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Ward StevenWARD, Steven Robert - After a hard battle with Brain Cancer it is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Steven Robert Ward. Surrounded by family at his Marmora home on February 12, 2018 at the age of 61.

Husband of 42 years to Irene (Fortin).

Beloved father of Karen (Seth) Armstrong and Jason (Kelly) Ward.

Proud Grandpa of Eric Nathan and Lucas Ward, Katelynn Elizabeth and Natalie McRae and Step Grandpa to Marisa, Joseline and Isabelle Armstrong, and Great Grandpa to Kameron Steven McRae.

Steve is survived by his Grandmother Edith Ward- Fisher, his parents William & Gladys Mae Ward, Sister Cathy (George) Nicolaou, Brothers Ken (Leanne) Ward, and Rich (Susan) Ward.

SHORTREED, Barbara - Passed away peacefully at Extendicare Nursing Home Port Hope on Monday February 12, 2018 at the age of 89. 

Beloved wife of the late Vern Shortreed (1953) and the late Chester Lipa (2008). 

Dear sister of Margaret Stimers (late Adrian), Leonard Tackaberry (Helen), the late Francis Tackaberry (Doris), the late Donald Tackaberry (late Winnie), the late Jean Tackaberry, the late Bernice Dearman (late Art), the late Shirley Whitefield (Dave). 

Remembered by many nieces and nephews. 

Cote NinaCOTE, Nina Rose (nee McNamara) - Of Catalina, Newfoundland. Died at their home holding his hand on Monday, February 12, 2018. She was recovering from heart surgery.

Wife of Marc Cote of Brighton, Ontario.

Nina was a renowned breeder of Newfoundland dogs for almost 50 years.

She was 80.

Frost StephenFROST, Stephen Joseph - June 5, 1952 - February 12, 2018.

Peacefully, in his own bed and on his own terms, in the loving care of his wife of 32 years Susan Knight and his best pal Boo. We know you're somewhere out there, somewhere far away, but you will remain in our hearts forever.

Son of Albert (deceased) and Kathleen Frost (nee Reddall).

Loved brother of Maureen, Mary (deceased) and David.

ARCHER, Diane Linda (nee Petit) - Peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday, February 11, 2018, at 71 years of age. 

Beloved wife of John Archer. 

Dear mother of Tammy, Peter (Donna), Dave (Lynsi) and the late Vernon. 

Cherished grandmother of Ryan, Marilee, Borden, and Burton. 

Predeceased by her sister Jean Bird. 

MAHER, Colm - July 21, 1947 - February 11, 2018 - After a year-long battle with cancer, Colm passed from this life listening to his favourite music with his family by his side.

Colm will be dearly missed by his beloved wife Pat (nee Slobodian), daughter Erin (Gavin), son Dylan (Kelly), sisters Marigold (Franc), Valerie (Ed) and Roisin (Paul) and granddaughter Esme.

He will join his parents, Irene (nee Dillon) and Christopher and the rest of his Irish ancestors in the serenity of the next life.

MATHIESON, Ralph Duncan - It is with sorrow we announce the death of Ralph Duncan Mathieson on February 10, 2018 of Parkinson's Disease. He was in his 87th year.

Beloved husband of sixty-two years of Beverley Jeannette Mathieson (Baxter).

Dear father of Tanya (David Lonsdale) of Guelph, Kimberley (Paul Bradley) of Toronto, Duncan (Susan Pychyl) of Pickering, and Jamie (Michele Schneider) of Charlottesville, Virginia.

Loving grandfather of Michael (Katie Golding) Lonsdale; Charlotte and Georgia Bradley; Ian (Julia Winters), Andrea, Tori, and Emily Mathieson; and Jesse and Maggie Mathieson.

Bolton MargBOLTON, Margaret Teresa - Peacefully at the Trenton Memorial Hospital on Saturday, February 10, 2018, age 89 years.

Margaret Bolton, daughter of the late Clarence Riley and the late Kathleen (Lynch).

Beloved wife of the late Harold James Bolton.

Loving mother of Carol Ann Holland (John), Teresa LaHay (Ron), Brian Bolton, Jim Bolton (Pauline Haisma), Alan Bolton (Brenda), Trish White (Sandy), and Glen Bolton.

Predeceased by her son Michael Bolton.

