Durham

 

Darch GloriaDARCH, Gloria Violet Lucille  - (First woman pilot in Ontario, former teacher Durham College, avid skier and member of Oshawa Tennis Club.)

Peacefully at Hillsdale Estates on Thursday May 18, 2017 at the age of 91.

Beloved wife of the late Albert Darch.

Cherished sister of Anita Preston and the late Jacqueline Wilson. Will be lovingly remembered by niece Andrea Cullen and her lifelong friend Audrey Gouldburn.

 

OAKE, Stanley  - Peacefully, after a lengthy illness on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at the Lakeridge Heath Centre in Oshawa at age 74.

Stanley Oake, beloved husband of Marguerite (nee Bishop).

Loved father of Michelle Bove (Frank) of Caledon, Ken Oake (Dawn Tracz) of Brampton, Keith Oake (Cheryl) of Angus and JoAnn Oake (Pam Robinson) of Port Perry.

 

Hughes BobHUGHES, Bob - Passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at the age of 68.

Beloved father of Mary-Anne (Gavin Higgins) and Sarah Hughes (Chris Medwid).

Proud grandpa of Rachel Higgins, Maeve Higgins and Olivia Medwid.

Sadly missed by Jan Hughes and his brothers Rick and Steve Hughes (Mona). Uncle of Richard Hughes, Chris Hughes, Kenny Hughes, Robert McLachlan and the late Scott McLachlan. Son of the late Fred and Iola Hughes.

 

MICKELER, Hildegard  - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Predeceased by her husband Gustav.

Loving mother, who will be sadly missed by Martin (Katharine) and Marion (George Blake) from Long Sault.

Proud grandmother to Stephen (Carolynn) and Sarah (Kevin), Emily (Francois) and Adam. Great-grandmother to Noah and Owen.

 

Kocot DorisKOCOT, Doris Elizabeth  - Passed away at Wynfield LTC on Wednesday May 17th, 2017 at the age of 87.

Dearly loved wife of the late Alexander (2014)

Much loved mother of Edward and his wife Roslyn of Thorold, Janice of Oshawa, Daniel of Oshawa, Robert and his wife Sherry of Courtice and Blaine and his wife Cynthia of Minden.

Grandmother of Jeffery, Krista, Alicia (Chris), Jake, Hailey, Alexander and Wilhelmena. Great Grand mother of Anthony and Olivia.

Survived by her brothers Murray Elliott and his wife Claudette and Ross Elliott and his wife Eileen.

 

West JermitteWEST, Jermitte Elaine  - Passed away peacefully on May 17, 2017 with her family by her side at Ajax-Pickering Hospital.

Beloved wife of Lloyd George West.

Loving mother of Michael (Michelle), Sandra, Judith (Cassius) and Paula (Phillip). Cherished Grandma of Jordan, Tasha, Desiree, Bianca, Destiny and Joshua.

She will be missed by her sister Hazel, her friends, and extended family. Predeceased by her parents John and Avis Foreman, and sisters Enid, Evelyn, and Collette.

 

MCNEVIN, Doreen  - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on May 17th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

Loving wife of the late Amos Langley.

Cherished mother of Christina “Ann” Hall (Wilf), Jeff Langley (Darlene), Donny Langley (Kathy), Sandra Birkinshaw, Donna Thertell (Terry) and Anita Berrea (Larry).

 

Alexandre MariaALEXANDRE, Maria Amelia  - (1944 - 2017) -

Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family on Wednesday, May 17, 2017.

Devoted wife of Avelino for 53 years.

Loving mother of James (Helen) and Andy (Sharon). Cherished Avo to Elain, James & Amanda and Bisavo of Gavin, Amelia & Jocelyn.

Dear sister of Fernanda (Luis) DaSilva and John (Manuela) Oliveira of Portugal.

 

Romano DonatoROMANO, Donato 'Mike'  - Passed away suddenly at his home on Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 at the age of 80.

Beloved husband of Assunta for 49 years.

Loving father of Tony (Jennifer) and Remo (Mary).

Cherished Nonno of Jacob, Allessandra, Micayla, Matteo, Luca, Jahmar, Keil and Tyjae.

Dear brother of John (Antonietta), Frank (late Suleina), Antonietta (Carmine), Ida (late Tommaso) and Luisa (late Nunzio).

