LITTLE, Eleanor Marion - Passed away peacefully at Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto on February 20, 2017.
Eleanor was the partner and best friend of Ron Miller of Kirkfield. She was the loving mother of Lori Culbert (Joe Timlin) of Vancouver and cherished grandmother of Ainslie, Drew and Blythe.
Predeceased by her parents Russell and Allison Little of Little Britain. Dear sister of Dave Little (Sandy), Graeme Little (Audrey), Ann Campbell (Dave), Kathy Firth (Ron), and Scott Little (Nancy). She will be missed by many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Eleanor was a teacher and a writer. She was an avid gardener, following in the footsteps of her mother Allison.
McISAAC, Milton Dale – Passed away peacefully in his sleep with his family by his side on Monday, February 20th at the age of 71.
Milton was the beloved husband of the late Carol.
Loving father of Bobby (Karen) and Sheila (Dale) Arsenault. Adored papa of Shayla Arsenault; Katelynn and Matthew McIsaac. Loving brother of George (Marilyn), Donna (Glenwood) of Nova Scotia and predeceased by Russell and Joyce.
Dear son of the late Olive and Gerald McIsaac.
THOMPSON, Marie 'Claire' (née St. Denis) - (October 31,1924 - February 20, 2017) -
Claire passed away very peacefully with family by her side at the Peterborough Regional Health Care Centre at the age of 92.
Beloved wife of 67 years to late George Robert Thompson Sr.
Daughter to Amedee Olivier St. Denis and Zaline (Emma) St. Denis (née Henley). Claire was a loving sister to her 7 brothers and sisters, a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend.
DIEZEL, Alma - (1924 - 2017) - Alma Diezel died peacefully at home on February 19, 2017.
She leaves her son Glenn, daughter-in-law Jude, her beloved grandchildren Zeke (Jillian) and Grace, and family and friends both in Switzerland and Canada.
Alma was born on February 7, 1924 in Switzerland. She spoke often of her happy childhood and the love she shared with her siblings Elsie, Erna, Enoch, Susanne, Arthur and their families.
She met her husband Alexander at the end of the war. After the death of their first child Roy, they moved to Canada to start a new life. The friendships they formed on their journey by ship lasted their lifetimes.
WILSON, Candice Anne - Passed away peacefully in Bobcaygeon on Saturday February 18, 2017. Candice Wilson of Milford, formerly of Tottenham, in her 66th year.
Beloved wife of the late Wesley Kobelka.
Will be loved and remembered by her children Ryan Kobelka, Josh Schrader (April), and Aaron Schrader. Beloved "Granny" to Hunter, Wesley, Abigail, Nicholas, Emily, and Ryan. Also remembered by her siblings Sheilagh, Leah (Charles), Martin and Jim.
TORRANCE, Murray Ross - (Retired General Motors) - Entered into rest after a brief illness at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay with his family at his side, on Saturday February 18, 2017 at the age of 64.
Murray was the treasured husband for 34 years to Debbie (nee Leonard). Adored son of Gladys O'Brien and her late husband Charley Torrance.
Loved father of Andrew and Leila, and Justin and May. Cherished grandfather of Zurie, Saoirse and Henry. Dear son-in-law of Olga Leonard and her late husband George. Special brother of Linda McLeod (Craig) also brother-in-law to Linda Hoskin, Tom Leonard (Jamie), Patti Selby (Stephen), Kathy Drumm (Jim), Doug Leonard (Beverly), Janet Kingsley.
THERAULT, Frank Elliott - (April 29, 1948 - February 18, 2017) -
Passed away Saturday, February 18, 2017 at Frost Manor, Lindsay.
DAVIS, Robert Franklyn - (September 11, 1944 - February 17, 2017) -
Suddenly at Ross Memorial Hospital on Friday, February 17, 2017.
Robert Franklyn Davis, beloved husband of Patricia. Loving father of Elizabeth (Philip) Withall and the late John. Papa will be missed by Erica and James.
CAMPBELL, Dennis James - (September 9, 1947 - February 17, 2017) -
Passed away Friday, February 17, 2017.
Dear brother of Deborah (Rick Hayes).
Uncle of Vance and Ashlie Armstrong. Great Uncle of Averie and Kayla. Great Great Uncle of Aalaiah.
GARDNER, Joan Katheryn - Passed away peacefully on Friday February 17, 2017 at Caressant Care Nursing Home in Lindsay.
