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Tessier DavidTESSIER, David Joseph - (November 8, 1953March 30, 2020)

It is with sadness we announce the sudden passing of David at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on March 30th, 2020, in his 67th year.

Beloved son of Eileen Tessier and the late Wilfred.

Survived by his brother Paul and his wife Jeanne.

Nephew of Carol Kuchma and Eric Cummer. Will be missed by his many cousins.

SHIPLEY, Gordon (Charlie) - Passed away on March 30th, 2020.

Dearly loved Husband and best friend to Moira, in their 50th year of marriage.

Loving Father to Paula and John (Michelle).

MCGILL, Alexander - Passed away suddenly at home in Wilmot Creek on Sunday March 29, 2020 at the age of 82 years.

Beloved husband of Josie.

Dear father of Robert McGill and Donna (George) Goncalves.

Keen DavidKEEN, David Thomas - (Retired Business Owner)

Peacefully at home with his loving daughters Jeannette and Jackie by his side on March 29, 2020, in his 82nd year.

Loving son of John and Sophie, and brother of John, Rosemary, Mary and Paul.

Devoted father to Jeannette Saunders, Jackie Rover, Eric Gustavsen and Kari Bell.


Mill JeanMILL, Jean - On March 29, 2020, her 87th birthday, our beautiful Jean passed away. 

Her 7 children: Patricia, Laura, Maureen, Beth, Stephen, Mary and Christine, along with their spouses, are thankful her passing was peaceful. 

Jean was adored by her 18 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. 

Born in Toronto, Jean was the third child of William and Elsie Hibberd.

Her brother Bill Hibberd and sister Barbara Douglas predeceased her; her other siblings David Hibberd (Mary), Mary Boland (Chuck) and Neil Hibberd mourn her passing but are thankful she is at peace. 

HUTCHEON, Manford 'Manny' Roy  -  (Retired employee of General Motors of Canada, member of the Oshawa Curling Club) 

Peacefully at Hôpital Montfort, in Ottawa, on Sunday, March 29, 2020 at the age of 86. 

Beloved husband of the late Eleanor “Ellie” for 51 years. Loving father of Tim (Melody), Elaine and Brian (Jackie). 

Bonar DouglasBONAR, Douglas Anthony - (August 27, 1948March 28, 2020)

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Douglas Bonar in his 71st year of life at Thorntonview Nursing Home on March 28th, 2020. 

Doug is predeceased by his parents Anthony and Shirley (nee Rutledge) and by his beloved wife Valerie. 

Remembered lovingly by his children Tammy, Debi (Mark), Terry, and his daughter-in-law Cynthia. 

AVERY, Elda Ruth (nee Fogal) - Passed away peacefully with family at her side at Fosterbrooke Long Term Care, Newcastle on Saturday, March 28, 2020 in her 92nd year.  

Predeceased by her husband Harold in 2000. 

Elda farmed for many years in Enfield and raised 4 children who will miss her gracious nature immensely:  Ron (Sharon), Sharon Schoonderbeek (John), Darlene Pilkington (Stuart) and Sandra Thompson. 

Berry AliceBERRY, Alice Gabrielle (née LeBlond)  -  January 13, 1951 - March 28, 2020

Passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 28, 2020, after a brief struggle with COVID-19. 

Loving mother of Kevin (Susan Shaw) and Chennelle (Doug) Matheson. 

Cherished grandmother of Kade and Beckett. 

Dear sister of Marcel (the late Shirley), Robert (Tina), Gerald, Juliette (John Landry), Audrey (the late Bud Hurtubise), Louise (Peter Oleksiuk) and Rita (Larry McDonald).

POWELL, Anne (née Sutherland)   -  1939 - 2020  With sad hearts, we announce the sudden passing of Anne Powell of Leaskdale on March 28, 2020 at the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital.

Anne will be remembered for her twinkling sense of humour and hearty laugh, her desire to help others and the tireless way she tackled projects.

DICKSON, Alan Philip  -  Passed away peacefully on March 28, 2020, in his sleep at Hillsdale Estates, Oshawa in his 88th year with his loving daughter Diane by his side. 

Alan is predeceased by his high-school sweet-heart Roberta Ann (Bob Ann), his beloved wife for 60 years. 

Alan is the cherished father of Cheryl, Diane (Ralph Trauzzi), Edward (Krista), and Floyd (Chris). Allison, Katherine, Sharon, Robert, James, Alana, Adam, Laurie, and Ian fondly remember their grandpa.

McRAE, Duncan James   -  Died peacefully at The Village of Taunton Mills on March 28, 2020 in Whitby, Ontario at the age of 81.

Duncan is survived by children Janice, Stephen, David and Patricia, his granddaughters Lindsay, Natasha, Paige, and Evelyn, his brother R. Neill McRae of Vernon, BC, his sister-in-laws Lorraine, Betty and JoAnne, his brother-in-laws Jack and Brian and his many nieces, nephews, cousins and wonderful friends.

SHEA, Pierre - (Worked for P&G) - Passed away peacefully with his wife by his side on March 29, 2020 at the Scarborough General Hospital at the age of 88.

Dear husband to Constance (Connie) Shea.

