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HENWOOD, Ronald Albert 'Ron' Henwood Obituary | Print |

HENWOOD, Ronald Albert 'Ron' –

Peacefully at Campbellford Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at the age of 72.

Beloved wife of Fran Henwood (nee Lackey). Loving and adoring father of Johnny Chappell (Teresa), Jody (Jen), Rob (Kelly) and Ronnie (Jessie). Devoted grandfather of Jessie, Jordon, Jade, Justin, Bryan and Abbie.

He will be sadly missed by his brother Les (Sherry), sister-in-law Cindy Dunford (Paul), and all who knew him.

In accordance with Ron’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted with Highland Park funeral home, 2510 Bensfort Road, Peterborough, Ontario.

In memory of Ron, donations to the Humane Society would be appreciated by the family.

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KLOOSTERMAN, John Kloosterman Obituary | Print |

KLOOSTERMAN, John -

Kloosterman_John(Longtime Local Contractor)

Entered peacefully into the arms of his Loving Lord and Saviour at St. Joseph’s at Fleming on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 in his 85th year.

John, beloved husband of Margaret (nee DeGroot). Loving father of Harold (Sue), Richard (Michelle), Art (Linda), and Jennifer Jones (Rob). Loving and devoted grandfather of 14 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Loving uncle of many nieces and nephews.

John came from a large family and was one of 11 children of the late Hans and Ytje Kloosterman.

Visitation will take place at the HIGHLAND PARK FUNERAL CENTRE, 2510 Bensfort Road, Peterborough, Ontario on Wednesday from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Funeral Service will take place at CEPHAS CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH, Goodfellow Road, on Thursday, September 3rd at 11:00 a.m. Reception to follow.

In memory of John, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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OSMOND, William John 'Jack' Osmond Obituary | Print |

OSMOND, William John 'Jack' -

Died peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on September 1, 2015 in his 100th year.

Beloved son of William George Osmond and Elizabeth Ruth Osmond (nee Herron).

Loving husband of Frances Margaret Osmond (nee Clarke, 1990), and cherished father of Judy Phillips (David) and Lyn Steele (Tom).

Proud grandfather of Marjorie Phillips, Jeremy Phillips and Katie Phillips; great grandfather of Ruby, Sonja and Malcolm Phillips and Avery Taverner.

Cremation has taken place and at Jack's request there will be no funeral service. Arrangements entrusted with Comstock funeral home, 356 Rubidge Street, Peterborough, Ontario.

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LLOYD, Pearl Adeline (Tedford) Lloyd Obituary | Print |

LLOYD, Pearl Adeline (Tedford) -

Lloyd_PearlPassed away peacefully at Peterborough Extendicare on Monday August 31, 2015. Pearl Lloyd (Tedford) of Peterborough in her 99th year.

Daughter of the late Archie and Eva Tedford.

Loving mother of Neil and his wife Judy of Tillsonburg, Evelyn and her husband Alex Preston of Peterborough and Ruth Lloyd and her partner Yvonne of B.C. Dear gram of Debbie (Ken), Gregory and Toni (Peter) and the late Steven and Wayne. Great grandmother of Tyler, Tanya and Adam and great great grandmother of Braiden and Hunter.

Pearl was the last surviving member of her family and was predeceased by her siblings, Helen, Mary, Maxwell, Zelda, Rodger, Walter, Roland, Steward, Russell and Olive Tedford, Thelma Ward, Beatrice Little and Bertha Duff.

A funeral service will be held at THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL, 66 Queen Street, Lakefield, Ontario on Saturday September 5th at 12:00 PM. Visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment, Lakefield. A reception will follow at the Lakefield Baptist Church.

Memorial donations may be made to the Lakefield Baptist Church as expressions of sympathy.

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LOMBARDO, Filippo Lombardo Obituary | Print |

LOMBARDO, Filippo -

Lombardo_Filippo(Retired from Kawartha Hospital Linen Services, Member of the Bishop Francis A. Marrocco 4th Degree Knights of Columbus Assembly, and Ernest J. Wolff Knights of Columbus Council 798)

Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Monday, August 31, 2015 in his 87th year.

