Riseboro EleanorRISEBORO, Eleanor - Passed away peacefully at Southlake Regional Health Care Centre on Monday, December 25th, 2017 at the age of 84.

Beloved wife of the late Edwin Riseboro. Loving mother of Brenda Greenwood (late Dennis) and Randy Willson (Kelly), and step-mother to John (Lisa) and Jenny (Shaw).

Cherished grandma of Cari-Ann (Brian), Ashley (Matt), Brittney, Brandon, Tyler, and great grandma of Hannah, Addison, Caleb and Hailey.


Bowins LoisBOWINS, Lois Bowins (nee Newton) - (September 1, 1944 – December 25, 2017) - Lois passed away peacefully at Campbell House surrounded by the love of her family.

Survived and deeply missed by her husband Chris.

She will be remembered by her siblings Sandra (Guy) Lahaie, Clifford ‘Sonny’ (Marjorie) Newton, Maureen Newton, Margaret (Terry) Matsumura, Lorraine (Andy) Newton Comar and Mary Newton.


SKINNER, Elizabeth Valerie (Swaddling) - Peacefully at Champlain Manor, Orillia, on Monday, December 25, 2017 at the age of 81 years.

Betty Skinner-Swaddling (nee Kennedy) of Sutton, beloved wife of George Swaddling.

Dear mother of Alfie MacLeod and his wife Shirley, Valerie MacIntosh, Ian MacDougall and Cindy Collins and her husband Alan.

Predeceased by her sons Richard MacLeod and Blair MacDougall.


Dent JimmyDENT, James 'Jimmy' - Passed away at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie on Sunday December December 24, 2017 at the age of 71.

Beloved husband of Wendy.  Loved dad of Bradly, and Julie. Loving grandpa of Keaton, Tristan, Logan, and Addison.

Dear brother of Chris.  Son-In-Law of Art and brother-in-law of Peggy Ann & Garry. Will be missed by his nieces, nephew and by his many friends.


Shanahan JackSHANAHAN, John Joseph 'Jack' - (Owner of Shanahan of Phelpston Ltd.) - Passed away peacefully at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie on Sunday, December 24, 2017. John Joseph (Jack) Shanahan of Phelpston in his 89th year.

Beloved husband of the late Catharine Shanahan (nee Paterson).

Dear father of Martin (Carol) Shanahan of Phelpston, Heather Stanley of Barrie, and Martha Shanahan of Phelpston. Loved grandpa of Darcy Stanley, and Jacob Shanahan.


Carmichael DorothyCARMICHAEL, Dorothy Grace (nee Wright) - Passed away at the Birchmere Retirement Residence on Sunday, December 24, 2017, at the age of 97.

Now gone to be reunited with her beloved husband Duncan Carmichael, son Morley Carmichael and grandson David Asselin.

Loving and devoted mother of Harold (Beverly) of Ajax, Darlene Brown (Rob) of Guelph, Paul (Gloria) of Sharon, Alex (Barbara Ann) of Orillia and Dorothy Bowland (Bob) of Parry Sound. Proud grandmother of 12 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Dear sister of the Harold and Orma (both predeceased).


Elliott MaryELLIOTT, Mary Elizabeth (nee Campbell) - It is with much sadness that the family announces the passing of Mary Elizabeth Elliott (nee Campbell) on Sunday December 24th, 2017 at the age of 88.

Beloved wife of the late Robert Elliott. Dear mother of Sandra and her husband Ron Waines; Chris and his wife Barb; and Brian. Predeceased by her eldest son Terry.

Loving grandmother to Jordan and Hillary. Survived by her sister Faith Campbell, and her brother Peter Campbell and his wife Virginia.


Charlebois ClaraCHARLEBOIS, Clara - It is with great sadness that we announce Clara Charlebois passed away peacefully in her sleep on December 24th, 2017.

She will sadly missed by her children Joan Simpson (Bill), James Charlebois (Christine), Anne Colling (Herb), Carol Charlebois (Michael), Patrick Charlebois (Thérese).

Also greatly missed by her grandchildren Melissa Puddicomb (Bill), Amanda Marion (Kevin), Rachelle Charlebois-Ross (Drew), Douglas Charlebois, Gregory Charlebois (Bethany), great grandchildren Liam Ross, Anna Ross, Caelum Ross, Christian Lesperance, Jazzmine Marion, Nathan Marion.

Predeceased by her loving husband Willard Charlebois.


Thomson JackyTHOMSON, Jacalyn V. 'Jacky' (Walsh) - Jacky passed away at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital, on Christmas Eve, 2017, in her 67th year.

Beloved wife of Andrew “Andy” of Bracebridge. Loving mother of Jocelynn Clark (Rob), Andrea Southwood (Ryan) and Geordan Thomson.

Proud grandmother of Brandon & Kira Clark, Kenzie & Andrew Southwood and Danya & Mariah Thomson. Dear sister of Roger Walsh.


Williams WendyWILLIAMS, Wendy Lisa - Peacefully passed away at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket on Sunday, December 24, 2017 at 56 years of age.

Beloved wife of David.

Cherished daughter of late Flo and late Jack Price. Dear sister of Sandra (Gary), Glenn (Philippa), Donna (Bob) and Theresa (Mike) and their families. Dear sister-in-law of Paul (Jane) and family.


Shanahan JackSHANAHAN, John Joseph 'Jack' - Owner of Shanahan of Phelpston Ltd., passed away peacefully at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie on Sunday, December 24, 2017.

Jack Shanahan of Phelpston in his 89th year. 

Beloved husband of the late Catharine Shanahan (nee Paterson). 

Dear father of Martin (Carol) Shanahan of Phelpston, Heather Stanley of Barrie, and Martha Shanahan of Phelpston. 


Hoar ArtHOAR, Arthur William - 1939-2017 - Passed away at the Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital in Orillia on Sunday December 24, 2017 in his 79th year. 

Arthur will be missed by his chosen family Mary Lee & Jim MacMillan & Matthew (Melissa) of Jakarta, Indonesia & John (Megan) of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

Long time friend of John & Dianne Cameron and the late Ron Wale.


COLE, Brian - Passed away at Hospice Simcoe on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at the age of 59.


Mortimer MaryMORTIMER, Mary (Campbell) – Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, at her home in Gravenhurst on Saturday, December 23rd, 2017 in her 86th year.

She was the beloved wife of John Pearson Mortimer for over 70 years.

Loving mother of John Lewis (Judy), and Jamie Lenard (Cathy). Cherished grandmother to Marianne, Dave, Chris, Rachael, Ian, Kayla, and Grace, great grandmother to Sierra and Cheyenne.


Whittley DonaldWHITTLEY, Donald C. - Passed away peacefully at Barrie Manor on Saturday December 23rd, 2017. Donald Whittley in his 97th year.

Beloved husband of the late June Whittley. Father of Trevor Whittley (Arlene Velluso), Christopher (Wendy) Whittley and Ian (Corrine) Whittley.

Donald will be fondly remembered by his grandchildren Carrie, Tim, Matt, Jamie, Julie and Jennifer and his seven great grandchildren.


GOLLIN, Gertrud Karoline - Passed away at the Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, Orillia on Saturday December 23, 2017 at the age of 81; Gertrud of Orillia.

Predeceased by her husband Karl Gollin.