Carson ViCARSON, Violet Louise - At Hospice Simcoe, Barrie on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, in her ninety second year.

Beloved wife of the late Ralph Carson.

Dear mother of Betty Mosher, loving grandmother of Jeffry Mosher and great grandmother of Christopher Mosher.

Dear sister of Marlene Stewart and Grace Pauk and cherished sister-in-law Mary Wood.

Predeceased by sisters June Rose Jermey, Phyllis Favero (Bruno deceased) and brothers Charles and Frank Jermey (Irene deceased).


Doner LloydDONER, Lloyd George - Died peacefully on Tuesday October 17, 2017 at the Coleman Care Centre, Barrie in his 96th year.

Lloyd of Stayner, beloved husband of Isobel (nee Nobes) for over 72 years.

Loving father of Dianne (Robert Wright), Douglas (Lucie), the late Danny and Brenda Lee (Bill Miller).

Cherished Papa of six grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.


MURPHY, Bernard J. 'Bernie' - Passed away suddenly but peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Mount Sinai Hospital Toronto at the age of 78.

Bernie will be deeply missed by his wife of 37 years, Gail, his children John (Dina), Kevin (Laura), Stephen, Rory, and his grandchildren Sarah (Rob), Amanda, Conor, Landon, and his great granddaughter Everleigh.

Bernie was predeceased by his brother Dennis and will  be missed by his sisters Betty (Bill deceased) and Ann (Keith), and many nieces and nephews.


Moffat JohnMOFFAT, Richard John - Passed away in the comfort of the Moffat homestead on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Age 76 years.

The 4th generation farmer said goodbye to his beautiful bride, Anne (Hardie) Moffat, the life they shared, and the 150 year legacy that he was so proud to be a part of.

John battled valiantly in the last years of his life, and we are so grateful for his courage.

Loving father of Irwin (Stacy), Mary Walker (Rob), Audrey Milligan (Paul), Lynn Jacklin (Spencer), and Lois Moffat.


Farnsworth FredFARNSWORTH, Frederick - November 10, 1926 to October 16, 2017 - The death occurred at Fairvern Nursing Home of Fred Farnsworth on Monday, October 16, 2017. 

Predeceased by his wife Mary (Lacombe) in 2015 and daughter Joan (Guy) Lasseter in 2017.

Dear father of Laurie (JC) Williams, Cheryl, Geoff (Laurie) and Jason (Kelly).

He will be greatly missed by his 10 grand children and 10 great grandchildren.


Graham BevGRAHAM, Beverly Ann 'Bev' - Peacefully passed away, surrounded by her family at home on Monday, October 16, 2017.

Beverley Graham (nee West) of Holland Landing at 85 years of age.

Beloved wife of the late Ken Graham.

Loving mother of late Bonnie (Koenraad) Willemse, Gail Graham (Bill), Marlene (late Dennis) Wright, late Earl (Veronica) Graham, late Donald Graham and Harvey (Georgina) Graham.


McDevitt JohnMCDEVITT, John G. - Age 91 of Barrie, Ontario. We, the family of John McDevitt, are saddened to announce his sudden passing which occurred on October 16, 2017.

Born in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia he was the last surviving child of the late Charles and Dorothy (nee Morrell) McDevitt.

He was predeceased by his brother Lawrence, an infant brother, sisters Mary, Lillian, Catherine as well as his niece, Anne Guinan.


Bionda JoanneBIONDA, Joanne - Born at  N. Vancouver, B.C. on December 9, 1935, passed away at Huntsville, Ontario on October 16, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Jack.

Cherished mother of James (Jennifer), Jonathan ( Jennifer), Jordan (Marcia), Joel (Wendy), Jason (Jeannette), Jocelyn (Kevin), Step mom of Cathy.

Loving grandmother of Caitlin, Hannah, Natalie, Lynsey (Luis), Devon (Dominique), Erin, Jackson, Ryan, Dalton, Elsa, Lucas, Lindsay, Duke, Jason, Riley and Jessica.


