1929 - 2004. With great sadness we speak for our beloved Mother, Babcia, Great Babcia, and friend, Helena Ustupski, announcing her sudden passing on Mother's Day, May 9, 2004. Helena was born in Suche, Poland on June 15, 1929, and as a child growing up during WW11, Helena was highly dedicated to helping others survive hardship. Upon arrival to Canada, Helena continued to set the example of care and compassion for her family and many friends. Helena was preceded in death by her husband Franciszek, and surviving her are: her four children; Walter (Halina) Ustupski, Marysia (Waldemar) Hausz, Ludwika (Czeslaw) Regiec, and Frank (Marysia) Ustupski; eleven grandchildren; Robert Hausz, Artur (Lisa) Hausz, Zbyszek (Elizabeth) Regiec, Jolanta (Andrzej) Kubiczek, Mirek (Barbara) Regiec, Diane (James) Dranski, Cathy Ustupski, Halina Ustupski, Margaret Ustupski, Sylwia Ustupski, and Andrew Ustupski; and five great-grandchildren; Artur Kubiczek, Michal Hausz, Nikita Hausz, Michal Regiec, and Christopher Dranski. The family wishes to thank everyone involved for their support, and will greet friends and relatives at ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME on Sunday, May 16, 2004 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and for Rosary Prayer at 7 p.m. Memorial Services begin at 10 a.m. Monday, May 17, 2004 at St. Hedwig's Catholic Church in Oshawa. Those wishing to offer a memorial donation may wish to consider the Arthritis Society of Canada.
BRADLEY, Wayne Allan
Peacefully, in his sleep, at St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, on Saturday, May 8, 2004, in his 65th year. Predeceased by his father Orville, his mother Edna, grandfather Sid and grandmother Elsie. Remembered by his special friend and cousin, Bob and his wife Joan Henry, Mr. and Mrs. Sebert Henry and his friends in Port Perry. A private family memorial service to be held with interment of cremated remains at Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Donations to a Charity of your choice may be made through McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558).
EGAN, Ronald Allan
At his home on Saturday May 8th, 2004 in his 51st year. Dearly loved son of the late Stephen and Betty Egan. Loved brother of Rob and his wife Wanda. Fondly remembered by nieces and nephews. Visitation at MEMORIAL CHAPEL BROOKLIN LTD., 79 Baldwin Street, Brooklin Village, on Wednesday May 12th from 6 - 9 p.m. Then to Brooklin United Church (Thursday) where visitation will continue from 1:00 p.m. until time of service in the church to follow at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at GROVESIDE Cemetery, Brooklin.
HAWCO, Janet (nee Mallany)
It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Janet Hawco on May 8th, 2004, in her 62nd year at home after a courageous battle with cancer. She will be lovingly remembered by her daughters, Heather Hawco-Gray and Jennifer Doherty, and sons-in-law, Dave and Chris. Forever remembered by the ''lights of her life'', her grandchildren McAulay and Keeley. Cherished by her best friend Lil and dear friend Barb. Loved by brother Peter, wife Joyce and nieces Dana, Darcy and Darlene. A generous, dedicated, loving mother and grandmother she will be sadly missed by her family. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the friends and family who have surrounded them throughout this very difficult time. A special thank you to Dr. Dixon, Dr. Tanious, Durham Access to Care and the wonderful nurses at CarePartners. The world is a better place because of all of you. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Bernadette's Church (21 Bayly Street East) on Wednesday at 11 a.m. As an expression of sympathy, donations in Janet's memory may be made to Hearth Place Cancer Support Centre at 86 Colborne St. West, Oshawa, Ontario L1C 1L7.
LOCKHART, Christopher Charles 'Chris'
(Member of the Fenelon Falls Lions Club; Former member of the Ontario Regiment) Died suddenly, at Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay, on Saturday, May 8, 2004. Chris, in his 43rd year. Dearly beloved husband of Laurie Jane Bolton. Loving father of Jordan, Kalleigh and Ian. Beloved son of Arnold and the late Joan and stepmother Phyllis. Dear brother of Ken and wife Debbie and Shelly Purdon. Son-in-law of the late Eugene and Eileen Bolton. Fondly remembered by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Relatives and friends will be received at the McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, May 15, 2004 at 3:00 p.m. Interment Thornton Cemetery. Donations made in memory of Chris to the Lions Clubs Camp Kirk Foundation or Multiple Sclerosis Society would be appreciated.
MOSIER, Richard Lloyd
(Retired, 41 year employee of General Motors) Peacefully at Toronto General Hospital on Saturday May 8th, 2004. Rick in his 60th year. Beloved husband of Valerie (nee Blackler). Loving father of Shelley and her husband Mark Linkie and Lori and her husband Todd Bowers. Devoted Papa of Jesse, Jordan and Zachary. Son of Margaret Elaine and the late Albert Mosier. Dear brother of John (Jackie) and Patti (Gary Phayre). Predeceased by his brother Douglas. Number One son-in-law of the late Pauline Blackler. Rick will be sadly missed by all of his friends and family. Special thanks to staff of the 7th floor (Lung Transplant) at Toronto General Hospital. Friends may call OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Monday May 10th, 2004 from 7-9 P.M. Funeral service in the Chapel on Tuesday May 11th at 11:00 A.M. Cremation. Donations to the Lung Association, Lung Civitan Club would be appreciated.
O'NEIL, Robert Charles (Bob)
(Member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 43)(Charter member of the Moose Lodge Branch 2132 since 1975) Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday May 8, 2004. Bob in his 71st year. Dearly beloved husband of Carol (Morin). Loving father of Juanita and her husband Ronald McInroy, Charlotte and her husband Peter Sabo, Fred and his wife Janice, Donald, Roberta and her husband John Morrison. Loving stepfather of Larry, Ron & Steven Morin. Fondly remembered by 14 grandchildren and 1 great grandson. He leaves behind his sisters Patricia Brockman of Courtice, Verna and her husband Eugene Buckingham from Oshawa and Betty and her husband Mahlon Kinney of New Brunswick and brother John O'Neil and wife Agnes of Calgary, Alberta and many neices and nephews. He will also be missed by many, many lifelong friends. Predeceased by his first wife Janis (Acton), brothers Tommy and Gerald. Friends and family paid their respects through visitation on Tuesday at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE "Thornton Chapel" 847 King St. West. Funeral service was held on Wednesday, May 12 at 1 p.m. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Charity of your choice would be appreciated.
SKELDING, Elizabeth Agnes (nee Arch)
Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Saturday, May 8, 2004, in her 98th year. Beloved wife of the late George Skelding. Loving mother of William (Bill) and Mary Skelding, George and Joan Skelding, and Jack and Nancy Skelding. Dear grandmother of Betty and Frank Stapleton, Linda and Tony Vaicius, George and Cindy Skelding, Joanne and Garry Godin, Jackie and Rob Snow, and Karen Skelding. Great-grandmother to Tricia and Orlando Hyatt, Tara McDonald, Steve Stapleton, Allison Vaicius, Vanessa Vaicius, Alicia Skelding, Amanda Skelding, Rachel Skelding, Jennifer Godin, Justine Godin, Jeremy Snow, Amie Snow, Emma Snow, and great-great-grandmother of Clayton McDonald, Damane Hyatt, Trey Hyatt and Max Stapleton. Friends may call at the NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 386 Mill St. S. (just north of 401 at the lights) on Monday, May 10, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will be held in St. GEORGE’S ANGLICAN CHURCH, Newcastle, on Tuesday, May 11, at 2:00 p.m. Interment Orono Cemetery. In Elizabeth’s memory, donations to St. George’s Anglican Church Link Fund or Bowmanville Memrorial Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated by her family.
TATTERSALL, Doris Amy
Peacefully, surrounded by her family, at Lakeridge Health Corp. Oshawa on Saturday, May 8, 2004, in her 83rd year. Wife of the late Gordon. Beloved mother of Evelyn Lloyd and her husband Edward, Susan Royal and her husband Robert, Lois Tilling and her friend Lorne Simeson, Dorothy-Anne Tattersall and her friend Steve Dunn, Gordon Tattersall and his wife Susan and Paul Tattersall. Gramma to Shawne and her husband Wayne, Eddie and his wife Becky, Chuck, Haley, Rachel and her husband Wallace, Joey and his wife Vicki, Ashley, Joanna and Wesley and great-gramma to Megan, Gregory, Samantha, Tristan, Quinn, Swayde, Robyn, Lincoln and Jayden. Beloved sister of Fred Taylor and his wife Joyce, Evelyn Brant and John Taylor. Predeceased by her parents George and Mary Jane Taylor; her brothers 'King', Percy, 'Dyne' and Harry Taylor; her sisters, Anne Ferguson and Olive MacFarlane; her son-in-law, Kenneth Tilling and granddaughter Mary. A graveside service will be held at Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens, Whitby on Thursday, May 13, 2004 at 3:00 p.m. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or a Charity of choice may be made through McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558).
Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Whitby on Saturday, May 8th 2004. Mary in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Louis Zuly Sr. Loving mother of Louis Zuly Jr. and Stan Zuly and his wife Sheryl. Dear grandma of Marci and her husband Craig Laird. Friends may call OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Wednesday, May 12th from 1-3 P.M. with the Funeral Service in the Chapel at 3:00 P.M. Cremation. Donations, in Mary’s memory, may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Kidney Foundation.
At Sunnycrest Nursing Home, Whitby, on. Saturday January 17, 2004, Marjorie, in her 86th year. Beloved wife of the late Emerson Vance. Dear mother of Deanna and husband William Anderson of Lindsay and Kenneth and wife Donna of Oshawa. Fondly remembered by her grandchildren, David Anderson, Lisa Stephens and Michael Vance and great-granddaughter, Madison. Survived by her sister-in-law Elma Neuman (Flewell) of Oshawa. Marjorie was very active with the Oshawa Seniors and was a founding member of the Oshawa Genealogy Society and former employee of the T. Eaton Co. and Bell Telephone Co. Private family arrangements entrusted to McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME LTD., (905-433-5558). Graveside service will be held at Uxbridge Cemetery, Uxbridge on Wednesday, May 12, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. Donations made in memory of Marjorie to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
KNOCKER, Cecil Robert "Cec"
After a long and courageous battle against cancer at Lakeridge Health Corporation, Bowmanville on Friday May 7, 2004. Cec, beloved husband of Bev. Dear father of Roxanne Savoie and her husband Dominic Zavaglia, Debbie and her husband Derek Simpson, Terry and her husband Danny Lavoie and grandfather of Justin, Christopher, Tyea, Phillip, Ashley, Nathan, Johnathan and Jordan. Predeceased by parents Richard and Ruth Knocker. Dear brother of Fred and his wife June Boyden, Betty and her husband Mal Fraser, Mal and his wife Judi Knocker, Rick and his wife Shellie Knocker and predeceased by Douglas. Remembered by many nieces, nephews, friends and animals. Relatives and friends may pay their respects at McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME, 152 King Street East, Oshawa on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A complete service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday May 12, 2004 at 3:00 p.m. Cremation. Donations in memory of Cec to Canadian Cancer Society or Lakeridge Health Bowmanville Palliative Care would be appreciated by the family.
BELL, Michele (nee Pasowisty)
Peacefully and eloquently at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener on Thursday May 6th, 2004, at the age of 45, after a brave and courageous battle with cancer. Michele was predeceased by her mother Frances, her father Victor and her step-mother Lorraine. Loving sister and friend to Debra Low, Kevin and his wife Vicki, Michael and his wife Vicky, Jamie, and Lisa and her husband Derrick. Most special aunt to 11 nieces and nephews. Fondly remembered by her family and friends. Resting at the COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1587 Highway #2, Courtice 905-432-8484 (4th set of lights east of Townline) with Mass of Christian Burial at St. Therese Roman Catholic Church, Courtice on Tuesday May 11th at 11 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. The family of Michele will receive friends on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations to the Grand River Regional Cancer Centre, Kitchener or the Durham Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated.
Peacefully passed away, on Thursday May 6, 2004, at the Community Care Nursing Home, in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late James Nevin. Loving mother of Charles and his wife Marie, and the late Cora Ann. Cherished grandmother of Lee, Ashlyn, Tamara, and the late Drew, and great grandmother of Andy, Crystal, J.R. and Dawn. Sister of Joan and Eileen. Funeral Service was held on Monday May 10, 2004. In lieu of flowers, donations to a Charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.
Formerly of Oshawa and Whitby, passed away quietly to meet the Risen Lord at her residence, Cospicua Home in Malta on Thursday May 6. Predeceased by her husband Paul and son Saviour. She leaves to mourn her children, Mary, Josie, Art, Joe and John all residing in Canada, and Rosie who resides in Malta, and their respective spouses. Also left to mourn her loss are her nineteen grandchilren as well as many great grandchildren. A funeral mass of Christian burial is being held in Malta on Friday May 14 followed by interment at Zabbar Cemetery. If desired, donations to a Charity of your choice in Annie's memory will be appreciated by the family.
HARRISON, John James
At Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Thursday May 6, 2004. John Harrison in his 94th year. Dearly beloved husband of the late Bernice Adrian, and Elizabeth. Dear father of June Phippen & her husband Jim of Courtice, and the late John Edwin Harrison. Loving stepfather of Nina Lewicki & her husband Guy, Keith Poole & his wife Anne, Kevan Poole, Jean Whiffin and Leslie Poole all of Oshawa. Special grampa to Debbie Bull. Fondly remembered by 12 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East Oshawa, with Mass of Christian Burial in St. Philip the Apostle Church, 1314 Oxford Street Oshawa, on Saturday May 8, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery, Whitby. Memorial donations to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated. Visitation commencing Friday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.
(Long time employee of Region of Durham – Fairview Lodge). Peacefully at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa on Thursday, May 6th, 2004 at the age of 85. Beloved husband of Maria for 56 years. Dear father of Anna and her husband Joe Maciocia and Teresa and her husband Fiorenzo Chiarello. Loving Grandpa of Tina and Paul Barrow, Enzo, Tony, Jennifer, Julian, Rocco and Great Grandpa of Brendan Barrow. Brother-in-law of Alessandro and Carmela Marano, Gino and Lina Marano and Teresa Africa. Antonio will be lovingly remembered by his extended family and friends. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Saturday, May 8th from 7 – 9 P.M. and Sunday, May 9th from 6 – 9 P.M. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, May 10th at 11:00 A.M. Entombment Thornton Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Charity of Your Choice would be appreciated.
At Lakeridge Manor in Beaverton, on Thursday May 6th, 2004. Michael in his 77th year. Beloved husband of Lillian. Loving father of Louis and Christopher. Dear brother of David. Michael will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by many friends. Rested at COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1587 Highway #2, Courtice, 905-432-8484 (4th set of lights east of Townline Rd., Oshawa). Cremation at Thornton Crematorium. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations to the Alzheimer Society of Ontario would be greatly appreciated. His passing will leave a gap in our lives.
SANDERSON, Bernice Edith
Peacefully on Thursday, May 6th, 2004 at Hillsdale Estates ''Honey Harbour Suite'', in her 95th year. Beloved wife of the late Edward . Loving mother of Barbara and her husband the late Gerald Croft, Norma and her husband Gord Dobson and John and his wife Jane. Dear Nana of Sandy and Steve Grenning, Cathy Hicks and Steven Smith, Penny and Barry Gordon, Michele and Mike Tetroe, David and Linda Dobson, Sheron Metcalfe, Linda and Ed Ross, Tom, Barbie and Laura. Big Nana of Jeff and Darcy, Julie, Lisa and Corey, Candace and Wes, Dan, Lindsay, Krista and John, Brendan, Kevin, Russel, Colleen, Andrea, Graham, Megan and David and great great Nana of Jacob, Olivia and Madysen. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE ''Thornton Chapel'', 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Tuesday, May 11th from 2:00 p.m. until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel at 3:00 p.m. Memorial donations to the Canadian Hearing Society would be appreciated.
ELLIS, Rosina (Rose) Carey
Passed away peacefully at Hillsdale Estates on Wednesday May 5, 2004 in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Reginald Ellis (1971). Dear mother of Shirley (Jerry) Hill, Barbara (Doug) Chapman, Harold (June) Ellis, Margaret (Gary) Henderson, Robert (Diane) Ellis. Dear Gramma of Sandra (Roger) Pitre, Larry (Anne) Hill, Shelley (Kevin) Hill, Ken (Cathy) Chapman, Dianne (Roger) Simpson, Gloria (Mark) Wilkins, Reg (Anna) Chapman, Jeff (Sharon) Ellis, Jennifer (Sean) Jones, Gord (Randie) Henderson, Gary (Tanya) Henderson, Sue (Billie) Henderson, Matthew (Sonya) Ellis, Catherine (Matt) Luke. 25 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandsons. Rosina was born and raised in Oshawa on March 16, 1913. Daughter of the late Theodore and Mary Carey. Predeceased by sisters Muriel Guy and Lillian Stapley and brothers Theodore, Raymond, Albert and Fred Carey. Survived by sisters-in-law Jen and Edith Carey and many nieces and nephews. Rosina was very active in volunteer work and a member of the C.A.W. Family Auxiliary 27 for over 50 years, also, the Canadian Legion Ladies Auxiliary and Centennial Albert United Church. One of the founders of Storie Park, Past President OCCNA, member of Glen Stewart Park, Monday afternoon group at Knox Presbyterian Church, an avid bowler until she was 80 years old. Reg and Rose were the first couple married in Cedardale United Church April 25, 1931. In lieu of flowers donations to the Alzheimers Society, Centennial Albert United Church Memorial Fund or Charity of your choice would be appreciated. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King St. E., Oshawa with funeral service in the chapel on Saturday May 8 at 11:00 a.m. Interment at Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation on Friday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.