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Dagmar Smith

June 2, 2023
Dagmar Smith

SMITH, Dagmar – Passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by her loving family and best friend Kathy MacDonald on Friday, June 2, 2023 at the age of 64. Loving wife of Garf Smith of 44 years. Cherished mother of Danielle Smith and Aaron Smith and his wife Jessica. Adored grandmother of Landon, Makenna and Connor. Dear sister of Rainer Knickmann and sister-in-law of Debra Ferguson (Russell) and Dan Smith (Heather). Also survived by her nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her ... [more]

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Romano Digiovanni

May 27, 2023
Romano Digiovanni

DIGIOVANNI, Romano - Suddenly as the result of a car accident on Saturday, May 27, 2023 in his 87th year. Beloved partner of Betty White. Predeceased by his partner, Joyce Sparks. Loving father of Debbie (Sue), Victor (Pamela), Audra (Peter); and step-father of Joyce’s children: Stacey (Christine), and Tracy (Francis). Cherished by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Survived by his siblings: Enzo, Sue, Alfi and their families; and by Betty’s children: Rodney (Gaye), ... [more]

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Jacqueline "Jacquie" DeKroon

May 27, 2023
Jacqueline

DEKROON, Jacquie (née Swain) - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 27, 2023 at Strathcona Long Term Care at the age of 65. Survived by her children; Adam De Kroon and Kristen Lilly, sisters and brothers; Judy Clements, Jill Churchill, Joanne Bickford, Jamie Kauk, Gary Durdle, Monique Swain and Richard Swain and nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Nancy and Boyd Swain. Private arrangements have been entrusted to the ... [more]

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Ronald "Ron" Joseph Hale

May 25, 2023
Ronald

HALE, Ronald “Ron” Joseph – Suddenly as the result of a car accident on Thursday, May 25, 2023 in his 68th year. Cherished partner of Chris Davis for 34 years. Loving brother of Robert (Pat) Hale, Marie (Peter) Vaillancourt, Gina (Brent) Gerrie, and Kevin (Carol) Hale; and brother-in-law of Jenny Davis and Ted Davis. Dear uncle of Nathan (Amanda), Alicia (Derek), Jon, James, Justin, Matthew (Kayla), Lizzie (Cody), and God-daughter Hanna (Benn). Also remembered ... [more]

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C. Blanche Mulhall

May 24, 2023
C. Blanche Mulhall

MULHALL, C. Blanche – Peacefully at her residence, Amica Georgetown, on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 in her 90th year. Dear aunt of John R. Mulhall and his wife Pamela of Milton, and Catherine Yake and her husband Peter of Acton; great-aunt of Patrick and Isaac Mulhall, and Lindsey and Michael Yake. Predeceased by her parents John and Catherine Mulhall, and brothers Eugene Mulhall, and John Mulhall and his wife Elisabeth.

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Frans "Frank" Ponsen

May 15, 2023
Frans

PONSEN, Frans “Frank” – Peacefully at Wellington Terrace, Fergus, on Monday, May 15, 2023 in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Emmy Ponsen. Predeceased by his first wife, Jopie Ponsen. Loving father of Frances Egerton (Doug), and Jackie Martin (Dave); and step-father of Marion Meyer, Jos Meyer, Lucy van den Bosch (Cees), and Petra Gunterman (Marcel). Sadly missed by his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, his siblings Piet Ponsen (Jane), Hans Ponsen (Derkga), and ... [more]

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David “Tractor” Alexander Brown

May 12, 2023
David “Tractor” Alexander Brown

BROWN, David “Tractor” Alexander

August 29, 1956 - May 12, 2023

It is with broken hearts we announce the sudden passing of David Alexander Brown. David passed away unexpectedly with his fur babies at his side on Friday, May 12, 2023 in Didsbury, Alberta in his 67th year. David is survived by his best friend and partner, Tammy Ford; step-children: Kristi (Travis), Nicole (Tanner), Ryan (Paige), ... [more]

