Colley JohnCOLLEY, William 'John' Charles - Passed away on Friday, June 9, 2017 at the age of 85.

John Colley was the beloved husband of Muriel Colley (nee Owen). Loving father of David (Catherine), James (Heather), Cathy Jarvis (Tom), April Colley (John), and Ronald (Mahin).  Loved grandfather to 19 grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren.

Dear brother of Caroline Beaton, Joe, Diann Vivian and the late Ted, and Marion Kerry.

John had a great sense of humour and loved to camp, play cards and board games, make his own wine and drink his own wine.  John worked for Bell Telephone for 21 years and then he and his wife Muriel started up “Colleys Fish and Chips” in Port Hope. They had a very successful business and were well renowned.


VANLEYDEN, Casparus Petrus 'Dick' - Passed away peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital with family by his side on Friday June 9, 2017 at the age of 87. 

Beloved husband of Agnes (nee Verhorst).

Loving father of Carol & Gary Therrien, Richard & Rhonda, Helen & Terry Allen and the late Daniel and father-in-law of Alison. 

Proud grandfather of 13 and great grandfather of 3.   


Plummer MildredPLUMMER, Mildred Irene - Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Friday June 9, 2017 in her 84th year.

Mildred MacGilchrist, beloved wife of Donald Plummer for almost 60 years.

Loving mother of Scott (Vivian), Chris (Erin), Greg (Julie), and Marie (Roy).

Grandmother of Marc, Matthew, Taylor, Meghan, Adam, Nicholas, Emily, Devin, and Caitlin.

Great grandmother Celeste and Alyse.


MCLAREN, Andrew Duncan Skinner 'Andy' - December 29, 1935 - June 09, 2017 - It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Andy McLaren, June 9, 2017 at his home in Calgary, Alberta.

Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth (Betty) McLaren.

Father to Dean (Christine), Glenn (Tammy).

Grandfather to Valerie, Anna, Erica, Jenna, Jessica, Bradley and Ryan.


BERLIE-VAN HEES, Margaret Arnolda- Peacefully with her family by her side, after a lengthy illness, on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at Extendicare Cobourg in her 95th year. 

Beloved wife of the late Wilhelmus Berlie. 

Loving mother of Margaret (Bernd) vom Dorff and Johan "Hans" Berlie. 


Russell EdnaRUSSELL, Edna Mae - Our beautiful and loving mother passed away peacefully at the Campbellford Memorial Hospital while surrounded by her loving family on Friday, June 9, 2017 , in her 93rd year.

Beloved wife of Roy Russell for 72 wonderful years together.

Cherished mother of Wayne (Marilyn), Robert (Cathy), Guy, Wendy Perneroski (Jack), Kim (Nigel) and her four legged companion Coco.


GREEN, James Theodore 'Jim' - November 3, 1948 - June 8, 2017.

Loving brother to Denise Ritchie, (the late James), Karen Carnie, (Bill) and Tim Green.

Uncle to Kirsty Ritchie Higson, Heather Carnie D'Angelo, Karolyn Carnie.

Great Uncle to Jack, Ellie, and James.


PARKER, Audrey (nee Evans) - Passed away Thursday June 8, 2017 peacefully at home, surrounded by those who loved her best.

Daughter of Ethel Evans nee Stockwell and Clarence Evans.

Audrey is predeceased by her parents, husband Len Parker and daughter Donna Parker (Dan).

Audrey will be much missed by daughter Jill Parker and granddaughters Clair and Dale Parker (Dylan).


Battersby BarbBATTERSBY, Barbara Yvonne - Passed away at Hope Street Terrace Nursing Home, Port Hope, Thursday, June 8, 2017.

Barbara Johnston beloved wife of the late Ron Battersby.

Loving mother of Cathy (Angelo Sperduti), Bill Battersby (Susan Inkersell), Gord Battersby (Natalie) and the late infant son James Paul.

