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OLLIFFE, Mary  - March 6th, 1941 March 29th, 2019

Grace passed peacefully at the age of 78 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday March 29th, 2019 surrounded by family.

Beloved mom to John (Christine) of Tavistock, and the late Michael.


Ball SherryBALL, Sherry 'Sher' - Peacefully passed away at her home in Oshawa on March 29, 2019.

She leaves behind her husband Ken, best friend Yvonne and dog Tanner.

She will be lovingly remembered by her step-daughter Amanda.

ALLGOOD, Edith Louise - (June 13, 1919 - March 28, 2019) - (WWII Veteran Bomber Command England R.C.A.F.)

Peacefully passed away on March 28, 2019 at the Ajax Pickering Hospital in her 100th year.

She now joins her beloved husband Richard.

Loving mother to Richard and his wife Anne, Ralph and his partner Jeanette and Louise “Lea” and her husband Paul De Laat.

Wright DarleneWRIGHT, Darlene Ellen - Peacefully passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at Pinecrest Nursing Home, Bobcaygeon at the age of 76.

Devoted wife to Bob for 50 years, predeceased.

Sister to Brian Christie (Carol) and sister-in-law of Brian Wright (Judy).

Aunt to Brandon (Sherri), Cameron (Stacey), Nikki (Son) and Neil.

Great aunt to Brodie, Lincoln, Kenadie, Adelaide, Penelope and Delilah.

Predeceased by her parents Alexander and Amanda Christie.


Hughes LarryHUGHES, Larry Gordon  - Passed away suddenly on Thursday March 28th, 2019 at the age of 64.

Cherished husband of Elaine for 32 years.

Much loved dad of Shauna Hughes of Montreal, Jordan Hughes and his partner Chai of Montreal, Jarrett Hughes of Toronto and Jazmin Hughes of Whitby. Grandfather of Silver.

Survived by his brothers Brian (Kimberly), Steve, Rob (Roxanne) and Lorraine.

BOYD, Robert Glover (Bob)  - Passed away suddenly in Oshawa on Thursday, March 28th, 2019 in his 60th year.

Survived by his mother Christine (the late Howard), siblings Sharon, Doug (Nona), and Scott.

Somerville MartinSOMERVILLE, Martin Percy - (February 3, 1935March 27, 2019) - (G.M. Employee for 30 years)

Passed away peacefully at Sunnycrest Nursing Home, Whitby on Wednesday, March 27th, 2019, at the age of 84.

Beloved husband of the late Beatrice.

Loving brother of George and his wife Cecilia. Dear uncle to many nieces and nephews.

Dick DonaldDICK, Donald George - (June 24th, 1931 - March 27th, 2019) - 

Peacefully in hospital on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 surrounded by the love of his family.

Beloved husband of June (2012).

Precious father of Diane (Hartley) Wallace of Arnprior and Paul of Port Perry.

Predeceased by loving daughter Susan Hortop of Arnprior.

OATWAY, Gladys (RN) - (September 26th, 1922 - March 27th, 2019) - 

Passed away peacefully on March 27, 2019 at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa.

Gladys was predeceased by her parents William Henry and Mary Ellen (Corkery), her sisters Geraldine, Sister Isobel (SP), Margaret, Mary and Dorothy, her brothers Gordon, Elburn (Clara).


Woodcock PhyllisWOODCOCK, Phyllis Aileen 'Babs' - Age 92, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at Lakeridge Hospital in Oshawa, surrounded by her loving family.

Babs was born on January 29, 1927 in Orangeville, Ontario to Charles and Madeleine (Belt) Lamon.

Her family moved to Oshawa at age 12 where she attended O’Neill High School before studying nursing at University of Toronto.

Babs married William (Bill) Woodcock in 1950 and together they raised a family and travelled the world.

Cain PatrickCAIN, Patrick Joseph  - October 23rd, 1929 – March 27th, 2019

(Retired Dedicated Employee of General Motors Oshawa)

Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday, March 27th, 2019, in his 90th year.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Nancy (2011).

Loving father of Lori Anne, Timothy, and the late Patti Lynn.

Will be missed by his loving dog Sassy.

DENTON, Ruth Marie (nee HICKS)   - On Wednesday, March 27, 2019, Ruth unexpectedly passed away at the age of 90 at Lakeridge Hospital, Oshawa.

STUBBS, Barry Charles Stubbs  - Of Port Perry, Ontario, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 27th, 2019 with his family around him - his dear wife, Lucy (nee Wren) of 59 years, sons Mark and Greg, and daughter Jo-Anne Blaikie.

