Bentley, Nancy Hope

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Passed away at BentleyRoyal Oak Long Term Care, Kingsville on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at the age of 91 years. Beloved wife of 65 years and best friend of the late Bob Bentley (2012). Loving mother of Constance Popa and husband Gerald of Leamington, Judy Skam of Sarnia and her late husband Bryan and Christine Hanley of Oakville, Ontario. Nancy was the last surviving child of her family of 9 siblings. She loved her 8 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren and always looked forward to big family gatherings. She worked part time for many years in customer service at Sears. At Nancy’s request there will be no visitation or funeral service. Arrangements have been entrusted to WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME. As your expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Salvation Army of Canada. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with family at www.windsorchapel.com

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CORAL, Mario

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CoralCORAL, Mario
Mario was born in Pasiano (Pordenone) Italy on February 16, 1931. He went home to be with the Lord, on April 1, 2015 with his loving family by his side at Village at St. Clair. Loving husband of Denise (Gerolami). Beloved father of Claudio (Sue), Mireille (Paul Chislett), Dario, Christine, and Monique. Dear Nonno of Anthony, Mackenzie (2003), and Aidan Coral. Brother of Onelia (Antonio) Antonel. Predeceased by his father Pio Attilio Coral (1969), his mother Luigia (Marson) Coral (1979), brothers Romeo (1945), Erminio (Maria) (1997), Bruno (Clara) (2011), and sisters Maria Marinato (Antonio) (2007), Bruna Bagatin (Enzo) (2014), Nella DeNardi (Giuseppe) (2013) and Gina Vendramini (Aurelio) (2009). Dear brother-in-law of Herve (Evyenia) Gerolami (2005), Louis (Lucie) Gerolami and Dino (Kathleen) Gerolami. After Mario came to Canada in 1954, he was a bricklayer and a partner of Rex Construction. He was a proud member of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local #6 for over 50 years. He will be sadly missed by nieces and nephews in Canada, Italy, Singapore, and Japan. Special thanks to the staff at Village at St. Clair Talbot Neighbourhood. Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Saturday, April 4, 2015 from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. and Sunday from 6-9 p.m. Prayers Saturday at 2:30 p.m. Family and friends are welcome to gather at Our Lady of the Atonement Church (2940 Forest Glade Dr.) on Monday, April 6, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. In kindness, donations may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Society of Our Lady of the Atonement Branch or to the Windsor Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com

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RENAUD, Karen Lee (nee Stewart)

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RenaudRENAUD, Karen Lee (nee Stewart)
Passed away peacefully at home on April 1, 2015 at the age of 62. Beloved wife of 41 years to Harvey. Loving mother of James Renaud and Christina Simich, and Demara Poupard and husband Brad. Dear daughter of Kathryn Stewart and the late James Stewart. Proud grandmother of Avery, Tristan, Lauren, Keaton, and Mateja. Sister of Kathy Adkins and late husband Ed, Debra Sabelhaus and husband Paul, Mary Love and husband Craig. Sister in-law of Ivan Renaud (late Cora), Donald Renaud (Lillian), Cecile Renaud, Madonna Arrone (late Rito), Dorothy Renaud (late Jerry), Bertha Bellemore (late Jean-Paul), Marie (Vern), Theresa Quimby (Mike), Madeleine Parry (Jim), and Andrea Lauzon (Andy). Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. until time of Funeral Service at 4:00 p.m. in the Chapel. Cremation to follow. In kindness, donations may be made to the Canadian Lung Association. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.windsorchapel.com.

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BRUNEAU: Daniel of L’Orignal

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bruneau danielMonsieur Daniel Bruneau de L’Orignal est décédé le mercredi 1 avril 2015 à l’âge de 50 ans. Il était le fils de feu Fernand Bruneau et de feu Muriel Bernier; le père bien-aimé de Maryeve (Scott Keohane) et Jean-François (Sabrina Duchesne); le cher frère de Sylvie (Serge Tessier) et Jean (Kim A’Vard); l’oncle adoré de Mathieu Tessier (Amanda Norwood) et Tehya Bruneau. Il laisse également plusieurs oncles, tantes, cousins, cousines, neveux, nièces et amis.

