JEWELL: Rev. Willet Fred of Tweed, Ontario

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Jewell, Rev. Willet Fred – peacefully at QHC – Trenton Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 in his 87th year. Son of the late John and Mary (nee Potter) Jewell. Beloved husband of Francis Faye Jewell of Tweed. Loving father of Terry and his wife Donna Jewell of Cochrane and stepfather of Colleen Martin (Barry Bettridge) of Sauble Beach, Steven Kelly of Cornwall and Heather Anne (Stephen) Dignard of Owen Sound. He is remembered by several grandchildren and great grandchildren. Fred is survived by his sister Alice Christopher of Napanee. He is predeceased by his daughter, Karen Jewell and by his brother, Rev. Walter Jewell. He is fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Service will be held at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) on Friday, June 20th, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 12:30 pm. until the time of service.Cremation to follow.

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Trenton Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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ROY: Colombe of Hawkesbury

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roy colombeMrs. Colombe Roy from Hawkesbury passed away on Monday, June 9, 2014 at the age of 79. She was the daughter of the late Telesphore Roy and of the late Yvonne Millette; the loving mother of Charles (Lilianne), Gilles (Jacynthe), Daniel (Ginette), Carole, Micheline, Mario (Martine), Ghislain, Brigitte, Alain (Anda) and Martine (Luc); the adored grandmother of many grandchildren and great grandchildren; the dear sister of Ghislaine, Jeannine, Nicole, Charline, Yvan, Jacques and Gérald. She was predeceased by her children Jean, Michel, Gilbert jr. and a brother Ronald. She is survived by many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, cousins, nephews, nieces and friends.

Funeral details were entrusted to Berthiaume Family Funeral Home 416, McGill, Hawkesbury, Ontario (877) 632-8511. A funeral service will be held at Saint-Pierre-Apôtre Parish in Hawkesbury on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 11 a.m. The family will be present from 10:30 a.m. to receive your condolences.

For those who wish, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, 837, Pitt Unite # 1, Cornwall, Ontario, K6J 3S5 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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RITTWAGE, James Harold “Jim” of Cobourg, Ontario

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Rittwage Jim June13Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Sunday June 15th, 2014 in his 65th year. Beloved husband of the late Gwen Rittwage (nee Reed). Loving father of Crystal Beaudry (Rene), Melissa Rittwage (Will Askew), Reino Rittwage (Matt Sheady) and the late Jamie Rittwage.. Dear grandfather of Eljiah, Kristain, Shekayla, Amilya. Kiara, Jonah and great grandfather of Kylie. Lovingly remembered by his mother Lillian Baitley, his brother William Rittwage, sisters Barbara Grills, Theresa McClintock and pre-deceased by his father Jack Rittwage. A private family graveside service will be held in Colborne Union Cemetery. A celebration of Jim’s life will be held at Brighton Legion on Saturday, July 19th from 7 p.m. – 1 p.m. If desired donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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VARGA, Paul of R.R. 1 Mount Brydges ON

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At London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Campus on Monday, June 16, 2014, Paul Varga of R.R. 1 Mount Brydges passed away in his 77th year. Survived by Margaret Kelly, Brunco Nisic and family, Raymond Kerekes and family, Noel, Hardasi and Kelly families, as well as family and many friends in Hungary. In Keeping with Paul’s wishes cremation has taken place. A Celebration of his life will be held on Sunday, June 29 from 2-5 p.m. at the Delaware Legion. Memorial donations may be made to CCTC Unit of London Health Sciences Centre Victoria Campus. www.vanheckfuneralhome.ca

