(Served in WWII, retired employee of PPG Duplate; long-time member of Northminster United Church and its Men’s Club)
Peacefully at Hillsdale Estates on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, just a day shy of his 90th birthday.
Beloved husband of the late Phyllis.
Loving father of Gayle Black (Dave Brill) and Karen Hould (Dan). Will be sadly missed by his grandchildren: Marsha (Nick Butler), Laura Black, Sheryl Element, Shaun Element (Tannie) and his great grandchildren: Thomas, Eric, Owen and Jeiden.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service at McINTOSH-ANDERSON-KELLAM FUNERAL HOME, 152 King Street East, Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Friday May 16th at 11:00 a.m. with visitation starting at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Oshawa Union Cemetery.
Donations in memory of Ernie may be made to the Humane Society of Durham Region.
Passed away suddenly at home on Tuesday, May 13th,2014, at the age of 63.
Loving husband and best friend of Heather (Hurlock) for 37 years.
Loving Father of his four children, Toni (Brad), Kristine (Brian), Samantha (Justin) and Robbie (Marissa). Proud Poppa of his 8 grandchildren, Georgia, Savannah, Haley, Erika, Katlynn, Mason, Bryce and Sydney and great granddaughter, Aubree.
Bob will also be missed by his sister Linda (Gary) and Debbie (sister in law) and Everett Buntsma.
Fondly remembered and missed by his nieces and nephews and all his close friends and fishing buddies.
Visitation will be held at OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) on Tuesday, May 20th from 6-8 p.m. and on Wednesday, May 21st at 12 noon until time of Service in the Chapel at 1:00 p.m.
Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation will be appreciated by the family.
Peacefully went to be with the Lord at the H.J. McFarland Memorial Home in Picton on Tuesday, May 13, 2014.
Joe Johansen, formerly of Port Perry was in his 89th year. We thank all the Nurses and caregivers from the Home, our “Heaven sent Angels”.
Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God. Matthew 5:8.
Dear son of the late Nels and Maria Johansen (nee Hansen). Pre-deceased by his beloved wife Mary Ellen Johansen (2012). Joe is greatly missed by his heartbroken children and family; daughters, Diana Byrne (Tom) of Courtice, and Maria Smollett (Steve) of Belleville and sons, Edward Johansen (Marg) of Elgin, David Johansen and Joseph Johansen both of Little Brittain.
Missed by his grandchildren; Jason (Sarah), Adam, Matthew, Justin, Christopher (Melissa), Rebekah, Kristyn, Chantalle, Samuel and great-grandson Thatcher Juul Johansen. Pre-deceased by sister Lydia Hill and brothers Peter and Aage Johansen. Also remembered by many nieces, nephews and great nieces and great nephews, cousins and friends.
Joe was a veteran in the Royal Canadian Navy, and member of the Royal Canadian Legion in Oshawa and Port Perry.
Funeral Service will be held at the Cornerstone Church (over the Bay Bridge, then south on Highway 62, Rossmore) on Saturday, May 17th, 2014 at 1:00p.m. The service will be officiated by Pastor Fred Penney from Emmanuel Community Church in Port Perry. Interment to follow in Belleville. Reception following at Cornerstone Church Hall.
Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. 2 Cor. 16-17.
Dad would want us all to be comforted with words from one of his favourite songs....”It is well with my soul!!!.
After a brief illness, Joan passed away with her family by her side on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 in her 77th year.
Joan, beloved wife of Bruce for 54 years. Loving mother of Michael (Shelley) and Christine (John Cho). Proud Grandma of Caelan and Nana of Quinlan.
Dear sister of Bill (Linda) and the late Georgina Nesbitt. Sister in law of Peter (Jacquelene) Ridout. Joan will be lovingly remembered by her cousin Suzie, her aunt Ruth, nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.
Joan was an avid curler, shuffle board player, bingo afficianado and social butterfly.
The family would like to thank the doctor and staff at the Briton House, Toronto for their wonderful care and support. She will be fondly remembered by all who knew her near and far.
Family and friends will be received at MOUNT LAWN RECEPTION CENTRE, 21 Garrard Road, Whitby (North of Hwy 2) 905-443-3376 on Friday, May 16th from 10 am until the time of the Service in the chapel at 11 am.
