Tag Archives: Ontario

Kinsella, Richard F. J. “Dick”

KINSELLA, Richard F. J. “Dick”, of Port Stanley, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Sunday, February 19, 2017, in his 84th year.  Husband of the late Marguerite (nee Gloin) Kinsella (2004).  Brother of Margaret “Peggy” Fleischhacker of Humboldt, SK, late Cecile DeGraaf, and the late Robert …

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Tanner, Glenda A.

TANNER, Glenda A., of London, formerly of St. Thomas, passed away at LHSC, Victoria Hospital on Friday, February 17, 2017, in her 77th year.  Dear sister of Robert D. Tanner of London.  Glenda is also survived by many cousins.  Born in St. Thomas, ON, June 2, 1940, she was the …

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Pedersen, Sigrid (nee Ernstsen)

PEDERSEN, Sigrid (nee Ernstsen), passed away peacefully at her residence, the Valleyview Home, St. Thomas on Sunday, January 29, 2017, in her 96th year.  Beloved wife of 63 years to the late Paul Pedersen (Apr. 22, 2006).  Dearly loved mother of  Ebba Betts (Ken) of St. Thomas, Roy Pedersen (Dorothy) …

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Bradt, Jean (nee Vickery)

BRADT, Mrs. Jean (nee Vickery), of St. Thomas, passed away surrounded by family at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, in her 72nd year.  Beloved wife of the late Robert J. Bradt (1984).  Dearly loved mother of Rick Bradt (Cathy) of Halifax, NS, Brian Bradt …

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Hart, Joseph Grant

Hart, Joseph Grant of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Thursday December 8, 2016 in his 88th year. Beloved and devoted husband of Joan Favoretta, and father of two dearly loved sons, Perry Grant Hart, of Kanata, Ontario and Doran George Hart, of Cambridge, Ontario. He …

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Minister’S Accountability And Transparency On Special Purpose Account Fails Hunters And Anglers In Ontario – Mpp Yurek

QUEEN’S PARK – This morning MPP Jeff Yurek (Elgin-Middlesex-London) questioned the Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry on the lack of transparency of the expenditures of the Special Purpose Account. “Is the Minister able to explain to hunters and anglers of this province how buying homes and paying for psychologists …

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Agar, Patricia (nee Markham)

AGAR, Patricia (nee Markham), formerly of St. Thomas, passed away at Oneida Long Term Care, Southwold on Thursday, September 29, 2016, in her 78th year.  Mother of Kerri O’Brien (John) of Milwaukee, WI, and Donald Scott Agar of St. Thomas.  Aunt of Richard McNichol (Wanda), and Sherri McNichol (Shawn Brown).  …

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Mijatovic, Ilija

MIJATOVIC, Ilija, of St. Thomas, passed away at his residence on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, in his 85th year.  Husband of Marija (nee Zolek) Mijatovic.  Father of Zdenka O’Mara (Sean) of Victoria Harbour, and Anton Mijatovic (Stephanie Pilon) of London.  Brother of Marijan, Peja, Mato, late Grga, and late Luja.  …

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Ontario 150 Funding

ST. THOMAS – Last week the provincial government announced the details of the Ontario 150 fund. “Next year, 2017, marks Canada’s 150th anniversary. In celebration of this milestone the government is celebrating with a new one-time funding stream called Ontario 150. This fund will support events and programs throughout Ontario …

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Field, Jean (nee McNames)

FIELD, Mrs. Jean (nee McNames), formerly of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully at the Albany Retirement Village, Petrolia on Thursday, July 7, 2016, in her 101st year.  Beloved wife for 62 years to the late Frank R. Field (Feb. 10, 2013).  Dearly loved mother of Louise Koenitzer and her husband …

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Borduas Hollender, Dyann

BORDUAS HOLLENDER, Dyann, age 58, passed away quietly at her home in Port Stanley, Ontario on Monday, May 30, 2016. She was born to the late Helene Auclair and Roland Borduas on September 18, 1957, in the province of Québec. Dyann is survived by her partner; Daniel Cummings, children; Michel, …

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Yet another April snowfall on tap.

Yet another April snowfall on tap. The latest battle between spring and a very stubborn winter is setting up for today and tonight across Southern Ontario. A large Alberta Clipper approaching the Great Lakes from the northwest will spread a large area of snow into the region, with the snow …

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Sherrah, Ivy Ellaine

Ivy Sherrah (nee Woods) of St. Thomas, Ontario, passed away at her late residence in her 81st year, after a short courageous battle with cancer on April 3, 2016. Dearly loved by her children Linda (Shawn), Debbie, Janet (Dewey), Donna (partner Rob) and her dear son Robert James. Predeceased by …

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STEGH President and CEO Responds to Opinion Column

Feb. 9, 2016 I am writing in response to Ian McCallum’s CityScope opinion article of February 6. First, let me say that we value the coverage that our hospital receives from the Times-Journal and other media outlets. Recently, your journalist Jennifer Bieman covered two stories from STEGH, one about our …

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Statement from Ontario PC Health Critic Jeff Yurek on National Eating Disorders Awareness Week

February 6, 2016 Statement from Ontario PC Health Critic Jeff Yurek on National Eating Disorders Awareness Week: “This week marks the national Hands Up for Eating Disorder Awareness Week. This week is an opportunity for Ontarians to learn, support and discuss the needs of those struggling with an eating disorder. …

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Herrington, Lois

HERRINGTON, Lois, of Sparta, passed away at her residence on Thursday, October 29, 2015, in her 68th year. Dear sister of Victor Herrington of Sparta. Lois is also remembered by several cousins and friends. Born in St. Thomas, ON, February 15, 1948, she was the daughter of the late Vernon …

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Ashford, Donald R. “Don”

ASHFORD, Donald R. “Don” of St. Thomas, formerly of Mapleton and Belmont, passed away peacefully at VON Sakura House, Woodstock on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, in his 71st year. Beloved husband for 50 years to Carol (nee McCartney) Ashford. Dearly loved father of Denise Finlayson (Scott) of Calgary, AB, Blair …

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