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Sanders MariaSANDERS, Maria Sylvanna (nee Delvecchio)  - October 22nd, 1952 - January 18th, 2020

Passed away at her home suddenly on Saturday January 18th, 2020 at the age of 68.

Much loved mother of Marilyn and her husband Mark Smith of Brooklin and David Sanders and his partner Kelly of Mount Forest.

Loving grandmother of Brandon, Sydney, Stephen and Madelaine.  

Loving and cherished sister of Rosa Mihelcic of Brooklin.

Predeceased by Joe and Domenica. 

Survived by many nieces and nephews and their families.

Spicer ClareSPICER, Clare (Cable) - It is with great sadness that the family of Madeline Clare (Cable) Spicer announces her passing at the age of 86, on Friday January 17th, 2020, surrounded by family at her residence in Whitby. 

Clare was predeceased by her husband of 61 years Jim, her parents Fred and Pearl Cable, her son David, her son-in-law Harvey, her siblings Freddie, Donnie, Doreen, Anne, Philip, David, her brother in law Peter and great grandson Ryan. 

A loving mother to Carol (Harvey, deceased) Ross of Whitby, Margaret (Joe) Bryson of Kitchener, Paul (Bernadette) Spicer of Barrie, John (Ingrid) Spicer of Aurora and Laura Spicer of Whitby.  

Rafuse Mitchell DawnaRAFUSE-MITCHELL, Dawna Mae Rafuse-Mitchell   - Passed away at Hillsdale Terraces Oshawa on Friday January 17th, 2020 at the age of 80.

Dearly loved wife of Robert (Bob) Mitchell.

Much loved mother of Tony Sawler and his wife Judy, Robert Sawler, Lucinda Sawler and her partner Walter, Trevor Sawler, Candace Taylor and her husband Gary.

Predeceased by her daughter Tanya Faulkner (surviving David).

Cherished Nanny of Terra, Trevor (Amanda), Tiffany, Troy, Jesse (Suman), Tasha, Mitchell, Justine, Krista, Dallas and Connor. 

Great grandmother of Tiana, Liam, Kam’ron, Ethan, Tony, Ava, Tesla, Annabella, Charlotte and Brooklyn.Dear sister of Sheila Campbell (Bryce) and William Rafuse (Bonny).

YORKE-HAMMOND, Maverick   - January 17, 2020 – January 17, 2020 

Born sleeping at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on January 17, 2020.

Beloved son of Stephanie and Jon. Brother to Gavin, Makynli, Gabby and Marcus.

JANES, Iris Francis (née Holt)  - Peacefully passed away with family at her side on Friday, January 17, 2020 at the Scarborough Centenary Hospital. 

Iris, at the age of 77, was the beloved wife of the late Edward Janes (1979). 

Loving mother of Debra Manning (Paul), Jackie Calderone (Mike) and Tricia Punchard (Curt). 

BOOTH, Peter Ross   -  January 20, 1933 – January 17, 2020 

Peter passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, at Lakeridge Health Port Perry, just shy of his 87th birthday.

Beloved husband of the late Mary Eva Booth and loving partner of Hazel Coates.

LOVERING, Brian Philip   - Peacefully at his home with family and friends by his side on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at the age of 50.

Devoted husband to Ursula and loving owner to his dog Winslo.

Dear son of Paul and Mary Lovering.

Williams AudreyWILLIAMS, Audrey Joyce - (November 21st, 1931 - January 16th, 2020)

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday January 16th, 2020 at the age of 88. 

Loving wife of Rees Williams of Oshawa.

Predeceased by her first husband Albert (Ab) James (1991) and her brother Kenneth Cooke and sister-in-law Lorna.

Survived by her nieces Sandra (Alan) Ness and Donna Vance and God daughter Julie Barton (David).


Michalecki IrmgardMICHALECKI, Irmgard - Passed away peacefully at the Tony Stacey Centre on Thursday January 16, 2020, at the age of 88.

Beloved wife of the late Stefan Michalecki.

Loving mother of John Michalecki (Dorit) and Maria Osnack (Malcolm Dunn).

Cherished Oma of Angela, Jeffrey, Rachel, William, Matthew and great granddaughter Juliana.


Survived by her two brothers in Germany Ernst and Otto.


Alferez RicardoALFEREZ, Ricardo - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on January 16, 2020 with his loving wife by his side.

Cherished husband of Ofelia for over 46 years.

Adored father of Ricardo (Sandy), Carlota, Humberto (Michelle). 

Beloved grandfather of Alejandra, Keira, Santiago, Leonardo, Benjamin, Ricardo de Leon, Annalena, Amadeo and Mateo.

GIFFEN, Donald Frederick   -  Passed away suddenly, at home on Thursday January 16, 2020 at the age of 83.

Don has reunited with the love of his life, Linda, whom he was happily married to for 56 years.

Devoted father of Nancy (Tom) Miller, and Murray (Sue) Giffen.

MADDEN, William Richard “Bill”  – It is with great sadness the family of Bill Madden announces his passing, peacefully at Margaret Bahen Hospice Newmarket, on Thursday January 16, 2020.

After a long battle with cancer at the age of 80.

Survived by his loving wife Lillian, his sons Rick (Kelley), Steve (Ladonna), his step-sons Wayne (Renata), Bruce, and Michael.

Sutton WilliamSUTTON, William 'Bill' - (February 21, 1935January 15, 2020)

Peacefully Bill lost his battle with Parkinson’s on January 15th, 2020, in his 85th year.

