It was 1977 when I first walked into a Harry Rosen Men’s Wear Store. In 1960, after Mrs. Ida Whiley had taught me how to type and do basic bookkeeping while at Saugeen District High School, I went to Toronto and found a job as a Junior Accounting Clerk at...
Donna Patricia Peevers passed away peacefully at Huron Shores Hospice the age of 88 on February 7, 2024. She was a long-time teacher, businessperson, and a fixture on Port Elgin’s main street for more than 50 years. Donna was born in Port Elgin on January 16, 1936 to Dunelda and Jack Cottrill. An excellent student,...
Phyllis Christine Ribey (née Heard) passed away peacefully at Hospice Waterloo Region on Thursday, February 8, 2024, surrounded by the love of her family.Born in Port Elgin almost 92 years ago, Phyllis grew up near her beloved Lake Huron. She married Jim Ribey in 1952, and they both taught...
Sharon Lynn Isaac (nee Solomon) passed away unexpectedly on January 21, 2024 at the age of 63. Dear daughter of Orlyn and Carol Solomon. Loving mother to Joel (Michelle), Mike (Shayla) and Kelsey. Niece to Marion Sharp, Armand ‘John’ Kewaquom, Francis (Grace) Kewaquom, Audrey (Jack) Caskanette, Janet (Ron) Root, Sandra...
Ronald Lyon Oswald passed away suddenly at The Village Retirement Community, Hanover, on Thursday, January 11, 2024, in his 92nd year. He was predeceased by his wife Hope (2013), brother John and his wife Elizabeth, and his parents William and Lena (Grant) Oswald.  Loving father of Peter and his wife...
It is with great regret that the Town acknowledges the loss of former Mayor Brian Cleaver. A proud Welshman by birth, Brian eagerly embraced this community as his own.  For decades, he was active in community social clubs, and ultimately sought public service by becoming Mayor of Port Elgin in...
Brian Cleaver passed away unexpectedly at the Southampton Hospital on Sunday, December 17, 2023 at the age of 76. Loving husband to Nancy Wyonch. Dear father to Sharon (Allan Jackson) Cleaver, Amanda Cleaver, Paul (Akiko Ebihara) Cleaver, and Rosalie (Benjamin Graham) Wyonch. Proud grandfather of Olivia, Allison, Graeme, Alexandra, Tomis,...
Linda Pannell, co-founder with husband Jim of Bruce County's Marketplace Magazine, has  passed away. Having worked with Linda and Jim for approximately seven years, they were a force together to be reckoned with.  Jim would be out of the office or on the phone tracking down advertisers in that way...
Ina Brooks passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, November 15th with her family by her side, in her 74th year. Beloved wife of 51 years to Paul. Loving mother to Edward and Andrew (Katie), and adoring Oma to Ryan and Cameron. Dear sister to Siske (Brian) Pratt and...
It is with great regret that the Town of Saugeen Shores recognizes the passing of former Southampton Mayor Art Eby. Mayor Eby’s legacy and contributions to our community can not be understated.  A member of an old Saugeen Shores family, Mayor Eby was active in Southampton’s political, cultural and recreational...
Arthur Andrew Eby passed away peacefully at his home in Southampton on Thursday November 16, in his 87th year. Beloved husband of Christina, dear father of Sara and very proud Poppa of his cherished grandson, Ethan. Survived by his sister, Marylou Gregson (Bert), his brother-in-law Gordon Eagles (Linda) and many...
Rick Pilon passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family after a four year battle with cancer.  Richard leaves behind his love and best friend, Ann Broughton, his children Raegan (Jason), Robyn and Ben (Vallee), Ann’s son Brad (Chelsea), grandchildren Hunter (Marrissa), Jack, Sonny, Chloe, Parker, Carson and Odin, great...
As most readers know, we at Saugeen Times believe that special four-legged creatures deserve the same dignity in dying as their human counterparts, especially when they have served those who have been a part of their lives.   On Sunday, October 29th (2023), one of the most beloved horses at PRANCE...
Car racing enthusiasts have lost a long-time stock car racer in Ontario, and past owner of Varney Speedway when Alex Hamilton passed away on Friday, October 27th. Hamilton is credited as being one of the pioneers of late model racing in the province of Ontario Alexander Beverly Hamilton, of RR#1 Priceville,...