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27 2016 June

Hunt, William ‘Bill (Age 72, Plumeville)

William ‘Bill’ HUNT of Plumeville at Louise Marshall Hospital on Friday in his 73rd year. Dear husband of Rosella. Father of Tracey Hunt and Warren Walker of Cambridge and Michael and Annelies Hunt of Kitchener. Grandfather of Avery, Lily, Makaela and Maggie. Brother of James, Betty Jean and Roger Laycock, the late Jayne D’Alimonte and husband Nick. Brother-in-law of Marion Plume, Joanne Metzger, Wayne Williams, Donald and Bob Patterson, and Judy Barnard.
Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Wednesday from 6 until 9 PM. Funeral Service from St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Mount Forest on Thursday at 11 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest.

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25 2016 June

Pollock, Ron (Age 61, Ripley)

Ron POLLOCK, of Ripley, at Kincardine Hospital on Friday at age 61. Greatly missed by Myra, son Mark and Meagan Pollock of Ripley and granddaughter Mya. Also survived by his family, Shirley Courtney, Geraldine Schlosser, Veronica Fraser, Pat Good, Brenda Steffler, Wanda Rolston, Edwin Purvis, Michael Schlosser and their families. Predeceased by Kay Quinn and Darwin Pollock.
Visitation will be held from the MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley on Sunday from 12 til 2 PM immediately followed by a celebration of Ron’s life at the Ripley Legion.

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25 2016 June

Knox, Charles (Age 73, Goderich)

Charles KNOX of Goderich at Alexandra Marine and General Hospital on Friday. He was 73. Beloved husband of June Knox. Loving father of Charlene Knox and husband Stan Schofield, Chris Knox and wife Sherry Bakhtiari. Dear Papa of Justine, Tylor, Travis, Holly, Kiana  and Ryan. Also survived by his sister Marjorie and Dave Martin, sister-in-law Ethel Adams brothers-in-law Gordon Shobbrook and Murray Govier. Predeceased by his brother Harold Knox and sister Dorothy Govier
At Charlie’s request there will be no funeral home visitation. A graveside service will be held at Maitland Cemetery, Goderich on Tuesday at 1 PM.  Arrangements entrusted to McCallum and Palla Funeral Home, Goderich.

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24 2016 June

Grimwood, Royden (Age 54, Hanover)

Royden GRIMWOOD of Hanover suddenly at the Hanover and District Hospital on Wednesday, June 15, at the age of 54. Survived by sisters Lynn and Tim Beaudin and Tammy and Ron Heaton, brothers Tim and wife Liz and Lloyd and partner Sylvia; 8 nieces and nephews, stepmother Pat Russwurm and 3 step-siblings. Predeceased by parents Fred and Sheila Grimwood, grandparents Joe and Gladys Fee and Joe and Lillian Grimwood and nephew Ryan Bartman.
A memorial gathering will be held at the Lamlash Hall, West Grey on Saturday, July 9 at 1 PM. Donations to Muscular Dystrophy Canada appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to Grey Bruce Cremation and Burial Services, Owen Sound.

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24 2016 June

McLean, Gwen (Age 61, Wingham)

Gwen McLEAN of Wingham passed away at Braemar Retirement Centre on Tuesday, February 23rd at age 61. Dear mother of Marilyn Loewen of Burlington.
Cherished daughter of Jim and Mary Hunter of Belgrave. Sister of Joyce and Keith Van Camp of Cayley, Alberta, Dan Hunter and Cathy of Golden, B.C. and Glen Hunter of Listowel. Also survived by her nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Gwen’s life will be held at the Belgrave Community Centre on Sunday, at 2 PM with one hour of visitation prior to the service. Mr. Brian Hymers officiating.  Arrangements entrusted to McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham.

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23 2016 June

Evans, Ernest (Age 78, Kincardine)

Ernest “Ernie” EVANS of Kincardine, on Thursday, May 19th, at the age of 78. Husband of Alayne Evans. Father of Mary-K and John Hardy, Shelley Evans, Angela Evans and Steve Bent; and special St. Lucian son, Samuel Hall. Missed by his granddaughter Quinn Evans. Special Poppa to Jules and Eartha Phorson . Missed by his brothers Jim Evans, Bill and Pat Evans, Lynn Evans and sister Eueen Emmerton.
A celebration of Ernest’s life will take place at the Royal Canadian Legion Br.183, Kincardine on Saturday, from 2 to 5 pm with remembrances 3 PM. Arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.

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22 2016 June

Hayter, Sandra (Age 66, Route 1, Varna)

Sandra Lee HAYTER of Route 1, Varna at Clinton Public Hospital, on Sunday in her 67th year. Beloved wife and best friend of Bob. Loving mom of Jeff Hayter and fiancé Brenda Hallman, Jason and Lisa Hayter, Joanne and Todd McCann, and the late Jamie Hayter. Grandmother of Owen, Kate, Ava, Lauren, and Dean. Sister of Steve and Diana Steep. Sister in law of Donna and Ross McBeath, Allan and Marjorie Hayter, Gerald and Marg Hayter, and Anne and Gord Lavis.
Friends will be received at the Falconer Funeral Homes, Clinton, on Thursday from 1 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM where the funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 AM.

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21 2016 June

McSpadden, Lorna (Age 86, Seaforth)

Lorna McSPADDEN passed away on December 20, 2015, at the Seaforth Manor, in her 87th year. Predeceased by her three husbands, Earl Whiteford, Alfred Hayter and Earl McSpadden. Survived by her son Douglas Whiteford and Carol of Lucan and their two sons, her brother-in-law Leslie McSpadden and Linda Ressler of Fort Erie, and by many nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place and a graveside memorial service will be held at Maitlandbank Cemetery, Seaforth, on Friday at 11:30 AM, followed by a lunch at the First Presbyterian Church, Seaforth.  Arrangements entrusted to McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth.

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21 2016 June

Reid Audrey (Age 87, London frmly Wingham)

Audrey REID of London, and formerly of Wingham, on Friday, in her 88th year. Dear mother of Judy and Robert Tiedemann and Dr. Brian Reid and Jane, all of London, and Pamela and Rick Deichert, of Zurich. Missed by grandchildren Geoffrey and Lindsay Tiedemann, Tiffany and Nicole Deichert, and Jonathan, Christopher, Benjamin and Cameron Reid. Also survived by brothers and sisters, Gwen, Barbara, Jim, Bill and Greta. Predeceased by her husband Scott, parents Herson and Ella Irwin and 3 siblings.
Visitation today (Tuesday) from 7 to 9 PM at the Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, at 1 PM.

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21 2016 June

McIlwain, Madelon (Age 83, Bayfield)

Madelon Blanche McILWAIN of Bayfield, at Alexandra Marine and General Hospital, Goderich on Sunday in her 84th year. Beloved wife of the late William McIlwain. Loving mother and grandmother of Joyce, Don, Peg, BJ, and Jeff McIlwain.
Friends and family are invited to visitation and a memorial service at St. Andrews United Church, Bayfield on Monday, June 27th with visitation from 12 to 1:30 PM and the memorial service at 2 PM. Inurnment of ashes at Maitland Cemetery, Goderich. As expressions of sympathy memorial donations to St. Andrews United Church, Bayfield, would be greatly appreciated.  Arrangements entrusted to Falconer Funeral Homes, Goderich.

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