KLINKMAN, Joyce - Passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness, Friday, June 4, 2004, at Freeport Health Centre of Grand River Hospital, Kitchener. Joyce Klinkman in her 72nd year was the beloved wife of the late Kenneth (December 1996). Loving mother of Steven and his wife Elizabeth, Susan McKenzie, Peter and his wife Janice Given, all of Kitchener and Jeffrey and his wife Jody of Bracebridge. Loving grandmother of Taryn, Nathan, Reed, Alex, Emily, Kyle, Robyn, Paige, Greer. Dear daughter of Audrey McRae of Kitchener and the late Angus. Dear sister of Kenneth McRae and his wife Liz of Ayr and Douglas McRae and his wife Carol of London. Joyce retired from Dare Foods after 25 years service. She spent her volunteer time as a member and Area Captain for T.O.P.S. and enjoyed her time at Kintail Beach. Joyce's family will receive relatives and friends from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday, June 7, 2004 (today) at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick St., Kitchener 749-8467. Funeral service 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 8, 2004 at Kitchener East Presbyterian Church, (10 Zeller Dr., Kitchener). Rev. Mark Richardson officiating. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Grand River Regional Cancer Centre or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home). Visit www.obit411.com/1308 for Joyce's Memorial.
MARK LIVINGSTONE 1963-2004 Suddenly, as the result of an auto accident near Orangeville, on Tuesday, June 1, 2004. Mark was 40.Beloved husband and soulmate of Sally (Jacob) and dearest father and friend to Matt. He will be lovingly remembered by his mother, Sheila Livingstone of Kitchener; sisters Lisa and Jill Livingstone of Kitchener; mother and father-in-law Bonnie and Lawson Jacob of Waterloo; sisters and brother-in-law, Peggy and her husband John Krzewski of Kitchener, Barbara and her husband Rob Boshart and Tom Jacob of Waterloo and his nieces and nephews, Brittany and Jessica Livingstone, Stephen and Laura Krzewski and Michael and Ryan Boshart. Mark was a special godfather to Jessica Livingstone. He was predeceased by his father James "Mickey" Livingstone.Mark was a dedicated employee of Conestoga Rovers where he had worked for 18 enjoyable years. He loved sports and the outdoors by participating in recreational hockey, baseball, skiing and golf. Mark volunteered with the Track 3 Skiing program at Chicopee and enjoyed many summers in cottage country with his family and friends.Friends are invited to share their memories of Mark with his family at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo on Sunday, June 6, 2004 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. A service to celebrate Mark's life will be held at First United Church, King and William Streets in Waterloo, on Monday, June 7, 2004 at 11 a.m. Cremation will follow. Following the service, friends and relatives are invited to a reception in Hilliard Hall of the church.In memory of Mark, donations to Ronald MacDonald House in Hamilton or Track 3 Skiing at Chicopee would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy and can be arranged through the funeral home, phone 745-8445 or www.edwardrgood.com"Forever Young"
SCHUETT, Georgina - Passed away peacefully, after a short illness, on Thursday, June 3, 2004, at Freeport Health Centre of Grand River Hospital. Georgina (nee Gardiner) Schuett, in her 74th year, was the beloved wife of Joseph (Dale) Schuett for 52 years. Loving mother of Tim Schuett and Candie and her husband Dave Graf, all of Kitchener. Proud grandmother of Katie and Kevin. Dear sister of Laurene Spark of Arthur. Predeceased by parents, William and Katharine (nee Patterson) Gardiner; three brothers, Elmer, Perry and Oswald. Georgina was employed at Mutual Life, Bench Craft but was most proud of her years at home as a loving mother.Georgina's family received relatives and friends from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick St., Kitchener, 749-8467 and will continue today (Saturday) from 10-11 a.m. Funeral service 11 a.m. Saturday, June 5, 2004 in the chapel of the funeral home, followed by a reception. Private family interment Walkerton Cemetery on Monday. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Grand River Regional Cancer Centre or the Arthritis Society would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home). Special thanks to Connie and all of the staff at CarePartners, as well as Dr. Williamson and the nursing staff at Palliative Care, Freeport Health Centre. Visit www.obit411.com/1307 for Georgina's memorial.
