Mabel Irene Hall
March 16, 1916 - April 15, 2009
HALL, Mabel Irene (nee Wilson) – A resident of the Golden Plough Lodge, Cobourg, formerly Legion Village and a long time resident of Harwood, Rice Lake at the age of 93. Daughter of the late Ethel and Bill Wilson. Predeceased by husband Lloyd Hall, brother Laverne Wilson, sister Hazel Wheeler and special friend Bill Adams. Sister of Stan Wilson of Oshawa. Devoted mother of Carole Hall of Toronto and Gail Hall of St. Walburg, Saskatchewan. Loving grandmother of Donna Lee Doran of Saskatchewan and Morgan and Taylor Hall of Toronto. A visitation Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, April 18th from 2-4 p.m. at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg. Mabel was a very hard working woman and a very fun person who embraced life fully. She loved to travel and enjoyed many trips to Hawaii and St. Maarten and many other destinations. She was a very creative person and has left many needlepoints and beautiful hand quilted blankets in this world. Mabel loved to dance and dress up at Halloween. She aimed to live life fully, love much and laugh often. We would like to thank Ghel Jarvis and staff at Home Care Services and Pat Wellwood for their 10 years of loving care. Many thanks to the caring staff at the Golden Plough Lodge. Those wishing may make donations to the Alzheimer Society.
Heather Violet Chapman
July 25, 1941 - April 14, 2009
CHAPMAN, Heather Violet - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Tuesday April 14th, 2009 in her 68th year. Beloved wife of the late Edgar Chapman. Loving mother of Melanie Sine (Larry), Stephanie Clifford (Chris), Allyson Chapman (Richard), Breck Chapman (Christa) and Fiona Chapman (Shawn). Dear grandmother of Tyler and Morgan Barrett and Colin and Ava Clifford. Sister of Cheryl Westall (Garth). Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 11 King St., W., Colborne on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A funeral service will be held in St. George’s Anglican Church, Grafton on Friday April 17th, 2009 at 2 pm. If desired donations may be made to Sick Kids Foundation.
Helen Jane Small
August 3, 1915 - April 14, 2009
SMALL, Helen Jane (nee Andison) – At the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Tuesday, April 14, 2009 in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Orville Small. Loving mother of Brenda Gerard (Barry), Sherry Ashcroft (Andy) and the late Gary Small (Joanne). Cherished grandmother of Rebecca (Lester), Patricia, Derek (Cheryl), Alyssa, Brett, Jay (Jen) and Michael. Dear great-grandmother of Makayla and Kayleigh. Friends will be received at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg on Friday, April 17th from 6-9 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 18th at 2 p.m. at St. Peter’s Anglican Church, King St. E., Cobourg. Interment in Heritage Cemetery of St. Peter. Those wishing may make donations to the Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation, the Northumberland Humane Society or St. Peter's Church.
February 22, 1969 - April 10, 2009
ARMSTRONG, Joseph Franklin “Joe” Suddenly as the result of a motor vehicle accident on Friday April 10th, 2009. Beloved son of the late James Armstrong and Dorothy Lynn Beatty. Loving partner of Laurie Mahaney. Dear father of Sydney Armstrong and Chase Petersen. Brother of Becky Williams, Kevin Armstrong and Jack Armstrong (Vikki). Son-in-law of Brian and Heather Mahaney. Joe will be sadly missed by his aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St., E., Cobourg on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday April 15th at 11 am. at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home. Cremation with interment in Fairview Cemetery, Grafton. If desired donations may be made to the Joe Armstrong Memorial Fund or the Canadian Cancer Society.
