Scratch, Robert Owen

Posted by on June 24, 2016

web_scratch_robSuddenly on June 21, 2016 at the age of 47. Loving son of Jo-Ann Holleman and the late Bobby Jule Scratch (2014). Father of Matthew Bruce Scratch. Grandfather of Saffaya. Dear brother of Julie Ann Marie Scratch-Hale (Gord). Uncle of Millie Ann Scratch-Hale. Sadly missed by his aunt Crys Mulesa (Don), Andrea Oleksa (Mike) and his late Granny and Poppa Bobby and Julia Scratch, and grandparents Mary Ruth Dullam and Owen Harold Holleman. Dearly remembered by several nieces and nephews. Also missed by the Oram family. Robby was an avid car enthusiast and mechanic and loved the Detroit Red Wings and Detroit Tigers. His favourite times included spending time with his friends and having a cold one. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Humane Society or a Charity of Choice would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Sunday 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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MACOSEK: Frank A. of Strathroy

Posted by on June 24, 2016

Peacefully at home on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Frank Nicholas Macosek of Strathroy passed away at the age of 89.  Loving husband of the late Mary Ann Macosek (Chabica).  Beloved father of Ernest, Caroline and Frank Jr. A graveside service will be held on Monday, June 27th at All Saints Catholic Cemetery at 3:00 PM.  Arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF STRATHROY 519-245-1023.  As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to Heart & Stroke Foundation.  Online condolences accepted at www.dennings.ca.

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MILLMAN: Dr. William Logan of Arva

Posted by on June 24, 2016

MILLMAN, Dr. William Logan – Peacefully at his home on Friday, June 24th, 2016. Survived by his loving wife and best friend, Sharon (O’Neill) for 20 years. Loving father of Dr. Cathy Millman (Ron Dewsnap), Barbara Millman, and Sandy May (Tim). Grandfather of Logan Dewsnap, Callum Dewsnap, Maddelyn May and Evan May. Also survived by his siblings, George Millman (Margaret) and Steve Millman (Janine). Logan will be greatly missed by the entire O’Neill family. Predeceased by his sister Christie Ann and his wife Ann (June 1995). Cremation has taken place. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Logan are asked to consider the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario. For information and online condolences, please visit www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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CASSIDY, Timothy “Cass” Gordon of Belleville

Posted by on June 24, 2016

Cassidy, Timothy “Cass” Gordon – suddenly at his residence on Friday, June 24th, 2016 in his 52nd year.  Loving son of Dorothy (nee Weese) and the late Gordon Cassidy.  Dear brother of Barbara (Joe) Romano of Belleville, Helen Cassidy (Brian Watson) of Roblin, Donna Collingridge (Clarence) of Belleville and Rosemary (Keith) Watson of Peterborough.  Tim is remembered by a niece, 4 nephews and extended family.

The family will receive friends at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) on Sunday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, June 27th, 2016 at 12:00 noon.  Interment at Mount Nebo Cemetery, Springbrook.

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Quinte Humane Society would be appreciated.

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Chartier, Elaine (nee Kettle) of Windsor, Ontario

Posted by on June 24, 2016

Paper Photo Chartier, ElaineChartier, Elaine (nee Kettle)

67 years, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Monday, June 20, 2016 at WRH-Met Campus. Cherished mom and best friend to her daughters Candi Kocela (Dan Munroe) and Sherri Cowgill (Jerome). Loving grandma to Bailey and Blake Cowgill. She will be remembered by her former husband Frank Chartier (Sue). Dear sister of Don (late Dona & the late Mary), Ron (Joan), Cliff (Helen), Linda Verhoeven (Servaas), Larry (Nancy); and sister-in-law of Dennis (Marg), Ron, Janice (Keith), Brad (Brenda), Cindy (Rudy), Peggy, Robin, Joe (Carol), Rick (Donna), Robert, and the late Jeff. Predeceased by her parents Gerald & Peggy Kettle. Elaine will also be missed by her dear friends Rick & Peggy Nickerson and Sandy Cascadden. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Elaine was a retired employee from the University of Windsor’s Registrar’s Office. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday from 2-5 &7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Elaine’s life, from the funeral home, on Friday, June 24, 2016 at 11 am. Cremation to follow. If you wish to donate in Elaine’s memory, the family has asked that donations, made by cheque, to the Lung Association or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Family & Friends may share their memories or make an online contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2556/Elaine-Chartier/obituary.html#tribute-start

