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Taylor GeorgeTAYLOR, George C.  -  (January 8, 1928August 5, 2020)

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health – Oshawa on Wednesday, August 5th, 2020 at 92 years of age.

George is now reunited with his beloved wife Patricia and his son Robert.

He leaves to mourn, his children Craig and his wife Lynda, Pam and her husband Doug Noonan and David. Cherished grandfather of Alicia (Dale), Daniel, Matthew, Julia and Charlie.

George will be fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews throughout Ontario, his extended family from his hometown of Dundee, Scotland and family throughout the United Kingdom. 


Carras DannyCARRAS, Danny Brian - Retired Staff Sargent with Durham Regional Police for 31 years.

Born on July 20th, 1946 in Vancouver, British Columbia, died suddenly on August 5th, 2020 in Lindsay, Ontario in his 75th year.  

Married to the love of his life, Diane (nee Goreski), for 50 years, he is the much loved father of Brian Carras (Julianne) and Lesley Clapp (Aaron). #1 Grandpa to Bridgette, Matthew, Isabelle and Alana. 

Will be deeply missed by many including his younger brothers (Rick, Jim & Tom) and their families in British Columbia and Diane’s sisters & brothers-in-law (Carol & John Pudlis and Darlene & Glen Wood) and their families in Ontario. 


White DianneWHITE, Dianne (nee: McMahon)  - Passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, August 5th, 2020 at the age of 79. 

She will be missed by Donald, her devoted husband of 54 years. 

Her twin sons Glen (Samantha) and Christopher (Tina) adored her and will miss her terribly. 

Dianne was proud to be Nana to her grandchildren Hannah, Abby and Gavin.

Dianne lived in Scarborough, Ontario throughout her childhood with her parents Robert and Alice McMahon and her younger sister Lynn (Richmond).  

DICKSON, Gertrude Katherine   - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday August 5th, 2020 at the age of 92 years. 

Beloved wife of the late Richard Dickson. 

Loving mother of Dianne Ghersini, Kathleen Sandford, Sandra (Bill) Denison, Susan (Scott) Slack and Karen (Greg) Bussey. 

PHILLIPS, Mark Gregory Phillips   -  October 22, 1956 - August 5, 2020 

With family and friends by his side, Mark passed away peacefully at home after extremely courageous battle with cancer.


Fitzgerald DavidFITZGERALD, David - (October 14th, 1947 -  August 4th, 2020)

Suddenly passed away on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 72.

Beloved husband of Judy.

Loving stepfather of Donna Tutkoluk and David (Dana) Tutkoluk.

Cherished Papa of Stephanie Boganski.

Dear brother of Marie (Gopala) Alampur. Adored uncle of Joanne (Colin), Angie (Bill), Teresa (Rob), Anita, Sean (Chelsea) and Kelly (Tori).

SHERIDAN, Ruth  - Peacefully with family by her side at her home in Uxbridge on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at the age of 102 years.

Beloved wife of the late E.M. “John” Sheridan.

Loving mother of Bill (predeceased), Ann, Marg (Bill Morley), Kathy (Gerry Shaw), John, Marilyn (Ray Bryson), Carolyn and Gwen.


Murray MarieMURRAY, Marie Catherine (nee: Fergusson)  -  Passed away on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, at the age of 82.

Predeceased by her beloved husband James.

Loving mother of Ian (Michelle). Cherished grandmother of Stephanie (Justin) and Mark.  

Marie was born in Glasgow, Scotland in September, 1937, and came to Toronto in 1960, where she met her loving husband of 48 years.

She worked in the printing industry for most of her working life until retiring in her late fifties.

Hannah MarvinHANNAH, Marvin Nelson - (January 21st, 1938 - August 3rd, 2020)

Born 1938 in Iroquois Falls, ON.

Marvin passed away on August 3, 2020.

Predeceased by parents Nelson and Hilda Hannah.

Marvin will be deeply missed by wife of 57 years Eleanor (nee Mountjoy).

He will be remembered as a wonderful father to Paul (Kathy) and Robert (Dianne).

Pardon JeanPARDON, Jean Marilyn  –  (June 16th, 1930 - August 3rd, 2020)

Passed away at Whitby on August 3rd, 2020 in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of the late Robert Charles Pardon (1970), devoted mother to Raymond Charles Pardon, Elizabeth Ann Pardon and Heather Joan Pardon, proud and doting grandmother to Hannah Kate Lomas and Caroline Elizabeth Lomas.

Loyal and affectionate sister to Christine, Joanne and Myrna.

Shweda RuthSHWEDA, Ruth Frances - (March 13th, 1930 - August 3rd, 2020)

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday August 3rd, 2020 at the age of 90.

Dear wife of the late Alexander.

Much loved mother of Andrew Schweda of Scarborough and Deborah Poray and her husband Mark of Brooklin and loved dearly by Iwona Kuszelewski. Predeceased by her son Dr. Kimberley Schweda. 

Cherished grandmother of Andrzej Poray and Jahna Taylor. Great grandmother of Jocelyn, Nathan, Chelsey, Lukas and Hayley.

