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for:  Humboldt Broncos Players & Team Personnel


      Ontario Junior Hockey League, Whitby Fury Junior A Hockey Club, in conjunction with Mount Lawn Funeral Home & Cemetery, invite the community to sign a guestbook of condolence at Mount Lawn Funeral Home, 21 Garrard Road, Whitby in memory of the players and team personnel who lost their lives in Humboldt, Saskatchewan.

    The book will be available daily from  9 a.m. - 8 p.m. until Monday, April 23rd, at which time the book will be sent to the OJHL offices to be sent to the team in Saskatchewan





In honour and memory of the victims and survivors
of the Humboldt tragedy

HumboldtStrong BannerA book of remembrance and support has been placed in the lobby of the OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME for residents of Oshawa, Whitby and Clarington. This will be sent to the community of Humboldt to show our support and solidarity.

On-line condolences may also be left at  oshawafuneralhome.com or courticefuneralchapel.com.

Feel free to add to our memorial in front of the OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME.

Hockey sticks will be donated to support minor hockey in our community.

As well, OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL and DIGNITY MEMORIAL will make a donation to support Minor Hockey for every stick collected.

Thank you for your support.

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Weber LotharWEBER, Lothar Ewald  - Octorber 25, 1936 - October 14, 2017

Larry passed away peacefully at home with his loving wife, Nancy (nee Riley) of 35 years, his loving daughter, Cindy and Doug Jackson, and his caring granddaughter, Megan and Chris by his side. 

He also leaves his daughter Heidi (Dan) Weber-Kohn.  Proud stepfather to his loving sons and their families: Craig (Jane) Noakes and Kevin (Nicola Scott) Noakes. 

Missed immensely by his treasured grandchildren: Angellica, Christopher, Peter, Robert, Megan, Mallory and special Grandpa Larry to James, Jillienn and Ella.


MacDonald BrendaMacDONALD, Brenda Mary (nee McErlain)  - Born in Toronto on April 21, 1933. Passed on October 14, 2017.

Family and friends will be received at the McEACHNIE FUNERAL HOME, 28 Old Kingston Rd, Pickering Village, (Ajax), 905 428-8488 on Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 7 to 9 p.m.

and on Friday, October 20, 2017 from 4 to 9 p.m.


Deschenes GeraldDESCHENES, Gerald Richard 'Gerry' - (1945 – 2017) - (I.A.T.S.E. Local 87)

Following a battle with cancer, Gerry passed with dignity and grace on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the age of 72.

He is the beloved husband of Beth Richardson, cherished brother of Claude Deschenes and son of the late Juliette and DonatDeschenes.

Loving son-in-law of John & Eleanor Richardson, and dear brother-in-law of Dawn Richardson and Murray Richardson (Bonnie).


Hodgson EvelynHODGSON, Evelyn Vera  - Evelyn, in her 97th year, passed away peacefully at Hillsdale Terraces, Oshawa on Saturday, October 14th, 2017.  ...DurhamObituaries.com...

Beloved wife of the late Norman Hodgson. Loving mother of Brian and wife Linda of Oshawa.

Dear grandmother of David and wife Melanie; Keith and wife Crystal. Great-grandmother of Jessica, Christina and Benjamin.

Remembered sister of Erline Alexander and the late Bernice Winstanley and the late Ralph Hopkins.


DRANSKI, Zdzislaw  - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa with family by his side on October 13, 2017 at the age of 84.

Beloved husband to Alina. Dear brother of Kaz (Halina) and the late John (Jackie).


Sharples DoreenSHARPLES, Doreen Pauline  - With her family by her side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, Doreen's book of life closed on Friday, October 13, 2017 at age 79.

Beloved wife of the late Norman Sharples and Victor Skorobohach.

Loving mother of Chris, Janice (Brent MacDougall) and the late Jeffrey.

Proud Grammie of Tyler (Samantha), Megan (Jacob), Courtney (Jon) and GG of Owen, Liam and Emily. Doreen will be lovingly remembered by her family and friends.


