GEARY, George Eaton
Peacefully, on Thursday, April 22, 2004 at the Community Nursing Home, in Port Perry, at age 84. George Geary of Port Perry, beloved husband of the late Isabella (nee Bell) and the late Jean (nee Lancaster). Father of Steve and his wife Debbie, Rick and his wife Colleen and Gerry and his wife Karen. Grandfather of Joey, Andrew, Colin, Nicole, Derek and Erin. A Graveside Service for George Geary will be held at the Verulam Cemetery in Bobcaygeon on Saturday, April 24th at 1 p.m. followed by burial beside his first wife Jean. If desired, memorial donations may made by cheque through the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, "McDermott-Panabaker Chapel", 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905 985-2171) to the Charity of your choice.
After a lengthy illness at Lakeridge Health - Oshawa on Thursday, April 22nd, 2004, at the age of 66 years. Dear and loving wife of Joe of 45 years. Caring mother of Evan and his wife Christine, Deborah and her husband Reg Eldridge and Glenn Gordon and his partner Fiona Byrne. Ruby is lovingly remembered by her 12 grandchildren and her best friends Marion and Andrew Shirra. Ruby will be sadly missed by her extended family and friends. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of the Oncology Dept. 6F for all of their care and compassion. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE ''Thornton Chapel'', 847 King St. West, Oshawa (905-721-1234) on Saturday, April 24th from 7-9 p.m. and on Sunday, April 25th from 2-4 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at ST. ANDREW'S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (209 Cochrane St., Whitby) on Monday, April 26th at 11:00 a.m. Memorial donations to Lakeridge Health - Oshawa Oncology Dept. 6F would be appreciated.
(32 year employee of Sklar Peppler) Peacefully with his family by his side at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Thursday, April 22nd, 2004 in his 70th year. Charlie, beloved husband of Maria Grech. Loving father of Marion Carcich (Claude), Theresa Crumb (John), Sylvia Dillion (Jack), Tanya Mulder (Jan) Catherine Luke (Fred). Dear grandfather of Monica, Jennifer, J.C., Erin, Melissa, Joshua, Amber, Mitchell, Jessica and Jacob. Loved brother of Victor, Twanny, Eddie and Mary. Funeral Mass at ST. JOSEPH'S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 127 Liberty Street S, Bowmanville on Monday, April 26th at 1p.m. In lieu of flowers donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
HEADLAND, Lloyd Alfred
(Retired Employee of Texaco (Esso) in 1981 after 36 years of service)
On Thursday, April 22nd, 2004 at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa. In his 89th year. Beloved husband of Elizabeth (Betty). Dear father of Susan and her husband Gary Rogerson of Calgary, Alberta, Carl and his wife Fay of Calgary, Alberta and Neil of Seattle, Washington. Grandfather of Matthew Rogerson of Petawawa. Brother of the late Con Headland and his wife Greta. Uncle of Douglas Headland and his wife Sandy and family. He will be sadly missed by Marg and Harold Sutherland and their family of Burlington and sister-in-law Isabel Sutherland and family of Burlington. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Sunday, April 25th from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 P.M. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, April 26th at 1:00 P.M. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Charity of Your Choice would be appreciated.
JEZEGOU, Sheila Marie
Passed away peacefully at Kingston General Hospital on Thursday April 22, 2004. Sheila Jezegou at the age of 32. Lovingly remembered by her parents Bill & Della. Dear sister of Cindy, Marsha, and Diane (Joey) Noordman. Sheila will be sadly missed by her nieces Ashley, Victoria and Sara, and by her nephew Ryan. Resting at THE ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East Oshawa, with Mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church on Monday April 26, 2004 at 11 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Prayers will be held at the funeral home on Sunday at 7 p.m. Memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Visitation Sunday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.
WELLS, Charles J.
Peacefully at his residence on Thursday, April 22, 2004 just after his 76th birthday. Charles, loving companion of Eva. Dear father of Alan and his wife Elaine and Martin and his wife Krista. Loved grandfather of Ashley and Taylor. Friends may call at the Morris Funreral Chapel on Monday, April 26th from 10 a.m. until service time. Funeral service complete in our chapel on Monday April 26th at 11 a.m. Cremation.
Passed away peacefully on Thursday April 22, 2004 at the Port Perry Community Hospital, in her 73rd year. Beloved wife of the late Grant S. Williams. Loving mother of Sheila (Jim) Sexton, Shelley (Barry) Smith, Kevin (Cheryl), Joseph (Patsy) and Gregg (Holly-Lee). Proud grandmother of Ryan, Savannah, Shaylin, Sarah and Erin. Great grandmother of Mikayla. Sadly missed by her sister Lynda (Jim) Moorcraft. Pre-deceased by her parents Dick and Doris Cameron and her sister Kathleen. Funeral service held on Monday April 26, 2004 at 1 p.m. Interment at Zion United Church Cemetery, Mitchell's Corners. In Jean's memory, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Humane Society.
