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Death Notices

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

July 13, 2012
Elsie Jarvis
Passed away at her residence on Friday, July 13th, 2012. Elsie Winnifred (Western) Jarvis, of Durham, in her 83rd year. Beloved wife of the late Walter Jarvis. Dear mother of Rosemarie Henning and Paula DeMille. Step-mother of Ann, Carole, Kathi and Susan. Mother-in-law of Carol Jarvis. Also survived by 3 sisters Barbara Aselstine, Wanda Killaleagh, Connie Galt and 1 brother Newton Western. Fondly remembered by her 9 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her stepson Ray, grandson ... [more]

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July 4, 2012
Lloyd Gilson
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Wednesday, July 4th, 2012. Lloyd Wesley Gilson, of Durham, in his 75th year. Beloved husband of Ellen (nee Stannard). Loving father of Les Gilson of Lindsay, and Nicole and her husband Dieter Plagenz of Durham. Cherished grandfather of Sydney and Emma Plagenz. Brother of the late Jacqueline Doerffer and her husband Fred, Grace Naylor and her late husband Jack, the late Betty Coombs and her late husband Sixty, the late Shirley Naylor and her ... [more]

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June 21, 2012
Harvey Sutton
Harvey Allan Sutton, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 21st, 2012, in his 79th year, at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham. Beloved husband of the late Margaret Elizabeth (nee Wright). Loving father of Anne and her husband Don McKenzie of RR#2 Holstein, Catherine and her husband John Jackson of Cambridge, Gordon Sutton of Toronto, and Allan Sutton and his wife Lydia of Michigan. Cherished grandfather of Becky, Kimberly, Sandy, Laura, Jonathan, Jordan, Christina, Drew and Jillian. Fondly ... [more]

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June 1, 2012
Charles Vernon Koenig
October 6, 1944 - June 1, 2012. Passed away peacefully at Rockwood Terrace, Durham on Friday June 1st , 2012, after a lengthy struggle with Pics Dementia. Son of the late Milton H. Koenig and the late Bertha S. Koenig of Hanover. He is survived by his wife Judi (nee Shuh) of Hanover. Also survived by son Dwight R. Koenig and his wife Lisa of Ayton and daughters Vicki and her husband Paul Gobbi of Guelph and Jackie Koenig of Hanover. He will be remembered by his seven grandchildren; Blaze Koenig of Cambridge, ... [more]

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May 31, 2012
Aveon Reay
Passed away peacefully at Rockwood Terrace, Durham on Thursday, May 31st, 2012. The former Aveon (nee Wilder) Atkinson, of Durham, in her 93rd year. She will be missed by her husband of 44 years Albert Reay, her daughters, Shirley Atkinson, Ellen Russwurm (Ken), sons, Bruce Atkinson (Alice), John Atkinson (Tracy), George Atkinson (Carol), David Atkinson, Jim Atkinson (Marg), 20 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren. Aveon will be sadly missed by her sister, Eileen Mighton ... [more]

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May 28, 2012
David Erben Schutz
Peacefully at Grey Bruce Heath Services, Owen Sound, with family by his side on Monday, May 28th, 2012 in his 79th year. Owner of Dreyco Contracting, O/A D. E. Schutz Sand & Gravel. Beloved husband of Flora Anne (Marshall). Loved father of Tim and wife Janice of Durham, and Jeffrey of Durham. Proud Grandpa of Andrew and Emily. Dear brother of Diane Stewart and husband Don of Mississauga. Fondly remembered by in-laws Isabel Sully of Goderich, Marie Young of Waterloo and Kerr Marshall of St. Thomas. ... [more]

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May 27, 2012
Edith Kathleen Baird
Died at Trillium Health Centre, Mississauga on Sunday, May 27, 2012.
Born on October 20, 1937 in Pontiac, Michigan, Kathleen was the beloved daughter of Gertrude and Russell Baird (Deceased).

