PENTNEY, ILLA MAY
Pentney, Illa May, passed away, at Grey Bruce Health Services, Southampton, on Monday July 4, 2005. The former Illa May Tayles of Southampton and formerly of Thistletown, now known as Rexdale, in her 99th year. Wife of the late Robert (Bob) Pentney and daughter of the late Thomas and Minnie (Castator) Tayles. Beloved mother of 5 children, Robert of Southampton, Bernice Goodhead of Barrie, June and her husband Jack Fotherby of Southampton, Mary and her husband Mac McLeish of Washago and Penny MacDonald of Southampton. Sadly missed and fondly remembered by 18 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren. Also survived by her brother-in-law Charles Pentney and his wife Hilda of Manitoba. Predeceased by all her siblings, brothers, George, Armour and Noah, sisters, Arvilla Wilcox, Mildred Shepherd, Minnie Murihead, and Lillian Lougheed, by her son-in-laws, Jack MacDonald, Bill Lougheed and Alex Goodhead and by her grandson Norman. Illa was a Charter Member of the Burwick Women’s Institute of Woodbridge, Past President of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Canadian Legion Branch #286, Thistletown and was a Life Member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Legion Branch #155, Southampton. During WWII Illa served as an Air Raid Warden in Thistletown. Visitation from the Eagleson Funeral Home, 234 Palmerston Street, Southampton, on Wednesday July 6, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The Funeral Service will be conducted in the Chapel of the Funeral Home on Thursday at 2pm. Reverend Margaret Greenhow will officiate. Funeral parking on the lot of Southampton United Church. Interment Southampton Cemetery. Donation’s to Illa’s favourite charity, the Canadian Cancer Society, would be appreciated as your Expression of Sympathy. Southampton Legion Branch #155, Ladies Auxiliary will hold a Memorial Service at the Funeral Home 7:30pm Wednesday evening.
MCGILLIVRAY, CLARENCE DONALD
McGillivray, Clarence Donald, peacefully, at Hampton Court Retirement Villa, Southampton, on Sunday June 15, 2008. Clarence McGillivray in his 88th year. Husband of the late Marion McKechnie McGillivray (Lamont). Dear father of Byron of Edmonton, Ian of Toronto, Rod and his wife Lynda of Toronto, Elaine of Calgary and Yvette of Toronto. Dear brother-in-law of Kent Lamont of Port Elgin, Alex Lamont and his wife Wilda of Saugeen Township, Fraser Lamont and his wife Dorothy of Bruce Township, and brother-in-law of Eunice Emmerton of Bruce Beach and of Sheila Lamont of Brampton. Proud grandfather of Melissa, Daniel, Nathan, Alexander, Katherine and great grandfather of Dante and Sebastian. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews, by his special friends of Hampton Court Villa and his many friends throughout the County of Bruce. Predeceased by his parents, J.D.and Mabel McGillivray, by his infant daughter, Brenda (1951), his sister Lillie and her husband Lloyd Brown and by his brothers, Harvey and his wife Rita and Wilmer. At Clarence’s request his body has been donated to Science. A Memorial Service to Celebrate the Life of Clarence McGillivray will be conducted in the Chapel of the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton on Friday June, 20, 2008 at 2pm. Reverend Henry Sikkema, Knox Presbyterian Church, Tara, will officiate. A time of Fellowship and Sharing will follow in the Family Centre of the Funeral Home. Following research, Interment of Ashes, Lovat Cemetery. Expressions of Remembrance to Knox Presbyterian Church, Tara, the Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation or to the Charity of your Choice
HELWIG, SHIRLEY BERNICE
Helwig, Shirley Bernice, at the Grey Bruce Regional Health Centre, Owen Sound, on Friday July 4, 2008. Shirley Helwig of Southampton in her 81st year. Beloved wife of the late Russell Helwig. Loving mother of Theresa and her husband Elmer Stewart of Southampton, Wendy Woodward of Port Elgin, Debra and her husband Tom Underwood, of Port Elgin and Peter Dotzenroth and his wife Barbara of Oshawa. Proud and loving grandmother of 14 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Survived by her siblings, Betty Hearn, Lois Knowles, and Art Knechtel. Predeceased by her parents Clayton and Bernice Knechtel. Visitation from the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9p.m. Funeral Service to be held in the Chapel on Tuesday July 8, 2008 at 11a.m. Creamtion. Interment of Ashes in Southampton Cemetery, at a later date. Expressions of Remembrance may be made to the Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation or to the Charity of your Choice.
