Toronto (GTA)


WILDRIDGE, Jennie (nee BALLANTYNE)  - Born on October 15, 1925, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, surrounded by her loving family at the age of 91.

She was predeceased by her husband Jack, son Stephen and second husband James Westaway.


Malda BenMALDA, Ben - In our hearts forever and always, Ben passed away peacefully with his family by his side on June 14, 2017 at the age of 77.

Dearly beloved husband of Grace.

Loving father of John, daughter in law Michelle, and daughter Kim (Ian). Cherished Pappy to Rena, Stephanie (Jeremy Carswell) and Kevin. Proud and beloved Great-Pappy to Marshall and Charleigh. Beloved brother to his sister Lucy, brother in law Richard Rekker, his sister Helen and brother in law George Kloos.

Fondly remembered by his extended family, many friends and his dear friend Archie Martin (Sharon) who he loved like a brother.


Pym IsobelPYM, Isobel Anne - 1917 - 2017 The family announce with sadness the passing of Isobel Anne Pym, in her 101st year.

Beloved wife of the late Eric MacLean Pym.

Loving mother of Barbara Crawford (John), Roger, Ross (Helen Break). Proud grandmother of Jeffrey Crawford (Courtney) and Eric Crawford (Joanna).

Delighted great-grandmother of Nathan and Hannah Crawford and Cameron Crawford.

Isobel was a long-time, faithful member of Knox Presbyterian Church, Oshawa.


MARTIN, Hugh Douglas  –  Passed away peacefully, with close family by his side on June 14th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa. 

Loving husband of the late Jeanne (2014). 

Adored father of Lynne and the late Dave (2011). 


Pottery NancyPOTTERY, Nancy Lucy (nee Jannuzzi) - June 18, 1931 - June 14, 2017

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our mother.

Nancy was born June 18th, 1931 to Louis and Ethel Jannuzzi, of which are both deceased and out of 11 children has one surviving sister, Isabelle Shearer of Wainfleet, On.

Nancy was married to Donald Pottery (predeceased) for years 62 years and had two girls Barbara Ann and Susan.

She will be missed dearly by son in law Ralph and her grandchildren Kelly-Ann (Mike), Gregory, Brian (Toni), Laura (Eddy) Zachary (Andrea), Tiffany (Garret) and Kayla.

Predeceased by grandson Tyler and granddaughter Shivan.


Menzie JackMENZIE, Jack  - (Life member of the Kinsmen Club of Oshawa, member of K-40 Club of Oshawa and Oshawa Golf Club)

Passed away peacefully after a brief illness at Extendicare Rouge Valley Scarborough on Wednesday June 14th, 2017 at the age of 98 years.

Jack, predeceased by his loving wife of 47 years Zena (nee Shelenkoff).

Loving father of Jacqueline (Harry) Maclean. Cherished Poppa of Scott (Jennefer) Maclean, Kelly (Adam) Wolfenberg and Ryan (Melissa) Maclean.


LINSTEAD, Joan Gay  - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday June 14, 2017 at Chartwell Aurora at the age of 75.

Beloved wife of the late George Linstead and the late William Needham.

Loving mother of Tracey Linstead and Jennifer (Gary Gollop).


SCEVIOUR, Genevieve Marie  - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

Beloved mother of Sharon (Len), Gary (Sandy), Bruce (Lynda), Linda (predeceased), Rick (predeceased), Wayne (Johanne), Don (Irene), Sandy (Ken), Terry (Thomas), David (Tammie) and John.


VETTESE, Carmine  - November 10, 1926 - June 14, 2017

Surrounded by his family whom he adored, Carmine died peacefully in the home that he built and lived in for 46 years.

Born in Cassino, Italy, to Luigi and Felicia, he was one of eight siblings.


WILLIAMS, Helen Ruth —  Peacefully at her home on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at the age of 64.

Predeceased by her parents, Robert and Mabel and her sister, Sharon.

Ruth will be sadly missed by her close neighbours, her colleagues at Home Hardware, and her cousins and friends.


TOMICIC, Mirjana  - Passed away on June 14, 2017 in her 71st year. Loving wife of Ignjac.

Beloved mother of Marijana (Daniel). Proud grandmother of Evan and Mikaela.