Kathleen was a kind and gentle soul with a deep and resonate faith. She was a shining example to all as someone who lived her life "Doing unto others as they would have others do unto them".
She is greatly missed by her sister Mary Carol and brother-in-law Sandy Steele, as well as her nieces and ... [more]

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May 18, 2012
Jack La Rose
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Friday, May 18th, 2012. John Emerson "Jack" La Rose, of Durham and formerly of Inglewood, in his 97th year. Beloved husband of the late Evelyn Perry. Dear father of Ruth and her husband Keith Allen of Stoney Lake. Remembered by his grandchildren: Brenda Allen, Charles (Brenda) La Rose, David (Rose) La Rose, Paul (Brenda) La Rose and his many great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his grandson Mark Allen, his son Murray La Rose, and his brother ... [more]

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May 11, 2012
Terry Jackson
Passed away suddenly on Friday, May 11th, 2012. Terry Lynn Jackson, of Durham, in his 61st year. Dear son of Elsie and the late Keith Jackson. Father of Shane Jackson and Tamara Jackson both of Calgary. Grandfather of Taye. Brother of Donna and her husband Don Hamilton of Rockwood, and Craig Jackson and his wife Nancy of Conestoga.

In respect of Terry's wishes there will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation has taken place.

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May 5, 2012
Enid Armstrong
Passed away suddenly at her home on Saturday, May 5th, 2012. Enid Margaret Armstrong (Harpley), of Mount Forest and formerly of RR#3 Durham, in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of the late Fred Armstrong. Dear mother of Denise Armstrong and the late Willis Richardson of Arthur, Julie Armstrong and Brian Yeoman of Grand Bend, Billie Armstrong and Ron Wise of Virginia,USA, Kayte Armstrong and Bryan Hicks of Arthur, Andrew Armstrong and Rhoda Robinson of Brantford, and Ian Armstrong and Wendie Gibbons of Toronto. ... [more]

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May 1, 2012
Glenn Wight
Passed away at Grey Bruce Health Services, Markdale on Tuesday, May 1st, 2012. Glenn Robert Kerr Wight, of RR#1 Markdale, in his 65th year. Beloved husband of Zdenka Vondra. Dear son of Bessie "Mickie" Wight and the late Robert Wight. Loving father of Tamara (Tammy) and her husband Mike Ashton of Fergus, Jonathan Wight and his wife Jennifer of Belwood, Kelly and her husband Andrew Marr of Waterdown. Step-father of Steven Vondra and his wife Kim of Markham, and Kathy Vondra of Mississauga. Grandfather ... [more]

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April 24, 2012
Stephane Tremblay
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Tuesday April 24th, 2012. Born in Hamner, Ontario, he leaves behind his children Richard (Judy), David (Ursula), Donald and Jennifer (Mark Loeffler), his brother Fern (Helmi) and his grandchildren: Derek, Nadia, Michael, Jeffrey, Jessica, JP, Justin and Naomi. Stephane was a detective for the Sudbury Police dept for many years and then owned and operated Tremblay Security and Investigation services with his sons and wife. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, ... [more]

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April 18, 2012
H. Shirley Alliston
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Wednesday, April 18th, 2012. The former Helen Shirley Livett, of Durham and formerly of Toronto, in her 84th year. Beloved wife of the late Fred Alliston. Loving mother of Andrea Bilokrely of Durham, Fred Alliston of Edmonton, and Stephen and June Alliston of Sault Ste. Marie. Fondly remembered by her 8 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Sister of Eunice Moore (Perry) and the late Nancy Livett.

Cremation has taken place. Friends may ... [more]

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April 17, 2012
Art Shay
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Tuesday, April 17th, 2012. Arthur Hale Shay, of Durham, in his 80th year. Beloved husband of Madeline (Whitmore). Loving father of Edward Shay and Rachel of Windsor, and James and Nicole Shay of Alliston. Cherished grandfather of Jennifer, Kyle, Caelan and Ava. Brother-in-law of Audrey Thompson and Marilyn Shay. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brothers Rae and Nelson Shay.

