Date of Death: January 19th 2002
VERVAEKE, RITA Peacefully at St. Joseph's Hospital, Sarnia on Saturday January 19, 2002 in her 84th. year formerly of (Nober) Hagersville. Daughter of the late Alex and Irma (VanWynsberg) Vervaeke. Dear sister of Hector and May (both deceased), Albert of Ottawa and Pearl (deceased), Victor of Waterdown and Kaye and Bev (both deceased), Gerald and Wilma of Brantford, Stella (deceased) and Howard Girodat of Hanover, George and Pauline of Nober, Hilda and Vince Gerber of Sarnia, and Roy and Jean (both deceased). Rita will also be deeply missed by numerous nieces and nephews. Rita was also a member of the Catholic Womens League in Hagersville, Walpole, and Sarnia. The family will receive friends at the Hyde & Mott Chapel of R.H.B. Anderson Funeral Homes, 60 Main Street South Hagersville on Monday 7-9 p.m. and on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Hagersville on Wednesday January 23, 2002 at 11 a.m. Interment in St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Caledonia. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Charity of Your Choice. Evening Prayers at the funeral home 8,30 p.m. Tuesday.
Winkworth, William Clifford
Date of Death: January 4th 2002
Winkworth, William Clifford At the West Haldimand Hospital, Hagersville on January 4 2002, Bill Winkworth age 79 years, husband of the late Helen (Barry) Winkworth, loving father of Bill & Darlene Winkworth of Tilbury & Daniel Winkworth & Rosella Brennan of Hamilton, dear grandfather of Travis, Alicia & Shone, stepgrandfather of Edward, Dwayne, Sheldon & Corina Brennan, brother of the late Mabel, Hazel, Marg, Ada, Katie, Herman, Charlie, Cecil & Clarence, dear friend of Leta Jackson of Hagersville. Bill was a member of St. John's Lodge #35 AF&AM, Cayuga & the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #159, Cayuga. The Family will receive friends at the Hyde & Mott Chapel, R.H.B.Anderson Funeral Homes Ltd., Hagersville 2-4 & 7-9pm Sunday. Funeral Servcice in the Chapel on Monday at 11am. Interment Canfield Cemetery. As an expression of your sympathy donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Henderson, Edith Anna
Date of Death: January 6th 2002
Henderson, Edith Anna. At Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe on Sunday, January 6, 2002. Edith Anna (Karn) Henderson, beloved wife of Alex Henderson, in her 83rd year. Dear mother of Hugh and Linda of Hagersville and Flora and Jim Parsons of Mississauga. Loving grandmother of Scott; Stephanie and Jay; Stacey and Paul. Sister of the late Everet and William Karn and Phyllis Orton. Friends are invited to call at Cooper Funeral Home, 19 Talbot St. W., Jarvis on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. and from 12,30 - 1,30 on Wednesday. Funeral Service for Edith will be held at Cooper Funeral Home on Wednesday at 1,30 p.m. Interment Oxford Memorial Park Cemetery on Thursday at 11,00 a.m. Donations to Parkview Meadows Retirement Village, Townsend, would be appreciated by the family.
Nopper, Mary Gertrude
Date of Death: January 15th 2002
Nopper, Mary Gertrude. Peacefully at Norcliffe Lifecare Centre, Hagersville on Tuesday, January 15, 2002. Mary Gertrude (Lindsay) Nopper of Jarvis, in her 84th year. Beloved wife of Norris Blake Nopper. Dear mother of Mary Jane and James McHugh of Dundas and Douglas and Jean Nopper of R.R. 1, Jarvis. Loving grandmother of Grant Nopper, Bruce and Paula Nopper and Cheryl and Alex Frank and great grandmother of Jeremy and Andrew Nopper and Tristan Frank. Sister of the late Ernest Lindsay, Grace McBride, Ruby Pond and Beryl Leng. Friends are invited to call at Cooper Funeral Home, 19 Talbot Street West, Jarvis on Wednesday 7-9 p.m. and Thursday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service for Mary will be held at Cooper Funeral Home on Friday at 11,00 a.m. Interment Chalmers Stone Church Cemetery. Donations to Chalmers Stone Church Building Fund or the charity of your choice would be appreaciated by the family.
Date of Death: March 22nd 2002
Martens, Dorothy At the Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe on March 22 2002, Dorothy (Wiersma) Martens age 75 years of Hagersville formerly of Burlington, beloved wife of Wilfred Martens, loving mother of Ralph & Jan Martens, John Albert Martens & fiance Mercedes, Anne Mary Martens, & Florence Dorothy & Brian VanLeeuwen, dear grandmother of Randall Wilfred Martens, also survived by 5 brothers & 7 sister-in-laws, predeceased by 2 brothers. Resting at the Hyde & Mott Chapel, R.H.B.Anderson Funeral Homes, 60 Main St. S. Hagersville 2-4 & 7-9pm Sunday. Funeral Service at the Hagersville Christian Reformed Church, 13 Sherring St. N. Hagersville on Monday at 11am. Graveside Service at Burlington Memorial Gardens on Monday at 2,30pm.
