Hinz LawsonHINZ, Lawson William  -  Passed away on Tuesday September 5, 2017 at Grand River Hospital at the age of 85.

Beloved husband of the late Dorothy Hinz (2015).

Loving father of Ronald (Lynn), Joan, Ivan, Raymond (Linda) and Wanda Hewitt (Dave). Loving grandpa to Matthew, Michael (Kirsten), Jennifer (Aaron), Laura, Ryan (Jess), Carl (Emma) and great grandpa to Lily.


MARTIN, Elvina  - Passed away on Monday, September 4, 2017 at the Guelph General Hospital in her 91st year.

Elvina (Gingrich) Martin was the wife of the late Laverne Martin (2004).

Mother of Orlan and Ella of RR 2 Drayton, Annie and Lorne Burkhart of RR 1 Wallenstein, Orvie and Eileen of RR 2 Drayton, Ernie and Sharon of RR 2 Alma, Eileen and Albert Frey of RR 1 Palmerston, Melvin and Shirley, of RR 2 Wallenstein, and Wilma and Wayne Brubacher of RR 1 Wallenstein.


Dietrich LoreenDIETRICH, Loreen Gertrude (Fritz)  -  Passed away suddenly but peacefully with her children by her side at the Wiarton Hospital, on Monday, September  4, 2017. Loreen was born 81 years ago in Wilmot Township and was the daughter of the late Joseph and Ella (Schnarr) Fritz.

Beloved wife of Alfred Dietrich who predeceased her on June 4, 2016.

Loving mother of Gary (Sheilah) Dietrich of Kitchener, Laurie (Steve) Dietrich of St. Agatha, Tony (late Joanne) Dietrich of Kitchener, Betty (Tim) Shantz of St. Agatha, Debb (Todd) Hoffman of Baden and Paula (Tim) Fewkes of New Hamburg. Sadly missed by her 19 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.


Gray MarilynGRAY, Marilyn May (nee Parkinson)  -  Passed away peacefully at Guelph General Hospital after a short illness, on Monday, September 4th, at the age of 85.

Beloved wife of the late Walter Ross Gray (1985). 

Loved mother of Robert (Judy) and Lynn (Paul). Cherished grandma to Chad (Cindi), Maggie (Lyndon), Jill (Ken), Sara (Brian), Mary (Dan), and Todd. Great grandma to Jordan, Darian, Quinn, Briar, Tate, Quentin, Xavier, Isaac, Elias, and Flora. 


Klein FrancesKLEIN, Frances (Freedman)  -  Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Monday, September 4, 2017 at age 82 of cancer.

Frances was a strong, independent woman who bravely faced challenges with determination and resourcefulness. A valued, kind and generous friend to many in Montreal, Ste. Anne-des-Lacs and Guelph. She will be remembered for always helping others.

Dearly missed by her children and their families: Cheryl, Mark, and Rachel Wallace of Guelph, Ontario; Ron, Michelle, Zachary, and Talia Freedman of Kingston, Ontario; Mitchel, Paula, Aaron, and Joel Freedman of Omagh, Northern Ireland. She was proud of her children. Her grandchildren gave her much delight and joy.


Weber OswaldWEBER, Oswald Joseph  -  Passed away peacefully on Monday, September 4, 2017 at Cambridge Country Manor at the age of 83.

Son of the late Charles J. Weber and Irene M. (nee Kestner). Dear brother of Allan (Audrey), Lorraine Weber, Mary Ann Reitzel (Walter), Marlene Fay (William), Sister Irene 'Janet' and the late Oscar Weber, Anna Campbell (John), and Doreen (in infancy). Predeceased by his step-mother Margaret.

Survived by many nieces, nephews and their families.


Woodman JeffreyWOODMAN, Jeffrey Bruce  -  (August 27, 1985 – September 4, 2017)  -  It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our loving son. 

Survived by his parents Linda & Dennis of Kitchener and Jeff & Amanda of Goderich, Spouse Heather of Kitchener. He will be greatly missed by his adoring children; Anthony, Jayden, JJ & Curtis, Siblings Kyle, Candace & Ryan of Cambridge, Alexandra, Noah, Mia and Ashley, grandparents Otto & Doreen of Cambridge, grandfather Robert of Nova Scotia and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces & nephews.

He will be greeted at Heavens gates by his loving grandparent Betty, God & Francis. 


NorrisLue DonovanNORRIS-LUE, Donovan Ricardo  -  Passed away peacefully with his family by his side at the Grand River Hospital, Freeport Campus on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at 58 years of age.

Donovan was the loving husband of his devoted and caring wife Veronica Aruna Norris-Lue (Stone).  Donovan will be sadly missed by his parents Loren and Veronica Norris-Lue. Proud father of Chantelle Wilson (Kevin) of Waterloo, Brandon Donovan Norris-Lue (Kaylie) of Toronto and Jordan Donovan Norris-Lue of Waterloo. Loving grandfather to Anaya Wilson and Kai Wilson.

