NOBLE, William Alexander
(W.W. II RAF Veteran, Past Chief of Dunedin Camp No. 5 Sons of Scotland Benevolent Association. Retired Postal Worker) Passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 12, 2006 at the Toronto East General Hospital, at the age of 83. Loving husband of Mary. Beloved father of Margaret (Chris) and the late Keith. Cherished grandfather of David (Tracey), Andrew, and Matthew (Michelle). Great- grandfather of Chrissy and Ashley. Bill will also be sadly missed by many other family members and friends, both here and in Wales and Scotland. Funeral Service will be held at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church (35 Church Street N., Pickering Village) on Friday, February 17, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. Should family and friends so desire, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church would be greatly appreciated.
SAFRANKO, Joshua Gregory 'Gypsy'
Peacefully, at home on Sunday, February 12, 2006, at the age of 3l. Beloved son of Rose McCulloch and the late Danny Safranko. Loving brother of Kathrine Safranko and her husband Steve, Jesse Safranko and his wife Jennifer. Devoted uncle of Kiauna and Ison. Lovingly remembered by his grandfather, aunts, uncles and their extended family and by his many friends. Relatives and friends will be received at the McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME, 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A service will be held in the chapel on Friday, February 17, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens, Whitby. Donations made to the Sick Kids Foundation would be appreciated.
WESTNUTT, Gene Margette (nee Morrison)
Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Sunday, February 12th, 2006 at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa at the age of 86. Gene, dearly beloved wife of the late Don Westnutt. Loving mother of Sylvia Blomme (Ray), Cathy Bekkevold (Peter) and Janice Clark (Mark). Dear Nana of Daniel and David Blomme, Nicholas and Erica Bekkevold, Chuck, Wendy, Michael and Sarah Clark. Survived by her sister Iris Morrison. Gene is predeceased by her brothers Cyril, Ivan, Jim and Wilf Morrison and her sisters Doreen Wakely and Clara Eddie. Predeceased by her parents Lois and Claude Morrison. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE "Thornton Chapel" 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Wednesday, February 15th from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at CHURCH OF ST. GREGORY THE GREAT (194 Simcoe St, N.,) on Thursday, February 16th at 10:30 A.M. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Memorial Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated.
Passed away suddenly at home at the age of 65. He will be missed greatly by Lourdes Barbara. Loving father of John Bonello, Andrew Bonello, Sonia (Milenko) Susac and Dianne Gibbs. Cherished nanu of Whitney Gibbs, Courtney Gibbs, Austin Bonello and Tatyana Susac. Emanuel will be fondly remembered by his auntie Mary Anne and his family and friends here and in Malta. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE "Thornton Chapel" 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Monday, February 13th from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, February 14th at 10:30 A.M. at HOLY CROSS CATHOLIC CHURCH (373 Simcoe St. S., Oshawa). Interment Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Suddenly, on Saturday, February 11, 2006 at the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital at age 67. Lillian, beloved wife of Ross and loving sister of Bill Harrison, Elizabeth Nicholson and predeceased by Hazel Gorlie. At Lillian's request, cremation has taken place.
GARLICHS, Ernst G. (Ernie)
Passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 11th, 2006 at the age of 84 years, at Lakeridge Health-Oshawa. Beloved husband of the late Anny Garlichs. Loving father of Marion and Terry Moore of Scarborough and Dirk and Lloy Garlichs of Waterloo. Cherished grandfather of Drew Garlichs of Waterloo. A private family service was held at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel”, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234). Cremation has taken place. Ernie’s family would appreciate expressions of sympathy to the Heart and Stroke Foundation in his memory.
