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ONTARIO - Durham Region - Miscellaneous Funeral Home Obituaries - 424

Posted By: GenealogyBuff
Date: Wednesday, 27 May 2009, at 11:18 a.m.

MOSES, Robert Lawrence “Bob”
(Retired from General Motors with 26 years service). After a lengthy illness, on Sunday, June 17, 2007 at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Port Perry, at age 73. Bob Moses of Nestleton and formerly of Bobcaygeon and Seagrave, beloved husband of Dorothy (nee Laforge) for 50 years. Loved father of Dan Moses and his wife Wendy of Seagrave, Pete Moses and his wife Jill of Little Britain, Robin and her husband Steve Ashmore of Port Perry, Mike Moses of Little Britain and Karin and her husband Mark Czyruk of Nestleton. Loving grandfather of Matt, Josh, Jen, Jeremy, Jamie, Jonathan, Courtney, Justin, Melanie, Lucas, Colter, Caleb and great grandfather of Jacob, Lucas, Annalise and Brennan. Dear brother of Pat Moses and his wife Mary of Oshawa, Terry Moses and his wife Doris of P.E.I., Roger Moses of Wooler, Joan Hayman of Lochlin and Jim Bevridge of Lagoon City. The Family of Bob Moses will receive friends at the Nestleton United Church on Saturday, July 7th from 10 – 11 a.m. A Service to celebrate his life will be held in the Church at 11 a.m. with Reverend Karen Bursey officiating. Interment Nestleton United Church Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque through the WAGG FUNERAL HOME, 216 Queen Street in Port Perry (905-985-2171) to the Port Perry Hospital Foundation or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario.

SCIMONE, Giacomo
Passed away peacefully at home on Sunday June 17, 2007 in his 76th year. Beloved husband Maria. Loving father of Paul and his wife Kathleen, Gabe, and Raymond and his wife Adele. Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Lisa Marie, Jamie and Daniel. Dear brother of Nino and his wife Eleonora. Predeceased by his brother Severino. Survived by his sister in law Pina. Resting at The ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East with Funeral Service in the Chapel on Wednesday June 20th, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. Entombment Resurrection Cemetery. Donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Visitation 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday.

SPYROU, Sandra Lynn
It is with great sadness that Sandra's family announces her passing, Sunday, June 17, 2007, after a courageous fight against cancer. Devoted wife of Spyros, loving mother of Justin (Petra), Jennifer (Pablo), Jamie, and the late Michael-Gregory. Beloved daughter of Maude and the late Bill Cockerton. Dear sister of Danny (Carol), and the late Freddie Cockerton (Carol).
The family will receive friends at the MOUNT LAWN RECEPTION CENTRE, 21 Garrard Road, Whitby (905) 665-0600 on Saturday June 23, 2007 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., followed by a service to celebrate her life.

GRIXTI, Anthony Jr.
Passed away suddenly at home on Saturday June 16, 2007. Anthony at age 42. Beloved son of Maria and the late Anthony Grixti. Loving grandson to James Grech.Dear brother of Mary and her husband Emmanuel Debattista and Lorraine. He will be truly missed by his nieces Antonia, Allisa and Selena as well as his family in Malta & England his many aunts, uncles and cousins. Rested at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa. Mass of Christian burial in Holy Cross Roman Catholic Church took place on Tuesday June 19, 2007 at 10 am. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Epilepsy Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visitation was held on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 pm.

OSBORNE, Rita Yvonne
Passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 16th, 2007 at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville Hospital in her 72nd year. Predeceased by her husband, Gordon Osborne. Cherished mother of Lorraine and Scott Lapointe, and Ruth and Blair Hitchings. Missed immensely by her 2 granddaughters, Danielle and Chantelle, and her best friend, Ralph Schroetter. Survived by her brother, Gordon and wife Mary Rose. Loving aunt of Laura (Lucas), and Rachel (Jason). emation has taken place. A private family interment to follow. n lieu of flowers, donations to The Hospital for Sick Children would be greatly appreciated.

