SOUJAA, Badr - (June 30, 1926 - September 8, 2017) - Dear friends. It is with heavy heart that we write to you today to inform you of the passing of our beloved Badr Shoujaa, in Toronto, Ontario.
Born in Bchamoun (Lebanon) in 1926, Badr made Canada her home with her late husband (Mouayad Shoujaa) and family. She loved her community and her family and she always lit up the room with her smile, sense of humour and laughter.
THEODORATOS, Angie - Passed away peacefully on Friday, September 8, 2017 at St. Andrew’s Terrace, Cambridge at the age of 93 years.
Predeceased by her beloved husband Michael.
Loving mother of Sophie Watson (Michael Robertson), and Helen (Ron Winn). Proud and devoted Baba of Sean, Alana, Erin, and Devon. Cherished great-Baba of Kaden and Lyla.
FUR, Mary Ilona (nee Kovacs) - (May 1, 1923 – September 8, 2017) - Died peacefully in her sleep on Friday, September 8, 2017, in her 95th year.
Loving and beloved wife of Nick Sr., who predeceased her in 2013. Dear mother of Doug Sr., and Nick Jr. Loving grandmother of Suzanne Day-Fur, and of Doug Jr., and his wife Krista. Loving great-grandmother of Shayne, Bill, and Caroline Day, and of Madden, and Morgan Fur.
Predeceased by her beloved parents Agoston, and Ilona Kovacs, and her beloved late sister Magdalene Sztrimbely, and her late husband Bill.
DUFFY, Susanne Joan (nee Weber) - Passed away peacefully at the Hamilton General Hospital on Friday, September 8, 2017 at the age of 85.
Loving mother of Mary Ellen Hewitson (late David Munn). Cherished grandmother of Tyler (Marley Gourlay-Sturgess), Timothy and Brie Anne, and fondly remembered by their father Trevor Hewitson (Laurie Tweedie).
Dear sister of Marylyn Henwood (late Don) and Rev. James “Jim” Weber (Muriel Jane “MJ”).
BEACOCK, Kathleen Ruth 'Kay' - (1925 - 2017) - It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of Kathleen on Thursday, September 7, 2017.
Beloved wife of the late Keith (2016) for 65 remarkable years, devoted mother to Brian (Aileen), Linda (John), Susan (Mark) and Carol who is already in heaven.
CASWELL, Lillian A. - (Former realtor with Homelife Realty) - Peacefully at home on Thursday September 7, 2017, in her 87th year.
Lillian, loving Mother of Douglas (Patricia), and Ronald (Darinka). Dear Gram of 6 Grandchildren and 10 Great Grandchildren. Survived by many Nieces and Nephews.
Special thanks to the staff of both Hamilton General and Juravinski Hosptals.
WINTJES, Marinus Eduard 'Edward' - Passed peacefully on Thursday, September 7, 2017, at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto. Edward, in his 85th year.
Beloved husband of Connie for 56 years. Loving father of Jasper (Trudi), Albert (Susan) and Chantel (Paul) Ravensdale. Wonderful Opa of Matthew (Sydne), Dillon (Kailey), Jacob and Michaela. Born in 1932 in The Netherlands,
Marinus and his lifelong love, Connie, came to Canada in 1967 where he worked for AECL until his retirement.
BRITTON, John King - (December 16, 1927 - September 7, 2017) - Peacefully on Thursday September 7th, 2017 at the Bennett Health Care Centre, Georgetown.
John, husband of the late Isabelle. Loving father of Judy (Abbie) Larocque, Barb (Ben) Benford, Tom (Shelley) and the late Sue.
Loved grandfather of Michael, Chris, Jason, Stacey and the late Alan. Great-grandfather of 8 grandchildren.
LeDREW, Marie-Therese Mathilda 'Tilly' - Passed away, after a courageous battle with cancer, at The Carpenter Hospice Burlington, on September 7, 2017, at the age of 69.
