Obituary: McFarlane, Bruce

Bruce270Bruce McFarlane, a beloved husband, father, grandfather, uncle, brother, friend, mentor and physician, died on Friday, February 2, 2018, at the age of 73.  Energetic, curious, thoughtful, and determined, Bruce lived and loved deeply. He sought to nurture and share the best of himself with others and encouraged those around him to do the same personally and professionally.  For over 50 years, Bruce was an integral part of a vibrant, extended family, and he died surrounded by these people, in the house he helped build, on the land he had tended.

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Obituary: Donoghue, Marjorie Larlham

Peacefully at the Grove Park Home in Barrie, Ontario, on 9 December, 2017.

Marni leaves behind a loving family of grandchildren, Philip and Alexander Vavalidis and Luca Langiano, daughter Barbara, and nieces and nephew Janet Lougheed and Karen and Colin Maclellan.

Marni was born in Toronto and in the course of her long life lived in Newfoundland, Alberta, and most recently in Meaford and Barrie.  In each of those places, she was an energetic and active community volunteer, donating freely of her time and care.  She raised two daughters including the noted Canadian artist Lynn Donoghue, who sadly predeceased her.

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Obituary: Gain, Charles Nelson

nelson obit dec 2017Peacefully, at West Parry Sound Health Centre, on Saturday, December 16th, 2017, in his 81st year, survived by his wife Margaret Sarah, and his brother Cameron Gain and wife Pauline of Welland, Ontario. Loving father to Kathleen Armstrong of Kingston, Ontario, Jason Gain and his wife Melissia of Seattle, WA, and Dana Gain of Milton, Ontario.  Stepfather to Wendy Davis and husband Peter, Cathy Davis and husband Jeff, all of Toronto, and Doug Waffle and his partner Brenda of Huntsville.  Sadly missed by his grandchildren Gary, Robert, Dylan, Ashley, Emily, Lindsay, and Alex.

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Obituary: Frawley, Dorothy Isabel

Passed away Peacefully at the Meaford Long Term Care Centre on Saturday November 18, 2017, the former Dorothy Taylor, in her 97th year.

Beloved mother of two sons Verdun and Murray Jolley.

Predeceased by husbands Lloyd Jolley and Doug Frawley.

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