Blokker, Mary of Leamington, Ontario

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86 years, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday September 9, 2015 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of George for 62 years. Loving mother of John, Agatha Hill (Ian), Robert (Karen), Annette Symonds (Terry), Peter (Laurie), Ron (Karen), Irene Impens (Tim), Mary-Ann Dierckens (Mike). Dear Oma to nineteen grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Mary is survived by two sisters and one brother in the Netherlands as well as many nieces and nephews both here and the Netherlands. Mary was an active member of St. Michael’s Church Catholic Womens League and also sang in the church choir for many years. She loved to knit and donated baby caps and booties to the O.B. Unit at Leamington Hospital. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Sunday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street Leamington on Monday September 14, 2014 at 10 a.m. Interment Erie Memorial Gardens Leamington. C.W.L. Prayers Sunday at 3 p.m. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Leamington Hospital Foundation (Hospice). Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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Vanderbeke, George Louis Achiel of Cottam, Ontario

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86 years, passed away peacefully on Wednesday September 9, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Marie Claire (April 7, 2015) for 57 years. Dear father of Joan Espeut (Richard), Keith Vanderbeke (Diane) and Marie Hall (Lyle). Loving grandfather of Rachel, Lisa, Jodi, Nicole, Vicki, Wayne, Gary and great grandfather of 3 great grandchildren. Dear brother of the late Elizabeth Cote (Charles Maurice), the late Alice Degroote (Arthur). Several nieces and nephews also survive. George was a local Heinz Tomato Grower and a Bicks Cucumber Grower. He was a retired director with the Ontario Burley Tobacco Growers Association, retired councillor for Gosfield North Township, retired chairman with Essex County Landfill Site 2, retired committee man with Essex Region Conservation Authority and a retired commissioner with the Gosfield North Communications Co.Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Friday 7-9 p.m. and on Saturday September 12, 2015 at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk Street Leamington from 10 a.m. until the Mass of the Resurrection at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to Ontario Kidney Foundation or Heart & Stroke Foundation. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.

 

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LAJEUNESSE, Lily (nee Dupuis)

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Passed away peacefully on September 11, 2015 at the Village of Aspen Lake at 101 years of age. Reunited with her husband Louis “Pete” Lajeunesse (2005), and her children Jeanne Monforton (1993), Janet Lajeunesse (1984), Agnes Claire Monforton (2006) and Paul Lajeunesse (2005), her parents Agnes and Jules Dupuis, and son-in-law Gerard “Gig” Monforton (2006). Survived by son-in-law Rick Monforton and daughter-in-law Linda Lajeunesse. Cherished Mim to Anne Marie Monforton (Mike Smith), Gerald Monforton, Monique Prieur (Greg), Paul Monforton, Michelle Everest (Paul), Jeff Monforton, Justin Lajeunesse, Vanessa Lajeunesse (Justin Paquette) and Great-Mim to Natalie, Erin, Ryan, Matthew, Bridget, Phoebe, Sarah, Jace and Trey. Also loved by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Lily was a beautiful painter and dedicated to her family and her church. In lieu of flowers, donations to Canadian Cancer Society or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated. Visitation Sunday September 13, 2015 from 3-5 p.m. Prayers 4:30 p.m. at Families First 2130 Front Rd. LaSalle, 519-969-5841. On Monday September 14, 2015, family and friends are invited to meet at Sacred Heart Church, 219 Sacred Heart Drive, LaSalle after 9 a.m. followed by funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Robinson, Wayne of Wallaceburg, Ontario

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Mr. Wayne Robinson, a resident of Wallaceburg, passed away on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Public General Campus, Chatham, at the age of 61 years.
Friends will be received at the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg, on Sunday, September 13, 2015 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.
At Wayne’s request, cremation will follow.
As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Charity of Your Choice may be left at the funeral home.
As a living memorial, a tree will be planted in Nicholls Memorial Forest in memory of Wayne Robinson.

