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VELASCO, Javier 'Frank' - (30-Year Member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police)

Peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family, on Saturday July 22nd, 2017 at the age of 58.

Beloved husband of Hedda Alberta.

Loving father of Matthew Ricardo and Christina Louisa.

 

Tesanovic ZoricaTESANOVIC, Zorica  - Peacefully on Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at the age of 91.

Beloved wife of the late Drago.

Loving mother of Dusan (Dan) and Lilya Crawford.

Cherished Baka of Sierra, Andy, and Lauren. Great Grandmother of Lumen and Avery.

Zorica will be lovingly remembered by her friends, family and all who had the pleasure of knowing her.

 

Davidchuk JackDAVIDCHUK, Jack Matthew  - After a full life, Jack Matthew Davidchuk, 85, of Ashburn Ontario, passed away on July 22nd, 2017.

Jack leaves behind his loving wife of 48 years, Rita Joan Davidchuk (Keezer); his son, Matthew Davidchuk, daughter-in-law, GuiZong, and grandson, Julian Davidchuk, of Seattle, Washington; his daughter, Chantal Davidchuk, son-in-law, Andrew Goodin, grandson, James Goodin, and granddaughter, Amy Goodin of Westminster, Colorado; and his son, Stephen Davidchuk, and daughter-in-law Aesuk Moon of Pickering, Ontario.

He is survived by his sisters Ann Waschuk of Winnipeg, Mary James of Montreal, Nell Taylor of Winnipeg, Lucy Clary of Portage-la-Prairie, Ruth Davidchuk of Mount Albert, and many nieces and nephews.

  

OLSSON, Cyril  - Cyril passed away peacefully on July 22nd 2017 at the age of 86 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

He will be dearly missed by his son Gregory.

Grandpa to Aiden and Kyra. Close friend to Audrey.

 

ARNOLD, Donald  - Suddenly on Friday, July 22, 2017 at his home in Oshawa, at age 50.

Donny Arnold, beloved son of Marilyn and the late Donald Arnold of Port Perry.

 

EADE, Bonita Lynne - At Beaverton, on Saturday, July 22, 2017.

Bonnie (Petrie) Eade, beloved wife of Jim Eade of Beaverton. Dear mother of Jen (Garth) Casselman of Cannington and John (Debbie) Eade of Beaverton.

 

Ferreira CynthiaFERREIRA, Cynthia Marie - (Ba.H Queens University) -

(November 13, 1982 - July 21, 2017) - (Infrastructure Technician, Engineering Service, City of Oshawa) -

With profound sadness the family of Cynthia announces her passing at Kingston General Hospital at the young age of 34, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Beloved daughter of Antonio Jose (Tony) and Dianne (nee Markiewicz) Ferreira, cherished sister of Jennifer (Kevin) Rebelo and Michael (Amanda) Ferreira and devoted Tia of Briana, Sofia, and Karina Rebelo.

 

KELLETT, Ross  - Peacefully at home on Friday, July 21, 2017 in his 76th year.

Dear brother of Ralph (Dorothy) and Byron (Nancy).

Loving uncle of Wayne, Kristal (Monte), Tracy (Wayne) and Donney.

 

Edwards VioletEDWARDS, Violet  - November 10, 1932 - July 21, 2017

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday, July 21st, 2017 at the age of 84.

Born November 10th, 1932 in Moneycarragh, Clough, Northern Ireland.

Predeceased by her husband Desmond and son Derek.

Survived by her sons Alan (Shelley) and Andrew (Nancy).

Sister to Mandy Amos, Elizabeth Whiting (John), Robert Allen (Joy) all of England. Sister and best friend to Caroline Kraft of Oshawa.

Special aunt to Kelly and Justin, and Martin and Patricia of British Columbia. Auntie Violet will be missed by her many nieces and nephews in the U.K.

 

BROWN, William (GREGORY)  - Passed away on July 20th, 2017.

Much loved husband of Carolyn.

Devoted father of Ryan and his wife Danielle and Graham and his wife Kate.

 

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.