CHARLEBOIS, Jerome - Passed away peacefully in his sleep at the Georgian Bay General Hospital on Saturday January 6, 2018 at the age of 76.

Beloved husband of Cora Charlebois.

Loving father of Aarika Charlebois, Patrick Charlebois and Paulette Hamilton (Jason).

Grandfather of Jeremy and Danielle.


McIntyre MargMCINTYRE, Marguerite June Sylvia - Passed away peacefully at her home in Orillia on Saturday January 6, 2018 at the age of 79.

Beloved wife of George McIntyre for 57 years.

Loving mother of Connie Belli, and the late Robert McIntyre.

Proud grandmother of Christopher, Stephanie, Jennifer Belli, and Ashley and Scott McIntyre.


LESPERANCE, Marion Ann (Corbeau) - With great sadness and sorrow we say goodbye to Marion Lesperance on January 6, 2018 at the age of 66. 

Beloved wife of Paul Lesperance. 

Dear mother of Christopher, Scott (Jennifer) and Nicole (Ryan).

Loving grandmother of Dylan, Connor, Jaylynn and Andrew. 


Maurice RitaMAURICE, Rita B.  - Passed away peacefully in her 93rd year at the Georgian Village on January 6, 2018.

Predeceased by her parents Arthur and Mary Louise and step mother Dina and also her sisters Cecile, Electa, Bridgette, and step brothers Marcel and Peter (survived by Germaine).

She is survived by her step sister Marie Hill-Cascagnette and step brothers Ron (Janet) and Don (Claudia).

She was born in Penetanguishene but lived in Kitchener until 2015.


Gorman BillGORMAN, Bill - Born in Toronto, Ontario on July 22, 1934, passed away at Huntsville, Ontario on January 6, 2018.

Cherished husband of Donna.

Beloved father of Kelly (Andy) Smith, Kim (Steven) Groomes, Karen Sparling (Al Hodgson).

Loving grandfather of Jessica, Austin, Chloe and Hunter.


Rumble JeanRUMBLE, Jean (nee Schandlen) - August 20, 1934 – January 6, 2018 - Jean passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family at Campbell House.

She will be forever loved and deeply missed by her husband John; her son Gary (Joanne) McLean, her daughters Nancy (Barry) Cooper, Sandra Burns and Patsy McLean; her grandchildren Jen (Barry), Geoff (Shannon), Lisa (Brent), Crystle (Adam), Lacey (Jarrett), Chase, Justine, Bradley and 8 great grandchildren.


Weare SusanWEARE, Susan Loraine (nee Johnson) - Passed away in a tragic car accident on January 6, 2018 at the age of 53 years.

Susan Weare will be sadly missed by her beloved husband John Weare of Killaloe, her daughter Lorraine McMillian, her grandsons Ethan Cappa and Jaxson Basler.

Her stepdaughter and step granddaughter Angela Weare and Kaydance Finucane.


Fisher Prudhomme PaulineFISHER-PRUDHOMME, Pauline - Passed away peacefully at Algonquin Grace Hospice, Huntsville on January 6, 2018.

Pauline Fisher-Prudhomme of Emsdale (born in St. Catherines, Ontario) in her 60th year.

Cherished wife of Kelly Prudhomme.

Beloved mother of Sherie(Curtis) Duhaime, Shaun (Natasha) Fisher, Shane (Andrea) Fisher.


Nelson BonnieNELSON, Bonnie Melba (nee Brewer) - Born February 12, 1944, passed away January 6, 2018 after a lengthy battle with kidney failure.

Daughter of the late Edward Brewer and Ruth Skelton.

Survived by her brother Tim Brewer (Geraldine), nephew Greg Brewer (Kelly) and their children Ben and Elayna, and niece Angela Laurin (Jay) and their daughter Natalie.


Knebel GertrudeKNEBEL, Gertrude - Passed away at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie on Friday, January 5, 2018 at the age of 84.

Beloved wife of the late Tobias Knebel.

Loved mother of Bernhard and Robert.

Cherished Oma to Jennifer and her husband Chris, Amanda, Stefanie and great grandchildren Gabriel and Samuel.


Carter GeraldCARTER, Gerald A. - Passed away with his family by his side on Friday January 5, 2018 at Stevenson Memorial Hospital, Alliston, in his 82nd year.

Beloved husband of Ruth Carter.

Loved father of Michael (Tracy).

Loving pupa of Michaela and step-grandpa of Mandy and Jake.


TUCKER, Ruth Catherine (nee Wheeler) - Died peacefully at her home in Baysville, Ontario on Friday, January 5, 2018 in her 84th year.

Predeceased by her husband Ron Tucker.

Loving mother of Michael. Dear aunt of Catherine (Dale) Vanclieaf, Robert (Shannon) Wheeler and Susan (Mike) Riemer and great aunt of Rebecca Wheeler, Bradley Wheeler, Scott Riemer and Craig Riemer.


SMITH, Lina Diana - Passed away at the Hillcrest Village Care Centre in Midland on Friday, January 5, 2018.

Diana Smith in her 98th year was the beloved wife of the late George.

Dear sister of Edith Clark, Margaret Dyminiaw, May Rowlett and George Wilson.

Diana will also be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews and friends.


Williams SteveWILLIAMS, Joseph Steven - Died suddenly on Friday January 5, 2018 at his home at the age of 51.

Steven of Wasaga Beach, beloved husband of Heather Wood.

