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14 2015 May

Jacobi, Harry (Age 81, Ripley)

Harry JACOBI at his Ripley home on Wednesday, just shy of his 82nd birthday. Loving husband and companion to Shirley for the past 17 years. Dearly loved Dad to Jacquie, Rob and Jennifer. ‘Grampa Harry’ to Madlyn, Jackson, Tristan, Jacob and Hudson. Father-in-law of Peter, and Linda and Markham. Dear brother to John and June, and Bryce and Barb. Also missed by the Bright and Hilton families.
Visitation to take place at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home in Kincardine on Monday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday at 1 PM.

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14 2015 May

Jutzi, George (Age 86, Brussels)

George JUTZI of Brussels at Seaforth Community Hospital on Sunday in his 87th year. Beloved husband of Grace. Father of Gerald and Julie of Brussels, Jamie and Lyn of Route 2, Bluevale and Neil of Route 1, Wroxeter. Grandfather of Kendall and Andrew, Travis, Tyler and Nicole, Christopher, and Ryan and Laura. Brother of Roy, Jacob and wife Grace, Laura Rathbone, Sarah Maloney, Mary Roth, Margaret Jutzi, Mildred and husband Ralph Brennerman, and Martha and husband Donald Ropp. Predeceased by his grandson Craig, brother Amos and sister Clara.
A Memorial Service is held at Brussels United Church this Saturday at 11 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Schimanski Family Funeral Home, Brussels.

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14 2015 May

Pletch, Darrell (Age 41, Mount Pleasant)

Darrell PLETCH of Mount Pleasant at his residence on Tuesday at age 41. Son of Keith and Bonnie Pletch of Route 3, Teeswater. Loving companion of Leanne Hall of Mount Pleasant. Father of Brendan, Alanah, Julia, Talia, Hunter and Brooke. Brother of Kerry Ann and Paul Young of Paris, Jeff and Julaine Pletch of Fergus and Ryan and Amy Pletch of Kincardine. Missed by his nieces and nephews.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Friday from 2 till 4 and 6 to 8 PM. A private funeral service will be held later in the chapel. Memorial donations to a Trust Fund for Darrell’s children would be appreciated.

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14 2015 May

Scott, Donald ‘Don’ (Age 85, Kincardine)

Donald ‘Don’ SCOTT of Kincardine, at his residence on Tuesday in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Ruth Scott. Dear father of Mike Scott and Laxmi Nayer of Whitby, Russ Scott of Ottawa, Kathleen Scott and Cynthia Scott, both of London. Cherished grandpa of Daniel, Jasmin and Justin and great-grandpa of Tansey, Porcia, Matthew Junior, Alexis, Alyssa and Dannika. Loved brother of Eileen and Bill Underhill of Unionville. Also survived by his sister-in-law Doreen Scott. Predeceased by his brothers Arthur and Gordon.
A private service for family and close friends will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.

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14 2015 May

Lavery, Elaine (Age 94, frmly Ripley)

Elaine LAVERY, beloved wife of the late Earl Lavery, formerly of Point Clark and Ripley, at Kincardine Hospital on Tuesday at age 94. Greatly missed by daughters Vici and Ron Funston of Point Clark, Jill and Evan Ehgoetz of Powel River, B.C. and Kelly and Phil Klinkhamer of London. Missed by grandchildren Darren, Dean, Brooke, Stephanie, Owen, Colby, Paul, Gregory, Amy, 13 great-grandchildren, brother Bill Leonard and sister Corrine Lewis. Predeceased by siblings Janet Gill, Morris Leonard and a brother in infancy.
Cremation has taken place and a private family gathering will be held at a later date.
Arrangements entrusted to the MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley.

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13 2015 May
12 2015 May

Benninger, Helen (Age 97, frmly Teeswater)

Helen BENNINGER of Walkerton, formerly of Teeswater on Monday in her 98th year. Dear mother of Rose Marie Detzler and Ken Elvidge, Bernadette and Dirk Van Der Gulik, Audrey and Tom Roch, Dennis and Pat, Paul and Barb, Frances and Hugh McCallum, Gerard and Karen, and Catharine and Tom Diebold. Missed by 17 grand- and 16 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Wilma Schumacher; and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband Edwin, 4 brothers and 7 sisters.
Visitation will be held at Immaculate Conception Church, Formosa on Thursday from 9:30 to 10:30 AM, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 11.
Arrangements entrusted to the Tiffin Funeral Home, Teeswater.

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12 2015 May

Fallis, Janet (Age 76, Listowel)

Janet FALLIS of Listowel on Sunday in her 77th year. Beloved wife of Ron. Mother of Allan and Marion of Campbellford, and Jody and Ken Bellamy of Listowel. Grandmother of Matthew Fallis and Jamie Poodry, Chelsea Fallis, Jaron Townsend, and Nick Townsend. Sister of John and Muriel Garton, Florence and Neil Koch, Barb and Bob Leith, George Garton, Lorraine and Dennis Bristowe, Brenda and Clarence Sarvis, Bob and Louise Garton, Bill and Rita Deverell, Ron and Mary Pat Garton, Deb and Herb Olliff.
Visitation is at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 6 to 8 PM. Funeral service is at Trinity United Church, Listowel on Thursday at 11 AM.

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12 2015 May

Creighton, Keith (Age 20, Kincardine)

Keith William CREIGHTON of Kincardine at his residence on Sunday in his 21st year. Dear son of Lynne Larion and Daniel Gagnon. Loved brother of Kelly of Kincardine, Katharine of Kitchener, Erin of Barrie and Victor at home. Grandson of Joan Larion of Kincardine. Missed by his aunt Allison and uncles Kent and Kevin. Predeceased by his grandpa Norm Larion.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 183, Kincardine on Friday at 11 AM followed by a reception until 2 PM. Memorial donations to Community Living – Kincardine & District appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.

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11 2015 May

Rapp, Ron (Age 78, Walkerton)

Ron RAPP of Walkerton, at his home on Friday in his 79th year. Survived by his children Brian Rapp and Karen Fortune and his grandchildren Dale Rapp, Angelia Schmidt, John Fortune, Kyle Fortune, Kasha Rapp, Brody Rapp and Jeromy Ruetz as well as his great-grandson Mason Chesney. Dear brother of Jean, Mary-Lou, and Gerry and sister-in-law Beneda. Predeceased by his wife Marg, brother Jack and his parents Eldon and Verna Rapp.
Friends may call at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton, this evening [Monday] from 7 to 9 and on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will take place Wednesday at 11 AM at the Walkerton Pentecostal Church, 1736 Highway 9 South, Walkerton.

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