Durham

 

Froschl MaureenFROSCHL, Maureen “Kathleen” (nee Atkins) - (November 29, 1933 - February 9, 2017) -

Passed away suddenly on February 9, 2017 in Ajax-Pickering Hospital.

Maureen was the beloved wife of Rudy, mother of Susan and sister to Vera and Derek.

As well, Maureen was a very special aunt to Diane, Colleen, Jane, John, Mark and Derek.

Maureen was also a remarkable great aunt to Molly. She will be very sadly missed by all her family and friends. 

 

CAMPBELL, Irene (nee McNaught)  - March 9, 1919 - February 9, 2017

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Thursday February 09, 2017 at the age of 97.

Beloved wife of the late, Densmore Campbell (1991).

 

BENNIE, Rosalind "Lai Yoong" - Peacefully, on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay, at age 93.

Rosalind Bennie, beloved wife of Ian Bennie of Cannington.

 

Bassingthwaite AudreyBASSINGTHWAITE, Audrey Marion (nee Clarkson)  - (November 23, 1924 - February 8, 2017) -

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Audrey on February 8, 2017.

Loving wife for 69 years to Earl. 

Beloved mother of Mark (Janet), Wendy and Karen.  Loving grandmother to Jeff (Danie) and Brad, great grandmother to Jasmine, Jordan and Justin. 

 

Mohun FrankMOHUN, Frank Rupert - Passed away at the age of 84 on Wednesday, February 8th, 2017.

He was the beloved husband of the late Marielle Mohun, for 25 years.

Frank was born in Bowmanville, and was the adopted son of John & Undine Mohun.

Frank was previously married to the late Shirely Hall, mother of Bill (Mahesh), Leslie (Floyd Wood) and Scott (Chantelle). He was previously married to Rhoda Will. 

Grandfather of Tammy, Tegan, Jenna, Robyn, Kayce and Siera. Stepfather of Susan (deceased), Mariette (John Foxcroft), Anne (Larry Drake, deceased), Michael (Helen Bahor) and Andrew (Mary Bahor).

 

Smedley IrisSMEDLEY, Iris Mary (nee Bradford)  -It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, Iris, on February 8, 2017 at age 96.

Predeceased by her devoted husband Edmund of 59 years and her family, Jean, Alan, Audrey and Moira.

Survived by John. Dear Mother of Michael (Jane), Rosemary, Stephen (Teresa) and Tom (Tammy).

Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Grant (Janine), Allison (Samir), Daniel (Jenn), Olivia (Viktor), Samantha and Matthew.

Great-grandmother to Owen, Jackson, Zain, Layla and Alexander. She will also be greatly missed by her nephew, Nick Phillips and her many friends.

 

GUYTON, Winnifred  - Peacefully, on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at the Bon Air Nursing Home in Cannington, at age 85.

Winnifred Guyton (nee Mercer), beloved wife of the late Kenneth Guyton of Cannington.

 

Wass DorothyWASS, Sylvia 'Dorothy' Noreen (Otto) - Entered into rest at Harmony Hills Retirement Home, Oshawa on Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 in her 92nd year.

Dorothy Otto was the beloved wife of the late Herbert Wass.

Loving mother of John (Elizabeth), Bob, Connie (Peter) Lauder, Susan Terreberry (Don), Peter (Maureen), Vicki. Cherished by her 11 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

Dear sister of Fred Otto (Della), Barbara Pinkey (Jim) also sister in law Shirley Otto, Beverley Otto, Cathy Otto, John Cochrane. 

Predeceased by sisters Donna Merritt, Marie Otto, Jeannette Cochrane, brothers Robert, David, Donald Otto and brother in law Don Merritt, son in law Peter Lauder.

 

ROSE, Theresa Anne (neé Levick)  -  February 23, 1951 - February 8, 2017

Passed away at the Lakeridge Health – Oshawa on Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 at the age of 65 years.