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Glen W. E. Krueger

May 5, 2023
Glen W. E. Krueger

KRUEGER, Glen W. E. – Peacefully at Strathcona Long Term Care on Friday, May 5, 2023 in his 80th year. Beloved husband of Donna Krueger for 44 years. Loving father of Robert and Wendy (Angelo), and grandfather of Taylor, Marisa, and Olivia. Glen will be missed by his brothers Ross, Keith (Liz), Roger, and Grant (Sue), his sister Linda, his sister-in-law Annabelle (Mike), his brother-in-law Norman (Veronika), his nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. He is predeceased ... [more]

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Joanna Jewel Holliday

May 5, 2023
Joanna Jewel Holliday

HOLLIDAY, Joanna Jewel – Peacefully and surrounded by loved ones at the Louise Marshall Hospital on Friday, May 5, 2023 in her 80th year. Cherished wife of Grant Holliday of Mount Forest. Loving mother of Duane and his wife Lynette of Shelburne; and Lori Truax and her husband Derek of Cambridge. Adored Gamma of Kaelan, Rodney Rylan, Owen, Arika and Abigail. 

A private family service will be held at the Mount Forest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations are ... [more]

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Aloysius "Al" van Leemput

April 25, 2023
Aloysius

VAN LEEMPUT, Aloysius “Al” - Passed away surrounded by his loving family, at Strathcona Long Term Care, Mount Forest on Tuesday, April 25, 2023 in his 101st year. Loving father of Angela and her husband Dan Seifried, Rosemary Kapp, Kathleen Goddard and her husband Steven Sayyea, and Joe and his wife Tracy van Leemput. Grandfather of Ryan Kapp, Mathew Kapp (Kaitlyn Serez), Stephanie Kapp (Jaden Baillargeon), Laura Kapp, Aaron Kapp, Jessica (Evan Frank), Alex Goddard, ... [more]

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Shirley B. Brown

April 25, 2023
Shirley B. Brown

BROWN, Shirley B. - Heaven gained another angel today. It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister-in-law, aunt and friend. Shirley Berniece (née Smith) Brown passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 25, 2023, surrounded by her children, son-in-law and family friend. She was a lifelong resident of the Mount Forest area. Born on June 26, 1935 to parents Willard and Ethel Smith. On October 24, 1953 she married Glenn ... [more]

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Donald "Don" Brophy

April 24, 2023
Donald

BROPHY, Donald “Don” – Peacefully and surrounded by family at Strathcona Long Term Care on Monday, April 24, 2023 at the age of 90. Predeceased by his beloved wife, Lois Brophy. Loving father of Cindy Brophy, Susan (Wayne) Welsh, and Mark Brophy (Debby Zinger). Cherished grandfather of Tina (Travis), Ronnie, Shannon, Crystal, and Niki (Cody); and great-grandfather of Makayla, Cheyanna, Mason, Makenna, and Ryker. Don will be remembered by his extended family in Montreal. Predeceased ... [more]

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Irene "Rene" Moyer

April 22, 2023
Irene

MOYER, Irene “Rene” - Passed away peacefully, at Caressant Care, Arthur on Saturday, April 22, 2023 in her 85th year. Loving mother of Ken Higgins. Dear grandmother of Ben and Christine (Dave). Adored great-grandmother of Jacob, Emma, Cassandra (Jake) and Sarah. Cherished great-great-grandmother of Ava and Liam. Fondly remembered by nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband Harvey Moyer and daughter Connie George and husband Jim, sister Shirley (Jules) Caza, brother ... [more]

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Peter O'Neill

April 21, 2023
Peter O'Neill

O’NEILL, Peter - Unexpectedly at Louise Marshall Hospital surrounded by his loving family, on Friday April 21, 2023 at the age of 56. Beloved husband of Peggy O’Neill (nee Vandenhoff) for 32 years. Loving father of Eric O’Neill and Kevin O’Neill (Miriah Argiro). Dear brother of Tim O’Neill (Janet) and Jeff O’Neill (Sandra). Son-in-law of Arnie and Elaine Vandenhoff and brother-in-law of Mark Vandenhoff (Michelle). Sadly missed by his nieces and nephews. He was predeceased ... [more]

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Herman William Beaver

April 13, 2023
Herman William Beaver

BEAVER, Herman William – Passed away peacefully at Strathcona Long Term Care, Mount Forest, on Thursday, April 13, 2023 in his 84th year. Herman will be lovingly remembered by his family and friends. A private graveside service will be held. If desired, donations in Herman’s memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements entrusted to the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest. 

