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Death Notices

Due to families wishes, not all death notices are listed.

April 11, 2014
Bill Marshall
Passed away at Rockwood Terrace, Durham on Friday, April 11th, 2014. William James Marshall, of Durham and formerly of Varney, in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Rose Marie (Clarke). Loving father of Betty Marshall (Bruce Armstrong) of Durham, Bob Marshall of Hanover and Ron Marshall (Rosanne) of Parry Sound. Cherished grandfather of Nathan and Tyler Marshall. Dear brother of Pearl McCannell, Myrtle Timmins and Doreen MacCannell all of Durham. Predeceased by his brother Bert Marshall and his sister ... [more]

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April 11, 2014
Marjorie McKeown
Passed away at Rockwood Terrace on Friday, April 11th, 2014. Marjorie Irene (O'Neill) McKeown, of Durham and formerly of RR#1 Priceville, in her 89th year. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 58 years, Bob McKeown, in 2011. Loving mother of Frances and her husband Dave Semley of Port Colborne, Barb and her husband Myles Ryan of RR#1 Markdale, Tom McKeown and his wife Arlene of Burlington, and Peter McKeown and his wife Elizabeth of Sudbury. Cherished grandmother of John, Jennifer and her husband ... [more]

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April 7, 2014
Margaret Rose Grein

At Season's Retirement Home, Owen Sound on Monday April 7, 2014.  Margaret (nee Picken) of Owen Sound, and formerly of Hanover age 69 years.  Wife of the late Norvay Grein.  Loved sister of Shirley (Bruno) Charette of Guelph, Helen (Ronnie) Pfeffer of Guelph and Ross Picken of Balmy Beach.  Also survived by her nieces and nephews and their families.  


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April 6, 2014
James 'Jim' Lougheed
After a lengthy illness on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at the Lennox & Addington Hospital in his 82nd year. Loving husband of the late Jean Lougheed. Loving father of Wayne Scott, Dave Scott and Pam Delong (Jim). Treasured grandpa of Amanda and Derek. Dear brother of Mary Henry. Predeceased by his siblings John and Barbara. Jim will always be remembered by his nieces and nephews.

Family and Friends will be received at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, 166 Bruce Street North, Durham, Ontario on Thursday, ... [more]

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April 5, 2014
Emily Miles
Passed away at Rockwood Terrace, Durham on Saturday, April 5th, 2014. Emily Gertrude (Blake) Miles, of Durham, in her 91st year. Beloved wife of the late Franklin Miles. Survived by her sisters Edith Adams of Durham and Margaret and her husband Gerry Roane of Barrie. Predeceased by her parents Joseph and Margaret Blake, and her sister Irene Brown. Emily was a member of Trinity Anglican Church and Trinity Anglican Church Choir.

Funeral Service will be held at Trinity Anglican Church, Durham on Saturday, ... [more]

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April 4, 2014
Hazel Paige
Passed away at Rockwood Terrace, Durham on Friday, April 4th, 2014. Hazel
Florence (Stouth) Paige, of Durham and formerly of Priceville, in her 96th
year. Beloved wife of the late Howard Paige. Loving mother of Howard Paige
and his wife Debbie of Durham. Cherished grandmother of Jason and Lori
Paige of Hanover, Kelly Paige of Kitchener, and Travis Paige of Durham.
Great-grandmother of Miriah and Connor. Survived by her brother Orlin and Jean Stouth of Hamilton and her sister-in-law ... [more]

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April 2, 2014
Marion Brown
Passed away at Rockwood Terrace, Durham on Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014. Marion Emily Elizabeth Brown (nee Boyd), of Durham, in her 83rd year. Beloved wife of the late John Wesley Brown. Loving mother of Dennis Brown and his wife Brenda of Hanover, and Deane and her husband George Anderson of Durham. Cherished grandmother of Ashley (Patrick McTeer), Jennifer Brown (Ben Pries) and Cayle Anderson. Sister-in-law of Leona Boyd, Rita Black, Hattie Braun, Laura Brown and Vernon and Elva Brown. Fondly remembered ... [more]

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April 1, 2014
Margaret Elizabeth Montgomery

In Scarborough Hospital (Grace site) on Tuesday April 1, 2014. Margaret (nee Weir) formerly of St.Catherines age 87 years. Beloved wfe of the late Robert Montgomery. Loved sister of the late Mary and the late Kenneth Hall.   Margaret will be sadly missed by her nieces and nephews and their families.