Loving father of Stephanie and Trinity.

Dear son of Brent and the late Helen Williams.

Dear brother of Joanne Williams.


Jones JohnJONES, John Leslie - July 17, 1946, St John's NL – January 5, 2018, Newmarket ON.

Now at rest in the peace that passes all understanding. The impact of a man like this will live on through memories of how he shone the light of love on everything around him.

Always a true Newfoundlander, John shared a sense of pride in his homeland through jokes and stories. He always had a song to sing and filled every room that he entered with a sense of joy. John was surrounded by the love of his family, friends and the community he faithfully served.


BEEMER, Ruby - Passed away at Spencer House, Orillia on Thursday January 4, 2018 in her 98th year.

Ruby Beemer of Orillia, beloved wife of the late Donald Beemer.

Loving mother of Clifford & wife Bernice, the late Helen & husband Bill Cleaveley, the late Murray, the late Leslie & wife Lena, the late Fred and surviving wife Marjorie, Victor & wife Marie, Randy & wife Debbie, David & wife Janis.

Loved by 37 grandchildren and many great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.


Dracos GeorgeDRACOS, George - After several years of living with Parkinson's disease, George Dracos, 86, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 5 am at his home in Sutton, Ontario.

George was born in Klesoura, Greece in 1931 to Efstathia Drakos and Themistoklis Drakos. He had two brothers, Kostas and Andreas. Their biological mother passed away at the young age of 23. They were raised by their loving stepmother Eleni Drakos who later had two daughters Nikoletta and Angeliki.


Cronk AustinCRONK, Austin Allison - November 21, 1927 – January 4, 2018.  With heavy hearts and great sadness, we announce the passing of Austin Allison Cronk, 90, of Huntsville, Ontario on January 4, 2018 in Bracebridge, Ontario.

Born in Parham, Ontario on November 21, 1927, to parents Lawson Burton Cronk and Janett Emily Allison.

Austin was predeceased by siblings Lyle Cronk and Isabella Smith.

Austin was lucky enough to meet and fall in love with his partner in crime, Loretta Cronk (nee Ruxton), they were married in 1953.


Buller NormBULLER, Norman Alexander 'Norm' - Peacefully passed away at Muskoka Shores Nursing Home in Gravenhurst on Thursday, January 4, 2018 with his wife Eliz at his side.

Norman Buller in his 84th year. Beloved husband to Elizabeth Grace Bowles (nee Firth) of Gravenhurst.

Norman was predeceased by his first wife Margaret Veronica Buller (nee McCarthy) in 1993.

Beloved father to Robert of Gravenhurst, Randy ( Julie) of Bracebridge, Alan (Marilyn) of Newmarket and Lynn (late Dan) Burgin of Midland.


Burton JeanBURTON, Audrey 'Jean' (nee Wood) - 1925-2018 - Jean passed away peacefully at the Granite Ridge Retirement Residence in Gravenhurst on Thursday, January 4, 2018 in her 93rd. year.

Jean was the beloved wife of the late Ernest (Ernie) Burton who predeceased Jean on March 12, 2005.

Much loved mother to Jim(Renee) Burton of Gravenhurst and Don (Kim) Burton of Bala.

Special grandmother to Stephanie Burton (Mike Ryan) of Gravenhurst. Great grandmother to Madison Jean Ryan.


WILLIAMSON, Sarah Norma - Peacefully at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at the age of 90 years.

Sarah Williamson (nee Ritchie) of Sutton, predeceased by her husband Bill Williamson.

Dear mother of Marc Williamson (Judy Johnson) of Sutton and Makaila Peters of Port Hope.


KAUS, Joesph Leslie - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Bay General Hospital with his family by his side on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at the age of 72. 

Beloved husband of Brunja (nee Baks). 

Dear father of Karen (Dwayne), Erica (Darryl) and Tammy.

Loving Papa of Kendra, Pacey, Ella, Chad, Kyle, Travis and Jessica. 


Thomson KeithTHOMSON, John "Keith" - Passed away peacefully at Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at age 80, surrounded by his loving family.

Beloved husband of his wife of 60 years, Patricia Thomson.

His children, John Daniel Thomson (Liz) and Corinne Monica Thomson.

Grandchildren, Savannah and Desiree Thomson, Sean Nisbet (Michelle), Heather Heighington (Jeff), Sarah Bittorf (Jason), Cole Simcoe.


Macey JanetMACEY, Janet Evelyn - Of Bracebridge, Ontario died peacefully at home on January 4, 2018.

She was born Evelyn Janet Nixon on November 18, 1935 in Toronto. She graduated from St. Clement's School (Toronto) in 1954. Janet married a wonderful man, Paul Macey, in 1956 and they had three daughters.

She worked as a secretary at Our Lady of Mercy School in Honey Harbour and later had a successful sales career with Westin Hotels and the Huronia Tourism Association.


WILLSTROP, Janet - Passed away peacefully at Southlake Regional Health Centre on January 4, 2018.

Beloved wife of William and loving mother of Jeff.

Loved and remembered by many friends and family.


Raney MarkRANEY, Mark - It is with deep sadness that the family announces the passing of Mark Raney in his 58th year, as the result of a motor vehicle accident on Thursday, January 4, 2018.

Beloved father of Matthew.

Cherished son of Maurice (Lorna).

Dear brother of Paul (Lynne), Tim (Rita), Greg (Julie), Christine and Grant.

Son of Nancy (Doug) Gall.