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04 2015 August

Cunningham, Anna (Age 95, Brussels)

Anna CUNNINGHAM (nee Ennis), World War 2 veteran, peacefully at Huronlea, Brussels on Sunday in her 96th year. Beloved wife of the late Ross Cunningham. Dear mother of Karen and Fred Uhler of Brussels and Rick and Sue Cunningham of Brantford. Loving grandmother of Ann and Tim of Fonthill, Darrell and Jen of Wroxeter, Hilary and Dave of Ancaster, and Katelyn of Brantford. Also loved by 2 great-grandchildren.
Visitiation is at the Schimanski Family Funeral Home, Brussels, this evening [Tuesday] from 7 to 9, where the funeral service will be conducted on Wednesday at 2 PM. Interment in Brussels Cemetery.

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04 2015 August

Lantz, Alice (Age 82, Hanover)

Alice LANTZ of Hanover, formerly of Neustadt, at Hanover Hospital on Monday in her 83rd year. Survived by sons Steven and Kim, Kevin and Vicky, all of Hanover; grandchildren Brittany and Brandon Weber, Nathan and Kyle Lantz. Missed by sisters-in-law Joy Grein, Alma and Mel Janke, Emma and George Weber, Lavina Fritz; brothers-in-law George and Doreen, and Harold and Hazel. Predeceased by her husband Ezra, an infant daughter, and brothers Ivan and Allan Grein.
Visitation is at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Service will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Normanby on Thursday at 11 AM.

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03 2015 August

Machan, Larry (Age 76, Monkton)

Larry MACHAN of Monkton at Stratford General Hospital on Sunday in his 77th year.  Husband of Wanda Machan. Father of Sandra Machan and Tom Crowley, and Tammy Machan and John Newbigging. Son of Aldeen and the late Pud  Machan. Brother of Bonnie Golightly and Phil Hudson, Fay Machan and Bob Mayberry, Gord and Joanne, Whitey, Russ, Sam and Roy. Missed by the Davey family. Predeceased by his brother Hub Machan, brothers-in-law Wayne Golightly and Bill Steinbach.
Visitation at Machan’s Pit, 83246 Livingston Line, on Wednesday from 12:30 to 1:30 PM, followed by the funeral service at 1:30 PM. Please bring lawn chairs.
Arrangements entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood.

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01 2015 August

Bundsho, Bob (Age 68, Milverton)

Bob BUNDSCHO of Milverton suddenly on Thursday, at Stratford General Hospital. He was 68. Husband of Janey Bundscho. Father of Jody and Kevin of Qualicum Beach, BC, and Patty and James of New Hamburg. Missed by grandchildren Becca and Kurtis, Kristopher, Shelby, and Casey, and Elaine Bundscho and family. Brother-in-law of Frances, David and Connie, Donna, and, Irene and Paul . Predeceased by parents Jim and Doreen, brother Gary, sister Judy and brother-in-law Frank.
Cremation has taken place. Visitation at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, Milverton on Monday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM with the funeral service on Tuesday at the funeral home at 11 AM.

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01 2015 August

Meindersma, Tina (Age 89, Seaforth)

Tina MEINDERSMA, at Seaforth Manor on Thursday in her 90th year. Wife for over 60 years of the late Douwe “Duke” Meindersma. Loving mother of Anna and Ray Harrison of Seaforth, Bernadette Kowalchuck and Bill Serediak  of Stratford, Gina Tew  of North Bay, and Gus Meindersma of Kitchener. Loving grandmother of 7 grand and 6 great-grandchildren. Also survived by sister Corrie and Wim Vos, brothers-in-law Elize and Klass  Meindersma and sister-in-law Riek Meindersma.
A memorial service celebrating Tina’s life will take place on Tuesday, at The Christian Reformed Church of Stratford, 190 Athlone Avenue, Stratford at 1 PM.
Arrangements entrusted to the W. G. Young Funeral Home, Stratford.

