STROCKEN: Linda Gail

Posted by on May 5, 2015

Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at Bluewater Health on Sunday, May 3, 2015, Linda Gail Strocken passed away at the age of 67. Beloved wife of the late Robert Iftiniuk (2014).  Loving mother of Lisa (Shain), Petrina (David) and Robert (Lana). Cherished grandmother of Chantel, James, Amanda and Domenic. Treasured great-grandmother of Alonzo, McKenzye, Trenton, Liam and Alexander. Dear sister of Danny (Grant) Strocken and Wayne (Susan) Strocken. Predeceased by her mother Barbara Maxwell and by her father Ronald Strocken. Linda was an avid card player, volunteered doing bingo for amateur sports and coached little league baseball. She enjoyed shopping, reading and time spent with family and friends. Cremation has taken place. At Linda’s request, an open house visitation with a light luncheon will be held at the SMITH FAMILY CENTRE, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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MAY: Warren Davis of Exeter

Posted by on May 4, 2015

May, Warren PictureBorn on November 21, 1919, Warren passed away peacefully, at the Exeter Villa, on Sunday, May 3, 2015 of Exeter, in his 96th year.  Predeceased by his beloved wife Bonnie May (née Blanche Anderson).  Loving father and father-in-law of Fred and Lucy May of Aurora, and Ron Hyttenrauch of Port Lambton.  Dear grandfather of Sarah Garcia of Belle River, Jennifer Hazen of Wallaceburg, Austin May of Aurora, Preston May of Bradford, Nicole May of London; and great-grandfather of 4.  Survived by his sister Marjorie Richardson of London, and brother-in-law Dr. Fred Uffelman of Waterloo.  Predeceased by his daughter Margaret Hyttenrauch, and son Richard May.

A graveside service will be held at the Exeter Cemetery, Division 6 (please enter through Airport Line gate) on Saturday, May 16th at 11 AM. Cremation with interment.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family.

Haskett Funeral Home, Exeter entrusted with arrangements.  For more information, please see www.haskettfh.com.

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WATSON; John Richard of Strathroy

Posted by on May 4, 2015

Peacefully at Craigwiel Gardens in Ailsa Craig on Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 in his 88th year. John Richard Nye Watson of Strathroy.  John is predeceased by his loving wife Jean Elizabeth Watson (2001) and survived by his daughter Jo-Ann Watson (Shane Mackay) of New Glasgow, Nova Scotia. John is also survived by his sister-in-law Frances Shapiro and many other loving family members. Remembered by special friends Michael and Luanne Kresky and their children and Monica Beer and her family. Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 2pm with visitation one hour prior (1-2pm) at Denning’s of Strathroy. Interment at Strathroy Cemetery at a later date. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denning.ca .

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BRANDER: Wayne Lucas

Posted by on May 3, 2015

Peacefully surrounded by his family at Bluewater Health on Sunday, May 3, 2015 Wayne Lucas Brander passed away at the age of 87.  Loving father of Kathy (Gary) Culverhouse, Wayne (Lori) Brander, Kelly (Joel) Ebron and David Brander.  Cherished grandfather of Orley and Skye Culverhouse, Megan and Matthew Brander and Hannah Ebron.  Dear brother of Phyllis Brander.  Predeceased by his parents Orval and Ellen (nee Lucas) Brander, and by his sister Shirley (Homer) Rayburn.  Wayne worked at Imperial Oil for 40 years.  We would like to thank the following people for providing our dad with such compassionate end of life care: Dr. Crombeen and Sherry at St. Joseph’s Hospice, The Palliative Medicine Team at Bluewater Health, CCAC, Bayshore, VON, The Diabetes Clinic, Dr. Yoshida, Dr. Ramirez, Dr. Maddison, Dr. Greensmith, Dr. Monk, Nicole, Sam, Ellen, Jackie, Sarah, Blaine, Jason, Wayne, Rosemary, Jennifer, Imelda, Susan and Margaret.  Family and friends will be received on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 from 7:00 until 9:00 p.m. at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia.  A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at Smith Funeral Home with the interment to follow at Resurrection Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice or Noelle’s Gift (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.smithfuneralhome.ca

