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Tracey WilliamTRACEY, William Henry  - (Retired General Motors, Oshawa)

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday August 16th, 2017 at the age of 85.

Much loved father of Lynn Rotheram and her husband Tony of Newcastle and Carol Lawrence and her partner Michael Liverpool England.

Grandfather of Olivia and her husband Scott, Mathew and his partner Stephanie, Paul and his partner Lucy, Sean and his partner Gemma, Alexander and Molly.

Great grandfather of Blake, Adelaide, Corbin and Oliver.

Predeceased by his brother Michael and sister Marie.


Addie OliviaADDIE, Olivia Laura - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday August 16th, 2017 in her 93rd year.

Pre-deceased by her husband Robert (Bob) J. Addie (1996)

Dearly loved mother of Peter and his wife Angela of Brooklin, Paul and his wife Linda of Whitby and Robin and his wife Debby of Whitby.

Grandmother of Kimberly (David), Michelle (Kevin), PJ (Sarah), Shelly (Mike), Chris (Krista), Kerry, Nikki and Ashley.

Great-grandmother of Jacob, Jordan, Addison, Brooke, Carter, Benjamin, Sarah, Megan and Andrew.


Harris DonnaHARRIS, Donna Lynne (nee Dodwell)  - (May 3, 1940 - August 16, 2017)

Passed away peacefully at home, with family by her side, on August 16th, 2017 at the age of 77.

Beloved wife of the late James William Harris.

Cherished mother to Kim Black (David) and Doug Harris (Monica).

Proud grandma to Kate (Stephen), Tom, Sam (Bryce), Meaghan (Luke) and Angela. Great-grandma of Rylee.


Doucette EvaDOUCETTE, Eva Grace  - Passed away peacefully with her loving daughters and son-in-law by her side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday August 16, 2017 at the age of 87 years. 

Eva, predeceased by her husband John R. “Bud”.

Loving mother of Carol (Michel), Mary, Grace and Jennifer (Rob). Predeceased by her son John T. Will be remembered by daughter-in-law Brenda.

Cherished grandmother of Steven and great grandmother of Janette. 


Mothersill DavidMOTHERSILL, David H.  - Passed away August 16, 2017.

Born in Oshawa, Ontario to the late Mary and Edwin Mothersill.

Will be dearly missed by Del, his wife of 43 years, his daughter Holly (K.C.), son Matt (Megan), grandchildren Caroline, Macie and Riley, brother Pat, his brothers and sisters-in-law, his aunts, friends and retired co-workers at GM. 


Smith JefferySMITH, Jeffery Michael  - (OPG ERM, Part Time Clarington Fire Services)

Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by the love of his family on August 16, 2017 after a bravely fought battle with cancer at the age of 44.

Loving and devoted husband of Sarah. Cherished father of Thomas, Owen, Olivia, Gavin and his beloved furry companion Teddy. 

Beloved son of Jo-Ann and the late Thomas. Loving brother of Nicole (Mike) Tughan.

Dear son-in-law of Helen and Patrick Power, brother-in-law of Shannon (Tom) Power-Latulupe and Johanna (Bob) Malone. Dear uncle of Aidan, McKenna, Emma, Abby and Jack.


Beatty TerranceBEATTY, Terrance  - Passed away peacefully on August 16, 2017 after a very short illness, at the age of 74, with his family by his side.

He will be deeply missed by his wife Margaret of 53 years.

Loving father to Carrie (Michael), Kimberly (David), and proud grandpa to Austin and Jenna.

Brother, brother-in-law, nephew and uncle to many.

Terry will be greatly missed by all.


Head JohnHEAD, John William  - John William Head of Oshawa, resident of Glen Hill Strathaven, Bowmanville passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Wednesday August 16, 2017 in his 90th year.

Predeceased by wife Marie and 2nd Wife Mary, sons John William Jr. and Jeffrey Edward.

He is survived by his children Joseph, Jo-Ann, Douglas and Barbara.

Grandfather to eight grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.

John was a Veteran of the R.C.A.F 4th Service Squadron Uplands A.F.B. He was also a letter carrier for Canada Post, a security guard and a taxi driver for many companies in Durham Region.


Living IrlaLIVING, Irla (nee Jackman) -  Age 93 years. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday August 16th, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late John. Loving mother of Janet and Doug Harness, Stephen Living, and Ellen Living.

Loving grandma to Troy Harness, Melissa (Andrew) Davey, Oner Brown and Eric Living. She will be lovingly remembered by her great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her siblings Eunice Heard and Ross Jackman.


