NORWOOD, Dorothy (nee Zink) (Haines)

Norwood - square“Well you know, I’m damn near 100!”

NORWOOD, Dorothy Jean (nee Zink) (Haines) – It is with sadness but also peace that the family announces the passing of Dorothy at her home. For 99 years she lived life fully with all of its challenges and blessings. Her presence will be greatly missed, but her spirit will guide us always. Dorothy was the wife of the late Harry Haines, mother of Mary Lynne Shannon (Byram), Heather Haines, and Jane Riddell (Robert). She is also survived by her grandchildren Patrick Shannon, Christine Laur, Kim DiCocco, Robert Fisher, Jessica Riddell, Luke Riddell, Charles Riddell, 16 great-grandchildren, her sister Connie Beauchamp as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Dorothy was predeceased by her husband Vincent Norwood and was friend to his children Jim Norwood and Patricia Erickson. Thank you to the CCAC, VON, Hogan’s Pharmacy, Corunna, Dr. Hall & Staff and all the friends and family who helped us care for Mom. Friends will be received at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431. N. Christina St., Sarnia, on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, Corunna on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 11 a.m. Interment Lakeview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, friends who wish may send memorial donations to the VON, 1705 London Line, Sarnia, N7W 1B2, Inn of the Good Shepherd, 115 John St, Sarnia, N7T 2Z1 or charity of choice. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

A tree will be planted in memory of Dorothy Norwood in the McKenzie & Blundy Memorial Forest. Dedication service Sunday, September 18th, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wawanosh Wetlands Conservation Area.

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HARVEY, Kenneth of Marmora ON

Posted by on July 21, 2016

Harvey, KenPeacefully with family by his side at The Bridge Hospice in Warkworth on Tuesday July 19th 2016, Kenneth Paul Harvey of Marmora passed away in his 72nd year. Predeceased by his mother Aurilia “Goldie” Harvey (nee Piros). Loved and survived by wife Deanne. Loved by his children Jason (Erica Wodka), and Amber (Kyle Bateman). Also survived by his brother Don (Marg). He will be dearly missed and forever in our thoughts.
Relatives and friends will be received at the Van Heck Funeral Home, 3232 River St, Alvinston on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm where the funeral service will be held on Saturday July 23 at 11am. Interment to follow at the Alvinston Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to The Bridge Hospice in Warkworth.

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Tremmel: Josef of Strathroy, Ontario

Posted by on July 21, 2016

10416607_10152209973113099_971982606833453659_nPeacefully, in his sleep, at Strathmere Lodge, Strathroy on Wednesday, July 20th, 2016.  Josef Tremmel of Strathroy in his 97th year.

Beloved husband of the late Anna Tremmel (Szekeres), 2015.

Cherished father of Anna (the Late Joe) Steiner and Teresa (Gerry) Dubrick. Loving grandfather of Joanne (Paul) Tremblay, Sandy (Laurie) Middleton, Christine Wagner and Allison Wagner. Great grandfather to Julien, Holly and Violet.

Joe will be lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews in Hungary. Friends and family will be received at All Saints Roman Catholic Church, Strathroy on

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 from 10 am until the time of the Funeral Mass at 11am.

Private interment to follow in All Saints Cemetery, Strathroy. In lieu of flowers, donations in Joe’s memory may be made to a charity of your choice.  Share a memory at www.denning.ca  (519 245-1023).  Arrangements entrusted to Denning’s of Strathroy.

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MURDOCH: John F. of London

Posted by on July 21, 2016

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John F. Murdoch of London, in his 90th year, peacefully passed surrounded by family on Thursday July 14, 2016, at Chelsey Park Long Term Care. Beloved husband of the late Norma (Beck) Murdoch (2015). Loving father of Norma Lynn Murdoch of London and Dell Walker and her husband Wayne of Port Franks. Loved by his grandson Michael and granddaughter Michelle Walker (fiancé Brendon Van Osch). Cherished by brother Fergus Murdoch and sister Jean Banning. Also missed by his sisters-in-law Connie (husband Guy) Chalk and Adeline Beck. Predeceased by his brother Charles “Bill” Murdoch and brothers-in-law Norman Banning and James Beck. Survived by many nieces and nephews.  Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received by the family at A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London, on Saturday, July 23, 2016 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. He was a 77 Master of King Solomon’s Lodge. A Masonic Service under the auspices of King Solomon’s Lodge No. 378 A.F. and A.M. will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday evening at 6:30 pm followed by an RCNA Navel Service at 6:45 pm. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Children’s Health Foundation, 345 Westminster Avenue, London, ON., N6C 4V3. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at

