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22 2014 July

Sharp, William ‘Bill’ (Age 91, Durham)

William ‘Bill’ SHARP, World War 2 veteran, of Durham, suddenly on Monday at age 91. Beloved husband of the late Elsie and loving friend of the late Betty Lawrence. Sadly missed by his care givers Barbara Campbell and Louis Driessen. Survived by his nieces and nephews and their families. Predeceased by his sisters Mary Brigham and Myrtle Tucker.
Friends may call at the Fawcett-McEachern Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, Durham on Wednesday from 7 to 9 PM. Legion members invited to the Memorial service at 6:30. Funeral service will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Durham on Thursday at 11 AM with visitation 1 hour prior.

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22 2014 July

Foran, Art (Age 69, Harriston)

Art FORAN of Harriston, suddenly, on Sunday in his 70th year. Loving husband of Donna-Marie Foran for 38 years. Father of Lisa Owen of Kincardine, Terry Foran and Lisa Warth of Uxbridge, and Kristin Foran of Harriston. Grandfather of ‘P.J.’ and Dylan Owen of Maple Ridge, B.C. Brother-in-law of Murray Walker of Norland. Survived by his nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A private family service will be held on Thursday with interment in Harriston Cemetery.

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22 2014 July

Ternan, Irma (Age 99, frmly Harriston)

Irma TERNAN of Newmarket, formerly of Harriston at home on Monday in her 100th year. Sister of Orval Ternan of Aurora. Aunt of Bill and Margaret Ternan of Edmonton, and Dianne Ternan and husband David Franks of Newmarket. Great-aunt of Laura Ternan, John and Heather Ternan, Joseph Ternan, Jessica Franks, Elizabeth Franks and friend Dan Pasula, and Benjamin Franks and friend Katie Burnham. Predeceased by her sister-in-law Grace Ternan.
Visitation will be held at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Wednesday from 5 until 8 PM. Funeral Service will be held at Harriston United Church on Thursday at 11 AM.

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22 2014 July

Karcher, Shirley (Age 68, Paisley)

Shirley Esther KARCHER, peacefully, at home in Paisley, with family by her side on Monday in her 69th year. Beloved wife of Ed. Loving Mom of Kory and Candice, and Julia and Mike Bonnett. Gramma of Koralee, Tyson, Kolton, and Jessica. Sister of Janette and Ron Gibbons, Louis Thomson and Donna, Bob Thomson and Cheryl, Rose and Pat Heathers, and Ed Thomson. Sister-in-law of Wilma McArthur, Bill and Mairi, Dianne and Ron Gottschalk.
Friends will be received at the T.A. Brown Funeral Home – Paisley Chapel on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service is at the Westminster Presbyterian Church, Paisley on Thursday at 11 AM.

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22 2014 July

Newman, Don (Age 67, Chesley)

Don Russell NEWMAN of Route 4, Chesley, suddenly at home on Sunday in his 68th year. Beloved husband of Elaine. Loving father of Heather and John Edgington of Walkerton and Paul and Catherine of Cambridge. Missed by his grandchildren Jakob, Lucas, A.J., Amanda, and Matthew; siblings Mabel Mercier, Fay Binkley, Bonnie and Frank Mantler, Keith and Wendy, Gerald and Frances, Lloyd and Cathy, Sharon Lett, and Dale. Predeceased by 1 brother, 1 sister and his parents.
Visitation is at the Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where a funeral service is held on Thursday at 11 AM.

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22 2014 July

Bandeen, Catherine ‘Kay’ (Age 87, Goderich)

Catherine ‘Kay’ BANDEEN, M.D.,  in Goderich on Saturday at age 87. Survived by her sister-in-law Mona Bandeen; nephews Ian and Elizabeth, Derek and Bonnie, Adam and Elizabeth, Brad and Sue Bandeen; nieces Barbara and Miles Bandeen Toomer, and Janice and David Bandeen Eales; and 18 great-nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her brothers Robert, John and his wife Virginia; sister Betty Bandeen, nephew Mark and partner Donna Rourke.
Friends may call at the McCallum and Palla Funeral Home, Goderich on Wednesday from 1 PM until time of the services at 2.

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22 2014 July

McGuire, Keith (Age 78, Fergus)

Keith Blain McGUIRE at his Fergus home on Saturday at age 78, with his wife Priscilla by his side. Survived by his daughter Kimberly and Bruce Geddes; grandsons Patrick and Rory and granddaughter Jesse. Remembered by his sisters Carol, Ann, and Marilyn; brother-in-law Dennis and sisters-in-law Laurene and Luella. Predeceased by his sons Blain and Michael, brothers Norman, Larry, Dean, Francis and sisters Dora, Gwen and Muriel.
Visitation is at the Graham A. Giddy Funeral Home, Fergus on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with Legion service at 6:45. Funeral service is held in the chapel on Thursday at 2 PM with visitation 1 hour prior.

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21 2014 July

Kaufman, Ronald ‘Ron’ (Age 78, Clifford)

Ronald KAUFMAN of Clifford at Walkerton Hospital on Saturday at the age of 78. Husband and best friend of Phyllis Kaufman. Father of Derek and Kara Kaufman of Portland, Oregon, and Andrea Kaufman and Leigha Carthy of Elmira. Grandfather of Marieka and Veronica Kaufman. Brother-in-law of Jean and Al Hebden of Thamesford, Merle Arthurs of Belwood, and Barry and Heather Hooper of Tecumseh.
Visitation is at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be held from Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Kurtzville on Wednesday at 11 AM. Interment in Clifford Cemetery.

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21 2014 July

Bristowe, Ruth (Age 91, Listowel)

Ruth BRISTOWE of Route 1, Listowel on Sunday in her 91st year. Survived by her husband Paul and family Murray Bray, Marillyn Bowman, Sharon Crabb, Don Bristowe, 11 grand and 2 great-grandchildren, 2 brothers and in laws. Predeceased by her first husband Robert Bray. Visitation is at the Listowel Funeral Home, Wallace Avenue North, at Fairlane Road, on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Service is at Trinity United Church, Listowel on Wednesday at 1:30 PM.

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21 2014 July

Tiffin, Marian (Age 92, Goderich)

Marian TIFFIN of Goderich, formerly Route 2, Teeswater at Seaforth Manor Nursing Home on Saturday at age 92. Wife of the late Joe Tiffin. Dear mother of Joan and David McGlynn of Belfast, Shirley and Bill Snowden, and Joe Tiffin Junior, all of Goderich. Grandmother of Wayne McGlynn and Meghan MacLennan, Janet McGlynn and James Riehl, Bill and Janice Snowden, Joe Snowden and Melissa McGoldrick, and 4 great-grandchildren. Sister-in-law of Mary Wallace, and Ted Thompson. Predeceased by 2 siblings.
Visitation is at McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Tuesday from 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Wednesday at 1:30 PM.

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