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Ruth (née Gorlitz) Bauer

April 10, 2023
Ruth (née Gorlitz) Bauer

BAUER, Ruth (née Gorlitz) – of Mount Forest, passed away peacefully, with her family by her side at the Louise Marshall Hospital, on Monday, April 10, 2023 in her 86th year. Predeceased by her beloved husband Nikolaus Bauer (2016). Loving mother of Carol Bauer of Kitchener. Cherished grandmother of Nicole Coelho, Kevin Coelho, and Aaron Bauer. Ruth will be sadly missed by her brothers Manfred Gorlitz (late Edith), and Karl Gorlitz (late Anelise). Ruth is predeceased by her ... [more]

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Mike Connolly

April 10, 2023
Mike Connolly

CONNOLLY, Mike

January 4, 1964 – April 10, 2023

At 59 years young, Mike Connolly has passed peacefully in his sleep after a fight against cancer. He leaves behind his two children, Blake and Joan Connolly, brothers Martin and Vince, sister Judith (Ron), along with many friends. Predeceased by his parents, Sylvia and Michael. 

Mike lived a simple life and lived it to the fullest. He loved animals ... [more]

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Stephen "Steve" Fry

April 5, 2023
Stephen

FRY, Stephen Robert “Steve” - It is with great sorrow that we share the passing of Stephen “Steve” Robert Fry, peacefully surrounded by his sons and family at Hospice Wellington in Guelph, Ontario on April 5, 2023. Steve was born in Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, on December 4, 1947 to Brian Augustus Charles Fry and Ada Alice Eldridge. Steve came to Canada as a young man, when, trying to travel the world, his world-travelling stopped when he met and married the love of ... [more]

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Steve Tanfield

April 4, 2023
Steve Tanfield

TANFIELD, Steve – Peacefully at the Louise Marshall Hospital on Tuesday, April 4, 2023 at the age of 80. Loving husband of Dawn Tanfield. Cherished father of Shelby Tanfield (Brent P.). Dear brother-in-law of Kerry (Christine) Ross. Remembered by his friends: Scotty, Rob (Becky), Jorge and Ricky. 

Steve was a fascinating, innovative, and dedicated man. A true car aficionado, with a passion for cars and bikes. His commitment to his craft was admirable. He was always working ... [more]

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Lawrence "Larry" McCorquodale

April 2, 2023
Lawrence

McCORQUODALE, Lawrence “Larry” - Unexpectedly at home on Sunday, April 2, 2023 in his 66th year. Beloved husband of Rose Wells for 42 years. Dear son of Joan and the late Don McCorquodale. Loving father of Allie McCorquodale (Shawn). Dear brother of Scott McCorquodale (Janice), and Carol Kennell (Brad). Larry will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. He was predeceased by his brother Alexander (2020).  Larry was a nature enthusiast. ... [more]

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Leonard “Lenny” Olmstead

March 30, 2023
Leonard “Lenny” Olmstead

OLMSTEAD, Leonard “Lenny” - Passed away suddenly, at Louise Marshall Hospital on Thursday, March 30, 2023 at the age of 63. Beloved husband of Georgina Olmstead for 42 wonderful years. Loving father of Patty (Nelson) Reis, Darel (Simona) Stinson and Jackie Stinson. Dear grandfather of Mathew Stinson (Gloria), Marcel Stinson, Alex Stinson, Michela Ouellette (Gavin), Anthony Stinson and great-grandfather of Marlee and Mace Ouellette, Andres and Ulysis Panta Espinoza. Dear brother ... [more]

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Mary Patricia “May” Whyte

March 22, 2023
Mary Patricia “May” Whyte

WHYTE, Mary Patricia “May” – Born on June 24, 1939 to Patrick and Mary O’Connell. Passed away on March 22, 2023 at Strathcona Long Term Care. Predeceased by her beloved husband, David. Loving mother of Tina (Ernie) Smith of Arizona, Nancy (Bob) Trefry of Nova Scotia, Rose (Bill) Thibeau of Nova Scotia, Lyn (Jeff) Chappel of Mount Forest, Mary (Kevin) Whyte of Thorold, and Patrick (Kim) Whyte of Nova Scotia. Dear sister of Rosemarie (Don) Goddard of Oakville, and Evelyn O’Connell ... [more]