BROWN, MIRIAM KATHERINE
Brown, Miriam Katherine, peacefully, went home to be with her Lord and Saviour on Friday, July 18th, 2008, aged 93 years, at the Elgin Lodge Retirement Home, Port Elgin. She was predeceased by her husband Clarke, her sons, Rev. Douglas and Larry and by her parents, J. Wesley and Ethel Reinhart. Miriam is survived by her beloved sister Joyce Stow of Southampton and her grandchildren Margo Brown, Jennifer Nordeen, Monique Martin and Annelise Lovell. She will be fondly remembered by her four great grandchildren, step-son Bryan Jones, nephew Rick Stow, niece Nancy Stow, great nephew Stefan Pohl, two great nieces, the staff and residents at Elgin Lodge and by many cousins, neighbours, friends, as well as her special friend and caregiver, Valerie Fulham. Miriam will be remembered for her strong faith, zest for life, her terrific sense of humour and her fondness for her dog, Gordie. A Celebration of Miriam’s Life will be conducted at 11am on Saturday July 26th, 2008 in the Chapel of the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton, with Reverend Allan Perks officiating. Private Interment of Ashes, Southampton Cemetery. Expressions of Remembrance to the Gideon Society or to the Charity of your Choice.
WRIGHTSON, BETTY JEAN
Wrightson, Betty Jean, at Guelph General Hospital, Guelph, on Saturday July 19, 2008. Betty Wrightson (nee Ladd) of Southampton in her 56th year. Beloved wife of Steven Bezpalko of Southampton. Dear mother of Carrie Fox of Hanover, Adam (Charlie) and his wife Michelle and Randy and his partner Kelly, both of Guelph. Dear sister of Joyce and her husband Art Showers of Listowel, Lloyd Ladd and his wife Helen of Southampton, Leslie Gibbons and his wife Pauline of Kitchener, Bill Ladd and his wife Wendy of Park Head and David Gibbons of Port Elgin. Sadly missed and fondly remembered by her grandchildren, Charity, Derek, Kyle, Amber, Ryan, Corbin, Shyanne, Matthew, Maverick, Alexis, Tia, Owen and by her 2 great grandchildren. Predeceased by her parents Walter Gibbons and Helen Ladd, by her sister Shirley and by her brothers Robert and Terry. Visitation from the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton, on Tuesday July 22, 2008 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. The Funeral Service will be conducted in the Chapel of the Funeral Home on Wednesday at 2pm. Interment Southampton Cemetery. Expressions of Remembrance to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Stevens, Michael, at his residence in Toronto, on July 23, 2008. Michael Stevens of Toronto and formerly of Saugeen First Nation #29, in his 59th year. Dear brother of Wendy Kewageshig and her partner Fred Johnson of Saugeen First Nation, Philip Kewageshig and his wife Charmaine of Orillia, Janet Kewageshig, Elizabeth and her husband Sheldon Mandawoub and George Kewageshig and his wife Brenda all of Saugeen First Nation. Mike will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by the Stevens Family, by his many nieces and nephews and by his friends in Toronto and in Saugeen. Predeceased by his parents Michael Kewageshig and Sadie Stevens, by his step-mother Esther Kewageshig, his brother, Harold and by his sisters Linda and Connie. Visitation from the Eagleson Funeral Home Southampton, on Wednesday July 30, 2008 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. A Time to Celebrate the Life of Michael Stevens will be held at the Wesley United Church, Saugeen First Nation on Thursday at 2pm. Interment of Ashes, Village Cemetery, Saugeen First Nation. Expressions of Remembrance to the Toronto Council Fire, Native Cultural Centre.