DeSouza CharlesDe SOUZA, Charles “Chuck” Peter  - Born on November 4th, 1944, proud husband, father, father-in-law, brother, uncle, teacher/coach of 40 years died peacefully at home on Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 in Whitby at the age of 72 surrounded by his loving wife of 42 years, Alice and his children Jennifer and Jason (loving daughter-in-law Stacey).

He will be sadly missed by his brothers Diego (Annette) and Louis (Mandy), his sisters Carmen (late Mathias) and Agnes (late Wavell). He is reunited with his brothers Bonny (Astrid), Marshall (Bertha) and Archie, as well as his parents Manuel and Elizabeth.

He will also be survived and missed by his brother and sisters-in-law and his many nephews and nieces.


BACKEWICH, Nan Christine Agnes "Nanny" (nee MURRAY)  - Born in the west end of Toronto, Ontario, on February 1, 1930 to James and Julianne Murray, recent émigrés from northern Scotland (Dornoch and Rockfield Village respectively).

Nan passed peacefully in her sleep early morning Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at Bridgepoint Hospital in Toronto.


GIEZEN, Ted —  January 10, 1920 - June 14, 2017

Passed peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at his residence.

Beloved husband to his wife Tina for 63 happy years.


GOLIAS, Theodora  - Peacefully with her family by her side on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at the age of 93.

Beloved wife for 61 years of, John.


HEPOLEHTO, Aino —  It is with heavy hearts that we announce that Aino passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, in her 89th year.

Beloved wife of the late Rev. Reino Hepolehto.


YARNELL, Robert Ellsworth  - Passed peacefully on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at St. Joseph's Health Centre.

Beloved husband to his late wife Marie for over 70 happy years.

Loving father to his son Robert "Tino" (Colleen) and daughter Ann (Lawrence).


PILARSKI, Teresa  - Peacefully at home on June 14, 2017 at the age of 75.

Loving mother of Leo (Ann) and Irena.

Cherished and proud grandmother of Tilly.


NICHOL, Glen  - Glen Nichol passed away tragically on June 14, 2017 at the age of 50 years.

Glen is survived by his parents Gita and Walter Nichol, sister Linda Nichol, fiancée Anna Tavares and step-daughters Alyssa and Kaitlyn.


BATEMAN, Calvin  George  -  64, passed away June 14, 2017 after a short battle with cancer.

Born to George and Dorothy Bateman, Cal was raised in Oshawa, Ontario and spent many years living in Edmonton, Toronto, Oakville and finally in Burlington.


COX, Lawrence Ronald "Larry"  - Peacefully at Headwaters Health Care Centre on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at age 71.

Beloved husband of Geri Cox.


FINDLAY, Terry John  - At Michael Garron Hospital on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, in his 62nd year.

Born June 10, 1956.

Predeceased by his parents David Fulton Findlay and Eileen Margaret (nee Banks).


SCOTT, Joan Margaret  - Joan Margaret Scott (née Smith) was born on May 2, 1943, in Edinburgh, Scotland and passed away on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at East General Hospital in Toronto at the age of 74.

She came to Canada from Scotland in her twenties with her dear friend Frances.


Long SheilaLONG, Sheila  - February 1, 1940 - June 13, 2017

Peacefully with family by her side at Hillsdale Estates – Oshawa on Tuesday, June 13th, 2017, in her 78th year.

Dearly beloved wife of Glenn Wagner for 33 years.

Loving mother of Robert (Patricia), Todd (Tiina) and Marc (Sandra); and step-mother of Gordon and Mathew Wannamaker.

Cherished grandmother of Robin, Marcus, Aleks, Kristopher, and great grandmother of Carter.

Dear sister of Terry Duggan (Cherry), Mary Holt (late Mike), Richard Duggan (Jill), and predeceased by Patricia and Stephen.

Will be missed by Step daughter Melissa Sheffield (Jeff), and her granddaughter Kate.


GIULITTO, Felix —  Peacefully at Etobicoke General Hospital on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the age of 97.

Dearly beloved husband of Maria.

Loving father of Joseph and his wife Connie and Angela and her husband Vito Vetro.


HUURRE, Linda  - In our hearts forever and always

Linda Huurre passed away quietly in her sleep on June 13, 2017.