Halton

 

FOERSTER, Gertrud - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our dear Mother, Sister, and Oma. She passed away on Tuesday June 20, 2017 in her 87th year at Post Inn Village.

She will be fondly remembered by her daughters Gabrielle and Karen (Brad), her grandchildren Ian, Sean, and Bailey, her great-grandchildren Jake, Noah and Ruth.

 

Bunting MarthaBUNTING, Martha Jane (nee Reynolds) - (1937 - 2017) -

Martha was born and raised in Orillia, Ontario, the daughter of Norris and Kay Reynolds and passed away peacefully on June 20 2017 in Oakville, Ontario surrounded by her loving family. 

Martha  graduated from The Wellesley School of Nursing in September 1959 where she worked until the birth of her first child.  

With the growth of her children she returned to the work force, retiring in 1999 from a management position at the Sears Oakville store.

 

Ryttel ToloRYTTEL, Alfons 'Tolo' - (November 18, 1916 ~ June 20, 2017) - Recently (November 2016) we had the honour of celebrating with family and friends Tolo’s 100th birthday. It was a joy to have you all with Dad for this special occasion.

Sadly, Alfons Ryttel (Tolo) passed away peacefully on Tuesday June 20, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Health Centre in Toronto. He was 100 ½ years young.

Tolo was predeceased by his wife and life partner Eva (March 2007), children Mary-Anne Ryttel-Reason and Peter Ryttel (Kim) and beloved grandchildren: David Reason, Chrissy Reason-Bjegovich (Rob), Nicole Ryttel, Charlie Ryttel, and great-niece Ania Ryttel.

 

Kongats Walter and MallKONGATS, Mall (Eljas) - (July 28, 1932 - June 20, 2017)
KONGATS, Walter- (April 13 1926 - June 18, 2017) 

Walter and Mall passed away peacefully in their sleep, side by side, at the palliative care unit at Joseph Brant Hospital in Burlington, Ontario.

Married for 65 years they will always be a wonderful and proud mother and grandmother, father and grandfather to son Alar, daughter-in-law Theresa, son Indrek, daughter-in-law Tracey, grandchildren Indre, Juri, Krystyna, Victoria, Helli, Aaron Thomas and spouse Alexandria Thomas and their son Aden Thomas.

 

MANCHESTER, Gwendolyn Olive (nee Toms) - (February 22, 1923 - June 20, 2017) -

Passed peacefully at home, in her 95th year, with her devoted son, grandson, and Poochie by her side, reading their stories together, as they have done for the past many years.

A graduate of Queens University where she met her husband Donald, she was an avid reader, a lover of art and a deeply spiritual person.  Her hands were never idle, as she studied and worked at every form of painting, needle craft, sculpture or calligraphy.

 

Grey RichardGREY, Richard - Passed away at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017.

Beloved husband of Naomi (nee Hall). Loved father of Christine Ribeiro (Wilson) and Christopher Grey.

Also survived by his several brothers and sisters and their families.

 

Szeptycki FrankSZEPTYCKI, Frank Zbigniew - (1934 - 2017) -

It is with deep, and heavy sadness that we announce the death of Frank Zbigniew Szeptycki, who passed away peacefully at home on the morning of Monday, June 19, 2017 surrounded by his loving family.

He will be forever loved and missed by his wife Czeslawa of 46 years, three daughters Jessica and son-in-law Arnold, Isabel and son-in-law Ross, Katherine and son-in-law Andrew; grandchildren Lilja, Oriana, Dominic, Matthew, Olivia, Abby, Johnny, Jacob and Danica; his brothers Richard (Krystina) and Mitch (Lorraine), his sister Christine; and large extended family in Canada, USA, Poland and Ukraine.

 

Clark RonCLARK, Ronald 'Ron' - Peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington on Monday, June 19, 2017 at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of the late Ruth Clark (nee McCarthy) (September 30, 2016).

Loving father of Ross Clark. Survived by his sister Mary Lou Martin and brother-in-law Tom McCarthy.

 

Nghiem KimNGHIEM, Kim Le - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our dear mother and grandmother. Surrounded with her family she passed away peacefully on Monday, June 19, 2017 after a spirited battle with cancer.

She will be greatly missed by her sons Lam, Ken, Terry and daughter Quinn, her grandchildren Jimmy, William, Serina, Maggie, Philbert, Calvin, Justin, Jared and Tessanna.

