Durham

 

LANGDON, Norman Edward  - (April 4, 1934 - March 17, 2017) - 

On Friday March 17th, 2017, Norman was reunited with the love of his life Beryl. 

Norman leaves behind his children; Vince (Laura) Langdon and Michelle (Jamie) Showers, his grandchildren; Emma, Hannah, Chloe and Nolan Showers and Kyle, Taylor, Rhys, Sarah and Olivia Langdon. 

 

BURGESS, (Cork) Howard  - Passed peacefully after a hard-fought battle, on March 17th, 2017 at Northumberland Hills Hospital at the age of 70.

Beloved husband to Inez (nee: Bickell) for 53 years.

Much loved father of Darlene Hunt and Denise (Al) Gibbons. Cherished grandpa to 7 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

 

CONWAY, Donald Edward - A lifelong and avid railroader at Canadian National Railway, signed his last transfer and took the next train to heaven as a true Irishman on St. Patrick's Day, March 17, 2017.

The last few years of Dad's life had been filled with pain and further health challenges resulting from victorious battles fought with cancer and blocked arteries.

 

McKnight DougMcKNIGHT, Douglas Wayne - (Retired Region of Durham employee) — Peacefully at his residence, March 17, 2017 in his 63rd year.

Beloved husband of Heidi for over 41 years.

Son of William & Joan McKnight.

Dear father of Tom McKnight and Lisa Mitchell (husband Ian).

Loving grandfather of Tommy, Liam, Max & Jamie.

Brother of Carol Smith (husband Mark) and Paul McKnight (wife Rita). Uncle of Quinn & Jesse.

 

ROUT, James Edward  - (September 26, 1957 - March 17, 2017) - 

Much Loved son of Eleanor and the late Thomas Rout

Beloved Father of Andrew Rout and Grandfather of Dathan Rout. He will be much missed by step children Angela O'Neil ,Jamie Smith and their families.

Also remembered by his sisters Cathy, Donna, Leslie, Darlene and Dawn and their families.

 

McVEIGH, Eleanor Frances —  Passed away quietly at Oshawa General Hospital on Friday, March 17, 2017 in her 92nd year.

Wife of the late Stan McVeigh and dear mother of Robin (wife Beverly).

 

Johnstone ArthurJOHNSTONE, Arthur Leslie - GM Retiree, 32 years service. Peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family, on Thursday, March 16, 2017, at the age of 84.

Beloved husband of 57 years to Lois (nee Mullen). Loving dad of Greg

(Lorraine) and Wayde (Lynne). Loving grandpa of Talon, Sheldon, Shevon and Holly.

Will also be missed by his brothers, sister, extended family and many friends.

 

KELLY, Rosemary (nee Davis)  - Passed away on Thursday March 16, 2017, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, surrounded by her loving family.

Rosemary is survived by her children Ted (Carolyn), Lea-Ann and Janine (Peter).

 

Robertson MargaretROBERTSON, Margaret June “Maggie”  - June 28, 1932 - March 16, 2017

Passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 16th, 2017, surrounded by her loving family in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of the late Charles Joseph Robertson.

Cherished mother of Robert (Brenda) and Michael (Mark).

Adored Nana to Brendan and Andrew.

Dear cousin of Beryl and her daughter Carole of England.  

 

Cooper FrancisCOOPER, Francis “Frank” Gordon  - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa with family by his side on Thursday, March 16, 2017 in his 94th year.

Beloved husband of Pearl (née Pike) for 65 years.

Loving brother of Dorothea McGrath and predeceased by David and Jeanne.

Frank will be missed by extended family and friends.

 

Pleizier GracePLEIZIER, Grace (nee Vanderlinde)  - Peacefully with her family by her side at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at age 61.

Loving wife of Doug Bayers. Cherished mother of Shannon (Jeff Chatten), John-Ros (Teresa) Pleizier, Kimberly (Josh Bowman), Jeffrey Pleizier and loved stepmother of Samatha Bayers and Hannah Bayers.

Proud Nana and Oma of Tannisha, Cassidy, Nathan, Dillon, William and Audrey 'Gracie'. Dear sister of George (Jackie) Vanderlinde and John (Kim) Vanderlinde.

Predeceased by her parents Martjntje and William Vanderlinde.

 

Rimland Zinaida ZinaRIMLAND-ZINAIDA, Zina - Passed away peacefully with grace and dignity on March 16th, 2017 at the age of 90.

Predeceased by her husband Robert Rimland (2014)

Loved and cherished mother of Laura Rimland of Whitby and Tony Rimland and his wife Carol of California.

Much loved Babi of Alison of Whitby, Michael (Nathalie) of Quebec and Johnathan (Lisa) of Whitby, Gillian, Robin (Michael), Jessica and Elizabeth all of California.  Great grandmother of 6. 

Predeceased by her parents, as well as her two sisters.

 

Attersley BeckyATTERSLEY, Becky (nee Junkin)  - 6/30/1971 - 3/16/2017

Cherished wife of Steven and beloved mother of Claire.  

Forever mourned by her parents, Janis and Wayne Junkin, her sister Katrina Morin and her mother-in-law, Ruth Attersley.

Loving sister-in-law of Michelle and Steve Sadecki.  

Most wonderful aunt to Caroline and Beatrix Morin and Ryan and Adam Sadecki.  

Born with Spina Bifida, Becky never let her physical challenges stand in her way.  

 

Morrissey PatrickMORRISSEY, Patrick John Joseph  - (Retired TTC operator)  - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 at the age of 91.

Much loved husband of Mary for 62 years.

Loved and cherished father of Cora Hughes and her husband Craig of Barrie and Amanda Lietz and her husband Alan of Mississauga. Much loved grandfather of Caitlin and Michael.