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ROBINSON: Donelda Dorothy of Sarnia

Posted by on May 1, 2015

ROBINSON, Donelda Dorothy (nee Wilson) – Age 73 of Sarnia, passed away after a long illness on Friday, May 1, 2015 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved wife of Wilson Robinson for 53 years. Loving mother of Dorothy (Wilson) Plain, Teresa (Tom) Foulis, Kim (Todd) Caster, Patricia (Marcel) Lucier and Glendon (Denise) Robinson. Cherished grandmother of 12 and great-grandmother of 6. Predeceased by her grandson Jeremy Plain. Dear sister of Elaine (Scott) Soutar. Survived by many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 from 1:00pm until the Memorial Service at 2:00pm. Burial of ashes to follow at Bear Creek Cemetery.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Sarnia Lambton White Cane Club or St. Joseph’s Hospice.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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POSTHUMUS; Ypke of Strathroy

Posted by on May 1, 2015

Peacefully passed on May 1st, 2015 at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital in his 80th year to meet his Heavenly Father. In my Father’s house are many rooms (John 14:2). Beloved husband of Gerda (Gooitske) for 56 loving years. Loving father of Jaap Posthumus (Paula), Ed Posthumus (Gea), Hein Posthumus (Annemarie), Pete Posthumus (Janice), and Greta Joosse (Andre). Cherished Pake of Trudy, Ypke, Gonda, Sybrich, Jorrit, Sjors, Matthew, Julie, Felicia, Jasmine, and Carissa. Visitation will be held on Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 at Providence United Reformed Church (447 Second Street, Strathroy) from 7-9p.m. A funeral service will be held on Monday, May 4th at 11 a.m. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Lung Association. Online condolences may be left at denning.ca. Arrangements entrusted to Denning’s of Strathroy.

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STOL; Peter of Strathroy

Posted by on May 1, 2015

Peacefully passed on May 1st, 2015 surrounded by his loving family in his 83rd year. Beloved husband of Shirley for 54 special years. Loving father of Clarence Stol, Anita Stol, Marten Stol (Belkis Brosnan), and Thelma Dawdry (Frederick). Cherished grandfather of Karissa (Paul), Cheryl (Peter), Bradley, Devan (Jessica), Aaron, Nicolas, Melina, Nathan, and Harry. Special great-grandfather of Elijah, Madison, Mason, Xavier, Jayden, and Peyton. Survived by his siblings Rennie Westergreen, Linda Feddema and John Stol. Predeceased by his parents Klaas and Tina Stol. Predeceased by his brothers Albert Stol and Leonard Stol and his sister Hilda Salomans. Peter will be sadly missed by many extended family and friends. Visitation will be held on Thursday May 7th, 2015 at Providence United Reformed Church (447 Second Street, Strathroy) from 2-4 and 7-9p.m. A funeral will be held on Friday May 8th, 2015 at 11a.m. Interment to follow at Strathroy Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Parkinson Society. Online condolences may be made at denning.ca. Arrangements entrusted to Denning’s of Strathroy.

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DOUGLAS: Jackeline Mary of Wilkesport

Posted by on April 30, 2015

DOUGLAS, Jackeline Mary – Age 61 of Wilkesport, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved wife of James Douglas for 43 years. Loving mother to Angela (Jason) Bell and Robert Douglas.
Cherished grandmother to Maddison and Matthew. Daughter of Ada (nee Warriner) and the late Andrew Beauvais. Sister to Mary Ann (Allan) Eagleson, Tom (Ann) Beauvais, Rick (late Jean) Beauvais, Dan (Helen) Beauvais, Joan (Bruce) Longmore, Fred Beauvais, Nancy (Rosare) Cartier, Patricia Beauvais (Miles McMachen).
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 3-5pm and Sunday, May 3, 2015 from 3-5pm. Funeral service will be conducted from the funeral home on Monday, May 4, 2015 at 11:00am. Interment to follow at Black Creek Cemetery.
Sympathy may be expressed through donation to charity of choice.
Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca.
Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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COBB: Wilfrid Harold George of Thedford, ON

