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ONTARIO - Durham Region - Miscellaneous Funeral Home Obituaries - 427

Posted By: GenealogyBuff
Date: Wednesday, 27 May 2009, at 11:21 a.m.

ALDERTON, Keith
(Retired General Motors Employee with 26 years service) Peacefully, after a lengthy illness, on Tuesday, June 5th. 2007, at St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto. Keith Alderton, in his 82nd. year, dearly beloved husband of Edna Eaton. Loving father of Elizabeth Alderton and Stephen Bryn Alderton and his wife Brenda all of Oshawa. Proud Grandad of Jaclyn, Melody, Jennifer, Harmony and Jessica. Great Grandad of Damien. Dear brother of Gaynor Alderton, Margaret Hunt and Gerald Alderton all of the United Kingdom. Preceased by brothers Neville and Jeffrey Alderton. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street, East, Oshawa (905-433-4711) With complete funeral service at Christ Memorial Anglican Church (Hillcroft and Mary) Oshawa on Saturday, June 9th. 2007 at 1 p.m. Followed by cremation and interment at Thornton Cemetery, Oshawa. Memorial Donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Society, would be appreciated. Visitation commencing on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.

DUNSFORD, Leonard
Owner of Oshawa Golf Repair. Retired Ambulance attendant. Born In London, England. Passed away peacefully at home on June 5 2007 after a courageous battle with Lung Cancer. Dearly loved husband of Mary Bebbington; Loving father of Brad Bebbington and wife Lynn grandchildren Allan and Katherine. Laura and Dennis Hiscock; Granddaughters Elizabeth, Tricia, great grand daughter Kayla. Survived by his daughter Jackie and husband Bruce and grandson Jacob; Daughter Dina of England. Survived by brother and sister Sid and Hilda of England. Missed by Cheryl & Tom and on-line friends. George & Jean Fordham and Carol & John Ronson of Oshawa. At Len's request cremation has taken place. If you wish in Lens memory donations to Durham Humane Society, 199 Waterloo St #2 Oshawa, Ontario L1H 3W9 would be appreciated. He was a great lover of animals. His faithful companion Jasper misses him greatly. Remember Len's sense of humor, never without a joke.

LEONARD, James
Peacefully at Toronto General Hospital on June 5th, 2007. James at the age of 66. Beloved husband of Patricia Buma. Loving father of Shonagh Leonard and step father of Jay and Tracey and their families. Dear brother of Ronald (Susan), Stewart (Dot), Melvin (Linda), Keith (Margaret), Valerie and Francis. Grandfather of Shyvon Leonard, Emily Buma, Shurice Brewster, William Brewster and Sasha Brewster. Great grandfather to Trinity Leonard. James will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Memorial service to take place at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa on Thursday June 7th at 11 a.m. Visitation one hour prior. Memorial donations to the Lung Association in James’ memory would be greatly appreciated by the family.

BABIARZ, Joseph
(Member of General W. Sikorski Polish Veteran's Association; member of Polish Alliance of Canada; Veteran of W.W.II; retired from General Motors of Canada after 29 years of service) Passed away at Lakeridge Health Corp. Oshawa on Monday, June 4, 2007, Joseph, in his 85th year. Beloved husband of Liza (nee Sereda). Loving father of Wanda and her husband Buzz Dubrowsky, Janice and her husband Julian Baluszek, Dianne Crawford, Susan and her husband Kevin Olenik. Stepfather of Nella MacLellan, Richard Misiak, Lola and her husband Wayne McGhee, Karin and her husband Bob Smith, Eddie Misiak and Jamie. Dearly missed and fondly remembered by his grandchildren Rob Malarczuk, Ashleigh Dubrowsky, Andrea Baluszek and Jim Goswell, Jason Baluszek, Jake Crawford, Hollie and Kendra Olenik, great-granchild Alexis Goswell and stepgrandchildren and great-grandchildren. Brother of Wanda Zienkiewicz of Poland. 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. Prayers Thursday at 7:00 p.m. A Mass of Chrisitian Burial will be held at ST. HEDWIG'S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 411 Olive Ave., Oshawa, on Friday, June 8, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. Interment Oshawa Union Cemetery. Donations made in memory of Joseph to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Oshawa Hospital Foundation - Durham Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated by his family. Special thanks to the nurses and staff on 8 Main at Lakeridge Health Corp. Oshawa for their care and compassion.

