Obituaries

ETHEL MAY MERKOSKE

July 27, 1917 – February 2, 2018

In loving memory of Ethel May Merkoske, age 100, who passed away in Princess Court Long Term Care on February 2, 2018.

Ethel is survived by her daughters: Ardith Booi, Karen (Merv) Hayes, Elynne (Garry) Tourond, her sons: Jim Merkoske and Evan Merkoske, 10 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren and 9 great, great... Read more about Ethel Merkoske

Glenn Craner
November 3, 1943 – January 30, 2018

With our deepest sorrow we mourn the passing of Glenn Craner on January 30, 2018 at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Center.

Glenn was born in Dryden, Ontario on November 3, 1943.  He is remembered and loved by his family, sister Juanita (Toronto, ON) brothers Ken (Markdale, ON), Jerry and Alice (Rocky Mountain House, Alta)... Read more about Glenn Craner

Jeanne Marie Robinson
July 20, 1932 - January 31, 2018

In loving memory of Jeanne Robinson, age 85, who passed away on January 31, 2018 at the Dryden Regional Health Centre.

Jeanne is survived and remembered by her husband Wes Robinson (married in 2007), her sisters; Jackie and Lise, her sons: Gerald, Mike and Denis, her daughter Nancy as well as numerous grandchildren and... Read more about Jeanne Marie Robinson

James Gordon (Labelle) Duke

June 5, 1945 – December 21, 2017

Peacefully, after a long and courageous battle with cancer, Jasbo passed away on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at the Dryden Hospital with his sister by his side.

Jasbo, as he so loved to be called, was born June 5, 1945 to James and Margaret Duke at Port Arthur General Hospital.

He attended Queen Elizabeth... Read more about James "Jasbo" Duke

In Loving Memory of Edmond “Ted” Theodore Roy, age 81, who passed away on January 30, 2018 at the Meno Ya Win Health Centre.

Ted Roy is survived by his wife Gail, and 7 children Wendy, Dean, Marty, Chris, Denise, Kari-Gail and Erin. He is also survived by 19 grandchildren, 1 great grand-child; and 11 siblings.

There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place.

... Read more about Edmond 'Ted' Theodore Roy

James Sydney Cockle

February 16, 1935 – January 25, 2018

There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place.

A Memorial Service will take place on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 1 p.m. at the Dryden Agricultural Centre with Pastor Velma Henderson officiating.

Interment will take place at a later date.

If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, donations... Read more about James Sydney Cockle

Jean Michalchuk
March 24, 1936 – January 29, 2018

In loving memory of Jean Michalchuk, age 81, who passed away in Princess Court Long-term Care with her family by her side on Monday, January 29, 2018.

Jean is survived by her children, Gloria (Alex) Martsynkevych of Edmonton, Wesley (Paulette) of Kenora, Tom (Renee) of Ear Falls, and Billy of... Read more about Jean Michalchuk

It is with many tears and much love we say goodbye to our amazing Mom, gramma, great-gramma, great-great-gramma Jane. She has slipped the surly bonds of earth to dance forever in the arms of her love, Roy.

Mom was born in Oba Ontario July 20, 1933; the only girl with two beloved younger brothers, Peter and Jim.

When she was 15 she first laid eyes on our Papa and, knew in her... Read more about Jane Brisson

Barbara McAuley

April 22, 1953 – January 26, 2018

In loving memory of Barbara McAuley

Predeceased by her beloved daughter Jaimie and her husband Michael, the love of her life.

She is survived by her son Alex, daughter in law Chanda and grandson Lucas, the sparkle of her eye.

She will also be fondly remembered by her sisters in law, nieces and nephews, and her... Read more about Barbara McAuley

In loving memory of Margaret Sideen, who passed away peacefully on Monday, January 22nd, 2018 at the age of 90 years.

Margaret will be sadly missed by her children; Sandra Black and her husband, David of Winnipeg; Patricia Freiburger and her husband, Jim of Calgary; Janie Hohn and her husband, Bill, of Edmonton; and, Lori Sideen of Calgary.  She was the loving Grandma to Scott Hohn,... Read more about Margaret Sideen

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