Roccasalva SalvatoreROCCASALVA, Salvatore 'Sam' - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Salvatore on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 77.

Loving husband of Giulia for 49 years. Cherished father of Domenic (Julie) and Maurizio. Proud grandfather of Anthony and Alessio.

Laidlaw RoyLAIDLAW, Roy Giffen - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at the Georgetown Hospital in his 85th year.

Roy is the beloved husband of Lenore (nee Dobson) for 66 years, the loving father of Cliff (Debbie), Julie (Andy), Lynn (Steve) and Grant (Debbie), cherished grandfather of 11 grandchildren, and great-grandfather of 7.

Dear brother of Ralph (Glenda) and the late Lloyd (Ella, sister-in-law Mary). 

McEachern EthelMcEACHERN, Ethel May Florence - Peacefully on Wednesday April 11th, 2018 at the Georgetown Hospital, in her 96th year.

Ethel, loved wife of the late Elmer McEachern. Loving mother of Bill and his wife Karen, Bruce and his wife Theresa and Bob McEachern.

Proud grandmother of Julie Edwards (Kyle), David McEachern, Lisa Canning (Evan) and Bryan McEachern (Michelle). Great-grandmother of Jacob, Ethen, Travis, Hayden, Alexis, Ryan and Joshua.

BAILEY, Robert Calvin - Peacefully at Milton District Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday April 11, 2018 at the age of 59.

Dear son of Elizabeth and the late Ed Bailey.  Father of Shaezlynn and grandfather of Haylee.

He is also survived by brothers Fred (Julie), Tim (Natalie) and sister Dianne (Annders).

CLIFFE, Jean Roberta (Gerrand) - Passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at the age of 77.

Beloved wife of William Cliffe. Loving mother of Robert Cliffe (Geraldine) and Kenneth Cliffe (Regina).

Douglas DeborahDOUGLAS, Deborah Anne (nee Ross) - Passed away at Billings Court Manor, Burlington on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at the age of 65.

Loving wife of Gregory Douglas. Cherished daughter of Barbara Ross and the late Douglas Ross.

Deborah is survived by her siblings Stephen Ross (Janet), Melanie Ross (Tom Pearson) and Susan Morgan (Paul). She will be dearly missed by all whose lives she touched.

Colacci TonyCOLACCI, Antonio 'Tony' - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital in his 90th year.

Tony, beloved wife of June for 66 years. Loving father of Josie (John), Anthony (Maggie), Paul (Jan), Ann, and Vicky (Sebastian).

Cherished grandfather of 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Tony will be dearly missed by his sisters Mary and Carmela and by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by brothers Frank, Pat, Mike and Johnny.

CUTRARA, Elizabeth Joyce 'Bette' - (1948 - 2018) - Passed away peacefully at her home in Burlington on Tuesday, April 10, 2018.

Beloved wife of Vincent.

Cherished mother of Kathleen and Chris. 

Ford JohnFORD, John Peter Hamiton, QC - (April 15, 1934 - April 10, 2018) - “Until next time.” True to one of his favourite sentiments, John passed away peacefully surrounded by his family.

Devoted and beloved husband of Yvonne, and much loved father of Jill (Mike) Menard, Susan (Bevis) Bullock, and Jennifer (Murray) Thomas. John took great pride in his wonderful grandchildren, Kyle and Sean Menard, Charlotte, Brett, Brady, and Shannon Bullock, and Liam and Adam Thomas. John was also a beloved uncle to cherished nieces and nephews.

An accomplished and respected lawyer, John graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School and was called to the Bar in 1960. He pursued his passion for law for 57 years and was awarded the prestigious Queen’s Council designation in 1973. A lifelong Oakville resident, John shared with his family the importance of giving back to others through his involvement in numerous community foundations.

REIMER, Beverley Louise - (May 6, 1927 - April 10, 2018) -

Peacefully at her home in Oakville on Tuesday April 10, 2018.

Shaw MurraySHAW, Murray Bruce - Passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington, on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 in his 88th year.

