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Water and sewer rates set to rise $92 for year

By DAVID JUDD You will pay $92 more for water and sewer service for your home next year. Residential water rates will rise by 7.2 per cent in 2013. The average monthly bill will be $115.44, up $7.71 from 2012. This year Norfolk’s water rates were almost the highest in Ontario, second only to Haldimand’s. […]

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Death Notices December 2012

  Published December 19th Lionel Stanford Osborne OSBORNE, Lionel Stanford, passed away peacefully at Norfolk General Hospital Simcoe, December 16, 2012, in his 85th year. He is survived by his loving wife Mary, cherished children Leslie (John) Hoover of Port Dover, Susan (Tony) Johnston of St. Stephen, NB. and Stan also of St. Stephen NB. […]

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Death Notices November 2012

Published November 14, 2012 Violet Buchner BUCHNER, Violet O. (nee McQueen) 1911-2012. The loved and honoured matriarch of our large family passed away peacefully at the age of 101 on November 5, 2012. Born in Port Dover, Ontario, she was proud to be a descendant of one of its founding families. She was predeceased by […]

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Death Notices October 2012

Published October 3, 2012 Elsie Finch FINCH, Elsie Helen (nee Carter), of Port Dover passed away at St. Peter’s Hospital, Hamilton on Monday, September 24, 2012 in her 82nd year. Predeceased by her husband John (2003). Cherished mother and mother-in-law of David and Debbie of Grimsby, Thomas and Ingrid of Lowbanks and Judy and Gino […]

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Death Notices September 2012

Published September 5, 2012 Bob Dixon DIXON, Robert Charles (Bob). Passed peacefully away at home, RR #3, Simcoe on Friday, August 31, 2012 in his 69th year after a short battle with lung disease. Dearly loved husband of 38 years to Marilyn (nee Yetman); beloved father of son Bradley and daughter Beth (Jeremy) Crandall and […]

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Death Notices August 2012

Published August 1, 2012 Barbara Ryerse RYERSE, Barbara Ruth of Port Dover, passed away on Thursday, July 26, 2012 at Norview Lodge; born on September 1, 1918 in Mansonville, Quebec. Wife of the late H. Vernon Ryerse to whom she was married for 57 years; predeceased by her son, Michael; her parents, Rev. Archie and […]

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Death Notices July 2012

Published July 4, 2012 Harold Earle EARLE, Harold Dennis – RR3, Simcoe in his 66th year, passed away at Norfolk General Hospital on Thursday, June 28, 2012 after a courageous battle with ALS. Beloved husband and soulmate of 44 years to Elaine Earle (nee Simmons). Loving father of Derek (Carol Ann) and cherished Papa of […]

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Death Notices June 2012

Published June 6, 2012 Shirley Cox COX – Mrs. Shirley Cox of Simcoe passed away at Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe on Saturday, June 2, 2012 in her 77th year. A member of Walsh Baptist Church and a member of Delhi Chapter No. 226, Order of the Eastern Star. The former Shirley Anne Peters, Beloved wife […]

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Death Notices May 2012

Published May 2, 2012 Dick Copeman COPEMAN, Richard “Dick”, of Port Dover, passed away suddenly at Norfolk General Hospital on Friday, April 27, 2012 in his 57th year. Loving father of Alexis and Lee Copeman of Port Dover. Dearly loved brother of Elizabeth Copeman and Virginia Copeman both of Stratford and Debbie Saunders and her […]

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Death Notices April 2012

Published April 11, 2012 Joan Hunter HUNTER, Joan Lenore “Queenie” (nee Robinson) – of Port Dover was surrounded by her loving family when she went home to be with her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ on Thursday the 5th of April 2012, at Norfolk General Hospital, at the age of 67. Born in Simcoe on […]

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Death Notices March 2012

Published March 7, 2012 Audrey Smith SMITH, Audrey Ellen (nee Freeborn) – passed away at the Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe on Sunday, March 4th, 2012 in her 81st year. Cherished wife of James “Jim” Smith of Port Dover. Loving mother of Robert (Candy) of Alberta, Deb (Rick) of St. Catharines, Audrey (Russ) of Dunnville, Susan […]

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Death Notices February 2012

Published February 1, 2012 Randy Anstee ANSTEE, Randy of Port Dover, passed away suddenly at his home on Sunday, January 29, 2012 in his 61st year. Dearly loved father of Wyatt Anstee of Simcoe, and Miranda Anstee and Mike Auld of Simcoe. Cherished grandpa of Alexis and Alex. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Steven Anstee […]

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Death Notices January 2012

Published January 4, 2012 Anne Cornish CORNISH, Margaret “Anne”. It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Anne Cornish of Fort Erie on December 24, 2011. Cherished sister of Elizabeth and John Blakemore of Port Dover and David and Susan Cornish of London. Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased […]

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Death Notices Jan. to Dec. 2011

Published December 2011   Published December 7, 2011 Frances Anstee ANSTEE, Frances Margaret, passed away in her 100th year on December 3, 2011 at Dover Cliffs Nursing Home, Port Dover, her home for the past 16 years. Born in England in 1912, Frances was the daughter of Robert Oswald White and Margaret Armin. She was […]

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Death Notices Jan. to Dec. 2010

Published December 2010 Published December 1, 2010 Bob Mayer MAYER, ROBERT J. “Big Nose Bob” of Port Dover passed away at Dover Cliffs Nursing Home on Sunday, November 28, 2010 in his 75th year. Robert is survived by his children Michael Mayer and Terri Mayer; three grandchildren, Michael Mayer, Brittney Moore and Nikki Nybo Mayer; […]

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Death Notices Jan. to Dec. 2009

Published Wednesday, December 2, 2009 Bill Barker BARKER, William R. (Bill) at Norfolk General Hospital on Saturday, November 28, 2009, Bill Barker of Simcoe in his 84th year. Beloved husband of 63 years of Dorothy A. Richardson. Dear father of Roy; Ronald and Susan and their children Tracy, Bill Jr., and Amy; Barbara and Alan […]

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Death Notices Jan. to Dec. 2008

  Published Wednesday, December 3, 2008 William “Bruce” Greenslade GREENSLADE, William “Bruce” of Port Dover, peacefully at Norfolk General Hospital on Monday, December 1, 2008 in his 88th year, surrounded by the love of his family. Beloved husband of Anna (nee Howarth) for 67 years. Loving father and father-in-law of Bill and Joyce, Dick and […]

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Death Notices Jan. to Dec. 2007

  Published December 2007 Lee Brown BROWN, Leith Lorenz “Lee” – with his family at his side at the Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe on Tuesday, December 18th, 2007 in his 80th year. Dearly loved husband of 55+ years to Elizabeth “Betty” Brown (nee Leivers) of Port Dover. Cherished father and grandfather of David Milton and […]

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