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ROBERTS, Carol L. (nee: Gaines)   - Life Member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 178 Ladies Auxiliary and the Beehive Rebekah Lodge.

Passed away suddenly at home on Tuesday, August 10, 2021 with her daughter by her side in her 83rd year.

Carol, beloved wife of the late Ernie.

FICE, Gwen (Telford) Fice   -  Passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville with her daughters by her side on August 10th, 2021, at the age of 83 years. 

Beloved wife of the late Raymond Fice. 

Loving mother of Heather Young and Lisa (Rob) Irwin. 

BEVAN, Dennis Graham   - Passed away at his residence in Brechin, on August 10, 2021, at the age of 85.

Dennis will be missed by his companion Gerry.

Loving father of Gregory (Donna Rzesnoski), and Shannon. Brother of Doreen, Len, Joan, and predeceased by his twin brother Doug.

MAJER, Helen Majer (Nagy-Deak)   -  Helen Majer passed away August 10th 2021 at 1:20am peacefully in her sleep with her Granddaughter by her side.

They were able to have one more sleepover.

She was with family and friends in her final days and surrounded in Love.

COURNEYEA, Gary Michael   -  July 11, 1962 - August 10, 2021

Gary passed away peacefully at his home.

He appreciated all sports, especially hockey (an ardent Habs fan).

Gary was devoted to his job at Princess Margaret Hospital.

COUCH, Wallace Wilfred Sterling  -  It is with great sadness the family of Wallace Couch announces his passing on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa Hospital in his 90th year.

Wallace was the cherished and beloved husband to Ruth Couch (nee Garrod) for 64 years.

Wallace has now joined his son Bradley in Heaven. Loved father to Tom (Rose) Couch and Wendy (Sheila Pethick) Couch.

Bryant GlennBRYANT, Glenn Thomas - (April 11, 1962 – August 9, 2021)

Passed away peacefully on Monday August 9, 2021 at the age of 59, surrounded by his wife and children.

Beloved husband of Margaret. Loving father of Jennifer-Lynn Bryant and Josh Bryant. Lovingly remembered by his grandson, Brayden Boudreau.

Loved son of Ruth and the late Milton Bryant.

Dear brother of Brenda (Paul) DaPonte, Wayne (Patty) Bryant, Larry (Sonya) Bryant and the late Ed Bryant, and John Bryant, brother-in-law to Lina.

NESBITT, Muriel Nesbitt  -  Wife of the late Robert L. Nesbitt, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 9, 2021 at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital. 

Born on May 4, 1921, in Quaker Hill (Uxbridge), Ontario, she was the daughter of the late John A. Kydd and Olive Kydd, and loving sister of the late Eileen Brice, Gordon Kydd, Carl Kydd, and John Kydd. She leaves behind her sisters Joyce Leek and Mary Kydd. 

WESTLAKE, Thelma Marie (FOSTER)- (1923 - 2021) - August 9th brought both sadness and relief to our family when our dear, sweet mother passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa (8G).

Five weeks earlier, Mom took a fall at home and suffered a fractured pelvis. Despite the love and care that she received from her nurses, she suffered complications, and lost her final battle. We were sad to lose this beautiful soul, but relieved that her suffering was over.


Kurij IwanKURIJ, Iwan “John” February 22nd, 1925 - August 8th, 2021

Passed away peacefully at the age of 96, on Sunday August 8th, 2021 at Grey Bruce Health Sciences, Owen Sound. 

Beloved husband of the late Romana Jeanette Kurij (2004). 

Adored father of Nancy Blake and the late John. 

Cherished Grandfather of Anastasia Blake (Darin Lemieux), Rebecca Blake and Tanya Kurij. 

Great Grandfather of Oriana and Aurora Lemieux. 

Survived by his daughter in law Anna Kurij. 

Gibbs NeilGIBBS, Neil Owen   -  April 27, 1946 – August 8, 2021

Passed away in his 76th year after a courageous battle with Cancer.

Neil died peacefully on Sunday August 8, 2021 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa Hospital.

He is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Carolyn (nee. McLaughlin).

Beloved father of Brenda Witherly and Beverley Canning.

Remembered by his stepdaughters Sheri Smith and Shannon Ryan.

Proud Papa of Leah Traviss, Sarah Witherly, Joshua Canning, Shayne, Tanner and Jennifer Smith, Jessica and Jaime Ryan.

Lake RonaldLAKE, Ronald, Alan  -  August 1, 1953 – August 8, 2021

Retired GM 30 Years Peacefully and surrounded by family at his side, Ron passed away on August 8th 2021, at the age of 68.

Beloved husband to his wife Alina, his “sweetheart” of 45 years.

Loving dad of Kriss (Lara), Matthew (Melissa), Adam (Brittney).

Cherished Papa of Evan and Kathryn. Brother of Marilyn (John) and the late Joan.

Brother-in-law to Greg, Stan (Diane), Barb (Brady), and the late Andrew (Helen).

Ron will be fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews, extended family, and friends.

Noordman JosephNOORDMAN, Joseph (Joe) Franciscus   -  March 24, 1941 – August 8, 2021

(Director of Training for Oshawa Fire Department)

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday, August 8th, 2021 at 80 years of age.

