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THOM, Janet Noreen (Swailes)  - At Lakeridge Oshawa Hospital, on Friday, September 7, 2018, surrounded by her family.

Janet heroically faced her cancer treatments with a positive attitude and outlook.

Janet was born on March 9, 1954 and lived the majority of her life in Ajax, Ontario.

Green ShirleyGREENE, Shirley Marion  -  Passed away peacefully on September 7, 2018 in her 86th year.

Predeceased by her husband Gifford.

Loving mother to Donna (Mitch) Nolet and Wendy (Claire) Pearce.

Proud gramma/nanny to Derek, Danielle, Kimberly and Carleigh.

She leaves behind many other relatives and friends.

RORKE, Tom Cameron  - Passed peacefully at home on Friday September 7th, 2018 surrounded by family and his four-legged companion Riley.

Beloved husband and best friend to Janette (nee:Higgins).

COOKE, Mauretta Ann Isabel  -  Passed away on Friday, September 7, 2018.

Predeceased by Jack, her loving husband of 63 years.

She will be greatly missed by her children - Linda, Debbie (Terry) and John (Marianne) of Ajax.

A Celebration of Life for family and friends will be held at McEachnie Family Centre, Ajax, on Sunday, September 16, 2018 from 1 to 4 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Lakeridge Health, Ajax Site.



FINNIE, William R.A. “Bill”  - Bill was an avid golfer; he was a longtime member of the Bowmanville Golf and Country Club.

He passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Friday, September 7, 2018 at the age of 82 years.

Hawley Rev EarleHAWLEY, Rev. Earle H.R.  - On Friday Sep 7, 2018 at 9:20 AM, Rev. Earle H.R Hawley went to be with the Lord at the age of 85 in the arms of his loving wife and daughter.

He is survived by his lifelong companion and wife Doreen Hawley; his daughter Myrna Keriakis and her husband Makram Keriakis; his son Mark Hawley and his wife Caroline Hawley; and his grandchildren, Michelle Hawley and Christopher Hawley.

MASSEY, Janet Lee (Tomlinson) Massey - Of Pickering Village, Canada, born on December 8, 1944, passed away at age 73 on September 6, 2018 at Lakeridge Hospital, Oshawa surrounded by family and friends.

Jan was a Registered Nurse until retiring in 2009; since then, she has been travelling and enjoying life.

VOLARIC, Alberta Anna-Maria  - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Thursday, September 6th, 2018. Alberta, in her 90th year.

Beloved wife of the late Maté.

Loving mother of Gabriella ‘Gabby’ Clancy and mother-in-law of Ronald Clancy. Dear Baba/grandmother of Raymond and wife Kayla and of Noreen.

July ConstanceJULY, Constance Patricka  -  5/27/1947 - 9/6/2018

Passed away suddenly and peacefully on September 6th, 2018 at the age of 71.

Predeceased by her husband Dennis Vibert July Sr.

Beloved mother of Dennis July Jr. (Diana) and Mark July (Amy).

Proud grandmother of Mathias and Lily. Connie was a compassionate sister and aunt. 

FRENCHMAN, Douglas "Louis"  - Peacefully passed away at Sunnybrook Veterans Centre in Toronto on Thursday September 6th, 2018, seven months shy of his 100th birthday.

A WWII vet and receiver of the Burma Star, he moved from England to Canada in the mid 50s.


Pedretti DanielePEDRETTI, Daniele  - Passed away suddenly on Thursday September 6th, 2018 in his 93rd year.

Daniele leaves behind his beloved wife of 61 years Gina.

Beloved father of Rosa Pedretti and Nella Dunn & her husband John-Paul.

Loving grandfather of Daniel.

Predeceased by his siblings in Italy.

Daniele retired from Sklar Pepplar after 35 years of service.

Yeo MarjorieYEO, Marjorie - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday September 5th, 2018 at the age of 67 years.

Marjorie, beloved wife of Russell.

Loving mother of Carl (Merly), Marcie (Steven) and Jason. Predeceased by her son Kenneth.

Cherished Grammy to Karley and Mammy to Grayson.


Bowles JoanBOWLES, Joan Alma - It is with heartfelt sorrows that the family of Joan Bowles announces her passing on September 5th, 2018.

Joan passed away surrounded by her family in her 85th year.

She is predeceased by her beloved husband Hugh Bowles.

Joan is predeceased by her siblings Kevin, Gerard, Elaine, Marjorie and Audrey and leaves behind her other siblings Tom, Doug, Lena and Lois.

Dupuis RuthDUPUIS, Ruth Marlene  - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Wednesday September 5, 2018 at the age of 70.

Loving wife of the late Wayne.

Cherished and loving mother of Stephanie and her partner Ryan Crissinger and grandmother to Ashley, Katelynn, Emily and Molly and great grandmother to Skylar.

Dear sister to Helen (Norm) Etwell, David Trimble, Barry Trimble, and the late Bruce and sister in law of Margaret-Anne Trimble.

Dubczak CarolDUBCZAK, Carol (nee Schneider Nicolussi)  - (August 8, 1926September 5, 2018) - 

Passed away peacefully, on September 5th, 2018 at Sunnycrest Nursing Home, in her 93rd year.

Loving daughter of the late Peter and Josefa Schneider Nicolussi.

Beloved wife of the late Walter Dubczak for 50 years.

Predeceased by her sister, Alice Korolus (the late Michael Korolus).

Loving mother to Doris Thompson (Jim Hamilton) and Nadine Spence (Rob).

MOORCROFT, Thomas Devolin - The family of Thomas Devolin Moorcroft, born February 4, 1928 in Madoc, Ontario, regretfully announces his passing on September 5, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa surrounded by his loved ones.

Son of the late Mary Alice and George Henry Moorcroft.

Loving husband of the late Kathleen Moorcroft (2013). Beloved father of Lois, Linda, George, Muriel and the late Harvey (2009).