Durham Region - On-Line, Funeral and AfterLife Services

ThorntonFuneralCentre 140x60  
GROVESIDE Bnr 400x56 MountLawn R Bnr 400x40
OshawaMonuments 40x400 PortPerryMonuments 400x40
StaffordMonuments Banner 400x40 FuneralPrePlanning 400x40
FamilyInMemoriam 200x40

To place  an  'OBITUARY NOTICE'  or a  'FAMILY IN MEMORIAM' (Including Picture) with DurhamObituaries.comPlease email your submission here at  Contact-Us  for immediate posting.  Invoice will be emailed, once Notice is published.









Horgan StephanieHORGAN, Stephanie Lynn - (1981 - 2020) Stephanie died peacefully at home surrounded by the love of her family on October 6, 2020 after a courageous 7 year journey with colon cancer. 

Stephanie is the beloved wife of Michelle Smith.

Beloved daughter of Lynda and David, sister to Michael (Theresa) and Sean (Chantal) and cherished aunt of Colin, Katherine, Thomas, James, Erin, Jonah, Sophie. 

Stephanie will be lovingly remembered by her aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. 

She filled her life with loves of learning, travel, eating good food, contests, trying new products, live music and time with family and friends.  


LeBlanc MaryLeBLANC, Mary Lydie  - (August 14, 1960 – October 6, 2020)

It is with heartfelt sorrow that we announce the passing of Mary (Angel) at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday October 6, 2020 at the age 60.

Adored mother of Roger (Iana), and Amanda (Lee).

Dear sister of Daniel (Anne).

Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren, Tionna, Alyssa, Emily and Tristan. Aunt to Chrystal (Craig) and Elyse (Ashik).

Mary was predeceased by her father Roger and her mother Lydie. 

Mininno MicheleMININNO, Michele - It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Michele Mininno on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 80. 

Beloved husband to Antonietta. 

Loving father of Isabella (Corrado), Cori (Angelo) and Daniella (Steven). 

Cherished grandfather of Brianna, Sebastian, Luca and Michael. 


Valic LetiziaVALIC, Letizia  - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa in her 100th year. 

Predeceased by her beloved husband Dominic (1981) and loving daughter Ausiliatrice (1985). 

Loving mother of daughter Maria (Joe), son Dominic (Angela), and son Joe. 

Dear grandmother to Veronika (Paul), Darja, Jessica, and Matthew. Great-grandmother to Nephele, Maja, Kaitlin, and Teagan.

KEA, Gordon John –  At Sunset Manor Collingwood, on Tuesday October 6, 2020.

Gord was the beloved husband of 59 years to Carrie (Baldwin) Kea.

Loving father of Joe Kea, Kevin Kea, Karen (Ryan) Kelly, and predeceased by his son David Kea.

Goodes RuthGOODES, Ruth - (February 14, 1944October 5, 2020)

Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital Cobourg on Monday, October 5th, 2020 at 76 years of age. 

Beloved wife of the late Bart Goodes. 

Cherished mother of Lisa Furey.  Loving Nan of Taylorleigh Furey (Liam Wynne) and Jacob Furey. 

Dear sister of Danny McCormack (Karen) and the late David McCormack. 

Topa SandaTOPA, Sanda - (April 21, 1931 – October 5, 2020)

Topa, Sanda Suddenly, yet peacefully, following a brief illness, at home surrounded by her loving family on Monday, October 5th, 2020 in her 90th year.

Beloved wife of the late Niculae Topa (1931 - 1988).

Loving mother to Bogdan and his wife Liliana.

Cherished "Bica" to Stefan.


SHOWERS, Nolan James Edward - It is with broken hearts we announce the sudden passing of our cherished son, brother, grandson, nephew, and best friend on Monday, October 5, 2020 at the tender age of 16.

Loving son to Jamie and Michelle. Brother to Emma, Hannah and Chloe.

