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Sommerfeldt, Virginia (Walsh)

Sommerfeldt-Virginia (Walsh) of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Tuesday, December 8th, 2015, at the age of 90. Beloved wife of the late Edward Sommerfeldt and the late William Scudder. Dear mother of John, Robert and Sue Scudder and Caryn Angler. Virginia was born in Royal Oak, Michigan on August …

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Skatepark Design Drawings Open House

The City of St. Thomas Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a Design Open House for the new Railway City Skatepark. Date: Thursday December 10, 2015 Time: 6 pm Location: St. Thomas Timken Community Centre, 2 Third Ave Design drawings will be on display for the highly anticipated Railway City …

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Mayor Establishes Community Leaders’ Cabinet

ST. THOMAS, ON — Mayor Heather Jackson announced today the establishment of a Community Leaders’ Cabinet. This Cabinet is the first of its kind locally. It includes leaders from various sectors including education, policing, health, business and nonprofit sectors working together to collectively improve the quality of life in Elgin …

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Was your car locked last night?

On December 8, 2015, Police were called to the area of Flora Street and Barwick street shortly before 8:00pm, after witnesses called in to report a male in the area that looked like he was going through cars. Police located a male matching the description given by witnesses a short …

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Greenway (nee Westaway), Donna Elaine

Donna Elaine Greenway (nee Westaway) passed away at home surrounded by her family on Sunday, December 21, 2014 in her 76th year.  Donna is survived by her loving husband John; her children Cathy (John) Ooms of Talbotville, Lynne (Mark) Hiepleh of St. Thomas, Joanne (John) Livingston of London, and Edward …

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Craig-Catherine Jean

Craig-Catherine Jean of St. Thomas passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 21st, 2014, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late James Henry Craig (Jan. 2, 1994) and much loved mother of Colleen and her husband Ed Williams of Edmonton, Sandra Craig and …

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BUTTERWICK – Richard Francis “Dick”

BUTTERWICK – Richard Francis “Dick”, a lifelong resident of St. Thomas, died in his 84th year on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, at Valleyview Home, surrounded by his family. The son of Harold Gilbert “Red” Butterwick and Thelma Evelyn (Mulvaney) Butterwick, he was born June 3, 1931, in St. Thomas where …

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PERFECT – Betty June

PERFECT – Betty June Perfect (formerly Armstrong) (nee Johnson) passed away surrounded by her family at the St. Thomas – Elgin General Hospital on Friday, December 19, 2014 in her 85th year.  Beloved wife of the late Arnold Perfect (1994).  Betty is survived by her son Daniel (Gayle) Armstrong of …

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Vader – Gertrude “Gertie”

Vader – Gertrude “Gertie” of Valleyview Home, St. Thomas passed away peacefully at her late residence on Friday, December 19th, 2014 in her 88th year. Beloved wife  of Frank Vader and dearly loved mother of Richard, Ron and his wife Laurie, David and his wife Michele, Dennis and Jeff and …

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Hewitt-Susan Diane

Hewitt-Susan Diane of St. Thomas passed away peacefully, on Wednesday, December 17th, 2014, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in her 60th year. Dearly loved partner of Steve Trojek and loved mother of Lillian Fowler of London. Cherished grandmother of Quinn and Lorissa. Loved daughter of Bell Hill of Port …

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