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McColm BillMcCOLM, Bill - (Born and raised in Kingston, ON) - Passed away at home with family by his side on July 25, 2020 after a courageous battle with prostate cancer. 

Loving husband and dear friend of Robin. 

Dear son of the late Glenna & Roger McColm. 

Beloved brother of Susan (Sean) Sullivan, Jim McColm and predeceased by Ken McColm (Peggy) and brother-in-law of Donald Adair (Bonnie), Terry Anne Adair and Arlene Adair. 

Cherished uncle of Rebecca and Michael Sullivan, John Corkum and Brett Adair. 

James CliftonJAMES, Clifton John (Sam) - (September 16, 1928July 25, 2020)

(Retired 40 year employee of General Motors Canada)

Passed away peacefully with family by his side at Fairview Lodge, Whitby on Saturday, July 25, 2020 in his 92nd year.

Beloved husband of Joyce (nee Taylor) of 69 years.

Loving father to Paul (Beverly), Patricia Vierhout (Fred) and predeceased by daughter Brenda.

WONNACOTT, Robert "Bob" Gordon - Went to be with his Lord and Saviour, on Saturday, July 25, 2020, at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa, at age 84.

Robert Wonnacott, beloved husband for over 60 years to Shirley (nee Elliott).

Loving father of Christine (John) Hatherly, Laurie (Dave) Hatton, Cynthia (Heinz) Dschankilic, Roberta (Mark) Armstrong, and special father to John Buchner and Mary Blair.

MUELLER, Cordelia 'Adi'  - Peacefully with her husband by her side on Saturday, July 25th, 2020 at her home in Blackstock, at age 85.

Cordelia (nee Kuckert), beloved wife of Heinz Mueller. Loved mother of Karl and the late Margaret.

TINDALL, Shannon James - On the morning of July 24, 2020, at the young age of 46, with family by his side and with little warning, Shannon James Tindall left us all in shock.

Left to mourn are his children Dylan, Brianna, Riley and their mother, his best friend and partner in crime April.

Dear son of Mel Tindall, brother of Ryan (Karyn) and their children Jessie and Jill.


Townsend MaryTOWNSEND, Mary - (March 20, 1926 - July 24, 2020)

It is with deep sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Mary Townsend.

Beloved wife of the late Donald K. Townsend, and devoted mother to Donald R (Liz), Mike (Linda) and Lisabeth.

She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren, John, Jason, Daniel, Tara and Stefanie (Justin); and her great grandchildren, Kayla, Madison and Nolan.

She was an avid gardener and artist and was the Secretary Treasurer of Townsend Electric Limited for over 50 years.


Hall MaryHALL, Mary Jayne - Jayne passed away suddenly at the age of 61 on Saturday July 18, 2020 due to a massive stroke. 

She will be greatly missed by her partner Craig Watson. 

Jayne was the loving mother of Stephanie (Sean), Robbie (Azure), Tiphanie and special mom to Daniel and Heather (Billy); predeceased by infant son Jaymee.

She was a proud grammy of 7, plus countless others who were so very dear to her.

Quick BarbaraQUICK, Barbara Ann - (June 14, 1935 – July 24, 2020)

Passed away on July 24, 2020 in the Palliative Care Unit at Northumberland Hills Hospital, with her daughters Linda and Jennifer by her side.

Loving wife of Ronald (d.2002).

Devoted mother to Stephen (Gayle), Linda O’Brien (Murray), Bill (Jeva Donnelly), Jennifer David (Eric).

Beloved grandmother to Steven Lorrain (Danielle), Nicole Lorrain (Dan Stewart), Daniel Quick (Nicole), Benjamin Quick (Kristen Bennett).


McLean IanMcLEAN, Ian Stanley - (May 7, 1942 - July 24, 2020)

Ian passed away peacefully aboard the “Peace Train”, surrounded by his adoring family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa from complications of Parkinson’s which he courageously battled for 8 years. 

Ian was a kind soul with a gentle smile and will be forever missed.

He leaves behind his loving wife Sue Mclean (Kyle) of 55 years whom he shared his remarkable life with.

Together they had three wonderful daughters, Tracy, Joelle (Keith), Erin (Daryl).

Hulse JeanneHULSE, Jeanne A.   - June 11, 1925July 22, 2020

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our Mom, Jeanne Hulse (Markham, ON), eldest daughter of the late Harvey & Helen Smith of Odessa, ON, peacefully at her home in Port Perry on July 22, 2020, at the age of 95.

She was loved and cherished by many including: her late husband Kenneth; her children, Ron (Karen Chadwick) and Christine Horne (Steve DeFreitas, Steve Horne); her grandies, Kelly Sims (Mark), Christopher Horne (Laura), Stephanie Horne (Jason Mohyla); Sharley DeFreitas & Ryan DeFreitas (Kaitlyn) & her great grandies, Kiera, Hailey, Tristen, Riley, MacKenzie, Quinn, Brooklyn, Logan and the late Landon, & Lucas. 

Bryant IsabelleBRYANT, Isabelle  - (April 1, 1935July 23, 2020)

It is with deep sadness, the family of Isabelle Bryant (nee Butler) announces her passing at Stirling Manor Nursing Home, on July 23rd, 2020, at the age of 85.  

