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Mould BarbaraMOULD, Barbara   -  April 11th, 1947 - January 23rd, 2022

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday January 23rd, 2022 at the age of 74.

Predeceased by her husband Richard Mould (2014).

Loving mother of Donna Wilson and her partner Steven, Sharon Marr and Sarah-Jane Jankiewicz all of Oshawa.

Cherished grandmother of Mathew, Gavin, Amie, Charlie, Brennan, Alexander, Caden, Kayla and Makenzie.

Great Grandmother of Trent and Peyton.

Survived by her brother Richard and his wife Lynne.


Frauts FrankFRAUTS, Frank Henry   -  August 10, 1928 - January 21, 2022

Frank passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 93.

Beloved husband of Dorothy (nee McNaughton) for over 75 years.

Beloved father of Pam (John), Gary, Brenda, Cindy (Dave) and Frank Jr. (Petra).

Cherished grandfather of Michelle (Ashley), Alea (Liam), Jordan, Shannon (Omar), Kristin, Kelsey and Steven.

Great grandfather of Joseph, Nora, Brennan, Connor, Anastasia and Keltie.

He will also be missed by extended family, friends and acquaintances.


Sonley VelmaSONLEY, Velma Florrie (Crawford) Sonley  -  January 10th, 1923 - January 21st, 2022

99 years of age, was born January 10, 1923.

She died peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on January 21, 2022.

She was the youngest and last of a family of 8.

Velma is predeceased by her husband George Henry Sonley (2000), son Lloyd Henry Sonley (1992), and her great granddaughter Emilia (2021).

Velma is survived by her son George (Anne), grandchildren Scott (Mirela), Kevin (Darlene) and Adam (Lindsay), and her great-grandchildren David, Grace, Cassidy and Miles.

Swindells KevinSWINDELLS, Kevin Scott  -  1976 - 2022    Employee of Myron for 20 years. 

Volunteered with Oshawa Minor Hockey and OCHL Oshawa.  

Avid Toronto Maple Leafs and auto racing fan. 

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday January 21st, 2022 after a lengthy battle with cancer, Kevin at the age of 45. 

Beloved son of Bill and Karen Swindells. 

Loving brother of Andrew and Lori. 

Devoted uncle of Brooke, Kendra and Zackary Swindells. 

BECKINGHAM, George Edward   -  July 24th, 1927 - January 19th, 2022

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Ajax on Wednesday January 19th, 2022 at the age of 94.

Predeceased by his wife Elsie.

Loving father of Dave Beckingham.


Alderden TheresaALDERDEN, Theresa “Muffy”  -  1943-2022

Went home to be with God and meet Jesus, face to face, on January 21, 2022.

At Hillsdale Terraces, Theresa will be greatly missed by her sister Edith Van Roessel, niece Willie, nephew Fred (Christine).

Great nieces Brooke and Erika

Theresa was a resident of Hillsdale Terraces for almost 20 years. 

It was her “Happy Place”

Where she always received the best of care from the “STAFF OF ANGELS”.

ROTH, Angela Marie Roth   -  Angela Marie Roth, passed away unexpectly on March 15, 2021 at her residence in Oshawa, Ontario, at the age of 60 years. 

Predeceased by her father Willi Roth, mother Lynn Stanton and her sister Cheryl Roth, which she fondly remembered and spoke of with great love and admiration. 

She loved her Grandparents Viktor and Marie Roth and in her younger years she enjoyed spending summers at their farm in Barrie, Ontario.

RICHARDSON, John  -  It is with heavy hearts, but the happiest of memories, that we announce the sudden passing of John Richardson of Seagrave at the age of 65.

Loving husband of Terri (Broad) for 43 years.

Devoted father of Chris (Mindy), Travis, and Jessica.

BIRZE, Ervin Leopold   -   Born December 4, 1937 in Riga, Latvia, passed away peacefully January 22, 2022 in Oshawa.

He leaves behind his youngest brother Aris, his daughter Melanie, son-in-law Ziggy, grandson D'artaganan, his sister-in-law Vicky, and many nieces and nephews he loved very much.

Senko AndrewSENKO, Andrew Andrew Senko  -  June 27, 1932 – January 20, 2022

89, of Whitby, Ontario passed away on January 20th, 2022 after a long battle with Vascular Dementia and Alzheimer’s.

Andrew was born in Wishart, Saskatchewan and had a large number of siblings, who later all moved to Ontario.

