Scott BobSCOTT, Robert ‘Bob’ - Retired member of the RCAF and Hill Refridgeration in Barrie, after many years of service. Passed away peacefully at Hospice Simcoe on Thursday January 25, 2018 at the age of 86.

Beloved husband of the late Marie C. Scott (nee LaVerdiere).

Dear father of Robert Jr. (Pennie) Scott, Winnifred Carolyn Scott and Pat Scott.

Proud grandpa of eleven and great grandpa of twelve.


Kelso BarryKELSO, Barry - It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Barry, peacefully in his sleep, at his home on Thursday January 25, 2018 in his 60th year.

Barry was predeceased by his parents, Ian and Freda Kelso of Toronto who spent their retirement years in Oro Station and later Barrie.

Barry will be sadly missed by his wife Kim, brother Brian & his wife Patricia.

Kind uncle of Lynda & Nick (Drake) and Alicia & Konrad (Zegarmistrz) and new great uncle of little Logan and baby Drake due this week.


Davidson BillDAVIDSON, William Arthur “Bill” - Died peacefully on Thursday January 25, 2018 at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, Midland at the age of 87.

Bill of Wasaga Beach, beloved husband of Jean Wylie and of the late Irene.

Loving father of Terry and his wife Michele and Brent and his wife Sonia and step-father of Bruce and his wife Valerie, Russell and Stephen and his wife Beverley.

Cherished grandfather of Jordan, Joshua, Adam (Katie), Janelle (Kyle), Ryan (Stephanie), Stephanie (Dan), Jesse (Brianna) and Amber (Thomas) and great grandfather of Sophia, Cohen, Arianna, Grey, Anna, Tyson and Scarlett.


McConney MaryMCCONNEY, Mary Elizabeth (nee White) - It is with sad hearts the family of Mary McConney would like to announce her passing on Thursday, January 25, 2018 in her 90th year at Hospice Simcoe in Barrie after a  long illness.

Although she had a long journey with her illness, she met and fought it with her typical strength and resolve which she kept along with her sense of humour until the end.

Mary was pre-deceased by her loving husband Bob McConney and her daughter Judy McConney.

She is lovingly remembered by her children Garnet, Sandy, Fraser and Sheila, daughter in laws Fiona, Michelle, Jan as well her six grandchildren Kate, Jesse, Duncan, Julia, Alex, Rachel, great granddaughter Jude as well as numerous extended family.


LAWSON, Frank Douglas - CD, MWO (Retired) Canadian Army 1950 – 1974) - Passed away peacefully at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie, ON, on Thursday, January 25, 2018 in his 89th year.

Born in East Saint John, N.B. in 1929, resident of Barrie since 1971.

Beloved husband of the late Agnes Lawson.

Cherished Father of Douglas (Deborah) of Waterdown, ON, and Donald (Lisa) of Sturgeon Falls, ON.


Garner DavidGARNER, David G. R. - A retired Elementary School Principal S.C.D.S.B and Past Fitness Director Y.M.C.A., passed away suddenly at home on Wednesday, January 24, 2017.

Dave Garner in his 69th year.

Loving husband of Susan for 43 years, David was a proud friend and father of sons Michael and Gregory.

Dave is fondly remembered by the Garner and Gilchrist families, many close friends, colleagues, sports teammates and former students.


Warner AnneWARNER, Anne (nee Buckland) - Passed away peacefully at Grove Park Home on January 24, 2018.

Loving wife to late husband Harold Warner.

Proud matriarch to children Don, Donna & son-in-law Greg Tossounian, grandchildren Brian and Jamie, Great grandchildren to Melia, Ivy, Jack, Afton, India, Lola.

Anne was born in England 1933, and grew up in Halifax with siblings Hazel, John, Bill and Ray.


BUSHELL, Cory Ira John - Cory passed away at home in Collingwood, On at the age of 32 years on January 24, 2018.


Spence BarbSPENCE, Barbara Ellen - Passed away peacefully at the Sara Vista Nursing Centre, Elmvale on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of the late Alex Spence.

Dear mother of Nona (Rob) McClung, Max Spence, Roger (Janice) Spence, Roy (Suzanne) and Doug (Lana).

Lovingly remembered by 15 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.


Kirk White JamesKIRK-WHITE, James - Of Burk’s Falls, peacefully at Huntsville District Memorial Hospital on Wednesday January 24, 2018. 

Jim Kirk-White, beloved husband of Karen (nee Watt) was in his 80th year.

Beloved brother of the late Wanda Monk and the late Gloria Cormier.

Jim is the proud uncle of many nieces and nephews and will be fondly remembered by all of his family and friends.


Stewart AlannaSTEWART, Alanna (nee Rosskopf) - Peacefully at Algonquin Grace Hospice in Huntsville on Wednesday January 24, 2018. 

Alanna Stewart, beloved wife of the late Gordon Stewart was in her 82nd year.  

Dear mother of Dean (Sylvie), Alan (Barb) and Bill Stewart. 

Proud grandmother of Melinda (Bob), Bryon, Gordon (Nikita) and Emily.

Loving great grandmother of Dale and Bailey Hunter.


SMITH, Joy Harriett - Peacefully passed away with family at her side at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket on Wednesday, January 24, 2018. 

Joy Smith of Bradford and formerly of Oak Ridges at 77 years of age. 

Beloved mom of Chris (Carmen) Smith, Kim Moxley (Dale Ranson), Bob Smith and Brenda (Garry) Thompson. 

Proud Gram of Suzanne (Sean), Megan; Steve, Kirk; Lucas; Brent, Mathew, Jessica and Samantha.  


Bisson JimBISSON, James 'Jim' 'Senior' - Unexpectedly with his family by his side at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on January 24, 2018 in his 79th year. 

Soul mate and husband of Sue for 50 adventurous years. 

Proud and loving father to Lance (Janet) and James (Jackie). 

Bestest grampa ever to Emily and Jackson. 

Survived by his siblings Sandra (late Hugh) Menzies and Danny (Shirley), Brother in law Howard (Linda) Mowbray and his many nieces and nephews.


Beaudoin JohnnyBEAUDOIN, Johnny Clarke - Passed away at the Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital, Orillia on Wednesday January 24, 2018, at the age of 71 of Coldwater. 

Survived by his loving wife Patricia, sons Michael (Cheryl-Anne), Colin (Debbie), and Adam (Mateo) and by his granddaughter Tasha.


Marchildon DavidMARCHILDON, David "Rocket" - December 15, 1957-January 24, 2018 - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved David. David Martin Marchildon, age 60, of Penetanguishene passed away suddenly on January 24, 2018.

Born on December 15, 1957 in Penetanguishene, Ontario, David moved with his family and lived in Orangeville and Peterborough before returning to Penetanguishene in 1969.

He attended Corpus Christi public school, and then graduated from Penetanguishene Secondary School in 1975. David worked many years as his father's right hand at Martin's Equipment Centre.

Ross GertieROSS, Gertrude 'Gertie' Sara - June 13, 1932 to January 24, 2018 - With heavy hearts the family wishes to announce that Gertrude Sara Ross (nee Wright) passed away peacefully on January 24, 2018 surrounded by the love of her three children.

Predeceased by her parents, Percy and Gertrude Wright, her five siblings, Pete, Irene, Lillian, Harold and Doris.

Gertrude leaves to mourn her husband of 66 years William John Ross, her three children, Billy, Bryan (Rose), and Wendy (John), eight grandchildren, four great-grand- children and numerous cherished relatives and friends.