RUSAW: Brain G. of Colborne

Posted by on March 10, 2018

Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Wednesday March 7th, 2018 in his 65th year.  Beloved father of Jill and Kelli.  Lovingly remembered by his former wife Donna Rusaw (nee Herley).  Brian was pre-deceased by his parents Harold Rusaw and Norma Usher.  Dear brother of Gary Rusaw (Eve), Ron Rusaw (Chrissy), the late Vic Rusaw (Dorothy Ann) and the late Doug Rusaw (Bonnie).  Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews and his friend Sandra Bayliss.  Friends are invited to a celebration of Brian’s life on Wednesday March 14th at 1 pm, in the MacCoubrey Funeral Home Reception Centre, 30 King St., E. Cobourg.  Cremation with interment in Fairview Cemetery.  If desired donations may be made to Northumberland Hills Hospital.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com

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KELLY, Dorothy Mary (nee Hughes) of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on March 8, 2018

KELLY, Dorothy Mary (nee Hughes) – Peacefully on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, in her 95th year.  Beloved wife of the late Gordon “Bus”.  Loving mother of Gloria (the late Joseph) O’Grady, Caroll (Jim) Coghlan, the late Jane (the late Ken) Rauen, Gord (Gayle Bowman), Mike (Denise), Peter (Joanne), Pat (Mary Ann) Paul (Shanna Fraser), Lynne (Rick) Stevenson, and Kevin (Kaci).  Grandmother of 21 grandchildren, 25.5 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren.  Daughter of the late John and the late Janet Hughes.  Cherished sister of Margaret St. Charles and the late Jack (Betty) Hughes.  Dear sister-in-law Jean (the late Bill) Wilding, the late Cash McDougall, and the late Helen (the late Steve) Niles.  She will be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews and friends.  Dorothy’s family would like to thank her friend and care-giver Cora Johnson, and the staff at Northumberland Hills Hospital.  Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 4-8 p.m. with parish prayers at 7:45 p.m. at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, Cobourg.  A mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, March 12, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Michael’s Church, Cobourg.  Interment St. Michael’s Cemetery.  Donations to the St. Michael’s Restoration Fund or to the NHH foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

 

 

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STIRLING, John Hannah of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on March 7, 2018

Passed away peacefully at the Streamway Villa in Cobourg on Saturday, March 3rd, 2018, at the age of 96.  Beloved husband for 66 years to Elizabeth (nee Ewing),  loving father to Gordon and dearest Grandad to Sean.  Predeceased by his son John (Johnny).  Missed by his nephews Robbie (Lydia), Robert (Mandy) and niece Ann (Donald).  Born in Glasgow, Scotland, April 24th, 1921.  Served in the Royal Air Force for 5 ½ years during World War II, spent 2 years in India.  Emigrated to Canada in April 1951.  Taught in the Apprenticeship Program at the Provincial Institute of Trades where he held various administrative positions.  On the formation of the Community College System he was appointed Dean of the Architectural Technology Division at George Brown College in Toronto.  A position he held until his retirement in December 1984.  Jack was very popular and respected by friends and colleagues.  Well organized and efficient with a pleasing personality.  He will be missed.  Jack has been cremated at his request.  Cremation has taken place.  Special thanks to the caring staff at Streamway Villa.  If you wish to mark Jack’s Life, please make a donation to Parkinson Society Northumberland Chapter or to a charity of your choice.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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SHILLINGWORTH, Paul William of Colborne, Ontario

Posted by on March 7, 2018

Peacefully at his home in Colborne on Tuesday, February 12th, 2018, Paul Shillingworth at 64 years of age.  Beloved son of the late Ronald and Olive Shillingworth.  Nephew of Dorothy and Edward Wright.  Cousin of Tony (Virginia) and Susan (Henry). Loving partner to Gail Bradley.  Cremation with spring interment of cremated remains at Cobourg Union Cemetery.  Those wishing may make a memorial donation to  Northumberland Humane Society.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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LEWIS, Patricia Ellen (nee Mackenzie) of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on March 7, 2018

Passed away peacefully on Thursday March 1, 2018 at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, at the age of 73. Beloved wife of the late Paul Lewis.  Dear friend of Margo and Robert Harnden. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.  A Celebration of Life will take place at MacCoubrey Funeral Home 30 King St. E., Cobourg on Saturday March 10, 2018 at 11 a.m. A reception will follow the service.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or a charity of your choice.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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HARTWIG: Peter O. of Cobourg 

