Crofts DoraCROFTS, Dora Elizabeth - Peacefully at the P.R.H.C. on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, with her family by her side, at the age of 77.

Dora, dearly beloved wife of the late Ronald, and dear mother of Sue Graham and Ron Crofts. Beloved Nanny of Kelly and Kerri, and great-grandmother of Loukas.

Dear sister Yvonne "Girlie" (the late Munroe) Sheppard, and the late Joan (surviving spouse Ted) McKeiver, and Ronald (Lillian) Edwards. Dora will be sadly missed by her nieces and nephews.


Parnell AlicePARNELL, Alice Bernice (Jeff) - Peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Tuesday September 12, 2017 in her 93rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Edward “Erv". Loving mother of Penny and Jeff (Lori). Proud Grandmother to Jennifer Van Dolder (Mike) and Justin (Stephanie). Adoring Great-Grandmother of Vivian.

Alice will be remembered by her sister Phyllis Phillips, her nieces, nephews and by her dear friend Mike Spears.


Porter DavidPORTER, David William - (Longtime Farmer, Retired Quaker Oats Employee) - Suddenly on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at the age of 62.

Beloved son of Marilyn and the late William Porter.  Loving common-in-law spouse of Christine Choate.  Cherished father of Shannon Porter (Cameron Corp). Devoted grandfather of Levi.

Dear brother of Cathy Chambers (Bob), Ron Porter (Lora) and Janice Calder (Chris). Dave will be sadly missed by his extended family, and many friends.


HOLLANDY, Nellie (nee Olenchuk) - At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of the late Michael. Loving mother of Dave (Jan), Edward, and Linda Thompson.

Sadly missed by her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dear sister of Mary Madryga and Ann Spring (Harold).


Edwards LionelEDWARDS, Lionel PercyPassed away peacefully at his home on Monday September 11, 2017.  Lionel Edwards of Warsaw in his 78th year.

Loved and missed by his children Michelle McDonald (Jeff), Janelle Bates (Jason) and Matthew Edwards (Carol). Grampa will be remembered by Zachery & Benjamin Bates and Lukas & Clayton Edwards. Also remembered by his loving companion Priscilla Anderson.

Predeceased by his sisters Wendy Lee and Marie Nelson, brother Gerald Edwards and parents Percy and Amelia Edwards.


Ramey MargaretRAMEY, Margaret Ann – Left this world peacefully September 11, 2017 at the Palliative Care Unit, PRHC aged 85 years.

Margaret was born April 1, 1932 in Kitchener, Ontario. Loving wife of Peter (2008) for 58 years; devoted mother to Kathleen (Alan Hoy), David (Rosemary Brown) and Susan.

Proud "Nanny" to Matthew (Jill Jenkinson) and Daniel (Jaime Grimes) Hoy, Peter, Elizabeth (Scott Cosgrove) and Lauren Ramey; thrilled Great-Grandmother to Anna Hoy and Adeline Cosgrove.

Predeceased by her parents Jacob Friesen and Anna (Reidiger) Friesen.


Girard DaveGIRARD, David Francis - (1937 - 2017) - On September 11, 2017, peacefully with his family present. Dave, retired Supervisor of Operations for PVNC Catholic School Board.

Beloved husband of Delores (nee Doherty).

Dear father of Dianne Little (Brian, Katie, Becky), Dan (Sarah, Danielle), Darlene Farley (Frank, Luke, Brad, Amie), David Jr./ Buddy (Susan, Ryan, Mitch), Derek (Jen, Emilia, Nolan) and Dennis (Laurie, Kyle, Blake, Dawson, Colin, Greg).


JOHNS, Murray Clifford - Peacefully, after a hard fought battle at PRHC, on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at the age of 73 years.

Beloved husband of Shirley Schell and dear friend to her children Bill (Judy) and Warren.

Sadly missed by many friends in the Orillia area.


Hurley CharlieHURLEY, Charles William 'Charlie' – Passed away peacefully, at Peterborough Extendicare, on Sunday, September 10, 2017. Charlie of Peterborough, formerly of Elliott Lake, ON, Chateauguay PQ and Vankleek Hill, ON, in his 88th year.

Charles, beloved husband of Shirley (nee Abrams) for 19 years.

Dear father of William (Chris), and step-father of Donna Beeser Rossall (Peter Rossall), Gary Beeser (Kathleen Taylorson), Scott Beeser (Liana Guiry) and Alexander Beeser (Heather). Loving grandfather and great grandfather of many.


Belecky VirginiaBELECKY, Virginia Louise (nee Murphy) – Passed away peacefully, at home, on Sunday September 10, 2017. Virginia of Hastings, formerly of Toronto and London, ON, in her 68th year.

Beloved wife of the late George James. Dear mother of Joe (Adele) and Matthew, both of London, ON. Loving grandmother of Jacob and Benjamin.