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01 2015 August

Heatherington, Gord (Age 71, Belgrave)

Gord HEATHERINGTON of Belgrave at Wingham Hospital on Wednesday at age 71. Beloved husband of Tineke. Dear father of Bob and Lyndsay of Shelburne and Kris Nielsen of Caledon. Grandfather of Robbie, Conner, and Rylee Heatherington, and Hailee and Owen Nielson. Brother of Glen and Rosie and their daughter Emma. Brother-in-law of Milly Struik  and her children Glenn Struik and Cindy Stevens. Predeceased by brothers Doug and Dave.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Monday from 12-noon until 2 PM, followed by a Celebration of Life at the Royal Canadian Legion, Wingham from 2:30 until 5:30 PM.

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01 2015 August

Calhoun, Sonny (Age 79, Pike Lake)

Sonny CALHOUN of Pike Lake at Caressant Care Nursing Home, Harriston on Thursday in his 80th year. Beloved husband of Gayle. Loved father of Debbie Bromley of Toronto and Brian Calhoun and wife Andrea of Brampton. Grandfather of Stephen Bromley. Brother of Gwen Calhoun. Missed by his nieces, nephews, their families and many friends at Pike Lake. Predeceased by his brothers Merl and wife Bonnie and Joe and wife Rita. Cremation has taken place.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary of the Purification Church, Mount Forest on Wednesday at 11 AM with visitation one hour prior. Arrangements entrusted to the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest.

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31 2015 July

Thomson, Helen (Age 79, Cargill)

Helen Margaret THOMSON (nee Fisk) of Route 1, Cargill at Hanover Hospital on Thursday. She was 79. Beloved wife of David. Loving mother of Dennis and Shamiran of Brampton, Wayne and Darlene of Route 1, Walkerton, Alan and Kim of Route 1, Elmwood and Keith and Shelley of Route 1, Cargill. Grandmother of Jarrett, Bailey, Alyssa and Alex. Sister-in-law of Vera Haase and of Shirley and Russell Litt. Predeceased by grandson David, sisters Irene Hutton and Muriel Young.
Visitation is at Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Monday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Due to the renovations at St. Paul’s United Church, the funeral service will be held at Walkerton Pentecostal Church on Tuesday at 11 AM.

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31 2015 July

Campbell, Douglas ‘Doug’ (Age 65, Rockwood)

Douglas ‘Doug’ CAMPBELL of Rockwood on Saturday in his 66th year. Sadly missed by his sisters Carol Whyne and Jack of Collingwood and nephews Jason and Darrin; Sharon Petteplace and Brad of Lucknow and nephews Shane and Devin; Lynda Campbell and Carl Glasgow of Brampton. Predeceased by his parents Bob and Wilda Campbell.
A Celebration of Doug’s Life will be held at the Oelbaum Farm located at 5028 4th Line, Eramosa on August 5th at 3:30 PM. Donations can be made to Lucknow Minor Sports or Sunrise Therapeutic Riding and Learning Centre, Puslinch.
Arrangements entrusted to the Gilbert MacIntyre and Son Funeral Home, Dublin Chapel, Guelph.

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31 2015 July

Henry, Leona (Age 89, n/a)

Leona Iris HENRY (nee Russell) at Louise Marshall Hospital, Mount Forest on Monday in her 90th year. Beloved mother of David and Marie, Graham and Barb, and Kimberley and Jim Stewart. Grandmother of Cara, Blaire, Amanda, Blake, Ethan, Andrew, Brett and 2 great-grandchildren. Survived by her sister Lorna Chapman. Predeceased by her husband Mel.
Visitation is at the McMillan & Jack Funeral Home, Dundalk on Monday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, and again on Tuesday from 10 AM until time of the funeral service at 11. Reception to follow at Dunadel Golf Course. Interment in Shelburne Cemetery.

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