Peterborough

 

Carey JoeCAREY, Joseph Anthony – (January 4, 1931 – June 23, 2017) - Died peacefully after a long illness on June 23, 2017 in Sydney, Australia with his loving partner, May Conder and his son Michael at his side.

Preceded in death by his dearly loved wife Patricia Anne Carey.

Loving father to Kathleen (Guy Carson), Loretta (Mike Corbeil), Tim, and Mike (Lorraine Ferrao).

Grandfather (Poppa) to Alysha St John (Jon). Jessica (Albert Noel) and Matt Corbeil (Caitlin Cox),Matt Swann (Brenna Hansen), Erin Carey (Taylor Bowsin). Great-Grandfather(Poppa Joe) to Madeleine, Stellan, and Aiden St John, and Atticus Joseph Noel.

 

Harvey GwenHARVEY, Gwen Winnifred, B.A MSW - After a long battle with Alzheimer's on Thursday June 22, 2017 at Centennial Place, Millbrook.

Beloved wife of Carl for over 51 years. Proud mother of Carl Jr. (Sachiko) and John. Loving grandmother of Lynn.

Dear sister of Bill Draper, Rosemary Draper (Helen) and twin sister of Marjorie Jackson (Bruce). Predeceased by her brother Ted and sister-in-law Patricia.

 

DORRIS, Paul Jerome - Peacefully on Thursday, June 22, 2017 with his family by his side at PRHC.

Beloved husband of Shirl for 63 years. Loving father of Frank, Kathy and Jennifer (Shawn Meredith). Proud grandpa of William and John Paul.

 

DeLaFranier JimboDeLaFRANIER, Lawrence James 'Jimbo' - (1922 - 2017) - Peacefully, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 aged 34,580 days.

Beloved husband of the late Katherine (née Woodland). Loving father of Brenda Nason (Gary) and Lucy Dawson (Peter). Proud Bumpa of Christine Cleghorn (Tommy) and Katie Dawson. Great Bumpa of Dustin and Natasha Cleghorn. Great Great Bumpa of Easton Cleghorn.

Dear brother of Lucille Brunt (Douglas), and predeceased by his brothers William (Joyce), Jerry (Margaret), Robert (late Margaret) and John (Carol). Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Jimbo was a WWII veteran proudly serving in the Royal Canadian Navy from 1939-1945, aboard HMS Campbeltown and HMCS Malpeque. A longtime employee of Canadian Tire as a head buyer, he retired at the age of 46 to spend his golden years golfing, fishing and gambling.

  

Everett MarjorieEVERETT, Marjorie "Joan" - Entered into rest peacefully at the Caressant Care Nursing Home, Mary St., Lindsay on Wednesday, June 21, 2017.

Joan (nee Grant), at the age of 80, was the beloved wife of Harry Everett for almost 56 years.

Treasured mother of Jim and his wife Barb of Peterborough and Donna and her husband Shawn Fairbairn of Charlore Park Drive.

Loving grandmother of Christopher and Michael Everett and Matthew and David Fairbairn.

 

Hopkinson MaxineHOPKINSON, Maxine Edna (nee Pym) - Maxine Edna Hopkinson (née Pym), born on the first day of Spring, March 20, 1927, and died suddenly on the first day of summer, June 21, 2017, with her cherished grandson Mark at her side, at Oshawa Lakeridge Hospital, in her 91st year.

Maxine, predeceased by Bob (2013) her much-loved husband of 62 years.

She will be greatly missed by her daughter Louise (Patrick) and her son Paul (Jodi) and grandchildren Mark and Shaeleen.

Maxine was a resident of Millbrook for over 45 years and was an active member of Millbrook Christian Assembly.

 

Dowling MargDOWLING, Margarett Noreen – Born 22nd August, 1933 – Marg left us today, 20th June, 2017.

She is survived by Chris, her husband of sixty plus years, and children Cheryl and Greg (Julie), and special "adopted daughter" Laura and sister Jean Brown of Stratford ON.

Marg was the ninth of ten siblings. She was predeceased by Norman, Jack, Vernon, Gladys, June, Honey, Gordon and Ross. Her father was Harry Turkington/Tarkington, her mother Jessie Gordon/Whyte.

 

Jones JeffreyJONES, Jeffery Thomas Eric 'Jonsey' - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jeff on Monday, June 19, 2017 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre in his 43rd year.

He was born on July 30, 1974. Jeff was a longtime resident of Ennismore and worked many years for Robert Young Construction.

Beloved husband of Jennifer Johnston. Loving father of Shyanne and Morghan. Devoted son to Eric and Phyllis Jones. Dear brother of Suzanne Brake and her husband Brad.

 

BATES, Betty Jean (nee Ferguson) – Peacefully passed away on Sunday, June 18, 2017 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre in her 88th year.

Wife of the late Harry Bates, John W. Rascon and Vincent Dineen.

