MONCK: Elsa of London

Posted by on January 23, 2017

MONCK, Elsa…..

Passed away peacefully with family at her side, on Thursday, January 19, 2017, at McCormick Home, London, in her 100th year. Beloved wife of the late Herb Monck. Loving mother of Herb Jr. (Jenny), Bill (Bev), Alex (Judy), John (Lynda), Berndena (Don), Christine (Bill), Pauline (Rob) and Lawrence. Sister-in-law of Berndena Karau (late Edwin). Cherished  grandmother of 10 grandchildren and their families. Survived by several nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her siblings, Rosa Kelo, Henry Karau, Edward Karau, Hilda Karau, Fred Karau, Edwin Karau, Irene Mau, Dora Schutt, Elfrieda Kumm, and her son-in-law Wayne Neaves. Daughter of the late William and Martha Karau (nee Wolfgram).  A special thank you to McCormick Home for their loving care and support to Elsa. Friends will be received at A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 from 7-9pm, and on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from 10-11am, where the funeral service will be held at 11am. Interment to follow at Dorchester Union Cemetery. Donations in Elsa’s memory would be appreciated to McCormick Care Foundation, 2022 Kains Road, London, ON N6K 0A8.  Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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SUMNER: Mary of London

Posted by on January 23, 2017

SUMNER, Mary…..
After a nine year struggle with neuroendocrine cancer, Mary passed away on Friday, January 20, 2017 at home in her 77th year. Beloved wife of Jim Sumner for 55 years. Devoted and loving mother of Martha (Wayne) Nickoli and Dave Sumner. Cherished grandmother of Patrick & James Nickoli. Dear sister of Carol Leeson, Sylvia McKinlay both of B.C., Barry (Myrna) McKinlay of Tillsonburg and David (Lori) McKinlay of Sarnia. Dear sister-in-law of Charlie (Wendy) Sumner, Linda Brighton and Judy Sumner. Mary will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Mary’s last assignment with the TVDSB was as an ESL teacher at Princess Elizabeth P.S. Friends will be received by family from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London. In keeping with Mary’s wishes there will be no funeral service. Cremation has taken place. Interment in Woodland Cemetery, London.  A special thank you to the VON PSW’s and the VON Palliative PSW’s and nurses for their caring support  over the last few months. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the London Health Sciences Centre Oncology Department, or charity of your choice. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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IRELAND: Don of London

Posted by on January 23, 2017

IRELAND, Don (Kaveman)….
Passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by the love of his three daughters,  Savanna, Adrianna, Cheyenne and their mother Darcy. Cherished Papa of Bailey, Cayden and Wyatt. Sadly missed by his sister Bonnie, nephew Cole, and his little sidekick Bambam. Reunited with his father Donald Ireland Sr. and his mother Lillian. A visitation will be held at A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London on Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 4-5pm, where a Celebration of Life will be from 5-6pm. Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, donations in Kaveman’s memory may be made to the London Regional Cancer Program, 800 Commissioners Road East, London, ON N6A 5W9.  Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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McLACHLAN: John R. of Strathroy

Posted by on January 22, 2017

Today, January 21 2017, our dearly beloved husband, father, and grandfather Ross McLachlan passed from this sphere. He was a prince among men and a great light. We look forward to greeting him again in our own celestial bodies. A truly good man who lived a good life. So precious. We love you forever Ross.

In lieu of flowers, his wife Denise requests donations be made to Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital. Special thanks go to the nursing staff in the South 1 Unit who did everything they could to make his passing peaceful.  Cremation has taken place with interment at Nairn Cemetery at a later date.  Arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF STRATHROY  www.denning.ca

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JACKSON: Ellen of Lambton Shores

Posted by on January 22, 2017

Ellen Mae Jackson “Ellie”

