FINNIE, Grace Evelyn (nee Millage) - (February 22, 1930 - August 12, 2017) -
After a full life Mom left us on August 12th, 2017 to be with her loving husband Wally (2004), her parents Edwin and Nettie, her sister Isabel Morris and her brother Ralph.
She leaves to treasure her memory her two daughters and sons-in-law, Karen (David) Ness and Diane (Bob) Smeding.
Grace will be lovingly remembered by her 4 grandchildren, Lee Ann, Michelle, David, and Kimberly and soon to be 10 great grandchildren. She also leaves behind her brother Jack Millage and her many nieces and nephews.
WAINWRIGHT, Mary (nee Sullivan) - With sadness and love, we announce Mary's passing on August 12, 2017.
Beloved wife of the late William, Mary will be dearly missed by her children Stephen, Catherine (Michael) and James. Proud Nana of Robert (Todd), Laura and David.
Loving sister of Dennis (Anna Marie), Kay and Al. Mary was predeceased by her daughter Patricia, her sister Ann Marie, her brothers Joseph and father Leo, her sister-in-law Dawn, and her brother-in-law Art.
PRINDIBLE, Elizabeth Willomena (nee Alberico) - At PRHC on Friday, August 11, 2017 with her family by her side.
Elizabeth, beloved wife of Lawrence (Larry). Dear mother of Dennis (Maria) and predeceased by son Lawrence Jr. Dear grandma to Teri, Tanya, Kassandra and Kurtis.
Predeceased by many siblings, nieces, and nephews.
CAMERON, Deborah Sharon 'Dee' (nee Bayley) – Passed away peacefully at Algonquin Grace Hospice, with her family at her side, on Friday, August 11, 2017. Deborah of Bracebridge, formerly of Owen Sound and Toronto, in her 64th year.
Beloved wife of Brian Cameron for 34 years. Dear mother of Peter Drew (Sandra) and step-mother of Dan Cameron (Denise), Pat Cameron (Krista) and Connie Suess (Scott).
Loving grandmother of Laura, Marlie, Danielle, Nicholas, Matthew, Ty, Taylor and Carrissa. Daughter of Peter Orlicky and the late Beverley (nee Kerr). Sister of the late Michael Orlicky.
JANUSZ, Myrtle Audrey (Boese) (Robinson) - Passed away peacefully at Bethany Lodge in Unionville on Friday, August 11th, 2017 in her 93rd year.
Myrtle is predeceased by her husbands Donald Haydn Robinson (1983) and Stanislaw Janusz (1991) and her parents, Edna and Charles Bowes.
Dear mother of Steven Robinson (Elspeth) of Burlington, Wallace Robinson (Wilda) of Stouffville, Beth Armstrong (Brad) and Michele Fisher (the late Doug) of Peterborough.
KYNASTON, Josephine Catherine - Passed away peacefully on August 11th, 2017 in her 86th year.
Beloved Wife of John. Loving Mother of Tony (Shirley), Pat (Bob), Susan, Jaqueline and Sandra.
Grandmother to David (Jen), Carla (Patrick), Cindy, Michael (Debbie), Veronica (Brian), Nicholas, Spencer and Great Grandmother to Logan, Hayden, Natalie, Madison, Andrew, Oliver, Griffin, Elizabeth, Evelyn and Brooklyn. Nana will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
WAKEFIELD, Ethel 'Bubbs' - Passed away after a courageous battle with pulmonary fibrosis in the arms of her loving family on Friday August 11, 2017 at her residence at the age of 84.
Beloved wife of the late Ken. Bubbs is survived by her children and many grand and great grandchildren.
Dear sister of Diane Roche (Don), Lloyd Dyson (Nancy), the late Don Dyson and sister-in-law Edna Brumpton (late Ed).
DOHERTY, John Edward – At his residence on Thursday, August 10, 2017, John Doherty of Havelock, in his 66th year.
Beloved husband of Betty Zufelt for over 40 years.
Brother of Lorraine and Rose and the late Earl, Patrick, Allan, Tommy, Fred and Leo. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
O'DELL, Rita Nora (Stiffler) – Passed away peacefully at Rubidge Retirement Residence, Peterborough, on Thursday, August 10, 2017. Rita, of Peterborough, formerly of Pidgeon Lake, Toronto and Emmishofen, Switzerland, in her 98th year.
Beloved wife of the late Alvin C. O'Dell for 62 years.
Loving mother of Alan, Douglas (Cheryl), David (Dominique), and Marilyn Kosticin (Paul). Dear grandmother of Darren, Mark, Lisa, Shawn, David, Daniel, Kristy and Cassie. Proud great grandmother of many. Sister of the late Ula LeBer (late Charles).
RALPH, Ross Edward - At Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at the age of 80 years.
