CAUDLE: JOYCE OF SARNIA

Posted by on February 9, 2015

Caudle webAt Victoria Hospital, London on Sunday, February 8, 2015, JOYCE IRENE CAUDLE (nee KERR) of Sarnia, passed away. Her memories will live on through her loving husband Edwin (Jim) Caudle and daughters Jennifer (Kevin Lumley) Caudle and Tiffany (Cody Nash) Gates. Loved by her dear grandchildren Hayden, Jewel, Kurtis, Justine, Kendra, Brandon, Jay, Jedrick, Rilynn, Leland and Destinee. She will be missed by her many family and friends that she has touched in her life. A Celebration of Life will take place at the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (102 N. Victoria St., Sarnia) on Saturday, February 14th at 1:00pm. Friends and family will be received at the funeral home on Friday, February 13th between the hours of 2:00-4:00pm and 7:00-9:00pm and on Saturday from 12:00 noon until time of service. Memorial gifts in memory of Joyce to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

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DOAN: Ronald of London

Posted by on February 9, 2015

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At University Hospital, on Friday February 6, 2015, Ronald W. Doan of London, in his 80th  year.  Beloved husband of Irene Doan (nee Henry).  Dear father of Brian Doan and his wife Sheila of Komoka, Barry Doan and his wife Kim of Hamilton, Loreen Kaufman and her husband Bill of Brantford.  Cherished Poppa to Nicholas Doan, Jessica, Bradley, and Michael Doan and Amy Kaufman.  Friends will be received by the family on Tuesday February 10, 2015 from 2 – 4pm and 7 – 9pm at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London.  The service will be conducted at Hillside Church, 250 Commissioners Road E, London, on Wednesday February 11, 2015 at 1pm with Rev. Phil Butler officiating and Pastor Jon DeActis assisting.  Interment in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, London at a later date.  As an expression of sympathy memorial donations may be made to New Life Prison Ministry, PO Box 123, Arva ON  N0M 1C0  or  Trans World Radio Canada, PO Box 25324,London ON  N6C 6B1 or  Charity of Choice.  On-line condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

 

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MILLER, Harper Ella of Dashwood, loved daughter of Courtney and Jonathan Miller

Posted by on February 9, 2015

MILLER:  Courtney (Tusch) and Jonathan Miller of Dashwood, are saddened to announce the unexpected passing of their precious daughter Harper Ella Miller, in their loving arms, on Saturday, February 7, 2015, at the age of 2 ½.  Loved and always remembered by Grandparents Mike and Lila Tusch, Marg Miller and Dan Stanlake and the late Lorne Miller (1992), Great Grandparents Lewis and Idella Nafziger, Joseph Tusch, Bruce and Ruby Stanlake.  Also loved and will be missed by many aunts, uncles and cousins. Predeceased by her great-grandparents Ella Tusch, Don and Evelyn Dumigan, Herbert and Grace Miller.  Resting at the T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood, with visitation on Friday, February 13, 2015 from 1 to 3 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m.  The Funeral Service will be held at Wellesley Mennonite Church, 157 David St., Wellesley, on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 1 p.m.  Pastor Kara Carter Officiating.  If desired, memorial donations (payable by cheque) to the Ronald McDonald House or Care for Rare would be appreciated by the family.  Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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Le TISSIER: Leonard of London

Posted by on February 9, 2015

Le Tissier - editedLe TISSIER, Leonard – Passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 7, 2015, in his 84th year.  Loving husband of Helen (née Jersak).  Dear father of Chris Le Tissier (Yvonne) and Andrea Carnegie (Justin).  Beloved Grandpa of Sydney, Sarah and Morgan Le Tissier, and Rieley, Taylor and Nicholas Carnegie.  Survived by his sister Hazel Boast (Tony) in England.  Visitation will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London on Wednesday from 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.  The memorial service will be conducted at CHALMERS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 342 Pond Mills Road, London, on Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.  Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Len are asked to consider the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario. Online condolences available at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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MARSH: George Edward, of London

Posted by on February 8, 2015

Marsh - editedPeacefully at University Hospital on Saturday, February 7, 2015, in his 87th year. Beloved husband of Phyllis. Devoted Dad of Glenn (Susan) and Greg (Hilary). Loving Grandpa of Geoffrey (Colleen) Marsh, Rebecca Blatch, and Eric Marsh, and great-Grandpa of Graysen Marsh, and Brody and Chloe Blatch. The funeral service will be conducted at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 3:00 p.m., with visitation one hour prior. Those wishing to make a donation are asked to consider the Alzheimer Society of London & Middlesex.

