Keating MarieKEATING, Marie Genevieve (nee McDonald) - (November 23, 1921 - February 15, 201) - She passed away peacefully in her sleep, after a long and productive life, at the age of 96.

Predeceased by her late husband John Keating and siblings, Hector, Ray, Kaye, Howard and Kenny.

Survived by her children Kathy, Joan and Tom as well as many beloved nieces and nephews, two grandchildren Leah and Trevor and one great grandchild, Rowan.

Withnell JimWITHNELL, James Edward 'Jim' - Jim Withnell passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital on Thursday, February 15, 2018 in his 87th year.

Beloved husband of Elizabeth Withnell “Betty” (nee Care). Son of the late Joseph and Helen Withnell.

Jim is survived by his sisters Marion (the late Edward) and Sheila, brothers Albert (the late Elizabeth), Charles (the late Marilyn) and brother-in-law James.

Hughes HelenHUGHES, Helen May - (May 19, 1927 - February 14, 2018) -

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Helen May Hughes on Wednesday, February 14th, 2018 at 1:31 AM. She was surrounded by family and her closest Friend Judy at her Long Term Residence of Post Inn Village in Oakville.

She was a much loved mother of Nancy (Bill) Pearl, Ronald (Dinka), Peter (Dianne), Grandmother of Jason (Erin), Natalie (Deron) Henry, Harrison Hughes, Hayden Hughes, and Jesse Hughes, and Great Grandmother of Magnus Hughes, Norah Henry and Seidon Hughes.

Gill KevinGILL, Kevin - It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Kevin Gill, 50, on February 14, 2018 from cancer.

He has joined his beloved baby brother, Colin. Survived by heartbroken family, parents Wendy and Dennis Gill, sister Kelly Gill (Rod Hounsell), niece Zoe and nephew Rylan, as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

Kevin has left a legacy of love, inspiration and joy to all who knew him.

Britton RossBRITTON, Ross Willard - (July 4, 1929 – February 14, 2018) - Peacefully on Wednesday, February 14th, 2018 at his home in Acton, in his 89th year.

Ross was the beloved husband of Marjorie (Steeper) for 59 years. Loving father of Clifford (Gabriela), Jim (Rosa), Janet (Mike) Baynton, and Cathy. Special grandpa to his many grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

Son of the late Willard and Mary Britton of Acton. Dear brother of Shirley (Don) Swackhamer and brother-in-law of Mervin Thomson. Predeceased by his sisters Betty (Calvin) McIntyre and Eleada Thomson.

Frunchak AnneFRUNCHAK, Anne (Ewach) - Passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital in Burlington on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at the age of 97.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Frederik.

Loving mother of Susan and mother-in-law of John. Cherished sister to John and Al of Manitoba. Anne will be dearly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Fogal BernieceFOGAL, Berniece - Passed away peacefully at the Georgetown District Hospital, with her family by her side, on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 in her 98th year.

Loving wife of the late Charles Fogal. Dear mother of Robert (Zolikha), Rick (Jane) and Ron. Cherished Grammie and Grandma of Robbie, Annicia, Erik, Elizabeth and Jordan.

Berniece was predeceased by her brothers Art and Gil Knutson.

LONGWELL, Alexander (Sasha) James - (January 26, 1989 – February 13, 2018) - Died suddenly after a Sisyphean battle with addiction, in the Town of Oakville.

Beloved son of Mary Duncan (John Brewer) and Kevin Longwell (Colorado), cherished partner of Shawna Ferguson, grandson of Penny “Nana” Johnstone and the late Merle and Shirley Longwell (Nebraska).

Brother of Matthew Longwell (Jenna), Jessica and Camilla Brewer, nephew of David Duncan (Kentucky), uncle to Brody and dogfather to Hudson.

Boucher LenBOUCHER, Libert Joseph 'Len' - Passed away at the Hampton Terrace on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at the age of 97.

Loving husband of the late Lillian Boucher. Loving father of Toni (Alex), Janet (Michael), and Tina (Charlie).

