Irvine BobIRVINE, Robert Lochead 'Bob' - Passed away peacefully at P.R.H.C., with his family by his side, on Sunday, November 19, 2017, in his 77th year.

Bob enjoyed a rewarding career as a math teacher at Thomas A. Stewart S.S., in Peterborough. Upon his retirement, he was able to dedicate himself to his passion of farming. He was an adored 'Papa' to his grandchildren and a valued mentor to many. He lived his life without regret.

Loved and missed by his wife of 52 years, Gail (nee Shipton), and his children Robin Brown (Paul) of Oakwood and Mark (Wanda Knowlton) of Selwyn.  Beloved Papa to Allison, John and Matthew Brown and Cameron Irvine.

 

Field NormFIELD, Norman George Victor 'Norm' - CIC, MM, National Order of the Legion of Honour, Chevalier, Loving husband and father, peacefully passed away at home on Sunday, November 19th, 2017 at the age of 92.

Son of the late Sydney and Agens (née Strain), predeceased by his brothers Walter and Allan.

Survived by his beloved wife of 69 years Dorothy (née Clark), his daughter Carol, sons Glenn (Sue), Gary and daughter Sandi (Zsolt), his brothers Donald, Robert, grandchildren Cody and Olivia (Mike) and great-grandchildren Charlie, Adanna and Clarke.

Norm, born in Peterborough 1925, joined the Prince of Wales Rangers in 1942. Decided to go into active service by joining the Canadian Infantry; and later the Calgary Highlanders. Awarded the Military Medal for bravery at Dunkerque, France. Recently, was awarded France's highest honour, National Order of the Legion of Honour, Chevalier.

 

Thain BettyTHAIN, Betty Marlene (Douglas) - Peacefully, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Sunday, July 16, 2017 in her 86th year.

Betty, dearly beloved wife of Lynn Thain, and the late Harry Dunford and Herb Bryan.

Dear mother of Patti Doleman (Dennis). Cherished grandmother of Cherie Trevelin and Duane Finley (Kim). Great grandmother of Joshua Trevelin, Victoria Finley and Autumn Finley.

 

OBrien MarieO’BRIEN, Marie - Passed away peacefully, with her family by her side at Campbellford Memorial Hospital on Saturday November 18, 2017 in her 87th year.

Beloved wife of the late Martin O’Brien (2002).

Loving mother of the late Don (2014), Sharon Cooper (Eric) of Lakefield, Darlene Sullivan (Mike) of Douro, Francis of Alberta, George (Sheila) of Peterborough, Mike (Maureen) of Otonabee, Jim of Peterborough and Rita O’Brien (Mike Barry) of Lakefield.  Dear grandmother of 20 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.

 

Araujo LennoxARAUJO, Lennox Augustine - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa on November 18, 2017 in his 87th year.

Beloved husband of Margaret (nee McLachlan) for 54 years. Loving father of Bryan and his wife Esther. Proud grandfather of Gracie and Owen.

Predeceased by his parents, Perfecto and Eleanor Araujo, his six brothers and three sisters.

 

Stimers VioletSTIMERS, Violet May (nee Dunk) – Passed away peacefully at Warkworth Place Nursing Home on Saturday November 18th, 2017 in her 86th year.

Beloved wife of the late Owen Stimers.

Devoted mother of Richard Stimers (Bonnie), Constance “Connie” Doughty (Bill), Margaret “Peggy” Reid, Sharon Collet and David Stimers.

 

Craig SandraCRAIG, Sandra Carol (née Reid) – Passed away peacefully at PRHC with family by her side on Friday, November 17, 2017.

Beloved wife of Ernest, devoted mother of Thomas and Alison. Loving grandmother of Ceilidh, Fiona (Chris and Alison Gavin), and Ashley and James (Tom and Cathy Craig).

Loving sister of Agnes (Ashton) Taglie, and Catherine (Barry) Cameron. Sandra will also be lovingly remembered by her aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.

 

Vansteinburg MarilynVANSTEINBURG, Marilyn Eva (nee Jack) - The family of Marilyn are saddened to announce her passing on Friday November 17th, 2017 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre at the age of 77.

Dear wife of the late John Clarke and Everett VanSteinburg. Beloved mother of Lisa Young (Andrew) and Christopher (Krista). Remembered grandma of Hannah, Emily and Lucas.

Marilyn will also be dearly missed by her best friend Brian.

 

JOHNSON, Raymond Peter 'Ray' - Passed away suddenly at  P.R.H.C. with his family by his side on Thursday November 16, 2017.

Retired Peterborough Transit Driver and a member of the R.C.A.F. Association, Ray was an avid bridge player. In his retirement he co-operated Mike's Bridge Club with his wife.

He is loved and missed by his wife Diane of 55 years and his children Kendra Pickett (Mike) of Lakefield and Jeff (Rhian Harrold) of Peterborough.Grandpa is remembered fondly by Molly, Owen and Nicklas.

 

Wilson KeithWILSON, Keith - Passed away peacefully at Canterbury Gardens on November 16, 2017 in his 91st year.

