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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Catherine Gertrude DAVIS of Hanover at LHSC Victoria Hospital, London on Sunday. She was 81. Beloved wife of the late Earl Davis. Missed by her many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and great-great-nieces and nephews. She was the last surviving member of her family. Predeceased by her brothers Earl and William Livingstone and her sister Mary Hatten.
Visitation will be held at the Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Wednesday from 9:30 AM until time of a Funeral Service at 11. Interment in Hanover Cemetery. Donations to the Hanover & District Hospital Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society appreciated.
George DIMECK of Walkerton at Walkerton Hospital on Saturday. He was 91. Survived by his wife Susan Rankin; children Jennifer Dimeck and Harvey McFadden, Paula Dimeck and Bill Lee, Pat, Philip Dimeck and Pinky Venus, John and Annette, Helene Webb, Stephen and Nicola and their families. Brother of Sam and Barbara, Tony and Brenda. Brother-in-law of Barbara Forbes and Nancy Rawlings. Predeceased by his first wife Terry, daughter Christine and sister Patricia Brady.
Visitation is at Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Wednesday from 7 until 9 PM, with parish prayers at 8:30. Funeral Mass from Sacred Heart Church, Walkerton on Thursday at 11 AM.