Ruth Doreen KENNEDY of Chesley, peacefully at Chesley Hospital on Monday in her 88th year. Dear mother of Pat Luckhart and friend Cliff Roberts of Brantford and Doug and Chris Fischer of Chesley. Grandma of Angie, Lesley, Erin, LeeAnne, Lynn and 5 great-grandchildren. Missed by her brother Leith and Isabelle Elder, step-daughter Linda and Dennis Morrison. Predeceased by her first husband Herb Fischer and second husband Almer Kennedy.
Visitation is at the Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Thursday from 7 to 9 PM, where a funeral service is held on Friday at 1 PM, with visitation one hour prior.
Ray FLETCHER of Drayton, suddenly on Monday, in his 76th year. Husband of Phyllis for 52 years. Dear father of Brad and Elaine of Gravenhurst, Ron and Katherine of Drayton, Peg and Bob Schieck, Mary Lou Fletcher and Gary Schieck, all of Moorefield. Grandfather of Cara, Mandy, Jenn, Rachel, Sarah, Matt, Jenna, Jake, Jacinda, Noah, Wesley, Tory, and Austin. Brother of Jean Bender, and Betty and Lloyd Scott.
Visitation is at the Heritage Funeral Home, Drayton on Thursday evening from 7 to 9, and on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Service will be held in Drayton United Church on Saturday at 11 AM.
‘Betty’ KINCAID MITCHELL at Kincardine Hospital on Saturday in her 88th year. Wife of Ian Mitchell. Dear mother of Kate Kincaid, James Kincaid, Sheila and Stephen Fry. Grandmother of Matheson, Stephanie and Steve, Shawn, Cameron, and Emily. Sister of John Taylor, Jessie David and sister-in-law of Barbara Taylor. Missed by Ian’s children Michael and Cheryl, Lisa and Dan, Margot and Steve; and by Elizabeth Lawson, Jack Kincaid, and Nina Wagner. Predeceased by her first husband Thomas Kincaid and brother Donald Taylor.
Funeral service is at Knox Presbyterian Church, Tiverton on May 17th. Time to be determined.
Arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.
Lloyd W. WALKER of New Hamburg, formerly of Turnberry Township at the Grand River Hospital on Sunday at age 81. Beloved husband of Helen. Dear father of Douglas of New Hamburg, Denise of Toronto, Steve and Judy of New Hamburg and Beverley and Ron McLellan of Route 2, Brussels. Missed by 9 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, brother Joe and Eileen Walker, sisters Emma and Clarence Henning, and Edna McTavish. Predeceased by a daughter-in-law Dianne Walker, siblings Pearl, Helen and William.
Visitation is at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, New Hamburg on Wednesday from 12:30 PM until time of the service at 2:30.
Michael BLAKE of Seaforth, peacefully at Seaforth Community Hospital on Monday in his 58th year. Beloved husband of Mary. Dear father of Ashley and Adam. Son of Irene Blake. Son-in-law of Russell Smith. Brother of Janet McLean and Doug, Don and Julie, Fran McCall and Ross, Yvonne McLean and Glenn, Linda Evans and Steve, Greg and Marie, Steven and Kathy. Brother-in-law of Gloria Marcy and Brian, Julia Adair and Chris.
Visitation is at the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth on Wednesday from 7 to 9 PM and on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Mass from St. James Catholic Church, Seaforth on Friday at 11 AM.
Elsie HOPKINS of Hanover at her residence on Sunday in her 84th year. Survived by her children Barbara and Reg Tomes, Elizabeth and Glynn Hardy, Howard and Jill Morrison; stepsons Roland Hopkins, and Richard and Dawn Hopkins. Grandmother to Jamie, Kevin, Kristen, Scott, Alexandria, Devon, Shawn, Jon, Katie, and Joe. Survived by her brothers Lloyd Kingswell, Howard and Shirley Kingswell and sister-in-law Janice Kingswell. Predeceased by her first husband James Morrison, second husband Donald Hopkins and brother Clinton Kingswell.
Visitation is at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Thursday from 9 AM until time of the Funeral Service at 11.
June WARWICK WHITE at Alexandra Marine & General Hospital, Goderich on Monday in her 71st year. Beloved wife of the late Gerald White. Dear mother of Mark and his wife Sanda and step-mother of Steven White and Aneta, and Laurie White. Grandmother of Alexa, James, Alex, Kashia, Joshua, and Daniel. Predeceased by her sister Margaret Warwick.
Friends will be received at the McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich on Saturday from 10 AM until time of the service at 11. Donations to the Kidney Foundation appreciated. Friends may sign the book of condolences at: mccallumpalla.ca
Cleon BRUBACHER of Listowel on Monday in his 88th year. Husband of Marilyn Jones. Father of Valerie and Ken Quarrie. Missed by grandchildren Alicia and Mike, Joshua, and Sarah; stepchildren Brenda and Glenn Holloway, Bruce and Kathy Jones, Richard and Bonny Jones; siblings Abner and Mary Irene, Sidney and Martha, Sally and Wayne Martin, Manny and Mary Ellen, Aden and Jan, Amzie and Doris, Hank and Mary Ann, Peg and Richard Bauman, and sister-in-law Joan. Predeceased by his first wife Mary and 2 siblings.
Visitation is at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 6 to 8 PM. Funeral service is at the Listowel Mennonite Church on Thursday at 11 AM.
Lori Anne POWELL of Ashfield Township, tragically, on March 4th. Loved daughter of Bob and Ruth. Dear sister of Glen Powell and Julia Reichl and devoted aunt of Ethan and Jackson.
Family and friends will be received at the Low and Low Funeral Home in Port Perry, today [Tuesday] from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday at 2 PM with a reception to follow at the funeral home.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Lucknow Legion on Sunday, March 16th beginning at 2 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to 4-H Ontario, or Ontario Ayrshire Memorial Fund.
Cleon BRUBACHER of Listowel on Monday in his 88th year. Husband of Marilyn Jones. Father of Valerie and Ken Quarrie. Grandfather of Alicia and Mike, Joshua, and Sarah. Missed by stepchildren Brenda and Glenn Holloway, Bruce and Kathy Jones, Richard and Bonny Jones, and their families. Brother of Abner and Mary Irene, Sidney and Martha, Sally and Wayne Martin, Manny and Mary Ellen, Aden and Jan, Amzie and Doris, Hank and Mary Ann, Peg and Richard Bauman, and brother-in-law of Joan. Predeceased by his first wife Mary and 2 siblings.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced tomorrow by the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel.