Janach McArthur IreneJANACH-McArthur, Irene Laura (Tompsett) - (March 19, 1946 - October 16, 2017) - After her steadfast battle with ovarian cancer, Irene has entered into eternal rest with Christ.

Predeceased by her husband David. She has been lovingly cared for throughout her struggle by her devoted husband John McArthur.

Loving mother to Garth (Tom) Terry and wife Lisa, devoted OMA to precious Kelsey Elizabeth. Loved and missed by stepdaughters, Cheryl, Sharon (Darren) and Lori, also Randy McArthur.

Predeceased by Betty Tompsett (mother). Gently loving sister to Carolynn (Neil) Coulter, Dorothy (Charles) Jackson, Janet and Charlie (Sharon) Tompsett.


THOMPSON, Leslie - Passed away peacefully at Billings Court Manor on Monday, October 16, 2017 at the age of 89.

Survived by loving wife, Mavis (nee Shaw). Dear father to Michael (Connie), and Paulette (Jim) Pollock.

Proud grandfather to Aaron (Zornitza), Meghan, Kyle (Rachel), Jonathan (Laura), and great-grandfather to Brynn. Leslie will be dearly missed by extended family and friends.


Gleason BobGLEASON, Robert Franklin 'Bob' - (1938 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully at Trillium Hospital on Monday October 16th, 2017.

Bob was the loving husband of Heather for 47 years. Wonderful and supportive Dad of Kelly Nolan and her husband Chris. Proud Gramps to Carter.

Bob will be fondly remembered by sisters in law Bev Shirley(Harold), Sandra Keddy, Sharon Gleason and Melodee Gleason and brother in law David Beedie(Wendy). He will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Bob is reunited with his brothers Arthur, Bryan and Paul.


Taylor RyanTAYLOR, Ryan - (1979 - 2017) - With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Ryan on Sunday October 15th, 2017 at Joseph Brant Hospital.

He will be deeply missed by his parents Bob and Laura , his sister Meghan Payton (Andrew) and their children Carson and Hayley. Also survived by many extended family and friends.

Ryan was the owner of Computers Made Easy based out of Toronto. He loved spending time at the cottage and was a proud board member of the Peacock Point Cottage Association.


BARRETT, Margaret Rose - Peacefully at Hampton Terrance in Burlington on Sunday, October 15, 2017 in her 86th year.

Beloved wife of the late Rob Vincent Barrett.

Daughter of late John and Ellen McInally. Beloved sister of Cathy Mayleski (Henry). Predeceased by sisters Elizabeth Golba (late Walter) and Marie Owenson (late Charles). Also survived by special nieces and nephew Lisa Mayeski, Michelle McLachlan, Brian Golba and other extended family and friends.


Hopkins LenHOPKINS, Leonard Edwin 'Len' - After a long and valiant fight, Len passed away peacefully at Emmanuel House, Hamilton on Sunday, October 15, 2017 – his 57th wedding anniversary to beloved wife Elaine Hopkins (nee Campbell).

Loving father of Jen (Garry), Andy (Trish) and Mark (Leslie). Proud Popa of Ashley, Tim (Emily), Jack, Kyle, Kailee (Kyle), Travis and Ryan.

Cherished brother of twin sister Lois Ford, and Shirley Hopkins. He will be dearly missed by his wonderful friend Jack Exley.


Heys RoxanneHEYS, Roxanne Victoria (nee Yochim) - (1950 - 2017) - Passed away October 15th, 2017 at Juravinski hospital after a valiant fight with cancer.

A wife of 43 years to Ric, a wonderful and guiding mother to Jennifer (Mike), Krista (Trevor) and Lindsay (Warren). Predeceased by son Blake.

An interested and enthusiastic grandmother to Dylan, Allison, Abigail, Callum and Wyatt. A special niece to Joe and Syliva Yochim.


Coulson DougCOULSON, Douglas Edgar - (January 21, 1931 - October 15, 2017) - Passed away peacefully with family by his side on October 15, 2017 in his 87th year.

Loving husband of the late Marion “Nan” (1991). Devoted father of Catherine Ross (Peter), Jeffrey (Suzanne), Eric (Ann Marie) and Tracie Legg (Danny). Extremely proud Ta to Amanda (Luke), Jordan, Andrew, Taryn (Evan), Sam (Kasia), Jeremy, Erica, Emily, Richard, Jessica and Connor.

Dear brother of Lawrence (Barbara) of Burlington and brother-in-law to Greig and Joan Black of Toronto.

Doug was born in Toronto to Edgar and Florence Coulson and moved to Burlington in 1962. He found his true calling in insurance adjusting as the owner of D.E. Coulson Insurance Adjusters Ltd., which operated from 1969 until his retirement in 2001.


