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Fong MarieFONG, Marie Ghislaine (nee: Boucher)   –  June 28th, 1975 - March 27th, 2021

At her home on Saturday March 27, 2021 at the age of 45.

Maria, beloved wife of the late Yee Lane Fong (January 2021).

Very proud mother of Jessie May, Shawna May, Joshua Fong and Sarah Fong.

Loving daughter of Suzanne Boucher and the late Donat Boucher.

Dear friend of Brian and Catherine Brown.

Marie devoted her life to raising her cherished children and loving her late husband.

Family came first and were her entire life.


BEARE, Ivan John  -  Son of Fred and May Beare, died peacefully at his home on April 9, 2021 with his beloved wife of 66 years, Ann (nee Stalter) by his side. 

Ivan retired from Hydro One in 1990 and had been growing vegetables in his gardens for friends and family ever since. 

ELLIOTT, Cynthia Louise Elliott   - It is with heartfelt sorrow that we share the passing of Cindy Elliott.

We said good-bye to Cindy on Friday April 9, 2021.

As always, her soulmate Bob was by her side and her dear daughter Laurel was in her heart. 



Ruston RonaldRUSTON, Ronald “Bruce”  - April 17th, 1952 - April 9th, 2021

Passed away at the Wynfield Long Term Care Residence on Friday April 9, 2021, in his 69th year. 

Bruce will be dearly missed by his many nieces & nephews, and great nieces & great nephews, as well as his large extended family and many friends. 

Memorial donations are appreciated to the Kidney Foundation or the R.S. McLaughlin Cancer Centre.





Devereaux FrankDEVEREAUX, Frank Michael  -  (May 11th, 1943 - April 8th, 2021)

Passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at Fairview Lodge, at the age of 77.

Beloved husband of Mary Barbara (nee Wade) for 52 years.

Loving Father of Frank (Amy) and Cory (Lydia).

Cherished grandfather of Hayley Jane, Spencer, and Brandon.

Dear brother of Mary Hawco (Nick), Rita Fitzgerald (Edward), James Devereaux (Florence), Teresa Marburger (Ray), Emmanual Devereaux (Edie), Rosella Byrne (Bill), Michael Devereaux (Jean), Bernice Dalton (Ed), Joe Devereaux (Geri) and Greg Devereaux (Babe). 

Wheten EvelynWHETEN, Evelyn - (April 4, 1928April 8, 2021)

Peacefully on April 8, 2021 in Ajax.

Evelyn, beloved wife of the late James Kent.

Loving mother of Carole (Andrew) Bryson.

Cherished sister of Steve Shorney and the late Lillian Gyulay.

STACHOWSKI, Rudolf Kurt “Rudi”   -  Passed away at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre after a sudden fall, on Thursday April 8, 2021, at the age of 90 years. 

Beloved husband of Hilde. Loving dad of George (Heather), Rolf (Jan), Inge, and Norbert. 

Grandpa of Caroline, Natalie, Jessica, and Amanda. 


Moriarty NinaMORIARTY, Nina Margarette (nee: Stryshak)  –  April 13th, 1927 - April 8th, 2021

Peacefully on Thursday April 8, 2021 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville just 5 days short of her 94th birthday.

Nina, beloved wife of the late Gerald Moriarty.

Much loved mother of Lynn Prentice (late Bill), Sheri Tremblay and the late Jackie Moriarty.

Nina will be missed by her family and friends.




BUSMAN, Dr. Harmen - Passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital on April 8th, 2021 at the age of 68 years. 

Beloved husband of Karen (nee Guest). 

Dear father of Philip (Maria) and Kolin (Jess) and grandpa of Chloe, Danielle and Matthew.

RODWAY, David Rodway   -  David Rodway passed peacefully away in his home on April 8th, 2021 surrounded by his loving family at the age of 88. 

David is predeceased by his parents, four sisters and one brother.

DÉSILETS, Bruno   - July 14, 1946 – April 8, 2021

It is with great sadness, we announce that Bruno Désilets passed away peacefully on April 8, 2021 at the Bowmanville Hospital.

He was born on July 14, 1946 in Smooth Rock Falls, Ontario.

TAYLOR, Frederick Ray Taylor   - Suddenly at his home in Scarborough, on Thursday, April 8, 2021, at the age of 58.

Fred Taylor, will be missed by his companion Jen Sudeyko. 

Loving father of Fred Taylor and his partner Miranda Viau of Trenton, Daniel Taylor of Lindsay, and Cole Taylor of Lindsay.


Radek AlineRADEK, Aline Marie Elizabeth (nee de LaPlante) – (August 6th, 1922 - April 7th, 2021)

Peacefully on Wednesday April 7, 2021 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 98.

Aline, beloved wife of the late Harry Joseph Radek (1996).

Much loved mother of Michele Radek, Jo-Anne Bondy, Raymond Radek (Hazel), and Robert Radek.

Loved grandmother of Michael, James, Kimberley, Matthew, Katheryn, Kenneth and Joseph.


