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"BOG" 2007 Obituary


BOGA o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2007-10-10 published
GROSSKURTH, Robert Arthur, Commander (retired,) Canadian Navy
Passed away in Delhi, India on October 1, 2007 at the age of 85. Beloved husband of Maniza (Minnie) BOGA for nearly 38 years. Dearly loved father of Christopher (Fiona,) Brian (Ting CHANG,) and Anne (Julian SNOWDON.) Sadly missed by grand_sons Evan, Alan and Colin GROSSKURTH, and Joel and Robin SNOWDON. Also missed by niece Barbara BELLIS and her family, and numerous relatives and Friends. Bob grew up in Weston and graduated in Engineering from the University of Toronto, where he was assistant editor of the Varsity. He served in the Royal Canadian Navy in World War 2 and Korea. He retired from the Navy in 1973 and moved to India with Minnie to help her run her furniture business, TAARU, and farm. Bob had many interests and enjoyed life to the fullest. A celebration of his life will take place in Delhi on October 13.

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BOGAERT o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2007-11-09 published
JOHNSTON, Dolores Ramona (née FRASER)
Died suddenly at her Island home on Wednesday, November 7th, 2007 in her 80th year. Beloved wife of 58 years of the late Hugh JOHNSTON, who died August 29th, 2007. Loving mother of Hugh JOHNSTON (Bev BOGAERT) of Bracebridge and David JOHNSTON of Eileen Gowan Island. Cherished sister of Patricia LOCKERBY of Orillia and the late Blair "Bill" LOCKERBY. Devoted sister-in-law of Marnie JOHNSTON of Bracebridge and the late Don JOHNSTON. Dolores took great delight in living her life on Eileen Gowan Island in Lake Muskoka with her late husband Hugh. She was an avid quilter, who gave away more than she kept. Dolores loved all nature, taking special delight in feeding the many animal species that came to her waterfront home. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Reynolds Funeral Home "Turner Chapel" 1 Mary Street, Bracebridge. (877-806-2257) As your expression of sympathy memorial gifts to the Saint Thomas Anglican Church - Building Fund, 4 Mary Street, Bracebridge, Ontario P1L 2B6 would be appreciated by the family.

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BOGART 2007-01-08 published
PARKINS, Dorothy Inata
Of Saint Thomas, on Saturday, January 6, 2007, at the Saint Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, peacefully surrounded by her loving family, in her 73th year. Beloved wife of the late George Ewin "Ted" PARKINS and loved mother of Perry and his wife Sandra, Marty and his wife Michelle, Steven and Jeff and his wife Suzanne and Brad PARKINS. Much loved grandmother of Kelsey, Katie, Maggie, Craig, Aaron, Hollice, Madison, Hunter, Aleisha and Kara. Dear sister of Elinor MEEK of Willowdale and Marjorie and her husband Jim TRUMAN of Saint Thomas. Predeceased by 4 brothers Ralph, Cameron, Calvin and Raymond and by a sister Ruth FREEMAN. Dear sister-in-law of Orva and her husband John 'Jock" BOGART of Shedden and Dorothy PARKINS of Saint Thomas. Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews. Dorothy worked at the C.I.B.C., Hayes Dana and after retirement she worked for Tim Horton's. She was a member of the Elgin Labour Centre where she volunteered, an associate member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 41, and was a 10 year member of the Rehoboth Support Centre. She also actively visited shut-ins. Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, Saint Thomas where funeral service will be held Wednesday at 1: 00 p.m. Cremation to follow. Visitation Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Remembrances would be appreciated to the Rehoboth Support Home, the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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BOGDAN o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2007-09-08 published
BOGDAN, Karol (July 13, 1915-September 4, 2007)
Passed away peacefully at Brock Fahrni Long Term Care Facility in Vancouver in his 93rd Year. Predeceased by his wife, Dorothy (Dove), of 50 years, brothers Andrew and Janik and sister Maritna. He is survived by his son, Karl, daughter, Anne, son-in-law Jim and grandchildren Cale and Kira. Born near Kiev, Poland, he escaped the Nazi and Soviet invasions, joining the Royal Air Force, Bomber Command, in England, where he flew 36 missions as a navigator of a Lancaster. He relocated to Argentina after the war, where he married the Canadian girl he had met while training for his air service. They moved to Toronto where he joined Ontario Hydro, serving first as a financial administrator for dam building projects in northern Ontario during the 50s. He then moved to head Office in Toronto in various capacities until his retirement in 1977. He was known to family and Friends for his rye sense of humour, rigorous sense of duty and gentle heart. Thanks go to his long term care giver, Victor, the doctors and nurses at Vancouver General Hospital and Brock Fahrni. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Casimir's Catholic Church, Vancouver, 10: 00 a.m. Tuesday, September 11. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to a charity of your choice.

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BOGERT o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2007-10-24 published
BOGERT, Doreen
Peacefully at home in her 99th, year. Doreen will be remembered by her many Friends for her sense of humour, kindness and generosity. She was active in the volunteer community and for many years while well into her 80's, delivered Meals on Wheels. She leaves son Michael TIPPET, grand_son Chris, Great-grand_son Kai, Daughter in Law Kumi of Toronto and Ann TIPPET of Lennoxville, Quebec. In lieu of flowers, Donations to the Parkinson's Foundation of Canada would be appreciated.

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