TUCKER, Charles Alfred - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Charles Tucker on Friday, October 20, 2017 at Georgian Bay General Hospital in Midland at the age of 80. 

Charles leaves behind his beloved wife of 60 years, Gayle Tucker (nee Bressette). 

Loving father of Martin Tucker (Janet), Judy Mohan (Ron), Sandra Miller (Glen), Brian Tucker (Heather) and the late Sharon Tucker. 

Cherished Poppy of Kimberly, Jasmin, Russell, Jennifer, Julie (James), Matthew (Ainsleigh), Joseph (Jenn), Karen (Andrew), Kerry (Josh), Ross (Daniel), Tim, Tyler and Jimmy. 


EINBERG, Oswald - Passed away at the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital on Thursday October 19, 2017 at the age of 89.

Oswald of Wasaga Beach, formerly of Alliston and Toronto.

Beloved husband of the late Edith Einberg.


Gendron AnneGENDRON, Gidget Anne - Passed away suddenly at her mother’s home on Thursday October 19, 2017 at the age of 49, of R.R. #1 Port Severn. 

Loved mother of Andrew and Nathan. 

Beloved daughter of Dorothy Gendron and the late Howard Gendron. 

Loving grandmother of Austin, Keaton, and Hudson. 


Brown KeithBROWN, Keith R. - Promoted to Glory, suddenly at his home in Orangeville, on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of Jean (2013).

Dear father of Denise Cameron (Jim), Randy (Lori), Joy Bryant (Dale), Darcy and Tammy.

Cherished grandfather of Jordan, Eden, Ryan, Mike, Jesse, Jayme, Kayla, Holly, Connor, Elizabeth and Kayden and great-grandfather of Bentley, Braycen, Gavin, Jeffrey, Emily, Dillin, Lukin, Jase, Styles and Carson.


WATSON, Richard Stenton 'Dick' - It is with deep sadness that the family of Richard Stenton Watson announces his passing, at the West Parry Sound Health Centre, on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at the age of 84.

Dear son of the late Agnes and Isaac.

Beloved husband of Arlene (Lee) for 61 years.

Dear father of Michael (Nida), Terry Ann (Chris), and David.


PRAGER, Karl - The death occurred at the Huntsville District Memorial Hospital on Thursday, October 19, 2017.

Father of Miranda Jane Prager and Karl Matthew Prager.

Son of Helen and the late Karl Prager. 

Brother of Gail Orr and Jerry Prager.


ETCHER, Michael - (Longtime employee of Honeywell Ltd. and Legal Aid) - Passed away at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, Midland on Thursday October 19, 2017 in his 69th year.

Mike Etcher of Midland, beloved partner of the late Sharon Maher.

Dear father of Dan and his wife Milka, Jon, and Steve and his wife Janet.

Loving grandfather of Skylar and James.


COURRIERE, Bernard 'Ben' - After a long battle with cancer, passed away on Thursday, October 19, 2017.

Beloved husband of the late Anne Marchildon.

Father of Robert and James.

Step-father to loving daughter Annette (Ken) Hahn.


ROSEWARNE, Norman Elliott - Died peacefully at Soldiers Memorial Hospital in Orillia on Thursday, October 19, 2017 in his 92nd year.

Beloved husband of the late Amybel and Florence Rosewarne.

Dear father of Jamie (Diane) Rosewarne of Ottawa and Nancy (Gavin) McIntosh of Orillia, Rod, proud stepson, and Maggie daughter-in-law, Jenifer and Cathy, Muriel, sister in law, Stephanie and Paul Douglas and Norman, brothers in law.


Carson ViCARSON, Violet Louise - At Hospice Simcoe, Barrie on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, in her ninety second year.

Beloved wife of the late Ralph Carson.

Dear mother of Betty Mosher, loving grandmother of Jeffry Mosher and great grandmother of Christopher Mosher.

Dear sister of Marlene Stewart and Grace Pauk and cherished sister-in-law Mary Wood.

Predeceased by sisters June Rose Jermey, Phyllis Favero (Bruno deceased) and brothers Charles and Frank Jermey (Irene deceased).


Vahi LorannaVAHI, Loranna Vosu (nee Diels) - September 11, 1920 in Tartu, Estonia - October 18, 2017 in Collingwood, ON.

Mom gently left us after a remarkable life. She leaves behind so many who loved and respected her generous heart, her kindness and her great wisdom.

Predeceased by her first husband Viktor Vosu, father of their children, Reet Vosu McGovern Shearer (Jeffrey) and Tonu Vosu (Daniella).

Also predeceased by her husband Endel Vahi, after 50 years of marriage during which time they rebuilt the losses they faced after the Second World War.


KOVACS, Larry - Former owner of Elsa's Cafe in Port McNicoll, passed away at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, on Wednesday, October 18, 2017.

Larry Kovacs, beloved husband of Elsa, in his 86th year.

Larry was a lover of all animals and along with his wife was instrumental in the opening of the Midland and District OSPCA.


Brazier GladysBRAZIER, Gladys Elizabeth - Passed away at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge on Tuesday October 18, 2017.

Loving wife of the late Robert Graham Brazier.

Lovingly remembered by her children Debra Huycke (Allan) and Robert Brazier (Cindy).

Grandmother to Genna Nichol (Adam), Kaitlyn Hoos (Cameron), Kim Ralph (Vince), and Kelly (Wes).


Matchim BruceMATCHIM, Bruce - Fought a long and courageous battle with heart failure, but in the end the Lord chose to take him home on October18, 2017.

He will be missed by many.


Doner LloydDONER, Lloyd George - Died peacefully on Tuesday October 17, 2017 at the Coleman Care Centre, Barrie in his 96th year.

