Obituaries

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

SHARON ARNOLD

Sharon Elizabeth Arnold  (née Humphreys) of Lurgan Beach passed away peacefully at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre-Kincardine, on Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015, in her 72nd year.  Beloved wife of Bill Arnold.

Dear mother of Cindy (Jamie) Emmerton of Shanty Bay, Judy (Jeff) Fuller of Kincardine, and Morley Arnold and George (Amanda) Arnold, all of St. Catharines. Sadly missed by her grandchildren: Mikayla and Gracyn Emmerton, Chelsea and Sophia Fuller, Oren, Wyatt, Dallas, Abigail and Haley Arnold.

Loved sister of Eldon (Carol) Humphreys of Guelph.

Predeceased by her parents, Ralph and Norma (Gordon) Humphreys; and her first husband, Elmer Percy (1976).

A celebration of Sharon's life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion - Branch 183 Kincardine, on Saturday, May 9, 2015, from 1-4 p.m. A time of remembrance will be held at 2 p.m.

Interment Kincardine Cemetery.


Wednesday, February 11, 2015

CARLENE BAKER

Carlene Diane Baker (née Bishop) passed away suddenly on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, at her residence in Port Rowan, in her 75th year.

Beloved wife of Frank Baker, whom she married on April 18, 1959.

Loving mother of Cheryl and her husband Doug Johnston of Mossley, and Daryl Baker of Port Elgin.

She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren: Bobbie-Rose, Rebecca and Brock, Billy, Dustin and Scott, and by her great-grandchildren: Ayden, Austin and Mackenzie.

Predeceased by her parents Carl and Margaret (Carlson) Bishop and by her brother Tom Bishop.

Visitation was held at the Jeffrey W. Glendinning Funeral Home, 36 Front Street, Port Rowan from 9:30-11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015. The memorial service followed at 11:15 a.m. in the Clark Chapel of the funeral home with a reception afterwards in the clubhouse at the Villages of Long Point Bay.


Wednesday, February 4, 2015

JIM CAMPBELL

Malcolm James "Jim" Campbell, formerly of Owen Sound, passed away at the Meaford Long-Term Care Centre, on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in his 71st year.

Dear father of Sharilyn (Brian) Clowes of Mildmay.

Loved brother of Don (Marlene) Campbell of Inverhuron; and Norm Campbell of R.R. #3, Port Elgin. Sadly missed by his nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents, Howard and Minnie (Schmidt) Campbell; and by his sister-in-law Jean Campbell.

Visitation will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, 757 Princes Street, Kincardine, on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, from 12 noon until the funeral service at 1 p.m., with Rev. Jeanette Fleischer officiating.

Spring interment Tiverton Cemetery.


Wednesday, Junuary 28, 2015

GEORGE CAMERON

George "Ivan" Cameron of Kincardine passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre-Kincardine, on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, in his 85th year.

Sadly missed by his wife Betty Cameron (née MacDougall) of 65 years; and by his daughters Cheryl Cameron (Hansen-Inglis) of Kincardine and Vicky (Jim) Guzi of Florida.  Sadly missed by his granddaughters: Christine Hansen, Sarah Creary and Virgina Farral.

Loved brother of Joyce Nicholls of Toronto, Nancy (Gille) Parrot of Mexico and Ron (Luana) Cameron of Sarnia. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents, George and Emily (King) Cameron; and his son Bruce Allen Cameron (1996).


Wednesday, January 21, 2015

JUDITH KNICKERBOCKER

Judith “Judy” Mary Patricia Knickerbocker (née Nichols) of Kincardine and formerly of London passed away suddenly at London Health Sciences Centre-University Hospital on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, in her 74th year.

Beloved mother of Scott Marshall of Kincardine and Samantha Marshall (Nelson Montanino) of Miami Beach, Florida. Cherished grandma of Aaron and Daniel Marshall.

Adored sister of Tim Nichols of Malaga, Spain.

Widow of the late Earl Knickerbocker.

Judy moved to Kincardine eight years ago to be close to her son Scott, and became an integral part of the community through her work in the theatre guild and as a volunteer tai chi instructor.

