Obituaries

Donald Syrett
B: 1932-04-18
D: 2018-07-04
View Details
Syrett, Donald
Dwayne Furlong
B: 1957-08-10
D: 2018-06-29
View Details
Furlong, Dwayne
Richard Iutzi
B: 1951-04-07
D: 2018-06-24
View Details
Iutzi, Richard
Maurice Cook
B: 1925-09-12
D: 2018-06-23
View Details
Cook, Maurice
Ralph Lemay
B: 1930-03-05
D: 2018-06-20
View Details
Lemay, Ralph
James Steinberg
B: 1960-05-13
D: 2018-06-20
View Details
Steinberg, James
John Ayling
B: 1918-03-20
D: 2018-06-11
View Details
Ayling, John
Marcella Adamson
B: 1922-08-10
D: 2018-06-08
View Details
Adamson, Marcella
Joan Denne
B: 1926-07-18
D: 2018-06-02
View Details
Denne, Joan
Wesley Nash
B: 1933-05-16
D: 2018-05-26
View Details
Nash, Wesley
Valerie Lacroix
B: 1949-10-20
D: 2018-05-20
View Details
Lacroix, Valerie
Francis Powless
B: 1927-04-19
D: 2018-05-18
View Details
Powless, Francis
Judith Webb
B: 1942-07-19
D: 2018-05-16
View Details
Webb, Judith
Edna Allen
B: 1919-11-08
D: 2018-05-10
View Details
Allen, Edna
Roger Morgan
B: 1955-07-18
D: 2018-05-02
View Details
Morgan, Roger
Hazel Dean
B: 1923-01-28
D: 2018-04-29
View Details
Dean, Hazel
Leona Cunningham
B: 1928-08-01
D: 2018-04-28
View Details
Cunningham, Leona
Gordon Petch
B: 1934-10-13
D: 2018-04-28
View Details
Petch, Gordon
Christopher Holden
B: 1950-11-10
D: 2018-04-24
View Details
Holden, Christopher
B. Pajari
B: 1935-08-19
D: 2018-04-21
View Details
Pajari, B.
Elizabeth Canavan
B: 1946-12-01
D: 2018-04-20
View Details
Canavan, Elizabeth

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
215-1 Bay Street
GRAVENHURST, ON P1P 1H1
Phone: 705 687-3242
Fax:
Paul Conron
In Memory of
Paul Roy
Conron
1942 - 2017
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Cavill-Turner Funeral Home
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Barb Preston and John
"I'm so sorry Sara to hear of your beloved Paul's passing."
View full message >>>

Life Story for Paul Conron

Paul  Conron
Paul Roy Conron of Gravenhurst passed away peacefully at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital on Thursday, September 28, 2017. Paul was born in Toronto on October 7, 1942, and celebrated his 75th birthday early in the hospital with all of his family around him.

Paul earned his B.A. from the University of Toronto and began his teaching career in Toronto before moving to Simcoe and the Norfolk Board of Education, where he primarily taught Grade 7-8 in several schools. He retired in 1997 and will be fondly remembered by many students. For over 25 years in Norfolk, he was very active in the Ontario Public School Teachers’ Federation. His creative outlet during that time was Simcoe Little Theatre; sitting on the Board and running the bar in addition to acting, producing and directing over 30 plays. He was also very interested in medieval English history and enjoyed attending plays at the Stratford Festival for over 60 years. In addition to this, he spent many hours playing cribbage, euchre, and especially chess with family and friends.

Paul was loved and will be deeply missed by his wife Sara and by his children: Lauri Harvey (Jay), David Conron (Elizabeth), Owen Conron (Laura), Scott Walters (Katherine), and Katie Walker (Dave). Further survived by 7 loving grandchildren, 1 great-grandson, his brother Peter Conron (Lou) and his mother Marion Conron (age 97) along with numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and former spouse Barbara Smith. Paul was predeceased by his father, Roy Wilson Conron, (1994) and by his best friend, Peter Sutherland (2014).

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in his name to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Ontario SPCA Muskoka Branch in Bracebridge.

Visitation will be at the Cavill-Turner Funeral Home in Gravenhurst on Sunday, October 1st from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held there on Monday, October 2nd at 11 a.m. followed by interment at Mickle Memorial Cemetery on Lofty Pines Drive in Gravenhurst and a reception at Hahne Hall in Pine Ridge at 1:00 p.m.

Celebration of Life will be held at a later date in October in Simcoe, Ontario, for all of Paul’s friends and relatives in Southern Ontario.
Order Flowers