BROOKSBANK o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-06-29 published
ANDERSON, Evelyn Pearl (née WINTER)
Of Dover Centre passed away peacefully at Riverview Gardens in Chatham on Friday, June 27, 2008 in her 96th year. Loving wife of the late William James ANDERSON (1998.) Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Roy and Betty ANDERSON, Doctor Ralph and Barbara ANDERSON, Ron and Joy ANDERSON and Lee and Lynn HARRIS. Dear grandmother of Randy, Barb, Rick, Brenda, David and Marcy, Carolyn, Loree and John, Noelle and Jeff, Shannon and Corrie, Lindsay and Rob, Tanya and Dave, Courtney and Jason, Lauren and Cale and great-grandmother of Crystal and Adam, Stacy and Tyler, Chantel and Matt, Amanda, Braden, Ashlyn, Anna Joy, Tyrus, Shanessa, Blayne, Kennedy, Burke, Celeste, Keira, Gavin, Dexter and Rennick. Daughter of the late Roy and Pearl WINTER. Sister and sister-in-law of Marion and Bill CHINNICK, Joe and Mabel ANDERSON, Hannah and Sid SIDELL, Nellie and Charles BROOKSBANK, Jennie and Bert WOODROW, Agnus and Clyoe WOODROW, Ken and Alma ANDERSON and Don and Jean ANDERSON. Friends may call at the Haycock-Cavanagh Funeral Home, 409 Nelson Street in Wallaceburg from 6-9 p.m. on Sunday. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, June 30 at 11 a.m. The interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery. If desired, remembrances to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance - M.R.I. Campaign, Dover Congregational Church or the charity of your choice may be left at the funeral home. 519.627.3231. E-mail condolences may be sent to eanderson@cavanaghfuneralhome.ca

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BROOKSBANK o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-01-24 published
HASLAM, Kathleen Julia (HENDERSHOT)
98 years. Passed away January 22, 2008. Late of Cambridge, formerly of Harrow. Predeceased by her loving husband Robert (1990). Beloved mother of Elizabeth and Michael BLISS, Toronto, Margaret and Dave HANNAY, Cambridge, Katherine and François SÉGARD, Montreal. Predeceased by her daughter Joyce BROOKSBANK (1992.) Loving grandmother of Jennifer, Heather, Allison, Bobby, Jamie, Laura, Sally, Julie, Scott, Craig, Callie, Luke and survived by 19 great-grandchildren. Mother-in-law of Ron BROOKSBANK, Tennessee. Predeceased by her brothers Warren, Charles, Rolphe, Harold and Howard. Dear sister-in-law of Margaret HENDERSHOT, Harrow. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Resting at Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. Visitation on Saturday January 26, 2008 at St. Andrew's Anglican Church from 9: 30 a.m. until the time of service to celebrate Kathleens's life at 10: 30 a.m. with Rev. Christine DOWNEY officiating. Interment at Greenhill Cemetery, Kingsville. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St. Andrew's Anglican Church.

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BROOME o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-07-10 published
HARRIS, Robert Murray McDougall
Of Mitchell formerly of Seaforth and McKillop Twp. on Tuesday July 8, 2008 at Stratford General Hospital in his 82nd year. Robert HARRIS beloved husband of Rose Elizabeth (Betty) HARRIS (COOKE,) and dear father of Shirley WOLFKAMP (Tony,) Mitchell, Ronald (Catharine) HARRIS, Mitchell, Vickie DOIG and Larry (Skinny) BROOME, Mitchell. Also survived by 8 grandchildren and 4 great-grand children, and four sisters Audrey (Wally) MOTTERSHEAD, Nanimao, British Columbia, Yvonne (Gord) DOUGHERTY, Goderich, Dianne (Steve) ARGYLE, Bayfield. and Catherine HARRIS, Harriston. Predeceased by his parents Albert and Marion (McDOUGALL) HARRIS, one granddaughter Amanda WOLFKAMP and three brothers Bill, Ken, and Gerald. There will be no funeral home visitation, a memorial service will be held at the Whitney-Ribey Funeral Home, 87 Goderich St. W. Seaforth on Thursday July 10, at 3: 00 p.m. Lunch to follow at Seaforth Legion. Cremation has taken place and interment of ashes will be at Maitlandbank Cemetery at a later date. Expressions of sympathy may be directed to the Canadian Cancer Society, Mitchell Legion, or Charity of your Choice. On line condolences at whitneyribeyfuneralhome.com

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BROPHEY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-05-06 published
McKICHAN, Jean Doris (McNAUGHTON)
Peacefully with her family at her side at Craigwiel Gardens, Ailsa Craig, on Sunday, May 4, 2008, Jean Doris McKICHAN, R.N. (McNAUGHTON) passed, in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late Elliott McKICHAN. Loving mother of John MacKICHAN and his wife Shirley, and Bruce MacKICHAN and his wife Marg. Cherished grandma of Debbie and Kevin FUTCHER, Jim and Heather MacKICHAN, Carrie MUMA and Scott BROPHEY, Christine and Darren McCARTER, and Scott and Jennifer MacKICHAN. Great-grandma of Andrew, Amanda, Kyle, Mikayla, Cadence, Katie and Ty. Dear sister of Grace CURRIE and sister-in-law of Eveyln McNAUGHTON. Predeceased by her brothers Duncan and Gordon McNAUGHTON, brothers-in-law Llewellyn "Boots" CURRIE and Manley ROBINSON and sisters-in-law Thelma McNAUGHTON and Iola ROBINSON. Jean is survived by many nieces and nephews. Jean was a dedicated nurse for many years. She will be missed by many Friends who knew her through the years. Visitation will be held at T. Stephenson and son Funeral Home, Ailsa Craig, on Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 7, 2008 at 2 p.m. with Rev. David MITCHELL officiating. Interment to follow in Carlisle Cemetery. In memory of Jean, donations may be made to the Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital or Craigwiel Gardens. a tree will be planted as a living memorial to Jean.

