ALLIN S. COOPER
Passed away at the Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto, on Saturday, January 18, 2003.
In his 79th year.
Loving husband of Jayne (nee Gordon). Extraordinary father of John of Minden, Jean of 100 Mile House, B.C., and step-father of Ruth of Cobden, Thom Northgrave of Barrie. Father-in-law of Jane of Colborne, Bob Berke, Gary Foster. Dear friend of Diana Stringer of Michigan. Unforgettable grandfather to Bobbie-Jean, Billy-John, Melissa, Krista, Jamie, and Wyatt. Allin was active in WWII as a Wireless Air Gunner and he kept in touch through Ham Radio. He was an old-timer with "Hydro". He founded Woodcutters Supplies and was widely known for his knowledge of chainsaws. Allin was also a Past President of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #129, Haliburton. A Celebration in Memory of Allin's Life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #636, Minden on a date and time to be announced in August of 2003. Cremation has taken place. Memorial donations to the Royal Canadian Legin Branch #636, Minden would be appreciated by the family and can be made through the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home Ltd., 127 Main St., Minden.
On Monday, January 13, 2003, at Highland Wood Center, Haliburton, Ontario, Estelle Marguerite Baldry, wife of the late Arnold Baldry (May 1986). Dear mother of Ross Baldry (Marjorie), Haliburton. Dear grandmother of Mrs. Catherine Constantino (Lou), Haliburton, Mary Jane Brennan (William) Innisfil, Ontario and James Baldry (Susan), Minden, Ontario. Great grandmother of Matthew, Jeffrey and Jonathan Brennan, Jacey, Griffen and Brady Baldry. Mrs. Baldry was predeceased by her sister Mae Crompton. Mrs. Baldry was born in Brockville, Ontario, March 28, 1909 and was the daughter of the late James and Elizabeth Ross. She was an active member of St. Andrews United Church and the Diamond Group of the Church. Rested at the funeral chapel of Hetherington & Deans for service in the chapel on Thursday, January 16, 2003 at 1 p.m. Interment in Fairview Cemetery. In memoriam, contributions to St. Andrews United Church would be appreciated. Friends called from 7-9 Wednesday.
EDWARD JAMES "ROGER" BRYANT
Passed away peacefully at the Haliburton Hospital
on Friday, January 17, 2003 at the age of 55.
Beloved husband of Doris. Dear father of Rhonda and her husband Michael of West Guilford, Valerie and her husband Chris of Minden, Dwight and his fiancee Shannon of Burlington, predeceased by Robert. Loving grandfather of Paul, Tim, Benjamin and Kyle. Dear brother of Brad, Sheila and Shirley. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Friends were invited to visit the family at the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home Ltd., 127 Main St., Minden K0M 2K0 (1-888-588-5777) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday. Funeral Service was held in the chapel on Monday, January 20, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Princess Margaret Hospital or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
LEE JAMES "JIM" CONGDON
Passed away suddenly at home in Lochlin on Wednesday, January 15, 2003 In his 64th year.
Beloved husband of Beryl (nee Stevenson). Loving father of Gloria and her husband Randy Barnum of Haliburton, Lisa and her husband André Lambier of Pontypool, Teresa and her husband Chris Portier of Bowmanville. Loving Gramps of Courtney, Kristin, Kelsey, and Shelby. Dear brother of Marie and Russell Baker, Dave and Marilyn Congdon, Rilla and Bob Davis. Sadly missed by Simms. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Friends were invited to visit the family at the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home Ltd., 127 Main St., Minden, K0M 2K0 (1-888-588-5777) on Thursday, January 16, 2003 from 7-9 p.m. and on Friday, January 17, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Masonic Service was held on Friday evening at 8:30 p.m. Funeral Service was held in the Chapel on Saturday, January 18, 2003 at 1:00 p.m. Spring interment at the Ingoldsby Pioneer Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
In loving memory of Mima Burwood (Resident of Haliburton, Ont.). Suddenly at her residence on Monday morning, March 17, 2003 in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Art Burwood. Loving sister of Isabel (Mrs. William Harlow) of Sunderland. Predeceased by her brothers Burt Fielding, Ken Fielding, Leslie Fielding and her sister Edith Stank. Fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Friends called at the HALIBURTON COMMUNITY FUNERAL HOME, Hwy. #118, Haliburton, Ont. 4579209 on Sat., Mar. 22, 2003 from 1 p.m. until time of Funeral Service in the Chapel at 2 p.m.. Interment later Ingoldsby Cemetery, Ingoldsby. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Ingoldsby United Church Building Fund, Haliburton Hospital Auxiliary or the Haliburton County Home Support would be appreciated by the family. CA
ELIZABETH (Betty) SMITH EXON
Peacefully at the Haliburton Hospital on the
morning of Friday, March 21, 2003. In her 93rd year.
