Durham

 

McComb LizabethMcCOMB, Lizabeth Sergeant  - After a long, hard-fought struggle with cancer, she passed peacefully at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa on May 27th, 2017.

Loving wife of Wayne.

Mother of Lindsay and Alicia, sister of Moira (Frank) and aunt and friend to many.

A special thanks go to the nurses and staff of Supportive Care Oshawa 4F.

 

Hollinger MaryHOLLINGER, "Betty" Mary  - March 19, 1925 – May 26, 2017

Passed away peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Friday May 26, 2017 in her 93rd year.

Beloved wife of 65 years to the late Cecil Hollinger.

Loving mother of Sandra Duncan (Albert), Susan Elliott (Michael), and Heather Cyr (Terry). Cherished “Gran” to Scott, Kim (Matt), Chris (Teresa), Robyn (Ehren), and Kourtney (Alex).

 

ORANGE, Virginia Elizabeth – Passed away peacefully on Friday May 26, 2017 with her loving family by her side.

Beloved mother of Timothy Parrish, Karen (Paul) Pleshe, and Kevin (Michelle) Parrish.

Cherished Apartment Grandma to Nathan, Kelvin, Benjamin, Justin, Dakota, and Victorianna. Great grandma to Julia. Sister of Thomas Orange.

 

SINTNIKLAAS, 'Alice' Afke (nee Visser)  - Passed away peacefully on Friday, May 26, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 76.

Beloved wife for 43 years to Harry.

Cherished mother of Colin (Debbie), Dwayne, and Glenn (Lisa).

 

Keeling AltaKEELING, Alta Doreen (Tudie) - Peacefully passed away at the Ajax-Pickering Hospital on Friday May 26, 2017 in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of the late Kenneth.

Loving mother of Caroline (Larry) and Elaine. Dear Nana of Heather and Graham.

Sadly missed by her siblings Mae (Roy) and Merritt. Predeceased by her brother Neil and sister Marie.

 

Baird ThamasBAIRD, Thomas “Bruce” - (November 16, 1923 - May 26, 2017) - 

Passed away on Friday, May 26, 2017 at Fairview Lodge in his 94th year.

Beloved husband of Rita for 71 years.

Devoted father of Bruce, Doug and Lorraine (Mike).

Cherished grandfather of Shane, Craig, Marnie, Andrea, Kristin, Scott, and Kent and great-grandfather of twelve.

Bruce served with the RCAF for two years as a Flight Sgt. on a Lancaster bomber.

He flew missions from England over occupied France and Germany.

 

Hannan KirbyHANNAN, Kirby Frederick, P.Eng. - (Retired OPG) -

Passed away on Friday May 26, 2017 having just celebrated his 70th birthday.

Dearly loved husband of Susan (Sue) of Whitby for 43 years.

Much loved dad of Dave and his wife MaricrisEduarte of Mississauga. Cherished Grandpa of Hazel, Lauren and Cali.

Survived by his sister-in-law Bev and her husband Dave Harvey. Kirby will be fondly remembered by his many friends and extended family.

 

BROOKS, Janet Susan  - Passed away after a courageous struggle with cancer on Friday May 26, 2017, at Lakeridge Health Hospital in Oshawa, Ontario.

Janet is survived by sisters Linda Droughan and Debbie Falik, her brother Jeff Meades, her son Michael Brooks and her granddaughter Kaycee Walker.

 

Dixon RoyDIXON, Roy Augustus  - (January 19th, 1941 – May 26th, 2017)

Passed away suddenly at his residence in Oshawa on Friday, May 26th, 2017, at the age of 76.

Loving father to Raymond, Michael, Lesley-Ann and Andrew.

Poppa Roy to Stephanie, Raechel, Ryan, Robyn and Dylan.

Great grandfather to Amiya, Jayce and Kamal.

Survived by his brother Basil (Cynthia) and sister Lurleen.

Predeceased by sisters Joyce and Beryl, and his brothers Ronald and Gilbert. Uncle to several nieces and nephews and a great friend to many.

Roy was a skilled welder with General Motors of Canada for over 30 years.

 

WEIDLIN, Rudolf Herbert  - Surrounded by his loving family, on Friday, May 26, 2017, Rudolf Herbert Weidlin took his final breath at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital at age 83.

