SOWDEN, Patricia Rose - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the age of 73.

Pat Sowden (nee Farthing) was the beloved wife of the late Donald Sowden.

Loving mother of Robbie Tarrington (Christine), Joey Sowden, Scott Tarrington (Debbie), June Burk, Wendi Tarrington (Darcy Sorenson), Donald Sowden (Julie), Barb Garlic (Don), Eric Tarrington, Todd Tarrington (Kimberly Jolivet) and the late Jeff and Kurt Tarrington.


Larson DonLARSON, Donald Herman - Passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Wednesday May 10, 2017.

Don Larson beloved partner of Ernie Faubert.

Dear brother of Rod Lisenchuck (Chris), Daniel Lisenchuck and the late William, Roy and Ken Lisenchuck and Brenda Karlson.

Survived by sister-in-law Carol Morrow and many cousins, nieces and nephews.


NEWTON, Linda Lucille - Passed away peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital Cobourg, Ontario surrounded by her family, on May 10, 2017 at the age of 66.

Beloved wife of Alan.  

Loving mother of Lisa Ridout, Stephen Newton (Jennifer), Doreen Tullio (Tony) and Matthew Newton (Marilyn).

Proud grandmother of  Christopher Roche, Jazmine Spencer-Grey, Brianna Ridout, Ashley Newton, Zackery Newton, Teagan Newton, Adela Tullio, Giovanni Tullio, Vanessa Newton and Victoria Newton. 


SANDERCOCK, Bruce Levi Gordon - Peacefully at Streamway Villa in Cobourg on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, Bruce Sandercock at 84 years of age. 

Beloved husband of June Sandercock (nee  McColl) for 59 years. 

Dear father of Donna of Port Hope and Shirley of Cobourg. 

Brother of  Marie McColl Behm of Alton. Brother-in-law of Audrey Can of Nova Scotia and Mary & John Hunter of Picton.


Wright GordonWRIGHT, Gordon Allen - "So until the next we see you, close to our hearts you will stay" -

Born April 3, 1928 and passed away peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Wednesday, May 10, 2017.

Gordon Wright was the husband of the late Doris Audrey Wright (née Ferguson) (2015). Loving father of Brenda Cochrane (Warren), Larry (Sandy), Debbie Martin (Jack), Rick (Brenda), Shelley Miezlaiskis (Tony), Kim Wright (Rob Whitefield), and Craig (Michelle Diminie).


TURK, Larry - Passed away at Kingston General Hospital on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the age of 29. 

Beloved son of Larry and Jean. 

Brother of Bruce Dowdle, John Dowdle (Heather Payne) and Penny Dowdle.

Uncle to Joey Dowdle, Deven Mead, Tyson Dowdle, Shannon Woodward (Todd), Christine Lim (Jeff), Joshua Turk and Nathan Turk. 


LEPAGE, Dorothy May - Peacefully on Tuesday May 9, 2017 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, in her 76th year. 

Beloved mother of Franklin Palmer, Denise Palmer, the late Kevin Palmer, Julie (Steve) Hill, Shawn Palmer and Toby (Rob Smith) Owles. 

Dear grandmother of Kevin, Charae, Nicole, Cole, Rachel, Jacob, Maddie and Emily. 


Smith PaulSMITH, Paul Ferris Braund - July 18, 1927 - May 9, 2017 - Passed away peacefully at the Golden Plough Lodge, Cobourg.

Paul Smith beloved husband of Helen Barrett.

Father of the late Kathy and Jim (Cricket) survived by son-in-law Chris Buczacky and daughter-in-law Elaine Smith.


Wojtiuk JerryWOJTIUK, Jerry Joseph - At age 71, died suddenly on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, from a heart attack.

Jerry was born in March of 1946 in Weissenthurm, Germany and spent his youth in Levack near Sudbury, Ontario before moving to Toronto in the late 1960s.

Jerry had fond memories working at Coca-Cola and Labatts.

He is survived by his wife Ruth (nee Thornton), daughters Tanya Becker and Tracy Gervais, sisters Irene Szalawagia and Mary Pellerin and brother Walter Wojtiuk.


CORY, Winnifred Alice - Peacefully at her home in Cobourg on Monday, May 8, 2017.

Winnifred Cory (nee Henley) at 98 years of age. 

Beloved wife of the late Howard Cory. 

Dear mother of Rick (Mary), Trish (Don), Ken (Betty), Fred, and the late David (Kathryn). 

Cherished grandmother of Stephen (Corinne), Peter (Shirley), Dacia (Rodney), Kathleen, Jennifer, Lindsay (Mark), Alysha (Cameron), Heather, the late Michael, and great-grandmother to ten great-grandchildren. 


OLIVER, Yvonne - Passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at Northumberland Hills Hospital at the age of 83. 

Beloved wife of the late George for 61 years. 

Loving mother of Gary  Oliver (Dawn) of Cobourg, Mary Jean VanDorp (Bill) of Port Hope and Faye Gaudet (Pat) of Cobourg.

Predeceased by her daughter Connie Oliver. 

Proud grandmother of Kyle (Kristen), Carly (Jon), Jordan, Rachel Dyson (Ted), Chad VanDorp (Ashley), Jared VanDorp (Cassie), Adrian (Rebecca) and Aaron Gaudet. 


Martin StanMARTIN, Stanley Roy - Passed away suddenly on Sunday May 7, 2017.

Stan beloved husband of Karen Teixeira.

Loving father of Leslie (Justin VanDorp).

Dear grandfather of Alexis. Brother of Rica, Jack, Zena, Agnes and the late Louie and Ermie.

Loving uncle and friend to many.