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April 12, 2012
Jim Gibson
James Alexander Gibson, of Durham, in his 68th year, passed away surrounded by his family at his home on Thursday, April 12th, 2012. Beloved husband for 43 years of Marilyn (Cullaton). Loving father of Kelly and her husband Rod Grein of Hanover, and Kim and her husband Jason Altman of Hanover. Cherished grandfather of Kylie Jarvis, Austin Jarvis, Kaitlyn Grein and Josh Grein. Dear brother of Bill and Audrey Gibson, Art and Mary Gibson, the late Larry and Muriel Gibson, Terry and Joanne Gibson, and Gary ... [more]

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March 20, 2012

Passed away at Parkview Manor Nursing Home, Chesley on Tuesday, March 20th, 2012. The former Catherine Wells, formerly of Durham, in her 80th year.
Predeceased by her son Robert Oehm; her parents Robert and Saddie Wells; and her brothers Alex Wells, Bill Wells and Jim Wells. Catherine will be fondly
remembered by her nephew, Bradley Wells and his family, and by her many

Funeral Service will be held at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, Durham on Friday, March 23rd at 11 a.m., with ... [more]

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March 17, 2012
Ken Witmore
Passed away at Victoria Hospital, London on Saturday, March 17th, 2012. Kenneth Newell Whitmore, of London and formerly of Durham, in his 84th year. Loving father of Lance Whitmore of Orillia. Grandfather of Travis Whitmore, Bradey Whitmore and Hayden Whitmore all of Orillia. Great-grandfather of Makayla. Survived by his sister Isabel Holley of Stratford. Predeceased by his parent's Nassau and Margaret Whitmore.

In respect of Ken's wishes there will be no visitation or service. Private interment ... [more]

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March 14, 2012
Elwood Williamson
Passed away at his home, surrounded by his loving family and friends, on March 14th, 2012. Elwood Alfred Williamson, of RR#4 Durham and formerly of Toronto, in his 85th year. Beloved husband of Ruth Webber. Loving father of Leslie Williamson-Fraser and her husband Steve of Toronto. Grandfather of Sheridan. Step-father of Nancy Sinclair. Remembered by Leslie's mother, Joy Williamson, and special friends Betty Lou and Glen Morgan and their daughter Thea.

At Elwood's request there will be no visitation ... [more]

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March 11, 2012
Margaretha (Grace) Champagne
Passed away at Rockwood Terrace, Durham on Sunday, March 11th, 2012 in her 87th year. Beloved wife of Lewis Champagne. Loving mother of Willy and her husband Keith Denham of Orangeville, Rose and her husband Bev Patterson of Durham, Marian and her husband Ken Goldsmith of Owen Sound, Michelle and her husband Bill Blyth of Oakville, Michael Champagne and Julie Cox of Ayton, Chris Champagne and his wife Darlene of Durham, and Cathy and her husband Brent Baker of Markdale. Step-mother of Tom Champagne of ... [more]

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March 2, 2012
Bob Ormston
Passed away at Grey Bruce Health Services, Markdale on Friday, March 2nd, 2012. Robert Walker Ormston, of Williamsford and formerly of Toronto, in his 81st year. Beloved husband of Shirley (nee Falconer). Lovingly remembered by his children and grandchildren.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial visitation will be held at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, 166 Bruce Street North, Durham on Saturday, March 10th from 7 - 9 p.m.

As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to Women's Centre ... [more]

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January 26, 2012
James Wilton
Passed away suddenly as a result of an automobile accident on Thursday, January 26th, 2012. James Michael Wilton, of Durham, in his 18th year. Loved dearly by his father, Jim Wilton and his wife Tracy of Durham, and by his mother, Alberta and her husband Chris Sanders of Peterborough. Loving brother of Steven Wilton, Chad Swannell and Courtney Swannell, all of Durham. Grandson of Fred and the late Jean Wilton, and John and Heather Gignac. Nephew of Dan Wilton, Jana and her husband Mike Branston, the ... [more]

