MORROW, Gloria Dianne (nee Faetz) - Passed away peacefully with family by her side at Hospice Simcoe on Tuesday, August 29, 2017.

Gloria in her 71st year. Beloved daughter of the late George and Irene Faetz.

Predeceased by her brothers Lance, George, Wally and Michael and sister Irene.

Gloria will be lovingly remembered by her sisters Kathy, Carole, Rose-Marie, Ellen, Christine and Merina also her brothers Tony, Rick and Peter.


Carr CalCARR, Calvin - Born at Huntsville, Ontario on July 29, 1939, promoted to Glory at Huntsville, Ontario on August 28, 2017.

Beloved husband of Betty.

Loving father of Jeff (Dara) and Stephanie (Peter Moriarity).

Cherished grandfather of Erika, Caleb, Caitlin and Evan.


Barclay CarolynBARCLAY, Carolyn (nee Johnson) - 1949-2017 - Carolyn passed away unexpectedly on Monday August 28, 2017 at the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital at the age of 68 years.

She will be forever remembered by her husband Paul Barclay.

A loving mother of Rebecca Patterson (Clinton Brough), the late Carly Patterson, Thomas Patterson (Rachel), Zachary Barclay, Brandy Miller and Kelly Bruce-Miller.


GODMER, Josefa - Passed away peacefully at Golden Dawn Nursing Home, Lions Head on Monday August 28, 2017 in her 83rd year.

She will be deeply missed by her family.

As per her wishes cremation has taken place and no formal services will be held.



Williams JoyceWILLIAMS, Joyce Mary (Dewell) - Passed away peacefully at Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie on Monday, August 28, 2017 at the age of 86. 

Born in Penetanguishene, beloved wife of Bob Williams for 64 years.  Loving mother of Kerry (Cindy), Steven (Dianne) and Sue. 

Sadly missed by her grandchildren Krista West (Christopher), Jessica Wicks (Ryan), Rob Williams (Lindsay), Sarah Bergeron (Jay), Jake Burling and her great grandchildren Liam, Nathan, Evan, Aaron, Keaton, Kinsley, Thea and Alex.

Survived by her sister Jean Proctor (Paul).


Peddie GracePEDDIE, Grace - At 82 years of age, Mary Jean Grace Peddie passed away at Toronto General Hospital on August 28, 2017.

Mrs. Peddie was born at Sprucedale, Ontario on March 26, 1935 and was the daughter of Victor William and Mary Agnes (Todd) Hopcraft, both deceased. She was married to Donald John Peddie, the son of John Carl and Emma Jane (Dailey) Peddie, at Sprucedale United Church on September 22, 1954. Her husband predeceased her.

Mrs. Peddie is survived by four sons and a daughter. They are Michael John (Lynn) Peddie of Parry Sound; Brian William (Alice) Peddie of Utterson; Donald Grant Peddie of Huntsville; Janice Grace (Jeffrey) Blakelock of Huntsville; and Andrew Todd (Jean) Peddie of Toronto.


Farrell GailFARRELL, Gail Viola (nee ARMSTRONG)  - Passed away peacefully at her home on the shores of Lake Simcoe surrounded by her loving family on August 28, 2017.

Loving wife of Albert for 55 years and proud mother of her four girls: Deanna, Jennifer (Rob), Hilary (Rob) and Cynthia (Mike).

Devoted grandmother of Adam, Olivia, Tess, Madeline, Victoria, Alex, Julia, William, Isabel and Nathaniel.

Leukemia survivor in 2007, Gail succumbed to esophageal cancer in her 76th year, strong and resilient to the end as she was throughout her life.


Jones GaryJONES, Gary - Born at Salisbury, New Brunswick on June 23, 1944, passed away at Huntsville, Ontario on August 28, 2017.

Cherished husband of the late Jackie.

Beloved father of Donald (Liz) Carpenter, James (Sheri) Cox.

Loving grandfather of Jeremy, Lorisa, Sarah, Brandon, Joshua, Caleb, Joel and Nevaeh.

Dear brother of Gail and Harold Farr, Garnet and Betty Jones.


Baillie AudreyBAILLIE, Audrey Louise (nee Sohm) - 1934 - 2017 - Died peacefully on August 28, 2017 at Hospice Simcoe in Barrie, Ontario surrounded by love.

