HAM, Earla Mae - Passed away at Humber River Hospital, Toronto, on Sunday, November 12, 2017, in her 67th year.

Beloved wife of Gerry Gilroy.

Loved mother of Craig Ham and Clayton Ham.

Dear sister of Madie VanDine, Gary Van Dine and Jimmy VanDine.


James AlJAMES, Allan "Al" - After a courageous battle with cancer, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Sunday November 12, 2017 in his 88th year.

Beloved husband to the late Mabel "Mae" Johnston for 51 years, the late Marilyn Richmond and survived by life partner Sylvia.

Will be fondly remembered by his loving daughter Debra James (Carl Tessier) and missed by Sharon Lindner (late John).


McCartney RalphMCCARTNEY, Ralph Douglas - At age 87, of Innisfil, ON, passed away suddenly at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, in the City of Barrie, surrounded by his family on November 12, 2017.

Ralph is survived by his wife Irene of 67 years. Daughter Deborah (John) Bamford, Sons Eric and Jeff (pre-deceased).

Loving brother to Marlene Clarke and pre-deceased by siblings Raymond, Earl and Shirley.

Loving grandfather to Sarah Jane, Sharon (Ben) Galashan, Shelby and Riley McCartney.


Shelenko NickSHELENKO, Nick - Passed away at Grove Park Home, Barrie on Sunday November 12, 2017.

Nick Shelenko of Barrie in his 87th year.

Beloved husband of the late Mary Frances “Fran” Shelenko.

Dear father of Stefan, Chris (Sherri), Ann Schnurr (Wayne), and Pat Shelenko.


Bromley AlBROMLEY, Robert - Passed away peacefully with his family by his side at Hospice Simcoe, Barrie, on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at the age of 63.

Loving son of the late Violet (nee Collings) and Reginald Bromley.

Dear brother of the late James Bromley (Bonnie), William Bromley (late Wendy), David Bromley (Robin), Anne Lamarche (Mario) and the late Harvey Bromley.


Yoiung Bruyns MaryYOUNG-BRUYNS, Mary Ellen - It is with sad hearts that we announce the passing of Ellen Young-Bruyns on November 12, 2017 at the age of 49 years. After a short, courageous battle with cancer.

She leaves behind her loving husband Jack Bruyns, her children Tonia (Ryan O’Donnell), Brandon, Devon, Dan (Treena), David (Lyn), Barb (Dan Perrault) and Shane (Kammi).

She lives on in the memories of her beloved grandchildren Nathan, Liam, Natasha, Christopher, Sarina, Lauren, Jessica, Lucas and Tyler.

Forever in the hearts of her great grandchildren Courtney, Briley, Anne Marie and Takara. 


Taylor LizTAYLOR, Elizabth Anna 'Liz' (Wagg) - It is with great sadness we have to announce the passing of Elizabeth Taylor. On Sunday, November 12, 2017, Liz passed peacefully at her home in Midland with her family by her side.

She has touched many hearts and has accomplished much in her 78 years. She is finally at rest after her long and painful battle with cancer. Through it all her positive attitude, smiles and thoughts of others amazed everyone who knew her. She didn’t allow dark days, instead she found joy in creating as her hands were never idle.


BUNN, Elsie (nee Galer) - Passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at Roberta Place Lodge, Barrie ON at the age of 83. 

She was pre-deceased by her loving husband of 35 years Lyle Bunn, her son Terence Goldrick, as well as her siblings Jean Piragoff (Fred), Frank Galer (Olga), Karen Savulak (Bill), Nick Galer (June), Victor Galer (Nellie), and Allan Galer.

Elsie leaves behind her sons Richard Goldrick, and Randal Goldrick and her daughter Debby (Larry Luckett) Goldrick as well as her step-daughters Debbie (Eddy) DeMarco, Jo-Anne (Bob) Harris and Brenda Bunn. 


TROTTIER, Irene - Passed away suddenly at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, on Sunday, November 12, 2017.

Irene Trottier, in her 78th year, beloved wife of the late Elphee.

Loving mother of Francis (Patricia), Elaine (Clifford) Fraser and Christine Hall.

Cherished Nana of Eileen, Christopher, Skyler and Patrick and Great-Gramma of Lilly, Olivia, Liam, Ethan and Evelyn.


Duma BillDUMA, William “Bill” - Passed away at his home on Sunday November 12, 2017.

Loved father of the late Patrick Duma.

Dear nephew of Miriam Hankonen of Lively and cousin to Linda Nykanen-Cooney and Miriam Nykanen-Price.


Studdy JoyceSTUDDY, Joyce Edith - Passed away peacefully at the Southlake Residential Care Village, Newmarket on Saturday November 11, 2017.

Joyce Studdy formerly of Sandycove Acres. Age 92.

Beloved wife of the late Roy Studdy.

Loving mother of William and the late John.


Hammomd OrvilHAMMOND, Orvil Keith - February 23, 1929 - November 11, 2017 - Orvil Hammond was the co-founder of Park Taxi with the late George Parlett, which soon became Hammond Taxi and grew to involve his father and siblings.

Over the years he owned and operated a Regent and BA gas station, garage, ambulance, trucking, school and charter bus services, Hammond Transportation Ltd. and Bracebridge Bus Lines, employing hundreds of people whom he considered to be a part of his family.

A life well lived, a community well served, a family well loved.

Beloved husband of Frances Zephy Corrigan.