 

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Beck, Steven of Leamington, Ontario

Posted by on June 24, 2016

Web Photo Beck, StevenBeck, Steven

May 1, 1929 – June 23, 2016

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on June 23, 2016 at the age of 87. Beloved husband of Martha for 59 years. Dear father of Steven (Renee), Elizabeth (Carlos) and Lori (Warren). Proudest Opa of Matthew, Michelle, Marcus, Nicole, Michael, Olivia, Sarah, Max and Will. Dear brother of Heinrich, Germany. Several other surviving relatives in Canada and Germany. Steve was a flower farmer and later worked at Leamington Hospital until retirement. He loved gardening, volunteering and was a die-hard Toronto Maple Leafs fan. The family would like thank those who cared for Steve during his illness, especially Dr Bagga and staff, PSW Meghan, nurses Heather and Katie. Cremation has taken place. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Tuesday from 7-9 pm. Memorial Mass of the Resurrection, Wednesday June 29 at 11:00 am, St. Joseph’s Church, Leamington. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to Erie Shores Hospice or Sun Parlor Home Bus Fund would be appreciated by the family. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at http://leamington.reidfuneralhome.ca/tribute/details/2558/Steven-Beck/obituary.html#tribute-start

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Sinnott, John Edmund (Ted) P. Eng.

Posted by on June 24, 2016

web_sinott_johnPeacefully on June 24, 2016 at 89 years of age. Beloved husband for 62years to Agnes I. (Pat) Sinnott (nee McLean). Cherished father of Dean (Lynne), Heather, Peter, Sheila (Peter) and John (Janice). He will be missed by many loving nieces and nephews. Ted retired in 1987 as Professional Engineer with Hiram Walker and Son’s. Ltd. Cremation service was held with a private family interment 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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MCWHINNIE, Brian David

Posted by on June 24, 2016

web_McWhinnie_Brian It is with broken hearts that we announce the untimely passing of our son Brian, on June 22, 2016 at 35 years of age. Beloved son of David and Lynn, loving brother of Shari Hill (Jeff), dear grandson of Trudy Libby (Hawksworth). As per Brian’s wishes, there will be no services held. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Families First, 585 Sandwich Street South Amherstburg (519-969-5841).  Share memories or photos at www.familiesfirst.ca

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McGARRY, David George of Sarnia

McGarry-webMcGARRY, DAVID – At St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia on Tuesday, June 21, 2016, David George McGarry, age 75 of Sarnia passed away. He was the beloved husband of Kilby May (Crowder) McGarry and dear brother of Brian McGarry and Mary Ellen Schwerdfeger (Barry). He is also survived by his brother in law Richard Crowder. He was loved and will be missed by his many nieces, nephews and friends. David was born October 31st, 1940 to the late Lyla (Cross) and William McGarry in Wakefield, Quebec. David worked for Ontario Hydro in the Ottawa area, then Sarnia.  Along with partners he started and ran Elecsar Engineering in Sarnia and Toronto until his retirement in 2012. The business was also a past recipient of the Chamber of Commerce’s Outstanding Business Achievement Award. He was a member and Past-President of the Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce as well as a member of the Provincial Executive. He was a retired Electrical Engineering Technologist and a longtime Sarnia resident. David and Kilby enjoyed trips on the Great Lakes and summers living aboard their trawler. Sympathy expressed through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, St. Joseph’s Hospice or charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. A celebration of David’s life will be held at the Sarnia Yacht Club (1220 Fort St., Point Edward) on Saturday, July 2nd, 2016 between the hours of 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

 “The family extends special thanks to the staff at Bluewater Health, particularly the Emergency and the Palliative Care Units and St. Joseph’s Hospice.” 

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Simon, Marjorie of Wallaceburg, Ontario

Posted by on June 24, 2016

Mrs. Marjorie Simon, a resident of Wallaceburg, passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at the Chatham-Kent Hospice, in Chatham, at the age of 87.

The late Marjorie Simon rested at the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg.

Cremation has taken place. A Graveside Service will be held at a later date.

As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Chatham-Kent Hospice may be left at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be left at www.ericfnichollsfuneralhome.com.

