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ODriscoll MichaelO’DRISCOLL, Michael James - (October 9, 1939March 1, 2020)

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by the love of his family, on March 1, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, at the age of 80. 

Beloved husband of Marcella for 58 years.  

Loving father to Rosanne (Dwight), Carl (Heidi), Cheryl, Michele (Cliff), Michael, and the late Richard (Debbie). 

Proud Granddad to Renae, David, Amanda, Brittany, Mitchell, and Wayne and Great-Granddad to Wesley, Katie, Kenzie and Howard.  Dear brother to Allan, Charlie, Shirley, Dolores and Marilyn. 

Predeceased by his brothers Loyola and Gerard, and sisters Marjorie and Alberta. 

Greenlees RogerGREENLEES, Roger Harold - (Former member of the Oshawa Golf Club and retired CIBC National Director) 

Peacefully, at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa with family by his side on March 1, 2020, Roger, in his 74th year. 

Loving husband of Diane (née Coulter) for 45 years. 

Cherished Dad of Jennifer Deciantis and her husband James and Melissa McAslan and her husband Scott.  Devoted Bubba to Adelaide and Ewan McAslan. 

STARNES, Barbara Patricia   - March 10, 1945 -  March 1, 2020

Passed away at Extendicare Oshawa on March 1, 2020 at the age of 74.

Loving mother of David ( Maria). Adored Gramma of Sydney and Zachary. 

Predeceased by her parents Pat and George Seaban and by her brother Gordon Seaban ( Joyce).

GREIG, Robert "Bob" Greig  -  1955 - 2020  We are heartbroken to announce the passing of Robert, on March 1st 2020.

Loving father to Michael and cherished husband to Maryanne.

FANARA, Jillian Mary (NEE ASQUITH)   - Passed away suddenly on Sunday March 1st, 2020 at the age of 50 years youn.

Beloved wife of Gianni.

Loving mother of Sarah, Sean and Mason.

CARRIERE, Susan Jane - Passed away peacefully on Monday, March 2, 2020 at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa surrounded by her loving family.

Beloved wife of Rick.

Loving sister of Paul Bligdonand his wife Suzanne.

HARDER, Gloria Joan (née McKnight)   -  Born on January 10, 1928 formerly of Sunderland, Ontario passed away peacefully on March 2, 2020, in her 93rd year at McLaughlin Caressant Care in Lindsay, Ontario. 

Beloved wife of 52 years to the late Douglas G. Harder (2004). 

Loving mother of son Paul and his wife Betty Ann Harder, and daughter Karen and her husband Stephen Ruetz. 


Pankiw AnnePANKIW, Anne - (March 28th, 1928 - February 29th, 2020)

Passed away peacefully at Extendicare Oshawa, on Saturday February 29, 2020, at the age of 91.

Beloved wife of the late Alexander Pankiw.

Loving mother of Alexander (Kathy).

Predeceased by her brother John Metropolyt.

Fondly remembered by her sister in law Sally and numerous nieces and nephews.


Peleshok AudreyPELESHOK, Audrey Helen (nee Wilson) - February 23, 1923 - February 29, 2020

Passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 97.

Beloved wife of Harry for 77 years.

Loving mother of Colleen Skelton (John), Harry James (Kris), and the late Luanne Peleshok.

Adoring Nana to Greg, Dayna, Sarah & Adam and great Nana to Cassandra, Matthew and Blake.

Dear sister to the late Jack Wilson and sister in law to Steve, Alex, Tony and Bill.


Makitra MariaMAKITRA, Maria   -   July 29, 1924 - February 29, 2020

Passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at Hope Street Terrace, in her 96th year.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Osyp and her 2 sons Ehor and Oleh.

Loving Baba of Michelle (Murray) Robb and great-grandmother of Abigail.

Maria had been an active member of   ST. GEORGE THE GREAT MARTYR UKRAINIAN CATHOLIC CHURCH for many years.

Szymanowski JozefaSZYMANOWSKI, Jozefa (Josephine) - (August 4, 1921February 29, 2020)

Passed away peacefully at Chartwell Wynfield on Saturday, February 29th, 2020 in her 99th year. 

Predeceased by her beloved husband Aleksander and her dedicated son Edward. 

Cherished Babcia of Roberta (Greg) and Mark (Patricia). 

Loving mother-in-law of Diane. 

Jozefa served in WWII under the Royal Air Force in Nottingham, England, as a Corporal of the kitchen. 

She was a founding member of the Polish Veterans Ladies Auxiliary for the General Sikorski Veterans Hall. 

Antonescul NicholasANTONESCUL, Nicholas Antonescul  - Passed away peacefully on February 29, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa after a courageous battle. 

Beloved husband of Eva for 59 years. 

Loving and devoted father of Ray, Kurt, Wendy (Carey) and Christine. 

Cherished grandad of Justin, Emily and Jacob. 

Dear brother of Victoria. 

Nick lived life in the moment. 

He cherished his time spent with his family and was always positive on his outlook enjoying fun times & laughter, and all the while was a reliable and trustworthy support for his family. 

OHLEW, Eleonore - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Peterborough Regional Hospital on Sunday March 1st, 2020 at the age of 90 years.

