Garth&nbsp Bryan To quote my mother, "Garth was always so easy to love". We would go through photos from our childhood, and the reminder was ever present, he was jolly, cuddly, easily pleased and never demanding. The day that my father and I picked my mother and "our" baby up at Memorial Hospital will forever be remembered and… Obituary

Velma&nbsp MARCON It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of my dear wife, Velma Marcon, on June 9, 2024, after a long and brave struggle with brain cancer. Born on Christmas Day 1955 to James and Rose Zambunis, Velma grew up in a loving and happy environment. She enjoyed a long and successful career with Hiram Walker,… Obituary

Linda Claire&nbsp Bridger Of Valleyview Home, St, Thomas passed away peacefully, on Saturday, June 8, 2024, at the age of 78. Loved mother of Shawn Bridger (Rebecca) and cherished grandmother of Shawnee (Tasha) , Corbin (Bree), Emiley (Will), Brandon (Julia) and Gus. Sadly missed by 7 great- grandchildren. Dear sister of Susan Bridger and… Obituary

Amy&nbsp DONAIS Amy (nee Lapain) DONAIS, passed away peacefully on June 9, 2024 at the age of 96 years. Predeceased by her loving husband, Leonard, her son, Ronald, and her infant daughter, Gail. Dear mother of Leonard (Mary), Gary (John), and Linda. Dear Mimi to Jeffrey (Greta), Michael (Luisa), Jennifer, Christopher (Colleen),… Obituary

Pauline&nbsp Ainley 1936 – 2024 Pauline Ainley, also known as Paula, was born in Newcastle upon Tyne in the U.K. on the 26th April 1936. After attending school in Newcastle, she went on to join the Civil Service and moved to London where she shared a flat with other Secretaries. She later joined the Canadian Diplomatic Service and travelled all… Obituary

Allen&nbsp Sarault 1947 – 2024 It is with heavy hearts and fond memories that we announce the passing of Al Sarault, who left us on Thursday, June 6, 2024, at the age of 77. Beloved husband of Lyse Grant, loving father of Brock (Evelyn), Alexis, Hayley (Art), Kyle (Ekaterina), and Casey (Mark). Cherished Poppa of Kiera, Bella, Tanner, Kaylie,… Obituary

Eugene&nbsp PLOTKIN On Sunday, June 9, 2024 at home. Eugene Plotkin, beloved husband of Genrietta Lagutina, and the late Nina Plotkin. Loving father and father-in-law of Serge Plotkin and Alla Tumarkin, and Ella Plotkin and Brian Kelsall. Devoted grandfather of Daniel, and Stacey. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, June 11,… Obituary

Dr. J. Kenneth&nbsp BOCKING Passed away peacefully on Friday, June 7 at the age of 74. Beloved husband of the late Dianne (Whitmore) Bocking. Loved father of Andrew (Andrea), Steven (Candace) and Kathryn (Nathan Johnston). Cherished grandfather of Bradley, Timothy, Cora, Landon, Devon, and Claire. Dear brother of Barbara (John Thompson), Bruce… Obituary

Alberta Claudine&nbsp Day Peacefully and surrounded by family at London Health Sciences Centre Victoria Hospital, Alberta Claudine (Elm) Day, died in her 83rd year. Predeceased by her husband, Alfred Day; her mother, Doreen Powless Hutchens; her father, Leslie Elm I; her brother, Leslie Elm II; and her nephew, Leslie Elm III. Claudine is… Obituary

Amanda&nbsp Doucette 1971-2024 Amanda passed away suddenly at University Hospital in London, Ontario on May 27, 2024, at the age of 52 at 6:10 AM. Amanda is survived by her caring parents, Theresa and Harvey, her grandmother Ann, her sister Maria(James), their daughter Kaylee, her brother Darren and his son Christopher. She is… Obituary

Dorothy Marion&nbsp BENEDICT peacefully at Tsiionkwanonhso:te Long Term Care on Thursday June 6, 2024 at the age of 79 years. Beloved wife of the late Richard Bergeron and the late Winston Churchill Benedict. Dear mother of the late Peter Winston Benedict. Cherished grandmother of Dayanara, Phoenix, Raven and Secorrah. Dear sister of the late… Obituary

