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Goff BruceGOFF, Bruce  - Naval Veteran WWII Passed away peacefully at Sunnybrook Veterans Centre on Sunday, August 20, 2017 in his 92nd year.

Predeceased by his wife Irene (Baker).

Loving father of Stephen and his wife Carol of Waterford, James and his wife Susan of Barrie and Sharon and her husband Mick of Ajax. Predeceased by his brother Donald and his sister Gertrude.

He will be sadly missed by his grandchildren (Teresa, Brian, Carolyn, Jasmine, Jessica, Brent, Emily and Sonny), great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

 

KNILL, Scott Holden  - Suddenly on Sunday August 20, 2017.

Scott was the beloved husband of Tracy Forbes-Knill of Woodville.

Father of Jennifer Knill (Bradley Dawson), Ashley Knill (Kevin Rice), Brandi Bergman (Jonathan McMullen), Cassandra Knill (Derek McIntosh), Joshua Bergman, and Katelyn Knill.

 

WATSON, John  - It is with profound sadness we announce the passing of John Watson, on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa, at age 63.

John Watson, beloved husband of Laura (nee Cannon) of Port Perry.

  

BRAUN, Herma   - Passed away on August 19 at the Glen Hill Strathaven home in Bowmanville.

Predeceased by her husband Karl, survived by her daughter Brigitte of Montreal, granddaughter Kara of Perth, Australia, grandson Chris (Tracy) and great granddaughter Michelle of Montreal.

 

Jenson Karl EgonJENSON, Karl-Egon - With profound sadness the family of Karl Jensen announce his passing on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at the age of 88.

Survived by his loving wife Jean of 58 years and his children, Alex (Heather) of Cranbrook BC, Steen (Bev) of Bracebridge ON, Laura of Sault Ste. Marie ON, Karl Jr (Monica) of Sault Ste. Marie ON and Lifa (Darryl) of Whitby ON.

Grandfather to Dana (Wenshu), Jesse, Meghan (Jeff), Brittany (Robin), Nicholas (Eden), Nathan (Nadine), Monique (Aaron), Chantelle (Jeff), Travis (Jessica) and Kelsey.

Great Grandfather to Sophie, Owen, Isaac, Abigail, Elliott, Jakob, Bentley and Macy.

He will be fondly remembered by his family in Denmark and his long time best friend of 60 years, Henning Christiansen.

 

SWAIN, Percy - Peacefully, on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at the Lakeridge Health Centre, in Port Perry, at age 96.

Percy Swain, beloved husband of the late Doris (nee Stinson), of Blackstock.

 

Graves CynthiaGRAVES, Cynthia Anne (nee Trail)  - Passed away peacefully on Friday August 18, 2017, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 63.

Beloved wife of Paul.

Cherished mother of Russell and Caleb.

Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Kailyn and Alexis.

Dear sister of Lin Blake (Bob), Dianne Copping, Jack Trail and Wilson Trail.

 

GRELEY, Bryan Kenneth - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa with his family by his side on Friday, August 18, 2017 at the age of 69 years.

Bryan, beloved husband of Elizabeth “Pauleen” Cornish.

Loving father of Selina Greley (Ken), step-father of Paul Cornish, and Donna Cornish. Dear grandfather of 6 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

   

Armstrong RuthARMSTRONG, Ruth (nee Winterbottom)  - Promoted to glory, on Friday, August 18, 2017, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, with family by her side, in her 80th year.

Beloved wife of the late Larry.

Loving mother of Steven (Lori) Armstrong, and Suzanne (Mark) McVety.

Loved Grandma Ruth of Joshua (Vanessa), Brandon (Jessica), Jessica (Colin), Joel, and great grandma of Garnet and Jasper. Dear sister of Mildred (Earle) Nelson.

Lifetime member of the Salvation Army, former teacher, and devoted gardener to her gardens at home and at the Salvation Army Oshawa Temple.

   

Grant SamuelGRANT, Samuel  - Peacefully passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Friday August 18, 2017, at the age of 84.

Beloved husband of Lois (nee Davey).

Loving father of Arthur (Shelley), Alan (Sandra), Jimmy (Janet), David (Julie).

Loved grandfather of Katie, Daniel, Trevor, Rachel, Rebecca, Joelle, and Alyssa and great-grandfather of Joni Mae.

He is survived by sisters Leta & Jean and brother James in Northern Ireland.

   

Wind PietertjeWIND, Pietertje "Patricia" (nee Lammers) - Peacefully passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, on Friday August 18, 2017, in her 82nd year.

Beloved wife of Ben for over 60 years.

Dear mother of Margaret (Peter) O’Neill, Trudy Wind, Deborah (Dave) Farrington, and the late Jim Wind.

Loving Oma of Stacy (Jean) Lacelle, Christopher Wind, Richard Malette, Eileen Forget, Kathleen (Ryan) Russell, and Stephen Wind.

Great Oma to Abygail, Emma, Lilly, Brianna, Elizabeth, Ebony, Evan, and Charlotte.

She will be missed by her siblings in the Netherlands, Klaas, Roelof (Wietske), Willie (Piet), Woulter (Jetta) and Jantje (Henk).

 

NOSEWORTHY, Kenneth "Ken"  - It is with great sadness the family announce the passing of their loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather, Ken, on August 19, 2017 after a valiant struggle with cancer over the past four years.  

       

Butler HildaBUTLER, Hilda Jean (nee Gabona)  - Passed away peacefully in her sleep at Lakeridge Health Oshawa in her 81st year.

