NACCARATO, Antonio "Tony" - Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Monday, March 27, 2017 at the age of 57 after a long courageous battle with cancer.
Cherished son of Carmine and Assunta.
Beloved husband of Maria.
Devoted father of Susie (George), Josie (J.R.) and Carmen (Erica). Lovingly remembered by his granddaughters Mia and Emmy.
He will be greatly missed by his close friends Tom Bandini and Tony Macchione and also by his nephews, nieces, cousins, extended family and many friends.
LADEROUTE, Donna Lynn - Peacefully, surrounded by her family on Monday, March 27th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 57.
Beloved Wife of Phil Rupert.
Loving mother of Ken and his spouse Melanie, and Don and his girlfriend Katie. Beloved Grandma of Kennedy, Cameron, Paetyn, and Neilly.
Dear sister of Darlene Strenkowski, Deborah Pinder Dan and his wife Lisa Laderoute, Kimberley and her husband Steve Sheath.
SHEEDY, Michael Anthony - It is with profound sadness that we announce Mike’s unexpected passing while vacationing with his family in Florida.
Much loved husband of Jill, proud and loving father of Thomas & Dylan, eldest and beloved son of Anthony and Elizabeth.
Brother of Mark (Wendy Ritch), Lorraine Burford (Darren), Monica Zarrello and Val Poole (Gary). Dear uncle of Katy, Courtney and Cameron Sheedy; Erin, Jake and Mel Burford; Ryan, Graham, James and Jacqueline Zarrello and Stephanie and Karlene Poole.
KYLE, Hugh - Passed peacefully on Monday, March 27th, 2017 at the age of 78, surrounded by family at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville.
Beloved husband and best friend to Isabell for over 55 years.
Much loved father of Lynda, Bill (Tammy), and Rick (Tara). Cherished papa to Amber, Justin, Derek, Leah, Liam and Avery. Dear great-papa to Ciana and William.
WOLTERS, Tina - Peacefully, on Monday, March 27, 2017 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry, at age 82.
Tina (nee Rienstra), beloved wife of John Wolters of Blackstock for 59 years.
Loved mother of Wilma (Thomas Wotten), Joanna (David Malcolm), Debbie (Ronald David), Henry Wolters (Alma Stacey) and Tena (Lee Smithson). Loving grandmother to 17 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
LAURIDSEN, Nathaniel David 'Nate' - "Nato," "Napster," "Madd Rapper" -
Unexpectedly in Oshawa on Monday March 27, 2017, at the age of 29.
Beloved son of Diana and Lorn Scanlon and the late Danny Lauridsen.
Adored and cherished brother of Shelby and Hannah Lauridsen; Krystina, Lorn, Taylor and Sierra Scanlon.
Devoted and proud uncle of Luka, Kingston and Xavier. Dear grandson of Hans “Farfar” and Anne Lauridsen; the late Hanne and the late Ben and Wilma Heintzberger.
SOMERVILLE, June Mary (Middleton) – Peacefully, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Monday, March 27, 2017. June of Peterborough, formerly of Whitby and Omemee, in her 76th year.
Loving wife of Ralph Somerville for 41 years. Dear mother of Melanie Pringle and Paul Pringle (Nancy). Beloved Grandma of Zoe, Joshua and Kaitlyn.
Sister of Mark Middleton (Lorrie), Burt Middleton (Joanne) and the late Marilyn Kydd. June will be remembered by her special niece Julie Liscombe and many other relatives and friends.
Retired from Croven Crystals, Whitby.
BIRD, Elizabeth (Betty) (nee FLEMMING) - October 1918 - passed away peacefully at home on Monday, March 27, 2017 in her 99th year.
Predeceased by her loving husband John W. (Harry) Bird, her daughter Nancy Prokopchuk and daughter-in-law Jo-Anne Bird (Saville).
ALEXANDER-McDONALD, Eleanor Mae - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa, on Monday, March 27, 2017 at the age of 65.
Loving wife and soul mate of Fred (25 years). Cherished Mom of Jennifer (Ken) and Jason.
LENART, George - Suddenly passed away at Scarborough Centenary Hospital on Sunday March 26, 2017 in his 70th year.
Dear brother of Magdalena (the late Dr. Bill) Herr, Rose (Cory) Kuipers, Ethel, Marta (Gary Down) and the late Thomas & Mira.
Much loved uncle of Anita, Amanda, Tara, Daniel, Alex, Kathy and the late George.
He will be sadly missed by his partner Carol Morris and her family; Colleen (Joel) & Stephen (Ulli) & their children.
SAWATZKY, John - Died peacefully surrounded by his loved ones on Sunday March 26, 2017.
He was born on August 18,1926 in Winkler Manitoba.
He was the youngest brother to the late Katie Wiens and the late Robert Sawatzky and older brother to Ann Tasker.
After grade 12, John signed on with the Royal Canadian Navy for a 7 year term and served during WW2.
After the war, he was stationed on the HMS Niobe Military ship in England and enrolled in their Electronics Program.
ALVES, José Fernandes – Passed away peacefully with his wife by his side on Sunday, March 26, 2017.
He will be forever missed by his loving wife Maria Nazaré of 44 years.
Beloved father to Joseph, Victor (Nicole) and Ruth (Carlos).
Devoted Vôvô to Emma, Samantha and Emilia.
Much loved brother of Maria Esmeralda (Sabino) and Victor (Lola). Proud Tio to many nieces and nephews.
José was a proud, hard-working employee of General Motors for 30 years.
He loved his wife, family, friends and fishing.
LUCYK, Mary Jane - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday March 26th, 2017 at the age of 80
Loving wife of Metro Lucyk for over 60 years.
