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ONTARIO - Durham Region - Miscellaneous Funeral Home Obituaries - 380

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Date: Monday, 18 May 2009, at 2:14 a.m.

RICE, John B.
Peacefully at Lakeridge Health - Oshawa on Friday, November 11th, 2005, John Blacklock Rice, in his 59th year. Beloved husband of Hazel. Dear father of Carolynn and her husband Bill Power of Oshawa and Suzanne Rice and her partner Sean Dolan of Courtice. Loving grandfather of Kaylee. Dear brother of David Rice and his wife Kay of Caledonia and Frank Rice of Scotland. Loved by all of his many friends. The family invite friends to call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE ''Thornton Chapel'', 847King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Tuesday, November 15th from 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday, November 16th at 3:00 p.m. followed by cremation.

STEENSTRA, Dirk
(Retired General Motors Canada 35 years) Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, on Friday November 11, 2005 in his 81st year. Predeceased by his wife Martha (1998). Loving father of Ietje and her husband Nick Jackovich of Mississauga, Dieuwke Steenstra of Nanaimo B.C., Jan Steenstra and his wife Nancy of Codrington, Ont. and Walter Steenstra and his wife Angelina of Whitby. Grandfather of Julie Steenstra and Amy Jackovich. Great grandfather of Nicholas and Brandon. Survived by his sister Klaaske Diepenhorst of Scarborough. Predeceased by Attje Steenstra. Resting at MEMORIAL CHAPEL BROOKLIN, 79 Baldwin Street Brooklin Village Whitby from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday. A private family service will follow. If desired memorial donations to the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family.

REAY, Ian “Rigger”
(Veteran of WWII with RCAF #23 Detachment, flight 66 and retired employee of General Motors of Oshawa/Ste. Therese) It is with great sadness to announce the sudden passing of Ian “Rigger” Reay, in his 80th year. Beloved husband of the late Andre. Wonderful father to Crystal (Patrick), Keven (Suna), Darryn (Barb), Derek (Lori). Loving Grampa to Spencer and Keenan Dawson, Joshua, Rebecca, Coltyn and Nicholas Reay, Brianna and Chaleigh Rose Reay. Son of the late William and Dorothy Reay. Brother of Kitty Tripp of B.C., Connie Ryan of Kirkland Lake and the late Jack Reay. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews and remembered by all. He was someone who throughly enjoyed life, song and laughter and always kept his humour. Friends may visit at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel”, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Tuesday, November 15th, 2005 from 11:00 A.M. until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel at 1:00P.M. Memorial donations to the Kidney Foundation would be greatly appreciated.

GIBSON, Hazel Ruby (nee Lee)
On Thursday, November 10th, 2005 at the Ballycliffe Lodge. Hazel, loving wife of the late Harvey. Beloved mother of Fay Good and her late husband Jim (of Oliphant), Ted and his wife Pat (of Seagrave), Robert and his wife Roberta (of Bowmanville), Ken and Judy (of Bowmanville), Joan and her husband Byron Blundell (of Welland), Darleen and her husband John Walton (of Markham) and Marleen and her husband Jim Shaw (of Michigan). Cherished grandma of 14 and loving Grandma Great of 26. Lovingly remembered by her sisters Della and her husband George Skerrit, and Blanche Empringham, her brother Ralph and his wife Marion, and her sister-in-law Helen Bentley. In lieu of flowers donations made to the Alzheimer Society in Hazel's memory would be appreciated by her family.

McDONALD, Daniel Joseph (Bunny)
Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday November 10, 2005. Bunny McDonald in his 74th year. Beloved husband of Pearl (nee) Kelly. Loved father of Gerard and his wife Lynne, Danielle Willis and her husband Gary, Dennis, Mary St. Cyr and her husband Rene, Jude and his wife Heather, Cletus and his wife Jane, and Keith and his wife Heather. Lovingly remembered by 16 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, and 6 step-grandchildren. Also survived by 2 brothers Gordie and John, 5 sisters Agnes, Marion, Sharon, Marjorie and Patricia and their families. Remembered by nieces and nephews. Predeceased by mother Mary McLeod, father Daniel McDonald and step-father Carson McLeod. Mother-in-law Elizabeth Kelly and father-in-law Dennis Kelly. Lovingly remembered by many family & friends both here and in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King St. E. Oshawa with mass of Christian burial from Holy Family Catholic Church on Monday November 14th at 11:00 a.m. Cremation at Ontario Independent Crematorium. Visitation Saturday 7-9 p.m. & Sunday 2-4 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. Prayers Sunday afternoon. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.

