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Andrews RobertANDREWS, Robert "Bob" James  - (Long time employee of Mackie Automotive, loved music and enjoyed his Twin Spin Disc Jockey business and proud supporter of Muscular Dystrophy and Multiple Sclerosis.)

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa with family by his side on Saturday December 30th, 2017 at the age of 85. 


Parish ScottPARISH, Scott Dale  - Passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at the age of 41.

Dearly loved son of Robin and Connie Parish; beloved brother of Robert (Jen), Ryan (Laura), Amy (Mike) and the late Justin; loving uncle of Matthew, Hailey, Conner, Claire, Reid, Olivia and Emily.


HAUGEN, Norman Haugen - Peacefully, on Saturday, December 30, 2017, at the Brantford Memorial Hospital, at age 84. Norm Haugen formerly of Port Perry, beloved husband of Agnes (nee Buch) for 58 years.

Loving father of Patricia (Rob), Kevin (Emily), Paula, Jacqueline (John), and Jeffery (Brenna).


Estabrooks FannieESTABROOKS, Fannie  - Born in Sackville, New Brunswick, on Friday, April 22nd, 1927, Fannie Mae Estabrooks (nee Towse) passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 30th, 2017, at Hillsdale Terraces in Oshawa under the loving care of the dedicated health care providers.

In her 91st year, she was the supportive wife of the late Irvine Archibald Estabrooks.


Farrow BobbieFARROW, Bobbie  - (GM Retiree)

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday, December 30th, 2017 at the age of 64.

Beloved husband to Anne Farrow.

Loving father to Jason, Angela and Robbie.


DEFREITAS, Maria Faustina “Tina”  - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Glen Hill Strathaven Lifecare Centre, on Saturday, December 30th, 2017 at the age of 85.

Beloved wife of the late Sid Sr. for 60 years.


Cole LeroyCOLE, LeRoy, (Bud) A. Cole  - Age 83, passed away peacefully on December 30th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa.

Born in Sackville, N.B. on July 2nd, 1934, he was the son of the late Herbert and Elena Cole(Scott).


GALLOWAY, Bruce Galloway  - Of Paisley, Scotland, passed away on the morning of December 30th 2017.

He was with those he loved, and will greatly be missed by his son, David, and his granddaughter, Ali.


Lishman WilliamLISHMAN, William Ayton  - Mr. Lishman died at his home on December 30, 2017, just 10 days after he was diagnosed with leukemia. He was 78.

William Lishman was born February 12, 1939, at Women's College Hospital in Toronto, to Myra Cronk and Alan Lishman.

The pair settled on a farm in what was then Pickering (now Ajax), and had three children: Alaine, Bill and Louise.

During a stop in Mexico, William met 17-year-old Paula Vockeroth, who was there studying weaving. And, in 1967, when Paula returned to Canada, the then-27-year-old Mr. Lishman came back with her.


Dobby RichardDOBBY, Richard Paul "Rick"  - July 17, 1951 - December 29, 2017

Passed away on Friday, December 29th, 2017, at the age of 66 years.

Dearly beloved husband of Linda.

Loving father of Kyle (Melissa), Christopher (Stephanie), and Kirsten (David).


Serra LuisaSERRA, Luisa  - January 2, 1919 - December 29, 2017

Passed away peacefully at Fairview Lodge on December 29th, 2017 at the age of 98.

Born January 2nd, 1919 in Belsito, Italy.


Bussey SuanneBUSSEY, Suzanne (nee Lapointe)  - Peacefully at her home, surrounded by family, Suzanne went to be with her Lord and Saviour, on December 29, 2017, at 91 years of age.

Beloved wife of 70 years to Rev. George Henry Bussey.


Rand LawrenceRAND, Lawrence "Larry"   - June 1, 1947 - December 29, 2017

Passed away peacefully in the arms of his family at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville.

Beloved husband and best friend of Kaye (nee Alldread) for 48 years.

Proud dad of Vincent (Tracy), Patrick (Curtis) and Sean (Manuel).


MURPHY, Alan Murphy  - Peacefully, on Friday, December 29, 2017, at his home in Beaverton, at age 64.