Beloved wife of Les Burk (predeceased) and George Exon (predeceased). Loving mother of Joan Irish (Gerald), Beth Harrison (Ken), Nancy Hutchinson (Russell), Lois Whittaker (Doug predeceased), grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Betty was active in the Red Cross, Lochlin United Church, a member of the Royal Canadian Legion and worked at Hyland Crest Senior Citizens' Home. Friends were invited to call at the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home in Minden, Ont. 2862181 on Monday, March 24, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday, March 25, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. Spring interment Ingoldsby Cemetery, Ingoldsby. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Haliburton Highlands Health Services (Haliburton Hospital) would be appreciated by the family.
PETROVIC, ELIZABETH (nee Bereti)
Peacefully in her sleep at Extendicare (Haliburton) on March 21, 2003 In her 82nd year.
Predeceased by her husbands Despot Bogdanov, Janez Petrovic and Vladimir Prostran. Dear mother of Susan Peters-Miller. Beloved grandmother of Sylvia Lisa Miller. Cherished great-grandmother of Alexandra and Samantha. Survived by family and friends in Hungary and Canada. Elizabeth passed away as bravely and gracefully as she lived. She thrived, despite the many hardships of her life, always treating others with kindness and respect. We were blessed to have known a woman of such strength, compassion, integrity and honour. She will be dearly missed. Friends called at the SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME, 873 Kingston Road (west of Victoria Park Ave.) Toronto (416) 6982861 on Monday from 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service was held at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church (203 River Street) Toronto, on Tuesday, March 25, 2003 at 10 a.m. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery.
WHITTAKER, DOUGLAS "DOUG" SAMUEL
In loving memory of Douglas "Doug" Samuel Whittaker. Peacefully at the Haliburton Hospital on Tuesday morning, March 18, 2003 in his 61st year. Beloved husband of Lois (nee Exon). Loving and dear father of Darren and Scott. Dear brother of Marion Donaldson (Larry - predeceased), Shirley Tufford (Clifford), Roberta Fitton, and Lynda LaPorte (Edward). Predeceased by his mother Pauline (nee Dean), his father Clifford, his brother Harold, and his sister Noreen. Lovingly remembered by Lynn and Tanya and many other special friends, nieces, nephews and family. Doug worked at Curry Motors Body Shop since 1961, was a Captain of the Haliburton Fire Department from 1968 to 1974 and 1984 to 1991, and was an Associate Member of the Royal Canadian Legion. Friends were invited to call at the HALIBURTON COMMUNITY FUNERAL HOME, Hwy. #118, Haliburton, Ont. 4579209 on Thursday afternoon, March 20, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service was held in the Chapel on Friday morning, March 21, 2003 at 11 o'clock. Spring interment Evergreen Cemetery, Haliburton. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Haliburton Highlands Outdoors Association would be appreciated by the family.
ADRIANUS HENRICUS GOVERDE
Passed away at the Haliburton Hospital after a prolonged illness on Saturday, May 17, 2003.
Beloved husband of Catharina Elizabeth Goverde (nee Van Zundert). Dear father of Henry of Vancouver, Jim of Toronto, Martin and Luisa of Cambridge, Connie and Bob of Perkinsfield, Greg and Heather of Peterborough, Audrey and Eric of Whitby, predeceased by his daughter Elizabeth (2001) and grandfather to nine grandchildren. Survived by four brothers and two sisters; William Goverde, Lou and Toss Goverde, Martin and Joan Goverde, John and Gerda Goverde, Beth and Richard v.d. Wildenberg, and Adriana Goverde. In honouring Adrian's wishes, cremation has taken place and family memorial gathering will be held at a later date. Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated by the family and can be arranged through the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home Ltd., 127 Main St., Minden (17052862181).
