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20 2015 March

Roberton, Marlene (Age 82, Seaforth)

Marlene ROBERTON at her home in Seaforth on Thursday in her 83rd year. Beloved wife of Bill Roberton. Loving sister of Mary Lou Klinck of Kitchener and Christine and Jack Handysides of Komoka; and sister-in-law of Joan Roberton, Elaine and Ian Simpson, all of London. Dear aunt of Tracy, Cindy, Karen, James and her great nieces and nephews. Also missed by her best friend Trudy Klassen.
Visitation will be held at the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth on Sunday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Monday at 11 AM. Followed by a reception in the Northside United Church Hall.

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19 2015 March

Manto, Harold (Age 95, frmly Chesley)

Harold Lawrence MANTO of Hanover, formerly of the Chesley area, at Owen Sound Hospital on Tuesday in his 96th year. Dear father of Lee Vandenassem and friend Paul Stever of Hanover, Lou and Ron Talbot of Crawford, and Lawrence Manto of Dyers Bay. Grandfather of Aaron Manto, Rachel and Janet Vandenassem, Chris Gray, and Alison Walter and 8 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his wife Margaret, son-in-law Tony Vandenassem, siblings Maria, Lillian, Ruth, Gertrude, Clara, and Herman.
Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where a funeral service is held on Saturday at 1 PM.

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19 2015 March

Lyall, John (Age 79, Mildmay)

John LYALL of Mildmay at Walkerton Hospital on Tuesday. He was 79. Beloved husband to “Betty” of Mildmay. Dear father of Sandra and Steve Culeen of Scotland, Steve of Brampton, John and LoriAnn of Guelph. Gappy of Andrea and Wayne, Marc, Scott, Sean, John, Maggie, Emmett and great-grandson Joshua. Brother of Martha Brothwood, Tom and Cath, Bill and Janet, Catherine Neilson, Ken and Jane. Predeceased by brothers George and Bruce and 2 brothers-in-law.
Family and friends are invited to a Memorial Service and Masonic Lodge service at Knox Presbyterian Church, Walkerton on March 28th at 12-noon.
Arrangements entrusted to the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton.

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19 2015 March

Reder, Jacob (Age 94, Goderich)

Jacob REDER of Goderich on Monday in his 95th year. Beloved husband of the late Elsie. Father of Sharon and Eric Chuter and Ron and Pat Reder. Father-in-law of Murray McEwan, and Darlene Wild. Lovingly remembered by several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Brother of Elizabeth Reder and Barbara Wheeler. Predeceased by daughter Janet McEwan, son Cameron Reder, grandchild Annika, brothers George, Peter and John.
Visitation is at the Falconer Funeral Home – Bluewater Chapel, Goderich, today [Thursday] from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 AM.

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18 2015 March

Smith, Daniel (Age 10, Tiverton)

Daniel Albert SMITH of Tiverton at Kincardine Hospital on Tuesday at the age of 10. Cherished son of John Smith and Futen Smythe. Loving brother of Gina, Isamu, Amanda, Ashley and Amy. Beloved grandson of Phyllis Smythe of Tiverton, Debbie Kent and John Smith, both of Bell Island, Newfoundland and great-grandson of Muriel Marusiak of Tiverton.
Visitation will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Kincardine on Friday at 11 AM. Spring interment, Tiverton Cemetery.

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18 2015 March

Clark, Margaret (Age 93, Kincardine)

Margaret CLARK of Kincardine at Kincardine Hospital on Monday in her 94th year. Wife of the late Alexander ‘Sandy’ Clark who predeceased her in 2014. Loving mother of Kareen and Bob Springett of Wallaceburg, Mhairi Walsh and Jim Guenther of Exeter and Grant and Frances of Kincardine. Grandmother of Keegan, Sean, Meghann, Christian, Kathryn, Jacqui, Fraser and 9 great-grandchildren. Missed by her niece Ailsa and Drew Gallacher. Predeceased by her infant son John, brother David McQueer, sister Nan Laurie and brother-in-law Tommy Laurie.
Private family arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.

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18 2015 March

Neil, Isobel (Age 93, Walkerton)

Isobel Margaret NEIL of Walkerton, at Brucelea Haven on Sunday. She was 93. Loved mother of Lloyd Neil of Walkerton, Ruth Ann and Edgar Pilgrim of Cargill and Terry and Jean Neil of Walkerton. Grandmother of 8 grand-, 11 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Missed by her niece Marlene and Don Campbell. Predeceased by her husband Cliff, daughter-in-law Kay, and granddaughter Patricia.
Visitation will be held at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Thursday from 7 until 9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 AM. Interment in Purdy’s Cemetery, Greenock Township.

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18 2015 March

Swift, John (Age 82, Wingham)

John SWIFT of Route 2, Wingham at Wingham & District Hospital on Tuesday at age 82. Beloved husband of Joan Swift. Brother of Patricia Alden-Karn of Tillsonburg and Alison and Grant Watson of Windsor, Quebec. Missed by his nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brother James and sister Eileen Wiley.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Friday from 1 PM until time of the funeral service at 2. Reverend Richard D. Hall officiating. Interment in Wingham Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society Wheels of Hope or Wingham and District Hospital Foundation appreciated.

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17 2015 March

Eisenhut, Wilfried (Age 84, Mount Forest)

Wilfried EISENHUT of Mount Forest at the Louise Marshall Hospital on Monday in his 85th year. Beloved husband of the late Christa Eisenhut. Survived by family in Germany; his sister Adelheid Göhring and her husband Herbert, niece Patricia Göhring and her husband Thomas and their daughter Tahnee, niece Heiderose, Carsten and the Gebhardt family. Also fondly remembered by his friends Dee and Dan Castaldi and Adele and Cornelius de Groot.
Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Friday from 1 PM until time of the service in the chapel at 2. Spring interment in Mount Forest cemetery.

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17 2015 March

Foerster, Milton (Age 95, Walkerton)

Milton FOERSTER of Walkerton, formerly of Carrick Township and Hanover, at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Sunday at age 95. Survived by his wife Marie; children Catherine and Bill Dickison, Dennis and Barbara, Sheila and Paul Karl, Faye Douglas, Carol and Bill Scott, Deborah and Brad Richardson, Steven and Connie, and Heather Roth. Missed by 22 grand-, 32 great-grandchildren; brother Paul and Barbara. Predeceased by his son-in-law Ken Douglas, great-grandson Jessie, and 4 siblings.
Visitation is at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Service from Hanover Missionary Church on Thursday at 11 AM.

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