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DERZBACH, Dorothy Derzbach  -  Heaven has been blessed with another Angel.

Dorothy passed away peacefully at her home on April 27th just 23 days after Werner, her loving husband for 63 years, passed away before her.

Theirs was a true love story. 

BOGDANIS, Stavrula Bogdanis   -  1921 - 2022

Passed away peacefully at Hellenic Home for the Aged, Scarborough on Thursday, April 28, 2022 in her 101st year.

MITCHELL, George M.B. Mitchell   -  1963 - 2022  Passed away peacefully, into the loving arms of Jesus, at his home on Thursday, April 28, 2022 at the age of 58.

Dearly loved husband of Roxanne; beloved father of Megan, Justin (Casey) and Jesse (Kate); Papa of Remy.

George is also sadly missed by his grand-nephew, Cayden as well as other family and his many friends.

UNDERWOOD, Heidi Underwood   -  Peacefully, with family by her side and after a courageous battle with cancer on Thursday, April 28, 2022 at the Oak Ridges Hospice in Port Perry, at age 64, Heidi (nee Kurrle) passed away.

Beloved wife of Steven Underwood. Loved mother of Lauralie (Paul), Karl (Rena), Mark and Richard (Michelle).

REESOR, Larry Reesor  -  September 11, 1952 – April 28, 2022  

It is with incredible sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Larry Reesor at the age of 69 on Thursday, April 28, 2022 at 17:00 hrs at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge with his loving wife, Joanne and daughters, Lauri and Carol by his side.

Larry is also survived by his son-in-law Kyle Seed and his three grandsons, Charlie, Edwin and Wyatt.

GREGOIRE, Angela Theresa   -  July 25, 1977 - April 28, 2022

We regretfully announce the passing of Angela Gregoire, who passed away on April 28th, 2022.

She will be forever loved and forever remembered.

Ellis RosaELLIS, Rosa Pearl (nee Bingham)   -  December 7, 1919 – April 26, 2022 

Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 26th, 2022 in her 103rd year.

Predeceased by her husband George and her much loved son Norman.

Survived by her daughter Nadine Ellis and daughter-in-law Jeanette Ellis.

Cherished grandmother of Christopher and Stephen (Shelley).

Great grandmother of Kate and Keira.

She will be missed by all her extended family and friends.

Pearl will be remembered as a wonderful, witty person to everyone who knew her.



Precoor JohnPRECOOR, John Angus Precoor   -  November 5, 1944 - April 26, 2022 

(GM Employee for over 32 years Retired May 1996). 

With great sadness, we announce the passing of John, quietly at home with family around him, on Tuesday April 26, 2022 (12:25 p.m) in his 78th year. 

Loving husband of Dianne Precoor (nee Treen) celebrated 55 amazing years. (January 7th, 2022). 

Loving Dad and best friend of sons Jeff and wife Kelly(Stanfield) Oshawa, Jason of Gelert, Ontario. 

Survived by his much loved grandchildren, Vanessa, Keegan, Kassidy, Kieran and Jacob, his much loved great grandchildren, Natalie, Maverick, Tierney and Bryson. 

FLEMING, Jim Fleming  - September 5, 1943 – April 27, 2022 

Peacefully, on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa, in his 79th year.

Christopher “Jim/CJ” Fleming of Port Perry, beloved husband of Catherine (nee Cook) for just shy of 55 years.

BALMBRA, William (Bill) Dames Balmbra   -  William died peacefully on Tuesday, April 27th 2022 after a short battle with cancer.

Bill was born on Sunday, October 23 1932 in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. He took great pride in serving in the Royal Navy to which he shared countless stories and memories to those around him.

Bill was a man of prayer and devoted to his faith. He was educated at the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne.

STANLEY, Mary Eileen (nee Kiteley) Stanley  -  Passed away suddenly on April 27, 2022 at the age of 77.

Mary Eileen (“Willy”) is survived by her husband Gerry, their daughter Ashley (born April 27, 1998) and her son Christian Wilson (born December 28, 1973).


Kornylo PeterKORNYLO, Peter   -  June 23, 1931 – April 25, 2022 

With great sadness, we announce the peaceful passing of Peter on Monday, April 25, 2022 at Hillsdale Terraces in his 91st year, with family by his side.

Peter was a devoted husband to his late wife Olga (2008).

Predeceased by his loving parents John and Pearl, sister Viola (George) Ballan, brother Mike (Esme) and sister Rose (Frank) Czop. Much loved brother of Dan (Edna) and Bill (Bonnie).

Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends.  

Sincere and heartfelt thanks to all the wonderful, compassionate and dedicated caregivers on Cedar Heights, who made Peter’s stay very comfortable to the end.


Collins MarceyCOLLINS, Marcey   -  April 14, 1953 - April 24, 2022

With heartfelt sorrow, the family of Marcey Collins announces her passing on April 24th at home, at 69 years young, to join her lifelong traveling companion on their next great adventure.

Though she fought a courageous battle with breast cancer, she certainly did not lose it, and lived right to the end on her own terms.

A brave warrior, she is predeceased by her loving husband and travel partner Dave, and leaves behind her most precious gifts, her daughters Sara (Andrew), Ryann, and Robin (Cory), son Jeremy, and grandchildren Britton (Nathaniel) and Zackary (Taylor), and Justin and Trever.

