Stratton KrisSTRATTON, Kristin Micheal 'Kris' - Passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Thursday, November 23, 2017, surrounded by love.

Kris was the much loved husband of Laurie and dad to Grace, Rebecca and MJ.

Beloved son of John (Laurie) and Sandra, and brother of Tim (Tricia) and the late Kari-Ann (John).

Adored son-in-law of Jim (Marie) Spencer, and brother-in-law of Jim (Julie) and Vikki (Jack).


Towns GeorgeTOWNS, George Raymond Lloyd - At the Markham Stouffville Hospital on Wednesday, November 22, 2017, age 96 years.

George Towns, formerly of Brighton, son of the late William Towns and the late Susan (Bill).

Loving husband of Annette (Goertzen).

Dear father of Brian Towns (Debbie) of Trail, B.C., Janet Maharaj (Neil) of Calgary, Alberta, Michael Towns (Karen) of Thunder Bay, Wendy Burkhart of Sault Ste. Marie, Donald Towns (Malinda) of Brooklin, and Lloyd Towns of Toronto.


VINK, Antonius Johannes - Peacefully, with his children by his side, on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at Port Hope Extendicare, at the age of 88. 

Beloved father of John, the late Peter, the late Anthony, Cathy (Vince), JoAnne, Mike (Penny), Janet, Beverly (Neil), the late Hennie (Anne), Gerry (Gord) and Patti (Val). 

He will be sadly missed by his 21 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and his family in Holland. 


SZABO, Elizabeth 'Liz' Linda (nee Phillips) - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at 70 years of age. 

Beloved wife of Jozsef Szabo. 

Beloved mother of Sandar Szabo (Emily) and Eric Szabo. 

Cherished grandmother of Zambezi, Elek, Kai, and Nathaniel. 


Stapells BredinSTAPELLS, R. Bredin - Q.C. - Toronto, August 13, 1925 – Port Hope, November 21, 2017 - Suddenly, with the compassionate care of Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg after 92 wonderful years.

Bredin's ever present enthusiasm and curiosity of life was an inspiration for all the lives he touched.

He is survived by his three daughters: Victoria, Alexandra, Elizabeth; his three grandchildren: Adrian, Alejandra, Nina; his brother Tony and niece Amanda; his sister-in-law Claire Anne Echlin Santos and all her family; and his godson Robin Coster.


WICKETT, Laura Louise - Passed away at the Queensway Carleton Hospital, Ottawa on November 20, 2017 in her 97th year.

Louise was born in Port Hope, Ontario and was a long time resident of Ottawa.

She was predeceased by brothers William and John Wickett.


WILCE, Albert Henry - Retired General Motors employee. Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Sunday November 19, 2017 in his 86th year.

Loving brother of Madeline Lee (Ward “Joe”), Annie (the late Bill Hartford) and Betty (the late Ken Hirst and late Earl McBride). 

Pre-deceased by his brothers Roy (the late Jean Steenburg), Carl (Pat Johnston) and Charlie (Frances) and his sister Dorothy (the late Cecil Dale and the late Elred Eddy).  


Rodgers MelRODGERS, Milfred 'Mel' - Passed away with his family by his side at his home on Sunday, November 19, 2017, in his 91st year.

Loving husband of the late Phyllis Rodgers for over 65 years.

Cherished father of Glen (Elaine), Debbie (Gerry) Jowett, Wendy Mahoney and Brian.


Partridge KenPARTRIDGE, Kenneth Donald - With a view of the barn on his multi generational family farm, Ken Partridge passed away peacefully at The Bridge Hospice, Warkworth on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at the age of 76.

Ken was devoted to his family, working the land and in his later years, volunteering. When he retired from the farm on the 3rd Concession W and moved to the village, he had the time to become more involved in the community.


Forrest DaveFORREST, David John - Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Saturday November 18, 2017 in his 64th year.

Beloved husband of Rose Marie Forrest.

Loving father of Colin (Bobbie-Jo) and Andrew (Tina).

Papa of Zachery Clark, Hailey Forrest, and Lucas Forrest.


