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WHITE, Laurence   - April 6, 1941 – June 8, 2018

Peacefully passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville surrounded by his loving sons.

Beloved husband of the late Linda (nee DeClara).

BASTAS, Nick Bastas  - Peacefully, at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, surrounded by his wife and sons, on June 8, 2018, after a lengthy battle with ALS, at the age of 69.

Beloved husband of Georgina. Loved father of John (Deby) and Dan (Janine).

HURREN, William Leonard  - at Orillia on Friday, June 8, 2018.

Leonard Hurren of Beaverton was the beloved husband of the late Bertha (Arbourne) Hurren.

Loved father of Connie (Ron) Winstanley of Beaverton, Faye (Phil) Carleton of Manitouwadge, and Barbara Hurren of Beaverton.

Cobb MargaretCOBB, Margaret J. "Peggy"  - Passed away peacefully on Friday June 8, 2018 at Campbellford Memorial Hospital at the age of 86.

Beloved wife of the late Ken Cobb(2017), and Carl Cunning (1994).

Loving and devoted mother of Cindy (Ed Veenstra), Garnet (Rhonda), Mike (Wendy), Mark (Bev), and Les (Susan).

GUERIN, Mary-Ann (nee Dokis)  (1943-2018)  - Passed away peacefully June 8th, 2018 at the age of 75.

Beloved wife of the late, Marcel Guerin.

Muir SusanMUIR, Susan Elaine (nee Hume)  - Passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa at the age of 71.

Susan is survived by her husband Dennis Lemick and children, Bethany Muir and Kate Martin, her grandchildren Paige and Kennedy Martin and Ryan Keunen, who will forever remember their grandmother's feistiness and unwavering attention.

Mountjoy LawrenceMOUNTJOY, Lawrence Neil - (Retired Hayden MacDonald Ltd. For 42 years)

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday June 7, 2018 at the age of 86.

Dearly loved husband of Marie Mountjoy (nee McInroy) of Oshawa.

Trewin GraceTREWIN, Grace Elizabeth  – On June 7, 2018, in her 100th year.

Born September 22, 1918 in the village of Haydon, Ontario.

Grace is predeceased by her beloved parents, Ida and William Trewin; siblings Harold, Anne, Verna (Clarence Avery), Arthur, Silas (Helen), May, Winn (David Marrow) and Clare (Jim Martyn).

HARRISON, Robert Edward  - Passed away peacefully at home in his 88th year on Thursday June 7, 2018.

Dearly missed by Jeannette, his wife of 63 years and children Brian, Sharon, and Anthony.

Proud grandfather of Sarah, Caitlin, Emma, Colton, and Robert.

Cook MargaretCOOK, Margaret P. - Passed away peacefully on Thursday June 7, 2018 at Fairview Lodge Whitby, at the age of 94.

Beloved wife of the late Charles (1996) and the late George (1975).

Devoted mother of Sandra (Bill Smith), Carolyn (the late Mike Hicken), Georgina (Jim Campbell).

Dufoe PercyDUFOE, Percy  - Passed away peacefully at Thornton View Nursing Home Oshawa, with his family by his side June 7th, 2018, at the age of 82 years.

He was predeceased by his Mother Hazel Sweezey, Stepfather Everette Sweezey, Father Oliver Dufoe, Brothers Darwin, Dalton and Oliver.

Percy worked for the CPR rail in his teens and is a member of the Iron Workers Union Local #721. Born and raised in Chalk River.

He will be sadly missed by his Wife Mary (Bissonette) of 60 years. And by his Children Kerry Smith, (Tyler) of Pembroke, Darwin Dufoe (Judy) Cambridge, Kevin Dufoe (Anne) Oshawa, Michael Dufoe (Sandra) Mattawa.

COPPINS, George Murray  - Passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018 in his 88th year.

Loved by his wife Helen of 66 years.

McCARTHY, Katherine Elizabeth  - December 27, 1951 - June 7, 2018

Passed away on June 7th, 2018 after a 2 year courageous fight with cancer surrounded by love.


