Shirley passed away peacefully on January 22, 2015 at Royal Gardens in her 98th year.
Beloved wife of the late William (Bill) Dunk.
Mom will be remembered lovingly by her children Barbara White (Bob), Robert and Heather Nickson (John), her grandchildren Cindy, Janet, Stephanie, Wendy and Logan, great-grandchildren Caeleigh, Maiya, Casey, Toby and Andrew.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Royal Gardens for their wonderful care and support during her 10 year residency.
A private family memorial will be held at a later date. Arrangements out of Peterborough.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Shirley’s memory may be made to The Salvation Army or a charity of your choice.
Of Peterborough, suddenly at PRHC on January 22, 2015 after a long fight with heart disease, at the age of 77.
Louis, dearest husband of Jeanne (née Marshall) for 57 years. Son of the late Kay and stepson of Bill Dwyer. Loving Dad to his three children the late Steven (d. 1999). Papa to Bailey Penhale, Mark Ellis and Jacqueline Ellis and her partner Hutton, and Great-Papa to Ronan and Theo. Kim Westby and husband Bob.
Papa to Kira Westby and partner Tom and Kalen Westby. Kate Ellis and husband Norm Cumming. Papa to Adam Cumming and Stacie Cumming and her partner Brandon, and Great-Papa to Camden and Ellie. Louis is the brother of Joyce (late), Ray, Lloyd and Harry (late). Good friend and step brother to Hayward McDonald.
A funeral service will be held at St. James United Church, 221 Romaine Street, Peterborough on Thursday January 29th at 1:00 PM with visitation there from one hour prior.
If desired, memorial donations may be made to the PRHC Foundation, Five Counties Children’s Centre or St. James United Church.
Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on January 22, 2015 at age 87.
Beloved husband of Elizabeth (nee Mahoney) and the late Mary Hope Patricia Smythe. Dear father of Michael Ionson (Karen) of Welland, Craig Ionson of Buckhorn, Jennifer Ionson (Chatelal Boodram) of Scarborough and Stuart Ionson (Marie) of Stoney Creek. Dear stepfather of Heather Lane (Jacob Bakker) of Melbourne, Andrew Lane (Linda) of Carp and Gregory Lane of Ennismore.
Grandfather of Kathryn (Tudor), Thomas, Annaliese, Sarah, Randy (Jessica), Steven (Shoba), Christian, Timothy, Natasja (Sean), Katie (Jeff), Amy (Gus) and Joshua (Sherri Lynn). Great grandfather of Austin, Preston, Tristan, Raya, Shyden, Savian, Cole, Zachary and Jaycob.
Brother of the late Pauline McMillan, the late Lloyd Ionson, and the late Marie Ionson. Uncle of Lorne McMillan.
(Retired Registered Nurse from St. Joseph’s Hospital)
Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Thursday, January 22, 2015 in her 73rd year.
Beloved wife of the late Theodorus (Ted) VandenAnker (d. 1991). Loving mother of Martin and wife Courtney of Peterborough and Duane and wife Liane of Brockville. Dear grandmother of Emma, Samantha, Mackenzie, Theodore and Corbin.
Dear sister of Helen McAvoy (late Harold), Madeline Downey (Linus), Frank Forestell, Gerard Forestell (Joanne). Lovingly remembered by several nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by her parents Wilfrid and Mary Forestell (nee Ryan).
Arrangements out of Peterborough. Private family visitation. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at the CATHEDRAL OF ST. PETER-IN-CHAINS on Tuesday, January 27th at 10 a.m. Interment.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Autism Ontario, Peterborough Chapter would be appreciated by the family.
Peacefully, at Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa, on Wednesday, January 21, 2015, at 60 years of age.
Mike, dearly beloved son of the late Eileen (Casey) and James Connelly. Dear brother of Pat (Betty), Mary Anne Marshall (Ken), Jeannette Snape, Bill (Barb) and the late Joe. Favourite uncle of Jay, Michelle, Shane, Shannon, Nicholas, Andrew, Sean, Luke and Rose. Great uncle of Jake, Erin, Zack, Abby, Madden and Wesley.
Born in Peterborough, Mike was an avid lover of the NASCAR Races and a Montreal Canadiens fan. He will be specially remembered by Sheryle, Murray, and Janice Currins, and by many relatives and friends. Mike’s family meant everything to him.
Funeral service will be held in Peterborough on Monday, January 26th. Cremation followed by inurnment in Ennismore.
If desired, donations may be made to the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA).
Beloved husband of Carol Cameron (predeceased) and father to David, Scott (Sandy), Debbie, Stephen (Terry), Heather (David) and Sharon. Grandfather to Danny, Derek (deceased), Rachel, Connor, Sarah and Kathleen. Great- grandfather to Austin.
