(Longtime Member of Cephas Christian Reformed Church)
Peacefully, at St. Joseph's at Fleming on Thursday, April 17th, 2014 in her 91st year.
Beloved wife of the late Gerlof Talsma. Loving mother of Albert Talsma (Joan), Pat Nieuwstraten (Hank), Yettie Ireland (Dan), Julie Gibbs (Gary), Gerald Talsma (Stacy) and Annette Toms (Bill).
Proud grandmother of 17 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Dear sister of Jeltje Stienstra (late Johannes), the late Albert Noordstra (late Klasske), Geeske Procee (late Jaap), Atje Brouwer (Ale), Ale Noordstra (late Christina), Gooitzen (late Tjikke, late Lies), and Aukje Quarre (Andries). Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends.
Aaltje's family wishes to express its sincere appreciation to the staff at St. Joseph's at Fleming for all of their kindness and care.
Emma was born October 15, 1917 and went to be with her Lord Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in her 97th year.
Beloved wife of Alfred J. Bolton (d. December 20, 1980).
Loving mother to Dorothy Morton and beloved son-in-law Neil. Loving and doting grandmother to Ashley, Charlie, Philip and Reese. Loving aunt to many nieces and nephews.
Dear friend Shelly McMahon enjoyed many happy times together shopping, going for lunch and to church.
Predeceased by parents Jesse Spencley and Grace (Meeks), sisters Bernice Wagner (Al), Jean Bolton (Albert) and brothers Bill (Violet), Fred (Anne), Ernie (Margaret), George (Bernie), Jie (Ila), Phillip (d. Korean War) and Gord. Survived by brothers Albert and Earl.
Very special thanks to niece Norma, who was always there whenever she was needed and dear family friend Jami Lou.
Special thank you to the following caregivers who helped Emma with their ongoing love, kindness and devotion: Caroline Blunden, Grace, Carol & Shaylene, Jan Adams - Northumberland Access, Marie Copson - Peterborough Access, Franzes Henke - Nurse Practitioner, Dr. Richard Binette, Dr. John Beamish and Hospice volunteers, Ann, Carol and Noella.
Emma had a long and courageous battle with dementia for the past 15 years. May she be at peace now. We Love You.
Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Palliative Care on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 in her 80th year.
Beloved wife of Gary Gauthier for 38 years. Loving mother of Perry (Annette) Poeta of Fenelon Falls, Erin (Ted) McIvor of Oshawa, and Terry (Shelly) Gauthier of Sudbury. Dear grandmother of Lauren, Sydney, Tessa, and Kayleen.
Dear sister of Dr. Cecil (Cathy) King of Saskatoon, Donald King (late Elaine) of Fort Erie, and Loretta (Len) McDonald of Orilla. Lovingly remembered by her nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by her parents David Albert King and Adeline Mary Corbiere.
Arrangements out of Peterborough. Funeral Mass in St. Alphonsus Liguori Roman Catholic Church, on Tuesday, April 22nd at 11 a.m. Cremation with interment at a later date.
Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
Peacefully, with her family at her side, on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, in her 73rd year.
Marilyn, beloved wife of Larry for 52 years. Loving mother of Bob (Cathy Mitchell) of Ennismore and Donna McGee (Travis) of Cochrane. Dear Grandma of Katelyn (Kyle Houle) and Alicia. Great grandmother of Myah and Haylee.
Sister of Helen Thompson, Audrey Thompson and the late Frances Wall.
Marilyn will be remembered by many friends and neighbours in Peterborough, the Riverside Adventure Trails (RATS) of Arizona, and the Skyline Resort of Ennismore.
A memorial service will be held in Peterborough on Wednesday, April 23rd.
If desired, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
At Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Monday, April 14, 2014 in her 96th year.
Wife of the late David M. Gordon.
Cherished Mother of Bethanne (Ray) Kampus of Richmond Hill,Greg Gordon (Marlene) of Cavan. Grandmother of Aaron, Janene, Julia and Jeffrey (Frances). Great grandmother of Ian Kampus of Moosejaw.
Also in fond relation to surviving brother Ivan Tees (Cecile) of Brampton and the late Malcolm (Marilyn) Tees of Minto NB, also Doug Kettles of Sault Ste. Marie and many beloved nieces and nephews in locations spanning the globe.
