Wednesday, January 11, 2017



John Duncan Campbell, of R.R. #1, Tiverton, passed away at the London Victoria Hospital on Monday, Jan. 2, 2017, in his 75th year.


Beloved father of Irene (David) Collins of R.R. #3, Ripley; Jane (John) Schiestel of R.R. #3, Mildmay; Gordon (Jennifer) Campbell of Bright; Catherine (Tim) Evans of Kincardine; and Vivian (Chris) Kennedy of Teeswater.


Loved grandfather of Colton, Cierra, Cheyenne, Jasmin, Keisha, Grayson, Duncan, Beckett, Tatum, Halle and Max.


Dear brother of Agnes (George) MacKinnon of Goderich, Christina Moulton of Kincardine, Ruth (Richard) Siegel of Inverhuron and brothers-in-law Burton Eskrick of R. R. #1, Tiverton, Jim Shaw of Markdale and Jack Kidd of Tiverton.


Also missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and cherished friends.


Predeceased by his parents Duncan and Irene (née Norman), sisters Jean (Nute) Catto, Margaret (Otto) Weber , Isabel (Ken) Brindley, Betty Eskrick, Cecelia Kidd, Helen Shaw and brother-in-law Wray Moulton.


Visitation was held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Thursday, Jan.  5, 2017, at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home in Kincardine, from where the funeral service took place at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, with Reverend David Chang officiating. Serving as pallbearers were Mike Brindley, Dennis Kidd, Paul Moulton, Jim MacKinnon, Bruce Eskrick and Gord Campbell. Honourary pallbearers were John Nelson and Gord Brindley.


Memorial donations to Tiverton Knox Presbyterian Church or the Kincardine Hospital Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.   Portrait and memorial available online at





Miriam Priscilla Flatt (née Clinton) of Kincardine and formerly of Dundas passed away peacefully at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre - Kincardine, on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016, at the age of 100 years.


Beloved wife of the late John “Jack” Flatt.


Dear mother of Jane (Paul) Rigby of Kincardine and Peter (Catherine) Flatt of Cumberland, B.C.


Predeceased by her son John (Catharine) Flatt of Dundas.


Sadly missed by five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.


Visitation will be held at the Anglican Church of the Messiah in Kincardine on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at 11 a.m., with Rev. Rob Hiscox officiating.


A second memorial service will be held at Christ Church in Flamborough in the late spring, followed by interment in Grove Cemetery, Dundas.


Memorial donations to the CNIB or the Kincardine Hospital Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Portrait and memorial available online at





Doris Myrtle Irene Hoffman of Point Clark, and recently residing at Lanark Place in Kitchener, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, at the age of 90, from a heart attack.


Proud, strong and loving mother of Allen (Sue), Kathy (Bob Meyer), Joanne, Tim and Jim (Connie Fairbairn).


Loving grandma of Jolene Hennigar (Shawn Saunders) and Sara Hoffman. Proud great-grandma of Chase Saunders.


Also survived by her three sisters: Donna Yendt, Edith Handy and Carol Mayer.


Predeceased by her husband James S. Hoffman (2006).


Cremation has taken place. There will not be a memorial service.


In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Donations may be made by contacting the Henry Walser Funeral Home at 519-749-8467 or by visiting the memorial for Doris online at






It is with heavy hearts that the family of Margaret Phyllis Knowlton (née Aicken), of Vineland and formerly of Kincardine, announces her passing at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Grimsby, Ontario, on Jan. 1, 2017, at the age of 84.


Mother of Nancy Jennings of London, and her children Marie and Brittany; Jeff Knowlton of Bowmanville; and Jennifer Judd and her husband Greg, of Grimsby, and their children Rebecca and Connor.


Survived by her sister Maureen Forman of St. Marys, and sisters-in-law Ruth Aicken, Myrna Aicken, Joan Aicken and Ev Aicken. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.


Predeceased by her husband Bruce Knowlton and by siblings Tom Aicken, Roberta Atwell, John Aicken, Bill Aicken, Dennis Aicken, Robert Aicken, and James Aicken.


A private graveside service will be held at the Kincardine Cemetery in the spring.


Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available online at


Arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, 757 Princes Street, Kincardine N2Z 1Z5; 519-396-2701.