Beloved husband of 61 years of Pietra Lombardo (nee Russo). Loving father of Cathy (Arthur) McNabb, Angelo (Karen), and John (Michelle). Dear grandfather of Kendra, Abbie, Philip, Austin and Brooklyn. Dear brother of Franco and Luigi Lombardo of Venezuela. Dear uncle of several nieces and nephews.

Son of the late Angelo Lombardo and Caterina Spina (nee Abbatte).

Visitation at DUFFUS FUNERAL HOME, 431 George Street South, Peterborough, Ontario from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Friday, September 4th. (Ernest J. Wolff Knights of Columbus Council 798 Prayers 6:45 p.m. Friday).

Funeral Mass at ST. ALPHONSUS LIGUORI CHURCH, on Saturday, September th at 10 a.m. Entombment. Then, reception to follow in St. Alphonsus Knights of Columbus Hall.

Donations to the Lung Association or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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WOODS, Joseph Robert Alexander 'Joe' Woods Obituary | Print |

WOODS, Joseph Robert Alexander 'Joe' -

Woods_JoePassed away peacefully at the P.R.H.C. on Monday August 31, 2015. Joe Woods of Peterborough, formerly of Smith Township in his 89th year.

Husband of the late Verna May Woods (nee Graham).

Loving father of Kathy Grieder (Bill), Brenda and Steven Woods (Charlene) all of Peterborough. Loving grandpa of Ryan, Jessica and Amy. Loving brother of Blake (Noreen), Joyce Mann (Ron) and Debbie Fellows (Bob).

Also loved and remembered by his sister-in-law Kitt Woods and by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his siblings Doris Ireland (Reg), Bart, Kay Reid (Jack), Arthur and Florie Wilkinson (Ron).

A funeral service will be held at THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL, 66 Queen Street, Lakefield, Ontario on Friday September 4th at 1:00 PM with visitation to commence at 11:00 AM. Interment. A reception will follow.

As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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SMITH, Victoria Anne 'Vicky' (Pylypiuk) Smith Obituary | Print |

SMITH, Victoria Anne 'Vicky' (nee Pylypiuk) -

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful yet unexpected passing of Vicky at the age of 72 at the P.R.H.C on Sunday August 30, 2015 as a result of an accident.

Beloved wife of 51 years to Edmund “Ted” Smith of Curve Lake, formerly of Burlington, Ontario. She will be sadly missed by her loving daughter, Arley Anne Smith (Steve Berry) and her son, Edmund R. Smith Jr. Vicky will also be lovingly remembered by her sister Christine Beckett (Douglas), her brothers John Powell (Donna) and Terry Pylypiuk and her sister-in-law Robin Murray (Kenny). Vicky was predeceased by her sister Luba Peck and will be missed by her nieces and nephews, Sarah, Meagan, Alexander, Kevin, Kendra, Cameron and Ben.

A celebration of Vicky’s life will be held at THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL, 66 Queen Street, Lakefield, Ontario on Sunday September 20th from 1:00 – 4:00 PM.

As expressions of sympathy and in lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Canadian Mental Health Association, Haliburton, Kawartha and Pine Ridge would be greatly appreciated by the family.

“Always in our Hearts”

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LESSARD, Bernard 'Bernie' Lessard Obituary | Print |

LESSARD, Bernard Jr. 'Bernie' -

Lessard_BernieAfter a lengthy post-op recovery, Bernie passed away unexpectedly surrounded by his loving family at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Saturday, August 29, 2015 in his 60th year.

Beloved husband and soulmate of Cathy Lessard (nee Sloan). Predeceased by son Joey. Poppa to family dogs Boo and Bear.

Loving son of Bernard and Mary Lessard of Peterborough and dear son-in-law of Jim and Melba Sloan of Lakefield. Dear brother of Joan McMillan (Peter), Judy Cleary (late Peter), Marlene Bowman (Earl), and Jackie Lessard (Brett). Beloved brother-in-law of Karen Haryett (Kelly) and Gayle Reichert (Gerhard). Favourite uncle Bernie of 18 nieces and nephews, 21 great nieces and nephews, and 3 great-great nieces.