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BROPHY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-03-04 published
RATCLIFFE, Elsie Ada
The family of Elsie Ada RATCLIFFE are saddened to announce her passing in her 80th year, on Sunday March 2nd, 2008. They are very thankful to have spent their lives with such a strong, caring, woman who celebrated each day by surrounding herself with her most precious family and Friends. Loving wife of the late Keith RATCLIFFE (1998.) Devoted mother of Lynne (Bill) SHERIDAN, Don (Kim) RATCLIFFE, Al (Elaine) RATCLIFFE and Carol (Paul) CHAPMAN. Elsie was a wonderful "Nana" to her grandchildren Christine (Kent) GUY, Lynne (Joe) BROPHY, Teresa RATCLIFFE, Caitie, Jace, Landon, Keaton and Isaac RATCLIFFE, and Erin and Leah CHAPMAN. Great-grandmother to Ben and Samantha BROPHY and McKenna GUY. Much loved sister of Walter (Mary) MAY. Predeceased by her brothers Alfred, Bill and Chuck MAY. Elsie was a longtime member of Omar Temple No. 111, The Daughters of the Nile, Ladies Patrol and the London Sewing Circle. Elsie spent 35 wonderful years trailering at Lakewood Trailer Estates at Port Glasgow. Friends may call from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Forest Lawn Memorial Chapel, 1997 Dundas Street (at Wavell), London. Service in the chapel Wednesday March 6th at 1: 30 p.m. Cremation to follow. There will also be visitation 1 hour before the service. Memorial donations appreciated to the London Regional Cancer Program or the London Health Sciences Centre Ace Team. Special thanks to Doctor Dale WILSON and Staff, Thom, Roberta, Doctor BREYMER and the wonderful Ace Team and the devoted Nurses at 4th Floor, C Tower Victoria Hospital and Riverside Retirement Home.

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BROPHY o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-07-16 published
McPETRIE, Dorothy Burns (née RAE)
On April 18, 2008, at Longworth Nursing Home with family at her side, just short of her 98th birthday after a long and fulfilling life. Born in Burlington, Ontario, she was the only daughter of the late Elizabeth and John RAE. Beloved wife of the late Francis J. "Peter" McPETRIE. Predeceased by her brothers, Donald RAE (Dorothy,) Mississauga and Edgar RAE (Emma,) Ottawa, and sister-in law Elizabeth "Betty" MATHESON (Murdoch " Bud,") London, and nephew Eugene RAE, Toronto. Fondly remembered by her nieces Nancy RAE, Edmonton, Penny KEYES (Bob), Ottawa, and Susan GARRINGTON (Brian,) Cathy ELLEFSEN (David,) her grandnieces Cathy BROPHY (David,) Jacqueline and Julie ELLEFSEN and great-grandnephew Daniel BROPHY, all of London, Ontario. Remembered also by her cousins and many Friends. Dorothy graduated in 1932 from Victoria College, University of Toronto, in French and classics. After graduation, she taught secondary school in Paris, Ontario, until her marriage in 1941. She worked for the Bank of Montreal in Toronto after her marriage and through the war years. Subsequently, she and her husband Peter, an accountant with the Bank of Montreal, enjoyed his various postings with the Bank throughout southwestern Ontario. During her life, Dorothy pursued her interests in painting (founding member of the Lambeth Art Society), travel, gardening, music and watching golf. She will be remembered for her great love of family and her passion for reading and crossword puzzles. On behalf of Dorothy, the family would like to thank the staff at the Ashwood Retirement Residence, Lambeth and the Longworth Nursing Home, London, for their wonderful care and support. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Dorothy's life will be held at Lambeth United Church, 4268 Colonel Talbot Road, London on Friday July 18, 2008 at 11: 00 a.m. Arrangements entrusted to A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London (519-433-5184). In lieu of flowers, donations to the London Humane Society, London Public Library (Byron branch), or the Outreach Program at Lambeth United Church would be appreciated.

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BROPHY o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-01-04 published
BROPHY, A.D. "Dan"
At 85 years of age, on December 28, 2007, at Sudbury Regional Hospital, of cancer. Dan will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by his surviving family: his daughter Lynn, his sisters Alice and Patricia, his brother Larry, his many nieces and nephews, their children, and their children's children. Dan was pre-deceased by his son, Michael, and his brothers, Philip and Patrick. Dan will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by his wonderful neighbours and Friends in his adopted city of Sudbury, including many children for whom he was a beloved uncle and/or grandfather. This warm community was the centre of his life over the last 40 years. After retiring from teaching at Cambrian College, Dan maintained connections with a group of other retired faculty. A mathematician, photographer and inventor, Dan loved music, philosophy, art, and the challenges of building his own house. He had an enormous curiosity, love of ideas, and enthusiasm for exploring just about everything. Giving back to his community was important to Dan. He was involved for many years in Big Brothers of Sudbury, making Friendships there that lasted a lifetime. A memorial service to honour Dan will be held in Sudbury at a later date. Donations in Dan's memory can be made to Big Brothers of Sudbury, or the Northern Cancer Research Foundation - Sudbury Regional Hospital.

