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ONTARIO - Durham Region - Miscellaneous Funeral Home Obituaries - 356

Posted By: GenealogyBuff
Date: Thursday, 7 May 2009, at 7:37 p.m.

HIGHFIELD, Marjorie
At Lakeridge Health, Bowmanville on Friday April 22, 2005 in her 90th year. Marjorie, beloved wife of the late Lester Highfield. Loving mother of Derwyn of Bowmanville, Lowell and his wife Mary of Bobcaygeon and Elaine and her husband Don Dittrick of Kinmount. Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Shawn, Jennifer, Trevor, Anitra and great-grandchildren Christina, Carter and Porter. Donations made in Marjorie's memory to St. Paul's United Church, Bowmanville would be gratefully appreciated.

MARLOWE, Verona "Nonie" M.H.
(Veteran of W.W.II R.C.A.F.; longtime resident of Faith Place) Peacefully, surrounded by her family, at The Wynfield on Friday, April 22, 2005, in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late William "Bill" Gerald Marlowe. Loving mother of David J., and Charlie and his wife Sharon. Fondly remembered by her granddaughters Adrienne and her husband Darren McDonnell, Megan and her husband Jay Moores and Stefanie. Big great-grandma to her grandsons Brendan and Cameron. Sister of Hazel Jelly, Isabelle Boyle and the late Detta Ritchie and James Davis. Relatives and friends will be received at the McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A service will be held in the chapel on Monday, April 25, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. Spring interment Nestleton Cemetery. Donations made in memory of "Nonie" to Grandview Rehabilitation and Treatment Centre or Simcoe Hall Settlement House would be appreciated.

MITCHELL-MEYLOR, Alma Marie (nee Emorey)
Passed away at Hastings Manor, Belleville, on Friday, April 22, 2005, in her 81st year. Beloved wife of Robert Meylor of Texas and the late Albert Mitchell. Daughter of the late William and Myrtle Emorey. Dear mother of Margaret Bradley (Herb) of Orono, and Barbara Sine (Burton) of Belleville. Predeceased by son Steven. Dear sister of Ivy Chant of Whitby and the late Florence Harris and Betty Brooks. Dear Grandmother of Timothy and Douglas Bradley; David, Melissa, and Melanie Sine; and Great-Grandmother of Daniel, Kaitlyn, Heather, William, Matthew and Austin. There will be no visitation at the request of the family and a private family graveside service will be held on Monday, April 25, at Orono Cemetery. Donations to the Alzheimers Society or Hastings Manor would be appreciated by the family, and may be made through NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 1-877-987-3964, with whom arrangements have been entrusted.

PHAURE, Donalda M.
On April 22, 2005 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville, Donna passed away due to complications of pneumonia. She is survived by her loving husband Roger and her four children Wayne (Penni), Wendy (John), Kim (Bruce) and Sandra (Len). She leaves behind 8 loving grandchildren, Patrick, Adam, Ryan, Courtney, Katelan, Wesley, Andrew and Emilee. A service will be held Monday, April 25 at Kedron United Church, 1995 Ritson Road North, Oshawa at 3:00 p.m. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, in her name, would be appreciated.

JENSEN, Cecil Howard
Peacefully on Thursday April 21, 2005 at Ottawa Civic Hospital. It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Cecil Jensen, of Whitby, in his 79th year. Beloved husband of Margaret for 57 years. Devoted father of Colleen, Brian ( Judy ), Laura, and Paul ( Patti ). Grandfather of Melannie ( Michael ), Kevin, Stephanie, Ryan, Lisa, and Daniel. Great Grandpa of Olivia Grace. A private family service was held at Thornton Crematorium Thursday April 28, 2005. Donations to the Ottawa Civic Hospital Palliative Care Unit, in memory of Cecil Jensen would be very much appreciated and can be made through the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa ( 905 ) 433-4711.

JORGENSEN, Lydia Maren Elizabeth (nee Valentinsen)
Died peacefully in her 98th year after a brief illness. Born on October 21st, 1907 on the island of Fyn, Denmark, Lydia immigrated to Canada in 1951 with her husband & 2 young children. Predeceased by her husband Gordon (1993), survived by her loving children Bende (Allan) & Allan (Dianne). Sadly missed by her adoring grandchildren Bob, James, Peter, (Jennifer) & Karin (Scott) & great grandson Kai. Also mourned by dear friends in Toronto & Barrie areas & family in Denmark. Cremation has taken place. Memorial service to be held on Saturday, April 23rd, 2005 at 2:00 pm in West Oro Baptist Church (Hwy 11 to Oro 4th line, just north of Old Barrie Road). Memorial donations may be made to the Charity of your choice by contacting THE NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME 53 Division St. N. Bowmanville, 905-623-5668.

REDMAN, Helen Gladys
(Past Noble Grand of Maybelle Rebekah Lodge #348 of Port Perry, Member of the UCW of the Scugog Island United Church and Scugog Island Women's Institute) Passed away at home in Port Perry on Thursday April 21, 2005 in her 76th year. Helen Redman, wife of the late Clifford Redman. Loving mother of John and David Redman. Dear grandmother of Amanda, Jason, Michael and Tyler. Dear sister of Ruth Hewson and predeceased by Jack and Glynn Eastwood. Rebekah Lodge #348 service Sunday evening at 6:45 p.m. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.

WRIGHT, Dorothy Comper
Passed away at Versa Care, Uxbridge on Thursday April 21st, 2005 in her 90th year. Dearly loved wife of the late James Wright. Much loved mother of William and his wife Helen of Oshawa, Marilyn and her husband Gary Wiggans of Tillsonburg, Don and his wife Lenore of Whitby and John and his wife Karen of Bethany. Devoted Grandmother of 13 and great grandmother of 21. Survived by sisters Marie Finklestein and Florence Jackson and predeceased by her sister Marjorie. Resting at MEMORIAL CHAPEL BROOKLIN, 79 Baldwin Street Brooklin Village Whitby from 7-9 p.m. Monday. Funeral service in the chapel Tuesday Afternoon (April 26th) at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at GROVESIDE Cemetery, Brooklin. If desired memorial donations to the Parkinson Foundation or Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family.

ZAK, Julia (Judy)
Suddenly at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa on Thursday, April 21st, 2005. Judith (Judy) Zak (nee Borsa), in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Zak. Dear mother of Bob and Linda, JoAnn and Rob Stuart, Ted and Debbie, all of Oshawa. Loving Grandma to Brian and Tracy Simmons, Jeff, Melissa, Jordan and Taylor Zak. Special Great Grandma to Zak and Paige Simmons. Special Aunt to Bob & Leda and Sonya & John. Dear sister of Jim Borsa of Gypsumville, Manitoba. Judy was born in Ericsdale, Manitoba, the daughter of the late Harry and Anna Borsa. She was predeceased by her sisters Mary and Emily and brothers Bob, Nick and Steve. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Sunday, April 24th from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 P.M. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, April 25th at 1:00 P.M. Cremation. Memorial Donations to the Charity of Your Choice would be appreciated.

ARMSTRONG, James Alvin “Al”
(long-time employee of the Toronto Telegram) – Suddenly and peacefully with his family by his side on Wednesday, April 20, 2005, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Hospital Drive Site, in his 76th year. Al was the devoted and loving husband of 52 years to Diane; cherished father of Sharon Wright (George) of Kingston and Marg Malloy (Tom) of Peterborough. As Al often said, he was the proud grandfather of six grandsons, and they’re all boys! – Terry, Edward, Ryan, Brock, Jordan, and Chandler. Predeceased by parents Delbert and Helen Armstrong and sister Letta Cummings (Ted). Friends may call at the HIGHLAND PARK VISITATION/RECEPTION CENTRE, 2510 Bensfort Rd. (at River Rd. South) on Sunday, April 24, from 2 to 5 p.m. Funeral service in the chapel Monday at 1:00 p.m., with Rev. William Montgomery officiating. Cremation. Donations to Four Counties Brain Injury Association or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family and may be made through NEWCASTLE FUNERAL HOME, 1-877-987-3964, with whom arrangements have been entrusted.

BREWER, Wilfred Leslie (Bud)
1929----Forget Me Not----2005
A Retiree of General Motors, Canada. It is with heavy heart that we announce the passing of Wilfred Brewer, fondly known as Bud. Beloved husband of Margaret for 35 years. Loving father of Wayne (Bonnie), Barry, Debbie, Linda (Dwayne) and Mark. Beloved stepfather of Karl Little (Susan). At Lakeridge Health-Oshawa on Wednesday, April 20th, 2005 at the age of 75, after a courageous battle with cancer. Bud was predeceased by his father Wilfred and his mother Fern. Deeply mourned by his loving wife, children and grandchildren, Michael, Jason, Brent, Jenny, Josh, Dwight, Michael, Derek and Shane and his two great grandchildren, Bailey and Danielle. His sisters and brothers, Betty, Phyllis (Don), Jean (Leo), Carol (Bob) and Dorothy, Ross (Denise), Jack (Diane), Sam and all his nieces, nephews and friends. Lovingly remembered by Sandy and Roy. Bud’s spirit and determination, boundless energy and cheerful demeanor and great sense of humor will be greatly missed by all of those that had the privilege of knowing him and especially by those who loved him. Bud’s passion for life never wavered despite his long struggle. He was always surrounded by love, hope, faith, family and friends. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Sunday, April 24th from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 P.M. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, April 25th at 11:00 o’clock. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Charity of Your Choice.

DEARBORN, Annie Mildred
Peacefully, on Wednesday, April 20th, 2005, at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Bowmanville, at age 96. Mildred (nee Wilson), beloved wife of the late Frederick Dearborn of Greenbank. Loved mother of Fred and his wife Donna of Oshawa, Doris and her husband the late Earl Bacon of Greenbank, Ray and his wife Lena of Belleville, Harvey and his wife Ruby of Manilla and Margaret and her husband the late Joe Desousa of Oshawa. Loving grandmother of 16 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Norman , Harvey, Blanche, Roy, and Dorothy. Predeceased by brother Clifford and sisters Ila, Ruby and Nora. The family of Mildred Dearborn will receive friends at the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, "McDermott-Panabaker Chapel", 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905 985-2171) on Sunday, April 24th from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. A Service to celebrate her life will be held in the Chapel on Monday, April 25th at 11 a.m. Interment Oshawa Union Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Charity of your choice.

IBBITSON, Joyce
Suddenly at home following a lengthy illness on Wednesday April 20, 2005. Loving daughter of the late William and Daphne. Sister of Milt (Sandra) of Fenelon Falls, Keith (Irene) of Oshawa and her twin the late Joan. Aunt of Penny Howe (Darrell) of Oshawa, Tom Ibbitson (Glenda) of Fenelon Falls, Holly Ibbitson (Dennis) of Port Perry and Natalie Ibbitson of Courtice. Great aunt to Matthew and Tyler of Oshawa and Alyssa and Derek of Fenelon Falls. In memoriam donations may be made to the Durham Lung Association or a charity of choice.

MULHOLLAND, Kennedy
Passed away peacefully in his 84th year with his wife at his side, on Wednesday April 20, 2005 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa. Dearly loved and devoted husband of Doreen (Whitlock). Predeceased by his loving parents Margaret (Kelso) and Kennedy Mulholland of Northern Ireland. Dear brother of the late William Mulholland of Australia. Lovingly remembered by brothers John (Lily), Robert (Kathleen) and Frederick (Olga) of Northern Ireland, Joseph (Nancy) of England, Andrew (Ruth) and Thomas (Elva) of Australia and James (Margaret) of New Zealand. Also remembered by his loving sisters Margaret McMaster (Leslie predeceased), Esther Elliott (Robert) also of Northern Ireland and his sister in law May of Australia. Will always be remembered by many nieces, nephews, friends and extended family in Canada and abroad. Ken always loved gardening and tending to his flowers in their natural setting. In lieu of flowers, in his honour, we suggest you offer a special act of kindness to someone you love, or if desired, a donation to a Charity of your choice.