Barker BrendaBARKER, Brenda  - (May 17, 1931 - October 13, 2017) - 

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 86 years of age.

Beloved wife of the late Alec Barker. Loving mother of Glenn (Donna) and Gary (Loretta).

Cherished Nana of five grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Fondly remembered by her extended family and friends.  


Hall LorraineHALL, Lorraine Isobel 'Mickey'  - (Lived April 4, 1926 to October 13, 2017) - 

Mickey passed peacefully in Lakeridge Health at the age of 91 with her son by her side.

Beloved wife of the late Robert Hall. Loving mother of Gary (Carol) and the late Robert (Pat).

Wonderful grandmother of Breanna, Trisha-Lee and Cory (Una). Great-grandmother of Dyme and Axis.

Predeceased by her brother Norman McBrien.


Lorenze MichaelLORENZ, Michael  - (January 16, 1929 - October 13, 2017) - 

Passed away peacefully at Hillsdale Terraces on Friday, October 13th, 2017 at 88 years of age.

Beloved husband of the late Helene (nee Grager).

Loving father of Garry and Werner and his wife Debbie.  Fondly remembered by his grandsons Aaron, Matthew and Wesley.

Michael was the last of his siblings, predeceased by his sisters Anna and Rose.


Roda SarbansRODA, Sarbans Singh  - (January 10, 1934 - October 13, 2017)

It is with deep sadness that we say goodbye to our beloved Grandfather, Father, Brother and Friend, Sarbans Singh Roda Ji who departed peacfully for his heavenly journey on Friday, October 13, 2017 at Scarborough Centenary Hospital with his son by his side.


Cormier IsabelCORMIER, Isabel Veronika  – Peacefully at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa, on Friday October 13, 2017, in her 66th year.

Beloved wife of late Livain J. Cormier.   ...DurhamObituaries.com...

Loved mother of Serina Cormier (Neave), and Rick Cormier.

Cherished grandmother to Dallas, Marlee, Alex, Jensen and Joshua.

Dear sister to Irene Cormier, Jerry Bober, Eddy Bober and Izydor Sztajdocher.


MacLeod DonaldMacLEOD, Donald Eric  - Passed away on October 13, 2017 at his home in Oshawa.

He will be greatly missed by his brother David Macleod (Beth) and nephews Ian (Kelli) and Jamie Macleod (Norah), grand-nieces Abigail and Eliza.  ...DurhamObituaries.com...

He is also mourned by friends and associates in the Back Door Mission. Donald is predeceased by his parents Irving and Margaret Macleod and aunt Eleanor Sanderson.


Eades MichaelEADES, Michael John - Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday, October 13th, 2017 at the age of 48 years.

Beloved husband of Tina (nee Pritchard). Loving father of Grayden and Nolan. ...DurhamObituaries.com...

Dear brother of Jeff and his wife Shona. Uncle of Colin, Carson, and Julia. Loving son of the late Thomas and Diane Eades.

Will be missed by his aunt and uncle Margaret and Irv Horton and cousins Cynthia (Cam), Catharine (Michael), Brock (Holly) and his stepmother Patricia Eades.


Gillespie GraceGILLESPIE, Grace (nee Butler)  - Passed away peacefully, with family by her side, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on October 13th, 2017 in her 90th year.   ...DurhamObituaries.com...

Beloved wife of the late Bruce Williams (1987), and the late Percy Gillespie (2009).

Loving mother of Carolyn Sellers (Tom Chamberlain) and Victoria Thompson.

Proud grandmother of Mark Sellers (Brandie), Kim Booth (Chris), Jim Thompson (Michelle), Sean Thompson, the late Tamara Thompson, and Shannon Thompson.


Davidson MildredDAVIDSON, Mildred Anna  - Peacefully at Extendicare Nursing Home in Oshawa on Friday, October 13th, 2017.  ...DurhamObituaries.com...

Mildred, in her 93rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Archie Davidson.

