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Legacy RitaLEGACY, Rita Mary Emma  - (Long time member of Church of Saint Gregory the Great, retired 29 year employee of Bank of Montreal)

After a courageous battle with cancer on Monday, May 29, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Rita, in her 83rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Omer for 60 years.

Devoted mother of Kevin and his wife Sandra Legacy and Kelly and her husband Ken Lynch of Oshawa.

Cherished grandma to Alissa and Hannah Legacy, Alex, Steven and Jennifer Lynch.

Dear sister of Alice Parent, Shirley Roy and the late Marjorie Ibbitson and Norman Melanson.

 

ROBITAILLE, Therese Margaret-Anne - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by the love of her family, on May 29, at the age of 47.

Beloved daughter of Claude and Margaret.

Loving mother of Matthew(Christine) and Megan.

 

Hutcheon HarryHUTCHEON, Harry George  - Retired Duplate PPG employee for 42 years

Passed away peacefully with his family by his side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 88.

Beloved husband for 68 year to Jean (nee Millar). Devoted father of Linda (Gary Monery), Anne (Shawn Dougherty), David (Laura), and Laura (John Fraser).

Cherished grandfather of Donald (Betsy), Jennifer (Andrew), Meagan (John), David (Meghan), Patrick, Helen (Patrick), Emily (Sinead), Harrison, Irene, Katie (Kyu), Kelsey (Chris), Madison, and the late Mitchell. and great grandchildren Tyler, Brandon, Joshua, Makayla, Austin, Dillon, Mackenzie, Sam, and Ana, and great great-grandson Joseph.

 

Rorabeck WilliamRORABECK,  William Albert  - (WWII Veteran, resident of Hillsdale Estates for 5 years)

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday, May 29, 2017 at age 91.

Bill, beloved husband of the late Delores Rorabeck.

Loving father of Tom (Cathy), Jeff (Irene) and Peter (Loretta).

Proud grandpa of Jill, Jay, Lisa (Jamie), Ryan (Tarlan), Jessika (Kyle), Jason (Lindsay), Lee Ann, Taylor and great grandpa of Carter, Kaitlyn, Khloe, Liam, Mascha and Dallas.

Dear brother of Bob (Margaret) and the late Morley and Don.

 

Gardiner TomGARDINER, Tom - We sadly announce the sudden passing Tom on the evening of Monday, May 29, 2017.

Loving husband for 37 years of Darlene.

Beloved dad of Ryan (Jeni), Josh (Megan), Alicia and the late Brittney. Cherished papa of Nixon and Nash.

Beloved son of Rhonda and the late Patrick. Dear brother of Mary (Dennis), Harry (Redeet), Patti (Chris) and Richard (Rebecca).

Tom will be fondly remembered by his furry companion Bella and by his many family and friends.

 

Doorenspleet DaveDOORENSPLEET, Dave   - It is with great sadness we announce Dave’s passing on Monday May 29, 2017, age 56 years.

Husband of Lisa (nee Buma).

Dear father of Jolene, Julia, Gerrit & Owen. Brother of Andy (Joan), Rose (Lloyd) De Vries and Chris (Debbi).

Son of Stoffel and the late Antje. Son- in- law Toni (the late Bill) Buma. Brother-in-law to Ann (Eric) De Vos, Simon (Patty) Buma and John Buma.

He will be sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews and cousins.

 

WINTERS, Ross “Rossco” - Passed away unexpectedly on Monday, May 29th, 2017 at his home.

Survived by his loving wife Sonia. Proud father of Shane.

Dear brother of Carrie and Grace. He will be lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends.

 

SHAVER, Margaret Jane (nee McCarrell)  - Of Port Perry, was born on February 5, 1930 in Lindsay, Ontario. Margaret passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Monday, May 29, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry at the age of 87.

She was the dear mother of Garry Rae and the grandmother of Crystal Gorman (Keith), Lisa Rae (Jason Burn) and great grandmother of Lily, Emma, Barter and Lincoln of Kirkland Lake, Ontario.

