HILLIS, Linda Louise (nee Nihill) - Peacefully surrounded by family on Thursday September 7, 2017, at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre at the age of 54.

Beloved daughter of Clara Hoogenhoud (formerly Nihill) (Bill TeVruchte) and Robert Nihill (Gail).

Dear mother of Crista Bennett (Dave) of Peterborough and Cole Hillis of Cobourg. Grandmother of Dallin and Danica Bennett.

 

SUTHERLAND, Dorothy Mae - Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday, September 7, 2017 in her 86th year.

Beloved wife of the late Kenton (Suds) Sutherland (2004). Dear mother of Barbara Pynn (late Cyril).

Loving grandmother of Paul (Kim) and Danny (Kathy) Di Michele, and great grandmother of Jessica, Paul, Jessi & Vincent. Also survived by four great great grandchildren Ryker, Nicole, Raedan and Isabella.

 

Crowley RhondaCROWLEY, Rhonda - Passed away suddenly from a short battle with cancer on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at the age of 57 years.

She spent her final days at Headwaters Health Care Centre in Orangeville, ON surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on November 23, 1959 in Peterborough, ON to the late Frank and Lavada Crowley.

Rhonda was one of six children, and will be greatly missed by her surviving siblings: Richard, Laurie and Lynne (Barry). Rhonda was the beloved mother of Renee and Jill and the cherished Nana to Norah.

 

DARLOW, Kenneth George 'Ken'  - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre in his 74th year.

Cherished husband of Mary Beadle.

Ken will be sadly missed by his step-son Ken Beadle (Lisa Yates) and by his grandchildren Tyler and Kayla Beadle.

 

Overby LauriOVERBY, Lauri Lynn (nee Daynes) - Peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, after a brief illness in her 55th year.

Lauri leaves behind an endless number of people who loved her dearly. Beloved Princess, best friend, and wife to Branson. Amazing mother to Jamie (Julia), and David Bragg. Stepmom to Rachel (Justin) Bingham, and Kenneth Wells. Special "adopted mom" to Serena, and "Nana" to Eirena, Patrick, and Rylee.

Loving daughter of Shirley Jones (Bob) and the late Robert Daynes.

 

Kehoe LeonardKEHOE, Leonard Thomas - Passed away peacefully at Fairhaven Home, on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 in his 94th year.

Beloved husband of the late Zwaantje (Swanie) Witteveen (d. December 10, 2010).

Loving father of Linda Kehoe and Ken Mahoney of Peterborough, Michael Kehoe and Jane Torrance of Almonte, Patrick and Nancy Kehoe of Peterborough; Donna Kehoe and Edward Kehoe both predeceased.

Dear grandfather of Emily (Tom), Gillian, Callaghan (Jordan) and Liam; Chelsey (Neil), Kristen (Dalton) and Alyson. Dear great grandfather of Grace.

 

Toffner DanielTOFFNER, Daniel Joseph - (1949 - 2017) -

Sandy, his wife and best friend of 30 years, lovingly held Dan's hand as he passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 5th, 2017.

He will be greatly missed by his daughters Tammy (Kevin), Traci (Riley), his grandchildren Tyler & Ryan, brothers Mike (Debbie) & Rick (Lynne) and many other family members & friends who knew and loved him.

 

DOUGLAS, Donald Robert - Passed away surrounded by his family on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg in his 81st year.

Beloved husband of the late Ada Kathleen Bailey (2015).

Loving father of Wanda, the late Robert (survived by Lavonne) and James.

Proud Poppa of Lynsi and Layci and great-poppa of Rylee.

 

Maynard RetaMAYNARD, Reta Clara (Lewis)  - Passed away in her 98th year at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on September 5, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late William Maynard. Cherished mother of Douglas and his wife Judy.

Proud grandmother of Nissa and Candy. Great grandmother to Ashley, Sabra and Tyler. Great-great grandmother to Audrey and Kaia.

Dear sister of the late Grace Ball, Elsie Martin, and Robert Lewis. Beloved Aunt of Karen Ball.

 

Ethier RollyETHIER, Joseph Roland 'Rolly' - It is with a heavy heart that we announce the death of Roland Ethier, who passed on Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre.

Roland “Rolly” Ethier was born in 1930 in Westmeath, ON, and adopted by Joseph & Stella Ethier. As an accomplished Sports writer, Rolly spent many years at the North Bay Nugget and eventually Broadcast News & the Peterborough Examiner.  He was also an avid golfer, passionate baseball fan and occasional political enthusiast.