Passed away peacefully on May 13, 2014 at the age of 81.
Beloved husband to Ann for 61 years. Loving father of Bob (Susan), Pat (Frank), and John (Theresa).
Proud gido of Lindsay, Rheanna, Jennifer, Sarah, Melissa, Amanda, and Laura. Great-gido to Ava, Zachary, Oliver, and Ella. Bill will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by many other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends at the McEACHNIE FUNERAL HOME, 28 Old Kingston Road, Pickering Village, (Ajax), 905 428-8488 on Tuesday, May 20th from 11 a.m. until 12 p.m.
A funeral service will be held in the chapel at 12 p.m. Private interment to follow.
Peacefully at St. Michael's Hospital with her family by her side on Monday, May 12, 2014 at age 69.
Laurie, beloved daughter of Elsie Holmes-Clark and the late Leonard Clark and the late Lawrence and Nina Toutant.
Loving sister of Neil (Linda), Terry (Pat), Kevin, Don, Jim (Toni), Gary (Lynda), Laura (John) and the late Paul and Janet.
Laurie will be lovingly remembered by her many nieces, nephews, family and close friends.
A special thanks to the staff at St. Michael's Hospital and her many friends for their care and support.
Family and friends will be received at MOUNT LAWN RECEPTION CENTRE, 21 Garrard Road, Whitby (North of Hwy 2) 905-443-3376 on Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 1 pm until the time of the Service in the chapel at 2:30 pm. Cremation.
In memory of Laurie, donations to a CHARITY of your choice would be appreciated.
Peacefully and surrounded by family on Monday, May 12, 2014 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa in his 92nd year.
Devoted husband to Antonia (Tina) (nee Petruk) for 67 years. Beloved father of Ron (Irene), and John (Lynda). Proud Dido of Danylo, Jenna and Ella.
Wasyl is predeceased by his three sisters and brother in Ukraine.
Born in the village of Terlo, Ukraine, and left home at the age of 9, he survived through the challenges of communism, WWII, and Displaced Persons Camps to make Canada his home.
Wasyl was a gentle, kind and caring man with a talent for storytelling and a wonderful sense of humour – he always had a joke to tell. He loved to have company for dinner and was always open to a game of cards. He was a contented man whose love of his family and friends was paramount in his life. Wasyl will be missed by his family, friends and all who knew him.
Special thanks Fr. Dmytro Hancharyk, to family physician Dr. E.R. Brankston, Dr. Ngo and the entire staff at Supportive Care 4F.
Passed away unexpectedly, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on May 12, 2014.
Predeceased by his parents Frederick and Ruby, and his brother Errol.
Loving husband of Ria. He will be sadly missed by his sister Darla (David) and family, his daughters Tammy, Jennifer, Lindsay and Mikki, his grandchildren Keysha, DeShawn, Keyon-Dre, Jahlicia and Malachi.
He will be fondly remembered by his great-grandchild London, as well as the rest of his family and friends.
Friends may call for visitation on Wednesday May 21st at ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME(124 King St. E., Oshawa) from 10 - 11am.
Memorial service to be held in the chapel at 11am.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association.
With grace and courage, Eric passed away on May 11th, 2014.
Predeceased by his parents George & Anne, survived by his lovely wife Debra of 30 years, his brother Michael (Elaine), and his sisters Debbie (James) & May Lou (Andy).
He will also be remembered by many other family members and friends.
Quality of life was very important to Eric and even with a diagnosis of pancreatic cancer, Eric with his wife continued to travel and enjoy what each day would bring. His career included radio announcer, radio engineer, chief/broadcast engineer and computer specialist. Eric was brilliant, he loved books and music and his knowledge of any subject matter was phenomenal.
He could solve any problem be it technical and/or mechanical. He could design, build and repair anything. In other words, Eric was a master of all trades and he will be missed by all who knew him well.
Visitation will be held at W.C. TOWN FUNERAL CHAPEL, 110 Dundas Street East, Whitby on May 15th 2014 from 11am – 12pm followed by a memorial service at 12pm.