Brother-in-law of Vince Guerrizio (Lina) and Gino Guerrizio (Annetta). Sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews and friends.

 

Wiles GaryWILES, Gary David “aka Griz”  - Suddenly at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Wednesday May 17, 2017 in his 54th year.

Beloved son of Lillian and the late Walter Wiles.

Dear brother of Susan Dunphy, who is in heaven now, (Jon), Maureen Wiles-Frost (Bob Bates), Rick Wiles (Bonnie), Carol Wiles-Clarke, Kathi Wiles, George Wiles (Tracy), Cindy Wiles-Carr (Don) and Daniel Wiles.

Will be sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews and their families, his best friend Murray Gerrits, and his fishing buddies.

 

Price BrucePRICE, Bruce  - Suddenly on Wednesday May 17, 2017 at the age of 67.

Sadly missed by his wife Laurie.

Dear father to Dennis and loving step father to Lindsay and Ashley.

Brother to Doug, Donna, Brent, Bryan and their families.

 

Bowen DavidBOWEN, David  - March 31, 1941 - May 17, 2017

Passed away after a brief illness at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 76.

Beloved husband of Lola (nee Pring).

Loving father of Helen Marie (Scott) Houghton, and Kathryn (Scott) Hall.

Cherished grandfather of Bradley & Alyssa Houghton, and Robert & Hannah Hall.

Dear brother of Linda (Cameron) Reids.

Greatly missed by his grand dogs Lucy & Harley.

 

Kovacs AuroraKOVACS, Aurora  - Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family on May 17, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Andrei.

Loving mother of Andrei and Vilmos (Aurora). Cherished Mama of Tibor, Cristian and Norbert.

Dear sister in law of Basei and Ianos (Marika).

 

ELSIE, Theresa “Terry” –  Peacefully at Thorntonview Long Term Care on May 16th 2017 in her 89th year.

Predeceased by her husband Ernest.

Beloved mother of Jo-Ann Jordan (Bryce) and the late Gerald.

 

DeZeeuw GraceDeZEEUW, Grace DeZeeuw  - passed peacefully at The Wynfield LTC Residence on May 16, 2017 at the age of 82, after a 7 year battle with Levy Body Dementia. 

She will be greatly missed by her daughter Yolande and son-in-law Brian Dennis, along with loyal friends Laura, Gunda, Anne, Nelly and family in the Netherlands and Western Canada.

A very special thank you to ALL the staff for the TLC you gave my Mom, especially my girls in McLaughlin Bay. 

I truly do not know what I would have done without your love and support.

 

BENGEL, Bernice - Peacefully, at home with her family by her side on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at age 67.

Bernice (nee Mappin), beloved wife of Ewald Bengel.

Loving mother of Diana Chartres (Daniel), Matthew Bengel (Daina) and David Bengel.

 

McGrath DorotheaMcGRATH, Dorothea (Alberta)  - Passed away peacefully at Ajax-Pickering Hospital on Tuesday May 16, 2017 in her 86th year.

Beloved wife of the late Edward.

Loving mother of Karen (Jeff) Walpole, Marion (Dave) Ralston, and Beverly (Terry) Cowles.

Cherished grandma of Walter (Jennifer), Darrell (Johanna), Melissa, Steven (Cherie), Matthew, Joel (Jessica), Kevin (Brandon) and 9 great grandchildren.

Predeceased by her brothers Frank and Dave Cooper and sister Jeannie Cooper.

 

Iwanczyk MaryIWANCZYK, Mary  - Passed away peacefully in the presence of family and friends, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Tuesday May 16, 2017 at the age of 75.

Beloved wife of Kazmier.

Loving mother of Stella Iwanczyk, FrankyIwanczyk, Aggie Dow (Larry) and Ted Iwanczyk (Angie).

Cherished Babcie of Josh, Kristen, Cyndie, Allyssa, Carly, Shelby, Jake, Emila, Dominik and special great granddaughter Rylie.

Predeceased by grandchildren Kacie and Kallie.

Survived by her sisters Agnes and Anne.

 

HALLIDAY, James ‘Jim’ Ferguson  - Peacefully at Glen Hill Strathaven in Bowmanville on Tuesday, May 16th, 2017. Jim, in his 88th year.

Beloved husband of Ruth of Oshawa.

Loving father of David Halliday and wife Marie of Brampton, Mary Morrisey and husband David of Oshawa and the late Deborah Ann Halliday.

