Passed away peacefully at PRHC in his 91st year with his family by his side on Friday, July 18, 2014.
Bud, beloved husband to Dorothy, dear father to Charmaine Butler, Murray and Brent and his wife Lori. Lovingly remembered by his 6 grandchildren, Jonathan, Carolyn, Susan and Mark Butler and Matthew and Alexander Palmer.
Bud was a special person, proud husband, father and grandfather to all of his family. He was also the last surviving of the Palmers from Wescott Street being the second youngest of his siblings Grant, Myrtle, Noreen, Hazel, Carl and Ron.
Bud was a 45 year employee of the CGE who started in the tool room and progressed to be an electrical manufacturing engineer. Bud was a proud and excellent Mason and Shriner.
He will be truly missed by all who knew him. If he knew you, he liked you.
The Visitation will be held at the St. Luke’s Anglican Church, 566 Armour Road, Peterborough on Saturday, July 26th from 12:30 PM until a celebration of his life commences at 2 PM.
If desired, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Passed away peacefully in the evening of July 17, 2014 at his home.
Gary was predeceased by his loving wife Nancy (nee Heeney) and leaves behind loving daughter Tamara, son in law Kelly, and Grandson Brandon.
Gary was a devoted brother to Doreen Natalizio and dear brother in law and friend to Robert & Leslie Heeney and Lynda and Henry Horner. Gary also leaves behind his nieces, nephews and extended family whom he cherished.
A celebration of life will be held at 11.00AM on July 27th at the Royal Canadian Legion in Campbellford, ON.
Passed away peacefully at Fairhaven Nursing Home on Thursday July 17, 2014 in his 84th year.
An avid golfer, square dancer, and special member and soloist of the Golden Tones.
Beloved husband of Jean and the late Mary (1978). Dear father of Stuart (Debra), Yvonne, Robert, and step father of James Varden (Carolyn) and the late David Varden. Loving Poppa of Leah, Kyle, McKelvie, and Ainsley.
Predeceased by his sister Edna.
A special thank you to the wonderful staff at Fairhaven, in particular Clara, Dana, Adam, Wendy, and Louise.
He will be greatly missed by his family and many friends.
All are welcome to attend a celebration of his life on Sunday July 27, 2014 from 2 - 4 p.m. at McDonnel St. Activity Centre (577 McDonnel St.) formerly Peterborough Lawn Bowling Club.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Fairhaven Foundation, or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.
93 years, passed away peacefully in his sleep on July 17, 2014 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre.
He was born and raised in Toronto and moved to Peterborough 18 months ago with his wife, Margaret (Midge).
Ed spent his working career with the Royal Bank of Canada finishing as a longtime Bank Manager in and around the Toronto area and very well respected as such. During his "off-time" he spent countless hours at his cottage. His favourite place in the world.
Ed was known for his quick wit, jokes and handy-man capabilities.
Ed was a proud and loving father of his son, Kevin from Peterborough, ON (wife Joanne) and his daughter, Janet of Scottsdale, AZ (husband Bob).
He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Margaret (Midge). He also has 3 grandchildren, Chris, of Lakefield, ON (wife Jenny) Kimberley of Glendale, AZ (partner, Ray) and Rob of Bowmanville, ON (wife Tanya).
Also 4 beautiful great-granddaughters, Peytin, Sophie, Brooklyn and Madison. We miss him and will love him always.
(40-year valued employee of G.E. Canada and longtime member of Northminster United Church)
At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Thursday, July 17, 2014, with his family by his side. Ross Perrin of Peterborough in his 76th year.
Beloved husband of Ruth (Fowler). Dear father of Brent Perrin (Diane) and Brenda (Brian Witty). Cherished papa to Vanessa, Hayden and Cassidy.
Dear brother of Ethel Hutchison (the late Bob). Fondly remembered by Marian and Neill Fowler, Betty and Glenn Fowler and Evelyn (the late Wally) Fowler. He will be missed by many nieces and nephews and dear friends.
A special thank you to Dr. Gibb, Dr. Bishop and the I.C.U. and Palliative Care Team.
A funeral service will be held in Peterborough on Tuesday, July 22nd. Interment.
If desired, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Peterborough Regional Health Centre Foundation.
Passed away peacefully at the P.R.H.C. in her 83rd year on Thursday, July 17, 2014 surrounded by her husband of 55 years, Bernard and family members.
Beloved mother of Gerard (Donna), Kevin (Angela), Edward (Shelley), Peter (Lisa) and Maureen (David Potts).
The cherished grandmother of 13 grandchildren: Kyle, Lucas, Victoria, Connor, Andrew, Jeremy, Ryan, Evan, Laura Sullivan, and Mary, Samuel, Ellen and Julia Potts and great-granddaughter Catherine Wood. Their fond memories are shared by nieces, nephews and generations of neighbouring children.
She is predeceased by her parents Francis Heffernan and Kathleen Towns, and siblings Gerald, Sr. Isabel, and Joseph.
She is survived by her siblings: Fr. Bernard Heffernan, Carmella LeMoire (Laverne), Helen Condon (Vince), Anne, Teresa Westlake (Roger) and sister-in-law Jean (d. Joseph).
