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18 2017 August

Machan, Paul (Age 68, Goderich)

Paul Douglas MACHAN of Goderich, suddenly at home on Thursday in his 69th year. Partner of Barbara McQuade. Husband of Carole Machan of Kincardine. Father of Dean of Goderich and Dale and Kim of Whistler, B.C. Dear grandfather of Robbie. Brother of Garry and Edna, Judy and Bernie Givens, and brother-in-law of Don and June Quinn, and Gary Quinn. Survived by his mother-in-law Beatrice Quinn. Missed by Barbara’s children. Predeceased by his parents Ralph and Mabel Machan.
Visitation is at the Falconer Funeral Home, Bluewater Chapel, Goderich on Monday from 11 AM until time of the funeral service at 1 PM. Cremation to follow.

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18 2017 August

Tardif, Mary (Age 94, Harriston)

Mary TARDIF at Caressant Care, Harriston on Wednesday in her 95th year. Wife of the late Horace Tardif and mother of Helen Stickney of Englehart, and Peter Tardif of Kaslo, B.C. Missed by her grandson John and Pam Stickney, her great-grandsons Jacob and Liam, and her sister Lillian Plumb.
Visitation will be held at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston, this evening [Friday] from 7 until 9, where the funeral service will be held on Saturday at 1:30 PM. Interment in Harriston Cemetery.

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18 2017 August

Maas, Emma (Age 104, Hanover)

Emma MAAS of Hanover, peacefully at McVean Lodge on Thursday. She was in her 105th year. Survived by dear nephew Don and Iris Maas of Hanover, nieces Helen Bryce-Hoy of Kitchener, Elaine and Bill Chalmers of Neustadt, Jean Wittich of Indianna, U.S.A.; niece-in-law Hazel Maas of Hanover, and their families. Predeceased by siblings Rose Weppler; Enoch, August, and John Maas; Clara Maes; Frieda Nickason; niece Marlene Steele, nephew Lawrence Maas and nephew-in-law Doug Wittich.
Visitation is at the Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Sunday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service is at St. Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hanover on Monday at 11 AM.

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17 2017 August

MacKenzie, Dorothy (Age 98, frmly Culross Twp)

Dorothy MacKENZIE of Listowel, formerly of Culross Township, on Wednesday in her 99th year. Wife of the late Brock MacKenzie. Mother of John and Carol MacKenzie of Kitchener, Dorla and Graeme Cassidy of Teeswater, Rennae and Malcolm Taylor of New Zealand, Allan and Heather MacKenzie of Windsor and Mary Kay MacKenzie of Listowel. Missed by 8 grand- and 9 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents, 2 brothers and 4 sisters.
Visitation is at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Saturday from 3 until 7 PM. A private family service to celebrate Dorothy’s life will be held at the funeral home on Sunday.

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17 2017 August

Brindley, Pearl (Age 88, Riversdale)

Pearl BRINDLEY of Riversdale on Wednesday at age 88. Mother of Clifford and Mary, John and Lorrie, Bonnie and David Cole, Patricia Johnson, and Sherry and Roger Caldwell. Missed by daughter-in-law Kathryn Brindley; 14 grand-, 21 great-grandchildren; sister Marie and James Sherran; brother Tom and Marj Miller; sisters-in-law Largret McInnes and Donelda Miller. Predeceased by her husband Gerald, son Charles, son-in-law James, 8 brothers, 3 sisters and 3 siblings in infancy.
Visitation is at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service to celebrate Pearl’s life is held on Saturday at 11 AM.

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17 2017 August

Pfeffer, Larry (Age 63, Ayton)

Larry Gordon PFEFFER of Ayton, suddenly at home on Wednesday at age 63. Left to mourn are brothers Lyle and Kevin of Ayton, sister Karen and Carson Lantz of Mildmay; nieces Tracy and Robin Hamilton, Tara Lantz, and nephew Bevan and Amy Lantz. Predeceased by parents Elmer and Elda Pfeffer and nephew Colen.
Visitation is at Trinity Lutheran Church, Ayton on Friday from 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Saturday at 11 with visitation from 10 AM. Interment at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Ayton. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church or the Canadian Cancer Society.
Arrangements entrusted to the Garrett Funeral Chapel, Neustadt.

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16 2017 August

Weber, George (Age 95, Hanover)

George Henry WEBER of Hanover on Tuesday in his 96th year. Beloved husband of Emma for almost 73 years. Missed by his daughter Jeanette and husband Roger Wyatt. Grandfather of Andrew, Christopher, Matthew Wyatt and great-grandfather to Colin, Eric, Reid, and Isabella. Survived by sisters-in-law Ruth Weber, Lavina and Fritz, and brothers-in-law George and Doreen Lantz, Harold and Hazel Lantz, and Mel Janke. Predeceased by 7 siblings.
Visitation is at the Garrett Funeral Chapel, Neustadt on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A celebration of George’s life will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Normanby on Saturday at 2 PM.

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16 2017 August

McIntyre, Irene (Age 98, frmly Chesley)

Irene McINTYRE, formerly of Owen Sound and Chesley, on Tuesday in her 99th year. Dear mother of Isaac and Patricia McIntyre, Mary Anne and Rick Dixon, Libby and Tim Deakin, and Reverend Tom and Diane McIntyre. Missed by 12 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her husband Roy, siblings Rita Harvey, Audrey Eaton, Mabel, Frances, Lillian, and Allan Mink.
Visitation is at New Life Church, Milton on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with words of remembrance at 8. Graveside service is at Chesley Cemetery on Friday at 11:30 AM with reception to follow at Chesley Baptist Church.
Arrangements entrusted to the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel.

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16 2017 August

Pope, Daniel ‘Dan’ (Age 52, Hanover)

Daniel ‘Dan’ POPE of Route 3, Hanover, suddenly at University Hospital, London on Tuesday. He was 52. Survived by his wife Carla Peppler. Missed by his children Annie Pope, Jenn ‘Peanut’ Pope and Scott MacEachern, Aaron Pope and Tory Buehlow, Willoughby Peppler-Mann, and by his children’s mother Marianne Christie. Grandfather of Megan and Justin. Dear son of Charles and Ruth Pope. Missed by his sister Debbie and Doug Meyers and nephew A.J. Predeceased by his sister Lori.
Visitation is at the Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service from St. Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hanover on Saturday at 11 AM.

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16 2017 August

Archambault, Betty (Age 88, frmly Auburn)

Betty ARCHAMBAULT of Goderich, formerly of Route 1, Auburn on Monday in her 89th year. Beloved wife of Leonard Archambault for 69 years. Loving mother of Doug and Cheryl of Barrie, Brenda and Don Parker of Goderich, Rick and Shirley of Route 1, Auburn, and Marilyn and Tom McMahon of Bayfield. Missed by 10 grand- and 22 great-grandchildren. Niece of Nola Craig. Cousin of Brad and Annette, and Janet and Barry. Predeceased by her parents and sister-in-law Edna Duncalf.
Friends will be received at the Falconer Funeral Home – Blyth Chapel on Friday from 7 until 9 PM, and on Saturday from 10 AM until time of the funeral service at 11.

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