Barrett DonBARRETT, Donald Henry 'Don' - Entered into rest at Caressant Care McLaughlin Nursing Home, Lindsay on Monday January 9th, 2017 at the age of 90.

Don was the beloved husband for 65 years to Ruth Lytle. Loving father of Cheryl and her husband Herb Gamble, Cindy and her husband Brian Hunt and Doug and his wife Julie. Cherished grandpa of Kelsey, Carrie Mark Hunt and Rebecca Gamble.

Dear brother of Ted. Predeceased by sister Betty Delong and her husband Don also sister-in-law Norma Barrett.

Born in Peterborough Don joined the Canadian Armed Forces when he was 17 year old. He served both in the Army and Air Force. After the war he worked at Peterborough Automotive Supplies, then moved to Lindsay where the family has lived for 50 years. He was manager of Bowes and Cocks and ran the 3 Real estate offices in Lindsay, Fenelon Fall and Bobcaygeon. He was the first President of the Lindsay Real Estate Board.


Lake JohnLAKE, John Charles Buffett 'Buff' - (Member of the Masonic Lodge for 60 years) -

Entered into rest peacefully at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay on Sunday, January 8, 2017. Buff, in his 96th year.

The beloved husband for 53 years of the late Effie Lake (1996).

Lovingly remembered by his son Buff Jr., his great grand daughter Jade and by his much loved companion Shirley of 20 years.

Dearly remembered by his four legged friend Ivy, by his friends at Bethel Church, by his many neighbours in Cowan's Bay and by his close friends Mitch and Theresa.


Ross JohnROSS, John (Ian) Cameron - (1947-2017) -

it is with profound sadness that we announce Ian's passing at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay on Friday, January 6, 2017, while surrounded by his loving family.

Beloved husband of Vivien (nee Chadwick) for 48years.

Much loved father of Alix (Michael) Taylor and Stuart (Cherie) Ross. Cherished grandfather of Jesse, Lucas and Logan and great grandfather of Mason.

Dear brother of Helen Terwey and Jean (Bill) Robb and predeceased by his brother-in-law Jacobus (Ace) Terwey. Lovingly remembered by his niece Karen and his nephews Keith and Neil. Dear son-in-law of Irene Chadwick.


Tremeer KathleenTREMEER, Kathleen Mary - Entered into rest peacefully at the age of 100 at Victoria Manor on Saturday, January 7, 2017.

Dearly beloved wife of the late Gordon Tremeer.

Loving mother of Lorne and his wife Sharron.


Bondaruk MaryBONDARUK, Mary (nee Ritzie) - Peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay on Friday, January 6th, 2017. Mary Bondaruk (nee Ritzie) was in her 94th year.

A longtime resident of Fenelon Falls, Mary was the beloved wife of the late John Bondaruk (2006) and was happily married for more than 60 years.

Mary loved her family and inspired them with her guidance and advice. She truly enjoyed sharing the stories of her life with her children and grandchildren. Dear mother of Louise Lean (Terry) of Fenelon Falls, John M. Bondaruk (Rosemary) of Oshawa, and Jane Bondaruk of Cameron.


Ferguson BruceFERGUSON, Bruce 'Fergie' - (1939 – 2017) -

It is with profound sadness that I announce that Bruce passed away peacefully on Friday, January 6, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay, with his wife of almost 49 years, Jean (Randall) by his side.

Bruce retired in 1998 after having worked with the TB of E for 34 years.

Predeceased by his mother, father, brothers David, Bill and Bob and sister Gladys. Left to mourn him are his sisters Eileen, Viola and Bernice, sister-in-law Lorraine (Kemp) and his furry friend Cal. He also had many nieces and nephews of whom he was very proud.


Carew JohnCAREW, John Charles – Passed away peacefully at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Friday, January 6, 2017 with his family by his side. John, in his 82nd year.

The beloved husband and best friend of Sheila (née Williamson), for 52 years. Loving son of the late Arthur and Amelia Carew, and predeceased by his sisters Claire Carew, Anne Boothe, and Judy McDermaid.

John is survived by his brother-in-law Ian McDermaid, and sister-in-law Valerie (Richard) Moore. He will be lovingly remembered by his Goddaughter MaryClaire Brooks, his nieces, nephews and their families.


Blanchard JoyceBLANCHARD, Joyce (nee Irish) - Resident of Haliburton, Ontario. Passed away, surrounded by her family at her residence, on Thursday afternoon, January 5, 2017 in her 87th year.

Beloved wife of the late Albert Blanchard (2016).

