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Strong EarlSTRONG, Earl James Jr.  - (May 12, 1969 - January 20, 2018)

Passed away suddenly on Sunday, January 20th, 2018, at the age of 48 years.

Dearly beloved husband of Janice Hoy. 

Proud and loving father of Blake, Brock, and Brody.


Pedersen RitaPEDERSEN, Rita Kamma - (Chrysler Retiree) - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 13, 2018.

Beloved mother of Wayne (Laurie) and Jerry (Karen), grandmother of Meghan (Rajan) and Jerry, and greatgrandmother of Jasmine and Maya.

Rita lived life to the fullest, travelled all around the world and enjoyed over 30 cruises with her partner Don (predeceased).

Rita will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by her family and friends.


Snucins JanisSNUCINS, Janis  – Passed away on January 20, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville at the age of 94.

Predeceased by his wife Pauline (2002).

Father to Vit (Sheila), Ed (Janet) and Erik.


Puglisevich FortunataPUGLISEVICH, Fortunata  - April 4th, 1931 - January 20th, 2018

Now with her Lord and Savior.

It is with heavy hearts the family announce the peaceful passing of Fortunata on Saturday, January 20th, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Loving wife of Agostino Lino Puglisevich for 62 years.

Devoted mother of Frank (Lori), Mario (Bernadette) and Doris (Andrew).


Debosky BernardDEBOSKY, Bernard Andrew (Bernie) - (Retired General Motors, 43 years)

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday January 20th, 2018 at the age of 79.

Loving husband of Una Debosky (nee Hennelly) of Oshawa for 51 years.

Much loved Dad of Stephen Debosky and his wife Theresa of Newnan Georgia and Andrea Debosky and her husband Ernie Csizmadia of Bowmanville.


Hayes LornaHAYES, Lorna Evelyn  - (23-January-1932 - 20-January-2018)

It is with sadness twice over that we now write of the passing of Lorna Hayes at age 85, just 43 days after the passing of her husband of 63 years, Clifford.

Lorna died peacefully at Hillsdale Estates with family at her side. Lorna was the beloved mother of Blaine, Philip and wife Cindy, Janet, and Carol and husband Chris.


Wyrozub MargaretWYROZUB, Margaret Minnie (nee Derkacz)  - (February 5, 1923 - January 20, 2018) - 

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing at home of Margaret Wyrozub in her 94th year on Saturday, January 20th, 2018.

Margaret was born on February 5th, 1923 in Shabaqua, Ontario, just north of Thunder Bay, to John and Julia Derkacz.


Rowinski MarieROWINSKI, Marie Elizabeth “Mona” (nee: McAdam)  - It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Marie on January 20th, 2018 one day shy of her 76th birthday.

Loving wife of 50 years to the late Michael Rowinski (2012).

Fun-loving mother to Terri-Lynn (Scott Hill) and Lori-Ann (Gerard Conlin).


Irvine WalterIRVINE, Walter Lloyd  - May 26, 1932 - January 20, 2018

Passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 20th, 2018, at the age of 85 years. Predeceased by his wife Muriel and son Shane.

Survived by son Stephen (Corinne), daughter Susan Smith; Daughter in-law Carol Irvine; grandchildren Todd and Adam Smith (Leah McCormick), Rachel and Dylan Irvine; and great grandchildren Lily Smith.


STEAD, Gordon  - Peacefully, on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Reachview Village in Uxbridge, at age 73.

Gordon, beloved husband of Maureen “Mo” (nee Edwards).


Heikkila SandraHEIKKILA, Sandra  -  November 24, 1960 - January 14, 2018

After being blessed with many additional years of life and love that she was told she may not have, on Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Sandy passed away in Oshawa at the age of 57.

Loving partner of John Jarrett and beloved mother of Kyle Spenceley.


Jones MargaretJONES, Margaret Louise  - Retiree General Motors of Canada 46 Years-Service.

Peacefully on Friday January 19, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 88.

