WILLIAMS, Edna Lilian (nee Stevens)

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web_Williams_EdnaPassed away peacefully in her sleep at the age of 94 on February 7, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Albert (1988). Loving mother of David Albert and wife Carol Williams. Dear daughter of the late Samuel and Ruth Stevens. Cherished grandmother of Tracey (Matt), Cheryl (Mike), Kevin (Wendy), great grandmother of Cody, Connor, Reid, Reiss, Joy, Ethan, Colin and great-great-grandmother of Myla. Predeceased by her two sisters Iris Collins and Dorothy Dewhirst. Special thanks to all the staff at Seasons Lakeshore. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated. Cremation services were held. Memorial visitation Thursday from 1 p.m. until time of service at 2 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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IVES, Elizabeth

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web_Ives_ElizabethPeacefully surrounded by her loving family on February 6, 2016 at 73 years of age. Beloved mother of Craig (Jodie) and best friend to Donna (Brad Mineau). Cherished grandmother of Grace Mineau. Predeceased by her parents Douglas & Grace MacEachern. Survived by sisters Mary Stalmach (Bob) and Renee Comartin (the late Ed) and brothers Frank (Carol), Sandy (Cheryl), Fred (the late Denise) and sisters-in-law Madeline, Jean and Lois. Predeceased by brothers Douglas, John, Martin, Allan & wife Chris and sister-in-law Doris. Loved by many nieces and nephews. Liz worked at General Motors Trim for 32 and a half years. She enjoyed gardening and bowling, her greatest joy being spending time with her family and friends. Liz had a great love for animals and will be fondly remembered for her beautiful smile and laugh. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice Residence would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Monday 3-5pm & 7-9pm. Funeral Service Tuesday at 11:30am 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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MELOCHE, Dan

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web_melochePassed away peacefully on February 6, 2016 at 54 years of age surrounded by his loving family. Loving son of the late Francis (Panko) and Clarabelle Meloche. Dearest Dad to Gyl, Corbin & Brogan. Dearest brother to Bonnie Awram & John (Toni). Special uncle to Christine, Jennifer, Matthew, Loni, Lee, Luke & Lance. Lifelong “BFF” of caregiver Patty McLean and all support staff who allowed Dan the opportunity to reside in his own home. Dan will be missed by his forever “fur family” MEOW- Dusty, Princess, Charlie and Teddy. Proud owner of Heritage Farms and Panko’s Pumpkin Patch. Visiting on Tuesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Parish prayers Wednesday evening at 8:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Thursday February 11, 2016 at Corpus Christi Church, 1400 Cabana Rd. West, from 10: 00 a.m. until time of funeral mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, River Canard.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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PARISH:Keith Lloyd of Strathroy

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Parish: Keith Lloyd

Peacefully on Tuesday, February 9th, 2016, at the Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital; surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 82. Loving husband of Sheila Marie Parish (2011). Beloved father of Richard (Brenda) and Jonathan (Holly) Parish. Dear grandfather of Sarah, Ryan, Mya, Cole and Felicity. Devoted brother of Milt (Elsie) Parish, Jim (Paulina) Parish, Donald (Marleen) Parish, Tommy (Carol) Parish and Pauline (Juri) Lees.

Predeceased by his parents Benjamin and Phyllis Parish, sister Ruth McCarthy and brothers Robert, Frank and Larry Parish.

Forever remembered by many in laws, nieces, nephews and other extended family.

Keith worked most of his life in the farming industry at the home farm, in Tobacco and at Cuddy Farms. Keith enjoyed his time at Round Lake, playing cards, fishing and catching up with friends and family. He had a strong personality and will be sorely missed.

