CARNEGIE, Laura Ethel
Suddenly and peacefully at Lakeridge Health Corp. - Oshawa on Thursday December 15th, 2005. Laura Ethel Carnegie at the age of 93. Dearly beloved wife of the late William Carnegie. Loving mother of Jim Carnegie and his wife Roxanne and Carol Fralick and her husband Ken. Cherished grandmother of Mike Carnegie and his wife Dawn, Kim Carnegie, Kelly Baker and her husband John, Mark Fralick and his wife Carolyn, Lesley Fralick and [removed] and great grandmother of Chenice and Cody Papp, Jordan and Madison Baker, Jacob Fralick and Brenden and Matthew Carnegie. Cremation with interment at Pine Grove Cemetery, Prince Albert. Donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated and may be made at THE ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME 124 King Street East, Oshawa.
At Thorntonview Nursing Home on Thursday December 15, 2005. Elsie Holdstock in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Eustace. Dear mother of Oliver & his wife Carol. Predeceased by her daughters Anne and Elaine. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Heather (Ken) Howe, and Susan (Jason) Mills, and by her great grandchildren Rebecca and Olivia Howe. Dear sister of Greta Kronquist, Floyd Beckett, John Beckett, Jim Beckett, Dawson Beckett, and Jennie Lamb. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa with funeral service in the Chapel on Monday December 19, 2005 at 11 a.m. Cremation Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations to Kingsview United Church or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Visitation Sunday 2-4 p.m. Monday 10 � 11 a.m.
KIRBY, Marjorie June
Suddenly at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Thursday, December 15th, 2005 at the age of 84. Dearly beloved wife of the late Gordon Kirby and William Forrest. Loving mother of Ginny, Ron, Kim, Guy, Michael, Cheryl, Scott and the late Rick and Carlene. Lovingly remembered by all her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dear sister of Betty Marsh, Barbara Smart, Bob, Tom and the late Reg and Don Skelton. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE "Thornton Chapel", 847 King Street West (905-571-1234) for visitation on Sunday, December 18th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Monday, December 19th at 1:00 p.m. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
POPADYN, Barbara Joan
Peacefully at her residence on Thursday, December 15, 2005. Barbara Popadyn dearly beloved wife of late Alexander "Alex" Popadyn. Loving mother of Jean Helm and her husband Ron of Tweed, Steve and his wife Lori of Bowmanville. Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Paul, Brian and James Helm, Holly, Dana and Matthew Popadyn. Also survived by fourteen great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Debbie Horton and her husband Lawrence and the late Beverly Arsenault, Donald and Ralph Clay. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King St. East, Oshawa (905)433-4711, with funeral service in the chapel on Tuesday, December 20th, at 1pm. Interment Thornton Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Visitation commencing Monday from 7pm until 9pm.
ROBERTS, May Park (Lyons)
Age 90 years. Peacefully at Bay Ridges Long Term Care, Pickering on Thursday December 15, 2005. Beloved wife of the late John W. Roberts. Dear mother of Deanna Brown and predeceased by her son Donald Roberts (1995). Loving grandmother to Cheryl Murray; Alan Brown & his wife Dolores and Jason & Shannon Roberts. Cherished great-grandmother of Colby & Jessica Murray and Courtney & Madison Brown. She will be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews and friends in Wilmot Creek. Visitation will be held at THE NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME 53 Division St. N. Bowmanville 2-5 pm Sunday December 18th, 2005. Funeral Service will be held in our Chapel at 10:30 am Monday December 19th, 2005. Interment to follow reception at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Scarborough. Memorial Donations may be made to a Charity of your Choice or St. Andrew�s Presbyterian Church.
At the Village of Taunton Mills Residence on Thursday December 15, 2005. Maria Ruzzo (nee Castaldi) in her 75th year. Beloved wife of the late Giovanni Ruzzo. Loving mother of Anna Basile & her husband Pasquale, Antonio Ruzzo & his wife Brenda, and Peter Ruzzo & his wife Nora. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Mark (Melody) and Karla, Andrea, Adam and Shauna, and great grandchildren Hannah & Dominic. Dear sister of Emma Cappuccitti, Filomenia Melocchi & her husband Rocco, and sister in law of Margherita Petrarca & Giuseppina Santilli. Predeceased by her sisters Anna Mastroianni & Erminia Castaldi, and her brothers Vincenzo Castaldi & Giuseppe Castaldi. Maria will be fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews, her many relatives in Italy & the United States. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa. For further information, please contact the funeral home at 905-433-4711.
