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- Cornelis (Case) Tegenbosch
June 4, 1927- November 7, 2023 Cornelis (Case) Johannes Tegenbosch, formerly of Route 2 Atwood, passed away peacefully at his residence in Royal Terrace, Palmerston on Tuesday November 7, 2023 at the age of 96. Case and his wife Nellie farmed for many years at Route 2 Atwood. Case was an avid dairy farmer his whole life. He was a member of St. Patrick’s R.C. Church, Kinkora and was a fourth degree Knight of the Knights of Columbus. Predeceased by his wife Petronella (Nellie) Tegenbosch (2022). Loving father of Marilyn Whaley (Dennis Horton), Chris (Christine), Joanne (Wim) Vink. Dear Opa of Carolyn (Brad), Natalie, Jessica (Randy), Janine (Jim), Nick (Vera), Ian and great-Opa of Emily, Curtis, Florentina and William. Fondly remembered by family in Holland. He was predeceased by his parents Andrianus and Hendrika Tegenbosch. Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood (519-356-2382), on Thursday November 9 from 2 to 6 p.m. Visitation will continue at St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, 1025 Wallace Ave. N. Listowel on Friday November 10, 2023 from 10 am until the funeral mass. Funeral mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. with Father Bester officiating. Interment in Donegal Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to The Listowel Memorial Hospital Foundation are appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca. Arrangements entrusted to the Brenneman Funeral Home.
- William Edward Smith
October 27, 1941- November 6, 2023 William Edward Smith of Huron park passed away peacefully November 6th, 2023, at Huron Hospice Bender House. Father of Debra (Trent) Ward, Michael (Pauline) Smith and Joe (Darlene) Smith. Stepfather to Linda Barker, Kenneth (Sheila) Barker. Grandfather to Grant (Cathy)Ward, Patti Jo Locke, Trevor (Katie) Ward, Shaelyn (Jaymz) VanHerten, Lisa Hergott (Gary), Scott Smith, James Smith, Jessica Smith, Joshua Barker, Matthew Barker, Nicole Barker, Mac Barker, Lorie/Tim Stack, Gill/ Caitlin. Great Grandfather to Lily, Austin, Lynsey, Lacey, Kailyn, Sophia, Brianna, Darius, Cody, Alexis, Talan, Emmett, Oven, Maverick, Charlize, Colton, Blair, Lyla, Athena, Wyatt, Shikera, Steven, Hunter, and Gilbert. Predeceased by partner Shirley Barker (2021) and son-in-law AJ Barker (2020), Brother of Ruth Ann Partridge (Don), Jim Smith (Elaine). Remembered by many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Bill started school up the 16th at Elma Public School, Listowel Secondary School in Listowel and attended teachers College in Stratford. Bill started his career in 1961 at the CIBC Bank in Midland, in 1964 Bill moved to Aylmer to work for Beaver Lumber. His passion for building would lead him to work in the Listowel and then Brunner where he managed Jayco Trailers and Maple Leaf Truck Caps. Finishing his career at Northlander in Exeter. He loved the on the road repairs he did for Northlander around Southwestern Ontario. In 1969 he moved to the family farm on the 16th just down the road from his parents and gave his kids the gift of a wonderful childhood of farm life with grandparents and happy memories. Bill’s favorite pastime was at the arena refereeing hockey or the Diamond Umpiring baseball. Bill loved watching his children and grandchildren love sports as much as he did. As with Bill’s wishes cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will be held Sunday November 26th from 1 PM to 4PM at Monkton Arena Community Centre. With words of remembrance and service at 2PM. Donations to Elma Minor Ball, or Central Perth Minor Hockey Association would be appreciated by the family. Thank you to Cassie and the staff at Huron Hospice, the Staff at St. Elizabeth, and to Dr. Gravis for your care and support. Online condolences may be left at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca. Arrangements entrusted to the Brenneman Funeral Home.
