Obituaries

January, 2017

  • 19 January

    Walker, Douglas Sinclair

    Walker – Douglas Sinclair of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, surrounded by his living family, on Wednesday, January 18th, 2017, in his 82nd year. Beloved husband and best friend of Valerie (Yeo) Walker. Dearly loved step-father of Wayne Bolt (Tina), Raymond Bolt, Margaret Bolt …

  • 18 January

    Jones, Betty Norine

    JONES- Betty Norine of Metcalfe Gardens and formerly of Millcreek Apartments in St. Thomas passed away at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at the age of 84. Betty is survived by her nephews Robert (Linda) Jones of Port Stanley and Ralph (Sue) Jones of Port …

  • 18 January

    Vanidour, William John

    Vanidour- William John of Fonthill and formerly of Sparta and St. Thomas passed away at the Port Colborne Hospital on Wednesday January 18, 2017 at the age of 88. Beloved husband of the late Edna Joyce (Thurston) Vanidour (2007) and loved father of John and Judy Vanidour of Fonthill, David …

  • 18 January

    Morbin, Edna

    Morbin, Edna of Extendicare, Port Stanley and formerly of St. Thomas, passed away on Monday, January 16th, 2017 ,a t her residence at the age of 92. Loved daughter of the late Williams and Margaret Alice (Eastwood) Barnes. Dear sister of James G. Barnes and family of England , Susan …

  • 18 January

    Sterling, Bessie Louise

    Sterling, Bessie Louise of Valleyview Home, St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday, January 18th, 2017,a t the age of 84. Dearly loved wife and best friend of over 63 years of Edward Sterling and loved mother of Brenda Goodwin (Stephen) of New Glasgow, N.S., …

  • 18 January

    Paget, Alice May

    Paget, Alice May of Chartwell Home Aylmer passed away peacefully at her residence on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 in her 99th year. Beloved wife of the late John Paget(1993). Loving mother of John and wife Verna of Ingersoll, Carl and wife Shirley of Springfield, Bev and wife Donna of Brownsville …

  • 18 January

    Fowler, Roy Donald

    FOWLER, Roy Donald, 63, of St. Thomas, ON, passed away at home on Monday, January 16, 2017.  Roy was born on February 21, 1953 in Simcoe, ON.  He was predeceased by his parents Donald (2015) and Bernice (2001), and is lovingly remembered by his sister Anne and her husband Robert …

  • 17 January

    Tales, Betty Anne (Matthews)

    Tales- Betty Anne (Matthews) of St. Thomas passed away on Sunday January 15th, 2017 at the University Hospital, London, at the age of 70. Dearly loved wife of Edward Tales and dear mother of Don and Teresa, Ron and Lisa, Rick and Teresa, Denise Lang and partner Shawn and Jeff …

  • 17 January

    Hrushowy, Theodore (Ted)

    HRUSHOWY, Theodore (Ted) – of St. Thomas, Ontario passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 15, 2017, in his 95th year. Ted has joined his loving wife Irene (2011) and daughter Linda Rutherford (late Wayne) (2016). Theodore was born in Sifton, Manitoba on May 30, 1922 to Ukrainian immigrants John and …

  • 16 January

    Carroll, Robert “Bob” James

    Carroll, Robert “Bob” James of St. Thomas passed away at his late residence, on Saturday, January 14th, 2017 at the age of 73. Bob was born in St. Thomas on September 11, 1943, the son of the late Robert and Evelyn (Medina) Carroll. Dearly loved husband and best friend of …

  • 14 January

    Foster, Burns Wilfred

    FOSTER, Burns Wilfred – Of Metcalf Gardens, St. Thomas, died at his residence on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 in his 95th year. Dad was born on August 21, 1922 in Leamington, only son of Mildred Leitha Derbyshire and Wilfred Earl Foster. Dad and his parents moved to Delhi in 1927. …

  • 14 January

    Taylor, Margaret

    Taylor, Margaret of St. Thomas, passed away at Caressant Care Home, St. Thomas, on Thursday, January 12th, 2017, at the age of 102. Beloved wife of the late Dr. William Burton Taylor and loved mother of Eric Taylor (Sue) of Grimsby and Susan Anthony of London. Sadly missed by a …

  • 14 January

    Lynds, LeRoy

    Lynds, LeRoy of St. Thomas, passed away on Thursday, January 12th, 2017, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 79. Beloved husband of Winnifred (Dunnill) and loved father of Scott (Marlene), Judy Martindale (Brent), Jason (Tammy Peters) and Justin (Kara). Cherished grandfather of Chelsey Brooks (Erik), D.J. …

  • 14 January

    Wolf, Margaretha

    Wolf, Margaretha of Vienna passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Friday, January 13, 2017 in her 48th year. Dear sister of Katharina Loeppky (Peter), Jake Wolf(Linda), Mary Marvin (Dennis), Peter Wolf (Agatha) and George Wolf. Also survived by a number of nieces and nephews. Born in Tillsonburg …

  • 13 January

    Bradt, Jean (nee Vickery)

    BRADT, Mrs. Jean (nee Vickery), of St. Thomas, passed away surrounded by family at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, in her 72nd year.  Beloved wife of the late Robert J. Bradt (1984).  Dearly loved mother of Rick Bradt (Cathy) of Halifax, NS, Brian Bradt …

  • 13 January

    Deslauriers, Réjean C. “Reg”

    DESLAURIERS, Réjean C. “Reg”, of St. Thomas, passed away at LHSC, Victoria Hospital on Monday, January 9, 2017, in his 60th year.  Beloved husband of Wilma (nee Lister) Deslauriers.  Dearly loved father of Chantal and Céline Deslauriers, both of St. Thomas.  Reg was helping his wife Wilma raise their cherished …

  • 11 January

    Foster, Burns Wilfred

    FOSTER, Burns Wilfred – Of Metcalf Gardens, St. Thomas, died at his residence on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 in his 95th year. Dad was born on August 21, 1922 in Leamington, only son of Mildred Leitha Derbyshire and Wilfred Earl Foster. Dad and his parents moved to Delhi in 1927. …

  • 11 January

    Tuft, Helen Rosemary (Lavin)

    Tuft- Helen Rosemary (Lavin) of St. Thomas passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Monday January 9th, 2017 at the age of 85. Beloved wife of the late Wilburn “Scotty” Tuft (2005). Loved mother of Wayne and his wife Patricia Tuft of St. Thomas and the late …

  • 10 January

    Mount, Quentin Adams

    MOUNT, Quentin Adams – The family is saddened to announce the death of Quentin Adams Mount. Quentin passed away peacefully of undetermined natural causes on December 27, 2016 at his home in St. Thomas. Born April 12, 1968, at Toronto East General Hospital, Quentin was the youngest son of Valerie …

  • 10 January

    Haigh, Thomas William “Tommy” (“Bomber”)

    Haigh, Thomas William “Tommy” (“Bomber”) of Port Stanley, passed away peacefully, on Monday, January 9th, 2017, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital at the age of 66. Dearly loved partner of Valerie (Custance) Miller and dear step-father of Jeff Miller (Erin) and the late Kevin Miller. Much loved brother of …