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30 2014 August

Nethery, Mary Isabel (Age 82, Wingham)

Mary Isabel NETHERY of Wingham and formerly of Belgrave, at Gilbert Hall, Wingham on Friday. She was 82.
Daughter of the late Cooper and Edna Nethery. Cousin of Alex Nethery, and Ella and George Ives of Blyth, John Nethery of Paradise Valley, Terry and Elda Nethery of Wingham, Shirley Boucher of Thunder Bay, Beverley Kennedy of Woodville, Harold and Etoile  Johnston of Morris Township, Sue Johnston, Tom and Jean Wade and Dorothy Cruickshank.
Visitation at McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Tuesday from 12 noon until time of the funeral service at 2 pm. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society or Trinity Anglican Church, Blyth appreciated

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29 2014 August
28 2014 August

Christianson, Shirley (Age 78, Lucknow)

Shirley CHRISTIANSON of Lucknow, peacefully in her sleep at London Victoria Hospital on Saturday. She was in her 79th year.  Loved by her children David and Pauline, Douglas and Heather, Donald and Cyndi, Diane, Paul and Cathy, and Darryl.
Her family invites Shirley’s friends to a Celebration of Life at the Lucknow Legion, Branch 309, this Saturday from 3 until 7 PM. In lieu of flowers a donation to the Lucknow Legion or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to Basic Funerals and Cremation Choices, London.

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28 2014 August

Ash, Pearl (Age 86, Palmerston)

Pearl ASH of Palmerston at Palmerston Hospital on Wednesday, August 20th in her 87th year. Wife of the late Bill Ash. Mother of Joan Parker and her husband Len Neil of Breslau. Grandmother of Lisa Parker, Andrea Grant, and Shannon and Nathan Czorny. Great-grandmother of Danielle, Scott, Carter, Noel, Nolan, and Malcolm. Sister-in-law of Joyce Love. Predeceased by brothers Carmen Love, Gordon Love and his wife Ethel, and by her sister Mabel Hamilton and her husband Jim.
Visitation at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Friday from 10 AM until the time of the funeral service at 11. Interment in Mount Forest Cemetery.

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27 2014 August

Gutscher, Harvey (Age 85, Walkerton)

Harvey GUTSCHER of Walkerton at Walkerton Hospital on Saturday. He was 85. Father of Brenda and Bill Meyer, Brian and Patti, Cathy and Peter Spitzig, Bruce and Janet, and David and Wendy. Missed by 16 grand- and 19 great-grandchildren. Brother of Lloyd and Alfreida, Robert and Doris, Ken and Hilda, John and Donna, and Geraldine and Tony Verbeek. Predeceased by his wife Pat, sisters Ruth Schnurr and Eileen Malcolm and 3 brothers-in-law.
Visitation is at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Friday from 1 till 4 and 6 to 9 PM. Funeral Mass from Sacred Heart Church, Walkerton this Saturday at 11 AM.

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27 2014 August

Nelson, June (Age 75, n/a)

June NELSON, peacefully at the Stratford General Hospital on July 28th in her 76th year. Wife of the late Ray Nelson. Lovingly remembered by her daughter Dorothea MacQueen and Ron. Proud grandmother of Tyler, Troy and Kim, Karen Timmins and Jamie, Heather, Jamie and 9 great-grandchildren. Survived by her siblings Peter Burns and Hazel, Pauline Jervis and Hazel Dolman. Predeceased by brothers-in-law Malcolm Jervis and Ian Dolman.
A Memorial Service will be held at the McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich on September 3rd at 11 AM with visitation one hour prior.

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27 2014 August

Young, Roy (Age 85, frmly Blyth)

William “Roy” YOUNG, formerly of Blyth, peacefully at his residence at Queensway Retirement Home, Hensall on Sunday in his 86th year. Husband of Helene “Iris” Young for 61 years. Father of Barbara and Ray Storey of Winthrop, Ken and Corrie Young of Wingham, Linda Young of London, Nancy and Louis Greidanus of Londesborough and Julie and Wayne Wheeler of Blyth. Cherished by 10 grand- and 9 great-grandchildren. Brother of Helen Walker of New Hamburg.
Friends will be received at the Falconer Funeral Home, Blyth Chapel on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Friday at 2 PM.

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26 2014 August

Brown, Sharon (Age 47, Wroxeter)

Sharon BROWN of Wroxeter at Victoria Hospital, London on Saturday in her 48th year. Beloved wife and partner of Alan Brown. Sadly missed by her children Rebecca and Rachel and step-children Richard and Gavin. Also loved by her 7 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
At Sharon’s request cremation has taken place.
The family will receive friends at the Wroxeter United Church on Thursday from 5 PM until time of the Celebration of Sharon’s Life commencing at 7 PM. Memorial donations to the Wroxeter Community Hall would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements entrusted to the Schimanski Family Funeral Home, Brussels.

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26 2014 August

Tanner, Donna (Age 76, Milverton)

Donna TANNER at Knollcrest Lodge, Milverton on Sunday at age 76. Mother of George and Connie, Debbie, Denise and Jack Shiavone, all of Milverton, Donelda and Bruce Kropf of Millbank. Missed by 5 grand- and 5 great-grandchildren. Sister of Clare and Susan Schiestel, Cloyd and Elaine Schiestel, Maxine Baratta and sister-in-law of Ron. Predeceased by her husband Douglas, daughter Cindy, son Derek, grandson Andrew and daughter-in-law Vicki.
Interment of ashes will take place at Greenwood Cemetery, Milverton on Wednesday at 11 AM. A Memorial visitation follows at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, Milverton from 12-noon until time of the service at 2 PM.

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26 2014 August

Weiler, Hugh (Age 94, Hanover)

Hugh WEILER of Hanover at Credit Valley Hospital, Mississauga on Sunday. He was 94. Survived by daughters Wanda McIsaac and Dr. Gary of Oakville, Gail Weiler and David Tyrrell, Robin Korpela and Jack, son Dr. Peter and Lucia Weiler, all of Toronto; grandchildren Dr. Sarah, Michael, Matthew, Mark, Liara, Madina, and Austin. Brother of Dr. Stanley, Ron Schill and Candy, Doris and Ed Hudson, and Mary Cliff. Predeceased by 4 siblings.
Visitation is at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 until time of Vigil rites at 8:30 PM, and on Friday from 9:30 to 10: 30 AM. Funeral Mass is at Holy Family Church, Hanover on Friday at 11 AM.

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