FIUME: Francesca Maria

Posted by on October 30, 2017

FIUME, Francesca Maria (Fontana) – Wife, Mother, Nonna   lost her battle to dementia peacefully on Sunday, October 29th at Southlake Hospital in Newmarket. Born November 8th, 1930 in Grimaldi   Italy to Michele and Carmela Fontana.  Sister to Vanda and Giuseppe.  She made her journey on the Vulcania which docked in New York in August 7, 1953.  Making her way to Toronto by train to meet her soon to be husband and love of her life Ettore Angelo Mario Fiume.  The couple married on August 15, 1953 and resided in Toronto.  They had six children.  Maria along with her husband and children moved to Beaverton in 1971 in search of a new beginning after working many years on the night shift to help her husband provide for their children.   Her dream along with her husband Mario was to  be her own boss.  Mario and Maria opened up The Italian Villa Restaurant.  Maria loved not only to cook for her family but for the many customers who came through The Italian Villa door.  Her home style Italian family cooking is still the talk of the town to this day in Beaverton.   She continued her entrepreneurship with Mario by building the Goodview Motel /Restaurant on Osborne Street and the Osborne Plaza.  She was a hard working woman and mother who always wanted to do the best for her children and husband.  Survived by her six children Jean (Saverio), Mary (Rick), Joseph(Debbie), Michael(Mary), Anthony(Anna), Teresa (John) as well as her 14 grandchildren: Rosmarie (Kevin), Nadia (Fortunato), Stephanie (Jeffery), Victoria (Robert), Jennifer (Justin), Steven, Bryan (Lindsay), Michael (Christina), Marc (Andrea), Amanda (Brandon), Christina, Anthony,  Jessica and Joshua and 15 great grandchildren.  Maria a dedicated Mother and Nonna will be sadly missed.  Friends and Family will be received at Mangan Funeral Home (705-426-5777) 332 Osborne Street, Beaverton, Ontario on Wednesday, November 1st from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Funeral Mass on Thursday, November 2nd at 11:00 a.m.  at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 573 Simcoe Street, Beaverton.   Entombment to follow in Orillia at St.  Michael’s Catholic Cemetery.  The family requests that in lieu of flowers please make a donation in Francesca Maria’s memory to the Alzheimers Society of Simcoe County (please mark with Seniors Care Clinic on the memo line).  This way funds will be directed to the Heart Failure Clinic, contact Susan Nagy 705-329-0909 ext. 3803.  The family would like to extend their sincerest gratitude to Dr. Gerry Laudanski and staff her family doctor of 30 years and to the wonderful staff of Southlake Hospital.   On line condolences are welcome at www.manganfuneralhome.com

 

 

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Filed Under: Ontario

MACFADYEN : Hugh Leslie

Posted by on October 30, 2017

MacFadyen: Hugh Leslie –  January 26, 1955 – October 25, 2017.  Beloved son of the late John and Mary MacFadyen.  Hugh was blessed with six children: Becky (Jason); Julia (Colin); Jason (1982-1984); Tori (Dan); Curtis (Gabrielle); and Alexandra; and seven cherished grandchildren – Fergus, Ryder and Nyam, Aria and Aurora, and J.P and Hank.  Dear brother of Heather; and Janet (Scott).  Much remembered uncle to Sherri, Angela, Cooper and Ginger, Harold, and Amanda.Hugh was well known as the owner/operator of the J & H Riding Stables near Bolsover for over thirty years. He was also a skilled artist and crafts person, hockey player, singer and pianist, chess and checker opponent, and story teller. Hugh was a member of St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Bolsover where he sang in the church choir as a youth, and later taught Sunday School, and served on the board of managers. After an accident just over seven years ago, Hugh was determined to regain his mobility each and every day.  He bravely confronted and navigated the sidewalks and buildings of both Orillia and downtown Toronto in a power wheel chair controlled only by clicks of his cheek. Family will receive friends at the Mangan Funeral Home, 332 Osborne Street, Beaverton, from 2 – 4 pm, and 7 – 9 pm on Friday, November 3rd.  A funeral service will take place on Saturday, November 4th at 2 pm in St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 54 Bolsover Road, Bolsover.  Burial will take place at the church cemetery directly after the service.  All are invited for time of refreshments and fellowship in the church hall following the burial. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Bolsover or to the Ontario March of Dimes or Little Trinity Church, Toronto. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

