Morgan DickMORGAN, Cdr. Maurice Richard 'Dick' - R.N., R.C.N. - It is with great sadness that the family of Maurice “Dick” Morgan announces his passing on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at the Belmont Long Term Care Facility, Belleville at the age of 100.

Dick Morgan, of Belleville, formerly of Ottawa; Halifax, NS; and Cornwall, England; was the son of the late Harry Morgan and Winnifred (nee Anning).

Loving husband of the late Pamela “Pam” (nee Wilkinson).


SVENDSEN, Lisle Whiteside - Passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

Beloved husband of Joyce (Brown) Svendsen.

Loving father of Liane (& Robert) Cau of Ottawa and Janet (& Barry) Jones of Bancroft.

Loving grandfather of Jackson, Alex, Melissa and Samantha.


Nicholson AnneNICHOLSON, Anne Elizabeth - Entered into rest at her residence, surrounded by her family on Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

Anne Nicholson of Foxboro at the age of 65 years.

Daughter of the late Ed and Mildred Nicholson (nee Crump).

Loving mother of Nathaniel Runnalls (Amanda) of Marmora, Nicholas Runnalls of Foxboro, Nigel Runnalls (Holly) of Madoc, Mackenzie Runnalls (Robert) of Foxboro, and Mallory Coté (Rob) of Saskatchewan.


Gosson JackGOSSON, John Ambrose "Jack" - Peacefully at Hastings Manor on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 in his 81st year.

Son of the late John R. Gosson and Mildred Gosson (nee McCabe).

Beloved husband of Leona Gosson (nee Roschaert).

Loving father of Sharon Gledhil (late Neal) of Calgary, Cheryl Gosson (Rick Morrison) of Ottawa and John Gosson (Julia) of Stirling.

Herbertson JohnHERBERTSON, Donald James - At Quinte Healthcare B.G.H. on Tuesday December 12, 2017.

Don Herbertson of Tweed in his 77th year. 

Husband of Carole (White).  Father of Rebecca (Peter) Gondos, Toronto & Sarah Schwab, Oshawa. 

Step father of Kathleen Shaw, Burlington & Gregory Halsey, France. 


MITTS, Florence Mary “Dolly” - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved Dolly at Crown Ridge Place, Trenton on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at the age of 76.

Daughter of the late Harry and Olga Zalubniak.

Loving wife of George ”Ted” Roberts.

Pre-deceased by previous husbands Marv Mitts and Herb White.


Galbraith CarissaGALBRAITH, Carissa Nicole - At the Belleville General Hospital on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 in her 22nd year.

Beloved daughter of Donna McMechan and Christopher Galbraith (Marie Lammers).

Dear sister to William and Grant Galbraith.

Granddaughter of Anna McMechan ( late Harold) and the late Bill and Delphine Galbraith.


MACK, John - Passed away at Peterborough on Monday, December 11, 2017.

Beloved husband of Davine Kennedy.

Loving father of Cameron (& Margaret) Mack of Peterborough and Tracy Leach (& Manfred Nemeczek) of Paudash Lake.

Cherished grandfather of Jordan, Evan, Jennifer and Nikolaus. Cremation.


Kendall LouiseKENDALL, Louise Mary - Passed away on Monday December 11, 2017 at the Trenton Memorial Hospital.

Louise Kendall, in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of the late Jim Kendall (2001).

Predeceased by her son Stephen of Winnipeg.

Dear sister to Susanne Cooke.


Minaker RetaMINAKER, Reta Bernice - Peacefully at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, with her family by her side, on Monday December 11, 2017.

Reta Minaker of Hallowell House at the age of 97.

Beloved wife of the late Harry Abram and the late Lyle Minaker.

Dear mother of Clifford Hineman (late Phyllis), Jonathon Abram (Angie) and the late Dennis (Cathy).


Chapman JeanCHAPMAN, Jean Eleanor - Entered into the presence of her Lord and Saviour at the Westgate Lodge on Monday, December 11, 2017.

Eleanor Chapman of Belleville, and formerly of Frankford, at the age of 90 Years.

Daughter of the late Daniel and Alice Robinson (nee Smith).

Beloved wife of the late George Chapman.


BROOK, Peter Cutcliffe - (Ret'd. Sgt. CD 2 Canadian Forces) - Passed away peacefully at Trenton Memorial Hospital on Tuesday December 11, 2017 in his 79th year.

Beloved husband for 52 years to Ann Brook.

Peter is survived by his many nieces and nephews and fondly remembered by Ann's family in Sarnia.

Predeceased by his parents Joseph & Eleanor Brook and his brothers Paul and Rod.


FELL, William Edward “Bill” - (R.C.A.F. Flight Engineer, retired) - Passed away peacefully, at Belmont Longterm Care in Belleville, with his family present, on Sunday December 10, 2017 in his 98th year.

Beloved husband of Madylon May (Danny) Fell (nee Daniher).

Dear father of Ted Fell (Myrna) of Winnipeg, Bill Fell of B.C., Larry Fell of Belleville, Rebecca Wood (William) of Stirling, and Dan Fell (Angie) of Toronto.


Martin MaryMARTIN, Mary Eleanor - Peacefully at West Lake Terrace with her family by her side, on Sunday December 10, 2017.

Eleanor Martin, formerly of Cherry Valley, at the age of 92.

