Williams TedWILLIAMS, Edward 'Ted' 'Lizard' - June 30, 1951 - October 1, 2017 - A free spirit who lived his life by his own wishes and was unconstrained by society. Ted passed away suddenly at The Royal Victoria Hospital Sunday October 1, 2017 with his friend Loretta Abbott Muehlhans by his side.

Ted was born in Toronto. In his later years he moved to Orillia and stayed for 25 years. When he had enough of Orillia he moved to Innisfil where he lived out his life.

Pre deceased by his  parents William Henry Williams & Marjorie Maude Williams; Brothers Doug Wallace, Robert Wallace, David Wallace; Sisters Marjorie Wallace & Carol Williams Harvey.


Zani AntoniaZANI, Antonia - Passed away on Saturday, September 30, 2017, at age 64.

Visitation will take place at Jennett Funeral & Cremation Centre, Barrie on Thursday, October 5th from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00p.m.

The Funeral Mass will be held at St. John Vianney Church o Friday October 6th at 11:00a.m.




Lee AngelLEE, Angel - Passed away on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at age 31.

Visitation will take place on Saturday, October 7th, 2017 from 12:00-1:00p.m. at the Innisfil Funeral Home, Stroud.

The service will follow at 2:00pm.




Brabant SallyBRABANT, Sally Audrey Marie (nee Ladouceur) - January 2, 1950 0 October 8, 2017 - It is with immense sadness that we announce Sally’s passing after a short and courageous battle with cancer, in her 68th year with family by her side. 

Sally was predeceased by her beloved husband Oliver ‘Gus’. 

Sally will be fondly remembered by her sons Joseph (Lindsay), Arthur (Susan) and Robert (Gina), and her grandchildren Taylor, Naomi, Benjamin, Tristan, Cali, Ryder and Ryann. 


Denne MabelDENNE, Mabel Mae (née MacNeal) - July 26, 1923 - October 1, 2017 - Born, Rama TWP, daughter of Harry&Tessa MacNeal. With heavy hearts we announce that our mother Mae has passed away peacefully.

Mae & Reg married December 21, 1946 in Toronto & is survived by daughter Linda son Steve grandson Kurtis, sisters June & Stella & MANY great special nieces/nephews & many special friends.

Mae was predeceased by her husband Reginald (Reg) W. Denne, (Oct. 30, 1995); sisters Grace (1976) & Ollie (2013), brothers Stanley (1994) & George Ace (2001) & sister-in-law Leona (2014) & brother-in-law Wallace (2000).  


Bishop AudreyBISHOP, Audrey Joyce - At age 89, of Burk's Falls, Ontario, died peacefully in her sleep on October 1, 2017 in Cambridge, Ontario.

Audrey, born on August 22, 1928 in Ryerson Township, was the youngest of four children.

She earned her pharmacy degree from the Ontario College of Pharmacy in 1954. She worked for 15 years as a pharmacist at McVey's Drug Store, then took over the business and renamed it Bishop's Pharmacy in 1969. She enjoyed her work so much that she didn't retire until she was 82.


CONTOIS, Kathryn Heather (nee Cameron) - September 3, 1948 - September 30, 2017 - With profound sadness we announce the passing of an amazing wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend.

Beloved wife of Robert Contois for 47 years.

Dearly loved mother of Deanne Nesrallah (George) and Robert Jr. Cherished Nana of Joshua, Jackson and Grace.

Loving daughter of Rolph and the late Marjorie Cameron (nee McLeod).


DWINNELL, Lorne Henry Dalton - Peacefully at Spencer House, Orillia on Saturday September 30, 2017 at the age of 86.

Lorne Dwinnell of Orillia, beloved husband of the late Doreen Dwinnell.

Loving father of Dana Dwinnell (Wendy) of Kitchener and Michael Dwinnell (Heather) of Orillia.

Loved grandfather of Ashleigh Dwinnell and Michael Scott Dwinnell.


Campbell EdithCAMPBELL, Edith Ruth - (Retired Registered Nurse, 1955 Graduate of O.S.M.H. School of Nursing) - Called home to our Lord September 30, 2017.

