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Lane EdwardLANE, Edward George - March 21, 1938 - July 29, 2017 (IBM retiree) P.E.

Ed of Regina, Saskatchewan passed away peacefully with his beloved wife of over 50 years, Irene, and his two daughters by his side in South Muskoka Memorial Hospital.

Loving father of Deanna and Andrea, father-in-law to Kent and Brent.

Proud grandpa of Kayla, Hayden, Lane and Nohle.

Beloved uncle and friend too many.

Ed spent over 25 years of retirement in his favourite place North Bay on Lake Muskoka when he wasn't walking the sand beaches in Florida.

 

McCASKELL, Gladys Muriel (nee Whitfield)  - December 2, 1925 – July 28, 2017 -

At Markham Stouffville Hospital on Friday, July 28, 2017 in her 92nd year.

Predeceased by Don, her loving husband of almost 50 years and her siblings, Cowden, Annie and Helen.

 

Backman FredBACKMAN, Fred Allan   - (Long time employee at Marvin Starr)

Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Saturday, July 22, 2017 in his 90th year.

Predeceased by his wife Jessie and his son Al.

He is survived by his grandson Brett (Kristy), daughter in law Heather and companion Lilly, who kept him healthy and happy.

He will be missed by his many friends at The Court of Pringle Creek and the East York Hockey Association.

 

GIBSON, Muriel  - Peacefully, on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at West Shore Village in Port Perry, at age 99.

Muriel (nee Snooks) of Seagrave, beloved wife of the late Oscar Melvin Gibson.

Loved mother of James Gibson and his wife Judith of Seagrave, Brian Gibson and his wife Darlene of Seagrave, Nancy and her husband Alvin Lehman (deceased) of Claremont and Darlene and her husband Dale Ridge of Bewdley.

 

Grandy RetaGRANDY, Reta Marion  - Passed away at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on Thursday July 27th, 2017 at the age of 77.

Predeceased by her husband Douglas Grandy (1994)

Dear mother of Helen Beenen and her husband Rob of Cannington, Lori Fox and her husband Chris of Port Perry and Doug Grandy and fiancé Julie Blais of Oshawa.

Grandmother Josh, Adam, Jennifer and Sandra. Great grandmother of Nate and Sophie.

Fondly remembered by her brother and sisters as well as their families.

 

MacKenzie HenryMACKENZIE, Harry  - Peacefully at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, July 27, 2017 in his 92nd year.

Beloved husband of Mary for 67 years.

Cherished father of Brian (Karin). Predeceased by his son David.

Proud Grandpa of Melanie (Jason), Leann (Chris), Madison (Wendy) and Kristine (Dave) and Great-Grandpa of Denver, Aspen, Jackson, Hudson and Marley.

 

Johnson BarbaraJOHNSON, Barbara Joan  - April 17, 1936 - July 27, 2017

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, July 27th, 2017 at the age of 81.

Beloved wife of the late Howard.

Dear mother of Michael (Rosemary), Diane Waldriff (Gordon) and Susan Herrington (Jason).

Loving Nana of Christopher (Jessica), Andrew, Nicole, Daniel, Ryan and Erin. Sister of Clifford Coombs (Yvonne), Lillian Polgar and the late Frederick, Arthur, George, Kenneth, Robert and Dorothy.

 

Shaw HanneloreSHAW, Hannelore “Hanna”   - December 5, 1940 – July 27, 2017

Peacefully at home on Thursday, July 27, 2017 in her 77th year, with her family by her side.

Beloved wife of the late Douglas for 55 years.

Loving mother of Steve (Jen), Rick (Gidget) and Mark (Leah).

Proud Grandma of Cheryl (Wayne), Danielle, Amanda (Masi), Tyler, Lauren (Tyler), Troy (Holly), Kelli (Peter), Shannon, Sarah (Marc), Jessica, Alannah (Nick), Robin and Holly and great-grandma of Caden, Amber, Jaxon, Parker, Ryker, Brody and Bryston.

 

Burnett SandyBURNETT, Sandy Lynn - (29 year employee of Patheon)

Peacefully with family by her side at Toronto Western Hospital on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at the age of 61.

Beloved wife of the late Steve.

Loving mother of Stevie Burnett (Graham), Randa Burnett (her grand-cat “Meow Meow”) and Cameron Matthews (Lacey).

Cherished daughter of Marilyn and the late Fred Smith.

Dear grandma of Lily, Aiden, Arlie, Avery and Artie.

Will be sadly missed by her sisters Cheryl Smith (Glen), Diane Arsenault (Roy) and brothers, Rick Smith (Michelle), Fred Smith (Sue).