Friends will be received at Denning’s of Strathroy on Sunday, February 14th, 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will be held at Denning’s of Strathroy on Monday, February 15th, 2016 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Strathroy Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society will be appreciated. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denning.ca

 

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LOWMAN, Hazel (nee Turner)

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web_lowmanPassed away peacefully on February 6, 2016 at 93 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Frederick (1990). Loving mother of Martin (Debra), Judith (Thomas) and Gillian (David). Dear grandmother of Mark, Jennifer, Andrew, Paul, Jonathan, Eric, Kevin and Michael. Cherished sister of Margaret and sister-in-law of Joan and Faye all in England. Predeceased by siblings Vera, Dora, Betty, Fred and Bill. Mrs. Lowman was an active member of the Church of God (Walker Rd.) where she served for many years as Pastor’s wife and church organist. Visitation Wednesday February 10, 2016 from 3 – 5 pm and 7 – 9 pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Visitation Thursday 9:30 am at Open Arms Community Church of God (3325 Walker Rd.) until time of Funeral Service at 10:30 am. Share memories and photos at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

 

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LEWINSKY, Peter

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With heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of Peter, at home on February 6, 2016. Treasured son of Peter Joseph and Janet Lewinsky. Dear husband of Lorraine Fraser. Cherished father of Jessica Lewinsky and Peter Jay Lewinsky and Holly Moore. Adored grandpa of Tyler James Lauzon, Peter Jacob Lewinsky and Nicholas Robert Lewinsky. Loved brother of Pamela Smith and Gary Adamson and Melissa and Fred Carter. Sadly missed by his nieces and nephews. Visiting Thursday 10:00 am until time of funeral service at 11:30am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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COOPER, Sally

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Web_Cooper+SallyPassed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on February 04, 2016 at 80 years of age.   Loving friend of Penny Conway. Cherished sister of Trevor Marshall and predeceased by Clifford Cooper (Daphne). Beloved sister-in-law of Glenna Pattison Marshall. Proud aunt of Blair Marshall (Camille Diapaolo), Colin Marshall and nieces Carole Downing (Brett), Christine Cooper and Maxine Bassett (Carl).  Predeceased by parents Gladys Marshall and Frederick Cooper. She will be sadly missed by her friends Roger Harris, Beryl Rogers-Perz and Reg Davis. Sally enjoyed many years as a Realtor in Windsor Essex County after a tenure as an Assistant Librarian at General Amherst High School. Many thanks to our wonderful, loving caregivers Tina, Lisa, Tonya and Justin. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Humane Society would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Funeral arrangements entrusted to FAMILIES FIRST 585 Sandwich St. S., Amherstburg 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos, or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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DERYAW, Joe

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web_DeryawWelcomed into God’s loving arms on February 4, 2016 at the age of 83. Loving husband to Cathy (nee Daniher), with whom he celebrated 40 years of marriage. Dear father to Stephen (Charlotte), Michelle (Mike), Karen, the late Dave and the late Anne Marie. Joe will be missed by his fourteen grandchildren, two great-granddaughters. Dear son to the late Joe and Doris. Beloved brother to Barbara, Rosemary (Carl), Paul (Judy), Anne Marie, the late David and the late Mary Jane. Joe will be missed by his many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. If you so desire, memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. On Thursday family and friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church LaSalle from 10:00 a.m. until time of memorial Mass at 11:00 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 2130 Front Road LaSalle, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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FUNKENHAUSER, Karl

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web_funkenhauser karlPassed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on February 4, 2016 at the age of 92. He was looking forward to his 93rd birthday on February 20, 2016. Cherished husband of Lucie Funkenhauser (nee Radtke) 2010. Dear father of Arnie and wife Colette, and Ron and wife Elly. Loving Opa of Krista and Mark, Karl and Vanessa, Ian and Kate, Marc, Ashley and Dylan, Samantha, and Aaron. Proud great grandfather “Gopa” of Bryce, Paisley, Emma, Lily, Easton, and Madelyn. Missed by sister in law Alice and late husband Joseph, and predeceased by siblings and their spouses;  Stefan and Elizabeth Funkenhauser, Theresia and Stefan Koch, Paul and Theresa Funkenhauser. Also predeceased by in laws Helen and Dietrich Neufeld and Anna and Willy Schroeder. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Long time companions Spirit and Chico. Formerly of Chatham and retired from Eaton Springs. If you so desire, donations to the Mennonite Nursing Home in Leamington would be appreciated by the family. A special thank you to his Oak Park (LaSalle) family for all of your compassionate care and friendship. Visiting Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A funeral service to Honour and Remember Karl will be held on Monday at 10 am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment Maple Leaf Cemetery in Chatham. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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OGBURN: Roy E., of R.R.#5, St. Thomas, Ontario

