Temeriski DianeTEMERISKI, Diane Frances - Passed away peacefully at Carpenter Hospice in Burlington on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at the age of 74.

Beloved wife of the Late Gary Temeriski.

Cherished mother of Christopher Temeriski and Charla Sevitti (Carlo). Adored grandmother of Isabella, Giancarlo, Grace and Chanel.


Madentzidis ChristosMADENTZIDIS, Christos - Unexpectedly at The Brant Centre, Burlington on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at the age of 72.

Beloved husband of the late Pavlina Madentzidis (November, 2010). Loving father of Kiveli Borota (Lazo), Dimi Pettigrew (Ian) and Nick Madentzidis.

Cherished Pappou of Christina, Michael, Patrick, Christos, Kiveli and Zoey. Christos is survived by his dear brother Leon Madenzides (Vivien), brother-in-law Soto Talidis (Eileen) and sister-in-law Noulie Novratidis (Lazo).


Caverly RoderickCAVERLY, Roderick John  - Passed away peacefully on December 14, 2017, at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital in his 93rd year.

Predeceased by his wife of 66 years (Muriel) Norma Kilburn.

Survived by daughter Alexandra (Sandra), son-in-law Richard (Lowery) and many nieces and nephews from Montreal and Calgary, as well as Rosemary and Tom Matier.


Skerrett GladysSKERRETT, Gladys (Justason) - It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Gladys on December 14, 2017, in her 100th year, after a life well lived.

She was the beloved wife of the late Ken (d.2001), dear mother to Pam (Bill), Karen (Paul, d. 2002), Steve (d. 2013) (Deb) and Barb (Dan). She was the caring grandmother to 6 grandchildren and the fun-loving Nannie to 6 great-grandchildren.

Gladys served with the Canadian Women’s Army Core for five years and spent one year overseas where she met and married Ken at the end of WWII.


Verrall BobVERRALL, Robert Lawrence 'Bob' - Suddenly at his home in Burlington on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at the age of 76.

Beloved husband for 56 years of Hildegard (nee Wassenberg). Loving father of Michelle (Ron Jones), Stephen (Fiona) and David.

Cherished Bobob of Shannon and Sean-Padraig. Dear brother of Joan Foster, Shirley Verrall, Ruth Banwell and George Verrall (Barb). Much loved uncle of Shelly.


MORTLEY, Mary Monica (nee Morris) - Peacefully at The Brant Centre, Burlington on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at the age of 94.

Beloved wife of the late Ross Mortley (1969).

Loving mother of Doug (Cathy), Lois Khan, and Kenneth. Cherished Nana of Tara, Sarah, Haris and Ross. Predeceased by her siblings Daryl Morris, Thomas Morris and Joyce Hope. Mary will be sadly missed by her extended family Tony Sheehan (Nancy), Ron Ball (Wendy), her nieces and nephews and their families.


STROZ, Tadeusz "Ted"  - A beloved husband, father, family and friend Tadeusz (Ted) Stroz 79 years of age died peacefully in his home on December 13th, 2017 after a courageous and hope-filled battle with cancer.

Ted was born in Sudbury on April 17, 1938 and is the eldest son of and predeceased by Adam and Genowefa (Jean) Stroz.


Jurkovic MarijaJURKOVIC, Marija - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Marija on Wednesday December 13, 2017.

Beloved wife of Mirko for over 50 years. Cherished mother Ivo and Kathy. Loving sister of Ivan (1962), Anton (1976), Branko, Stjepan, and Milka.

She will be greatly missed by her many family and friends in Canada and Croatia.


Newton DouglasNEWTON, Douglas Martin - (1939 - 2017) - Suddenly at home on Wednesday December 13, 2017.

Predeceased by his dear wife Gloria in 2015.

Loving father of Tammy (Kevin), Troy (Angie) and Crystal.  Proud Grandpa of Hevan, Skylar, Ossian, Jeffrey and Jennifer and great-grandpa to Makenna.