The Lord called her home on Friday August 18, 2017.

Loving wife for 40 years of the late Rowland Butler.

Dear mother of Evelyn (Dan), Suzanne (David) and Michelle.

Cherished Nana of David (Gabrielle), Dwight (Brittany), Cassius and Caleb.

Loving Great-Nana of Bennett, Aubrey and Paisley.

Loving sister of Evelyn (Lloyd), Sonya (Richard), Elizabeth (Glen), Daniel (Pearl), Robert, Carol (Earl) and Brian (Cathy).

 

LENGYEL, Gabor “Gabe” –  Passed away with his family by his side at his home after a courageous battle with cancer on Friday, August 18, 2017 at the age of 68 years.

Gabe, beloved husband of Darlene Lengyel (Nee: Hemeon.)

 

IRELAND, Clifford  - (Former employee of Bell Canada and Wavestar) After a courageous battle with cancer, Cliff passed away, with his family at his side, on Friday August 18th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 64.

  

Brewster PhylBREWSTER, Phyl (nee Cox)  - Peacefully passed away at home on Wednesday August 16th, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late George Brewster.

Loving mother of Heather Brewster, Debbie & Tim McCandless, Lenny & Gloria Brewster, Holly & the late Bill Cochrane and Ernie & Cheryl Brewster.

She will be lovingly remembered by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Memorial Donations may be made to The Heart & Stroke Foundation.

 

Denzel KlemensDENZEL, Klemens  - Passed away surrounded by his loving family on Thursday August 17, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville at the age of 86.

Beloved husband of Else for 52 years.

Loving father of Michele (Maurizio Milan), and Susan (Robert Weersink).

Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Sebastian, Jasmine, Madrigal, and Max.

Dear brother of Emil, Paul (Hilde), Liobe, Lisa (Horst) and the late Luise (survived by Artur).

 

Leetch MarthaLEETCH, Martha (Meta) - (October 19, 1932 - August 17, 2017) - 

Passed away peacefully at Fairview Lodge on August 17th 2017 in her 85th year.

Meta passed over in the arms of her daughters and with her family by her side.

She will be dearly missed by her 4 children, Paul and his wife Barb, Ralph and his wife Selina, Jayne and her husband Robert Wheatley, Karen and her husband Craig Power.

Lovingly remembered by her 8 Grandchildren; Donna, Robert, Amanda, Lynsey, Jessica, Jonathan, Kaitlin and Alex, and her 3 Great-Grandchildren, Nathan, Aurora and Myles. Dear sister of Jim and his wife Anne, Margaret and husband Mike, Kay and husband Jim.

        

Morrison KathyMORRISON, Kathy  - We are sad to announce the passing of Kathy at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday August 17, 2017 in her 79th year.

Beloved wife of the late Wesley Morrison.

Loving mother of Glen (Shelagh) and predeceased by her daughter Susan and her son Ryan.

Loving grandmother to Amy, Jennifer, Danny and James Perrault and Alana and Riley Morrison.

Great grandmother to Lyric.

Kathy will be missed by many friends and family members.

 

Makrevski MaraMAKREVSKI, Mara   - Passed away at Butternut Manor in Uxbridge on Thursday August 17th, 2017 at the age of 88 years.

Mara, predeceased by her husband Dushan.

Loving mother of Michael Makrevski (Laureen Barretto) of Greensburg, PA. and the late James (Carlene) Makrevski. Cherished Grandmother of Kevin (Alexis) Makrevski, Kirby Makrevski and Jeff Sivell, Jaxon Makrevski.

 

SONSER, Gert Mathaus Sonser  - Passed away quietly in the early morning of Thursday August 17, 2017 surrounded by his family.

He is survived by wife Wilhelmina, daughters Heather and Sabrina and son-in-law Daniel.

 

WHITE, Karen  - Passed away peacefully in her sleep, on Thursday, August 17, 2017 due to complications from ongoing health issues at the Markham Stouffville Hospital, age 62.

Karen was the beloved wife of Doug for over 43 years and the much loved mother to Kristin (Stephen), Shawn (Jessica), Jason and Ashleigh; cherished Grandma to Andrea, Ethan, Hailey, Gavin, Harper and Finnley.

      

Kindree MaureenKINDREE, Maureen (Rene) Patricia  - May 13, 1947 – August 17, 2017.

Bravely and with a light heart, Maureen passed away surrounded by her family after a short but valiant battle with cancer.

Maureen was a fun-loving woman who lived life to the fullest.

Her life was full of happy moments enjoying her many passions like gardening, yoga, cooking, travel, spending time with friends and family and being in nature.

As a camp counsellor on Lake Wah Wash Kesh, she met Gary and they later married.

Together they had three daughters of whom she was very proud: Tricia, Andrea and Marnie.

 

PINDAR, Donald Harold  - Peacefully, at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry on Thursday, August 17, 2017, at age 95.

Don Pindar of Sunderland, beloved husband of Mary (nee Lynde) for nearly 71 years.

 

Szabo IrinaSZABO, Irina Szabo  - Passed away on August 17, 2017 at Fairview Lodge Long Term Care.

Born on Dec 24, 1933 to the late Pal and late Marghit Pentek in Romania, Irina immigrated to Canada in 1991, returning to Romania for 1 year when her husband, Francis Szabo, passed away.

She will be dearly missed by her son, Paul and grandson Peter.