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31 2014 July

Green, Dorothea (Age 93, Listowel)

Dorothea GREEN, formerly of Route 2, Listowel, at Knollcrest Lodge, Milverton on Wednesday in her 94th year. Wife of the late Alfred Green. Mother of Doug of Route 2, Listowel, Don and Maria of Monkton. Missed by grandchildren Wesley, Tina and Jesse, Jesse, and her great-grandson Parker. Predeceased by her son Dale in infancy, her sisters Agnes Duncan and Bella Denstedt and her brothers Marshall and James Keith.

Visitation is at Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Saturday at 11 AM.

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31 2014 July

Miller, Karen Elizabeth (Age 56, Fergus)

Karen Elizabeth MILLER, peacefully at Groves Memorial Hospital, Fergus on Wednesday in her 57th year. Wife of the late Peter Janssen. Dear mother of Vicki and Dwaine Nicholls of Wellesley, Tammy Leppington and Trevor Angel, Cindy and Sean McKechnie, Mike Leppington and Collette Ironstand, all of Listowel. Missed by 11 grandchildren; siblings Andy and Shirley Ann, Bill and Linda, Elaine and Barry D’Arcey, Sherrin Miller, Eileen and Bill Sullivan, Lori and Dean Bentley and first husband John Leppington. Predeceased by 2 siblings.

Visitation is at the Crawford Funeral Home, Arthur on Friday from 12-noon until time of the service at 2 PM.

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31 2014 July

Graham, Donalda (Age 90, frmly Gorrie)

Donalda GRAHAM, formerly of Gorrie on Tuesday in her 90th year. Wife of the late Alex Graham. Loving mother and mother-in-law of James Graham and Don Mader of Waterloo, Ted and Julie of Perth, Donald and Cathy of Kitchener, Patti Graham of Listowel and Bil and Sonya of Gorrie. Missed by 9 grand and 2 great-grandchildren, brother James and Bonnie McKenzie of Tillsonburg, sister-in-law Lil Graham of Cobourg and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her son Tom Graham and sister Jean. A memorial visitation to honour Donalda’s life will take place at the Gorrie Community Hall on August 23rd from 2 till 4 PM. Arrangements entrusted to the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater.

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30 2014 July

Hammond, Marian (Age 86, Kincardine)

Marian Grace HAMMOND of Kincardine at Kincardine Hospital on Tuesday in her 87th year. Beloved daughter of the late Arnold and Lyda Hammond. Dear sister of Jean Hammond of Kincardine. Sister-in-law of Helen Hammond of Port Elgin. Predeceased by her brothers George and Wallace and sister-in-law Jean.
Visitation is at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 AM. Internment, Sanctuary Park Cemetery, Port Elgin. Donations to the Kincardine Hospital Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society appreciated.

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30 2014 July

McRobb, Laura (Age 92, Mount Forest)

Laura McROBB at Saugeen Valley Nursing Centre, Mount Forest on Tuesday in her 92nd year. Loving mother of Marion and Elwyn Officer, and Ross and Rilla, all of Mount Forest, Sharon and Doug Good of Drayton. Grandmother of Judy, Jane, Ellen, Wayne, Danny, Doug, Kevin and 13 great-grandchildren. Sister of Jean Rooney, Louise Morrison, Fern and Eliis Aitken. Sister-in-law of Marguerite Allen. Predeceased by husband Clarence and 3 siblings.

Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with a ladies Legion Service at 6:30. Funeral service from Mount Forest United Church on Friday at 11 AM.

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29 2014 July

Stanley, Lorraine (Age 88, London)

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.

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29 2014 July

Neable, Winnie (Age 93, Gorrie)

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.

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29 2014 July

Ribey, Donald ‘Don’ (Age 77, n/a)

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.

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29 2014 July

Coates, Leslie ‘Les’ (Age 80, Mount Forest)

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.

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29 2014 July

Grotenhuis, John (Age 85, Harriston)

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.

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