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roy ogburn 002PoppyOGBURN, Roy E., of R.R.5, St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Monday, February 8, 2016, in his 94th year.  Beloved husband for 64 years to Jean (nee Savard) Ogburn.  Dearly loved father of Ken Ogburn and his wife Greta of Kanata, and Dan Ogburn and his wife Marion of R.R.5, St. Thomas.  Dear brother of Marian Miller and her husband Ewald of Rabbit Lake, SK, and the late James Ogburn (his wife Anne of Toronto).  Also survived by 6 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews.  Born in Battleford, SK, February 26, 1922, he was the son of the late James and Elizabeth (nee Haubold) Ogburn.  Roy enlisted in the R.C.A.F. in 1943 and trained as an air gunner.  At the end of the Second World War, he re-enlisted and served until his military retirement in 1969 as a Warrant Officer.  His second career was as a parts manager at Buchwald Motors, London.  Roy was an adherent of Holy Angels’ Roman Catholic Church, St. Thomas.  Relatives and friends will be received by the family on Friday evening, February 12th from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 13th at 1:30 p.m.  Following cremation, inurnment in St. Peter’s Cemetery, London.  Memorial donations to the Salvation Army will be gratefully acknowledged.

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ANDERSON, Sharon (nee Dafoe) of Cobourg, Ontario

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Anderson Sharon Feb 9Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital. Beloved wife of Ron for 44 years. Loving mother of Charlotte, Randy and the late Eugene. Dear grandmother of Josh, Amanda and Rick. Adoring great grandmother of Dimitri and Xavier. Proud sister of Sheila, Gladys, Edna, Billy, Betty, Leslie, Morris, Lois, and Lloyd. Predeceased by her siblings Francis, George, Raymond and Karen. Visitation will take place on Thursday, February 11 from 7-9pm at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg. A funeral service will take place on Friday, February 12 at 1pm with visitation one hour prior from 12noon to 1pm. In memory of Sharon please consider donations to the Canadian Cancer Society.
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PRESSEAULT: Roger of Hawkesbury

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presseault rogerMr. Roger D. Presseault

It is with great dignity and serenity, surrounded by guiding members that Mr. Roger D. Presseault from Hawkesbury passed away on Monday, February 8, 2016 at the age of 85 after a hard fight against illnesses. He was the beloved husband the late Florence Roy and the loving friend of Yolande Charron; the son of the late Dorima Presseault and of the late Alma Carrière; the loving father of Roger R.(Claire Gauthier), Louise (Rémi Martel), Hélène and Joanne (Raymond Cayen); the adored grandfather of Julie, Jessica, Sophie, Isabelle, Marc-André and the great grandfather of Mia Sousa; the dear brother of Georgette (late Nic Leblanc), Pauline (late Pierre Leroux), Germain (late Pauline Desjardins) and Serge (Thérèse Séguin). He was predeceased a daughter Annick, a sister Thérèse also by by two brothers: Fernand and René. He is survived by many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces and friends. The family wishes to express their gratitude to the Staff of the Hawkesbury General Hospital, in particular Dre. Auger, for the great care given.

Friends may call at Berthiaume Family Funeral Home 416, McGill, Hawkesbury, Ontario (877) 632-8511, Friday, February 12, 2016 fom 11 a.m. A funeral service will be held at Saint-Pierre-Apôtre Parish in Hawkesbury on Friday, February 12, 2016 at 2 p.m.

For those who wish, donations to the CHEO Foundation, 415 Smyth Rd., Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8M8 would be appreciated.

