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Childerhose AudreyCHILDERHOSE, Audrey “Joan”    - Born June 19th, 1927 in Goose Green West Sussex, England.

Died September 15, 2018 in her 92nd year.

The wife of the late Leslie William Boyne Childerhose (November 1, 2008).

Joan met her future husband during the Second World War and wed Leslie in Horsham Sussex, England on June 27, 1945 at the Horsham Parish Church and were married for 63 years.

Savelle EdithSAVELLE, Edith Mabel  - Passed away peacefully with family by her side at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Saturday, September 15th, 2018; one day after her 92nd birthday.

Edith was most proud of her four sons as love of family came first, no matter what the boys got up to.

Her love of family continued with the arrival of six grandchildren and later, eleven great-grandchildren.

Equal was her devotion to her faith.

CHAMBERS, Ralph Chambers  -  81, peacefully passed, with his daughters at his side, at Margaret Bahen Hospice in Newmarket on Saturday, September 15, 2018.

Beloved father of Lynn Chambers and her partner Chris Parsons, and Stephanie Chambers and her wife Monica Noy, all of Toronto.

Campbell MargaretCAMPBELL, Margaret “Marg” (nee Noble)  - Passed away on Saturday September 15, 2018 surrounded by family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Beloved wife of Ed.

Devoted mother to Kelly (Harold Howard), Daniel (Erin) and Kathryn.

Beloved grandmother to Danny (Rachel) and Cole.

Great grandmother to Theodore. Sister to Jim (Marianne) Noble, Larry (Bonnie) Noble.

Marg will be sadly missed by her extended family, friends and all who knew her.

McCLUSKEY, Curtis   - Passed away at home on Saturday, September 15th, 2018, at the age of 60.

Much loved husband to Colleen for 29 years.

Conrad RuthCONRAD, Ruth Irmgard (nee KOHN)  - Rest in Peace liebe Mutti und Oma!  September 5, 1929 - September 15, 2018

Predeceased by her loving husband of 68 years, Helmut Horst Gerhard Conrad (August 7, 2017) and sister Antonie.

Kirkland JohnKIRKLAND, John Francis  - (Architectural Sales Manager – Oldcastle Building Envelope)

Passed away peacefully, with family by his side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday, September 14th, 2018, in his 72nd year.

Born October 15th, 1946 in Liverpool, England to the late John Pierce Kirkland and Hazel Kirkland (nee Robinson), predeceased by his sisters Anne and Shelagh.

Survived by his beloved wife Sharon Kirkland (nee Moring) of 49 years.

Proud father to Shawn, Pamela (Justin), Paulette (Sam), Monica (Adrian) and Tyler (Jenna).

Duncan BeulaDUNCAN, Beula Mary  - Passed away peacefully at her home in Courtice on Friday September 14th, 2018 at the age of 93.

Predeceased by her husband Donald Duncan (2011).

She is survived by her sister Kay and her husband Gord Wagg of Stouffville.

Predeceased by her brothers Ray, Ron (surviving Marlene) and John (surviving Alice).

Sister-in-law of George and his wife Barbara and Dorothy (late Gordon).

Lauriola PasqualeLAURIOLA, Pasquale "Pat"  - Peacefully at Fairview Lodge, Whitby on Friday, September 14, 2018 at the age of 87 years.

Beloved husband of Irene.

Loving father of Angie (Norm) their son Alex and Michael (Tracey).

Cherished Grandpa of Tiana and Luca.

Pasquale will be lovingly remembered by his brothers, sister and their families.

Ochocinski PiotrOCHOCINSKI, Piotr  - On Friday, September 14, 2018 Piotr passed away surrounded by love at the age of 52.

He was a true gentleman, dedicated father and friend, and love of Lori’s life.

He loved adventure, and lived by his mottos “it’s not the years in your life, it’s the life in your years” and “Viva la Vida” “live life”.

This he did with his family to the fullest.

WOODBURN, Helen   - Previously with the National Film Board

Formerly of Montreal, Quebec

Peacefully passed away at Extendicare Oshawa on Friday September 14, 2018, at the age of 96.

SCOTT, Thomas William  - Suddenly at his home on Friday, September 14th, 2018, in his 59thyear.

Survived by his son Jordan Scott and former wife Kim Scott, his mother Regna, brothers Bruce (Susan), David (Lynette) and nieces Kaitlyn and Jacklyn.

LANDRY, Margaret Elizabeth  - Passed away peacefully at her home in Oshawa with family at her side, on Friday, September 14th, 2018 at the age of 63.

