On Monday, March 28, 2016 at Secord Trails Community Care, Ingersoll in his 76th year. Beloved husband of the late Marlene (Fuller) (2012). Father of Warren (Colleen) and Dawn Hodgins (Allan). Dear uncle of Richard Bowlby. Murray was the last surviving member of his family. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home 246 Thames Street South, Ingersoll, ON. Personal condolences may be sent at http://www.gffh.ca “There are moments in life when you wish you could bring someone down from heaven. Spend the day with them just one more time, give them one more hug, kiss them goodbye or hear their voice again. One more chance to I Love You”.
At Woodstock Hospital on Sunday, March 20, 2016, Samual Ross Beacom of Ingersoll, in his 84th year peacefully passed away. Predeceased by his loving wife Donna (Fox) 2004; Dearly loved father of Randy (Sheila), Wanda Hagan (Dave), Marla McFarlane (John) and Paula Collins. Dear grandfather of Brandon (Tara), Brianna, Nicole, Kristin (Rick), Dana and Tyson, and great grandfather of Ronan, Auron and Isabelle. Ross is survived by brothers Allen, Charles, Doug and “Sis” Maxine Emery, and predeceased by brothers Lorne, Willis, Kenneth, Grant, Wesley and Harold Beacom. Born in Mersea Township, after a short stint with Davey Tree, moved his family to Ingersoll in 1959 with the expansion of Pettipiece Cartage where he managed the office for many years. In the early 1970’s he decided to go back out onto the “highway” for many years until he retired. Friends and relatives will be received at the McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home 246 Thames Street South, Ingersoll, Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 1pm for visitation and service to follow at 2pm. Gail Malcolm officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Kidney Foundation or Liver Foundation would be greatly appreciated.
Jones: Dorothy Pearl- Peacefully, at Woodingford Lodge, Ingersoll on Tuesday, March 15th 2016 at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Guy Milton Jones (1997) and loving mother of Murray Winston Jones (1988) and Janet Baillie (late Ivan) ( Francis Bourdreau) of River John, Nova Scotia. Cherished mother-in-law of Marie Kennedy Jones, Thamesford. Dorothy was the proud grandmother of Rebecca, Adam (Heidi Marr), Sarah (Scott Finch) and Jessica (Fraser Deziel) of Ontario, Mark Baillie (Alicia) and Michele Tattrie in Nova Scotia. She was blessed with eleven great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. Dorothy was the last survivor of the family of James McBeth and Daisy Edwards McBeth and was predeceased by siblings Verla, Roy, Carl, Carmen and Russel. She is survived by a brother-in-law Albert Jones (Maxine) of Thamesford and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the McBeath-Dynes Funeral Home, 246 Thames Street South, Ingersoll, on Thursday, March 17th, 2016 from 1-2 pm, with the funeral service at 2pm. Spring internment will be in Harris Street Cemetery. Memorial donations to Trinity United Church (cheques accepted) would be appreciated. The family appreciates the wonderful care Dorothy received at Oxford Manor and Woodingford Lodge.
After a lengthy illness, passed away peacefully on March 12, 2016 at home in his 82nd year. Jack leaves behind his wife Aaltje (Alice) of 59 years. Will be missed by his 6 children and their spouses: Garry & Ruth, Liz & Fred (DeVries), Herman & Clara, Chris & Annette, Bill & Joane, Cathy & Mark (Hiemstra), and by 20 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. We are all grateful for the faith that shaped his life and now gives the family comfort in knowing he is at eternal rest.
Jack was part of a large extended family: Berend† & Aaltje†, Mans & Roelie†, Gezinus† & Anne†, Wim† & Grietje, Be† & Rika (John), John† & Dicky† (Ruth), Jan & Fenny, Gerrit & Trientje, Al & Christina†, Clarence & Jane, Harry & Andrea, and his parents, Gerrit† and Christina†.
Born in Sleen, The Netherlands, Jack immigrated to Canada in 1953, married and settled in the Woodstock area. In 1965 the family moved to Thamesford where he enjoyed over 30 years of rewarding employment with Cold Springs Farm.
Family and friends will be received for visitation on Thursday March 17 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. at Ingersoll Christian Reformed Church, 429 King St W Ingersoll. A Celebration of life service will be held on Friday March 18, 2016 at Ingersoll Christian Reformed Church at 2:00 P.M. Donations gratefully accepted for World Renew (formerly known as: Christian Reformed World Relief Committee), in lieu of flowers.
On Thursday March 10, 2016, the Lord, in his wisdom and loving care, took home to be with Him, our dear wife, mother and Oma at the age of 85. Lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her husband ,of 57 years, Tony of Thamesford, ON, and by her daughters, Marjorie (Chris Perry) of Belleville, ON, Nancy (George Horlings) of Smithers, BC, Sharon Van Kampen (Steve Johnston) of Listowel, ON and Jennifer Van Kampen (Theo Katerberg) of Fordwich, ON. Beloved mother of Ken, who went to be with the Lord in 1985. Dear Oma to: Matthew, Andrew and Daniel Perry; Jason Horlings, Meghan (Jakob Kort), Evan and Joshua Horlings; Anthonie, Kenneth, Gerrit and Shaun Johnston; Jordan, Malcolm and Jayna Van Kampen-Katerberg. The family will receive friends from 7-9 pm on Tuesday March 15 at the Ingersoll Christian Reformed Church, 429 King Street W., Ingersoll. Jane’s life will be celebrated and remembered with a service at 2pm on Wednesday March 16, also at the Ingersoll Christian Reformed Church, Reverend Norman Visser officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations are gratefully accepted to World Renew (formerly known as: Christian Reformed World Relief Committee).