Michael Leaman
B: 1965-04-21
D: 2015-01-28
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Donald Morrison
B: 1943-03-17
D: 2015-01-27
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Elizabeth Bates
B: 1928-01-01
D: 2015-01-25
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Bates, Elizabeth
Marcel Lambert
B: 1943-10-24
D: 2015-01-25
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Lambert, Marcel
Mavis Lewis
B: 1929-05-04
D: 2015-01-25
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Lewis, Mavis
Ethan Stokes
B: 1994-01-31
D: 2015-01-25
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Stokes, Ethan
Lorna Engel
B: 1956-09-08
D: 2015-01-24
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Engel, Lorna
Jeannette Neilson
B: 1932-01-13
D: 2015-01-23
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Neilson, Jeannette
Donna Arding
B: 1945-04-11
D: 2015-01-20
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Arding, Donna
Bruce Gylys
B: 1928-09-20
D: 2015-01-20
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Gylys, Bruce
Erin Mezitis
B: 1981-12-02
D: 2015-01-20
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Mezitis, Erin
Sally Bajoras
B: 1935-04-13
D: 2015-01-19
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Bajoras, Sally
Kathleen Keberer
B: 1936-08-17
D: 2015-01-18
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Maria Alvarez
B: 1946-02-15
D: 2015-01-17
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Alvarez, Maria
Kenneth Legate
B: 1931-06-11
D: 2015-01-16
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Legate, Kenneth
Constance Skinner
B: 1931-02-17
D: 2015-01-16
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Skinner, Constance
Helen O'Connor
B: 1916-01-09
D: 2015-01-13
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O'Connor, Helen
Denise Loney
B: 1946-08-28
D: 2015-01-12
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Loney, Denise
Steven Magee
B: 1960-03-05
D: 2015-01-11
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Magee, Steven
Russell Baker
B: 1929-04-14
D: 2015-01-10
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Baker, Russell
Cathal McCann
B: 1931-10-20
D: 2015-01-09
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McCann, Cathal


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Phone: 905 895 6631
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Welcome to Roadhouse & Rose Funeral Home

Established in 1842, we have been serving Newmarket, Aurora, East Gwillimbury, King Township and area with professionalism and compassion for 173 years.  Roadhouse & Rose is a full-service provider of funeral and cremation services - from a Traditional Funeral to a Simple Cremation Service - we are here to help you in anyway we can.

To access the "Book of Memories" webpage for your loved one, simply click on the appropriate name under the list of Current Services to the left.  Once in the Book of Memories, you will have the ability to express a condolence, share a story or photograph, make a memorial donation, send flowers and more.  If you have any questions or require any additional information, please contact us at 905.895.6631 or email

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Wes Playter, Manager

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Wes Playter recently released a historical ‘coffee table book’, with all proceeds benefitting the Newmarket Food Pantry. It documents the old Main Street hotels, right up to the prohibition era. Read Full Article on the 'In The Media' page within the website.
Since 2010, through our partnership with the Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation, approximately 17,866 trees have been planted in the Holland River watershed in memory of our families loved ones.
For everybody who ordered a Christmas Ham through me, in support of the Newmarket Rotary Club of Newmarket, the hams are ready for pick-up / delivery - contact me (Wes) for details.
Today Roadhouse & Rose Funeral Home presented Mary Beatson, Executive Director for Bereaved Families of York Region, with a cheque. This cheque represents the profits from the coffee table book "Industrializations" for sales in 2014 to date. Contact the Funeral Home if you would like to purchase a book ($40) in support of BFOYR!!
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Roadhouse & Rose Funeral Home

157 Main Street South
Newmarket, ON L3Y 3Y9
Phone: 905 895 6631
Fax: 905 895 4747
Thank-you to Wes and everyone at Roadhouse and Rose. You were all extremely helpful and patient with us and it seemed as if you couldn't do enough for us. My father's send off was more of a celebration than a funeral and you certainly assisted with that. Wes and staff certainly made it easier for us to get through all that we needed to do and have been helpful even months afterwards. Thank-you all.
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