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HART: Hugh of Woodstock

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HART, Hugh – Peacefully at home on Monday, June 16, 2014 in his 78th year.  Beloved husband of Marion Thornton (nee Croft).  Loving father of Raymond Thornton (Catherine) of Ingersoll, Lenard Thornton (Lela), Darlene Robillard (Gary), David Thornton, and Annette Thornton (Gary) all of Woodstock.  Loving Papa to his 10 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.  Sadly missed by his siblings Edna Williacy, Linda Ball (Jim) , Shirley MacKenzie all of Woodstock, Jean Chisholm, Mabel Bennet (Alex), Larry Hart (Jeanette), Gerald Hart (Mary), Sandra Marsh (Jackie) all of Nova Scotia.  Predeceased by his parents Charles and Blanch (nee Eveligh) Hart as well as his siblings Doug, Ray, Jimmy, Alex, David, Madeline, Wallace, Ronald and Miriam.  Hugh will be fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and extended family.  Hugh was a longtime dedicated employee with the City of Woodstock for many years.   Friends will be received at the SMITH-LeROY FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street North, Woodstock on Friday, 6-8 p.m (NOTE TIME).  A Liturgical service will be held on Saturday, June 21, 2014  at 11 a.m. in the chapel .  Interment at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the VON Sakura House would be appreciated.  Smith-LeRoy, 519-537-3611. Personal condolences may be sent at www.smithleroy.com

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Wall, Ernie

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Wall, Ernie of St. Thomas and formerly of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Monday, June 16, 2014 in his 77th year.
He will be sadly missed by his partner Maeve Harding. Beloved husband of the late Betty (Yeck) Wall(2009). Loving father of Larry Wall, Julie Ann Bohm(Steve), Brian Wall(Amanda), Dale Wall(Lynn) and Mickey Wall(Ruth Ann). Dear brother of Bianca Bennett. Also survived by a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sisters Margaret Brown, Jean Addley, brothers Gordon, Percy, Len and Lorne Wall. Born in Aylmer on July 15, 1937, Ernie worked at Carnation and the Aylmer Dairy. Friends may call at the H. A. Kebbel Funeral Home, Aylmer on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service will be held on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 11:00 am. Interment, Aylmer Cemetery. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Share memories or condolences at kebbelfuneralhome.com

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HOPPE: Charles Bradley (Brad) of Exeter, and formerly of London

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Hoppe, Brad-W150Fisherman extraordinaire, of Exeter, formerly of London, on Sunday, June 15, 2014, at the age of 53.  Dear son of Jerry Hoppe of London and the late Joyce Hoppe.  Much loved brother of Brent (Wood) Hoppe and his wife Kelly of London, and Shannon Reveler and her husband Grant of Ailsa Craig.  Very special Uncle to Chris (C.C.) and Alex, and Zac and Emma.  Brad will be remembered by his aunts, uncles and cousins, and especially missed by his friends at Walker Place.

Friends will be received by the family at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Wednesday, June 18th from 12:00 – 1:00 pm, where a memorial service will be held at 1:30 PM.   Cremation has taken place.

As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Salvation Army, London would be appreciated.

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DESBOROUGH, SOPHIE

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SOPHIE DESBOROUGH

February 14, 1923 – June 7, 2014

Passed away peacefully, with her family at her side on June 7, 2014, at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie, Ont. in her 92nd year. Loving wife of the late Otto Kollhosser, and Fred Desborough. Dearly loved mother of Elaine and husband Paul Brett, Daughter-in-Law Beverley Kollhosser, and the late Irwin Kollhosser. Survived by her sister Mary Gill, and brother Jack Gross. Proud grandmother of Janette Kollhosser, Janice(Dennis) Borden, Michael(Cindy) Kollhosser, Stephen(Michelle) Kollhosser, Paul(Barb) Brett, Wayne(Michelle) Brett, and Allan Brett(Kathryn Gamble). Loving great-grandmother of Andrea, Blair Borden, Christian Glover, Carson, Danica, Landon, Jessica, Matthew, Jacklyn, Madison, and Austin Brett. Fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews, extended family, and Friends.

A Celebration of Sophie’s Life will be held at Trinity United Church (9 Robert St.) in Thornton, Ont. at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, June 21, 2014.

In lieu of floral tributes, if desired, donations to the Trinity United Church or the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre www.rvh.on.ca would be greatly appreciated by her family.

