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24 2017 April

Cook, Esther (Age 91, St. Mary’s)

Esther COOK at Wildwood Nursing Home, St Mary’s, in her 92nd year. Loving mother of Alan Cook of Stratford and Lynda and Ron King of Lakeside. Missed by her grandchildren Jeff and Nathalie King, Michael and Alison King, and David King. Great grandmother of Elizabeth, Ainsley, Lindsey and Rowan. Survived by nieces Shirley Rice, Mary and Jim Dougall, Ruth Jackson, nephew Paul Wilson and many grand nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband William F. Cook.
In accordance with Esther’s wishes a private family burial will take place at Clinton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to your local hospital would be appreciated.  Arrangements entrusted to Falconer Funeral Home, Clinton.

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22 2017 April

Mullen, Peter (Age 72, Walkerton)

Peter MULLEN, of Walkerton at home on Wednesday. He was 73. Loving father of son Sean and Nicole of Hanover. Dear brother of Richard and Lynette of Port Dalhousie, Roy and Barb of Walkerton, Daniel and Mary of Welland, Brian and Marguerite of Walkerton and Kelly and Kay of Port Elgin. Remembered by his nieces and nephews and friends. Predeceased by his wife Patricia and parents Dr. Gerry and Dora Mullen.
Visitation at Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton from 6 to 9 PM on Friday, with the funeral service on Saturday, April 29th at 11 AM. Donations to Walkerton & District Hospital Foundation, Parkinson Society or the Canadian Cancer Society appreciated.

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22 2017 April

Greer, Bonnie (Age 74, Palmerston)

Bonnie GREER of Palmerston at the Palmerston and District Hospital on Thursday, in her 75th year. Beloved wife of Neil Greer for 55 years. Cherished mother of Raymond and Kim of Wroxeter, Greg of Seaforth, Marie of Woodstock and, Gordon and Kelly of Palmerston. Dearest grandmother of Autumn, Jaden, Brandon and Breanna. Sister of Doris and Bob Musgrove, Diane Sansom, and Phyllis Beach. Sister-in-law of Joyce Greer, Grace Bruce, Erika Greer, Bill Dundas and Myke Hamilton.
Visitation is at the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston on Sunday from 1 to 4 PM. Funeral Service in the Funeral Home Chapel on Monday at 11 AM.

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22 2017 April

Brisbon, Gertrude (Age 86, Gowanstown)

Gertrude BRISBIN of Gowanstown, at Huronlea, Brussels on Friday, in her 87th year. Mother of Perry, and Doug and Brenda, all of Gowanstown, Judy and Reg Thompson of Ilderton, and Joyce and Paul Johnston of Bluevale. Grandmother of 8 grand and 6 great-grandchildren. Sister of Muriel Gottfried, and Ruby and Bill Naylor. Predeceased by husband Robert, brother Harold, grandaughter Katelyn and great-granddaughter Emma.
Visitation at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Sunday from 2 til 4 PM. Funeral service at Zion United Church, Wallace Township at 11 AM on Monday.

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22 2017 April

Dobson, Helen (Age 87, Ethel)

Helen DOBSON of Ethel on Friday at Listowel Memorial Hospital in her 87th year. Mother of Allan and Barb of Palmerston, Ruth and Wayne Ward of St. Thomas, Donna and Roger Smith of Simcoe, Jim and Lois of Listowel, Norm of Ethel, and Darlene and Kevin Nichol of Tottenham. Sister of Edna and Fred Wick. Loved by 15 grand and 30 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by husband William and 8 siblings.
Visitation from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM on Sunday at the Schimanski Family Funeral Home, Brussels with Legion Services at 9 PM . Funeral service at the Brussels Legion on Monday at 11 AM followed by interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Ethel.

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21 2017 April

Bell, Sandra (Age 77, Kincardine)

Sandra BELL of Kincardine on Wednesday at age 77. Wife of Kevin. Mother of Patrice Bell of Toronto, Linda Bell and Mike of St. Catharines and Tom Bell and Jennifer of Barrie. Missed by her grandchildren Erica and Callum, Jazmine and Adam, Cody and Michaela, and great-grandchildren Addison, Acacia and Lily. Remembered by her sister Susan Pannell, sister-in-law Janet and Dick Bennett, brother-in-law Steve Bell, several nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by her parents and 3 brothers.
The memorial service to celebrate Sandra’s life will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Monday at 11 AM.

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21 2017 April

Laurie, Robert (Age 74, Millbank)

Robert James LAURIE of Millbank, peacefully at Stratford General Hospital on Tuesday in his 75th year. Loving husband of Ann. Dear father of Ryan and his wife Lindsay of Guelph. Grandpa of Brock Robert Laurie. Brother of Joseph Laurie and Willi, Donald and Linda, and Isabell Prior and Jim. Remembered by his mother-in-law Mary Davidson and the late George, brother-in-law Doug Davidson and Linda, sisters-in-law Joyce Triebner and Ralph, and Connie Davidson. Predeceased by brother-in-law Jack Davidson and sister-in-law Joan Davidson.
A private family memorial service will be held at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, Milverton.

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21 2017 April

Wells, George (Age 89, Walkerton)

George Taylor WELLS at Rockwood Terrace on Wednesday in his 90th year. Missed by Beatrice, his wife of 69 years; children Peggy Styles, Rick and Darlene, Penny and Jim Valad, Betty and Doug Kaufman; grandchildren Nathan, April, Amanda, Kristie, Megan, Mitchell and 4 great-grandchildren. Brother of Glen and Audrey, Ron and Nadine, Don and Lorraine and brother-in-law of Verna Simpson and Aunna Wells. Predeceased by 5 siblings.
A casual visitation is at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Sunday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with parish prayers at 7. Mass of Christian Burial is at Sacred Heart Church, Walkerton on Monday at 11 AM.

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20 2017 April

Schnurr, Joan (Age 73, n/a)

Joan SCHNURR at Walkerton Hospital on Wednesday at age 73. Dear wife of Larry. Mother of Greg and Jennifer Jacques, and former mother-in-law of Kim Schnurr. Grandma of Gweneth, Alina, Miles, Evangeline, Everett and Coleman. Sister of Margaret Lippert, Tom and Loretta O’Hagan, Pat and Rob Morley, and Helen and Blair Blue. Sister-in-law to Doug, Mary, Harriet, John, Marlene, Donna, and Brian.
A casual visitation is at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with CWL Prayers at 3:45 and Parish Prayers at 4. Mass of Christian Burial from Mary Immaculate Church, Chepstow on Saturday at 11 AM.

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20 2017 April

Johnston, Thelma (Age 83, Blyth)

Thelma JOHNSTON (nee Appleby) of Blyth at Seaforth Manor on Tuesday at age 83. Wife of the late Ken Johnston and late Gordon McDougall. Mother of Wayne and Debbie McDougall, Bill and Brenda McDougall, Diane and Ken Anderson, Shirley Taylor and Dave Armstrong, Kevin McDougall and Terri Harrison. Missed by 10 grand- and 16 great grandchildren. Step-mother of Glenda Novak, Blaine, Dori, Lee Kwong, and Sonya Werner. Sister of Marguerite Peckitt, Don and Sharon Appleby and sister-in-law Lillian Appleby.
Visitation is at Blyth United Church on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Saturday at 11 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Falconer Funeral Home, Blyth.

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