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VOEGTLE, John Charles  - Peacefully on December 25, 2017, John Charles Voegtle, age 72, passed at Bethell House in Inglewood.

John will be deeply missed by his wife Lynda (Gougeon) of Brampton, his children Michael of Toronto and Rachel (Scott Bennett) of Orangeville.

 

Lowrey RobertLOWREY, Robert - 1945 - 2017  It is with much sorrow that we announce the tragic and sudden passing of Robert Lowrey during the late hours of December 25th.

Rob had a great love of family and leaves behind his loving wife, Kim, of 35 years and dearest daughter Katie.

 

Clarke MarilynCLARKE, Marilyn Joy (nee INGRAM)  - Loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother (Marilyn) Joy Clarke, nee Ingram, born February 16, 1933, passed on to be with her Lord on Christmas Day 2017.

Boxing Day was the 65th anniversary of her marriage to her beloved husband Fred, who passed on only a short time before in October.

 

Smith GwendolynSMITH, Gwendolyn Evelyn  - July 2, 1918 - December 21, 2017

Peacefully at Taunton Mills Retirement Home on Thursday, December 21st, 2017 at 99 years of age.

Beloved wife of the late F. Howard Smith.

Loving mother of Sharon McNab and Jennifer Gordon.

She will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren Angie, Adam, Jessica, Cameron, Gwen, Howard and great grandchildren MacKenzie, Joshua, Tristan, Mia, Jude, Jasmine and Ian.

 

Lewis JamieLEWIS, Jamie  - March 19, 1979 - December 21, 2017

As many of you already know my loving husband Jamie Lewis passed away on Thursday, December 21st, 2017, at the age of 38 years.

Jamie was a kind loving person who had a big heart. He was the best son, brother, husband, and friend who lived his life to the fullest everyday with no regrets or fear.

 

HALPERT-GOLDIN, Pearl (nee AVERBACH)  - Peacefully on Sunday, December 24, 2017 at the age of 94.

Beloved wife of the late Bernard Halpert and the late Al Goldin.

 

HIRSCHORN, Helen   - Peacefully at home after a long illness, Helen Hirschorn passed away on Sunday morning, December 24, 2017.

Wife of the late Norman Casselman and John Hirschorn.

 

MATHER, Margaret Sarah   - August 9, 1929 – December 24, 2017

Passed away peacefully with her family by her side.

Loving mother to Kathleen, Susan, Wendy (Randy) and Ann (Ser).

 

MORIANA, Celeste Mary (nee GULINO)  - With her family by her side, Celeste passed away peacefully on December 24, 2017 at the age of 76.

Beloved wife of Carmelo for 54 years.

Loving mother to Joyce (Philippe), Dino (Franca) and Joseph.

 

Sobala AdamSOBALA, Adam  - February 13, 1954 - December 24, 2017

(Longtime employee Woodbridge Foam)  

Passed away at home surrounded by of his loving family on Sunday December 24th, 2017 at the age of 63.

Beloved husband of Alina.

Loving father of the late Ewelina Sobala-Kouri (Dave).  Grandfather of Charlotte.

 

HEGEL, Rev. Frank Anton, S.F.M.,  - 1946 – 2017  Peacefully on Christmas Eve at Scarboro Missions, Fr. Frank Hegel went home to God.

Frank was born on November 27, 1946, and ordained to the priesthood on December 8, 1984, in Saskatoon.

He was predeceased by his parents Edward and Anne and survived by his siblings, Helene (Sander), Richard, Mary Ann, Kenneth, and Terrance, and numerous nephews and nieces.

 

MORTFIELD, Louis William  - 1929 - 2017  It is with deep sorrow we announce the passing of Louis William Mortfield on December 24, 2017 after a long illness fought with uncompromising determination and his famous stubbornness.

For 63 years he was the beloved and loving husband of Helen Toby (Berenbaum).

 

SEDEF, Vahram  - Passed away peacefully at the age of 63. Beloved husband of Déanne Foidart.

Loving father of Stephen (Melissa), Thomas (Jennifer) and step-father of Suzanne (Jim), Chantal (Derek) and Daniel (Natalie).

Cherished Papi to Samuel, Mia, Ian, Noah, Layla and Coby.

 

Haydon LeslieHAYDON, Leslie McIntyre  - March 16, 1936 – December 24, 2017

Surrounded by his family, Leslie passed away at Markham Stouffville Hospital after a lengthy illness.