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McGARRY, David of Sarnia

McGarry-webMcGARRY, DAVID – At St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia on Tuesday, June 21, 2016, David George McGarry, age 75 of Sarnia passed away. He was the beloved husband of Kilby May (Crowder) McGarry and dear brother of Brian McGarry and Mary Ellen Schwerdfeger (Barry). He is also survived by his brother in law Richard Crowder. He was loved and will be missed by his many nieces, nephews and friends. David was born October 31st, 1940 to the late Lyla (Cross) and William McGarry in Wakefield, Quebec. David worked for Ontario Hydro in the Ottawa area, then Sarnia.  Along with partners he started and ran Elecsar Engineering in Sarnia and Toronto until his retirement in 2012. The business was also a past recipient of the Chamber of Commerce’s Outstanding Business Achievement Award. He was a member and Past-President of the Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce as well as a member of the Provincial Executive. He was a retired Electrical Engineering Technologist and a longtime Sarnia resident. David and Kilby enjoyed trips on the Great Lakes and summers living aboard their trawler. Sympathy expressed through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, St. Joseph’s Hospice or charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. A celebration of David’s life will be held at Pinecrest Cemetery and Reception Centre (2500 Baseline Road, Ottawa) on Saturday, August 20th between the hours of 2:00 to 4:00 pm. Words of remembrance will be shared at 3:00 pm. Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

“The family extends special thanks to the staff at Bluewater Health, particularly the Emergency and the Palliative Care Units and St. Joseph’s Hospice.”

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ROGERS: Brenda R. of Watford

Posted by on July 19, 2016

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It is with great sadness the family of Brenda Ruth Rogers (nee Shilson) announce her sudden passing on Saturday, July 16th. Cherished partner of John Rogers, her love, friend and companion of 48 years in their travels through this life.  Loved and to be dearly missed by her son Quentin (Jocelyn) of London and their children Xavier, Arwen and Jace and her son Kendall (Jodena) of Calgary and their children Sophia and Emmett.  Brenda’s love and caring will be missed by her mother Marie Shilson and her brother David (Sharon) and their family. She was predeceased by her father Morley and brother Bradford.  Beloved sister-in -law to Patty and Roy Leggat and Owen and Lynda Rogers and their families.  After her family, Brenda loved her many flower gardens, her opportunity to travel and to be delighted in the many wonders of this world we shared. She was especially proud of being a pilgrim on the Road to Santiago.  Friends will be received at DENNING’S OF WATFORD 519-876-2218 on Thursday, July 21st from 1:00 pm until the time of the funeral service at 2:00 pm.  As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the St. John’s the Evangelist Anglican Church – Saturday Night Meal Program.  Online condolences accepted at www.denning.ca.

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McALPINE, Michael

McAlpine, MikeMcALPINE, Michael “Mike” – At Vision Nursing Home on Sunday, July 17, 2016 Mike McAlpine died at the age of 83. Loving partner of Devra Sullivan. Loving father of Gary & Sue McAlpine, Ric McAlpine, Kelly McAlpine & Gee Bramwell, Susan & Joe Emilio. Cherished grandfather of 9 and great-great-grandfather of 8. Also survived by his siblings Gerald (Sharon) McAlpine, Carmelle Kelley (Arn), Sharen McAlpine (Brian Hall) and brother-in-law Ted Waluchow. Also survived by the mother of his children, Lilly McAlpine. Predeceased by parents Wilfred & Gertrude McAlpine, sister Stella Waluchow, 1st father & mother-in-law Ernest & Alice Praill, daughter-in-law Brenda (Mooney) McAlpine, 2nd wife Katie. Mike was a local property developer for over 50 years. He enjoyed golfing, playing cards and dancing. Mike had a passion for riding his Honda and spent many hours and hundreds of miles on the road. Cremation has taken place with a private interment at Our Lady of Mercy Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to the Charity of your choice. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

A tree will be planted in memory of Mike McAlpine in the McKenzie & Blundy Memorial Forest. Dedication service Sunday, September 18th, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wawanosh Wetlands Conservation Area.

