Burton BeverleyBURTON, Beverley Anne  - After a courageous battle with cancer, she died peacefully on Friday, August 4, 2017 at Campbell House Hospice, Collingwood in her 84th year.

Beverley of Wasaga Beach, beloved wife of the late Lloyd Burton (2017) for 62 years.

Loving mother of Nancy (Richard West) and Stephen (Laura Carter).

Cherished grandmother of Sarah (Glenn Kawai), Jennifer West and Jeremy Burton and to great-grandchildren Ted and Cecilia Kawai.

Dear sister-in-law of Willa Byers, Gloria Bissell, Robert Burton (Elaine), the late Augustus Burton and the late Margaret Paddle.


Thompson LorneTHOMPSON, Lorne William - Passed away peacefully at the Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital on Thursday August 3, 2017 in his 75th year.

Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Scott) for 53 years.

Loving father of Robert Thompson (Christine), and Dale Thompson.

Proud grandfather of Kathryn, Megan, Scott, and Samantha.


ATAMANIK, Anne - Peacefully on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at the age of 91 with Claire and Aili by her side.

Predeceased by her husband John.

Lovingly remembered by her children John, Linda, Bruce, Claire and Aili.

Mummu of 13 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.


DAVEY, Allan Frank 'Al' - Passed away peacefully at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge on Thursday, August 3, 2017 in his 91st year.

Beloved husband of the late Dollie Davey of Bracebridge.

Loving father of Joe and his wife Debbie and Lynda Davey and her friend Kosmas Zografopoulos.

Devoted grandfather of Allison Davey, Alexandra Davey, Joey Norsworthy and Michael Norsworthy.


Pacheco MarioPACHECO, Mario Jorge - Passed away peacefully at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie on Thursday August 3, 2017 at the age of 56 years.

Mario Jorge, beloved husband of Avire Pacheco.

Loving father of Chloey Virginia Pacheco and Brittney Alexandria Ganao. Avo of Ariana Sophia Maria Ruso.

Son of Virginia de Farias. Brother of Luis, Carlos and Joao Pacheco.


LOMAX, Margaret - Born in Hemsworth, in the Old West Riding of Yorkshire, the youngest and last surviving of four children, she passed away on August 3, 2017.

She moved to Coventry at approximately the age 11 to live with her eldest sister Sybil, her husband John and their three children. Margaret became more of a sister to her nieces and nephew, taking care of them and taking them on outings etc. Margaret made frequent visits back to Yorkshire along with her nieces and nephew, travelling on Hall Brothers Charabanc from Coventry to Barnsley, Margaret always being in charge, it was a great adventure for us all as there were many stops on the way.


Church JohnCHURCH, John Charles Thomas - Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at the Royal Victoria Hospital on Thursday August 3, 2017 in his 63rd year.

Cherished husband to Carole of 37 years.

Proud father to Michelle & Jonathan (Lena), and dear brother to Hugh (Lisa) and Wayne.

John was predeceased by his loving parents Charles and Isobel (Fletcher).


Ilie CiprianILIE, Ciprian - On Thursday, August 3, 2017 our love, our hero, our rock, our protector, our warrior, our fighter, our inspiration and now our Guardian ANGEL passed away in peace surrounded by his family and friends.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife Claudia and their children Nathalie and Alexander.

He also leaves his parents in-law; Jose and Sonia Matute, sister-in-law Maria Stoica, Nadya Cibi his parents Simona & Victor Ilie and brothers Peter Stoica and Marius Cibi, nieces and nephews; Sebastian, Jose Andres, Daniela and Eliza.


Holmes JimHOLMES, James Allen - Died suddenly on Thursday August 3, 2017 at his home at the age of 70.

Jim of Nottawa, is survived by his step-daughter Sarah (Jon Shonk) of Washington State.

