Archive for 'Obituaries'

Glenn Bruce Ovenstone – 1953 – 2017

Glenn Bruce Ovenstone – 1953 – 2017

Peacefully with his family by his side Glenn Bruce Ovenstone passed away at the Thunder Bay Regional Hospital on October 3rd after a hard fought battle with cancer. Glenn was born November 25th, 1953 in Dryden, [...]

William Robert Blair (Bill) – March 22, 1929 – September 30, 2017

William Robert Blair (Bill) – March 22, 1929 – September 30, 2017

In loving memory of Bill Blair, who passed away peacefully at the Dryden Regional Health Centre on Saturday, September 30, 2017. Bill was born March 22, 1929 in Dauphin, Manitoba and moved to the Dryden area [...]

Ellen Friesen (Bubs) (nee Launder) 1923 – 2017

Ellen Friesen (Bubs) (nee Launder) 1923 – 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ellen on September 13, 2017 at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late Maurice Friesen. Loving mother of Victor, Maureen and Murray. Cherished [...]

Ronald Warren Melville July 7, 1952 – October 4, 2017

It is with great sadness that the family of Ronald Warren Melville announce his passing on Wednesday, Oct. 4th, 2017. Ron passed away suddenly after complications with Cancer at The Dryden Regional Health Centre. He will [...]

Richard Bryan Giesbrecht – August 30, 1939 – September 23, 2017

Richard Bryan Giesbrecht – August 30, 1939 – September 23, 2017

It is with great sorrow we announce the passing of Richard Giesbrecht, age 78 years on Saturday, September 23rd in the Dryden Regional Health Center. Richard was born August 30, 1939 in Kenora.  He was predeceased [...]

Mary Josephine Saskoley (February 21, 1923 – September 22, 2017)

Mary Josephine Saskoley (February 21, 1923 – September 22, 2017)

In loving memory of Mary Jo Saskoley, who passed away in Toronto on Friday September 22, 2017 at the age of 94 with family by her side. Mary Jo was born in Toronto, Ontario on February [...]

Ron Vivian

In memory of Ronald Alan Vivian, age 78, who passed away Thursday September 14 at his residence in Amica, Barrie. Ron graduated from Dryden High and went to work with Ontario Hydro. During his career he [...]

William Beatty – August 19, 1927 – September 19, 2017

William Beatty – August 19, 1927 – September 19, 2017

In loving memory of William (Bill) Frank Beatty, age 90 years, who passed away surrounded by family on September 19th after a long battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis. Bill was born August 19th, 1927 at the original [...]

Emily Mae Brygidyr LeCocq – December 6, 1928 – August 31, 2017

Emily Mae Brygidyr LeCocq – December 6, 1928 – August 31, 2017

In loving memory of Emily Mae Brygidyr LeCocq, age 88 years whose death occurred August 31, 2017 at Hogarth Riverview Manor in Thunder Bay. Mae was born in Quibell Ontario on December 6, 1928, daughter to [...]

Roger David Langanki – March 31, 1966 – September 10, 2017

Roger David Langanki – March 31, 1966 – September 10, 2017

Roger David Langanki, of Red Lake, Ontario, died suddenly of a heart condition on Sunday, September 10th, 2017.  Roger was born on March 31st, 1966 in Dryden, Ontario.  He was a member of the Wabigoon Lake [...]