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Loretta Calder

March 20, 2023
Loretta Calder

CALDER, Loretta - Passed away suddenly on Monday, March 20, 2023, at the age of 17 years. Sadly missed by her parents, Geoff Calder and Esther Calder of Mount Forest. Dear sister of Arlene and Darryl Weber of Holstein, and Lawrence Calder of Mount Forest. Beloved niece of her guardians, Marvin and Irene Martin of Mount Forest. Fondly remembered by her grandparents, Melvin and Katie Bearinger of Mount Forest, Don Calder of Holstein, and Jean Calder of Mount Forest, as well as her aunts, ... [more]

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Len Ciavarella

March 15, 2023
Len Ciavarella

CIAVARELLA, Len – Passed away suddenly on Wednesday, March 15, 2023 in his home, surrounded by his loving family at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Christine Ciavarella for 58 wonderful years. Loving father of Richard (Aia) Ciavarella, Dylan Ciavarella, Carol-Anne (Garry) Pollock, Michelle Ciavarella, Lance Ciavarella, Angelina Ciavarella, Gino (Jennifer) Ciavarella and Rejean (Samantha) Ciavarella. Proud Papa of Noah, Joshua, Dylan, Kayleigh, Tyler, Lucas, Ben, Nick, Leah, Lucia ... [more]

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Robert “Bob” Young

March 13, 2023
Robert “Bob” Young

YOUNG, Robert “Bob” – Peacefully on Monday, March 13, 2023 at the Louise Marshall Hospital in his 89th year. Beloved husband of Marjorie Young for 66 years.  Loving father of Jo-Anne Plante and her husband Scott of Mount Forest, and Robert Young and his wife Trinika of Ajax. Bob will be sadly missed by Lily Hedley; his grandchildren: Ben Hedley (Kendra), Ryan Young (Nicole), and Garrett Young; many great-grandchildren; ... [more]

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Laurence Gerald Bell

March 4, 2023
Laurence Gerald Bell

BELL, Laurence Gerald – Gerry passed away at Strathcona Long Term Care, Mount Forest, on Saturday, March 4, 2023 at the age of 91. Beloved husband of Verna Bell for 65 years. Loving father of Catherine Bell (Paul Brandsma), Mike (Shang) Bell, and the late Joanne Bell. Dear grandfather of Andy (Anna) Langton, Stephanie Langton (Ken Leung), Eric Bell, and Matthew Bell; and great-grandfather of Oliver Langton and Samantha Leung. Survived by his siblings: Shirley, Dawn, Judy and Vern. ... [more]

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Vietta Watson

February 25, 2023
Vietta Watson

Watson, Vietta Ida - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 25, 2023 at Strathcona Long Term Care, Mount Forest, in her 88th year. She was predeceased by her husband Alex in 2018 and her great granddaughter Evelyn in 2019 in infancy.

Loving mother of Cheryl (Sima), Ron (Carol), Doris Aitken (Keith) and Jamie (Connie). Cherished Grandmother of Mark (Samantha), Ashlee, Matthew (Andrea), Alexander, ... [more]

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Deanna Elizabeth Kennedy

February 24, 2023
Deanna Elizabeth Kennedy

KENNEDY, Deanna Elizabeth (née Leake) – Peacefully at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, on Friday, February 24, 2023 at the age of 50. Beloved daughter of Margaret Alles and the late Glynn Leake (2015). Loving sister of Glynn Leake Jr. (Isabel), and Heather Leake (Andy). Dearly remembered by her five nieces and nephew, as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins. The family would like to thank Katie and Trudy from Grand River Hospital for their care and compassion. 