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BROPHY o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-07-16 published
McPETRIE, Dorothy Burns (née RAE)
On April 18, 2008, in London, Ontario, just short of her 98th birthday after a long and fulfilling life. Born in Burlington, Ontario, she was the only daughter of the late Elizabeth and John RAE. Beloved wife of the late Francis J. "Peter" McPETRIE. Predeceased by her brothers, Donald Rae (Dorothy), Mississauga and Edgar Rae (Emma), Ottawa and sister-in law Elizabeth "Betty" MATHESON (Murdoch "Bud"), London, and nephew, Eugene RAE, Toronto. Fondly remembered by her nieces Nancy RAE, Edmonton, Penny KEYES (Bob,) Ottawa, and Susan GARRINGTON (Brian,) Cathy ELLEFSEN (David,) her grandnieces Cathy BROPHY (David,) Jacqueline and Julie ELLEFSEN and great-grandnephew Daniel BROPHY, all of London, Ontario. Remembered also by her cousins and many Friends. During her life, Dorothy pursued her interests in painting (founding member of the Lambeth Art Society), travel, gardening, music and sports. A celebration of Dorothy's life will be held at Lambeth United Church, 4268 Colonel Talbot Road, London on Friday, July 18, 2008 at 11: 00 a.m. Arrangements entrusted to A. Millard George Funeral Home, London, (519-433-5184). In lieu of flowers, donations to the London Humane Society, London Public Library (Byron branch), or the Outreach Program at Lambeth United Church would be appreciated.

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BROSKO o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-03-25 published
BROSKO, John
(27 March 1923-23 March 2008)
World War II Veteran - Royal Canadian Air Force
Peacefully in Ottawa, in his 85th year. Survived by his children Madeline, John, Robert, Barry, Marsha and Thomas, 8 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and his sisters Anne, Mary and Jean. Predeceased by his wife Jeanne (née DONNELLY,) his parents William and Mary (née JAZOWSKA,) his brothers Peter Michael, William "Bill" and his sister Catherine. Very special thank you to all the staff at Park Place Residence for their care and support. A reception will be held on Thursday, March 27, 2008 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Park Place Residence, 110 Central Park Drive, Ottawa. Interment later in the year. For those wishing, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Society of Ottawa, 1750 Russell Road, Suite 1742, Building 2 - Perley Centre, Ottawa, (Ontario) K1G 5Z6 or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation, 200-1900 Merivale Road, Nepean (Ontario) K2G 4N4. Tributes, donations or condolences may be made at www.tubmanfuneralhomes.com

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BROSS o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-07-10 published
BROSS, Hildegard (KUCK)
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Hildegard (KUCK) BROSS who peacefully passed away on July 8th, 2008. Hildegard born November 4th, 1930 in Eschweiler, Germany came to Canada in 1952 following her high school sweetheart and husband, the late Erwin BROSS. Caring mother of Roy BROSS, the late Beatrice Bollian, Klaus BROSS, and Gabriela COSTELLO. Beloved grandmother of Crystal and Candis BROSS, Chantal, Andreas and Axel BOLLIAN, Tyler and Benjamin BROSS, and Jessica and Tanya COSTELLO. A generous and compassionate woman to everyone, Hildegard will be remembered and greatly missed. Visitation in the Lloyd R. Needham Funeral Chapel (520 Dundas Street, London) on Friday 7-9 p.m. where funeral prayers will be conducted on Saturday, July 12th, 2008 at 3: 00 p.m. with gathering for one hour prior to service time. Cremation to follow. In memory of Hildegard, contributions to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated.

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BROSSO o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-06-02 published
PERKINS, William Acheson
On Friday, May 30th, 2008, surrounded by family, following a courageous fight awaiting a liver transplant, at the age of 69 years. He will be dearly missed by wife Joan (TAILOR/TAYLOR) and children Andrew (Jeannie), Jonathan (Eileen) and Mary Caroline. Dearly loved Pa of grand_sons Declan and Ben PERKINS and granddaughter Amelia PERKINS. Beloved son to Joseph and Doris (TAGGART) PERKINS, both deceased, and son-in-law to Anna (Taylor) COLEMAN. Loyal and loving brother to Sherle PERKINS and Harry PERKINS (deceased,) and brother-in-law to Liz WEBSTER. Esteemed and loving uncle to Heather PERKINS- McVEY (David), Karen BROSSO (Brian), Kathy PERKINS and Joe PERKINS (Tammy); Mark (Michelle), Barry (Patricia), and Harry (Katie) WEBSTER. Greatly loved by many grand nieces and nephews. Graduated and earned his B.Comm. from McGill University (1963), where he played varsity football and proud brother in the Phi Delta Theta fraternity. Bill had a distinguished business career in transportation leading Taggart Service Limited as part of the Perkins family group of businesses, in warehousing, and in real estate sales with Coldwell Banker Sarazen Realty. Friends may pay their respects at the Blair and son Funeral Home, 15 Gore St. W. Perth on Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008 from 2 to 5 and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral service will be held in Saint_James Anglican Church on Wednesday at 11: 30 a.m. Interment, Elmwood Cemetery. In remembrance, contributions to Saint_James Anglican Church, Great War Memorial Hospital Foundation, Ottawa Hospital, Civic Site (I.C.U.) or the Trillium Gift of Life Foundation. Condolences to the family may be made at www.blairandson.com

