|Birth: ||Aug. 20, 1995|
|Death: ||Dec. 19, 2012|
SHERK, Jonas M. Jonas M. Sherk of RR#1 Clifford, as a result of an accident, passed away Wednesday, December 19, 2012, in his 18th year. Son of Jesse and Susannah M. Sherk and brother to Annie (20), Edna (18), Rachel (16), Benjamin (14), Jonathon (12), Tobias (10), Edwin (8), Osiah (5), Naomi (3) and Nathaniel (1), all at home. Survived by grandparents, Simon and Nancy Martin and John and Lena Sherk, all of RR#1 Clifford. Also survived by 19 aunts and uncles. Predeceased by 1 uncle. Viewing at residence, 44399 Glenannon Road, Howick Township on Friday, December 21st from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Funeral services to be held at residence on Saturday, December 22nd at 8:30 a.m., thence to Horth Howick Meeting House for further services and burial in adjoining cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to the Schimanski Family Funeral Home (519-335-6510).
In-line skater struck and killed by car near Clifford
CLIFFORD — An in-line skater was struck and killed by a car west of Clifford Wednesday night.
Emergency services were called at 8:15 p.m. to McIntosh Line, about 1.5 kilometres south of the Howick-Turnberry Road.
It appears a male teen was alone and using in-line skates to travel southbound on the travelled portion of the roadway, report Huron County Ontario Provincial Police. He was struck by a southbound blue Ford Taurus.
Jonas Sherk, 17, of Howick Township, was pronounced dead at the scene, police say.
McIntosh Line was closed between Howick-Turnberry Road and Salem Road for the investigation.
Traffic investigators want to speak with anyone who saw what happened or has information about the collision or what lead up to it. Call Huron OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or 519-524-8314.
North Howick Meeting House Cemetery
Created by: Allan Dettweiler
Record added: Dec 21, 2012
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