YAWORSKI, Caroline Anne
Suddenly on Sunday, January 9th, 2005 at Toronto East General Hospital. Former Director of Toronto Children's Aid Society, Former Executive Director of AIDS Toronto, and currently Executive Director of Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario. Beloved daughter of Tony and Sophie Yaworski. Loved sister of Ray and his wife Su Yaworski, Janice Yaworski and her husband Ron Jourdain and Tim and his wife Kipley Yaworski. Caroline will be sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews. Caroline will be fondly remembered by many, many friends and business associates. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Courtice Funeral Chapel, 1587 Highway 2, Courtice (905-432-8484). In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Salvation Army would be appreciated.
DERRY, Teresa D.
(Waitress for 17 years at Momma’s Restaurant, Oshawa and recently at the Massey House Restaurant in Newcastle) Peacefully after a short battle with cancer on Saturday, January 8th, 2005. Loving spouse of Richard Couperus. Cherished Mom of James, John, Stephen, Kyle and Jessi and a dear Nanny to all of her grandchildren. Teresa is survived by her sisters Linda and Wanda and brothers Steve, Bruce and Tim. She will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Friends may call at NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 386 Mill St. S. (just north of the 401 at the lights) for visitation on from noon until time of memorial service in the chapel at 1P.M. Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
Peacefully, at home, on Saturday, January 8, 2005, Elisabeth Marth, at the age of 67. Beloved wife of the late John Marth. Loving mother of John and his wife Karen, and Erwin. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Amy, Stephanie, and Tyler. Godmother and aunt to Rita. Resting at the Courtice Funeral Chapel, 1587 Highway 2, Courtice (905-432-8484), with Mass of Christian Burial at St. Therese Roman Catholic Church, Courtice, on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 at 11 a.m. The family of Elisabeth will receive friends Sunday, January 9th, from 7-9 p.m. and Monday, January 10th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
Aged 91 years. Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Saturday January 8th 2005. Beloved wife of the late Wallace Robinson. Loving mother of Bonnie & her husband Neil Atkinson, Gordon & his partner Dianne Jean, and the late Carol Robinson. Cherished mother-in-law of Pam Robinson. Dear grandmother to Christina, Carolyn, Erica, Sarah, Mark & great-grandson Joshua. Survived by her sister-in-law Helen Achomba of Oakville, ON. Funeral Service will be held in Fredericton N.B. Donations in Hilda s memory may be made to The War Amps of Canada.
TAGGART, Doreen (nee Rich)
Peacefully on Saturday, January 8th, 2005 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, five days before her 78th birthday. Beloved wife of Keith for over 55 years. Loving mother of Kerry and Wayne and his wife Karen. Dear grandmother of Lindsay and her husband Gerry Corrigan, Michelle, Julie, Tracy, Chris and Shannon. Sister of Wilhelmine McClelland, Claire Rich and his wife Joy, Peggy Branton, Bill Rich and his wife Lidia, the late Max Rich and his wife Ruth and sister-in-law Phyllis Barnes. Friends will be received at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel”, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Monday, January 10th from 2-4 & 7-9 P.M. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday, January 11th at 11:00 A.M. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial Donations to Ottawa Heart Institute, Heart and Stroke Foundation or Lakeridge Health Oshawa would be appreciated by the family.
Peacefully on Friday, January 7th, 2005 at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa. Beloved partner of Juan Suerdo. Loving daughter of Fernande and the late Clifford Fougere. Dear sister of Stella and her husband Jim Gallant, Sara Varnum, Leonie Fougere and her partner Carl Slute, Jean and her husband Andrew Leblanc, Gerald and his wife Doris, Lucy and her husband Ron McDiarmid, Walter and his wife Diane, and Kathy and her husband Randy Angi. She will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and her friends William Hose and Jullio Borras. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Monday, January 10th from 2:00 P.M. until time of Funeral Service in the Chapel at 3:00 P.M. Cremation Thornton Crematorium.
GUENTER, Paul Henry
At Hillsdale Estates, Oshawa on Friday January 7, 2005. Paul Henry Guenther aged 70 years. Beloved son of the late Harry & Leone Guenther. Dear brother of Elizabeth Ross of Oshawa and the late James Guenther. Uncle of Jeffrey Ross & his wife Kristyne of Kingston, Jennifer Ross of Oshawa, and great uncle of Matthias. Dear friend of Paul Lucas and Henny Wiggers. A funeral service will be held at Northminster United Church on Saturday January 8, 2005 at 2 p.m. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will take place at Northminster United Church on Saturday from 12:30 – 2 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa.
KACZMAREK, Camilla Helena
At Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday, January 7, 2005. Camilla, beloved wife of the late Bernard. Loving mother of Lucy Kaczmarek, and Isabella Kaczmarek and husband Ira Levin, all of Toronto. Dear grandmother of Adrian and Sabrina Levine. Predeceased by her brother Kajetan Najdkowski. Deeply missed by her niece Hanna Cierpik and husband John and their daughters Suza, Iza and Kasia. For funeral arrangements, please contact McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME, 152 King St. East, Oshawa (905-433-5558). Donations in memory of Camilla to the 'Red Cross Society' for Tsunami relief or a favourite charity would be appreciated. Heartfelt thanks to the caregivers at Lakeridge Health Oshawa and to Dr. Rose-Anne Vieira, Lorianne, Shelley and all the nurses at 9 Main for their support and care.
LACK, Shirley Eileen
After a brief illness at Rouge Valley Ajax-Pickering Health Centre on Friday, January 7th, 2005 in her 81st year. Beloved wife of the late Bernard (1998). Loving mother of Sandra Watts and her husband Jim and the late Robert (1999). Mother-in-law of Paulyne Lack. Cherished Grandmother of Cynthia Bennett and her husband Mark, Robert Watts and his wife Cheryl, Sean Lack, Brendan Lack and Shannon Lack. Great Grandmother of Ashley, Miranda, Alexander and Tristan. Dear sister of Rita Merrick, Elizabeth Massie, Frederick Gallivan and his wife Shirley and predeceased by her parents Joseph and Theresa Gallivan and her sister Mary O’Reilly. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Sunday, January 9th from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 P.M. Prayers at 7:30 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. MARY OF THE PEOPLE CATHOLIC CHURCH (570 Marion Ave.) on Monday, January 10th at 10:30 A.M. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Donations to the Charity of Your Choice would be appreciated. “A loving wife and wonderful woman. She leaves behind a legacy of family and friends. She is greatly cherished. She is taking a piece of all our hearts with her to heaven.”
LEGGE, Marjorie Helen
Unexpectedly in her sleep at her home in Ajax on Friday, January 7, 2005. Marjorie, beloved wife of 50 years and best friend to Harry. Loving Mom of Gary, Wendy and husband Dan Darling, Warren, Michael and his wife Robin. Very proud Granny of Matthew and his wife Andrea, Emily, Jennifer, Elissa, Holly, and one lovingly awaited. Dear sister of Don Shelton of Ingersol. Should friends so desire, donations may be made to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Peacefully on January 7th, 2005 at Bowmanville Lakeridge Hospital in her 79th year. Beloved wife of her husband Gerhard Scholz and mother of Barbara Bowyer (husband Dan Bowyer) and Peter Scholz. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Erin, Ryan and Alexandra. Survived also by her sister Christa Klemmer of Germany. Cremation. Private family service. Interment at Eganville, Ontario. If desired, memorial donations to Durham Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE "Thornton Chapel" 847 King St. West (905-721-1234).
WOOD, Madeline Ethel
At Strathaven Lifecare Centre, Bowmanville, on Friday, January 7, 2005. Madeline Wood, at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late William. Loving mother of Jane Catlin and her husband the late Jack, and David Wood and his wife Lisa. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Alan Catlin and his wife Tamara, Craig Wood and his wife Leianne, and Jane Wood, and her great-grandchildren Zachary Catlin and Oliver Wood. Resting at the Courtice Funeral Chapel, 1587 Highway 2, Courtice (905-432-8484), with Funeral Service in the Chapel on Monday, January 10 at 1 p.m. The family of Madeline will receive friends one half hour prior to service time. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Red Cross (Tsunami Relief Fund) would be appreciated.
World War II veteran Queen's Own Rifles At Lakeridge Health Bowmanville after a brief and courageous battle with brain cancer on Thursday, January 06, 2005 in his 81st year. Stan beloved husband of Lorna (nee: McGill) Brown for 57 years. Dear father of Pat & her husband Terry Toutant, Barb & her husband Joe Cox, Doug & his wife Nancy, Lori & her husband Joe Molnar, Gord & his wife Joy. Loving grandfather of 9 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Brother of Evelyn Glover, Mildred Porter, Jean Harness, Hazel Donaghue, Marilyn Broome, Fred Brown and the late Jack Brown and Myrtle Belsey. Donations in Stan s memory to Harness Horse Youth Foundation or the Charity of your choice would be gratefully appreciated.
Di BONAVENTURA, Mario
Suddenly in Norland, ON, Thursday, January 6th, 2005 at the age of 60. Beloved husband of Nicole, father of Theresa, Christina and Mario Stephen. Adoring Papa of Tyler, Dylan, Taylor, Jessica, Parker, Halie, and Marcus. Affectionately remembered by parents Pierina (nee Dolente) and Erminio (deceased), by his brothers Paulo, Italo and sister Silvana Favrin. He will sincerely be missed by his nieces, nephews, extended family, many relatives and friends. Viewing at Courtice Funeral Chapel, 1587 Hwy. 2, Courtice (905-432-8484) for visitation on Tuesday, January 11th, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Therese Roman Catholic Church, 3800 Courtice Rd. N., (905-436-2126) on Wednesday, January 12th, at 11:00a.m. Memorial donations to the Salvation Army, Heart and Stroke Foundation and Hospital for Sick Children would be appreciated.
(Korean War Veteran; 28 year employee of City of Oshawa Parks Department) . Suddenly at home on Thursday January 6, 2005. Hallett MacNutt, in his 70th year. Beloved husband of Heather MacNutt (nee Lawrence). Predeceased by his mother Laura MacNutt (Nova Scotia), and his father Stanley MacNutt (Nova Scotia). Loving father of Wayne MacNutt (Tracey Horton, predeceased), Ronald MacNutt (Elaine), Carolyn Hughes (Jerry), and the late Patrick Martin. Stepfather to Shannon Wilson, and Jana Wilson (Erik). Loved grandfather of 9 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Will be sadly missed by all his family and friends, near and far. At Hallett's request, no funeral services will be held. Memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated, and may be made through the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME LTD., 124 King Street East, Oshawa.
PANKIW, Alexander Sr.
(WWII Veteran) – On Thursday January 6, 2005 at the age of 79 years Alexander Pankiw Sr., passed away peacefully after a lengthy battle from major surgery at Scarborough General Hospital. He was born in 1925 in Hordnytzu, Ukraine. Son of the late Sarah and Harry Pankiw. Alexander was a die setter and inspector for Houdaille until his retirement in October 1980. He enjoyed fishing at his cottage on Sturgeon Lake. Beloved wife of Ann (nee Metropolyt). Dear father of Alex and his wife Kathy. Loved brother of Mary and the late Ken Sanders, Jean and her husband Larry Batherson, the late Steve Panko and his wife Elsie. Brother-in-law of the late John Metropolyt and his wife Sally. Remembered by many nieces and nephews. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King St. E. Oshawa with funeral service in the chapel on Tuesday January 11, 2005. Interment Union Cemetery. Visitation on Monday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Memorial donations to the Charityof your choice would be appreciated.