Les will be missed by many for his gentle nature, kindness and resourcefulness.

Beloved husband of Sophie (nee Bodanis) for 48 years.

 

HIGGINS, Lucy Mary - Born on December 21, 1925, Lucy left this world peacefully on December 24th in her 93rd year.

She was the youngest daughter of Maria (Fiore) and Luigi Mastromatteo, originally of Coli, Italy.

 

JONSTON, Anda (née Lazdins)  - Peacefully on Sunday, the 24th of December, 2017 at Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto, Ontario after battling cancer.

Anda is survived by her loving husband Brian (Butts) Johnston, her mother Herta Lazdins (née Dalke) of Toronto, her siblings Percy Lazdins (Lorna) of Salmon Arm, BC, Valdemars Karlis (Lindsay) Sarnia, Ontario and several cherished nieces and nephews. Anda's father Gunars Lazdins predeceased her.

 

PURDY, William James  - 1927 - 2017  In his 91st year, Bill died suddenly but peacefully in the evening of December 24, 2017.

He has left behind his best friend and love of his life, Jean.

 

VALLANCE, Theresa Loretta  - 1930 - 2017  Passed away peacefully at Amica of Unionville on December 24, 2017 in her 87th year.

Beloved wife of her late husband Murray. Loving mother of Andrew (Rachel), Kathleen (Richard) and Carolyne (Quinn). Proud grandmother of Amelia, Olivia, Maria Rose, Saffron, Max, Micaela and Grace.

 

Duncan DorisDUNCAN, Doris  -  Doris, 95 years young, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 24, 2017, with her daughter Brenda and son David (Cathy) at her side.

Predeceased by Al, her beloved husband of 44 years.

She will be missed by her three grandsons and four great-grandchildren.

 

Cobden MichaelCOBDEN, Michael John - Michael Cobden, 77, died on December 24, 2017, leaving a community of adoring students, colleagues, caregivers, friends and family from around the world.

Michael was a keen observer; intrepid reporter; sharp commentator; engaging storyteller; patient teacher; moral navigator; enthusiastic bridge player; encouraging mentor; loyal friend; loving brother, uncle, grandfather, father, husband. We miss him dearly.

Michael was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa, son of Harry and Marsh Cobden. He attended Kingswood College, Grahamstown, and worked as a journalist for the Rand Daily Mail. He left South Africa for Canada and worked at the Toronto Star and the Kingston Whig-Standard, and then at the University of King’s College where he was Director of the School of Journalism, during which time he served on many boards, spoke at many conferences, conducted many research and consultation projects, and wrote for the Halifax Chronicle Herald and the Daily News.

 

BECK, John (JACK) Francis Allen  - Peacefully with his wife at his side on December 24, 2017, after a lengthy battle with Parkinson's disease at Tall Pines Nursing Home at the age of 82.

Beloved husband of Bernice.

 

Farr ChristopherFARR, Christopher Douglas  - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Chris.

Born in Walkerton, Ontario on December 19, 1968, the son of Florence (nee Klages) and Douglas Farr, Chris passed away unexpectedly, at the age of 49, on December 24, 2017 while spending Christmas with his mother at her home in Thornbury.

In 2007 Chris was predeceased by his father whom he greatly admired.

 

McDOUGALL, Joan Mary (nee MERCER)  - Passed peacefully on December 24, 2017 at the age of 93.

Joan left us with grace, dignity and with her loving family by her side.

SPOHN, Isabelle MacDonald (nee ROSS)  - Isabelle MacDonald Ross Spohn, 97, who was born in Toronto and spent much of her childhood there, died December 24, 2017, in Rochester, MN.

In addition to her four children in the U.S., she is survived by a sister Anne Kellar and a brother David Ross, both of Ontario.

 

McIlveen Jubenville JoanMcILVEEN JUBENVILLE, Joan (nee Ayling) - Died peacefully in Toronto on December 23, 2017.

Joan was born in Lloydminster, Alberta on July 24, 1919.

Her family moved to Oshawa, Ontario in the 1920’s.

Joan graduated from Nursing School in Peterborough in 1941.

 

MONTINI, Erilda (nee FERRARI)  - Peacefully with family by her side early Saturday morning, December 23, 2017 at Trillium Health Partners - Mississauga Hospital, at the age of 97.

Born on January 13, 1920 in Patrica, Italy to Natalino Ferrari and Giuseppina Costanza.