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.


Pinault HelenePINAULT, Helene - Passed away suddenly on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at the age of 52.

Loving and devoted wife of Jeff Jones.

Predeceased by her parents Jacques and Jacqueline Pinault.

Caring and selfless sister of Louis, Marc (Lise), Marie (Trevor), and Louise (Peter), and sister-in-law of Sheri (Gary) and Theresa (JR).


CASWELL, Shirley - Passed away at Hillcrest Village on Thursday January 4, 2018 at the age of 79.

Loving mother of Steven Quigley.

Cherished grandmother of Jane, Ross, Jeffrey and Arley.

Shirley will be missed by her ex-husband James Quigley and ex-daughter-in-law Deborah.


ALLINOTTE, Marlene Louise - Passed away peacefully at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital, on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 in her 80th year.

She will be missed by her twin sister Elizabeth Mitchell, nieces Elizabeth Taylor, Jane Mitchell and nephew David Mitchell.


Brooks GraceBROOKS, Grace Eleanor (nee McRae) - 1926-2018 - Peacefully at Muskoka Shores Care Community Nursing Home in Gravenhurst on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 in her 92nd year.

Grace Brooks, beloved wife of the late Benjamin Donald (Ben) Brooks who predeceased Grace in 1982.

Grace will be missed by her son Don and his wife Sally Brooks of Gravenhurst.

Predeceased by her daughter Beverley Brooks in 2007 and by infant daughter Roberta.


FILIPPONE, Carol Ann - Passed away peacefully with her husband by her side, after a seven year battle with cancer. On Wednesday January 3, 2018 at the Georgian Bay Hospital.

She will be greatly missed by her husband John, her two children Anna (Jim) and Mark (Carol).

Her grandchildren Ryan (Brittney), Samantha, Alana, Sophia, Matthew, Anthony and great grandson Luca.


NOBES, Garry Joseph - Passed away peacefully with family by his side at Campbell House Hospice, Collingwood, ON, on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at the age of 68.

Garry, beloved husband of Jean Codner.

Loving father of Tony (Holly), Angie (Pierre), Steven (Jessica), step-father of Lorrie (Rod) and Julie (Mike).

Proud Papa of Brittany, Landon, Sasha, Jazmine, Isaac and Jacob.


SCOTT, Ronald Robert - Died peacefully at his home in Bracebridge with his family at his side on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 in his 86th, year.

Beloved husband of Shirley of Bracebridge.

Dear father of Diane Weller (Allan), Richard Scott, Isabel Frost (Mike), Dennis Scott, Tom Scott (the late Marie Scott) Beverley Krepin (David), Lloyd Pierce, Gordon Pierce and Eva Cobbette (Sonny).

Loving grandfather of 12 and great grandfather of 4.


Burgess RalphBURGESS, Ralph Kerr - Passed away at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Age 92 years.

Beloved husband of the late Helen.

Loving father of Kerry, Ian, Shelley (Arthur) Zulys, and David.

Loving grandfather of Mary and Alex.


ADAMS, Deborah - Passed away peacefully after a very courageous battle at Hospice Simcoe in Barrie on January 3, 2018.

Beloved wife and best friend of Mike.

Dear mother of Jayson (Jodi), Ronnie (Kerri), and the late Lori.

Proud and loving Nanny of Ryan, Taylor, Devon, Anna, Matthew and Corey.


Barnes BobBARNES, Robert William - Died suddenly on Wednesday January 3, 2018 at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood, Ontario at the age of 80.

Bob of Wasaga Beach, Ontario, formerly of Shoal Harbour, Newfoundland.

Loving father of Kimberly Harrison (Ralph Douma), Robert Barnes, Pamela (David Brett) and Christine (Tony Iannetta).


Harris BryanHARRIS, Bryan Michael - January 12, 1939 - January 3, 2018 - It is truly a blessing that my beloved Bryan - my husband for 55 years - is now free from the ravages of cancer that he has endured for the past two years with grace and dignity.

Bryan is loved and honoured by our sons Oliver and Benedict and their wives Simone and Holly.

He was devoted to and much loved by our grandchildren - Olivia, Gabriel and Asher.


Whitcher TerryWHITCHER, Terrance ‘Terry’ Wayne - The death occured peacefully at Fairvern Nursing Home, Huntsville on January 3, 2018.

Terry was the beloved son of the late Fred and Helen May Middleton.

Loving brother of Douglas Allan Middleton.

Dear uncle of Darcy (Cara Dawn) Gilchrist. and nephew of Fred Bolton of Bracebridge, Edgar Bolton of Burks Falls.


