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WHITE, Terrie Lee White (Gladman)   - It is with heavy hearts, the family of Terrie Lee White announce her sudden but peaceful passing on March 19th 2021 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.

She leaves behind her beloved husband of 41 years, Dennis.

Loving mother to Ashley and Jamie. Proud grandmother of Alistair and Zoey.


Barton JeanBARTON, Jean Lillian (Weatherhead) - (August 20th, 1940 - March 17th, 2021)

It is with heartfelt sorrow that the family of Jean Lillian Barton (nee Weatherhead) passed away suddenly March 17, 2021, due to complications related to a stroke. 

Jean was sadly predeceased by her loving husband of 58 years, David Patrick Henry Barton November 26, 2018. 

Jean will be sadly mourned by her son, James Barton and wife Suzanne, daughter Kimberly Barton and husband Tony Frendo-Cumbo and by daughter Susan Barton. 

The many grandchildren who cherished their nana and will miss her terribly as time passes are James Barton and partner Amanda Redick, Richard Frendo-Cumbo and wife Christina, Krystina Frendo-Cumbo and fiancé Mike Spiller, Jennifer Barton and partner Ryan Murphy, Mackenzie Frendo-Cumbo, Sydney Barton and Kaitlin Barton. 

Hermitage EileenHERMITAGE, Eileen Mary  -  July 21, 1928 – March 16, 2021

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Eileen Mary Hermitage, peacefully, with family at her side.

Beloved mother of Penny De Carlo, Andy Hermitage, Jill Page (Paul Fleury), Mary Hermitage, Barb Hoffer (Dick Hoffer).

Much-loved grandchildren Larry Page, Vanessa Page (Kevin Robertson), Sheri De Carlo, Dave De Carlo, Justin Hoffer (Lori Hoffer) and Jenni Hoffer.

Adored by great-grandchildren Jake Page, Kennedy Page, Paige Kinsella, Cameron Hoffer, and Adalyn Hoffer.

Born in Ilford, England, Eileen came to Canada in 1957 and worked at Mount Sinai Hospital before going to the Toronto Catholic School Board for 32 years until she retired.

WILLIAMS, Allan Geen - (September 6, 1925 - March 17, 2021)

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Alan Geen Williams in his 96th year on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at the Markham Stouffville Hospital.

Born in Treforest, Wales on September 6, 1925, he was the beloved husband of the late Peggy (nee Smith) for nearly 69 years.

GODFREY, Sylvia -  Sylvia left this physical world peacefully at Hillsdale Estates Long Term Care Home on Thursday March 18, 2021 at the age of 73.

Daughter of the late Fred and Mary Mitchell.

Beloved wife of the late Ronald Godfrey.

Dear friend of her children’s father Raymond Northey.

HUDSON, James Edward Hudson   - 35 year employee at General Motors 

Beloved husband of Sandra (nee Morrison) for almost 63 years. 

Loving father of Jo Ann McAllister, Linda Hudson (Dave Duncan) and Scott Hudson (Lori Bessey). 


Cullen RonaldCULLEN, Ronald David - (December 15th, 1929 - March 16th, 2021)

Passed away at his home Amica Whitby on Tuesday March 16th, 2021 at the age of 91.

Predeceased by his wife Barbara.

Dear father of Gord Cullen (his wife late Pattie) of Unionville and Grandfather of Mark. 






Foskett WilliamFOSKETT, William James “Bill” – (February 14th, 1932 - March 16th, 2021)

Peacefully with his wife and family by his side at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on March 16, 2021 at the age of 89.

Beloved husband of Theresa for 67 years.

Loving father of Debi, Bill Jr., Joanne, Linda (Jeremy), Trudy (Christopher) and Lori (Ken).

Proud grandfather of Leah, Kailey, Adam, Ashleigh, Britney, Rebecca, Bradley, Mitchell, Carley, Delaney and Clarke.

Cherished great-grandfather of Nathan, Jayce, Mikilah, Mason, Freja and Leo.

Son of Alfred and Reva Foskett, Bill grew up in Whitby, one of 13 siblings.

