DAWE, John William “Jack” - Passed away on Sunday May 14, 2017 at the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital at the age of 86.

Jack of Wasaga Beach, beloved husband of the late Ida.

Loving father of Debbie (Keith Neil) and Wendy (Paul Stoutenburg).

Cherished grandfather of Krista (James Ladd), Darren Neil (Susan), Amanda (Scott Ingram-Cotton) and John Stoutenburg.


Paradis DorotheaPARADIS, Dorothea Alma (nee Reynolds) - Passed away suddenly in her 77th year on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at Toronto General Hospital.

Beloved wife and soulmate of Bob for 52 years.

Loving mom of Jennifer (Jamie McKie).

Dear daughter of Elvard and Lillian Reynolds, both predeceased.


Vollick JerryVOLLICK, Gerald John “Jerry” - Passed away suddenly at his home in Severn on Sunday May 14, 2017 in his 78th year.

Beloved husband of the late Bernice (nee Roach).

Loving father of Bob Vollick, Dawn MacNeil, and the late Bill Vollick.

Adored grandfather of Samantha, Sarah, and Cameron. Dear brother of Marilyn (John Mackenzie).


Goodlet SheilaGOODLET, Sheila Doreen (nee Carney) - Passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at the Georgian Bay General Hospital in Midland. 

Sheila Goodlet (nee Carney) of Elmvale in her 79th year. 

Beloved wife of Brian for 55 years. 

Loving mother of Carber, Tiffany (Drew), and Tanya (Patrick). Cherished by her grandchildren Jayd, Kai, Shea, Nicholas, Alex, Natasha and Simon.

Sheila will be lovingly remembered by her daughter-in-law Jennifer Wright and son-in-law George Sturik.


Kitson LukeKITSON, Luke - Passed away suddenly at home on Mother’s Day, May 14, 2017, at the age of 19.

Cherished son of James Kitson and Melissa Hurst (Gary).

Beloved brother of Jacob, Alyssa and Jeff.

Loving grandson of Reuben and Kay Kitson (both predeceased) and of Marten and Marja Nieuwhof.

Will be sadly missed by his cousins, Jordan (Alex), Amanda (Paul), Emily, Brienne, Colton, Sam and Claire, and by his girlfriend, Erica Johnstone.


DENISE, Aileen Evelyn (Withall) - Passed away on May 14, 2017 at the age of 85.

Funeral services will be held for both Aileen and Victor Denise on Monday, May 29th at St. Paul's United Church, 308 King Street, Midland at 1:30 p.m.

Donations in Aileen's name may be make to Georgian Bay General Hospital , St. Paul's United Church or the Canadian Diabetes Association.




Lawson NancyLAWSON, Nancy Lana - Passed away peacefully on Saturday May 13, 2017 after enduring the ravages of extreme osteoporosis for many years.

Nancy of Wasaga Beach, formerly of Toronto, loving wife of 34 years to Murray.

Best loving mother to Debra Clayton and Robyne Morton and stepmom to Rick Lawson.

Nana to Amber Jane, Krysta, Darci, Adam, Erin, Katelyn and predeceased by Pierce.


Boss GerryBOSS, Geraldine 'Gerry' - Passed peacefully at her Chartwell Whispering Pines residence in Barrie on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at the age of 84.

Loving mother of Janice de Amaral (Mario), Keith Boss (Pamela), Karen Godlington (Darrel) and Robert Boss (Carrie).

Cherished grandmother of Daniel, Melissa (Nick), Vanessa, Alexis, Jesse, Leanne, Taylor, Aidan and Emma.


Hill JimHILL, James Duncan "Jim" - Passed away peacefully on Saturday May 13, 2017 at the General & Marine Hospital in his 61st year.

Beloved son of Marie and the late John Hill of Collingwood.

Loving father of Melanie Hill.

Cherished brother of Gary and his wife Gemma Hill.


Davis KarenDAVIS, Karen Margaret (nee Weel) - Passed away unexpectedly in her sleep at home on Saturday May 13, 2017.

Karen Davis at the age of 46, loving wife and best friend of Peter Davis.

Proud mother of Kelsey, Abbey, Emily and Alyssa Davis.

Dear daughter of John and Margaret Weel and sister of Marisca (Jeff), Peter (Candace), Leo (Sherry), Ed (Patricia), Steve (Heather), Brian (Shannon) and Matthew (Lorrie).


EBERHARDT, Lindsay - Died peacefully on Saturday May 13, 2017 surrounded by her family at Campbell House Hospice, Collingwood at the age of 35.

Lindsay of Collingwood, loving daughter of Christine (Kent Constable) and James (Debbie) Eberhardt and of step-father Steve Miller.

Much loved fiancé of Remo Romolo.

Cherished sister of Jaclyn Miller, Steven Miller (Felicia Currie), Natashia Balance, Kyle Miller (Katie Collver) and the late Jesse Balance.


COCKBURN, Thelma - Passed peacefully at home on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at the age of 81.

Loving mother of Steve (Brenda) and of the late Scott.

Cherished grandmother of Alexander and Lisa.

Survived by her brother Lloyd Pearsall and sister Muriel Andrunyk.


Desroches LeonaDESROCHES, Leona Marie (née Lalumiere) - Finally at peace, Leona passed away at the Georgian Bay General Hospital in Midland on May 13, 2017 at the age of 88.

Beloved mother of Peter, Louise and John Couchman, Elise and Patrick Kennedy, Denis and Bonita, and Ken "Joe" and Mary.

Grandmother to Jeremy, Brad, Jackie, Kait, Marc and Michael; and great grandmother to six-plus.


