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PRINCE, George William Prince   -  Suddenly, on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at his home in Sunderland, at age 78.

George Price, beloved husband of Fe.

Loving father of Donna and her husband Victor Andrade of Kingston, Yvonne and her husband Ben Lacroix of Oakwood.

DYSON, William "Bill"   - November 12, 1956 - September 29, 2021

We are sad to announce the passing of Bill Dyson, son of the late Jean and Harry Dyson.

Bill leaves behind his devoted wife Karen, siblings Brenda (Rick Pitz), Jim (Holly), Brian (Terry), Steve (Karen), and Ken (Laura), his children Cheryl (Frank Littlejohn) and Bill (Ashley), and six dearly loved grandchildren Bryleigh, Lucus, Austyn, Mason, McKenna and Ryker.

Taylor CodyTAYLOR, Cody Douglas - (December 13, 1991 – September 27, 2021)

It is with profound sadness that the family announces the sudden and unexpected passing of Cody Taylor at home on Monday September 27, 2021 at the age of 29.

Loving son of Tammy and John Taylor. Dear brother of Dawson Taylor. Cherished Grandson of Wayne and Peggy MacNeil Beloved Nephew of Wayne MacNeil and Darren MacNeil.

Best friend of Bill Brett. Cody is also survived by his step siblings, John and Annette Taylor.


Nyambere VictoireNYAMBERE, Victoire   -  September 19th, 1963 - September 27th, 2021

Passed away at Humber River Hospital on Monday September 27th, 2021 at the age of 58. 

Loving wife of Oswald Hakizimana.

Loving mother of Frank Charma Hakizimana and Lionel Nzitonda. 

Loving sister of Gaspard Nyambere, Bernadette Nyambere, Francois Xavier Nyambere and  Elie Nyambere. 

Sister-in-law of Cimba Willy, Christine Kamikazi, Annonciate Nshimirimama, Esperance Inakanyambo. 

McEvoy StellaMCEVOY, Stella   -  August 3, 1925 – September 27, 2021 

Stella passed away peacefully at Hillsdale Terraces on Monday September 27th, 2021 at 96 years of age, with her family by her side.

Beloved wife of the late Daniel McEvoy.

Loving mother of Tom McEvoy (Eleanor), Michael McEvoy (Donna), Stella Cooper (Barry), Fred McEvoy (Kris), Bridget Conboy and Patrick McEvoy (Heather).

BUSBY, Shirley Anne Busby   -  Suddenly, on Monday, September 27, 2021, at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa, at age 53.

Shirley Anne Busby, cherished wife of Steve Morton of Oshawa.

Dearly loved mother of Madolyne (Travis) and Kayla. Loving grandmother of Braeh.

CARTER, Sybil May -  Age 89, of Oshawa, passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa on September 27, 2021.

Sybil was born in Lucea, Jamaica on February 1, 1932.  

Sybil completed her nursing designation and spent 18 years at Dudley Road Hospital Birmingham, England and retired after 8 years of service at Dr. J.O. Ruddy General Hospital, Whitby (Lakeridge Whitby).

CAUGHELL, Robert Caughell   -  1959 - 2021  Robert George Caughell passed away at St. Michael’s hospital on Monday September 27th.

Beloved husband to the late Karen Jennings-Caughell.

MARTIN, Sharon Martin   -  Passed away peacefully at home, on Monday September 27, 2021 at the age of 73 years. 

Lovingly remembered by her husband Gord, sons Dan (Noelle) and Jamie (Amy); grandchildren Cassie, Eric, Kaylynn, Taylor and Sydney; step-grandchildren Jordan and Dylan and of course many family and friends. 

No Longer In Our Life To Share, But In Our Hearts And Memories Forever. 

WILLIAMS, Alan A.   -  Passed away peacefully with his sons by his side at Markham Stouffville Hospital, on Monday, September 27, 2021 at the age of 84. 

Beloved husband of the late Margaret M. Williams (2014). 

Father to Jason and wife Paula of Keswick, and Russell and wife Kim of Uxbridge. 

MANSFIELD, Rachel May (REID)   -  Peacefully, on Monday, September 27, 2021 at Southlake Regional Hospital in Newmarket Ontario, in her 83rd year. 

She is predeceased by her parents Colonel Douglas Muir Reid and Olive Ashley Biggs Reid, and her sisters Hazel and Beryl.  Rachel is survived by her loving husband Norman Frederick Mansfield. 

Rachel came to Canada from the U.K. in 1958. Rachel was Vice President of McGraw Hill Ryerson Publishing Company for many years and a devoted member of the Anglican church, most recently at St Paul’s in Uxbridge and at St James’s the Apostle in Sharon Ontario.

