PATRICK, Roman – peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Friday, March 25, 2005, in his 76th year. Roman, father of Marty and his wife Rachel of Newcastle, and Joanne and her husband Gary Lomax of Salmon Arm, B.C. Grandfather of Rachel and Kimberly, and great-grandfather of Alexandra and Samantha. Donations to the Salvation Army in memory of Roman would be appreciated by his family and may be made through NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 1-877-987-3964, with whom arrangements have been entrusted.
Funeral Details: Private family service.
Date of death: 3/25/05 - Location of death: Bowmanville, Ontario
LaFONTE, Marcelle Anna – at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre with her family at her side on Thursday, March 24, 2005, in her 74th year. Loving mother of Debbie (Doug), Len (Yvonne), Darlene, Kim (Linda), Lynn, Randy (Cindy) and the late Paul. Sadly missed by 18 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Dear sister of Geraldine and the late Joseph, Lawrence, Harold, Kenneth, Vince, Helen, and Marie. Donations in Marcelle’s memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Lung Association would be appreciated by her family and may be made through NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 1-877-987-3964, with whom arrangements have been entrusted.
Funeral Details: Friends may call at the HIGHLAND PARK VISITATION/RECEPTION CENTRE, 2510 Bensfort Road (at River Rd. S.) on Tuesday, March 29, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m., followed by a service in the Chapel at 3:00 p.m. with Major Greg Simmonds officiating. Cremation, with interment at Little Lake Cemetery at a later date.
Date of death: 3/24/05 - Location of death: Peterborough, Ontario
John Edward Stanley
STANLEY, John Edward – at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Rogers St. Site, on Wednesday, March 16, 2005, in his 65th year, with his family at his side. Survived by his children Dawne Allison, Juanita Kim, William Bradford, and Warren Scott, all of Ottawa; and grandchildren Nicholas, Nathan, Serina, and Shauna. Dear brother of Linda Cooper of Grimsby, Ontario, and Jennifer Exton of York, England. Dear uncle of David, Patrick, and Eric Cooper, and Tim and Carrie Exton. Fondly remembered by his aunt Barbara Bostock and family of Bristol, England, and cousin Janet of Doncaster, England. Flowers if desired; or memorial donations to the charity of your choice may be made through NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 1-877-987-3964, with whom arrangements have been entrusted.
Funeral Details: Friends may call at the HIGHLAND PARK VISITATION/RECEPTION CENTRE, 2510 Bensfort Road (at River Rd. S.) on Sunday, March 20, from 12 noon until 2:00 p.m., followed by a celebration of John’s life at 2:00 p.m. Interment Lakefield Cemetery.
Date of death: 3/16/05 - Location of death: Peterborough, Ontario
RUMBALL, Mabel Victoria – died at Peterborough Manor on March 13, 2005, in her 105th year. Precedeased by her husband Dr. Ivan V. Rumball. Survived by her son William Rumball and his wife Rosalie, and granddaughters Donna Rumball and R. Elizabeth Breithaupt, and great-grandsons Miles Breithaupt and Cameron Breithaupt.
Funeral Details: Interment at Highland Park Cemetery.
Date of death: 3/13/05 - Location of death: Peterborough, Ontario
Shirley Iris Martell
MARTELL, Shirley Iris (former resident of Newtonville) – suddenly at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Friday, March 11, 2005, in her 81st year. Loving wife of the late Joseph Martell. Dear mother of Lynda Willsher of Newcastle and her late husband Robert (Bob), John Martell and his wife Susan of Vancouver, and Glenn Martell and his wife Kim Legue of Vancouver. Sadly missed by grandchildren Stephen, Chris and his wife Sonya, Ian, and great-grandson Noah. Survived by her sister Myrna Henry and her husband Wil, niece Sandra and nephew David and their families, and the rest of the Martell family. Shirley will also be missed by her many friends at Parkview. Donations in Shirley’s memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Funeral Details: A funeral service will be held in the chapel of the NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 386 Mill St. S. (just north of 401 at the lights) on Tuesday, March 15, at 2:00 p.m., with Reverend Jim Feairs officiating. Visiting for one hour prior to the service. Cremation.
