BOOTH, Richard 'Dick' -
(Member of Oshawa Seniors Club and of Oshawa Woodworking Club). Peacefully after a brief illness at Lakeridge Health Corp. Bowmanville, on Wednesday, March 13, 2002. Dick, beloved husband of Marion (nee Baker) for 46 years. Loving father of Catherine and husband Roy Smith of Bowmanville, David, and Ted and Tammy, all of Oshawa. Dear grandfather of Erin, Colleen, Victoria, Steven, and Rebecca. Relatives and friends may call at McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME Ltd., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Friday from 7-9 p.m. Memorial service will be held in our chapel on Saturday, March 16, 2002 at 1:30 p.m. Donations made in memory of Dick to the Canadian Cancer society would be appreciated by his family.
KOZAROFF, George -
(G.M. employee - Oshawa Truck Plant, past 29 years). Suddenly at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on March 13, 2002 in his 64th year. Beloved father of Joanne Kozaroff, Angela Scott and Jacqueline Kozaroff. Proud Dedo of Jonah, Alexis and Kenan. Survived by sisters Eva O'Leary and husband Norm, and brothers Jim Dimitroff (Jimmy D.) and wife Kala, and Ben Stephenson and wife Joan. Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and close friends. The family will receive friends at the W.C. Town Funeral Chapel, 110 Dundas Street East, Whitby on Thursday, March 14, 2002 from 7-9 p.m. and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Service in the Chapel on Saturday, March 16, 2002 at 1 p.m. Interment to follow at GROVESIDE Cemetery, Brooklin. In lieu of flowers, in memoriam donations may be made to the Durham Heart and Stroke Foundation or Lakeridge Health Oshawa, and would be appreciated by the family.
KRAVEC, Michael -
Suddenly, at the Ajax and Pickering Health Centre, on Wednesday, March 13, 2002. Michael Kravec, loving husband of Marilynn. Loving father of Michaeland his wife Jan, Tyna Gibbs, Toni and her husband Bruno Anderson, and Karen and her husband Rod Green. Michael will be sadly missed by his many family and friends. The family will receive friends at the McEachnie Funeral Home, 28 Old Kingston Road, Ajax (Pickering Village) from 12-2 pm. Monday March 18, 2002. Funeral Prayers in the Chapel will follow at 2:00 pm. Should family and friends so desire, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated.
LEBLANC, Irene -
On Wednesday March 13, 2002 at the Sunnycrest Nursing Home at the age of 73. Irene beloved wife of Henry. Loving mother to Carol Medeiros and husband Fernando, Margaret, Fred and Terry and his wife Jane. Proud grandmother of Jennifer, Max, Paul, Roxanne, Allison and Lauren. Great grandmother of Bianca. Mrs. Leblanc rested at the W.C. Town Funeral Chapel 110 Dundas Street East Whitby on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. Mass of the Christian burial at the St. John the Evangelist Church 903 Giffard Street Whitby on Friday at 10:30 am. Cremation. In memoriam donations may be made to Alcoholics Anonymous.
McDONALD, Audrey (nee Park) -
Passed away peacefully on March 13, 2002 at Hillsdale Manor, Oshawa. Loving mother of Kathryn and her husband Dan, William and his wife Lorraine. Caring grandmother of Ryan, Gregory, Blaire and Taylor. Also survived by dear brother Walter Park of B.C. Audrey will be lovingly remembered by friends and her family of staff at Hillsdale Manor. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday March 16, 2002 at St. John's Anglican Church (150 Victoria St. E., Whitby) at 11:00 a.m. Cremation arrangements entrusted to The Simple Alternative Funeral Centre, Pickering. Private interment with her parents at Parklawn Cemetery. The family would appreciate Memorial donations to the Hillsdale Manor.
OKE, John Wesley -
At Lakeridge Health, Port Perry on Wednesday March 13, 2002. Beloved husband of Florence (nee Rundle). Dear father of Randy (Sharon), Sherry (Pat), Cindy Oke and Judy & Rod Whiteman. Lovingly remembered by grandchildren Adrienne, Laura Oke and Jessica Whiteman. Our special thanks to the nursing staff at Lakeridge Health, Port Perry and special thanks to Donna Waller, Melissa Marshall and Theresa Jay. A private family service will be held at the Morrish Funeral Chapel 4 Division St. Bowmanville. Cremation with interment of ashes at Hampton Union Cemetery. Donations in John's memory would be graciously accepted to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation.