CAHILL, Cathy Cahill    -  July 16, 1957 – April 25, 2022

Unexpectedly but peacefully at her residence on Monday, April 25th, 2022, in her 65th year.

Loving mother of Laura Cahill and Cameron (Sandrine) Cahill.

SPENCER, Brian Spencer  - 1940 - 2022  It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Brian Spencer on April 26, 2022 at the age of 81.

He passed away of a heart attack after a short illness.

Caring husband of Clarellen Spencer.

den BOER, Wilma den Boer  -  On Tuesday April 26, 2022, at the age of 100, the Lord called Wilma to her eternal home.

She died peacefully in her home after a short illness.

Predeceased by her husband, John den Boer.

THOM, Werner Gerhardt  -  With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Werner at Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital on Tuesday April 26, 2022 at the age of 88.

Son of the late Elizabeth and Arthur Thom.

Beloved husband for 38 years and best friend to Gaby.

RUDDY, James Daniel Ruddy  -  Passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on April 26th, 2022 at the age of 86 years. 

Beloved husband of Violet. 

Dear father of Debbie (Dave) Harmer, Bev (David Payne), Murray (Pauline) Ruddy and Brian Ruddy. 


Trewin CliffordTREWIN, Clifford William   - 1925 - 2022


Passed away at Lakeridge Health Whitby on Thursday April 21st, 2022.

Beloved husband of the late Aura (nee Prout). 

Dear father of Mark and father in law of Sherry Bonnici (Peter). 

Loved grandfather of Chad and Chelsea and great-grandfather of Oliver and Aurora. 

Cliff was predeceased by all of his siblings, Harold, Verna, Anne, Arthur, Silas, Grace, May, Winnifred and Claire. 

He is lovingly remembered by his nieces, nephews and extended family.

Hansen JohnHANSEN, John Eric  -  Born in Toronto July 7, 1933.

Passed away in Oshawa, April 23, 2022.  A kind, gentle and loving man. 

He will be sadly missed by his wife Marie (Graham), his children; Debbie (Peder) and John (Bev predeceased), his grandchildren; Christopher (Michele), Andrea (Matt), Samantha (Mark), Michelle (Adrian) and Matthew, his great-grandchildren; Natalie, Lily, Benjamin and Lucas, and sister-in-law Helen. 

Predeceased by his parents Olga and Victor, brother Bob, sister Margaret (Henry), daughter-in-law Bev, and former wife Agnes.  Survived by sister-in-law Helen and by nieces Anne and Jill (Dave). 


Bryan ColinBRYAN, Colin William   -   December 1, 1936 - April 24, 2022

Passed away at his home with family by his side on Sunday April 24th, 2022 at the age of 85. 

Loving husband of Cita.

Much loved father of Tracy Bryan and Brian Luff of Whitby and Christine Bryan and Jordan Sumerlus of New York.

Cherished Babum Madelyn, Charlie, Ruth and Margot. 

Dear brother of Pam Bryan, Averil Bailey. 


Tutkaluk MaryTUTKALUK,  Mary Anne March 9, 1926 -  April 24, 2022

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Mary, on April 24, 2022 at the age of 96.

Beloved wife of the late William (Bill).

Loving mother of Linda (Cal), grandmother of Kim, Keith, the late Vicky, Sara and Aimee, and great-grandmother to many.

The family greatly appreciates all the care Mary had throughout the years at Hillsdale Terraces, Cedar Heights. 


Moluneaux NormaMOLYNEAUX, Norma Ruth (nee McCauley)  -   October 26, 1931 - Sunday, April 24, 2022

At her home with her daughters at her side on Sunday, April 24, 2022, in her 91st year, Norma entered Heaven’s Gates to be with the love of her life, Harry.

Much loved mother of Kim (Bill) and Kelly (Norm).

Cherished grandmother of her 4 legged grandkids.

Dear sister of Lorne (Jean) and sister-in-law Vivian.

Predeceased by her siblings Blanche (Dave), Alex (Ruth), Frances (Les) and Vernon. She will be remembered by her in-laws, many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 


Mayne ElsieMAYNE, Elsie (Michalowsky)   - May 29, 1935 - Sunday, April 24, 2022

Passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 24, 2022 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 86. Beloved wife of Eric Mayne.

Loving mother of Karen (the late Daniel), the late Guy and the late Scott.

Elsie was an extraordinary woman, a devoted wife and loving mother.

Born and raised in Oshawa, she, along with her best friend Shirley, would ride their bikes to the horse barn at King and Wilson after school and on weekends.

There she met Eric, a tall and handsome lad from Leeds, England, and so began 68+ years of love and devotion.

Wheeler BarryWHEELER, Barry Wheeler   -  June 17th, 1945 - April 19th, 2022

It is with a heavy heart that the family announces the sudden passing of Barry Wheeler from a heart attack, on April 19, 2022.

Barry will be greatly missed by his family, relatives and friends .

Lefebvre RitaLEFEBVRE, Rita (nee McCarthy)   -  July 10, 1951 – April 23, 2022 

Passed away peacefully with family by her side on Saturday April 23rd, 2022, in her 71st year.

Dearly beloved wife of Jack of 53 years. Loving mother of Lisa (late Duane) and Jeremy (Denise).

Cherished grandmother of Tyler (Rachael), Grayson, Jayden and Jeremiah.

Fondly remembered by all her brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews.

Also missed by her work family of 25 years at CPS.  Rita loved spending time with family, often cooking and baking, reading a great novel and golfing.