MURRELL, Doreen Mary - Quietly at Centenary Hospital on Monday, March 13, 2017 in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of the late Robert J. Murrell.

Loving Mum of Jan and Lynn (late Garrett). Proud Grandma of Darcy, Simon, Mitchell and Madeline.


Williams LoranWILLIAMS, Loran Leroy – (May 22, 1941 - March 13, 2017) -

Peacefully at St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, ON, on Monday March 13, 2017, in his 76th year.

Beloved husband of Veron (nee Callow). Loved father of Andrew and Nathan.

Son of the late Louise and Daniel Williams.

Fondly remembered by his siblings Ronald (Vivette), Bertram, Robert (Ruth), Yvonne (Emmanuel Tabone), Beverly (Karl Rhodd), Pamela (BrianThompson), and predeceased by Katherine Mullings and Vernice Mills.


MAJORAN, Norman  - On Monday March 13th, 2017 passed away peacefully at Hilltop Retirement Home in Richmond Hill, at the age of 86.

Norm was the loving husband of 65 years to Jeanette and dear father to Kathy Black, Karen Francis (Mike), and Steve Majoran (Beth) and he was predeceased by his son in law Dan Black and daughter in law Joni Majoran.


KIMMEL, Anne-Marie (nee DeJong)  - (March 2, 1937 - March 13, 2017) - 

"Scatter my ashes over the Serengeti." That was the last wish of Anne-Marie Kimmel, who passed quietly Monday morning with daughters, Marcella and Denise by her side. 

Fighting a tough battle with cancer, Anne-Marie faced it with her usual stoic strength. Intensely private, she retained her sharp wit and humour until the end.


Ayre JamesAYRE, James  - Peacefully with his family by his side on Monday, March 13, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa in his 84th year.

Beloved husband of Patricia Ayre for 62 years.

Loving father of David and his wife Katie and Heather (Rick). 

Proud Papa of Daniel (Holly), Chris (Tabatha), Victoria, Kathryn and Laura.

Predeceased by his parents Doris and Arthur Ayre and his siblings Barbara (survived by Tom) and Art (survived by Bonnie).


GETTINBY, Evelyn Mae - At Lakeridge Health, Port Perry, on Sunday March 12, 2017. Evelyn (Inglis) Gettinby of Port Perry and formerly of Uxbridge and Cambray,

Beloved wife of Robert John Gettinby. Dear mother of Thom (Carol) of Little Britain.

Sister of late Ken (Freda) Inglis of Arnprior. Aunt of Ewan Inglis and David (Janet) Inglis.


Schmidt JohnSCHMIDT, John - (November 9, 1927 – March 12, 2017) - 

Passed peacefully on March 12, 2017 in his ninetieth year after a lengthy battle with cancer.

Devoted husband of the late Anna Schmidt.

Loving father of John, Fred and Rich Schmidt and father-in-law of Nancy, Susan, and Sherry Schmidt.

Beloved Opa to his grandchildren Elyse, David, Erika, Kristina, Grace and Noelle.

John was born in the village of Ronok, Hungary. As a teenager, he was conscripted and fought in World War II, where he was wounded and spent time in a POW camp.


Gross MarilynneGROSS, Marilynne Elizabeth  - (March 15, 1937 - March 12, 2017) 

After nearly 80 years of feisty living, Marilynne passed peacefully at Ajax-Pickering Hospital after a long battle with COPD and back pain.

A tiny but feisty little lady who would stop at nothing to take care of her family, “Mar” was a practicing nurse for over 18 years, and the go-to nurse for everyone she knew until she left our world.

She is survived by her husband (Paul) of 24 years, her sister Virginia, her daughters, Sandy, Susie (Richard), and Shanon, her stepchildren, Doug (Gail) and Paula, 13 grandchildren, her niece Chrissy (Greg), nephew Terry, and her beloved morkie, Molly.


Bennett EdwardBENNETT, Edward (Ted) Henry Bennett  - Passed away peacefully on March 12, 2017 with his nephew at his side at the age of 81.

Ed was the loving brother to Marion Johnson, (Bennett), and special Uncle to David Johnson and Barbara Chapman, and Great Uncle to Ryan, Shannon and Jessica.

