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CARLETON, Sheila Julianne (nee RICHARDS)   - January 3, 1942 - December 29, 2021

Born in Charlottetown, PEI to Maurice and Agnes Richards.

Sheila was raised in Dugwall (Timmins), Ontario.

The third of six children, Sheila spent countless hours with her siblings, often the feisty leader among them.

Shemko GeorgeSHEMKO, George   -   August 22, 1926 – December 29, 2021

Peacefully, passed away on December 29, 2021, at Sunnybrook Veterans Centre, at the age of 95.

Loving husband of Natalie for 61 years.

Loving brother of Nick, Fred, Ed, Myra, Lily, Mary, and Deloris. Greatly missed by his many nieces, nephews, and extended family and friends.

George was a gentle and kind soul who loved nature and the outdoors.

The family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the staff at the Sunnybrook for their great care and compassion.

ELTHERINGTON, Bruce Donald (Don)   - Don passed away peacefully at home on December 29, 2021 in his 94th year.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Marion.

Loving dad to John (Janet), Brad (Holly), Rob (Vicky) and Lynn (Trevor).

Middup MadelineMIDDUP, Madeline May (nee LeBAR)   - It is with great sadness that our family announces the passing of Madeline on December 29, 2021, at the age of 100.

Predeceased by her husband Russell Middup and daughter Gaye Ante (Peter).

Mother to Arline, Virginia (Laurence) and John (Sharon). Beloved Nana to Chris, Trisha, Tyler (Kalyn), Ashleigh, Thomas, and Lauren.

Great-Nana to Landon, Nolan, and Greyson. On May 3, 1963, she lost her husband Russell Middup to a heart attack and Madeline was left not only raising four children but running Middup Moving and Storage which was the family business.

The business did very well under her leadership until it was sold in 1977.

Madeline had many friends that she had met over the years.

TOMS, Julijs Adolfs   - December 18, 1932 - December 29, 2021

Suddenly, in late December, our Uncle Jules Toms passed on to join his beloved wife, Leonora Pasquantonio Toms, who died in 2011.

SMITH, Robert Graham  -  I'm on island time! We are sad to announce, Graham passed away at his home in Richmond Hill, on December 29, 2021.

Graham enjoyed working with kids, first as a senior counselor at Bolton Camp and upon graduation, he became a respected public school teacher and took on the role of guidance counselor towards the end of his career.

Ward JohnWARD, John H.   - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John H. Ward.

Born in South Elmsall, England, on December 22, 1939, he passed away at Georgetown Hospital, on December 28, 2021 at 82 years of age.

John was the beloved husband of Pat for 61 years, devoted father of Stephen and Richard, and the loved grandad of Nathaniel, Abbey and Michael.

John was predeceased by his brother, Alec Ward.

John will be sadly missed by all of his family and friends.

John will be forever remembered for the love of his family and cycling.

Nobert GloriaNOBERT, Gloria Jean Ruth Nobert  -  in her 82nd year.

She was sassy, generous, outspoken, glamorous, and beautiful.

It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Gloria on December 28th 2021.

Gloria will be missed by her husband of 62 years, John Nobert. Her children; John (Jackie), Sherri (Steve) and Chris (Moyra). Her grandchildren; Amanda (Daniele) Cameron, Sarah (Kyle) Cari (Alexander) Kristie (Jason) and Karlie (Jack). Her great grandchildren; Adelynn, Antonio and Luca.

John once said “my life would have gone a very different way if I hadn’t met Gloria”. John and Gloria loved to give each other a hard time, but could be found flirting again just as quickly.

Abate GiuseppaABATE, Giuseppa (Adamo) Abate   -  Giuseppa was welcomed and reunited with her loving husband, Nicolo, in the Kingdom of Heaven on Tuesday, December 28, 2021.

Giuseppa was born on February 22, 1943 in Vita, Trapani, Sicily.

The youngest of 5 girls (survived by her sister, Lucia).

Having lost her mother, Filippa Ditta at the age of 9, her father, Salvatore Adamo gathered the family and moved to Canada for the opportunity of a better life.

Married at the age of 19, she lovingly raised 6 children, Vita (Tony), Vincenzo (Paola), Salvatore (April), Italo, Filippina (Dino) and Giovanni Luca (Christina).

Otto AnnOTTO, Ann Lyle (nee GREENWOOD)   - July 17, 1932 - December 28, 2021

It is with much sadness that we announce the passing of Ann on December 28, 2021, at Trillium Mississauga Hospital.

In her final days she rested peacefully, surrounded by the love of her immediate family. 

Ann always saw the good and positive in those around her.

Her generosity and smile will be greatly missed. 

Ann faced her health issues with great courage and dignity. 

She was the beloved wife and best friend of Gunter for 65 years. 

Acheson MarjorieACHESON, Marjorie Frances (nee MATKIN)   - Marjorie passed away peacefully, in Toronto, on December 28, 2021.

She was born in Regina, Saskatchewan in 1923.

During the war, she met a dashing RCAF navigator, John Acheson (1922-2010) and they danced through over 65 years of marriage. 

John's career took them to Kitchener-Waterloo where they raised their family and made many contributions to the community.

Mom was an avid reader, loved to travel and was famous for her pies.

She was the matriarch of the family and revelled in that role.

Leet MaryLEET, Mary Veronica "Ronnie" (nee DUNCAN)   -  After a long and hard-fought battle with Alzheimer's, Veronica succumbed to this relentless disease on December 28, 2021 in her 92nd year. 

Born in Toronto and predeceased by her parents Audrey (Cruikshank) and Ralph Duncan.

