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Durham Community Events & Christmas Services



Wishes to Invite You to Our

5th Year Anniversary

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 at 7:00 pm


1289 Keith Ross Drive, Oshawa, ON

Festive Treats and Refreshments to Follow



The Barnes Family

Invites you to share an

Evening of Music & Memories

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Gathering: 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM "Musical Prelude"

7:00 pm Memories with Phil Smith





Community Christmas Memorial Service

Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 2:00 pm

Kingsview United Church

505 Adelaide Avenue East (at Wilson Road North), Oshawa

Dr. Bill Webster

"Helpful Hints for Handling the Holidays"

Please Contact:

McIntosh-Anderson-Kellam Funeral Home at 905-433-5558

by Wednesday, November 28, 2018







FOUNTAIN, Fred  - October 16, 1936November 19, 2018

(Long-time Employee of the Region of Durham Hillsdale Manor)

Peacefully at his residence with his son by his side on Monday, November 19th, 2018, at 82 years of age.

Fred cherished his many friends and will be sadly missed by all.

Mills LorraineMILLS, Lorraine   - Peacefully passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018 surrounded by her family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 76.

Loving wife of Robert Mills.

Cherished mother to James and his wife Tammy.

Proud grandmother to Jessica, Abigail and Brody and great grandmother to Alexys and Karsen.

Pashayan DikranPASHAYAN, Dikran  - Passed away at Markham Stouffville Hospital on Sunday, November 18th, 2018 at the age of 84.

Loving husband of Ofilia for 54 years.

Much loved father of Shant and his wife Heidi, Ara and his wife Sandra, Jack and his wife Sharon and Mary Colomvakos and husband Chris.

Cherished Menz Baba of Dean, Samara, Damian, Ashley, Dylan, Elizabeth, Alexandra and Dorian.

LEWIS, Wallace Lewis  - Peacefully, after a lengthy illness, on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry, at age 88.

Wally Lewis of Agincourt, beloved husband of Shirley (nee Brown) for 49 years.

HAMMOND, Dianne  - Peacefully, with family by her side passed away on Sunday November 18, 2018 at the age of 84.

Predeceased by her loving husband Ken Hammond.


Vasko SteveVASKO, Steve   - Age 96, peacefully passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday, November 18, 2018.

He is survived by his loving wife Anne Vasko (nee Kot), his granddaughter, Kimberly MacLean, great grandsons, Jonathan and David Monsen; as well as brother George (Helen), nephew Joseph Vasko (Cheryl), and nieces Kathleen Vasko, Anne Marie Dietrich (Michael) and Linda Fraser.

Swan MichaelSWAN, Michael Dennis   - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Sunday, November 18th.

Beloved husband for 20 years to his wife Laurie.

‘Speaking words of wisdom’ to all his children.

Incredible father to Michelle (Allan), Michael and Dan. 

Loving step-father to Cheryl, Valerie (Jamie), and Jaclyn (Tony).

SHAW, Veronica  - We are saddened by the recent loss of Isabelle Veronique (Veronica) Shaw – nee deVillers (1926-2018), on Sunday, November 18, 2018.

She passed away peacefully in the early morning in Ballycliffe Nursing Home, at the age of 92. 

Oke RonaldOKE, Ronald Gordon Oke   - June 6, 1935 - November 14, 2018

It is with great sadness that the family of Ronald Gordon Oke announce his sudden passing at his home on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at the age of 83.

Beloved husband of Sally Oke.

Cherished father of Kimberly (Peter Naperstkow), Lloyd (Brenda) (both pre-deceased), Lesley Lindsay (Scott), Darryl (Amber), Derek (Marylynn), Alix Sarnowski (Michael) and Lisa Barton (Franck Jussaume).

DAVEY, Ralph Fraser  - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Saturday November 17, 2018 in his 80th year.

Beloved husband of June (nee Taylor) for 57 years.

Wild GeorgeWILD, George Edward   - Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday November 17, 2018 at the age of 80 years. 

George beloved husband of Noreen. 

Beloved father of Ron and Derek (Heather). 

Cherished grandfather of Damien. 

Liggitt JohnLIGGITT, John Paul (J.P.)  - On Saturday November 17, 2018.

JP loving Dad to Taya.

Passed away at the age of 41.

He leaves behind his mother Donna, father John (deceased) and sisters Cindy (Ken) and Patricia (Terry).

Stevens GarySTEVENS, Gary Frederick  - August 3, 1955November 17, 2018

Unexpectedly on Saturday, November 17th, 2018, at the age of 63.

Predeceased by his parents Arthur Stevens and Barbara Stevens (nee: Johnson).

Predeceased by his brother Wayne.

Survived by his son John, his sister Terri Stevens, nieces Nickole Brant-Glover (Brad) and Lisa Brant.

Perry RichardPERRY, Richard 'Rick'  - Peacefully, at home surrounded by his family on Friday November 16th, 2018 at the age of 62. 

Beloved husband of Coni. 

Loving father of Crystal (Brad), and Amanda (Todd).  Cherished Papa of Bennett, Samuel, and Holden.   

Loving son of John, the late Mae.

Brother of Mike (Ivana), and Susan (Jim). Uncle of Isabella and Max.  

Clough HopeCLOUGH, Hope Angela  - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday November 16th, 2018 at the age of 77 years. 

Hope, beloved mother of Paula (Guy) Tolton and Patrice Clough. 

Dear sister of Aggrey, Evan and Marilia.  

Predeceased by brothers Edmund and Paul.  

Will be missed by family in England.  

POTTER, Florence Viola  - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Whitby on Friday, November 16th, 2018 at the age of 91.

Beloved wife of the late William Potter. Loving mother of Pat Jones (Bill).