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SÉGUIN NEE GORRY: Violette of Laval (originally from L’Orignal)

Posted by on June 24, 2016

séguin violetteMrs. Violette Séguin nee Gorry from Laval (originally from L’Orignal), passed away on Monday, June 20, 2016, at the age of 89. She was the wife of the late Arthur Séguin; the daughter of the late Horace Gorry and of the late Fleurette Thibault; the cherished mother of Huguette (Denis), René (Louise), Francine, Richard and Marcel; the loving grandmother of Karine, Marc-André, Julie, Michael, Maxim and Laniel and the great grandmother of Jessyca, Marianne, Dakota and Vincent. She was predeceased by her children: Guy, Ginette and Yvon, her brothers and sisters: Gaston (Marguerite), Gérard (Noella), Germaine (Rolland), Camil (Cécile). Also survived by one sister-in-law, Jeannine and many nephews, nieces and friends.

Friends may call at Berthiaume Family Funeral Home 416, rue McGill, Hawkesbury, Ontario (877) 632-8511, Friday, July 1, 2016 starting at 11 a.m. A funeral service will be held at McGill Chapel in Hawkesbury, Ontario on Friday, July 1, 2016 at 2 p.m.

For those who wish, donations to the lung Association, 500-2319 Boulevard St-Laurent, Ottawa, Ontario, K1G 4J8 would be appreciated.

Condolences may be conveyed by fax at (613) 632-1065 or visit our Web Site www.salonfuneraireberthiaume.com

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ROBERTS; Clayton, of Petrolia

Posted by on June 24, 2016

Roberts; ClaytonPassed away peacefully with family by his side at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia on Friday, June 24, 2016.   CLAYTON ROBERTS, of Petrolia, was in his 85th year.  He was predeceased by his wife of 61 years Verna (nee Gillespie) (2012).  He is survived by daughters Judy (Bob) Marriott and Joanne (Jim) Garrett, both of Petrolia, seven grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.  He is also survived by his special friend June Wilband.  Clayton was predeceased by his brother Wayne Roberts and his sisters Dorothy Font and Marie Bailey. Clayton was a retired member of Local 663 and was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Br. 216.  A service remembering Clayton’s life will be held on Monday, June 27, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. from the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia.  Visitors will be received prior to the service from 1:00 pm to 2:45 pm.  Interment in Hillsdale Cemetery.   As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph’s Hospice (www.stjosephshospice.ca).  Memories and condolences may be shared on-line at www.needhamjay.com.

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McDonald: Linda Ann

Posted by on June 24, 2016

McDONALD: Linda Ann – at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto on Thursday, June 23, 2016.  Linda (Flanagan) McDonald is the beloved wife of John McDonald of Victoria Road.  Loved mother of Matthew (Andrea) of Victoria Road and Michelle of Barrie.  Cherished grandmother of Matthew and Shelby.  Sister of Kathy (Don) Davis of Oshawa, Tony (Therese) Flanagan of Burlington and the late Peter Flanagan.  Sister-in-law of Judy McDonald of Victoria Road and the late Shirley McDonald.  Along with being a devoted wife and mother, Linda cared for many people as an RN in the emergency department of the Ross Memorial Hospital before her retirement. Family and friends will be received at the Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, 16 Patrick Street, Victoria Road, Ontario on Thursday, June 30, 2016 from 10 am until time of funeral mass at 11 am.  Interment St, Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Victoria Road. If so desired, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.  Service arrangements entrusted to Mangan Funeral Home,

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CRAWFORD, Norien Aline formerly of Peterborough and Lakefield in her 98th year.

Posted by on June 23, 2016

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Passed away peacefully at Case Manor Specialty Care, Bobcaygeon on Tuesday June 21, 2016. Norien (Dunford) formerly of Peterborough and Lakefield in her 98th year. Wife of the late Charles James Crawford (2005). Loving mother of Joan Coe and her late husband George of Barrie and Richard and his wife Karian of Curve Lake. Grandma will always be remembered by Kirk Coe (Karen), Lance Coe (Heather) and Tracy Whalen (Pat) and Jason (Sherri) and Justin Crawford and by her 9 great grandchildren. Also remembered by her brother-in-law Robert Harvey. Predeceased by her siblings Keitha Harvey, Dora Mullen (Gordon), Muriel Wager (Malcolm), Lillian Northey (Elwood), Gertrude Huddleston (Myles), Hugh (Shirley) and Bob (Sadie). Relatives and friends are invited to call at THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL on Sunday June 26, 2016 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM. A funeral service will be held in the Hendren Chapel on Monday June 27, 2016 at 11:00 AM with visitation to commence one hour prior to the service. A reception will follow in The Heritage Room of the Funeral Home. Interment Rosemount Memorial Gardens. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may send condolences, arrange flowers or donations at www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by calling 705-652-3355.

