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EMPRINGHAM, Blanche    - Peacefully, on Thursday, February 7, 2019, at the Bon Air Nursing Home in Cannington, at age 97.

Blanche (nee Lee), dearly loved wife of the late Bus Empringham.

Gower BettyGOWER, Betty  - August 30, 1921February 6, 2019

Passed away peacefully at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday, February 6th, 2019, in her 98th year.

Predeceased by her husband Douglas Gower.

Loving mother of Brian (Isabelle), and Susan Lymer (Jim).

Cherished grandmother of Neil, Peter, Lyndsay, Tyler and Colin.

SMITH, Robert Smith - With broken hearts we announce the passing of RJ Smith, much loved husband of 61 years to Marilynn (nee Ross).

Beloved father of James (Elke), Robert (Lynn), David (Vivian) and Susanne Snoddon (Brent).

De MIRANDA, Joaquim 'Jack' Torres - (April 3, 1933 to February 6, 2019)

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday February 6, 2019.

Jack was a devoted husband to Silvina for over 60 years. He was a loving father to Joe (Vicky) and Miranda (Jaime), father in law to Mary.

DUNN, Phillip L.  - Passed away peacefully at home in Pickering on February 6, 2019 after a prolonged illness.

Phillip Dunn, son of the late Edna and Peter Dunn of Granby, Quebec. Dear husband of Betty Lou for 44 years.

Williams BeulahWILLIAMS, Beulah Mae  - July 16, 1936January 31, 2019

Beulah May Williams, age 82, passed away peacefully on Thursday January 31st, 2019.

Beulah was born on July 16th, 1936 to Cyrilda Broomfield and Kenneth Sutherland.

She married Keith Williams and they had 4 children, Peter, Michael, Errol and Janet.

Beulah was a hairdresser, she worked at AMC in Jamaica for a short time, after her kids were grown.

Caldwell JohnCALDWELL, John “Jack”  - January 30, 1939February 5, 2019

(Retired from P.P.G with 33 years of service)

Passed away suddenly at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday, February 5th, 2019, in his 81st year.

Loving husband to the late Margaret (nee Prescott) for 52 years.

Devoted father of Jack Jr. (Karen), Lainey (Scott) and Diane (Keith).

SMITH, Bernice "Mickey"   - Peacefully, on Tuesday, February 5, 2019, at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay, at age 98. Bernice (nee Wilcox), dearly loved wife of the late Leo Smith.

Loved mother of Pat Carter and her husband Garry of Fenelon Falls and Janice Kendell and her husband Bob of Port Perry.

McCABE, Frank McCabe  -  May 9, 1952 - February 5, 2019

Peacefully passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville.

Cherished loving husband to Juanita (nee Dobson).

CRAWFORD, Evelyn (nee Verrall) Crawford  - Resident of Reachview Village, Uxbridge, peacefully passed away on Tuesday February 5, 2019 with her family by her side, at the age of 84.

Beloved wife of the late George.

PURVIS, Richard   - Peacefully, on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at the Bon Air Nursing Home in Cannington, at age 86.

Richard Purvis, was the loved father of Kim Brown, Melissa Nicholson (Mac) and Brent Purvis.

BUCKLEY, "Buck" Laurie Jame Buckley - Suddenly at his home, on Tuesday February 5, 2019, in his 80th year.

Beloved husband of the late Audrey.

Whittington MichaelWHITTINGTON, Michael  - Peacefully surrounded by his family and friends at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Tuesday Feb 5th 2019, at the age of 63.

Beloved father of Jamelliah, Mallayna, Macaila, Desiree, and the late Melinda. 

Cherished Grandpa of Harmony, Maya, Zane, Christopher, Tobijiah, and Romant. 

Loving bother of Gloria, and Elva. Will be sadly missed by Patrice.

Michael will be always remembered by his nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

MACDONALD, Douglas  -  Peacefully passed away on November 1, 2018 at Ajax-Pickering Hospital in his 69th year.

Predeceased by his parents Alexander and Helen.

Douglas will be remembered by everyone who knew him.

GUDGEON, George Albert - Past member of Lions Club.

At Lakeridge Health Oshawa on January 31st, 2019 George in his 79th year.

He is survived by two daughters and a son.

Pearson JosephPEARSON, Joseph Daniel  - Passed away peacefully with family by his side on February 4th at the age of 50.

Beloved son of the late Lloyd and Josephine.

Cherished brother to Lloyd (Gwen), Ken (Gail), John (Cathy), and Terry (Donna).

Proud uncle of Tanya (Adam), Jeremy (Marlo), Leah (Scott), Michelle (Tyler), Katelyn (Steven), and great uncle of Marshall and Preston.

Dear cousin to Joanne and her boys.


Jehle RoswithaJEHLE, Roswitha  - Passed away peacefully, loved by family on Monday February 4, 2019 at the age of 84.

Beloved wife of the lateFranz Jehle.

Proud mother of Michael and Bridget(Dennis).

Roswitha's familywould like to extend their warm thanks to the wonderful staff of Lakeridge Health Oshawa for all of their care and compassion.


Lipchick RobertLIPCHICK, Robert Edward  -  September 24, 1942 – February 4, 2019

Roy Nichols Motors - 25 plus years as a spray painter.

Peacefully at his home in Oshawa with family at his side on Monday February 4, 2019, in his 77th year.

Robert, beloved husband for 56 years of Anne Lipchick (nee Gibson).

Much loved father of Jeff Lipchick of Calgary and Brad Lipchick.

Rogers KristopherROGERS, Kristopher Barry  - Peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre on Monday February 4, 2019.

Kris, in his 55th year.

Loving son of Lynne McLauchlin and the late Barry Rogers.

Beloved husband of Tiffany Stephens for 12 years.

Cherished father of Kassandra Filopoulos (Kosmas) and Jake Rogers.