WOLOWICH, Robert Frank
Suddenly, after a brief illness, he passed away peacefully in his sleep at home, on Thursday, April 22, 2004, approaching his 65th birthday. He is survived by his children Curtis and wife Nancy, Steve and wife Lisa, Kerry and husband Darryl Brockie, and their mother Janice Hunt, his grandchildren Kayla, Makenna, Carly, Jesse, and Jamie-Lynn, his brother Jack and wife Marsha and his nephews Greg and Dan. Relatives and friends will be received at the McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Wednesday, April 28, 2004 from 10 a.m.. until the time of memorial service at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
Suddenly at her home in Brooklin on Wednesday, April 21st, 2004 at the age of 79. Beloved wife of Wren Blair. Dear mother of Danny Blair and his wife Libby and Jill Krahule and her husband Peter. Loving Grammy of Ryan, Brandon, Laura and Jennifer. Sister of Doug, Gerald, Lois, Beryl and the late Jean and Bev. Daughter of the late Jack and Edna Pearce. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Sunday, April 25th from 2 – 4 P.M. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, April 26th at 11:00 A.M. Memorial Donations to the Juvenile Diabetes Association would be appreciated.
CONNELLY, Francis Edward
Died peacefully at his home in his 87th year after a brave and courageous fight with his ailing health, on Wednesday, April 21st, 2004. Our beloved was surrounded by his family on this day and will always be deeply missed and remain in our thoughts and prayers. Loving husband of Mildred (nee Greenan) of 50 years. Sadly missed by his children Glenn and Regina Annis, Wayne, Brenda and cherished Papa of Melissa and Ashley. Predeceased by brothers and sisters; Leo, Carl, Margaret, Helen, John and Gus. He will be lovingly remembered by wonderful nieces, nephews and family friends. A special thanks is owed to Dr. Szendrey, Jan Chevrier and Mary Beth Chamberlain for the loving care they provided. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE "Thornton Chapel" 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Sunday, April 25th from 2 - 5 and 7-9 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at HOLY FAMILY CATHOLIC CHURCH (91 Ribblesdale Dr., Whitby) on Monday, April 26th at 10:00 A.M. followed by Interment at Resurrection Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the Lung Association or the Lupus Foundation would be appreciated.
GARDINER, Annette (nee Anastasia Stefaniuk)
(Past Figure Skating Teaching Professional at the Granite Club, Double Rink Arenas and the Pickering Skating Club). Annette went peacefully into the arms of the Lord on Wednesday, April 21, 2004 at the age of 75. Annette left this earth to join her husband and soul mate Fred Gardiner, and her dear brothers John and Nick Stefaniuk and her parents Katherine and Matthew Stefaniuk. Annette had a remarkable life, she was a woman who was never selfish and cared deeply for her family and friends. She has left a void in our hearts that we hope to fill with her mewories and wisdom. Annette will never be far away from those she loved and cherished, her son Kevin and his wife Anne, Jim and his wife Marilyn, and her daughter Diane Gale and her partner Ron Pilkey. Annette's greatest pride and deepest joy were her grandchildren, Daniel Gardiner and his fiancee Michelle Desormeaux, Rebecca Gardiner, Ryan Gale, Jeremy, Marsha, Marissa and Jonathan Gardiner. Annette was called ''Nana'' by them, and when they called her ''Nana'', it was such an expression of the gentle and unconditional love that they felt for her. Annette will be missed by her brother Bill Stefaniuk, and sisters Mary Liskowich, Anne Nelder and many nieces and nephews and especially her younger sister Elsie Stephanie who has been very loving, caring and supportive of Annette and our family and we are eternally grateful. Family and friends may call at the Accettone Funeral Home, on Friday, April 23, 2004 from 6-9 p.m. and Saturday, April 24 from 10 a.m. until the time of service in the chapel at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
ROSE, James Robert (Jim)
Suddenly in Oshawa on Wednesday, April 21st, 2004. James Rose, in his 45th year. Beloved husband of Joanne (nee Bojda). Dear father of Amanda and Amy. Loving son of Bob and Olive Rose, and grandson of Bert and Carmella Rose. Dear brother of Steve (Julie Anne), Doug (Sally) and Gwen. Loving son-in-law of Christa Bojda and the late Joseph Bojda. Dear brother-in-law of Ronnie Bojda (Marie), Janet Grant (Jim), Stephen Bojda (Anne) and Catherine Chilton (Bill). Lovingly remembered by his many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE "Thornton Chapel" 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Sunday, April 25th from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, April 26th at 3:00 P.M. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
SCRIVER, Joyce Eileen
Passed on to be with her Lord and Saviour on Wednesday, April 21, 2004 at the Soldiers' Memorial Hospital, in Orillia, at age 74. Joyce (nee Logeman), beloved wife of Don Scriver (formerly of Port Perry and Consecon). Loving mother of Jennifer and her husband Steve Krajcik of Fanny Bay, BC, Ruth and her husband Rob Broom of Orillia, and Ernie Scriver and his wife Shelly of Port Perry. Loved grandmother of Matthew, Julie, Aron, Brittany and Thomas. Survived by her sisters Joan, Bonnie, Pat, Elaine and Nancy and her brother Bill. The family of Joyce Scriver will receive friends at the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, "McDermott-Panabaker Chapel", 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905 985-2171) on Sunday, April 25th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Service to celebrate her life will be held in the Port Perry Baptist Church on Monday, April 26th at 2:30 p.m. Interment Pine Grove Cemetery, Prince Albert. If desired, memorial donations may made by cheque to the Canadian Cancer Society.
