Doug Johnson

Sometimes in life you meet one of those 'characters' who makes a difference.  Doug Johnson was one of those. Saugeen Times called him 'cub reporter' because he would phone and leave a message if there was what he considered to be a newsworthy item.  The message always began in the...
Frederick Lloyd was born December 18, 1923 in Ty Bach, Wales (U.K.) and was married to Barbara May Linsdell (d. 2004). Fred served in the British Army from 1941 to 1947 and was stationed for five years in Italy, where he developed a love of the Italian language and opera. He...
Service Summary: Visitation from the Eagleson Funeral Home, Southampton on Thursday May 31, 2018 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. A Funeral Service to Celebrate the Life of Douglas Johnson will be held at St Paul’s Anglican Church, Southampton, on Friday June 1, 2018 at 11am. Cremation. Interment of Ashes, Hamilton Cemetery. St Lawrence...
The annual Caitlyn Cobean Silver Stick girls' tournament held over the past weekend (Feb. 1 - 3/19) in Saugeen Shores saw some 38 teams come in from across southwestern Ontario. For the Kincardine Kinucks Bantam team, it came down to the final game against the Huron Heat ... but it...
Allan Gordon Cruickshank passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, October 24th 2018 in his 95th year. Loving husband for 71 years to Eileen. Father of John (Elizabeth) of British Columbia and Barbara Misener of Alberta (formerly Southampton). Proud Grandfather of Alison and David (Lori). Great Grandfather of Wilson, Nathanael...
With his quiet wisdom and gentle guidance, Earl touched the lives of so many. Earl passed away at Victoria Hospital in London on February 17,2019 with his wife and best friend, Geordie, at his side. His family and friends provided him with love and hope during his hard struggle with...
NHL hockey player, Harry Howell, had close ties to Southampton (Saugeen Shores). "My mother, Jane O’Connor, is Harry’s sister and my Dad, Jim was his  brother-in-law," says Pat O'Connor.  "My Grandparents summered here from the 1950’s until their death.  I now live in my Grandparents' cottage where Harry frequently came...
Randy Paul Latimer, 67, passed away Thursday, May 30, 2019 after a short battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife Karen who he was married to for nearly 49 years, son Justin and daughter-in-law Susanne. He was a very proud and loving Papa to his granddaughter Leighton. Randy...
Thomas (Tom) Francis Peters will be sadly missed by his wife, Marie Kew, his son David, his step-daughter Cody Kew and step-son Jason Kew, his aunts Alma, Carol and Linda and many, many more friends. Tom is predeceased by his father Francis Gerard Peters. Tom was well known in Southampton and...
Donald Joseph Schnurr passed away peacefully with family at his side at Southampton Hospital on March 4th, 2019, in his 87th year. Loving husband of Joan for 61 years, devoted father of Alan (Renee) Clare (Paul), Margaret (Michael), Anne (Johnny in memory), and William (Michele). Nurturing grandfather to Alexander, Christopher,...
Southampton has lost another of her 'characters' ... those who make the community unique.  He was known as 'The Sign Guy'. To many, he appeared to be a 'cantankerous curmudgeon' (which I often told him) but, underneath the tough, rough exterior, I always thought he was a giant 'teddy bear'.   The...
Peacefully at home on Wednesday, October 24th 2018 in his 95th year. Loving husband for 71 years to Eileen. Father of John (Elizabeth) of British Columbia and Barbara Misener of Alberta (formerly Southampton). Proud Grandfather of Alison and David (Lori). Great Grandfather of Wilson, Nathanael and Faith - all...
Peacefully, at Grey Bruce Health Services, Southampton, on Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 in his 85th year.  Bob, proud father of Theresa Smith (Rod) of Meaford, and Terry Kerr (Lisa) of Southampton.  Loving Papa of Adam Smith (Marla), Kara Rogers (Brent), Jared Kerr, and Madison Kerr. Great grandfather of Addisyn,...
Paul Martin passed away at the Southampton Care Centre on Monday, June 10, 2019. Paul will be sadly missed by his partner Zena of 23 years, son Sean, his nieces Rhonda (John) and Cari, his brother-in-law Harold and many friends whose lives he touched with his colourful personality. Predeceased by...