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BUGBY: Joan M. of Mt. Brydges

Posted by on July 19, 2016

On Monday July 18, 2016, following a long, courageous battle with cancer, Joan Marilyn Bugby (née Foster) of Mount Brydges passed away at the age of 82.  Loving wife of the late Ernest Bugby.  Cherished mother and best friend of Terry Riddell and Kim Bugby.  Much loved mother in law of Brent Davis.  She will be sadly missed and forever remembered by her adoring grandsons, Mitchell and Matthew Maltar and Connor and Samuel Davis, who were the love of her life.  Dear sister of Dolores Whitehead.  As per Joan’s wishes cremation has taken place.  A Celebration of Life will take place on Friday July 22, 2016 from 7 to 9 pm at her daughter Kim’s home where she spent her last few weeks surrounded by her loving family (113 Front Street West, Strathroy).  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian National Autism Foundation.  Online condolences accepted at www.denning.ca

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FERMIN, Carlos Beltran

Fermin, CarlosFERMIN, Carlos – On Sunday, July 17, 2016 in the presence of his loving wife Ilona and cherished daughter Isabella, Carlos Beltran Fermin (1959 – 2016) ended his earthly journey. Cherished son of the late Maria & Luis Fermin.  Predeceased by father-in-law Dr. Anthony Snopek. Carlos is survived by mother-in-law Marie Snopek, sister Rosa Carolina, Sarnia, step-brother Franco (Rita), Negrini, Italy, niece Cristina (Rudi), nephew Fabrizio (Ilenia), and great-nephew Mattia of Verona, Italy.   A longtime member of the Lambton College “youth employment team” Carlos freely shared his technical expertise, most recently in a reciprocal arrangement with medical personnel who have supported him over the years. While they administered treatments, he advised them of the intricacies of digital streaming! Friends will be received at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431. N. Christina St., Sarnia on Thursday, July 21, 2016 from 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Fr. Stephen Marsh at St. Benedict’s Church on Friday, July 22 at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Our Lady of Mercy Cemetery. A special thank you to Dr. Yoshida and his Oncology Team and as well as Dr. A. Crombeen and nurses Laura Hunt, Mary Chad and Mandy Smith who provided first rate, personalized care to Carlos throughout and to the final days of his illness.  As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to VHA Home Health Care, 30 Soudan Ave., Suite 600 Toronto M4S 1V6 or Canadian Cancer Society, 556 N. Christina St., Sarnia N7T 5W6.Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

A tree will be planted in memory of Carlos Fermin in the McKenzie & Blundy Memorial Forest. Dedication service Sunday, September 18th, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wawanosh Wetlands Conservation Area.

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BRYCE: Murray F. of Watford

Posted by on July 18, 2016

2016_07_18_16_01_01Peacefully at Bluewater Health Hospital in Sarnia on Monday, July 18, 2016 Murray Bryce of Watford passed away at the age of 82.  Loving husband of Marg Bryce (nee Vandeschoot) for 53 years.  Beloved father of Janet Brown (nee Bryce).  Devoted grandfather of David and Bridget Brown.  Dear brother of Audrey Green.  Predeceased by his parents Franklyn and Dorothy Bryce.  Friends will be received at DENNING’S OF WATFORD 519-876-2218 on Thursday, July 21st from 6-9 pm where  a Funeral Service will be held on Friday, July 22nd at 1:00 pm with Reverend Carey Wagner officiating.  Interment to follow in Watford Cemetery.  As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to a charity of your choice.  Online condolences accepted at www.denning.ca

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WRIGHT; Leslie, formerly of Camlachie

Posted by on July 18, 2016

WrightLeslie1On Monday, July 18, 2016, at North Lambton Lodge in Forest, Leslie James Wright passed away in his 93rd year.  Beloved husband of the late Viola.  Survived by his step-sons Rick (Penny) Witcher, and Terry (Bobi) Witcher, his daughter-in-law Sherry Howe, 8 grandchildren, and 5 great-grandchildren.  He will be dearly missed by his loving friend, Dorothy Perkins.  Also, he will be missed by his nieces and nephews Jim, Patsy, Donna, Vern, and Muriel and their families.  Predeceased by his step-sons, Peter and Craig, his brother Wallace and his sister Mildred.  Visitors will be received at 10:00am on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at the Wyoming Chapel, 650 Broadway St. Wyoming, where a funeral service will be held at 11:00am.  Interment in Wyoming Cemetery.  As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the North Lambton Lodge Auxiliary.  Memories, pictures and condolences may be shared on-line at www.needhamjay.com

