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23 2016 July

Carter, Betty (Age 87, Mount Forest)

Betty June Carter nee Snider, of Mount Forest, on Friday in her 88th year. Mother of Linda and Ken Smith of Mount Forest, Bob Carter and Jane Newton of Durham and Jeffrey Carter of Mount Forest. Remembered by 5 grand, 8 great-grand and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Sister of Wallace and Joanne, Dale and Julie and Darrel and Donna, and sister-in-law of Joyce Snider. Predeceased by husband Albert, 2 sisters, 4 brothers and their spouses.
A celebration of Betty’s life along with a Royal Canadian Legion Ladies Auxiliary service will be held at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Tuesday, at 1 PM, with visitation prior to the service from 12 to 12:45 PM.

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23 2016 July

Culbert, Harriet (Age 76, Kitchener)

Harriet Marie Culbert of Kitchener on Wednesday. She was 76. Wife of Barry for 52 years.  Missed children Brian and Karen, Brad and Lisa, Bev and Shawn MacMullin and Barb and Billy Gaul; 8 grandchildren, 12 siblings, Donna and Judy Huber and several brothers and sisters-in-law. Predeceased by parents Simon and Loretta and 3 nephews.
Visitation at the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo, on Sunday, from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM with Parish Prayers at 8:45 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. John’s Roman Catholic Church, Kitchener, on Monday, at 11 AM. Reception to follow in the parish hall.

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23 2016 July

DeRose, John “Homer” (Age 69, Teeswater)

John “Homer” DeRose of Route 2, Teeswater, formerly of Wellesley, on Friday, in his 70th year. Husband of Margaret DeRose. Brother of Marianne and Lloyd Schneider of Kitchener, Michael and Patricia of Drayton, Suzanne and Albert Keinapple of Dundalk, Carol of Ottawa and Mark and Angela of Prescott. Remembered by nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews, mother-in-law Lore Moessner  and sister-in-law Ingrid and Bill Horst. Predeceased by his parents, sister Tamaris and father-in-law Erwin Moessner.
Visitation at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Wednesday from 6 to 9 PM, where the memorial service to celebrate John’s life will be held on Thursday at 1 PM.

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22 2016 July

Hoogendorn, Maria (Age 93, Clinton)

Maria Hendrika HOOGENDOORN of Clinton on Wednesday in her 94th year. Wife of the late John Hoogendoorn. Loving mother of John and Nellie of Route 3, Clinton, Richard and Annette Hoogendoorn of Whitby, the late Sophia and Paul Howes of Waterloo. Missed by 11 grand- and 9 great-grandchildren. Sister of Jan, Thijs, and Arie Brouwer, the late Dirk, Wim, and Anton Brouwer.
Friends will be received at the Clinton Christian Reformed Church, 243 Princess Street East, Clinton, today [Friday] from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Saturday at 11 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Falconer Funeral Home, Clinton.

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22 2016 July

Pfeffer, Carl (Age 94, Mount Forest)

Carl John PFEFFER of Mount Forest at Louise Marshall Hospital on Wednesday in his 95th year. Loved by children Sallyanna Bell and Robert, Wilda Leibold and Larry, Wilma Shannon and Jack, Carol Watson and Ron, Cheryl Hincks and Paul; daughter-in-law Jean Pfeffer; and their families. Brother-in-law of Edna Grein, Ruth Becker, Eileen Becker, and Mary Ann Pfeffer. Predeceased by his wife Nelda, son Ross, brothers Jacob and Walter, and niece Yvonne.
Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Sunday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Service from St. John’s Lutheran Church, Mount Forest on Monday at 1 PM.

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21 2016 July

Twolan, Shirley (Age 68, Ripley)

Shirley TWOLAN of Ripley, wife of the late Bernie Twolan, on Wednesday at Kincardine Hospital at age 68. Greatly missed by sons Mitch and Brittney of Point Clark, Clint and Shaena of Princeton, Steve and Julie of Point Clark; grandchildren Brandon, Kyler, Emma, Bronwyn, Amelia, Slade, and Sophie. Sister of Gary and Diane, Wayne, Clifton, Kevin, Faye, Glorianne and Claude, Cathy and Tommy, Brenda, Dorothy and Andy, and sister-in-law of Jack and Madge Twolan. Predeceased by 3 siblings.
Visitation is at the MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley on Sunday from 1 until 4 PM, where a funeral service is held on Monday at 11 AM.

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20 2016 July

Morrell, Margaret (Age 97, frmly Harriston)

Margaret MORRELL, formerly of Harriston, peacefully on Tuesday in her 98th year. Wife of the late Gordon Morrell. Mother of Brenda Fotheringham and Wayne Riley of Wingham. Missed by her grandchildren Christine and Mike Buckley, Janice Fotheringham and Rob Marriner, and Chad Fotheringham and his fiancée Katie Otter. Great-grandmother of Charlie, Joshua, Marcus, and Michayla Buckley. Sister-in-law of Lloyd Reading. Predeceased by her sister Mabel Eurig.
Visitation will be held at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Friday from 12-noon until time of the funeral service at 2 PM. Interment in Harriston Cemetery.

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20 2016 July

Schaus, Moreen (Age 74, Walkerton)

Moreen SCHAUS (nee Francis) of Route 1, Walkerton at University Hospital, London on Monday. She was 74. Survived by husband Wally Schaus; son Ken and Marsha Schaus of Hanover; grandchildren Karla and Kelly. Also survived by brother Clark and Elaine Francis of Hanover, sisters Jean Price of Guelph, Connie and Clare Newell of Durham and several nieces and nephews.
A private family memorial service will be held at the Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover. Cremation with inurnment in Hanover Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Sick Kids Hospital Toronto appreciated.

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20 2016 July

Ellis, Robert ‘Bob’ (Age 77, Hanover)

Robert ‘Bob’ ELLIS of Hanover at Hanover and District Hospital on Sunday. He was 77. Survived by loving wife Noreen Exton-Ellis of Hanover; daughters Teresa and Blair MacDonald of Burlington, Sheila and Matthew Donaldson of Oakville; and son Trevor of Mississauga. Grandfather of Morgan and Brooke MacDonald; chosen daughters Deborah Hatten and Rob Duckworth, Lisa and Doug Tyrrell. Missed by best friend Shadow. Brother-in-law of Anne Ellis. Predeceased by his brothers Andy and John.
Visitation is at the Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Friday from 10:30 AM until time of the funeral service at 11:30. Interment in Hanover Cemetery.

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19 2016 July

Coelho, Manuel (Age 75, Listowel)

Manuel COELHO of Listowel, peacefully, at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Tuesday in his 76th year. Husband of the late Venancia Coelho. Father of Susie and Craig Quinlan, and Manny and Maryheather Coelho, all of Listowel. Grandfather of Venancia and Chance Quinlan, Hayden and Landen Coelho. Brother of Joe and Agueda, John and Gloria, Raymond and Clara, and brother-in-law of Maria. Predeceased by his sister Maria and husband John Condinho.
Visitation is at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 6 to 8 PM. Mass of Christian Burial celebrated at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Listowel on Friday at 11 AM.

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