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KLONOWSKI: FRANK

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KLONOWSKI:  Frank  – Peacefully at his home, in Beaverton, on September 10, 2015 at the age of 65.  Loving husband of Margaret (nee Day).   Cherished father of  Frank Jr. (Amy), Kiley (Debbie), Jabber (Yvonka) and proud  grandpa of  Michael & Nikki, Robert, Brady &Emily, Frankie & Forrest.  Loving brother of Wanda Assinck (Harry) and Kazimier (Nancy).  He will be missed by all.  Special thank you to Dr. Laudanski for his excellent care and the many home visits; the nursing staff of Care Partners and most especially to Arlene Spicer, the most loving and caring friend, you are my rock, my family.  Family will receive friends at the Mangan Funeral Home,332 Osborne St. Beaverton,  on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 from 11 a.m. until time of funeral service at 1 p.m.  Interment Stone Church Cemetery, Beaverton.  If so desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.  Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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HARVEY: Alister McIntyre of Belleville

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Harvey, Alister – peacefully at the Belmont Long Term Care on Thursday, September 10, 2015 in his 82nd year. Beloved husband of Heather Harvey of Belleville. Loving father of Robin (Cindy) Harvey of Belleville and Brian (Lisa) Harvey of Grande Prairie, AB. Proud grandfather of Shawn (Sarah) Harvey of Kingston and great grandfather of Jade Elizabeth. Al is predeceased by his parents, John and Margaret Harvey and by his brother Ian Harvey.

A Memorial Service will be held at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) on Monday, September 14th, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. with visitation from 1:00 until the time of service. Inurnment to follow at Elmwood Cemetery.

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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BELL: Mrs. Lois Madeline (nee Kilmer) of Forest, Ontario

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IMG_20130308_161611_1Peacefully with her family by her side, at North Lambton Lodge, Forest, on Thursday, September 10, 2015, at the age of 83 years. Beloved wife of the late Donald. Dear mother of Brenda (Lyle) McLean-Burnard, Jim Bell (Marta), Karen Emery (Kevin), and Julianne Rogers (Warren). Predeceased by her son in law Ken McLean. Lovingly missed by her several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  Visitation will take place at DENNINGS OF FOREST, 9 James Street South, Forest, on Sunday, September 13, 2015, from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. A Funeral Service will take place in the chapel at 3:00 pm. Private interment to follow.  In lieu of flowers, for those who wish, memorial donations to North Lambton Lodge Auxiliary or the charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.denning.ca

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VEENS:Bartholomeus “Bert” of Watford

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Bert passed away peacefully on September 9th, 2015 in his 87th year. Predeceased by his beloved wife Hendrika (2005), his granddaughter Teresa (1980) and his sisters Dina and Ada in Holland. Cherished father of Hank (Mary) Veens, Anne (Bill) Trenouth, Ina (Dan) Harrigan, Bill (Carrie) Veens, Geraldine (Rick) McLeod, Bert (Rita) Veens, Rick (Carol) Veens, Patty (Randy) Widdup, Ted (Tanya) Veens, John (Sandra) Veens and Mike (Melissa) Veens. Loved Grandpa, Pappa and Opa of 37 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Gerry (Irene) in Arkona and Jan, Theo, Annie and Henk in Holland.

Bert loved the outdoors. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and spent all his time outside with his dogs. He was often seen riding his bicycle and fishing in the pond.

Visitation will be held at Denning’s of Watford, 232 Warwick Street on Sunday, September 13th, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral mass will take place on Monday, September 14th, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Our Lady Help of Christians Church in Watford. Interment to follow at Our Lady Help of Christians Cemetery, Watford. Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation and Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denning.ca

 

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RAMSAY: Elizabeth Arleigh (Liz) of Roslin

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Ramsay, Elizabeth Arleigh (Liz) – entered into rest with her family at her side, on Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 in her 52nd year. Daughter of the late Ross and Arleigh Empey. Loving mother of Paige, Brooke, Nicholas and Nathan Ramsay. Dear sister of Darrell (Karen) Empey, Craig (Rosemary) Empey, Donna (Greg) Shaner, Phyllis Empey and Heather Bradshaw. Liz will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews and close friends Karen and Darlene.

Arrangements in the care of Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273). Visitation will be held on Monday from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. A memorial service will follow in the chapel on Monday, September 14th, 2015 at 11 a.m. Inurnment at Belleville Cemetery.

