Stanley Braine passed away peacefully at his home in St. Marys on August 16, 2019 at the age of 81. His family will conduct a Funeral Mass at HOLY NAME OF MARY PARISH, Northeast corner of Peel St. N. and Widder St. E., St. Marys, on Thursday, August 22, 2019 with Fr. Chris Pietraszko. Interment at a later date.
Denise Rosemary Helen Thompson passed away peacefully in her 93rd year on August 18, 2019 at Lakeshore Lodge, Etobicoke, Ontario. There will be an internment service for family members at St. Marys Cemetery.
Jack Sidney Brown, life-long resident and farmer in Downie Township, passed away peacefully at Kingsway Lodge, St. Marys on August 15, 2019 in his 90th year. Family and friends are invited to AVONTON PRESBYTEREIAN CHURCH, 3401 County Rd 130, on August 31, 2019 for visiting from 1 p.m. until the time of the Memorial Service at 2 p.m. Interment to follow in Avonbank Cemetery.
Kathleen “Kay” Margaret Conn (Smith), passed away at Wildwood Care Centre, St. Marys on August 8, 2019 in her 92nd year. Visitation at the Andrew L. Hodges Funeral Home, 47 Wellington St. S. St. Marys (519-284-2820) on Monday, Aug. 12, from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m. and again on Tuesday, Aug. 13, from 10 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Janet Uren officiating. Interment in St. Marys Cemetery.
Grace Joyce McDonald (Carson) passed away peacefully at Wildwood Care Centre, St. Marys, on August 6, 2019 at the age of 96. Family and friends are invited to the Andrew L. Hodges Funeral Home, 47 Wellington St. S. St. Marys (519-284-2820) on Friday, August 9, 2019 for visiting from 1 pm until the time of the Funeral Service at 2 p.m. with Rev. Sandra Bendall officiating. Interment in North Nissouri Cemetery.
Madeleine Iris Dianne Whelan (nee Hutchings), on Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the Stratford General Hospital in her 92nd year. At Madeleine’s request there will be no funeral; a private interment will take place at Avondale Cemetery.
Ivan Crampton passed away peacefully at Kingsway Lodge in St Marys on the 28th day of March, 2019 in his 92nd year. At his request, there will be no visitation. The Memorial Service will be conducted at OLIVET CHURCH OF NEW JERUSALEM, 279 Burnhamthorpe Rd. Etobicoke (entrance off Lorraine Gardens) on Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 11 a.m. Luncheon to follow in the church hall downstairs (elevator available). Interment at 2 p.m. in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto (Yonge Street Entrance, Keep bearing left along outside perimeter to PLOT E, SECTION 14, LOT 3.
Dr. Michael Paul “Mike” Weber, age 71, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on July 6, 2019 at St Marys Memorial Hospital. Cremation to take place. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at HOLY NAME OF MARY PARISH, Northeast corner of Peel St. N. and Widder St. E. St. Marys, on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. An Open House reception will take place in the Community Hall at the St. Marys Pyramid Recreation Centre, 317 James St. S., from 4 – 6 p.m. Interment in St. Marys Cemetery at a later date.
“Bruno” Arthur David Riordan passed away at St. Marys Memorial Hospital at the age of 69 after a long hard fight with cancer. Cremation to take place. A Celebration of Life Open House will take place at the St. Marys Legion, 66 Church St. N. St. Marys, on July 19, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Pat Bannon passed away peacefully at her home in St. Marys with family at her side on June 26, 2019 in her 73rd year. Her body has been donated to science through Western University, London, Ont. A Celebration of Life Open House will be held at the DOWNIE OPTIMIST COMMUNITY CENTRE, 3185 County Rd 122, St. Pauls, on July 13, 2019 from 1 - 4 p.m.
Richard Joseph Seymour, of London Ontario, passed away on Thursday June 20th 2019 in his 34th year. Family and friends are invited to the ST. MARYS UNITED CHURCH, 85 Church Street South, on Thursday, July 4, 2019 for visitation from 1:30 pm until the time of the Memorial Service at 2:30 and reception with light lunch to follow in the church hall. Private interment in Innerkip cemetery at a later date.