Toronto (GTA)


Labanovich SandraLABANOVICH, Sandra Karen  - Passed away with her family by her side on Sunday, March 19th, 2017 at the age of 73.

Loving mother of Angela Coles and her husband David of Port Perry. 

Predeceased by her son Kevin.

Cherished grandmother of Karly and Kandice.

Survived by her sister Lyn Wray (late Eddie) and Terry Mantle (Paula). 

Predeceased by her sisters Marion Horner (late Ken) and Shirley Shepstone. 

Fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews. 


HARDING, Bruce  - We are saddened to announce Bruce's passing on March 19, 2017.


KANT, Sharon Maxine  - Suddenly at her home in Parry Sound on Sunday, March 19, 2017.

Sharon (Merklinger), formerly of Tottenham, in her 73rd year, beloved wife of Robert "Bob" Kant.

Loving mother of David (Mary-Ann), Clayton (Melanie) and the late Alicia.


REID, Charles H.M. - 33° Mason Past Master of Kilwinning No. 565 and several other lodges Past DDGM of Toronto District No. 1 Retired, longtime employee of Canada Packers

It is with great sadness our family announces the passing of Charles Reid on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at the age of 80.

Beloved husband for 60 years of the late Betty Reid (nee Langford).


LEO, Joseph Howard —  1934 - 2017

Passed away at home on Sunday, March 19, 2017.

Son of the late Vito and Emily Leo who were longtime residents of New Toronto.


TATE, Filomena "Mena"  - God called Filomena peacefully on March 19, 2017 at the age of 67.

Joined in heaven with her father Tomasso and always loved by her mother Santina.

She will be forever missed by her loving husband, Paul.


DAVIES, Greta  - Greta passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Trillium Health Centre, Mississauga, on Sunday, March 19, 2017, following a stroke.

Beloved wife of Jack Davies (deceased), adored mother of Stephen and Susan, Heather Anne and Guy Ashford-Smith, Christopher and Nadia, Andrew and Leanne.


HANSON, Robert "Bob" James  - It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Robert "Bob" James Hanson on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto.

Bob was the son of the late Joseph Hanson and Dorothy Bogie and was born on February 18, 1933 at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto. Bob married June Tipton on June 5, 1953 and they would have been celebrating their 64th wedding anniversary this year.

Bob and June had 4 children: Clifford (Joyce), Steven (Brenda), Laura (Gary) and Katherine (Paul). Bob was a loving grandfather to 11 grandchildren: Holly (James), Adam (Vanessa), Carl (Melissa), Brian (Jennifer), Alan (Laurie), Michelle (Madyson), Andrew, Colleen (Alexander), Jennifer (Joel), Brent and Spencer. He was also a great-grandfather of 13.

Funeral services will be held at Turner & Porter Peel Chapel, 2180 Hurontario St., Mississauga.

Visitation will take place on Wednesday, March 22nd from 6-9 p.m. and Thursday, March 23rd from 10-11 a.m. Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. He was very much loved - .



KINGELIN, Harvey  - Peacefully passed away with his loving family by his side, Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Scarborough Centenary Hospital at the age of 76.

He will be greatly missed by wife Marcia. Father of Marilyn, Alison, Julianne (Todd) and Laura.


MUNSHAW, Kenneth Harold - Passed away on March 19, 2017 in his 89th year.

Predeceased by his wife Aileen and son Gordon.


ROCHE, Joseph John  - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Joseph John Roche "Joe" at the age of 69. The son of the late Joseph Roche and Margaret Roche (Burleigh).

Survived by his wife Sharon Munroe-Roche, loving father to Steven and Paula, step-dad to Roberta (Downer), Bobbi, Phil and Cory.


WALTER, Elizabeth Anne  - June 24, 1958 - March 19, 2017

Elizabeth Anne Walter passed away Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Toronto Western Hospital in her 58th year.


SALMON, Barbara Joanne —  We are saddened to announce Barbara's passing on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Trillium Health Centre in Mississauga after a short, yet courageous battle with cancer.

Loving daughter of the late Ken and Madeline.


TURNER, Barbara  —  Peacefully, surrounded by family at Dorothy Ley Hospice on Sunday, March 19, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Thomas B. Turner.


BENNETT, Claire (née MARCHAL)  - 1932 - 2017

With sadness we announce Claire's passing on March 19, 2017 at Kensington Gardens.


Dropka LajosDROPKA, Lajos “Louis”  - (retired 25 year employee of General Motors Canada)

Passed away peacefully on March 19, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 91 years.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Eva (2011).

Dear father of Zita and her husband George and Louis Jr. and his wife Kathleen.

Cherished grandfather of Alexandra (Nick), Thomas (Jenna), Lewis, Austin and Quincy.


Woods BillWOODS, William James 'Bill' - Born May 11, 1959 to Jim and June in Princeton, New Jersey passed away peacefully in his much-loved home surrounded by his pets Peanut, Zoe and Pearl on March 19th, 2017.

Bill was predeceased by his mother, June McCormack (nee Patterson). He will be greatly missed by his father, James Woods; brother, Michael (Heather) Woods; and his sister Julie (Daryl) Carr. He was the much adored uncle to Clara and Laurel Woods and Andrew and Kaitlyn Carr. Bill will also be remembered by aunts, uncles, cousins and countless friends.

Bill studied at Queen's University obtaining his General Arts Degree in 1982. He later attended St. Lawrence College, becoming President of the Student Body and Valedictorian for his graduating class in Business Administration in 1990.

Bill began work in the restaurant business and then moved to Toronto. He went on to start an antiques and collectibles business, The Tangled Garden. He later returned to Kingston and resumed his restaurant career. To this day customers who knew him still ask for him.


PEREZ, Teresita N.  - May 13, 1941 - March 19, 2017

Teresita peacefully passed at Humber River Hospital; she was a resident of West Park Healthcare Centre since 2010.


ROBINSON, Grace  -  Peacefully passed away at the Carefor Hospice Cornwall on March 19, 2017 at the age of 58.

Barrister and Solicitor.

Dear daughter of Yolande (Chevier) Robinson and the late Andrew Robinson.


SCHIRALLI, Allan Sam — Passed away on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at the age of 70.

Beloved husband of Sheila. Father of Joshua (Jen) and Spencer (Ksenija).

Grandfather of Emma and Ava.


SIMEONI, Jeannette Louise (nee Sabourin) —  1940 - 2017

With great sadness, the family announces Jeannette's passing on Sunday, March 19, 2017 in the Palliative Care Unit at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.


MOODY, Violet (nee Magauran) —  Passed away peacefully at True Davidson Acres on Sunday, March 19, 2017.

She died 18 days before her 100th birthday on April 6th.


STEVENS, Mary Elizabeth (nee Barber)  —  Passed away peacefully at home in Newmarket, on Sunday, March 19, 2017, in her 83rd year, after a prolonged illness.

Loving wife of Dr. Donald for 59 plus years.


PALERMO, John  - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Grace Manor, Holland Christian Homes.

Beloved son of Paolo and Maddalena Palermo.


LAROSA, Carmela  - With sadness, we announce the passing of Carmela on March 18, 2017 at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre at the age of 92.

Cherished mother of Alfredo (Rosina) and John (Virgilia).


MARTEN, Barry  - On March 18, 2017 at home with his beloved family by his side, Barry peacefully lost his battle to cancer.

Loving husband and best friend to Anne.

Amazing father to Jeffrey (Linda), Ryan (Heather), Lisa (Ryan), Shane (Andie) and Karianne (Adam).