Wilson LindaWILSON, Linda Mary - Passed away peacefully on October 16, 2017 at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie at the age of 72. 

Linda leaves behind her wonderful husband Dave Wilson of Innisfil, her daughter Chrystal Wilson and grandchildren Ashlee, Cody, Brittney and Dalton. 

Linda will also be dearly missed by her grandbabies: Berlin, Malachi and Graysen. 

She has been reunited with her first husband and father of Chrystal and Samuel, Raymond Wilson and her dear son, Samuel. 


CAMPBELL, Diane - Passed away at home Monday October 16, 2017.

Predeceased by her husband Douglass William Campbell (November 19, 2004).

Survived by her only son Kevin Douglas Campbell (Amber-Lea), grandson Connor James Douglas Campbell, first cousin Suellen mills (Cecil) and her daughter Amy Matheson, and first cousin Cheryl Attril.


Kot JosephKOT, Joseph  - After a long struggle, Joseph Kot passed peacefully in his own home on October 16, 2017 at the age of 71. Father of Tabitha.

Predeceased by his parents Kazimiera and Stefan.

Survived by his sister Rosie, niece Pam and nephew David.


Taylor JimTAYLOR, Edward James 'Jim' - Passed from this world and stepped into God's glorious presence on Monday, October 16, 2017 in his 88th year. He was surrounded by his devoted wife and loving children.

Jim was born in Hamilton, September 13, 1930, but soon moved across the bay and spent his life as a true "Burlington boy". His official lifetime career was as a repairman for Bell Canada but he was best known for his years on the stage with the Hamilton Theatre Company where his brilliant acting and stellar tenor voice always captivated audiences.

Jim married the love of his life, Friedel in May, 1962. Their home was always filled with music.


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.




Hartfield JackieHARTFIELD, Jackie - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side at Soldiers Memorial Hospital in Orillia, on Sunday, October 15, 2017 at the age of 72.

Beloved wife of Lang Hartfield.

Loving mother of Lori (John) and Jay.

Special Grammy of Kristy.


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).


Broughton ElizabethBROUGHTON, Elizabeth (nee Pegg) - It is with great sadness that the family announce the passing of Elizabeth on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the age of 73.

Beloved wife of Larry for 53 years, dearly loved mother of Sharon and Gary (Susan), cherished grandmother of Connor and Scarlett and much loved sister-in -law to Susan Kirouac (the late Tom) and Aunt to Michael (Andrea) and Ryan.

Elizabeth lived her life with honesty, vitality, curiosity, courage, love, laughter and a strong sense of purpose. She treasured her family and her many strong friendships and with them shared many globetrotting vacations, ski trips, golf games, book clubs, bridge and summers at the cottage.


MAYNARD, Peggy - Sadly passed away on Saturday, October 14, 2017.

She was a beloved wife to Ron whom she was married to for 28 wonderful loving years.

Peggy was a loving mother to Russel, Greg and Glen, a sister to Vicky, Ted and Allen and stepparent to Derek, Ronnie and Kim.

Peggy was a wonderful and caring wife, full of smiles and laughter.


Young GeorginaYOUNG, Georgina Bernadine (nee Dignard) - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the Georgian Bay General Hospital on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the age of 87.

Beloved wife of the late William Young.

Predeceased by her parents Dominic and Mary Dignard.

Cherished sister of Theresa Edwards and the late Fred, Harry, Pat, John, Raymond, Gerard, Leo, William, Marie Louise and Marie Anna.


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.


Richards ErnieRICHARDS, Henry Ernest ‘Ernie” - Of Newmarket, retired AGM Canadian Pacific Railway, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Friday, October 13, 2017, at the age of 90.

Beloved husband of 66 years of Donna (Moore) Richards.

Dearly loved father of James Richards (Carmel) and Paula Sangster (Jim).

Loved grandfather of Virginia and Iain Houston and their children Astrid, Emery and Corin; Kevin and Alyssa Richards and their child Everly; Jeffrey and Carin Sangster and their child Mackenzie; and Craig Sangster.


ARMBRUST, Reg - Passed away peacefully, with family at his side, at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on October 13, 2017 in his 101st year. 

Beloved husband of the late Reta.

Proud Father of Earl (Marilyn Breen) and Ed (Donna Besman).

Loving Grandfather of Scott (Trish), Cyrus, Chloe, Monique, and Dylan. Beloved great grandfather to Miranda.  


GREGORY, Thomas Allen 'Tom' - Passed away peacefully on Friday, October 13, 2017 at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre at the age of 69. 

Beloved husband of Betty Gregory. 

Loving father of Kristine Cameron (Ian), Lisa Lamarche (Shannon) and step-father of Monica Attwood (Jason) and Matthew Tremblay.  Cherished grandfather of Olivia and Morgan Lamarche. 


Browm ThomasBROWN, Thomas Walter 'Tom' - It is with heavy hearts that we announce that Tom Brown passed away peacefully on Friday, October 13, 2017.

He was surrounded by his family, and we showered him in love while we listened to 'Let It Be' by the Beatles.

He was a kind, caring, compassionate, selfless, hard working, generous, hilarious and quirky man. His kindness and gentle nature made him a favourite brother, brother-in-law, uncle, cousin, pseudo father and a friend to many. His gentle nature drew people to him.

He leaves a giant hole in our lives and we are all devastated that we have had to say goodbye so early.

Tom was the owner of Simcoe Landscaping for 31 years and was known for his honesty, professionalism and strong work ethic; his clients respected and trusted him.