Kingyens HopeKINGYENS, Hope Mary Jane - At her home in Brighton on Saturday, November 18, 2017, age 68 years.

Hope Kingyens, daughter of the late Thomas Weaherburn and the late Pearl (Whitney).

Loving wife of Ross Kingyens.

Dear mother of Kristina and her husband Shawn Cooper of Potsdam, New York.


PRENTICE, Donald William - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Friday November 17, 2017 in his 94th year. 

Beloved husband of the late Ada Prentice. 

Loving father of Anne (Wayne), Catherine (Rick), Daniel, Linda (Gary), Susan (Bill), Patricia (Norm), Donald and pre-deceased by infant son Richard. 

Cherished grandfather of Mike (Melissa & the late Julie), Cheryl (Jim), Veronica (Bruce), Barbara (Cyril), Rachel (Pat), Tracy (Mike), Rhonda (Brad), Thomas (Sarah), Beverly (Aaron), Amy Lynn (Shawn), Andrew (Caillie), Rebecca (Carl), Kristen and Sarah. 


MEADE, John Reginald - July 28, 1930 - November 17, 2017 - We celebrate the life of John Meade. His path was lit by faith and his energy was dedicated to not only his own family but also the Cobourg community. 

His many years as an English teacher, dedication to many worthy causes and kindness left an indelible mark on all who knew him. 

John leaves behind his family who will dearly miss him but take comfort in knowing that he’s up above, playfully inserting Latin and puns into the conversation while he talks about his Little Pittsburgh (his pet name for Cobourg). 


ROY, Marie Bella - Peacefully at her home on Friday November 17, 2017 in her 77th year. 

Beloved wife of Joseph Roy. 

Loving mother of Jane Tabbot, Wendy Roy, Joe Roy, Tina Roy and the late Theresa Nolan and Rose Roy. 

Dear grandmother of 9 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. 


WEST, N. Doreen - Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Friday November 17, 2017 five days before her 88th birthday after a short battle with cancer.

Doreen was the daughter of the late Arthur and Hilda Smith of Baltimore. 

She was married to Gordon for 59 years and the sister of Ron (June) of Garden Hill and the late Warren.

She was the much loved aunt of Cheryl of Sundre Alberta, the late Brad and Alayna, Joanne (Gabriel) of Newmarket, Greg (Danielle) of Mons Belgium, Michelle (Ron) of Jordan Station.


Devine BarbDEVINE, Barbara Ann Devine (Yeo) - March 13th, 1934 – November 17th, 2017 - Passed away at Kingston General Hospital on Friday November 17, 2017.

Barbara Ann beloved wife of Carl Devine.

Loving mother of Julie (Kerry), Gary (Janis) and Rick (Kim).

Grandma of Erin (Will), Jay (Holly), Jade (Josh), Jordan (Jenna) and Brittany. Great Grandma of William, Lexi, Maddison and Riley.


Parker NoraPARKER, Nora Kathleen - Peacefully, at home, surrounded by her loving family, our dear brilliant Nora passed away on November 16, 2017 from DIPG, an inevitably fatal brain cancer.

Beloved daughter of Dylan Parker and Joelle Young and adored big sister of Katherine Parker.

Granddaughter of Glen and Jackie Young and Sharon and the late David Parker.

Niece of Jackie and Derek, Karen and Andres, David and Danielle, Glen and Kim, and the late Tom.


Hunt HelenHUNT, Helen (Crowe) - Peacefully at Extendicare Port Hope on Thursday November 16, 2017 in her 94th year.

Helen Crowe, beloved wife of the late Dr. Ernest A. (Pete) Hunt.

Loving mother of Barbara Heary (the late John), Jane Hunt, Peter Hunt (Therese), Heather Curtis (Richard), Robert Hunt (Laurie), and Rosemary Campbell (Kyle).

Grandmother of Kristine, and Matthew Heary (Melanie), Emily Becker (Russell), Helen Curtis, and Lindsey, Jordie, and Kylie Campbell.


