Drumm JerryDRUMM, Gerald Francis 'Jerry' - (1929 - 2017) - Sadly we announce the death of Jerry at Billings Court Manor on Monday, March 6, 2017 at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of Peggy (nee Creamer). Dear father of Suzanne (Craig) Anderson, Gregory and Rochelle Drumm (Paul MacLatchy). Loving step-father to Kelly Hopkins and Michael Hopkins. Cherished grandfather to Alex, Kenny, Fay and Amelia.

Dear brother of Raymond and Edward. Will be greatly missed by his family, friends and especially by dear friends Peter (Joanne) Kenny of Oakville.

 

GUNBY, R.L. 'Vern' - Peacefully, in the presence of his family, on Monday March 6th, 2017 at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital. Vern, in his 86th year.

Beloved husband of Betty for 62 years. Cherished and loving father of Debra (Doug), Cheryl (Michael), Janet (Alex) and Barbara (David). Proud and adored grandpa of Scott, Sean, Arianna, Graeson, Christopher, Nicholas, Jennifer and Jason.

Dear brother of Kenneth (Ruth) and brother-in-law of Teresa. Predeceased by his brother Cecil. Vern will also be sadly missed by Betty's family.

 

Headley MarianHEADLEY, Marian E. (Read) - With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Marian E Headley (Read) on March 6, 2017 in her 90th year in Barrie, ON.

She was born and raised in the city of Toronto. She attended East York Collegiate Institute and Shaw Business College. She obtained her first job at Loblaws at the age of 12.

She remained in the workforce holding positions such as secretary to the Credit Manager for Simpsons, secretary for Kipling Heights Medical Clinic & Accountant/Co Director of the Metro Safety Council.

 

Murphy OliveMURPHY, Olive Hazel - Peacefully on March 5, 2017 at the Carpenter Hospice in Burlington in her 97th year.

Reunited with her late husband Edward. Loving mother of Sandra Jamieson (Dean) and David. Proud grandmother of Jeremy (Erin), Marissa, Alicia (Cobi) and Zack; Great-Grandmother to Lily. Sadly missed by Andrena.

Survived by her sister Veda Campbell. Remembered lovingly by many nieces, nephews and extended family.

 

Scott NormSCOTT, Norman Leroy - Gone to rest peacefully on Sunday March 5, 2017 at the age of 82, surrounded by his loving wife and family.

Beloved husband to Jackie (nee Burnham), with whom he shared 58 years of marriage. Cherished and loved father to Rob (Sharon), Gord (Linda), Cheryl (Scott), Ken, and grandchildren Darian, Connor, Jeff, Denver, Justin, Daniel, Jarrod, Rachel, Jessie, Kelsey, Abbi, Regan, and Colton.

Norm dedicated 40+ years to CN Rail and retired in 1992 as a manager Freight Sales and Services.

 

YAKISCHUK, Eric - It is with great sadness that the family of Eric announces his passing after a brief illness on March 5, 2017 at the age of 64.

Eric will be lovingly remembered by his partner of 25 years, Karen Hall and his son Tyler.

Eric was a retired firefighter from the Toronto Fire Department.  

 

Olesch MargotOLESCH, Margot - It is with great sadness that we announce the unexpected passing of Margot on Sunday March 5, 2017 at Credit Valley Hospital at the age of 68.

Beloved wife of the late Thomas, cherished mother of Angelika (Dirk) and Andreas (Sharon). Super duper Oma of Carson, Kia, Niklas, Noelle, Max and Mariela.

 

YAKIWCHUK, Eric - It is with great sadness that the family of Eric announces his passing after a brief illness on March 5, 2017 at the age of 64.

Eric will be lovingly remembered by his partner of 25 years, Karen Hall and his son Tyler.

Eric was a retired firefighter from the Toronto Fire Department.  

 

Mandic JohnMANDIC, Božo John - Peacefully with his family at his side on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at the Georgetown Hospital. John, in his 73rd year.

Loved husband of Jagoda and loving father of Robert and his wife Diana, and Rosemary and her husband John Nizic. Proud Dedo of Izabella, Viktoria, Josipa and Simun.

Dear brother of Mirko, Iva Pavat, and Marica Sopta of Ontario, and Ruža Pehar, and Janja Beljo of Herzegovina. John is predeceased by his brothers Marinko and Mladen.

 

Baskin RoseBASKIN, Rose Marie - (1945 - 2017) - Surrounded by her family, Rose Marie Baskin (nee Bangs) departed us on March 4th, 2017 to join the ancestors she passionately spent her life retracing.