Chartland JeannetteCHARTRAND, Jeannette (nee Gervais)  –  Peacefully on Wednesday June 6, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 83.

Beloved wife of the late George Chartrand.

Dear mother of Robert (Susan), Pierre (Rhonda), Elaine (Jim) and the late Norman.

 Willoughby WilliamWILLOUGHBY, William “Bill” Norman  - Went into the presence of the Lord on June 6, 2018, at his home in Pickering, Ontario.

He was born July 7,1946 to Norman and Ethel Willoughby.

He will be sadly missed by his wife Susan and two children Philip (Crystal), Julie Seales; by his four grandchildren Zachary, Joshua, Josiah and Emily; by his four brothers Doug (Becki), John (Debbie), Paul (Gloria), Dave (Sandy); by nieces and nephews and by many friends.

Finch FlorenceFINCH, Florence Elizabeth  - Peacefully at Extendicare Long Term Care on Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 in her 82nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Robert Finch.

Loving mother of John Puddicombe (Jodi) and Robert Finch Jr. (Terry).

Cherished Nanny of Cole, Kylie, Sara, and Steven and great grandmother of three.

OLAISEN, Mary Olaisen - (Veteran WW II Merchant Navy)    Peacefully, on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at Westshore Village in Port Perry, at age 99 5 months short of her 100th birthday.

Mary (nee O’Quinn), beloved wife of the late Hans Olaisen of Port Perry.

MARTINDILL, Kathleen 'Kathie' (nee Hyndman)  - It is with heavy hearts and great sadness that we announce the passing of Kathie Martindill (nee Hyndman) on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at the age of 69.

Beloved wife of Peter Martindill, cherished mother of Lee (Karen) Jamie (Julie) Jennifer (Ryan) Debra, Peter (Sharla) Karen (Tod) and Joanie.

WHITNEY, Doreen (nee Pratt)  -  It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family announces the passing of Doreen Whitney (nee Pratt) on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at age 90.

Beloved wife of the late Douglas Whitney (2000).

Loving mother of Diane (Heber) and Deborah (Art).

BROWN, John Christopher Revie  - Sunrise: December 25, 1938 Sunset: June 6, 2018

In his 80th year, passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Ajax Hospital after succumbing to a long illness.

GAULEY, William Lewis  - (November 20, 1937 – June 6, 2018)

Passed away at St. Michael’s Hospital. Bill, loving husband of Kathy, proud father of Jay and his wife Helen and Jeff.

DUCKWORTH, Ronald Dean  - In loving memory of Ron Duckworth, born August 19, 1926 in Orillia, Ontario. 

Ron passed away peacefully in Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on June 8, 2018. 

Although raised in East York, he took every opportunity to escape to where his heart was- the country.  Ron married Ruth Barton and raised his family in Uxbridge. 

Howarth FlorenceHOWARTH, Florence “Flip”  - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, shortly before her 90th birthday.

Predeceased by her husband Kenneth MacKay Howarth (1993).

Dear Mom of Susan and son-in-law Rudy Oppersma.

Cherished grandmother of David and his wifeJessica Oppersma, Paul and his wife Kelly Crumb and Kendra Oppersma.

PARKS, Muriel G.   -Passed away peacefully at Wynfield Long Term Care Oshawa on Tuesday June 5th, 2018 at the age of 95 years.

Muriel, predeceased by her beloved husband Lawson.

Loving mother of William (Sandra) and Wendy (Andrew).

Peters GeorgiaPETERS, Georgia Ann  - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville with her family by her side on Tuesday June 5th, 2018 in her 77th year.

Loving mother of Lorie Marsden.

Devoted nana to Ashley Clarke (Peter), Leah Daize and Greg Marsden.

Great nana to Kaydance, Liam and Kael. Dear sister of Joanne Losier (Gary).

Predeceased by her husband Ron Peters.

KIRBY, Allan Dale  - Passed away peacefully at his home in Newcastle, surrounded by family, after a short, hard fought battle with cancer, on Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at the age of 70.

He will be dearly missed by his beloved wife and best friend Wenda of 28 years.

Loving father of Tracy (Frank) and Terry (Natalie).