Beloved Wife of Roger. Loving Mother to Bart (Amanda). Cherished Oma to Kieran. Tilly will be sorely missed by her siblings and family in The Netherlands; Brother Ko (Mieke) Rijnen, and Sister Gonnie (Harrie) van Eeuwijk.
Much loved Aunt to Caroline (Peter), Leonique (Rob), Great Aunt to Sarah & Lenne and Mart & Sten.
QUINN, Carol Ann (nee Widdicombe) - Unexpectedly passed away at her home in Burlington, on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at the age of 75.
Beloved and devoted wife of Brian for 54 years.
Loving mother of Brad and his wife Sandra. Cherished Grandma of Meghan.
Dear sister of Donna Seabrooke and her husband Bob and sister-in-law of Michael Quinn and his wife Nancy.
BROOKS, Barbara (Galway) - After a year long battle with cancer, Barb in her 65th year succumbed to her illness on September 6, 2017 at Georgetown Hospital with her family by her side.
Predeceased by her husband Richard Brooks of Oakville and her parents, Agnes and Andrew Galway of Bell Island N.L.
Leaving to mourn are her daughter Hollie (John) Brooks of Ottawa, brother Rivlyn (Stella) Galway of Gander N.L., sister Roslyn (Paul) Murphy of Georgetown and sister in law Kim (Paul) Peebles of Melancthon.
McCAUL, Redvers 'Red' John - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Redvers 'Red' John McCaul, 70, on Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 peacefully at home.
Redvers was born on August 17th, 1947 in Digby, Nova Scotia and moved to Ontario in 1972.
He leaves his wife of almost 45 years, Kimberley (Kim) McCaul, his children, Keri (Jeff), Andie (Chris), Sean (Christy) and Tara (Paul).
Cherished Grandpa (Grumpy) of Isabella, Cole, Kaitlyn and Cameron, Maddie, Allie, Hunter and Sonya.
WILLIS, Caroline Mary - Peacefully on Tuesday September 5th, 2017 at Extendicare Halton Hills. Caroline, in her 84th year.
Wife of the late David Willis. Loving mother of Claude (Liz), Wayne (Sheila), Richard (April) and the late Neil and mother-in-law of Sigie.
Devoted Grams of Amy (Lee), Laura (Oliver), Kim, Ashley, Konrad, Jason, Tyler, Kevin and Jessica. Great grandmother of Willem, Rose, Elle, Nash and Hannah.
Predeceased by her sister Audrey and by her brother Sam.
JOHNSON, Sharon - After a long, heroic battle with cancer, Sharon peacefully passed away on Sept. 5, with her loving family surrounding her.
She was the beloved wife of Henry, who fought beside her throughout this difficult time, and proud mother of Sean. In her final weeks she was able to spend quality time with her daughter-in-law Ashley, and her beautiful newborn granddaughter, Scarlett Rose.
She will be missed by her dear brother Rob, (Martha), and nephew, “second son”, Robbie (Maria), and their baby Maxwell.
RAVINDRAN, Ranju - (1977 - 2017) - Ranju passed away peacefully on Tuesday September 5, 2017.
Ranju is survived by her husband Shibu Pillai, daughter Darsha Pillai, son Sajay Pillai, mother Asha Ravindran, and brother Jayakrishna Nair.
CAWOOD, Helen - Peacefully on Tuesday September 5th, 2017 at the Georgetown Hospital.
Helen, in her 91st year, beloved companion of the late Herbert Ennis.
Loving mother of Marty and Pauline Cawood and Wayne Cawood (Eleanor Meier).
Grandma of Kelly and her husband Daniel Poirier and Michelle and her husband Phil Simoes and great-grandma of Kailyn, Gabriella and Owen.
MORRA, Jessie Altobelli - 74, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.
Jessie was born on October 8, 1942 in San Vito Chietino, Abruzzi, Italy.