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CLARKE: David of London

Posted by on June 23, 2016

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With saddened hearts; the Clarke and Dennis families announce the passing of David Clarke on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at the age of 65. David has been placed into the loving arms of his Jesus. Beloved husband of the late Arlene Clarke (2015) for 39 years and father to Paul and Dennis. Much loved son of Evelyn and the late John Clarke (2010). Dear brother of Cheryl (Dan), Juju (Peter), Susan, Debbie (Terry), the late Ron (2014) (Stephanie) and Bruce (Sue) and their families all of Windsor. David will be missed by his mother-in-law Marilyn and the late Mack Dennis (2015) and brother-in-law to Terry (Bonnie) and their family of Watford. David was appreciated by many and will be remembered by many. Friends will be received by the family one hour prior (1-2pm) on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street, South, London, where the funeral service will be conducted in the chapel at 2pm. Interment in Siloam Cemetery will take place Monday, June 27, 2016 at 2:30 pm. As an expression of sympathy, please give to the Paul and Dennis Clarke Trust Fund, at any TD Canada Trust 0110-6556131, cheques can be made payable to Bruce Clarke (Trustee). Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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PAYNE: Helen of London

Posted by on June 23, 2016

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Peacefully at Chelsey Park Long Term Care, London on Thursday, June 23, 2016, Helen (Lovell) Payne in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Archie Payne (1988). Loving mother of Ken Payne (Sandy) and Joyce Payne (Reverend Michelle Down). Predeceased by her daughter Shirley (2014). Cherished grandma of Tammy, Scott, Cindy, Christine and by her 11 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Ruth Horton and Jean Poole. Predeceased by her sister Marjorie Lovell (2001). The family would like to thank Dr. Crabbe and the staff on the 4th floor of Chelsey Park for their exceptional and loving care.  Friends will be received by the family from 1-2pm on Monday, June 27, 2016 at First-St. Andrew’s United Church, 350 Queens Avenue, London. The celebration of Helen’s life will be held at 2pm, with Reverend Michelle Down officiating. Interment in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, London. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the charity of your choice. 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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CRISPIN: Lucienne de Saint-André-Avellin

Posted by on June 23, 2016

crispin lucienneMadame Lucienne Crispin de Saint-André-Avellin est décédée le lundi 20 juin 2016 à l’âge de 83 ans. Tendre épouse de feu Claude Cyr ; fille de feu Joseph Crispin et de feu Rose-Anna Charron. Elle était la mère bien-aimé de Robert (Kelly Stone) et Isabelle (Amir Rabiei); la grand-mère adorée de William, Caroline, Maxime, Benjamin, Laurel, Mariane, Charlotte, Samuel et Nickola; l’arrière-grand-mère de Anicca; et la chère soeur de Cécile (feu Julien Fréchette), Jean-Paul (Rhéa Leclair), Anet (feu Noël Major) et Thérèse (feu Marcel Lacoste). Elle fut prédécédée par un fils Michel (Angela Giacalone) et un frère André (feu Carmel Legris). Lui survivent également plusieurs beaux-frères, belles-soeurs, cousins, cousines, neveux, nièces et ami(e)s.

La famille invite parents et amis au Complexe Funéraire Familial de la Petite-Nation Shields Berthiaume, 101, rue Principale, St-André-Avellin, Québec, (819) 983-6616,** le samedi 2 juillet 2016** à compter de 10 h. Une cérémonie aura lieu en la chapelle du complexe funéraire le **samedi 2 juillet 2016 à 11h**. Inhumation au cimetière de la Grotte de St-André-Avellin.

Un merci spécial à toute l’équipe de la Résidence Le Monarque pour tout le soutient et la compassion apporté à la famille ainsi que pour les excellents soins prodigués à Mme Crispin.

