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Pinkerton WalterPINKERTON, Walter George - Peacefully at Victoria Manor in Lindsay on Tuesday, January 21st, 2020. 

Walter, at the age of 88. 

Beloved husband of the late Orma. 

Cherished father of Kelly (Marlene) and Scott (Wendy).  Loving Papa to Elizabeth (Landon), Alex (Jessica) and David.  Treasured Great-Grandfather to Lauryn and Lleyton. 

Brother of Cecil (Marlene) of Whitby and predeceased by brothers Norman, Roger, Alvin, Lewis and Garnet Pinkerton; by sisters Gertrude Gore and Annie Brownrigg. 

HALL, Douglas Allan Hall  - Peacefully, on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at the Victoria Manor in Lindsay, at age 86.

Doug Hall beloved husband of Joyce (nee Lachine) of Bethany.

Loving father of Debbie and her husband Rick Bakker, Cindy Cameron, Richard Hall, and Lesia and her husband Trevor Chandler.

JACKSON, Marjorie Eileen Jackson   -  Peacefully, on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital, at age 93.

Marjorie (nee McCoy), loved wife of the late Kenneth Jackson of Port Perry.

Beloved mother of Joanne and her husband Michael Fowler, David and his wife Carol and the late Gary (1961).

FINN, Bonnie Lynn   - Passed away peacefully after a short illness on Tuesday, January 21,2020 at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa at the age of 71.

Loving mother of Tammy, Kim (Randy), Kristy and Mandy (John).

Sadly missed by grandchildren Brandon, Marissa, Ivy, Devin, Collin and Claire and great grandchildren Seth, Colton, Nolan and Linkin.

Wijesinghe JosephineWIJESINGHE, Josephine Adelaide 'Ada' - “When you lose someone you love, you gain an ANGEL you know” 

Josephine Adelaide Wijesinghe (Ada), 94 years old, passed away peacefully at The Rotary Hospice Stratford Perth on January 21st, 2020. 

She was born on March 16th, 1925 in Columbo, Sri Lanka.

She is survived by her loving husband Edmund Christopher Wijesinghe of 68 years.

She is also survived by her daughter Dushyanthi Anne Weerasinghe, granddaughters Michelle Fernando and Andrea Amaro, son-in-law Rohan Weerasinghe, great grandchildren Joshua, Matthew, Ava and Zoe, grandsons-in law Shawn Fernando and Brain Amaro, niece Lasanthie Tilakratne, nephew Melitus Kulasekera and her dog grandchildren whom she loved, Max and Preston.

CARMICHAEL, Peter Alan - (May 27, 1977 - January 21, 2020) 

Beloved son of Jane Kerr (Grant Wright) and Alan Carmichael (Debra Johnson). 

Adored big brother of Brent (Renée Lidston) and devoted uncle to Camden & Darius. 

ROBINSON, Montie   - July 11, 1970 - January 21, 2020

Montie passed away suddenly at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa, Ontario on January 21, 2020 at the tender age of 49, after a lengthy, courageous battle with cancer.

He passed surrounded by his loved ones at his bedside.

Dearly beloved son of Linda (Hall) & the late Gary Robinson.

Loving father of Cindy (Kyle) & Nicholas (Meghan).

ANDERSON, Dennis Rowan   -  It is with great sadness the family of Dennis Rowan Anderson announce his passing on January 21, 2020.

Dennis will be dearly missed by his big brother Ed, his 3 sons, Kevin, Rob and Glen, five grandchildren, Karli, Becky, Jesse, Elijah and Jordyn, two daughters-in-law Kathy and Hayley, nephews Mike and Scott and nieces Michelle, Una and Ashley.

BRYANT, Kenneth William John - (June 19, 1950 - January 22, 2020)

Peacefully at home after a couraguos battle with pancreatic cancer at the age of 69, with his wife, Bernice by his side on Wednesday January 22, 2020.