Visitation at DUFFUS FUNERAL HOME, 431 George Street South, Peterborouhgh, Ontario from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, September 3rd.

Funeral Mass at the CATHEDRAL OF ST. PETER-IN-CHAINS on Friday, September 4th at 2 p.m. Reception to follow in the Bishop Doyle Knights of Columbus Hall. Interment, Lakefield.

In memory of Bernie, donations to St. Joseph’s at Fleming (Chapel) would be appreciated by the family.

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YOUNG, Penelope Mary 'Penny' Young - Obituary | Print |

YOUNG, Penelope Mary 'Penny' -

Passed away on Friday, August 28, 2015.

Beloved mother of Kathleen Young-Birch of Ajax, Chandra Bolton of Peterborough and Chrystine Young of Bancroft.

Loving grandmother of Dustin, Erica, Jessica, Christopher, Jeffrey and Elizabeth and great grandmother of William and Daithi.

Penny is survived by her siblings Tony Young, Ian Young and Anthea Fleming.

Penny was employed as a secretary for many years and moved to Bancroft from Elliott Lake 8 years ago.

At Penny's request cremation has taken place.

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BAILEY, Lois Harriett Bailey - Obituary | Print |

BAILEY, Lois Harriett -

Passed away on Thursday, August 27, 2015.

Lois Bailey, loving mother of Patricia of Wellington, Catherine of Trenton, John of Haliburton and Charles (& Summer) of Bancroft.

Loving grandmother of Iesha, Tayler, Jonathon and Michael and dear sister of Eunice and the late Nelda.

A graveside service will take place in New Carlaw on Saturday, August 29th, 2015, 11:30am.

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BLEZARD, Keith Edward Blezard - Obituary | Print |

BLEZARD, Keith Edward -

Passed away suddenly in Tupelo, Mississippi on Thursday, August 27, 2015.

Loving husband of Nancy Blezard (Davidson). Proud father of Nathan Blezard.

Dear son of Fran Varden-Ruttle (Bill) and the late Norm Blezard. Son in law of Bill and Jean Goodrich.

Brother of Karen Blezard (Greg Rosano) and Jim Varden (Carolyn) and brother in law to Carla Blezard and Stephen Goodrich. Will be missed by nieces and nephews David Blezard, Melissa Blezard (deceased), Jesse Blezard, Lilly Blezard, Leah and Kyle Varden, Brayden and Colton Goodrich.

Predeceased by brothers Kent Blezard and Dave Varden.

Keith will be greatly missed by Gary, Cathy, Laura and Joanne Setterington, Beatrice Timlin, Craig, Janet and Leslie and his uncle Len Blezard. Keith will be forever missed by his constant companion dog Mollie.

A Celebration of Life will take place at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, Reception Centre, 30 King St. E., Cobourg, Ontario on Monday, September 7th from 2 - 4pm.

Donations may be made in memory of Keith to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Diabetes Association.

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CAMERON, Albert "Al" Malcolm Cameron - Obituary | Print |

CAMERON, Albert "Al" Malcolm

Cameron_AlbertMay 1, 1925 - August 27, 2015

Died on the 27th day of August at the age of 90.

Son of the late Henry and Myrtle Cameron of Thunder Bay.

He is survived by his devoted wife Doris with whom he celebrated 66 years of marriage in July, also father to four much loved children, Mary Ellen Luukkonen (Martti) of Sault Ste. Marie, Robert (Sandy) of State College Penn, Grant (Rev. Susan) of London and dear daughter Paula Wilton (Douglas) who died in September, 1997.

Also survived by 12 grandchildren of whom he was very proud and 12 precious great-grandchildren. He is also predeceased by his brother Jim and sister Jean and survived by one brother Sandy, all of Thunder Bay. Also survived by his brother-in-law John Fennell (late Marietta) of Bradford and predeceased by his sister-in-law Mary Calhoun (late Stewart). Al served as a Navigator in the Second World War after which he attended Queen's University.