 

 

 

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Filed Under: Ontario

CARNEVALE: Mary

Posted by on October 25, 2017

CARNEVALE: Mary – at Lakeview Manor, Beaverton on Wednesday, October 25, 2017.  Mary (Gauthier) Carnevale was the beloved wife of the late Fred Carnevale (1984).  Dear mother of Maurice “Mickey” (Joan) Carnevale of Bobcaygeon.  Loved grandmother of Michael (Roseanne) Carnevale, Kellie (late Ron) Harris, of Beaverton, Sharon De Giorrgis of Oakville  and Sandy (Mike) McGrath of Australia. Great-grandmother of Michael, Jonathon, Alex, Stacey (Steve), Bobbi-Jo (Jesse), Kristopher (Amy), Aaron (Hannah), Dustin, Haleigh, Andrew, Noah and great-great-grandmother of Harrison, Brycen, Addie, Lincoln and Georgia.  Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Friday October 27, 2017 from 7 PM to 9 PM. Funeral mass will held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Beaverton on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 11 AM.  Interment St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Beaverton. If so desired, memorial donations, in memory of Mary, to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

VANWART: Elgin “Al” Benson

Posted by on October 23, 2017

VANWART: Elgin “Al” Benson – (W.W. II Veteran – retired 37 year employee of TTC, member of Unity Lodge # 606, Murray Lodge # 408, Beaver Shrine Club and Orillia Shrine Club, Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 135, Beaverton) on Sunday, October 22, 2017.  Al Vanwart, formerly of Beaverton was the beloved husband, for over 71 years, of Jean A. C. (Coulter) Vanwart.  Loved father of Marion Isabel Croft, Sandra Jean (Michael) Tully and William Douglas (Susan) Vanwart.  Survived by his grandchildren Ronald, Donald, Edward, Lauren (Samad), Kevin (Jennifer) and great-grandchildren Ayla, Cameron and Zahra.  Brother of Shirley (late Ernest) Garbutt. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan funeral Home, Beaverton on Friday, October 27, 2017 from 2 PM until time of memorial service at 2:30 PM. Interment Stone Church Cemetery, Beaverton. If so desired, memorial donations in memory of Al to the Veterans Wing of Sunnybrook Hospital, would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

FITZGERALD: Hailey Jean

Posted by on October 18, 2017

FITZGERALD: Hailey Jean – at Kirkfield on Friday, October 13, 2017. Beloved daughter of Kevin and the late Darlean (Anderson) Fitzgerald of Kirkfield. Loved granddaughter of Heather Johnson and David Anderson and predeceased by  Mary (McNaney) and Lawrence Fitzgerald.  Treasured niece of Debbie and Dean.  Survived by numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Friday from 6 PM to 9 PM.  Funeral Mass will be held at St. John’s catholic Church, Kirkfield, on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 11 AM  Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery, Victoria Road. If so desired, donations in memory of Hailey, to the Kids Help Phone – Ontario Branch, would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Allen: Mildred Joyce

Posted by on October 13, 2017

Allen: Mildred “Joyce” – at her residence, in Beaverton on Saturday, October 7, 2017.  Joyce was the beloved wife of the late William “Jim” Allen. She was the cherished sister to Mary Anderson, Bob (Edith) Thomas and Bill Thomas. Beloved mother of Jim (Darlene) Allen, Ken (Colleen) Allen, Marian (Paul) Bosse, and Donna (Don) Grant. Joyce will be remembered by her fifteen grandchildren and five great grandchildren.  Family and friends are invited to a memorial service at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 11A.M. Interment Udney United Church Cemetery. If so desired, memorial donations, in memory of Joyce, to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