Posted by on April 29, 2015

IMG_0849Wilf Cobb of Thedford passed away at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital, with loved ones by his side, on Wednesday April 29th, 2015. Inseparable husband of Isobel (nee Mann). Dad of Lee, Timothy, Eric (Cindie), Marc, Kirc, Matthew (Tamsin), and Christine (Ron) Relouw. He will be deeply missed by A. J. Dale, and Steven Orosz, and Connor Cobb. Wilf is survived by his siblings Victor and Elaine, as well as by his sister-in-law Nancy (Geoff). In keeping with Wilf’s wishes cremation has taken place, a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Donations in Wilf’s memory may be made to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.

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DEELSTRA: Taede “Ted”

Posted by on April 29, 2015

In the sure promise and assurance that he was not his own but belonged body and soul, in life and in death, to his faithful Saviour Jesus Christ, Ted John Deelstra of St. Clair Township died on Wednesday, April 29 at St. Joseph’s Hospice in Sarnia, Ontario. Ted was 54 years old, husband to Mettha (nee Klunder) and father to Cheryl and Aaron Thompson, Tom and Melissa Deelstra, Amanda and Jamie Bydeley, Mike Deelstra and Samantha Deelstra. He was a loving Pake to Phoebe, Vivian and Juliet Thompson, Hannah and Breanne Deelstra, and Jaxen and Lyla Bydeley. Ted was the son of John and Pauline Deelstra and brother to Clarence and Lois Deelstra, Herb and Catherine Deelstra, Sonja and Pete Vanderheide and Chris and Lisa Deelstra.  He was a son-in-law of Georgina and Wytze DeRoos and brother-in-law to Alice and Sid Nutma. He will be missed by many extended family members. Ted was predeceased by his infant daughter Crystal, his father John and his mother-in-law Georgina DeRoos. Ted was a proud farmer, a promoter of the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, and an active member of Living Hope Christian Reformed Church. Ted enjoyed road trips, good food, farm shows and time spent together with his family and friends. Visitors will be received on Friday, May 1, 2015 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at Living Hope Christian Reformed Church, 1281 Exmouth St., Sarnia, ON. A private interment will take place in Wyoming Cemetery.  A Memorial Service to celebrate Ted’s life will be held on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 1:00 pm at Living Hope. As expressions of sympathy, donations can be made to St. Joseph’s Hospice in Sarnia, the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, or the Canadian Cancer Society.  Arrangements entrusted to Smith Funeral Home, Sarnia.

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YOUNG: Marion Keith

Posted by on April 29, 2015

Peacefully on Sunday, April 26, 2015 at London Health Sciences Centre, Marion Keith Young passed away at the age of 82.  Beloved wife of the late Dan Young (2013) and loving mother of JohnYoung (Cathy).  Survived by siblings David West (Sharon), Anne Pennock (Paul), and Paul West (Heather).  Also survived by sisters-in-law Myrtle Young and Joyce Young (Bob). Predeceased by her cherished granddaughter, Hannah (2005); her parents, James and Marion West; brothers-in-law, Robert, Angus and Douglas Young, Del Weatherstone, and sister-in-law, Jean Weatherstone. Keith was born in Hillsdale, Ontario.  Her father was a Presbyterian minister and their family moved to several areas of Ontario during his ministry.  Throughout her life, she enjoyed time spent at the West family cottage at Bruce Beach near Kincardine. A graduate of the University of Western Ontario, she was an elementary school teacher-librarian.  Keith and Dan lived and farmed in Sarnia Township on the farm that has been in Dan’s family since 1855. Keith and Dan enjoyed travel to many parts of Canada and the US, the Holy Land, Southeast Asia, China, Bermuda, Europe and the UK. She was a member of the Mandaumin United Church and the United Church Women. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Childcan (cheques only) at the funeral home or mailed directly to Childcan, 792 Commissioners Road West, London, Ontario N6K 1C2.

