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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, …

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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 …

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2nd Impaired Driver of the night

On December 29th 2016 just before 10:00pm St. Thomas Police received a call regarding a possible Impaired Driver that was Southbound on Wellington Road from London to St. Thomas. The caller stayed on the line which allowed Officers to locate the vehicle on the #3 By-Pass at the First Avenue …

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Impaired Driver

On Thursday December 29, 2016 at 8:30pm, an Officer on patrol observed a vehicle on Talbot Street travelling at a high rate of speed and turned North on First Avenue towards Edward Street. Attempts were made to stop the vehicle however the vehicle continued North ignoring the emergency lights and …

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Missing Person

The St. Thomas Police are actively searching for 57-year old Brian Speers of St. Thomas.He was reported missing to Police on Tuesday December 27, 2016 after leaving his residence on Monday December 26, 2016 at 8:30am. Brian is decribed as 6’2″, 250lbs, having short grey hair and Blue eyes. He …

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Obituaries

Chapman, Georgette J.

Chapman, Georgette J. of Chartwell Home Aylmer and formerly of London passed away at her residence on Thursday, November 24, 2016 in her 91st year. Beloved wife of the late George Chapman(1992). Loving mother of Fiona Brunelle(Michael) of Aylmer and Paul Jonckheere(Toni) of Glencoe. Loving Nanny of Hannah, June and …

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Laur, George

Laur,George of St. Thomas, passed away on Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital at the age of 89. Dearly loved husband of Beatrice Christina (Rick) Laur and loved father of Leo Laur (Tammie) and Rick Laur (Julia). Predeceased by 6 brothers and 6 sisters. Sadly missed …

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Loughlean, George Albert

Loughlean – George Albert It is with deep sorrow we announce that George passed away on November 22nd, 2016 with his family at his side. George was born in Wingham, ON in 1930, and after establishing a successful contractor business, he and his wife Janet moved with their four young …

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Willsey, Milton Frederick

Willsey, Milton Frederick of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 in his 81st year. Beloved husband of Adell (Harmer) Willsey. Dear father of Judy Harvey(Barry) and the late Rick Willsey(1995). Step-father of Ina Doyle(Allan), Stewart Wood(Diane) and Daniel Wood(Jonni). Also survived by …

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Wiebe, Bernardino “Werner”

Wiebe, Bernardino “Werner” passed away at his residence in Cuauhtemoc, Mexico on Sunday, November 20, 2016. He was 39 years old. Beloved son of Margaret (Dyck)Thiessen and husband Peter. Loving brother of Yolanda Guenther(John), Steve Wiebe(Elma) and Eddie Wiebe. Dear uncle to Aidan, Destiny and Nixon. Friends may call at …

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Starr, Gail

Starr, Gail It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Gail Starr of Aylmer who passed away peacefully at Chartwell Home on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of the late William H. Starr(2004). Sister-in-law of Claire Starr(the late Jack). Dear friends of Deborah …

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

A cluster of thunderstorms is moving eastwards across southern lower Michigan and is expected to reach Southwestern Ontario around 4 or 5 pm EDT. A few of these thunderstorms may be capable of producing very strong wind gusts, as well as potentially large hail of 2 cm or more. This …

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