Time cannot steal the treasure
that we carry in our hearts,
nor ever dim the shining thought
our cherished past imparts.
For memories of the one we love
still cast a gentle glow,
to grace our days and light our paths
wherever we may go.
~ Excerpt from Linda Anderson's First Tears

In Memoriam

It is with regret that we inform you of the passing of


Coats, Charles McCrae

Suddenly on Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 at the age of 52. Dear father of Jaclyn, Jamie, Jen and Charmaine. Cherished Son of Ina and the late Charles Coats (2003). Beloved brother of Anne Oliver, Wilma Archer (Dave Kapitan), Marie Taylor and Karen (Dwayne Hall). Charles will also be greatly missed by many nieces, nephews other relatives and many friends.

Funeral Service will be held at Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre 21 First Street Orangeville, on Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 at 2:30 pm. Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm. Memorial donations to an Education fund for his children would be appreciated by the family. A Celebration of Charlie's life will also be held in his home town of Norwood details to follow

A tree will be planted in memory of Charles in the Dods & McNair Memorial Forest at the Island Lake Conservation Area, Orangeville. A dedication service will be held on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.dodsandmcnair.com

Louis Matthew Hayden

It is with heavy hearts and great sadness that the Hayden family announce the peaceful passing of Louis Matthew Hayden at Brampton Civic Hospital, surrounded by family and loved ones. Loving husband of the late Krystyna Hayden, Cherished father of Nicole Hayden and survived by five brothers and two sisters. Louis will be dearly missed by all members of his extended family and numerous friends.

Family and friends may gather at the Andrews Community Funeral Centre - 8190 Dixie Road, Brampton (North of Steeles Avenue) 905-456-8190, on Sunday April 2nd, 2017 from 12PM-2PM. A Celebration of life will be held in the Chapel of the funeral home following the visitation. Online condolences and information at www.andrewscommunityfuneralcentre.com