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March 26, 2014
Ann Goerz
April 26, 1920 - March 26, 2014
Birthplace: Ruckenau, Ukraine
Parents: Henry and Anna Braun
Married: November 6, 1948 to John Goerz (deceased, 1990)
Family: son, Carl (deceased, 2011) daughter-in-law, Susan; daughter, Judith, son-in-law, Helmut Penner; daughter, Margaret Kuhl; son, Thomas Goerz; four grandchildren, and eight great-grand-children

Ann Goerz was born in Ruckenau, Ukraine to Anna and Henry Braun. Her mother died when she was two years old. She was brought by her grandparents ... [more]

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March 12, 2014
Don Sills
Passed away at Grey Bruce Health Services - Owen Sound on Wednesday, March 12th, 2014. Donald Ritchie Sills, of RR#3 Ayton, in his 80th year. Beloved husband of Florene (nee Moore). Survived by his sister Edna and her husband Ivan Barfoot of Shallow Lake. Brother-in-law of Helen Sills of Waterloo, Bryan Garrison of Acton, Florence and Frank Gilbert of Harriston and Margaret Church of Harriston. Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by his parents Herb and Cora Sills, his ... [more]

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March 5, 2014
Leonard Charles Scales

 In Durham on Wednesday March 5, 2014. Leonard Scales of R.R. #3, Durham age 73 years. Beloved husband of Marydale (nee MacDonald). Loved father of Christopher (Karran) and Craig (Amy) all of Waterloo and Calvin (Jody) of Elmwood. Dear brother of Ron (Viola) Scales and Jean (Ron) Hopkins all of Owen Sound. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Corey, Brendan, Gregory, Maria, Jordan, Justin, Carter and Cayden and brother-in-law Murray MacDonald. The family will receive friends at the Fawcett-McEachern ... [more]

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February 28, 2014
Bruce Thorne
Passed away on Friday, February 28th, 2014. Bruce Wayne Thorne, of Durham, in his 68th year. Survived by his loving wife Cathleen (nee Angel). Loving father of Teresa Thorne of Owen Sound, and Penny and her husband Scott Israels of Goderich. Cherished grandfather of Kali and Logan Israels. Survived by his siblings Roger and Bonnie Thorne of Tara, Elaine Thorne of Waterloo, Willard and Sharon Thorne of St. Catharines, Lawrence and Brenda Thorne of Tara, Janet and Gary Spergel of Sudbury, and Anne and ... [more]

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February 19, 2014
David Harold Watson

In Durham Wednesday February 19, 2014. David Watson of Ayton age 88 years. Beloved husband of Leona (nee Hiltz). Loved father of Sandra (the late David) Edmonds of Ayton, Barbara (Jim Dean) & Debra (George) Girdler all of Flesherton and the late Peter, Donna Stewart, Sharon Metigee & Sheila Richards. Dear brother of Robert of Durham, Greta Anderson of Durham, Wilma Ammerman of R.R. 4, Mount Forest & the late Verna Burnett. Sadly missed by 13 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren & 6 great-great grandchildren.



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February 14, 2014
Dorothy Forgrave Ferguson

At Rockwood Terrace, Durham Monday February 10, 2014. Dorothy (nee Brown) of Durham, age 87 yrs. Wife of the late W. James. Loved mother of Paul (Linda) & Stephen all of Southgate & John “Gary” & Judy (Don) Schmidt all of Walkerton. Dear sister of Betty Weppler of Ayton & the late Thelma Halliday, Marion Garland, Isobel Brown & Norman Brown. Dorothy will be sadly missed by 7 grand & 10 great grandchildren, sister-in-law Laurie & brother-in-law John.


