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ELDRIDGE, Sandra Jean (nee BUTLER) - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday October 19th, 2020.

Loving mother of Murray, Vickie and the late Suzy & Miles. 

Sinopoli MariaSINOPOLI, Maria Teresa  - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Maria Teresa Sinopoli on Sunday, October 18th, 2020, in her 94th year.  

She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and a friend to all whose lives she touched. 

Maria was a loving wife for 68 years to her husband, Giuseppe (‘Peppino’), who passed away April 18, 2020.  

Maria is survived by her seven beloved children:  Anna (Antonio), Frank, Caterina (Kimberly), Nick (Patty), Rosina, Giovanni (Colleen), and Joe (Melanie).  

Marsh CliffordMARSH, Clifford William - With love and sorrow in our hearts we announce the passing of Clifford William Marsh at Toronto General Hospital on Sunday October 18th, 2020 at the age of 80.

Beloved husband of Joyce (nee Davies) for 56 years.

Loving Dad of Gareth Marsh (Chantal) of Ajax and Rachel Schwartzel (Jeffrey) of Garden Hill.

Cherished Grandad of Kathryn and Briannon (mother Nancy), Rebecca, Kenneth, Sarah and Daniel.

Dear brother of May (late George), John (Theresa).

Predeceased by Norah (Bert), Evelyn (Trefor) and George.

Fergusson SheilaFERGUSSON, Sheila Willox  - (December 1, 1929 - October 18, 2020)

Peacefully and surrounded by her loving family, Sheila left us to be with Dennis, her beloved husband of 66 years.

She will be profoundly missed by all her many family and friends, but especially by her adoring children Ken (Pat) Fergusson, Al Fergusson (Kathy Proctor) and Gord (Theresa) Fergusson, her cherished grandchildren Scott (Aileen) Fergusson, Kristy Fergusson, Elyse Fergusson (Travis Coots), Dana (Jose) Barbosa, Tara Fergusson and Lauren (Jeff) Draga and by her great grandchildren to whom she was a doting granny, Dillon, Jodie, Ellie, Evan, Addison, Carlie, Poppy, Liam, Mitchell, Maxwell and Emily, her loving sisters Margaret (George, deceased) Craig and Catherine (Michael) McKenna, and her many nieces and nephews in Canada and Scotland.


Rideout SheilaRIDEOUT, Sheila - Passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 18, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Port Perry, at the age of 71.

Beloved wife of the late William.

Loving mother of Dennis, Claudine (Brian), Jennifer (Bill) and Sabrina (Francis).

Cherished grandmother of Peter, the late Christopher, Alex, Megan, Amber, Tyler, Austin, Nicholas, Joshawa and Jordan, and great-grandmother of Gage, Aiden, Gabriel, Sophie and Leo.

Dear sister of Bruce and Andy.

Predeceased by her parents Ronald and Freda.

SPINKS, Sheila  -  (August 7, 1933 - October 18, 2020)

On a beautiful Fall morning, October 18, 2020, Sheila Spinks (nee Holland) passed away peacefully at home under the loving care of her daughter.

Despite the challenges of COVID19, her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren managed to visit her daily, either virtually or across a windowpane

NELSON, Sonja C.  –  Peacefully at The Village of Taunton Mills on Sunday October 18th, 2020.

Cherished sister of Glenda Duncan and her husband Sam Donkoh.

Beloved aunt of Yolande Jones-Grande (Antonio Grande).

McCARROLL, Sarah Anne (née McLaughlin) - Born in Coatbridge, Scotland on June 25, 1935.

She passed peacefully in her home on Sunday October 18, 2020.

She takes her big voice with her and leaves her big family behind.

SUE-PING, Lucille - Passed away peacefully at her residence on Sunday October 18th, 2020 at the age of 93 years.

Predeceased by her parents Benjamin and Adelaide Sue-Ping (nee Choong-a-Fung) and siblings Yee Yen, George, Muriel, Frank, Danny, Fung Sen, Irene, Sheila and Alex.

Bird RobertBIRD, Robert Gregg 'Bob' - Known to many close to him as Bob, passed away peacefully at the age of 93 at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa on Saturday, October 17, 2020 with his loving wife Ida at his side.   

Bob is survived by, his sister Madeline Prentice, his son and daughter Gregg (Karalee) and Donna Marie (Don) Jordan, grandchildren Nichole, Daniel, Donovan, Erica, Kelly, Erin, Katherine, Cameron and Jenna and 18 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his son Ricky Robert Bird (2008), and his sister Arlie Bateman.

Bob established his Heating and Air-Conditioning company in 1963. He was greatly respected in his trade and fondly remembered by everyone who worked with him.

Kuczwal MichaelKUCZWAL, Michael  - Peacefully passed on October 17th, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 73.

Beloved husband of Nancy and devoted father of Terry. Brother of Ed Kuczwal and Olga Quick.

Brother-in-law of Larry, Joy, John, David, Bonnie and Judy.

Mike will be missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends.


McCammond AnnaMcCAMMOND, Anna Joyce - (April 22nd, 1937 - October 17th, 2020)

With deep sadness, the family announces the passing of Anna at Hillsdale Terrace on Saturday, October 17th, 2020 in her 84th year.

Born Anna Joyce Ward on April 22nd, 1937.

Daughter of the late James and Martha Ward.

Beloved wife of the late James McCammond.

Loving Momma to Mathew Abrams and Melissa and Ryan Bentley. Great-Momma to Rylee, Sam, and Leo.


