Peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 in his 91st year.
Predeceased by his wife Mary.
Loving father of Allan (Susan), late Bruce (Joyce) and Paul. Grandfather of Lorianne (Brian), Christopher (Karena), Carissa (Rob), Deanna, Stephanie (Shawn), Patrick, Mary-Anne and Michael (Amy). Great grandfather of Brady, Collin, Martina, Helena, Lucas, Greyson, Eric and Nicole. Special father of Chris Stratton and Grandfather to Erin and Scott Stratton.
Predeceased by his sister Eileen, brothers Harold, Emmerson and John. Dad will be remembered by his many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held at OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West, (905-721-1234) on Friday, August 29th, from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m. Prayers will be held at 7:45 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial to be held at St. Gregory the Great Roman Catholic Church, (194 Simcoe Street N.)on Saturday, August 30th, at 10:30 a.m. Interment at St. Gregory’s Cemetery.
Memorial donations to Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family.
Passed away at Fairview Lodge – Whitby on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at the age of 92.
Predeceased by her husbands Bill Nott and John Kent.
Loving mother of Phil (Sharon) Nott and step-mother of Janet Kent and Louise Ehrkamp, and second son Gary Lilley and family. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Phil Nott (Krista), Bill Nott (DeeDee), Tina Nott, John & Emily Ehrkamp and her great-grandchildren Lola, Gloria, Zach and Jacob.
Predeceased by her sisters and brothers, Cassie (Pat) Chappell, Bronwen (Bob) Andrews, Megan (Mac) MacKay, Jeoffrey (Agnes) Hughes and John (Dorris) Hughes.
Sarah will be greatly missed by several nieces and nephews.
Sarah’s family wishes to extend heartfelt thanks to the staff at Fairview Lodge for their exceptional care and compassion.
Resting at the OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) where family will receive friends on Saturday, September 20th from 11:00 a.m. until time of Celebration of Life in the Chapel at 12:30 p.m.
Memorial donations to ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) would be appreciated by the family.
Beloved and devoted husband and best friend of Irene (Brownlee) of 66 years.
Precious and loving father of Wendy (Barry) Miller, the late Paul (2012), Debra (Allen) Stableford, Kelly King and Randy King. Adored daddy of his feline babies Tommy and Willy.
Dear grandfather of Amy, Rachel, Jennifer and Michelle. Great-grandfather of three.
Survived by his favourite sister in law Hazel.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Epilepsy Canada (2255B Queen St E, Suite 336 Toronto, ON, M4E 1G3) or The Oshawa Animal Shelter-Pet Adoption (919 Farewell Street South Oshawa, Ontario L1H 6N8....1-800-667-4292), to honour his love for animals.
Special Thanks to Michelle Acorn and her compassionate and dedicated angels at Lakeridge Health Whitby.
After 94 well-lived years, Rebecca passed from our world leaving a wake of inspiration in her place.
For all who knew her there were lessons to be taken on how to stay physically, mentally, and socially fit. She strived to learn something new each day, taking up hobbies as she went through life.
Rebecca was a creative and skilled seamstress who taught for the Singer sewing company. She was a wine maker, farmer, inventive cook, dog trainer and breeder, knitter, skater, skier, swimmer, yoga practitioner, bridge player, organic gardener, and in her last decade, computer user. She encouraged everyone she knew to excel in what they did.
Predeceased by her husband Neil and siblings James Palmer, Elinor Bartlett and Ruth McKay. Rebecca will be missed and lovingly remembered by her many relatives and friends.
Our thanks are extended to all the wonderful people who work and volunteer at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital.
In keeping with Rebecca’s wishes, there will be no funeral. Cremation has taken place.
If you wish to make a memorial gesture, please consider a donation to the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital Foundation, The Uxbridge-Scugog Animal Control Centre or the New Animal Shelter for Uxbridge-Scugog.
It is with much sadness that we announce Al’s passing on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at the age of 74.
Born in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, U.S.A on April 20th, 1940. Al attended Maryland State College in Baltimore and was an integral part of the championship wins. His discus throw earned him the NCAA national champion honours with a toss of 173 feet, 4 inches.
In January of this year, Al was inducted into the Hall of Fame, Class Umes. His accomplishments in athletics at his University were considered truly worthy of this honour. Al starred in basketball for four seasons, and was the team captain in his senior year. He would go on to play professional ball. Al was the sixth pick of the sixth round of a draft that saw only 84 players, and played a stint with the Hartford Capitals.
Al leaves his devoted wife Vera, his two step-children, Leanne and Ian and his two grandchildren Talia and Jackson.
Memorial Service will be held in Uxbridge, on Saturday, September 6th.
If desired, donations made to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Passed away peacefully in his 91st year on August 27, 2014 at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington, Ontario.
Devoted husband of 59 years of Betty (deceased). Loving father to Michael (Kathryn), Liz (Roger), Tony (Judy). Proud “Papa” to Lesley-Ann (Dan), Andrew (Pam), Dave, Dana (Dennis). Adoring “Great-Papa” to Julian, Ella, Aidan, Lily. Survived by his dear sister in England, Kath.
