Obituaries

JOHN F. KIRBY

Nov. 9, 1927 - Sept. 17, 2018

 

John Francis Kirby, of Kitchener and formerly of Kincardine, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the age of 90.

 

He was predeceased by his lovely wife Muriel in 2014.

 

Greatly missed by his daughters Valerie Foltz (Tim), Barrie; Diane Kirby (Martin), Calgary; and Sylvia Kirby (Bill), Waterloo.

 


JUNE KERSLAKE

 

June Eileen (Ibbotson) Kerslake passed awayat Huron Shores Hospice in Tiverton on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at the age of 80.

 

Born in Kincardine Township on March 26, 1938, she was the daughter of Christina (McKenzie) and George Ibbotson.

 


GWEN HARRISON

 

Gwen Harrison (Smith) of Ripley passed away at the Kincardine Hospital on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, at age 90.

 

She was born in Chatham on May 3, 1928, to the late Gladys (Knights) and Russel Smith. Beloved wife of the late Howard Harrison.

 

Greatly missed by her daughter Sally Harrison of Windsor and son Kevin “Howie” Harrison of Ripley.

 


LOUISE HAMMOND

 

Mary “Louise” Hammond (née Arsenault) of Wingham passed away at the Wingham & District Hospital, surrounded by family, on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, in her 86th year.

 

Beloved wife of Raymond “Frank” Hammond.

 

Cherished mother of Janice (Mitch) Smith-Ward of Waterford, Brian of Orangeville, Gary of Toronto, Shelley (Dwight) Wilson of Grimsby and Alison (Wayne) Lawrence of Tiverton.

 


RUDY LANGHANS

 

Ruediger (Rudy) Langhans passed away peacefully, with his family by his side, at the Kincardine hospital on Sept. 11, 2018.

 

Loving husband to Annemarie (Mimi).

 

Dear brother to Wolf and a cherished father, grandfather and uncle.

 


MARION LOWRY

 

Marion Jeannette Lowry (née MacTavish) of Huron Township passed away peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, in her 80th year.

 

Beloved wife of the late Perrin Lowry.

 

Loving mother of Robert (Judy) Lowry of Kincardine; Brian (Val) Lowry and Debbie (Dave) Gillies of Waterloo; and Kevin (Vinciane) Lowry of Mannheim.

 


MERRILL GOTTSCHALK

 

Merrill Frederick Gottschalk of Kincardine passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre-Kincardine after a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by his family, on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, in his 73rd year.

 

Beloved husband of Joanne Gottschalk.

 

Loving father of Jennifer (Guy) Clampitt of Point Clark and Dave (Louise) Gottschalk of Dublin.

 


MURRAY CULBERT

 

Murray Allison Culbert of Ripley passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, at the Kincardine hospital on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, in his 88th year.

 

He was the beloved husband for 63 years of Mary Culbert (Macpherson).

 

Loving father of Helen Orr (Dale) of Kincardine, Paul (Ethel) of Woodbridge and Ian (Gilles, Justin and Nadia) of Oxford Mills. Cherished grandfather of Nolan, Brendan, and Matthew.

 


LLOYD COOPER

 

Lloyd Reuben Cooper of Kincardine passed away suddenly at South Bruce Grey Health Centre - Kincardine on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, in his 72nd year.

 

Beloved husband of Kathryn Cooper (née Kelly) of Kincardine.

 

Cherished by his mother Adeline (née Watts) Cooper.

 


SANDRA HENDRY

 

Sandra Hendry of Toronto passed away peacefully with family and friends by her side on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, at the age of 54.

 

Beloved daughter of Ken and Velma Hendry.

 

Loving sister of Ann (Rick) Poppe, Steven (Anne) Hendry and Lloyd (Donna) Hendry.