Suzanne Elizabeth McIlroy (nee Kelly)
Suzanne Elizabeth McIlroy, 31, of Port Sydney, Ontario passed away surrounded by loving family and close friends at Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto on Friday April 20, 2001 after a seven month struggle with leukemia. Suzanne McIlroy, beloved wife of Sean McIlroy; beloved daughter of Grace Kelly of Oakville and Dr. Jim Kelly and wife, Suzanne of Stratford; beloved daughter-in-law of Barb and Pat McIlroy and Donna Campbell of Huntsville; sadly missed by brothers, Baird and Liam Kelly; fondly remembered by grandparents Eric and Betty McMillan of Stratford, many aunts, uncles, cousins and good friends and her and Sean’s Wheaton Terriers, “Barley” and “Hops”. Born in Stratford, Suzanne attended Bedford Public School. She graduated from Oakville Trafalgar Secondary School and went on to attain her degree, a Bachelor of Commerce from McMaster University. Suzanne started her career with the Hong Kong Bank of Canada and was most recently a successful personal investment manager with ScotiaBank in Muskoka. Suzanne will be resting at the Billingsley Funeral Home, 430 Ravenscliffe Rd., Huntsville where visitation will take place from 7-9 p.m. Monday April 23. Visitation from 11:00 a.m. will be followed with a funeral service at 12:00 noon both taking place at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 12 Centre St., N., Huntsville on Tuesday April 24. On Wednesday April 25, visitors are most welcome at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford from 6-9 p.m. A graveside service is planned from 11:00 a.m. Thursday April 26 at the Avondale Cemetery, 4 Avondale Avenue, Stratford. Charitable donations to the Canadian Cancer Society in lieu of flowers would be appreciated and may be made through the funeral home in Stratford. Suzanne Elizabeth– Until we meet again May God hold you In the palm of his hand. W.G. Young Funeral Home 430 Huron Street Stratford 271-7411.
Clara E. Faulhafer
Clara Elizabeth Faulhafer, a resident of the Maples Nursing Home in Tavistock and formerly of RR 1 Stratford passed away at her residence on Saturday, April 14, 2001 in her 93rd year. Born in North Easthope Township she was a daughter of the late George Faulhafer and Elizabeth (Cook) Faulhafer. She was a life member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Gadshill and a member of the church ELW, a former member of the Stratford Agricultural Society, Easthope Historical Society, Avon Women’s Institute, Stratford Horticultural Society and a former 4H Club Leader. Dear sister of Alvin Faulhafer of RR 1 Stratford and Anne Thompson of Cedarcroft Place, Stratford. Also survived by nieces and nephews, Bob Faulhafer and wife Dorothea, of Gadshill, Marjorie Stix and husband Edward of Waterloo, Ernie Faulhafer and wife Jean of Burnside, Pat Eidt and husband Ken of Amulree, Wayne Faulhafer and wife Linda of RR 1 Stratford, Fred Thompson of Singhampton and Rheo Thompson and wife Sally of Stratford and several grand–nieces and grand–nephews. Predeceased by a nephew Harold Thompson and a sister-in-law Oleva Faulhafer. Friends and relatives will be received at the Heinbuck Funeral Home, 156 Albert Street, Stratford on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Gadshill on Tuesday, April 17, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Norman Lange will officiate. Interment will be in the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church or the Easthope Historical Society through the funeral home. Heinbuck Funeral Home 156 Albert Street Stratford 271-5062
Maurizio (Maurice) Sgariglia
Suddenly at home in St. Marys on Friday, June 22, 2001 Maurizio (Maurice) Sgariglia age 74 years. Beloved husband of Elda (Marcaccio) Sgariglia of St. Marys. Dear brother of Giuseppe, Mario and Luigina, all of Italy. Sadly missed by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Giovannia and Anna. Resting at the L.A. Ball Funeral Chapel (Ball and Sass Ltd.) 7 Water Street, North, St. Marys on Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral mass will be celebrated at Holy Name of Mary Church in St. Marys on Monday, June 25, 2001 at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in St. Marys Cemetery. Donations to St. Marys Memorial Hospital or Holy Name of Mary Church would be appreciated. Parish prayers were said at 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. L.A. Ball Funeral Chapel (Ball and Sass Ltd.) 7 Water Street, North St. Marys 284-1480
Cheryl Diane (Roi) Cowing Robertson
