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McLAUGHLIN, Madeline Jean - On December 31, 2019, Madeline passed away suddenly but peacefully at the age of 90. 

Predeceased by her loving husband Howard and her brother Gibson. 

Loving Mother to Debbie (Dave) Hayward and David (Greta) McLaughlin. 

McCarthy DonaldMcCARTHY, Donald Cecil -Passed away peacefully, at Lakeridge Health Corp. Oshawa, on Tuesday, December 31, 2019.

Dearly beloved husband of the late Carol (nee Ney) for 42 years.

Loving father of Stephen and his wife Nancy; Catharine and her husband Billy. Devoted Papa to Chris and Kieran.

Beloved son of the late Ellen and Donald McCarthy.

Dear brother of the late Janie and Jack McCarthy and brother in-law to Marilyn Marchildon (Barrie) and Sharon Ney-Durocher (Chicoutimi).

PLEDGE, Georgette, Denise   - June 29th, 1933 - December 31st 2019 

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Georgette Denise Pledge on December 31st, 2019.

She had spent Christmas with family and was in a house filled with love when she left us.

WALLACE, Shirley Marilyn  - May 31, 1926 – December 31, 2019 

Marilyn Wallace passed away peacefully, at Port Perry Place on Tuesday December 31, 2019 after a remarkable and full life that touched many and spanned 93 years.

Beloved wife of the late Thomas Douglas Wallace and the late William George Samells. 

ARTYMKO, Cheryle (nee  MACLEAN)  -  Passed away with her family at her side at Markham-Stouffville Hospital, on Tuesday Dec 31, 2019 at the age of 63 years.

Beloved wife of Patrick for 42 years.

Loving mother to Jason (Ashley) and Alanna (Rocky).

Cherished grandmother to Avery, Maya, Riley, Chelsea, Emmerson, Norah, Leslie, Alex, and Jamie.

COVERT, Helen Dorcas (NEE CORNELL)  - Peacefully passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Wednesday January 1, 2020, at the age of 87.

Beloved wife of the late Thomas Covert for over 63 years.

Dear mother of Rick (Debra), Ronald (Rita), Robert (Patsy), Stephen (Tina), and Beverly Simmons-Covert.

OICKLE, Gerald Elwin - Passed away peacefully on December 30, 2019, at Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay.

Loving father of Geoffrey Oickle.

Cherished Poppa of Kaitlyn (Mark Morrison) and great-grandfather of Austin, Peyton and Colton.


Puckrin BeatricePUCKRIN, Beatrice 'Edna' (née Greenlaw) – (November 15, 1914 – December 30, 2019)

Edna passed away peacefully with family at her side at Fairview Lodge, Whitby at the age of 105.

Predeceased in 1990 by her beloved husband of 57 years, Tom Puckrin.

Mother of Douglas (Nora), Barbara (the late James Sleep), Betty (Ann) and the late Kenneth.


Drew FayDREW, Fay Arlene – (July 31st, 1938 - December 30th, 2019)

Peacefully and surrounded by her family on December 30, 2019 at the age of 81.

Beloved wife of the late Stuart Drew (d.1993).

Loving mother of Mark (Brenda), Hayley Tabor (Ross), Adam (Tina) and the late Debra Carr.

Proud grandmother of Amanda Carr (Justin), Victoria Carr, Drew Tabor (Lani), Daniella, Ryley Ward (Paula), Brittney Ward (Jeff), McCartney Tabor, Jack Tabor (Sophie), Jasmine, Emma Tabor and Maximus and great-grandmother of Vienna.

Mullins BeverleyMULLINS, Beverley Lorraine - Passed away peacefully at Chartwell Wynfield Long Term Care residence on Monday December 30th 2019, in her 92nd year.

Devoted Wife of the late Lawrence.

Beloved Mother of Lorne (Jane), Marnelle, Michael (Dawn), Gerald (Susan). Cherished Grandmother of Christopher, Steven, Dawn, and Jackson. Great Grandmother of Elliott, and Nixon.

Survived by her sisters Dianne (Gordon), and Lynda.

Little DoreenLITTLE, Doreen Leona (nee Welsh)  - August 20, 1930December 30, 2019

Died peacefully, surrounded by her family at Port Perry Place, on Monday, December 30th, 2019 at 89 years of age. 

Beloved wife of Ronald William Little. 

Sadly missed by Donald and Dorothy Little, Randy Little, Susan Little Vivian and their families. 

Our sincere thanks to the staff at Port Perry Place for their kindness and compassion. 

REAMAN, Carl L. - (past member of Centennial Albert United Church, past president of South Central Ontario Fish and Wildlife Association)

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday December 30th, 2019 at the age of 84 years.

Carl, beloved husband of Betty. Loving father of Larry and Jim (Marilyn).

RIVERS, Lois Beverly (nee Shaw) - (1937 - 2019) - It is with profound sadness that our family announces the passing of Lois Beverly Rivers (nee Shaw) on Monday December 30, 2019.

Predeceased by her loving husband Leo Roy Rivers.

Lois was the proud mother of 8 children: Carl, Linda, Cindy, Roy, Debbie, Andy, Howie and Guy.  

