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MacIntosh LoisMACINTOSH, Lois Jean (Clish) - (June 7th, 1934 - January 8th, 202)

Passed away peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Saturday January 8th, 2021 in her 87th year. 

Loving wife of the late Mac (2008). 

Much loved mother of Laurie Sheppard and her husband Joe of Newcastle and Jennifer Diotte (late Mark) of Ashburn.

Grandmother of Jim, Robert, Gemma, Jeff, Kate, Russell, Tia, William, Natalie and Bridgette. Great-Grandmother of Berlyn, Henry, and Flynn.

Browne CarolBROWNE, Carol Anne (Cherryholme) - (February 5, 1956 – January 8, 2021)  

Passed away peacefully at Hillsdale Terraces on Friday January 8, 2021, in her 65th year.

Dearly beloved wife of Michael of 47 years.

Loving mother of Christy Whiteman (Jassen) and Kelly Pereira (Richard). Cherished Nana of Jackson, Reese, and Nicholas.

Dear sister of Debbie Kernaghan (Sandy) and predeceased by her sister Judy Chapman. Survived by brother in law Al.

Dear daughter of the late Raymond and Bernadette Cherryholme.


Kolodziej WladyslawKOLODZIEJ, Wladyslaw 'Walter' - (July 26th, 1951 -  January 8th, 2021)

Passed away suddenly at home, on Friday January 8, 2021, in his 70th year.

Beloved husband of Genevieve for 32 years.

Loving father of Sabrina, Jeremy and the late Michael.

Walter was very active in the Polish community.

MOLSON, Evelyn  - Passed away peacefully with her husband by her side, on January 8th, 2021 in her 93rd year. 

Beloved wife to Don for 74 years (It would have been 75 years on July 1, 2021). 

Loving mother to David (Arline), Paul, Stephen (Susan) and Mark (Keri).

HOFSTRA, Stella Irene - Passed away peacefully at Glenhill Strathaven LTC on January 8, 2021 at the age of 79 years. 

Loving mother of Laura, Katherine and John-Peter. 

GILFOY, Margaret-Ann (Shore) -  Said her final goodbye on January 8, 2021 at the age of 88.

Predeceased by her late husband James and life companion Villius (John) Pauzers. 

Survived and deeply loved by her children, Patricia (Ed), Dan (Fiona), and Jo-Ann (Jim). 

CALLAGHAN, Thomas Brentnall - We are deeply saddened at the passing of Thomas Brentnall Callaghan on January 8, 2021 at the age of 87 years.

Beloved husband of Frances Anne Callaghan (predeceased). Loving father of Debbie (Spike), Brian (Debbie), Pamela (Micheal), Kimberley (Danny) and loving stepfather to Glen.

Wisneski WandaVISNESKI Wanda Helen - (August 18, 1931 – January 7, 2021)

On a bright and beautiful winter afternoon, January 7, 2021, The Lord called our beloved Wanda Helen Visneski (nee Wrubel) Home, in her 90th year.

She passed peacefully with her husband and daughter at her side.

Wanda was born in Oshawa, Ontario on August 18, 1931 to parents Michaelina and Karel Wrubel.

A devout Catholic her entire life, Wanda met her best friend and future husband, Joseph Visneski, at a neighbourhood dance. Together, they shared the Sacrament of Marriage on September 19, 1953.

Asling PaulASLING, Paul Richard  - The family of Paul Asling sadly announces his unexpected passing at home on January 7, 2021 at the age of 74 years.

Beloved husband of Kathy for 49 years. 

Loving father of Kimberly Asling-Ings (David), Sean Asling (Rachelle) and Tara Asling (Joe Kehoe). 

Adored Papa of Richard Ford (Kapo Lo), Jennifer Ford, Aurora Asling, Andrew Sturgeon, Nathan Sturgeon, Megan Sturgeon, Sarah Sturgeon, Heather Sturgeon, Mary Kehoe, Christopher Kehoe, Payton Martin, Callan Kehoe and Irelynn Kehoe.  Cherished great-papa of Liam. 

COMO, Brett  - Unexpectedly, on Thursday, January 7, 2020, at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto at age 35.

Brett Como, beloved son of Robert and Theresa Como of Cannington.

Dear brother of Rudy Kortekaas, Samantha Como (Ryan) and Robert Jr. Como (Rebecca).

CLEMENT, Gerard 'Gerry' - (October 19, 1931 - January 7, 2021)

It is with great sadness that the family of Gerard (Gerry) Clement announces his passing at the age of 89, on Thursday, January 7th, 2021 at Scarborough Grace Hospital.

Gerry will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 55 years, Rejeanne and his children, Jennifer (Ritch) and Daniel (Paige).

GYLYTIUK, Stan  - Passed away unexpectedly on January 7, 2021 at the age of 76 years. 

Beloved husband of Lynn (nee Yeo) for 52 years. 

Proud and loving father of Carey Gregorashuk (Shannon), Kimberly Cox, Shane Gylytiuk (Wendy Spence), Tammy Brown (Andrew Taylor, Phil Brown), John Halik (Nicole), Sarah Halik, Kathy Collier, Christopher Butler & Virginia Bierman. 

PURDY, Flora Emmaline (nee NORWOOD)   - July 7, 1920 - January 7, 2021

Flora was the loving Mother of Ron, Carol, Helen and Tom. 

