Latest Obituaries for Northumberland
MEAD, Fern Luella (nee Davey) - It is with great sadness that Fern’s family announce she passed away peacefully at Hope Street Terrace, Port Hope on Saturday, April 14, 2018 in her 97th year.
Fern, beloved wife of the late Hilton Black and the late John Mead was a long-time resident of Port Hope.
“Aunt Fern” was a second mother to John’s girls and she will be forever loved and sadly missed by Janet Mead (Jeff), Gilbette “Jill” (Doug) Taylor and Nancy Hart.
THOMPSON, James Charlton "Jim" - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jim Thompson at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at the age of 77. Jim fought with great optimism against lymphoma, making plans to visit England to see family and friends and to attend the Bisley meeting.
Born in Leeds, Yorkshire, Jim attended St. Lawrence College and Cambridge University, completing his Ph.D. in Chemistry. His long academic career started with a post doctorate posting in Houston, Texas at Rice University before moving to Toronto where he spent his career at the University of Toronto in the Chemistry Department as Associate Chairman and later at the Scarborough campus as Physical Sciences Division Chairman.
REID, Margaret McRobb (nee Stewart)- March 18, 1928 - April 9, 2018 - Passed peacefully on Monday, April 9, 2018 at Northumberland Hills Hospital – palliative care unit, Cobourg, with her family by her side. Margaret in her 91st year.
Beloved wife of the late Morris John “Jack” Reid.
Cherished mother of Allan (Liz) of Cobourg, the late Nancy (Peter) Moore and Bill (Karen) of Pickering.
THAIN, Alexander W. - Passed away peacefully at Moira Place, Tweed on Monday April 9, 2018 in his 90th year.
Loving husband of the late Dorothy Thain (2016).
Cherished father to Janice Campbell & her husband Rick, the late Robert Thain & his surviving wife Dianne, Nancy Jesse, and Keith Thain & his wife Louise.
HORWOOD, George - Passed peacefully on Sunday April 8, 2014 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre at the age of 83.
Beloved husband of the late Emma.
Son of the late William and Helen Horwood.
Loving father of Glen (Sylvia) and Donald.
MAYES, Jannice Lynne - Passed away peacefully at Extendicare Port Hope on Saturday April 7, 2018 at the age of 71.
Jannice Mayes beloved partner of the late Gary Wright, daughter of the late Jessie and Ken Smith.
Dear Mother of Vickie Cheyne (Kevin), Marcy Brown and the late Terry-Ann Mayes.
HALLETT, Julie - Peacefully surrounded by her immediate family and those who loved and cared for her at Burnbrae Gardens on Saturday April 7, 2018 in her 93rd year.
Loving wife of the late Dennis Hallett.
Cherished mother of Sylvia Rundle & her husband Ron and Christine Hallett & her partner Cathy Vosper.
HALLIGAN, Ruth Mary - April 23, 1923 - April 5, 2018 - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Thursday April 5, 2018 in her 95th year.
Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Halligan.
Loving mother of Roger Halligan (Barbara) and Jeffrey Halligan (Micol).
DUDLEY, Mary Rose Adelaide (née Bonneau) - Passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at the age of 93.
Beloved wife of the late Ralph Gordon Dudley.
Loving mother of John, Larry, Mark, Clayton, Shirley, Adele Dudley and Margaret (Wade) Bonnell.
POLLEY, Helen Yvonne - September 26, 1918 - April 4, 2018 - Peacefully at Cobourg Extendicare on April 4, 2018 in her 100 year.
Beloved wife of the late John Nichol Polley.
Loving mother of Jim (Lynda), Francis (Ruth), Wayne, Terry (Colleen), and Rick (Sandra).
Cherished grandmother and great grandmother.
Passed away quietly on April 4, 2018 in his 86th year.
Survived by his wife Eleanor. He was adored by his daughters Maureen (Randy) Fallis and Diane (Bill) Sainsbury and will be sadly missed by his grandsons Ethan and Scott.
- Category: Northumberland
HUME, Earla Rae - Passed away peacefully at Burnbrae Gardens, Campbellford on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, two days shy of her 97th birthday.
Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Clark Hume (1989).
Dear mother of Susan Muir (Dennis), Virginia Hume (Gerald), Kathryn Chamberlain (Art), and Scott Hume (Kimberley).
- Category: Northumberland
FARLEY, Richard "Dick" - Passed away peacefully at his home while surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, in his 92nd year.
Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth "Liz" Farley.
Dear father of Bob Farley and wife Laurie, Leigh Farley, and Mary-Anne Farley, and the late Kimberley Anne Farley.
