HALL, June (nee Steedman) - Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health centre on Friday, April 7th, 2017.
Loving mother of Cathy Mattless (Steve) and Sharon Runhart (Ron). Proud Grandmother of Caryn (Jason Griffiths), Stephen Jr., Michael (Emily), Stephanie (Clay), Jennifer and John. Great grandmother to Colin and Sophie.
Survived by her siblings Lucy Steenburgh, Michael Steedman (Cathy), Billy Steedman and Tom Steedman (Muriel).
GREMER, Rosemarie Elizabeth (Wunder) - Peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Friday, April 7, 2017 in her 80th year.
Rose, beloved wife of 61 years to Ray.
Loving and devoted mother of Tom, and Angie and her husband Rob, and predeceased by her sons Mike, and Frank, and daughter Sonya. Cherished Grandmother of Zack, Matthew, Jacob, and Willie.
FAULDS, Shirley Ruth (nee Ball) - At Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Friday, April 7th, 2017 in her 85th year.
Shirley, beloved wife of 45 years to the late Grant Faulds. Loving stepmother of Terry (Stella), Richard (Debra), Shane (Brenda), Susan Dufresne (Dan), Dennis (Denise), and Scott (Bernie).
GIFFORD, Mary Jane - (1953 - 2017) - At PRHC on Friday, April 7th, 2017 with her family present.
Mary Jane, beloved daughter of the late Agnes Cavanagh and James A. Gifford of Gifford's Bay, Ennismore, in her 64th year.
Partner of the late Grenville O'Brien. Dear cousin of Bernard, Emmett, Paul, Gwen, Dave, Jack and (predeceased by Ki, Fred and Jim Gifford). James and Gene Gifford, Margaret Mary and Gerry Young, Elaine, Gerry, Barb, Kate and their mother Jean Cavanagh.
TURNEY, Richard Claude - At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Friday, April 7, 2017 in 71st year.
Beloved husband of Kate (nee Reed) for 45 years. Loving father of Lorraine Plumbe and her husband Jeff, Chris and his wife Steph. Cherished grandfather of Chris and Sam Plumbe, Elijah and Xavier Turney.
Dear brother of Sheila Ireland, Paul and his wife Yvonne, Morris, Brenda Tindale and her husband John, David and his wife Kim, Stephen and his wife Vanda and Lisa Turney and her husband Spanky.
BILLEN, William Lewis 'Bill' - Of Douro Township, passed suddenly, but peacefully, at home in his 83rd year.
Cherished father to Lisle and Sharon Billen. Loving Grandfather of Tonille and Cody Leblanc. Devoted brother of Dorothy Chambers and the late Les Billen. Bill will be remembered by his many nieces, nephews, and loving friends.
Bill joins his beloved Betty in Heaven where they will be gardening, taking walks in nature and feeding all of the birds together once again.
THOMSON, Robert C. 'Bob' - (Retired GE employee, Past Master of Masonic Lodge Corinthian 101, 32nd Degree, Longtime member of the Hastings & Prince Edward Pipe Band).
Passed away peacefully with his family by his side at the PRHC on Thursday, April 6th, 2017 at the age of 78 years.
Beloved husband of Judy for 54 years. Loving father of Kelly Russelle (Paul) and Jason Thomson (Sarah). Cherished grandpa of Jake, Kirstyn and Jason Jr.
JOHNSON, Bryan Christopher - Suddenly at his home at the age of 47 on Thursday, April 6, 2017.
Bryan, loving father of Bryce and brother of Dan. Son of the late LeRoy Johnson and Margaret Williams.
Sadly missed by his aunts and uncles.
WOOD, Shirley Doris – At Campbellford Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, Shirley Wood of Havelock, in her 84th year.
Beloved wife of Melville Wood for over 64 years. Dear mother of Rhonda Morrison (Harold) of Young’s Point, Roxanne Wood (late Richard Purdie) of Ajax, Terry (Laurie) of Brampton and Sharon Wood (Arthur Anderson) of Havelock.
Grandma/Nana will be sadly missed by Kaitlynn; Rebecca and Stephanie; and Dalton. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.
WALTON, Robert William - (WWII Veteran) - It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Bob on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 at the PRHC in his 92nd year.
Beloved father of Patricia Walton (Richard Muszynski). Dear brother of the late Corinne Cates. Cherished uncle of Wendy Pembroke (Gary) and their family.
WOODCOCK, Mary Gweneth 'Gwen' - (Longtime organist of Westdale United Church) - At home on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 in her 84th year.