Cunningham PatCUNNINGHAM, Patrick (Dermot) - January 1, 1948 - May 13, 2017 - Suddenly passed away at the West Parry Sound Hospital.

Beloved husband of Anne Cunningham.

Beloved father of Wayne (Jennifer), Tammy (Joe Jamieson), Wendy and Colleen.

Beloved grandfather of Collin, Siobhan and Rose.

Predeceased by father Gerald and mother Rose Cunningham.


Hammond RonHAMMOND, Ron - Born at Bracebridge, Ontario on December 5, 1938, passed away at Huntsville, Ontario on May 13, 2017.

Loving husband of 44 years to Margaret(Clapperton).

Predeceased by his parents Beatrice (Fuller) and Alonzo Hammond.

Dear father of Gregory (Sherry), Ed (Kelly),  Holly (Lorne) and Cheryl (Chris).

Beloved grandfather of Daniel, Kandis (Cornie), Katie (Will), Amber, Tiffany (Shawn), Kylie, Josh and Jorja.


TENHAAF, Jacoba (Koosje, Kay) - Born July 5, 1922, passed away peacefully in Barrie on May 13, 2017 with her family at her side.

Predeceased by her husband Henry (Hank) in 1996.

Beloved mother of Catharine (Peter), Nell (John), Peter (MaryJane), John (Colleen), and Gary (Fiona).

Much loved Grandmother of 10 and Great Grandmother of 7 (soon to be 8), and much loved Tante Koosje to many nieces and nephews in Canada and Holland.  


Leggatt RobertLEGGATT, Robert Francis - Passed away on Friday May 12, 2017 at the Georgian Bay General Hospital in Midland.

Beloved friend and companion of the late M. Denis Ray for forty three wonderful years.

Predeceased by his parents Robert and Helen Leggatt.


Gnoyke SigGNOYKE, Sigrid - Passed away peacefully on Friday May 12, 2017 at the Collingwood General and Marine Hospital in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of the late Erich (2012).

Loving mother of Michael (Lila), Reinhard (Kim) and the late Peter.

Cherished grandmother of Andrea, Keith, Chrissy, Danielle and Stefan.

Proud great grandmother of Nicole, Keaton, Regan and Matthew.


Wilde SteveWILDE, Steve 'Wildman' - Long-time employee with the Huronia Regional Centre; Minor Lacrosse Coach; Referee with Minor Hockey and Minor Lacrosse, suddenly, at Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, Orillia on Friday, May 12, 2017 at the age of 59 years.

Steve Wilde of Orillia, beloved husband and best friend of Sandra (nee Crowther).

Loving father of Avery and Hilary (Braiden) both of Orillia.

Beloved son of Bob & Olga Wilde of Orillia and the late Joan Wilde.


Synnott GordSYNNOTT, Gordon Cecil - Died suddenly on Friday May 12, 2017 at his farm at the age of 85.

Gordon of Stayner, loving son of the late George and the late Pearl Synnott.

Dear brother of Willa and the late Charles Plewes, Irene and Douglas McQueen, the late Shirley and Ivan Holmes and the late Arthur and the late Imogene Synnott.

Dear uncle of David Plewes, Paul (Cindy) McQueen, Barry (Megan) Holmes, Sherry (Derek) Trask, Susan Synnott, John Synnott, Murray Synnott and the late Sylvia Synnott.


Withey DougWITHEY, Douglas Franklin - At the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Thursday May 11, 2017 in his 73rd year. 

Douglas Withey of Orillia, beloved husband of Lynne Dianne Withey (nee Blatherwick) of 41 years.

Lovingly remembered by Lynne’s children Elaine Mederak (Mark) and John Brown all of Orillia. 

Loving grandfather of Jason Mererak and Lynne Wyndover. 


SMITH, Zionnie - Passed away peacefully in Bracebridge, on Tuesday, May 9, 2017.

A calm and comforting person to all of her friends and family. Zionnie was in her element while canoeing, birding, camping and sitting at the bonfire stargazing.

Daughter of the late Hilton Smith and Florence Headworth.

Loving partner and best friend of Bob Robertson of Washago.


CLOUGH, Michelle Diane - Passed away peacefully at Hospice Simcoe, Barrie on Wednesday May 10, 2017.

Michelle Clough at the age of 54, loving wife of John Surowiak.

Dear loving mother of David and Edward Surowiak.

Loved daughter of the late David and Barbara Clough.


HORSMAN, Shirley Eveleena - Of New Lowell, ON, passed away peacefully, at home, on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 in her 79th year.

Beloved Wife of John.

Loving Mother of Karen Hudson (Lou), Tim Chicoine, Laurel Chicoine and Rachelle Ferrier (Noel).

Dear Grandmother of Lyndsay (Erik), Garrett and Miranda. Dearest Great-Grandmother of Andi.


Brock AnneBROCK, Olive Anna 'Anne' (nee Marcellus) - Passed away peacefully at the Georigan Bay General Hospital in Midland on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. 

Anne Brock of Wyevale in her 87th year. 

Beloved wife of the late Jack Brock. 

Dear mother of John of Edmonton and Sue of Wyevale. 


Oxford JoyceOXFORD, Joyce Elaine (nee Fenton) - Formerly of Windsor, Ontario, passed away at the Georgian Bay General Hospital in Midland on May 10, 2017 at the age of 85.

Beloved wife of William Oxford.

Cherished mother of Gerald Oxford (Eric Lehman) of New York, Karen Price (Peter) of Toronto, Janet Stockton (Dean DeCaire) of Toronto and Douglas Oxford (Margaret) of Chatham.