ASHTON, Doris (nee Hedge)
(Member of the Audley Community Club and past member of the Oshawa Fiddle Club) Passed away peacefully at Ballycliffe Lodge on Wednesday, December 14, 2005. Doris, in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late John Ashton. Loving mother of Robert and his friend Maisie and Mary and her husband Graham Jefferies. Cherished Nana of Robbie, John and his wife Emily and Charles. Dear sister of Mac and Helen Hedge; May and Norm Jackson and predeceased by James and Arthur. Sister-in-law of Jean and Emma. Should family and friends so desire, donations to the Charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.
BELYEA, Dorothy Mae
Passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness at her home in Oshawa, on December 14, 2005, in her 75th year, with her daughter Kimberly by her side. Predeceased by her husband Marven Belyea (1979). Loving mother of Rick, Kevin, Kerry and friend Donna, Kendra (Joe Moriera, all of Cambridge. Grandmother of Darryl, Allan and Michael Belyea, Tyler and Eric Moriera, all of Cambridge. Cherished sister of Thomas Weaver of Palm Springs, California. Lovingly remembered by many friends in Cambridge and Oshawa, Ontario. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Lung Association.
KENT, Marie Frances
(of Tsawwassen, BC & formerly of Oshawa, and Beaconsfield Quebec) At Ladner BC on Wednesday December 28, 2005. Marie Lepine born in Smithville, ON on December 14, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Annie and Alexander Lepine and was predeceased by her husband Walter and special friend Ron Treleaven. She is survived by her children Doreen Kent of Tsawwassen, BC, and Gordon & his wife Arlene of Summerside, PEI. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa with funeral service in the Chapel on Saturday January 7, 2006 at 11 a.m. Interment Oshawa Union Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated. Visitation Friday 6 � 9 p.m.
LYSAY, William Basil (Bill)
Peacefully at the Bay Ridges Long Term Care on Wednesday, December 14, 2005. Bill, beloved husband of Monica, for 33 years. Loving father of Jennifer and her husband John Maison. Brother of Ollie Woloski of Richmond Hill and predeceased by Russell and John. Uncle of Shelly, Cathy, Debbie and Greg. Funeral Mass at Holy Redeemer Church, 896 Eyer Drive, Pickering on Saturday, December 17, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. The family would appreciate donations to Holy Redeemer Building Fund or Bay Ridges Long Term Care.
MORRISON, Patrick Douglas
At Lakeridge Health Corp. Oshawa, on Wednesday, December 14, 2005, at the age of 49. Beloved son of Ada Burns and the late Lloyd Morrison and stepfather John Burns. Fondly remembered by brother Michael and his wife Lynne, nephews Christopher and Justin, great-niece Breanna and many relatives and friends. Relatives and friends will be received at the McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME, 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Thursday, December 15, 2005, from 7-9 p.m. Honouring Pat's wishes service and committal will be held in Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia.
