Little JoannLITTLE, Joann - Peacefully at her home in Sutton, on Friday, December 8, 2017 at the age of 68 years.

Joann Little, beloved wife of Leo Connolly.

Mother of Kerri Little of Sudbury.

Fondly remembered by her many friends.


Castledine IsabellCASTLEDINE, Isabell Marjorie - Passed away peacefully, at Collingwood Marine Hospital, surrounded by her loved ones on Friday, December 8, 2017, at the age of 63.

Isabell was born in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia on May 18, 1954. Beloved daughter of Marjorie Owen, and the late Horace Owen.

Dearly loved wife of John Castledine who will miss his “sweet Dizzy Izzy”. She will be missed for her outgoing personality, loving nature and her many shenanigans.


BATES, Annie Eileen - Passed away peacefully on Thursday December 7, 2017 at Providence Health Care, Toronto in her 93rd year.

A graveside service will take place in Creemore on Tuesday, December 12, 2017.



Hawkes DonHAWKES, Don - March 29, 1934 - December 7, 2017 - Don died at Campbell House in Collingwood with his gang by him.

Nothing made him happier than his four children: Alexandra (James), Martin (Katrine), Adrienne (Mark), Jonathan, his four grandchildren Kate, Tomas, Kristine, Elsa — and cigars.

He is survived by his brother Douglas (Helen) and in-laws in Montreal.

He greatly appreciated his cousins Linda and Jan, his extended family including Jim & Judy, Don & Sue and his many friends.


Brodeur DougBRODEUR, Douglas "Doug" - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Village Long Term Care Facility on Thursday December 7, 2017 at the age of 74 years.

Devoted husband of Joan Brodeur.

Loving father to Jeffrey and his wife Carmen of Barrie and Jennifer Brodeur and her husband Justin of Ottawa.

Proud grandfather of Félix.


Moase BettyMOASE, Margaret Elizabeth 'Betty' - Passed away Thursday, December 7, 2017 in her 91st year.

Through her job with the Federal Taxation Bureau of Canada, she lived for years in Bayside, and later in Ottawa, retiring to Severn Bridge where she lived as a girl.

Betty was honored as a Queen's Diamond Jubilee recipient for her countless years of volunteer work. Girl Guides of Canada, various levels of the Women's Institute, and The Severn Bridge Fall Fair Board to name a few.


STEVENSON, Betty Ethel - Passed away at the Georgian Bay General Hospital, Midland on Thursday December 7, 2017 at the age of 89.

Betty Stevenson of Midland, beloved wife of Basil Stevenson.

Loving mother of Ian Stevenson and wife Janet of Holland Landing and Tracy Stevenson and partner Dave Thompson of Orr Lake.

Cherished grandmother of Andrew and the late Sarah.


Kavanagh GordKAVANAGH, Gordon - Passed away on Thursday, December 7, 2017, at age 76. 

Visitation will take place at the Innisfil Funeral Home, Innisfil ON on Sunday, December 10th, 2017 from 2:00p.m.-4:00p.m. and on Monday, December 11th, 2017 from 7:00p.m. - 9:00p.m.

The service will be held in the chapel at 1:00p.m. on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 with visitation from 12:00 - 1:00p.m.

There will be a reception following the funeral service.



Williams SandraWILLIAMS, Sandra Ida Elizabeth (nee Jennett) – Daughter of Bert and Edith Jennett, co – founders of Jennett Funeral Home, passed away peacefully with family by her side at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie, on Thursday December 7, 2017. Sandra Williams, in her 77 year.

The beloved wife of Conrad (Butch) Williams.


Chatlebois GertCHARLEBOIS, Gertrude - At aged 85, passed away peacefully in her sleep on December 7, 2017 in Gatineau.

She was born September 6, 1932 in Lafontaine Ontario, the daughter of the late Jerome and Marjorie Charlebois.

Gert devoted her entire working career to teaching the Catholic faith to school children in Point Edward and Sarnia.


Moorhouse AnitaMOORHOUSE, Anita - Peacefully, on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at the Royal Victoria Hospital in her 85th year.

Loving wife of the late Doug Moorhouse (2006).

Honoured mother of Kristine Drummond, Judy Mitchell (Roger) and Linda Moorhouse (Valerie Burns).

Cherished grandmother of Lindsay Drummond and Jack Craig.


Page GeorgePAGE, George Albert - Member of Equity Lodge, A.F. & A.M. #659, G.R.C.,  went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, December 7, 2017.

Beloved husband of the late Joan Alice Page (nee Roberts).

Cherished father of Christine Strang (Paul Schinkel) and Joanne Blackwell (Dave Loney).

Precious Poppa of Jennifer Strang, Matthew Strang (David, Mark), Natalie Strang (Heather), Michael Strang (Stephanie), Jacob Blackwell (Emma) and Rachel Blackwell.


Crandell AnnCRANDELL, Ann (nee Kissick) - August 14, 1935 - December 7, 2017 - At peace, in her home, cradled in the arms of her three daughters, as she courageously chose to end her suffering from ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease).

Grieving her loss are Ann's three children and their spouses: Karen Blakely (John), Dawn Crandell (Joseph Muller), and Beverly Crandell (Christopher Worth), and her 5 grandchildren Andrew & Adam Blakely, Earl Muller, Claire & Graham Worth.

She is predeceased by her father (Frederick Kissick), brother (Ronald Kissick), and mother (Margaret Kissick) and husband (Gordon).


THORNTON, Nelson Roy L. - Passed away peacefully, at the Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital on Thursday December 7, 2017, in his 80th year.

