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ALSOP, William Richard   - Passed away peacefully at Oak Ridges Hospice on Monday, August 23, 2021 at the age of 93.

Beloved son of the late James and Gertrude Alsop. 

Bill will be greatly missed by his son Jonathon, as well as numerous friends and family including nieces and nephews.

Lewis FrancesLEWIS, Frances ‘Fran’ Mary  (formerly Tutin)  -  (longtime parishioner of St. George’s Memorial Anglican Church) 

Peacefully at Ian Anderson House in Oakville, with family at her side, on Sunday, August 22nd, 2021.

Fran, in her 95th year.  Beloved wife of the late Alan Tutin. 

Loving mother of Gary Tutin and his wife Barbara of Owen Sound; Darryl Tutin and his wife Holly of Mississauga; the late Wayne Tutin and his wife Colleen of Oshawa. 

Dear grandmother of Melissa, Matthew, Ryan and Chloe Tutin and great-grandmother of Jack and Isabella. 

Sister of Julie Kerluke and the late Stanley and Tom Krasinski. 


Hotner AnnieHOTNER, Annie   -   Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Sunday, August 22, 2021. 

Predeceased by husband John (2016). 

Much loved mother of Irene Batty (Gary), John Jr. (Butch) (late Valerie), Fred (Sheila), Marie Dangl (Xavier), Jane Parkin (Milton) and Elaine Norman. 

Survived by several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and their families.




LEWIS, Morgan Ellsworth - (1932 - 2021) - Morgan passed away Sunday August 22, 2021.

Morgan is survived by Mary, his loving wife of 59 years. Two children Jeff (Jaan) and Tracey Gardner (Jeff) and 5 grandchildren, Jesse, Nick, Spencer, Connor and Kaitlyn. 

TAPPER, Rick -  Peacefully, on Sunday, August 22, 2021 at the Markham Stouffville Hospital, at age 62.

Rick Tapper of Port Perry, beloved husband of Sue (nee Madden). Loved brother-in-law of Lynne, Allan, Karen (John Macavelia), Anne and David.

McKinnon DanMcKINNON, Dan McKinnon  -  It is with heavy hearts that the family announces the sudden passing of Dan Mckinnon at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on August 20th 2021.

Born in PEI but he grew up in Hanmer Ontario.

He worked as an Ironworker his whole life with pride and joy.

He was the beloved husband of Susan Gabrych, loving father to Daniel (Edmonton) and Tina (Grand Prairie).

He was the son of the late Murdock and Irene Mckinnon of Grand Prairie Alberta.

Dear brother of Grant (Angelia), Lennaie (Rick), Jill ( Randi), Randy (Sharon), Bradley, Keith (Bev) sister in law Georgina deceased brother Scott. 


Bemrose JeanetteBEMROSE, Jeanette Evangeline  - April 3rd, 1938 - August 21st, 2021

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday August 21st, 2021 at the age of 83.

Loving wife of the late Donald R. Bemrose. 

Cherished Mom of Suzanne Bemrose and her fiancé Mike Diamond of Brooklin.

Much loved by her three grandchildren Alexis, Hailey and Connor. 

Survived by her brother Ken Burgess and his wife Mary.  

Pearson JanetPEARSON, Janet “Jan” Elizabeth   - Peacefully at home on Saturday August 21st, 2021, Jan in her 80th year passed surrounded by her family. 

Beloved wife of the late Hugh Dixon and the late Patrick Pearson.

Loving mother of Tammy Eastman, Bob Dixon (Amy), Jeff Gray and Dave Dixon (Jackie Westrick). 

Dear Nana to Joshua, Elissa, Natalie and Anneliese. 

Sister of Joan Allen of Brighton. 

Fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews and their families.




Barker JayneBARKER, Jayne Elizabeth (Nee Bragg)  - September 22, 1955 -  August 21, 2021

After a courageously fought battle with cancer and with her loving family by her side, Jayne passed away at her home on August 21, 2021 at the age of 65.

She will be dearly missed by her husband Bill Barker of many years. 

Jayne was a loving mother to their only daughter Lindsey (Ken). 

She will be dearly missed by her siblings Ron Bragg (Jan), Patti Bragg and John Bragg (Julieann). 

Jayne was a special and proud aunt of Justin Bragg (Brittany) and Hannah Bragg. 