Pieter "Peter" Saris
March 16, 1948 - April 8, 2009
SARIS, Pieter “Peter” - passed away at Northumberland Hills Hospital Cobourg on Wednesday April 8th, 2009 in his 62nd year. Dear brother of Chris Camp (Aylmer), Paige Mills (Martin), of Winnipeg Manitoba and Nick (Mary) Saris of St. Thomas. Also survived by close friend David Reid, and several nieces and nephews. Pieter was born in the Netherlands March 16th, 1948 to the late Pieter and Margaret Saris. He will be missed by his many friends and relatives back home. A celebration of Pieters life will be held at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg, on Wednesday April 15th, at -3pm. Friends may visit from 2pm till time of service. A private graveside service will be taking place in St. Thomas at a later date. Those wishing may make donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Stewart Tinsley Lee
July 26, 1957 - April 4, 2009
LEE, Stewart Tinsley - Peacefully at his home on Saturday April 4th, 2009 in his 52nd year. Beloved son of Ella Chambers and the late George Lee. Dear brother of Cameron Lee. Loving uncle of Patricia Lee Russell and Sheri Woodlock. Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St., E., Cobourg on Wednesday from 7-9 pm. A funeral service will be held on Thursday April 9th at 11 am., at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home. Cremation with interment in Cobourg Union Cemetery. If desired donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
James John Fullerton
February 9, 1921 - April 3, 2009
Fullerton, James John Peacefully at the Golden Plough Lodge on Friday, April 3rd, 2009, James Fullerton at 88 years of age. Beloved husband of Francesca Fullerton (nee Harrison). Father of Anne Fullerton (Mark Pritzker), John Fullerton (Carol Robertson), Jane Fullerton (Daniel Meyerhans), and Juliet Fullerton (John Morand). Grandfather of Jennifer Fullerton (John McLean), Michael Fullerton, Kate Fearnall, Andrea Fearnall and Sarah Meyerhans. Loving godfather of Carol O’Neill. Brother of Sydney Harrison, and the late Dick Fullerton (the late Carol). Brother-in-law of Juliet Harrison (the late Karl Renner) and Michael Harrison (Helena Langer). Cousin of David Dick. Born in Toronto on February 9, 1921 to Henry Fullerton and Muriel Fullerton (nee Dick). He later served in the Royal Canadian Artillery in Labrador and Canada in WWII. Educated at Lakefield College School and Ridley College School and later at Queen’s, McGill and Sir George Williams Universities. Joined his grandfather’s firm, Cobourg Matting and Carpet Co. Taught science and mathematics in Trenton and Port Hope high schools. Former Councillor for the Town of Cobourg. Director of the Cobourg Y and The Children’s Aid Society. Commanding Officer 14th Field Battery Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps. Member of the RCMI, Toronto and DKE fraternity. A Memorial Service will be held at St. Peter’s Anglican Church (corner of College St. and King St. E. in Cobourg) on Thursday, April 9 at 2 p.m. Interment at a later date at the Heritage Cemetery of St. Peter in Cobourg. Those wishing may make a donation in memory of Jim to St. Peter’s Anglican Church or the James Fullerton Prize, Lakefield College School.
John Patrick Lavis
April 24, 1932 - April 3, 2009
LAVIS, John Patrick – Peacefully at Woodingford Lodge, Ingersoll on April 3, 2009 in his 77th year. Beloved husband of the late Joan Lavis (nee Robson). Loving father of Dan (Jennifer), Ann Carroll (Steve), Tom and the late John “Jay” (Jayne). Cherished grandfather of Kaitlan, Kurtis, Justin and Jackson. Dear brother of the late Bill and Joseph Lavis. Friends will be received at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg, on Wednesday, April 8th from 12 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 1:30 p.m. Interment at St. Michael’s Cemetery, Cobourg. Those wishing may make donations to the Trillium Gift of Life Network.
October 31, 1917 - April 2, 2009
Clark, Evelyn (nee Clapperton) Passed away peacefully on Thursday April 2nd 2009 at the age of 91. Beloved wife of Archie for 68 years, loving mother of the late Lorraine Clark, Janice Duguay and her husband Bryan, Elizabeth Check and her husband Doug, Sister to Gladys Kilbank of Brighton and the late Ross Clapperton of Cobourg. She is lovingly remembered by her seven grandchildren, Kyle, Adam and Leah, Jeremy, Karen, Steven, and Joanna and by her two great grandchildren Michael and Toby. Evelyn and Archie have been living in Waterloo for the past two and a half years and she will be fondly remembered by many former friends and neighbours in Cobourg. Family and friends are welcome to attend a funeral service on Thursday April 9th at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King Street E. in Cobourg, at 2:00pm followed by a reception at Woodlawn Inn, 420 Division Street Cobourg. As expressions of sympathy, donations by cheque to Camp Trillium would be appreciated by the family.
Ellen Jane Booker
November 10, 1915 - April 2, 2009
BOOKER, Ellen Jane - Peacefully at the Golden Plough Lodge, Cobourg on Thursday April 2nd, 2009 in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Stanley Booker (2000). Loving mother of Lynda Booker (Larry Beck). Dear grandmother of Taryn Beck and Philip Beck and great grandmother of Aedan A Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel at the Golden Plough on Monday April 6th, 2009 at 2 pm. Interment in Paint Lake Pioneer Cemetery Dorset in the spring. If desired donations may be made to the Golden Plough Lodge or Dorset Heritage Museum.