La direction des funérailles a été confiée au Salon Funéraire Familial Berthiaume, 416, rue McGill, Hawkesbury, Ontario (877) 632-8511. Les obsèques auront lieu en la Paroisse Saint-Pierre-Apôtre de Hawkesbury, Ontario, le jeudi 16 avril 2015 à 14 h. La famille sera présente à l’église à compter de 13 h 30 pour recevoir vos condoléances.

Pour ceux qui le désirent des dons à l’Association canadienne pour la santé men, 329, rue Pitt, Cornwall, Ontario, K6G 3R1 seraient appréciés.

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SOUCY: Rita of Hawkesbury

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soucy ritaMadame Rita Soucy de Hawkesbury est décédée le jeudi 2 avril 2015 à l’âge de 73 ans. Elle était la tendre épouse de feu Armand Soucy; la fille de feu Léon Pilon et de feu Cécile Montpetit; la mère bien-aimée de Sylvain (Annie Bissonnette) et Luc (Michelle Millette); la grand-mère adorée de Guillaume, Audrey-Anne, Mathieu et Sandrine; la chère soeur de Cécile (René Lalonde), Louise (feu Marcel Bezeau), Jacqueline (Victor Chénier), Nicole (Réal Denault) et Suzanne (feu Alain Boucher). Elle fut prédécédée par deux sœurs Denise et Pauline. Elle laisse également plusieurs beaux-frères, belles-soeurs, oncles, tantes, cousins, cousines, neveux, nièces et amis.

La direction des funérailles a été confiée au Salon Funéraire Familial Berthiaume, 416, rue McGill, Hawkesbury, Ontario (877) 632-8511. Les obsèques auront lieu en la Paroisse Saint-Pierre-Apôtre de Hawkesbury, Ontario, le mercredi 15 avril 2015 à 11 h. La famille sera présente à l’église à compter de 10 h 30 pour recevoir vos condoléances.

Pour ceux qui le désirent des dons à la Fondation des maladies du coeur de l’Ontario, 36, Deuxième rue est, Cornwall, Ontario, K6H 1Y3 seraient appréciés.

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VISSER: Hendrik “Hank”

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Hank Visser, 91, passed away peacefully at 10:10 p.m. Saturday night at St. Joseph’s Hospice of lung cancer. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Ada, his twin boys Andy and Joey (Sheila), 5 grandkids: Melissa, Tanya, Jeremy, Brad and Ross, their spouses, and 6 great-grandchildren.  Hank was a proud member of the Electricians Local 530 and a strong member of the Bethel Church.  Cremation has taken place.  A memorial service will be held at Bethel Pentecostal Church, 1565 London Line, Sarnia, on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 11:00am, with family and friends being received at the church one hour prior to service.The Visser family would like to give a special thanks to Dr. Maddison and the hospice staff for the love, dignity and care Hank received in his last days.  Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice (cheques only if donating at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.smithfuneralhome.ca  Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia.

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OLIVER: Robin Alexander of Beaverton, Ontario

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OLIVER: Robin Alexander – at Soldier’s Memorial Hospital, Orillia on Monday, April 6, 2015.  Robin Oliver of Beaverton was the beloved husband of the late Shirley (Muir) Oliver.  Dear father of Gary (Lisa) and grandfather of Cameron and Ashley of Beaverton.  Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Wednesday from 7 PM to 9 PM.  Funeral service will be held at Beacan Presbyterian Church, 413 Simcoe Street, Beaverton on Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 2 P.M. If so desired memorial donations in memory of Robin, to the Diabetic Association would be greatly appreciated by the family.  Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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SCHWARTZ: Harold William of Hanover, formerly of R.R. #1 Desboro

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H.SchwartzHarold William Schwartz of Hanover, formerly of R.R. #1 Desboro, passed away peacefully at McVean Lodge Residence, Hanover on Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015 at the age of 104 years.

Harold was born January 21, 1911 in Elderslie Twp., Bruce County and later resided on the family farm south of Desboro. The farm was purchased by Harold’s great grandfather, Jacob Schwartz in approximately 1870 and was sold to Harold’s dad, William Jr. in 1920. Harold purchased the farm in 1960 and ran the family farm until his retirement. In his spare time he enjoyed fur trapping, fishing, curling and horseshoes as well as loving to play a game of crokinole or cribbage. In the 1980’s he sold the family farm and retired in a nearby home built in 1876 by his great grandfather Jacob Schwartz.

