June 17, 1921 to August 16, 2014
Stuart Peebles formerly of Atwood, passed away peacefully at Stratford General Hospital on August 16, 2014 at the age of 93. Stuart resided at Ritz Lutheran Villa, Mitchell with his beloved wife Jean whom he married in 1958. He was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church, Monkton, a life member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Lodge No. 332 and a former member of the Atwood Men's Chorus. Stuart was an avid gardener specializing in growing roses, did many free-hand drawings and paintings of nature scenes and loved doing crossword and word search puzzles. He served in the Reserves during World War II. Survived by his wife Jean (Yeoman) Peebles. Loving father of Doug Peebles, Mary and Stephen Reed, Moira and Trevor Barnes, Muriel Vandepol and Paul Coupe, Les and Lori Peebles. Special grandpa of Brian Peebles and Stacey Fletcher, Russ Peebles, Jen Peebles and Ken Buck, Natasha Reed and Nick Tuskan, Nigel Reed, Alycia Reed, Danica Barnes and Aaron Ogunsanya, Nathan Barnes, Nicole Vandepol and Kevin Andrew, Brett Vandepol, Megan Peebles and great-grandpa of Damian, Evelyn, Dominic and Mackenzie. Fondly remembered by Virginia Peebles, brother-in-law Stephen Yeoman, sister-in-law Margaret Nicholl and by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents George and Effie (Stewart) Peebles, sister-in-law Maise Yeoman and brother-in-law Harold Nicholl. Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Monday August 18 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Visitation will continue at Ritz Lutheran Villa, Mitchell on Tuesday August 19, 2014 from 10 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Sarah Thompson officiating. Interment in Elma Centre Cemetery, Atwood. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to: Ritz Lutheran Villa Road 164 4118A RR5 Mitchell, ON N0K 1N0 or Knox Presbyterian Church 34 Maddison Street PO Box 190 Monkton, ON N0K 1P0 appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the funeral home or returning to the Current Funerals page and clicking on the Make Donation link. Please forward your cheque directly to the charity of choice at the above address.