 

Cooper AudreyCOOPER, Audrey Erline  - Peacefully at her home of 70 years on Somerville Avenue with family by her side on Thursday July 27, 2017 in her 97th year.

Beloved wife of the late Ralph “Butch” Cooper.

Loving mother of Jacquelene McLaughlan (Don), Joan Reardon (Brian), Jane Cooper, Bill Cooper (Donna Menard).

Devoted grandma to Donald, Tanya, Andrew, Stacy, Rebecca, Ashleh and Alyssa and great-grandma to Logan, Bradey, Sydney, Emily, Melissa , Asher, Faith, Brooklyn, Hailey, J.D. and baby on the way.

Sister of Orma, Doug and the late Lorraine.

 

Rienstra JohannaRIENSTRA, Johanna  - April 4, 1943 - July 27, 2017

Passed away peacefully with family by her side at Lakeridge Health – Oshawa on July 27th, 2017 in her 75th year.

Beloved wife of Peter for 55 years.

Loving mother of Theresa Kimmerer (Marty) and Ronald (Kandice).

Cherished Oma of Christian, Allison, Stephen, Jacob and Rachael.

Dear sister of Dick (Jopie), Henk (Ann) and Bill (late Mary).

 

PEARCE, Donald Kenneth 'Don'  - It is with great sadness that the family of Don Pearce announces his passing at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at the age of 77.

Don will forever be remembered in the hearts of his family. Cherished husband of Theresa (nee Kluke).

Beloved father to Donnamarie (Tom), Jeffrey (Rhonda), Robert (Sue) and Maureen (Joe).

Admired proud and loving grandfather to Philip (Liberty), Robbie (Ashley), Victoria, Sarah, Stephanie (Mike), Kimberly (Devyn), Alicia and Maddie. Great-grandfather to Sophie and Ava.

 

Brown GraceBROWN, Grace Middleton (nee Fawcett)  - July 29, 1922 - July 27, 2017

(Founding member of Westminster United Church, longtime member of the UCW, longtime member of the Church Choir)

Peacefully on Thursday, July 27th, 2017 two days before her 95th birthday.

Eldest daughter of Jack Fawcett and Annie Stanley.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Kenneth Stanley Brown.

Survived by her loving children, Chris (Sharon), Dave (Clarene), Tim (Corrie) and Nancy (Marilyn).

 

Melnichuk BillMELNICHUK, 'Bill' William Miron - Peacefully at Providence Care Hospital on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at the age of 78.

Beloved husband of 48 years to Sharon (nee Morley).

Loving father of Kevin (Leanne), Michael (Tiffani). 

Dear grandpa of Blake, Owen, Kylie and Carter.

Brother of Olga Johnson, Jim (Karen) and the late Steven.

Son of the late Miron and Theodosia Melnichuk.

 

Fournier FrankFOURNIER, Frank Patrick  - May 16, 1959 - July 24, 2017

Beloved son of Frank and the late Maureen Fournier.

Frank Jr. will be sadly missed by his sisters Cyndy (late David Lainsbury), Cathy (Wayne Reeves), daughter Aidan and her mother Susan, nephews, extended family, friends, and co-workers in the Community Support Department at St. Michael's Hospital.

 

Slute LucySLUTE, Lucy Eileen - Peacefully, on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa, at age 92.

Eileen (nee Sadler), dearly loved wife of the late Lorne Slute.

Loved mother of Sharane (late Gary Dear), William (Deb), Brian (Deb) and Kenneth (Lorie).

Loving grandmother of Adam, Ian, Jeffrey, Corey, Allison, Gillian, Leedell, Kayla and Meaghan and great grandmother of Kailyn, Kalei, Kallen, Jaxson, Eli, Atticus, Elias, Judith, Finley, Nixon, Aria and Wesley.

Beloved daughter of the late Wesley and Gladys Sadler. Dear sister of the late William Ernest Sadler.

 

Machado NinaMACHADO, Nina May  - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at Lakeridge Health Ajax Pickering on Wednesday July 26th, 2017 at the age of 93 years.

Predeceased by her husband Al, Nina is the loving mother of Audrey (Bob), Tobi (Bayne) and Bill (Nadine).

Predeceased by her son Bob and survived by his wife Wendy.

She will be sadly missed by her many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

Predeceased by siblings Vera, Florence, Gladys, Rosie, Bill and Albert.

Greatly missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Nina was a “wise old owl” with a passion for poetry.

 

MOSELEY, Susan  - Peacefully, after a courageous and gracious battle with glioblastoma, on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at her home in Uxbridge, at age 64.

Susan (nee Wisniewski), beloved wife of David Moseley.

