King LorraineKING, Lorraine Susan - Peacefully on September 7, 2017 surrounded by her family, Lorraine passed from Neuro-endocrine cancer.

She is survived by her loving husband Bill and her two daughters Melanie (18) and Allison (14); her mother Barbara McGreish and sister Sharon Hamilton.

She leaves loving memories with her sisters and brother in laws Karen, Sandy, Daryl and Bert. She is pre-deceased by her brother-in-law Mike.


BARNETT, William Norman 'Bill' - Passed away peacefully on September 7, 2017 at Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie at the age of 90 surrounded by family.

Bill (Barney) was predeceased by his wife, Ida Eileen Barnett (Lambert) of 65 years (2014).

Barney will be sadly missed by his son Michael (Diane), daughters, Vicki (Glen) Douglass, Wendy (Paul) Chafe, 8 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and his sister, Elizabeth Cooper.


LeBarr LloydLEBARR, Lloyd Semour - WWII - Passed away peacefully at the Pines Nursing home on September 7, 2017.

Son of Albert and Elizabeth LeBarr.

Predeceased by his brother and sisters Roy LeBarr, Anne Sherwood, Ella Wood and Joan Middlebrook.

Lovingly remembered by his wife Elizabeth (Betty), son Daniel (Lynda) grandchildren Bryan (Karen) and Kevin (Rain) and great-grand children Devin and Taylor.


Tooley BerniceTOOLEY, Bernice - Passed away at the Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital, Orillia on Wednesday September 6, 2017 at the age of 88, of Coldwater and formerly of Waubaushene. 

Predeceased by her husband Roy Tooley. 

Loving mother of Sandra Tooley of Port Elgin, Wayne Tooley (Leslie) of Innisfil, and Daniel Tooley (Beverley) of Uxbridge. 

Dear grandmother of Julie (Dean), Thomas (Lindsay), Tammy, Cherie (Kevan), Kelly and Derek. 


JARVINEN, Matti  - In his 88th year, passed away at home after a lengthy illness, surrounded by his loving family.

He will be forever missed by his wife Eva, daughter Tina (Jennifer), his son Jari (Leila), and granddaughter Idamaria of Finland.

Thank you to all of Dad's caregivers from CCAC, Care Partners and Bayshore.

A special thank you to Dr. Cochrane, Kerry, Mary Ellen, Lori, Bobbie and Amy for their care and compassion.


Johnston JoannJOHNSTON, Josephine 'Joann' Ann (nee Hartling) - Passed away peacefully in the presence and love of her family at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie, Ontario on Wednesday, September 6, 2017.

Joanne Johnston (Hartling) of Elmvale, in her 70th year, loved wife of Arnold.

Dear mother of Maria (Shawn) Thibault of Fall River, NS and Robert (Carrie-Lynn) of Elmvale.

Treasured Nan and Grandma of Riley, Nicholas, Brandon and Zackory.

Will be missed by her siblings Thomas (Mel), James (Cathy), Malcolm (Leona), Carl (Darlene) and Violet (George) Mapplebeck and Arnolds siblings, Brian, Bruce, Bill, George, Lola, Linda and Glenda as well as nieces and nephews.


Beacock KevinBEACOCK, Kevin Eber George - Owner of T & S Platers Inc - With broken hearts we announce that Kevin passed away very peacefully at Hospice Simcoe on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, surrounded by family and a lot of love, after a short but hard fought battle with cancer.

He was the beloved soulmate and best friend of Karen Holder Beacock.

Cherished and loved father of Terrilynn (Dallas) and Shannon.

Loving Pappa to his boating partners Madison and Dazeray.


BEASLEY, Helen Audrey - Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer, at the West Parry Sound Health Centre, on Wednesday, September 6, 2017. Age 74 years.

Beloved wife of the late Don.

Loving daughter of Myrtle and the late Art Watkinson.

Dear mother of Mike, and the late Robert.

Loving Gramma of Jennifer (Peter Saar); and Jessica (Thomas Lusk).


KOZLUK, Peter - After a courageous six-month battle with cancer, Peter passed away at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on September 6, 2017, at the age of 79.