Survived by his dedicated wife of 65 years, Laurie, and brother Larry (Teresa), Rolly was the proud father of five children, Nancy (Colin) from Stouffville, Andy (Lynda) & Steve (Carol) from Peterborough, Ron (Mary) from Pembroke and Denise (Craig) from Toronto.

 

WILMSHURST, Alice Annie - Peacefully at Campbellford Memorial Hospital, September 4, 2017 in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of Donald for over 60 years. Dear mother of Robert (Tara) and Cheryl (Bill).

Loving grandmother of Charlene (Bob), Brian (Melissa), Nathan (Christine), Natasha (Mike), Nicholas (Vivianne), Jesse, Chrissy, Kayla and Alexis. Great grandmother of Emma, Kaleb, Sophie, Isaac and Katheryn.

Alice will be sadly missed by her faithful companion, her dog Coco. Sister of George (Ruth) and Bucky. She will also be sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews.

 

Anderson RedANDERSON, William Robert 'Red' - (Retired West Clox Employee) - Passed away at his residence with his family by his side on Monday, September 4th, 2017 in his 85th year.

Beloved husband of the late Bessie nee Johnston. Loving father of Shiela Troke (Bill), Rob (Linda) and the late Debbie Reid, Gloria Shaughnessy and Billy.

Grandpa will be sadly missed by Cory, Tammy, Billy, Jeff, Tricia, Jeremy, Shawn, Robbie, the late Jennifer and great-grandpa of 12. Dear brother of the Ken Anderson (Carol) and Helen Kirkwood (Archie).

 

Lawler DonnaLAWLER, Donna Jean (nee Wood)  - Went home to be with her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, at Welland General Hospital in her 71st year.

Beloved wife of Jim for 44 years.

Dear mother of Jim (Kathy), Tricia (Joe Sullivan) and Bethany (Jordan O'Brien).

Loving grandmother of Sophia, Owen, Melina, Audrey, Hudson, Everley, and one the way.

 

HEARST, Florence Lorenda 'Penny' (nee Hillier) (formerly Chamberlain) - At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre Palliative Care Unit on Sunday, September 3, 2017 in her in her 76th year.

Beloved wife of Michael Hearst, and predeceased by her first husband Keith Chamberlain.

Loving mother of George Chamberlain, Trudie Robson (Bill), Maryann Clement (Larry), and Pauline Chamberlain.

 

McADAM, Ferne Agnes (nee Tully)  - (March 26, 1915 - September 3, 2017) -

McAdam FernePassed away peacefully with her daughter Barbara and granddaughter Shelley at her side at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at 102 years of age.

Beloved wife of the late Robert John McAdam.

Loving mother of Barbara Milne, late David McAdam (Christine) and the late Doug McAdam.

 

Reaume GerryREAUME, Gerard 'Gerry' Joseph - At Royal Gardens Retirement Home on Saturday, September 2, 2017 in his 93rd year.

Loving father of Virginia Keating (Michael), Kim McWilliams (the late John) and Andrew (Karen).

Cherished grandfather of Rebecca Herrell (Shawn), Sarah Ryan, Shay McWilliams (George Quinby),  Cole McWilliams (Kelsey D’Altoe) and Guinaverre Reaume, and great grandfather of Jack, Will, Camden, Madilyn and Ruby.

 

Stahn IanSTAHN, Ivan 'Ian' Henry - (Bell Canada Engineering for 40 years) - At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Saturday, September 2, 2017 in his 84th year.

Beloved husband of Sylvia Margaret (nee Irwin). Loving father of Sheila Campbell (Ross), Kent (Diane Chabot) and Lynda Bleoo (Jean).  Cherished grandfather of Felix, Domenic, Kayla, Joah.

Dear brother of Charles (Marion) and Alex (Joan) and the late Alice Johnson. Sadly missed by his nieces and nephews.

 

Hannah LynnHANNAH, Lynn Elwin - (Canadian Navy 1955-1965, and retired employee of General Motors after 31 years) -

Suddenly at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto on Friday, September 1, 2017 in his 84th year.

Beloved husband of Margaret (nee Jones) for 61 years.  Loving father of Glen (Alana), Doug (Rachel) and Steve.  Cherished grandfather of Brian, David, Jessica (Ron), Kyle (Olha), Eric, Nicole (Brandon), Mark and Riley (Jenn) and great grandfather of Jordan, Hadley, Kaydence and Juliette.