If desired, memorial donations to the Kingston Regional Cancer Clinic would be appreciated.

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ANGER; Allan, of Petrolia, and formerly of Sarnia and Hamilton

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Anger; AllanAllan Henry Anger, 96 years of age, from Petrolia and formerly of Sarnia and Hamilton, passed away at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia, Ontario on Wednesday, September 9, 2015. Dearly loved father of David Anger (Linda) of Sarnia, and Janis Barclay (Morven), Joan Wilton (Bill), and Lori Anger (Bruce Bailey), all of Petrolia. Cherished grandfather of Lisa Deighton (Wade), Mike Barclay, Scott Wilton (Angela), the late Shelley Wilton (1997), Craig Anger (Brooke Vandevelde), Kelly DeBoer (Jeremy), Jason Porlier (Lindsey), and Cameron Porlier. Loved great-grandfather of Kirya, Allisa, Brianna, Brooklynn, Julia, Carter, Bryce, Lucas, Christopher, and Caleb. Allan was predeceased by his loving wife Lorraine (2003), parents William (1953) and Amy (1944) Anger, and his brothers, William (1999), Harvey (2012), Lloyd (2015), and Russell (2015). He is survived by his sister-in-law Stella Anger. Allan was born in Humboldt, Saskatchewan and moved east with his family to live in Hamilton, Ontario. He was a veteran of WWII, having served with the 48th Highlanders of Canada. He worked for Canadian General Electric in sales and retired after 44 years of service. Allan had a strong faith in God and enjoyed many church activities including being a Sunday School teacher, serving on the Board of Stewards, and being an Akela in the scouting movement. He was currently a member of St. Paul’s United Church, Petrolia, a member of Liberty Lodge #419, and a life member of the Scottish Rite Lodge of Perfection. A special thank you to Dr. Mather and all the staff at Lambton Meadowview Villa for the kind and respectful care Allan received. Liberty Lodge #419 will conduct a memorial service and a private family service will be held at a later date. Interment will be in Resurrection Cemetery, Sarnia. Sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations, by cheque, to St. Paul’s United Church, Petrolia, Lambton Meadowview Villa Auxiliary, or a charity of your choice, and can be arranged by calling the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia (519) 882-0100. Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.needhamjay.com.

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TRÉPANIER: Juliette of Hawkesbury

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trépanier julietteMrs. Juliette Trépanier from Hawkesbury passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at the age of 94. She was the beloved wife of Roger Trépanier; the daughter of the late Gustave Trudel and of the late Josephine Lacoursière. She was predeceased by many brothers and sisters. She also leaves one sister-in-law, Lorraine Trépanier and many nephews, nieces and friends.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Berthiaume Family Funeral Home, 416, McGill Street, Hawkesbury, Ontario (877) 632-8511. Interment will be held at St-Stanislas de Champlain cemetery, Québec.

For those who wish, donations to the Doctors without Borders, 402-720 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, Ont, M5S 2T9 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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NEWNHAM: Dennis Edgar – Of Bobcaygeon

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Passed away at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Monday September 7, 2015. Dennis Newnham of Bobcaygeon in his 92nd year. Beloved husband of Noreen Newnham (Spring) of Bobcaygeon. Dear father of Claire Newnham of Apsley, Marie Newnham (Evan Rosamond) of Kitchener and Bob Newnham (Lourgie) of Lindsay. Grandad is remembered by Emily and Maddy Rosamond. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his grandson Joel Newnham, sister Margaret Crisp (John) and brother Lawrence (Grace). A memorial gathering will be held at the Retirement Suites of Kawartha Lakes, 60 West St., Bobcaygeon, on Sunday September 27, 2015 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Memorial donations may be made to Community Care, Bobcaygeon or the Ross Memorial Hospital as expressions of sympathy. Friends may send condolences or make donations by contacting THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, MONK CHAPEL at www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by calling 705-738-3222.

