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Shaw Dr WalterSHAW, Dr. Walter Maynard (Bud) Shaw  - Nov 19, 1923 – April 27, 2018

Maynard, known to friends and family as Bud, was born in St. Catherines, Prince Edward Island, where he was raised on the family farm Strathnairn by his parents Walter Russell Shaw, former premier of Prince Edward Island and Margaret MacKenzie.

A lifelong scholar, Bud obtained his Doctor of Medicine at Dalhousie University, and Master of Science at McGill University, where he also obtained his first Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Specialty Certificate in Internal Medicine, followed years later by his second, in Nuclear Medicine.

LAPOINTE, Joseph Lapointe  - Age 75 years Passed away after a brief illness on Friday April 27, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville.

Loving husband to the late Penny (nee Brown).

PEAKER, Thomas  - On Thursday, April 26, 2018, at Lakeridge Health Centre Oshawa, at age 70.

Thomas Peaker, beloved husband of Louise Hope of Oshawa, formerly of Port Perry.

Loving father of Scott of Australia, Jessica, Joseph (Sarah), and the late Josh.

MAY, Kathleen Mary  - (June 17, 1922 – April 26, 2018) - Passed away peacefully in her sleep in the early morning at West Shore Village in Port Perry.

Predeceased by her husband Reuben (April 27, 2006) and her brother George Baldwin (December 1969).

Loving mom to Ken (Gail), Ron (Jean), Marg, Dianne (John Davidse) and Len (Laurie). Treasured grandmother to 12 and great grandmother to 20.

ROY, Marie   - 1941 - 2018  Passed away on Thursday April 26, 2018.

Marie was the loving and devoted wife of Gerry and beloved mother of Michael (Holly), James (Louise), and Christopher (Kristin.

She was the cherished grandmother of 7.

Falle AaronFALLE, Aaron Michael  - Passed away suddenly at his home on Thursday April 26, 2018, in his 24th year.

Dear son of Michael Falle; Susan King and Rick Gendron.

Cherished brother of Sarah and her husband Andrew Baird, and step brother of Travis Gendron and his partner Crystal O’Grady, Ashley and her husband Christie Fabian and Kayla Gendron and her partner Damon King.

Beloved grandson of Elizabeth and Donald King, Bernie and Mary Falle (predeceased), and Ida and Al Gendron.

JACKSON, Barbara Ann  - (August 27, 1931April 26, 2018)

Barbara Ann Jackson, loving wife of Bruce David Jackson (64 years).

Wonderful mother to sons Randy Bruce Jackson and Michael Larry Jackson.

Catulli SalvatoreCATULLI, Salvatore  - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by the love of his family, at Extendicare Oshawa on Wednesday, April 25th, 2018, in his 88th year.

Beloved husband of the late Ada Spina, son of the late Enrico and Carmela Catulli.

Dear father of Carmela Massari (Tony) of Milton, Enrico, Carlo (Rose) and Pino (Pina) all of Oshawa.

Predeceased by his daughter Adriana and granddaughter Angela.


Gallello RosaGALLELLO, Rosa  – Passed away peacefully on April 25, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville at the age of 92.

Predeceased by her beloved husband of 67 years, Nicola.

Much loved mother of Domenic (Kathy) Gallello, Maria Gallello, and the late Frank Gallello (1980).

Proud Nonna of Nicholas Gallello (Bethany), Michael Gallello, Grace Rubino-Gascon (Rob), Toni Rubino (Dave), and great Nonna of Logan, Caleb and Cameron.

BISSET, Daniel  - (December 23, 1926 – April 25, 2018) - 

Peacefully after a short illness at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Daniel Bisset, beloved husband of the late Margaret. Loving father of Daniel and Paul.

Vaillancourt RemyVAILLANCOURT, Remy - (November 23, 1933 - April 25, 2018) - Passed away peacefully at home in her sleep with her loving husband by her side.

She leaves behind her dear husband of 51 years Lawrence, her daughters Vickie and Andrea (Kyle) and grandchildren Callum and Allie.

She will be sorely missed by many nieces and nephews throughout the Philippines and Canada.

Remy was born in the Philippines and travelled around the world in her youth, eventually finding love in Canada.

HOOPER, Lillian Ruth (nee Ashford)  - 1926 – 2018  Co-Founder of Hoopers Jewellers.

Founding Member and Past President of the Bowmanville Kinette Club.

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 in her 93rd year.

Lillian’s passion for golf led to two Senior Ladies Championships at Bowmanville Golf Club.

Di Maio PietroDi MAIO, Pietro ‘Peter’  - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Wednesday, April 25th, 2018.

Peter, in his 85th year.

Beloved husband of the late Dorothy.

Loving father of Richard Ward of Oshawa.

Dear grandfather of Sara Ward and Paul Hood.

Great-grandfather of Rylie, Ray, Aalia and Abriella; Raegan, Madison and Sheridan.

