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Thompson KevinTHOMPSON, Kevin  -

Passed away on Thursday April 13, 2017 at home at the age of 53.

Loving father of Kayla.

Dear brother of Shelly, Sandy, twin brother of Kathleen, Bumper, and friends, and all who knew him.

Visitation will take place at MOUNT LAWN FUNERAL HOME, 21 Garrard Rd. (905-443-3376) on Thursday April 20, 2017 from 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 p.m.

 

McConvey DonaldMcCONVEY, Donald McPherson  - 8/27/1936 - 4/13/2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Donald McPherson McConvey on Thursday April 13, 2017. 

Donald was born in Glasgow Scotland on August 27, 1936.

He immigrated to Canada at the age of 12 with his mother Mary, father David and 4 brothers David, Archie (predeceased), Iain and Angus (predeceased). 

Although he spent most of his life in Canada and was proud to call himself a Canadian, he never forgot his roots and remained a proud “Scotsman” throughout all of his life. 

The things he loved the most were his family, the “Glasgow Rangers” and a “wee swallee”. 

During his retirement years, winters were spent in St. Pete’s, Florida where he enjoyed boating and fishing.

Donald was predeceased by his dearly beloved wife of 48 years, Betty.

 

Snelgrove ShirleySNELGROVE, Shirley  - Shirley passed away peacefully on Sunday February 12, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 69 in the loving presence of her children and immediate family.

Daughter of the late Dulcie Belle (née Green) and Nelson Cecil Snelgrove, beloved mother of Rob (Diane), Carrie (Mark), and Dawn (Brian).

Beloved nanny to Amber, Mitchell, Casey, Mackenzie, Kathleen, Avery, Julia, Laura, and Nicholas.

Shirley will be lovingly remembered by her siblings Gwen, Bram, Jack, Barb, Donna, Jim, and Ross, and her many nieces, nephews, friends, and extended family.

 

Crossman MargaretCROSSMAN, Margaret Betty  - August 24, 1930 - April 12, 2017

It is with saddened hearts that we had to say goodbye to Marg, “Margie”, “Auntie Marg” on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 at the age of 86.

Beloved wife of the late Barry Crossman.

Loving sister of Christine Krisman (George), the late Jean Allin (and her late husband Morley), and the late Jim Davenport (Dian).

Auntie Marg will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews Wendy (Paul), Heather (Todd), Carolyn (Francis), Linda (Dave), Gary (Allyson), Grant (and his late wife Tracy), David (Debbie) and Gregory.

 

McWhirter LoisMcWHIRTER, Lois  - Passed away on Wednesday April 12th 2017 at the age of 78.

Predeceased by her husband Paul.

Loved and loving mother of Wendy Meyer of Yellowknife, Ray McWhirter and his wife Jennifer of Oshawa, Dave McWhirter and his wife Jennifer of Kelowna B.C. and Dan McWhirter and his wife Karen of Brooklin.

Grandmother of Aaron, Taylor, Dane, Sammi, Rilei, Ryan and Peyton.

Great Grandmother of River and Madden.

Survived by her brother Don Fletcher (late Bernice).

 

French JamesFRENCH, James (Jim)  - Peacefully at the Village of Winston Park, Kitchener on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 at 93 years of age.

Beloved husband of Aileen (nee Corner) for 67 years.

Loving father of Ron and his wife Margaret Ann and Valerie Czorny and her husband Mike.

He will be fondly remembered by his grandchildren Jonathan, Matt (Lisa), Adam (Amber), Rachel (Phil), Nathan (Shannon), Justin and Lescia. G.G. Pa of Kyla, Spencer, Kierstyn, Heidi, Lily, Owen, Isaac, Peyton, Nolan and Malcolm.

Predeceased by his sister Ilean Flintoff.

 

Shaw MargaretSHAW, Margaret Blanche  - (August 15, 1922 – April 12, 2017) 

With her devoted niece, Brenda Simmonds, at her bedside, Margaret passed away at Bon Air Nursing Home in Cannington.

Dear sister of the late Gwenyth Le Francois, the late Mildred Tellier and the late Harold Shaw, she was also predeceased by her parents Edgar & Clara Shaw.

