Freeman IreneFREEMAN, Irene  -  Passed away peacefully at Parkwood Suites to be with her Lord, on Monday, January 8, 2018, in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of Cleason Freeman for over 67 years.


Preiss AlfredPREISS, Alfred (Alfie) Charles  -  It is with sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Alfred Charles Preiss (Alfie) on December 8, 2017 at the Westmount Long Term Care home in his 90th year.

Survived by his wife of 66 years, June (nee Dietrich), daughters Susan Brubacher (Douglas) and Martha Sherry Kibbler (Paul), grandchildren Ryan (Lauren), Russell (Lisa) and Laura (Ben) and great-grandchildren Kyra, Hunter, Gage, Logan and Sawyer.


Harper DoreenHARPER, Doreen Barbara (nee Ferguson)  -  Of Fergus, ON passed away peacefully at Groves Memorial with family by her side on Monday Jan 8, 2018. She was in her 84th year and is predeceased by her husband Robert Douglas (2000). 

Loving mother of Glen (Colleen) of Vaughan, ON and Susan and Katherine of Fergus, ON. Devoted grandmother to a number of fur-babies, particularly her two grand-dogs, Fergie and Kiki.

Doreen will be sadly missed by her lifelong friends, whom she thought of as family; Nancy and Gord Gardiner of Trenton, ON and Norma Wilson and all of the Bullard and Wilson family members in Kitchener, ON and in the USA. She will be greatly missed by her St. Andrew’s friends and all her friends in Fergus.


MIKKELSEN, Isobel Marie (Lapointe)  -  Of Guelph, passed away at Guelph General Hospital on Monday, January 8, 2018 in her 85th year.

Predeceased by her husband, John Mikkelsen, May 1986.


vonEuw AloisVON EUW, Alois 'Louis'  -  At age 86, of Mitchell passed away suddenly at Seaforth Community Hospital on Monday, January 8, 2018.

Beloved husband of Theresa von Euw. Dear father of Edward von Euw (Nancy) of Burnaby, B.C., Peter von Euw (Gabby) of Mississauga and Tammy Landriault (Leo) of Stratford.


Otto RuthOTTO, Ruth (nee Stenzel)  -  Passed away on Monday, January 8th, 2018 at McCormick Home in London at the age of 91.

Beloved wife of the late Helmut (1984). Loving Mother to Ken and Theresa Moore (Bruce).


Curtis WilliamCURTIS, William 'Bill' Henry 'Buddy'  -  Passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Freeport Hospital, Kitchener at the age of 87.

Predeceased by his wife Rita (Wagler) Curtis. He was the son of the late William and Margaret (Thompson) Curtis.


CARTER, Fern Ellen Marie  -  Our loving, Fern Ellen Marie Carter passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at the age of 80 surrounded by her family at St. Andrews Terrace Nursing Home.

She was born September 29th, 1937, in Lion's Head Ontario.

Beloved wife to the late James Ross Carter married on October 16th, 1959.


Hoerdt AdolfHOERDT, Adolf  -  Passed away at Hospice Wellington, with family by his side, on Sunday, January 7, 2018, in his 85th year.        

Beloved husband of Ursula.

Devoted father of Hubert and Jane, Margaret and Brad and Edward and Cosimo. 


PHAROAH, Ida Marilyn  -  At the Grand River Hospital, Freeport site on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at age 79.

Beloved wife of Robert 'Bob' Pharoah. 

Loving mother of Greg (Shannon), Lisa Charlton (Paul) and Paul. 


BORTH, Ruth Maria  -  At age 96, of Stratford passed away peacefully at the Stratford General Hospital on Sunday January 7, 2018.

Loving wife of the late Rudi Borth. 


Darnell RonaldDARNELL, Ronald Samuel  -  Of Guelph, passed away peacefully at The Elliott Community on Sunday, January 7, 2018, at the age of 78.

Loved father of Steven (Lilliana) Darnell, Karen (Alan) Robinson, Susan (Steve) Mahon and Brian Darnell.


Linhart MargaretLINHART, Margaret  –  It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Margaret Linhart… 'Baba' to all that knew and loved her, at the age of 78 on January 7, 2018. 

