Winchester IreneWINCHESTER, Irene - Born in Niagara Falls, New York on February 12, 1926, passed away at Huntsville, Ontario on  December 31, 2017.

She is survived by her brother, Paul Cooke and sister-in law Cheré Cooke, of Oakville Ontario and many nephews and nieces across Canada.


McBrine RichardMCBRINE, Richard George - On December 31, 2017, Richard joined his beloved and cherished wife of 57 years, Marion Louise Spring.  He passed away peacefully at home surround by family at the age of 88. 

He was a loving and devoted father to Deborah (Michael), Richard (Laurie), Wayne (Rose) and Robert (Joanne); and known as “Grampa” to Michael, Justin, Maggie, Kent and Devon. 

We will be greatly missed by his caring and loving companion Mary and her kind and compassionate family. 

Richard was born in Woodstock, New Brunswick on March 17, 1929 to his parents, George and Florence.  Predeceased by his 2nd mother Ruth, his brother John and survived by his devoted brother Kenneth (Beth); all from Nova Scotia. 


Peters DoreenPETERS, Doreen (nee Phillips) - Peacefully at Headwaters Health Care Centre on Saturday, December 30th, 2017at the age of 90.

Beloved wife of Everett (Chuck) Peters 1981. Dear mother of Susan Nicholson (John), Sharon Fillier (Bill), Nicki Henderson (Bill) and Steve (Nadia).

Cherished grandmother of Kevin, Terry, Rob, Stacey (Tony), Wayne (Cheryl), Christopher, Madison (Rosebud), Abigail. Great-grandmother of TJ, Kalen, Cameron, Joey, Nickolas, Brody, and Bryston.


May KevinMAY, Kevin - Passed away suddenly at home on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 58 years of age.

Beloved son of late Fred May and late Leona (late Glen) Pratt.

Loving brother of late Donna Amoss, Cheryl Newby and Rick (Terry) May.

Kevin will also be fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews and their families.


Agnew BobAGNEW, Bob - Born on June 23, 1941, passed away at Huntsville, Ontario December 30, 2017.

Beloved husband of Valerie.

Loving father of Anette (Charles) Young, Leif Ahlbeck, Cheryl (Chad) Ward, Ray (Tanya) Agnew.

Later-in-Life father of Barb Gracey, Dan Pye, Nathan (Terri) Pye, and Amberly (Jason) Pick.

Loving and fun-loving, Grandad of Falynn (Paul), Caelen, Tylor, Justin, Alex, Taylor, Emma, and Piper.


Kadwell GeorgeKADWELL, George Edward - 1928-2017 - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge with his loving wife Eleonore at his side.

George was predeceased by his parents Ella & George, and by his sister Joan and by his brother Robert.

George is survived by his wife Eleonore, his former wife Pat and their children; Susan Knarr (Daryl) and George and by his grandchildren; Sarah Henkel (Mike) and Joshua and his great grandchildren Sadie and Brooklyn.


Winchester JoanWINCHESTER, Joan “Jzen” Winchester - Passed away peacefully in her sleep on December 30, 2017 in her home at the age of 66, with her loving sons Gordon and Ken, daughter-in-law Ayako, and her cherished grandson Ren visiting for the holidays.

She was kind-hearted, very spiritual, a profound lover of nature, and loving mother and grandmother. A consistent expression of love for all creation and an independent spirt encapsulated her perspective on life. As she slowly lost her mobility over the last year due the progression of ALS, she could not have been more appreciative of the support she received from family, friends, neighbours, and the compassionate support workers who helped her continue a high quality of life.


Atkinson SteveATKINSON, Stephen Anthony - Passed away at his home in Orillia on Saturday December 30, 2017 at the age of 62.

Beloved husband of Sandra (nee McNaughton) for 34 years.

Dear son of Mavis and the late Patrick Atkinson.

Loving brother of Geoffrey Atkinson (Linda), Nigel Atkinson, and Michael Atkinson.


Conner JeffCONNER, Jeffrey Victor - Unexpectedly, on Saturday, December 30, 2017, at the age of 46.

Jeffrey Victor Conner, beloved son of Margaret and the late Lorne Conner.

Dear brother of Cynthia Conner (Leonard Hastings) and much-loved uncle of Elsa Hastings.

Nephew of Bill and Jean Raymond of England, and Elva Annis, Jane Hall, and Norma Sheffler.


Drewett DoreenDREWETT, Doreen Gwendolen (nee Cutter) - Passed away peacefully on December 30, 2017 at Simcoe Manor in Beeton at the age of 87. 

Beloved wife of the late Trevor Drewett. 

Loving mother of Julia (Ken) Meyer and Anthony (Diane) Drewett. 

Cherished grandmother of Jeff (Carrie) Meyer, Brandon and Emmaline Drewett. 


Bylow MelbaBYLOW, Melba Helen - Passed away peacefully at Champlain Manor, Orillia, on Friday December 29, 2017 in her 92nd year.

Melba, predeceased by her husband of over 70 years “Rocky”. Loving mother of Phyllis (Gary) Montgomery of Orillia, Sandra (Jacob) Prisner of British Columbia, Gary (Pat) Bylow of Washago, and Cheryl (Scott) James of Orillia.


Wilson SharonWILSON, Sharon Anne (nee Webb) - Suddenly at Headwaters Health Care Centre, Orangeville on Friday, December 29th, 2017 at the age of 79.

Beloved wife of Frederick Wilson (2013). Dear mother of Steve, Greg (Lynn), Andrea (Brian) and Michelle.

Cherished grandmother of Krista (Travis), Jason, Laura (Kyle), Brandi, Austin, Kassidy and McKenzie.


Mino AllanMINO, Allan James - Allan was born on August 23, 1951 and died peacefully at home, on December 29, 2017, surrounded by family and in the arms of his loving wife Laurie.

