Durham

 

Walton TimothyWALTON, Timothy Patrick  - Age 65, passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Hospital-Oshawa on the morning of Thursday April 6, 2017 after a lengthy illness.

He is survived by his wife Nancy (MacFayden) of 41 years.

His three children Jennifer, Mathew (Jillian) and Randall his grandson Zachary and brothers Daniel and Leonard.

He is predeceased by his parents Albert Joshua and Helen Marie (Cowan).

Loving brother-in-law to Wendy (Arthur), Christine (Brian) and Matthew (Laurie).

 

HUNTER, Marion Elizabeth - at Village of Riverside Glen, Guelph, Ontario on Thursday, April 6, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Harold Hunter.

Loved mother of Rick (Mary) Halligan of Beaverton and the late Kim Halligan.

 

HAMRE, Diane Shirley (nee: Markle)  - passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on April 6th 2017 in her 78th year.

Former mayor of Clarington for 9 years, regional councilor for 11 years, and the first coordinator for Community Care, in the former town of Newcastle.

 

McGUIRE, Peter  - On April 6, 2017, Peter, loving son of the late Francis Patrick "Mickey" and Bernadette Mary McGuire.

Beloved twin brother of Susan Ann (Jim), John (Maureen), Mary-Frances (Stephen), Michael (Pat) and Maureen (Bernie). Dear nephew of the late Stella Mary McGuire.

 

JOHNSTON, Bryan   - It is with overwhelming sadness that we announce the passing of Bryan Johnston of Oshawa, on Thursday, April 6th, 2017 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa, at age 48.

Bryan Johnston, beloved son of Neill (deceased) and Jessie Johnston of Port Perry.

 

DUPELYCH, Sofia -  Passed away peacefully at Streamway Villa in Cobourg on Wednesday April 5, 2017 at the age of 91.

Beloved wife of the late Wasyl "Bill" Kobewka.

Loving mother of Annie Andress, and Mike Kobewka.

 

McKay RuthMcKAY, Ruth Marie  – Suddenly on April 5th, 2017 surrounded by her family at Lakeridge Health, Ajax-Pickering at the age of 87.

Beloved wife of 61 years to Robert (Bob).

Loving mother of Cindy (Stan Bell) of Windsor, Nova Scotia, Andrea (Zenon Pasternak) of Ajax, Ontario and Bruce (Allison) of Whitby, Ontario.

Cherished Nana to Michael, Meaghan, Kyle, Kelsey, Avery, Fiona and Colin.

 

Mackie RuthMACKIE, Ruth Marie (nee Johnson) - Passed away peacefully into the presence of her Lord and Saviour at Bethany Lodge, Markham on Wednesday April 5, 2017 at the age of 84.

Dearly loved and devoted wife of the late Jack B. Mackie (2013) for over 59 years.

Much loved mother of John and his wife Heather of London, Scott and his wife Lucy of Milford MI, Brent and his wife Alison of Pontypool and Pam (late Brian) Ronson and fiancé Kevin May of Ajax.

Cherished grandmother of Melissa, Mark, Benjamin, Kelly, Christina, Kate, Lauren, Natalie, Graham, Jack, Graydon and Jaclyn.

Sister of late Robert (Elda) Johnson of Orillia.

 

 

Brown RossBROWN, Ross – Peacefully passed away on Wednesday April 5, 2017 surrounded by his family.

Loving father of Marty (Tobin) and Shelley.

Dear Poppa of Taylan (Tim), Mackenzie (Jordan), Chandler, Ashtyn, Rebecca (Kyle) and Courtney.

Great-Poppa of Madeline.

Cherished brother of Olive (Truman), Dorothy (Jim), the late Bernice (the late Fred), Margaret (the late Bill) and Marie.

Ross was predeceased by his first wife Ina (d.1988) and Judith (d.2015).

 

Greenley ShelleyGREENLEY, Shelley  - Passed away with family by her side on Wednesday April 5th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville.

Cherished mother of Mandy (Danny), Jessie (Chris), Lana, Michael, Billy, Cody and Lisa.

Sister to Mark (Kathleen), Joyce and Noreen. Grandmother to Trinity, Miles, Grayson, Niesha, Daniel and Mia.

Aunt to Conner (Kayla), Wesley, Raymond, Ashley, Jenny, Holly, Kelly, Wylder, Dylan and Cassie.

And loved by the countless other children and friends that became family along the way who were not mentioned.

 

HOEKSTRA, Donald ‘Don’  - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 in his 80th year.

Don Hoekstra, beloved husband of Mary.

 

SPEERS, Brenda  - Suddenly after a short illness, on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry, at age 83.

Brenda (nee Bailey) formerly of Shelburne, beloved wife of the late Howard Speers and the late George Weise.

 

CARYI, Audrey L. (nee Scott) - Passed from this life on April 5, 2017 as a consequence of a riding accident, age 67.

Born, Manotick to the late Gordon and Myrtle (Bassett) Scott, Audrey attended Fisher Park High and the Ontario College of Art, Toronto, graduating with distinction.

Met the love of her life, John C. Caryi, and eloped (July, 1970) to the mountain village of Taman, Mexico. Moved to Dartfords rolling hills (Northumberland County) with her horse Dixie Dale and welcomed precious daughter, Tania.

 

Primeau MadelinePRIMEAU, Madeline Leslie  – Unexpectedly at St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, on April 1st 2017 at the age of 65.