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VAN ESBROECK: Jaclyn of Pembroke, and formerly of Exeter

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Van Esbroeck, Jaclyn-W150Following a courageous battle with cancer, on Tuesday, September 8, 2015, at the Pembroke Regional Hospital, with her loving family by her side, in her 35th year.  Beloved wife of Dr. Aaron Simon of Pembroke.  Loved and cherished mother to Annabelle and Emmett Simon.  Loved daughter of Ed and Marianne (Luyten) Van Esbroeck of Exeter.  Dear sister of Jeremy (Catherine), Chris (Marnie), Michelle (Jeremy) Thomson, and Justine (Steve).  Jaclyn will be sadly missed by all her aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, in-laws, and many friends.  Also survived by her grandfather John Luyten.

Friends are invited to share their memories of Jaclyn with her family during visitation at the Murphy Funeral Home, Pembroke, and also at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 PM.  The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Precious Blood Church, 200 Sanders Street West, Exeter on Monday, September 14th at 11:30 AM with Father Len Desjardins presiding.  Cremation with interment Exeter Cemetery.

In memory of Jaclyn, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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DOUGALL: Harry F. of Exeter

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Dougall, Harry main pic-W150Surrounded by family in Exeter, on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, at 91 years of age.  Cherished and loved by his wife Marian (Rundle), and father of Ron and Judy, Barb and Dennis Rau, Lynda and Reiny Freiter, and Roger and Janis all of South Huron.  Grandfather of Josh and Stephanie, Rhonda and Jared, Shane and Amber; Chris and Richard, Kim and Rob, Karen and Jeff; Ryan and Diane, Andy and Rhonda; Jamie, Cam and Jackie.  Great-grandfather of 10.  Brother and brother-in-law of Andy and Marion, and Fern Dougall, Jack Coates; Elwood and Shirley Truemner, Blanche Rundle, and Alan and Marlene Rundle.  Predeceased by Dennis Passmore, Margaret Truemner, Hugh Rundle, Margaret Coates, William Dougall.  His quiet good humour will be long remembered.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, September 12th at 11 AM with Rev. Harry Disher officiating.  Interment Exeter Cemetery.

Donations to the Alzheimer Society or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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Darker, Earl George

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Darker, Earl George
Of Beaverton Ontario, died peacefully in his sleep on Friday September 4, 2015. He is survived by his Wife Helen, his Children, Ivan (Melanie), Kelly (Jeremy) and Robyn (Sean). Grandchildren, Keirstin, Nolan, Cory, Aiden, Joel, Mila, Coen and Shaylynn. As well as many loving nieces and nephews. Sadly missed by his brother John and sister Mary Lou (Ken). Earl’s entire working career was spent happily at The York Region Planning Department. An avid and skilled woodworker, Earl also contributed to the Scouting movement.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday September 12 at Mount Albert Legion, 31 Princess St., Mount Albert at 2pm. Reception to follow.

In lieu of flowers please donate to The Diabetes Foundation www.diabetes.ca or any LGBT organisation

“The most worth-while thing is to try to put happiness into the lives of others.”
Robert Baden-Powell

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COLTON; Howard James of Flesherton in his 81st year. Resting at Fawcett Funeral Home

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Peacefully at Residential Hospice Grey Bruce in Owen Sound on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 formerly of Flesherton in his 81st year. Loving father of Stephen(Crystal) of Brampton, Frank(Cathy) of Flesherton and John(Penny) of Markdale. Loved and remembered by grandchildren Michael(Glenda Wiffen), Sheri(Dan) Horton, Richard (Lindey), Jeffrey(Becky), Alyson, Jennifer and great grandchildren Madison, Mason, Fredrick and Kylie. Dear brother of Arthur(Madeline), Marvin(the late Lorraine), Cliff, Clare(Mary Lou), Wayne(Millie). Brother in law to Audrey Colton, Sue Bain and Don Lloyd. Missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by wife of 44 years Ruth, parents Art and Annie Colton and brothers George(Margaret) Harrison and Bruce Colton. Howard started Colton’s Garage in 1974 . He was a trained Chrysler mechanic and worked for Woodbridge Motors before coming to Flesherton. Anyone who knew him knew him for his honesty, kind heart, and his wealth of knowledge around cars. The family will receive friends at the Fawcett Funeral Home, Flesherton on Saturday, September 12 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Funeral Service from the funeral home chapel on Sunday at 2pm. Interment Flesherton Cemetery. Memorial contributions to the Residential Hospice of Grey-Bruce would be gratefully appreciated. Online Condolences and donations at www.fawcettfuneralhome.ca