Beloved wife of almost 68 years to Gordon. 

Loving mother to Gary (Josèe), Susan, Sheila (Rick), Carolyn, and Michael (Cynthia). 

Doting Grandma to Wayne (Sherry), Keri (Joe), Eric, Christopher, Jacqueline (Thomas), Noah, Derek, Patricia, Tristan, Travis and Quay. 

FARDELLA, Evelyn Jean (nee Harness) - (January 19, 1924 – July 24, 2020)

Passed away peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg Ontario.

BURNETT, Kenneth George - Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, July 24th, 2020 at the age of 81.

He was a devoted father to David Burnett, Kerry(Mark) Ireland and Lynne(John) Miller.

MONGEON, Leo   - October 21st, 1945 July 24th, 2020

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Leo Mongeon announce his passing on Friday, July 24, 2020 in his 75th year.

Leo passed peacefully at home surrounded by the love of his family after a hard-fought battle.

Callerie AntoninaCALLERI, Antonina - (April 29th, 1935 - July 23rd, 2020)

Passed away at Amica, Swan Lake, Markham, on Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 in her 86th year. 

Loving mother of Carmela Enright and her husband Tim of St. Thomas, Paul Calleri and his wife Angie of Brooklin and Rita Simone and her husband Sam of Scarborough. 

Much loved Nonna of Samantha (Paul), Alessandra, Megan and Julia.

Lukow NormaLUKOW, Norma - (September 23, 1939 – July 23, 2020)

Norma Lukow was born on September 23, 1939 in Oshawa, ON.

It is with great sadness and pain that we announce the peaceful passing of Norma Cairine Lukow, at her home on July 23.

She was a loving and faithful wife for 61 years to her beloved husband, Edward, and a wonderful and devoted mother to Debbie (Steve), David (Lisa), April (Greg), and Melanie (Norman).


Helm JoyceHELM, Joyce Elizabeth - (April 21st, 1944 - July 23rd, 2020)

Passed Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday July 23rd, 2020. 

Beloved wife of Edgar “Ed” Helm for 53 years. 

Loving mother of Paul and Karen Helm (Rich Vainio). 

Dear sister of Catherine Hillman, Janet Sabourin, sister in law of Shirley Ellison, Marion & Betty Helm and Bill Riddell. Predeceased by her sister Lois, brothers in law Douglas & Arthur and brothers in law Gary Hillman & Rene Sabourin. 


McDonald AliceMcDONALD, Alice Emily   -  October 17, 1931 – July 23, 2020

With heavy hearts the family of Alice Emily McDonald announce her passing after residing 41 years at King Hill Farm in King City.

Beloved wife of the late Joseph James McDonald.

Cherished mother of Tim McDonald (Val), Dr. Joanne McDonald/Daley (Kevin), Peter McDonald (Anne), Paul McDonald (Jayrene).

Adored grandmother of Stephen (Hollie) (residing in San Francisco), Jeremy, Alison, Julia, Kari, Vera, Victoria (studying in UK), Meghan (residing in New York City) Lauren (Ian), and Keira.

PIECZYNSKI, Aleksandra (Tkaczuk) - Peacefully passed away on July 23rd, 2020 at the age of 95.   

Beloved wife of the late Hieronim "Henry" Pieczynski. 

Dear mother of George Tkaczuk and daughter in law Candace. 

WEST, Anne Janet (nee Stapleton) -  With heavy hearts we announce that on July 23, 2020 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre after a lengthy illness, our beloved wife, mother and nana is now at peace.  

Beloved wife of Dean West.  Loving mother of Cindy, Deanna, John and the late Terry. 

BILLINGSLEY, Robin - (November 14, 1979 - July 23, 2020)

It is with great sadness that we share the loss of our adored wife, daughter, sister, aunt and friend.

MORTON, Peter - (December 4, 1938 – July 23, 2020)

We are very sorry to let you know of the loss of our dear and wonderful husband, caring father, grand-father, uncle and loyal friend. Peter had a deep love and passion for family and a love of nature; especially fishing. 

Sadly, he left us peacefully on July 23rd surrounded at home by his loving family.

DRUMMOND, Wilma Jean Drummond   -  November 15, 1931 - July 24, 2020

Passed away on Friday, July 24th, 2020 in her 89th year, after a brief battle with cancer.

Beloved wife of the late David.


Nicholas ScottNICHOLAS, Scott John - (November 17, 1962 – July 22, 2020) 

It is with great sadness that we share the loss of our Dad, Son, Brother, Poppy, Nephew, Uncle and Friend. 

Scott was the much-loved Son of Nick (deceased) and Eleanor Nicholas, and the Brother of Lisa (Doug Ash). 

Father to Michael (Olivia), Ashley (Jordan), Brandon and Nick.

Beloved Poppy to Sydney and Mya, and adored Uncle of Darien.

CORMELL, Richard John   – Born May 10, 1965.  Passed at Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital on July 22, 2020.

Richard was the son of Dennis and Sylvia.

Brother of Karl (Mary), Gary, and Denise (John).

WADE, Kenneth A. - (September 30, 1927 - July 22, 2020)

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Kenneth on Wednesday July 22, 2020 at the age of 92.

He is survived by his devoted wife Leone of 65 years. Loving father to David (Catharine), Colleen Lecourt (Raymond).