SHIER, Jeanne Beverley - Suddenly at the farm on March 16, 2021.

Jeanne (nee Alsop), beloved wife of the late Ronald Shier, and mother of Cathie (Brian Snoddon), Pam (John Owen), George Daniel (deceased), Julie (Rick Linton) and Raymond Shier (Lori).

Proud Poppa of Courtney, Danny, Brooke, Terry, Josie, John Jr., Raven, Owen and Ryan.

Survived by her brother Ken Alsop and her sister Helen Alsop.

De GIORGIO, Domenico - Domenico De Giorgio, 42, of Whitby, Ontario, passed away suddenly on March 16, 2021.

Domenico was well loved by many people. He enjoyed making his friends laugh, even at his expense.

He loved wrestling, whether that be watching it at an arena with his friends or pretending to act it out with his favourite nephews.

PINKERTON, Barbara Mary Leighfield (Reynolds) - (March 24, 1935 - March 16, 2021)

Heaven has gained a very special angel. Barbara passed peacefully in her sleep at home surrounded by her loving husband and family just shy of celebrating her 86th birthday and 65th wedding anniversary.

Barbara is survived by her devoted husband Ronald William Pinkerton.

GODMAN, Marguerite Adrienne Blanch (Musso) - (August 24, 1920 - March 16, 2021)

It is with sad hearts that we announce our Mother’s passing on Tuesday, March 16, 2021, in the comfort of her home in her 101st year.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Gordon (1978).

Loving Mother to Wayne (Bunny), Jeanine (Ziggy), Gord (Ingrid) and Paul (Janice).

Bodashefsky AnneBODASHEFSKY, Anne (nee Waldner) - Longtime member of Calvary Baptist Church. 

Peacefully, at Hillsdale Terraces on Monday March 15, 2021, at the age of 97 with her family by her side.

Predeceased by her husband Victor.

Loving sister of Eli, Murray, and Edna and predeceased by Chris, Sarah, Mary, Kay, Sam and Vernon.

Loving mother of Daryl (Judy), Larry (Bev), Dale (Norman), and Kevin (Cheryl).

Dear grandmother to 8 grandchildren. Proud great-grandmother to 13 great-grandchildren.


Kazmierczak MarekKAZMIERCZAK, Marek   -  January 24th, 1965 - March 15th, 2021

Passed away suddenly, in his sleep, on Monday, March 15, 2021 at the age of 56. 

Beloved son of Julia and the late Marian.

Loving brother of Barbara, Margaret (Piotr), and Anna (Tomasz).

Dear uncle of Dennis, Jessica, Kasia, and Hubert. 

Marek will be fondly remembered by all his family and friends in Canada and Poland.





Hanna JohnHANNA, John   -  June 13th, 1931 - March 15th, 2021

Passed away at home on Monday March 15th, 2021 in his 90th year.

Predeceased by his loving wife Isabel (2017)

Loved Dad of Brian Hanna and his wife Vikki of Scarborough and Jackie Tibando and her husband Steve of Omemee.

Predeceased by his infant son Michael.
Cherished grandfather of Shaun (Christina) Michael, Jeff (Dani), Erin (Cavan) and Daniel (Alex).

Great Grandfather of Emma, Alexander, Joshua, Austin, Lily, Logan and Isabelle-Rose.

Dear brother of Tom (Maureen), Beth, David, Leslie (Isa).

McMaster RossMcMASTER, Ross Alexander   - August 31, 1947 - March 15, 2021 

(Member of the Grain Farmers Association of Ontario, past President of Durham, York, and Victoria Land Owners Association) 

The family of Ross McMaster is heartbroken to announce his death on Monday, March 15, 2021. 

Loved and cherished husband of Cheryl (Metcalf) of 48 years. 

Dear Dad of Steve and his wife Susan and Heather and her husband Chad Isherwood. 

Adored Grandpa of Kate, Melanie, Alex and Greg (deceased). 

Much loved brother of Joan and her husband Harold Hoskin.  Dear brother-in-law to Doug and Sheri Metcalf and Bruce and Elaine Fish. 


