AMUNDSON, Margaret 'Peggy' (nee Burke) - Died peacefully with her family at her side at Meaford Long Term Care nursing home in Meaford, ON on January 10, 2018 at the age of 89.

Peggy is survived by her husband of 63 year Dr. Clifford Amundson and daughter Dr. Heather Amundson both of Collingwood, ON, son James Amundson of Almonte, ON and predeceased by son Burke Amundson and granddaughter Summer Amundson.

She leaves behind her grandchildren Jennifer Standen, Dylan Amundson and Kristen Layberry.


Stewart BlancheSTEWART, Blanche - Passed away in Clinton on Wednesday January 10, 2018, the former Blanche Cubitt, in her 90th year.

Beloved wife of the late Carmen Stewart.

Loving mother of Myrna (Glen Smith) and the late Gloria Catalano.

Loving grandmother of Kevin (Angela) and Darlene (Terry Brighton).


McConnell SharonMCCONNELL, Sharron - At the Huntsville District Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, January 10, 2018.

Sister of; Randy McConnell, Susan Casselman, Bonnie Wreggitt (deceased), Peggy Campese and Gary Wreggitt. 

Mother of Shawna McConnell, Norman Newton, Paul Struyk and Teri Verch. 

Grandmother of; Jake-Lyn, Mitchell, Shinara, Nickolia, Faithe, Carson, Johan, Baarn, Candice and Dominick. 


ELLIOTT, Dorothy 'Dot' - To our sadness, Dot Elliott died in the early hours of January 10, 2018 shortly after being admitted to West Parry Sound Health Centre.

She was a dapper, sharp-minded ninety-three year old with a real knack for making friends. Born Dorothy Taylor in Welland, Ontario, the third of four daughters. Dot was always happiest outdoors helping her father build or fix something.

She continued this preference when she married Leslie Elliott in 1944. She and Les made homes in Stevensville, Fonthill, Welland and Elliot Lake, eventually settling in a cottage they built themselves on Wahwashkesh Lake near Parry Sound. They were the best of neighbours’ wherever they went, they were always ready to help or make music or have fun.


BEAUVAIS, Eleanor (nee Sitter) - It is with heavy hearts that we say farewell to a kind and gentle soul. We sadly announce the passing of our Mother on Wednesday January 10, 2018.

She leaves wonderful memories with her daughters Margaret (Rick Koen) and Wendy (Gary DeForge).

She is remembered with love by her sister Doris (Bill Kincaid), brothers Bob and Brian (Evelyn Sitter).


Oliver JoanOLIVER, Joan Dorothy (née Butcher) Oliver - Of Meaford, ON, formerly Elmira, ON; born November 11, 1944 in Colchester, UK, passed away after a brief but courageous battle against cancer on January 10, 2018.

Daughter of the late Arthur Butcher and Grace (Swainston) Butcher

Joan is mourned, after 54 glorious years of marriage, by her husband Terrence V. Oliver, and all four of her children: Tracy (Rick) Hoffman, Kelly (Nick) Oliver, Linda (Manuel) Oliver, and her son, Matthew Oliver.


Lewin StevenLEWIN, Steven Michael Lewin - At age 70, passed away suddenly on Wednesday January 10, 2018 at the Grey-Bruce Regional Health Centre in Owen Sound.

Steve was born on February 7, 1947 in Toronto, Ontario to William James and May Lewin(Walker).

He graduated from Malvern Collegiate Institute, Toronto and from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Arts and Masters in Education.


Hetherington PaulHETHERINGTON, Paul Timothy - On Wednesday January 10, 2018, finally at peace, at Hospice Simcoe with his wife at his side.

Cherished, beloved husband of Karen Hetherington.

Loving father of Tracy Hashasyan (Adam), special step-father to Edward Eade (Jenn) and Christopher Eade (Melanie).

A Unique Papa to Jason Hashasyan, Sydney Hashasyan, Nicholas Ferguson, Samantha Eade, Jennifer Eade, Benjamin Eade and Nathan Eade.


McQuinn IreneMCQUINN, Irene Marie (nee Dormady) - Born October 30, 1927, passed away peacefully at Georgian Bay General Hospital on Wednesday January 10, 2018 in her 90th year.

She will be greatly missed by her family.

Loving mother of son Kevin and daughter-in-law Sonia, Steve, Karen, her nine grandchildren, Brittany, Catherine, Bradley, Tiffany, Brenden, Kevin Jr., Julie, Jack, Stefani and great grandson Raven (aka MoonBear).


Johnson MarieJOHNSON, Marie (nee Tasse) - Passed away peacefully, with her daughters by her side, at the Georgian Bay General Hospital on Wednesday, January 10, 2018.

Marie Johnson in her 84th year.

Adoring wife of George for 56 years.

Dear mom of Nicole (Rhenald), Angie (Babette) and Sandy (Jim).

Predeceased by her 2 sons Bob and Rick.


Merkley SharonMERKLEY, Sharon - Born in  Huntsville, Ontario on March 17, 1947, passed away at Barrie, Ontario on January 10, 2018.

Beloved wife of the late Jim.

Loving aunt of Kerri ( Jeremiah) and Amber.

Great aunt of Kris, Kirklen, Jedidiah and Quinton.

KOSKITALO, Osma Dennis Blake - Passed away on January 10, 2018, at age 67.

Husband of 43 years to Verna (Robin) Koskitalo nee Hulland. 

Grandfather to Alex, Abby, Beau Brandon and Tait.

Father to Dainie Koskitalo (Dianna Koskitalo), Helena Broad (Robbie Broad), and Michael Koskitalo. 


Norrie GeraldNORRIE, Gerald Albert 'Dude' - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Gerald Norrie on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, affectionately known as “Dude” by all. Age 84 years.

Predeceased by his loving wife Shirley.

Loving father of Rick (Jeanette), Bradley (Dian), and Dennis.

Predeceased by his daughter Barbara.


Young MargYOUNG, Margaret Jane - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Bay General Hospital in Midland on Tuesday, January 9, 2018. Jane Young in her 94 year.

The beloved wife of the late Harry.

Loving mother of Dayle McKee (Daniel) of Barrie, David of Phelpston, Peter (Susan) of Midhurst and Mary Jane Cole (Randy) of Oro-Medonte.


Bell MarjBELL, Marjorie May - Passed away peacefully at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 with her loving family by her side.

Marjorie Bell at the age of 80 years, beloved wife of the late Bob Bell.

Cherished mother of Lawrence Bell (Donna Crowder), Denise (Paul) Winger, Debby (the late Herb) Kershaw, Dwight Bell (Marilyn Chrysler) and Murray Bell (Jennifer Garnhum).


Hawley JamesHAWLEY, Edwin 'James' - It is with sadness that the family of Edwin James “Jim” Hawley announces his sudden passing. Jim passed away peacefully at Sunset Manor on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 in his 93rd year.

He was the beloved husband and loving companion of Elaine who predeceased him in 2016 after 69 wonderful years of marriage.

He will be greatly missed by his daughter Janet and her husband Bruce Gillham.