AMSINGA, Eltjo (Joe)

Passed away peacefully at Secord Trails Care Community, Ingersoll on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, in his 87th year. Dear brother of Henry and Greta, Agatha and Leen Vandeban, John and Martha. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the Ingersoll Christian Reformed Church 429 King Street West, Ingersoll on Friday, October 19, 2018 from 10-11 am, with the funeral service at 11am with Reverend John Koole officiating. Interment to follow in Ingersoll Rural Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Woodstock Christian Community School (cheques accepted) would be appreciated.


It is with deep sadness that the family of Enid Rowlands (Jones) announce her peaceful passing on Thursday, October 11, 2018. Enid is survived by her adoring husband Govan Rowlands, of 61 years. Enid was a loving mother to Hayley (Craig) and Heidi (Rod) and the treasured grandmother of Ceri-Lynn, Kristen (Andrew), Melissa, and Kaitlyn (Michael). Much loved Great-Grandmother of Harper. Enid will be sorrowfully missed by her many relatives in Wales. The family would like to thank the caring staff at Sienna Living for the wonderful care provided during Enid’s time with them. Enid’s family will receive guests at McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home, 246 Thames St. S, Ingersoll, 519-425-1600, on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, for visitation at 10am followed by a Memorial Service at 11am.  A Celebration of Life will be held at 800 Chieftain Street, Woodstock in the Gathering Room following the Memorial Service. Cremation has already taken place.  In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations made in memory of Enid to the Parkinson’s Society of Canada.

BRUCE, Doreen Lillian (1932-2018)

Doreen Bruce, age 86 passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 10, 2018. Doreen was predeceased by her parents Fred and Doris Embury, son-in-law Allen, and great grandson Brayden. Doreen is survived by her loving husband Douglas, daughters Vickie (Barry), Debbie (Philip), Cathy, and sons Kevin (Judy), and Darryl (Jackie). Doreen was blessed with numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren. Friends will be received at the McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home 246 Thames Street South, Ingersoll Friday 6-8 pm. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 11am with interment to follow at Ingersoll Rural Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the charity of your choice (cheques accepted) would be appreciated.

LEGGETT, Donald James

Suddenly on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 in Ingersoll, Don Leggett of Ingersoll in his 66th year. Beloved son of Gladys Leggett of Oxford Manor, Ingersoll and predeceased by his father, Richard Leggett. Dear brother of Gordon of Herndon, Virginia, and Sidney and wife Shelia of Calgary. Sadly, missed by his nephew, Adam and wife Elizabeth of Vancouver, and niece Laura and husband Adrian, together with great-niece Evelyn Rose of Calgary. A family Celebration of Life Service will be held later, followed by interment of cremated remains at Harris Street Cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home 519-425-1600.

SMITH, Gladys May (nee Law)

Passed away at the age of 101 on Monday, September 24, 2018, in Waterloo. Beloved wife of the late R. Clifton Smith. Dear mother of Marilyn Lewis of Sarasota Fla., Bob (Judy) of Waterloo, and daughter-in-law, Patricia of Ottawa. Beloved grandmother of Sandy, Christine and Greg, and great grandmother of Tyler, Jennifer, and Miranda.
She was predeceased by her son Gary, son-in-law Don Lewis, grandson Scott Lewis, sister Hazel Johnson and brothers George and Bert Law. She is fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and cousins in Ontario, Western Canada, and New York State.
Glady lived most of her life in Ingersoll. She was a long-term employee at Crosby’s Style Shoppe and volunteer at Alexandra Hospital.
Friends are invited to join the family for a celebration of Glady’s life on Saturday October 13, at 2:00 pm at McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home, 246 Thames Street South, Ingersoll.
Donations to the Alexandra Hospital Ingersoll Foundation, or the charity of your choice, may be arranged through the McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home.