MALEK, Valentina
Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday November 10th , 2005. Valentina at age 68. Beloved mother of Andreh and his wife Ester Vishnoski, Peter and his wife Erin Vishnoski and Theresa and Alex. Andreh and Peter would like to express their gratitude to Pastor Church and his family, as well as the extended family from United Pentecostal Church for all of their prayers and support. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East,Oshawa with funeral service in the Chapel Wednesday November 16,2005 at 1pm. Interment Union Cemetery. Memorial donations to the United Pentecostal Church would be greatly appreciated. Visitation was held Tuesday from 7-9.

NASH, Frank
On November 10, 2005. Frank loving husband of Natividad. Beloved father of Eilin and her husband Bert McCormack, Conchita and her husband Tim VanLeeuwen, Nati and her husband Leigh Scott, Teresa and Gary Smaglinski, and Michelle. Cherished Papa of Raymond, Patrick, Michael, Danielle and Brendan. Brother of John, Joe, Brendan, Annette Long, the late Mary Murphy and Alice Judge. Mass will be held at St. Bernadette's Church (21 Bayly Street East) on Tuesday November 15, 2005 at 11 am. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Christian Child Care International (P.O. Box 2099, Springhill N.S. B0M 1X0). The family wish to extend a special acknowledgement to Dr. David Sliwowicz, Nurse Marissa, and the nursing staff of 2 East at the Ajax/Pickering Hospital.

SNOOKS, Charles Edward “Ted”
(Honorary retired member of Teamsters Union Local #938; Veteran of W.W.II) After a battle against cancer, at Lakeridge Health Corp. Whitby, Ted, in his 84th year. Beloved husband of the late Helen (nee Avery). Predeceased by his children Sylvia Bolton and Randy. Survived by his daughter Linda and husband John Bradshaw and son-in-law Merv Bolton. Loving grandfather of Barry and his wife Deb, Kevin and his wife Heather, Darin Bolton, John and his wife Bev, Dan, and Lori and her husband Ryan and great-grandfather of Bryan, Alex, Kate and Amanda. Brother of Helen McIntyre and her husband Max and predeceased by Bruce and infant brother Robert. Fondly remembered by his sister-in-law Ruth and his many nieces and nephews. 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, November 14, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. Interment at Cedar Vale Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. Donations made in memory of Ted to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by his family.

TAYLOR, Trevor
Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family in Oshawa after a courageous battle with cancer on November 10th, 2005. Lover and best friend of Leigh-Anne. Beloved son of Carol and Terry. He will be fondly remembered by his loving brother Troy and his favourite sister Tracy. Cherished uncle Twit of Shannon, Renae, Paige, Carson, Christopher and Cassandra. Trevor will be sadly missed by his aunts, uncles, cousins and his numerous loyal friends. The family extends their heartfelt thanks to the nursing staff of 6F and 9th main at Lakeridge Health Oshawa. Friends may visit at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE ''Thornton Chapel'', 847King Street West (905-721-1234) on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A complete service will be held in the chapel on Monday at 3:00 p.m. In memory of Trevor, donations may be made to the New Durham Region Cancer Centre.

WILSON, Gary Neil
Passed away on November 10, 2005 at the Lakeview Manor Beaverton, at the age of 76. He leaves his wife Helen of Seagrave. At Gary's request, no service will be held. Thanks to the Lakeview Manor for their wonderful care.

DOHERTY, Robert
Passed away peacefully surrounded by loving family at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa on Wednesday, November 9th, 2005 at the age of 62. Robert, beloved husband of Elizabeth. Loving father of Paul (Trish) and Shannon (Kent). Adored grandfather to Justin. Dear brother to Lois (Trevor) and Manzer (Eileen). Cherished brother-in-law to Yvonne. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel”, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation Sunday, November 13th from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 P.M. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, November 14th at 1:00 P.M. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.

