Durham

 

WATSON, Noreen  - Heaven has gained a fighter, Noreen went to be with her brother Barry and sister Geraldine on Sunday, May 28, 2017 in her 86th year.

Noreen, beloved wife of Robert, passed just three days shy of their 65th wedding anniversary.

Loving mother of Deborah Glover (Ralph) and Robert (Barbara).

 

LAWRENCE, Ronald G. - Passed away on Saturday May 27, 2017 at the age of 73.

Predeceased by his first wife Dona Lawrence nee: Grant.

Loving husband to Donna Lawrence nee: Johnston.

Beloved Father to David Lawrence.

 

HOLLINGER, Betty  - Passed away peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Friday May 26, 2017 in her 93rd year.

Beloved wife of 65 years to the late Cecil Hollinger.

Loving mother of Sandra Duncan (Albert), Susan Elliott (Michael), and Heather Cyr (Terry).

 

ORANGE, Virginia Elizabeth – Passed away peacefully on Friday May 26, 2017 with her loving family by her side.

Beloved mother of Timothy Parrish, Karen (Paul) Pleshe, and Kevin (Michelle) Parrish.

Cherished Apartment Grandma to Nathan, Kelvin, Benjamin, Justin, Dakota, and Victorianna. Great grandma to Julia. Sister of Thomas Orange.

 

SINTNIKLAAS, 'Alice' Afke (nee Visser)  - Passed away peacefully on Friday, May 26, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 76.

Beloved wife for 43 years to Harry.

Cherished mother of Colin (Debbie), Dwayne, and Glenn (Lisa).

 

Keeling AltaKEELING, Alta Doreen (Tudie) - Peacefully passed away at the Ajax-Pickering Hospital on Friday May 26, 2017 in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of the late Kenneth.

Loving mother of Caroline (Larry) and Elaine. Dear Nana of Heather and Graham.

Sadly missed by her siblings Mae (Roy) and Merritt. Predeceased by her brother Neil and sister Marie.

 

Baird ThamasBAIRD, Thomas “Bruce” - (November 16, 1923 - May 26, 2017) - 

Passed away on Friday, May 26, 2017 at Fairview Lodge in his 94th year.

Beloved husband of Rita for 71 years.

Devoted father of Bruce, Doug and Lorraine (Mike).

Cherished grandfather of Shane, Craig, Marnie, Andrea, Kristin, Scott, and Kent and great-grandfather of twelve.

 

Hannan KirbyHANNAN, Kirby Frederick, P.Eng. - (Retired OPG) -

Passed away on Friday May 26, 2017 having just celebrated his 70th birthday.

Dearly loved husband of Susan (Sue) of Whity for 43 years.

Much loved dad of Dave and his wife MaricrisEduarte of Mississauga. Cherished Grandpa of Hazel, Lauren and Cali.

Survived by his sister-in-law Bev and her husband Dave Harvey. Kirby will be fondly remembered by his many friends and extended family.

 

Morrison EvaMORRISON, Eva Irene - beloved wife of 68 years to Allan, passed away peacefully in her 93rd year at Fairview Lodge in Whitby.

Irene was predeceased by her parents, Morley and Ada Moore.

Loving mother of Douglas Morrison (Lynda), Jo-Anne Warren (Alan), Pam Rene (Rick) and Shelley White (Frank).

Cherished grandmother of Jeff (Rose), Brad (Jackie), Amy (Doug), Andrew (Lisa), Shanna (Wally), Ryan (Mary) and Samantha (Bobby) and great-grandmother of Riley and Autum Rene, Ella Warren, Sofia and Brooklyn Morrison and soon to be Baby Coucke.

 

Roberts LindaROBERTS, Linda Darlene - (28-year employee as Administrative Assistant at North York General Hospital - Seniors’ Health Centre)

Peacefully after a 1½-year battle against cancer, with family by her side, at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Thursday, May 25th, 2017. Linda, in her 54th year.

Dearly beloved and devoted wife of Garfield Roberts for 31 years and will be sadly missed by her dog Odie.

Loving daughter of Doug and the late Loraine Terry. Dearly remembered by her brother Rob Terry and wife Janet and by her sister Cheryl Terry.

 

KEALEY, Helena Elizabeth (nee Murphy)  - Helen passed away peacefully at home at Butternut Manor, Uxbridge, Ontario on May 25, 2017 in her 95th year. 

Born February 4, 1923 in London England. For over 57 years, Helen was the loving and devoted wife of Thomas Francis Kealey of Belfast Northern Ireland, who predeceased her in 2012.

Dearly loved mother of Kathleen Chabot (the late Martin), William Kealey, and Maureen Scott (David). Cherished Nana to Meagan Scott, Ian Kealey, and the late Michael Scott. Helen was also predeceased by her younger brother William Murphy in 1994.

 

Wilkes MargaretWILKES, Margaret  – (1940 – 2017) it is with great sadness the family of Margaret Elaine Wilkes announces her sudden passing on May 25 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Predeceased by her parents Rita and George Wilkes.

Beloved sister to Sharon Dawe and sister in law to Edward Dawe.

Loving Auntie Marg to Shelley (John), Craig (Sarah) and Jeffrey (Heather).

Cherished Great-Auntie to William & Sienna & soon to be Aubrey. Margaret will be greatly missed by Lynda and John Ladd and her extended family.  

Many thanks to 6G and ICU at Larkeridge Health Oshawa.

 

Wood EverettWOOD, Everett James - Age 85 years

Truck Driver for 40 years.  HL Wood Trucking, Burnbrae Farms

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Wednesday May 24th, 2017

Beloved husband of Wilhelmina (nee Walker) for 64 years.

