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Cobden MichaelCOBDEN, Michael John - Michael Cobden, 77, died on December 24, 2017, leaving a community of adoring students, colleagues, caregivers, friends and family from around the world.

Michael was a keen observer; intrepid reporter; sharp commentator; engaging storyteller; patient teacher; moral navigator; enthusiastic bridge player; encouraging mentor; loyal friend; loving brother, uncle, grandfather, father, husband. We miss him dearly.

Michael was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa, son of Harry and Marsh Cobden. He attended Kingswood College, Grahamstown, and worked as a journalist for the Rand Daily Mail. He left South Africa for Canada and worked at the Toronto Star and the Kingston Whig-Standard, and then at the University of King’s College where he was Director of the School of Journalism, during which time he served on many boards, spoke at many conferences, conducted many research and consultation projects, and wrote for the Halifax Chronicle Herald and the Daily News.

 

BECK, John (JACK) Francis Allen  - Peacefully with his wife at his side on December 24, 2017, after a lengthy battle with Parkinson's disease at Tall Pines Nursing Home at the age of 82.

Beloved husband of Bernice.

 

Farr ChristopherFARR, Christopher Douglas  - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Chris.

Born in Walkerton, Ontario on December 19, 1968, the son of Florence (nee Klages) and Douglas Farr, Chris passed away unexpectedly, at the age of 49, on December 24, 2017 while spending Christmas with his mother at her home in Thornbury.

In 2007 Chris was predeceased by his father whom he greatly admired.

 

McDOUGALL, Joan Mary (nee MERCER)  - Passed peacefully on December 24, 2017 at the age of 93.

Joan left us with grace, dignity and with her loving family by her side.

SPOHN, Isabelle MacDonald (nee ROSS)  - Isabelle MacDonald Ross Spohn, 97, who was born in Toronto and spent much of her childhood there, died December 24, 2017, in Rochester, MN.

In addition to her four children in the U.S., she is survived by a sister Anne Kellar and a brother David Ross, both of Ontario.

 

McIlveen Jubenville JoanMcILVEEN JUBENVILLE, Joan (nee Ayling) - Died peacefully in Toronto on December 23, 2017.

Joan was born in Lloydminster, Alberta on July 24, 1919.

Her family moved to Oshawa, Ontario in the 1920’s.

Joan graduated from Nursing School in Peterborough in 1941.

 

MONTINI, Erilda (nee FERRARI)  - Peacefully with family by her side early Saturday morning, December 23, 2017 at Trillium Health Partners - Mississauga Hospital, at the age of 97.

Born on January 13, 1920 in Patrica, Italy to Natalino Ferrari and Giuseppina Costanza.

 

PELLMAN, George  - On December 23, 2017 at Baycrest Hospital.

Beloved husband of Freema Pellman.

 

RAVOK, Brian  - On Saturday, December 23, 2017.

Brian Ravok, born February 2, 1942 in Hertfordshire, England, cherished son of the late Stella and Gerald Ravok, beloved husband of Janice Brown, dear brother and brother-in-law of Pam Starkey, Sharon Brown, the late Alan Brown, Wendy Posluns and Lewis Mitz.

 

WALKER, Eunice Marion  - Peacefully at West Park, Toronto, on Saturday, December 23, 2017 in her 94th year.

Beloved wife of the late Jack Walker.

 

ADAMO, Vito  - (Born January 6, 1926 Vita, Trapani, Italy).

Passed peacefully at Toronto on Saturday, December 23, 2017.

Beloved son of the late Ciro Adamo and Francesca Gassira.

 

VELLA, Michael  - 1941 - 2017 It is with great sadness that we must announce the passing of my dear father Mike Vella on December 23, 2017.

After a brief illness with Cancer the lord has taken him away too soon.

He had such a zest for life and will be someone who will always be remembered.

 

CARSON, John Kenneth  - 1934-2017

It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of their dear John on Saturday, December 23, 2017, joining his wife the late Kathleen Carson-Gambles.

Loving father of John (Mina), Jim (Melissa) and Roger.

 

CHAPMAN, Audrey Lorraine (nee Goodfellow)  - Passed away on December 23, 2017 surrounded by her loving family at the age of 73.

Loving wife of 40 years to George Chabrol.

 

MacDONALD, Duncan F.  - WWII Veteran Passed peacefully at St. Joseph's at Fleming on Saturday, December 23, 2017.

Duncan of Peterborough, Guelph and Toronto in his 95th year.

 

MINNA, Sebastiano  - April 1, 1945 - December 23, 2017

Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on the 23rd of December, 2017 in Toronto.

Sebastiano will be dearly missed by loving sisters Michelina (Sozio), Maria (Robert), Giovanna (Antonio), and Valentina (Luigi).

 

ADAMS, Jean McNamara  - Peacefully at home. Beloved wife of the late James, loving mother of Andrew (Beth), proud Gran to Rachel. Born in Paisley, Scotland on December 30, 1935.

Died in Toronto on December 23, 2017.

 

BUCZYNSKI, Frank   - 79, of Treasure Island, FL, passed away peacefully on December 23, 2017 with his wife by his side.

Frank was born in Illinois and later spent over 30 years in Mississauga, Ontario, building a successful business before retiring in Florida.

 

McCarthy SandraMcCARTHY, Sandra (nee JENNINGS)  - Sandra died with her family by her side on December 23, 2017.

Sandra was a loving mother to Jillian (Chris) and a doting grandmother to Callum and Oliver.

Sandra has gone home to God now, and is with all those she has missed for so long.

 

McQUARRIE, Donald Charles  - It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Don McQuarrie on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at the age of 94.

Reunited with his wife and soul mate Ruth and survived by his sister Margaret Crook.

 

MORRIS, Joyce Dianne (nee LITTLE)   - The family of Joyce sadly announce her passing in Burlington, on Saturday, December 23, 2017, at the age of 70.

Beloved wife of Doug for nearly 40 years.

 

NICHOL, Sandra Louise  - Passed away suddenly at home on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at the age of 69.

Sandy was born February 15, 1948 in Toronto and was a lifelong resident of the city.

 

PATERSON, Diana   - At her home in Listowel on Saturday, December 23, 2017, Mrs. Diana (Weston) Paterson, in her 87th year.

Beloved wife of Neil G. Paterson.

 

Brown RobertBROWN, Robert Hunter   - November 17, 1941 - December 23, 2017

Peacefully on December 23, 2017 at Southlake Regional Health Centre in Newmarket at the age of 76.

Beloved husband of Thelma Benson.

 

FOTYI, Joseph   - Passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, December 23, 2017 in his 92nd year.

Beloved husband of Madeline for 67 years.

 

LEWIS, Donna Maria  - Passed suddenly in Toronto on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at the age of 66.

Beloved daughter of Faith Jackson and the late Ernest Bruce Jackson. Dear mother of Renee, Terrence, Faith and Terri-Ann.