Sewers MurielSEWERS, Muriel Jeanette (née Keith) - Of St. Marys and formerly of Barrie passed away peacefully at her home with family by her side on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 in her 82nd year.

Beloved wife of Mac Sewers of St. Marys.

Loving mother of Marlene Vanesse (Gerald) of Thamesville, Madelyn Moore (Robert) of Green Cove Springs, Florida, Golda Wilson (Richard) of St. Marys and Joyce Roberts (Scott) of Orange Park, Florida.

Sadly missed by 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.


FOULDS, Thomas Gordon - Sadly on March 8, 2017, Tom passed away at Georgian Bay General Hospital, Midland, Ontario. 

Beloved husband of Irene Albert.

Predeceased by his parents James and Olena Foulds. 

Survived by brother Richard (Mary-Lynn), his nephew Ken, his niece Jennifer (Gord) and their family.  


WALKER, Jane Elizabeth - Passed away peacefully at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie on Tuesday March 7, 2017 in her 67th year.

Jane is survived by her sister Cathy Tyndale of Innisfil, brothers Dave Tyndale and his wife Kathy of Toronto and John Tyndale and his wife Debbie of Barrie.

Dear aunt of Eric and Brian.


Elder BillELDER, William David “Bill” - Died peacefully on Tuesday March 7, 2017 at Campbell House Hospice, Collingwood at the age of 68.

Bill of New Lowell, beloved husband of Heidi.

Loving father of Kimberly and her husband John Patterson and Kristi and her partner Mike Grant.

Cherished grandfather of Nate and Ryland Patterson and Harper Grant.

Dear brother of John (Ann), Jim (Helen), Jane (Barry Corby) and Wendy (Lorne Rowbotham).


Peack StephenPECK, Stephen John - January 3rd, 1955 - March 7th, 2017 - Born in London England to Ruby Doreen Edith Peck. Youngest of 8. Canadian effective January 19th, 1975. Stephen, aka (Steve, spike, dad, daddy) left this world on March 7, 2017 succumbing to brain cancer.

Stephen respected all denominations that adhered to a genuine loving spirit, for himself, he chose none. Steve viewed himself as a chameleon; adapting, co-operating always. An outdoor enthusiast, fishing, camping and hunting kept him one with nature and was most at peace. He approached life with common sense and read and understood any complicated task.


Daverveld WilliamDAVERVELD, William - Peacefully at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie, on Tuesday March 7, 2017 at the age of 89.

Beloved husband of Trudy for 63 years.

Dear father of Wilma Hurtubise (Al), Joanne Dumond (Mike), Bill, Ron (Sylvia) and Shirley Beamish (Dan).

Proud Grandpa of Brad, Kevin, Sara, Tina, Brianna, Sawyer, Sara S. and great-grandpa of Brooklyn, Bryce and Theo.


Jeremy InezJERMEY, Inez Sarah Barbara (nee Leigh) - Passed away at the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital on Tuesday March 7, 2017 in her 93rd year.

Inez, beloved wife for over 70 years of the late John “Jack” Jermey.

Loving mother of Lynn Nickerson (Eric predeceased) of Grafton, Nova Scotia, Wayne Jermey of Hawkestone, Laurie Jermey (Lyn) of East Oro and Karen Niro (Luigi) of Collingwood.

Cherished grandmother of Marsha, Joyce, Erica, Kevin, Shawn and Sondra.


HARVEY, Donna Harvey - Friday, March 9th, 1945 - Tuesday, March 7th, 2017.

Passed away in London, ON. on Tuesday, March 7, 2017,

No formal services.



Young BillYOUNG, William 'Bill' - Passed away on March 7, 2017.

Loving husband of Joan (Jenkins).

Father of Corinne Palombi and her husband, Marcello, Todd Young, and David Young and his wife, Ying.

Dear Grandfather of Jessi-Lee Kelly, Tyler Young, Julia Young and William Young.


Cornwell AnnCORNWELL, Ann - Passed away peacefully in her home at Oak Terrace Orillia Tuesday March 7, 2017 in her 95th year.

Ann, beloved wife of the late Roy Cornwell.

Loving mother of Marianne Leclerc (Carl), Kenneth Cornwell (predeceased) (Anna), Darlene Favro (Roy), Marlene Currie (Gerald).


Hinton MargHINTON, Margaret Janet - At age 76, of Alliston, passed away on March 7, 2017 in her home surrounded by her loving family after a yearlong battle with cancer.

Margaret was born in Rugby, England to Philip and Constance West on November 14, 1941. Margaret married her teenage sweet heart Norman Hinton in Rugby, England on November 18, 1961.

They were happily married for 56 years, and raised two children Sally and Nicholas.

Margaret supported her husband and the family thru his 16 year Royal Airforce career.


DEMPSEY, John Paul - Suddenly and peacefully passed away on March 7, 2017 in Barrie, Ontario.

Beloved son of Ursula and Sean Dempsey.

Remembered by sisters Fiona Demspey, Siobhan (Maurice) Byrne and Sarah (Johnathan) Standing.

John will be missed by nieces and nephews Molly Arseneault, Cian and Aine Byrne, and Jude and Finn Standing.


Rosewarne Gord and JeanROSEWARNE, Gordon Earle and Jean Adele (Golden) - Jean died peacefully on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at the Muskoka Hills Retirement Villa at the age of 91. Gordon died peacefully on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at the Huntsville Hospital at the age of 92.

Gord and Jean united in love and marriage on March 1, 1952. This year marks their 65th wedding anniversary.