Denis Cyril Crilly
February 9, 1926 - April 1, 2009
CRILLY, Denis – Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on April 1, 2009 in his 84th year. Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Preston). Loving father of Denise Morris (Andrew), Paul (Zoria), John (Kathy), David (Amy), Julia Robinson (John) and Thomas (Theresa). Cherished grandfather of Catherine, Jessica, Michelle, Tanya, Sean, Jordan, Jennifer, Jonathan, Stephen, Danielle, Benjamin, Jacob, Bethany, Chris, Nicole and Joshua. Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Mary (nee Moorefoot), his brothers Jack and Peter and his sister Pat. Friends will be received at the Church on the Hill, Cobourg (Elgin St. and Courthouse Rd.) on Saturday, April 4th from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2 p.m. Those wishing may make donations to the Northumberland Hills Hospital Palliative Care Unit, the Northumberland Hills Hospital Intensive Care Unit or the Church on the Hill Benevolent Fund through the MacCoubrey Funeral Home (905-372-5132).
“Gone to glory”
Bobby Edward Mather
March 22, 1963 - March 30, 2009
MATHER, Bobby Edward – At his residence on Monday, March 30, 2009 in his 47th year. Dear father of Joshua. Cherished brother of Wanda Mather and Sandy Beatty (Mather). Dear uncle of Ryan Smith and Phillip Mather. Best friend of Ben Gayle. Bobby will also be lovingly remembered by Denise Mather, her children Marc, Amanda, Sara (Damien) and Daniel and his father Norman Mather. Friends will be received at the Fellowship Baptist Church, Elgin St., Cobourg, on Friday, April 3rd from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2 p.m. Those wishing may make donations to Kingston General Hospital or the Central East Community Care Access Centre through the MacCoubrey Funeral Home (905-372-5132).
Alison May Callacott
October 5, 1964 - March 30, 2009
CALLACOTT, Alison May - Peacefully with her family by her side at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Monday March 30th, 2009 in her 45th year. Beloved mother of Bryce and Randi-lee Callacott. Loving daughter of Len Callacott (Melissa) and the late Bonnie Ball. Dear sister of Ric Ash (Julie), Lisa Gaffield (David) and the late Jack Ash. Alison is also remembered by her grandmother Reta Ball and the late Jack Ball. Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St., E., Cobourg on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A Memorial Service to celebrate Alison’s life will be held at Baltimore United Church on Saturday April 4th at 11 am. If desired donations may be made to the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Canadian Cancer Society or the Eternal Hope Spiritual Centre.
David Reyburn Clarke
September 9, 1917 - March 31, 2009
Clarke, David Reyburn (Veteran WWII) - At Extendicare, Cobourg, on Tuesday March 31, 2009. David Clarke beloved husband of the late Jennie Katherine (nee Beers). Loving father of Marilyn (Ric) Quemby, Dave (Debra), Dale (Deb), Gary (Ghilaine), and Greg (Rosalie). Predeceased by his step-daughter Glenna (Tom) Doucette. Mr. Clarke will also be missed by 21 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Brother of Jim Clarke. Predeceased by his brothers George, Charles and Dan and by his sisters Fran Clayton, Muriel Clarke and Helen Matthews. A funeral service will be held at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home 30 King Street, East, Cobourg, on Thursday April 2 at 11:00 a.m. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 7-9. Those wishing may make memorial donations by cheque to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the charity of choice.
Norman Herbert Lee
May 18, 1926 - March 30, 2009
Lee, Norman Herbert - At the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Monday March 30, 2009. Norman Lee beloved husband of Elsie (nee Peters). Loving father of Rosa Marie Lee of Colborne, Beverly Ann Lee of New Zealand, Lorna Irene Lee and Thomas Herbert Lee both of Edmonton. Grandfather of Lawrence, Stephen and Julie Chamberlain, Laura, Andy and Krista Lee. Great grandfather of Amanda, Andrea, Donevan, Justice, Kyle, Laura, Shawn, Dan and Faith. Brother Margery Kime. Predeceased by his brothers Will, Harry, Don and Theodore and by his sister the Rev. Agnes Lee. Also predeceased by his parents Thomas Lee and Mary Gertrude MacDonald. A funeral service will be held at the Calvary Baptist Church, King St., West, Cobourg, on Saturday April 4 at noon. Friends may call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home 11 King St., West, Colborne on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Those wishing may make memorial donations by cheque to the Calvary Baptist Church, The Gideons or to the charity of choice.
