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OBITUARIES  ...for ONTARIO - Southern Region  







KOSMACHUK, Sam   -  January 18, 1930 - August 8, 2022

To Samuel, our beloved husband, father, grandfather, friend, and acquaintance, we say how you will be missed, as you have touched our lives through your life of generosity, kindness, walk of faith in God, humour and consistent character.

Sam was born in Poland in 1930 and arrived in Canada in 1935.

CLEVELAND, Dorothy (nee Orme)   -  With profound sadness we announce the passing of Dorothy Cleveland on August 8, 2022, at the age of 92.

Beloved wife of the (late) Richard Cleveland; mother to the (late) John Cleveland, Kim Hopkins (Brian), Lori Lewis (Richard), and Richard Cleveland Jr. Grandmother to Danielle, Keliane, Michael, Kevin, Matthew, Jasmine and Landon.

BROOKS, Allan G.   -  Peacefully, on Sunday, August 7, 2022, at Trillium Health Centre, Mississauga, at the age of 68 years.

Loving son of the late Chester and Theresa Brooks.

REID, Hugh Francis   -  April 7, 1933 - August 7, 2022

In Loving Memory It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Hugh Francis Reid, loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

He peacefully passed away, on August 7, 2022, in his 90th year, at Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital.

Dick HelenDICK, Helen (nee JEFFERSON)   -  After a full, rich and rewarding life, Helen passed away in Richmond Hill, Ontario, on August 7, 2022, surrounded by her loved ones.

Beloved wife of Rendall for sixty three years, loving mother to Elizabeth Wells (Jay) and Ian Dick (Janette Baumen) and devoted Nana to Christina Jopling (Scott), Lisa Jones (Simon) and Evan Dick.

Helen leaves behind adored great-grandchildren, Bryson, Charlotte, Tristan and Lachlan.

Dear sister to Gwen Phillips and sister-in-law, Carol Anne Jefferson.

Predeceased by her brother, George Jefferson, brother-in-law, James Phillips and sister-in-law, Betty Dick.

She is remembered fondly by her nieces and nephews and their children.

Stone MichaelSTONE, Michael Joseph  -   With much sadness, we announce Michael Joseph Stone's passing on Saturday, August 6, 2022, at RVH.

"Digger," in his 78th year, was a life-long Elmvale resident and former owner of Lynn-Stone Funeral Home.

Mike was the loving husband of Faye (nee Burnett); and cherished his daughter, Angela (Anthony); and son, Jason (Kiaya).

He was the very proud grandpa of Jack, Nathan, and William.

Mike will be missed by his sister, Eileen Birley (late Ron); and was an appreciative uncle of his niece, Kim; and grandnephew, Bronson.

Remembered fondly by his brother-in-law, Bruce Burnett (Penny); sister-in-law, Mary Jane Burnett (late Bob); and many Burnett nieces and nephews.

EDGAR, Sheila Marion (nee SMITH)   -  Sheila is finally at peace. The family of Sheila Marion Edgar sadly announce her death on August 6, 2022, age 80, from complications of Parkinson's and dementia.

She leaves Harry, loving husband of 58 years; children, Laura (Graham), Stephen (Nadia), and Christopher; five grandsons, Devlin, Harrison, Andrew, Ethan, and Quinten; and many cousins, nieces, and nephews.

LAWRENCE, Audrey Margaret   -  February 24, 1926 - August 6, 2022

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Audrey Margaret Lawrence, on Saturday, August 6, 2022, at the Michael Garron Hospital, Toronto.

Predeceased by her parents, Norman and Hattie (Snider) Lawrence and her siblings, Amy (Art) Peacock, Wilfred (Freda) Lawrence, Lucy Robertson and Ruth (Bill) Bailey.

PHAN, Tri (Terry)   -  Passed away unexpectedly, on August 4, 2022, at the young age of 55.

Terry is survived by his devoted and beloved wife, Yen-Nhi; father to Vinh-Khang and Ai-Vy; son to Hon Phan; brother to My Phan and Michael Phan.

Terry was born in Dalat, on September 9, 1966.

Pozzi AngeloPOZZI, Angelo  -  It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved zio Angelo Pozzi, on Friday, August 5, 2022.

Survived by his sisters Italina Gazza and Dorinda Salvatore, sister-in-law Concetta Pozzi, 15 nieces & nephews, and many great nieces & nephews.

Angelo was predeceased by his parents, Vincenzo and Modesta Pozzi, as well as his siblings Maria DeIulis, Pierino Pozzi and Sister Gabriella Pozzi.

As a friendly, down-to-earth gentleman, Angelo was always there to lend a helping hand.

As a great storyteller, we will certainly miss spending time together listening to some of his greatest memories.

Challis JohnCHALLIS, John Reginald   -   June 18, 1928 – August 5, 2022

John Challis, known to his family as Jack, ended a life of learning, travel, and service to his community after a brief illness, on August 5, 2022.

He was 94. Born June 18, 1928, the youngest of three children of the late James and May (Hasseldine) Challis of the Beach area of Toronto.

Married May 2, 1953 to Barbara Bromley of Grimsby; an inseparable partnership filled with travel, the arts, history, gardening and family.

Long-time resident of Applewood Acres, and Niagara-on-the-Lake, he and Barb moved to Brampton in 2012, spending recent months in long-term care.

Mourning his loss are beloved wife, Barb; four sons, John (Gayle), David (Ivi), Steven (Carol) and Bryan (Eileen); three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

GALLOWAY, David Lloyd Galloway   -   Age 82, of Markham, ON, passed away in Oakville, ON, on Friday, August 5, 2022, with family by his side.