Predeceased by his parents William Mino and Betty Mino (nee Kiely).

Beloved husband and best friend of Laurie Mino for 45 years, married for 29 years.


Shelley GeraldSHELLEY, Gerald - Passed away suddenly doing what he loved, ice fishing, on Friday December 29, 2017.

Gerald was the beloved husband of Elizabeth "Liz" Britton.

Loving father of Randy Britton.


KEAVENEY, Betty Jean - Passed away peacefully at Mill Creek Care Centre, Barrie, on  Friday, December 29, 2017.

Betty was a long time member of the Barrie Country Club and an avid golfer and bridge player.

For many years she was an educator/principal with the Simcoe County School Board.


McGee JoyMCGEE, Joy Mavis Hettie - Today, I lost the love of my life of 59 years, surrounded by the love of her family, at Collingwood General & Marine Hospital, on Friday December 29, 2017, at the age of 78.

Joy, beloved wife of Gil.

Loving mother of Gil Jr. and his wife Debbie, Donna Penton and Stephen and his wife Cassandra.

Proud loving nanny of Sara, Becky (Brad), Megan (Matt), Kaitlyn, Ryan (Sara), Sean, Marcus, Curtis, Sophie and great-nanny of Emily, Delaney, Dillon, Timothy, Kaylee and Olivia.


Campbell VicCAMPBELL, John Victor 'Vic' - Passed away peacefully at the Lakeridge Seniors Residence, Penetanguishene on Friday, December 29, 2017.

Victor Campbell of Wyevale, in his 88th year. (Co-founder of Wyevale Concrete Products and Volunteer with the Boy Scouts and Habitat for Humanity).

Pre-deceased by his wife Mary (nee Jones), his daughter Judy and his parents Edgar & Hazel Campbell.


Mackay EleanorMACKAY, Eleanor L. - Passed away peacefully in her 92nd year on Friday, December 29, 2017, at Victoria Village Barrie.

Eleanor will be remembered for her love of life, family and all things musical.

Loving wife to the late Kenneth George MacKay.

Devoted mother of Philip MacKay (Susan), Janice Emenau (Bryne) and Scott MacKay (Debi).


WIELIKI, Fr. Pawel - Passed away on Friday, December 29, 2017.


Crawley SydneyCRAWLEY, Sydney Reginald - Passed away peacefully at the South Lake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket on Thursday December 28, 2017 at the age of 94.

Reginald Crawley, beloved husband of the late Annie Crawley.

Loving father of Regan Crawley of Stouffville, Rhonda Crawley of Bala and Paul Crawley of Stouffville. Loved grandpa of Raina and Anne.


LAWRENCE, Agnes Johanna - Passed away peacefully surrounded by love on Thursday December 28, 2017 at Matthews House Hospice, Alliston.

Beloved wife of the late Lindsay Keith Lawrence. Loved mother of Louisa Lawrence, Keith Lawrence, Wayne Lawrence, Glenn Lawrence and predeceased by Karen Lawrence.

Loving grandma of Shane, Sandra, Melissa, David, Ashleigh, Christopher, Jason and great-grandma of Tara. Dear aunt of Nancy, Norma and Sheila.


BERGER, Michael - Peacefully at River Glen Haven Nursing Home, Sutton, on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at the age of 84 years.

Michael Berger of Zephyr, beloved husband of Theresa (nee Teny).

Dear father of Frank Berger and his wife Penelope of Nipissing and Michael Berger of Oakville.

Loving Grandfather of Alexander (Meghan), David and Paul.


CARLETTI, Ann Patricia (nee Bowie) - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie at the age of 60.

Beloved wife of Sil Carletti of Barrie.  Loving mother of Celia Carletti and Paul (Shannon) Carletti.  Cherished grandmother of Ellie, Nicholas and Emma Carletti.  Dear sister of Colleen, Guy (Tracey), Martin (Anna) and Tim (Karen).


Goss GaryGOSS, Gary Norman - At 77 years, of Midland, Ontario on December 28, 2017 surrounded by family and much love at Georgian Bay General Hospital following a long and courageous battle with cancer. 

Beloved husband of 56 years to Anne (nee  Roberts).

Dear father of Christopher (Cathy) of Ariss, Greg (Catharine) of Fergus and Tracy of Newmarket.

Poppa to grandchildren Kyle (Sara)  and Blair of Fergus, Danielle (James) of Elora and Deanna (Justin) of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.


Craddock PatCRADDOCK, Patricia (nee Kenney) - Passed away peacefully at the Sara Vista Nursing Centre, Elmvale on Thursday, December 28, 2017.

Pat Craddock of Phelpston, in her 99th year.

Beloved wife of the late Adrian Craddock.

Beloved mother of Daniel & Carla of Barrie, the late Michael, Frank & Sandy of Barrie, Allan & Ann of Barrie, Mary Anne (the late Peter Kestle) of Ingersol, Ralph (the late Dale) and Bernadette & Mike Park all of Phelpston, Theresa (the late Bill Ritchie) of Minesing and Dennis of Phelpston.

Lovingly remembered by 63 grandchildren and great grandchildren.


Haste TreseaHASTE, Teresa Elizabeth - Passed away peacefully at the Collingwood General and Marine Hospital on Thursday December 28, 2017 at the age of 69.

Loving mother of Robert Haste (late Connie), Lisa Frank (Gary), and Brent Haste.

Cherished grandmother of Scott Marr, Krystal Haste, Hailey Marr, Brent Haste, Jonathon Haste, Mallory Haste, Jack Haste, and Claire Haste.

Dear sister of David Dubeau, John Dubeau, Susan Kuschel, Ona Dubeau, and sister in law Patricia Tryon.