Litwiller GordLITWILLER, Gordon - Passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home, with his loving wife by his side, on Sunday July 9, 2017 in his 90th year.

Gordon will be lovingly remembered by his wife Norma, his children Kevin (Suzi), Wayne, Laurel (Daryl), and Maureen (Ian), his grandchildren Kendal, Meghan, Kaitlin, Sean, Jesse and Samuel.

Fondly remembered by his niece Bobbie (Des) and their children Melissa and Alex.

Gordon is survived by his brothers Jim (the late Doris) and Ken (Barb) and his many family members and friends.


Chase JeanCHASE, Jean Phyllis - Entered into rest surrounded by her family at Belleville General Hospital on Saturday, July 8, 2017.

Jean Chase of Trenton and formerly of Carrying Place in her 94th year.

Beloved wife of the late Harry Chase.

Loved mother of Brenda (Paul) Lohnes of Trenton, Jane (Gerry) Garvey of Fenelon Falls, Cecil (Susan) Chase of Peterborough and Ross (late Mary) Chase of Consecon.


GORDON, Bessie Louise 'Bess' - Passed away peacefully at Kentwood Park, Picton, on Saturday July 8, 2017.

Bess Gordon, of Picton, formerly of Oshawa, at the age of 96.

Beloved wife of the late Harold.

Loved mom of Dot Steenburgh (and her husband the late Roger) of Cherry Valley and Bill Gordon of Toronto.


FULTON, Gaye Lizbeth - Passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2017.

Best friend of Filip Kotarski.

Loving and devoted mother to Joan and Loni Commanda.

Gaye will be missed by many family and friends.


BENNETT, Elaine - Of Belleville, entered into rest on Saturday July 8, 2017 at Quinte Healthcare Belleville General Hospital in her 58th year. 

Daughter of the late Albert & Lillian Moore (nee Godfrey).

Beloved wife of the late Eldon Clifford MacKenzie.

Cherished Mother of Laurie Ann Bennett & Dean Clifford MacKenzie both of Belleville.


Armster JohnARMSTER, Dr. John Bernard - Peacefully at the Kentwood Park Nursing Home,John Bernard Armster of Picton, formerly of Germany, passed away on Saturday July 8, 2017, at the age 85.

Cherished husband of Pamela (nee Winn).

Dear father of Patricia Bowman (Bob) of Toronto, Susan McNeil (Dean) of Newmarket and Michael (Kathy) of Ajax.


McALPINE, Cecil - Passed away in Belleville ON on Friday, July 7, 2017.

Beloved husband of the late Fern (Bentley) McAlpine.

Loving father of Carolyn & Ernie Payette of Belleville, Kevin & Faye of Millbrook, Steven & Kathy of Perth, Paul & Barb of Bancroft and Laura & Keith MacDonald of Graphton.

Loving grandfather of 12 grandchildren and5 great grandchildren.


Cannon BertCANNON, Albert 'Bert' Allen - At the Quinte Health Care Belleville General Hospital, Belleville, on Friday, July 7, 2017.  Bert Cannon, age 74 of Maple Leaf.

The beloved husband of Lorraine (Brazier) Cannon. 

Loved father of Pam (Doug) Crawford of Maynooth, and Brent (Judi) Cannon of Peterborough.  Loving Poppa of Liam, Brianne, Carter and Aaron. 


Broatch FloBROATCH, Florence Georgina (nee Holland) - Passed away at the Trent Valley Lodge on Friday, July 7, 2017 in her 95th year.

Devoted wife for 40 years to the late James Douglas Broatch.

Loving mother to Robert (Janet) Broatch of Trenton and Elizabeth (Don) Paterson of Baltimore.

Dear grandmother of Tammy-Beth (Bradley) Johnson, Jamie (Alison) Paterson and Robbie (Melissa) Paterson and great grandmother to Lindsay, Sarah, Oliver, Lucy and McGregor.


LATHANGUE, Ray Melville - Entered into rest at Moira Place Long Term Care Facility in Tweed, on Friday, July 7, 2017 in his 91st year.

Son of the late Melville and Carrie Lathangue of Omemee.

Husband of Patricia Lathangue (nee Mundy) of Peterborough.

Predeceased by his first wife Ulva Lathangue (nee Green) of Bowmanville.


Bruntin SudsBRUNTON, Glenn Harold 'Suds' - July 21, 1927 – July 7, 2017 - Passed away peacefully at the Hastings Manor Nursing Home, Belleville on Friday July 7, 2017 in his 90th year.

Son of the late Harold & Mabel Brunton.

Best Friend and companion of Margaret Wadsworth.

Father of Lara Brunton-Fitzgerald (Fabian).

Grandfather to Glenn and Jessica.


ASSELSTINE, Ethel Pearl - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Ethel Asselstine on Friday, July 7, 2017, in her 84th year.

Daughter of the late Willard and May Boomhower.

Loving mother to Susan Jamieson (Stephen), Betty Green, Harry McDonald, Terry McDonald and the late Ronny McDonald.


BENN, Robert 'Bob' Norman - Peacefully at the Village Green Nursing Home in Selby, on Friday July 7, 2017, in his 79th year.  

Son of the late Norman and Jane Benn.

Beloved husband of 54 years to Patricia (Pat) Benn.

Dear father of Kim Benn of Belleville, Mike (Tracy) of Elginburg and Julie (Scott) Lafferty of Hillier.


