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Monroe RonaldMONROE, Ronald Gordon  -  (Retired Truck Driver) 

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday January 11th, 2022, Ron at the age 70.  Beloved husband of Anne Monroe. 

Loving father of Tracy. 

Devoted grandfather of Peyton, Jada and great-grandfather of Benjamin. 

Dear brother of Gary, Lynda Woodward (David) and Jim (Shelly). 

LAURIENZO, Rosa (nee Rosina Lariccia)   -  One of God’s angels on Earth, went to be with the Lord on January 11, 2022 at the age of 84.

Rosa was born in Matrice, Italy on April 4, 1937 and emigrated with her family to Canada in 1954.

She is the most beloved Mother of Pierre Laurienzo (Jennifer) and cherished Nonna of Maritza and Jared Laurienzo.

BINT, Lynda Evelyn Margaret Bint  - January 26, 1943 - January 11, 2022

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our mother Lynda Evelyn Margaret Bint. 

Lynda passed away peacefully in her sleep while being treated at the Markham-Stouville Hospital.

MEYERS, Francis James Meyers   -  Francis James Meyers was born on December 25, 1930, in Trinidad and Tobago.

He died at his home in Pickering, Ontario on January 11, 2022 of natural causes, his loving wife, Ann-Marie Meyers, at his side. 

Francis will be deeply missed by his devoted and caring wife, Ann-Marie, with whom he shared 43 years of marriage.

MARQUETTE, Mary Wallace Marquette   -  It is with a heavy heart and deep sadness that we announce the passing of Mary Wallace Marquette, on January 11, 2022, in Port Perry, Ontario. 

Mary was born in Vancouver, BC to Angus and Irene Morrison, on March 27, 1947. 

Mary was a delightfully intelligent person, passionate about a life well-lived.

ELLIOTT, Percival Ross Brown -  Born January 2, 1938 in Millertown, NFLD has passed away at Hillsdale Estates in Oshawa, ON on January 11, 2022.

Left to mourn are his children Karen Cordeiro (Joe), Ken and their mother Mary Prettie.

Grandchildren Amber, Dustin and David. Brother Angus and sister Margaret.

CZAPKA, Eugenie Elinore 'Ella'  -  It is with heavy hearts but the fondest memories that we announce the passing of Eugenie Elinore Czapka (Jesse), known as “Ella” to close friends and family, on January 11, 2022 at the age of 90.

Born in Lodsch, Poland to Theodor & Olga Jesse, she was the oldest of three, having survived World War II as a young girl where she first fled to Germany and later immigrated to Canada in 1954.

Ella married Anton Czapka in 1957 and had their only son, Peter, a year later.

MOODIE, Ellen Marie -  At her home on Monday January 10th, 2022, Ellen at the age of 81.

Loving mother of Stacey and Shawna.

Dear sister of Joe, John and deceased sister Maxine and brother Garfield. 

Moschella MicheleMOSCHELLA, Michele –  November 15th, 1936 - January 10th, 2022

We are heart broken to announce the passing of Michele Moschella on January 10, 2022.

He will be deeply missed and will always be in our hearts.

Michele loved spending time in his backyard and garage always tinkering about.

Even though he had a long battle with cancer and treatments, he was eager to get back out there cutting grass, tending to plants, and spending time with his side kick Chico.


Bertolo EricBERTOLO, Eric Joseph   - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Monday, January 10, 2022 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 69.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Wendy Bertolo. Loving father of Erica (Doug) and Marc (Michelle).

Cherished grandfather of Brooke-Lynn, Alyssa, Hunter, Nico and Noah.

Dear brother of Victor (Linda), late Howard, Brian, late Barry (late Florence), and the late Gordon (Valerie) and brother-in-law of Lord Patrick Sarich.

Eric will be sadly missed by many family members and friends. 

Special thanks to the nurses of Lakeridge Health Oshawa, C-Wing for their care and compassion. 

Connell RonaldCONNELL, Ronald Caldwell Connell   -  July 28, 1938 – January 10, 2022 

Ron so gently passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Monday, January 10, 2022 at the age of 83 years.

Ron is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Lella.

Devoted and proud father of Shelley and husband David Crosby, and Laura and partner Jamie McMaster.

Dedicated grandfather to Caitlin and husband Luke Thorn, and Lucas Crosby.

Survived by his sister Patricia McLeod.

Predeceased by his parents Fred and May Connell and his siblings John, Joan, Ray and Bill. 


Greene LyndonGREENE, Lyndon Forest  –  February 12th, 1938 - January 10th, 2022

Absent from the body, present with the Lord.

Beloved husband of Patricia Mary Greene (nee Barron).

Dear father of Heather (Brad) Taylor and their family Meghan, Braden (Jen), Cathy (Paul) Powers and their family Sam and Katie, Andy and Maddie (Lyndon, Benjamin, Ellis), Sarah and Philip Cyr (Isaac and Daniel), Pamela (Scott) Jeffery and their family Eric and Nicole (Charlee, Henry, Oliver, Scotie), Lucas and Montana (Maverick, Emma), Alex and Mariana.

Dear brother of Ivan (Joyce), Eric (Bonnie).

McAlinden CharlieMcALINDEN, Charlie McAlinden   -  April 16, 1943 – January 10, 2022

Born April 16, 1943 passed away peacefully with family by his side late Monday January 10, 2022. 

Born in Bellshill Scotland, Charlie was the youngest child of Charlie and Elizabeth McAlinden and brother to Betty Kelly.

