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DeRose YvetteDEROSE, Yvette - Passed away peacefully on April 11, 2021 in her 92nd year.

Predeceased by her parents Eleanore and Louis, and her brother Marvin (Sonny) and sister-in-law Sheila.

Yvette will be fondly remembered by her niece Dona and great-niece Nicole, of Spokane, Washington.

She will be missed by her close friends Irene Pelz and Mary Hori.

Yoanidis BodosYOANIDIS, Bodos 'Bobo' - Passed away peacefully on Sunday April 11, 2021 three weeks shy of his 85th birthday at Sunnybrook Palliative Care unit.

Beloved father of Vivian (Luis), and Clement (Roxanne).

Loving Papou of Amanda, Sydney, Andreas, and Alexandra.

He joins his cherished wife Mariya (Maro) Yoanidis of 55 years a week after she passed away.

Bobo’s deep faith, strong spirit and immense love for his family is what gave him the strength to battle cancer over the past three years.

DAVIES, Yvonne Jeanne (nee CASKENETTE)   -  July 28, 1935 - April 6, 2021

It is with great sorrow that we share the passing of a remarkable woman who battled cancer for over 25 years with style, grace and laughter.

Yvonne's life revolved around her family, her grandchildren being her greatest source of pride and whose exploits she shared with her friends without reservation!

OTTER, Lillian (nee TOWNSON)   - Lillian passed away peacefully, April 11, 2021, at Grove Park Home, Barrie. 

Affectionately known as "La", in her 102nd year.

Beloved wife of the late George Otter (1974).

Dear mother to Carol, Susan (Dave), Michael and the late John (1958). 

LAYNE, Clyde David  -  Peacefully, after a short illness, on April 11, 2021, in his 91st year.

Predeceased by his beloved wife, Clytie of 55 years.

He is survived by his children, Brenda, Patricia and Richard, his sisters Dorothy and Gloria and several nieces and nephews.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a private service has taken place on Wednesday, April 14, 2021.

Donations in Clyde's memory can be made to Peel B.M.E. Church, 3535 South Common Court, Mississauga, ON L5L 2B3.


Ramrattan AnnRAMRATTAN, Ann Clarice - Born April 21, 1938 in Trinidad; peacefully passed away April 11, 2021 in Toronto surrounded by family after a brief illness.

Just shy of her 83rd birthday which she proudly shared with “The Queen!”, Ann had a happy, fruitful life, always generous and compassionate to all people and animals who crossed her path. She had incredible faith until the very end.

Predeceased by her husband Gopaul Sammy (1965) and sadly predeceased by her husband Byron Ramrattan (2009).

BRADLEY, Mary Jane "Jean"   - Born in 1936 in Belfast, Ireland and passed away on April 11, 2021 in Toronto, at the age of 85. Loving mother of Linda (Keith 2012).

Cherished grandmother of Bradley (Brigid) and Courtney (Jake).

GRAY, Ella Dolores (nee WHITTEKER)   - 1932-2021 It is with our deepest sadness that we announce the passing of Dolores on April 11, 2021.

She passed peacefully at Cummer Lodge Long Term Care after a long battle with dementia.

Ichikawa LucyCHIKAWA, Lucy Chiyo   -  It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lucy Ichikawa on April 11, 2021 at the age of 93.

Loving mother of Sharon (Bill McGuire), the late Dennis (Gloria Chiu), Joel (Nancy Linley), Glen, and Brenda (Jeff Stanford).

Cherished grandmother of Maui, Brad, Emma, Margaret, Jordan, Jonathan and Chloe.

She is survived by her sisters, Jean Goto, Sally Bailey, brothers Harry and Roy Nikaido and many beloved nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her sisters Judy Nakatsu, Cherry Inouye, Faye Takahashi, Pat Fujiwara, Yuki Nikaido, Rosie Yamashiro, and brothers Frank and Tak Nikaido.

KNAPP, John W.   -  December 20, 1924 – April 11, 2021

Passed peacefully, at the Ottawa General Hospital, in his 97th year.

Predeceased by his wife Joan and son Brian.