BOE, Reta Mildred (nee Sleep) -
At the Community Nursing Home in Port Perry, Ontario on Tuesday, March 12, 2002, in her 97th year. Reta Boe, wife of the late Orville. Dear mother of Carl Boe and his wife Patricia, and Faye Scott. Dear grandmother of Brian Boe, David Melhorn-Boe, Janice Dowson, Wayne Dowson, and Jill McEnaney and great grandmother of Matthias Melhorn-Boe, Sean, Daryl, Carly McEnaney and Shelby Dowson. Dear sister of Wilbert Couch and predeceased by her brothers Cecil and Melville and her sisters Florence, Viona and Alma. Reta lived in Seagrave, Bowmanville and Port Perry. She was a long time member of the Beehive Rebekah Lodge in Bowmanville and the first Noble Grand of the Maybelle Rebekah Lodge in Port Perry, having been instrumental with her husband in the founding of this lodge in May of 1948. Friends may call at the Low & Low Funeral Home, 1763 Reach Rd., Port Perry on Sunday, March 17, 2002 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Monday, March 18, 2002 at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at Pine Grove Cemetery, Prince Albert. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Osteoporosis Society of Canada, Seagrave United Church or the Charity of your choice.
CROSBY, Kenneth Roy -
(Captain of the Canadian Armed Forces). Suddenly, at home, on Tuesday, March 12, 2002. Ken Crosby, loving husband of Bernice (Bunny). Beloved father of Douglas (Helen), Debra Annis (Stuart), Sandra Gleim (Robert) and Daniel (Olimpia). Grandpa of Jennifer, Tammy, Susan, Michael, Jonathan, Jesse, Kevin, Danielle and Mary-Grace. Funeral Mass at St. Isaac Jogues Church (1148 Finch Ave., Pickering) on Friday, March 15, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. Cremation. Arrangements entrusted to the McEachnie Funeral Home.
BUKER, Margaret Edith Williams -
March 11th, 1938 - March 11th, 2002. In loving memory of a dear wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and aunt.
To beautiful life comes a sudden end She died as She lived, everyone’s friend. She was always thoughtful, loving and kind. What a glorious memory She left behind. She left so suddenly her thoughts unknown, But She left us memories we are proud to own Treasure her Lord in your garden of rest.
Sadly missed by husband, children, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, nephews and nieces. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel" 847 King St. West (905-721-4234) for visitation on Thursday, March 14th from 10:00 A.M. until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel at 11:00 A.M.
DUGGAN, Dorothy Aileen -
Peacefully after a short illness at Centenary Health Centre, Scarborough on Monday, March 11, 2002. Dorothy Duggan in her 85th year, beloved wife of the late Harold Duggan. Loving mother of Bob and his wife Florence; Sandra and the late Jack Ranger; Gary and his wife Sheila; Darlene and her husband Dennis Thompson; Debbie and her husband Doug Wichert, and her adopted daughter Marie. Nana of 18 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends at the McEachnie Funeral Home, 28 Old Kingston Road, Ajax from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral Prayers will be held in the chapel on Thursday, March 14, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. Interment Pine Hills Cemetery. Should family and friends so desire, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.
DURANT, Hubert James (Jim) -
Suddenly in Oshawa on Monday March 11, 2002. Hubert James (Jim) Durant, in his 58th year. Loving son of Ellen and the late Hubert. Predeceased by his brother Paul. Lovingly remembered by many cousins. Resting at the COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1587 Highway #2, Courtice (905-432-8484) with complete Funeral Service in the Chapel on Saturday March 16 at 11 a.m. The family of Jim will receive friends on Friday from 7-9 p.m. Interment Union Cemetery, Oshawa. In lieu of flowers, Memorial donations to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated.
EMERY, Blanche Vida -
Beloved wife of the late Charles Emery. Passed away on March 11, 2002, in her 89th year, at Versa Care Centre, Uxbridge. Survived by loved ones Dave and Sandra Emery, Bert and Sue Dale, Ed and Glenda Jarrett and grandchildren Teresa, Scott, Greg, Ryan and great-grandchildren Tonya and Joshua. Will be sadly missed by all who knew her. Memorial Service at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge on Friday, March 15th, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
NITSCHKE, Marjorie -
At Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Monday, March 11, 2002 in her 78th year. Marjorie, beloved wife of Rudy. Loved mother of Darla and her husband Garnet Geroux, Michael Shane and his wife Carole, Frank Shane and his wife Susan, Pamela and her husband Rick Snyder. Loved grandmother of many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Bill Kilpatrick, Betty Woodward, Dave Kilpatrick, Gord Kilpatrick, Dorothy Bond, John Kilpatrick, Patsy Thiele and the late Joe Kilpatrick. Friends may call at the Morris Funeral Chapel, 4 Division St., Bowmanville on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service in the Chapel on Thursday at 1p.m. Donations in Marjorie's memory to the Charity of your choice would be gratefully appreciated.