Survived by his sister Gai Morrissey of Ireland.

 

Ego Aguirre MacIntosh VeronicaEGO-AQUIRRE-MacINTOSH, Veronica - Passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 at the age of 42.

Loved wife of Adam. Cherished mother of Paige and Conall.

Dear daughter of Jorge and Rosina Ego-Aguirre.

Survived by her sister Rocio Leitman and her husband Karl.

 

Bozo GorgetteBOZO, Georgette (nee Maksoud)  - Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family on March 15, 2017 at the age of 84.

Beloved Wife of the late Abdul-Nour (2002).

Loved and loving Mother of Edison (Kari), Helene (Nigel) and John (Sherry).

Cherished Grandmother of Rachael, Zachary, Michael, Jacob and Theo.

Survived by her siblings: Lydia and Sam and pre-deceased by her parents John & Marie Maksoud.

 

Mitchell JamesMITCHELL, James David "Jim"  - Peacefully with his family by his side, Jim passed away at Ajax/ Pickering Hospital on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 in his 80th year.

Beloved husband of the late Lillian.

Cherished father of Doug (Carol), Debbie (Kevin) and Patty.

Proud Papa of Nicole, Mike, Erin and Jake.

Sadly missed by his brother Tom (Daphne), his sister Laurie Anne (Rob) and by his sister-in-law Judy. Predeceased by his brother Don.

Fondly remembered by his extended family and friends.

 

WEIR, Malcolm "Mal" George  - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Malcom George Weir (76), loving husband, peerless father, devoted grandfather, and friend.

Mal passed quietly on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at 1:45 a.m. with family by his side.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Joan, his sons Ian and Jason, daughters- in-law Katherine and Karen and, certainly the joy of his life, Malcolm's three grandsons Hayden, Quentin and Kyle.

 

DellAgnese JohnDELL’AGNESE, Peter John  - Peter John: Unexpectedly in Toronto on Wednesday March 15, 2017 at the age of 49.

Devoted Papa to Luca.

Cherished son to Teresa and the late Renato.

Caring brother to Brenda (Matt Santoro). And mentor to so many in the photo production industry.

Pete will be sadly missed by his extended family, friends and all lucky enough to have known him.

 

Morrison JeffreyMORRISON, Jeffrey Scott - (October 28, 1957 - March 15, 2017) -

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 at home in his 60th year.

He will be sadly missed by his brothers Bruce and Kevin, their wives Donna and Vonda, his step-mother Bette Morrison, and his sweetheart Marilyn Jarvie.

Jeff was a very talented artist and musician and leaves behind a legacy of his works for others to enjoy and remember him by.

 

Makos BruceMAKOS, Bruce  - On Monday, March 13, 2017, Bruce Kenneth Makos, age 57, passed away suddenly at his cottage home on Lake Catchacoma.

Bruce was a well-known and much-loved chiropractor who sold his Richmond Hill-based business in 2012 and retired. 

Since then, he has enjoyed spending time with his grandkids, relaxing at the cottage, and travelling the world with his best friend and life partner, Karen Bentham.

Bruce graduated from University of Toronto with an MSc in 1987 and from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 1991.

 

Brown JohnBROWN, John Henry 'Jack'  - (April 30, 1938 - March 14, 2017) - It is with profound sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Jack.

Beloved husband of 46 years to Marie (Campbell).

Son of Margaret (Peggy) Wheeldon Brown and John Brown (deceased).

Jack was a loving father to Michael (Merici). Cherished grandfather to Caitlyn, Angela and Mary-Clare.

Jack will be fondly remembered by his siblings Shirley (Peter), Allen (Kim), Bill (Diane), Donald (deceased) Douglas (Carol), Deborah and Melanie. He will be missed by his nieces and nephews who loved him dearly.

 

Grey DouglasGREY, Douglas - Peacefully at the Ajax-Pickering Hospital on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 in his 99th year.

Beloved husband of Ilene.

Dear father of Dorothy (Ray), Judy (late Tom), Doug (Maryann), Connie (Ron), Patricia (late Bill), Steve (Mary), Bob (Flo) and Scott (Yuwei).

Proud grandfather of 12, great-grandfather and great-great-grandfather of 66.

Doug was a WWII PoW and a proud member of the "Cradle Crew."

 

Friedhoff TheresaFRIEDHOFF, Theresa (nee Stöllinger)  - June 9, 1938 - March 14, 2017

Peacefully with her daughters by her side at the Toronto General Hospital on Wednesday, March 14, 2017, at the age of 78 years.

Loving mother of Michele Muench (Christian) and Christine Snow (John).

Cherished grandmother of Christopher, Johnathan, Nicole and Michael.

Dear sister of Seppi, Hilde, Karli and predeceased by Burgi, Jonny and Stefan.

 

HAY, William 'Bill'  - (January 27, 1925 - March 13, 2017) - 

Passed away quietly on Monday, March 13th, 2017 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 92.

Loving husband of Sheila Villeneuve. Predeceased by his first wife Helen Miller Hay.

Dear father of Eleanor, Bob (Wendy), Dan (Mary), Rick (Birgit) and Terri (Tom). Beloved grandfather to Adam and Sean.

 

Bratby GailBRATBY, Gail Sharon Bratby  - (September 3rd, 1953 – March 13th, 2017) -

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa with her husband by her side on March 13th.

Loving wife of Stan for 35 years.

Survived by parents Mack and Rose. Cherished sister of Gloria (Carl) and Glenda (Dave)

She will be dearly remembered by her nieces and nephew, and missed by the boys Bear and Duke. She will forever be loved by many close friends