GREENHALGH, Kenneth A. of London

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GreenhalghGREENHALGH, Kenneth A. – Peacefully with family by his side at University Hospital, London, on Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 in his 91st year. Survived by his best friend and partner Irene Paszynska with whom he travelled extensively and saw the world together. Ken will be missed by Grazyna and Nippy Watson and their son Grant. He was predeceased by his first wife Phyllis. Ken will be remembered for his wonderful and witty sense of humour and his kind, loving and supportive personality. He was a top photographic sales person for the AGFA Corp., a fine photo finish for a man who always accomplished what he set out to achieve. He had a wide range of interests including nature photography and model trains. The funeral service will be conducted at the WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Monday, December 2nd, 2013 at 12:00 noon with visitation one hour prior. Private interment will take place in Brantford at a later date. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Kenneth are asked to consider the London Humane Society, Salthaven or the charity of your choice. Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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ROWCLIFFE, Mary Kathleen (Borland) of RR 1, Hensall

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ROWCLIFFE:  Peacefully, with her husband by her side, at Queensway Nursing Home, Hensall on Thursday, November 28, 2013, Mary Kathleen (Borland) Rowcliffe of McTaggart Line, RR 1 Hensall, age 93.  Beloved wife for 69 years of William “Bill” Lorne Rowcliffe.   Loved mother of Garry Rowcliffe of Exeter.  Loved grandmother of Chris and Jayne Rowcliffe of RR 1 Hensall.  Cherished great-grandmother of Sidney Rowcliffe and Mitchell Rowcliffe.  Dear sister and sister-in-law of Jack and Betty Borland of Exeter, Lillian Watters of Toronto and John Hodgins of Lucan.  Mary will be remembered by her many nieces, nephews and their families.  Predeceased by her daughter-in-law Patricia “Pat” (Rankin) Rowcliffe, parents Charles and Edna (Duncan) Borland, siblings Bert Borland, Laureen Gill, Alma Borland, Wilma Munn, Lyla Rudolph and June Hodgins.  Resting at the T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood on Sunday, December 1, 2013 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.   The Funeral Service will take place at Thames Road – Elimville United Church, 71209 Elimville Line, Exeter, on Monday, December 2, 2013 at 2 p.m. Mr. Bob Heywood Officiating.  Interment in McTaggart Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations to Alzheimer Society or Thames Road – Elimville United Church would be appreciated by the family.  Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

 

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Hereygers: M. Dennis, of Chatham, formerly Ridgetown

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Hereygers1 winceHEREYGERS: Martin “Dennis” – A resident of Chatham, and formerly of Ridgetown, Dennis Hereygers passed away peacefully at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham Campus on Thursday, November 28, 2013 at the age of 85. Born in Holland, Dennis was the son of the late John and Anna (Mathysen) Hereygers. Dear brother to Marie Roes (Clayton) of Leamington, Alphonse Hereygers (Joyce) of Chatham and Jean Brunschot (Fred) of Warwick. As per Dennis’ wishes, cremation has taken place with a private family graveside service to be held at Riverview Cemetery in Wallaceburg at a later date. Special thanks for the care and compassion shown by the Palliative Care Team and the staff of the I.C.U. at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance. Donations made in memory of Dennis to the Foundation of the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance – Palliative Care would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com, McKinlay Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, 519-351-2040.

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VOLLMER, Joan (nee Hopf)

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With broken hearts we announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother and grandmother Joan Ann Vollmer on November 28th 2013, at 76 years of age.

Loving wife for 57 years to John Vollmer.  Cherished & devoted mother of   Diane Vollmer-Doster (Dean), Stephen (Nori Pessotto), and Bradley (Darlene Rousseau).  Treasured grandmother of Courtney & Ashley Doster, Rachel & Lauren Vollmer and Bryan, Jenna, Alec, Elle & Bradley Vollmer.  Predeceased by her parents Gerald & Bernice Hopf.  Sister to Patricia Martin and Judith Hopf.  Sister in law of Margaret Gotchling, Lillian Morris, Frances & Ron Gemmel and predeceased by Sr. Muriel Vollmer, Kathleen & Bernie Irvin and Jim Morris.  Aunt to many nieces & nephews. Special friend of Xiomara Mora. Joan’s life centered on her family for which she will always be lovingly remembered and never forgotten. Her nature was truly loving and generous. Family gatherings, cooking, baking (notably her special birthday cakes and cookies), playing bridge with friends, reading (especially detective novels), attending the theatre and travel were Joan’s sources of great joy.  Joan was an active member of the Engineering Institute of Canada Ladies Auxiliary for 35 years and through this organization made many wonderful friends who enriched her life.  Over the years she volunteered for a number of organizations whose primary goals were helping and caring for others.  As well, she has been a generous patron to numerous charities.

