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BONK, Michael  -  Mrach 22, 1924 - April 16, 2022

With great sadness his family announces his passing at Hillsdale Estates, Oshawa.

Much loved husband of Patricia for 62 years.

Devoted father of Catherine (Carlo) Rossi and John (Jane) Bonk. Cherished grandfather of Jessica (Gary) Wright, Amy & Allison Bonk.

GIBLIN, Randy William Alexander   –  October 15, 1958 - April 16, 2022

Randy is survived by his loving wife, Janet Harper of Shelburne.

Beloved son of the late Sylvia (nee Surge) and Barry (step mother Maria) Giblin of Beaverton.

BURTON, Joyce Betty Burton   -  Passed away peacefully at home on April 17th, 2022. 

Beloved wife of Wilf Burton. 

Loving mother of Marsha (Michael) and Michelle (Carlos). 

Adored grandmother of James and Kate. 

GAVIN, Mary Barbara (nee Moran)  -  It is with great sadness the family advises the sudden, but peaceful passing Barbara, who was called home to be with our Lord on April 17th, 2022 at the age of 79.

Loving wife to Paul for 55 years. Caring mother of Christopher (Alison).

Fondly remembered by her grandchildren, Ceilidh and Fiona.

KIERS, Wally   -  Passed peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health on Sunday April 17, 2022 after a lengthy battle with Cancer.

Beloved husband for 63 years of the late Edna.

Much loved Dad to Cathy (Dale), Debbie (Mike), and the late Lin (survived by Rod).

McNEIL, Dale Frances McNeil  -  1941 - 2022

Dale McNeil, passed away suddenly on April 17, 2022, in her home with her family.

She is the wife of late husband Eric McNeil and is survived by her daughter Cynthia, son-in-law Scot, with grandson's Ryan and Mitchell, and great granddaughter Arabella.

HEWITT, Sharon Gail (nee BARCLAY)   -  Sharon peacefully passed away, on April 17, 2022, at the age of 80.

She is now reunited in Heaven with her loving husband, Grant.

Loving mom and mother-in-law of Jamie and Gayle Hewitt and Peter and Heather Mason.


Muscat CharlesMUSCAT, Charles   - Saturday, July 26, 1930 - April 14, 2022

Passed away peacefully on April 14, 2022 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 91.

Beloved husband of Dolores.

Loving father of Michael and Joseph.

Charles will be missed by his family in Malta. 

He was a good husband and father, who was devoted to his family.

He came to Canada in 1950, and worked hard to establish a life for his family.

He dedicated his working life to the same aluminum company for 45 years.

McKinlay Wilde OrmaMCKINLAY-WILDE, Orma Jennie   -  August 18, 1931 – April 15, 2022 

Peacefully in the wee hours at her home of 64 years, on Friday April 15, 2022 in her 91st year.

Orma Jennie McKinlay-Wilde left us to be with her Father in heaven celebrating her time on earth with her first husband Donald D. McKinlay; predeceased by her parents Walter R. Wellman and Edith J. Hudson; predeceased by her twin sister Norma and brother Roland R. Wellman. 

Orma leaves for a time, her husband Bill Wilde of 21 years.

Survived by her children Brian McKinlay (Lindsay), Sandra McKinlay, Grant McKinlay (Debbie); grandchildren Adam (Cindy), Kyle, Sheldon, (Brittany), Patrick (Jesse), Matthew (Julianne), Courtney (Dominique), and predeceased by Alexander.

HUDSON, Peter Glenn   -  Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, April 16th, 2022 in his 58th year.

Beloved son of Thomas and Lillian.

Much loved father of Michael (Jessika) and Katie.

DONOVA, Angie Kirby Donovan  - With beams of light shining in prayer from friends and family, Angie’s spirit has taken flight on the wings of angels to be embraced in heaven by predeceased family members, Joan & Rip Kirby, Jon Kirby, Marnie & Bob Gilmore, Mary Polito, Ruth Agnew and Joyce Donovan. 

Within our family her loss is shared among husband John Donovan, son Lucas & Miranda, Chris Kirby, Cathy Kirby-Tapp & husband Dan, nephews Kevin & David, and nieces Mallory & Caroline, Uncle Joe & Andrea, cousins Anna, Joey & Kristin, and Brendon Polito, Teresa Agnew & Pat Wymes, Mary-Louise, Steven Agnew & Carol Consell, Denise & John Sellers, David & Jen Gilmore, John Gilmore, Judy Marshall & Tom, and Denise Donovan.  


Kydd JuneKYDD, C. June M. Kydd   -   June 18th, 1928 - April 14th, 2022

Passed away peacefully April 14, 2022 at Lakeridge Port Perry with Linda and Susan at her side. 

Predeceased by her husband, Carl (2009) and son Brian (2020). 

Lovingly survived by her two daughters Linda Volpatti (Dennis) and Susan Richards (partner Brian Hiscock), and cherished grandchildren Alexandra, David, Adale, Gwen, Lisa and Hayley, and great grandchildren Rylee, Pheonix, Ronin, Colton, Charlotte, Jade and Lucas. 

Also survived by many caring nieces and nephews. 

June was born to parents Arthur and Ellen Sweetman (McDermott) in Scugog. 

Hollohan JohnHOLLOHAN, John Elias Hollohan   - June 5, 1941 – April 14, 2022 

Passed away suddenly, after a brief illness in Whitby, Ontario, on Thursday, April 14th.

