Lacriox MidgeLACROIX, Marjorie "Midge" - Passed away on October 25, 2017 at Palmerston & District Hospital at age 78.

Beloved wife and life partner of Phillip "Flip" Lacroix,

Loving mother of Teri Ollerenshaw (Ramsey), Mike Lacroix, Denise and Greg Brown, Lorrie and Ken McDougall.

Predeceased by her Angel Baby Timothy Lacroix.


Lahay DavidLAHAY, David Warren - At the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Wednesday October 25, 2017 in his 61st year. 

David Lahay of Orillia, beloved husband of Patricia Lynn Lahay (nee Meadows) of 39 years. 

Loving father of Joshua Lahay, Erin Ellis (John) and Michelle Lahay (Chris Ladouceur). 

Loving grandfather of Hailey, Carter, Ayden and Aunnah. 


Henn RuthHENN, Ruth (nee Weyand) - Passed away surrounded by her family at Trillium Manor Nursing Home Wednesday October 25, 2017 at the age of 98.

Ruth, beloved mother of Angelika Gregory and her husband Ken of North Carolina.

Cherished grandmother of Ezra Zugehoer and his wife Natasha of Gravenhurst.

Proud great grandmother of Sarah and Keese.



Moss PeterMOSS, Nicholas Peter - Passed away unexpectedly at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, Midland on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at the age of 55. 

Beloved husband of Nicole Moss (nee Paynter). 

Dear father of Nicole, Michael, Brandon, Owen and Christopher. 

Survived by his parents Nicholas and Marta Moss, and his brother Ron (Tammy).


Ram BonnieRAM, Bonnie Lynn (Hewitson) - Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie (formerly of Hamilton) in her 72nd year. 

Beloved mother of Leslie and her husband Gary Elliott of Barrie, Ed and his wife Diane of Cambridge, Roger Ram of Hamilton and Jeff Ram of Barrie. 

Fondly remembered by 9 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. 


Jazwinski MaryJAZWINSKI, Mary - Of Mulmur, ON (formerly of Angus), passed away peacefully, at her home, on Tuesday, October 24, 2017
in her 96th year.

Beloved Wife of the late Peter

Loving Mother of John (Diana), Stanley (Julie), Bogdan (Penny), Peter (Hilda), Henry, Eddie (Teresa) and David (Linda).


Elliott PeterELLIOTT, Byron “Peter” - Passed away peacefully, with family at his side, on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at Hospice Simcoe in Barrie at the age of 72. 

Beloved husband of Lyn VanValkenburg. 

Loving father of Jaycee (Scott) and Shannon (Stephen). 

Step-father of Lori, Lisa (Scott), Lesley (Mike) and Leanne (Keith). 

Cherished grandfather of Marlie and Joseph. 


INGHAM, Harold - Passed away peacefully at Simcoe Manor Beeton on Tuesday October 24, 2017 in his 91st year.

Beloved husband of Barbara Ingham, and the late Betty Ingham.

Loved father of Debbie, Bev (Randy), Penny (Steve) Paula, and step-father of David, Jeff (Sandy).

Loved grandpa of Devin, Zac, Brandon, Jenna, Aaron, Carrie, Lindsay, David, Laura (Adam).


Harrison BryonHARRISON, Byron Stuart - Died suddenly at home in Orillia on Tuesday, October 24, 2017.

Byron was born on January 26th, 1987 in Orillia, Ontario and was a resident here for the past four years.

He worked at Zehrs in the seafood department, as well as being active in the Orillia art, theatre, and music communities.

He is survived by his father, Dr. Lloyd Harrison; his brothers, Joel and Myles Harrison; and his sister, Bethany Harrison.


STANLEY, Theresa - Passed away peacefully on October 24, 2017, at the Villa Care Centre surrounded by her loved ones.

Forever missed by her husband Jim Stanley, daughters Brenda Lyle (Randy), Janet (Peanut, her favourite dog), and Karen Simms (Mark).