Remembered by his siblings Clifton (Edda), Raymond, Paul (Teresa), Deborah (Mark), and Erica (Mark). Donovan will also be remembered by many nieces and nephews and extended family.


Dobney HarryDOBNEY, George Henry 'Harry' - Passed away peacefully in his sleep, after a long battle with Alzheimer's on Sunday, September 3rd, 2017 at Village at University Gates at the age of 89.

Beloved husband of 67 years to Shirley (nee: Dunnington). Loving Dad to James (Tracey) Dobney and Jane (Don) Haffner. Cherished Papa to Lauren (Henry) Khuu, Todd Dobney, Ryan Haffner (Jenn Silva), Thomas (Robin) Haffner and Joy Haffner and 9 great-grandchildren.

Survived by his sister Mary Bauman. Predeceased by his brother Robert Dobney. He will be missed by his four legged friend Roxy.


PALACH, Walter 'Wally' Passed away peacefully at University Gates LTC on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at the age of 95 years.

Walter is survived by his beloved wife of 69 years, Helen, his children, John (Donna) Palach of Woodstock, Randy (Catherine) Palach, Bonnie (Eric) Rajcak, Susie (Cindy) Palach all of Waterloo, daughter-in-law Joyce Palach, his many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Walter was predeceased his son Anthony James (August 2017) and son Edward John in infancy, his parents Teafil and Ottilia Palach, brothers John, Joseph, Frank and sisters Helen, Anna, Mary and Martha.


FELKER, Percy Norman  -  Passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at Chartwell LTC, Elmira at the age of 81 years.

Percy Felker of Elmira was the beloved husband for 57 years of Joyce (Hutton) Felker.

Dear father of Bruce (Pat), Mark (Sandy), and Cindy Venier. Loved poppa of Kyle (Larissa), Dylan, Connor, Samantha and Olivia.


Cole StephanieCOLE, Stephanie Gail  - Passed away peacefully on September 3, 2017 at the age of 50 years.

Stephanie is survived by her partner Dustin Chambers of Hespeler, her sons; Joshua, Zachariah, Elijiah, her mother Carol Cole, grandmother Delora Becker and sisters and brothers; Chrystal, David and Brodie Becker, Cindy Cole, Danny Andress and their families.

A celebration of Stephanie’s life will be held at the Hespeler Legion Branch #272, 26 Schofield Street, Cambridge ON on Friday, September 22, 2017 from 5pm -1:00 am.





DeBoehmler EileenDEBOEHMLER, Eileen M.C. (O'Brien)  -  On Sunday September 3rd with her family at her side Eileen slipped from her earthly bounds and went home to her eternal rest. Born August 5th 1919 in Trinidad to Martin & Fayette O’Brien.

Eileen was the sibling of Edna, John, Aubrey, David, Molly, Terrance, Patsy and is survived by sister Joy.

Mother of four children Rodney (Diane), Pamela (J.D.), Angus (Beth) and Donna (Kip). Grandmother of twelve - Sharon, Allan & Christopher – Trish & John – Rachael, Elizabeth, Dominic, Zoe & Samantha – Jessica & Hillary. 


Clayton NewtonCLAYTON, Newton William  -  Newt Clayton, in his 93rd year, was the beloved husband of the late Marguerite Lorraine Clayton (2009).

He is survived by his siblings Garnet (Ruth) Clayton, June Fernie, Bruce (Gertrude) Clayton, and Doreen Young. He will be missed by many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his brothers Bill (late Muriel) Clayton, and Beverley (Marlene) Clayton.


Whitelaw ElizabethWHITELAW, Elizabeth 'Irene'  -  Was 'Called Home to Glory', on Sunday, September 3, 2017, while surrounded by her family, in her 90th year. 

Beloved wife of Harold for 71 years. 

Loving mother of Linda Barwell, Dan Whitelaw, Debbie McKellar (Tom) and Crystal O'Brien (Scott Bell) and mother in-law of Peggy Whitelaw. Proud grandmother of 8 and great-grandmother of 11. 

She will also be lovingly remembered by her sister Joan Plummer (Raymond) and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 


WEICKER, Margaret Jean  -  Passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at Innisfree House, Kitchener. Margaret was born 89 years ago in New Hamburg, Ontario and was the daughter of the late Ralph and Jessie Thompson (MacMillan).

Beloved wife of Oliver Weicker who predeceased her on November 13, 2015.

Dear mother and mother in law of William (Bill) Weicker and friend Chloe Ying of RR1 Plattsville and Robert (Bob) and wife Amina Weicker of Vancouver B.C. Sadly, missed by her grandchildren Jessica, Nicholas and Noah and her great-grandchild Devonte.


