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06 2015 July

Harris, Douglas ‘Doug’ (Age 82, Meneset)

Douglas ‘Doug’ HARRIS of Meneset, peacefully at Alexandra Marine & General Hospital, Goderich on Friday in his 83rd year. Husband of Uretta ‘Rieta’ Harris. Father of Jane and George Hoy of Dungannon, Patricia and Rob Seeley of Ferney, B.C., and Glen and Valerie Harris of Spencerville. Remembered by 8 grand- and 10 great-grandchildren. Survived by his sister Donna Burden and sister-in-law Ruth Harris. Missed by many nieces, nephews, neighbours and friends.
Visitation is at the Falconer Funeral Home, Bluewater Chapel, Goderich on Wednesday from 7 to 9 PM, where a celebration of life service is held on Thursday at 11 AM.

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06 2015 July

Semple, Beryl (Age 75, frmly Atwood)

Beryl SEMPLE (nee McFarlane) of Listowel, formerly of Route 1 Atwood, at her residence on Sunday in her 76th year. Wife of John Semple. Mother of Karyn and husband Brad French, and Brad Semple. Missed by her grandchildren Emma and Josh French; nephew Greg and Shannon Byermann and their children Courtney and John. Predeceased by her parents Ken and Ialeen McFarlane and her sister Doreen and husband Melvin ‘Bob’ Byermann.
Visitation is at the Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Listowel on Wednesday at 11 AM.

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06 2015 July

Pridham, Margaret ‘Marg’ (Age 92, n/a)

Margaret ‘Marg’ PRIDHAM at Palmerston Hospital on Sunday in her 93rd year. Wife of the late Earl Pridham and the late John Harrow. Mother of Jim and Doris Harrow of Milverton, and Dave and Linda Harrow and Don and Joan Harrow, all of Palmerston. Remembered by her sister Maxine Scholl of Atwood, sister-in-law Doris Gordon of Lambeth, and by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Visitation is at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston this evening [Monday] from 7 until 9, where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 11 AM. Interment in Harriston Cemetery.

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06 2015 July

Cross, Joy (Age 84, frmly West Grey Twp)

Joy CROSS (nee Tripp) of Guelph, formerly of West Grey Township in her 85th year. Wife of the late Ron Cross. Loved mother of Wendy Cross and husband Don Kamin of Rochester, New York, Sandra Clements and husband Tony of Ayton, Kathleen Cross and partner Betsy Spaulding of B.C., Ronald Cross and wife Karren Collins-Cross of Little Britain. Grandmother of Max Kamin-Cross, Matthew Cross, Hannah Spaulding, Danielle Piechota and Samantha Piechota. Sister of Mary, Jack, Hughie, Billy, and sister-in-law Shirley Holmes.
A memorial service will be held at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Saturday at 1 PM.

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04 2015 July

Murray, Madeline (Age 87, Clinton)

Madeline MURRAY  (nee Sloan) at Huronview in Clinton on Thursday, in her 88th year. Wife of Thomas Murray of Seaforth. Mother of Joanne Charmet and Philippe  of Toronto, Neil and Glenda of Route 5, Seaforth, Cathy Landry and Gerard of Yellowknife, Allan and Mary-Lou of Route 5, Seaforth, Marilyn Wylie and Dave of Kitchener, Mark and Joan of Route 5, Seaforth and Mary Murray and Brian Bertram of Carbon, Alberta. Grandma of 25 and great-grandma of 1.
Visitation at McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth, on Sunday, from 1 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM with Parish Prayers at 6:45 PM. Funeral Mass of Christian Burial at St. James Catholic Church, Seaforth, on Monday, at 11 a.m.

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03 2015 July

Haw, Don (Age 75, n/a)

Don HAW of Bayfield passed away on Tuesday, at age 75. Beloved husband of Marilyn for 53 years. Much loved Dad of daughters Anne Johnston and Brian, and Cathy Wild and Dean Cartwright, and son Bradley Haw. Very special Grandpa of Alysia and Zachary Johnston, and Caitlin and Jacob Wild. Survived by sister Dawna Deller, sister-in-law Audrey Cyr and Max, and brother-in-law Doug Dailey. Predeceased by his grandson Kyle Johnston.
Visitation at Falconer Funeral Home, Bluewater Chapel, Goderich on Sunday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM where the funeral service will be held on Monday, at 2 PM. Interment Bayfield Cemetery.

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03 2015 July

Lamont, Ron (Age 93, Hanover)

Ronald “Ron” LAMONT, of Hanover, at his home on Wednesday. He was 93. Survived by his companion Marjorie Monk of Hanover, daughters Judy and Doug Freiburger of Port Elgin, Joan and Eric Green of Oshawa and Margaret and Michael Gerus of Cozumel, Mexico. Loved papa of 5 grand and 4 great-grandchildren. Missed by Marjorie’s family and sisters-in-law Helen Brown, Phyllis Lamont and Inez Noguchi. Predeceased by his wife Isla,  2 brothers and 2 sisters.
Visitation at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Sunday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM with a Masonic Lodge Memorial Service at 6:45 PM. The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, at 1 PM at Grace United Church, Hanover.

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02 2015 July

Rouselle, Donna (Age 46, Toronto)

Donna ROUSELLE, of Toronto on Sunday. She was 46. Survived by her husband Pat Rouselle, daughter Brigid and mother Agnes Gaffney; brothers Tom Gaffney, Jim Gaffney and Jan, and sisters Joan Wagner and Steve, and Janet Gaffney and Alan Lazarus. Also survived by Pat’s family Sue and Ed Daley, Kathy and Mark Vincent, Karen Rouselle, Dave and Donna Rouselle. Predeceased by her father Harold “Charlie” Gaffney.
Visitation at the Lockhart Funeral Home, Mitchell on Friday, from 2 til 4 and 6 to 8 PM and on Saturday from 10 to 11 AM. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Mitchell on Saturday at 11:30.

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02 2015 July

Fear, Faye (Age 93, Brussels)

Faye FEAR, formerly of Clinton and Belgrave, at Huronlea Home for the Aged, Brussels on Sunday. She was 93. Wife of the late Ted Fear. Mother of Rhonda and Hugh Love of Route 2, Atwood, and Stephan and Kim Fear of Banff, Alberta. Nana of 9 grand and 9 great-grandchildren. Missed by her sister Rita Robinson and special nephew Johnny McDowell. Predeceased by her daughter Wendy Nixon, son Owen Fear, brother Bill and sisters Connie, Kitty, Belle and Pat.
According to Faye’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations to the charity of one’s choice would be appreciated.  Arrangements entrusted to Schimanski Family Funeral Home, Brussels.

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02 2015 July

MacIntosh, Alexander (Age 57, Walkerton)

Alexander “Sandy” MacINTOSH, of Route 2, Walkerton, at Walkerton Hospital on Monday. He was 57. Husband of Joyce. Father of Lisa and Rob Donkin, and Ashley MacIntosh and Aaron Vance both of Hanover. Grandfather of Jakoby, Domenic, Olivia, Summer, Makinlee, Brayden, Aumi  and Storm. Brother of John Lee and Christina, Mary Capstick, Elaine and Sheldon Craig, and brother-in-law of Richie Corbett. Predeceased by his sister Margaret Ann Corbett and his stepfather and parents.
Sandy’s family invites you to celebrate his life at their home, 18 Blue Jay Court, Country Village, Brockton on Friday, from 2 til 4 PM. Arrangements entrusted to Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton.

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