MILLER, Cheryl Janet  - June 25, 1945 - January 8, 2021 

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday January 8, 2021 at the age of 75.

Predeceased by loving mother Viva.

Pike ZakaiPIKE, Zakai O’Shane - Passed suddenly and unexpectedly on Wednesday January 6th, 2021, at the age of 20 months, at Ajax Hospital. 

Zakai was born on March 7th, 2019 and was the beloved son of Aisha and Owen.

Loving brother of Azari.

Will be lovingly remembered by his Grandmothers Heather, and Paulette, Grandfathers Thomas, Owen and Michael, Great Grandparents Gwendolyn and Garnet, Aunts Folshade, Tanya, Kadian P, Raquel P, Sali, LM, Michelle, Joy Ann, Judith Hinds, Bev, Joan, Pat, and Barbara and uncles Chris, Devonte, Aidon, Warren, Marquel, Taniel, David, Oliver, Greg, Von, and Andrew, and many other family and friends who knew and loved him.  

Cottrell LaurieCOTTRELL, Laurie Ann  -  (September 7, 1960January 6, 2021)

Peacefully at home on Wednesday, January 6th, 2021 at 60 years of age.

Loving mother of Ryan (Carizza) and Corrie.

Cherished daughter of Stephen and Karen Deeth. Dear sister of Sherry and her husband Joe Filetti. 

She will be sadly missed by her nieces Stefanie (Adrian), Brittany (Vince) and great niece and nephews Liam, Greyson, Edie and Lincoln.

KOTOFF, Florence Mary Louise -  (February 22nd, 1925 - January 7th, 2021)

Passed away at Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay, on Thursday January 7, 2021 at the age of 95 years.

Florence Kotoff of Beaverton was the beloved mother of Shirley I. Kidman and Stephen (Sharon) Bruneau.

ARSCOTT, Hugh Ellwood - (November 23rd, 1939 - January 6th, 2021)

(Retired 36-year employee of General Motors)

Passed away in Barrie on Wednesday, January 6, 2021.

Beloved husband of Stephanie (Bowen) Arscott of Beaverton. Loved father of Marlon, Angeline (Carter) and Cory (Stephanie).

DANIELS, Brian George - It is with profound grief and sorrow that the family announces the death of Brian on January 6, 2021.

He leaves his heartbroken wife Terri and, sons Jeremy in Australia and Nick (Sue) in Sutton, ON, grandchildren Elliott, Jonah, Amos, Rachael, Hannah and Chloe.  And a great grandson born in Australia on Jan 10. 

JEFFREYS, Steven James - (October 1957 - January 2021)

On Wednesday January 6th, 2021, Steven James Jeffreys passed away peacefully in his home at the age of 63 years.

He was a husband, brother, father, grandfather and son to Jim and Doris (Campbell) Jeffreys, and a devoted friend to many more.

Osmond ChadwickOSMOND, Chadwick 'Chad' Gordon - Passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday January 5th, 2021 at the age of 36. 

Loving father, leaving behind his precious Gracie. 

Adoring son of Owen (Lovern) Osmond and Muriel (Mike) Spencer. 

Devoted little brother of Alice Osmond.  Proud uncle of Tehya “Kiddo” Osmond.

Mottile VincenzoMOTTILE, Vincenzo “Vince” - (November 12, 1955 – January 5, 2021)

Passed away peacefully at home with his loving family by his side on January 5, 2021 after a nine-year battle with cancer.

He was 65 years old.

His parents Pietro and Antonietta welcomed him in heaven with their open arms.

Vince is survived by his loving and devoted wife Ania, loved and respected by his beautiful children Yolanda (Joshua) and Julian (Emily).

He was the most loving Nonno to his dear Jakob.

Adair BettyADAIR, Betty Jean  - (October 27, 1928 – January 5, 2021)

It is with great sadness the family of Betty Jean Adair announces her passing on January 5, 2021, at Lakeridge Hospital, Oshawa at the age of 92.

Jean was married to the love of her life, the late John Adair.

Loving mother to Tom (Heather), Janice (Blair) and John (Beverly).

Jean was a proud grandmother to Lisa, Lori, Matthew, Aaron, Morgan, Mark, Megan, Kyle, John Michael and Trevor.

MOORE, Gwendolyne Mary (nee Davis)  - Peacefully, at Lakeridge Health Port Perry on January 5, 2021 at the age of 92.

Predeceased by Norman, her beloved husband of 68 years.

Loving mother of Larry (Patricia), Linda and Lorraine Feher (Mark).

BATHGATE, Robert James Sr. - (April 1st, 1935 - Tuesday, January 5th, 2021)

Of Beaverton ON, passed away peacefully on January 5, 2021 after a lengthy illness.

Robert was the beloved husband of Olive (Pursall) for over 64 years.

Collin GordonCOLLINS, Gordon Bell - (February 20th, 1937 - January 4th, 2021)

Passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side on Monday January 4th, 2021 at the age of 83 after a life well lived, full of strong friendships, long laughs and too many fond memories to count. 

Cherished husband of June for 61 years.

Most loved Dad of Alyson of Brooklin and Ken and his wife Charmaine of Markham. 

Proud grandfather of Alex (Nicole), Kyle, Logan (Randy), Destiny, Carter, Vanessa and Rachel. Delighted great grandfather of Dawson and Paisley.