MCGORAN, Peter Lindsay   - Peter Lindsay McGoran, 63, of Toronto, passed away on April 11, 2021, after a tough battle with cancer.

Peter was born on November 10, 1957, to Connie and Dave in Toronto.

Growing up with sister Beth, and going on to have three children, Lindsay, Kaitlin (Lander) and Matthew.

Jacobs SylviaJACOBS, Sylvia Elizabeth Anne - It is with immense sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved Mom, Nana, Great-Nana and Sister on April 10, 2021, in her 90th year.

Born to the late Tom and Betty Wisman in Toronto, Ontario. Sylvia was the eldest of four children. Ray (2019) (Gayle), Diana (Eric) and Ron (Gail).

Sylvia has rejoined her sweetheart, Jerry (1986); with whom she shared seven children.

Survived by Melanie (Albert), Carl, Gerard, Robert, Marianne (Chris), Sylvie, Randy (Kim). Cherished Nana to Nadine (Garth), Cody, Victoria (David), Katelyn, Darryl, Desiree, Brooke, Bradley, Alicia, Gerard, Steven, Kyle, Baby Dalton (2002), Jaidan, Kegan, Olivia, Vanessa, and Rylea; and Nana Banana to Penelope.

Van Noort PeterVAN NOORT, Peter Adriaan - (August 29, 1940 – April 10, 2021) - On Saturday, April 10, 2021, The Van Noort clan lost their Hero.

Pete passed suddenly doing what he loved... enjoying the warm weather, having an afternoon campfire with a rum and Coke in hand. He knew what he loved and wouldn’t let anyone stop him from living his best life.

Left to love and remember him is his wife of 60 years, Joan and his four children; Ron Van Noort (Gail Watson), Jim Van Noort (Cathy), Ken Van Noort (Michelle Vincent) and Lori Van Noort (Tim Harkness). Forever cherished by his 5 grandchildren, Justin, Jeffrey (Stephanie), Caitlin, Meghan, and Joshua and 2 great-grandchildren Tommy and Molly.

Metcalfe EarleMETCALFE, Earle - Earle unexpectedly, but peacefully passed away at Royal Victorial Regional Health Centre, Barrie on Saturday, April 10, 2021 in his 90th year.

Predeceased by his wife Elizabeth (nee Powell).

Beloved dad of John and Kathryn. Grandfather of Jessica and David.

Dear brother of late Lorne (Olive), Edgar (late Hilda), Allan (late Ruth) and Don (Diane). Earle will also be fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews.

SCHWARTZ, Anne - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Anne Schwartz on Saturday, April 10th, 2021. She was 89 years old.

She left behind, Bernie Schwartz, loving husband of more than six decades. Adored mother to the late Karen Schwartz, Mark Schwartz and wife Melissa and two grandsons Tyler and Devin Schwartz.

Bujdos MichalBUJDOS, Michal - With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Michal Bujdos at home while surrounded by his family on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at the age of 73.

Beloved husband to Mariana Bujdos for 48 years of marriage. Loving father of Marek (Amanda) and Michelle and cherished Dedo to Taylor, Emma and Sophia. Missed by many siblings.

Michal was a hardworking and dedicated family man who was happiest when surrounded by those he loved. A steeplejack by trade, he welcomed any task that involved working with his hands. He enjoyed time spent outdoors and watching sports; mainly golf or tennis.

DRUKMALER, Hanna – It is with broken hearts and much sorrow that we announce the passing of Hanna Drukmaler. Surrounded by her husband, children and grandchildren, Hanna died in the early morning of April 10th, 2021.

Beloved wife and best friend of Leo, for 61 years; treasured mom to Fay & Sam, Ettie (Barbara) & Steven, and Gary & Sharon. Most cherished Bub to David & Kara, Alyssa, Jordan, Talya, Gillian, Kylie, Maxx, and Dylan.

Beloved sister-in-law of Sara, Evelyn and Morris.

WANNAMAKER, Donald Ronald - On Saturday, April 10th, 2021, our beloved Donald Wannamaker, Loving husband and father of four children, passed away fighting his battle of lung cancer, a heart condition, as well as kidney failure at age 73.

