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23 2014 July

McArthur, Tim (Age 43, Wingham)

Tim McARTHUR of Route 1, Wingham suddenly in Alberta on July 17th in his 44th year. Tim will be sadly missed by his fiancé Kim Tout, his son Tanner, step-sons Trevor, Chris and Derek Tout, and his parents Garry and Lorna McArthur. Dear brother of Jason and uncle to Summer, Dylan, Trent, and Gabi. Also loved by his many aunts and uncles.
Family and friends may call at the Gorrie Visitation Centre of the Schimanski Family Funeral Home on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be conducted from Gorrie United Church on Friday at 1 PM. Interment in Wroxeter Cemetery.

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23 2014 July

Ross, Bill (Age 80, Brucefield)

Bill ROSS of Brucefield, peacefully at University Hospital in London on Monday in his 81st year. Survived by his partner Barb and their families; and brothers Don Ross, and Bob Faulds and Beryl. Bill will also be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
At Bill’s request, cremation has taken place and a memorial service to celebrate his life will be held at Egmondville United Church, 26 Kippen Road, Egmondville on Thursday at 3 PM. There will be a Masonic service preceding the memorial service at 2:30. Visit Bill’s memorial at: mcglynnfamilyfuneralhome.com
Arrangements entrusted to the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth.

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23 2014 July

Stevenson, Doug (Age 71, Chesley)

Doug STEVENSON, peacefully at his Chesley home, with his wife Betty by his side, on July 17th in his 72nd year. Father of Sandra and Larry Demitroff of Chatsworth, Shelley Stevenson and partner Len of Tiverton, Helen Stevenson of Shallow Lake, Shawn and partner Lee of Desboro. Missed by Betty’s family Ken and Sharon Elphick, Joe Elphick, Ron and Angie Elphick; his mother Jean Quigley, several grand- and great-grandchildren. Predeceased by wife Fay, and daughters Heather and Sheril.
Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life is held at the Chesley Legion on August 2nd from 7 to 11 PM.
Arrangements entrusted to Grey Bruce Cremation and Burial Services, Owen Sound.

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23 2014 July

Hayden, Bev (Age 77, Wingham)

Bev HAYDEN of Wingham at Wingham & District Hospital on Tuesday at age 77. Beloved wife of Ross. Dearly loved mother of Jill and Conan Crimmings, Julie and Andy Reid, all of Wingham and Brad and Dana Hayden of Georgia. Grandmother of Derek and Brooke Marks, Melissa Marks, Joelle, Robyn and Marcus Reid and Laura, Matthew and Sarah Hayden. Great-grandmother of Zackary. Sister of Joann MacDonald of Blyth. Predeceased by her sister Shirley Harvey.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Friday from 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service will be held at the funeral home chapel on Saturday at 1 PM.

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23 2014 July

Rivett, Emma (Age 85, Goderich)

Emma RIVETT of Goderich, peacefully at Maitland Manor on Tuesday in her 86th year. Wife of the late Ivan Rivett. Loving mother of Murray of Winnipeg, Karen Snow and Peter of Wingham, Shelley King and Geoff of Clinton. Grandma of Julie Snow, Matthew Snow and Ashley, Fraser King, Kelsey King and great-grandson Sebastion. Sister of Shirley Dustow and Gerald, Bill Robertson and Leone, and the late George Robertson. Sister-in-law of Bill Rivett and Elaine, Ross Rivett and Gwen.
Visitation is at the McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich on Sunday from 7 until 9 PM, where the Memorial Service is held on Monday at 11 AM.

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22 2014 July

Sharp, William ‘Bill’ (Age 91, Durham)

William ‘Bill’ SHARP, World War 2 veteran, of Durham, suddenly on Monday at age 91. Beloved husband of the late Elsie and loving friend of the late Betty Lawrence. Sadly missed by his care givers Barbara Campbell and Louis Driessen. Survived by his nieces and nephews and their families. Predeceased by his sisters Mary Brigham and Myrtle Tucker.
Friends may call at the Fawcett-McEachern Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, Durham on Wednesday from 7 to 9 PM. Legion members invited to the Memorial service at 6:30. Funeral service will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Durham on Thursday at 11 AM with visitation 1 hour prior.

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22 2014 July

Foran, Art (Age 69, Harriston)

Art FORAN of Harriston, suddenly, on Sunday in his 70th year. Loving husband of Donna-Marie Foran for 38 years. Father of Lisa Owen of Kincardine, Terry Foran and Lisa Warth of Uxbridge, and Kristin Foran of Harriston. Grandfather of ‘P.J.’ and Dylan Owen of Maple Ridge, B.C. Brother-in-law of Murray Walker of Norland. Survived by his nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A private family service will be held on Thursday with interment in Harriston Cemetery.

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22 2014 July

Ternan, Irma (Age 99, frmly Harriston)

Irma TERNAN of Newmarket, formerly of Harriston at home on Monday in her 100th year. Sister of Orval Ternan of Aurora. Aunt of Bill and Margaret Ternan of Edmonton, and Dianne Ternan and husband David Franks of Newmarket. Great-aunt of Laura Ternan, John and Heather Ternan, Joseph Ternan, Jessica Franks, Elizabeth Franks and friend Dan Pasula, and Benjamin Franks and friend Katie Burnham. Predeceased by her sister-in-law Grace Ternan.
Visitation will be held at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Wednesday from 5 until 8 PM. Funeral Service will be held at Harriston United Church on Thursday at 11 AM.

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22 2014 July

Karcher, Shirley (Age 68, Paisley)

Shirley Esther KARCHER, peacefully, at home in Paisley, with family by her side on Monday in her 69th year. Beloved wife of Ed. Loving Mom of Kory and Candice, and Julia and Mike Bonnett. Gramma of Koralee, Tyson, Kolton, and Jessica. Sister of Janette and Ron Gibbons, Louis Thomson and Donna, Bob Thomson and Cheryl, Rose and Pat Heathers, and Ed Thomson. Sister-in-law of Wilma McArthur, Bill and Mairi, Dianne and Ron Gottschalk.
Friends will be received at the T.A. Brown Funeral Home – Paisley Chapel on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service is at the Westminster Presbyterian Church, Paisley on Thursday at 11 AM.

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22 2014 July

Newman, Don (Age 67, Chesley)

Don Russell NEWMAN of Route 4, Chesley, suddenly at home on Sunday in his 68th year. Beloved husband of Elaine. Loving father of Heather and John Edgington of Walkerton and Paul and Catherine of Cambridge. Missed by his grandchildren Jakob, Lucas, A.J., Amanda, and Matthew; siblings Mabel Mercier, Fay Binkley, Bonnie and Frank Mantler, Keith and Wendy, Gerald and Frances, Lloyd and Cathy, Sharon Lett, and Dale. Predeceased by 1 brother, 1 sister and his parents.
Visitation is at the Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where a funeral service is held on Thursday at 11 AM.

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