He will be missed by nieces, nephews, children and grandchildren of his predeceased wife Mary Mitchell-Bennett.

At his request, Ed will be interred later in the year with his wife Mary in Wingham, Ontario.

Loved by many, Ed will always be remembered by those closest to him as a mischievous sole who loved to tease and laugh and make others laugh with him.  


MACKIE, Margaret - Peacefully, on Sunday, March 12, 2017, at the West Shore Village in Port Perry, at age 89.

Margaret (nee McDougall), beloved wife of the late Joseph Mackie.

Loving mother of Johnstone Mackie and his wife Susan and the late Iain Mackie and the late Richard Mackie.


Fujimoto YaekoFUJIMOTO, Yaeko (Sally)  - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on March 12, 2017, two weeks shy of her 90th birthday.

She can now again be with her husband, George.

Mom will be missed by her three sons, Richard (Rita), David (Diane) and Victor, as well as the Bachan to her grandchildren, Paul (Marna), Michael, Ken and Melissa and great-grandchildren, Kai and Owen.


McMillan JoyceMcMILLAN, Joyce (nee Sandrock)  - Peacefully, surrounded by her family on Saturday, March 11, 2017, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa in her 85th year.

Beloved wife for 65 years of Rev. Garth McMillan; cherished mother of Brian (Marcia), Sandi (Terry Middleton), and Leigh Smith who passed away on October 17, 2014, (Barry Smith).

Proud grandma of Jenn McMillan, Mike McMillan, Christine Pearson (Andrew Pearson) Stacey Horning, Alex Smith (Deanna Smith) and Jessica Smith. Proud great grandma "GG" of Mattigan Amber Leigh Johnston.

Dear sister of Sandy Sandrock (Maureen). Aunt of Todd Sandrock (Sharla), Tara Laderoute, Sean Sandrock, and their families. Daughter of the late Henry & Muryelle Sandrock.


MARTIN, Karola  - Passed away Saturday March 11, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 92.

Devoted wife of the late Charles Martin, loving aunt to Lorraine Marshall, Mark Roesch (Christina), Brian Roesch (Katherine), Peggy Fuller (Brian), great aunt of Christine (Fred), Daniel (Jenny), Alissa, Brendan, Matthew and great great aunt of Dylan and Alexis. 


McLean CatherineMcLEAN, Catherine Veronica "Ronnie" - It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Ronnie, peacefully at Ajax-Pickering Hospital on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the age of 93 years.

Beloved mother of John (Susan), Bill (Diana) and Richard (Deborah). Predeceased by her son Hugh (1995) and daughter in law Cathy (2007).

Nana of 10 grandchildren and Great-Nana to 11. Remembered by her many nieces and nephews.

Ronnie was a longtime resident of Ajax and lived on Maple Street for 68 years.


Naughton JamesNAUGHTON, James Patrick  - Surrounded by loving family, Jim (Seamus) passed away March 11, 2017 after a long struggle with COPD.

He will be greatly missed by his wife of 55 years, Mavis, sons Marcus (Charlotte) and Jason, grandsons Craig, Michael and Patrick, great-grandson James, sister Katie (Joe), brother Mac (Pat) many cousins, nieces, nephews and friends scattered around the world.


Boyer HenryBOYER, Henry W. (Harry)  - WWII Navy Veteran - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 11, 2017, 6 days after his 97th birthday.

Beloved husband of 68 years to Ina and loving father to David, Helen Hall (John) and Kathy Boyer (Adam Nadolski). Grandfather to Jason, Joshua and the late Kevin.

Harry was an avid sports fan and during his many years at Sandy Cove Acres in Innisfil, Harry became an enthusiastic curler and also played slo-pitch baseball.

During his retirement, Harry volunteered for Habitat For Humanity in Barrie and was a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Medal for service to both his country and his community.  


Smith MollySMITH, Molly - (1936 - 2017) - After a valiant 18-month battle against cancer, Molly passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 11, 2017.

She joins Ray, her beloved husband of 55 years, who passed in 2014.

Survived by Lee Ann and Raymond, daughter-in-law Lisa O'Dell and her precious grandchildren Ella and Lyle.