Loving mother of Kellie (Daniel) and Michelle.

LEDDY, Patrick Joseph   - March 10, 1937 – September 13, 2018

On Thursday September 14, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, Pat succumbed to cancer.

Predeceased by his loving wife Brenda (nee Cooper), and his parents Leo and Meretta Leddy.


Strojwons BobSTROJWONS, Bob  - Peacefully passed away with his family by his side, on September 13, 2018 in his 55th year, from brain cancer.

Beloved husband to Dianne.

Loving and proud father to Anna and Paul.

Predeceased by his parents, Dimitro and Barbara. Cherished brother to Ed (Ellen) and Elizabeth.

He will be remembered by his many nieces, nephews, and devoted friends.

Bob worked as a Millwright at General Motors for 30 years, and he was also an Auxiliary Officer with Durham Regional Police for several years.


Cormack LindaCORMACK Linda (Moore)  - Passed away at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday September 13, 2018, at the age of 61.

Loving mother of Stephen (Jamie) and Christopher (Vanessa).

Cherished grandma of Tyler and Hailey.

Linda will be lovingly remembered by her family and friends.

Cozens KathleenCOZENS, Kathleen Theresa  - (February 9, 1931September 13, 2018) - 

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, September 13th, 2018, at the age of 87.

Montemurro RichardMONTEMURRO, Richard David  - Suddenly at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Thursday, September 13th, 2018. Richard, in his 79th year.

Beloved father of the late Calla-Mae Montemurro. Loving grandfather of Jamie-Mae, Joey and Jordan Wood.

Predeceased by his sister Donna Heagle; fondly remembered by nephew Stephen Heagle and extended family and friends.

Special friend to Janet La Rochelle and her family.

Grant AlexanderGRANT, Alexander John - (1932 - 2018) -

Alex, aged 86 passed away in Oshawa, Ontario on September 13th, 2018 as a result of lung cancer, his third battle with this adversary over the past few years. 

Through it all he never lost his sens of humour and each new person who attended his personal & medical needs had to survive the 'acid test' question... How far can you walk into the forest? 

Some folks pondered, mused, thought, delved into mythology, physics etc. 

The answer? Very simple, halfway, after that point you are walking out!!!

ETHIER, Gerard John  - Peacefully on Thursday, September 13, 2018.

Dear brother of John.

FORREST, Bruce  -  Passed away peacefully at the Port Perry Hospital on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at age 84. 

Bruce is survived by Marilyn, his beloved wife of 59 years, daughters Sharon (Guy) and Carol (George), his brother Blake and grandchildren Roxanne and Jeremy.

TIERNEY, Thomas “Tim”  - Passed away suddenly while travelling on Thursday, September 13, 2018.

Beloved Husband to Chris.

Cherished brother to Frank, John, Bill (Predeceased), Cathy, Tony, Ricci, Jack, Cheryl and Jean.

PINK, Logan Jean  - With profound sadness we share the deepest loss of our daughter Logan on Thursday September 13, 2018.

Logan was born on August 31, 2018 and graced our lives for 13 days filled with joy and love.

Beloved daughter of Daniel and Kaitlin.

Cawker EleanorCAWKER, Eleanor Valdee  - It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Eleanor V. Cawker (nee Sweetman) of Oshawa, who peacefully succumbed to the cycle of life on Tuesday September 11th, 2018 in her 87th year.

As always was the case, she left in the presence of her loving and adoring family.

Eleanor was born in Port Perry on December 3rd, 1931 to Stuart and Mary Sweetman.

She was an older sibling to Carol, Keith, Thelma, Bev and Peter and eventually became the wife, confidant, book keeper, trusted advisor, and beloved life partner of John Alan Cawker.


Barter HelenBARTER, Helen Shepherd –  Peacefully on September 12th, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Helen, born in Aberdeen, Scotland, is predeceased by her loving husband Charlie of 62 years, her sons Ian and Roderick, her grandson Dean Barter and her great granddaughter Mia DuHasky.

She is survived by her three daughters Shielah DuHasky (the late Les), Beth Barton (Phil) and Bonnie Barter.

Cherished grandmother of Alissa DuHasky-Niemela (David), Andrew DuHasky (Cori), Steven Barton (Leslie), Jennifer Barton (Paul Smale), Brian Barton, Robert Barter (Danielle) and Lori Barter.

SIMPSON, Jeanne Marion - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at the age of 94 years.

Jeanne was a respected teacher for many years with the Kawartha Pine Ridge School Board.