Backus BarbaraBACKUS, Barbara Jean (nee Scammel)  - Passed away peacefully at Caressant Care Mary Street, Lindsay on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at the age of 91.

Barbara was the beloved wife of Ross in their 67th year of marriage.

Loving mother of Donna Backus, Joan Backus (Ricky Schwartz) and Nancy Archer (Bruce).

Cherished grandmother of Loric and Élodie St-Onge, Tory Hearn (Ryan), Jeff Archer (Lauren), Ali Christie (Sean) and Megan Archer. Great-grandmother of Lucas Ross Hearn. Dear sister of Alan Scammell and Sheila Dalton.


Trevett SteveTREVETT, Stephen 'Steve' Allen – (1955 - 2017) - Passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, in Lindsay, Ontario.

Steve was the loving husband of Debbie Trevett. Cherished father of Michael Trevett (Tammy), Kari-Lynn McCabe (Ray), and stepfather of Kathryn Jackson (Robert), Jennifer-Lynn McDonald (Ryan).

Grandfather of Ali-Ray, Taylor, Bayley, Dayton, Braydon, Tiana, Grayson, David, Hope, Tyson, Michael, and Liam.

Steve is survived by his parents Ron and Eileen Trevett, his sisters Teri-Lynn and Sharon, and brothers Mark, Danny and Joel.


Stroud JoanSTROUD, Joan - Peacefully on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Wesburn Manor in Etobicoke, in her 88th year.

Joan Stroud was the beloved wife of the late Frank J. Stroud (2000).

She will be fondly remembered by her in-laws John and Wilma Stroud of Toronto and Mel Simmons of Fenelon Falls, and was predeceased by Barbara (2017) and her husband Arthur Graham (2016), Robert 'Bob' Stroud (2004) and his wife Loretta (2016), Ruby Simmons (2003) and David Stroud (1994).


Luke MargaretLUKE, Margaret Anne – Peacefully passed away with family and nursing staff at her side on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at Caressant Care Nursing Home, McLaughlin Road, Lindsay.

Margaret was the loving daughter of the late Dorothy McPhee (2008) and Orville Luke (1996).

She was the dear sister of Judi Smith (Don), Nancy Demoe (the late Carl), Tom (Kathy), and Jim (Lesley). Margaret will be missed by all her nieces and nephews and extended family.


Greer WileyGREER, Wiley Oliver - Passed away peacefully in his sleep at the Riverview Manor, Peterborough on Sunday, September 24, 2017, at the age of 85.

Beloved husband of the late Shirley (1999). Loving Dad of Louise and Roger, Patricia and Armand, Wiley and Kelly. Loving grandpa of Daryl (Corrie), Kelly, Marie, Trisha (Patrick), Bobby (Carolynn), and great grandpa of Patrick Armand, Hayden and Cole.

Survived by his sister Reta Davis. Lovingly remembered by his family and friends.


Oliver WayneOLIVER, Wayne Lavern – Passed away suddenly on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay, in his 69th year.

Wayne was the beloved husband of Diane Blackbourn, for 48 years. Cherished son-in-law of the late Ethel Blackbourn (2009).

Loving father of Brandi and her husband Ryan Rawlins, and Bobbi and her husband Ron Carter. Adored Pa of Abbi, Emma, Rhys, and Chloe.

Wayne is remembered by his sister Fern Reeves, and brothers-in-law the late Frank Blackbourn (survived by Joan), Bob Blackbourn (Donna), and Bill Marshall (Anita).


Pearson FrankPEARSON, Francis John 'Frank' - John Passed suddenly on September 24, 2017, in Elliot Lake, ON, at the age of 71.

He is survived by his wife of over 50 years, Erica and his children John Pearson (and wife Lili), Barbara McCarthy (and husband Rob) and David Pearson (and girlfriend Christine). 

Grandpa to 10 grandchildren (one predeceased) and a Great-Grandpa to one great-granddaughter.


English AudreyENGLISH, Audrey "Ruth"  –  Entered into rest on Sunday, Sept 24, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay. Audrey "Ruth" English (nee Muir) was in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of the late "Earl" Robert English (2002).

Loving mother of Terry (Doug), Sue, Judy (John), the late Laurie (1997), Debbie, Nancy (Ron).

Proud grandmother of seven grandchildren & eight great grandchildren.

Beloved sister of Laurie (Carl).