BENNET, George Scott - (December 3rd, 1941 - April 7th, 2021)

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, in his 80th year.

Beloved husband of Doreen for 61 years. Loving father of Scott, Steve (Wanda), and Paula (Mike).

Cherished Boppa of Bennet, Hanna (Thomas), Jake (Luis), Molly (Nick), and Scot.

Saxby ThomasSAXBY, Thomas Fredrick 'Tom' - (December 10, 1951 – April 7, 2021)

Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Wednesday, April 7th, 2021 at 69 years of age.

Beloved husband and best friend of Maureen.

Dear stepfather to Troy Bramley (Lisa), Matthew Bramley and predeceased by Dyana Dearling (George).

Cherished Papa to Liam Montgomery, Brendan Bramley and Brydget Dearling.

Tom will be sadly missed by his sisters Brenda Marley (John), Karen Saxby (Debbie), his brother David Saxby and his many nieces, nephews and friends.


BONNET, Stella (nee Perin) - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on April 7th, 2021 in her 84th year. 

Beloved wife of the late Robert (1988). 

Dear mother of the late Jean Pierre, Nadine Cavaliere (Bruce Jamieson), Thierry Bonnet (Annette) and Arlene (Evangelos) Pitsadiotis. 

GEHMAN, Dorothy Ruth - Passed away peacefully at the Caressant Care McLaughlin in Lindsay, on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 in her 86th year. 

Dorothy, beloved spouse of the late Dr. John Gehman.

Loving mother of Keith (Louise) Weishuhn of Seagrave and Cindy (Charles) Hooper of Woodville. 

HANNA, John Frank Hanna   - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday April 7th, 2021 at the age of 94.

Predeceased by his loving wife Dorothy.

Beloved father of Lorraine Moore (Mike).

HEXT, Dennis Hext   - (Long time Accountant at Cowan Buick GMC in Bowmanville)

Peacefully, on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa, at age 80.

Dennis Hext of Blackstock, beloved husband of Judy (nee Smith) for 58 years.

Harrison JohnHARRISON, John Joseph (Johnny) - (May 23, 1929 – April 6, 2021)

Johnny passed away peacefully, at home, surrounded by his loving family, on April the 6th, 2021 in his 92nd year.

Beloved husband of Jean Harrison (nee McNaughton) for over 60 years.

Loved father of George (Bambi) of Brockville, Anne Dobos (Mike) of Port Hope, Margaret Bland (Craig) of Abbotsford, BC and John (Carrie) of Oshawa.

Survived by his brother, Ranald (Lilian) of Thorold, and sister, Verna Riordan (late Peter), of Oshawa, brother-in-law, Roger Wood of Ottawa and sister-in-law Maria Harrison (nee Papps) of Maxville.


WITTEVEEN, Margaret McGlade (Martin) - Margaret (nee Martin), beloved wife of the late Benny Witteveen (d. 2002).

Loving mother to Susan (Dan) and Nancy (Peter) and the World’s Greatest Grandma to Charlie, Grace, Benjamin and Hannah, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.

FERREIRA, John Michael Ferreira   -  July 11th, 1936 - April 6th, 2021

John Michael Ferreira of Scarborough, Ontario (formerly of Georgetown, Guyana) passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. 

Predeceased by his parents Joseph Ferreira and Perpetua Ferreira (known as Mother).

SANCHEZ, Angel - Former Golf Cart mechanic.

Beloved best friend and soul mate of Gail Wideman (Galita)

Left to mourn his passing are beloved daughter Dania Millington, son in law Mark Atkins, special Abuelo to Zackary, Shelby and Daniella. 

He was predeceased by son Danny (Nicki).

BARCLAY, Trevor Charles - (Retired 30 year employee of General Motors)

Unexpectedly at home on April 6th, 2021, in his 61st year.

Beloved son of the late Bob and Doreen Barclay.

Gibney ThomasGIBNEY, Thomas Gary - Retired News Anchor, CFTO TV 

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday, April 5th, 2021 at the age of 84 years. 

Beloved husband to Donna (nee Eaton). 

Dear father of Brady (Heather) Gibney, Daren Gibney, Jodi (Jerry) Leddy, and Mona Hood. 

Loving grandpa of Kacy (Dan), Gary (Amy), Richard, Maari (Miguel), Spencer, Jillian, Raegan (Christian), Madison and Sheridan and great-grandpa of Beauden & Emilia. 

Tom spent many years delivering the news, he was a trusted source and was greatly missed after his retirement. 

Following his successful career, Tom found another great job, driving for Ontario Motor Sales where he greeted many people with his friendly smile. 

McCONNELL, Margaret Jean   - Passed away suddenly on Monday, April 5, 2021 at Hope Street Terrace, Port Hope in her 87th year.

Beloved wife of the late Harvey McConnell. Cherished mother of Jim Sample (Joanne), Lilian Zych (Brian), Keith Gutkind (Robin), Carolyn Gutkind (Doug McNally), Norman Gutkind (Susan), & Kimberly Gutkind-Santos (Carlos).