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Corvinelli VincenzoCORVINELLI, Vincenzo  - (President Corvinelli Construction/Pardo Estates)

Passed away at his home on Saturday, May 2nd, 2020 at the age of 86.

Much loved husband of Teresa (nee Colvecchia) for 63 years. 

Dear brother of Antonio Corvinelli and his wife Madeline of Russell ON, Anna Pulla and her husband Rinaldo of Oshawa and Teresa Costanzo of Courtice.

Coolidge SonyaCOOLIDGE, Sonya Marie   - Passed away peacefully at St. Mary's hospital in Kitchener on Saturday, May 2nd, 2020 at the age of 83.

Beloved wife of Stan Coolidge for 61 years.

Sonya can now be with her late daughter Patti (Bob McCulloch, Rita).

She was also a loving mother to Cathy (Geof Marlow), and Russ (Gaby).

Devoted grandma to Henry, Jack, Laura, Claire, Julia, Bailey, Aidan, Benton, Montse, Isa and Taylor.

Dear sister of Shirley (Gerry Gelette).

Briggs Shandy LynnBRIGGS, Shandy-Lynn Andrea  - (November 23, 1971 - May 1, 2020)

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Shandy following complications related to a cardiac arrest.

At the young age of 48 she passed peacefully with her supportive Husband by her side.

Shandy is survived by the love of her life and Husband Ray Van Schyndel.

She will be deeply missed by her Father Dave (Deb) Briggs and her Mother Imelda Maguire (Dave).

NIXON, Jane (Jean) Swindell (nee Bradshaw)   -  August 20, 1934 – May 2, 2020

With heavy hearts but also joyous souls we announce that Jane (Jean) Nixon ascended into heaven to be with her Lord after a long and tiring battle with Dementia. 

Jane, known to her family and friends as Jean, led a wonderfully full life! 

TOGAWA, Jean  - Passed away peacefully at Scarborough General Hospital, on Saturday, May, 2, 2020, at the age of 87.

Predeceased by her beloved spouse Joe and loving mother of Shane (Wendy), Rhett.

Dear grandmother of Noah.


Luke JohnLUKE, John Oliver   -  October 5, 1933 – April 29, 2020 

A tribute to a husband, father, grandfather, friend and mentor.

In his home that he designed and built, John passed away peacefully with his loving and devoted wife Valerie at his bedside.

He was 86.

John started developing health issues in his late seventies. He had Myasthenia Gravis challenging him for 15 years. During this time, he had shingles.

This was devastating for him as it left him no eyesight or hearing on his right side. He was very sick.

Van Manen PieterVan MANEN, Pieter   -  November 6th, 1943 - April 29th, 2020

Pieter (Peter) Cornelis Van Manen was called home to be with his heavenly Father on April 29, 2020.

He was 76 years old.

Peter will be dearly missed by his siblings, Ina Jeeninga, George Vink, Sadie Van Manen, Mary and Lammert Huizenga, Theresa Van Manen, and Ted Van Manen.

He will be fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and nephews.

LUSTENBERGER, Josef 'Joe' - (January 16th, 1926 - May 1st, 2020)

It is with great sadness that we announce that Joe has passed away peacefully in his 95th year from natural causes.  

Loving husband and father, Joe worked for GM for 35 years before retiring to a more simple life.  

MADDER, Doris May (Lane) Madder  - August 3, 1922 – May 1, 2020

Doris passed peacefully at the Sunnybrook Veteran’s Centre in Toronto.

We are extremely grateful for the excellent care and support given to her and to her family over the past few months by the staff at Sunnybrook Care Centre.

ALLEN, Lloyd Charles Allen  - Peacefully, at the Markham-Stouffville Hospital on Saturday, May 2nd, 2020, at age 82.

Lloyd Allen, beloved husband of June (nee Welsh) for 64 years.

Loved father of Audrey Teefy (Hugh), Susan Allen (BJ), Frank Allen (Elisa) and Teresa Allen.

TARONE, Angelo  - It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Angelo Tarone.

Angelo passed peacefully on May 2 2020 at the Villa Colombo Home in his 87th year.

He has joined the Heavenly Kingdom with his beloved wife Noella Tarone (nee: Bergeron).

JACKSON, Reginald Ivan - Of Brighton, Ontario, formerly of Hastings, passed away on Thursday April 30, 2020 at the age of 78.

He was born in Walsall, England, the son of the late Sydney Ivor and Daisy Jackson. He moved to Canada in 1950.

Proud member of Toronto Fire for 25 years and Hastings Fire Chief for 10 years.

Dennis NellieDENNIS, Nellie 'Nell' - On April 25, 2020, the Angels sang "Amazing Grace."

The Lord came down and touched her face,
Held her hand and whispered low,
Come with me it is time to go. 

Nellie passed away peacefully with her daughter Catherine at her side at The Wynfield LTC, in Oshawa, on Saturday, April 25, 2020. 

She was one month shy of her 97th year. 

