Smojver AnaSMOJVER, Ana  - Passed away peacefully at Sunnycrest Nursing Home on July 30, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Ivan.

Loving mother of Dunja (Aldo) Barba and Cvjetana (Marko) Prgin.

Cherished Nona of Nenad (Sandy), Neven (Lisa), Mate (Tracey) & Luka and great Nona of Taylor, Morgan, Aldo, Marcus & Anna.

Ana will be fondly remembered by her family and friends here and in Croatia.

The family wish to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the nursing staff at Sunnycrest Nursing Home for their tender loving care of mom.


Jordan PeterJORDAN, Peter S. - Passed away at his home with family by his side on Sunday July 30th, 2017 at the age of 87.

Dearly loved husband of Barbara of Brooklin, formerly of Scarborough, for 53 years.

Cherished Dad of Michelle Jordan Bernard and her husband Kevin of Queensville and Michael Jordan and his wife Leanne of Brooklin.

Loving grandfather of Kirsten, Michael and Ashlynn.

Survived by his sister-in-law Sandra Jordan. Predeceased by his brother William and Sister Violet Robinson (Late Clarke).


Pleasance RonaldPLEASANCE, Ronald Charles Frederick  - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday July 30th, 2017, Ronald Charles Frederick Pleasance of London in his 86th year.

Loving husband of Marion (deceased), dear father of Ray (Elaine), Glen (Linda), and James, and father-in-law to Melanie and Claudia.

Beloved Grandfather of Lindsay (Jordan) and their daughters McKinley and Morgan, Stacy (Mark) and their son Eli, Brent (Bora), Patrick (Jill) and their children Theo and Evelyn, and Daniel.

Predeceased by brothers Ted and Walter. Loving brother of Ruth (Bob) McNish of Victoria and Ken (Arlene).


Diamond JohnDIAMOND, John 'Jack'  - (May 25, 1931 – July 30, 2017)

John 'Jack' Diamond, 86, died July 30th 2017 at Ajax-Pickering Hospital, surrounded by his family.

He is dearly missed by his beloved wife of 63 years, Betty; their two daughters Anne Wibberley and Gail Whitfield; sons-in-law Jim and Peter; three grandchildren Gregory, Megan (Adrian), and Jessica; sister Bert; and niece Lee Penney.

Born in Flower's Cove, NFLD, he left while still a teenager, eventually settling and raising a family in Scarborough, ON.


Ormiston MarionORMISTON, Marion Kathleen (nee Handzuk)  - (September 19, 1928 - July 30, 2017) - 

We announce the passing of our Mom at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Beloved wife of the late Donald (April 2003).

Mother of Dawna Williams (Bill), Lynn Band (Martin) and Guy.

Grandmother of Amy Neil (Pat) and Katye Pearson (Jeremy). Great-grandmother of Charleigh and Hunter Neil and Ellie Pearson.


WHITE, Brian Frederick  - Passed away, surrounded by his family at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Sunday, July 30, 2017, after a lengthy battle with Cancer.

Beloved husband of Diane (Mendez).


Graham EleanorGRAHAM, Eleanor Graham - Peacefully passed away at home on Saturday, July 29, 2017 in her 91st year.

Beloved wife for over 60 years to the late Victor.

Loving mother of Bob (Linda) and Christine (Doug) Bolduc.

Dear Mema of Bonnie (Glenn), Kelly (Janet), Jason (Tiffani), Kevin (Jodi), Cam (Cathy) and Kate (Greg).

Lovingly remembered by her great-grandchildren Holly, Graham, Abbie, Davey, Riley, Austin, Rachel, Ryan, Cooper and Ayla.


Doyle AnnDOYLE, Ann Perpetua  - November 2, 1950 – July 29, 2017

Ms. Ann Perpetua Doyle (née McSherry), of Belfast, NI, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at the age of 66.

She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.

Ann was born to parents Joseph and Annie McSherrry on November 2, 1950 in Belfast, NI. She grew up as the youngest of four. In 1971, she moved to Toronto, Canada as a landed immigrant and in 2005 became a Canadian citizen.

Ann developed a passion for painting, pottery, and porcelain doll making.

Ann married Thomas Doyle in 1970, and the couple had two children.


Derks HenricusDERKS, Henricus Joseph (Hank, Henry) - (March 13th, 1929 ~ July 29th, 2017)

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health – Oshawa on Saturday, July 29th, 2017 at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of June Derks for 66 years.

Father of Corny (Darlene) and Ed (Mary).

Opa will be sadly missed by Jonas (Theresa), Tyler (Annesa), Coady, Aidan (Jennie), Adam (Melissa) and Julie (Corey). Predeceased by his loving granddaughter Danielle.