Charlie married the love of his life, Rita, on October 29, 1966 and immigrated to Canada where he began his career with IBM/Celestica 1967-2003. 

Charlie was Father to Brian (Teresa), Elaine (Ossama), Kevin (Kim) and Andrea (Frank), and he was Grandfather to Connor, Liam, Jalil, Rhiannon, Nicolas, Ethan, Hannah, Nolan, Rachael, Julia and Sophia.

Poyser DorisPOYSER, Doris Irene (nee Whitlock)   -  February 22, 1925 – January 10, 2022

Born in Hackney, London England, one of ten brothers and sisters.

Doris saw military service during WWII on Anti-Aircraft sites and heavy artillery batteries in various locations in and around England.

She received an Honourable Discharge and was awarded Exemplary and Good Service Certificates.

She married husband Dennis in 1948, and daughter Cathryn was born in 1950.

They came to Canada by ship in October of 1954 during Hurricane Hazel and lived in Toronto.

YETMAN, Harry Gilbert Yetman   -  1944 - 2022  On January 10, 2022, shortly before this 78th Birthday Harry Yetman passed peacefully, exactly as he wished, surrounded by his family at his home in Pickering.  

Survived by his beloved wife of 56 years, Heather Yetman (nee Campbell).

Proud father to his 3 sons Greg (Jodi), Todd (Alicia) & Bryan (Sharon).

ROONEY, John Rooney   -  1934 - 2022  It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John “Jackie” Rooney at the age of 87, on January 10, 2022. 

Beloved husband to Sheila for 64 years.

Cherished father of Anthony (Gerri), Barry, Julie (Mark) and Aisling (Scott).

DIXON, John R.  -  Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday, January 10, 2022 in his 91st year.

Predeceased by his loving wife Retha.

Cherished father of Miles (Sonny) and his wife Lynn.

VOLTINIS, Danny Voltinis   -  October 16, 1941 – January 10, 2022 

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Danny Voltinis, in his 80th year. 

He died peacefully, after a courageous struggle with cancer, at Lakeridge Health Hospital, in Bowmanville, on Monday, January 10th, 2021. 


Horan IsobelHORAN, Isobel Ann  -  Passed away peacefully on Monday, January 10, 2022 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 87.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Andrew.

Loving mother of David (Mary Ann) and the late Richard (Marylou).

Doting grandmother of Julie (Shawn Thompson).

Will be missed by her best fur friend Darcy

Special thanks to the PSW’s at Faith Place and the 4th floor staff at Lakeridge Health Oshawa for their care and support.


McLaughlin DouglasMcLAUGHLIN, Douglas William McLaughlin   - November 1, 1955 – January 9, 2022

It is with profound sadness we announce the sudden passing of Doug, at his home, on January 9, 2022.
Forever loved and remembered by his wife, Renee.

Doug leaves behind family and friends who grieve this profound loss and miss his wit, humour and storytelling.

Beloved daughters Amanda (Josh) Woodruff and Ashlee Leathen and precious grandsons Everett, Weston and Nash brought Doug so much joy.

Sisters Debbie (Bill) McDonnell and Karen Usher will miss their baby brother.


Downey JeanDOWNEY, Jean Downey   -  April 27, 1947 - January 9, 2022

Nancy Downey entered into rest on Sunday January 9, 2022 at Ajax-Pickering Hospital.

Daughter of the late Allan and Florence Downey.

Sister to Marilyn (Dean), George (Dorothy) Dorothy (Lloyd), Audrey and Neil.

Predeceased by sister Lois.

Nancy will be remembered always in our hearts.

Waugh BrianWAUGH, Brian Clayton Waugh   -  January 2, 1967 – January 9, 2022

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Oshawa on Sunday January 9th, 2022 at the young age of 55.

Brian was surrounded by the deep love of his wife Toni, his nephew Billy and his niece Laura Nicholson.

He bravely faced serious health ailments over the past seven years with strength and humility.

Brian was born in Ottawa, Ontario on January 2nd, 1967 and later raised in Summerside, PEI.

He moved to Pickering, ON in the spring of 1991 to start a new life.

McCabe DouglasMCCABE, Douglas Ian   -  May 16th, 1930 - January 9th, 2022 

It is with profound sadness, we announce the passing of Douglas Ian McCabe on January 9th, 2022 in his 92nd year.

Doug, as his family called him, was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and friend to all whose lives he touched. 

Doug was a hard working and dedicated employee.

He retired from a long successful career at General Motors in Oshawa, Ontario, then moved on to open "McCabe's Cheese Nook", a family run business.

Above all, Doug was a family man. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He also loved his sports.

AIREY, Robert (Bob)   -  A former USMC Vietnam Veteran, passed away peacefully at Reachview Village, Uxbridge on Monday, January 10, 2022 with his son by his side. 

Robert, at the age of 77, is survived by his sons Paul (Kristina) and Christopher; his grandchildren Kaitlyn, Benjamin and Alexander; and his brother Billy. 

GROSS, Jimmy Gross   -  1940 - 2022  It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of James “Jimmy” Gross. He passed away at home, on Sunday, January 9, 2022.

Jimmy Gross, beloved husband of the late Christena (nee Graham).

Dear brother-in-law of Don Graham (wife Shirley) and Norma Lewis (husband late Roy Lewis) of Strathroy, Ontario.

YEO, Joan Marie   -  August 28th, 1938 - January 9th, 2022

On Sunday, January 9, 2022 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville at the age of 83.

Joan was the beloved wife of her late husband Don Yeo for 45 years, the loved mother of Tom, Trisha and Peter, and proud grandma of Phoenix.