Bennett FredBENNETT, Fred  - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Fred on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at Allendale Long Term Care with his children by his side.

Fred Bennett, beloved husband of the late Peggy Bennett.

Loving father of Joey Bennett (Jodie Reid) and Jan Price (the late Rick Raduka). Sadly missed by his grandchildren Geoffrey Price, Cassie Price and Ricardo Raduka.

Fred and Peggy established "Peggy's Ladies Wear" back in 1968 following a long career in the construction industry.


Rinder SebastianRINDER, Sebastian - (January 20, 1935 - December 19, 2017) - Passed away peacefully at Credit Valley Hospital on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at the age of 82.

Beloved husband of Klara Rinder. Cherished father of Karen (Rick) Seddon, Christine (Warrick) Noseworthy and Nancy (Jens) Geissler. Dear grandfather of Christopher (Alexis) Seddon & Conly and Bailley Geissler.

Sebastian was born in Germany on January 20, 1935. He came to Canada in 1957 with his new bride Klara. They were happily married for 60 years. He settled in Toronto and later moved to Acton (1973) where he found his home with his wife and 3 daughters.


Beddome KathleenBEDDOME, Kathleen Louise (nee Jones) - Passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital, on December 19, 2017, at the age of 86, with family constantly by her side.

Dearly loved wife of the late James Beddome (Dec. 2016) for 62 years. Loving mother of Michelle Harvey and Jim Beddome (Lee Ann).

Cherished gramma to Ryan Harvey, Meaghan Ross (Andy), Sarah Harvey-Chin (Roberto), Kyle Beddome and Evan Beddome. Brand new great gramma to Tucker James Ross.

Treasured sister of the late Barbara Shurly. Dear aunt to Sandra Shurly and Dianne O'Hara and family.


KENNEY, Anne (nee Moran)  - (July 15, 1938 - December 19, 2017) - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Anne on December 19th, 2017 after a courageous and lengthy battle with Alzheimers.

Beloved wife of Vincent for 52 years. Loving mother of Joanne (Brian) Powell, Sean (Sue), Jennifer (Paul) Dowsett and Blythe (Adriano) Carota.

Cherished grandma of Daniel, Brianne, Mack, Noah, Madie, Aidan, Jake, Vanessa, Marisol and Aubrey. Anne is survived by her brothers James Moran (Judith), Bernard Moran (the late Clementine) and Paul Moran (Jennifer).


Leggat BobLEGGAT, Robert Charles - (May 19 1924 - December 18, 2017) -

Our family is deeply saddened to announce the passing of a dearly loved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother and friend. He will be remembered for his integrity, Christian faith, humble spirit, strong work ethic, and love of family.

Bob was a passionate and accomplished athlete and was inducted into the McMaster University Athletic Hall of Fame for his outstanding contribution to both the football and basketball teams during his four years.

Beloved husband of the late Carol for 71 years. Devoted and loving father of Terry Snyder (Wayne), Marilyn McFadzean (Doug), Cheryl Leggat, Roy (Patty) and Paul (Doria).


Musson DouglasMUSSON, Douglas George Merrell - As a result of an accident while tending to his famous Christmas light display on Spruce Avenue, on Monday, December 18, 2017, Douglas Musson passed away in his 83rd year.

Beloved husband of Joanne (nee Proctor) and loving father of Gary and Sherry of Brantford, Scott of Burlington, Debra Tascone of Burlington and predeceased by Cameron (1998).

Dear grandpa of 5 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.


Monteath JoyceMONTEATH, Joyce (O'Neill) - Suddenly on Monday December 18th, 2017 at the Georgetown Hospital. Joyce (nee O'Neill), in her 84th year.

Wife of the late James. Loved mother of Lorna and her husband Doug Goodrow and the late Robert and his wife Christine.

Proud Nana to James (Julie), Christopher, Robert (Elizabeth), Katherine and Claire. Great-Nana to Benjamin, Lily, Robert, Abigail and Brooklyn. Nana Joyce will be fondly remembered by Anna-Marie, Jessica and Victoria.


CARSON, Julia (nee Nowacki) - Passed away peacefully with family by her side at the Village of Tansley Woods Nursing Home in Burlington on Monday, December 18, 2017 at the age of 90.

Predeceased by her parents Ignacy and Josephine Nowacki (nee Saltarski). Also predeceased by her husband Irving Charles “Kit” Carson (2007).

Cherished mother of Cathy Croskery (Russ), and the late Louise Schmalz, and dear stepmother of Bob Carson (Dianne) and the late Patricia Murray. Proud grandmother of Caitlin and Connor Croft and Nicholas and Nathan Croskery.


Clappison PeterCLAPPISON, Peter James - Peacefully in Hamilton on Sunday, December 17, 2017, Peter James Clappison at the age of 78 years.

Dear father of Sharron Szpak (Stephen), Peter Clappison (Kim), Mark Clappison (Kelly) and Jeanette Bedard (David).