LAPIERRE, Victor - Passed away peacefully on Monday November 16, 2017 at the age of 98 at Northumberland Hills Hospital. 

Beloved husband of the late Lucretia Olive Tessier. 

Beloved husband of the late Grace Helena Davis. 

Loving father of Carole Nikolopoulou (Ilias Nikolopoulos) and Heather Bryan (Robert Bryan). 


Brown WendyBROWN, Wendy Jane - Passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Wednesday November 15, 2017.

Wendy Ware beloved wife of Richard.

Dear mother of Stephanie Brown (Rick Cherpeau), Jordan Brown (Tracy), Regan Brown (Melissa Ruiz), and Garett Brown (Terri) and Courtney Brown.

Loving grandmother to Crystal, Cameron, Miranda, Riley, Turner, April, Katelyn and Nathan.


MOORE, Jean Ann Shirley - Peacefully at Golden Plough Lodge, Cobourg on Wednesday November 15, 2017 in her 87th year.

Jean Pegg, beloved wife of the late Morley Philander Moore.

Loving mother of Pauline Foster (Kyle), Leonard Moore, Brenda Moore, Gerri Manley (Les).

Grandmother of Colin Foster (Stephanie), Stephanie Harrison (Jon), Jacqueline Foster (Todd), Jennifer Soley (Mike), Jason Manley (Ali), Amanda Manley (Devon), and Michelle Manley.


HENRI, Honore - February 6, 1926 - November 14, 2017  - With sadness, we announce the passing of “Henry” at the age of 91.

Beloved father of Mrs. Rachelle Harris and Richard Henri.

Grand-father of Mrs Rebecca Harris, great-grandfather of Alex and Owen Harris.

Brother of Mrs. Florette Gervais, uncle to many nieces and nephews.


JOHNSON, Ivan Harold - Peacefully on Monday, November 13, 2017 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, in his 59th year. 

Beloved son of the late Ralph and the late Ruby. 

Loving brother of Carl (Jaki) and Tom (Evelyn). 

Dear uncle of Beverly Johnson and step-uncle of John and Nicolas Cowin. 


MAZUREK, Lydia - August 3, 1923 - November 12, 2017 - From fashion model and cover girl in Switzerland to cattle farmer in Canada.  Our beautiful, elegant, spirited Lydia (nee Brechbuehl) of Lakeport and Toronto died on November 12, 2017 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg with family at her side. 

Adored wife of Ewald Philip (d. 1988).

Beloved mother of Marcy (Trent), Marilyn (David), Maureen (Mic), Mac (Marg), Diff (Sophia), Milton (Patti).


WINDEBANK, David Edwin John 'Dave' - Died peacefully at home the night of Sunday, November 12, 2017 surrounded by his wife of 48 years Chris, son Steve, daughters Kelley and Julie, son-in-law Darin and grandchildren Cadence, Jack and Leo. 

He will be remembered with love by his sister Cathie.

All of Dave’s impressive courage, perseverance and patience aided both him and his family throughout his valiant struggle with cancer. The dedication, positivity and true kindness of all those who cared for him gave him hope and strength and will never be forgotten by his family: we especially give thanks to Dr. Iris Noland and to nurse Greg Kaludis, who were tirelessly at our sides during Dave’s care at home. Thank you also to Drs. Levesque and Nanji whose expertise and responsiveness gave our family more time together than we had hoped possible.


Sochaj BarbSOCHAJ, Barbara (Sokay) - Peacefully at The Northumberland Hills Hospital Cobourg on Saturday November 11, 2017 in her 92nd year.

Barbara Sokay, beloved wife of the late Benny Sokay.

Mother of Teresa and her husband Bob Barrie of Port Hope, Stephanie and her husband Steve Mitchell of Baltimore, Stan and his wife Cindy of Baltimore, Anne and her husband John Sheppard of Elizabethville, Joanne and her husband Shawn Duffy of Cobourg, Ted and his wife Melanie of Cobourg and Mark and his wife Karie of Port Hope.

Special aunt of Jarek Fabian and his wife Barbara of Courtice.