February 11, 2009

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Obituary

Kathleen Cuyler was Kincardine's oldest resident

KATHLEEN JEAN CUYLER

Kathleen Jean Cuyler (née Ferrier), of Kincardine, died at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre - Kincardine, on Monday, Feb. 2, 2009, in her 105th year. Kathleen Cuyler was Kincardine’s oldest resident.

Born Sept. 21, 1904, in Bervie, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Rachel Ferrier.

She was the beloved wife of the late John Cuyler, who died in 1959.

Dear mother of Jean (George) Dobison, of Florida; Milena (Bill) Lobb, of Clinton; Joyce Duke, of Calgary; Bill Cuyler (Pauline Jones), of Sarnia; and Dave (Joyce) Cuyler, of Kincardine.Sadly missed by 19 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.

Predeceased by her sons Clifton and Robert, her sister Gladys Morgan, and her brother James Ferrier.

When The Independent interviewed her on her 100th birthday, Mrs. Cuyler was still active and living in her own home on Broadway. She lived for the past couple of years at Trillium Court, Kincardine.

Visitation was held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine, on Friday, Feb. 6, 2009 from 7-9 p.m., from where the funeral service was held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009, with Rev. Dennis Cluley officiating.

Spring interment Kincardine Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Kincardine Hospital Foundation, the HEart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society were accepted as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available on-line at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.

 

JANET BANNERMAN

Janet Louise Bannerman (née Carruthers), of Kincardine, died at Trillium Court Nursing Home, Kincardine, on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, in her 60th year. Beloved wife of Don Bannerman.Dear mother of Michael (Christy) Bannerman, and Scott Bannerman (Emma Watts), all of Stratford; Melanie (Shaun) Carney and Danielle Bannerman (Jeremy Pike), all of Kincardine. Loving grandmother of Caleb, Meagan and Nathaniel Bannerman, Taylor and Cameron Carney. Sadly missed by her mother Margaret Mowbray. Lovingly remembered by sisters Sharon (Alex) Thompson, Marilyn MacIntyre, Amelia (John) Murray, as well as brothers Jerry (Joan) Mowbray and Allan Mowbray. Also survived by a sister-in-law Marion Mowbray. Predeceased by her father David Carruthers, her step-father Virden Mowbray, brother John Mowbray and brother-in-law Donald MacIntyre. After working for Huron County Home Care for 17 years, Janet opened her own multi-disciplinary clinic (Community Rehab Services) in Kincardine, which she operated for the past 18 years. The funeral service was held at Kincardine Pentecostal Church, on Monday, Feb. 9, 2009, with Rev. Keith Preston and Rev. Eric Watson officiating. Serving as pallbearers were: Larry Bannerman, Carl Avis, Don Emmerton, Mel Smiley, Alphonse Murray and Sandy MacIntyre. Flower bearers were: Debbie Simmons, Margaret deBoer, Caleb, Meagan and Nathaniel Bannerman, Taylor and Cameron Carney. Spring interment Ripley Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Progressive Supranuclear Palsey Society (P.S.P. Society) were appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available on-line at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.

 

FRANCES GOUDGE

 

Frances Gertrude Goudge (née Chard), of Kincardine, died at Hanover and District General Hospital on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, in her 95th year. 

Dear mother of Beverley (George) Hardie, of Kincardine; Thirza Gonsalves, of Mississauga; and Brian (Marion) Goudge, of Kanata.

Loving grandmother of Murray (Debbie) Woods, Colleen (Mitch) Drautz, Gord (Melanie) Hardie, Leon (Karin) Gonsalves, Jeannine (Barry) Crouch, Ian (Jenn) Goudge, and Erica (Michael) Brennan.  Lovingly remembered by 12 great grandchildren. Sadly missed by a son-in-law Floyd Woods. 

Predeceased by her husband Edward Goudge, daughter Louise Woods, and a son-in-law Michael Gonsalves. 

A funeral service will be held at a later date. 

Spring interment Purdy Cemetery. 

Memorial donations to Knox Presbyterian Church, Kincardine or a charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available on-line at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.

BURTON SHEWFELT

Burton Lenwood Shewfelt, of Kincardine, died at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre-Kincardine on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2009, in his 86th year. 

Beloved husband of the late Marjorie Shewfelt (née Ferris). 

Dear father of Lynn (Carolyn) Shewfelt, of Kincardine; Wayne (Carol) Shewfelt, of Tavistock; and Blayne (Pat) Shewfelt, of Point Clark. Lovingly remembered by ten grandchildren and four great grandchildren. 

Sadly missed by his sisters-in-law Janet Shewfelt (David Dickson), of Kincardine; Velma (Kenneth) Hendry, of Tiverton; and Grace (Bruce) MacPherson, also of Tiverton. 

Predeceased by brother Orville Shewfelt, sister Velma Harrison, and a brother-in-law Bill Harrison. 

Burton Shewfelt was a former Kincardine Township farmer, technician with the Waterloo Cattle Breeders Association, milk truck driver for the Kincardine Creamery, cattle drover with the United Co-operative and Kincardine Shipping Association, a driver for Montgomery Ford, MacMaster Motors, the Cancer Society and Community Services. Burton lived his last years at Trillium Court.

Visitation was held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., from where the funeral service was held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, with Rev. Dennis Cluley officiating. Music was provided by Jerry McNulty and Mike Walsh. 

Pallbearers were Scott Shewfelt, Shane Shewfelt, Derick McGee, Donny Shewfelt, Dale Shewfelt and Jay Shewfelt.  Honourary pallbearers were David Carson, Jamie Rowe and John Matheson. 

Flower bearers were Jill Shewfelt, Janette Shewfelt, Megan Shewfelt, and Kerri Shewfelt. 

Spring interment Kincardine Cemetery. 

Memorial donations were made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Kincardine Hospital Foundation. Portrait and memorial available on-line at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.