INCE, Etta Gwendolyn (nee Ferron)
Quietly passed away at Rouge Valley Health System - Ajax Site on January 24, 2006 at 90 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Arthur James Ince. Loving mother of Monty and his wife Flo, Jo-Ann and her husband Bob. Cherished Nana of Jason, Lisa, Michael, Shane, and Darren. Great-nana of Andy, Charlotte, Evan, Tanner, Macy, and Mackenzie. Lovingly remembered by her sisters June, Lorna, Barbara, and brothers Murray and Robert. Predeceased by sisters Ann, Georgina, and brothers Glen and Bruce. In lieu of flowers, and should family and friends so desire, donations to the Charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.
THEBEAU, Lorraine Mary (nee Robichaud)
Suddenly at her home on Tuesday January 24th, 2006 in her 61st year. Sadly missed by her children Brenda Barrette and her husband Terry, Brian and his wife Lori Thebeau and their father Eugene Thebeau. Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Emily, Alexander, Zachery, Nicholas and Katelin. Loving sister of Rene Robichaud and the late Emery Robichaud, Beatrice Teece, Leon Robichaud. She will also be remembered by her extended family and friends. Relatives may call at McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Friday from 12 noon until service time 1 pm. Memorial donations in memory of Lorraine may be made to Oshawa Hospital Foundation New Durham Cancer Centre or Charity of choice.
WELLING, Ernest (Frank)
Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday, January 24, 2006 in his 84th year. Beloved husband of Dorothy. Dear father of Bonnie Drouin and husband Donnie, Frank Welling and wife Madeline, Stephen Welling and wife Shirley, Fred Welling and wife Debbra, Anne Lao and husband Steve, John Welling, Elizabeth Ardito and husband Eugene, and the late Michael Welling. Proud grandfather of Donald, Michelle, Pat, Ryan, Justin, Wesley, Maryanne, Maria, and great-grandchildren Dominique, Braxtyn and Aryss. Survived by five sisters. Friends will be received at the W.C. TOWN FUNERAL CHAPEL, 110 Dundas St. E., Whitby (905-668-3410) on Thursday, January 26, 2006 from 2to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Service in the chapel on Friday, January 27, 2006 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at GROVESIDE CEMETERY, Brooklin. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Whitby Seniors Activity Centre and would be greatly appreciated.
In his 66th year, passed away on January 23rd, 2006. He leaves behind is wife Gail and daughter Danielle who will miss him dearly. Service will be held at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1164 King St. E., Oshawa on Monday, January 30th, 2006 at 4:30 p.m. - Service at 5:30 p.m. The family requests that donations be made to the Cancer Wing of the Oshawa Lakeridge Hospital in lieu of flowers.
BAIN, Theresa (nee Duncan)
January 25, 1926 – January 23, 2006 – Passed away peacefully at home on January 23, 2006 in her 80th year. Theresa beloved wife of the late Donald McKenzie Bain (1986). Loved mother of Don McKenzie Bain & his wife Marsha, Doreen Duncan & her partner Douglas Cowman, Duncan Bain & his wife Rhonda. Dear grandma of Donny Bain, Nicole Norman (Greg), Alison Duncan (Scott), Kaylea, Bryce, Madison, Aleisha, and Sydney Bain, and great grandma of Sarah, Evan, Emily and Liam. Dear sister of Madge, Doris & Maureen of Scotland and Angie and her husband Bob Kane of Newmarket. Sadly missed by many nieces & nephews. Friends may call at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa 905-433-4711 on Thursday January 26th from 2-4p.m. & 7-9p.m. A funeral service will be held in the Chapel of the funeral home on Friday January 27th at 11 a.m. Cremation. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family.
KNECHT, Hans Dietrich
In his 79th year. After a lengthy battle with Cancer at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Monday January 23rd, 2006. Beloved husband of Erika and dear father of Peggy. He will be sadly missed by his family in Germany. Respecting Hans’ wishes Cremation has taken place and there will be no Funeral Service. Arrangements entrusted to THE 53 Division St. N. Bowmanville (905) 623-5668.