In her family she was known as Ellen. By her many friends and colleagues everyone called her Ellie. But whether you are family or friend Ellie was loved and respected by all. And so it is with great sadness the family announces Ellen’s peaceful death in the comfort of her home, “the cottage”, on January 21st, 2017. Ellie was the proud and devoted mother of Tim (Beth), Jason (Jenn), and Marsha (Eric) Harris and a much loved Grandma to Kyle, Emily, and Gavin. Ellen will be greatly missed by her twin sister Elaine Walker and her husband Luke and by her nieces Brooke Weaver, April Monteiro, and Beverly and Nancy Walker. Ellen was predeceased by her parents David and Agnes Jackson and her sister Barbara Whitfield. Ellie was a hardworking and dedicated real estate agent in the Forest area for over 30 years. The family wishes to express sincere appreciation to Dr. Ken Walker and his office staff for their attentive and compassionate care, CCAC and the wonderful VON home care teams and most of all to Ellie’s fantastic friends and the Forest community for their tremendous outpouring of support and kindness throughout Ellie’s brief illness. Visitation will take place at DENNING’S OF FOREST on Thursday, January 26th, 2017 from 2-4 an 7-9 p.m.  A Celebration of Ellen’s life will be held at the Forest Legion Br. #176 on Friday, January 27th, 2017 at 2:00pm.                                                       A private family committal will take place at Blackwell Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, should you wish to make a donation in Ellie’s memory please consider the Forest Curling Club (cheques to Forest Community Foundation), the Forest Legion or Blue Water Health – the new CT scanner. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denning.ca .

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PENKALA: Wieslaw, of London

Posted by on January 21, 2017

Peacefully, at his residence on Friday, January 20, 2017, in his 57th year. Beloved husband of Luba (Gonchar). Loving father of Alex Penkala. Missed by his step-son Eric and his wife, and their children. The funeral will be conducted at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 1:00 p.m., with visitation one hour prior. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Wieslaw are asked to consider the London Regional Cancer Program.

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BROWN: Karen Margaret, of London

Posted by on January 21, 2017

On Thursday, January 19th, 2017, Karen peacefully passed away at Victoria Hospital.  She will be sadly missed by her loving sons Tyler and Christopher Collister.  Karen is survived by her mom Lorraine Gingras and father Bill Brown; her sisters Sherry Brown and Kim Ball; her nephews Doug Ball (Hazel) and Kevin Asselin; her niece Gabrielle Brown (Serge); her Aunt Kathy Brown and her cousins Brandon and Shaun Hogan.  The funeral will be conducted at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Monday, January 23rd, 2017 at 1:00 p.m., with visitation two hours prior to the service.  Cremation will follow with inurnment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Karen are asked to please consider ONERUN.

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Peeters, Marie-Anne (nee Lamberigts)

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Passed away peacefully on January 12, 2017 at 92 years of age.  Predeceased by her beloved husband Joseph.  Cherished mother of Edwin (Nanaimo, B.C.), Allan & wife Rose (Windsor, ON), and Brian & wife LeeAnne (LaSalle, ON).  Adored grandmother of Tanya & Warren (Calgary, AB), Sky & Andy (Yellowknife, NT), Paul (Calgary, AB), Keenan (Lynwood, Illinois), Nikolas & Rachel (Kelowna, BC), Stephanie & Matt (Ottawa, ON), Robert & Daria (Windsor, ON), Kelly (Windsor, ON), Kassandra (Windsor, ON), Tanya (Charlottetown, PEI), Curtis & Katelyn (Windsor, ON), and Jillian (Toronto, ON).  Loving great-grandmother of Eden, Madyson, Destiny, Hannah, Paige, Mackenzie, Brayden, Morgan, Nathaniel, Cody, Emmitt, Meadow, Emery, Alexander, Brock, Jeffery and Connor.  Visitation Monday from 7-9 p.m.  Funeral service Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 Interment Windsor Memorial Gardens.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Hampton, Phyllis

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Peacefully at home with her family by her side Phyllis slipped away on January 20th, 2017. Born Phyllis Mildred Langille on April 17th, 1919 in Truro, Nova Scotia. Reunited with her beloved husband Harold (2003), best friend and loving mother Cheryl Afanasiew (Walter) and Stephen. Doting gramma of Daniel (Sarah) and Matthew (Sara) and great gramma of Thomas and Emily. Survived by her sister-in-law Maureen Hampton and brother-in-law Gene David. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. The family is grateful to her nurses Filomena, Sal, Maryanne, Michelle and to the personal support workers Janet, Carol, Christine, Melissa and Ashley for the tender loving care and the respect they showed her. Visitation Monday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Tuesday at 11:30am at Families First 585 Sandwich St. S. Amherstburg 519-969-5841. Share Memories or photos at www.familiesfirst.ca