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HOLT, Louise (nee Babin)

Posted by on September 9, 2015

WEB_holt_louiseSuddenly, but peacefully on September 7, 2015 at the age of 78 with loving family by her side. Dear wife of the late James (2011). Devoted mother of Kevin Holt and girlfriend Kathy Fecteau, and the late Ian Holt (1979). Proud grandmother of Kayla Leigh Holt and fiancé Alex Johnson. Dear sister of Julie Sura, Pam Butnari, Walter Babin and sister-in-law of Jean Moroun. Louise was a proud member of the Windsor Orchid Society and retired from the Windsor Salt Company with many years of dedicated service. She was an active member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. Visiting Sunday from 7-9 p.m. Celebration of Life on Monday at 11:30 a.m. 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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WOOD, Edith Edna of Cobourg, Ontario

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Peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 at Northumberland Hills Hospital. Edith Edna Wood, beloved wife of the late William George Wood. Dear mother of Edward (Carol), Atlanta, Georgia. Dear grandmother of Tina (Don), Edward Jr. (Olga), Tricia (Chris), Atlanta, Georgia. Dear nana of Nadia, Dior, Griffin, Parker and Ansley , Atlanta, Georgia. Dear sister of the late Margaret Gibbs, Elsie Seaton and Mary Ravenscroft. Dear aunt of Sharon (Ralph), Judy (William) of California, Stephen, Christine, Danny, Brian of England and Wales, Gene (Cynthia) of Kitchener, Waterloo, Ontario, Beverley (Cyril) and Gordon (Carol) Ontario. Visitation will take place at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg on Friday, September 11 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm. A funeral service will be held at Fellowship Baptist Church on Saturday, September 12 at 11am with visiting at 10am. Interment at Cobourg Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Fellowship Baptist Church or Northumberland Hills Hospital. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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BUTLER: Rolla “Fern” of Arva

Posted by on September 9, 2015

ButlerLFPPeacefully, surrounded by her loving family at the farm on Tuesday, September 8, 2015, Fern Butler of Arva, in her 97th year. Beloved wife of the late Thomas Henry Butler (2008). Cherished mother of Bonita “Bonnie” Louise Carey (Richard Baxter Carey), of Mount Brydges, Janine Alicia Butler (Denis Bolohan), of Cookstown, and Victoria “Vickie” Charlene Day (James “Corey” Day), of London. Missed by treasured niece Sharon Riley, of London. Predeceased by sisters Verda Sinclair and Elda Riley. The funeral service will be conducted at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 3:00 p.m., with visitation starting at 1:00 p.m. Interment at St. John Cemetery, Arva. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario.

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JONES: Olive

Posted by on September 9, 2015

Peacefully at Fiddick’s Nursing Home on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, Olive Jones passed away at the age of 91. Beloved mother of Brenda (David) McKinlay, Sylvia (Dave) Moffitt, and Gwen (Ren) Klatt. Cherished grandmother of Anita, Leigh, Scott, Denise, Craig, Greg, and Heather. Treasured great-grandmother of 14 and great-great-grandmother of 2. At Olive’s request, cremation has taken place and a celebration of life will take place in Haliburton at a later date. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Alzheimer Society.

