Jack (John) Chalmers
Jack (John) Thompson Chalmers of 11 Warwick Road, Stratford, passed away peacefully at the Stratford General Hospital on Tuesday, April 17, 2001 in his 74th year. He was born in Stratford, March 13, 1927. He was employed at Valeo, Stratford and was a longtime coach of Chalmers Chargers. He is survived by his wife of 49 years Barbara June (Wright). Dear father of Edward and Viola of Sturgeon Falls, David and Shari of Stratford, Wanda Browning of Mitchell, Thomas and Jenie of Dublin and George and Karen of Stratford. Loving grandfather of Jason and Kealani, Gloria and Bill, Joshua, Sabrina and Fred, Tom Jr. and Krystal, Lindsay and Brian, Jacqueline and Matthew, Jeffery, Shaunna, Devin, David, and Tina. Great grandfather of Galen, Kobie, Braydon and Rhiana. Brother of Betty and Martin Hampel of Stratford and Rankin and Nancy Chalmers of Cambridge. Also surviving is one sister-in-law Joyce Chalmers of Stratford and by many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents William and Beatrice (Hill) Chalmers, by brothers William, Kenneth, Donald and Gerald and by one sister Dorothy. Cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Friday, April 20. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association through the funeral home. W.G. Young Funeral Home 430 Huron Street Stratford 271-7411
Clara May Gerber
On Tuesday, June 26, 2001 at her residence Chateau Gardens, Elmira. She was formerly of Milverton and was born 89 years ago in Port Huron, Michigan. A daughter of the late Frank and Mary (Kropf) Boss and adopted daughter of the late Simon and Sarah (Kropf) Jantzi. She was a member of Poole Mennonite Church, Poole. Clara enjoyed cooking and baking. Beloved wife of Amos R. Gerber who predeceased her on March 23, 1995. Dear mother of Ken and his wife Lucille of Port Ritchie, Florida, Frank and his wife Joan of Port Elgin, Doris and her husband Ralph Bast of St. Jacobs and Sharon and her husband James Lebold of Bayfield. Sadly missed by nine grandchildren and six greatgrandchildren. Clara was predeceased by two brothers Raymond and Stella Boss and Nicholas and Mary Jantzi. Family and friends may call at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 7 Spencer Street, Milverton on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2001 at Poole Mennonite Church, Poole at 2 p.m. with Pastor Paul Dyck officiating. Interment to follow in the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Mennonite Central Committee. Mark Jutzi Funeral Home 7 Spencer Street Milverton 595-8203
Suddenly on Tuesday, November 13, 2001, at the Stratford General Hospital, Murray Schneuker of Milverton. He was born in Milverton 67 years ago a son of the late Alfred J. and Lavina (Vinie Jacobs) Schneuker. Murray was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Milverton. He was a charter member of Home Hardware and owned and operated Schneuker’s Home Hardware, Milverton until his retirement. He was a member of the Milverton Lions Club where he enjoyed serving in many capacities. He was a member of the Hepworth Anglers. His most recent love and interest was playing in the Satchell Band. Murray enjoyed traveling and times with family and friends at the cottage. Beloved husband of Shirley E. Morton whom he married July 20, 1957. Loving father of Jim and Rita of Milverton and Jill who predeceased him in 1992. Special grandpa of Erin, Carla and David. Dear brother of Carol and Murray McCracken of Listowel. Also missed by his father-in-law George Morton of Milverton, his sisters-in-law Peggy and David Fry of Oakville, Linda and Mark Jantzi of Milverton and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins. Murray was also predeceased by a brother Douglas in infancy and his mother-in-law Kay Morton. Friends and relatives may call at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 7 Spencer Street, Milverton today from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday, November 16, 2001 at noon transfer will be made to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Milverton for the service at 2 p.m. with Pastor Dwight Biggs officiating. Burial to follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Milverton. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Milverton or the Milverton Medical Centre. A memorial service will be held under the auspices of the Milverton Lions Club tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 7 Spencer Street, Milverton 595-8203
