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WOOD, Harry Ross  -  Passed away peacefully, after a brief illness, in Midland on Tuesday August 28th, 2018 in his 86th year.

Harry was formerly of Ajax and he is survived by his wife Helen of 60 years, his children Jeff (Wendy), Ken (Lynda), Linda (Scott) , Stephen (Carolyn) and predeceased by Rick and Laura.

LUMMISS, Mary Ann Elizabeth “Betty” (nee Dillabough)  - Passed away on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at Markham Stouffville Hospital in her 95th year.  

Predeceased by her husband James, infant daughter and two sons Gerry and Douglas.

Wurmitzer HermannWURMITZER, Hermann  - Peacefully after a lengthy battle at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday August 28th 2018, at the age of 75.

Beloved husband of Josie.

Loving father of Marlon, and Michael (Lena).

Cherished Opa of Ryder, and Reid.

Hermann will be lovingly remembered by his family and friends in Canada and Europe.

Jackson KyleJACKSON, Kyle Thomas Aaron - Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, August 28th, 2018 in his 42nd year.

Kyle will be greatly missed by his two sons Brody and Bryson; his parents Ken and Penny Jackson; his siblings Trevor Jackson (wife Jeanette), Craig Jackson (fiancée Alysha Hamilton), Erin Jackson (partner Dan Watson); his sons’ mother Kelly Plain Jackson; nieces and nephews Cole, Penelope, Lauren, Scarlett and Claire.

He will also be greatly missed by extended family and friends in Canada, USA, South Africa, New Zealand and Italy.

Miller AnthonyMILLER, Anthony (Frank)  - Born March 7, 1947, passed away August 28, 2018 after a lengthy illness at the age of 71. 

Frank will be deeply missed by his wife of 25 years Rose Kehler and also his loyal friend Carley who was always at his side. Loving son of Muriel and the late Norman.

Frank leaves behind his sisters Connie Miller and June (Derrick) Dobbins and his  brother Shane Miller (the late Barbara Miller).

EVERS, Harmina "Minnie" Evers (nee Woudstra)  - Long time devoted volunteer of, the Association of Hospital Volunteers Bowmanville, the New to You Shoppe, Missions Thrift Store, and the Red Cross.

Passed away after a short battle with cancer, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Tuesday August 28, 2018, at the age of 83.

McVety TylerMcVETY, Tyler Paul 'Chiggs'  - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Tyler Paul McVety, age 34, in Edmonton, Alberta on Monday, August 27, 2018.

Born in Lindsay, Ty was the son of Heather (White) and Paul McVety.

Brother of Megan (Rob) Johns and Ethan (Candace) McVety.

Proud grandson of Don (late Christine) White and Valetta (late Jack) McVety.

Langstroth DianeLANGSTROTH, Diane Helen (nee Palacka) - Passed away at Lakeridge Hospital, Oshawa on Monday, August 27, 2018 after a long and courageous battle with cancer at the age of 53 years.

Loving mother of Bronwyn, Caleigh (Drake) and Taylor.

Survived by her brother Joseph (Kelly) Palacka and her sisters Joanne (Paul) Russell and Betty Palacka.

Predeceased by her parents Joseph and Anne Palacka.

Gaudett RichardGAUDETT, Richard Joseph  - Passed away peacefully, with family by his side on Monday, August 27th, 2018, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa in his 86th year.

Beloved husband of Ruby for 65 years.

Cherished father to Roger (Lori), Wanda Lazure (Alan), Sherry Gaudett (Darrel Inwood), and the late Darlene Gaudett.

Proud Grandpa to Richard, Darin, Shannon, Stephanie, Joshua and Amanda.

Michaelides StylianosMICHAELIDES, Stylianos  -  Passed away suddenly at Lakeridge Health Ajax on Monday August 27th, 2018 at the age of 96.

Predeceased by his wife Elvira (2017)

Loved father of Frank Michaelides and his wife Mirella of Whitby, George Michaelides and his wife Lucy and Peter Michaelides and his wife Koula all of Cyprus and RozaGeorga and her husband Petros of Greece.

Grandfather of Julian, Alex, Steve, Rania, Christina, Steve, Nick, Maria, Costa, Steve and Elvira.

Shea HowardSHEA, Howard Arthur 'Howie' - Suddenly at his home on Monday August 27th, 2018 at the age of 65.

Loved husband of Cathy Shea (nee Corner) for 24 years.

Much loved Dad of Adam Shea of Oshawa, Jamie Hammond of Peterborough, Nadine Shea and her husband Ivan of Oshawa.

Predeceased by his daughter Krista (2002).

LEE, Elmer Russell  - Passed away on Monday, August 27, 2018 in his 90th year at Oshawa Hospital.

He is survived by his wife Joan of 58 years; his children Janet (Mark), Judith and Gordon (Cynthia); sister Nancy (Kenneth) and his grandchildren Ashley, Matthew, Brittney, Savanna and Hunter.

Hollinshead AlfredHOLLINSHEAD, Alfred Sidney (Sid)  - After a brief battle with cancer.

Peacefully at his home in Brooklin Ont. on Aug 27th 2018 at the age of 90.