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NAHMABIN: Harrison Daniel

Posted by on September 9, 2015

Peacefully at his residence, on Sunday, September 6, 2015, Harrison Daniel Nahmabin passed away at the age of 74.  Survived by his children Daniel Nahmabin, Lillian Nahmabin and Emily Harding. Proud grandfather of Jesse, Wesley, Janelle, Shaylene, Naomi, Neesa, Sereena, the late Josiah, J.T., Benjamin, and Kaden. Cherished great-grandfather of Jaylene, Jillian, Dakota, Alexis, Wesley Jr., Abigail, and Isabella.  Dear brother of Morris. Predeceased by his parents Rawlison and Lillian and by his siblings Ernie, Betty, and Victor. Harrison will be missed by all of those who knew and loved him. Harrison enjoyed the art of photography and spending time with his friends and family, always making them feel loved and special. Always a sharp dressed, classy man, everyone could feel Harrison’s lively presence when he entered a room.  Cremation has taken place. Family and friends will be received on Friday, September 11, 2015, at St. Clair United Church, 984 Tashmoo Ave., Sarnia, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. at the Maawn Doosh Gumig Community Centre, 1972 Virgil Ave., Sarnia.  Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Clair Child & Youth Services (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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BRESSETTE: Lea Rachel

Posted by on September 9, 2015

It is with broken hearts that the family of Lea Rachel Bressette announce her passing at home on Saturday, September 5, 2015 at the age of 51.   Beloved wife of the late Richard Kelly Bressette. Loved daughter of the late Evelyn Plain-Vallier, Gilbert Proulx, the late Ruby Plain, the late Fred Plain and special dad Bob Randall. Loving mother of Juanita Plain (Dan), Geezhig Bressette (Amber) and Matthew Plain. Cherished grandmother of Keewadin, Richard, Myeengun and god-mother of Andrew Plain and Jolene Joseph (Eskimo Pie). Dear sister of Lori Nahdee (Emil), Chris Vallier (Joan), Douglas Plain, Denise Waukey, and Peachie Proulx. Lovingly remembered by her extended siblings; Hazel, Fenton (Wimpy), Jackie, Mike, Tim, Steve, Fred and Lamar, special friends; Lisa Williams, Angel, Tonya, Kim, Muriel (Toddy), Jim, and Pat.  Special aunt of Abbie “Gabby” Nahdee, Jeffrey Plain and Dalton Bressette. Lea is also survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and cousins. Family and friends will be received on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 from 2:00 to 9:00 at The Maawn Doosh Gumig Community Centre, 1972 Virgil Ave., Sarnia. A funeral service will be held to celebrate Lea’s life on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at The Maawn Doosh Gumig Community Centre, with the interment to follow in the Aamjiwnaang First Nation Reserve Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to The Heart and Stroke Foundation. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.smithfuneralhome.ca

 

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MITCHELL: William Charles of Petrolia

Posted by on September 9, 2015

MITCHELL, William Charles – Age 69, a resident of St. Francis Advocate (The Farm), passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved son of Wilford and Betty (St. John) Mitchell of Brigden. Dear brother of Linda (Bill) Reid of Reeces Corners, Rosemary (Doug) George of Sarnia, Bob (Susan) Mitchell of Brigden, Larry (Bobbi) Mitchell of Brigden, Cheryl Sullivan (Wes) of Wyoming. Dearly missed by several nieces and nephews as well as aunts, uncles and the family of St. Francis Advocate (The Farm).
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Friday, September 11, 2015 from 12:00pm to 1:45pm.
Funeral service will be conducted on Friday, September 11, 2015 at 2:00pm from the funeral home. Pastor Tim Brown will be officiating and interment will follow at Oil Springs Cemetery.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Francis Advocate (The Farm).
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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JENKINS, Victoria Irene (nee Martinuick)

Posted by on September 9, 2015

WEB_Jenkins_VictoriaPeacefully on September 7, 2015 at Country Village the Willows at 84 years of age. Former wife of the late Roy Jenkins. Loving mother of Donna and husband Richard Brown and Ronald Jenkins. Treasured Boosh of Matthew (Nicole), Colin, T.J. and Nicole. Predeceased by her sisters Anna, Mary, Olga (Louise), Jean and Helen and by her brothers Nicholas, Michael and John. She will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins. If you so desire, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. 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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BANCROFT: David, of Barrie

Posted by on September 9, 2015

Passed away peacefully at his residence in Barrie on Monday, September 7, 2015, in his 91st year. Beloved husband of the late Pauline. Loving father of Cyndie and her husband Steve, and Doug and his wife Diane. Cherished grandfather of Tyler, Zac, Chelsea and Chynna. Also missed by his many nieces and nephews. A private family interment has taken place. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Outreach Services of McCormick Home.

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