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January 14, 2012
Aysha Serena Yavuz
Passed away suddenly at the Grey Bruce Health Services, Durham, on Saturday, January 14th, 2012, Aysha Serena Yavuz in her 39th year. Beloved wife of Drew MacKinnon of West Grey. Dear mother of Kayla. Beloved daughter of Ismet Yavuz of Kitchener. Sister of Martin and wife Rose and their children Celine, Violet, Leia and Nolan of Milton. Daughter-in-law of Wes and Debbi MacKinnon of Ridgeville, Grand daughter-in-law of Charlotte Kozell of Port Colbourne. Sister-in-law of Brooke MacKinnon-Kopcok and husband ... [more]

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January 9, 2012
Wayne Sewell
Passed away suddenly at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Monday, January 9th, 2012. Wayne Martin Sewell, of Durham, in his 67th year. Beloved son of Florence and the late Russell Sewell. Dear brother of Carol Sewell of Durham. Remembered by his aunt, Blanche McCauley, his uncle Lloyd Sewell and his several cousins.

A celebration of life will be held at the Funeral Home on Thursday afternoon at 1 o'clock. Spring interment at Durham Cemetery.

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December 31, 2011
Janine Nelson
Passed away on Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham. The former Barbara "Janine" Thompson, of Durham, in her 55th year. Beloved wife and best friend of Paul Nelson. Loving mother of Corey Nelson of Durham and Jana Nelson of Hanover. Cherished grandmother of Dawson Wilson, Alexis, Brooklyn and Carter Nelson. Beloved daughter of Barbara and the late Robert Thompson Sr. Dear sister of Rob Thompson and his wife Marilyn of Durham, and Charlene and her husband Jeffrey ... [more]

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December 27, 2011
Earl Pinke
Passed away at McVean Lodge, Hanover on Tuesday, December 27th, 2011. Earl Kenneth Pinke, formerly of Kitchener and St. Catherines, in his 85th year. Survived by his sisters Marlene Hopkins and Joyce Henry, both of Durham. Brother-in-law of Ted Clarke of Guelph and Gordon Schneider of Kitchener. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Reinhardt and Viola Pinke, his sisters: Shirley Clarke and Geraldine Schneider, and his brothers-in-law: Bob Hopkins and Jack Henry.

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December 6, 2011
Don Oakley
Passed away at the Hanover and District Hospital on Tuesday, December 6th, 2011. Donald George Murlin Oakley, of Hanover and formerly of Durham and Orangeville, in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Diana. Cherished father of Craig Oakley and his wife Janelle of Calgary, Alberta, Chris Oakley and his wife Rae-Anne of Orangeville, Clark Oakley and his wife Jill of Orangeville, and Donna Dahmer and her friend Jeff of Manitoulin Island. Fondly remembered by his 11 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. ... [more]

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November 28, 2011
Paul Wilson
Passed away at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket on Monday, November 28th, 2011. Paul Douglas Wilson, of Durham, in his 66th year. Beloved husband for 44 years of the former Vi Davis. Loving father of Andy Wilson and his wife Tiffany of Brighton, England, and Josie and her husband Keith Green of Shelburne. Cherished grandfather of Lily Wilson and Taylor, Nicholas, Liam and Zoe Green. Beloved son of Doris and the late Doug Wilson. Dear brother of Steve Wilson and his wife Sandra and Iris and ... [more]

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November 28, 2011
Marion Atkinson
Passed away suddenly at her home on Monday, November 28th, 2011. The former Marion Ellen Brown, of Durham, in her 60th year. Beloved wife of David Atkinson. Dear mother of Tammy Wootton and her friend Bill Keill of Durham, and Tania Atkinson and her friend Carolyn Crandall of Durham. Cherished grandmother of Olivia, Chloe and Jack. Dear sister of Bruce Brown and his wife Diane, John Brown and his wife Teresa, Brian Brown and his wife Kim, Catherine and her husband Cliff Goldsmith, Carol and her husband ... [more]

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November 23, 2011
Muriel Hazel White
Peacefully, on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011 at Hamilton Continuing Care in her 86th year. Loving wife of the late Lloyd. Cherished mother of Trudy (David) Whelan, David (Anneli), and Harry (Susan). Devoted Granny of Matthew, Shannon, Jeffrey, and Joshua. Will be sadly missed by her special niece, Peggy (Tom) Evanoff and many other nieces and nephews. Muriel will be fondly remembered by her extended family and friends. Predeceased by her dear sister, Pat. A special thanks to the wonderful caregivers ... [more]