A Graduate of Ontario Ladies College (Trafalgar-Whitby) Recipient of Degrees in music, and teaching at The Royal Conservatory of Music (U of T). (A Former President of the alumni association, and also a Piano teacher at her Downsview home, as well: performance credits that included public recital at Toronto's Massey Hall). For many years a teacher with Seneca College/Suzuki music techniques, a lover and supporter of the Arts.
Brought up in Christ, living the principles; foundation formed early on, as a member of Knox United Church in Agincourt.
Catherine, having lost her mother at age 11, grew up in times of uncertainty that included a warm family inclusion and loving Aunts, Uncles, and cousins on both sides of her family (Paterson/Tees) and in particular, roots that were centralized, by the efforts of many, who homesteaded from Scotland to Agincourt in the 1800's. This historic connection, and relationships are to this day, the bedrock of who she was, to everyone who knew her.
Peacefully at Riverview Manor on Monday, April 14, 2014 in his 95th year, formerly of Keene.
(Retired Farmer and Caretaker of Keene Cemetery (Upper), WWII Army Veteran and member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch 52)
Beloved husband of the late Helen Johnston (2013).
Dear father of Gwendolyn Petrunia and her husband Bob of Alberta. Predeceased by his daughter Shirley Johnston (2008). Loving grandfather of Robert Petrunia (Mary Lou) and Joseph Petrunia.
Dear brother of Elsie Rody of Toronto. Predeceased by his brothers: Alfred, Raymond, Kitchener and Frederick; sisters: Eva Gouloh, Joyce Storing and Olive Johnston. Survived by several nieces and nephews.
Friends are invited to call at the KAYE FUNERAL HOME AND MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 539 George Street North, Peterborough on Saturday, April 19th from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m., followed by the service in the Chapel at 1:00 p.m. Reverend Tom Cunningham officiating. Interment Keene Cemetery (Upper).
Donations to Five Counties Childrens Centre or St. Giles Presbyterian Church would be appreciated.
Passed away peacefully on Monday, April 14, 2014 in his 85th year at his home.
Beloved husband for almost 60 years of the late Janet King (nee Gordon) (March 1, 2013).
Wonderful father of Laurie (the late Paul) Bress, Margot (David) Patterson and Christopher (Michelle) King and David Jr. of High River, Alberta.
Grandfather of Jennifer (Chris McCarthy), Jordan Bress (Morgan), Wesley, Natalie and Troy Patterson and Courtney and Hayley King. Great-grandfather of Olivia and Avery Bress, Sophie and Madison McCarthy.
He was a brother to the late Charles King and Eleanor Jackson as well as being an uncle to many nieces and nephews.
David was a very proud and lifelong member of the Al Azhar Temple of Calgary, Alberta and Past President of the Kiwanis Club of Scott's Plains, Peterborough. David enjoyed a very distinguished and successful business career where he was the Director of Sales for Armstrong Cork Canada Inc. and Brinton Carpets.
In keeping with David's wishes visitation will take place from 2 - 4 pm with a Celebration Of Life at 3 pm on Thursday, April 17th at COMSTOCK FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 356 Rubidge Street, Peterborough. A private family service will be held at a later date.
If so desired, memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada or The Shriner's Hospital – Montreal would be greatly appreciated by David's family.
Peacefully, at the seniors home in Curve Lake, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 in her 71st year.
Dear mother of Tina Knott, Monty Knott and the late Budd and Lance Knott. Step-mother of Barb, Gerri and Catherine. Loving grandmother of several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Sister of Puckwiss Johnson, Peter Taylor (Rose), Rhonda Taylor, Sal Taylor, Anne Taylor (all of Curve Lake), Harriet Sheloff (Curtis) of Emo, ON, and the late Zelda Taylor, Hughie Taylor, Richard “Chief” Taylor, Brenda Taylor and Ethel Taylor.
Aunt Audrey is survived by many nieces and nephews. Audrey will also be remembered by Gord Leonard, Sharon Simmons, Todd Hengg and Sergeant Gerry Smith.
A private family celebration of Audrey’s life will be held at a later date. Arrangements out of Peterborough.
If desired, donations may be made to the Animal Rescue Krew (ARK).
Peacefully at Stirling Manor on April 13, 2014 at the age of 88.
Dear uncle of Margaret Porter of Hastings, Bill West of Marmora and Betty Brown of Havelock.
Predeceased by his sister Reta Menzies and his brothers Bert and Archie Rupert.