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MARTENS, Martinus “Martin” Franciscus of Grand Bend, age 89

Posted by on July 18, 2016

MARTENS, Martin  (20) - croppedMARTENS: Peacefully, on Sunday, July 10, 2016, Martin Franciscus Martens of Grand Bend, age 89. Beloved husband of the late Magdalena (Kester) Martens (1970) and Anastasia (Denomme) (Hoffman) Martens (2015). Loved father and father-in-law of Henry and Brenda Martens, Mathilda and Steve Flear, Tina and Tim Doherty, Marj and Kevin MacGregor, Jeff Martens and Karen Ehgoetz, Tim and Annette Martens, Andrew (2016) and Linda Martens and Liz and Paul Clark. Loving grandpa of his many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and their families. Martin will be fondly remembered by Lil’s family, Helen Garton (Sharon Willey & Perry Garton), Butch  Hoffman (Sharon), Gayle Hoffman (Donald), Leroy and Wilma Hoffman, Richard and Tracy Hoffman, Wayne and Rose Hoffman, Dave Peat (Carol) and (Jerry Hoffman). Predeceased by his parents Henricus and Martina (Raaymakers) Martens. Dear brother and brother-in-law of (Johan and Miet Martens), (Marinus and Truus Martens), (Zuster Evarista Martens), (Wim Martens), (Jan Martens), Sien and Tom Smits, Tony Martens (Martha), Marius and Ria Martens, (Marietje and Jan Guns), Anne Martens (Arnold), Annie van der Knaap (Jan Kester), Mary Kester (Ad), (Tillie and Jerry VanLeeuwen), Leo and Ina Kester, Joop and Ria Kester, Kees and Tineke Kester, Nico and Corrie Kester, Nettie Kester (Tom), Thea and Peter van der Drift, Ad and Adrienne Kester, and Gerard and Inge Kester. Martin will be  remembered by his many nieces, nephews and their families. Resting at T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood with visitation  Monday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Grand Bend, on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at 11 am. Private family Interment at St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church Cemetery, St. Joseph, Ontario. If desired, memorial donations to Canadian Mental Health Association, Children’s Wish Foundation or a charity of your choice. Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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MANSFIELD: Gwen Doreen, of London, Ontario

Posted by on July 16, 2016

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Passed away at London Health Sciences Centre on Friday, July 15, 2016, with her family by her side.  Beloved mother of Brenda Mansfield-Brooks (Ted), and Greg Mansfield.  Special Grandma of Jordyn Brooks.  Survived by her brother Don Newman (Linda), Marjorie Orbell (Eric), and Joan Alexander (Don).  Predeceased by her sister Barbara Leggate.  Lovingly remembered by Brittany DeCaire.  Visitation will take place at DENNING’S OF WATFORD, 232 Warwick Street, Watford, on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm.  A family celebration will follow immediately afterward in the chapel.  Interment to follow at Wyoming Cemetery.  For those who wish, in memoriam donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences may be left at www.denning.ca

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Radanovich-Kudman, Lisa of Sarnia

Radanovich-webRADANOVICH-KUDMAN, Lisa Diane July 13, 1965 – July 8, 2016 – It is with great sadness we announce the death of Lisa.  She fought a tough battle this past year and was so grateful and excited to receive the gift of organ donation. A new liver was transplanted in February past. Unfortunately it wasn’t meant to be, and infection overwhelmed her body.  She was predeceased by her husband Scott Kudman (2015), mother Sharon Titian (2012), father Peter Radanovich (2012), her special uncle Terry Titian (2010) and much loved cousin Chad Titian (2010).  Lisa will be remembered as a fun loving, big hearted, never boring beauty.  She was an excellent cook, always watching The Food Network.  She was happiest with friends and family around her huge bonfire, “howling at the moon”, dancing under the stars.  Special thanks to Doctor William O’Mahony, Dr. Cornilla, London’s University Hospital Transplant Team and ICU specialist.  Loved and never forgotten by her brother Peter, step children Cassie Bates (Chris McIntosh)their daughters Charlyse and Chaeli, Kyle Kudman (Jamie Beauchamp and their daughter Claire)  and Sean Kudman as well as the Titian, Bezo and McLean families and her many friends in the Corunna and Welland area.  Cremation has taken place.  A Celebration of Lisa’s Life will be held at the SARNIA RIDING CLUB, 980 Riding Club Lane, on Monday, July 18th at 2:00 pm. Arrangements are entrusted to the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre.