Born in Budapest Hungary, Baba came to Canada in 1956 where she met and fell in love with the man she would spend the rest of her life with, her beloved husband Vaclav (Vasek). 


Dahmer BerniceDAHMER, Bernice (Frederick)  -  Passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at her home at the age of 89.

Loving wife of the late Ambrose Dahmer (1993).

Bernice will be missed by nieces and nephews; David Bassil, Ray Frederick and his wife Beatriz, Bradley Frederick and his wife Kathryn and Lorri Amos & her husband Art.


Detzler RobertDETZLER, Robert Francis  -  Passed away at home on Sunday, January 7, 2018, at the age of 59.

Loving father of Kyle Detzler.

Beloved son of Eileen and the late Francis Detzler.

Brother of Leo (Lauriss), Anne (Cam), Marybeth (Harvey), Steve (Sandi) and Monica (Kevin).


Hunt WayneHUNT, Wayne William  -  Passed away suddenly in London on Sunday, January 7, 2018, at the age of 36.

Loving husband of Robin Shelly.


Smith MichaelSMITH, Michael Gordon  -  Passed away peacefully with his daughters by his side at Cambridge Memorial Hospital on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at the age of 60.

Beloved son of Joyce and the late Gordon Smith.

Loving father of Jessica Smith and Sheila Bauman (Chris).


Martin ClarenceMARTIN, Clarence  -  Passed away peacefully at Grand River Hospital surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, January 7, 2018, at the age of 80 years.

Beloved husband of Eva for 58 years.

Loving father of Rosanne (Neil) Martin, Russell (Janice) Martin, Brian (Bonnie) Martin, Bradley (Janet) Martin, and Lynda (Scott) Bogart.


Bowditch JoanBOWDITCH, Joan Phyllis  -  Born in London, England April 26, 1921, passed away peacefully at Hilltop Manor, Cambridge, on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at the age of 96. 

Predeceased by her beloved husband Fred (January 6, 2009). 


TEEPLE, Tracy Karen Marie  -  After a long struggle, Tracy passed away at the Grand River Hospital in Kitchener, on January 6th, 2018 in her 54th year.

Lovingly remembered by her children Amy Ramsay, Ryan Ramsay and Meranda Bandy.


Smith NancySMITH, Nancy Patricia (nee Collins)  -  Peacefully, at Brantford General Hospital, on Saturday January 6, 2018, of Paris and formerly of Glen Morris, in 84th year.

Beloved wife to the late Ward Smith (2003).

Loved mother to Bill (Jennifer), Marilyn Smith and the late Margaret Fried (2015).


Howitt SybilHOWITT, Sybil Margery  -  It is with sadness that Sybil's family announces her death, which took place at her home in Guelph at Riverside Glen on the 6th of January, 2018, just 3 days before her 95th birthday. 

She was the beloved wife of the late Gerald (2013).


Johnston ElizabethJOHNSTON, Elizabeth (Betty) W. (nee BRUCE)   - Age 91, surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, January 6th, 2018, at Groves Memorial Community Hospital, Fergus passed away suddenly and peacefully from a 3 day illness.

Betty grew up and raised her family in Fergus.

Daughter to George and Marion Bruce and predeceased by brother Bill, sister Margaret and son Rob (2005).


Bell WilliamBELL, William John (Bill)  -  Of Guelph, passed away peacefully at the Guelph General Hospital on his 88th birthday on Saturday, January 6, 2018.  

Beloved husband of 61 years Beatrice (nee Tosh). Loved father of Terry (Wendy) Bell, Alan Bell and Carol (William) Otley. Loving grandfather of Sarah, Nathan, Nicole and Robert. 

Dear brother of Duff (Ruby) Bell, Glenn (Pat) Bell and the late Jack Bell (Joyce).


HIRONS, Wayne Ronald  -  Passed away peacefully at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at the age of 59. 

Father of Cory and Thomas. 


Kreiner AnnaKREINER, Anna Katherine (nee Szandtner)  -  Passed away at Heritage House, St. Jacobs, on Saturday, January 6, 2018, at the age of 98 years. 

Beloved wife of the late Arthur Kreiner (1966). 

Dear mother of Barbara Corti (Dario).