Service at Forward Baptist Church, 1891 Gerrard St. East, Toronto, on Friday, January 23rd at 2 p.m.
Donations can be made to the Mission Fund of Forward Baptist or the charity of your choice.
At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Mable (Manley) of R.R. #8 Peterborough in her 91st year.
Wife of the late Fred Howson (1985).
Dear mother of Bob Howson (Deb) of Ennismore, Cindy (Luke Haze) of Ancaster, Heather (Greg Richardson) of Lang and Cydnee Hosker (Andrew Milner) of Peterborough. Loving grandmother of Scott Howson(Sarah), Mark Howson (Kara), Tristan Haze, Sarah Haze, Scott Richardson, Megan Richardson, Laurence Milner, Frances Milner, the late Dorothy Grace Milner and great grandmother to Elise, Kira, Carter and Owen Howson and Jazlyn Jacobs.
Sister of the late Pearl Nurse, Gordon Manley, Cecil Manley, Hazel Howell and Derwyn Manley. Aunt Mable will also be missed by several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held in Peterborough on Friday, January 23rd.
If desired, donations may be made to Mark Street United Church.
Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 in his 92nd year. Joe was with family and a kind caring staff at PRHC when he passed.
Joe also had spent a few short months with the exceptional care provided at Princess Gardens.
A graduate of St. Peter’s High School and the Engineering Faculty of the University of Toronto. He served in the Royal Canadian Navy in WWII and was a long-time employee of General Electric Company. Joe was a fine, kind individual, he was an avid reader and who, in the past, enjoyed sailing, golf, lawn bowling, skiing and curling.
Joe was predeceased by his mother, Alice Shaughnessy (Nee Milloy) and father Sylvester S. Shaughnessy and his beloved Leona Gavinski. Dear brother to Marita Renahan (Late James), and Carmel Nichols, and predeceased by brother Vernon Shaughnessy and sister Norma Fallen (Late James). Brother-in-law to Jessie Sobko (John). Joe will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Arrangements out of Peterborough. At Joe’s request, private family arrangements will be followed later by interment at St. Peter’s Cemetery. A celebration of Joe’s life will be held at a later date.
If desired, donations in his memory may be made to Five Counties Children’s Centre Foundation or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.
Passed away peacefully at Caressant Care in Arthur, ON in his 96th year.
Beloved husband of the late Mary (nee Fisch).
Loving father of Bob (Linda), David (Angel) “Grampa” will missed by his seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. He will also be loving remembered by his sisters Ruth (Howard) and Lorraine (Lou.)
Predeceased by his son John and siblings Lloyd and Audrey.
During the late 1930’s, Nelson lived and worked on the Six Nations Reserve where he was made an honourary Chief in Brantford. He belonged to the Cayuga - Turtle Clan and his Indian Name was Dee-Wah-Dut. In 1976, Nelson opened a successful business in Peterborough, Berry Automotive Armature, which he owned and operated until his retirement in 1996. The secret of his longevity was a lifetime of hard work, ice cream, chocolate and a sense of humour.
A funeral Service will be held in Peterborough on Thursday, January 22nd. Interment Peterborough.
In lieu of flowers donations in Nelson’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Peterborough.
The family would like to thank the staff of Caressant Care for their support and care.
Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Monday, January 19, 2015 at the age of 83.
Beloved wife of the late Martin Flowersmith.
Loving mother of Dave (Debra), Marty (Cheryl), Fred, Bob (Shirley), Elise (Guy), Don (Sharon), Chris (Pina), Jim (Bev) and Paul (Mary). Cherished grandmother of many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dear step-sister of Florence, Carol and the late Lillian and Kenneth.
Predeceased by her daughters-in-law Janet, Sue and Helen.
A funeral service will be held in Peterborough on Thursday, January 22nd. Interment to follow.
In memory of Olive, donations may be made to The Lung Association or the charity of your choice.
Passed away at the P.R.H.C. on Monday, January 19, 2015. Bev “Sweeny” Graham of Lakefield in his 95th year.
Former husband of the late Jean (nee Smith).
Loving father of Janice Livy (Al) of Lakefield, Charlene Freeburn (Murray) of Young’s Point, Laurie Graham and Carla Hunt (Don) both of Lakefield and Al Pritchard of Iron Bridge and father-in-law of Colin Donaldson. Also loved and missed by his 11 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren and brother Arnold.
Predeceased by his daughter Valerie Donaldson (2012), sisters Annie Cockburn (Everett) and Mary Bulmer (Albert) and brothers Walter, Allen, Wesley, Gerald, Theodore, Norman, George and Elmer.
