In Memoriam is a presentation of our area funeral homes. It is heard daily after the 1pm news on CKDR.

In Loving memory of Phyllis Ollis, who passed away November 20, 2014 after a brief illness.

Phyllis was pre-deceased by her husband Roy, son Grant and brother Bob of B.C.

Phyllis is survived by her sister Leona Culbert of Meadow Lake Sask., children Debra (Albert) , Irene (Roald), Darcy (Nancy),Daughter in-law Kathy grandsons Jason(Peggy),Jonathan, granddaughters Katelynn ,... Read more about Phyllis Ollis

Roberta Alice Berrey,

December 11, 1950 – Nov 16, 2014

Child of Bertram E and Olive M Berrey, sister of Keith and Lewis Berrey, Aunt to a niece, and many nephews and great nephews.. She leaves a host of extended family and friends too numerous to mention here. We may know of no other woman with the selfless unconditional loving kindness and unsurpassed integrity as she. Proud of... Read more about Roberta Berrey

On November 16, 2014 Tyrone (Ty) passed away suddenly with his family by his side at the Dryden District Hospital.  He was predeceased by his father Milo, mother Ethel and grandson Colin.  Ty is survived by his loving wife Edna, his 4 children Butch (Missy), Heather (Paul), Val (Tino), Char (Jason), stepson Johnny (Sandra) , 15 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, his 2 sisters Lee-ette and... Read more about Tyrone Upton

In loving memory of Stefania (Freda) Hoshizaki who passed away on November 18th 2014 at the Princess Court Long Term Care Facility in Dryden ON. Born in 1919 in Arnes, Manitoba, she was the daughter of Siggi and Johanna (Finnbogason) Thorkelson. Freda is survived by her children Philip Thorkelson (Rosemary and family), Valerie Nordin, Warren, Blaine (Susan), Sheryl, Jennifer (Denis) and Edward... Read more about Stefania Hoshizaki

In loving memory of Magdalena Fink, age 90 years, who passed away in the Dryden Regional Health Center on Thursday, November 13th.

Lena Fink is survived by her daughter Anna Wilson, son-in-law Edward Wilson, grandsons: Jamie Wilson (Michele Engel), Don Wilson (Shelly) and Russell Wilson (Candace), by great grandchildren: Bobbie, Summer, Annie, Rhett and Lindy Wilson, step-... Read more about Magdalena Fink

In loving memory of Ron Robinson who passed away peacefully at his residence on November 8th at the age of 69.

He is survived by daughters Fiona (David) of Red Lake, and Colleen (Dana) of Vancouver, B.C., as well as his grandchildren Josh, Chris and Nicole Baranesky, his mother Jean Robinson, and his siblings Garry Robinson (Audrey... Read more about Ron Robinson


In Loving memory of Wilfred (Willy) Tourond who passed away on Saturday November 8, 2014 in the Dryden Regional Health Centre at the age of 78.


Willy was born on February 27, 1936. He married Eva Leclerc on February 26 1955 and they had 6 children. He worked in the bush most of his life, mainly operating a skidder until his retirement in 2001. In his earlier years he enjoyed... Read more about Wilfred Tourond

In Loving memory of Geno Taddeo who passed away unexpectedly and suddenly at his home in Ignace on Thursday November 6th, 2014 at the age of 88, with his son at his side.


Geno is survived by his son Nelson (Linda) of Ignace, grandson Jason Taddeo of Thunder Bay, great grandchildren Kendra and Evan Taddeo of Thunder Bay, sisters Annie (Lionel) Duce of Thunder Bay, Tilda Gascon... Read more about Geno Taddeo

In Loving Memory of Allen Holmerson of Dryden who passed away September 5th 2014 at the age of 58.  A celebration of life will be held on Sunday November 9th 2014 at 1pm at the Ukranian Hall.  

In loving memory of Raymond Clifford Cornelius, age 63 years, who passed away on Wednesday October 29th in the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre.


Raymond is survived by his mother Helen Cornelius of Dryden, sister Linda Labossiere of Calgary, as well as numerous friends and other relatives.


A Private Family Memorial Service was held with... Read more about Raymond Cornelius