Jayne will be fondly remembered by her in laws,   many other nieces, nephews, and friends.  Grandma Jayne will be deeply missed by her grand-dog Bella.


Anthony DavidANTHONY, David Lloyd  -  May 26th, 1942 -August 21st, 2021

Passed away at Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay on Saturday August 21st, 2021 at the age of 79. 

Loving husband of Joan Anthony for 55 years.

Loving father of Wayne and his wife Tracy of Whitby and Sandra and her partner Tony of Fenlon Falls. 

Gramps of Autumn, Jessica, Caitlyn and Kirsten. 

Dear brother of Audrey and Peter and his wife Eileen.

David will be fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews and their families.  


Fedyniak DorienFEDYNIAK, Dorien - (July 25, 1951 – August 21, 2021)

It is with profound sadness that the family announces the sudden and unexpected passing of Dorien Fedyniak at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto on Saturday August 21, 2021 at the age of 70.

Cherished sister to John (Sharon) and Irene (the late Frank). Proud Aunt to Vanessa, Melissa, Matthew and Daniel.

Dorien was predeceased by her parents, Dmytro and Maria Fedyniak.


Gushue HildaGUSHUE, Hilda Marie (Ryan) June 18th, 1961 - August 21st, 2021

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Saturday, August 21, 2021, surrounded by her loving family, Hilda Gushue (nee Ryan), aged 60 years. 

Predeceased by her beloved parents Patrick & Nora Ryan, brothers Darrel & Gordon, and sisters; Maxine, Sharon & Rosalita. 

Left with fond and loving memories are her two cherished daughters; Sharon (Stewart) & Falon (Al); and her precious grandson Ethan. 

Dear sister and sister-in-law of Debbie, Juanita (Johnny), Mickey (Sue), Myles, Andy (Sandy), Shirley, and Benny. 

Hilda will be greatly missed by her fur-grandbabies Aysia and Jazzy. 

BAGLOLE, Edna Maureen  - It is with heavy hearts that the family of Maureen (Edna) Baglole announce her passing, in her home, on Saturday, August 21, 2021 in her 82nd year.

Daughter of the late Rita and Patrick McMullin of Cape Breton, N.S. 

Beloved wife of 60 years to Tom Baglole. Mother to Lisa (Rick) Geisberger, Lori (Garry) Popadyn & Lynn (Peter) Shaw.

TIFFANY, Priscilla Diane Nee Greig Tiffany  -   Priscilla died peacefully on August 21, 2021 with her husband Edward (Ted) and both daughters (Tori and Allison) at her side.

Born in Toronto in 1936, she attended Branksome Hall, followed by a nursing career.

Her favourite shifts were spent in Wellesley Hospital Nursery.

Smith RaymondSMITH, Raymond Bryce Smith   - October 27, 1934 – August 20, 2021  

Dad passed peacefully at Sunnybrook hospital on August the 20, 2021.

He was predeceased by his loving wife Ester, brother Fred, and step- daughter Ingrid Horner. He will be dearly missed by his brother Larry (Jean) of Brockville.

Dad will always be lovingly remembered by all of his children, Pat (Brad), Frank (Cathy), Jeff (Stella), Rick (Sue), Glen (Kerry), Wayne Horner (Sue), and Sandra Horner.

Dad was a loving uncle, grandfather, and great grandfather.  Ray was a very active member in the community his whole life.

He was born in Oshawa in 1934 and spent his working career of 42 years in General Motors.


Bell BerylBELL, Beryl Derina (nee Wilson)  - April 27, 1939 – August 20, 2021

Daughter of Ethel Glennie (Bell) & Grant Wilson. 

Beryl was married to Robert Mathew Bell then Basil Leonard Bacon. 

Mother of Robert, Brenda, Anne (Brad), & Jennifer (Norm). 

Grandmother of Jayson, Jamie, Jessica, Matthew & Wilbert.  Great Grandmother of Nathan, Lucas, Benjamin, Brandon, Evan & Avery. 

Fondly remembered by her large circle of family & friends. 

Best known for her years as a dedicated teacher, & very active in the community. 

Peacefully passed on Friday after a number of years at Glen Hill Strathaven then recently Glen Hill Terrace, special thanks to them for their wonderful loving care. 

KANGAL, Sohodra Kangal  -  76, better known as "Narlo" passed away peacefully on Friday, August 20th, 2021.

