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Gillard GeorgeGILLARD, George    - July 29, 1934 – January 2, 2019

George Gillard passed away peacefully on January 2nd.

He will be greatly missed by his family and leaves behind his wife, Bella who was his best friend and life partner for 57 years, his two daughters (Deborah and Lynda) and four grandchildren (Michael, Nicholas, Samantha, Ryan). 

LEWIS, Gordon Ambrose  - Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by the love of his family near and far, on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 in his 91st year.

Loving husband to the late Lois and beloved father to Stephen (Sherry), Kathy (Rick), Darlene (Steve) and Glenn (Shelley).


Boake HelenBOAKE, Helen (Deverell) - Passed away peacefully at Haliburton Extendicare on January 2, 2019.

Beloved wife of the late Homer Boake.

Loving mother of Catherine (Haliburton) and Marilyn (Ottawa).

Dear sister-in-law of Thelma Devine, and Ken and Mary Boake, all of Lindsay.

Daughter of the late Robert and Daisy Deverell.


LAILEY, Phyllis  – Passed away peacefully on January 1, 2019.

Beloved wife of the late John “Jack”.

Loving mother to Grant (Victoria), Paul (Janet), the late Bruce (Marion), and Mary (the late Marc).

QUANDUK, Cyril Quanduk  - Peacefully, on January 1, 2019 at Port Perry Place at the age of 85.

Bo Quanduk, beloved husband of the late Shirley (nee McCurry).

Van Borrendam PetronellaVAN BORRENDAM, Petronella Allegonda Marie   - Died on January 1, 2019 in Bowmanville  at 97 years old.  

She was predeased by her husband Eric van Borrendam and her eldest son Hans van Borrendam.

Survived by her daughter Eveline Eilert, her son Wim van Borrendam (Aileen) her grandchildren Kevin van Borrendam (Joanne) Lisa van Borrendam (Serge), Christina Harris (Raymond), Scott Eilert  (Katherine), Corinna Elliott (Brock), and great grandchildren, Makenna, Nathan, Ireland, Ava and Easton.

Demare HeinzDEMARE, Heinz  - Peacefully surrounded by family at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Tuesday January 1, 2019.

Heinz, in his 89th year.

Loving husband of the late Marjorie (Ginn).

Beloved father of Susan (Paul) Locke and Robert (Edita) Demare.

Cherished grandfather of Jason (Jessyca), Katie and Sebastian. Predeceased by parents Heinrich and Margarete and brother Klaus Demare.

FEGAN, Patrick "Patsy"   - Passed away peacefully on January 1, 2019.

Beloved husband of Frances.

Brother to Malachy, Bernadette and John.

Mitchell Pineo MargaretMITCHELL-PINEO, Margaret   - Peacefully in her 96th year, as the New Year rang in, Margaret, surrounded by her loved ones, completed her adventurous journey with the dignity and grace that embraced her life. She was predeceased by her husband Allin Mitchell (1973) and later in life, Lloyd Pineo (1988).

She will be missed by her son, Doug Mitchell (Rosemary) and daughter, Juli Wheler (Bruce) and her four grandchildren, Jon Mitchell (Lindsay), David Mitchell (Ellen), Amy Wheler (Sam) and Katie Wheler (Ryan).

MELVILLE, Maureen Ann  - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Maureen Melville, peacefully at home on January 1st, 2019.

Beloved wife of John (Matt) Melville.


Hunt MarionHUNT, Marion Ruth (nee PAISLEY)   - Passed away at Taunton Mills Retirement Home in Whitby on December 30, 2018, at the age of 96.

Predeceased by her loving husband Tom (2004).

Marion and Tom enjoyed 61 years together.

Marion will be sadly missed by her children Steve (Helen), Bruce (Shelley), Doug (Chantal) and Gary (Shelley).

Proud gramma of Laura, Lindsay, Kailey, Quenton, Taylor, Kristen, Denise and Austin.


Molson JamesMOLSON, James Allen - (1982 - 2019) - 

Passed away suddenly, unexpectedly but peacefully, on December 31, 2018.

Unwaveringly devoted husband of Sara for 17 years. Perfectly loved and adored Dad of Luke, Mark, John and Mary.

First born son of Jeff and Julie. Wise older brother of Matt (Tracy), Scott (Tara), Brent (Jess), and predeceased by his infant sister Kaitlyn.

Fun-loving uncle of Cyrus, Sabrina, Stevie, Bruce, Clara and baby-to-be. Cherished grandson of Diane Smith.

Laugllin CaroleLAUGHLIN, Carole (Remego)  - (September 4, 1936December 31, 2018) - 

Passed away peacefully on Monday, December 31st, 2018 in her 83rd year.

Dearly beloved wife of Tom.

Loving mother of Tammy (Ron), Terri, Janna (Rob) and Tommy (Jennifer).

Cherished "Granny" of Christopher (Jessica), Jillian (Phil), Haley, and "Great Granny" of Jack.

Lafrance LucilleLAFRANCE, Lucille  - February 20, 1933December 31, 2018

Heaven has called His angel Lucille home.

She peacefully passed at her home on December 31st, 2018.

Beloved wife of the late Paul of 38 years.

Loving mother of Robert (the late Debbie), Janette (Freeman), Denise (Steve), Louise (Gary), Dan, Angela and the late Michael (Sheila) and Peter.

Mother-in-law to Lea.

SKELCHER, Charlie  - Passed away suddenly with family by his side, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Monday December 31, 2018, at the age of 63.

Sweetheart of Sandra for 50 years.

Baks DonnaBAKS, Donna  - (Long time employee of the Region of Durham - Hillsdale Terraces).

Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family at Lakeridge Health Hospital, Oshawa on Monday December 31, 2018 at the age of 53.

Beloved wife of Terry and devoted mother to Brandon and Brianna.

Daughter of Betty Wilson and the late William (Bill) Spencer.

Dear sister to Nancy Spencer and the late Terry Spencer.