Durham

 

Fishley DorothyFISHLEY, Dorothy May (Hall) - Dorothy passed away peacefully in her sleep, at her home on February 18, 2017, in her 93rd year.

A life time resident of Brooklin, born May 7th, 1924, to Leslie and Mabel Hall.

She was married to the love of her life, Walter (2007) for 59 years.

Cherished Mother of Don (Rosemarie), June and her financé Ralph, (Kathy). Loving Grandma to Derek (Kailah), and Jim (Melissa) Pearson.

 

Hope DustinHOPE, Dustin James  - (April 10, 1992 - February 18, 2017) - 

After a brief illness, surrounded by his loving family, at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa, on Saturday February 18, 2017, in his 25th year.

Loved son of Jennifer and Peter Hope.

Cherished brother of Melanie. Lovingly remembered by his grandparents, Shirley and the late Ray Hope and Mary and the late Lorne Driscoll.

Dear nephew to Patti, Penni, Cheryl Anne (Frank), Pamela (David), and Cathy (Paul).

 

Torrance MurrayTORRANCE, Murray Ross - (Retired General Motors) - Entered into rest after a brief illness at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay with his family at his side, on Saturday February 18, 2017 at the age of 64.

Murray was the treasured husband for 34 years to Debbie (nee Leonard). Adored son of Gladys O'Brien and her late husband Charley Torrance.

Loved father of Andrew and Leila, and Justin and May. Cherished grandfather of Zurie, Saoirse and Henry. Dear son-in-law of Olga Leonard and her late husband George. Special brother of Linda McLeod (Craig) also brother-in-law to Linda Hoskin, Tom Leonard (Jamie), Patti Selby (Stephen), Kathy Drumm (Jim), Doug Leonard (Beverly), Janet Kingsley.

 

van der Holst Corryvan der HOLST, Corry (nee van der Schouw)  - August 23, 1934 - February 18, 2017

Surrounded by family, passed away to join her husband Arie, and other members of her family.

Corry fought a long battle with dementia and slipped away peacefully in her sleep.

She is survived by her children Margareth Johansen (Ed), Henry (Adele), by Anthony (predeceased) (Gail) and Janey Williamson (Korry).

Fondly remembered by her grandchildren; Jason (Sarah), Adam, Krystle, Michael, Angela (Neil), Stephen, Patrick, Erika, David, Johnathon (Ceri) and Lindy. Her great-grandchildren; Ava, Olivia, Grace, Thatcher, Charlotte, Scarlett, Jude and Iyla.

 

Stewart DebbieSTEWART, Debbie  - Passed away surrounded by her loving family on Saturday February 18, 2017, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age 57.

Cherished daughter of Freda.

Beloved wife of Tim Macri for 32 years.

Devoted mother of Leigh (Joanna), Kailah, and Jade.

Dear sister of Kim Charter (Ian), Rick Stewart, and sister in law of Gary (Christine). Special aunt of Tara, Julia, TJ, and Ryan.

She will be lovingly remembered by her family and friends.

 

Beattie JamesBEATTIE, James “Jimmy”  - Passed away peacefully on Saturday February 18, 2017 with family by his side.

Beloved husband of Janice.

Loving father to William (Susana) and Douglas.

Proud granpa to Callah, David and Felisa.

Survived by his sister Catherine, nieces and nephews Beverley, Carl, Andrew and Alison.

Will be sadly missed by many family and friends especially Susanne, Allan, Emily and Lindsay.

 

PENTLAND, Deborah 'Debbie' Patricia  - Passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends at the Lakeridge Health Ajax/Pickering Hospital on February 18, 2017 at the age of 59.

She will be lovingly remembered by her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews and friends.

 

Franco HelenFRANCO, Helen  - November 23, 1934 – February 18, 2017

It is with great sadness that the family announces the sudden passing of Helen Franco on February 18, 2017, at the age of 82, with her beloved family by her side.  

Loving and Special Mother of Vilma (Bosco) Moniz, Valerie (Don) Bilenduke, Vence Franco and predeceased by her husband Voluziano Franco.