SHIRLEY SEIP 1926 - 2004 At St. Mary's Hospital in Kitchener, on Friday, June 4, 2004. Shirley would have celebrated her 78th birthday on Monday. Dear mother of Carol Bevan, Jim Seip, Linda and her husband Ray Wilson, Gary (Haney) Seip and fiancee Connie Bauer, Cheryl Decoppel and Dale Marks, Joanne and her husband Ron Carpenter and the youngest, Dale Seip. She will also be lovingly remembered by her 12 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; sisters, Zell Robinson and Jo and John Bell; brother, Ken MacGregor and sister-in-law, Dianne MacGregor. She was predeceased by her husband, Russell Seip in 1997; son-in-law, Jack Bevan; brother, George MacGregor; her parents and Tyson. Friends and relatives are invited to share their memories of Shirley with her family at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home, 171 King Street South, Waterloo, today (Saturday) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Sunday from 2-3 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 445 Anndale Road, Waterloo. A service to celebrate Shirley's life will follow at Christ Lutheran Church on Sunday at 3 p.m., with Rev. James Brown officiating. Interment will follow in Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo. In memory of Shirley, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Lung Association - Waterloo Region would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy and can be arranged through the funeral home, phone 745-8445 or www.edwardrgood.com Following the committal service at the cemetery, friends and relatives are invited to return to the church for refreshments and a time to visit with the family. A special thanks to the Sixth Floor nurses and all the staff at St. Mary's Hospital for making our mother's last seven days as comfortable as possible.
SUCH, Frederick David - Aged 87, of Comox, B.C., passed away suddenly, on Tuesday, June 1, 2004. Predeceased by his wife Louella in 2003. He is survived by his step-family, sons Murray (Linda) Frey of Hamburg, Ontario, Dale Frey of Comox and Dennis Frey of Calgary; daughters Joyce Record of Cambridge, Ontario, Janet (Donald) Forde and Deborah Axworthy, both of Calgary; many grandchildren and his brother Edward Such of Kitchener. Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, June 9 at 11 a.m. from Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgay (403) 276-2296 with interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Comox Arrangements entrusted to Comox Valley Funeral Home, (250) 334-0707.
SZYMCZAK, Marian - Passed away peacefully, on June 3, 2004, at Sunnyside Nursing Home, in his 89th year. Marian Szymczak was born September 30, 1915 in Poznan, Poland. He is survived by one sister Natalia Kowalski in Lodz, Poland and one sister Gena Bazan in Fallon, Illinois. Marian will fondly be remembered by nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brothers Stefan and Taedeusz. Marian was employed by B.F. Goodrich for 30 years until his retirement. Marian was also a member of St. Joseph and St. John Society and a devoted member of Sacred Heart RC Church where he attended and helped with Mass for many years. Marian served in the Polish Army prior to the war, and then made his way to Canada via Italy in 1946. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Polish Branch No. 412 where he participated in many Legion events. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Schreiter-Sandrock Funeral Home & Chapel, 51 Benton at Church Street, Kitchener ( 742-4481) on Sunday from 5 until 9 p.m. Rosary will be offered on Sunday evening at 7 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, June 7 2004 at 11 a.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel, Father Stanislaw Zaryczny CR officiating. Interment Woodland Cemetery Kitchener. Reception to follow at the Royal Canadian Legion Polish Branch No. 412 on Wellington Street. Donations to Sacred Heart Millennium Fund or the Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.
