Obituaries

March, 2016

  • 6 March

    Glover, Beatrice Alice (Foster)

    Glover- Beatrice Alice (Foster) of Terrace Lodge Home, Aylmer passed away at her late residence on Friday March 4, 2016 in her 88th year. Beloved wife of the late Wilfred Glover (1999) and loving mother of Sheryl Glover of London, Gene and his wife Donna Glover of Shedden, Judy Arenburg-Trumbley …

  • 5 March

    Lacasse, Rejane “Jean”

    Lacasse, Rejane “Jean” of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Friday, March 4, 2016 in her 85th year. Beloved wife of the late Ted LaForge(2008). Loving mother of Jack Lacasse and wife Hilda of Aylmer, Claire Labonte and partner Edward Sahagian of St. Thomas, Nicole Chartrand …

  • 4 March

    Ayerst, John William “Jack”

    Ayerst, John William “Jack” of Aylmer passed away at his residence on Thursday, March 3, 2016 in his 83rd year. Beloved husband of Loretta (Charron) Ayerst . Dear father of Deb Desrosiers(Paul) of Aylmer. Loving grandfather of Melanie(Martin) and Tyler(Kathryn). Great grandfather of Nicole. Also survived by sisters Evelyn Zinn(Jack), …

  • 4 March

    LaCasse, Rejane “Jean”

    LaCasse, Rejane “Jean” of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Friday, March 4, 2016 in her 85th year. Beloved wife of the late Ted LaFordge(2008). Loving mother of Jack LaCasse and wife Hilda of Aylmer, Claire Labonte and partner Edward Sahagian of St. Thomas, Nicole Chartrand …

  • 2 March

    Stewart, Ronald

    Stewart, Ronald of St. Thomas passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Monday March 1, 2016 in his 72nd year. Beloved husband of Helen (Pearl) (VanLingen)Stewart. Dear step-father of Margaret VanLingen of Kitchener, Lynn Marie Langford(Brian) of Aylmer and Ann Marie Dunn(Jamie) of Richmond. Loving grandfather of Shawn, …

  • 2 March

    Froese, Heinrich B.

    Heinrich B. Froese, 84, went to be with Jesus, his Savior, on February 29, 2016 at Hollyrood Retirement Home in Edmonton, Alberta. He was predeceased by his wife, Katharina Froese, and son, Abram. He is survived by daughter, Susan (Jacob) Heide and grandchildren, Bernice (David Shebeck) and Bruce, and great-granddaughter, …

  • 2 March

    Easton, David Ross

    EASTON, David Ross, passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital (STEGH) on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, in his 77th year.  Beloved husband of Patricia Easton.  Dearly loved father of Anne Easton of Guelph, and Ross Easton (Amy) of Brooklin.  Cherished grandfather of Michael Easton.  Brother of Kathryn …

  • 1 March

    Bishop, Dudley G.

    BISHOP, Dudley G., of R.R.#3, Rodney, formerly of St. Thomas, passed away at Beattie Haven, Wardsville on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, in his 100th year.  Beloved husband of the late Mary (nee Teetzel) Bishop (2006).  Dearly loved father of Bryan A. Bishop and his wife Elaine of London, and the …

  • 1 March

    Edie, Bonnie Sharon (Peirson)

    Edie – Bonnie Sharon (Peirson) of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, March 1st, 2016, in her 71st year. Dearly loved mother of Tom and his wife Deb Edie of St. Thomas and Terri and her husband Dave Bueckert of Chatham. Cherished grandma …

February, 2016

  • 29 February

    Smit, Lloyd

    Smit-Lloyd of St. Thomas, passed away on Sunday, February 28th, 2016, at the L.H.S.C. (University Campus), at the age of 81. Husband of Esperanza (Villagran) Smit and loved father of Jakki (Smit) Macdonald (Trevor) and their children Adelaide, Thatcher and Sawyer and Edward Smit (Rebecca) and their children Lauren, Aiden …