Remembered by her grandchildren Heather (Miguel), Heidi, Kyle (Melissa), Amy (Steve) and Lissa (Greg); and by her great grandchildren Preston, Owen, Ava, Liam, Syrenity, and Luna and of course her fish Mr. Blue.


Szalagan SusanneSZALAGAN, Susanne Szalagan - Peacefully at her residence in Ramara with her family by her side on Tuesday October 24, 2017 in her 63rd year. 

Loving daughter of the late Stanley and Anne Szalagan. 

Dear sister of Sandra Szalagan and Sonya Courtman. 

Susanne will be lovingly missed by her Niece Jennifer Woodcock; grandnephews Riley, Kailer, family and friends. 


Hale JeffHALE, Jeffrey Keith - Jeff, my best friend, Dad to our 2 favourite men, Nick and Calvin, softly exhaled his last breath at home on October 24, 2017 at the age of 60 years.

Surrounded by many of his close family and  friends, those missing, in his heart; our hands & voices caressed him through to his final whistle.

Former CIS All Canadian, Vanier Cup champion with the University of Guelph Gryphons, he capped his playing days with the CFL. His love of football never ended & lives on in all the players he coached over 16 years with the Huronia Stallions, Barrie.


Booth MervinBOOTH, Mervin Lloyd - Passed away on Tuesday October 24, 2017 in his 86th year in Huntsville, Ontario, surrounded by his loving family.  Mervin was formerly of Innisfil, Ontario.

Beloved husband of the late Alice Anne (Fitzsimmins), and the late Audrey Mae (Gillespie).

Loving father of Anne (Tim), David (Carol), Stephen (late Mary Jane), Joan (Rob). Loving Papa of 9 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

He will be sadly missed by his sister Muriel, nieces Nancy, Heather, Linda, his stepchildren Don (Marion), Bev and all of their families. He was predeceased by his sister Hazel.


WINTERFIELD, Arlene R. - Passed away at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, on Tuesday, October 24, 2017.

Arlene Winterfield, of Penetanguishene, in her 94th year.

Loving mother of the late Darla Boyer.

Cherished grandmother of David (Sherry) Boyer. 


COOPER, Vincent Edward - At the Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital on Sunday, October 23, 2017, in his 67th year.

Beloved husband of the late Carol Ann Cooper.

Beloved father to Tara (Rob) Bursach of Ajax and Denise (David) Steven of Newcastle.

Beloved brother of the late Marilyn Maxwell land Steven Cooper of Yellowknife.


HAMMETT, Amy Marie - Passed away at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, Midland on Monday October 23, 2017 at the age of 79, of Midland. 

Amy has requested that there will be no visitation or service. Cremation to take place.



SMITH, Eleanor Eugenia - Died peacefully on Monday October 23, 2017 at the Collingwood Nursing Home at the age of 88.

Ellie of Wasaga Beach, beloved wife of the late George (2011).

Loving mother of Cheryl “Susie” (Tony Costa), Cindy Smith, Sherry Smith and April Smith.

Cherished grandmother of Matthew, Khristina, Shauna and Michael.


Johnson PaulJOHNSON, Paul Douglas - Passed away in Bracebridge on Monday, October 23, 2017.

A man of many hats. He was employed by the CP Rail. Then on to John Wheelwright Ltd. He was walking the high beams while putting up steel. He belonged to the Local 721 Iron Workers Union. Then bought Forest Rock Camp on 3 Mile Lake. Then finally buying Apple Auto Glass and Krown Rust Control franchise. He just loved to work – no job was too big or too small.

He was the loving husband for 54 years of Ellen (Murray) Johnson. He was the love of her life.

They had 3 sons – Ken, Wayne (Ria), Chuck (deceased).


Skuce DonSKUCE, Donald Edward - It is with a sad heart that the family of Donald Skuce announce his passing at the age of 68 from a sudden illness on Monday, October 23, 2017 at Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie, Ontario.