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November 14, 2011
Stan Bieman
Passed away on Monday, November 14th, 2011. Stanley Enoch Bieman, of Hanover and formerly of Durham, in his 75th year. Beloved husband of the late Carol Ann Schade. Loving father of Brian Bieman and his wife Gina of Hanover, Linda and her husband Stephen Martin of Oshawa, and Randy Bieman and his wife Linda of Angus. Cherished grandfather of Jacqueline (Ken), Jesse, Jared, Brittany (John), Tiffany (Curtis), Kayla and Hunter. Great-grandfather of Della. Brother of Ruth Bailey, Irene Searles and Janet ... [more]

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November 10, 2011
Jessie Taylor
Passed away at Summit Place, Owen Sound on Thursday, November 10th, 2011. The former Jessie Margaret Mortley , formerly of Brampton and Durham, in her 84th year. Beloved wife of the late George Taylor. Loving mother of Kay and her husband Dave Ewles of Sauble Beach, Beth and her husband Tony Zammit of Brampton, and Brian Taylor and his wife Dorte of Brampton. Predeceased by her father and mother Robert and Jessie Mortley. Fondly remembered by her 7 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Dear sister ... [more]

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November 4, 2011
Matt Hutton
Passed away suddenly as a result of a car accident in Fort McMurray, Alberta on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011. Matthew John Hutton, of Fort McMurray and formerly of Durham, in his 29th year. Beloved son of Jack and Carole Hutton of Durham. Loving brother of Brad Hutton and his wife Amanda of Durham and special uncle of Brooklyn and Chloe. Also left to mourn is his paternal grandmother Lenore Hutton of Kitchener. Dear nephew of Terilyn and Jamie Reuel of Kitchener, Gary and Terrie Hutton and their son ... [more]

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October 23, 2011
Esther Edwards (nee Densmore)
Passed away at Parkwood Mennonite Nursing Home, Waterloo on Sunday, October 23rd, 2011, in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Murray Edwards. Loving mother of Glen Edwards and his wife Angele of Durham, Larry Edwards and his wife Janice of Wasaga Beach, Stan Edwards of Waterloo, and Donna and her husband Rick Andreychuk of Delaware, Ontario. Grandmother of Kevin (Lori) Edwards, Doug Edwards, David Edwards, Lonnie (Willard MacDonald), Justin (Amanda) Edwards, Brad Edwards, Ray (Leesa) Edwards, Shelley ... [more]

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October 16, 2011
Jim Lewin
Passed away suddenly at his home on Sunday, October 16th, 2011. Samuel James Lewin, of RR#4 Durham, in his 75th year. Jim will be remembered by his friends and family members.

A celebration of Jim's life will be held at the McCulloch-Watson Funeral Home, Durham on Sunday, November 13th at 1 o'clock. Interment at the Hutcheson Cemetery, Huntsville.

As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.


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October 13, 2011
Frieda Bothe
Passed away at Rockwood Terrace, Durham on Wednesday, October 12th, 2011. Friedagart Bothe, of Durham and formerly of RR#1 Priceville, in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Hans Bothe. Loving mother of Hans Bothe and his wife Donnece of Toronto, and Gabriele Bothé-Schmidt and her husband Michael W. Schmidt of the Beaufort, North Carolina. Cherished grandmother of Ryan (Casey) Schmidt of Benson, North Carolina, Stefan Bothé-Schmidt (Elissa Decker) of Chicago, Illinois and Karyn (Douglas Vanmanen) ... [more]

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October 7, 2011
Lloyd Keleher
Passed away suddenly on Friday, October 7th, 2011. Lloyd Ernest Keleher, of Durham and formerly of Guelph, in his 55th year. Beloved husband of the former Judy Bullock. Loving father of Perry Keleher and his wife Jennifer Browning of Ottawa, Brent Keleher and his fiancée Megan Brown of Guelph, Jamie Keleher of Guelph, and Lainey Keleher at home. Dear son of Beverley and Kay Keleher and dearest brother of Debbie Robinson (Bob Irwin), and Bill Keleher and his wife Janette, all of Guelph. Beloved son-in-law ... [more]