Bryant KenBRYANT, Ken - June 9, 1918 - August 15, 2017

“Safe in the Arms of Jesus”

Peacefully at Hillsdale Estates on Tuesday, August 15th, 2017, Dad passed away in his 100th year.

Beloved husband of Dorothy Bryant.

Loving father of Marlie and Richard Boville, Marilyn and Gib Dickinson, Michael and Linda Bryant.

Step-father of Patricia Cassis, Deborah and Jim Clark, Harold and Leslie Dervent and Nancy Craig.

Papa was adored by his grandchildren and great grandchildren.


McEachen BryanMcEACHEN, Bryan Patrick Joseph  - Bryan McEachen, of Whitby, Ontario, passed away on August 15th, 2017, after a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s disease at the age of 78.

Bryan was born in Témiscaming, Quebec on March 17th, 1939.

He was married to Diane Morin on August 3rd, 1963 in Ottawa; they were joyfully married 54 years.

Bryan was a dedicated employee of Algoma Steel for 40 years. He cherished his family, was a trusted friend, and an avid sports fan ─ Go HABS; Go Jays!


Drayton KathleenDRAYTON, Kathleen 'Shaaron' (nee Culley) - Our family is heartbroken to announce the sudden, but peaceful passing of Shaaron at her home on August 15, 2017.

Shaaron was predeceased by her best friend and loving husband Bill in 1984, her father Bud Culley in 1988, and her mother Margaret Culley in 2013.

She is survived by her brother Lorne (Yvonne) Culley and sister Vicki (Don) Wallace.


Coleshaw PatsyCOLESHAW, Patsy Lois (nee Lovelace)  - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, after a courageous battle on Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 at 80 years of age.

Beloved wife of William for 60 years.

Loving mother of Rosie Arthurs and her husband Mike, Angie Brohm and her husband Ken, and Lana Croxford and her husband Mark.

Loving grandmother of Mandy (Mike), Brad (Jess), Bryan (Jennifer), Alison (Lee) and Brock (Kerri), and G.G. of Molly, Chloe, Hayley, Cameron, Everett and Phoenix. Survived by her brother Garry.

Predeceased by brothers and sisters DeVere, Jack, Sylvia and Val. Patsy will be fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.


ROBINSON, David Russell  - At Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Tuesday, August 15th, 2017.

David, in his 53rd year.

Beloved son of Jean and the late Russell.


LINK, Debra  - Peacefully, at the Caressant Care Nursing Home in Lindsay on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at age 63.

Beloved daughter of the late George and Olive Link, and stepdaughter of the late Sara Noseworthy.


Crouse GretaCROUSE, Greta  - Passed away peacefully at Hillsdale Estates on Monday August 14, 2017 at the age of 103.

Beloved wife of the late Jay Crouse.

Loving mother of Richard and his wife Carolyn.

Cherished grandmother of Steve (Karen), Randy (Maureen), Scott (Rachelle) and great grandmother of Jackie, Katey, Ben, Natalie, Danielle, Jason and Jacob.

Greta was an avid Oshawa General’s fan and had seasontickets for over 40 years.


Soper DavidSOPER, David “Randy”  - Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family & friends on Monday August 14th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 66.

Loving father of Ron and his wife Sarah, and Nick.

Proud grandfather of Caleb, Noah, Leland, Cynthia, and Selina.

Dear brother of Judy (Dave Metcalf).

Caring partner of Christine.

Randy will be greatly missed by his long-time friend Bryon, his family, extended family, many friends and colleagues.


Jackett MavisJACKETT, Mavis Lynn (Strong) Jackett  - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday August 14th, 2017

Wife of the late Earl Strong.

Dear mother of Sherry (Glen) Swain, Jim (Angie) Strong, Sharon (Warren) Louey, Jeff (Rene) Strong, Paul Strong and Earl (Janice) Strong.

She will be lovingly remembered by her many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Dear friend & companion of Bill Britton.


Dunn CliffordDUNN, Clifford Dunn  - 1934 - 2017

It is with great sadness that the family of Clifford Henry Joseph Lucien Dunn announces his passing on August 14, 2017, at the age of 82 after a brief but courageous battle with cancer.

Surrounded by his family, Clifford was welcomed Home through Heaven's Gates to be with the Lord.

He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 19 years Leona (McNamara) and his three children Nancy (Dave) Comeau, Julie (Bryan) Sehl,