Grills, Evelyn 

Grills, Evelyn 

GRILLS, EVELYN KATHERINE - Peacefully at the Friendly Manor Nursing Home, Deseronto on Monday, October 2nd, 2017.  Evelyn Grills (nee York) of R. R. #6, Belleville in her 96th year.  Daughter of the late Leonard & Ethel York (nee Moxam) and daughter-in-law of the late Harry & Alida Grills.  Wife of the late Clinton M. Grills.  Loving mother of Sherry Green, John (Anna), Harry (Marg), Larry (Bonnie) and Steve (Dale).  Lovingly remembered by her many grandchildren & great grandchildren.  Sister of Thomas York (Agnes).  Remembered by her brother-in-law Bob Watson.  Predeceased by her sister Lorna York, her sister-in-law Virginia Grills and her brother-in-law Carmen Clapp.  Fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews.  Special parent of Charles (deceased) and Marg Clapp, Norman Clapp (Doris), Robert Clapp, Mary Ellen Rowland (Ted), Bill Clapp (Louella), Linda Salisbury (Bill), Carolyn Morrison, and Carol Carlington (Dalton).  
Evelyn was educated in Bancroft and graduated from Bancroft High School.  After raising her children, she worked for Sam Dean’s Abattoirs in Belleville for 25 years.  Evelyn enjoyed farming, camping, and the outdoors at her trailer at Hawkins Bay (Tweed) with her husband Clinton.  She was a wonderful seamstress, enjoyed cooking and was always very proud of her colourful flower beds.  The family wishes to extend their deep thanks to the entire staff at Friendly Manor Nursing Home in Deseronto for all their care and compassion towards Evelyn during her final days.
At the family’s request, there will be no visitation or funeral services.  Cremation arrangements entrusted to the John R. Bush Funeral Home, 80 Highland Avenue, Belleville (613-968-5588).  Graveside interment service will be held at the Elmwood Cemetery, 412 River Road, Corbyville on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 at 11 a.m.  If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences at: 

Charitable donations in Evelyn's memory may be made to:

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Bus Cancellations

September 18, 2020


Driver shortages continue in Quinte with another round of school bus cancellations on Friday morning.

The first and second-morning runs of School Buses 493 are cancelled.  

The afternoon runs of school bus 493 are cancelled again on Friday.  Tri-board cited driver shortages on Thursday as being the reasoning behind those buses being cancelled.

The morning and afternoon runs of Bus 772 is cancelled due to a driver being ill.

The morning and afternoon runs of Bus 771 is cancelled as a driver was reported absent.

Just a reminder several buses in both the morning and afternoon are cancelled for the rest of the week.

For a list of routes cancelled, click here.


The first run of Bus 311 is 20 minutes Delayed.

The first run of Bus 444 is 10 minutes late.

The first run of Bus 467 is 20 minutes late.

The second run of Bus 467 is 15 minutes late.

The first run of Bus 647 is 50 minutes late.

The first run of Bus 682 is 45 minutes late.

The first run of Bus 688 is 15 minutes late.