It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Betty Katherine Jackson (née Lightfoot).
Survived by her husband Michael; and by her children: Deborah (Jim), Michelle, Scott (Celeste) and Craig (Dominique). She was adored by her grandchildren: Eric, Meagan, Shae, Kaitlyn, Shannon, Kristen, Rory, Abbey and Lauren.
Also survived by her brothers Robert (Patricia) and Brian.
Predeceased by her sister Beryl, and her brother Ken.
Special thanks to Dr. Knox and the nursing staff at the Kincardine Hospital (South Bruce-Grey Health Centre) for their compassion and assistance during this very difficult time.
In accordance with Betty's wishes, there will be no service.
Donations to the Kincardine Hospital Foundation-Building Fund would be greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial on-line at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, 757 Princes Street, Kincardine; 519-396-2701.
“Rest in peace”.
John Vicory MacLennan, age 76, passed away peacefully at Pinecrest Manor in Lucknow on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012.
Beloved husband of Annette MacLennan.
Dear father of John (Jackie) MacLennan. Cherished Grandpa of Luke, Molly and Emily
Also survived by brothers George and Finlay; sisters Louise, Marion and Margaret; and by many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by parents, Emile and Rhetta MacLennan; brothers Eldon, Alexander, Rod and Donald; and sister Florance.
John was born in Kincardine on Oct. 19, 1935, and was a long time resident of Stratford. He will be remembered as the bartender at many softball tournaments held at the fairgrounds. An avid sports fan, John cheered for the Blue Jays and Red Wings, but his real passion was harness racing. As a member of the Ontario Harness Horse Association, John spent many days in the horse barns and at the tracks in Clinton and London. It was with great pride that he watched, with his brother Finlay, their horse JackFin win his first race at Clinton in August 2006.
Friends and family are invited to the internment of John’s ashes at 11a.m. on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012 at the Lochalsh Cemetery on Amberley Road at Bruce Road 7. Following the ceremony, all are invited to lunch at the MacLennan home, 2 kms west of Lochalsh at #2586 Amberley Road.
Munro, J. Howard, Son of the late James and Lena (McLeod) Munro, died on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012 at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre - Kincardine, in his 91st year.
Born in 1921, he attended schools in Kincardine, and later worked for the Bank of Montreal in Kincardine, Hanover, and Orillia. In 1942, he enlisted in the army and served as an instructor at the Radar School in the Barriefield Camp near Kingston. After leaving the army in 1945, he attended the University of Toronto and later taught geography at the Woodstock Collegiate Institute until he retired to Kincardine in 1970.
He was predeceased by his brother and sister, Ian and Isabelle Munro.
Private funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, 757 Princes Street, Kincardine; 519-396-2701.
Interment Kincardine Cemetery.
Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available on-line at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.