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Simcoe Region - Funeral & AfterLife Services
WESTON, Oscar - Sunday, December 23, 1934 – Monday, April 16, 2018 - Passed away suddenly at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre Barrie.
Oscar Weston in his 84th year, loving husband of Ruth (nee Hawton).
Cherished father of Gail (Wade) Scorns, Gwen Weston (Gord) and Carolyn Hebner.
Adored Papa of Amber (Gord) Pick, Bethany Tudor (Adam Slack), Alyson Scorns and Courtney Tudor.
DECAIRE, Barbara Elizabeth - Passed away at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital in Bracebridge on Monday, April 16, 2018, after a two year courageous battle with cancer.
Beloved mother of Christine (Clintin) Merrick of Breton, Alberta, Timothy Wilson of Kilworthy, Shawn Wilson of Orillia, Tom Wilson (Connie) and Christopher Wilson (Lynda) both of Gravenhurst.
Dear Sister of Marilyn Schell and Karen Cameron both of Gravenhurst, and Hildur (Mike) Bartlett of Severn Bridge.
WATERFIELD, Victor Sydney - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, Midland, on Monday, April 16, 2018, in his 96th year.
Beloved husband of the late Dorothy Irene Waterfield.
Dear father of the late Dianne (the late Bob) Walker; and Keith (Barb) Waterfield.
YOUNG, Carol - Passed away peacefully at Oak Terrace Orillia on Monday April 16, 2018 at the age of 81.
Beloved wife of the late William Young.
Loving mother of Kim Meadus (Janet), Keith Meadus, and Kirk Newhall (Cynthia).
MARTIN, Joan Elizabeth - At age 80, peacefully passed away surrounded by family Monday April 16, 2018 at Sweet May Retirement Lodge in Stayner.
She is survived by her three children David Martin, Jill Martin-Zubrickas, and Paul Martin.
Much loved grandmother of Charlene, Lukas, Mackinley, Spencer, Ashlynd, and Delaney.
POTTER, Dorothy Marie - Passed away peacefully at Oak Terrace, Orillia on Monday April 16, 2018 in her 83rd year.
Beloved wife of the late Donald Potter.
Loving mother of Rick (Karen), Jamie, Terry, and the late David and Michael.
THORNTON, Maurice Nelson - May 26, 1937 - April 16, 2018 - Loving husband of 57 years to Gloria (Stewart). Peacefully passed away at WPSHC after a long battle with cancer.
Beloved son of the late Henry and Margaret (Green) and Orma (Moore).
Dear brother of Goldie (Leo), Marie (Don), Susan (Frank) and Gerry (Valerie), and to his late brothers and sisters; Carman (Muriel), Marshall (Helen), Denny (Kathy), Murray (Sheila), Jean (Mel), Eva (Phil), Alfred, and Tilbert.
Uncle of many nephews and nieces in the Thornton family.
POOLE, Dianne Ethel - At the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Monday April 16, 2018 in her 75th year.
Dianne Poole (nee Pordage) of Severn, beloved wife of Harold David Poole of 49 years.
Much loved mother of Barrie and his wife April; and Bradley Poole.
CUMBERLAND, Gail Elizabeth - Nov 7 1952 - April 16 2018 - It is with broken hearts we announce the passing of Gail Cumberland after a brief courageous battle with cancer.
Gail is predeceased by her loving parents Ernest and Beatrice Cumberland, her sister Margaret Ann Plaxton and brother in law Jack and her great-niece Jaida.
EWART, Joyce Ethel - Passed away at the Collingwood Nursing Home, Collingwood, ON, on Sunday, April 15, 2018, at the age of 87.
Joyce Ewart, formerly of Thornbury, beloved wife of the late William Ewart (2008).
Dear Stepmother of William and his wife Isabel of Thornbury.
LUCKNOW, Patrick James - Passed away peacefully with family by his side at Campbell House Hospice, Collingwood, ON, on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at the age of 66 years.
Pat, beloved husband of the late Christine (2017).
Loving father of Joshua and Faith; and fondly remembered by his first wife Sandra Griffin and her children Patrick (Melissa) and Lisa (Chris) Hundey.
COURNEYEA, Wilfred Ambrose - Passed away peacefully at Georgian Bay General Hospital, Midland on Sunday April 15, 2018.
Wilfred Courneyea was in his 82nd year.
Beloved husband of Margaret.
MORTIMER, Lois Helen Jean - Passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 15, 2018 in her 95th year.
Lois was the beloved wife of Alfred Mortimer.
Loving mother of Pamela Blair (John).
YATES, Charlotte Elaine (Deacon) - October 20, 1930 – April 15, 2018 - Elaine passed peacefully in her sleep at Matthews House Hospice in Alliston, in her 88th year.