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Delorme, Rose

Posted by on April 29, 2015

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Delorme, Rose

Passed away peacefully with her loving daughter Leah by her side, on April 29, 2015 at the age of 91 years. Beloved mother to Leah Orosz (Dave), Linda Miller (Ron), the late Lori Delegarde (Don) and Larry Hafichuk. Loving grandma to Logan and Cooper, Jeremiah and Leah, Rachael and Joshua. Rose was a pillar of strength and an inspiration to her family. As a single mom she did her best to raise four children with little resources. She loved them all and was dedicated to their health and wellbeing. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Alzheimers Society of Windsor and Essex County would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Saturday 9:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Everyone is invited to meet at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens for a graveside service at 11:30 a.m. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Wright, Lillian (nee McClusky)

Posted by on April 29, 2015

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Wright, Lillian

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Passed away peacefully at 78 years of age. Reunited with her beloved husband the late Herb (2000). Proud mother of Michael and wife Lori, Kathleen Poulin and husband Richard, Colleen and wife Coleen Pride, and Charlene Boutette and husband Russell. Proud grandmother of Dana and Tyler Wright, and Thomas-Joseph and Celeste Boutette. Lil is survived by her sister Jackie. A heartfelt thank you to the staff at the Hotel-Dieu Grace Hospital – Dr. Y. Emara Hospice Centre for their compassionate care. Lillian had been a long-time member of the Brentwood Choir and loved the friendships developed through singing. If you so desire, donations to Brentwood of Windsor (choir), Windsor and Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation, and Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Friday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 Cremation to follow with an interment at Country Meadows Cemetery at a later date. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Ford, Ann (nee Shindak)

Posted by on April 29, 2015

 

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Ford, Ann (nee Shindak)

Passed away with her family by her side on April 28, 2015 at 73 years of age. Reunited with her loving husband Robert (2011) who will be waiting for her with an ice cold beer in hand. Cherished mother of Kim (Dave) and Brent (Tina). Dear sister of Henry, Matt and predeceased by Helen, Paul, Jack and Bill. She will missed by her cottage family at Cedar Beach. Ann worked at Sears Canada for over 20 years and will be missed by her co-workers and friends she made over the years working there. If you so desire, donations to the Alzheimer Society Windsor & Essex Co. would be appreciated by the family. Cremation services were held. Memorial visitation Friday from 5-9pm at 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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TOWERS, Verne: formerly of Appin

Posted by on April 29, 2015

Towers, VerneWith heavy hearts and thanksgiving for his life, the family of Verne Garfield Towers announce his passing at Strathmere Lodge on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, in his 91 st year. Beloved husband of the late Shirley (2013) for 63 years. Dear father of Marie (Ashok) Newton, Anne (Richard) Smith and Stanley (Dawnna) Towers. Loving grandfather of Sanjay (Lauren), Priya (Ben), Nathan, Heather, Hannah, Caleb, Tara (Adam), Cameron (Steph) and Teegan. Predeceased by 2 sisters Anna Crawford and Lorraine Douglas. Relatives and friends will be received at the Van Heck Funeral Home, 172 Symes St., Glencoe on Friday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 2nd at 11 AM. Cheryl Bolton officiating. Interment to follow at the Appin Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Strathmere Lodge Auxiliary. www.vanheckfuneralhome.ca

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PUSTAY, Helen of Glencoe

Posted by on April 29, 2015

Pustay HelenIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a dear mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Helen Mary Pustay of Glencoe, died peacefully on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at Four Counties Health Services. She was in her 83rd year. She is the beloved wife of Steve, and loving mother of Ann and Bill Edwards of Glencoe, Ed and Julie Pustay of Mt. Brydges and Cindy and Fred Staels of Newbury. She was a very proud grandmother to Ryan and Jen Edwards of Toronto, Kelly and Richard Galbraith of Appin, Brendan Edwards of London, Sarah (Jared) and Haley Pustay of Mt. Brydges, Nathan (Brittany), Justin (Megan) and Jordan (Sandee) Staels of Newbury. She is a special Great-grandmother to Charlotte and Sophie Edwards and Ryerson and Kennedy Galbraith. Helen is predeceased by her 2 brothers and a sister in Slovakia. She is also survived by her brother-in law, Peter Pustay and his wife Joyce of Kanata, and her sister-in law Mary Janicek of Oil Springs. Steve and Helen lived in the farming community of Model Centre for 54 years. Even after moving into town, they always felt part of the community they left behind. Steve and Helen celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary in February. Helen enjoyed playing cards with her friends at Millstone Manor and the Horizons Senior Centre. She always looked forward to family get-togethers so that she could serve her famous cabbage rolls and pastries. Visitation will be held at Van Heck Funeral Home, 172 Symes Street, Glencoe Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at St. Charles Garnier Church, 244 Stella St. Glencoe on Friday May 1st at 11am. Rev. D. Matthew Bedard officiating. Interment at North American Martyrs Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to St. Charles Building Fund or Four Counties Health Services Foundation. www.vanheckfuneralhome.ca

