Robbins PatsyROBBINS, Patricia 'Patsy' Anne - A Life-long member - Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Warminster; C.W.L. Member and  Active Ladies Club, Warminster, after a brief illness, at the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, surrounded by family and friends, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016; in her 74th year.

Patsy Robbins, of Warminster, beloved wife of the late Kenneth Robbins Sr..

Loving mother of Marcella & husband Blair Cadeau of Lisle, Frank of Toronto and the late Ken Jr..

Grandmother of Patricia Cadeau.


BANKS, Marie Dorina 'Doreen' - Passed suddenly with her family by her side on Tuesday December 6, 2016 at the Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital.

Beloved wife of the late Raymond Banks (2016) for 61 years.

Cherished mother of Gary Banks (Lynne) and Randy Banks.

Devoted Grandma to Adrian.


Dempsey CarmenDEMPSEY, Carmen Elizabeth (Pearcey) - Died peacefully at her home with her family at her side, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at the age of 28 years.

Beloved wife of Matthew Pearcey.

Loving daughter of Randy and Jean Dempsey.

Dear sister of Graeme (Natalie).


Kaye RuthKAYE, Ruth Wanda - August 28, 1931 – December 6, 2016 - With great sadness, the family of Ruth Kaye announces the passing of a
loving wife, mother, Nanny, GiGi, sister, sister-in-law & aunt. Ruth passed away peacefully, at home in her 86th year, with her loving family by her side after a courageous battle with cancer.

Beloved wife of Don (predeceased March 2012) for 63 wonderful years, devoted mother of Heather, Donna Cole, and Bob (Charmaine).

Predeceased by infant daughter Sharon.


JEFFERSON, Kenneth Edward - (DDS) - At the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie, on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 in his 73rd year.

Beloved husband and soulmate of Mary (nee Young).

Loved brother of Carol Prescott (Gerry).

Brother-in-law of George Young (Pat) and Shirley Ferron (Rick).

Cherished uncle of many nieces and nephews, who he adored.


Weyer HansWEYER, Hans - April 8, 1932 – December 6, 2016 - In loving memory of Hans Weyer born April 8, 1932 in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands to Harmen and Aaltje (nee Geertsma) Weijer. He passed away suddenly at his home from a stroke on Pender Island, B.C.

Beloved husband of, and predeceased by Gerda Weyer and also predeceased by his brothers Minze Weijer (Geertje), Hendrik Weijer and son David Weyer.


RODRIGUES, Carlos (Charles)  - 87 of Collingwood, ON died peacefully December 6, 2016 at Campbell House Hospice, Collingwood.

Husband to Marguerite, brother-in-law to Bill, uncle to Mark.


Blair SamBLAIR, Samantha Ann - Died suddenly on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at her home in her 44th year.

Sam of Stroud, formerly of Stayner, loving mother of Jessica.

Cherished daughter of Mary and the late Jim Blair.

Dear sister of Shawn and his wife Merinna.


Nicely DonNICELY, Donald George - WWII - Aged 93, of Springwater Township, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on Tuesday the December 6, 2016, at home with his loving wife by his side.

Born in 1923 in Barrie, ON, son of William and Louise Nicely.

A veteran of World War II, painter and small engine mechanic.

He is survived by his wife Mona; son Ross; daughters Kathy and Lisa; step-daughter Sandi Simpson; grandchildren and great grandchildren.


KNOWLES, Henry - Died peacefully on December 6, 2016 in Collingwood, with his wife of 56 years by his side.

He was a man of great integrity and wisdom and a generous friend and mentor. Henry always had time to help others in need. He will be remembered by his many friends for his loyalty, broad smile and teasing sense of humor.

Henry will be deeply missed by his wife Marilyn (nee Radcliffe), daughters Krista and Lori, their spouses Craig Lauer and Mike Armstrong, grandchildren, Rachel, Joseph, Jack and Patrick and sister Joan Lawrence.

He was predeceased by siblings Eileen Gaudet, Barbara Winslow and Doug Knowles.


SEGNA, Maria - Passed away peacefully at the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital on December 6, 2016 at the age of 87.

Beloved wife of the late Faustino Senga.

She is survived by her siblings Gilda Buonpensiero (Joe) of Orillia, Teresa Cipolla, Ralph Cipolla & Sam Cipolla all of Italy and predeceased by Vince, Mike & Tony Cipolla.

Maria will be sadly missed by many relatives, nieces, nephews and friends.


Coleski WilliamCOLESKI, William Francis - February 5th, 1954 - December 6th, 2016

Kept his humor and his will to try and outlive us all right to the very end of his battle with cancer. Let it be known - cancer didn’t win.

Nothing will ever beat the love he has for us. He escaped the physical pain, but never the love we share.

Known to many as a lifelong Canadian soldier, he served his country and the world on multiple peacekeeping missions for over 35 years.

His loyalty and integrity aided him in contributing to such an outstanding life of service.


MORTON, Ruby Anita - WWII - RCAF Veteran - Dec. 5, 1921 - Dec. 6, 2016 - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of our dear Mother and Grandmother.

Ruby was a loving wife for 50 years to Stanley Morton (predeceased).

Born in South Williamston, Nova Scotia, the youngest of 13 and last surviving child to the late Joseph and Idella Woodworth.

Dear Mother to Anita (Fred) Ollerhead and Patty Morgan (Dave).


FRASER, Donna Isobel (Burt) - Went home to be with her Lord on December 6, 2016.

Donna spent her final days surrounded by family and a large circle of friends.