Beloved husband of Sally for 30 years. Loving father of Mark (Sandy), Rodger and Judith (Dave). Proud grandfather of Donald and Tashia, and great grandfather of Tristan, Dillin and Sky.

Keith will be fondly remembered by his step-children Christopher Reid (Karin) of Keswick, Paul Reid of B.C., Maralee Schultz (Allen) of Halifax and step-grandchildren Carys, Alyssa and Reid. Predeceased by his siblings Fred Wilson, Hazel Wilson, Ruby Howden and Ray Wilson.

Keith retired in 1990 after 43 years as President of De Laval (Alfa-Laval). His long, successful career with the company brought him an appointment as Chairman of the Canadian Board of Directors of Alfa-Laval in 1989.

 

Beech RosalineBEECH, Margaret Rose 'Rosaline'  - Died surrounded by her loving family on November 15, 2017 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre. 

Born on August 21, 1936 in Dublin, Ireland to Selina and John Dardis.

Rosaline counted it one of her life's blessings to be part of a loving family of nine children.  Devoted to her Catholic Faith and her beloved family to the end.

Rosaline leaves behind her devoted husband of 58 years, Peter, her children, Alan ( Lynn), Paula, Neil (Tiffany) the grandchildren she loved dearly, Pamela (Phil), Laura (Shawn), Meghan, Nicholas (Midori), Lucas, Claire, Natalie, Madeline, Gabrielle, Mary, William, Grace, Lily, Henry, Emma, Anthony and Max.

 

Worozbut MoryWOROZBUT, Morry - (November 26, 1928 - November 15, 2017) - 

Went home to be with His Lord and Saviour on Wednesday, November, 15th, 2017 in his 89th year at The PRHC, surrounded by his loving family.

Dear husband of Margaret (McNeill) his sweetheart for 62 years of marriage.

He will be lovingly remembered by his four daughters – Nancy (Irv) Wilson; Heather (Brennan) Basler; Sharon; and Sheila (David) Fletcher.

Wonderful Grandpa/Papa to Kim (Alex); Jeff; Christy; Sara (Zack); Jason and Rachel.

 

Heczko JackHECZKO, Zdzislaw 'Jack' - Passed away peacefully at  the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 in his 91st year.

An exceptionally kind and gentle man, beloved husband and best friend of Bozenna (Zina) for 66 years.  Loving father of Eva and Yvonne, friend to sons-in-law Rob and Terry.

Cherished grandfather of Steven (Sonja), Janina, Leanna, Jianna, Meilu, Shaolin, great grandfather of Finn and uncle of Krzysztof (Dorota).

 

Savino MattSAVINO, Matthew Norman Sr. - Passed away peacefully on November 13th, 2017, at Riverview Manor.

Matt served in the Air Force at the beginning of his career and continued that community service over a period of three decades as a leader and Commanding Officer of several Sea Cadet and Air Cadet corps, supporting and encouraging youth leadership.

He will be remembered as a loving father to James, Matthew and Lynda, and a husband of 53 years to wife Lorraine.

Matt will also be greatly missed by his five grandchildren: Nicole, Adam, Zoe, Ben and Erik.

 

Brown WilliamBROWN, William James - Peacefully in PRHC Palliative Care, surrounded by family, William James (Ted), retired Property Officer (37 yrs.) with Ontario Hydro, retired member of the Canadian Army, hobby farmer formally of Cavan township passed away at the age of 97.

Much loved husband of Grace (1994), father, proud grandfather & great-grandfather, uncle, and friend.   Predeceased by his parents Edward and Mabel and sister Francis (William) Craig.

He is survived by his children Noreen (Wayne Johnson), Bill (Johanna), Bob, Carol (Barry Stewart), David (Debbie).

 

Black ElsieBLACK, Elsie Alma - In her 103rd year, passed away at Lakefield Extendicare on Monday, November 13, 2017.

Wife of the late George W. Black, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Maynes. Dear Mother of Margaret, Mrs. Donald E. Wood of Lakefield and William E. Black and his wife Carolynne (Lynne) of Lakefield.

Loving Grandmother of Robin (Steve Dempsey) of Toronto, Holly (Craig O'Brien) of Douro, Jessie (Ian Topic) of Carlsbad, California and Daniel and wife Kendra of San Francisco, California. Proud Great-Grandmother of Eric and Dana Paisley, Samuel and Cheyenne O'Brien and Sierra Topic.

 

WILLIAMS, Jack Wesley - (Retired General Electric) Passed away peacefully at Peterborough Extendicare on Monday, November 13th, 2017 at the age of 91 years.

Beloved husband of the late Wilma. Dear brother of the late Earl Williams and the late Joan Trotter.

Jack worked at GE for 43 years. He was an avid dog owner (Springer Spaniels) and travelled extensively across North America participating in Spaniel field trials. During his travels, he and his late wife met many personal friends.

 

Wease BarbaraWEASE, Barbara Frances - Age 56, formerly of Peterborough County, passed away at Peterborough Regional Health, November 12, 2017 surrounded by her loving family.

Born October 20, 1961, daughter of the late Donald and Gladys (nee. Dracup) Easter. Barbara will be missed by her long-time companion Don Wease.