Dear brother of Terrance. Predeceased by his brothers and sisters Bertha, Clay, Irene, Marion, Tom, Bernard and Bernice.

 

Buchanan SusanBUCHANAN, Susan Patricia (nee Smith) - (1938 - 2017) - Passed away August 30, 2017.

Wife and Soul-mate of Bob Buchanan. 

Everyone loses at least once in life. The big one – DEATH! The inevitable END of us all. My best-friend-ever, and beloved wife for 51 years, at the age of 79 met up with and lost a short, vicious battle against a glioblastoma brain tumour. Nobody wins that fight!

After enduring surgery on May 13, then chemo and radiation therapy at Sunnybrook Hospital, she fought at home as long as humanly possible before entering palliative care at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on August 19, where she passed away on August 30 at approximately 8:30 AM.

 

Dawson GailDAWSON, Gail Yvonne – Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, at her new home at Kawartha Heights Retirement Living, Peterborough, Ontario, on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at the age of 78.

Beloved wife of the late Ronald Earle Dawson. Daughter of the late Elmer and Ethel Bennett.

Loving mother of Kelly Ann Dawson Summerhayes, Kathy May Dawson, Krissy Leah Dawson, and their partners. Cherished and proud grandma (GG) of Zachariah, Lukas, Kassandra, Haley, Cameron and Matthew.

Dear sister of Doris Young, Robert Bennett and the late Verna Markle.

 

BAKER, Christopher Steven – Of Peterborough, passed away peacefully at PRHC on Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 in his 53rd year.

Chris is the loving son of the late Jean and Christopher Baker. Dear brother of Nick (Brenda) Cinese, Lance (Donna) Kemp, and Thelma Johnston (Walter).

Chris will also be lovingly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and friends. He was predeceased by his brother James Cinese.

 

Ridley PaulRIDLEY, Paul Edwin - Of Peterborough, passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre with family by his side in his 79th year.

Paul, loving son of the late Edwin & Theresa Ridley. Generous and treasured father to Paul Joseph Ridley (Robbie Lean), Lisa (Steven) Lundquist, and Terrilyn White. Cherished Papa to Stephanie (Adam) Inker, Evan-Matthew Lundquist and Scott Lundquist. Great Papa to Isla Inker.

Loving brother of the late Gloria Houghton (the late Dave), Peter Ridley, and Mary (Paul) Richmond. Former spouse of the late Pat Ridley.

 

Stiles RossSTILES, Ross - In loving memory of Ross Stiles (March 14, 1934 - August 30, 2017).

Loving husband to Monique for 61 years; father to Robert (Betty-Lou), James, David (Michelle), and Peter (Wendy); and grandfather to Ryan, Steven, Jamie, Elliott, Anthony, Dakota, Dylan, and Mireille.

Ross enjoyed a 40-year career with Bell Telephone. He volunteered throughout his life and believed strongly in giving back to the community. Ross and Monique had many adventures around the world, including sailing in Greenland, the Caribbean, and the Greek Isles.

 

WHITE, Irene Laura Levina (nee Johnson) - Passed away at her residence on Tuesday August 29, 2017. Irene White of Apsley in her 84th year.

Beloved wife of the late Guy White. She is survived by her children Lillian Desrocher (Mike), Linda Olszewski (Karl), Gord (Joanne), Drucilla Hannah (Doug), Delores Hargraves (Tim), Byron (Jean), Todd (Brenda), and Laura-lee Retzler (Matt). Remembered by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survived by brother Ernie Johnson. Predeceased by siblings Lou Johnson, Frances Harris, Doug (d. Blanche), Roger (Doreen), Murray, Sharon (Dave), and David.

 

Yule AmyYULE, Amy Evelyn (nee Butler) - (Former Nurse) - Suddenly at her family cottage on Deer Bay Lake, on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at the age of 41.

Beloved daughter of Faye Butler and Brent Butler(Rena). Loving mother of Emma, Abigail, Keeghan and step mother of Lauren.

Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her aunts, uncles, co-workers and friends.

 

Sheward DollySHEWARD, Dorothy Margaret 'Dolly' (nee Bertrand) - Dorothy "Dolly" Sheward nee Bertrand, 69, left this world too soon, on Tuesday August 29, 2017 after a courageous battle, peacefully and surrounded by loving family.

She will be sadly and sorely missed her family and friends. Predeceased by parents Joseph and Dot Bertrand nee Clapham.

Survived by four children; Dean, Tracie, Wendi and Dayle, loving brother Joe Bertrand, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.