KERKHOVEN, Cornelis - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Monday, August 28, 2017 at 95 years of age. 

Beloved husband of Catharine. 

Loving father of  Rina Westbrook (Gene), Corrie Kerkhoven, Kees Kerkhoven (Evelyn), Ronald Kerkhoven and the late Raymond Kerkhoven.


HARNDEN, Mary Helen - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Sunday, August 27, 2017, Mary Harnden at 95 years of age. 

Beloved wife of the late Jack Harnden. 

Loving mother of Ann Raymond (Dick), Brenda Keller (the late Paul), Rick (Shelley), David (Marlene), Ian, Paul (Ramona), and the late Jimmy. 

Cherished Nan of Tanya, Tara, Jennifer, Stephanie, Torrie, Noelle, Travis, D.J., Patrick, Ben, Jordan and great Nan to nine great grandchildren. 


Semple MurraySEMPLE, William “Murray” - At the Trenton Memorial Hospital on Sunday, August 27, 2017, age 88 years.

Murray Semple of Brighton, son of the late Russell Semple and the late Ellen Naomi (Portway).

Loving husband for 67 years of Jean (Rayner).

Dear father of Dianne Semple-Patille and her husband Paul of Owen Sound, and Robert Semple and his wife Lorraine of Brighton.

Brother of Evelyn Summers of Oshawa, Doris Wenzel of Hanover and Bob Semple and his wife June of Chalk River.


HUBBARD, Roy Reginald - Passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 27, 2017 in Streamway Villa, Cobourg, in his 94th year.

He was the beloved husband of the late Rose (nee Klamph).

Loving father of Pauline Grolin, David Hubbard, and the late Laurence Hubbard.

Loving grandfather of Daniel, Jonas and Simon Grolin, Jacob, Ben and Rachel Hubbard and great grandfather of Marcus Grolin.


Burley RickBURLEY, Richard 'Rick' – After a lengthy battle with diabetes, Rick passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at the age of 66.

He faced his illness with humour and courage right up to the end.

Rick was predeceased by his father, Lloyd in 1983 and his mother, Jean (his true rock for many years) in February 2017.

Lovingly remembered by siblings Dianne Balfour of Oshawa, Laurna Stacey (Tom) of Roseneath and Roger Burley (Carol) of Baltimore, and by his 6 nieces, nephews and 8 great nieces and nephews, as well as many relatives and friends.


Gustar HelenGUSTAR, Helen Joan 'Honey' (O'Neill) - Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on August 25, 2017 in her 87 (plus 1) year.

Helen O'Neill beloved wife of the late Philip Gustar.

Loving mother of Robert (Valerie), Douglas (Tina), and Kimberly Hajas (Wayne).

Grandmother of Nicholas (Jodie), Danielle (Marcos), Kyrie, Nathaniel (Arron), and Monet.

Great grandmother of Dylan, Everly, and Rowan.


COCCHIO, Jean Mildred - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jean at the Bridge Hospice in Warkworth on Thursday, August 24, 2017, in her 86th year.

Beloved wife of the late Guerrino Cocchio (2005).

Survived by her daughter Karen Gale (Denis), son Paul Cocchio (Tracy), sisters Shirley MacRae, Olive Baker and best friend Gordon Walsh.

Also loved by her many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces , and nephews.


Hatch SidHATCH, Sidney Albert - Peacefully at The Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Thursday August 24, 2017 in his 88th year.

Beloved husband for 58 years of Katherine (Kitty) Hatch (nee Campbell).

Father of Sandra Jex (Grant), and Kristine Hatch (Brad). Grandfather of Erin, Allison, and Colin Jex.

Sid will also be missed by his family in England as well as Canada.


Radford GerryRADFORD, Gerard William "Gerry" - Passed away peacefully at the Pleasant Meadows Nursing Home in Norwood with his family by his side on Thursday, August 24, 2017, in his 72nd year.

Devoted father of Charlie Radford (Leslie), and Tanya Radford (Lorraine).

Proud grandfather of Brittany & James Radford, Martin & Pamela Sanford, Tina Gilbert, and Karley, Valerie, and Aidan Holland.

Survived by his siblings Linda & Wayne Menzies, Rod & Carrie Radford, Jake & Diane Radford, Larry & Roxanne Radford, and Scott & Laurie Radford.


Reid MurrayREID, Murray Alvin - (July 12, 1932 – August 23, 2017) -

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Murray Alvin Reid, husband of Bonnie Reid, father of Dan (Karen) and Brent and grandfather of Alexandra and Isabella.

Born in Hamilton, Ontario, Murray called many towns “home,” working in sales and management in the food industry in Toronto, Barrie, Elora and Port Hope, Ontario.


Mark KaiMARK, Kai Ying - Sept 11, 1938-August 23, 2017 - An entrepreneur and business owner of few words, but large legacy, Kai Ying was born in 1938 in Guangzhou, China and emigrated in 1956 to Port Hope, Ontario, Canada. Kai passed away peacefully with his loving family at his side.

A loving husband of 55 years to Jennifer (nee Wu), father to Russell (Vera), Julia (John) and grandfather to Marston Lung Yan, Beatrice and Gabriel.

Predeceased by son Daniel.


DUNSTER, Barbara Lenora (nee Quinn) - Passed away peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, August 23, 2017 in her 83rd year. 

Barbara was the beloved wife and childhood sweetheart of Donald Samuel Dunster and loving mother to Dawn and “Joined at the Hip” Jayne (Ed).  Predeceased by adored son Dale. 

A beautiful and generous lady, Barbara was a loving sister to the late Beverly Boyd (late George) of Brockville and Joan Scott (Gary) of Newmarket. 


