BARBER: Audrey Jean (nee Helmer) – passed away peacefully at the Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe, Jean Barber of Port Rowan in her 85th year.
Beloved wife of the late Frank Kusalik (July 7, 1990) and the late Gordon Barber (September 6, 2008). Dear mother of Bill Ledgerwood and Brenda of St. Williams and Bob Ledgerwood of St. Thomas. Sadly missed by her granddaughter Vanessa and great-grandchildren Ethan & Amaris. Survived by her brother Jim Helmer of Calgary, Alberta.
Predeceased by her parents Tyler & Leta (Ferris) Helmer and sister-in-law Joyce Helmer.
Relatives and friends are invited to a graveside memorial service on Wednesday August 5, 2015 at the Johnson Cemetery, St. Williams at 11:00am. Reception will follow at the Port Rowan Legion.
Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to the Jeffrey W. Glendinning Funeral Home, Port Rowan. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, Heart & Stoke Foundation or the Norfolk General Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Robsinson: David Thomas of Walsingham passed away at Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe Ontario on July 17, 2015 at the age of 68.
In keeping with David’s wishes, no service will be held. His wishes are that all of his friends, neighbors and coffee buddies are to know how very grateful he was for their help and friendship throughout the years. God Bless you all.
LOUKS: Helen (nee Bouk) –passed away peacefully on Thursday July 9, 2015 at Norview Lodge, Simcoe. Helen Louks formerly of Port Rowan in her 91st year.
Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Louks who predeceased her June 1998. Loving mother of Leslie & wife Bev of Delhi, Ross & wife Maxine of Simcoe, Marie Howard of RR#7 Simcoe and Marlene & husband Ken Winkworth of Tillsonburg. Sadly missed by her 10 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.
Survived by brother Robert of Delhi, sisters-in-law Marion Bouk of Tillsonburg and Norma Mussell of St. Williams.
Predeceased by her grandsons Richard Louks and Steven Howard, son-in-law Wayne Howard, brothers Walter, Frank & wife Irene, Harry & wife Reta, John, Ken & wife Vera, sisters Marion & husband Harry Moore, Myrtle & husband Harry Dedrick, Blanche & husband Murray Tricket, Edna & husband Melbourne Lucas
Relatives and friends may call at the Jeffrey W. Glendinning Funeral Home, 36 Front St., Port Rowan on Friday evening 7-9p.m. Funeral Service will be conducted in the Clark Chapel of the funeral home on Saturday July 11, 2015 at 1:00p.m. Interment in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Walsingham.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer’s Society (cheques accepted) would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences can be sent at http://www.gffh.ca
STAPLES: Roy Allen – passed away suddenly on Monday July 6, 2015. Roy Staples of Port Rowan and formerly of Brantford in his 83rd year.
Beloved husband of Gloria (Green) whom he married Feb 6, 1954. Dear father of Wendy & husband Dave Jerome of Alberton, Kathleen & husband Jeff Doyle of Brantford and Ken & wife Lucy of Hamilton. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Nicole & Bryan, Shayne & Amy, Matthew & Laura, Emily & Tony, Emma, Jenny & Eric, Jaclyn & Mark, Amanda, Angela & Jay, Monica, Stephany and by great grandchildren Christina, Leah, Cole, Ben, Lillyan and Ashton. Survived by his sisters Jean Goodbrand of Ancaster, Joyce Kennedy of Hamilton, brother Murray & wife Dorothy of Hamilton and by sisters-in-law Amy Staples of Ottawa, Verna Staples of Hamilton.
Predeceased by his brothers William, Les & Don Staples and brother-in-law Jim Goodbrand.
Cremation has taken place and a Memorial to Celebrate Roy’s life will be held at a later time. In lieu of flowers, donations to Freedom Village, Box 1178 Burlington, ON L7R 4L8 or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Jeffrey W. Glendinning Funeral Home, Port Rowan. 519-586-2901.
Biddle: Lillian Rae (Griffin) – passed away peacefully on Thursday July 2, 2015 at the Norfolk General Hospital, Rae Biddle of Port Rowan in her 86th year.
Beloved wife of Dave Biddle whom she married June 6, 1953. Loving mother of Jim & wife Sandra of St. Williams, Julie & husband Russell Herman of Toronto.
Cherished grandmother of Derick & Katie and Amanda. Survived by her brother-in law Red Biddle and sister-in-law Ellen Staight both of Port Rowan.
Predeceased by her brother Lee Griffin and sister Laura Insell.
An open house celebrating Rae’s Life will be held at Ellen Staight’s home, 8 Wolven Street, Port Rowan on Sunday July 19, 2015 from 2-5 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 379 or the charity of your choice (cheques accepted) would be appreciated by the family.