Senechal DavidSENECHAL, David Michael  -  Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa with his loving wife by his side on Monday August 3rd, 2020 at the age of 53. 

Loving husband of Kim for 28 years.

Cherished brother of Nicole (Albert) and predeceased by Benny. 

Beloved son of the late Roger and Mary-Jane Senechal. 

Treasured son-in-law of Claudette.  Devoted uncle of Kelsey, Austin, Kendra, Kyla, Izaiah, Jiah, Alexander, Skylar and great uncle of Phoenix.  David will be missed by many aunts, uncles, extended family and friends. 

CHISHOLM, Kevin Joseph - Uxbridge, Ontario (formerly of Markham and Toronto, Ontario).

It is with profound sadness that we share the news of the death of our beloved Kevin.

Kevin passed away peacefully with family by his side on August 3rd, 2020 at Providence Healthcare, Toronto.

GROSVENOR, Vera Victoria - Passed peacefully at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa on Monday, August 3, 2020 in her 97th year.

Beloved wife of the late Frank Grosvenor (1998).

GALBRAITH, Robert "Bob" - With heavy hearts we announce that Bob passed away suddenly at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on August 3rd, 2020 at the age of 67 years.

Beloved wife of Connie (nee Vincent).

Loving dad of Steven Galbraith, Angie Galbraith and Michael Galbraith.

HENRY, Cameron Earl  - (April 22, 1932 - August 2, 2020) 

Predeceased by his wife Lorraine (nee Tomlinson).

Loving father of John (Kathy), Trevor (Annette), Thomas (Diana) and Ann-Marie (Chris).

Cherished grandfather of Mitchell, Michelle, Danielle, Jessica, Wesley, Olivia, Eva and great-grandfather of Logan.

Cameron was an employee of General Motors of Canada for over 39 years.

Moran AlexandraMORAN, Alexandra  - (April 18th, 1933 - August 2nd, 2020)

Passed away peacefully at Hillsdale Estates on Sunday, August 2nd, 2020 at the age of 87.

Loving mother of Judy Bowlby (Paul).

Cherished grandmother and great grandmother.

Longtime employee of A & P Food Stores.

Renshaw JamesRENSHAW, James - (April 30, 1937 - August 2, 2020)

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa on Sunday, August 2, 2020.

Beloved husband of Jean.

Loving father of Alistair and Jane (Bill). Sadly missed by grandchildren Stephanie, Kyle (Amy), Nicole and Tyler.  

Jim was a local entertainer who brought many people pleasure and great joy with his acting abilities.


Moore FlorenceMOORE, Florence Mae (née Hayes)  – (May 29th, 1932 - August 2nd, 2020)

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on August 2, 2020 at the age of 88.

Predeceased by her husband Clarence of 42 years.

Survived by her children David, Harold, John and Leanne, her 8 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and her sister Sheila Villeneuve.

GILLIATT, Raymond Gilliatt  -  After a long and courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, August 2nd, 2020 at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay, at age 56.

Gord Gilliatt, beloved companion of Paula Blundell.


Minister StarrlettMINISTER, Starrlette - (January 10th, 1982 - July 26th, 2020)

Passed away suddenly on Sunday, July 26, 2020 in Oshawa, at the age of 38.

Beloved daughter of Janet Minister and Rick Gallagher and step-daughter of Paul Darby.

Loving sister of Sherry, Cassie, Holly and Kelly.

Lovingly missed by her daughter Alivia (and her father Royan) and her son William (and his father Mike).

McDonald KaneMcDONALD, Kane Keegan - (February 17, 1993 – August 1, 2020)

Passed away peacefully, on August 1, 2020, at the age of 27.

Beloved son of Karen McDonald and the late Kelly.

Cherished brother to Maddy.

Survived by his grandmother, Merrilyn.

Graig JeanCRAIG, Jean  - (March 4th, 1930 - August 1st, 2020)

Passed away peacefully at Thorntonview Long Term Care on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at the age of 90.

Beloved wife of the late Archibald King Craig.

Loving mother of Jean (Bill – deceased), Alan (Sue), Scott (Rose), Alison (Chris), and Kathleen (Ken).

Cherished grandmother to Shannon, Devon, Meaghan, Hunter, and Emily. Great-grandmother to Connor, Logan, William, Zachary (deceased), and Zoe.

BROWN, Michael 'Mike' - Suddenly on August 1, 2020 at the age of 67 with his family at his side.

Loving husband of Linda, together for 41 years.

Proud dad to Ryka Nicole and Jeffrey Michael and his wife Kristina.

MORAN, Owen Edwin - (Director of Corporate Training Services at Durham College)

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday August 1, 2020.

Owen, at the age of 73.

SILLS, Edrei Eutychus Amazaih - (March 10, 1925 - August 1, 2020) - Promoted to Glory on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at age 95.

Loving husband of the late Dorothy. Loving father of Lilith (late Leon); Ann (Winston), Ed Junior (Desiree), Robert (Nancy), David (Gail) and Margaret (Mark).