Friends are invited to call at the KAYE FUNERAL HOME AND MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 539 George St. N., Peterborough on Thursday, April 17th from 10.00 - 11.00am. Funeral Service will follow in the Chapel at 11.00am. Interment Highland Park Cemetery.
For those wishing to commemorate Charles through donations, please consider the Charity of your choice.
Peacefully passed away at home in Shanty Bay, with her family by her side, on Friday, April 11, 2014.
Christina (nee Alderson), beloved wife for 51 years of Jim Cameron. Loving mother of Brenda Heittola (Larry) and the late Brad (1988).
Cherished grandmother of Julia, Jamie and Jaden. Dear sister of Elaine Walker (Allan), Sally Walsh (John), Harvey Alderson (Brenda) and sister-in-law of George and Suzanne Cameron and Marjorie and Lawrence McQuay.
She is loved and will also be missed by her many nieces, nephews and friends.
Friends may call at Trinity Community Presbyterian Church, 110 Line 7 South, Oro, on Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 1 pm until time of funeral service at 2 pm. Spring interment.
If desired, memorial donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society (Brain Tumor Research) or the Trinity Community Presbyterian Church.
Died peacefully at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre on April 11, 2014 with her husband Bill, holding her hand. Also attended by her loving caregiver Laarni Arcelon. Pauline was in her 86th year.
Bill and Pauline were in their 58th year of marriage.
Mother of Brien (Sabina), Mary-Frances Turner (Roddy), Anne-Marie Greene and Rosalyn Straw (Bradley). Grandmother of Corrie, Susie, Janvier, Daks, Jack and Sam. Great-grandmother of Cody, Liam, Jayden, Victor and Makenna.
Pauline, Bill and family enjoyed their cottage in Lake Chemung and met friends during their times in Peterborough, Toronto and Sudbury. While in Sudbury, Pauline obtained her Bachelors Degree and Teacher's Certificate. She was a dedicated teacher at Marymount College, Sudbury and Francis Libermann in Scarborough.
She was a friend to many young people, and had a fiercely optimistic perspective on their potential. She was especially proud of her grandchildren and dedicated to supporting their education.
Bill and family wish to thank the dedicated doctors and nurses at Sunnybrook Emergency and Cardiac Care as well as the Family Practice Unit. Pauline, you were deeply loved by your family and many others and will be just as deeply missed.
The Funeral Mass will be Wednesday, April 16th at 10:00 a.m. at St. Gabriel's Passionist Parish (670 Sheppard Avenue East). Interment to follow.
Expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre - Cardiac Care Unit and Family Practice Unit.
Please do not grieve for me as I am now finally "soaring on wings like eagles." (Isaiah 40:28-31).
I fished so many great lakes, I travelled a lot of roads and I made so many great friends. I am blessed.
Left to remember me, and my antics are: my mother Micheline Roos (nee: Lacroix); my sister Brenda Roos; my nieces Myka (husband Jens and daughter Matilda), and Tara (Stephen); my children Adam, Andrew, Joel (wife Jessy and daughter Hannah), Josh, James, and Danielle; my wife Krista (nee: Bucholtz); my mother-in-law Barbara Bucholtz and my late father-in-law Leslie Bucholtz; my brother-in-law John (Kim) Bucholtz and many friends and other relatives.
I'm now together with my Dad (James Philip Roos, d. 2013).
A memorial reception will be held in Peterborough on Saturday, April 19th.
In lieu of flowers, please feed the birds, plant a tree, adopt a rescue pet or buy a meal for someone in need.
FLAHERTY, The Honourable James Michael, P.C., M.P. -
(December 30, 1949 - April 10, 2014)
Whitby-Oshawa Progressive Conservative Member of Parliament (2006-2014), federal Finance Minister (2006-March 2014)
It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden death of James Michael (Jim) Flaherty on Thursday, April 10, 2014, at the age of 64.
Jim was the loving husband of Christine Elliott and a proud father of their triplet sons John, Galen and Quinn Flaherty.
He will be lovingly remembered by his brothers and sisters: David, Ted, Ann Gilmartin (Frank), Gerry, Patrick (Sylvie Lepage), Norah (Bob Levy) and Mary, and many nieces and nephews and extended family members.
Visitation will take place at ABILITIES CENTRE, 55 Gordon Street, Whitby ON, on Tuesday April 15th from 12:30 - 4:00pm and 6:30 - 8:00pm.
