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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.

Management and Staff at:





MATTHEWS, Shirley Ann - Peacefully at home on Monday July 3, 2017.

Beloved daughter of Johann and Roger Matthews.

Dear mother of Natasha Ferguson, Ashley Scolin and Matthew Ferguson.

Grandmother to Serenity, Hunter, Raelynn, Jewel-Lee and Matthew.


Ross WesleyROSS, Wesley “Wes” Graham  - Peacefully at Hillsdale Estates, Oshawa Ontario on Monday July 3rd, 2017.

Wes, is his 95th year.

Predeceased by his father Robert Ross and mother Edith Campbell, brother Havelock Ross and step sister Nora Dea.

He leaves to mourn his nieces Edith Loisel, Eileen Cyr, Shirley (Earl) Gallon, Lorna Rejas, Leila (Norman) Dowland, Kenneth (Olivia) Ross and their families.


Scarlett JoshuaSCARLETT, Joshua  - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Joshua Scarlett on July 3, 2017 at the age of 91.

Beloved husband of Norma Scarlett for 43 wonderful years. Loving father to Pauline, Norma, Adrian, Stephanie, Zion, Jasmin, and Courtney, as well as 11 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

A devout Christian, Josh exuded selfless love and care towards all. He was a well-respected, hard-working man of strong faith.

He will be remembered as a mighty man of God who impacted many people with his powerful, soul-stirring prayers.


Drumm RaymondDRUMM, Raymond Nathan - We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of our father Ray while under the care and compassion of the team at Hillsdale Terraces "Rose Garden," Oshawa on Sunday, July 2, 2017, in his 92nd year.

Beloved husband of the late Jean for 57 years.

Loving father of Beverley (Ken Richardson), Paul, Dianne (Brad Hyde) and James (Kathy).

Cherished grandfather of Eric, Kaitlyn (Gord La Porte), Stephen, Christopher, Heather (Liam Doorly), Laura (Rob Gould), Alan, Sarah, Rory, Scott, and Nathan.Great grandfather to six.


Atkinson JacquelineATKINSON, Jacqueline, "Beano" (nee Pigeau)  - After a courageous battle with cancer, at home with her family by her side on Sunday July 2, 2017, Beano was called home to be with her husband and best friend Murray Sr. at the age of 62.

She is survived by her two sons Murray Jr. (Jody), and Mark (Sarah), and one very special grandson Quinnton.

Dear sister of Bill (Debbie), Peter (Judy), Paul (Therese), Reggie, Glenda Sheilds, and Helen Dunlop.


WALLACE, Leonard Wallace  - Peacefully, on Sunday, July 2, 2017 at the Extendicare Nursing Home in Port Hope, at age 80.

Leonard Wallace will be missed by his sweetheart Gwen (nee Wagg).

Loved father of Heather Sturman (Bill), Judy McEachern, Ron Wallace (Kelly), Stan Wallace (Martine) and Sharon Treleaven (Steve).


Zygmont MaryZYGMONT, Mary  - After a short illness, Mary passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday July 2, 2017, one day before her 94th birthday.

She was the wife of the late Walter Zygmont.

Dear sister of Bernice Puskas (late William), John Jozkoski (Helen), and sister-in-law of Stella Jozkoski (Late Hank).

Beloved aunt of Joyce, Carol, Pam, Bill, Tim, Karen, and the late Michael, Nancy, Lisa and Edmund and their families.

She was a beautiful lady, kind, and generous, who loved animals and flowers.


Burk PatBURK, Pat 'Patsy' (nee Bruce) - (December 16, 1944 – July 2, 2017) -

Passed away with her loved ones by her side, after a long and courageous battle with cancer at the age of 72, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Pat met the end of her life the same way she lived it – with incredible will and strength; a beautiful grace; and unbelievable sense of humour, and surrounded by those that loved her.

She started her life in a small town in a small family consisting of her parents (Thelma “GiGi” Bruce and Grahame “Shuter” Bruce) and her “sizzer” (Kate Crockford).


Shaw RobertSHAW, Robert John  - Passed away peacefully at the age of 95 years on July 2, 2017.

Beloved husband of 72 years of the late Mary Amelia Shaw.

Loving father of Bertha Zitt.