GOOD, Joseph Roy
Surrounded by his loving family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, Joseph Roy Good passed away the morning of February 11, 2006, from a short and abrupt battle with terminal cancer. Roy grew up, and has lived in the Durham Region his whole life. Devoted and loving husband to Pamela (nee Greentree). Loving father of sons Ronald Roy and Steven Joseph, and only daughter Katherine Christine. Father-in-law to Terri and Tana. Grandfather of newborn Emily. Son of Keith Good and the late Mona Good. Brother of Pat Good and Jocelyn Leslie. Son-in-law to Ken and Chriss Greentree. Brother-in-law to Craig and Laurie, Joe and Dawn, Guy and Linda Greentree and Wayne Leslie, and Uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Full of spirit and strength throughout every day of his life, constantly compassionate to family and friends, sons, daughter and wife. His enthusiasm to help anyone he saw that needed a hand, 30 years of police services where he would always so proudly stand. Roy’s consistent involvement within our community is recognized. “Giving everything you got” is what he really goes by and would always emphasize. It is clear to see that Roy’s faith in God, persistence in his work, dynamic spirit, and care for everyone with all of his heart, whatever he did he would say “If you’re gonna do it, do it right, right from the start!” He portrayed the image of a true leader, a heart of gold, a smile that’s contagious, and silly jokes that never grow old! He touched the lives of everyone that he knew in some sort of way. Truly loved, always missed and never forgotten. Roy was involved in many campaigns, charities, fundraisers, and service clubs. Some include: Heroes of Hope, United Way, Kinsmen, Knights of Columbus, Parkwood, Setting the Pace, Kid’s Safety Village, and Hearth Place. His dedication to family, friends, and his commitment to serving his community will be carried on with the strength and persistence that he always carried in him. In lieu of flowers, we ask you to please make a donation to either the Durham Regional Cancer Centre, or Hearth Place. Roy was strongly involved in both of these charities.
The Good family would like to thank everyone that sent flowers, cards, or food dishes, or offered comforting words or prayers. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME , 124 King Street East, Oshawa, with Mass of Christian Burial from St. Therese Roman Catholic Church, Courtice on Wednesday February 15, 2006 at 11 a.m. Cremation. Prayers will be held at the Funeral Home Tuesday evening. Visitation Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9pm.
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family and friends at lakeridge Health-Oshawa on Saturday, February 11th, 2006 in her 80th year. Stella, beloved wife of Roger. Dear mother of Jim (Marion), Jennifer (Aaron), Laura (David), Sandra (Terry) and David (Dawn). Adored Grandmother of Michele, Tianna, Sonya, Aron, Sean, Roben, Nicole, Jennifer, Deanna, Adam, Sarah, Teri and Emma Rose. Cherished Great Grandmother of Ryan, Kyle, Renell, Scott, David, Meeka, Brandon, Christian, Bailey, Jessica, Kaira, Lena, David and Jack. A special thank you to Amanda, Shannon, Tanya, Mandy and Doreen for their wonderful care and compassion to our mother and the continuing care to our father. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel” 847 King St. West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Wednesday, February 15th from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, February 16th at 11:00 A.M. Memorial Donations to the Durham Lung Association would be appreciated.
MENNELL, Mary ‘May’ McNicol
(Member of the ACW of Christ Memorial Church, Oshawa and member of the Sneakers Club “McDonald’s Group”) At Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Saturday, February 11, 2006. May, in her 73rd year. Beloved wife of Tony Mennell of Oshawa. Loving mother of Alistair of Windsor and Fraser and wife Tina of Belle River, Ontario. Dear sister of Duncan Cameron of Clarington, Ian Cameron of St. Catharines, Catherine McEwan of Oakville, Helen Westworth of Port Hope, Isabel Dragich of Oakville, and the late James Cameron and their families. Relatives and friends may call at McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME, 152 King Street East, Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Wednesday evening from 7-9 p.m. Visitation will continue at Christ Memorial Church, 81 Hillcroft St. (at Mary St. N.), Oshawa on Thursday, February 16, 2006 from 9:30 a.m. until service time at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. Donations in memory of May to the Head Injury Association would be appreciated.
MOASE, Gordon Wells
Peacefully, on Saturday, February 11, 2006 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Bowmanville, 3 days before his 95th birthday. Gord Moase (formerly of Billings Avenue in Toronto), beloved husband of the late Amy (nee Meades). Loved father of Wayne Moase, Gary Moase, Ron Moase, Glen Moase and Gail Smyth. He will be lovingly remembered by his 13 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Gord is survived by his sister Marjorie Brown, and he was predeceased by his brothers Earl, Harold and Al Moase. The family of Gord Moase will receive friends at the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, "McDermott-Panabaker Chapel", 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905-985?2171) on Monday, February 13th from 12 noon – 1 p.m. A Service to celebrate his life will be held in the Chapel at 1 p.m. with Dr. John Sullivan officiating. Interment Pleasant Point Cemetery in the Spring. If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Charity of your choice.