Loving mother of Larry (Lorrie), Debra (Bob Lambe), Julie (Roy Burk) all of Haliburton.

Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Sarah (Devin), Jeffrey, Sammi, Ashley (Cody) and by her great grandchildren Parker, Kenzie and Callie.


TAYLOR, Keith Frederick - Entered into rest at Victoria Manor Lindsay on Thursday, January 5, 2017 in his 80th year.

Keith was the beloved husband for 60 years of Rhoda Perrault.

Loving father of Kevin, Wayne, and Cathy (Fred) Chislett.

Cherished grandfather of Sabrina Pattinson (Tim), Jason, Mathew, Lindsay, James, Leanne, Kyle and Stephanie also great grandchildren Jacob, Lilah, Bram, Owen, Shayne, Sydney, Gabriel and Luke.


SHEPHERD, Carolyn May - (October 11, 1960 - January 5, 2017 ) - 

Passed away on January 5, 2017 at the age of 56.


LYON, James Percy - (October 24, 1956 - January 5, 2017 ) - 

It is with deep sadness that the family of James Lyon says goodbye.


Ecob MichaelECOB, Michael Rex Newbury - Entered into rest at Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay on Thursday January 5, 2017 at the age of 86.

Beloved husband of the late Sheila Elliott and the late Mori Blue.

Loving father of Naomi Ecob and Charlie Bellerby, Rachel Wallace and Rick Schaap, Yvette Joshi. Cherished Grandpa to Sarah, Sean, Jennifer, Christopher, Claire.


Neave MurrayNEAVE, Murray Fulton -  Passed away peacefully at the Hyland Crest Senior Citizens Home, Minden, Ontario on Wednesday, January 4, 2017. In his 90th year.

Beloved husband of the late Joyce.

Father of Glenn, Brad, and Christine. Grandfather of Graham, Rebecca, Kaitlin and Brittany.

Fondly remembered by his nieces Catherine, Jean, nephew Ronald and by his family and friends.


Tengesdal RaymondTENGESDAL, Raymond Clive - (June 12, 1935 - January 4, 2017) - 

(Retired Car Salesman & former employee of Beare Motors, Port Perry and Ontario Motor Sales, Oshawa) -

With his family at his side, entered into rest peacefully at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay after 10 years of dementia and 11 months of cardiac problems.

Raymond, in his 82nd year, was the beloved husband for 58 years of Helen (nee Hall).

Loving father of his daughters Sharlene (Neville South) of Orono, Cyndy Tengesdal of Lindsay and Dr. Kerri Lee (Stephen Wemett) of Rochester, New York.


Campbell ClaraCAMPBELL, Clara Leona (nee Silver)  - Entered into rest peacefully at the Caressant Care Nursing Home, Mary St., Lindsay on Monday, January 2, 2017.

Clara , in her 97th year, was the beloved wife of the late David Campbell (1990).

Much loved mother of David and his wife Ethel of Cambray, Larry and his wife Mary Lou of Bracebridge, Murray and his wife Glenna of Tottenham, John and his wife Annette of Winnipeg and predeceased by her son Richard.

Dear mother-in-law of Valerie Campbell of Lindsay.

Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren, by her great grandchildren and by her great great grandchildren.


Ward GailWARD, Gail Berniece (nee Crease) – Peacefully passed away at Ross Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at the age of 63.

Beloved wife of Brian Ward. Loving mother of Jennifer Bianco (Johnny) and Julie Harrigan (Jim). Cherished grandmother of Ethan, Gage and Reese.

Beloved daughter of George Crease and the late Betty. Dear sister of Rick Crease (Pat), Gary (Debbie) and sister in law of Gary and Janet. Predeceased by her brother Jack. Sadly missed by her nieces and nephews, Elaine (Jean-Guy), Chris (Trisha), Emily, Dougie, Chris (Di) and Karen (Andre).


ARSENEAU, Eldon James - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay in his 88th year.

Eldon is survived by Althea Sheridan. He was the loving father of Paul (Marilyn) Arseneau, David (Lisa) Arseneau, John (Fiona) Arseneau, Gisele (Nick) Arseneau. Cherished grandfather of Chantelle, Rachele, Kaden, Shanay, Brooke and Paige Arseneau, great grandfather of Mackenzie Dorina Arseneau.

Eldon will be remembered by his Arbadeewoo and Doucet families, friends and Sheridan Family.

He was predeceased by his loving wife Mary Dorina Arseneau (2000).


Spratt ElizabethSPRATT, Elizabeth Rose - it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Betty on Monday, January 2, 2017 at Victoria Manor in Lindsay with family by her side.