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David "Dave" Upham

February 23, 2023
David

UPHAM, David “Dave” - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 23, 2023 at the Chapman House, after a year long battle with cancer. Dave was born in Ottawa on June 15, 1958 and spent most of his life in Toronto before moving to Mount Forest eight years ago – he loved it here. He worked as a photographer at Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University) for many years where he met Liz. He loved his dogs and their daily walks. He had a great love for music, ... [more]

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Reta Rawn

February 23, 2023
Reta Rawn

RAWN, Reta – Suddenly, but peacefully at Louise Marshall Hospital on Thursday, February 23, 2023 in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late Lyle Rawn (2009). Loving mother of Barry Rawn and his wife Thelma of Fergus, Bev Rawn and his wife Donna of Guelph, Harvey Rawn and his partner Trish Clarke of Guelph, and Keith Rawn of Mount Forest. Reta will be sadly missed by her nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and their families. Dear sister of Pauline Brown and ... [more]

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Cindy Lee Graham

February 21, 2023
Cindy Lee Graham

GRAHAM, Cindy Lee – Passed away unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, February 21, 2023 at the age of 66. Beloved wife of David Graham for 46 years. Cherished mother of Kathy Hill and her husband Ryan, and Kyle Graham and his wife Belinda. Adored Nanni and personal cheerleader of Bella Hill and Brynnlee Graham. Loving sister of Rick Way (Lynn), Linda Waldow, Deb Buck, Jan Hubbert (Barry), Terry Way (Claire); and sister-in-law of Chris McLellan (Jamie), ... [more]

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Mary Gibson

February 14, 2023
Mary Gibson

GIBSON, Mary – Peacefully at St. Mary’s Hospital, Kitchener, surrounded by her family on Tuesday, February 14, 2023 in her 85th year. Beloved wife of the late Art Gibson (2019). Loving mother of Ron and Heather, Paul and Sharon, Jack and Cindy, and Heather and Randy. Cherished and very loved grandma and great-grandma of Amanda and Ben, and their children Tucker, Tori and Bella; Jason and his children Taylor and Ava, and his partner Cindy, and her ... [more]

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Verna Jean Batenchuk

February 7, 2023
Verna Jean Batenchuk

BATENCHUK, Verna Jean (née Williamson) – Peacefully and surrounded by her family at the Louise Marshall Hospital on Tuesday, February 7, 2023 in her 96th year. Beloved wife of the late William “Bill” Batenchuk (2006). Cherished mother of Cathy Cotton and her late husband Larry (2018). Adored grandmother of Pamela (John) Cotton and Joe (Rebecca) Cotton; great-grandmother of Taryn Armstrong, Riley Cotton and Hunter Cotton; and great-great-grandmother of Blake and Jackson. ... [more]

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Barry Gould

February 5, 2023
Barry Gould

GOULD, Barry - With deep sadness and a heavy heart we announce Barry’s passing on Sunday, February 5, 2023 in his 77th year. His loving, devoted wife and best friend, Joyce Gould of 54 years was by his side. Barry is now at peace. There are so many special and cherished memories of Barry to hold close: his love of life, his farm, the dogs, especially Farley, Denny, Strycker and the cattle – yes, the cows all had names! Barry’s career started as a young salesman for ... [more]

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Robert "Bob" Copland

January 30, 2023
Robert

COPLAND, Robert "Bob" - Peacefully and with family by his side at Caressant Care Harriston on Monday, January 30, 2023 in his 84th year. Beloved husband of the late Anna Copland (2019). Loving father of Riley Copland and his wife Colleen of Mount Forest. Cherished grandfather of Gavin, Piper and Chloe Copland. Dear brother of Kathleen Coutts (Mike), Janet Hammer (late Tom), Doug Copland, Charlie Copland (Marjorie), Anna Marie Ellis (Murray), and Wayne Copland (Susan); and brother-in-law ... [more]

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James "Jim" "Smiley" O'Donnell

January 25, 2023
James

O’DONNELL, James “Jim” “Smiley” - It is with deep sorrow we announce the passing of James O'Donnell on Wednesday, January 25, 2023. Jim passed away peacefully and unexpectedly at home at the ripe age of 60. He leaves behind to mourn his three daughters: Krista (Shawn) Ellin of Espanola, Ashley (Kevin) Williams of Espanola, and Kortney (Bryce) O'Donnell of Kitchener. Beloved grandfather of Zachary, Nickolas, Liam, Wyatt and Declan. Loving partner ... [more]