Loving mother of Roger Davidson and his wife Elaine Arbeau and James Davidson and his wife Mavis.

Dear grandmother to Shawn, Dawn, Joe, Dawn-Dorothy, Tyler and Quinten.


FITZGERALD, Hailey Jean  - at Kirkfield on Friday, October 13, 2017.

Beloved daughter of Kevin and the late Darlean (Anderson) Fitzgerald of Kirkfield.


CROWTHER, Charles  - Passed away on October 12, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville.

Member of Durham Lodge No. 66 AFAM, Kendal Lions Club, Newcastle Historical Society, Newcastle Rate Payers Association and Newcastle United Church.


Siblock LyndaSIBLOCK, Lynda Lee  - (July 23, 1947 – October 12, 2017)

We are saddened to announce the passing of Lynda, beloved wife of Ron and loved daughter of Kathryn (nee Downing) and Rensford (Shine) Cairnes.

Cherished mother to Carrie Genno (Brian) and Chris (Deena).

Fondly remembered by her loving grandchildren Ronnie Genno and Elle Siblock.

Dear sister of Glenn Cairnes and his children Simon and Leah.


LaPorte BarbaraLaPORTE, Barbara Anne LaPorte - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, October 12, 2017 in her 89th year.

Beloved wife of the late Roland LaPorte.

Loving mother of Linda LaPorte (late), Janet LaPorte (Dane Pearce), John LaPorte (Leslie), Brenda LaPorte Shackles and David LaPorte.

Will be remembered by her grandchildren; Stephanie, Andrea, Michael, Kevin, Shannon, Kyle, Emily, Hannah and Flynn; great-grandchildren Tyler (Emily), Hayden, Lexee, Roland and Olivia; great-great granddaughter Sawyer.


MUIR, Gwendolyn (Osborne)  - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 12th, 2017 in her 91st year.

Devoted wife of the late Robert Muir (1996) for 46 years.

Dear loving mother of the late Robert Charles (2010) (Roslyn), Gail (Brian Stainton), Heather, Linda Jeffreys (Fred Brown) and Scott (Karen).

LUDOLPH, Nancy  - Passed away Thursday, October 12, 2017. 

Nancy was born June 27, 1963 to Mary and Howard Rogers, the eighth of their children. Daughter in law to Velva Reicker.

She is the loving wife of Gord Ludolph. Cherished mother of Kristy, John and Rhiannon and mother in law to Chris.


James ClaytonJAMES, Clayton Richard Martin  - Peacefully at home on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 in his 79th year.

Beloved husband of Rosemarie (nee Murphy).

Dear father of Maria Shier (Brad) and Shane (Alissa).

Proud grandfather of Kirsten (Trevor), Brandon, Shannon and Ashleigh.

Sadly missed by his brothers Spencer, Anthony (Deana) and Gregory (late Patricia).


Killen TraceyKILLEN, Tracey Frances - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Wednesday October 11th, 2017 at the age of 52 years.

Tracey, beloved daughter of Shirley and John.

Cherished sister of John (Joanne) and Elaina (Jamie).  Adoring aunt of Amanda, Amy, Emily and Graham.

Survived by Aunt Marie (Wilf) and Uncles Clarence (Lynda) and David.


SPROXTON: Eleanor Jean  - With heavy hearts we announce that Eleanor Jean Sproxton of Woodville Ontario,peacefully passed away at age 83 surrounded by family on the afternoon of October 11 2017.

From her birth in Unionville, Ontario on August 26, 1934 to her death she nourished people and the land around her with tireless love and devotion.


WEIR, Eldene Henrietta (nee ELLIS)  - It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother and grandmother on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at Parkview Home at the age of 85.


Smith RobertSMITH, Robert William 'Bob'  - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 67.

Beloved son of Audrey and Ralph.

Loving husband of the late Jean (nee Del Piero) and father to the late Grant.

Cherished father of Erin.

Brother to David (Annette), Christine Roche (Michael), Paul (Nancy), and the late Bruce.  Brother-in-law to Kim.