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28 2015 January

Broome, George (Age 84, Seaforth)

George BROOME of Seaforth, peacefully at Seaforth Manor Nursing Home on Tuesday in his 85th year. Beloved husband of Pat. Loving dad of Dan Broome and Anne of London, Kathleen Blackbird and Casey of Scarborough, Herb Broome and Donna of Stayner and father-in-law of Helen Talisman of Michigan. Grandpa of Chris Broome, Phillip Broome, David Talisman, Dalton Talisman, Danny Talisman, Elizabeth Black, Jessica Broome; and great-grandpa of Emily, Christopher, and Emily.
Visitation will be held at the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth on Thursday from 10 AM until time of George’s funeral service at 12-noon.

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28 2015 January

Campbell, James ‘Jim’ (Age 70, Meaford)

James ‘Jim’ CAMPBELL, formerly of Owen Sound, at Meaford Long Term Care Centre, on Monday in his 71st year. Dear father of Sharilyn and Brian Clowes of Mildmay. Loved brother of Don and Marlene Campbell of Inverhuron and Norm Campbell of Route 3, Port Elgin. Sadly missed by his nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Howard and Minnie Campbell and his sister-in-law Jean Campbell.
Visitation will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on February 9th from 12-noon until time of the funeral service at 1 PM. Spring interment, Tiverton Cemetery.

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28 2015 January

Koster, Lambert (Age 65, Harriston)

Lambert KOSTER of Route 4, Harriston, formerly of Route 2, Drayton at Palmerston Hospital on Monday in his 66th year. Dear friend of Marilyn Stemmler. Father of Marlene and Nick Kuepfer of St. Clements and Donna Koster of Waterloo. Grandfather of Norah and Hayes Kuepfer. Son of Margaret Koster. Brother of Diane and Hank Ottens, Ed and Rita Koster, Margaret and Richard Rozendal, Janet Koster, Irene Schmidt and fiancé Brian. Brother-in-law of Coba and Berend Mensinga.
Visitation is at the Drayton Christian Reformed Church on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Friday at 11 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Heritage Funeral Home, Drayton.

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28 2015 January

Litt, Audrey (Age 90, Hanover)

Audrey LITT of Hanover, and formerly of Harriston and Owen Sound at Hanover & District Hospital on Monday in her 91st year. Wife of Hilliard Litt. Mother of Katherine and John Elmhurst of Hanover, Peter and Beppie Litt of Sarnia, Randy Litt of Harriston, Shirley Anne Litt of Harriston, Murray and Barbara Litt of Hanover, and Ronald Litt of Durham. Missed by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Sister of Grace Quickfall of Waterloo, June and Edward May of Kitchener, and Shirley Steumpfle of Cambridge.
A private family service will be held at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Saturday.

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27 2015 January

Schweitzer, Alice (Age 93, Milverton)

Alice SCHWEITZER at Knollcrest Lodge in Milverton on Sunday at age 93. Wife of the late Roy Schweitzer. Mother of Bruce and Elizabeth Schweitzer, Gary and Judy Schweitzer, Brian Schweitzer, Ross Schweitzer, Diane Schweitzer and Beryl Schweitzer. Missed by 11 grand- and 19 great-grandchildren. Survived by sisters Mamie and Hilda. Predeceased by her great-grandson Dean.
In keeping with Alice’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A private family service will take place and interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Milverton at a later date. Donations may be made to the charity one’s choice.
Arrangements entrusted to the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, Milverton.

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27 2015 January

Langridge, Shirley (Age 82, Wingham)

Shirley LANGRIDGE of Wingham at Wingham Hospital on Monday at age 82. The former Shirley Ellis, beloved wife of the late Denis Langridge who predeceased her on January 16, 2014. She is the dear aunt of 3 nieces, 3 nephews, and was loved by her many cousins including her caregiver and support Ann Hogg and her family.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Thursday from 1 PM until time of the funeral service at 3. Reverend Richard D. Hall officiating. Interment in Wingham Cemetery. Donations to Wingham Hospital Foundation or Wingham United Church appreciated.

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26 2015 January

Hansford, Margaret (Age 83, Wroxeter)

Margaret HANSFORD of Wroxeter at Wingham & District Hospital on Sunday at age 83. Dear mother of Chris and Sue Hoskins of Route 2, Wingham, and Jen Hoskins of Wroxeter. Grandmother of Michael Hoskins and Mary Ann Aitchison, Keri and Cameron Hoskins.
Memorial services will be held at the McBurney Funeral Home Chapel, Wingham. Pastor Tim Bjorkman officiating. Memorial donations to Wingham and District Hospital Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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26 2015 January

Loree, Mildred (Age 86, Lucknow)

Mildred LOREE of Lucknow, at Pinecrest Manor on Monday at age 86. Loved wife of Austin. Dear mother of Bob and Debbie of Listowel, Bill and Kimberley of Hanover, Stanley and Pamela of Brampton, Barb and Bruce Willits of Lucknow, and Shirley and Tom Coady of Guelph. Missed by 13 grand- and 6 great-grandchildren. Survived by her siblings Bob Keith, David Keith, and Muriel Sewers.
Visitation will be held at MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be conducted at the First Baptist Church, Listowel on Wednesday at 11 AM. Spring Interment, South Kinloss Cemetery.

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26 2015 January

Sinnamon, Jean (Age 97, frmly Wingham)

Jean SINNAMON of Goderich, formerly of Wingham, at Huronview on Sunday in her 98th year. Wife of the late William Sinnamon. Dear mother of Doug and Sharon of Bayfield and Jeanie Sinnamon and Mike Brehm of Mitchell. Loving grandmother of Bill and Amber Sinnamon, Lori and Brent Brooks, Cori and Paul Hoggart, Rose Noble and Chris Muchado, and Cindy Noble and John Schinbein. Also survived by 13 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her son Bill and sister Evelyn Dunsford.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Wednesday from 1 PM until time of the funeral service at 3.

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26 2015 January

Snider, Richard ‘Rich’ (Age 63, Harriston)

Richard ‘Rich’ SNIDER of Harriston on Friday in his 64th year. Husband of Cathy Snider. Father of Chad Snider of Toronto, Mitch Snider of Kitchener, and Kirby and Chad Fischer of Listowel. Grandfather of Mya Catherine Fischer. Brother to Rob and Glenna Snider of Port Elgin, and Ruth Anne and Bill Ellis of Stratford. Predeceased by his sister Dianne Snider and parents Beryl and Murray Snider.
Visitation is at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be held from Knox-Calvin Presbyterian Church, Harriston on Wednesday at 1:30 PM. Interment will be in Harriston Cemetery.

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