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February 6, 2014
Dave Walker
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Thursday, February 6th, 2014. David Edward Walker, of Durham and formerly of Richmond Hill, at the age of 72. Beloved husband of Terry. Dave will be missed by Terry's Children: Scott Wallace, Pam Bovenizer and her children Katie and Kyle, Sue Briggs (Jeff) and her son Adam. Dear brother of Mary (Barry) Davis, Bill (Arlene) Walker, Steve (Diane) Walker and Fran (Mike) Medland. Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews and Amanda Johnson.

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January 27, 2014
Margaret Leuverink
Passed away at her home on Monday, January 27th, 2014. The former Margaret Johanna VanHoekelen, of RR#3 Durham, in her 72nd year. Beloved wife of the late Leo Leuverink. Loving mother of Leo Leuverink of Holstein, Michael Leuverink and his wife Verna of Walkerton, and Karen and her husband Ian McCracken of Durham. Cherished grandmother of Shawn (Robin), Tyler, Jeannie (Jessie), Nathan, Kyle, Alison (Matt), Alex and Emily. Great-grandmother of Corben and Amara. Survived by one sister and 6 brothers. ... [more]

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January 26, 2014
Evelyn Little
Passed away at Grey Gables, Markdale on Sunday, January 26th, 2014. The former Edna Evelyn McCutcheon, formerly of Durham and Proton Station, in her 91st year. Beloved wife of the late Lloyd Little. Loving mother of Sharon and her husband Leonard Odell of Irish Lake, Lester Little and his wife Dawn of Powell River, B.C., Karen and her husband Mark Kueneman of Melbourne, Dayle and her husband Brad Knowles of Hamilton, and Deanna and her husband Brian Hunter of Innisfil. Cherished grandmother of 14 grandchildren ... [more]

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January 22, 2014
George Mooney
Passed away at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014. George Beverley Mooney, of RR#4 Durham, in his 77th year. Loving father of Joseph Priestley (Kathleen), Karen Mooney (Tim Brown), Kim McIntyre (Chris) and Barbara Stavina (John). Cherished grandfather of Ashley, Erin, Allison, Sydney, Claire and Shannon. Survived by sister Janet Loughran (Dieter Rohrbach) and brother John Weidemann (Bernadette).

A celebration of George's life will be held at the Funeral Home on Saturday ... [more]

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January 10, 2014
Maud Hargrave
Passed away in Milverton, Ontario on Friday, January 10th, 2014 in her 91st
year. Beloved wife of the late James Frederick Hargrave (2004). Dear
mother of Joyce and Paul Dorazio of Wasaga Beach, Brenda of Walkerton, Wendy and Mark Mathers of Hanover, Dave and Karen of Durham, Robert and Ann of Milverton. Also survived by 12 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Predeceased by 1 brother, 4 sisters and 2 infant sons. Cremation has taken place.

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January 7, 2014
Chester Fee
Passed away at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket on Tuesday, January 7th, 2014. Chester Wilfred Fee, of RR#1 Durham, in his 84th year. Predeceased by his parents Elmer and Irene Fee. Brother of Nora Fee.

A celebration of Chester's life will be held at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, Durham on Saturday, January 11th at 1 p.m., with visitation two hours prior to the service. Spring interment at Maplewood Cemetery.

As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Salvation Army ... [more]

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January 1, 2014
Helen - RN Wilton
Passed away Wednesday, January 1st, 2014 at the Durham hospital with her loving family at her side. Wilma Helen Wilton (nee Knisley), of RR#3 Durham, in her 85th year. Beloved wife of the late Neil E. Wilton. Loving mother of Steve Wilton and his wife Sandi of Owen Sound, Fay and her husband Percy Harrison of Durham, and Craig Wilton and his wife Valerie of Coalhurst, Alberta. Cherished grandmother of Gwen, Janine, Elgin, Kyle, Lydia, Curtis, Candace, Brittany and Jason. Great-grandmother of Noah, Mogilny, ... [more]