Harold was predeceased by his parents, William and Minnie (Gobert) Schwartz, brother Wesley (Emma), sisters Velma (Warland) Krueger, Gladys Schwartz and Alice (Earl) Ermel. He will also be fondly remembered by his several nieces, nephews and their families.

Harold claimed his longevity in life was due to having an ounce of brandy and a teaspoon of peanut butter every night before bedtime.

Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Thursday, April 9, 2015 from 12 noon until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m., a reception will follow. Spring interment in Chesley Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Hanover Care Centre Resident Fund, Salvation Army or a charity of your choice.

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FARR: Kenneth John of Oil Springs

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FARR, Kenneth John – Passed away on Sunday, April 5, 2015 at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia at the age of 77. He left behind a loving family. Ken spent most of this life on the town line of Dawn and Enniskillen. He was an employee of Vulcan Containers as a Maintenance Foreman for over 45 years. Ken spent many hours in his garden and his love of gardening is still growing today in his family. He also spent many hours bulldozing, doing jobs for friends and family. Ken is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Audrey (nee Saunders). Sadly missed by his children Allen (Terrie), Kathy, Tracy (Starrett), Kim (John), Lisa (Glen), Brian (Jill) and daughter-in-law Debra (Greg). Cherished grandfather of Meagan, Troy, Kelly, Chad, Randi, Christina, Tara, Emily, Julie, Keith, Alicia, Kayla, Karlie, Ethan and Tavis. Great-grandfather of Craig, Isabella and Logan. Dear brother of Garry (Nora), Linda (Bill), Dorothy (the late Lyle), Judy (Bruce). Brother-in-law of Marilyn (the late Mike), Morris (the late Pat), the late Hughie (Shirley), Wayne (the late Sylvia), Elouise and Bob. Predeceased by his son Kevin (2010), first wife Marion (1968), parents Norman and Ruby, brothers Lenard, Allen and sister Maryann.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 from 7:00 to 9:00pm and on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 from 10:00am until the funeral service time at 11:00am. Interment will follow at Hillsdale Cemetery, Petrolia.
Thank-you to the homecare providers who visited, Dr. Maddison, staff of Palliative care and St. Joseph’s Hospice.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.
~ Ken’s love for life will continue to live and grow through his family ~

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LAW: Margaret “Peggy” age 89 of Dresden

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Crosby0000001A0000001bLAW: Margaret “Peggy” age 89 of Dresden passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015 at Heritage Court, Dresden. She was born in Dufferin County daughter of the late Dougal and Janet (Murray) Large. She is predeceased by her husband Harold Law in 1979. Peggy is survived by a son Gregg Law (Molly) of Lindsay, two daughters: Holly Dodd (Doug) of Guelph and Cindi Tyhurst (Bob) of Dresden; four grandchildren: Nicole (Brad), Nadeane (Marcus), Jodi, Jason (Steph), three great grandchildren: Harper, Chase and Grady. Predeceased is her brother Robert Richardson. Cremation at Resurrection Crematorium, Sarnia. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Interment of cremains in Dresden Cemetery. If desired, memorial contributions may be made by cheque to O.S.P.C.A. or the charity of your choice and left at the funeral home. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Thomas L. DeBurger Funeral Home, 620 Cross Street, Dresden. Online condolences and donations made be made on our website www.deburgerfuneralhome.com

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FitzPatrick; Lela of Wasaga Beach

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Surrounded by her loved ones, Lela passed away peacefully on Saturday April 4, 2015 at the Campbell House –Hospice Georgian Triangle in Collingwood. Beloved wife of Terry for 56 years. Loving mother of the late Kevin (Camille), Brian (Jill), Theresa and Amelda. Cherished grandmother of Gitane, William, Lela, Joey, Colin (Anna) and Jamie and to great grandchildren Samantha, Lily, Rosie, Amy and Jesse. Predeceased by her parents Albert and Elda Payne; and siblings Nyren Payne and Maude Collins. Lela will also be missed by the FitzPatrick clan, Payne/Knowles families as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She will be remembered for her kindness, generosity of spirit, ability to make all feel welcome and of course, her cheeky humour. Friends will be received at Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home, 509 River Road West, Wasaga Beach, on Thursday April 9, 2015 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday April 10, 2015 at 2 o’clock. Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Lela’s memory to the Wasaga Beach Ministerial Food Bank, Simcoe-Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre or Hospice Georgian Triangle would be appreciated by her family. For more information and to sign the online Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com.

