Harry Tuvi - Passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, February 1, 2006 at the age of 80. Beloved husband of the late Adeline Tuvi. Dear friend of John and Stephanie Bajcer of Whitby. Friends will be received at MONK FUNERAL HOME, 6 Helen Street, Bobcaygeon (1-866-393-0063) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday. Funeral service in the Monk Chapel on Saturday, February 4, 2006 at 11 a.m. In memory of Harry, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
Rita VanSickle of Bobcaygeon, formerly of Hamilton, passed away peacefully at Pinecrest Nursing Home, Bobcaygeon, on Sunday, November 13, 2005. Wife of the late Harold VanSickle. Loving mother of David (Susan) VanSickle, Montreal and Mary Elizabeth (Fred) Mitchell, Bobcaygeon. Grandmother of Jamey (Chantelle) VanSickle; Eric VanSickle, Jason (Andrea) Mitchell, Meaghan Mitchell, Matthew Mitchell and the late Mark. Great-grandmother of Zoe VanSickle and Ethan Mitchell. Sister of the late Mary, Oswald and Genevieve. Loved by her nephew and nieces. The family will receive friends at Monk Funeral Home, 6 Helen St., Bobcaygeon (866-393-0063) on Wednesday, November 16, 2005 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. followed by Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Church, Need St., Bobcaygeon at 1:00 p.m. Interment Verulam Cemetery.
Ronald Williamson - After a courageous battle with cancer, Ron passed away peacefully at home, on June 27th, 2004 in his 73rd year. Left to mourn are his beloved wife and best friend Joan; devoted daughters Lynn Warren and her husband Graham and Terry Woolner and her husband Bruce; his cherished grandchildren Ryan, Dan, Kristine, Stephanie, Jon, Melissa, Corrie, Cindy and Cait; goddaughter Lori Stiver and her husband Warren and their children Nicole and Benjamin; brother Maurice Williamson and his wife Mary. He will be sadly missed by his adoring nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his son David. Ron was a lifetime employee of Bell Canada until his retirement in 1984. We wish to extend our special thanks to caregiving personnel and Dr. Kevin Gibson and Dr. John Beamish of Peterborough. Family and friends will be received at Knox Presbyterian Church, Bobcaygeon, on Wednesday, June 30, 2004 from 1:30 p.m. until service time at 2 p.m. Donations to the Prostate Cancer Research Foundation of Canada would be appreciated. For further information, please contact Monk Funeral Home 6 Helen St. Bobcaygeon (705-738-3222).
At Frost Manor, Lindsay on Wednesday, November 24, 2004, Harry Wade of Bobcaygeon in his 93rd year. Beloved husband of Edythe Wade. Loving father of Phyllis (John) Dobbie of Bobcaygeon. Grandfather of Ruth Dobbie. Loved by many nieces and nephews in England and Canada. Family and friends will be received at the Monk Funeral Home, 6 Helen St., Bobcaygeon (1-866-393-0063) on Monday, November 29, 2004 from 12 noon until service time in the Chapel at 1 o¡¯clock. Interment Seabright Cemetery. Memorial donations to Trinity United Church or Community Care would be appreciated.
William Wiles - Peacefully, at Ross Memorial Hospital on Saturday, June 11, 2005, Bill Wiles of Bobcaygeon, formerly of Aurora, in his 71st year. Husband of Heather Wiles and the late Ida Wiles. Loving father of Bill (Sandra) of Markham, Sandra (Rob) of Orangeville and Karen (Ray) of Newmarket. Beloved Poppa of Matthew & Kaitlin Wiles; Erika, Torey & Nikki Taferner and Jesse, Ryan & Liam Gamble. Dearly missed by his sister Roberta (Greg) Vincent and his niece Barbara (Pierre) Williot. Family will receive friends at Monk Funeral Home, 6 Helen Street, Bobcaygeon (866-393-0063) on Saturday, June 18, 2005 from 10:30 a.m. until service time in the Monk Chapel at 11 a.m. If desired, memorial donations to the Bobcaygeon Seniors¡¯ Centre or Bobcaygeon Community Care would be appreciated.