She is survived by many nieces, nephews, great & great-great nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her niece Lois Wilson (nee Tellier) and great-niece April Wilson.

 

Stone DanielSTONE, Daniel Leslie - (April 18, 1936 - April 12, 2017) - 

Passed away peacefully with family by his side after a lengthy illness at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 in his 81st year.

Beloved husband to Jean (nee Burleigh) for 60 years.

Predeceased by son Danny and Daughter Kathy (Grant). Loving father to David (Brenda) and Gary.

Dear son of Alice Jean Stone. Predeceased by his father Albert Charles (Charlie) Stone.

 

FAGAN, Ronald Patrick  - February 14, 1949 - April 12, 2017

Passed away with his family by his side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Reunited with his wife Dorothy (Nee Lewins), father of Cornelius Patrick Fagan and mother Elizabeth Betje Fagan (Nee Koolman).

 

Veverka BozenaVEVERKA, Bozena 'Bessie' - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health in Ajax Pickering on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in her 94th year. 

Beloved wife of the late Oldrich “Joe” Veverka for 53 years. 

Loving mother of Ollie (Jeanne) of Pickering and predeceased by George. 

Cherished Nana of James, Andrew and their families. 

Bessie will be missed by her close dear friends Christine Rauch, Dennis Kirby and Jane Lawrence. 

 

Haywood LiseHAYWOOD, Lise 'Chantal'  - (February 8, 1973 - April 11, 2017)

Passed away on Tuesday, April 11th, 2017.

Beloved wife of Michael.

Loving Mom of Isabel, Lillian and Andrew.

Dear daughter of Patricia and Shawn McNeill. Adored sister of Daniel, Lucian and Ian.

 

Chrunciw OlgaCHRUNCIW, Olga – With heartfelt sorrow, the family of Olga Chrunciw, announces her passing on April 11, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Hospital, at 81 years young.

Cherished daughter of the late Wazyli and the late ZofiaKlimko.

Beloved wife of the late Paul Chrunciw.

Devoted and loving mother of Bohdan and Roman.

Adored sister of Katarzyna (Kowala).

Proud aunt of Vladia (and family), Halina (and family) and Bogdan (and family).

 

Walker IsabellaWALKER, Isabella Katherine (née McCraw)  - Passed away peacefully on April 11, 2017 in the arms of her family at the Wynfield Long Term Care, Oshawa at the age of 92.

Greatly missed and beloved mother of Malcolm. Much loved Grannie of Erin (Paul) Hallett, Christopher (Mihaela) and Ryan.

Dearest Great Grannie to Ethan (Christine), Benjamin, Naomi and Noah.

Predeceased by her dear husband Archie, in 1970 as well as her parents William and Isabella McCraw and 8 siblings.

 

Thrower GordonTHROWER Gordon Albert  - (retired maintenance worker Trafalgar Castle School),

Unexpectedly passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at age 74.

Gordon, beloved husband of Wendy Thrower for 27 years.

Loving brother of Marion (the late Reginald Vickers), Aggie (the late Jim MacKenzie) and Joyce (the late Roy Finley).

Predeceased by his parents Albert and Winnie Thrower.

 

SEDORE, Vernon Douglas  - Passed away, surrounded by family, at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 in his 75th year.

Beloved husband of Myrtle (Cryderman) Sedore of Beaverton.

Cherished father of Darlene (Paul), Denise and Verna (Brian). He will be missed by his eight grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

 

DUFFY, Patrick Duffy - Peacefully, with family by his side on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Health Centre in Toronto, at age 78.

Patrick, beloved husband of the late Vonnie (nee Sampson).

 

WILKES, (Alice) Lorraine (nee TULK)   - It is with profound sadness and great love that we announce the passing our beloved mother, sister and dear friend suddenly at Toronto General Hospital, on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at the age of 78, a retired RN.

 

CARLSON, Doris (nee Ducharme)   - October 8, 1949 – March 29, 2017

Little did we know that night.
It was your time to go into the light.
In life we loved you in death the same.  

