Chambers GaryCHAMBERS, Gary Clarence - Long-time resident of Thurlow Township, passed away at Hastings Manor, Belleville on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the age of 77.

Gary was the oldest son of Clarence and Evelyn Chambers (McEvoy).

He is survived by Dawn, his loving partner of 52 years.

Proud father of Colleen Henry (Paul) and Craig Chambers.

Adoring grandfather of Madeleine and Lauren.

Dear brother of Glen (Marlean) and Dave (Christine), step-brother of Susan Raney (Bill), Mary Squire (Terry) and step brother-in-law of Heather McEvoy.

McCallum CarlMCCALLUM, Carl - Former Nortel employee of 30 years, entered into rest at his residence on Friday, February 02, 2018 in his 76th year.

Son of the late Alva and Irene McCallum.

Beloved husband of Willo McCallum (nee Girard).

Loving father of Todd McCallum and Tracy Johnston and her husband Scott.

Proud Papa of Luke and Jane.

Smith BarbaraSMITH, Barbara Ann (nee Dever) - Passed away peacefully at her home, in the loving arms of her family, surrounded by the ones she laughed with, lived for and loved deeply on Friday, February 2, 2018.

Barbara was the beloved wife of the late Cameron Leo Ambrose “Cam” Smith (2014).

Pre-deceased by her parents John and Vona Dever (nee Chisholm).

Much loved mother of Randy (Anna) Smith of Whitby, Rhonda (Francis) Soaft, Debbie Abbott and Angela Lupenette all of Belleville.

Elliott MargELLIOTT, Marjorie Caroline (Forbes) - Passed away peacefully on Friday, February 2, 2018 at the Lennox and Addington County General Hospital at the age of 86.

Born in Fredericton, New Brunswick on May 9, 1931 to Carrie and Ray Forbes, Marjorie is predeceased by sisters, Nancy, Eva (Gillies) and brother Ray.

Marjorie will be fondly remembered by her husband, George Elliott, her five children, Phillip (Sandra), Peter (Melissa), Betsy (Ken), Chris (Kim), Trisha (Martin) and brother Eric Forbes (Debra).

She will also be dearly remembered by her eleven grandchildren, great granddaughter and many loving nieces, nephews, stepfamily, and friends near and far.

McKnight LoisMCKNIGHT, Lois Burl - It is with great celebration that we announce that God opened heaven’s door for Lois Burls McKnight on February 2, 2018 in Belleville, Ontario at the age of 84 years.

Lois grew up in Norfolk, NY and attended Houghton College, Houghton NY. She married and immigrated to Canada where she lived in Brockville, Ottawa and Trenton, Ontario. She taught school in Massena, NY and at Trenton Christian School, Trenton, ON.

She dedicated her life to raising her children and faithfully serving her Lord and Saviour. Lois lived this out through children’s and overseas missions ministries as well as obediently sharing her faith and God’s grace with her children and grandchildren and with those she encountered in daily life. She truly enjoyed God’s creation and would spend time outdoors gardening, camping, walking and sharing this joy with her family.

BURLEY, Gerald Raymond - It is with great sadness and heavy hearts we announce the passing of Gerald Burley surrounded by family on Friday, February 2, 2018, in his 88th year at E. J. Mcquigge Lodge - Long-Term Care Home.

Predeceased by parents George Burley and Mildred Burley (Nee: Wannamaker).

Loving husband to Patricia Burley (Margaret).

Father to Susan Burley-Moss (Tom) and predeceased by son Gregory Burley (Lynne).

FOX, Flora Marrion - At the Belleville General Hospital on Thursday, February 2, 2018 in her 73rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Jim Fox.

Predeceased by siblings Erma, Joanne, Sandra, John, Frank, Garnet, Ernest.

Ever remembered by siblings Audrey and Bill along with her niece Ermamay and family.

Martin IsobelMARTIN, Isobel Mae (nee Reid) - After a brief struggle with cancer it is with great sadness and heavy hearts we announce the passing of Isobel Martin at Quinte Gardens Retirement Residence surrounded by family on February 1, 2018 in her 85th Year.

Daughter of the late Willard and Violet Reid.

Predeceased by loving husband Ralph Martin.

Loving mother to Grant (Katherine), Greg (Brenda), and Robert.

Sister to Florence and predeceased by brothers Ray and Bruce.

Rion ShirleyRION, Shirley (nee Masterson) - Of Belleville, It is with great sadness and heavy hearts we announce the passing of Shirley Rion at home surrounded by the comfort and love of family on Thursday, February 1, 2018 in her 82nd year.

