BREEN, John James (Dewey)


at home, surrounded by his family on Monday, January 14, 2019 in his 90th year.


John will always be loved and missed by his wife Ellen (Shaw); children James, Judy (Jim) Palmateer, Bryon and Mary Ellen (Jack) Lentz; grandchildren Rick, Derrick (Michelle), Kelly (Andy), Joshua and Nicole; 7 great grandchildren; and his sister Ann Cassidy. Predeceased by his parents Mabel (Maher) and John Joseph Breen; grandson Billy; sister Rosemary Marlin and brother William Breen. John was a great hunter, fisherman and outdoorsman.


Visitation will be held at the Cassidy Funeral Home, Tweed on Friday from 2-4pm and 6-8pm; and at St. Carthagh's Church on Saturday from 10-11am. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Carthagh's Church on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 11am. Interment St. Carthagh's Cemetery. Donations appreciated to the Canadian Cancer Society or St. Carthagh's Church.

MARR, Margarita


at Marianhill, Pembroke, on January 6, 2019.


Born in Kelligrews, Newfoundland, on February 5, 1921, the daughter of the late Anastasia (Doyle) and James Nugent. Rita will always be loved and missed by her children Elaine (Cyril) Duggan, Judy Stratton and the late Glen (Florence) Lessard; her many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; her stepchildren late John Marr Jr. (Theresa), Jim Marr (Twilla), late Heather Kaiser (David), Les Johnson, Murray Johnson and Robert Johnson; and many nieces, nephews and close friends. Predeceased by husband John Marr, grandson Jason Stratton and siblings Arthur Nugent, Jack Nugent, Andy Nugent, Jim Nugent, Mary Lessard and Gertrude Nugent. Cremation with Interment of Ashes in Newfoundland.


A Celebration of Life will be held at The White Building, Tweed on Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 1-4pm. Those desiring, may bring a favourite dish.

Elizabeth (Moorhead) Skipper
May 13, 1928 - January 3, 2019

Elizabeth passed away at Moira Place, Tweed Ontario on January 3, 2019.

She leaves behind her children David Moorhead, Janet (Andre) Cassidy, Pamela Hall and Ian (Kimi) Moorhead. Grandma to Craig and Casey Moorhead, Kelsey (Rob), Morgan (Matt) and Shea Cassidy, and Ian and Grant Hall. Great-grandma to Hayden and Cora Campbell. Also survived by brother John (Doreen) and sister-in-law Joan Pooler.

Elizabeth was predeceased by her parents Dr. William and Johanna Pooler, brother Dr. David Pooler, Dr. Peter Moorhead and William Skipper.

Elizabeth was a long-time member of the Eastern Star.

The family would like to extend a sincere thank-you to all the staff at Moira Place for the excellent care, warmth and support provided to Elizabeth, especially in recent weeks.

As per Elizabeth's wishes, cremation has taken place and interment attended by the immediate family will occur at the Dresden Cemetery in the spring of 2019.

ROGERS, Jack Oakley

at Lennox and Addington County Hospital, Napanee on Tuesday, January 1, 2019 in his 86th year.


Jack will always be loved and missed by his wife Sharon (Bergeron); children Carey (Penny), the late John Ross (Bonnie) and Tracey (Angie); granchildren Elisha (Mark), Kyle (Ann), Ryan (Cassie), Gavin (Kerry), Jordan, Zoey and Liam; great grandchildren Sierra, Isabella, Isaac, Elijah, Makayla, Charoltte, Owen and Rowan; and his siblings Barb (Allen) Thompson, George (Judy), David (Brenda) Melvin (Betty) and Mavis (Stan) Parkinson.


In keepin with Jack's wishes, his body has been donated for medical research to Queen's University, Kingston.



at Quinte Healthcare, Belleville, on December 29, 2018, in his 87th year.


Gerald will be missed by his wife, of 55 years, Olive (Laton) Kessler; his children Stanley (Lola) Kessler; Victor Kessler, Lorraine (Ron) Baugh, Tony Kessler; his 7 grandchildren and 3 greatgrandchildren.


The family will receive friends at the Cassidy Funeral Home, Tweed, on Wednesday, January 2 from 6pm to 8pm, with a Prayer Service to follow at 8pm. Cremation.

MINNIE, Douglas Harry


suddenly at home, on December 27, 2018, in his 83rd year.


Doug will be misssed and always loved by his wife Cindy (Taylor) Minnie; his children Chris Minnie, Cheryl Purchase (Bill Wallbridge) and stepdaughter Nikki White; his grandchildren Jessica, Adam, Daniel (Beth), Holly (Jessie), Trinidy and Jacob; his sisters Dorothy (Gerry) Hughes, Joyce (Dave Morton), Noreena (Tom) Baroni, and brother Larry (Sandra) Minnie. He is predeceased by his parents Agnes (Roy) and Harry Minnie and brothers Mervin and Maurice. Cremation.


A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

SMITH, David James


at Quinte Healthcare, Belleville on Friday, December 14, 2018 in his 81st year.