Beloved son of Florence and Roy Thornton (both predeceased).

Beloved husband of Donna (nee: Grigg) for 55 years.

Loving father of Scott of Orillia, Tammy (Bill Smith) of Brechin, Shayne (Heather) of Sebright and Steven of Orillia.


Chute TerenceCHUTE, Dr. Terence W.  - Sept. 10, 1948 - Dec. 6, 2017 - Passed away peacefully at the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017 surrounded by loving friends and family.

Pre-deceased by his father Kenneth Chute and mother Nellie Chute (nee Heath).

Terry leaves a legacy of love: led by his wife Marilyn, his children; Tanya, Mark, Dawn and Joanna and grandchildren Olivia, Miles, Sophie, Lily, Clarke, Abigail and Elliott. His sister Joan Chute and her family, Tim, Tama, Philip and Paul and their families also mourn his loss.


SHAINLINE, Thomas 'Tom' Edward - Past President of MCAT; Past Board Member of MCAO & MCAC, peacefully, at Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, Orillia on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at the age of 69 years.

Tom Shainline of Orillia, formerly of Scarborough, loving husband and travel companion of Penny (nee Gummerson).

Loving father of Stacey Shainline (Steve Wheeler) of Uxbridge, Colin (Jennifer) Shainline of Pembroke and Amanda (Jason) Taylor of Guelph.

Cherished papa of Evan, Rachel & Megan Wheeler, Grayson & Rylee Shainline.


Weaver BertWEAVER, Frederick ‘Bert’ - Peacefully at Roberta Place in Barrie on December 6 , 2017 at the age of 93.

Beloved wife of Eleanor.

Dear father of Joanne Weaver and Jennifer Weaver (Mike).

Proud grandfather of Daniel Lipka, Michelle Lipka (Matt), Lisa Lipka (Jordan) and great grandfather of Elyse and Paisley.


COLE, David James - Passed away peacefully at Royal Victoria Hospital Regional Health Centre, Barrie on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 in his 63rd year. 

Loved father of Dawn and her husband Richard Tufford. 

Will be missed by his grandchildren Sebastian and Shanaki (Tate) and his great grandchild Aurora June. 

Lovingly remembered by his mother Margaret Cole. 


Eggins MurielEGGINS, Muriel - After a long and chaotic life of 91 years, Muriel died peacefully at RVH on Wednesday, December 6, 2017. 

She leaves behind a grieving family – her husband of 69 years, Doug. A sister, Nora. 

Children – Frank (Elizabeth), Douglas (Jessica) and Connie (Joe). 

Grandchildren –Kate, Rachel and Krystina Eggins; Adam, Daniel and Jeremy Pace; Chandler, Josh and William Eggins. 

Great grandchildren – Jack, Clare and Gabe, Sigwan, Avery and Nicole, Ethan and Hannah.


WOOD, Robert Harry "J.R." - Peacefully, at the Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, Orillia on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 in his 66th year.

Robert of Orillia, beloved husband of Ruth Anne Wood (nee Barker).

Loving father of Darryl (Sandra Wink) Armstrong of Orillia, Kevin (Amy Bakelaar) Armstrong of Edmonton, AB and Jennifer (Tim) Robb of Kitchener.

Also loved by his grandchildren Evan Serra, Sadie, Alyssa and Lincoln Armstrong.


Pagat SusanPAGAT, Susan - Passed away peacefully at the Georgian Bay General Hospital on Tuesday December 5, 2017.

She will be deeply missed by her sons Phillip Paget (Colleen) and Geoffrey Paget (Ang) her daughter Beverly Paget.

She was loved by her many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She will also be missed by her Brothers and Sister who live over seas.


Holland JohnHOLLAND, Robert John - Died peacefully on Tuesday December 5, 2017 at Campbell House, Collingwood at the age of 56.

Rob of Stayner, loving spouse of Lorraine McDonagh.

Cherished son of Daisy and the late Phillip Holland.

Dear brother of Pete (Jean), Patricia Wheeler (Chuck Goddard), Jim (Sharon), Mary Lou (Harold Stewart) and Ted (Lois).


Welsh GuyWELSH, Guy Franklin - Passed away suddenly, yet peacefully on Tuesday December 5, 2017 at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket at the age of 75.

Guy of Stayner, beloved husband of Diane for over 55 years.

Dear father of the late Blair, Brent (Lisa) and Nicole Scudder (Lyle Smith).

Cherished Papa of Jennifer, Josh and Jillian Scudder and Zachary and Lily Welsh.


Power BobPOWER, Robert Howard - Died peacefully at home on Tuesday, December 5, 2017.

Husband to Barbara (Brown); predeceased by his sister Evelyn, father of Lauren (Jamie Hassard) and Rob (Ann Saunders), grandfather of Erin Hassard and Susan Chadwick.

Bob’s sharp wit, sense of humour and positive attitude endeared him to many and forged lifelong friendships, dating all the way back to his Y club pals in Kitchener, ON.


Chambers MildredCHAMBERS, Mildred Ellen (nee Middlebrooks) - Passed away peacefully in the quiet of her home in Gravenhurst surrounded by the love of her family on Tuesday, December 5, 2017.

Mildred Ellen Chambers just celebrated her 86 th birthday.

Beloved wife of the late Leo Omer Chambers who predeceased Mildred in 1989.

Much loved mother to John Chambers (Elaine Brown) and Cindy (Todd) Maher both of Gravenhurst.


Bell KenBELL, Kenneth Roy - Died peacefully on Tuesday December 5, 2017 at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie at the age of 61.

Ken of Wasaga Beach, beloved husband of Dani.