Loving father of Ed & his wife Evelyn and Maurice.

Cherished grandpa of Darren (Jen) Wood, Jonathan (Loretta) and Melissa and great-grandpa of Jolene, Keith, Aubree and Gavin.

 

Roberts GwendolineROBERTS, Gwendoline Elizabeth  - Passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 in her 84th year.

Predeceased by her loving husband Vincent.

Beloved mother of James (Jacqueline), Kim (Edward) and Ian (Gina).

Dear grandmother of Norah, Kevin, Dannielle, Jennifer, Sasha and Renee. Proud great-grandmother of Wesley, Christian and Ava-Lee.

She is survived by her brother Peter (Janey) as well as by her nieces and nephews: Johnathan, Rebecca and Jack.

 

HURREN, Bertha Hurren  - Passed away at Orillia on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.

Bertha (Arbourne) Hurren was the beloved wife of William Leonard Hurren, of Beaverton.

Loved mother of Connie (Ron) Winstanley of Beaverton, Faye (Phil) Carleton of Manitouwadge, and Barbara Hurren of Beaverton.

 

WRIGHT, Elwin Wright - At Udney on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.

Elwin Wright was the beloved husband of the late Mary Frances (Clitheroe) Wright.

Beloved father of Lorice (Craig) Brooks, Laura (Paul) Deschamps, Lonnie (Jenn) Wright and predeceased by Lisa Wright.

 

Walker MaryWALKER, Mary  - Passed away in her 97th year surrounded by family, peacefully at Bay Ridges Long Term Care in Pickering on Wednesday, May 24th, 2017.

Predeceased by her husband Roy.

Loving mother to the late Elaine Montgomery (Bob) and Susan Kimberley.

Beloved Nona to Christine Montgomery (Peter), Cathy Boath (Ramsay) and Nicole Persad (Vedesh).

 

Laporte LisonLAPORTE, Lison  - (Retired elementary school teacher; Durham Board of Education)

Passed away peacefully with family by her side on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at the age of 70 years.

Dearly beloved wife of Robert "Bob" Hart.

Loving step-mother to Dr. Sara Hart and her husband Abraham Middleton. Cherished nana of Hart Middleton. Dear sister of Norman (Merlyn), Claude, Lucien (Beverly), Pierette (John), Michele (Lynn), Rene, Richard (Late Judy) and the late Marcel. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews.

 

Whitehead DaleWHITEHEAD, Dale - Surrounded by his loving family, Dale peacefully passed away on Wednesday January 11th, 2017, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Beloved husband of 25 years to Wendy.

Loving dad to Angel, Jeffrey & his wife Vicki. Adoring grandfather to Mercades.

Dear brother to Kerry, Wanda (Gerry), Pauline (Andy) and Rodney.

He will be missed by extended family, many friends and all whose lives he touched with his humorous character and continually smiling face.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at The Carvers Cottage, 3400 Durham Road 5, Pickering, ON from 11 am - 4pm, where family asks that Dale’s positive attitude is upheldTogether we will celebrate his 58 years and continue to enjoy every moment in his honor.

 

Navarro OlympiaNAVARRO, Olympia 'Ollie' (nee Garcia) -

Joined her heavenly creator on May 23rd, 2017 after a valiant battle with cancer.

Her devotion to her family and firm belief in God supported her in her struggle and ultimately gave her peace, as she passed at home, surrounded by her loving family.

Ollie emigrated from the Philippines in 1962 and devoted her time caring for others as a Registered Nurse, where her exemplary care and compassion shone through.

 

LeBreton GarieLeBRETON, Garie Joseph  - April 27, 1953 - May 23, 2017

Unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017, Garie passed away peacefully, and joined his beloved partner Kathryn Hinrichs.

Cherished father to Sara (Tom) Hinrichs.

Proud grandfather to Colbey and Camden.

Garie will be deeply missed by his many friends and family.

 

JAMES-JULIEN, Shirley - (November 12, 1943 - May 23, 2017) - 

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 at the age of 73.

Beloved wife of the late Raymond Julien.

Loving mother of Jennifer (Derick Phillip) and Trevor (Janice James).

 

McDONALD, Shirley Maureen (nee Metcalfe) —  Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Beloved wife of David for 63 years.

 

Heard JeanHEARD, Jean Luella (nee White)  - July 19, 1939 to May 22, 2017

We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Jean Luella Heard.

Beloved wife of the late Gordon (2015).

Loving Mother to Jeff (Marla) and Wendy (Ron).

Cherished Nana to Morgan, Taiya and Arabella.

Sister to Ruth Dzigas, Carl, Harold, John, Bruce and predeceased by brothers Wilfred, Fred and Norman.

 

Romanuk HelenROMANUK, Helen (nee Kashulak) - (1927 – 2017) 

Passed away at Hillsdale Estates on Monday, May 22nd, 2017 with her family by her side.

Beloved wife of William (Bill) Romanuk for more than 64 years and much loved mother of Charlene (Sutherland) and Wayne Romanuk and his wife Cheryl.

Loving Grandma to Kevin and Julie Romanuk, and Ryan Sutherland (deceased).

Helen was a dedicated employee of Fairweathers at the Oshawa Centre for more than 30 years and much loved by the shoppers.

 

LOCKYER, Gloria Marie  - Passed away surrounded by love with her family at her residence on Monday 22nd, 2017 in her 71st year.

Glo, beloved wife of Leo.

Loving mother of Lela (Mike).

Predeceased by her daughter Laura (Lee).