A funeral service will be held in Lakefield on Friday, January 23rd. Reverend Warren Vollmer officiating. A reception will follow interment at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 77, Lakefield.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Passed away peacefully on Monday, January 19, 2015 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre at the age of 82.
Beloved husband for 56 years to Waltraud. Cherished father Birgit (Gary Sutcliffe), Susan (Gordon Buchholz), Fred (Jane), Antje (Jack Wade), and Eric (Carolyn). Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Brandon, Cole, and Logan. Dear brother of Hilda and Christel.
Special thanks to the staff at PRHC, in particular, Dr. Crane, Valentina, Dale, Joan, and Tonya. He will be greatly missed by his extended family and many friends.
Cremation arrangements out of Peterborough. A celebration of his life will take place at the Navy Club (24 Whitlaw), on Sunday January 25th from 3 - 6 p.m.
In lieu of flowers donations to PRHC Foundation - palliative care would be appreciated by the family.
Peacefully, with her family by her side, on Monday, January 19, 2015 at the age of 93.
Loretta, beautiful wife of the late W/C Joffre and beloved mother of Susan (Hugh) Hamilton and Linda (Paul) Lumsden. Loving Grandmother of Hugh, Jeff, and Alissa. Great-grandmother of John and Samantha.
Arrangements out of Peterborough. A private family inurnment will take place at Pine Hills Cemetery, Toronto.
Passed away peacefully on January 18, 2015 at Springdale Country Manor, Peterborough, Ontario in her 91st year.
Dorothy was predeceased by her husband, Ernest.
She is survived by her sons Elliott (Donna) and Lorne (Suzanne), grandchildren Donald, Michael, Jake and Aaron. She was the dear sister of Stan, Frank and Faye.
Though Dorothy was born in New York City, she spent the greater part of her early life in Cooks Harbour, Newfoundland.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, January 24th at 2:00 p.m with visitation one hour prior to service from 1:00 p.m. at the COMSTOCK FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 356 Rubidge Street, Peterborough, Ontario, 705 745-4683.
Later this summer she will be laid-to-rest alongside her beloved Ernest amidst the partridge berries and bake apples.
If so desired, donations in memory of Dorothy may be made to the Alzheimer Society or the Salvation Army.
The family announces with great sorrow the peaceful passing of Bob Cameron at home with family at his side on Sunday, January 18, 2015 in his 74th year. Bob spent the past 16 months in a fierce battle with cancer. He fought hard right to the end, true to his character.
Beloved husband and best friend of Edna (Besse) Cameron, and would have celebrated 50 years together later this year. Loving and devoted father of, Janet Brewer (Robert Elrick), John Cameron (Tania), Joanie Cameron Pritchett (Grant), Jackie Parkin (Brad) all of Barrie; Frances Lahartinger (Andre) of Springwater, Rick Kane of Orillia and Jodi Paddison of Innisfil.
Proud grandfather of, Cassidy and Laura Brewer, Samantha and Lucas Cameron, Max and Taye Pritchett, Cameron and Ethan Parkin, Bryan (Teegan), Eric, Sonya and Christian Lahartinger, Phoebe Kane and Jesse and Jade Paddison (Kevin). He also leaves behind one great grandchild, Kevin Paddison Kelly.
Survived by his best friend and brother, Alan Cameron (Carol) of Woodstock and lovingly remembered by sister-in-laws, Velma Becht (Bruce) of Barrie, Merle Cameron (Clyde) of Midland, Reg Watson (Peg) of Kingston, and brother-in-laws, Jack Besse (Ella) and Russ Besse (Karen).
Predeceased by his parents Vernon and Elizabeth Cameron, brothers, John (Liz), Bruce (Ida), Don (Carol), Clyde and sisters, Phyllis Hunter (George), Jeanne Fry (George), Ruth McIntosh (John) and Peg Cameron. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
The family would like to thank the many nurses from CCAC and Bayshore and we would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to Dr. Michael J. McConvey (Dr. Mike) for the dedication and compassionate care that he provided to Bob. His ongoing support and medical advice was invaluable and we are truly and forever grateful.
The funeral service will take place on Wednesday, January 21st in Elmvale, Ontario. Spring Interment.
If desired and in lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Oro Minor Hockey Association or Elmvale Minor Hockey Association would be appreciated.
Passed away Sunday, January 18, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer.
Loving husband and best friend to Dolores. Devoted father to Louise (Matt), Jocelyn, Douglas (Karen). Proud grandfather to Brodie (Candice), Emily (Will), Amanda (Kevin), Kyle (Dianna), Janet, Katelyn (Jake), Jessica, Sampson & Ryan. Cherished great-grandfather to Catherine, Alexa, Abby, Ava & Tyler.
A private family service will take place at a later date.
In memory of Allan donations can be made to the charity of your choice.