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TALSMA, Frankie Lee  - Age 25, passed away peacefully on August 10, 2019, with family by her side.

Frankie is survived by her parents Brenda Moncrief (Glenn Hackett) and Neil Talsma (Taryn Talsma), her sister Maggie Talsma, her brother Tarquin Talsma, step siblings Evan and Cahley Hackett, nephew Taven Duffy, her Grandparents Carol and Harmen Talsma.

Washington IcelynWASHINGTON, Icelyn  - Peacefully went to rest with the Lord at Hillsdale Estates on Saturday August 10, 2019 at the age of 95.

Loving mother to Horace "Kit" (Jackie) Walker, Pat (Winston Blagrove), Algeon Sappleton, Joan (Derek Jackson) (Joan Jackson), and Marlon Anderson (cared for as her own).

Pre deceased by Daughter in-law, Sandra Sappleton.

Cherished Miss Wash , and Nana to Sytron, Oneil, Andre, Algeon Jr., Amari, Camila, Ismat, Mustafa and pre deceased by Indiana, Stacy Ann (Simone).

BENNETT, Essia "Roy"  - On Saturday August 10, 2019, Essia Roy Bennett - husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle went home in his 81st year.

SARLES, Helen Florence (Carruthers)  -  Sadly, Helen Florence Sarles (Carruthers) passed away peacefully in her sleep in Pickering at Orchard Villa on Saturday, August 10th, 2019 in her 100th year after a lengthy illness.

SMITH, Susan Ann Smith  - Passed away peacefully on August 9th, 2019 in the Palliative Care Unit at Sunnybrook Hospital. 


Doswell AudreyDOSWELL, Audrey Ruth -  It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of Audrey Doswell at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday August 9th, 2019 with her family by her side.

Audrey was in her 94th year and lived a full and meaningful life – Wife, Mother, athlete and painter – she carried herself with grace and determination.

Loving Wife of the late Jim Doswell for 62 years and mother to Gary (Elise), Fraser (Jill), Brian (Cathie) and Angela.

Hayward Scott KarenHAYWARD-SCOTT, Karen Eileen  - (Originally from Port Union, Newfoundland.)

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday August 9th, 2019, at the age of 55.

Loving wife and best friend of Rick Scott for 32 years.

Much loved mom of Krystal Internicola and her husband Billy of Bowmanville and Nicole Clark and her husband Gary of Cameron.

Cluett JoannaCLUETT, Joanna - Passed away peacefully on Friday August 9, 2019 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa with family by her side, at the age of 52.

Beloved wife of Gene.

Cherished mom to Kori (Matt Holland), Jodi and Kelsey. Devoted nanny to Kaylee and Rebecca.

Caring daughter to Hilda and Bill Whelan.

Sister to Fanny (Frank Wilkins) and Scott Whelan.


Hellier AnneHELLIER, Anne - (May 12, 1939 - August 9, 2019) - 

Beloved wife to Norman (passed), loving mother to Tod (Dorothy), Brenda (Lennox), Debbie and Paul.

Beloved Grandmother of Kenny, Kasey (Felicia), Tod (Michelle), Karen, Christina (Donald), Brittany and Scott (Valerie).

Loved always and forever missed by her girls Ryleigh, Quinn and Abigail. 

O'HARE, Robina (Ruby)  - With great sorrow we announce Mom's passing, at the age of 91, peacefully in her sleep on August 8, 2019.

She was the best Mom ever and leaves behind her loving and devoted children, John (Joyce), Ginny (Wade), Colleen (Frank), Loretta (Gary) and Gerry (Fawzia). 

FRAZER, Lacey  -  It is with sadness that we share the news of Frazer Lacey’s passing.

He died surrounded by his family in Lakeridge Health Port Perry on Thursday, August 8, 2019.

Wachtel HansWACHTEL, Hans Juergen  - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday August 8th, 2019 at the age of 77.

Loving husband of the late Vasiliki Wachtel (2014)

Much loved Dad of Michael and his wife Claudia of Whitby and Eric and his wife Anne of Toronto.

Cherished grandfather of Ethan and Riley.

WALLACE, David Wallace  -  It is with great sadness that we share the news of Ian Wallace’s passing, after a long battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis on Thursday, August 8, 2019 surrounded by his family at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry, at age 61.

