Stack BettySTACK, Betty - Passed away peacefully with her family at her side at Belleville General Hospital on Monday April 17, 2017 in her 82nd year.

Loving mother of Doug Stack & his wife Dianne and Susan Stack & her spouse Arnold Istead.

Sadly missed her grandson Tyler.

Betty is survived by her brothers Farley, David and Wayne Sharpe.


NASH, Idona - Peacefully at Caressant Care in Marmora on Monday, April 17, 2017. 

Beloved mother of Stephen (April) McGann of Bancroft. 

Cremation has taken place. Interment will take place later in the spring.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family.




Chalton Watts MargCHARLTON-WATTS, Margaret Wanda - Peacefully at her home, on Sunday April 16, 2017.

Margaret Charlton-Watts of Picton at the age of 84.

Beloved daughter of the late Norman and Violet Welbanks.

Beloved wife of the late Richard Charlton and Fred Watts.

Dear sister of the late Kenneth Welbanks, Keith Welbanks and Douglas Welbanks.


Mitchell DougMITCHELL, Robert Douglas 'Doug' - Passed away peacefully from complications after a long illness on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the Belleville General Hospital.

Doug Mitchell, of Foxboro in his 87th year. Son of the late William Mitchell and Ethel Smith.

Beloved husband for 66 years of Patricia (nee Bell).

Brother of the late William Mitchell, Stanley Mitchell, Eleanor (Bunny) Mitchell, Half-Brother to the late Frank Belsey, Irene Kirby, and Kenneth Roe.


TEMPLETON, William Kennedy - Passed away peacefully on Saturday April 15, 2017 at 92 years of age.

Beloved husband of Cecelia for 59 years.

Loving father of Carol Ann Mahler (John), Dan, and Karey.

Memories of Grandpa will be cherished by his grandchildren Nicole, Cameron, Matthew, and Nicholas.


Barnett DonBARNETT, Donald William - (Tweed Fire Chief 1983-2013 - Co-Owner/operator of Barnett's Clothing, Tweed)

Passed away at his home, in Tweed, on Friday, April 14, 2017.  Don Barnett, in his 64th year. 

Son of the late William & Marion (Hall) Barnett. 

Husband of Brenda (Foley). 

Brother of Judi (Peter) Libman, Toronto and the late Jane Barnett.


Bureau ArtBUREAU, Arthur "Art" - Passed away peacefully at the QHC Belleville General Hospital on Friday, April 14, 2017 in his 87th year. 

Beloved husband of Marion "Sue" Bureau (nee Bell) for 66 years. 

Loving father of Lynda Deeth (Tim), Sandy Malcangi(Danny), Terry Peers (Harry), Laureen Bureau Carey (Ed Carey), Jill Bureau (David Grummett) and Jacqui Bureau  (Nick Vincelli). 

Grandfather of 15 and great grandfather of 3 and uncle to many nieces and nephews. 


Lindenberg WilliamLINDENBERG, William - WWII - It is with profound sadness we announce the passing of William (Bill) Michael Lindenberg in his 95th year on April 14, 2017.

Loving husband of the late Helen (nee Pacl), his soulmate, for 60 years.

Bill is survived by his children, Carl, Eric (Shirley) and Lise (Perry Poupore), grandchildren Ted, Helen and Ellie.

Born May 8, 1922 in Dubuque, Iowa, Bill was the youngest of 3 children. Over the course of his life, Bill, a WWII American Veteran, was passionate about music and audio.


Meeks GloriaMEEKS, Gloria (neé Robinson) - Peacefully surrounded by her loving family after a lengthy illness at the Belmont Nursing Home, Belleville on Thursday, April 13, 2017. 

Born in Thomasburg on December 6, 1940, Gloria Meeks of Belleville in her 77th year.

Daughter of the late John (Ross) & Cora Robinson (neé Storring). 

Beloved wife & life-long partner of 57 years to Howard Meeks.  Loving mother of Janice Maynard (Ted Keller), Steven (Karen), Nancy Annesley (Greg). 


Riddell KathrynRIDDELL, Kathryn - Entered into rest at the Hastings Manor Nursing Home on Thursday, April 13, 2017 in her 90th year.

Daughter of the late Raymond and Lillian Langille.

Loving wife of the late Owen Riddell. Loving mother of Jerry Riddell (Susan), Gary Riddell (Julie), and Steven Riddell (Corine).


JONES, Robert Franklin - Peacefully, with his family at his side, on Thursday April 13, 2017, in his 84th year.

Son of the late Samuel and Sarah Jones.

Beloved husband of the late Jean Elizabeth Jones.

Dear father of Susan (Ray) Lloyd of Belleville, Wendy Jones of Toronto, Robert (Susan) Jones of Trenton, David (Karen) Jones of Smiths Falls, Larry (Janice) Jones of Frankford and Gordon (Jeri) Jones of Corbyville.


Pouliot RenePOULIOT, René - Passed away peacefully at the Trenton Memorial Hospital on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at the age of 82 years.

Beloved husband of 56 years to Josette (nee Perin).

Dear father to Gerald (Joana) and Gilles (Rozanne).

Proud Grandpa to Vincent, Gilles, Alexandre, Rebekka, Adrianna and Great-Grandfather to Antonio.


Kester BruceKESTER, Bruce Allen Kay - Long time Accountant with Ontario Hydro. Bruce Kester of Walden Circle in his 90th year, passed away on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017.

Son of the late Ben and Mary Kester.

Beloved husband of Joyce Marguerite Donnelly.

