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24 2014 April

Hewitt, Wilbert ‘Wib’ (Age 83, Lucknow)

Wilbert ‘Wib’ HEWITT of Lucknow at Wingham Hospital on Wednesday at the age of 83. Loved husband of Eunice for 60 years. Dear father of Sam and Judy of Lucknow, Vern and Sue of Belgrave, Ken and Audrey of Lucknow, Gary and Darlene of Colborne Township, Robin and Barb of Goderich. Missed by his grandchildren Barry, Mary, Gary, Gerald, Krista, Jason, Tammy, Tommy, Mathew, Greg, B.J., Jessica and great-granddaughter Evelyn. Brother of Edwin and Fern, Audrey and Norm Bonnett, Allison Hayes, and Ron and Janice.
Visitation is at the MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow on Friday from 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Saturday at 2 PM.

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24 2014 April

Bailey, Carl (Age 69, frmly Chesley)

Carl Edward BAILEY of Formosa, formerly of Chesley, at Walkerton Hospital on Wednesday in his 70th year. Husband of the late Marlene Sacks. Loving father of Carlene Kell and Gary Mole of Allenford, Marlo of Holland Centre and Darlene Bailey of Hanover. Grandfather of Alicia, Courtney, Brittany, Nicole, Colton, Alexa, Justin and 6 great-grandchildren. Brother of Ruth and Ron George, Barb Bailey, Mary Davis, and Gerald and Marlene. Predeceased by his brother-in-law Allan Davis.
A celebration of life will be held at the Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Monday from 5 to 8 PM.

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23 2014 April

Smith, Dorothy (Age 81, Kincardine)

Dorothy SMITH of Kincardine, at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre – Kincardine, on Monday in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of the late Ken Smith. Dear mother of Tony and Elaine Smith of Waverley, Nova Scotia and the late Robert Smith. Loved ‘Grannie’ of Alec, Jenna and Kari. Predeceased by her brothers Sydney, Geoffrey and Leslie Roberts and her sister Nancy Pogson.
Visitation will be held at the Lighthouse Fellowship Baptist Church, Kincardine on Saturday from 12-noon until time of the funeral service at 1 PM. Memorial donations to the Lighthouse Fellowship Baptist Church ‘Building Fund’ appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.

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23 2014 April

Colclough, George (Age 93, Clinton)

George COLCLOUGH of Clinton on Saturday in his 94th year. Beloved husband of the late Marianne Colclough. Loving father and father-in-law of Sharon and Phil Telfer of Zurich and Wayne and Deb Colclough of Route 4, Wingham. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Matt and Jenn Telfer, Lee Telfer, Rachel, Shawn and Telly Colclough. Brother-in-law of Jack Merrill and Mildred Merrill. Predeceased by brothers-in-law Elwin and Ross Merrill and sister-in-law Lula Merrill.
Cremation has taken place.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at the Falconer Funeral Home – Clinton Chapel on Saturday at 2 PM with visitation 2 hours prior.

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23 2014 April

Porter, Darwin (Age 60, Goderich)

Darwin PORTER of Goderich and formerly of Goderich Township on Monday in his 61st year. Darwin was the son of the late Richard and June Porter. Dear brother of Dwight Porter and his wife Norma of Goderich Township. Predeceased by his brother Beverly and sister Renada.
Cremation has taken place.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at Falconer Funeral Home – Bluewater Chapel, Goderich on Friday at 11 AM with visitation one hour prior to the service time.

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23 2014 April

Dickson, Helen (Age 94, Goderich)

Helen DICKSON of Goderich at Maitland Manor on January 17th in her 95th year. Loving mother of Art Dickson and Mary, Tom and Dianne, Willa and Barry Bogie, Sandy Dickson and Barry, Doug and Heather. Missed by 21 grand- and 45 great-grandchildren. Sister of Anne Anderson, John and Evelyn Quaid, Millie Montgomery and Bob, Bud and Jessie Quaid. Missed by son-in-law Gerry Kerr and Donna, and daughter-in-law Jan Dickson. Predeceased by her husband Melvin, daughter Annette Kerr, son Don, and 2 sisters.
A Memorial Service will be held at Lakeshore United Church on Friday at 1 PM with visitation one hour prior.
Arrangements entrusted to McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich.

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22 2014 April

Montag, Gerald (Age 69, Walketon)

Gerald MONTAG of Walkerton, at his residence on Monday. He was 69. Beloved husband of Mary Lou. Missed by his children Tracey and Brian Ruetz of Kitchener, Keith and Erin of Baden. Grandfather of Emma, Matthew, Abby, Shane, and Audrey. Brother of Mary Ann Grubb, John, Alphonse and Theresa, Leo and Loretta, Rita and Roger Boudreau, Alice and Ron Paleczny, Clare and Rose Ann, Clara and Sam Geddes, Jerome and Marlene, Clarence and Marlene, Bernadette and Larry Schlorff.
Visitation is at Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with parish prayers at 8:30. Funeral Mass from Sacred Heart Church, Walkerton on Thursday at 11 AM.

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22 2014 April

Bargy, Gladys (Age 101, Ayton)

Gladys BARGY of Ayton, peacefully at Durham Hospital on Friday at the age of 101. Beloved wife of the late Hershall Bargy. Loving mother of Roy of Ayton. Also survived by nephew Steven Caudle. Predeceased by brothers Bill Skead and John Ferchat and sisters Grace Billings and Uldene Caudle.
Cremation has taken place.
A graveside service will be held at Alsfeldt Cemetery in the summer. Memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the Grey Bruce Cremation and Burial Services, Owen Sound.

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22 2014 April

Lajoie, Robert ‘Bob’ (Age 74, Kincardine)

Robert “Bob” LAJOIE of Kincardine, at Kincardine Hospital on Monday in his 75th year. Beloved husband of Sharon. Father of Rob and Nadine, Lori and Todd Bryant, Lisa Lajoie and Ezekiel Hagar. Grandfather of Danielle, Benjamin, Matthew, Michael, and Anna. Brother of Helen Callery, Jean and Willy Delaney, Joan and Eugene Lemay, Carol Lajoie and Gary Wilson, Cecil and Pat, Ron, and Doug. Predeceased by his sister Betty.
Visitation is at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral mass from St. Anthony’s Roman Catholic Church, Kincardine on Friday at 11 AM.

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22 2014 April

Wark, William ‘Bill’ (Age 77, Goderich)

William ‘Bill’ WARK of Goderich, formerly of Ingersoll at the Alexandra Marine & General Hospital on Wednesday at age 77. Survived by his loving wife of 52 years Beth Wark. Loving father of Laura Wark and Don Miller of Creemore, Robin Wark and James Buchanan of Toronto, Craig Wark and Holly Mercer-Wark of Brampton, Ian Wark and Kelly of Parkhill and Meighan Wark and Greg Lobb of Bayfield. Papa of Arran, Claire, Rory, Liam, Rhys, Annelies, Andrew, Jackson, Maggie, Hugh, and Hannah.
A drop-in reception will be held this Saturday [April 26th] between 3 and 7 PM at Sunset Golf Course, just North of Goderich on Golf Course Road.
Arrangements entrusted to the McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich.

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