Cherished grandfather of Tanya, Stephen, Nicole and great grandfather of Jordan, Noelle, Naomi, Nycolette, Noah, Jaden, Nixon, Jocelin, Ryan and Brandon.


Manda ElizabethMANDA, Elizabeth (née Csernyak)  - Elizabeth Manda died peacefully on July 2, 2017, in Whitby, Ontario, at the age of 93.

Elizabeth was born on April 27, 1924 in Temerin, Serbia to Jozsef and Veronika Csernyak.

She was married to Eugene Manda who predeceased her. Elizabeth is survived by her daughters Anna Marschall of Pickering, Ontario and Marika Zamboki of Winston-Salem, NC, and a sister Veronika Igracki of Bowmanville, Ontario.


McCafferey BarryMcCAFFEREY, Barry Robert  - (January 9, 1944 - July 2, 2017) - 

On the morning of July 2nd, 2017, Barry passed away peacefully in his sleep.

Loving father of Susie, Caroline (Ryan) and Jordan.

Cherished brother of Allan (Susan) and Leeann (Vince). Dear uncle of Carrie (Brian), Dana and Ryan (Leah). Great uncle to Shannon and Nora.

Lifelong friend of Roger Davidson and Paul Reid.


KIMBER, Sylvia  -  Sylvia Kimber, my mother, of Pickering passed away peacefully at home on July 2, 2017 at the age of 98.

Born on September 28, 1918 in Watford, England.


Patterson GordonPATTERSON, Gordon Inglis Scott  - After a brief illness, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa with his loving family by his side, Gord, in his 79th year, was welcomed home by his Lord and Saviour whom he loved and served.

Beloved husband of Laura for 52 years.

Cherished father of Cyndi and her husband Don Tulett and Colleen and her husband Dennis Kwasnicki. Adored grandfather of Ryan and Kristen.

Predeceased by his parents Ina and Willie and sister Muriel McKendrick.


Blaettler Callery DorisBLAETTLER-CALLERY, Doris Ann  - Passed away suddenly at home surrounded by the love of her family on July 2nd 2017 at the age of 58.

Beloved wife and best friend of Tom Callery for 27 years.

Cherished daughter of Frances Blaettler and the late Andre.

Doris is lovingly remembered by her siblings Ross, Susan and Allan and their families.

Loved step-mother to Elizabeth Smith and her children Richard and Meghan and well as Tina Bateman.

Doris is fondly remembered by all her nieces, nephews, extended family and her friends.


Peter AlphonsoPETER, Alphonso Carol Peter  - It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our dad and grandpa Alphonso Peter on Sunday July 2, 2017.

He was born in Germany in 1925.

Al and his family emigrated to Canada in 1929.

Loving husband of Bonnie (deceased).

Father of Dan, Tom (Anne-Marie), Ralph (Margaret), Betty (fiance Jim) and Bernadette (Charles).

Cherished grandfather of Matthew, Aaron, Cristina, Bonnie, Zachary, Sebastien, Brielle, Ethan and Samantha.

Great grandfather to Caleb. Al will be greatly missed by his extended family and friends.


BRAY, Ruth  - Peacefully, on Monday, July 3, 2017 at the West Shore Village in Port Perry, at age 93.

Ruth (nee Leach), beloved wife of the late Jack Bray of Port Perry.

Loved mother of Marilyn Bailey (deceased) and Ron Bray and his wife Lynda of Port Perry.


LaRose JohnLaROSE, John  - 12/12/1953 - 7/2/2017

(Retired Canada Post Worker)

Peacefully surrounded by family at The Toronto General Hospital on Sunday July 2nd, 2017 at the age of 63.

Beloved husband Ivy.

Loving Father of Jeffrey, Keith, Kevin, Larose and Kyle Cobet.

Brother of Charles (Chuck) Mary (David Hoadly), Catherine Angus, Lisa (Cito).


Anthony MaryANTHONY, Mary Ann - (November 28, 1919- July 1, 2017) - 

Mary Ann Anthony (nee Raymond) passed away peacefully on Saturday July 1, 2017 in her 98th year.

Mary was predeceased by her husband Herbert, sons David, Alan and Leonard.

Mary is survived by her sisters Angela, Carrie, Madeline and her brothers Tony and Lar. Children Patricia Urie, Paul and wife Cindy, Debra and husband Bill Versluis.

