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23 2014 September

Harris, John (Age 94, Lucknow)

John HARRIS, beloved husband of Dorothy Harris, of Lucknow, at Wingham Hospital on Tuesday at age 94. Dear Father of Michael and Patricia Harris of Toronto and Maureen and John DeBruyn of Lucknow. Also greatly missed by grandchildren Christine and Mario, Karen and David, Elyse and Dennis, Kevin and Kaytlyn, Brent and Hannah, and great-grandchildren Giulianna, Sabrina, Joseph, Reed and Kyla. Predeceased by sister Dorothy Turner.
Visitation will be held at the MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A Funeral Service will be conducted from the chapel on Thursday at 1 PM.

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23 2014 September

Allen, Susan (Age 60, n/a)

Susan Gail ALLEN, peacefully, with family by her side, at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Walkerton, on Sunday in her 61st year. Beloved wife of Lee. Loving Mom of Quinn and his wife Julie, and Reid and his fiancée Carla. Proud Grandma of Rhys, Maeve, and Opal. Dear sister of Ken Wrenn. Dear daughter-in-law of Jack and Winnie Allen.
Friends will be received at the Paisley Chapel of the T.A. Brown Funeral Home, 216 Queen Street, South on Saturday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A service to celebrate Susan’s life will be held at the Paisley Royal Canadian Legion at 338 Goldie Street on Sunday at 2 PM.

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23 2014 September

Van Steelandt, George (Age 90, Stratford)

George Van STEELANDT, peacefully at Spruce Lodge in Stratford on Thursday in his 91st year. Loving father of Gilbert and Ricki of Dublin, Christine and Ron Hyde of Stratford and Frank and Dorothy of Blyth. Cherished Grandpa of 6 and Great-Grandpa of 12.
A private graveside service was held at St. James Catholic Cemetery in Seaforth. A Memorial Funeral Mass will be held at St. James Catholic Church in Seaforth at a later date. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth. Visit George’s on-line memorial at: mcglynnfamilyfuneralhome.com

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23 2014 September

Adkins, Joyce (Age 84, Clinton)

Joyce Ilene ADKINS of Clinton, formerly of Hensall, on Monday in her 85th year. Wife of the late Howard Adkins. Loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother of Gloria and Harvey Bierling of Dashwood, and James and Brenda Adkins of Clinton; Daryl and John, Jenna Lee and Steve, Kevin and Tiffany, Dwight, and 4 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Edna Dietz of Hensall and Margaret Jean and Bob Wareing of Kippen. Missed by several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received at the Falconer Funeral Home – Clinton Chapel on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11 AM.

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20 2014 September

Ivel, Florence (Age 95, Harriston)

Florence IVEL of Harriston, at Palmerston Hospital on Friday, in her 96th year. Wife of the late Alex Ivel. Mother of Leora Knapp of Listowel, Linda Wilkinson and Harvey Miller of Alma, and Meg and Randy Young, Robert and Joan Ivel, and Allan and Kim Ivel, all of Harriston. Grandmother of 11 grand and 9 great-grandchildren. Sister of Jim Greer of Manitoba and Agnes Robins of Hamilton.
Visitation at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Monday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be held from Knox-Calvin Presbyterian Church, Harriston, on Tuesday at 2:30 PM. Interment in Harriston Cemetery.

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20 2014 September

Scott, Frank (Age 73, Goderich)

Frank SCOTT, peacefully at the family farm on Friday, in his 74th year. Husband of Phyllis for 48 years. Father of Michael and Audrey, Mark and Sonja, Lisa MacLennan, and Eugene Scott. Grandpa of 6. Also survived by his sister Isabel McQuillin, brothers Marvin, Donald, James, and Douglas, and brother-in-law Lynn Clayton. Predeceased by his parents Robert and Amanda, son-in-law Rod MacLennan, sister-in-law Shirley Scott, brother-in-law Harvey McQuillin, and 2 nephews.
Friends will be received at the McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich on Monday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Service will be held at the Funeral Home on Tuesday at 11 AM.

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20 2014 September

Erb, Nelson (Age 87, Millbank)

Nelson ERB, formerly of Millbank, at Hillside Manor, Sebringville on Friday in his 88th year. Husband of Leona. Father of Anita Schultz, Gary and Karri, Judy and Jim Brenneman, Paul and Lisa. Missed by grandchildren Scott and Samantha, Carissa and Chad, Sarah and Jeff, Asha and Joel, Jeremy and Bev, Justin and Pam, and Ryan, and 8 great-grandchildren. Survived by five sisters and two brothers. Predeceased by son-in-law Glenn Schultz, one brother and two sisters.
Visitation at Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood on Monday from 1 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be held at Poole Mennonite Church on Tuesday at 11 AM.

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19 2014 September

Clarke, June (Age 88, Alisa Craig)

June CLARKE at Craigwiel Gardens, Alisa Craig, on Wednesday, in her 89th year. Loving mother of Mark Clarke and his wife Linda, and Laurie King, all of London. Cherished grandma of Shane and Ashley, Carl, Damien and Nikita, and great-grandma of Fiona Irene and Lila June. Dear sister of Gloria Bedour. Predeceased by her husband Ellwood Clarke and 12 siblings.
Friends will be received by the family from 10 to 11 AM on Monday, at the A. Millard  George Funeral Home, London. A Celebration of June’s life will be held in the funeral home chapel on Monday at 11 AM. Interment in Maitland Bank Cemetery, Seaforth on Tuesday, at 11 AM.

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18 2014 September

Johnstone, Ken (Age 62, Lucknow)

Ken JOHNSTONE, of Lucknow, suddenly, in London on Tuesday at age 62. Husband of the late Karen Johnstone. Dear father of Megan Cameron of London and Erin and Jeff Alcock of Waterloo. Greatly missed by grandchildren Emma, Hailey, Trent and Kelsie. Survived by sister Eleanor MacDonald of Whitby, brother Allan and Carol of Wingham, and sister-in-law Barb Johnston of Lucknow. Predeceased by brother Tom.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Saturday from 2 til 4 PM at 550 Victoria Street, Lucknow. Arrangements entrusted to the MacKenzie and McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow.

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