Joore JohannaJOORE, Johanna Gertrudis – In her 71st year, passed away peacefully after a long battle with cancer, at PRHC on September 22, 2017.

Born in Blaricum, Netherlands; immigrated to Ontario at the age of 4. She worked for many years as a RNA at St. Joseph's Hospital and was a long-time employee of The Liftlock Group.

Daughter of the late Catharina and Jacobus Joore; sister of Thomas Joore (Carolyn), and Barry Joore (Barb); deeply missed by her daughters Meghan DeMan (Paul), Jennifer Endicott (Michele), Vanessa Dinesen (Wayne), and the late Angela Sedore. Loving Oma to Saira, Vincent, Carter, Olivia, Zander, and Dezmond.


Gilmurray JohnGILMURRAY, Dugald Baird 'John' - At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Friday, September 22, 2017, at the age of 85.

Predeceased by Isabel, his beloved wife of 57 years.

Loving father of Karen Nichol (Tim Caddigan) and loved grandfather of Chantelle, Brianna, and Brendan.


Robb AlvinROBB, Alvin Richard - (Longtime church member Ferndale Bible Church and Immanuel Baptist Church Toronto, Retired General Motors Employee)

Peacefully on Friday, September 22, 2017 at the age of 87, Alvin was welcomed by the Lord.

Alvin was the beloved husband of Sarah Elizabeth “Marie” (nee Wright).

Loving father of Richard (Sandy Copland), Valerie Noland (Leslie) and Karen Allen (Robert). Cherished grandfather of Lauren Walker (Brad), Leanne Theaker (Ian), Lucas Robb, Keith Noland, Mark Noland, Evan Noland, Courtney Campbell (Ryan), and Breanne Allen. Great grandfather of Hudson, Hadley, Landon and Mallow.


Blackman JackBLACKMAN, John James 'Jack' - Peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre – Palliative Care Unit on Thursday, September 21, 2017, at the age of 86.

Jack, dearly beloved husband of the late Doreen, and dear father of Teuta. Dear grandfather of Ashley Dunford. Dear brother of Regina Reid and uncle of Phil and Leasa.

Jack will be sadly missed by dear friends Elmer and Thelma.


Wilson JanetWILSON, Janet Cynthia  - Passed away peacefully at Fairhaven Home, Peterborough, on Thursday, September 21, 2017.

Janet Wilson, formerly of Scarborough, in her 82nd year.

Loved and missed by her son Stephen Wilson (Connie) of Campbellford and her daughter Lisa Armorer-Clarke (Nigel) of Florida.

Dear grandmother of Soleil Fitzroy (Omar), Shaq Armorer-Clarke, Andrew Reid (Meghan), Brandon Bernier (Kayla), Shannon Bernier and great-grandmother of Kingston, Kenneth, Destiney, Yassmine, Trayton, Logan and Lexi.


Johnson MarthaJOHNSON, Martha Jane - (April 19, 1965 - September 20, 2017) -

Passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Loving wife of Bob, mother of Katie and Brooker and daughter of Jim and Esther Elliott.


Metcalf MarilynMETCALF, Marilyn Joan - Went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 just seven days prior to her 84th birthday.

Beloved wife of Stan for over 65 years.  Loving mother of Sherry Ellison (Glen), Rob (Judy), Virginia Tilstra (Michael) and Sandra-Joy Robinson (David).

Cherished grandma of Benjamin (Brianne), Mark (Krystine), Daniel, Andrea (Josh), Julie, Karen (Shannon), Melinda (Jordan), Andrew (Kimberly), Katelyn (Jonathan), Isaac, Victoria, Brent (Alisa) and Bradley and great-grandma of 20.


Watson HelenWATSON, Helen Aileen - Died at Empress Gardens September 19, 2017 in her 88th year.

She was predeceased by her parents Harry Watson (1936) and Jean Black (1987) and sister Betty (1943). She leaves her dear sister Dorothy MacKenzie and many cousins.