Pour ceux et celles qui le désirent, des dons peuvent être faits à la Résidence Le Monarque, 532 Notre-Dame, Montebello, Québec, J0V 1L0.

Pour offrir vos condoléances par télécopieur, composez le (819) 983-6865 ou visitez notre site Internet www.mfshieldsberthiaume.ca

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CHENIER, Delphis Joseph of Waterdown

Posted by on June 23, 2016

CHENIER, Delphis Joseph
Passed away at his home in Waterdown, after a long and prosperous life, on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at the age of 94. Beloved husband for nearly 62 years to Kathleen (nee Marion). Loving father of Della Marie, the late Wayne (1979), Michael (Maureen), and Karen Marion (Claude). Cherished Papa of Cassandra (Sean), Maria (Wayne), Suzanne (Tyler), Michelle, Dianne (Jonathan), Sarah, Emilly, and great Papa of 8 great grandchildren. Survived by his sister Gilberette, Rev. Sister St. Rose of the Daughters of Wisdom, Ottawa. Predeceased by his siblings Roger, Paul-Emile, Aurel, Joseph, Fernand, Rose, Juliette, and Annette. Del was a WWII Veteran, having served as Bandsman. He worked at Ford Motor Company in Oakville, before working and retiring with Petro Canada. Del was very involved in sports, both playing and coaching in the Waterdown community. He was a devoted member of the Catholic Church, and also enjoyed his time playing with the Oakville Citizen Band. Most importantly Del was the rock and foundation of his family, and his sense of humour, and love will always be remembered. Family will receive friends at KITCHING STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown, on Sunday, June 26, 2016 from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., and 6 p.m.- 8 p.m. Legion Service 7:30 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at ST. THOMAS THE APOSTLE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 715 Centre Rd, Waterdown on Monday, June 27, 2016 at 10 a.m. Private Cremation. Following the mass a reception will be held at the Waterdown Legion, Branch 551. As expressions of sympathy donations to St. Thomas the Apostle Church would be sincerely appreciated by the family.

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FORBES: Jean Lillian of Forest, Ontario

Posted by on June 23, 2016

cardpicFORBES, Mrs. Jean Lillian (R.N.)

With her family by her side, passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2016, at St. Joseph’s Hospice in Sarnia, in her 85th year.  Beloved wife of the late William Fraser Forbes.  Loving mother of Ann Catherine Hunter (Dan Whitcroft) William Robert Forbes (Lois), and David Andrew Forbes.  Grandmother of Trevor Forbes (Martha), Kelly Forbes-Wilson (Jeff), Kaleigh Forbes, Mitchell Hunter, Clark Hunter, and Reed Hunter.  Great Grandmother of Liam Forbes.    Sister of Donald Smith (late Helen), and David Smith (Barb), and the late Eleanor Helps.  Sister in law of Barb Tait (late Peter).  Survived by her brother in law Gerald. Daughter of the late William & Gladys Smith.   Visitation will take place at DENNING’S OF FOREST, 9 James Street South, Forest, on Sunday, June 26, 2016, from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm.  A Funeral Service will take place in the chapel on Monday morning, June 27, 2016, at 11:00 am.  For those who wish, in memoriam donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, the Canadian Cancer Society or to St. James Presbyterian Church would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences may be left at www.denning.ca

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MCGUFFIN: Ross of London and formerly of Thorndale

Posted by on June 23, 2016

Style 51 4X6-W150Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice, London on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 of London and formerly of Thorndale in his 79th year.  Beloved husband of Dawn (Oldham) McGuffin for 59 years.  Dear father of Kim and Bill McDonald of London, Steve McGuffin of Guelph, Kevin and Jodi McGuffin of Thorndale, Clint McGuffin of St. Thomas, and Jane McGuffin of Thorndale.  Dear grandfather of Ryan and Lauren McGuffin of Calgary, Jeff McGuffin of St. Catherines, Chris and Kristy McGuffin of Guelph; Jordan McGuffin of Thorndale; Colt McGuffin, Caitlyn McGuffin both of St. Thomas; Marina McGuffin, and Jamie McGuffin both of Thorndale.  Dear great-grandfather of Stella and Peyton.  Predeceased by his parents Ivan and Edna (Piper) McGuffin.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Sunday June 26th, from 2-5 PM. A private family funeral service will be held at a later date with the Rev. Darrell Shaule officiating.  Interment Siloam Cemetery, London.