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William “Ram” “Bill” Donald

January 24, 2023
William “Ram” “Bill” Donald

DONALD, William Loren “Ram” “Bill” – Passed away peacefully at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at the age of 77. Survived by his wife Dianne Donald. Loving Dad to Barbara (Terry) Boegel, Robert (Joanne) Yake, and John Yake (Janet Holmes). Proud and loving Grandpa to Scott (Carly) and Jacy Boegel; Tyler and Samantha (Christian) Yake; Jaden, Alia and Jorja Yake. Dear brother of Laverne Donald (Liz), Gord Donald (Pat), Wayne Donald (Sheila), and ... [more]

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Dr. Stuart Hunter

January 22, 2023
Dr. Stuart Hunter

HUNTER, Dr. Stuart – Peacefully on Sunday, January 22, 2023 at Strathcona Long Term Care, Mount Forest in his 82nd year. With love, pride and great respect, his five children, Jason, Lesleigh, Lyndsey, Jocelyn and Mandy, his 13 Grandchildren, 3 Great Grandchildren and his wife of 55 years, Jane say “may you have fair winds and a following sea” to a wonderful father and Husband.  While he had many passions, ... [more]

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Frances Mampaey

January 18, 2023
Frances Mampaey

MAMPAEY, Frances Ann – Passed away peacefully holding her beloved husband’s hand and with her son by her side at Caressant Care, Arthur on Wednesday, January 18, 2023 in her 82nd year.

Beloved wife of Louis Mampaey of Arthur; loving mother of Peter Mampaey of Mount Forest. Dear sister of Laura Newman of Listowel and Carol Black of Markdale. Sadly missed by her nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by parents Albert & Emma Sutter, brothers Edgar (Jean) Sutter, Stanley ... [more]

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Robert "Rob" Rithaler

January 13, 2023
Robert

RITHALER, Robert "Rob" Charles - On Friday, January 13, 2023 at the Louise Marshall Hospital, Mount Forest in his 68th year. Loving husband of 33 years to Margaret Horman. Dear brother of John Philip Rithaler (Elizabeth) of British Columbia. Rob will be missed by his many cousins, extended family and friends. Predeceased by his parents Val and Helen Rithaler.

Rob’s biggest passion in life was his love of nature, whether reading about it or experiencing it firsthand. ... [more]

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Beatrice Bond

January 6, 2023
Beatrice Bond

BOND, Beatrice – You have worked so very hard and taught us well, now is your time to rest. We were truly blessed to be able to call such a special lady, Mom. We will miss you for the rest of our days and will keep all our special memories close to our hearts.

While you never want to see it end, it both breaks your heart and fills it at the same time when it does. After a life well lived with dignity, grace, love and kindness, and with an unwavering love and resilience, our ... [more]

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Ethel Saretta Gillies

January 6, 2023
Ethel Saretta Gillies

GILLIES, Ethel Saretta (née Ramsbottom) – Peacefully at the Louise Marshall Hospital on Friday, January 6, 2023 in her 87th year. Cherished wife of the late Donald Gillies (1992). Loving mother of Rodney Gillies, Shawn Gillies, and Shirley Stripp, and mother-in-law of John Lindayen (Sylvie). Predeceased by her beloved daughter, Donna Lindayen (2017). Dear grandmother of Melanie (John), Bradley, Hilary (Bryan), Matthew, Evan, Willow, Courtney, and Al (Shaelyn); great-grandmother ... [more]

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J. Robert “Bob” Plamondon

January 3, 2023
J. Robert “Bob” Plamondon

PLAMONDON, J. Robert “Bob” - It is with sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of J. Robert (Bob) Plamondon, aka Bob from London, on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2023. He is predeceased by his two closest feline companions, Angus and Seamus. He will be fondly remembered by his sister Joanne Plamondon and her spouse Cora Lee Bugden. Bob will also be remembered by many for his dedicated community work in Mount Forest; with his church, ... [more]

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Howard Jeffrey Carter

January 3, 2023
Howard Jeffrey Carter

CARTER, Howard Jeffrey – Passed away at St. Joseph Health Care, Guelph on Tuesday, January 3, 2023 at the age of 64 years. Predeceased by his parents John & Betty Carter, brother Bob, and brother-in-law Ken. He is survived by his sister Linda. A private funeral service will be held at a later date. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Howard are asked to consider Cancer Patient Services, Mount Forest. Arrangements entrusted to the England Funeral Home. 

