Northumberland

 

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. 

 

HOLLOWAY, Garth Roger - Peacefully at his home in Cobourg on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, Garth Holloway at 68 years of age. 

Loving husband of Maureen Holloway (nee Dowling). 

Dear father of Claire Wadhwani (Ameet) and Kate Jun (Edward). 

Cherished grandfather of Vedyn, Kian, Talun, Andrea, and Daniel. 

Brother of John Edward Holloway (Nancy). 

 

Seslenski DianneSELENSKI, Christine Dianne - Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Peterborough on May 2, 2017 in her 51st year.

Dianne Selenski, beloved and cherished wife of Joseph Berney.

Loving mother of Courtney Yarrow and step mother of Stephen Schlosser, Cory Berney and Kelsie Berney.

Daughter of Gordon and Betty Selenski, and the late Avonne Boone. Sister of Mark Selenski (Pam Benn), Lisa Boyd (Melanie Nitsche), Alisha Boone, and A.J. Wray.

 

MacAlpine KeithMACALPINE, James "Keith" - It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of Keith at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Monday, May 1, 2017, in his 79th year.

Beloved husband and companion of Joyce MacAlpine (nee Johnston).

Dear father of Kevin and Michele (John Bell).

Devoted and proud Popa of Jacob and Lindsey Bell.

Survived by his brothers Robert (Phyllis), Wayne (Virginia), Roy (Sandra), sister Helen MacAlpine, and sister-in-law Carol Johnston.

 

Aikman JaneAIKMAN, Jane Anne 'Jan' - BScRN - Suddenly passed away on Monday, May 1, 2017 at her home in Brighton, Ontario, in her 72nd year.

She will be missed by her best friend and husband of 48 years, Bruce.

Mother of Rob (Mar), Chris (Shawna), Catherine Taylor (Paul) and her six lovely grandchildren; Abby, Molly, Claire, Kai, Will and Keith.

Jan spent most of her professional career with VON services in Hamilton.

 

Goddard MaryGODDARD, Mary Emma - Passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Saturday April 29, 2017.

Mary Broadbent was the beloved mother of Pamela and Teresa Goddard.

Grand-mother of Brandon, Emilee and the late Richard Jr.

Daughter of the late Mary and Albert (Bert) Broadbent and sister of the late Jesse Broadbent.

 

Van Eyk NellieVAN EYK, Neeltje 'Nellie' - In the early afternoon of April 29, 2017, Nellie, or Oma as she was known to many, left her children’s side and gently passed away.

Born in the Netherlands, Nellie followed her future husband, Leendert, to Canada in 1949.

They were married 45 years and had 4 children, Irene Loewen (Heinz), Dorothy Geale (John), Leonard (Joyce) and Rob (Jenny); 9 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

A strong and determined woman, Nellie enjoyed a career as a registered nurse both in Holland and in Canada.

 

Pymar KeithPYMAR, Keith David - B.A., F.I.C.B - Born Jan 3, 1943 in Plymouth, UK, died peacefully in his home April 27, 2017 in his 74 th year.

Devoted husband to Catherine Gelda Pymar BScPT of 49 years.

Father of Dr Helen Pymar FRCSC, MPH, and her husband Dr Jonathan Marotta, PhD.

Proud "Papa" to Cole and Talia Marotta.

 

Giles RonGILES, Ronald Richard 'Ron' - Passed away at Regency Manor Nursing Home, Port Hope on Wednesday April 26, 2017.

Ron Giles beloved father of Tabitha (Jason Vance).

Survived by grandchildren Kenneth, Shawna and Gregory Bridge and his great-grandchildren Lilyanne, Nathaniel and Wyatt.