Dear son of the late Fred & Maria Noordman.

Beloved husband of Cheri (nee Brady) for 54 years.

Cherished father of Michelle Gettins-Magill, Joey (Diane) and Melinda Torrance (Dave).

Loving grandfather of Jacob, Erika, Melissa, Kieran, Arthur, Ryan, Sara, Emily and Cameron and great grandfather of five.

NORTHEY, Margaret Ruth Northey  - March 8, 1931 - August 8, 2021

Margaret Ruth Northey, known as Ruth, led a full life and passed peacefully on August 8, 2021.

Born in Toronto to parents Maude and Lorne Northey, she was the first child in the family, followed by her brother Douglas (deceased) and sister Louise (deceased).

SHEA, Everett Joseph Shea  -  Aged 55, of Port Perry left us suddenly, surrounded by his family on August 8th, 2021 from pre- existing health conditions. 

Everett was a loving husband, father and grandfather who went above and beyond those titles to take care of his family. 

CARD, Donald Allen Leslie   -  Passed away peacefully at Lakridge Hospital in Oshawa on Sunday August 8th, 2021 at the age of 69.

He will be deeply missed by his wife of 50 Years Linda Card (nee Warren), his son Jeff (Tracy), daughter Linsey (Colin) and his adoring Grandchildren Jake (Brooke), Jaelyn, Lane, Alyssa and Henry.

ADAIR, Viola (nee: Lambert) Adair   -  Passed peacefully August 8, 2021 at the Oshawa Extendicare in her 94th year.

Predeceased by her husband Harold and daughters Margaret and Nancy.

Cherished mother to Beverly (Darcy), Mary, Janet, Rosemary and Gary.


Cromar GaryCROMAR, Gary Douglas – (April 23rd, 1945 -  August 7th, 2021)

Gary passed away peacefully in his sleep in the early hours of Saturday August 7, 2021 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa after a short illness. 

He was in his 77th year.  

He is survived by his older brother James (Jim) and his longtime friend Barbara, and was predeceased by his father Doug, mother Hazel (nee Redshaw), older sister Ruth and sister-in-law Barb.  

In his younger days, Gary enjoyed working at the Bulova Watch Company in Scarborough. 


West AudreyWEST, Audrey   -  April 5th, 1930 -  August 6th, 2021

Passed away peacefully on Friday August 6, 2021 in her 92nd year. 

Beloved mom of Patricia Haldane, Debbie Smithson (Glenn Rankin), and the late Robert West. 

Cherished grandma of Shane West, Cheryl West, Jordan Haldane, Stephanie West, and the late Christopher West.  Great-grandma of Lyam West. 

Audrey will also be dearly missed by her many close friends. 

A special Thank-You to the staff at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto for the compassionate care they provided. 

MARSHALL, William Brenton  - July 4, 1932 - August 7, 2021

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our father, husband, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend.

Brent leaves behind his wife Jackie, daughter Terri (Debbie), son Paul, grandchildren Olivia, Ava and their mother Tammy.

COLLINS, Rose Collins  -  1925 - 2021  Veronica “Rose” Manley was a caring wife, grandmother, great grandmother and friend.

She left this world peacefully August 7th, 2021 surrounded by family at the age of 95. 

She was born to Michael and Catherine Manley on September 28th, 1925.

Rose was raised in Ottawa during the good times of the 20's, The Depression of the 1930's, spent her teenage years at school during WW2, also worked as a messenger for Western Union during this time.

BRADEY, Susan Darlene Bradey   -  May 8, 1952 – August 7, 2021 

It is with profound sadness we announce the passing of Sue Bradey at the age of 69 years. 

She will be lovingly remembered by her husband Jim Bradey, daughters Jamie Bradey (Jason) and Heather Bradey. 

Her two grandsons Christopher Bradey (Renee) and James Bradey. 

BROWN, John Michael Brown   -  January 16, 1965 – August 7, 2021  

It is with deep sadness that the family of John Michael Brown announce his passing on Saturday, August 7, 2021 at the Oak Ridges Hospice in Port Perry.

With his beloved wife Jess by his side, John’s lengthy battle with cancer came to a peaceful end.

HEARN, Mary Ann Elizabeth (Nee Denault)  -  August 13, 1939 to August 8, 2021 

"One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours?

I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life." Kahlil Gibran.

Mary passed away at 81 after a long battle with chronic illness.


Horner WilliamHORNER, William “Billy”   -  January 15th, 1958 - August 6th, 2021

The family of William "Billy" Horner is saddened to announce his passing at the age of 63 on August 06, 2021.

Predeceased by his Mother Audrey Horner, and Father William L. Horner. 

Bill was a lifelong resident of Oshawa.  Survived by his two sisters, and their families.

Also survived by Uncle Russ, Aunt Vera. 

Bill will be missed by his many friends. 

The family would like to thank Lakeridge Health Oshawa staff for the excellent care given to Bill.



TOOKE, Marilyn   - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday August 6th, 2021. 

Beloved wife of Paul (37 Years).

Loving sister of Rick Bates.

Cherished aunt of Tom, and Tanya.