LUSTY, Frank David  - It is with great sorrow that we announce the loss of our beloved Frank, who passed away suddenly but peacefully in his home on Thursday, August 8th, 2019. 

Davidson HeatherDAVIDSON, Heather  - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on August 7, 2019 in her 68th year.

Predeceased by her husband Brian.

Loving mother to Steven (Marcie) and Shawn (Tracie).

Proud gramma to Shayne, Dylan and Grayson.

Dear sister to Penny (Phil).

FRYER, David Earl Fryer  - June 25, 1952 - August 7, 2019

It is with great sadness the family of David Earl Fryer announces his sudden passing on Wednesday August 7th, 2019 at Scarborough General Hospital.

Devoted husband to Linda for 45years.

VETZAL, Nancy Anne (Schmidt)  - (December 7, 1972 - August 7, 2019)

Nancy passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, surrounded by family and friends, due to complications from recent surgery and due to the toll that Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) put on her body, including being on dialysis for 7 years.

She is survived by Ted, her husband of 21 years, her daughters Allie (Jaydee) and Abby, her father John (Sandy), her mother Vicki, her sister Jane (Nick), her mother in law Arlene, her sister in law Tracy (Rob), her brother in law Mike (Cheryl), nephews Hugh, Elliott and Logan, nieces Lucy, Meagan and Jasmine.

Nancy grew up in Calgary, Whitby and Newmarket. She made friends with almost everyone she met. Growing up, she was active with her many interests, like Girl Guiding, camping and 4 wheeling, helping with her mom’s Chow Chow kennel, handling their Chows in dog shows, as well as vocal choir and drama clubs.

After a 10 year on/off relationship with Ted, they were married Sept. 13/97 and she had their Chows in the wedding party as her Ring Bearer and Flower Girl.

After a wedding night surprise, Nancy gave birth to her first daughter, Allie, in May/98. In Aug./02, while staying at her in-laws, she fell off of a dock due to her narcolepsy and blew out her knee while 20 weeks pregnant. Further complicating things, in Sept/02, the pregnancy started to cause excessive pain from her kidneys. She was admitted to hospital, where she stayed for 3 months, giving birth to her second daughter, Abby, on Nan’s 30th Birthday.

Nancy focused all of her attention on being the best mother that she could be to the girls. Allie had Qadesh the tiger attend her 4th birthday party, while Abby and Nancy celebrated their 4/34th birthdays in Disney World.

As the PKD progressed, it robbed Nan of her energy and caused more and more pain. When she was just 39, she entered renal failure and started dialysis. This led Nan into a whole new world of people with whom she made fast and lasting friends.

Nancy’s Family would like to thank everyone who touched her life. The Nephrology team at LHOshawa, all of the nurses, SA’s and techs in the dialysis units, the staff in CCU2&3, G8, G9 and the many other units that Nancy had extended stays in at LHO, Jeff Robertson of The PKD Foundation of Canada, Dr. Ian Watson for his tireless care of Nancy, and last but not least Irene Boon & Angele Jolicoeur.

You have an angel watching over you, now and forever.

Friends and family may gather for a memorial visitation on Thursday August 22nd from 7:00 – 9:00 P.M. at Morris Funeral Chapel, Bowmanville. A memorial service will be held at Harmony Road Baptist Church on Saturday August 24th at 1:00 P.M. In Honour of Nancy's vibrancy please wear Purple to her memorial service.

Donations in Nancy’s memory may be made to PKD foundation would be greatly appreciated www.endpkd.ca

Please register as an organ donor at www.beadonor.ca.



Pflanzer EmilPFLANZER, Emil Albert Jacob  - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 with his wife and children by his side at Thorntonview Long Term Care.

Beloved husband of Anne Marie for 70 years.

Loving father of Brigitte Potter (Donald), Bernie Pflanzer (Joyce), Michael Pflanzer, Thomas Pflanzer, Ralph Pflanzer (Heather), Susan Nicholls (John) and Andre Pflanzer.

Pegg JohnPEGG, John Alfred - Passed away at Port Perry Hospital on Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 at the age of 89,

Loving husband of the late Barbara Pegg (2005)

Loving father of Ruth Vale and her husband Harold of Sunderland.

Much loved grandfather of Matthew and his wife Dawn, Brian and his wife Laura, Lisa, Kim and her partner Brandon and Michael and his partner Jasmin.