Grandson to Jane Showers and Bob Wells and the late Norman and Beryl Langdon.

BALL, Lorna May Eleanor - Peacefully at Hastings Centennial Manor, Bancroft on Monday October 5, 2020, at the age of 90.

Beloved wife of the late Ross Ball.

Loving mother of Ross and his wife Janice Ball, Daniel Ball and Steven Ball.

BALLAGH, Annie - Peacefully, on Monday, October 5, 2020, at the Westshore Retirement Village, in Port Perry, at age 101.

Annie (nee Gray) of Port Perry, beloved wife of the late Clifford Ballagh (1989).

Loved mother of Scott Ballagh, and Grant Ballagh both of Scugog Island.

 DEWELL, Larry - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Port Perry on Monday October 5th, 2020.

Beloved husband of Dorothy (nee Johns).

Dear father of Debbie Brennan (Harold) and Rod Dewell.

YARROW, Lewis Allen  - (Retired Toronto Police Officer – 32 years)

Passed away peacefully on Monday, October 5, 2020 at the age 79 with his family by his side.

Loving husband of Gloria. Beloved father of Kim Thomas (Rob) and Tracey Morrison (Gerrard).

KENDALL, Ernest Claude - Surrounded by his loving family, Ernest passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on October 5th, 2020 after a brief illness at the age of 83 years.

Beloved husband of 61 years to Marlene.

Proud & cherished father of Edward Kendall (Pauline Banks), Wendy Kendall and Cindy Kendall (Kevin Reis).

JOHNSTON, Reginald (Reg)   - On Tuesday October 5th, 2020 at home, Reg passed peacefully with his beloved wife Janet by his side.

Loving father of Carolynn (Andrew), Rodena, and Chuck.

Cherished grandfather of Seraine (Leo), Connor, Stacy (Andrew), Megan, and Ryleigh.

Paul Dr WailliamPAUL, Dr. William R. 'Bill'  - (1925 - 2020)

Passed away peacefully on October 4, 2020 in Oshawa, Ontario.

He leaves behind his loving partner and best friend Juanita Simmons.

He also leaves behind three sons and one stepson whom he each had a special and unique bond with: Bill (France), Doug (Sharon), Ross (Julie), and Patrick (Julie). 

Also, Bill leaves behind his brothers and best buddies Gord (Mary-Ann-deceased) and Don (Joan-deceased); nine Grandchildren and three great-Grandchildren. 

Bill joins in heaven his late wife Yolande, stepchildren Ronald Jr. and Robert Gibbs and his first wife Jeanne (mother of his children). 

Romic OlgaROMIC, Olga - (January 5, 1933 -  October 4, 2020)

In Loving Memory of Olga Romic, who passed away on Sunday October 4, 2020 at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto at the age of 87.

Married to Nikola for 60 years, Olga was a beloved mother to Marina (John) and Alexandra (Lou), and an incomparable Bubi to her grandchildren Andrew and Lauren.

She was predeceased by her brother Miodrag of Junkovac, Serbia.


Bicanic MaryBICANIC, Mary (nee Chunko)  - (May 9th, 1926 - October 4th, 2020)

Member of CWL and Daughters of Isabella for over 25 years.

Passed away peacefully on Sunday October 4, 2020 in her 95th year.  

She was born on May 9, 1926 in Cunkova Draga, Croatia. 

Predeceased by her beloved husband Peter of 37 years. Her parents Mark and Pepica Cunko and her sister Dragica, brother in law Mijo and nephew Josip Speljko. 

She will be greatly missed by her nieces Mira Cunko, husband Frank and Goldie Matkovich, husband Tom. 

Belmonte MaryBELMONTE, Mary - (December 7, 1949 – October 4, 2020)

It is with great sadness that the family announces the sudden passing of our loving mother and grandmother.

Mary passed away at her home on Sunday, October 4th, 2020, at the age of 70.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Michael.

Loving mother to Ryan and his wife Carmela and Marc and his wife Joanne.

