April 22, 2009

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Obituary

HELEN BUCKINGHAM

Helen Elizabeth Buckingham (née Harrison), of Kincardine, died peacefully at Trillium Court on Wednesday, April 15, 2009, in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of Clifford Buckingham. Loved sister of Roy (Edna) Harrison, of Owen Sound; Eugene (Jean) Harrison, of Kincardine; and Lorne (Norma) Harrison, of London; and sister-in-law of Tess Harrison, of Dorchester. 

Dear mother of Lois Dwan, of Kincardine; Robert Buckingham, of Toronto; Kenneth (Sharon) Buckingham, of Kincardine; and Ronald (Jeannette) Buckingham, of Kitchener. Cherished grandmother of Christina, Lisa, Adam and Sarah. Sadly missed by her nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her sister Margaret Merritt, brothers Bill and Jack Harrison, sister-in-law Peg Harrison and brother-in-law Charlie Merritt. Also predeceased by son-in-law Bud Dwan.

Visitation was held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine, on Friday, April 17, 2009, from 7-9 p.m. A funeral service was held in the chapel at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, 2009, with Rev. Rob Hiscox officiating. Serving as pallbearers were: Don Merritt, Allan Bowers, Adam Buckingham, Dennis Harrison, Jim Harrison and Jill Harrison.

Interment Kincardine Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Heart Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society were appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available on-line at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.

WILLIAM "BILL" ChRYSTIE

William "Bill" Chrystie, of Kincardine, died peacefully at Ian Anderson House, Oakville, on Wednesday, April 15, 2009, in his 70th year.

Beloved husband of Rita (née Weir).

Dear father of Heather and her husband Darren Chambers, of Oakville. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Matthew and Sarah. 

Predeceased by his sister Mary Anne Donald and his brother in-law Ernest Donald.

Visitation was held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine, on Friday, April 17, 2009 from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2 p.m., with Rev. Bob Putman officiating.

Interment Kincardine Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Ian Anderson House of Oakville were appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available on-line at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.

GRETA INKSTER

Greta Muriel Junetta Inkster (née Vance),of Kincardine, died at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre - Kincardine, on Sunday, April 12, 2009, in her 93rd year. 

Beloved wife of the late Campbell Inkster. 

Sadly missed by her nieces and nephews, and brother-in-law George Inkster. 

Predeceased by her parents, John and Jane (Wrightson) Vance; her brother, Joseph Vance; and her sisters, Edna McInnis and Maude Slessor. 

The visitation was held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine, on Tuesday, April 14, 2009, from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2 p.m., with Carolyn Keyes officiating. 

Interment Kincardine Cemetery. 

Pallbearers were Ken Hendry, Neil McKinnon, Dennis Ruthven, Allan Ribbink, Mike Pinkerton and Brian Todd.

Flower bearers were Shirley MacLean, Doreen McInnis and Barbara McInnis.

Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society or the Kincardine Hospital Foundation were appreciated as expression of sympathy.

Portrait and memorial available on-line at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.

 

 

BRIAN MOORE

Brian Mark Moore peacefully passed away at Country Terrace, Komoka, on March 30, 2009, in his 72nd year after a lengthy battle with Parkinson's Disease.

He was predeceased by his parents Vivian Gertrude (2003) and Cyril Horton Moore.

Brian was a loving husband of 47 years to his wife Susan Moore (née Southby) of London.

Dear father to Heather Zuskan and husband Kim, of Port Dover; Sarah Hoffele and husband Mark, of Wingham; and Andrew and wife Terry, of St. Thomas. Grandfather to Christopher, Matthew, Kayla, Geoffrey, Nicholas and Isabella.

Brian is also survived by his sister Sandra Jacobs, of Kearney.

Brian was a graduate of Burlington High School in 1955. He entered college Militaire Royal De Saint-Jean Quebec, and then graduated from Royal Military College, Kingston in 1960 and went on to complete his Chemical Engineering degree at McMaster University in 1961. Brian served with the Royal Canadian Horse Artillery in Camp Petawawa until 1963. He joined A.E.C.L nuclear Research unit in Chalk River before joining the Ontario Hydro Nuclear Power Program as technical engineer at the Douglas Point Nuclear Generating Station in 1965.

In 1973, Brian and his family lived in Kincardine where Brian was a technical and production manager at the Bruce Nuclear Station. In 1990, Brian accepted an offer to join the International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna, Austria. He was assigned as nuclear safety specialist.

Brian was an honouree life-time member of the Kiwanis Club London. Brian loved digging in his garden, listening to classical music and enjoyed many hours of sailing on Lake Huron and Georgian Bay. 

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 8, 2009 at St. Michael and All Angels Anglican Church, 397 Springbank Drive, London.

On-line condolences can be made at www.amgfh.com. Memorial donations to the Parkinson Society of Canada would be greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Arrangements entrusted to A. Millard George Funeral Home, London, 519-433-5184.

LORNA WILSON

Lorna Myrtle Wilson (née Kennedy), of Kincardine, died at Trillium Court, on Friday, April 10, 2009, in her 80th year. 

Beloved wife of Orval Wilson.

Dear mother of Sue (Ron) Gillespie, of Holyrood; and Ron (Jackie) Wilson, of Kincardine. Sadly missed by her grandchildren: David, Angela, Brandon and Brady.

Loving sister of Thelma (Doug) Drennan, of Kincardine. 

Predeceased by her brothers Earl and William Kennedy, and sister-in-law Hellenor Kennedy. 

Visitation was held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine,  on Monday, April 13, 2009 from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2 p.m., with Rev. Dennis Cluley officiating. 

Interment Kincardine Cemetery. 

Memorial donations to the Kincardine Hospital Foundation were appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available on-line at www.daveylinklaterfuneralhome.com.