NUTTALL, Bertha Mae (nee Stephenson)
Passed away peacefully on the eve of December 14, 2005 in her 90th year, in the beautiful care home, �Walnut Grove�. Bertha was married to Mark Nuttall (deceased 2002) and previously to Leslie M. Dier (deceased 1958). Survived by her daughter, Patricia J. Ruddy (Dier) and loving son in law Robert John. Survived as well by her grandchildren William Leslie and his wife Tamara, Michael Ruddy and Matthew Ruddy and great grandson, William Robert. Bertha was pre-deceased by her sister Marion Stephenson (Edmondson) and husband Harold; sister Wilma Stephenson & husbands George Mepstead and Art Wright; as well as loving brother James Cecil Stephenson survived by his wife Patricia Stephenson and former wife Klara Lockhart. Bertha is survived by her loving and closest friend, Helen Piatti (Proctor). Bertha was a long time retired employee of General Motors, Parts and Service Department. She was a life member of the Rebecca Lodge. She attended both Simcoe Street and Kingsview United Church. Many thanks to Rev. Craig Donnelly for his care and support. Many, many thanks for the loving kindness and extreme 24 hour care provided by all the staff at Walnut Grove � Sylvia (owner), Brenda RPN, Heather, Lou, Suzanne, Janet, Tetyana, Carol, Kelly, Kerri and all others. A warm thank you to Dr. Patrick Irwin for his vigilance and compassionate care. A special thank you from the family to long time companion, friend and respite (hospice) nurse Judith Brown, for her continued support and loving care of Bertha over the years. Many thanks to all other home care supporters � Diane and her daughter Lori-Lynn, Jill, Roseanna, Christine, Ingrid and many more. A thank you to Ann Maas at Durham Medical for all the help. Also a heartfelt thank you to Dr. Ralph Jamieson and his wife Helen and to Dr. Margaret Fidler & Dr. Clarke for Bertha�s care in the past. Bertha leaves many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews who loved her dearly both here and in Toronto and areas to the west as well as the Kingston/Wesport Region. There will be a visitation from 12:30 p.m. � 1:30 p.m. Monday December 19, 2005 at the OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE, 124 King Street East, Oshawa followed by a funeral service in the Chapel at 1:30 p.m. Many thanks to Bob Armstrong and Debbie and also to Gary at Lasting Expressions. Donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Alzheimer Society.
Bertha has taken flight with the Christmas Angels
SIMONS, Florence May (nee Harris)
Peacefully at Ballycliffe Retirement Home, Ajax, on the 14th of December 2005. Florence May Simons in her 98th year. Predeceased by her husband Ernest Calvert and by her husband Frank Simons. Mrs Simons was a long time Member of Pickering Village United Church, a member of the Eastern Star and in her younger days a devoted member of the U.C.W. A memorial service to celebrate her life, followed by a U.C.W reception tea (that she requested) will be held in early January at Pickering Village Untied Church at a time to be announced. If desired donations may be made in her memory to the Trustee Fund of Pickering Village United Church, 300 Church Street North, Ajax, Ontario L1T 2W7.
Of Sunderland, entered into rest at Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa on Wednesday, December 14, 2005. William Williams, in his 70th year, was the beloved husband of Mary Springett (1998). Dear brother of the late Murray Williams (2005). Dearly remembered by several nieces and nephews.
ALBERGA, Debora Catherine ''Debbie''
Peacefully, after a long hard fight with brain cancer, Debbie, left us at 7:20 p.m. Tuesday, December 13, 2005. Debbie (nee Turgeon), in her 53rd year, sadly missed by her husband Vito of 31 years, sons Matthew (Lee), and Luke. Beloved daughter of Carmen and the late John Turgeon. Devoted and loved sister of Lorraine and her husband Jaan Rutnik and their son Andres, and the late Michael Turgeon. 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 Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. GERTRUDE' S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 690 King St. E., Oshawa, on Saturday, December 17, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. Entombment at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, Whitby. Donations made in memory of Debbie to the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, 620 Colborne St., Suite 301, London, Ontario N6B3R9 would be appreciated.
CONLIN, Frank L.
Age 87 years. Suddenly as the result of an accident on Tuesday December 13, 2005. Beloved husband of Dorothy (Moorey) Conlin. Dear father of Jean & Ernie Fleetwood and Marion Hamilton & Craig Nichols. Loving grandfather of Paul, Angela, and Ryan and great-grandfather of Holden Williams Fleetwood. Dear brother-in-law to Shirley Conlin, Madeline & Mance Clarke and Helen Moorey. Visitation will be held at THE NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME 53 Division St. N. Bowmanville 2-4 & 7-9 pm Thursday Dec. 15, 2005 Funeral Service will be held in our Chapel at 1 pm Friday Dec.16, 2005. Cremation. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Arthritis Society.
Passed away peacefully at Hillsdale Estates on Tuesday December 13, 2005 in her 81st year. Beloved wife of the late Cecil Cullen. Loving father of Gail & her husband Walter Scott of Sarnia, Floyd & his wife Barbara of Oshawa, and Phillip & his wife Susan of Oshawa. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Terry, Jason, James, Debbie and great grandchildren Cole and Tyler. Sister of Jean Dupuis. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa with Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary of the People Church on Saturday December 17, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. Interment St. Ignatius Cemetery, Maynooth in the spring. Prayers will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 8:15 p.m. Memorial donations to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated. Visitation Friday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.