Much loved mom of Doug Lucyk and his wife Donna of Oshawa and Janet Hooker and her husband Brady of Blackstock.
Cherished grandmother of Bart and his wife Julia, Vaughn, Deanna, Justin and Riley.
Great-grandmother of Ainsley and Marshall.
NOVAK, Louis – Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa on Sunday March 26th, 2017, 89 years of age.
Beloved husband of Eva (nee Varga).
Son of the late Maria and George Novak.
Loved father to Les (Mary), George (Lorna), Eva Bela (Russell Frykas), and predeceased by Clara Jones and Michael Gabriel Novak.
Cherished by his 9 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
WALKER, Victor - Passed away peacefully on March 26, at Glen Hill Strathaven.
Predeceased by his mother Sophie, and his brother Robert.
Survived by his sister Tanya, his stepfather William Walker, and his nieces Billie-Jo and Ronnie-Lyn.
Victor will be dearly remembered by all of his extended family and friends.
In keeping with Victor’s wishes, cremation has taken place and no formal service will be held.
FROTTEN, Theresa Marie - May 4, 1927 - March 22, 2017
It is with deep sadness that the family of Theresa Marie Frotten announce her passing at the Bowmanville Hospital on March 22nd, 2017 in her 90th year.
Theresa was the daughter of Adele LeFave and John Blanchard and was born May 4th, 1927.
She was the last surviving sibling of a large family that were all born in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.
She had four brothers; Roger, Sony, Paul, John, and seven sisters; Lucille, Anna, Regina, Frances, Mabel, Cecile and Marie. Theresa married Gordon Frotten on May 30th, 1959.
McGREGOR, Veronica - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of a wonderful mother on Saturday, March 25th, 2017, at the age of 89 years.
Predeceased by her beloved husband Donald (2011).
Loving mother of Janice Richard (Lou) and Heather McGregor (Dermot Nugent).
Cherished grandmother of Holly and Cody.
Will be sadly missed by her Sister Eileen, Brother Frank, nieces, nephews and extended family.
LITTLE, Ronald Grant - December 9, 1927 - March 25, 2017
Entered in to rest at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday, March 25th, 2017 in his 90th year.
Survived and sadly missed by his brother James (Barbara), 4 nieces, 3 nephews and his many friends.
Predeceased by his parents Trafford and Lillian Little, his wife Allie Campbell and his brother Glenn (Eileen).
WYLIE, Madge “Maggie” (nee Giffin) - Passed away peacefully at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday, March 25th, 2017 at the age of 91 years.
Predeceased by her husband Sam (2000).
Loving mother of Frank and predeceased by her daughter Heather Atkinson (2011).
Cherished grandmother of Greg, Scott, Rachel, Jack, and great grandmother of Trent, Ceilie, Savannah, and Liam.
Dear sister of Jim Giffin (Mary), and predeceased by Bill, Archie, Lily, Marty, Jean and Frank.
PIEKENBROCK, Irene (nee Early) - Passed away peacefully with loving family by her side on Saturday, March 25th, 2017 in her 86th year.
Irene was predeceased by her loving husband Lutz (2007), caring mother of Gisela (Henry) Fitz (Sherry) and Ryan.
She had siblings in Ireland including brothers John (Anna), sister Winnie(Gerry), and brother Lawrence(Sheila) and their children and grandchildren mainly residing in Fintona, Co. Tyrone Northern Ireland.
She was predeceased by brother Pat (Sybil) 2016 and Eamon (Julia) 2001.
Family in GTA including Kurt (Terry), Gerhard (Ingrid), Henry (Margrid) ,Gudrun (Willi) and the rest of the family.
GAUVREAU, Lionel J. – Passed away peacefully at Taunton Mills Long Term Care on Saturday, March 25, 2017 in his 86th year.
Lionel, beloved husband of Claudette (nee: Quimper).
EDWARDS, Kenneth Charles - (Retired Electrician from General Motors after 39 years service)
Courageously, after a lengthy time in hospital, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday, March 24th, 2017.
Kenny, dearly beloved husband of Deenie (née Brady) for 58 years.
Loving father of Chris and wife Lisa Edwards, Susan and husband Dan McGuire.
Loved poppa of Lucas and Rebecca Edwards; Hannah and Sierra McGuire.
COLLETTE, Louise Mary - Passed away on Friday March 24th, 2017 at the age of 85.
Beloved wife of the late Alderice Collette (1997).
Loving mother of Jeanette Charbonneau and Anita Storey (Howard).
Grandmother of Dione Cory and Lizette Storey (Joe Donnelly).
Sister of Janet Girouard (of Mass. U.S.A.) and the late Sylvain and Lionel Girouard.
Louise will also be dearly missed by her many nieces and nephews.
PARE, Gerald Eudore - November 21, 1956 ~ March 24, 2017
Passed away peacefully with family by his side on March 24th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health – Oshawa at the age of 60.
Lovingly remembered by his wife Cindy. Beloved son of Claire and the late Eudore Pare.
Cherished father of Desiree (Luke), Robyn (Renee), Dustin (Ashlee) and step father to Christina (Steve) and Kayla (Pete).
Brother of Mark (Sharon), Annette (Rod), Carole (Brian) and Mike (predeceased). Brother-in-law to Raylene (Tom).
ROCHEFORT, Marie Eugene Aime Francois (Frank) - God has him in his keeping and we will keep him in our hearts –
Frank passed peacefully into God's hands on Friday, March 24, 2017 at Glen Hill Strathaven Christian Home.
CHAPPLE, Albert Arthur "Junior" “Abe” – Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at Ajax Pickering Hospital on Friday, March 24, 2017 in his 87th year.
Beloved husband of the late Jean Chapple.