Category Archives: In Memoriam

In Memoriam – Elsie Cornell

Cornell, Elsie We are deeply saddened to announce the sudden passing of our Mother, whom entered into rest at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay on Saturday April 7, 2018. Elsie A. Cornell, in her 78th year (predeceased by Arthur Wood). Mother to Earl Cornell (Kristina  Hellmann), Darlyne McClure (Ken Upton) and Cyndi Wolsey (Chris Wolsey). Dear Grandmother “Grammy” to

Read more

Celebration of life held for Beaverton resident, veteran firefighter

Dozens gathered to bid farewell to a longtime Beaverton resident and veteran firefighter.  Lorne Martin passed away on Dec. 23 at the age of 77. A celebration of his life was held Saturday (Jan. 13) at Beacan Presbyterian Church. Martin started his firefighting career in 1963 with the Toronto Fire Service, retiring 37 years later as a captain with Markham

Read more

In Memoriam – Clifford Reilly

REILLY, CLIFFORD LORNE 35 year team member, Waste Connections (formerly BFI Canada) Suddenly on Friday, September 1st, 2017 at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital, Picton, Cliff Reilly of Cobourg passed in his 62nd year. Son of Lorne Reilly and the late Muriel (nee Jex) and beloved fiancée of Kelly Parmenter (nee Stewart). Cherished father of Nicole Reilly (Brandon Cummings)

Read more

Draft horse community mourning the loss of Sunderland’s Ted English

Family and friends, including those in the draft horse community across Canada, are mourning the death of Ted English of Country Lane Belgians in Sunderland. Chris English, Ted’s wife of nearly five years, says her husband passed away on Monday (Aug. 28) after a brief but courageous battle with cancer. She says Ted was a humble man, kind, caring and

Read more

Brock residents mourning the death of community icon Allan McPhail

Residents across the township are mourning the death of Second World War veteran, longtime educator and community icon Allan McPhail. Flags at the municipal office are at half-mast to honour the memory of the Cannington resident, who died Tuesday (Aug 1) at the age of 94. Known for his gruff voice and larger than life personality, McPhail dedicated his life

Read more