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McKee RobertMcKEE, Robert William  - March 30th, 1936 - November 29th, 2020

Passed away on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at ThorntonView Long Term Care Home, in his 85th year.

Beloved husband of Margaret Mary Gloreen.

Loving father of Nancy (Terry) McMullan and Janice (Timothy) Weyrich.

Cherished grandfather of Melody, Eric, Quinton and Nicole. Dear uncle of Jim Jr.

Predeceased by his parents Helen and James and by his brother Jim.

Bob will be fondly remembered by all his family and friends.

Arnott RosalindARNOTT, Rosalind Irene (nee Russell) - (January 11, 1948November 28, 2020)

The family of Rosalind (Roz) announces her passing on November 28, 2020 at the Markham Stouffville Hospital.

Loving wife of Alex (Sandy) Arnott.

Devoted mom to Scott (Tracey), Rob (Kristin) and Brad (Rochelle).

Doting grandmother to Kayleigh (Danny), Gavin, Matthew, Nicholas, Lucas, Courtney, and Mitchell.

Forever missed by Sherlock.

Hayes ShawnHAYES, Shawn Earl James  - (July 23, 1977 – November 28, 2020)

It is with extremely heavy hearts and profound sadness that Shawn’s family announces his untimely passing. 

Shawn leaves behind his heartbroken wife of 16 years, Tanya, and his two devastated daughters, Victoria and Amelia.

Shawn was predeceased by his loving mother, Janice. He also leaves behind his father Ricky, his sister Colleen, in laws Joao and Lucia Cabeceiras, and a multitude of family, friends and coworkers. 

Shawn was born and raised in Ottawa, Ontario. At the tender age of 23 he swept Tanya off of her feet.

In an attempt to follow his dreams of becoming a police officer, The Hayes’ family moved to Toronto in 2001.

Haynes MaryHAYNES, Mary Frances Madeline -  In the early morning hours of November 28, 2020, Mary Frances Madeline Haynes passed gently from this life to her next great adventure.

Left to catch up with her later are her loving son Richard Burtch (Barbara), and grandchildren Jamie, Terry, Ryan (Carrie) and Jennifer Candler (Bob).

She is survived by 8 great grandchildren and 4 great- great grandchildren.

Mary was born on December 29, 1921 on Clarke St. in Oshawa.

She was the last child of Charles and Dorothy Wells (both deceased) and a baby sister to May, Charles and Ellen (all deceased).

Brandreth VeraBRANDRETH, Vera (nee Dore)   -  October 19, 1921 – November 28, 2020

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, with her daughter Dorothy by her side on Saturday, November 28th, 2020 at 99 years of age.

Vera left us to be with George, her beloved husband of 77 years.

She will be profoundly missed by all her many family and friends, but, especially by her adoring children, Linda (William), Carol (Raymond), Dorothy (Michele), Kenneth (Grant), Eleanor; her many cherished grandchildren and Great grandchildren.

Her loving brothers, (deceased) Eddie (Margaret) Raymond (Florence) and Norman.

COTNOIR, Raymond  - It is with a broken heart that Lisette Léveillé announces the passing of her love and life partner of 35 years, Raymond Cotnoir, on November 30, 2020.

Raymond was born on January 14, 1961 in Haileybury. 

Hepburn BettyHEPBURN, Betty Aldeen (nee Farrow) - On Friday, November 27th, 2020, our dear Mom, Grandma and GG passed away with children Cindy and Glen by her side.

She was predeceased by the love of her life, Harold. Married for 60 years.

Betty celebrated her 89th birthday on October 1st.

Mom had such a beautiful, positive, loving way and she will be truly missed.

Predeceased by son Carl (Pat) their family, Marsha (daughter Harlee), Kevin (Lynne), (daughters Olivia & Avery), Stacy, (Aaron) (son Ethan), Kyle. 

BOLTON, Margaret -  Passed away peacefully at home in Oshawa on Friday November 27, 2020.

Predeceased by husband Paul Bolton and son Nicholas Webb.

Survived by son Andrew Webb (Sharon) of Pefferlaw, daughter-in law Cherlyn (Nicholas).

WALKER, Raymond (Ray)  - It is with deep sadness that we said goodbye to Ray on November 27, 2020. 

Ray was 89 years of age, and passed peacefully in his sleep, at home with his beloved wife, Jean, at his side. 

Ray and Jean were happily married for over 44 years. 

PHILLIPPE, Maurice Anthony - (May 19, 1934 - November 27, 2020)

It is with much sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Maurice Anthony Phillippe on Friday, November 27, 2020 at the age of 86.

Maurice will be deeply missed by his wife Janet of 57 years, his daughter Shelley (Andrew), and his son Damion (Mandy). He will be lovingly missed by his grandson Brant, who fondly called him “Grandpa.”

MORTON, Gary Alexander  - With profound sadness and loving hearts the family of Gary Morton announces his unexpected passing on November 27, 2020.

Gary passed peacefully surrounded by the love of all of his children at the University Hospital – London Health Sciences Centre at the age of 65.