Proud grandfather of Amanda, Andrea, Pamela and Patricia, Cameron, Ashley, Marie, Douglas and Joey. Great-grandfather of Alex, Mia, Lora, Olivia, Zoe, Meghan, Sarah, Sophie, Anya and Owen.

THOMSON, Sheila Mary (nee Claridge) - Peacefully passed away at Allendale Long Term Care on February 13, 2018 at the age of 88 years.

Beloved wife for over 60 years to Stanley. Loving mother of Carol (Robert) and her late son Barry (Ada). Proud grandmother to Kimberley (Rob), Tyler (Natalia) and Sean.

Thomson SheilaTHOMSON, Sheila Mary (nee CLARIDGE)  - Peacefully passed away at Allendale Long Term Care on February 13, 2018 at the age of 88 years.

Beloved wife for over 60 years to Stanley.

Loving mother of Carol (Robert) and her late son Barry (Ada).

Nie DonNIE, Donald Eric - (July 29, 1943 - February 13, 2018) -

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Donald Eric Nie in his 75th year, at Hamilton General Hospital after a brave battle with heart disease.

The beloved husband and partner to Mary Martina Nie (nee Harnden), father and mentor to Martina Nie-Schall (Jeff) and Andrew Nie (Jennifer), adoring grandpa to Emma, Lindsay and Anneliese, brother to Judy Pearson (Kent) and Geoff Nie (Pat).

Peters EdnaPETERS, Edna Mary Alida - Formerly of St. Laurent, Quebec, passed away peacefully in the early morning of Tuesday, February 13, 2018 in her 96th year.

Daughter of the late Adolphe and Helena Daniels, Edna was predeceased by her loving husband, Norman, and son, Donald.

She will be greatly missed by her children, Suzan, Kathy (Vic), Mike and Karen (John); her grandchildren Lori (Mark), Scott (Niki), Becca, Eric, Thomas, Marc and great grandchildren, Mason, Parker and Ashton.

Weatherhead AlanWEATHERHEAD, Alan Frederick - (Retired longtime employee of the Globe & Mail) - Peacefully after a brief illness on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, the Joseph Brant Hospital, in his 92nd year.

Alan, beloved husband of the late Eileen (nee Cooper).

Dear father of Sandra and the late Gary. Loved father-in-law of Mary Weatherhead, and grandfather of Trevor and Caitlin, all of South Carolina.

MacNair IanMacNAIR, Ian Donald - Born January 31, 1958 passed away surrounded by his family on Tuesday February 13th, 2018.

Loving husband to Gwen (née Mayhew), father to Laura (Trevor), and Heather (David). Brother of Neil, Bruce (Mihaela), Janet (Russ), and the late Sandra. Son of Marjorie and the late Donald MacNair.

Ian was a successful CFO and philanthropist, sitting on multiple charity boards including Variety-A Children’s Charity (Chair and Director), and Osteoporosis Canada (Director and Vice Chair).

Myers ArdenMYERS, John 'Arden' - In loving memory of John Arden Myers, who passed away peacefully on February 13th, 2018,  surrounded by family at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.

Born November 1st, 1932 in Westport, Ontario, Arden enjoyed a successful 40-year career with Ontario Hydro.

He is lovingly remembered by his wife of 60 years, Gwen (neeKennedy), his children, Ron (Noelle) and Laurie (Harold), and his grandchildren Courtney (Craig), Danielle, Zachary, and Kristin.

Hall GlennHALL, Glenn - A resident of Île des Soeurs, Quebec, passed away peacefully at home on February 13, 2018 in his 88th year.

Glenn was born in Hamilton, Ontario. Son of the late Agnes and Stanley Hall. He is survived by his loving companion Lorraine Ste. Marie of Île des Soeurs, Quebec.

