Van Houdt MadridVAN HOUDT, Madrid (nee Zealand) - Passed away peacefully at Lindsay, Ontario on November 20, 2017 at the age of 79.

Madrid was born in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan on September 2, 1939, the youngest daughter of Clement and Lulu Zealand (Bell). The family relocated to Dunsford, Ontario in the early 1950s. Madrid was predeceased by her siblings, Audrey, Gerald, Eileen and Shirley.

Madrid taught in Oshawa and at Curve Lake. Wife of the late John Van Houdt, she leaves behind son Gerald, (wife Lynne), and grandchildren Owen, Colin and Seth.

 

Marchand ReneMARCHAND, Marinus Adrianus Gerardus 'Rene' - (January 18, 1934 - November 19, 2017) -  Passed peacefully with his family by his side on Sunday, November 19, 2017.

Marinus Adrianas Gerardus Marchand was born in Tilburg the Netherlands on January 18, 1934. He was the eldest of four siblings, including sisters Catherine and Mieke and brother Adrian. René joined the Army and performed his military service for two years from 1955 to 1957 in Holland.

Following in his father's footsteps, Rene completed his training as a hairstylist and began his career before marrying Antoinnetta Van Den Hout on January 20th, 1959.

Rene became a proud parent of a little girl, Carmen on September 29, 1959, soon followed by their second child, Yolande on February 1, 1961. In August 1962, Rene and Netty immigrated to Canada to begin a new life. On September 4, 1963, they welcomed their son Ivo into the world.

    

McLaughlan HughMcLAUGHLAN, Hugh - Passed away peacefully at home on Friday, November 17, 2017, in his 87th year.

Eldest of six siblings, and is survived by brothers Jim (Coral), Robert (Alice) and his sister Barbara (Spud).

He was a loving father of Margaret (Jim) Whitlam, Jim (deceased), Isabel (Bill) Intoccia, Debra (Tom) Byrne and Gregory (Tammy) and a cherished grandfather of eight.

He leaves behind his loving companion Charlene of 23 years and her three children, nine grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

 

McLeod CraigMcLEOD, Craig Cameron  - Entered into rest at the Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay on Saturday November 18, 2017 in his 78th year.

Craig was the beloved husband for 51 years to Linda Torrance.

Survived by his daughter Amie Perreault and son Brian McLeod and 3 granddaughters Lindsay and Kelsey Perreault and Willow Upper.

Son-in-law of Gladys Torrance and brother-in-law to Debbie and the late Murray Torrance. Dear uncle of Andrew and Justin and their families.

 

Austen ArtAUSTEN, Arthur 'Art' John - Passed away peacefully at the Pinecrest Nursing Home, Bobcaygeon on Saturday, November 18, 2017, in his 85th year.

Beloved husband of the late Minnie (nee Rogers). Dear father of Brian and his wife Shelley of Minden, Lee and his wife Kim of Red Lake, Bret and his wife Debbie of Barrie.

Loving grandfather of Leslie Austen, April Austen-Hirstwood (Jake), Melissa Austen, Ash-Lee Austen, Amanda Gilbert, Jeremy Gilbert and great grandfather of Arianna, Ella and Mackenzie.

 

LEVEILLE, Annette - (April 29, 1924 - November 18, 2017) - 

Passed away on November 18, 2017.

 

Conroy DonCONROY, Donald Edward 'Don' – Passed away on November 18th, 2017 at his home, at the age of 77.

Don was the beloved husband of “Sam” Conroy. Father of Gordon (Cheryl) and Raymond (Lorenna). Loving grandfather of Jessica.

Brother of Jack (the late Marlene) and Anne Marie Deschamps. Predeceased by Gordon (survived by Norma), Dorothy Davey (Fred), Shirley Grove (Jack), Robert and William (Katie).

 

Ostler JohnOSTLER, John Arthur - John passed away at Fenelon Court Long Term Care on Friday, November 17, 2017 in his 70th year.

Predeceased by his loving wife Mary Seres.

Dear father-in-law of Kim Fiedler-Seres.

Dear step-dad of the late John Seres. Loving Papa to Daphne and Colin. Brother of Wayne.

 

Downey RobertDOWNEY, Robert Phillip “Bob”  - Passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday November 16, 2017.

Bob was in his 83rd year. Beloved husband of Marian.

Loving father of Jodi Downey, and Jill Lindo (nee. Downey).

Cherished grandfather of Adam, Justin, and Corrinne Lindo.

 

Douglas ChristopherDOUGLAS, Christopher Blain - Entered into rest at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Thursday, November 16, 2017.

Dear son of Bertram Douglas and the late Anne Westaway-Hopkins. Father of Johnathan Douglas and Justin Cameron.

Brother of Lori Douglas, and Lisa Malcomson. Fondly remembered by his wife Barbara Burrows.

 

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. Cherished friend of Donna King.

 

Restivo VivianRESTIVO, Vivian Marie (Dewar) - Peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay surrounded by friends and family on Wednesday November 15, 2017 at the age of 66 years.

Vivian Restivo 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). Dear mother to the Graham boys; Steven, Paul (Jill), Adam (Jody) and James (Sue).

 

STUART, Edith Helen - Peacefully at United Mennonite Home, Vineland on November 15, 2017 in her 96th year.

Dear sister of Mary Milton of Winnipeg and the late Bruce.

Dear sister-in-law of Bernice of Grimsby.

 

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.

 

McPhaden DonaldMcPHADEN, Donald  - (Owner of Donald McPhaden Construction for 60 years)

Passed away peacefully at the Haliburton Hospital on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, in his 98th year.

Beloved husband of Trudy and the late Jean and Edna.

Dear father of Roger and his wife Gisela. Dear brother of Marie Cox and predeceased by Doug.

Fondly remembered by his friends and the congregation of the Jehovah’s Witnesses.

 

Anderson EileenANDERSON, Eileen Margaret - Passed away peacefully on November 13th, 2017, in her 87th year, after living courageously with ALS.

Eileen was the beloved wife of the late Donald Campbell Anderson (2013). Loving mother of Christine (Robert) Vander Pyl of Priddis AB, and Jane Anderson (Ross Cation) of Toronto ON, and predeceased by step daughter Victoria Troup (2000).

Loving Grandmother of Kaitlin and Kira Kirk. Sister of Stacey Lane, and John Anderson and his wife Celia, all of England. Eileen will be sadly missed by all of her extended family and friends.

Eileen taught physical education at LCVI. She was the president of the Overseas Women’s Association and a chairman of the Fortnightly Book Club.

 

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.

 

Kent NeilKENT, Raymond 'Neil' Allison Kent - (Resident of Lindsay, Ontario)

Passed away suddenly at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on November 13, 2017, with his loving family by his side, at the age of 75.

Loving husband of Patty Kent for 36 years.

Dear father of Dale Myles, Brian (Andrea), and John (Christine), Grandfather PITA of Kyle, Brock, Zack, Jon-David, Tristan, Abby, and great grandfather of Issac, Anistasia and Reyna.

 

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.