Walsh MarleneWALSH, Marlene Linda - On November 11th, at 11:35pm, Linda Walsh passed away unexpectedly but peacefully at the age of 70 at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket.

Beloved mother of Wendy Hannah and her husband Daron of Keswick, and Kim Bagnall and her husband Rick of Newmarket.

Predeceased by her son Chris O’Regan.

Loving Nan of C.J. (Angelina), Ashley O., Ashley H., Eric, and Priscila, and Great Nan of Zach and Christopher.


STACEY, Anne - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Bay General Hospital on Saturday November 11, 2017 in her 78th year.

Beloved wife of the late Cecil Stacey. 

Dear mother of Wayne (Beth) and Gary.

Loving granny of Erin, Matthew, Alec, Kurtis, Annika and Lyndsay. 


Gray RobertGRAY, Robert Brian - Died suddenly at home on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at the age of 69.

Bob of Stayner, loving husband of Bertha.

Dear Father of Brett (Darlene Doskas) and the late Robbie.

Dear Step-Father of Dione (Jeffery Cook) and Michele (John McKinney).

Grandfather of Jamie (Brandon Rand), Lilith, Ashton and Great-Grandfather of Leah.


Cook GladysCOOK, Gladys Lucy - Peacefully, in her 91st year, at Grove Park Home, Barrie on Saturday, November 11, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Charles Cole and of the late Gordon Cook.

Loving mother of Georgina Scott, Cheryl Miller (Ross), Laurel Berard (John) and of the late Alice McArthur, Rodney Cole and David Cole.


Fowles JuneFOWLES, June Ann (nee Lawrence) - Serenely surrounded by her dearest loved ones, June Ann Fowles passed peacefully on November 11, 2017 in her 90th year.

Beloved wife of the late James Roland Fowles.

Treasured mother of Donna (David) Day and Brad (Diane) Fowles.

Proud grandmother of Trevor Day, James Fowles, and Chelsea (Harley) Spence, and great grandmother of Kayleigh.


CULP, Linda - Peacefully at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on Friday November 10, 2017 at the age of 70.

Loving wife of the late Stan Culp.

Cherished mother of Ron (Sue), Char (late Stephen), Stan (Angie).

Fondly remembered by her many grandchildren and great grandchildren.


Pellitteri GiuseppinaPELLITTERI, Giuseppina - Died peacefully on Friday November 10, 2017 surrounded by her family at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood at the age of 83.

Giuseppina of Wasaga Beach, beloved wife of Benedetto for over 65 years.

She will be deeply missed by her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.


MCCOLGAN, Margaret - Passed away peacefully at Victoria Village on Friday, November 10, 2017.

Margaret McColgan in her 89th year, beloved wife of the late Gord McColgan.

Cherished mother of Gord (Gwen) McColgan and Patricia (Andrew) Bates.

Proud grandmother of Mackenzie, Spencer, Alexandra and Victoria.


Kerr RoyKERR, Roy Wesley - Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge on Friday, November 10, 2017.

Roy was in his 93rdyear, of Gravenhurst, formerly of Kilworthy.

He was the beloved husband of Jean Shirley Kerr (Sopher).

Loving father of Gail Benz (John) of Thunder Bay, Kathleen Cuffe of Gravenhurst, Janet Turney (Mark) of Kilworthy, and Andrea Gaudet (Paul) of Washago.


BUSCHLEN, Walter - At home with his family by his side on Friday November 10, 2017 after a courageous fight with cancer in his 81st year.

Predeceased by his wife Judy and his first wife Ruth.

Loving father of Laura Kerr (Wayne).

Missed by grandchildren Amanda Gold (Josh), and Melissa Randell (Derek).


Roberts VelaROBERTS, Vela - Passed away at Good Samaritan Seniors Complex on Friday November 10, 2107 in her 92nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Eric Roberts.

Loved mother of Russell Roberts (Bonnie) and Patti Roberts.

Loving nana of Rachael (Dan), Laura, Isaac, Joel and great-nana of Marissa, Tasha and Skyla.

Sister of the late Harvey Stride (Doris) and the late Ronnie Stride.


Smith HelenSMITH, Helen Marie (nee Sargent) - April 9, 1936 - November 10, 2017. Passed away peacefully on Friday, November 10, 2017 at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie at the age of 81. 

Beloved wife of Keith Smith. 

Loving mother of Kerry Hayward (Dave) and Joseph Smith (Kate). 


Collis DavidCOLLIS, David - Born at Windsor, Ontario on November 14, 1932, passed away at Huntsville, Ontario on November 9, 2017.

Cherished husband for 64 years of Irene. Married November 7, 1953.

Beloved father of Randy (Carleen), Susan (Darryl), and Debbie (Ludwig).

Loving grandfather of Amanda, Blair, Erika (Justin), Scott (Kylie), Jordon , Victoria, Kristina, Melissa, Sophia, Abby and Sarah.


Kuerzdoerfer RolandKUERZDOERFER, Roland - It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of a humanitarian, devoted husband, caring father, loving Opa and friend. Roland passed away at home with his loving family by his side on Thursday, November 9, 2017.

Roland is survived by his dedicated wife Marja of 44 years, his children Andre (Nicole Vanderhart), Tania (Mike Carriere) and his grandchildren Kaidon and Austin.

Roland recently, lovingly became Opa to Gregory and Madilyn.