CORA J. (nee Burnet) KENNEDY
Went peacefully to be with her Lord early on Wednesday morning, May 21, 2003.
In her 82nd year.
Beloved wife of 59 years to A. Gordon Kennedy. Sadly missed by son Dennis and his wife Heather, daughter Jan and her husband Peter, son Keith, and daughter Gail and husband David. Loving grandmother of Aeryn, Tracy, Graham, Christopher, Ian, Kevin and Darryl. Great grandmother of Shannon and Aiden. Also survived by sister Peggy and several nieces and nephews. Friends were invited to visit the family at the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home Ltd., 127 Main St., P.O. Box 427 Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 (1888) 5885777 on Monday, May 26, 2003 from 11:30 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 1:30 p.m. Interment at the Kinmount Cemetery. Reception to follow in the family centre at the Funeral Home. Memorial donations to the Heart and stroke Foundation would be gratefully acknowledged.
Went to be with his best friend Jesus on Thursday evening, May 22, 2003 in his 6th year. Precious son of Robert and Wendy Snelgrove. Beloved brother of Bethany, Lindsey and Lauren. Fondly remembered by his grandparents Ronald and Ruth Snelgrove, Patricia Pate, and George and Marion Grant. Josh will be sadly missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins, schoolmates, teachers and friends. Friends are invited to visit with the family at the HALIBURTON COMMUNITY FUNERAL HOME, Hwy. #118, Haliburton, Ontario (705) 4579209 on Wednesday afternoon, May 28, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Then to Lakeside Baptist Church, Park Street, Haliburton, Ontario for Funeral Services on Thursday afternoon, May 29, 2003 at 2 o'clock. Interment West Guilford Baptist Church Cemetery, West Guilford, Ontario. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Joshua Hope Fund would be appreciated by the family and may be made through the CIBC and Nancy's Flowers, Haliburton or the Haliburton Community Funeral Home.
"And we know, that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are called according to his purpose." Rom 8:28
"But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles, they shall run and not be weary; and they shall walk and not faint." Isa 40:31
JAMES E. "JIM" RICHARDSON
(Former Member of the R.C.Y.C., and the Argonaut Rowing Club)
Passed away suddenly at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on
Tuesday, May 20, 2003.
In his 75th year.
Loving husband of Annette (nee Young). Dear brother of Jack and his wife Margaret, Bill and his wife Kim. Fondly remembered by Molly Richardson and also by many nieces, nephews, and friends. Friends were invited to visit the family at the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home Ltd., 127 Main St., P.O. Box 427 Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 (1888) 5885777 on the evening of Friday, May 23, 2003 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday, May 24, 2003 from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 2:00 p.m. Cremation to follow. Reception will be held at the Rockcliffe Hotel in Minden. Memorial donations to the Minden Hospital Building Fund or to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
HOAD, JOAN MARJORIE
Beloved wife of Peter. Loving mother of Simon, Jonathan and Anna, doting grandmother to Shivaun and big sister to Patricia. Inspirational teacher and gifted artist. Joan leaves behind many friends and the undying legacy of a life lived with full commitment to her ideals and service to her community. She will be missed by all who knew her. An informal gathering to celebrate Joan's life will be held in June. As expressions of sympathy donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to The Haliburton Community Funeral Home, Haliburton, Ont. 4579209.
Peacefully over looking the lake, in her home R.R. #2, Minden, Ont. surrounded by her family, passed away Saturday, July 5, 2003 in her 77th year. Loving mother of Debbie Halpin, Carol (Gary) Herr and Jack Taverner. Dear Grandmother of Heather (John) Taverner, Jay (Amanda) Taverner, Doug (Heather) Halpin, Katie (Steve) Halpin, James (Sarah) Herr and Natalie (Greg) Herr. Special Nana to Amanda, Brandon, John and Mark. Dear friend of Sue Tribe. Predeceased by her husband Harold R. Taverner (March 11th, 1997) and by per parents Edwin and Ethel Machell and brother Walter Machell. Loving sister of Geri (John) Huncar. The family welcomed family and friends to visit with them at the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home Ltd., 127 Main St., Minden, Ont. (888) 5885777 on Monday, July 7, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A brief Memorial Service was held at 8:30 p.m. Now Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas. Visitation Tuesday, July 8, 2003 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, July 9, 2003 at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow in Elmdale Memorial Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, the Shriners Crippled Children or the charity of choice.
