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Obituaries

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HARE, Sandra (Sam, Sandy) Lee (nee McHugh)

HARE, Sandra (Sam, Sandy) Lee (nee McHugh)

Co-founder of Orillia First Aid Passed away July 24, 2020 in her 63rd year after a brief illness at Soldier Memorial surrounded by family. Wife of 43 years to Brian. Mother to Jennifer, Nicole (James) and Christopher (Jennifer).
BOYLE, Jeremy Michael Lorne

BOYLE, Jeremy Michael Lorne

Passed unexpectedly at home in Toronto on Tuesday July 28, 2020 in his 42nd year. Jeremy will be sadly missed by his father Wayne, by his sisters Jennifer Boyle, Jessica (Mike McKay) Boyle, and Cheryl Beriault.
VEGERIS, Aina (nee Selga)

VEGERIS, Aina (nee Selga)

In peace after a long illness, on August 2, 2020, age 90. Beloved wife of Peter for 65 years. She leaves her loving brother, Kaspar Selga (Selena).
BLACK, Howard Charles ‘MacKenzie’

BLACK, Howard Charles ‘MacKenzie’

Passed away peacefully at the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Sunday August 2nd, 2020 at the age of 85
BRITTON, Carol Jean

BRITTON, Carol Jean

Carol passed away peacefully at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie, on Friday, July 31st, 2020, in her 63rd year. Loving mother of Cassandra (Ken) and Hilary. Cherished grandmother of 6 grandchildren.
McKERROLL, Charles Hipwell

McKERROLL, Charles Hipwell

The lifelong and faithful journey ended on Friday, July 31 at his home with daughter Janet by his side. He is now united in heaven with his wife of 65 years, Mildred (Mickey) Schell and best friend Keith MacDonald.
TIMPANO: Maria Fausta Nee: D’Elia

TIMPANO: Maria Fausta Nee: D’Elia

Passed away peacefully at Trillium Manor in Orillia on Thursday July 30, 2020 in her 83rd year. Her children will sadly miss Maria, predeceased by her husband Joseph.
DOWNIE, Kelly Lynn RN

DOWNIE, Kelly Lynn RN

Passed away suddenly Friday, July 24th at the age of 49 years. Loving wife and soul mate of Robert Downie who will always keep her in his heart. Loving Mother of Mackenzie and Aidan, whom she loved to the moon and back.
GIRARD, David Lester 'Les'

GIRARD, David Lester 'Les'

Passed peacefully at Leacock Care Centre in Orillia on Thursday July 30, 2020 in his 105th year. Les, predeceased by his loving wife Phyllis, will be sadly missed by his children Cheryl Hunt, Barb deMunnik, and Beverley (Bob) McMillan.
STURGE, Sidney Ernest

STURGE, Sidney Ernest

Passed away peacefully at his home in Orillia on Wednesday July 29th 2020 in his 89th year. Sidney was born in London England to the late Sidney and Annie Sturge. Beloved husband of Virginia (nee Smallwood) for 66 years.