Donald was born on December 26th, 1947 in Picton, Ontario. Donald dedicated his life to the community working as a truck driver for over 47 years.

Donald was a funny, heart warming, loving brother, husband, friend and father. He leaves behind his wife Edna and his kids. (Leeann, Jason, Rhonda & Tammy) his sister Faye Wannamaker, and all of his grandchildren.

McNamara Anne MacFaydenMcNAMARA, Mary 'Anne' (formerly MacFayden, nee Maguire) - (October 25, 1918 - April 10, 2021) -

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother. She passed peacefully at her daughter’s home, surrounded by her family, on April 10th, 2021 in her 103rd year.

Anne will be deeply missed by her daughter Mary, son-in-law Clive, and daughter Maureen. She will also be lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Rebecca (David Peca) and Jonathan, as well as her great-grandchildren Trinity and Skylar.

Mom always believed she would be reunited in heaven with her beloved son Robbie, her first husband Robert MacFayden, second husband Patrick McNamara and other cherished people who passed before her.

RAYMOND, Robert James - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved father Robert on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at Bethell Hospice - Inglewood, in his 73rd year.

Loving and devoted father of Jeffrey and his wife Lorna and Kevin and his wife Shelley. Cherished and proud Grandpa Raymond of Trent, Hailey and Noah.

Sandler SamSANDLER, Samuel - On Saturday, April 10, 2021 at home.

Beloved husband of 72 years of recently-deceased Jean Sandler.

Loving father and father-in-law of Stan Sandler and Trudy White, Diane Sandler and Bill Nisker, Howard Sandler and Viviane Ohana.

Predeceased by his siblings Paula, Mirel, and Sydney.

Di Tacchio VincenzaDI TACCHIO, Vincenza (Roselli) - September 3, 1939 – April 10, 2021 - Passed away peacefully after a courageous and valiant 15 year struggle with Cancer at Scarborough on Saturday April 10, 2021.

Vincenza Di Tacchio of Scarborough, born in Corato, Puglia, Italy in her 81st year.

Beloved wife of 58 years to Alfonso Di Tacchio.

Mom will always be loved and remembered by her children Luigi (Antonietta) and Aldo (Tracey).

Simpson LorraineSIMPSON, Lorraine - On Saturday, April 10, 2021.

Devoted daughter of the late Charlie and Lillian Simpson.

Beloved mother and mother-in- law of James David Elkind, and Lynne and Mark Enchin, and Nana to Samuel.

Very special aunt to Diane Posluns and Harriet Fink and their families.



Zito SantoZITO, Santo - With sadness, we announce the passing of Santo on April 10, 2021 at the age of 90.

Beloved husband for over 62 years, he leaves behind his wife Carmela.

Cherished father of Mary (Angelo Di Nardo), Rocco (Mary) and Cathy (Frank Macieri).

Proud nonno of Anthony, Leanna (John Bianchi), Natalie, Melissa, Michael and Christian and a soon to be great-grandfather.

Predeceased by his siblings Marianna, Francesca, Mariana and Francesco, he is survived by his brother Filippo.

Polsinelli GiuseppinaPOLSINELLI, Giuseppina (Conflitti) - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Giuseppina Polsinelli at age 89, on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at Toronto Western Hospital.

She was born in Campoli Appennino, Italy on January 4th, 1932.

She was the beloved wife of the late Luigi Polsinelli, treasured mother of Elena, Lisa, Emilio and his wife Anne. Giuseppina will be sadly missed by her granddaughter Victoria Polsinelli.

Dear sister of Cesidia Rotondi (late Pancrazio), brother Luigi Conflitti (late Lily), predeceased by her sister Antonia Preziosi (late Gerardo).

HUTCHINSON, Bernice M.   - On April 10, 2021, at Ross Memorial Hospital, in Lindsay, in her 104th year.

Beloved wife of the late Wallace Hutchinson and the late Bill McCallum.

Mother of Kathleen and her husband George Bottos of Oakville, Marie McCallum of Newmarket and the late Bill.