The funeral service will be held at St. James Cathedral, located at 65 Church Street, Toronto on Wednesday, April 16th at 3:00pm.
The family appreciates all of the expressions of support and condolences and asks that in lieu of flowers, those who wish can make donations to Abilities Centre www.abilitiescentre.org.
For more information on the State Funeral or to convey condolences to the family, please visit www.commemoration.gc.ca.
Passed away peacefully at the P.R.H.C. on Thursday, April 10, 2014. Ron Jacobs of Curve Lake in his 80th year.
Loving spouse of the late Cookie Taylor.
Sadly missed by his daughter Melanie (Doug) and son Jason.
Loving grandpa of Jordon Ronald Taylor-Lee.
Survived by his sister Leona and brothers Carl & Nolan.
Predeceased by sister Barbara and brothers Nelson, Gordie and Dalton.
Arrangements out of Lakefield. A funeral service will be held at the Curve Lake Church on Tuesday, April 15th at 2:30 PM. Visitation one hour prior to the service. A reception will follow in the Curve Lake Community Centre.
Entered into rest at the Caressant Care Nursing Home-Mary St., Lindsay on Thursday, April 10, 2014.
Ruth (nee Dillman), in her 85th year, was the beloved wife of the late Lloyd Minaker (1996).
Loving mother of Brenda and her husband Dan Flaherty of Lindsay.
Cherished grandmother of Alison (Mrs. Brett Jamieson) and Aimee Flaherty (Chris Kuypers) and great grandmother of Hayden Jamieson and Kendal Kuypers.
Dear sister of Mary Steenburg of Edmonton, Alberta, Catherine (Mrs. Lloyd Davies) of Lindsay, Donna Carley of Lindsay, Robert Dillman and his wife Phyllis of Wasaga Beach and predeceased by her sisters Agnes Barker, Jean McCaffery, Ona Lowes, Barbara Crack and Joyce Taylor.
Dear sister-in-law of Larry Crack of Sault St. Marie and predeceased by her brothers-in-law Bill Barker, Jim McCaffery, Don Steenburg, Wally Lowes, Stan Carley and Lorne Taylor. Fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to call at the STODDART FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 24 Mill Street, Lindsay K9V 2L1 (705-324-3205) on Thursday from 2-4 & 7-9 P.M. and on Friday, April 18 from 1:00 PM until time of complete funeral service in the chapel at 2:00 P.M.
Interment later at Little Britain Christian Cemetery.
If desired, memorial donations to the Humane Society Of Kawartha Lakes would be appreciated by the family.
Of Bobcaygeon, passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at the age of 56 with family by his side.
Son of the late Isobel and Harry Austin of Kinmount.
Beloved husband of Sherée Devitt. Loving father of Joel, Riley and Brady. Brother of Jeff Austin of Peterborough, Charles Austin of Huntsville and the late Jennifer Austin.
He will be missed by Bernice Owens of Kinmount, his aunt Eloise Peirson, cousins Mike, Tish, Kelly, Scott and families and many friends.
Steve’s entire life revolved around his family and hockey, including travelling to games far and near. He played and coached hockey. Steve worked with his family at J.K. Devitt Services in Bobcaygeon as a mechanic and operator.
Celebration of Life Service at Christchurch Anglican, 43 Sherwood Street, Bobcaygeon on Sunday, April 13th at 3 p.m.
If desired, memorial donations to Christchurch Anglican or Colon Cancer Society (Research) would be appreciated.
At her residence on Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Margery (Vice) of Peterborough, formerly of Toronto and Renfrew, in her 84th year.
Beloved wife of Leonard Cull. Dear mother of Sheila Thompson of Omemee and Rosanne (Jack Carcasole) of Toronto. Loving grandmother of Gary, Mark, Laura, Lauren and Jaclyn.
Sister of Geraldine (Basil Petrie) of Ottawa, Eileen Vice of Toronto and the late Clarence (the late Angela), Tom Vice, Stella (the late Ernie Prosser) and Hubert Vice. Sister-in-law to Eileen Vice of Renfrew.
Private Memorial prayers were held in Peterborough. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church, 859 Barnardo Avenue, on Tuesday, April 15th at 1:00 p.m. Interment at Douglas, Ontario in May.
If desired, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland and Haliburton.
Special thanks to the staff at Royal Gardens and Dr. Maltman.