Lillian May Whitehead “Tillie”

Whitehead, Lillian May “Tillie” ( Case) Surrounded by the love of her family on Friday, November 16, at her residence, Riverview Gardens, Chatham Ontario our precious mother peacefully took leave of her earthly life. She was born on June 13, 1924 to the late Frank and Effie Corbett ( Cucksey) in Ingersoll, Ontario. Loving Mother of Verna ( Ivan) Cope, … Read More


David Torrance “Caveman”

It is with great sadness to announce the passing of my beloved husband , father and grandfather  David Torrance (Caveman) on Sunday November 11, 2018 in his 58th year with family by his side. Son of the late Claire and Shirley Torrance. Dave leaves behind hisloving wife of 38 years Lynda Torrance (Cox).Devoted father of Laura Torrance RN (Chris Warren). The proudest … Read More


Gerald Gagnier

It is with great sadness that the family of Gerald Oscar Gagnier announces his passing on, November 8th, 2018, at the age of 61 years. Gerry was born in Chatham, Ontario to Kate (nee Charron) and the late Oscar Gagnier.  Gerry will be lovingly remembered by his wife Helen Sokolowski, predeceased by his wife Joni Gagnier and remembered by his … Read More


Allan Rose

Allan Rose (Aug. 16, 1927 –Oct. 10, 2018) It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our father Mr. Allan Rose. Mr. Rose was a resident of Wallaceburg formerly of Chatham and passed away on Wednesday October 10 at the age of 91 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance. Son of the late Charles W and Mabel (nee Summerfield) Rose. He leaves behind his children Allan Michael (Joanne Leclerc) of Ottawa and Patricia Lynn (Paul Zoula) of Wallaceburg. Loving grandfather of Lee (Rose) Zoula of Tupperville and Paul Zoula Jr. (Jen Lebert) of Windsor … Read More


Don Lachance

Don Lachance passed peacefully while surrounded by family on Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 at the Chatham-Kent Hospice at the age of 92. Born in Quebec, Don was the son of the late Rose-Anna Labrecque and Auguste Lachance. Husband of the late Rachel Asselin. Dearly loved father to Jeannine of Chatham, Pierre of Blenheim, Denise of London, Pauline Grant (Dennis)of London, Jeanne … Read More


Richard J. Minns

Goodbye to an artist, a music man, and a friend. It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Richard J. Minns at Victoria Hospital on October 28th, 2018 at the age of 63. Richard was the loving husband to the late great Susan Minns. Devoted father to his sons Jacob and Jesse. Father-in-law to Jocelyn and Nicole. Big … Read More


Mary Lou Linton

Mary Louise Linton was born in Port Credit, Ontario in 1936 and died suddenly on October 29, 2018 in Chatham. She was surrounded by the kind caregivers and residents of her retirement community. Predeceased by loving parents John and Grace Linton (Drummond) and brother John D. Linton (Jeanette). Mary Lou completed Airline Career Training in Indiana and worked on the … Read More


Catherine Jane McLeish

Gregory C. Jane – After a courageous battle with cancer, in her 71st year, Jane Gregory quietly passed away at home, which was her wish, with friends at her side, in Port Lambton, on October 23rd , 2018.  Predeceased by her parents, Jack and Norma Gregory, two husbands, Ken Renno and Dean McLeish. Jane will be dearly missed by her dear lifelong friends … Read More


Mary Van Dyken

Mary Van Dyken – long time resident of Chatham passed away at the age of 96.  Predeceased by John, her husband of 73 years.  Mary was born in Groningen, the Netherlands and was the daughter of Jantje Immel (Elzinga) and Gerrit Immel.  Both Mary and John loved their adopted country, Canada, and have travelled from coast to coast.  She had … Read More


Mona Addison Mortier

Mona Addison Mortier, Mona joined her beloved husband, the late Marshall Mortier (March 24, 2015) on October 26. 2018. She was born in Toronto on January 1, 1921 to the late George and Elsie (Blackmore) Barr. As a member of the Royal Canadian Air Force, Mona met her late husband in London, England where they both proudly served their country during WWII and … Read More