Predeceased by her husband Jack Ainslie.
Loving Mother of Dean Woodcock (Lynne) and Nancy Hayes (Cole). Proud grandmother of Madison and Alicia Hayes and Kevin and Erin Woodcock. Gwen will be dearly missed by her siblings Buddy Hunter (the late Fred) and Bill Pomeroy (Pat). Predeceased by her sister Pat Pomeroy.
ANGIONE, Alfredo - (Longtime employee of the Peterborough Catholic School Board) - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 at Extendicare Lakefield in his 92nd year.
Beloved husband of Amelia (nee D'Alessio) for over 67 years. Loving father of Carmela (Mario), John, Tony (Heather) and Bob (Jacqueline). Cherished Nonno of Elena, Sonya, John, Rob, Julie, Krista, Alfredo, Nicholas, Anthony, Sara, Christian and Alessia. Great grandfather of 10.
SEABROOKE, Joseph 'Grant' - Peacefully with his family by his side on Monday, April 3, 2017 in his 84th year.
Beloved husband of Ruth (nee Trennum). Loving father of Allan and his wife Teresa, Brian and his wife Sue, Janice Killen and her husband Brian and Glen and his wife Bonnie.
Cherished grandfather of Jeremy, Andrea, Breanne, Krista, Kendra, Karlie, Kyle, Travis and Carter and great grandfather of Abigail. Predeceased by his sister and brothers.
DARLING, Jean Velna (nee Northey) – Peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Extendicare Peterborough on Monday, April 3, 2017 in her 96th year.
Beloved wife of the late Robert “Harry” Darling (1999).
Loving mother of Darrell (Ina), Judy Kelly (Carl) and Kim Darling (Joe). Lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her five grandchildren, Cindy, Wendy, Rob, Sherry, and Lori. Also missed by many great and great great grandchildren.
GILLESPIE, Ray - (June 20, 1936 – April 3, 2017) - It is with great sadness that the family of Ray Gillespie announces his passing, peacefully surrounded by loved ones at the P.R.H.C. on Monday April 3, 2017.
Loved by his wife Janet (nee Barcroft) and children Annette (Bob) Edwards, Gwen (Brian) Connell and Brian (Anji).
Also loved by grandchildren Robyn (Nick), Derek, Jenna (Justin), Nicole (Steve), Ryleigh, Brittany, Elijah, Sydneigh, Carter, Jerseigh and great-grandchildren Brea, Grace, Avelyne and Hudson.
JACOBS, Roberta Louise - Passed away peacefully at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Monday April 3, 2017. Roberta Jacobs in her 57th year.
Remembered by the late Keven Booth and the late Lee Sutherland. Cherished mother of the late Charlene Sutherland, Marsha Sutherland, Crystal Sutherland, and Mandy Jenkins (Craig). Missed by her grandchildren Kesha, Derek, Robin, Tyler, Joshua, Daniel, Tensha, Mark, Adam, Alex, Madison and Connor.
Survived by her sisters Zellma Renee (d. Norman), Birdie Woodcox (Sid) and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her mother Louise Jacobs.
GAUTHIER, Geraldine 'Gerry' Shirley (nee Boon) - (October 1st, 1938 - April 3rd, 2017) -
After a short but courageous battle with cancer, Gerry has gone to meet Johnny her late husband of 39 years, who has been waiting patiently for her in the left hand corner of heaven for 18 years.
Gerry leaves behind her pride and joy. Son Greg and wife Leslie Gauthier, grandchildren Natalia and RJ, of New Hope, PA. Daughter Lynn Horton and grandson Dakota of Peterborough. Son Brad and wife Diane of Timmins.
MacINNES, Keith - (Retired Finance Professor at McMaster, Ryerson and York Universities and Chief Accountant at Brascan Ltd., CFA, CPA, PFS and graduate of Trent University) -
Passed away at his home in Kingston, Ontario on Monday, April 3, 2017 at the age of 63.
Keith was married to Lynne MacInnes nee Sheridan for 40 years and they had recently moved from Toronto to Kingston. His brothers Gord MacInnes and wife Yvonne and Al MacInnes and wife Betty reside in Peterborough where Keith was born. Keith’s sister Evelyn Haylock of Toronto has passed away.
Keith’s deceased parents were Earlim MacInnes and Jean nee Griffin of Woodville and in later years Peterborough.
BERARDI, Luigi - (Retired Owner of Kent Cleaners) - Passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Sunday, April 2, 2017 in his 80th year.
