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Durham Community Events for the Christmas Season



Saturday, December 15, 2018 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 16, 2018 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.




Sunday, December 16, 2018 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.




For Adults with Autism + Their Families

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.




Saturday, December 22, 2018 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

 Sunday, December 23, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.



Family Movie Matinee and Winter Craft

Thursday, December 27, 2018



Thursday, January 3, 2019






Pritchard WilliamPRITCHARD, William Joseph (Bill)  - Passed away on Saturday December 15th, 2018 at the age of 71.

Loving husband of Beverley for 48 years.

Much love dad of Jeff and his wife Alison of Brooklin.

Loving grandpa of Liam and Emma.

Dear brother of Jim and his wife Judy, Vince and his wife Val, Eileen and her husband Paul and John and his wife Fran.

MONTGOMERY, Ina  - After many health issues over the years, Ina passed away peacefully in the early hours of Saturday Dec. 15, 2018.

She was predeceased by the love of her life Bob.

Brouwer AdrianusBROUWER, Adrianus Johannes “John”  - After a short illness with cancer, the Lord took out of our midst our beloved husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather on Friday, December 14th, 2018.

Born January 25th, 1936 in the Netherlands.

Survived by his beloved wife Rita of 60 years, his dear children John (Betty), Mary, Steven (Dorie), Robert (Eve), Jennifer (predeceased Barry 2017).

Much loved Opa of 18 grandchildren and 24 great grandchildren.

EVANS, Kaye Evans  - It is with very heavy hearts that the Evans family announces the peaceful passing of their beloved Kaye Evans, on Friday, December 14, 2018, at their family farm, at age 83.

Beloved husband of Audrey (nee Gibson) for 60 years.

Currie CarlCURRIE, Carl Curtis   - 6/28/1933 - 11/26/2018

Passed away on Monday November 26th, 2018 at the age of 85 years.

Lemery RogerLEMERY, Roger   - Age 64 of Oshawa, ON, passed peacefully surrounded by family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday December 13, 2018.

Beloved son of the late Jean-Paul and Anna Louise Lemery (nee Picard).

Loving brother tosisters Lisa, Marie, Lucy and Louise and brothers Claude, Paul, Mike and Dennis.Father of sons Dan (Jen) of Madoc, ON and David (Deanna) of Oshawa, ON.

Grandfather of Gracen and Shelby of Norris Arm, NF and Brianna Bickle of Oshawa, ON.

JARRETT, Bessie Ann  - Passed away at Glen Hill Strathaven Long Term Care on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at the age of 92 years.

Bessie, beloved wife of the late Gordon Ernest Jarrett.

Hitzen OscarHINTZEN, Oscar Nathaniel  - FEBRUARY 10, 1945 – DECEMBER 13, 2018

Passed away suddenly on Thursday, December 13th, 2018.

Loving husband to Vivette Hintzen of 51 years.

Devoted father to Richardo (Corinna) and Laurie-Ann (Paul).

Doting grandfather to Yazmin and Ellis, and his grand dogs Riley, Max, Flash, Tyai and Tratts.

Loving brother to Vincent, Carmen, Una, Wavney, Sandra, Brian, Andy and Daniel. Cherished uncle to many nieces and nephews.

Hickey MichealHICKEY, Micheal Joseph Barry  -  Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Thursday, December 13th, 2018.

Barry, in his 59th year.

Beloved husband of Kathy (née Hawboldt).

Loving father of Jared and Adam.

Dearly remembered brother of Brian (Dawn) Hickey of Bancroft, Gail (Gary) Chisholm of Oshawa, the late Carol (late Simon) Major and the late Linda (David) Smythe.

Porter RossPORTER, Ross  - On Thursday December 13, 2018, Ross passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 80.

Beloved husband of Joyce for 54 years, loving father of Carolyn (Dan), and Tamie (George) and a special grandfather to Nathan.

Survived by his sister Alice (Frank) and brother Gene (Pat).

Predeceased by his parents Ross and Harriet, and brother Ronnie.

SNOOKS-NICHOLSON, Charlotte   - Peacefully, at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay on Thursday, December 13, 2018, at age 60.

Charlotte (nee Snooks), dearly loved wife of David Nicholson.

Duffey PaulDUFFEY, Paul Thomas   - Born in 1932, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on December 12th, 2018, in his 87th year.

Beloved husband to his late wife Evelyn. Dedicated father to Sharyn (Pete), Brian (Cindy), and Diane Imrie (Michael).

Adored Grandfather to Neil (Samantha), Brenna (Jonathan), Chanelle (Jesse), Gillian (Ryan), Ciara (Pat), Mario (Jordan) and Nicholas.

Brother to late Gerald, late Gwen, late Kevin (late Kay), late Moira (late Peter), late Joan (late Norman), Donald (Claire) and James (late Rita) and many nieces and nephews.


Elliott HildaELLIOTT, Hilda Josephine (nee Scorgie)  –  Peacefully passed away at the age 92 surrounded by her family on Wednesday December 12, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Daughter of the late Harold and Iva Scorgie.

Predeceased by her husband of 52 years, Fred Elliott; her sisters Myrtle Snudden, Wilma (Billie) Gatchell and her beloved grandson, Kyle Secord.

She was the cherished mother of Wanda Secord (Gary), and Jim Elliott, and loving grandmother of Justin Secord.


Lonergan JamesLONERGAN, James “Jim” Edmond  - Retired employee of General Motors Engineering for 42 years, Lifetime member of RCAFA 420 Wing.

The family of Jim Lonergan announces his passing on Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa, in his 88th year.

Beloved husband of Joan Lonergan (nee: Luke) for 58 years.

Dear father of Paul Lonergan. Brother of Paul (Donna), Gilbert (Lynn) and Kathleen Kubas(predeceased) (Len).

RAHM, Bernice Rahm  - The angels came and took Mom Home on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville.

Predeceased by husband Kenneth Rahm (2015).

Davidson RuthDAVIDSON, Ruth May  -  Peacefully at Wynfield Long Term Care on Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 in her 90th year.

Beloved wife of the late Les Davidson.

Caring mom of Pamela (Giovanni) Guida and Brian (Olga) Davidson.

Cherished grandma of Brandon (Terri-Lynn), Ryan (Christina), Mark (Tanya), Paul (Alexandra), Diana (Sebastiano), and Krista, and great-grandma of Mason.