 

Dickie EleanorDICKIE, Eleanor Margaret (nee Dunn)  - (January 24th, 1923 - May 16th, 2017)

Our Lady of Perpetual Motion slipped peacefully away at Lakeridge Oshawa Hospital.

Predeceased by James, her loving husband of 50 years, sons Michael and James, brothers and sisters Art, Jack, Marie, Eugene, Vernon, Evelyn and Martin.

Her passing is mourned by her loving children, John (Judy), Barbara (Barry), Karen (Greg), Brian (Myia) (Sandy), Paula (Mike), Melanie, Christina (James), Lisa (Jay), adoring grandchildren Taylor, Jamie, Molly, Daniel, Eric (Mallory), Selina (Dave), Mike (Dawn), Rebecca, Melissa (Mike), Ryan, Jada, Kevin, Ian (Shirin), Julie-Ann, Colin (Bree), Emily (Charles), Jillian, Simon, Meghan, Dylan, Graham, Mason and Madelaine and great grandchildren Kyle, Britain, Riley and Aidan.

 

HOLLINGSWORTH, Richard  - Peacefully, on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 surrounded by family, at his home in Port Perry, at age 71.

Richard Hollingsworth, beloved husband of Wendy (nee Simpson).

Loving father of Theresa and her husband Tim Newmarch of Little Britain, Kathy and her husband Jim Kirschner of Bradford, and Chad Hollingsworth and his wife Heather of Whitby. Loved grandfather of Cole, Wyatt, Jessica, Jeffrey, Samantha, and Benjamin.

 

Katz RichardKATZ, Richard Leo  - Passed away surrounded by the love of his family on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at the Ajax Pickering Hospital.

Loving husband, best friend and soulmate of Christine.

Devoted dad of Adam (Ashley), Erin (Dave) and Joel (Kaitlyn). Cherished grandpops of Parker, Lily and Dawson.

Devoted & loving son of Sharon and the late Zenneth.

Beloved brother of Allan(Lori), Barbara(Laib) and Joey(Tracy).

Richard will be fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, family, friends and by his best friend Melo.

 

Locke RodneyLOCKE, Rodney John - Suddenly, after a brief illness, Rodney John Locke of Buckhorn, and most recently Bowmanville, passed away May 16th, 2017, at the age of 70.

Cherished husband for 48 years, of Laurene Locke, and father to Darren Locke (Lorelei Downes), of Bowmanville, and Darcy Locke (Brandi Locke) of Banff, Alberta. Adored grandfather to Erica 'Riley', Ethan, and Zachariah Crump, of Bowmanville, Scott and Hailey of Banff, Alberta.

Rod was the cherished brother-in-law and uncle to many nieces and nephews, and a friend to all he met. He will always be remembered by his four-legged travelling partner and constant companion, Lexie, the chocolate lab.

Rodney will be remembered by colleagues of the City of Kawartha Lakes, and Husky Oil in Alberta.

 

HENNING, Elroy Clarence 'Slats' - Passed away peacefully at Heart of Hastings Hospice on Monday May 15, 2017 in his 86th year.

Beloved husband of the late Shirley Henning. Loving father of Tracey Lines (Steve) and Grandpa of Colton Lines (Brooke), Cassandra Lines and a great granddaughter on the way, Keira.

Survived by his brother Ken Henning (Claire). Will be missed by his sister in law Glady Kearns (Dave) and all the nieces and nephews.

 

Anastassakis DimitraANASTASSAKIS, Dimitra - (December 18, 1918 - May 15, 2017) - 

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday, May 15th, 2017 in her 99th year.

Beloved wife of the late Andreas.

Loving mother of Philip (predeceased) and Janny.

Cherished Yiayia of Roula (predeceased), Toula, Andreas (Katie) and Niko (Stefana). Great grandmother of Janny, Byron, Zach, Marika, Lily, Nikki-Lynn and Philip, and great great grandmother of Esther.

 

Magdeski TrajceMAGDESKI, Trajce  - Peacefully at Southlake Regional Health Centre on Monday, May 15, 2017 in his 82nd year.

Beloved husband of Marija.

Dear father of Milena (Lubco), Aleksandar (Diana) and Lidija (Josif). Loving Dedo of Mila, Mirjana, Marija, Biljana and Bosko.

Sadly missed by his brother Spiro (Vera) and sister Elena.