Mary Jane&nbsp Gyurindak After a long and happy life dedicated to her family, Mary Jane passed away on June 7, 2024 at the age of 93. She is now reunited with her loving husband, Steve (2012). Cherished mom of Susan Renaud (Kevin Tracey) and Monica (Joe) Thrasher. Proud grandma of Jackson, Kyle, Christine and James. She will also be… Obituary

John&nbsp Steen 75 years, passed away peacefully on June 8, 2024. Husband of the late Dolores Steen (2020) and best friend to Heather Steen. Loving father of Sharri Sears (Stephen Woods), Darryl Steen, David Davenport (Nicole Burns) and Randy Steen (Nancy Keough). Cherished grandpa John to Mike Sears, Emmett Davenport, Logan Keough… Obituary

Bernice&nbsp Smith (Tracey) 1944 – 2024 On the evening of June 5, 2024, with her daughter at her side, Bernice Smith died peacefully at Age Care Seton, in Calgary, AB. She was 79 years old. Bernice is survived by her daughter, Jolene of Calgary, AB; sisters, Janet of Chatham, ON, Sharon (Rick) of Windsor, ON, Linda of Lapeer, MI, brother, Edward (Diana)… Obituary

Maxine M. (Lint)&nbsp HOUSE Peacefully with her loving family by her side at the West Haldimand General Hospital, Hagersville on Sunday June 9, 2024, in her 96th year. Reunited after 57 years with her beloved husband Reg. Predeceased by her parents William and Hazel Lint. Loving mother to Carol (Lynn) Rowntree, Dave (Sandra) House and Beth… Obituary

Lori&nbsp Goodman Peacefully after a brief struggle with cancer at Stedman Community Hospice on Saturday June 8, 2024, at the age of 66 years. Loving wife of Fred. Much loved mother of Heather (Clint), Michael (Sonja) and Chris (Summer). Very proud grandmother of Benson, Mason and Jasper and Olivia. Lori is survived by her brothers,… Obituary

Graham Dean&nbsp HARCOURT Graham Dean Harcourt, a cherished pillar of the Innerkip community, passed away surrounded by his family at Woodstock Hospital on June 5, 2024, at the age of 62. Born on March 12, 1962. Graham's journey began as the beloved son of Wilfred, who predeceased him, and Donna Harcourt. Graham spent 33 years with the love… Obituary

Gordon Ernest&nbsp DROUILLARD 1931 – 2024 It is with great sadness that the family announce Gord Drouillard has hung up his Earthly skates on June 7, 2024. He leaves behind his bride of 70 years Theresa, son Tim (Lois), daughter Lisa (Jeff), grandchildren Corey (Umai), Nicole, Josh (Meriah), Brooke (Jimmy), and Andre (Brooke), as well as his… Obituary

Joan&nbsp WARD Four days after her 89th birthday, Dorothy Joan Ward (nee Nottley) passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2024 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Predeceased by her husband of 64 years, Allan Robert Ward (2020). Proud mother of Carol of Petrolia, Paul (Lynda) of Ottawa, Michael of Paisley, Tim (Cecilia) of Chatham and Joel of… Obituary

Joan&nbsp WARD Four days after her 89th birthday, Dorothy Joan Ward (nee Nottley) passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2024 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Predeceased by her husband of 64 years, Allan Robert Ward (2020). Proud mother of Carol of Petrolia, Paul (Lynda) of Ottawa, Michael of Paisley, Tim (Cecilia) of Chatham and Joel of… Obituary

Robert (Rob) L.&nbsp EDDY It is with love and profound sadness that we mourn the passing of our Robert, on April 28, 2024, in Vancouver British Columbia. Cherished son of the late Joan and Frank Loch, and Lance Eddy. Beloved brother of Marilyn Cameron, Debra Raymond, Kristoff and Laurine Eddy. Much loved uncle of Jessica, Ashley, Tyler,… Obituary