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ZYLSTRA: Helen Gertrude of Strathroy

Posted by on February 8, 2015

IMG_0013 (2)Peacefully at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital on Friday, February 6th, 2015. The Lord took home Helen Gertrude Zylstra of Strathroy at the age of 60. Helen is survived buy her loving husband Robert Zylstra and by children Robert (Shannon) and their child Elliot; Felicia (Nathaniel) Hachey and their child Benjamin and Jon (Deanna) Zylstra. Funeral Service will take place at Providence United Reformed Church in Strathroy on Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 11:30am with visitation beginning at 10am. Interment to follow at Strathroy Cemetery. Donations to the Strathroy Community Christian School would be appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denning.ca . –

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Campbell, John M.

Posted by on February 7, 2015

web_campbell_johnPassed away peacefully on February 7, 2015 at 82 years of age. Predeceased by his loving wife Jean. Dear father of Roberta (Bill) Bruner, Morris, Dave, Lynda and father-in-law of Tony (Sherry). Beloved Papa of Charlon (Alex), John (Heidie), Paul (Denise), Jessica, Damien, Dustin, Chris, Nicole and old Papa of Campbell, Isabelle, Larraine and Jessica. John will missed by nieces, nephews and dear friends. John retired from Chrysler Canada after 27 years of service. If you so desire, donations to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada would be appreciated by the family. Cremation services were held. A private family service will be held at a later date. Funeral 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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BROWN: Les, of Forest, Ontario

Posted by on February 7, 2015

IMGPassed away at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital on Friday, February 6, 2015, at the age of 83 years. Beloved husband of Donna. Dear father of Dave (Carolyn) Brown, Pam (Laurie) Armstrong-Brown, and the late Dwayne Morley Brown (1989). Survived by daughter in law Suzy. Grandfather of Derick (Jackie) Brown, Nick (Misty) Brown, Chris (Hailey) Brown, Jonathan (Holly) Curts, and Jeannine (Darren) Fleury. Great-grandfather of Sara, Cam, and Lucas Brown.  Visitation will take place at the FOREST CHAPEL OF DENNINGS, 9 James Street South, Forest, on Monday, February 9, 2015, from 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm. A private burial will take place at a later date. For those who wish, in memoriam donations to the North Lambton Community Health Centre Senior’s Program in Forest would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.denning.ca

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BEIERLING, Betty Lorraine (Fischer) of London, age 91

Posted by on February 6, 2015

BEIERLING:  Peacefully, at Kensington Village Nursing Home, London, on Friday, February 06, 2015, Betty Lorraine (Fischer) Beierling, of London, age 91.  Beloved wife of the late Norman Edward Beierling (2004).  Loved sister and sister-in-law of Lois Grady of Essex, Alma Fischer of London, Norman and Amy Fischer, RR 1, Dashwood, Ivan Fischer of Niagara Falls, Herb Beierling, Elmer and Helma Beierling all of RR 2, Zurich, Dorothy and Doug Stephen of Exeter and Gladys Beierling of Parkhill.  She will be remembered by her many nieces, nephews and their families.  Predeceased by her parents William Frederick and Ethel May (Carrick) Fischer, brother Russell Fischer (2012), brothers-in-law Lorne Beierling (2003) and William Grady (2006).  Resting at the T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood with visitation on Sunday, February 8, 2015 from 1 to 4 p.m., where the Funeral Service will be held on Monday, February 9, 2015 at 11 a.m.  Interment Exeter Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations may be made (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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CARTER: Lyle of Lucan

Posted by on February 6, 2015

Carter, LyleAt his residence, on Monday, February 2, 2015 of Lucan in his 83rd year. Beloved husband of the late Ruth (Brown) Carter (1997).  Dear father of Jim and Sue Carter of London, Steve and Jo-Anne Carter of Lucan, and Wayne Carter of Thorndale. Adored grandfather of Jeff and Megan, Christie; Devan and Bailey.  Dear brother and brother-in-law of Pauline Carter of Arva, and Jean and Glenn Bridges of Brussels. Predeceased by his sister Mary and brothers Ian and Doug.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM and on Monday evening from 7-9 PM where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, February 10th at 11 AM. Interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.