He leaves behind his beloved wife, Susanne, of 42 years. 

Loving father to Jamie and Tom (Nicole) and grandfather to Abbey and Mya.

Bill is survived by his brother Bob (Joan) and sisters in law Beverley and Cindy, predeceased by his brothers in law Fred and Ron. 

FRANC, John Franc - (September 1, 1940 - January 15, 2020)

Peacefully passed away on Wednesday January 15, 2020 at the age of 79.

Sadly missed by his loving wife Gudrun of 55 years. Devoted father to Paul (Beth) and Valerie.

Esson KathyESSON, Kathy Lynn - (July 5, 1957 - January 6, 2020) -

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Kathy Esson.

Kathy passed away peacefully with family by her side January 6th, 2020.

Loving wife to the late Mike Esson and mother to Corey (Sarah) and Christopher.

Survived by her sister Shelley (Carey) and aunt to Allysha (Blair and Ciaran) and Rachel (Dahlia).

She will be greatly missed by family and friends.

Aragon JacksonARAGON, Jackson James  - Unexpectedly, on Wednesday January 15th, 2020 at North York General Hospital at the age of 47.

Cherished son of Marieta Hickey and the late James Aragon.

Beloved step son of Maurice Hickey.

Loving brother of Maribel Yalung, and exemplary uncle of Enrique and Angelica Yalung.

FERNANDES, Venia Veronica - (1934 - 2020) -  Born in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania passed away peacefully on January 15th, 2020, at the age of 85. 

Beloved wife of Joseph Fernandes. 

Adored mother & mother-in-law of Ed & May, Rick & Patricia and Ken & Denise. 

ELGIE, Lawrence “Larry” Earl Elgie  - May 16, 1949 - January 15, 2020

Passed away after a courageous battle with cancer at Lakeridge Health Ajax on January 15th, 2020.

He was 70 years old.

Larry was born on May 16th, 1949 in St. Catharines, Ontario to parents Richard and Sophie Elgie (Walsh).

Peer RobertPEER, Robert Morley - (Retired OPG 35 years) - Peacefully on January 14th, 2020 at the age of 80.

Bob, beloved husband of Joan for 54 years.

Loving father of Jennifer (Norm) and Julie (Chris). Cherished Grandpa of Allison (Kyle), Matthew and Kaitlyn.

Great Grandpa of Charlotte.

Brother to the late Pat, survived by brother-in-law Reinhold.

Bob was a fine Christian gentleman who valued his family and his faith.

Malcolm LawrenceMALCOLM, Lawrence StanleyPeacefully, on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at his residence in Port Perry, at age 100.  Lawrence Malcolm of Port Perry and formerly of Nestleton.

Beloved husband of the late Gwen (nee Brooks).

Loved father of Gail Malcolm of Port Perry, Bonnie Bilton of Elgin, Glenn Malcolm and his wife Cynthia of Woodstock, Barry Malcolm and his wife Joan of Scotland, ON, David Malcolm and his wife Joanne of Nestleton, Dennis Malcolm and his wife Laina of Port Perry, and Laurie Wells of New Zealand.

He will be missed by his 23 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren, and his nieces and nephews. Dear brother of the late Neil Malcolm and Jean Millet.

Nicholls BarbaraNICHOLLS, Barbara May  -  Passed away peacefully in her 92nd year at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on January 9th, 2020. 

Born in Taunton, England; immigrating with her family to Canada in 1966.  

Previous employee at McLaughlin CVI and the RCMP “O” division. 

Predeceased by her husband Terence Nicholls.

Loving Mother of Andrew Nicholls and his wife Janet Fitch of Los Angeles, Chris Nicholls and wife Lorca Moore of Toronto, and Phil Nicholls and Lori Chambo of Oshawa.

Toner RogerTONER, Roger Christopher - Passed away at his home in Pickering with family by his side on Tuesday January 14th, 2020, at the age of 71.

Much loved husband and best friend of Deb Toner of Pickering.

Much loved Dad of Kathryn and her husband Miguel Sanchez of Ajax, Kristen and her husband Cohen Trolley of Bowmanville and Robyn Toner of Pickering.

Cherished Papa of Rosalie, Angel, Wyatt and Autumn. 

Loving brother of Heather Toner, Neil (Ruby), Donna (Tom), Joanne (Don), Michael (Jane) and brother-in-law of Karen, Maureen (Victor).


PARKER, Barry HowardPassed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at the age of 73.

Much loved husband of Lynda and proud father of Craig (Leigh) and Shawn (Kim). Loving grandfather of Aidan, Alyssa, Charlee and Samuel.

Loving son of Jaqueline and the late Howard.

CAMPBELL, Mary Agnes (nee: Hart)  - Peacefully passed away on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at the age 84.

Loving mother of Stewart Campbell (Elizabeth), Jacqueline Malette (Kenneth), and the late Susan Campbell.

Cherished grandmother to Rachel, Meagan, Samantha, Katelyn, James, Kyle, Kayla, Ashleigh, Trevor and the late Kyle and David.

HASTIE, Winifred Nellie - Passed peacefully at Port Perry Nursing Home on January 15th, 2020, in her 102nd year.

Predeceased by her Husband, William (Bill) and her best friend and daughter, Andrea both in 1994.

Winnie was born on January 21st, 1918 in Warndon, England to her parents, Albert Field and Gertrude Field (nee Butcher).