Wednesday, October 22, 2014

OVERHOLT COOPER (March 19, 1932 - Oct. 15, 2014)

It is with sadness that the family of Jean Marie Cooper announce her passing on Oct.15, 2014, peacefully at the Wingham & District Hospital.

Forever remembered by her devoted and loving husband Gerald Cooper, her son Jamie (Liz) Overholt, and daughters Kathy (Al) McCarrel and Kim (Murray) McCarrel.

Dear “Nan” to Jesse Cooper, Kara Ross, Lisa Ransome, Meagan McCarrel and Michelle McCarrel. Great-grandma to Ali, Addison, Mercedes and Lily.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014


Conrad "Danny" Danvers of Kincardine passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre-Kincardine, on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in his 76th year.


Beloved husband of Agnes Danvers (née Carson).


Dear father of Danella (Bill) Smith of Fergus, Serena Docherty of Ottawa and Iain (Julie) Danvers of Elmira. Sadly missed by his six grandchildren.


Loved brother of Jill (David) Cowans of Australia. Also survived by his brother-in-law, Jim Hamilton of Glasgow, Scotland.


Predeceased by his sister Margaret Kirk.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014


Mervyn Culbert of Ripley passed away at the Kincardine Hospital on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in his 80th year.

Beloved husband of Catherine Culbert (Davis).

Father of Joan (Richard) Helm of Burlington and Linda (Carl) Guse of Ripley. Also greatly missed by five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Predeceased by his parents Bill and Valeria Culbert.

Visitation was held at the MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home in Ripley from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014.  The funeral service will be conducted from the chapel at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 with Pastor Ken Craig officiating.

Interment Ripley Cemetery.

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014


Shirley Leola MacDougall (née Pearce) of Kincardine died at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre-Kincardine, on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in her 84th year.


Beloved wife of the late Ivan MacDougall.


Dear mother of Joan (Rick) Denomy, Jim (Tracy) MacDougall and John (Janice) MacDougall, all of Chesley; and Janet (Bill) Hatten of Keady. Cherished grandmother of 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.


Wednesday, September 17, 2014


Yvonne Ann Wiseman (née Johnson) of Kincardine and formerly of Upsala passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Center-Kincardine on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, in her 84th year. Beloved wife of the late Ranold Alexander Wiseman (1973).


Dear mother of Avis, Al (Dawn), Monty (Garry) and Tim. Sadly missed by her grandchildren Chrisi (Brian), Shellie (Bob), Jeff (Jenna) and by her great-grandchildren Micayla, Chantelle, Alexandria, Raley, Brayden, Perrin, Zackary, Aislyn, Gage and Hannah.


Survived by her brother Phillip and sister Marilyn Bishop.


Wednesday, September 10, 2014


Florence Farrell (Reid) of Kincardine and formerly of Huron Township passed away at Trillium Court, on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, at age 87.

She was born in Greenock Township on April 13, 1927, to the late Mary (Begg) and Elmer Reid.  Beloved wife of the late Lester Farrell.

Survived by her children Earl (Geordie) Farrell of Port Elgin, Ronald (Dianne) Farrell of Kincardine Township, Donald (Cathy) Farrell of Huron Township, Brenda (Ken) Symms of London, John (Joyce) Farrell of Culross Township and Leonard (Karen) Farrell of Huron Township.

Also greatly missed by 17 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and sister Janet MacKenzie of Tiverton.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014


Helen Louise Chatham (née Safford), beloved wife of the late William Davidson Chatham, passed away at SBGHC Kincardine on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in her 95th year.

Loving mother of Elizabeth Jane Vezina (Gary King) of Montreal, Spencer John Chatham (Patricia) of Ripley, Louise Safford Reeves (Larry) of Kincardine, William Daniel Chatham (Michelle Lagasse) of Winnipeg and Andrew Lewis Chatham of Cambridge.

Also greatly missed by grandchildren: Jo-Anne, Brent (Joanna), Audra, Stacey, Diana (Cayle) and Janis, and by great-grandchildren: Ryan, Kaitlyn, Jack and Jacob.

Predeceased by her granddaughter Tara, and by five brothers and two sisters.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014



Wendi Ann Ariss, of Alliston and formerly of Point Clark, passed away peacefully at Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital in Orillia on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 after a long and courageous battle at the age of 47. 


She leaves behind her daughter Marissa Baker of Angus and Marissa’s grandparents Yvonne and Glen Baker of Parry Sound.


She will be sadly missed by her best friend, John McInnis of Alliston.


Wednesday, August 13, 2014

STUART AITKEN (1920-2014)

Stuart Chandler Aitken was born on July 3, 1920, son of Charles and Velma Aitken. He had one brother Albert who predeceased him in November, 2013. He grew up in the Belmore area but moved many times during the depression years. He started working when he was 14 on farms in the neighbourhood, and moved with his parents to the Huron-Kincardine boundary in 1945 where they had a dairy farm until 1972.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014



Iris Clements (née Priestley) of Kincardine passed away at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton, on Sunday, July 20, 2014, in her 78th year.


Beloved wife of Barry.


Dear mother of Pam (Brad) Norman and Mike Clements (Robin Rutherford), all of Hespler.  Sadly missed by her grandchildren: Tanya (Kevin) Quigg, Devin Norman (Nadine Smith) and Tyler Clements and by great-grandson Owen Quigg.


Loved sister-in-law of Iris (Bob) Crowley of Cambridge and John (Jean) Clements of Bradford, England.