Stockfish RonaldSTOCKFISH, Ronald J.  - Feb 11, 1944 - June 26, 2017

After a courageous and determined battle with pancreatic cancer, Ron passed at home.

He will be sadly missed by his wife and best friend Diane, sister Rona (the late Bud), sister Barbara (Len) and his many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by brothers Stewart (Barb) and Bud (the late Isabel).

Special thanks to all who have been supportive during this difficult time.


Ruckstuhl TaraRUCKSTUHL,Tara Marie  - April 13, 1983 – June 24, 2017

Tara followed her own unique path and showed kindness to all those she passed while she tried to spread love and light to our world. 

She stood with conviction and independence with all she did and was never deterred by the opinion of others. 

When she loved, she loved with her whole heart and was a vicious protector of those she cared for. 

Her path had always led her to reach for the stars and she will forever hold her place amongst them.

Tara is survived by her husband Andre Silva, her mother Marilyn Ruckstuhl and siblings Amber and Colton. 


Taylor JamesTAYLOR, James (Jimbo)  - December 9, 1943 - June 25, 2017

It is with great sadness that the family of James Taylor announces his passing on Sunday, June 25th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa in his 74th year.

James is survived by his beloved wife Valerie (Smith).

He is predeceased by his parents Gordon and Nancy (Sinclair).

Dear father to Robert Umlauf (deceased), Leslie, James (Audrey), and stepfather to Kevin (Robin) and Christopher (Pauline) Lyons.

He was a proud grandfather to Randy, Johnathon, Morgan, Lindsay; step grandfather to Makenzie, Colton and Carson; and great grandfather to Faith.


Blake JoanBLAKE, Joan (Joanie) - After a year-long battle with cancer, Joan passed away in her sleep on June 25 at home.

She is survived by her sons William (Linda), David, and Daniel (Cathy).

Proud grandmother and great-grandmother, Joanie will be dearly remembered by all of her extended family and friends.


Szemiot HenrySZEMIOT, Henry  - Passed away with family by his side at the Princess Margaret Hospital on Sunday, June 25th, 2017, at the age of 63 years.

Beloved husband of Shelley of 32 years.

Loving father of Sandy and Lucas.

Cherished son of Leonarda and the late Wincenty and siblings Janine (Harry), Irena (Tony) and many nieces.

A private service will be held.

Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.


MANN, Lorraine Agnes - Lorraine Agnes Mann, born Oct 17, 1924; went home to God in her 93rd year on Sunday, June 25, 2017.

Survived by her much loved daughter, Patricia McBain (Bryan), grandson Christopher, sister Norma Myers (the late Peter), nieces and nephews; Paul Myers (Lucy), Bonnie Hendrickson (John), Peter Myers (Lori), Jim Myers, Kathleen Martino (Frank), Graham Knope (Carol), Catherine Robertson (Doug), many great nieces and nephews and her special friend and companion Bill MacLaren.


VESNA, Russell M.  – Passed away peacefully after a short stay at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Sunday, June 25, 2017 in his 93rd year.

Russell, beloved husband of the late Ruth.


Harper MatthewHARPER, Matthew, Samuel  - (Dec 31, 1985 - Jun 22, 2017)

We are saddened to share the tragic passing of our son, brother, uncle, and dear friend at the young age of 31.

Beloved son of Sam and Mary-Kim; dear brother of Anne-Marie, Johnathan and his wife Sandra, and loving uncle to Violet.

He was a dedicated puppy dad showing unending love for his best buddy and dog Jacques Cousteau (Chucky).

He will be deeply missed by the many members of the Harper, Marrin, Bourgeois, and Ryan clans.


Abthorpe FrancisABTHORPE, Francis Frederick  - 1936 - 2017  Passed away on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at St. Mary's General Hospital, Kitchener, at the age of 80 years.

Loving and dedicated husband of Marilyn Abthorpe (nee Houlden). Dear father of

Mary and Suzanne. He leaves behind son-in-law John Morscher and nieces and nephews Barbara, Bill, David, Elizabeth, Geoff, Jamie, Nancy and Thomas.

