Peterborough

 

James WardJAMES, Ward William - (WWII Veteran) - Peacefully, with his family by his side at Peterborough Retirement Residence, on Monday, February 6, 2017.

Reunited with his beloved wife and other half L. Irene James.

Loving father of Norman (Arlene), Neal (Theresa) and Ruth Quesnel. Proud grandfather of Jessie, Elisa, Joe, Colleen, John and the late Michael; and great grandfather of Taylor, Zylaa, Emily, Olivia, William, Trinity, Quinn, Ivy and Wilhem.

 

Pinkney DavidPINKNEY, David Ian - (May 4, 1985 - February 6, 2017) - Passed away suddenly on February 6, 2017.

Beloved fiancé of Nicole and dear father of Connor, Hayden and Daton.

Loving son of Kathy Green (late Donny). Dear brother of Jennifer (Rob), Kimberley (Jullian) and Emily (Jake).  Dear son-in-law of Kevin (Angela) and Kimberley (Rob). Dear brother-in-law of Danyelle (Ryan). Dear grandson of Donna, Marion, Peter, Rick and Judy.

 

Mariasine PenelopeMARIASINE, Penelope 'Penny' Agnes (née Howes) - Age 69 years old, resident of Ottawa, former resident of Peterborough, died peacefully, surrounded by her children, on Monday, February 6th, 2017, after a long battle with cancer.

Penelope was born December 22, 1947, in Barrie, Ontario. Graduate of Alquonquin College, Ottawa, class of 1968, where she received a degree in journalism.

Penny was a dedicated stay-at-home mother, and was a very active volunteer during her time in Peterborough, most notably at the YMCA. She retired from Osgoode Properties, Ottawa, in September of 2016.

 

COYLE, Aleksandra Marie 'Sandra' – At Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday, February 5, 2017, Sandra Coyle of Hastings, in her 70th year.

Beloved wife of John Rekker for 19 years. Dear mother of Jean Dunk (Scott) of Brighton.

Sister of Elizabeth (Ella) of Poland, and the late John Zabinski and Denise Zabinski. Also survived by her nieces and nephews – the Krupop family of Oshawa.

 

Millett JuneMILLETT, June Alice - Passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 5, 2017 at the PRHC in her 86th year.

Beloved wife of Allen for over 61 years. Loving mother of Cathleen Wright (Gordon) and Stephen (Michele). Grandma will be sadly missed by her five grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Cherished friend of Mary Young and her husband Adrian. Dear sister of Alan MacKenzie (Shirley) and the late Russell MacKenzie (Margaret) and sister-in-law of Brian Millett (Anita). Aunt June will be fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews and their extended families.

 

BARNS, George Melville 'Mel' – (P. Eng., Retired G.E. Employee) -

Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday, February 5, 2017 in his 81st year.

Beloved husband of Margaret Barns (nee Gillespie) for 54 years. Dear brother of the late Lee Barns. Brother-in-law of Joyce Barns. Uncle to Heather (Mike), Sherrie (Terry) and great uncle to Kiera and Erica.

 

Kelly DanielKELLY, Daniel - (Retired Sales Manager of Robert Bury) - Passed away on Sunday, February 5th, 2017 at the PRHC in his 90th year.

Beloved husband of the late Betty.

Loving father of Blaine (Patti), Susan, Darren (Gail) and Debra Froggatt (Dan). Grandpa will be sadly missed by Matthew (Shana), Taylor, Jonathan, Rachael and great-grandpa of Skye, Nyah and Landon.

Dear brother of Cecilia Dumoulin (Gaston) and the late Adrian, Whip, Mike, Delores, Shirley MacDonald, Teddy, Lawrence Adams, Madeline Adams and Murney Adams.

 

SACKVILLE, Margaret Shirley (nee Mortimer) - (Retired from the Gallery and Dan Joyces) -

Passed away at Fairhaven on Saturday, February 4, 2017 in her 94th year.

Beloved husband of the late John “Jack” Sackville.  Loving mother of Bryon and his wife Elaine and the late Gordon.  Cherished grandmother of James and Sarah.

Predeceased by her siblings Dorothy Miller, Mildred White, Doug Mortimer, Gladys Mortimer,  Jack Mortimer, and Fred Mortimer.  Sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews.

 

Manthey EgonMANTHEY, Egon Siegfried - Peacefully, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at the age of 82 surrounded by family.

Beloved soulmate, friend and husband of Emma Manthey (née Rangno). Loving father of Diana "Liz" LeBlanc (Paul) and Evelyn Parsons (Harry). Proud Papa of Katy McBride (Corey) and Nicole Leblanc. Treasured great grandfather of Gracie and Owen McBride.

