John (Doc) Savage, a long time resident of the Sturgeon Point community, passed away on Thursday. Doc was a pillar of the community and was the reeve of the village for many years. He was the last reeve before the village was amalgamated.
A memorial will be held at St. James Church, Fenelon Falls on Thursday, May 23rd at 7pm.
It is with sad news, I report that Audrey Upton (Rutherford) passed away on Tuesday, April 30th. She has been a member of the community for many years. I have heard many found memories of the children riding bikes to the store she ran in Sturgeon Point to spend their allowance on candy.
Here is her obituary:
On Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay we said goodbye to our “Mom” and “Best Friend”. Audrey (nee Bradshaw) Rutherford Upton of Sturgeon Point was in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Gratton Rutherford (1984) and the late Arthur Upton (2012). Loving mother of Bernice Rutherford and Stephen Hemsted, Elaine and her husband Brian Ward, Karen and her husband Paul Weightman all of Fenelon Falls. Step mother of Chris and Barry Green and Barbara Upton all of Bobcaygeon. Dear gramma of Sara, Erin, Rossie, Tyler, Tobi, Dustin, Mackenzie, Alison, Erin, Kevin, Laura, Jennifer. and great-gramma of fourteen. Pre-deceased by siblings Gordon, Kenneth and baby Bernice Bradshaw. The family will receive friends at Immanuel Baptist Church, 20 Bond Street East, Fenelon Falls, on Friday, May 3rd, from 1:00 p.m. until time of service at 3:00 p.m. If desired memorial donations to Immanual Baptist Church would be appreciated by the family. To leave on-line condolences, make a memorial donations or to light a memorial candle please visit: www.jardinefuneralhome.com
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Easter In The Park
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 1pm – Join in the fun!
There will be an Egg Hunt, Egg Dying, Easter Craft, and Refreshments
Egg hunt starts at 1:30 (Bring your own basket/bag for the Egg Hunt)
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