Predeceased by parents Stafford Masterson of Stoco and Erma Masterson (nee Wannamaker) of Ameliasburg.

Beloved wife to Raymond Rion of Belleville.

Loving mother to Jim Rion (Susan) of Guelph, Cheryl Howes (Ron) of Belleville, Cathy Polan (Bruce) of Belleville, and Tim (Denise) of England.

Carscadden DavidCARSCADDEN, David - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at the age of 80.

Beloved husband of Glenda Carscadden for 49 years.

Predeceased by his brother Roger & his wife Nancy, his sister-in-law Alvera Howlett & her surviving husband Gerry Howlett.

David will be truly missed by his nephews Jay Howlett & his wife Sue, and Steven Howlett & his wife Carol, and his niece Caren Barney and her husband Tim.

Hutchison GaiusHUTCHISON, Gaius Erastus - Peacefully at Wellington Terrace, Fergus, ON, on Thursday February 1, 2018.

Gaius Hutchison, formerly of Bloomfield, at the age of 96.

Beloved husband of the late Eunice and the late Gladys.

Loved father of Wayne of New Brunswick, Sandra Richards (Laurence) of Fergus and the late Brian, father-in-law of Elaine and Mary Jane and stepfather of Robert, Joe, Greg, Mark, Mike and Betty.

Caring grandpa of Michelle (Cale), Shawn (Ashley), Dione (Paul) and Craig, great-grandpa of Coen, Eli, Oakland, Jacob, Finnley, Russell, Serena and Natalie and great-great grandpa of Kayden and Nevaeh.

Redner StephenREDNER, Stephen Donald - Suddenly at his home in Picton on Thursday February 1, 2018. Steve Redner, at the age of 65.

Beloved husband of Pat.

Loved dad of Stephanie and her husband Dustin Waddingham of Demorestville, James and his wife Anna of Pembroke, Dan and his partner Tristan of Picton and David and his partner Jennie of Picton.

Proud grandpa of William and Sophie.

Panelas PhilPANELAS, Phil - Passed away suddenly at the Kingston General Hospital on Thursday February 1, 2018 at the age of 85 years.

Beloved husband of Carole Panelas (nee Whitley).

Cherished father of George Panelas & his wife Judi, Chrissie Panelas & her husband Manny Pereira and predeceased by his daughter Jeanne Panelas.

Proud Papou of Phillip Hugh Panelas & his wife Megan and great grandfather "Papou" of Lachlyn and Addyson.

Survived by his sister Evagelia and predeceased by his siblings; Maria, Dimitrios, Kostandinos and Fotini.

Watson ChipWATSON, Chip Gerald Edwin - Passed away on Thursday, February 1, 2018.

Beloved husband of Lynn (McCaw) Watson.

Loving father of Michelle & Mike Gray of Peterborough and Michael of Bancroft.

Beloved son of Gerald & Cora Lee Watson of Apsley.

Dear brother of John (& Ginger Major) Watson of Burlington and brother in law of Shirley & Chris Watson of Toronto.

Chip was predeceased by his father in law George McCaw and will be lovingly remembered by his mother in law Verley McCaw and her family and by his many nieces and nephews.

Stevenson EdnaSTEVENSON, Edna Irene (formerly Henderson) - A former resident of Belleville, Edna passed away peacefully on Feb 1, 2018 in Midland in her 96th year.

Edna married Norman Henderson in 1944 and after his passing, married Albert Stevenson.

She will be remembered for her paintings of landscapes, buildings and other landmarks.

Active for many years in the Quinte Arts Council and Belleville Art Association, she enjoyed sewing, camping, golf, bowling, travel, and reading.

FARRAR, Douglas Edwin - 26 April 1948 - 01 February 2018 - It is with heavy hearts we are saddened to share that Douglas Farrar, a much loved "man about town", passed away suddenly at his home on February 1, 2018. He was in his 70th year.

He was the loving youngest son of the late Bernard and Edith Farrar.

Doug was a very devoted brother to Maureen, Bill (Maureen Duval-Farrar), and was predeceased by his two brothers Murray (Lynn Felker) and Bernard, and his sister Bernice (Eugene Nichols).

DESJARDINS, Thomas Gerald - Passed away at the age of 86 at his home in Lansdowne on February 1, 2018.

He is survived by his wife Sybil Anne (McLeaming) and sons Mark (Vera) of Wasaga Beach, Mike, and Scott (Melanie) of Lansdowne.

Gerry is also survived by his grandchildren Megan, Shannan, and Tyler.

He is predeceased by his son Richard (Rick) and his parents Emily and Bill Desjardins.