LOUWE, Peter John
Feb. 13, 1953 - Jan. 23, 2006 There is a slo-pitch game in heaven this afternoon and #45 is pitching... I feel another win coming on. Suddenly at his home in Uxbridge on Monday, Jan. 23, 2006 at 52 years of age. Peter, beloved husband of Cindy. Dear father to Andrea and Sarah, grandfather (opa) to Brandon and loving stepfather to Cameron, Hayden and Hollie. Survived by his brothers Paul and William (Buddy) and his sister Nancy. At Peter's request, cremation was to follow immediately.
MACINNIS, Neil John 'Jack'
(Member of Knights of Columbus) At Lakeridge Health Corp. Oshawa, on Monday, January 23, 2006. Jack, in his 67th year. Beloved husband of Mary Carol (nee Barry) for 45 years. Loving father of Sharolyn MacInnis and her husband William Cockburn and John and his wife Lisa MacInnis. Cherished grandfather of Kyle, and Sean MacInnis, and Connor-Shay Cockburn. Dear brother of Kathleen Zabos of Toronto, Syl McInnis of Sudbury and predeceased by his sister Frances. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews, and his friends and caregivers. Relatives and friends will be received at ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 903 Giffard St., Whitby on Saturday, January 28, 2006 after 10:00 a.m. followed by a Memorial Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, Whitby. Donations made in memory of Jack to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by his family and may be made through McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME, 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558).
CULLEN, CLARE ANN (nee TURNER)
November 14, 1941 - January 22, 2006 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our much loved Mom, who passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and close friends. Devoted Mom to Nicola and Rick Major and Liam and Kathryn Cullen. Adored Grandma to Zachary, Sydney and Sabrina Major. Mom is survived by her loving family in England: Duncan and Leslie Turner, Diana and Alan Stainton, Elaine and Claude Baker and many nieces and nephews. A wonderful friend to so many. A special thank you to Dr. Nicole Devost, Catharine Plue, and the entire Palliative Care Team. Also to Marg and Heather from Care Partners and Tammy, Cindy, and Cathy who were so caring until the end. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE "Thornton Chapel'', 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Wednesday, January 25th from 2-4 and 7-9p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, January 26th at 11:00a.m. At Mom's request in lieu of flowers, donations made to the Durham Regional Cancer Centre would be greatly appreciated.
At Lakeridge Health Corp. Oshawa on Sunday, January 22, 2006, Doris, in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late Delbert Lorne Crapp; former wife of the late Garaldine 'Jerry' McKelvey. Loving mother of Doris Davies, Marilyn Mitchell and Gerald McKelvey and his wife Amanda. Dear sister of Elsie Knox, Benjamin, Harold, Frederick and Frank Audley (all predeceased). Loved by seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Loved by many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends were received at McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME, 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Service in the chapel on Tuesday, January 24, 2006 at 1:00 p.m. Donations in memory of Doris to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
GIBSON, Alice Joan
At Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Sunday January 22, 2006. Beloved wife of John Gibson. Dear mother of Barbara Ann Gibson; Cheryel Ann and her husband Ron Arends; John Douglas Gibson; Eileen Joan and her husband Jim Biggs; Garnet Eric Gibson and Richard Darryl Gibson. Loving grandmother of Robert, Tyler, Nathan, Cameron, Joshua, Kyle, Shannon, Erin, Lacey, Amanda and great-grandmother of Ce’nedra and Brock. Visitation at THE NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME 53 Division St. N. Bowmanville on Tuesday January 24th, 2006 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. Funeral service in our Chapel 11 am Wednesday January 25th, 2006. Interment Bowmanville Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to The CNIB Blind Children, Salvation Army or Covenant House.