Beloved husband and best friend of Shirley (nee Bodden) for 63 years. Loving father of Lisa Marranca (Tom) of Burlington and Paul Shaw (Sharon) of Mississauga.

Ritchie BettyRITCHIE, Elizabeth 'Betty' - Passed away on April 10, 2018 at the Village of Tansley Woods in her 93rd year.

Born in Renfrew, Scotland and emigrated to Canada (Oakville) in 1953.

Predeceased by husband James (Jimmy) Ritchie and sister Jean Stock. Dear mother of Jean Donovan (Desmond) and James Ritchie (Anne).

Eaton DarrylEATON, Darryl - (June 3, 1940 - April 9, 2018) -

Darryl Eaton began his career as principal trumpet and trumpet soloist with the Royal Canadian Air Force, first with the Central Band in Ottawa and later with the Air Transport Command Band in Toronto.

He also performed in a similar capacity with the Expo Band at the World’s Fair in Montreal in 1967, and he later toured with the National Ballet of Canada, The Royal Winnipeg Ballet, the big bands of Buddy Rich, Stan Kenton, and Canadian jazz icon Phil Nimmons.

He was a successful freelance musician in Toronto where he performed with Ella Fitzgerald, Tony Bennett, Bob Hope, Smokey Robinson, The Beach Boys, Paul Anka, The Supremes, and many others.

Muise VincentMUISE, Vincent Joseph - Passed away peacefully on Monday April 9, 2018 at the Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto after his courageous battle with cancer, in his 59th year.

Vincent, beloved husband of Carol for 33 years. Loving father of Ryan and his fiancé Veronica.

Loved son of Sarah Muise and the late Gordon Muise. Dear brother of Danny (Wanda), Walter (Amber), Trish (Ken), Gerard (Patricia), Marlene (Rick), Melinda (Kenny), Rose (Roger), John (Vanessa), Mary (Dale) and the late brother Clayton.

Fisher AzolynFISHER, Azolyn Gregory - Peacefully on Monday April 9th, 2018 at Allendale, Milton. Azolyn, in her 96th year.

Wife of the late R. Gordon Fisher.

Loving mother of Robert (Jean), Paul (Patricia), John (Diane) and Elizabeth (John). Loving grandmother of Janis (Seanagh), Andrew (Shirley), Robert (Devjani), Jeremy (Ronda), Jonathan (Olivia), Michael, Megan (Jason) and Jim. Great-grandma to Alexis, Liv, Wesley and Elliott.

Azolyn was an elementary school teacher throughout Halton and one of the first women principals in Halton County.  Azolyn particularly enjoyed her time as principal at George Kennedy Public School in Georgetown and at Brookville Public School.

WOOD, James 'Jim' - Jim Wood, of Mississauga, previously Grimsby, passed away at Sheridan Villa on Monday, April 9, 2018 at the age of 92.

Beloved Husband of Jean Wood (nee Andrews). Loving father of Anne Green (Harry) and Jim Wood (Pat).

Cherished grandfather of Chris (Tara), Blair (Natalie) and Kevin (Andrea) and great grandfather of Kaidence, Carter and Jonathan.

Sherwood DorothySHERWOOD, Dorothy - (September 18, 1928 - April 9, 2018) -

Dorothy Sherwood passed away on April 9, 2018.

Medeiros MariaMEDEIROS, Maria Nivea - Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family on Monday, April 9, 2018 at Brampton Civic Hospital at the age of 72.

Beloved mother of Joe (Maria), Susy (Cameron Sehmrau), Jenny (Mario De Medeiros).

Predeceased by her beloved husband Antonio (2012) and her loving son Tony (2017).

Matos MariaMATOS, Maria Lidia - It’s with sadness we announce the passing of Maria Lidia Matos she passed away courageously with her family by her side on April 9, 2018 at the age of 83.

She was a devoted wife and best friend to Luis Matos for 66 years.

Loving mother of Lidia Maria (Cesar), Lisa (Frank), Manuel (Carmina), Antonieta (Luis).