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HOMOLKA, Anna (nee Heinrich)

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Passed away peacefully on June 14, 2014 at the age of 81. Reunited with beloved late husband Adolf (August 27, 2013). Loving mother of Patti and Tom Stillings, Barb Homolka, Sandy and Paul Layfield and Wendy and Jamie O’Neil. Loved grandmother of Jeff and Bit, Jamie and Heidi, Ryan, Sean, Samantha, Hannah, Dylan, Cara and Eugenio, Jeremy and great grandmother of Lorelei, Landon, Eva and Nico. Dear sister to the late Tony Heinrich. Anna will be missed by her family, cousin Mary Schirato and her many friends at Seasons Royal Oak Village, LaSalle. She taught her daughters the importance of family, honesty and patience. Not only was Anna a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother but she was also known for being a wonderful person. She had a passion for gardening, cooking, baking and canning. More recently she enjoyed Wii bowling, bocci and yoga at Seasons. If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9 pm. Funeral service Thursday 1:30 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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BENNETT: Brad, of Hamilton

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BENNETT, Brad – It is with heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing, on June 13th, 2014, at age 53. Loving partner of Tammi Stanhope, dear son of Sandra Bennett, father of Chase (Jimmy), Garrison (Emily), and Sarah, and brother of Warren. Dear uncle of Cole, Luke, Keziah, and Wesley Bennett. Long time locomotive engineer at VIA Rail, former police officer with the OPP and Metro Toronto Police. Will be missed by many very good friends and extended family. Brad was a founding member (along with surrogate brother Charlie Powell) and President of FOG, and member of Scottish Rite of Freemasonry. Brad loved nothing more than getting together with friends and family, and was always at the centre of the crowd, keeping everyone entertained with his jokes and stories. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, June 20th, 2014 at ‘The Wing 447′, 3210 Homestead Road, Mt. Hope, Ontario (**please note the change in location). In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Brad are asked to consider Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (Canada). Online condolences may be made at www.westviewfuneralchapel.com

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PLAYFOOT: Evelyn of R.R.#2 Florence

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Playfoot: Evelyn, a resident of R.R.# 2 Florence, passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia on Monday, June 16, 2014 at the age of 80. Born in Bothwell, daughter of the late Dennis and Clara (Willer) Parent. Beloved wife of the late William Playfoot (2009). Loving mother of Valerie Vandendriessche, William Playfoot Jr. (Betty), and  Gregory Playfoot. Sadly missed by her grandchildren William, Brittany, Matthew,Stephanie and great-grandchildren Andrew and Lachlan. Dear sister of Audrey Boam (late John 1982). Also survived by a niece Lyndee Barnes (Rob). The Playfoot family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Saturday, June 21, 2014 from 10am until the time of the Memorial Service at 11am with Rev. Daniel Mulema officiating. Interment of cremains in Bothwell Cemetery. Donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice 475 Christina Street North,Sarnia, ON.,N7T 5W3 would be appreciated. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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BONNER: Lilla Elizabeth (nee Harding) of Chatham, formerly of Blenheim

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BONNER: Lilla Elizabeth (nee Harding) –
A resident of Chatham, and formerly of Blenheim, Lilla Bonner passed away at Riverview Gardens on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at the age of 93. Born in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Lilla was the daughter of the late John and Josephine (Blackett) Harding. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Bonner (1968). Loving mother of David Bonner (Mary) of Stratford, Janet Adrian (Bruce) of Chatham and the late Paul Bonner. Proud grandmother of Aaron Bonner (Krista) of Georgetown, Martha Bonner of Clarkson and Philip Bonner (Tara Donovan) of Toronto; Joshua Adrian (Tanya) of Chatham and Logan Adrian of Chatham. Great-grandmother to Naomi, Max, Kylee, Celeste and Cooper. Predeceased by five brothers and one sister. Also missed by many nieces, nephews, friends and extended family. Lilla was a member of St. Mary’s Parish in Blenheim. She was also a member of the Blenheim Kinette Club as well as the Ladies Auxiliary at the Blenheim Legion. Lil was active in Big Sisters for many years. A Funeral Service will be held at the McKinlay Funeral Home, 141 Park Street, Blenheim at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 with Fr. Mariaraj Irudayam officiating. Interment to follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Blenheim. Donations made in memory of Lilla to the Canadian Cancer Society or to Riverview Gardens would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com 

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Parkhurst, Harvey M.

