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27 2015 April

Hallman, Darril (Age 81, Clifford)

Darril HALLMAN of Clifford at Guelph General Hospital on Sunday in his 82nd year. Husband of Esther Hallman. Father of Steven and Kelly Hallman of Clifford, Maribeth and Alex Hoover of Harriston, and the late Kevin Hallman. Missed by 5 grandchildren. Brother of Donald Hallman and Elaine Nickel. Brother-in-law of Dale Hartwick, Alice Douglas, Marjorie Douglas, Eleanor Hamilton, Anne Waymouth, and Marion Behrns.
Visitation is at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9PM, with a Masonic Lodge memorial service at 6:30. Funeral service from Knox United Church, Clifford on Thursday at 2 PM.

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27 2015 April

Thornton, Bill (Age 90, Gorrie)

Bill THORNTON of Route 2, Gorrie at Huronlea on Sunday at age 90. Husband of the late Erland Thornton. Dear father of Barbara Hayden and husband Murray, Gary Thornton and Linda Fox, Brenda Bunker and husband Tim, Gregg, and Timothy, all of Gorrie and Margaret Thornton of Aurora. Grandfather of Pamela, Cheryl, Todd, Ryan, Katelyn, Curtis, Brandon, Hueston, and Kaz. Great-grandfather of Cameron and Caleb. Missed by brothers-in-law George Gregg and wife Shirley, and Arduino Stefani.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Wednesday at 1 PM.

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27 2015 April

McKague, Helen (Age 82, Wingham)

Helen McKAGUE of Route 2, Wingham at London Health Sciences Centre on Saturday at age 82. Beloved wife of Robert. Dear mother of Ron and Nancy of Walkerton and Murray and Shirley of Route 2, Wingham. Grandmother of Ruth Anne and Steve Stewart, Matt and Stephanie McKague, Courtney McKague and fiancé David Bognar, Olivia McKague and friend Edwin Haas, Jason McKague and 3 great-grandchildren. Sister-in-law of Margaret Walters, and Ken and Audrey McKague. Predeceased by her son Gary and 5 siblings.
Visitation is at McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Thursday at 1:30 PM.

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27 2015 April

Hoover, Ruby (Age 83, Brussels)

Ruby HOOVER of Brussels at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Saturday in her 84th year. Wife of Russell Hoover. Mother of Terry and Diane of Route 1, Atwood and Bob and Sandy of Route 2, Atwood. Missed by her grandchildren Samuel, Victoria and Krista. Remembered by her nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her sisters Irene and husband Wilfred Bowes, and Marion Warren.
In keeping with Ruby’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation or funeral service. Memorial donations to a charity of one’s choice appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to the Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood.

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27 2015 April

Pretty, Mary (Age 98, Harriston)

Mary PRETTY of Harriston at Palmerston Hospital on Sunday in her 99th year. Wife of the late Howard Pretty. Mother of Joan Wilson and husband Ted of Palmerston, Donald Pretty of Toronto, and Robert Pretty and wife Srey Rath Mai of Leamington, and mother-in-law of Marie Pretty of Harriston. Remembered by her 7 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her son George, grandson Jonathan and brother Art Walkey.
Visitation is at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11 AM. Interment in Harriston Cemetery.

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27 2015 April

Newton, Muriel (Age 93, Kincardine)

Muriel Isabelle NEWTON, World War 2 veteran, of Kincardine, at Kincardine Hospital on Saturday in her 94th year. Wife of the late Robert Dunlop and the late Gordon Newton. Dear mother of Shirley and Michael Davies of Dundas and Brenda and Ed Scott of Erin. Grandmother of Sean, Ryan, Andrea, Jennifer, Kyle and 12 great-grandchildren. Sister of Margaret and Wes Smith, and Edythe Cayle. Missed by 2 sisters-in-law and 4 brothers-in-law. Predeceased by daughter Margaret Logan and 6 siblings.
Visitation is at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Saturday at 1 PM.

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27 2015 April

Renwick, William ‘Neil’ (Age 66, Elmira)

William ‘Neil’ RENWICK of Elmira at the Grand River Hospital, Kitchener on Friday in his 67th year. Dear brother of Pat and the late Bruce Mighton of Durham and Judy and Don Taylor of Waterloo. Special uncle of Jackie and Bill Lark, Greg and Vickie Mighton, Jana and Jeremy White, and Julie and Jeff Hollans. Missed by nieces, nephews and extended family Susan Taylor, Rob Taylor, Chelsea Ford, Jessica Keller; his aunt Velma Murdock and first cousins.
Family will receive friends at the Royal Canadian Legion in Durham on Wednesday from 12-noon until a celebration of life at 1 PM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Fawcett-McEachern Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, Durham.

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25 2015 April

Watson, Duncan and Dorothy (Age 86, Harriston)

Duncan and Dorothy WATSON of Harriston, at Palmerston & District Hospital in their 87th year. Parents of Nancy and Jim Cussen of Toronto, Sharon and Doug Davie of Harriston, Marilyn and Dave Coleman of Cincinnati, Laura Watson and Larry Cripps of Collingwood, and Robert and Helen Watson of Beijing. Loved and remembered by their grandchildren, and their brothers and sisters.
Visitation at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with a Masonic Lodge service at 6:30 PM. The funeral service will be held at the Harriston United Church on Wednesday at 11 AM. Interment in Harriston Cemetery.

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25 2015 April

Flemmington, Marie (Age 83, Mount Forest)

Marie FLEMINGTON at the Saugeen Valley Nursing Center, Mount Forest on Wednesday in her 84th year. Missed by her sister-in-law Clare Stack and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Dear sister-in-law of Harold, Edwin, Norman and Helen, Kenneth and Linda, Kathleen and Jerry Knab, and Shirley and Donald Kocher. Predeceased by her husband Terrence “Terry” Flemington, parents Joseph and Teresa Stack, 4 brothers and 1 sister.
Visitation at England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Tuesday, from 7 to 9 PM, Vigil prayers at 8:30 PM. A funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Mary of the Purification Church, Mount Forest on Wednesday at 11 AM.

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25 2015 April

Glenn, Wilfred (Age 87, Goderich)

Wilfred GLENN of Goderich at Maitland Manor on Thursday in his 88th year. Beloved husband of Doris Glenn. Loving father of Jim and Donna Glenn of Paris, Ontario, Bonnie and George Hudson and, Linda and Clare Rodger all of Goderich, and Nancy and Brian McGregor of Beaverton. Grandfather of 15 grand and 22 great-grandchildren. Also survived by his brother Norman, and sisters Vivian Schilbe, Eleanor Graham, and, Marie and Kip White. Also missed by the Broome family.
Friends will be received at McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich on Tuesday from 12 noon until the time of service at 2 PM. Interment Maitland Cemetery.

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