Obituaries

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

DORIS McKELLAR

Doris Annette McKellar (née Anderson) of Kincardine passed away peacefully, with her beloved Bob at her side, on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in her 83rd year.

 

Family was always at the centre of her life and she is remembered with great love by children Deborah (Gary Kenny), Joan (Albert Bertholet), Patti (Daniel McKillip), John, and Jennifer (Jeff Picard); by grandchildren Andrew, Ledah, Rhonda, Darlene, Kara, Braden, Mary and Jori; and by great-grandchildren Kayla, Riley and Owen.

 

Sadly missed by her brother Guy Anderson (Gail), brother-in-law Graham MacDonald, sister-in-law Elouise Anderson, and a host of nieces and nephews.


Wednesday, February 16, 2017

IVAN MCFARLAN

Ivan Donald McFarlan of Kincardine passed away at Stonehaven Manor in Whitby on Thursday, February 9, 2017, in his 78th year.

 

Beloved husband of the late Joan Mary McFarlan (née Sutter).

 


Wednesday, February 8, 2017

GORDON CHAFE

 

Gordon Edward Chafe, of Kincardine, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, in his 81st year.

 

Beloved husband of the late Rose Ann Chafe (née Lennon).

 

Dear father of Carol (Albert) Cayer of Burlington and Elizabeth Chafe of Toronto.

 

Remembered by his sister-in-law Jean Chafe.

 

Missed by his grandchildren Andrea Cayer, Nicole (Brandon) Young and Sheena Cayer (Nate McIver).

 

Predeceased by his brothers Cyril (Sue) Chafe, Reg Chafe and his sisters Phyllis and Doris Chafe and Vina (Jim) Sulley.

 


Wednesday, February 1, 2017

KAREN FARRELL

Peacefully surrounded by her family, God called Karen Loma Farrell (née Janisse) home on Jan. 22, 2017.

Beloved wife of Len.


Wednesday, January 18, 2017

MARJORIE BAILEY

Marjorie Mary Pearl Bailey (née Parkinson) of Kincardine passed away at her home on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, in her 76th year.

Survived by her brothers Glen (Vivian) Parkinson of Guelph and Ron (Judy) Parkinson of Kingston.


Wednesday, January 11, 2017

JOHN CAMPBELL

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.

 


Wednesday, January 4, 2017

MICHAEL BROWN

Michael “Mike” James Brown of Kincardine passed away peacefully with family by his side at the London Health Sciences Centre - Victoria Hospital on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016, at the age of 68.

 

Mike was a kind and gentle man who was passionate about the love for his children, grandchildren, family and friends. The love for his dogs was evident to all; he connected with them in a way that was truly amazing, and they equally loved him back.

 

Mike had a way of always seeing what was right or wrong in a very clear and passionate way, and it is how he dealt with everything in life.

 


Wednesday, December 21, 2016

GEORGIA CAMPBELL

Georgia “Dean” Campbell (née Young), of Kincardine and formerly of Armow and Bervie, died at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre-Kincardine on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016, in her 88th year.

Beloved wife of the late Douglas Campbell (2004).

Dear mother of Paul (Lynn) Campbell of R.R. #2, Kincardine; Elaine (Keith) Alexander of R.R. #2, Cargill; Lynn Campbell (Mandy Reist) of R.R. #5, Kincardine; and Heather (Brian) Barnes of Goderich.

Loved by grandchildren: Josh (Lauren), Jeremy (Kristen), Dana (Emily) Campbell,  Davin (Sarah McPherson), Candace (Tyler Collins), Cole (Faith Yensen) Alexander and Ethan Barnes; and by great-grandchildren, Brayden, Aubrey, Rilyn and Weston Campbell.


Wednesday, December 7, 2016

ELLA JACKSON

Ella Jackson (née Platts) of Kincardine passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre-Kincardine, on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, in her 97th year.

 

Beloved mother of Roger Jackson (Gail Stroud) of British Columbia and Peter Jackson (Lizzie) of England.

 

Dear grandmother of Deborah Craven (Jim) of Oakville; Michelle Jackson, Scott Jackson (Celeste), Craig Jackson (Dom),all of Kincardine; Rob Jackson (Angie), Jennifer Jackson, all of Stratford; and Amy Davies (Lee) and Christopher Jackson, all of England.

 

Loved great-grandmother of Eric, Meagan, Shae, Shannon, Rory, Kaitlyn, Abbey, Kristen, Lauren, Steven, Kate and Nicolas.

 


Wednesday, November 30, 2016

GARY O’NEIL

Gary Holden O’Neil of Inverhuron passed away at his home on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, in his 87th year.

He was born on the O’Neil homestead in Oldcastle, Ontario, to Clyde and Mildred (née Holden) O’Neil on Oct. 20, 1930.

An eternal optimist, many referred to Gary as the happiest man they knew. His laugh and his humour was loud and infectious. He attended Kennedy Collegiate and was an active athlete. A big southpaw with a nasty slider, he proved himself a winning pitcher and achieved media notoriety while playing AKO football.

With a wife and small child, he attended the University of Windsor to achieve a business degree. His early career included Murphy Tobacco and Canadian Customs then he went on to a lengthy sales and management career in both pharmaceuticals and electronics. He was a hobbyist and filled his time with woodworking, barbershop, squash and jogging.