ANDERSON, William Robert 'Red' - (Retired West Clox Employee) - Passed away at his residence with his family by his side on Monday, September 4th, 2017 in his 85th year.
Beloved husband of the late Bessie nee Johnston. Loving father of Shiela Troke (Bill), Rob (Linda) and the late Debbie Reid, Gloria Shaughnessy and Billy.
Grandpa will be sadly missed by Cory, Tammy, Billy, Jeff, Tricia, Jeremy, Shawn, Robbie, the late Jennifer and great-grandpa of 12. Dear brother of the Ken Anderson (Carol) and Helen Kirkwood (Archie).
LAWLER, Donna Jean (nee Wood) - Went home to be with her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, at Welland General Hospital in her 71st year.
Beloved wife of Jim for 44 years.
Dear mother of Jim (Kathy), Tricia (Joe Sullivan) and Bethany (Jordan O'Brien).
Loving grandmother of Sophia, Owen, Melina, Audrey, Hudson, Everley, and one the way.
HEARST, Florence Lorenda 'Penny' (nee Hillier) (formerly Chamberlain) - At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre Palliative Care Unit on Sunday, September 3, 2017 in her in her 76th year.
Beloved wife of Michael Hearst, and predeceased by her first husband Keith Chamberlain.
Loving mother of George Chamberlain, Trudie Robson (Bill), Maryann Clement (Larry), and Pauline Chamberlain.
McADAM, Ferne Agnes (nee Tully) - (March 26, 1915 - September 3, 2017) -
Passed away peacefully with her daughter Barbara and granddaughter Shelley at her side at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at 102 years of age.
Beloved wife of the late Robert John McAdam.
Loving mother of Barbara Milne, late David McAdam (Christine) and the late Doug McAdam.
REAUME, Gerard 'Gerry' Joseph - At Royal Gardens Retirement Home on Saturday, September 2, 2017 in his 93rd year.
Loving father of Virginia Keating (Michael), Kim McWilliams (the late John) and Andrew (Karen).
Cherished grandfather of Rebecca Herrell (Shawn), Sarah Ryan, Shay McWilliams (George Quinby), Cole McWilliams (Kelsey D’Altoe) and Guinaverre Reaume, and great grandfather of Jack, Will, Camden, Madilyn and Ruby.
STAHN, Ivan 'Ian' Henry - (Bell Canada Engineering for 40 years) - At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Saturday, September 2, 2017 in his 84th year.
Beloved husband of Sylvia Margaret (nee Irwin). Loving father of Sheila Campbell (Ross), Kent (Diane Chabot) and Lynda Bleoo (Jean). Cherished grandfather of Felix, Domenic, Kayla, Joah.
Dear brother of Charles (Marion) and Alex (Joan) and the late Alice Johnson. Sadly missed by his nieces and nephews.
HANNAH, Lynn Elwin - (Canadian Navy 1955-1965, and retired employee of General Motors after 31 years) -
Suddenly at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto on Friday, September 1, 2017 in his 84th year.
Beloved husband of Margaret (nee Jones) for 61 years. Loving father of Glen (Alana), Doug (Rachel) and Steve. Cherished grandfather of Brian, David, Jessica (Ron), Kyle (Olha), Eric, Nicole (Brandon), Mark and Riley (Jenn) and great grandfather of Jordan, Hadley, Kaydence and Juliette.
Dear brother of Terrance. Predeceased by his brothers and sisters Bertha, Clay, Irene, Marion, Tom, Bernard and Bernice.
BUCHANAN, Susan Patricia (nee Smith) - (1938 - 2017) - Passed away August 30, 2017.
Wife and Soul-mate of Bob Buchanan.
Everyone loses at least once in life. The big one – DEATH! The inevitable END of us all. My best-friend-ever, and beloved wife for 51 years, at the age of 79 met up with and lost a short, vicious battle against a glioblastoma brain tumour. Nobody wins that fight!
After enduring surgery on May 13, then chemo and radiation therapy at Sunnybrook Hospital, she fought at home as long as humanly possible before entering palliative care at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on August 19, where she passed away on August 30 at approximately 8:30 AM.
DAWSON, Gail Yvonne – Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, at her new home at Kawartha Heights Retirement Living, Peterborough, Ontario, on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at the age of 78.
Beloved wife of the late Ronald Earle Dawson. Daughter of the late Elmer and Ethel Bennett.
Loving mother of Kelly Ann Dawson Summerhayes, Kathy May Dawson, Krissy Leah Dawson, and their partners. Cherished and proud grandma (GG) of Zachariah, Lukas, Kassandra, Haley, Cameron and Matthew.