Ross, beloved husband of Barbara (nee Hudson). Loving father of Christina Sanford (Greg), and step-father of Steven Whitehill (Tracey), Scott Whitehill (Anne), Stuart Whitehill (Kelly), and Cindy Harrison (Larry).
Loving Grandfather of Melanie Brown (Robert), Ashley McCarthy (Nik), and Andrew Butler, and step-Grandfather of Christopher, Jason, and Edward Whitehill, Derek Whitehill, predeceased. Loving Great Grandfather of Gavin and Lucas Brown.
CULLEN, Delianne Rose 'Dee' (Forget) - Delianne, also known as Dee by many, passed away on August 9, 2017 in her 75th year. Dee was not alone, and passed away peacefully in the comfort of her home.
Dee, beloved wife of Martin Cullen, and predeceased by her first husband Donald Cullen. Dee was loved by so many, and leaves behind her daughters, Darin O’Grady (Jim), and Tracy Cullen.
Cherished grandmother of Chad O’Grady (Loredana), Crystal O’Grady, (Travis), Andrew Martin, Eric Martin, Caitlin O’Grady, and Michael Martin. At present she leaves behind one great grandchild, Myia Gendron.
MANGNALL, Anthony 'Tony' - At Peterborough Regional Health Centre Palliative Care, surrounded by his loving family, on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in his 75th year.
Tony, beloved husband of 50 years to Elizabeth (nee Burge).
STEELE, John David 'Iain' - Peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 at the age of 80.
Beloved husband of Renie Steele (nee Gourlay) for 59 wonderful years.
Loving father of Julie Hickey (Terry) and Wendy Steele (Mark Jordan). Cherished grandfather of Alex, Adam, Jordan and Matthew.
KILLINGBECK, Robert 'Bob' - Fondly known as "Killie" peacefully passed from this life to his heavenly life on Wednesday, August 9, 2017.
He was predeceased by parents, Annie and Percy, and siblings Russ, Jack, Leona, Bunny and Marie.
Bob is survived by his devoted spouse of 68 years, Elsie and their children; Bunny (Jon), Cathy (Brian), grandchildren, Richard (Betts), Annie (Bernard), Amy, Chase and Meagan, and great-grands Owen, Casey, Beatrice and Jacob. Bob also adopted Tom and Sheree McGarrity and their sons Danny, Michael and Sergei, with whom he enjoyed a long relationship on Barbara Crescent.
HUELS, Marilyn Ruth (nee Smith) - Peacefully in her 84th year on Tuesday, August 9, 2017 after a long goodbye.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Wilbur, and siblings Ian and Janet.
She is survived and remembered with enduring love by her children Sarah (Rod), Peter (Cathy) and Rebecca; grandchildren Jakob, Isaac and William; and her entire “Couzbanian” clan.
AUSTIN, Kenneth William 'Ken' - It is with profound sadness we announce the passing of our father Ken (Snap) Austin, on Tuesday August 8, 2017 in his 88th year, after a courageous battle with cancer at Pleasant Meadow Manor where he resided in Norwood, Ontario.
Ken was born on Nov. 17, 1929 in Springhill Nova Scotia.
Ken was predeceased by his loving wife Noreen of 46 years and daughter Marilyn Fimo (Dave). He is survived by daughter Debbie Glen (d.Barry), Cheryl Holt (Steve), son Dan Mattix (Susan), Frank Mattix (Kim), daughter Christine Austin and Cyndy Abraham (John).
ALIKAKOS, George - (Proud owner and operator of Mr. Sub for 40 years and sponsor of the Peterborough Petes) -
Peacefully with his family by his side on Monday, August 7, 2017 in his 79th year.
Beloved husband of Eugenia (nee Kaspasouris). Loving father of Meny, Rebecca Salfi and her husband John, Nina, and Maria. Cherished pappou of Antonio, Giorgio, Gabriella, and Evi.
Predeceased by his parents Cleomenis and Rebecca his brother Peter and his sister Athena. Loving theo to many nieces and nephews.
LEPP, Dianne 'Joan' "Disco Joan" - Died peacefully surrounded by family and friends, after a courageous battle with cancer at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Monday, August 7, 2017 in her 70th year.
"Joannie Movies" is the beloved mother of Debra Villiers of Peterborough, Karey Heard (Robin) of Edmonton and Warren Lepp of Peterborough. Proud grandmother of Brendan, Spencer and Dominik.
Cherished daughter of Colleen and the late Lou Gagnon. Dear sister of Sheila (Jack), Lou Jr. (Joanne), Gloria, Alex (Mary), Cynthia and the late Ricky.
LEE, Evelyn Rita (nee Curtin) - Passed away peacefully at her residence on Monday, August 7, 2017 in her 97th year.