SLEMON, Lloyd Johns
In his 83rd year. Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Thursday January 6th 2005. Beloved husband of Jean for 53 years. Dear father of Susan & her husband Todd Shrigley and Fred & his wife Julie. Cherished Grampa of Andrew, Scott, McKenna & Mollie. Survived by his brother Gordon & his wife Margaret. Memorial donations may be made to Bowmanville Hospital or Tyrone United Church.
TURNER, Joyce Ann (nee Kenny)
Peacefully at Ajax-Pickering Hospital, on Thursday, January 6, 2005, in her 72nd year. Loving mother of Mark, Chris (Lyn), and Gary (Marilyn) Turner. Devoted grandma of Kyle, Cameron, Stefanie, Cassandra and Jenna. Dear sister of Sandra Chartrand. Lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews and their families. Friends will be received at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE ''Thornton Chapel'', 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Monday, January 10, 2005 from 10:00 a.m. until time of service in the chapel at 11:00 a.m. Cremation. Donations in memory of Joyce to the Lung Association would be appreciated.
ADAMS, Michael Steven ''Mike''
Suddenly on Wednesday, January 5th, 2005, age 44 years. Beloved husband of Gayle for 19 wonderful years. Loving ''Daddy'' of Jennifer and Leah Adams. Cherished son of Sheila and her husband Garry Nihill. Predeceased by his father Arthur Adams. He is survived by his sisters Cathy and Linda. He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Donations in Mike's memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
BARBARA, Jacqueline –
(Former treasurer of the Wilmot Creek Auxiliary) at Lakeridge Health Oshawa after a courageous battle with cancer, on Wednesday, January 5, 2005, at the age of 61. Loving wife for 35 years of Sam Barbara of Wilmot Creek. Dear stepmother of Darlene Barbara, Lorraine Schell and her husband George (Butch), and Mark Barbara and his wife Laura. Sadly missed by her grandchildren Kyle, Lauren, Larissa, Kiersten, Zachary, and great-grandson Kyle, Jr. Survived by her other family members in England. Friends may call at the NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 386 Mill St. S. (just north of 401 at the lights) on Friday, Jan. 7, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., with parish prayers at 7:00 p.m. A funeral mass will be held at ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 214 King Ave. E., Newcastle, on Saturday, Jan. 8, at 1:00 p.m., followed by a reception in the church hall. Cremation. Donations in Jacqueline’s memory to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated by her family.
BELL, Gordon Murray
“Never giving up until the very end his desire to live and enjoy his family, friends and care givers” After a courageous seven-year battle with cancer, with his family by his side on Wednesday, January 5th, 2005 at Lakeridge Health-Whitby in his 64th year. Beloved husband of Ruth for 43 years. Loving father of Barbara (John) Maguire, Gordie Bell and Lori (Mike) Carroll. The “Official Papa Bear” of April, Jake, Michael, Taylor and Matthew. Dear brother of Florence VanLith and Joyce Bell, brother-in-law of Richard (Patti) Crystal and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by brothers Ernie, Albert, Slim and Bob and sister Marg Rout. Retired 36 year employee of General Motors of Canada, President of Central Ontario Ringette League. Inducted into the Oshawa Sports Hall of Fame as a coach of Ladies Softball. Also inducted into the Ontario Ringette Association Hall of Fame as a Community Builder. Team Captain (Rainbow of Hope) for The Canadian Cancer Society Relay for Life. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Friday, January 7th from 7 – 9 P.M. and Saturday, January 8th from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 P.M. Complete Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Sunday, January 9th at 3:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations made to Hospice Durham.
Peacefully, with his loving family by his side, on Wednesday, January 5, 2005. Jim, husband to Mary. Loving father to Rose Marie (Ray Ilson). Dear brother to Agnes (Ron) and Vera (England). Dear grandfather to Julie (Eoin Cassidy) and Daniel (Kathy). Great-grandfather "Puppi" to Mary and Maeve. Jim will be sadly missed by the O'Neill and Ilson families and his many nieces and nephews. A special thank-you to Linda, Sue, and Teresa for their care and support and also the staff at Bayridges LTC and Ajax Pickering Hospital. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Ajax Pickering Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.