WILLIAM HENRY "Harry" HOBDEN
Passed away peacefully at the Peterborough Civic Hospital on Wednesday, January 28, 2004.
In his 75th year.
Beloved husband of 53 years to Geneva "Neva" (nee Sisson). Dear father of Ina and her husband Rick Snell, Bernard, Velda, Laverne and his wife Pam, and Terry. Loving grandfather of 11 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Dear brother Blanche, Doris, Walter and his wife Liz, brother-in-law of Terry and Linda, Dale and Heather, Jane, Orie and Faye, and Corinne. Predeceased by his grandson Greg and by many brothers and sisters. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Friends were invited to visit the family at the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home Ltd., Minden on Friday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service in the chapel on Saturday, January 31, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. Spring Interment at Maple Lake United Church Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the Haliburton Highlands Health Services Foundation or to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Masonic Service at the Funeral Home on Friday at 8:30 p.m.
ON FEBRUARY 2, 2004 AFTER A LENGTHY ILLNESS, WITH COURAGE AND DIGNITY THAT CHARACTERIZED HIS LIFE, JOHN GUNNING IN HIS 61ST YEAR DIED SURROUNDED BY THOSE HE LOVED. BELOVED HUSBAND, PARTNER IN LOVE, LIFE AND BUSINESS OF WENDY. PROUD AND LOVING FATHER OF MICHAEL, HALIBURTON AND D.J., WHISTLER, B.C. JOHN WILL BE SADLY MISSED BY FATHER WILLIAM (EILEEN, 2002) AND SISTER MARILYN SPENCER AND FAMILY. CHERISHED SON-IN-LAW OF WALTER AND VIVIAN SCHUSSLER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW OF PETER SCHUSSLER. SUPPORTED AND ENCOURAGED TO THE END BY HIS GREAT FRIENDS JEAN EDOUARD DE MARENCHES AND MARTHA PERKINS WHO HELPED KEEP HIS SPIRITS UP. A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO THE STAFF AT COUNTY COMMERCIAL PRINTERS FOR ALL THEIR SUPPORT.THE FAMILY WILL RECEIVE FRIENDS AT THE GORDON MONK FUNERAL HOME, MINDEN ON THURSDAY FEBRUARY 5 FROM 2:00 TO 4:00P.M. AND 7:00 TO 9:00P.M. FUNERAL SERVICE ON FRIDAY FEBRUARY 6 AT 2:00P.M. AT LAKESIDE BAPTIST CHURCH, HALIBURTON. IN LIEU OF FLOWERS PLEASE CONSIDER A DONATION TO THE HALIBURTON HIGHLANDS HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION.
RUBY DELMA (nee Ward) BIRD
Passed away peacefully at the Haliburton Hospital on Tuesday, May 4, 2004.
In her 88th year.
Beloved wife of the late Arvine Herbert Bird, dear mother of Jack and Mary of St. Catharines, Beau and Verna of Haliburton, Glen and Marie of Haliburton, Erma and Ron Dack of Tory Hill, Earl and Muriel of Halls Lake, Bob and the late Dianne of Haliburton, Linda and Lloyd Bull of Haliburton, Sherry and Dwight Dettman of Kinmount, Judy and Mark Taylor of Westmeath, predeceased by daughter-in-law Marylou. Loving grandmother of 23 grandchildren and 32 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Harry and predeceased by Morley, Bill, Earl, Jim, Lillian, Ada and Thelma. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Friends were invited to visit the family at the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home Ltd., 127 Main St., Minden on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Then to Lakeside Baptist Church, Haliburton for Funeral Service on Saturday, May 8, 2004 at 11 a.m. Interment at the Evergreen Cemetery, Haliburton. Reception followed at the church (downstairs). Memorial donations to the Haliburton Highlands Health Services Foundation (HHHSF) or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.