Newcombe AlNEWCOMBE, Albert Hibbert - (1923 - 2017) - 

Resident of Alderwood in Toronto from 1950-2014
Longterm employee of Hertz and Toronto Transit Comission
Longterm summer resident of Raby's Shore Drive, Fenelon Falls
World War II Veteran, North Nova Scotia Highlanders

Peacefully and with much dignity with family at his side, at Ross Memorial Hospital, Palliative Care Unit, in Lindsay, on Friday, September 22, 2017. Al Newcombe of Bobcaygeon was in his 95th year.

Beloved husband of the late Nora Grace Newcombe (nee Gambell). Loving father of John Newcombe and his wife Pat of Bobcaygeon.


TREMEER, Audrey Aileen (née Keeler) – Entered into rest at the Ross Memorial Hospital on Friday, September 22, 2017, in her 79th year.

Audrey was the beloved wife of the late Allan.

Loving mother of Lorie Brijeski (Jay) and Ron Tremeer (Irene). Dear grandma of Matthew and Katie Brijeski.


Hall VeraHALL, Vera Mason (Foster) - (Proud Graduate of Kingston General Hospital Class of 1944) - Entered into rest at Caressant Care Mary Street, Lindsay on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the age of 95.

Vera Foster was the beloved wife of the late Ernest “Dick” Hall (2007).

Loving mother of Dianne, Peter and Stephen also mother in law to Gloria Hall. Cherished grandmother of Michelle, Richard and Nicholas also 5 great grandchildren.


Williams MildredWILLIAMS, Mildred Lillian - (August 15, 1926 - September 20, 2017) - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mildred Williams, predeceased this year by her husband of 73 years, Glen Williams.

Mother to Richard and Lynda, Robin (predeceased) and Linda and Ralph and Joanne.

Devoted Grandmother to Jarrett, Shannon, Scott, Kimberly (predeceased), Lindsay, Courtney and Morgan. Great grandmother to 11 great grandchildren.

Mildred was a war bride and a committed contributor to all endeavours. She was a partner and builder of a family business with her father and brother. She was a member of the Eastern Star Lodge in Lindsay.


Black ButchBLACK, Laverne 'Butch' - Passed away on Monday, September 18, 2017, in his 68th year, after a lengthy illness.

Predeceased by his loving wife Linda McKelvey.

He will always be affectionately remembered by his son John, daughter-in-law Stephanie, grandchildren Amy, Brenden, Dana, as well as by his favourite companion dog Aussie.


VANDEWATER, Robert - (October 9, 1948 - September 18, 2017) - 

Passed away Monday, September 18, 2017.


Campbell IreneCAMPBELL, Irene Ann (Scott) - Peacefully at Columbia Forest Long Term Care, Waterloo on Monday September 18, 2017 in her 95th year.

Irene (Scott) Campbell was the beloved wife of the late Jackson Campbell (2000).

Dear mother of Lorraine and her husband Jack Priolo of Kitchener and the late Larry Campbell. Dear grandmother of John and Candice. Pre-deceased by her brothers and sisters.


Mahon NealMAHON, Neal James - (August 3, 1933 - September 17, 2017) -  (Avid hockey player and former employee of Bell Canada for 37 years) -

It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved Neal at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre in Peterborough on Sunday, September 17, 2017, in his 85th year.

Neal was the loving husband of Evelyn (nee Isherwood) for 63 years. Much loved father of Brian (Marian) Mahon of California, Shirley (Tom) Lucas of Downeyville, Darrel (Colleen) Mahon of Downeyville, MaryJane (Mark) Williams of Lindsay, Kevin (Marla) Mahon of Reaboro and Ken (Trish) Mahon of Virginia.


Little SusanLITTLE, Susan Margaret - After a tragic accident, entered into rest suddenly in Peterborough on Sunday, September 17, 2017, in her 57th year.

Susan was the loving daughter of Paul (Donna) Healey and the late Beverley Healey (2016). Lovingly remembered by her partner Bob Parkin.

Dear sister of Karen (Greg) Patterson of Dunsford, Sean of Oshawa and predeceased by her sister Kelly Marie (2009). Loving aunt of Bryse Patterson. Fondly remembered by her aunts, uncles and cousins.


Houtby FredHOUTBY, Frederick 'Fred' - At his residence on Sunday evening, September 17, 2017 in his 84th year.