JACKLIN, Eric Duncan
(Member of Oshawa Sydenham Kiwanis, Centennial Albert United Church, G. M. Salaried Retirees) Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at the Wynfield, Oshawa, on Wednesday, November 9, 2005, in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Margaret (nee Harding). Loving father of Robert Jacklin and his wife Lynn of Whitby and Beverley Stephenson and her husband Hugh of Manitoba. Fondly remembered by his grandchildren Deric Jacklin and his wife Karen, Kirk Jacklin and his wife Ellyssa, Christine Stephenson and Obi Nnadi, Scott Stephenson and his wife Lexine and great-grandchildren Bryce and Nathan Stephenson and Charlotte Jacklin. Dear brother of the late Douglas Jacklin. Relatives and friends will be received at the McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, November 12, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. Interment Oshawa Union Cemetery. Donations made in memory of Eric to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadian Cancer Society or Centennial Albert United Church would be appreciated.

PENGELLY, A. Bessie (nee Snowden), R.N.
After having a life rich with love, adventure and travel shared with her family and friends, Bessie has left us to join her parents Hilda and Foster Snowden, brother Joe and sister Ann. She is survived by her best friend and husband W. James Pengelly, their children Jim, Muriel Anne (Richard), Joe (Diane), Peter (Jenny), Mark (Liz) and Bill (Shar). Much loved grandmother of Meaghan, Beth, Jeffrey, Matthew, Kayla, Rachel, Barry, Jamie and Simon. Survived by her brother Bill Snowden (Bev) and sister-in-law Dorothy Snowden. She will be remembered for her superb cooking skills and her ability to make everyone feel welcome and comfortable. Resting at MEMORIAL CHAPEL BROOKLIN, 79 Baldwin Street, Brooklin Village, Whitby from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday. Then to St. Thomas Anglican Church (Winchester/ St.Thomas Sts.) for funeral service Saturday, November 12th at 1:30 p.m. with interment to follow at St. Paul's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to St. Thomas Anglican Church Building Fund would be appreicated by the family.

PILON, Richard C.
Passed away surrounded by loving family at the Ajax-Pickering Hospital on Wednesday November 9th, 2005 at the age of 65. Richard, beloved husband of Joyce. Loving father of Tina, Susy, (Randy), Debby (Tony), Charlene, Linda (Cesar) and Kim (Dave). Adored grandfather to Richard, Jennifer, Tina, Anthony S., Elisa, Anthony R., Ryan, Daniella, Jacob and Brittany. Cherished great grandfather to Antonio. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel”, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Saturday November 12th from 1-3 P.M. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel at 3:00 P.M. Cremation. Donations to the Parkinson’s Society or to the Alzheimer’s Society would be appreciated.

TONKIN, Annie Duncan MacIntosh (nee Tannahill)
Of Bowmanville, formerly of Fairport Beach, Pickering. Peacefully on Wednesday, November 9th, 2005 at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late William James (Bill) Tonkin. Will be lovingly remembered by daughter Margaret and her husband Duncan McPherson. Loved grandmother of Warren, and Camille and her husband Michael Coombes and ''Great'' to Stuart Coombes. Annie is predeceased by her brothers Bill and John Tannahill. Special thank you to the staff at Marnwood Nursing Home for their excellent care. Rested at the COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1587 Highway 2, Courtice L1E 2R7, 905-432-8484. Funeral Service in St. Paul's United Church (Church and Silver Streets) Bowmanville on Saturday November 12th at 2 p.m. Interment later at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Toronto.

QUINNELL, John
Peacefully, with family at his side, on Wednesday, November 9th, 2005 at Versa-Care Centre, Uxbridge, in his 85th year. Beloved husband of the late Marion Quinnell (1988). Loving father of Vera (Kurt Neiman), Jacquie, and Robert (David Keeler). Cherished ''Grampa/Poppa'' to Sean, Matthew, Jessica and Trevor. John will be missed dearly by his beloved close companion Ms. Pumpkin. Funeral Service will be held at the Chapel on Friday, November 11th, 2005 at 11 o'clock. Interment, York Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, CNIB - Blind and Deaf Services and the Canadian Hearing Society.