Andrew was employed at General Motors for almost 30 years until his retirement.

Andrew was a wonderful husband and a great father.

He was a family man who loved woodworking, was an avid gardener, loved camping with the family and spending time on his mother’s farm.

Robb DorothyROBB, Dorothy “Helen”  -  Our dear Helen passed away peacefully in her 92nd year on Thursday, January 20, 2022.

She was the beloved wife of the late William Robb (Barriefield Bill) of Kingston, Ontario for 59 years.

Loving mother of Mark and Leslie of Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania; David and Susan of Duncan, BC; and Chris and Luigia of Port Perry, Ontario.

Dearly remembered by her grandchildren: Meaghan, Jessica and Laura; Emily and Daniel; Alex and Adam.

Helen also leaves behind 11 great grandchildren.

Daughter of the late Frank and Agnes Palmer and caring sister of the late Catherine Palmer. 

McGowan KennethMcGOWAN, Kenneth S. –  September 20, 1942 – January 19, 2022

It is with heavy hearts that we mourn the loss of Ken who is survived by his wife of 56 years Carol and the GREATEST father to Kenneth “Paul” (Janice), Lisa and Michael (Kim).

Ken was also the GREATEST Papa to Kenny (Sheila), David, Sarah and Jessica. 

His unconditional love and support to his grandkids will be cherished forever.

Ken was predeceased by his parents Minnie and Arthur and brothers Billy and Howard. As well as his in-laws Cesarino and Rina Moro.

Ken was a hard-working, strong-willed man who was very protective of his wife and kids and made family his priority in life. The many family trips to Sundridge, Pikes Bay and Boyd Park were always a favourite time for Ken.

BUCKING, Betty Anne (Van den Tillaart) Bucking   -  January 28, 1952 – January 20, 2022 

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, with family by her side, on January 20, 2022, at the age of 69.

Betty is the beloved wife of Johan Bernard Bucking and the loving mother of Julie Juhasz (Peter), Melanie (Steve) and Chantelle Gardner (Jason).

HUTCHINSON, Dennis George   -  On January 20, 2022, Dennis passed away peacefully at Riverview Long Term Care facility after a lengthy illness.

Loving husband of Diane (nee Bowler) for 56 years.

Dear father of Jeff (Floriana) and Brad.

Loving Grandpa of Megan, Lauren and Abbie Hutchinson.

Brother of Edward (Theo), Gordon (Gloria) and Barry (Jenny).

Elgar ArthurELGAR, Arthur Sidney Elgar  -  Arthur Sidney Elgar was born on October 2nd, 1924 and passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones, on January 20th, 2022 at the age of 97 years. 

He married in 1948 and was the devoted husband and soul mate to Joan for 73 wonderful years.  

Arthur immigrated from Southampton, England to Canada on the Queen Mary in 1954 with his wife Joan. 

They settled in Toronto to start a family and a new life. 

He was the loving father of 4 children: Sylvia, Barbara (Ted), Vincent (Louise), Joy (Dave), and father-in-law to Mike (Sharon); proud grandfather of Michelle (Mike), Shannon (Kam), Devon (Bryan), Greg (Ashlyn), Brittany, Paige, Jessica, Brandon (Jen) and Ryan; and great-grandfather to Jackson, Nixon, Baker and Maclean. 

FLAHERTY, Vernon King Flaherty  -  June 29,1928 – January 20, 2022

With sadness and gratitude for a life well lived we would like to announce the passing of Vernon Flaherty who shared a lifetime with his wife Gladys (nee Glover).

Vernon owned and ran the Strand Theatre in Beaverton from 1955 until the building was sold in 2018.

Ashby CharlesASHBY, Charles (Rick)   -  January 29, 1947 – January 19, 2022

Unexpectedly at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday, January 19th, 2022, just shy of his 75th birthday.

Beloved husband of the late Norma for 55 years.

Loving father of Heather (Mario), Stephen (Jenn), Stacey (Chris), and Kayo.

Cherished Papa and Grandpa to Cassie (Jordan), Broddie, Nicole (Wes), Courtney, Spencer and Cody.

Great grandfather of Kayden, Kenley and Brynley.

Dear brother and brother-in-law of Bernice, Robert, David, Jimmy, Debbie, Kim and John, Cheryl, Brian, Janice and Bruce.