By his siblings Bob (Laverne), Doreen (the late Arnold Fritag), Edward (Donna), Peter (Sharon), Marylynne Holmes (John Wilson), Joanne (Bev Johnston) and Gerald (Diane).

Jim will also be missed by his many nieces and nephews, his neighbours and friends.


Spencer LeeanneSPENCER, Leeanne - Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at the age of 61, after a brave battle with cancer.

Sister of Bill Spencer (Andrea), Patti Crichton (John), and Gail Foreman (Don).

Fondly remembered by nieces and nephews Andrew (Holly), David, Sarah, and Taylor Spencer, Joanna Crichton (Harry Robson and Freddie),Robyn Lachapelle (Bryan, Bray, and Nyla) and Dustin Foreman.


HOLANCIN, Lydia - With profound sadness, we announce that Lydia Holancin nee (Khoromansky) passed away surrounded by her family on Thursday August 3, 2017.

Dear wife of George Holancin, mother and best friend to daughter Anna, cherished grandma to her three grandsons David, Anthony, Jonathan.

Survived by her sisters Natasha and Catherine Khoromansky.

Special sister in law to Pauline and Jake Mol, Helen Poulis, Joan and Doug Meharg, Bette Holancin, Jim and Myrna Holancin.


Kranz JohnKRANZ, Johann 'John' - Passed away at Villa Care Centre, July 30, 2017.

Born July 4, 1924 in Mokrotyn, Galicia, Poland.

Predeceased by wife Helga and son Norbert (Jean), he was father to Hans (Trish), Reinhard (Janet), Ed (Virginia) and Jonny (Lana).

Fondly remembered by grandchildren John, Robert (Jennifer), James, Reese, Jennifer, Katherine, Steven, Jonathan and his 4 great-grandchildren.


Martin FranMARTIN, Frances Lucille - Died peacefully on Wednesday August 2, 2017 at the Stayner Care Centre, surrounded by her family at the age of 91.

Frances of Stayner, formerly of Bracebridge, beloved wife of Bill Martin for 66 years.

Loving mother of Ann (John Garback), Michael (the late Lorraine), Laurel Martin (Jody Fletcher), George (Jeannine), Brenda Martin and Peggy Martin (Fred Pifer).

Cherished Grandma of Justin (Rosa) Garback, Shawn (Ellie) LeBlanc, Zachary and Jason Pifer, Thomas, Stephanie and Leah Martin and Madeline (Alex Pieters) and great grandmother to Raphaelle, Luka and Ares.


Thompson VeraTHOMPSON, Vera Edith - Passed away peacefully at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital, in Bracebridge on August 2, 2017 at age 83.

Loving mother of Terry Lovelace and her husband Ken and Michael Thompson and his wife Carol.

Proud grandmother of Hunter, Amy Lyn, Jesse, Brett & Taylor.

Survived by siblings Doreen, Violet and Mary.

Predeceased by siblings Gwen, Gladys, Norman and Marie.


Bragg CurtisBRAGG, Curtis Sean - Passed away at the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Wednesday August 2, 2017 at the age of 37.

Curtis Bragg, beloved son of Daniel & Victoria Bragg of Dunsford.

Loving brother of Andrea Bragg (Paul) and Derek Bragg (Melanie).

Special Uncle to Kinsley Bragg.


Rogers RandyROGERS, Randy Kevin - Peacefully and suddenly at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at the age of 61 years.

Randy Rogers of Virginia, Ontario, soul mate of Dianne Winterkorn.

Dear father of Jessica Dignard, Jamie Rogers Yakley (Jay Yakley), Alex Stokes (Ainsley) and Crystal Fevreau.

Loving Popa of Peter, Kallie Mae, James, Andrew, Wade and Adain.


Cousineau DanCOUSINEAU, Daniel - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, Midland on Wednesday, August 2, 2017, in his 86th year.

Daniel Cousineau of Honey Harbour, beloved husband of the late Violet Cousineau.

