Current Death Notices



DOERFLER, Eric

Port Perry Chapel



Passed away suddenly on Tuesday October 28, 2014 at the age of 25.  Eric Doerfler dearly beloved son of David and Candy Doerfler and Julie Mitchell and Willie Donnelly.  Dear brother of Kacey, Kaley, Candice, Brock and Melissa. Family and friends will be received at the Low and Low Funeral Home 1763 Reach Street, Port Perry (905) 985-7331 on Saturday November 1, 2014 from 12 to 1 p.m. A memorial service to celebrate the life of Eric will be held in the chapel on Saturday November 1, 2014 at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers and if desired memorial donations may be made to the John Howard Society of Durham Region or Operation Scugog Food Bank.
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MAYER, Nancy Crystal




Port Perry Chapel
 
Passed away suddenly at her home on Friday, October 24, 2014 at the age of 46. Dearly loved wife of Josh Willis. Loving mother of Brandon and Ryan. Dear daughter-in-law of Bob & Debbie Willis. Beloved sister of Jessie, Dolly, Cindy, Penny, Gary and Ed. Sister-in-law of Amy & Jeff Stephenson. Nancy will be deeply missed by all who knew her. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 2-4 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. at the Low & Low Funeral Home, 1763 Reach St., Port Perry (905) 985-7331. Memorial Service in the chapel on Friday, October 31st at 11:00 a.m. Should you wish to make a donation, a trust account has been set up for Brandon & Ryan at the Port Perry branch of the CIBC, Transit # 03442, Account # 8762686.
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FOCKLER, Florence Olive Gertrude

 Uxbridge Chapel

 Passed away peacefully in her 93rd year at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on Thursday, October 23, 2014. Predeceased by her husband Philip. Loving mother to Rick (Pat) Fockler, Chris (Linda) Fockler and Jane Cleeve.  Cherished grandmother to Kimberley, Nicole (deceased), Michael (Tara), Tracy (Rob), Dan (Leanne), Scott (Luanne), Katie (Brian), and Jeffrey.  Dearest great-grandmother to Nicholas, Caleb, Katelyn, Hailey, Courtney, Isaac, Sam, Saddie and Duncan.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge (23 Main Street South, (905) 852- 0373).  A private family service will be held on Monday, October 27, 2014.  In lieu of flowers, donations to Gideons Bible would be greatly appreciated by Florence’s family. Send Condolences  
 


MAYE, John William

Uxbridge Chapel 

Peacefully passed at home on October 14, 2014 in his 95th year.  Predeceased by his wife, Dorothy Maye (Smith).  Cherished father to Mike (Sandra) Maye, Dawnna Manzo, Sheryl Rason, John Boss, and the late Patricia Maye Chandler.  Proud grandfather to Brandi Smith, Blair (Stephanie) Maye, Jenifer, Julia and James Manzo, Katrina, Christina and Victoria Rason and Christopher McKnight.  Dearest great grandfather to Felicity, Luke, Genevieve and Alex.  Friends and family will be welcomed at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge on Saturday, October 18, 2014 for visitation from 10-12 noon, with a service beginning at noon in the chapel.  Donations may be made to CNIB, Peniel United Church in Woodville, or Gideon Bible. Send Condolence





Sommerville, James Stevenson “Jim”

Port Perry Chapel






Passed away peacefully at Bay Ridges, Long Tern Care Centre, Pickering on Friday, October 10, 2014 at the age of 81. Loving husband of Helen Sommerville (nee) Parker. Beloved father of Karen Medland and Sheri Ward (Bill). Cherished papa of Kyle, Tyler, Haley and Kendal. Predeceased by his parents John D. and Ann Sommerville and his in-laws the Reverend Gordon and Leona Parker. Jim will be greatly missed by his family and many friends. Jim was a long-term employee of Borden Chemical as Director of Sales and Marketing, his career enabled him to travel the world with his wife Helen by his side. A Memorial Visitation to celebrate Jim’s life will be held on Friday, October 24, 2014 from 1-3 p.m. at the Low & Low Funeral Home, 1763 Reach St., Port Perry, 905-985-7331. Reception to follow. If desired, donations made to the Alzheimer’s Society or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. 
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HEDDLE, (James) Allen

Uxbridge Chapel

Entered into rest on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at his home in Port Perry surrounded by family and friend.  Just starting his 90th year, Allen leaves behind his loving companion Rita Ratner of Florida.  Predeceased by wives Mary Ward Wylie and Audrey Wemhoyer.  Loving, caring father to Brian and his wife Isabell of Scotland and predeceased by Brenda Mary Moore.  Grandpa to Geoffrey Allen Heddle (Meghan), Chadwick Micheal Moore (Meaghn) and Lisa Marie (Chris) Compton.  Great-Grandpa to Molly and Gage Heddle, Evelyn, Olivia, Benjamin and William Moore, Melody, Nicole and Carter Compton.  Predeceased by his big brothers and sisters.  Remembered fondly by his daughter-in-law Marie Heddle.  Friends will be received at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge (23 Main Street South (905) 852-3073) on Monday, October 13, 2014 from 3-9 pm.  A service to Celebrate Allen’s life will be held in the chapel on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 11 am.  Interment Uxbridge Cemetery.  Reception to follow at Port Perry United Church.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Port Perry United Church or the Canadian Cancer Society – Durham Region Community Office in Allen’s memory. 
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PEAGAM, George W.