CARNEGIE, Kenton Joel
Suddenly on Tuesday November 8, 2005 as a result of a tragic incident in Points North, Saskatchewan at the age of 22. Kenton was an honour student in his 3rd year of the Geological Engineering Co-op Program with the University of Waterloo and a graduate of O’Neill Collegiate in Oshawa. Kenton was a man of profound integrity, intelligence, knowledge, dedication and humour and he will be deeply missed by all those whose lives he touched. He was a man of science, a brilliant artist, and a musical aficionado. Kenton had an incredible understanding of the land and an everlasting love of travel and exploration. Cherished son of Kim and Lori (nee Hrehoruk). Loving brother of Calvin (Sarah), and Breanne. Dear grandson of John and Jeannie Hrehoruk and Lillian Carnegie. Dear nephew of Janey and Mike Dubrowsky, Roxanne and Johnny Hrehoruk, Debbie and Gord Reid, Pam and Ray Paquette, Chris and Jamie Emmett. Treasured cousin of Jessica (Pete), Johnathan, Brennan, Rowan, Aidan, Katie, Brett, Sidney (Karen), Danny, Richard, Avery, Jared and James. Friends may call at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa, on Saturday November 12th from 7-9pm and on Sunday November 13th from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. A funeral service to celebrate Kenton’s life will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Monday November 14th at 11am. Interment Thornton Cemetery, Oshawa. Memorial donations to the University of Waterloo Kenton Carnegie Memorial Fund would be appreciated by the family.

GRANT, Joan
Peacefully, at home in Oshawa, on Tuesday, November 8, 2005, in her 81st year. Beloved wife of the late Harry A. Grant. Daughter of the late Margaret and John Woodruff. Joan will be lovingly remembered by her extended family. Relatives and friends were received at McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME, 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) for a Memorial Visitation on Saturday, November 12, 2005 from 12 noon until time of Memorial Service at 1:00 p.m. Donations in memory of Joan to a Charity of your choosing would be appreciated.

MORRIS, Miriam (nee: Peck)
After a short but courageous battle with cancer, at Lakeridge Health Corp.-Oshawa on Tuesday November 8th, 2005. Miriam Morris at the age of 64. Beloved wife of Wayne Morris. Loving mother of Lorrie, Kathleen, Melanie and her husband Darren Hirschfeld and Ian Mumble and his wife Pauline. Dear step-mother of Mark, Kimberly and Jeffrey. Cherished grandmother of Brandon, Kelvin and Daniel. Beloved sister of Louise and her husband Norm Fowler. Fondly remembered her best friend Tom Rayner. Will be sadly missed by many extended family and friends. Special Thanks to the Palliative Care nursing staff on 6F at Lakeridge Health Corp. – Oshawa. Resting at the COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1587 Highway #2, Courtice L1E 2R7, 905-432-8484 (4th set of traffic lights east of Townline Rd.) Funeral Service will be held in our chapel on Friday November 11th, 2005 at 1PM. The family of Miriam will receive friends one hour prior to service time. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations to Lakeridge Health Corp. – Oshawa “Palliative Care” would be appreciated by the family.

NIXON, Madeline "Lynne"
With profound sadness, we announce the sudden passing of our Wife, Mother and Nana. Survived by her husband Eric. Much loved mother of Suzanne and Jason, Heather and Michael and Martyn. Dearest Nana of Jade and Thomas. Missed and forever loved by her father Thomas, mother Marjorie (deceased) and sister Gaynor and brothers Clifford and David. Resting at MEMORIAL CHAPEL BROOKLIN, 79 Baldwin Street Brooklin Village, Whitby from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday (November 17th) with Funeral service to follow on Friday morning Nov. 18th at 11:00 a.m. to be held from St. Thomas's Anglican Church, (Winchester and St. Thomas Sts) Brooklin. Cremation to follow. If desired memorial donations to the Arthritis Society would be appreciated by the family.

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