SPROXTON: Eleanor Jean

Posted by on October 13, 2017

SPROXTON: Eleanor Jean – With heavy hearts we announce that Eleanor Jean Sproxton of Woodville Ontario,peacefully passed away at age 83 surrounded by family on the afternoon of October 11 2017. From her birth in Unionville, Ontario on August 26, 1934 to her death she nourished people and the land around her with tireless love and devotion. She was raised on a farm near Stouffville by Oliver and Laura Reid and was the Third of Seven children. Left to honour “Ellie” and remember her love are her four children David, Norm, George (Jean), and John (Karen); Eleven Grandchildren; Steven, Bruce, Andrew, Michael, Mitchell, Adam (Rachael), Nicole, Ashley, Kyle, Drew, and Marissa; Four Great-Grandchildren; Liam, Cylus, Kloe, And Huxley; Five Siblings; Eileen, Frank, Marion, Dale, and Donna; and many nieces and nephews; Eleanor was predeceased by her parents, and brother Gord, as well as her loving husband Herbert. She will be remembered as a bright, strong and dedicated farmer, sports-lover and family woman in the church and community she served. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home Beaverton, on Sunday October 15, 2017 from 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Monday October 16, 2017 inside the Woodville United Church at 1 p.m.Rev. Wanda Stride officiated. Burial followed at Smith Cemetery just outside of Woodville. The Sproxton family would like to extend their utmost gratitude to everyone who sent their condolences or joined us to honour and celebrate Eleanor’s life. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Eleanor’s name to the Woodville United Church. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

ROSS: Ruth Ann

Posted by on October 12, 2017

Ross: Ruth Ann (nee Vallentyne) Passed away peacefully at Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay on Friday, September 22nd 2017. Ruth was the beloved wife of Robert Ross for 62 years. Loving mother and will be forever missed by John (Janet), Carol (Stephen), Ron (Pat), Elaine (Sam), Gord (Cindy). Cherished Grandmother of Carolyn (Steven), Alex, Andrew (Melanie), Will, Rosslyn, Tinia, Chantel, Chrisandra and Sarah. Predeceased by her brother Gerald. She will be remembered by her family and friends. Visitation was held on Wednesday, September 27th from 2:00 – 4:00pm and 7:00 – 9:00pm at Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton, with a graveside service at a later date. If so desired in lieu of flowers a donation to the charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com.

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BUTLER: Elspeth

Posted by on October 12, 2017

BUTLER: Elspeth – passed away at Oak Terrace Orillia, on Friday, September 29, 2017 at the age of 94 years. Elspeth (Jewett) Butler was the beloved wife of the late James Edward Butler (2015).  Cherished mom loved by daughter Sue Butler. Predeceased by her brother and sister in law Edwin (Cathy) Jewett. Loved aunt to Barbara Oakes and great aunt to Robin and Wendi. Remembered by her many great nieces and nephews. She will be missed by her longtime dear friend Miye Matsuoka.  She was known for her kindness and caring to others, her warmth and bright smile, infectious sense of humour, not to mention her love of dogs and chocolate. Elspeth volunteered her time to many organizations but in particular in her younger years she volunteered to St. John Ambulance, and received the Serving Sister award from the Governor General of Canada. Elspeth was an artist in oil, water colors and sumi-e also the past president of the Mississauga Sumi-e society. Special thanks to all the staff at Oak Terrace for all their warmth care and support.  A memorial service will be held at St. James Anglican Church 58 Peter St. N. Orillia on Friday October 6, 2017 at 2 P.M. Because of Elspeth’s love towards all dogs, and all animals, in lieu of flowers please consider a donation to the Orillia SPCA or St. James Anglican Church Orillia. Donations can be made through Mangan Funeral Home website.  Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario, Quebec

BROWN: Edith Victoria Audrey

Posted by on October 12, 2017

BROWN: Edith Victoria Audrey (Hickson) Born May 24, 1930 Died October 1, 2017 in her 88th year. Loving wife for over 65 years to George Douglas Brown.  Devoted mother to Nancy (Brown) and Michael Andison and Douglas and Yvonne Brown and grandmother to Nicholas and Patrick Andison and Julian and Jordan Brown.  Predeceased by her cousin/brother Murray Juffs. Fondly remembered by family and her many friends. Audrey grew up in Beaverton Ontario where she and George met in high school.  She graduated from Normal School in Toronto and first taught there at Maurice Cody School. After marrying, George and Audrey moved to Pickering where they both taught school, built their home and raised their family. Audrey and George operated Glenrothes Shorthorn Farm in Beaverton together for some 60 years, moving there permanently in 1984.  Audrey was the consummate hostess welcoming visitors from near and far who dropped in to Glenrothes to visit, tour the cattle and enjoy a cup of tea.  A strong community supporter Audrey worked tirelessly as a volunteer at the Pickering and Beaverton Presbyterian Churches and for many community organizations.  Audrey always had a special place in her heart for those who had less fortunate circumstances or for whom life had been unkind and would offer generously her friendship and support. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton, on Thursday October 5th from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm.  Funeral service will be held at 1 pm on Friday October 6th at the Beacan Presbyterian Church in Beaverton. Interment Stone Church Cemetery, Beaverton. If so desired memorial donations in memory of Audrey, to the Beacan Presbyterian Church or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. The family extends much gratitude to the kind and caring staff of Bon Air Nursing Home, Cannington Ontario. Online condolences are welcome at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