Elizabeth Gertrude "Betty" Wheeler - At Pinecrest Nursing Home,Bobcaygeon on Wednesday, August 31, 2005, Betty Wheeler in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Flight Sergeant Cyril Harold Thomas (1944) and the late Philip Robert Wheeler (1969). Loving mother of Faith Caroline and her husband William Bird, Bobcaygeon. Predeceased by son Arthur Edward Thomas (1988) and stepdaughter Rosamund Edith Thompson (1991). Loving grandmother of Joseph Bird and wife Anne of Ajax, Valerie and husband Rik Robinson, Richmond Hill and Laura and husband Scott Duncan, Garden Hill. Also survived by her great-grandchildren Jason and Melissa Robinson, William and Philip Bird and Andrew Duncan. Betty¡¯s family will receive friends at Pinehills Cemetery, Toronto on Friday, September 2, 2005 from 12 noon until service time at 1 p.m. Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
At Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Hospital Drive Site, on Thursday, March 16, 2006, Margaret Walkinshaw of Lindsay, formerly of Bobcaygeon, in her 85th year. Loving wife of Walter Walkinshaw. Mother of June Smart and her husband Fred of Bobcaygeon. Grandmother of the late Stephen Morgan and Scott Morgan. Family and friends will be received at Monk Funeral Home, 6 Helen Street, Bobcaygeon on Saturday, March 25, 2006 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. for a time of remembrance and sharing. If desired, donations in memory of Margaret may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of your choice.
Edwin Warner - Passed away in his 95th year at Quinte Trenton Memorial Hospital on Sunday, January 15, 2006. Son of the late Lewis Warner and Lora Warner (n¨¦e Cook). Survived by his wife of 68 years Della Louise (n¨¦e Kerr). Father of daughter Linda Louise (David) Gagnon of Bobcaygeon, Ontario and Roger William (Sharon) Warner of Grafton, Ontario. Dear grandfather of Christopher Gagnon of Fort Myers, Florida; Cory Gagnon of Kitchener, Ontario; Bethanie Gagnon of Bobcaygeon, Ontario; Rebecca Rutherford of Port Hope, Ontario; Andrew Warner of Cobourg, Ontario; and Elizabeth Warner of Guelph, Ontario. Dear great-grandfather of Edwin Warner of Cobourg, Ontario and Jonas Gagnon of Fort Myers, Florida. Brother of Faith Warner of Sarnia. Predeceased by his brothers Robert, David, Donald, Fred and William and sisters Esther, Ruth and Marguerite. Family and friends will be received at Haycock-Cavanagh Funeral Home, Wallaceburg from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday and from 10 a.m. until service time in the chapel on Wednesday, January 18, 2006 at 11 a.m. Interment Riverview Cemetery.
In the early morning hours of April 30, 2006 the very frail physical body of Donald Paul Whyte released him to his eternal home in his 69th year. Don was the son of Milson & Beatrice Whyte and brother of Ross Whyte & Lois Smith, all predeceased. He is survived by his oldest brother, the Rev. Wallace Whyte of West Hill, ON. Don was born and raised in Bobcaygeon. Don was the ¡°Life Breath¡± to his wife Marcia Geraldine (n¨¦e Chambers) Whyte; much loved father of Melanie Grace (Mark) Silver of Coboconk & Teresa Dawn (David) Richter of Barrie. He was saddened by the death of his only son, Darien Paul Whyte of Newfoundland on September 29, 1999. Don & Marcia were blessed by 2 grandchildren ¨C Shannon (Steve) Johnstone of Cobourg & Shawn Silver of Alberta. Visitation will be at Monk Funeral Home, 6 Helen St, Bobcaygeon (866-393-0063) from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00 ¨C 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 2nd, with the funeral service taking place on Wednesday, May 3rd, at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to one of the following : The Christian Blind Mission International or The Hospital for Sick Children. Interment will be in Verulam Cemetery, Bobcaygeon.