Loving mother of Ethan Moseley and Jessie Davis, Clare Moseley, and Robert Moseley and his wife Leah Moseley.

Daughter of Bernice and the late Mitchell Wisniewski of Roselle, Illinois. Daughter-in-law of Cynthia and the late Tom Moseley of Guelph.

   

Orr PeggyORR, Peggy Florence Linton - Passed away peacefully at Seasons Clarington Retirement Community on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in her 95th year.

Beloved sister of the late Eileen, Maureen, and Richard. Loved aunt of the late Dale and Janine.

Lovingly remembered by Kelly Dutrizac and family, Janet Willemsen and family, and the Dearling family. Dear sister-in-law of Anne Orr.

Peggy worked as a secretary for the Peterborough Examiner for 34 years. During her last nine years at the Examiner, she was the secretary to the publisher.

    

Radovic JosephRADOVIC, JosephIt is with profound sadness we announce the passing of Joseph with family by his side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in his 90th year.

Beloved husband of Mary (nee Tomac) for 59 years. Loving father of Mary-Nancy Radovic and Dennis (Melissa). Proud Papa of Bryson.

Survived by his sister Ann Simcic (late Joseph) from Kitchener and brother Janko (late Ann) of Preloka, Slovenia.

Predeceased by his parents and sister Mary and brother in law George Semjan from Hampton. Will be lovingly remembered by nieces and nephews in Canada, Slovenia, and U.S.A.

 

Simpson HazelSIMPSON, Hazel Isabel - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday July 25th, 2017 at the age of 86.

Dearly loved wife of the late Bill Simpson (2012)

Much loved mother of Wayne Simpson (Deb) of Little Britain, Brenda McGuckin (Brad) of Oshawa and Kim Simpson of Whitby.

Grandmother of Farrah, Krystal, Stevie, Dawn, Melissa and Sara. Great grandmother of 2.

Predeceased by her four brothers.

      

Zakarow MaryZAKAROW, Mary  - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 25th, 2017 at Extendicare Oshawa in her 95th year.

Beloved wife of the late Tony Zakarow.

Loving mother of Joan Zakarow of Saskatoon, Bill Zakarow (Carol), James Zakarow, Robert Zakarow (Johanna), Barbara Zakarow Tompkins, and Marie Zakarow Peters.

Cherished grandmother of Susan, April, Billy Jr., Rusty, Laurie, Bryce, Brooke, Isabelle, Michael, Nadine, Jeannine, David, Denise, and Cindylee Watson (Greg). 

Mary will also be dearly missed by her many great and great-great grandchildren.

 

Huggins WilliamHUGGINS, William Alfred 'Alf'  - (June 28, 1942 - July 25, 2017)

It is with great sadness that the family of William Alfred (Alf) Huggins announces his passing suddenly at home, Tuesday, July 25th, 2017, in his 76th year.

Alf will forever be remembered in the hearts of his family.

Cherished husband of Marguerite (nee Price) for almost 55 years.

Beloved Father to Alfie, Rob (Monica), Ken (Anne), Sandi (Dave) and Suzy (Scott).

Admired, proud and loving Gramps to Xander, Bronwyn, Mitchell, Brock, Zachary, Adam, Caitlin, Bryce, Carter, Brendan, Garrett, Kye (Shannon), Liam and Kiera.

   

Clark GeorgeCLARK, George -After a lengthy illness, peacefully passed away, with his family by his side on Tuesday July 25, 2017 in his 83rd year.

Beloved husband of Beryl for almost 60 years.

Loving father of Vicki (Merv) Bayley and Stephen (Jackie).

Cherished granddad of Emily, William and Thea.

 

Howes DonaldHOWES, Donald Robert 'Don' - (Former 23-year Maintenance Supervisor at Ontario Hydro, avid Blue Jays Fan)

Peacefully in his sleep with his daughter by his side at The Wynfield on Tuesday July 25, 2017. Don was in his 91st year.

Beloved husband of the late Doris.

Loving father of Valerae and her husband Rolph Luck and the late Carol Anne Fyfe. Dear brother of Dorothy Forester (late Ray) and Jim Howes (late Helen).

Will be remembered by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

 

Yurkovich FerdinandYURKOVICH, Ferdinand Joseph - Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side at Lakeridge Health Ajax on Monday, July 24, 2017 at the age of 59 years.

Fred, cherished son of Ferdinand and Erika.

Loving brother of John (Shelley) Yurkovich. Loving uncle of Krystal (Phil), Jessica and Johnna.

Beloved nephew of Alojz (the late Dagmar), Beina (the late Joseph), Pauline (Boris). Predeceased by Uncle Frederick (Aunt Emily) and Uncle John and survived by Aunt Katherine.