SHEARER: William Thomas M.D., Ph. D., – passed away October 9, 2018 at his home in Houston, Texas at the age of 81 years. Dr. Shearer is survived by his wife Lynn Des Prez, by his children Christine (Henry), Mark, Christopher (Kellie), Martin, John (Jacqueline) and Jesse. Sadly missed by all of his grandchildren.
Dr. Shearer devoted his life to Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital since 1978.
A public graveside service will take place at the Chesterfield Cemetery, RR#1 Bright, ON on Saturday November 3, 2018 at 1:00pm. A reception will follow at the Glendinning Funeral Home, 40 William Street, Plattsville. Donations to the Peace United Church, Plattsville (cheques accepted) and would be appreciated by the family.
Brooks, David Allan – Passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at the Victoria Hospital, London. Dave was formerly from Drumbo and in his 68th year. Loving son to the late Don and Ruth (nee Murray) Brooks and dear brother to James (Elaine) Brooks. Dave will be sadly missed by his niece Denny (Craig) and nephew Dale (Dawn) and grandnieces Rachel and Jordyn and grandnephew Luke. Dave grew up on a tobacco farm in Windfall and later worked at the Westroc mine and Cargill. He enjoyed bowling, softball, hockey, fishing and feeding the squirrels. Cremation has taken place. Interment at Windfall Cemetery, Drumbo. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Glendinning Funeral Home, Plattsville.
THOMSON: James Wayne “Jim” – passed away suddenly on Thursday October 18, 2018 at the St. Mary’s Hospital, Kitchener. Jim Thomson of Plattsville in his 77th year.
Beloved husband of Jane Anne (nee Glendinning) whom he married May 29, 1964. Dear father of the late Jennifer Tessari (July 1, 2014) and husband Greg Blackmore of New Hamburg, Tim & Andrea of New Hamburg and Nick of Plattsville. Sadly missed by his grandsons Tom & Alex. Jim is survived by his brother Rick & wife Lynn, by brother-in-law Bill Glendinning of New Hamburg and sister-in-law Doris Glendinning of Plattsville.
Predeceased by his parents George & Lydia (Hewitt) Thomson, mother and father-in-law Alex & Dorothy (Forbes) Glendinning, sister Eleanor & husband Floyd Hawes, brother-in-law Robert Glendinning and sister-in-law Karen Glendinning.
Jim was a beef farmer in Plattsville for most of his life and upon retirement found his summer job cutting grass at the Dundee Golf Club.
Relatives and friends may call at the Glendinning Funeral Home, 40 William St., Plattsville on Monday from 2-4 & 6-8pm. Funeral Service will be conducted in the Chapel on Tuesday October 23, 2018 at 11:00am. Interment in Plattsville Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Sakura House or to Peace United Church, Plattsville (cheques accepted) and would be appreciated by the family.
BEUERMANN: Mary Louise (nee Byatt) – passed away peacefully on Monday October 15, 2018 at the Woodstock Hospital. Mary Beuermann of Plattsville in her 72nd year.
Beloved wife of the late Dennis Beuermann who predeceased her March 18, 1997. Loving mother or Rob of Plattsville and Trevor of Kitchener. Mary is survived by her sister Lynda Byatt, mother-in-law Edna Beuermann of Elmira and brother-in-law Doug Beuermann and his wife Kathy of Kitchener.
Predeceased by her parents Jack & Edna Byatt, brother Tom Byatt, sister Margaret Fischer and father-in-law Stanley Beuermann
Relatives & friends may call at the Glendinning Funeral Home, 40 William Street, Plattsville on Thursday from 3-6pm. Funeral Service will be conducted in the funeral home chapel on Friday October 19, 2018 at 11:00am. Interment later in Chesterfield Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation (cheques accepted) would be appreciated by the family.