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CAMPLIN, Jordan Marie MacDougall
COX, Doris (nee Thompson)
DICK, Jean Robertson
MICHI, Wenzel
PEARCE, Eleanor Jean
RILEY (Gordon), Sandra Leah Jacquelyn
SHARPE, Marguerite Jane (nee Givens)
WHITE, James Bernard


CAMPLIN, Jordan Marie MacDougall

CAMPLIN, Jordan Marie MacDougall of Moorefield passed away suddenly as a result of a car accident on Monday May 14, 2018 in her 25th year. Loving wife of Tim Camplin of Moorefield. Cherished mother of Logan. Much loved daughter of Sharon MacDougall of Palmerston and Mike MacDougall and Becky Horsburgh of Harriston. Sister of Nick MacDougall of Australia and Ben and Adam MacRobbie both of Harriston. Granddaughter of Roger MacDougall of Harriston. Daughter-in-law of Reg Camplin of Moorefield and Chris Camplin of Owen Sound. Sister-in-law of Brent Camplin of Edmonton, Alberta, Jeremy and Laura Camplin of Elmira and Nick and Kayly Camplin of Guelph. Aunt of Nathan and Allie. Niece of Dan Welsh of Owen Sound, Gerald and Mary Welsh of Harriston and Joanne Luft of Calgary, Alberta, Mark MacDougall of Newmarket, Steven and Cori MacDougall of Waterloo, Judy and Dennis Schnieder of Drayton, John and Brenda Camplin of Owen Sound, Connie and Shawn Yungblut of Gowanstown and Jessie and Dave Campbell of Moorefield. Fondly remembered by her many great aunts, great uncles, cousins and friends. Predeceased by her grandparents Glenn and Doreen Welsh and Carole MacDougall. The family will receive friends at the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston on Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 2 to 4 and on Sunday, May 20 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held in the Palmerston Christian Reformed Church, Palmerston on Monday May 21, 2018 at 11 a.m. As expressions of sympathy donations to Logan’s Education Fund would be appreciated by the family.

COX, Doris (nee Thompson)

COX, Doris (nee Thompson) Peacefully on Tuesday May 15, 2018, at her home with her family at her side. Doris Cox, in her 85th year was the beloved wife of the late Albert Cox (2018) for 57 years, loving mother of Tom (Lori), Ron (Marina) and the late Peter Cox and adoring grandma of Andrew (Shanna), Amanda (Steven), Kevin (Laurie), Josh and great-grandma of Zoe. Doris will be remembered by her sisters Margaret (Harold) and Edith, brother Fred (Linda) and brother-in-law Fred Cox (the late Helen). Friends are invited to Butcher Family Funeral Home, 5399 Main Street South, Erin on Friday May 18, 2018 from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday May 19, 2018 from Churchill Community Church, 14406 Third Line, Acton, at 11 a.m. Interment for Doris and Albert will take place at Huxley Cemetery, immediately after the service at Churchill Community Church. Donations in Doris’s memory can be made to The Georgetown Hospital Foundation. Cards available at the funeral home or you may send the family a condolence at  Butcher Family Funeral Home  519 833 2231

DICK, Jean Robertson

DICK, Jean Robertson Passed away peacefully on May 13, 2018 at the age of 98, with family by her side. Beloved wife of John “Jack” Dick (deceased 1986). Loving mother of Pat (Bill) Scarrow, Bob (Sandy) Dick, Donna Oliver and Cathy (Morley) Lymburner. She was a proud grandma of 5 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Jean will be remembered by sister-in-law Lynn Aitken (Alex – predeceased). She is predeceased by sister Lucy (Bob) Goring, brother Henry Thompson Rennie and sisters-in-law Helen (Howard) Nixon and Barbara (Peter) Wilson. A Graveside Service will be held on June 2, 2018 at 11:00am at Belsyde Cemetery, Fergus. Donations may be made in Jean’s memory to Groves Memorial Community Hospital or Wellington Terrace.