Her teaching career of 29 years was with Hamilton Board of education mainly in library work.


NORTHEY, Lillian B. (nee Collins) - Passed away peacefully at Fairhaven Nursing Home, Peterborough, Ont. Lillian entered into the arms of her Lord and Saviour on September 19, 2017 in her 103rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Gordon. Dear sister of the late Charlie, Wesley, Laura, Mabel and Maizie.

Aunt Lil' will be fondly remembered by Don Hill (Carol), Keith Parks (Anita), Paul Collins (Laura), Vi Collins, Ann Aikin, Pat Aikin, Marilyn Burke (Tom), Sue East (Eric) and their families.


Fuderer KatieFUDERER, Katharina 'Katie' - Passed away surrounded by her loving family, at the P.R.H.C. on Monday September 18, 2017. Katie Fuderer of Buckhorn in her 83rd year.

Katie along with her beloved late husband Fred (d. 2014) founded Buckhorn Yacht Harbour Ltd. in 1974.

Cherished mother of Peter (Cindy), John (Janet Taylor), (Linda Fuderer, nee. Fairman), and Rita Hoggarth (Tom), all of Buckhorn.


Miles LyndaMILES, Lynda Mae - Passed away peacefully at her home on Monday September 18, 2017. Lynda Miles of Norwood in her 71st year.

Beloved wife of Ron. Remembered by her children Lesette Levesque, Leon, Wendy, and Pseudo son Jeff Tice. Missed by her grandchildren Shyla Young, Dene Levesque, J.C., T.J., Nate, Josh and Emily.

Survived by her siblings Sharon Risso (d. Rick), Ray Noyes (Donna), and Bill Noyes, and several nieces and nephews.


LILL, Dietrich 'Dieter' Ernst - After a brief illness at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Monday, September 18, 2017 at the age of 82.

Born in Berlin, Germany on August 12, 1935, Dieter will be missed by a close circle of friends particularly Manfred and Maria Hecke, and Dale and Vern Kurz.


Carmichael DougCARMICHAEL, Douglas John - (1942 - 2017) - On Monday September 18, 2017 at PRHC.

Devoted husband of Theresa for 52 years. Loving father of Christine (Tim Moorshead) and Valerie. Proud grandpa of Trevor and David.

Doug will also be sadly missed by his brother Avard as well as his extended family and friends.


Lush LeonardLUSH, Leonard Wayne - Peacefully with family by his side, Wayne Lush passed away at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Monday, September 18, 2017 at 83 years of age.

Beloved husband of the late Donna Marie Lush (nee-Clancy). Dear Dad to Gordon, John( Martha), Bob (Kim) and Donna (Leslie).

Proud grandpa to Natalie(Lee), Hayley(Tim), Christina, Allison, Erin and Brodie. Much loved great grandpa to Lola, Brooklyn, Ava, Olivia and Paige.

Wayne spent his whole career working for GE in Peterborough and retired 19 years ago in 1998.


KELLAR, George Henry (PEE WEE) - (December 16, 1942 – September 17, 2017) - It is with a heavy hearts that the family of George Henry Kellar announces his passing. George passed peacefully in his sleep at the age of 74 after a long battle of COPD and lung cancer.

George was born in Balilieboro; Ont. raised in Peterborough, Ont., but spent most of his life in Toronto.

Beloved son of the late Harold Ezekiel Kellar and the late Elizabeth Isobel Kellar (Clements). He is survived by his brothers and sisters; Doug, Gordon, Bill, Marlene, Helen, Carole, and joins his predeceased siblings Violet, Irene, Frances, Jean, James (Jim), Earl, John (Jackie), Darlene.


Donoghue LorraineDONOGHUE, Lorraine Bridget - (1919 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s At Fleming, September 16, 2017. 