OWEN, Trent (David)
It is with great sadness that the Owen family announces the sudden passing of Trent at Rouge Valley Ajax-Pickering Hospital on Saturday, June 16th, 2007 in his 57th year. Beloved husband of Bev for over 35 years. Much loved by his daughter, Sheila and her husband Chris, and his son, Kirk. Proud Pa to Mackenzie. Survived by his mother, Irene and his brother, Kevin. The family would like to extend a special ''Thank You'' to the staff on the 4th Floor at Rouge Valley Ajax-Pickering Hospital for their exceptional care. A Funeral Service will commence in the chapel on Wednesday, June 20th at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. If family and friends so desire, donations to a Charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.

VISCONTI, Pietro (Peter)
Passed away peacefully at home with his beloved wife Carmella by his side on Saturday June 16 at the age of 74. Loving father of Anna (Newell) Visconti Morgan, Mario Visconti, Irene (Ivan) Kehoe, Pina (Scott) McLeod and his youngest Angela Visconti. Cherished “Nonno” of Matthew, Paul, Megan and Lucas. Peter was from a large family of brothers and sisters both here and in Italy who will be always have him in their hearts. Peter was truly loved by all his brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Dad always measured his wealth not through money but on how many many friends he had that were more like family, in this he knew he was truly blessed. Our precious father is now in heaven with his beloved son Joseph by his side. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King St. E. Oshawa with mass of Christian burial at Holy Cross Roman Catholic Church on Thursday June 21st at 10 a.m. followed by entombment at Resurrection Cemetery. Visitation Tuesday and Wednesday 5-9 p.m. Prayers Wednesday at 7 p.m. Memorial donations to the Leukemia Fighters would be appreciated.

WHALLEY, Pearl Alice (nee Jeffery)
March 11th, 1907 – June 16th, 2007 Peacefully passed away at Extendicare, Oshawa on Saturday, June 16th, 2007 in her 101st year. Predeceased by her husband Charles Whalley. Much loved mother of the late Kenneth (Tuuli), Fred (Mary), and Helen Lovisek (John). Cherished grandmother of Jeff (Rhonda), Patrick, the late Cathy Bentley, Karen, Lisa, Sandra and David. Great grandmother of Grant and Claire. Pearl will be sadly missed by her siblings, Bertha, Myrtle, Laura, Elva, Helen, Evelyn, Howard. Predeceased by Gilbert, Tom, Grant. Survived by sister-in-law Audrey as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Tuesday, June 19th from 7-9 P.M. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Wednesday, June 20th at 11:00 A.M. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made to a Charity of your choice.

WHITE, John Barclay
Entered into rest at the Community Nursing Home in Port Perry on Saturday, June 16th, 2007. John White, in his 94th year, was the beloved husband of the late Esther Velma Reesor (2002). Loving father of Carol & Howard Malcolm of Sunderland, Gail & Ron Rogerson of Nova Scotia, Paul & Florence White of Guelph and Marilyn & Adrian Brobbel of Spencerville. Dear brother of Mary Price of Peterborough. Predeceased by sister Virginia Grey and brother Donald White. Dearly remembered by thirteen grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren. A Memorial Celebration Service will be announced and held later in the fall, when the cremated remains of John and his wife Esther will be interred together in the family plot.