GRECH, Henry Charles
Suddenly, at Ajax and Pickering Health Centre on Tuesday, June 5, 2007 at the age of 78. Beloved husband of the late Edith Grech. Father of Helen Bulpitt and her husband John, Gordon Grech and his wife Cathy, Anthony Grech, and Sara Grech. Predeceased by daughters Kimberly Grech-Perkins and Deborah Grech-Allan. Opa to 13 grandchildren. Sadly missed. by his brothers and sisters and their families in Canada, Malta and Australia. The family will receive friends at the McEACHNIE FUNERAL HOME, 28 Old Kingston Road., Pickering Village (Ajax) 905-428-8488 on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be held at St. Bernadette's Roman Catholic Church (Bayly St. at Harwood Ave.) on Thursday, June 7, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. Donations to the Princess Margaret Foundation for Ovarian Cancer would be appreciated. A Book of Condolence may be signed at www.mceachnie-funeral. ca

HALL, Carrington ''Papa C''
Passed away peacefully on Monday, June 4, 2007 in his 96th year. Dear husband of the late Gwendolyn Hall. He leaves behind children Norma, Lloyd and Yvonne, grandchildren Ian, Donna, Trudy, April, Roger, and Lisa as well as seven great-grandchildren. The family would like to thank the staff at Winbourne Park Nursing Home for their excellent care. The family will receive friends at the McEACHNIE FUNERAL HOME, 28 Old Kingston Road, Pickering Village (Ajax) 905-428-8488 on Thursday, June 7, 2007 from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. The Funeral Mass will be held at St. Francis de Sales Roman Catholic Church (1001 Ravenscroft Road, Ajax) on Thursday at 11:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Should family and friends so desire, donations may be made to the Winbourne Park Nursing Home (1020 Westney Rd. North, Ajax).

HARRIS, Frank (Francis) Granger
March 6, 1928 - June 4, 2007 WWII Veteran - Royal Canadian Navy (1944-1947) Canadian Army (1950-1953 & 1957-1960), Canadian Militia - Sgt. at Arms/Rifle Instructor Fort York Rangers (1960-1978), Standing Member - Royal Canadian Legion, Br. 419, Port Perry (1967-2007) After a brief and courageous battle with heart & lung disease Frank peacefully left our presence on Tuesday, June 5 at 11:57 a.m., his family was at his bedside. Frank was born and raised in East York/Scarborough where he resided from his birth until 1967. From 1967 - 2006 he primarily resided in the Port Perry area. Frank was the first of five children born to the late John Dickinson Harris (1906-1939) & Mae Isobel Granger (1908-1947). He is predeceased by cherished brothers John Elgin (1929-2002) & James Ross (1931-1992), his second wife June Margaret (Dudley) Harris (1929-2004), mother to his son James Francis, and his one true love in this life, Margery Bernice McKibbon (1925-2003). Frank leaves behind his most dearly beloved sister and latter life care giver, Margaret Ann (Peggy) Hopkinson (Barry) of Barrie, and a brother, Frederick William (Sandra) of Hamilton. Dearest inspirational & guiding father to James Francis (Frances Ann), father to Vanessa Mae, loving grandfather of Tammy Lynn, Paul William and Alexander James. Great-grandfather to Madison Ivy and Godfather of Karin. Frank will be respectfully remembered by his five nephews, five nieces and over 15 great nephews/nieces. He will also be fondly & affectionately remembered by frequent visitor & first cousin Carla Salvador and our devoted family friend Anne Monteath. Most loved and cherished uncle & frequent mentor to nephews Stephen Granger Harris (Josie) and Frederick Joseph (Joe) Harris. Frank also acted as a respected father figure to many young people during his time. In this light he shall be very affectionately remembered by Carol Bacon (Keith) of Greenbank and Robert Mazurek (Patricia) of Newmarket. Frank's presence will be truly missed and very fondly remembered by the entire McKibbon family (Gord, Gary, Greg, Ron & all of their spouses/children), Lois Webster and her daughter Ellen & all of the friends and neighbours that knew him well in Scugog Point, Prince Albert & Port Perry. He will surely be most respectfully recanted and often times quoted by "The Boys" and staff he met with every weekday at the Port Perry Tim Hortons. Frank was unique in many mannerisms & a pillar of strength in all ways; right until the end. His ever present sense of humour, his loyalty to friends & family, his guidance & his innate wisdom will be sorely missed by all of his family, extended family, friends and all of those who came into contact with him during his almost 80 year presence on this earth. There are too many to count. Memorial Services to be held on Saturday, June 23, 2007 from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at "Grandview Farm", 15390 Bathurst Street, King City (Aurora). People are encouraged to speak of their memories of Frank and all are welcome to attend. For directions please email Jim Harris at huey1@sympatico.ca or contact by telephone at (905)243-5995 (cell). Interment of his ashes at Pine Hills Cemetery (Toronto) will occur at a later date.