Arthur Frederick Broadbridge
February 15, 1915 - March 29, 2009
Broadbridge, Arthur Frederick - Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Sunday, March 29th, 2009, Arthur Broadbridge at 94 years of age. Beloved husband of the late Ada Uren-Broadbridge and the late Mavis Broadbridge. Dear father of Wendy Burnham (the late Terry) of Pickering, Jennifer Broadbridge of Berlin Germany, and the late Susan Broadbridge-Carter (Gerald). Step-father of Meg O’Connor, Claire Brodie (Colin), and Janet Uren (all of Ottawa). Loving grandfather of Nicholas, Stuart, Chris, and Trevor. Brother of the late Cyril Broadbridge (Freda) and uncle of Linda Brown (Cyril). A Memorial Service will be held at St. Peter’s Anglican Church (Corner of King St. E. and College St. in Cobourg) on Thursday, April 2nd at 1 pm. Those wishing may make a donation by cheque to the Northumberland Hills Hospital – Palliative Care Unit. Arrangements by MacCoubrey Funeral Home – Cobourg (905) 372-5132.
Isabel Catharine Hogan
August 20, 1930 - February 23, 2009
HOGAN, ISABEL CATHARINE – Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on February 23, 2009 in her 79th year. Lifelong partner and dear friend of Roy Hircock. Daughter of the late Isabella and Edward Hogan. Sister of Gertrude McKew, Carol Lawless, Joan McIntosh and Sheila Rooney. Sister-in-law of Doreen Hogan. Predeceased by her siblings Ted, Lawrence, Jim and Annamae. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Isabel graduated from Hotel Dieu School of Nursing, Kingston in 1952. She nursed in California and returned to Cobourg to become head of maternity, a position she held for close to 35 years. Friends will be received at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg, on Sunday, March 1st from 1 – 4 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, March 2nd at 1:30 p.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Cobourg. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make donations to the Northumberland Hills Hospital (Birthing Suites).
Hazel Baird Bird
February 17, 1920 - February 1, 2009
BIRD, Hazel Baird - Peacefully at the Golden Plough Lodge, with her family by her side on Sunday February 1st, 2009 in her 89th year. Loving mother of Larry Bird, Rosalie Bird (Michel) , Barry Bird (Debbie), Loxi Street (Dalton), Randy Bird (Joanne), Aurelie Moinet (Jan) and Gerry Bird (Sandra). Dear grandmother of 17 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St., E., Cobourg on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A funeral service will be held on Friday February 6th, 2009 at 11 am at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home. Interment in Bethesda North Cemetery, Harwood in the spring. If desired donations may be made to the Golden Plough Lodge or Willow Beach Field Naturalists Club.
John Lorne MacDonald
September 25, 1923 - August 8, 2003
MacDonald, John Lorne, in Cobourg on Friday, August 8, 2003. John Lorne MacDonald, a former employee of Columbus-McKinnon, was the beloved son of the late Howard and Mabel MacDonald. Dear brother of Edith McBride (Ted predeceased) of Cobourg and Anson Targett and his wife Joan of Cobourg, also Vera Babineau, Maud Murray, Walter MacDonald, Albert MacDonald and Stewart MacDonald, all predeceased. Also survived by many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews. A service in memory of John will be held at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. East, Cobourg on Saturday, August 16, 2003 at 11 a.m. Interment at Union Cemetery, Cobourg. Memorial donations could be made in memory of John to Operation Eyesight or the Parkinson Foundation.
Paul Charlton Harris
May 29, 1914 - January 6, 2009
HARRIS, Paul Charlton – Passed away peacefully at home on January 6th, 2009 in his 95th year. Beloved husband of the late Irene Julia Harris. Loving father of Don (Katie), Diane Glen, and Patricia (Peter) Moccio. Survived by his sisters Dorothy, Alice and Ruby. Dear Grandfather of 11 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. A Celebration of Paul’s Life will be held at St. Paul’s United Church, Cold Springs, on Thursday, April 30 at 11 a.m. with visitation from 10-11 a.m. For those wishing to make donations the family has requested the Northumberland Humane Society and the Canadian Wildlife Federation.