Peppler MargPEPPLER, Margaret (nee Hayden) - Passed away peacefully at The Pines, Bracebridge on October 4, 2017.

Margaret Peppler of Bracebridge formerly of Huntsville in her 95th year.

Beloved mother of Ronald(Janet), Robert(Sandra) and Randall.

Loving grandmother of Richard, Timothy, Judy (Voll), Robert, Mandy(Desjardins), Laura (Presley), Lynda( Perrin), Jessica and Jason. Great grandmother Kelsie, Bryce, Travis,Scott, Sydney, Erik, Kayla, Christopher, Sarah and Echo.


Lachance BillLACHANCE, William 'Bill' Roy - September 11, 1925-October 4, 2017 - At home in Craigleith following a short illness, at the age of 92, Bill died 8 weeks after Gerry his wife of 68 years. He reminded us that in the end family is what matters most.

Bill was born in Lambton Mills ON, to Archibald and Lillian, predeceased by older siblings Clarice, Gladys, Roland and survived by John.

Bill was a gifted athlete leading him after his WWII Army Service to Phys Ed at the University of Toronto where he met Gerry in the Class of ’48. After graduation he enjoyed his career teaching at Leaside High School.


Hicks GaryHICKS, Gary - At Midland on Wednesday October 4, 2017.

Gary Hicks, formally of Waterdown.

Predeceased by his parents Marjorie and Tiny Hicks, his wife Marylin and brother Wayne Hicks.

Survived by his children Rob and Melissa.


Burnett JakeBURNETT, Jacob Edward 'Jake' - Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 in his 27th year.

Loving and caring father of Tyson and Kyler. He leaves behind to mourn his loss (as Jake recently told us in his words) “his first and last love," Samantha Clarke and her daughter Saleen Milligan of Barrie.

Survived by his mother Kim Robins (and partner Kelly Boyd) of Waterloo and his father Jim Burnett of Orillia. Lovingly remembered by his sister Becky Burnett (Jeff Bourne) and brother Joshua Burnett (Amber Chatten) and his nieces and nephews Kayden, Jordan, Tristan and Everly.


Edgar WayneEDGAR, Wayne - January 14, 1945 – October 3, 2017 - Wayne passed away peacefully at the Collingwood General and Marine Hospital at the age of 72 years.

Born in Fordwich, ON to parents the late Len and Merle Edgar.

Wayne will be deeply missed by his daughters Deb and Lisa (Paul) and his grandson Benjamin.

He is survived by his brothers David (Gloria), Dale and Paul.


Lawrence GaryLAWRENCE, Gary John - Gary died suddenly, due to complications from a surgical procedure, at the South Lake Regional Health Centre in Newmarket, on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at age 68.

Loving husband of Edie (nee Johnson) of Bracebridge.

Dear father of Shelly Armstrong (Doug) and the late Rob Lawrence.

Dear father-in-law of Rachelle Lawrence.


Rodgers ConnieRODGERS, Helena 'Connie' - Went to be with her Lord on October 3, 2017, peacefully at Royal Victoria Hospital at the age of 92.

Connie will be dearly missed by her family Rob Vingerhoets (Evi), Isabel and Nicholas, Catherine Vingerhoets (Michael), Brennan and Sydney, Betty Byers and Virgil Jellison, and Neil and Jean Vingerhoets.

She is predeceased by her parents John and Maggie Hill, her five brothers and sister.

She will also be dearly missed by her friends Jane and Brian, Ruth-Marie, Nancy, Cathy and Liz.


Tempest TomTEMPEST, Thomas Michael 'Tom' - Passed peacefully at Soldiers Memorial Hospital in Orillia on Tuesday October 3, 2017 in his 73rd year. 

Tom, loving husband to Gail.

Will be sadly missed by his children Scott (Leslie) and Krista (Anthony)

By his grandchildren Karl, Erik, Kira, and Will.


Adczewski RichardARCZEWSKI, Richard - Passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at the age of 60.

Cherished father of Adam (Natasha), Peter, and Candice.

Beloved son of Edward and Helen Arczewski.