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December 31, 2013
Hazel Mighton
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Tuesday, December 31st, 2013. Hazel Evelyn Mighton (nee Styles) of Durham at the age of 86. Beloved wife of the late Robert Mighton. Dear mother of Donald and his wife Dianne of RR#1 Hanover. Cherished grandmother of Michael Mighton and his wife Brenda of Kitchener. Cherished great-grandmother of Evan. Dear sister of Harry and Ada Styles of Durham and Esther Valeriote of Guelph. Sister-in-law of Irvan and Eileen Mighton of Durham. Predeceased ... [more]

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December 22, 2013
Marko Banjavčić
Was born on December 7, 1927 in Jankovo Selište, Croatia and he passed away on December 22, 2013 at Rockwood Terrace in Durham, Ontario. Survived by his wife Ela of 58 years; sons Tomislav (Liz), Marko and Frank and daughter Carolin; grandfather of Victoria, James and Nicholas; sister Marija Juriić of Mississauga and many nieces and nephews in Canada and Croatia. Predeceased by his parents Marko and Žuža; sisters Barka, Anka and Kata; brother Marko and sister Dragica in infancy.

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December 20, 2013
Alexander Russell Talbot

 Suddenly in Durham Friday December 20, 2013.  Alex Talbot of R.R. #1, Durham, age 81 years.  Husband of the late Joy (nee Hopkins).  Loved father of Leslie (Susan) of R.R. #2, Durham, Gregory (Lynda) of Durham, Valerie of Owen Sound and Paul (Anna May) of Priceville.  Dear brother of Evelyn (William) Ferguson of Durham, Lillian (Gordon) Gowan of R.R. #3, Durham, David (Deborah) of Mississauga and the late Peter.  Sadly missed by 5 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. ... [more]

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December 14, 2013
Sheila Metcalfe

Suddenly at Rockwood Terrace, Durham Saturday December 14, 2013. Sheila Metcalfe formerly of R.R. #1, Ayton, age 85 years. Beloved wife of Leonard. Loved mother of Clive (Colleen) Woodhouse of R.R. #1, Hanover and Barbara (Richard) Furrinus of England. Mrs. Metcalfe will be sadly missed by 6 grandchildren & 7 great grandchildren. Predeceased by her brothers and sisters.



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December 9, 2013
Lena Meredith

 At her residence on Monday December 9, 2013.  Lena (nee Stephenson) of Durham and formerly of Milton, age 88 years.  Wife of the late William Meredith.  Loved and devoted mother of Anne (Art) Jefford of Sundridge, Mary Lou (the late Robert) Bacon of Durham, Colleen (the late Donald) Rivers of Milton, Donna Owens of Elmvale and Patty (the late Robert) Hetherington of Milton.  Lena will be sadly missed by her 12 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren.  Predeceased by her ... [more]

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November 15, 2013
Dianne Carroll McKinney

Suddenly as the result of an accident Friday November 15, 2013. Dianne (nee Meek) of R.R. 1, Durham age 74 yrs. Beloved wife of William. Loved mother of Opal, Paul and Randy. Also sadly missed by her brothers and sisters and their families.


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November 8, 2013
Ellen (Roth) Bender

Hanover, Ontario, formerly of R.R.3 Durham went home peacefully to be with her Lord on November 8, 2013 in her 92nd year. Beloved daughter of the late Samuel and Barbara Roth of Baden. Pre-deceasedby her loving husband Rufus Bender. Deeply loved and will be sadly missed by her five children, Sanford (Sandy) Bender and his wife Bonnie of Wroxeter, Karen Flaming and her husband Harold of Guelph, Gloria MacDonald and her husband Ron of Hanover, Paul Bender and his wife Barbara of Mississauga, and John Bender ... [more]

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November 2, 2013
J.D. Hopkins
Passed away at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener on Saturday, November 2nd, 2013. James David "J.D." Hopkins, of RR#1 Elmwood, in his 82nd year. Beloved husband of Phyllis (nee Brown). Loving father of Keith Hopkins and his wife Cheryl, Kevin Hopkins and his wife Anna, and David Hopkins and his friend Cindy. Cherished poppa of Tyler (Jennifer), Justin (Robyn), Brendan (Kortney), Nolan (Victoria), Katelin (Devin), Mark (Ashley) and Scott. Dear brother of Mae MacLean, Isabel Edge, Donelda Hastie, Noreen ... [more]