Mary&nbsp Ferguson With heavy hearts the family announces the passing of Mary surrounded by the love of her family, on Tuesday June 4, 2024, of Waterford at the age of 71. Beloved wife for 44 years to Eric Ferguson. Loving mother of Chris, Paul (and Melody), Stephen (and Sara). Devoted grandma of Kaylee, Leela, Deklan, and Everleigh…. Obituary

Alexander Martin "Marty"&nbsp Forsyth Passed away at his home in Port Dover on June 7, 2024 in his 87th year. Loving fiancé of Elaine Hales. Predeceased by his wife Donna (2010). Cherished father and father-in-law of Barry (Bev), Brian (Brenda), Dwayne (Connie), and Sonya (Wilm). Dear grandfather of Jennifer, Adam, Jordan, Kyle, Dylan, Abigail,… Obituary

Lucien "Luce"&nbsp COOLS 1939 – 2024 It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Lucien (Luce) Arthur Cools on Tuesday June 4, 2024, at home in his 85th year. Predeceased by parents Michael and Bertha Cools, who immigrated from Belgium, sisters Jean Bruneel (Roger) and Lillian Walker (Harvey). Survived by best friend and spouse, Deanna… Obituary

Edward Peter&nbsp Dodd Edward Peter Dodd The family wishes to announce the passing of Edward "Peter" Dodd on Friday June 7, 2024 at the Tillsonburg District Memorial Hospital at the age of 71 years. He leaves behind his son Jamie Dodd, his stepson's Rob and Chris Fish and the mother of his son, Irene Gibson. Predeceased by his wife… Obituary

Edward Peter&nbsp Dodd Edward Peter Dodd The family wishes to announce the passing of Edward "Peter" Dodd on Friday June 7, 2024 at the Tillsonburg District Memorial Hospital at the age of 71 years. He leaves behind his son Jamie Dodd, his stepson's Rob and Chris Fish and the mother of his son, Irene Gibson. Predeceased by his wife… Obituary

Edward Peter&nbsp Dodd Edward Peter Dodd The family wishes to announce the passing of Edward "Peter" Dodd on Friday June 7, 2024 at the Tillsonburg District Memorial Hospital at the age of 71 years. He leaves behind his son Jamie Dodd, his stepson's Rob and Chris Fish and the mother of his son, Irene Gibson. Predeceased by his wife… Obituary

Maryanne (nee Lozinsky)&nbsp Baribeau Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on June 8, 2024 at 76 years of age. Beloved wife of David for 46 wonderful years. Loving mother of Erin Baribeau (Damien Picariello). Precious grandmother of Leonard David Picariello. Predeceased by her parents Eva (2016) and William (1970) Lozinsky. Dear sister of Lila… Obituary

Kathleen&nbsp OKRUHLIK (August 24, 1951 – June 6, 2024) Kathleen Okruhlik taught in the Philosophy Department for four decades at the University of Western Ontario. She was the founding Director of the Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies; she chaired the Department of Philosophy; she served two terms as Dean of the… Obituary

Paul William&nbsp HAASE It is with deep sorrow we announce the passing of Paul William Haase at the Stratford General Hospital on Thursday, June 6, 2024, at the age of 78 years. Cherished husband of Jeanette Haase (nee Kelly). Beloved father of Colleen Michaelis (Dan), Cathy Fidler (Phil), and Mike Haase (Sherri). Most cherished papa of… Obituary

Steven William "Steve"&nbsp BAECHLER Passed away peacefully with his wife and sons by his side, on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at Rotary Hospice Stratford Perth, after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Steve Baechler of Wellesley in his 50th year. Beloved husband of Beth (Wagler) Baechler whom he married January 24, 2007. Dear father of Sam and Alex… Obituary

Gary Robert&nbsp LAVERY A resident of Chatham, Gary Lavery peacefully passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2024 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance at the age of 78. Gary was the son of the late Arthur and Bertha (nee Carrier) Lavery. Dear husband of the late Ruth Lavery (nee McAllister, 2015) and dear companion of Joan Teeuwen (nee Tuckwell)…. Obituary