Koocher, Aaron & Devin
Date of Death: November 25th 1999
KOOCHER, AARON and DEVIN ages 13 and 7, tragically killed by a drunk driver on November 25, 1999 in Hagersville, Ontario. Cherished sons of Fred and Sandra. Beloved grandsons of Joe and Doreen Melnick and Diane Koocher. Missed by aunts and uncles, Deb and Jim Russell, Richard and Monica Melnick, Wayne and Naomi Melnick, Tom and Linda Kennedy, Colleen and Bob Leckie, Bill Koocher, Tracey Bound and many cousins.
Aaron and Devin will both be missed by many friends made at River Heights Public School in Caledonia and their teammates in Caledonia Minor Hockey. Aaron will be missed for his wit and intelligence. Devin will be missed for his innocent zest for life. Both boys were known for their great compassion and kindness towards others.
Long, Martha Levina
Date of Death: May 28th 2002
LONG, MARTHA LEVINA Peacefully with her family at her side at the Haldimand War Memorial Hospital, Dunnville on Tuesday May 28, 2002. Martha (Teal) Long in her 88th year. Wife of the late Murray Long. Loving mother of Elvin and Lois Long of Wainfleet, Helen Berthelette of Hamilton, Mary and Axel Doerwald of Hagersville, Mable and Robert Nix of Sarnia, and the late Elmer Long. Loving mother-in-law of Marie. Dear grandmother of 17 grandchildren, and 27 great grandchildren. Sister of Bertha Helka of Hagersville, Mary Crane of Ridgeway, Esther and Bert Hansell of Stevensville, Herbie and Audrey Teal of Springvale, and the late Orland Teal, Verna Hux, Clarence, and Bruce Teal. Also will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Martha was a longtime member of the Brethren-In-Christ Church. The family will receive friends at the Hyde & Mott Chapel of R.H.B. Anderson Funeral Homes Ltd, Hagersville on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will held at the Springvale Brethren In Christ Church on Friday May 31, 2002 at 11 a.m. Interment Greenwood Springvale Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Springvale Brethren In Christ Church or the Brethren In Christ World Missions.
Petracca, Michael James
Date of Death: July 8th 2000
Michael James Petracca- March 26, 1984 – July 8, 2000 Age 16 years, Beloved son of Theresa and Steven Petracca of Hagersville. Loving brother of Stefanie Lyne and Jessica Lorraine. Dear grandson of Bill and Helen Cnossen of Caledonia and Vince and Doreen Petracca of Hagersville. Nephew of Dave and Rose Bouman, Jack and Fay Ouwendyk, Maggie Funderburg, Don and Hennie Donovan, Jake and Ann Hamming, Alley Haveman, Jim and Sandy Dexter, Jimmy and Ang Cnossen, Lyne Cnossen, Kris and Ralph Walker and Shayne and Jennifer Petracca. Also survived by many cousins. Dear friend of Jen. The family received friends at the Hyde and Mott Chapel, Hagersville, The Funeral Service was held from Maranatha Christian Reformed Church, York on Wednesday, July 12, 2000 . Interment St. John’s Cemetery.
Fagan, Helen Genevieve
Date of Death: July 16th 2002
Fagan, Helen Genevieve At Maple Manor Nursing Home, Tillsonburg on July 16 2002, Helen (Walsh) Fagan age 83 years wife of the late Ambrose Fagan, loving mother of Dick Fagan & friend Patricia of Halifax, Anastasia & Gus Pellizzari of Tillsonburg, Veronica & Bruce Lampkin of Acton, Ken & Lana Fagan of Bradford & the late Frank Fagan, mother-in-law of Gail McSorley, dear grandmother of Carole, Paul, Kathleen, Kathy, Ken, Helen, Stephanie, Lana, Drew, Tom, Sean, Amanda, Mark, Justin & Ryan & 14 great grandchildren, sister of Marie Butler & the late Monica Montague. The Family will receive friends at the Hyde & Mott Chapel, R.H.B.Anderson Funeral Homes Ltd., Hagersville 2-4 & 7-9pm Thursday. Mass of Christian Burial & Burial at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church, Walpole on Friday at 11am. Prayers 8pm Thursday.
Fearman, Douglas Fleming
Date of Death: July 14th 2002
Fearman, Douglas Fleming Peacefully at Norcliffe lifecare Centre on July 14 2002, Doug Fearman age 78 years husband of the late Mary (Harper) Fearman (1924-2000), loving father of Gord & Pam Fearman of Hagersville, Carol & Wayne Quinn of Cottam, Wayne & Carol Fearman of Oneida, dear grandpa of Shannon, Kara, Marsha, Kelly, Megan & Rob, brother of Carrie Field, Florence Snyder, Harry Fearman & the late Margaret Wickett, Dorothy Reichheld, Evelyn & Francis Fearman, brother-in-law of Howard & Ruby Reichheld, Elvin & Jean Nixon, & John & Alice Harper. The Family will receive friends at the Hyde & Mott Chapel, R.H.B.Anderson Funeral Homes Ltd., Hagersville 7-9pm Monday 2-4 & 7-9pm Tuesday where Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday at 11am. Interment Gore Cemetery.