ECCLESE, Alvin - Alvin Russell Eccles, of Mount Forest, passed away at the Louise Marshall Hospital on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 in his 88th year. Beloved husband of Joan (nee Johnson) for 62 years. Loving father of Leslie Eccles and his wife Sheila of Conn, Patricia Eccles, Douglas Eccles, and Paul Eccles and his wife Carmen all of Mount Forest. Proud grandfather of Stephanie, Ryan (Cara), Cory, Sandy (Melissa), Nichole, Paula (Jason), Amanda (Paul), Connie (Rob), Heidi (Travis) and great-grandfather of Patricia, Johnathan, Johannah, Chloe, Taylor, Ava and three more on the way. Predeceased by his parents Leslie and Alice Eccles and his step-father John Campbell. A memorial reception celebrating Alvin’s life will be held at the Mount Forest United Church (lower level), 175 Queen Street South, Mount Forest on Saturday, May 19th from 1 – 4 p.m. Private inurnment at the Mount Forest Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy memorial donations to the Cancer Patient Services or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest.


ELLEN, Hans Passed away peacefully in his sleep on Friday May 11, 2018 at 71 years of age. As a missionary, Hans was a faithful servant of his Lord and spent many years with Canadian Baptist Ministries, later with the First Baptist Church of Listowel, Ontario, and more recently as an Associate Pastor at Curve Lake Christian Assembly. His missionary work led him to serve for many years in Bolivia. He is loved and missed by his wife Graciela (Torrez) and by his sons Samuel and Daniel. Survived by his sisters Sonja (Reyer) of Holland, Astrid (Bobby) of Georgia USA, and brothers Harry (Fanny) of Bolivia, Gerry (Carol) of Belwood, Bernhard (Barb) of Bamberg, Erwin (Maureen) of Inverhaugh and John (Heidi) of Quadville. Predeceased by his parents Cornelis and Martha and brother Ernest. A funeral service will be held at the Curve Lake Community Church on Monday May 21, 2018 at 2:00 PM. Rev. George Budd officiating. Visitation two hours prior to the service. Memorial donations may be made to Emanuel Foundation with cheques made out to Listowel Baptist, or Curve Lake Christian Assembly as expressions of sympathy and may be made by contacting THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL.  705-652-3355.

MICHI, Wenzel

MICHI, Wenzel of Kenilworth passed away peacefully at Wellington Terrace, Elora on Saturday, May 12, 2018 in his 88th year. Beloved husband of the late Erna Michl (2015). Dear father of Peter Michl and Joanne Coutts of Pickering and Rosemary and Ross Chaulk of Kenilworth. Cherished Opa of Corey. Brother of Helmut Michl of the Czech Republic. Remembered by his nieces, nephews and friends. The family will receive friends at the Crawford Funeral Chapel, 243 George Street, Arthur on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 6 to 8 p.m. Private family service followed by interment in Greenfield Cemetery, Arthur. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Arthur United Church would be appreciated by the family.

PEARCE, Eleanor Jean

PEARCE, Eleanor Jean Passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, May 5, 2018 in her 72nd year. Beloved wife of George. Loving mother of Deanna Lusby (Neil), Bruce (Jane) and Brad (Amy). Devoted grandmother of Julia, Gavin, Kaylyn, Ethan, Khloe and Abigail. She is survived by her brother Robert Skerritt (Marie). Predeceased by her parents Howard and Jean Skerritt. Family and friends may visit on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 from 6:00 to 9:00pm at the Graham A. Giddy Funeral Home, 280 St. David St. South, Fergus. A Celebration of Eleanor’s Life will be held on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 11:00 am at St. James Anglican Church, 171 Queen St. East, Fergus. Interment following at Elora cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton or St. James Anglican Church, Fergus or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.


PRICE, Bill At Listowel Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, Mr. William Lindsay Price of Gorrie, in his 84th year. Husband of Jean (Patten) Price for 49 years. Father of Peggy & Ron Topham of Drew, and Scott & Kyla Price of Gorrie. Grandfather of Blaine and Bryce Topham, and Kellsie and Ethan Price. Brother of Betty Cunningham of Milton, and brother-in-law of Mary Christie of Hamilton. Predeceased by his sister-in-law Pauline Peters and her husband Gary, and brother-in-law Jim Christie. Visitation was held at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. until time of the funeral service at 3:00 p.m. Interment in Gorrie Cemetery. Memorial donations to Listowel Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at

RILEY (Gordon), Sandra Leah Jacquelyn

RILEY (Gordon), Sandra Leah Jacquelyn - Of Aberfoyle, born March 13, 1940 in Guelph. It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Sandra on May 13, 2018. Predeceased by her parents Clifford and Vera Gordon. Loving sister to Robert (Lis) Gordon, Roger (Audrey) Gordon and Anne (the late Brian) Shaw. Devoted mother of Lance (Stephanie), Leanne (Jim), Barclay and Anita (Susan). Adored grandmother “Gaga” of Brooke, Aaron, Alex and Andrew, known as “Grandma” to so many, and as “Hub” to so many more. Loved and cherished by her nieces and nephews. Will be fondly remembered by Diane and Peter Granka. Sandra was known for her beautiful singing voice and large heart, not to mention her out-of-this-world baking skills. Family and friends may visit at the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 206 Norfolk St., Guelph on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A funeral service will be held at Duff’s Presbyterian Church in Puslinch on Friday, May 18, 2018 at 11 am. Memorial contributions to Hospice Wellington or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.


