Garghan JamesGARGHAN, James - Long time employee of Nortel for 40 years, entered into rest at the QHC Belleville General Hospital on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 in his 89 th year.

Son of the late Thomas and Anne Garghan.

Beloved husband of Lily Garghan.

Loving father of Peter Garghan (Theresa) of Belleville.

Predeceased by siblings Cecilia, Margaret, Mary, Beatrice and Bernard.


Fairbairn BarbFAIRBAIRN, Barbara - Peacefully in the hands of her husband William at Hospice Prince Edward on Wednesday April 5, 2017.

Barbara Fairbairn of Jasper Street, Picton formerly of Montreal at the age of 86.

Dear sister of Vivian Hammond of Ireland, Isobel Helm (Gordon) of Cornwall and Muriel Hammond of Montreal.

Barbara will be missed by her nieces and nephews.


Scott MarySCOTT, Mary Teresa (nee McMahon) - Passed away at her home on Wednesday, April 5, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Joe Scott.

Dear mother of Mary Way (Blaine), Joe ( Rhonda), Anna Marie (John), Trish and John (Alison).

Loving grandmother to Katie, Michael, Ashton, Sarah, Kelsey and Jamie and great grandmother to Owen, Emmett and Bentley.


SMITH, Allen - Of Belleville, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, at the age of 85, on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, at Hastings Manor Long Term Care Facility.

Allen was born in Trenton, Ontario to Donald and Mabel (Passaw) Keating Smith.

Allen had been happily married to Helen (Snider) for 54 years before her passing in 2008.

He is survived by his two sons, John Keating and his wife Suzanne of Ottawa, ON and Rob Smith and his wife Leanne Lieberman, of Kingston, ON; and four grandchildren, Mitchell and Hannah Keating, and Makaio and Dassa Lieberman-Smith.


BLAIR, Donald - (Resident of Gilmour, Ontario) - Peacefully at his residence on Wednesday April 5, 2017 in his 83rd year.

Beloved son of the late Theron and Hazel Blair.

Don was a teacher for many years in Belleville.


WANG (Ling), Kay Chung - Mme Ling passed away April 5, 2017, at Montreal General Hospital, in her 85th year.

Kay was born March 25, 1932 in Taichung, Taiwan. She was educated in both Chinese and Japanese. While growing up in Taiwan she heroically saved her brother's life during WWII.

She was united in marriage to Ko-Ching Ling in 1954, an electronic/aviation engineer. He preceded her in death on January 17, 2017. They were married for 63 years.


LAPALME, Thelma Reta (Regan) - Passed away on Tuesday, April 4, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Roger.

Loving mother of Linda and Marlena Lapalme both of Bancroft, Andrea Bourbonnais of Newmarket, Dana Lapalme of Oshawa and the late Sandra Lapalme.

Loving grandmother to her 10 grandchildren and their families.


MacCool JoeMACCOLL, Joseph Edward 'Joe' - April 22, 1930 - April 4, 2017 - Of Derry, Northern Ireland, Peterborough and Picton, Ontario, passed away peacefully surrounded by his beloved family.

He will be sadly missed by his children Martin and his wife Lesley of Winnipeg MB, Colm and his wife Cindy of Prince Edward County, Fiona and her wife Jennifer of Toronto, and the late Anne MacCool.

“Grandpa Joe” will also be missed by Brendan, Erin, Jack, Isabelle, and Sam.

We take great comfort in knowing that Joe will be reunited in spirit with Lil, his beloved wife of 51 years. Theirs was a love like no other, and their devotion to one another inspired everyone who knew them.


Lane BobLANE, Robert 'Bob' George - Promoted to glory in his 97th year, at home, on April 4, 2017.

Son of the late George Robert and Emily May Lane. Born in Hambledon, Surrey, England.

Loving brother to Irene May Quinto and the late Gordon Roger Lane.

Predeceased, in 1988, by his wife of 45 years Phyllis Louise (Royle). Also predeceased by daughter in law Barbara Lane, son in law Earl Derbyshire and granddaughter Cher Lynn Derbyshire.


Henley StevenHENLEY, Steven Victor - Peacefully at home, with family by his side on Tuesday, April 4, 2017.

Steven Henley of Brighton in his 67th year.

Loved son of Bette (DeMille) and the late Victor Henley.

Beloved husband of Linda Pryde. Loving father of Kim (Paul) Camilleri of Oshawa, Dawn (Boyd) Coombs of Little Britain and Kelly Henley (Steve Mullins) of Windsor.

Survived by siblings Bette Ann (Farley) Paro and Terry Henley.


Frenette JeanneFRENETTE, Jeanne Marie Alice - Died at Kingston General Hospital on Tuesday April 4, 2017.

She will be missed by her dear friends and staff at Westlake Terrace, Prince Edward County where she enriched the life of others the past four years.

Formerly of Montreal, Peterborough and Oshawa.


POST, George Richard - May 13th, 1932 - April 4th, 2017.

Passed away in Picton on Tuesday, April 4th, 2017.

Cremation has taken place.




Bull SheilaBULL, Sheila Marie (nee Woodacre) - Entered into rest on April 4, 2017 at Crown Ridge Place, Trenton. At the age of 86.

Predeceased by her husband Charles (Ted) Bull, mother of Richard of Campbellford and Suzan of St John, New Brunswick.

She had six grandchildren Elizabeth, Mark, Stephen, Danna, Joseph, Emma, great grandchildren Natasha, Allen and Ian.


CAMPBELL, Hester Kathleen (Davis) - Passed away at Bancroft, ON on Monday, April 3, 2017.

Beloved wife and best friend of Bill.

Loving mother of Kathy & Peter Donaldson of Peterborough, Bill & Elizabeth Campbell of Bancroft and Lori & John Dortono of Whitby.