Dear father of Larry Kester (Bonnie), Douglas Kester (Sylva), Rick Kester (Cathy).

Predeceased by brother Ron Kester.


Mitchell VeraMITCHELL, Vera Oresta - Passed away peacefully at Westgate Lodge Long Term Care Facility, formerly of Airport Parkway Road on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at the age of 95.

Loved daughter of the late Frank and Euretta Pound.

Predeceased by her husband Manley Mitchell.

Cherished mom of Carolyn Bell and predeceased by her daughter Marlene Ross and son Ronald Mitchell. Remembered always by her daughter-in-law Bonnie Mitchell and son-in-law Gary (Sandy) Ross.


Wilkins EricWILKINS, Eric Charles - Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family at their home on April 12, 2017 at the age of 45 years.

Eric is the beloved son of Chuck & Susan Wilkins.

He will be lovingly remembered by his sister Adrianne & her husband Ian Costello.

Proud uncle to Katie and Ryan. Eric is predeceased by his grandparents Arthur & Edna Wilkins and Alexander & Catherine Nichols.


MACEACHERN, Major Bruce William - Passed away on April 12, 2017, in the loving arms of his family after a valiant fight with cancer.

Beloved husband and soul mate to Christine Familiadis and father to his incredible son Hudson.

He is survived by his sister Heather Mastin.

He is remembered for his indomitable spirit and infectious joie-de-vivre.


LONEY, Lauraine (Hannah) - Passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Tom Loney.

Loving mother of Patricia & Chris Mitchell of Oshawa, Pauline Loney of Oshawa, Carol & John Bowers of Bancroft, Glenda O'Neill of Boulter, Dan Loney of Washago and the late Cindy Brown.

Cherished grandmother to her 12 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.


RYE, Harold Walter George - Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at the QHC Belleville General Hospital on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 in his 85th year.

Son of the late Lewis and Florence Rye.

Beloved husband of the late Eleanor Rye (2013).

Loving father of Lorraine Rye and Paul Rye (Gwen).


Beckett HelenBECKETT, Helen Irene - Passed away peacefully at QHC Belleville General Hospital on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in her 95th year. 

Beloved wife of the late Doug Beckett. 

Loving mother of Dr. Susan Beckett (Peter James). 

Loved by her grandchildren Elisa (Brice), David (Kristen), and Kiera (Mike) Palmer; her great-grandchildren Rhea, Maddox, Isaac, Callum, Kohen; and step-great-grandchildren Lucas and Vincent.


Edgar VeronicaEDGAR, Veronica Eugenia (nee LaHay) - Peacefully at Hastings Manor with her family by her side on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 in her 96th year.

Beloved wife of the late Eldon Edgar.

Loving mother of Linda Bryer, Carol Ann Munro (late Steve), Larry Edgar (Judy) and the late Donna Edgar and Patricia Leonard.


Rea KellyREA, Kelly Marie - After a brave battle with cancer, Kelly passed away at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, on Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Kelly Rea, of Brampton, in her 54th year. 

Beloved daughter of Maurice Mahoney & the late Reta. 

Beloved wife of 34 years to Al. Loving mother of Dustin & Phillip. 

Sister of Kim Letteney.  Aunt to Maizie, Nikita, Janel, Cody, Nick & Jamie. 


CARROLL, Stewart William Neil - Born at Belleville General Hospital on Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 and quietly left this world shortly thereafter.

Cherished son of Ronald Carroll and Shyann Thompson of Belleville.

Loving brother of Dominic & Toby Carroll.

Dearest grandson of Karen & Douglas Greenley, Tom Thompson, Patty Sweet (Brad Saunders) and Ronnie Carroll and great grandson of Colleen & Barry Dafoe.


COLEBOURNE, Richard Ernest - Peacefully at QHC-Belleville General Hospital on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 in his 75th year. 

Son of the late Ernest Colebourne and Marguerite Hebert. 

Beloved husband of Ann Colebourne (nee Burgoyne). Loving father of Cara and her husband Matthew Pinchuk of Corbyville. 


Shillington BillSHILLINGTON, William 'Bill' Robert - Of Trenton, following a brief illness, passed away in his 84th year at Belleville General Hospital, with his loving wife at his side and his family close-by, on April 11, 2017.

Bill was the son of the late Jack Bernie Shillington of London and Mary Agnes (Mayme) Horan of Prescott.

Bill is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Margaret “Maggie” Anne, his sons Brian (Trudy) of Frankford, Paul of Trenton and Gary of Trenton and daughter Brenda Jean (Kurt) of Toronto, grandchildren, Tara, Tabitha, Mark, Daphne, Sierra, Austin, Michael, Connor, Elizabeth, Zachary and five great-grandchildren.

He is also survived by his sister Barbara Amos of Kitchener and his brother John of St. Catharines.


JOHNSTON, John Paul 'Brian' - 1944-2017 - Peacefully in Toronto, at the age of 73, less than two months after being diagnosed with cancer.

Survived by his wife, Araminta Wordsworth, and their children Robin and Caitlin Wordsworth; his first wife, Stephanie Burke, and their children Devan (Alyssa) and Derek Johnston, and grandson Henry; and siblings Kevin Johnston (Claire Boulee) and Janeen DesRochers (Michel) and their families.

Brian Johnston was born on Feb. 4, 1944, in Midland, Ont., the oldest child of John Francis Johnston and Kathleen (nee Cassidy).


HUNTER, Beverly Ann (Alyea) - August 20th, 1939 - April 10th, 2017.

Passed away in Picton on Monday, April 10, 2017.

Cremation has taken place.

Services will be held at a later date.