Proud and loving father to Michelle (Rob), Brad, Sean (Harlee) and Ian (Sam), Rachel and Jonny (Leighan).

van HARTEN, Roelof “Ralph”   -  After a great life of 92 years, Ralph went to be with his Lord and Saviour on Saturday, November 28, 2020.

Ralph van Harten, dearly beloved husband of the late Helena van Harten (nee Kooger). 

COLLEY, Frederick "Fred" William Colley   - October 10, 1930 - November 28, 2020 

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Fred Colley at the age of 90 or as he would say, “I’m 104.”

Predeceased by his loving and devoted wife of 62 years, Shirley Mildred (Hill), cherished mother of Heather (predeceased), Michelle, Shirley (Sigmund Scheuer), Fred (Lori) and Tammy (Tom Smedley).

BRINKMAN, Alida  -  Peacefully on Sunday November 29th, 2020, Alida was taken Home to be with her Lord and Saviour in her 100th year.

Beloved wife of the late Dirk.

Kersak IreneKERSAK, Irene - (March 16, 1928November 26, 2020)

Passed away at Glen Hill Marnwood Long Term Care on November 26, 2020 at the age of 92.

Loving and devoted wife of the late Steve Kersak.

Dearly remembered by her close family friends Kelly and Julianna.

Predeceased by her sister Lank of Hungary.


Iwanczuk ZinaIWANCZUK, Zina - (August 5th, 1925 - November 26th, 2020)

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Thursday November 26, 2020, at the age of 95.

Beloved wife of the late Walter Iwanczuk.

Loving mother of Nadia (John), Walter (Eileen) and Vera (Rob).

Cherished grandmother of Greg, Mike, Gillian, Bryan, Alyssa, Andrea and great grandmother to Nora, Cosima, Amelia and Maude.

MacINTAGGART-WALTERS, Donna Elizabeth  –  Passed away peacefully at her residence in Minden, on Thursday, November 26th, 2020.

Donna was the beloved wife of the late Charles MacIntaggart and the late Harvey Walters.

PAPIZEWSKI, Walter Peter - (May 1, 1932 - November 25, 2020) - Passed peacefully at Rouge Valley Extendicare.

Walter is survived by Alice, his wife of 68 years, and children Celine (Rick Gorus), Walter Jr. (Cindy Whitney), Teresa (Larry Foley), Lori (Michael Bell), Joseph (LeeAnn Hardy) and Lasha (Jeffrey Boomer).


Manweiler ToniMANWEILER, Toni Lynne (nee Leithwood) - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 66.

Beloved wife of Gord.

Loving mother of David (Danielle) and Krystin (John Hooper).

Cherished daughter of Durine and the late Harry ‘Bud’ Leithwood.

Dear sister of Terri (Art) Rebek. Toni will be fondly remembered by her numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends.

LEITH, DarrylSuddenly at his home in Whitby on November 25th, 2020, in his 45th year.

Predeceased by his father Joseph Leith Jr.  Survived by his mother Darlene Leith, brother Brent and sister Laura, all of Lindsay. Lovingly remembered by his uncle Al Wilson, cousins Tara and Aaron Wilson, nephews Jaxson, and Jacob Leith and Crystal Lynde.

Our family would like to thank Darryl’s doctors and his nurse Diane Bevan at Ontario Shores in Whitby. Darryl put up a courageous fight against a devastating disease for which there is no cure.


Weeks StanleyWEEKS, Stanley  - April 18, 1929 -  November 24, 2020

Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa in his 92nd year. 

Beloved husband of Lillian for 68 years. 

Loving father of Chris (Shirlee) and Steven (Nicola). 

Proud grandfather of Brenden and Spencer.  He will be sadly missed by his many other family members and friends. 

WINDOVER, Nancy Lee - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Nancy Lee Windover suddenly at home on Wednesday, November 25, 2020.

Beloved wife of Rai.  Loving mother of Sherri (Arthur) and Rai.  

MARUBASHI, Paul - (July 4, 1959 - November 25, 2020)

It is with much sadness that we announce the passing of Paul Marubashi on Wednesday November 25th, 2020 at the age of 61.

He will be greatly missed by his wife of 35 years Sharon (nee Nishino) and children Aaron (Yuli) and Megan (Simon Barta), mother Kay (father Bob who had passed only one week ago), and his sisters and their families - Leili (Adrian Devlin), Naomi (David Cooper) and Miye (Scott McDowall).

SEDORE, Joyce  - Passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, November 26, 2020. 

Joyce, at the age of 86, was the loving mother of Sue Hastings (Gus Deveros), Bob Gates (Kathy) and the late Liz Maloney. 

TINKER, Percy  - (April 4, 1933 – November 26, 2020)

Peacefully at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on Thursday, November 26, 2020 at the age of 87. 

Percy Tinker was the beloved husband of the late Joan (2016). Loving father of Julie (Allan) and Jonathon (Lynn). 

REID, Allan Herbert  - Former Employee at General Motors. 

Passed away at home on November 26, 2020 in his 85th year Beloved husband of the late Velma (nee Cochrane).