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04 2015 November

Wesselink, Derkje (Age 85, Blyth)

Derkje WESSELINK of Blyth at Huronview Home, Clinton on Monday in her 86th year. Beloved wife of John. Dear mother of Joan and Dirk DeLange of Stratford, David and Joyce of Brussels, Margaret and Bill Karelsen of London, Darlene and Andy Vander Veen of Blyth, and Grace and Roy Schinkel of Dorchester. Oma of 16 grand- and 10 great-grandchildren. Missed by her siblings in The Netherlands and New Zealand. Predeceased by grandson Jesse and 2 sisters.
Visitation is at the Falconer Funeral Home – Blyth Chapel on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Service is at Blyth Christian Reformed Church on Friday at 2:30 PM.

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04 2015 November

Ryan, James ‘Jymmer’ (Age 68, Vanastra)

James ‘Jymmer’ RYAN of Vanastra, suddenly at his residence on Sunday in his 69th year. Beloved husband of 45 years to Diane. Dear father of Sandy and Peter Vincent, Susan and Chris Meier, Jeff and Candice, and Keith and Shannon. Missed by 10 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Brother of Ray, David, Gussie, Paul, Johnny, Alan, Rick, Marilyn Ryan, Mary Manning, Gail MacIver, Glenn, and the late Billy and Keith Ryan.
Visitation is at the Falconer Funeral Home, Clinton on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Mass of Christian Burial from St. James Roman Catholic Church, Seaforth on Friday at 11 AM.

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03 2015 November

Keip, Louise (Age 100, Walkerton)

Louise KEIP (nee Wilhelm) of Walkerton at Brucelea Haven on Monday. She was 100. Survived by her sons Jim, Bob and Pat , Don, John and Marilyn, Denis and friend Edie, Paul and Catherine; daughters-in-law Patti and Peter Hawkins, and Glenna Keip, and their families. Predeceased by her husband Lawrence, sons Kelvin and Ken, daughters-in-law Erlene, Lorraine, June, Sharon and Janet, grandsons Tim and Ian and 8 siblings.
Visitation is at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton, tonight [Tuesday] from 6 till 9, and on Wednesday from 10 AM until 12-noon followed by Mass of Christian Burial at Sacred Heart Church, Walkerton at 1 PM.

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02 2015 November

Liddle, Susan (Age 52, Tiverton)

Susan LIDDLE (nee Morgan) of Tiverton on Friday at age 52. Survived by her husband Mark, daughter Danyelle of Guelph and son Jordan Liddle and friend Julia of Tiverton. Missed by her sisters Debbie and Rob Stalker of Port Elgin, Rachelle Morgan of Niagara Falls; father and mother-in-law Norm and Kathryn Liddle; in-laws Rob and Sandra Liddle, Steve and Molly Liddle, Paul and Rhonda Liddle and Geoff Liddle, all of Kincardine, 11 nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents David and Barbara Morgan.
Visitation is at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Friday from 12-noon until 1 PM, followed by the memorial service at 1:30.

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02 2015 November

Turnbull, John (Age 86, Walkerton)

John Edwin TURNBULL at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Thursday in his 87th year. Beloved husband of Marie Bellman. Dear father of Mary of Ottawa, Graham and his wife Jo-Ann of Mont-Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, David and his wife Paulette of Dunrobin, Sydney. Grandfather of James, Glen, Scott, Sydney, and Alexandre. Stepfather of Dana and Margaret, Janis and Mark, Doan and Jane. Step-grandfather of Christopher, Sam, Lucas, Mason, Devon and Ben. Survived by Barbara Turnbull and many friends.
A memorial service will be held at St. George United Church in St. George this Saturday at 2 PM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Greg Roberts Funeral Home, Mildmay.

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02 2015 November

Morrish, Rene (Age 87, Kincardine)

Rene MORRISH (nee Montemurro) of Kincardine at Trillium Court on Saturday in her 88th year. Dear mother of Tom and Wendy of Kincardine, Jennifer and Brian Gedye of Fishers Glen, Nancy Brown of London and Elizabeth and David Hobbs of Temperance, Michigan. Grandmother of Tressa, and Robert Morrish; Andrew, Adam, Matthew, and Sarah Hobbs; Myles, and Leah Gedye and 7 great-grandchildren. Sister of Donald and June Montemurro. Predeceased by her husband Ross, brothers Richie and Reggie Montemurro and sister Rita Morris.
Visitation is at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Saturday from 11 AM until 12:30 PM, with the funeral service to follow at 1.

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02 2015 November

Speziali, Margaret ‘Marg’ (Age 86, Walkerton)

Margaret SPEZIALI, suddenly at Bruce Lea Haven, Walkerton on Saturday in her 87th year. Loving wife of the late Tom. Beloved Mom of Wayne and his wife Wendy, and Diane and her husband Murray McLaggan. Proud Gramma of Ang and her husband Chad Clements, Dean, Valerie and her husband Constable Michael Young, and Jon and his wife Tamara. Great-gramma of Calvin, Adisyn, Connor, and Wyatt. Predeceased by her grandson James McLaggan.
Friends will be received at the Port Elgin Chapel of the T.A. Brown Funeral Home, 510 Mill Street on Thursday from 7 until 9 PM. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday at 11 AM.

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01 2015 November

Wilson, Louise (Age 76, Goderich)

Louise WILSON (nee Jefferson) of Goderich at Alexandra Marine and General Hospital on Friday in her 77th year. Loving mother to Greg and Connie, Scott, and Darryl. Grandma of Zack Wilson, Brittany and Bryce King, and Brent Wilson. Sister of Mary Jefferson, Sharron and Burt Robinson, and Linda and Gene Kotack. Missed by sister-in-law Barbara and Dave Dunford. Predeceased by her husband Murray and brother Robert Jefferson.
Visitation is held tonight [Sunday] from 7 to 9 at the McCallum and Palla Funeral Home, Goderich, then on Monday from 11 AM until 1 PM at Lakeshore United Church, Goderich where a funeral service is held on Monday at 1 PM.

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31 2015 October

Kempers, John (Age 74, Conn)

John KEMPERS at his home at Route 3, Conn on Thursday in his 75th year. Beloved husband of Veronica Sieben-Kempers. Loved father of Gerrit Jan, Hennie and husband Barry, Betty-Ann, and Doris. Survived by his grandchildren; siblings Bill and wife Helen of Warren, Ann and husband Ron Spillman, Julianna; nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Sunday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with Prayer Vigil at 8. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Mary of the Purification Church, Mount Forest on Monday at 10 AM. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery.

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31 2015 October

Hoegy, Lavern (Age 87, Brussels)

Lavern HOEGY of Brussels, peacefully at Seaforth Community Hospital on Friday in his 88th year. Beloved husband of Greta Hoegy for 66 years. Loving father of Brenda Nicholson and Jim, Wayne Hoegy and Linda, Yvonne Coultes and Bryan, Maureen Friedman and Gary, Douglas Hoegy and Mary Dianne, and Lyle Hoegy and Mary. Missed by 19 grand-, 28 great-grandchildren and his sister Leotta MacKenzie.
Cremation has taken place.
Memorial visitation will be held at the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth on Sunday from 6 until 9 PM. Funeral will be held at Cavan United Church in Winthrop on Monday at 2 PM.

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