Survived by her daughter Janice Dineen and grandchildren Trudy Thompson and Matthew Thompson. Also remembered by her great grandchildren Cassandra, Darian and Dawson. Sister of the late Sidney and Warren Ferguson.

 

McGrath DanMcGRATH, Daniel Michael - At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday, June 18, 2017, with his family by his side, in his 59th year.

Dearest and beloved husband of Deborah (nee Griffin) and adored father to Melissa and Mitchell.

Dear son of Carmel Windeler (d.Harvey), brother to Ed McGrath (Deb), Linda Edwards, Judy Ridley (Gord), son in-law to Jessie Griffin (d.Raymond), brother in-law to Sherry (Warren) Elcombe, Dan (Linda), Jeff (Charlene), Ken (Ronda) Griffin. Beloved uncle to many nieces and nephews, and great uncle to many.

 

KIRBY, Wayne Trevor - (1941 - 2017) - Joined family and friends in Heaven on Sunday, June 18, 2017.

He will be missed dearly by his daughter Jean Lucas and her husband Dan. Wayne had a very special place in his heart for his Grandsons, Zack and Jake.

Also, he will be missed dearly by his younger brother Brian and Sister-in-law Denise. Heartfelt love and compassion is expressed by Lorrie McGrath.

 

Dickey DonaldDICKEY, Donald Ross – After a lengthy illness, at Fairhaven Long Term Care, passed away peacefully, on June 17, 2017.

Survived by his wife June, his daughter Bonnye (Joe) and son Scott (Brooke), grandchildren Tim (Megan), Breanna (Jordan), Lauren, Mackay, Jack, Sam, James and Blake.

Donald was an electrical contractor who owned and operated his business "Dickey Electric" for 30 years. He mastered his trade working on Vancouver Island and lived in Victoria BC, where he started his family, then moved back home to Peterborough to start his business.

 

McKinnon HarrisonMcKINNON, Harrison Ivor - Our hearts have shattered into a million pieces... after a brief and unexpected battle with an insidious and relentless infection, we kissed and held our darling Harrison for the last time.

On June 17, 2017, 2:15pm, at the age of 2 years, 9 months, our beautiful, sensitive, thoughtful, cuddly, funny and infinitely brave firstborn baby boy peacefully gave up his fight and left all his pain and suffering behind.

 

Caunce JoanCAUNCE, Joan Mary - Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s at Fleming Nursing Home on Saturday June 17, 2017. Joan (nee Holden) of Buckhorn in her 93rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Henry “Harry” Caunce. Cherished Mum of Susan (James) Dundas of Buckhorn, Joanne MacKillop of Nova Scotia, and Alison (Mark) Wilkins of Peterborough.

Grandma will be loved and remembered by Ian (Kendra) Dundas, Meredith (Nick) Newberry; Ryley, Logan, and Mary Wilkins. Great-grandmother of James, Nathan, Miles, and Kaelyn.

 

French DebbieFRENCH, Deborah Joan 'Debbie' (Land) - Passed away at P.R.H.C on Saturday June 17, 2017.  Debbie (Land) of Norwood in her 64th year.

Beloved wife of Guy French. Loving mother of Shawn (Nancy) of Havelock and Michelle French of Norwood.

Also remembered by her sister Stacey Weeks (Joe), sister-in-law Linda Land, nephews Sean (Whoppi), Ryan (Joanne), Aaron and niece Tammie (Kris). Predeceased by her brother Scott Land.

 

Baker JeanBAKER, Jean (Clements) - (1924 - 2017) - We are heartbroken to announce the passing of Mom at the Bridge Hospice on Saturday, June 17, 2017.

She joined the love of her life Allan, predeceased February 5, 2016. They were married for 73 years.

She leaves to mourn her daughters Dianne Buchanan of Campbellford, and Linda Lynch (Dave) of Norwood.

She is predeceased by son Bob, August 24, 2009 (Shelly Wakefield), siblings Fern Watts (Orval), Isobel Ferguson (Bert), Orville Clements, Berniece Hayes (Bob), and parents Alexander and Charlotte Clements. Survived by sister Elsie (d. Ivan Bishop), sisters-in-law Roxie Baker and Lynn Clements and life long friend Verna Chaplin.

 

Harrison MarieHARRISON, Marie Edna (nee Armstrong) - Passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Friday, June 16, 2017 at 91 years of age.

Beloved wife of Kenneth Harrison. Dear mother to Bill (Linda), Joan MacDonald (David) and John (Marie). Proud grandma of 6 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

Predeceased by her parents William Newton and Frances Elizabeth (Bessie) Armstrong (nee Burn), and her sisters Ruth Skuce (late Glen) and Lois Jennings (late Cecil).