She also leaves her brother Jack, sister-in-law Beverley and many nieces and nephews.


House LarryHOUSE, Lawrence “Larry” - Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his family at home on March 10, 2017 at the age of 73.

Beloved husband of Barbara for over 40 years.

Loved and loving dad of David (Corina), Craig and Bryan and cherished grandpa of Josslyn.

Larry will be sadly missed by his mother Muriel (the late Bill) as well as his brother Bill (Terry). Lovingly remembered by his niece, nephew, extended family and friends.


Rouleau MadeleineROULEAU, Madeleine Teresa (nee Quirk)  - May 12, 1929 – March 10, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved mother, grandma and great grandma Madeleine Teresa Rouleau, at the age of 87 on Friday, March 10, 2017 at the Oshawa Lakeridge Health Hospital.

Much loved wife of the late Roger.

Loving mother of Robert (Gloria) of North Sydney, N.S. and Michael (Arlene).

Proud grandma to Ryan and Kerri (Craig) Wilcox and great grandma to Ruby.

Predeceased by her sisters; Eva, Margaret, Josephine, Gladys, Sue, Agnes, Florence and by brothers; Bill, George, Michael, Gervais, and Alex.


Malloy ScottMALLOY, Scott “Pops”  -  (Toronto Police Services)  - Passed away peacefully on March 10, 2017 with his loving and devoted wife Mary by his side.

Loving and devoted father of James (Taylor)and Ryan (Emma).

Cherished son of Georgina & the late James and son in law of Dona.

Beloved brother of Tom & Elizabeth (Dan) and brother in law of Maureen (Sean).

Dear uncle of Mitchell, Brett, Rylee, Ian, Owen, Austin and Mackenzie.

Scott will forever live in the hearts of Adolfo & Maureen, and all of his family and friends.


MOSES, James Eriol – At Lakeview Manor, Beaverton on Friday March 10, 2017.

Beloved companion of Murielle Hall of St. Catharines.

Dear father of Adeline (late John) Graham of Beaverton and Joe (Melony) of Brechin.


SLUTE, Lloyd - (Member of Mount Zion Masonic Lodge Brooklin) - 

Peacefully, on Friday, March 10, 2017 at Port Perry Place, at age 87. Lloyd Slute of Raglan.

Beloved husband of Eileen (nee Jebson). Loved father of Wayne (Wendy Thomson) of Oshawa, Larry (Michelle) of Oshawa and David (Lee Ann) of Brooklin.


Ramsay GordonRAMSAY, G. Gordon  - (November 8, 1930 - March 10, 2017)

Passed away peacefully on March 10th, 2017 with family at his side.

He will be greatly missed by his children, grandchildren, friends and family.

Dad travelled extensively and made many friends wherever he went. He had a great love for life, including his grandchildren, his sailboat, his many dogs and the Masonic lodge.

Dad was a dedicated Blue Jays fan who followed them with passion.


STORKS, Pauline J. (nee Deline) – (Past Board member of Veridian; past chair of the E.D.A. and MEARI Board; Girl Guides of Canada Commissioner, Longtime member of Newcastle United Church where she taught Sunday School for 50 years. Owner and operator of Pauline’s Specialty Shop for 50 years) –

Passed peacefully on Friday March 10th in Belleville, Ontario in her 93rd year.

A life-long resident of Newcastle, Pauline was the loving wife of the late William John “Bill” Storks. Dear mother of Candace “Candy” and the late William Kim. Sadly missed by her grandchildren Amanda, Justin, Ashleigh, and great-granddaughters Morgan, Scarlett, Emily and great-grandson Hunter.


GRYBAS, Irene  - (January 4, 1931 - March 10, 2017) - 

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Irene Grybas in her sleep at The Village of Taunton Mills, the morning of Friday, March 10th, 2017 at the age of 86 years.

Irene, loving mother of Paul (Monique).


DAMOFF, Pearl (Starchewski) - (March 30, 1918 - March 9, 2017) -

Passed away peacefully in her 99th year on Thursday, March 9th, 2017 at Port Perry Hospital.

Predeceased by her loving husband Chricto Stefo (Chris) Damoff.