Peacefully at Alexandra Hospital, Ingersoll on December 22, 2001, Cheryl Diane (Roi) Cowing Robertson of Ingersoll in her 52nd year. Beloved wife of Bob of Ingersoll and dear mother of David of Windsor, Sean of Ingersoll, Michael and Candace of Woodstock and Mathew of Ingersoll. Loving daughter of Kenneth and Doris Roi of Tavistock. Dear daughter-in-law of Laurine and the late William E. Robertson of Kitchener, Cleo and Clare Lee of Woodstock and Ivan and Donna Cowing of Grand Bend. Dear sister of Duane Roi of Tavistock, Terry and Monica Roi of Kitchener, Rose and the late Wayne (Joe) Wurdell of Shakespeare. Also survived by many brothers and sisters-in-law and nieces Pamela, Becky and Stephanie. Special cousin Katherine Lichti, special friend Barb Betzner and remembered by Bryan Cowing. Friends may call at the Harland B. Betzner Funeral Home, 177 Dundas Street, Thamesford on Wednesday, December 26, 2001 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where funeral service will be held on Thursday, December 27, 2001 at 11 a.m. Rev. Roger McCombe officiating. Interment Oxford Memorial Park Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be given to The London Regional Cancer Centre. Harland B. Betzner Funeral Home 177 Dundas Street Thamesford 285-2427
Mr. Harold John Lobsinger, age 70, of 524 Brunswick Street, Stratford passed away peacefully at the Stratford General Hospital surrounded by his family on Sunday, October 15, 2000. He was born in Stratford, son of the late Michael Lobsinger and the former Emily Craig. He was a founding director and member of the Stratford Municipal Golf Course. He is survived by his wife of 50 years Lois. Loving father of Gail and husband Dave Moloughney, Garry and friend Judy Bingham, Nancy and husband Jack McNaughton, Paul and wife Brenda, Larry and wife Tracey, Mark and wife Donna, Jennifer and husband Mike LeSouder. Loving grandfather of 17 grandchildren. Dear brother of Elmer of Hamilton, Bernice Maslen of Lucan and Rita and husband Harvey Mogk of Stratford. Also survived by brothers and sisters-in-law James Bossence, Vera and George Kiloh, Dorothy and Ray Caldren of Brampton, Doris and Lloyd Schmidt, Joyce Adair, Shirley and Don Ratz and
many nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by a sister Helen and husband Michael Bannon and brothers and sisters-in-law George and Cecelia Bossence, Maureen Lobsinger, Len Maslen and by a grandson Brock LeSouder. Friends and relatives may call at Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Stratford on Tuesday, October 17th, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral mass will be celebrated at the church on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Rev. Fr. Wilfred Bourque will be celebrant. Cremation will follow. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Society or to the Palliative Care Unit of Spruce Lodge through the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron St., Stratford. W.G. Young Funeral Home 430 Huron Street Stratford, 271-7411.
Ruth Mary Reibling, 79, of Tavistock and formerly of RR 1 Tavistock passed away in the People Care Centre, Tavistock on Monday, November 6, 2000. She was born in North Easthope Township on April 13, 1921 a daughter of the late Sylvester Krampien and the former Rebecca Viola Lashinger. She was a member of Cassel Mennonite Church and was a life member of Princess Elizabeth Women’s Institute. Ruth is survived by her husband, Delton David Reibling of Tavistock, whom she married in North Easthope Township on June 6, 1942; three sons, David and his wife Anna Reibling of RR 1 Tavistock; Thomas and his wife Gertrude Reibling of Engelhart, Douglas Reibling of Vancouver, B.C.; one daughter, Sarah-Jane and her husband John Koutstaal of RR 2 Burgessville; nineteen grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one brother, Albert and his wife Edna Krampien of Ann Arbor, Michigan along with several “Reibling” brothersin-law and sisters-in-law. She was predeceased by her son, Russell in 1967; her daughter, Mary Elizabeth in infancy; two brothers, Irvin and his wife Dorothy Krampien, Harold and his wife Wilma Krampien. Friends and relatives will be received in the Francis Funeral Home, 77 Woodstock Street, North, Tavistock (today) Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held in Cassel Mennonite Church, RR 1 Tavistock on Wednesday, November 8, 2000 at 2 p.m. The Rev. James Whitehead will officiate. Interment in Bethel Cemetery, Wilmot Township. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated and may be made through the funeral home by calling 655-2431. Francis Funeral Home 77 Woodstock Street, North Tavistock 655-2431
Aidan James Butler
Beloved baby son of Martin and Sharon Butler died peacefully at the Pediatric Critical Care Unit of the Childrens Hospital of Western Ontario on Saturday, October 14, 2000, with his family by his side. Besides his parents, Aidan is survived by his older brothers Ryan and Mitchell; grandparents Jennifer and John Roper of Stratford and Reg and Joyce Butler of Bloxwich, England; great-grandmother Catherine Sandoz of Bloxwich, England. Also surviving are numerous aunts, uncles and cousins in Canada and England. Friends may call at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Monday, October 16th from 7-9 p.m. A family funeral service will be held on Tuesday, October 17th. Interment in Avondale Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Sunshine Foundation or to the Asthma/Allergy Association through the funeral home. W.G. Young Funeral Home 430 Huron Street Stratford, 271-7411.