Upon graduating in 1950, he immediately commenced working as a junior engineer at Algoma Steel in the coke ovens, and later as superintendent and general manager, retiring in 1985. After a brief period, he worked as a consultant for 10 years. He had a passionate interest in cameras and the local Militia. His pride was in the 34 Tech Sqn. RCEME where he served as commanding officer and also in the Maintenance Company of the 26 Service Battalion, when he served as the Battalion's Honourary Lieutenant Colonel for several years.

His interest continued with the 49th Field Regiment, where he served on the Regimental Senate for many years. Also, he was a devoted member of the Soo North Rotary Club.

Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Sunday, August 30th from 12:00 to 3:30 pm.

Funeral service will be held at St. Luke's Cathedral on Monday, August 31st at 1:00 pm. Officiating the Very Rev. James McShane.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Vincent De Paul, St. Luke's Cathedral or the charity of your choice.

At the going down of the sun
And in the morning
We will remember them.

Members of the Royal Canadian Legion are requested to assemble at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Sunday, August 30 at 12:00 noon, for a memorial service for the late Albert Malcolm Cameron.

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FREEMAN, Lilian Freeman Obituary | Print |

FREEMAN, Lilian -

(September 4, 1914 – August 27, 2015) - Lilian passed away peacefully after a long and fulfilling life.

She was the beloved wife of the late Fred and dear mother of Susan.

She will be missed by her nieces and nephews in the U.K., by Leah Wesley and family in Sydney, Australia, Laurie Wesley and family in Kanazawa, Japan, her dear friend Lillian Grattan and by Susan's friends.

Lilian was born during World War I, survived the Depression in East London, the Blitz in World War II and came to Canada with Fred for a new life. They worked together to build Fred's sign-painting business in Peterborough. She was a survivor.

She had a wonderful celebration for her 100th birthday last year with fish and chips, a mug of beer and greetings from the Queen. An indomitable spirit!

Many thanks to the wonderful, kind and caring staff at St. Joseph's, to Lil and to Carol Ross.

Arrangements entrusted to COMSTOCK FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 356 Rubidge Street, Peterborough, Ontario. According to Lilian's wishes there will be no funeral. If ou wish, a donation to St. Joseph's at Fleming Foundation, 659 Brealey Drive, Peterborough, On. K9K 2R8 would be appreciated.

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JAMES, Phyllis Gertrude James Obituary | Print |

JAMES, Phyllis Gertrude -

At PRHC on Thursday August 27th, 2015. Phyllis (nee Lee) of Peterborough in her 88th year.

Wife of the late Bill. Dear mother of Christine (Mike Brandon), Eric (Irene), Scott, and Nancy, all of Peterborough. Loving grandmother of Jared Brandon, Joshua James, Anica James, Kirk Sarfranski, and the late Luke Sarfranski.

Sister of Dr. H.K. Lee of Toronto, Viola Lee of Peterborough, and the late Jack Lee and Wilfred Lee. Sister-in-law of Barbara Lee of Peterborough and the late Marg Lee and Mary Lee.

Private family arrangements entrusted with COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE funeral home, 83 Hunter Street West, Peterborough, Ontario.

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PERDUE, Mary Carmel (Curtin) Perdue - Obituary | Print |

PERDUE, Mary Carmel (nee Curtin) -

Perdue_MaryEntered into rest peacefully surrounded by her family at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Wednesday, August 26, 2015.

Carmel Perdue, in her 88th year, was the beloved wife of the late Ed Perdue (2012) for 65 years.

Greatly missed by her six sons, six daughters and their partners: Ann and her husband Doug Smith of Lindsay, Leo and his wife Geraldine of Chelmsford, Vince and his wife Lise of Sudbury, Vernon and his wife Diane of Dowling, Gail Cunday of Lindsay, Gary and his wife Evelyn of Oro Station, Garnet and his wife Wendy of Ennismore, Beverly and her husband Wayne Johnson of Lakefield, Karen and her husband Wayne McGinnis, Rosemary and her husband Jim Keir and Stephen and his wife Sandy all of Lindsay and Lynn and her husband Ken Stubbings of Cobourg- and the seventh 'son', Dale O'Neil (nephew) of Lindsay.