Margaret is predeceased by her parents David and Ruby Jones (nee Anderson) and her siblings Gertrude Lillian Jones, George (Ruby), and Reginald (Alice) and Dorothy Coverly (George).


CRAWFORD, Harold  -  It is with heavy hearts the family announce Harold’s sudden passing at home on Friday, January 19, 2018 in his 85th year.

Beloved husband of the late Marie Crawford. Loving mother of Ben (Gail), Steve (Tony Speck) and the late Michael.


Dale ElizabethDALE, Elizabeth (nee Bugden) - After a long battle with cancer, Promoted to Glory with her family by her side on Friday January 19, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville in her 87th year.

Beloved wife of the late Leonard.

Dear mother of Gilbert (Tammy), Sam (Renée), David (Lorenda), Sharon (John) Inglis and Joanne Wolfe.


Gasior JanGASIOR, Jan -  May 29, 1936 - January 19, 2018

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of John Gasior on January 19, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville.

Father to Linda (Juan), Jonathan, Mark (Karolina) and Cindy (Nelson).


Wolla MonaWOLLA, Mona Lisa (nee Jorgensen) - (September 23, 1936 - January 19, 2018) - 

It is with deep sadness that Mona's family announces her passing at Oshawa, Ontario on Friday January 19, 2018. In her 82nd year.

Beloved wife of late Per Johan Wolla. Loved mother of Peter (Ellen), John (Kim), Stein (Barbara) and Brian (Angela).


GOMES, Elvira  - Born Terceira, Acores; Elvira passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville with family at her side on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at the age of 81.

Beloved wife of the late Jose Gomes.


Johnson EvelynJOHNSON, Evelyn  - It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Evelyn Johnson on January 18, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville.

Predeceased by her husband Jack Johnson (1984).


Gough CeliaGOUGH, Celia (nee THOMASON)  - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 92.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Stephen, Celia is the loving mother of Loretta, Maureen, Eileen and Karen.

She will be sadly missed by grandchildren Leah (Paul), Rachel, Emily (Danny), Kayla and Daniel and great-grandchildren Owen and Nola.


MacDonald JoyceMacDONALD, Joyce (nee Wolosewich)  - August 14, 1941 - January 18, 2018

Passed away peacefully at Hillsdale Estates on January 18th, 2018.

Beloved mother of Kelly (Tim Bradley), Stephanie (Alex Lane) and Shanna (Chris Couper).

Loving Baba to Jordan, Noah, Luke, Levi, Hannah and Grace.


Cheung SukCHEUNG, Suk Kwan  - Passed away peacefully at Scarborough General Hospital on Thursday January 18th, 2018 at the age of 95.

Reunited with her beloved husband, the late Chi Keung CHUNG.

Loving mother of the late Kwok Hung and his wife Yuk Fung, Alkaand her husband Paul, Ada and her partner Jimmy, and Ella and her husband Eddie.


MacDonald WayneMACDONALD, Wayne Thomas Henry - (Retired 31 year Systems Analyst at EDS)

Unexpectedly at home on Thursday January 18th, 2018 in his 74th year.

Beloved son of the late Gertrude and William MacDonald.

Dear brother of Carolyn Davis and her husband Howard and the late James MacDonald.


COURTICE, Catherine Helen Courtice (nee Hoar)  - It is with sadness but light hearts that the family of Helen Courtice announce her peaceful passing at the Meaford Long Term Care home in Meaford ON on Thursday January 18, 2018.


DAVIS, Shirley Marie (nee Elson)  -  It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Shirley Davis on Thursday, January 18th, 2018 in her 81st year. 

Shirley was at her home surrounded by her family with Mervyn in her thoughts.

NORONHA, Robert Gerald   - 1929 - 2018  It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Robert Gerald Noronha on Thursday January 18, 2018.


GIBSON, Edith Gibson  - Peacefully, on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at the Frost Manor in Lindsay, at age 101.

Edith (nee Sarjantson) formerly of Prince Albert, beloved wife of the late Frank Gibson (April 17, 1996).

Loving mother of Ronald Gibson and his wife Marilyn of Port Perry.