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26 2017 June

Blake, Mabel (Age 93, Kincardine)

Mabel Annie BLAKE of Kincardine, formerly of Mattawa on Saturday at age 93. Dear mother of Harriette and Bernard Cavan, Pauline and Richard Held, Loretta Guay, Joan and Randy Hafermehl, Robert and Lois Blake, Michael and Carol Blake. Loved by 17 grand-, 31 great-grand- and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her husband Frank, daughter Theresa Walicki, brother Donald Smiley, son-in-law Brian Guay and great-granddaughter MaKenzie Roberts.
Visitation is at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Wednesday from 10 AM until 12-noon with funeral mass at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Kincardine at 12:30 PM.

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26 2017 June

Cowan, Ruth (Age 93, Hanover)

Ruth COWAN of Hanover at Hanover Hospital on Friday. She was 93. Survived by husband William ‘Bill’ Cowan. Loved by god-daughter Pauline and David Sewell, sisters-in-law Marion Elliott and Harvey, Dorothy Cowan. Aunt of Jeffery Boylan, Lorrie Runge, Katherine Taylor, Patricia Granter, Marcia Vollmer, and Sheryl Cain. Remembered by Gary and Carol, Cheryl, Mary and Brian Rahn and friends Morris and Theresa Leifso. Predeceased by her sister Lillian, an infant sister, and nephew William.
Memorial visitation is at St. Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hanover on Wednesday from 10 AM until time of a memorial celebration service at 11.   Arrangements entrusted to the Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover.

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26 2017 June

Rocher, Roberta (Age 89, Listowel)

Roberta ROCHER, peacefully at her residence in Caressant Care Nursing Home, Listowel on June 13th in her 90th year. Wife of the late Calvin Rocher. Step-mother of Barb Argue, and Ross and Nora Rocher. Step-grandmother of Scott, Catherine and their families. Dear sister of Elma Cooke. Remembered by Lenore Moser, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Predeceased by her sister Catherine and brother Carl.
Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation.
A graveside service will be held at Fairview Cemetery, Listowel on Wednesday at 2 PM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood.

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25 2017 June

Woods, William ‘Bill’ (Age 87, Listowel)

William ‘Bill’ WOODS of Listowel at his residence on Thursday in his 88th year. Beloved husband of the late Bernice Woods. Loved father of Rick and Donna, Randy and Heather, and Sandy and Brad Johnson. Missed by grandchildren Shawn Woods, Jeff and Tanya Woods, Stacey and Nick Jennings, Courtney and Brad Dowling, Lisa and Darren Roth, and 8 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his parents Telford and Ruby Woods, sister-in-law and brother-in-law Shirley and Jack Fenwick.
As a family request, a private family service will be held at Fairview Cemetery in Listowel on Monday.
Arrangements entrusted to the Listowel Community Family Funeral Home in Listowel.

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24 2017 June

MacLeod, Diane (Age 71, Seaforth)

Diane MacLEOD of Seaforth on Thursday at Seaforth Community Hospital in her 72nd year. Beloved wife of Jim. Loving mother of Tracy and Jim Nash of Seaforth, Deanna and Terry McKelvie, Troy and Nancy MacLeod, all of Garson. Grams of Robyn and Nathan, Renee and Tom, Lindsay and Josh, Chelsea, Lauryn, Colt and Jaime, Sienna, and 6 great-grandchildren. Sister of Lea Emmerton, Bob and Mary Emmerton, Steve and Kathy Emmerton, and sister-in-law of Eric and Judy MacLeod; step-mother Eunice Emmerton and step-siblings.
A celebration of life reception will be held at the Seaforth Legion this Sunday from 2 until 4 PM.
Arrangements entrusted to the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth.

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24 2017 June

Turner-Foster, Lois (Age 94, frmly Clinton)

Lois Margaret TURNER-FOSTER, formerly of Clinton, peacefully at Marion Villa, London on Wednesday in her 95th year. Wife of the late Jim Turner, and late Gordon Foster. Dear mother of John and Anita Turner, Sharlene and Gordon Tyndall, all of London. Grandmother of Robert, Rebecca, Tommy, Caitlin, MacKenzie, and 9 great-grandchildren. Sister of Mildred Baggs. Predeceased by granddaughter Hope Turner, and brother Doug Farquhar.
At Lois’ request, cremation has taken place. Family and friends are invited to the Falconer Funeral Home, Clinton on Monday for a time of remembrance from 2 until 4 PM. Private family interment.

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24 2017 June

Lamont, Helen (Age 78, Walkerton)

Helen LAMONT at Walkerton Hospital on Thursday. She was 78. Dear wife of the late Leonard. Loving mother of Ron and Marianne, Gord and Barb, Clayton and Janice, Christina and Al Jantzen, and Cathy and Gary Wardell. Nana of 15 grand- and 4 great-grandchildren. Missed by sister Virginia Whitehead and the Lamont family. Predeceased by her daughter Susan in infancy, granddaughter Samantha Lamont Lake, grandson Alex Jantzen, and brothers Norman and Bruce Brindley.
Visitation is at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Sunday from 2 until 6 PM, where a funeral service is held on Monday at 11 AM. Interment in Walkerton Cemetery.

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23 2017 June

Adams, Isabel (Age & Residence n/a)

Isabel ADAMS (nee Errington) at Wingham Hospital on June 5th. Dear mother of George and Donna, Paul and Susan, Charlene and friend Doug Winch, and Lois and Bob Sinclair. Grandmother of Steven, David, Peter, Jessica, Sarah, Becky, Jackie, Laura, Brian and 3 great-grandsons. Sister of Norma Crawford. Sister-in-law of Bob Andreasen, Charles Adams, and Margaret Young. Predeceased by her husband Harold, siblings Wilmer Errington, Marjorie Andreasen, 5 sisters- and brothers-in-law and nephew Michael.
Visitation is at the McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich on Sunday from 6 until 8 PM and on Monday from 12-noon until time of the memorial service at 1 PM.

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23 2017 June

Brown, Joyce (Age 85, Kincardine)

Joyce Martha BROWN of Kincardine on Wednesday at the age of 85. Beloved wife of the late Nathan Brown. Missed by sisters Edyth Bridge of Toronto and Betty Hooey of Kincardine. Predeceased by her brother Lloyd White.
Private funeral arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine. Interment, Kincardine Cemetery.

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22 2017 June

Davis, Lorinne (Age 92, Kincardine)

Lorinne DAVIS of Kincardine on Tuesday in her 93rd year. Wife of the late Don Davis. Mother of Donna and Bob Lockwood, and Jeff Davis all of Kincardine. Missed by granddaughters, Erica and Travis McKeag, Allison and Shane Baumhour, great-grandchildren Matthew, Ryann and Briar, sister-in-law Velma Angus and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents, brother James Angus and sister-in-law Betty House.
Visitation is at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Sunday from 2 till 4 PM, where the memorial service will be held on Monday at 11 AM.

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