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MacCALLUM, Norma Althea MacCallum  - Peacefully, on Sunday, September 22, 2017 at Port Perry Place, at age 83.

Norma (nee Harding), beloved wife of the late Clarence MacCallum.

Loved mother of Valerie Hendry (Loren Muchmaker), Brad MacCallum (Trish) and Barb Kirk (Don).


Griffin JaneGRIFFIN, Jane (nee: Payne)   – February 19, 1945 - September 22, 2019

Peacefully surrounded by her family on Sunday, September 22, 2019 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 74.

Jane, beloved wife of the late Grenville Griffin (2007).

Much loved mother of Keith Griffin (Tammy), Jennifer Griffin and Jeff Griffin.

Proud grandmother of Joshua, Quinn and Delaney.


Barta EmilyBARTA, Emily (nee Irha)   -  Passed away peacefully at ThorntonView Long Term Care, Oshawa on Sunday September 22, 2019, in her 89th year.

Beloved wife of the late Steve.

Loving mother of Steve and his wife Laura (Hurst) and James and his wife Catherine (Dempster).

Loving grandma of Stephen, David, Melissa and Emily.

A special thank you to the nursing and PSW staff at ThorntonView Oshawa for their wonderful care.

TRACEY, Barabara   - Passed away surrounded by her family on Sunday, September 22nd, 2019 at the age of 76.

Loving Mother of Karen(Paul), Mark(Sheila) and Lesley(Michael).

Proud Grandmother of Jesse, Kassandra, Karly(Deceased), Zachary, Melissa, Waverly, Teagan and Ronan.

McCulloch LaurieMcCULLOCH, Laurie Nelson  - September 28, 1938 - September 22, 2019 

On Sunday, September 22, 2019, Laurie McCulloch, the Building Mover from Whitby, passed to be with his Lord. 

He was loved by his wife Mary Elspeth and his beloved children Jeffery, Jayne (Steven Coley), Gregory (Melissa), Jeremy (Nikole), Timothy (Joanna), his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 

He was also loved and respected by his stepchildren Sheri, Steven and Kerry Hilts and their families. 

SAUER, Bertha Helen (nee Bromirska)   - April 3, 1922September 21, 2019

Passed away peacefully at The Wynfield in Oshawa, Ontario on Saturday, September 21st, 2019 in her 98th year.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Fred and her sister Stella Kulis.

Keefe BarbaraKEEFE, Barbara  - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday September 21st, 2019 at the age of 75 years.

Barb, predeceased by her husband Ralph.

Beloved step-mother to Janice, Deanna (David) and Sean (Christine).

Dear step-grandmother to Michael, Julia, Sarah, Jason and Matthew.

SMITH, Jean Beverley (Black)  – On Saturday, September 21, Mom quietly left us to join Dad.

Mom was born March 5, 1937 and married Ken Smith In 1957.

At one time Mom worked at the Switchboard in Brechin for the Robertson’s and was later employed by the Township of Mara in the Municipal Offices for many years with Archie Newman and Lenore O’Donnell.

WILLIAMS, Ruth Angela (Hobbs)   - Passed away at Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay, on Saturday September 21, 2019.

Ruth was the beloved wife of the late Alfred Williams.

Ruth was the daughter of the late Sidney and Lillian (Shears) Hobbs.

SHALLHORN, John Arnold  -  Passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on September 21st, 2019 at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of Marilyn, and the world’s best Dad to Debbie (Andy), Cathy, Linda, and Jackie.

Proud Grandpa to Adam, Christopher, Nathan, Megan, Sarah, Ali and Jakob.

Ward JohnWARD, John W.   - Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at his residence on Friday September 20th, 2019 at the age of 86 years.

John, beloved husband of Christine.

Loving father of David and Jennifer.

Cherished Poppa to Dean and Logan, Grandpa to Troy, Shelby and furry friend Jojo.