Morrow StanleyMORROW, Stanley Harper - (1931 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully at his home in Burlington on Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

Born in Belfast, Northern Ireland on March 14, 1931. Beloved husband of Sandra. Cherished father of Christy (Navin) and David (Roxann).

Adored grandfather of Ethan, Kelsey, Violet and Charlotte. Survived by his siblings Marjorie and John. Predeceased by his siblings Johnston, Herbert, James and Victor.


Foreman CliffFOREMAN, Clifford Darcie - (May 14, 1930 – December 12, 2017) -

It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Clifford Foreman in his 88th year.

He passed away peacefully at The Carpenter Hospice with his family by his side after a mercifully brief battle with cancer.

He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 63 years, Shirley Marie Foreman (nee Veale), children John (Margo), Lisa Marie and Carolyn, grandchildren Brian, Adam, Jenna, Marcus and Jayme, great grand-daughter Aidan Marie and niece Linda Sheppard (nee Foreman).


WALKER, Michelle - (July 18, 1970 - December 12, 2017) -

In Loving Memory of Michelle Walker, who passed away on December 12, 2017.


Homer ChrisHOMER, Christopher Charles - With deep sorrow, we announce the passing of our beloved Chris at Mount Nittany Medical Center in State College, Pennsylvania on December 11, 2017 in his 56th year. 

Chris was born in North Bay, Ontario on July 6, 1961, son of the late Charles and Joan Homer. He was the youngest of two children. He is survived by his wife and sister.

Raised in Brampton, Ontario, Chris’s passion for veterinary medicine began on his uncle’s (Paul Homer) dairy farm in Fergus, Ontario, where he spent every childhood summer. He graduated from the University of Guelph with a BSc in Agriculture and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine with Honours (1992).


PAHOR, Izidor - (1931 - 2017) - Peacefully on Tuesday December 11, 2017 at the Georgetown Hospital.

Beloved husband of Angela. Loving father to Josie and her husband Gord Vidler and Albert and his wife Tina.

Adored grandfather of Kevin, Adam, Ken (Julie) and Darrel (Lindsay) and great-grandfather to Hudson. Dear brother of Jozica.


Brierley HarryBRIERLEY, Harry - Died peacefully, surrounded by family on Monday December 11, 2017 at the Georgetown Hospital, at the age of 96.

Loved husband of the late Dorothy Brierley.

Loving father of Pamela and her husband Colin Dickinson. Cherished grandfather of Holly (Richard) Finlay and Jenny (Steven) Humphreys. Proud great grandfather of Matilda, Oliver and Beatrice.


Furlan IdaFURLAN, Ida - Passed away peacefully at West Oak Village on Monday, December 11, 2017.

Her devotion to Jesus and his teachings encompassed her life and she is now truly in the arms of her creator.

Predeceased by her brothers Mario and Leo and her parents Charles and Maria. She is survived and loved by her sister Rita Holden (Tom) and sisters-in-law Betty Furlan and Mary Furlan.


Aquilina TonyAQUILINA, Anthony 'Tony' - (1948 - 2017) -  Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Monday, December 11th, 2017 at the Ian Anderson House.

Tony leaves behind his loving wife of 46 years Maria Aquilina (nee Debono). He will be forever remembered by his children; Diane Aquilina (Michael Antonucci), Catherine Aquilina and Joseph Aquilina (Melissa).

Fondly remembered by his grandchildren; James, Gabriel, Marcella, Anthony, Addison and Anthony.


Cutrara MichaelCUTRARA, Michael  - Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Monday, December 11, 2017 in his 95th year.

Michael Cutrara, beloved husband of Clare.

Loving father of Lawrence and Anthony (Shelley) and grandfather of Michele, Robert, Owen (Olivia) and Alex.

Dear step-father of Kevin Rice, Bradley Rice and Mark Rice.


Serafin DanSERAFIN, Daniel Frank 'Dan' - Passed away suddenly on Monday, December 11, 2017 at the age of 59.