Posted by on March 6, 2018

Peacefully with his children by his side at Kingston General Hospital, on Tuesday February 27th, 2018, Peter Hartwig at 64 years of age. Beloved father of Ashley Hartwig, Jade Hartwig (David Lytle), and Dustin Hartwig. Cherished grandfather of Fynnley.  Dear brother of Petra Hartwig (Tony Pitts) and unforgettable uncle to Judie Barta, Barbara Inthavixay and Andrea Thomas.
Peter’s vibrant and kind soul touched many lives and he will be fondly remembered by family and friends as a loving father, and gifted artist with a remarkable presence. Cremation with a Celebration of Life gathering at 874 Joan Chalovich Way, Cobourg ON, K9A 0B7 on March 11th from 2-4 p.m.  Those wishing may make a memorial donation to Northumberland Fare Share Food Banks. Condolences received atwww.MacCoubrey.com.

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SIMPSON, JENNIE MAUDE (nee Munro) of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on March 5, 2018

Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Saturday March 3, 2018 at the age of 89.  Beloved wife of Bruce.  Loving mother of Deborah Hadwen (Adolphus), Russell (Jackie) and the late Robert (late Wendy).  Proud grandmother  of Kaila (Simon), Breann (Ridge), Dalton, Amanda, Brittany V. (Rob), Brittany R. (Jared), and Charlie.  Great grandmother to Madelyn, Alyannah, Benjamin, and Sophie.  Dear sister of Lillian Upton.  Visitation will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral, 30 King St., E., Cobourg on Tuesday March 6, 2018 from 6 to 9 p.m.  A service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday March 7, 2018 at 1:30 p.m., with visitation from 12:30 until service time.  If desired donations may be made to the Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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TATAREK, Maria Krystyna of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on March 5, 2018

Peacefully surrounded by family at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Sunday, March 4th, 2018 at the age of 64. Beloved wife of John Tatarek. Loving mother of Christopher Tatarek (Michelle) and Tina Taylor (Cory). Loving Babcia of Kaleb and Kara Tatarek and Oliver and Cameron Taylor. Lovingly remembered by her mother Stefania Krywionek (the late Stanislaw). Sister of John Krywionek (Ula). Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg on Tuesday, March 6th from 4-8pm.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Michael’s Catholic Church on Wednesday, March 7 at 1:30 p.m. Interment in St. Michael’s Cemetery. Donations can be made to the St. Michael’s Church Restoration Fund.  The Tatarek family would like to thank the Northumberland Hills Hospital palliative care team for the exceptional care and support given to Maria and the family during such a difficult time. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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LONG, Breanna Rose of Pickering and Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on March 4, 2018

Suddenly, on Thursday, March 1, 2018, in Oshawa, in her 17th year.  Beloved daughter of Nancy (Steve Wright) Long and Gary (Deborah Edgerton) Long.  Loving sister of Trevor and step-sister of Michael and Gabrielle Edgerton.  Cherished grand daughter of Marion & the late Jim Weekes and the late Roy Hickson & the late Greta Strain.  Dear step-daughter of Robert “Grampa Bob” Strain.  Breanna will be sadly missed by many, aunts, uncles, cousins and by her extended family of caregivers.  Breanna’s energy and crazy sense of humour will by missed by everyone who knew her.  Visitation will be held on Monday, March 5, 2018 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. followed by a service at 1 p.m. in the MacCoubrey Funeral Home Chapel, Cobourg.  Donations to the Frontenac Youth Services would be appreciated by the family.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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MOORE, Margaret “Peggy” Joyce of Port Hope, Ontario

Posted by on February 28, 2018

Peacefully at Kingston General Hospital on Wednesday February 21st, 2018 in her 86th year.  Beloved wife of the late Roy Moore.  Loving mother of Randy (Wanda), Dan (Diana), Cameron (Val) and Terry (Debbie).  Peggy was also pre-deceased by her loving daughter Sandra.  Dear grandmother of 22 grandchildren and 24 great grandchildren.  Peggy is survived by her sister Mary and brothers John and Don and predeceased by her sister Eleanor and brother Bob.  Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St., E., Cobourg on Monday, February 26 from 7-9 pm.  A funeral service will be held in the MacCoubrey Funeral Home chapel on Tuesday, February 27 at 2 pm.  Interment in Cobourg Union Cemetery.  If desired donations may be made to University Hospitals Foundation (for Kingston General Hospital ICU), Canadian Diabetes Association or Sick Kids Foundation.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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THROOP, Muriel May (nee Wilce) of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on February 28, 2018

With courage and strength, in her 80th year. Muriel was predeceased by her husband Paul Throop.  Cherished mother of Karen (Stephen) Cortesis, Kevin (Jennifer Bevan) and James. Loving grandmother of Samuel, Zoe and Paislee.  Muriel was born in Gloucester, England and was the youngest of 5 children.  Muriel attended the Royal United Hospital in Bath where she trained as a nurse.  Muriel’s adventurous spirit brought her to Canada in 1961 to practice as a nurse.

She stuck a pin on a map and that brought her to Cobourg! A one-year plan turned into a new way of life when she met and later married Paul, in January 1962.

Muriel embraced the Canadian way of life with Paul and enjoyed many outdoor activities, camping, canoeing and even duck hunting. As a devoted mother, she encouraged her children in many sports and hobbies. Muriel was also active in the community, teaching Sunday school and managing teenage volunteers at the Cobourg Hospital.  Muriel will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews and dear friends.  We wish to thank Dr. Essak for many years of care, Dr. Kwok, the staff of Streamway Nursing Villa and of the Legion Village.  Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 4, 2018 from 1p.m. – 2 p.m. followed by a memorial service at 2 p.m. in the MacCoubrey Funeral Home Chapel, Cobourg.  In lieu of flowers donations would be appreciated to Northumberland Hills Hospital, Trinity United Church or Cobourg Public Library.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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MONK: Jamie of Castleton Ontario

Posted by on February 28, 2018

Peacefully at his home on Wednesday February 21st, 2018 in his 48th year.  Beloved husband of Pam Blakley.  Loving father of Nicole, Cody, Mathew, James and Hannah.  Dear grandfather of Hailey and Dominic.  Lovingly remembered by his parents Wayne and Delrene Monk and pre-deceased by his brother David.  Jamie will be sadly missed by his in-laws Jim and Donna Blakley and brother-in-law Ron Blakley and his nieces Ava and Morgan.  Friends are invited to attend a celebration of Jamie’s life on Saturday March 3rd, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Eden Community Hall, Dundonald (Eden United Church).  In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Pam and the children (make cheques payable to Pam Blakley).  Condolences received at www.maccoubrey.com.

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LESSELS, Vera Viola of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on February 27, 2018

Peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday, February 25th, 2018, Vera Lessels (nee Wickens) at 64 years of age.  Beloved wife of Edward “Ted” Lessels.  Cherished mother of Bryan (Nicole) and Tim (Katie).  Devoted grandmother of Maximus and Jillian.  Dear sister of Elaine Young (Roly), Lorraine Shannon (Ken), the late Dayle Wickens, and the late Blaine Wickens.  Also missed by her nieces and nephews.  Visitation will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E. in Cobourg on Thursday, March 1st from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.  A Memorial Service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, March 2nd, at 2 pm.  In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make a memorial donation to SickKids Foundation or Ronald McDonald House.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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SIMPSON, Donald Roy of Port Hope, Ontario

Posted by on February 27, 2018

It is with immense sorrow that we announce the passing of Donald Roy Simpson. ‘Shorty’, Dad, Grandpa, Papa, Opa will be greatly missed by his wife Barbara; his daughters Sharon (Hugh Macklin), Wendy Biggar (Larry Scheinbaum), and Nancy G. Biggar; his grandchildren Megan (Shannon Richards), Drew (Stephanie Macklin), Adam (Amanda Siragusa), Laura, and Melisa, along with 6 great grandchildren.  We all loved him beyond words.  Year after year he showed us compassion, understanding, and hope, but most of all unconditional love.  We are strong because he made us believe in ourselves.  He taught us to laugh, have fun, and enjoy life.  He certainly did, especially the years spent at Midland Point, on Georgian Bay with his girls.  Donald Roy was courageous in life and courageous in death.  At his request, a private family service will be held.  Donations may be made to Northumberland Hills Hospital where staff delivered exemplary patient and family centered care.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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MARTIN, Lillian Alice “Sally” of Colborne, Ontario

Posted by on February 27, 2018

Peacefully at Campbellford Memorial Hospital, on Sunday, February 25th, 2018 in her 91st year.  Beloved wife of the late Frank Martin (2007).  Loving mother of Carolanne Whittaker (Alf), Linda Tennant (Francis), Tom (Elaine), John (Wendy), Alvin (Michelle) and Tammy Martin.  Cherished grandmother of 11 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.  Lillian is survived by her sister Mabel Saunders and predeceased by her sisters Emma Denny, Ruth Warner, Grace Bassant and brothers George and Harold Calbery. Dear aunt to many nieces and nephews.  Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 11 King St., W. Colborne, on Friday, March 2 for a visitation from 7- 9pm.  A funeral service will be held in Old St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 45 King St. E., Colborne, on Saturday, March 3rd, at 2 pm. Interment in Lakeport Cemetery in the spring.  In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Old St. Andrew’s Church.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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LESSELS: Vera V. of Cobourg 

Posted by on February 27, 2018

Peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Sunday, February 25th, 2018, Vera Lessels (nee Wickens) at 64 years of age.  Beloved wife of Edward “Ted” Lessels.  Cherished mother of Bryan (Nicole) and Tim (Katie).  Devoted grandmother of Maximus and Jillian.  Dear sister of Elaine Young (Roly), Lorraine Shannon (Ken), the late Dayle Wickens, and the late Blaine Wickens.  Also missed by her nieces and nephews.  Visitation will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E. in Cobourg on Thursday, March 1st from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.  A Memorial Service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, March 2nd, at 2 pm.  In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make a memorial donation to SickKids Foundation or Ronald McDonald House.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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THOMSON, Mark Bradley of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on February 26, 2018

Son of Murray and Helen Thomson, passed away in his 66th year on February 23, 2018. He is survived by his wife Marie Thomson (nee Young), his sister Ann Weaver (Bill), and his brother Bob. He will be missed by his children Michelle, Brad, Andrew, Lynn, Hali, Mike and his grandchildren. A Celebration of Life will be held at a future date.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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DUNN, Susan Mary Elizabeth (nee Hawkins) of Campbellcroft, Ontario

Posted by on February 22, 2018

Peacefully at Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Wednesday February 21, 2018 at the age of 79. Beloved wife of John.  Loving mother of Wendy Lang of Orillia, Gary Dunn of Waterloo, Lynda Bizi of Milton, Rod Dunn of Oshawa, Dwayne Pitcher of Hamilton Township, Jody Dunn of Toronto, and Amy Dunn of Garden Hill. Proud grandmother of Andrew, David, Sara, Rachel, Emma and Ethan. A private family service for Susan has taken place.   Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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CAMERON, Hattie D. of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on February 22, 2018

Peacefully at Streamway Villa Nursing Home in Cobourg on Tuesday, February 20th, 2018, Hattie Cameron (nee Randall) at 99 years of age.  Beloved wife of the late Henry Cameron.  Dear mother of Henry Cameron (Zelma) and Robert Cameron (Jaqueline).  Cherished grandmother of Robert Cameron, Ronald Cameron (Mary-Lynne), Carolyn Prentice, Stewart Cameron, and great grandmother of Adriana, Elise, Lexa, and Kira.  Predeceased by her siblings Verna, Buster, Deltha, Everett, Gerald, Elnora, Heloise, Alice, Glenna, Lloyd, and survived by Charlie, Curtis, Walter, Arvella.  Visitation to be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King E. on Tuesday, February 27th, from 10 to 11 am.  A Funeral will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday at 11 am with reception to follow in the funeral home reception centre.  Interment at Welcome Cemetery to follow reception.  Those wishing may make a memorial donation to Church on the Hill Cobourg.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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MOWBRAY: Robert Wayne of Gores Landing

Posted by on February 22, 2018

Peacefully at home in Cobourg on Wednesday February 21, 2018 at the age of 65.  Beloved husband of the late Theresa Caruana.  Loving partner of Donna Donovan.  Loved brother of Kerry Murdock (Erroll), David Mowbray (Marlene), Rev. Cathy Davis (Rev. Robert).  Loved by 13 nieces and nephews and their families.  Rob had a long career as a professional accountant with the Federal Public Service.  He was an avid member of the Ottawa Navy Curling Club where he made lifelong friends.  But Rob’s passion was his music.  He founded his Ottawa band ’10 cent wings’ with his best friends and had the time of his life.  A service will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home 30 King St. E., Cobourg on Monday February 26, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. with a reception to follow.  Interment at Groveside Cemetery, Whitby.  Memorial donations may be made to the Sunnybrook Foundation (Gord Downie Fund for Brain Cancer Research).  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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TOMPKINS, Corky of Sarnia