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October 20, 2013
Shirley Rydholm nee Pentz
Shirley Rydholm nee Pentz passed away on Sunday, October 20, 2013 at the Hanover & District Hospital at the age of 90. Formerly of Fort William (Thunder Bay), St. Catharines and Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Shirley is survived by her son David of Port Hope and daughter Lin Kennedy (Ron) of Durham. She is also survived by her sister Doris Pearson of Truro, Nova Scotia, grandsons Christopher (Beth) and Geoffrey Kennedy and great grandaughters Kaia and Persephone of Iqaluit. She was predeceased by brothers Earl and ... [more]

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October 14, 2013
Len Locke
Passed away at his home on Monday, October 14th, 2013. Leonard James Locke, of RR#1 Priceville, in his 52nd year. Predeceased by his parents Stephen and Margaret Locke. Dear brother of Heather and her husband Earl McDonald, Fern and her husband Lloyd Insley, Bonnie and her husband Jack Nadalin and John Locke and his wife Kim, Dean Locke and Candice Locke. Survived by his stepmother Betty Locke. He was loved by his many nieces and nephews.

A private family interment was held at McNeil Cemetery, Priceville. ... [more]

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October 7, 2013
Bert Vandendriessche
Passed away at his home on Monday, October 7th, 2013. Albert Theadore Vandendriessche, of Hanover and formerly of Aylmer, in his 84th year. Beloved husband of the late Loretta Dean. Loving father of Sharon Martindale-Jackson and her husband Roy Jackson, Al Vandendriessche and his wife Annette, Robert Vandendriessche and his wife Sandi, and April Small and her husband Wayne. Cherished grandfather of Liska (Dave), Jonathon (Beth), Aaron, Shane and Devon. Great-grandfather of Robert, Danika, Emmitt, Selenna ... [more]

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October 3, 2013
Alvin Tremble
Passed away at The Village Senior's Community, Hanover on Thursday, October 3rd, 2013. Alvin Harvey Tremble, of Hanover and formerly of Bentinck Township, in his 91st year. Beloved husband of the late Madeline (Thacker). Loving father of Wayne Tremble and his wife RoseMarie of Hanover, Marjorie and her husband Barry Porter of RR#3 Hanover, Betty Hanley and Bob Weber of Kitchener, Terry Tremble, and Brian Tremble and his wife Barb of RR#1 Walkerton. Fondly remembered by his 11 grandchildren and their ... [more]

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September 20, 2013
Jason Godwin Cullingford
Passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, September 20th, 2013. "Jay" was born in England on July 20, 1922. He was a veteran of WWII, having served in the Royal Armoured Corps for 5 years in France, Belgium, Holland and Germany. Jason emigrated to Canada in 1953, and spent many years as a verbatim court reporter, working throughout Ontario and the Northwest Territories. He is predeceased by Gaynor, his loving wife of 63 years, and brothers Arthur and Ralph. Sadly missed by his son Brian and daughter-in-law ... [more]

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September 16, 2013
Gertrude Fuller
Passed away at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Monday, September 16th, 2013. Gertrude Marjorie Lauretta Fuller (nee Eriksen), of RR#1 Williamsford, in her 72nd year. Beloved wife of the late Allan Fuller. Loving mother of Wendy and her husband Carmelo Gozzi of Williamsford, Margo and her husband Paul Ross of Williamsford, and Michael Fuller and his wife Nanette of Owen Sound. Cherished grandmother of Joey (Yvonne) Gozzi, Jamie Gozzi, Laura Gozzi (Justin), Jordan Ross, Jesse Ross, Aisha Fuller ... [more]

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September 11, 2013
John Sterritt Howard
August 29, 1926 - September 11, 2013
Much loved husband of Virginia. Loving dad of Jennifer and her husband David Jury, Patricia and her husband Doug Morden. Beloved fishing companion, inspiration and story teller to his grandchildren Kitson Morden and Jeannine Oliver, Alexa Morden, Alicia Jury and Dave Dosi and Andrew Jury. Brother of Alex Howard of London, Ontario and son of "Jack" and Hazel Howard of New Brunswick. Papa's love for his family was without measure. His home in Oliphant with its sunsets, ... [more]

