Peterborough

 

SEDGWICK, Kenneth William - Former resident of Christian Horizons Homes, died peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday February 12, 2017, in his 59th year.

Dear brother of Leonard Sedgwick (Anne), Marilyn Giacalone (Leo), and the late Ralph Sedgwick. Loving son of the late William and Audrey Sedgwick.

He will be remembered by nieces, nephews and great nieces.

 

Millen GeorginaMILLEN, Georgina Claire (nee Windsor) - Our Beloved Georgina Claire Millen (nee Windsor) has died and gone to heaven.

The grandma, mother, sister and great-grandmother died peacefully on Sunday, February 12, 2017, at the age of 89 with her family by her bedside at the Fairhaven Nursing Home.

Loving mother of Liz Davis and Cindy Thomas, Georgina was born and raised in Peterborough and worked at the Westclox factory as a secretary where she met her late husband Bill Millen.

 

Hill BrydonHILL, Brydon Norman 'Bush' - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, at the P.R.H.C. on Sunday February 12, 2017. Brydon Hill of Curve Lake in his 76th year.

Brydon was a longtime member of UA Local 401 as a pipefitter and will be remembered for his dedication to activism in many local and political areas.

Loving husband of the late Sandra Hill (2015). Dear father of Kimberley (Elmer), Scott (Malou) and Sean (Bonnie). Dear grandfather of Jake (Heather), Karly (Dustin), Nikki, Josh, Emily (Zach), Kristy (Scott), Clayton and Harley. Loving Papa of Jocelyn, Chase, Ella, Rhett and Kahlan.

 

Taylor RobTAYLOR, Robert George 'Rob' - Peacefully at his residence with his family by his side on Sunday February 12, 2017 at the age of 59.

Rob is survived by a large loving family as well as many friends and co-workers.

 

Costello JohnCOSTELLO, John Cornelius Robert - Longtime OPP Officer and Probation Officer. Passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre surrounded by his family on Saturday, February 11, 2017 in his 74th year.

John, beloved husband of Jennifer (nee Stewart).

Loving and devoted father of Mary Catherine Gazmin (Ron), Susan (predeceased), Nicole Costello (Kelsey), Robert (Nikki) and Ryan (Rachel).

 

Wimbush NigelWIMBUSH, Nigel Frederick – Peacefully, at home, with his family at his side, on Saturday, February 11, 2017. Nigel of Eels Lake, ON, formerly of Toronto and Peterborough, in his 63rd year.

Dearly loved husband of Nancy (Sikorski) for 39 years. Beloved father of Alex (Meghan) and Jeff.

Loving grandfather of Nathan. Dear son of Amy (Green) and the late Fred Wimbush. Brother of Lesley, Jackie and Mark. Nigel will be remembered by many other relatives and friends.

 

Lyons PeterLYONS, Peter Ford - (July 13, 1936 - February 11, 2017) - In his 81st year. Born on July 13, 1936 in Lindsay, Ontario, and resided at Retirement Suites of Kawartha Lakes, Bobcaygeon, Ontario.

Pete was predeceased by his parents, Doctor Clive and Edna Lyons. Survived by his wife Janice (Jan) Lyons, married for 58 years. Pete was brother to John Lyons (Pat), Ed Lyons, and Bill Lyons (Diane).

Pete is also survived by his 4 children; Patti Lyons (John) of Amherstburg, Ontario, Jennifer Brown (Dave) of Peterborough, Ontario, Jeff Lyons (Kim) of Whitby, Ontario and Tim Lyons (Heather) of Merritt, BC. Pete was the proud Papa of 9 grandchildren.

He retired as Area Manager of Central Maintenance, General Motors after 33 years. Pete was an excellent horseman and raced two fan favorites, Kingly Hour and Prides Brat.

 

Fisico LenoraFISICO, Lenora Ethel - Passed away peacefully at Fairhaven on Saturday, February 11, 2017, in her 93rd year, with her son Carmen by her side.

Predeceased by husband Joseph Fisico, son Joey Fisico, and parents Mary and Ralph Oliverio. Loving mother of Carmen (Debbie). Adoring Nana of Daniel (Hayley), Jordan, and Corey.

Cherished sister of Aljesa (late Fred) Michaud, Frank (Aimee) Oliverio, the late Rev. Fr. Angelo Oliverio, the late Enis (surviving spouse Norman) Laity, and the late Angelina Oliverio. Fondly remembered as Aunty Nora by many nieces and nephews.

 

WILSON, Dorothy May (nee Clinch) - Passed away on Saturday, February 11th, 2017 in the early hours in her 80th year.