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HENESELER: Henry of London

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Unexpectedly and peacefully at Victoria Hospital, London on Monday, February 8, 2016. Henry Henseler in his 88th year; leaves behind his beloved wife Luise Henseler of 65 years; his 3 children Joseph (Vicky), Mike (Goonjira) and Susan Reaume. Henry is survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  In keeping with Henry’s wishes cremation with a private family memorial will take place. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Shriners’ Hospitals for Children, 468 Colborne Street, London ON., N6B 2T3.  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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SAYLOR: Mary (Johnston) of Bothwell

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Saylor 1Mary Eileen Saylor, a lifelong resident of Bothwell passed away at Four Counties Health Services, Newbury on Monday, February 8, 2016 at the age of 84 years. Daughter of the late Charles and Louella Johnston and beloved wife of 50 years of the late Gordon Saylor. Predeceased by her 3 brothers, Lee (late Marjory), Murray, and Ray (Irene) Sayler. Loving mother of David (Karin), Barbara (John) Dobie and Suzanne (Jack) Lutz. Patient and gentle grandmother of Dawn (Ben) Salomons, Ben (Elizabeth) Dobie, Bree (Paul) Antunes, Maura Dobie and Scott DeGeer, Ian Dobie and Lexy Campbell, Andrew (Jen) Burk, Kellan Lutz, Dan (Aliana) Saylor, Lauren, Heather, Dalia, Shaniah, Han and families. Sadly missed by her great grandchildren, Garrett (Shekina), Colten, Conner Salomons, Christian and Johnathan Dobie, Callum, Ella and Vida Antunes, Abigail Dobie and Samuel Burk.

Mom was an avid gardener, world traveller who loved animals and music, an attentive grandmother and great grandmother who always put the family first. She was a lady who loved to shop and spend time with her life long friends and try new crafts. Her family will receive relatives and friends at the Van Heck Funeral Home, 172 Symes Street, Glencoe on Wednesday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, February 11 at 1:00 p.m. Rev. Cheryl Bolton officiating. Interment to follow at the Bothwell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Four Counties Health Services Foundation, Trinity United Church or Glencoe Animal Shelter.

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BONDY, Charles Benjamin “Chuck” of McGregor, formerly of Harrow

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BONDY, Charles Benjamin “Chuck”

78 years suddenly on February 8, 2016. Beloved husband of Carol. Predeceased by his first wife Mary (Ouellette) (2005). Dear father of Jeff Bondy, Greg (Shelley) Bondy, Brad (Trisha) Bondy, Kelly (Chris) Bergeron, Lori (Paul) Kimmerly. Dear grandfather of 10 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Vincent (Irene) Bondy, Dorothy Maitre, Rosemary (Jean) Trepanier. Predeceased by his brothers Tom, Ronald, Garnet  and Ivan. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Chuck retired in 1988 from Chrysler Canada with 33.5 years of service; he was a member of the K of C Council 5350 in Harrow and St. Clement  2844, McGregor and the R.C.L.B. #338 in Harrow. Relatives and friends will be received at the Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home, 197 King St. W. Harrow on Wednesday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. K of C and Parish Prayers at 7:30 p.m. Funeral on Thursday February 11, 2016 where family and friends will meet at 10:00 a.m. at St. Clement Church 9567 County Rd. 11 McGregor for a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Raymond Masse officiating. Cremation to follow. Burial of ashes at Colchester Memorial Cemetery at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre 2220 Kildare Rd. Windsor, ON N8W 2X3. You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca

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MORNINGSTAR: Anne of Watford, Ontario

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IMG_2418 (2)Peacefully at the University Campus of LHSC surrounded by her loving family on Monday, February 8, 2016, Anne Morningstar (nee Harper) of Watford at the age of 80. Beloved wife and best friend of Ray Morningstar for over 58 years. Deeply loved Mother of Pam and Graham Nesbitt of Seaforth, Wendy and John Van Lieshout of Watford, Scott and Michelle Morningstar of London and Susan and John Chapman of Brights Grove. Her greatest joy was spending time with and watching her grandsons play hockey. Proud Nana and biggest fan of Derek (Whitney) Nesbitt, Joe (Kate) Nesbitt, Greg (Michelle) Van Lieshout, Paul (Dayna) Van Lieshout and Ty and Jack Chapman. Great Nana to Callum and Addisyn Nesbitt and Ella and Kade Van Lieshout. Survived by her siblings Joan Miller (Bruce, 2015), Jim and Kay Harper and her nieces and nephew. Friends and family will be received on Wednesday, February 10th, 2016 from 6-8pm at DENNING’S OF WATFORD (232 Warwick St.). Private family Funeral. Interment will take place at Bethel Cemetery. A special thank you to the nursing staff at Bluewater Health Dialysis Unit and Jane (NP) LHSC. Donations to the Kidney Foundation (546 Christina St N, Sarnia, ON N7T 5W6) or charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denning.ca .