Survived by grandchildren Antony Sperduti (Meghan), Daniel Sperduti (Sarah), Christopher Sperduti, Quinn Battersby (Jessica), Patrick Battersby (Kayla Bennett), Shane Battersby and great-grandchildren Liam, Madeleine and Foster Battersby and Wren Battersby.


Birkett MargBIRKETT, Margaret Elsie - Peacefully at her home in Brighton on Thursday, June 8, 2017, age 83 years.

Margaret Birkett of Brighton, daughter of the late Elmer Lightle and the late Olive (Morton).

Loving mother of Lynda Birkett (William Gilmour) of Maynooth, Sharon Boyer (Dan Smith) of Garden Hill, and Vicki Reddom (Paul) of Colborne.

Predeceased by her sons, Michael and Bill Birkett.

Survived by her daughter-in-law Donna Birkett of Oshawa.


Richardson MargRICHARDSON, Margaret Elizabeth - Passed away peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Wednesday June 7, 2017.

Margaret Lee beloved wife of the late Art Richardson.

Loving mother of John (Terri) of Port Perry, Jim, Bonnie (Dave) all of Toronto and Jay (Janet) of Bewdley.

Loving grandmother to Christopher, Travis, Elizabeth, Stephen, Jessica, Tommy and Carly and great-grandmother to Kaydin, Kaine, Trentin, Rylynn, Bailee, Marcuz, Londyn and Reese.


THOMPSON, Gary - Passed away after a courageous fight with cancer on June 6, 2017 in his 59th year.

Beloved husband of Laura. 

Loving father of Scott. 

Dear brother of Wayne and Gord. 


Plummer GordPLUMMER, Gordon Stuart - Peacefully, surrounded by his family at The Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Tuesday June 6, 2017 in his 82nd year.

Beloved husband of Ann Beryl Mayne for over 54 years.

Loving father of Jeffrey (Brenda), Tonya Tewnion (Gordon), and Christopher (Laura – Lea).

Pappy of Jennifer, Jordan, Suzanne, Andrew, Laken, Holden, and the late Amanda.


ANDERSON, David Ivan - Passed away at his home on Tuesday June 6, 2017 at the age of 65. 

Beloved husband of Mary Margaret Anderson (nee Payne).

Loving father of Mark Anderson, Matthew Anderson and Laura Anderson. 

Dear brother of Ed Anderson (Irene), Tim Anderson (Maryann), Helen Anderson, Ruth Green (Bill) and the late Ron Anderson. 


Geamurane TomGEAMURANE, Stamati G. 'Tom' - Passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Sunday June 4, 2017.

Tom beloved husband of Maria.

Dear father of George, Joni and Tina.

Grandfather of Justin, Joel, Jesse, Kate and Amanda and many great-grandchildren.


WATSON, William 'Bill' - Peacefully at home, in Port Hope on Sunday June 4, 2017 in his 78th year.

Beloved husband of Anne Watson.

Loving father of Tracy Watson, and Gary Watson.

Brother of Elle MacDonald (Frank), Janet Bell, Christine McCann (Bob).


Findlay MargFINDLAY, Margaret Mary - Peacefully at Pine Meadows Nursing Home, Northbrook on Sunday June 4, 2017 in her 87th year.

Margaret Murray, beloved wife of the late George Kemlo Findlay.

Loving mother of Anne Kortekaas (Ron), George Findlay (Sandi), John Findlay (Gerri), Greg Findlay (Tammy), and the late Elizabeth Conners.

Grandmother of Kyle, Colin, Darren, Adam, George, Danielle, Cassidy, Eric, Sarah, Alexandra, and William.


CROWE-MARSDEN, Daxton John Charlton - (Mushkawaa Noodin - Strong Wind) - Suddenly the morning of June 4, 2017, at the age of two years and four months. 

Sadly and painfully missed by his loving parents Jade Crowe & Jessi (and family), and Wes Marsden Jr & Kyla (and family).

His adoring sisters Cameron, Brodi, and Jordana.

