Thomson DougTHOMSON, Douglas Francis 'Doug' - After a very brief battle with cancer Doug passed away at The Carpenter Hospice, Burlington on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at the age of 57.

Beloved husband of Alice (nee Colvin) for 31 years. Loving father of Tiffany and Tim.

Much loved son of Douglas Sr. and the late Betty (2015) and son-in-law of Rosella Colvin and the late Gerald. Dear brother of Dave (Margo), Donald (Valerie) and Debbie (Steve Chipchase).


Graham MichaelGRAHAM, Michael John Anthony - Peacefully on Wednesday November 29, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Health Care Centre, Guelph, at the age of 70.

Michael was the beloved husband of Linda Graham for 27 years, loving father of Yvonne Anyon (Trevor), Janice MacGowen (Jim), Terri Roux (Ken) and Jeff Roux (Erin).

Adoring grandpa pf Randy, Jessica, Michael, Shane, Ryan, Charlotte and Lola and great-grandpa of 2 great-grandchildren.


Parker ChuckPARKER, Charles Frederick 'Chuck' - Our greatest loss is heaven’s greatest gain. On November 29th, 2017, Chuck was finally reunited with his wonderful wife Doreen.

He was the luckiest man, and the most wonderful loving Dad, who will be sorely missed by his children Shelley Leahy and Sam Parker, and his favorite cousin Yvonne Paul (David). He was smiling and joking right to the end.

Chuck enjoyed many years in real estate, and also enjoyed teaching the ‘next generation’ at Sheridan College. He was also an avid golfer and member of the Oakville Golf Club for over 25 years.


Smith JeanSMITH, Jean Walcot - Born on April 4, 1939, Jean died peacefully on Wednesday November 29th, 2017 at The Credit Valley Hospital.

Jean is survived by her dear husband, Doug Smith and daughters Karenanne Di Filippo (Mike), Tricia Mills (Paul) and Sister Joan Chong.

Jean has four caring grandchildren; Joseph, Reilly, Chelsea and Jackson and one great grandchild Carlos.


Farkas MaryFARKAS, Mary Cecilia Violet (nee Zajak) - It is with deep sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Mary after her struggle with Alzheimer's disease. She was surrounded by family with love on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at the Bennett Health Care Centre, Georgetown, in her 88th year.

Survived and truly missed by her beloved and devoted husband Paul of 63 years.

Loving mother of Linda Davis, Victor (Shelagh Fitzpatrick) Farkas, Donald (Nancy) Farkas and Peter (Angela) Farkas, Cherished grandmother of Alex, Alyssa, Leanne, Tori, Taylor and Andrea.


HICKEY, Elizabeth Agnes 'Betty' (Macdonell) - Passed away peacefully at The Brant Centre on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at the age of 100.

Beloved wife of the late Lloyd Hickey (2007).

Loving mother of Jo-Anne Lanktree (Randy). Proud grandmother of Michael (Alex) and Christopher. She will also be missed by her many nieces and nephews.


Reid BillREID, William 'Bill' - Passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital, on November 29, 2017, at the age of 91.

Dear husband of the late Lena.

Loving father of Johnny (Norma), Michael (Debra) and Trish (Tim). Grandfather (Poppy) to Jason (Simone), James (Christy), Diana, Kristin (JP), Matthew (Violetta), Daniel and Ashley. Great-grandfather to Zehavah, Nasir, Olivia, Maelle, Broderick, and Brantley.


Di Persio VincentDi PERSIO, Vincent - Peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Thursday, November 29, 2017 at the Oakville Trafalgar Medical Hospital. Vincent, in his 84th year.

Beloved husband of Karen for 52 years. Loving father of Steven (Melissa), Christine (Jim), Angela (Tom) and Jason (Lana).

Cherished grandpa of Derek, Justin, Michael, Matthew, Kyle, Kassidy and Kaleb. Dear brother of Elia (Victorio).


FLUKE, Sean Robert - (February 9, 1972 - November 29, 2017) - Peacefully in his sleep on November 29, 2017.

Loving husband of Lorina Globio in Japan. Beloved son of Ron (Joanne).

Remembered with love by his sisters Tasha and Joslyn Francis (Chris Whetstone). Sadly missed by extended family and friends. Predeceased by his mother Paula, grandparents Robert and Ethel Fluke, grandparents Steve and Dorothy Vogl.


MURRAY, James Alexander (Sandy)  - Peacefully passed away on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at the Delmanor, Oakville at the age of 90.

Beloved husband of the late Joan, loving father of Jamie and his wife Sabine and Ian and his wife Sandy.