Beloved husband of Carol (nee Morris). Loving father of Leslee Bax (Ken), Michael Berardi (Laurie), Anthony Berardi (Sarah). Dear grandfather of Nicholas (Kayla), Meaghan, Emily and Ella. Great grandfather of Beau.
Dear brother of Maria Nicoletti (Eugenio), Raffaelina Berardi (late Enzo) and Giuseppina (Raffaele). Dear brother-in-law of Carmine Garofalo (late Eva), Gail Foster (Dave), Lynn Braund and Dawn Marie Braund. Dear uncle of several nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by his parents Domenico and Teresina Berardi, and sister Norina Benincasa (late Emilio).
BRIGHT, Charles 'Bud' – Peacefully passed away at Extendicare Peterborough on Sunday, April 2, 2017 in his 80th year.
Beloved son of the late Charles and Maria Bright. Loving brother of Carolyn Herd and her late husband, John.
Cherished uncle of Heather, Tom (Angela), Susan (Rick), Pamela (Glenn), Gordon, Lori, Brian and Susan (Don). Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.
COLLINGWOOD, Dora Lucy 'Muriel' (nee Patstone) - Peacefully passed away at Extendicare Lakefield, on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 105 years of age.
Predeceased by her beloved husband Harry Collingwood and her siblings Cyril, Mavora, Ronald and Theodore.
Loving mom to Barbara Poile and Jeani Collingwood (Tom Lunn). Much loved grandma of Mindy and Craig Poile and Adam Collingwood. Proud great-grandma to Lily and Samantha.
MORRIS, Mary Beatrice Monro 'Bea' - WRCNS - (June 2, 1920 – April 2, 2017) - Bea died peacefully at Sunnybrook Veterans Centre K wing in Toronto on Sunday April 2, 2017 in her 97th year.
Predeceased by her parents D. Eric M. Grier and Catherine A. Mackenzie, and her husband Alexander S. Morris (1998), she is survived by her children Shelagh E. Morris and husband John A. Cain of Paris, ON; Mary C. Morris of Squamish, B.C; and Iain A. Morris of St. Catharines, ON.
She is also survived by her sister Katharine N. Hooke (the late Harry G. Hooke) of Peterborough, ON, and her nieces Pamela N. Hooke of Toronto and K. Suzanne Hooke of Peterborough, and several Morris nieces and nephews in Canada and the U.K.
MASSENDER, Margaret - In her 85th year, Margaret Massender passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday April 2nd, 2017.
Cherished daughter of the late John and Rebecca (Burke) Willimot.
Loving mother of Janet Massender of London and Joanne Baker and her husband Brian of Lakefield. Special grandmother of Tanya Roldao, Crystal Ruston, Jeffrey Oulds and Chantal Baker. She was a proud great grandmother of four.
HAMBLY, Rachel Whitney Cadieux - (August 17, 1981 ~ April 1, 2017) -
Rachel was born in Oshawa and lived there until age 8 when her family moved to Sudbury. Rachel lived there until age 12 when her family again moved, this time to Peterborough, which has been her home base since then.
Rachel definitely took her own path in life. High school was not for her so she worked in various positions for a couple of years in her teens. At age 17 she joined the Federal Youth Program, Katimavik, and lived in Cambridge, Trois Rivieres and Brandon, each for three months. It was a great experience that was a touchstone for the rest of her life, and where she made several life-long friends.
ELFSTROM, Joyce Lorna (née Ferguson) - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by the warmth of her family’s embrace and compassionate caregivers at PRHC, Saturday, April 1, 2017, in her 87th year.
Cherished wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, and friend, and dedicated community volunteer.
Predeceased by her beloved husband of 50 years, Douglas (d. 2000). Joyce brought light, humour, and wisdom to all she met. A vibrant, cheerful spirit, she loved singing, ice cream, and ballroom dancing, not necessarily in that order.
She will be remembered with deep, abiding love by daughters Nancy (Philip) Smith and Evelyn (Cris) Maksimovich. Her grandchildren Nathaniel (Christina Wallwork), Alana (Ray Johnson), Ethan, and Hannah will forever treasure their memories of Nana.
HORSFIELD, Jack - It is with heavy hearts that we share the passing of Jack Horsfield on the morning of Saturday, April 1st, 2017.
He leaves behind his loving wife Anne, children Gary, Jacqueline and Simon, as well as grandchildren Jodie, Alex, Gemma and Harry.