Payne JamesPAYNE, James Carl - It's with great sadness we announce the passing of James at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 in his 68th year.

Predeceased by parents Malcolme D. & Lillian C. Payne of Halifax.

Survived by his wife Judy Neff; devoted and proud father of Holly (Scott), Heidi (Paul), Christian and Blake; dear brother of Carolyn LeBlanc (John) of Halifax, NS and Ronald Payne (Diane) of Delbourn, AB; grandfather of Eric, Ella, Elijah, Abigail, McKenna, Gabriel; also missed by nieces and nephews.


Palmer JenniferPALMER, Jennifer - At the Kingston General Hospital on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, age 62 years.

Jennifer Palmer of Brighton, loving wife of Art Palmer.

Dear mother of Matthew Palmer of Brighton.

Sadly missed by her many friends and relatives and her second family, Bradley and Cameron Palmer.


Castelyns HankCASTELYNS, Henricus Joseph 'Hank' - Passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Monday August 21, 2017.

Hank was the beloved husband of Barbara.

Survived by his children and step-children Amy, Erin, Natalie, Danielle, Dawn, Andrea, Bradley and Chad.

Brother of Johanna and Nettie (Roger).

Uncle of Shelley, Daryl, Leona and Michelle.


HUGHEY, Doug - Passed away at his home on Monday August 21, 2017 at the age of 66 years.

Loving father of Jennifer, Victoria, Jessica and the late Kim MacAlpine & her surviving husband John.

Grandfather of Emily and Lucas.

Predeceased by his brothers John and Vincent Hughey.


Shepard EugeneSHEPARD, Eugene Alfred - Passed away at home in Brampton on Monday August 21, 2017.

Eugene beloved husband of Lori.

Dear brother of Jeff and Dean Shepard.

Son-in-law of Lorne and Dorothy White.

Brother-in-law of Peter and Robert White.


SCOTT, Brenda Jane (nee Ferguson) - Peacefully on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, in her 54th year. 

Beloved wife of Mark. 

Loving mother of Kailey, Teila and Kristopher (Danielle). 

Cherished grandmother of Ian. 

Dear daughter of the late Harold and Eva Ferguson. 


Broen FrancesBROWN, Frances Muriel (Thompson, Peck) - It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Frances, who passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family, August 19, 2017.

Loving sister to Joan Whyte.

Beloved mother to Jewel (Sean Marshall) Stephen (Paula) Barbara (Peter Baranow) and Tim.

Grandmother to Ian, Aaron, Bryanna, Marcus and Vickie.


DERKX, Maureen Anne 'Moe' (nee Keating) - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Maureen peacefully in her sleep on Friday, August 18, 2017 at Northumberland Hills Hospital.

Dear Mother of Deirdre Derkx and loving Grandma to Kieran Derkx. 

Cherished Sister of Colleen Jarvis (Stan) and Michael Keating (Deb). Predeceased by her Father Stephen Keating and Mother Jean (Fleming) Keating and her Sister Gerry Ritchie (Terry).


Marshall KerryMARSHALL, Kerryson Llewellyn Lewis - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Kerryson after a long battle with cancer on August 17, 2017 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg in his 83rd year.

Beloved husband and friend of Lorraine Marshall (née Tedford). Loving father of Llewellyn, the late Millicent Bell (survived by David), Keitha Lagrois (Paul) and Philbert (Sharon).

Treasured grandpa of Holly and Patrick Marshall; James (Emma) and Scott (friend Jessica) Bell; Michael (Rebecca), Richard (Brittany) and the late Jacqueline Lagrois; William and Philip (Taya) Marshall. Great-grandpa of Mya and Griffin Lagrois; Rylan, Finlay and Hunter Lagrois; Mark Bell; Chloe Bell.


Thompson JoanTHOMPSON, Joan Marilyn - Passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Thursday August 17, 2017.

Joan beloved mother of Dwight Thompson (Amanda Storteboom), Gary, Marian, Royston (Christine) and Seon Thompson.

Sister of Bud Roe (Lil) and the late Diane Somers.


HOLMES, Gwendolyn Sherry - Surrounded by the love of family and friends and always in the palm of God’s hand (even now), Gwendolyn died peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital on August 17, 2017.

She was predeceased by her father George Mason and sister Lorrie (Art).

Left to remember her with love are Thomas her husband of 34 years; their son Jonathan, partner Kathy Burley, children Declan, Fionn and Keely; their daughter Elizabeth; her mother Peg; her sisters Colleen (Tom) and Michelle (Scott) and mother-in-law Nancy Holmes.


MCKEE, John Lyle - Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, August 17, 2017, in his 64th year.

Beloved husband of Nadine McKee.

Dear father of Patrick and Shelley McKee.


Whitfirld AlWHITFIELD, Albert Louis - (B.A. M. ED) - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Albert at the Campbellford Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, in his 91st year.

Loving son of the late Thomas and Florence Whitfield.

Beloved husband of Christine "Chris" Whitfield (nee Roberts).

Dear father of David, Richard (Catherine), Louise Chapman (Les), and Linda Cameron.


BIGWIN, Ellen Frances “Fran” (nee Alexander) - Peacefully in her sleep, on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at the age of 86. 

Beloved wife of Alton “Al”. 

Loving mother of Alayne (Leonard Taylor), Elizabeth (the late Wallace Jamieson), Anne (Frank Meawasige), Nancy Purcell (Bob), and James (Loreen). 

Cherished grandmother of Sara Jamieson Leonard (Mitch Leonard), Troy Jamieson (Leah), Vaughan (Brittnee) Starblanket, Lauren Purcell (Rob), Mike Purcell (Jasmine) and Brandon Meawasige (Sky).