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Meathrell, Mary Kathryn “Kathy”

MEATHRELL, Mary Kathryn “Kathy”, of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully at her residence on Sunday, June 19, 2016, in her 64th year.  Kathy was born in St. Thomas on November 28, 1952.  She was an active participant in the St. Thomas Community Connector Program, especially enjoying Aquafit and the School …

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Simkins, Carmel Elizabeth (LaFontaine)

Simkins-Carmel Elizabeth (LaFontaine) of Ashwood Manor, London and formerly of St. Thomas and Kitchener. Beloved wife of the late Edward “Ted” Arthur Simkins and dearly loved mother of Dianne E. (Simkins) Martin (Bruce) of St. Thomas. Dearly loved grandmother of Katherine Shivers (Shaun), Susan Cameron (Rollie) and John Martin (Tracy). …

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Drug Warrant Executed near local High School

On June 16, 2016 at approximately 2:15 PM, the St. Thomas Police Drug Enforcement Unit executed a search warrant at house neighboring a local high school in the down town area. Upon entering the residence, police located and seized a large quantity of drugs, drug paraphernalia and cash. Included in …

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Male Charged with Assault with Weapon

On June 16, 2016 at approximately 2:40 PM, St. Thomas Police were called to a down town rooming house for a report of a male wielding an ax at another male. Upon police arrival, the situation had deescalated. Investigation by police revealed that a 58 year old male who lived …

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Bortolotto, Fernando “Fred”

BORTOLOTTO- Fernando “Fred” Bortolotto passed away after a brief battle with cancer at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at the age of 70.  Fernando is survived by his loving wife Lucia “Lucy” Bortolotto (nee Ghedin); by his two sons Mark (Jody) Bortolotto of Beamsville, and …

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Pettus, Isabelle (nee Barber)

PETTUS, Mrs. Isabelle (nee Barber), of Port Stanley, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, December 18, 2015, in her 92nd year. Dear mother of Sharon Pettus-Giles of Union, Jerry Pettus and his wife Sue of Port Stanley, and the late Shirley Joan Pettus (1997). Also survived by three …

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Millinger, Bernie

Millinger, Bernie of Aylmer passed away at his home on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 in his 65th year. Beloved husband of Rhonda (Hiepleh) Millinger. Dear Father of Steve of Cambridge, Scott of Wingham and Brad (Jennifer) of Aylmer. Loved by his grandaughter Kamilla. Brother of Susan Buettemeyer (Juergen) and Michael …

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McCaig, Elaine (Connell)

McCaig – Elaine (Connell) of St. Thomas , passed at her residence, on Thursday, December 17th, 2015, at the age of 75. Wife of Douglas McCaig, mother of Steven D., Tasha Charlene and Dale W. McCaig. Aunt of Brian, Laurel, Les McTavish (Jessica Van Erp), Beverley Vader (Nic) and Cindy …

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Saylor, Gerald Blaine

Saylor, Gerald Blaine of St. Thomas and formerly Sharbot Lake, Ontario passed away at Caressant Care Mary Bucke, St.Thomas on Thursday, December 17, 2015 in his 91st year. Beloved husband of the late Phyllis (Tuthill) Saylor (2012). Dear father of Ronald Saylor (Carol) of Towanda P.A., Alma Saylor of Anderson …

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Wales, Donald Burns

Wales, Donald Burns of Chartwell Home, Aylmer passed away at his residence on Thursday, December 17, 2015 in his 89th year. Beloved husband of Eleanor (Dix) Wales. Dear father of Mark Wales(Eleanor Renaud) of RR2, Aylmer and Scott Wales(Kathy) of St. Thomas. Loving grandfather of Greg, Mark Jr.(Martha), Alyecia, Celia(Kent), …

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MacCallum, Lindley Klay “Clancy”

MACCALLUM – Lindley Klay “Clancy” of St. Thomas, Ont. passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at the age of 69, with his loving family by his side.  Predeceased by his dear wife Ava MacCallum (nee Beaton) (2001).  Clancy will be sadly missed by children Michael “Micky” (Tammy) MacCallum …

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Severe Thunderstorm watch

Summary Severe thunderstorms possible this morning. This is an alert to the potential development of severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging winds or heavy rainfall..Monitor weather conditions and listen for updated bulletins. Details At 9:00 AM radar shows a line of thunderstorms extending from near Goderich to just east of Lake …

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