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Sinasac, Leonard Francis

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Peacefully on January 19, 2017 in his 89th year. Loving husband of Jane for 63 years. Dear father of Dave of Amherstburg, Rob and wife Colleen of Oakville, Donna and husband Glenn Russette of LaSalle, and Paul of Windsor. Beloved son of the late Earl and Anna Sinasac. Dearest Pip of Adam, Sarah, Kevin, and Andrea. Treasured Great Pip of Declan, Isla, Moira and Mackenzie. Predeceased by his siblings Clarence and wife Veronica, Leo and wife Eileen, Murray, Raymond, Kenneth, and Evelyn (Lawrence). Brother-in-law of the late Virginia Atherton (2009), the late Joe and wife Eleanor Dufour, Jim Dufour, Gord Dufour and his late wife Pat, the late Ron and wife Nina Dufour. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Len retired from Chrysler Canada after 33 years of service. He was a longtime member of St. Gabriel’s Church and St. John de Brebeuf.  Len was also a charter member of the Knights of Columbus # 4386. If you so desire, donations to Windsor and Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Sunday 3-5pm and 7-9pm with a Knights of Columbus prayer service at 7:30pm. Funeral Monday 10:00am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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FERNANDES: Daniel of Strathroy

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Peacefully at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital with his family by his side on Thursday, January 19, 2017 Daniel Fernandes of Strathroy passed away at the age of 87.  Loving husband of Geraldina for over 61 years.  Beloved father of Jenny (Tony) Ferreira.  Loving Avo of Melissa Ferreira (Mike Kennedy), Andrea (Nick) Davies.  Bis Avo of Aubree, Cassius, Chloe, Sydney, Everett and Raina.  Predeceased by Piercen and Hunter.  Dear brother of Conceicao (Cristiano) Da Ponte, Merces (Manuel) Cordeiro, Herminio (Lourdes) Fernandes, Manuel Fernandes, Cesar (Lydia) Fernandes.  Daniel loved gardening wine making and family gatherings.  A special thank you to the staff at Sprucedale for all your care and kindness shown.  Friends will be received at DENNING’S OF STRATHROY 519-245-1023 on Sunday, January 22nd from 2-4 & 7-9 pm.  Vigil Prayers will be prayed at 6:30 pm.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, January 23rd from All Saints Catholic Church at 11:00 am with Fr. John Sharp officiating.  Interment to follow in All Saints Cemetery.  As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to VON-Middlesex Elgin.  Online condolences accepted at www.denning.ca

 

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MARKS: Kathleen “Kay” Mary of Dresden

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Kathleen “Kay” Mary Marks, of Dresden, passed away on Friday, January 20th, 2017 at the age of 93 years. Daughter of the late Allan and Mable Henderson (nee Henness). Born in Chatham in 1923. Beloved wife of the late Archie McCarthy (1964) and Jack Marks (2004). Loving mother of Murray (Wilma) McCarthy, Sheila (Dallas) Suitor, and Sandra (Joe) De Roeven. Stepmother of the late Claudette (John) Ferguson. Kay dearly loved and exuded pride for her 12 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren. Predeceased by her granddaughter Julie, great grandsons Andrew and Jacob, her sisters Evelyn and Dorothy, and brothers Leslie and Ronald. A private family interment will be held in Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham. Those wishing to show an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Rondeau Bay Waterfowler’s Association, in support of a wheelchair accessible duck blind in memory of Jacob Suitor, or the Praise Fellowship Church Soup Kitchen. Arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF CHATHAM (519-352-2390). Online condolences may be left at www.chathamfuneralhome.com.

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CRUDGE: Janice Rose (Atchison) of London

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Suddenly at her home in London on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 in her 66th year. Beloved wife of Gary Crudge for 43 yrs. Dear mother of Andrew and Abby Crudge of London. Wonderful gramma to Max and Luke. Dear sister and sister-in-law Marlene and Barry Dale of London, Harvey and Joyce Atchison of Clinton, Doris and Bob Moore, Roxie and Ron Hood, Sharon Gallant, Brenda and John Tidey, Kevin Atchison and Rodney Atchison all of Stratford. Janice will be sadly missed by all of her extended family. Predeceased by her parents Norma and Andy Acthison, her sister Debra and nephew Neal.

Visitation will be held at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 9:30-10:30 AM where the funeral service will be held at 11 AM. Interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.

Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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HARLOW: Thomas George William of Chatsworth, formerly of Georgetown

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Peacefully on January 14th, 2017; Thomas George William Harlow of Chatsworth, formerly of Georgetown, passed away in his 66th year after a battling cancer.

Lovingly remembered by his children Adam Harlow of Vancouver BC and Annie Harlow and her husband Tyler Damen on Strathroy Ontario.

He is dearly missed by his beloved horses Beauty and Champ and dog Perro.

Tom is also remembered by his siblings Steve Harlow and Jack Harlow.

Predeceased by his parents Ray and Julie Harlow and brother David (Chipper) Harlow.

Family and friends will be received on Saturday, January 28th from 1:00-2:00 pm at Jones Funeral Home in Georgetown with a Memorial Service to follow at 2:00p.m.

Donations to Princess Margaret Hospital would be appreciated by the family.

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Huth, Margaret

Posted by on January 19, 2017

Passed away peacefully, on January 18, 2017 at 96 years of age.  Beloved wife of the late George.  Loving mother of Mary Margaret, Joanne, Gerald, and Tish.  Cherished grandmother of Carl, Lana, Paul, Kristin, Erica, and great grandmother of Taylor, Ethan, Lauren and Christopher.  A private family service was held at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Share memories, photos at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Smith, Robert James

Posted by on January 19, 2017

Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on January 18, 2017 at 78 years of age. Beloved husband of Diane for 53 years. Cherished father of Karen and husband Darren Gravelle and the late Kelly Lynn Smith (1987). Loving DeeDaw of Kylie, Hannah, Maya and Ava. Dear brother-in-law of David and wife Connie Briant and their children Jane and husband Bill, Tom and wife Heather, Ellen and husband Chris. Dear great uncle of Julia, Allison, William and Ian. Robert will be missed by many dear friends. Robert worked at General Motors as a Resident Comptroller in Windsor for 23 years. Robert and Diane were on a trip in their beloved Costa Rica where Robert fell ill. Special thank you to the staff at CIMA Hospital/Guanacaste and San Jose. Also thank you to the Medical Air Ambulance team from San Jose to Windsor and special thanks to the WRH Met Campus I.C.U staff and Dr. Dhar for their end of life care and compassion. If you so desire, donations to Windsor/Essex Hospitals Foundation or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Sunday from 5-8pm. Funeral Monday at 11:30am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Procession Windsor Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca   Forever in our Hearts

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HUTTON: David Charles of Forest, Ontario

Posted by on January 19, 2017

Peacefully on Thursday, January 19th, 2017 at Bluewater Health in Sarnia. Dave Hutton of Forest in his 86th year. Dave is survived by his loving wife Margaret “Peg” and by his children Larry (Sabine) Hutton of Forest and Bill (Debbie) Hutton of Forest. Dave will be remembered by his grandchildren Erin (Adam) Glenn, Brianne (Jeremy) Roder, Morgan Hutton, Tiana (Terry) Paddy and Scott Odorizzi. Also remembered by his great grandchildren Miller and Shayla Glenn; Arlee, Zoey and Dekker Roder; Avaia and Alikae Paddy. Dave was the last surviving sibling of 7. Survived by his sister-in-law Marilyn Hutton of London and by many nieces and nephews. Dave was a proud and dedicated volunteer Fireman with the Forest Fire Department for 50 years. Visitation will be held on Sunday, January 22nd, 2017 at DENNING’S OF FOREST from 2-4 and 7-9p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at Denning’s on Monday, January 23rd at 11a.m. Interment to follow at Beechwood Cemetery. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Kidney Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denning.ca .

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MATER: Kathleen formerly of Oakdale

Posted by on January 18, 2017

Mater: Kathleen Evelyn (Adams), formerly of Oakdale, passed away peacefully at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 in her 97th year. Kathleen will be reunited with her late husband Llewellyn, who passed away March 25, 2003. She will be greatly missed and loved by her children Robert (friend Lillian), Helen Williams (Ernie), and Mona Begg. Loving grandmother to Michelle Bidner (Todd), Rodney Mater (Tammy), Kevin Dobbyn (Amy), Bernadine Libreiro (Joe), Jason Mater (Pam), Cynthia Britton (Sean), Aaron Mater (Tina). Cherished great grandmother to Dylan Carter, Colton Bidner, Josh, Thomas, Maggie, Jonathan, Matthew, and Levi Mater, Alexa and Aidan Dobbyn, Liam Britton, Tony, Emma, and Jesse Libreiro and Shelby Mater. Predeceased by her sister and brother-in-law Dorothy and George Hale. The Mater family will receive friends and family at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Friday, January 20, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. followed by the service at 1:00 p.m. Donations in Kathleen’s memory can be made to the C.E.E. Hospital, Petrolia. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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ROWCLIFFE, H. Doreen (Elliott) of Hensall, age 85