Dorothy immigrated to Canada from the UK with her husband Kenneth (Passed 2013) and their children Tina, Glen and Andy. Dorothy retired from Quaker Oats after many years of employment. Upon her retirement she volunteered at Peterborough Regional Health Centre where she made many friends. She was also a long-term member of the RCAF Ladies Auxiliary.

She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Ian and Chad. Dorothy is survived by her loving sister, Florence of Devizes, of England and also by many nieces and nephews in the UK and here in Canada, especially Bill and Carolynn Haskell.

 

McAULAY, James Hunter - Passed away peacefully at Extendicare Peterborough on Saturday, February 11th, 2017 in his 88th year.

Beloved husband of Jane.

Dear brother of Isabella McAulay, Samuel, John and brother-in-law of Margaret Robb and Agnes Crichton. Uncle James will be fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews and their extended families.

James came to Canada with his wife in 1958. He got a job at Malton Airport a couple of days after he arrived. He was a labourer, went on to become a painter and ended up retiring in 1988 as a Supervisor in the paint shop.

 

Williams SandraWILLIAMS, Sandra (nee Bickell) - Passed away suddenly in Italy on February 11, 2017 in her 78th year.

Cherished wife of 58 years to Robert. Loving mother of Bob (Pam), Jim (Sherri), and Wendy Moyer (Russ). Devoted grandmother of Julie (Derek), Bryan (Claire), David (Raaj), Eric, Mark, Corey (Rayna), and Dylan (Hailey). Great grandmother of Alyssa, DJ, Shyanne, Emily, and Westley.

Dear sister of Ted Bickell (Mary Jane), and Sally Lewis (Tom).

 

Lloyd AlbertLLOYD, Albert James – Peacefully, with his family at his side, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Friday, February 10, 2017. Albert of Peterborough in his 84th year.

Devoted husband of the late Eileen (O’Neill) for 46 years.

Loving father of Cathy “Cate” Buxton, Mike Lloyd (Kelli) and Heather Lloyd (Ray). Dear Poppa of Tarynn, Zachary, Ryan, Brandyn and Nathyn. Brother of the late Ernie and Richard. Albert will be missed by several nieces and nephews.

 

Elliott LarryELLIOTT, Larry - Passed away after a courageous yearlong battle with leukemia at Lakeridge Health Port Perry on Friday, February 10th, 2017 in his 78th year.

Beloved husband of the late Joan. Loving father of MaryJean Teer (Roy), Barb Kiezebrink (Sandy) and Ken. Grandpa will be lovingly remembered by Amanda, Haylee, Mason, Michal, Ben, Danielle, Luke, Rebekah, Hannah, Seth, Connor and cherished by his great-grandchildren Margaret, Liam, Elena and the late Zachary and Riley.

Dear son of Helen and the late Almon Richmond. Brother of Lorne (Anita), MyrnaJean Clark (Richard) and Murray (Audrey).

 

GRANT, Sharon Kathleen (nee Gilker) - Suddenly on Friday, February 10, 2017 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre at the age of 67.

Sharon Grant (nee Gilker) was the beloved wife of Kevin Grant.

Loving mother of Krista Grant. Dear sister of Orville (Fern), John, Sheldon (Ellen), Ray, Edwin “Bud” (Viola), Pansy (Jack), Mae, Dorothy “Dot”, Jean (Eugene) and the late Sandra (survived by Robbie).

 

Simmers PatSIMMERS, Patricia Noell 'Pat' (Hirons) - Passed away peacefully after a brief illness with her family by her side at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on February 10, 2017 in her 89th year.

Predeceased by her cherished husband Otto C. Simmers whom she is now reunited with in heaven.

Devoted and very special mom and mother-in-law to Christie O’Donnoghue, Jeffrey Ommen, and Elizabeth Shaughnessy (J. Mark). Grandma to Erin Gatlin (Marc) and Kelly Schreier (Marc). Gammy to Brett Ommen (Darlene) and Jessica Chitjian (Matt). Gam to Hayley and Luke Shaughnessy. GG to Vanessa, Madeline, Olivia, Luke, Olivia, and Camilla.

Daughter of the late Edward Hirons and Ruth Rice.

 

Ketchabaw DonKETCHABAW, Donald Colin Frank - (Retired CGE employee for 44 years) - Passed away at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Friday, February 10, 2017 in his 92nd year, surrounded by his loving family.

Dearly beloved husband of Barbara (nee Finnie) for 68 years. Proud dad to Catherine Anne (Frank Biss) and Donald Larry (Melissa Harding). Loving poppa/grandpa of Jordan, Lauren, Megan and Kira. Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Don is predeceased by his parents Frank and Jessie Ketchabaw (nee-Sisson) and his siblings Glen Ketchabaw and Martha Andrews.

 

Gosselin ElmerGOSSELIN, Elmer - (Retired Outboard Marine Corp. Employee) - Peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday, February 9, 2017 in his 84th year.