 

Flook FredaFLOOK, Freda - Peacefully on Monday June 19, 2017 at Credit Valley Hospital at the age of 72.

Loving wife of the late Ray. Dearest mother of Amanda (Sean), Julia (Scott) and Diana (Matt) and wonderful grandmother to Melissa, Ryan and Connor.

She is also missed by siblings in England Thelma, (late) Ruth, Ted, Alice and John.

 

Jack IsabellaJACK, Isabella Stewart Campbell (nee McMurray) - Born in Clydebank, Scotland on December 24, 1937. Passed peacefully after a short fight with cancer, on Monday June 19, 2017 at the Georgetown Hospital.

Isabel, in her 80th year, beloved wife of James and loving mother of Lauraine Jack and Maxwell Jack (Anthony).

Dear sister of May Clark (the late George) and the late Archibald McMurray. Dear aunt to Sandra Pollock and Jason Jack and great-aunt of Gordon and James. Loving sister-in-law of Martha Jack. Fondly remembered by Denise and Mark Pineo.

 

GROVES, Irene M. (Dawson)Peacefully at Billings Court Manor, Burlington, on Sunday, June 18, 2017 in her 87th year.

Beloved wife of the late Ivan (2006).

Loving mother of Mark, Paula, and Blair. Grandmother to Jeffery, Kevin, and Brandon.

 

Dobson BarryDOBSON, Barry Allan - Passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital on Sunday, June 18, 2017 at the age of 75.

Survived by his loving wife, Anita (nee Beland). Dear father to Christopher (Andaleeb) Dobson, Brenda (Ray) Kortekaas, and Penny Dobson. Proud grandfather of six and great-grandfather of one.

Survived by siblings Bev (Martin) Kampf, Bruce (Elizabeth) Dobson, Caroline (John) Kampf, and Valerie (the late Iain) Caie. Barry will be dearly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

 

SMITH, Katherine Mary (Ferguson) - Passed away peacefully with family at her side at Dufferin Oaks on Sunday, June 18, 2017.

She was born on January 15th, 1917 in Kandahar, Saskatchewan, and moved to the Erin, Ontario area in 1924. Her children are grateful that she was a wonderful mother.  She had the honour of being a Great Great Grandmother. She had a generous spirit, and was a loyal friend.

Predeceased by her husband Russell (1995) and son Alan (2012). She was also predeceased by two daughters-in-law Julie (1999) and Norma (2006), and grandson, Trevor(1973).

She is survived by her daughter Joanne (Steve), sons Ed (Christine), Ronald, Ken (Sally), Robert (Marjorie), Norman (Juana) and daughter Marie (Don), and daughter-in-law Mary Lynne.

 

Dawson DavidDAWSON, David Gilmour - Steadfast, kind and loving to the end, David passed away peacefully on June 18, 2017 at the age of 83.

Predeceased in February by Lorraine, his best friend and first mate to his captain, they were married for over 61 years. Proud father of Jean Faulkner (Steven Leyland) and Sue Salvatore (Frank).

Loving Papa to Andrew Faulkner (Leigh Nash) and Benjamin Faulkner (Kat Wadel), and Stephanie Casinelli (Robert) and Michael Salvatore (Laura Hendren), and Stephanie Coomber (Jason) and Justine Leyland. Honoured to be Grand Papa to Martha Faulkner Nash.

 

PIETROWSKI, Veronica - Passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital on Sunday, June 18, 2017 at the age of 93.

Beloved wife of the late John Pietrowski (2005).

Loving mother of Roman and Jerry (Helen). Proud grandmother of Vicky Laurenssen (Chris) and great grandmother of Lacy and Jovie. She will be missed by her nieces, Myrianne Lorincz (Gyula), Jackie Drozdowski and Linda Drozdowski.

 

McEACHERN, Ronald - (1933 - 2017) - Peacefully at Milton District Hospital on June 18, 2017 surrounded by his family after a brief battle with cancer.

Beloved husband of 61 years to Joyce. Loving father to Bob (Ann) and Sharon (Sean). Sadly missed by his grandchildren; Sydney (Henry), James, Shane and Mitchell and his step great-granddaughter Aria.

He will be fondly remembered by his extended family, neighbours on Maplewood Crescent and many friends.