Predeceased by her beloved husband, Robert Burns Baillie, and children David and Bonnie-Lee.

Survived by her children Robert and Heather Chisholme Baillie (Zachary, Tyler and Megan), Henry and Heather Baillie-Brown (Henry Jr.), Ed and Jennifer Chalk Baillie (James and Emily).


Pilon EffiePILON, Zona Effie - Of New Lowell, ON, passed away peacefully at Stevenson Memorial Hospital in Alliston, ON on Sunday, August 27, 2017 in her 82nd year.

Beloved Wife of the late Donald.

Loving Mother of Rodney (Glynis), Stephen (Philip), Charlene Allen (David), Darryl (Theresa) and the late Cheryl McLean (Allan).

Cherished Grandmother of Kerri, Richard, Chrystal, Samantha, Michael, Justin, Sara, Melissa, Gavin and Renee.


Charles MelodyCHARLES, Melody Aileen (nee Young) - Peacefully at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket on Sunday, August 27, 2017, in her 71st year with her family at her side.

Melody Charles of Sutton, beloved mother of Cheryl (John) Sheard of Bradford, Norm Charles of Sutton, and David (Judy) Charles of Sutton.

Loving grandmother of Nicole, Jasmine, Amber, Kelsey, Ryan, Mark (Suzie), Brett, Montana and Cassandra.

Great Grandmother of Takota and Willow.


Reid MaryREID, Mary Elizabeth - Passed away at the Villa Care Centre, Midland on Sunday, August 27, 2017, in her 91st year.

Mary Reid of Midland/Penetanguishene. Dear daughter of Ernest C. Reid and Olive A. MacDonald.

Predeceased by her siblings Rachel, Jessie, Florence, Clarence, Edward (Ted), Eva, Doug and Neil.

She will be fondly remembered by all her nieces, nephews and her extended family.


COUSINEAU, Joseph - Passed away at his residence on Sunday, August 27, 2017, in his 85th year.

Beloved husband of Margaret (nee Tobey).

Cherished father of Francis, Lynda (Walter) Bilinski, Daniel Cousineau, and Betty Zummach.

Will be missed by his grandchildren Joslyne and Adrianna Bilinski, Ken Potter, Thomas Desjardins, Zachary Zummach, Cally Hartnell and Wendy Hewitt and Danielle Cousineau.


Sinderly BettySINDERLY, Elizabeth Mirium “Betty” - Died peacefully at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge on Sunday, August 27th, 2017 in her 86th year.

Beloved wife Al Sinderly.

Dear mother of Brenda (Brian), Kathryn (Henry), Barbara (Doug) and Mellady (Jim).

Loving grandmother of 9 and several great grandchildren.

Betty was a long time employee of Bell Canada.


Riley LeonaRILEY, Leona Ruth - Died peacefully at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge on Sunday, August 27, 2017 in her 76th year.

Beloved wife of Bert Riley.

Dear mother of Peggy Pearcey (Ken)of Milford Bay and Danny Riley (Darlene) of Guelph and the late Robert Riley.

Loving grandmother of Joshua (Emily), Becky, Matthew (the late Carmen), Robert and Chris.


McGillivray IreneMCGILLIVRAY, Irene Salemka - LL.D. - 1928-2017 - Died at her home in Collingwood, Ontario, Sunday August 27th, after a long illness. She managed it with the grace and elegance that she had practiced over the years in thousands of rehearsals and hundreds of opera performances. All that was lacking was a final aria.

Irene was the daughter of the Reverend August Paul Salemka, a Lutheran pastor, and his wife, Matilda Schmitke Salemka.

She was born in Friedensfeld, Hanover Township, near Steinbach, Manitoba. She lived in Biggar, Weyburn, Regina, Montréal, Frankfurt am Main, and, for the past 40 years, in Collingwood.


Bacon MerlynBACON, Merlyn - It was with great sadness that we said goodbye to our dearly beloved Merlyn Bacon on August 27, 2017 at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie.

He will be forever loved and missed by his wife Helen, children Diana (Robert), Paul (Kristie), Kimberley (Andrew), grandchildren Breeann and Bryan.  Step-children Janice, Debra (Gordon), Stephen (Karen), Michael (Johanne), Lynn (Mark), grandchildren  Drew (Nicolette), Spencer, Cole (Gina), Shauna, Laurence, Alexandre and great grandchild Hannah.


