Frost EdnaFROST, Edna Shirley (nee Northey)  - (October 23, 1940 – December 31, 2017) -

Our special angel left us on New Year’s Eve.

Edna was cherished by many and will be missed dearly.


Campbell NormaCAMPBELL, Norman Illeen (Landon) - It is with sadness yet relief the family grieves the passing of a loving wife, amazing mother and grandmother: Norma Illeen Campbell (nee Landon) on Sunday, December 31st, 2017 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre in her 95th year.

Dementia had overtaken her mind and body.

Norma; born July 31st, 1923, is the loving wife of Harry Campbell for 72 years and the amazing mother to Dwaine (Margete) and Lynn.

Granny will be greatly missed by her grandchildren: Rhonda, Jennifer (Ken), Lisa (Jeff), Adam (Amanda) and Candice, as well by her 11 great-grandchildren: Josh, Jenna, Laura, Sophie, Nathan, Drew, Madison, Morgan, Mitchell, Makayla and Lydia.


WATTS, Anne Marie (nee Garvey) - At St. Joseph’s at Fleming, surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, December 31, 2017 in her 55th year after a long and courageous  battle with Huntington’s Disease.

Anne, beloved wife of 32 years to Brian. Cherished and devoted mother of Andrew (Kelsey), and Katelyn Watts. Loving Grandma to Genevieve.

Daughter of Kay Garvey, and the late Ed and Deanna Garvey, and daughter-in-law of Meta Watts (late Ivan Watts). Sister in law to Myrna Vosburg (Watson), Phyllis Kelly (Harold), Linda Holmes, and Corrine Watts (the late Gord). Predeceased by her brother Gary Garvey, and her sister Janet Whalen.


Harris MarieHARRIS, Muriel Geraldine (nee Crouter) – Peacefully at St. Joseph’s at Fleming, on Sunday, December 31st, 2017, in her 93rd year.

Loving wife of the late John “Jack” Harris for 61 years. Dear mother of Lynda Koster (Michael), Shelley Armstrong (Tom) and Robert Harris (Connie).

Cherished grandmother of Alana, Ashley and Katie; Kerri, Krista, Kendra and Kimberley; Tyler and Blake. Great-grandmother of 13.


HINTON, Frances (nee Grazer) - Passed away peacefully on Sunday December 31, 2017 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre. Frances in her 89th year.

Loving mother to Mary-Ann (Dave) Roberts. Cherished grandmother of Nicholas and Anthony.

Predeceased by her husband Earl Hinton.


Riddick DonaldRIDDICK, "Rick" Donald  - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Rick, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Sunday, December 31, 2017.

Survived by long time spouse and friend Carole Riddick, his sons Brad and Carl (Alyson Bell).

Richard will be sadly missed by his mother Mary Riddick, brother Steve and sisters Heather and Diane.


HORTON, Edna May - (1925 - 2017) - Of Peterborough, Ontario, previously of Thunder Bay, passed away Saturday December 30, 2017 at Peterborough Extendicare.

Survived by her loving husband Jack of 70 years, her daughter Susan (Jim) Torrance of Buckhorn and Lynne Owen of Mesa, Arizona.

Edna will be missed by her grandchildren Erin, Jennifer, and Meghan, as well as great grandchildren, Nile, Griffin, Finnegan, Vivian, Fern, and many nieces and nephews.


Fallis MoeFALLIS, Maurice Reid 'Moe' - (Longtime truck driver of 58 years with Buckham Transport) - Peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Saturday, December 30, 2017 in his 79th year.

Maurice Fallis was the beloved husband of Marilyn Fallis (nee Liesemer) for 58 years.  Special father of Kathy Guthrie (Rick), Wendy Gerolamy (Steve), Bill (Nancy), Danny, Melanie Fallis (Chris Cameron) and Rick (Meaghan).  Best Grandpa of 13 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.


Carter MargaretCARTER, Margaret Lillian (née Carter) - Margaret passed away peacefully on December 30, 2017 in Peterborough, ON.

Born to Henry Thomas Carter and Dora Maud Stover as the third of 5 children in a small house in St. Thomas, Ontario on October 25, 1919, she grew up on a dairy farm just outside town. While excelling at school, she helped work the family farm (including roofing the barns) until she graduated with distinction from the U. of Western Ontario with a BA in languages during the war years.

She married Fred Carter (no relation) in 1950 and they lived in Toronto and then at Belmont Lake, Ontario. She taught French and German for many years, initially at the Saltfleet High School of Stoney Creek, and then successively at the Runnymede, Bloor, and West Toronto collegiate schools before retiring.


LUCAS, Eileen - (Retired Teacher with the PVNC Separate School Board) - Passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Saturday, December 30, 2017 in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of late Keith Lucas d. October 13, 2004.

Loving mother of Stephen and wife Maria of Toronto and Carol and husband Craig Kelly of Peterborough. Dear grandmother of Michelle.


Szegvary TedSZEGVARY, Tibor 'Ted' - Passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, December 30th, 2017 in his 92nd year.

Born in Budapest, Hungary, he rose to the call of his country to be an integral part of the Hungarian Revolution. After escaping in 1956 he moved to Canada. He met and was married to the love of his life, Elizabeth Ann (nee Townsend) for 46 years before her passing in 2010. Their focus in life was family.

He was a successful part of Canadian General Electric (GE), as a respected draftsman for over 30 years. He also ran a wrought iron business “Ted’s Ornamental Iron Works”. He thoroughly enjoyed being part of the Italian Soccer Club, social committees, cottage trips with his family and restoring vintage cars with his boys.