Campbell SharonCAMPBELL, Sharon (nee Hare) - Passed away peacefully at her home on Monday October 16, 2017 in her 70th year.

Beloved wife of 48 years to Ed Campbell of Newmarket.

Loving mother of Sean (Jessica), Shannon (Derek).

Loved sister of Gail Gibson (Leonard), Janet Horan, Wayne Hare (Sue).


WHITNEY, The Reverend Philip C. - Peacefully at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, on Monday, October 16, 2017 at the age of 84 years while surrounded by family.

Philip Whitney, beloved husband of Marlene (nee Russ, Davidson) of Keswick.

Dear father of Michael Whitney, Bruce Whitney and his wife Alison, Glenn Whitney and his wife Jacqui and Stepfather of Michael Davidson, Carolyn Davidson, Jill Davidson and her husband Dave and John Davidson and his wife Carrie Anne.


SHAW, Brenda Ann (Hilts) - Passed peacefully, with her family by her side, into the presence of Jesus her Lord and Saviour, on Monday, October 16, 2017. Age 59 years.

Much loved wife of Jonathan.

Cherished “Mama Bear” of Amanda, Adam, Victoria and Laura.

Treasured daughter of Angus and the late Marion Hilts.


Cathcart LyleCATHCART, Lyle Elmer - Passed away peacefully at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital on Monday, October 16, 2017 with his loving family by his side.

Predeceased by his loving wife of 64 years, Margaret (nee Solesky) in 2013.

Devoted and loving father of Marsha (Jeffrey Smart) and adored and proud grandfather of Nathaniel and Annalise Smart.

Predeceased by their son Marshall. Predeceased by his parents, Elmer and Mary Frances Cathcart and step-mother Annie Cathcart.


Johnston MurielJOHNSTON, Muriel Edith - Passed away at the Bay Haven Care Community, Collingwood on Sunday October 15, 2017 at the age of 92.

Beloved wife of the late George Johnston.

Loving mother of Sharon (Mike Bural), Sandy (Ken Barnes), Susan (Harvey Smith), Denise (David Talbot) and Debra Johnston.

Cherished grandmother of 9 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.


WILSON, Beverly Carol (nee Campbell) - Beverly passed away at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital, in Bracebridge on Sunday, October 15, 2017 at age 72.

Beloved wife of Wayne Wilson of Bracebridge.

Loving mother of Cheryl and Gail.

Proud grandmother of Jeff, Jennifer and Travis.


KONONUK, 'Bill' William George Wladimir - It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of ‘Bill’ William George Wladimir Kononuk, Sunday October 15, 2017 in his 86th year.

Eldest son of the late George and Stella Kononuk of Montreal.

Husband of Elsie 'Louise' (Johnston) for 59 loving years.

Father to Mark (wife, Heather Profitt) and sons Arthur Scott (daughter Joyce) and Shawn (Brittany), Guy (partner Rhea Funnell) and daughters Emma and Erin.


JAMES, Donald Arthur - WWII - Always cherished and forever in our hearts, Don passed away peacefully on October 15, 2017 at the age of 93.

Predeceased by his beloved wife of 58 years, Barbara.

Father of Wendy McClelland of St. Albert, Alberta and Cathy Casselman of Midland, Ontario.

Proud grandfather of Hilary, Jennifer, Kyle and ale and great grandfather of Gavin and Grace.

Don will be fondly remembered for his sense of humour, love of the outdoors and as a proud World War II veteran, serving two tours with the RCAF.

At his request, there will be no public service.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.



RAEBURN, Kathleen Agnes (nee Blaney) - Kathleen passed away, following a courageous battle with cancer, at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital, on Saturday, October 14, 2017. She was 64 years of age.

Kathleen is the loving mother of Jay Raeburn and Colleen Raeburn (Declan Ormsby).

