LEM, Hoi Yuen 'Sunny' - Peacefully at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre on December 10, 2017 in his 83rd year.
Dearly beloved husband of Wai Lun “Gwen”.
Sunny was the loving father of Jeanette and the late Wendy (1986).
He took pride in his two loving granddaughters Kayla and Sharon Mulrain.
WILSON, Margaret - Peacefully passed away at Trillium Manor, Orillia on Sunday December 10, 2017 at the age of 95, formerly of Coldwater and New Liskeard.
Margaret will be fondly remembered by her children Norma Carter (Bruce), Jim Tomchick (Irene) and Lois Fielder, by her grandchildren Lee Fielder and Dan Fielder (Monica), by her sister Ruth Smith (Andy) and by her many nieces & nephews.
JACKSON, Simone Delina - Passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 10, 2017, at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, in her 85th year.
Beloved wife of the late Bruce, loving mother of Kelly (Vel) and Nick (Shelley).
Proud grandma of Matthew (Karen), Lucas (Kaitlin), Samantha (Farzin) and Blake (Veronica).
If a passion for politics and a sharp wit were music, she would have been a big brass band.
HACKNEY, Vernon Edward 'Poppa' - Passed away peacefully at the Villa Care Centre on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the age of 89.
Beloved husband for over 65 years to Erma (nee Hand).
Devoted father of Lynn Beck (Greg), Bill (Pauline), Debbie Lacroix (Don), Chris and the late Edward.
He will be sadly missed by his 9 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
MCILVEEN, Jack - Born at Brampton, Ontario on November 19, 1955, passed away at Bracebridge, Ontario on December 10, 2017.
Dear father of Katie & Trevor, Johnathon & Laura.
Loving grandfather of William, Emma, Ava, Leah and Layla.
Dear brother of William McIlveen, Wilda Scheak, Lena and Gary Allen, Alexander & Gail McIlveen, Margaret Shepheard, Heather Collins & Tim.
PARENT, Edna (nee Moreau) - Passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on Sunday December 10, 2017 in her 98th year.
Beloved wife of the late Marc Parent.
Loving mother of Prima Parent, Frank (Avela), Martin (Catherine), Jeanne Secord (Richard), Paul (Joyce), Louis, Neil and Leo.
Grandmother of 17 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren.
STEVENS, Dr. Rob - Passed away suddenly at home on Sunday December 10, 2017 at the age 49.
Dear son of Liisa and the late Sid Stevens.
Cherished Husband of Terry-Lynn (McWhirter), and proud loving Father of Casey and Sydney.
Beloved Brother of Dale Stevens (Andrea) and Tracey Stevens (Jeff).
MASON, Alexandra 'Sandy' - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Bay General Hospital on Sunday December 10, 2017 with her family at her side after an extremely courageous battle with ovarian cancer.
Loving wife of Bert for 49 years and mother of Jeffrey (Courtney) of London, Ontario and Timothy of West Vancouver B.C.
Daughter of the late Peter and Rose Kaspersky and sister of Virginia (David) Iceton, of Chilliwack, B.C., Patricia MacDonald and her late husband Arthur, of Etobicoke and Stella Turner of Sundridge, Ontario, sister-in-law of Rex (Dianne) Mason and Bob (Lynne) Mason all of Penetanguishene.
GAULEY, Shirley Bernice - Passed away peacefully at Muskoka Hills Retirement Residence, on Saturday, December 9, 2017 in her 94th year.
Shirley was the beloved wife of the late Joe Gauley (2005).
Left to mourn her loss are her daughter Judy Hines (Gord), daughter-in-law Lydia Shier and stepsons James Gauley (Fausta) and John Gauley (Norma).
Proud grandmother of 10 and “Grandy” to her 8 great grandchildren.
EASTERBROOK, Donald Arthur - Peacefully at Victoria Village Manor, Barrie on Saturday, December 9, 2017.
In his 81st year, beloved husband of the late Betty (Belton).
Loving father of Don (Linda), Karen (Bill), Kathy (Brian), Dan (Lori) and Nancy (Steve).
He will be missed by his grandchildren Jim, David, Don, Cheryl, Ken, Kelly. Holly, Nicole and Trevor and by his great-grandchildren Liam, Aurora, Ewan, Violet and Connor.
- Category: Simcoe
BLAKELY, Marion - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Marion at Matthews House Hospice on Saturday, December 9, 2017.
Marion, age 95, beloved wife of the late Elmer Blakely, loving sister to Millie Turnbull and Calvin Wright.
Predeceased by her brother Ivan Wright and sister Doris Sutherland.
Cherished aunt of many nieces and nephews.
LABOSSIERE, Veronica Maureen - Passed away peacefully at the Leacock Care Centre, Orillia on Saturday December 9, 2017 in her 97th year.
Loving mother of Linda Kitchen and her husband Norm, and the late Tim LaBossiere.
Cherished grandmother of Brian (Jen), and Michelle (James).
Dear great grandmother of Marshall, Addilyn, Logan, Kylie, and Grayden.
- Category: Simcoe
EASTERBROOK, Donald Arthur - Peacefully at Victoria Village Manor, Barrie, on Saturday, December 9, 2017.