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Lloyd: Theresa of Sarnia

5787c16f842a7LLOYD, THERESA – At Trillium Villa Nursing Home on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, Theresa Letitia (Mooney) Lloyd passed away at 100 years of age. She was the loving wife of the late Elton (Bill) Lloyd. She was predeceased by her parents Joseph and Henrietta Mooney, sisters Ruth Dickson (Bob), Annetta (Paul) Thibault, brothers Walter (Minnie), Albert (Pearl), James, Floyd (Margaret) and Arthur (Opal) . Will be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews and friends. Theresa was born in Saskatchewan and was a longtime Sarnia resident. She had retired from CIBC after 27 years of service and was a longtime member of St. Georges Anglican Church (All Saints). Funeral services will be held at the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (102 N. Victoria St., Sarnia) on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at 12 o’clock noon with family and friends being received at the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Interment will follow at Lakeview Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made  to a Charity of Choice. Arrangements are entrusted to the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre. Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

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STOSKOPF: Dr. Neal C. of Forest, Ontario

Posted by on July 13, 2016

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Died at St. Joseph’s Hospice in Sarnia, on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, following a long illness.  Survived by his wife Nora, and his daughter Joanne (Neil MacOdrum) and son Michael and grandson Carter.   Graduate and longtime professor of the Ontario Agricultural College.  Honorary President of several graduating years’ classes.  Alumnus of Honor.  Elder at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church in Guelph.  Dr. Stoskopf did much of his work overseas and in particular with the government of China.  A Memorial Service will take place at St. James Presbyterian Church on Monday afternoon, July 18, 2016, at 2:30 pm.  Reception to follow at St. James Presbyterian Church.  For those who wish, in memoriam donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice of Sarnia or to St. James Presbyterian Church would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences may be left at www.denning.ca  Funeral arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF FOREST.

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WIJNBERGER, Jan

Wijnbergen, Jan squareWIJNBERGEN, Jan – It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of Jan Wijnberger. Jan died peacefully, with his wife by his side at Bluewater Health, on Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at the age of 84. Beloved husband of Henny Wijnbergen-Both. Loving father of Lambert & his wife Maryke, Johan Lodewijk and Jan Everhard, all of Apeldoorn, Holland. Cherished grandfather and great-grandfather. Also survived by many brothers and sisters, cousins, neices and nephews in Holland. He will also be sorely missed by his new family in Canada; Robert, Belinda, Adam, Therese, Melissa and Arleigh. Jan was a truck driver, a mechanic by trade and owned a service station during his younger years. He also served as a police officer with the International Police Association in Apeldoorn, Holland for 25 years. After retirement in 2003, Jan moved to Canada and married Henny, his childhood sweetheart. He loved to travel and enjoyed building and fixing things. Always there to lend a hand, Jan was well liked by all his friends and neighbours. The family wish to express a heartful thank you to Dr. Chris Greensmith and the compassionate nurses at Palliative Care, Bluewater Health. Visitation at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 Christina St. N., Sarnia, on Friday, July 15, 2016 from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. A time of sharing will be held immediately following visitation in the McKenzie & Blundy Chapel at 3:00 p.m. Cremation will follow. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to Bluewater Health Foundation, Palliative Care, 89 Norman St. Sarnia, N7T 6S3. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

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KETTLE: William (Bill) Henry of Forest, Ontario

Posted by on July 13, 2016

IMGIt is with immense sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of William (Bill) Henry Kettle, age 69, of Forest, on Tuesday, July 12, 2016.  Loving partner and best friend of Katherine Caraher, cherished father of Chris Kettle and Jennifer Kettle, and stepfather of Jessica Simms.  Brother of Mary Kay Ryan and Linda Saunders.  Predeceased by his brother Robert.  Grandfather of Sean, Amanda and Mia.  Survived by several nieces and nephews.  Never forgotten by his fur baby Pookie who was by his side until the end.  Bill was well known in Forest as owner of  William Kettle antiques for more than 30 years, he was highly respected and will be greatly missed by the antiques community in southwestern Ontario.  Cremation has taken place.  Visitation will take place at DENNING’S OF FOREST, 9 James Street South, Forest, on Monday, July 18, 2016 from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm.  Bill was a great animal lover and would appreciate any donations to be made to the Sarnia District Humane Society.  Online condolences may be made to www.denning.ca