 

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Provonost, Marcel

Posted by on April 28, 2015

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Rejoice in a life well lived. Marcel passed peacefully after a brief illness on Sunday, April 26th 2015 at 84 years of age. Born on June 15, 1930 in Lac la Tortue, Quebec. Loving Son of the late Leopold and Juliette (Beaudoin). Marcel is survived by his wife Eva of 21 years, predeceased by his first wife Cindy (1993). Cherished father of Michel (Marie), Brigitte, Leo (Tina). Adored Grandfather of Tannis, Melissa & Ryan. Dearest Brother to Roger deceased (Denise), Gaston(Jeanine), Rene (Jeannine), Claude, Jacques (Louise), Benoit ( Denise), Monique, (Mike, deceased), Nicole (Michel ), Andre (Gisèle), Jean (Diane) and Liliane. Dear Brother-in- law to Dr. Clarence Campbell (Dot), Dr. Roy Campbell (Maida) and many other family members. Marcel’s family kept him grounded throughout is life. Hockey was Marcel’s passion, from a boy who played the game on frozen ponds to the man who played on the biggest stage in hockey, Marcel was always involved in the sport, as a player, a scout, a coach.  A decorated player with 8 Stanley Cups to his name (5 as a player with Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs and 3 in management with the New Jersey Devils). Early in his career he played for the Windsor Spitfires and Windsor remained his home.  He is an Honouree with the Hockey Hall of Fame (1978) and a member of the Windsor, Omaha, Michigan, Shawinigan and St. Mauricie Sports Hall of Fame.  Special thanks to Dr. Frank DeMarco for his long time care and friendship and thanks to the Medical staff at Windsor Regional Hospital Ouellette Campus and Complex Care on Prince St. Special thanks to Fr. Parent and to the many friends and family that have supported Marcel throughout his life If you so desire, memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday 2-5 & 7-9pm. Prayers Thursday 4:30pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Friday, family and friends are invited to meet at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church (4401 Mount Royal Drive, Windsor, Ontario) after 9:30am until time of Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Interment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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SEVCIK: Mary Louise a resident of Dresden

Posted by on April 28, 2015

MARY SEVCIKSevcik: Mary Louise (Deswaef) , a resident of Dresden, passed away peacefully at Park St. Place, Dresden on Monday, April 27, 2015 at the age of 83. Born in Chicago, U.S.A., daughter of the late Leopold and Emile (Demeester) Deswaef. Mary was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Dresden and the C.W.L. For many years she farmed with her husband at R.R.#6 Dresden until his passing 1991. She always enjoyed travelling and attending prayer meetings. Beloved wife of the late Meroll Sevcik (1991). Loving mother of Darlene and Joe Carpenter of Guelph, and Gerald “Jerry” Sevcik of Dresden. Loving grandma to Scott and Sheena and Eric and Lesley. Dear sister and sister-in-law to Jeanette Pake, Jackie Smith, John and Elaine Deswaef, and Jennie Kopal. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her brother Neville Deswaef, brothers-in-law Sam Pake, John Kucera, Paul Kopal and sisters-in-law Marilyn Deswaef and Mary Kucera. The Sevcik family will receive friends at the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 679 North St., Dresden on Sunday from 2- 4pm and 7-9pm. Prayers will be held at 3:45pm immediately followed by C.W.L. Prayers. The funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Church, Dresden on Monday, May 4, 2015 at 11AM with Fr. Ray Lawhead as Celebrant. Interment Dresden Cemetery. A Special thank-you to all the staff, volunteers, and residents for their exceptional care and kindness while mom was at Park St. Place. If desired donations may be made at the funeral home ( by cheque ) to Park St. Place,Dresden or Meals on Wheels would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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MILLER; Jim, of Petrolia