Born in Chile to the late Julius Weidlin (Germany) and Lilly Von Boden (Chile), he moved to Toronto with his young family in 1966 and Uxbridge in 1980.

 

Davis DianneDAVIS, Dianne Celeste - (Former employee of Davies, Ward and Beck Law Firm)

Suddenly at home Friday May 26, 2017 at the age of 64.

Beloved wife of the late Larry Ravoi.

Loving mother of Kimberley Ravoi and husband Anthony Campbell.

Loving Nana to Kamron, Brittney, Nadalyn and MKayley.

Dear daughter of Carol and the late Morley Davis. Dear sister of Karen and husband Al Connor and Wade Davis.

 

Lucas DickLUCAS, Dick - It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of Dick at his home on Friday, May 26, 2017, at the age of 77.

Cherished husband and best friend of the late Betty for 54 loving years.

Beloved father to Rick (Barbara), Penny (Jim), Ron (Cathy) and Jo-Ann.

Proud grandpa to Amanda (Joey), Austin, Brandon, Brianna and Brittney and great-grandpa to Ryan.

Caring brother to Ruth (the late Stewart), Muriel (Doug) and Art (the late Norma). Predeceased by his sister Norma.

 

Gray GaryGRAY, Gary William  - The family announce the passing of Gary Gray on May 26, 2017 at his home in Florida with family by his side.

Beloved husband of the late Diane Gray.

Caring father of Gerald Gray (Paula) and Tamara Gray (Larry).

Proud grandfather of Cynthia, Kenneth, Kassandra and great grandfather of Genevieve. Brother of Glen Gray (Nancy) and the late Gail Cheyenne (James). He will be missed by his wife Martena and his beloved dog Gizmo.

Gary proudly served in the Canadian Military as a member of the Black Watch.

 

Morrison EvaMORRISON, Eva Irene - beloved wife of 68 years to Allan, passed away peacefully in her 93rd year at Fairview Lodge in Whitby.

Irene was predeceased by her parents, Morley and Ada Moore.

Loving mother of Douglas Morrison (Lynda), Jo-Anne Warren (Alan), Pam Rene (Rick) and Shelley White (Frank).

Cherished grandmother of Jeff (Rose), Brad (Jackie), Amy (Doug), Andrew (Lisa), Shanna (Wally), Ryan (Mary) and Samantha (Bobby) and great-grandmother of Riley and Autum Rene, Ella Warren, Sofia and Brooklyn Morrison and soon to be Baby Coucke.

 

Roberts LindaROBERTS, Linda Darlene - (28-year employee as Administrative Assistant at North York General Hospital - Seniors’ Health Centre)

Peacefully after a 1½-year battle against cancer, with family by her side, at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Thursday, May 25th, 2017. Linda, in her 54th year.

Dearly beloved and devoted wife of Garfield Roberts for 31 years and will be sadly missed by her dog Odie.

Loving daughter of Doug and the late Loraine Terry. Dearly remembered by her brother Rob Terry and wife Janet and by her sister Cheryl Terry.

 

KEALEY, Helena Elizabeth (nee Murphy)  - Helen passed away peacefully at home at Butternut Manor, Uxbridge, Ontario on May 25, 2017 in her 95th year. 

Born February 4, 1923 in London England. For over 57 years, Helen was the loving and devoted wife of Thomas Francis Kealey of Belfast Northern Ireland, who predeceased her in 2012.

Dearly loved mother of Kathleen Chabot (the late Martin), William Kealey, and Maureen Scott (David). Cherished Nana to Meagan Scott, Ian Kealey, and the late Michael Scott. Helen was also predeceased by her younger brother William Murphy in 1994.

 

Wilkes MargaretWILKES, Margaret  – (1940 – 2017) it is with great sadness the family of Margaret Elaine Wilkes announces her sudden passing on May 25 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Predeceased by her parents Rita and George Wilkes.

Beloved sister to Sharon Dawe and sister in law to Edward Dawe.

Loving Auntie Marg to Shelley (John), Craig (Sarah) and Jeffrey (Heather).

Cherished Great-Auntie to William & Sienna & soon to be Aubrey. Margaret will be greatly missed by Lynda and John Ladd and her extended family.  

Many thanks to 6G and ICU at Larkeridge Health Oshawa.