Dear grandfather of Brooklyn and Callie.

Loving brother of Christopher (Carol), and Tisha (Dan).


FINLAYSON, Edith “Claire” - Passed away peacefully at Hospice Simcoe, Barrie on Tuesday October 3, 2017 at the age of 75.

Claire Finlayson, of Orillia was the beloved daughter of the late Murray and Ida Finlayson.

Dear sister of the late Don Finlayson; loving sister in law of Nancy Finlayson of Barrie; Aunt of Andrew DeWolfe, and Matthew DeWolfe also of Barrie.


Barrett DougBARRETT, Douglas Wayne - Suddenly at his home in Warkworth on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 in his 68th year.

Douglas Wayne Barrett beloved father to Wade and his wife Miranda Barrett of Bracebridge.

Much loved grandfather to Haydenn and Wyatt still at home.

Beloved brother to Florence (Harold), Emily (Gord), Maxine (Rick), Marie (Bill) Sharon, Howard (Karen), Gen (Joanne), David, Reg (Christine), late Lorraine and Bev (Dan).


Hunter TysonHUNTER, Tyson Jeffrey - (1998 - 2017) - Passed away suddenly in Orillia on Tuesday, October 3, 2017.

Tyson was the beloved son of Troy Hunter and Angela Gorog (Frank). Dear brother of Ethan Hunter, Brayden Hunter, Ava Gorog, and Mason Hunter.

Cherished grandson of Alvin and the lat Linda Allen, Marna Hunter, and Stephen and Val Hunter.

Great-grandson of Lynn Hunter (late Glenn), and Grace Nickason (late Earl).


PURVISRobert "Bob" - Passed away peacefully at Grove Park Nursing Home, Barrie on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at the age of 93.

Bob is survived by his loving wife Dorothy of 71 years.

Loving father of David Purvis, Debra Lawson and the late Douglas Purvis. Cherished grandfather of Lindsay Loft.Bob is also survived by his sister Bernice Black.

Bob was a Veteran of the Royal Canadian Navy. Bob and Dorothy enjoyed their retirement years in Bobcaygeon, Ontario before moving to Barrie to be closer to family.


Rumple PhyllisRUMPLE, Phyllis Lorraine - Peacefully at the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Monday October 2, 2017 just shy of her 86th birthday.

Phyllis Rumple of Washago, beloved mother of Lorrie Morrison of Washago and Debbie Errico (Brian) of Pefferlaw.

Loving grandmother of Melissa, Nicole, Cameron, Terry, Genna, Logan, Keegan, Tasha and Taylor.

Cherished great grandmother of Trista, Braeden, Abby, Alexa, Autumn, Audri, Gracie and Hudson.


Webster VeldaWEBSTER, Velda Anne - Entered into the presence of her Lord, with grace and dignity at Royal Victoria Hospital on Monday October 2, 2017 in her 94th year.

Beloved wife of the late W. Edward Webster.

Proud and loving mother of Anne (David) McCausland, Ruth (Ian) Falkner, David (Doris) Webster and predeceased by Dean Webster.

Cherished grandmother of 8 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and 1 great great granddaughter.


Stokes EdnaSTOKES, Edna Alice (Barber) - Passed away at Rideaucrest Home in Kingston, Ontario, on Monday, October 2, 2017 at age 92.

Beloved wife of the late Dr. Ronald Stokes (2015).

Loving mother of Cathy Johnston (Bill) of Kingston and Dean Stokes (Merry) of Arizona.

Proud grandmother of Michael (Kerri-Lynn), Nicole, Kevin, Lauren (Blake) and Eric (Brittany).

Great grandmother of Ethan, Cameron, Lexie, Anders, Ben, Rori and Peter.


BROWN, Marilyn - April 16, 1956 – October 2, 2017 - Marilyn passed away peacefully at the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital at the age of 61 years.

Predeceased by her husband George.

Loving and proud mother of Matthew (Laura) and Jonathan.

Forever cherished grandmother of Brandon, Paige and Joshua.


