Ford JohnFORD, John Peter Hamiton, QC - (April 15, 1934 - April 10, 2018) - “Until next time.” True to one of his favourite sentiments, John passed away peacefully surrounded by his family.

Devoted and beloved husband of Yvonne, and much loved father of Jill (Mike) Menard, Susan (Bevis) Bullock, and Jennifer (Murray) Thomas. John took great pride in his wonderful grandchildren, Kyle and Sean Menard, Charlotte, Brett, Brady, and Shannon Bullock, and Liam and Adam Thomas. John was also a beloved uncle to cherished nieces and nephews.

An accomplished and respected lawyer, John graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School and was called to the Bar in 1960. He pursued his passion for law for 57 years and was awarded the prestigious Queen’s Council designation in 1973. A lifelong Oakville resident, John shared with his family the importance of giving back to others through his involvement in numerous community foundations.

REIMER, Beverley Louise - (May 6, 1927 - April 10, 2018) -

Peacefully at her home in Oakville on Tuesday April 10, 2018.

Shaw MurraySHAW, Murray Bruce - Passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington, on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 in his 88th year.

Beloved husband and best friend of Shirley (nee Bodden) for 63 years. Loving father of Lisa Marranca (Tom) of Burlington and Paul Shaw (Sharon) of Mississauga.

Ritchie BettyRITCHIE, Elizabeth 'Betty' - Passed away on April 10, 2018 at the Village of Tansley Woods in her 93rd year.

Born in Renfrew, Scotland and emigrated to Canada (Oakville) in 1953.

Predeceased by husband James (Jimmy) Ritchie and sister Jean Stock. Dear mother of Jean Donovan (Desmond) and James Ritchie (Anne).

Eaton DarrylEATON, Darryl - (June 3, 1940 - April 9, 2018) -

Darryl Eaton began his career as principal trumpet and trumpet soloist with the Royal Canadian Air Force, first with the Central Band in Ottawa and later with the Air Transport Command Band in Toronto.

He also performed in a similar capacity with the Expo Band at the World’s Fair in Montreal in 1967, and he later toured with the National Ballet of Canada, The Royal Winnipeg Ballet, the big bands of Buddy Rich, Stan Kenton, and Canadian jazz icon Phil Nimmons.

He was a successful freelance musician in Toronto where he performed with Ella Fitzgerald, Tony Bennett, Bob Hope, Smokey Robinson, The Beach Boys, Paul Anka, The Supremes, and many others.

Muise VincentMUISE, Vincent Joseph - Passed away peacefully on Monday April 9, 2018 at the Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto after his courageous battle with cancer, in his 59th year.

Vincent, beloved husband of Carol for 33 years. Loving father of Ryan and his fiancé Veronica.

Loved son of Sarah Muise and the late Gordon Muise. Dear brother of Danny (Wanda), Walter (Amber), Trish (Ken), Gerard (Patricia), Marlene (Rick), Melinda (Kenny), Rose (Roger), John (Vanessa), Mary (Dale) and the late brother Clayton.

Fisher AzolynFISHER, Azolyn Gregory - Peacefully on Monday April 9th, 2018 at Allendale, Milton. Azolyn, in her 96th year.

Wife of the late R. Gordon Fisher.

Loving mother of Robert (Jean), Paul (Patricia), John (Diane) and Elizabeth (John). Loving grandmother of Janis (Seanagh), Andrew (Shirley), Robert (Devjani), Jeremy (Ronda), Jonathan (Olivia), Michael, Megan (Jason) and Jim. Great-grandma to Alexis, Liv, Wesley and Elliott.

Azolyn was an elementary school teacher throughout Halton and one of the first women principals in Halton County.  Azolyn particularly enjoyed her time as principal at George Kennedy Public School in Georgetown and at Brookville Public School.

WOOD, James 'Jim' - Jim Wood, of Mississauga, previously Grimsby, passed away at Sheridan Villa on Monday, April 9, 2018 at the age of 92.

Beloved Husband of Jean Wood (nee Andrews). Loving father of Anne Green (Harry) and Jim Wood (Pat).