Frank was born in Oshawa to father Thomas Abthorpe and mother Violet (nee Vardy).

After leaving the Royal Canadian Air Force, he joined General Motors of Canada in Oshawa where he worked until his retirement.


JAMES, Grace Ida - at Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay on Saturday, June 24, 2017.

Grace (Foster) James of Cannington was the beloved wife of the late Harvey James.


Lengauer BrendaLENGAUER, Brenda Grace (nee Hatt)  – Former co-owner of Credit Bureau of Oshawa.

Surrounded by her loving family, Brenda passed peacefully on Saturday June 24th, 2017.  

Adored wife of Randolph Lengauer for 33 wonderful years.

Beloved mother of Jonathan (Stephanie) and Brittany.

Cherished grandmother of Jackson.

Dearly beloved sister of Barbara Gallagher and her husband Larry.  

Daughter in-law to Betty Lengauer and aunt of Ashley Lengauer.


Giroux BarbaraGIROUX, Barbara (Barb)  - May 1, 1933 – June 24, 2017

Peacefully at the Trenton Memorial Hospital on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at the age of 84.

Beloved wife to the late Bert Giroux.

Loving mother of Joe (Marjorie), Cheryl Anne and Rose-Marie.

Predeceased by her son Tim and grandson Nicholas. Proud Grandma of Nadine, Mathew (Katie), Kyle (Joann), Kelly (Mark), Barbara-Anne, Michael, Jody, Shannon (Michael) and Shane.

Great-Grandma of Kayla, Evan, Hudson, Hannah, Logan, Rebecca, Colby, Jeremy and Leah.

Sadly missed by her sisters June Tromans and Terry Smith (Tromans), her nephew Brigham Smith and by her family and friends.


Evans MaryEVANS, Mary W.  - Peacefully at Hillsdale Terraces on Saturday June 24, 2017, at the age of 90.

Beloved wife of the late Charles for 64 years.

Loving mother of Laurie Duffield (Rick Lennon) and Gayle Evans (James MacFarlane).

Predeceased by her sister Margaret Lee and will be lovingly remembered by her sister-in-law Irene Evans and cousin Tommy Lewis.


Arnold MiltonARNOLD, Milton Oscar - (Missionary with Africa Evangelical Fellowship –

Serving in Mission and served with Oshawa Public Utilities Commission as bus driver and meter reader)

Went to be in the presence of his Lord and Saviour at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Saturday June 24, 2017 in his 80th year.

Beloved husband of Mary (nee Terwillegar) for 56 years.

Loving father of Margaret and her husband Ron, Stephen and his wife Cindy, and Philip and Marian.

Devoted grandpa to Mary-Beth, Daniel, Brent, Matthew (Melanie), Kristin, Joshua and Shannon.


Cooper BettyCOOPER, Betty  - 6/15/1933 - 6/24/2017

Passed away at Thorntonview LTC, Oshawa, on Saturday June 24, 2017 at the age of 84.

Predeceased by her parents Frederick and Florence Cooper.

Betty will be missed by her nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.


BOLES, Treba Patricia - at home with her daughter at her side on Saturday June 24th 2017 in her 92nd year.

Loving wife of the late Lloyd Harold Boles.


Roth JohnROTH, John David Roth - February 6, 1958

“Simply The Best”

With a heavy heart, we are very sad to announce John David Roth passed away unexpectedly on June 24th.

He was inspired by his wife LeeAnn of 33 years, and motivated by his 2 sons Matthew (Ashley) and granddaughter Devon, Michael (Sarah).

Son to Bill Roth (1990) and mother Gloria Roth, sister Cynthia (Bob) and baby brother Jonathan (Carol) and his Investors Group family.


Eby TheresaEBY, Theresa A. - Passed away at Sunnybrook Health Centre on Friday, June 23rd, 2017, at the age of 88.