LEONARD, Raymond - Passed away peacefully at The Orchards Retirement Residence in Vineland on Sunday October 15th, 2017 at the age of 85.

Beloved husband of Shirley for 60 years.

Cherished father of Jane (Mark) and David (Julie). Adored grandfather of Cassandra, Sam, Evan, and Paige. Predeceased by his granddaughter Caitlin.


Ashwell DonASHWELL, Donald 'Don' - (November 7, 1931 - October 14, 2017) - Don peacefully passed away at Trillium Hospital just shy of his 86th birthday after a valiant battle with heart disease.

He was born in Port Elgin, Ontario along with brother, Bill and sisters, Bonnie & Ruth to parents, William & Lillian.

He will be sadly missed by his wife of 65 years, June and their children & partners, Sandra (Jean), Karen (Gary), Heather (Stewart), Michael (Barb), Kathy (Jamie), Jim (Tracey) and Jody (Shayne), predeceased by sons Christopher & Dwayne. Loving grandfather of Elaine, Meagan, Kyle, Don, Courtney, Joanna and Vian and great-grandfather of James, Arthur, Jayden & Ezra.

He was the proud foster dad & "poppa" to Jeremy, Tim & Krystal as well as over 140 other foster children!


Mandolino PietroMANDOLINO, Pietro - Peacefully passed away, surrounded by family on Saturday, October 14th, 2017 at the age of 78.

Loving husband of Elena for 52 years. Beloved father of Teresa (Allan) Wirta, Adamo, Antonio and Michelina (Chris) Corkin. Cherished Nonno of Devin, Ryan, Luca, Elena and Elsie. He will be greatly missed by all of his nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents Adamo and Teresa and sisters Lucia, Giuseppina, Cristina and Sara.


HUGHES, Janice Adell (nee Vivian) - Peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the age of 68.

Predeceased by her husband Barry Hughes (April 18, 2001).

Beloved daughter of the late Norman and Hazel Vivian. Loving sister of Brian Vivian (Sharon), Bev Vivian (Jeff Wilson) and Barry Vivian (Ruth). Janice will be dearly missed by her nieces and nephews.


Boczkowska JozefaBOCZKOWSKA, Jozefa - (March 19, 1955 - October 14, 2017) -

Passed away on October 14, 2017.


PANGILINAN, Jovita Ilagan - (1955 - 2017) - 

The family will receive visitors on Saturday October 21, 2017 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at J. Scott Early funeral home, Milton, Ontario.

A funeral service will follow at 7:00 p.m. with a reception afterwards.

Jovita will be laid to rest in the Philippines.




Threader William BillTHREADER, William 'Bill' Joseph 'Coach' - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Bill at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington, on Friday, October 13, 2017 at the age of 85.

Beloved husband of Margaret Threader (nee Gaber). Loving father of Ron Threader (Liisa), Kevin Threader, Kerin Threader (David Vickerson), Joanne Butwick and Deanna Breukelman (Kevin Bailey). Cherished grandfather of Charlene, Jamie, Jacqueline, Sarah, Mark, Scott, Julia, Rebecca, Cassandra, Matthew, Christopher, Justin, Seger, Keegan and Jody and ‘Grampie’ to 21 great grandchildren.

Bill is survived by his brothers Robert and Michael (Freda). Predeceased by brothers Jack, Jimmy and Dan.

Bill will be dearly remembered by many friends whose lives he touched through a lifetime of coaching.


Ruwhof RJRUWHOF, Robert John 'RJ' - Passed away peacefully at his home in Burlington on Friday, October 13, 2017 at the age of 50.

Survived by loving and devoted father Henry Ruwhof and mother, the late Carol-Anne (nee Webb) (2015). Cherished brother of Denise Gibbons (Robert). Proud uncle to Callasandra, Benjamin, Nicholas, Gabriel, and Morgan.

RJ will also be dearly missed by many extended family, friends, and co-workers.


Dawson MarjorieDAWSON, Marjorie 'Jerrie' (nee Burton) - (1934 - 2017) -Mom passed away quickly and peacefully on Friday, October 13th, 2017 at Georgetown Hospital after a short, but valiant battle with cancer.

She will now join Dad, in a happier and more peaceful place of heaven.

Born in Leeds, England on January 13th, 1934, Mom came to Canada in her late teens to find adventure and found her future loving husband, John Dawson. They married and Marjorie returned to England to explain herself to her parents, who eventually met my father and treated him as one of their own.

Mom returned to Canada and worked throughout her life as an accountant with new car dealerships. Her vibrant red hair, excellent sense of humour and sense of style were as appreciated as the new car models every year.


