April 7, 2010

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Obituary

HAROLD SLESSOR

Harold Slessor of Tiverton died at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Kincardine, on Thursday, April 1, 2010 in his 83rd year.

 

Beloved husband of Irma Slessor (née Cook).  Dear father of Elaine (Garry) Goessell of Kincardine, Norie Dickson of Kincardine, Darlene (Jim) Hanniman of Ripley, Gwen (Bob) MacArthur of R.R.#5, Kincardine, and Connie (Gerald) Bryan of London.

 

Sadly missed by his grandchildren Shannon (Scott) Allan, Heather (Sam) Pagé, Tania Dickson, Kyla Dickson (Russ O'Handley), Curtis Hanniman, Kelly Hanniman (the late Scott McNeil), Bobbi Lynn (David) Patterson, Tabitha and Chad MacArthur, Bill and Phillip Bryan and his great-grandchildren Hayden, Hailey, Hogen and Heidi Allan, Hesther and Quinton Pagé, Lily O'Handley, Billie and Belle Patterson, Dallas, Jayce and Jenna MacArthur.

 

Survived by his sister-in-law Helen Slesser of Ripley.  Predeceased by his brothers Jack and Bill, and Robert in infancy.

 

Harold and Erma enjoyed their winter home in Florida for many years.

 

Visitation was at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine, on Sunday, April 4, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., where a private family funeral service was held on Monday, April 5, with Pastor Kenneth Craig officiating.

 

Pallbearers were Curtis Hanniman, Chad MacArthur, Bill Bryan, Phillip Bryan, David Patterson, Russ

O’Handley, Scott Allan and Hayden Allan.

 

Flowerbearers were Shannon Allan, Heather Page, Tania Dickson, Kyla Dickson, Kelly Hanniman, Bobbi Lynn Patterson, Tabitha MacArthur, Hailey Allan, Hogen Allan, Heidi Allan, Hester Page, Quinton Page, Lily O’Handley, Billie Patterson, Belle Patterson, Dallas MacArthur, Jayce MacArthur and Jenna Macarthur.

 

Interment, Kincardine  Cemetery.

 

Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Kincardine Hospital Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

 

Portrait and memorial online at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com

 

ELINOR WILSON

Elinor Marguerite Wilson (née Lockridge), of Kincardine, died at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton, on Thursday, April 1, 2010, in her 88th year.

Beloved wife of the late Earl Wilson.

Dear mother of Linda (Bill) Morris, of R.R. 4, Ripley; and Marlene (Garry) Taylor, of Mississauga. Loved grandmother of Sean Morris, of Borden.

Fondly remembered by her sister Rita Metcalfe, of Wingham and sadly missed by her four special nieces. Also survived by her sisters-in-law: Helen McLeod, of Kincardine; and Marjorie Tufford, of Midland.

Predeceased by her daughter in infancy, Marion Leah (1947); her brother Elgin Lockridge; and sister Jean Wilson.

A private graveside service will be held at the Kincardine Cemetery, with Rev. Peggy Kinsman officiating.

Memorial donations to the Kincardine Hospital Foundation or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available on-line at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.