Burns PeterBURNS, Peter Kirley - While surrounded by his loving family, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, July 20, 2017 in his 87th year.

Peter was retired from Oshawa Public Utilities from his position as Director of Line Operations.

Son of the late Leo and Ursula Burns, formerly of Lindsay, Ontario. Beloved spouse and dance partner of Wilma Hyland and predeceased by his wife Alma Marie Staples (2002).

Proud father of Anne Marie LeVon (Mike), Leo (Thuy Nguyen) and Anthony (Heidi).


Brown PatriciaBROWN, Patricia Joan (nee Bridger)   - March 3, 1933  –  July 20, 2017

Died peacefully at Providence Heathcare on July 20, 2017 in her 85 th year.

Loving mother to Stephen (Christine) and Gregory (Saara Chetner).

Pat will be missed by her grandchildren Stephanie, Eric, Austin and Tommy.

Also survived by siblings Lorraine (John) Morgester, Bruce (Margaret), Brian (predeceased) sister-in law Charlene, Sharon (Michael) Baker, Wayne (Dianne).

Cherished Aunt to many nieces and nephews.


COLLINS, Peter Stephen  - January 20, 1949 - July 20, 2017

Peacefully passed at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Thursday July 20th, 2017 at the age of 68.

Beloved husband of the late Judith.


SMITH, Virginia Churchill   - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on July 20, 2017 at Lakeridge Hospital in Oshawa in her 94th year.

Predeceased by her husband William John Smith (Jack).


CASTEL-VANDERBURGH, Jane Ellen (nee Faris) - Of Haliburton, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 20, 2017, at the age of 84.

She will be missed by her husband of 30 years, Clarence Raymond Vanderburgh.

Mother to Chris (Dawn), Maria (Thomas) and Marc (Gillian) and step-mother to Anthony (Leslie), Daryl (Linda), Adam (Michele) and Gillian (Marc).


Campbell GordonCAMPBELL, Gordon Charles  - (Prudential Assurance for 30 years)

Passed away with family by his side on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at the age of 86.

Much loved husband for 60 years of Vera.

Dear father of Claire and father in law of Don Munro. Proud grandfather of Danielle.

He will be fondly remembered and deeply missed by family both here and in England.


JONES, Frances Olive 'Fran' - It is with sadness we announce the passing of Fran, at the age of 93, on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at Cama Woodlands LTC, Burlington.

Beloved wife of the late Richard (1967).

Loving mother of Karen Mortimer. Cherished grandmother of Esther Mortimer and her partner Harper Mackenzie, and great-grandmother of Lucas Mackenzie. She will be missed by her son-in-law Ralph Mortimer.

Fran had a love of art and owned and operated an art gallery in Oshawa. Here she worked in framing, and also helped get many upcoming artists exposed.


Fritz KathleenFRITZ, R. Kathleen - (February 24, 1916 - July 19, 2017) - 

Kathleen was born in Mount Forest, Ontario to Dr. and Mrs. George Beacom - a sister for Jack, Roy and Bill, now deceased.

She was predeceased by her husband of 38 years, Elgin Fritz.

Kathleen is survived by her niece, Hope (Ron) Fennell and their children Maeghan (Mike) Rohwer and John (Christine) Fennell and their children Ava and Carter; her nieces Janet (Glenn) Smyth, Betty (Paul) Thornton, nephews Gardiner (Joan) Beacom, Kirk (Delilah) Beacom and their children.

She was predeceased by her nephew, Karl (Jackie) Beacom and their children.


Hayes MargaretHAYES, Margaret  - (February 16, 1918 - July 19, 2017) -

Peacefully in her sleep at Hardy Terrace Long Term Care, Mount Pleasant on Wednesday, July 19th, 2017, in her 100th year.

Beloved wife of the late George Hayes.

Dear sister of Islay (Bud) Beare of Whitby. Dear aunt of Douglas Guest and his wife Linda of Mount Pleasant and Brian Beare and his wife Lola of Whitby.

Predeceased by her sisters Helen Walker and Vera Guest.


Lucas ValerieLUCAS, Valerie Margaret (nee Newman)  - Valerie Margaret Lucas passed away peacefully on Wednesday July 19, 2017, just eight days following her 81st birthday.  

Her memory will be forever cherished by her husband of 60 years, Carman Lucas; children Michael, Brian (Sharon), Louise (Jeff), Dan (Jean) and Jacqui (Ken); her beloved grandchildren Christie (Steve), Rachel (Greg), Stephanie, Lauren (Ben), Dylan (Chelsea), Evan, Jake, Katelyn (Greg) and James; plus the lights of her life, great-grandchildren Brooke, Reese, Piper, Avery and Gabbi.


SMITH, Beatrice Doris  - Passed away peacefully at Lakeview Manor on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at the age of 98. 

Beatrice is reunited with her loving husband Harvey and son George. 

Dear mother of Tom (Dorothy), Nancy (Dave) and Yvonne (Ernie). 


Balogh JohnBALOGH, Louis - With profound sadness, we announce the sudden passing of Louis Balogh in his 73rd year, his loving wife and daughters by his side, on Wednesday, July 19, 2017.

Beloved partner of almost 49 years to his wife Barbara. Devoted father to his daughters Stephanie and Jennifer.

Predeceased by his parents (Barbara and Louis Sr.) and sister Barbara.

Louis was a proud member of the Motor City Car Club for over 50 years and a retiree of OPG (formerly Ontario Hydro), having worked at the Bruce-Grey, Pickering and Darlington Nuclear Generating Stations.


WILLIAMS, Diane Elizabeth  - Passed away peacefully in her sleep at Oshawa Hospital on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 in her 79th year.

Beloved wife of Tom Williams.

