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Hutcheon AllanHUTCHEON, D. Allan - (Retired 42 year employee of McGill Business Forms) 

Peacefully at home in Scarborough on Saturday July 28th, 2018 at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of the late Joan (née Hepburn).

Devoted father of Jim Hutcheon (Trinela Cane) and the late Gary Hutcheon.

Father-in-law of Cheryl Keys.

BUNGER, Joseph “Joe”  -  It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dad, Joe Bunger on July 28, 2018 at the age of 92.

Peacefully at The Village of Taunton Mills, Whitby.

He was a kind, loving and gentle man that was always there for his family.

LeClerc PaulineLeCLERC, Pauline (nee Patrice)  - (May 10, 1924July 28, 2018)

Passed away peacefully at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday, July 28th, 2018 in her 95th year.

She is predeceased by her cherished husband Pierre and her children Abraham and Gertrude.

Loving mother of Regina Chard (Fred), Angela Forndron (Charlie), Fred (Karen) and Rhonda Drake (Charlie).

MALCOLM, Rev. Dr. George A.   - May 26, 1925 – July 28, 2018

George A. Malcolm passed away peacefully at the Ajax-Pickering Hospital on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at the age of 93.

He is lovingly remembered by his wife, Margaret of 64 years.

MESSERER, Anna  - Anna spent 79 colourful years brightening the lives of many, including her husband Rudy, son Robert Apenis, daughter Dinah (Nick) grandsons Parker and Connor Steele.

Saturday, July 28, 2018 was her time to, again, share her joyful spirit with her late husband Dan Apenis, family and friends.

Vipons WildaVIPOND, Wilda Gladys  -  Passed away on Friday July 27th, 2018 at the age of 83.

Loving wife of Douglas (Tip) Vipond for nearly 55 years.

Loving mother of Brian Vipond and his wife Liz of Toronto and Alison Vipond of Brooklin.

Proud grandmother of Madeline and Jake.

Dear sister of Ann Scott (David) of Vancouver and pre-deceased by her twin sister Shirley Griffin (surviving Bill) of Puslinch Twp.

McCORMICK, Patrick  - (WWII Veteran)  After a good, long, fulfilling life, Patrick passed away peacefully in his 100th year on the 27th of July, 2018.

Predeceased by his dear wife Jane.

ALEXANDER, Evelyn Mary  -  Mary Alexander passed away peacefully in the company of her family on Friday July 27, 2018.

Born June 8, 1931 in Toronto, to parents Everett and Vera (Everest) Learoyd.

Predeceased by her devoted husband of more than 60 years, Douglas Harold Alexander, and daughter Katherine.

LEE, Elizabeth   - Suddenly passed away at Glen Hill Strathaven on Friday July 27, 2018 at the age of 87.

Dear mother of Leonard (Norene), Joseph (Claralynn), Alan, Ronnie, Madonna and Elaine.

Much loved grandma of 14 and great-grandma of 19.

Ball MarjorieBALL, Marjorie Viola (Fotheringham/Conroy)  - Passed away with her family by her side at the Wynfield Oshawa on Thursday July 26th, 2018 at the age of 88.

Loving wife of the late John Conroy and the late Edwin (Ted) Ball.

Much loved mother of Beverley and her husband Fred, Janet and her husband Don, James (Deb), Karen and her husband Ken, John and his wife Paula and Patricia and her husband Rick.


Savoy HazelSAVOY, Hazel  - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, July 26th, 2018, after a long illness at the age of 82.

She is predeceased by her children, Albert, Freddie and Carol.

Survived by daughters Patricia and Betty, and son Michael.

Cherished Grandmother to grandsons Christopher and Aaron (Kayla), granddaughter Bridget and great-granddaughter Ryleigh.

VERNON, Elma   - After a long and well lived life, the family announces the death of Elma Ruth Vernon (nee Reesor) on Friday, July 27, 2018 at age 101.

Elma, beloved wife of the late Robert Franklin Vernon.

Barrett MildredBARRETT, Mildred Irene (nee Carter)  - Passed away at Lakeview Manor Beaverton on Thursday, July 26th, 2018 at the age of 93.

Predeceased by her husband Leonard Barrett (2004)

Loving mother of the late Donald Barrett and the late Judi Chilton.

Grandmother of Amanda and Matthew and great grandmother of Andrew and Alex.

Lovingly remembered by her brother Fred and his wife Marilyn Carter and sisters Mary Calbert (late Alf) and Hazel

KOSMENKO, Jim - Age 55, passed away suddenly on July 26th, 2018 at his home in Pickering, Ontario.

Jim is survived by his parents Orest and Janet Kosmenko, his wife Teresa, his children Matt and Greg, his step children Steven and  Ashley, his twin brother Jeff and wife Joan, his older brother Rob and many nieces and nephews. 

McDONALD, Donald 'Don' McDonald - Passed away on Thursday, July 26th, 2018 at Glen Hill Strathaven Lifecare Centre in Bowmanville, at the age of 77.