CLARK, Wallace Frederick 'Wally' - Peacefully at Matthews House Hospice, Alliston on Monday, October 2, 2017 at the age of 77.

Beloved husband of Karen Clark.

Dear father of Kevin (Cathy) and Michele Aubrey (Mike).

Cherished Papa of Rebecca, Samantha, Nicole and Colton.


Klingbeil VeraKLINGBEIL, Josephine Vera - May 13, 1922 – October 2, 2017 - It is with great sadness that we share the passing of a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Josie Vera Klingbeil (nee Fraser) passed away at Muskoka Shores in Gravenhurst, Ontario on Monday October 2, 2017 in her 95th year.

Beloved wife of the late Elmer Klingbeil (2016).

Loving mother of Louise Smith.

Proud grandmother of Tracy, Brent, Shelly (Ray), and Sherry (Randy).


Hulland JanHULLAND, Janet Mary "Jan" (nee Jorden) - Passed away at the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital on Monday October 2, 2017 in her 80th year.

Jan, beloved wife of George Hulland.

Loving mother of Charlotte Hulland (Steve Cotter) of Cumberland Beach, Tammie Hulland of Oshawa, George Hulland (Cindy) of Peterborough, Jorden Hulland (Tanya Robinson) of Orillia and Jason Hulland (Erika) of Brampton.


Thomas BrianTHOMAS, Brian Christopher - Suddenly on Monday October 2, 2017 at the age of 35.

Beloved son of Geoffrey and Connie.

Dear brother of Kevin.

Sadly missed by Nancy, Don and Christopher Godfrey, Susan and Allen Perlman, Josh, Lori, and Savannah Perlman, Jennifer, Andre, and Hannah Plante and Anne Merchant and family.


Guergis PatGUERGIS, Patricia Jeanette - August 19,1947 – October 2, 2017 - With sadness we announce the passing of Patricia Jeanette Guergis.

Loving mother of Todd (Lynn) and predeceased by her youngest son Mike whom brought her much happiness and laughter.

She was a proud grandmother to Rachel, Jayne, Michael and Bradley and will be dearly missed by her younger sister Kathy predeceased by her sister Connie and brother Michael.  

Pat will be fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews and extended family and friends.


DeRose BillDEROSE, Gordon William “Bill” - Passed away unexpectantly at his home in Orillia on October 1, 2017.

He leaves behind his spouse Donna.

Beloved father to Shelly (Matthew), Steve, Brian (Rainy), and Hallie.

Loved grandfather to Kira, Keanna, Jackson, Samantha, Lela, Buddy, Becka, and Eva.


Vanderhorst AlVANDERHORST, Albert - Passed away peacefully at Coleman Care Centre, Barrie on Sunday October 1, 2017 in his 90th year.

Beloved husband of Nelli (nee Groot).

Loving father of Elizabeth Garlick (Ed) of Kitchener, Diny Kennedy (the late Howard) of Saskatchewan, Velma Connelly (Jim) of Elmvale,  John (Terry) of Barrie, Charlene Vegter (Harry) of Barrie, Jeanette Binstock (Harry) of Barrie and Tim (Michelle) of Alliston.

Loving grandfather of 19 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.


FISHER, Wendall 'Wink' - May 6, 1946 - October 1, 2017 - Now that I am no longer on this planet please consider this – I have been lavishly blessed during my 71 years of life and I leave with no regrets.

“I have been blessed in many ways: by having been born in this country; in growing up in MacTier under the loving care of my parents Ben and Eileen, along with my brother Jim and sister Cathy Emes, and having the pleasure of knowing their spouses Dahna and Harold; in marrying my bride, Barbara – she has been the best for the 47 years that we were married.


VASSALLO, Joseph Peter - Passed away at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, Midland on Sunday October 1, 2017 at the age of 79, of Coldwater and formerly of Port Severn. 

Beloved husband of the late Marilyn (January 2015). 

Loved father of Keith Vassallo (Sandra), Anne Hart (Chris), and Lynda Petersen (Gavin). 

Loving grandfather of Jonas, Kane, Erica, and Evan.