Her son and daughter were both able to be with her and comfort her.


Schneider UweSCHNEIDER, Uwe Hermann   - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 73.

Beloved husband of Mary.

Adoring grandfather of Brandon and Austin and father of Andrew.

Predeceased by his brother Peter.

Uwe will be fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews.

He retired after many years of service with Chrysler as a Mechanical Engineer.

Uwe’s love of life will be missed by all who knew him.

SNOW, Adam Christian Dennis - It is with broken hearts, the family announces Adam’s sudden passing on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at the age of 39.

Beloved husband of Shannon Snow for 12 years. Treasured father of Jack Snow, Nash Snow and baby girl Lily (to be).

Loving son of Denise Moniz and David Moniz (Stepfather), Dennis Snow and Anne Snow (Stepmother). Dear brother of Lindsay Snow, Jason Hobbs, Brian Moniz, Dave Jr. Moniz, Joseph Stryde, Chantele Moniz, Dillon Thompson.

JAIRAM, Radica (Das) Jairam  - Was born on May 28th, 1949 to Lily and Shivratan Das in Enmore, Guyana. 

She passed away on April 30th, 2020 in Toronto.

She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be missed by many.

GAETZ, Jerrold Stafford   -  Ottawa, April 14, 1936 – Uxbridge, April 30, 2020 

Born in Ottawa, he grew up in Creighton Mine and Copper Cliff, Ontario and graduated from the University of Western Ontario. 

He was soon employed at Ontario Hydro in North Bay and then in Toronto. 


McDougall LornaMcDOUGALL, Lorna Florence (nee Foley)   -  March 7, 1952 – April 28, 2020

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Lorna McDougall, age 68, who passed away peacefully at home.

Dearly beloved wife of Doug McDougall for 26 years.

Loving mother to her children Neil (Joselyn), Frank (predeceased), Michael (Katherine) and Mario (Kelly).

Devoted Grandma and Jazzy to Jaimie (Michael), Alix, Anna, Anthony, Jason and Julianna.

Mitchell StellaMITCHELL, Stella Ann (nee Carpenter) - (August 6th, 1936 - April 29th, 2020)

Passed away at her home in Ashburn on Wednesday April 29th, 2020 at the age of 84.  

Predeceased by her husband William Mitchell (1990) 

Forever loved by her children and grandchildren.

KLIS, Joseph Thaddeus (Ted)    - Peacefully, on April 24, 2020, at Fairview Lodge in Whitby, Ontario.

Beloved Husband of Shirley (nee Green), Father of Shawn (Wendy) and Steven (Catharine) and cherished Granddad to Sara (Jim) and Kaytlin.

Predeceased by his son Kevin and brother Wally.

Anderson HildaANDERSON, Hilda Ruth May (nee Flowers)  - October 12, 1935April 29, 2020

Suddenly on April 29, 2020, in her 85th year, Hilda of Oshawa, Ontario passed away.

Predeceased by husband Stewart.

Beloved mother of Mark (Rosanna) of Scarborough, Chris (Julie) of Vancouver, and Janet (Bill) In't Veldt, of Oshawa.

Lovingly remembered by grandchildren Joe (Shireen), Michael, Lianna (Trixie), Stewart (Amber) and Lena (Matt), Layna (Nick) and Jordan (Aislinn), and great-grandchildren Anderson, Teresa, Penelope, Isla, Avah, Owen and Marshall. 

ARENDOQUE, Flora Arendoque   - May 14, 1939 - May 3, 2020 

Flora Pimentel Arendoque, 80, 11 days before her 81st birthday, died 3rd of May 2020 at her residence Orchard Villa in Pickering, Ontario, Canada 13 days after being diagnosed with Covid-19.

Although asymptomatic, her health deteriorated not due but because of Covid-19.

WONNACOTT, Carol - At Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Thursday April 30th, 2020, at the age of 86 years.

Dear mother of Angela (Brian). Dear sister of David Lee (Bonnie). Survived and loved by many friends. 

Carol was a former member of Toastmasters, had a 30 year career teaching music and was a lifelong beef farmer.

SUTTON, Ralph Edward - (December 4, 1937 - April 30, 2020)

It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to our Dad, Ralph Sutton, on April 30, 2020.

Ralph passed away peacefully in his sleep at Ajax Pickering Hospital.

RADICA, Jairam (Das) - Was born on May 28th, 1949 to Lily and Shivratan Das in Enmore, Guyana. 

She passed away on April 30th, 2020 in Toronto.

She was the middle child of three siblings. She married Herolall Jairam at Lot 8, Newtown, Enmore on January 18th, 1969.

Templeton RobertTEMPLEMAN, Robert John -  (October 20, 1987 – April 28, 2020)

Passed away on April 28, 2020.

Beloved son of Doug and Trudy. Loving brother of Michael and Pamela Chaulk Abbott (Daren).

Will be missed by his Aunts and Uncles Bonnie (Randy), Cynthia (Tony), Cathy and Kim (Craig).