Don was the beloved husband to wife, Angie; and proud father to Joseph and Ben. He was predeceased by his parents, Walton and Gertrude Skuce; and his sister Beverly (Percy) Rowlandson. He is survived by his sisters, Eunice (late Gilbert) Sabourin and Muriel (Bob) Laronde. He was a loving uncle to his many nieces and nephews.


Reynolds CliffREYNOLDS, Clifford Elwood - Of Barrie passed away peacefully Monday, October 23, 2017 at Roberta Place in Barrie at the age of 86.

Predeceased by his partner Virginia McNiven.

Loved forever by his children Saundra, Douglas, (Anita), Paul, (Heather), Ken (Susan), Christopher, (Cindy), Cheryle Keddy and their mother the late Helen Trzecak (Marchildon).


Schluter KenSCHLUTER, Kenneth Howard 'Ken' - 1976 - 2017 - Suddenly but peacefully at his home in Scarborough, Kenneth passed away on Monday, October 23, 2017 at the age of 41 years.

Beloved son to Ronald Miller (Debra White) of MacTier and Marita Miller of Lindsay.

Beloved brother to Dave Schlueter (Sarah Atkinson) of Fort Erie.

Beloved grandson to Joyce (late Alfred “Bud”) Miller of Wasaga Beach and Edeltraud (late Wilhelm) Schluter of Midland.


Bowins BernieBOWINS, Bernard Peter 'Bernie' - At age 65, of Gravenhurst, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, October 23, 2017.

Bernie was born in Lindsay, Ontario on September 29, 1952 to Peter and Eileen (nee Frank) Bowins.

He is survived by his (Lady Di) Dianne Forsythe, dearly missed by his bonus children: Sherri-Lynn (Gary) Carney, Cherie Forsythe and Sean (Trish) Forsythe.

Grandchildren: Rebekah, Devon, Sadie and Max. Sadie and Max will miss and affectionately remember all the loved, joy, fun and extra treats and special times they had with their Grandpa/Papa.


Dyck GaryDYCK, Gary - Passed away peacefully in his room at Victoria Village Manor, Sunday October 22, 2017 at the age of 68.

Predeceased by his parents Barbara & Victor Dyck. 

Gary is very sadly missed by his loving wife & life partner Judith, his children Shondra & Christopher Peters and Justin & Carrie Dyck, as well as his grandchildren Nathaniel, Olivia, Ella and Coen. 

He his predeceased by his grandchildren Annabelle and Quinten Peters.


Mason JackMASON, John Thomas 'Jack' - WWII - Veteran Royal Canadian Air Force - Peacefully at Headwaters Health Care Centre on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at the age of 93.

Beloved husband of Freda Mary Dixon (1993).

Dear father of Mary Warman (Ross), John, Gerrie Klys (Jim), Wendy Welwood (Dan) and Susan Verduin (Steve).

Cherished grandfather of Brian (Sherri), Cathy (Luke), Casey (Pattie), Robert (Crystal), Jennifer (Andrew), David (Alana), Melanie (Adam), Chad (Natalie), Terry (Robyn), Peter (Sara) and Katie (Chris).


Robillard EleanorROBILLARD, Eleanor (nee Wunderlich) - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Manor on Sunday October 22, 2017 in her 100th year.

Beloved wife of the late Gilbert "Robbie" Robillard.

Loving mother of Anne Hurd (Larry), Susan Robillard (Phil DeBruyne), Ruth Thomas (Barry), Paul Robillard (Shelby Moreau) and Steven Robillard (Decy Kadarsan).

Grandmother of Cassandra Yonder, Warren Hurd, Ian McBain, Susanne Shickele, Jordan Robillard and Rizki Robillard. Great grandmother of 7.


Burman DavidBURMAN, David Keith - Died peacefully at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge on Sunday, October 22, 2017 in his 70th year.

Beloved husband of Shelly of Bracebridge.

Dear father of Jimmy (Lynn), Richard (Tammy), Kimberly, Korei, Jamie and the late David.

Loving grandfather of 24 and great grandfather of 7.