De Melo AideDe MELO, Aida - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Mother, Aida de Melo, Monday, May 14, 2018 at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital at the age of 76.

Beloved wife of Paulo, loving mother of Rui, Rose and Paula, proud grandmother of Cody, Cassandra, Malcolm and Graeme.

Ramos CresencioRAMOS, Cresencio Pagador - Passed away peacefully at McCall Centre, Etobicoke on Monday May 14, 2018 at the age of 88.

Cresencio was predeceased by his parents Eulalia Pagador and Ariston Ramos.

Beloved husband of Lucia Ramos. Loving father of Auralia (the late Rodolfo dela cruz, Menesia Patawaran (Ernie Patawaran) and Roger Ramos (Leonila).

CUNNINGHAM, Glynis Joan - Glynis Joan Cunningham, 64, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 14th, 2018 at Ian Anderson House.

Glynis was the dear daughter of the late Frederick and Barbara Cunningham, the beloved mother of Lianne Cunningham (Scott), and loving sister of Graham (Dord) of Kincardin, Colin of Oakville, Chris (Vera) of Ancaster, Gail (Leon) of Cape Town, and her late brother Eric (Wanda) of Newmarket.

Dowson MichaelDOWSON, Michael - Peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at the age of 69.

Beloved husband of Geneieve Dowson.

Loving father of Kimberly and Karen and step father of Julia and Michael. Cherished grandfather of Kiara, Patrick, Mya, Jensen, Liam and Ethan.

Michael was predeceased by his step son Dominic Caslin.

Turchet PaoloTURCHET, Paolo  - Peacefully, surrounded by family on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at The Waterford Nursing Home at the age of 84.

Devoted husband of the late Gilberta.

Loving father of Ron (Georgina) and Andrew (Elise). Dear Nonno of Angela, Bianca, Jack and Sam.

Survived by his brother Benvenuto in Italy.

Knee AnneKNEE, Nadia 'Anne' - Peacefully, on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at the Georgetown Hospital. Anne, in her 73rd year.

Beloved wife of Brian Knee for 33 years. Loving mother of David, Drew and the late Jonathon. Proud grandmother of Beau, Blake, David Jr. and Courtney.

Dear sister of Tim (Bonnie), Dan (Betty) and Patrick. Anne will be fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews.

Sicard RejSICARD, Joseph Rejean 'Rej' - Rej was born on Mother's Day 1959, and passed back into his mother's loving arms on Mother's Day, (May 13) 2018, aged 59.

Survived by his soulmate and partner Sharon, his adored sister Rhea, brother-in-law Al and their family, and our beloved pooches Rejjie, Rosie, and Lira, and our kits Marcus and June.

Also survived by 7 brothers and 9 sisters. Predeceased by his parents Rheal and Elda, and brothers Robert and Denis.

Thurygill EdTHURYGILL, Edgar William 'Ed' - (November 25, 1938 - May 13, 2018) - 

Ed was born in the seaside town of Margate, Kent, England in 1937.

He served in the Royal Air Force during the 1950's, and eventually went on to become a Professional Engineer. As such, Ed spent many years in the aircraft industry, working for British Aircraft Corporation (British Aerospace) primarily on the design of the Concorde.

Upon emigrating with his family to Canada in the early 1970's, Ed worked for de Havilland Canada on the Dash 7. He eventually moved to Ontario Hydro (OPG) where he worked for many years in the Nuclear Generation Division.

Downing RichardDOWNING, Richard 'Rick' Owen  - August 1, 1953 – May 13, 2018

Peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones.

Rick passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2018 in his 65th year.

Beloved husband and best friend to Nancy (nee Lear) for 41 years.

He will be forever missed by his adoring children, Matt (Nancy Howser) and Laura (Brent Scott).

Forsyth EdFORSYTH, Edgar - Suddenly on May 13, 2018 at the age of 87. Ed passed away at home surrounded by his family.

Predeceased by his loving wife Sheila. Beloved father of Susan (Andre) and Karen.

Cherished grandfather of Devon, Brendon, Matthew and Samuel. Survived by his loving sister Jean and many nieces and nephews.

Rector NoraRECTOR, Nora Lillian (nee Turpin) - Passed away at her home in Burlington, on Sunday May 13, 2018 at the age of 86.

Loving mother of Ray (Rose), David, Lucy Jarvis (Ken), Jim (Sandi), Arden (Carolyn), Edith Bilsky (Stan), and Lori Cunningham.

Midgley DennisMIDGLEY, Dennis Anthony - With deep and heavy sadness Dennis Anthony Midgley, 87, passed away unexpectedly and peacefully on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at Joseph Brant Hospital surrounded by family.

Dennis is survived by his wife Marina of 63 years, daughters Sharon Midgley (Peter Bauer), Wendy (Steven) Ackerman, Anita (Charlie) Cook, son Keith, and grandchildren Kevin and Julia Bauer, Ethan and Mason Ackerman and Taylor Cook.

Dennis was an extremely caring and loving husband, father, and grandfather.

Greville HelenGREVILLE, Helen Aileen (Cox) - Passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at the age of 91.