CAREY, Irene Theresa Carey  -  Irene Carey, a long-time resident of Wilmot Creek (Clarington), passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at the Wynfield Nursing Home (McLaughlin Bay). 

Born on February 28, 1930 she grew up in Toronto.

She was a long time employee of the Toronto Dominion Bank (Main Office) and loved her job very much. 

THOMPSON, Dorothy Mary (nee Boudreau) Thompson    -  Passed away surrounded by her family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday September 28th, 2021 at the age of 75 years. 

Beloved wife of James (Jim) Thompson of 56 years.

Loving mother of Robert, Mark (Sandy), and Peter (Ann).

PICCIONE, Josephine  -  It is with great sadness and heartbreak that we announce the passing of Giuseppina (Josephine) Piccione.

She was born on August 1st, 1936 in Termini Imerese, Italy and passed away peacefully and surrounded by family on September 28th, 2021 at the age of 85 years old.

She is survived by Tanino (Joanne), Anna-Maria (James) and Anthony (Laura).

POLLOCK, Paulette Marie   -  Passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, September 28th, 2021 at the age of 60.

Beloved daughter of Mavis Thompson and the late Leslie Thompson.

Loving wife of Jim for 39 years. Devoted mom of Kyle (Rachel) and Jon (Laura) and spirit mom of Kimiko Tanaka.

CLARK, Heather Anne Clark (nee Paterson, formerly Martin)  -  Passed away surrounded by love at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Sunday September 26th, 2021 at the age of 71 years. 

Beloved wife of George Clark. 

Loving mother of Elizabeth (John) Foreman, Bill (Reesa) Martin and David (Jennifer) Clark. 

REILLY, James  – Of Keswick, and formally of Cannington, passed away peacefully at Reactivation Care Centre, North York, on Sunday September 26, 2021.

James was predeceased by his wife Rita (Murphy) Reilly (2019).

Loved father of Carol (Peter) Smith of B.C., Alan (Dianne) of Keswick and David (Kathy) of Oshawa.

Van KEULEN, Diane   - On September 26th, 2021, after 2.5 years and 5 lines of treatment for non-small cell stage IV lung cancer, Diane Geraldine Van Keulen passed away at Margaret Bahen Hospice in Newmarket, Ontario at the age of 61.

She was born on May 7th, 1960 to Richard and Geraldine Van Keulen.

She is survived by her two daughters, Deidre and Gwen, as well as her partner Ron.

HEWSON, Matthew Scott   -  It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Matthew on Sunday, September 26, 2021 at 30 years of age.

Beloved son of John and Frances (nee Law) Hewson. 

Cherished brother of Daniel, Johnny and sister Brandi (Curtis). 

MacPHERSON, Deirdre   -  October 1941 - September 2021 

Deirdre (Dee) MacPherson passed away peacefully in her home on September 26th.

She was predeceased by her loving husband of 49 years, Douglas MacPherson. 

PROHASKA, Helen   -  Passed away peacefully on Monday, September 27, 2021 at Lakeridge Health Hospital in Bowmanville at the age of 89.

Beloved wife of the late Vincent Prohaska.

Bedard MajlisBEDARD "May" Majlis  -  August 19, 1929 – September 25, 2021  

Peacefully, with her loving family at her side at Hillsdale Terrace on Saturday September 25, 2021 in her 93rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Joseph Omer Bedard.

Loving mother to Susan (Edward)and Kathleen (Will).

Cherished Grandma to Alexandra (Josh), Marissa (Khahlil), Hayley and Ellery and Great-Grandma to Jayden and Laiken.

May will be missed and lovingly remembered by her nieces, nephews extended family and friends.

GUZELAK, Michael   -  December 15, 1937 – September 25, 2021 

Passed away peacefully at his home on September 25th, 2021 at the age of 83 in Hampton, Ontario.

Beloved husband to Theresa Guzelak.

HALL, John Samuel   - Passed away at his home on Saturday September 25, 2021 at the age of 67 years.

Dear father of Joshua Hall (Angela).

Loving Grandpa to Summer. Beloved son of Margaret and the late John Hall. 

Dear brother of Jennifer Hall.

GIBSON, Robert Paul  –  May 25, 1967 - September 25, 2021

It is with a very heavy heart that Rob “Gibber” Gibson after his 3year battle with ALS has passed away peacefully at home.

On behalf of Rob’s wife, his children and granddaughters, we would like to thank our friends for all of their overwhelming support and help over the last few years.

WILSON, Marguerite  -  It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Marguerite Ann Wilson (Edis).

Born October 2, 1940 in Nottingham, England. Passed away peacefully at Extendicare in Port Hope surrounded by her loving family on September 25, 2021.

Loved daughter of the late Claude and Lillian Edis.