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29 2017 April

DeRuiter, Sjieuwke (Age 92, Listowel)

Sjieuwke De Ruiter, of Listowel passed away on Thursday in her 93rd year. Wife of the late Maartin De Ruiter. Mother of Henry, Linda and Mel Graham, Rob and Tuyen Martin and Eileen, Jenny and Bert Askes, Richard and Kathy, Susan, David, Tena and Theo Boven. Also survived by 19 grand and 15 great-grandchildren.
Visitation at the Listowel Community Family Funeral Home Wallace Ave. North at Fairlane Road, Listowel on Monday evening from 6 to 9 PM with a funeral service at Bethel Christian Reformed Church, Listowel, on Tuesday at 11AM.

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29 2017 April

Glauser, Jakob (Age 69, Route 4, Wingham)

Jakob GLAUSER of Route 4, Wingham, at Wingham & District Hospital on Thursday, at the age of 69. Beloved husband of Hedy Glauser. Dear father of Fabienne Glauser and Peter Youngman of Ottawa, Simon and Natasha Glauser of Waterloo, and Christa and Brad Dawdy of Cambridge. Loving grandfather of Ethan Glauser, and Isabel and Luca Dawdy.
Visitation will be held at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Wingham on Wednesday from 12 noon until time of the funeral service at 1 PM. Interment in Mountview Cemetery, Cambridge.
Memorial donations to Caring for the Heart Ministries would be appreciated.  Arrangements entrusted to McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham.

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28 2017 April

Jewitt, Ross (Age 67, Clinton)

Ross JEWITT of Clinton on Wednesday at Clinton Public Hospital in his 68th year. Husband of Bonnie. Father of Scott and Korren of Wisconsin and Lori and Scott Stevens of Clinton. Grandpa of Malin, Macklin, Mckenzie, and Abby. Brother of Joyce and Bill Dowson, Barb and John, Dennis Jewitt and Phylis Biggin, Janice Preszcator, Don and Pat, Ken Jewitt and Mary Willert, Larry Jewitt and Jessie Young, Steve and Rose. Brother-in-law of Barb and Al Bosman, Rob and Brenda Ann Snell, Bette and Bev, Faye and Randy Hughes.
Friends are invited to a Celebration of Life at Holmesville Community Centre on May 6th from 1 until 4 PM with speeches at 3.   Arrangements entrusted to the Falconer Funeral Home, Clinton.

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28 2017 April

Oakes, Edna (Age n/a, Zurich)

Edna OAKES of Blue Water Rest Home in Zurich on Tuesday. Beloved wife of the late Harry Oakes who predeceased her in 1977. Dear mother and mother-in-law of Karon and Ernie Kerr of Bayfield and Herb and Faye Oakes of Goderich Township. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Caroline, Kelly, George, Michael and by 8 great-grandchildren.
A private family service and interment will be held at Clinton Cemetery, today [Friday].
Arrangements entrusted to the Falconer Funeral Home, Clinton.

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27 2017 April

Mullen, Peter (Age 73, Walkerton)

Peter MULLEN of Walkerton at home on April 19th. He was 73. Loving father of Sean and Nicole of Hanover. Dear brother of Richard and Lynette of Port Dalhousie, Roy and Barb of Walkerton, Daniel and Mary of Welland, Brian and Marguerite of Walkerton and Kelly and Kay of Port Elgin. Remembered by his nieces and nephews and friends. Predeceased by his wife Patricia and parents Dr. Gerry and Dora Mullen.
Visitation is at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Friday from 6 to 9 PM, with the funeral service on Saturday at 11 AM. Donations to Walkerton & District Hospital Foundation, Parkinson Society or the Canadian Cancer Society appreciated.

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26 2017 April

Scott, Murray (Age 75, frmly E. Wawanosh Twp.)

John ‘Murray’ SCOTT, formerly of East Wawanosh Township at Seaforth Community Hospital on Tuesday at age 75. Beloved husband of the former Wilma Dale. Loving father of Meribeth and Tim Vlemmix of Seaforth, Melanie Pletch and Marvin Cook of Belgrave and Jeffrey Scott and Rebecca Gain of Burlington. Dear grandfather of Scott, Meagan, Ben, Amelia, Blake, Isabella and Sidney. Brother of Alan and Margaret Scott. Predeceased by his parents Walter and Alice Scott, and son-in-law David Pletch.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Friday at 1 PM.

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26 2017 April

Robinson, Marilyn (Age 87, Kincardine)

Marilyn ROBINSON of Kincardine on Tuesday in her 88th year. Wife of the late Harold Robinson. Loving mother of Linda and Klaas Zondervan of Route 1, Tiverton, Donald Robinson of Meaford and Elizabeth and Steve Deer of Kincardine. Missed by 7 grand-, 8 great-grandchildren; siblings Catherine MacDonald of Kincardine, Lilo Jean and Keith Osborne of Fergus, and Helen Surridge and Carol Burrows, both of Kincardine. Predeceased by her brothers-in-law Peter MacDonald and Clair Burrows and nephew Rick Surridge.
A private family funeral service will take place at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.

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26 2017 April

Hale, Mary (Age 89, Palmerston)

Mary HALE at Royal Terrace, Palmerston on Tuesday in her 90th year. Wife of the late Gerald. Mother to David and Patricia, Margaret Ann and Wayne Benedict, Catherine, Michael and Susan, Ellen and Steve Rideout, Mary Jane and Grant McDonald, Laura and Paul Feick, Edward and Paula. Missed by 21 grand-, 23 great-grandchildren; brother Paul Madigan; in-laws Mervyn Cowan, Rita Tangney; Edward, Tom and Cecile, and Jean Hale.
Visitation is at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Thursday from 1 till 4 and 6 to 8 PM with parish prayers at 6:15. Mass of Christian Burial from St. Mary of the Purification Catholic Church, Mount Forest on Friday at 11:30 AM.

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26 2017 April

Wedow, Dianne (Age 63, Owen Sound)

Dianne WEDOW of Owen Sound, at Grey-Bruce Health Services in Owen Sound on Saturday. She was 63. Dianne was the last surviving member of her family. She will be fondly remembered by her family, friends, cousins, aunts and uncles. Predeceased by her parents Melvin and Merelda Wedow and brother Brian Wedow.
A Graveside Memorial Celebration will be held at Hanover Cemetery on May 5th at 11 AM. Cremation with inurnment at Hanover Cemetery in the family plot. Arrangements entrusted to the Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society appreciated.

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25 2017 April

Rock, Mark H. (Age 65, Atwood)

Mark H. ROCK of Atwood at Stratford General Hospital on Saturday in his 66th year. Husband of Kathy. Father of Michelle and Marcel Vanlochem, Amanda, Naomi and April Rock. Missed by his grandchildren Eliana, Tobias, Myla and Zemirah. Brother of Joel and Marilyn. Brother-in-law of Marg Rock and Barbara Rock. Son-in-law of Margaret McCallum. Predeceased by his parents John and Myrn Rock, brothers Raymond, Donald, John and father-in-law Jim McCallum.
Visitation is at the Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 6 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be held at First Baptist Church, Listowel on Friday at 11 AM.

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