Percy LoisPERCY, Lois Noreen (née Carson)  - Passed away peacefully at the Ross Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.

At the age of 97, Lois was the beloved wife of her predeceased husbands, Edward Darmos, John Percy and Harry Kent.

Loving mother of Richard (Judy) and the late Brian Darmoss.

Survived by her dear brother Murray Carson, Paul Carson, sisters June Gissen, Phyllis Feasby.


RESTIVO, Vivian Marie (Dewar) - Peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay surrounded by friends and family on Wednesday November 15, 2017.

Vivian Restivo, age 66 years, will be remembered by her beloved partner Robert Graham.

Predeceased by her loving husband Gary Restivo (2002).

Loving mother of Cheryl (Kevin Gauthier) and Shawn (Laura).


Thomas ElsieTHOMAS, Elsie Marie (nee Brookfield) - (1925 - 2017) - Passed peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay.

She was the wife of the late Samuel Reid Thomas. Loving Mother of Reid (Patricia), Tom (Shirley), Brian, and Wayne (Dale).

Loving Grandmother of Richard (Angela), SheriLyn, Leanne (Brad), Danielle (Ryan), Sandy, and Nicholas. Proud Great Grandmother of Elizabeth (Brett), Keegan, Simplicity, Rachel, Paige, Olive, Sadie, Lucas and Owen.Proud Great Great Grandmother of Sawyer.


Wainman JoanWAINMAN, Marian 'Joan' – Entered into rest on November 13th, 2017 at Victoria Manor in Lindsay in her 96th year.

Joan was the beloved wife of the late Harold. Loving mother of Margaret, Robert, Barbara and Roy (Diane).

Proud grandmother of Christopher McGowan, Jeffery (Stacy), Jason (Mel), Michael (Vicky) Wainman, Jennifer Hadley, Tracey Smith, Lisa (Shawn) Valleau and Sally (Adam) Crockford. Great Grandmother of Cole MacKeigan, Annaliese Mackey, Alyssa and Carter Smith, Taylor, Riley, Dawson, Tristan, and Evelyn Wainman, Braunson Valleau and Mason Crockford.


ROY, Reina J. - (July 11, 1924 ~ November 12, 2017) - 

Passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay.


Lamarre YvonLAMARRE, Yvon -  (1944 - 2017) - Yvon Lamarre suddenly passed away on Sunday morning, November 12, 2017.

oving husband to Louise, three children, Richard, Carole, Sylvain and grandfather to Amanda and Heidi.


Wollens FrancesWOLLENS, Frances May (Alderman) - (March 21, 1934 - November 11, 2017) - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear friend and sister Frances Wollens.

Fran was predeceased by Fred Wollens, her loving husband of many years.

She had a very strong faith in God and an abiding belief in the resurrection of the dead that Jesus promised at John 5:28-29.

She will be missed greatly by her brothers and sisters in the Lindsay Christian congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses, but we look forward with anticipation to seeing her when she is resurrected just as Jesus promised.


Craig DavidCRAIG, David Stewart - (1947 - 2017) -

Peacefully with his family at his side on Saturday November 11, 2017 at his home in Fenelon Falls.


Spratt JackSPRATT, John 'Jack' Vincent 'Chico' - (1937 - 2017) - It is with heavy hearts that the family of Jack (Chico) Spratt announces the peaceful passing of our beloved Husband, Father, Poppa, Uncle and Brother in Law on November 10th, 2017 surrounded by his family at Victoria Manor.

Beloved husband of Jeannine (Montgomery) and Father of Dianna (Burke) and her husband Randy, Janet (Lane) and her husband Steve.

Poppa to Bradley and Mikala Burke, Ashley (Larry) Macdonald, Melissa (Tom) Whiteway and Janelle Lane. Great Poppa to Madison Macdonald and Millie Whiteway. Remembered by his nieces and nephews and many friends.


Kruger DianneKRUGER, Dianne (nee Davidson) - At Haliburton Hospital on Friday evening, November 10, 2017 in her 72nd year.