Lionel proudly served in the Royal Air Force during WWII. He married Betty in 1944 and in 1957 emigrated to Canada. In 1958, Lionel moved his family to Ajax, Ontario, where he became a well-respected member of the community during his 52 year residency.
Lionel had a special love for his garden, built dollhouses for his granddaughters and Ajax Hospital Auxilliary, was active in his church, the Canadian Legion and served as a volunteer at the Ajax Hospital for 8 years.
Arrangements out of Waterdown. A private family interment service will take place later this month.
His family is grateful to Veterans Affairs Canada, the staff at Delmanor Glen Abbey, Oakville, La Salle, Burlington, and Joseph Brant Hospital Palliative Ward for the tremendous support and care provided to Lionel in his final years.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
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Passed away peacefully, on August 26, 2014 Lakeridge Health – Oshawa surrounded by his loving family and friends at the age of 42, after a brief but courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.
Loving husband of Tracy. Father of Meghan, Zakk and Rodney (Courtney).
Adored son of Mary Findlay (late Jimmy). Loving brother of Danny Condie (Sam), Michelle Silva (Aldous) and Jennifer Terrill (John). Brother-in-law of Tammy Phillips (Reg), Francine Campbell and James Campbell, son-in-law of Susan Daniel.
AJ will be missed by business partner and cousin Frank (Lynda), his longtime friends Don and Elaine Barley as well as by friend and neighbour Ted Babut and the girls. AJ will be also missed by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Those who knew AJ will remember him for his sarcastic humour, love of music, coaching soccer, his motorcycle and spending time at the "Tin Palace." His courageous spirit will live on in those he has left behind and he will be dearly missed.
The family would like to extend its sincere gratitude to the caring and compassionate nursing staff of 4F at Lakeridge Health – Oshawa for taking such good care of AJ and his family.
Visitation will be held at OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) on Friday, August 29th from 1 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m.
Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday, August 30th at 11:00 a.m.
Donations will be gratefully accepted for Pancreatic Cancer Canada or a Trust Fund for Meghan through TD Bank.
Graduating class of 1956 of the former Port Arthur General Hospital and RN at the former Oshawa General Hospital
Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg, Ontario on Sunday, August 24, 2014 in her 83rd year, Joan was called home to be with the Lord!
Beloved wife of the late Ernest H. White.
Loving and steadfast Mom to Jeffrey White (Natalie), the late Judy (Wayne Smith), Nancy (Keith Kayel), Carol (Edward Ottink) and William White. Dear Grandmother that will be missed by Laurie (John), Brandon (Luz), Leanne, Ashley, Megan (Sean), Kyle (Annelise), Aaron, Dylan, Kimberlyn, Sarah, Hope and Carter. She was predeceased by her parents, Magistrate Percival Thomas and Mrs. Edith Hake, her sister Lois (Charles) Haviland and her in laws Majors Fredrick and Bertha White of the Salvation Army.
She was also predeceased by her son-in-law Gary Smith. Joan will be missed by Charlene Haviland (niece), many other nieces, nephews, close family friends and nursing classmates.
Age 93 years. Died at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville in the early morning of August 25, 2014.
Her family is saddened, but relieved that she is now free of pain. Molly spent the last ten weeks of her life under the excellent care of the medical staff in the Bowmanville Hospital.
Mom’s desire was to live independently for her entire life, and she was fortunate enough to have accomplished that dream until the past few months. Our heartfelt thanks to those who provided much love and comfort by spending many hours at mom’s bedside during her difficult last weeks.
Molly was born on February 3, 1921 in Niagara Falls, Ontario and was preceded in death by her husband George in 1983, parents Duncan & Helen White and sisters Peggy and Betty.
Survivors include her daughters Marcella and Gail (Randy). Also survived by grandchildren Rachel, Liam, Luke (Lindsay), Duncan (Christine), Lauren (Jeff), and all their families, including seven great grandchildren Mason, McKenna, Mara, Morgan; Keegan; Grace & Levi. She also leaves behind nieces, nephews and friends.
Cremation has taken place and burial will occur later in September in Thorold at Lakeview Cemetery.
There will be a Celebration of Life at the Porter Farm (Luke & Lindsay’s) at 92 6th Line, Fraserville (just south of Peterborough, east off of Hwy 28) on Sunday September 28 from 2 – 4 pm. Please join Molly’s family and friends to share in our collective memories.
In lieu of flowers, donations to St. John’s Anglican Church, Bowmanville or a CHARITY of your choice would be appreciated, and may be done throughNORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME 53 Division St. N., Bowmanville, with whom arrangements are entrusted.
Please call (905) 914-0216 or email Lakeview@bmts.com for directions and information regarding the Celebration of Life for Molly.
Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday, August 25th, 2014.
Beloved wife of the late Clifford Roy Davidson.
Loving mother of Pamela Sygo (Gerhard) and James Davidson. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Tim Foster, Leslie Foster (Craig Knight), Jenny Sygo (David Kennedy) and great grandchildren Justin Foster, Ben and Ryan Kennedy.