PRICE-BROADBENT, Marilyn Edna Winnifred   - With a heavy heart, our beloved Marilyn passed away Monday morning, December 30th, 2019 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, in Lindsey Ontario.

She was surrounded by her husband and three loving children.

Marilyn has now joined her Mother, her Aunt Marilyn and her loving grandparents in heaven along with a lifeline of Price’s, Broadbent’s, Parrington’s, Wheeler’s and Hawtin’s.

DOOSE, Klaus - (July 9, 1938 – December 30, 2019)

Passed away at West Shore Village, Port Perry on Monday, December 30, 2019 at the age of 81.

Loving husband to Petra Doose (née Schorbach, predeceased), and loving father to Karsten and Annette Doose, Henning Doose and Eve Silver. 


Canonico OttorinaCANONICO, Ottorina - (September 10, 1930 - December 29, 2019)

Passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 29, 2019 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 89.

Beloved wife of Mariano for 64 years.

Loving mother of Angelo (Marisa), Antonietta and Sandra (Kevin).

Cherished Nanna of Diana (Philip), Daniel (Sally), Lisa (Greg), Andrew (Brittany), Zachary and Melissa, and great-grandmother of Ella, Elliott, Karen, Livy and Eric.

Telegin KseniaTELEGIN, Ksenia Telegin - Lipski  - April 2, 1926 – December 29, 2019 

Passed on peacefully to be in the presence of her Lord on Sunday, December 29th, 2019, in her 94 year.

Predeceased by her husbands Stanley Lipski and Nikolai Telegin.

Loving mother of Christine Hauber (Craig), Victor Lipski (Alison), Elaine Lipski (Gordon), Stephen Lipski (Shelley).

Cherished Babushka of 10 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.

Bezzant DorethaBEZZANT, Doretha 'Jeannie B.' - (March 22, 1926 - December 29, 2019)  

Ninety three years ago a little baby girl drifted down the Oshawa Creek on an ice flow, landing at the house her dad built at 313 Nassau St.

This is the story her mom, Lilian Pearl Kirkpatrick (Luke) and her dad James Albert Kirkpatrick told her siblings, Evelyn, Florence, Glad Sale (Dud) Violet Ishii (Royal) and later to be born into the family Roger (Bud).

Doretha would come to be known as Jean or Jeannie, Mama, Mum, Nana B., Gramma, Nana Coco Bezzant, and Princess.  She attended Centre Street school (E.A. Lovell) and completed her high schooling at Oshawa College (O’Neil Colligate).

MARENGEUR, Gordon - (January 13, 1943 - December 29, 2019)

Passed away at Extendicare Oshawa on Sunday December 29, 2019 after a lengthy illness.

Father of Scott. Grandfather of Mitchell, Meghan and Justin.

Aldred RonALDRED, William 'Ron' - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on December 29, 2019 in his 78th year.

Beloved husband of Elizabeth (nee Blomeley) for 53 years.

Loving father to Stephen (Ashley) and Nancy (Joe). Adoring Grandpa to Sophia, Julia, Nicola, Emmagrace and Trent.

Predeceased by his sister, Dorothy Gail Chapman.

BENT, Gerald Breton - It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Gerald Bent on Sunday, December 29, 2019,  at age 88.

Gerald Bent of Port Perry, beloved husband of the late Marion (nee Bent).

Kitchen LorneKITCHEN, Lorne Ira  - April 24, 1965December 26, 2019

(Member of Union 416 City of Toronto) 

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday December 26, 2019, with his beloved wife Shannon, his daughter Brianna, and family and friends by his side.

Dear son of the late Howard and June Kitchen.

He will be sadly missed by his brothers, Lloyd (Lynn), Glen (Terry), Randy, and Keith (Sam) and by his many nieces, nephews and many friends.

Predeceased by two brothers Brian and Dennis.

BRAIN, Jack - Peacefully, at Country Estates Retirement Home in Lindsay, on Saturday, December 28, 2019, at age 91.

Jack Brain of Prince Albert, beloved husband of the late Elva (nee Bond).

HAMILTON, Carol Ann (NEE SHEEHAN)   - With her daughter Stacy by her side, Carol passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Saturday December 28th, 2019 at the age of 73 years.

Loving mother of Corry Hamilton and Stacy Hamilton (Wendy Davies).

Cherished grandma of Zach Hamilton.

THOMPSON, Audrey Muriel   -  May 1, 1927 - December 28, 2019. 

Audrey Thompson passed away peacefully (at the age of 92) on Saturday, December 28, 2019, at home surrounded by her family.

Predeceased by her loving husband Ernie of 60 wonderful years.

Pulla AssuntaPULLA, Assunta Carolina (Giancola) - It is with sadness that we announce the passing, into the arms of Our Lord Jesus Christ, of Assunta (predeceased by her husband Arturo).

Born in 1921 in Limosano, Camposbasso, Italy and arrived in Canada 1956 with her husband & sons Antonio (Tony and Jan) and Paolo (predeceased).

Lovingly cared for by Paul’s wife Lena (Pizzardi).

Nonna to Danielle (her kids, Emma & Jack), Nicole (Geordie & son Hugo), Siomonn (Melanie & sons Tavio, Fabien & Alfeo).