Dear mother of Becky, Amanda, Jay, and Cody. Barbara will be missed by her close friends.

 

Bartlett TeresaBARTLETT, Teresa Doreen (nee Charpontier) - Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s at Fleming with family at her side on Sunday, November 12, 2017 in her 86th year.

Teresa, beloved wife of the late Frederick Bartlett. Loving and devoted mother of Linda Carson (Warren), Ken (Diane), and Karen Curtis (Jim).

Cherished Grandmother of Jason and Justin Carson, Phillip and Paul (Ricci) Curtis, and Great Grandmother R.J., and Drew.

Predeceased by her sister Doris And her brother-in-law Mac Rynard.

 

Shearer JeanSHEARER, Jean (nee Walker) – Peacefully, at St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at the age of 85.

Beloved wife of the late James Shearer, loving mother of Robert Shearer (Andre), Don Shearer (Joanne) and Sandra McDooling (Brian). Proud Grandmother of five and proud great Grandmother of five.

Dear sister of Bill Walker (Shirley) and sister in law Maizie Nichols. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, and dear friends.

 

Williamson OrvilleWILLIAMSON, Orville Stewart - Passed away at P.R.H.C. on Sunday, November 12, 2017 in his 87th year.

Predeceased by his parents Percy Robert and Lillian May Williamson. Survived by his brother Gordon Harold Williamson (Yvonne). Predeceased by loving partner Cora Hetherington (nee Farthing).

Predeceased by William (Bill) Hetherington, survived by Bill's daughter Angela (Angie) Blewett (nee Hetherington) and her son Christopher O'Brien, Elizabeth (Betty) LeFave (Paul) and their children Laurie, Kevin (Kayo), Debbie and their children, Beverley Yourth (nee Hetherington) and her children Dawn (Nick), Darla (Claude) and their children.

 

Rose RoseROSE, Mrs. Rose Irene - (Proud retired PRN of former St. Joseph's and Civic Hospitals and Pharmacy Tech at SuperStore "Loblaw")

Passed away peacefully with family by her side at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at the age of 70 years.

Beloved wife of Don for over 47 years. Loving mother of Murray (Darlene Ross) and Naomi. Cherished daughter of Jessie Brown and the late Ernie. Grandma will be sadly missed by Cameron, Kelsey and Gavin.

Dear sister of Judy Rocquin (Rocky), Teena Lussier (George) and sister-in-law of Dave (Brenda). Aunt Rose will be fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews and their extended families. Cousin of many.

 

WILLIAMSON, Alan Ernest – At Campbellford Memorial Hospital on Saturday, November 11, 2017, Alan Williamson of Havelock, formerly of Coe Hill, Ontario, in his 66th year.

Beloved husband of Wynne (nee Robertson) for 44 years. Brother of Luzerne (Gerrie), Gordon (Debbie), Laurie (Joan) and the late John and Lachlan. Brother-in-law of Ruth and Pia.

Son of the late Ray and Alita Williamson. Brother-in-law of Kim Robertson, Robert Robertson and Mark Robertson. Son-in-law of Carol Robertson (late Arthur). Uncle Alan will also be missed by his many nieces and nephews.

 

Wrightly LarryWRIGHTLY, Larry - Passed away suddenly at the P.R.H.C., on Saturday November 11, 2017.  Larry Wrightly of Norwood, in his 59th year.

Loved and missed by the love of his life and wife of 29 years, Dale, and his son Jordan (Karlie).  Larry lived for his family and gave everything to caring and providing for them.

Lovingly remembered by his parents Bud & Hazel of Norwood, sisters Leslie Ann Campbell (Peter) of Warkworth, Cindy King (Ken) of Havelock, brother Andrew Wrightly (Dan) of Oshawa, sisters-in-law Diane Smith (Peter), Wendy McKinnon, Dawn Shadzik (Masoud) and brother-in-law Dave McKinnon. Also remembered by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brother-in-law Walter McKinnon.

 

Dunn WilliamDUNN, William Kenneth Milford - (February 4, 1928 - November 11, 2017) -

Born in London, Ontario; Retired CN Rail Employee, President CNPA, C10. Passed away at PRHC Palliative Care on Saturday November 11, 2017.

Will be very much missed by his best friend and partner Carol Little. Survived by sisters Mildred (Bain), Marilyn (McCullum) and brother Frank (Carol) Blackwell.

Predeceased by sisters Evelyn (Ed Wright), Frances (John Vickers); loving Uncle Ken to the Vickers family.

 

Fraser BrianFRASER, Lorne 'Brian' - Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 64 years of age.

Beloved Husband to Susan Fraser (nee-Brown). Proud Dad to Carolyn Anderson (Jeremy Anderson) and Daniel Fraser (Heather Wright). Loving Grandpa of Ethan Alexander Fraser and Grayson Fraser Anderson.

Cherished brother-in-law to Ann Kenward (Stephen), Donald Brown (Anna), Gordon Brown (Peggy), Sheila Schouten (John), Chris Brown (Heather), and Margie Fraser.

Predeceased by his parents Stanley and Mary Fraser (nee-Burke), brothers Blair and Garfield Fraser.