She was a loving grandmother to 20 grandchildren; Brenda (Rob), Carol (Noel), Lisa (Keith), Sherry (Deb), Terry (Kim), Christina, Brian, Dan (Sara), David (Peggy), Jamie (Carrie), Alex (Ahad), Bethany, Meghan, Adam, Brad, Tyler, Katie (Dave), Max (Gemma), Gregory and Nicole. A dear great grandmother to 20 and great great grandmother to two. Dear sister of Don Curtin (Ann) and Noreen Ozarko both of Oshawa and of Leo, Bert, Vince, Lorne and Edwin Curtin, predeceased. Sister-in-law of Marie, Thelma and Phyllis Curtin and of Neta O'Neil, predeceased. Carmel was a woman totally dedicated to her family. She was a lifetime resident of the Downeyville community and proud member of St. Luke's Parish.

The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to all friends and neighbours for their ongoing support, with a special thank you to Monsignor Mike Heffernan who has been a dear friend as well as a spiritual leader.

Relatives and friends are invited to call at the STODDART FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 24 Mill St., Lindsay, K9V 2L1 (705-324-3205) on Monday, August 31st from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Luke's Church in Downeyville on Tuesday, September 1st at 11:00 A.M. Interment St. Luke's Cemetery.

Parish prayers will be offered at the funeral home on Monday evening at 7:00 P.M.

Memorial donations to the St. Luke' s Restoration Fund or the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

Online condolences may be directed to stoddartfuneralhome.com.

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RUZICKA, Sister Stephanie (Marie) Ruzicka Obituary | Print |

RUZICKA, Sister Stephanie (Marie), CSJ -

Ruzicka_Sister_StephanieSister Stephanie of the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph in Canada, Peterborough neighbourhood, entered into her eternal rest at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on August 27, 2015 in the 79th year of her religious life.

She was the daughter of the late Charles Ruzicka and his wife Josephine Slavik.

She is lovingly remembered by the members of her religious community as well her brother Robert Rose (Nettie) of Elliot Lake, ON and James Ruzicka of Viking AB, sister in law Ann Rose of Spruce Grove AB and many nieces, nephews.  She is predeceased by her parents, brothers John J. Rose, Louis, Charles, Joseph, Arthur, Patrick and Sister Mary Grace.

Sister Stephanie attended Peterborough Teacher's College and taught in Fort William, Wainwright, Clandonald, and Edmonton. She served the Sisters in Congregational service as the Juniorate Directress and as a member of the General Council. She served fourteen years as the General Treasurer of the Congregation. Sister also served in Lindsay and Wainwright with ministry in community services and thirteen years on a pastoral team.

Upon retiring in 2004 Sister lived at Mount St. Joseph, Peterborough and engaged in the ministry of prayer and support to the Sisters in the infirmary.

Visitation will be at Mount St. Joseph, 1555 Monaghan Road, Peterborough, Ontario on Sunday, August 30th from 2-4 p.m. and 6:30-8:00 p.m.

The Mass of Christian Burial will be at Mount St. Joseph, Peterborough, on Monday, August 31st at 11 a.m. This will be followed by interment at Highland Park Cemetery, Peterborough.

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ALLISON, David John Allison Obituary | Print |

ALLISON, David John -

It is with a sad and lonely heart that Shirley announces the passing of her best friend David John Allison of Norwood on Wednesday August 26, 2015 at his residence. David was 70 years old, born on December 19, 1944.

He is survived by sons Scott and Paul, sister Susan Herron and her husband Larry and nephew Peter.

At David’s request, there will be no visitation or service. Cremation has taken place.

Arrangements out of Norwood. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

 

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MINAKER, Rose Marie (McGuire) Minaker Obituary | Print |

MINAKER, Rose Marie (nee McGuire) –

Minaker_RosePeacefully surrounded by the love of her family on August 26, 2015 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre in her 76th year.