Predeceased by her beloved parents Edward and Irene; her sister Carolynne Levick and brother Norman.

Theresa is survived by her loving Son Adam and Daughter Melissa; grand-daughter Brianna.

 

Daniels HelenaDANIELS, Helena Dorothea Daniels  - 10/2/1929 - 2/8/2017

Passed away on Wednesday February 8, 2017.

Dear sister of Peter (Meryl), Charles (Althea), Ann, Sarah and sister-in-law Eris.

Lovingly remembered by her nieces, nephews, family and friends in Canada and South Africa.

 

Wills SoniaWILLS, Sonia Evelyn  - (December 24, 1942 - February 7, 2017) -

Our beautiful, beloved mother and grandmother Sonia, 74, passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, with her children by her side, only weeks after learning that an aggressively moving cancer had shown up on her doorstep.

Sonia was predeceased by her loving, protective husband and best friend of 52 years, Warren, who left us just one short year ago.

Sonia's pride and joy every day of her life was her family.

She was a devoted mother to Derek of Amherstview and Leslee (Paul) of Little Britain, and the most loving and proud Gramma to her beauties Emalee and Madelyn, whom she loved and adored more than life itself.

 

Araujo ElizabethARAUJO, Elizabeth “Liz” Marie  - (24 year member of the County Town Singers, member of the Durham Philharmonic Choir)

Passed away in the presence of her loving family at the age of 51 years.

Cherished daughter of Doris and Tony.

Dear sister of Dave (Karen), James (Deanna) and Dan (Jody). Loving aunt of Nicholas, Jordan, Justin, Steven, Christian, Megan and Gabrielle. Liz will be fondly remembered by her family and many friends.

 

Fleming GordonFLEMING, Gordon George - (Served in WWII Royal Canadian Navy, Retired 42 year employee of Canadian Pacific)

Peacefully with family by his side on Tuesday February 7, 2017 at the age of 93.

Beloved husband of Doris for 72 years.

Loving father of Grant Fleming (late Rose Anne) and Janice Waterman (Bart).

Devoted Gramps to Scott Fleming (Stephanie), late Brent Waterman (Daylia Persaud), Julie Anne MacKenzie (Jeff), Michael Waterman and Great Gramps to Eleanor, Ryleigh, Jackson, Morgan, Anna and Ellie.

 

Williams MargaretWILLIAMS, Margaret Davina (nee Lewis) - Passed away peacefully on February 7th, 2017 in Brampton Ontario at the age of 81.

Loving mother to Fred, Allan and Lisa (Ravi).

Very special Nan to Kane, Eden (Brad), Corey and Jordan. Sister to Glynis, Sandra and Dale.

Predeceased by Dennis Williams and brothers Freddie and Gary.

 

WRIGHT, Ross – (1922 – 2017) - W.W.II Veteran. Passed away on Tuesday, February 7, 2017.

Predeceased by his wife “Peggy”.

Survived by his children; Tom, Joy, Nancy (Lloyd), Robin (Alan), grandchildren; Colin, Scott, Shealyn and his great-grandchildren; Megan Bryson and Jaxon.

Predeceased by his brothers Dick, Don and sisters Doris, Racheal, Doreen and Joan.

 

Taborski AndrewTABORSKI, Andrew “Andy” Stan  - July 26, 1957 – February 7, 2017

It is with great sadness we announce the unexpected passing of Andrew Stan Taborski on February 7th, 2017 at the age of 59.

Beloved by his father Ted and his late mother Lucy.

Dear brother of Jim (Helen) and sister Renata (Peter).

Loving father of Luke, Jolene, and Tim (Selena).

Adored Jaju of Griffin, Lola, Marshall, and Veanna.

 

Makitra IhorMAKITRA, Ehor – GM Retiree

Passed away suddenly at home, on February 6, 2017 at the age of 66.

Beloved son of Maria Makitra and the late Osyp (Joe) Makitra.

