William Harris March 6, 1947 ~ October 18, 2008
Passed away suddenly but peacefully surrounded by his family at St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, on Saturday October 18, 2008 in his 61st year. Dear father of Jason and Nadine. Dearly beloved son of Mel (Effie Peters) and the late Margaret. Loving brother of Ruby Stevenson (Ken), Ken Harris (Linda), Perry Harris (Anna Marie). Predeceased by his brother Gary. Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews; Melodie and Melissa Stephenson, Brandy, Bobby, Scott, Joshua, and Sarah Harris. A private family Memorial Service will be held at a later date. If desired, donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Torrance Funeral Home & Chapel (89 Bowes St., Parry Sound 746-4664).
Vivian Konoval November 17, 1923 ~ October 10, 2008
Peacefully at the Belvedere Heights Home for the Aged on Friday October 10, 2008 in her 85th year. Predeceased by her husband Bill, (1994). Loving mother of Mike Konoval and his wife Linda, Judy Keown and her late husband John, Steve Konoval and his wife Lori. Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Tena (Duane), Bill (Deb), Meaghan, Rebecca, Jonathan, Shannon (Glen), Nikki (Steve), Tim.
Cherished by her great grandchildren Nathan and James. Survived by her sisters Pearl Quinn and Alice Ryman, brothers Don Milligan, Earl Milligan, Elmer Milligan. Predeceased by sisters Eva Hunt, Dorcas Hailstone, brothers Allan and Tom. Friends were received at the Torrance Funeral Home (89 Bowes St., Parry Sound) on Friday October 10, 2008 from 6 – 9 PM. Funeral Service was held in the Chapel on Saturday October 11, 2008 at 11 AM. Interment Carling Cemetery. If desired, donations to Belvedere Heights Home for the Aged or Gideons International would be appreciated by the family.
Stocco, Richard February 3, 1939 ~ September 29, 2008
It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Richard (Dick) on Monday September 29, 2008, at the age of 69 with his wife and children by his side at the Toronto Western Hospital. Predeceased by his father Anthony and brother in law Fred Guistini. Survived by his wife Suzanne, children Toni (John), David, Kevin (Cathy), Leslie (Kevin), and step children Tanya Harvey and Paul Butcher. Grandpa to Amy, Lindsay, Michael, Christopher, Samantha, Kyle, Amanda and Alicia. Great grandpa to Ryder. Also survived by his mother Adriana and sister Linda. He retired from ball packaging in Burlington on July 1, 1995 where he worked for 36 years.
Thank you to many doctors and nurses for their wonderful care and support at the West Parry Sound Health Centre and especially the Toronto Western Hospital. Visitation will take place on Saturday October 4, 2008 at the Torrance Funeral Home & Chapel (89 Bowes St., Parry Sound 746-4664) from 12pm-2pm. Service will be held at 2pm with a reception to follow. Cremation will take place at a later date. If desired, donations to the Toronto Western Hospital Neuro Department would be appreciated by the family.
Frank H. Kirk March 6, 1918 ~ August 18, 2008
Frank Kirk passed away peacefully at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on August 18th 2008 in his 90th year of life. A veteran of WW II, Frank served his country with the Royal Canadian Artillery in England, the Perth Regiment in Italy, France, Belgium and Holland and with the Auxiliary Services in Germany (1945-1947). During the past sixty-one years he served his community with Scouts Canada, St. James Centennial United Church, Granite Masonic Lodge, Seguin Chapter of Royal Arch Masons and Waubuno Shrine Club.
Loving husband of Helen Kirk of Parry Sound. Dear father of Malcolm and his wife Deborah of Parry Sound, Brenda of Toronto, Bonny and her husband Don Hobson of Guelph, and the late Charles Kirk. Sadly missed by grandchildren Joel and his partner Hanna Ulrichsen of Parry Sound, Meghan and her husband Remington Steele of Rosseau, Sarah and David Hobson of Guelph. At Frank’s request cremation has taken place. A private family Celebration of Life will take place at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the Torrance Funeral Home and Chapel (89 Bowes St., Parry Sound, 746-4664). If desired, donations to the West Parry Sound Health Centre or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Margaret Elizabeth Bird December 1, 1916 ~ August 10, 2008
Peacefully at Belvedere Heights Home for the Aged on Sunday August 10, 2008 in her 92nd year. Dear daughter of the late Robert and Alice Rogers. Predeceased by her husband Robert (1975). Dear friend of Bruce. Loving mother of Barbara Jackson and her husband Tom of Parry Sound, William Bird and his wife Kate of the U.K. Cherished by her grandchildren; Aubrey, Laura and her husband Jim, Tom, Camilla, and Henry. Predeceased by her brothers Jack and Ross and her sister Phyllis. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to the Torrance Funeral Home & Chapel (89 Bowes St., Parry Sound 746-4664). If desired, donations to Belvedere Heights Home for the Aged would be appreciated by the family.