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

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Horner: Jon Paul of Pt. Edward

Posted by on February 6, 2015

hornerjonJon Paul Horner 59, of Point Edward, beloved son of Barbara & the late Clark Horner (2005). Gone too soon. Jon was the adoring father of son Brett & beloved daughter Lyndsay (Jesse Theriault). Grandfather of Tristan & Teegan Horner & grand daughter Cadence Theriault. Remembered by the mother of his children Carla, Jury (Huggett). Jon was predeceased by his partner Alana Nienhuis (2002) and their infant daughter Emma (2002). Survived by loving siblings, sister Beverly (George) Hand & son Zac, brothers Jerry (Lorrie) Horner & his daughter MacKenzie, and Ron (Marilyn) Horner of Pittsburgh & his children Samantha & Sean of Point Edward. Also survived by sister-in-law Becky Wellington-Horner. Jon is survived by a large extended family of many cherished aunts, uncles & cousins who were much a part of his life. Jon was a proud “Point Boy”, loved hockey & horses and was a long time member of the United Carpenter’s Local 1256; a third generation carpenter with special expertise in the field of Health & Safety. Family & friends will be received Sunday, February 8, 2015, at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE LTD from 7-9 pm for visitation. Funeral services will be held from the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE LTD on Monday, February 9, 2015, at 11:00 a.m.. If desired, donation to the Canadian Diabetes Association or Sarnia Humane Society will be gratefully acknowledged as expressions of sympathy.

 

 

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MILES: Gwen of Ailsa Craig and formerly of Denfield, Ontario

Posted by on February 6, 2015

2015_02_06_15_40_07Suddenly, at her home in Ailsa Craig on Thursday, February 6th, 2015, Gwen passed away at the age 84.  Beloved wife of the late Ernie Miles (2000).  Dear mother and mother-in-law of Lois and Dave Nichol, Louise and Ken Needham, Lloyd and Marsha Miles, Les and Kim Miles and Larry and Kelly Miles.  Also loved by 12 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.  Survived by sister Nettie Osmond and brother Art Stewart and many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by brothers Jim, Glen, John and Pete Stewart and sisters Juanita Charlton and Margaret Bailey.  Also predeceased by grandson Robbie and great granddaughter Ainslie.

Visitation will be held at Denning’s of Ailsa Craig on Sunday, February 8th, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.  Funeral service will be held on Monday at 11 am.

In memory of Gwen, donations to the Ailsa Craig Fire Department would be appreciated.  Special thanks to Middlesex-London EMS for all they did for mom.

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RAE: Bill of London

Posted by on February 6, 2015

RAE, William Roger “Bill”

Bill Rae in his 73rd year, passed peacefully at University Hospital, London. Beloved brother of Terry, Wayne (Debbie) and Barbara Rae-Gooder (the late Dave) all of London. Will be fondly remembered by his relatives. Predeceased by his parents Bill and Mable Rae and his nephew Robert Gooder. A heartfelt thank you to all the nurses, support staff and doctor’s in the ICU unit. Friends will be received by the family from 2 -4pm on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, where the funeral service will be conducted in the chapel on Monday, February 9, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in Woodland Cemetery, London.  As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Muscular Dystrophy Association of Canada, 1035 Brimwood Crescent, Sarnia Ontario N7S 5E8 or charity of your choice. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

 

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PEMBLETON: Donald (Dan) of London