She was dearly loved by grandchildren Robert, Jennifer, Richard, Melissa, Thomas, Robin, Eric, MaryAnn, Carie and ten great great grandchildren.


LeBlanc DonnaLeBLANC, Donna  - Passed away peacefully at the family home on July 1, at the age of 63.

Loving wife of Leo LeBlanc.

Cherished mother of Ray and Terry.

Proud grandmother to Tyler, Jayden, James and Cheyenne.

Sister to Brian, the late Sharon, Eleanor, Eddie, Donald, David and Kathy.

Donna will be dearly remembered by all of her extended family and friends.


Balgobin BiphiaBALGOBIN, Biphia “Doreen”  -  Passed away peacefully at Sunnybrook Health Centre on Saturday July 1, 2017 at the age of 71.

Beloved wife of Bachan “James” Balgobin for 55 years.

Devoted mother of Leonard (Annie), Anita (Robin Rampersad), Lita (Ryan Hing), and Venessa.

Loving grandmother of Francis, Darren, Khristian, Jonathan, Brehana, and Elysia.

Dearly loved sister of James (Belle), Basil (Doris), Richard (Sabita), Eileen, Ethlyn, Peter (Dolly), Patsy (Robin) and Inez.

Doreen will be lovingly remembered by her many nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and many friends.


Czyz RozaliaCZYZ, Rozalia "Rose" (nee Pasternak) - (December 12, 1925 – March 6, 2017) 

- It is one year today, since you left us to be in heaven with God.  We miss you dearly, and when God calls us, we each will greet you with open arms. ...Loving you forever. Your precious children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. -

Passed away on Monday, March 6th, 2017, lovingly surrounded by her family, at Extendicare, Oshawa.

Beloved and loving wife of the late Joseph Czyz.

Forever missed by her children Walter Rebot (Sharon), Romana Owens (Garry), Dr. Morris Rebot (Lidia, predeceased), and predeceased by her youngest son John Rebot.  Predeceased by her children’s father, Stanley Rebot.

Cherished and forever loved “Baba” of grandchildren Karen (Mike Rivers), Christa (David Gunn), Stephanie (Steve Tarling), Natalie (Bart Lipski), Laura (Mike Homans), and Kristian Owens (Krista). 

Blessed with seven great-grandchildren; Ally and Zach Rivers, Gavin and Dawson Gunn, Duncan and Griffin Tarling, and Chloe Estes.


Robinson LindaROBINSON, Linda Elaine  - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Wednesday March 1st, 2017.

Linda, in her 69th year.

Beloved wife of John Robinson of Oshawa.

Loving step-mother of John Robinson and wife Annette of Bowmanville; Tracy Robinson and partner Gary Smith of Harwood ON.

Dear grandmother of Natasha Robinson, Andrew Simms, Ryan Robinson and Ethan Robinson.

LARMER, Isabelle Martha  - Passed away peacefully at the Case Manor Nursing Home, Bobcayegon on Thursday, January 11, 2018 in her 88th year.

Beloved wife of the late Gilbert Forget.


Willson CarolWILLSON, Carol Patricia  - November 15, 1954 - April 15, 2016

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Carol Patricia Willson on Friday, April 15th, 2016 at the age of 61.  

She is deeply missed by her children Lindsey and Braiden Goodchild and former spouse Ted Goodchild.  

Carol is predeceased by her mother Elaine, father Stanley and brother Glenn.

She is survived by her sister Nancy (Al) and her brothers Douglas (Mirelle), Donald (Alexandra), Stephen (Jennifer) and sister in- law Lorrie.

Carol was a graduate of OCVI and the University of Western Ontario and served as an elementary teacher in Oshawa for many years.

PUGH, Evelyn (nee Simpson) - Passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at her residence in Oshawa, Ontario, at the age of 87.

Beloved wife of William Edward "Bill" for 66 years.

Willson DorothyWILLSON, Dorothy Elaine -    January 6th, 1924 – September 29th, 2015

Passed away peacefully on September 29th at the age of 91.

Predeceased by her husbands; Stanley Willson (1973), David Low (1989), and Ken Kansikas (1999) and her son Glenn S. Willson (Lorrie).