Dan will be missed by his loving partner Kelly Maniaci. Father of Niki and Char and stepfather to Logan. Dan will also be missed by his brother Dwayne (Kimberly); their son Jacob, and by his sister Terry Watkin (Bruce); and their children Danielle and Beau.

Predeceased by his parents, Irene and Ted Serafin and by his brother David. Missed by his critters Teddi, Molly, and Leopold.


BURKE, William 'Bill' Charles  - Passed away December 11, 2017 at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, in his 84th year.

He is sadly missed by Irma, his wife of 56 years, his brother Elgin Don (Sarah), sister Esther Higgins and five nieces and three nephews.

Born in Mossbank, Saskatchewan he lived in Alberta and moved to Ontario in 1965. He sailed out of the Oakville Yacht Squadron for 22 years; built and flew his airplane for 12 years.


Albany NormaALBANY, Norma Noreen - Passed away peacefully on Sunday December 10, 2017 in her 92nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Howard George Albany. Loving mother of Paul and his wife Kim of Georgetown. Loving grandmother of Joel and his partner Jenna of Collingwood. Survived by her sister Elizabeth Arnold and fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends.

Predeceased by her parents John and Sarah Dougall, brothers Girven and Lindsay.

In her work life she was a talented and productive executive secretary spending a number of years working initially at Toronto City Hall and later in her career at the Ministry of Transportation.


GARWOOD, Robert Henry - (1941 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, December 10, 2017.

Robert Garwood, sadly missed by his fiancée Karen Motekaitis. Loving father of Amanda Garwood (Luis Endara) and Nicola (Patrick Richardson). Cherished grandfather to Freda Richardson.


Turley JoanneTURLEY, Joanne - Passed away on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the age of 68.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Dr. Bradford Turley and her parents Francis and Helen Carroll (nee Beattie).

She is survived by children Kim Turley-Smith (Randy) and David Turley (Cindy) and by her grandchildren, the light of her life Ben, Katie-Jo, Luke, Jordan, Brayden, and Brooklyn.

Loved by her sister Linda Brown (Wayne) and many special friends, in laws, cousins, nieces and nephews.


ROBERTS, Philomena Anne Laird 'Palm' (nee Murphy) - (1928 - 2017) - Sadly we announce the passing of Palm at the Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the age of 89.

Beloved wife of the late Roger Roberts and to the late Aldo Pezzini and dear friend of the late Hank Van Cleef. Loving mother of Laura (Ray), Carol (Dan), Diane, Adele (Wilf), Lorna, Adrian and Christopher.

Cherished grandmother of Paul, Susan, Amy, Katie, Brian, Evan, Joseph, Genny, Maria, Patrick, and Tyler. Dear sister of the late William and of the late Mae of Scotland.


Simpson CraigSIMPSON, Craig William - (1946 - 2017) - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Craig at The Carpenter Hospice, on Sunday, December 10, 2017, at the age of 71.

Beloved husband of Diana (nee Moore) for 49 years. Cherished father of Michelle Olmstead and Scott Simpson. Will be greatly missed by his grandchildren Haley, Ethan, Rachel, Olivia and Nigel.

Will be remembered by Jamie Olmstead and Caroline Simpson. Trusted brother of Sharon and her husband The Reverend Canon Michael Fleming. Predeceased by his parents, Stewart and Maxine (nee Norton) Simpson

Following in his father's footsteps, Craig owned and operated the family business, S.B. Simpson Group Inc., expanding it to include locations across Ontario.


Groza EvaGROZA, Eva (nee Aarmaa) - Peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the age of 92.

Beloved wife of the late Cornelius Groza (October, 2001). Predeceased by her daughter Helen Ford and great-granddaughter Piper. Eva is survived by her loving children Robert Groza (Laurie Lequyer), Monica Markus (Joseph) and son-in-law Rick Ford.

Cherished grandmother of Holly, Karen (Chris) and Victoria (Brandon) and great-grandmother of Kaitlyn, Kennedy, Andrew, Prudence, Hailey, Abigail and Rowan.