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10 2016 February

Gross, Carol (Age 64, Blyth)

Carol Anne GROSS (nee Govier) of Blyth at Clinton Public Hospital on Saturday in her 65th year. Beloved wife of Paul Gross. Dear mother and mother-in-law of Kevin and Amanda Gross, Dawn Gross and Gerald Benninger, all of Blyth. Missed by grandchildren Josh Hay and Julian Gross. Sister of Joan McDougall of Goderich, Murray Govier of Londesborough, Robert Scott, Donald and Brenda Scott, all of Blyth. Predeceased by her parents Murvin and Margaret Govier and Dorthy and Laurie Scott.
A celebration of Carol’s life will be held at the Blyth and District Community Centre on Friday from 2 until 4 PM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Falconer Funeral Home, Blyth.

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10 2016 February

Crowley, Frank (Age 63, Seaforth)

Frank CROWLEY of Route 5, Seaforth at Seaforth Community Hospital on Monday at age 63. Beloved husband of Patsy. Dear father of Jim and Stephanie, Jane and Ben Rapien, Julianne and Mark Dunn, Jeanette and Ryan Parker, and John. Grandpa of Jake, Joey, Casey, Sarah, Katie, Connor, Hannah, and Grace.
Visitation is at the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth on Thursday from 7 to 9 PM and on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, with Prayers at 1:30. Mass of Christian Burial from St. James Catholic Church, Seaforth on Saturday at 11 AM. Interment in St. Columban Catholic Cemetery followed by a reception at the Seaforth Community Centre.

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10 2016 February

Weber, Aaron (Age 90, Hanover)

Aaron WEBER of Hanover, formerly of Neustadt at The Village Seniors Community on Tuesday in his 91st year. Beloved husband for 69 years of Ruth of Hanover. Dear father of Robert and his wife Susan of Walkerton and Barbara and her husband Bryon Litt of Route 3, Durham. Grandfather of Beverly, Stephen, Becky, Matthew, Timothy, Michael and 11 great-grandchildren. Brother of George and his wife Emma of Hanover. Predeceased by 1 brother and 5 sisters.
Visitation is at the Garrett Funeral Chapel, Neustadt on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service will be conducted in St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Neustadt on Saturday at 2 PM.

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10 2016 February

Beuker, Julie (Age 30, Mildmay)

Julie Patricia BEUKER (nee Ruetz) of Mildmay at Walkerton Hospital on Monday. She was 30. Beloved wife of Thom and cherished mother of Anieke. Dear daughter of David and Trish, and sister of Erik and Amanda, Analisa and Mitch, and Gina and Shawn, all of Mildmay. Granddaughter of Roy and Hilda Blackhall. Predeceased by her grandparents Leo and Laverne Ruetz.
A mingle and mix visitation will be held at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Thursday from 4 until 9 PM. Mass of Christian Burial from Sacred Heart Church, Mildmay on Friday at 11 AM. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.

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10 2016 February

McDonald, Rev. Stanley (Age n/a, London)

Reverend Stanley McDONALD at Westmount Gardens, London on Monday. Dear uncle of the late Donald Coghlin and Pat, Dennis Earl and Joan, Murray Coghlin and Barb, Gary Earl and Beth, the late Rick Earl and Susan, Elaine Bell and Kim, Judy Hackett and Scott; and many great- and great-great nieces and nephews. He served churches in Londesborough, Hensall and Siloam United Church. Predeceased by his sisters Grace Coghlin and Ruth Earl.
Visitation is at the Harris Funeral Home, 220 Saint James Street at Richmond, London on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service will be held at Siloam United Church, 1240 Fanshawe Park Road East, London on Saturday at 11 AM.

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10 2016 February

Beddoe, Margaret (Age 82, Kitchener)

Margaret Christine BEDDOE (nee Oehm) of Kitchener at Sunnyside Home on Saturday. She was 82. Loved by her sons Andrew and Valerie of Wellesley, Thomas, and daughter Julia Beddoe, both of Kitchener. Grandma of Eric and Claire. Missed by her only surviving sibling Marion Kreutzkamp. Predeceased by her husband Bernard, sisters Edna Henderson, Ruth Deeves, Esther Deeves and brother Fred Oehm.
Friends are invited to a Memorial Celebration of Margaret’s life at Saint Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hanover on Saturday at 11 AM, with visitation one hour prior to service. Cremation has taken place. Inurnment in Hanover Cemetery.  Arrangements entrusted to the Mighton Funeral home, Hanover.

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09 2016 February

Wilson, Marion (Age 89, Palmerston)

Marion WILSON (nee Manclark) of Palmerston at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hamilton on Sunday in her 90th year. Wife of the late Russell Wilson. Dear mother of Maurice and Barb of Kincardine and Dave and Kathy of Palmerston. Grandmother of Rachelle and Jake Rowntree, Lyndsey and Josh Berlett, Mike and Grace, Chris, Avery and Ramsey Blacklock, Amy and Brian Kingston and great-grandchildren Brooke, Taylor, Jack, Etta, Cameron, Duncan, Henry, and James. Sister-in-law of Audrey Wilson and Audrey Alexander.
Visitation is at the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Service is in Palmerston United Church on Friday at 10:30 AM.

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09 2016 February

Weiler, Clara (Age 91, Mildmay)

Clara Rita WEILER (nee Ditner) of Mildmay at Hanover Hospital on Sunday in her 92nd year. Dear mother of Mary Anne and Richard Kuntz of Route 5, Mildmay, Marg and Shane Rutter of Barrie, Allan and Sherry of Route 2, Mildmay. Grandma of Joanne and Derek, Jennifer and Matt, Stephen, James, Tiffany, Nicole, Karlee, Paige, 3 great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law Lorraine Ditner and Hilda Kuntz. Predeceased by her husband Clarence, son Gerald, 3 brothers and 2 sisters.
Visitation is at the Greg Roberts Funeral Home, Mildmay on Wednesday from 6:30 to 9 PM with vigil service at 8:45. Funeral mass from Sacred Heart Church, Mildmay on Thursday at 11 AM.

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09 2016 February

Walker, Mary Helen (Age 79, n/a)

Mary Helen WALKER (nee Young) on Sunday at Sakura House, Woodstock in her 80th year. Wife of the late Lloyd Walker. Mother of Douglas, Denise Walker, Steve and Judy, and Beverley McLellan. Missed by 7 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild; in-laws Iris Young, Joe and Eileen Walker, Emma and Clarence Henning, and Edna McTavish. Predeceased by daughter-in-law Dianne, brother Roy Young, 2 sisters-in-law and 3 brothers-in-law.
Visitation is at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, New Hamburg on Thursday from 12:30 PM until time of the funeral service at 2:30. An Interment Service will be held at Wingham Cemetery in the spring.

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08 2016 February

Hutchinson, Betty (Age 85, Waterloo)

Betty HUTCHINSON (nee Wanless) of Waterloo at the Village at University Gates on Friday in her 86th year. Mother of Lynda and Wesley Alexander, Bill and Jane, Marie, Pix Martin, Ed, Gord Hutchinson and Shirley Livingston, David Hutchinson and Laurie Frith. Grandmother of 13 grand-, 12 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandson. Sister of Bruce and Donna Wanless. Sister-in-law of Blanche Wanless, Ethel McClure, and Anna Mae Mosley. Predeceased by her husband Clare, son James and an infant grandson.
A Memorial Service of Remembrance is at the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston on Wednesday at 4 PM, followed by a Celebration at the Palmerston Arena Complex at 5.

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