Loving grandmother of Adam, Cory, Sarah, Joshua, Nicholas, T.J., Ginessa, Mitchell and Morgan and their families.


Whiting BeaWHITING, Beatrice Edith (Thomas) Whiting - April 14, 1924 – April 3, 2017 - Dear daughter of the late George and Nellie Thomas.

Predeceased by husband Roy.

Cherished Mother of Gary (Debbie).

Also, lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Marsha (Mark), Steven (Salwa). Remembered by her great grandchildren Jessica (Andrew), Erica and Austin. Remembered by great great grandson Jaxon.


Sampson ShirleySAMPSON, Shirley Anne (nee White) - Passed away peacefully in her twin sister’s arms surrounded by her family on Monday April 3, 2017 in her 81st year.

She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Louis Sampson.

She was predeceased by her brothers; Joe (Jack) White, Donnie White and sister Lois Black.

Shirley leaves behind her beloved twin Ivy, sisters Rita Linney and Debbie Stewart.


Rosebush PhyllisROSEBUSH, Phyllis Jean - Passed away peacefully in her 95th year, at Trenton Memorial Hospital, with family by her side on Monday, April 3, 2017.

Beloved daughter of the late Herbert and Maud Holtom,

Wife of the late Eugene H. Rosebush Jr.

Mother to Mary (Dale), Marilyn (Jim), Sandra ( Wayne), Nancy (Dennis), Brian (Karen), Earl (Donna), Eugene (Beverly) and pre-deceased by son Phillip.


CASSIDY, Bonnie Lynn - At Peterborough Extendicare, on April 3, 2017.

Born in Sudbury, Ontario, on November 30, 1951.

The daughter of Judy (Hollander) and Harold Johnston.

Bonnie will be missed by her husband James Cassidy and sons Dean and Jeff.


Scott MarySCOTT, Mary Adelaide - Suddenly, at Quinte Health Care North Hastings Hospital, Bancroft, on Sunday, April 2, 2017. 

Mary (Campbell) Scott, age 56, of Bancroft, was the beloved wife of John. 

Loving mother of Jasmine Scott (Lance Prentice) and Jonathan Scott (Paige Witty). 

Daughter of the late James and Margaret (Barry) Campbell. 


GOODMAN, Velma (Fleguel) - Passed away on Sunday, April 2, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Orval.

Loving mother of Karen & Laverne Boyle, Gail & Ralph Card, Brian & Helen Goodman and Cheryl Goodman, all of Bancroft.

Loving grandmother of Jason, Cherri, Lisa, Brandon, Brittney and their families.


Hamilton GlennHAMILTON, William “Glenn” - To all who knew him, September 3, 1932-April 2, 2017. Glenn Hamilton passed away peacefully with family by his side on April 2, 2017.

Son of the late William and Thelma Hamilton (Sherrard).

Brother to the late Margaret (Stewart) Mainprise), Bruce (Terry) Hamilton, Roy (Pauline) Hamilton, Ruth (Carl) Reid, Shirley (Frank) Dean, Jean (Dave) Demille, Robert (Flossie) Hamilton,

Glenn was from Trenton Ontario and resided in Belleville, Ontario for seven decades. He lived in the same house on Albany Heights; that he took loving care of for just over five decades.


FERRILL, Kenneth Russell “Kenny” - Founder & President, The Devil’s Syndicate, Owner/Operator – Best Price Fencing, tragically on Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory on Sunday, April 2, 2017.

Kenny Ferrill in his 44th year. Son of the late Carl & Joan Ferrill (nee Lewis).

Beloved husband of Jennifer (nee McGuigan) and cherished father of Darren McGuigan of Halifax, NS, Chantal Adams of Madoc, Emily, Cherokee and Dominic Ferrill all at home.


PALMER, Dorothy Audrey (nee Morrison) - Passed away at Westgate Lodge Nursing Home, Belleville on Saturday, April 1, 2017 in her 98th year.

Daughter of the late John & Maude Morrison.

Beloved mother of Linda Murphy (Terry) of Belleville, Cathie Godden (late Alec) of Jarvis, Rick Palmer (Anne) of Thurlow and Gail Wilson (David) of Belleville.


EAGEN, Philip Daniel - Passed away at Quinte Health Care Belleville General Hospital, Belleville, on Saturday, April 01, 2017. 

Dan Eagen, age 71 of Bancroft, was the beloved husband of Rosemary (Lubsen) Eagen. 

Loving father of James (Lori) Eagen of Windsor.  

Brother of Geraldine Demars and the late Patrick Eagen. 

Cremation.  Dan’s family will receive relatives and friends at the Bridge Community Church (29670 Hwy 62N., Birds Creek) on Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. A Memorial Service will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Steve Brethour officiating. 

As expressions of sympathy, donations to a Charity of Choice would be appreciated by the family.




Hicks GeoHICKS, George - September 9, 1939 - April 1, 2017 - Peacefully, at the Trenton Memorial Hospital on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at the age of 77.

Loving husband of Lois (Kelly) of Belleville.

Dear father of Lisa Hicks (James Dixon) and Lorie Wood, all of Belleville.

Memories of Papa will always be cherished in the hearts of his grandchildren Kelly and Curtis.


KETCHESON, James William Freeman - At his residence on Saturday, April 1, 2017 in his 99th year. 

Son of the late George and Irene (nee Prentice) Ketcheson. 

Beloved husband of Gwen Wright of Belleville and the late Edna Ketcheson (nee Smithrim). 

Loving father of Jane (Jack) Herbert of Guelph, Marion (Duncan) Goldie of St. Thomas, Sarah Wilson of Winnipeg and George (Velma) Ketcheson of Belleville.