ALLEN:Mildred “Joyce”

Posted by on October 12, 2017

Allen: Mildred “Joyce” – at her residence, in Beaverton on Saturday, October 7, 2017.  Joyce was the beloved wife of the late William “Jim” Allen. She was the cherished sister to Mary Anderson, Bob (Edith) Thomas and Bill Thomas. Beloved mother of Jim (Darlene) Allen, Ken (Colleen) Allen, Marian (Paul) Bosse, and Donna (Don) Grant. Joyce will be remembered by her fifteen grandchildren and five great grandchildren.  Family and friends are invited to a memorial service at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 11A.M. Interment Udney United Church Cemetery. If so desired, memorial donations, in memory of Joyce, to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

Miller: Gloria June (Avery)

Posted by on September 19, 2017

of Cannington, passed away at the  Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay on Friday September 15, 2017. Gloria was the beloved wife of Rae Miller for 66 years. Loving mother and will be forever missed by Kim (Andre) Grondin, and Judi (Doug) Keenan. Gloria will be missed by her step grandchildren and step great grandchildren. Survived by her brother George (Pat) Avery, and her sister-in-law Roberta Avery. Predeceased by her sister Helen (Ted) Snooks and brother Roy Avery. She will be remembered by her many nieces and nephews. Gloria will be missed by her two cats Rusty and Daphne and her grand cats and grand dogs.  A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #186, 72 Peace St. Cannington, on Saturday September 23, 2017 from 1-4p.m with words of remembrance at 2p.m.   If so desired in lieu of flowers a donation to your local animal shelter or the charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

Little: Marjorie Gail

Posted by on September 19, 2017

passed away peacefully at Lakeview Manor, Beaverton on September 16, 2017 in her 76th year. She leaves her husband John “Jack” of 54 years, daughter Natalie (Mike Heon) of Pickering, son Martin (Andrea James) and granddaughter Jacqueline Little of North York, and brother Dr. Wayne Martin (Sandra) of Guelph. The family will receive friends at St. Andrew’s United Church, 523 Simcoe Street, Beaverton on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 from 10 am until time of celebration of life service at 11 am. Luncheon in lower hall following the service. Interment Stone Church Cemetery, Beaverton following the reception. If so desired, memorial donations in memory of Gail, to the Lakeview Manor Family Council or Alzheimer Society would be greatly appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

LANCASTER: Darlene Lenore

Posted by on September 10, 2017

LANCASTER: Darlene Lenore –at Port Perry on Friday, September 8, 2017.  Loved partner of Scott Leach of Port Perry.  Dear daughter of Stephen Lancaster of Woodville and sister of Philip (Natalie) and aunt of Kayla and Clint of Little Britain and Sarah (Stephen) Gilkes and special auntie of Erica and Nathon of Lindsay. Sadly missed by dear friend Ria of B.C.  Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 12 noon until time of memorial service at 2 PM. If so desired memorial donations in memory of Darlene, to the Canadian Cancer Society, would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