In his 81st year, beloved husband of the late Betty (Belton), loving father of Don (Linda), Karen (Bill), Kathy (Brian), Dan (Lori) and Nancy (Steve).
He will be missed by his grandchildren Jim, David, Don, Cheryl, Ken, Kelly, Holly, Nicole and Trevor and by his great-grandchildren Liam, Aurora, Ewan, Violet and Connor.
Dear brother of Dorothy (Ken), Doug (Mary), Elizabeth (Jim), Dave (Lynda) and the late Barb.
- Category: Simcoe
CARSTAIRS, Margaret Emily 'Miggs' - Passed away at the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Friday December 8, 2017 at the age of 86.
Miggs Carstairs of Orillia, beloved wife of the late Robert Carstairs.
Loving sister of the late Helen and Alex Hallam, Len Craig (Kaye predeceased) (Betty) and Jean Azzarello (Ross predeceased).
Will be missed by many nieces and nephews.
HALL, Arthur George - Died peacefully at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge on Friday, December 8, 2017 in his 70th year.
Beloved husband of Shirley Hall of Bracebridge.
Dear father of Butch (Karen) and Alana (Anna).
Loving grandfather of Jonah, Holly, Beth, Luna and Juniper.
CHLON, Walter - Passed away peacefully at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie on Friday, December 8, 2017 at the age of 88.
Beloved husband of the late Antonia.
Loving father of Jim (Debbie), Linda Portelli and Dan.
Dear Papa to David (Jacki), Dianne Cats (Eric), Krystal, Rachel Mahon (Chris) and Taylor; and great Papa to Dylan, Ethan, Emily and Lily.
COLE, Keith Mervin - Passed peacefully with family by his side at General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood, ON, on Friday, December 8, 2017 in his 88th year.
Keith, beloved husband of Marilyn (nee Raymer) for 60 years.
Loving father of Lori (Richard) Ververs.
Cherished grandpa of Bradley, Melissa, Carly and Grace.
EVANS, Patricia - Suddenly at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on Friday December 8, 2017 in her 58th year.
Dear daughter of Phyllis and the late Morris.
Beloved wife of Brian.
Loving mother of Tom and Dan.
Cherished Nana of Garrett Peters, Olivia Evans, and Cameron Evans.
ROGERS, David Arthur - (1943 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones, at Hospice Simcoe on Friday, December 8, 2017.
Beloved husband of Cathy.
Loving father of John David Rogers, Sue Armstrong (Mark) and Lynn Wakely (Chuck).
Proud grandpa of Gregory Wakely, Alexandra Armstrong, William Wakely, Jesse Rogers and Benjamin Armstrong.
NELSON, Frank - Peacefully and courageously at home on Friday, December 8, 2017 at the age of 61.
Beloved husband of Ruth.
Honoured father of Jennifer Nelson (Terry Lebold) and Cindy Thompson (Justin).
Cherished grandfather of Liam, MacKenzie, Emileigh and Finley.
Survived by his brother Randy and sister Lin.
GILPIN, Marilyn - Of Angus, ON passed away suddenly, at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie, ON on Friday, December 8, 2017, in her 65th year.
Loving Sister of William (Lynne), Larry and Don.
Cherished Aunt of Elaine, Aleasha, Melesia (John) and Scott (Elizabeth). Dear Great-Aunt of Jason, Wyatt, Rock and Iaasic.
Marilyn will always be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her many relatives and friends.
LITTLE, Joann - Peacefully at her home in Sutton, on Friday, December 8, 2017 at the age of 68 years.
Joann Little, beloved wife of Leo Connolly.
Mother of Kerri Little of Sudbury.
Fondly remembered by her many friends.
CASTLEDINE, Isabell Marjorie - Passed away peacefully, at Collingwood Marine Hospital, surrounded by her loved ones on Friday, December 8, 2017, at the age of 63.
Isabell was born in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia on May 18, 1954. Beloved daughter of Marjorie Owen, and the late Horace Owen.
Dearly loved wife of John Castledine who will miss his “sweet Dizzy Izzy”. She will be missed for her outgoing personality, loving nature and her many shenanigans.
BATES, Annie Eileen - Passed away peacefully on Thursday December 7, 2017 at Providence Health Care, Toronto in her 93rd year.
A graveside service will take place in Creemore on Tuesday, December 12, 2017.
- Category: Simcoe
HAWKES, Don - March 29, 1934 - December 7, 2017 - Don died at Campbell House in Collingwood with his gang by him.
Nothing made him happier than his four children: Alexandra (James), Martin (Katrine), Adrienne (Mark), Jonathan, his four grandchildren Kate, Tomas, Kristine, Elsa — and cigars.
He is survived by his brother Douglas (Helen) and in-laws in Montreal.
He greatly appreciated his cousins Linda and Jan, his extended family including Jim & Judy, Don & Sue and his many friends.
BRODEUR, Douglas "Doug" - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Village Long Term Care Facility on Thursday December 7, 2017 at the age of 74 years.
Devoted husband of Joan Brodeur.
Loving father to Jeffrey and his wife Carmen of Barrie and Jennifer Brodeur and her husband Justin of Ottawa.
Proud grandfather of Félix.
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