BUDD, Helen Elizabeth Lindsay 'Lyn' - Suddenly at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Saturday, February 10, 2018, Lyn Budd at 66 years of age. 

Beloved daughter of her late parents, Pat and Johnny Baker (Phyllis and Arthur).

Former wife and best friend of the late John Budd.

Cherished mother of Charlotte Budd (Mary Fealty) and step-mother of Nicholas Budd (Jennifer Barrett). 

BAZARIN, Lorenz - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Friday February 9, 2018 in his 79 year. 

Beloved husband of Erika Bazarin (nee Ruthard). 

Loving father of  Lynn Bazarin (Stephen Tzountzouris) and Christine Bazarin (Mike Pennell). 

Dear grandfather of Connor and Cameron. 

Lorenz is survived by his brother Joe Bazarin, sister Ida Edgecombe (Colin) and his nieces and nephews. 

CONWAY, Rose-Marie - Surrounded by family and love, Rose passed away on Friday February 9, 2018 after 7 months of living with breast cancer, and 49 years of being awesome. 

If your stock portfolio includes holdings in the Roots or ‘Life is Good’ apparel companies, Coca-Cola, or some of our nation’s leading chocolate concerns, you can expect a notable market correction in the short term.

Rose was predeceased by her parents Raymond and Lucille Conway. 

She is already missed more than words can say by her husband Tim and her beautiful daughter Jessie, and her Soft Coated Wheaten, Mickey. 

Rose is survived by her brother Tom and his children. 

ROWE, Linda Isabelle (Chatten) - Peacefully at her home in Brighton on Thursday, February 8, 2017, age 74 years.

Linda Rowe, daughter of the late Norman Chatten and the late Margaret (Reid).

Loving wife of John Robert “Bob” Rowe.

Dear mother of Michelle Baker of South Carolina, and Jason Baker of Calgary.

Step-mother of Penny Hayes of Hamilton.

Mathew PerimpralMATHEW, Perimpral Mathew - As he liked to be called, was born on May 28, 1928 and died sometime in the early hours of February 7, 2018 at his home in Port Hope, Ontario.

He was the very proud grandfather of Creston and Kieran, loving father of Himal and the most devoted husband to Rachel who died 10 years ago.

His life began on a simple hillside in South India, took him to the Himalayas, and then to Africa where the family survived and escaped the Biafran War. It’s a good story.

Life in Canada began on a snowy December 1st in 1967 at Dorval Airport in Montreal, where Mathew, Rachel and Himal started over.

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Willowghby NormanWILLOUGHBY, Norman Garfield – Norman went into the presence of the Lord on Wednesday February 7, 2018 at the Markham Stouffville Hospital, in his 93rd year.

He was born May 22, 1925 in Newmarket, ON, to Ellen Ward and Elja Willoughby, a brother to three sisters: Jean (deceased), Muriel and Doris (John).

Norm, husband of Phyllis Stouffer, he was predeceased by his first wife, Ethel Hulbert.

Dainard FlorenceDAINARD, Florence Clara - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Florence at the Pleasant Meadow Manor Nursing Home in Norwood on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, in her 86th year.

Beloved wife of the late Clarence Dainard (1996).

Dear mother of Lewis C. Dainard (late Carol), William Dainard (Barb), Ethel Little (Bill), and Margaret McIlmoyle (Nelse Summers).

Devoted grandmother of 17 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchild, and 1 great-great grandchild.

Survived by her brother Leonard Carr, and sister Carolyn Wood.

WILCOX, Mark James Allen - On Tuesday February 6, 2018 went home to heaven to be with Jesus. 

He leaves behind Linda (Mom), James (Dad), Stephanie (sister), Shawn (brother-in-law), Philip (brother), Melissa (sister-in-law), Hannah and Ella (nieces), Tyler (nephew) and others who loved him and will miss him. 

FRANKS, Eleanor Eulalie - Peacefully at Kingston General Hospital on Monday, February 5, 2018.

Eleanor Franks (nee Wells) at 85 years of age. 

Beloved wife of the late Roy Franks. 

Loving mother of Greg (Sylvie) and Jeff (Jennifer). 

Thompson RoseTHOMPSON, Rosemary - Passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg Monday February 5, 2018.

Rose Toms beloved wife of Bill Thompson.