Posted by on February 6, 2015

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At Kensington Village, London, on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 Donald N. (Dan) Pembleton of London in his 95th year. Beloved husband of the late Lela L. (Romphf) Pembleton.  Dear father of D. Keith Pembleton and his wife Carolyn of London. Predeceased by his 4 brothers Bill, Jack, Glen and George, his 5 sisters Anna Romphf, Lillian Adams, Nellie Ridgewell, Orabelle Patterson and Betty Hyatt and his grandson Edward Pembleton. Also loved by his 2 grandchildren Michael Pembleton and Krista Jo Pembleton (fiance Chris Groulx) of London,  his great-granddaughters Katie, Windsor, Jordon, Jennifer, Jordon and Julieanna and his nieces and nephews. Friends will be received by the family on Friday, February 6, 2015 from  2-4 & 7-9pm at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, where the funeral service will be conducted in the chapel on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 10am with interment in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, London.  As an expression of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario, 180-633 Colborne Street, London ON  N6B 2V3.  Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com   A masonic service under the auspices of Union Lodge No. 380 A.F. & A.M. will be conducted at the funeral home on Friday, February 6 at 6:30 p.m.

 

 

 

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JOHNSON: Marion Agnes of Forest, Ontario

Posted by on February 6, 2015

IMG_0002Peacefully at North Lambton Lodge, Forest, on February 5, 2015, at the age of 95 years.  Beloved wife of the late Douglas Johnson (2008).  Loving mother of Allen (Linda) Johnson of Thunder Bay and Marilyn (Ernie) Ferguson of Forest.  Cherished grandma of Kevin Johnson of London, Jeff (Nicole) Johnson of London, and Sean Hession of Forest.  Fondly remembered by her great grandchildren.  Predeceased by her brothers Bill, Tom, John, Jim, Stewart, Alex and Oliver, and her sisters Allison, Amelia and Margaret.  Survived by her loving sister in law Leila Rendle of Forest.  Resting at the FOREST CHAPEL OF DENNINGS, 9 James Street South.  Visitation will take place on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm.  Funeral Service will be celebrated in the chapel at 2:00 pm.  Interment to follow at Beechwood Cemetery.  For those who wish, in memoriam donations to the North Lambton Lodge Auxiliary or to VON Sarnia Lambton would be appreciated by the family.  Marion will be remembered with much love and profound gratitude for all that she gave so many people for so many years and for the values she taught so well through her own example.  She leaves a legacy that we will honour and do our best to perpetuate.  Online condolences may be left at www.denning.ca

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CLUBB: Josephine (Stewart) of Lucan, and formerly of Denfield

Posted by on February 6, 2015

Clubb, Jo-W150Peacefully, at Chartwell Parkhill – Long Term Care Residence, on Thursday, February 5, 2015 – her 90th birthday, of Lucan and formerly of Denfield.  Beloved wife of the late Gordon Clubb (1999).  Dear mother of Stewart and Nancy Clubb of Tofield, Alberta, Donald and Vicki Clubb of Odessa, Texas, Douglas and Janice Clubb of Chatham, John and Beu Clubb of Edmonton, Alberta, and Joan and Larry Morley of Lucan.  Also missed by 10 grandchildren and 17 1/2 great-grandchildren.  Predeceased by her parents Malcolm and Greta Stewart, and brother Malcolm Stewart and his wife Susan.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Sunday afternoon 2-5 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Monday, February 9th at 10:30 AM with Ken Whiting officiating.  Interment Denfield Cemetery.

Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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BICE: Norma (Kirkby) of Ailsa Craig and formerly Ilderton

Posted by on February 6, 2015

doc20150205100222_001Passed away peacefully, into the arms of Jesus, surrounded by her family, at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital on Tuesday, February 3, 2015, of Craigwiel Gardens, Ailsa Craig and formerly of Ilderton in her 92nd year.  Reunited with her beloved husband Keith Bice (2010).  Dear mother of John and Colleen Bice of Niagara on the Lake, Ruth and Charles Lanktree of Ottawa, and Marsha and Barry Davis of Coquitlam, BC.  Dear grandmother of Josh and Erin, Rachel and Shawn; Graham and Avalon, Marion and Ryan; Jason, Janis and Ben; and great-grandmother of Eli, Chloe, Max and Sophie.  Dear sister of Phyllis Galbraith of Ridgetown.  Predeceased by her sister Helen Thompson and brother Harold Kirkby.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Friday evening 7-9 PM.  The funeral service will be held at the Community Bible Church, 24294 Adelaide Street North, Lucan on Saturday, February 7th at 11 AM (with visitation for one hour prior to the service beginning at 10 AM), with Pastor Byron Hand officiating.

Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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Pigott: Rose Marie of Sarnia

Posted by on February 6, 2015

pigottrose1Peacefully at home on Thursday, February 5, 2015, ROSE MARIE (nee Vasti) PIGOTT, of Sarnia, passed away at the age of 51. Loving wife of Mark Pigott. Dear sister to Joseph Vasti of St. Thomas and Jenny Zavarella and her husband Sam of London. Daughter in-law of Des and Mary Pigott of Sarnia. Predeceased by her parents Nick and Antonieta Vasti. Will also be missed by her nieces and nephews, great nieces and great nephews and her many friends. Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Rose’s Life will take place at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE LTD. on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to  the Brain Injury Association of Sarnia Lambton.

 

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Vanpraet: Debbie M., a resident of Chatham

Posted by on February 5, 2015

DEBBIE VANPRAETVanpraet: Debbie M. , a resident of Chatham, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Campus on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at the age of 53. Born in Chatham, Beloved daughter of Pierre and Georgette (Coeman) Vanpraet. Debbie is also survived by her sister Rose Duquette (Dave), Nancy Schram (John), a brother Richard Vanpraet (Kristin); nieces and nephews  Tanya Duquette, Tristan Duquette (Jennifer), Brittany and Amanda Schram,; great-nephew Hayden Duquette- Vanderhoeff, her fur baby Sophie; Aunt and Uncle Mary and Martin Kowanetz and several cousins. At Debbie’s request cremation has taken place.  A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church, 9 Alice St., Thamesville on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 11:00AM.  If desired donations to the London Health Sciences Foundation (Pulmonary Hypertension Research) , University of Toronto Faculty of Pharmacy, or the Chatham-Kent O.S.P.C.A. would be appreciated. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com. Arrangements were entrusted to the Badder Funeral Home, Thamesville

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LESY: Maurice a resident of R.R.#1 Thamesville

Posted by on February 5, 2015

MAURICE LESYLesy: Maurice Joseph, a resident of R.R.#1 Thamesville, passed away peacefully with his family by his side at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at the age of 74. Born on the farm, son of the late Remi (1976) and Juliana (Delanghe) Lesy (2000). Maurice farmed all his life in Wabash. Beloved husband of 53 years to Linda (Stallaert) Lesy. Loving father of Jerry and Sharon Lesy and Laurie and Tom Vanrabaeys. Loving grandpa of  Ashley, Jeff, Hillary, Nicole, Kate, Tara, and Jared. Loving brother of the late Cyriel Lesy and his wife Brenda Lesy. Dear brother-in-law of the late Alexis Sharrow, Ray and Pam Stallaert, Lavina and Don Toulouse, Allan and Simone Stallaert, and Eric and Kathy Stallaert. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. The Lesy family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9PM. The Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at St. Pauls Roman Catholic Church, Thamesville on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 11:00AM with Fr. Ray Lawhead as Celebrant. Interment St. Paul’s Cemetery, Thamesville. Donations made at the funeral home by cheque to the Chatham-Kent Hospice would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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BUTLER: Mildred “Ruth” of Lucan and formerly of R.R #1 Arva

Posted by on February 5, 2015

Butler, Ruth-W150Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice, London on February 5, 2015 of Lucan and formerly of R.R.#1 Arva in her 80th year.  Beloved wife of Bill Butler.  Dear mother of Cheryl Koteles and companion Mervyn Grumett, Ken and Susan Butler, and Jim and Erin Butler all of London.  Dear grandmother of Luke; Emily and Andrew.  Fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews, especially Karen and Dan Lemanski of London.  Dear sister and sister-in-law of Lorne and Donna McGuffin of London, Lorne and Lynn Ardiel of Ballymote, and Marilyn McGuffin of London.  Predeceased by her parents Les and Hannah McGuffin, brothers Henry and John McGuffin and a sister Mary Ardiel.  A special thank you to the staff and volunteers at St. Joseph’s Hospice for their care and compassion.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, February 10th at 1:30  PM with Pastor Paul Vollick officiating.  Cremation with interment St. John’s Cemetery, Arva.

Donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, London or the London Health Sciences Foundation-Regional Cancer Program would be appreciated by the family.

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BROOKES, William

Posted by on February 5, 2015

Passed away peacefully on February 04, 2015 at 71 years of age. Loving father of Chris Brookes and the late Jamie Brookes (1997). Proud grandpa of Trevor Sales. Beloved brother to Arlene Pietraszko, Trish Brookes and the late Kenneth Brookes and the late Barb Beaulieu. Loving son of the late Pete and Marjorie Brookes. Will be sadly missed by many loving family and friends. On Saturday, family and friends are invited, from 1:00-4:00pm for a time of fellowship and refreshment at the Knights of Columbus Hall (8965 Malden Rd, River Canard). Funeral arrangements entrusted to Families First Funeral Home & Tribute Centre (519-969-5841) 3260 Dougall Ave. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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SHIVERS, Dr. Richard “Dick” Ray of Grand Bend formerly of London, age 74

Posted by on February 5, 2015

SHIVERSPeacefully, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter, on Thursday, February 05, 2015, Dr. Richard “Dick” Ray Shivers PhD, of Grand Bend formerly of London, age  74. Beloved husband of Sarah “Sally” Anne (Cook) Siegner.  Loved father and father-in-law of Shaun (Kathy) Shivers of St. Thomas, Stephanie (Bryan) Clubb of Verona, WI, Charlie Siegner (Angela Munroe) of St. Thomas.  Cherished grandpa of Nicole, Kristine and Jacob Siegner, Colin Munroe-Wright, Elliott, Aidan and Charlotte Clubb, Lindsey and Robert Shivers.  Dear brother of Barbara Stahl and Gary Shivers.  Predeceased by his parents Raymond and Blanche (Pyle) Shivers, granddaughter Danielle Shivers and brother-in-law Thomas Stahl.  Cremation has taken place.  Arrangements entrusted to the T.  Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood If desired, memorial donations (payable by cheque) to the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada or a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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CLOUTIER: Roger, of St. Thomas, Ontario

Posted by on February 5, 2015

Roger CloutierCloutier, Roger, of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully at his residence, surrounded by family, on Tuesday, February 3, 2015, in his 81st year. Beloved husband of the late Therese “Theresa” (nee Bernier) Cloutier (2005). Loving father of Andre, Linda, Suzanne, Michel, Denise, Patsy, and Priscilla. Special “Grandpapa” of Jeffery, Payton, Kingston, and Chase. Also lovingly remembered by several other grandchildren, great grandchildren, a brother, his sisters and many nieces and nephews. Roger was born in Petit-Cap, Québec on June 22, 1934. He formerly worked in Ontario and Québec as a lumberjack, a truck driver and in construction. Roger was a member of Holy Angels’ Roman Catholic Church, St. Thomas. The funeral service will be held at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) on Saturday, February 7th at 11:00 a.m. Relatives and friends will be received by the family one hour prior to the service time. Following cremation, interment in Holy Angels’ Cemetery. Memorial donations to the charity of one’s choice gratefully acknowledged.

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COOPER: Grace Evelyn of London, and formerly of Zurich

Posted by on February 4, 2015

Peacefully, at LHSC-University Hospital, London on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 of London and formerly of Zurich in her 68th year.  Beloved wife of the late Frank Cooper and the late Ron Caldwell.  Dear mother of Susan and Ron VanKoughnett of Grand Bend, Connie Cooper of St. Thomas, and Cameron Weston of Woodstock.  Dear grandmother of Hannah Travani, Corey Bishop, and Jordan Weston.  Dear sister and sister-in-law of Myrtle and Mert Dejardine of London, Noel Westlake of Exeter, Cecil Wood of RR 2 Hay, Margaret Wood of Mississauga, Linda and Harvey Craig of High River, Alberta, and Calvin Wood of Burlington.  Predeceased by her mother Pearl (Faragar), her sisters Rita, Shirley, Edna, and Ella and her brother Jim.

Private family arrangements.  Cremation.

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

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

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