Dear brother of Peter (Christa) and Gisela(of Germany). Respected uncle of Adrian Manthey (Veronica). Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by nieces, nephews, relatives and friends, all over the world.

 

PAKENHAM, Ruth Irene - (1923 - 2017) -Passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on February 4, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Wallace Pakenham.

Dear mother of Bob and his wife Elaine, Kathryn and her husband Bill, Bill and his wife Paulette, Philip and his wife Nancy and Jim and his wife Shelley. Grandmother of Joseph, Theresa, Helen, Margaret, Rachelle, Danielle, Kate-Lyn, Chad, Tracey-Lyn, Kyle, Tonya, Kristen and Brayden. Also survived by 15 great-grandchildren.

Sadly missed by her brother Lewes and his wife Pat. Predeceased by her parents Joseph and Elizabeth Gaskell and her brother John and his wife Isabel.

 

UPTON, Audrey Muriel - (Longtime member of Pine Crest Golf and Country Club) - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at the PRHC in her 93rd year.

Loving wife of Russell. Beloved mother of Sharon Wilshaw (James) and Terry.

Cherished sister of Grace Thom, Beatrice Ridgway, the late Arthur Griffis and sister-in-law of the late Greta Wilson. Aunt Audrey will be remembered by her nieces, nephews and their extended families.

 

Charlebois JohnCHARLEBOIS, John Francis - Passed away suddenly on Saturday February 4, 2017. John Charlebois in his 57th year.

Loved and missed so much by his children Dalton (Mandy), Morgan (Dylan) and Luke.

Beloved son of Ron (d. Barbara). Remembered by his siblings Roger (Kim), Pete, Nicole (Josh), and nieces and nephews Helen, Rachael, Christine, and Jack.

Predeceased by brothers Ron Jr. (Julie), and David. Dear friend of Christina.

 

Keogh IreneKEOGH, Irene - Passed away peacefully at St Joseph's at Fleming Home in Peterborough on February 4th, 2017 in her 86th year.

She goes to rest with all the love of her family and many friends whose lives she touched in a special way.

She was predeceased in March 2009 by her loving husband of 53 years, Peter, and in May, 2004 by her loving son Dene. She leaves behind her two sons Gary (Donna), and Glenn (Tammy), and her daughter Sherriden.

 

SHEPPARD, Douglas Murray 'Doug' - Passed away peacefully, after a very short illness, at PRHC on Saturday, February 4, 2017 with his family at his side. Doug, of Lakefield in his 47th year.

Cherished son of Herbert and Helen Sheppard of Lakefield, devoted and loving father of Jamie, dear brother of Gord Sheppard, and dearest uncle to Adrienne Irwin-Sheppard.

Friend of Jamie’s mother, Bev Wells, and dearest friend of Sherry Irwin, and beloved son-in-law of Jeanette and Jim Kidd.

 

McMillen SueMcMILLEN, Susan Elizabeth 'Sue' (neé O’Brien) - Passed away peacefully in her home on February 3, 2017, in her 73rd year.

After a long illness borne with boundless grace and courage, Sue goes to her rest with all the love of her family and the many friends whose lives have been warmed by her gentle kindness.

She leaves behind her husband of nearly fifty years, Larry McMillen, children Jen McMillen (Josephine) and David McMillen (Cynthia), brother Jamie O’Brien, sister Shari Selves (Floyd) and their daughter Lauren, and five grandchildren who won’t stand still long enough for us to get all their names.

 

Cameron MorrisCAMERON, Morris Joseph - Passed away peacefully at his residence on Friday February 3, 2017, at 87 years of age.

Beloved husband of Catherine (née Giroux). Dear father of Lana Cameron (Mike), Lorna Cancellara (Mike), Lois Pollard (Ed) and Susan Lytwyn (George).

Loving grandfather of Garrett James (Michelle), Kevin James, Meagan Pollard, Ricky Pollard, Liam Pollard, Cameron Lytwyn, Christopher Cancellara and Thomas Cancellara. Great-grandfather of Skyler James. He will be sadly missed by Neil James. Predeceased by his parents William and Rosina Cameron and his 4 sisters and 2 brothers.

 

Shaw JohnSHAW, John Bernard - Passed away unexpectedly on February 3, 2017 at 52 years of age.

Survived by the love of his life, Maureen Taylor. Loving Dad to Allison Shaw (Patrick), Cynthia Martschini (Lino) and Evan Shaw. Will be sadly missed by his stepchildren Jessica Hicks (Calvin), Kayleigh Chambers (Todd), and Taylor Redmond. Papa John to Troy, Rhyse, Blake and Luke.