- Lillian Smith
September 15, 1935- November 5, 2023 Smith, Lillian Louise nee Pehlke Passed away peacefully at Stratford General Hospital on Sunday November 5, 2023 at the age of 88.Beloved wife of the late George Smith (2017). Loving mother of Kevin (Julia) Smith of Peterborough, Cheryl (Andrzej)Dominski of Toronto, Ted Smith of Bracebridge and Sean (Kate) Smith of New Hamburg. Cherished grandmother of Mia, Michael,(Charisse)Julianne(Jeremy)Travis(Caroline)Kelsey, Jackson, Quinn,Emily and Matthew. Great Grandmother to Ellanore, Thomas, Alora and Iris. Lillian was predeceased by her parents Frederick and Christina Pehlke, her siblings Esther (Henry) Knechtel, Frieda (Leo Mueller) Hilda (Ralston) Shore, Ruth (Murray) Hammond, Ella (Grant) Hastings, Laura (John) Anstette, Wilfred (Vera) Pehlke, Elsie (Ron) Alder, Lorine (Jack) Ryan, Harold Pehlke, and her son Brian (1957). Survived by her sister in law Joan Pehlke. She will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Lillian was a member of the Atwood Presbyterian Church and attended the bible study group at the church. She will be remembered for her love of gardening, knitting, sewing, home decorating and her talented piano playing.Friends and family will be received on Saturday November 11, 2023, at the Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John St, Atwood Ontario. from 1 PM until the time of the service at 2 PM. Interment at Elma Centre Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Atwood Presbyterian Church. Online condolences may be left at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca. Arrangements entrusted to the Brenneman Funeral Home.
- Clayton Shine
October 4, 1935 - November 3, 2023 Passed away peacefully at Stratford General Hospital on Friday November 3, 2023 at the age of 88. Clayton is predeceased by his parents Russell and Hazel Shine, his brothers Kenneth and Dalton Shine and his sister Isabel Martin. He will be missed by his nieces, nephews, and cousins. Clayton lived in Monkton his whole life creating many connections in the Monkton and area community. He was a farmer and operated his own dump truck for many years. In his later years he would help drive many in his community who could not drive to doctors' appointments, grocery store or to visit family. Clayton was a real character to anyone who knew him and loved him. He was known for always having a story to tell. As per Claytons wishes, cremation has taken place, and a small private family graveside service will take place on a later date. Online condolences may be left at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca. Memorial donations may be made to the Monkton Lions Club. Arrangements entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home Atwood.
- Don Dewar
April 27, 1931- October 30, 2023 Don Dewar of Listowel passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Monday October 30, 2023 at the age of 92 after struggling with cancer. Don will be forever in the hearts of his loving wife Ruth (Daer) of 63 years, son Keith of Toronto, daughters Carol (Paul Davidson) of Cambridge and Karen Dewar-Birk (David Birk) of Ayr. Cherished grandfather of Zachary, Cameron, Katie (Luke) and Blake. He will be missed by his brother Ken (Gayle), Dean, Jenn, Luke, Christine, Kelli, Doug, Ben, Kristy, and sister-in-law Shirley Rolston Predeceased by his parents Roy and Theora Dewar, sister Mary Phyllis, brother in laws Gordon and Alvin (Janet) Daer, Harold Rolston and sister-in-law Marilyn (Brian) Wallace. Don was born on the farm now owned by his brother at RR#1 Monkton. Then, he moved to Atwood in 1960 and worked at Arbor Acres which was a local chick hatchery. After the hatchery closed, he was employed at Spinrite Yarns in Listowel for over 20 years. Don enjoyed fishing, camping at many provincial parks with family. The family wishes to thank all those who supported Don through his health journey. A special thanks to Dr. Edmonds, Care Partners, and the dedicated nurses and staff at Listowel Caressant Care Retirement Home. Thank you to Ernie Naylor for the words of comfort and prayers. Don was a member at Atwood Presbyterian Church. He was known for being a family historian, his stories of his past adventures, and his love for music. A private family service will take place. Memorial donations may be made to Atwood Presbyterian Church, the Listowel Memorial Hospital Foundation, or the Canadian Cancer Society. Online condolences may be left at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca. Thank you to David and Abbey Bald for their kindness and caring touch. Arrangements entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood.