Devoted wife and princess to Ken, loving mom to Marc (Erin) and Monique, spoiling grandmaman to Caleb, Max and Parker, supportive sister to Jocelyne Jeffrey (Lawrie) and Robert Bangs (Christine), generous matante to Robert (Julie), Denise Jeffrey (Bruno), Richard Bangs (Jana), Julie Jeffrey (Ian) and Phil Bangs, and proud grande-matante to Jenny and Danick Baskin, and Eva Laferrière, and honourary sister to Cindy Blades and Darwyne Hourie, she will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Mme Baskin contributed to the community as a long-standing French teacher at George Kennedy PS, volunteering, her commitment to Beta Sigma Phi and through her endless support to her many friends and students.

 

Korbey MichaelKORBEY, Michael Timothy - Peacefully with his family by his side on Saturday March 4, 2017 at Roberta Place in Barrie. Michael, in his 90th year.

Loved husband of the late Noreen Liddy.

Loving father of Graham Korbey (Christiane), Christine Korbey (Stephen), Peter Liddy (Marj) and Carol Underhill (Mike Brown). Proud grandfather of Alexandra Korbey (Richard Kett), Diana Hawkins (Dan Cappon), Meagan Hawkins (James Capotosto), Nicole Lamont, Kristin Houston (John) and Tanya Morrison (Tim) and great grandfather of Melissa Nadeau (Justin), Jayme Morrison and Ashley Morrison and great great grandfather of Leo Cappon, Wesley Houston and Charlotte Nadeau.

 

WHETHAM, Floyd - Passed away at the Milton District Hospital on Saturday, March 4, 2017.

Floyd Whetham, beloved husband of the late June Whetham (nee Fetter).

Loving father of Judy (Jack Low), Susan (Mike Bentley), Wendy (Willie Hamlyn), Diane, Holly, Gerald, Randy (Debbie), Chris and Shelley (Wayne Crew). Sadly missed by his 18 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren.

 

McGavin JoeMcGAVIN, Joseph Dominic - Peacefully passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital on Friday March 3, 2017 at the age of 79 and will be sadly missed by his cherished family and friends.

Beloved husband to Joan (nee Makin), loving father to Alison De Luca (Justin) and Proud Pappy to Ryder and Lily. Devoted son of Joseph and Annie McGavin. Brother of Adam and the late Jim. Uncle to 12 nieces and nephews.

Joe worked for Uniroyal for over 20 years and left to enrich his career selling diamonds and precious stones for Siffari Jewellery. As such, he made friends throughout the Maritimes, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Northern Ontario and The Golden Horseshoe.

 

Salcedo EdwardSALCEDO, Edward 'King' - Passed away peacefully at home on Friday, March 3, 2017 surrounded by the love of his family.

Beloved husband of Tessie. Loving father of Alko (Karen), and Nica. Proud Lolo of Madison.

He is survived by his sisters Nadia, Nikki, and Tonette, and their families.

 

Torgunrud GeneTORGUNRUD, Eugene Anders 'Gene' - Passed away very peacefully on March 3, 2017 in Burlington, Ontario.

Born September 16th, 1927 in the farming community of Maxim, Saskatchewan, Eugene was 89 at the time of his passing.

Husband, father, grandfather (“Bestefar”), brother, and uncle, Gene is lovingly remembered by his children Colleen, Garnet (Sally), Brian, by his granddaughters, Emma, Kate, Naomi, and Lena, by his extended family, and by many colleagues and friends from his years with the Alberta Department of Education. He was predeceased by his wife, Corinne, his son Stephen, his sister Odelite, and his parents, Edwin and Anna.

 

Comeau DelCOMEAU, Joseph Delphis 'Del' - Passed away peacefully on Friday, March 3, 2017 at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.

Beloved husband of Mary (nee Hennessy) for 64 years.  Loving father to Deb (Kurt), Gail (Paul), Joanne, David (Kathy) and Gary (Raye Ann).

Predeceased by his parents Alphonse and Philomene Comeau and his grandson Jesse. Will be lovingly remembered by his 12 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

He will be deeply missed by brothers Joe, Adrian and Bob and sisters Antoinette, Juliette, Aline, Bernadette, and Jeanne, along with extended family and friends.

 

Dineno ShannonDINENO, Shannon Lee (nee Gerard) - Unexpectedly on Friday, March 3, 2017 at the age of 60.

Beloved wife of Anthony Dineno. Loving mother of Danielle Randell (Cameron) and Geoffrey Harvey. Cherished Nonni of Harrison, James and George. Shannon will be dearly missed by her mother Fredda Gerard (Barry MacMillan).

Predeceased by her father Kenneth Gerard. She will be fondly remembered by her brother Scott Gerard (Laurie), nephew Tyler and niece Kendal as well as their families.

 

DOWNS, Floyd Rickie 'Rick' - Passed away at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Hamilton on Friday, March 3, 2017.

