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OBITUARIES  ...for ONTARIO - Southern Region  







Capko MichaelCAPKO, Michael Stephen   - Michael peacefully passed away at Headwaters Health Care Centre, on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, surrounded by his loving family, at the blessed age of 78.

Never a greater loss than a wonderful husband, proud father and a great friend.

Beloved husband of Katherine Capko.

Loving father of Shaylyn, Kendell, Tamara and their many family dogs.

Precious to many who will dearly miss him and all whose lives were enriched by Michael's amazing smile, humour and personality.

Michael will be reunited with his first wife Judy, parents Mary and Joseph, sister Mary, brothers Joseph and Frank, his mother and father-in-law Mary and William.

Halliday JamesHALLIDAY, James "Jim" Clarke   -  "I faced it all and I stood tall and did it My Way" - Frank Sinatra

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jim in his 69th year at Soldiers Memorial Hospital on May 17, 2022.

He will forever be remembered as the beloved husband of Leslie for almost 25 years.

Proud father of Krista (Michael), Jeremy and Matthew (Alyssa). Adoring grandfather of Charlotte and Avyn Trigatti, and Brandon Halliday.

Son of Marie and Gerald. He will be sadly missed by many family and friends.

ZOEBELEIN, Helen Margaret   -  Passed peacefully, at the age of 84, on May 17, 2022.

Beloved wife of Eric.

Sister-in-law to Frank and Camilia Zoebelein; and aunt to Karin, Marc, Tanya and Derek.

LYONS, Dale   -   December 14, 1932 - May 17, 2022

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Dale Lyons, on May 17th, at the age of 89.

Survived by his beloved wife of 62 years Cae (Campbell) Lyons, Dale was a devoted father to Marc Lyons, Shanna (Lyons) Kokonis and son-in-law John Kokonis and loving grandfather to Samantha and Julia Kokonis.

Ritchie SuzanneRITCHIE, Suzanne Marie (nee MARSHMAN)   -  March 22, 1948 - May 17, 2022

With deep sadness we announce the passing of Suzanne (Sue) Ritchie, 74, of Mississauga, surrounded by family, while in the compassionate care of the Dorothy Ley Hospice. 

Sue was born to (Michael) Joseph and Olive (Lemmon) Marshman in Toronto.

Predeceased by her loving husband Lewis Ritchie of 48 years.

Sue was a kind and nurturing mother to Jason (Christina) Ritchie of Mississauga, and loving grammy to Olivia and Aleksandra Ritchie.

Sue was predeceased by her brother, Joseph (Joan) Marshman, and sister Elizabeth (Roger) Bettles.

FISH, Donald Paul   -   July 27, 1929 – May 16, 2022

Don Fish went home to be with the Lord in the early hours of May 16th, at the age of 92.

Born in China as the youngest of four children to parents British-Canadian medical missionaries Dr. Edward and Nellie Fish, Don married Marjorie in 1958.

HOLMAN, Gladys (nee WILLIAMS)    -  Passed away peacefully, at Humber River Hospital, on Monday, May 16, 2022, at the age of 96.

Gladys who came to Canada as a WWII bride is now reunited with her beloved husband William.

Loving mother of Fred and his wife Betty.

BRENNAN, Erma Isabelle (nee PUGH)   -  Bell Retiree 30+ years

After a brief illness, Erma has passed away peacefully at home with her family at the age of 83 on Monday, May 16, 2022.

Erma leaves behind her beloved husband of 60 years, Don, and her loving daugher Michele, and son-in-law Jim, but has left them all with so many treasured memories.

McGee PatrickMcGEE, Patrick  -  September 9, 1932 - May 16, 2022

Patrick Terrance McGee died peacefully in the comfort of his home, surrounded by his loving family.

He is truly missed by his devoted wife of over 50 years, Dee (Dianne Brophy).

He cherished his two daughters and sons-in-law, Kelly Rose (Philip Sayce) and Ryanne Earl (Jeffrey Scott), celebrated his grandson Jaxon, and loved his fur-companion Gemma.

His love of art, music, travel, and cuisine - together with great friends and a perfect Rob Roy - brought joy into all of our lives.