A lifelong parishioner of St. Joseph's Douro, longtime member of the C.W.L., Douro Seniors Club and Kawartha Quilters Guild, her presence and contributions to the community will be greatly missed. After a varied working career, home was where family, friends and strangers experienced the bounty of her hospitality.
Heartfelt thanks to the staff of B4 and the Palliative Care Unit of P.R.H.C for their consideration and assistance in aiding the family and Monica through her transition.
Arrangements out of Peterborough. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph's Church, Douro on Monday, July 21st at 11 a.m. Interment to follow.
Memorial donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada or the Canadian Diabetes Association.
Passed away at The Campbellford Memorial Hospital on Thursday, July 17, 2014. Jan Vink of Norwood in his 80th year.
Beloved husband of 50 years to Berendina Jantina "Dinie" (nee Keen).
Dad will always be loved and remembered by Linda Tough (Andy) of South Dummer, and John Vink (Josie Biron) of Norwood. Loved by his grandchildren David Fuller and Amy Vink.
Also remembered by his sisters Truus Heusinkveld (late John) and Annie de Deugd (Arie) and brothers George Vink (late Evelyn) and Hans Vink (Cathy).
Predeceased by his daughter Deborah Elaine Vink.
Arrangements out of Norwood. A memorial service to celebrate Jan's life will be held at Living Hope Christian Reformed Church on Monday, July 21st at 1:00 PM with a reception to follow in the Church Hall. Pastor Shawn Brix officiating.
As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
At Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 in his 74th year.
Mike, beloved husband of Marlene (nee Heffernan). Loving father of Shawn, Cheryl Ann Smith (Steve), Lisa Schnell (Randy), and Terry (June).
Dear grandfather of Chris, Joshua; Stevie, Michelle; Alayna, Cody; Julia, Brody, Nolan, and Ciara, and great grandfather of Scotty.
Dear brother of Catherine Martin (Richard), and Pauline Roote (Doug) and brother-in-law of Sheila Shaw (Art). Predeceased by his sister Stasia Doris, Bernadette Doris, Helen Barker, Mary Agnes Fitzgerald, brothers Bernard, Emmett, and Jack Fitzgerald, and sister-in-law Joan Heffernan.
Son of the late Jack Fitzgerald and Hannah Leahy.
Funeral Prayers will be held in Peterborough on Monday, July 21st at 11:00 a.m. Interment.
In memory of Mike, donations to the ICU of PRHC or a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family.
Passed peacefully, at home on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, in his 71st year.
Loving husband and best friend of the late Elizabeth for 30 years. Amazing Dad and friend to Brenda (Kirk) Hillier, Bev (Rod) Aubin and Rob Millar (Shauna). Hands on, devoted and fun-loving Poppy to Allie and Stephanie Hillier and Lauren and Brendan Aubin. Also father of Rick, Barb Bell, John, Terry and grandfather of 7.
Gerry will be missed by several brothers and sisters in law, especially Deb and Paul Downey.
Gerry served his county in the armed forces as a young man and worked as a police officer, a firefighter, and a fire inspector.
Gerry was an avid bridge player, baseball fan, and although he loved the game, he refused to watch hockey after the last strike. He’ll be missed by all his friends and neighbours, and his furry boys Buddy and Max.
At Gerry’s request, cremation has taken place, and a private family service will be held at a later date. Arrangements out of Peterborough.
If desired, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Passed away at his residence on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. Paul Tryba of Peterborough, formerly of Buckhorn Sands, in his 87th year.
Beloved husband of Maria (Koenig). Loving father of Maria Moses of California, Sylvia and her husband David Emmorey of Whitby and step-father of Karl Maskos and his wife Libby of New Brunswick, Margaret Arnott, Marian and her husband Raymond Jenkins and Paul Maskos all of Toronto.
Also loved and remembered by his numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Arrangements out of Lakefield. A celebration of Paul’s life will be held in the common room of 1099 Clonsilla Avenue, Building C on Friday, July 18th from 1:00 – 3:00 PM.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to The Salvation Army or the P.R.H.C.
The spark of intelligence and humour shone through to the end. Harry Stuart Scott, our beloved Dad and grandfather Stu, passed away surrounded by love and a poignant sense that an era was drawing to a close.
The loss of his wife, Helen Worthington Scott, in 2011 highlighted the role she played as an anchor in Stuart’s life.
His children Martha (Richard Whatley), Deborah (Franz Klingender), and Richard (Renée Scott) find comfort in the knowledge that Stuart lived a long and adventurous life, experiencing joy in home and family in his later years. Growing up, Stu’s adoring grandchildren, Ben, Ian, Graeme, Margot, and Julia, were captivated by his stories of exploration and discovery, and inspired by his inquiring mind.
Raised in Timmins, Ontario, Stu followed in his father’s footsteps and earned a Masters degree in geology. He and Helen first met while playing violin in the University of Toronto orchestra.
Donations in memory of Stu may be made to the Lakefield Animal Welfare Shelter or the Kawartha Heritage Conservancy.