 

Basciano PatriciaBASCIANO, Patricia Anne (nee Beresford, formerly Chambers) - On Friday, June 16th, 2017 at the age of 84, our lovely mother was reunited with the “love of her life”, her husband Tony (d. 2008), after a long and courageous battle with many health issues.

Even up until the very end, Mom’s pleasant nature and positive attitude made her a joy to be around.

Following her retirement from Outboard Marine, Mom spent her time in service to others. She volunteered with Meals on Wheels, organized trips and activities for the Legion’s Seniors Club and ran the Breakfast Program at St. Peter’s Elementary School for many years. 

Her family was her greatest joy and she will be forever missed by her children Warren Chambers (Valerie Evans), Karen Schweier (Glenn Macdonald), Nicole Cooke (husband Dave) and her step-children Anthony Basciano, Angela Basciano and Gina Martin (husband Doug).

 

Wood FrankWOOD, Francis 'Frank' David Sr. – Peacefully passed away at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Friday, June 15, 2017 at the age of 83.

Loving father of Frank Jr. (Penny), Shawn (Diane) and Krista Hendren (Bert). Cherished grandfather of Aaron (Cassia), Cody (Mike), Scott, Kyle (Kim) and Korey.

Dear brother of Grace, Kay, Teresa, Ken, Bob and predeceased by Jack, Mary, Agnes, Phyllis and Joan. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.

 

Slavik JohnSLAVIK, John Albert - It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved John on Thursday, June 15, 2017 in his 60th year, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre with his loved ones at his side after a lengthy illness.

John leaves his loving wife Gloria (Tapp), sons Brandon (Jordan) and Steve (Natalie), Andrew Scriver (Emily) and daughters Stefanie Scriver (John) and Adrienne Scriver, and adored grandchildren, Maddix, Blake, Gavin, and Riley.

 

Flowers MarolynFLOWERS, Marolyn Ethel - Passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Thursday, June 15, 2017 in her 78th year.

Beloved wife of Reverend Robert Flowers.  Loving mother of Miriam Langlois (Ross) of Kenora, Michelle Safadi (Gerry) of St. Thomas, and Mark Flowers (Heather) of Toronto.

Dear sister of Roy Burchall (Sandy) of Kenora. Dear grandmother of Cody and Tanner Langlois, Amber Safadi, and Brendan, Eric, Kyle and Hannah Flowers.

 

Dykstra RalphDYKSTRA, Ralph Richard - (November 30, 1965 – June 15, 2017) - On Thursday, June 15, 2017, surrounded by those he loved most, Ralph entered the restoring embrace of His Heavenly Father.

Ralph was the cherished husband and very best friend of Kathryn (Kate, née Bryan) and devoted father of Erin, John (Jack) and Peter. He will be remembered fondly by his parents, mother-in-law, siblings, brothers- and sisters-in-law, as well as his many nieces and nephews and their families.

Ralph will be deeply missed by his colleagues and students at Lindsay Collegiate Vocational Institute where he had enjoyed teaching and coaching since 1991.

 

White RonWHITE, Ronald James 'Whitey' - Of Peterborough, passed away peacefully with his wife and friends by his side in Palliative Care at Peterborough Regional Health Centre at the age of 76.

Ron, devoted husband of Kathy. Loving son of the late James and Grace White. Father of Christine Lynda White, Jennifer Elizabeth Hansen (née White), Sarah Anne White, and Rob Peter Chalmers. Beloved papa to Emily Rosalind Routledge, Cynthia Caroline Routledge, and Tyler Jeremy Hansen.

 

Jewell LoisJEWELL, Lois Bernice (nee Ames) - Peacefully at Belmont Long Term Care Facility, Belleville on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of Monty for over 65 years. Dear mother of Scott (Niurka) of Belleville. Survived by step-grandson Alejandro.

Sister of Carol Anderson (Bob) of London, Ontario. Aunt of Michael & Leslie Anderson.

 

Jack IreneJACK, Irene Clemie (nee Thibadeau) - Peacefully, at Peterborough Retirement Residence on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in her 92nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Colin Campbell Jack. Loving mother of Karen Colins (Emélie Lamothe), Sandra Kerr and Susan Smith (Neil). Proud grandmother of Andrew and Alex Jack, Darcy and Jamey Kerr, Courtney, Devin and Alison Smith.

Dear sister of the late Leonard Thibadeau(late Verna) and the late Genevieve McTaggart(late James). Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

 

Galvin DannyGALVIN, Daniel Joseph Patrick 'Danny' - It is with great sadness that the family of Danny Galvin announces his peaceful passing at home surrounded by his adoring family after a brief fight with cancer on Wednesday June 14, 2017 at the age of 78 years.

Danny will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 54 years, Christine and his children, Kelly Ann (Doug) Harrison, Colleen Tracey(Paul) Lasch, David Allan (Carolyn) Galvin, and Karrie Ann (Jeff) Kirker.