David will always be loved and missed by his wife Margaret (Kennedy) Smith; daughters Susan (Bob) White and Jennifer (Jeff) Beatty-Urquhart; grandchildren Kimberley (Yvon), Ashley (Joey), David (Tasha), Alicia (Cory), Andrew (Rachel), Justin and Austin; great grandchildren Cooper, Caydence and Hunter; and his sister Irene (late Peter) Pearcey. Predeceased by his parents Violet (Rodgers) and David Smith; and his brother Austin Smith. Cremation has taken place.


A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Quinte Humane Society would be appreciated by family.

O'Dwyer, Marjorie D.

at Lennox and Addington Hospital, on December 8, 2018.


Born in Russell, ON, on December 28, 1927, the daughter of the late Janet (Thomson) and John Twiname. Marjorie will be missed and always loved by her children, Sean (Shelley) O'Dwyer, Colleen (John) Dykeman, and Kevin (Carley) O'Dwyer; grandchildren Erin, David, William, Roxanne, Shane, Kelly, Hunter and Kian; and great grandchildren Audrey, Ariella and Austin. Predeceased by her husband William O'Dwyer. Cremation has taken place.


Visitation will be held at Cassidy Funeral Home, Tweed (613-478-3807), on Friday from 3-6pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. John the Evangelist Church, Flinton on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 12 noon. Donations to the Lennox & Addington County Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated.

DECSI, Donna (Cook)

January 27, 1938 to November 30, 2018

Beloved wife to Laszlo, mom to Sharon, Cindy and Michael, grandma to Becky and Joshua, sister of Nan and Joan and daughter of the late Vincent and Georgina Cook of Port Hope, ON. Born in Orangeville, raised and married in Port Hope and resident of Tweed for more than 50 years.


Funeral Mass will be celebrated on at 11:00am, Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at Lady of Mercy Roman Catholic Church, 155 Walton St., Port Hope, ON. Interment to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, Port Hope, ON.


at QHC, Belleville on November 29, 2018 in his 89th year.


Sam will always be loved and missed by his wife wife Josephine; son Wayne (Theresa); grandchildren Michelle (Sean), Christopher (Rachel) and Pamela; great grandchildren Dustin, Jessica, Curtis, ReaLynn and Lily; great great grandson Aaron; his sister Liza Mouland and his nieces, nephews and many friends. Predeceased by daughter Donna; his parents Bessie (Abbott) and Joseph Randell; siblings Ernest, Hope, Myra, Pearl and Mildred.


Cremation has taken place and a private family service will be held at a later date.

NEUGEBAUER, Marian Douglas

peacefully at home, on November 26, 2018.


Born in Tweed, on December 1, 1920, the daughter of the late Rosemonde (Burleigh) and George Clark. Dear mother of Peter, Dr. Evan (Bee) and Joan. Loving grandmother of Julie, Angie and Sarah. Marian and her husband Jack were the owners of Clark's Jewellery in Tweed that they operated for many years.

ALLORE, Harold

peacefully at Moira Place, Tweed, on November 23, 2018.


Born in Tweed, on November 2, 1934, the son of the late Genevieve (O'Neill) and William Allore. Dear brother of Estelle (Lee) Marechek, Joan (late Joe) Miller, Shirley (Orval) Stanger, Hugh (Helen) Allore, Ernest (Doris) Allore, Louise (Manny) Soberal, and William (Sharon) Cooper. Predeceased by sister Monica Melick and brothers Fred, Louis, Phillip, Jerome, Clifford and Pat. Cremation.


Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Edmund's Church, Stoco on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 11am, with visitation from 10-11am. Interment of Ashes St. Edmund's Cemetery.

POOLE, Susan Mary
(June 7, 1961-November 20, 2018)

Passed away peacefully at her home in Pickering Ontario, surrounded by her family after a lengthy battle with cancer.


Beloved wife and best friend of 37 years to Lawrence (Larry) Poole. Loving mom to John, St. John's NFLD, Michelle, Pickering, Lance (Shannon), Bowmanville. Amazing grandma to Logan, Kasen and Jackson. Susan will be missed by her three brothers who idolized her. David (Carmen), Peter, Charles (Melanie). Also deeply missed by Larry's family, Janet(Chuck) Luksa, Joan(John) Lusch, Donald(Judy), Karen(Steve) and Rita. Predeceased by her parents John and Sharon(Mullin) Spratt. Susan will be fondly remembered by her Aunts, Uncle, nephews, nieces, and many cousins. Also missing her will be the many friends Susan accumulated through the years from her birthplace in Tweed to her beloved Pickering.


Visitation will take place at McEachnie Funeral Home, 28 Old Kingston Rd. Ajax Ontario on Thursday November 22nd from 6:00pm – 9:00pm. Funeral mass to take place at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, 796 Eyer Drive, Pickering on Friday, November 23rd at 11:00am. Reception to follow in the parish hall. Private burial to take place Saturday November 24th in St. James Cemetery, Tweed Ontario. Donations to Heart of Hastings Hospice, The Humane Society, or the Breast Cancer Society of Canada would be greatly appreciated. On-line condolences may be placed at
























































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































         Cassidy Funeral Homes ~ 330 Victoria St. North, Tweed, ON K0K 3J0 ~ 613-478-3807