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Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on June 16, 2014 at 92 years of age. Reunited with his loving wife Anne (2005). Beloved father of Blair Parkhurst, Jill (Mike) O’Hearn and Tim (Tanya) Parkhurst. Loving Gramps of Sean, Rory, Tim and Ryan. He will be sadly missed by his special friend Flo Dalton, many nieces, nephews and other dear friends. Harvey graduated at age 19 from the University of Manitoba with a B.Sc. majoring in Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics yet he still managed to play on 5 hockey teams. During WWII he was an R.C.A.F. meteorologist, forecasting weather and training pilots in Estevan, Saskatchewan and Gimli, Manitoba. He spent the rest of his career with Alcan in Arvida, Quebec and Kingston, Ontario as a research and computer scientist. Harvey was a humble, tolerant and kind man, as well as a talented athlete. He participated in a wide variety of sports and intellectual pursuits. Special thank you to Dr. Chevalier, CCAC, the staff at St. Elizabeth, Kensington Court and Huron Lodge as well as the nurses and doctors at Met Campus. If you so desire, donations to the John McGivney Children’s Centre or your charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. Cremation services were held and a private family service will take place. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at  www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Bruce; Patricia Elizabeth

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Died peacefully on Saturday June 14, 2014 at Leisureworld Creedan Valley, Creemore in her 77th year. Pat of Wasaga Beach, beloved wife of Bill Bruce. Pat will be missed by Bill’s family – daughter Joanne Bruce and sons William and the late David, grandchildren Amy, Christina and Luke and their families. Pat is predeceased by her parents Alf and Sylvia Vass. Pat had a long and distinguished career at Ontario Hydro. She was the long time secretary for The Anglican Churches of the Good Shepherd and Prince of Peace. Friends will be received at the Prince of Peace Anglican Church, 565 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach on Friday June 20, 2014 from 10 a.m. for the Memorial Service at 11 o’clock. Reception to follow. Interment Westminster Cemetery, Toronto. If desired, remembrances to the Parkinson’s Society of Canada or the Prince of Peace Anglican Church would be appreciated by Pat’s family. Arrangements under the direction of the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Wasaga Beach Chapel. To sign the Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com

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POLAJZER, Anni of Collingwood

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Died peacefully on Friday June 13, 2014 at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood in her 85th year. Anni of Wasaga Beach, beloved wife of the late Lambert Polajzer. Anni is also predeceased by her sister Eleanor Sander and her brother Otto Biller. She will be forever remembered by her eight nieces and nephews and their families. Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Wasaga Beach Chapel, 509 River Road West, Wasaga Beach on Wednesday June 18, 2014 from 11 a.m. for the Funeral Service in the Chapel at 1 o’clock. Interment Wasaga Beach Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Canadian cancer Society would be appreciated by Anni’s family. To sign the Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com

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KOVACS: Lajos (Louie) of Strathroy

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scan0001Suddenly, at Strathroy General Middlesex Hospital on Monday, June 16, 2014.  Lajos “Louie” Kovacs of Strathroy in his 85th year.  Lovingly remembered by his wife of 64 years, Eva (Tomon).  Dear father of Eva (Bernie) Barsky and Violet (Dave) Beselaere and grandfather of James (Jackie) Nagy, Jennifer (Brenden) Mahon, Matthew (Nikki) Beselaere and Lise-Anne (Mark) Beselaere and great grandfather of Owen.  Dear brother of Irene Sallai and uncle of Georgina Davidson.  Friends may call at DENNING BROS. FUNERAL HOME. Strathroy on Thursday, June 19th, 2014 from 1 to 2 pm.  Service to follow at 2 pm.

If desired, memorial contributions to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Strathroy Hospital Foundation would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy.  Condolences can be left online at www.denning.ca  (519 245-1023).  Posted free at Canadaobits.ca

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BAILEY: Agnes “Norma” of Hanover

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BAILEYwebAgnes “Norma” Bailey (nee McArthur), of RR#3 Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital, on Monday, June 16, 2014.  She was 74.

Born in Lion’s Head on March 11, 1940 to the late Archie and Mabel (nee Bridge) McArthur. Norma was employed as an MCC at the Hanover & District Hospital until her retirement.