A celebration of Stu’s remarkable life will be held at a later date for family and friends.
Known to all as Marty, at his home on Saturday, July 12, 2014 after a short but brave battle with cancer. With him were his devoted wife, Kaaren and his loving daughter Andrea.
Marty is survived by his stepsons, Frank (Natasha) and Marc (Katie) and their children and his brothers William and Lawrence (Suzanne).
Marty’s dedicated career as a teacher, coach and department head at De La Salle College 'Oaklands', Toronto spanned four decades. His retirement enabled him to enjoy such passions as bridge, horseshoes, boating and cheering on his beloved Blue Jays.
At Marty’s request, cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be held in Lindsay on Sunday, August 24th.
Memorial donations may be made to the Peterborough Regional Health Centre Palliative Care Unit, whose remarkable staff eased the progression of his illness enabling family and friends to spend happy times with him.
Suddenly at the P.R.H.C. on Friday, July 11, 2014, in her 94th year.
Beloved wife of Charles for 69 years. Dear mother of Peter (Lucy), Michael, John, Anne (Norman Seli) and Mary (James McGarrity).
Cherished grandmother of Matthew, Michael, Charlotte, Paul, Anne and Katie.
Predeceased by her parents Percy and Rose Turner, and by her brother Stanley.
A longtime member of the Catholic Women’s League and former diocesan President, Stella also served for several years on the Board of Directors of Marycrest.
She loved to sing, and was actively involved with the Golden Tones for many years. An avid gardener and friend to all creatures great and small, she never turned a stray dog or cat away from her home in the country.
Funeral mass will be celebrated at the CHURCH OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION, 386 Rogers Street, Peterborough, on Tuesday, July 15th at 11:00 a.m. Interment.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Peterborough Pro-Life Association, PO Box 91, Peterborough, ON, K9J 6Y5.
It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Carol on Friday, July 11th, 2014 at the PRHC at the age of 75.
Beloved wife of Roy. Loving mother of Ellen Croswell (Paul White), Catherine Jackson (Larry), Janice Eisan (Bill) and Sharon Parnell (Bob Brady).
Cherished Grandma of Brian Croswell (Julie), Kevin Croswell (Trish), Stephanie Jackson (Ryan Plumpton), Andrew Jackson, Samantha Eisan, Mitchell Eisan, Mickayla Parnell and great-grandma of Olivia and Bryson.
Dear daughter of the late Robert McCallum and Doris. Sister-in-law of David, Joe (Debbie), Ian and the late Buck (Hazel). Aunt Carol will be fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews and their extended families.
A Celebration of Carol's life will be held in Peterborough on Wednesday, July 16th.
In memory of Carol, donations to the Millbrook Legion would be appreciated.
At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Thursday, July 10, 2014 in her 64th year.
Beloved daughter of Florence and the late George DuMoulin.
Loving mother of Jennifer Connelly (Brendan) and Bryan (Corina). Cherished grandmother of Isabella and Faith. Dear sister of Ron DuMoulin (Donna), Peter DuMoulin (Stacey) the late Suzanne Robinson. Dear sister-in-law of Doug. Marguerite will be sadly missed by her nieces and nephews and her best friend Claudette Buckley.
A celebration of life will be held in Peterborough on Tuesday, July 15th. Private family interment.
In memory of Marguerite, donations may be made to Edmison Heights Baptist Church.
(Retired from Massey-Ferguson after over 30 years hard work. Retired School Bus driver in Brantford.)
Peacefully, at home, with his family at his side, on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in his 83rd year.
Clifford, childhood sweetheart and beloved husband of Dora (nee Purdie) for 65 years. Loving father of Ron (Gill), John, Cathy Downs (John), Lori Curtis (Gary) and Tricia Ellen.
Dear grandfather of Lindsay, James, John, Brad and Cliff Genereaux, Cheryl Galbraith, Scott, Mike and Megan Downs, Tara Genereaux, Ryan and Robbie Curtis, Price and Casey Gibbs and Delaney Genereaux-Gamble. Proud great-grandfather of Jade, Desiree, Vanessa, Aidan, Evan, Faith, Emilie, Chase, Carter, Abigail, Isabella, Olivia and Brayden.
Arrangements out of Peterborough. A Celebration of Life will be held at Dora and Cliff’s home, Saturday, August 2nd, at 1:00 pm.
If desired, donations may be made to a charity of your choice.
(Retired Teacher at Kenner Collegiate and Vocational Institute, after 30 years of service)
At the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Wednesday, July 9, 2014. Marnie Grant (nee Shaw) of Peterborough in her 85th year.
Predeceased by her husband J. Robert Grant. Daughter of the late Fred and Edythe Shaw of Cobalt, Ontario.
Survived by her daughters Sandra (Fred Rutherford), Sharlene Grant and Shelagh Grant, her grandchildren Kaila and Scott Rutherford and Alicia Grant, all of London, Ontario. Also survived by her brother John and his wife Gwen Shaw and their family of Timmins, Ontario.
Arrangements out of Peterborough. At Marnie’s request, no visitation or service will be held.