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Joan Marie Corley

December 29, 2022
Joan Marie Corley

CORLEY, Joan Marie (née Elliott) – Peacefully, with her family by her side, on Thursday, December 29, 2022 at the Louise Marshall Hospital in her 83rd year. Beloved wife of the late John Corley (2016). Loving mother of Bill, Milton, Wayne, and David. Remembered and missed by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Milton Elliott (Lorna), Dianne Donald (Bill), and Jean Ferguson (Barry); and sister-in-law of Jim Corley (Annabelle), Agnes Hartwright, and Doug ... [more]

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Delmer Edgar Bilton

December 28, 2022
Delmer Edgar Bilton

BILTON, Delmer Edgar – Passed away peacefully at Caressant Care, Harriston, on Wednesday, December 28, 2022 in his 88th year. Predeceased by his beloved wife Betty Bilton (née Weiser) (2003). Loving father of Deborah (Mike) Livingstone, Jeff (Donna) Bilton, and Michael (Jennifer) Bilton. Dear grandfather of Christine (Alex), Jennifer (Darryl), Avery, Lauren, Catherine (Russell), and Carolyn; and great-grandfather of Kenzie, Sebastian, and Lincoln. Survived by his sister ... [more]

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Dorothy Agnes Brown

December 27, 2022
Dorothy Agnes Brown

BROWN, Dorothy Agnes – Passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Tuesday, December 27, 2022 at the age of 92. Cherished wife of the late Wilson Brown (2012). Loving mother of Randy Brown (Yolima), Ted Brown (Dale), Flora Burke (Mike) and mother-in-law of Tim Andrews. Predeceased by her beloved daughters: Beth Andrews (2012) and Sheila Martin (2022); son-in-law Paul Martin (2018); and daughter-in-law Lynn Brown (2020). Dear Grandma of Jarrett (Christie), Nicole (Tom), ... [more]

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Eileen Edith Morrison

December 26, 2022
Eileen Edith Morrison

MORRISON, Eileen Edith – Peacefully and with her family at her side at Groves Memorial Hospital, Fergus on Monday, December 26, 2022 in her 86th year. Beloved wife for 42 years of Walter Morrison. Loving mother of David Graham (Eileen) of Niagara Falls, Paul Graham (Terri) of Fergus, Debbie Farrell (Doug) of Arthur, Reg Graham (Sylvia) of Guelph, Susan Renton (Brent) of Durham, and Linda Parks (Shawn) of Wasaga Beach. Dear grandmother of Jamie (Tyler), Jeffery (Bre), ... [more]

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Beverly "Bev" John Mothersell

December 16, 2022
Beverly

Mothersell, Beverly “Bev” John – Passed away peacefully at Wellington Terrace, Fergus on Friday, December 16, 2022 at the age of 81. Beloved husband and soulmate of Frances “Fran” Mothersell (nee Lobsinger) of 60 years. Loving father of Lori Forbes and husband David of Fergus and John Mothersell of Mount Forest. Cherished grandfather (Pop) to Scott, Bill and Shelby and great-grandfather to Scarlett Beverly. Brother to Gary and Judy. Brother-in-law to Bob (Wilma), Joe (Barb) ... [more]

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Glenna Marie Spears

December 15, 2022
Glenna Marie Spears

SPEARS, Glenna Marie – Passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family at Strathcona Long Term Care on Thursday, December 15, 2022 in her 88th year. Loving mother of Cathy and Doug Rice, and Terry Spears. Dear sister of Margie Glover and aunt of Margy and Ken Smart. Cherished Nanny of Adam Rice, Cody Rice (Natalie Walt), Callee Rice (Adam Hincks), Carter Webber, Lily Webber and great-grandmother of Theo Rice. Predeceased by her brother-in-law Don Glover. 

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