She moved to Argentina at the age of 7, and to Canada at the age of 18. She spoke Italian, Spanish, and English fluently.
After completing her high school diploma in Ontario, Jessie went on to work at CIBC at St. Clair and Vaughan for several years where she met her future husband, Anthony Morra.
JOHNSON, June Helena - Peacefully on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 in her 87th year at the Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.
FANNING, Barbara Dawn - (September 8, 1954 - September 5, 2017) - Peacefully at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital at the age of 62.
Loving daughter of Lois Fanning and the late Robert Fanning. Predeceased by her brother Craig Fanning.
Barbara was a resident of The Kensington in Oakville. She excelled in learning, receiving her Bachelor of Science degree from McGill University, Master of Science degree from the University of Alberta and Master of Business Administration degree from Queen’s University.
STEENHORST, Wilhelmina Theodora (neé de Vries) - (1923 - 2017) - Peacefully at Billings Court Manor, on September 4, 2017 with her family by her side.
Predeceased by her husband Bert and daughter Dina Penning (Bruce). Remembered with love by her children Ed (Vicki), Ben, Ellen Alexander (Todd).
Proud grandmother of Cassandra, Emma, Gwen, Katherine. Great-grandmother to Ben, Jacob, Cole, Sarah.
FLETT, Elizabeth Ann - (1938 - 2017) - Surrounded by her loving family at Carpenter Hospice on September 4, 2017.
Devoted wife to Douglas; loving mother of Stephanie Cochrane (Paul Kocsis) and David Peters; proud Grandma of Rachel Cochrane. She will be dearly missed by her brother Paul Kompass (Kathie) and nephews Michael, Stephen, Philip and Matthew.
Predeceased by her daughter Alison Peters (1967) and parents Hazel (neé Summers) and Alan Kompass. Dearly missed by her longtime friends Jackie Reid, Dorothy Moore and Ruth Farnham.
HENDRY, Ronald Allan - After a lengthy battle on Monday September 4th, 2017 at his home in Georgetown. Ron, in his 69th year.
Beloved husband of Dayle.
Loved father of David (Christine), Patti (Jeff), Kip, Judi (Joel), Janice (Steve) and Stephen. Proud grandfather of Lily, Cathy, Spencer, Avery, Joey, Evelyn, Violet and Alice.
WALKER, Christopher Frederick - Peacefully, in his 98th year, on Monday September 4th, 2017.
Born December 26th, 1919 in Herne Bay, Kent, England.
Beloved husband of Maureen for 70 years. Dear father of Philip and his wife Heather and the late Geoffrey Walker. Proud grandfather of David and his wife Britta, Chris and Sarah and her husband Ryan. Great-poppa of Nathan, Lauren, Sebastian, Macy and Walker.
GASKILL, Elizabeth - Peacefully on Monday September 4th, 2017 at the Bennett Health Care Centre, Georgetown. Elizabeth, in her 83rd year.
Wife of the late George Gaskill. Loving mother of Sue, Lynda (Pierre), Georgi (Rivy) and the late Delia.
Proud grandmother of Eric, Ryan, Maeghan, Geordon, Rory, Rowan, Riley, Haydn, Tanner, Griffin and Chloe. Great-grandmother of Dakota, Jessie, Hudson, Patrick and Adeline.
Dear sister of Frances. Predeceased by her sisters Christina and Kathleen.
BARRETT, Helen Louise (Phillips) - Age 92, passed away on Monday, September 4, 2017 at the Evergreen Retirement Community in Mississauga.
A truly beloved mother, sister, aunt, and grandmother, she married Eric John Barrett in 1950, and remaining joyfully wed for the next 48 years.
Preceded in death by her husband, she is survived by daughter Gillian May, four sons Peter John, Bruce, Michael William, and Ian Frederick, and three grandsons: Alex John, Glenn Nicholas, and Jason Adam.