Beloved wife of Kevin for 23 years.

Loving mother of Stacey Godin (Ken) and Jeff Parsons. Proud grandmother of Ashley, George and Megan.

Cherished sister of Bonnie Hunter (Barry) and Matthew Gamble (Rita).

Dear niece of Madeline Gamble. Devoted Aunt of Cindy Kennedy and Cameron Martin and great-aunt of Timothy Johnston-Kennedy and Cameron Martin.

 

STEVENS, Leonard Garfield  - (GM Retiree – 35 years of service)

Passed away peacefully at home on April 4, 2017 at the age of 75.

Loving father to his three girls, Jennifer (Stephen), Jeanine (Glen) and Julie (Matt).

 

Bodley MaureenBODLEY, Maureen  - Peacefully at home surrounded by family on Tuesday April 4, 2017 at the age of 71.

Cherished mother of Wayne, Dave, Jenn (Ryan McGarrigle) and Steve.

Loving Grandma to Brendan and Shannon.

She will be sadly missed by her sister Janice (Alan Moss).

Sister-in-law of Heather Sullivan-Bradley.

 

Hexham BessieHEXHAM, Bessie Louise - March 10, 1915 - April 3, 2017

Peacefully at Hillsdale Terraces, Oshawa on Monday, April 3rd, 2017.

My Mom, Bessie Louise Hexham (nee Riley) at 102 years, born March 10th, 1915, the daughter of Thomas Ashael Riley and Elizabeth Mary Pitt.

Wife of the late Lowther Collins Hexham (1988).

Beloved mother of Betty Lynn Martin and Patricia E. Heffering (Gregory).

Grandmother of Cheryl Martin (George), Cathy Stinson (John), Ken Martin, and Tracy Nicoll (Troy). A great grandmother and great great grandmother to many.

 

Lee AgnesLEE, Agnes Isabella “Betty”  - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on April 3rd at the age of 90.

Beloved wife of the late Jack Lee (2012).

Cherished companion of Ken Watson of Brooklin.

Predeceased by her son Donald Harris and her daughter Vivian Aiken.

Loving grandmother of Chad (Kim) and Steven (Christy).

Great grandmother of Josh, Jake and Eleanor.

 

Trowbridge WilsonTROWBRIDGE, Wilson (Roy)  - Passed away at his home on Monday April 3rd, 2017 at the age of 81.

Dearly loved husband of Margaret for nearly 60 years.

Much loved Dad of Brenda Hynes and her husband Rick.

Grandfather of Trina and her husband David.

Great grandfather of Austin and Landon.

 

Puntus WalterPUNTUS, Walter  - February 20, 1923 – April 3, 2017

Passed away peacefully after a brief illness at Sunnycrest Nursing Home on Monday April 3, 2017 at the age of 94.

Beloved husband of Katerina “Kathy”.

Loving father of Val, Tony (Terri), and Al (Mandy).

Dear “Dzed” of grandchildren Tracey, Ethan and Connor.

A very special thank you is extended to the caring and compassionate staff at Sunnycrest, who loved and cared for our “dad” during the years that he was a part of their family, as well as ours.

 

MOOTE, Barbara  -Peacefully, with her family by her side on Monday, April 3, 2017, at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry, at age 88.

Barbara (nee Johnston), loving wife of Norman for almost 59 years.

Much loved mother of Debbie Kalogris (Jim), Gerry (Sharon), David (Denise), and Steven (Karen).

 

Whitnall AileenWHITNALL, Aileen - 5/29/1924 - 4/3/2017

Peacefully at Toronto East General Hospital on Monday April 3rd, 2017 in her 93rd year.

Aileen, beloved wife of the late Bill.

Loving mother of Sue (Mike O’Leary), Anne (Thomas Fairfull), David (Norma) and Jane.

Dear grandmother of 4 and great-grandmother of 5.

 

Carmichael RonaldCARMICHAEL, Ronald Douglas  - August 4, 1947 - April 3, 2017

Passed away at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday, April 3rd, 2017, at the age of 69.

Dear son of the late Douglas and Norma Carmichael. Loving father to Terry Carmichael.

Survived by his siblings Barry Carmichael (Carla) and Gwen Tullock (Tom).

Predeceased by his brother Norman Carmichael.

Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews.

 

Dennis MaxwellDENNIS, Maxwell "Max"  - Peacefully with family by his side passed away on Monday April 3, 2017 at the age of 67.

Predeceased by his parents Marjorie and George.

Devoted husband to his wife Waneta.

Cherished father to Amanda and her husband Jan and Adam and his wife Melanie. Adored Poppy to Paige, Brody, Gillian, and Rosalie.

Dear brother to Tom (Frances) and Sherri-Lynn (Lucy).

Loving brother in law to Norma (Ray), Gale (Brian) and Sherry (Brian), son in law to Alex (Gertie) and the late Verna.

 

Cleator JohnCLEATOR, John Joseph  - 10/19/1947 - 4/3/2017

Passed away with family by his side at North York General Hospital on Monday, April 3, 2017.

 

Dunstan JenniferDUNSTAN, Jennifer Robin  - (1974 - 2017) - With strength and dignity, passed away peacefully at home after a courageous three-year battle with cancer.

Beloved daughter, sister, sister-in-law, aunt and friend.

Her family wishes to thank the staff of the Durham Regional Cancer Centre for their wonderful care.