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LESLIE, Donald Elmer “Don”  -  It is with great sadness the family announce Don’s peaceful passing on Sunday morning, June 28, 2020 in his 92nd year.

Beloved husband of the late Marion. Treasured father of Brenda (Howard Krangle), Brian (Irma), David (Joyce), Robert and Ken.

SUSINI, Vittorio - (1927 - 2020) - It is with great sadness that we announce on the evening of June 28th, 2020, Vittorio passed away at Woodbridge Vista Care Community.

Vittorio suffered from mixed dementia (Alzheimer) and pneumonia attributed to Covid-19. 

At the time of his passing, he was cared for by the staff of Woodbridge Vista, the William Osler Nursing team and the Canadian Armed Forces in support of the Covid-19 pandemic.

PROSEK, Agnes Bernice (nee Hale) - Passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Sunday June 28, 2020 at the age of 80 years.

Beloved wife of the late Victor Prosek.

Loving mother of Marie McLean (the late Charles), Daniel Prosek (Louanne) and Bill Prosek (Catherine).

CHARABARUK, Alexander Steffan  (June 8, 1954June 26, 2020)

At home on Friday, June 26th, 2020, at 66 years of age.

Caring father of Christopher Steffan and Nicholas Charles. 

Dear brother of Roman and nephew of Edith, uncle to Keith (Anna Liza), Brian (Jenny) and Dean.

Brufatto AdaBRUFATTO, Ada Katherine 'Kathy' - (November 29, 1969 – June 26, 2020)

Passed away on Friday, June 26th, 2020, at the age of 50 years.

Predeceased by her parents Raymond and Rose Brufatto, her brother Raymond Jr., and brother-in-law John Cox Sr.

Survived and sadly missed by her sisters Susie Foote (Wayne) and Donna Cox; adored by her nephews Michael, Raymond (Katie), DJ (Caitlin), and John James.

Great aunt of Hailey, James, Emma, David, Olivia and Nolan.

Sadly missed by her aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, and closest friends Sherri and Donna "Higgy".

Connelly DennisCONNELLY, Dennis Carlin - (February 15th, 1951 - June 26th, 2020)

Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday June 26th, 2020 at the age of 69.

Dear husband of Patricia Connelly.  

Loved Dad of Dennis Connelly and his partner Tiffany of Whitby and Kevin Connelly and his wife Jenny of Guelph.  Grandfather of Lincoln and Abigail.

Dear brother of Tom and his wife Paige of Oshawa.

Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Margaret (Gilmour) Connelly and his brother Sandy.


Lapoussis VasilikiLAPOUSSIS, Vasiliki - (August 19, 1932 -  June 26, 2020)

Passed away peacefully, at Lakeridge Health Ajax surrounded by the love of her family on the 26th of June, 2020.

Cherished wife of Dimitrius "Jimmy" for over 60 years.

Adored and loved mother of George (Jennifer), Peter (Stephanie) and Agapi "Abbey" (Dave).

Beloved Yiayia of Jacob, Dimitrius "Jamie", Shandel & Alexzandria.

Ouellet GillesOUELLET, Gilles Ouellet - (January 4, 1968 – June 26, 2020)

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Gilles at home with family by his side on Friday June 26, 2020 after a very courageous battle with ALS.

His determination and strength during this illness will forever leave an imprint on our lives.

Gilles will always be remembered by his kindness and his ability to make people feel important and valued.

Cherished husband and best friend of Julie. Loving father and role model to Mathieu, Ashley, and Crystal.

WILKINS, Mark James  - (March 6th, 1954 - June 27th, 2020)

Passed away peacefully at home with his cherished wife of 41 years, Gloria by his side. 

Loving son of the late Paul and Ruby Wilkins. 

FRASER, Margaret Theodora- After a full and enriched life Margaret Theadora Fraser (nee Mitchell) passed away on Saturday, June 27, 2020 at Port Perry Place.

Born November 9, 1924 in North Bay to the late Zeta and George Mitchell.

BARKER, Frederick Sydney  -  (March 17, 1934 - June 27, 2020)

Passed away peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital at the age of 86.

Loving and devoted husband to Verna for 56 years until her passing on July 17, 2016.

WATSON, Hanna - Passed away at Hillsdale Estates on June 27, 2020.

Beloved husband of the late Narguis.

Dear father of Phoebe Nilsen (Victor), Saleem Watson (Phyllis), Samy Watson (Ruth Dantzer) and Diane Watson (Kristofer Hewie).

PROUTT, Donald Bruce - Peacefully, on Saturday, July 27, 2020 at the Lakeridge Health Centre, in Oshawa.

Don Proutt, beloved husband of 50 years to Grace (Walters) of Nestleton. 

Loved brother of Beth and her husband John (deceased), and John.


Manko IvanMANKO, Ivan  - (February 19th, 1923 - June 25th, 2020)

Passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, in his 98th year.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Tina and his son Roman.

Loving father of Gregory (Tracy). Cherished Deda of Matthew (Raquel) and Jeremy (Amanda) and Great-Deda of Thomas and Alyssa.

