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Thursday, March 28th,  2PM & 7PM

2638 Steeles Ave., East, Brampton ON, L1T 4L7


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Dinner or Lunch Seminar


Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - Dinner: 6:30 pm, Seminar: 7:00 pm
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - Dinner: 6:30 pm, Seminar: 7:00 pm
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - Lunch: 11:30 am, Seminar: 12:00 Noon

1289 Keith Ross Dr., Oshawa ON





KINGYENS, Yvonne Margaret - It is with immense sadness that we announce that Yvonne passed away suddenly at home in Whitby on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in her 72nd year.

After some health issues over the past few years, she had been strong and doing well, just having gone on a lovely family vacation, and her passing was unexpected.

Born in Belleville, Yvonne grew up in Batawa and Trenton, with a few years of family life spent also in Montreal.

BRETHOUR, Gregory John Switzer Brethour  - Peacefully, after a lengthy battle with cancer surrounded by family and friends at his home on Wednesday, March 6th, 2019, at age 26.

Gregory Brethour, loving son of Joe Klenovec and Brenda Brethour.

Weales RuthWEALES, Ruth Marie - (Organist at Calvary Baptist Church for 74 years)

Ruth (née Skinner), at the age of 86, went home to glory and to be face to face with Jesus.

Although she will be greatly missed in our fellowship and in our family, we look forward to the day when we see her again.

Dearly beloved wife of Don for 51 years.

Chalmers AgnesCHALMERS, Agnes (“Nessie”) George  - Suddenly but peacefully, Agnes George Chalmers went “home” to be with her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ and reunited with her beloved husband, Ian.

She was born in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland on July 3rd, 1924.

She died on Tuesday March 5, 2019 at Hillsdale Terraces, her home for the last seven years.

Agnes was in her 95th year.


Morden AllanMORDEN, Alan Emerson  -  December 10th, 1940 - March 5th, 2019

Peacefully passed away at home on March 5, 2019.

He leaves behind his beloved wife Valerie, sons, Chris and Kenny and Daughter-in-law, Jaclyn.

Cherished grandfather to Keira, Addison, Liam and Lexi.

Loving brother to Donna, Judy (Fred), Pamela (Rick), Cheryl (Don) and Barry (Joyce).


Knapp GaynollKNAPP, Gaynoll Lillian (nee Burton)  -  December 25, 1939 – March 5, 2019

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Gaynoll (Gay) Lillian Knapp (nee Burton), in her 80th year, surrounded by family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on March 5th, 2019.

Beloved wife of 59 years to Herbert.

Loving mother of Catherine and Andrew Laudenbach, Jennifer and Philip Brown, and Kimberly Knapp and Ryan McDonnell.


Mowat DonaldMOWAT, Donald James “Don”  –  Peacefully surrounded by his family at his home on March 5th 2019 at the age of 54.

Beloved son of Leroy and Gail Mowat.

Cherished brother of Mike Mowat and his wife Cathy.

Loving uncle of Brandon, Jacqueline and Ryan. Beloved nephew, cousin and dear friend to many.

He will be fondly remembered by Anne-Marie and his friends in Banff.

Proctor FernPROCTOR, Fern Mary Melinda (nee Hess)  - In her 90th Year, passed away peacefully with family at her side on March 5, 2019 at Point Grey Private Hospital, Vancouver, BC.

My Mother shall be rememberedfor her infectious smile.

A true Taurus, Mom was uncompromisingly strong, principled, creative, a bit of a prankster, and, most of all, incredibly caring to those around her.

Mom was born on May 16, 1929 at South Mountain, ON to Lyman and Vera (Colborne) Hess. Sister to the late Henry (Eileen), Orman (Patricia), Ivan (Norma), Jessie Lavender, and George (Marlene) and survived by sister Lilah (Joseph Drew). Predeceased by her loving husband of 50 years, William Purvis Proctor.


Presta GaylePRESTA, Gayle Marie (nee Smith)  - December 14, 1941 -  March 5, 2019

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Gayle Marie Presta (nee Smith) on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa; peacefully with her family by her side at the age of 77.

Loving mother of Ron, Chris (Julie), Cassandra and Kate-Lynn.

Proud grandmother of Christopher Jr. and Kirsten. Dear sister of Herb, Larry, Ken, Penny, Jackie, Lea and their families.

Furs IlonaFURS, Ilona Ingeborg  - Peacefully at home with family by her side on February 23rd, 2019 in her 91st year.  

Beloved wife of Lionel Furs. 

Loving mother of Kenneth (Christine) of Hamilton and Glenn (Jennifer) of California. 

Dear grandmother of Lauren (Chance) and Grant. 

Great-grandmother of Ashlynn and Adison. Lovingly remembered by her sister Eva Böhme and family. 

Smith RobertSMITH, Robert “Bobby” J.  - Peacefully at home with friends by his side on Monday, March 4th, 2019 in his 50th year.

Beloved son of the late Linda and James Smith.

Bobby will be missed by family and friends.

The Ivany family would like to say a special thank you to Oshawa and Clarington Association for Community Living for the many years of care and support for both Bobby and family.

A special thank you to doctors, nurses and care workers for their compassionate care.


Sharpe ElizabethSHARPE, Elizabeth “Bette” –  It is with deep sorrow that we announce that our matriarch, Elizabeth Sharpe (née Atkin) passed on March 4th 2019.

She is predeceased by her loving husband David and two sons John (Nancy) and Brian.

Bette was born on September 22nd 1923 in Leamington, Ontario.

She lived a life full of immeasurable love for her family who equally adored her.

Bette will be sadly missed by her two loving daughters Joanne and Nancy (Richard) and her adoring grandchildren Ian, David (Leah) and Kevin.

CUTBERTSON, Douglas  - Suddenly passed away on Monday March 4, 2019 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville at the age of 69.

Beloved husband of Charlotte.

STEPHENSON, Stynie  - Passed peacefully after a short battle with cancer with family by her side on Monday March 4th, 2019 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Beloved Wife for 53 years to the late Cecil Sr. Stephenson.

WISEMAN, Jane (Treacy)  - Age 61 passed away peacefully in her sleep on Monday, March 4th, 2019.

Jane was born September 12, 1957 in Tweed, Ontario.

HECTOR, Kimberley  - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Kim Hector on Monday, March 4th 2019.

Kim passed away peacefully surrounded by her devoted husband Rich, her children Amy and Brian and her mother Joan.

KING, Roseanna  - At Muskoka Shores Care Community, Gravenhurst, on Monday March 4, 2019.

Roseanna was the loving wife of the late Anthony King (2016).

GENEAU, Joanne (nee: Demille)  - Passed peacefully with family by her side at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Monday March 4th, 2019 in her 61st year.

Beloved daughter of the late Harold and Agnes DeMille.

Rortz MervynROTZ, Mervyn Arthur Passed away peacefully with his loved ones’ present, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday March 3rd, 2019, at the age of 90.

Loving husband of Mildred (nee Derbyshire) for 61 years.

Much loved dad of Alan and his wife Cindy of Brooklin, and Paul (Greg) of Toronto.

Grandfather of Bryan and his wife Cindy, Ashley, Brendan and his partner Liz.

Great-Grandfather of Jack, Ashton, Amya and Kenneth.