Cherished grandfather of Chris (Tara), Blair (Natalie) and Kevin (Andrea) and great grandfather of Kaidence, Carter and Jonathan.

Sherwood DorothySHERWOOD, Dorothy - (September 18, 1928 - April 9, 2018) -

Dorothy Sherwood passed away on April 9, 2018.

Medeiros MariaMEDEIROS, Maria Nivea - Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family on Monday, April 9, 2018 at Brampton Civic Hospital at the age of 72.

Beloved mother of Joe (Maria), Susy (Cameron Sehmrau), Jenny (Mario De Medeiros).

Predeceased by her beloved husband Antonio (2012) and her loving son Tony (2017).

Matos MariaMATOS, Maria Lidia - It’s with sadness we announce the passing of Maria Lidia Matos she passed away courageously with her family by her side on April 9, 2018 at the age of 83.

She was a devoted wife and best friend to Luis Matos for 66 years.

Loving mother of Lidia Maria (Cesar), Lisa (Frank), Manuel (Carmina), Antonieta (Luis).

Kaczmarek Chuback StellaKACZMAREK-CHUBACK, Stella - Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Monday, April 9, 2018 at the Wenleigh Long Term Care in Mississauga.

Reunited at last with her beloved John.

She will be dearly missed by her sisters; Janet (Douglas) Murdock and Sophie (Richard) Idziszek and her brothers; Stan (Natalie) Janicki, Walter (Elly) Janicki and Chet (Sandra) Janicki.

Moulson AgnesMOULSON, Agnes (nee Szendro) - Died peacefully in her sleep on April 9th, 2018 in Burlington.

Born in Budapest, Hungary in December of 1935. Strong, beautiful, smart, kind and dignified, she used her strength to survive the Nazis, daringly escape the Communists and make a new life for herself in Canada.

She met and married Colin, a wonderful Yorkshireman (d. 2003) who was just visiting Toronto but chose instead to stay and marry the captivating Hungarian. Together they had a life full of love, travel, art, music, and most of all family and lasting friendships. Later in life she found a new chance at love with Gordon Inglis (d.2013) and his loving family.

Bush GeorgeBUSH, George Henry - Passed away on Monday April 9, 2018 at Joseph Brant Hospital in his 91st year.

Loving father of Greg (Jenny). Cherished grandfather of Jesse (Karrie), Mikayla (Josh) and Jenna.

Predeceased by his wife Betty and son Brad, and survived by his special friend Doreen.

Patterson BettyPATTERSON, Betty Jane - (1929 - 2018) - Beyond embodying her role as the matriarch of our family – Betty was a woman of conviction, tenacity, courage, and vibrancy. Her beauty, strength and relentless spirit in the wake of challenge was matched only by her immeasurable love of her family.

Betty found her greatest joy surrounded by this ever-growing clan she humbly, yet proudly started when she met her greatest and only love Donald Patterson. As Betty would say, "She's with the "Ol' Boy now!"

After months of struggling through a number of ailments, Betty passed peacefully in the late evening of April 9th 2018, surrounded by many of her family members.

Karaman FriedaKARAMAN, Frieda - (July 12, 1954 - April 8, 2018) - Frieda passed away Sunday morning with her loving family by her side.

She is survived by her husband of 40 years(Walid), daughter (Amal), two sons (Rami and Sami).

Frieda was vibrant, compassionate, creative, and full of life. She received her Master's degree from Beirut, Lebanon (AUB), and received her Bachelor of Education from the University of Toronto which allowed her to fulfill her passion of teaching with Dufferin Peel Catholic District School Board.

BLACKIE, Doreen Gertrude Mallory (nee Alexander) - It is with deep sadness that we mourn the passing of Doreen Gertrude Mallory Blackie (nee Alexander), 93, on April 8th, 2018 at the Georgetown Hospital.

Loving wife and best friend to Sandy (Alexander) Blackie. Dear mother of Deborah Mallory (Bill). Fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her sister Jean and her brother Jack.

