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Laur, Beatrice Christina

Laur, Beatrice Christina of St. Thomas, passed away on Friday, January 6th, 2017, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 85. Dearly loved wife of the late George Laur (Nov. 22, 2016) and much loved mother of Leo Laur (Tammie) and Rick Laur (Julia). Dear sister of …

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Beacom, G. Allen

Beacom, G. Allen of Tillsonburg and formerly Aylmer passed away at his residence on Wednesday January 4, 2017 in his 87th year. Beloved husband of the late Jo Ann Beacom (2016). Dear father of Lori Beacom (Dave Lovenjak) of London and Cathy Bedard (Gregory) of Tillsonburg. Loved by his grandchildren …

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Wheatley, Rebecca “Becky” Marie (Fife)

Wheatley, Rebecca “Becky” Marie (Fife) of Frome, passed away suddenly at her home on Wednesday, January 4th, 2017, at the age of 35. Dearly loved wife of Shaun and much loved daughter of Robert “Bob” and Dorothy (Rice) Fife. Loved sister of Brad Fife (Katelyn), Jamie Fife (Kiera) and John …

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Robinson, Paul

Robinson – Paul of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at the L.H.S.C. Victoria Campus on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017, at the age of 58. Dearly loved father of Kelly Harford (Dustin) of Kinkardine and Dennis Robinson (Jacqueline) of Fort McMurray, BC. Cherished grandpa to Abigail and Elsie. Dear brother of …

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Neighbour Dispute

A verbal dispute between neighbours over discarded cigarette butts quickly turned physical landing one person in jail. On Wednesday January 4th, 2017, Police were called to the Balaclava residence around 1:34pm after the assault took place. Investigation revealed that the assault was over one neighbour littering on the other’s lawn. …

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Obituaries

Spicer, Allan Mervin

Spicer, Allan Mervin of Pt. Burwell passed away at his residence on Sunday, December 4, 2016 in his 72nd year. Beloved husband of Mary (Vanderweegen) Spicer. Loving father of Jacynta Spicer of Victoria B.C., Dylan Spicer of Port Burwell and Alexandra Spicer of Port Hardy B.C. Dear brother of David …

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Vezina, Raymond Lawrence

Vezina- Raymond Lawrence of St. Thomas passed away at his late residence on Friday, December 2nd, 2016 at the age of 50. Beloved son of the late Carol (Cormier) and Gilbert Vezina. Dear nephew of Sharon Washer and Robert Comier. Sadly missed by a number of cousins, friends in St. …

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Helps, Roger Raymond

Helps, Roger Raymond of St. Thomas, passed away suddenly, on Saturday, December 3rd, 2016, at his late residence, at the age of 68. Dearly loved husband of Suzanne Patricia (McCallum) Helps and loved father of Joshua Helps, Joe Helps of Sarnia and Neena Lester (James) of Brigden. Grandfather of Conner …

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Burke, Patricia Suzanne

Burke, Patricia Suzanne of St. Thomas, passed away on Friday, December 2nd, 2016, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 62. Dearly loved mother of Suzanne (Jason Howlett) of Sarnia and her father Harold Burke. She was the last of her family. Predeceased by 3 brothers John …

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Lindsay, Beverly Anne

Lindsay, Beverly Anne of R.R. 2, Aylmer passed away peacefully at her residence on Saturday, December 3, 2016 in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Rev. Raymond Lindsay(2004). Dear mother of Karen Dietrich of Stratford, Richard Lindsay of Springfield, Roberta Tenk and husband Fred of R.R.2, Aylmer and …

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Swift, Pauline (nee Shelley)

SWIFT, Mrs. Pauline (nee Shelley), of Metcalfe Gardens, St. Thomas passed away suddenly but peacefully at her residence on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 in her 85th year.  Beloved wife of the late W. Dale “Bounce” Swift (June 2015) for almost 60 years.  Cherished mother of Susan Aristone (David), and Karen …

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Fog Advisory

Fog is expected to redevelop over Southwestern Ontario for this evening and into Tuesday morning. Some areas will have near zero visibilities in dense fog beginning this evening. In addition, untreated roads could become icy as the temperature drops to near freezing overnight. Fog is expected to lift Tuesday morning …

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