Beloved wife of the late Hutton Martin.

Dear mother of Nancy Roblin (John), Steven (Charlotte), Lynn McIntyre and Elaine Rogers.


RUSSELL, Donald - Passed away at Pointe-Claire, QC on Sunday, December 10, 2017.

Beloved husband of the late Lenore (Bresee) Russell.

Loving father of Michael (& Veronica) of Montreal, Dawn (& Don) Thompson of Coe Hill, Wayne (& Sadie) of Mississauga, Sandra (& Kevin) Busby of Peterborough and Leonard Daniels of Ottawa.

Don will be lovingly remembered and greatly missed by his grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.


Branson NormBRANSON, Norman Leigh - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Norman Branson on Sunday, December 10, 2017, in his 90th year.

Friends may call at the Stirling Funeral Chapel, Stirling on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Funeral services will be held in the chapel Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Interment at Stirling, Luncheon to follow back at the funeral home.

If desired, donations to the Three Oaks Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family.



Stratton ChrisSTRATTON, Chris - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our dear son, father, brother, grandson, uncle and partner. After a courageous battle with lung and brain cancer, on Sunday, December 10, 2017, in his 39th year, surrounded by his loving family and friends.

Predeceased by his father Kim Stratton, survived by mother Melanie Stratton.


CHAMBERLAIN, Sophia Tabatha Rose  – Born at Belleville General Hospital on December 10th, 2017, it is with heavy hearts and great sadness, we announce the passing of our fourteen day-old baby girl at the Kingston General Hospital on Sunday, December 24th, 2017.


HALL, Stephen Douglas - Passed away peacefully at the Belleville General Hospital on Saturday, December 9, 2017.

Stephen Hall, of Belleville in his 44th year.

Son of the late Richard & Caroline Hall.

Lovingly remembered by his daughter Emma Hall, and her mother Karen Mallory.


Whitmore ElsieWHITMORE, Elsie May (nee Ingram) - Peacefully at Hastings Manor on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the age of 96. 

Beloved wife of the late Amos Whitmore. 

Loving mother of Marilyn (Don) Vance of Corbyville and Murray Whitmore of Belleville. 

Cherished grandmother of Lane (Moira) Vance, LeeAnne Vance (Livio Poropat), Jason Whitmore and Jessica (Phil) Wilkins. 


Southwell DianeSOUTHWELL, B. Diane (nee Crowder) - Peacefully at the Kingston General Hospital on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the age of 73 years.

Beloved wife, best friend & constant companion of 50 years to Grant Southwell of Wooler and mother to Andrew Southwell (Holly) of Orillia, Shannon Seath (Alex) of Codrington and Meghan Groves (Adam) of Bethany.

Proud grandma to Meredith, Evan, Madeline, Aaron, Marshall and Hunter.

Dearly missed by her sister Jean Wickett (Wayne) of Bowmanville.


CALLAHAN, Kathleen - Of Brighton, entered into rest suddenly at QHC Trenton Memorial Hospital on Saturday December 9, 2017 in her 82nd year.

Daughter of the late William & Dorothy Dunbar.

Beloved wife of the late Joseph “Joe” Callahan.

Cherished mother of George Callahan (late wife Dawn), B.C., Mary Morrison (late husband Alvin), Trenton, Theresa Elvin (Vic), Trenton, Phillip Callahan (June), Brighton, Mark Callahan (Marlene), Trenton and Jacqueline Fransky (Bruce), Trenton.


CAMERON, Robert Edward - Entered into rest at his home surrounded by family on Friday, December 8, 2017.

Bob Cameron of Carrying Place at the age of 86.

Son of the Late Frank and Marjorie (Hooker) Cameron.

Beloved husband of the late Sylvia (Méthot) Cameron.

Dear father of Robin Cameron (Tim Garrett), Marie Cameron (David Peake) and Jim Cameron (Cari Demeria).


Cassidy StantonCASSIDY, John Stanton - At Moira Place, Tweed on Thursday, December 7, 2017 in his 98th year.

Husband to the late Geraldine (Whalen) Cassidy.

Stanton will always be loved and missed by his sisters Theresa (late Joe) Horrigan and Mary (late Joe) Forestell; step-son Tony (Joanne) Lattone; sisters-in-law Mary, Mary, Sheila and Joan; and his many nieces and nephews.


Brennan JohnBRENNAN, John Raymond - Formerly of Tweed, at Westgate Lodge, Belleville on Thursday, December 7, 2017, at the age of 93.

Ray will always be loved and missed by his wife Doris (Courneyea); children Jim (Yayomi), Brenda (Gary) Latchford and Ron (Anne); grandchildren Joy, Jessica, Massa, Cory (Tracy), Craig (Jordan), Stephen (Chelsea), Pat (Devon) and Dante; great grandchildren Jamie, Emersyn, Khloe and Kiera; and sisters-in-law Lorette Brennan and Barbara Brennan.


McClelland MildredMCCLELLAND, Mildred Dorothy - Retired volunteer with the Belleville General Hospital and Telecare, at Hastings Manor on Thursday, December 7, 2017 in her 96th year.

Beloved wife of the late Malcolm "Mac" McClelland.

Loving mother of Michael McClelland (Gayle) and the late Scott McClelland.

Predeceased by siblings Arthur, Walter and Viola.