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BROSSOIT o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-05-03 published
GARDINER, Joseph " Joe" J.
It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Joseph (Joe) J. GARDINER, 80 years, at Fiddick's Nursing Home, Petrolia on Friday, May 2, 2008. Joe was born and raised in Petrolia and spent much of his life in Bright's Grove. He was predeceased by his first wife Gayle RICHMOND (1967) and is survived by his wife Mary Jean GARDINER (née PRITCHARD) and three children, Michael GARDINER (Glenn CRANE) of Sarnia, Patrick GARDINER (Karan) of Sharon, Ontario and Andrea BROSSOIT (Stu) of Lucan, four grandchildren, Sean and Sarah GARDINER and Emily and Michael BROSSOIT. Joe is also survived by one sister Gertrude RAWLINGS of Burlington, a sister-in-law, Margaret GARDINER of London, a brother-in-law Bill PRITCHARD (Joyce) of Petrolia, as well as nieces, nephews and cousins. He is predeceased by a brother George and two sisters Gladys SCHOLTE and Bette ELLIOT/ELLIOTT. Joe retired from Polysar after 37 years and spent his retirement enjoying his home. He developed a great love of music and played the trombone from his early childhood. He was a member of the Petrolia White Rose Band, the Art Christmas Concert Band, Jack Kennedy's Dance Band and several other groups. Visitors will be received at the Needham-Jay Funeral Home, Petrolia on Monday, May 5, 2008 from 12 noon until 2: 00 p.m., when a service to celebrate Joe's life will be held. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made by cheque to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Canadian Cancer Society. Memories and condolences may be left on-line at www.needhamjay.com.

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BROSTER o@ca.on.grey_county.artemesia.flesherton.the_flesherton_advance 2008-04-30 published
McLAREN, KEN
Ken McLAREN, one of this area's well-known and respected residents, passed away on Thursday, April 17 as the result of a heart attack. Ken was in his 84th year. He was a retired farmer, he was a loving uncle, a treasured neighbour and friend.
Kenneth, son of George and Alice McLAREN was born June 16, 1924 and spent most of his life working the family farm in Melancthon Township. He and his brother Delmar purchased the farm from their father George upon his retirement in 1972 Upon Ken's retirement in 1986 he moved into Dundalk on Victoria Street, and following his mother's passing moved to the Highview apartment in Dundalk in 1998.
Ken's daily routine would not be complete without going to the Junction Restaurant in the morning for coffee, playing cards at the card room and visiting Friends, relatives and neighbours. He enjoyed going to auction sales with cousin Carol and Ernie HAWTON. He was an avid euchre player and loved to go to the Bingo. Ken always supported and looked forward to attending community events such as the Firemen's Frolic, Dundalk Fair Honeywood Barbecue suppers, Dundalk Town Hall Theatre, Pepper Tournaments and Turkey Rolls at the Lions Club. He was also a member of the Dundalk Young at Heart Club. He enjoyed sports especially baseball and hockey. He would always attend local hockey games of cousins and great nephews.
Ken joins in eternal rest his parents, George and Alice McLAREN, brothers Wilbert, McKinley and Delmar and sisters Muriel NEVILLE and Blanche O'CONNOR, niece Donalda MILNE and nephew Grant NEVILLE.
Ken is survived by nieces Paulette RYAN, St. Catharines, Janice WEBSTER, Dundalk, Linda MacDONALD, Georgetown and Heather VERPAALEN, Laurel and nephews Gordon, Oakville and David McLAREN, Stratford, and great nephews Albert, Grant and Frank MILNE, Thomas and Dillon Ryan, Elliott and Jonathan McLAREN, Zack and Gage VERPAALEN, Conner and great niece Kaylee McLAREN.
The service was conducted by Mark DAVIDSON, minister of the Erskine Presbyterian Church who provided comforting words and prayers to the family and Friends. Music included, Praise My Soul the King of Heaven, What a Wonderful World and Go Rest High on that Mountain. Don PATTON played Amazing Grace on the bagpipes.
The pallbearers were Brian BROSTER, David, Elliott and Jonathan McLAREN, Thomas RYAN and Lynn KEATING. Honourary pallbearers were Harvey CLARKE, Ernie HAWTON, Mac McLAREN, Grant PRESTON, Bob SCOTT, Vern SAINT_JOHN and Ivan WILTSHIRE.
Interment was in Badjeros Cemetery.
Following the committal service at Badjeros, Friends were invited to the Erskine Presbyterian Church in Dundalk for refreshments and a time to visit. The lunch was provided by the ladies of the church.
Ken will be deeply missed and lovingly remembered by many Friends, relatives and neighbours. To have been part of his life was truly an honour and a blessing.
God now has you in His hands, we will always have you in our hearts.
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BROSTER o@ca.on.grey_county.artemesia.flesherton.the_flesherton_advance 2008-07-02 published
BROSTER, Fred
In loving memory of my dear husband who passed away June 22, The moment you died
A part of me did too
But still I have a lot of memories
Of the years spent with you.
- Always remembered, forever missed, Doris.
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BROSTER o@ca.on.grey_county.artemesia.flesherton.the_flesherton_advance 2008-07-02 published
BROSTER, Fred
In loving memory of our dear dad and grandfather who passed away June 22, 2004
We wish you were still here with us
And didn't have to leave
We are truly glad you did not suffer
And that we are greatly relieved
Our memories of you help us
through our daily lives
But if we could have just one wish
That wish would be to have you still
here with us in our lives.
- Forever missed Brian, Deanna, Crystal, Sam, Rick, Cody and Jennifer
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BROTCHIE o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-06-21 published
BEATON, Flora (formerly ROBB, née BROTCHIE)
Beloved wife of the late George BEATON and Wilmer ROBB of Wingham and formerly of Ashfield Twp., passed away at Wingham and District Hospital Thursday, June 19, 2008, age 79. Survived by son Allen (Marilyn) ROBB of Wingham, 2 granddaughters Lori BORMAN and Jenny ROBB, great-grand_son Wesley BORMAN, special friend Cindy Clark, 2 sisters-in-law, Murdena ROBINSON of London and Florence BUSCH of Saskatchewan, several nieces, nephews, cousins and Friends. Predeceased by brother Bob BROTCHIE and infant sister Christine, parents Ford BROTCHIE and Jennie SHIELLS. Funeral service will be held at MacKenzie and McCreath Funeral Home, (519-528-3432) Lucknow, Monday, June 23, 2008 at 2: 00 p.m. with visitation 1 hour prior to service. Online condolences at www.mackenzieandmccreath.com