If so desired memorial donations may be made to the Windsor & Essex County Alzheimer’s Association. Visiting Sunday 3-5 & 7-9 pm with prayers at 4:30 pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Monday, friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church, LaSalle, for Words of Remembrance at 10:45 am followed by Mass of Resurrection at 11 am. Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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ANTONOVYCH: Myroslava (nee Frolak) of London

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ANTONOVYCH, Myroslava (nee Frolak) – Passed away peacefully at her family home in London, Ontario, surrounded by family on Thursday, November 28, 2013 in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late Marko Antonovych. Loving mother of Ljuba Gerow (Bob), Myshka and Dmytro. Cherished Baba of Larissa and Damian Gerow and Marika Verheijen (Danny) and soon to be great-grandmother to Baby Verheijen. She will be fondly remembered by her extended family and friends around the world. During the last few years Myroslava enjoyed the opportunity to volunteer with UNO in Montreal. She has chosen to bequeath her body to the Department of Anatomy at the University of Western Ontario. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Myroslava are asked to consider the Ukrainian National Organization (UNO) in Montreal. WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL entrusted with arrangements, (519) 641-1793.

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EDWARDS: Norman Alexander of Roslin

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Edwards, Norman Alexander – (Edwards Cartage) passed away at his residence on Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 in his 86th year. Son of the late Frank and Charlotte Edwards. Beloved husband of 66 years to Marjorie Edwards (nee- Newell). Dear father of Brenda Edwards of Belleville, Laurie Bisante of Hartford Connecticut, Cathy (Tony) Top of Belleville, Frank of Roslin, Mary Lou (Gary Hoard)Edwards of Thomasburg and Norman Jr. (Carol) of Belleville. Predeceased by son Wayne Edwards and remembered by his wife Joanne. Dearly loved by 20 grandchildren and 24 great grandchildren.

Arrangements in the care of Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) Belleville.

In keeping with Norm’s wishes, there will be no visitation or service. Cremation has taken place. Norm was well known in the harness racing industry and was a popular trainer and driver at Quinte Exhibition Raceway.

If desired donations to Ontario Standard Bred Adoption Society or Princess Margaret Hospital Oncology Department would be appreciated. 

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DUNSTER: Dorothy of London

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Dunster, Dorothy (nee Lawson) of London   peacefully at Victoria Hospital, on Saturday, November 23, 2013 in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late Brian Dunster (March 2013)  to whom she was married for  54 years. Beloved sister of Carrie Mitchell (and family) Victoria B.C. Dorothy was born in North Lancashire, England and became a Nursing Sister at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary. In 1948, she came to Canada and joined the staff at Old South Victoria Hospital, London and later became a Head Nurse in Obstetrics there. Dorothy appreciated a good joke and was known for her infectious laugh. She enjoyed travelling extensively with Brian.  They frequented the Green Lantern Restaurant, London, where the staff and many patrons were good friends. Cremation and interment have taken place at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. A Celebration of Dorothy’s life will be held Sunday, December 1, 2013 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm at the A. Millard George Funeral Home Reception Centre (south east corner of parking lot) ,60 Ridout Street South, London, where a memorial tribute will be conducted at 2:00pm .  Donations to the Salvation Army, 371 King Street, London, ON N6B 1S4 appreciated.  On-line condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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WALKER, Sharlynn L (Falkins) of Woodstock

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WALKER, Sharlynn  – Surrounded by her loving family at Sakura House on Wednesday, November 27, 2013, Sharlynn Louise Walker (nee Falkins) of Woodstock in her 65th year.  Cherished wife of David Walker for 44 years. Beloved mother of Dave Walker Jr, (fiancée Crystal Rodgers) of Woodstock, and Susie Shapton (Shawn) of Woodstock.  Loving nana of Cole and Justin Walker and Natalie and Ben Shapton.  Dear daughter of Jack and the late Marjorie Falkins (2006) of Sault Ste. Marie.  Also lovingly remembered by her sister Cheryl McMillan (Tom) of Woodstock and brothers Jack Falkins of Woodstock and Jim Falkins (Jennifer) of Echo Bay; as well as several nieces and nephews.  Sharlynn will be missed by her Vuteq family.  Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Monday, December 2, 2-4 and 7-9 pm.  A Service of Remembrance will be held in the chapel on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 11:00 am. with Rev. Jane Van Patter officiating.   Interment in Oxford Memorial Park Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the VON Sakura House or Woodstock General Hospital would be appreciated. Smith-LeRoy  519-537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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VANMOURIK: Richard H. of St. Thomas, Ont.

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VanMourik WebsiteVANMOURIK - Richard H. of St. Thomas, Ont. passed away on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at the age of 52.  Survived by son Alex VanMourik of Tillsonburg, Zachary Smith of St. Thomas, sisters Anne VanMourik (Maurice Broadfoot) and Marilyn VanMourik all of Kingston area.  Visitation will be held at the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570) on Saturday, November 30, 2013 from 10:00am to 12:00pm.  Cremation to follow.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.

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Schepanow; Walter of Markdale at Fawcett Funeral Home, Flesherton

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Suddenly at his residence in his 65th year, of Markdale, ON. Partner of Allison Garrett, Step-Father of Rebecca(John Ridley) Musselman of Baden, Brother-in-law of Susan Garrett(Gilbert Amerdale) of Toronto. At Walter’s request, no service will be held. Donations to the OSPCA can be made online at www.fawcettfuneralhome.ca

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HARRIS, Ann of Brockville (formerly of Oxford Mills)

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Entered into rest at Sherwood Park Manor  on Wednesday November 27, 2013, Margaret Ann Harris of the Brockville (formerly of Oxford Mills) age 66 years. Beloved daughter of the late Charles and Dorothy (Wilcox) Harris, dear sister of Richard Harris (Shirley) of Brockville, loving aunt of Cheryl Keshvani (Nazir) of Ottawa and the late Lisa Harris. Ann will be fondly remembered by her great niece Nylah, as well as her cousins Bill Wylie (Jean) and Joan McQuay.

Family and friends may call at the Barclay Funeral Home, 137 Pearl Street East, Brockville on Saturday November 30th, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.   Interment will take place at Oxford Mills Anglican Cemetery in the Spring. In memory of Ann, donations to Sherwood Park Manor or the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Messages of condolence may be sent online at www.barclayfuneralhome.com

 

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Kerr; Joseph Paul of Flesherton at Fawcett Funeral Home

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Joe Kerr of Flesherton, resting at Fawcett Funeral Home, Flesherton

Joe Kerr of Flesherton, resting at Fawcett Funeral Home, Flesherton

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Suddenly at Grey Bruce Health Services, Markdale on November 24, 2013 of Flesherton in his 57th year. Beloved husband of Mary(nee Dittmann) . Loving father of Carrie(Zach Salzmann) of Ottawa and Mark of Bushell Park, SK. Dear brother of Judy(William) D’Souza of Tottenham, John(Janet) of Oakville and Jim(Linda) of Niagara. Survived many nieces, nephews and cousins. A memorial service was held from the Royal Canadian Legion, Flesherton on Saturday, November 30. Cremation has taken place at Flesherton Cemetery Crematorium. Memorial contributions to the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 333 or Centre Grey Health Services Foundation would be gratefully appreciated. Online condolences and donations at www.fawcettfuneralhome.ca

 

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Mehlfuhrer; Olive M (nee Williams) of Owen Sound, formerly of Hamiton at Fawcett Funeral Home

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At Grey Bruce Health Centre, Owen Sound, Olive Marguerite Mehlfuhrer  (nee Williams) passed away Thurs. Nov. 21 in her 92nd year. Survived by husband Theodor of Owen Sound, son Steven of Eugenia, daughter Linda and son-in-law Mark of Hamilton, brother Henry Williams and sister-in-law Polly Clifford of St. John N.B., and cousins Jane (Wilf) MacPhee and Eloise (Cal) Murray of Nova Scotia. Predeceased by brothers Clair and Ritchie Williams. Olive was a thoughtful and loving mother and wife known in the community for her kindness. She was born in Annapolis Royal, N.S. where she worked as a telephone operator before moving to Ontario and later settling in Owen Sound. She loved doing landscape oil paintings, travelling and particularly enjoyed knitting bonnets that she donated to local hospitals for newborn babies. Burial has already taken place at Shiloh Cemetery in Chatsworth in keeping with her Baha’i faith. The family will receive friends at Fawcett Funeral Home, Flesherton on Saturday, December 7 from 2:00pm until the time of service at 3:00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to South-East Grey Support Services in Flesherton (a wonderful organization that has so thoughtfully cared for Steven for the past 16 years) would be greatly appreciated. Online condolences and donations at www.fawcettfuneralhome.ca