Proud Great Opa to Kaleb, Braedan, Sierra, Colton, Lily, Hunter and Alexandra. Loving brother of Gerda, Kees, Annie, Marie-Jose, Adrienne and the late Marie, Jo, Jan and Ton.


Lane EdwardLANE, Edward George - March 21, 1938 - July 29, 2017 (IBM retiree) P.E.

Ed of Regina, Saskatchewan passed away peacefully with his beloved wife of over 50 years, Irene, and his two daughters by his side in South Muskoka Memorial Hospital.

Loving father of Deanna and Andrea, father-in-law to Kent and Brent.

Proud grandpa of Kayla, Hayden, Lane and Nohle.

Beloved uncle and friend too many.

Ed spent over 25 years of retirement in his favourite place North Bay on Lake Muskoka when he wasn't walking the sand beaches in Florida.


Backman FredBACKMAN, Fred Allan   - (Long time employee at Marvin Starr)

Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Saturday, July 22, 2017 in his 90th year.

Predeceased by his wife Jessie and his son Al.

He is survived by his grandson Brett (Kristy), daughter in law Heather and companion Lilly, who kept him healthy and happy.

He will be missed by his many friends at The Court of Pringle Creek and the East York Hockey Association.


Machado NinaMACHADO, Nina May  - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at Lakeridge Health Ajax Pickering on Wednesday July 26th, 2017 at the age of 93 years.

Predeceased by her husband Al, Nina is the loving mother of Audrey Harrison (Bob Thorne), Tobi (Bayne) and Bill (Nadine). 

Predeceased by her son Bob and survived by his wife Wendy.

She will be sadly missed by her many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

Predeceased by siblings Vera, Florence, Gladys, Rosie, Bill and Albert. Greatly missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends. 


Johnson BarbaraJOHNSON, Barbara Joan  - April 17, 1936 - July 27, 2017

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, July 27th, 2017 at the age of 81.

Beloved wife of the late Howard.

Dear mother of Michael (Rosemary), Diane Waldriff (Gordon) and Susan Herrington (Jason).

Loving Nana of Christopher (Jessica), Andrew, Nicole, Daniel, Ryan and Erin.

Sister of Clifford Coombs (Yvonne), Lillian Polgar and the late Frederick, Arthur, George, Kenneth, Robert and Dorothy.


MacKenzie HenryMACKENZIE, Harry  - Peacefully at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, July 27, 2017 in his 92nd year.

Beloved husband of Mary for 67 years.

Cherished father of Brian (Karin). Predeceased by his son David.

Proud Grandpa of Melanie (Jason), Leann (Chris), Madison (Wendy) and Kristine (Dave) and Great-Grandpa of Denver, Aspen, Jackson, Hudson and Marley.


Grandy RetaGRANDY, Reta Marion  - Passed away at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on Thursday July 27th, 2017 at the age of 77.

Predeceased by her husband Douglas Grandy (1994)

Dear mother of Helen Beenen and her husband Rob of Cannington, Lori Fox and her husband Chris of Port Perry and Doug Grandy and fiancé Julie Blais of Oshawa.

Grandmother Josh, Adam, Jennifer and Sandra. Great grandmother of Nate and Sophie.

Fondly remembered by her brother and sisters as well as their families.


Rienstra JohannaRIENSTRA, Johanna  - April 4, 1943 - July 27, 2017

Passed away peacefully with family by her side at Lakeridge Health – Oshawa on July 27th, 2017 in her 75th year.

Beloved wife of Peter for 55 years.

Loving mother of Theresa Kimmerer (Marty) and Ronald (Kandice).

Cherished Oma of Christian, Allison, Stephen, Jacob and Rachael.

Dear sister of Dick (Jopie), Henk (Ann) and Bill (late Mary).


Cooper AudreyCOOPER, Audrey Erline  - Peacefully at her home of 70 years on Somerville Avenue with family by her side on Thursday July 27, 2017 in her 97th year.

Beloved wife of the late Ralph “Butch” Cooper.

Loving mother of Jacquelene McLaughlan (Don), Joan Reardon (Brian), Jane Cooper, Bill Cooper (Donna Menard).

Devoted grandma to Donald, Tanya, Andrew, Stacy, Rebecca, Ashleh and Alyssa and great-grandma to Logan, Bradey, Sydney, Emily, Melissa , Asher, Faith, Brooklyn, Hailey, J.D. and baby on the way.

Sister of Orma, Doug and the late Lorraine.


Burnett SandyBURNETT, Sandy Lynn - (29 year employee of Patheon)

Peacefully with family by her side at Toronto Western Hospital on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at the age of 61.

Beloved wife of the late Steve.

Loving mother of Stevie Burnett (Graham), Randa Burnett (her grand-cat “Meow Meow”) and Cameron Matthews (Lacey).