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BROTHERS o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-06-24 published
ALLEN, Florence Ellen Elizabeth (née JACKSON)
Of Elgin Manor, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, June 23rd, 2008, peacefully surrounded by her loving family at her late residence, in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late George Arthur ALLEN and dearly loved mother of Winston (Karen) ALLEN of Lucknow, Sandra ALLEN of Saint Thomas and Richard (Marilyn) ALLEN of London. Dear sister of Tom JACKSON of Appin. Predeceased by 2 sisters Gladys BROTHERS and Pearl LYONS. Loved grandmother of Stephen (Janet) of Perth, Carrie (Paul) MURRAY of Ripley, Scott (Shannon) of Kincardine and Dianne and Heather of London. Loved great-grandmother of Kristie, Andrew and Derrick ALLEN, Jason, Jonathan and Caitlin MURRAY, Hayden, Hailey, Hogan and Heidi ALLEN. Also survived by a number of nieces and nephews. Florence was born in Kent, England on July 22, 1914, the daughter of Thomas Frederick and Ann Ellen (BURT) JACKSON. She was a member of Central United Church. A Memorial service to celebrate Florence's life will be held at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, Saint Thomas on Wednesday at 1: 00 p.m. Visitation at the funeral home on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday from 12-1: 00 p.m. Cremation has taken place and interment of ashes will take place with her husband in Elmdale Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Central United Church.

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BROTMAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-01-09 published
LUBELL, Mary
Peacefully on Saturday, January 5, 2008. Beloved wife of the late Soly. Loving and devoted mother and mother-in-law of Toby and Aaron BROTMAN, Freda and Saul SEGAL, the late Norman LUBELL. Cherished Bubby of Judi, Suzy, Shawn, Linda, Yoni, Milane, James. Proud grandmother of Tye, Mya, Noam, Tal, Mya, Adam and Josh. Predeceased by her brothers and sisters. She will be greatly missed by her family and all those whose lives she has touched. The family would like to thank the wonderful staff of the Mount Sinai Hospital in Montreal for their exceptional care and compassion. Funeral Services and Shiva in Montreal. Donations in her memory can be made to the charity of your choice.

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BROTZEL o@ca.on.grey_county.owen_sound.the_sun_times 2008-01-09 published
WATSON, William John Ray
In Durham on Monday, January 7, 2008. “Bill” WATSON of R.R.#3, Durham in his 70th year. Beloved husband of Eira. Loved father of Joe (Pam) of Alberta, Sharon (Tom) of Elliot Lake and the late Linda BROTZEL. Dear brother of Reta EDMONDS of Newfoundland, Ruby MULLIGAN of Durham and the late George. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Lindsay, Nicole, Chad, Melissa, Jim, Joyce and Janice. The family will receive Friends at the Fawcett-McEachern Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, Durham on Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral and Committal Services will be held in the Funeral Home Chapel at 1 p.m. Thursday, January 10, 2008. Interment Salem Cemetery, Proton. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Durham Community Health Care Foundation Inc. would be appreciated.