Reid ThelmaREID, Thelma May Reid   -  June 28th, 1924 - March 15th, 2021

It is with deep sadness that the family of Thelma May Reid (nee Spencer) announce her passing at age 96 on Monday, March 15, 2021 at the Village of Taunton Mills Retirement Home in Whitby, Ontario. 

Born on June 28, 1924 in Toronto, Thelma and her late husband Freddie, were avid square dancers, who travelled widely and built warm, life-long friendships through dance. 

Thelma is sadly missed by her daughters, Bonnie Burkholder and her husband, Jack, and Barbara MacInnes and her husband, Ron. 

Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Scott MacInnes (Lauren), Sean MacInnes  (Aileen) and Shanna MacInnes (Clint) and her great-grandchildren Matthew and Emma MacInnes, and Calder Rayner. 

LOWERY, Marcia Dianne   -  April 29th, 1959 - March 16th, 2021

Passed away at Quinte Healthcare North Hastings Hospital on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at the age of 61 years.

Marcia, beloved partner of Doug Sexton.

YOUNG, Robet Gordon   - It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Robert “Bob” on March 16, 2021 at Port Perry Place.

Robert is survived by his loving wife of 51 years Barbara, his children Timothy, Jennifer, Michelle, and Scott; their partners, many children, and grandchildren.


Mastroianni VincenzoMASTROIANNI, Vincenzo - Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Sunday, March 14th, 2021 in his 76th year.

Beloved husband of Anna (nee Greco).

Loving father of Maria (Mike), Lucia (Guy) and Cinzia (Rob). Cherished Nonno of Claudia, Mario, Luciana, Isabella, Vincenzo and Steven.

Dear brother of Lidia Divona, Anna Santucci (Erico). Survived by his sisters in-law Pat (John) and Clara (Maido).

Predeceased by his parents Pasquale and Maria; stepmother Antionette and siblings Santino and Gaetana.

STEWART, Mary Angela - (January 14, 1952 - March 14, 2021)

It is with great sadness that we announce Mary’s passing on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at Ajax-Pickering Hospital from COPD at the age of 69.

Loving mother of Ronnie, mother-in-law of Tracey and cherished Grandma of Abbey.


Damiani MariaDAMIANI, Maria Josephine (nee Scanga)  –  September 11th, 1934 -  March 14th, 2021

Peacefully on Sunday March 14, 2021 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Eugenio ‘Mario’ Damiani (2010).

Much loved mother of Claude, Sandra (Mike), and Peter (Sandy).

Proud Nonna of Alexander (Alexandra), and Mikaela (Jake). Dear sister of Nicola, Angelo, Antoinetta, Maria, Joseph (Pino), Lilliana and Franco (predeceased).

She will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by her family and many friends.

Maria cherished family first, endlessly cooking and caring. Tending her garden and flowers brought her immense joy.


STRACHANOWSKA, Teresa - (1951 - 2021)

Theresa passed away peacefully at Scarborough General Hospital.

Theresa is survived by her Mother Adela, children: Joanna, Michelle, Michael, Nephew Daniel.

As well, Theresa loved dearly her 6 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren.

BUECKERT, John Bueckert   -  1932 – 2021   Missed terribly by his wife of 66 years, Annabell; his daughter, Christine (Ron); his brother, Harry (Rose); his much-adored grandchildren and their partners; his great-grandchildren; his daughter-in-law Kathy and her husband Wayne; and the family members and dear friends who meant so much to him. 

RIDOUT, Reginald Bruce  - (December 15th, 1936 – March 15, 2021)

Bruce passed away after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease and dementia at his home at The Briton House in Toronto where he was well-cared for by an excellent team of nurses and PSWs.

MARCO, Anne (Pascal)   - Passed away peacefully on March 15, 2021 at Port Perry Place in her 99th year with family by her side.

Anne Marco, beloved wife of the late Carl and dear mother of Beverley, Chuck, Carl, Gloria and John and predeceased by her eldest son Lloyd.