Cherished Grandma of Stafford, Janelle (Jeff), Nigel Moniz and Katelyn, Jenna and Rachel Bilenduke.

Dear sister to Placido (Olga) Madeira, late Effie (Joe) Moraes, Leo (Sarah) Madeira.

Will be dearly missed by all her nieces, nephews and close family & friends.

 

Legere EdmondLEGERE, Edmond - July 21, 1920 - February 17, 2017

Passed away peacefully with family by his side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday, February 17th, 2017, at the age of 96.

Beloved husband to Leona Legere.

Loving father to Danielle, Diane (Douglas) and Debbie (Joe).

Lovingly remembered by his granddaughter Samantha.

Edmond will be sadly missed by his brothers and sisters.

A special thanks to the wonderful nurses on 6C for their care and support.

 

Joel GeorgeJOEL, George Kenneth  - Retired Detective Sergeant of the Toronto Police Service.

Passed away peacefully on February 17th, 2017 in his 87th year.

Beloved husband to Faith for 61 years.

Loving father to Mark (Judy), Kelly (Mark), Jennifer (Dan) and Steve Thomas and family. Proud Poppa to Stephanie (Rob), Kyle, Jon, Blair, Andrew, Laura, Rachel and great-grandson Jacob.

Survived by his sisters-in-law Mary and Ella (Clay), many supportive nieces, nephews and treasured friends.

 

Gay BarbaraGAY, Barbara Ann (nee McCagg) - Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle at Toronto General Hospital on Friday February 17, 2017 at the age of 86 (or as she would tell us, 29 and some months).

Beloved wife of the late Robert (Bob) Gay.

Loving mother of Bob (Sandra), Stephen (Kellie), Richard (Susan) and William.

Cherished grandmother of Robert and Rachel. Barb will be remembered with love by her sisters Wilma and Laurie (Richard) and the families of her other siblings; Ron (Maureen), Sheila (Hart) and Diane who predeceased her.

 

PEET, Laurence  - Peacefully at Markham-Stouffville Hospital on Friday, February 17, 2017 in his 89th year.

Loving partner of Lena Christopher.

Beloved father of Glen (Joanne), Ricky (Gail) and Lori.

 

BERRY, Roy Patterson  – Passed away after a short stay at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday, February 17, 2017 at the age of 93 years.

Roy, beloved husband of the late Mary Denault.

Loving father of Dawn Berry-Merriam and her husband John Merriam, daughter-in-law Connie Berry wife of the late John D. Berry.

 

LUMSDEN, Sarah - Suddenly, on Friday, February 17, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, in Lindsay, at age 16.

Sarah, beloved daughter of Steven Lumsden of Lindsay, and Jeannie Reuter of Port Perry.

Loved granddaughter of Victor and Margo (deceased) Spensieri of Toronto, and the late Harold and Margo Lumsden of Scarborough.

 

Vandeloo PaulVANDELOO, Paul Stephen  - August 3, 1959 - February 18, 2017

Passed away suddenly surrounded by family at Toronto Western Hospital on Friday, February 17th, 2017 at the age of 57.

Beloved father of Lindsey (Michael) and Kyle (Jennifer).

Cherished Papa of Griffin. Dear brother of Catherine (Fred) and Helene (Frank).

Uncle of Chris, Nick, Michael and Steven.

Predeceased by his parents Corrie and Helen Vandeloo.

 

Taylor RobertTAYLOR, Robert Francis  – April 14th, 1958 – February 17th, 2017

It is with great sadness that the family of Robert announce his unexpected passing at his residence

Beloved son of George and Patricia

Cherished brother of Craig (Lynda), Pam Noonan (Doug), and Dave (Allison)

Forever remembered by nieces and nephews Alicia, Daniel, Matthew, Julia, and Charlie

Predeceased by dear friend Jane

 

Drew BettyDREW, Betty Lou  - Passed away peacefully in her sleep at 3.am. on February 16th, 2017. 

Loving wife of Jack. 

Devoted mother of John, Michael and Cheryl Anne. 

Proud Nana of 7 grandchildren. 

She was a woman of many talents including teaching, business, and sewing. 

She will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by all who knew her.

