SWAN: Kathryn Alice “Kaye” (nee Thomson) –– October 27, 1943 – June 15, 2018
Passed away at the Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe. Kaye was blessed with two wonderful parents Minota & Perry Thomson. Her childhood on the Thomson Farm, Washington, ON was shared with two sisters and two brothers.
Survived by her siblings Bill & Shirley Thomson of Woodstock, Ian & Nancy Thomson of Cambridge and by her many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by her parents Minota & Perry Thomson, sisters Joyce (2016) and husband Garnet (2004) and Bette (2012) and husband Bob Bullock (2007).
As per her wishes cremation has taken place. A public graveside service will take place in the Ayr Cemetery on Saturday July 14, 2018 at 11:00 am.
In Kaye’s memory, donations to a church or charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family.
Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to the Glendinning Funeral Home 40 William St. Plattsville.
ENTZ: Christina – passed away peacefully on Thursday May 31, 2018 at her home with her sister by her side. Christine Entz of RR#4 Bright in her 70th year.
Christine was born in Woolford, Alberta a daughter of the late John & Anna Entz.
Dear sister of Dorothy & Sam Entz, Eli & Esther, Isaac, Rachel, Josh & Catherine, Tom, Magdaline & Johann Kleinsasser, Andy, Abe & Tilly and Daniel. She will be loving remembered by her many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may call at the Community Farm on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Burial will take place in the Community Farm Cemetery on Saturday June 2, 2018 at 1:30pm.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Glendinning Funeral Home, Plattsville
DEDMAN: Ronald Edward – passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday April 22, 2018 at Sakura House Woodstock. Ron Dedman of Plattsville in his 58th year.
Beloved husband of Kimberley (nee Griffin) whom he married July 17, 1982. Dear father of Tim & wife Valerie of Drumbo and Ashley & husband Mike Bell of Cambridge. Special grandpa to Mackenzie, Brinnley & Landon. He is survived by his brothers and sisters Marilyn & husband Rob Hofstetter of Kitchener, Karen Dedman of Drumbo, Darlene Tryon & Reinnie Muranko of Drumbo, Rick & wife Audrey of Plattsville and Rob & wife Michelle of Kitchener, by his mother-in-law Evelyn Crabbe of New Dundee, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Tammy Crabbe & Dave Miller of Kitchener and Albert & Sheryl Crabbe of New Dundee.
Predeceased by his parents Ed & Laura (Kempthorne) Dedman and father-in-law Fred Crabbe.
Ron was a 40 year employee of Saint-Gobain Abrasives (Canada Sand Paper) and for the past 32 years had operated his lawn care maintenance business “Just Ask Ron”
A Celebration of Ron’s Life will take place on Sunday April 29, 2018 in the Lion’s Hall upstairs at the Plattsville Arena from 2-4 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Ron’s memory can be made to Sakura House c/o VON 550 Ingersoll Ave., Woodstock, ON N4S 4Y3 would be appreciated by the family.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Glendinning Funeral Home, 40 William St. Plattsville.
SIPPEL: Lillian Luella “Lou” (nee Usher) – passed away peacefully on Monday March 26, 2018 at her residence the Maples Home for Seniors, Tavistock. Lou Sippel formerly of RR#1 New Hamburg in her 91st year.
Beloved wife of the late John Sippel who predeceased her January 21, 2007. Loving mother of Henry & wife Yvette of Whitehorse, Yukon, Mary & husband Glen Couch of Woodstock, Kathy & husband Ross Bell of Plattsville and Valerie Gerber of New Hamburg. Sadly missed by her 11 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. Survived by her brother Bob & Sheila Usher of Embro, sister Reta Green of Harrington, sisters-in-law Tina Usher of St. Mary’s, Jocelyn Sippel of B.C., Mildred Roth of Kitchener and Doris Doering of Plattsville.
Predeceased by her son-in-law Richard Gerber (June 5, 2010), brothers Bruce & Helen Kemshaed, Tony Usher, sisters Dorothy & Lloyd Lainge, Eva Stewart & Jack Tuffnail & Norm Stewart and brother-in-law Jack Green.
Relatives & friends may call at the Glendinning Funeral Home 40 William St., Plattsville on Wednesday from 6-9pm. Funeral Service will be conducted at the Trinity Lutheran Church, New Hamburg on Thursday March 29, 2018 at 11:00am. Interment in Chesterfield Cemetery on Thursday at 2:00pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Sakura House or to Trinity Lutheran Church Youth Programs (cheques accepted) would be appreciated by the family.
GOLE: Elizabeth Louise (nee Hall) – passed away peacefully on Tuesday February 20, 2018 at the Stratford General Hospital. Elizabeth Gole of Stratford and formerly of Tavistock and Plattsville in her 91st year.
Dear mother of John & wife Antje of Warrensburg, Missouri, Don & wife Sherrylee of New Hamburg, Grant & wife Paulette of Princeton and David & wife Jennifer of Tavistock. Sadly missed by her 8 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. She will be remembered by her nieces and nephew Yvonne Kitchen, Nancy Vollmer and Chum who have helped over the years with support and care to Elizabeth. Also a thank you to the Anne Hathaway Retirement Residence for all their care
Predeceased by her parents William & Mary (Kaufman) Hall and her brothers Donald & Neil Hall.
A private family service took place at the Glendinning Funeral Home, Plattsville. Interment later in the Ayr Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the New Hamburg Christian Centre would be appreciated by the family.