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September 28, 2011
John Krans
Passed away at the Hanover and District Hospital on Wednesday, September 28th, 2011. John Krans, of Neustadt, in his 92nd year. Beloved husband of the former Susan Bovingdon. Survived by his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Brother-in-law of Anna Hoekma of Holland, Judi and Tony Embro, Shirlee Bovingdon, Vic and Jo-Ann Bovingdon. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brothers and sisters in Holland, and Douglas, Jay and Megan.

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September 21, 2011
Thelma Grierson
Passed away on Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 at Rockwood Terrace, Durham, supported with love and care by her family and the excellent staff of Rockwood Terrace. The former Thelma Elfreda Widmeyer, of Durham, in her 99th year. Beloved wife of the late Nathan Grierson. Loving mother of Fred Grierson and his wife Gerda. Cherished grandmother of Pastor George Grierson and his wife Sue, and Lorne Grierson and his wife Rebecca. Great-grandmother of Erin, Leah, Amanda, Katie and Alex Grierson. Survived ... [more]

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September 18, 2011
Fred Schope
Passed away on Sunday, September 18th, 2011 at Grey Bruce Health Services, Owen Sound. Fredrick Charles Schope, of RR#3 Durham, in his 80th year. Husband of the former Marie Baker. Father of Marjorie and her husband Bob Lamb of Orillia. Grandfather of Pam Lamb of Ottawa, Joe Lamb of London and Nathan Lamb of Orillia. Brother of Emma Robertson, Rube Woodruff, Mary Barber, and John Schope and his wife June. Brother-in-law of Marlene Schopf, Stan and Essel Baker, and Alex and Pat Baker. Predeceased by ... [more]

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August 29, 2011
Archie Henderson
Passed away at his home on Monday, August 29th, 2011. Archibald Addison Henderson, of RR#4 Durham, in his 96th year. Beloved husband of the late Doris Lawrence. Loving father of Eleanor and her husband Norm Marshall of Durham. Cherished grandfather of Nancy and her husband Doug Wilton, Susan and her husband Rob Nixon, and Jeff Marshall and his wife Kelly. Great grandfather of Scott and Megan Wilton, Dean, John, Natalie and Gabby Nixon, and Maddison and Dawson Marshall. Fondly remembered by his sisters ... [more]

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August 21, 2011
William Melville (Bill) Watson
It is with sadness we announce the death of Bill on Sunday, August 21, 2011, aged 69 years. Loving husband for 47 years to Jean Byers. Dear father of Stephen (Liping Xie) and Shawn. Predeceased by his dear daughter Mary Lyn. Poppa to Alina and Peter Watson. He is survived by his sister Marilyn Ellis, brothers Larry (Nancy) and Ken (Cathy), brother-in-law Les Byers (Virginia), sisters-in-law Joyce Keeling (Murray), Tyna Watson and his many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews. He is predeceased ... [more]

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August 11, 2011
Jim Renton
Passed away suddenly at his home on Thursday, August 11th, 2011. James Orville Renton, of RR#2 Holstein, in his 68th year. Jim was a longtime employee of Northern Telecom - Bramalea Plant. Beloved husband for 47 years of Marie Renton (nee Hill). Loving father of Lisa Marie and her husband Jay Hodder of RR#4 Durham. Cherished grandfather of Tyler and Jenna. Dear brother of Bob Renton and his wife Eileen, Ann and her husband Howard Robinson, George Renton and his wife Audrey, Rodger Renton and his wife ... [more]

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July 31, 2011
Gaynor G., Veteran of WWII (W.R.N.S.) Cullingford
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Sunday, July 31st, 2011. The former Gaynor Gwendoline Warn, of Durham, in her 86th year. Beloved wife of Jason Cullingford. Loving mother of Brian and his wife Deirdre of Barrie. Dear sister of Violet Meredith of Wales and Valmai Davis of Grimsby. Gaynor was born on November 29th, 1925 in Abertysswg, Wales. She was a veteran of WWII and served in Alexandra Egypt and Admiralty London and she gave service with the Foreign Office immediately ... [more]