Survived by loving daughter Stacey Bailey of Hanover, special niece Terry Fenton, brothers Gary (Lorna) McArthur of Wroxeter, Ronald (Deb) McArthur of Guelph, sisters Ruth (Bill) Wilson of Milverton, Madelon (Dan) Edgar of Atwood, Sharon (Ron) Watson of Wroxeter and sister in laws Connie McArthur of Calgary and Diane McArthur of Wroxeter. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband Wilfred Bailey (1994), brothers Robert, Kenneth and Douglas McArthur and by sisters Delphine Sullivan and Shirley Murray.

In respect of Norma’s wishes, there will be no visitation or services. Inurnment in Hanover Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial donations to the Hanover & District Hospital Foundation or to the charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

Arrangements entrusted to Mighton Funeral Home.  Register book available at www.mightonfuneralhome.ca

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LOYST: Nora a resident of Dresden

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NORA BODKINLoyst: Nora (nee Sharpe), a resident of Dresden, passed away at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at the age of 76. Born in Dresden, daughter of the late Lloyd and Sarah (Gatecliff) Sharpe. Beloved wife of the late James Loyst. Loving mother of Darlene Loyst (Al Taylor) of Port Stanley, Donna Loyst of Dresden, and Harold Loyst of Belle River.   Loving grandmother of Joy, Crystal,Peter Loyst, Rients Hettinga and Katrin Taylor. Sadly missed by great-grand son Liam Wright. Dear sister of Linda Vince (Elwin) of Merlin. Predeceased by brothers Lorne, Robert, and Donald and sisters Rowena and Pauline. The Loyst family will receive friends at the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 679 North St., Dresden on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 1:30pm with Rev. Andy Cornell officiating. Interment Owen Cemetery, Dover Twp. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to the Alzheimer’s Society or Meals on Wheels. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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Maure, Helen (nee Fedoruk)

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Peacefully with her loving family on June 16, 2014 at 86 years of age. Beloved wife of Roland Maure. Cherished mother of Randy (Sue), Rolly (Janice), Shelley and Sue. Loving Daughter of the late Samuel and Annie Fedoruk and Daughter-in-law of Gilbert and Valerie Maure. Adored Meme of Jim, Guy, Tami, Amanda and Jon. Dear Great Meme of Guy, Kassy, Justin, Robert, McKayla and Khloe. Best friend and sister to Stella (Glen) Cote and the late Jean, George and Jim (Survived by wife Blanche). A fond remembrance to the late Senator Paul Lucier. Helen retired as an original employee of Windsor Raceway for over 30 years. Special Thank you to the Staff from the Regional Renal Unit at Hotel Dieu Hospital for their care and compassion. Also very special thanks to Fr. Thom Blondin. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor Regional Cancer Center Foundation or the Windsor Regional Hospital Ouellette Campus Dialysis Renal Unit would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Tuesday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Prayers Tuesday time incomplete. Funeral Wednesday 10:30am from Families First 2130 Front Rd, LaSalle, 519-969-5841. to Sacred Heart Church LaSalle (219 Sacred Heart Drive) for Funeral Mass at 11:00am. Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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BOYES, Bernice

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Boyes, BerniceBernice Yvonne Boyes of Chesley, passed away at Elgin Abbey, Chesley on Thursday, December 26, 2013 in her 84th year.

Beloved wife of the late Donald Boyes (2005). Loving mother of Michael (Lise) Charlton of Keswick. She will be missed by her granddaughters Stephanie and Jennifer and two great-grandchildren. Bernice will be fondly remembered by her sister Joyce (Keith) Galbraith of Keady and brothers-in-law Dave (Joanne) Boyes of Chesley and Dave Truax of Seattle as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her first husband Bev Charlton and her parents, Benjamin and Iris (Jones) Herbison.

A memorial service celebrating Bernice’s life will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 11 a.m. Inurnment in Chesley Cemetery.