Beautiful loving mother of Lynn-Marie Hermack and deceased husband Fred Hermack, and Jeff Williams and partner Alison Williams.


NICKERSON Thomas Prince  - Peacefully after a lengthy illness at Glen Hill Strathaven, Bowmanville on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 in his 78th year.

Tom, beloved husband of the late Janet Nickerson.

Loving father of Adam (Bobbi-Jo) and David (Jeannie). Proud grandpa of Matthew and Rebecca. Dear brother of Sally (John). Uncle of Ruby and Allan.


Myschowoda AnnaMYSCHOWODA, Anne  - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday July 18, 2017, at Thorntonview Long Term Care in Oshawa, in her 96th year.

Beloved wife of the late Stephen.

Loving mother of Nestor (Janet Bell), and Tony (Allie).

Grandmother of Clarissa Todd (Chris), Christopher, Jesse, and Kyle. Great Grandmother of Scarlett and Cooper.


Gracie EarlGRACIE, Earl David(Dedicated Canada Cartage employee for over 25 years.)

Peacefully at Trillium Health Mississauga with family by his side, on Tuesday July 18, 2017 in his 58th year.

Beloved husband of Kelly for 29 years. Adoring Dad of David (Nicole) and Darren (Ruschel). Proud Grandpa of Kaden.

Loving son of Margaret (Buck) and predeceased by father Earl.

Brother of Heather (Randy) and predeceased by Wendy (Dave).

Earl will be missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.


Shultis SylviaSHULTIS, Sylvia Elinor  - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday July 19th, 2017 at the age of 82.

Loving wife of the late David Shultis and the late Jacob Kannisto.

Loved mother of Deborah and her husband John of Lindsay, Daryl of Lindsay, Jennifer of Whitby and Lisa and her husband Dean of Whitby.

Grandmother of Mark, Michelle, Travis, Marshall, Lacey, Carl, Leanna, Colette, Melissa and Garrett. Great grandmother of 8.


Devenney JamesDEVENNEY James Alexander  - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Ajax/Pickering, on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at age 93.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Selma of 61 years.

Loving mother of Cheryl Devenney, Janette (Yvon Bon), Janice Devenney and Jamie (David Barnum).

Proud Grampa of Martin Bon, Rachelle Bon, Jordan Price (Jenna), Desirée Packard (Randall), Joshua Barnum (Shannon), Esther Barnum, Daniel Barnum and Great Grampa of Raymond James Barnum.


DUNLOP, Anna Marie  - Marie, formerly of Bowmanville, passed away at Listowel Memorial Hospital, with her family by her side, on Tuesday, July 18th, 2017.

Beloved mother of Judy and Ken Lawrence.


MORTON, Joan Catherine (nee McGee) - Surrounded by family at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 in her 85th year.

Joan, beloved wife of Lloyd Morton for 63 years.

Loving mother of Catherine (Andy Bielz), Robert (the late Laverne) and Patricia.

Proud Nan of Antoine, Alexander, Aaron, Zachary, Hayley, Victoria, Donovan, Sarah, Katie and great grandma of Olivia.


Ashley KyleASHLEY, Kyle “Yogi”  - Suddenly on Saturday July 15th 2017, at the Age of 26.

Beloved son of Owen and Kim and Mommy Millie.

Loving Brother of Patrick (Samantha), Junior, Adion, Stephen, Barry, Kyle, Tom, and their families.

Cherished Grandson of Patricia, and Great Grandson of Florence.

Will be lovingly remembered by his cousins Dave, Dee, Julia and Austin his Auntie Sylvia, Uncle Martin, Uncle Mark and Aunt Crystal, Uncles George, Tony, and Joe, their families and all that knew him.


STEFANYSZYN, Maria - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Maria on Monday, July 17, 2017, in her 93rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Wasyl (2004).

Devoted and loving mother of Lesia (Ray), and Eugene (Angela). Proud grandmother of Peter (Janette), Paul (Jennifer), Ivanna, and Mark, as well as great grandmother of Ethan.

Survived by her 2 brothers, Myhailo and Alexi.


Szatkowski CecyliaSZATKOWSKI, Cecylia  - Passed away peacefully in her sleep at Hillsdale Estates on Monday, July 17, 2017 in her 88th year.

Beloved wife of the late Wojciech.

Beautiful and loving mother of Roman (Irene) and Christina Papapetrou (George).Cherished Babcia of Nikolas (Nalae), Alysse and Marc.

Will be missed by her brother Jerzy Pietrusiak (Zosia).


WILSON, Dorothy Kathleen  - At Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on Monday, July 17, 2017, in her 97th year.

Dear wife of the late Rev. James Wilson.

Loving mother of Jean, Helen (Floyd), Norm (Lianne) and the late Bruce (Elaine).  Proud grandma of 13 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.


Zyla DanielZYLA, Daniel  – At Sts. Peter & Paul Residence in Toronto. Daniel Zyla passed away peacefully on Monday July 17th, 2017, in his 95th year.

Daniel was predeceased by his wife Maria.

Loving Tato of William Zyla (Natalka) and Halya Rudiak (Don).

Loving Dido of Matthew Zyla, Deanna and Victoria Rudiak.

Graham JohnGRAHAM, John Michael - Passed quickly and peacefully on July 4th, 2017 after a brief illness at age 61.

Marieta, Jana, Kristy and Courtney were at his side. John was born to Jim "Boots" Graham and Marina Graham (nee Perfect) in Newcastle, Ontario on May 20th, 1956. He started his family in Pickering and raised his children in Whitby, while working at General Motors in Oshawa for over 34 years.

His passions included woodwork, being able to fix just about anything, baseball, the Hunting Camp, and his cats.