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17 2017 February

McKellar, Doris (Age 81, Kincardine)

Doris McKELLAR of Kincardine on Thursday in her 82nd year. Wife of Bob McKellar.  Mother of Deborah and Gary Kenny, Joan and Albert Bertholet, Patti and Daniel McKillip, John McKellar, and Jennifer and Jeff Picard. Missed by grandchildren Andrew, Ledah, Rhonda, Darlene, Kara, Braden, Mary, Jori and 3 great-grandchildren. Brother of Guy and Gail Anderson. Brother-in-law of Graham MacDonald and Elouise Anderson. Predeceased by 2 siblings and a grandson.
Visitation is at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Monday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service from the Anglican Church of the Messiah, Kincardine on Tuesday at 11 AM.

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17 2017 February

Goddard, Donald ‘Don’ (Age n/a, Goderich)

Donald James GODDARD of Goderich, peacefully at home on Wednesday after a courageous battle with cancer. Survived by Ruth-Ann, his wife of 58 years; children Bill, Lynn and Wayne Nicholson, Barb and Dave Sproul, and Bob. Grandfather of Dawn, Chris, Jenni, Brad, Cody, Jason, Brandon, Donny, Elizabeth and 2 great-grandchildren. Missed by his siblings Dave and Joyce, Ron, June and Dan Williams, brothers-in-law Bert and Rod. Predeceased by his siblings ‘Toots’ and Harry MacDonald, Dolly Chasson, and Willemena McKay.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Goderich on Saturday from 1 until 4 PM.
Arrangements entrusted to the McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich.

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16 2017 February

Baker, Carol (Age 81, Seaforth)

Carol BAKER of Seaforth, peacefully on Tuesday at the age of 81. Beloved wife of the late Gar Baker. Loving mother of Tracy Mallen and Brian of Tottenham and Jayne Baker of London. Cherished Grandma of Spencer, Andrew and Emily Mallen. Dear sister of Marilyn and Bob Meinhardt of Florida, Glenn and Marilyn Chesney of Seaforth, and the late Grant and Karen Chesney.
Cremation is taking place and memorial visitation will be held at Northside United Church, Seaforth on February 22nd from 12-noon until time of Carol’s memorial service to celebrate her life at 2 PM. Reception in the church hall to follow.
Arrangements entrusted to the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth.

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16 2017 February

Rier, Grace (Age 74, Hanover)

Grace RIER of Route 1, Hanover at Stratford General Hospital on Saturday in her 75th year. Loving wife of Randy for 33 years. Dear mother of Shirley and Richard Fulcher of Orangeville, Bill and Traci of Bolton, Gail and Jim Knipe of Neustadt, Karen and Jeff Beitz of Allan Park. Grandmother of Tiffany, Brittany, Jacquelyn, Benjamin, Megan, Ashton and Owen. Sister of Diane Rogers and Bob Netzke, and Marlene and Albert Hillier. Missed by Gail Murray and Tug. Predeceased by her daughter Kathy, 6 siblings and Zack.
Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Neustadt Hall on March 29th at 11 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to Grey Bruce Cremation & Burial Services, Owen Sound.

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16 2017 February

Ruston, Eileen (Age 88, Lucan)

Eileen A. RUSHTON R.N. (nee Weppler), of Lucan, peacefully at Victoria Hospital, London on Wednesday in her 89th year. Wife of the late Tom Rushton for 66 years. Dear mother of Faye and Mike Geoghegan of London, and Bob and Nancy Rushton of Lucan. Grandmother of Jenny and Dave, Jim and Nirupa; Kelsey, Matt and Ashlynn, Hayley and Andy; and great-grandmother of Neesha and Cole. Sister of Doris Thompson. Predeceased by her brothers Carl and Earl Weppler, and sister Vera Haldane.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. As per Eileen’s wishes, a private family service will be held.

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16 2017 February

Small, Douglas ‘Doug’ (Age 73, Kincardine)

Winston Douglas ‘Doug’ SMALL of Kincardine on Monday at the age of 73. Husband of Mary Christine Small. Father of Trudy Patch, and Terri and Jeff Dunk. Missed by his grandchildren Austin, Christine, Nathan, Victoria, Jessica and Olivia. Survived by sisters-in-law Kay Small and Eleanor ‘Ellie’ Small. Predeceased by his parents Martin and Sarah, brothers Orville, Glen, Dave, sister Katherine Small and sister-in-law Janice Small.
A private family graveside service will be held in Doug’s memory in the spring.
Arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.

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15 2017 February

Adams, Robert ‘Bob’ (Age 69, n/a)

Robert ‘Bob’ ADAMS at Haldimand War Memorial Hospital, Dunnville, on Monday in his 70th year. Dear husband to Vera. Father of Maria and Scott Glendinning, Robert, Liz Swayze and Shawn, Greg and Jen, and Peter. Grandfather of Jessica, Michael, Annice, and Ella. Missed by his siblings Barry, Jim and Sharon, Brian and Ruth, Debbie Ritchie and Ken, Wendy and Kevin; in-laws Alida Robertson, Kerry Boon, Rita Hodgson, and Janet. Predeceased by 2 brothers.  O.P.P. officer for 31 years.
Visitation is in the Miller Funeral Chapel, Cayuga on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, with prayer vigil at 6:30. Mass of Christian burial from St. Stephen’s Roman Catholic Church, Cayuga on Friday at 11 AM.

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15 2017 February

Nafziger, Barbara (Age 78, Newton)

Barbara NAFZIGER of Newton at St. Mary’s Hospital, Kitchener on Monday in her 79th year. Wife of John Nafziger. Mother of Connie and Steve Cassel, Debbie and Doug Purcell, Frances and Joe Royal, Paul and Jen, Calvin and Heidi. Missed by 11 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, sisters-in-law Marlene Herrfort, Bernice Herrfort and the Nafziger family. Predeceased by her sister Mildred Roes, brothers William in infancy, Sam, Allan and Melvin Herrfort.
Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation. A private family graveside service will be held at Riverdale Mennonite Cemetery, Millbank.
Arrangements entrusted to the Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood.

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15 2017 February

Willi, Victor ‘Vicci’ (Age 74, n/a)

Victor ‘Vicci’ WILLI peacefully, surrounded by his family, at Humber River Hospital on Saturday. He was 74. Much loved brother of Heidi Young of Oakville, Lorraine and Les Young of Route 2, Cargill and Paul and Shirley of Thorndale. Missed by many nieces, nephews, great- nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Viktor and Eileen Willi, great-nephew Jordan Young and brother-in-law Jim Young.
Visitation is at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Friday from 4 until 7 PM. Mass of Christian Burial from Mary Immaculate Church, Chepstow on Saturday at 11 AM. Interment in Mary Immaculate Cemetery, Chepstow in the spring.

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15 2017 February

Nunn, Michael (Age n/a, Hanover)

Michael William NUNN on February 10th at the Hanover Hospital. Cherished husband of Karen. Loved father of Michael and Hans, Mari-Beth and Kyle, and Megan and Kevin. Best Poppa to granddaughter Ella. Missed by his sister Linda Southall, nephew Jay and nieces Lee and Tony, Sherri and Anthony, and their families, as well as extended family members and relatives.
Family and friends will be received at the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Saturday at 11 AM. Reception to follow.

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