WESTERVELT, Johanna Gerrtruida - Surrounded by love, she was called home on Sunday January 7, 2018 at Hospice Prince Edward.

Hanna Westervelt, of West Lake, at the age of 93.

Beloved wife of the late John. Loved mother of Gerry and his wife Nora of West Lake, Bill and his wife Lynda of Picton, Alex and his wife Cheryl of West Lake and Gilbert and his wife Nancy of West Lake.

Beloved oma of Teresa, Lisa, Jessica, Wesley, Chris, Brad, Trevor, Angela, Janelle, Brian, Ellen, Leah, Lauren and their spouses and by the late Lesley and great-oma of twenty.


Franke WaltFRANKE, Walter - Peacefully, at Quinte Health Care North Hastings Hosital, Bancroft, on Sunday, January 7, 2018. 

Walter Franke, age 84, was a resident of Dragon Fly Farm in Lake St. Peter for over 17 years. 

Walter was fiercesly independent, and was well known for his horticultural skills. 

He will be missed by his many friends. 


WANNAMAKER, Kirk Douglas - Of Belleville. Passed away at the Belleville General Hospital on Sunday January 7, 2018 in his 58th year.

Son of the late Fred and Donna (Lancaster) Wannamaker.

Predeceased by his wife Cheryl (nee Dafoe).

Dear father of Adam Wannamaker (Jessica) of Belleville, Justin Wannamaker (Andrea) of Newcastle, Cissy Szabo (Tom) of Belleville, Larry (Butch) Wannamaker of Alberta, Andre Alkenbrack (Troy) of Corbyville, and Robin Wannamaker (Jamie) of Shannonville.


Amadeo MikeAMODEO, Michael William - Passed away peacefully at the Westgate Lodge Nursing Home on Sunday, January 7, 2018 in his 86th year.

Michael was predeceased by his wife, and the love of his life, Elizabeth Jovita (nee Murphy). 

Cherished son of Vincent (Jim) Amodeo and Rose (nee Cirivello), both born in Chicago and immigrated to Canada (i.e. Toronto/Kingston) at a young age. 

Loving father of Susan Amodeo, Cathy Lewis (David), Jeanne Amodeo, Paul Amodeo (Lori) and Mark Amodeo, as well as 11 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren.


Taylor JimTAYLOR, James "Jim" - Passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 7, 2018 in Essex, Ontario with family members by his side.

Jim joins his wife Lillian, who passed away September 26, 2017. Jim and Lillian celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary in 2017.

Jim is survived by his children Bonnie Kapsa (Konrad), James ‘Mike’ Taylor (Cathy Gilbert), grandsons Palmer Taylor (Kate), Steve Shilson (Jessica) and grand-daughters Anna (David) and Kellie Myer (Dan) and great-grand-daughter Bristol Myer.


MCEWAN, L. Joseph - Suddenly on Sunday, January 7, 2018 in his 46th year. 

Son of Margaret Woodcock of Belleville & the late Lloyd Woodcock and Clifford & Barbara McEwen of Belleville. 

Dear brother of Brad (Connie) McEwen of Trenton, Jackie (Owen) Harder of Stirling and brother-in-law of Pat Forbes. 

Joe is predeceased by his sister, Theresa Sullivan and by his brothers Christopher and Michael McEwen. 


King EileenKING, Eileen Elsie - With great sadness, Eileen King passed away at Moira Place LTC, Tweed on Saturday, January 6, 2018 in her 92nd year. 

Predeceased by her husband William King & daughter Susan Barlow. 

Survived by her daughters Maureen Kolynko (George) of Tweed, Helen Bartley (Doug) of Tilsonburg & her son Trevor King (Gina) of Kingston. 

Sadly missed but fondly remembered by 7 grandchildren & 7 great grandchildren. 


Whipple WhipWHIPPLE, Kevin Grant 'Whip' - Died peacefully, surrounded by his family at Hospice Prince Edward on Saturday January 6, 2018.

Kevin Whipple, of Picton, at the age of 62.