 

Kongats Walter and MallKONGATS, Walter - (April 13 1926 - June 18, 2017)
KONGATS, Mall (Eljas) - (July 28, 1932 - June 20, 2017)

Walter and Mall passed away peacefully in their sleep, side by side, at the palliative care unit at Joseph Brant Hospital in Burlington, Ontario.

Married for 65 years they will always be a wonderful and proud mother and grandmother, father and grandfather to son Alar, daughter-in-law Theresa, son Indrek, daughter-in-law Tracey, grandchildren Indre, Juri, Krystyna, Victoria, Helli, Aaron Thomas and spouse Alexandria Thomas and their son Aden Thomas.

 

Berry DougBERRY, Douglas Earl - Peacefully on Saturday June 17, 2017 at Georgetown Hospital, in his 82nd year.

Doug was predeceased by his parents Bert and Margaret Berry and his brother George Berry.

Doug is survived by his sister Fay (Lief) and many nieces, nephews and dear friends.

 

Condotta LuigiCONDOTTA, Luigi - On Saturday, June 17, 2017 with great sadness our family said goodbye to our beloved Luigi.

Luigi was very much loved by Elena his wife of almost 60 years. He will be deeply missed by his son Gerry, his daughter-in-law Camille and his daughter Anna.

Alicia, Kiara and Kaden, his grandchildren, will have many wonderful memories of their very loving “Nonno Louie".

Luigi will also be missed by his brother, sisters, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

 

Doran JoanneDORAN, Joanne Mary (nee Sharp) - Peacefully, on Saturday June 17, 2017 at the Brampton Civic Hospital, at 55 years old.

Joanne, beloved wife, best friend, and soulmate of Kevin for 33 years.

Loving mother of Jessica and her boyfriend Jason, Andrea and her husband Mark (Imhof), and Nathan and his girlfriend Natasha. Proud grandmother of Quinn.

 

Emiglio RalphEMIGLIO, Ralph - Passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital in Burlington on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at the age of 85.

Predeceased by loving wife Mary (2007) of 56 years.

Cherished father of Anna-Marie Cook (R. Ian), Michael Emiglio (Lai Kuen Ching), and the late Peter Emiglio (2004). Proud grandfather of Robin (Sheryll), Tara (Gary), Sarah (Jason), and Ho Yin Chan, and great grandfather of Rayleigh.

 

Vander Knaap BarbaraVANDER KNAPP, Barbara Elaine (Delfosse) - Passed peacefully in her sleep while holding her husband's hand after a valiant 10 month battle with pancreatic cancer on June 17th, 2017.

Adoring Grandmother to Mason and Jacob, cherished Mom to Brigitte, Teunis (Marie), and Jan and beloved wife of 50 years to Tom.

Survived by her siblings Arlene, Norman and Peter and predeceased by her mother Enid and father Aston.

 

Mak Shuet WahMAK, Shuet Wah - Passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at the age of 88 years.

Loving mother of Kin Lap Mak 麥建立 and daughter in law Elaine Chu 朱月玲, Kin Mei Tong 麥建媚 and son in law Gyan Ching Tong 唐鑑清,  Anita Mah 麥小媚 and son in law Tommy Mah 馬銓槐, and Allan Mak 麥建 and daughter in law Helene Mak 毛巧亮.

 

Abbott GeraldineABBOTT, Geraldine Ruth 'Gerri' (nee Woolley) - Born in Toronto, Ontario on March 7, 1927. Gerri passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Monday, June 17, 2017 at Mountainview Residence, in her 90th year.

Married to the late Patrick Abbott of England, she was greatly loved and will sorely be missed by her children; Lesley (Stephen), Michele, Paul (Sandra) and Nicole (Jim).

Beloved grandmother of Melissa, Gregory, Jared, Amy, Erin, Justin, Danielle, Renee and Joshua, and great grandmother of Michaela and Tyler.

 

Nanni PhilomenaNANNI, Philomena Leona (nee Spino) - Peacefully at Queen's Garden, Hamilton, on June 16, 2017, at the age of 93.

Beloved wife of the late Alfred Nanni (June 13, 2005) for 60 treasured years.

Loving mother of Brenda-Joy Laratta and her husband Joe, Julia Nanni Shapiro and her husband Sam and Darlene Nanni.