Cherieshed brother of Oleh Makitra.

Proud uncle to Michelle Robb (Murray).

Great uncle to Abigail.

Ehor will be greatly missed by all of his extended family and friends.

 

Marquis GordonMARQUIS, Gordon - Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle on February 6, 2017.

Beloved husband of the late Patti (2003).

Loving father of Amy, Tim, Julie and Ben.

Cherished Papa of Hailey and Abigail.

Loving brother of Judy, Hugh (Jan) and Paul.

Dear uncle of Rob(Deb) & Dylan and great uncle of Olivia & Adeline.

A private family service will be held separately.

 

Timms EricTIMMS, Eric  - (British Royal Navy Veteran WWII)

Peacefully, on Monday, February 6, 2017 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry, at age 92.

Eric Timms of Port Perry, dearly loved husband of the late Lilian (nee Mellor).

Cherished father of Rita and her husband Don Matthews of Calgary, Stephen Timms and his wife Grace of Toronto, and Susan and her husband Myles O’Riordan of Port Perry.

Loving grandfather of Geoff, Colin, Rory, Eric, and great grandfather to Colin’s son Eli.

Predeceased by his brothers Clifford Timms and his wife Jess, Ernest Timms and his wife Hersel, and his sister Jenny and her husband Fred Patman.

 

WEST, Carolyn  - Peacefully, on Tuesday, February 7, 2017, at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry, at age 74.

Carolyn (nee Wragg) beloved wife of Gerald “Jerry” West of Port Perry.

 

FREEMAN, George Freeman  - Peacefully, on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at Port Perry Place, at age 85.

George Freeman of Scugog Island, beloved husband of the late Ethel (nee Day) and survived by Brenda Freeman.

 

Omelko AliceOMELKO, Alice - Passed away suddenly, yet peacefully at home with her family on February 6, 2017.

Loving wife of John.

Devoted mother of Melissa and Steven.

Alice will be remembered by her brother Bob Konashewych and his family.

 

Gravelle MargaretGRAVELLE, Margaret Loreen Mable “Pidge” (nee Brown) - (August 1, 1926 - February 6, 2017) - 

Passed away peacefully of cancer on Monday, February 6th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 90.

Loreen, beloved wife of the late Frank Gravelle was born on August 1st, 1926 to Ruby (Drinkle) and Edward Brown. She was their last surviving child.

Dearly loved by her children William Gravelle (Darlene), Pamela Warrilow (Paul) and Andrea Brison (Jacques).

 

Tarkanyi SandorTARKANYI, Sandor - Tragically passed away on Monday February 6th, 2017 as the result of a motor vehicle accident, at the age of 64.

Beloved Husband of Szilvia. Loving father of Anita ( Gianluca), Nikolett, Monica, and Attila (Monika).

Cherished Grandpa of Rebecca, Mialaura, Rocco, Alexandra, and Attila.

Will be lovingly remembered by his sisters Muci, and Edit.

Predeceased by his parents Sandor and Etelka.

Sandor will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews, friends, and family in both Canada, and abroad.

 

Unhola CharlesUNHOLA, Charles  - April 20th, 1950 - February 5th, 2017

After a dual battle with cancer and diabetes, on Sunday, February 5th, 2017.

Beloved husband of Pamela (nee Viel).

Dear father of Gregory (Heather) and Elizabeth (Jayson Pohl).

Devoted Papa to Gavynn, Cassidy, Taryn and predeceased by grandson Lincoln.

Cremation has taken place.

 

Kahler GeorginaKAHLER, Georgina “Jo”  - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health – Oshawa Sunday, February 5th, 2017 at the age of 90.

Beloved wife of the late Raymond Kahler for 68 years.

Cherished mother of Sandra Vance (Ron), Lorne Kahler (Theona), Glenn Kahler (Susan) and the late Donna Beattie.

Mother-in-law of Steve Beattie.

Loving Gram of 9 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.