Beloved wife of Robert (Bob) Kruger. Loving mother of Don (Angela) and Denise. Fondly remembered by her grandsons Logan and Kurt. Dear sister of Sylvia (Art deBoer) and Carol Huston.

Predeceased by her parents William & Beryl Davidson, her step-father Art Dunsmore, her step-brother Paul and her step-sister Lynn. Also lovingly remembered by her many nieces and nephews.


Smith MargaretSMITH, Margaret Ann (née Downs) - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Friday, November 10th, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, at the age of 68.

Margaret was the beloved wife of Douglas Smith and recently celebrated their 42nd anniversary. Cherished mother of Lisa Smith.

Sister of William Downs (Marilyn), Mary Needle (Elmer) both of New Brunswick. Predeceased by Thomas Downs (survived by Sheila), Gary Downs (survived by Audrey). Margaret will be missed by her many nieces, nephews and close friends.


Marskell LouMARSKELL Joseph Louis 'Lou' - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of J. Lou Marskell on November 9th, 2017 after a lengthy battle with numerous illnesses in his 80th year.

Lou was the dearly beloved husband of Myrna(nee Shaw) for over 61 years. Beloved father of Joe Jr. (Janis), Tim, Dan, Eric and predeceased by Cindy. Loving Grandpa of 10 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.

Lou had a wonderful extended family who loved him dearly and who he loved.


Johnson BillJOHNSON, Victor William 'Bill' - (Metro Toronto Police Association 1958 - 1988) -

Passed away on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay. Bill Johnson of Lindsay and formerly of Bobcayeon was in his 86th year.

Beloved husband of Joyce Weir and the late Terry Johnson (2004). Dear father of Margaret Smith of Lindsay, Michelle and her husband Mike Heitzner of Ajax, Scott Sellers and his wife Karen and their children of Regina, Jeff Sellers and his wife Susan and their children of Bradford and predeceased by his son Robert Johnson (2001).


RETTIE, Bonita Louise - (February 12, 1954 ~ November 9, 2017) - 

Passed away Thursday, November 9, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay.


Switzer BarbaraSWITZER, Barbara - Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Wednesday November 8, 2017 in her 73rd year.

Barbara was the beloved wife of the late Earle Switzer (2004). Dear mother of Dennis and his wife Louise, Roger and his wife Samantha, June and her husband Jamie, Debbie and her husband Solomon, Tim and his wife Racquel.

Loving grandmother of Brandon, Taylor, Devyn, Brittany, Brooklyn, Daekin, Zoe and Sienna. Dear sister of Larry Windover. Pre deceased by siblings Eldon Windover and Lorna Sheehey.


Zidar MillieZIDAR, Mildred Irene 'Millie' (Johnson) - Passed away peacefully at Pine Crest Nursing Home, Bobcaygeon on Wednesday, November 8th, 2017, in her 97th year.

Millie was the beloved wife of the late Louis Frank Zidar. Loving mother to Donna Lafleur (Roger) and Jim Zadir (Nancy). Cherished grandmother to Marc Lafleur, Carole Lafleur, Michel Lafleur, Bruce Zidar and Doug Zidar and 5 great-grandchildren

Predeceased by her sisters and brothers. Will be missed by her many nieces, nephews and extended family.


Robinson BettyROBINSON, Betty Eileen  - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday November 8, 2017 at St. Josephs at Fleming Nursing Home.

Betty in her 89th year.

Beloved wife of the Late Earl Robinson, the late Maxwell Bartleman, and the late Angus Earl Oliver.

Caring mother to Nelson Oliver and his late wife Margot of Coe Hill.


Westheuser FrankWESTHEUSER, Frank - Passed away at Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 in his 81st year.

He was the loving father of Allan (predeceased in 2012) and Lisa (Jason O’Neill).

He never stopped fighting his battle with cancer and will be missed by many old and new friends.


PROZENKO, Linda Herta - (June 7, 1945 ~ November 7, 2017) -

Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay.


Webster HelenWEBSTER, Helen Alma (Dale) - Entered into rest suddenly at Caressant Care Nursing Home on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 in her 95th year.