Green ShirleyGREEN, Shirley   -   It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Shirley (Russell) Green.

She passed away peacefully, in her home, on Sunday, May 15, 2022, in Brockville, Ontario.

Predeceased by her loving husband (Donald Baillie Green) and survived by her children Debbie (Green) O'Brien, Donald (Lizette) Green and Ellen (Les) Wallace.

Loving grandmother to Michael (Olivia) O'Brien and Matthew O'Brien, Elyse and Erica Green and step-grandmother to Mary and Mitch Wallace. She also leaves behind her adoring sister, Jeannie Hickey.

Shirley was born on April 30, 1933 in Delta, Ontario. She graduated from nursing school in 1955 at Toronto General Hospital, where she created lifelong friendships.

Kerrigan AnnieKERRIGAN, Annie Mary "Ann" (nee McOSCAR)   -   Passed away peacefully, with her family at her side, on May 15, 2022.

Predeceased by her beloved Husband Patrick (1998).

Devoted Mom to Patricia (the late Dave), Sandra (the late Peter), Michael (Brenda), Kevin (Flory) and Eamon.

Proud Grandma to 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

She will be greatly missed by her many extended family members and friends in Canada and Ireland.

VANDENBERG, Margo (nee SMIT)    -  April 6, 1927 - Lisse, Holland May 14, 2022 - Brampton, Ontario

Died peacefully at Holland Christian Homes (HCH).

One of 16 children born to Geertje Vis and Samuel Smit.

Willoughby ColinWILLOUGHBY, Colin Edward   - 1949 – 2022  With deep sadness, the Willoughby family announces Colin's passing on May 14, 2022, at St. Catharines General Hospital, at the age of 72.

Loving son to Edward and Joan Willoughby, and father to Caitlin and Maxwell Willoughby.

Colin's career as a social worker started at AIDS Niagara (Positive Living Niagara) in 1993 and spanned 23 years, until his retirement from Cason in 2016.

Born in England, and coming to Canada at the young age of 6, his family initially settled outside of Toronto.

He later moved to St. Catharines to attend Brock University, where he put down his roots. He majored in Classical Studies, with a specific interest in Philosophy, and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 1979.

Shephard EdmundSHEPHARD, Edmund "Ed" Henry    - April 5, 1929 – May 14, 2022

It is with profound sadness and heavy hearts that we announce that Edmund "Ed" Henry Shephard passed away on May 14, 2022, at the age of 93.

A last kiss and wave goodbye to his beloved wife, Carole Ellen Shephard. 

Loving dad of Katherine (Kyle) Hoag, Heather (Dave) Fountain and Penny (Ian) Wilson; cherished grandchildren, Alex Hoag, Michael Hoag (Brook-lynn Byrne), Kevin Hoag, Mandy (Nicholas) Couper, Daniel Fountain, Hunter Wilson (Nicky Connell), and Grace Wilson (Olivia McComb).

He was a happy-go-ucky person with a huge loving soul. He was always full of energy, always willing and available to help wherever he could.

KOT, Christine B. (nee JACUS)   -  Passed away peacefully at home, on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at the age of 75.

Cherished mother of Tabitha (Kerri Vernon). Daughter of the late Mike and Stefania Jacus. 

MACLENNAN, Colin Harold  -   Passed away suddenly at his home in Bracebridge on Saturday, May 14, 2022 in his 87th year. Beloved husband of Louise (nee Lubastyik) predeceased March 2015.

Father of Kenneth (predeceased November 30, 2015), Kristine MacLennan-Todd (Stephen Todd) and Robert (fiance Myriam).

PATTERSON, Helen (nee TICALO)  -  Helen died peacefully in her sleep, surrounded by her loving family, on the morning of Friday, May 13, 2022.

Helen is survived by her siblings John and Sandra, sons James, Stanley, Thomas, Donald and Peter.

WINTER, Werner   -  Otto George Adoring husband of 53 years to Miriam (1932-2017).

Born in Edmonton on January 9, 1937, to Rev. Otto and Esther Winter, and passed away peacefully on May 13, 2022.

