With great sadness, we announce the peaceful passing of Elaine, at age 84, on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at Moira Place Long Term Care Home, Tweed. Elaine will be missed by her husband Gary of 62 years; children Murray Gorr (Lori) and Susan Irwin (Chris); grandchildren Kevin (Chantale), Shawn (Nikkita), Jason and Grace; great-grandchildren Jed and Jake; siblings Gwen Herrington (Pat) and Leonard Smith (Noreen) and many extended family members. We wish to thank all the staff at Moira Place for their care over the last few months. Cremation has taken place. The family will receive friends at the McConnell Funeral Home, Tweed on Saturday, March 13 from 1-3 pm. Spring Interment Victoria Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, Belleville General Hospital Foundation, or the ALS Society are appreciated.
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HANNAH: Kenneth Weyburn
At Campbellford Memorial Hospital, on Sunday, February 28, 2021. Kenneth Hannah, of Bannockburn, in his 85th year. Son of the late Weyburn and Pearl Hannah. Husband of Lois (Foster) Hannah. Father of Travis (Lise) and Darren (Linda). Grandfather of Justin, Brianna and Lennox. Brother of Marguerite (late Walt) MacDonald, Leona (Glenn) Foster and Clarence Hannah. Cremation has taken place. Spring Interment Glenn Oaks Cemetery, Mississauga. Arrangements, McConnell Funeral Home, Madoc.
ACKER: Kenneth Rodney “Bud”
At his home, on Tuesday, February 23, 2021. Kenneth “Bud” Acker, of Springbrook, in his 75th year. Son of the late Walter Acker and June Bronson. Husband of the late Bernice Acker. Step father to Angela Grier. Brother to Terry (Caroline) Acker and Kim (Marlene) Acker. Uncle to Tracey, Amanda, David, Devon (Lohifa), and Kristin (David). Great uncle to Eric, Becky, Ivy, Gabe, Luca, Myles, Myre, Elsie, and Sylvia. Great great uncle to Jace, Rosie, and Lola. Cremation has taken place. A graveside service will take place in Mont Nebo Cemetery, Springbrook, in the spring. Donations made to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
WALKER: Gary Arnold
At the Heart of Hastings Hospice, Madoc, on Thursday, February 26, 2021. Gary Walker, in his 61st year. Son of the late William and Phoebe Walker. Survived by 6 sisters and 2 brothers and predeceased by 3 siblings. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews and all of his extended family and friends. Cremation has taken place. Gary’s cremated remains will be interred with his parents in White Lake Cemetery. A Celebration of Gary’s life will take place at a later date. Donations to the Heart of Hastings Hospice would be appreciated in Gary’s memory. Gary will be forever pictured in our minds driving his tractor up and down Crookston Rd., throughout town and all over the countryside.
TWIDDY: Lorna May
Passed away peacefully, in her home, on Wednesday, February 24, 2021. Survived by her husband of 63 years, Rayburn, and her daughters, Sherry (Dave), Maryann (Dave), Tami and Denise (Randy). Predeceased by Penny and Warren. Lovingly remembered by extended family Jeff and Emily Weese, and her 12 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Special thank you to Madoc Township Fire Department, Paramedics, Madoc OPP, Dr. Webb, McConnells and our amazing friends and family for all your support; we truly are blessed. Celebration of Life at a later date. Arrangements, McConnell Funeral Home, Madoc.