WINTERHALT, Oscar - Passed away peacefully, on Friday, June 4, 2004, at Village of Winston Park Nursing Home. Oscar Winterhalt in his 81st year was the beloved husband of the late Joan (nee Scorgie) Winterhalt (2000). Dear brother of Bernice Heiman and brother-in-law of Albert Schlachter both of Kitchener. Uncle to Thom Heiman and his wife Mary Ellen and family of Burlington, Mary Pat and her husband Lou Flores of Toronto, Carol Kuntz and family and Susan and husband Pat McGrath and family, all of Kitchener. Predeceased by sister Marguerite Schlachter (1995) and parents George and Margaret (nee Moogk). Oscar served with the RCAF 1942 - 1972. Oscar's family will receive relatives and friends from 7-9 p.m. today (Monday) at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick St., Kitchener 749-8467. Prayers will be offered in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday, June 8, 2004 at 9:30 a.m. followed by procession to St. Aloysius RC Church for funeral mass at 10 a.m. Interment Woodland Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Alzheimer Society or charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home). Visit www.obit411.com/1309 for Oscar's Memorial.
DAVIDSON, Robert Leonard - It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of Robert Leonard Davidson, on Friday, June 4 at the Cambridge Memorial Hospital, in his 68th year. Bob will be sadly missed by his brother, William M. Davidson (Carol) of Brantford; his sisters, Dawn Chamberlain (Norm) of Smith Falls, Shirley Bonic (Nick) of Regina, Sask., Lee Greenfield (Bob) of Brantford and Wendy Mclnnis (Bill) of Aurora and his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his mother, Murdena Macdonald Davidson (2003) and his father, Leonard Davidson (1957). Bob had the pleasure of serving his country in the Royal Canadian Air Force and was a longterm employee of Jonas TV in Cambridge. At Bob's request, cremation has taken place. A Memorial ceremony will be held (today) Monday, June 7, 2004 at 3 p.m. at the Barthel Funeral Home, (566 Queenston Rd. at Argyle, Cambridge 653-3251). As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Cambridge Memorial Hospital Palliative Care would be appreciated by the family. Special thanks to the 3rd floor palliative care nursing staff at the Cambridge Memorial Hospital.
FEATHERSTON, Lorne - At the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Saturday, June 5, 2004. Lorne Featherston, beloved husband of Maria and loving father of Benjamin, Michael and Vicki. Dear brother of Jan (Roy) Martin and Blanche (Ralph) Miller. Lorne was public services librarian at Fort Erie Public Library for over twenty years. An avid birder, he was a volunteer with the Ontario Breeder Bird Atlas, a member of the Bert Miller Nature Club and the Ontario Field Ornithologists. He served on Group Committee for 7th Fort Erie Scouts. Lorne and his family attend St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Ridgeway. Friends may call at The Williams Funeral Home, 722 Ridge Road North, Ridgeway from 2-4 and 7-9 Tuesday. Funeral services will be conducted in St. Luke's Lutheran Church Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock. Interment Emmanuel Lutheran Cemetery. Memorial donations would be appreciated to The Nature Conservancy of Canada, The Canadian Cancer Society or St. Luke's Lutheran Church. On line condolences may be sent to williamsfuneralhome.ca
FORSTER, Rachel - Passed away, at Hanover and District Hospital, on Saturday, June 5, 2004, at age 88.She was a daughter of Lavina Stade and Robert Curtis. Survived by sons, Fred and his wife Margaret Rose of Keene, Ken and his wife Carol of Cambridge; grandchildren, David of Kitchener, Douglas of Whitby and Susan of Cambridge and nine nieces and nephews. Predeceased by husband, Elgin Forster; grandson, Mark; sister, Irene Rae and a brother, Norman Curtis. Rachel was a lifelong native of Brant township and the Town of Hanover. She was a member of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. She served as Librarian of the Public Library from 1960 - 1963 and was a member of the Hanover Town Council for six years. She had a 25 year career as Film Librarian, Secretary for the Blue Water Film Federation and employed by the National Film Board of Canada, serving in both Hanover and Kitchener offices. After retirement she and Elgin took up residence at Dankert Lake on the property of the home farm where she was born in 1916. During this time she was Treasurer of St. Andrew's Church for 13 years and was a member of St. Andrew's Women. A Memorial Service will be held at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Hanover on Wednesday, June 9. 2004 at 2 p.m. with visiting 1 hour prior to service. Rev. Alice Wilson officiating. Cremation with Interment in Hanover Cemetery. Memorial donations to St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church or the charity of ones' choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover assisting with arrangements.