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McIntyre; Lois Marjorie (nee Helmkay) at Fawcett Funeral Home, Flesherton

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Lois M McIntyre of Wasaga Beach. Entrusted to Fawcett Funeral Home, Flesherton.

McIntyre; Lois Marjorie(Nee Helmkay)

Surrounded by loved ones at Collingwood General and Marine Hospital on November 15, 2013 of Wasaga Beach in her 77th year. Beloved partner of Donald McIntyre. Loving mother of Wendy(Glen) Brown of Feversham, Patricia(Norm) Coe of Singhampton, Daniel(Lynnette) McIntyre of Creemore, Jacqueline(David) Sutherland of Stayner, William(Karen) McIntyre of Stayner, Bradley(Heather) McIntyre of Collingwood. Loved and remembered by 12 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Predeceased by sister Eleanor Hanley and brothers Earl, Gordon and Roy Helmkay. A celebration of Lois’s life will be held November 21, 2013 in Singhampton. Online condolences and donations at www.fawcettfuneralhome.ca

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CARROLL, Joseph of Hanover, formerly of Chesley

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Carroll, JosephBernard Joseph Carroll of Hanover, formerly of Chesley, passed away at Hanover Care Centre on Monday, November 25, 2013 in his 83rd year.

 

Cherished father of Glenn and Susan Carroll, both of Hanover, Marie Carroll of Walkerton, Ryan Carroll and Teresa Carroll, both of Gooderham. Loving grandfather of Joe Harvie, Charlene Carroll, Brandon Carroll and Jessie Carroll and great-grandfather to Dustin, Brayden and Dylan. Joe will be fondly remembered by his sister Bernice Zang of Newmarket. Predeceased by Etta Carroll and his parents, Augustive and Mary (Cameron) Carroll.

 

Visitation will be held at the Klages Mill, Chesley (11 – 1st Ave. N.) on Friday, November 29, 2013 from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2 p.m. Interment in Chesley Cemetery.

 

Memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

 

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley.

 

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COFELL: Candice of London

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CANDICE COFELLCofell: Candice, a resident of London, passed away suddenly on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at the age of 42. Born in Chatham, beloved daughter of Jack and Sharon (Wilkins) Cofell. Loving sister of Ashlie McIntosh (Duncan) of Ilderton, Angela Bertelson (Doug) of Guelph. Loving aunt of Olivia, Taitem, Holdyn, and Spencer. Sadly missed by her Aunts and Uncles Kathy Wills (John), Shirley Johnson (Robert), Neil Wilkins (Marigay) and Betsy March (Charlie). Also survived by many cousins and friends. The Cofell family will receive friends at the Badder & Robinson Funeral Home, 211 Elm St., Bothwell on Friday evening from 7-9pm. A Private Funeral Service will be held. Cremation to follow. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to Community Living,London or Threetobe (Stem Cell Reserach). Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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LASSALINE; ROBERT of Petrolia

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lassalineAt Bluewater Health, Sarnia on Tuesday, November 26, 2013.  BOB LASSALINE, 65 years, of Petrolia.   Bob will be missed by his beloved family; his wife of almost 40 years Shirley (nee McVicar), his daughters Sara and her husband Eduardo Saldana and Melissa Lassaline and her friend Nick Cornwall, and his grandson who was his pride and joy Isaiah Saldana.  Bob was the son of the late Frank and Clara Lassaline, and is survived by siblings Tom (Marg) Lassaline, Mary Anne (Wayne) Abell, Richard (Darlene) Lassaline, Paul (Debby) Lassaline, Helen (Lambert) Minten, and Gerry (Lisa) Lassaline.  He will also be missed by sister-in-law Marie (Alex) Szicsak and brother-in-law Carl (Heather) McVicar, and by many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.  A private interment of Bob’s cremated remains will be held at St. Matthew’s Cemetery in Alvinston.  A memorial open house celebrating Bob’s life will be held on Friday, November 29, 2013 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Oil Rig Restaurant, 415 Albany St., Petrolia.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to C.E.E. Hospital Foundation and can arranged by calling the Needham-Jay Funeral Home at (519) 882-0100.  Memories and condolences may be shared on-line www.needhamjay.com.

