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18 2018 June

Tangney, Irene (Age 93, Mildmay)

Irene Regina TANGNEY (nee Lobsinger), of Mildmay, on Saturday, in her 94th year. Mother of Mary Anne Tangney of Dundas, Jack and Mary Tangney of Kincardine, Joanne Paliga of Amherstburg, Doug and Marj Tangney of Vancouver BC, and Patty and Kevin Ratchford of Mildmay. Loving grandmother of 7. Remembered by her 2 sister-in-laws. Pre-deceased by her husband Michael “Tiny” Tangney, her parents, her sister Marie Moran and her brother Dr. Bill Lobsinger.
Visitation at Greg Roberts Funeral Home, on Tuesday from 2 until 4 and 7 to 9 PM with a vigil service at 8:45 PM. Funeral mass at Sacred Heart Church, Mildmay, on Wednesday, at 11 AM. Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery.  Arrangements entrusted to Greg Roberts Funeral Home, Mildmay.

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18 2018 June

Winteringham, Joyce (Age 74, Stratford)

Joyce WINTERINGHAM (nee Brodhagen), of Stratford, on Saturday, at age 74. Wife of Glenn Winteringham. Joyce will be missed by her siblings; Elvey Brodhagen of Brunner, Ruby and Brian Schultz of Ripley, and Martin and Brenda Brodhagen of Brunner. Survived by her many nieces and nephews and their families. Predeceased by her sister Shirley Brodhagen and parents Reuben and Mabel Brodhagen.
Friends and relatives are invited to visitation at St. Pauls Lutheran Church, 5183 Road 130, Route 1, Brunner on Wednesday, beginning at 12:30 followed by the funeral service at the church at 2:30 PM. Interment in the adjoining church cemetery, Moserville. Arrangements entrusted to Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, Milverton.

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17 2018 June
16 2018 June

Robinson, Mary (Age 100, Mitchell)

Mary ROBINSON, 100, of Mitchell, on Wednesday. Beloved wife of the late Ferg Robinson. Dear mother of Gary Robinson and Karen, Ruth Dodier and Gill, and Betty Lannin. She will be missed by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Ruby Simpson, Audrey Watt, Reta Johnson and Auleen Pearn. Also survived by her nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her son-in-law George Lannin and sister Evelyn Ristau.
Friends will be received at the Lockhart Funeral Home, on Tuesday, from 10:00 AM until time of funeral service at 11 AM. A reception will follow at the Lockhart Reception Centre. Interment in Woodland Cemetery.

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15 2018 June

Brand, Bill (Age 86, Hensall)

Bill BRAND of Hensall on Wednesday, in his 87th year. Husband of Toni Brand. Father of Jean and Shawn Arnold of Newmarket, Denise and Bill Hazelwood of Waterloo, Peter and Susana Brand of Kitchener, and Linda and Craig Millar of Hensall. Proud grandpa of 10. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Sister Marie, John and Margaret, Adrian, Gilbert and Anne, Paul and Mary, and Corrie. Predeceased by his 4 brothers.
Visitation at the Haskett Funeral Home, Zurich on Sunday from 6 to 8 PM with parish prayers and Knights of Columbus service at 5:30 PM. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church, Zurich on Monday, at 11 AM.

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15 2018 June

Louttit, Mae (Age 96, Howick Twp.)

Mae LOUTTIT of Howick Township on Wednesday, in her 97th year. Loving mother of Ron and Sharon of Stratford, Velma and Gordon Sothern of Route 1, Fordwich, and Murray and Louise of Gorrie. Dear grandmother of Andrea Louttit and Terry, Jesse Louttit and Candace, Brenda Sothern and Andrew, Jamie Louttit and Jolene, Jeff Louttit and Liz, Janine Payne and Kevin, and Yvonne Payne. Great-grandmother of Annabel, Owen, Jade, Tobias, Blakely, Trinity and Brayden. Predeceased by her husband Gordon and daughter Ruth Louttit.
Visitation will be held at McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Monday, from 10 AM until the time of the funeral service at 12 noon.

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15 2018 June

VanderWoude, Marilyn (Age 59, Wingham)

Marilyn VanderWoude of Wingham on Thursday, in her 60th year. Wife of Doug VanderWoude of Wingham. Devoted mother of Megan VanderWoude and Evan VanderWoude. Marilyn will be remembered by her brother John Congram and his family, her brothers-in-law Robert and Patti Lou, Jim and family and Randy VanderWoude and cousin Barb Congram. Marilyn will be dearly missed by all of her coworkers at Wingham & District Hospital. Predeceased her parents Harold and Isabel Congram.
Visitation at McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Saturday from 2 til 4 and 6 to 8 PM. A Memorial Service will be held at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Wingham on Monday, at 2 PM.

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14 2018 June

Van Den Assem, John (Age 76, Brussels)

John VAN DEN ASSEM, of Brussels, on Tuesday, in his 77th year. Husband of Joan. Father of Dylan and Mary-Ann, Oscar and Elizabeth, and Rebecca and Jim Siertsema. Opa of Melissa, Reuben, Caroline, Morgan, Aidan, Courtney, Galen, and Colton Van Den Assem; Joshua, Mandy, and Chantelle Van Den Assem; and Joel, Annelise, Philip, and Raquelle Siertsema. Brother of 5 and stepbrother of 4.
Visitation will be held at the Blyth Christian Reformed Church, on Thursday from 2 until 4 and 7 to 9 PM where the funeral service will take place on Friday at 12 noon. Interment Blyth Union Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Falconer Funeral Homes– Blyth.

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13 2018 June

Burton, Barbara (Age 86, Kincardine)

Barbara Rae BURTON of Kincardine, on Monday, at age 86. Wife of the late Walter Burton and mother of Leslie, and Don and Jennifer Burton. Missed by 4 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Remembered by her sister Jean Sonnenfeld and sister-in-law Helen Brown.
Visitation will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home on Thursday, from 11 AM to 12:30 PM with the funeral service to follow at 1 PM.

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13 2018 June

Berfelz, Wenda (Age 73, Listowel)

Wenda BERFELZ  of Listowel, at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, in her 74th year. Beloved wife of Stan Berfelz. Loving mother of Brad and Lynn Berfelz of Mount Brydges, Brian and Mel Berfelz of Listowel. Proud grandmother of Ben, Lauren, Molly and Issac. Sister of Gloria and Mike Johnson of Orangeville. Predeceased by her parents Palma and Frank Gordon,  and by her sister Pauline and Jerry Niwa.
Visitation will be held at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Thursday, from 5 to 8 PM. Funeral service will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Listowel on Friday at 11 AM. Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Listowel.

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