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06 2015 March

Subject, Calvin (Age 48, Monkton)

Calvin SUBJECT of Monkton on Wednesday in his 49th year. Father of Daniel and Kelsey. Brother of Joanne Broughton, Kim and Steve Smith, and Steven and Christina. Brother-in-law of Chantell and Mark Carreiro. Son-in-law of Myrna and Fred Lacroix. Special friend of Shelly Lockie and her children Amber and Jordan.
Predeceased by his wife Sandee, his father George, mother Helen and brother-in-law Bob Broughton.
Visitation is at Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood on Saturday from 1 till 4 and 6 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be held at the Elma Memorial Community Centre, Atwood on Sunday at 3 PM.

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06 2015 March

Letson, Jean (Age 79, Elmira)

Jean Elizabeth LETSON of Elmira, formerly of West Montrose at St. Mary’s Hospital on Wednesday at age 79. Dear wife of the late Alvin Letson. Loving mother of Rosanne Mercer, Charlotte and Keith Brohman and Warren Letson. Also lovingly remembered by her grandsons Alexander and Andrew Mercer; Cory, Chad and Kyle Brohman and great-grandsons Liam Holst, and Donnie Mercer. Sister of Delores Heimpel. Predeceased by her brother Ron Ober and sister Violet Walls.
Cremation has taken place.
There will be a celebration of Jean’s life at the Elmira Legion, 11 First Street East, on Monday from 3 until 7 PM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira.

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06 2015 March

Taylor, Ralph (Age 78, n/a)

Ralph Edward TAYLOR, peacefully on Tuesday at Groves Memorial Hospital, Fergus in his 79th year. Remembered by his children Gary and Wanda, Kevin and Barb, Kathy and Chris, and Jamie and Barb. Grandfather to Dana and Jason, Corey and Steph, T.J. and Alexa, Mitchell and Kayla, Dylan, Macensi, Mikayla, Alex, Kate and Megen and great-grandchildren Jacob and Kyle. Brother of Alice and Bill Rowley, and Joanne and Barry Everson. Predeceased by his wife Wanda Mae.
Visitation will be held at the Graham Giddy Funeral Home, Fergus on Sunday from 4 PM until time of the funeral service in the chapel at 7.

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05 2015 March

Wynja, Frances (Age 60, Seaforth)

Frances WYNJA of Route 4, Seaforth at home on Wednesday at age 60. Wife of Allen. Mom of Lisa and Paul Vandendool, Steven and Allison, Brian and Karen, Sharon and Greg Greidanus, Robert and Nikki, Laurie and Jeff Bylsma. Grandma of 17. Daughter of Karen Knip. Daughter-in-law of Teresa Wynja. Sister of Fred and Eileen Knip, Cliff and Karen Knip, Rolinda and Ron deRuiter, and Victor Knip. Sister-in-law of Gerben, Gerda, Hessie, Martin, Hilda, Corrie, and Sandra.
Visitation is at Vanastra Community Christian Reformed Church on Sunday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral is held on Monday at 11 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth.

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05 2015 March

Armstrong, Elva (Age 92, Auburn)

Elva ARMSTRONG of Route 2, Auburn, peacefully at Huronlea Home, Brussels on Wednesday in her 93rd year. Dear mother of Carol and Gerald McDowell, Fred and Ruth Armstrong, all of Auburn. Grandmother of Wayne and Claire McDowell, Ron and Alice McDowell, Kim and Allen Walker, Patti and Pat Cronin, Lori and Robert Gordon, Donna Lynn and Brian Merkley, John and Phyllis Armstrong and 15 great-grandchildren. Sister of Irene Wiley. Predeceased by her husband Jack and 3 siblings.
Friends will be received at the Falconer Funeral Home - Bluewater Chapel, Goderich on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Saturday at 2 PM.

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05 2015 March

Foxton, Teresa (Age 84, Wingham)

Teresa FOXTON of Wingham at Braemar on Wednesday at age 84. Dear mother of Mary Lou Dolgos, Rick and Diane Foxton, all of Teeswater, Rhonda Foxton of Wingham, Michele Foxton and Nigel Tilley of Goderich and Mike and Charlene of Hensall. Grandmother of Shane, Amanda, Dana, Josh, Mitch, Jake, Luke and 3 great-grandchildren. Sister of Mary Anderson. Predeceased by her husband Ronald, siblings Len Wissler and Dorothy MacKinnon, infant son Dennis and son-in-law David Dolgos.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Sunday from 1 until 5 PM. Mass of Christian Burial from Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Wingham on Monday at 11 AM.

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04 2015 March

Wilson, Mary – update

Mary WILSON of Listowel at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Tuesday in her 87th year. Wife of the late George Wilson. Mother of Debbie and Brad Matheson of Molesworth, and John and Nonnie Wilson of Listowel. Grandmother of Lindsey and Chris White, Luc Matheson, and Whitney Wilson, all of Listowel, and Wade Wilson of Alberta. Great-grandmother of McKenna White. Missed by her sister-in-law Pat Bandurka of Mississauga. Predeceased by her brothers Mike and Ron Bandurka, and nephew Ryan.
Mary’s life will be celebrated at the Listowel Legion on March 15th from 1 until 4 PM, with Words of Remembrance at 2.
Arrangements entrusted to the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel.

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04 2015 March

Gorman, Al (Age 61, Kincardine)

Al GORMAN of Kincardine, suddenly at London Health Sciences Centre-University Hospital, on Monday in his 62nd year. Beloved father of Jeff Gorman and Kelly Gorman, both of Kincardine, and Karly Gorman and Kate Tukendorf of Port Hope. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Cole and Ryan Taylor; sisters Tricia Bissett-Peterson and Dennis, and Lynn Gorman-Tokarski, and his nephews.
Visitation will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Saturday from 11 AM till 2 PM. A celebration of Al’s life will follow at the Kincardine Legion from 3 until 6 PM. Spring interment, Kincardine Cemetery.

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04 2015 March

Holmes, Larry (Age 68, frmly Chesley)

Larry Dale HOLMES of Belleville, formerly of Chesley, suddenly at home on Monday in his 69th year. Father of Deborah and Stephen Hart, Shelly and Rick Forestell, Larry and Iris, and Shane. Papa Lou to Natasha, Devin, Mitchell, Ryan, Alexander and Kinu. Brother of Eva Shade, Geraldine Harvie, Donald and Margaret, Shirely Ford, Wynelda MacDonald, Linda Pegelo, Jack, Carmen and Gisela. Missed by his former wife Diane. Predeceased by brothers Edward and Allan.
Visitation is at the Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Friday from 7 to 9 PM, where a memorial service is held on Saturday at 1 PM.

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04 2015 March

Glousher, Jack (Age 89, Wingham)

Jack GLOUSHER of Route 4, Wingham at St Marys Memorial Hospital on Tuesday at age 89. Husband of the late Betty Glousher. Dear father of Barbara and Peter Vossen of St. Mary’s. Father-in-law of Ken Cucksey of Route 1, Wingham. Grandfather of Chrystal, Jennifer, Jonathan, Bridget, Stepheny, Devin and 2 great-grandchildren. Missed by sister Mabel and Bob Miller, and brother-in-law Glen and Margaret Casemore. Predeceased by his daughter Brenda Cucksey and 4 sisters.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Thursday from 6 until 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Friday at 1 PM.

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