She was born in Georgetown, Guyana, on Sunday, May 27th, 1945.

Narlo met her supportive husband, Krish, and soon after got married for over fifty years.

BENSON, Juanita “Neen” Pauline (nee Leland)  -  Loving and caring Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother, Sister, Aunt and friend to many.

She left the world peacefully on August 20, 2021, in her 92nd year.

Mom was born to Frederick and Minnie Leland on March 17, 1929 in Trenton, Ontario.

TIMMS, Brian Kevin Timms  -  Suddenly, at his home in Lindsay, on Friday, August 20, 2021, at age 55.

Brian Timms, cherished husband of Patti Chernoff. Father of Melissa, Brandon and Logan.

Beloved son of the late Frederick and Joan Timms of Seagrave.

LANE, James Daniel Lane   -  (1987-2021)  James Daniel Lane (34 yrs) passed away too soon on Friday, August 20, 2021 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa where he was being treated for an aggressive cancer. 

Jay was adoring and proud father to Jillian (5) and little Matthew (2), loving husband to lifetime partner Stephanie Wong of Whitby ON, and son to lucky parents Pat and Dan Lane of Arichat, Cape Breton, NS, loving in-laws May and Robert Wong of Scarborough ON, and brother-in-law to Tiffany and Nick Lee, parents to Maddy and Ethan. 


Campbell GwennaCAMPBELL, Gwenna - (Longtime employee of Pinewood Centre) 

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville after a short illness with family by her side on Thursday, August 19, 2021 at the age of 80.

Beloved wife of the late David Campbell of 41 years.

Loving and devoted Mom and Mother-in-Law of Jon Campbell (Alison), Shauna Rekker (Scott).

The best Grannie ever to Taylor, Hayley, Zachary, and Clare.

Predeceased by her parents Bruce, Eva Sloan and sister Jane.

Langille ShirleLANGILLE, Shirley Doreen   - After a short stay at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, Doreen completed her stay on Earth on Thursday, August 19, 2021.

Her soul was set free to go begin a new journey. 

It is with profound sadness and broken hearts we announce our painful passing of Doreen age 48.

Doreen fought a short courageous fight with Ovarian Cancer.

She was surrounded by her son Robert, sister Debbie, and brother-in-law Blair as she closed her beautiful blue eyes, and her soul was set free. 

Doreen was born in Toronto, ON, to Glenda (Burton) and the late Milton Langille on October 26, 1972. 


Dempers BenjaminDEMPERS, Benjamin Londt   -  July 20th, 1933 - August 19th, 2021

It is with great sadness the family of Benjamin Londt Dempers announce our father/grandfather/great grandfathers passing.

Ben passed away peacefully on Thursday August 19, 2021 at the Oshawa Hospital.

Benjamin was born in Cape Town South Africa July 20, 1933. He is preceded in death by his parents John and Christine (DeKoek) Dempers.

Benjamin was the youngest of (4) children and preceded in death is his older siblings George Dempers, Beattie (Luyt) Dempers, and Adelaide (Polomski) Dempers.

Ben and his wife Rita immigrated to Canada in 1967 to start a new, better life with their 3 children, Gregory, Benita Weiskopf, and Lester Dempers.


Murray JuneMURRAY, June –   In the early hours of August 19th, 2021.

June Marie Murray went to meet her God at the age of 89.

June was born in Toronto in 1932.

From an early age June showed her independent spirit.

While still in grade school, at the age of 13, she worked as a  part time seamstress in order to purchase a bicycle  with her own money.

That independent spirit remained throughout her entire life.  

Although her family was her number one passion, travelling was a close second.


Fissenden DavidFISSENDEN, David William  -  Passed away on Thursday August 19th, 2021 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa at the age of 54. 

Much loved husband and best friend of Susan for almost 29 years.

Cherished dad of Jack and Kyle. 

Dear brother of Paul.

David will be fondly remembered by the Fissenden and Bunkiewicz families. 

David was a member of the IBEW Local 353. 



THOMAS, Marjorie Belle Thomas  -  1929 - 2021  Marjorie Thomas died unexpectedly on August 19 at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa hospital. 

Marjorie was born on August 21, 1929, in Cottrell's Cove, Newfoundland.

After she completed her high school, she attended Memorial University of Newfoundland to obtain her teacher's certificate.