GORDON, Edwina Milne
Passed away at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa on Sunday, January 22, 2006 in her 85th year. Dearly loved wife for 61 years to Robert (Bob) Gordon. Much loved mother of Ian and his wife Valerie and Brynn and his wife Maryanne. Grandmother of Michele, Michael, John, Courtney, Kevin and Sarah. Great-Grandmother of Lily. Funeral service was held at MEMORIAL CHAPEL BROOKLIN, 79 Baldwin Street, Brooklin Village Whitby, on Tuesday, January 24th. In memory of Edwina, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
HAMEL, Helen Marie (nee Fialka)
Helen passed peacefully surrounded by her family at Thorntonview Nursing Home on Sunday, January 22nd, 2006 in her 90th year. Loving wife of the late Yvon Hamel and predeceased by her first husband Paul Starr. Dear mother of Marilynne and Stan Konarowski, Therese and Dr. Eugene Mandryk and Paul Starr. Loving Grandmother to Stan Jr., Mark, Christopher, Karen, Lara, Shane and Jonathon. Adored Great Grandmother of Nicholas, Kody, Martine, Kennedy, Harrison, Mackenzie and Ethan. She was the loving sister of John and Geri Fialka, Mary Cowan, Bill Fialka and the late Gladys Kwiotek. Visitation was held at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) on Tuesday, January 24th from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. A Funeral Service was held in the Chapel on Wednesday, January 25th at 11:00 A.M. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to a charity of your choice.
KENT, Eleanor Bernice
Peacefully, on Sunday, January 22, 2006, at her home in Port Perry, at age 90. Bernice (nee Birkett) beloved wife of the late Bev Kent (1971). Loved mother of Richard Kent of Port Perry and John Kent and his wife Donna of Seagrave. Loving grandmother of Melanie, Alicia, Adam, Michael, Erin and Derick. Great grandmother of Ryan. Dear sister of Electa, Eileen (deceased), Ray (deceased). She will also be missed by her daughter in law Naomi. The family of Bernice Kent will receive friends at the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, "McDermott-Panabaker Chapel" 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905-985-2171) on Wednesday, January 25th, 2006 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Service to celebrate the life of Bernice Kent will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, January 26th, 2006 at 11 a.m. with Reverend Elaine Bidgood-Sveet officiating. Interment Pine Grove Cemetery, Prince Albert, in the spring. If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Community Memorial Hospital Foundation in Port Perry.
NICHOLSON, Shirley Margaret (nee Seggie)
Peacefully on Sunday, January 22, 2006 at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, at the age of 69. Shirley, beloved wife for 44 years of John Nicholson. Loving mother of David Nicholson, and Laura Nicholson. Loved Grandma of Spencer Partridge. Dear sister of Stanley Seggie (JoAnne), Linda Stewart (John), Gordon Seggie (Jacquelin Bowcott), and Janice Ruznisky (John). Dear daughter-in-law of Wyonda Nicholson. Dear sister-in-law of Richard Nicholson (Clarice), Mary Willard (Geoff), James Nicholson (Leanne), and Bette Bourgeois (Ray). Lovingly remembered my many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa, on Thursday, January 26th from 12 noon. A Memorial Service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home at 1p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Society would be greatly appreciated by the family.
NOBLE, Marcia (nee Carroll)
Passed away on Sunday, January 22, 2006, at Lakeridge Health Whitby. Loving mother of Joni Bell, and John Noble and his wife Linda. Devoted grandmother of Maegan, Melissa, Alexandra, and Cole. Will be lovingly remembered by brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews and many dear friends. Should family and friends so desire, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.
BATES, Shannon Marie (nee Procunier)
Passed away peacefully in her 54th year on Saturday, January 21st, 2006. Beloved mother of sons Robert, Sean and Paul. Cherished daughter of Earl Procunier, predeceased by her mother Beatrice and her brother Gerald (“Butch”). Lovingly remembered by her brother Lawrence and her sisters Ruby Clayton and Ellen Divine. Fondly remembered by Dale Bates and lifelong friend Ken Kirby. A private service will be held for immediate family at graveside. By her request, donations may be made to the Durham Family Court Clinic in Shannon’s memory. Arrangements entrusted to OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel”, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234). The family would like to thank Ken Kirby for his unwavering devotion, assistance and support. The family would also like to thank Shannon’s friends and the various medical professionals who took the time to care, your kindness will not be forgotten.
