MARSH, Marie  -  At Listowel Memorial Hospital on Friday, December 8, 2017, Mrs. Anna Marie (Stevens) Marsh of Listowel, in her 78th year. 

Loving mother of Greg Marsh, Daryl and Connie Marsh, and Jeff Marsh, all of Listowel, and remembered by their father John Marsh. 

Grandmother of Krystle, Catlin, Candice and her friend Kevin Sloan, Jordan, Zach, and Levi, and great-grandmother of Sophie.


King LloydKING, Lloyd Nelson  -  At Palmerston Hospital on Friday, December 8, 2017, Mr. Lloyd Nelson King of Listowel, in his 63rd year.

Beloved husband of Jackie (Boast) King. 

Step-father of Susan Perkovic of Listowel, and Kenny and Jessica Perkovic of Kitchener. Step-pappa of Laurel, Alex, Cameron, Levi, and Nolan. 

Brother of Ray and Laura King of Caledon East, and Joyce Boone of Oakville.


Cosford HarryCOSFORD, Harry James  -  (1959 - 2017)  -  Passed away at home with his children by his side, after a short battle with cancer on December 8, 2017.

Cherished and loving father of Duane and Becki Cosford. Dear companion of Suzie Morrison.

Will be deeply missed by his sisters Sherry Cosford (Mike Selinger), Shelley Knischewsky (Tom), and brothers Rob Cosford (Mingy), Bill Britton (Tracy), and Shane Beckett (Terry).

Predeceased by his parents Jim Cosford and Brenda Beckett.


Koch EarlKOCH, Earl Anton  -  At Hillside Manor on Friday, December 8, 2017, Earl of North Easthope Township in his 77th year.

Beloved husband of Irmgard (nee Neeb) after 52 years of marriage.  

Loving father of John (Julieanne) and Darlene (Ryan Colwell). Dear grandpa of Ashton, Dalton, Grant and Luke. 

He will be sadly missed by his sister Louise Heipel, sister-in law Marjorie (Bob MacMillan) as well as many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Milton Koch and Gertrude Otto and brother-in law Gerald Heipel. 


Watson DonaldWATSON, Donald Arthur 'Don'  -  It is with great sadness the family of Donald Arthur Watson announces his passing on Friday, December 8, 2017.

Don was the loving husband of Sadie(Mulvey) for over 64 years.

He is survived by his daughter Lynn and her husband Bob Cameron. Don was the very proud grandpa of Brad(Vanessa), Scott(Meagan) and Kevin(Amanda) and over the top proud great-grandpa of Adelaide, Austin and Carolyn Sadie.

Don is also survived by his brother Murray and sister Joyce Snow, sisters-in-law Linda Sinclair, Ann Goodall(Jack), Shirley Mulvey, Anne Mulvey and brother-in-law Bob Mulvey(Carol) and many nieces and nephews.


Beckley CliffordBECKLEY, Clifford Norman  -  Passed away peacefully on Friday, December 8th, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital at the age of 93.

Beloved husband for 55 years to the late Mary Elizabeth (nee Blair).

Loving Dad to the late Arlene Jenkins, Glenda (Doug) Lisso and Noreen (John) Grainger.

Cherished Poppa to Barbie, Kim, Bradley, Jenny, Katherine, Shannon and Lindsay and great Poppa to 11 great- grandchildren.


Bertoncello MarcellinaBERTONCELLO, Marcellina (nee Daniel)  -  Passed away peacefully at Sunnyside Home on Friday, December 8, 2017 at the age of 85.

Loving mother of Linda (Ron Sage), Brenda (Manfred Mielke), Tony Bertoncello (Evelyn) and Angela Peters. Proud Nonna of Dawn (Danny), Sarah (Len), Michael (Jill), Kevin (Shelbi), Lora (Lee), James (Kylie), Cassandra and 10 great grandchildren.

Dear sister of Olanda (Pete) and John (Ingrid).


Horn JosephHORN, Joseph 'Joe'  -  Died suddenly as a result of an accident at his workplace on Friday, December 8, 2017 at the age of 57. 

Beloved husband of Carol (nee Simmons) for 11 years and their furry companion Riley.

Dear son of Jack and the late Eleanor Horn (2002). Dear brother of Terri Krueger (John), Bev Struthers and the late Patti Kroeger (2015). Remembered by his brother-in-law Ray Kroeger.

Joe will be missed and remembered by his in-laws Bob Simmons (Linda), Woody Simmons (Nancy), Joanne Mitchell (Bob) and the late Peggy Lilliman (2016). Remembered by his brother-in-law Cliff Lilliman.


Mance IvanMANCE, Ivan  -  Passed away on Friday, December 8, 2017 at Freeport Campus of Grand River Hospital at the age of 91 following a short but difficult battle with cancer.