Donations to the St. Joseph’s Hospice, London or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.haskettfh.com.

HISCOX: Ione of Melbourne

Posted by on June 23, 2016

At Four Counties Health Services, Newbury on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, Bertha “Ione” Hiscox formerly of Melbourne passed away in her 102nd year. Dear mother of Fred (Kathryn) Hiscox grandmother of Susan and great-grandmother of Courtney. Predeceased by her sisters, Ruby Hiscox, Delarene Woodfield, Marjorie Hathaway and Shirley Hiscox. Cremation has taken place and private interment will be held at the Longwood Cemetery.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.vanheckfuneralhome.ca.

WIDDIS: D’arcy

Posted by on June 23, 2016

Peacefully on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at Bluewater Health, D’Arcy Widdis passed away at the age of 89. Beloved husband of the late Wilda Widdis (2015) for 67 years. Loving father of the late D’Arcy Jr. (Milly), Rick, Terry (Mary), Kim (the late Don) and Chris (Rob). Cherished grandfather of Nicole Van Ochten, Allyson Weatherdon (Mike), D’Arcy Widdis (Venetia), Sierra Paquin (Vince), and Sadie Grenier (Jordan). Treasured great-grandfather of Shane Van Ochten, Victoria Weatherdon, Dawson Weatherdon, and Paige Paquin. Predeceased by his parents Albert and Marvel Widdis. Dear brother of Maxine Widdis (Cosmo), the late Donna Stewart, and the late John Garth Widdis (late Marium). D’Arcy and Wilda owned and operated Widdis IGA in Point Edward for many years. He was a well-known amateur golfer in the area. A celebration of D’Arcy’s life will be held at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, Monday, June 27, 2016, at 2:30 p.m.  Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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BEAUVAIS: Jennie May

Posted by on June 23, 2016

Peacefully at her home, surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, Jennie May Beauvais passed away at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late Euclide Beauvais (1996). Loving mother of Dora Benoit (Dave), Evon (Doug) Harris, Will (Bev) Beauvais, Iline (Bud) Hendrie, Romeo Beauvais, Eddie (Cheryl) Beauvais, Rosa (Ray) Caldwell, and Annette Lucuk (Wayne). Cherished grandmother to a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her children Rose (Pete) Richardson, Helen (Ron) Brydges, Dennis Beauvais and Leonard Beauvais, and by her many brothers and sisters. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, June 24, 2016, at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, with family and friends being received one hour prior. Burial of ashes will follow in Our Lady of Mercy Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart & Stroke Foundation (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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GOSLEIGH: Darlene Lou

Posted by on June 23, 2016

Peacefully, with her family by her side at Bluewater Health on Tuesday, June 21, 2016, Darlene Lou Gosleigh passed away at the age of 61. Beloved wife of John Gosleigh. Loving mother of Jason (Carol) Long and Laurie Long. Cherished grandmother of Matthew, Morgan, Samantha and Lilly. Treasured daughter of Josephine Gascoigne. Dear sister of Larry (Marilyn) Gascoigne. Survived by many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Predeceased by her father Gord Gascoigne and brother Randy Gascoigne. Darlene will be deeply missed by her family and friends. Cremation has taken place. At Darlene’s request, no visitation or service will be held. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Sarnia & District Humane Society  (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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BULLOCK: David

Posted by on June 23, 2016

It is with deeply saddened hearts that we announce the passing of David Bullock on Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at the age of 52. Cherished son of James and Betty Bullock. Loved brother of Duane (Kathy) Bullock, Donna (Kevin) Pomeroy, and James (Cindy) Bullock. Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews Sarah, Kerry Nicole, Paige and Reid. Survived by his aunts, uncles and cousins. Predeceased by his grandparents Alex and Madeline LeMay and James and Emily Bullock, and by his best friend Buddy. A special thank you to Randy Paget, Scott Case and all the staff at Lambton County Developmental Services in Watford for their 26 years of care and service in helping David. Family and friends will be received on Sunday, June 26, 2016, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. A funeral service will be held on Monday, June 27, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Smith Funeral Home. Interment to follow in Blackwell Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Lambton County Developmental Services, Petrolia (cheques only at the funeral home please).

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.smithfuneralhome.ca.