His grandparents Bumpa Clint and Grandma Amber Crowe, and Papa Wes Sr and Gamma Cindy Marsden, Uncle Cale Crowe and Aunt Lana, and Uncle Trent Marsden.


HARE, William Arnold - Peacefully at Victoria Retirement Living, Cobourg on Friday June 3, 2017 in his 95 year. 

Beloved husband of Margaret Hare. 

Loving father of Diane Hare (Michael Heath), Marie Wilson (Barry Ferguson), Keith Hare (Donna) and Bernice Arrington (Craig). 

Dear grandfather of Paul Turnbull (Angela), Amy Jamieson (Jay), Andrew Hare (Christina), Nathan Hare, Ashley Shoniker (Nic) and Raymond Arrington (Emily) and great grandfather of Jacob, Caleb and Ivy. 


Davis KeithDAVIS, Keith Edward - Passed away suddenly at home in Port Hope, Saturday, June 3, 2017.

Keith beloved husband of Susan.

Dear father of Leigh (Simon Netherton) and Kristen (Cristian Sirett).

Loving grandfather of Benjamin and Kate Netherton and Jack and Owen Sirett.

Brother of Gillian Christman and Wendy Rollwagen (Dean).


O'GORMAN, David Kevin - Peacefully at his home on Saturday, June 3, 2017 in his 65th year. 

Beloved husband of Susan O'Gorman (nee Townley). 

Loving father of Matthew O'Gorman (Alyssa) and Bryan O'Gorman. 

Cherished son of David and Katherine O'Gorman. 


MACKENZIE, Betty - Peacefully at home in Cobourg on June 3, 2017.

Survived by her husband William (Bill) MacKenzie, her sister Shirley Cooke, her children Dr. Kathryn Douglas (Barry Hodgson), Sheila Boyd, Steven Douglas and Diane Babyn and her grandchildren Matthew Hodgson, Ben Hodgson, Dr. Allison Boyd, Jason Douglas, Ryan Douglas, Emily Kinnear (Mike), Kimberley Babyn, and Andrew Babyn.

Predeceased by her parents Ralph Smith and Hazel McKay (nee Wagar), her brother Jack Smith and her first husband Harold Douglas.


ESSLEMONT, Zachary Blair - With great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Zach on June, 3, 2017, at his home in Chilliwack BC. 

Beloved son to Charles (Barbara) Esslemont and Amanda Esslemont (Wayne). 

Loving father to his two sweet girls, Lorie and Lylah. 

Loving brother to Joel Esslemont, Corey Esslemont, Steven Hunter, Gregory Hunter, and Michael Hunter. 


BAMFORD, Michael Ronald - Passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, June 3, 2017 in his 60th year with his wife, Bonnie, at his side after his courageous battle with cancer.

Michael is predeceased by his mother, Edith, and sister, Christine.

Michael was father to David, and stepfather to Teresa, Tina and Elizabeth.

Uncle to 5, Grandfather of 8, and Great-Uncle of 5.


Howse BrianHOWSE, Brian Lee - (January 20, 1961 – June 3, 2017) -

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Brian on Saturday, June 3, 2017, age 56, in Oshawa, Ontario. Born in Lincoln, New Zealand.

Beloved husband and soulmate of Wendy (nee Wile). Loving father of Ashley.

Son of the late Trevor Howse and survived by Margaret McGeorge (nee Boyd). Dear brother of Michael, Belinda (deceased), Deborah and Stephen. Cherished uncle of Michael, Leeann and Robert (deceased).


SPENCER, Margaret "Peggy" - Passed away peacefully at Lennox Addington County General Hospital on Friday June 2, 2017 at the age of 70 years.

Loving wife of the late Fred Spencer.

Cherished mother of Laura Robertson (Butch Robertson), Chris Spencer, Leslie Ferguson (Kevin Gayton) and Eric Spencer (Christine Spencer).

Sadly missed by her grandchildren and great grandchildren.