Rick Downs, beloved husband of the late Jannet Downs. Loving father of Peter and Mathew (Jayne). Rick will be sadly missed by his 4 grandchildren and his mother Vera.

Dear brother of Ron Downs (Pat). Predeceased by his father James Downs.

 

LAYTON, Helen Julie - Passed peacefully on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at the Juravinski Hospital at the age of 83.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Joseph (Ron).

Loving mother of Daniel Lane (Francine Gee), Katherine Lane (Rob Dueckman), Brian Lane and the late Eleanor Van Rijn. Proud Grandma of Meghan (Jeff), Noah (Amanda), Heather (Norman), Benjamin (Kate) and Sarah (Craig). Cherished Great-Grandma of Eloise. Helen will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

 

BERRY, Mary Lang (nee Bulloch) - (1922 - 2017) - Born in Toronto of the late Daniel and Marion (nee Lang) Bulloch, we announce the passing at West Oak Village Long Term Care Centre on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at the age of 94.

Beloved wife of the late Bert Berry (Nov 1996).

Loving mother to Brian Berry, the late Alan Berry (2012) and dearest mother-in-law to Twyla. Cherished grandmother of Allison (Roman) Nowickyj and Shawn (Michelle) Berry. She will be missed by her great- grandchildren Cameron, Layla and Kaitlyn.

 

Chenard MaryCHENARD, Marie Elodie 'Mary' (nee Hebert) - Passed away at The Village of Tansley Woods, Burlington on Thursday, March 2, 2017, at the age of 88.

Beloved wife for 65 years of the late Henri Chenard. Loved Mom of Claire Stavro (Dean) and Marc Chenard. Cherished Ma of James Stavro (Patricia) and Gregory Stavro.

Marie was the last of 17 children of the late Ulderio and Susanne Hebert.

 

McNiven TrudieMcNIVEN, Trudie Lorenda (nee Emmerson) - Passed away suddenly on Thursday, March 2, 2017 in her 69th year.

Trudie, beloved wife of the late Rick McNiven.

Loving mother of Jeff and his wife Virginia and Dale and his wife Tracy. Cherished and proud grandmother of Tyler, Kaytee, Jesse and Brianna. Daughter of the late Joe and Lena Emmerson, Trudie will be dearly missed by her many nieces and nephews.

 

Dearing HattieDEARING, Hattie Marie (nee Fraser) - It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of beloved Wife, Mother, Nanny and a Sister, Hattie Marie Dearing (nee Fraser) on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie, Ontario, in her youthful 67th year.

Born in New Waterford, Cape Breton County, Nova Scotia, on June 17, 1949 the daughter of the late Ronald (1905) and Florence (1911) Fraser (nee MacKinnon), sister to Betty, Patricia, Evelyn, Catherine, Arthur, Joey, and David.

Hattie & husband Crawford Peter Dearing (1949-2004) (Glace Bay) set their sails west to Ontario where they swooned and fell in love with each other - each and every day, regularly writing the other love letters.

 

Papillon JoanPAPILLON, Joan Anne (nee Nicolas) - (1947 - 2017) - Peacefully at Hospice Wellington, Guelph, on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at the age of 69.

Joan (nee Nicolas) Papillon was the beloved wife of David for 49 years. Loving mother of Kim (Guy) and Keri (Yogi). Forever loved Nana of Mackenzie, Montana, Merek and Mekhi. Dear sister of Jerry, Carl and Sandy Nicholas, Mary Jane (Bob) Brenton, sister-in-law Florence Papillon and brother-in-law Fred Gordon. Cherished aunt and great aunt to many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents Charles and Helen Nicolas and her in-laws Archibald and Ida Marie Papillon. Brothers-in-law Kenneth and Ronald Papillon. Sisters-in-law Pauline Gordon and Jacklyn Papillon and her infant brother Raymond. 

 

HOLLOWAY, Louise - Louise passed away peacefully at Extendicare in Brampton on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

Louise will be forever remembered by her loving family.

 

ZWOLMAN, Ann Marie - Passed away peacefully at the Milton District Hospital on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, surrounded by her loving family.

Ann Marie, beloved wife of Roy Zwolman. Loving mother of Kirk Flood (Leanne McLaughlin) and Blair Flood (Sommer). Cherished by her grandchildren Maria, Izabella, Nathan, Angelica, Sara, Saffyre, Autumn and Phényx.

Sadly missed by her siblings; Bob (Mary), Tom, Mary (Randy Royle), Judy (Gord Chafe), Jeanie and Helen (Bill Coombs) and in-laws; Ingrid (Jim Bailey) and Marcel Zwolman (Mary). Ann Marie is loved by her many cousins, nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents Bill and Mary Melee, brother Bill Melee (Mary) and brother-in-law Bert Zwolman (Terri).