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30 2015 May

Lamont, Wallace “Fraser” (Age 83, Kincardine)

Wallace “Fraser” LAMONT of Kincardine, formerly of Bruce Township, at home on Friday at the age of 83. Husband of Dorothy. Father of Terry and Rhonda of Port Elgin and Darlene and Scott Stevens of Kincardine. Grandfather of Matt and Meaghan, Danielle and Wilco, McKenzie, and Grant. Great-grandfather of 7. Brother of Kent Lamont of Port Elgin. Predeceased by his son David, brothers Donald and Alex and sisters Marion and Janette.
Visitation will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine, on Tuesday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM with the funeral service at the Underwood Community Centre on Wednesday at 11 AM.

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30 2015 May

Leek, Tom (Age 49, Wroxeter)

Tom LEEK of Wroxeter at his residence on Friday in his 50th year. Loving partner of Dawne Adams and will be missed by his children Vanessa Adams, Thomas Leek and Justin Adams-Leek. Dear brother to Dorine Cherry of Kitchener and Dianne Nieman of Palmerston. Also loved by his brother in law Murray Adams of Tumbler Ridge, BC and his many friends and family. Predeceased by his parents Thomas James and Shirley Leek. Cremation has taken place.
Friends may come to the Wroxeter Hall on Saturday, June 13th from 2 to 6 PM to join with the family in Celebrating Tom’s Life with remembrances being given at 4 PM. Arrangements entrusted to Schimanski Family Funeral Home, Brussels.

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30 2015 May

Steckley, Kathleen (Age 70, Bluevale)

Kathleen STECKLEY nee Gerber of Route 1, Bluevale, as a result of a motor vehicle accident on Thursday in her 71st year. Wife of 53 years to Arnold and will be sadly missed by her children Warren and Denise Steckley of Fort MacMurray and Sherry and Chris Tice of Waterloo. Loving grandmother to Emma, Hannah and Ryan. Dear sister of Florence Rasmussen of Milverton. Predeceased by her parents Samuel and Edna Gerber.
Visitation from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM on Sunday at the Schimanski Family Funeral Home, Brussels. The funeral service will be conducted from Brussels Mennonite Fellowship on Monday at 11 AM. Interment in Brussels Cemetery.

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29 2015 May

Appleby, Helen (Age 91, Mitchell)

Helen APPLEBY of Mitchell on Thursday in her 92nd year.
Beloved wife of the late Roy Appleby. Dear mother of Al Appleby and Kaye, Ken Appleby and Colleen, and Muriel Scherbarth and Walter. Loving grandmother of Patti McDowell and David, Rob Appleby and Cheryl, Bill Appleby and Julie, Erin Appleby and A.J. Moore, Sandra Scherbarth and Ryan Pembroke, Dennis Scherbarth, and Warren Scherbarth and Leanne. Cherished great grandmother of 11.
Friends will be received at the Lockhart Funeral Home, Mitchell, this evening from 6 until 8, and Saturday from 10:00 A M until time of funeral service at 11:00 A M. A reception will follow at the Lockhart Reception Centre.

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28 2015 May

Allen, Howard (Age 71, Walkerton)

Howard ALLEN of Walkerton at Walkerton Hospital on Tuesday. He was 71. Beloved husband of Christine. Dear father of Paula and Don Rae of Walkerton, Sherife and Bob Thomson of Bluevale, Michael and Laurie Emin of Alberta, Howie Jr. and Julia of Belleville, and Tammy Allen and Adam of Tara. Grandfather of Chance, Rylan, Austin, Hunter, Addison, Cheyene, Josh, Justin, Calvin and Jenna. Brother of Nellie Byers, Elsie and Orville Evans, Margaret and Rick Graham, Carol and Steve Cornfield. Predeceased by brother-in-law Don Byers.
Memorial Service is at Knox Presbyterian Church, Walkerton on Friday at 11 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton.

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28 2015 May

Moss, Barbara (Age 73, Goderich)

Barbara Joan MOSS (nee Brindley) of Goderich at Alexandra Marine & General Hospital on Wednesday in her 74th year. Beloved wife of Paul for 52 years. Loving mother of Kevin of Auburn, Heather and Justin Regier of Zurich, Brenda and Ryan Grigg of London. Grandma of Tyler, Sara, Jacob, Blake, and Ava. Sister of Linda and Paul Suplat, Ruth and Jim Pfrimmer, Betty and Keith MacDonald-Bonnett. Sister-in-law of Fred and Dorothy Moss. Predeceased by her brother-in-law Dan MacDonald.
Visitation is at the McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Saturday at 11 AM.

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28 2015 May

Rody, Gordon ‘Gord’ (Age 66, Hanover)

Gordon “Gord” RODY of Hanover, suddenly on Wednesday in his 67th year. Survived by loving wife Annita of Hanover; daughters Debbie and Robert Legace of Hanover, Heidi and Ryan Leggo of Milton; son Jason and Kimi Rody of Hanover; grandchildren Meredith, Baxter, Xavier, Briar, Nolan and Madelyn. Missed by his brothers Gorman and Pearl, and Larry and Bonnie, all of Hanover and several nephews and nieces. Predeceased by his brother Walter.
Visitation is at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A Funeral Service will be held at Saint Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hanover on Saturday at 11 AM.

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28 2015 May

Moore, Robert ‘Rob’ (Age 43, Durham)

Robert ‘Rob’ MOORE of Durham, suddenly after a courageous battle with Leukemia at Owen Sound Hospital on Tuesday in his 44th year. Beloved husband of Deb. Loving and proud father of Becky, Mike and Brittney. Dear son of Betty and Ed Moric and Bruce and Bertha Moore. Brother of Laurie Hooper and Chris and Angela Moric. Son-in-law of Art and Lorna Eckhardt. Brother-in-law of Angela and Warren Kilpatrick. Survived by his grandmother ‘Omi’ Margaret Moric.
Friends may call at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, Durham on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A celebration of life will be held at the Durham Legion on Saturday at 11 AM.

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28 2015 May

Gray, Eric John (Age 68, Palmerston)

Eric John GRAY of Palmerston, peacefully at Palmerston and District Hospital on Monday in his 69th year. Son of the late Ephriam ‘Eph’ and Ilene Gray. Dear brother of Dr. Gary Gray and his wife Betty Anne of Toronto. Uncle of David and Ashleigh Gray and their children Lily and Quinn of Toronto. Missed by many cousins, friends and neighbours.
To honour Eric’s wishes, cremation has taken place.
The family will receive friends at the Palmerston United Church on Sunday from 1 PM until time of the Memorial Service at 2. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or charity of one’s choice appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston.

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27 2015 May

Wallace, Margaret (Age 73, Listowel)

Margaret WALLACE of Listowel, peacefully at the Listowel Memorial Hospital on Monday in her 74th year. Daughter of the late Harold and Ena Wallace. Dear sister of twin brother Doug and Mernie Wallace of Owen Sound, Bob and Jean Wallace of Palmerston, David and Marie Wallace of Belgrave and Harold and Ann Wallace of Ayr. Fondly remembered by nieces, nephews, and many friends. Predeceased by her husband Robert Minster and her brother Stewart and his wife Verna Wallace.
To honour Margaret’s wishes, her body has been donated to science.
Visitation is at the Palmerston United Church on Saturday from 1 PM until time of the Memorial Service at 2.
Arrangements entrusted to the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston.

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