MOLONEY, Francis ( Frank ) Joseph
August 21, 1928 - February 11, 2006
Peacefully, supported by his family, Frank will be greatly missed after 50 years of marriage to his beloved wife Patricia (nee Heffernan). He was the cherished father of Karen, Maureen (Bob Weindorfer), and Paul. Predeceased by his son Gerard in 1970. He was a very special “Poppa” to grandson Kevin. Lovingly remembered by his sister Helen Kokko ( Vic-deceased ); and brothers; Jim ( Teresa ), Mark ( Joan ), and Bob ( Fran ). Predeceased by his brothers; John ( Gertrude ), Vic ( Jean ), and Paul. Also loved by sisters-in-law; Doreen Cain ( Mike ), Marcella McReavy ( Jim-deceased ) and Jean Heffernan ( Joe; Bobby-deceased ). Frank will be sadly missed by a large extended family of nieces and nephews. Frank was well respected in his career, but even more importantly, he touched everyone he met with his genuine interest in people.
He was a true gentleman in every sense of the word, and his kindness, acceptance, and generosity, knew no bounds. He taught us to celebrate each and every day and to always put family first. He was a model of courage, faith, and strength, for family and friends.
Frank started his professional life as a teacher in a one room schoolhouse at Douro S.S. # 7, and then a three year period as a clerk at various Bank of Montreal branches. He then devoted his career for the next 33 years working in the South and North Main offices of General Motors of Canada in Oshawa. As an involved supporter of the Catholic faith, Frank was instrumental in the formation of St. Mary of the People Parish in Oshawa and St. Paul Catholic School in Whitby. In his retirement years he continued his work as a 4th Degree Knight of Columbus, helped establish Marion Place Retirement Community in Oshawa and Holy Family Parish in Whitby.
A special thank-you to the Bowmanville Hospital nursing staff in the “Special Care Unit,” and nurses on the second floor. Thanks also to “Durham Access to Care” case manager Paula Mercier and staff.
Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa. Visitation Wednesday February 15, 2006 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Prayers Wednesday evening at 8:30pm. Mass of Christian Burial from Holy Family Parish on Thursday February 16th at 11am. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Flowers graciously declined. Expressions of sympathy through memorial donation in Frank’s memory to The Special Olympics or Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family.
CROUTER, Gregory William
Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Whitby on Friday February 10, 2006, in his 48th year. Loving father of Kenneth (Rachel), Robert (Melanie), Holly and Angela. Will be lovingly remembered by his many grandchildren. Devoted son of Dorothy and Gerald and brother of Luanne, Paul (Wendy), Neil (Cheryl), Lona Williams (Jim), Laurie Simmonds (Christopher), Lynnette Thompson (Darrin), and Jeff. Relatives and friends may call at McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME, 152 King Street East, Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Tuesday, February 14, 2006 from 11:00 am until time of service in the chapel at 1:00 pm. Cremation. Donations in memory of Greg to the Lakeridge Health Whitby Foundation, Complex Continuing Care would be appreciated.
DOIG, Robert Thomson McIntosh
(Served over 5 years in Royal Air Force) Unexpectedly, on Friday, February 10, 2006, Robert at age 84. Dearly loved husband of Myrtle V. (nee Wilford) for 59 years. Loving father of Victor (Adele), David (Connie), and Margaret (Michael). Most fondly remembered grandfather of Michelle, David, and Ginette (Matthew). Visitation for friends and family at McINTOSH-ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME, 152 King St. E., Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Tuesday, February 14, 2006 from 2-3 p.m., to be followed by a private family service. Flowers gratefully declined. Anyone wishing to, may make a donation to the Children's Wish Foundation in Bob's memory.
GERRY, Frank Radford (Bud)
Peacefully, with his family at his side, on Friday, February 10, 2006, at the age of 89. Beloved husband of the late Irene Guse. Survived by his sister Glad Cameron. Much loved by his daughter Kathy and her husband Tim Jacobsen. Cherished grandpa of Heather. Will be sadly missed by family, friends and neighbours. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE "Thornton Chapel," 847 King Street West (905-721-1234), for visitation on Tuesday, February 14, 2006 from 2:00 p.m. until time of Service in the Chapel at 3:00 p.m. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens, Cemetery. Memorial donations to Variety Village would be appreciated.