Loving mother of Dawn Greville and Vikki Harper (Kelly). Proud grandmother of Michael (Larissa), Alyssa (Mike), Reilly and Quinn. Great-grandmother of Katrina and Jenna.

Dear sister of the late Don (Mary), late Gerry (late Lois), late Joyce (late Lionel), Louise (late Jack) and Mary (late Ted).

SUTHERS, Elizabeth Patricia 'Betty' (nee Tierne) - Peacefully at Maple Villa on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at the age of 91.

Predeceased by her husband Roy Suthers -2015.

Loving mother of Susanne (Terry), the late Michael - 2010 (Ann), Christine, Roy (Kim), Linda (Derrick), Theresa and Patricia (Rob). Cherished grandmother and great-grandmother.

Sister of Margaret, William, Terry, David and Raymond.

Bidini MarinoBIDINI, Marino - (February 20, 1924 – May 12, 2018) - It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our beloved father Marino Bidini.

He will be greatly missed by his 3 children – Lisa (Derek), Sandra (Keith), and Paul (Lee). He was forever proud of his 2 granddaughters -Christina (Andrew) and Sarah. He will be always remembered as “great papa” by his great-grandchildren – Tristan, McKenna, and Elizabeth.

Lourenco MariaLOURENCO, Maria da Penha - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Maria da Penha Lourenco on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at the Milton District Hospital at the age of 71.

Beloved wife of Carlos for 47 years.

Loving and caring mother of Allen (Lindsay). Adored and treasured Avó of Nathan and Nolan.

Tang YauTANG, Yau Yee - Passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at the age of 92.

Beloved husband of the late Fong Fung. Cherished father to Georgina (Leo) Loh, Alice (Louis) Tsai, Angel (CK) Man, Amy (Peter) Poon, and Betty (David) Wong.

Dewar DoraDEWAR, Dora (nee Beecher) - Passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital on Friday, May 11, 2018 at the age of 91.

Loving mother to John Watson.

Beloved partner of Alex Weir. Step mom to Glenn Weir and Susan Williams. Cherished step grandmother to Caroline and Erin.

Dora will also be missed by her extended family, siblings, neighbours and friends.

Last ChrisLAST, Christopher John 'Chris' - Suddenly on Friday, May 11, 2018, Christopher John Last, 56, of Hamilton, ON.

He was born February 8, 1962. After moving to Oakville in 1964, Chris attended Maplegrove and then Oakville Trafalgar High School, where he competed in badminton and excelled in art, leading to a long career in interior design and sales.

His love and passion for art was undeniable and it translated to the life he led and the spaces he designed. He also enjoyed years of playing badminton and tennis at the Oakville Club.

Chris’s greatest love was for his daughter Kate who he proudly walked down the aisle last year to marry Mark Allwood.

Meilleur LollyMEILLEUR, Leona 'Lolly' - On Thursday May 10, 2018 at Credit Valley Hospital following a hard fought battle with cancer.

After 50 years together, Leona married her beloved husband, David Hilts, just two weeks before her passing.

Mother of Dan (Sharon), Lisa (Paul) and Mary Ann (John).  Grandmother to Amber, Jake, Michael, Mason, Cameron, Travis, and great grandchildren Aurora, Jason and Mackenzie.

White JudithWHITE, Judith Margaret (nee Chapman) - After a wonderful life, in her 81st year, Judy passed on May 10, 2018 at St. Joseph's Hospital.

Beloved Wife of the late David Alan White. Loving mother of Chris (Amy), Margo Brown (Tim), Judy Spears (Jamie) and Dave (Teodora).

Hansen RalphHANSEN, Ralph Dewolf - Ralph passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.

Beloved husband of the late Dorothy. Dear father of Karen and her husband Ken Denyer.

Predeceased by his brother Ronald. Will be sadly missed by his sister-in-law Donna Hansen.

Gniazdz HelenaGNIAZDZ, Helena - (January 15, 1943 - May 10, 2018) - (Life-Long Loving Homemaker) -

Despite enduring a courageous battle, she passed away from complications of breast cancer at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital in Oakville in her 75th year.

She emigrated from Poland in 1963, and while here, she met and was courted by the love of her life. She was a beloved wife to Jan for 44 wonderful years, mother to daughters Susan (husband, Sarang) and Teresa (husband, Steven).

Noel RuthNOËL, Ruth Mary - (1930 - 2018) - Ruth Mary Noël passed peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Del Manor Glen Abbey. 

Ruth was born in Ottawa in 1930.  She worked in offices at various schools within the Peel and Halton school boards and had a very successful second career in real estate.

SMITH, Michael James  - Michael passed away peacefully with family by his side on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, one month prior to his 75th birthday.

He will be missed by his wife Jo Anne Hinds, his children and grandchildren here in Ontario and in England.

Mulrooney DianeMULROONEY, Diane Elaine (nee Mattina) - Passed away peacefully at The Brant Centre in Burlington on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at the age of 73.

Loving and devoted wife of Phil Mulrooney for 50 years.

Cherished mother of Shannon Mulrooney (John MacDonald) and Chris Mulrooney (Melissa). Proud grandmother of James and Carter. Dear sister of the late Bob Mattina (Mary).

Predeceased by her parents James and Ruby Mattina.