SHARP, Reverend Ronald Arthur -
Major (ret’d) Reverend Ronald Arthur Sharp passed away peacefully after a short battle with cancer on Monday, March 11th, 2OO2. He was born December 8th, 1924 at Pudsey, Yorkshire England, emigrated to Canada and lived in Toronto. Ordained in the Anglican Church of Canada in 1956, he began St. Matthew’s Anglican Church, Oshawa in May 1955 prior to his ordination where he spent his whole ministry until January 1 st, 1987. He was a veteran of WW. II in the Royal Canadian Navy. He began his association with the Ontario Regiment as Chaplain in 1959, later receiving the honour of Chaplain Emeritus. Predeceased by his loving wife, Sylvia Frederica Glozier Jones. Son of the late Nellie and John Alfred Sharp. Lovingly remembered by son Timothy, daughter-in-law Luz and grandson Matthew; daughter Christine, son-in-law Alex and granddaughter Meghan; brother John Edwin Sharp and sister-in-law Vilma. Requiem to be held on Friday, March 22nd, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. in St. George’s Memorial Church, Oshawa (corner of Centre St. and Athol St.). Contributions in lieu of flowers may be made to The Durham Access to Care or St. Elizabeth Health Care. Funeral Arrangements entrusted to OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West, Oshawa (905-721-1234).
WONG, Eulanie -
Peacefully at home, on Monday, March 11, 2002. Eulanie Chan, formerly of Georgetown, Guyana, in her 86th year. Beloved wife of the late David Wong Sr. Loving mother of Norma and her husband Gary Lee, David and his wife Jacqueline, Jerry, Eslyn and her husband Derek Spence, and Barry and his wife Janet. Dear grandmother of Carol, Michelle, Tracy, Andre, Natalie, Gia, Nasha, Kevin, Ryan, Sean, Sabrina, Justin, and Brianna, and great-grandmother of Ethan, Brandon and Nathan. Sister of Noel, Valerie and Hilary. The family will receive friends at the McEachnie Funeral Home, 28 Old Kingston Road, Ajax from 7-9 p.m. Friday. Funeral Mass at St. Isaac Jogues Church (1148 Finch Ave., Pickering) on Saturday, March 16, 2002 at 10 a.m. Interment Highland Memory Gardens. Should family and friends so desire, donations to St. Isaac Jogues Roman Catholic Church would be greatly appreciated.
GAYMAN, Clayton -
Passed on to Glory at Markham-Stouffville Hospital on Sunday, March 10, 2002 in his 93rd year. Clayton, beloved husband of the late Dorothy (nee Chadwick). Dear father of Joan and husband Glenn Grove, Marion and the late Carl Timbers, Helen and husband Roy Lewis, Lloyd and wife Charlotte, Betty and husband Gary Jansen, Joyce and husband Olaf Heilandt, Wayne and wife Kate and Don and wife Karen. Loving grandpa of 25 and great-grandpa of 15. Dear brother of Verda Mortson, brother-in-law of Marjorie Gayman and the late Ben. Friends may call at O'Neill Funeral Home, 6324 Main St., Stouffville (905-642-2855) Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Service from Melville United Church Thursday at 1 p.m. If desired, memorial donations may be made to Markham-Stouffville Hospital or the Melville United Church.
GUEST, Ivor Lawson -
Served in the Second World War as a Private in the R.C.A.S.C. Passed away peacefully with his family and friends at his side at Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry on Sunday, March 10, 2002 in his 81st year. Ivor Guest dearly beloved husband of Ethel Guest of Caesarea. Loving father of Bill (Kim), Paul (Jo-Anne), Dianne (Richard) Trow. Dear grandfather of Danielle, Jennifer, Brooke, Jeremy, Emma, Mark, David, Lindsey, Sarah, and Jordie. Dear brother of Betty Alexander and predeceased by Fred. Friends may call at the Low & Low Funeral Home, 23 Main St. S., Uxbridge on Sunday, March 17, 2002 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. A memorial service to celebrate the life of Ivor Guest will be held in the chapel on Sunday, March 17, 2002 at 1:30 p.m. Memorial donations to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated.
ARSENAULT, Normand C. -
At Lakeridge Health, Oshawa on Sunday March 10, 2002. Normand Arsenault, of Oshawa, will be greatly missed and lovingly remembered by his wife of 52 years Helen (Mundt) Arsenault, his three children Gordon, Joyce Poirier and Caroline McKay, their spouses and his four grandchildren. Predeceased by his daughter Susan. Fondly remembered by his brothers and sister, relatives and friends. Relatives and friends may pay their respects at COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1587 Highway #2, Courtice (905-432-8484) on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. A service will he held in the Chapel on Friday March 15 at 11am. Interment Thornton Cemetery, Oshawa. In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Normand may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
JAMES, Mary -
Peacefully on Sunday, March 10th, 2002 at Ajax-Pickering General Hospital . Mary, in her 68th year, beloved wife of Orville. Loving mother of Jacqueline, Owen and his wife Debbie and Brian and his wife Erika. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Kayla, Ashley, Krystina and Keira. Sadly missed by her brothers John (Jack), Adam and Robert Boyd. Sister-in-law of Gillian Knights, Mary McLean, Patsy Varga and Maureen James. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West, Oshawa (905-721-1234) for visitation on Thursday, March 14th from 2:00 P.M. until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel at 3:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.