LAKAS, Nicholas George
Passed away quietly in his sleep Monday, June 4th, 2007 at the George Hees Veterans Home in Toronto at the age of 91 years. Born in Oshawa on January 23rd, 1916, he and his brothers Gus, Jimmy and Philip owned two long time popular landmarks, the Victory Billiards and Lakas Lunch where he, his father George and his brothers served 4 generations of Oshawa citizens breakfast, lunch, and dinner until the early 80’s when they retired. A Naval veteran of World War II, he was an active life long member of the Oshawa Navy Club and the Oshawa Legion where he spent many of his retirement years engaged in social activities. Nick was always engaged in city life and will always be remembered for his hearty “hello” and the many stories he loved to share with several thousand people he graciously served coffee to throughout his life. In his silent way, he volunteered to give his life in Naval service in World War II and returned to Oshawa to raise his family. He was a true son of the city of Oshawa in every possible way and was proud to be so. He will be remembered by his children George (Cathy), Tasso, Maria, and Julia (John) Paulino. Dear grandfather of Nicholas, Stephen, Jamee-Lee, Ashleigh, Nicole, Sarah and Kirstyn. Loving brother of Gus. Will be missed by his long time companion Lillian Harrison. Will also be missed by Koula Lakas and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his granddaughter Pamela and brothers Jimmy, Philip and Harry. Friends may call at OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) for visitation on Wednesday, June 6th from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, June 7th at 11:00 A.M. Burial to follow at Oshawa Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Lakeridge Health – Oshawa or Veterans Wish Program would be greatly appreciated.

RUNDLE, Jessie May
Peacefully passed away at home with her family and friends by her side on June 4, 2007 in her 76th year. Beloved wife of the late Dr. George Rundle. Jessie will be sadly missed by her son, daughter, grandchild and many friends. Family will receive friends at the MOUNT LAWN RECEPTION CENTRE, 21 Garrard Rd. Whitby (just north of Dundas St.) 905-665-0600 from 6 to 8 on Wednesday June 6, 2007. Chapel service to follow on Thursday June 7, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. Cremation. If so desired in lieu of flowers, donations to Lakeridge Health Oshawa - Cancer Centre would be appreciated.

SARGINSON, Marian Nicol
Passed away June 4th, 2007 in her 77th year. Marian is predeceased by her devoted husband Bob. She was the much loved mother of Steven Sarginson (Creston, BC), Ruth Coburn and Jim (Oshawa), Bruce Sarginson (Omemee) and Heather Tingley (Peterborough). Cherished grandmother of Jessica, Jeremy and Robbie Coburn (Oshawa). Also survived by her sister and best friend Esther Gilders (Peterborough). While raising her four children, Marian returned to college to pursue a career in Social Work. She was the Executive Director of Big Brothers, and the first Peterborough area coordinator for the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Her many hours of volunteer community service resulted in Marian receiving the YWCA Woman of the Year award in 1982. Marian pursued many hobbies including sewing, knitting, quilting and crafts and many of us received the benefits of her many talents and generosity. The family wishes to thank the staff at Sunnycrest Nursing Home in Whitby for their care and compassion for Marian in her later stages with Lewy Body Disease (a form of Parkinson’s Disease). At Marian’s request there will be no visitation or service. Her wish was for those who knew her to donate two hours of their time to a charity of their choice. Private arrangements made through THE NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME, 53 Division Street N. Bowmanville, L1C 2Z8 (905) 623-5668.
We'll forever cherish our happy memories of Mom/Nan/Marian.

YEO, Betty
Age 83 years. At Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay on Monday June 4th, 2007. Beloved wife of the late Lloyd Yeo. Dear mother of Ed Yeo, Lorne Yeo, Ken & Kathleen Yeo, Allan Yeo, Janice & Dave Hutchinson, June Yeo and Tim Yeo. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Mary Welsh and the late Helen Wallace and Jack Hooey. Visitation will take place at THE NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME, 53 Division St. N. Bowmanville on Thursday June 7, 2007 from 12 noon until time of service in the Chapel at 1 pm . Interment Bowmanville Cemetery. Memorial Donations may be made to The Heart & Stroke Foundation or Cancer Society.

CARLYLE, Carol
Suddenly at her residence on June 3rd, 2007. Carol in her 62nd year. Predeceased by her husband Edward Carlyle. Loving mother of Scott (Justine) and Brent. Dear sister to Larry (Marian), Sherri (John), Sheila (Scott) and Lanny (Glenise). Beloved daughter of Alletta Rusnell and the late Keith Rusnell. Carol will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Resting at the ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME, 124 King Street East, Oshawa. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday June 8th, 2007 at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated be the family. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 2-4 p.m and from 7-9 p.m.

DE BOER, Harmke
Aged 102 years. Passed into her Eternal Heavenly Home on Sunday June 3, 2007 at Brampton. Beloved wife of the late Arendt Hoving and Wiebe De Boer. Dear mother of Nancy & Andy Pott, Grace & Jerry Flonk, Ena & Bouke VanKeulan, Kees & the late Truis Fokkens, Arie & Swanny Pol. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Arrangements entrusted THE NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME, 53 Division St. N. Bowmanville. Funeral service and interment will be held in Gronigen, The Netherlands.

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