 

Guindon MadilynGUINDON, Madilyn Anne  - With profound sadness we announce the sudden passing of our princess Maddy on May 29th, 2017 at the age of 2 years.

She will forever be in the hearts of her parents Justin and Kristin (Waller), her big sister and best friend Mya, her Papa (Perry) and Grandma (Diane) Guindon of Cornwall, her Poppa (Bob) and Grandma (Donna) Waller of Port Perry, and all of her extended family – Uncle Rob, Aunt Alisha, Brody, Natalie, Uncle Mike, Aunt Bailey, Uncle Nathan, Aunt Kayla, Uncle Zach, Aunt Farrah, and Kayle.

 

Dean BettyDEAN, Betty Eileen (nee Clayton)  - September 20, 1933 - May 29, 2017

Victoria Manor, Lindsay, Ont.

Betty was born in Toronto to the late Robert and Eileen Clayton.

She came home to a big brother, the late Bob Clayton.

Betty loved and adored her brother and family dearly.

She loved to tell stories about their family history.

 

Gundy JamesGUNDY, James (Jamie)  - Peacefully passed away in his sleep Monday May 29th 2017.

Born December 10th 1947 in Toronto.

Proud and loving husband to Debbie and Father to Allister.

Cherished son of the late Tony and Charles Gundy. He will be missed by his Brothers Michael (Shauna), Charlie (Mary Ann), John (Janice) and Daniel. His sisters Mary, Thuy, Mai and Thanh (Mike).

As well as his St. D's family and the thousands of people he touched throughout his life.

 

BOLOTENKO, Michael  -  We Celebrate the Life of Michail Bolotenko

March 14, 1953 – May 29, 2017

Michail (Mike, Mikey, Mish, Mishi) Bolotenko after a long and courageous battle with sarcoma cancer passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Hospital at the age of 64.

 

Polishuk ElvaPOLISHUK, Elva June (nee Russell) -

It is with profound sadness the family of June Polishuk announces her passing on Monday, May 29, 2017, surrounded by family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, after unexpected complications.

A Celebration of June's Life will take place at a future date.

 

Conneely ColmCONNEELY, Colm Martin –  Unexpectedly on May 19th 2017 in his 59th year.

Beloved son of Colman and the late Rose Conneely.

Loving brother of Bridget and Joseph (Lesia).

 

Watson NoreenWATSON, Noreen  - Heaven has gained a fighter, Noreen went to be with her brother Barry and sister Geraldine on Sunday, May 28, 2017 in her 86th year.

Noreen, beloved wife of Robert, passed just three days shy of their 65th wedding anniversary.

Loving mother of Deborah Glover (Ralph) and Robert (Barbara).

Proud grandma of Krista (Angelo), Danielle (Dave), Philip (Maggie), Brandon (Aileen), Shane, Sarah and great grandma of Logan, Brie, Liam, Mae and Ellie.

Noreen will be lovingly remembered by her family's lifetime friend Lynley Jennings.

 

Bilby RobertaBILBY, Roberta Gass  - Peacefully at her home in Oshawa, ON, on Sunday May 28, 2017, in her 98th year.

Daughter of the late Sarah (nee Gass) and James Roy.

Loved mother of Bill (Connie), Donna (Doug), Bob (Kathy), Robin (John) and Tom (Laurie).

Cherished grandmother to Barbara Anne, Terry, Ron, Leanne, Eugene, Chad, Amanda, Kelly, Michael, Tera, Carly, Amy, Emma, Logan, Danae, Amanda and Shawn.

 

Polgar ZoltanPOLGAR, Zoltan - Suddenly at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Sunday May 28th, 2017 at the age of 48.

Beloved son of Rozalia and the late Antol.

Will be lovingly remembered by Iuliana, Bianca, Sebastian, his friends, family, colleagues, and all that had the pleasure of knowing him.

 

Jansma BaukjeJANSMA, Baukje "Betty" - Peacefully went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Sunday, May 28, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Sievert Jansma.

She will be missed by her children: Leo & Maureen, Ken & Sue, Linda & Mark, Dave & Angela; grandchildren Lila & Marcus, Luke & Lara, Stefanie & Stefano, Rebecca & Josh, Matthew, Spencer & Lena, Ethan, Morgan, and Baukje.