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September 4, 2013
Raeburn Allen Nixon
Passed away suddenly on Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 in his 62nd year . Loving husband of Brenda (Sweeney) Nixon. Loving father of Amy (David), Melissa (Steve) and Jamie (Shelby). Doting grandfather to Raeburn, Michael, Madelyn, Violet, Ethan and Isabel. Son of James and the late Florence Nixon. Brother of Donna Mansfield (John), Carol Ann McCoy (Wayne), James Nixon (Carolyn) and Pamela Nixon (Brian). Son-in-law of Isabell and the late Austin Sweeney. Brother-in-law of J.D. (Janice) Sweeney and Marianne ... [more]

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August 28, 2013
Steven Glen Wilson
Passed peacefully at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on
Wednesday, August 28th, 2013, in his 65th year. Born in Durham, Ontario on
December 30, 1948. Loving husband of Sandra (Deeves) Wilson. Proud father
of Sheri and her husband Robert Stone of Durham and special papa of Dalton
and Lucas Stone. Steven was predeceased by his son Tony Wilson in 2000 and
he is special papa to Tony's son, Anthony Wilson and he is fondly remembered by Anthony's mom, Lori Ellis. Son of Doris ... [more]

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August 19, 2013
Art Meerstra
Art slipped away peacefully at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Monday morning, August 19th, 2013. Ate "Art" Meerstra of Durham was born in Holland on February 10, 1919 he was in his 95th year. Predeceased by his beloved wife Wim (nee Jepma) of 62 years. Dear father of Bill and his wife Sheila of Durham, Christine and her husband Jan DeJager of Georgetown, John and his wife Joyce of Papua New Guinea, Walter and his wife Janet of Whitby. Father-in-law of Bill Caram of Niagara Falls. Predeceased ... [more]

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July 23, 2013
Wilton Fred
Passed away at Grey Bruce Health Services, Owen Sound on Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013. Frederick Samuel Wilton, of Durham, in his 84th year. Beloved husband of the late S. Jean Wilton (nee Lunn). Loving father of Dan Wilton, Jana and her husband Mike Branston, and Jim Wilton and his wife Tracy. Cherished grandfather of 11 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Brother of Lloyd Wilton and his wife Bea. Predeceased by his son Peter Wilton, his grandson James Wilton, his brother Elgin Wilton and his sister ... [more]

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July 20, 2013
Lori Hurman
Passed away at Princess Margaret Hospital on Saturday, July 20th, 2013 after a courageous battle with leukemia. Lori Dawn Hurman (nee Matthews), of RR#4 Durham, at the age 47. Beloved wife of Ken Hurman. Loving mother of Amanda and Nichole, both at home. Loving daughter of Doreen and the late Ralph Matthews of Goderich. Loving sister of Judy (John) Hickey of Goderich, Linda (Ray) McNichol of Listowel, Roger (Kendra) Matthews of Goderich, and Val (Henry) Vanrooy of Zurich. Loving daughter-in-law of ... [more]

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July 19, 2013
Vincent Paylor
Passed away suddenly at the Palmerston and District Hospital on Friday, July 19th, 2013. James "Vincent" Paylor, of RR#4 Chesley and formerly of Durham, in his 58th year. Beloved husband of Lynn (nee Pink). Cherished grandfather of Trinity and Daniel. Dear son of Margaret and the late Verdun Paylor. Dear brother of Cecil Paylor and his wife Judy of Elmwood, Harry Paylor and his wife Nancy of RR#2 Priceville, and Marion and her husband John Manarey of Durham. He will also be missed by his several brothers-in-law ... [more]

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July 7, 2013
Mary Diemert
Passed away at McVean Lodge, Hanover on Sunday, July 7th, 2013. Mary Erna Diemert (nee Aitchison), of Durham, in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late Ed Diemert. Loving mother of Bryan Diemert and his wife Anita of Pickering, and Sharon and her husband Steve Reay of St. Marys. Cherished grandmother of Stephen (Steph) Neaves, Julie Diemert, Adam Diemert (fiancée Katie), Brianne Diemert, Natalie Reay and Nathan Reay. Great-grandmother of Dakota, Nolan, Dustin and Chelsea. Fondly remembered by her ... [more]