Beloved husband of the late Charlene (nee Hartnett).

Loving father of Brenda Bartleman (Ron), Bryan (Kim), Barry (Sharon), Brad (Carrie) and Bethann Handley (John).

 

Hogg ElsieHOGG, Elsie Mae (McElroy) - Peacefully surrounded by her family at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at the age of 88.

Elsie Hogg (nee McElroy) was predeceased by her loving husband of 63 years, Edward “Ed” Hogg.

Elsie was also predeceased by her sons Ed Jr. (the late Karen) and Sean (survived by Kim). Proud mother of Donna Machniak (Brian), Larry (Leanor), Brenda Challice (Murray), Randy (Jeanette McIlmoyle), Greg (Cheri), Bonnie Windover (Paul), Mike (Catherine), Vern, and Kim Matthews.

 

Copperthwaite GordCOPPERTHWAITE, Gordon Leonard 'Gord' - Peacefully at the PRHC Palliative Care Unit, on Thursday, February 9, 2017, in his 71st year.

Gord, dearly beloved husband of Sally (nee Grant) and loving father of Andrea (Eric) Rollin and Stacie (Phillip) Kelly.

Dear grandfather of Benoit Rollin and Owen Kelly.

 

LARIVEE, André Hilaire — Peacefully at Pinecrest Nursing Home, Bobcageon, February 8, 2017 in his 82nd year.

Husband of the late Gladys (nee Brown). Beloved father of Gordenna Brown. Predeceased by his siblings. Survived by many nieces & nephews.

He served in the Canadian Navy, and was a member of the Havelock Royal Canadian Legion.

 

Atchison PaulATCHISON, Paul Douglas - Paul Atchison, age 43 of Peterborough, was tragically taken from us on February 8, 2017.

Loving father of Bryor (Kelsie), Mackenzie, Claire and grandfather of Grayson Kevin Atchison.

Loving son of Mary and Doug (2012) Atchison. Brother of Joel Atchison. Survived by aunts and uncle Joyce Atchison, Jane Ashton, Lynn Hyde, Judy Nafziger (Bill) and several cousins.

 

Nye SusanNYE, Susan Marie (nee Johnston) – Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre surrounded by her family on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at the age of 64.

Beloved wife of Tom for 46 years. Loving mother of Connie Nye-Kayley (Scott) and Tanya. Grandmother of Lucas and Makenna.

Will be dearly missed by her brothers and sisters Johnny Johnston (Betty), Kenny Johnston (Gloria Jean), Anne Ross, Nancey Martin (Rick) and Mary Gladu ( the late Robert). Predeceased by her brother Danny Johnston.

 

Newton SylviaNEWTON, Sylvia Margaret – At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 in her 86th year.

Beloved wife of the late Gerald Francis Newton.

Dear sister of the late Raymond James. Sylvia will be missed and remembered by her many nieces and nephews.

 

Sperry ShirleySPERRY, Shirley Lucile - (March, 1935 - February, 2017) - Peacefully on Tuesday, February 7, 2017, Shirley passed in her 82nd year.

Shirley will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her children, Katherine (Mark), Wendy (John), Deborah and Greg (Kim) Sperry as well as her cherished grandchildren Drew Sharp, Josh Gall, Michael and Sarah Sperry.

 

Logan EdLOGAN, Edward Alfred - Suddenly at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Monday, February 6, 2017 in his 76th year.

Beloved husband of  Wendy (nee Graham) for 21 years.  Loving father of Deanna Rendell (Greg) and Kevin Doughty (Stacey Rombough).

Cherished grandfather of Carter, Claire and Hannah. Dear brother of Karen Bruzzese (Jim), Robert Logan (Julie), and Lorna Avery (Rick). Sadly missed by his beloved Maggie.

 

Roscoe TomROSCOE, Thomas Alfred 'Tom' - (May 29, 1926 – February 6, 2017) - Tom passed away peacefully, with his family by his side, at the PRHC.

Tom leaves to mourn his loss, his daughter Valerie Evans (Warren Chambers) of Peterborough and his much loved grandchildren, Reagan Ivey (Michael) of Peterborough, Quentin Evans (Angela) of Orillia and Jonathan Evans (Fabyelle) of Midhurst. Tom felt very blessed by the birth of his great grandchildren Brady and Lexy Ivey.

Tom will be greatly missed by his fiancée and best friend Marilyn Preston of Port Elgin. He is survived by his brother Arthur (Linda) of Burlington, Ma., and his sister Margaret Conrad (Robert) of Ottawa. He will also be missed by many nieces and nephews.

Tom was predeceased by his beloved Jill in 2006, his parents Alfred and Elizabeth, and his sister Marie Thompson.