He had great love for and will be dearly missed by his five children: Geoffrey (Tamarra), Jeremy, Christopher (Heidi), Tina and Rachel.

Reddon GaryREDDON, Gary Stewart   -  Passed peacefully at North York General Hospital on Friday, May 13, 2022, at the age of 73.

Loving father of Jacqueline Reddon and Connie Reddon, both of Toronto.

Cherished Grandpa of Rikisha, Darnell, Kyle, Shania, Victoria and Jasmine.

Great-grandpa of Trillion.

Dear brother of Bryan, Avis, Janice, Kevin and predeceased by Valerie.

Gary will be fondly remembered by Catherine Reddon as well as his nieces, nephews, family and friends.

XINTARIS, RACHEL (nee FEINRIP)   -  It is with great sadness the family announces the peaceful passing of Rachel, on Friday, May 13, 2022.

Beloved wife of the late Constantine Xintaris (2019).

Debreczeni Jo AnneDEBRECZENI, Jo Anne  -  (Member of School Bells, RWTO, RTO, Orillia Vocal Ensemble, Orillia Fine Arts Assoc.) (Retired Teacher with the Toronto Catholic District School Board)

Passed away peacefully, at the Allendale Long Term Care, in Milton, on May 12, 2022, at the age of 83.

Beloved wife of the late Istvan "Steve" Debreczeni.

Loving mother of Joseph Debreczeni, Stephen (Tosia) Debreczeni and Mary Anne Tucker (Bill).

Devoted grandma of Cassia, Billy, Grace, Syeira, Veronica, Noah and Cecelia.

Dear sister of Margaret Gogarty (Joe predeceased) and Terry Griffin - predeceased (Tony Ricco). She will be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Mason HelenMASSON, Helen Walls (nee WEIR)   -  Passed away on May 12, 2022, one-month shy of her 95 birthday at Chartwell Brant Centre.

Born in Glasgow, Scotland, and a long-time resident of Weston, ON, Helen was the beloved wife of Colin Masson (65 years) and loving mother of Paul (Margaret), Colin (Lynn) and Neil (Keely).

Loving grandmother of Riley and William Masson and Jessica (Scott) Mason, and Joshua (Kinsley) Demkowich.

Loving great-grandma to Parker, Mikayla, Spencer, Dante, Declan, Leland and Copeland.

Dear sister of Terry Weir (predeceased), Rita (Bill) Duckitt (predeceased) and Jean Swift.

Domet OlgaDOMET, Olga Mary  -   August 2, 1929 - May 12, 2022

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful and glorious passing of Olga Mary Domet (nee Zebruck), on May 12, 2022, at Humber River Hospital, at the age of 92.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Peter Michael Domet.

Cherished mother of Janet Carol Owens (nee Domet), the late Joseph Peter Michael Domet and Gerard Stephen Anthony Domet (Jo-Anne Marie).

Grandmother "Bubby" to Kelly, Lee (Michael), Brittany (Colin), Jason (Sarah), Stephanie, Jessie (Justin) and Luke.

Great-grandmother "Bubby-Gee" to Owen, Ryan, Blake and Taylor.

ROSS, Jonathan  -  It is with great sorrow that we announce the sudden passing of Jonathan Ross in his 41st year.

He is survived by his wife Lilian, parents Bob and Lynn Ross, his sister Allison (Matt) and niece Hazel.

He will be missed by his aunts and uncles, many cousins and friends.

Roberts MarieROBERTS, Marie   -  November 12, 1933 - May 11, 2022

Marie was called to Heaven, on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, at the age of 88 years.

She passed peacefully, at Kipling Acres, with her loving daughter Carla by her side.

Marie was born in beautiful Watervale, Prince Edward Island and was a sister of 12.

Marie took pride in her profession as a registered nurse in labour and delivery at Northwestern General Hospital.

She cared deeply for others and was known to always worry about those near and dear to her heart.

She loved deeply. Marie always had a thirst for learning.

MOREAU, David   -  It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of David, on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, at the Ian Anderson House, Oakville.

Predeceased by his parents Kathleen and Mel.