Rocky Belanger

With sadness we announce the passing of Rocky Louis Belanger on Friday February 26, 2021 at Chatham Kent Hospice. Born in St. Maglorie, Quebec 85 years ago. 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

William Sanchuk

William Sanchuk November 6, 1935 – February 13, 2021 After a life well lived, William “Bill” Sanchuk (“my parents were too poor to afford a middle name”) passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving wife and family.  Bill was born 85 years ago in Chatham, Ontario and is predeceased by his parents George and Anna Sanchuk (Lutzka).   … Read More

Allan “Royce” Hyatt

  With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Allan “Royce” Hyatt, on Thursday February 11, 2021 at Chatham Kent Health Alliance. Born in Leamington 79 years ago. Son of the late Glen and Reta Hyatt. Husband of Karri for over 42 years. Father of Cheryl O’Neill (Dan) and Randy Hyatt (Cheryl). Grandfather of Jessica O’Neill, Nathan O’Neill (Maranda) and … Read More

Deborah Brown

Deborah Anne Brown, of Chatham, passed away peacefully on Tuesday January 19, 2021 after a 4 year battle with cancer at Chatham-Kent Hospice. Born in Toronto 55 years ago. Deb was an amazing lady who had a zest for life she will be greatly missed by her many friends. Deborah was laid to rest at Maple Leaf Cemetery on Friday, … Read More

Shirley Mae Gilbert

Passed away peacefully at Riverview Gardens, surrounded by her family, on January 4, 2021. She was born on September 18, 1923, in Anderdon Township, Essex County. Her dear husband, Murray Gilbert, predeceased her in 1990. She was the daughter of Percy and Beatrice Vollans, and sister to Gloria, all predeceased.  Shirley will be deeply mourned by her children – sons … Read More

Velda Irene Dawson

  It is with deep sadness that we say goodbye to our dear Mom, Velda Irene Dawson (nee McDonald) who passed away with family by her side at Chatham Kent Hospice on December 27th. She lived in Wheatley with the love of her life Lloyd Dawson. They were married for 54 years before he passed away in 2008. She lived in … Read More

Andrew Erdelyi

  With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Andrew Erdelyi on Friday November 6, 2020 at the Chatham Kent Health Alliance. Son of the late Andrew and Anne Erdelyi. Born in Welland, Ontario 76 years ago. Devoted husband of Joan for over 55 years. Beloved father of David (Candice), Jenn (Rich) and Tony. Cherished Gramps of Sam, Scott, Allie, … Read More

David Dolson

David Dolson of Chatham, passed away on October 31, 2020 at home, after a courageous battle with cancer while surrounded by his loving family. Son of the late Roger and Winnifred Dolson, born on September 8,1939. Beloved husband of Jo Anna for over 57 years. Devoted father of Dawn Breault (Greg), Ginny McLaughlin (Deron) and Matt Dolson (April). Doting papa … Read More

Evelyn Jean Latford

Evelyn Jean Latford (nee Arnold), passed away peacefully at Chatham Kent Hospice on Thursday, August 6, 2020. Daughter of the late Rennie and Margaret Arnold (nee Larabe). Wife of the late Carl A. Latford (2002). Mother of Margret  Wright (Chris), Rennie (Leeann) Latford of Temperance, MI, Carl Latford (Bernadette DeMars), Deborah Fletcher and the late Lee Wright. Grandmother of Christina Wright … Read More

Rob Barnes

It is with great sorrow and heavy hearts that the family of Rob Barnes announces his passing. He will be missed every day by his wife of 38 years, Lyndee Barnes. She was his best friend, his travel companion and the love of his life. They were seldom seen apart and never left each other’s company for long. He will … Read More