November 5, 2008



Jeanne Catharine Fischer (née Pearson), of Point Clark and formerly of Listowel, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008, in her 60th year. 

Jeanne was born on Oct. 22, 1949 to parents George and Isabel Pearson. Jeanne married Don Fischer , 42 years ago, on Sept. 24, 1966 in Ethel, Ontario. 

Beloved wife and best friend of Don, of Point Clark; and dear mother of Laurie (Dwayne) Raynard, of Blyth; and Steven, of Brussels. Special Nana to Alexandra, Joshua and Emma Raynard. 

Cherished daughter of Isabel Pearson; and daughter-in-law of Hartley Fischer, of Listowel. Sister to Bob (Theresa), of Toronto; Don (Cathy), of Alliston; and Bill (Brenda) Pearson, of Ethel. Sister-in-law of Murray (Connie), of Campbellford; Rae (Nancy),of Listowel; Mary Anne (Brian) Denney, of Woodbridge; and Nancy (John) Whitty, of Bracebridge. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. 

Predeceased by her father George, and mother-in-law Mary Fischer. 

Visitation was held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, 757 Princes Street, Kincardine, ON N2Z 1Z5 (519-396-2701), on Friday, Oct. 31, 2008 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service was held at the Pine River United Church (at the corner of Concession 4 and Highway 21) at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008, with Rev. Bob Putman officiating.  

Pallbearers were Bob Pearson, Don Pearson, Bill Pearson, Murray Fischer, Rae Fischer, Brian Denney and John Whitty. 

 Flower bearers were Alexandra Raynard, Joshua Raynard and Emma Raynard.  

Interment Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Ethel.   

As expressions of sympathy, donations were made to Pine River United Church Memorial Fund. Portrait and memorial available on-line at






Isabelle Moorehouse (née Scott), formerly of Sarnia, died at the Southampton Care Centre, on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008, in her 101st year. 

Beloved wife of the late William (Bill) Moorehouse (1983). 

Dear mother of William “Bill“ (Dorothea), of Kincardine; and Edwin, of Sarnia. Cherished grandmother of Kevin (Margaret) Moorehouse, of Edmonton; Debra (Bob) Mitchell, of Kincardine; Karen (Derrick) Burrows, of Kincardine; and Scott (Kathy) Moorehouse, of Barrie. 

Sadly missed by ten great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. 

Also predeceased by daughter-in-law, Margaret Moorehouse (Segade). 

Following Isabelle's wishes, cremation has taken place. 

A graveside service will be held at the Blackwell Cemetery, Sarnia, at a later date. 

Memorial donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. 

Arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine. Portrait and memorial available on-line at





Russell C. Stanley, Second World War Veteran and beloved husband of Patricia Stanley (King), of Kincardine and formerly of Huron Township, passed away at the SBGHC - Kincardine, on Oct. 27, 2008, at the age of 90. 

Born Sept. 28, 1918 in Huron Township to the late Milton and Ellen Stanley, Russell grew up with his brothers and sisters on a farm in Purple Grove. He met Patricia following the war and they were married on Sept. 17, 1949 in Kincardine. They recently celebrated their 59 years of marriage. 

Survived by his five children: Valerie Kari, of Whitby; Dianne Stanley, of Kincardine; Julie Jenner, of Cambridge; Carl (Lissette) Stanley, of Ashfield Township; and Mark (Karen) Stanley, of Huron Township.  Also greatly missed by 11 grandchildren and one great grandson. 

Visitation was held from the MacKenzie and McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., with a Legion service held that evening.  The funeral service was conducted from the chapel at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008, with Rev. Diane Dier officiating. 

Pallbearers and flower bearers were Russell’s grandchildren. 

Interment Ripley Cemetery. 

Donations made to the Ripley Legion Branch 440, Canadian War Amps or the Kincardine hospital were greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Portrait and memorial available on-line at