Eleonore, predeceased by her husband Alfred.

Loving mother of Ute (Don) and Fred (Jill).

Cowan AnnetteCOWAN, Annette Marie   - June 6th, 1954 - February 28th, 2020

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday February 28th, 2020 at the age of 65. 

Loved wife of Alex for 43 years.

Much loved mother of Ryan and his wife Raina of Port Perry and predeceased by her son Nick (surviving Elyse).

Cherished grandmother of Nicholas and Quinn and predeceased by grandson Harrison. 

Dear sister of Jacqueline and her husband Fred Woods, Marc Thiebaud and his wife Cheryl and Rene Thiebaud and his wife Cathy.

Predeceased by her brother John (surviving Patsie). 

BRAY, Evelyn Caroline Elizabeth (née Sutcliffe) - Peacefully, after a short illness, at Lakeridge Health Port Perry on Friday, February 28, 2020 at the age of 88.

Proud mother of nine children: Tom (Brenda), Jerry (Jo-Ann), Betty, Sandra (Rick), Sharon (Skip), Bev, Kelly, Rodney (Kim) and Dawn.

KANE, Jerry   - Passed peacefully at Lakeridge Health Port Perry on Friday February 28th, 2020, surrounded by family at the age of 76.

Beloved husband to the late Sally Kane.

Much loved dad to Jason (Kerry), and Jeff (Alaina).

JOHNSON, Wally   - Passed away peacefully on February 29th, 2020 in his 83rd year. 

Beloved husband to Mary Ann for almost 60 years. 

Loving father to Kimberly (James) and Karen (Alex).  Proud poppy to Seth, Fraser and Alison. 

Stravato SuzannSTRAVATO, Suzann (nee Vint) - (January 17, 1966 – February 23, 2020)

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of our dear mother on Sunday February 23, 2020, at the age of 54 years.

Loving mother of Amanda Stravato and Chantel Jones.

Dear daughter of Joyce Vint and the late William Vint.

Cherished grandma of Lily. Dear sister of Angela Vint - Erechook (Chad). 

Aunt to Maggie and Gavin.

Will be fondly remembered by her son-in-law Jeffrey Luscombe.

Gargal GeorgeGARGAL, George Victor  - Suddenly at home, on Thursday February 27th, 2020. 

George, in his 76th year, was called Home. 

Beloved husband of Cheryl for 47 years. 

Loving father of Angela Seymour (Chuck Petrovic) and Cindy Bullock (Adam). Dear Papa of Nicholas, Malaia, Benjamin and Koa. 

Brother of Bill Gargal (Geri) and of the late Margaret VanCampenhout.

Fernandes JoseFERNANDES, Jose Joaquim  - (June 30, 1947February 27, 2020)

Passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 27th, 2020 at 72 years of age. 

Beloved husband of Margaret. 

Loving father of Victor and his wife Elizabeth and Helder and his wife Sonia. Devoted Vovô to Marco, Tiago, Alaina and Adriano. 

Sadly missed by his sister Irene and Nazare and brothers Augusto, Maximino and Albino. 

Carter MargaretCARTER, Margaret Alice - (December 1st, 1927 - Thursday, February 27th, 2020)

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Ajax on Thursday February 27th, 2020 at the age of 92.

Predeceased by her husband George Carter (1984). 

Much loved mother of Caron Carter of Toronto and Ronda Carter (Dan) of Oshawa. Predeceased by her daughters Lynda Losier and Debora Carter. 

Fondly remembered by John Doiron. Grandmother of Yvonne, Andrea, Carlos and Tarah.

HARRISON, Pearl   - October 6, 1929 - February 27, 2020

Predeceased by her husband Steve, son Andrew and daughter-in-law Shannon, son-in-law Percy.

Sadly missed by her children Diane and Joan (Tom Sims); grandchildren Cherrie, Tammy, Dawna (Kelly), Patrick (Terri), Stephanie (Jordan), Susanna (Brennen); great grandchildren Kassandra (Brandon), Nathaniel, Brooke and Lyla.

McNAMEE, Rosemary   - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our dear Rosemary McNamee.

Rosemary passed away at 72, unexpectedly, of natural causes, in her home in Oshawa on February 27th.

Rosemary is survived by her loving husband Ian McNamee of 48 years, her daughter Shannon and husband Rob Kotsopoulos and daughter Erin and husband Pete DeGeorge.

FENWICK, Peter Fenwick   -  Peter passed away peacefully at the Westshore Retirement Residence, Port Perry on the 27th of February, 2020, in his 94th year.

Peter was predeceased by his loving wife Margaret (2014).

He is survived by his sisters Mary and Barbara in England, and predeceased by Joan.

COTTON, Sam   - Passed peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Friday February 28th, 2020 surrounded by his family at the age of 78.

Beloved husband to Christine for 53 years. Much loved dad to Paul (John) and Susan (Rob).

Cherished granddad to Paige, Hope, Jewel and Faith.

GREER, Gladys Doreen (NEE FINLAY)   - Loving, fiercely loyal and passionate.

Wonderfully quick-witted, selfless and immensely proud.

There are truly no words that can contain her bright shining light.