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Const CostelloConst Burns


With the sudden and tragic deaths of
Frederiction, New Brunswick police officers

Const. Robb Costello and Const. Sara Burns

The public is invited to sign a guest book of condolence at
21 Garrard Rd., Whitby,
Daily from 9 am – 5 p.m. until Monday, August 20, 2018
When the book will be forwarded to
The Chief of the
Fredericton Police Force



Roach MaryROACH, Mary Roach  - (November 16, 1919 - September 30, 2017) -

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our dear mother Mary. She died peacefully at home in the presence of her loving family.

Mom was devoted to her faith and was a long-standing member of the Catholic Women's League for over 75 years.

She was predeceased by her Husband Ambrose, her sons Willie (Judy), Ron (Shirley) and her daughter Linda. She will be sadly missed by her children Garry (Nancy), Bev (John), Shirley (Chris), Charlie (Diane), Gord (Tina) and the love of her life, Patches.


Langlois MaryLANGLOIS, Mary Ruth (née Hodgson) – At the age of 90 years.

It is with deep sadness we announce her passing at Winbourne Park LTC in Ajax, Ontario on September 30, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Gregory.

Much loved mother of the late Ronald Gregory.

Predeceased by her parents, Lila and Wesley Hodgson. Dear sister of the late Jean Kay (Earl) and the late Marjorie Corris (Clarence).


McGhee JamesMcGHEE, James "Jim"  - (March 24, 1942 – September 30, 2017)  - 

Passed away at his home, surrounded by his family, on Saturday, September 30, 2017.

Beloved husband of Florence (nee McCoubrey).

He will be dearly missed by his children; Kim (Mark Lippincott and son, Aaron) and Pam (Scott) Coleman.

Loved grandpa of granddaughters Bailey and Casey Coleman.


Albin CharlesALBIN, Charles Albin  - Peacefully after a short illness, surrounded by family, at Belleville General Hospital, on Saturday September 30, 2017 at the age of 93.

Beloved husband of 61 years to Lorraine (nee Quackenbush).

Loving Dad of Don (Sally), Dan, Patty (Cam) Milliken, and Kevin.

Loved Poppi of Brandon, Amanda (Rob), Chris, Richard, Brett, Lauren, Sabrina, Sarah, and great-Poppi of Ronan, Nash, and Cohen.


Lawson GailLAWSON, Gail  – With family by her side, Gail Lawson passed away on September 30, 2017 at the age of 61.

Gail is survived by her children Amanda (Joel) and Shawn (Denise).

Cherished baba to Liam. Loving sister to Tommy (Winnie) and the late Garry (Nina).

Predeceased by her parents Ted and Mary Babiarz.

She will be deeply missed by her many friends and family.


Kearnan FrancesKEARNAN, Frances Helena - (October 11, 1919 – September 29, 2017) -

Peacefully in her 98th year at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, Frances was surrounded by her precious, loving family.

Dearly loved wife of the late Earl Kearnan (1982).

Loving mother of Carl (Marlene), Tom, Jim, Susan Fraser (John) Linda Farr (Brent), Bob (Catherine). 

Predeceased by her daughters-in-law Donna, Nancy and Lucille.

Fondly remembered by her daughter-in-law Joyce.


Black RobbinBLACK, Robbin  - Passed away peacefully, on Friday September 29, 2017, at Princess Margaret Hospital, surrounded by her family.

She lost her battle with ovarian cancer, after a long and courageous fight.

Loving wife of Terry.

Forever beloved mother of Travis, Darren, Nicole and Michelle.

Dear grandma to Autumn, Maverick and Ty.

She will live on forever in our hearts.


PITTS, Dr. Morley Edward  - February 21, 1945 - September 29, 2017

It is with broken hearts that we share the loss of our treasured Morley at Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay, on September 29, 2017, after a hard-fought, courageous battle with leukemia.


BUTLER, Elspeth - passed away at Oak Terrace Orillia, on Friday, September 29, 2017 at the age of 94 years.

Elspeth (Jewett) Butler was the beloved wife of the late James Edward Butler (2015).

Cherished mom loved by daughter Sue Butler.


STEPHENSON, Violet  - Passed peacefully with family by her side on Friday, September 29th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 79.

Beloved wife to John Stephenson for 60 years.

Cherished mother to Greg (Robin) and Gary (Kathy). Much loved gran to Kyle, Grant, Brian and Jake.


Courneya CharlieCOURNEYA, Charlie Jacob  - 8/13/2017 - 9/29/2017

Passed away peacefully at Sunnybrook Hospital on September 29, 2017 in the arms of his loving parents, Jenn Harding and Adam Courneya.

Charlie will be sadly missed by his big brother Hayden, grandparents Nadine and Dave Slater and June and Ron Carey, aunts Sherry, Lisa, and Trista, and uncles Cody, Cameron, and Colin.

A special thank-you to friends, family and the Sunnybrook NICU team for their support and care over the past 7 weeks.


Chiasson MarcelCHIASSON, Marcel  - (May 26, 1954 - September 28, 2017) - 

Passed away peacefully in his sleep at his home, surrounded by his family on Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at the age of 63.

Beloved husband of Nicole. Loving father of Marc (Danielle) and Luc (Melanie).

Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Annabelle, Nicholas and Harland.

Loved son of Rolande Chiasson and the late Gerard. Dear brother of Linda, Raymond, Claude, Denise, Lorraine and Gerry. Brother-in-law of Huguette, Real, Rene and Yvon.


HOBBS, Sara Hobbs  - Peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Port Perry Place, at age 82.

Sadie (nee Docherty), beloved wife of Keith Hobbs of Port Perry.

Loving mother of Kevin Hobbs and his wife Monica of St. Catherines, Andrea and her husband Rick Thomas of Newtonville, and Ian Hobbs and Sheryl of Aurora.


Weber HanneloreWEBER, Hannelore - Left this world on September 27, 2017 after a short, but courageous battle with cancer.

Hannelore leaves behind her devoted husband Andrew of 60 years of marriage.

Her children Sue(Stephen), Marianne (Gary), Barbara (Mike), Margaret (Brent), Mike (Kerri), and the late Andrew.

Hannelore was the adored Oma to Kristen (Ryan), Scott, Austin, Ally, Jessica, Garett, Lauren, Julia, Mariah, Sarah, Abigail, Emily, Alex, Aidan and Zoe.


Cameron BerylCAMERON, Beryl Constance - Sadly we lost a great lady today. Beryl C. Cameron passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday September 27th, 2017 at the age of 80.

Survived by her husband James Cameron.

Loving mother of Jamie McNeil and his wife Lynn, Peter McNeil and his wife Linda, Jeff McNeil, Mark McNeil and his wife Pat, Jacquie Burke and her husband Bob, Christine McNeil and her partner Keith and Suzanne Crease and her husband Mark.


Thornton DianeTHORNTON, Diane Christine - After a brief illness, Diane passed away at Mount Sinai Hospital on Wednesday, September 27th, 2017.

Beloved wife and best friend of Robin Thornton.

Daughter of the late Claire & Leo Blodgett and loved daughter in law of Ray & the late Winnifred Thornton.

Diane was predeceased by her siblings, but will be sadly missed by Robin’s family: Carol (Jim) McGrath, Bud (Liz) Thornton, Faye (Ralph) Harrison, Ray (Jean) Thornton, Lu (Fred) Sass, Mike (JoAnne) Thornton, Penny (Clay) Harnum, Mark (Heather) Thornton, Fern (Terry) Dunn, Tony Payne and Linda Thornton.