Loving spouse of Sharon, father of Weslie and his wife Natalie of Picton and Mitchell of Cherry Valley, step-father of Patricia (Mike Bell), Shannon (Aaron Johnson) and Devon Miller (Caroline) and papa of Jaxon, Everleigh, Greyson, Emily, Sophie and Bennett.


Verner DonVERNER, Donald - Died peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family on January 6, 2018.

Don Verner, of Wellington, formerly of Toronto, at the age of 80.

Beloved husband of Eleanor for sixty years.

Father of Mike Verner (Kelly), of the County, Kimberley Ostroskie (Philip) of Ameliasburgh, Rachelle Verner-Cain (Gerry) of Trenton, Greg Verner (Shane) of Milford, Vicky Verner (Rick Wight) of Waupoos and the late Tom.


Horwood MaudHORWOOD, Maud (nee Grant) - It is with great sadness and heavy hearts we announce the passing of Maud Horwood on Saturday, January 6, 2018, in her 88th year at the Lennox & Addington County General Hospital surrounded by family.

Predeceased by parents John Grant and Elizabeth Grant (nee Gardiner).

Predeceased by loving husband Graham Horwood.

Loving mother to Donna Horwood, Joanne Griffin, David Horwood (Debbie), and Paul Horwood (Wendy).


LEITHWOOD, Lois Joan (nee Botts) - At the Hallowell House Nursing Home on Friday January 5, 2018, Lois passed away at the age of 84.

Beloved wife of the late John William "Bus" Leithwood.

Loved mother to Colleen (Rick Slack) of Owen Sound, Guy (Leanne) of Keswick and the late Earl of Black River.

Dear sister of Betty (Sherman) Sedore, Joe Surman, Debbie (George) Baranyai and the late Barbara Prescott and Hubert, Harrison and Earl Botts.


Cembal JoeCEMBAL, Joseph - Peacefully, on Friday, January 5, 2018. 

Joseph Cembal, of Marmora, in his 82nd year. 

Son of the late Stephen and Doris Cembal. 

Husband of the late Patricia Cembal. 

Dear friend and significant other of Bonnie Ferguson. 


MARACLE, Mabe Irene - Passed away peacefully at the H.J. McFarland Memorial Home, Picton on Friday, January 5, 2018, at the age of 95. 

Loving wife of the late Huron “Hooker” Maracle.

Beloved mother of Ilene Palmateer (Mervin) of Deseronto, Mary Maracle (Ronnie) of Deseronto, Donnie (Ron) of Roblin, Eleanor Neilon (Mike) of Port McNicholl, the late Barb Riley (Bob) of Kingston, Gary (Carol) of Niagara Falls, Richard (Brenda) of Belleville and Roxanne Henderson (Bill) of Port McNicholl.


Hyde PeggyHYDE, Margaret Jean “Peggy” - On Friday, January 5, 2018, Margaret “Peggy” Hyde passed away with her family at her side, at Quinte Health Care Belleville General, in her 76th year. 

She is survived by her loving husband Ronald, as well as her beloved children Brian (Kelly), Paul (Sherry), Brenda (Yves), and Leonard (Lawrie). 

She will be dearly missed by her exceptionally lucky 11 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren, her brothers Rick (Patricia) and Larry (Sandy), her sister Kathy (Bob), her many nieces and nephews and the Lee family of Madoc. 


Walker DebWALKER, Deborah Lizzetta - Peacefully, at her home in Boulter, on Friday, January 5, 2018. 

Deborah Walker, age 63, was the beloved wife of Allan Walker. 

Loved sister of Sandra Ford, and Alfred Ford (Terri). 

Loving aunt of Michelle Ford (Chris). 


SHERWIN, Mellville “Wayne” - Of Belleville, entered into rest at QHC Belleville General Hospital on Friday January 5, 2018 in his 83rd year.

Dear son of the late Joseph Allan Sherwin & the late Elva May Sherwin (nee Killingbeck).

Cherished husband of Gwenneth Elaine Sherwin (nee Stephens) for 63 years.