GEAR, Michael James “Jamie”  - Passed away on Tuesday April 25, 2018 at the age of 37 years.

Dear Dad and Granddad of his daughter Breanna and grandson Brody.

Beloved son of Theresa Madonna and the late James Alexander (dec. 1987).


Carstairs DavidCARSTAIRS, David  - Retired from CIBC

Passed away peacefully with family by his side, on Tuesday April 24, 2018, in his 86th year.

Beloved husband of Pat for 58 years.

Loving father of Andrew.

Docimo LuigiDOCIMO, Luigi  - Passed away peacefully with family by his side on Tuesday, April 24th, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at age 93.

Luigi was born in Cosenza, Italy on March 23rd, 1925.

In 1955 Luigi immigrated to Montreal, Canada and later settled in the Oshawa area.

He worked as a Member of Local 597 until retirement.


Gedge ElvireGEDGE, Elvire (nee Smeets)  – After a brief but courageous battle with cancer, Elvire passed away surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday April 24th, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Elvire was in her 84th year but always 60 at heart.

Beloved wife of the late Bruce.

Treasured mother and friend of Brian & his wife Kelly, Susan and her husband Derek Mitchell and Brad and his wife Miki.

Robinson MaryROBINSON, Mary Joan  - Passed away peacefully, with family by her side, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Tuesday, April 24th, 2018 at the age of 60.

Beloved wife of the late Wayne Robinson.

Predeceased by her parents Eugene and Geraldine Element.

Loving mother of Thomas (Jessica), Jason (Jennifer). Proud Grandma to Alysha, Jack, Henry, Lauren, Olivia, Mia and Blake. Cherished partner of Carter Cumby.

Ciancio FrancescoCIANCIO, Francesco “Frank”  - Passed away surrounded by the love of his family on April 24, 2018.

Beloved husband of Evelyn for 50 years.

Loving father of Carmen (Jill), Joey (Sheri), Paul (Joy) and Petrina (Yuni). Cherished Nonno “Non” of Tommy, Jeff, Nick, Brady, Jordana, Vanessa, Mariah, Jaden, Anthony & Tarren and great Nonno of Jayda and Lia.

Loving son of the late Assunta and Carmine.

CELAR, Leanne Brook  - It is with broken hearts the family announce Leanne’s sudden passing at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at the age of 31.

Cherished daughter of Crystal (Gene) and the late Tony Celar.

MAHAFFY, Joan    - Passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, April 24th, 2018, in her 93rd year.

Predeceased by husband, Tom Mahaffy.

Joan is survived by her children, Barry and Sandy Mahaffy along with her grandchildren Wayne and Darren Mahaffy and great grandchildren Chase, Sierra, Jacob and Connor.

KELLY, Robert "Bobby" Anthony  - October 13, 1942 - April 25, 2018

Bobby died peacefully surrounded by love at Hillsdale Terraces, Oshawa, Ontario.

He is predeceased by his parents Emily & Lewis Kelly and sister, Maureen Jones.

Fleming StuartFLEMING, Stuart - (1947 - 2018) - Passed away at home surrounded by his family, in his 71st year, on Tuesday, April 24th, 2018.

Beloved husband to Teresa for 48 years.  Proud and loving father to two sons, Sam and his spouse Deslee and Keith and his spouse Erin. Granddad to Kate, Jack, Max, Kieran and Shea who he loved dearly.

Stuart will be missed in England by his sisters Joyce, Jean and brother Brian.

Mainse HollisMAINSE, Hollis Roy  - With great sadness we announce the passing of our cherished husband, father and grandfather, Hollis Roy Mainse who was in his 90thyear.

He died peacefully on April 24th, 2018 holding hands with his loving wife Jean.

He will remain in the hearts of his devoted children Brad, John (Christine) and Holly (Brad) and his cherished grandchildren Chase (Paola), Jenna-Lee (Jonathan), Kyle and Cassidy.

Page RichardPAGE, Richard  - Passed away surrounded by family on Tuesday April 24, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Beloved husband of the late Geraldine Page nee. McCann for over 43 years.

Loving father of Ed (Rebecca), Kathie (Rob Routledge) and Sue (Douglas Miranda).

Proud Grandpa of Billy, Ben, Mykelti, Brittany, Ritchie, Jazmin, Lucas, Bradley, Liam, Izabelle, Adam and Great Grandpa of Kacen.

Racette PauletteRACETTE, Paulette (nee Landry)  - Passed away at home peacefully on Tuesday April 24th, 2018 at the age of 74 after a lengthy battle with cancer, surrounded by her loving family.

Beloved wife of Gerald Racette for 52 years.

Devoted and much loved mother of Reynald, Josée (Frank) Hackenberger, her cherished grandchildren Philippe Racette (Jessica), Francis Hackenberger (Holly) and Shanel Hackenberger.