Campbell BarbaraCAMPBELL, Barbara Joan - Passed away peacefully after a courageous struggle with Alzheimer's at the Fairhaven Home, Peterborough on Friday, December 29, 2017 in her 89th year.

Sadly missed by her children Russell Campbell (Marion) of Newcastle, Allan Campbell (Anne) of St. Catharines and Lois Concannon (Malcolm) of Toronto.

Grandmother of Shawna, Cristin, Jessica and Craig; Great Grandmother of Savannah, Mckenna, Elie, Paxton, Kaitlyn and Alison.  Predeceased by her husband, Donald Campbell and her son, Philip.


Donais SandraDONAIS, Sandra Ilene (née Cochrane) - Passed away peacefully at her residence in Peterborough on December 29, 2017 at the age of 75.

Survived by her son Steve Hewitt and his spouse Debbie, 2 granddaughters and 3 great-grandsons. Family friend of Ken Newson. Will be missed by her boyfriend Bruce Murray.

Predeceased by parents Basil and Kate Cochrane. Also missed by many extended family and friends.


Stanbury EthelSTANBURY, Ethel May (nee Keffer) - At Lakefield Extendicare on Thursday, December 28, 2017 with her family present, at the wonderful age of 107.

Life-long member of St. James United Church. Ethel, beloved wife of the late William Stanbury. Dear mother of Norma McEwen, Doris (Nick Nickson), Fred (Eileen) and Lynda (Doug Parker).

Cherished gramma to 9 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. 


Davey FredDAVEY, Frederick Arthur Gordon 'Fred' - Passed away at St. Joseph at Fleming Nursing Home, Peterborough on Thursday December 28, 2017. Fred Davey of Lakefield in his 81st year.

Fred was a longtime employee of Outboard Marine Corporation in Peterborough.

Loving husband of the late Rhoda Davey (nee Trotter). Cherished dad of Greg (Cindy) of Warsaw, Tracey Brooks (Rick) of Port Hope, Gord (Linda) of Hamilton and Troy (Amelia) of Kingston.


Vondette BeverleyVONDETTE, Beverley Marie (nee Pammett) - Passed away peacefully at the PRHC on Sunday, December 31st, 2017 with family at her side, in her 80th year.

She is now happily reunited with the love of her life and dancing partner, Jack Vondette. She is the loving mother of Guye, Gayelyn (Doug Henderson) and Gene (Tammy); mother in-law to Karen.


Paterson FrankPATTERSON, Frank (Francis)  - April 28, 1929 - December 28, 2017

Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, with Norma his wife of 67 years at his side.

He will be sadly missed by his son Paul and daughter Laurie and her husband Mike Le Blanc.


PRINGLE, Gail - Passed on December 28th, 2017 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre at the age of 69.

Dear mother of Allan, Heather, Kenny, Kate and Trent. Remembered grandmother of thirteen grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Gail will be missed and remembered by extended family and friends, especially Jim Armstrong.


Wagner HenryWAGNER, Henry Gordon  - Passed away at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Wednesday December 27, 2017.

Henry Wagner of Apsley, in his 83rd year.

Sadly missed by his wife Deanna (nee Wilson) and by his children Sheila Plourde (Normand) of Apsley and Sean Wagner (Samantha) of Angus.


SHEETS, William “Bill” Ernest  - Passed away at his residence on Wednesday December 27, 2017.

Bill Sheets of Lakefield in his 91st year.

Sadly missed by his wife Vivian Sheets (Hull).


Pennock PatriciaPENNOCK, Patricia Jean (nee Gillies)  – Passed away on Tuesday, December 26, 2017, surrounded by family, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Palliative Care.

Pat of Lakefield, formerly of Toronto, in her 84th year. Beloved wife of William Angus Pennock for 64 years.

Mother of Clifford (Carolyn) and Nancy (Joe Demarco).


WILBUR, Susan (Boomgaardt) (nee Armstrong)  - (March 14, 1945 - December 26, 2017) - With close family at her side, Sue Wilbur (Boomgaardt) (nee Armstrong) passed away peacefully on December 26, 2017.

Much loved wife of Jim Wilbur, cherished sister of Sally (David Gray), Doug Armstrong and Mary (Brian Arnold), predeceased by parents Had and Peg Armstrong, loving mother (and biggest supporter) to Vicky Boomgaardt (Matt Dunkin), Scott Boomgaardt (Tara), and Katie Boomgaardt (Oliver Harold-Harrison).


KENNEDY, Mrs. Patricia Ann (nee Morley)  - At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 in her 58th year. 

Beloved wife of John Patrick. 


Spence ElmerSPENCE, Elmer Charles  – Passed away at his residence on Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 in his 96th year.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Helen Rose Spence (nee Doney).

Elmer will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by his sons: Garry Spence (Rochelle) and Grant Spence (Mavis); Granddaughter: Sonia (Chad); Great-granddaughters: Ambyr and Brooke; sisters: Phylis and Enid; and many nieces and nephews.


Haight ClaraHAIGHT, Clara 'Terry' Gwendolyn (nee Outwater) - (November 17, 1939 to December 26, 2017)

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Terry.

Terry was the proud Mom of Bob (Michelle) Cardwell and Barry (Rose-Anne) Cardwell.


Choate ArthurCHOATE, Arthur "Garth" Selkirk  – July 28, 1925 –  Passed away on December 25, 2017 at age 92, at the home of his daughter, Louise Parkinson (nee Choate).

Garth and his brothers James, Harold and Kenyon were born in Warsaw to Beatrice and Harold "Hal" Choate.

The family moved to Peterborough about 1929 and Garth became an "East City Boy" soon after.