Vyse: Joan Theresa

Posted by on September 10, 2017

VYSE: Joan Theresa – at Orillia, on Wednesday, September 6, 2017.  Joan (Collins) Vyse of Gamebridge was the beloved wife of the late Milton Vyse.  Loved mother of Patrick of Gamebridge, Pam (Mark) Willemse of Woodville, Susan (Chris) McMillan of Midhurst, Mary-Jane (Dale) Whalen of Brechin, Sally (Jerry) Heitzner of Brechin, Sheri-lea (Ernie) Mount of Gamebridge and the late Gordon.  Survived by daughter-in-law Tuyet Vyse-Standen of Brechin.  Grandmother of eleven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.  Sister of Audrey (late Ron) Gibson, Kaye (Basil) Leonard, Patricia (late Ray) Marcotte and Mary (late Gord) Smith.  Survived by sister-in-law Jackie Collins.  Predeceased by Frank (Shirley), Kenneth, Gerald, Rita (Cleve) Clarke, Dorothy (Charles) Udell, Madeline (Jack) Hamilton and Nancy (Gary) Vyse. Family and friends are invited to a memorial mass at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church, Brechin on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 11 AM. Refreshments at the Brechin Mara Legion after the service. If so desired memorial donations in memory of Joan, to St. Andrew’s Catholic Church Restoration Fund or the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation, would be greatly appreciated by the family. Service arrangements entrusted to the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

COWIE: Mary Rita of Woodville, Ontario

Posted by on September 5, 2017

COWIE: Mary Rita – at Soldiers Memorial Hospital, Orillia on Saturday, September 2, 2017.  Rita (McCarthy) Cowie was the beloved wife of Earl Cowie of Woodville.  Dear mother of Patricia (Wade Rettie) of Kinmount, Dale (Heidi) of Washago, Ronnie of Woodville and the late Paul.  Survived by her grandchildren Gregory (Elizabeth), Kyle, Allen, Darrien, Drew, and great-grandchildren Teagan and Rorie. Daughter of the late Charles and Mary (Foley) McCarthy.  Sister of Ken, Donnie, Theresa Bedford, Barbara Eastcott, Beth and predeceased by Cathy Ward, Tim, Charles, Dennis, Gerald and Lawrence.  Survived by many nieces and nephews. There will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation with interment of cremated remains at St. Andrew’s Cemetery, Brechin. If so desired, memorial donations in memory of Rita to the St. Andrew’s Catholic Church Restoration Fund would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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BEARDEN: William John of Beaverton, Ontario

Posted by on September 5, 2017

BEARDEN: William John – at Cannington, on Monday, August 28, 2017. William was the beloved husband of Donna (Hallett) Bearden.  Father  of Dorothy (Brian) Murphy and Kimberley Bearden (Jeremy Surette). Grandfather of  Kali-Marie, Kaitlyn, William, Cutter and Ryan. Great Grandfather of  Kaysen and Kaylin. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home 332 Osborne St. Beaverton on Wednesday August 30, 2017 from 7-9p.m. Funeral service will be held at the Mangan Funeral Home Beaverton on Thursday August 31, 2017 at 11a.m Interment Uxbridge Cemetery. If so desired memorial donations in memory of William to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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CAREY: Margaret Joan of Beaverton, Ontario

Posted by on September 5, 2017

CAREY: Joan (Hanlon) – died on Sunday, August 27, 2017, at the Birchmere Retirement Residence, Orillia following a long and happy life. She had just celebrated her 94th birthday and spent much of the first month of her 95th year surrounded by her loving family and friends. Beloved wife of the late Paul (1994) for forty-four years and loving mother of Jo-Anne, Paul (Brenda), Patricia (David), Jim (Prue), Barb (Peter), Peter (Dawn), and Colleen (George).  She will be missed by her 14 grandchildren and five great granddaughters to whom she was Nana.  Joan was the daughter of the late John and Lillian (O’Donnell) Hanlon, and grew up on their farm in Lloydtown, Ontario. Dear sister of Jim (late Hilda) and Anne (Hans). Pre-deceased by son-in-law Bill Damen, sisters Mary Busby (late George), Helen Hanlon, and Mildred Freyer and by brother Tom (late Joyce). Remembered by Raymond Freyer and Lorraine Carey.

Joan and Paul spent many happy years in Toronto on Wilgar Road and at the family cottage in Beaverton. She loved hosting her annual summer cocktail party at the cottage for her friends and neighbours.  Joan loved flowers, knitting and baking. She won hundreds of ribbons over the years at the Beaverton and Sunderland Fall Fairs for her knitting, pies and butter tarts.

She was a devout Catholic, and a long-time member of Our Lady of Sorrows Parish in Toronto and St. Joseph’s in Beaverton.