Uxbridge Chapel
 
Passed peacefully with family by his side on Sunday, October 5, 2014 at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital in his 90th year.  Loving husband of sixty-six years to Lorraine (Smith).  Dear father of Gayle (Bob) Norris and Betty-Ann (Wally) Simpson.  Loving Popa to Robb Norris, Brad (Tara) Norris, Jamie (Tara) Norris, Mike Simpson (Amber), Mark Simpson (Lindsay), Matt (Jasmine) Simpson.  Great Popa to Teagan, Owen, Alexa, Bishop, Finley, Luke and Emmit.  Friends and Family will be welcomed at the Uxbridge Baptist Church (231 Brock Street West) for visitation on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 10am until service time at 11am.  Reception to follow. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital would be greatly appreciated by the family.
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SMITH, Margaret June

Port Perry Chapel

(Veteran Of World War II)
                       
Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health, Port Perry on Sunday, October 5, 2014 at the age of 89. Margaret Smith wife of the late George Smith. Loving mother of Lynda (Philip deceased) Faichney and Gordon (Ann) Smith. Dear grandmother of Neil Faichney, Karen Faichney, Jessica Smith and Graham Smith. Sister of the late Janet Hamilton. At the request of Margaret no funeral service will be held. If desired memorial donations to Port Perry Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Low and Low Funeral Home, Port Perry (905) 985-7331
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STABLEFORD, Joyce

October 14, 1932 - October 5, 2014

Port Perry Chapel

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health, Port Perry on Sunday, October 5, 2014. Joyce Stableford dearly beloved wife of Arthur Stableford of Sonya.  Joyce will be sadly missed by the Stableford family and the Whitehead family. Family and friends will be received at the Low and Low Funeral Home, 1763 Reach St., Port Perry (905) 985-7331on Friday, October 10, 2014 from 12 to 1 p.m. A memorial service to celebrate the life of Joyce will be held in the chapel on Friday, October 10, 2014 at 1 p.m. with a reception to follow at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Port Perry Hospital Foundation or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
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RIVETT, Hayden Randall

Port Perry Chapel

It is with great sadness the Rivett and Lane family announces the passing of their baby boy Hayden. Much loved son of Massey Rivett and Melissa Lane. Cherished grandson to Kim and Darlene Rivett, and Chris and Jackie Lane. Dearest nephew to Mackenzie Lane. A funeral service will be held at the Low & Low Funeral Home, 1763 Reach Street, Port Perry (905-985-7331) on Thursday October 2, 2014 at 11am. Family and friends will be received at 10am for visitation until time of service. Reception to follow. Interment at Uxbridge Cemetery. In memory of Hayden please consider a donation to Sick Kids Foundation.
 
 “Heaven will hold you before we do and keep you safe until we come home to you” 
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SELLERS, William Paul
May 9, 1952- September 25, 2014

Surrounded by his family, at 0242 a.m. Paul peacefully succumbed to his long fight with cancer.  His memory lives on with his wife Debi Drennan-Sellers,  and his three children Tyler, Codi and Christian.  Survived by his sister Maureen Hastings and her family, Dan and sons Kyle and Aaron.  Paul was very passionate about music and anything to do with sound and audio, so please remember him in your favourite songs.  As we all will!  A Memorial Service will be held in the chapel at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge (23 Main Street South, (905) 852-3073) on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 3 p.m. with visitation one hour prior.  Reception to follow.  As an alternative to flowers the family would prefer donations to " standup2cancer.ca."   Paul was passionate about this organization and their mission to win the battle against cancer. 
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MCDOWELL, David Bruce

Uxbridge Chapel 

Passed away peacefully at home on Monday, September 22, 2014 in his 83rd year, after a courageous battle with cancer.  Loving husband of Anne McDowell.  Dear father of Darryl and Derek (Megumi) McDowell.  Cherished grandfather to granddaughter Izumi.   He will be sadly missed by many friends and extended family.  Visitation will take place on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge (23 Main Street South (905)852-3073).  Funeral service will take place on Friday, September 26, 2014 in the chapel at 11 a.m.  Reception to follow.  Interment at Pine Hills Cemetery (625 Birchmount Rd, Scarborough) following reception. Donations may be made to a mission of your choice. 
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FORBES, Robert James

Port Perry Chapel

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health, Port Perry on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at the age of 87. Robert Forbes dearly beloved husband of Joy Forbes (nee Buchanan).  Loving father of Bill Forbes (Robbin) of Lindsay, Jim Forbes (Bev) of Beamsville and the late Nancy Forbes-Benson (Stephen) of Toronto. Loving  grandfather of Ruby, Tyson, Buck, Jake and Jarret. In lieu of flowers the family has requested memorial donations be made to the Terry Fox Foundation. At the request of Robert no funeral service will be held. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Low & Low Funeral Home, Port Perry (905) 985-7331. 
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WILES, Marjorie
(nee) Vallieres




Port Perry Chapel

Passed away suddenly at Lakeridge Health Centre in Oshawa on Sunday, September 21, 2014 at the age of 85. Marge Wiles wife of the late Stewart Wiles. Loving aunt of Larry Flieler, Terry Flieler (Kelly), Jeff Flieler (Alexander), Walter (Kathy) Mitchell and Rick (Pam) Vallieres. Marge is predeceased by her brother Bob and Bunny Vallieres and sisters Hazel and Walt Mitchell and Dorothy Flieler. Marge will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. A private family graveside service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Ontario Veterinary College Pet Trust Fund would be appreciated.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Low & Low Funeral Home, Port Perry. (905) 985-7331.
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SMITH, Robert John

Uxbridge Chapel
 
Passed away peacefully with family by his side at the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on Friday, September 12, 2014 in his 73rd year.  Beloved husband of Suzanne.  Loving father of Bradley, Angela and Gordon Smith. Cherished Grandfather to Bradley and Rhyan Smith.  Dearest brother to Barbara (Terry) Stanworth.  Robert will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and extended family. A Memorial Service will be held at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge 23 Main Street South (905) 852-3073 on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 12 noon.  Family and friends will be received at 11 am for visitation until time of service.  Reception to follow.  In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital or the Alzheimer’s Society. 
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KENNEDY, Ruth Leona

Uxbridge Chapel
 
Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital, in her 86th year.  Beloved wife of the late Vernon Kennedy.  Loving mother of Dawn Marie (Jim), the late David, Guy (Millie) and Joyce.  Cherished Grandma of Marnie (Dwayne), Colleen (Ross), Heather (Mike), Alana (Mike), and Holly.  Great grandmother of nine with the newest addition being Dylan Alexander.  Family and friends will be received at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge (23 Main Street South, (905) 852-3073 for visitation on Sunday, September 14, 2014 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm.  A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Monday, September 15, 2014 at 11 am.  Donations to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada would be greatly appreciated. 
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VERBAAN, Aart

Uxbridge Chapel

Passed away peacefully at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 in his 87th year. Dearly loved husband of Catherina. Loving father of Adriana (Larry), Catherine (Brian), Henry and Art (Melanie). Cherished grandfather of Erin, Andrew, Eric, Michelle, Jackie, John, Kelly-Jo, Daniel, Michael and Charlie and great grandfather of 9. Aart will be sadly missed by his family in Holland as well as his extended family and friends here in Canada. A private Celebration of Life Service will be held.  Donations made to the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge, 905-852-3073. 
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SOMMERVILLE, John Roxburgh

Port Perry Chapel

Passed away at his home suddenly on Saturday, September 6th 2014 at the age of 64.  John Sommerville dear brother of Shelagh (Walter) Landsmann, and Tom (Janice) Sommerville.  Dear uncle of Tammy (Craig), Jessica and Shawna.  John will be sadly missed by his dear and special friend Sally Brouwer.  Family and friends will be received at the home of Tom and Janice Sommerville, 1180 Scugog Line 8, Port Perry, on Sunday September 21st 2014, for a memorial visiting from 2-4 p.m with words of dedication about John at 3 p.m. If you wish to make a donation, a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario, or to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Low & Low Funeral Home, Port Perry, (905) 985-7331. 
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OILLE, Dorothy Maud (nee Hearne)






1911 - 2014

Port Perry Chapel
 
It is with deep sadness we announce the death of Dorothy Oille, in her 104th year in Port Perry on September 1, 2014.  Beloved wife of the late Vernon A. Oille.  Dorothy is survived by her sister Elizabeth Inns.  Loving mother of Diane Oille, Jane (Bill) Derby, Helen (Jim) Mole.  Dear grandmother of Jim Samis, John Samis, Christopher Samis, Karyn Levy, Susan Derby, Andrea Derby, Sarah Derby, Andrew Wood and Tom Wood, also by fourteen great grandchildren, Calvin, Sebastian, Charlie, Virginia, Madeleine, Gabrielle, Andrew, Sam, Katie, Ben, Jamie, Jessica, Melanie and Brian.  Family and friends will be received at the Low & Low Funeral Home, 1763 Reach Street, Port Perry (905) 985-7331 on Saturday September 6, 2014 from 1 to 2 p.m. A memorial service to celebrate the life of Dorothy will be held in the chapel on Saturday September 6, 2014 at 2 p.m. with a reception to follow at the funeral home.  In lieu of flowers memorial donations in her memory may be made to a charity of your choice or to the Community Nursing Home Port Perry.
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SANTIO, Albert Monteiro “Al”

Uxbridge Chapel
 
It is with much sadness that we announce Al’s passing on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at the age of 74. Born in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, U.S.A on April 20th, 1940. Al attended Maryland State College in Baltimore and was an integral part of the championship wins, his discus throw earned him the NCAA national champion honours with a toss of 173 feet and 4 inches.  In January of this year, Al was inducted into the Hall of Fame, Class Umes. His accomplishments in athletics at his University were considered truly worthy of this honour.  Al starred in basketball for four seasons, and was the team captain in his senior year. He would go on to play professional ball. Al was the sixth pick of the sixth round of a draft that saw only 84 players, and played a stint with the Hartford Capitals.  Al leaves his devoted wife Vera, his two step-children, Leanne and Ian and his two grandchildren Talia and Jackson.  A Memorial Service will be held at the Low and Low Funeral Home, 23 Main St. S., Uxbridge, 905-852-3073 on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 2 p.m. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until time of service.  Donations made to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.   
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WILSON, Sarah Jane “Sadie” (nee Cairney)

Uxbridge Chapel 

Passed away peacefully with her family at her side, Thursday morning, August 28, 2014 at age 98. She was the beloved wife of the late John Wilson – her “Jackie”. Loving mother of June and her husband Edwin Evans. Dear sister to the late Thomas Cairney of England and Harold Cairney of New York State. Sadie will be greatly missed by her nieces, nephews, her extended family in New York State, her many friends, especially those in the “Irish Group” and in Florida. Visitation at the Low & Low Funeral Home, 23 Main St. S., Uxbridge (905) 852-3073 on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 from 2-4 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at St. Paul’s Leaskdale Church, 12251 Regional Road 1 on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 12:00 noon. Visitation one hour prior to service. Reception to follow. Interment at Uxbridge Cemetery.  In Sadie’s memory donations may be made to Samaritans Purse www.samaritanspurse.org or a charity of your choice.  
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PENNYCOOK, Rebecca

Uxbridge Chapel 

After 94 well lived years, Rebecca passed from our world leaving a wake of inspiration in her place.  For all who knew her there were lessons to be taken on how to stay physically, mentally, and socially fit.  She strived to learn something new each day, taking up hobbies as she went through life.  Rebecca was a creative and skilled seamstress who taught for the Singer sewing company.  She was a wine maker, farmer, inventive cook, dog trainer and breeder, knitter, skater, skier, swimmer, yoga practitioner, bridge player, organic gardener, and in her last decade, computer user.  She encouraged everyone she knew to excel in what they did.  Predeceased by her husband Neil and siblings James Palmer, Elinor Bartlett and Ruth McKay.  Rebecca will be missed and lovingly remembered by her many relatives and friends.  Our thanks are extended to all the wonderful people who work and volunteer at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital.  In keeping with Rebecca’s wishes there will be no funeral, cremation has taken place.  If you wish to make a memorial gesture, please consider a donation to the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital Foundation, The Uxbridge-Scugog Animal Control Centre or the New Animal Shelter for Uxbridge-Scugog.  Care entrusted to Low & Low Limited (905) 852-3073. 
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COLE, William Thomas “Bill”
1928-2014