Posted by on January 18, 2017

ROWCLIFFE:  Peacefully, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter, on Sunday, January 15, 2017, H. Doreen (Elliott) Rowcliffe, of Hensall, age 85.  Beloved wife of the late Robert “Bob” Douglas Rowcliffe (2005).  Loved mother and mother-in-law of the late John Rowcliffe (2006), Patricia “Pat” Campbell of Hensall, Wayne Campbell of Hensall, the late David (2011) and Kelly (2011) Rowcliffe.  Cherished nana of Christopher, Ashley and Mark, Ryan, Tara and John, Erin and Ben, Matt and Robin, Tim and Kristen, Paige, Bridget.  Treasured great-nana of Preston, Peyton, Austin, Lauren, Drew, Ryan, Sloan, Jack, Macie.  Dear sister-in-law of Sandy Elliott, Peggy and Geoff Craven, Ronnie and Annette Rowcliffe.   Remembered by her nieces, nephews and their families.  Predeceased by her parents George and Medie Elliott, brother Barry Elliott.  At Doreen’s request a private graveside service will be held at Hensall Union Cemetery.  Arrangements entrusted to the T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood.  If desired, memorial donations (payable by cheque) to S.H.H.F – Jessica’s House, Hensall United Church or a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family.  www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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GEISEL, Jean Elizabeth (Kistner) of Hensall formerly of Grand Bend and Waterloo, age 83

Posted by on January 18, 2017

GEISEL: Peacefully, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter, on Sunday, January 15, 2017, Jean Elizabeth (Kistner) Geisel of Hensall formerly of Grand Bend and Waterloo, age 83. Beloved wife of the late Edward “Ted” Harry Geisel (May 2014). Loved mother and mother-in-law of Fred and Carol Geisel of Elmwood, Donna Geisel of Palmerston, Tom Dietrich of Mount Carmel.  Cherished Grandma and Nannie of Ted and Carrie Geisel, Steve Geisel, Heather Dietrich and Richard Francis, Bobby-Jo and Kris Vidic, Larry Jr. and Theresa Geisel, Amber Dietrich and Lee Brintnell, John Dietrich and great-grandma of 6.  Dear sister-in-law of Doris and Bob Westphal of Waterloo, Tom and Sandy Richber of St. Thomas, Jim and Geraldine Richber of Niagara Falls. She will be remembered by her many nieces, nephews and their families.  Predeceased by her parents John “Jack” and Georgina (Fidler) Kistner, daughter Kathy (Geisel) Dietrich (August 2013), son Larry Geisel (February 2014).   Jean thoroughly enjoyed the many vacations she and Ted took, especially when she fished and caught the larger sailfish.  She enjoyed dancing and sharing good times with friends and will be missed by many.  At Jean’s request cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood. 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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BROCK: JOHN DOUGLAS OF SARNIA

Posted by on January 18, 2017

 BROCK, JOHN DOUGLAS- Age 70, passed away at Bluewater Health on January 17, 2017. Survived by his wife Lynda Brock, his daughter Connie Brock (Bob MacLeod) and son Jeff Brock. Grandkids Eric, Deidre Brock, Celia and Sabrina Brock. John leaves behind his siblings Betty Anne Hardy, Lynda (Jim) Bond and Dave Brock. John is predeceased by his parents Ruth and Wilfred Brock, son Robert Brock and Sister Marilyn (Goulding) Miller.

