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Durham Community Events, Memorials & Seminars



Wishes to Invite You to Our

5th Year Anniversary

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 at 7:00 pm


1289 Keith Ross Drive, Oshawa, ON

Festive Treats and Refreshments to Follow



The Barnes Family

Invites you to share an

Evening of Music & Memories

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Gathering: 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM "Musical Prelude"

7:00 pm Memories with Phil Smith






Gooding StephenGOODING, Stephen Roy  - February 17, 1952 - September 1, 2017

(Past President of Kiwanis Club)

It is with heavy hearts the family of Stephen announces his sudden passing at home on September 1st, 2017 at the age of 65.

Best friend and soul mate of Margaret (nee Johnston) for the last 45 years.

Devoted dad of Kathryn (Paul), Elizabeth (Jay), and Laura (Luke). Grandfather of Violet, Brady, Eric, Amy and Summer.

Predeceased by his parents Roy and Betty Gooding, and in-laws Margaret and James Johnston. Brother of Lynn (predeceased Jim), and Brian (Robin).


Cochrane DonnaCOCHRANE, Donna Marilyn (nee Gould)  - Age 73 years. Surrounded by her loving family, Donna passed away on Tuesday, August 1st, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville.

Beloved partner of Mike Delanty.

Loving mother of Rod Cochrane (Barb), Jeff Cochrane (Deanna Forbes) and Judy Carswell (Robby Tennant).

Loving grandma of Jory (Alicia), Randi (Jan), Cody (Sarah), Layken, Roni and Ashton. Cherished great grandma of Jamie, Miley, Logan, Cassadee, Jason, Claire, Aria and one on the way.


Lewis CarltonLEWIS, Carlton - 1992-2017


It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of our beloved son, brother, grandson, uncle, nephew, cousin, and friend, Carlton Antonio Lewis, who was suddenly taken from us by a motorcycle accident.

Carlton took his rest in the arms of the Lord on Sunday, August 27, 2017, at Sunnybrook Hospital.

He is adored son to Paulette and Tony, caring brother to his cherished sisters, Natasha, Tameka, Trishana, Alaina; fondly remembered by his brothers Clayton and Joshua, and loving uncle to Mya.


Sheppard TheresaSHEPPARD, Theresa "Marie" Mary  - September 9th, 1938 – August 31st, 2017

Passed away following a courageous battle with cancer at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on August 31st, 2017 in her 79th year.

Life partner of Darwin Mathieu.

Beloved Mother to Debbie (predeceased), Deanna (Mike), David and Craig (Kim). Loving Grandma to Justin, Collin and Caitlin.

She will be greatly missed by her siblings, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


GAMACHE, Stephane -  (Dedicated employee of Atlantic Packaging in Whitby)

He passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at the age of 48 years.


Inwood BarbaraINWOOD, Barbara Constance - Age 73 Years.

Surrounded by her family’s love at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on August 31, 2017.

Beloved wife of David.

Loving mother of Jennifer Millar, Brett (Laura) Degras, Tamara Miller (Carl Brohart), Tracy (Cliff) Goretzki and Amber (Marino) Siahamis.

Dear Nana of Michael, Robert, Danielle, Zoë, Mitchell, Alachia, Melissa, Jessie, Robert, Adam, Christopher, Katelynn, Kenny, Crystal, Cortney, Anna, George, Matthew, Aireon and her many great-grandchildren.


Sabyan ElizabethSABYAN, Elizabeth Ann - March 28, 1936 - August 31, 2017

Passed away peacefully in her sleep on August 31st, 2017 at the age of 81.

Loving mother of Paul Sabyan (Mary Cornacchia), Sheila Baggaley (Michael), Kathleen Sabyan (Rick Conroy), Angela Vossenberg, Christopher Sabyan (Colleen), and Patrick Sabyan.

Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Elizabeth, Gregory (Jess), Jeffrey, Grace, Ah-Mei, John, Lily, Justin, Mitchell, Rachel, Nathan, William, Maggie, Hannah and Liam.

Dear Sister of David Goodwin (Evelyn). Remembered by James Sabyan.

Special thanks to April and the staff at Eldercare for their loving care.


Bryans ThomasBRYANS, Thomas Lawrence “Lorne” Bryans  - October 30, 1929 - August 31, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lorne on August 31, 2017.

Dear son of the late James and Thomasina Bryans, Lorne was predeceased on July 4, 2017 by his beloved wife, Phyllis “Phyl”. With Phyl’s death, Lorne lost the centre of his life, his dearest companion of 65 years.