Roberts MaryROBERTS, Mary Maxwell (nee MEDLAND)  - Mary passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Sunset Manor in Collingwood in her 91st year.

Mary suffered from Dementia for the last 6 years which finally took her.

Mary was the loving wife of Ben for over 65 years.


Ascah GeoffreyASCAH, Dr. Geoffrey Moody - WWII - April 4,1921 to Januaty 2, 2018 - At aged 96, Geoff’s family announces his peaceful passing on Jan 2,2018 at the Huntsville District Memorial Hospital, after a short illness.

Beloved husband of Mary (nee Harper) who predeceased him and survived by his loving children John (Donna Ascah), Catharine, Jane, and Estelle (Dave O’Haire) , and grandchildren Colin and Kate Mackinnon, Rebecca and Victoria Ascah.

Geoff was born and raised in Farnham, Quebec and obtained his Medical Degree from McGill University in Montreal. He is a veteran of World War 2 having joined the Canadian Army Medical Corp in 1939 and served his country for the duration.  


MOWAT, J. Douglas - August 20, 1915 - January 2, 2018 - Of Sundridge peacefully at Huntsville District Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

Doug Mowat was in his 103rd year.

Cherished Uncle Doug of many nieces and nephews, he will be missed by all who knew him.


Whelan MaryWHELAN, Mary (nee Duthie) - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Bay General Hospital on Tuesday January 2, 2018 in her 80th year.

Beloved wife of the late Paul Whelan Sr.

Loving mother of Michael (Barb), Larry (Elfie), Terri Barry, Paul Jr., John and predeceased by Elizabeth "Betty".

Grandmother of Tim, Katheryn, Sean, Mitchell, Matthew and Samantha.


Skelton CathySKELTON, Catherine Frances 'Cathy' (Cookie) - It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Cathy, 74, at Southlake Regional Health Centre in Newmarket, on January 2, 2018. 

Loving mother of Lisa Gallant & Chad (Ashley).

Proud Nana to Haley, Brooke, Cameron, Lily and Maddie.

Sister to Dorothy Henning, Harold Laycock and Lorna McCracken.


Oestreich HelmutOESTREICH, Helmut Heinrich - Passed away at his home in Bracebridge, on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at age 89.

Loving husband of Susan of Bracebridge and the late Gisela (deceased 1981).

Father of Andrew and Sandra. Grandfather of 2.

Brother of Helga from Germany. Predeceased by 7 siblings.


Wilson DougWILSON, Douglas “Doug” - Retired principle of W.R. Best Public School and a teaching career spanning over 40 years. Passed away peacefully in his sleep on January 2, 2018 in his 93rd year.

Beloved husband of Joyce (nee Hastings) for 65 years.

Dear father of Wayne (Patsy), Hugh (Pam), Carol Hayes (Dave), and Bill (Sylvia).

Proud grandpa of Jamie, Greg, Mike, Laura, Kristi, Jesse, Gavin, and Faith.


Rooney JohnROONEY, John - Born in Catford, England on February 18, 1937, passed away at Huntsville, Ontario on January 2, 2018.

Beloved husband of Ivy for almost 60 years.

Loving Dad of Karen (Dave) Frame and Lynn Rooney (Bill Faulkner).

Cherished Grandpa of Alyson and Leigha.


DIPINTO, Joanne L. (nee Dumais) - It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Joanne Dipinto on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at Matthew’s House Hospice, Alliston at the age of 43. 

Joanne leaves her beloved husband, David, son Jessie (April) and grandchildren, Adrielle and Emit to mourn her passing. 

Cherished daughter of Gerald and Patricia Dumais of Orillia. 

Dear sister of Robert (Annette), Michelle (John) and James (Jessie). 


McDivitt KeithMCDIVITT, Keith Arthur - At  age 72, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on January 2, 2018 at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge.

Keith enjoyed a remarkable life and filled the lives of his family with love and laughter. 

He will be deeply missed by his wife of 50 years, Lori, his son Paul (Mary Jane), daughter Janine (Stephen), his four grandchildren Draeden, Parker, Evie and Leo, who were his pride and joy. 


Kanschat ElenaKANSCHAT, Elena - Died suddenly yet peacefully on Tuesday January 2, 2018 at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood at the age of 91.

Elena of Wasaga Beach, beloved wife of the late Henry Kanschat (2007).

Loving mother of John Muirhead and his wife Roz, Stephen Muirhead and his wife Jane and Christopher Muirhead.

Cherished Grandmother of John Luke, Tom, Kyle and Hannah.