McKay DavidMcKAY, David Richard - Born on, August 25, 1955, David passed away peacefully in the presence of his wife, daughters and son-in-law at Allendale Long Term Care Home on April 8, 2018.

He courageously survived neck cancer and a stroke and bravely fought lung cancer until his passing.

Born in Pointe-Aux-Trembles (Montreal), Quebec, to Edward and Teresa McKay. Survived by his wife Claudette, daughters Michelle (Scott Masson) and Kelly.

Cavallin FreidaCAVALLIN, Freida (Little) - After a short battle with cancer, it is with broken hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of a beloved wife, mother, and Nana at the Carpenter Hospice on Sunday, April 8th, 2018 in her 85th year.

Beloved and devoted wife of Candido (Con) for 63 years. Cherished mother of Debby (Frank) Brouwers, Glenn (Laurine) Cavallin, and Sean (Chandi) Cavallin.

O'BOYLE, John O'Flynn - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family at Sunnybrook Veterans Centre, on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at the age of 78.

Beloved husband of Breda (nee Doyle). Loving father to Mary Hunchik (David), John (Lori), the late Martin (Carrie), Tommy (Liz), and Bridget Gillies (Shayne).

Cherished grandfather to Shannan, Eric, Allie, Lauren, Ryan, Carter, Brendan, Andrea, Aidan, Keira, and Neeve.

Urbiztando NormaURBIZTANDO, Norma - Peacefully at St. Michael's Hospital on April 7, 2018 (10:15 a.m.), in her 83rd year.

Loving sister of Maria, Roberto, Francisco, Leonardo, Jun, and Enrique.

Gascho JohnGASCHO, John Daniel - Peacefully at Billings Court Manor in Burlington surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at the age of 90.

Beloved husband of the late Ruby for 64 years. Cherished father of Richard (Mari) Gascho, Kathryn (the late Reg) Butt, Debra McDonald, and Douglas (Berit) Gascho.

Proud Grandpa to Robert, Michael, Tony, Jessica, Stephanie, Kerri-Lynn, Bryce, Matthew, John, and Lindsay. Great Grandpa to Sabrina, Naomi, Ruby, and Knox.

Henderson SheilaHENDERSON, Sheila Kingsley - (1943 - 2018) - With her sons by her side on April 7, 2018.

Predeceased by her husband James (December 2017) and daughter Susan. Loving mother of Michael (Suzy), Paul (Tina). Grandmother of Kristina and Carley.

Sadly missed by her brother-in-law William (Beverly); sister in law Katherine. Remembered by many friends and extended family.

Lockington JessieLOCKINGTON, Jessie Annabell (nee McGEE) - (March 17, 1927 – April 7, 2018) - 

Passed away peacefully on April 7, 2018, but not without a valiant struggle.

Loving wife of Donald George for over 65 years and beloved mother of Ronald (Debbie), Sheila (Sam), Victoria (Paul) and Donald (Ronni).

Gaspar StevenGASPAR, Steven Peter - It is with great sadness that the family of Steven Peter Gaspar announce his sudden passing, on Saturday, April 7, 2018, at the age of 62 in Georgetown, Ontario.

Steven was born on November 28, 1955 in Ruma, Yugoslavia to parents Maria and Steven Gaspar.

Steven was a loving father and devoted husband. He cherished his family above all else, and was endlessly selfless when it came to the people he loved. Steven was happiest when he was on the golf course and was never known to turn down a good game on the green with his friends.

Lampinen RickLAMPINEN, Richard 'Rick' - (1961 - 2018) - Peacefully after a brief illness on Saturday April 7, 2018 at Ian Anderson House, Oakville.

Rick, beloved husband of Cathy for thirty years. Loving father of Chelsea (Mike Barranca). Cherished brother of Susan (Peter Salomonsson). Loved brother in law of Joanne Rieck, David Dickson and Derek Dickson-Pledge (Patricia).

Devoted son of the late Hazel Anne and Oiva and devoted son in law of Betty and the late Victor Dickson. Best friend of Arnim Rieck.