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23 2016 August

Leibold, Kenneth ‘Ken’ (Age 63, Clinton)

Kenneth Albert LEIBOLD, peacefully at home in Clinton on Sunday in his 64th year. Beloved husband to Valerie. Predeceased by loving daughter Char. Survived by sister Marion Malcolm, and brothers Douglas and Donald Leibold. Dear uncle to Kimberly McCullough. He loved his community and many close friends in Clinton.
Friends and family will be received at the First Baptist Church, Clinton on Wednesday for visitation from 11 AM with a funeral service to follow at 12-noon. Interment at Blyth Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Life Outreach or The First Baptist Church, Clinton appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to the Falconer Funeral Home, Clinton.

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23 2016 August

Caldwell, Lynn (Age 72, Paisley)

Lynn CALDWELL of Route 4, Paisley at Southampton Hospital on Sunday in his 73rd year. Dear dad of Stephen and Amanda of Elderslie Township, Sandra and Laszlo Guta of Paisley and Susan Caldwell and David Camp of Stouffville. Grandfather of Alexander, Morgan, Owen, Aaron and Sarah, Alyssa, Samuel, Raymond, and Lyndon. Brother of Garry and Ila, Lloyd and Diana, and Grace and James Birrell. Brother-in-law of Mary Northcott. Predeceased by his wife Marguerite.
Visitation is at Immanuel Evangelical Missionary Church, Paisley on Friday from 1 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where a funeral service is held on Saturday at 11 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley.

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22 2016 August

Strickert, Verna (Age 62, Strickert)

Verna STRICKERT of Ethel at Seaforth Community Hospital on Sunday in her 63rd year.  Wife of Walter Strickert. Sister of Irene Wagner, Mervin and Adeline Brubacher, Lloyd and Candie Brubacher, Willard Brubacher, Alice and Clayt Knorr. Sister-in-law of John Strickert, Mary Hartman, Irvin and Shirley Strickert, Frieda and Les Ducharme, Lillian and Dave Grandy. Predeceased by brothers- and sister-in-law Norman and Joan, Carl, Ernie in infancy and Wayne Hartman.
In keeping with Verna’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there is no visitation or service.
Arrangements entrusted to the Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood.

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22 2016 August

Munn, Dr. Donald (Age 88, Point Clark)

Dr. Donald MUNN of Point Clark, formerly of Listowel, at Southampton Care Centre on Thursday at age 88. Beloved husband of Joy. Dear father of Andrew and Brenda of Edmonton, Christopher and Helen of Tottenham, Valerie Davey of Sauble Beach, Patti and Doug Forman of St. Jacobs, Catherine Munn of Shepard Lake. Missed by 10 grand- and 2 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by daughter Dr. Elizabeth Munn, son-in-law John Weber, brother Dr. William Munn and sister-in-law June Graham.
A Celebration of life will be held at the Point Clark Community Centre on September 9th from 2 until 5 PM.
Arrangements entrusted to the MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley.

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22 2016 August

Benninger, Carl (Age 69, Formosa)

Carl BENNINGER of Formosa on Saturday at age 69. Husband of Yvonne. Father of Keith and Dianne of Waterloo, Jason and Kathy, Scott Benninger and Tammy Vanduzen, all of Milton. Missed by his grandchildren Matthew, Kyle, Eric, Jacob, Sofia, Trent, Taylor and Dakota; siblings Lloyd and Jan, Roseann and Len Steffler, Linda and Lloyd Weber, Cathy and Ken Waechter, and Jerry and Pauline; in-laws Mike and Doreen Weber, Dennis and Carol Batte, and Lorne and Janet Cassidy.
Mass of Christian Burial celebrated from Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Formosa on Thursday at 11 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater.

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22 2016 August

Basler, George (Age 77, Listowel)

George BASLER of Listowel at St. Mary’s Hospital, Kitchener on Saturday in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Sharon. Dear father of Pat Basler and Barb Colquhoun of Kitchener, Maureen and Roger LaHaie, Mike and Jenn, all of London, Natalie and Shawn Core of Port Franks. Grandfather of Mathew, Rachael, Courtney, Leah, Avery, Eric, Olivia, Joseph, and Isabella. Brother of Marie Linden, Jackie Morrissey, John and Alice, and Tom.
Visitation is at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, with Legion service at 6:30. Mass of Christian Burial from St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Listowel on Thursday at 11 AM.

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22 2016 August

Webb, John ‘Jack’ (Age 90, Cargill)

John ‘Jack’ WEBB of Cargill at Walkerton Hospital on Friday. He was 90. Dear father of Marg and Dana Bellman, Dave and Karen, Mary and Scott Jutzi, Marlene and Randy Diebold, Martha and Dave Barrett, and Scott and Phyllis. Grandfather of Christopher, Sam, Laura, Michael, Daniel, Emma, Adam, Hannah, and Carolyn. Brother of Marjorie and Garn Campbell. Brother-in-law of Catherine Hoffman and Doris Needham. Predeceased by his wife Audrey, siblings Hazel, Phyllis, Norval, and Willard.
Vistation is at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service is at Knox United Church, Paisley on Wednesday at 11 AM.

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20 2016 August

Bedard-Brady, Bonnie (Age 72, n/a)

Bonnie BEDARD-BRADY, peacefully at Seaforth Community Hospital on Friday in 73rd year. Wife of Ron Brady. Loving mother of Mike Bedard, Gary Bedard, Jeff Bedard and Marie, Marty Bedard and Anne Marie, and Tracy Klaver and Nick. Grandma of 9 grandchildren. Sister of William Bates and Gloria Sirski-Bates of Devon, Alberta, and sister-in-law of Rose Preszcator and Dave of Stratford. Predeceased by her first husband Jack Bedard.
Visitation will be held at McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth, on Monday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. James Catholic Church, Seaforth, on Tuesday, at 11 AM.

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20 2016 August

Baillie, Barry (Age 75, Listowel, frmly Rt. 1, Monkton)

Barry Lawrence BAILLIE of Listowel, formerly of Route 1, Monkton, at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Wednesday. He was 75. Husband of Cheryl Baillie for 50 years. Father of Brad and Lisa, Brian and Pavla, Shelley Mullin and Jim and grandfather of 5. Brother of Ken and Linda Baillie, Audrey Ludington, and John Baillie; brother-in-law of Dick Adair, Carole and Eric Ludington and Rose Wurdell. Remembered by many nieces, nephews, extended friends and family.
Visitation at the Lockhart Funeral Home, Mitchell on Sunday, from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be held at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Brodhagen on Monday at 11AM.

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20 2016 August

Speers, Brunhilde (Age 75, Hanover)

Brunhilde SPEERS of Route 3, Hanover at the Durham Hospital on Friday in her 76th year. Beloved wife of W. Gordon Speers for 46 years. Cherished mother of Reinhardt and Colleen Wagner of Stayner, Martha Speers of Hanover, Mareena Speers of Ayton, Sherll-Anne Speers of Hanover and Brunie  Speers of Hanover. Dearest grandmother of Robert, Evan, Alexes and Dakota.
Visitation is at the Heritage Funeral Homes, Palmerston on Sunday from 2 til 5 PM. The Funeral Service will be held in the Funeral Home Chapel on Monday at 1 PM followed by interment in Palmerston Cemetery.

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