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Pegorin ValerioPEGORIN, Valerio  - it is with great sadness the family announces the passing of Valerio Pegorin, peacefully on Sunday, December 24, 2017 at the age of 48.

Beloved son of Maria and the late Valentino Pegorin. Loving brother of Eleonor and her husband Mike Pendrith.

Wonderful uncle to Adam and David Pendrith. Valerio will also be missed by his extended family and friends.


Armstrong RobertARMSTRONG, Robert 'Bob' Anthony - (40 year employee of General Motors of Canada and Past President of Woodview Park)

Peacefully, with family by his side at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Sunday, December 24, 2017 in his 89th year.

Beloved husband of Marie for 64 years.

Loving father of Gary and his wife Robbin, Daniel and his wife Lesley, James and his wife Lori and Paul and his wife Patti.


Belbin GeorgeBELBIN, George 'Clinton'   - Passed away peacefully in his 57th year at his home on Dec. 24th, 2017.

Born in Toronto he spent most of his life in Durham Region.

Devoted husband to Lisa Belbin.


GORDON, Robert Edward Glen  - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday, December 24, 2017 at the age of 80 years.

Bob, beloved husband of Kristie. Loving father of Donald, Christine, Barb, Geoff, Sherilyn and Rob.





Kimmerly GeorgeKIMMERLY, “Kim”  - February 24, 1956 -  December 24, 2017

It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Kim Kimmerly at the age of 61, on December 24, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

After a brave and valiant battle that lasted over 4 years, Kim fought every step of the way with a spirit and determination that never faltered. He passed away with his loving partner Leigh by his side.


McIlveen Jubenville JoanMcILVEEN JUBENVILLE, Joan (nee Ayling) - Died peacefully in Toronto on December 23, 2017.

Joan was born in Lloydminster, Alberta on July 24, 1919.

Her family moved to Oshawa, Ontario in the 1920’s.

Joan graduated from Nursing School in Peterborough in 1941.


Wilson MaxineWILSON, Maxine (Wadsworth)  - Passed away peacefully on December 23, 2017 surrounded by her family at the age of 81.

Beloved wife of Joe for 59 years.

Loving mother of Loreen (Bryan) Potter and Darlene (Glen) Faulkner.

Cherished grandmother of Amy (Scott) Lloyd, Stacey and Tanner Willman and Katie, Kara, and Kasey (Matt) Faulkner.


Wereszczynski AnnaWERESZCZYNSKI, Anna (nee Repyk) Wereszczynski - Passed away peacefully on December 23, 2017 at Extendicare Port Hope in her 94th year.

Beloved wife of the late Michel “Mike” Wereszczynski. Loving mother to Olga and her husband Robert Saulnier of Newcastle, Borys and his wife Eileen of Omemee, Walter and his wife Lynne of Newcastle.

She was loved and cherished by her granddaughters Catherine (Michael), Shannon, Alison (Dave) and Stephanie (Alan) as well as her great granddaughter Maddie.


Daniels CliffordDANIELS, Clifford Oswald - Passed away peacefully at home on Saturday December 23, 2017 at the age of 82.

Beloved husband for 60 years to Lea.

Loving father of Desmond, Karen (Robert Knee), and Clinton.


Lopes JohnLOPES, João “John” Espiga - (Retired 35 year employee of Sklar Peppler and long time member of the Portuguese Club; played professional soccer in Portugal and enjoyed his many victories with the Italian Soccer Team and also enjoyed coaching soccer.)

John died peacefully in the arms of his loving wife Elaine and surrounded by family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday December 23rd, 2017, in his 81st year.


OSBORNE, Dorothy Marilyn - at Newmarket on Saturday December 23, 2017.

Dorothy was cherished sister to Richard Osborne, Hellen (Herb) Black, Joan (Dave predeceased) Parry, and Marjory (Murray) Taylor.


MARTIN, Lorne Edward  - Of Beaverton passed away Saturday, December 23, 2017 peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital.

Lorne was born October 15, 1940 in East York, Toronto to Harold and Elizabeth Martin.

He started his career in 1963 with the Toronto Fire Service and finished his career as Captain in 2000 with Markham Fire Emergency Services.

He liked to stay busy and had several careers in his spare time.


Rideout Cory Anne And BruceRIDEOUT, Cory-Anne and Bruce Rideout -

Cory-Anne, December 16, 2017 - Bruce, December 19, 2017

Both father and daughter were met at heaven’s gate by wife and mother, Joanne (2013).


Shaw RubySHAW, Ruby (nee: Paeden)  - With deep sadness the family announces that after a 6 year courageous battle with cancer Ruby passed away at Orchard Villa Continuous Care, Pickering, on Friday December 22, 2017 at the age of 92.

Devoted and Loving Mother of Raymond Shaw and his wife Jane, and Patricia Keetch and her husband Richard.

