McLachlin SueMcLACHLIN, Susan - (April 11, 1946 - March 17, 2018) - It is with heavy hearts and great sadness we share the passing of Sue.

Loving mother of Jennifer (Bobby) and Michael (Tammy). She will be greatly missed by her grandchildren, Hunter, Maddie, Emerson, Addy and Sloan, as well as many extended family members.

She is survived by her brother Joseph (Susan) and sister Rose (John) who will miss her dearly.

Valantine RuthVALANTINE, Ruth Isobel - Peacefully on Saturday, March 17 2018, at Georgetown Hospital, in her 95th year.

Beloved wife of the late Charles Valantine (August 20 2016).

Cherished Sister of Millie Timbers and Aunt to Joanne Ware (Tom) and Terry, Carol, Ken, Shirley, Reg. Jr., Brenda, Melville, Debbie, David, Brian, Paul, Leona and Keith.

Dickson BillDICKSON, William Nelson 'Bill' - Peacefully on March 17, 2018 at Caressant Care, Arthur, in his 88th year.

Bill Dickson was the beloved husband of the late Irma Dickson, caring father of Brian Dickson (Carol) and the late Martin Dickson (1996) and adoring grampa of Wesley and Breanne Dickson.

Bill will be remembered by his sister Elizabeth Dodds (Jim), brother Robert Dickson (Mary) and his nieces and nephews.

Blanchard DerekBLANCHARD, Derek - Many battles were fought and won, but the war on cancer was lost. Derek Blanchard, on March 16, 2018, passed away peacefully at home as was his final wish. At only age 33, Derek, a lifetime Miltonian, lost his two year fight with colon cancer.

Derek leaves behind the loves of his life, Laticia Browne and their beautiful four year old daughter, McKinleigh Blanchard.

He is survived by his parents Pat and Larry Blanchard, his sisters Jaimee (Dan) Blanchard and Samantha Blanchard as well as his nephews Kayden and Grayson.

Short GeorgeSHORT, George William - A WW II Veteran passed peacefully on March 16, 2018 at Caressant Care, Arthur, in his 100th year.

George was the devoted husband of Florence Short, loving father of Daryle (Gloria), Judy (Henry) and the late Roy (1986). George will be sadly missed by his grandsons Brandon (Ashley) and Darren and great-grandsons Brody and Avery.

George was predeceased by his wife Emily (1970). 

Strohl AlbertSTROHL, Albert - (aka Albert the plumber) - Sadly surrounded by his family at the Credit Valley Hospital at the age of 77 on Friday, March 16, 2018.

Beloved wife of  Hannelore for 52 years.  Loving father of Peter (Andrea) and Jennifer (Jonathan).  Proud Opa of Nicholas, Emily, Jody-Anne and Jenson.

Loving brother of Elfride. Albert will also be missed  by his sister and brother in law, niece, nephews, cousins, family and friends.

Bolton JessieBOLTON, Jessie - Passed away peacefully on Friday, March 16th, 2018 at Allendale Long Term Care Facility in Milton, at the age of 93.

Predeceased by husband Chapple and brother Bob.

Sadly missed and forever loved by her daughter Jan (Doug), son Steve (Erika), grandchildren Troy, Scott (Robyn), Heather (Kevin) and Raymond. Specially loved by great grandchildren Davis, Jonas, Jayden, Mya and Nathan.

DOYLE, Monica Rose (nee Pasquett) - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, March 16, 2018 at St. Peter’s Hospital in Hamilton at the age of 93.

Loving wife of James for 66 years. Devoted mother to Annette (Frank), Colleen (the late Joe), Judy (Jack), James (the late Sonie), Brenda (Jeff) and Phil (Beth).

Nevins MaryNEVINS, Mary (nee Contini) - (January 19, 1924 - March 16, 2018) - Passed away peacefully at the Waterford Long Term Care in her 95th year.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Melvin, son Gregory and brother John Contini. Loving mother to John (Betty), the late Gregory (Barbara), Melvin (Angie) and Daniel.

Much loved Grandmother to Gregory (Jennifer), Kevin (Paula), Natalie, James, Michael (Ashley), Monica (Anthony), Mitchell (Kathryn), Mallory and Kyle. Cherished Great-Grandmother to Morgan, Claire, Kennedy, Leah, Noah, Olivia, Ryley, Jasper and Sebastian.

Crocker DorothyCROCKER, Margaret Dorothy 'Dodo' (nee Morris) - Peacefully in Milton, surrounded by her loving family, on Friday March 16, 2018 in her 95th year.

Dear wife of 48 years of the late Rev. Douglas L. Crocker.  Loving mother of David (Helen), Diane (Norm Bailey), Rev. Doug (Ann), Debbie Coulombe (Rick) and Doreen.