Uxbridge Chapel

Bill started his career in sales with the H.J. Heinz Co. in the Toronto and Niagara Regions.  His teaching career began in Toronto in the late 1960’s.  In 1976 Bill moved to the Port Carling area where he was a substitute teacher and he also wrote for the Gravenhurst News.  Bill was the founder of the Gravenhurst Leader and the Orillia Sentinel.  From 1983 until 1992, Bill taught senior English, coached public speaking and was a house parent, all at Rosseau Lake College.  Bill was the last Reeve of the village of Rosseau and helped with the transition to the Township of Sequin.  Bill’s move to Uxbridge in 2010 gave him the opportunity to attend many community events where he met new friends.  Bill was a member of the Loyal and Ancient order of the Unicorn and enjoyed travelling to Toronto for weekly meetings.  In his spare time, he enjoyed gardening and was an avid reader.  Loving husband of Elinor (nee Gaetz).  Dear father of Rob (Jennefer) of Paris, France, John (Hayley) of Toronto and Linda (John) of Los Angeles, California.  Cherished grandfather of Aaron and Hamish.  Bill will be deeply missed by his Irish family in Dublin and Cobh and especially by his faithful dog Trapper.  A Celebration of Bill’s life will be held on Sunday, September 28 at Wooden Sticks Golf Club, Uxbridge from 1-3 pm.  The family would like to thank the C.C.A.C. caregivers and Dr. Brian St. John and the palliative care givers at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital for their help and support.  If desired, memorial donations may be made to Uxbridge Salvation Army or North House.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge (23 Main Street South, (905) 852-3073). 
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LEADBETTER, Rita

Uxbridge Chapel

 It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Rita on August 23 2014, at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital at the age of 85.   Predeceased by her husband Albert Leadbetter.   Loving mother to Victoria “Vikki” Norris, and Elaine Leigh (Peter).   Cherished grandmother to Jacki Ferrara (Alex), Chris “CJ”Norris, Sandi Leigh (John Symes) and Sean Leigh (Amanda).   Dearest great grandmother to Carter and Chloie Ferrara and Jade, Zoe and Jaxon Symes.   Friends may visit at the Low & Low Limited Funeral Home, 23 Main Street, South Uxbridge,  (905-852-3073) on Thursday August 28 2014 from 6-9pm. A Memorial Service will take place in the chapel on Friday August 29, 2014 at 11am. Memorial donations to the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital would be greatly appreciated by Rita’s family
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CARVILLE, Colette

Uxbridge Chapel 

Passed away Thursday morning, August 21, 2014 at Southlake Regional Hospital Newmarket at the age of 80.  Beloved wife of Joseph Freddrick Carville. Loving mother of Rick (Debbie), Tara (Andrew) Learning.  Cherished grandmother to Skylyssa Colette and Ocean Kimberly Learning, and Cassidy Killroy.  Colette will also be missed by her brother’s Harry (predeceased), Pierce, and Jerry (Lee) Tipping and her many close friends and family in Ireland and Canada.  A celebration of Colette’s life will take place on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. in the chapel at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge 23 Main St., S., (905)852-3073.  Reception to follow.  In lieu of flowers, donations made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated.
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MARTYN, Harold

Retired From General Motors Of Canada
and was a member of the Odd Fellows Lodge, Port Perry

Port Perry Chapel

Passed away peacefully with his loving wife by his side, at his home in Port Perry on Friday, August 22, 2014 at the age of 91. Harold Martyn dearly beloved husband for 66 years to Clara Martyn. Dear brother of Inez Bonner. Harold will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephew, family and friends. Family and friends will be received at the Low and Low Funeral Home 1763 Reach Street, Port Perry (905) 985-7331 on Monday, September 8, 2014 from 10  to  11 a.m.. A memorial service to celebrate the life of Harold will be held in the chapel on Monday, September 8, 2014 at 11 a.m. with a reception to follow at the funeral home. Memorial donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated 
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LOW, Peter Jeffrey
May 19th 1970- August, 21st 2014

Uxbridge Chapel

Passed away  on August 21st 2014, at age 44.  Devoted husband to Dianne (Desrosier), Loving father to Peter and Thomas.  Beloved son to William and Jean.  Peter is survived by his sisters Kelly (Geoff), Lori (Greg), and brother John (Ashley).  He will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews , and extended family.  Visiting to be held at the Low and Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge Chapel (23 Main Street South) on Sunday August 24th from 2pm-5pm.  A private family service to celebrate Peter’s life will be held on Monday August 25th. Interment at Uxbridge Cemetery. In Peter’s memory, please consider a donation to the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital.  Send condolence






 













 


“Sailing takes me away to where I’ve always heard it could be
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WILLIAMS, Margaret Mary (nee O'Neill)




Uxbridge Chapel

Who passed away peacefully on the morning of August 21st 2014 surrounded by her family in Uxbridge, ON (formerly of Pefferlaw, ON and Birmingham, England). She is survived by her beloved husband Alan and sons Jason (Paula) and Russell (Kim) and her most special grandchildren Makenna, Britton and Hanna Williams.  Predeceased by beloved first grandson Devon O'Neill Williams.  Daughter of the late Eileen and Joseph O'Neill. Margaret and Alan immigrated to Canada in 1975 and settled in Pefferlaw for 35 years before moving to Uxbridge, ON in 2010. She had an incredible passion to live life and enjoy her family. Margaret was an avid sewer and knitter who enjoyed her time at the Lion's Club in Pefferlaw. The family would like to thank all who supported Margaret in her last few months especially her sister Eileen and her niece Rachel. We would also like to thank her good friends Theresa, Nancy, Rose and Wendy.  Many thanks to Dr's Marchuk, Nathoo and Doobay for all their help as well as the nurses from C.C.A.C. Arrangements have been entrusted to Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge, 23 Main Street South (905) 852-3073.  Visitation Friday, August 22, 2014 from 6-9 p.m.  Funeral service to take place at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 2 p.m.  Reception to follow at Funeral Home.  If you wish to make a donation in Margaret's memory please consider Southlake Regional Health Centre’s Cardiac Unit. 
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REYNOLDS, Gloria (née Ashenhurst)
January 22, 1941 – August 16, 2014

Uxbridge Chapel
 
Gloria was a wonderful spirit who cherished her family and friends. She enjoyed travelling, winters in Florida, and summers at the cottage. Predeceased by her parents, Ida Card and Turner Ashenhurst. Beloved wife of Clyde. Much loved mother of Carolyn (Steve) and Christine (Mike). Devoted grandma to Daniel, Sarah, Kevin, Katherine, and Duncan. Fondly remembered by Beverley, Scott, Christine, and James. A service to celebrate Gloria’s life will be held on Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Low & Low Funeral Home, 23 Main St. S, Uxbridge (905) 852-3073. Visitation from 12 to 2 p.m.. Interment in Uxbridge Cemetery. Memorial donations made to the Yonge Street Mission or the Scarborough Hospital Birchmount Campus would be greatly appreciated.  Gloria lives on in the memories of her family and friends.   LIVE, LOVE, LAUGH. 
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PAL, Ferenc (Frank)

Uxbridge Chapel

Entered into rest on Monday, August 18, 2014 at Cedarvale Nursing Home in Keswick at the age of 85.  Frank, beloved husband to the late Susanna.  Dear Father to Elisabeth and her husband Calvin Appleton.  Grandfather to Amanda and Adam.  Survived by his brother James Pal and sister Elizabeth Holtzman.  Resting at the low and low Funeral Home, 23 Main St.,S. Uxbridge, (905)-852-3073 on Friday, August 22, 2014 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.  Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 10 a.m. from Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, 70 Toronto St. North.  Internment at the Uxbridge Cemetery.  In Frank’s memory, donations may be made to the Alzheimers Society. 
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MCKINNON, James “Jim”

Uxbridge Chapel

Passed away peacefully at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on Friday, August 15, 2014 in his 68th year. Dearly loved husband and best friend to Kay. Loving father of Dawn (Darren Mori). Cherished grandfather of Ryan and Heather. Dear brother of Gail (Jim Sharp). Jim will be sadly missed by his niece Pat, his nephews Brian and Joe and especially by his canine companion Rascal. Visitation from the Low & Low Funeral Home, 23 Main St. S., Uxbridge, 905-852-3073 on Thursday August 21, 2014 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service from the chapel on Friday, August 22 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at St. Andrew’s Cemetery, Markham. In lieu of flowers, donations made to the Odette Cancer Centre c/o Sunnybrook Hospital or Uxbridge Cottage Hospital would be appreciated by the family.
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BREEN, Jeremiah “Jerry”

Uxbridge Chapel

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer at Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay on Sunday, August 17, 2014 in his 70th year. Dear father of Sean (Kendra), Kevin (Tracey), Timothy (Kunti) and Jennifer. Cherished grandfather of Tyler, Thomas, Corey, James, Ryan and Jack. Jerry will be sadly missed by his family back home. Visitation will be held at the Low & Low Funeral Home, 23 Main St. S., Uxbridge, 905-852-3073 on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 from 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass from the chapel on Thursday, August 21 at 11:00 a.m. If desired, donations made to the Ross Memorial Hospital, Palliative Care Unit would be appreciated by the family. The family would like to thank Dr. MacMillan and all the great nurses who took such good care of our dad.
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BARTON, Lorraine

Passed away at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital with her family by her side after a courageous battle with lung cancer on Saturday, August 16, 2014 in her 73rd year. Dearly loved wife of Bill. Loving mother of Michael (Jennifer), Tony (Tracey), Cindy, Brad (Jen) and Franzis. Cherished grandmother of John (Megan), Suzie, Taylor, Lindsay (Dave), Trevor (Brittany), Cassandra (Dan), Jackie, Sarah, Brayden and Brenna. Great-grandmother of Karter, Lauren, Jillian, Jaelynn, Jerzee, Isabella and Sophia. Dear sister of Ted (Bea). Predeceased by her parents Jack & Eva Murphy and her sister Maureen. Lorraine will be greatly missed by her extended family and many friends. Memorial visitation will be held at the Uxbridge Legion on Saturday, August 23, 2014 from 1-4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations made to Hearth Place Cancer Support Centre, www.hearthplace.org would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge, 905-852-3073.
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PATERSON, Maurice Reid 

Port Perry Chapel

Passed away after a brief illness on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at Lakeridge Health, Oshawa in his 85th year. Dearly loved husband of Marilyn. Beloved father of Wayne, Barry, daughter-in-law Patty, Blair (Louise) and Maureen (Gary). Cherished grandfather of Leslie (Dave), Stephanie (Mike), Heather, Bryan, Jason, Gregory, Sarah (Jay), Erika, Trevor, Dean, Dilan, Carter, John and Amanda. Great grandfather of Ava. Loving brother of Marilyn (Keith) and Tom (Valerie). Predeceased by his son Scott and his sister Jean (Ed). Maurice will be greatly missed by his extended family and many friends. Memorial service will be held from the Low & Low Funeral Home, 1763 Reach Street, Port Perry, 905-985-7331 on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Visitation from 12:00 noon until time of service. In lieu of flowers, donations made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
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BLACKBURN, Sara Luella nee: Pettinger
August 31, 1921 – August 10, 2014




Uxbridge Chapel
 
Entered into rest peacefully at her home on Sunday morning.  Beloved wife of the late Harvey Blackburn.  Loving mother of Cec (Penny predeceased), Bert & Gale, Sara (Sally) & James Jemison, Eric & Gail and Luanne & Brian Evans.  Cherished Grandma of Angela & Andrew McNabb, Christy & Paul Mayrs, Rebecca, Amber & Dave Clark, Kandice & Pius Bachmann, Tyler, Daniel & Carlean Evans, Joel & Heather Evans, Michael & Veronica Evans, Paul & Brittany Evans, Rubyanne & fiancé Caleb May and Timothy Evans.  Proud Great Grandma of Keagan & Grady Mayrs, Abigail Clark, Xander & Felix Evans, Jane, Harvey & Hazel Evans, Nathanael & Ava Evans.  Luella was predeceased by her parents Cecil & Vera Pettinger, her brother Captain RD Pettinger, her sister-in-law Alma.  Luella dedicated her life to her family, church and community.  Resting at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge (23 Main Street South, (905) 852-3073) on Thursday, August 14, 2014 from 6-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held at St. Paul’s Leaskdale Church  12251 Regional Road #1, on Friday, August 15, 2014 at 12 noon.  Visiting one hour before.  Reception to follow.  Interment in Uxbridge Cemetery.  In Luella’s memory donations may be made to St. Paul’s Leaskdale Church or Community Care (Respite Program). 
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WOOLHEAD, Daniel Sidney

Uxbridge Chapel
 
Passed away Sunday, August 10, 2014 in his 68th year at Markham-Stouffville Hospital (Palliative Care).  Cherished husband and best friend of Carol (Appleton) for 48 years.  Loving father of Bobbie (Ron Tapscott), Ron (Leanne) and Don (Jean).  Proud Grandpa to Sydney, Shawn, Megan, Cameron, Colby, Aiden and Chevy.  Dan will also be missed by his brother John and many in-laws.  Predeceased by parents, Sidney and Helen and Sister, Maryann.  Dan will be resting at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge (23 Main Street South (905) 852-3073) on Thursday, August 14, 2014 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday, August 15, 2014 at 11 a.m.  Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated. 
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NOTTINGHAM, Margit

Port Perry Chapel






Passed away with her loving family by her side at her home in Oshawa on Thursday, August 7th  2014 at the age of 70.  Dearly beloved wife of 49 years to Gary Nottingham. Loving mother of  Allen (Denise) Nottingham and Julie (John) Rowett. Much loved grandma to Colby, Carson and Claire. Margit was born in Steyr, Austria to the late John and Louise Vielhaber. Dear sister of Adele and Erika. Margit will be remembered for her passion of gardening and love of art and painting. She will be sadly missed by all her family and friends.  Family and friends will be received at the Low and Low Funeral Home 1763 Reach Street, Port Perry (905) 985-7331 on Saturday, August 9th 2014 from 1 to 3 p.m. for a time of celebration of the life of Margit. Memorial donations to the Kelly Shires Breast Cancer Foundation or to the Lakeridge Health Cancer Centre would be appreciated.
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VALE, Barbara Rose

Port Perry Chapel

Passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness at the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on Tuesday August 5, 2014 at the age of 67. Barbara Vale dearly beloved wife of Frank Vale of Sunderland. Loving mother of Denise (Mike) Faulkner, Grant (Susan) Vale and Kevin (Katie) Vale. Dear grandmother of Matthew, Tiffany, Tyler, Madison and Isaac. Dear sister of Neil (Donna) McAvoy. Barbara will be sadly missed by all her family and many friends. Family and friends will be received at the Low and Low Funeral Home 1763 Reach Street, Port Perry (905) 985-7331 on Thursday August 7, 2014 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral service to celebrate the life of Barbara will be held in the chapel on Friday, August 8, 2014 at 11 a.m. with a reception to follow at the funeral home. Interment Sunderland Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, Uxbridge Cottage Hospital Foundation, St. Andrew’s United Church, Sunderland or the Greenbank United Church would be appreciated.
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JANSEN, Karen Ann
June 2, 1946 – August 3, 2014

Uxbridge Chapel
 
Passed away suddenly after a lengthy illness, complicated by lung cancer.  She was with her family at the time, including her husband Joe.  Karen is survived by her children Mark (Shannon), Tina (John), Sam (Nicole) and her “adopted son” Doug (Teresa).  She will be greatly missed by all her grandchildren; Kaitlin, Josie, Mason, Colby, Vivien-Leigh, Kelsey and Robin.  Karen will be lovingly remembered by her sister Barb (Bert) and her family, her brother Eric his wife Rhonda and children Thorin and Jody, and by the many others that Karen’s life and smile touched.  Funeral arrangement entrusted to Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge (23 Main Street South, (905) 852-3073).
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BURD, Joan Marlene

Uxbridge Chapel 

Passed away peacefully in her 81st year, with her family by her side on July 29, 2014 at the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital.  Joan had fought against many health issues over the years but through it all remained her positive and happy self.  Joan leaves behind her loving husband of 60 years Joe, her daughter Sue (husband Rick Cook), grand-daughters Jayme Cook (Eon Lamb) and Shelby Cook.  Joan will also be missed by her sister Diana (Bill Johnstone), brother Fred (Carole Lee), predeceased by brother Bill (Dinah Hutton) and her many nieces and nephews.  A celebration of life will be held at Rick and Sue Cook’s farm, 12899 Regional Road 1, Uxbridge on August 10th, 2014 at 2 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital for the excellent care they gave Joan would be gratefully appreciated. 
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MCKAY, Mary Agnes (nee: Read)

Uxbridge Chapel
 
Passed away at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on July 28, 2014 in her 94th year.  Mary Agnes McKay, widow of Auston Thomas McKay.  Dearly beloved mother of Larry and his wife Melody, Sharon Spencer (and the late John Miles) and predeceased by son James and his wife Eleanor.  Fondly remembered by grandchildren Laura-Jane, Robert, William, Ashley, Christina and Craig, and great grandchildren Courtney, Braydon, Auston, Jordan, Anderson, Aaron, Tyler and Mackenzie, Hunter and Kayla.  Loving sister of Florence Kalar and the late Margret Smith, Jean Parise and George Read. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Family and friends will be received at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge 23 Main Street South (905) 852-3073 on Thursday, July 31, 2014  for visitation from 6-9 p.m.  A funeral service will take place in the chapel at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 1, 2014.  A private family interment to follow at Elgin Mills Cemetery in Richmond Hill.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. 
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TODD, Florence

Uxbridge Chapel
 
Passed away peacefully at Uxbridge Cottage Hospital on Sunday, July 27, 2014 in her 97th year.  Beloved wife of Walter Todd.  Loving mother of Robert (Bob).  She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Connie (Todd) Barnes, her husband Tim and children Connor and Cassie; and Karen (Todd) Smith, her husband Andrew and their children Patrick and Brendan.  Florence is predeceased by brother’s Howard, Arthur (Art), and Harold Snowball and sister Dorothy Burnett. Family and friends will be welcomed at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge 23 Main Street South, (905) 852-3073, for visitation on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 from 7-9 p.m. A funeral service to celebrate Florence’s life will be held in the chapel on Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 1 p.m. with visitation one hour prior.  Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital would be greatly appreciated. 
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DICEMAN, W.F. Stewart

Port Perry Chapel

Passed away peacefully at Bon Air residence, Cannington, Ontario on Sunday, July 20, 2014 in his 96th year. Predeceased by his beloved wife Audrey Diceman.  Loving father of Wayne (Pat), Ken (Karen) and Lynda (Norman).  Cherished grandfather of Shane (Sandi), Derek (Jennifer), Kerry, Steve (Stephanie),Shannon (Daniel) Tara, Ryan (Alicia).  Great grandfather of Tom, Natalie, Lauren, Mia-Lynn, Isaac, Nathanael, Jessica, and Kaitlin.  Stewart will be greatly missed by his special friend Catharine and many friends at The Court of Brooklin, and fondly remembered in the hearts of extended family and many friends.   Resting at the Low & Low Funeral Home, 1763 Reach St., Port Perry(905) 985-7331. Visitation Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 6-9 p.m, Thursday 12 to 1pm. Funeral Service from the chapel on Thursday, July 24 at 1:00 pm. Private family interment to follow. If desired, donations made to the Brooklin United Church or a charity of your choice. 
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SMITH, Dorothy Maud (Bell)

Uxbridge Chapel
 
Passed away peacefully early in the morning of July 17th, 2014 at Reachview Village in her 102nd year.  Dorothy, beloved wife of the late Ted and predeceased by daughter Donna leaves behind her son Michael (Veronica), son-in-law Bill, and grandchildren Jill, Katy (Doug), and Bradley (Alyson).  She will also be lovingly remembered by her 3 great-grandchildren Olivia, Annabelle, & Bennett.  As per Dorothy’s wishes, a private family service will be held. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge (905) 852-3073.
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ARCHAMBAULT, Lesley
(Feb 4, 1955 - July 17, 2014)

Uxbridge Chapel

Lesley took her final breath at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay after an 18 month battle with cancer. Loving wife to Mike Archambault. Beloved mother to Eric Archambault (Ashley Archambault), and Terri Hofinger (Marc Hofinger). Adoring grandmother to Jacob, Alexa and Fiona. Lesley enjoyed 1.5 years of retirement and loved to travel, golf and curl. Most of all she loved to spend time with her grandchildren. Lesley will be greatly missed by family and friends. Resting at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge 23 Main Street South, (905) 852-3073 on Monday, July 21, 2014 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church (70 Toronto Street N.). at 11 a.m.  Donations can be made to the Palliative Care Unit at the Ross Memorial Hospital.
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GYIVICSAN, Margit
(August 2, 1930 – July 14, 2014)

Uxbridge Chapel 

Margit passed away Monday, July 14, 2014 at Southlake Health Centre after a brief illness in her 84th year.  Loving wife to late husband John and dear mother to children Zoltan and Katalin (Paul) Brown.  She also leaves behind her beloved grandchildren Darrel, Drew, Ryan and Wesley Brown, Jennifer (Brian) Tavares, Nadia Gyivicsan and Kristofer (Brittany) Gyivicsan.  Proud great grandmother to Hailey and Tayler Tavares and Hudson Gyivicsan.  Special and cherished friend of daughter-in-law Denise (Kevin) Gordon and Kiley Pedersen.  Margit was born in Hungary and immigrated to Canada in 1962 with her two small children Zoltan and Katalin to join her husband John.  He had come to Canada six years earlier and established the Industrial Tannery in Uxbridge.  Together they worked hard for the next 45 years operating what would become a successful business well known for moccasins, mittens and many other leather goods.  Upon retirement, Margit spent hours in her beautiful flower gardens that were admired by many, but the time she enjoyed most was with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Known to them as “Mama,” she loved to cook and knew what all their favourite foods were and always had a big hug and kiss for them along with the occasional little gift of money which they all appreciated.  Her warmth and generosity will be deeply missed by all.  A celebration of Margit’s life will be held Sunday, August 10, 2014 from 1-6 p.m. at the family home, 59 Centre Road, Uxbridge. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Low & Low Limited.
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RUHL, Johanna Maria (nee: Jagers)

Uxbridge Chapel 

Passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014 at Bon Air Residence in Cannington.  Johanna beloved wife of the late Chris and predeceased by daughter Christina.  Loving mother to Bill and Lynda Ruhl, Peggy and Will Burke, Bert Ruhl, and Christopher and Claire Ruhl.  Grandmother to nine grandchildren; Zachary, Myles, Melinda, Amber, Jonathan, Jeremy, Monique, Breanne and Alise.  Predeceased by sister Trudy and brother Harry.  Sadly missed by siblings; Francis Albers, Cory VanShindle, Willie VanStrien and Mary Albers.  Resting at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge 23 Main Street South (905) 852-3073 on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.  Funeral Service to be held in the chapel on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 1 p.m.  Interment in Uxbridge Cemetery.  Reception to follow.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choice. 
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BAERISCH, Erich (Heinz) Werner

Uxbridge Chapel 

Passed away on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital at age 90.  Erich, beloved husband to Helga Huhn.  Survived by his brother Dieter and sister Anni Muller.  Predeceased by two sisters and three brothers in Germany.  Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law, and sisters-in-law in Germany and Canada.  Loving uncle to Frank, Sybille, Tina, Ute, Jurgen and Norman..  A service to Celebrate Erich’s life will be held on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 11 a.m. in the chapel from Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge 23 Main Street South, (905) 852-3073.  Visitation will be one hour prior.  Inurnment at Uxbridge Cemetery.  Reception to follow at Funeral Home.  A special thank you to the nice staff at Uxbridge Hospital and ReachView Village.  Memorial donations to the Uxbridge Hospital or a Charity of your choice would be appreciated. 
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ASHENHURST, Robert  (Alias: Corky, Bobby, the Sage, the Duke and the King)

Uxbridge Chapel 

Passed at home in his 80th year on July 8th, 2014.  Beloved husband of wife Linda for 40 years.  Loving father of Rob (Liz) Ashenhurst, and Paul Phillips.  He will be missed by brother Roger (Doris) and sister Carole Redshaw.  Grandfather to Michael (Jennifer) Andrew, Sarah, Kayla, Leanna and nieces, nephews and many friends.  Resting at the Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge, 23 Main Street South (905) 852-3073, on Friday, July 11, 2014 from 12 noon until service time in the chapel at 1 p.m.  Interment at Uxbridge Cemetery.  Reception to follow at the Royal Canadian Legion, Uxbridge.  In lieu of flowers a donation to the Lung Association would be greatly appreciated. A thank you to Dr. Ripple Dhillon for sensitive care and support. 
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HUNTER, Eva

Port Perry Chapel

Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health, in Port Perry on Thursday, July 3, 2014. Eva Hunter dearly beloved wife of Grant Hunter of Port Perry. Loving mother of Beth (Chuck) Willes, John (Jacqui) Hunter, Linda (Bob) Hunter and Susan Hunter (Paul Eady). Dear grandmother of 13 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. Eva will be sadly missed by her extended family and many friends. Family and friends will be received at the Low and Low Funeral Home 1763 Reach Street, Port Perry (905) 985-7331 on Monday July 7, 2014 from 12  to  2 p.m.. A memorial service to celebrate the life of Eva will be held in the chapel on Monday July 7, 2014 at 2 p.m. with a reception to follow at the funeral home. Memorial donations to Port Perry Hospital Foundation or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
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TAIT, Muriel

Uxbridge Chapel 

Muriel Suzanne Tait (nee Frisque) passed away in her home in Uxbridge Ontario, on June 29th, 2014 at the young age of 71, surrounded by her family. Loving mother of daughter Jaqueline Eagles (Tait) and son Stephen Tait; mother-in-Law to Tom Eagles and Deirdre Tait. Grandmother (Nanny) to Christine and Candace Eagles, Chantelle and Karl Lippert, Kayla and Sara Tait. Great-Grandmother to Arabella Lippert and former wife to Neil Tait. Adoring Sister to Michael Frisque, Sister-in-Law to Margaret Frisque and Aunt to Karina, Jenica and Gregory.  Muriel was a care giver to all; two legged and four. She would be the first to help anyone who needed it. She volunteered her time within her communities to ensure others had the support they needed in order to better their lives. Muriel loved to travel the world and explore new places. She loved more than anything to spend time with her family and friends. She cherished her grandchildren and great grandchild above all else. Deep appreciation is extended to the staff of Southlake and Sunnybrook Cancer Centres for the compassionate care that Muriel received. Muriel and her family are deeply appreciative of the care she received while under treatment at the Cancer Care Unit of Southlake Regional Hospital in Newmarket. The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations to be made in her memory to either The Uxbridge Cottage Hospital Foundation or The Ontario Humane Society. Donation slips will be available at the ceremony. Muriel did not like sad events. Instead of a funeral, her family will be holding a `Celebration of her Life``. The celebration will be held on Sunday, July 13th from 12pm to 4pm at the Royal Ashburn Golf and Country Club located at 995 Myrtle Road West Ashburn, Ontario. All who wish to attend are most welcomed. She will be greatly missed by all, and will be forever in our hearts.  Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Low & Low Funeral Home, Uxbridge.
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PEMBERTON, Sylvia Elizabeth (nee Bradbury)

Port Perry Chapel

Crossed over peacefully to meet her husband Gerald on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at Lakeridge Health, Port Perry. Sylvia Pemberton wife of the late Gerald Pemberton. Loving mother of Gary (Shirley), Gerald, “Missy” and Cathy. Dear grandmother of Wayne, Cassandra, Adam, Candice, great grandmother of 3 great grandchildren and great great grandmother of 1 and soon to be 2 great great grandchildren. Predeceased by her parents Peter and Mabel Bradbury, sisters Mabel, Margaret and brothers Peter, Buster, John, Gubby, Paul, Eugene and William. Sylvia will be missed by all her family and friends. Family and friends will be received at the Low & Low Funeral Home 1763 Reach Street, Port Perry (905) 985-7331 on Friday July 4, 2014 from 7 to 9 p.m. A complete funeral service to celebrate the life of Sylvia will be held in the chapel on Saturday July 5, 2014 at 1 p.m. with cremation to follow. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated. 
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