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BROUGH o@ca.on.grey_county.owen_sound.the_sun_times 2008-01-15 published
MINKE, Mary Elizabeth
Surrounded by her family at the Southampton Care Centre on Friday evening, January 11th, 2008, at the age of 67 years, Mary MINKE. Wife of Robert MINKE of Port Elgin. Mother of Michelle and her husband Randy BROUGH of Wiarton, Rick and his wife Cindy of Chesley, and Janice and her husband Sean KENNY of Kitchener. Grandma to Bella and Jasmine, Ryan, Curtis, Daniel and Lindsay, and Abbey, cousin to Catherine SMITH and Karen CARDIFF, and niece of Margot SMITH of Ottawa. Friends may call at the W. Kent Milroy Port Elgin Chapel, 510 Mill Street, Port Elgin (Town of Saugeen Shores) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday, January 16th. Funeral service will be conducted in Tolmie Memorial Presbyterian Church 699 Goderich St. in Port Elgin on Thursday morning at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Church MOON officiating. Interment Sanctuary Park Cemetery. A reception with the family will follow at Tolmie Memorial Church. Memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society, the Alzheimer Society, or Tolmie Memorial Presbyterian Church would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial online at www.milroyfuneralhomes.com

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BROUGHTON o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-05-10 published
ALLISON, Mary Elizabeth " Beth"
Peacefully at the London Health Sciences Centre - University Hospital, on Wednesday, May 7th, 2008, Mary Elizabeth "Beth" ALLISON of London in her 64th year. Beloved daughter of the late Mary and the late Kingsley ALLISON. Missed by her several cousins and their families. Dearly loved by her primary caregiver Daisy POMEROY and her family and by her family friend Bill BROUGHTON and his family. Private interment of cremated remains in Saint Peter's Cemetery, London. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Boy's and Girl's Club of London, 184 Horton Street, London, Ontario N6B 1K8. (A. Millard George Funeral Home, entrusted with arrangements 519-433-5184) Beth will always be remembered and loved

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BROUGHTON o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-07-26 published
HOWARD, Millie (BROUGHTON)
In loving memory of a dear Mom and Grandma, Millie, who passed away on July 27, 2006. Gone are the days we used to share But in our hearts you are always there The gates of memory will never close We miss you more than anyone knows With tender love and deep regret We who love you will never forget. Lovingly remembered by Brenda and Gus, Brian and Taylor, grandchildren Jeffrey and Kelsey.

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BROUGHTON o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-05-10 published
BROUGHTON, Esther Margaret (née JOHNSON) (1916-2008)
Esther BROUGHTON, peacefully on May 8, 2008 at Christie Gardens, Toronto, in her 93rd year. Predeceased by her husband of 45 years, J. Harold BROUGHTON (d. 1989.)
Loving mother of Catherine BROUGHTON (Joseph MARSHALL) of Thornhill Thora BROUGHTON (George ABONYI) of Ottawa, and Alan BROUGHTON (Heather) of Ottawa. Cherished grandmother of Adam (Sarah), Alyssa, Erik and partner Kathryn AKER, David, Ben, Sam and Avery; and devoted great-grandmother of Emma.
Survived by her brother Herbert JOHNSON (Mildred) of Oakville, her sister, Christine MacKAY of Toronto, her sister-in-law Anne JOHNSON of Comox, British Columbia, and by many nephews, nieces and their families.
Daughter of the late Sigurdur (Sam) JOHNSON and Thora (ASMUNDSON) JOHNSON of Vancouver. Predeceased by her brother Val and his wife Magda, and brothers Harold, Raymond and Randolph JOHNSON.
Born in Tantallon, Saskatchewan, Esther grew up in Prince Albert and Wynyard. She graduated from Saskatoon Normal School and taught school in Aneroid before meeting Harold at Dafoe. They married in 1944 and soon moved to Toronto, where they resided on Tyrrell Avenue and then Inglewood Drive. Proud of her Icelandic heritage, she and Harold were staunch supporters of the Icelandic Canadian Club of Toronto. They were avid curlers at the Granite Club and enjoyed family summers at Balsam Lake, and skiing at Limberlost and Summit. For many years she volunteered as a teacher's assistant at inner city schools, and as a teacher of English as a Second Language. Esther was a long time member of Timothy Eaton Memorial Church and an enthusiastic participant in its Community Service Club.
A Memorial Service will be held in the chapel at the Humphrey Funeral Home - A.W. Miles Chapel, 1403 Bayview Avenue (south of Eglinton Avenue East) on Thursday, May 29, 2008 at 11 o'clock. Condolences and memories may be forwarded through www.humphreymiles.com

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BROUGHTON o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-05-24 published
BROUGHTON, Esther Margaret (née JOHNSON) (1916-2008)
Esther BROUGHTON, peacefully on May 8, 2008 at Christie Gardens, Toronto, in her 93rd year. Predeceased by her husband of 45 years, J. Harold BROUGHTON (d. 1989.)
Loving mother of Catherine BROUGHTON (Joseph MARSHALL) of Thornhill, Thora BROUGHTON (George ABONYI) of Ottawa, and Alan BROUGHTON (Heather) of Ottawa. Cherished grandmother of Adam (Sarah), Alyssa, and Erik MARSHALL (partner Kathryn AKER;) David and Ben ABONYI and Sam and Avery BROUGHTON. Devoted great-grandmother of Emma.
Survived by her brother Herbert JOHNSON (Mildred) of Oakville, her sister, Christine MacKAY of Toronto, her sister-in-law Anne JOHNSON of Comox, British Columbia, and by many nephews, nieces and their families.
Daughter of the late Sigurdur (Sam) JOHNSON and Thora (ASMUNDSON) JOHNSON of Vancouver. Predeceased by her brother Val and his wife Magda, and brothers Harold, Raymond and Randolph JOHNSON.
Born in Tantallon, Saskatchewan, Esther grew up in Prince Albert and Wynyard. She graduated from Saskatoon Normal School and taught school in Aneroid before meeting Harold at Dafoe. They married in 1944 and soon moved to Toronto, where they resided on Tyrrell Avenue and then Inglewood Drive. Proud of her Icelandic heritage, she and Harold were staunch supporters of the Icelandic Canadian Club of Toronto. They were avid curlers at the Granite Club and enjoyed family summers at Balsam Lake, and skiing at Limberlost and Summit. For many years she volunteered as a teacher's assistant at inner city schools, and as a teacher of English as a Second Language. Esther was a long time member of Timothy Eaton Memorial Church and an enthusiastic participant in its Community Service Club. Our heartfelt thanks to all involved in her care at Christie Gardens.
The family will receive Friends at the Humphrey Funeral Home - A.W. Miles Chapel, 1403 Bayview Avenue (south of Eglinton Avenue East) from 7: 00 to 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 28. A Memorial Service will be held in the chapel on Thursday, May 29 at 11 o'clock. For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to Unicef. Condolences and memories may be forwarded through www.humphreymiles.com