An avid animal lover, she also spent time fostering kittens and socializing cats at the Humane Society of London, where she lived for decades after emigrating from England in 1963.


Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015

DOROTHY BLANEY

Dorothy Marie Blaney (née Lamka) of Lorne Beach died at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre - Kincardine on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015, in her 87th year.

Dear mother of Gloria (David) Williams of Lorne Beach.

Predeceased by her daughter Janet Brunskill.

Loved grandmother of Karen, Kim, Chris, Blayne and Bryan and great-grandmother of Kalli, Sean, Kaylee, Alicia and Kayleb.

Predeceased by her brothers, Jack, Cliff, Edgar, Donald and Leonard. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held from 7-9 p.m. at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home in Kincardine on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015.

The funeral service was held at the Kincardine Baptist Church at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, with Pastor Kenneth Craig and Rev. David William officiating. Serving as pallbearers were David Williams, Blayne Williams, Bryan Williams, Ken Frook, Mark Lemont and Scott Lemont.


Wednesday, January 7, 2015

KATHY BANNERMAN

Kathleen “Kathy” Thelma Bannerman (née White) of Kincardine passed away suddenly at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre- Kincardine, on Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, in her 75th year.

Beloved wife of Larry Bannerman.

Loving sister of Saundra Armstrong of Balm Beach.

Also survived by her mother-in-law Margaret Slesser of Kincardine, her brother-in-law Don (Marilyn) Bannerman of Kincardine and her sister-in-law Diane Bannerman (Jeff) of Barrie. Cherished by many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her brother-in-law Garnet Armstrong.


Wednesday, December 24, 2014

DONALD BURROWS (May 8, 1948 - Dec. 13, 2014)

Donald James Burrows of Elmira passed away peacefully at the Guelph General Hospital on Dec. 13, 2014, at the age of 66 years.

Dear father of Shannon Burrows and her husband Tim Schwartzentruber of Minneapolis, and Roxanne and her husband Kyle Rank of Elmira. Loving grandfather of Sydney and Samuel Schwartzentruber and McKenzie and Charlotte Rank.

Brother of Catherine (Norm), Lauchena (Bob), Ronald (Barb) and Sharon (Dave).

He will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews as well as his friends and members of the Elmira community.

Predeceased by his parents Frank and Elfleda (McPhail) Burrows, and his brothers: John, William, Bruce, Robert, Wayne and Clair.

Cremation has taken place.

A Celebration of Life was held at the Elmira Golf Club at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014.


Wednesday, December 17, 2014

MARGARET JEAN HUTTON

Margaret Jean Hutton passed away peacefully with family at her side on Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014, at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre - Kincardine, in her 87th year.

Loving wife of the late Lloyd Hutton.

Beloved mom of Beverly, Betty (Rod) MacDonald and Lynda (Roy) Leeson. Proud grandma of Shelley (Todd) Ferguson, Gregg (Sarah), Jamie (Riki), Jason (Erin) MacDonald, Lloyd (Ang) and Jeremy Leeson. Great-grandma of nine.

Predeceased by her son Jim.

Margaret Jean and her husband Lloyd started Lloyd Hutton Transport 69 years ago, and she was a proud recipient of the Queen’s Jubilee award for her involvement in the agricultural transportation industry.


Wednesday, December 10, 2014

DAVID HAMILTON

David Nicolson Hamilton of Kincardine died at his residence on Dec. 2, 2014, in his 78th  year.

Beloved husband of the late Jessie Hamilton (née McLachlan).

Dear father of Lesley Hamilton (Jim Morrison) of Owen Sound, David (Deborah) Hamilton of Kitchener and Alison Hamilton of Bonnyville, Alberta. Cherished by nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Dear brother of Bill (Bonnie) Hamilton and Margaret Goodall, all of Oshawa.

Visitation took place at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home in Kincardine from 1-2 p.m. on  Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. The funeral service followed at 2 p.m. in the Davey-Linklater Chapel with Rev. Rob Hiscox officiating.