Sterling MarionSTERLING, Marion Rosetta Patricia Sterling  -  June 29, 1941 – January 19, 2022 

Passed away on Wednesday January 19, 2022 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 80.

She is predeceased by her beloved husband Beverly Sterling, as well as her dear son and daughter, Jeff Sterling and Shelly Shaw.

Marion leaves behind her son Travis Sterling, and daughter Sarah Sterling (Daryl).

Proud grandmother to Jeffery, Jessie, Ashley, Lisa, Steven, Dylan, Maggie and Cali.

Marion will be mourned by her many friends and family, and missed very dearly by her dog Max. 

JOHNSON, Marion Ellen Johnson  -  97, was born on August 22, 1924 and died peacefully on January 19, 2022 at Lakeview Manor in Beaverton, Ontario.

She spent most of her life in Sunderland, Ontario.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Reg Johnson (2007), and her daughter, Lynne Marie Johnson (2021) and her sister, Myrtle (1962).


Vautour RonaldVAUTOUR, Ronald Joseph Vautour   -  March 27, 1962 - January 19th, 2022

Passed away suddenly on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at his home, at the age of 59.

Beloved husband of Michelle.

Loving father of Michelle (Ian) Crimi, Randy (Connie), and Michael (Jessica).

Devoted grandfather of Logan and Ellie. Will be missed by his brother Gary (Sherry) and his aunt Melanie.

Ron lived life by his own rules, exactly how he wanted to live.

VOGEL, Siegfried Thomas Vogel   -  Passed away January 19th, 2022 at age 49 after a heart attack.

He was born March 5th 1972 in Richmond Hill, lived in Keswick for a number of years before passing on in Woodville.

Survived by his spouse Jostling, his sons Brandon and Keith, stepchildren Alora and Thomas.

ALBIN, Muriel Irene (nee Willatts) Albin   -  Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on January 20, 2022 at the age of 87 years. 

Beloved wife of the late Cecil Albin. 

Loving mother of Melody (Grant) Trolly, Shelley Selby, Jeff (Cathy) and Jason (Jennifer). 

MacINTOSH, Kenneth John MacIntosh   -  Passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on January 20th, 2022 at the age of 85 years.

Beloved husband of Nicole for 54 years. 

Dear father of Sheila MacIntosh and Brian MacIntosh (Jasmine Hylton). 


Vandenbos JasperVANDENBOS, Jasper Willem VandenBos   -  May 21, 1934 - January 18, 2022

Passed away at Glen Hill Terrace on Tuesday January 18th,2022 at the age of 87.

Loving husband of Elizabeth.

Loving and much loved father of Nelly and her husband Craig McDonald of Wilberforce and predeceased by his son Captain Michael J. VandenBos (1998).

Loving Opa of Ashley and her husband Brad, Katy and her fiancé Mike and Daniel (Ashley).

Great Opa Bria, Isla, Layne, Oakley and Parker.


Kidd HelenKIDD, Helen (nee Sagriff)   -  September 29, 1933 – January 18, 2022

Passing away peacefully at Hillsdale Estates Long Term Care Facility on Tuesday, January 18, 2022, with the support and care of her five children, Helen Marie Kidd of Oshawa, at the age of 88.

Beloved wife of the late John Bernard Kidd.

Dear mother of Dan (Tracy) of Cobourg, Dianne Kidd (Claude Gomes) of Scugog, Mary Lynn Schippers (Mike) of Seagrave, Marlene Rowe (Rick) of Hampton, and Nancy Stewart (Doug) of Bowmanville.

Loving grandmother of Amanda (Kody), Lindsey (Niko), Madison, Mitchell, Eric, Brittany (Ryan), Justin (Alishya), Alyssa (Dylan), Braydon, Ryan, and Ashlyn and great-grandmother of Mia and Peyton.


Chapman MaryCHAPMAN, Mary Elizabeth (Betty) (nee LeClair) Chapman   -  passed away peacefully on Sunday January 16, 2022 at the age of 80.

She was born September 18,1941 in Midland Ontario.

Beloved mother of Linda Dyson (Ted), Tim (Cathy), and Kara Stonebridge (John).

She was a devoted grandmother to Brittany, Kady, Mitchell, Trevor, Carly, Christine, Jennifer, Samantha, Ben and Joe.

She will also be lovingly remembered by many great grandchildren.

She will be missed dearly but will live on in the hearts of generations.