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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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11 2015 May

Chapman, Barbara (Age 72, Minto Twp)

Barbara CHAPMAN (nee Hamilton) at her home in Minto Township on Friday at the age of 72. Wife of Elmer Chapman. Mother of Eddie and Tina Chapman of Ailsa Craig, and Jamie Chapman of Moorefield. Grandmother of Benjamin and Samuel. Sister of Beth Blatchford of London. Predeceased by parents Morley and Clara Hamilton and brother Neil Hamilton.
Private family arrangements have been entrusted to the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston. Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Listowel.

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11 2015 May

Cretier, Willie (Age 97, Wingham)

Willie CRETIER of Wingham at Braemar on Saturday at age 97. Wife of the late Hank Cretier. Mother of Martin and Joanne Cretier, and Dixie and Dick Askes, all of Wingham. Mother-in-law of Henny and Roger Boddy of Kingston. Grandmother of Debbie and John, David, Rob and Diane, Cindy and Jim, Amy and Brian, Janell, Richard and Ruth Anne, Sharon and Ken, Heather, Trevor and Alicia, and 15 great-grandchildren. Dear friend of Pat Vandenham. Predeceased by her son Harry, 6 sisters and 2 brothers.
Visitation is at the McBurney Funeral Home, Wingham on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where the funeral service is held on Wednesday at 1:30 PM.

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11 2015 May

Rowbotham, Betty (Age 77, Hanover)

Betty ROWBOTHAM (nee Davidson) of Hanover, suddenly at Hanover Hospital on Sunday. She was 77. Missed by loving husband Joe. Loved by her children Donna and Terry Andrew of Sauble Beach, Doug Rowbotham and Karen Dickson of Wasaga Beach, Bruce and Kathy of Hanover, Donald of Stratford, and Sandi Hulme of Acton. Grandmother of 11 grand- and 9 great-grandchildren. Sister of Jean and Reid Crowe and sister-in-law of Ed Norton. Predeceased by her grandson Joey, brother Ken Davidson and sister June Norton.
Visitation is at the Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover on Tuesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM, where a memorial celebration is held on Wednesday at 11 AM.

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11 2015 May

McLean, Jason (Age 35, n/a)

Jason McLEAN, suddenly at Health Sciences North, Sudbury on Thursday in his 36th year. Beloved fiancée Michelle Lauzon of Noelville. Dear son of Eldon and Monica McLean of Arthur. Loving father of Reid, Autumn, Morgan and Ella and father to Xavier and Zachery. Brother of Adam and Lisa, both of Fergus. Missed by his grandparents Vernon and Norma McLean. Predeceased by infant brother Ryan and grandparents Brendan and Ethel O’Donnell.
Visitation is at the Crawford Funeral Home, Arthur, today [Monday] from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM with Parish prayers at 6:30. Mass of Christian Burial from St. John Roman Catholic Church, Arthur on Tuesday at 11 AM.

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11 2015 May

Duncan, Loreen (Age 86, Mount Forest)

Loreen DUNCAN (nee Jack) of Mount Forest at Louise Marshall Hospital on Friday in her 87th year. Mother of David, Heather Cottrill, Jewel and John Green, and Charles and Sharon. Missed by 12 grand-, 7 great-grandchildren; siblings Murial McTaggart and Ian, Pearl Walker, Esther Domm and Roy, Effie Hemstock and Philip, John Jack, Rose Kagel and friend Dave. Sister-in-law of Margaret Jack, and Evelyn Reynolds. Predeceased by husband Harry and brother Howard Jack.
Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Tuesday from 2:30 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service from Mount Forest United Church on Wednesday at 11 AM.

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11 2015 May

Wightman, Mary (Age n/a, Brucefield)

Mary Grace WIGHTMAN (nee McCully), of Brucefield and formerly Route 1, Belgrave, peacefully at Huronview Home, Clinton on Wednesday. Wife to the late Ivan Wightman for 64 years. Loved by the late John and Shelly Brigham of Corunna; the late Jim and his children Jennifer, Mary, Kendra and Gordon Brigham. Survived by sister-in-law Alberta and Vaughn Munroe. Predeceased by her parents, and brother James and Nellie McCully.
Friends were received at the Falconer Funeral Home, Clinton Chapel on Sunday. Funeral Service will be held at Brucefield Community United Church, today [Monday] at 2 PM with visitation from 1.

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