Reunited (finally) with her soul mate and love of her life, Harold.

Loving Mum of Diane of Orillia, Mary Lou (John) of Newmarket, Patti (Scott) of Orillia and Peggy (Brian) of Orillia.

Proud & loving Grandma/Nana of Jacob (predeceased), Lucas, Anthony, Oliver, Tyler, Ryne and Nolan.


Kilpinen KarenKILPINEN, Karen Anne - Passed away after a brief illness on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie at the age of 62.

Treasured sister of Judy Kilpinen of Toronto, and Wendy (Peter) DiLullo of Sudbury.

Karen is predeceased by her parents, Leo and Florence, and her sister Diane.

Karen obtained her Medical Lab Technologist diploma from Canadore College in North Bay, and was employed in her field in Fort Frances, Ontario and Toronto for over 25 years.


Hutchins JennieHUTCHINS, Jennie Fawn - The death occurred at Valley Park Lodge, Niagara Falls of Jennie Fawn Hutchins, age 96 0n Saturday, September 30, 2017.

Wife of the late Eldon Hutchins. Beloved mother Karen, Paul and John (Kim). 

Treasured grandmother of Kevin Doane, Cydney, Lindsey and Grace Hutchins and Thomas Hutchins.

Predeceased by her parents William and Annie Usher, siblings Violet, Margaret, Elsie, John, George, Islay and son-in –law Philip Doane.


Johnston ChuckJOHNSTON, Wilfred 'Chuck' - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Chuck Johnston, in his 79th year. After a courageous battle with cancer, he left us peacefully at Hospice Simcoe on Saturday, September 30, 2017 with his family by his side.

Beloved husband for 55 years to Carole (Ware).

Beloved father of Laura (Don Hinde), Larry (Tracey) and Len (Brenda).

Loving Grandpa to Ashley & T.J. (LeClair), Kelsey (Zak) & Amanda, Nicole, Sara & Matt.


Loebetski GeraldineLORBETSKIE, Geraldine - Passed away peacefully on September 30, 2017 at Bracebridge hospital surrounded by her caring and loving family.

Wife of Joe Lorbetskie.

Mother to Karey Galle and Denise Lorbetskie, son-in-laws, Biagio and Mike.

She will be dearly missed by her grandchildren, Josephine Galle, Isabella Galle and Sophia Romaine, brother Gerald Cybulskie (Mary) and sister Joan Essiambre (Bob).


ROUBOS, Robert William - Passed away suddenly at home in Midland on September 30, 2017.

Robert, husband of Julia (nee Dorion).

Loving father of Sandra (Rick), Shannon and Crystal.

Proud grandfather of Riley and Layla Johnson.


Bone BessieBONE, Bessie J. (nee Caldwell) - Passed away peacefully at Hospice Simcoe with her loving daughters by her side on Friday, September 29, 2017.

Bessie Bone in her 87th year, beloved wife of the late Don Bone.

Dear mother of the late Ron (Sharon) Bone, Patricia (John) Morrison, Margaret (Stephen) McCabe and Heather (Peter) Hoenselaar.

Cherished grandmother of Scott, Ryan, Jeffrey, David, Emily, Mason, Kyle, Kaitlyn, Bryan and the late Stephen and great grandmother of 11.


Bertrand BarbBERTRAND, Barbara Marie (Kilroy) - Died suddenly at her home in Bracebridge on Friday, September 29th, 2017 in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of Jim Bertrand and the late Hector Kilroy.

Dear mother of Robin (Robyn), Greg (Tara), Chris and the late Dean Kilroy.

Loving grandmother of Andrew, Michael, Alana, Jeremy, Mikayla, Dakota and Adrian.


LARSEN, Joanne - Passed away peacefully at home in Orillia on Friday September 29, 2017 at the age of 70.

Much loved mother of Brenda Larsen (Tim Cruise), Tammy Larsen (Ryan Nesbitt), and Thomas Larsen (Shelley Monteith).