DALRYMPLE, Georgina Florence (nee HUFFMAN)  - Passed away in her 93rd year on June 26, 2020. 

Predeceased by her beloved husband “Dal” Dalrymple and her daughter Andrea Russell (Blair). 

Loving mother of Joseph Dalrymple (Nancy) and Leslea Schmitz (Oswald). 

RYAN, Michael Ryan   -  December 3, 1945 - June 26, 2020 

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Michael Ryan announce his passing on June 26, 2020 at the age of 74.

Beloved husband of Elizabeth (nee Wilkinson) and cherished father to Laura (John) and Andrea (Grant).

Fitzsimmons ThomasFITZSIMMONS, Thomas Hamilton - (September 19, 1944 – June 22, 2020)

Thomas Hamilton Fitzsimmons V of Whitby, Ontario passed away on Monday June 22, 2020 in an automobile accident north of Whitby, at the age of 75. 

Tom is survived by his wife Karen (nee Murdoch), his children Thomas VI (Denise) of East York and Lindsay (Greg) of Toronto, and his grandchildren Robin and Thomas VII both of East York.

Tom is also survived by his brothers Robert and Bruce, his sisters Chauncey and Jill, and his many nieces, nephews, and the extended Murdoch family.

McGarry DonaldMCGARRY, Donald Joseph  - (October 15, 1930June 24, 2020)

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday, June 24th, 2020 at 89 years of age. 

Beloved husband of the late Helen (nee Noonan). 

Devoted father of Bill, Don, Jim and Diane (predeceased) and her husband Jeff. 

Cherished Papa of Jill, Brett, Kaitlyn, Matthew, Amy and Danny. 


Gilbert FrederickGILBERT, Frederick Robert - Passed away, after a courageous battle, on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 68.

Beloved husband of Cheryl Green.

Loving father of Charles and Timothy. Cherished grandfather of 5.

Dear son of John and Lorraine and brother of John and Dianne.

Fred served as a Corporal in the Canadian Army for 7 years. 
He then went on to work for General Motors for 31 years.

Weeks LillianWEEKS, Lillian - (September 6, 1938June 24, 2020)

The family of Lillian Weeks announces her passing on Wednesday, June 24th, 2020. 


Loving wife of Wes Weeks, mother to Michael (Susanna) and Wendy (Steven O’Brien).  Grandma to Katherine, Colleen, Matthew and Aidan. 

GLASPELL, Grant Lewis - Passed away at Hospice Peterborough on June 24, 2020 at the age of 77 years. 

Beloved husband of Arlene (nee Westlake). 

Loving father of Dwayne (Charlene), Darryl (Michele), Clarke (Jacquie) and Brian (Susan). 

Dear family friend, Clyde Catton. 

Mercer JudithMERCER, Judith Gail 'Judy' - (October 9th, 1951 - June 24th, 2020)

It is with great sadness that the family of Judith Gail “Judy” Mercer announces her unexpected passing on June 24, 2020 at the age of 68.

Loving wife of Bill Mercer for 47 years.

Much loved mother of Shane and his wife Debbie and Shannon and her husband Ken. Cherished Grandma of Justin, Chloe and Liam. 

Predeceased by her father Arthur Mercer and mother Daisy Mercer (Peddle).

IBBOTT, Jane (Cincurak) - Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday June 25, 2020.

Beloved wife of Chris.

Cherished mother to Matthew (Nadine), James (Lindsay) and Elizabeth (Jason).

Devoted Nana to Henry, Simon, Billy, Maizie and Claire.

HARRISON, Stella  -  Stella Anne Harrison, 86, of Port Perry Ontario passed away peacefully on the 24th of June 2020, with her family by her side. 

Stella was born to the late Gordon (Sam) Leroy Tomlinson and Ruth Lorraine Davis (Church) on 17 January 1934 in Richmond Hill, Markham Township, Ontario.

Cockburn RobertCOCKBURN, Robert 'Bob' - Peacefully at Caressant Care in Marmora, Ontario on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at the age of 75. 

Beloved husband of the late Patricia. 

Father of Robert Cockburn, Blake (Michelle) Cockburn, Tamara (Mark) Baker and Brett Alexander. 

Grandfather of Dakota, Dallas, Dawson, Jaden and Jordan, and great-grandfather of Lily. 

Loving brother of Dorothy (the late Ian) Petersen and brother-in-law of Marilyn. 

Predeceased by brothers and sisters; Jack (Jean) Cockburn, James (Hilda) Cockburn, William, May Wilson, Mina Oakes (Robert) and Martha Ashmore (Ken). 

Marhue PatriciaMARHUE, Patricia Lynn (nee Ojah)  - Peacefully surrounded by her family at home on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020 after a brief illness. 

Beloved wife of Errol Marhue.

Loving Mother to Nigel (Lisa), Kieron (Emma), Paul (Martha), and Rachael (Stuart) Cherished Grandmother of Soleil, Shea and Evie. 

Lovingly remembered by her sister Brenda De Silva in Trinidad (Kenny), their sons Kenneth and Mitchell and their families.