NICOLSON, John ''Peter''
Former band member RCL Br. 66; former Pipe Major of Toronto Service Battalion; W.W. II Veteran who served overseas in the British Navy. Following a stroke, passed away on April 20, 2004, at Rouge Valley Health System, Ajax, at the age of 76. Beloved husband of the late Valerie (nee Begg). Proud father of son Peter, daughter Laura and son-in-law Terry Cook. Loving grandfather to Laurie, Ryan, Ashley and Claire. Remembered fondly by other special family members, Debbie, Michael, Jennifer, Ola and Lana. Fondly remembered by his dogs Chloe and Jabba. Predeceased by sister Wendy, and survived by her family. A Memorial Service will be held at the McEachnie Funeral Home on Saturday, April 24, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. A memorial visitation will be held from 10 - 11 a.m. prior to the service. Reception to follow.
CHRISTY, Catherine "Betty"
On Monday April 19, 2004 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, in her 91st year. Beloved wife of the late Bob Christy. Catherine will be missed by her daughter and son-in-law Ruth and Morrie Patchen, her beloved grandson Morgan, and her brother Fred McDonough. Predeceased by her brothers Bill and Sonny and by her sisters Ada and Bess. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa with Funeral Service in the Chapel on Friday April 23, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. Interment Union Cemetery. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Visitation 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday.
At Extendicare Nursing Home on Monday April 19, 2004, Muriel (nee Branton) in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late Stanley Cook. Loving mother of Carol and her husband Robert Wood and Joanne and her husband Larry Buckley. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren, Christine (Liam Langton), Jeffrey (Jill Wright), Nicholas and Renee and by her great grandchildren, Emily, Andrew, Jakob, Jessica and Joshua. Dear sister of Evelyn Slyfield and the late Orville Branton. A special thank you to the caring staff of Unit 1 at Extendicare and to Gladys Love whose thoughtfulness and kindness made it possible for Muriel to remain in her home until recently. Resting at THE ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East Oshawa, with funeral service in the Chapel on Friday April 23 at 1 p.m. Cremation Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Visitation Thursday from 7-9 p.m.
Peacefully at home surrounded by his family on April 19, 2004 in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Nelly. Loving father of Henrietta and her husband Dave Johnston, Bill and his wife Catherine, Betty and her husband Edward Gordon, David and his wife Judy Vossen and Mary-Ann and her husband Nathan Hobson. Proud Opa of Mike, Jeff, Tim, Lindsay, Lisa, Amy, Brendan, Jamie, Laura, Joe, Stephanie, Kyle, Blair, James and Grace. Survived by his sisters Kate VanDyk, Dora Huinink, Drika Hammerstad, Jo Verberk, Lies Verhoeven and Martha VandenHoven. Predeceased by his brothers Louie, Bill, Harry and sisters Bertha and Dina. Mass of the Christian burial at St. John the Evangelist Church 903 Giffard Street, Whitby on Saturday April 24, 2004 at 10:30 am. Cremation. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Lakeridge Health Oshawa Palliative Care.
Peacefully on Monday, April 19th, 2004 at ThorntonView Nursing Home. In his 76th year. Beloved husband of Albertine. Loving father of Lisa and Wilson Abbott and Linda Brumbill. Dear Grandfather of Brandon Abbott, Megan and Olivia Brumbill. Brother of Roy Leblanc of Middle Sackville, New Brunswick, Joe Leblanc of Barrie, Ontario, Louise Dobson of Middle Sackville, New Brunswick, Margaret Richardson of Calgary, Alberta, Jean Parish of Oshawa and Sandra Dawson of Nestleton, Ontario. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Wednesday, April 21st from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 P.M. Complete Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, April 22nd at 1:00 P.M. Memorial Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
BURLEY, Ronald P.