BAKER, Beate Veronika
Beate passed away peacefully with dignity and courage with her family by her side at Queensway Carlton Hospital in Ottawa on Friday, June 15, 2007. Beate was the devoted mother of Will and daughter in law Cheryl and the late Kurt and new grandmother to beautiful granddaughter Abby. Daughter of Ilsa Heinrich and the late Gunter Heinrich. She will also be sadly missed by Will and Kurt’s father Bill Baker. Sister of Brigitte Taylor and her children Denise and Henry. Aunt to Brigitte Belton and her husband David and their children Julian, Jeremy and Shania. Beate had a successful and rewarding career as a teacher and spent her last years with the Durham Catholic District School Board and in Bolivia. Over the many years of her teaching career and through her work with OECTA she made many long lasting and rewarding friendships. She will be genuinely missed. Family and friends may pay their respects at the MORRIS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 4 Division St., Bowmanville on Thursday, June 21, 2007 from 7-9 p.m. Interment services at Bowmanville Cemetery on Friday, June 22, 2007 at 11 a.m. Memorial donations in Beate’s memory to the Children’s Wish Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family.

COYLE, Teresa Bridget
Peacefully on Friday, June 15, 2007 at the Versa Care Centre, Uxbridge, in her 91st year. Succumbed to a prolonged battle due to ill health. Predeceased by her loving husband and soul mate Michael Joseph whom she longed to join. Survived by her loving children Patricia (Charles) Hamilton, Mary Jane (Jerry) Janssen, Joe (Mimi) Coyle, Mick (Isobel) Coyle, Kevin (Sonia) Coyle, predeceased by children Marie Baker, Paul, Billy and Cathy. Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Shane, Cathy, Daryl, Michael, Jennifer, Christopher, Joseph Jr., Joshua, Alex, Adam, Tiffany, Paul Jr., and predeceased by Tara Baker. Predeceased by her parents William and Mary Merrick and sister Mahala (Frank) Gallagher, and brother Basil (Ruby) Merrick. Mass to celebrate Teresa's life will be held at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (70 Toronto St. North) on Monday, June 18, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery. Donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Charity of your choice and would be appreciated. Special thanks to Mom's caregivers from Cedar Brook Lodge and Versa Care Centre Uxbridge who always managed to put a smile on her face.

IRVINE, Barbara
Peacefully on Friday, June 15, 2007 at Fairview Lodge in her 88th year. Beloved wife of the late William Bradey Irvine. Loving mother of Robert (Darlene) Irvine of Oshawa and Jannette (Alistair) McKean of Whitby. Cherished "Granny" to Stewart, Billy, Ryan (Lorrie), Scott (Kella), Shirley, Karyne (Robbie) and Jennifer. Barbara is predeceased by her sons and daughters: Billy, Edith, Barbara and Stewart. She will be sadly missed by all of her family and friends. The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of the staff and volunteers at Fairview Lodge in Whitby. Donations in Barbara's memory directed to the Alzheimer's Society would be greatly appreciated.

KAAKE, Lawrie Edwin
After a valiant and courageous battle at the age of 78, passed away peacefully on Friday June 15, 2007 surrounded by loving family, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa. Lawrie predeceased by his wife and life-long companion Shirley. Dearly loved by his children Kerry, Jeff and Claire. Cherished grandpa of Jason (Jen), Shaun, Adam, Callum, Colin, Brier and great grandpa of Justin and his dog Chipper. Brother of Jeanne, Bev and Earle (Val). Will be greatly missed by all of his nieces and nephews. Lawrie was always referred to as either, "One of the few true gentlemen" or "The nicest man you could ever meet". Special thanks to Len, Mary and Beth Ferguson for all their loving support and friendship and to the nursing staff on 6F for their fabulous care and compassion. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in Lawrie's name to R.S. McLaughlin Durham Regional Cancer Centre.

LONG, Brian
Born in Northern Ireland on April 23, 1946, he passed away peacefully on Friday, June 15, 2007. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Elizabeth, sister Eleanor (Fred) McClenaghan, niece and nephews Linda, Sean, Garry and Michael. He was predeceased by his brother Ronnie Long. Brian was a former employee of Canada Post and the Town of Ajax, Parks and Recreation. He was a veteran in the Canadian Army, PPCLI. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.

