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Monday, May 27, 2019
Monday, June  3, 2019
Monday June 10, 2019
Monday June 17, 2019
Monday June 24, 2019

505 Adelaide Ave., E., Oshawa ON





Bowden WilliamBOWDEN, William Henry Bettis  - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday April 27th, 2019 at the age of 87.

Predeceased by his wife Mary (2007).

Much loved Dad of Bill Bowden and his wife Leslie of Whitby, Wendy Rinaldi (late Frank) of Port Perry, Hank Bowden and his wife Kim of Port Perry, Tom Bowden of Uxbridge, Ron Bowden and his wife Linda of Ottawa, Maryann Bowden Adkins of Whitby, Gary Bowden and his wife Sandy of Markham, Darren Bowden of Whitby.


GOWDY, Robert Warden Gowdy   - Passed peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, with family by his side, on Saturday April 27, 2019, at age 77.

He is survived and loved by his wife Louise of 54 years, son Kirk (Angela), son Kris and daughter Tina Cowie (John).

BATE, Audrey Lorraine (nee: Grant)  -  Passed away at Glen Hill Marnwood on Saturday April 27th, 2019 in her 92nd year.

Audrey, beloved wife of the late Robert “Bob”.

CHAPUT, Joseph Adam “Joe”   - (Retired 42 year employee of General Motors Oshawa)

Peacefully passed away at the Winborne Park, Ajax on Saturday, April 27th, 2019.

Born in Renfrew on December 15th, 1927 to Alphonse and Lea Chaput.

Chapman DarcyCHAPMAN, Darcy Joseph  - May 31, 1939 – April 27, 2019

(GM retiree 34 years)

Passed away peacefully with family by his side on Saturday, April 27th, 2019 at Fairview Lodge, in his 80th year. 

Devoted Dad to Linda (Ted) Dyson, Tim (Cathy) Chapman, and Kara (John) Stonebridge. 

Loving Grandpa of Brittany, Kady, Mitchell, Trevor, Carly, Christine, Jennifer, Samantha, Ben, Joey, and Great Grandpa to Meghan, Kahlan, Alexa, Oliver, Gabrielle, Dustin and Allison. 

BROOME, David William   -  December 15, 1958 – April 27, 2019

It is with great sadness that on Saturday, April 27th, 2019, David passed suddenly at the age of 60 years old.

David is survived by his sons Ryan (Rachel) and Bryan (Connie).

MacKintosh CatherineMACKINTOSH, Catherine Fraser  - Safe in the arms of Jesus at Belmont Long Term Care Facility in Belleville on Saturday, February 23rd, 2019, Catherine at the age of 87. 

Beloved wife of the late Hugh “Gerry” Mackintosh. 

Loving mother of Heather (Clarence) Duguay, Deborah (Ed) Faber, Thomas (Chris) Mackintosh, Gerald (Lori) Mackintosh, Scott (Kathy) Mackintosh and Charlotte (Nunzio) Xibilia. 

Cherished grandmother of Kevin, Karrie, late Gregory Jr., Angela, Emily, Daniel, Jordan, Katie, Avery, Kelsey, Jacob, Abigail and Sarah. 

MORRISON, William Edward  - Peacefully took his last breath at Spencer House in Orillia, on Friday, April 26, 2019, in his 91st year.

Beloved Husband of the late Grace Morrison.

Thistel Mary JoTHISTEL, Mary-Jo  - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones and family on April 26, 2019 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre. 

She lived her life to its fullest for 63 years, finding her true love George, they were married for 33 years. 

Loving and devoted mother of Tina, Launa, Ashley and Carly. 

Cherished grandma of Joshua, Paige, Faith and Isabella. 

Jo will be lovingly remembered by her family and friends. 


Meadus SandraMEADUS, Sandra  -  June 9, 1945 -  April 26, 2019

Passed away after a lengthy illness at Hillsdale Estates on Friday, April 26, 2019 surrounded by family in her 74th year. 

Beloved daughter of the late John Albert and Mary Davis (nee Nichols). 

Loving mother of “The Three Wooden Spoons”; Darrin (Julette), Claudette (Jason) and Christopher (Christina). 

Proud grandmother of Ashley-Lynn (Andrew Tomson), Britney (Donovan Ellis), Cole, Taylor and Hayden.  Cherished great grandmother of Riley, Kiera, Emery and Toby. 

SKINNER, John Randall (Randy)  – It is with great sadness that the family of Randy Skinner announces his passing at Lakeview Manor, Beaverton on Friday April 26, 2019.

BALENA, Kevin Martin Balena  - It is with great sadness that the family announces Kevin’s peaceful passing, with the assistance of MAID, on April 26th, 2019 after battling a lengthy illness with courage, humor and wisdom.

He will be forever missed.

Junker RudolfJUNKER, Rudolf  - July 10th, 1930 - April 25th, 2019

Peacefully passed on Thursday April 25th, 2019, in his 89th year.

Rudi came to Canada in 1956 from Germany looking to fulfill a dream.

This is where he met the love of his life, Eva (predeceased in 2004).


Seymour WandaSEYMOUR, Wanda Guelda (nee Douglas)  - After a lengthy and difficult battle with cancer on Thursday April 25, 2019 with family at her side, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 87.

Wanda, beloved spouse for 30 years of Frank Bidon.

Much loved mother of Sherry (Fred) Delaney of Dorchester and Janice Lake (Rolf Stachowski).

Proud Nannie of Brandon (Krystal), and great grandma of Theo.


Knap StanleyKNAP, Stanley Michael  –  Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, April 25, 2019 in his 92nd year.

Predeceased by his wife Mary (2012).

Loving father of Richard (Kit), Christine Foy (Jim), Gerry (Sue) and Greg (Lisa).

Proud grandfather of 9 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Brother of Vince (the late Maggie).

GULLISON, Phyllis Alexandra (nee Kelley)  - November 7, 1919 – April 25, 2019

A truly wonderful, peaceful, gracious, loving, gentle woman passed away in her 100th year on Thursday, April 25th 2019.

McDonald EricMcDONALD, Eric Warren   - December 6th, 1956 - April 25th, 2019

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Whitby on Thursday April 25th, 2019 at the age of 62.

Dear father of Christopheer McDonald of Oshawa. 

TIMLA, Julian Alexander Michael Andre Valentine Timla  - January 4, 1945 - April 25, 2019

Died peacefully at Toronto General Hospital, on April. 25, 2019.

He was the beloved son of the late Harry and Elma Timla.

DOWNES, William “Bill” George   - Korean War Veteran  - Passed away at Lakeridge Health, on Oshawa on April 25th, 2019 in his 89th year.

Devoted husband of Jean for 63 years.