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16 2014 April

Moore, Walter (Age 76, Wingham)

Walter MOORE of Wingham at Wingham Hospital on Tuesday at age 76. Dear father of Linda and Richard Partington of B. C., Richard and Janice of Nunavut and Cindy Clark of Wingham. Grandfather of Robert, Christina, Danielle, Ryley, Trevor, Maria, and great-grandson Chase. Brother of Joe Moore, Agnes Hetsler, Joyce and Bob Broom, Shirley Hamilton, Pauline and Ken Pennington. Brother-in-law of Shirley, and Joyce Moore. Predeceased by his wife Alice, sister Alice Kalish, and brothers Frank, Charles and Tommy.
Visitation is at McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Saturday from 2 till 4 PM, where the funeral service is held on Monday at 1 PM.

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16 2014 April

Ryan, Jean (Age 88, Mitchell)

Jean RYAN of Mitchell, formerly of Dublin on Tuesday at age 88. Wife of the late Maurice Ryan. Mother of Joseph and Mary, Maureen Lang, Marilyn French, Kevin and Pam, Gary and Kathy, Greg and Laurie, Margaret Ann and Richard Templeman. Grandmother of 21 grand- and her cherished great-grandchildren. Sister of Loreen McDougall. Predeceased by sons-in-law Dave Lang, Allan French and sisters Mary Coyne and Eileen Williams.
Visitation is at the Lockhart Funeral Home, Mitchell on Saturday from 1 till 4 and 6 to 8 PM. Mass of Christian Burial is at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Dublin on Monday at 1:30 PM.

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16 2014 April

Knapp, Lila (Age 92, Hanover)

Lila KNAPP of Hanover, formerly of Sullivan Township, at Hanover Hospital on Tuesday in her 93rd year. Dear mother of Shirley Clarke of Chesley, Eleanor Showell and husband Brad Edmonstone of Beamsville, Murray and Kathy of Route 4, Chesley. Missed by 9 grand-, 15 great-grand-, 5 great-great-grandchildren; sister Ruby Knapp; sisters-in-law Elda Mae and Jean Knapp. Predeceased by her husband Arnold, sons-in-law Bruce and Rick, great-granddaughter Taya, and brother Elmer.
Visitation is at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Sunday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service from St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Chesley on Monday at 1 PM.

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16 2014 April

Breton, Judith ‘Judy’ (Age 49, frmly Durham)

Judith ‘Judy’ BRETON, formerly of Durham, suddenly at St. Jacques de Leeds, Quebec on Monday at age 49. Loved daughter of Gary and Alice Lawrence of Durham. Beloved wife of Jacques Breton. Devoted mother of Christian and Lauren, both of Montreal. Dear sister of Todd and his wife Jeannette of Ayton.
Funeral service will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Durham on Monday at 2 PM. Interment, Durham Cemetery. Donations may be made to the charity of your choice through the Fawcett-McEacheran Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, Durham.

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16 2014 April

Murray, Dorothy (Age 83, Lucknow)

Dorothy MURRAY, beloved wife of the late Donald Murray, of Lucknow, at Pinecrest Manor on Monday at age 83. Dear Mother of Marjorie and Steve Hackett of Lucknow, Reid and Sandra Murray of Port Albert and Marlene Murray and Rick of Vanastra. Missed by daughter-in-law Jackie Murray; 10 grand-, 3 great-grandchildren; sisters Lillian Irvin and Ruth Shropshall; brothers Doug and MaryLou Raynard, Bruce and Norma Raynard and Chris Raynard. Predeceased by her son Allan.
Visitation is at the MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where a funeral service will be held on Saturday at 11 AM.

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15 2014 April

Kennedy, Adam (Age 87, frmly Teeswater)

Adam KENNEDY of Wingham, formerly of Teeswater, on Monday in his 88th year. Father of Cameron Kennedy and Heather Kuntz of Teeswater, Craig and Leslie of Elginfield, Carl and Denise of Teeswater and Carolyn and Nolan Pfaff of Mt. Brydges. Missed by grandchildren Cory, Lauren, Ben, Caleb, Lukas, Annalise, Leah, Jackson and Bryson; sister Jessie Clancy; sisters-in-law Evelyn Kennedy, Betty Kennedy, Anita Kennedy and Doris Allin. Predeceased by his wife Betty and 7 siblings.
Visitation is at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Wednesday from 6 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is conducted on Thursday at 1 PM.

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15 2014 April

Metcalfe, Lorne (Age 84, Harriston)

Lorne METCALFE of Harriston at Caressant Care Nursing Home on Sunday in his 85th year. Husband of Olive Metcalfe. Father of Carol and Malcolm Ortelli of Kitchener, and Wallace and Luce Metcalfe of Laverochere, Quebec. Grandfather of Katrina and Ryan Telfer, Sabrina Metcalfe, and Jessie Metcalfe, and great-grandfather of Benjamin, Emerson and Vincent Telfer. Brother of Earle, Edgar and Hilda, Alan, Donald and Diane.
Visitation is at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Saturday at 11 AM. Interment in Harriston Cemetery.

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14 2014 April

Watson, Janet (Age 96, Port Stanley)

Janet WATSON, peacefully at her residence, Extendicare, Port Stanley on Sunday in her 97th year. Loving aunt to Janet Beecroft of Branftord, David Beecroft of Mississauga and Belgrave, James Beecroft and spouse Marilyn of Wasaga Beach, Alice Grottoli of Collingwood. Great-aunt of Sarah and Ben, Jamie, Andrew, Laura, and Adam. Missed by friends and members of St. Paul’s United Church. Predeceased by her sister Margaret Beecroft and brother Robert M. Watson.
Friends may call at the H. A. Kebbel Funeral Home, Aylmer on Wednesday from 2 until 4 PM. Funeral service will be held at St. Paul’s United Church, Aylmer on Thursday at 11 AM.

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14 2014 April

Abell, Margaret (Age 93, Walkerton)

Margaret ABELL of Walkerton, at Brucelea Haven on Sunday. She was 93. Loving mother of Jim and Fay of Walkerton, Peggy and Bill Van Holten, Richard and Cyndy, all of Eden Grove, Ann and Derwyn Taylor, Joyce and Brian Woods, all of Walkerton and Doug and Sherri of Formosa. Grandmother of 18 grand-, 18 great-grand- and 6 great-great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her husband Arthur, granddaughter Jessica, sister Dorothy and husband Adolph Rody, brother John and wife Joyce Ward.
Visitation is at Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Wednesday at 11.

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14 2014 April

Crawford, Orville (Age 71, Wingham)

Orville CRAWFORD of Wingham at Wingham & District Hospital on Sunday at age 71. Lovingly remembered by Mary Helliker of Wingham. Dear father of Michele and David Soares and Susanne and Brian Kerr, all of Guelph. Cherished grandfather of Cameron and Troy Kerr and Danielle and Jordan Soares. Brother of Douglas Crawford of Chatsworth. Predeceased by his parents Carl and Isabelle Crawford and brother Murray Crawford.
Following Orville’s directions, there will be no funeral or visitation. Memorial donations to a charity of one’s choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.
Arrangements entrusted to the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham.

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