Our precious husband, father, grandfather, teacher, role model, friend, traveller, scholar, craftsman, and gardener joined the Lord in glory on June 15, 2007 (Uxbridge), in his 81st year. The prayers of God's people sustained Don and his family through the medical challenges of the past year. Dearly missed by wife, Carol (née Naylor), daughter, Heather (Jeff), daughter, Bonnie (Russ), son, Rob (Tracey) and nine beloved grandchildren. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date at Eastridge Evangelical Missionary Church in Stouffville. Memorial donations may be made to Precious Minds (, 905-982-0882 or 21980 Hwy. 12, Sunderland, ON, L0C 1H0), a charitable organization providing support to families in north Durham Region with children who have barriers to learning, or to Ghana Rural Integrated Development (G.R.I.D., P.O. Box 185, Bridgewater, NS, B4V 2W8), a charitable relief organization.

At Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto on Friday June 15th, 2007. Judy at the age of 56. Beloved wife of Stan. Loved daughter of Lionel Hynes and the late Doris. Loving mother of Clinton and Barry. Dear sister of Harry (Sonny), Leone, Jeanette and Denny. Resting at COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1587 Highway # 2, Courtice L1E 2R7 (905-432-8484) with Funeral Service in our chapel on Tuesday June 19th, 2007 at 1PM. The family of Judy will receive friends on Monday June 18th, 2007 from 2-4PM and 7-9PM.

Passed away after a lengthy illness at the Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa on Friday June 15, 2007 in his 70th year. Earl Yeomanson dearly beloved husband of Ferne Yeomanson of Oshawa. Loving father of Paul, Roy (Beth) and Brian (Crystal) and predeceased by Michael. Dear grandfather of Sonya, Joseph, Brittany, Brandon and great grandfather of Ashley. Loving son of Otto Yeomanson and predeceased by his mother Viola. Brother of Yvonne, Doreen, Ethel and predeceased by his brothers Fred and Glen. Earl will be sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews. Memorial donations to the Hospital for Sick Children Foundation would be appreciated.

CHARTRAND, Linda Dianne
Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa on Thursday June 14, 2007 at the age of 56. Long time companion and beloved wife of Maurice Chartrand. Loving mother of Chrissy Linkert (Bill Liscombe). Lovingly remembered by her granddaughter Aliesha McQuoid and step grandchildren Michael, MacKenzie and Rileigh. Dear sister of Judy Moore-Clarke (Robert) and Kelly Moore and sister in law of Lorraine Raphael (Dieter). Cherished aunt of Linda, Paul, Kailah, and Shelbie and great aunt of Kayla and Daniel. Resting at The ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, with Funeral Service in the Chapel on Monday June 18, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. Cremation. Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Salvation Army would be appreciated. Visitation 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday.

CRANE, Carol Lynne (nee Gladman)
Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Health Centre – Toronto on Thursday, June 14th, 2007 at the age of 48. Wife of the late Clifford. Daughter of the late Cy and Medea Gladman. Beloved sister of Sue and Gary Heron. Carol will be lovingly remembered by the staff and residents of Extendicare (Oshawa), the Calvary Baptist Church congregation and many friends. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Tuesday, June 19th at 3:30 P.M. until time of Funeral Service in the Chapel at 4:30 P.M. Memorial donations to Muscular Dystrophy Canada would be appreciated.

GALKA, Phyllis M.
Passed away peacefully surrounded by loving family at Lakeridge Health – Oshawa on Thursday, June 14th, 2007 in her 88th year. Phyllis, predeceased by loving husband Edward. Dear mother of Norman (Bonnie) Galka, Geraldine (Ted) Jordan and Patricia (Frank) Spina. Adored grandmother of 8. Cherished great grandmother of 10. Predeceased by mother Marianna and father Lukas Nawrocki, and 5 brothers and sisters. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Monday, June 18th from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. MARY OF THE PEOPLE CATHOLIC CHURCH (570 Marion Avenue, Oshawa) on Tuesday, June 19th at 10:00 A.M. Burial Resurrection Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.

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