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26 2015 February

Mitchell, Lloyd (Age 95, frmly Egmondville)

Lloyd MITCHELL, formerly of Egmondville, peacefully at Caressant Care in Harriston on Wednesday in his 96th year. Beloved husband of the late Edna. Loving father of Don Cooper and Lynda of Owen Sound, Ada Dearden and Doug of Owen Sound, Lorna Elliott and David of Clifford and son-in-law Paul Harris and Bobbi of Kemble.
Visitation will be held at the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth on Friday from 11 AM until the time of Lloyd’s funeral service at 1 PM. Visit Lloyd’s online memorial at: www.mcglynnfamilyfuneralhome.com

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26 2015 February

Mueller, John (Age 69, Ripley)

John MUELLER of Ripley, formerly of Point Clark and Conestogo Lake, at Kincardine Hospital on Monday in his 70th year. Beloved son of the late Philip and Ruth Mueller. Dear brother of Ronald of Campbellford and Robert and Lois of Monkton. Survived by his aunt Doreen Boles of Waterloo and his uncle David and Joyce Faust of Guelph. Sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and cousins.
A graveside service will be held at the Kincardine Cemetery at a later date. A reception will follow at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home. Donations to the Kincardine Hospital Foundation or charity of your choice appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.

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26 2015 February

Wood, Florence M. (Age 93, Mitchell)

Florence M. WOOD of Mitchell on Wednesday at age 93. Wife of the late Gordon Wood. Dear mother of Sharon Larsen of Oakwood and David and Gerda Wood of Stratford. Loved by her grandchildren Lisa McQuaid and Ward, Lee Anne Murray and Doug, Mike Wood and Christina, Katie Garzon and Diego, Derek Wood and Marta, Chris Wood and Sara, and her great-grandchildren. Sister of Elsie McSpadden, Ruth Rowe, Murray and Olene Dennis, Don and Esther Dennis and sister-in-law of Ken and Isabel Wilbee, and Joanne Dennis.
Visitation is at the Lockhart Funeral Home, Mitchell on Saturday from 2 till 4 PM and on Sunday from 2 PM until time of the funeral service at 3.

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26 2015 February

Harding, Lisa (Age 48, Fordwich)

Lisa HARDING of Fordwich, surrounded by family at Palmerston Hospital on Tuesday at the age of 48. Loving wife of David Harding. Proud mother of Stacey Harding of Listowel, and Curtis Harding and his friend LeAnne Deniet of Fordwich. Daughter of Hugh and Kathy Watt of Listowel, and sister of Brad Watt of Palmerston. Daughter-in-law to Ruth Harding of Fordwich. Sister-in-law to Jim and Deanna Harding, Marion Bartman, Doug and Darlene Harding, Mark and France Harding, and Donna Motz.
A Celebration of Lisa’s life will be held at Wallace Arena Hall, Kurtzville on Sunday from 1 until 4:30 PM, with stories being shared at 3.
Arrangements entrusted to the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston.

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26 2015 February

Coleman, Jane (Age 56, Kippen)

Jane Louise COLEMAN of Kippen at Victoria Hopsital, London on Monday in her 57th year. Beloved wife of Les Coleman. Dear mother of Suzanne Coleman of Kippen. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Paul and Marg Munn of Hensall, John and Sharon Munn of Hensall and John and Carol Coleman of Kippen. Sadly missed by her nieces and nephews and their families.
Visitation is at McBeath’s, 79 King Street, Hensall on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A funeral service will be conducted at Brucefield Community United Church on Saturday at 11 AM. Spring interment in Hensall Union Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to the J. M. McBeath Funeral Home, Zurich.

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26 2015 February

Little, Joan (Age 77, Wingham)

Joan LITTLE of Route 1, Wingham at Braemar on Sunday at age 77. The former Joan Armitage, beloved wife of the late Dr. William Little who predeceased her in 2000. Special aunt of Nancy and Ron Eickmeier and their family Daniel, David and Kathryn. Predeceased by her parents Ellwood and Ada Armitage and her parents-in-law Cecil and Violet Little.
A funeral service will be held in the chapel of the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Saturday at 1 PM. The Venerable Perry Chuipka officiating. Interment in Wingham Cemetery.

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25 2015 February

Crispin, Melville ‘Mel’ (Age 83, Hanover)

Melville ‘Mel’ CRISPIN of Hanover at Hanover & District Hospital on Monday in his 84th year. Beloved husband of Bernice. Dear father of Garry and his wife Audrey of Sydney, BC, Donald and his wife Nadine of Hanover. Dear grandfather of Garry Junior, Dawn, Lynn, Brendan, Mitchell, Keelan; and great-grandchildren Aurora, Karissa, Kayla, Damian, and Ishant. Survived by his sister Ethel Hock. Predeceased by his first wife Rhoda, daughter Sandra Kitchen, 2 sisters and 4 brothers.
Visitation will be held at St. James Anglican Church, Hanover on Sunday from 1 PM until time of the funeral service at 2.
Arrangements entrusted to the Garrett Funeral Chapel, Neustadt.

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24 2015 February

Gallaher, Jean (Age 80, frmly Howick Twp)

Jean GALLAHER of Clifford, formerly of Howick Township on Monday in her 81st year. Mother and mother-in-law of Liz Ross and Paul Knipfel, Glen Gallaher and Mae Hutchison, Susan Gallaher, Bill and Val, and Rob and Jen. Missed by grandchildren Amy, Tara, Fred and Sarah Ross; Tyler Gallaher and Carla Watson; Sydney, and Tristan Binkley; Evan, Leah, Madeleine, and Brenden Gallaher; 7 great-grandchildren, 2 brothers, 3 sisters-in-law and 1 brother-in-law. Predeceased by husband Bill, grandson Ryan, brother Bruce and sister-in-law Pat.
A memorial service to celebrate Jean’s life will be held at the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater on Thursday at 1:30 PM.

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24 2015 February

Bell, Ruby (Age 99, Clifford)

Ruby BELL of Clifford at Palmerston Hospital on Sunday in her 100th year. Wife of the late James G. Bell. Mother of Sandra Thompson-Bird of Mansfield, and James and Hope Bell of Midhurst. Missed by 5 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her brothers William, Stanley and Leslie Hebbard.
Visitation is at Knox United Church, Clifford on Saturday from 12-noon until time of the funeral service at 2 PM. Interment in Clifford Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston.

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24 2015 February

Schmidt, Thomas ‘Tom’ (Age 80, Walkerton)

Thomas ‘Tom’ SCHMIDT of Walkerton on Sunday in his 81st year. Husband of Betty. Father of Deborah and Bruce Siegfried, Kimberley Schmidt and friend Allan. Step-grandfather of Tammy. Brother of Mary and Len Fischer, Jackie Anstett, Monica and Frank Heisz, Kitty Chisholm, Larry and Ann, Carol and Don McDonald, Bill and Maureen and brother-in-law of Frank and Doreen Schular, Nancy and Gene McKinnon, Bud and Shirley Dodds. Predeceased by his son Michael and 2 siblings.
Visitation is at Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with Rosary at 8:45. Funeral Mass from Sacred Heart Church, Walkerton on Thursday at 11 AM.

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