Joan held a career as a medical secretary at both Sunnybrook and Branson Hospitals before moving to Bobcaygeon in 2007.
Throughout her four-year struggle with a stroke and diabetic complications, the staff at Caressant Care created a comfortable and caring environment with their kindness, compassion, humour, and respect. Words cannot express how much this was appreciated – thank you Dr. Fagan and everyone at Caressant Care.
CONNELLY, Giles - (Resident of Haliburton, Ontario) - Peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday evening, February 16, 2017 in his 91st year.
Beloved husband of Gladys Connelly (nee Smith). Loving father of Susan (William Sinclair) of Oshawa and Peter (Gail) of Barrie.
Fondly remembered by his grandchildren Brian (Carol), Angela (Isaac), April (Chad), Shay (Kal), Lindsay (Geoff), Douglas and by great grandchildren Storm, Felicity, Kaine, Colby, Cassidy, Xavier, Keyaira and Remy.
Dear brother of Norma Curran. Predeceased by his daughter Carolyn, his brothers Ivan, Melvin and sisters Grace, Wanda and Marion. Also fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews.
ROBERTS, Elaine Delores - Passed away suddenly at home in Haliburton on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. In her 85th year.
Dear mother of Jwayne (Jim), Tom (Suzanne), Kim (Keith) and Wendy (Kevin). Loving grandmother of 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
Dear sister of Bernice (Roy), Jack (Barb), Eleanor (Jim). Fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews, family and friends.
WERESZCZAKOWSKI, Roman Slavomir 'Dziadza' - Born on October 16, 1994 in Berlin, Germany and passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 in Peterborough, Ontario, at the age of 72.
Loving husband of Christine for 53 years. Dear father of Donna (Allan) Gardiner, and Diane Darroch. Loving Jaja of Kayla (Brett), Roman, Jacob and Jessica. Jaja loved his dogs Lola, Coco, Rolo and Porcia.
Lovingly remembered by his family and friends.
PACKARD, Joyce (nee Farrell) - Peacefully in Belleville, Ontario with her family by her side on Tuesday morning, February 14, 2017 in her 83rd year.
Beloved wife of the late Royce Mervin Packard.
Loving mother of Marlene (Jim Heickert) of Napanee, Reuben "Jim" (Michele) of Bancroft, Lorraine (Ralph Hughey) of Harcourt, Frank (Janette) of Wilberforce and Deloris Packard of Belleville. Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Shona, Troy, Jason, Cassandra, Jesse, Jenny, Douglas, Melissa, Sabrina, Kimberley and by her 18 great grandchildren.
Predeceased by her daughters Catherine and Elizabeth "Betsy," her brothers Russell, Gary, Wallace, Eldon, and by her sister Isabelle.
COULING, Linda May (nee Howe) - Passed away peacefully at home in Minden on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 surrounded by her family, at the age of 70.
Beloved wife of Barry. Dear mother of Lisa and her husband Claude of Sudbury, Susanne of Haliburton and Steve of Haliburton. Loving grandma of Thomas, Loretta, Dale, Danielle, Nicole, Caden and great grandma of Madison, Karley, Hailey, Kale and Cole.
Dear sister of Joe, Shirley, Virginia and predeceased by Mary. Fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews, family and friends.
PAUDASH, Dean Lloyd - (February 3, 1955 - February 14, 2017) - It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Dean, in his 63rd year, after a long and courageous battle with ALS.
He is survived by his loving wife Laurie (nee McDonnell) and daughter Melissa (Shawn). Predeceased by his son Jeremy (2007).
Son of the late George (Doe) and Anne Paudash. Son in law of Elizabeth and the late Alexander McDonnell. Brother of Geraldine Musgrave, Carol (Frank), Glen (Virg), Garry, Sharon Benstead (Terry), Kevin (Val), and Beverley Sager (Wayne).
Brother in law of Aileen McCalip and Anne Bellanger. Predeceased by Shannon McCalip, Fred Bellanger, Margaret Cowie and Michael. Loved by many nieces, nephews and their families.
BLASCO, Constance Irene 'Connie' - Connie, known to all as Nana and Auntie Connie, passed away peacefully in her sleep in her 94th year at Oakwood Terrace, Dartmouth NS on Valentine's Day - February 14, 2017.