Field DoreenFIELD, Doreen - Passed away at Burnbrae Gardens Nursing Home on Thursday, July 6, 2017, in her 91st year.

Predeceased by her first husband Everett Mechetuk and her second husband George Field.

Dear mother of Karen Fry (Ralph), Judy Anderson (Russell), Bob Mechetuk (Ginny), Dave Mechetuk (Debbie), and Tracey Ellis (Rick).

Proud grandmother of Brian Fry, Heather Milne, Shelley Aggett, Ryan Anderson, Carrielynn Mooney, Isaiah Ellis and the late Scott Mechetuk, as well as several great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.


TODD, Diana Lynn (Gibson) - Suddenly at Belleville General Hospital on Thursday, July 6, 2017. Diana Todd of Tweed in her 54th year.

Beloved wife of Dennis Todd.

Survived by brothers Michael Gibson of Trenton and Christopher (Sylvie) Gibson of Kingston.


NEWLAND, Agnes - Quietly at her home at Crown Ridge, Trenton on Thursday July 6, 2017.

Agnes Newland, of Trenton, formerly of Gloucester, ON., and St. Lambert, PQ., at the age of 92.

Beloved wife of the late Allan.

Loved mother of Ken and his wife Holly of Bloomfield.


Sagriff AlexSAGRIFF, Alexandra 'Alex' Beverley - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Alexandra Sagriff on Thursday, July 6, 2017, in her 19th year.

Beloved daughter of Jim and Karen Sagriff.

Loving sister to Ryan and Zachary Sagriff. Granddaughter of Anna Claire Sagriff, and Dorothy Davenport.

Predeceased by the late Len Sagriff, Robert Davenport and Beverley Davenport.

Loving niece to Rob (Liz), Kathy (Tom), Lori (Scott), Susan (Marty), Brian (Sharon), Leslie (Chris), Pat (Cindy), Anne (Nick), Allyson (Stu).


McFaul MarianMCFAUL, Marian Louise - (M.I. Supply Company Ltd) - At the Hastings Manor Belleville on Thursday, July 6, 2017 in her 95th year.

Daughter of the late Gladys and Clyde Marshall.

Predeceased by her late husband Arnold Clare McFaul.

Loving and special mother to Gayle Stevenson (Clarence "Steve"), Wayne McFaul (Wendy), Brian McFaul (Becky) and Heather Kidd (John).


SKUCE, Judy Ann (Gibb) - Passed away on Wednesday, July 5, 2017.

Will be forever loved and deeply missed by her husband and best friend, Tom and by her extended family and many friends.

Cremation. A celebration in memory of Judy will be held at the family residence and will be announced as details become available.



STRONG, Kevin Paul - Founder of Strong Bros. General Contracting, at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 in his 66th year.

Son of the late Naomi and Ralph Strong.

Husband of Sophia Strong.

Loving father to Natalie Strong (Joseph Rashotte) and Justin Strong.


Roberts BettyROBERTS, Betty Olga - Entered into the presence of her Lord and Saviour, surrounded by family, at the Crown Ridge Place, Trenton, on Wednesday, July 5, 2017.

Betty Roberts of Trenton at the age of 89 years. Daughter of the late Wilfred and Thelma 'Fern' Brewer (nee Druce).

Beloved wife of the late Harry Roberts.

Loving mother of Vicky (Larry) Foley of Roslin, Don Roberts (Mary Anderson) of Gore Bay, Susan (Wayne) Cowan of Frankford, Shelley Roberts (Patrick Brown) of Guelph, and Michael Roberts (Wendy Dorey) of Nova Scotia.


Norwood PollyNORWOOD, Mary Morrison "Polly" - Passed away peacefully at Pleasant Meadow Manor, Norwood on Wednesday July 5, 2017 in her 97th year.

Loving wife for 60 years to the late Walter Norwood.

Beloved mother of Mary Gazell & her husband Richard, mother in law of Patricia, and predeceased by her son Walter and her daughter Catherine Harris & husband Norman.


MEENS, William Ernest 'Bill' - Passed away suddenly at Westgate Lodge in Belleville on Wednesday July 5, 2017. William Meens, of Belleville, in his 99th year.

Son of the late William and Anne (Jones) Meens.

Beloved husband of Myrtle Angeline Meens (Rosebush) for 77 years. Dear father of William H. Meens (Patricia) of R.R.7 Belleville.


PALMER, Robert Eugene 'Bob' - (September 9, 1939  - July 5, 2017) - 

Passed away at the Belleville General Hospital on Wednesday July 5, 2017 in his 78th year.

Cremation has taken place.



KEECH, Verna 'Rose' - Peacefully at Trent Valley Lodge on Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Rose Keech of Trenton in her 83rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Norman Keech.

Loved mother of the late Laurie (surviving Alexander) Naples, Kimberley Bryer (Andy Talsma), late Gary (surviving Cathy) Keech, late Steven (surviving Jackie) Keech and Bradley Keech (Andrew Just).


ROSS, Patricia Gilmour - Passed away quietly yesterday, July 5, 2017 at the Belmont Residence in Belleville at age 97.

She was born July 12, 1919, to Allan Gilmour Gill and his wife Muriel [nee Jordan], and grew up in Ottawa with her siblings Bob, Allison and Anne.

Married in 1942, she lived first in Toronto while her husband went to law school after the war, and then moved to Belleville where he established his law practice in 1948.