Although we cannot see you, you will always remain
A link in our family chain was taken only to mended
till we meet again.

 

CARLETON, Beatrice   - 1928 - 2017

Passed peacefully and with grace on April 7, 2017, at Lakeridge Health, Ajax, Ontario.

Beloved mother of Hal Kauffeldt (Valerie), sister of Basil (Josie), Irma (Norman, deceased), Ruby (Gordon), Emily (deceased)(Dick, deceased), and June (Marc, deceased), and many nieces and nephews.

 

Richard IreneRICHARD, Irene Mary Evangeline Richard  - May 11th, 1932 – April 10th, 2017

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Loving wife of Raymond for 65 years.

Cherished mother of Deborah (Thomas), Gary (Charles), Donna (Ernie), Brian, Karen (Wayne), and the late Catherine (Garry).

Dearly remembered by her 13 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

 

Leveque DanielLEVEQUE, Daniel "Uncle Al" Leveque  - Passed suddenly on April 10 in Oshawa Ontario, in his 85th year.

Uncle Al enjoyed life, he looked forward to his daily visits from his beloved great niece Jess and his favourite little "bow wow" Austin.

Uncle Al was always there to brighten the lives of others.

He proudly served his country in the Royal Canadian Army and no visit ever ended without his Army salute goodbye.

Loving great uncle of Jess and canine companion Austin, and Chris and his wife Amanda.Great-great uncle of Hailey and Brooklyn.

Uncle of Rose (late Robert).

 

Carlyle NormaCARLYLE, Norma  - Passed away peacefully with family by her side, at Extendicare Oshawa, on April 10, in her 89th year.

Loving mother of Ron Carlyle (Terry).

Proud nana of Rod Courville (Caroline), Carri Carlyle, Julie Courville (Joe) and Darlene Wilson (Pat).  Cherished great –nana to Marshall, Zoey and Elliott.

Stepnana to Shane and April.Mother-in-law to Rick Courville.

Predeceased by her partner George, and daughter Lynn Courville.

 

Kirby DoreenKIRBY, Doreen “Dee” - May 8, 1930 - April 10, 2017

Passed away peacefully at Sunnycrest Nursing Home on Monday, April 10th, 2017 at the age of 86.

Devoted Wife of the late Harvey Lloyd Kirby.

Loving mother of Douglas Kirby and his wife Kathi, Jane Jackson and her husband John, Susan Kirby, Paddy Strasbourg, Al Kirby and his wife Kim.

Cherished Nanny of Noel, James, Stephanie, Damien, Leslie, Brad, Phil, Rachel and Will and great grandmother of Dillon, Taylor, Joseph, Sabina-Jane and Rowan.

 

McCabe RosinaMcCABE, Rosina “Zena” (née Ferrie) –  Suddenly with her family by her side on April 10th 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa in her 80th year.

Beloved wife of Tom for 58 years.

Loving mother of Darlene (Cindy) and Allan. Proud Grandma of Isaac.

Dear sister of 8.

She will be dearly missed by the extended McCabe & Ferrie families.

 

Simeunovich JerrySIMEUNOVICH, Jeverem 'Jerry'  - Passed peacefully in morning hours of April 10 2017 at the age of 85.

The family expresses its deepest gratitude to the Lakeridge Health Dialysis unit for their years of kindness support and commitment.

Survived by his loving and caring wife Nadezda 'Nada" Simeunovich, children Boro, Jovo "Joey" and Mirjana "Mikki", daughter in-law Sharon, Son in-law Bryan Hardiman, Grandchildren Adam, Ivan and Nikkola "Nikko" and great granddaughter Aaliyah, Best friend and brother Slavko "Stan" Simeunovich.

 

Bertoni DorothyBERTONI, Dorothy Agnes - Age 59 years.

Surrounded by her loving family, Dorothy passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday April 9, 2017.

Beloved wife & best friend of Lou for over 40 years.

Proud and loving mother of Caterina (Vincent Walters) and Michael Bertoni.

Adored Nonna of Vincent.

Loving daughter of Evelyn Godfrey and daughter in law of Mafalda Bertoni.