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Monteith; Lewis Howard of Wasaga Beach, formerly Mono Township

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Died peacefully on Saturday April 4, 2015 at Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital, Orillia in his 75th year. Lewis of Wasaga Beach, formerly of Mono Township, was a beloved husband to Loa for 50 years. Loving father of Cheri and her husband Brian McMaster and Howard and his wife Francine. Cherished grandfather of Rachel and Aidan Monteith and Carter, Davis, Spencer and Cooper McMaster. Lewis is predeceased by his parents Dr. John Robert Monteith and Florence Adeline Thomas of Virden and brother John. He will also be missed by the Gunnlaugson family. Lew was trained as pilot, was sometimes a farmer and was always a fun loving character with a quick wit and dry sense of humour. He befriended many and mentored many more. He will be deeply missed by his family and his friends. Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Wasaga Beach Chapel on Tuesday April 7, 2015 from 12 noon for the Funeral Service in the Chapel at 1 o’clock. Reception to follow. Spring interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, remembrances to the Wasaga Beach Ministerial Food Bank or your local food bank would be appreciated by Lewis’ family. To sign the Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com

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Upfold, Roderick Clifford of Sarnia

Upfold-webUpfold, Roderick Clifford (1948-2015) lost his heroic battle with cancer at St. Joseph’s Hospice on April 2nd, 2015. Roderick was the beloved husband to Rose (nee MacKinnon) and the loving father to Derek (predeceased) and Melissa. He will be remembered by his brother Rick as well as his extended family in the Muskokas, Glanworth, Guelph and Toronto.

 

Roderick was a man of many talents. He worked for Lambton College for thirty years as a media technologist. He also found joy in his hobbies which included woodworking and photography. He was a marvelous and witty individual who was always quick with a joke or a helping hand.

 

Family will receive friends from 7-9 pm at the Parish Hall of Canon Davis Memorial Church at 380 Russell St. North (at Maxwell Street) for visitation on April 9th. The Funeral will be at the same location in the main church at 11:00 am on April 10th with a reception in the Parish Hall to follow. In lieu of flowers the family is asking that donations be made to St. Joseph’s Hospice and Canon Davis Memorial Church.

Arrangements entrusted to the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE.

Memories and condolences may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

 

“Death is but the next great adventure.”

 

 

 

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PALMER: Brian of London

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Passed away on Friday, April 3, 2015 at Trillium Health Centre, Mississauga, in his 58th year. Loving son to Jean Palmer and the late Dr. Bruce Palmer. Devoted father to Steve Palmer, Allison Palmer (Blake Metsch), Shannon Palmer (Fernando Almeida) and Melissa Palmer. Cherished grandfather to Breanna. Sadly missed by his siblings, Ellenore (Andrius) of California, Bill, Bob and Nancy all of London. Uncle to Julian, Michael and Elissa Baskys. The family has taken great comfort in knowing that, in honor of his wishes, his organs have been donated. Friends will be received by the family at A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Funeral service will be held at Westmount Presbyterian Church, 521 Village Green Avenue, London, on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 11 am. In memory of Brian, donations would be appreciated to Heart and Stroke Foundation, 150-633 Colborne St, London, ON N6B 2V3. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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CONNOLLY: Murray (Sod) Michael of Kippen

Posted by on April 5, 2015

Connolly-Murray-webAt his late residence in Kippen on Saturday, April 4, 2015, in his 57th year. Beloved husband of Alison (Blommaert) Connolly. Dear father of Amanda Connolly, Daniel Connolly and Braden Connolly, all of Kippen.  Brother of Maureen and Don Cole of Exeter, Pat and Stephanie Connolly of Oshawa, and Eileen and Dave Wise of Wasaga Beach. Predeceased by his parents Michael and Mary Connolly. Son-in-law of Sue Blommaert and the late Andrew Blommaert.  Murray was a passionate farmer in the Kippen area all of his life and was owner operator of Algoma Tire for 18 years.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street (one west of Main), Exeter on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM where a funeral service will be held on Wednesday, April 8th at 11AM with Father Frank Murphy presiding.  Interment St. James Catholic Cemetery, Seaforth.

Donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated the family. Condolences may be forwarded through www.haskettfh.com. Posted free at CanadaObits.ca

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Sova, Mary Jean, of Comber

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SOVA, Mary JeanPassed with peace and grace on Sunday, April 5, 2015 with her family at her side to join her loving husband Donald, precious infant son Edward Grant, son-in-law Norman, parents James and Lillian Wilkins, James and Louisa Sova, and sisters Eloise, Queenie and Annabelle in heaven. She is survived by her children Frank (Denise) of Brampton, Fred (Lilian) of Ottawa, Emerson (Mary) of Maidstone, Bonnie (Tom) of Comber and her sister Muriel (Doug) of Kitchener. She delighted in her grandchildren Donald (Christine) Tetzlaff, Christine (Richard) Sova, Richard Sova, Fred (Patricia) Sova, Sharon (Andrew) Marshall, David (Joanne) Sova, Daniel (Debbie) Sova, Randy (Yvette) Tetzlaff, Paul (Jennifer) Sova, Marc Sova and Jamie (Marcella) Tetzlaff and her great grandchildren Kyle Tetzlaff, Marick (Digger) Juillet, Alicia Sova, Robin Marshall, David Marshall, Monica Sova, Nicholas Lajoie, Nicholas Marshall, Katie Sova, Hailey Sova, Amy Sova, Lauren Sova, Daniella Durham, Kerina Sova, Bryna Tetzlaff, Keirsten Sova, Morgan Tetzlaff, Nicholas Durham, Jordan Tetzlaff, Jack Marshall and Alexis Tetzlaff. Each one has special memories of time with Grandma. She was Godmother to Judy MacDonald and David Gravit and so many others knew her as friend, neighbour, Aunt Mary Jean or “Grandma”. Mary Jean considered them all family. Mary Jean was born in Chicago 98 years ago, in 1917, and grew up in several Ontario communities where her father served as minister. Settling in Comber, she married Don and filled her life with raising their children and grandchildren, serving the church and community, and spent many of her days driving seniors to appointments or shopping and delivering meals to them. She will always be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother, whose greatest passion was helping others. Mary Jean was a lifelong member of the Comber Good Luck Rebekah Lodge #297. Visitation at Paul Reaume Funeral Home, 5657 Comber Side Road, Comber, from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Thursday. Funeral service at the Funeral Home on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at McDowell Cemetery, Comber. The family wishes to thank the wonderful staff at the Sunparlor Home for their care.  If you wish, donations may be made to Comber United Church, where she loved to sing in the choir, McDowell Cemetery, or the charity of your choice.

She taught us love and kindness and leaves us rich in memories.

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KAMSTRA, Grace (nee Vandenberg) of Burlington

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Grace KamstraPeacefully at Mt. Nemo Christian Nursing Home, with her family at her side, on Saturday, April 4, 2015, the Lord called to Himself Grace Kamstra at the age of 86 years. Beloved wife of Herman J. Kamstra for 63 years. Loved mother of Angie and Pete deBruin, Janet David, Jolanda and Jerry Jagt, Pete and Sheila Kamstra and Patti and Ken Post. Dear Grandma of 21 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. Loved sister of Jo Schotsman in the Netherlands and dear sister-in-law of Rosalie Kamstra, Annie Aikema, Weike Kamstra, and Teddy and John Hordyk. Grace was a volunteer with the Red Cross “Meals on Wheels” program for over 25 years. Friends may visit with the family at EBENEZER CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 607 Dynes Rd., Burlington on Tuesday evening from 6-9 p.m. where the Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 10:30 a.m., Rev. Dr. G. Nederveen officiating. Interment to follow at Burlington Memorial Gardens. Special thanks to the wonderful caring staff at Mt. Nemo. If so desired, donations to Mt. Nemo Christian Nursing Home would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the Tribute Wall at kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

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TILKER: Jean, formerly of Hanover

Posted by on April 5, 2015

TILKERweb5Jean Tilker, formerly of Hanover, passed away at Wynfield Longterm Care Facility in Oshawa on Saturday, April 04, 2015. She was 90.

