Melvin Brown

Melvin Brown passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, March 7, 2021, surrounded by family. Husband of Alecia Brown. Son of Roy “Mel Sr” Brown and the late Barbara Anne (Pillon), and step-mother Maria Brown. Father of Jessica Fields, Victoria Malone (Justin), Jeffrey Plant, Cody Fleury (Emily). Loving grandfather of Ryland, Londynn, Alice, and Rosalie. Mel will also be … Read More

Sieger “Sam” Woudwijk

In His time, God took his child, Sieger Sytze “Sam” Woudwijk, on Sunday, March 7, 2021. Born September 19, 1962 in Visbuurt/Ternaard, Friesland, Holland. Predeceased by his parents George (Sjoerd) Woudwijk (1975) and Frances (Froukje) Peltier (Woudwijk, nee Planting) (2006). Survived by his daughter Melissa Pacey (Woudwijk), son Corey Woudwijk (Allison) of Kelowna and grandchildren Logan and Jessica Woudwijk, and … Read More

Bernard Anthony “Tony” Farron

With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Bernard Anthony “Tony” Farron on Monday March 1, 2021 at Riverview Gardens. Son of Bernard and Doreen Farron. Born in Windsor 76 years ago. Tony is the father of Brian Farron, Amy Dunslow (Ian) and Michael Farron; Grandfather of Laila, Colby and Mason: Brother of Cheryl Sheer (Jack), Pam Farron (Bob) and … Read More

Cathy Meredith

Catharina “Cathy” Meredith (nee Bouwmeester) passed away peacefully at her home Friday, February 26th, 2021. Born 70 years ago in Beilan, Holland. Daughter of the late Klaas and Dien Bouwmeester. Beloved wife of Terry Meredith for 51 years.  Mother of Cheryl and Scott Bryden, and Heather and Tim Dawson.  Special Granny to Trevor Niven, Brier and Catharina “Catie” Dawson.  Sister … Read More

Rocky Belanger

With sadness we announce the passing of Rocky Louis Belanger on Friday, February 26, 2021 at Chatham Kent Hospice.  Born 85 years ago in St. Maglorie, Quebec.  Son of Joseph and Rosa Belanger.  Husband of Kazia for 45 years.  Survived by his sister Joan and half siblings Liz and Regen. Predeceased by siblings Roger, Mack, Harvey, Wilfred, O’Neil, Doris and … Read More

George Robert Bennett

George Robert Bennett passed away peacefully at home on Friday, February 19, 2021, surrounded by family. Cherished husband of Mary Bennett (nee Mocci) and loving father of Lisa (Steve) and Lee (Cenzi). Proud grandfather of Nate, Noah and Mia. George will be missed by his siblings Joan (Robert), Reg (Wilf), and Heather. Predeceased by his parents Reginald and Jean Bennett. … Read More

Barry Waekens

Barry Waekens, son of Cam and Mary Waekens, survived by his loving wife Francine, his children Ashley (Jonathan), Joshua (Caitlyn), Jesse (Debrah), his grandchildren Peighton, Cali, Alec and Sutton, as well as his brother Blair and sister Carrie, passed away on Wednesday, February 24th, 2021. Barry was a kind and loving soul who had an effect on everyone he met. … Read More

Robin Orton

  Robin Thomas Orton of Wallaceburg, passed away on Sunday February 21, 2021 at Riverview Gardens in Chatham, at the age of 67.  He is predeceased by his mother, Elizabeth “Betty” (nee Thomas), father, Thomas Orton, and brother, Tom Orton. He is survived by his son Robin Orton Jr (Jeni) and siblings Colin “Ozzy” Orton, Kevin Orton (Crystal), and Colleen Orton. … Read More

Starla Leigh Spiers (Pardoe)

After a long battle with illness Starla Leigh Spiers (nee Pardoe) passed peacefully on Saturday February 20, 2021 at her home while surrounded by those that love her. Born in Chatham 33 years ago. Daughter of Rexford and Cheryl Pardoe.  Beloved wife of Jason Spiers. Mother of Destinee Faith Wellington and Autumn Lily Serenity Spiers. Survived by siblings Ginette and … Read More

Paul Bechard

    Paul Raymond Bechard, age 66, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on February 16, 2021. Paul was born February 11, 1955 to Jeannette (nee Maure) and the late Raymond Bechard. Paul is survived by his loving wife Becky, his children Joseph Bechard and Amanda Perini (Dan) and the apples of his eye, his cherished granddaughters Abigail, Claire … Read More