Don was born in Toronto to Helen Shepherd and Frederick McDonald on October 6th, 1940.

His main occupation was a skilled printer in film labs in California, Vancouver and in Toronto before he created his own successful maintenance and carpet cleaning business for retail stores. He named his company after his favourite animal “the wolf” called Wolf Maintenance.

Schoenhuetl MaxSCHOENHUETL, Max  - 58, passed away on July 26th, 2018 at the Ajax-Pickering hospital due to a sudden health issue.

Max is survived by his mum, Violet, his sisters - Sandra, Janet, Theresa and Josie along with nieces - Sabrina, Melanie, Meaghan, Rosa & nephews - Thomas, Michael, Vincenzo and Dante.

Max really enjoyed music, movies, and liked spending time with his family.

Max loved animals and doted on his cat - Stripy. Max was a very self-effacing type of person and never wanted to be in the limelight.

FRASER, Stanley A. J.  - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, with his wife by his side, on July 26, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer.

He leaves behind his loving wife Jean and his children David (Dana), Susan (Wayne) and Simon (Janet), also his grandchildren Laura, Brooke, Alison and David.


McMillan GarthMcMILLAN, Garth  - Peacefully, surrounded by family on Thursday, July 26, 2018, at Thornton View Long Term Care, Oshawa a few days shy of his 90th birthday.

Beloved husband for 65 years of the late Joyce McMillan (nee Sandrock); cherished mother of Brian (Marcia), Sandi (Terry), and Leigh Smith who passed away on October 17, 2014, (Barry Smith).

Proud grandma of Jenn McMillan, Mike McMillan (Katie McMillan), Christine Pearson (Andrew Pearson), Stacey Horning, Alex Smith (Deanna Smith), and Jessica Smith.

BOWEN, Frank Reginald 'Reg' Bowen - Peacefully passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, on Thursday July 26, 2018, at the age of 90.

Beloved husband of the late Isobel (nee Brown).

Loved companion of Diann Vivian.

Loving father of Marlene & Samuel Clements of Trenton, June and Don Jensen of Bowmanville, Larry and Marlene Bowen of Bowmanville, the late Lorraine and Al Flintoff of Newtonville, and Frank Bowen of Bowmanville.


Orsini SeanORSINI, Sean Michael – Suddenly on Monday, June 25th, 2018 at the age of 21.

Precious son of Michael and Julie-Marie (née Landry) Orsini.

Cherished brother of Sara and Laura Orsini.

Survived by his grandmother Mary Orsini.

Predeceased by his grandparents Edgar and Marie Landry and Frank Orsini.

Sean will be dearly missed by his many close friends, aunts, uncles and cousins.

WOODCOCK, Judy Patricia (nee Lee)   - Passed away suddenly at her home on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at the age of 64.

Loving mother of Jamie and Jackie Woodcock.

Daughter of Ralph (deceased) and Marion Lee.

Rainey CarlRAINEY, Carl Robert  - Carl Rainey passed away on July 25th, 2018 at the age of 77.

Carl was the son of Neil Rainey and Marion (Blewett) Rainey both predeceased.

Left to mourn his passing are: his wife, Ellen (Keeler) Rainey; his son, Brent Rainey (wife, Marjorie); his son Brian Rainey (wife, Kelly) and his four grandchildren, Kyna, Jayden, Declan and Avril.

ROGERS, Derek 'Buddy' - Derek 'Buddy' Rogers, in his 47th year. 

Surrounded by love, Derek passed away after a valiant battle with cancer on July 25, 2018 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre.

Proud dad to Tristen Rogers (Jane Santen).

Watt IirisWATT, Iris (nee Graham)  - We sadly announce the passing of Iris Watt, on Wednesday July 25th.

She was in her 79th year.

Beloved wife of the late Alfred Watt (2013).

Proud mother of her four daughters, Lorraine (Corly), Jennifer (Herman), Valerie (Louis), Deborah (Gary).

Grandmother to Amanda (Brett), Eric (Sarah), Daniel (Jessica), Michelle (Cheney) Kayla and Justin.

Burke PatriciaBURKE, Patricia Rose Ann  - On July 25, 2018, the beautiful source of love and light that is Patricia Burke slipped from this life surrounded by her cat, Tigger, and her best friend, Tomica.

She is forever remembered by daughters, Jessica and Jodi, son Matthew, and son-in-law Nathian.

She lives on in the hearts of her granddaughters Jahlissa, Emma and Aaliyah, grandson Colton, and loving fiancé Douglas.


Glasbergen DawnGLASBERGEN, Dawn  - Surrounded by her family, passed away in her own home on Tuesday July 24, 2018 after a lengthy battle with cancer, at the age of 62.

Dawn will be remembered for her participation at events with Durham Deaf Society, her love of pets, working in her garden, and spending time with her family and friends.

She will be missed by her husband Marcel, her children Michelle (Dave), Donald, her grandchildren Daniel and Emily and all other family.