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Obituaries

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Dallas Black

Dallas Black

Passed away peacefully after a long struggle with Parkinson’s disease at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie on Monday, February 29, 2016 at the age of 77. Loving husband of Marilyn(nee Graham) for 37 years. Loving father of Crystal Fletcher
Mrs. Barbara Newdick

Mrs. Barbara Newdick

Barb passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Monday, February 29, 2016. Barb is predeceased by her parents, Hugh and Wilma McNally of Bethune, Saskatchewan. Barb is survived by her loving husband Kevin of 35 years of Waubaushene,
Livingston, Howard Gilchrist (R.C.A.F. WW II Veteran)

Livingston, Howard Gilchrist (R.C.A.F. WW II Veteran)

Passed peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, February 29, 2016, at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, in his 93rd year. Beloved husband of Helen Hopkins, pre-deceased by Nancy (Cameron) Beard Livingston and the late Patricia Such. Loving
VAN LEUSEN, Aaffje (Effie)

VAN LEUSEN, Aaffje (Effie)

Gone to be with the Lord after a courageous battle with cancer at the Hospice Simcoe in Barrie on Saturday, February 27th, 2016. Effie (nee Veenstra) of Barrie in her 64th year. Beloved wife of Bill VanLeusen. Dear mother of Steve & his wife Amanda of
John "Jack" Barnett

John "Jack" Barnett

Passed away peacefully at Woods Park Care Centre, Barrie on Friday, February 26, 2016 at the age of 91. Loving husband of Gene Barnett. Loving father of Linda (Roger) Beun, Carol (Mark) Tonkin, Kay (Larry) Maw, and Donald (Angele) Barnett. Cherished
TRANTER, Florence Mary

TRANTER, Florence Mary

Florence Tranter, our beloved and beautiful mother and grandmother passed away gracefully of natural causes at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie this past Sunday.

KNOWLES, Rachel (Rae)

Passed away peacefully at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie, on Thursday February 25th, 2016, in her 83rd year. Born at the Topp Killygrammer, County Antrim, Northern Ireland on November 24, 1933.
BURKE, Helen Marie (nee Mandley)

BURKE, Helen Marie (nee Mandley)

Helen Marie Burke passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 24th, 2016, after a long and courageous battle with COPD. She was in her 87th year. Helen was born on May 21, 1929 in Toronto, Ontario to parents Alfred and Eliza Mandley.
Kenneth 'Kenny T' Trew

Kenneth 'Kenny T' Trew

Monday February 22nd, my best friend Kenny T (Trew) – Passed away very unexpectedly of a massive coronary. A Celebration of his Life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 147, 410 St. Vincent Street, Barrie on Friday February 26 from 4 to 8
BULLAS, Derek

BULLAS, Derek

Passed away peacefully at Mulcaster Mews on Monday, February 22, 2016 at the age of 87. Beloved husband of Madeline Bullas. Loving father of Caroline Canale. Cherished grandpa of Rachel.