Dear brother to Robert Shaw Jr. (Alyce) and Edwina Doig (Paul). Predeceased by his parents Bob and Margaret Shaw. Fondly remembered by Milly Taylor, several nieces and nephews and his wide circle of friends.

 

Steenburgh VicSTEENBURGH, Victor Allan - (1933 - 2017) - In the presence of his family on Wednesday February 2, 2017 at Riverview Manor.

Dear father of Vince (Dani) and Belinda (Derek Ginter). Proud grampa of Greg, Dakoda, Angalee, Natel and Gavin.

Vic is also survived by his siblings, Gerald (Lise), Ron (Viola) and Lorraine Henry as well as many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

 

McQuigge WayneMcQUIGGE, David 'Wayne' - (Public Works and City Bus Driver) -

Suddenly at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday, February 2, 2017 in his 71st year.

Beloved husband of Ruth (nee Martinell) for 39 years.  Wayne will be sadly missed by his cousins, nieces, nephews, co-workers and all who knew him.

Predeceased by his parents David and Luella (nee Keating) and his stepmother Essie.

 

Blewett IsabelleBLEWETT, Isabelle Agnes - Passed away peacefully at Royal Gardens, Peterborough on Thursday February 2, 2017. Isabelle Blewett, formerly of Selwyn, in her 97th year.

Isabelle will be remembered by many, along with her husband Neil for owning and operating the General Store in Selwyn for 15 years and for her many years as a successful Avon representative. She was a longtime dedicated member of the Women’s Institute and the United Church Women. As a talented artist, she will be missed by many in the Arts community of the area.

Loving wife of the late Neil Blewett (1984). Loved and missed by her daughters Janice Addison (Wayne) of Seagrave, Paula Ruttle (Greg Nyberg) of Buckhorn and son-in-law Robert Welbourn. Predeceased by her daughter Karen Welbourn.

 

Hajdinak JoannHAJDINJAK, Joann (née Mullen) - Peacefully, on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at Cummer Lodge in North York, in her 54th year.

Loving mother of Christopher and Nicholas. Cherished friend and former spouse of Brian Hajdinjak. Dear sister of Kim McDonald.

Predeceased by her brother Barry; and her parents Howard and Mary Ann (nee Wannamaker) Mullen. Sadly missed and lovingly remember by her aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

 

White DouglasWHITE, Douglas MacLeod - (February 6, 1924 - February 2, 2017) -

Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre with family by his side on Thursday February 2, 2017, just four days shy of his 93rd birthday.

Loving husband of the late Mildred (Smith) "Midge." Sadly missed by his children Don (Monica), Alex (Sue) and Kathy (Ian); grandchildren Virginia (Byron), Blake (Chantel), Owen and Graeme, and special great grandpa to Keiara and Brianna.

Survived by his sisters-in-law Helen (late Rod) Stalport and Joyce (late Frank) Moore and by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Blake and Mary (MacLeod) White and special cousin Mary Karon (Bert).

A veteran of the R.C.A.F. in WWII, Doug felt honoured to serve on the bench as a Justice of the Peace for the Province of Ontario for forty years, and was a Freemason for over fifty years with West Hill Lodge, Scarborough and Clementi Lodge in Lakefield.

 

Kempt MadeleineKEMPT, Madeleine Hope (Davidson) – Passed away peacefully at Fairhaven, February 1, 2017 in her 88th year.

Beloved wife of the late Harold Kempt and daughter of the late Stewart and Alice Davidson.

Dearly loved mother of Susan Livings (Tom), John (Linda), Bob (Elaine), Margaret Burrett (Philip), Marty (Karen), and Tom (Kim). A very special grandmother to 17 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

Dear sister of Archie Davidson (Barb), Phyllis McLeod (late Malcolm), and the late Eileen Abrams (late Raymond) and sister-in-law to the late Phyllis Mackness (late Jack).

 

Webster LenoreWEBSTER, Norma ‘Lenore’ (McIlvena) - Of Mapleview Retirement Residence, Norwood, Ontario, passed away at Campbellford Memorial Hospital on Wednesday February 1, 2017 at the age of 92 years.

Dearly loved wife of the late Thomas “Tom” Webster (2001) for 52 years at his passing.

Loving mother of Betty (Bill) Drain of Warsaw, Bill (Debbie Buck) of Calgary and Dave (Debra) of Warsaw. Treasured grandmother of Dave Drain of Warsaw, and Will (Laura) Drain of Peterborough; James, Sherry (Shawn) Leland, and Jennifer (Stephen Nielsen) Webster of Alberta; and Jessica, Janice (Rob Sedgwick), Julie, Alison, Curtis and Travis Webster of Warsaw. Great-Grandmother of Lindsay and Caymen of Calgary and Lukas Drain.