WOOD, Donald - (Served in the Royal Canadian Navy, Lifetime member of Lake Vista Park Association, Retired longtime employee of Durham Region, Hockey and Baseball Coach and avid woodworker)

Suddenly passed away at Kingston General Hospital on Wednesday January 22, 2020, at the age of 83.

Beloved husband of 56 years of Valerie. Devoted father to Susan (Wayne) Hanley, Denise (Ron) McAdam, Terri Lynn (Peter) Derry, Robert (Debbie) Wood, Bryant (Natalie) Wood.

TODD, Bruce - Passed peacefully on January 22nd, 2020 at Glen Hill Strathaven (Bowmanville) at the age of 73.

Much loved dad to Scott (Lisa), Jamie (Vanessa) and Bill.


Lorusso AliceLORUSSO, Alice Marie - (September 22nd, 1932 - January 20th, 2020)

Passed away at Fosterbrooke Long Term Care in Newcastle, on Monday January 20, 2020, at the age of 87 years. 

Beloved wife of the late Donald Sr. Lorusso.

Loving mother of Don Jr.  Cherished grandma of Anthony, and great grandma of Hannah, Donavan and Breil. 

Sister of the late Rita, Bertha and Fred. 

Harmer KennethHARMER, Kenneth E.   - Peacefully at the Wynfield on Monday January 20th, 2020 at the age of 90.

Beloved husband of Marion (nee Blackburn) for 69 years.

Loving and caring father of Allan and his wife Susan, Robert, and Allison.

Cherished grandfather of Matthew, Jonathan (Jennifer), Carolyn (Ryan), and Eric, and great-grandfather of Alex, Liam, Zoe, Andrew, Jacob, Maddie, Adelaide and Charlotte.

Dear brother of Dave (Marlene), Shirley, and Betty (Bill).

White ShirleyWHITE, Shirley Ann (nee Acorn) White   - peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family and friends completed her life journey after a courageous battle with cancer.

Shirley will be lovingly missed by her daughter Krista and husband Scott, son Nicholas and adoring granddaughters Paige (Justine), Abigail and Lilly.

Shirley is survived by siblings Bob (Thelma), Earl (Sonia), Barb (Steve).

Predeceased by sister Shirley and parents Ann and Bill Acorn.

Shirley’s roots stem from Souris, PEI. Shirley graduated from the P.E.I. School of Nursing.

After moving to Ontario, Shirley worked at Ontario Shores as a Registered Nurse providing exceptional care to her clients as well serving as an inspirational mentor to her many colleagues who often became friends.

Fortino MarcellaFORTINO, Marcella (nee De Cicco)  -  Peacefully surrounded by her family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday January 20th 2020. 

Beloved wife of Vince “Vinny”.

Loving mother of Ersilio (Gina), Stefania (Justin) and Alexandra (Austin).  

Cherished Nonna of Maximus, River, Daria and Tristan. 

Lovingly remembered by her mother Antonietta, pre deceased by her beloved father Vincenzo.

Sadly missed by her family, friends, and those that had the pleasure of knowing her. 


Anand ElaineANAND, Elaine Beatrice (nee Jeffers)  - Passed away peacefully in her sleep, at her home, on January 20, 2020 at the age of 70.

Adored mom of Deidre Channer (David ), Romona Anand-James (Alistair), Rohina Rawlinson (Quenton), Trisha Anand and Alyssa Anand. 

She was also a loving grandmother of sixteen.

Elaine will be dearly missed by her longtime partner and best friend Kenric Nedd, his children and grandchildren.

She also leaves behind many, many siblings, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Those who knew Elaine will remember her for her warm smile, kind heart, enormous generosity, amazing culinary skills, love and devotion to her family and strong faith in the Lord.

MASKEY, Robert (Bobby)   - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Ajax-Pickering Hospital on Monday, January 20, 2020 with his family by his side.

Beloved son of Robert and Isabella Maskey (predeceased).

Loving and devoted husband of Kathleen (predeceased).