GEARIN, (n�e McCann), Nora Philomena
Of Oshawa, passed away on December 14, 2005. Wife of the late Jack Gearin. Philomena, born in Cookstown, Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland will be sadly missed by her daughter Kerry and grandson Seamus of Toronto, her son John-Paul, his wife Cathy Orr and grandchildren Lily Rose and Nigel of Peterborough. Loving sister to the late Kathleen Leahy, Lily Darragh, Anne Burke and Arthur McCann all of Ireland. Philomena worked as a law clerk at Osgoode Hall and Donald Dodd�s office as well as a ward secretary at Oshawa General Hospital. Visitation will be held on Sunday December 18th at ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME in Oshawa from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday December 19th at St. Gertrude�s Church at 10 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Many thanks and much gratitude go out to all of Philomena�s caregivers from Homecare, especially Elizabeth and Sharon, and to all of her loving Taylor Avenue neighbours of 40 years. Please in lieu of flowers, donations or lobby efforts can be made to, or on behalf of: Grandview Children�s Centre, Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Ontario Coalition Against Poverty.
MCENANEY, Jacqueline "Jackie" Alberta
Passed away on Tuesday December 13, 2005, at Lakeridge Health, Port Perry, at the age of 78. Jackie, beloved wife of the late Basil "Bud". Loving mother of Bernie and Diane, Karen and Jack Cummings, and Lenard and Lynda. She will be held in the hearts of her grandchildren Adam (Lis), Sabrina, Michele, Sean, Carly (Abdul), Daryl (Marnie), Holly, and Stephanie. Great grandchildren Kassidy, Brooke, Logan, Gage, Hope, Cameron, Evan, Ryan, Hafsa, and Sydney. In Jackie's memory, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Diabetes Association or to the Community Memorial Hospital Foundation, Port Perry.
NILES-BOYES, Theresa (Tina)
Passed away peacefully on December 13, 2005 at the age of 52, after a short and courageous battle with Cancer at the Lakeridge Health Hospital in Oshawa, where she was employed for over 20 years as an X-Ray Technician. She left us quietly with her loving husband Mark and her good friend Gale by her side. Theresa was, a loving mother to daughter Carly and to son Shane; a beautiful daughter of George and Dorothy Niles; a wonderful sister and sister in-law to Mike (Claudia) Niles, Andy (Barbara) Niles, Denis (Brenda) Niles, Diane (Ray) Kopp, Mark (Annette) Niles, Bart Boyes and Debbie Woods and caring aunt to Paul, Ryan, Jennifer, Breanne, Christopher, Steven, Amber, Chelsy, Bill and Dillon. A Memorial service will be held on Saturday December 17, 2005 at 11:00 am at Paroisse Assomption De Notre-Dame Church, 384 Hillside Ave., Oshawa, Ont. Memorial donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society in her memory.
(Veteran of W.W. II) Peacefully with his family at his side, at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 in his 86th year. Beloved husband of the late Viva Ritzie (nee Whiteman) for 62 years. Loving father of Gail Malette and her husband Kirk of Cornwall, Jacky Ritzie of Victoria, B.C., Peter Ritzie and his wife Joan of Hampton, Stephen Ritzie of Whitby, and Anita Grant and her husband John of Lindsay. Loving grandpa of Kevin, Nadine, Nicolle, Andrew, Scott, Laura, Sara, Megan, Peter, Amber, Angie, Craig, Colette and the late Grant. Great-grandpa of Tyler and Rebecca. Son of the late Andrew and Anna Ritzie. Dear brother of Polly, Mary, Irene and the late Olga, Julie, Walter, Steve, Bill, and twins Mikey and Johnnie. Peter will be fondly remembered by his daughter-in-law Kathryn Ritzie, his extended family and friends. Relatives and friends may call at McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME, 152 King St. East, Oshawa, on Friday from 2-4p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Saturday, December 17, 2005 from 2 p.m. until service time at 3 p.m. Memorial donations in memory of Peter may be made to the Alzheimer Society.