- Anne Edgar
July 29. 1931- September 9, 2023 Anne Edgar of Livingston Manor and formerly Listowel, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Saturday September 9, 2023, at the age 92. Beloved wife of the late David Lawrence Edgar. Loving mother of Dan (Madelon) Edgar, David (Suzanne) Edgar, Rob (Jennifer) Edgar, Colleen (Darren) Bishop and the late Steven (survived by Sally). Cherished grandmother of 8 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren She will be missed by her brother Bill Hull of Exeter, sister-in-law Dorothy Hull. Predeceased by her parents Arthur and Mary Hull, sisters Juneve (William) Flood, Elaine (Lawrence) Jacklin, Jean Hull, Marion Knox, brother Charles Hull, Archie (Jean) Hull, sister-in-law June Hull and Ruth Cummings. Anne would be remembered for her love of her family and the great memories she created being a part of the Country Cousins Band who blessed many people with their endless talent. Cremation has taken place. Interment of her remains will be held on Wednesday September 13, 2023, at Elma Centre Cemetery at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation or the Listowel Memorial Hospital Foundation. Online condolences and memorial donations may be left at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca Arrangements entrusted to the Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood. Kidney Foundation 1599 Hurontario Street, Suite 201 Mississauga, ON L5G 4S1 Click the following link to donate directly to the charity. Listowel Memorial Hospital Foundation 255 Elizabeth St E Listowel, ON N4W 2Y8 If you chose to donate to the charity directly, and would like us to place a card for the family please fill out the notify us of a donation form. This form can be reached in the menu of our website or by clicking here:
- Bill Wilson
September 14, 1950- September 8, 2023 Bill Wilson of Milverton passed away peacefully at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Friday September 8, 2023 at the age of 72. Interment to take place at the Elma Centre cemetery at a later date. Memorial donations maybe made to Listowel Memorial Hospital. Arrangements entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home, Atwood. www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca. Listowel Memorial Hospital Foundation 255 Elizabeth Street East Listowel, Ontario N4W 2P5 If you chose to donate to the charity directly, and would like us to place a card for the family please fill out the notify us of a donation form. This form can be reached in the menu of our website or by clicking here:
- Aafke Portena
Feburary 28, 1937- July 26, 2023 Passed away peacefully with family by her side at Stratford Rotary Hospice on Wednesday July 26, 2023 at the age of 86. Aafke's greatest love was her family especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Beloved wife of the late Willem- Jan Portena (2019) whom she married in 1959. Loving mother of Mike (Theresa) Portena, Bettina (at peace 2018) (Henk) Schuurmans, and Rick (Ingrid) Portena. Special Beppe of Joanne (Brendan), Gina (Jordan), Ryan (Lindsay), Marco (Zoé), Jim (Kate), Tom, Eric (Romy), Lize (Andrew), Emily (Brodie), Carmen (Kiel), Kristen (Brett), René and Great-Beppe of Ellie, Leni, Hadlee, Presley, Sully, Arian, Evy, Lucas and Jacob. Fondly remembered by her extended family and friends in the Netherlands and Canada. Predeceased by her parents Nammen and Harmina Faber Relatives and friends will be invited to share their memories at Bethel Christian Reformed Church, 345 Elizabeth St. E, Listowel, on Sunday July 30 from 6 - 8 p.m. The funeral service to celebrate Aafke's life will be held at Bethel Christian Reformed Church on Monday July 31, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Cameron Oegema officiating. Interment in Elma Centre Cemetery, Atwood. Reception at Bethel Christian Reformed Church to follow. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to Stratford Rotary Hospice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca Arrangements entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home Live stream link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSKVkbfDBJXRRBWs1aNmbAA/live The recording will be available to watch at anytime by using the link above.