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SMITH: Harold H. of Sparta, Ont.

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Harold SmithSMITH, Harold Harding of Sparta, Ontario passed away peacefully on November 26, 2013 at the age of 88.  Loving husband of 57 years, to Anne (nee Walters).  Loving father of Michael Smith of Mississauga and Susan (Wayne MacEachran) Smith of Kitchener.  Survived by his sisters Margaret (Don) Helmer, Vera (Ray) Martin, and his sister-in-law Kathleen Smith.  Harold was predeceased by his parents, Harding and Vera Smith, his brother Dr. Don Smith, and brother-in-law Tom (Niola) Walters.  Harold was a life-long poultry-man and ran Erie View Poultry Farm & Hatchery at R. R. 1 Sparta.  He also enjoyed fishing. Visitation will be held at the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570) on Saturday, November 30, 2013 from 1:00 to 2:00pm,  with the memorial service in the chapel at 2:00pm.   In lieu of flowers, donations to the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.  Personal condolences to the family can be made at www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.

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SMITH: John A. of Chatham, formerly of Ridgetown and R.R. # 2 Muirkirk

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Smith, John A0002SMITH: John Alexander – A resident of Riverview Gardens in Chatham and formerly of Ridgetown and R.R. # 2 Muirkirk, John Smith passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at the age of 95 years. Born in Orford Township, son of the late David and Alexina (McWilliams) Smith. Beloved husband of the late Carolyn Jane (Gray) Smith (2005). Loving father of David Smith and his wife Andrea of Mississauga; Michael Smith and his wife Carol of Wyoming; Alexis Ziebula and her husband Ralf of Germany and Mark Smith and his wife Cathy of Dover Township. Proud grandfather of Michaela Smith, Jessica Ziebula, Jennifer Smith, Marc Ziebula, Ashley Smith and Nicholas Smith. Brother of Ruth Rankin of Chatham and the late Elizabeth Geddis, Marion McPhail and Isobel Gosnell. Also missed by many nieces, nephews, friends and extended family. John farmed for his entire life in Orford Township. He was a proud member of the Erie Street United Church and of the Ridgetown Optimist Club. Family will receive friends at the McKinlay Funeral Home, 76 Main St. E., Ridgetown on Friday, November 29, 2013 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at the Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 30, 2013 with Rev. Judith Fayter officiating. Donations made in memory of John to a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com, McKinlay Funeral Home, 76 Main Street East, Ridgetown, Ontario,(519)674-3141.

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CAMPBELL, Ruth Helene (nee Barnier)

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On November 26, 2013 at 83 years of age. Reunited with her loving husband George. Loving mother of David, Michael (Sue), Tim (Judy) and Greg (Lisa). Cherished Nana Ruthie to Shannon, Nathan, Richard, Geoffrey, Jessica, Adam, Meaghan, Tory, Jaime, Taylor, Alexandra, Samantha, Christopher and 7 great-grandchildren. Survived by siblings Colleen, Patsy, Ron, Laurie, Joanne and Buz. Sister-in-law to Jean and Nick. Also survived by several nieces, nephews and a large extended family. Ruth will be remembered by her willingness to love and care for anyone who knew her. If you so desire, donations to the Alzheimers Society would be appreciated. Visitation Thursday from 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service Friday 12 noon 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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CRACKNELL: LESLIE of Paisley

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At L.H.S.C. University Hospital, surrrounded by his family, on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 of Paisley in his 89th year.  Beloved husband of Ann Cracknell. Dear father of Richard and Debbie Cracknell of London. Dear grandfather of Warren and Brett.

A private family service will be held at Grace Anglican Church, Ilderton.  Spring interment StarkvaleCemetery, Paisley.

Donations to the Primates World Relief and Development Fund would be appreciated by the family.  Haskett Funeral Home, Lucan (519-227-4211) entrusted with arrangements.  Condolences may be forwarded through www.haskettfh.com.