Cherished Papa to Celine, Hannah, Gillian and Teagan. Great-grandfather to Clara. Loving brother to the late Mary and Duncan.


Murray MargaretMURRAY, Margaret Emma (nee FRASER)  - Of Oakville, passed away peacefully at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, November 29, 2017, in her 92nd year.

Margaret was born July 9, 1925 in Pictou, Nova Scotia, to parents William Fraser and Margaret (nee Harris). Beloved wife of the late William Murray (1979) and predeceased by daughter Margaret (1966), son Robert (1984) and her brother Joe (1941).

Margaret will be deeply missed by her children Glenn, Bruce, Jane and Scott. Nine adored grandchildren Lauren (Andrew Levasseur), Grant, William, Heather, Ted (Nadia), Bryan, Robert, Colin and Jocelyn.

Three great-grandchildren Josephine, Pascale and Norah. Son and daughters-in-law Sarah, Holly, John McNamara and Kate.


Vassallo JosephVASSALLO, Joseph Gerard - (June 13, 1955 - November 28, 2017) -

Of Oakville, Ontario. Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday November 28, 2017.

Devoted Husband to Colleen for 39 years. Loving Father of Joseph Jr (Sarah Fox) Katie and Michele (Ken Kapalowski Jr.) Adoring Grandfather to Kayla, Logan, Kennedy and Ellery.


Longley JoyceLONGLEY, Joyce Elizabeth Amy - (1929 - 2017) - It is with great sadness that the family of Joyce Longley announces her passing on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at the age of 88.

Joyce was the cherished wife of the late Derek Longley of Acton.

Loving mother and mother-in-law of Angela (Marcel) Dorie, Kevin (Susan) Longley, Karen McCarthy and Ian Longley (Eva Iacobelli).


Puddington CarmenPUDDINGTON, Carmen (Milne) - Passed away peacefully at Hamilton General Hospital on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at the age of 75.

Beloved wife of the late Elmer Puddington.

Cherished mother of Brian (Courtney), Linda (Dave), Jim (Jeanette) and David (Dana).

Adored grandmother of Ashlyn, Anna, Alex, Ryan, Zen, Zoë, Brendan, Richard, Andrew, Josh, Christian, and dear great-grandmother of James.


DAFOE, John Leslie - Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at the age of 85.

Beloved husband of the late Joan (nee Clark).

Loving father of Leslie (Dan Grzelak), Gregory, Lisa and Jeffrey. Cherished grandfather of Matthew Dafoe, Nicholas Uhlig (Olga Perju), Christopher Uhlig and great grandfather of Max Uhlig.


Pierre MichaelPIERRE, Michael Andre 'Mike' 'Mikey' - (November 4, 2000, November 25, 2017) - It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Michael at the tender age of 17.

Much loved son of Paul and Natalie and adored brother of Katie, Mike is survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins who will truly miss him.

Mikey was a student at Corpus Christi High School. He will be sadly missed by his friends, “Da Boyz”, his hockey teammates and his critters.


Putzer MariaPUTZER, Maria Ottilia (nee Etzel) - (October 9, 1923 – November 27, 2017) 

Peacefully on Monday morning at the Milton District Hospital, Maria took her leave with her beloved son, William at her side.

She was predeceased by her husband John on Christmas day 2015. Maria left behind her daughter, Heidi, her son William, her son-in-law Leno Mori and great-grandchildren, Owen and Connor Mori.

Vivacious, talented and beautiful Maria caught John's eye in 1939. They were married February 23, 1952 and sailed for Halifax arriving March 6, 1952. They then boarded the train for Toronto. The following spring, they started John H. Putzer Limited, which went on to specialize in large scale landscape construction projects. Alongside it, M. Putzer Hornby Nursery Ltd. grew quality landscape plants.


Robson DorothyROBSON, Dorothy Florence - Peacefully on Monday November 27th, 2017 at the Georgetown Hospital, in her 90th year.

Dorothy, wife of the late Albert Robson. Loving mother of Keith (Janine), Carolyn (Andy) and the late Tom (Joan). Loved grandmother of Sarah (Chris), Samantha (Drew) and Daniel and great-grandmother of Aria, Tira and Arwyn.

Predeceased by her brothers Lloyd and William Robertson.


Nagy NicholasNAGY, Nicholas - Passed away peacefully at home on Monday, November 27, 2017 in Niagara Falls at the age of 92.

Beloved husband of the late Gladys for 65 years.

Loving father of Tina and predeceased by his son Paul (2010).

Dear father-in-law of Cathy and proud grandfather of Stephanie.