Boissoin VivianBOISSOIN, Vivian Virginia  - March 3, 1941 - September 20, 2019

Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on September 20, 2019 in her 79th year.

Vivian has now been welcomed into heaven by her son Stephen and her sister Gloria Kane.

Loving wife to Frank Stolwyk for 30 years.

Devoted mother to Elizabeth Boissoin and her partner Peter Freer, Stephen's wife Heather Boissoin, Michael Boissoin and his partner Stephanie Waudby and Patricia and her husband Vincenzo Citano.

McHarg MargaretMcHARG, Margaret McHarg   - Passed away at Taunton Mills Long-Term Care in Whitby with her daughter Pamela Anne by her side on Friday September 20, 2019 at the age of 84.

Dearly loved wife of the late Jim McHarg.

Daughter of the late Elizabeth Bristlon and John Dunn.

Loving mother of Pamela and Son-in-Law Les Bergerson.

Cherished & Adored Grandmother of Bradd and his wife Marina Macedo, Jenna and her husband Giovanni Florio.

TINDALL, Frances Elizabeth   -  July 29, 1924 – September 20, 2019

Peacefully at home, at the age of 95 years.

Predeceased by brothers Bill and Jack.

Hurren MarylouHURREN, Marylou Dale (née Robinson)   - Marylou Hurren, in her 60th year, passed away in her sleep, at home, the pain and suffering ending on Monday, September 16, 2019. 

Marylou is now at peace. 

Beloved daughter of Helen and the late Orie Robinson of Nestleton. 

Loving sister of Barbara, Debbie and the late Gary Robinson. 

Marylou will be dearly missed by her best friend Paul Hurren (Mavis Bower). 

Moore MervinMOORE, Mervin - Passed away peacefully after a short battle with ALS on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa at the age of 84. 

Beloved husband of Marlene. 

Loving father of Dan, Scott and Jane.  Sadly missed by eight grandchildren. 

Dear brother of Marg Ellis, John Moore and Nettie Woodhouse and the late Elmer, Earl, Velma and Evelyn. 

OTTINGER, Anna Elisabeth 'Anneliese' - Left us peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, September 19th, 2019 at the age of 89 years.

Anna, beloved wife of 70 years to Heinz.

Loving mother of Bernard Ottinger (Hildegard), Brigitte Dewar, Connie Pugliese (Bill Kendrick) and Monica Ottinger (Terry Schriver). Cherished Oma of Aryn, Andrea (Brad), Angelo and Anthony (Candice).

WOOD, Hazel Doreen (nee McCoy)  - (July 15, 1933 – September 19, 2019) -  It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Hazel “Doreen” Wood.

Doreen passed away at Bowmanville Hospital on Thursday, September 19, 2019. 

Doreen was married to her beloved Reginald, for 61 years, who predeceased her September 30, 2015. 

JESSOP, Kathleen 'Kae' - (1924 - 2019) - Peacefully passed away on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville in her 95th year, surrounded by her loving family. 

Beloved mom of Steven, Allen, Kathie, Laney and Lori.

Loving and cherished aunt, nana and super-nana to many.

STERZINGER, Maria   - Passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on  Thursday September 19th, 2019 at the age of 90 years. 

Predeceased by her husband William Myles.

SPRATT, Lois Marie (nee Colton) Spratt  -  April 17, 1931 – September 19, 2019 

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Thursday September 19, 2019, while surrounded by her loving family. 

Beloved wife of the late Walter Spratt (1991) of Oshawa. 

BUCKING, Jan Bucking  -  In loving memory of Jan Bucking, 81 years peacefully in his sleep September 19th, 2019 at Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital with loving family at his side.

Beloved husband of Dianne for 55 years of marriage.


KAAS, Alicia Mariah Kaas  - November 27, 1992 – September 19, 2019 

Tragically, Alicia was taken from us too young at the tender age of 26 years. 

She will be forever loved by her fiancé Paul O’Quinn and the lights of her life, their children Hope and Logan who have lost the most amazing mother.