Beloved husband of the late Wilma, with whom he shared 50 wonderful years of marriage.

Proud father to Barry (Anne), Tim (Kim), Terri and the late Brian. He is survived by his siblings Bill and Millie. Loving grandfather to Amanda, Michael, Daniel, Austin, Autumn, Alyssa and William.

Peter was born in Kenora, but grew up in Thunder Bay. He had a career as a police officer starting in Sioux Lookout and ending with the OPP here in Parry Sound.


SMYKA, Czeslaw Kazimierz 'Chester' - Passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 in Gravenhurst. ON.

He was born on the outskirts of Warsaw, Poland on Sunday, May 9, 1920. He was the first of three children. He had a younger brother Wladislaw (Wally) and a sister Maria. Their father, Felix Smyka, was a game warden. His mother Wanda took care of the home and their peaceful life.

Chester was the beloved husband of Yvonne and the loving father of his children Jack (Peggy), Mark (Allison) and Monica (Cameron).

He was the adored “Dziadek” to his grandchildren Melissa, Rebecca, Andrew, Robyn and Deanna.


HALL, Murray Daniel - Passed away at the West Parry Sound Health Centre after a brief illness, on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Age 62 years.

Beloved son of Perry and the late Francis Hall.

Loving brother of Michael and Patti Hall; Cindy and Jacques Picard; Kari-Lynn and Quinn Kranert, and the late Marion Hall.

Dear uncle of Jody, Justin, Kristen, Nathan, Kaylah, Jackson, Meghan and Spencer, and their families.


Kaszab JohnKASZAB, John Michle - Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, September, 5, 2017.

Loving father of John Kaszab Jr. (Angus) and beloved husband of Lisa Kaszab (Barrie).

John will certainly be missed by all who knew him, especially his very close friends who he considered family.


Stanton AlSTANTON, Albert William - Passed away after a short illness on Tuesday September 5, 2017 at the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital at the age of 78.

Albert of Wasaga Beach, brother of Lorraine and Bruce (Mariam).

He will be missed by Cameron Sage, Bob (Diane) Wills and his many friends.


McPhee SusanMCPHEE, Susan Marie (nee Schultz) - Passed away peacefully at home in Cumberland Beach on Tuesday September 5, 2017 at the age of 61.

Much loved partner of Gerry Kat.

Loving mother of Nicole McPhee (Benjamin), and Lisa Semple (Rick).

Proud Grandmother of Melodie and Richard.

Susan is predeceased by her parents Robert and Eileen Schultz. Dear sister of Jennifer (Peter-deceased), Virginia (Denis), Karen, Melody-deceased, Margaret (Tim), Barry-deceased, Bobby (Christa), and Bruce.


Graham DianneGRAHAM, Dianne Joan (nee Venditello) - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side, at General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood, on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, in her 56th year.

Dianne, beloved mom of Jody Graham (Mario Comeau).

Loving sister of Luanne (Bill) McIntyre, Peter Venditello, Pat (Lucy) Venditello.

Dear aunt of Kevin (Courtney), Jenna (Justin), Christi (Jeff), Billy (Jess), Melissa (Kyle), Diana (Mike), Robert (Marlene), the late Corey and great-aunt of Justin, Merissa, Taylor, Logan, Sheldon, Payton, Kayden, Paisley, Massimo, Gabriella, Makayla, Corey, Charly and Ruby.


Osborne GeorgeOSBORNE, George Robert - Entered into rest at the Georgian Bay General Hospital on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at the age of 84. 

Beloved husband of June. 

Survived by his children Craig (Kim) and Janice, and June's children Marcel (Marilyn), Anne (Mike), Darlene, Edward (Wendy) and Theresa. 

Lovingly remembered by oodles of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 


Giffen PaulGIFFEN, Paul Michael  - (Former owner of Giffen-Jennett Funeral Home, Past Member of Barrie Shriners and Corinthian Lodge-Barrie) – Paul passed away peacefully at Amica-Barrie on Monday, September 4, 2017 at the age of 75.

Loved son of the late Peter and Doris Giffen of Toronto.

Loved brother of June (Ron) Mathieu of Webster, NY, and David (Marsha) Giffen of Toronto.