Born in Wallaceburg, Ontario, daughter of the late William “Bill” and Marbra (nee Woods) Campbell.  Jean was a Veteran, member of the Royal Canadian Legion Hanover Branch #130 and served in the RCAF in her earlier years. Jeans greatest joy came from her family and she was proud to have been a wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

She loved deeply and will be missed forever by her daughter Jackie (Joe) Tuskin of Brooklin, son Frederick Jr. (Cathy) Tilker of Sudbury, son-in-law Perry Wallace of Greenock, grandchildren Grant, Jason, Philip, Crystal, Rebecca-Anne, Ashleigh, Megan, Conner, Hunter and great grandchildren Jenna, Tyler, Cole, Seth, Caleb, Kyla-Sky, Joshua, Noah, Jaxon.  Predeceased by her husband Fred Tilker,  daughter Sandy Wallace and by her brother Bill Campbell.

Visitation will be held at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 pm where a Funeral Service will be  held on Wednesday, April 08, 2015 at 11:00 am. Interment to follow in Hanover Cemetery. Rev. John Polacok officiating.

Memorial donations to the Diabetes Association or to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Register book available at www.mightonfuneralhome.ca

 

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KOOISTRA, Wietze (Bill) of Burlington

Posted by on April 4, 2015

Wietze (Bill) KooistraAfter a long and fulfilling life, Bill Kooistra went to be with his Lord on Saturday, April 4, 2015. He passed away peacefully at home with his family at his side at the age of 92. Loving husband of Pietje (Pauline) for 67 years. Devoted father to Andrew and Alide Kooistra, Bonnie and the late Craig (2005) Kissack, Jane and Jack Jagt, Gerty and Phil Metzlar, Rick and Lydia Kooistra and Bill and Jane Kooistra. Cherished Pake to 16 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his three brothers Gerrit, Paulus, and Cor, and survived by his sister Janny Telgenhof and sister-in-law Geertje Vandervelde. Also missed by his many nieces and nephews. Visitation on Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at BURLINGTON CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 3422 New St., Burlington, where the Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 11 a.m. Private interment to precede the service. If desired, donations to Mission Services Hamilton would be appreciated.

Please sign the Book of Condolence at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

                                             “Jesus said, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” John 14:6

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ELLIS: Nancy (Gosden) of London

Posted by on April 4, 2015

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At her late residence on Thursday, April 2, 2015 of London in her 65th year.  Beloved wife of the late Brian Ellis.  Dear mother of Chris and Lynnette Ellis, and Cynthia (Cindy) Ellis both of London.  Dear grandmother of Shawn, Trinity; Brook, Ryan, Brian, Cody, Shea and step-grandmother of Amanda and Brandon.  Dear sister and sister-in-law of Mike and Sharon Gosden, Sue Gosden, and Mark Gosden all of the United States, Marlene Braund of London, Sherrie and Bob Crone of Corunna, Rick Ellis of London, Mark and Deb Ellis of Woodham, Jim and Jean Ellis of Mount Brydges, and Dan Ellis of Windsor.  Predeceased by an infant daughter Angela, a brother Dan, and a sister Pat.  Fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews.

Please gather at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Thursday, April 9th at 10:30 AM, for a memorial service, which will be held at 11:00 AM. Cremation with interment Granton Cemetery.

Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family.

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TOBIN, Pauline Joyce of Roseneath, Ontario

Posted by on April 4, 2015

TobinPauline Apr 3Peacefully at home, after a long battle with Parkinson’s and OPCD on Friday, April 3, 2015, in her 68th year. Beloved wife of John. Loving mother of Karen Tobin (Etienne Nolet), Jamie Richardson and Daniel Tobin. Dear grandmother of Aimee and Daniel Jr. Cherished sister of the late Larry Reese and Carol (Robert) Yule. She will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 5, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Monday, April 6, from 9- 10:15 a.m. at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, Cobourg. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, April 6, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Michaels’s Church (corner of University Ave and Division St.). Cremation to follow. Donations to the Parkinson Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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Warren: Lorraine Ann