SANDILANDS, Delia Therese - Peacefully on Sunday January 19, 2020 at the age of 92.

Loving wife to Woodrow "Sandy" (predeceased) and mother to Paul (Martha), Mark (Allison) and Andrew (Marilyn).

BURRELL, Isolde "Izzy" - (Retired from Canada Post, Member of Port Perry Seniors and the Port Perry Lawn Bowling Club). 

Peacefully, on Sunday, January 19, 2020 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry, at age 82.

Isolde (nee Ludwig), beloved wife of the late Wayne Burrell of Port Perry (2003).


Thaxter VernaTHAXTER, Verna Isabel (THOM)   - September 22nd, 1916 -January 19th, 2020

With some sadness but acceptance, we announce the peaceful passing of our mother on Sunday morning, January 19, 2020, at Streamway Villa in Cobourg, Ont.

Born September 22, 1916 in Walford Ontario, Verna is predeceased by parents James Thom and Annabel Fisher and siblings Lawrence, Cliff, Jim, Jack, Hazel, Lena and Myrle.

Long life has benefits as well as challenges.

Verna outlived her siblings, in-laws, a dozen nieces and nephews as well as all her friends; but as original family expire new family emerge.

This has been the case as Verna married James Thaxter and begat a son Warren and a daughter Marilyn, who in turn begat three grandchildren.

LIBERA, Stan Libera  -  September 5th, 1931 January 19th, 2020

We lost one of the few remaining of our elders.

In his 89th year, he was a father, father-in-law, brother, brother-in-law, and most fiercely a grandfather to his beloved grand daughters Catherine and Victoria. 

Shortt VeraSHORTT, Vera Elizabeth “Beth” (née Bint)  - September 20, 1928 – January 19, 2020 

Beth passed away peacefully after a short illness at Sunnycrest Nursing Home, Whitby, age 91.

She was predeceased by her husband of 46 years, Alan John Shortt, in 2001. 

Beth leaves behind two sons; Ronald (Linda) Whitby, Willis (Elizabeth) Milton, her Grandchildren; Daniel, Jason, Adam, Ben, Danielle and Great-granddaughter Mya. 

Beth was the eldest of 4 children born to Richard Cecil Bint and Vera Elizabeth Shemilt on Sept 20, 1928.  She married Alan John Shortt on September 11, 1954. 

COX, Gordon Menzie Cox   - of Pickering, passed away at Ajax Pickering Hospital on Sunday, January 19, 2020 in his 76th year.

Loving husband of Mary (nee Keenan).

Brother of Alfred (Henrietta) and Mary Louise Cox.

Remembered by his brother-in-law Paddy Keenan and sister-in-law Doreen Coyle (Mike) and by his nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews of Canada and Ireland.

FIELDMAN, Frank Fieldman   -  April 17, 1941 - January 19, 2020

Aged 78 formerly of Ulverston UK passed away peacefully on January 19 in Scarborough Ontario.

Loving husband of Elaine for 56 years, cherished father of Janette and Mark, father in law of Natasha, proud grandad of Connor, brother of Eileen Jones and brother-in-law of Alan, fondly missed by nieces Karen and Susan.

GANNON, Georgette Marie (nee Anglehart) Gannon   - June 1, 1928 -  January 19, 2019

Passed away on Sunday, January 19th, 2020 at the age of 91 years.

Born June 1, 1928 in Rouyn, Quebec.

Loving mother of Garry Pontello (Evelyn), Paul Pontello (Nicole), Patrick Gannon (Jacqueline) and Kimberly Davies (Robert).

McRAE, Patrick Nicholson – At the Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay on Monday, January 20, 2020.

Pat McRae of Woodville was the beloved husband of Loraine (MacPherson) McRae.

Loved father of Lori (Dave) Wilson of Woodville, Lynn McRae (Scott Buchanan) of Sparta, New Jersey and Steven (Sara) McRae of Woodville.