News tip? Email


July 19, 2022

Largret Jane McInnes of Kincardine and formerly of Teeswater and Ripley, died at Trillium Court Seniors’ Community, Kincardine, Tuesday, July 19, 2022, in her 95th year. Beloved wife of the late Frank A. Dore and William McInnes. Born in Greenock Township, Aug. 26, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Alberta (Sullivan) and Charles Brindley. Greatly missed by her children Nancy (Brian) King of Thamesville, Ron (Ruth) Dore of Teeswater, Dianne (Al) Gottschalk of Shakespeare, Linda McInnes of Sarnia and Karen McInnes of Kincardine. Also survived by 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; her sister-in-law, Opal Dore of Holyrood; and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by three brothers and four sisters. Largret was always very active in the community. She taught 4-H and Sunday School. She sang in many choirs, was a member of the Teeswater Rebekahs and was a life member of both the WMS and Women’s Institute. She went on exchanges to Prince Edward Island and England; she loved to travel and loved to tell of her many adventures. She also spent much of her time researching family history as family was always very important. A funeral will be held at the MacKenzie and McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley, Thursday, July 21, 2022, at 11 a.m., with visitation one hour prior. Interment, Ripley Cemetery. Donations to Community Living of Kincardine and District or the Purple Grove Community Centre, are greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Condolences on-line at