Beloved husband and best friend of Irene Houtby (nee Gough-Wormald). Loving stepfather of Larry (Irene) and David (Doug). Fondly remembered by his grandchildren Thomas, Joseph, Robert and Taylor.

Dear brother of Gordon, Walter and William. Predeceased by his sisters Evelyn, Alma, Mabel, Louise, Helen and by his brother George, Harold, Edward and Arthur. Also lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews.


Presley PaulPRESLEY, Paul Frederick - Entered into rest on Sunday, September 17, 2017 in the Palliative Care Unit of Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay, with his family by his side. Paul Presley of Fenelon Falls was in his 77th year.

Beloved husband of Patricia Presley (nee Moore). Loving father of Quentin (Stacey) of Whitby and Nolan (Rebecca) of Cameron. Paul was the proud grandfather of Hudson.

Dear brother of David Presley and his wife Lutie Anne of Lindsay.


Johnston CorryJOHNSTON, Cornelia 'Corry' (Chalkin) - It is with sad hearts that we announce the death of Cornelia Johnston (Chalklin) on September 17, 2017 at the age of 82 years.

Corry, as she was affectionately called by her friends, passed away peacefully at home in Bobcaygeon after a long and courageous battle with cancer, with her devoted husband Bert Johnston, by her side.

Corry spent her younger days as a “keep fit” instructor in Toronto and later enjoyed many years of line dancing as well as instructing with her friends. Corry always kept a very immaculate home and was a wonderful cook.


Johnston DonaldJOHNSTON, Donald - (Resident of Haliburton, Ontario) - Peacefully at Extendicare-Haliburton on Friday evening, September 15, 2017 in his 92nd year.

Beloved son of the late Sidney and Jessie Johnston (nee Pope). Loving brother of Doris (Doug) and Bill (Jane). Predeceased by his brother Jack (Sandra).

Also lovingly remembered by his nieces Ann (Doug), Peggy, Tamara (Barry) and his nephew Mark (Stephanie) and by his great nieces and nephews.


Coumbs GeraldineCOUMBS, Geraldine - (Resident of Haliburton, Ontario) - Peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Thursday evening, September 14, 2017 in her 56th year.

Beloved wife of Gregory Coumbs. Cherished daughter of Mary McNeil and the late Merreit McNeil. Loving mother of Crystal (Tim Robinson) and Stacey (David Swanton). Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Madison and Layne.

Dear sister of John, Reta, Wanda-Lee, and Roy. Predeceased by her brother Merreit Jr.


Bertino LenaBERTINO, Michelina Maria 'Lena' – Entered into rest with her family by her side on Thursday, September 14th, 2017 at the Ross Memorial Hospital in her 87th year.

Daughter of Cosimo “Charlie” and Severina “Sarah” Lamantia. Beloved wife for 56 years of the late Anthony Bertino.

Loving mother to Nancy (Joseph), and Joe (Tina).

Cherished grandmother of Alexander of Lindsay, Matthew (Margarita) of Ohio, Michael of Hamilton, Holly-Anne (Joshua Stone) of Lindsay, Julian of Ottawa, Zachary of Ottawa, and great-grandmother of Hayleigh Finch of St. Catharines, Anthony and Andrew of Ohio.


EASON, Dorothy Viola (Gilbert) - (July 19, 1921 – September 14, 2017) - Entered into rest at her home at the age of 96.

Dorothy Gilbert was the beloved wife of the late Gordon Eason (1971).

Loving mother of Gordon (Lynn Dee) and Gail. Cherished grandmother of Matthew (Emily) and Heather.


Roberts MilesROBERTS, Miles - (Resident of Haliburton, Ontario) - Peacefully with his family by his side on Tuesday evening, September 12, 2017 in his 62nd year.

Beloved husband of Meeka Roberts (nee Mulder). Dear brother of Pat (Bob Hall), Dan, and Lindsay (Lorri).

Predeceased by his parents Les & Olga Roberts (nee McGuire).

Miles will also be loved and missed by his uncle Don McGuire, as well as many nephews, nieces, stepson and his large extended family.


Seles LouisSELES, Louis Frank - On September 12, 2017 in his 85th year.

Predeceased by his wife Maureen Seles (nee O’Hare).

Caring Father of Michael, and Katherine (Richard).

His brother Des also predeceased Louis.

Many other relatives and friends will remember him.