The family would like to extend their deepest gratitude to Mary Laarakkers for being Joan’s companion for five years. Sincere appreciation and thanks to the staff and residents of the Birchmere Retirement Residence for their incredible love, care, and attention given to Joan for nearly three years.

Visitation will be held at the Mangan Funeral Home, 332 Osborne Street, Beaverton, Ontario (705-426-5777) on Friday, September 1, 2017 from 1 PM to 9 PM.  Funeral Mass will be held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 573 Simcoe Street, Beaverton, Ontario on Saturday September 2, 2017 at 1PM. There will be visitation at the church from 12 noon to 1PM.  Cremation.  In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Flower Fund.  Online condolences are welcome at www. manganfuneralhome.com

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LESLIE: Howard Wayne of Beaverton, Ontario

Posted by on September 5, 2017

LESLIE: Howard Wayne – at Orillia on Friday August 25, 2017. Howard was the beloved husband of Lorraine (Burrows). Loved father of Jennifer (Leroy), and Wayne (Samantha).Cherished grandpa of Riley and Shelby. Survived by his brother John Leslie and sister Jackie Eden. Predeceased by his parents Howard and Helen, and his siblings Lorraine, Joyce, Vera, Audrey. Howard leaves behind his brother and sister-in-law’s and extended family. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 from 7-9 P.M and on Wednesday August 30, 2017 from 12 noon until time of funeral service at 2 PM.  Cremation to follow.  If so desired memorial donations in memory of Howard to the Dialysis Unit at Soldiers Memorial Hospital or the War Amputations of Canada would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

KNILL: Scott of Woodville, Ontario

Posted by on September 5, 2017

KNILL: Scott Holden Suddenly on Sunday August 20, 2017.  Scott was the beloved husband of Tracy Forbes-Knill of Woodville.  Father of Jennifer Knill (Bradley Dawson), Ashley Knill (Kevin Rice), Brandi Bergman (Jonathan McMullen), Cassandra Knill (Derek McIntosh), Joshua Bergman, and Katelyn Knill. Loving grandfather to Tyler, Austin, Hayden, Kane and  Levi. Predeceased by his parents Lorne and Pearl.  Survived by siblings Gary(Anne) Knill, Eloise (Jack) DeJong, Keith (Ada) Knill. Scott will be remembered by several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Tuesday August 29, 2017 from 11:00a.m until time of funeral service at 2:00p.m. Interment will take place at Paris Cemetery 116 King Edward Street Paris On, on Wednesday August 30, 2017 at 1:00p.m. If so desired, memorial donations in memory of Scott, to the Ontario SPCA would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

CAMPBELL: Dennis Edwin

Posted by on August 7, 2017

CAMPBELL: Dennis Edwin – (retired Kirkfield Postmaster) at Peterborough on Sunday, August 6, 2017. Dennis was the beloved husband of the late Daphne (Orchard) Campbell. Loved father of Wendy (Murray) Connelly of Keene, late Gail (Brian) Teel of Aurora, Don (Janice) of Georgetown, Greg (Linda) of Keswick, Kim (Jamey) Hicks of Peterborough  and Kirk (Kelly) of Coboconk. Dennis is survived by 18 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and his sister Jackie Fiske of Eugenia Falls. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 from 2 PM until time of funeral service at 3 PM.  Interment Stone Church Cemetery, Beaverton.  If so desired memorial donations in memory of Dennis to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

Armstrong: Hazel Amelia Valentine

Posted by on August 4, 2017

Armstrong: Hazel Amelia Valentine: –passed away at the Ross Memorial Hospital Lindsay, on Thursday August 3, 2017 at the age of 93 years. Hazel was the beloved wife of the late John Fraser Armstrong. (2016).  Dear mother of Patricia Jean (Jeff) Jones, Donna (John) Gordon, Sharon (Gary) Scriver and William Armstrong. Hazel leaves behind nine grandchildren, Andrew, Mark, Alison, Christine, Jessie, Anna, David, Kaitlyn, Rebecca and seven great grandchildren, Hudson, Blake, Addison, Cameron, Hadley, Eve and Cruz. Lovingly remembered by her sister Elly Pearson, predeceased by her sister Eileen Wallbank and brother Walter  John McIndoo “Mac”. A private family service will be held at a later date.  She will be sorely missed and will be especially remembered for her kindness, gratitude, humour and good nature. When asked what life was all about someone once replied, “To Live, to Love, to Laugh and to Leave a Legacy”. Hazel accomplished all of that and more and her Legacy will live on through all of the generations who’s lives she touched. If so desired memorial donations in memory of Hazel, to the Doctors Without Borders or the World Wildlife Fund would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