Alan Murphy, loving father of Chad Murphy of Little Britain, and Adam Murphy and his wife Crystal of Little Britain.



Bebee WesleyBEBEE, Wesley "Joe" Albert  - (Retired 32 year employee of General Motors of Canada and proud member of Durham HOG)

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday December 29th, 2017 at the age of 68.

Beloved husband of Nancy for 50 years.


Kamm AlanKAMM, Alan Lewis   - May 5, 1938 - December 29, 2017.

Wife to Joyce Kamm.

Loving father to Brian (Trina) and Bruce.

Grandpa “Chief” to Isobel, Ruthie and Aria.


McCloskey PatrickMcCLOSKEY, Patrick  - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Whitby on Friday, December 29 at the age of 91.

Beloved husband of the late Beverley McCloskey, brother to the late Joe and Anna Mary (Glen).

Loved by his sister-in-law Edith and many nieces and nephews. Pat was born in Dungiven Ireland in 1926 and immigrated to Canada in 1928 to Kirkland Lake with his family.


Leung JanetLEUNG, Janet Lin Chun  - Passed away on December 29, 2017.

Loving wife of Louis.

Cherished mother of Francis and Chris.

Beloved sister of Miranda, Lawrence, Edward, Ming, Simon and Kwong.


McCordick MagueriteMcCORDICK, Marguerite Alice 'Peggy' - Passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at Port Perry Place, in her 91st year.

Predeceased by her husband Lorne and her seven siblings.

Beloved mother of Karen (Ed). Devoted grandmother of Heather and Ryan.


Baker CecilBAKER, Cecil Ian  - It is with deep sorrow that we mourn the loss of a precious partner, father, grandpa, son, friend and Christian brother Cecil Ian Baker, 77.

On December 28, 2017, Cecil was sleeping when he peacefully passed away from cancer in Oshawa, Ontario.


Kaszas ClaraKASZAS, Clara  - January 22nd, 1938 - December 28th, 2017

Passed away at Ajax Pickering Hospital on Thursday December 28th in her 80th year.
Loving mother of Gabriella.


McPhee CorinnaMcPHEE, Corinna  - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Corinna Louise McPhee on December 28, 2017.

Beloved daughter, sister, aunt, cousin and friend, Corinna, age 52, passed on December 28th in Oshawa, Ontario.

Born in Sydney, Nova Scotia on 7 January 1965, Corinna enjoyed her younger years loving life in New Waterford before to moving to Scarborough and settling in Whitby, Ontario.


Hoch WalterHOCH, Walter  - May 31st 1929 - December 28th 2017

Predeceased by beloved wife Hedi of 67 years.

Loving father of Ingrid Beacom (Warren), Heidi Groff (Glen), Karin Dschankilic (Ken), Patricia Hawkins (Mike).

Cherished Opa of ten grandchildren: Sherry, Michelle, Chris, James, Kimberley, Andrew, Christen, Zac, Lucas and Anna.


Oke RussellOKE, Russell George "Bud"  - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Thursday December 28, 2017, at the age of 102.

Beloved husband of the late Lynn Oke.

Dear father of Douglas, Michael (Ann Marie), and Deborah (Keith) Wilson.

Loving grandfather of Gregory (Grace), Suzanne (Michael), Jennifer (Jordan), and Stephanie (Andrew).


WILSON, Clarence Hilliard  - Peacefully, and surrounded by family, Clarence Hilliard Wilson went to his heavenly home on Thursday, December 28, 2017 in his 88th year.

Beloved husband of the late Helen Wilson (nee Noble), dear father of Paul (deceased), Wayne (Marcia), Philip (Jennifer), Stephen (Debby), Christine, and Janette (Brad), proud grandfather of 18 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.


STORY, Kathleen Nancy  –  at Beaverton on Thursday, December 28, 2017.

Kathleen was predeceased by her husband Andrew Story.

She was the loving mother to Fred (Stacey) Story, Jennifer (Roy) Adams, Karen (Paul) Brohm, and John (Lorna) Story. Cherished grandma to Matthew, Vanessa, Tara, Stephen, David, Nicholas, Abby, Joshua, Andrew, Stephany, Devon, Kyle, and Amy.