Sister Paulette&nbsp Mellon, CSJ 1930 – 2024 The Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph in Canada is saddened to announce the peaceful death of Sister Paulette Mellon in the care centre at the residence of the Sisters of St Joseph, 485 Windermere Road, London Ontario, on Saturday, June 8, 2024. Sister Paulette, or Agnes as she was known to her family, was… Obituary

Sister Paulette&nbsp Mellon, CSJ 1930 – 2024 The Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph in Canada is saddened to announce the peaceful death of Sister Paulette Mellon in the care centre at the residence of the Sisters of St Joseph, 485 Windermere Road, London Ontario, on Saturday, June 8, 2024. Sister Paulette, or Agnes as she was known to her family, was… Obituary

Dawn&nbsp Sills It's with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Dawn Sills on June 5, 2024, at the age of 69. She was a devoted mother to her 2 sons, Wayne (Tracey) and Darrell (Melinda), and a beloved Grandma to Dodge, Elizabeth, Austin, Dani, and Caitlyn. Dawn loved life and laughter and will be deeply missed by her… Obituary

Betty&nbsp Jones December 14, 1945 – Belleville, Ontario March 27, 2024 – Calgary, Alberta Betty Jones, beloved wife of Edward Kenneth, of Calgary, AB, passed away on Wednesday, March 27, 2024, at the age of 78 years. Betty was born December 14, 1945, to Orval and Marjorie Cooney, the only girl of three siblings. She was raised in… Obituary

Clifford Arnold "Mr. Clifford"&nbsp FOSTER 1931 – 2024 Owner/Operator & Lifetime Farmer – Fosterholm Farms, East Lake Peacefully entered into rest at his home, on Monday, June 3, 2024, Clifford Foster of East Lake died at the age of 93. Loved husband of the late Margaret (nee Corfield). Loving Father of Dean (Jane) of East Lake, Stewart (Stacey) of Airdrie, Alberta,… Obituary

Libby&nbsp Beattie BEATTIE, Elizabeth "Libby"… Unexpectedly at home, Libby passed away in her sleep on Tuesday, June 4, 2024 in her 42nd year. Libby was the beloved and cherished mom of Mya, Ashlyn and Kingston Wolfe who were the light of her life. She will be incredibly missed by her mother Cathie, her siblings Sarah (Mike) and… Obituary

Adrian Keith&nbsp BELAN Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with Huntington's Chorea disease on Friday June 7, 2024 at the St. Catharines Hospital. Adrian Belan of St. Catharines in his 62nd year. Survived by his son Kyle and brother Jason (Betty). Predeceased by his parents George and Margaret Belan, and siblings Stuart Belan… Obituary

Dudley Devere&nbsp Gill Peacefully, with family by his side on Wednesday, June 5, 2024 at Brightshores Health System, Owen Sound in his 90th year. Dudley, loving husband of the late Sheila (nee Scantlebury). Beloved dad of Tony Gill and his wife Betty, Betty Scantlebury, Anderson Gill, and Dawn Lewis. Proud grandpa of Jason (Jennifer),… Obituary

Sharon Frances&nbsp McKnight Sharon McKnight passed peacefully at home in the early hours of June 3, 2024. Sharon was born on July 21, 1936, the eldest daughter of Charles E. V. McKnight and Helen Garver McKnight, in Kirkland Lake, Ontario. She grew up in Ottawa, attending Lisgar Collegiate and Carleton College before coming to Toronto and… Obituary

Barbara (Bracken)&nbsp LYDON It is with heavy hearts that the family announces the peaceful passing of our unforgettable Barbara in her 81st year, of Simcoe, formerly Montreal, on Monday, June 3, 2024. Beloved wife of the late Donald Lydon. Loving mother of Brian (the late Sandra), Brenda (Franco), Donna, and Donny (Melissa). Proud Nanny of… Obituary

Barbara (Bracken)&nbsp LYDON It is with heavy hearts that the family announces the peaceful passing of our unforgettable Barbara in her 81st year, of Simcoe, formerly Montreal, on Monday, June 3, 2024. Beloved wife of the late Donald Lydon. Loving mother of Brian (the late Sandra), Brenda (Franco), Donna, and Donny (Melissa). Proud Nanny of… Obituary