Dear sister of Katherine Hamm, John Hamm, Bill Hamm, Erna Hamm, and predeceased by brother Peter Hamm and sister Margaret Friesen.
At Nettie’s request there will be no funeral service.
In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to the CNIB in memory of Nettie.
(Active member of St. Gertrude’s CWL for 53 years, President 1975-1977 and Regional Chair 1979-1981; Facilitated RCIA program and sponsored many candidates; Secretary with the Durham Catholic District School Board)
Peacefully at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa, on Wednesday, August 20th, 2014, at the age of 88.
Loving sister of Helena Boehm and predeceased by brother-in-law Al. Beloved wife of the late John Poltz and the late Albert Kuhnen.
Predeceased by son John Jr. Cherished aunt of Anita Boehm (Siebe Kamstra), Lisa Boehm and Tanya Boehm (Michael Ploughman). Treasured great-aunt of Adelynn, Marlow, Charlotte and Morgan.
Fran will be sorely missed by extended family and many friends.
Relatives and friends may call at McINTOSH-ANDERSON-KELLAM FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King Street East, Oshawa on Friday, August 29th from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Prayers at 8:30 p.m.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. GERTRUDE’S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 690 King Street East, Oshawa on Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. Interment Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, 355 Taunton Road East, Whitby.
Donations made in memory of Fran to POGO.CA (Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario) for children’s cancer research Canadian would be appreciated.
Passed away quietly on August 25th, 2014 in her 97th year.
Devoted wife of Louis for over 62 years. Loving mother of Ronald (Margaret) and beloved grandmother of Robert and Melissa. Tilly was born in Monaghan, County Monaghan, Ireland and emigrated to Canada with her new husband in 1951.
While in Ireland, Tilly worked as the Principal in the office of W.A. McCaldin's Ltd. After arriving in Canada, she briefly worked at the Weston Area until the birth of their son, (Ronald) and became a stay-at-home mom.
The family wishes to thank Dr. S. Ruparelia and Eithne, the health professionals of 7C Lakeridge Health Oshawa, and the wonderful caring staff at the Port Hope Community Nursing Home for her excellent care over the past few years. Generous, kind support has been extended to Tilly by the Smith and Davis families.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer's Society, Centennial-Albert United Church or a CHARITY of your choice would be greatly appreciated.
Visitation will commence at 1:30 on Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at the MOUNT LAWN RECEPTION CENTRE, 21 Garrard Rd., Whitby with a service at 2:30 followed by interment at the same location.
Dave was born in Toronto, Ontario on January 12, 1944. He attended New Toronto High School and began his working career as a draftsman. He moved into manufacturing and worked as a purchaser for Jacuzzi, then for Stanley. Finally he entered into a partnership to set up Steelwood Doors and served as Vice President of Manufacturing until his retirement in 2002.
Dave enjoyed drawing, designing and building whimsical gifts, renovating, maintaining the grounds of his property, and collecting and restoring antiques. Every project he completed with his own special blend of creativity and attention to detail. He appreciated music, architecture, art, woodcarving, stand-up comedy, "rat rods", fine cuisine, and a good bottle of wine. He also loved a succession of Irish Wolfhounds.
David was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in December 2012 and spent the next twenty months fighting it in every way he could. During this time he bought a "rat rod" and helped to direct its rebuilding, then discovered "Steampunk" and began designing and building industrial-style lamps. He led everyone who loved him throughout the journey with optimism and bravery. Dave had a true heart and loved unconditionally.
Dave is survived by his wife, Ann (nee Webb), first wife, Sandra (nee Sills), children: Julie, Aimee, Maggie (Lee), Lee (Mel), Connal (Jen) and Quinn, sisters: Tina (Ray) and Gina (Glen), and brother, Jerry (Pat). He also leaves behind neices Grace, Lindsay and Bonnie and nephews Galen, Gideon and Connor. Dave was predeceased by his mother Inez (nee Ongaro) and father, Guiseppe (Joe).
Invitations will be sent for a private memorial gathering to be held sometime in September.
Memorial donations may be made in Dave's name to the Irish Wolfhound Club of Canada Rescue or the Princess Margaret Hospital.
Gone to be with his Lord on Sunday, August 24, 2014, at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa.
Paul at the age of 64.
Devoted husband of Sheila (née Gregg) for 38 years. Loving father of Jennifer, Crystal and husband Brian Holman, Daniel and wife Victoria, and Julie. Wonderful Grampie to Jacob, Nicolas and Isabel. Dear brother of Helene Kingsley, Milan Bozic, Francine Marshman and predeceased by twin brother Alex. Fondly remembered by sister-in-law Nancy Bozic, many nieces and nephews, and the Bozic and Gregg families.
Relatives and friends may call at CROSSPOINT CHURCH, formerly United Pentecostal Church, 700 Ritson Road North (at Rossland Road East) on Wednesday from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. Visitation will continue on Thursday, August 28, 2014 from 10:00 am until time of service at 11:00 am.
Donations made in memory of Paul to Crosspoint Church would be appreciated and may be made through McINTOSH-ANDERSON-KELLAM FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King Street East, Oshawa (905-433-5558).