GRAHAM, Catherine Donaldson (Cathy)
Peacefully at Fairview Lodge, Whitby on Tuesday, April 19, 2005. Cathy (nee McKechnie) in her 84th year. Lovingly remembered by her husbands who predeceased, William Martin and Collin Graham. Dear mother of Ian Martin and his wife Eugenia of Whitby, Norma and her husband David Payne of Whitby and Karen and her husband Brian McCron of Oshawa. Dear stepmother of Jane Graham and Lorna Sullivan in Scotland. Dear sister of Mrs. Retta Rice in England and Tom McKechnie in Australia. Lovingly remembered by her eight grandchildren; Daron and Christopher (Maren) Martin, Kylie and Elyse Payne, Kristin and Andrea McCron, Christopher Graham and Adam Sullivan. Dearest great grandmother of Landon and Kayda Martin. Fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE, “Thornton Chapel” 847 King Street West, Oshawa (905-721-1234) on Friday, April 22, 2005 from 1:00 P.M. until time of Funeral Service in the Chapel at 3:00 P.M.. Cremation to follow at Thornton Crematorium. Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.

KENNEDY, William James "Bill"
Passed away at Strathaven Residence in Bowmanville on Tuesday April 19, 2005 in his 92nd year. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy and the late Mary. Loving father of Marg and her husband Dave Black and son John Kennedy and step father of Ruth and her husband Ross Sutton, and Bob Johnston and his wife Leslie. Bill was a proud grandfather and great grandfather. He will be fondly remembered by all his family and friends. Should family and friends so desire, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.

WHITING, Kenneth Richard
Passed away peacefully at his cottage on Tuesday April 19, 2005 at age 74. Beloved husband of the late May Whiting. Loving father of Doug Whiting & his wife Carolyn, and Marie & her husband David Swanson. Dear brother of Bill Whiting (the late Ruth Whiting), the late Doug Whiting and the late Ernest Whiting. Survived by his sister in law Dorothy. Dear brother in law of James Armstrong & his wife Ardith and predeceased by his sister in law Frances Bradley and her husband Elwood. Beloved uncle to many nieces and nephews. The family wishes to say a very special thank you to Gord Armstrong and Brian Branchaud. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa with funeral service in the Chapel on Monday April 25th at 1 p.m. Interment Thornton Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated. Visitation Sunday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.

BIRD, Grace
Peacefully at Wynfield Nursing Home in Oshawa on April 18th, 2005 in her 97th year. Beloved wife of the late Charles Bird. Dear mother of John Rowe and his wife the late Rosemary Rowe. Loved grandmother of Linda and Dru and Adam and Tanya. The family would like to extend a very special thank you to the entire staff at Wynfield nursing home for making Mrs. Bird's stay very pleasant. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society.

COTTYN, Wayne George
Peacefully, at home in Utica, on Monday, April 18, 2005, at age 54. Wayne Cottyn, special son of Bertha and the late Charlie Cottyn of Utica. Loving brother of Gail and her husband Arnold Kerry of Utica. Loved uncle of Sandra and her husband Tony Doyle of Raglan, and Brian Kerry and his wife Pat of Epsom. A Service to celebrate the life of Wayne Cottyn will be held in the Chapel of the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, "McDermott-Panabaker Chapel", 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905 985-2171), on Saturday, May 7th, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Elaine Lush officiating. Interment Kendal Cemetery, Utica. If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Community Memorial Hospital Foundation in Port Perry or the Charity of your choice.

DOWIE, Mary Alice
(Member of the Royal Order of Jesterettes Tor-Can Ive No. 10, and the Order of the Eastern Star, Scarborough Chapter 231). At Fairview Lodge, Whitby on Monday, April 18, 2005. Mary Dowie, beloved wife of the late Edward. Loving mother of Liz and her husband Kevin. Lovingly remembered by her grandson Jay Edward. Dear aunt of Christine Dowie and Marie Wilson. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Shriner's Children's Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Fairview Lodge for their kind support.

FICE, Milton Frederick (Milt)
Suddenly on Monday, April 18th, 2005 at the age of 51. Beloved father of Justin. Dear brother of June Haynes (Dave), Joan Sutton (Robert) and Dorothy Declute (Gerry). Loving son of the late Milton and Violet Fice. 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 Thursday, April 21st from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 P.M. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday, April 22nd at 11:00 o’clock. Memorial Donations to the Charity of Your Choice would be appreciated.

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