Lloyd of Stayner, beloved husband of Isobel (nee Nobes) for over 72 years.

Loving father of Dianne (Robert Wright), Douglas (Lucie), the late Danny and Brenda Lee (Bill Miller).

Cherished Papa of six grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.


MURPHY, Bernard J. 'Bernie' - Passed away suddenly but peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Mount Sinai Hospital Toronto at the age of 78.

Bernie will be deeply missed by his wife of 37 years, Gail, his children John (Dina), Kevin (Laura), Stephen, Rory, and his grandchildren Sarah (Rob), Amanda, Conor, Landon, and his great granddaughter Everleigh.

Bernie was predeceased by his brother Dennis and will  be missed by his sisters Betty (Bill deceased) and Ann (Keith), and many nieces and nephews.


Moffat JohnMOFFAT, Richard John - Passed away in the comfort of the Moffat homestead on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Age 76 years.

The 4th generation farmer said goodbye to his beautiful bride, Anne (Hardie) Moffat, the life they shared, and the 150 year legacy that he was so proud to be a part of.

John battled valiantly in the last years of his life, and we are so grateful for his courage.

Loving father of Irwin (Stacy), Mary Walker (Rob), Audrey Milligan (Paul), Lynn Jacklin (Spencer), and Lois Moffat.


BLAZEK, Marie - Passed away peacefully at Hospice Simcoe on Tuesday October 17, 2017.

Loving wife of the late Vojmir Blazek.

Cherished mother of Mila (Don) Drouillard and Vojmir (Lida) Blazek.

Adored Babi of Paula (Sean) Rootham, Donnie Drouillard, Gerry (Nicole) Drouillard, Mirek (Sarah) Blazek, and Sonya Blazek.


Marion AndreMARION, Andre - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Bay General Hospital in Midland with his wife by his side on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in his 86th year.

Beloved husband of 65 years to Gertrude (Génier).

Loving father of Gabriel/Ozzie (Cheryl), Victor (Peggy), Jude (Therèse), Suzanne Pauzé (Michel), Maurice (Jim) and Elzire Buttineau (Frank).

Cherished grandfather of Kelly, Kevin, Joshua, Cassandra, Aldré, Suzette, Angèle, Emmanuel, Angeline, Bryce and Arielle.


Boyd MerlaBOYD, Merla Ruth - (Registered Nurse of 37 years) - At her home in Orillia, on Tuesday October 17, 2017 in her 79th year. 

Merla Boyd (nee McCreary), of Orillia, formerly of the Parry Sound area, beloved wife of William Douglas (Bill) Boyd of 57 years. 

Much loved and sadly missed mother of Scott Boyd (Kelli), Laurie Boyd and Steven Boyd (Tammy). 

Loving grandmother of Tricia, Brock and Trent. 


Williams EarlWILLIAMS, Earl - Passed peacefully at St. Michaels Hospital in Toronto on October 17, 2017 in his 77th year. 

Earl, loving husband to Trudy.

Will be sadly missed by his children Julianna (Donald) Williams, Wendy (Ian) Barkhouse, Tammy (Daryl Sallows) Crawford, Tanner Crawford, and Rhonda Harlow-Erskin, and by his grandchildren Elsie, Lidia, Zachary, Alexander and a baby boy on the way, Nolan, Ava, Thomas, and Jayce. 

Earl was a long time Press Man with the Toronto Star. 


Mount DorisMOUNT, Doris Theresa (nee St. Amant) - Of Midland and Penetanguishene, on October 17, 2017, in her 87th year.

Predeceased by the love of her life, Morland Mount.

Proud Mother of Deborah Ledderhof and her husband Jerry of Oakville, Sonya Mount and her husband Bill Courage of Meaford, Perry Mount and his wife Christy of Hanover, Peter Mount and his wife Karen of Penetanguishene and Paul Mount and his wife Nicole Muller of Kitchener.


THOMPSON, Norman Eric Clayton - On Tuesday October 17, 2017 in his 91st year. 

Norman Thompson of Orillia, beloved husband of the late Annie Elizabeth Bette Thompson (nee Hill). 

Loving father of Ted (Darlene), Jo Anne Stewart and Barbara Khalsa. 

Loving grandfather of Eric and Duncan Thompson; Jessica, Jacob and Justin Bolyea; and Alexis Bartczak and great grandfather of nine great grandchildren.


Farnsworth FredFARNSWORTH, Frederick - November 10, 1926 to October 16, 2017 - The death occurred at Fairvern Nursing Home of Fred Farnsworth on Monday, October 16, 2017. 

Predeceased by his wife Mary (Lacombe) in 2015 and daughter Joan (Guy) Lasseter in 2017.

Dear father of Laurie (JC) Williams, Cheryl, Geoff (Laurie) and Jason (Kelly).

He will be greatly missed by his 10 grand children and 10 great grandchildren.


Graham BevGRAHAM, Beverly Ann 'Bev' - Peacefully passed away, surrounded by her family at home on Monday, October 16, 2017.

Beverley Graham (nee West) of Holland Landing at 85 years of age.

Beloved wife of the late Ken Graham.

Loving mother of late Bonnie (Koenraad) Willemse, Gail Graham (Bill), Marlene (late Dennis) Wright, late Earl (Veronica) Graham, late Donald Graham and Harvey (Georgina) Graham.


McDevitt JohnMCDEVITT, John G. - Age 91 of Barrie, Ontario. We, the family of John McDevitt, are saddened to announce his sudden passing which occurred on October 16, 2017.

Born in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia he was the last surviving child of the late Charles and Dorothy (nee Morrell) McDevitt.

He was predeceased by his brother Lawrence, an infant brother, sisters Mary, Lillian, Catherine as well as his niece, Anne Guinan.