Posted by on April 4, 2015

WARREN: Lorraine Ann – November 25, 1934 – April 3, 2015 – passed away peacefully at home after a long battle with cancer.  Lovingly survived by her husband Ted, daughter Cathy (Bill), grandson Dalton, sister Norma (David) McCall and many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her son Ron and her sister Emily Taylor. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Thursday from 7 P.M. to 9 P.M. A memorial service will be held at Beacan Presbyterian Church, 413 Simcoe Street, Beaverton on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 2 P.M. The family wishes to extend a special thanks to Dr. McCordic, VHA nurses Rita and Val, Diane Lynch of VON, and the staff of VON, CCAC and St. Elizabeth nurses for their years of care and support. If so desired memorial donations in memory of Lorraine to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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ROSE, David John of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on April 4, 2015

RoseDavidPeacefully after a brief illness David John Rose passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Tuesday march 31st, 2015 at age 64. Beloved Husband of Kathy Rose, living on through his loving children Andrew and Jaclyn Rose.  A Celebration of Life will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home  30 King St. E., Cobourg on Tuesday, April 7th at 1:00 pm.  Memorial donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society and Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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MORELAND: Velma Larine, of London

Posted by on April 3, 2015

Moreland editedPassed away peacefully at Westmount Gardens on Friday, April 3rd, 2015 in her 98th year.  Velma Larine Woodrow was born in Wallaceburg, Ontario on October 24th, 1917, daughter of the late Nellie and Charles Woodrow.  Velma was the beloved wife of the late Clifton Moreland (1994) for 56 years.  Cherished and loved mother of Jeannette Van Meerbergen (Guido), Ronald Moreland (Denise), all of London, and Joyce Birnstihl (Keith), of New Hamburg.  Cherished Grandmother to Paul (Linda) Van Meerbergen, Katherine (Steve) Ilines, Patrick (Susan) Van Meerbergen, Peter (Lissa) Van Meerbergen, Lisa (Chris) Wright, Darren (Nicola) Moreland, Rob (Lisa) Moreland, Christopher (Margaret) Moreland, Michael (Teri) Bennett and Kelly (James) Bijl, and to 27 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.  Survived by her sisters Grace Harriman, of Niagara Falls, Joyce Whiteside, of Clinton, and sisters-in-law Jean Hamilton and Lula Vansickle.  Velma was predeceased by her siblings Clara Brunt, Nellie Watts, Christina Bechard, Charles, Clyde and Berton Woodrow, and by her son-in-law Douglas Bennett.  The family wish to extend many heartfelt thanks to Dr. Birch and the staff at Westmount Gardens for the loving care that our mother received during her final years.  Family and friends are invited to share a time of visitation on Sunday from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where the funeral service will be conducted on Monday, April 6th, 2015 at 11:00 a.m., with visitation one hour prior.  Interment to follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, London.  As an expression of sympathy, donations in Velma’s memory may be made to the Children’s Health Foundation (for Paediatric Cardiology), the Canadian Diabetes Association, the Canadian Paraplegic Association or the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario.

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WARK: James Lloyd Wayne

Posted by on April 3, 2015

Peacefully at Bluewater Health Palliative Care surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, April 2, 2015, James Lloyd Wayne Wark passed away at the age of 60. Beloved husband of Cheryl. Loving father of Jason (Jenn) Wark, Jamie (Wendy) Wark and Jennifer (Marcel) Paquette. Cherished papa of Jaggar, Janzen and Jevin, Bailey, Damon, Ethan and Luke, Taylor, Alicia, Nathaniel, Emily and Teagan. Predeceased by his parents Lloyd and Marie Wark. Jim enjoyed riding his Harley, travelling, boating and spending time with family and his wiener dogs. He will be lovingly remembered by his friends at Bridgeview Marina. Jim will be sadly missed by his co-workers at Imperial Oil, Sarnia Site, S.P.E.P. Unit. The family would like to thank the staff of Bluewater Health Palliative Care especially Christine, Lance and Dr. Maddison for the care and support they gave to Jim and the entire family. Cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held at Smith Funeral Home, Sarnia. You are invited to join the family to celebrate Jim’s life on Friday, May 8, 2015 at The Moose Lodge on Phillip St., Sarnia at 3:00 p.m. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to The Sarnia and District Humane Society. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.smithfuneralhome.ca

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