Betty was the loving daughter of the late Dick Spratt & Jean Spratt.

Loving sister of Jack and his wife Jeannine Spratt of Lindsay and predeceased by her brothers Bob, Bill and Paul Spratt.

Fondly loved and remembered by her many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.


Mason HenryMASON, Henry Alfred - After a brief illness passed away on Monday, January 2, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay at the age of 72.

Henry, the beloved husband of the late Stella (2005). Loving father of Joe and his wife Jenn, and Debbie and her husband Jeremy Biden. Cherished "Grandpa Mason" of Makayla.

Henry is survived by his brother Harold and his wife Doris, his sister Lillian Sanders (the late Charlie), and sister-in-law Victoria and her husband Les Fisher.


Barrett BrianBARRETT, Brian James - Passed away peacefully at home, in Fenelon Falls on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at the age of 71.

Brian was a longtime resident and businessman of Fenelon Falls.

Son of the late James and Loretta Barrett. Beloved husband of Barbara Barrett. Loving father of Cindy Coulter (Laverne), Tracey Barrett, James Barrett (Sarah), and Lance Barrett (Marlene).

Loving grandfather of Derek Coulter, Chantel Coulter, Daphnee Barrett, and Cue Barrett, brother of Shirley Clements (Marcel predeceased), Linda Allen (John).


Makinson BobMAKINSON, Robert Paul 'Bob' - In loving memory of Robert Paul Makinson (Bob), who passed away suddenly on Sunday, January 1st, 2017, in his 63rd year.

Bob is survived by his loving wife Marilyn and his three children Robert, Katie Oppenlaender, son-in-law Danny and Michael. Beloved Grandpa to Brooklyn.

Predeceased by his sister Joan (Watts) and survived by his brother Charles (Linda). He will be fondly remembered by his many other relatives, friends, and neighbours. 


Braniff ClaireBRANIFF, Claire Anne - (May 3, 1923 - January 1, 2017) - Passed away at Ross Memorial Hospital after a brief illness.

Beloved wife of the late William Braniff, predeceased by sons Patrick and David, survived by children Robert, Donna, Deb, Richard, and many grandkids and great grandkids.

Claire is a Veteran of the RCAF Women's Division and served from 1942 to 1945. Claire and William lived on Balsam Lake since the 1960s and enjoyed all the things the area offered.


McCleverty MaeMcCLEVERTY, Mae (May) - Peacefully passed away with the love of her family by her side on Saturday, December 31st, 2016 at Victoria Manor, in her 88th year.

Mae was the beloved wife of Harry McCleverty for 51 years.

Loving mother of Shirley Terveld (Jack) and the Late Warren Mills. Adored Grandma of Kathryn (predeceased), David, Gordon, Paul, Karen and Mark, great-grandma to Danielle, Michelle, Dylan, Sarah, Laura. Rebekah, Julia, Jenna and Jacob and great-great grandma to Elena.

Survived by her brothers Richard, Earl, Brian and sister Vera. Predeceased by her first husband Gordon Mills.


Crego DavidCREGO, David Albert - Passed away suddenly at home on Friday, December 30, 2016, at the age of 60.

Loving husband of Nancy for 35 years. Beloved brother of Paul, Cindy, Lynn, Donna (Chris), Tony (Kathy), Ruth, Gerald (Andrea).

Predeceased by his parents Gerry and Verna Crego. Son-in-law of Evelyne Woodcock. Fondly remembered by his sister-in-law Julie and Jim Allen, his brother-in-law Blake and Gail Cameron and by his family, friends and neighbours.

Dave will forever be missed by his best friends Shawn and Charlene Silver and by his pair of Jacks: Lulu and Ruby.


SHEERIN, Anthony - (July 28, 1948 - December 30, 2016) -

Passed away on Friday, December 30, 2016.

Cremation has taken place.


ROBERTS, Helen - Passed away peacefully but suddenly and unexpectedly on Friday, December 30th, 2016 at the Ross Memorial Hospital in her 88th year.

Helen was the beloved mother of Paula (Vlad), Alison (Steffan) and Ruth (Bill). Loving Nanny to Gareth, Rhian (Peter), Kristina (Steve), Melanie and Stephanie (Tyler). She will also be missed by Michael and Letty Roberts.

Helen was an active member of the community, spending countless hours engaged with the Ross Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, Women's Resources and as an active member of St. Paul's Anglican Church in many roles. Helen will be dearly missed by all those who knew her, both here and overseas.