Beloved father to Jean Stephane Shea and Christiane Fladby.


Bell ChristineBELL, Christine (Tikis) - October 10th, 1932 - March 27th, 2020

Christine Bell, 87 of Whitby, Ontario, passed away on Friday, March 27, 2020 at Fairview Lodge, Whitby.

Christine was born October 7, 1932, in South Shields England to the late Sarah and Andrew Tikis. Christine grew up in England with her sisters, Julie, Irene, Margaret, and her brother Andy.

In 1959 Christine married the love of her life, Lawrence William (Bill) Bell. Christine and Bill immigrated to Canada in 1970 with their two children, Simon and Carol.

They lived in Deep River, Ontario before moving to Whitby in 1985.

Wright DorothyWRIGHT, Dorothy May - Dorothy May Wright (neé Watson), born in Oshawa November 20, 1924, passed into the presence of her Lord on March 27, 2020.

She was predeceased by her husband of 72 years, Edward Wright, in 2016.

Dorothy worked in several places in the city during her life, the longest being many years at Eaton’s in the Oshawa Shopping Centre.

Together Dorothy and Ed dedicated their lives to service in the local church, much of the time encouraging children, youth and young adults to grow in their faith in Jesus Christ. 

McGOVERN, Patricia Mary   -  August 6, 1930 – March 27, 2020

It is with broken hearts the family of Patricia Mary McGovern (nee: Treadaway) announce her passing at the Chartwell Wynfield Long Term Care Facility, on March 27, 2020, at the age of 89.

Beloved wife to Thomas McGovern for 63 years.

COWLEY, George Alfred - (October 15, 1928 - March 27, 2020)

George passed peacefully at Lakeridge Health Ajax and Pickering, on March 27, 2020, at the age of 91, with his loving wife by his side.

Beloved husband of Beverley for 39 years.

Windatt HaroldWINDATT, Harold George - (May 6, 1928 – March 27, 2020)

Passed away peacefully at the age of 91 at Chartwell Trilogy Long Term Care Residence in Scarborough on Friday March 27, 2020 with family members by his side.

Harold will be lovingly remembered by the "Love of his life," Joan Laura Degrow Windatt, his wife of 67 years.

Loving father to his daughters B. Lorraine Hewett (Jim) and Brenda McCauley.

Predeceased by his daughter Judy Cunningham and son-in-law Peter Cunningham.

IRVING, Richard Dennis   -  Our family lost the most incredible man.

Richard Dennis Irving, affectionately known as Rick or Ricky, passed away peacefully on March 27th, surrounded by the love of his family.

He was 64 years young. 

FEAVER, Roberta Emily  – left us peacefully on March 28, 2020 to reunite with her one true love Charles “Bud” Feaver.

Survived by her daughter Debbie (Rick) Burrows.

Roberta will be remembered by her grandchildren Christine (Nick), Brad (Danielle) and great-grandchildren Mykala (Chase), Karley (Dylan) and Ben.

Brass DianneBRASS, Dianne Mary - (March 29, 1949 – March 26, 2020)

Dianne Mary Brass passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 26th, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at 70 years of age. 

Loving mother to Brett (Deanna) and Carrie (Kelvin). 

Proud Grandma to Brianna, Hailey, Hannah, Sarah and Lillia. 

HEITZNER, William “Bill” Thomas - Born May 24, 1938. Passed away peacefully at home in Udney on Thursday, March 26th, 2020 in his 82nd year.  

Beloved husband of Mary Anne for 57 years.  

Loved father of Theresa (Gordon), Gerry (Sally), Sandra (John), Stephen (Tammy), Dale (Holly), Chris (Lisa) and Shawn (Randy).

GREBENC, John -  (September 5, 1939 - March 26, 2020)

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of John Grebenc. 

Loving husband of Marci (Berridge), devoted father to JohnPaul (Felicia), Christina (Carlos) and Nicholas (Alison).

Holliday WnifredHOLLIDAY, Winifred Patricia Holliday  - December 9th, 1929 - March 26th, 2020

On Thursday, March 26, 2020, Winifred Patricia Holliday, loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to many, passed away of heart complications at the age of 90. 

Born in Oxford, England on December 9, 1929, she emigrated to Canada after marrying her loving and surviving husband of 65 years, Jim (Heber James) Holliday. 

It was a grand adventure to emigrate to Canada, and one she tackled head on, and with enthusiasm, as she did most things.  

COOK, Robert Murray   -  Robert, known to his family and friends as Bob, passed away with his family by his side on March 26, 2020 at the age of 85.

Bob had a long career as an automobile mechanic, and operating his own Service Stations.

Bob’s first business opened in 1963 as a BA Service Station in Bowmanville.

Milburn GaryMILBURN, Gary John   - Passed away suddenly on Thursday March 26th, 2020 at the age of 74.

Loving husband of Sharon Milburn for 36 years.

Much loved father of Debbie and her husband Shane Mercer, Stacey and her husband Greg James, David and his wife Meaghan, Lee-Anne and her husband Neil  and Paul and his wife Jody. 

Cherished Poppa of Justin, Chloe, Liam, Kirsten, Aiden, Zane and Holly. 

Dear brother of Colleen Lewis and her husband Peter.