Tag Archives: St. Thomas

Harper, John T. “Jack”

HARPER, John T. “Jack”, a lifelong resident of St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Friday, March 18, 2016, in his 87th year.  Beloved husband of the late Luella “Lou” (nee King) Harper (2009).  Step-father of the late Luanne Prance (2015) (Ron of St. Thomas).  …

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Harvey, Mildred (nee Gard)

HARVEY, Mrs. Mildred (nee Gard), a lifelong resident of St. Thomas and area, passed away at her residence, the Elgin Manor, R.R.#1, St. Thomas on Friday, March 18, 2016, in her 95th year.  Beloved wife of the late Lloyd Harvey (1997).  Dearly loved mother of Ronald Harvey (Bette), James Harvey …

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2015 United Way Campaign Exceeds Goal

St. Thomas, ON For the first time in years Elgin-St. Thomas United Way has not only reached but exceeded the 2015 campaign goal bringing in a total of $485,226.73! The original goal of $475,000 was set to include a realistic 10 per cent overall increase from the 2014 campaign, which …

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Mayor Jackson and delegation to attend Cities Reducing Poverty: When Mayors Lead Conference in Edmonton, Alberta

St. Thomas, Ontario, March 16, 2016 – Across Canada, mayors and individuals representing different sectors are making poverty reduction a priority. Cities Reducing Poverty: When Mayors Lead is an event being held in Edmonton, Alberta from April 5-7th, 2016 and will be hosted by Edmonton mayor, Don Iveson. This gathering …

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FACS Elgin Announces New Executive Director Derrick Drouillard

PRESS RELEASE-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Family & Children’s Services of St. Thomas and Elgin Appoints New Executive Director March 15, 2016 The Board of Directors of Family and Children’s Services of St. Thomas and Elgin County is delighted to announce the appointment of Derrick Drouillard as Executive Director effective June 20, …

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Therrien, Joseph Emile Aristide

THERRIEN – Joseph Emile Aristide of St. Thomas passed away at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, peacefully and surrounded by his family on Friday, March 11, 2016 at the age of 91. Beloved husband of the late Gisèle Therrien (2014). Adored father of Jean-Guy Therrien, Daniel (Bonnie) Therrien, Michel Therrien, …

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Robinson, Sharon Tremaine

Robinson-Sharon Tremaine of St. Thomas, passed away on Wednesday, March 9th, 2016, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital at the age of 74. Loved mother of Leonard, Robin, James and Michael and dear grandmother of Cory. Dear sister of Lynn Herdman. Predeceased by a sister Molly Wilkinson and a brother …

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Clements, Betty Elaine (McKillop)

Clements – Betty Elaine (McKillop) of St. Thomas passed away at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, March 8th, 2016, in her 69th year.  Beloved wife and best friend of 40 years to Brian Clements. Dear sister of Robert “Bob” McKillop (Nancy) of Iona Station and the late Audrey …

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Binks, Morley Everett

BINKS – Morley Everett Binks passed away at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Monday, March 7, 2016 in his 88th year. Survived by his loving wife Pauline (nee McCallum); his children Regena (Bill) Zinkan of Talbotville, Janice (Orville) King of St. Thomas, and Sylvia (Todd) Partlo of St. Thomas; …

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Philibert, David Roy

Philibert-David Roy of St. Thomas, passed away , surrounded by his loving family, on Monday, March 7th, 2016, at his late residence, at the age of 55. Dearly loved son of Wilfred and Barbara (Eakett) Philibert. Dear father of Kiki Scrivener and grandfather of Natalie of Mississippi. Dear brother of …

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Haight, Catherine “Jean” (nee Stover)

Haight – Catherine “Jean” (nee Stover) of St. Thomas passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at Caressant Care Bonnie Place on Monday, March 7th, 2016, in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late Herwood Haight (2011). Loving mother of Jan Coslovich (Tony), Susan Sauer, Nancy Haight-Haldane (Dave) …

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Zellas, Eva (Bartlett)

Zellas – Eva (Bartlett) of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Monday, March 7th, 2016, in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Charles “Charlie” Zellas (1995) and dearly loved mother of Marion Willshire and her husband Edward of Union, the lateRonald Zellas …

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Burrows, O. Bruce

BURROWS, O. Bruce, of St. Thomas, passed away at his residence on Sunday, March 6, 2016, in his 91st year.  Husband and beloved friend of Shirley (nee Simpson) Burrows.  Dearly loved father of Karen Huggett (Kenneth), and Steven Burrows, all of St. Thomas, Timothy Burrows (Carrie) of Florida, and the …

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Disqualified Drive

A 51 year-old St. Thomas man was caught driving yesterday after being prohibited from doing so and now faces another day in Court. On Sunday March 6, 2016, the accused was operating a motor vehicle on Confederation Drive in St. Thomas. Police stopped the vehicle and through investigation it was …

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Lacasse, Rejane “Jean”

Lacasse, Rejane “Jean” of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Friday, March 4, 2016 in her 85th year. Beloved wife of the late Ted LaForge(2008). Loving mother of Jack Lacasse and wife Hilda of Aylmer, Claire Labonte and partner Edward Sahagian of St. Thomas, Nicole Chartrand …

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LaCasse, Rejane “Jean”

LaCasse, Rejane “Jean” of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Friday, March 4, 2016 in her 85th year. Beloved wife of the late Ted LaFordge(2008). Loving mother of Jack LaCasse and wife Hilda of Aylmer, Claire Labonte and partner Edward Sahagian of St. Thomas, Nicole Chartrand …

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Bishop, Dudley G.

BISHOP, Dudley G., of R.R.#3, Rodney, formerly of St. Thomas, passed away at Beattie Haven, Wardsville on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, in his 100th year.  Beloved husband of the late Mary (nee Teetzel) Bishop (2006).  Dearly loved father of Bryan A. Bishop and his wife Elaine of London, and the …

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Edie, Bonnie Sharon (Peirson)

Edie – Bonnie Sharon (Peirson) of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, March 1st, 2016, in her 71st year. Dearly loved mother of Tom and his wife Deb Edie of St. Thomas and Terri and her husband Dave Bueckert of Chatham. Cherished grandma …

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Matthews, James Amos

Matthews-James Amos of St. Thomas. He was born April 1, 1930, the son of the late Henry and Pearl (Charlton) Matthews. Jim passed away on Saturday February 27th, 2016 at his residence. Husband of Doreen (Salt) for sixty three years, father of Stephen (Barbara) , Ruth, Douglas (Marlene), and Marie;. …

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Potential snow storm for Southern Ontario

Special Weather Statement St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County Potential snow storm for Southern Ontario Tuesday and Tuesday night. A low pressure system developing over the southern United States Monday will head towards the Lower Great Lakes and is expected to spread an area of snow into Southern …

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