In Loving Memory of Philip Ashley Richard Biczok
September 18, 1974-September 19, 2017

With extreme sadness we regret to announce the passing of our beloved son, Philip Ashley Richard Biczok.

Philip is survived by his son, Dylan (Danielle), daughter Alexis, and step-daughter Tayler (mom, Kelly).  He also leaves to mourn, his mother Rose and father Richard... Read more about Philip Ashley Richard Biczok

Peacefully with his family by his side Glenn Bruce Ovenstone passed away at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on October 3rd after a hard fought battle with cancer.

Glenn was born November 25th, 1953 in Dryden, ON. He was the second youngest of 4 born to Lilian and John Ovenstone.

Glenn grew up in Dinorwic, ON and was an avid outdoorsman. He spent countless hours in... Read more about Glenn Ovenstone

Ruth Klara Liedtke, née Habermann
September 28, 1933 – October 03, 2017

Passed away suddenly at her home in Dryden in the arms of her husband, G.A. (Joe) Liedtke. She is also survived by their children Manfred (Deb) Liedtke, Caroline Liedtke (Michel Morin), Karin Hofteig and daughter-in-law Maureen Frank. Loved by grandchildren Derek Hofteig, Cole Liedtke, Alyx... Read more about Ruth Klara Liedtke

Jean Olivia Rutherford
September 29, 1931 – October 1, 2017

In loving memory of Jean Rutherford, age 86 years, who passed away peacefully Sunday October 1, 2017.

Jean is survived by her three wonderful children Rob (Debra) Rutherford of Dryden, ON, Janet Rutherford of Saskatoon, SK and Lori (Gervais) Simon of Flin Flon, MB.  She will be missed by grandchildren: Lynn... Read more about Jean Olivia Rutherford

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 in the mid-1950s to work road construction.

Bill was a heavy equipment operator having a keen eye for grade, and his signature is on everything from highway 17, the Jones... Read more about Bill Blair

James Donald Misner – April 4, 1935 – September 29, 2017

     In loving memory of James Donald Misner, age 82 years whose death occurred September 29, 2017 at Dryden Regional Health Centre.

     James was born in Simcoe, Ontario on April 4, 1935. His parents were Edith Ellen Tutt and Donly A. Misner. Jim grew up with his grandparents, Harry and Ellen Tutt and his... Read more about James Donald Misner

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 21, 1923 to William (Percival) and Constance Dale. She was the oldest of four siblings.

Mary Jo came to Dryden in the 1940’s as a young nursing graduate from the Toronto General Hospital School of... Read more about Mary Josephine Saskoley


Nov. 1, 1935 – Sept. 12, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved mother and grandmother, Genevieve Ruth Sabourin, age 81 years, at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, September 12, 2017.

Genevieve was born and raised in Heron Bay and Mobert, Ontario. Her family lived on the land hunting... Read more about Genevieve Ruth Sabourin

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 by his wife Brenda, parents Peter and Yvonne Giesbrecht and his two brothers Bob & Bill Giesbrecht.

He leaves to mourn his passing his son Terry Giesbrecht of... Read more about Richard Bryan Giesbrecht

Emily Mae Brygidyr LeCocq 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 Rose and Jack Corbett, the fifth of seven children.

The family moved to Fort William shortly thereafter and she received both public and high school... Read more about Emly Mae Brygidyr LeCocq