Posted by on April 28, 2015

MillerJimgood11Peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Monday, April 27, 2015, JIM MILLER, of Petrolia, passed away at Bluewater Health, Sarnia at the age of 67. Beloved husband of Debbie (nee Mogk) for 38 years. Loving dad to Lindsay (Jeff) Mailloux and Jaime (Lou) Harse. Special and devoted Papa, and biggest fan of Noah, Gracie, Miller, Maxx, and Marli, who will miss him greatly. Survived by his sister Barb (John) Morrison, and their children, Travis Morrison, and Tara (Jay) DeBie, his father- and mother-in-law, Roger and Shirley Trottier, his sister-in-law Kathy Mogk, and her children, Ron (Janet) Mogk, Chris (Brenda) Mogk, and Cam Mogk (Clarissa), and many cousins, especially Bill (Pat) Davidson. Predeceased by his parents Frank and Dorothy Miller, and his brother-in-law Barry Mogk (2014). A funeral service for Jim will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia. At Jim’s request, there will be no visitation. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the C.E.E. Hospital Foundation. Memories, pictures, and condolences may be shared online at www.needhamjay.com.

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Nagy, Peter

Posted by on April 27, 2015

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Was born April 10, 1922 in Hungary and came to Canada in 1928. While working on the docks in Thunder Bay, he enlisted in the army during WWII and played a role in the liberation of Holland. He returned in 1946 to Canada and married Lois Edwards (1928-1995) the love of his life. He delivered mail from Walkerville Post Office for 33 years and was an avid golfer until age 87. Pete was a devoted father to Kathy (John) Cuthbert and Karen (Kevin) Tompkins. He is survived by four granddaughters, three great-granddaughters and one great-grandson as well as his three nephews and their families. Predeceased by his brother Alex (Alan) Nagy and sister-in-law Margaret (Peggy) Nagy. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Joubert Syndrome Foundation (www.jsrdf.org) or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday 3-5, 7-9 p.m. Windsor Veteran’s Memorial Service under the auspices of Windsor Veteran’s Memorial Service Committee Thursday 7:30 p.m. Visiting Friday from 12:00 p.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment at Windsor Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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ELLS, Philip

Posted by on April 27, 2015

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ELLS, Philip

73 years passed away peacefully with his family at his bedside on April 26, 2015. Beloved husband for over 51 year to Karen (nee Watson). Cherished father of Ron & Elowine, Kevin & Ashleigh. Loving Grandpa of Courtney & Brandon, Dayven & Dylynn. Philip was an avid crib & euchre player. Cremation has taken place.   A memorial service will take place at a later date. Donations to the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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FORREST: Earl of Point Edward

Forrest2FORREST, Earl – At Bluewater Health on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the age of 79. Husband of the late Helen (2013). Dear father of Sue Forrest, Point Edward, Paul Forrest (Laurie Hickey), Kirkland Lake and Peter Forrest, Ottawa. Brother of Gordon (Brenda), George, Ronald (Cathy) and Robert (Fleurette) Forrest and Joyce (Ken) Shaver and Helen (Lee) Anning. Brother-in-law of Shirley Forrest. Also surviving are several nieces & nephews. Predeceased by parents Albert & Reta Forrest, brother David Forrest and brother-in-law Frank Lindquist. Earl and his family came to Sarnia in 1966 where he took a job as a millwright at C.I.L. Later he was employed at Interprovincial Pipelines. In 1979 Earl took a position with Oasis Oil Company working in Libya at Gialo Camp in the Sahara Desert. He worked there until his retirement in 2000. Earl was a hard worker and took great pride in his trade. Dad enjoyed spending time with family and friends and his “companions” Sasha, Charlie and Minky. Visitation at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 Christina St. N., Sarnia, on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the McKenzie & Blundy Chapel on Friday, May 1, 2015 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to the Sarnia & District Humane Society, 131 Exmouth St., Sarnia, N7T 7W8. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

A tree will be planted in memory of Earl Forrest in the McKenzie & Blundy Memorial Forest. Dedication service Sunday, September 20th, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wawanosh Wetlands Conservation Area.