Dear father of nine children, twelve grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

He will be fondly remembered by his extended family and friends.


Hahn ElithHAHN, Elith Frants Petersen - Passed away peacefully at Southlake Regional Health Center in Newmarket on  Wednesday August 2, 2017 in his 90th year. 

Beloved Husband of the late Theresia Hahn.

Loving father to Richard Hahn (Diane), Elisabeth Hahn-Menendez (Dr. Cesar Menendez) of Chicago, and the late Walter (Tracey).

Cherished Grandfather of Klara, Lucas, Steven, Anna and Richard. 


Ward FranWARD, Frances Elizabeth Mary - It is with great sadness that the family of Frances Ward announce her passing. In her 94th year, Frances was dearly loved and died peacefully at Hospice Simcoe on August 2, 2017. 

Frances was born on October 19, 1923, the first-born child of Oscar E. Shank and Annie M. Powell. She was the descendant of early Barrie pioneers, Richard Powell and Joanna Drynan and of their son, Richard Powell and Mary Trevelyan. 

She received her education in Barrie and enjoyed a career as a bookkeeper.


Sears WilliamSEARS, William - Passed peacefully at Victoria Village Manor in Barrie on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of Rena (nee Durdle).

Honoured father of Rob (the late Debbie), Mark (Karen), Glenna (Deni), the late Bradley and the late Mary-Jo.


Smith JamesSMITH, James Peter 'Jim' - With deep sadness, we announce the passing of Jim Smith, on August 1, 2017, at the Soldiers Memorial Hospital in Orillia.

Predeceased by his long loving wife Mildred Evelyne (nee Rudd).

Will be sadly missed by his children Dale, Gary and Vicki.

Loving Grandfather to Jacob, James, Kyle and Randelle.

Brother to Doug, Ruth (predeceased), Lyman (predeceased), Robert (predeceased). Special uncle to many nephews and nieces.


Bullick RickBULLICK, Richard "Rick" - Former Chief Building Officer with the City of Orillia, suddenly at home on Tuesday August 1, 2017 in his 71st year.

Rick Bullick, of Orillia and formerly of Toronto, beloved husband of Angie.

Loving father of Michelle McLaughlin and husband Stephen of Orillia and Scott Bullick and wife Jenn of Toronto.

Proud Grandpa of Hunter, Emersyn and Duke.


McLean JockMCLEAN, John 'Jock' - Passed away at the Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital, Orillia on Tuesday August 1, 2017 at the age of 90, of Fesserton. 

Beloved husband of Minnie. 

Dear brother of Mary Duthie (Bill) of Aurora. 

Will be remembered by his many friends. 


TROMAN, Peter Thomas - Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his family on Tuesday August 1, 2017 at Sunset Manor Nursing Home, Collingwood in his 89th year.

Peter is survived by his loving wife Mona and his daughter Jane Leung (Steve Muirhead).

He will be remembered by his grandson Jade (Jenny), great grandchildren Nya and Ty, his sister Terry (Michel) and by Tony (Nancy) Leung.

He is predeceased by his brother Maurice.


Attwood BobATTWOOD, Robert “Bob” John - Unexpectantly died at his home on August 1, 2017 at the age of 70.

He leaves behind his loving wife Karin Nickel.

Beloved children to Jason (Monica), Allan (Sarah), and Jill (Adriaan).

Cherished grandfather to Jory, Matthew, Dylan, and Hunter.

Beloved brother to Nancy (Larry) Adkins.


Maier JohnMAIER, Johann ‘John’ - On Tuesday, August 1, 2017 John Maier, of Severn Bridge passed away at the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital, in his 85th year.

He was the cherished husband of Johanna (nee Just) for 64 years.

Much loved father of Dieter Maier (Judi), and Darlene Young (Dale Dickerson).

Beloved Opa of Lesley Hoffman (Brian), Lindsey Maier; Great Opa of Liliana.

He will be lovingly remembered by family and friends.