She is survived by her step-daughters Cory Horsley (Dan) and Sundae Raeburn-Brown (Terry).

Proud grandmother of Sydney, Griffen, Darby and Parker.


Chaltas GeorgeCHALTAS, George - Passed peacefully at Spencer House in Orillia on Saturday October 14, 2017 in his 88th year.

George was a loving and devoted father to Kathy & Jeff Marchildon and grandfather (Papouli) to Morgan and Madison.

George will be missed by all his family and friends and by his companion Brenda Belbin.

George immigrated to Canada from Kleisora Greece as a young man and spent most of his life as a restauranteur. First in Toronto, and then on Mississaga St. in Orillia, owning the Mariposa Restaurant for over 18 years.


HUTCHINSON, Randy William Robert - Passed away peacefully with his family by his side at Toronto Western Hospital, on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the age of 53.

Randy, beloved husband of Catherine (nee Potts) for 32 years.

Loving Dad of Christopher (Jimmy Ellis), Carissa and Sarah.

Dear brother of Cathy, Morley Jr., Marty (Beverly Kitchener) and Melody (Kevin) Knox.


Tapper GraceTAPPER, Grace - Passed peacefully at the Royal Victoria Hospital on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the age of 93.

Loving wife of 68 years of the late Harry (2014).

Cherished mother of Donna Brown (late Michael), Allan, and Rob (Merna).

Will be sadly missed by her 4 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.


Egan NoreenEGAN, Noreen (nee Cahill) - Born on April 30, 1928, Noreen passed peacefully on October 14, 2017.

Predeceased by her husband John Egan.

Noreen will be missed by her stepsons Andy, Mark and Charlie, her brother, J. Leo Cahill, and sister in law, Ruth.

She will also be missed by many nieces and nephews.


WEST, Robert 'Bob' - Passed suddenly at his home in Lefroy on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the age of 69.

Loving husband of Francine (nee Fortin).

Honoured father of Christopher West and Denise Daramos.


Taylor EllieTAYLOR, Ellie - At age 84 years old, born in 1933, passed peacefully on October 14, 2017 with her family by her side.

Predeceased by her loving husband of 55 years, Gerry (2011).

Loved and cherished by her children Stephen (Michele) of Calgary, Greg (Selene) of Barrie and Kelly (Jamie) of Atlanta, Georgia.

Loving grandmother to Caitlin, Taylor, Ted, Grace, William and Sunny (the poodle).


Marshall BettyMARSHALL, Betty Corabell - Died peacefully at Muskoka Landing in Huntsville on Friday, October 13, 2017 in her 94th year.

Betty was born in Bracebridge on May 16, 1924 to Dora and Stan English of Minett.

Her younger brother, Murray English predeased her in 1968 as did her husband, William Marshall in 2011.

Betty is survived by her two daughters: Christine Gilley (George) of Huntsville, Grace McKnight (Don) of Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia and by one son John McKnight (Kate)of Sylvan Lake Ab.


Schenk CarlSCHENK, Carl Franklin - November 26, 1933 – October 13, 2017 - Carl passed away Friday, October 13, 2017, at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital at age 83.

Beloved husband to Nancy Knox and of the late Patricia Schenk.

Carl is the dear father of Leslie Schenk, Kimberley Schenk (Scot Horrobin) and the late Gregory Schenk.


Davidson BillDAVIDSON, William Washington 'Bill - Passed away peacefully in his sleep, at Hillcrest Lodge, Midland, on Friday, October 13, 2017, in his 74th year.

Bill, beloved son of the late Mervin and Irene Davidson and step-son of the late Anne & Gertrude.

Loving brother of Marjorie and her husband Graham Knight of Oshawa and the late John.

Fondly remembered by nieces Cheryl (Stephen) Parks, Susan Knight (David Sawyer), great-niece Brooklyn Parks and great-nephew Benjamin Parks.