Wife of the late Cyril William Lee (d. June 3, 1983). Loving mother of Theresa Lee, and Gerard Lee and wife Carolanne. Dear grandmother of six grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Also survived by step-daughter Joan Radford of Bolton.
Predeceased by her parents Joseph Curtin and Kathleen Hargrove, stepson John Lee, and brothers Vincent, William and Alvin Curtin and sisters Ileen Bernstein, Margaret Curtin, Kathleen Dubas.
CAMPBELL, Dennis Edwin – (Retired Kirkfield Postmaster) - Passed away at Peterborough on Sunday, August 6, 2017.
Dennis was the beloved husband of the late Daphne (Orchard) Campbell.
Loved father of Wendy (Murray) Connelly of Keene, late Gail (Brian) Teel of Aurora, Don (Janice) of Georgetown, Greg (Linda) of Keswick, Kim (Jamey) Hicks of Peterborough and Kirk (Kelly) of Coboconk.
HILL, Shirley Helen - Shirley passed away very suddenly on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre at the age of 84, with her loving family at her side.
She retired from Eaton’s after 35 years of service.
Loving wife of the late Gerald Hill.
Loving mother of Sandra Pitre (Roger), Larry Hill (Anne), and Shelley Hill (Kevin).
Loving grandmother of Alana Robson (Mike), Jeremy Pitre (Laura), Craig Hill (Heather), Kristin de Montbrun (Chris), RogerPitre (Bobbi Jo).
Great-grandmother of Austin and KylieRobson, Benjamin and Kendal Pitre, Alyssa, Tiffany, Tianna Pitre and Kara and Ryan de Montbrun.
DITCHBURN, John Alan - Passed away peacefully at his residence on Sunday August 6, 2017. John Ditchburn, of Apsley, in his 48th year.
Remembered by his loving companion Brenda Breau, and her son Adam Hendrik. Also remembered by his daughter Jamie Ditchburn, and granddaughter Miley.
Survived by siblings Jean Moore, Dave Ditchburn, Becky Ditchburn, and nieces and nephews Darren, Tiffany, Megan, and Mason. Predeceased by his mother Beverley.
EMMERSON, Donald Eric 'Don' - Passed away at the Campbellford Memorial Hospital on Sunday August 6, 2017. Don Emmerson of Norwood in his 60th year.
Loved and missed by his wife Jennifer. Also missed by his children Jason, Joshua, Kaitlin (Bill Brock), and Wesley. Remembered by his grandchildren Heather Leanne (Dylan), Liam, and Kendyll.
Survived by siblings Ronnie (Judy), Debbie (Darryl), Lorne (Caroline), Cecil (Janice), and Cathy (Ernie), and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Doris and Sherman.
WESTLAKE, William Oswald 'Os' - (Retired Fire Chief) - Peacefully after a brief illness in his 92nd year, at Fairhaven Home for the Aged on Saturday August 5, 2017.
Os, longtime resident of Selwyn Township, 3rd generation farmer and 41 years as a volunteer firefighter with the last 18 as the Fire Chief of Smith Township until his retirement at the amalgamation of Selwyn Township.
He was the beloved husband of the late June (Carl) for 52 years (2006). Longtime companion of his cousin Frances Woods, currently of Innisfail, Alberta. Loving father to Wendy Fulton (David), Wayne (Carol) and Marvin (Beth).
BOLIN, Loretta Jane (nee McCarthy) - Peacefully on August 5, 2017, eight days after her 95th birthday.
Predeceased by her husband Jack Bolin (1975) and her daughter Sue (2013).
A lifelong resident of Otonabee, Loretta was the youngest daughter of Vince McCarthy and Jennie Weir. She was the last surviving sibling of Eugene, Fern (Earl) Doris, Ormonde, Bertha (John) Turnbull, Mary, Lois, Elinor, Grace (Gordon) Nelson, Marlyn (Jack) Low, Donald (Bonnie) and Joseph.
She will be missed by her children Anna Marie, Pat Sheldrick (Tom), Barb (Brian Nash), Colleen, Jackie and Gus (Jane).
PANABAKER, Commander Jack Leroy - (Highly decorated Retired WWII Royal Canadian Navy Commander) -
Passed away peacefully at home as per his wishes, surrounded by family on August 5th, 2017 at the age of 94.
Loving husband of the late Mary (nee Brick). Beloved father of Mary Jo (Theo), Jan, Joy, Jocelyn (Mike) and Jerrainy.
Admired Grandfather of Matthew (Cher), Tristen, Jessica (Paul), Stephanie (Kelly), Beth (Ryan), Ellee (Travis) and Mary-Ellen (Luke). Cherished great-grandfather to Teagan, Lily, Ellee, Alexandra, Alayna, Henry, Everly, Austin and Ferryn.