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JAY: Allan of Sarnia

JAY, Allan Ronald – At Bluewater Health on Friday, April 24, 2015 at the age of 68. Loving father of Ronald Jay, Chatham. Grandfather of Samantha Kameka. Son of Frances & the late Ross Jay, Sarnia. Brother of Mary Lou (Roland) Lapratte, Kathy (Roger) Hay and Debra (Rick) Gruntz all of Sarnia. Fondly remembered by his great aunt Dorothy Giffen, nieces and nephews Craig and LeeAnne LaPratte and family, Dean and Deanna Simmons and family, Chris Gruntz, Tracey Gruntz and family, Ryan and Stephanie Gruntz and family and Rebecca and Jessica Hay. Allan was a dedicated grounds keeper and maintainer of the curling rink at the Sarnia Golf and Curling Club for 43 years. Cremation has taken place. Private family arrangements entrusted to the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 519-344-3131. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or charity of choice. Messages of condolence & memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com.

A tree will be planted in memory of Allan Jay in the McKenzie & Blundy Memorial Forest. Dedication service Sunday, September 20th, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wawanosh Wetlands Conservation Area.

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SCOTT: Glenn of Sarnia

SCOTT, Glenn Roy – Peacefully surrounded by his family at Bluewater Health Palliative Care on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at the age of 90. Beloved husband of Marie for 62 years. Dear father of Ann Scott, Hamilton, David (Joanne) Scott, Bonnyville, Alberta, Paul (Cyndy) Scott, Edson, Alberta, Peter (Carol) Scott, Grand Bend and Sue Scott, Edmonton. Loving grandpa to Kate & Sam Layard, Jason Scott, Alex and Emily Scott. Brother of Don (Marilyn) Scott, Wyoming. Predeceased by parents Roy & Gladys Scott and by a sister Shirley (Al) Barry, Haileybury. Glenn served with the R.C.A.F. during W.W. II and retired from Sarnia Hydro after 42 years of service. Visitation at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 Christina St. N., Sarnia, on Friday, April 24, 2015 from 12:45 – 1:45. The funeral service will be held immediately following in the McKenzie & Blundy Chapel at 2 p.m. Cremation to follow. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to Huron House Boys Home, P.O. Box 260, Bright’s Grove, N0N 1C0. (cheques only at the funeral home please). Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

A tree will be planted in memory of Glenn Scott in the McKenzie & Blundy Memorial Forest. Dedication service Sunday, September 20th, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wawanosh Wetlands Conservation Area.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.mckenzieblundy.com.

LANDON-ROY: Dolores of Sarnia

Landon-RoyLANDON-ROY, Dolores – Surrounded by her family at Marshall Gowland Manor, Dolores Landon-Roy died on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at the age 98. Beloved wife of the late Cecil Landon (1975) and the late Norman Roy. Loving mother of Dennis Landon & his wife Evelyn and Gerald Landon & his wife Kathrine, both of Sarnia. Cherished grandmother of Tina, Tammy, Todd (Robin), Michael, David, Jeremy, Cori and Jason. Great-grandmother of 13 and great-great-grandmother of 3. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents and siblings. Dolores was a very loving mother, her passion was her family and she put them above anything else. She loved family gatherings and playing cards with her friends. Dolores enjoyed her work in retail where she had the opportunity to interact with many people. Visitation at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 Christina St. N., Sarnia, on Wednesday, April 22nd from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. A Celebration of Life will be held immediately following visitation, in the McKenzie & Blundy Chapel at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Mercy Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to a charity of choice. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

A tree will be planted in memory of Dolores Landon-Roy in the McKenzie & Blundy Memorial Forest. Dedication service Sunday, September 20th, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wawanosh Wetlands Conservation Area.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.mckenzieblundy.com.