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van DAM, Timothy of London and formerly of Exeter and Glencoe ON

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TimvdOn Sunday, November 24, 2013, Timothy Michael van Dam of London and formerly of Exeter and Glencoe in his 42nd year.  Survived by his father Simon of Wardsville and mother Linda of Grand Bend, and brother Jamie of BC. Well loved by his many uncles, aunts, cousins and friends.  Funeral service will be held at Van Heck Funeral Home 172 Symes St., Glencoe on Friday evening at 8:00p.m. with visitation one hour prior.(visitation 7-8 p.m.)  Memorial donations may be made to Children’s Health Foundation or Regional Mental Health Care-St. Joseph’s. www.vanheckfuneralhome.ca

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JOBIN: Marcel R. of L’Orignal

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jobin marcelJobin – Mr. Marcel from L’Orignal passed away on Monday, November 25, 2013 at the age of 80. He was the beloved husband of Claudette Piché Jobin; the son of the late Joseph Jobin and of the late Noëlla Bélanger; the beloved father of Joanne (John Gambioli) and Richard (Suzanne); the adored grandfather of Marc, Luke and Anna; the dear brother of Rita, Yvan, Monique, Claudette (Serge Lacasse), Réjean and Lise. He is survived by a sister-in-law Vivienne also by many cousins, nephews, nieces and friends.

Friends may call at Family Berthiaume Funeral Home. 416, McGill Street, Hawkesbury, Ontario (877) 632-8511 Friday, November 29, 2013 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 10 p.m. A funeral service will be held at the St-Jean-Baptiste Church in L’Orignal on Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 11 a.m.

For those who wish, donations to the Bruyere Continuing Care (Palliative department), 43, Bruyère Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 5C8 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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PHOENIX: Lynn Marie (Davis) of London

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PHOENIX, Lynn Marie (Davis)

January 7, 1959 – November 25, 2013

Lynn passed away suddenly on November 25th with her family by her side at University Hospital in London, Ontario. Lynn was a giving and loving person in her life and extended this in death by donating her organs. Lynn will be greatly missed by her children Brandon (Petra) and Faith (Brian). Parents Marian and Bruce Frieday of Dorset, Ontario. Siblings Richard (Gayle) Davis, Cynthia Davis, Patricia (Rob) Farnham, David (Janice) Frieday, Susan (Paul) Hilker, Patricia (Roger) Duval and Janet (Rob) Crowther. Nieces and nephews: Kelly and Kaitlyn Davis, Samantha Farnham, Jed and Levon Frieday, Shannon, Christopher and Trevor Hilker, Celine and Nicole Duval. Lynn was predeceased by her son, Dustin, her father Cyril R. Davis, and various Aunts and Uncles. Lynn will also be missed by her Bellamere Family. Visitation will take place at Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, Ontario, between the hours of 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Monday, December 2, 2013.  A celebration of Lynn’s life will follow at Bellamere Winery, 1260 Gainsborough Road, London Ontario. While Lynn’s time with us has come to an end, her dreams and beautiful spirit will live on forever cherished in the memories of all who had the chance to know her. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Lynn are asked to consider the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com 

“Goodbye may seem forever. Farewell is like the end, but in my heart is the memory and there you will always be.” – Walt Disney

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LOFT: CLARKE HASKETT of RR 3 Ilderton

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Loft Clarke webPeacefully, at LHSC-University Hospital, London, with his family at his side, on Tuesday, November 26, 2013, of RR 3 Ilderton, age 89 years.  Beloved husband of Doris (Olde) Loft for 58 years.  Cherished father of Karen and Gerald Zavitz of Komoka, and Ann and Todd Charlton of Denfield. Proud grandfather of Scott and Cori Charlton.  Dear brother of Ruth Loft of London and Mary and Dan Eadie of Ayr.  Predeceased by his sister Una Loft (2010).  Clarke farmed near Ilderton his entire life and drove a school bus for Murphy Bus Lines for 29 years and enjoyed the kids everyday.  Clarke loved singing, hockey and his family and friends.  The family would like to thank the Internal Medicine and Cardiac Care Staff from University Hospital for their compassion and care.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Friday, November 29th at 11 AM with Rev. Barbara Clark officiating.  Interment Littlewood Cemetery, Middlesex Centre.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Ilderton United Church or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.  Condolences may be forwarded through www.haskettfh.com.

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