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July 25, 2011
Peter James Turcotte
Passed away at University Hospital, London on Monday, July 25, 2011 in his 61st year. Beloved husband of the former Vivian Watt. Dear father of Kimberly and Mike Turnbulll, Mount Forest, Todd and Janeen Risidore, Mount Forest and James and Nora Risidore, Ottawa. Grampa to Joshua, Mechelle, Hannah, Owen, Connor and Liam. Also survived by 2 sisters Ginny and Colleen and 2 brothers Bobby and David. Predeceased by one sister Vicky and one brother Brian.

A Memorial Service will be held at Knox United ... [more]

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July 25, 2011
John (J.J.) Coutts
Passed away at Rockwood Terrace, Durham on Monday, July 25, 2011, John James Coutts in his 101st year. Beloved husband of the late Wilma Smith. Dear father of Charles and his wife Helen of Mississauga and the late Emily Smith. Survived by son-in-law Joseph Smith of Toronto. Grandfather of Jennifer and her husband Paul, Robert and his wife Elham and David. Great Grandfather of Sophie, Jayden and Nathan. Predeceased by one sister Jean and one brother Gordon.

A Memorial Celebration of J.J.'s life will ... [more]

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July 13, 2011
Ross Torry
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Walkerton, with his family by his side, on Wednesday, July 13th, 2011. Frederick Ross Torry, formerly of Kitchener, in his 87th year. Beloved husband of the late Ruth (Rowe). Loving father of Steve Torry and his wife Esther of Durham, and Marlene Torry of Guelph. Cherished grandfather of Adam Torry. Ross was a former Captain of the Leaside Fire department and went onto work as a Fire Prevention Officer in the Insurance industry until his retirement. ... [more]

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July 6, 2011
Helen Moore
Passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Durham on Wednesday, July 6th, 2011. The former Helen Jean Torry, of RR#3 Durham, in her 66th year. Beloved wife of Bill Moore. Loving mother of Randy Fournier and his wife Cheryl of Newmarket, Beth Fournier of Seattle, Washington, Annette Fournier and her friend Tim of Toronto and stepmother of Rick Moore and his wife Barb of Ayton, and Tammy Moore of Port Hope. Cherished grandmother of six grandchildren. Dear sister of Clark Torry and his wife Shirley ... [more]

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June 21, 2011
Shirley MacDonald
Passed away at her home after a courageous battle with cancer on Tuesday, June 21st, 2011. The former Shirley Margaret Ruth Vaughan, of Durham, in her 78th year. Beloved wife for 56 years of Murray MacDonald, with whom she owned and operated the MacDonald Home Bakery for over 50 years. Loving mother of Faye MacDonald of Durham, Lois MacDonald and her friend Mike McCabe of Guelph, Julie and her husband Andy Mueller of Priceville, and Willard MacDonald and his wife Lonnie of Markdale. Cherished grandmother ... [more]

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June 7, 2011
Bob McKeown
Passed away suddenly at his home on Tuesday, June 7, 2011. Francis Lawrence McKeown, of RR#1 Priceville, in his 82nd year. Beloved husband for 58 years of Marjorie. Loving father 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 North Bay. Cherished grandfather of Jennifer and her husband Mike, John, Robert and his wife Katie, Peter, Michael, Kathleen and ... [more]

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June 5, 2011
Renate Kebbert
Passed away peacefully at Grey Bruce Health Services, Markdale on Sunday, June 5th, 2011. The former Renate Maria Meier, of RR#1 Markdale, in her 58th year. Beloved wife of Hans Kebbert. Loving mother of Sue and her husband Rob Hardy of Burlington, and Nikki and her husband Ryan Mulkern of Belmore. Cherished grandmother of Ethan, Bryson and Addison. Dear sister of Klaus Meier and his wife Marie, Martin Meier, Thomas Meier and his wife Sam, and Christa Meier. Dear sister-in-law of Marianne and Peter ... [more]

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