Baker RogerBAKER, Roger Frank - It is with extremely heavy hearts we announce the passing of Roger Frank Baker. Roger was taken from his family too soon, taking his last breath on Thursday, October 12th, 2017. He was 77 years old.

Loving husband to Janet (nee Godfrey) for 51 years, amazing father to Shelley and Greg (Karin) and proud Papa to Maddison, Tyson, Nathan and Noah. He was the foundation of our family, our rock, a constant source of laughter, support and love.

Roger leaves behind extended family and friends in Canada and in the UK.


Marleau JeanetteMARLEAU, Jeanette - (1933 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully at Ian Anderson House after a courageous battle with cancer on Thursday, October 12, 2017 with her family by her side.

She will be remembered always by her loving husband of 46 years, Ron Marleau. She will be missed by her son Christopher (Christine).

Jeanette is survived by her sisters; Helen (Bob Orth), Audrey Sims and Arvilla (Ed Stallbaumer). She was predeceased by her brother Bob Gerstenkorn and his wife Dolly. 


Costa JanuarioCOSTA, Januario Santos - (1960 - 2017) - It is with deep sadness and a heavy heart that our family announces the passing of Januario Santos Costa on October 11th, 2017.

Dear son of the late Maria and Manuel Costa. He passed away at the early age of 57 at the Credit Valley Hospital surrounded by his beloved and devoted wife Rosa and family.   

He fought a long and difficult battle against cancer, never losing his faith, optimism or his infectious smile. He will be deeply missed but never forgotten by his proud and loving children; Mike (Krystal) Costa, Dennis (Elena) Costa, Andrew Costa, Michelle (Kevin) Mendonca and Carlos Custodio Jr., along with his cherished grandsons, and many brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews. 


Chezepock JohnCHEZEPOCK, John - (April 2, 1928 - October 11, 2017) - It's with great sadness that we announce the passing of John Chezepock on October 11, 2017.

He leaves behind his loving wife of 67 years, Marie (Cuthill). Son Marc (Rhonda) and daughter Karen Burke (Ed Dixon).

John was a fun-loving grandfather and will be missed by Neil (Sarah), Christopher (Chantal), James, Amanda Burke, Emily Burke and Julia Burke.

A Hamilton native, John enjoyed a long career at the International Harvester before retiring to spend more time with family and pursue his true passion, wine making. He won many awards for his wine in Canada and internationally, including "Grand Champion Amateur Winemaker of Ontario."


Ormond JennieORMOND, Jennie (McGinn) (nee Demone) - (April 8, 1934 - October 11, 2017) -

Jennie/Mom/Nan would like to let you know that her work here is done.

She received a call, an offer she could not refuse, for an appointment from which she will not be returning. The assignment comes with a huge sign-on bonus, a reunion with her Lord, her late husband Bob Ormond and many family and friends she has not seen in a long time.


Belobradic JackBELOBRADIC, Jack Joseph HON - Jack passed peacefully at The Village of Tansley Woods, on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of Mary Ann Belobradic (62 years). Cherished father of Sandra (Paul), Donna (Randy), Michael (Erin), and Jackie.

Adored ‘Grampiampa’ will be greatly missed and lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Kaitlyn (Matthew), Michael, Ashley, Daniel, Lindsay (Alex), Bryan and Amelia. Overjoyed great-grampa of little Charlotte! Dear brother to George, and the late Helen and William.


Wellum ColinWELLUM, Dr. Colin LeRoy (D.C.) - Colin was taken home to be with his Lord at Cama Woodlands Nursing Home in Burlington, in the early morning hours on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the age of 87.

Dr. Wellum graduated from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto in 1955. He was the founder of the Wellum Chiropractic Clinic, and practiced in Burlington for 43 years, from 1955-1998. Dr. Wellum was also a charter member of Trinity Baptist Church in Burlington, where he has been involved since 1972.

He was the faithful and loving husband of Joan Connell Wellum (nee Mills) to whom he was happily married for 63 years. Cherished father of Rev. Kirk Wellum (Debbie) of Ancaster, Dr. Colin Wellum Jr. (Margaret) of Burlington, Jonathan Wellum (Heidi) of Campbellville, Dr. Stephen Wellum (Karen) of Louisville, Kentucky, and the late Christina Wellum.


Worthington BillWORTHINGTON, William 'Bill' - Passed away peacefully in his home on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the age of 70.

Survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Jane (nee Napier). Cherished father to Paul (Amanda), and Will (Melissa), both of Alberta. Proud grandfather to Calin, and Ava Lee.

Bill will be missed by his in-laws Dawn (Jim), Lisa (Ron), mother-in-law Betty (the late Donald), several nieces, and extended family and friends.


Gill RosieGILL, Rosie - (February 14, 1933 - October 10, 2017) -

Rosie passed peacefully on October 10, 2017.