Loving father of Karen Ramsay (late husband Ken) and the late Linda Sherwin.


Clapper ThelmaCLAPPER, Thelma Jean - At Caressant Care Nursing Home, Marmora, on Thursday, January 4, 2018. 

Thelma Clapper, of Madoc, in her 86th year. 

Daughter of the late Frederick and Mable Wiggins. 

Wife of the late Carl Clapper. 

Mother of Terry Clapper, Christine (Bill) Holland, Rick (Maureen) Rump, Carla (Butch) Haight, Lori MacDonald, and Kevin Clapper. 


Hall ShirleyHALL, Shirley Merle - In the early hours of Thursday, January 4, 2018, Shirley slipped away quietly at McQuigge Lodge, Belleville in her 94th year.

She was the loving and beloved wife of Richard Hall who predeceased her in 2006.

Cherished mother of Sharon (Lyle) Vanclief and Barbara (Don) Allaire.

She leaves behind her grandchildren Kurt Vanclief, Geoff (Kelly) Allaire, Vanessa Vanclief (Gavin Smyth), Mark (Janet) Allaire as well as 7 great grandchildren.


BAIN, Betty Ann (nee Boyd) - At Caressant Care Nursing Home, Marmora, on January 4, 2018. 

Betty Bain, of Marmora, in her 88th year. 

Daughter of the late Earnest and Amy Boyd. 

Wife of the late Ken Bain. 


Payne GaryPAYNE, Gary Llewellyn - Longtime employee of Battlefield Equipment for 40 + years, it is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Gary, at his home on Thursday, January 4, 2018 in his 64th year.

Son of the late William “Bill” (late Betty) and Evelyn “Sam” Payne.

Loving husband of 27 years to Barbara (nee Royce).

Much loved father of Natashya McDonald (Casey) of Brockville, and proud Papa to Finn and Max.


MACMULLEN, John Andrew - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of John MacMullen on Thursday, January 4, 2018, in his 67th year at Hastings Manor LTCF surrounded by family.


Aikenhead FredaAIKENHEAD, Freda - Passed away peacefully at the Trent Valley Lodge, Trenton, on Thursday January 4, 2018 in her 92nd year.

Freda was born August 14th, 1926 in Shildon, England to Alan and Mary (Lowis) Hill.

She made the journey to Canada, as a warbride, and was married to William Frederick Aikenhead, who predeceased her on November 23rd, 1996.

Dear mother of Carolyn Bos (late Martin) partner Doug of Belleville, Yvonne Berardo (Nello) of Surrey B.C., Pamela Naugler (David) of Wooler, and Sandra Jackson (Ken) of Trenton.


Garey SherylGAREY, Sheryl May - Passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at the Lennox & Addington Hospital in Napanee in her 53rd year. 

Daughter of Roger Brant and the late Gloria Brant. 

Loving wife of Greg General. 

Cherished mom of John Garey (Christine Lyons), Jordan Dodge and stepmom of Jennifer General, Nicole General and Jake General. 


BURKE, Eugene Thomas - Passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018.

Beloved husband of the late Joyce (Moore) Burke

Dear stepfather of Janice & Laverne Stapley of Bancroft and Ken & Christine Richardson of Peterborough.

Dear brother of Charles Burke and the late Cecil, Ralph and Dennis Burke, Helen Bierworth, Eileen Armstrong and Joyce Potts.


SINON, Bobbi-Jo - At Kingston General Hospital, on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. 

Bobbi-Jo Sinon, of Madoc, in her 17th year. 

Daughter of Nyaaba Abingya, Africa and Jaime Sinon, Madoc. 

Sister of Samuel & Jonathan Sinon.  

Dear friend of Cody Lachlan, Tweed. 


QUINTON, Alice Finkle - Peacefully at the Q.H.C., Trenton Memorial Hospital, on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 in her 87th year.

Daughter of the late John and Nellie Chambers.

Beloved wife of Norman Quinton.

Loving mother of Lori (Doug) Newfield of Plainfield, June (David) Reeve of St. Catharines, Paul (Ingrid) Quinton of Pickering.