Devoted Nonna to Nicolas, Emjay, Noah, Chloe, Lucy and Michael.

She will be sadly missed by her sisters Rita (Don) and Nina (Bert), her brothers-in-law Joe (Ernida), Herman (Connie), Vince (Nadia), Tony (Michelle), Patrick (Kim) and many nieces and nephews.

BRUNO, Frances Leah   - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday October 4th, 2020 at the age of 81 years. 

Loving partner of Doug Wattom.  Dear mother of Paul (Karen), Michael (Candace) & Sherri (Kevin) Farrell. 

COSTAIN, George A. - Peacefully on Sunday, October 4, 2020 at the age of 78.

Beloved husband of Jean.

Treasured father of Leigh-Ann Costain-DeFreitas (Keith Richards), Robyn McNabb (Jamie), Mark Costain (Tracy), and Gord Costain. Cherished step-father to Lynn Jackson (John), Derek McCormick (Ana), Kathryn McCormick, and Pauline Quade (Norm).


Henderson RobertHENDERSON, Robert W.   - February 19, 1936 – October 4, 2020

With broken hearts we announce the sudden passing of Bob Henderson, surrounded by his family on October 4, 2020 at St. Michael's Hospital.

Loving and adored husband of Marguerite (née Lico) for 61 happy years.

Cherished and admired by his daughter Cathie and son-in-law Scott Heard.

Adored and much loved grandpa to Jennifer and Rob. Brother to Irene Tuck and the late Ann Bond.

Bob will be missed by his new friends at Westney Gardens and other friends near and far.

Webb AudreyWEBB, Audrey - (May 9, 1930 – October 3, 2020)

Passed away on Sunday, October 3rd, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Predeceased by her first husband Norman Dunn and her second husband Ronald Webb.

Devoted mother to Joyce Dunn Barkey.

Predeceased by her son Norman Dunn (Gayle), sons-in-law Robert Barkey and Bill Dunn, sisters and brothers Morley Borrow, Gerald (Elaine) Chard, Shirley Latendresse, Eileen Graham (Ted), Ronald Borrow and William Borrow.

Sadly missed by her grandchildren Kevin Barkey (John Zimmer), Geoffrey (Kim) Dunn, Melissa (David) Fedderson, Neil Dunn and three great grandchildren Evelyn and Scott Dunn and Nicole Fedderson.

OBrien TonyO’BRIEN, Tony  - (December 18th, 1959 - October 3rd, 2020)

Tony was the keystone of his family, a man filled with generosity who dedicated his life to the happiness of those who surrounded him.

He passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, October the 3rd, 2020 at the age of 60.

He was a devoted husband, father, brother, grandfather, son, uncle, and friend.

He is survived by his wife Lesley, his children Neil, Spencer, and Courtney, his grandchildren Ryder, Max, and Lennon and his siblings Marta, Kandice, and Vincent.


Glazier MarionGLAZIER, Marion Louise  - (September 10th, 1942 - October 3rd, 2020)

Passed away on Saturday, October 3, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, after a brief illness, at the age of 78.

Predeceased by her beloved husband and best friend Ralph.

Loving mother of Michael (Marie) and Tracey (Robert).

Cherished grandmother of Lukas and Erika, who will forever hold a special love for their “Mere”.

MANAFO, Janet - Janet passed away peacefully at home with devoted family by her side on Saturday October 3, 2020 at the age of 48.

Follower of Jesus. Loved God and loved her neighbour.

Beloved wife and life partner to Jonathan. Amazing mother to Jacob and Madison.

MacKENZIE, James R.K. 'Keith' 'Jim'-  It is with heartfelt sorrow the family announces Jim’s passing at Markham Stouffville Hospital, Markham on Saturday, October 3, 2020 at the age of 78. 

Beloved husband of the late Nancy.

Loving and generous father of Barbara, Scott (predeceased) and Heather.