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BROUGHTON o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2008-06-09 published
BROUGHTON, Patrick John
It is with profound sadness the family announce the passing of Patrick at Sunnybrook Health Science Center on June 6, 2008. at age 60. He will be sadly missed by all his family in Canada and the United Kingdom. He is survived by his wife Rosemary, son P.J., mother Betty and his brothers Richard and Christopher. He will be especially remembered by his nephews and nieces Lindsay, Bobby, Simon, Eric, Peter and Jen. Patrick should be remembered for his sharp intellect, wit and wonderful story telling. The family is so grateful for the care he received at Sunnybrook. A private family service will be held at the Murray E. Newbigging Funeral Home at a later date.

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BROUMPTON o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-05-29 published
BROUMPTON, R. Lorraine (WILLIAMSON)
At her late residence on Tuesday, May 27th, 2008, R. Lorraine (WILLIAMSON) BROUMPTON in her 80th year. Loved wife for 49 years of the late C. Jack BROUMPTON (2001.) Loving mother of Jack of Sudbury, Catherine BRENNAN of London and David and his wife Nancy of Colorado, U.S.A. Nana to her 5 dear grandchildren, Kaitlin, Jessica, Krista, Evan and Annalyse. Mother-in-law of Norma HENRY of Sudbury. Also remembered by Harry TAILOR/TAYLOR. Greatly missed by her good friend Margaret KENNY, her 3 sisters-in-law Mary Ellen WILLIAMSON, Lil WILLIAMSON, Ellen MARCEAU, her brother-in-law Richard BROUMPTON and a sister Shirley. Also survived by her nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her brothers Roy, Neil and Donald WILLIAMSON and her sisters Thelma Julia LAWRANCE and Mary Louise HENDERSON. Cremation has taken place. The family will receive Friends from 7: 00-9:00 p.m. Friday, May 30th, 2008 at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London where a Memorial Service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, May 31st at 11: 00 a.m. with Reverend David R. CARROTHERS officiating. Interment of cremated remains in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, London. As an expression of sympathy memorial donations may be made to Saint_Joseph's Health Care Foundation, (for Parkwood Hospital Palliative Care), 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario N6A 4V2 or charity of choice. On line condolences accepted at www.amgfh.on.ca

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BROUSSEAU o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-05-27 published
WALSH, Victoria
At University Hospital in London, May 25, 2008. Pre-deceased by her husband Simon Sr. in 1985 and 4 children. Dear mother of Albert (Donna), Simon (Marlene), Billy (Valerie) of London, Diane HEBERT (Jean-Paul,) Marjorie DEERING (John) of London, Dennis (Cindy), Barbara DEMERS (Yvon), Holly MORISSETTE (Brian), Debbie OPPER (Richard), Brenda DUBE (Yvon), Sheryna BROUSSEAU (Rene), Brian (Rachel) and Tina. Funeral service Wednesday, May 28, 2008 from the funeral home chapel. Donations to the Alzheimer's Society would be greatly appreciated. Visitation Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Miron-Wilson Funeral Home, Timmins, Ontario To make online donations or condolences, please visit www.mironwilson.com

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BROUSSEAU o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-06-25 published
BROUSSEAU, Marie Gabrielle " Gay"
Peacefully, at Queensway Nursing Home, Hensall, Monday, June 23, 2008, Marie Gabrielle "Gay" (LAFRENIERE) BROUSSEAU, of Exeter, formerly of Tillsonburg, age 80. Beloved wife of Raymond "Ray" Joseph BROUSSEAU. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Louis and Dorothy LAFRENIERE of Bracebridge, Raymond "Gerry" and Erna LAFRENIERE of London, Yvon "Giles" LAFRENIERE of Ailsa Craig, Cecile LAFRENIERE of London, Theresa and Dan McINTOSH of Kitchener, Jacqueline WILLIAMS of Waterloo, Denise and Benito CORDA of Oil Springs, Fernande LAFRENIERE of Rouyn, Québec, Doreen LAFRENIERE of La Salle, Linda LAFRENIERE of Bracebridge, Irene LAFRENIERE of Brantford, Sharon VANHUIZEN of Burlington. Remembered by her many nieces, nephews and the BROUSSEAU families. Predeceased by parents Sinai and Armelle (PERREAULT) LAFRENIERE, brothers Paul and wife Alma, Armand and wife Therese, Alexandre and wife Kathleen, Sylvio and his wife Fernande, Denis, Fernand and Jacques LAFRENIERE. Resting at the T. Harry Hoffman and Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood, with visitation Thursday 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.; where the Funeral Service will be held Friday, June 27, 2008 at 11 a.m. The Rev. Father Ray LAWHEAD officiating. Interment Crediton Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society, Heart and Stroke Foundation, Diabetes Association or charity of choice would be appreciated. Special thanks to the staff at Queensway Nursing Home and Linda LAFRENIERE for her dedication to Gay. Condolences at www.hoffmanfuneralhome.com