Helen Dale was the beloved wife of the late Victor (2005) and dear mother of Wayne (Katherine) of Ottawa, Alan (Rayanne) of Thornhill and predeceased by son John (1964).

Dear grandmother of Kerri Stewart, John Webster, Steven Webster, Karen Gray, Janine Pileggi, Kristy Webster and Mary Smith, great-grandmother of 12.


Lane JohnLANE, John Ross – It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of John Ross Lane, on Monday, November 6, 2017 in his 65th year.

John, the beloved husband of Mary (Taylor). Loving father to Kim (Mike) Carlin. Predeceased by an infant daughter. Cherished grandfather of Maddy Paulson.

Fondly remembered by sisters Patricia (Neil) Finney, Judy Lane and brother Michael Lane. Predeceased by sisters Dorthea (Pearn) Lockwood, Jean Matthews (Walter) and Rosemarie.


Joseph EdmondJOSEPH, Edmond William Wayne - Passed away in Palliative Care at the Haliburton Hospital on Monday, November 6, 2017, at the age of 73.

Loving partner and soulmate of Gwen Turner. Dear father to Tracy (Kevin) Cameron, Terry Joseph and stepfather to Peter (Janis) Turner, and Michael Turner. Poppa to Dylan, Wesley, Emma, Hannah, Abigail and Adam.

Survived by his brothers Lanny (Elizabeth) Joseph, Ron (Bev) Joseph, by his sisters Joy (Jules) Paolozza, Jeannie (Rick) Johnston and predeceased by his brother Roy Joseph (Sharon).


Bird CarolBIRD, Faith Caroline 'Carol' - Passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday November 5, 2017 surrounded by her family. Carol in her 82nd year.

Beloved wife of the late William “Bill” Bird. Loving Mom of Joe (Anne), Valerie (Rik) Robinson, and Laura (Scott) Duncan. Cherished grandmother of Jason (Lindsay), Melissa, Will (Amanda), Phil, Andrew, and predeceased by John William. Caring GG of Mischa, Julianna, Sam, Elliot, Wesley, Ethan, and Noah.


Mitchell GerryMITCHELL, Gerry Alton (Gerald) - (May 1, 1954 - November 5, 2017) -

Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday morning, Gerry passed away in his 63rd year after a short courageous battle with cancer.

Beloved husband of Leona Collins, loving father of Kenny and Loretta (Britt) and grandfather to baby Emily.

Dear brother of Sue (Ross) MacDonald, Mike (Tania) Mitchell, Terry (Gail) Mitchell, Lynn (Brian) Best and Debbie (Dave) Mccoy. Fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews, extended family and devoted friends.

Born to the late Alton (Al) and Elizabeth (Betty) Mitchell of Gaspé.


Finney ValerieFINNEY, Valerie Ann Hillsdon (née Cummings) – Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday, November 4, 2017 in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of Carl Finney of 60 years, five children Carol Jewell (and the late Dale Jewell), Allan (Kelly Comrie), Paul (Barb), Louise Smusiak (Dave) and Kevin (Wendi).

Proud grandmother of 13 grandchildren; Derek (Jennifer), Brent and Alisha (Kyle Davis), predeceased by Karla, Joal (Michelle), Andrew, and Jeanna, Lauren Steinsky (Trevor) and Arden, Brock and Garrett, Madison and Mackenzie. Along with two great grandchildren, Jack and Alexa-Ann Jewell.


Bench RandyBENCH, Randy (aka Handy Randy) - (Resident of Harcourt, Ontario) - Peacefully with his family by his side on Friday afternoon, November 3, 2017 in his 52nd year.

Beloved husband of Lisa Haley. Loving father of Darren (Emma), Jennifer (Jason Eaton) and Tyler. Fondly remembered by his grandson Kye. Dear brother of Larry (Anke).

Randy enjoyed fishing, golfing, boating, ATV riding, off-road trucking down by Bronte Creek and in the Haliburton Highlands. He was very hardworking and could fix most anything.