She was so proud of her beautiful great grandchildren Alistair, Dillon, Avery, and Ben.

 

Pougue Rev BarryPOGUE, The Reverend Barry Russel - (Teacher at Durham College for 24 years; ordained Minister with the United Church of Canada)

Suddenly, on Sunday, May 28, 2017 Barry, in his 87th year.

Beloved husband of Helen and of the late Margaret.

Loving father of Larry and his wife Louise of Stouffville, the late Janice Pogue and husband David White of Hamilton, Glen and his wife Debbie of Whitby, and Brian and his wife Jane Henry of Hanover, NH. Dearly remembered by his 9 grandchildren.

Brother of Clarence Pogue of Winnipeg and the late Beverley Brittain of Richmond, BC. Fondly remembered by his extended family and friends.

 

LINDSAY, Marilyn  - Passed away suddenly at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday, May 28th, 2017 in her 80th year, surrounded by her family.

Beloved partner to Brian Perks. Cherished mother to Kathy Moran (Tom), Greg (Diana), and Brad (Lisa).

 

Howarth LarryHOWARTH, Larry – Suddenly on Sunday May 28, 2017 at Scarborough General Hospital, Larry passed away with Rena at his side at the age of 72.

Loving husband of Rena of 23 years.

Lovingly remembered by his brother Clyde, and by his nephews Mark, David and Paul and their families.

A retired employee of the Toronto Star, Larry loved his job in composing and training administration. Larry was an avid outdoorsman and he enjoyed his time at the camp with the guys.

Larry always maintained an impeccable appearance; every detail about Larry was meticulous, especially his cars.

 

Lawrence RonaldLAWRENCE, Ronald G. - Passed away on Saturday May 27, 2017 at the age of 73.

Predeceased by his first wife Dona Lawrence nee: Grant.

Loving husband to Donna Lawrence nee: Johnston.

Beloved Father to David Lawrence.

Devoted step father to Paul McCrossan (Irina), Jennifer Collette (Jason), and Heather Hickey (Christopher).

 

Ifurung EduardoIFURUNG, Eduardo R.  - February 10, 1954 - May 27, 2017

Passed away suddenly in his home on Saturday, May 27th, 2017.

Beloved husband of Carolina for 38 years.

Loving father of Elaine (Brian) and Amy.

Cherished Lolo of Alijah, Isla, Jackson, Byron, Brooke-Lynn and Brilee.

Dear brother of Alfredo (Fely), the late Romeo (Fema), Thelma (late Mike), Evelyn (Lito), Oscar (Barb), Edna (Junior) and Cesar.

Predeceased by his parents Francisco and Emilia.

 

Martin JamesMARTIN, James (Jim) Dennis  - Passed away peacefully at his home in the loving care of his wife Brenda Rousseau and their daughter Katherine Martin (Nathan Penney).

Jim is survived by his siblings Paul, David (Leticia), Robert, Donna, sisters-in-law Marie Sidor (Kim), Joanne Gamble (Brice) and brother-in-law John Rousseau (Cathy).

Cherished uncle of Samantha Martin, Andrew Martin, Damian Jacobs, Camille Dunn, Luke Jacobs (Allison), Rhea Burns (Matt), Marcel Rousseau, Justin Rousseau, Jordan Rousseau (Stephanie) and Dione Rousseau.

Jim was a long time employee of Whitby Psychiatric Hospital (Whitby Mental Health Centre).

 

Matthews JohnMATTHEWS, John Brant  - (Retired General Motors employee with 43 years of service)

Passed away suddenly at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday, May 27th, 2017.

John Brant Matthews in his 83rd year.

Beloved husband of Doreen (nee: Laughlin).

Loving father of Robert and his wife Barb, and David and his wife Cory. Papa of Russell, Melissa, Sarah, Megan and Katie.

 

JOY, Helen (McPherson)  - Passed away peacefully in her sleep after a brief illness at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday May 27, 2017 at the age of 96.

She was loved by all who knew her.