Dear mother of Tammy Elliott (David) and Eric Thompson (Kimberly).

Dear grandmother of Robin Elliott, Kaitlyn and Ethan Thompson.

Sister of James (Sandra), Wayne (Kathy), Grant (Andrea), Sandra Walsh, Kathleen Toms (Ken Thomas), Dolores (Ken Fowler), Russell, Francis Toms, Bruce (Tammy), Paul (Tabitha), Jeff (Lierkys Mendez) and the late Carol Anne.

Campbell DonaldCAMPBELL, Donald Murdock - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Monday, February 5, 2018, Donald Campbell at 82 years of age. 

Dear husband of Fran Campbell (nee O’Hara).

Loving father of Brent Devitt (Lisa), Heather Winters (Ray), Doug Devitt and second father to Ben Veenhof, Peter Veenhof (Karen).

Cherished grandfather of Alexandra, Ryan, Jessie, Kyle, Kalyn (Jesse), Genevieve, Dorion, Juliana, Solomon, and great grandfather of Finnick and Bennett.

FINLAY, William Franklin 'Bill' - Suddenly at the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Saturday February 3, 2018 in his 58th year. 

Beloved husband of Denise Finlay (nee Fulford). 

Loving father of Devin (Christina), Shannon (Travis) and Christopher. 

Cherished grandfather of Savannah and Alissa. 

Parnell GaryPARNELL, Gary Clarke - June 11, 1938 – February 3, 2018 - Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Saturday February 3, 2018 in his 80th year.

Beloved husband of Helen Parnell nee; Cole.

Loving father of Greg (Katharine) and Tracy (Peter).

Loved and devoted Poppy of Katelyn and Justin.

Brother of Lois Nichols (the late John), Ruth Andrus (the late Ron) and Jim Parnell (Lorraine).

Merrill EvaMERRILL, Evalena - Passed away peacefully at the Warkworth Place Nursing Home on Friday, February 2, 2018, in her 92nd year.

Loving daughter of the late Frederick & Margaret Hendy.

Beloved wife of the late Lloyd Jack Merrill.

Dear mother of Linda Town (late Lionel), late Beverly Sheehy (Mike), Gary, Marilyn Mitchell, Bill (Ang), Sandra Dudley (Dave), and Jim (Annette).

Proud grandmother of 16 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great grandchildren.


Zealand GeraldZEALAND, Gerald Leo - Passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Wednesday January 31, 2018.

Gerald Zealand beloved husband of Geraldine Rowden.

Loving father of Diane (Robert Wright), Debra Ann Zealand, Thomas Zealand, Catherine (John Nevin) and Janice Zealand.

Dear grandfather of Daniel Cleland, Alex, Christopher and Ashley Nevin and great-grandfather of Emmett, Ellianna, Jaxon and Asher Cleland.

Brother of the late Dora Christie, Orval Zealand and Audrey Karschner.

Chipman CarlCHIPMAN, Carl Maxwell - Passed away peacefully at the Belleville General Hospital on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, age 85 years.

W. Bro. Carl Chipman of Brighton, Past Master of Antiquity Lodge, A.F. & A.M. No 571, G.R.C., son of the late Harvey Chipman and late Evelyn (Backman).

Loving husband of Elaine (Tucker).

Dear father of Susan (Michael), Keith (Charlene) of Toronto and Max (Dale) of Port Hope.

Forever loved and sadly missed by his five grandchildren Vaughn, Trent (Lesley) Meghan, Faith, Joshua and dear friends Shirley and Jim Huck.


FIRLOTTE, Linda Elizabeth - Passed away in the Peterborough Hospital on Monday January 29, 2018.

Linda McMurray was the beloved mother of Roxanne and Scott Firlotte.

Dear grandmother to Joshua, Ashley, Scott and Margaret.

Sister of Wayne McMurray and the late Gary, Raymond and Sharon McMurray.


McArthur JunaMCARTHUR, Juna Pauline - Passed away peacefully with her daughters by her side at her residence on Saturday January 27, 2018 in her 79th year.

Beloved wife of the late Joel Tait McArthur.

Loving mother of Joeline Hilbert (David), Jill McArthur-Kelly (John) and John McArthur.

Dear grandmother of Drew, Devin, Julia, Lucy, Grace and Sam.

Cherished daughter of Jean & the late Garland Irwin.