Lorne was a loving and devoted father to Heather (Carolyn), and a cherished brother to his surviving siblings, Bill, Jean, and George and to his siblings who predeceased him, Catherine “Kit” and Bob. 

Lorne was known for his love of gardening, baking (when Phyl would let him in the kitchen), and antiquing, but above all Lorne will be remembered for his generous spirit and his kind heart.  Lorne will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

Visitation will be held at MOUNT LAWN FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY, 21 Garrard Rd, Whitby, 905-443-3376, on Sunday September 10, 2017 from 2-5 pm. 

Memorial Service will be held on Monday September 11, 2017 at 11:00 am, followed by a reception.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a CHARITY of your choice.

Online condolences can be shared at mountlawn.ca.




McMillan TinekeMcMILLAN Tineke Irene - Peacefully went to be with the Lord with her family by her side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at age 76.

Irene, loving wife and "best buddy" of Wayne McMcMillan of 59 years.

Cherished mother of Patti McMillan (Victor Bourgeois), Susie McMillan and Michele McMillan (Jesse Stewart). Proud grandma of Randi, Kelsie, Dakota, Parker, Grace and Dinnon.

Dear sister of Edna (Pete), Jan (Flossie), Cora (Rien) and Jenny (Andy).


Paterman HelenPATEMAN, Helen May - After a long fight with cancer, we announce the passing of Helen Pateman (nee Bates) on August 30, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa with family by her side.

Loving wife to Arthur for over 51 years.

Caring mother of Brian (Leela), Wendy and the late Michael. Proud grandmother of Joshua (Ashley), Joel (Samantha), Lauren and great grandmother of Grace Rose.

Sister of Muriel (Gordon), Sylvia (Ross) and the late William (Denise). She will be missed by her nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.


Allen ElvaALLEN (Fowler), Elva Jane 'Sue'  - May 21, 1937 - August 30, 2017

Passed away at North York General Hospital on Wednesday, August 30th, 2017, at the age of 80.

Beloved wife of the late Edward Allen and the late Ray Fowler (Sam).

Loving mother of Linda Clark (Bruce), Ray (Sam) Fowler (Janet) and Louis Fowler (Cheryl).

Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Jennifer Clark, Laura Allan (Chris), Shawna Fowler and Reid Fowler, and great grandchildren Jack Allan and Harper Allan.


HUGHES, John “Bucky” - (Longtime employee of the Municipality of Clarington)

Peacefully passed away in his sleep at home with his family by his side on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 in his 71st year.

John, beloved husband of Louise (Clancy). Loving father of Ryan and Julie; Adam and Dawn. Dear grandfather of Emma, Abby, Zachiery, Tieson, Jonathan, Nathaniel and Kristopher.


Budgell MarionBUDGELL, Marion  - (Canadian Corp & Navy Club)

Passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 80 years of age.

Beloved wife of the late Jerry Budgell.

Loving mother of the late Candice Kirby (Ron deceased), Robin McNevin (Lata deceased) and Penny Humby and her husband Carl.

Cherished grandmother to 8 grandchildren, 3 step granddaughters, 12 great grandchildren and 7 step great grandchildren.

Predeceased by her father and mother Arthur and Anne Coker and her sister Barbara. 


Brown ThoraBROWN Thora  - Peacefully with her family by her side on Sunday, August 27, 2017 at The Village of Taunton Mills at age 94.

Thora, beloved wife of Ben Brown for 65 years.

Loving mother of Wayne (Chris). Proud grandma of Alex, Evan, and Caroline, and great grandma of Arwyn. Dear sister of Violet and the late Emeline.


BOLLINGER, Beatrice  -  It is with great sadness that we announce the gentle and peaceful passing of our dear Beatrice on August 29, 2017 at Lakeridge Hospital Oshawa with her family and friends by her side.

Beloved wife of the late Anthony Bollinger, cherished mother of the late Catherine Bollinger, Loretta Bollinger of Whitby, Ontario and Denise Bollinger of Summerland, B.C.


Cymer LindaCYMER, Linda (nee Bogaard)  - Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at Rouge Valley Hospital – Centenary Site, at the age of 61.

Loving mother and best friend to Jamie Van Den Bogaard.

Dear sister of Elizabeth Anderson (James).

Predeceased by her parents Tony and Frances Bogaard, sister Emily Bogaard and brother Albert Bogaard.

Linda will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and co-workers.