CONNORS, Lawrence Gerald "Lorne"
(Veteran W.W. II Royal Canadian Artillery) (Goodyear Retiree) - Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Saturday, January 21, 2006 in his 88th year. Lorne, beloved husband of the late Doreen Connors. Loving father of John Connors and his wife Pat, George Connors and his wife Sherry and the late Rick Connors. Dear grandfather of Jo-Anne and her husband Karl, Stephen, and great-grandchilden Tyler, Jazen, Karissa. Survived by his sisters Marion and Phyllis (Fred). Loving companion of Evelyn. Friends may pay their respects at the MORRIS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 4 Division St., Bowmanville on Wednesday, January 25, 2006 from 12 noon until 2 p.m. Legion Service and Funeral Service in the MORRIS CHAPEL on Wednesday at 2 p.m. Interment Bowmanville Cemetery. Donations to Memorial Hospital Foundation Bowmanville or Canadian Legion Branch #178 would be gratefully appreciated.
CRAGGS, Richard John (Rick)
Peacefully, at Lakeridge Health – Bowmanville on Saturday, January 21st, 2006. Rick Craggs, in his 65th year. Beloved husband of Betty (nee MacDonald). Dear father of Richard and his wife Caryn of Oshawa and Steven and his wife Nancy of Oshawa. Lovingly remembered by his six grandchildren, Catie (Sweetheart) and Brandon (Buddy), Jacob, Mitchell, Jordanne and Jacklynne. Dear brother of Don Craggs and his wife Barb of Whitby. Predeceased by his parents, Dean and May Craggs and his brother Rusty. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel”, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Tuesday, January 24th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday, January 25th at 1:00 p.m. Interment Ebenezer United Church Cemetery, Courtice. Memorial Donations to the Canadian Liver Foundation would be appreciated.
Peacefully, on Saturday, January 21st, 2006 at Lakeridge Health – Oshawa, Jan Derkacz of Oshawa in his 91st year. Beloved husband of the late Maria Derkacz (nee Panko). Dear father of Isabell and her husband Steven Hornell of Toronto. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel”, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Thursday, January 26th from 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at ST. HEDWIG’S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH (411 Olive Ave., Oshawa) on Friday, January 27th at 10:00 a.m. Interment Oshawa Union Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
Passed away peacefully at the Ajax and Pickering Hospital on Saturday, January 21, 2006. Beloved husband of Mary (nee Anderson). Son of the late Joseph Preet and Ida Rank. Loving father of John, Brad, and Jane. Loving grandfather of John Jr. and Michelle, Sandra and Dave, and Doug. Survived by brother Peter and sister Irene. Will be fondly remembered by several in-laws and friends. Special thanks go to his good friend Kurt Ortwein. Funeral Mass at St.Bernadette's Catholic Church (southeast corner of Harwood Ave. and Bayly St., Ajax) on Wednesday, January 25, 2006 at 11 a.m. Reception to follow at St.Bernadette's Parish Hall.
BROOME, John D.
Age 87 years. WWII Veteran Peacefully with his family by his side at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Friday January 20th, 2006. Beloved husband of the late Eva Pascoe (nee Johns). Dear father of Douglas & Lucy, Karen & Mike MacGregor, and the late Susan and Richard Broome. Dear step-father of Ruth & Wayne Barrett and Loran & Betty Pascoe. Cherished Grandpa of 15 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Survived by his brothers Lloyd & Marion Broome, Norm Broome and daughter-in-law Cindy Dekking. John was predeceased by his sister Violet, brothers Ross & Howard and one grandson. Memorial Visitation will take place at THE NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME 53 Division St. N. Bowmanville on Thursday January 26th, 2006 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday January 27th, 2006 at 11 am. Memorial Donations may be made to a Charity of your Choice. Legion Service Thursday at 6:45 pm.