Proud parents of Anne Sova and Sandra Rosewarne.

Jean is predeceased by her siblings Louise Verner, Georgette Golden, Betty Laut, Jack Golden and William (Bill) Golden. Gord is survived by his siblings Norm Rosewarne and Margaret Huckle.


GARDNER, Ronald Keith - Long time member of the Lion’s Club, passed away at the West Parry Sound Health Centre, on Monday, March 6, 2017. Age 57 years.

Loving husband of Alison.

Proud father of Sam.

Loving son of Ron and Rhoda Gardner.


Mackey JohnMACKEY, John William - Passed away at Spencer House, Orillia on Tuesday March 7, 2017 at the age of 85, formerly of Waubaushene.

Beloved husband of the late Lena (October 1991).

Loving dad of Helen Zonneveld (John) of Toronto, Kevin Mackey (Charlene) of Waubaushene and the late Billy Mackey (January 2017).

Dear father-in-law of Wendy of Fesserton.

Loved papa of Stacey, Paula, Britney, Jonathan, Spencer, and Lena.


TOMBS, Anthony Invicta - Formerly of Gravenhurst, Ontario. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Tony on Monday, March 6, 2017 at the age of 78.

Beloved husband of 50 years to Jill Tombs (nee Attrill).

Loving father of Rebecca (Josh) Swedlove and proud granddad of Isabelle and Brooke.

Dear brother of Jennifer Williams and the late Diane.


Davis KenDAVIS, Kenneth William  - Passed away at the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, close to his loving family on Monday, March 6, 2017 in his 90th year.

Ken Davis of Orillia, beloved husband of the late Mary Davis.

Loving step-father of Martin (Heather) Cooke, Stephen Cooke, Christine (Ronald) Bennett and Denise (Drew) Smeaton.

Loved by 9 step-grandchildren and 4 step-great-grandchildren.


DUNN, June Marie (nee MacFadden) - September 25, 1935 - March 6, 2017 - The hummingbird has flown - On Monday, March 6, 2017 June passed peacefully at Hospice Simcoe at the age of 81.

Beloved wife of Don (Chief) Dunn.

Loving mother of Randy (Deb), Scott (Denise), Shelley (Rob) and Krista (Larry). Beloved grandmother of Tara (Gord), Jamie, Tyler, Kerrie and Miranda (Ben). Great-grandmother of Madelyn.


Durkee BarbDURKEE, Barbara Ann (nee Sanford) - Passed away peacefully, with family at her side, on Monday, March 6, 2017 at Hospice Simcoe at the age of 81.

Beloved wife of the late Bill Durkee who predeceased Barbara in 2016.

Loving mother of Deborah (Dale) Steward, Derrick (Heather) Durkee and the late David (Cathy) Durkee.

Beloved grandmother of Melissa (Neil), Christopher (Emilete), Amanda (Russ), Darryl, Jenna, Jason (Angela) and Joseph (Caitlyn).


PARSONS, Raymond George - Passed away suddenly in hospital on Monday, March 6, 2017 after a lengthy illness at the age of 82. 

Ray is survived by his loving and devoted long time partner Judy (Hillier). 

Also survived by his older brother Fred of Midland and sister Barbara Jackson of Toronto. 


Stork AnneSTORK, Elizabeth Anne (nee Parry) - Died peacefully on Sunday March 5, 2017 at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood at the age of 79.

Anne of Wasaga Beach, beloved wife of the late Bill “Red” Stork.

Loving mother of Deb and her husband David Rowles and Jennipher and her husband Dan Ryerse.

Affectionately referred to as a Second “Mom” to Marc Pintucci and his wife Fran.


BELL, Corrie (nee Broere) - Peacefully, at the Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, Orillia, on Sunday, March 5, 2017, in her 69th year.

Corrie Bell, beloved wife of Doug Bell.

Loving mother of Jennifer (Kevin Wood) Bell of Angus and Sara (Adam) Martin of Brampton.

Also loved by her grandchildren Lucas and Miranda Martin.


Branscombe BevBRANSCOMBE, Beverley - Born at Brampton, Ontario on December 22, 1929, passed away at Huntsville, Ontario on March 5, 2017.

Beloved husband of Marg.

Dear father of Karen and Janet ( Tim).

Predeceased by his daughter Jennifer.

Loving grandpa of Sydney.


Broom JimBROOM, James Crosbie 'Jim' - Passed away peacefully at Algonquin Grace Hospice on Sunday, March 5, 2017 with his beloved wife Nancy at his side.

His three sons Gordon, Alan and Duncan, and his granddaughter Abbie, were all able to spend time with him and say their goodbyes in the preceding time, as well as many family and friends.

Back in 2002 Jim fulfilled a lifelong dream and retired to Huntsville, where he spent 14 wonderful years on the shores of Chub Lake in his beloved cottage with Nancy. He was forever tinkering on projects in his basement or the garage, or perhaps out working on the road crew with his trusty ‘mule’. He had a lifelong passion with airplanes, and he and Nancy took many road trips to explore obscure Aviation Museums around the country.


MOREAU, Leo James - Passed away peacefully early Sunday March 5, 2017 at Roberta Place, Barrie.

Beloved spouse of Jean Moreau and a devoted and cherished father, grandfather and great grandfather.

Leo was retired caretaker of the Pro Cathedral in North Bay.


HOLLAND, Blake Michael - Passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, March 5, 2017 with family by his side.

Blake of Angus, beloved son of Melanie Holland.

Will be missed by his grandparents, uncles, aunts and cousins.