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24 2015 January

Tinholt, Bill (Age 79, Listowel)

Bill TINHOLT of Listowel at Fordwich Village Nursing Home, on Saturday, in his 80th year. Husband of Wilma. Father of John and Chantal of Ottawa, Fred and Carolyn of Gorrie, Joan and Paul Kapteyn of Onoway, Alberta, Annette and Jim Vellenga of Exeter, Judy and Henry Huisman of Waterdown, and Bill of Neustadt. Grandfather of 9 grand and 2 great-grandchildren. Brother of John and Jeanne, Walter and Hennie, Arthur, Adrianna and Gordon Klaassen, and Corrie vanOostveen. Predeceased by his sister Willie and brother Pons.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced Monday by the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel.

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24 2015 January

Rouw, Elaine (Age 72, Hanover)

Elaine ROUW, of Hanover, at The Village Senior’s Community, Hanover on Friday. She was 72. Survived by son Gary Rouw and his wife Angela of Ayton and daughter Wendy Elliott and fiance Shannon Bowe of Hanover. Missed by 4 grandchildren; brother John and Rosanne Jonas and sister Beverly and Wayne Neeb. Predeceased by her husband Cor, adoptive parents Fred and Florence Bode, brother Donald Bode and maternal parents Martha and step father Charles.
Visitation at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Sunday from 1 til 3 PM. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, at 11AM, at First St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, Hanover.

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24 2015 January

Zimmer, Shirley (Age 73, Wingham)

Shirley ZIMMER of Wingham at Wingham and District Hospital on Friday, at age 73. Beloved wife of Ron Zimmer of Wingham. Mother of Pam McLellan of Ethel, Kim and Gary McArter of Brussels, and Rob and Michelle Zimmer of Onway, Alberta. Grandmother of Sarah, Missy, A.J., Trevor, Lacey, Kristen, Rylan and Chance, and several great-grandchildren. Sister of Robert Armstrong and Faye, and Edna Mae Armstrong. Sister-in-law of Don and Kate Zimmer and Brenda Wright. Special friend of John Kaschenko and Heather Swanson. Predeceased by brother-in-law Vern Wright.
Visitation at McBurney Funeral Home,Wingham on Monday from 12 noon until the time of the funeral service at 2 PM.

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24 2015 January

Schefter, Annabelle (Age 84, Shelburne, frmly Kincardine)

Annabelle SCHEFTER, of Shelburne and formerly of Kincardine, at Dufferin Oaks, Shelburne, on Monday, in her 85th year. Mother of Patricia Beattie, Sherry and David Wilson, Roseanna and Brian Kershaw and Mary Jane and Ron Rock. Survived by son-in-law Ron Fowler. Missed by many grand and great-grandchildren. Sister of Raymond and Erna Smith and Irene Thomas. Predeceased by her husband Harold and daughters Sheila and Elva.
A private family graveside service will be held on Saturday, April 25 at the Kincardine Cemetery followed by a reception for family and friends at the Kincardine Legion from 1 til 3 PM. Arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.

 

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23 2015 January

Wise, Harold (Age 92, Clinton)

Harold WISE of Clinton at Seaforth Community Hospital on Wednesday at age 92. Loved by his wife Kathleen; children David and Eileen, Steve and Charlotte, Jeff, Judith, Margaret and Fred; grandchildren Jaclyn, Robert, Abby, Hunter, Nick, Katie, Mathew, Sydney, Aliana, Ariel and Natalie. Survived by his brother John and sisters-in-law Gayle, Nancy and Phyllis. Predeceased by his brothers Glen and Alvin.
At Harold’s request, cremation has taken place.
Visitation is at the Falconer Funeral Home, Clinton Chapel, this evening from 6 till 8, where a Celebration of Life service is held on Saturday at 11 AM with visitation 1 hour prior.

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23 2015 January

Weiler, Rita (Age 95, Hanover)

Rita WEILER of Hanover at The Village Senior’s Community on Thursday. She was 95. Loving mother to Frank and Pat of Waterloo, Joan Roseborough and Bill, Bill and Lorraine, all of Hanover. Missed by grandchildren Peter, and Stephen; great-grandchildren Jessica and Elisha and god-daughter Diane. Predeceased by husband Michael Weiler, brothers Michael, Clayton, Stanley, Austin, Albert and Clarence, sisters Beatrice Kreutzwiser, Monica Logel, Luella Mikjaniec and son-in-law John.
Visitation is at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Monday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with Vigil Rites at 3:30. Funeral Mass from Immaculate Conception Church, Formosa on Tuesday at 10 AM.

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22 2015 January

Dietrich, Anna (Age 80, Walkerton)

Anna DIETRICH of Walkerton at Walkerton Hospital on Tuesday. She was 80. Dear mother of Margaret and David Gowland of Mildmay, Patricia and George Boomer of Bereford, Joseph and Darlene of Route 3, Hanover and Bill and Theresa of Mildmay. Missed by 10 grand- and 3 great-grandchildren. Sister of Kees, John, Leo, Bart, Henk, Joe, and Tony Al, Corrie Duynisveld, Tiny Wessels, and Helen Bannville. Predeceased by her husband Jerome and 3 brothers.
Visitation is at Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with CWL service at 2 and Parish Prayers at 8:30. Funeral Mass from Sacred Heart Church, Walkerton on Saturday at 11 AM.

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22 2015 January

Campbell, John (Age 85, Bayfield)

John McKenzie CAMPBELL of Bayfield on Tuesday in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Yvonne. Loving father of John and Nancy, Bill and Jane, and Peggy and Don McIlwain, all of Bayfield. Grandfather of B.J. and Jeff McIlwain, and Meghan and Mac Campbell. Brother and brother-in-law of Carol and George Simons, Don and Phyllis Campbell, and Helen Riley.
At John’s request, cremation has taken place.
Friends and family are invited to a Celebration of Life service at the Falconer Funeral Home – Bluewater Chapel, Goderich on Friday at 2 PM with visitation commencing from 12:30.

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21 2015 January

Lemaich, John ‘Duke’ (Age 94, Mount Forest)

John ‘Duke’ LEMAICH of Mount Forest at Louise Marshall Hospital on Tuesday in his 95th year. Beloved husband of 67 years of Patricia. Loved father of Richard and wife Katherine of Mount Forest and Rebecca Lemaich of Toronto. Grandfather of Marissa and Christopher Tanzola, Erin and Lee Bosak, Greg and Julie Lemaich and 6 great-grandchildren. Brother-in-law of Alex Kovacevich and Michael Stepanovich. Predeceased by 3 siblings.
Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with Masonic Lodge Service at 6:30. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday at 1 PM.

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20 2015 January

Latronico, Bruce (Age 47, frmly Wingham)

Bruce LATRONICO of Listowel, formerly of Wingham at his residence on Sunday at age 47. Beloved husband of Anna Clothier. Loving father of Sarah and Benjamin, both at home. Son of Judy Latronico of Wingham and son-in-law of Mike and Carol Clothier of Barrie. Brother of Karen and Jim Seili, and Marilyn and Tim Cook. Brother-in-law of Helen Clothier, Donna Latronico and fiancé John Dodsworth. Predeceased by his father Wilford and brother James.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Memorial services will be held at the funeral home chapel on Saturday at 11 AM.

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