Born in Winnipeg Man., Connie moved to Toronto with her husband at the end of WWII. She moved to Lindsay in 1962 where she resided until her move to Dartmouth in 2011.
Connie led an energetic, enthusiastic and busy life actively involved in raising a family, working as a bookkeeper, helping run a business, travelling the globe, donating her time to charities and volunteer organizations and even working as a bus tour guide around Canada and the US in her 70's.
BURKE, Robert George - It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Robert George Burke, at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay on Monday, February 13, 2017.
Surrounded by his family, Robert passed away peacefully into the presence of his Lord and Saviour.
Robert, in his 94th year, was the beloved husband of Alice (nee McDonald).
Much loved father of Sharon Cooley (Chris), Bonnie Burke, Heather Burke (Tristram) and Dale Burke (Starla). Loving grandfather of Philip and Martin.
BARKER, Douglas Charles - Entered into rest at the Ross Memorial Hospital on Monday, February 13th, 2017 in his 58th year.
Douglas was the loving husband of Gwen Archer and in their 36th year of marriage.
Loving father of Courtney (Pierce) Robitaille of Alberta, Alicia (Jesse Sullivan), Mitchell (Jessica Heard). Cherished papa of Brooklynn "Babs" Barker. Son of the Flossie Parcells and late Lorne Barker.
Brother of Sheryle Currins (Murray), Gerald (Connie), Nancy Pearce (Ron), David (Virginia), Barbara John (Jeffrey) and predeceased by Gary and Pat. Dear son-in-law of Joe and Eleanor Archer. Douglas will be lovingly remembered by his many nieces and nephews.
MANGAARD, Kathryn Ann Kenzie - (October 14, 1958 - February 13, 2017) -
Passed away Monday, February 13, 2017.
Cremation has taken place.
JONES, Carol E. - (Resident of Haliburton, Ontario) - Surrounded by friends who loved her, Carol passed peacefully on Saturday morning, February 11, 2017 in her 95th year.
Loving mother of Melanie, Carol, Christopher and Denise.
Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Doug, Bonnie, Stephen, Sean, Rob, John, Tom, Brooke and Jancis and by her 11 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Mary Clark.
Predeceased by her daughter Nancy and her sister Gloria Hailey.
LEMESURIER, Joseph Herman Honore - (May 14, 1944 - February 11, 2017) -
Passed away Saturday, February 11, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay.
DENBY, Paul Charles John - On Saturday, February 11, 2017, Paul’s fight with ALS ended with peace, while his family stayed at his side and his many friends were on his mind.
Paul was a loving father to his cherished daughter Summer, and will be remembered by her Mom, Brittany Harper.
Beloved son of Gwen and Bill Denby, and dear brother of Diane (Chris) Mackey. Loving uncle to Olivia and Elora. Paul will be missed by his Grandma Viola McFadyen, his uncle David, Aunt Cleowne, and Uncle Kent, his cousins Jason, Steven, and Kevin, nieces Danika and Ryder. Forever in his heart remains Sara O’Reilly.
REEDS, May - (1922 - 2017) - With sadness we announce the passing of May Reeds on Saturday, February 11th, 2017 at Caressant Care on Mary.
May was the beloved wife of the late Cecil Reeds (1993).
Dearly loved mother of Kaye Reeds (Gary McMullen) and Tom Reeds and his wife Sharon. Dear grandmother of Scott Littlejohn, Angela Brethour (Scott) and Niki Mair. Great grandmother of Ayden and Sam Brethour and Abby and Syerra Mair.
CHOPIN, Theodore Michael - (September 19, 1946 - February 10, 2017) -
Passed away Friday, February 10, 2017 at the age of 70.
PIKE, Lonzel "Lon" -(Proud Veteran WWII) - Entered into rest peacefully at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Monday, January 30, 2017.
Lon, in his 95th year, was the beloved husband of Sophie for 64 years.
Much loved father of his daughters Cathy and Barb and her husband Doug and loving grandfather of Stephanie and her husband Dan and great grandfather of Ben. He will also be missed by his son Lonny, wife Pat, his grandchildren Wendy, Christopher (deceased), Mathew and Jennifer and his 5 great grandchildren.
Lon touched the lives of many people in his professional and personal lives.
He will be remembered as a honorary director of Lindsay & District Sports Hall of Fame and for his service in the Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve.