Port Perry ON Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Reta GrandyWednesday, August 02, 2017
Thursday July 27th, 2017 at the age of 77.
Predeceased by her husband Douglas Grandy (1994)
Dear mother of Helen Beenen and her husband Rob of Cannington, Lori Fox and her husband Chris of Port Perry and Doug Grandy and fiancé Julie Blais of Oshawa.
Grandmother of Josh (Chad), Adam (Jennifer), Jennifer (Mike) and Sandra (Adrian), James and Erin. Great grandmother of Nate and Sophie.
Fondly remembered by her brother and sisters as well as their families.
Reta will be buried beside her husband at Groveside Cemetery where graveside service will be held on Saturday July 29th at 11:00 a.m.
In memory of Reta, memorial donations to Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.
Johannes DickhoffFriday, March 17, 2017
Edward and his wife Claire of Ashburn, Kurtis and his wife Nichole of Oshawa, Karl and his wife Natallie of Ashburn, Erik and his wife Cathy of Newcastle, Daniel and his wife Katherine of Port Perry, and Leon and his wife Emily of Pontypool.
Loving Opa of Gabriel, Theo, Matilda, Hannah, Alina, Oliver, Alex, Henry, Elliott, Cecelia, Ava, Hayden, Derek, Gavin, Audrey and Kees. Predeceased by his two angels, Carter and Isla.
Survived by his brothers Herman, Sjef, Gerard, Harry and his sisters Agnes, Tiny, Marijke, Trix, Trudy, and Nel. Predeceased by his brother Henk.
Survived by many nieces and nephews and their families.
Visitation will be held at Barnes Memorial Funeral Home 5295 Thickson Rd. N. Whitby on Sunday March 19th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. A funeral service honouring Hans’ life will be held in the Barnes Chapel on Monday March 20th at 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to the Cancer Centre at Lakeridge Health Oshawa or the SickKids Foundation.
In Brief: Lakefield Chiefs open PJHL Orr Division championship series Friday against Clarington Eagles - Peterborough ExaminerThursday, March 09, 2017
Lakefield Hendren Funeral Chiefs against the Clarington Eagles has been pushed back to Friday after controversy in the other semifinal series.The Eagles successfully appealed a win by the Port Perry Mojacks in Game 3 of their semifinal series on Feb. 26 after referees allowed the Port Perry goalie to go to the bench for an equipment adjustment.Clarington won the semifinal series 4-2 after a 5-1 win on Tuesday in Game 6 and a 2-1 win on Sunday in Game 5. Lakefield advanced to the finals by ousting the Uxbridge Bruins.Game 1 of the finals will be at 7:25 p.m. Friday at the Lakefield-Smith Community Centre, while Game 2 will likely be Sunday in Clarington. Game 3 is March 14 at 7:25 p.m. in Lakefield. The rest of the schedule is still to be determined.Juveniles in OMHA finalsThe Ennimore Robert Young Construction Juvenile Eagles advanced to the OMHA AAA Championships after beating the Whitby Wildcats in three games straight. The Ennismore Juveniles will face Ajax for the championships.Game 1 is Friday at 7:30 p.m. at the Ennismore Community Centre, Game 2 March 18 at 6:30 p.m. in Ajax, Game 3 March 19 at 5 p.m. in Ennismore, Game 4 March 24 at 8:30 p.m. in Ajax, Game 5 March 25 at 7 p.m. in Ennismore and Game 6 March 26 at 5:30 p.m. in Ajax.Minor Atom AA...
Friends mourn teen killed in snowmobile plunge - Toronto SunThursday, March 09, 2017
A Port Perry teen killed in a snowmobile accident last week was a spirited “social butterfly” who loved multi-coloured hair, listening to pop and hip-hop, and dancing whenever she had the chance.This is how Toronto’s Hayle Noble, 12, remembered her good friend, Sarah Lumsden, 16, whose young life ended when the snowmobile on which she rode with her boyfriend fell through the ice on Lake Scugog around 10:30 p.m. Thursday.Noble told the Toronto Sun Saturday that despite their difference in age, she and Lumsden hit it off when they first met in Lindsay four years ago.“Me and Sarah, we shared a lot in common, and we talked a lot, so we just clicked immediately, really,” said Noble. “We both liked to listen to music. We both liked make-up and clothes and we’d take the same interest in boy bands and stuff like that.”The two would regularly hook up with mutual friends to “hang out” in parks or pass the time away at a favourite fast-food joint.“She loved to hang out with friends and she was alwa...
Ralph JacksonThursday, January 19, 2017
Jackson, Ralph Edward
(Member of Royal Canadian Legion, Port Perry; Retired TTC; Operator, Durham Transit)
Passed away at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Monday January 2nd, 2017 at the age of 61. Loving father of Greg Jackson and his wife Yeolanda and Grant Jackson and his wife Jennifer of Toronto.
Grandfather of Joshua and Tyler.
Brother of Stephen and his wife Judy and Sandra and her husband Ken.
Survived by nieces and nephews.
Visitation at Barnes Memorial Funeral Home, 5295 Thickson Rd. N. Whitby from 1:00 p.m. Sunday January 8th until time of memorial service in the Barnes Chapel Sunday afternoon at 2:00 p.m.
In memory of Ralph, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Messages of condolence and shared memories can be shared for the family by visiting barnesmemorialfuneralhome.com...
BRIAN DAVID MUEHLMAN - Burlington County TimesWednesday, March 27, 2019
Brian enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was an avid whitetail deer hunter, traveling throughout United States and Canada hunting with his grandson, Kurt. Brian was a USCG Charter Captain on Lake Ontario for 15 years. His most cherished time was spent with his grandchildren. Survivors include his wife, Gail Krauss Muehlman; his mother and step father, Margaret (Rex) Smith of Wexford; daughter, Candi (Joe) Landles of Evans City; step daughter, Becky Flagler of Pittsburgh; siblings, Connie Federbusch, Laurie (Ron) Mahen, and Mark (Pam) Muehlman, all of Mercer; nine grandchildren, Kurt, Mariah, Rayna, Seth, Brandon, Riley, Connor, Liam, and Nico; and several nieces and nephews. Brian was preceded in death by his father, Paul Muehlman and his brother in law, Oscar Federbusch. Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, from 2 to 8 p.m. at the MARSHALL FUNERAL HOME, 200 Fountain Ave., Ellwood City. Friends will also be received at the funeral home on Thursday from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the blessing service at 11:30 a.m. Rev. Father Mark Thomas will officiate. Interment will follow in Holy Redeemer Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Brian's memory may be made to the Steven King Foundation, 621 Street, Jetmore, KS 67854 or Victory Junction, 4500 Adams Way, Randalman, NC 27317. Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh. com.
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Cecile J. Briggs - WatertownDailyTimes.comWednesday, March 27, 2019
Phillips Memorial Home in Massena. There will be no funeral services and burial will be at a later date in Calvary Cemetery, Massena.Cecile was born on November 14, 1933 in Cornwall, Ontario, the daughter of Claude and Bertha (Belanger) Villeneuve. She married Joseph Maugeri Jr. on February 21, 1958. He predeceased her on April 19, 1972. She later married Ivan Briggs on June 20, 1975. He predeceased her in June 2001.She enjoyed playing bingo, traveling and spending time on social media.She is survived by her son Joseph Maugeri III and his wife Becky of Clayville, NY; three grandchildren, Joseph, Benjamin and Matthew Maugeri; a brother, Cyril and wife Sylvia Villeneuve and two sisters, Claudette Lefebvre and Bernadette Good as well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters Bernice Sequin and Marie Claire Payette.Arrangements are under the direction of Phillips Memorial Home in Massena. Memories and online condolences may be share with the family at www.PhillipsMemorial.com.
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Clark Davey, 1928-2019: 'The true journalist of journalists' - Ottawa CitizenWednesday, March 27, 2019
He was heartbroken after failing his medical, but an English teacher told him that people would pay him to write. So he enrolled in the first journalism degree course taught at University of Western Ontario, graduating in 1948 and joining the newsroom of the Chatham Daily News.There, he worked under Richard "Dic" Doyle, but moved to Kirkland Lake when the Thomson newspaper chain made him editor-in-chief of the Northern Daily News. His time there was brief, however, as his girlfriend, Joyce Gordon, issued him an ultimatum: Northern Ontario or me. He chose her: they married in September 1952.In the meantime, he joined the newsroom of the Globe and Mail, where his mentor Doyle had been working for a year.As a reporter with the Globe, Davey covered national and international affairs, including the Suez Canal crisis, the St. Lawrence Seaway project and the cancellation of the Avro Arrow program. During the 1957 federal election campaign, he recognized that Tory leader John Diefenbaker was gaining momentum and might actually win, and convinced his editors to allow him to stay with the Chief's campaign for 40 days.
Clark Davey, former publisher of the Montreal Gazette, displaying a mock-up of the paper's new Sunday edition in 1988.
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The Canadian Press
When Doyle became editor of the Globe in 1963, he chose Davey as his managing editor, and, according to Mills, the two raised the broadsheet's reputation from that of a local paper to a national one. Davey was managing editor for 15 years before joining the Vancouver Sun in 1978. He was publisher there until 1983, when he took over at the Gazette. He was publisher of the Citizen from 1989 to 1993. He was also president and chair of The Canadian Press, and co-founder and president of the Michener Awards Foundation that oversees the country's most prestigious journalism prize."He was the true journalist of journalists," says Kim Kierans, journalism professor at University of King's College in Halifax and Michener Foundation board member. "He told me when I last saw him in November, ‘If we're not providing the encouragement for journalism organizations and journalists within them to do the journalism that matters, then we're in trouble as a democracy.'"He was also a lovely man, smart and sparkling … with incredible enthusiasm for the business and its future."According to Mills, Davey, who in 2002 led a protest on the steps of the Ottawa Citizen after Mills was fired for running an editorial critical of then-prime minister Jean Chrétien, was known as tough and gruff, "but deep down he was a really kind and thoughtful person, and a very good friend who was always fair to people. But if you didn't know him, he could be intimidating."And although he called the shots on the job, it was Joyce who ruled the home roost. According to son Ric, his father only stopped the presses twice - once while at the Globe, when Joyce called him to report that she and Ric thought they had just seen a UFO."That was the kind of pull she had over him," says Ric.Clark Davey is survived by his wife, Joyce; brother Kenneth George; children Ric (Rita Celli), Kevin (Margaret) and Clark Jr. (...