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09 2018 July

Fothergill, Marybelle (Age 86, Frmly Mount Forest)

Marybelle FOTHERGILL (nee Ellis), formerly of Mount Forest, on Saturday, in her 87th year. Wife of the late Bev Fothergill. Marybelle will be remembered by her many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Predeceased by brothers, Fred, Francis and his wife Gertie, Russell and his wife Della, and Elmer Ellis.
A funeral service celebrating Marybelle’s life will be held at the 
England Funeral Home, Mount Forest, on Tuesday, at 11 AM., with visitation prior to the service from 10 until 10:45 AM. Interment at Mount Forest Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Louise Marshall Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

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09 2018 July

Eckhardt, Joe (Age 94, Durham)

Joseph “Joe” William ECKHARDT, of Durham, on Sunday, in his 95th year. Father of Ruth and John Chapman of Hanover, Arthur and Lorna, Philip and Colleen, Jonathan and Margaret, David and Darlene all of Durham, Phyllis Ann and Michael Freishleben of Harriston, Edwin and Donna of Port Perry, and Laurie and Karren of Lefroy. Remembered by his 20 grand, 18 great-grandchildren and 1 sister. Predeceased by his wife Phyllis, and grandsons Christopher and Rob.
Visitation at McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home on Tuesday, from 2 until 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be held at the Durham Legion on Wednesday at 11 a.m.
Arrangements entrusted to McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, Durham

 

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09 2018 July

Gross, Marlene (Age 87, Hanover)

Marlene Ann GROSS of Hanover, on Sunday, in her 88th year. Remembered by sons Francis-Joseph Gross of Hanover, Thomas Murray and Suzanne Gross of Ottawa, and daughter Barbara and Paul Deeves of Leamington. Also survived by grandchildren Tom, Kathryn, and Christopher, 6 great-grandchildren, and 2 sisters. Predeceased by her husband Francis Gross, 5 brothers and 2 sisters.
Visitation will be held at Mighton Funeral Home, on Tuesday, from 2 until 4 and 7 to 8:30 PM with Vigil Rites at 8:30 PM. A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, at 11:00 AM, at Holy Family Church. Hanover. 
Arrangements entrusted to Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover.

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09 2018 July

Bridge, Wayne (Age 70, Route 1 Bluevale)

Wayne BRIDGE of Route 1 Bluevale, on Friday, at 70 years of age. Husband of Barb Bridge. Father of Kim Johnston and the late Dave Johnston, Lori and Mark Lewis, and Mark Bridge and Kristina Wallace. Papa of Myles, Lola, Kipp, Lyla, Spencer and Paxton. Brother of Quincy, Bill and Roberta, James and Kathy, and Dale and Phyllis. Wayne will be dearly missed by Barb’s family and his extended family. Predeceased by his parents and his parents-in-law.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Wingham Knights of Columbus Centre on Wednesday at 11 AM followed by a visitation and reception until 3 PM. Arrangements entrusted to McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham.

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09 2018 July

Mallard, David (Age 79, Listowel)

David MALLARD of Listowel, on Saturday, in his 80th year. Husband of the late Barbara Mallard. Father of Damian and Karen Mallard of Ariss, and, Pauline and Chuck Binning of Listowel. Grandfather of Jake Mallard and Curtis Mallard, Brett and Julie Binning, Mary and Ben Reynolds, and Luke Binning. Great-grandfather of Knox Binning and Ryder Reynolds. Brother of Pat and Beth, Mary and Karl, Cyril, Maureen, Edward and Rita, and Barbara and Gary.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Listowel, on Wednesday, at 11 AM with interment in Fairview Cemetery, Listowel.
Arrangements entrusted to Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel.

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09 2018 July

Davey, Kimberly “Kimy” (Age 61, Kincardine)

Kimberly “Kimy” DAVEY of Kincardine, on Friday, in her 62nd year. Beloved wife of Delbert Davey. Cherished mother of Brandy-Lyn and Rob Lumsden, Dan and Angela Davey, Alana and Ben Lichti. Loving grandmother of Daisy-Lyn. Missed by brothers-in-law Elroy Davey, Thomas and Theresa Davey, James and Cindy Davey, and sisters-in-law Sheila and Jerry Burrows, and Nancy and Jim Mcllwain. Also missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Gilley’s Feed Lot Restaurant, Kincardine, on Friday, July 13th, starting at 2 PM with words of remembrance. 
Arrangements entrusted to Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.

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09 2018 July

Ladd, Charles “Chuck” (Age 86, Seaforth)

Charles “Chuck” LADD of Seaforth, on Wednesday, at the age of 86. Remembered by his wife Theresa Dietrich-Ladd, and his children Peter and Sonya Ladd, Norina and Jim MacDonald, Charles and Susanne Ladd, Dennis and Anita Ladd, along with many grand and great-grandchildren. Also remembered by his step-children Anne and Richard Kaster, Sue and Dan Gueguen, Sandi and Bassam Chaloub, Ric and Frankie Dietrich and Ron and Michelle Dietrich. Predeceased by his first wife Jane and their daughter Patricia.
Cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will take place at Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau, on July 21st, at 11 AM. 
Arrangements are entrusted to McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth.

 

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07 2018 July

Lantz, Gordon (Age 91, Hanover)

Gordon LANTZ  peacefully on Thursday at the age of 91. He was a resident of The Village Seniors Community, Hanover. Loving brother of Sylvia and Tom Weber of Neustadt, Eleda and Harold Hossfeld of Mildmay, Rita Weiser of Hanover, Amelia Hartman of Hanover and Clarence Lantz of Durham. Remembered by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Daniel and Ella, brothers Elgin and Doretta Lantz and Reuben Lantz, sister Leona and Lorne Weltz, and brothers-in- law Gordon Weiser and Alf Hartman.
Visitation at St. Paul’s Normanby Lutheran Church on Sunday, from 1 PM till the time of funeral service at 2 PM.  Arrangements entrusted to the Garrett Funeral Chapel, Neustadt.

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07 2018 July

Wilson, Ferne (Age 88, Listowel, frmly Newry)

Ferne WILSON of Listowel, formerly of Newry, at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Friday in her 89th year. Wife of the late Pat Wilson. Mother of Ron and Debbie, Don and Leanne, Karen and Dave Schmidt. Grandmother of Amanda, Becky, Terri and friend Jeff, Cory, Kelsey and friend Brennan, and Shelby. Sister of Elma and Adrian Konings, Irene Wilson and sister-in-law of Doris McNeilly.  Predeceased by her brother Bill McNeilly and brother-in-law George Wilson.
Visitation at Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood on Sunday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM where the funeral service will be held on Monday at 11 AM.

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07 2018 July

Steckly, Ezra (Age 78, Brussels)

Ezra Mervyn STECKLY of Bluevale, on Friday, in his 79th year. Father of Gerald and Stacey Steckley and, Kim and Robert McLaren. Brother to Arnold Steckly, Clarence Steckly and Jim Cline. Grandfather-in-law of  Cethlenne  and Imajyca . Missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Solomon and Ella, brothers Claire, and Wayne, sister Vicki Hamill, and niece Amanda Hamill.
Visitation at Riverside Funeral Home, Brussels on Sunday, from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The Funeral Service will be held at The Brussels Mennonite Fellowship Church on Monday, at 10 AM. Interment in Brussels Cemetery.

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