 

Walker Hurlburt BillieWALKER HURLBURT, Billie Jo  - Passed away with family by her side on May 25th at the young age of 22.

She will be deeply missed by her mother Tanya Walker, deceased father Larry Hurlburt, little sister Ronnie-Lynn, the love of her life Chris Allan, her older sister Tanya Hurlburt and her partner Dave Moffatt, her brothers and all her extended family.

For those that knew her, she won’t be forgotten, impossible to forget her. Haters keep hatin’

 

Wood EverettWOOD, Everett James - Age 85 years

Truck Driver for 40 years.  HL Wood Trucking, Burnbrae Farms

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Wednesday May 24th, 2017

Beloved husband of Wilhelmina (nee Walker) for 64 years.

Loving father of Ed & his wife Evelyn and Maurice.

Cherished grandpa of Darren (Jen) Wood, Jonathan (Loretta) and Melissa and great-grandpa of Jolene, Keith, Aubree and Gavin.

 

Roberts GwendolineROBERTS, Gwendoline Elizabeth  - Passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 in her 84th year.

Predeceased by her loving husband Vincent.

Beloved mother of James (Jacqueline), Kim (Edward) and Ian (Gina).

Dear grandmother of Norah, Kevin, Dannielle, Jennifer, Sasha and Renee. Proud great-grandmother of Wesley, Christian and Ava-Lee.

She is survived by her brother Peter (Janey) as well as by her nieces and nephews: Johnathan, Rebecca and Jack.

 

HURREN, Bertha Hurren  - Passed away at Orillia on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.

Bertha (Arbourne) Hurren was the beloved wife of William Leonard Hurren, of Beaverton.

Loved mother of Connie (Ron) Winstanley of Beaverton, Faye (Phil) Carleton of Manitouwadge, and Barbara Hurren of Beaverton.

 

WRIGHT, Elwin Wright - At Udney on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.

Elwin Wright was the beloved husband of the late Mary Frances (Clitheroe) Wright.

Beloved father of Lorice (Craig) Brooks, Laura (Paul) Deschamps, Lonnie (Jenn) Wright and predeceased by Lisa Wright.

 

Walker MaryWALKER, Mary  - Passed away in her 97th year surrounded by family, peacefully at Bay Ridges Long Term Care in Pickering on Wednesday, May 24th, 2017.

Predeceased by her husband Roy.

Loving mother to the late Elaine Montgomery (Bob) and Susan Kimberley.

Beloved Nona to Christine Montgomery (Peter), Cathy Boath (Ramsay) and Nicole Persad (Vedesh).

 

Laporte LisonLAPORTE, Lison  - (Retired elementary school teacher; Durham Board of Education)

Passed away peacefully with family by her side on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at the age of 70 years.

Dearly beloved wife of Robert "Bob" Hart.

Loving step-mother to Dr. Sara Hart and her husband Abraham Middleton. Cherished nana of Hart Middleton. Dear sister of Norman (Merlyn), Claude, Lucien (Beverly), Pierette (John), Michele (Lynn), Rene, Richard (Late Judy) and the late Marcel. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews.

 

Licis EmilieLICIS, Emilie  - June 21, 1927 - May 24, 2017

Passed away peacefully at Hillsdale Estates, Oshawa on Wednesday, May 24th, 2017, at the age of 89.

Beloved wife of the late Arturs.

Loving mother of Brigitta Cook (deceased), Werner (deceased), Elmar and his wife Sherry, Linda Woytowich and Harris and his wife Jennifer.

Lovingly remembered by 11 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

Loved by 1 brother, and 2 sisters in Germany, and her nieces and nephews.

 

Whitehead DaleWHITEHEAD, Dale - Surrounded by his loving family, Dale peacefully passed away on Wednesday January 11th, 2017, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Beloved husband of 25 years to Wendy.

Loving dad to Angel, Jeffrey & his wife Vicki. Adoring grandfather to Mercades.

Dear brother to Kerry, Wanda (Gerry), Pauline (Andy) and Rodney.

He will be missed by extended family, many friends and all whose lives he touched with his humorous character and continually smiling face.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at The Carvers Cottage, 3400 Durham Road 5, Pickering, ON from 11 am - 4pm, where family asks that Dale’s positive attitude is upheldTogether we will celebrate his 58 years and continue to enjoy every moment in his honor.