  • 29 February

    Binns, Irene Florinda (Ziegler)

    BINNS – Irene Florinda (Ziegler) peacefully passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on February 29, 2016 in her 89th year. Irene was born on March 5, 1927 on a farm outside Harriston to William and Grace Stinson Ziegler. Her Grandfather Christian Ziegler built their farmhouse. Irene was …

  • 29 February

    Loucks, James Harrison

    Loucks, James Harrison of Aylmer passed away at his home on Monday, February 29, 2016 in his72nd year. Beloved husband of Karen (Goodhand) Loucks. Dear father of Jamie Loucks(Donna) of London, Jennifer Loucks of Aylmer, Amber Loucks-Wynn (Rob) of New Zealand and David Loucks (Tammy) of Orwell. Loved by his …

  • 29 February

    Matthews, James Amos

    Matthews-James Amos of St. Thomas. He was born April 1, 1930, the son of the late Henry and Pearl (Charlton) Matthews. Jim passed away on Saturday February 27th, 2016 at his residence. Husband of Doreen (Salt) for sixty three years, father of Stephen (Barbara) , Ruth, Douglas (Marlene), and Marie;. …

  • 29 February

    Viscontas, John Edward

    VISCONTAS- John Edward Viscontas passed away suddenly on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at the age of 55. Survived by his parents Stanley and Shirley Viscontas of Aylmer, his sister Barbara (Paul) Ruffell and their son Chris of London, his brother Rob Viscontas of Union; and by his many aunts, uncles …

  • 26 February

    McLachlan, Edward L.W. “Ed”

    McLachlan-Edward L.W. “Ed” of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Thursday, February 25th, 2016, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 74. Dearly loved husband of Carolyn L. (Baxter) McLachlan and loved father of James “Jim” McLachlan (Lee) of Scotland, Edward McLachlan (Lacey) of Columbus, Ohio. Dear …

  • 25 February

    Beacom, Jo Ann

    Beacom, Jo Ann of Aylmer passed away at London Health Science Centre-Victoria Campus on Wednesday February 24, 2016 in her 79th year. Beloved wife of Allen Beacom. Dear mother of Lori Beacom (Dave Lovenjak) of London and Cathy Bedard (Gregory) of Tillsonburg. Loved by her garndchildren Stephanie Brown (Michael), Tyler …

  • 25 February

    Warren, Frank Charles

    WARREN – It is with great sadness that the family of Frank Charles Warren announces his passing on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 in his 87th year. Frank is survived by his children Cindy Howlett of St. Thomas, Martin (Paige) Mills of Winnipeg, Anne (Bill) Martin of St. Thomas, Kevin Mills …

  • 24 February

    Witherow, Roy Alan

    Witherow – Roy Alan of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at Victoria Hospital on Wednesday, February 24th, 2016, in his 69th year. Beloved partner and best friend of Sylvia Russell. Dearly loved son of Lorraine Armstrong-Witherow and the late Earl Witherow. Loved father of Tammy Tolman and cherished grandpa of …

  • 24 February

    Vandevyvere, Peter Daniel

    Vandevyvere, Peter Daniel of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 in his 76th year. Beloved husband of Norma (Miners) Vandevyvere. Loving father of Nancy Spriet( Leon) of Langton, David Vandevyvere of Tillsonburg and step-father of Kim Carson(Jackie) of Peterborough, Waite Malskaitis of …

  • 24 February

    Young, Muriel Roxabelle (Caldwell)

    Young-Muriel Roxabelle (Caldwell) passed away Monday, February 22, in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of Lyle Young for nearly 75 years-a lifetime of love and happiness. Cherished mother of Linda (Ross) Massecar of St. Thomas and Don (Sandy) Young of Georgia. Dearly loved grandmother of Lori Hoffman (Bob McCaffrey), Amy …