HAIGHT, William Henry
William, son of the late Herb and Emily Haight, aged 95 years, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 10th, 2006 at Lakeridge Health, Bowmanville. Predeceased by his wife Verna (nee McCann), daughter Emily, granddaughter Claudette, brother Victor Haight and his wife Ethel, brother Harold Haight and his wife Myrtle, brother Alvin Haight, brother Clifford Haight and brother in-law Ralph Callaghan. Sadly missed by his sister Lil Callaghan, brother Ernie Haight and his wife Verna, sister in-law Hazel Smith and her husband Lorne, sister in-law Ellen Whitworth and many nieces and nephews. Loving father of William Haight and his wife Stella, Richard Haight and his wife Karen and Catherine Hopgood and husband Brent. Loving grandfather of Shawn Haight and his wife Melanie, Shannon Daciuk and her husband John, Joe Follest and his fiancé Doris Golloher, Brandy Furness and her husband Tim, Andrea and Emily Haight. Loving great grandfather of Stephanie Haight, Ashlynn Haight, Taylor Haight, Megan Furness, Kelly and Robert Crowells. The family would like to send thanks to Dr. Tony Stone, Lakeridge Health-Bowmanville, Durham Access to care and Saint Elizabeth’s Health Care for their caring support. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel”, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Tuesday, February 14th from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday, February 15th at 11:00 A.M.. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated.
PETERS, Helen J.
Age 88 years. Peacefully at Lanark Lodge Perth on Friday February 10th, 2006. Beloved wife of the late David Peters. Loving mother of Brian (Donna) of Perth, William (Judith) of Kingston and Nancy Campbell (Cal) of Milton. She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Jeff, David, Brianne, Blair, Laura, Erica, Sandra, Todd, Lucas and Drew. Visitation at THE NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME 53 Division St. N. Bowmanville. Friends are invited to join us Tuesday February 14th, 2006, from 1 – 2 pm followed by a service at 2 pm. Reception to follow. In remembrance, those wishing are asked to consider donations in her memory to the Memorial Fund of Lanark Lodge, Perth in appreciation of their wonderful, loving care of Helen over the past nine years.
At Lakeridge Health Port Perry on Friday February 10, 2006 in her 85th year. Beloved wife of the late Stanley Przysiezny. Dear mother of Henry & his wife Virginia, and Stan & his wife Barbara. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Jannine Quynton, Pamela Ransome and her husband Josh, Michael Przysiezny, Crystal Przysiezny, Cathy Przysiezny, and great grandchildren Andrew, Arius, and Ayla Mae. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa with Mass of Christian Burial at St. Hedwig’s Roman Catholic Church on Monday February 13, 2006 at 10 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Prayers will be held at the funeral home on Sunday at 7 p.m. Memorial donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Visitation Sunday from 7-9 p.m.
ROMANCHUK, Thomas John
WWII Veteran, R.C.A.F.-DFM, 40 year employee of Canada Post (Oshawa), Member of Canadian Legion Branch 43. Peacefully at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Friday, February 10th, 2006 in his 82nd year. Beloved husband of Mary for 59 years. Dear father of Eileen Morse (Erling) and John Romanchuk. Loving Gido of Andrea, Christopher, Katie and Becky. Brother of Elsie Wright, Ed Romanchuk and the late Victoria, Anne, Bill and George. Lovingly remembered by Judy Romanchuk and extended family. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL SERVICE “Thornton Chapel”, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation Monday, February 13th from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M.. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday, February 14th at 1:30 P.M.. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Durham Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated.
VAN HEUVELEN, Cornelis (Kees)
Age 84 years. Surrounded by his family, he went Home to be with his Lord on Friday February 10th, 2006. Loving husband of Grietje (Mosterd). Dear father of Anna (Jan Willem Koops); Margaret (Gerard de Vries); Couzyn (Elizabeth); Jan (Sandy); Cornelis (Darla); Richard (Jane); Betty (John Brouwer); Patricia (Tony Kuypers); Nelly (Rob Thiele); Hart (Diana); Hank (Susan); Aileen (Glen Harley) and Andy (Crystal). Loving Opa of 43 Grandchildren and 6 Great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his grandson Danny de Vries. Visitation will be held at THE NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME 53 Division St. N. Bowmanville on Monday February 13th, 2006 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. Funeral Service will be held at REHOBOTH CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH, Bowmanville on Tuesday February 14th 2006 at 1 pm. Interment Bethesda Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations may be made to The Hospital for Sick Children or The Durham Austism Society.