Funeral Notices

Linda Fay Stevens January 9, 1943 ~ May 17, 2019

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Linda Fay Stevens (Wagner) at her home on Friday May 17, 2019 at the age of 76 with her family by her side.  Beloved wife of Ralph Raymond Stevens, sharing 55 years of wedded bliss.  Loving mother of Jane Stevens Wilmott, Todd Stevens, Susan Bechard (Ken), and Karen Lock (Norm). Predeceased by infant son Paul (1965) and son-in-law Jim (2018).  Cherished grandmother to Sheena, Tara, Alisha, Joshua (Tori), River, Ian, Abbey, Jarod, Jesse and Devon.  Great grandmother of 5.  Dear sister Shirley (Toot) Woodburn, sister-in-law Audrey Wagner, brother-in-law Lee Stevens (Shirley).  Remembered by her many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her parents David and Agnes Wagner, brothers and sisters; Jack (Hilda) Wagner, Mary (Delbert) McCallum, Laura (Orlo) Mater, Cal (Mary) Wagner, Bill (Mary) Wagner, Ken (Dorothy) Wagner, Robert Wagner, Jean (Harvey) Ford, and Bill Woodburn.   Cremation arrangements entrusted to the Torrance Funeral Home (89 Bowes St. Parry Sound). A Celebration of life will be held at a later date.   If desired, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

 

 

Yvonne Baker January 5, 1947 ~ May 06, 2019

Peacefully at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on Monday May 6, 2019 in her 72nd year.  Beloved wife of Glen.  Loving mother of Andy, Glenda, Wally and Ivy.  Cherished by her grandchildren Christopher, Samantha and Marissa.  Survived by her sisters Sharlene, Leona, Shirley and brothers Morris, Neil and Glen.  Predeceased by her sisters Betty, Kathy, brother Kenny and granddaughter Amber.  She will be missed dearly by many friends and extended family.  Cremation arrangements entrusted to the Torrance Funeral Home (89 Bowes St. Parry Sound).   As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Diabetes association or the West Parry Sound Health Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

https://diabetes.ca/donate

https://wpshcf.com/

Janice Pothier November 2,1954 ~ May 05, 2019

Peacefully at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on Sunday May 5, 2019 in her 64th year.  Beloved wife of Fern.  Dear daughter of the late Herb and Irene Russell. Cherished by her Brothers; Jim Russell (Roxanne), Roger Russell (Linda), Larry Russell (Donna), and sister Marilyn Bolton (Kenneth).  Predeceased by her sister Anita Saunders.  Remembered by brother in law Tom.  She will be missed by friends and family.  Cremation arrangements entrusted to the Torrance Funeral Home (89 Bowes St. Parry Sound). Visitation will be held at St-Charles Community Centre (40 Casimir Road, St-Charles) on Friday, May 10, 2019 from 2 PM – 5 PM and 7 PM to 9 PM. As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.

Michael “Mike” Isaac December 28, 1960 ~ April 25, 2019

Memorial Service - May 4, 2019 - 11:00 am

William Barkley Michael Isaac (Mike) passed away suddenly at his home at Moose Deer Point Reserve on Thursday April 25, 2019 at the age of 58.  Beloved father to Amanda and Autumn.  Loving papa of Dawson and Skylynn.  Loving son of the late William and Betty Isaac.  Dear brother of Debbie, Pauline, Gladys, Nina, Gail and the late Midge, Robert and Garnet.  Fondly remembered by his many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.  Cremation arrangements entrusted to Torrance Funeral Home (89 Bowes Street, Parry Sound.)

A Celebration of life will be held at the Moose Deer Point First Nation Recreation Centre on Saturday May 4, 2019 beginning at 11AM.  Dinner will be served at 4 PM.  Donations to his grand children’s RESP’s would be appreciated by the family.

Cathy Perrow June 22, 1964 ~ April 24, 2019

Memorial Service - May 4, 2019 - 1:00 pm

 

Peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday April 24, 2019 at the age of 54.  Loving wife of Dave.  Beloved daughter of Faye and the late Jack Jarvis.  Cherished sister of Joanne.  She will be dearly missed by many close friends and extended family.

Cathy was a long-time employee at the Hometown hearing center for more than 20 years.  She loved her job, co-workers and the customers they served.  Cathy loved her gardens and her animals.  She will be missed by her 3 fur babies dearly.  Her close friends in Parry Sound, Dunchurch and Mactier will miss her and her wild sense of humour terribly.  Friends will be received at the Torrance Funeral Home (89 Bowes St. Parry Sound) on Friday May 3rd, 2019 from 2 – 4 PM.  The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday May 4th, 2019 at 1PM.  Friends will be received prior to the service from 12 – 1 PM.  Interment Milton Evergreen Cemetery (230 Ontario St S.) at a later date.  As an expression of sympathy donations to the Aspen Valley Wildlife sanctuary would be appreciated by the family.

