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Obituaries

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WALTON, Donald Norman

WALTON, Donald Norman

Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Tuesday, April 27th, 2021 in his 83rd year after a valiant battle with a terminal illness
SMITH, Ronald Robert

SMITH, Ronald Robert

Peacefully at home, Orillia, on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, in his 75th year. Ronald Smith, beloved husband of Molly (Mary Anne)(nee Ford).
TAYLOR, William Frederick 'Bill'

TAYLOR, William Frederick 'Bill'

Passed away at the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial hospital on Wednesday April 28th 2021 at the age of 72. Beloved husband and best friend of Jackie Tayor (nee van der Boom) for 46 years.
EVANS, Joy

EVANS, Joy

Passed away peacefully at the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Monday April 26th 2021 in her 77th year. Joy was born in Cornwall, England to the late George and Edna Tipton. Her family moved to Canada from England by ship when she was 15.
TOWNS, Hilda

TOWNS, Hilda

Peacefully at her home with family by her side on Tuesday April 27, 2021 at the age of 86. Hilda Towns of Orillia, beloved wife of the late Lloyd Towns.
HESLIN, Nancy Louise

HESLIN, Nancy Louise

(Retired teacher/librarian at St. Joseph's High School, Barrie) Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at Mariposa House Hospice on Thursday, April 22nd, 2021 at the age of 71. Nancy Heslin, of Orillia, beloved wife of Ronan Grogan.
McCOLLUM, David Edward 'Ted'

McCOLLUM, David Edward 'Ted'

Peacefully, after a very brief battle with cancer, Ted McCollum passed away on April 25, 2021 in his 78th year, leaving behind his beloved wife of 57 years, Sharon, his children, Tanja McCollum-Jarvis (Dan), OPP Insp.
HARRINGTON, Michael Joseph

HARRINGTON, Michael Joseph

Suddenly as the result of an accident on Thursday April 22, 2021 at the age of 76. Michael Harrington of Ramara, beloved husband of Wynne Harrington (nee Lamb). Loving father of Roy Harrington (Loren) and Pam Harrington (Rick Tanner).
MILLER, Sarah Esther (nee: Savelli)

MILLER, Sarah Esther (nee: Savelli)

Beloved wife of the late Nick Miller. Loving mother of Carol & Stephen Mazur of Severn and John & Peggy Richardson of Dunedin, Florida.
JOHNSON, Eric Albert

JOHNSON, Eric Albert

Passed away peacefully at the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Sunday April 25th 2021 in his 82nd year