Grandfather of Guy (Lisa), Walter, David, Natasha, Andrew, Hunter, Hanna, Alexander, Meghann, Bethany and great grandfather to Logan and Samantha.

Peter is survived by his brothers, Paul, Phillip, Robert, Donald and by many nieces and nephews.


Quirk MargaretQUIRK, Margaret - Surrounded by the love of her family, Margaret passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at the age of 87.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Alfred. Loving mother of Kathy (Gary Mandaric), Carol (the late Luis Fernandes), John (Lindsay), and Lisa (Lee Newell). Proud and devoted grandmother of Christina (Jon Whitaker), Alyssa, Samantha, Emily, and Shaelyn; great-grandmother of Dylan.

She is survived by her dear sister Dorothy Bauer and by her brother Alan Oliver (Iona).


McCARTHY, John Douglas 'Doug' - Passed away peacefully at The Carpenter Hospice on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at the age of 77.

Beloved husband of Patricia for 53 years. Loving father to Cheryl (Jamie) Bredin, Michael (Maria) McCarthy, and Jamie (Tammy) McCarthy. Cherished grandfather of Steven, Allison, Geoffrey, Taylor, and Julia. Predeceased by his grandson Christopher.

Doug had a special relationship with Courtney and Curtis Bredin and Dominique and Marc Reyes.


Marlatt PeterMARLATT, Peter Dean - (May 21, 1927 – December 17, 2017) - It is with profound sadness that we announce that Peter passed away suddenly of cardiac arrest on Sunday, December 17, 2017 in Oakville.

He was born May 21, 1927 to parents Major Kenneth Dean Marlatt and Margaret Rosalys MacDonald.

He was predeceased by his parents and his brother, Flying Officer Kenneth Dean Marlatt who died in a flying accident July 1, 1950, and his sister Rosalys (Toots). The original family home was 43 Bond Street, Oakville.

Peter's father owned the Marlatt Tannery Company on the shores of Lake Ontario for many years before he sold it to AJ Clarke and Company.


Sproule GlennSPROULE, Glenn Allen - (1952 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family on Saturday December 16th, 2017.

Glenn was born in Toronto, Ontario on March 23, 1952 and grew up in Georgetown, Ontario with his parents (the late Stanley & Helena Sproule), seven brothers and two sisters.

He is survived by his wife of 43 years Marie (Peacock), three loving children; Lindsay (Brent McDonald), Kelly (Matthew Locke) and Michael (Irisz Paupera) and six grandchildren (Bryson, Cole, Oliver, Elyse, Archer and Baby Locke).


Allan BobALLAN, Robert William 'Bob' - (December 26, 1933 – December 16, 2017) -

With equal parts sorrow and remembrance, we announce the peaceful passing of our loving and loyal patriarch on this past December 16th, 2017 with his family by his side. Bob was eighty-three.

He is survived by his caring and devoted wife, Olive, and his children Bill (Irene), Karen (Rick), Dave (Helen) and Bryan.

His legacy includes his adoring grandchildren, Caryes aka Cricket (Josh), Sherisse aka Charlie (Mike), Shane aka Cowboy (Vanessa), Spencer aka Ike (Michelle), Stanton aka Chuckie (Megan) and Matthew.


Gauvreau VernGAUVREAU, Vernon Lawrence 'Vern' - (1930 - 2017) - Peacefully passed away at home with family by his side, on Saturday, December 16, 2017, at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of the late Beverly (nee Chaput). Dear father to Verna, Gisele, Brian, and Michael.

Cherished grandpa of Samantha, Alicia and Emily. Vern will be greatly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.


Aselton CorinneASELTON, Corinne Lily (nee Wilscam) - After a challenging illness, Corinne mounted her great white charger and flew up into the heavens on December 16, 2017 at the age of 75.

Her cherished husband Dave (predeceased 1995) awaiting her with their devoted golden lab Penny by his side.

Corinne was the loving daughter of the late Leonard and Lily Burden, cherished big sister of Lynne Beattie (Brian), Terry Burden, Joanne Anderson (Gary), and Patti McGhie (Robert) and beloved aunt of Brian and Justin Beattie, and of Matthew, Faith, and Krista McGhie.


Ferguson BobFERGUSON, Robert 'Bob' - Passed away on Saturday, December 16, 2017 in his 88th year surrounded by his family.

Predeceased by his parents Guy and Mina Belle Ferguson of New Brunswick, sisters Evelyn, Geraldine, Joyce, Mazie and Roberta.

Beloved husband of Marian and ex-husband to Jacqueline Carmichael. Beloved father of Kelly of Burlington, Cindy of Orillia, Tricia (Billy), Janet of Oakville and Heather of Vancouver. Loving step-father and friend to Sandra (Eric Firth ) of Arthur, Jamie Alexander (Kathryn) of Rockwood, Barbra (Ron Dellaire) of Milton and Debra (John Reid) of Georgetown.


Strathdee BarrySTRATHDEE, Barry Anderson, P. Eng. - (1932 - 2017) - Surrounded by the love of his family, Barry passed away peacefully on Friday, December 15, 2017.

He leaves his beloved wife Nadia (nee Colody), of 55 years and their two loved children, Andrea and Paul. He was the cherished Dido of Alexandra and Emily. Dear Brother of Mavis Sylvain (Andre) and the late Myrtle (Allan Hough). Sadly missed by several nieces and a nephew. 

Barry was born in Toronto on November 4, 1932. After graduating from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Barry continued his studies earning his Masters degree and PhD. He had a successful career in research and development in the steel industry.


Walduda SuzanneWALDUDA, Suzanne (nee O’Neill) - (1949 - 2017) - Peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital on Friday, December 15, 2017 at the age of 68.

Beloved wife of Garry Walduda. Loving mother of Kristen Hill (James), Renée Johansson (Rolf) and Andrew Walduda. Cherished grandmother of Stewart, Simon and Lily.

Predeceased by her parents Hugh O’Neill and Patricia O’Neill Spence, brother Barry O’Neill and sister Peggy Stetler.

Suzanne touched many with her infectious joy for life.


Connolly TristanCONNOLLY, Tristan Joseph - Suddenly on Friday December 15, 2017, at his home, at the age of 22.

Tristan was the loving son of Joe and Laura Connolly, caring brother of Brooke and soulmate of Courtney Dobbs-Bishop.

Tristan was the adored grandson of Victor and Sonja Mannette, Marilyn Connolly and Paul Connolly. Tristan will be remember by his Aunts, Uncles, cousins and friends.


Lane EmersonLANE, George 'Emerson' - Peacefully on Friday December 15, 2017 at Headwaters Health Care Centre, Orangeville, in his 92nd year.

Emerson Lane was the beloved husband of the late Lila Lane (2001), caring father of Deborah Judge (Bruce), Barry Lane (Ronda), the late George Lane and the late Richard Lane (Theresa), adoring grandpa of Lindsay (Maryel), Ashley (Kris), William (Katrina), Stanley, Amelia and Devon and great-grandpa of Alyssa, Carter, Chloe and Liam.


Malchin FredMALCHIN, Otfried 'Fred' - Died on December 15th, 2017, at the age of 88.

After a battle lost to cancer, he is now at peace, but sadly missed by all.

He was the son of the late Johannes Malchin and his wife, the late Elisabeth Malchin (Arens) of Naumburg, Germany.

Devoted, loving husband of 57 years to Gisela (Hodonsky). Loving father of Glen (Joyce), Jeannette (Jorge) and the late Bernard.


Everard ShermanEVERARD, Sherman Edmund - (1930 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully at the Georgetown Hospital on Friday December 15th, 2017, with his beloved wife of 63 years Rachel by his side.

He was predeceased by his cherished daughter Jocelyn. He will be sadly missed by his daughter Michelle. He was a loving grandfather to Nicole (Bryce) and Ian (Ashley).

Born in Timmins, he had a distinguished career with Air Canada from 1952-1985 retiring as Chief Pilot on the 1011's. He served as president of the Retired Pilots Association.


Trevisan LuiginoTREVISAN, Luigino - (February 19, 1937 - December 15, 2017) - After a lengthy illness, surrounded by loved ones, Luigino Trevisan passed away peacefully at Credit Valley Hospital at the age of 80.

Beloved husband of Sharon (Taylor).  Loving father of Angela, Stephanie, Paula (Tom), Gina (Vince), Anna (George). Luigino was predeceased by his only son Vittorio.


Garside MarianGARSIDE, Marian Cairine Teresa (nee MacDonald) - It is with great sadness that we announce Marian’s passing on December 15, 2017 at the age of 85, at Joseph Brant Hospital.

Marian was surrounded by her loving husband of 63 years Don and her 5 adoring children; Jay (Leanne), Lynnet, Kimberly, Barry (Helen) and Gayle.

Marian’s life has been enlivened by her 4 grandchildren, Drew (Natalie), Melissa (Michael), Samantha and Hannah and the advent of her 4 great-grandchildren Leah, Chloe, Matthew and William.


Gagliardi GiuseppinaGAGLIARDI, Giuseppina (Poli) - Surrounded by her loving family on Friday, December 15, 2017 passed away peacefully at The Village of Tansley Woods at the age of 85.

Beloved wife of the late Giulio for 52 years. Dearly loved mother of Marisa (Nick) Gioseffi, Carla (Jan) De Jong, Deanna (Salvatore) Scanga. Predeceased by her son Dino Gagliardi. Cherished nonna of Nicole (Matthew), John, Dennis, Francesco and Anthony.

Dear sister of Luisa (Ugo) Felicetti, Teresa Poli and the late Antonio Poli (brother). Sister-in-law of Rita (Enzo) Felicetti and the late Marino (Mary) Gagliardi.