Date of death: 3/11/05 - Location of death: Bowmanville, Ontario
William Henry Perryman
PERRYMAN, William Henry “Bill” (Veteran of WWII, RCAF; long-time member and Past Master of the Lebanon Masonic Lodge #139; member of the Union Rod and Gun Club) – peacefully at home in Orono after a courageous battle with cancer on Friday, March 11, 2005, in his 79th year. Loving husband for 56 years of Wilma Mary “Billie” (nee Marshall). Dear father of Bruce and his wife Barb of Peterborough. Devoted Grandpa of Kendra. Dear brother-in-law of Florabelle and Charlie Peaker, and June and the late Jim Carson. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Durham Humane Society would be appreciated by the family and may be made through NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 905-987-3964, with whom arrangements have been entrusted.
When you are lonely and sick of heart,
go to the friends we know,
And bury your sorrow in doing good deeds.
Miss me – but let me go!
Funeral Details: At Bill’s request there will be no visitation or funeral service.
Date of death: 3/11/05 - Location of death: Orono, Ontario
Frederick "Harold" Ball
BALL, Frederick “Harold” – passed away on Monday, March 7, 2005, at the age of 96. Predeceased by his wife Lorraine. Dad/Grandpa will be greatly missed by his son and best bud, Ken, his daughter-in-law Micheline, and his special grandsons Kenny and Bob. He also leaves behind his daughter Jacqueline (Jim) and three grandchildren. Best friend and fishing buddy of Ken Platt for over 65 years. A special “thank-you” to all the staff at Strathaven Retirement for making “home” such a special place for Dad. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Alzheimers’ Society or the Bereaved Families of Ontario, Durham Region.
“Dad, you are the best!”
Funeral Details: Friends and family are invited to drop in for an informal gathering on Saturday, March 19, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 386 Mill St. S. (just north of 401 at the lights).
Date of death: 3/7/2005 - Location of death: Bowmanville, Ontario
Irene Genevieve Stretton
STRETTON, Irene Genevieve – peacefully at her home on Friday, March 4, 2005, in her 84th year. Beloved and cherished wife of Harvey for 62 years. Loving mother of Linda (John) Morgan, Gary (Debbie), Donna (Nick) Valente, Pam (Marzy) Anania, and Glenn (Janet). Irene will be sadly missed by her 13 grandchildren and her great-granddaughter. Survived by her sister Doreen (George) Mason and brother Owen (Marlene) Hall. Predeceased by her brother Claire Hall. Irene was a member of the Monday Morning 5-Pin Bowling Club, Liberty Bowl, and was a 20-year resident of Wilmot Creek. Memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Funeral Details: Friends may call at the NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 386 Mill St. S. (just north of 401 at the lights) on Sunday, March 6, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Monday, March 7, at 11:00 a.m. Interment Thornton Cemetery, Oshawa.
Date of death: 3/4/2005 - Location of death: Newcastle, Ontario
BLINK, Penelope Ann Conway (nee Hall) - We regret to announce the death of Penny Blink. Mother of Jocelyn, Gerard and Joanna, ''Nana-Banana''to Ben, Nicky and Kayleigh, Penny was affectionately known as ''Blinkers'' to her many many friends. Penny was a warm and extremely friendly woman who touched many lives. Famous for her notorious ''Blink laugh'', Penny enjoyed laughing and making others laugh. She will be greatly missed. The family is extremely grateful to the staff in the Critical Care Unit at North York General Hospital. They showed impressive ability and outstanding compassion to the family over the last few weeks. Arrangements and Cremation entrusted to the Newcastle Funeral Home, (1-877-987-3964) to whom we are grateful for their guidance and support. In lieu of flowers please send donations to Wellspring. http://www.wellspring.ca”
Funeral Details: There will be a ceremony to honour Penny's life at 6.30 p.m. on Thursday, March 3 at The Manor, Bob Rumball Centre for the Deaf, 2395 Bayview Ave.
Date of death: 2/28/2005 - Location of death: Toronto, Ontario