Parish, Gordon

Parish200It is with sadness we announce the passing of Gordon Parish on May 27th, 2017.  For 66 years he was the loving husband to Bernice Parish "Mac" (nee McKay). 

Loving dad to Leith Parish-Rigby and her husband Steve.  

Gordon enjoyed a celebration for his 90th birthday last year.  He would consider that to be the celebration of a life well-lived. 


Young, Jeannie

jyoung020 200Passed away suddenly June 30,2017 in her 76 year.

Adored wife of Ralph Young , dear mother of Paul Ashworth and Janet Ashworth , step mother to Jim Young and Barry Young. Grandmother  to Julian, Aiden, Kaitlyn, Damian, Branden, Emilie and Poppy the dog.

Please join us for a casual celebration of life at The Beautiful Joe Park Pavillion 165 Edwin St., Meaford Saturday July 8  11am-1pm. Refreshments provided, dogs welcome.



Brown, William Alexander

brown jun 2017 200Passed away at The Grey-Bruce Health Service, Meaford on Friday June 23, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer, Bill (Chirp) Brown, in his 73rd year.

Beloved brother of Doris Wells, Orville (Donna) Brown and Kay Freeborn (Dennis). Predeceased by his parents Edward and Marjory Brown, brother, Keith Brown and brother-in-law William Wells.


Holmes, Ivan Arthur

IvanHolmes200Ivan Holmes passed away peacefully from complications related to his cancer at the Meaford Hospital on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 in his 82nd year.

He was a son of the late Arthur and Ruth (McCracken) Holmes. Predeceased by his wife Shirley in 2007.

Ivan was the beloved father of Barry (Megan) Holmes of British Columbia and Sherry (Derek) Trask of Thornbury. Ivan will also be fondly remembered by his six grandchildren, Theodore, Charles, Maddi, Holly Holmes and Skylar, Carter Trask and survived by one great grandchild Avery Chambers.


Siitam, Helmut

siitam alt200Passed away at Grey-Bruce Heath Service, Meaford on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, Helmut Siitam in his 94th year.

Born to Maria and Friedrich Siitam on February 4, 1924, in Tõstamaa, Estonia.

Beloved husband of Astrid Siitam of Meaford. Loving father of Sylvia Siitam Ciarallo and her husband Peter. Sadly missed by two grandchildren Astrid-Maria and Michael Ciarallo. Helmut was the eldest of five children; Elmar, Agnes, Alfred and Aasta.

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