Russwurn GaryRUSSWURN, Gary Lloyd - Passed away peacefully at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge on Saturday, August 26, 2017 in his 67th year.

Beloved husband of Margaret Ann.

Dear brother of Ken (Tina) and Barb Russwurm. Brother-in-law of Don (Kathy) and Doug McNabb.

Gary is also survived by several nieces and nephews and 4 great nieces and nephews.


Treacy LarryTREACY, Lorenzo “Larry”Jerome - With his family by his side, Larry passed away peacefully on August 26, 2017 at Muskoka Shores Care Community in Gravenhurst, at the age of 92.

Larry was the loving husband of Norma (nee Hawthorne) of 54 years and cherished father of Anne, Matthew (Victoria), Susan (Jon) and Caroline (Tytus).

He was the devoted grandfather of Stuart, Mary, Alicja and Alexander and special uncle to his many nieces and nephews.

Larry was predeceased by his parents, Julia and Jerome Treacy, brother John Joseph “Jack” (Alice), sister Joan Drew (John), brothers Timothy (Dinah) and Terrence “Terry” (Regis).


WEISMILLER, Earl Murray - 1927 - 2017 - Peacefully passed away at the Muskoka Shores Care Community Nursing Home in Gravenhurst on Saturday, August 26, 2017 in his 91st. year with his loving family by his side.

Earl was predeceased by his parents Albert and Sarah Weismiller and by his siblings; Mildred (Reg) Walker, Kathryn (Reg) Ferguson, Lloyd (May) Weismiller and Roy Weismiller.

Survived by his sister-in-law Reita Weismiller. Earl will also be lovingly remembered by his many nieces and nephews.


KIRKPATRICK, Karen - (December 2, 1953 to August 26, 2017) - It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Karen Kirkpatrick.

Karen was predeceased by her parents, Ielene and Ian "Scotty," both of Creemore. Survived by her sisters, Kim Cormier (John) and Koni Jones (Chris); her nieces and nephews Angie, Chelsea, Ian, and Phillip and her cousin, Joan Truax (Bill).

Karen lived her adult life in London, working at Vanier Children Services, as a Child & Youth Counsellor and Supervisor, for over 25 years.


BARGER, Don Barger - Passed away peacefully at home Saturday August 26, 2017 in his 75th Year.

Loving husband of Margaret.

Loved father of Lesley (Pat), Angela (Shawn) and Thomas.

Loving grandpa of Dade, Danika and Maddison.


FORGET, Gabriel Gilbert - It is with great sorrow that we mourn the sudden passing of Gabriel Forget on August 26, 2017 at the age of 56.

Beloved son of Doris (née Bazinet)  and the late Pierre-Paul Forget.

Cherished papa of Justin and Jesse Loucks Forget.

Dearest brother of Lorraine and Denis (Christine P.) Forget. 


Howard TomHOWARD, Thomas Victor - Tom passed away in his 71st year with family by his side on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Owen Hill Community Care Centre, Barrie, as a result of complications from Lewy Body Disease.

Tom is predeceased by his parents Grace and Victor Howard, and by his in-laws, Gladys and Earl Smith.

Beloved husband of Joanne Howard (nee Smith).

Loving brother to Bill Howard, Betty Gregory (Tom), Shirly King (Roy), and Doug Howard.


Hoffman JohnHOFFMAN, John Edward - Passed away with family and his good friend by his side at the age of 74 on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Huntsville District memorial Hospital.

John was born in Kitchener and retired in Kearney.

Loving father of John Hoffman (Nancy) and Kim Deschamps (Jeff).

Cherished grandfather of Kyle, Kaitlyn, Stephanie, Cassandra, Nathan, Ryan, and Kelsey and many great grandchildren.


Oschefski PeterOSCHEFSKI, Peter - Owner/Operator of the Sears Store in Midland; Former band member of Zygote and the Country Gentleman, Peter passed away at Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at the age of 62.

Peter Oschefski of Orillia, beloved husband of Glenda (nee Brennan).

Loving father of Vanessa (Sean) Lazary, Tiffany (Ryan) Bolak and Zak (Sarah) Oschefski all of Orillia.

Proud Papa of Gracie, Sophia, Ava and Samuel Lazary, Ashtyn, Lilly, Alex, Taylor and Tori Bolak and Cohen Oschefski.