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20 2017 February

Montgomery, Bruce (Age 85, Wroxeter)

Bruce MONTGOMERY of Wroxeter at Wingham and District Hospital on Saturday, in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Lorraine for 58 years. Sadly missed by his children Debra and Blaine, and Don and Jill. Also loved by his in-laws Bernell and Marg Smith, Marlene and John Sinnamon and Connie Willoughby. A celebration and remembrance of Bruce’s life will be held on Saturday, May 6th, at the Wroxeter Community Hall beginning at 1 PM. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the charity of one’s choice would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.shimanskifamilyfuneralhome.com.  Arrangements entrusted to Schimanski Family Funeral Home, Brussels.

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20 2017 February

Eby, Annie (Age 91, Waterloo)

Annie EBY,  Route 1, Waterloo on Friday, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Kitchener, at the age of 91. Loved mother of Nancy and Wally Teichroeb, Bette and Patrick Terrel, John and Laureen, Jim and Ruth, Dave and Sue, and Faith Eby. Grandmother of 20 grand and 35 great-grandchildren. Remembered by in-laws Berniece Eunson and Edgar Olney. Predeceased by her husband J. Howard Eby, and 3 siblings.
Friends may call at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira, on Thursday, from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Interment in Woodland Cemetery, Kitchener, on Friday, at 9:45 AM, followed by an 11 AM memorial service at Northside Community Church, Kitchener.

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20 2017 February

Campbell, John (Age 82, Listowel frmly Atwood)

John CAMPBELL of Listowel and formerly of Atwood, at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Sunday in his 83rd year. Husband of the late Anna Campbell. Father of Brian and Barb, Colleen Vetor, Brenda Campbell and Mike Graham, Karen and Wayne Rea, and Sharon Campbell. Missed by his 14 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Brother of Ruth McCullouch and brother-in-law of Roy McCullouch. Predeceased by 3 sisters and 4 brothers.
Visitation at Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood on Wednesday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM where the service to celebrate John’s life will be held on Thursday at 2 PM.

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20 2017 February

Roberts, Edward (Age 94, Exeter)

Edward “Ted” ROBERTS of Exeter on Saturday, in his 95th year. Father of Margaret Marian and Guy Lee of Seaforth, Jim and Ruth Roberts of Maple Ridge BC, Cathy and Kevin Cullen of Cambridge, Tom Roberts of Exeter, and Linda and David Smith of London. Grandfather of 14 grand and 6 great grandchildren. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Mary Margaret Passmore. Predeceased by his wife Helen and sisters Thelma, Helen and Audrey.
Visitation at the Haskett Funeral Home, Exeter on Tuesday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM with the Hensall Legion Branch 468 service at 6:45 PM. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday at 11 AM.

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20 2017 February

Finlayson, Reginald (Age 86, Seaforth)

Reginald FINLAYSON at the Seaforth Manor Retirement Residence on Friday, in his 87th year. Loving father of Mike and Joy Finlayson of Blyth. Grandpa of Tanya and Kenny McNicol, Sarah and Ryan Keys, Robin and Matt Campbell, Cody Roetcisoender  and Emily-Ann Baker, Jesse Roetcisender and Bekki Decevito, and great-grandpa of Hailey McNicol and Sloan Campbell. Brother of Laird and Ruby, Garry and Irene, Murray and Carol, and Bryan and Brenda. Predeceased by his wife Ina.
Visitation at McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth, on Wednesday, from 6 to 9 PM. where the funeral will be held on Thursday, at 11 AM.

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20 2017 February

Hak, Mike (Age 56, Seaforth)

Mike HAK  of Route 2, Seaforth, at his home on Friday, in his 57th year. Loving father of Marissa and Jim Boris of Thedford and Jason and Kandis MacKenzie of Arkona. ‘Grandpa Mike’ of Maddison and Landon Boris and Jaida and Kayden MacKenzie. Loving son of Catherine Hak and son-in-law of Marlene MacKenzie. Dear brother of Mary and Richard Verberne,  Ron and Annette, Paul and Karen, Ken and Del, and Cathy-Lynn and Matt Phillips. Predeceased by his wife Nancy.
Visitation will be held at McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth, tomorrow from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM with the funeral service at St. James Catholic Church, Seaforth, on Wednesday, at 11 AM.

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20 2017 February

Steinacker, Don (Age 85, Brussels)

Don STEINACKER, of Brussels and formerly of Mitchell, peacefully at Huronlea, Brussels, on Sunday, in his 86th year. Predeceased by his parents Aaron and Margaret. Don is survived by and will be dearly missed by his friends. He had a great love for livestock and was a well-respected livestock drover.
A funeral will be held at McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth, on Thursday, at 3 PM with the reception following in the Egmondville United Church Hall, Egmondville. Spring interment will take place in Maitlandbank Cemetery. Visit Don’s online memorial at www.mcglynnfamilyfuneralhome.com

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18 2017 February
18 2017 February

Munro, Verna (Age 103, Tiverton)

Verna MUNRO of Route 2, Tiverton, on Thursday in her 104th year. Beloved wife of the late Neil Munro. Mother of Dennis Munro, Route 2, Tiverton and Cheryl Casey of London. Loved grandmother of Patrick. Missed by many cousins, friends and the residents and staff at Tiverton Park Manor. Predeceased by her parents Archie and Anna Rae Shipley, and son-in-law Stephen Casey.
Visitation at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Tuesday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 2 PM. Spring interment, Tiverton Cemetery.

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18 2017 February

Jenkins, Gordon (Age 78, Blyth)

Gordon JENKINS of Blyth, on Wednesday at age 78. Husband of Pat. Father of Joel and Leah Jenkins, Jill and Curtis McKee, Devin Jenkins and fiancée Kansis Howard, and Larissa and Steven McNichol. Grandpa of 8. Brother of Steven and Maxine and, Mark and Joyce; brother-in-law of Beth deBruyn, Ila and Bill Gadke, John and Anne Scott, Karen Scott, Jim Scott, Bill and Jennifer Scott, Audrey and Lyle Bridge, Kevin Scott, and Allan and Marilyn Scott. Predeceased by his first wife Gina.
A Celebration of Life will take place at the Wingham Sportsman’s Club, 209 Royal Road, on Monday from 1 til 4 PM with a Lions Club service at 1. Arrangements entrusted to the Falconer Funeral Homes, Blyth.

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