Obituaries

February, 2016

  • 13 February

    Waller-Ings, Gamble Chad Arthur

    Waller-Ings – Gamble Chad Arthur.  Darling newborn son of Madeline Ings and Brandon Waller.  Arrangements have been entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570) and will be made available once known.  Personal condolences to the family can be made atwww.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com. 

  • 13 February

    Brownell, Margaret Annie

    BROWNELL – Margaret of St. Thomas, Ontario passed away peacefully at Valleyview Home on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Delbert Brownell.  Margaret is survived by children Dianne Jones (Ray) and Ron Brownell (Bette); grandchildren Ronda Bartha (Ken), Michelle Sherwin (Steve), Scott …

  • 12 February

    Moore, Janet Carol (nee Stevenson)

    MOORE, Mrs. Janet Carol (nee Stevenson), of St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Thursday, February 11, 2016, on her 78th birthday.  Dear wife of Guy R. Moore. Beloved mother of twin daughters; Melanie Wight (Irv) of British Columbia, and Valerie Moore of Saskatchewan.  Cherished …

  • 12 February

    Jackson, Martha Jean (nee Davidson)

    JACKSON – Martha Jean (nee Davidson) of Aylmer, Ontario passed away peacefully on February 10, 2016 at the age of 83.  Beloved mother of Hazel Jackson of Toronto, and Linda (James) Wood of Richmond Hill.  Adored grandmother of Lisa (Chris) Hawes of St. Thomas, Erica Tolazzi and Jennifer (Wyatt) Brocklebank …

  • 10 February

    Smith, Marrian Ruth (nee Simmons)

    SMITH – Marrian Ruth (nee Simmons) of St. Thomas, Ontario and previously of Grande Prairie, Alberta passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 9, 2016, at STEGH in her 91st year, with her loving family by her side.  Born November 27, 1925 in Springfield, Ontario.  Marrian will be dearly missed by …

  • 9 February

    Ogburn, Roy E.

    OGBURN, Roy E., of R.R.5, St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Monday, February 8, 2016, in his 94th year.  Beloved husband for 64 years to Jean (nee Savard) Ogburn.  Dearly loved father of Ken Ogburn and his wife Greta of Kanata, and Dan Ogburn …

  • 9 February

    Amesmann, Beverly Ann

    Amesmann, Beverly Ann of St. Thomas passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 in her 76th year. Dear mother of Lloyd Bastien(Lori), Dennis Bastien(Debbie), Michelle Fehr, Rene LaChapelle, Shelly McCarey(Rick) and Frank Bastien(Kelli). She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren and great grandchildren. …

  • 8 February

    Moore, Joy

    Moore-Joy of Extendicare, Port Stanley and formerly of St. Thomas passed away on Sunday, February 7th, 2016, at her late residence, at the age of 83. Beloved wife of the late Ivan Ralph Moore (2005) and dearly loved mother of Iva Joy McNeil (Frank) of London, Benjamin Moore (Karen) of …

  • 8 February

    Durfey, Phylliss Jean (Morriss)

    Durfey – Phylliss Jean (Morriss) of Elgin Manor, St. Thomas passed away peacefully at her late residence on Sunday, February 7th, 2016 in her 97th year. Beloved wife of the late William Albert Durfey (Railroad Engineer) and dearly loved mother of Patricia Austin, David Durfey, Virginia Durfey and Fran Whisken. …

  • 8 February

    Bowes, Anita Noreen

    Bowes-Anita Noreen of St. Thomas, passed away on Sunday, February 7th, 2016, at her late residence, in her 73rd year. Dearly loved mother of David, Debbie and Anne . Dear sister of Robert “Bob” Bowes, Marjorie St. Louis (Paul), Bonnie Orchard (Bill), Nancy Hunter (Dwight) . Predeceased by a brother …

  • 7 February

    Jordan, Patricia Ilene “Eileen”

    Jordan, Patricia Ilene “Eileen” of Aylmer . Surrounded by her family, Eileen passed away peacefully at Parkwood Hospital on Saturday February 6, 2016 in her 79th year. Beloved wife of the late Edward Henry Jordan (1997). Dear mother of Pat Schned and husband David and Ed Jordan and wife Debbie. …

  • 7 February

    Herbert, Ashton Sherwood

    Herbert-Ashton Sherwood of Extendicare, Port Stanley, passed away peacefully, on Saturday, February 6th, 2016, at his late residence, in his 91st year. Beloved husband of the late Patricia (Vickers) Herbert (2005) and dearly loved father of Sandra Coombs (Doug) of St. Thomas, Dan Herbert (Cindy) of Belmont, Suzanne Devlin (Peter) …

  • 6 February

    Crabe, H. Jean (McGugan)

    Crabe- H. Jean (McGugan) of St. Thomas passed away on Friday February 5th, 2016 at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital in her 84th year. Dearly loved wife of the late Harold “Len” Crabe (2011) and loving mother of Dan and his wife Audrey Crabe of Fergus and Carolyn Phillips of …

  • 6 February

    Crosby, Sharon

    Crosby-Sharon of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Friday, February 5th, 2016, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital at the age of 68. Dearly loved wife of Russell Crosby and loved mother of Christopher Patrick Crosby and his wife Tammy (Wooley) of St. Thomas. Much loved grandmother of George Crosby. …

  • 6 February

    Hall, Rena (McArthur)

    Hall-Rena (McArthur) of Metcalfe Gardens, St. Thomas, passed away on Friday, February 5th, 2016, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late Robert Symons Hall (2000). Dearly loved mother of Rosemary Rowley of Port Stanley. Cherished grandmother of Jennifer Megan (Rowley) Cooper-Stephenson …

  • 5 February

    Langley, Ronald George

    Langley – Ronald George of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at Victoria Hospital on Thursday, February 4th, 2016, in his 84th year. Beloved husband of the late Mary (Caruana) Langley (2007) and dearly loved father of George (Leslie), Elizabeth, John (Joanne), Judd (Sandy) and the late infant son John Langley. …

  • 5 February

    DeVries, Dorothy Betty

    DeVries, Dorothy Betty of Mossley passed away at her home on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 in her 59 th year. Beloved wife of Randy DeVries. Loving mother of Jacob (Karla), Nicholas, Tyler and Charlene. Dear sister of Wendy VanderMeer (Mark), Betty VanderMeer (George), Jeff Hoekstra (Leona) and Joanne Costa (Mike). …

  • 4 February

    Herbert, Lillian Anita (Blaszczak)

    Herbert- Lillian Anita (Blaszczak) of Port Stanley, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 in her 62nd year. Dearly loved wife of Martin Herbert and loving mother of Chris and his wife Brooke Herbert of St. Thomas and Connie Herbert and her fiancé Todd Brownhill of Dundas. Loved sister …

  • 4 February

    Smith, William C. “Bill”

    Smith-William C. “Bill” of Elgin Manor passed away peacefully, on Thursday, February 4th, 2016, at his late residence in his 89th year. Dearly loved husband of Mariam (McFarlane) Smith and loved mother of Cam Smith (Judie Land) and Chris Smith (John Heidt).  Loved grandfather of Jeremy Smith (Amanda), Corey Smith, …

  • 4 February

    Veenstra, Margaret “Alfreda” (Hunt)

    Veenstra- Margaret “Alfreda” (Hunt) of St. Thomas passed away on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital at the age of 70. Dearly loved wife of Teake Veenstra and loving mother of Deborah Daub of Waterloo and Christopher and his wife Denise Veenstra of Massachusetts. Proud Gramma …