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27 2016 August

Schuett, Dr. Leo (Age 95, London)

Dr. Leo Ralph SCHUETT  of London on Friday, at London University Hospital in his 96th year. A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, he was the father of Richard and Lori Schuett, Jane Klages, Paul Schuett, Mary Lou Orend and Barry Turk, Elaine and Walter Pevcevicius, Anita and Joe Goncalves.  Loving grandfather of 14 grand and 21 great-grandchildren. Pre-deceased by his wife of 67 years, Alvena, brother Tom and sister Dora Mullen.
Visitation will be held at the Greg Roberts Funeral Home, Mildmay on Monday from 7 to 9 PM with a Knights service at 9 PM. A funeral mass will be celebrated at Scared Heart Church, Mildmay, on Tuesday at 11 AM.

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26 2016 August

Bowers, Robert ‘Bob’ (Age 89, Bayfield)

Robert George BOWERS of Bayfield on Thursday at Seaforth Community Hospital in his 90th year. Loved Dad of Wanda and Larry Treanor of Thunder Bay, Steve and Rita of Brussels and Chris and Pam of Bayfield. Grandad of Jeff, Lina, Greg, Laura, Gavin, Nicole and Robyn. Great-grandad of Jazmine, Caden and Madison. Survived by his sisters Jean Ivens and Sylvia Flynn. Predeceased by his wife Margaret and brother Arch.
Friends will be received at the McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich on Monday from 10 AM until time of the funeral service at 11. Burial to take place at Bayfield Cemetery.

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26 2016 August

Ferguson, Grace (Age 58, Harriston)

Grace FERGUSON of Harriston at Freeport Hospital, Kitchener on Wednesday at the age of 58. Wife of Kevin Ferguson. Loving mom to Andrew and Samantha, Nicholas and Curtis. Dear grandmother to Luke. Sister of Dianne Walkom, and step-daughter of Stan Player. Sister-in-law of Lynda and Dale Watson, Barb and Larry Stortz, Bev Fettes, Bill and Linda Ferguson, Blaine and Deby Ferguson, and Faye and Joe Meulensteen.
Visitation is at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Saturday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be held from Harriston United Church on Sunday at 2:30 PM. Interment in Harriston Cemetery.

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26 2016 August

MacQuarrie, Johnathan ‘John’ (Age 32, Mount Forest)

Johnathan ‘John’ MacQUARRIE of Mount Forest, suddenly on Tuesday in his 33rd year. Beloved husband of Shauna. Dear son of Norm and Veronika. Brother of Christina and Scott North, Erika and Andy Kelly, Bill and Sara, and Norm Junior. Son-in-law of Mike and Donna Smith. Brother-in-law of Tyler and Ashley Smith. Grandson of Evelyn MacQuarrie and grandson-in-law of Carol Enser.
Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest, today [Friday] from 1 till 3 and 6 to 9 PM with vigil prayer service at 6. Mass of Christian Burial from St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Mount Forest on Saturday at 11 AM with visitation from 10 until 10:45.

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25 2016 August

Jeffery, Marion Elizabeth ‘Bette’ (Age 93, frmly London)

Marion Elizabeth ‘Bette’ JEFFERY (nee Jarrett), formerly of London, with family by her side, at Kincardine Hospital on Tuesday at age 93. Wife of the late Dr. Edward Jeffery. Loving mother of Liz Corbett and husband Gail of London, Kathy Black and husband Jim of Ripley, Ruth Jeffery and partner Gord McLellan, Doug Jeffery and his wife Heather, all of London. Sister of Kathryn Moore and George and sister-in-law of Robert Jeffery and Dorothy. Loved by many grand- and great-grandchildren.
A Memorial Service will be conducted at the Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road North, London on Tuesday at 11 AM, with visitation one hour prior.

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25 2016 August

Churchill, Irene (Age 89, Hanover)

Irene CHURCHILL of Hanover, peacefully at Hanover Hospital on Wednesday. She was 89. Survived by husband Frank Symonds; children Dennis, Keith, Louise and Frank Stanway, Dorothy and Jim Heaney, Alan, Neil and Tish, Murray and Colleen, and Linda and Ron Sachs. Loved by 14 grand- and 11 great-grandchildren. Missed by Frank’s children Rick and Laurie Symonds, Linda and John Lerch, and Sheila and Dale Allen. Predeceased by her first husband Llewellyn Churchill and 8 siblings.
Visitation is at the Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, this evening [Thursday] from 6 until 8. Funeral Mass from Holy Family Church, Hanover on Friday at 10 AM.

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24 2016 August
23 2016 August

Leibold, Kenneth ‘Ken’ (Age 63, Clinton)

Kenneth Albert LEIBOLD, peacefully at home in Clinton on Sunday in his 64th year. Beloved husband to Valerie. Predeceased by loving daughter Char. Survived by sister Marion Malcolm, and brothers Douglas and Donald Leibold. Dear uncle to Kimberly McCullough. He loved his community and many close friends in Clinton.
Friends and family will be received at the First Baptist Church, Clinton on Wednesday for visitation from 11 AM with a funeral service to follow at 12-noon. Interment at Blyth Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Life Outreach or The First Baptist Church, Clinton appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to the Falconer Funeral Home, Clinton.

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23 2016 August

Caldwell, Lynn (Age 72, Paisley)

Lynn CALDWELL of Route 4, Paisley at Southampton Hospital on Sunday in his 73rd year. Dear dad of Stephen and Amanda of Elderslie Township, Sandra and Laszlo Guta of Paisley and Susan Caldwell and David Camp of Stouffville. Grandfather of Alexander, Morgan, Owen, Aaron and Sarah, Alyssa, Samuel, Raymond, and Lyndon. Brother of Garry and Ila, Lloyd and Diana, and Grace and James Birrell. Brother-in-law of Mary Northcott. Predeceased by his wife Marguerite.
Visitation is at Immanuel Evangelical Missionary Church, Paisley on Friday from 1 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where a funeral service is held on Saturday at 11 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley.

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22 2016 August

Strickert, Verna (Age 62, Ethel)

Verna STRICKERT of Ethel at Seaforth Community Hospital on Sunday in her 63rd year.  Wife of Walter Strickert. Sister of Irene Wagner, Mervin and Adeline Brubacher, Lloyd and Candie Brubacher, Willard Brubacher, Alice and Clayt Knorr. Sister-in-law of John Strickert, Mary Hartman, Irvin and Shirley Strickert, Frieda and Les Ducharme, Lillian and Dave Grandy. Predeceased by brothers- and sister-in-law Norman and Joan, Carl, Ernie in infancy and Wayne Hartman.
In keeping with Verna’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there is no visitation or service.
Arrangements entrusted to the Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood.

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