She retained her positivity through years of Dementia, letting loose some childlike playfulness, even after breaking her hip.
HIGMAN, Ella Rose Mary (Brewer) - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, at Belvedere Heights on Saturday, April 14, 2018. Age 90 years.
Beloved wife of the late Francis John Higman.
Cherished mother of Susan (Jamie), Julie (Gary), Michael and his wife Kelly, Stephen, Tina (Greg).
RICHES, James Robert - t is with broken hearts, that we announce the sudden passing of our adored Husband, Father and Grandfather. “Big Jim”, as he was known by many, left us unexpectedly on April 14, 2018 at the age of 65.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife and best friend of 42 years Patty, his children Jimmy (Kelly), Katie (Steve) and his grandson Owen.
HARRIS, Margaret Rose - Died suddenly on Saturday April 14, 2018 at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood at the age of 76.
Rose of Stayner, formerly of Brantford, beloved wife of Walton Harris for over 57 years.
Loving mother of Mark and his wife Melanie.
Cherished grandmother of Brandon (Erin) and Nathaniel.
- Category: Simcoe
SHELSWELL, Marjorie 'Betty' - August 12, 1932 to April 14, 2018 - As in life, with strength, stubbornness and an abundance of wit and humour, Mum left to continue on the next chapter.
Wife of the late Harold Shelswell.
Left orphaned (and up for adoption) Brad (Ruth) Shelswell, Darrell (Elsa) Shelswell, Carol (John) Scott, Janis (Dave) Beemer, Joanne (Wayne) Kirby, Jeff (Maria) Shelswell, Sandra (Barry) Barnes and Donna (Peter ) Charters.
LABINE, Lois (nee Bryon) - Of Burk's Falls, peacefully at Algonquin Grace Hospice in Huntsville on Saturday April 14, 2018.
Mrs. Lois LaBine, beloved wife of the late Larry LaBine was in her 86th year.
Dear mother of Jo-Anne Hewitt (Pete), Mike LaBine (Colleen), Janis Jenkins (Ted), Ralph LaBine, Vaughn LaBine and Jill Gibson (Roy).
MAISSAN, Maria - Of Burk’s Falls, peacefully at Muskoka Shores in Gravenhurst on Saturday April 14, 2018.
Maria Maissan, beloved wife of Frank, was in her 97th year.
Dear mother of Nellie Sampson, Arie Maissan (Glenys), Jeff Maissan (Ellen), Maria Topa, Jane Miller (Don), Laurens Maissain (Teena), Dina Sundy (John) and Frank Maissan.
BANNERMAN, Horace Wayne - Passed into the presence of His Lord on Saturday April 14, 2018 at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood at the age of 74.
Wayne of Stayner, beloved husband of Sheila (nee Walker, Pollard) for almost 40 years and of the late Evelyn (nee Syrette) (1973).
Loving father of the late Fonda (1973), Kathy (Martin Pedersen), Martha (Andy Ahrens), Matthew (Freya Potter), Shayne (Miah) and Keith (Holly).
- Category: Simcoe
MCKAY, Kenneth Paul - Passed away peacefully at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie with his family by his side on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the age of 67.
Much loved father of Adrien McKay, and Lisa Dale (Steve).
Proud Papa of Logan, Carson, Isabelle and Leland.
LANE, Dennis - Passed away peacefully on Saturday April 14, 2018 at the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital at the age of 67 years.
Dennis will be deeply missed by his son Chris Lane, his extended family and friends.
Predeceased by his parents William and Margorie Lane and sister Lavonne Sim.
Dennis was a musician at heart and many will remember seeing him in his Skylark around town.
DWINNELL, Earl - Passed peacefully at Leacock Care Centre in Orillia on Friday April 13, 2018 in his 92nd year.
Earl, loving husband to Joyce.
Will be sadly missed by his daughter Catherine (Robert) Bebb, and sons Murray, Harold (Robin), and Gary (Anne Tereschuk), and by his 9 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren.
VANDER VOORT, Muriel Emma (Caston) - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved mother and grandmother Muriel Vander Voort. Mom entered into rest at home surrounded by her family on Friday, April 13, 2018 in her 75th year.
Muriel is survived by her daughter Jane Vander Voort of Toronto, Darlene Dubeau of Wyevale, Steven (Mellissa) Vander Voort of Midland and Brian (Rhonda) Vander Voort of Wyevale.
GRAHAM, Mervyn - Passed away peacefully at Woodingford Lodge, Woodstock on Friday April 13, 2018 in his 78th year.
Merv is survived by his wife Helen (nee Pye).
Predeceased by his brothers Russ and Albert Graham.
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