Posted by on February 22, 2018

TOMPKINS, CORKY – Clitheroe (Corky) Wellington Tompkins at the age of 87 fell asleep in death to await a resurrection to a paradise earth. He loved this hope and talked about it to anyone with a listening ear. Knowing Corky meant you knew of his favourite place on earth, Biscotasing. Born and raised in the ‘bush’ with endless tales of exploration, hard work, cutting ice from the lake and friendships. He made sure his family experienced the north and encouraged our love of it. He also spent time working in the mines at Inco as a Millwright and also as a Stationary Engineer in chemical valley. Corky loved to talk shop and had an incredible memory of every incident at work. He was the beloved and best friend of his wife Faith. He was predeceased by his daughter Betty Ann Tompkins and his grandson Luke O’Reilly. He was the dear father to Brenda Williams (Steve), Bruce Tompkins (Lilly), Mark Tompkins (Junior), Cheryl Tompkins, Glendon Tompkins (Judy), Melissa Tompkins and Amy Tompkins (Stirling). He loved to brag that he had 18 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren. Corky was a generous and kind person. So much so that it kept his heart strong many years after ‘the best before date’. The family would like to thank Dr. Madison and the St. Joseph’s Hospice. Also special thanks to Joe Roy who called Corky every day and Rod Sewell who was a good and steadfast friend. A memorial service will be held on Saturday February 24 at 2 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 550 Murphy Road, Sarnia Ontario. Donations can be made to the Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society of Canada or St Joseph’s Hospice, 475 Christina Street North, Sarnia Ontario. The arrangements have been entrusted to the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre. Messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

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HILL: Anna “Ann” Ellen of Oshawa and Formerly of Colborne

Posted by on February 21, 2018

Peacefully at Hillsdale Estates, Oshawa on Tuesday February 20th, 2018 in her 97th year.  Beloved wife of the late Lorne Hill.  Loving mother of John (Roxann), Robert (Suzanne), Ron (Belinda) and the late Gerry. Dear grandmother of Leanne, Chris and John and great grandmother of Ben and Abbie.  Ann is survived by her sisters Mary and Teresa and pre-deceased by her brothers Matt and John and sisters Rita and Margaret.  Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 11 King St., W., Colborne on Friday from 7-9 pm and from 9:30 – 10:15 am Saturday.  A funeral mass will be held in St. Mary’s Church, Grafton on Saturday February 24th at 11 am.  Interment in Colborne East Cemetery in the spring.  In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society or charity of your choice. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com

 

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ANDERSON, Linda Sharon of Baltimore, Ontario

Posted by on February 21, 2018

Passed away peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Wednesday February 14, 2018 at the age of 71, with her beloved life partner Marie Long by her side. Loved by her best friends June and Carol, who were also by her side. She will be sadly missed and always remembered by many extended family members and friends.  Greatly missed by her four legged friend Willow.  A memorial service will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home 30 King St. E., Cobourg on Saturday February 24 at 2 p.m. with visitation from 1 p.m. until service time.  A reception will follow the service.  Lin’s family would like to extend a thank you to Dr. Handa, Dr. Kwok, the staff in the Intensive Care Unit and Palliative Care Unit of Northumberland Hills Hospital, and a special thank you to the Harwood Fire Department for always being dedicated first responders and helping Lin’s family have great peace of mind.  In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Ontario Lung Association or a charity of choice.  Condolences received at http://www.MacCoubrey.com

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ASHTON, Ronald Mackenzie of Cobourg, Ontario

Posted by on February 21, 2018

Passed away peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Tuesday February 20, 2018 at the age of 84. Loving father of Susan Halminen (John), David Ashton (Jennifer), Greg Ashton (Teresa) and Ruth Ashton.  Proud grandfather of Stacey, Megan, Bailey, Matthew, Michael, Christopher, Brittany and Jennifer, and great grandfather of 11.  A private family service for Ron has taken place.  Memorial donations may be made to the Northumberland Humane Society.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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TAYLOR: Joan Elizabeth of Trenton, Ontario

Posted by on February 20, 2018

Peacefully at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Saturday February 17th, 2018.  Loving partner of Maurice Jones, his son Jamie (Vicky) and their sons Nathan and Matthew.  Loving daughter of the late Vernon and Mabel (Gillespie) Taylor.  Joan is survived by her sisters Doris Tackaberry (late Francis) and Shirley Buchanan ( late Rev. Charles) and pre-deceased by her sister Ada Archer (late Jack) and brothers Douglas, Glenn and Wilmot (Bill) (late Carol).  Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St., Cobourg on Friday February 23rd, from 12:30 – 2 pm., followed by a service at 2 pm.  Interment in Fairview Cemetery in the spring.  If desired donations may be made to the Salvation Army or charity of your choice.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.

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