Birkbeck EvaBIRKBECK, Eva Marion (nee PIPER)  - Marion passed away peacefully on March 30, 2018 in Oakville at the age of 93.

Beloved wife of the late Peter (2002).

She is survived by her sons Peter (Audrey) and David (Karen) and will be fondly remembered by grandchildren Elaine, Scott, Tracy and Lori.

Dear sister to Mona (Wilbur), Dorothy (John) and Howard (Lois).

Marshall BobMARSHALL, Bob - Peacefully on Thursday March 29, 2018 at Brampton Civic Hospital in his 64th year after a short battle with prostate cancer.

Beloved dad of Sandra Marshall, son-in-law Radley Jansen and Papa to Hailey. Pre-deceased by son Joey. Loving partner of Debbie Sherwood. Fondly remembered by sister Ellie, brothers Ray (Wendy) and Ron (Deb) and many family and friends.

Will be missed by extended family Kevin, Stacey, Brayden, Brody, Glen, Jaclyn, McKenzie and Kendra.

Laidman JoanLAIDMAN, Joan - Joan passed away in her 94th year, Thursday March 29th, 2018 at The Brant Centre, Burlington Ontario.

Joan was predeceased by her husbands Hilliard 'Red' Laidman (2014) and Ronald Peck (1970) and her daughter Deborah Neville (2009).

Joan is survived by her family, John Peck (Lissa) and Sarah; Margaret Ludkin (Rick), Jeremy and Geoffrey; Richard Laidman (Edith), Brandy and Ryan; Jane Clementino (Carlo), Cole, Reid, Lucas and Idah and two great grandchildren, Olivia and Emily.

Carson ShirleyCARSON, Shirley Eugean 'Jean' (nee Osborne) - (March 17, 1923 - March 29, 2018) - With her family by her side, Jean passed peacefully at Burloak Long Term Care.

Cherished mother to Linda (Brent), Randy (Claudia) and the late Ronnie. Loving Gram to Scott (Melinda), and Jamie (Brendan). Loving Gaga to Candice (Scott) and Chase (Dubi). Great Gramma Jean to Nicholas, Ben, Maggie, Carlee, Chloe and Mia.

Predeceased by her siblings, Audrey Moreau, Raymond Osborne, Ruth Osborne and Betty Timms.

With her late husband John, Jean owned and operated Eastway Red & White on New Street in Burlington.

Pace DorothyPACE, Dorothy Patricia - It’s with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dorothy Patricia Pace after a courageous and dignified battle with Lewy Body Dementia, on March 29, 2018.

Predeceased by her loving husband Gordon in 2016, Dorothy will be greatly missed by her son Kelly (Sonia), daughter Kim (Max), and her four grandchildren; Jonah, Sophie, Erik, and Willy.

Moeschter KarlMOESCHTER, Karl Heinz - (May 30, 1928 - March 28, 2018) - 

It is with sad hearts we announce the passing of Karl Heinz Moeschter, loving husband of Anne, proud father, grandfather and friend to all who knew him.

Karl was born in Germany, and became a citizen of Canada after arriving in the port of Halifax in 1952.

Karl’s passion for discovering the world led him to many destinations, where he developed his skills in photography and languages. His love for horticulture and all things green lured him across Canada to Victoria’s Butchart Gardens and eventually back to Ontario, where he settled in the town of Georgetown. Here he raised a family while contributing his expertise to the beautiful gardens of the Dominion Seed House.

Jeffries MargaretJEFFRIES, Margaret (nee Fox) - This beautiful lady, Margaret Fox Jeffries, Burlington’s finest "Avon lady" and avid Blue Jays fan, passed away at Grey Bruce Health Services in Southampton on March 28, 2018, at the age of 96.

Beloved wife of the late Jack (1997). Loving mother to Gary (Gillian Carmichael) and Nancy Jeffries Dwyer (Terry Dwyer).

Maguire RosalindMAGUIRE, Rosalind Adele (Gilmartin) - (September 30, 1931- March 28, 2018) - Rosalind Adele Maguire (Gilmartin) passed away peacefully at the age of 86 with family by her side.

Rosalind was born on the family farm in Drew, Ontario. She was the second youngest of 8. She shared great memories of growing up with music, and a strong Catholic faith. She was known as the girl who was always laughing. Rosalind did well in school, never missed a day, and enjoyed playing baseball.

During WWII, she joined the Farmerettes and worked in the Niagara Region to produce food for the war effort. Rosalind went on to become a Registered Nurse and trained in Guelph. She loved nursing and was a natural caregiver. She worked at various hospitals in Toronto, and at St. Joe’s in Hamilton. She and her husband Connor eventually settled in Niagara Falls to raise their 4 daughters.

MANNING, Emma Elizabeth (nee Peggy Rust) - Born November 20, 1939, Doncaster, Yorkshire, emigrated to Canada 1962; died March 28, 2018, Oakville, Ontario.

Survived by her husband of 51 years, James, her son David (Linnea) and grandsons William and Spencer.

Also survived by her sister Helen Mettham, London and brother Robert Rust, Doncaster, Yorkshire.

Barth GunterBARTH, Gunter - My Dad was born in Berlin March 19, 1923 and died March 28, 2018 in his 96th year.

Dad grew up in a happy family with two brothers and particularly enjoyed hikes in the woods and days on the beach.  WW II saw him serving on a minesweeper in the North Sea.He much preferred the rum salvaged from a wreck to the regimented life of the military. When his ship was sunk in harbour with all hands aboard, while Dad was picking up orders at the telegraph office ashore, he took that as a sign that maybe he ought to move on.

Arpa DonaldARPA, Donald - (1944 - 2018) - It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce Don’s passing at the Milton District Hospital on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 surrounded by his family.

He will be greatly missed by his wife Marilyn, son Grant, daughter-in-law Sandy and precious grandson Hunter Ayden.

Delong RalphDELONG, Ralph  - Our dear father died peacefully, in his 90th year, on March 28, 2018, at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington, Ontario.

He was predeceased, in 2010, by Bernice, his wife and best friend of nearly 60 years and in 2016 by his son David (Suzy).

Dad was also predeceased by his siblings Muriel and Bert.

CHENG, Che Kin - (November 29, 1924 - March 27, 2018) -

Passed peacefully at the Camilla Care Community in Mississauga at the age of 93 years.  

Odorico VirginiaODORICO, Virginia  - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Virginia on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at St. Peter's Hospital, Hamilton at the age of 79.

Beloved wife of Antonio.

Loving mother of son George and daughter Linda. Nonna of Sabrina and Caitlyn.

Ghassabeh FredGHASSABEH, Fred - (June 28, 1954 - March 27, 2018) -

Passed away on March 27, 2018.

Beloved husband of Rosemary. Dear father of Sheva (David) and Sima.

GRIGOR, Helen - Passed away peacefully on March 27, 2018 in her 100th year.

Loving wife of the late George Grigor. Devoted mother of Don (Susan) and Georgia. Cherished grandma of Lindsay, Laura, Sarah, Jacqueline and Harry and great grandma of Charlotte, James and Jake.