North DorisNORTH, Doris Verona (née Goatcher) – (September 6th, 1924 - October 17th, 2020)

After a lengthy illness, Doris passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on October 17, 2020 at the age of 96.

Beloved wife of the late Thomas Redmond (d. 1959) and the late Alexander North (d. 1988).

Loving mother of Hazel Hopwood (John), Allan Redmond (Barbara), Elizabeth Foster (Rick) and step-son Bob North (Barb).

ARTHUR, Jacqueline Ellen (née Underhill) - Of Newcastle, Ontario tragically passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at the age of 71. 

She was born to the late Lawrence and Edith Underhill, March 28, 1949, in North York.

Jacqueline graduated from GS Henry High School in North York in 1968. She married Sean Kimberly Arthur in 2001, and they lived together in Peterborough, Ontario for many years before relocating to Newcastle.

Jacqueline is survived by two children: Andria Bronson of Hamilton; and Jordan Shupka of Ottawa.

MISSINGHAM, George - (September 2, 1927 - October 17, 2020)

With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of George on October 17, 2020 in Toronto. 

He will be sadly missed by his wife of 56 years, Marion, his daughters Laura Freeland (Chris) and Lynn Topp (David) and four grandsons, Steven, Michael, Alexander and Justin. 

HANNON, Terence “Terry”  - Passed away peacefully at his residence on Saturday October 17th, 2020 at the age of 74 years.

Terry, loving husband of Janet of 53 years.

Beloved father of Dan (Pam), and Kim (Dennis).

HARTFORD, Cecil Claude - It is with heavy hearts, that the family of Cecil Claude Hartford announces his passing.

Cecil passed peacefully at Glen Hill Strathaven on October 17, 2020 at the age of 87.

Cecil leaves behind his beloved wife of 51 years, Ruth Hartford (nee Saunders). Cherished Father to Douglas (Frances), Alan (Jennifer) and David (Tammy) Hartford.

CARRIGAN, John James - The family of John James Carrigan is saddened to announce his passing on October 17, 2020 in his home at the age of 97.

Predeceased by his loving wife Ruth Viola Carrigan (nee Prescott), to whom he was married for 46 years.

Beloved father to Douglas James Carrigan.

COLBOURNE, Maurice Peacefully, on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at his home in West Shore Village in Port Perry, at age 88.

Maurice Colbourne, beloved husband of Emilie (nee Skinner) for 44 years.

Loved father of Leda Fulford (Derek) and Tom Colbourne (Susan) and stepfather of Bobby Richards (Eva), Sandra Gray (Dave), Terry Richards (Gail) and the late Maureen Good (John).

SANDERCOCK, Dorothy Mae - It comes with so many great memories of our mom, Dorothy Mae, and to sadly say Mom passed away peacefully at Oshawa, Ontario, on October 17, 2020 at the age of 84.

You could have never met a sweeter person than our mother. 
She was a pillar of strength to her family and friends. Mom was kind, funny, and the most precious soul, and we all love her so much.

HOPPE, Marcella   -  It is with heavy hears and deep sadness that we announce the passing of Marcella Hoppe on October 17, 2020 at the age of 85. 

She was born in Golling, Austria on September 25, 1935, the daughter of Anton and Mareclla Reindl (deceased). 

In her early twenties she emigrated to Canada where she later met and married Peter Hoppe, the love of her life. 

Morrison BettyMORRISON, Betty (Eileen Grace) - (December 26, 1929October 16, 2020)

Peacefully at Belmont House (Toronto) on Friday, October 16th, 2020 at 90 years of age.

Beloved wife of Norm. Cherished mother of Dean (Linda) & Blair (Cairine).

Loving Grandma of Megan and Matilda & Matthew, Mitchell and Sydney.

Dear sister of the late Cliff Simpson.

Lamb JamesLAMB, James 'Jim' - (June 3rd, 1934 - October 16th, 2020)

Born June 3, 1934 in Toronto to the late Frank & Anne (née Smith).

Passed away October 16, 2020 after a brief battle with cancer.

Survived and will be greatly missed by his beloved Corinne, sister Nancy (McDonald), children Mark (Ute), Brian (Wendy), David (Linda) & Deanna (David), his nieces & nephews and many Grandchildren & Great Grandchildren.  


Strzelczyk StanleySTRZELCZYK, Stanley James “Stan” - (October 6, 1945 -  October 16, 2020)

Passed away at his home on October 16, 2020 with his loving family by his side.

Loving husband of Joan for over 40 years.

Adored dad of Greg Swail (Danielle).

Stan will be especially missed by grandsons Jacob (Payten), Ethan (Kalli) and Dylan as well as by great granddaughter Layla.


Adamcewicz HenrykaADAMCEWICZ, Henryka (nee Majszyk) – Peacefully on Friday October 16, 2020 with family at her side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 72.

Henryka, beloved wife of the late Chester Adamcewicz.

Much loved mother of Adam Adamcewicz and his wife Perry Quinton-Adamcewicz.

Cherished Babcia of Alexander and Nicholas Adamcewicz.

Dear sister of Jadwiga Zawada, and Tadek Majszyk and the late Stasia Ksiazek.

RUDIK, Victor William - (December 20, 1938 - October 16, 2020)

Passed away peacefully at the age of 81, with his family and oldest friend in attendance.

Loving husband of Patricia F. Rudik, to whom he has been married for 57 years. Father of Patricia F. M. Rudik and Victor W. J. Rudik.

Former town counsellor of Pickering, where he lived all but a few years of his life.