Obituary: Martin, Catherine Ellen ‘Cathy’

CathyPicLessRedWebCathy Martin (nee Gallinger) passed away peacefully at her home in Meaford surrounded by love and light on a beautiful unseasonably warm sunny day, Saturday, November 7, 2020, at the age of 58.

Born in Meaford on November 18, 1961, Cathy was a daughter of the late Helen (nee Brown) Gallinger.

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Obituary: Martin, W.G.I. (Bill)

MajorMartinRoyalCanadianArmyMajor W.G.J. (Bill) Martin (Ret) passed away peacefully at the Mill Creek Care Centre in Barrie on Sunday, November 8, 2020, in his 97th year.

Bill was born in Ottawa and spent 32 years in the Canadian military as a member of the Royal Canadian Army Service Corps and as a Peacekeeper in Sinai with the UN. He retired at Base Borden in 1972 as the base transportation officer.

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Obituary: Blowers, Constance ‘Vera’

PicVeracrop2020Vera Blowers, long time resident of Meaford, passed away peacefully at Gateway Haven in Wiarton on November 2, 2020, at the age of 90. Born in Southwick, Sussex, England, Vera was the daughter of Alan and Lillie (nee Morton) Steele of Newbury, Berkshire, England.

Vera was widowed in 1996 by her beloved husband and best friend, Tony Blowers. She was the cherished mother of David Blowers of Campbellcroft, and Claire Blowers of Wiarton, and was predeceased by her sons Richard and Martin Blowers of Acton.

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Obituary: Davidson, Doris May

DorisDavidsonObitphotoBorn in St. Vincent Township on March 5, 1929, a daughter of the late Morrison and Elda (nee Laycock) Stewart, Doris passed away in Meaford, on October 30, 2020, at the age of 91.

Doris, who had retired to Gooderham to be near family, was a longtime resident of Meaford who had recently returned to the Meaford Long Term Care Home.

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