Knickerbocker, Doris, at her residence at Elgin Lodge, Port Elgin, on Friday July 25, 2008. Doris Knickerbocker (nee Calder) of Port Elgin in her 93rd year. Dear sister of Norma Black of Port Elgin and Austin Calder and his wife Edna of Hamilton. Also survived by her sister-in-law Mary Calder of Vancouver. Doris will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews, by her friends, caregivers and staff of Elgin Lodge. Predeceased by her parents Norman and Martha Calder, by her sister Wilma MacAulay, her brothers, Wilbert and Orval, by her 1st husband, Herbert Simmons and by her 2nd husband Schuyler Knickerbocker. At Doris’s request there will be no visitation or funeral services. Cremation. Private Interment of Ashes, Listowel Cemetery. Expressions of Remembrance to the Southampton United Church Memorial Fund.
JAMES, MARION MCARTHUR
James, Marion McArthur, at Grey Bruce Health Services, Southampton on Saturday August 2, 2008. Marion James (nee Nuttall) of Bruce Township her 80th year. Beloved wife of Edmond James of Bruce Township. Dear mother of Betty Threndyle and her friend Jim Bolesworth of Paisley, Bert and his friend Carrie of Elsinore and Ron and his wife Sheila of Meaford. Also survived by her brother, Harry of Walkerton and by her sister Betty and her husband Fred Brown of Sudbury. Sister-in-law of Ruth Nuttall of Winnipeg. Proud grandmother of Sara and her fiance Josh Fritzly, Courtney and her husband Scott McPherson, Ryan and Christopher and of her great grandchildren Alexis and Raine. Predeceased by her parents, Albert and Ada Nuttall, by her brothers, Bruce and his wife Shirley and Bert. For many years Marion along with Edmond operated the James Bakery in Paisley and served her community of Paisley as a Councillor. At Marion’s request there will be no visitation. Cremation. A private family service will be held to honour her life. Interment of Ashes, Hillcrest Cemetery, Tara. Expressions of Remembrance to ARC Industries, Walkerton or to the Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation.
BROWN, DAVID LESLIE
Brown, David Leslie, at Grey Bruce Health Services, Southampton, on Tuesday August 12, 2008. Dave Brown of Southampton in his 70th year. Beloved husband of Cheryl Brown (nee Indoe) of Southampton. Dear father of Rick and his wife Elaine of Hanover, Doug and his partner Melissa, Peggy and her partner Tim and Mike all of Southampton. Also survived by his sister Florence and her husband Ralph Mole of Wiarton and by his brother, Jack and his wife Diane of Oshawa. Proud poppa of Coty, Becky, Jacob and Jocelyn. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews, by the Indoe family and by his many friends of the community. David was retired from the Southampton PUC and Ontario Clean Water. Predeceased by his parents, Andrew and Annie Brown, by his sister, Violet and by his brothers Jim, Wilfred (Dutch), Tom, and Douglas, At Dave’s request there will be no visitation nor funeral service. Cremation. Private Interment of Ashes, Southampton Cemetery. Expressions of Remembrance to Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association.
Todd, Helen, at the Southampton Care Centre, Southampton, on Saturday August 23, 2008, the day of her granddaughter, Megan’s wedding. Helen Todd (nee Pixley) of Southampton in her 91st year. Beloved wife and partner for over 65 years, of Jack A. Todd of Southampton. Dear mother of Judith Todd Taylor of Kingston and Barb and her husband Harry Luscombe of Southampton. Proud grandmother of Katie, Megan and her husband Andrew Sharpe, James, Joanna and her husband George Ambrose, Todd and his wife Jodi and Erik and of her great grandchildren Jenna, Roger and Jack. Helen will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews, by her many friends of the community and the Care Centre. Predeceased by her son Ted, by her parents Irwin and Vera Pixley, by her sisters Marion and Betty and by her brother Wynn. At Helen’s request there will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation. Private family services entrusted to the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton. Expressions of Remembrance to the Southampton United Church Memorial Fund.