Cherished daughter of Marilyn and the late Fred Smith.

Dear grandma of Lily, Aiden, Arlie, Avery and Artie.

Will be sadly missed by her sisters Cheryl Smith (Glen), Diane Arsenault (Roy) and brothers, Rick Smith (Michelle), Fred Smith (Sue).


Shaw HanneloreSHAW, Hannelore “Hanna”   - December 5, 1940 – July 27, 2017

Peacefully at home on Thursday, July 27, 2017 in her 77th year, with her family by her side.

Beloved wife of the late Douglas for 55 years.

Loving mother of Steve (Jen), Rick (Gidget) and Mark (Leah).

Proud Grandma of Cheryl (Wayne), Danielle, Amanda (Masi), Tyler, Lauren (Tyler), Troy (Holly), Kelli (Peter), Shannon, Sarah (Marc), Jessica, Alannah (Nick), Robin and Holly and great-grandma of Caden, Amber, Jaxon, Parker, Ryker, Brody and Bryston.


Brown GraceBROWN, Grace Middleton (nee Fawcett)  - July 29, 1922 - July 27, 2017

(Founding member of Westminster United Church, longtime member of the UCW, longtime member of the Church Choir)

Peacefully on Thursday, July 27th, 2017 two days before her 95th birthday.

Eldest daughter of Jack Fawcett and Annie Stanley.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Kenneth Stanley Brown.

Survived by her loving children, Chris (Sharon), Dave (Clarene), Tim (Corrie) and Nancy (Marilyn).


Fournier FrankFOURNIER, Frank Patrick  - May 16, 1959 - July 24, 2017

Beloved son of Frank and the late Maureen Fournier.

Frank Jr. will be sadly missed by his sisters Cyndy (late David Lainsbury), Cathy (Wayne Reeves), daughter Aidan and her mother Susan, nephews, extended family, friends, and co-workers in the Community Support Department at St. Michael's Hospital.


Radovic JosephRADOVIC, JosephIt is with profound sadness we announce the passing of Joseph with family by his side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in his 90th year.

Beloved husband of Mary (nee Tomac) for 59 years. Loving father of Mary-Nancy Radovic and Dennis (Melissa). Proud Papa of Bryson.

Survived by his sister Ann Simcic (late Joseph) from Kitchener and brother Janko (late Ann) of Preloka, Slovenia.

Predeceased by his parents and sister Mary and brother in law George Semjan from Hampton. Will be lovingly remembered by nieces and nephews in Canada, Slovenia, and U.S.A.


Orr PeggyORR, Peggy Florence Linton - Passed away peacefully at Seasons Clarington Retirement Community on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in her 95th year.

Beloved sister of the late Eileen, Maureen, and Richard. Loved aunt of the late Dale and Janine.

Lovingly remembered by Kelly Dutrizac and family, Janet Willemsen and family, and the Dearling family. Dear sister-in-law of Anne Orr.

Peggy worked as a secretary for the Peterborough Examiner for 34 years. During her last nine years at the Examiner, she was the secretary to the publisher.


Maudsley LolaMAUDSLEY, Lola (née Harrison) - After a courageous battle with cancer and with family by her side, Lola died Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 79.

Lola is the eldest daughter of the late Vera and Heber Harrison of Grande Cascapedia, Quebec.

Lola was born in the Harrison Homestead in New Richmond, Quebec, March 23, 1938, third eldest of twelve children.

Loving mother of Edward (Denise), David and Glenda. Cherished grandma of Sarah, Rebekah, Joshua, Grant and Cameron. Great-grandma of Jackson, Chloe and Luke.


Yurkovich FerdinandYURKOVICH, Ferdinand Joseph - Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side at Lakeridge Health Ajax on Monday, July 24, 2017 at the age of 59 years.

Fred, cherished son of Ferdinand and Erika.

Loving brother of John (Shelley) Yurkovich. Loving uncle of Krystal (Phil), Jessica and Johnna.

Beloved nephew of Alojz (the late Dagmar), Beina (the late Joseph), Pauline (Boris). Predeceased by Uncle Frederick (Aunt Emily) and Uncle John and survived by Aunt Katherine.


Howes DonaldHOWES, Donald Robert 'Don' - (Former 23-year Maintenance Supervisor at Ontario Hydro, avid Blue Jays Fan)

Peacefully in his sleep with his daughter by his side at The Wynfield on Tuesday July 25, 2017. Don was in his 91st year.

Beloved husband of the late Doris.

Loving father of Valerae and her husband Rolph Luck and the late Carol Anne Fyfe. Dear brother of Dorothy Forester (late Ray) and Jim Howes (late Helen).

Will be remembered by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.