Obituaries

July, 2014

  • 26 July

    Gavey, Stanley

    Gavey, Stanley at Parkwood Hospital, London on Thursday, July 24, 2014. Stanley was a longtime resident of Aylmer and is survived by a daughter Deborah Gavey of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, brothers Bud Gavey(Dianne) and James Gavey, a sister Eunice Chipchase and a number of nieces and nephews. Predeceased by brothers …

  • 25 July

    Walker, Zelphia (Ripley)

    Walker, Zelphia (Ripley) of Elgin Manor, passed away peacefully, on Friday, July 25th, 2014 at her late residence at the age of 90. Beloved wife of the late Alfred Walker (Dec. 1, 1981) and dearly loved mother of William “Clair” Walker  (Claudette) of Aylmer, Larry Walker (Vicky) of St. Thomas, Randy …

  • 25 July

    Jefferson, Walter “Walt” H.

    Jefferson, Walter “Walt” H. of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Thursday, July 24th, 2014, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 80th year. Beloved husband of the late Pearl (Rickwood) Jefferson and loved mother of David, Kenneth and Steven Jefferson. Dear grandmother of Scott Jefferson, Johnathon Leith and Shannon …

  • 25 July

    James- Kevin

    James- Kevin of St. Thomas passed away peacefully after a valiant fight with cancer at home on Friday, July 25, 2014 in his 49th year. Loved husband of Caitlin (Traviss) James and loving father of Nicole, Cynthia, Joseph, Jennifer, Michael, Angela, Benjamin, Geoffrey and Jeremy. Loved son of Francis and Maryke …

  • 25 July

    ASHFIELD – Roy

    ASHFIELD – Roy of St. Thomas, gone from life but now with his Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, “a win, win situation”, on July 24, 2014 at the age of 69.  Beloved husband of Anne Ashfield (nee Heiskanen).  Roy is survived by children Eric (Carrie) Ashfield of Toronto, Kristina (Neal) Campbell …

  • 25 July

    WALTERS – Glen Allan

    WALTERS – Glen Allan of St. Thomas passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at the age of 74.  Beloved husband of the late Veronica Walters (2013).  Adored by his children Wade (Carla) Walters of Toronto, Kyle (Rena) Walters of Winnipeg; grandchildren Emma Walters, Lawson …

  • 24 July

    Versnick, Andre “Andy”

    Versnick, Andre “Andy” of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Thursday, July 24, 2014 in his 80th year. Beloved husband of 57 years of Dorothy (Rabaey) Versnick. Dear father of Danny and wife Lynne, Michael and partner Nancy, David and wife Shirley and Laurie Wilson and …

  • 24 July

    Lang-Gerald Fredrick

    Lang-Gerald Fredrick of St. Thomas, passed away on Monday, July 21, 2014, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 71st year. Dearly loved husband of Miriam Jenette (Vowels) Lang and dear father of Laurie Snowsell (Robert) of St. Thomas and Steven Lang (Sheila) of British Columbia. Dear sister of Donna …

  • 23 July

    FREEMAN, Mrs. Florence (nee Everitt)

    FREEMAN, Mrs. Florence (nee Everitt), of the Valleyview Home, St. Thomas, passed away at her residence on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in her 93rd year. Wife of the late J. A. “Jack” Freeman (1994). Step-mother of Elaine Boyer (Brock) of St. Thomas, Glenn Freeman (Joan) of Pickering, and the late Cheryl …

  • 22 July

    JOHNSON – Marilyn Mae

    JOHNSON – Marilyn Mae, passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on July 22, 2014 at the age of 81.  Marilyn will be lovingly remembered by her husband Allan Johnson.  Dearly loved mother of Edwin “Ted” (Margaret) Johnson of London and Ronald (Sharon) Johnson of Crediton.  Devoted grandmother …

  • 22 July

    Yates-Connie Marlene

    Yates-Connie Marlene of Belmont, passed away on Tuesday , July 22nd, 2014, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in  her 64th year. Dearly loved wife and best friend of Colin Yates and loved mother of Chris Tucker of Edmonton. Predeceased by a step-son Sean Almond and by sister Donna Sutherland. Dear …

  • 21 July

    Banman, Mary

    Banman, Mary of St. Thomas and formerly Aylmer passed away at London Health Science Centre-University on Saturday, July 19, 2014 in her 74 th year. Beloved wife of the late Bernhard Banman. Dear mother of Margaret Banman, John Banman (Mary), Frank Banman (Annie), Tina Dyck (Pete), Ben Banman (Liz), Mary …

  • 21 July

    Koyle, Frank Edmond

    Koyle, Frank Edmond of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 20th, 2014, at the L.H.S.C. (University Campus), in his 71st year. Dearly loved father of Laurie Cooper  (Nancy Robertson)  and Chris Koyle (Lisa) all of St. Thomas. Loved grandfather of Latisha, Robert, Emma, Stevie, Stephen and Josh. Dear brother …

  • 20 July

    WALKER- Barbara

    WALKER- Barbara Walker passed away at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at the age of 69.  Barb is survived by her husband Keith; her children Wayne (Lisa) Walker of St. Thomas, Kelley (John) Velema and their son Arjen of Denfield; her brothers Fred (Marg) Lammiman of …

  • 19 July

    DiFilippo – Italo

    DiFilippo – Italo of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Friday, July 18th, 2014, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 82nd year. Beloved husband of the late Ada (Sandron) DiFilippo (2008) and much loved father of Gloria DiFilippo of St. Thomas.  Italo was born in San Daniele, Udine, Italy …

  • 19 July

    Cook, Jack Raymond

    Cook, Jack Raymond of St. Thomas, passed away on Friday, July 18th, 2014, peacefully, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 80th year. Dearly loved husband of Ann (Leith) Cook and loved father of Steve Cook (Janice) of Orangeville, Dave Cook (Lisa) of St. Thomas, Greg Cook of Kitchener and …

  • 19 July

    Callaghan-Marion Jean

    Callaghan-Marion Jean of Caressant Care Home, St. Thomas, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 18th, 2014, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in her 88th year. Beloved wife of the late James Brown and the late Edward Callaghan and loved mother of Jim Brown (Gloria) of Parkhill, Carol Herbert (Ken) of …

  • 19 July

    Wall, Isaak

    Wall, Isaak of R.R. # 6 Aylmer passed away at London Health Science Centre-Westminster on Friday July 19, 2014 in his 63rd year. Beloved husband of Tina (Reimer) Wall. Dear father of Mary Fehr (Isaak) of Aylmer, Margaret Sawatzky (Peter) of Springfield, Jake Wall (Nancy) of Eden, Tina Harder of …

  • 19 July

    Legg, Betty Irene

    Legg, Betty Irene of R.R.# 3 St. Thomas passed away at Chartwell Home Nursing Home on Friday, July 18, 2014 in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of the late Bev Legg (2012). Dear mother of Charles Legg (Cary) of Chatham, and Marlene Anne Berry (Ron) of Aylmer. Loved by her …

  • 17 July

    Neff, Lorna Mae

    Neff, Lorna Mae of Springfield passed away at her home on Thursday July 17, 2014 in her 73rd year. Beloved wife of Ronald Neff. Dear mother of Dale Neff (Debra) of London and Kim Campbell of Dorchester. Loved by her grandchildren Kariesha and Kadean. Sister of Roy Pearn (Colleen), Ron …