Memorial donations to Holy Trinity Anglican Church or the charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

 

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WALKER, Peter of Chatham, ON

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pictureWALKER, Peter, a resident of Chatham, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at his residence after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 76. Predeceased by his parents James & Gladys Walker. Beloved husband to Mary “Millie” Walker (Touesnard) for 40 years. Loving father of Shane & Markie Mark of Tilbury and Kara Walker (Joe) of Hamilton. Cherished grandfather of Jesse, Justin, Taya, Chelsie, Jacob & Carter. Cherished great-grandfather of Jessica. Dear brother of Mary, Doug, Wayne, June, Donna and the late John. Peter is survived by several nieces and nephews. Peter was an avid golfer and enjoyed teasing his family and friends. He was a long-time member of Ridgetown Golf & Country Club. Special thanks to the nurses and support staff of VON and Bayshore for their outstanding care. Also a special thank you to Dr. Ernst and his team at the Southwestern Cancer Clinic in London. Family to receive friends at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, on Thursday from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at the Funeral Home on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with The Venerable Paul Millward officiating. Cremation is to take place. Donations in memory of Peter to Christ Anglican Church (Chatham) and the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

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Ehrhart, Erwin, of Barrie, Ontario

Ehrhart, Erwin – At his residence in Barrie on Thursday, June 12, 2014. Erwin Ehrhart in his 79th year, beloved husband of Gail (nee Belbin) of Barrie. Dear brother of Geisla and Eberhart, Kurt and Maria all of Germany and brother in law of Sharon Belbin of Toronto. Friends may call at First Baptist Church, 550 Grove St., E., Barrie on Saturday, June 21 from 10:00am until time of the Celebration of Life at 11:00am. Memorial donations may be made to First Baptist Church, Barrie. Arrangements entrusted to Marshall W. Driver Cremation & Burial Service, 19 Ross St., Barrie. Condolences may be placed at marshallwdrivercremationandburialservice.ca

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CAMPBELL, Ivan Francis of Cobourg, Ontario

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Campbell IvanPeacefully at Streamway Villa Nursing Home on Saturday June 14, 2014 at the age of 90. Son of the late Wilfred and Dora Campbell. Beloved husband of Mildred. Loving father of the late Joanne. Proud grandfather of Brent Butcher and Craig Butcher. Brother of the late Judith Ball and the late Betty Clark. Ivan was a member of the Cobourg, Port Hope Shriners Club and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Cobourg Br. 133. Friends will be received at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St., E., Cobourg on Wednesday June 18th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. A Funeral Service will take place at St. Peter’s Anglican Church, Cobourg on Thursday June 19th at 2 pm. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. If desired memorial donations may be made to the Salvation Army or the St. Peter’s Anglican Church, Cobourg Building Fund. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com .

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CONNOLLY: Ronald (Ron) Matthew of Peterborough

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CONNOLLY, RONALD MATTHEW

At Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Thursday, June 12, 2014, with his family at his side. Ron, retired owner of Connolly Custom Drapery and 50 year member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church. Husband of Patricia Harrington. Dear father of Tom (Helen) of Brisbane, Australia and Michael (Barbara) of Peterborough. Special Cherished Poppa of Sarah, Meghan and Ciara. Dear brother of Ruth Connolly of Peterborough. A Celebration of Ron’s Life will be held at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, 859 Barnardo Ave., Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at 11:00 am. Father Garry Leahy officiating. If desired, directions to the service, condolences to the family, or donations to PRHC Foundation or a charity of your choice, may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME at 705-742-1875.

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McMASTER: Joyce of Lambton Shores

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McMaster, Joyce

Peacefully passed at her home surrounded by her loving family, on Saturday June 14, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Doug McMaster (2001). Loving mother of D’Arcy (Tracy), Jonathan and Christine (Wayne). Cherished grandmother of Michael, Dustin, Jacob, Autumn, Chantel, Andrea, Brooke, Brody, Cyrus, Brandon, and Stephanie. Survived by her mother Freda Crosby and predeceased by her father Alfred Crosby (1989). Survived by her sisters Ruth (Tom) Lowery and Elizabeth (Steve) Boesen. Visitations will be held on Wednesday, June 18th, 2014, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11a.m at the FOREST CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Canada Foundation. Online condolences may be made at denningfuneralhome.com.

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