July 29, 2009


Evelyn Viola Gowanlock (née Miller) passed away at Pinecrest Manor in Lucknow on Friday, July 17, 2009, in her 93rd year.

Beloved wife of the late R. Maurice Gowanlock (1966).

July 22, 2009



Ivy A. “Danny” Pratt (née Boone), passed away at her home in Kincardine, with her family by her side, on Sunday, July 19, 2009.

Friend and wife of Colin for 66 years.

Always remembered by her children: Andrew (Fran) and Kathryn (Robert), and grandchildren: Brent, Marc and Rebecca.

Predeceased by son Gregory; parents Paul and Isobel Boone; and brother Arthur.

July 15, 2009


Gladys Cameron (Huston), beloved wife of the late Donald Cameron and formerly of Ripley, passed away at Pinecrest Manor, Lucknow on July 9, 2009, at the age of 95. 


She was born on Feb. 4, 1914 in Huron Township to the late William Huston and Mary Jane Graham. 

Predeceased by daughter Kathryn and by five brothers: Lloyd, Secord, Lovell, Lenny and Lorne. 

July 1, 2009


Annabelle Buchanan, of Kincardine and formerly of Bruce Township and Tiverton, passed away at the South Bruce Grey Heath Centre – Kincardine, on Thursday, May 7, 2009, in her 82nd year.


Annabelle Florence Surridge was the oldest of a family of 10 of the late James and Christena (Kinmond) Surridge. She was born on Nov. 4, 1927, in Kincardine Township.


June 24, 2009



The Reverend Ruth Pogson, formerly of Sidney, B.C. and Kincardine, died at St. Jude’s Anglican Home, Vancouver, on Dec. 30, 2008. She was in her 85th year.

A memorial service and the burial of ashes will be held June 27 at 2 p.m. at St. Luke’s Anglican Church, Bruce Beach.


June 17, 2009


Lloyd Albert Bonnett, of Kincardine, died at Pinecrest Manor, Lucknow, on Friday, June 12, 2009, at the age of 82.


He was born June 8, 1927 in Kincardine Township.

June 10, 2009


Wally Raymond Chalmers, of Point Clark, died at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre-Kincardine, on Monday, June 1, 2009, in his 66th year.

He was the beloved husband of Gail Chalmers (née Gowing); and dear father of Dawn (John) Mawhinney, of Kincardine; and Jeff (Debora), of R.R. 4, Ripley. Cherished grandfather of Matthew, Darby and Larissa.

Loved brother of Jim (Joan) Chalmers, of Blyth; Dave Chalmers, of Wallaceburg; Richard Chalmers, of Goderich; and Mary (Ken) Phillips, of R.R. 3, Lucknow.

June 3, 2009



Dorothy Astles passed away May 21, 2009, after a two year battle with cancer.

Left to mourn is her husband of 62 years, Kenneth Astles, of London; son Bryan Astles (Chris), of Kincardine; grandson Greg Astles (Sneha), of Mississauga; and granddaughter Cara Crossett (Tim), of London.

Missing their beloved great grandma “Elevator” are Benjamin and Samuel Crossett.

May 27, 2009


Albert Victor Ball, of Tiverton Park Manor and formerly of Kincardine passed away at the SBGHC Kincardine, on Monday, May 18, 2009.

The son of the late Ernest and Elsie Ball, Bert was born in Breslau, Ontario, on June 22, 1923.

May 20, 2009


Orland Leslie Leggett, of Tiverton, died after a brief but courageous battle against cancer, at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre-Kincardine, on Wednesday, May 13, 2009, in his 68th year. 

Beloved husband of Lillian Leggett (née Todd). 

Dear father of Leslie (Ken) Ferguson, of Bowmanville; and Vicky (Michael) Quipp, of Tiverton. Sadly missed by his grandchildren: Jordan and Brittany Quipp, and Drew and Logan Ferguson.