HELEN "NANCY" WALTERS passed peacefully on July 15th, in Bobcaygeon, on her birthday, in her 90th year. Survived by her beloved husband of 61 years, Clifford (Biff) Walters, daughter Donna, granddaughters Heather and Lesley as well as great grandchildren James and Jessica. Predeceased by her brother Ian. Nancy`s wonderful sense of fun and her joyful outlook on life will be lovingly remembered by her family, friends and all whose lives she touched. An informal gathering will be held at Monk Funeral Home, on Thursday, July 20th, 2:00¦¤4:00 p.m., 6 Helen Street, Bobcaygeon (705) 738-3222.
Peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, December 14, 2005, Florence Windover of Lindsay, formerly of Bobcaygeon, in her 94th year. Loving wife of the late Clarion Windover. Loving mother of Audrey (Ken) Coumbs of Nogies Creek, Floyd Windover of Buckhorn, Dale Windover of Catchacoma, Wayne Windover of Omemee, Hazel (Dave) Leroux of Mount Albert and the late Mervin. Loved by 21 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. Sister of the late Jim, George, Jack and Art Hulland; Mary Grose and Ruth Traynor. Florence was a long-time member of the Salvation Army, Lindsay. Family and friends will be received at the Salvation Army Citadel, 51 Eglington Street, Lindsay from 7-9 p.m. Thursday and from 1-2 p.m. Friday. Funeral service at the Salvation Army Citadel on Friday, December 16, 2005 at 2 p.m. Interment Verulam Cemetery at a later date. If desired, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to MONK FUNERAL HOME (705-738-3222).
Roberta (McDonald) Welsh - Peacefully, at Ross Memorial Hospital on Sunday, February 12, 2006 in her 78th year. Wife of Bill Welsh of Bobcaygeon. Mother of Nancy of Vancouver, Gloria of Dunsford, Barbara of Peterborough and Joanne (Brett) Irvine of Haliburton. Grandmother of Colin (Sheri) Johnston of Oshawa, Shawn Welsh of Haliburton and the late Peter. Great-grandmother of Cody, Josh, Brendan and Jared. Sister of Mona Wilke of Cobourg, Doris Skipper of St. Mary¡¯s, Elsie Whatman of Peterborough, Josephine Kietz of Whitby, Marlene Curry of Owen Sound and the late Jessie Richardson, Isobel Stoakley and Eleanor Robinson. Family and friends will be received at Monk Funeral Home (738-3222) from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, and 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Friday. Funeral service in the Monk Chapel on Saturday, February 18, 2006 at 11:30 a.m. Spring interment Verulam Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Lakes Community Church would be appreciated.
Passed away at her home, Grace Young of Bobcaygeon in her 77th year. Daughter of the late Ann and Peter Litovchik. Beloved wife of the late Dare Young. Mother of Gary and his wife Henriette and Susan and her husband Arnie. Stepmother of Valerie Garland and her children Shelly, Kimberley and Carter and Darla Hunt and her husband Don and their children Jason, Blaine & Ainsley. Grandmother of Tara, Scott, Darryl, Sara and Nicole. Sister of Helen Doboski, Harry (Marilyn) Locke, Jack (Shirley) Locke, Vera (Nick) Lewchuk and the late Jean Lambert and Leda Lake. Family and friends will be received at the Monk Funeral Home 6 Helen Street Bobcaygeon from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m Wednesday, Funeral Service in Trinity United Church on Thursday, August 12, 2004 at 1 p.m. Interment Verulam Cemetery. Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
Martin Yorgovich - Martin passed away at Specialty Care Case Manor, Bobcaygeon on Thursday, February 2, 2006 in his 86th year. He was the son of the late Stephen and Annie Yeuyaih. Martin was loved by his family, the staff, residents and volunteers of Specialty Care Case Manor. Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Church on Monday, February 6, 2006 at 11 a.m. with visitation one hour prior. Spring interment St. Aloysius ¨C Our Lady Queen of Peace Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.