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July 1, 2013
Geraldine Goessell
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at the Hanover and District Hospital on Monday, July 1st, 2013. The former Geraldine Lavina George, of Hanover, in her 75th year. Beloved wife of the late Keith Goessell. Loving mother of Allan Goessell of Hanover, Brian (Sally) Goessell of Hanover, Susan (Denis) Brousseau of Kincardine, Nancy (Harry) Paylor of Durham, Steve Goessell of Hanover, and Adrienne (Ente) Pera of London. Fondly remembered by her 21 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Dear ... [more]

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June 29, 2013
Mary Louise Vollett (nee Taylor)
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Saturday, June 29th, 2013. Mary Louise Vollett (nee Taylor), of Durham, in her 67th year. Beloved wife of Larry, dear mother of Peter (Julia) of Toronto, and Jennifer (Rob) Krech of Washington, D.C. Fondly remembered by her three grandchildren, Adam, Nicole, and Hannah. Sister-in-law of Bill and Terry Vollett of Ottawa and Bruce Vollett of Kitchener. Predeceased by her parents: Alexander (Sandy) and Norma (nee Gagnon) Taylor, Mary Taylor (step-mother), ... [more]

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June 14, 2013
David Kelly
Passed away at the Hanover and District Hospital on Friday, June 14th, 2013. David John Kelly, of R.R. # 1, Durham, in his 72nd year. Beloved husband of Elizabeth "Lilian" Kelly (Gibbons). Loving father of Paul & Stella Kelly of Hanover, Elizabeth and Gerald Browne of Durham and Julie Kelly and Mike Champagne of Ayton. Grandfather of Cameron Kelly and Christopher Browne. Brother of Audrey and Stuart Patterson of Smith Falls.

A celebration of David's life will be held at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral ... [more]

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June 2, 2013
Ingrid Wiggins
Passed away at Grey Bruce Health Services, Markdale on Sunday, June 2nd, 2013. Ingrid Wiggins, of RR#2 Priceville, in her 79th year. Beloved wife of the late Jim Wiggins. Dear mother of Elaine Watson of Markdale. Cherished grandmother of Tom, Jenn and Sue and great-grandmother of James Joseph. Survived by her sister Renate Czerniawsky. Predeceased by her many brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.

A celebration of Ingrid's life will be held at Glenelg Centre Baptist Church (493714 Baptist Church ... [more]

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May 16, 2013
Ed Pifer
Passed away at his home on Thursday, May 16th, 2013. Raymond Edward Pifer, of Durham, in his 81st year. Beloved husband of Jean. Stepfather of Brenda Pifer. Predeceased by one sister.

Cremation has taken place.

As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.


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May 11, 2013
David Kennedy
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Saturday, May 11th , 2013. David Lee Kennedy, of RR#6 Markdale, in his 63rd year. Beloved husband and best friend of Anne (nee Penfold). Dear father of Matthew Kennedy and his wife Mahrusa Sherstobitoff of Kamloops, B.C. and Mary Kennedy and her husband Greg Jones of Kitchener. Cherished grandad of Maxime and Garrett. Dear brother of Doreen Koenig. Son-in-law of Della Penfold. Brother-in-law of Bob Watson, Beth Kennedy, Telford (Claire) Penfold, ... [more]

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April 28, 2013
Wim Meerstra
With her family by her side, Wim passed away peacefully at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Sunday, April 28th, 2013. Willemke "Wim" Meerstra (nee Jepma), of Durham, was in her 84th year. Beloved wife for 62 years of Art Meerstra. Dear mother of Bill Meerstra and his wife Sheila of Durham, Chris and her husband Jan DeJager of Georgetown, John Meerstra and his wife Joyce of Papua New Guinea, Walter Meerstra and his wife Janet of Whitby. Mother-in-law of Bill Caram of Niagara Falls. Fondly remembered ... [more]

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