RUSSELL, Tammy Tammy Sue Russell (Flear), of Kenilworth, passed away at Groves Memorial Hospital, Fergus on Monday, May 14th, 2018 in her 53rd year.  Loving wife of 32 years to Roger. Amazing mom to Kevin, Kyle, and Kayla all at home. Daughter of June Flear of Mount Forest, and Gary and Margaret Lunn of Missions, BC. Daughter-in-law of Ruby Russell and Cecil Hiscock of Fergus. Step-daughter of Kathy Wickhorst. Dear sister of Debbie Clarke (Bill), Joe Flear, Jeff Flear (Kathy) all of Mount Forest, Nancy Gamble (Tim) of Woodstock, Cody Hesse of Calgary, AB,  Jeremy Lunn of Missions, BC, Shannon Fralic (Matthew) of Prince George, BC, Larry Russell (Rhonda) of Fergus, Earl Russell of Collingwood, Tammy Harnell (Dave) of Elliott Lake. Special aunt to Matthew (Natalie), Nick (Andrea), Erin, Quenton, Cody, Becky (Brandon), Vicky, Brandon, Natasha (Tommy), Jordon (Matthew), Arron, Tiffany, Jayda, Emma, Nathaniel, Pyper, Zoie, Jeramy, Sarah, Timmy, David, Diane, Jamie and great aunt to Cheyenne, Eleanor, William, Joshua, Abigail, Rachel, Marshall, Grayson, Olivia, and Ariana. Fondly remembered by her many aunts, uncles and cousins. Predeceased by step-fathers Gordon Flear and Frank Beghetto, father-in-law Leon Russell, grandparents Bruce and Rita Keill, Albert and Winnifred Lunn, and great-nephew Spencer, and infant brother Timmy. Cremation has taken place. Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Friday, May 18th from 7 – 9 p.m. A memorial service celebrating Tammy’s life will be held at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Mount Forest on Saturday at 11 a.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to ALS Society would be appreciated by the family.

SHARPE, Marguerite Jane (nee Givens)

SHARPE, Marguerite Jane (nee Givens) - Passed peacefully away at St. Joseph’s Health Center on Saturday, April 28, 2018, in her 101st year. Beloved wife of the late Cyril Sharpe (1991). Dear mother of Donna Wehner (Chuck) and Bill Sharpe (Marion). Special Nana of 6 grandchildren, Jill (Paul), Sandi (Phil), Kathy (Jim), Michael (Tanya), Paul, and John (Laura). Also special Nana of 12 great grandchildren. The family would like to express a special thank you to the staff of Willow Way at St. Joseph’s who cared for mom over the last 4 ½ years. Friends were received at the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 206 Norfolk St., Guelph, on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 from 10:30 - 11:30 am followed by a memorial service in the funeral home chapel at 11:30 am. Reception followed in the Wall-Custance Family Reception Centre. Memorial contributions to a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family.

WHITE, James Bernard

WHITE, James Bernard Passed away peacefully after a short illness, at Groves Memorial Community Hospital in Fergus, on May 12, 2018 in his 89th year. Predeceased by his wife Minetta (Hergott) in 2001 and his daughter Mary in 1992. Beloved father of Joseph and James (Cindy). Survived by his brother in law Maurice Hergott (Ruby). James was born in Fergus and farmed in Living Springs all his life. Friends were received at the Graham A. Giddy Funeral Home & Chapel, 280 St. David St. South in Fergus, Ontario, on Tuesday, May 15th, 2018 from 2-4 & 7-9pm, with Parish Prayers at 7:15pm. Funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, 760 St. David St. North in Fergus, on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 11:00am. Interment at St. Mary & St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Elora. Memorial donations can be directed to the St. Joseph Catholic Church Building Fund or the Heart & Stroke Foundation.



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