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WEIR, Frederick Louis

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web_Weir_FrederickAugust 16, 1929 – February 7, 2016

Passed unexpectedly Sunday February 7, 2016 at 86 years of age. Predeceased by his loving wife of 55 years Joan (2005). Survived by dearest friend and partner June Couvillion. Loving father of Gary (Heather), Rick (Linda), Kathy (Bill 2010) and Jon (Lisa). Loving grandfather of Amy, Michael and Katie, Terra, Jeremy, Lindsay and Tyler, Jessica and Ryan, Krystle, Chantel and Jamie. Great-grandfather “G-Pop” to 15 great-grandchildren whom he adored. He will also be missed by June’s sons Ken, Rob and her granddaughter Claudia. Fred was an employee of the City of Windsor and enjoyed 22 years of retirement. He was an avid sports enthusiast, enjoyed golf and bowling but his favourite time was spent with family and attending their many activities. Fred was a long-time member of the Knights of Columbus Windsor Council 1453, the Windsor Goodfellows Association, Club 55, Windsor Umpires Association, Scarlett Nobles, Canterbury College volunteer and was the King of his TOPS Club. Fred was also a member of the Essex-Kent Scottish Pipe Band. A special thank you to the 6 North nursing staff of WRH Metropolitan Campus for their care and support. Donations can be made to the Windsor Downtown Mission or the Windsor Goodfellows. Visiting Thursday 2-5pm & 7-9pm with OSNL (Windsor) prayers at 4:30pm and Knights of Columbus prayers at 7:30pm. Funeral Service Friday at 11:30am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Internment at Heavenly Rest Cemetery to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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GRANT, Sandra June

Grant, SandraGRANT, Sandra June – Surrounded by her family at Bluewater Health, Sandra Grant died on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at the age of 77. Loving mother of Don “Joe” Knight (late Kim) and Christine Knight, Sarnia. Cherished grandmother of Jessica Knight. Dear sister of Sylvia Campbell, Sarnia. Also survived by many nieces & nephews. Predeceased by her parents Marjorie Mortimore & William Grey. Sandra’s passion was her family. She was a single mom who gave her all to her son & daughter. Sandra worked many years in retail with Hudson Bay and Milk Marc. A private cemetery remembrance service will be held at Lakeview Cemetery. A public Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. The family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. Walker, Dr. Ramirez, the nurses and staff of the 4th Floor at Bluewater Health for their compassion and support. Arrangements are entrusted to the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 519-344-3131. Sandra loved her cats so as an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to the Sarnia & District Humane Society,131 Exmouth St., Sarnia, N7T 5M3 or the Canadian Cancer Society, 714 Lite St., Pt. Edward, ON N7V 1A6. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

A tree will be planted in memory of Sandra Grant in the McKenzie & Blundy Memorial Forest. Dedication service Sunday, September 18th, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wawanosh Wetlands Conservation Area.

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WALKER: William of Wasaga Beach

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Walker (2)Passed away peacefully with family by his side, on Saturday February 6, 2016 at Sunset Manor, Collingwood, at the age of 89. Bill of Wasaga Beach, beloved husband of Florence. Loving father of John (Karen), Neil (Fausta), the late Jim (Jackie) and the late Danny (Colleen). Cherished grandfather of Tracy (Dean Ernst), Laurie Walker (Jessica), Kayla, Kyle and Sean Walker. Great-grandfather of Nyah and Brennan Ernst. Dear brother of the late Helen McKee, Bob Walker, the late Jack Walker, Jean Pillar, George Walker, Frank Walker and Kenny Walker. Bill will also be missed by his many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Wasaga Beach Chapel, 509 River Road West, Wasaga Beach on Friday February 12, 2016 from 11 to 1 p.m.. Memorial Service will follow in the Chapel at 1 p.m. Reception to follow. If desired, donations in memory of Bill, may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Greater Simcoe County or the Georgian Triangle Humane Society. For more information and to sign the Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com