Predeceased by her husband Bill.

Loving mother of Sharon Eby of Whitby and Bill Jr. and his wife Sheila Eby of Cobourg.

Much loved grandmother of Darlene, Dan, Jenny, Julie, Len and Tammy. Predeceased by her grandson Neil.

Survived by her sister Doreen.


Pindar JeanPINDAR, Jean - Life-long Brooklin/Whitby Resident.

Passed away with her family by her side on June 23rd, 2017 at Fairview Lodge Long Term Care, in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Pindar for 69 years.

Cherished mother of Allan (Lynda), Donna Lavictoire (Ross), Norma Christie (Eric), Dave (Christine) and the late James. Proud grandmother to 7 and great-grandmother to 12.

Dear sister of Bruce, Hannam and Fern Scott.


Darlington KayDARLINGTON, Kathleen 'Kay' - Peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday June 23, 2017, at the age of 93.

Beloved mother of Dwayne (Lynda), Ian (Anna), and John (Patti).

Loving Grandmother of Trevor (Heather), Matthew (Moira), Daniel (Lisa), Andria (Jay), Katelyn, Blair, Connor, Brett, and Victoria. Great Grandmother of Maxwell, and River.

Predeceased by her husband John “Jack”.


Alvaro MariaALVARO, Maria  - July 18, 1926 - June 23, 2017

Passed away on Friday June 23, 2017 at the age of 90.

Loving daughter of the late Antonio and Antonia.

Loving wife of the late Raffaele.

Dear mother of Annette (Dominic Calderone) and Giuseppina (Sebastiano Gattellaro).

Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Eufemia (John), Maria (Joe), Lisa (Carlo) and Tony (Jen), and her great-grandchildren Jonathan (Kristen), Marco, Stefano, Daniela, Melissa, Adam, Emily, Sabrina, Matteo, Luca and Stella.

Dear sister of Carmela (Dominic Gattellaro) and predeceased by her brothers Giuseppe Silvestri (Teresa), Franco Silvestri (Maria), Sebastiano Silvestri (Maria), and Josephina Giorgi (brother-in-law Mike Giorgi).


McPHADDEN, Charles Neil “Chuck”  - at Cannington on Thursday June 22, 2017.

Beloved husband of Bernice and loving father of Heather (David) Link and Deborah McPhadden.

Cherished grandfather of Shaun and Nichole and great-grandfather of Dominik and Deakon.


BARKER, Anne (Annie) Marie - Quietly passed away at Parkview Nursing Home on Friday June 23, 2017 in her 100th year.

Annie was born in Dunnville, Ontario on February 11th 1918 to the late William and Georgina Holden (nee Sebben).

She was predeceased by her husband Howard and children Ted, Sandra and Gordon.


BATT, Kenneth "Daka" Henry  - Peacefully passed away on June 23, 2017 surrounded by family.

Dearly loved husband of the late Muriel Batt (nee McGill).

Loving father of Sharon (John), Gail, Wayne (Lori).


TAYLOR, Richard (Dick)  - Entered into rest on Friday, June 23, 2017 at Pinecrest Nursing Home, Bobcaygeon.

In his 82nd year.

Dick, beloved husband to Noreen. Loving father to Paul (Jody), Michele (Terry) and Rob (Samantha).


VanAbbema NelVan ABBEMA, Nel  - Nel peacefully went home to be with her Lord and Saviour on Friday, June 23, 2017, at Lakeview Manor, Beaverton, ON, in her 84th year.

Beloved wife of the late Dirk Van Abbema.

Loving mother of Sid (Karen), Sandra, Ken (Min Hui), and Diana.

Cherished Grandma of Christopher (Lindsay), Breanna, Brittany, Jenna, Nasya, Elaina, and Odelia. Dear great-grandmother of Connor and Lochlan.

Sister of John (Martha) Stammis, the late Kees (Evelyn) Stammis, the late Martin Stammis, the late Gerrie (Bill) Griffioen, and the late Jacob Stammis.