Dear uncle to Matthew Snow, Heather (Vince) Telfer, and Rachel and Daniel Giffen.


Rose DonnaROSE, Donna Eileen (MacMillan) (nee Webb) - Passed away peacefully knowing she was well loved with family by her side on Monday, September 4, 2017.

Donna Rose, a long time lady of Innisfil had recently celebrated her 79 birthday.

Beloved great friend and wife of Doug Rose.

The World’s Best Mom to Don (Shelley) MacMillan, Kelly Buckley, Valerie Lalonde and the late Bonnie (Matt) Watts.


Fairbrass WilliamFAIRBRASS, William James - WWII - Passed away at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, Midland, on Monday, September 4, 2017 in his 91st year.

Beloved husband of the late Marjorie Passfield.

Dear father of Brenda (Ralph, predeceased) Prendergast of Stayner, Brad (Karen) of Newmarket, Brian (Anne) of Ajax and Patti (Ron) Belcourt of Elmvale.


WILSON, William B. - Passed away at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital, Bracebridge on Monday, September 4, 2017 at the age of 98.

He is survived by his son Donald Wilson (Linda) of Port Severn, grand daughter Wendy (Brent) of Loretto and great grand daughter Kelly of Loretto.

Bill Wilson was born in Norton, New Brunswick on June 23, 1919, he became a carpenter and home builder.

Over the years Bill lived in Orillia, Prices Corners, Severn Bridge, Port Carling, Gravenhurst and Bracebridge.


FULTON, Mary Sheridan - Passed away peacefully at the South Lake Health Center, Newmarket on Monday September 4, 2017 at the age of 82.

Beloved wife of R. Mayes Case.

Loving mother of David Grieveson (predeceased), Mark Grieveson, Wendy Grieveson (Mike Lewitzky) and Nancy Grieveson (Maria Lundin).

Cherished grandmother of Lee, Jay, Kiera, Simon and Felix. Dear sister of the late Janet, Ellen and Avard.


Neveu JoanNEVEU, Joan Elizabeth (nee McRae) - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by love, at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital on Monday, September 4, 2017 in her 85th year, after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer.

Joan was the beloved wife of Joseph Neveu.

Loving sister of the late Mary Lou Noonan (Hank), John McRae (Susan), and Michael McRae (Tricia).


POWELL, Terence Willis - Passed away peacefully at Belvedere Heights, on Monday, September 4, 2017, at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of Susanne Borup Powell.

Loving father of Susanne Powell and her husband Robert Fulford, and David Powell.

Cherished “Boompa” of Victoria Morris and her husband Scott, Alexander Fulford, Olivia Fulford, and Daniella Powell.


Yearly JohnYEARLY, John - Born at Yearley, Ontario on May 27, 1936, passed away at Yearley, Ontario on September 4, 2017.

Beloved husband of the late Vera.

Dear father of Linda (Doug) Hayes of Novar, Debbie ( Dave) Mechetuck of Campbellford, Bill of Yearley, David (Janice) of Huntsville.

Predeceased by his son Jack and daughter-in-law Peggy. Loving grandfather of nine,

Great grandfather of ten, Great great grandfather of four.


Barr GeorgeBARR, George Millar - May 14, 1938 – September 4, 2017.

Born in Hamilton, George was the second of five children of George and Jane Barr.

He acquired an eclectic mix of talents and used them well throughout his working life. He started his working career as a firefighter with the City of Hamilton, then moved to sales with the Campbell Soup Company. From there, he worked for many years in security with the Chrysler Corporation in Windsor. After he retired from Chrysler, he offered his maintenance skills to the NOVI School District in Redford, Michigan.


Beacock GwenBEACOCK, Gwen Judy (nee Robinson) - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Sunday, September 3, 2017 after a short battle with cancer. 

Gwen Beacock of Wyevale in her 61st year. 

Cherished wife of Peter Beacock, loving mother of Jeremy and Austin. 

Beloved daughter of the late Jack and Rae Robinson of Waverley. 

Loving sister to Donna Stuckey, Karen Hallyburton, Kim Marion, and the late Jackie Penninkhof and the late Murray Robinson.