She was the loving wife of Jim Fraser of Barrie, cherished mother of Joanna (Dylan) and Rob (Alanna), and beloved sister of Valerie (late husband, Art) and Peggy (Bryan).

She will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by her family and all of those whose lives she has touched in the communities and church congregations she served (First Christian Reformed Church - Barrie, Celebration Church - Barrie, St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church - Huntsville).


Hayhurst GailHAYHURST, Gail Anne (nee Donnelly) - Passed away peacefully at the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital on December 5, 2016 at the age of 75.

Beloved wife of Ray Hayhurst.

She is survived by her son Ian & his wife Nicola and their children Kate & Lucy and her son Robert (Rob) & his wife Katy and their children Chloe & Finn.

Cherished daughter of the late Alex & Edith Donnelly.


Schell LynSCHELL, Lyndel - Born at Haliburton, Ontario on August 14, 1971, passed away at Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto, Ontario on December 5, 2016.

Beloved wife of Dave.

Loving mother of  James (Kayla) and Aly (Derek). Grandmother of Hailey.

Cherished sister of Brenda & Dave Wood Sister in law of Doug & Lisa Schell.

Loving daughter in law of Dick & Carole-Anne Schell.


BUTINEAU, Marie Rose - Passed away at Hillcrest Village Midland on Tuesday December 6, 2015, in her 93rd year. 

Marie of Midland, beloved wife of the late Raymond Butineau. 

Loving Mother of Don (Anne) Butineau, Carol (Paul) Erison and Ross Butineau. 

Cherished Grandmother of Deanne (Chuck), Paula, Jill, Scott, Cora (Jon), Emily and Jake (Sarah). 


Smith JohnSMITH, John Ambrose - Long-time employee of Dominion Textiles, passed away peacefully in Alliston, Ontario on December 5, 2016 after a lengthy and valiant battle with cancer.

Beloved husband of Nancy Ann (nee Schmitt.

Loving father of Cameron (Elaine Cruise) and Jason (Genevieve Rochon).

Brother to Marjorie Ann (Lloyd Garrett deceased), Joan (Fred Sylvester deceased , Bill Templeton) and Donald (Pauline Colby).


GREATRIX, Barbara Georgina - With family by her side at Hospice Simcoe in Barrie on Monday, December 5, 2016.

Barbara (nee Mullen) of Barrie in her 88th year.

Beloved wife of the late Bill Greatrix.

Dear mother of Ted (Mary Anne) of Horseshoe Valley, Brian (Lisa) of Toronto, Don (Donna) of Barrie and Paul (Carole) of Oakville.


WOOD, Douglas Albert - Passed away suddenly at this home in Orillia on Monday December 5, 2016 at the age of 75.

Beloved husband of the late Dorcus Wood.

Loving father of Charles Wood.

Dear brother of Dan Wood (Noni), Ken Wood (Val), Margaret Patterson; predeceased by Jim and Eddie.


Devoe MichelleDEVOE, Michelle - Born at North Sydney, Nova Scotia on December 7, 1970, passed away at Ottawa, Ontario on December 5, 2016.

Cherished mother of Chyenne and Weston.

Beloved daughter of Shirley and her husband Steve.

Loving sister of Tammy, fondly remembered by her Aunt Jacquie. Dear grand daughter of Jack.


Herr StevenHERR, Dr. Steven - Born at Owen Sound, Ontario on February 3, 1970, passed away at Huntsville, Ontario on December 4, 2016.

Beloved husband of Dr. Megan Stephenson.

Loving father of Ainsley and Avery.

Cherished son of Ruth & Steve Herr, son in law of Ed & Sue Stephenson.


Telford JackTELFORD, John thomas 'Jack' - Peacefully at the Trillium Manor, Orillia, on Sunday December 4, 2016, in his 95th year.

Jack Telford, beloved husband of the late Zelma Telford.

Loving father of Jane Carson (Greg), Joanne Crosby (Steve) and Margie McIsaac (John).

Loved by his grandchildren Joleen (David), Juli (David), John (Carrie), Beth (Bryan), James (Alyson), Rob (Olivia), Estella, Willem (Erin), Ethan and by his 19 great grandchildren.


Le Blanc EdnaLE BLANC, Edna Mable - Peacefully at the Leacock Care Centre, Orillia, on Sunday December 4, 2016 at the age of 85.

Edna Le Blanc of Orillia, beloved wife of the late Elie Le Blanc.

Loving mother of Richard (Barbara) Le Blanc of Severn, Randy (Jeanette) Le Blanc of Orillia, Kevin (Judy) Le Blanc of Cornwall, Bonnie Le Blanc (Dave Thompson) of Orillia and predeceased by her children David Le Blanc, Karen Bishop and Debbie LaFrance.

Loved by 16 grandchildren and predeceased by 1, and many great grandchildren.


MACDONALD, Hugh - Passed away peacefully on Sunday December 4, 2016 at Collingwood General & Marine Hospital at 59 years of age.

Hugh, loving husband of Tammy.

Father of Jesse (Rachelle), Taylor (Katrina) and Devon (Madison).

Grandfather of James and Lincoln will be deeply missed.


Dubeau JudyDUBEAU, Judy - It is with greatsadness that we announce the passing of Judy Dubeau on Sunday December 4, 2016 at the Georgian Manor, Penetanguishene at the age of 57 years. 

Loving mother of Shawn Marchildon and grandmother to Brody Marchildon.  

Loving daughter of the late Laval and Marie Dubeau.  

Cherished sister of John (Beth), Brian (Gloria), Michael (Carol), James (Mary Beth) and Terry (Jane).