GATE, George I.C. - Peacefully, at Groves Memorial Community Hospital on Sunday, June 6, 2004 with his family by his side, George I.C. Gate, in his 85th year. Beloved husband of Muriel (Howlett). Dear father of Joanne and her husband Ron Gallan, Patsy (Pat) and her husband Peter Eckhardt and Shirley Day. Grandpa to Deanna Gallan, Nathan Gallan and his friend Jackie, Kevin Eckhardt and his wife Tracy, Dwayne Eckhardt and his wife Justine, Paul Eckhardt, Michael Day and Kristy Day. Predeceased by a grandson, Steven Day. Great-grandpa to Austin, Julia and Christopher. He will be missed by his brothers-in-law, Jack Rushby and Ernie Howlett and sister-in-law, Kay Howlett. Predeceased by his parents, Joseph and Edith Gate, one brother and five sisters. George was a dispatch rider during World War Two, serving up through the Italian campaign. He was a long time employee of Beatty Bros. Ltd. in Fergus and a member of the RC Legion Br. # 275, Fergus. Friends will be received at the Thomson & Collins Funeral Home, 160 St. David Street North, Fergus on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. A legion memorial service will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday evening at 6:45 p.m. Funeral service in the chapel on Wednesday, June 9, 2004 at 11 a.m. with Padre Stephen Witcher officiating. Cremation with interment of cremated remains later at Belsyde Cemetery. For those who wish, memorial donations to Groves Memorial Hospital Building Fund or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
HALL, Ronald Andrew "Ron" - Passed away, at Cambridge Memorial Hospital, on Saturday, June 5, 2004, at the age of 76.Loving husband of Ruth Hall (nee Schmidt). Beloved father of Wayne Ronald Hall and his wife Wendy of Cambridge and Thomas Andrew Hall and his wife Carol of Waterloo. Cherished grandfather of Terry Hall and his wife Lynn, Chris Hall and Sally, Patrick Kunst, Scott Hall and Cassandra Hall. Ron is also survived by his sister, Margaret Clayton and her husband Newton of Guelph. Predeceased by his daughter, Patricia Lynn Couch (nee Hall). Resting at Corbett Funeral Home, 95 Dundas Street, Cambridge, where the family will receive friends today (Tuesday) 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers will be recited at the funeral home on Tuesday evening at 8:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick's RC Church, Wellington Street, Cambridge, on Wednesday, June 9, 2004 at 11 a.m. In Ron's memory, expressions of sympathy may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Alzheimer Society.
HARRISON, Charles Stewart - At Listowel Memorial Hospital on Saturday, June 5, 2004, Mr. Charlie Harrison of Listowel, in his 83rd year. Beloved husband of Eva (Fischer) Harrison. Dear uncle of Jim and Louise Gill of Kingsville, Sheryl and Merv Quipp of R.R.2, Monkton and Kerry Harrison of Florida. Brother-in-law of Grace Fischer and Percy Fischer, both of Listowel. Also survived by Eva's aunt Norma Hilpert of Listowel, and his Godson Dale Hilpert of Kutzville. Predeceased by his parents, Frances and Margaret (Minshull) Harrison; sister, Jeannie Gill and brothers, Louis and Marshall Harrison. Visitation will be held at the Robert Trench Funeral Home, Listowel on Monday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, June 8th at 11 a.m. Reverend George Russell officiating. Interment in North Logan Cemetery. Memorial donations to Calvary United Church, Heart & Stroke Foundation or Listowel Memorial Hospital would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.