 

Glen StephenGLEN, Stephen James - (April 2, 1954 - February 16, 2017) - 

(40 years’ service with Metro Toronto Police)

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, February 16th, 2017 at the age of 62.

Beloved husband of the late Cathie.

Loving father of Matthew and his wife Heather, Jaclyn Ward and her husband Dave, Andrew and his wife Kristie. Lovingly remembered by his 6 grandchildren.

Dear brother of Sandy and his wife Arlene.

Dear son of Marilyn and the late James. Will be sadly missed by his partner Gina Collins.

 

Legere SusanLEGERE, Susan Linda  - Passed away peacefully with family by her side after a lengthy battle with cancer at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Thursday, February 16, 2017, in her 57th year.

Dearly beloved wife of Adrian Bakermans of 35 years.

Loving mother of Adam Presley, Jason Presley and Cody Bakermans.

Cherished grandmother of Shianne, Sahara, Ronin, Alison, Christina, Willow and Walker.

Dearest sister of Carol, Betty, Monique, Art, Brenda, Jenny, and predeceased by Janet.

Loving daughter of the Late Ullysse and Eleanor Legere.

 

Lawrence NevilleLAWRENCE, Neville Stuart  - September 5, 1930 - February 16, 2017

Passed away peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Friday, February 17th, 2017 at the age of 86.

Beloved husband of the late Marjorie.

Beloved father of Paul Lawrence and his wife Carrie, David (predeceased) and Claire and her husband Tim.

Grandfather to Wren and Trey Bailey and Alex, Jessica and Brian Lawrence.

 

PARKES, Donald Albert Eugene, MusB - April 26, 1937 – February 16, 2017

Died suddenly at St. Michaels Hospital Toronto following cardiac surgery.

Son of the late Dorothy Alma (nee Walker) and Leslie Reginald Parkes.

Loved husband of Margaret (Migz) (nee Rodgers).

 

HARNDEN, Kenneth “Ken”  - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loved ones, on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa, age 80.

Ken was the loving husband of Linda and the beloved father of Marty (Terry), Lynn (Basil), Kim (Gord) and Renée (Don).

 

McLarnon YvonneMcLARNON, Yvonne Hilda  - Mom left in a hurry on the morning of Thursday February 16, 2017 for an early date with Dad.

Yvonne Mathews in her 90th year was the much loved wife of the late Thomas Christopher McLarnon for 65 years. Beloved mother of Peter, James (Lynn) and Judy (Graeme).

Proud Nanna of Mathew (Danielle), Brendon (Ashlea), Cory (Melissa), Joshua, Elliott, Renée and Josh (Kristy) and adoring Great Nanna of Colton and Peyton.

Daughter of the late Albert Mathews and Hilda Stone.

 

Boyes PennyBOYES, Penny (Barbara) Evelyn (nee Smith) - (March 24, 1943 - February 16, 2017) -

Passed away peacefully after a brief illness at home in Pickering on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at the age of 73.

Best friend, and loving wife to William (Bill) Boyes of 52 beautiful years.

Beloved mother to Brian (Tracy), and Barbara (Brent). Loving Grandma to Aubrey, Graydon and Rowan.

 

Robins LarryROBINS, Larry Thomas - Suddenly at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on February 16, 2017 with his family by his side, at the age of 73.

Beloved husband for 50 years to Marlene.

Proud father of Angela (Rod) Ferguson, Shawn (Robin), and Rhonda (Gord) MacGregor.

Cherished Poppa to Kyle, Maggie, Brooke, Angus and Connor.

Brother of Lucille Davidson, Basil (deceased), Shirley Hie, Brenda Watts, Ralph, Perry and Garth.

 

Stata AlexisSTATA, Alexis  - December 18, 1997 - February 14, 2017

With heavy hearts we are saddened to say our beautiful, precious Alexis Tamara Stata passed away on February 14th, 2017.

Divine daughter of Theresa Bradamore and Rob Stata (Emily Thomas).

Loyal sister to Ashley Bradamore , Brooke and Trinity Stata.

Cherished by brother-in-law Chris Aitken and nieces Paris and Kaydence Aitken.