Proud grandmother of Cara Crocker, Ben and Colin Bailey, Drew, Paul, Jill and Tristan Crocker, Brendan, Taylor, Marc and Courtney Coulombe, Hollie and Austin Marshall and great grandmother of Madeleine, Avery, Lilly and Ella.

Tremblay RosenaTREMBLAY, Rosena - (August 11, 1929 – March 16, 208) - It’s with sadness, we announce the passing of Rosena Tremblay, a New Waterford girl born to Jack and Rose White in a large home that sat atop a cliff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.

She was the youngest of 11 - Martin, Mabel, Beatrice, Eva, Josephine, Hector, Paul, George, Lawrence and Earl, all predeceased her.

She is mourned by her two devoted sons, John Lenord and Lorne Jerome and one stepson, Larry Tremblay and by her daughter-in-law, Ene-Mai, her three grandchildren, Eva-Mai, Leea and Kristjan and by her three great grandchildren, Declan John, Hudson James and Avery Rose.

She was also predeceased by three husbands, John Fortune, Lawrence Tremblay and Robert Emo.

Noble GeriNOBLE, Geri (Geraldine) May - Peacefully at home on March 16, 2018, surrounded by her family, Geri (Geraldine) May Noble.

Daughter of the late May and Ernest Smith. Beloved mother of Jacki Noble-Loncke and Lori Lloyd (Eric), cherished grandmother of Christopher and Julia Loncke and Kyle (Lisa) and Cody (Jamie) Lloyd.

Survived by sister Joan Marshman and brother Robert Smith (Wendy), nephews Chad (Tara) and Quinn (Kristy) Smith, niece Beth Marshman, great-grandchildren and great-nephews and nieces.

A former resident of Brantford and late of Kingston, ON, Geri retired after a 22-year career with Correctional Services Canada.

Salter JohnSALTER, John - Peacefully on Friday March 16, 2018 at the Georgetown Hospital, in his 77th year.

John, loved brother of Shirley and Brenda.  Dear uncle of Jennifer, Doug and Joe.  Great uncle of Kira, Jessica, Brianna, Mason and Isabella.  Great great uncle of Mika.

Burke CharlesBURKE, Charles - (1924 - 2018) - Passed away at the Milton District Hospital on Thursday, March 15, 2018.

Charles Burke, beloved husband of Margaret. Loving father of David (Diane) and Elizabeth (Alan).

Sadly missed by his grandchildren Kristy (Rob), Nikki (Robert), Heidi (Dave), Dean (Ciara) and great grandchildren Mia and Gracie.

Toccalino LouieTOCCALINO, Louie - It is with great sadness that the family of Louie Toccalino announces his sudden passing at home on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at the age of 80.

Dear father of Brenda and Bobby. Much loved brother of Carlo of Milton, John of Nepean and predeceased by Dina of Hamilton.

Mills AnneMILLS, Anne (Shutt) - (1930 - 2018) - Peacefully, on March 15, 2018, in her 88th year, Anne Mills (nee Shutt) at Carpenter Hospice in Burlington, Ontario.

Loving wife of the late Anthony, Anne was the much beloved mother of Christine (Matt), Lesley, John and Robert (Michelle), and adoring Nana to Alexander (Jessica), Lucas, Samuel, Nathan, Dale, Cleo, Desmond, Abbey, Sadie and Odin, and doting “Nana the Great” to Graham.

Born in Hamilton, Anne lived in Hamilton, Burlington and Waterdown, Ontario and was a legal secretary for much of her working life.

Hayward NormanHAYWARD, Norman - It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Norm Hayward on Thursday, March 15th, 2018 at his home in Mississauga at the age of 56.

Beloved husband of Cathy Hayward for 26 years. Loving father of Amber Hayward (Michael Goldsworthy) and Jeremy Hayward. Adored by the family dog Hayley.

Treasured son of Eleanor Thompson, son-in- law of Margaret McCavitt. Cherished brother of Susan (Don) Hayward-Koehler, Thomas (Lisa) Hayward and James (Leila) Thompson.

EDGE, May (DAXON)  - July 7, 1919 - March 15, 2018   Passed away peacefully at Allendale Long Term Care.

Predeceased by her loving husband Harry (2013), her brothers: Harry, Jim, Bill and John, her sisters: Esther, Anne, Grace, Eileen, and Marion, brother-in-law Raymond and sister-in-law Phyllis Edge.

Kenney VinceKENNEY, Vincent 'Vince' - (1927 - 2018) - After a long full life Vince Kenney has told his last joke having passed on to eternal life on March 14, 2018.

He’s reunited with his loving wife Anne of 52 years.

Loving father of Joanne (Brian) Powell, Sean (Sue), Jennifer (Paul) Dowsett, Blythe (Adriano) Carota. Devoted Grandpa of Daniel, Brianne, Mack, Noah, Madie, Aidan, Jake, Vanessa, Marisol and Aubrey.