Lorraine STANLEY of London at Kensington Village, on Sunday at age 88. Beloved wife of the late Laurence Stanley. Dear mother of Elizabeth Stanley and her husband Ronald Wagner, and Dr. Ronald Stanley and his wife Judy. Also missed by her 6 grandchildren, sister-in-law Patricia Stanley of Kincardine and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by son-in-law Gregory Twigg, sisters-in-law Audrey Traher, Helen Smith, Edith Pedersen, and brothers-in-law Glen, Russell, and Norval Stanley.
A Funeral Service will be held from MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley on Thursday at 1 PM with visitation 1 hour prior.
Winnie NEABLE of Gorrie at Palmerston Hospital on July 22nd in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Howard Neable. Lovingly missed by daughters Beverley of Truro, Nova Scotia and Ruth of Gorrie; grandsons James and Caleb, and nieces and nephews in Ontario and Ohio, USA. Predeceased by her brother James Douglas and his wife Jackie, and brother-in-law Walter Neable and his wife Hilda.
Visitation from the Gorrie Visitation Centre of the Schimanski Family Funeral Home on Wednesday from 7 to 9 PM and again on Thursday from the Brethren in Christ Church, Fordwich from 1 PM until time of the funeral service at 2.
Donald “Don” RIBEY, peacefully at the Residential Hospice of Grey Bruce, Owen Sound on Saturday in his 78th year. Loving husband of Sharon. Survived by his sister Noreen and Harry Kibler; brother Howard and Audrey Ribey; sister-in-law Marsha and Dan Lewis; and brother-in-law Patrick and Sheree Lacasse. Nephew of Marion Lougheed, Bert McKenzie, and Jean Foden. Predeceased by his sister Marion and Alvin Schlorff, and niece Elinor Phillips.
Visitation is at the Port Elgin Chapel of the T. A. Brown Funeral Home, today [Tuesday] from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A Celebration of life will be held at the Bruce Township Community Centre, Underwood on Wednesday at 2 PM.
Leslie “Les” COATES of Mount Forest at the Caressant Care Nursing Home, Harriston on Sunday in his 81st year. Dear brother of Olive Wilson of Mississauga, George Coates, Gladys Stubbs, both of Mount Forest, Marie Paterson of Victoria Harbour, and Billy Coates and his wife Maxine of Wingham. Brother-in-law of Les Holboroug and Bill Morgan. Predeceased by his sisters Margaret Rose, Kay Jones, Betty Holborough, Vicky Morgan and 5 brothers-in-law.
Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service is at the First Baptist Church, Mount Forest on Thursday at 11 AM.
John GROTENHUIS of Harriston on Sunday in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Willy Grotenhuis for 58 years. Father of Everett and Dorothy Grotenhuis of Palmerston, Betty and Jeff Bannerman of Listowel, Neil and Holly Grotenhuis of Mount Forest, and father-in-law of Shelley, and Carolyn Grotenhuis. Remembered by 15 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and 2 brothers. Predeceased by his sons John and William.
Visitation will be held at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Service will be held at Knox-Calvin Presbyterian Church, Harriston on Friday at 2 PM.
Dorothy FOELL at Stratford General Hospital on Friday at age 83. Dear wife of Stanley Foell of Elmira. Loved mother of Diane and Bruce Hahn of Monkton, Richard and Terri Metzger of Milverton. Missed by 14 grand- and 14 great-grandchildren. Sister of Herb Metzger, Helen Vandermolen, Earl Metzger, Gladys Vollmer, AnnaBelle Payson, Heather Metzger-Morrison, and Robert Metzger. Predeceased by her first husband Albert Metzger.
Family and friends may visit at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira, today from 2 till 4 and 6 to 9 PM and on Tuesday at Trinity United Church, Elmira, from 1 PM until time of the funeral service at 2.
Bruce RICHMOND of Wingham, formerly of Blyth, at Braemar Nursing Home, Wingham on Friday in his 74th year. Husband of Ula. Father of Karen Stewart of Blyth, Sherry Richmond of Windsor, Darren and his wife Michelle of Blyth, and the late Gary Richmond. Missed by his grandchildren Aaron, Krista and John, Christopher and Cindy, Cole and Nicole, Dalton, Carson, and great-grandson Jordan. Brother and brother-in-law of Keith and Olwen Richmond, Iona and Bob Soloaub, Ian and Margaret Griffiths, and Gwilym and Gwen Griffiths.
At Bruce’s request, cremation has taken place. Private family interment of ashes, Blyth Union Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to the Falconer Funeral Home, Blyth.
Elizabeth “Bessie” TOWNSHEND, formerly of Clinton and Route 2, Bayfield, on Wednesday in her 93rd year. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Mary and Dr. John Simmons of London and Elaine Townshend of Clinton. Missed by her grandchildren David, Janice and Brian Simmons, and by great-grandchildren Amber Ferris and Josh Simmons. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Ida McBride, Florence Chuter, Anna Blatchford of Listowel and Joyce Morrison. Predeceased by her husband William, 4 sisters and 4 brothers.
Friends will be received at the Falconer Funeral Home in Clinton on Wednesday from 12-noon until time of the funeral service at 2 PM.Read More →
Melita EDWARDS, of Holyrood on Thursday at Victoria Hospital, London at the age of 71. . Dear mother of Michelle Edwards of London and Jody and Ewald Rothmaier of Holyrood. Missed by her grandkids Chrissy Thompson, Bella and Layne. Survived by her sisters Bev Malmberg of Benmiller, and Camille Taylor of London, and sisters-in-law Pat Edwards and Penny Coulter. Predeceased by her husband Fred Edwards, brother Rod and granddaughter Riley.
Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM at MacKenzie and McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow where the funeral service will be conducted on Monday at 2 PM.
Charles MURCH in Kincardine on Sunday, July 20th. He was 90. Predeceased by Lillas, his wife of 47 years. Survived by his 4 children Colin, Wayne and wife Connie, Wanda, and Heather and husband Scott. Also survived by grandchildren Fraser, Whitney, Brandon, Maddison and Louisa and 2 great grandchildren, Lincoln and Eli; sisters, Betty Ford and Peggy Barnes both of England and special friend Shirley Fair, of Kincardine,
Visitation at the Kincardine United Church on Sunday, August 3rd, from 1 PM until a celebration of Charlie’s life at 2 PM. Donations to the Kincardine Hospital Foundation appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.