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BREVARD, Gilberte (née Cornu), of Pointe-aux-Roches

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BREVARD, Gilberte

94 years, passed away at Tilbury Manor on Monday, February 8, 2016. Beloved wife of the late André Brévard.  Loving and devoted mother of André (late Ghislaine) Brévard, the late Luc Brévard, Corinne Brévard, Brigitte (Patrick) Selley, Claude Brévard, and Gilbert Brévard (Christine).  Proud mémé of Linda Brévard (Jason Bulley), Marc (Nicole) Brévard, Amie (René) Caron, Luc Jr. (Clarissa) Brévard, Chris (Christine) Cavanagh, Nicole and Christine Desjardins, Eric and Chantal Selley, Sophie, Celeste, Adelle Brévard, Hèléne Bellemore (Mike Tape), Denise (Yves) Gascon and Gisèle Bellemore (Mike) and 16 great grandchildren and one on the way.  Dear sister of the late Roland and Huberte Cornu, and survived by Norbert (Marcelle) Cornu in France.  Dear mother-in-law of Debbie (Don) Lozon, and Patricia Bowler.  Gilberte’s most cherished accomplishment was working on the family farm alongside her late husband Andre in the French community of Pointe-aux-Roches where she passed her strong work ethics to her children.  Her signature home cooked meals were enjoyed by her family and friends and she always had a sewing project on the go or a garden to tend to.  A special thank you to all the dedicated, caring and loving staff at Tilbury Manor for being Mom’s angels during her journey with Alzheimers.  Visitation at Paul Reaume Funeral Home, Comber from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, and at Visitation Church, Comber from 9:30-10:45 a.m. Thursday.  Parish prayers 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.  Funeral Mass Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.  Interment at Annunciation Cemetery, Stoney Point.  Memorial donations to Alzheimer Society or Tilbury Manor Residents Council Activity Fund appreciated.

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YAGRINES, Maria of Cobourg, Ontario

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Yagrines Maria sfYAGRINES, Maria – Peacefully at Streamway Villa, Cobourg, on Saturday, February 6, 2016 in her 90th year.  Beloved wife of the late John.  Loving mother of the late Milena (the late Brian) Kirwin, Sonja (Marjan) Mursic and Robert (Leanne) Yagrines.  Dear grandmother of Rory, Jaide, and Mateja.  Cherished great grandmother of Nika and Neja.  Visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at MacCoubrey Funeral Home (30 King St. E., Cobourg).  A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 1:30 p.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Cobourg.  Interment St. Michael’s Cemetery.  Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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PATCH, John Edgar Hayden “Jack” of Cobourg, Ontario

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Patch John for webPeacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Sunday February 7th, 2016 in his 94th year.  Husband of Helen Lawton and the late Orba Calcutt mother of Helen Lee (late Ron), Nancy Kerr (Brian) and Jacky Harvey (late Allan).  Granddaughters Barbara May, Joanne Taylor (Mark) and Susan Kellar (Rick). Grandsons Jeffrey Kerr and the late Greg Harvey. Great grandchildren Casey and Rachael May, Kyle and Ashley Taylor, Victoria, Jacob and Johnathan Kellar. Pre-deceased by his sister Violet Howkins. Step-father to Keren Bradford (Jim Maier), Kathy Thom (David). Step-grandfather to Scott Bradford (Shannon), Jeanette Bradford (John McQueen) and Adam Thom. Step-great grandfather to 7.  Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St., E., Cobourg on Thursday February 11th, from 1-2 pm., followed by a funeral service at 2 pm.  Interment in Bethesda North Cemetery, Harwood in the spring.  If desired donations may be made to the charity of your choice.  Condolence received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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CHAPUT; Donald, of Sarnia

