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20 2015 June

Thompson, Mac (Age 85, Listowel)

Mac THOMPSON, formerly of Route 4, Listowel, at his residence in Listowel on Thursday in his 86th year. Husband of Phyllis Thompson. Father of Ross, Rick and Marie, Julie and John, Lynn and Marc, Jane and Randy, Joan and Paul, Bruce and Shellie, Lisa and Tammy. Missed by 11 grand and 5 great grandchildren, sisters Lois Weixl and Ruth Robinson, and sister-in-laws Vera Thompson and Glenna Whitmore.
Visitation at Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood on Sunday from 1 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral service will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Listowel on Monday at 11 AM.

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20 2015 June

Moffat, John (Age 80, Clinton)

John MOFFAT of Clinton, and formerly of Stanley Twp. at home on Thursday in his 81st year. Loving husband of Barbara Moffat for 53 years. Father of David Moffat of Owen Sound, Lynn Moffat and Mike Gerrits  of Clinton, and Janice and Ivan Richardson of Stratford. Grandfather of Deidre, Spencer, and Olivia. Brother-in-law of David and Diane, and Ian and Jackie Crow, Mary Lou and Chuck Thompson, Bruce and Dianne Crow, and Heather and Larry Gecas. Missed by nieces Carol Blanchard and Lori Streifler.
Visitation at Falconer Funeral Homes, Clinton, on Monday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM with funeral service at Brucefield Community United Church, on Tuesday at 2 PM.

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20 2015 June

Lubbers, Ralph (Age 92, Auburn)

Ralph Lubbers of Auburn at Clinton Hospital on Wednesday in his 92nd year. Loving father of George and Cathy Lubbers of St. Thomas and Andy Lubbers of Auburn. Father-in-law of Tony and Sylvia Verburg of Belgrave and Jean Lubbers of Clinton. Missed by 13 grand and 29 great grandchildren. Predeceased by his wife Grace, son Henry and daughter Roely .
Friends will be received at Falconer Funeral Homes, Blyth Chapel on Sunday, from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Service will be held at Huron Chapel, Auburn on Monday at 11 AM. Interment to follow at Hope Chapel Cemetery in Hullet Township.

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20 2015 June

Graper, Rosalind (Age 60, Walkerton)

Rosalind Gaye GRAPER of Walkerton at Walkerton Hospital on Tuesday. She was 60. Survived by her son Patrick and Shelby Doyle of Collingwood and grandchildren Henry and Bailey. Remembered by her many friends at Brucelea Haven and Community Living – Walkerton & District. Predeceased by her husband John Graper.
A Memorial Service will be held at Walkerton Baptist Church on Monday at 11 AM with visitation beginning at 10. Memorial donations to the Brucelea Haven, Community Living – Walkerton & District or Epilepsy Canada appreciated and may be made through the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton.

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20 2015 June

Lauzon, Helen (Age 93, Mount Forest)

Helen LAUZON (nee Krulicki) of Mount Forest at Saugeen Valley Nursing Centre on Thursday in her 94th year. Loved mother of Barb Waite of Mount Forest and Peter Lauzon and wife Lori Kennelly of Aliston. Dear grandmother of Holly Tucker and husband Courtney, Brittany Leibold, Damon Lauzon, Darin Lauzon, and Kaitlin Andrews. Great-grandmother of Dylan, Ariana, Brandon, and Rylan. Sister of Michael and Alice Krulicki, and Dorothy and John Shillington. Predeceased by her husband Leonard, and her brothers and sisters.
Mass of Christian burial celebrated at St. Mary of the Purification Church, Mount Forest on Monday at 11 AM with visitation one hour prior.
Arrangements entrusted to the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest.

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19 2015 June

Rehkopf, Rebecca ‘Becky’ (Age 15, Walkerton)

Rebecca “Becky” REHKOPF of Walkerton, peacefully at Children’s Hospital, London on Monday. She was 15. Treasured daughter of Dave and Melissa and special big sister of Blaine and David. Dear granddaughter of David and Bonnie Rehkopf, and Josie Falconer. Great-granddaughter of Joan Zettler, John Falconer, and Keith Campbell Senior. Niece of Jodi Rehkopf, Chuck Zettler, and Dave Falconer. Cousin of Tristan, Kylie, Tara and Leo Zettler. Predeceased by her grandfather Allan Zettler.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Walkerton on July 25th from 1 until 4 PM with a time of remembrance at 2.
Arrangements entrusted to the Cameron Funeral Home, Walkerton.

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18 2015 June

Cross, Ernest ‘Ernie’ (Age 88, Palmerston)

Ernest CROSS of Palmerston on Monday at the Grand River Hospital, Kitchener in his 89th year. Loving husband of Gwen for 60 years. Father of Debbie and Wayne McIlroy of Wallace Township, Tammy and Bart Scherpenzeel of Howick Township and Tyrone and Fay Cross of Listowel. Proud papa of David and Sarah. Brother of Marilyn and John Crowe, Carol and Bruce McGinnis, and Marjorie and Rolly Dube. Brother-in-law of Bea Cross and Gord Baverstock. Predeceased by brothers Bob, Jim and Fred and sister Dorothy.
To honour Ernie’s wishes, there is no visitation or funeral service. Cremation has taken place.
Arrangements entrusted to the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston.

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18 2015 June

Hyde, Walter ‘Wally’ (Age 77, Southampton)

Walter ‘Wally’ HYDE of Southampton, formerly of Port Elgin, Manitoulin Island and Inverhuron, at the Southampton Care Centre on Wednesday at age 77. Beloved husband of Bev Hyde. Dear father of Richard and Lisa Hyde of Port Elgin and Paul Hyde of Baden. Dear grandpa of John Hyde, Kyle and Sherry Cameron, Krista Cameron and Ashley McKean and great-grandpa of Carly. Brother-in-law of Margaret Hyde and Carol Chappell. Missed by his nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brother Ron and brother-in-law Dale Chappell.
A private family service will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine.

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18 2015 June

Schwarz, Mary Catherine (Age Seaforth)

Mary Catherine SCHWARZ (nee Nigh) of Seaforth, peacefully at Seaforth Manor Retirement Home on Wednesday in her 77th year. Wife of the late Henry Schwarz. Loving mother of Michael and Pauline of Seaforth and Patricia and Peter Cantarutti of Stratford. Grandma of Melissa and Matthew Schwarz, Alexis and Adam Cantarutti. Dear sister of Frank and Leona Nigh, Betty-Anne Nigh, Joan Nigh, and Lou and Betty Nigh.
Visitation will be held at the McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with Parish Prayers and CWL service at 6:45. Funeral Mass from St. James Catholic Church, Seaforth on Saturday at 11 AM.

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18 2015 June

McNee, Jeffrey (Age 30, Dungannon)

Jeffrey ‘Jeff’ McNEE at his home in Dungannon on Tuesday in his 31st year. Beloved son of Eric and dear friend Lorraine and the late Katherine McNee. Cherished brother of Alix. Loving grandson of Janet Hunking and friend Harold Gibbings and the late Joseph, the late Graham and Bessie McNee. Cherished friend of Christine. Also survived by several aunts, uncles and their families.
Friends will be received at the McCallum & Palla Funeral Home, Goderich on Sunday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A Celebration of Jeff’s Life will be held at a later date. Cremation to follow. Donations may be made to the Dungannon Agricultural Society.

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