Baxter LynnBAXTER, Anna Lyn (nee Cardy) - June 23, 1949 - May 7, 2017 - Of Port Hope, formerly of Kingston, Ontario. Anna Lyn died suddenly but peacefully at The Northumberland Hills Hospital following a massive stroke at her home in Port Hope.

Anna Lyn was the loving and much loved companion of Stephen B H Smith and the widow of Andrew Baxter (2010).

She was the adored mother of Megan (Bill Templeton), Sarah (Jonathan Albright), and Laura (Shawn Henry).


Fenwick ElizabethFENWICK, Elizabeth - Passed away peacefully at her home on Friday May 5, 2017 at the age of 90 years.

Loving wife of the late Harry Fenwick.

Cherished mother of Debbie Fillier & her husband Kevin, Tammy Fenwick and Darlene Baird & her husband Daniel.

Nanny will be sadly missed by Adam, Megan, Kelsey, Brittany (Patrick) and Sarah.


EDWARDSON, Walter William 'Wally' - Peacefully with his children by his side on Friday, May 5, 2017 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre, at 69 years of age. 

Beloved husband of the late Donna Edwardson (nee Rusk). 

Loving father of Chris Edwardson, Angela Davis (Ryan), Jason Edwardson (Tracy Cassells) and Nicole Edwardson (Rodney Dennie). 

Cherished grandfather of Hunter, Brady, the late Taylor, Alexis, Jordyn, and Dante. 


BATE, Helen - It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Helen at her home in Cobourg on May 5, 2017. 

Born to Frank and Jeanette Wilson in Cobourg, Helen lived here her entire life. 

Married to Clifford Bate in 1954 they settled into family life with the birth of their two daughters, Brenda and Terri two years later.

Helen was employed by Kraft General Foods and retired after 26 years. 

She had a “passion for fashion”. She loved to shop, a “real born shopper”. Mom loved owls and had over 100. Helen loved to send cards for all occasions. She never forgot a birthday or holiday. 


AUDLEY, Frederick 'Dean' - Retired Police Officer, peacefully at the Golden Plough Lodge, Cobourg on Thursday May 4, 2017 in his 76th year. 

Beloved husband of Diane Audley (nee Cane). 

Loving father of Sarah Audley-Pearo (David) and Jason Audley. 

Cherished grandfather of Lily Pearo, Liam, Angus and Dylan Audley. 


Bell AnnaBELL, Anna Alexandra Gertrude - April 21, 1917 – May 4, 2017 - Passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg.

Anna in her 101st year was the beloved wife of the late Marshall Bell.

Dear mother of Sandra Bell-Buttars (Wayne) and the late Preston Bell, Morley Bell (survived by Sandra), Linda Smoke (survived by Percy).

Fondly remembered by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.


Lawson JeanLAWSON, Jean Doris - Passed away suddenly in Brighton, Ontario on Thursday, May 4, 2017, in her 99th year.

Jean Lawson of Brighton and formerly of Trenton.

Daughter of the late John Millman and the late Minnie (Jenkins).

Beloved wife of the late William Thomas Lawson.

Loving mother of Lorna and her husband Mike LaFortune of Brighton.


BUTTAR, Maurice James - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, Maurice Buttar at 90 years of age. 

Beloved husband of the late Mary. 

Loving father of Patricia (Peter), Peggy Jibb, Paul (Nancy), the late Jane (2012), and Robert (Diane). 

Cherished grandfather of 11 grandchildren. Great grandfather of many.


FOSKETT, Debbie - Peacefully on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, in her 62 year. 

Beloved wife of Glenn. 

Loving mother of Lori-Anne (Doug) Davis and Christine Foskett. 

Dear daughter of the late Joyce Richardson. 


HARSELL, Joseph Gordon - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Gord at his home on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, in his 81st year.

Beloved husband of Fran Harsell.

Fondly remembered by his children Dale Harsell, Rob Harsell (Deborah), Sheila Zanussi (Robert) and Steven Clark (Rachel).

Devoted grandfather of Tarah, Krysti, Cole, Nick and Nathan.


Gates FredGATES, Wilfred William Richard “Fred” - Peacefully at the Bridge Hospice, Warkworth on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, age 70 years.

Fred Gates of Campbellford, son of the late Wilfred J.N. Gates and the late Margaret Olive (Taylor).

Beloved spouse of Petra Anderson of Campbellford.

Father of Eric Gates of Whitby, Ontario.

Brother of Joanne, Charles, Brian and Margo.


Christie DanCHRISTIE, Daniel James - Railroader, Writer, Raconteur, a true Renaissance Man - June 28, 1950 - May 3, 2017. Dan died as he wished, at home watching the Blue Jays with his family by his side.

Dan moved to Port Hope in 1991 and didn't waste any time getting involved with his community. With his top hat & tails, "Ganny Danny" spent several years as mascot for Float Your Fanny.

Dan joined the Port Hope Evening Guide Advisory Committee and when the paper closed, he and some friends in town started their own paper (The Town Crier). Dan believed strongly in freedom of speech and that one should question everything they read.


TENNY, Dana Margaret - (1941 - 2017) - Reluctantly, on May 3, 2017, Dana let go of the life she still had so much to offer.

Predeceased by her partner Gregg Morton and her father Herbert, she leaves her mother Virginia.

Her long career as librarian, bibliographer and fount of knowledge at the Toronto Public Library's Osborne Collection of Children's Books ceased with her retirement in 1995, although she continued to ply her skills in support of the field of historical children's literature.


CAMPBELL, Michael Philip - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Tuesday May 2, 2017 at the age of 88. 

Loving father of Paul (Veronica Marriott) of Cobourg and Natalie (Gregg Langbecker) of McMinnville, Oregon. 

Adoring grandfather (Gramps) of Asia and Zoe. 

His thanks and gratitude to Jane Campbell for her constant and loving care to their children and grandchildren.