Bergman BarbaraBERGMAN, Barbara Helen (Penner)  -  Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital at the age of 80.

Beloved wife of Frank for 56 years.

Loving mother of Mike (Laurie), Steve and Janice (Paul). Cherished grandma of Brandon, Taylor, and Jair.


Gay PeterGAY, Peter Thomas  -  With great sadness we announce that Peter passed away peacefully at Innisfree House on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at the age of 66.

Beloved partner of Margot Vanderlaan.

Loving son of Aletha and the late Earl Gay. Dear brother of Kenny (Ena) and the late Rick. Survived by sister-in-law Theresa.


Zarnke DavidZARNKE, David Lloyd  -  Passed away peacefully with his family by his side at Grand River Hospital on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at the age of 66.

Beloved husband of Ruth Ann for 43 years.

Loving father of Jeremy (Melissa), Jason (Jen) and Kim (Tim Dyck). Proud 'Papa' of Rachel, Isaac, Jessica, Jonathan, Jocelyn, Tayla and Kaylin.

Son of the late Robert and Elsie Zarnke. Dear brother of Robert (Gill), Jim (Wendy), Beth (Ed) and Brian (Doreen).


Linington MaryLININGTON, Mary  -  Passed away peacefully, at Innisfree House, on Sunday September 3, 2017,at 76 years of age. 

Cherished wife of Mel, dearly loved mother of Michael and John (Arlette), and adored grandmother of Marina and Andrew. 

Predeceased by six sisters; Rita, Doris, Ann, Mabel, Catherine, Mary Rose, and Monica, seven brothers; Charles, Donald, Norman, Reginald, George, William, Robert and Patrick, loved aunt to many nieces and nephews. 


BAKER, Gary Lee  -  Passed away at his residence in Cambridge, on Saturday September 2, 2017 at the age of 64. 

Father of Nathan (Jane) Baker, Liza Baker and Corey (Lindsay) Baker. Grandfather of Grace Baker, Lily Baker, Lincoln Baker and Rylynn Bell. 

Brother of Ab (Joan) Henshaw, Penny Lahey, George (Joanne) Baker and Kirk (Bev) Baker. Gary will also be remembered by his nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. 


WEBER, Ishmael M.  -  Passed away on Saturday, September 2, 2017, at his home, RR 1 St. Jacobs, in his 88th year.

Husband of the late Katie (Brubacher) Weber (2006).

Father of Osiah and Sarah Weber, Elo and Edna Weber, Irvin and Mary Weber all of RR 1, Mount Forest, Rebecca and Cleason Wideman, and Isaac and Vera Weber both of RR 1 St. Jacobs, and Esther and Paul Weber of RR 4 Listowel.


Cullen AndyCULLEN, Andy  -  Peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Saturday, September 2, 2017, Mr. Andrew John Cullen of Listowel, in his 60th year. 

Loved and loving husband of Sharon (Stewart) Cullen. 

Proud father of David and Crystal Cullen, and Dennis and Tara Cullen, all of Listowel, and Jason Cullen and Melissa Talbot of Molesworth, and prouder grandfather of Avery, Cassidy, Quinn, and Conor. 


SEIFERT, Ada Lillian (nee George)  -  Was born in New Harbour, Newfoundland, on September 16, 1920 to Llwellyn and Emmie George. Ada’s earthly journey ended on September 2nd, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Health Center, Guelph, Ontario.

Ada was predeceased by her husband Clarence and daughter Verna, sisters Edith Cranford and Florence Smith and brothers Clarence and Herbert George.

Ada and Clarence resided in Toronto for over 40 years. She was a very active member of the Anglican Church of the Advent. She also worked and retired from Sears after many years. Ada also resided at St. Hilda Towers in Toronto, the Village of Arbour Trails in Guelph and finally at St. Joseph’s Health Center in Guelph, Ontario.


Norton SusanNORTON, Susan 'Sue' (nee Taylor)  -  Susan Norton left us on September 2, 2017.

She was predeceased by her husband Tony Norton (2008).

Sue was the beloved mother of Deedee (Ted), and Sally 'Sarah' (Ron). She was the cherished grandmother of Jon, Joanne (Simon), Andrew, and Alyson.

Loved by her late brother Roy (Ellen, Matthew, Patrick and family) niece Rebecca Graham (Steve) and nephew Christopher Norton.


Issler RobertISSLER, Robert Walter (Bob)  -  Passed away peacefully, with family by his side at Sunnyside Home at the age of 83.

Beloved husband of Maria Rosa Issler for 16 years.

Loving father of  Dr. Sandra Issler (Earl McMaster) and Dr. Dale Issler (Dr. Heather Plint). Dear step-father of Susana Slavnik (Michael) and step-father in law of Mark Kok (Jessica). Grand Papa to Ren, Anya, Seth, Takeo, Jaden, Cyrus and Karai, Mia and Emily.