Obituaries

February, 2017

  • 2 February

    Corner, Debra June

    Corner, Debra June of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, at her residence, on Wednesday, February 1st, 2017, at the age of 65. Dearly loved wife of Larry Corner and loved mother of Curtis Shannon (Michelle) and Kevin Shannon and step-mother of Dwayne and Jody. Cherished grandmother of Brady, Jossie, Liam …

January, 2017

  • 31 January

    Roberts, Rev. Clarence Alanson

    Roberts – Rev. Clarence Alanson of Parkwood Hospital, London and formerly of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at his late residence on Monday, January 30th, 2017, in his 92nd year. Beloved son of the late Harry and Sylvia (Edison) Roberts. He was the last of his family, predeceased by his …

  • 31 January

    Wolfe, Michael Charles

    Wolfe, Michael Charles of Dingle Line, Aylmer passed away at London Health Science Centre-University Hospital on Monday, January 30, 2017 in his 50th year. Beloved husband of Trudy Knott. Loving son of Charles and Mildred (Nelson) Wolfe. Dear brother of David Wolfe(Venita), Rodger Wolfe, Steve Wolfe(Ella), Deborah Wolfe(Emilio Zanbon). Born …

  • 31 January

    Velestuk, Bernard ‘Bennie” W.

    Velestuk, Bernard ‘Bennie” W. of Extendicare, Port Stanley, passed away peacefully, on Friday, January 27th, 2017, at his residence, at the age of 87. Beloved husband of the late Gisele Marie Odette Velestuk (Aug. 17, 2014) and dearly loved father of David of London, Rick (Susie) of St. Thomas, Teresa …

  • 30 January

    Pedersen, Sigrid (nee Ernstsen)

    PEDERSEN, Sigrid (nee Ernstsen), passed away peacefully at her residence, the Valleyview Home, St. Thomas on Sunday, January 29, 2017, in her 96th year.  Beloved wife of 63 years to the late Paul Pedersen (Apr. 22, 2006).  Dearly loved mother of  Ebba Betts (Ken) of St. Thomas, Roy Pedersen (Dorothy) …

  • 29 January

    Slaght, Cameron Wayne

    SLAGHT- Cameron Wayne passed away at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Friday, January 27, 2017 at the age of 77. Wayne is survived by his beloved wife Jo-Anne; his children Gary (Pam) Slaght of St. Thomas and Paula (Eric) Maness of St. Thomas; grandfather a.k.a. “Pop” to Hannah, Marley, …

  • 29 January

    Gajewski, John

    Gajewski- John of London and formerly of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully at Parkwood Hospital, London, on Friday January 27, 2017 at the age of 93. Beloved husband of the late Mary Margaret Gajewski and loving father of Marilyn Hackbart (Doug) of Thornbury, Linda Litt (Glyn) of London, Kathryn Finora …

  • 29 January

    Sweetman, Roger William

    Sweetman, Roger William passed away at Caressant Care – Bonnie Place St. Thomas on Saturday, January 28, 2017 in his 83rd year. Beloved husband of Marilyn Lee (Boughner) Sweetman(2010). Dear father of Brian Sweetman and wife Linda of London and Stephen Sweetman of Aylmer. Brother of Ken Sweetman(Betty Ann), the …

  • 29 January

    Sjoerdsma, Aganetha “Nettie”

    Sjoerdsma, Aganetha “Nettie” of Burgessville passed away at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, Rockford, Illinois on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 in her 44th year. Beloved wife of Paul Sjoerdsma. Loving mother of Joni, Clayton, Bradley, Daniel, Katie and Ian. Loved daughter of Peter and Anna(Peters) Blatz. of Aylmer. Dear sister …

  • 27 January

    Gifford, Sheila Anne (Cutter)

    Gifford- Sheila Anne (Cutter) of St. Thomas passed away on Thursday, January 26th , 2017 at home her cherished family by her side, at the age of 68. Dearly loved mother of Andrea and husband Dale Brown, David Gifford and his wife Heather and Tara Gifford and partner Troy Delainy …

  • 26 January

    Millson, Susan Elizabeth

    MILLSON- Susan Elizabeth passed away at Caressant Care- Mary Bucke on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at the age of 66. Susan is survived by her husband Ken Millson; her children Scott Millson of St. Thomas and Matthew Millson of Ingersoll; by her sisters Mary (Don) McClintock of Sarnia and Nancy …

  • 26 January

    Vandenberg, Mary Adelaide

    Vandenberg, Mary Adelaide of St. Thomas passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 25th, 2017, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 72. Beloved wife of the late Henry Vandenberg and dearly loved mother of Douglas Youskow (Nicole) and Earl Youskow. Dear friend of John Mozga. Sadly missed …

  • 26 January

    Firth, Danielle Yvonne Shirley

    Firth, Danielle Yvonne Shirley of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, after ailing health, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 39. Dearly loved spouse and best friend of Melissa Rainsforth and much loved mother of Lucas Rainsforth. Loved daughter of James and Susan Firth of St. Thomas …

  • 26 January

    Edy, Donald Leslie, UEL

    Donald Leslie Edy, UEL, son of Cyrus and Florence (Rowland) Edy, passed away 22 January, 2017 in his 100th year. Don was a fighter pilot in the North African campaign during WWII. He was shot down over the Sahara and ended up as a Prisoner of War in the Air …

  • 24 January

    McCulloch, Patricia Frances May

    McCULLOCH- Patricia Frances May, of London, passed away at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at the age 76. Beloved wife of the late Robert McCulloch. Patricia is survived by her son Brynley and his wife Shana Skelton and their children Mikhaila and Tristan of Woodslee, …

  • 23 January

    Dyson, Verona Margaret

    Dyson, Verona Margaret of St. Thomas, passed on Saturday, January 21, 2017, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital at the age of 90. Beloved wife of the late Jack Dyson (1994) and dearly loved mother of Brenda Pugsley (Ed), Sandra Davies (late Paul) and John Dyson (Donna). Much loved grandmother …

  • 22 January

    Ungar, Helga Roswitha

    Ungar, Helga Roswitha of R.R.2, Aylmer passed away with her husband Michael by her side at London Health Science Centre- Victoria Hospital on Saturday, January 21, 2017 in her 70th year. Beloved wife of Michael Ungar. Loving mother of the late Michael Eric Ungar(2011). Dear step-mother of Linda Oswell (Mark …

  • 22 January

    Herbert, Jack Harold

    HERBERT – Jack Harold – Previously of St. Thomas, born August 7, 1927 in his family home, Jack passed away peacefully with his loving wife and family at his side at the University Hospital, London on Friday, January 20th, 2017 in his 90th year. Beloved husband of Marlene Herbert (nee …

  • 21 January

    Hancock, Donna (Jackson)

    Hancock, Donna (Jackson) of Extendicare, Port Stanley, passed away peacefully, on Saturday, January 21, 2017, at the age of 86. Beloved wife of the late Arthur Hancock (1983) and dearly loved mother of John Hancock of London and the late Jennifer Lyn Hancock (Oct. 11, 2016). Dear sister of Dave …

  • 20 January

    Morreau, Donna Jean

    Morreau – Donna Jean of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, January 18th, 2017, in her 71st year. Beloved wife and best friend of Joe Morreau and dearly loved mother of Mary Victoria (Vicky) Currie (Wayne) and Joe Marshall Morreau (Katie). Donna will …