Proud grandmother of Blake, Daniel, Lindsay, Andrew, Kristen, Ashley, Devon, great grandmother of 10.

Dear sister of Sandra Reed (Barry).


McClellan SusanneMCCLELLAN, Susanne Jane - At age 59, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 29, 2017.

Susanne was known and loved for the joy she brought family and friends, for her wonderful sense of humour, for the twinkle in her eyes and infectious laughter, for her determination to live her life fully, and for her love of music.

Susanne grew up in Kilworthy and lived much of her life in Bracebridge, working in the community and taking an active part I community programs. She was supported by the kind team at Christian Horizons as she fulfilled her many dreams and interests.


Fowlie JuliaFOWLIE, Julia Carol (nee Hammond) - On September 29, 2017, peacefully passed away, in her 87th year.

Part of the large Hammond Family of Bracebridge, Carol spread her wings at an early age and joined the RCAF in pay accounts in Clinton Ontario. Her time with the RCAF took her to Baden Soellingen Germany, which inspired a love of travelling and her words of advice to her children 'travel and see the world'. Lately she referred to her family as The Travelling Fowlies.

She met her husband 'Bob' Fowlie, in the Air Force, a navigator whose job included mapping the Arctic. They lived and worked at Rockcliffe and Trenton where their two daughters Mari-Anne and Diana were born.


Armstrong CarlARMSTRONG, Carl - Passed away peacefully on September 29, 2017 at the age of 65.

Beloved husband of Jane for 38 years.

Loving father of Stacey (Ryan), David (Jamilya), and Mary (Zachary).

Dear brother of Joanne (Peter Kool).

Proudly served as a devoted member of the OPP for over 32 years.


BUTLER, Lorraine "Lavine" - Passed away at home with her family by her side on Friday, September 29, 2017 at the age of 75.

Loving partner of Wayne Robinson.

Cherished mother of John (Sue) Butler and Ron (Joanne) Butler.

Beloved Sister of Della Williams, beloved Aunt of Bruce and Terry.


Prosser GlennPROSSER, Glenn Allan - Passed away at his home in Gravenhurst on September 29, 2017.

Glenn was the son of the late Alice and Dallas Sr.

Beloved brother to Dallas Jr (Doris), Joan (Ken) Allen, Susan (Kim) Jones, and Katharine (Eric) Riely.

He was the uncle to several nieces and nephews Darryl (April) Stock, and Jeff (fiance Marissa) Carrick.


DRAVIS, Wilma - Passed away on Friday, September 29, 2017.

Memorial Service will take place on Saturday October 21, 2017 at 2pm at Carson Funeral Homes, Midland. Reception to follow.

Donations to Sick Kids Hospital..




Skidmore KenSKIDMORE, Kenneth Rolf - (Decorated War Veteran, Member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 147, Barrie) - Passed away peacefully at the IOOF Home in Barrie on Thursday, September 28, 2017 in his 93rd year.

Dear partner of Barbara Hay and the late Elizabeth Skidmore.

Father of Brian (Gail) of Edmonton and the late Robert.

Ken is survived by his brother Larry as well as many grandchildren.


Stevenson ZylphaSTEVENSON, Zylpha Fairbanks - Born in Huntsville, Ontario on February 25, 1929 the daughter of the late Charles and Anne Watson.

She attended Huntsville Public School, Huntsville High School and North Bay Teachers College.

Married Hugh Stevenson in 1950 (died in 1987).

Mother of Charles Hugh Stevenson (Nancy) and Erin Coreno (Joe).

Grandmother of Kevin, Catherine, Dylan, Darby and Dusty.


Conron PaulCONRON, Paul Roy - Of Gravenhurst passed away peacefully at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital on Thursday, September 28, 2017.

Paul was born in Toronto on October 7, 1942, and celebrated his 75th birthday early in the hospital with all of his family around him.

Paul earned his B.A. from the University of Toronto and began his teaching career in Toronto before moving to Simcoe and the Norfolk Board of Education, where he primarily taught Grade 7-8 in several schools.