Father of Olga Dendy and Edward Mance. Grandfather of Sean (Marnie), Michelle (Antonio), Andrew, Christina (Jacob) and Ryan (Alix), and great-grandfather of Eric, Claire, Sam and Benjamin.

Dear brother of  Slavko (Rozika) of Croatia, Rezika (Miro), Vera (late Ivan), and Anna all of Australia and the late Steve (Maxine) of Kitchener. Loving uncle of Sylvia (Bob) and Stan (Christine).


Wigley RobertWIGLEY, Robert Leslie Howard  -  With sadness, Robert's family announces his peaceful passing at home on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at the age of 87 years.

Robert is survived by his best friend and beloved wife of 63 years, Pamela (nee Chambers) and by his loving daughter, Linda Leffler (Phillip). Proud grandfather of Katherine Pettit (Peter) and Jeff Butler (Angela) and great-grandfather of Sophia, Ella and Cohen Pettit and Scott, Dylan and Trent Butler.

Robert will also be fondly remembered by his sister, Pam Graham (Malcolm) in England.


RyanMurphy AnneRYAN-MURPHY, Anne  -  (January 7, 1949 – December 6, 2017)  -  Peacefully with her husband Patrick at her side, on Wednesday December 7, 2017, at the Stratford General Hospital. 

Anne is survived by her husband Patrick and her family, Joe (Lynn), Angie, Tom, Kate, Hugh (Diane), Kristy Stewart (Allan), and Bridget (Greg Petrie) and her many nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her in-laws, Paul (late Jon), Denis (Sheila), Sheila Sullivan (Dwyer), Jack (Ann), Joan Walker (John), Frances, and Bill (Colleen).

Predeceased by her parents Mary (McCann) and Tom Ryan, her sister Mary Ellen Ryan-Buttle and her brother Vincent. 


Oldham DonaldsonOLDHAM, Donaldson Melville  -  At age 71, passed away peacefully at home on December 7, 2017. Born in Newmarket, April 18, 1946, son of Auldeen Oldham of Stratford and the late Melville Oldham.

Brother of Jack (Judith). He will be remembered by his nephew Derrick and nieces Abigail, Hannah and Sarah.

Visitation at the W.G. Young funeral home, Stratford on Tuesday, December 12, from 12 noon until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. Rev. Keith Reynolds will officiate.


SNYDER, Audrey Lydia (Veitel)  -  Passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at Chartwell Elmira Retirement Residence, at the age of 88 years.

Audrey Lydia Snyder (Veitel) of St. Jacobs was the beloved wife of the late Milferd M. Snyder (2008).

Cherished mother of Sheila (Neil) Schmidt of St. Jacobs, Brenda (Craig) Hoyt of Elmira, and Paul (Nola) of Newfoundland. Devoted grandmother of Jamie (Stephanie), Jennie (Tony), Chad (Steph), Keri (Mike), Luke (Megan), Aaron, Jenna, Frankie, and 16 great-grandchildren.


Weiss AntoinetteWEISS, Antoinette Cornelia  -  Passed away at St. Mary’s General Hospital in her 96th year.

Loving wife of the late John Weiss (1983).

Dear mother of John of Waterloo, Geraldine Ahrens of Waterloo and mother-in-law of Wendy of Waterloo. Loving grandmother of Rebecca Kieswetter (Kory), Sarah Colquhoun (Ken), Christina Olley (Ian), Michael Ahrens (Ashley), Amanda Muzak (Warren), Dave Weiss (Nicole) and Jenn Weiss (Jamie Snider). Loving Great Oma to Sam, Molly, Ben, Vanessa, Travis, Peyton, Brooklynn, Olivia, Liam, Hazel and Owen.


Elliott GwendolynELLIOTT, Gwendolyn Loranie (nee Myles)  -  Passed away in Guelph, Ontario on December 07, 2017 only weeks short of her 93rd birthday.

Wife of Edwin (Ted) Ainslie Elliott (d. 2000). Loving mother of Larry (Carla), Laurie, Douglas (Owen). She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.

Defining Gwen…her laugh and her smile, patience and boundless love of family, enjoyment of a good joke, immersed in a book, a flying enthusiast, an inquisitive mind, playing snooker with her friends, baking fruit cakes and Christmas cookies, creating Christmas decorations, Nat 'King' Cole, volunteerism.

'Unforgettable though near or far…'


PESESKI, Ruth Anne  -  Passed away at the Guelph General Hospital on Thursday, December 7, 2017.

Ruth Anne (Bott) Peseski in her 74th year, was the beloved wife of  Ken Peseski of Guelph.

She was the loving mother of Robert and his wife Becky Lychwa of Elora, Jennifer of Alberta, and Michelle Peseski, and Samantha Peseski both of Guelph. Ruth Anne was the proud grandmother of Ava Peseski.