John was born in the small fishing village of Summerville in Bonavista Bay, NL on June 5, 1941.

He moved to Gander at an early age but spent most summers in Summerville and nearby Sweet Bay.

MacPhee RonaldMacPHEE, Ronald Wayne MacPhee  -  March 10, 1947 – April 14, 2022

Age 75, of Courtice, Ontario passed away on Thursday, April 14, 2022.

Ronald was born March 10, 1947. 

Murray MichaelMURRAY, Michael James “Mickey” –   November 17, 1944 - April 14, 2022

Passed away suddenly but peacefully on Thursday, April 14, 2022 at Scarborough Centenary Hospital with family by his side.

Beloved husband of the late Dianne Murray.

Loving father to Kyle (Donna).

Cherished grandfather to Emma, Lucas and Nathan.

Dear brother to David.

Mickey will be fondly remembered by extended family and many friends.  

Lafuente ErnestoLAFUENTE, Ernesto Gonzales  -  June 30, 1938 – April 14, 2022 

Passed away peacefully with family by his side on Thursday, April 14, 2022, at the age of 83 years.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Rosario.

Very loving father of Antonio (Marietta), and Lea (JoJo).

Cherished grandfather Tatay of Wei, Courteney, Fiel, Iya and great grandfather Tatay of Ella and Elianna.

Predeceased by his brother Marionito (Itoy).

Will be missed by all his family in Canada and the Philippines.

Littlejohn MarieLITTLEJOHN, Marie   -  August 19, 1947 – April 14, 2022 

Passed away suddenly at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, April 14th, 2022 at 74 years of age.

Beloved wife of Dianne. Daughter of the late Gerald and Margaret.

Loving mother of Jennifer (Dwayne) and Jeff (Melissa).

Cherished Nana/Grammy of Tyler, Emma, Hunter, Hudson, Ava and Molly.

Dear sister of Louise and the late Betty, Denis, Denise, Geraldine and Neil. Marie will be fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews extended family and friends.

BENNETT, Tracia (nee Hooper)  - It is with a very heavy heart, we share the passing of Tracia Bennett, peacefully on Thursday April 14th 2022 at Lakeridge Health Ajax at the age of 49. 

Beloved mother of Ashley, Caswell, Shelbi and the late Tyler. 

Cherished “Nanny” of Blake, and Alijah. 

COWLE, Donald Gilbert Cowle   -  August 1, 1936 – April 15, 2022 

GM Retiree with 35 years Service. 



St Cyr LinaSt-CYR, Lina Marie (Dostie)   June 17, 1941 - April 13, 2022

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at her home, at the age of 80.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Marcel and son Michael.

Loving mother of Germaine Wilkes. Cherished grandmother of Jason Wilkes, Michelle Wilkes and Sherry Wilkes and great-grandmother of Daniel Wilkes, Cheyenne Keefe and Mikayla Davis and great-great-grandmother of Abigail Staples.

Survived by her sisters Antoinette Bosse, Albertine Blanchard, Evangeline Dostie and Jeannette Kovacs and brothers John Dostie, Edgar Dostie and Gerry Dostie.

Lettner JeffreyLETTNER, Jeffrey John Lettner  -  January 15, 1966 – April 13, 2022 

Passed away suddenly but peacefully at home on April 13th 2022.

He is predeceased by his parents Walter John Lettner and Pirkko Ennelii Lettner.

Loved brother of Deborah, Carol (Dennis), and Karen (Spot).

Uncle to Mark (Jamie), Sarah (Jesse), Rebecca, Ben, Cassandra, Christopher, Nicholas, and Katherine.

Great-uncle to Harper. The friends who became family Denise, Shawn, Shawn Jr, and Michelle. 

Jeff was known for his strong work ethic as manager, Fleet Management, Central Region at Canada Post where he put his heart and soul into his work.

Muir ThomasMUIR, Thomas Burton Muir   -  April 14, 1940 – April 13, 2022

Age 81, of Newcastle, Ontario passed away on Wednesday, April 13, 2022.

Thomas was born April 14, 1940.

RICE, Marjory Jean  -  March 30, 1933 – April 13, 2022  Port Perry, Ontario

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a wonderful lady, Marjory Jean Rice, 89 years old, at Lakeridge Health, Port Perry, Ontario.

Jones DaltonJONES, Dalton Stanley   - January 3, 1945 – April 13, 2022

Passed away peacefully, with dignity and in the company of loved ones on April 13, 2022.

Cherished husband to Arnella and beloved father of Kevin (Irma), LeVar (Emily) and Darnelle (Meghan), Dalton is also survived by his grandchildren; Mylo and Theo, remaining siblings; Gloria, Dorothy, Cynthia, Carmen, Allan, and large extended family and friends, all of whom will miss him immensely.

After moving to Canada from Kingston, Jamaica in 1977, Dalton settled in Oshawa, where he worked for 26 years at the Whitby Psychiatric Hospital (now Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences), before retiring to his garden, scrumptious recipes, ocean cruises and other inspired passions.

WILSON, Pamela  -   Peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday April 14th 2022 at the age of 62. 

Beloved wife of Ed.

Loving mother Melissa, and Shane.

SCHNAIDER, Michael  -  August 29, 1958 - April 14, 2022

Passed away suddenly on April 14, 2022, at his home in Innisfil.

Dear brother of William and George (Selma).