Loving father of Kelly Beckett (Scott) of Burlington and Dana Hall (Bill Trumper) of Burlington. Dear grandfather of Jordan Lane of Copenhagen, Alexandra Beckett (Adi) of Montreal, Ethan Beckett of Kingston. Mickey, Christopher and Bridget Trumper of Burlington.

Barry CaroleBARRY, Carole (Peters) - Peacefully passed away with her husband at her side at Wellington Park Care Centre in Burlington, on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at the age of 79.

Beloved wife of Frank. Loving mother of Laura, Steven, Denise and Scott.

Doting grandmother of Jason, Kristina, Andrew and Owen.

MacLeod JulieMacLEOD, Julie Anne (Miso) - (1957 - 2018) -

It is with much sadness that we share the news of Julie MacLeod’s passing, wife of Robin and very proud mother of Taylor. Julie passed peacefully on February 13th, 2018 surrounded by her family, just as she wanted.

Julie and Robin, married for 26 years, loved spending time at Rice Lake with their daughter Taylor. 

Julie was well known by many in the world of education. She had many roles with the Halton District School Board finishing her career with the Ministry of Education as a Student Achievement Officer. The many lives Julie touched are unimaginable.

Caicco LuigiCAICCO, Luigi - Peacefully passed away surrounded by family and friends on Tuesday, February 12, 2018 in his 78th year.

Loving husband and best friend to Matilda Caicco (nee Vairo).

Loving father of Peter (Elena) Caicco, Dany Caicco, and Carla (Frank) Mangialardi. Beloved grandfather of Ethan, Alessandra and Peter.

Tocher MavisTOCHER, Mavis Marlene - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side, at Chartwell Retirement Residence, Ancaster, Ontario on February 12, 2018 at the age of 92.

Loving wife of the late Leslie Brown Watson Tocher for 62 years. Cherished mother of Lynn Robson (Chris), Glenn Tocher (Shelley), and Jean Gap (Stan).

Proud grandmother of Jennifer Pommainville (Andre), Lee Robson (Amanda), Drew Robson (Kristine), and Alex Gap. A proud great grandmother of seven great grandchildren.

Hornby OliveHORNBY, Olive - Our beloved and cherished Olive passed away peacefully with family by her side at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital on February 12, 2018 in her 88th year.

Olive is survived by her devoted and loving husband of 67 years, Albert Edward Hornby.

Olive will be forever remembered by her son James David (Mary-Anne), her daughter Pamela (Marc), her grandchildren Jonathan, Corinne, Christopher (Amanda), Allison (Alex), and Sarah (Ryan), and great grandson Ethan as well as her brother-in-law Ron and nieces Beverly, Karen, and Michelle and their families.

Kelman MarleneKELMAN, Marlene (nee Crowhurst) - Peacefully, on Sunday February 11th, 2018 at the Milton District Hospital. Marlene, in her 74th year.

Wife of the late Norman Kelman. Loving mother of Jamie (Jody) and Shawn (Kelly). Proud grandmother of Paige, Loghan, Wesley, Aaron and Allyson.

Predeceased by her brother Wayne. Marlene will be fondly remembered by many friends.

Chapman RayCHAPMAN, Ray - Suddenly, on Sunday February 11th, 2018 at Extendicare Brampton. Ray, in his 82nd year.

Loving father of Lynn, Karen, Kelly (Mike) and Krista (Jeff). Loved Grampie of Jackie, Christopher, Sarah, Marshall, Emily and Hannah. Great-grampie of Nathan. Dear brother of Allan and Dorothy.

Predeceased by his brother Reg and by his sisters Elva and June. Ray will be sadly missed by Lillian.

Ave GastoneAVE, Gastone Dalle - (January 6, 1923 - February 11, 2018) -

Passed away on February 11, 2018.

Brooks BetteBROOKS, Bette - Passed away suddenly at home in her 75th year on Sunday, February 11th, 2018.

Bette is survived by her sister Helen, sister in law Lynda and will be sadly missed by her nieces and nephews.

She is the loving daughter of the late Jim and Marjorie Brooks and sister to the late Art Brooks.