Predeceased by her brothers Murray (Evelyn, Sheila), Allen, Earl, Walter (Pat) and survived by her youngest brother Paul (Myrtle), as well as many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her husband John Holtby Leet. Survived by her children Carol (Greg), Susan, and Jim (Jo-Ann), as well as grandchildren William, Rosemary, Stephen, Taylor, and Emma. 

TURNBULL, Jill (nee Eberhardie)  -  92, of Toronto, passed away on December 28, 2021 in Michael Garron Hospital, Toronto, Ontario.

Jill was born in India to Lillian Mosse and Major Rudolph Eberhardie on July 4th, 1929.

She studied nursing in Britain and was a dedicated nurse for the majority of her life, particularly loving midwifery. She brought over thirty babies into the world.

TREKALO, Robert    - 1962 - 2021  Passed away on December 28, 2021 at Brampton Civic Hospital.

Robert will be greatly missed by his mother, Kathy Nycz, and her family, and Wyszomirski Pawlowski.

Robert was an electronic engineer and worked for Bell and Nortel.

He liked swimming, biking, and taking walks in the park.

FILANOWSKI, Ruth Joan (nee PENFOUND)   -  June 13, 1957 – December 28, 2021

Ruth passed away after a courageous battle with heart disease.

Her heart was too large to contain her spirit.

Beloved wife of David and loving mother and mother-in-law of Chris Rizzo (Sham) and Danielle King (Josh).

Barber MaureenARBER, Maureen Mary-Louise   -  February 15, 1960 - December 28, 2021

Passed away peacefully on December 28, 2021 at Trillium Health Partners - Mississauga, at the age of 61.

Predeceased by her parents, Bill and Audry (Costello).

Maureen will be sadly missed by her extended family and many friends. 

da CAMARA, Roza (nee SERRAO)   -  Roza da Camara, age 89, of Thornhill, Ontario, passed away peacefully, December 28, 2021.

Born June 19, 1932 in Johannesburg, South Africa, the daughter of Lily da Silva (Cape Town, South Africa) and Manuel Serrao (Funchal, Madeira).

Calandra Giuseppe JoeCALANDRA, Giuseppe 'Joe' - It is with heavy hearts that the family of Giuseppe "Joe" Calandra announces his passing on December 27, 2021.

Joe was born February 28th, 1937 in Bolognano, Italy to his parents Luigi and Giulia Calandra.

Joe is survived by his loving wife of 60 years Raffaela (Lina), sons Robert (Maria) and Carlo (deceased). Grandchildren, Amanda (Jack) and Stephanie (Marco). Great grandchildren Ella, Chloe and Lorenzo. Brother Guido (Sylvana) and sister-in-laws Yolanda and Angela.

MADESKER, Michael – Peacefully, at Mackenzie Health Hospital, on Monday, December 27th, 2021.

Michael, beloved and doting husband of Sylvia for the past 65 years. Devoted father and father-in-law of Arlene, Debbie and Randy, and Greg and Shannon.

Cherished Zaidy of Jordan and Christine, Ashley and Mark, Dustin and Alanna, Melissa, and Ruby-Jean. Loving great-grandfather of Lauren, Darcy, and Logan.

Mouharemis HelenMOUHAREMIS, Helen (nee MASINIS)   -  Helen (Baba Lena) passed away peacefully at the age of 98 surrouded by the love of all her family.

Baba taught us the true meaning of caring and love by being there for us all always when we needed her.

Hopefully she felt our presence and love in her passing.

Youngest daughter of Sultana and Boris Masinis, she was and amazing wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Predeceased by her loving husband Gregory of over 65 years.

Over 65 years of devotion, true love and respect by both. They were soulmates.

SILVERSTEIN, Hirsch   - On Monday, December 27, 2021.

Beloved son of the late Arthur and Anne Silverstein.

Dear brother of the late Fern Rogers.

ASHFIELD, Beverly James Ashfield   -  September 21, 1930 - December 27, 2021 

In his 92ndyear Beverly James (Jim) passed away with his family by his side.

Beloved husband of Joyce Ellen Ashfield (Whiteway) for over 67 years.

Father to Susan, David (Val), Janet (Richard), Steven.

WILSON, Roy   -  With sadness we say goodbye to Roy William Wilson, a beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Roy was born in Toronto on January 1, 1930.

He died peacefully on December 27, 2021.

Roy was married to his loving wife Elizabeth (Betty) for 69 years for whom he shared years of cherished bliss and was an example to all.

Farkas MarciFARKAS, Marci (Martin)   -  February 22, 1937 - December 27, 2021

Following a brief illness, Mr. Marci (Martin) Farkas passed away in his 84th year at the Sunnybrook Palliative Care Unit, Toronto.

Mr. Farkas was the son of Denes Farkas and Juliana (Gothard) Farkas, born in Timosara, Romania.

Mr. Farkas relocated to Canada in 1964, where he began work at a smelter in Sudbury.

Marci was a devoted worker, putting forward his best efforts in his life once he arrived in Canada as an immigrant.

He was the longtime and loving companion to Suzanna Oroszy Kolev.

BECK, George Edward   - Passed away after a long illness on December 27, 2021 in Toronto at the age of 95 years.

He was predeceased by his beloved wife Leonore.

ENDERSBY, Audley  -  Audley, beloved husband of the late Audrey (nee Dale) for 70 years.

Passed peacefully at Providence villa on Monday, December 27, 2021 at the age of 104.

Loving father of Susan (late Paul), Joan (Ken) and David (Maria).

Proud grandpa of Marie (Dave), James, Michael (Kania), Lisa (Rob), Sean and great-grandpa of Jacob, Londyn, Emily, Sophia and Stella.