Dear sister of Doris Young, Robert Bennett and the late Verna Markle.
BAKER, Christopher Steven – Of Peterborough, passed away peacefully at PRHC on Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 in his 53rd year.
Chris is the loving son of the late Jean and Christopher Baker. Dear brother of Nick (Brenda) Cinese, Lance (Donna) Kemp, and Thelma Johnston (Walter).
Chris will also be lovingly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and friends. He was predeceased by his brother James Cinese.
RIDLEY, Paul Edwin - Of Peterborough, passed away peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre with family by his side in his 79th year.
Paul, loving son of the late Edwin & Theresa Ridley. Generous and treasured father to Paul Joseph Ridley (Robbie Lean), Lisa (Steven) Lundquist, and Terrilyn White. Cherished Papa to Stephanie (Adam) Inker, Evan-Matthew Lundquist and Scott Lundquist. Great Papa to Isla Inker.
Loving brother of the late Gloria Houghton (the late Dave), Peter Ridley, and Mary (Paul) Richmond. Former spouse of the late Pat Ridley.
STILES, Ross - In loving memory of Ross Stiles (March 14, 1934 - August 30, 2017).
Loving husband to Monique for 61 years; father to Robert (Betty-Lou), James, David (Michelle), and Peter (Wendy); and grandfather to Ryan, Steven, Jamie, Elliott, Anthony, Dakota, Dylan, and Mireille.
Ross enjoyed a 40-year career with Bell Telephone. He volunteered throughout his life and believed strongly in giving back to the community. Ross and Monique had many adventures around the world, including sailing in Greenland, the Caribbean, and the Greek Isles.
WHITE, Irene Laura Levina (nee Johnson) - Passed away at her residence on Tuesday August 29, 2017. Irene White of Apsley in her 84th year.
Beloved wife of the late Guy White. She is survived by her children Lillian Desrocher (Mike), Linda Olszewski (Karl), Gord (Joanne), Drucilla Hannah (Doug), Delores Hargraves (Tim), Byron (Jean), Todd (Brenda), and Laura-lee Retzler (Matt). Remembered by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survived by brother Ernie Johnson. Predeceased by siblings Lou Johnson, Frances Harris, Doug (d. Blanche), Roger (Doreen), Murray, Sharon (Dave), and David.
YULE, Amy Evelyn (nee Butler) - (Former Nurse) - Suddenly at her family cottage on Deer Bay Lake, on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at the age of 41.
Beloved daughter of Faye Butler and Brent Butler(Rena). Loving mother of Emma, Abigail, Keeghan and step mother of Lauren.
Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her aunts, uncles, co-workers and friends.
SHEWARD, Dorothy Margaret 'Dolly' (nee Bertrand) - Dorothy "Dolly" Sheward nee Bertrand, 69, left this world too soon, on Tuesday August 29, 2017 after a courageous battle, peacefully and surrounded by loving family.
She will be sadly and sorely missed her family and friends. Predeceased by parents Joseph and Dot Bertrand nee Clapham.
Survived by four children; Dean, Tracie, Wendi and Dayle, loving brother Joe Bertrand, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
QUICK, Harry Charles - Passed away peaceful surrounded by family on August 28th, 2017 at the age of 76 after battling cancer.
Harry has survived by his son Jason (Christa), daughter Jackie and brother Ted (Sherry).
Predeceased by his wife Shirley Ann Quick (Hull), mother Janna Quick (van Oeveren) and father Charlie Quick, two sisters Earla Standish and Audrey Mahood. Harry will be missed by his two grandchildren Thomas and Victoria and by many nieces and nephews.
After coming to Canada from Holland at age 13, he joined the Canadian Army as an Engineer. Then worked as a fireman for the City of Peterborough for 25 years before he retired at the age of 50.
BOZEC, Mary Elizabeth 'Betty' - Passed away peacefully at the Peterborough Retirement Residence on Monday, August 28th, 2017 in her 82nd year.
Beloved wife of the late Mark Bozec.
Cherished mother of Michael (Judy), Bonnie, Lynn Watt (Ed), Doug, Teresa Seabrooke (Al) and Joe (Michelle). Predeceased by her parents Joseph and Carmelita Driscoll and son Johnny and granddaughter Mary.
PFAFF, Harold Earl 'Bud' - It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to Harold Earl ‘Bud’ Pfaff. Dad, brother, uncle and friend, Bud passed away peacefully Sunday afternoon August 27, 2017 at his beautiful Belle-Lea Acres Farm at the age of 93, surrounded by friends and family.