David is survived by and will be missed by his wife, Mandy Galloway (nee Richardson); his daughters, Jennifer Czerniak (Eric) and Kimberly Galloway; and his grandchildren, Natalia, Victoria, and Alec Czerniak.

LOW, John Cronin   - November 13, 1926 - August 4, 2022

John Low peacefully passed away Thursday, August 4, 2022 at Glynnwood Retirement Facility.

Born to the late Elizabeth (nee Cronin) and Samuel Low in Scotland.

MONACO, Victor   - October 2, 1942 – August 4, 2022

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Victor Monaco.

He will be forever missed by his loving wife of 54 years, Pina.

PRITCHARD, Daniel Thomas   - May 23, 1955 - August 4, 2022

Passed away suddenly, on August 4, 2022, due to a motor vehicle accident.

Loving husband to Marlene of 38 years.

Beloved father of Andrea (Ryan), Janet (Chuck), Jamie (Glenda), and predeceased by Jennifer.

ATTARD, Victor  - At Etobicoke General Hospital, on Thursday, August 4, 2022, at the age of 63.

Dearly beloved son of the late Charles and Nancy.

Dear brother of Joe (Janis), Cathy (Dave), Tom (Tiina) and Christine (Doug).

Cherished uncle of Jonathan, Joel, Alexander, Danielle, Emma, Neal and Nathaniel.

ADAMS, Colett Margaret Mary (nee REILLY)   -  From Toronto, she passed away at Erin Mills Lodge, Mississauga, on Thursday, August 4, 2022, aged 81.

Beloved wife of Grant; and mother of Angela Adams (Alberto), Louise Adams and Tim Adams (Lorena), Cherished grandmother of Johanna and Ryan Bernardi.

Riddle CherylRIDDELL, Cheryl Anne (nee GARDINER)   -  Died peacefully, on Thursday, August 4, 2022, at Hospice Simcoe, Barrie, at the age of 75.

Cheryl Riddell, of Wasaga Beach, was the beloved wife of the late Frank (2014) for over 41 years.

Loving and devoted mother of Shaun (Erica Buschmann).

Cherished daughter of Lela (late Don) Gardiner.

Dear sister of Bob (Sue) Gardiner and sister-in-law of Ian (Sheena) Riddell and the late Margaret (late Drew) Brown.

Caffery TerryCAFFERY, Terry  -  Suddenly, at home, on Wednesday, August 3, 2022, as a result of heart complications.

Beloved husband of Jan (nee Levey).

Loving brother of Pat Poole (deceased Bill Poole), and Helen McCarthy (deceased Charlie McCarthy), and brother-in-law to Lori.

Predeceased by his brothers, Jack and Donnie.

Fondly remembered by the Levey, Brady and McMaster Families.

Terry was an avid sportsman, from childhood in the rinks and ballparks of Leaside to the bright lights of the National Hockey League and World Hockey Association.

Low MarkLOW, Mark Brian  -   Gone But Never Forgotten Mark, age 58, passed away peacefully, on August 3, 2022, in his home, surrounded by family.

Mark will now have the best view to watch SpaceX launches and The Masters.

He is survived by his mother, Anita Erika Low-Wieland and his stepfather, Rolf Wieland, his children Matthew Brian Low, Mackenzie Regan Low and Alexis Erika Low.

Also by Aunt Julianne, Uncle Henry and cousin, Randolph Betsch.

He also lives deeply in the heart of Luisa DiSimone.

Was preceded in death by his father, Ewald Ludwig Low, his brother, Carey David Low and his cousin, Stephen Betsch.

A special thank you to the staff at Mount Sinai Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital and St. Michael's Hospital.

Knight ColinKNIGHT, Colin James   -  With sadness, we announce the passing of Colin peacefully, on August 3, 2022, at the age of 84.

Reunited in Heaven with his beloved wife, Violet (2012).

Cherished father of Linda (Peter Raeder).

Adored Nonno of Kimberly and Leon.

DEMPSTER, Scott David Dempster   -  Of Barrie, passed away on August 2, 2022 in Port Carling, Ontario. 

Scott was born in Toronto to Dr. Frank and Dorothy Dempster on March 16, 1956.

Scott is preceded in death by his brother, Douglas Dempster; mother, Dorothy Dempster; and father, Dr. Frank Dempster. 

HAJDASZ, John Stanley  -   With sadness and love, we announce the peaceful passing of John Stanley Hajdasz (Haidasz) on August 2, 2022 at the age of 93.

Loving husband to Helen (nee Doplaga) for over 67 years.

Devoted father to Karen, John (Cathy) and Peter.

HARTWICK, Isabel Grace (nee GILBERTSON)  -  Isabel died peacefully, on August 2, 2022, in Kingston, at the age of 100.

Predeceased by her husband, Dr. Karl Hartwick, in 2011; and her siblings, Gordon and Marguerite.

Lovingly remembered by her children, Karl (Terry), Stephen (Stephani) and Ellen (Colin).

Hunwicks MaryHUNWICKS, Mary Margaret (nee MACLEAN)  -  Sunrise January 3, 1932 Haileybury, Ontario Sunset August 2, 2022 Burlington, Ontario.

Survived by her loving husband of nearly 66 years, Roy; sons, David (Yves) and Bradley (Lenka); and grandchildren, Lauren and Andrew.

As a registered nurse, Mary served in Ontario, Manitoba, and Dallas, Texas.

She will be sadly missed by nieces and nephews in Ontario, Alberta, and Australia.

KROCHAK, Joseph "Joe"  -  Retired National Production Manager, Canada Packers INC and former resident of Etobicoke.

Passed away peacefully, at St. Mary's Hospital in Kitchener, on Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at the age of 98.

Joseph is now reunited with his beloved wife, Katherine "Kae" Krochak.