Beloved wife of Bill Minaker for 54 years. Cherished mother of Mark (Heather), Catherine Butcher (Dave) and Peter. Adoring Granny to Josh, Shai, Caroline and Rachel.

Rose will be greatly missed by her sister Margaret Godawa (Ed) of Cobourg and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Predeceased by her siblings Mary Ryan and Jim McGuire.

Rose touched many lives during her years as a teacher with the PVNCCDSB and as an active volunteer in various aspects of her community.

Visitation will take place at the Comstock Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 356 Rubidge Street, Peterborough, Ontario on Friday, September 11th from 4-8 p.m.

Memorial Mass will be held at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Grafton on Saturday, September 12th at 12:00 p.m. Inurnment will follow the mass at St. Mary's Cemetery in Grafton.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to PRHC Foundation Palliative care unit would be appreciated, as amazing care happens there.

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WILSON, James Stewart 'Jim' Wilson Obituary | Print |

WILSON, James Stewart 'Jim' -

Passed away peacefully at PRHC with family at his side after a lengthy illness, on Wednesday, August 26, 2015.  Jim Wilson of Otonabee Township, in his 68th year.

An active farmer, from a long line of farmers, he retired in 2002. While running a beef cattle operation with his father Harold, Jim held the position of Corporate Tax Auditor with the Canada Revenue Agency, retiring in 2006 after 34 years of service.

Jim was an extremely hard-working, intelligent person, who loved animals. He had a great passion and interest in political debates, Civil War and World War One and Two history. He was a loving father to Kimberley Jennifer, also of Otonabee, and Lindsay Anne (Liam Frier) of Halifax, Nova Scotia. He quietly beamed over the accomplishments of his daughters. Jim was also a cherished cousin of both the Wilson and Wright families; predeceased by his mother Margaret Irene (nee Wright, 1994), his father Harold Alan (2008); and his beloved cat “Wudgie” (2014).

We wish to extend our profound gratitude to the PRHC ICU nurses and doctors for their exceptional care and support of Dad in his final days and hours, especially Troy, Dr. MacMillan, and Linda from Palliative Care. We would also like to extend a special thank-you to the Dialysis unit nurses who helped and supported Dad for 6 years, particularly Millie, Kathy, Deb, Kate, Tom, Renal Dietician Margaret, Dr. Radu Butan; as well as renal social workers Birgit Jackson and Donna Wedlock for their continued kindness and support

Finally, we extend our extreme gratitude to Dr. Hardy Friesen, Dad’s General Practitioner for 34 years and to Art Hiltz from Community Care Peterborough who patiently drove Dad to his daily dialysis appointments.

Cremation has taken place, and family and friends of Jim are invited to attend a celebration of his life on Saturday, September 12th at the HIGHLAND PARK FUNERAL CENTRE, 2510 Bensfort Road, Peterborough, Ontario. Visitation with the family will be from 11:00 A.M -1:00 P.M. The Memorial Service will commence at 1:00 P.M., with interment to follow at the Highland Park Cemetery, concluded by a reception. Reverend Nancy Wilson of Keene and Hiawatha United Churches will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the PRHC Foundation; Community Care Peterborough; and PRHC Foundation- Hannah Hoffman Endowment Fund would be appreciated by the family.

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GLABAIS, Beryl Edith (McLean) Glabais Obituary | Print |

GLABAIS, Beryl Edith (nee McLean) -

Glabais_BerylPeacefully at the P.R.H.C. on Tuesday August 25, 2015, after a lengthy and courageous battle with Leukemia.

Beryl is the loving mother of her five sons Russell, Wayne, Robert, David and Brian Glabais and sister of Joan Farrow and Gord McLean.

Predeceased by her loving husband Duncan Glabais, dear sisters Helen and Barbara and by her brother Ken. Beryl will be sadly missed by her family, friends as well as the Community she so faithfully served for all of her life.

A Celebration of Life Reception for Beryl will be held on Saturday, September 5th from 1:00-6:00 PM at the Marshland Centre, 65 Hague Blvd, Lakefield, Ontario. A brief service will be held from 2:00 - 2:30 PM and a lunch will be served immediately following the service.

If desired, donations made to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.

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