Loving Grandmother of Terry (Tony) Santucci, Sharon (Colin) Lake, Matthew, Kylee (James) Van Zeyl, Brittani, Bailee (Mathieu), and Tawni.


Podpora StranleyPODPORA, Stanley  - October 2, 1949 - December 22, 2017

It is with profound sadness that we share the loss of Stanley after his courageous battles.

Stanley will be fondly remembered for his entrepreneurial skills, his sharp wit and his cunning ways.

Predeceased by his parents Jessie and Stanley Podpora, and his brothers Bill and Chester.


Puhach WalterPUHACH, Walter - ( 39 Year Employee General Motors Canada)

Peacefully surrounded by his family, on Friday December 22nd 2017, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa. 

Beloved husband of Joan.  Loving father of Deanna Puhach, and Laurie Puhach – Gaudette and her husband Phillip. Proud Pa of Breanna, Joshua, and Madison. 

Dear Brother of Lillian Dubyna (Russ), Val Foster (Barry), Victor Puhach (Judy), and Nadia Kuvshinikov (Alex). 


Ward DoreenWARD, Doreen Sarah (nee Rideout) - Peacefully at the Island Park Retirement Home, Campbellford , on Friday December 22, 2017 at the age of 89 years.

Loving Mom to Randy (Linda), Cheryle, Rick (Bev) and Darlene (Chris).

Proud Grandma to Tammy, Steven, Patty, Elton, Amanda, Wayne, Ryan, Jessica, Kenny


Cobel MaureenCOBEL, Maureen Linnette  -  Peacefully at Centennial Place, Millbrook on Friday, December 22, 2017 in her 75th year.

Maureen, beloved wife of the late John Cobel.

Loving mother of Herma Prince and the late Ian Irwin and step mother of Angela Cobel and Brian Cobel.


Forgie ClaudinaFORGIE, Claudina "Dena" Mary  - (8/28/1940 - 12/21/2017) -

Unexpectedly at Lakeridge Health - Oshawa on Thursday, December 21, 2017.

Beloved wife of George.

Sadly missed by her family and many friends.


Rustico VittorioRUSTICO, Vittorio - Passed away peacefully at Rouge Valley Centenary on Thursday December 21st, 2017 with his wife and daughter at his side.

Beloved Husband of Maria.

Loving father of Floriana, and her husband Dennis.

Cherished Nonno of Christian, Chiara, and Chloe.

Loving remembered as brother in law to Sam and Paula. Will be greatly missed by his nieces, nephews, friends and family both in Canada and Italy.


STERE, Jean  - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville at the age of 72.

Loving wife of Gary for 51 years. Predeceased by her daughters Sherry Ann and Angela Jenette and her brothers Ken Schmidt and Don Schmidt.


Town MaryTOWN, Mary Eleanor (Matheson)  - (June 30, 1918 – December 21, 2017) - 

It is with great sadness that the family of Mary Town shares the news of her unexpected passing at ReachView Village, Uxbridge.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Harry, parents Oliver and Ethel Matheson and sisters Eileen (Douglas Allan) and Margaret (Joseph Bland).

Mary is survived by her children: Jennifer (Dick), Elizabeth (Wayne), Donald (June), Marion (Steve) and David (Julie); her granddaughters Nicole, Paulette, Kaitlin and Lesley.


Bryning VeraBRYNING, Vera Emma May (nee Russell)  - Passed away peacefully at the age of 89 surrounded by family on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Centre.

Beloved wife of the late Stan Bryning and mother to Cheryl Brown (late Ian), Bonnie Challice (Gary), Dianne Kennedy (Kaylor), Bill Frauts (Jeff) and James Bryning (Jenny).

Survived by her siblings Charles Russell (Gloria), Edie McCloskey (late Joe), Art Russell (Marlene) and Don Russell (Dale).


Smith GwendolynSMITH, Gwendolyn Evelyn  - July 2, 1918 - December 21, 2017

Peacefully at Taunton Mills Retirement Home on Thursday, December 21st, 2017 at 99 years of age.

Beloved wife of the F. Howard Smith.

Loving mother of Sharon McNab and Jennifer Gordon.


Jones BertramJONES, Bertram   - Retired parking enforcement officer with Toronto Police Services

Passed away peacefully on December 21, 2017 surrounded by family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

He was born in St. Elizabeth, Jamaica, the third of nine children, to William and Hilda Jones (nee Barrett).

He moved to Kingston, Jamaica at the age of 19 in pursuit of better opportunities.


Owen JamesOWEN, James Peter  – It is with great sorrow we announce his death in Oshawa on Thursday, December 21st, 2017 at the age of 87 years surrounded by family.

Adoring husband of Mabel (nee Patterson) for over 65 years.

Son of the late Samuel and Josephine (nee Courie) Owen.