Parents Edward and Elizabeth had 9 children.

Survived by 2 sister's Dorathy and Vera.

Beloved husband of the late Helen (MçInally).

JONES, Robert (Bobby) Francis  - 11/2/1954 - 8/27/2018

Passed away at home on August 27 2018.

Loved brother of Jim, Tom, Danny, Tim, John Paul and Peter.

PARTRIDGE, Raymond  - It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to Raymond Michael Partridge at the age of 65, who left this world late Sunday evening, August 26th, 2018.

Deeply loved husband, father, Grampz, friend, artist, canoeist, musician, punster, master of bad dad jokes and craft beer enthusiast.

CASTONGUAY, Patricia Eileen  – at Ian Anderson House, Oakville, on Sunday, August 26, 2018.

Pat (Reid) Castonguay, beloved wife of John E. Castonguay of Mississauga.

Loved mother of Vince and John (Suzanne Blair).

KILPATRICK, Sylvia (nee Coverley)  - Passed away peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at the age of 79 years.

Sylvia, beloved wife of Gordon Kilpatrick.

OUDJIAN, Edward George  -  Passed away on Sunday, August 26 at Ajax Pickering Hospital.

He will be forever missed by Grace, his wife of 67 years, his children Michael (Brenda), Cindy (Geoff, predeceased), Douglas (Phyllis), Marilyn, and Ed (Michelle), his grandchildren Monica (Andrew), Warren (Melanie), Ryan (Alex), Ashleigh (Sean), Courtney (Zach), Amanda (Kyle), Andrew (Liz), Leanne, Eric, Kevin, and Brooke, and his great-grandchildren Leo, Emmett, Raymond and Patrick.

Ounjian EdwardOUNJIAN, Edward George  - Passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at Ajax Pickering Hospital.

He will be forever missed by Grace, his wife of 67 years, his children Michael (Brenda), Cindy (Geoff, predeceased), Douglas (Phyllis), Marilyn and Ed (Michelle), his grandchildren Monica (Andrew), Warren (Melanie), Ryan (Alex), Ashleigh (Sean), Courtney (Zach), Amanda (Kyle), Andrew (Liz), Leanne, Eric, Kevin and Brooke and his great-grandchildren Leo, Emmett, Raymond and Patrick.

Watts JamesWATTS, James Frederick  - August 5th, 1948 – August 25th, 2018

Predeceased by parents Frederick Watts and Gladys Watts (nee Shute).

Beloved husband of Sandra Watts (nee Lack).

Loving father of daughter Cynthia Bennett and her husband Mark of Brampton and son Robert Watts.

Loving brother of Elizabeth Parks (late Robert) of Lombardy, Jim considered William Gooding (Darla) his brother also, from Havelock.

English AmandaENGLISH, Amanda Marie  - (March 17, 1975August 25, 2018)

It is with immense sorrow that we announce the passing of Amanda Marie English (Littlejohn) from lung disease while awaiting a second double lung transplant on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at the age of 43.

She was the most caring and loving mother and wife to the four people she loved most in this world; her children Grace, Peter, and Charlotte, and her husband Alex.

Amanda leaves her devoted parents, Peter and Maureen Littlejohn and twin sister Melissa Hutchings, brother-in-law Shawn, and nephew and niece Nathan and Ellie.

McKean NancyMcKEAN, Nancy Ross (nee CULLEY)  - (February 19, 1927 - August 25, 2018) 

Nancy passed peacefully in her sleep at Lakeridge Health Hospital in Oshawa.

She was married for 66 years to her late husband Bud.

She was the last surviving member of the "Culley" girls, her sisters, Violet and Olivia and her brother Victor.

Crawford GlennCRAWFORD, Glenn William  - December 24, 1924August 25, 2018

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday August 25, 2018 in his 94th year.

Glenn was predeceased by his wife Lydia (2003).

Glenn and Lydia raised five children.

Glenn is survived by his children, Wayne (Margie passed), Rod (Sue), Richard (Marg), Darrell (Bonnie), and Karen Gray (D’Arcy).


Vardy HannahVARDY, Hannah Rebecca - With her family by her side, on August 24th, 2018 at the age of 64.

Beloved mother of James (Kimberly), Jeremy (Crystal) and Rebecca Vardy-Dumoulin (Sean).

Proud grandmother of Emily, Aiden, Mackenzey, Ainsleigh, Declan, Tiergan, Dartanion, Domanick and Maylana.

DICKERT, Donna Joyce (nee Beatty)  - 1920-2018

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Hospital Ajax on Friday August 24, 2018 at the age of 98.

Predeceased by her parents Ben and Beth Beatty; her loving husband Ralph; her daughter Judy (Archie) and granddaughter Jennifer.

Turudic MatoTURUDIC, (Turudić) Mato  -  of Cannington Ontario, formerly from Oshawa and Whitby, lost a protracted and noble battle against a sudden illness, passing away in his 97th year on Friday, August 24, 2018.

Mato was a caring and loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, in-law, and trustworthy friend.

Loss of his indomitable presence will leave an emptiness in all of those he touched, and he will be dearly missed.