Beloved sister of David Murphy of Dearborn, MI. Virginia will be remembered by many other relatives and friends.

Retired from Royal Insurance, Toronto after an enjoyable career as an Insurance Adjustor.


Draper TrudyDRAPER, Trudy Maria Anna - At the age of 80, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, September 9th, 2017 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg.

Daughter of the late Isabel and Alec Mikolchuk. Beloved mother of Dianne (Chris James), Tammy (Ken Jesson) and Debbie Arnold.

Loving Baba of Stephanie (Tre Candow), Ryan, Mallory (Graham Austin), Samantha and Emily. Great Baba of Tatum, Sadie and Halle. Sister of Patricia (Roman Maes) and the late Irene and Paulette.


FISHER, Douglas Herbert - At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Saturday, September 9, 2017 in his 68th year.

Beloved son of the late Horace Fisher and Evelyn Brooks.

Dear brother of Carol Delaire and her husband the late Jim, and the late Albert Fisher.  Doug will be sadly missed by his nieces and nephews.


CIOMKO, Mike (Matij) - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 9, 2017, at Extendicare Peterborough, at the age of 91.

Beloved husband of Mary and father of Barbara, Elaine and Peter.

Mike was a strong, independent man who was content with life wherever it brought him. He immigrated to Canada from Ukraine in 1946 and built a good life for himself with Mary by his side. He raised his family in Scarborough and when he was ready for retirement, moved to Peterborough.


MORGAN, Phyllis Marguerite (nee Groshaw) - (Retired Registered Nurse) - Peacefully, at Fairhaven Long Term Care, on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at the age of 84.

Beloved wife of Glen Thomas Morgan for 61 years.

Mother of Garth (Christina), Graig (Anne) and Dale. Grandmother of Geoffrey (Rebecca), Bryan (Kelly) and Samantha (Grant). Great-grandmother to Oliver. Dear sister of Dr. Ron (Barbara) Groshaw.


KENDRICK, Lisa Margaret - It is with great sadness that the family announces the sudden passing of Lisa on September 9th, 2017 in her 48th year.

She was the loving mother of Ocean, a dear sister to George and Michelle and the daughter of Kathy.

She will be sadly missed by her niece, nephews and other extended members of her family. Also by her many friends and life-long friend Raquel.


OSTERTAG, Gerda Elizabeth – Peacefully at Caressant Care Nursing Home in Marmora on Friday, September 8, 2017, in her 91st year.

Wife of the late Henry Ostertag.

Dear mother of Fred (Bonnie) of Havelock and the late Peter. Oma of Tina, Michael and Mary Anne and three great-grandchildren.


Somerville JohnSOMERVILLE, John Freeland - After a very brief illness, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Friday, September 8, 2017 in his 86th year.

John, beloved husband of 64 years to Sadie (nee Gibson). Loving and devoted father to Ian (Rosy).

Brother-in-law to Helen Elliott.


Hotston KenHOTSTON, Kenneth 'Ken' James - (WWII Veteran) – Passed away peacefully at his home, Princess Gardens, on Friday September 8, 2017.

Ken was the beloved husband for 63 years of the late Hope Hotston (nee. Zawadski), of Peterborough, in her 87th year; Dear father of Robert (Karen) Hotston of Peterborough, Lynda (Bob) Berry of Stirling, and Douglas Hotston of Orleans; Grandfather of  Morgan Hotston of Toronto.

Ken will be missed by his sister in law Anne Parry of Kingston as well as cousin and best friend Jim Hotston of Cobourg.


Sweeney LarrySWEENEY, Lawrence John 'Larry' - (October 13, 1943 – September 8, 2017) - 

Passed away peacefully (Ross Memorial Hospital) with his wife, Janice, of 33 years, by his side, after battling multiple health complications.

Son of the late John aka Jack and Ruby Sweeney of Toronto. Brother to Patrick (Donna) and father to John and David (Amanda).


GREYSTOCK, Charli Lynn - It is with profound sorrow that we announce the death of our darling daughter Charli on Thursday September 7, 2017.

The joy we have been feeling surrounding her arrival has now left an empty space in our hearts. Her little brother Hunter said it best, "She is now in Heaven."

Charli is cherished by her mom Victoria, her dad Jeremy and her big brother Hunter. Sharing this great loss are her grandparents Cheri & Rob Goodson, Duane Wingett (Julie Main) and Wayne Greystock (the late Patsy & Patricia).


Lund Lucas EuniceLUND-LUCAS, Eunice Fay - Suddenly at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 66 years of age.

Beloved wife and best friend to Richard Lucas. Dear mom to Andrew Lucas (Kate Lucas) (nee Worton ). Cherished sister of Parker Lund (Iris), Chartlotte Smith, Irma Boulter, Magretta Gallant of Charlottetown.

Predeceased by her parents Parker and Helen Lund (nee Austin).


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.