He will be greatly missed by many. His incredible attitude, strength and love of life made him cherished by family and friends; he left a lasting and unforgettable impression on all those he met. He will be long remembered as a persistent and passionate letter writer to local editors.
Harold Bud Pfaff was born in Toronto on October 24, 1923, to William Harold and Vera M. Pfaff. (nee Schweitzer of New Hamburg, Ontario) He attended Danforth Technical School and Canada Radio College in Toronto. In 1938, at 15, he joined the Toronto Sea Cadets and at 19, joined the Canadian Merchant Marine in WW2 as a Radio Officer.
OKONSKI, Bronislaw Wladyslaw 'Bruno' - (1927 - 2017) - Peacefully on Sunday August 27, 2017 at PRHC with his family by his side.
Beloved wife of Aleksandra for 63 years. Loving father of Vanessa (Bruno Zatorski), Roman (Hanna), Wladyslaw (Ela), John (Yvonne), Dariusz (Olga) and Alicja (Dan).
Proud Dziadzi of Monica, Maciej, Jennifer, Jessica, Julie, Kris, Ania, Bianka, Sara, Natasha, Nicole and 6 great-grandchildren.
HENSEN, John Adrian – Peacefully and surrounded by family at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday, August 27th, 2017 in his 70th year.
Beloved husband of Elaine (neé Schieck). Devoted father of Nicole Gidluck (Ian) of Airdrie, AB; Teralyn Hensen (Trevor Dunn) of St. Thomas, ON; and Shawn Hensen (Susan) of Newark, CA.
Adored grandfather of Alex, Michael and Evan; Conor, Kyler, Evelyn and Brieanne; and Benjamin. Cherished brother of Paul (Debbie), Marg Vollick (Bob), Arnold, Patricia Buuck (Dave) and Michael (Ruta).
BRADSHAW, Joan Helen (nee Taylor) - Joan passed away in her 93rd year on August 27, 2017 at Lakefield Extendicare.
Beloved wife of the late Clifford Bradshaw, cherished mother to Shirley Manning (Bradshaw) and Michael Bradshaw, and loving grandmother to Robert, Michelle, Michael, Scott and David.
Dear sister of the late Roy Taylor, and daughter of the late Lillie Taylor (Kirk) and Thomas Taylor.
CRUIKSHANK, Mae - (Proud member of RCL Br. #52) - Passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 27th, 2017 at Riverview Manor in her 86th year.
Beloved wife of George for over 65 years. Loving mother of Carol Heayn (David), Shirley Andrews (the late Roderick) and James Cruikshank (Anne).
Cherished grandmother of Robert Archer (Deanna), David Archer (Courtney), Kevin Archer, Amanda Dunkerley (Nick), Christopher Andrews (Laura), Steven Cruikshank (Sarah), Jeff Cruikshank and the late Maryann Archer.
WITTEVEEN, Marjorie Elizabeth (Pinck) (nee Hubbeard) - Passed away peacefully at Peterborough Extendicare on Sunday, August 27th, 2017 in her 91st year.
Amazing mother of Alan Pinck (Nancy), Wendy McConachie (Jim), Ruth Pinck, Patricia Pinck, Kevin Pinck and Andrew Pinck.
Predeceased by her husbands O. Thomas Pinck and Albert Witteveen her daughter Barbara and her son Daniel.
SANDEL, Maurice John - Passed peacefully at Peterborough Retirement Residence, after a well fought battle with Parkinson's Disease, on August 27th, 2017 at age 87.
Predeceased by adored wife Lillian (1996).
Survived by daughter Penny Boyd (Glen) and son David (Roberta), grandchildren Matthew (Aleisha) Boyd and Bradley and Erin Sandel.
Retired Toronto Police Force (1992) after 25 years of dedicated service. Previously 13 years with the Staffordshire Constabulary.
HOLDEN, Murray Wayne - Murray passed away on August 26, 2017 in his 77th year, at Extendicare Peterborough.
Murray, beloved husband of the late Doreen (nee Black).
Father of Wayne (Michele) of Florida, Jon of Peterborough and Keith (Lolita) of Whitby. "Grampa Murr" to Taryn (Gil), Nicole (Mark), Reanne (Anthony), Derek (Cyndie), Mitch and Brett (Chelsea). Great Grampa of Emalyn.
Murray was predeceased by his father Murray, mother Ella, sister Karen and brother Jody.