Gerry played hockey as a forward for the Belleville OHA team in the late 1940's and early 50's and was labelled as "one of the most outstanding players in the group". He was a printer by trade starting at an early age.

WOCKNITZ, Laurette Lucille -Wocknitz Laurette Began her new journey from Moira Place Long Term Care to be with her Lord and Saviour on Saturday, February 17, 2018 in her 82nd year. 

She was a strong and take-charge kind of woman with a great sense of compassion who lovingly supported her family.  This fun loving, mischievous, feisty firecracker brought many smiles to our faces. No words can truly express how much we loved her. 

She will be missed greatly but never forgotten. Dear daughter of the late Arthur and Blanche Gagne. 


BARAGAR, Edward Curtis 'Ted' - Passed away at Bancroft on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

Beloved husband and soul mate of MaryLou (Donaldson) Baragar.

Loving father of Tim of Bancroft and Tammy & Charles Dunne of Madawaska.

Doting and loving Poppi of Rebecca (& Morgan) and Olivia (& Russell).

Dear brother of the late McLaren (& Anne) Baragar, Bob Baragar, Rhea (& Martin) Birkett, Gayle (& Paul) Strano and Velda Baragar.


Couture IsabelleCOUTURE, Isabelle Ida (nee Watson) - Peacefully with her family by her side at Hastings Manor on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 in her 101st year.

Daughter of the late Floyd and Alida Watson.

Beloved wife of the late Gerald Gerard Couture.

Loving mother of Douglas Couture (Sheila) of Trenton, Scott Couture (Penny) of Kitchener, Suzanne Pockaj (Branko) of Belleville and the late Chris Couture and Mary St. Louis.

Dear sister of Jeanne Carlson of Toronto and the late Evelyn Bayne and Ida Fox.


Woodhead DennisWOODHEAD, Dennis - At his home in Thomasburg, Ontario, Canada, on Tuesday January 31, 2018. 

Dennis Woodhead in his 83rd year. 

Son of the late Percy & Jessie (Butterworth) Woodhead. 

Husband of Joan Woodhead. 

Father of Carl at home and Katherine (Larry) Contant, Kirland Lake. 

Grandfather of Cindy (Justin) Jenkinson, Tyler (Jen) Sweeting, Christopher Sweeting. 

KIMMETT, Glenn - Of Roblin, passed peacefully at the Village Green Nursing Home, Selby on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of the late Gladys Kimmett.

Proud and cherished father of Karen Michele Kimmett and Clair (Marie) Kimmett, both of Roblin.

Pre-deceased by his parents John & Marion Kimmett, his sister Lois McMechan and brothers Frank Kimmett and Gord Kimmett.

Van Vroenhoven AdriaanVAN VROENHOVEN, Adrianus "Adriaan" Hendricus Christianus - July 9th, 1930 - January 31st, 2018 - Passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on January, 31, 2018 at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of Annigje "Anna" Van Vroenhoven (nee Van Lenthe).

Loving father of Friedy Evanoff (John), Hank Van Vroenhoven (Mary), Adrian Van Vroenhoven (Lynda), Diane Reid (Erwin), Christina Nolan (Mike) and Samantha Smit (Karl Schnieder).

Proud Opa of Johanna, Andrew, Jason, Damien, Celeste, Kimberly, Matthew, Isaac, Sarah, Hendrik and Great Opa of Carter, Nathan, Leah, Everett and Madeline.

Dadswell JohnDADSWELL, John Edward - As the result of a tragic traffic accident on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.  

John Dadswell of Marmora in his 53rd year. 

Beloved son of the late Peter & Betty Lou Dadswell. 

Dear brother of Richard Dadswell & Tom Dadswell (Sherry). 

John will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews & extended family & friends. 


PRINCE, Ester Vivian - Passed away in Bancroft on Tuesday, January 30, 2018.

Loving mother of Eugene of Bancroft, Paul & Colleen of Eganville, Calvin of Smiths Falls, Geraldine of Renfrew, Levina of Barry's Bay and Walter & Tracey of Nova Scotia.

Loving grandmother of Adam, Brandon, Arlena, Samantha and Zachary.


Klassen ZachKLASSEN, Zachary Alexander - Much loved man about town, died in Belleville on January 30, 2018 at age 29.

Zachary was born in Kingston, spent his childhood in Thunder Bay and moved to Belleville as a teenager.

Zachary was a wonderful son to John Klassen and Susan Sundberg, a devoted brother to Eric and Larissa (Adam), and the fun uncle to Eden and Cadence.

Zach was blessed to have the prayers and support of his extended family including his uncles (Warren, Dave, Barney, George), aunts (Mary, Shirley), and grandmother Anna.