of Grand Bend and London

Posted by on August 18, 2014

Petersen, Pete-W150At LHSC-University Hospital, London on Saturday, August 16, 2014 of Exeter and formerly of Grand Bend and London in his 74th year. Beloved husband of Ruth (Brown) Petersen for 47 years. Dear father of Michael Petersen,  Martin (Jennifer) Petersen all of London, and Jacqueline Petersen of Nassau, Bahamas.  Loving Opa of Jessica and Matthew. Dear brother of Barbara and Kristina Petersen both of Germany. Predeceased by his parents Hans and Charlotte Petersen. Peter worked at Kellogg’s in London for over 30 years.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, (1 street west of Main), Exeter on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. The memorial service will be held at the Trivitt Memorial Anglican Church, 264 Main Street S., Exeter on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 11 AM with The Reverend Grayhame Bowcott and Father Andrew Wilson officiating.

Donations to the Parkinson’s Society, Trivitt Memorial Anglican Church or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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McWilliam, Georgina Irene of Dutton

Posted by on August 18, 2014

Georgina Irene passed away peacefully at the Bobier Villa, Dutton on Sunday August 17, in her 91st year. Georgina was born at home, at Tait’s Corners to Catherine and Richard Coad, on December 17, 1923. She married Alex, and lived on a farm in Largie, and then moved to West Lorne in 1967. Georgina is predeceased by her husband Alexander [Sandy] McWilliam [1971]. Loving mother of the late Jim[Linda Adcock] McWilliam [2000] of London, Mina[Dave]Friedrich of Hamilton and Richard [Joan Somerville] McWilliam of Shedden. Dear mother-in-law to Dawn McWilliam. Special Grandma and Nanny to Steve [Jennifer] McWilliam, Jessica and Kevin Freidrich and Jordan Somerville[2004]. Great grandmother to Lacey and Bryce McWilliam. Sister of Donald [Mary] Coad of Tait’s Corners. Predeceased by her sisters Mary[Clarence]Urquhart, Isabelle Coad, Margaret[William]Johnson, Jean[Lynn[Butler and brothers Duncan[Toni]Coad, Clarence[Mary]Coad. Her sweet smile and kind words will be dearly missed by her many nieces, nephews, neighbours and friends. The family extends a special thank you to the staff at the Bobier Villa for their compassionate and exceptional care shown to Georgina. Mom, we will never forget your loving ways, those beautiful eyes, that mischievous smile, and your sense of humour. Always in our hearts…Slan go foill – good bye for now. Friends will be received a the Arn Funeral HomeMcWilliam 193 Shackleton St. Dutton 519-762-2416 Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 where the funeral service will be held on Thursday August 21 2014 at 2 p.m. Interment in Fairview Cemetery. Donations to the Bobier Villa would be appreciated. Email condolences arnfuneralhome@bellnet.ca

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Lamont, William “Bill” of Dutton

Posted by on August 18, 2014

William [Bill] Lamont, surrounded by family and loved ones, passed away at the St Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Saturday, August 16, 2014 in his 68th year. Born in Cumnock Scotland in 1947, he immigrated to Canada in 1969 and had been a long time resident of the Dutton-Dunwich community. Loving husband of Susan Lamont [nee Muir]. Devoted father of Will Lamont and Heather Ewing[Chad].
Proud grandfather of Hudson and Campbell Ewing. He will be sadly missed by members of the Peart and Guy families and his many friends. Friends will be received by the family at the Arn Funeral Home 193 Shackleton Street Dutton, 519-762-2416 Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 where the funeral service will be held Thursday August 21 at 11:00 A.M. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Daffodil-Cancer or the charity of your choice. The family wishes to express their gratitude to the wonderful staff of the STEGH ICU Unity. Email condolences may be left at arnfuneralhome@bellnet.ca

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TALBOT: Jean, of London

Posted by on August 17, 2014

Peacefully on Sunday, August 17th, 2014, at University Hospital, in her 93rd year. Cherished and beloved wife of Gerald Talbot for 65 years. Dearest mother of Charles “Chuck” Talbot, of London, James Talbot, of Calgary, Linda Talbot, of Whitehorse and the late Brenda Talbot (2004). Survived by her sister Barbara Ann McLean and her brother J.D. Grant Wilkie. Predeceased by siblings Gwen Bloomfield, Margaret Filson and George Wilkie. The memorial service will be conducted at the WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 2:30 p.m., with Rev. Lorenzo Ramirez officiating. Visitation from 1:30 p.m. until the time of service. Cremation and private interment of ashes at Siloam Cemetery. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Jean are asked to consider a charity of their choice. Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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