Obituaries

January, 2017

  • 1 January

    Williams, Hazel Margarite

    Hazel Margarite Williams July 21, 1939 – December 30, 2016 Surrounded by family and friends, Hazel passed away peacefully on December 30th at Elgin General Hospital, shortly after being diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer. One of 10 siblings, Hazel was born in Southward Station and lived her entire life in …

December, 2016

  • 30 December

    Easton, James David

    Easton – James David of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at his late residence on Thursday, December 29th, 2016, in his 58th year. Beloved husband of Barbara (Brown) Easton and dearly loved father of Kari Brown, Jason Brown, Ken Hansen, Carolyn Awcock and Brian Awcock. Dear brother of Mike, Jerry …

  • 30 December

    Hopper, Marlene Marie

    Hopper, Marlene Marie of Valleyview Home, St. Thomas, passed away on Thursday, December 29th, 2016, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital at the age 78. Beloved wife of the late John J. “Jack” Hopper and dearly loved mother of John Hopper and the late Kathy Waller and the late Susan …

  • 30 December

    Jackson, Dorothy Fern (nee Fleming)

    JACKSON- Dorothy Fern (nee Fleming) passed away, surrounded by her family, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at the age of 99. Dorothy is survived by her children Bob (Sue) Jackson, Rick (Wendy) Jackson, and Laura McKnight; by her grandchildren Rob Vannatter, Ken (Cheryl) Vannatter, …

  • 30 December

    Whisken, William “Bill”

    WHISKEN- William “Bill” passed away peacefully on December 28th, 2016 in his 79th year. Bill is survived by sister Joan Haycock, wife Fran Whisken, children Steve Whisken (Patti), Kelly Garrison (Tom), Trina Whisken, Sherry Whisken (Hugh Watson), Adam Whisken and Wayde Graves (Susan). Also survived by 10 grandchildren and 2 …

  • 28 December

    Kelsall, Allan James

    Kelsall, Allan James of St. Thomas, passed away on Saturday, December 24th, 2016, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital. Loved partner of Sherry Hunt and dear son of Thomas Kelsall. Sadly missed by his children, his sisters and nieces and nephews. He was born in Huntsville on January 8th, 1954. …

  • 28 December

    Dobbelaere, Agnes Maria

    Dobbelaere, Agnes Maria of Union, passed away peacefully, on Monday, December 26th, 2016, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 83. Beloved wife of the late Noel Marcel Dobbelaere (2010) and dearly loved mother of Luke Dobbelaere, Brenda Whittle (David) and the late Rudy R. Dobbelaere (May …

  • 28 December

    Savage, Audrey Elenor

    Savage, Audrey Elenor of St. Andrews Terrace, Cambridge and formerly of Aylmer and Ingoldsby Haliburton County passed away peacefully at her residence with her family by her side, on Tuesday December 27, 2016 in her 90th year. Beloved wife of E. Stanley Savage for 69 years. Dear Mother of Mark …

  • 28 December

    Lock, William Anstey

    Lock, William Anstey of Aylmer and formerly of Port Perry and Oshawa passed away at his residence on Monday, December 26, 2016 in his 87th year. Beloved husband of the late Betty Joan (Morey) Lock. Dear father of Robert Lock (Linda Joy) of Pickering, Valerie Van Camp (Art) of Port …

  • 28 December

    Ford, William H. L. “Bill”

    FORD, William H. L. “Bill”, of St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, December 27, 2016, in his 77th year.  Beloved husband for 58 years to Norma (nee Rutherford) Ford.  Dearly loved father of Jim Ford (Tammy), Ken Ford (Susan), Lynda Ford-Ralf, and Maureen …

  • 26 December

    Ramonas, Craig Michael

    Ramonas, Craig Michael of St. Thomas, passed away suddenly, on Thursday, December 22, 2016, at St. Thomas, at the age of 38. Dearly loved husband of Carrie (Martin) Larson and loved father of Alex, Damien, Owen. Loved son of B.J. McCrea (Doug) and Ed Ramonas. Dear brother of Shandra Tatomir …

  • 26 December

    Oatman, Nancy

    Oatman, Nancy of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully at home, on Saturday, December 24th, surrounded by her loving family, at the age of 62. Dearly loved wife and best friend of David Oatman and much loved mother of Amy Annett and her husband Shawn and Adam Oatman. Cherished grandmother of …

  • 26 December

    McNaughton, Lloyd John

    McNaughton, Lloyd John of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Sunday, December 25th, 2016, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 93. Beloved husband of the late Darlene McNaughton (2004) and dearly loved father of William and his wife Linda McNaughton and Kerry and her husband Michael …

  • 26 December

    Robinson, Wray David

    Robinson, Wray David , passed away peacefully at his home, in Port Stanley, on December 22, 2016, at the age of 83, with his son and daughter-in-law, Rick and Rose Robinson by his side. Grandpa, and Great Grandpa, will really be missed by Jeremiah Robinson (Nicole) Lily, Dallas and Willow. Joshua …

  • 26 December

    Skinner, Mary Rose (Fisher)

    Skinner – Mary Rose (Fisher) of Chartwell Nursing Home, Aylmer and formerly of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at her late residence on Wednesday, December 21st, 2016, in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Frederick Skinner (2010) and dearly loved mother of Victoria Pyne (Bob) of Port Stanley, …

  • 26 December

    Smyth, William Robert

    Smyth, William Robert of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 in his 87th year. Life long bridge and scrabble partner and beloved husband of Marilyn (Tolmie) Smyth. Dearly loved dad and grandpa of Michael (Cindy) Rebecca, Jessica, Bill, Jamie, late David (2009) (Marina) (Marilyn and Amy), …

  • 26 December

    Britton, Carol (Lubick)

    Britton, Carol (Lubick) of Caressant Care Home, St. Thomas, passed away on Tuesday, December 20th, 2016, at her late residence, at the age of 84. Beloved wife of the late Grant Leon Britton (2008). Dear mother of Daniel Lubick of Minnesota. Dear sister of Margie Rogers, Dicy Palyj, Michael Lubick, …

  • 26 December

    Williams, Millie (Kirk)

    Williams, Millie (Kirk), of Extendicare, Port Stanley, passed away peacefully, on December 26th, 2016, in her 105th year. Beloved of the late Allan Williams (1991) and loved mother of the late Richard Williams (late Kay), James Williams (late Marilyn), Shirley Willson (Robert), late Niola Walters (late Tom), late Clarence Williams …

  • 26 December

    Moir, Madeline (nee Crosthwaite)

    MOIR- Madeline (nee Crosthwaite) passed away, peacefully with her family by her side, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at the age of 95. Madeline is survived by her son Kevin (Dorothy) Moir of Georgia; her granddaughters Katie (Eric) Downey and their children Ava and …

  • 26 December

    DeJong, Jitse “Jack”

    DeJONG- Jitse “Jack” of St. Thomas passed away at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, surrounded by his family, on Monday, December 19, 2016 at the age of 88. Jack is survived by his loving wife Wilhelmina; his children Ed (Connie) DeJong of Clinton and Jessica (Herman) Thalen of Belgrave; his …