Loving mother of  Beverly Batten (Harvey), Cathy Kinmond(Terry) and the Late: Paul Donoghue (Betty Ann)

Loving Grandmother of David, Darryl, and Kevin Batten, Paul Kinmond, and Leanne Fera.  Loving Great Grandmother of 10.


Batten DickBATTEN, Richard 'Dick' Bentham – Peacefully and surrounded by his children at the Peterborough Regional Hospital on Saturday, September 16th, 2017 in his 90th year.

Predeceased by his beloved wife of over 55 years, Mary “Aileen” Batten (nee Palmateer).

Dick will be lovingly remembered by his children: Mark Batten (Stephanie), Andrew Batten (Debbie) and Alicia Batten (Terry Rothwell), and grandsons Wil and Isaac.

He will be sadly missed by his sister-in-law Marion Batten, brother-in-law Elwood Palmateer (Barb) as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by his brother John Batten and parents Henry Batten and Mildred (nee Bentham).


Jessup MargaretJESSUP, Margaret Georgena (nee Armstrong) - Died suddenly at her residence on Saturday September 16, 2017. Margaret Jessup in her 83rd year.

Beloved wife of 62 years to Howard. Cherished mother of Diane Van Wieringen (Ron). Loved grandma of Matt (Erin), Lucas (Amanda), Brittany and great-grandma of Arie and Harlow.

Survived by sisters Ada, Olive, Jean, and Hazel. Predeceased by siblings Emma, Bob, Fannie, Annie, Philip, Lillian, and Dorothy.


McPHAIL, Rachelle Darlene (nee Hunt)  - Passed away on September 17th, 2017 after a hard fought battle with cancer at Peterborough Regional Health Hospital.

Beloved wife of the late Jamie McPhail.

Loving mother to Drew (Jody). Cherished grandmother to Sophia. Dear sister to Wayne (Dale), Darrell (Stefani) and Janice.


Little WayneLITTLE, Johnny 'Wayne' - (1957 - 2017) - Surrounded by his family after a courageous battle on Friday September 15, 2017 at PRHC.

Cherished husband and best friend of Vicki for 39 years. Loving father of Jeffrey (Pamela), Amanda (Dan LaRush) and Travis. Proud Papa of Austin, Hailey, Rebecca, Alyssa, Blake, Brooklynn and 2 great granddaughters Mali and Addison.

Dear brother of Shirley Buchanan (Glenn Briggs), Barb (Larry Dainard), Jim, Bill (Ethel) and Nancy (Chris Whitman).


Read IrisREAD, Iris Cheryl April - Iris Cheryl April Read was born and taken into God’s arms, September 15, 2017.

Iris will be dearly missed and always remembered by her parents Ian and Ashley, and her big sister, Ellie.

She will be missed by grandparents Kevin and Cheryl, and April and Charlie.


Dicken MildredDICKEN, Mildred Mary (Oldfield) - A former resident of Peterborough, passed away peacefully at Sunnyside Home, Kitchener on Friday, September 15, 2017 in her 91st year.

She was finally released from the ravages of Alzheimer's.

Beloved wife of 70 years to George. Loving mother of Anne (Robert) Morrison, and Steve (Diane) Dicken.

Cherished Nanna to Craig (Jackie), Robin (Ryan), Lisa (Jeremy), and Heather (Micah). Proud great Nanna to Claire, Keana, Mia, Reid, Hannah, Linden, Kendall, and Brady.


Lukinuk JanisLUKINUK, Janis Elaine (nee Calder)- Peacefully, at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Friday, September 15th, 2017, in her 49th year.

Beloved wife of Doug. Loving mother of Jacob and Ben.

Cherished daughter of Sharon Calder and Charles Calder (deceased). Dearly missed by brothers Brian and Blair Calder. She will be sadly missed by her mother-in-law Glenda Lukinuk and sisters-in-law Laura Lukinuk and Sandi Hall (Dan) and many nieces and nephews.