Grandchildren Adam Stubbs, Collin and Laura Stubbs and Richard and Trevor Blaikie were the light of his life.


Sidoti GiovannaSIDOTI, Giovanna – (1926 - 2019) - Passed away peacefully on March 26, 2019 at Lakeridge Health, Ajax.

Survived by beloved husband Ignazio.

Cherished mother to the late Antonino, loving mother-in-law to Anna-Maria. Adored Nonna of Alexandra.

Saunders ClaraSAUNDERS, Clara Eleanor  - Passed away at her home with her family by her side on Tuesday, March 26th, 2019 at the age of 92.

Predeceased by her husband James George Saunders (2008).

Loving mother of James Saunders (late Margaret) of Scarborough, Gordon Saunders of Oshawa, Eleanor McDonald of Oshawa and Janet Gray and her husband Gary of Lindsay.

MacGregor AlanMacGREGOR, Alan William - (May 13, 1941March 26, 2019)

Peacefully at his residence with his family by his side on Tuesday, March 26th, 2019, at 77 years of age.

Beloved husband of Betty for 56 years.

Devoted father of Grant and his wife Barbara, Robert and his wife Colleen, and Alan and his partner Beth Ann.

LISE, Markus Johannes   - Passed peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Tuesday March 26th, 2019 with his family at his side.

He is experiencing Life to the fullest with his Lord and Saviour in Heaven.

KERSTENS, Johanna Maria “Ann”  - At Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Tuesday March 26, 2019 in her 92nd year with her family by her side.

Beloved wife of 65 years to Gerardus “Gerry” Kerstens.

WELLS, Clifford Marvin Wells  - September 10, 1942 – March 26, 2019

Royal Canadian Air Force Veteran Member of Royal Canadian Legion # 178 Surrounded by his loving family, Cliff passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville at the age of 76.

THOMPSON, Norman  - (May 4, 1923 -  March 25, 2019)

Passed away peacefully, with his loving family by his side, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on March 25, 2019, at the age of 95.

Predeceased by his loving wife of 65 years, Joan (2017).

Loving dad of Deborah (Ken), Kathryn (John), Bruce (Paula), and Tracy.

BURNETT, John Scott - Passed away suddenly in Oshawa on Monday, March 25, 2019 at the age of 51.

Loving brother of Cindy Allen (Gary) and the late Wendy Burnett (Harry).

Sadly missed by nieces Cortney Taylor (Karl) and nephews Perry Allen (Pam) and Ryan Allen (Shanna) and great nieces Zoey, Kayla and great nephews Myke, Owen and Evan.

EDWARDS, Donald Harold  - Passed away peacefully with family by his side at Victoria Manor in Lindsay on Monday, March 25, 2019 at the age of 84.

Beloved husband of Joyce for 64 years.

Manen JohnVan MANEN, John Willem - After a lengthy battle with cancer, surrounded by his family, the Lord called home our much loved husband and father John Willem van Manen. He was 71 years old.

He will be deeply missed by his wife Theresa, his children Timothy van Manen, Kimberly and Adam DeVries, and Jamie van Manen, and his five grandchildren.

Brother of Ina Jeeninga, George Vink, Peter van Manen, Sadie van Manen, Mary and Lammert Huizinga, and Ted van Manen.

Hughes DouglasHUGHES, Douglas Andrew - Passed away at Thorntonview Long Term Care Oshawa on Sunday March 24th, 2019 at the age of 86.

Dearly loved husband of the late Muriel Scott (2013).

Loving father of Ann Hughes of Kingston, Michael Hughes and his wife Ruth of Oshawa, Joseph Hughes and his wife Tracey of Coe Hill. Predeceased by his son William.

Dear grandfather of Joseph, Taylor (Josh), Derek and MacKenzie. Great grandfather of 3.


Wilson KennethWILSON, Kenneth Raymond - July 20th, 1928 - March 24th, 2019

Peacefully passed away on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at his residence in Oshawa.

Predeceased by his wife, Rose.

Beloved Father to Ken (Katharina) and Paul (Jocelyn).

Cherished grandfather to Jacob, Daniel, Emily and Laura.

He will be missed by his many friends.

Dott JuneDOTT, June Marina  - (Long-time resident of Montreal)

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa, Ontario on Saturday March 23, 2019, at the age of 84.

Beloved wife of James Dott for 62 years.

Loving mother of Lesley and her husband Ken McLeod and Grant and his wife Louise Dott.

Devoted Granny to Kimberly (Kevin), Ian (Victoria) and Callum.