McCaskell: Gladys Muriel

Posted by on August 2, 2017

McCASKELL: Gladys Muriel (nee Whitfield) December 2, 1925 – July 28, 2017 – At Markham Stouffville Hospital on Friday, July 28, 2017 in her 92nd year. Predeceased by Don, her loving husband of almost 50 years and her siblings, Cowden, Annie and Helen. Survived by her children, Tim (Richard) and Lisa (Pedro). Gladys lived a full and happy life, teaching piano for more than 30 years in Beaverton and playing an active role in her church and many community organizations. She left Beaverton to move to Amica Swan Lake in Markham after Don died and had many good years with friends there. Many thanks to the staff at Swan Lake who provided her with so much care and support in her last years. Also thank you to the nursing and medical staff at Markham Stouffville who treated her with care and respected her wishes. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, 332 Osborne Street, Beaverton on Friday, August 25, 2017 from 11 AM until 12:30 PM., followed by a memorial service at 1 PM. A private family interment will be held at the Stone Church Cemetery, Beaverton.  If so desired, memorial donations in memory of Gladys, to a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.  Online condolences are welcome at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Filed Under: Ontario

EADE: Bonita Lynne

Posted by on July 25, 2017

EADE: Bonita Lynne – at Beaverton on Saturday, July 22, 2017.  Bonnie (Petrie) Eade, beloved wife of Jim Eade of Beaverton. Dear mother of Jen (Garth) Casselman of Cannington and John (Debbie) Eade of Beaverton. Survived by her grandchildren Owen, Lance, and Jack.  Sister of Cathy Petrie and daughter of the late Jack and late Marion Petrie.  Daughter-in-law of Doreen (late Cliff) Eade, sister-in-law of Peggy, Robert (Kristen) and Kathy (Chris). Aunt of Randy, Jessica, Hayden, James and great-aunt of Reily, Ty, Curtis and Mya. Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home, Beaverton on Thursday from 7 PM to 9 PM. Graveside service will be held at Cedar Vale Cemetery, Cannington on Friday, July 28, 2017 at 11 AM. If so desired memorial donations, in memory of Bonnie, to the Cannington Fire Fighters Association, would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com

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Berube: Lizzie Elizabeth

Posted by on July 18, 2017

Lizzie (Elizabeth) Bérubé

(Née Latkoczky)

January 3, 1925 – July 13, 2017

Passed away peacefully in the loving arms of her daughter on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at Lakeview Manor in Beaverton in her 92nd year.

Elizabeth (Betty) was of Hungarian descent and was born in Saskatchewan on the family farm at NE.20- 24-5-W.2nd near Otthon.  She left the prairies for an employment opportunity in Val d’Or, Quebec.  It was here that she met “Charlie”, her beloved husband of 58 years.

She will be greatly missed by her loving daughters, Diane (Danny) Di Santo, Linda (Jerry) Allan, Pearl Little.  She will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren, Corey, Melissa, Toby and Daniel.

She is predeceased by her husband, Charles Henri Bérubé (June 2009), her brother, Emrick Louis Latkoczky (April 2016), her mother, Martha Latkoczky (née Kovacs) (November 1991), and her father, Louis Latkoczky (1938).

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Frances McCordic, nurses, caregivers and administrative staff at Lakeview Manor for their care and compassion.  Also a special thank you to Dr. Mateya Trinkaus and staff at the Markham Stouffville Hospital and Dr. Zahra Kassam and staff at the Stronach Regional Cancer Center at Southlake in Newmarket.

Family and friends will be received at the Mangan Funeral Home in Beaverton on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm.  A funeral mass will be held at 1:00 pm at St. Joseph’s Parish, 573 Simcoe Street, Beaverton with Father Oswin Fernandes officiating.  A private family interment will follow at Verulum Cemetery in Bobcaygeon.

 

 

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Filed Under: Ontario