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Art Action Comes Alive for 4th Annual Railway City Arts Crawl

City-wide arts celebration sees increase in number of participating artists and host venues St. Thomas, ON: The Railway City Arts Crawl is back for its 4th straight year. The popular winter celebration of local arts and culture invites people to explore venues throughout St. Thomas and meet talented local artists …

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Wojtecki, Stanley

WOJTECKI, Stanley, of St. Catharines, ON, formerly of St. Thomas, passed away at the Greater Niagara General Hospital, Niagara Falls on Wednesday, February 1, 2017, in his 98th year.  Beloved husband of the late Krystyna (nee Siwek) Wojtecki (2008).  Dearly loved father of Barbara Smith (Richard) of Dacula, GA, Edward …

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Leslie, Florence Elizabeth (nee Lewis)

LESLIE – Florence Elizabeth (nee Lewis) passed away peacefully in her 95th year at Vallyview Nursing Home, St. Thomas on February 3rd, 2017. She was born August 13, 1922, daughter of the late Fred and Lorena Lewis of Strathroy, ON. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Leslie (1988). Survived by …

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Coleman, Sharon (nee Mayhew)

COLEMAN – Sharon (nee Mayhew) of West Lorne passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 at the age of 66. Beloved wife of Mervin Coleman. Sharon is survived by her loving children and grandchildren Jared Coleman of West Lorne, Tara Agnew (David); children …

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Jones, Robert Charles

Jones – Robert Charles of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, on Tuesday, February 7th, 2017, in his 83rd year. Beloved husband and best friend of Lois (Bowlby) Jones and dearly loved father of Laura Jones and Lisa Gee and …

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Obituaries

Sjoerdsma, Aganetha “Nettie”

Sjoerdsma, Aganetha “Nettie” of Burgessville passed away at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, Rockford, Illinois on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 in her 44th year. Beloved wife of Paul Sjoerdsma. Loving mother of Joni, Clayton, Bradley, Daniel, Katie and Ian. Loved daughter of Peter and Anna(Peters) Blatz. of Aylmer. Dear sister …

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Gifford, Sheila Anne (Cutter)

Gifford- Sheila Anne (Cutter) of St. Thomas passed away on Thursday, January 26th , 2017 at home her cherished family by her side, at the age of 68. Dearly loved mother of Andrea and husband Dale Brown, David Gifford and his wife Heather and Tara Gifford and partner Troy Delainy …

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Millson, Susan Elizabeth

MILLSON- Susan Elizabeth passed away at Caressant Care- Mary Bucke on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at the age of 66. Susan is survived by her husband Ken Millson; her children Scott Millson of St. Thomas and Matthew Millson of Ingersoll; by her sisters Mary (Don) McClintock of Sarnia and Nancy …

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Vandenberg, Mary Adelaide

Vandenberg, Mary Adelaide of St. Thomas passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 25th, 2017, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 72. Beloved wife of the late Henry Vandenberg and dearly loved mother of Douglas Youskow (Nicole) and Earl Youskow. Dear friend of John Mozga. Sadly missed …

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Firth, Danielle Yvonne Shirley

Firth, Danielle Yvonne Shirley of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, after ailing health, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 39. Dearly loved spouse and best friend of Melissa Rainsforth and much loved mother of Lucas Rainsforth. Loved daughter of James and Susan Firth of St. Thomas …

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Edy, Donald Leslie, UEL

Donald Leslie Edy, UEL, son of Cyrus and Florence (Rowland) Edy, passed away 22 January, 2017 in his 100th year. Don was a fighter pilot in the North African campaign during WWII. He was shot down over the Sahara and ended up as a Prisoner of War in the Air …

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Winter Weather Warning

Winter weather threatening this week mainly north of London and Niagara however there is a risk of freezing rain across the regions. There may be higher impacts from the rainfall or the odd thunderstorm. A weak disturbance will bring a little snow or rain to most of Southern Ontario today. …

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