Earl Henry Milligan November 7, 1933 ~ April 24, 2019

Memorial Service - May 2, 2019 - 11:00 am

Peacefully at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on Wednesday April 24, 2019 in his 87th year.  Beloved husband of the late Lois.  Proud father of Erin Smith (Jon), and Kevin Milligan (Alice).  Cherished by his grandchildren Jacob, Hanna, Mary Kate, Robert, Melissa, Melanie, and Kimberly.  Also remembered by his 9 great grandchildren.  Fondly remembered by his brother Donald and his sister Alice Ryman.  Predeceased by his 3 brothers and 4 sisters.  Cremation has taken place.  The Memorial Service will be held at the Torrance Funeral Home (89 Bowes St. Parry Sound) on Thursday May 2, 2019 at 11 AM.  Visitation will begin at 10 AM.  As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the West Parry Sound Health Centre Foundation  would be appreciated by the family.

http://www.wpshcf.com

http://cancer.ca

John James Wilfred Junck February 26, 1941 ~ April 12, 2019

Memorial Service - April 20, 2019 - 11:00 am

After a lengthy battle with cancer, John passed away peacefully at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on Friday April 12, 2019 at the age of 78.  Son of the late Amelia (Madigan) and Will Junck.  Loving husband of Muriel (Wonch) of over 52 years.  Dear father to Christopher (Marzia) and the late Steven.  Proud grandpa to Mickaela and Hunter.  Loving brother of Charlotte May Hodgkins (late Cal).  Dear brother in-law to June (Jack) Falls, Cameron (Moira) Wonch, Colin Wonch and Murray Wonch.

Friends will be received at the Torrance Funeral Home (89 Bowes St. Parry Sound) on Friday April 19, 2019 from 7 – 9 PM.  The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday April 20, 2019 at 11 AM.  Friends will be received prior to the service from 10:00 – 11:00 AM.  A luncheon will follow at the McKellar Community Centre.  Interment Lakeview Cemetery at a later date.  As an expression of sympathy donations to Royal Victoria Hospital Cancer Centre, Barrie or a Charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

 

Winifred Garside December 10, 1919 ~ April 12, 2019

Left us on Friday April 12th, 2019 at the age of 99.  Born in Halifax Yorkshire England on  December 10th, 1919.  Daughter of George Booth and Florence Robertshaw.  Predeceased by her parents, sisters Marjorie and Joyce.  Wife to the late John C N Kotzias-Shirley and the late Denis Garside.  Mother to David Garside (Gayle) and Susan Bowie (Alex), Grandmother to Michael (Aislynn) and Great Grandmother to Wyatt and Iris.  She will be missed by friends and family.  Cremation arrangements entrusted to the Torrance Funeral Home,  As were Winifred’s wishes a private family gathering will be held at a later date.  As an expression of sympathy donations to the O.S.P.C.A would be appreciated by the family.

 

Margaret McNicoll May 6, 1920 ~ March 26, 2019

Memorial Service - April 6, 2019 - 1:00 pm

Margaret McNicoll, passed peacefully at Belvedere Heights on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 in her 99th year. Beloved wife of the late John McNicoll.   Marg was an active member of the Mactier United Church.  Marg was involved in the Mactier Seniors Group, Life Long Member and Past Matron of the Eastern Star #256 and a volunteer with Meals on Wheels.  Marg also loved the bus trips such as the Grand Canyon and Branson she and John took with the Seniors Group.

Loving mother of Ross and his wife Georgia; Norma and her husband Larry Steele; and the late Joan.  Dear Grandmother of Darren (Patricia), Craig, Raina (Ryan), Sheri (Joe), Kelli (Bill), Carin (Adam) and great grandmother to Cody (Victoria), Patrick, Quinn, Nicolas and Braden.  Great great grandmother to Zoe and Isabella.   Also fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.

A special thank you to Alice and John Tracy for your love and support, Dr. Thompson, the entire staff on Pinecrest.  Also, thank you to the retired RPN’s Jackie & Liz, you both meant a lot to Marg.  Thank you to Anna Hurlburt and Marlene Bissonette for your time and compassion.

Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Torrance Funeral Home.  A celebration of Marg’s life will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 1:00pm at the Torrance Funeral Home (89 Bowes St. Parry Sound). Friends will be received prior to the service from 12:00 – 1:00pm.

As an expression of sympathy donations to Hospice West Parry Sound, Program Department at Belvedere Heights or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.