(Veteran – RCAF Flight Sargeant 6BR Coal Harbour, BC; Co-owner of Burley Bus Lines, 1949-58; Member of Newcastle Seniors, Newcastle Bowling League, and Newcastle United Church). Peacefully on Sunday, April 18, 2004, at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville in his 86th year. Devoted husband of the late Margaret Jane (nee Denault). Much loved father of Bruce of Port Hope, and Bob and Dawn of Brooklin. Dear father-in-law of Anita. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Steven, Adam, Michael, Allison, and great-grandchildren Alexandra and Riley. Loving brother of Mary Vinkle, Keith Burley, and Florence McEwen. Predeceased by daughter-in-law Judy, grandson Scott, and brothers and sister Jack, Harold, and Audrey. Ron’s gentle sense of humour will be greatly missed by his friends in the morning coffee group. Friends may call at the NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 386 Mill St. S. (just north of 401 at the lights) on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service in the chapel of the funeral home on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. Interment Lakeview Cemetery, Newtonville. Donations in Ron’s memory to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated by his family.
CLARKE, Wilbert Charles
(25 year employee of Duplate; avid golfer, bowler and gardener). The Lord called his loving servant Wilbert home on Sunday, April 18, 2004 from Lakeridge Health Corp., Oshawa. Wilbert was born December 31, 1913 in Cobourg. Beloved husband of Ruth for 56 years. Devoted father of Wayne and his wife Debbie of Bowmanville and Ralph and his wife Michelle of Ottawa. Dear Grandpa to Benjamin and Alexandra. Brother of Florence Kalyn of Saskatoon, Clifford and his wife Jean, Mina and her husband Fred, all of Cobourg and the late Arthur and Alleda Hill. Relatives and friends will be received at McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A service will be held in the chapel on Thursday, April 22, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens, Whitby. Donations made in memory of Wilbert to the Canadian Bible Society, Durham Access to Care or a Charity of choice would be appreciated.
HENRY, David Eric
(Avid golfer; 3 times Champion of the Oshawa Golf Club and Champion of Ayren Links Golf Club). It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of David Eric Henry at 73 years of age, peacefully, at St. Michael's Hospital, after a struggle following heart surgery on Sunday, April 18, 2004. Beloved husband of 52 years of marriage to Edith Henry (nee Allen). Predeceased by his father Eric Randolph Henry and mother Babs Henry. Sadly missed by his sister Louise Whale and her husband Bev, his niece Karen, husband Steve and nephews Christopher and Robin. Lovingly remembered by his son David Eric Jr., his wife Sheila and grandchildren David Eric III and Meredith Joy; son (Ted) Edwin Allen, wife Mary-Lou and grandchildren Steven Louis, Kelly Marie and Gregory Thomas; son (Randy) George Randolph and grandchild Amanda Lee; son (Danny) Daniel Quentin, wife Fereshteh and grandchildren Daniel David and Melody Layla. Relatives and friends will be received at the McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A service will be held at ST. GEORGE'S MEMORIAL ANGLICAN CHURCH, 51 Centre St. S., Oshawa on Friday, April 23, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or St. Michael's Hospital Foundation, CV-ICU.
WARD, Virgie Pearl
Suddenly, at Lakeridge Health Corp. Oshawa on Sunday, April 18, 2004, in her 85th year. Beloved wife of Norm. Cherished mother of Janet and her husband Charles O'Neil of Haliburton. Devoted grandma to Eliza O'Neil of Toronto, Scott O'Neil and his wife Jannine of Australia, and great-grandma to Gabrielle. Predeceased by her sister Ethel Ward and brother Dale Trotter. A private family service will be held on Tuesday. A reception in Virgie's honour will be held at the OSHAWA CURLING CLUB, 226 Bond St., Oshawa, from 3-5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 20, 2004. Donations may be made to The Canadian Cancer Society or Charity of choice, through McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558).
CARSON, Glen Alexander Thomas
(President of Oshawa Collision Centre). Suddenly, on Saturday, April 17, 2004, at the age of 52. Glen was a good husband, a great father, and a terrific friend. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Betty, his children Bill and his wife Kristie, Jennifer and her husband Sean, and Rob and his wife Sarah; grandchildren, Baylie, Madison, Victoria and Carson. He will also be missed by his Aunt Marnie and Harry, mother-in-law Kay Loney, sister, brothers, sisters and brothers-in-law, serveral cousins, nieces, nephews and many friends. Predeceased by his parents Chrissie and Bob Carson and father-in-law Byron Loney. Relatives and friends will be received at the McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558), on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday, april 21, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. Interment Thornton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make a charitable donation in Glen's memory to St. Michael's Cardiaology Departmnet or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.