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Peacefully after a long battle with cancer on Monday, February 8, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Hospice. DONALD CHAPUT, of Sarnia, was in his 68th year. He will be missed by his lifetime companion Brenda Cox and her son Doug Cox.   Donald was a loving son to the late Rosario and Beatrice Chaput and was a loved brother to Emelia “Amy” (the late Don) Norland, Flo (Stan) Laird, Norm (the late Sandra) Chaput, the late Stan (Judy) Chaput, Bernice (Don) MacKenzie, Betty (Tom) Quinton, Doreen Chaput, Gord Chaput, Shirley (the late Joe) Ward, and Rene (Cathy) Chaput. He will also be missed by four generations of nieces and nephews. A special thanks to his Guardian Angels, his nieces Kyna and Patti, and all the wonderful staff at Bluewater Health Palliative Care and St. Josephs Hospice. Donald will be buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Wyoming on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Donald Chaput TLC fund, and can be arranged by contacting the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia at (519) 882-0100.

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MATHONIA: Maria (Hecht) of RR 2 Zurich

Posted by on February 8, 2016

Mathonia, MariaPeacefully, surrounded by her family, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Monday, February 8, 2016, of RR 2 Zurich, in her 86th year.  Beloved wife of George Mathonia for 58 years.  Missed and remembered by her children: Ray and Karen Mathonia, and their children Derek (Michelle), Jeff (Stacie), Kristyn (Lucas), Tony (Kayla), Joe (Kaylie); Ralph and Peggy Mathonia, and their children Rob (Lindsay), and great-grandson Caiden, Mandy (Chris), Stacey (Matt), Dustin (Brittany), Brooke; Marianne and Dan McIver, and their son Nathan (Sheena); Ken Mathonia, and children Dylan and Mitchell; Bernie and Connie Mathonia, and their children Leah, Cole, Nicki (Jamie); Linda and Bill Boyington, and their children Miles (Haven) and Connor; Peter and Carolyn Mathonia, and their children Katie (Grant), Laura (Quinn); Carmen and Brendan Fernandes, and their children Lauren and Claire.  Dear sister of Anna Buhler, and Franz Hecht both of Germany.  Predeceased by her bother Robert Hecht.  She will be forever in our hearts as we remember her love for nature, gardening, baking, and her devotion to her community with the C.W.L. and Ladies Auxiliary of Bluewater Rest Home.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 49 Goshen Street N., Zurich on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM.  The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church, 22 Mary Street, Zurich on Thursday, February 11th at 11 AM with Father Matthew George presiding.  Interment St. Boniface Roman Catholic Cemetery, Zurich.

Donations to the Alzheimer Society or the South Huron Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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ZAZA: Freddie “Fred” of London

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ZazaZAZA, Freddie “Fred” – Peacefully, at home as per his wish, Freddie “Fred” Francis Zaza passed away at the age of 76 with his beloved wife Donna at his bedside on Sunday, February 7, 2016. Fred was born in Toronto, the eldest son of the late Frank and Yolanda Zaza. He is survived by his loving sons, Darrin (Young Mi) and Brian (Kelly) of Orlando, Florida, and granddaughters Angelina, Ava, Jamie Lynn, Sophia and Chloe. Also left to mourn are his sister Laura Edwards (Jeff) and his brother James Zaza (Carol). Predeceased by his sister Marlene Leggio. He is survived by step-children Steven Holler (Jane) and Sandra Kopf (Xavier) and step-grandchildren Amanda Litt (Jeff) and Andrew Holler. He will be missed by his sisters-in-law Helen Fell (Lorne) and Mary Hood, as well as several nieces and nephews. The mother of his children, Thea Reid, also survives. Fred was an avid amateur wood crafter and he loved using his imagination to make unique objects from “found” material. He was also known as “The Trainman” at craft shows. Cremation has taken place and as per his wishes there will be no funeral service. Family and friends are invited to share remembrances of Fred’s life on Saturday, February 13, 2016 between 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London. His family would like to thank the London Regional Cancer Centre and the many caregivers who made him comfortable in his home, especially those at St. Elizabeth Health Care and the V.O.N. Palliative Care team. As a memorial, a donation to the London Health Sciences Foundation – Multiple Myeloma Research Fund would be greatly appreciated by his family. For information and online condolences, please visit www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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