 

 

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FALLOWFIELD: Brad of Watford and formerly of Belmont and Woodstock, Ontario

Posted by on July 13, 2016

brad picAt home, on Tuesday, July 12th, 2016. Brad Fallowfield of Watford and formerly of Belmont and Woodstock at the age of 65. Predeceased by his parents Don and Marie and survived by his step mother Doris Fallowfield of Woodstock.

Brad will be dearly missed by his daughter Tracy (Paul) Shanahan and their children, Chloe and Camryn and his extended family; Stephanie (Darryl) Boyes and their son Thomas and Justin (Stacey) Howlett and their daughter Rylee.

Survived by siblings Terry Fallowfield, Jackie Dukes, Sandra Crozier, Roger Brewer, Debbie Brewer and Carl Brewer.

Brad has left a rich legacy and many memories for the ones who loved him. He was a longtime volunteer fireman in Belmont, a hang glider, a grape grower outside of St. Thomas and a man who loved to help his friends and family build and fix anything.

Visitation will be held at DENNING’S OF WATFORD, 232 Warwick St. on Friday, July 15th, 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm where a service will be held on Saturday at 2 pm. Watford Legion, Branch 172 will conduct a memorial service as part of Brad’s celebration on Saturday at 2 pm.

As a final act of remembrance for Brad, do him a favour, take your grandchildren out for dinner or do something kind for the people you love.

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HOUBEN: Elizabeth Diane (Campbell) of Kerwood

Posted by on July 12, 2016

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At home, surrounded by her loving family on Monday, July 11, 2016, Elizabeth “Beth” Houben nee Campbell in her 53rd year.  Beth is survived by her loving husband Bernie and she will also be greatly missed by their daughters Nicole Houben (David Goodman) and Miranda (Ricardo) Pato.  Beth is pre-deceased by her parents Robert and Jean Campbell.  She will be remembered by her siblings Dean (Frankie) Campbell, Lynn (Bob) Galajda, Brian (Janet) Campbell & Brenda (Gary) Kettlewell and also by several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held at DENNING’S OF STRATHROY on Thursday, July 14, 2016 from
2-4 & 7-9 pm where the funeral service will be held on Friday, July 15 at 11:00am.  Memorial donations may be made to Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation or Braz for the Cause.

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DIBBLEE, Hilda “Eileen” (nee Middleton)

Dibblee2DIBBLEE, Hilda “Eileen” – At Sumac Lodge, Sarnia, Eileen Dibblee died peacefully on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late Donald . Loving mother of late Linda Astolfi & her husband Leo, Sarnia and Diane Bilger & her partner Doug Evans, Sarnia. Cherished grandmother of Andria McGregor & her husband Bill, Barrie, Dean Astolfi & his wife Shelly Sinclair, London and Lisa Bilger (Mark Jerome), Sarnia. Special great-grandmother of Kierra, Kaitlynn, Isabella, Evangelina and Lilianna. Also survived by her extended family Tara Huggins, Amy Churchman and her nieces Jean Bell and Janet Middleton and nephews Paul Amos, Stephen Middleton and Hazen Middleton. Predeceased by her parents, sisters Helen Amos and Bernice Middleton and brother Vernon Middleton. Eileen was a teacher at the New Hope School in Sarnia for many years. She was an avid member of the Strangeway Centre. Eileen was a very active person who loved walking, gardening and playing cards. Visitation will be held at the McKenzie & Blundy Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 431 N. Christina St., Sarnia, on Monday, July 11, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. A cemetery remembrance service will be held immediately follow visitation on Monday at 1:00 p.m. at Resurrection Cemetery, Sarnia. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer society, 556 N. Christina St., Sarnia, N7T 5W6 or the Alzheimer’s Society of Sarnia Lambton, 420 East St., N., Suite 8, Sarnia, ON N7T 6Y5. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

A tree will be planted in memory of Eileen Dibblee in the McKenzie & Blundy Memorial Forest. Dedication service Sunday, September 18th, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wawanosh Wetlands Conservation Area.

