PARKER: Dale – With his beloved wife Brenda (nee: Louks) at his side on Saturday February 2, 2019 at the Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe, Dale Parker of St. Williams at the age of 57 years.

Loving father of Tyler & his wife Lisa of Port Rowan, Terrell of Toronto, Taylor of Tillsonburg and Tasha & her husband Allan Cull of London.  Cherished Ampa of Chanelle, Zander, Everick, Hannah and Eddison.

Much loved son of Donna of Silverhill & her husband Gary Gee who was his “second Dad but more of his real Dad”.  Dear brother of Leslie & Christine of Pine Grove, Don & Michelle of Silverhill, Scott & Judy of Tillsonburg, and brother-in-law of Wayne & Cathy Louks of Langton,  Orlan Louks of Delhi, Teresa & Danny Cronmiller of Walsingham and Pat Parker of Aylmer.  Nephew of Diann Boscoe & Jerry Lake of London, Deb & Frank Debrabender of Tillsonburg. Also survived by his Great Aunt,  Jean Cridland. Cherished uncle to many nieces and nephews.

He will also be missed by his “fur babies” Serena and Gwen.

Dale will be missed by many, loved by all.  He will not be forgotten.

Private family funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Jeffrey W. Glendinning Funeral Home, Port Rowan (519-586-2901).  Donations in memory of Dale can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.



KLASSEN: Peter – passed away suddenly on Thursday January 31, 2019 at his residence.  Peter Klassen of Kitchener and formerly of Simcoe & Port Rowan in his 90th year.

Beloved husband of Sara Helen “Sadie” (Dueck) Klassen whom he married August 4, 1956.  Dear father of Lois & husband James Nickel of Winnipeg, Ren & wife Joy of Kitchener and the late Patricia (October 24, 2018) and husband Tony Bouk of Tillsonburg.   Sadly missed by his 6 grandchildren Michael, Trish & Daniel, Joshua & Aiglee, Brittany, Luke, Ezra & great grandson Kingsley. Survived by his brothers John & wife Alita of St. Jacobs and Tom & wife Lydia of St. Williams, by his sisters Anne & husband Abe Toews and Martha & husband Dick Morgan all of Simcoe and by sister-in-law Helen of St. Catharines.

Predeceased by his parents Jacob & Helen (Unger) Klassen, by brothers J.P & Anne, Henry, Nick & Annie, Herman, Ed, Walter and by sisters Helen & Cornie Friesen and Mary & Abe Petkau.

Relatives and friends may call at the Kitchener Mennonite Brethren Church 19 Ottawa St., N., Kitchener on Monday February 4, 2019 from 12-1:45pm followed by the funeral service at 2:00pm.  Reception to follow.  Private family interment will take place in the Fairview Cemetery, Port Rowan on Tuesday February 5, 2019.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Gideons or to a local Church of your choice (cheques accepted) would be appreciated by the family.   Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Glendinning Funeral Home 40 William St., Plattsville.

DOUGLAS: Paul James

DOUGLAS: Paul James – passed away on January 16, 2019 at the Norfolk General Hospital.

He is predeceased by his parents Fred and Patricia Douglas of Brantford Ontario.

Survived by sister Sharron (Al) Smith of Kitchener Ontario, brother Scott (Reena) of Woodstock Ontario. Paul is also survived his many nieces and nephews. Paul will be miss by all of his friends as well.

A Celebration of Paul’s life will be held on Saturday January 26, 2019 at the Royal Canadian Legion in Port Rowan, Ontario from 2 till 5pm.

For those who wish to make an act of remembrance, a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society, SPCA, or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.

A special thank you to all that have been involved in Paul’s journey of life.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Jeffrey W. Glendinning Funeral Home 36 Front St., Port Rowan.

ANDRESS: Murray Ray

ANDRESS: Murray Ray – passed away peacefully at Tillsonburg District Memorial Hospital on January 4, 2019, Ray Andress of Tillsonburg and formerly of Milton in his 89th year.

Beloved husband of Delores “Dee” Andress for 38 years.  Dear father of Garry, Mona & husband Charles Reed, Monica & husband Phillip Shalay, Cindy & husband Brian Cole, Dan & wife Lisa.  Sadly missed by his 12 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

Predeceased by his parents George and Ida (Becker) Andress, by brothers Bill & wife Rena, Eugene & wife Nancy, Earl & wife Nellie, and by sister Shirley & husband Glen Dedrick.

Ray had a long career in Policing, having started for the first 7 years with the O.P.P., then 15 years as Chief of Police for the Town of Milton Police Service and then retiring after 12 years as Staff Inspector with the Halton Regional Police Service.

Relatives and friends may call at the Tillsonburg Bible Chapel, 63 Queen Street, Tillsonburg on Thursday January 10, 2019 from 10- 11am.  Funeral Service will follow at 11:00am.  Reception to follow with interment in Fairview Cemetery, Port Rowan, Ontario.   In lieu of flowers, donations to the Tillsonburg Bible Chapel (cheques accepted) would be appreciated by the family.  Arrangements entrusted to the Jeffrey W. Glendinning Funeral Home, 36 Front St. Port Rowan (519-586-2901).

ANDRESS: Nancy Ann (nee Gates)

ANDRESS: Nancy Ann (nee Gates) – passed away peacefully at her residence on Tuesday January 1, 2019.  Nancy Andress of Port Rowan in her 79th year.

Beloved wife of the late Eugene Andress who predeceased her December 18, 2006.  Loving mother of Lori & husband Bob Fair of Howe, Texas, Brad & Wendy of Port Rowan and Scott of Port Rowan.  Sadly missed by her grandchildren Brandy, Chad & Krystal, Arlena, Jillian and by great grandchildren Rowan, Camden & Braden.

Predeceased by her parents Lee & Lilie (Hodges) Gates, by brother Val & Marian Gates, sisters Betty & Sam Laforge, Ruth & Don Boyd, Marie & Doug Mitchener and Joy & Earl Boyd.

A private family graveside service will take place at Bayview Cemetery, Port Rowan.  Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Jeffrey W. Glendinning Funeral Home, 36 Front Street Port Rowan.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Port Rowan (cheques accepted) would be appreciated by the family.