- Jessie Annetta Buchanan
February 21, 1931 - July 25, 2023 Passed away peacefully at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Tuesday July 25, 2023, at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late Alex Buchanan (1980). Loving mother of her three daughters, Pauline (the late Earl) Steffler, Cheryl (Alan) Cleland and Lee-Ann (the late Brian) Tucker. Cherished grandmother of Chad Cleland, Shawn Cleland, Jason Cleland, Ashley Steffler- McIntyre, Jordan Tucker, Brody Tucker and her 10 great grandchildren. Predeceased by her parents David & Mattie Dewar, siblings Kay (Alvin) Shiell, Tom (Lorraine) Dewar, Brothers and sisters-in-law Edna Laurie, Olive Cummings, Nina Cummings, Jimmy (Eva) Buchanan, Myrta Darroch, Gladys Scott, and Barry Wagner. Survived by her 3 sisters Shirley (the late Glen) Buchanan, Marj (Paul) Krauter, Dorie (the late Ron Hartman) Wagner, brother-in-law Andy (the late Delores) Buchanan (Marion Behrnes). She will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Jessie was a member of Donegal United Church, Donegal UCW and the Donegal Women's Institute. Alex and Jessie owned and operated the service station in Donegal from the time they were married until his illness when they moved to Atwood. They both had a love for music and hosted many fiddle parties. Jessie was known for her love of baking and could plan a get together at a moment's notice. Despite her hearing impairment, Jessie was very social and loved to be around her friends and family. Friends and family are welcome for visitation at the Brenneman Funeral Home on Sunday July 30, 2023 from 4 PM - 8 PM. Funeral service will be held at Atwood Presbyterian Church at 11 AM on Monday July 31, 2023. Rev Brian Hymers will officiate. Burial will follow at the Donegal Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca. Memorial donations may be made to the Listowel Memorial Hospital Foundation or Canadian Hearing Services. Please find the donation links below: Arrangements entrusted to the Brenneman Funeral Home Atwood.
- Adriaan Sinke
July 16, 1945 - July 17 2023 Passed away suddenly on July 17, 2023 at Listowel Hospital at the age of 78. Adriaan was born in the Netherlands and a farmer for most of his life and is the brother of John Sinke (the late Corrie). Predeceased by his parents Koo and Petranella Sinke. Cremation has taken place. Online condolences may be left at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca. Arrangement entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home.
- David Barry Cleland
October 2, 1945 - June 19, 2023 Passed away peacefully at his home on Lavallee Lake on June 19, 2023, at the age of 77. Loving father of Che Cleland of Innisfil and Devin Cleland (Kim) of Osoyoos BC. Cherished grandfather of Damien, Megan, Kali and Adele. Survived by his sister Lorraine Cleland Renaud. Predeceased by his parents David Alexander Cleland, Hanna Cleland, and brother Blaine Cleland. Barry loved his time up north at the cottage & spending time with family and friends. Barry was an avid fisherman and hunter, he loved scuba diving, stock car racing and skiing, he was a man of many talents. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John St. Atwood on July 15, 2023 at 1:00 pm. Interment at Elma Centre Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation & Diabetes Canada. Online condolences can be left at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca. Arrangements are entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home Atwood.
- Aileen Gillis
May 4, 1924 - May 26, 2023 Formerly of Newry, passed away peacefully at Groves Memorial Community Hospital in Fergus on Friday May 26, 2023 at the age of 99. Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Gillis. Loving mother of Su Gillis and Nancy (Mark) Chambers. Cherished grandmother of Melanie (Jeremy) Thompson and Jessica (Bob Smith) Chambers. She will be lovingly remembered by her great grandchildren Joshua and Leah Thompson. Predeceased by her brothers Elwood (Margaret) Danbrook and Grant (Pat) Danbrook. Funeral services will be held at Atwood Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, May 30th, 2023 at 11 AM. Following the Interment at Donegal Cemetery, refreshments will be served back at the Presbyterian church. Memorial Donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada. The family would like to thank the nursing staff of Groves Memorial Community Hospital for their exceptional care and compassion. Online condolences may be left at www.brennemanfuneralhome.ca. Arrangements have been entrusted to Brenneman Funeral Home Atwood.