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AGUIAR, Noé

Aguiar front cardAGUIAR, Noé – Surrounded by his family at Marshall Gowland Manor, on Friday, July 8, 2016, Noé Aguiar died at the age of 80. Beloved husband of Maria Aguiar. Loving father of Rosa Lombardi & her husband Robert, Toronto, Natalia Aguiar & her partner Glen Berg, Toronto, Lino Aguiar & his wife Julie, Sarnia and Terry Aguiar & his wife Keri, Toronto. Cherished vavó of Grace, Benjamin, Joshua and Madelyn. Dear brother of Manuel, Conceicao, Elmira, Aldora, Joao Luis and Maria Inês. Noé will be lovingly missed by many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, cousins, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Maria & Manuel Aguiar, brothers Jose, Antonio and Eduardo. Noé’s passion was his family and his faith. He loved spending time with family and friends, always eager to lend a helping hand. He was a long time member of local 1089, retiring after many years of service. Noé enjoyed working in his garden. He was a great story teller, always reminiscing about his childhood and his homeland of Portugal. The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff of Marshall Gowland Manor for their compassionate care of Noé. Visitation will be held 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 Christina St. N., Sarnia. Prayers will be offered at 8:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Fr. Steve Marsh at Our Lady of Mercy Roman Catholic Church on Wednesday, July 13th at 10:30 a.m. Interment Our Lady of Mercy Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy friends who wish may send memorial donations to The Alzheimer’s Society of Sarnia-Lambton, 420 East St., Sarnia, N7T 6Y4. (cheques only at the funeral home) Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

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FIELD: Mrs. Jean (nee McNames), formerly of St. Thomas, Ontario.

Posted by on July 8, 2016

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FIELD, Mrs. Jean (nee McNames), formerly of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully at the Albany Retirement Village, Petrolia on Thursday, July 7, 2016, in her 101st year.  Beloved wife for 62 years to the late Frank R. Field (Feb. 10, 2013).  Dearly loved mother of Louise Koenitzer and her husband Bernie of Sarnia, and cherished grandmother of Ian Koenitzer and his wife Kimberly of St. Thomas.  Also fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews.  The last surviving member of her own immediate family, Jean was predeceased by two sisters, Dorothy McNames and Ruth Zimmerman, and four brothers, Alex, Gordon, Harold, and Howard McNames.  Born in St. Thomas, ON, July 14, 1915, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Beatrice (nee McGugan) McNames.  Jean was a former cafeteria worker at Ford Motor Company of Canada’s St. Thomas Assembly Plant.  During the Second World War, she served with the Royal Canadian Navy (Wrens).  In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no public visitation or funeral service.  A private graveside service will be held at Elmdale Memorial Park, St. Thomas.  If so desired, memorial donations to the charity of one’s choice will be appreciated.   Arrangements entrusted to the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160).

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Forand, Claudette Mary of Sarnia

 

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Peacefully at Bluewater Health on Thursday July 7, 2016 CLAUDETTE FORAND age 62 Sarnia.  Loving mother of Nancy Roy and her companion Tim and cherished grandmother to Cody, Shy-Ann, Jacey and Keyan.   She will be missed by her companion Dave O., 3 sisters, 2 brother and her dear friend Rick.  Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Claudette’s life will be held at the D. J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTRE on Tuesday July 12th at 3:00 p.m. with visitation from 1:00 p.m. until time of service.  Sympathy may expressed through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society.

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LABADIE: Kathleen a resident of Petrolia

Posted by on July 7, 2016

Labadie: Kathleen (Read), a resident of Petrolia, passed away peacefully at the Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital Of Bluewater Health, Petrolia on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at the age of 68. Born in London, daughter of the late Alvin and Edith (Wise) Read.  Beloved wife of the late Norman Labadie (2011). Kathleen is survived by her sons Alvin Labadie, Allan Labadie (Nichole); daughters Belinda DeKort (Gerry), Rosemary Labadie; brothers Rob Read (Gerri), Ken Read (Dutch), Carl Read; and several nieces and nephews. At Kathleen’s request a Private Family Service will be held. Interment Mayhew-Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Thamesville. If desired donations to the Thamesville United Church or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Badder Funeral Homes, Thamesville.

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