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04 2015 December

Graber, Kenneth ‘Ken’ (Age 66, Brussels)

Kenneth Gilbert GRABER of Brussels on Wednesday in his 67th year. Father of Kathy and Mike Bishop of Erin and Ken and Vanessa Graber of Conn. Also missed by his brother Carl and Bonnie Graber of Clinton, grandchildren Kelsey, Kailyn, Kortney, Keegan and Ethan, and dear friend Dawn Currie. Predeceased by his parents Carl and Ella Graber and a special friend Nancy Currie.
The family is having a Come-and-Go Celebration of Life on December 12th from 1 until 4 PM at the Royal Canadian Legion, Brussels. Donations to the Wellington Hospice in Guelph or the Youth Pheasant Hunt Huron Perth at the Hullett Marsh appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to Ontario Cremation Services, London.

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04 2015 December

Haid, Mary Therese (Age n/a, Harriston)

Mary Therese HAID of Harriston at Louise Marshall Hospital, Mount Forest on Wednesday. Loved spouse of Greg Mitchell. Daughter of Margaret Haid of Hesson and the late Cecil Haid. Sister of Margaret Ann and John Zettl, George and Janeann Haid, Jeanette and Ivo Looser, and Bernice and Jim Lucas. Remembered by Greg’s children Ian Mitchell and Kim Hastings, Carly Mitchell and Dustin Grettum.
Visitation is at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Sunday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with prayers at 6:45. Mass of Christian Burial from St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Listowel on Monday at 10:30 AM.

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04 2015 December

McLaughlin, Ken (Age 71, Stratford)

Ken McLAUGHLIN of Stratford, peacefully, surrounded by loved ones at the home of his daughter, on Tuesday at age 71. Dear father of Jeff McLaughlin, Kim Ulch and Brian, Sherry Pulles and Mike. Loving grandfather of 11 grand- and 2 great-grandchildren. Dear friend of Sharon Pengelly. Missed by 7 sisters and 2 brothers. Predeceased by his parents Michael and Ursula, grandson Perry Osborn, granddaughter Sarah Ulch, 1 brother and 2 sisters.
Visitation is at the Lockhart Funeral Home, Mitchell on Sunday from 2 until 5 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Dublin on Monday at 11 AM.

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04 2015 December

Fowler, Mervyn (Age 85, Dundalk)

Mervyn FOWLER of Dundalk at St. Mary’s Hospital, Kitchener on Tuesday in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Mary Fowler. Dear father of Ruth and Ed Scott of Listowel, Ken of Flesherton, and Joan Fowler of Barrie. Grandfather of Sarah Scott and fiance Trevor Steffler, and Brenda Scott. Survived by his brother Delbert of Mississauga, and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his sister Helen and husband Bert Rogers, and sister-in-law Audrey Fowler.
Visitation is at the McMillan & Jack Funeral Home, Dundalk, today [Friday] from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held in the chapel on Saturday at 1 PM.

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03 2015 December

Frank, William ‘Bill’ (Age 90, Atwood)

William G. FRANK of Route 1, Atwood at his residence on Wednesday in his 91st year. Father of Bill and Heather, Bob and partner Leanne, and Jim. Grandfather of Brittany, and Kelsey and friend Nathan. Predeceased by his parents William and Roxie Frank and his brother Douglas.
A private family service will be held at a later date. A memorial reception will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 259 – Parkview Gardens, 575 Elizabeth Street, East, Listowel on December 13th from 1 until 5 PM. More information on the webside at: www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca
Arrangements entrusted to the Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood.

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03 2015 December

Johnston, Clifford (Age 91, Palmerston)

Clifford JOHNSTON at Royal Terrace, Palmerston on Monday in his 92nd year. Father of Douglas and Jodie Johnston of Blenheim, and Anne and Larry Boehm of Kitchener. Grandfather of Tara and Don Lee, Ryan and Jessica Johnston, and Billy-Jay and Aimee Johnston. Great-grandfather of Bella. Brother of Edith Burnett of Milverton. Brother-in-law of Elaine Hubbard. Friend of Edna M. Lyon.
Visitation is at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Monday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, with Masonic Lodge service at 6:30 and Legion service at 9. The funeral service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday at 11 AM.

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03 2015 December

McLaughlin, Ken (Age 71, Stratford)

Ken McLAUGHLIN of Stratford, peacefully on Tuesday at age 71. Dear father of Jeff McLaughlin, Kim Ulch and Brian, Sherry Pulles and Mike. Loving grandfather of 11 grand- and 2 great-grandchildren. Dear friend of Sharon Pengelly. Dear brother of Terry Swan, Joe McLaughlin, Bill McLaughlin, Pat Montgomery, Pauline Polland and Gerry, Barb Roth and Murray, Donna Chan and Dennis, Marylou Warner and Ross, Sharon Wolfe and Doug.
Visitation is at the Lockhart Funeral Home, Mitchell on Sunday from 2 until 5 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Dublin on Monday at 11 AM.

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03 2015 December

Webber, Gerald (Age 75, Walkerton)

Gerald WEBBER at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Tuesday in his 76th year. Brother of Betty Connolly and Nancy Webber, both of Mount Forest and brother-in-law of Lawson Hinz of Cambridge and Arthur Baetz of Hanover. Fondly remembered by Ann Schwer and family. Predeceased by his brother Laverne ‘Bud’ Webber and by his sisters Dorothy Hinz and Linda Baetz.
The funeral service will be held from the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Saturday at 11 AM with visitation 1 hour prior. Interment in Lakelet Cemetery.

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03 2015 December

Louwagie, Alice (Age 76, Dublin)

Alice LOUWAGIE of Route 2, Dublin on Tuesday at age 76. Beloved wife of Joe Louwagie. Dear mother of Michael Louwagie and Lynn, Mary Rose Louwagie Kroonen, Paul Louwagie and Lisa, Frank Louwagie and Heather, Linda Neyens and David, Joseph Louwagie and Lindsay. Loving grandmother of 17 grandchildren. Dear sister of 5 brothers and 4 sisters.
Visitation is at the Lockhart Funeral Home, Mitchell, this evening [Thursday] from 7 to 9 and on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Dublin on Saturday at 11 AM.

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03 2015 December

Campbell, Helen (Age 95, Hanover)

Helen CAMPBELL of Hanover, peacefully at Hanover Hospital on Wednesday. She was 95. Loving mother of Don Campbell of Hanover. Dear grandmother of Ross and Michelle, Ray and Dianne Alexander, Ken and Shannon, Sherri and Robert DeGroot, Jennifer Campbell-Rea and Jamie McCracken. Nana to the Hunter children. Dear sister of Murray and Verlie Sherk, and Margaret Robinson. Predeceased by her husband Charles, son Bruce and wife Darlene, daughter Joan Alexander and daughter-in-law Sharon.
Visitation is at the Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where a funeral service is held on Saturday at 11 AM.

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