Peacefully on Monday, December 24, 2001 at Knollcrest Lodge, Milverton. She was born 89 years ago in Milverton and was the daughter of the late Edward and Mary (Hammer) Bundscho. Etoile was a member of St. Paul’s United Church, Milverton where she had been a member of the UCW. Beloved wife of the late Wellington Attridge who predeceased her in 1990. Dear mother of Gail Jantzi who predeceased her in 1994. Loving grandmother of Monica Jantzi of Toronto, Cheryl and her husband Peter Garside of Drumbo, Douglas Jantzi, Barry and his wife Charlotte Jantzi and Dana, her husband Brent Hughes all of Kitchener. Missed by her great-grandchildren Kyle, Olivia, Kassandra, Alicia, Kirk and Cameron. Sadly missed by her brothers Bill and his wife Jean Bundscho, Charlie Bundscho all of Milverton. Etoile was predeceased by her sisters Edna Oesch, Ida Miller, Luella Oesch and Ione and her brothers Wilfred, Frederick, Jack and Jim. Family and friends may call at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 7 Spencer Street, Milverton on Thursday, December 27, 2001 from 6-9 p.m. The funeral will take place on Friday, December 28, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s United Church, Milverton. Pastor Chris Beaumont will officiate. Interment to follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Milverton. As expression of sympathy, donations may be made to St. Paul’s United Church. Mark Jutzi Funeral Home 7 Spencer Street Milverton, 595-8203
Mr. Glen Huston of Ritz Lutheran Villa, Mitchell, Ontario, formerly of Elma Township, passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2002 in his 82nd year. Glen served 4 1/2 years in Royal Regiment of Canada in the Second World War in England, France, Holland and Belgium and The Netherlands from 1942- 1946. Surviving is his sister Fern Dickinson of Listowel, sister-in-law Fran of Kitchener, brother-in-law Meredith MacLeod of Edgar, a special friend Grace Cummings of Mitchell, several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Wilbert Huston and the former Minnie Smith, sisters Ruby, Roxie, Edith and Lizzie, brothers Ray and Bob. Visitation at Peebles Funeral Home, Atwood on Friday, November 1st from 1:30 until the time of service at 3 p.m. Interment Elma Centre Cemetery. Peebles Funeral Home 141 John Street Atwood 356-2382
Mary Elizabeth Moore
At the Woodstock General Hospital on Tuesday, December 17, 2002, Mary Elizabeth Moore (nee Oliver) of RR 4 Embro in her 59th year. Beloved mother of Carla Moore and her husband Darryl Ward of Stirling, Sean Moore and Petra of Edmonton and Craig Moore and Rachel of Ingersoll. Dear grand- mother of Kya Moore. Loved daughter of Margaret Oliver of Woodstock and the late Roy Oliver (1990). Dear sister of Donna Wilson and her husband Don of RR 6 Woodstock and Nancy Wilder and her husband Robert Buck of RR 1 Beachville. Predeceased by her brother Ken (1950). Mary was a life member of the Braemar Women’s Institute and a member of Knox United Church Embro UCW. Friends may call at the R.D. Longworth Funeral Home, 845 Devonshire Avenue, Woodstock, 539-0004, Friday 2:30-4:30 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. A memorial service will be held at the Knox United Church, Embro on Saturday at 11 a.m. with Rev. Jim Evans and Rev. Keith Rameshwar officiating. Interment later in the North Embro Cemetery. Contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society– Breast Cancer Research, Knox United Church Embro or the Braemar Women’s Institute would be appreciated. Online condolences at www.long- worthfuneralhome.com R.D. Longworth Funeral Home 845 Devonshire Avenue Woodstock 539-0004
At South Huron Hospital, Exeter, Ontario on Tuesday, February 11, 2003, John H. (Jack) Urquhart of Exeter in his 80th year. Beloved husband of Ethel (Blackler) Urquhart for 54 years. Dear father of Anne and husband Dennis Donohue of Grand Bend, Heather and husband John (Joe) Vandeloo of Mississauga, John and wife Cathy Urquhart of RR 1 St. Marys. Loving grandfather of Mariel Vandeloo and Ella and Fraser Urquhart. Dear brother of Norma and husband Gerald Paul of St. Marys, Mary Blackler of RR 1 Kirkton. Dear brother-in-law of Marion Urquhart of St. Marys, Ken and Joanne Blackler of RR 1 St. Marys and Dawn and Barrie Temple of London, England. Sadly missed by nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents William and Ella (Hooper) Urquhart, his brother Roger Urquhart, his brother-in-law Garth Blackler and a nephew Steven Blackler. Jack was area manager for many years of the Aylmer-Del Monte (now Kraft) canning factory in Exeter. He later held management positions with Cooks’ Division of Gerbro. He was a member of Granton Masonic Lodge #483, Mocha Temple, London and was a past president of Stratford-on-Avon Shrine Club. He served on the board of the Shriners’ Hospital for Children in Erie, Penn. for several years and held office in many other organizations through the years. Jack’s wishes were that there be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation has taken place. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Shrine Hospitals for Children, Erie Penn., c/o Mocha Temple, 468 Colborne Street, London, Ontario, N6B 2T3, or to the charity of your own choice may be made by calling the L.A. Ball Funeral Chapel in St. Marys 284-1480.
L.A. Ball Funeral Chapel
7 Water Street North
St. Marys 284-1480