In keeping with John’s wishes cremation has taken place and there will be a family Celebration of John’s life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements entrusted to the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (102 N. Victoria St., Sarnia)

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Graham, Brian of Sarnia

Posted by on January 18, 2017

GRAHAM, BRIAN – On Monday, January 16, 2017, Brian Allen Graham, age 64 of Sarnia passed away. He is survived by his daughter Vanessa Graham, his sisters Donna Graham, Sandra Graham, Lillian Cole, Eleanor Steiner and brother David Graham. Many nieces and nephews also survive. He was predeceased by his parents Donald and Joyce Graham and nephews Rodney Cote and Stan Cole. Brian was a performer and entertainer and loved to make people laugh. Funeral Services will be held at the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (102 N. Victoria St., Sarnia) on Friday, January 20, 2017 at 2:00 pm. Interment will follow at Lakeview Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at the funeral on Friday prior to the service beginning at 1:00 pm. Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

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SILVERTHORNE: Walter Richard “Dick” of London

Posted by on January 18, 2017

Passed peacefully at University Hospital in London on Wednesday January 18, 2017. Loving husband to Joyce for 54 years. Dear father of Kellie Butler (husband Ben) and Chris Silverthorne (wife Ann). Cherished grandfather of Laura, Cheryl, Sara Silverthorne and Stephanie Byerson Butler and great-grandfather to Weston. Visitation will take place on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., when a Funeral Service will begin, all at FLAMBOROUGH BAPTIST CHURCH, 41 Concession 5 East, Waterdown. Cremation to follow.

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PICCOLO, Giuseppe

Posted by on January 18, 2017

Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on January 13, 2017 at the age of 93 years.  Reunited with beloved late wife Annina (nee DeRose) 2014.  Loving father of Rose Piccolo, Lucy (Jerry Spadafora), Mary (Ron Radwick), Toni (Gino Piazza) and Salvatore “Sam” Piccolo (Rosemary). Dearest nonno of Tina Lirette (Ryan Bos), John Hondzel (Cathy), Dino Spadafora (Beata), Marco Spadafora (Andrea), Kris Pignanelli, Roseann Szydlowski (Wojtek), Jennifer (Mark McKenzie), Deanna Piazza, Jasmyn Piccolo, Stephanie Lally (Tom) and bis-nonno to Amber, Pat, Claire, Arie, Mason, Cohen, Alana, Christian, Aiden, Emma, Alessia, and soon-to-be baby Spadafora.  Dear Brother of Francesco (Ada). Predeceased by siblings Franceschina Giorgi (Emilio), Carmela DeNucci (Ted), Luigi (Catherine), Vito (survived by Carmelina), Maria Martino (Francesco/Adelina), Dora Fantin (Bruno), Antonio (Maria).  Missed by brother in law Carmelo DeRose (late Luigina).  Survived by many nieces and nephews.  Giuseppe loved gardening, family gatherings, and riding his bicycle.  He was a very spiritual person and we know he will always be praying for us.  We are eternally grateful our parents immigrated to Canada and for all the sacrifices they made to make our lives better.  A special thank you to the staff of Huron Lodge for all of the care and kindness shown to our father and to Ouellette Campus, 7 West and Dr. Aoun, for all of their compassionate care.   If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

Visiting Monday 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm with Parish prayers at 4:30 pm. Funeral service Tuesday at 10:15 am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 then in procession to St Angela Merici Church for a Mass at 11 am. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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REA, Chiara “Lina”

Posted by on January 18, 2017

Passed away peacefully in the presence of her family and friends on January 14, 2017 after 94 wonderful years.  Reunited with beloved late husband Roberto (1999).  Devoted mother of Victor (2015) & daughter in law, Louise.  Proud Nonna of Crista Rea, and Robert & Melissa Rea.  Adoring Nonnetta to Dante, Mathew, and Roman.  Loving sister of Maria & the late Onorio Minicilli and predeceased by brother Tony & Filomena Rea.  Sister in law of Guido & Benedetta Rea in Italy.  Also survived by several nieces and nephews.  Dearest friend of Pasqualina Greco, Anita & Antonio D’Agostini, and Natalina Colucci.  We are grateful for the care, support and compassion provided by our family and friends to Lina in recent years.  Lina retired from GM Trim Plant.  She emigrated from Italy to Canada in the early 1950’s. Lina was a passionate and hard working person, who lived for enhancing the quality of life for her family.  If you so desire, donations made to the Windsor Regional Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

Visiting Tuesday from 3-5 pm and 6:30-8:30 pm with Prayers at 7:30 pm.  at FAMILIES FIRST, 3260 Dougall Ave., South Windsor, 519-969-5841 On Wednesday, family and friends are invited to celebrate her Resurrection at St. Angela Merici Church (980 Louis Ave. at Erie St) for a Mass at 9:30 am.  Entombment Windsor Memorial Gardens.  Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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