FEARN, Charles Frederick - March 4, 1931 - April 3, 2018 - Peacefully at his home in Cobourg on Tuesday, April 3, 2018.
Charles Fearn at 87 years of age.
Beloved husband of Sheila Fearn (nee Hadfield).
Dear father of Jacqueline Beckett (Brian), Colin Fearn (Nancy) and Kevin Fearn (Angie).
JOHNSTON, Margaret 'Audrey' - Passed away peacefully at The Bridge Hospice, Warkworth with her family by her side on Monday, April 2, 2018 at the age of 85.
Beloved Wife of the late Robert George Johnston.
Loving Mother of Diana (Frank Vosters), Nancy (Brian Nickle), Ian (Dawn Bruce), Heather (John McKenzie) and the late David Thwaites.
HAYNES, Andrew Martin - May 9, 1953 - April 2, 2018 - Peacefully on Monday April 2, 2018 at North York General Hospital at the age of 64.
Beloved husband of Mary Lou Haynes.
Loved son of Margaret Thompson (the late Vern) and the late George Haynes (Kay).
Loving step-father of Christine Brooks and Andrea Brooks (Sean Richards).
MARTIN, Ian Bethune - March 23, 1928 - April 1, 2018 - After a long, brave and quietly fought battle, always with a smile on his face and never a complaint, a wonderful man has finally closed his eyes for the last time and is now at peace.
The nightly 7 p.m. “dates” with Jessica Fletcher, his weekly quest for that elusive lottery win, and the daily laps at the CCC, with a smile, nod or “hello” to fellow walkers have come to an end.
Beloved husband of the late Gladys, loving father to Beverly (Reg Stanley), Sylvia, John and Glenda.
Proud grandfather of Erin, Russell and Camryn.
- Category: Northumberland
MARTIN, Leah Elaine - September 20, 1953 - April 1, 2018 - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Sunday April 1, 2018 in her 65th year.
Beloved wife of Tom Martin.
Loving mother of Shawn Rowson (Vicki) and James Rowson.
Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Jacob and Breanna.
OUELLETTE, Thelma Marthe Marie Ouellette - September 29, 1935 - April 1, 2018 - Peacefully at Extendicare Cobourg on Sunday April 1, 2018 in her 83rd year.
Beloved wife of the late Guy Ouellette.
Thelma is lovingly remembered by her brother Martin and her extended family in New Brunswick and Quebec.
The many friends that Thelma made and kept while living in Chalk River, Port Elgin, South Hampton, Peterborough, Karachi Pakistan, Colborne and Cobourg will fondly remember her.
ELLIS, Kenneth Ward - It is with heavy hearts, that we announce the passing of Kenneth at his home on Saturday, March 31, 2018, in his 76th year.
Beloved husband of Kathy Ellis (nee Mills).
Loving son of the late Ward and Muriel Ellis.
HAYNES, Mary June - January 15, 1926 - March 29, 2018 - Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Thursday March 29, 2018 with her family at her side at the age of 92.
Beloved wife of the late Cecil.
Special partner of the late Sid Pearson.
Loving mother of Shirley MacFarlane (Donald), David (June), Sheila Lanctot (Mike) and Karen Hardy (Peter).
- Category: Northumberland
RYLOTT, William Gordon 'Bill' - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Bill at the Campbellford Memorial Hospital on Thursday, March 29, 2018, at the age of 74.
Beloved husband of Margo Seymour.
Loving son of the late Wilson and Hilda Rylott.
BENSON, Faye - Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Wednesday March 28, 2018 in her 59th year.
Daughter of the late John Milton Benson and Jessie Haddow.
Sister of Sally Benson, Janet Bronson, and Jim Benson (Colleen Hanson).
VOSBOURGH, Margaret “Betty” Clarinda - At the E.J. McGuigge Lodge, Cannifton, on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, age 85 years.
Betty Vosbourgh, daughter of the late Howard Page and the late Clarinda (Smith).
Loving wife of Jim Vosbourgh.
STICKLE, Thomas Harry - April 26, 1941 - March 27, 2018 - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Tuesday March 27, 2018 in his 77th year.
Beloved son of Viola Stickle and the late Harry Stickle.
Loving father of Gary (Tina), Diana Lyn “Dinny” Stickle-Fenton (Mark), Ford (Jenn) and Greg (Laura).
Lovingly remembered by several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
BACKER, Theodore George - July 4, 1931 - March 27, 2018 - Peacefully at his home in Cobourg on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.
Ted Backer at 86 years of age.
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