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BROUWER o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-06-06 published
DE BROUWER, Adrian
At London Health Sciences Centre-University Hospital, London on Thrusday, June 5, 2008 Adrian DE BROUWER of R.R.#3 Lucan in his 85th year. Beloved husband of Mary DE BROUWER. Dear father of Angeline DE BROUWER of London, Ron and Lori DE BROUWER of Lucan and Richard and Cindy DE BROUWER of Orangeville. Dear grandfather of Ruby and Jeffrey; Cole, Taylor and Abbey. Dear brother-in-law of Jeff and Elizabeth ROESTENBERG of Ilderton. Predeceased by a son Jeff (1974). Cremation has taken place. A private family memorial service will take place with interment at St. Patrick's Cemetery, Lucan. Donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family. Haskett Funeral Home, Lucan (519-227-4211) entrusted with arrangements. Condolences may be forwarded through www.haskettfh.com.

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BROUWER o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-06-11 published
SHAW, Gerry
Peacefully at his home in Port Franks on Monday, June 9th, 2008. Gerry will be deeply missed by his loving family. Wife and friend of 48 years Gladys (née MORRISON,) daughters Jody and son-in-law Daniel BOILEAU (Sechelt, British Columbia), Jennifer and son-in-law Paul BROUWER (London.) " Grampy" to Allison and Thea, his little sweethearts who will miss him dearly. Born in Morcambe, England in 1933, Gerry emigrated to Canada in 1948 with his late parents Jack and Jane SHAW. Survived by siblings Kathleen MacDONALD (Don) of London, Phyllis NEEDHAM (Don ELLIS) of Wasaga Beach, David SHAW (Janet) of Glenwood, Newfoundland. and Anne MUIR (Wilson) of Wasaga Beach. Gerry will be missed by Ross and Louise MORRISON of Mount Forest and Grant and Elsie MORRISON of Courtney, British Columbia. Gerry will also be missed by many nieces and nephews who have fond memories of their summer visits to the cottage. A long time resident of London, Ontario, Gerry moved to the cottage in his retirement after 45 years service at the London Free Press, where he made several lifelong Friends. He was an avid lover of birds and nature, and enjoyed his time spent with Friends and family at Port Franks. Sincere thanks from Gerry's family to Doctor Brian DINGLE and Nancy FULTON at the London Regional Cancer Centre, the nursing staff of C7 300 and Doctor JEJE at Victoria Hospital in London. Heartfelt thanks to the Community Care Access Centre and Palliative teams in London and Lambton County, with special gratitude for the compassionate care provided by nurses Linda BURNS and Margaret KAWASE. Visitation will be held at St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church in Forest (68 Union St.) on Friday, June 13th, 2008 from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. followed by Memorial Funeral Mass at 12 p.m. with Fr. Gerard BEDARD celebrant. Private interment of cremated remains will take place at St. Peters Cemetery in London at a later date. Donations to the St. Vincent de Paul Society, St. Christopher's Church Building Fund or the London Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.dodgefuneralhome.com Arrangements entrusted to Ronn E. Dodge Funeral Home (519-786-2401). In memory of Gerry, a living tribute has been planted. As the tree grows so will your memories. - the Denning Family

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BROUWER o@ca.on.middlesex_county.london.london_free_press 2008-06-23 published
BAARS, Hendrika
Peacefully, on Friday, June 20th, 2008, at the Elgin Manor surrounded by her family. Hendrika BAARS passed away in her 81st year. Wife for 56 years of Bastiaan BAARS (Saint Thomas.) Mother of the late Trudy BAARS, Nellie and John BROUWER and their children and their spouses Denice, Laura and Richard SALMON, John and Shannon BROUWER, Allan and Michelle BROUWER and Carina, Helen and Arie VANDYK and their children and spouses Cor and Marlene VANDYK, Jon and Kelley VANDYK, Erik and Rachel VANDYK, Dan and Mel VANDYK, Becky and Scott SLINGERLAND, Joel. Grandmother of 11 and great-grandmother of 16. Sister of Pearl MEYER (deceased) and Marie, Teu, Jaan and Janna (all of Holland). Visitation at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, Saint Thomas on Monday, June 23rd from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service to be held at the Free Reformed Church on Tuesday, June 24th at 11: 00 a.m. Pastor John KOOPMAN officiating. Interment to follow in Elmdale Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Word and Deed Ministries, (Box 20100, Saint Thomas, Ontario, N5P 4H4) and will be gratefully acknowledged. Special thanks to Elgin Manor for their excellent care and kindness.

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