Gervais GraceGERVAIS, Grace Rosaline (nee Watson) - (1937 - 2018) - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our mother, on Sunday January 7, 2018 at Milton District Hospital in her 81st year.

Dear wife of the late Pork Gervais.  Loving mother of Darlene (Scott) Wilson, Diane (Steve) McInnis and Debbie Morris (Mike).  Proud grandmother to Craig, Nicholas, Brianne, William, Brittany, Brennan and great-granddaughter Chloe.

Sister of Thomas, Brian, Sharon, Kevin and Ronnie and their families. Predeceased by brother Leroy and parents Tom and Helen Watson. Sister-in-law and aunt to the Gervais families.


Coulson MabelCOULSON, Mabel - It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Mabel on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at the Milton District Hospital.

Mabel Coulson, beloved wife of the late Harold Coulson. Loving mother of Linda and her husband Ron Break.

Forever remembered by her granddaughters Angela and her husband Kipp Edwards and Kelsi Break and her husband Rob Dunsmore. Cherished great grandmother of Isabell, Georgia, Ben and Wyatt.


Mason NormMASON, Norman 'Norm' James – (WWII British Navy) - Peacefully at Cama Woodland Nursing Home, Burlington, on Sunday January 7, 2018 after just celebrating his 94th birthday.

Beloved husband of the late Margaret (nee Genno). Loving father of Charles (Patti) and Abigail (Boris Stec).

Cherished grandfather of Brandon, Samantha and Andie Mason and Nicholas and Christopher Stec. Predeceased by his sister Joan.


Odorico BillODORICO, Bill - (September 8, 1924 - January 7, 2018) - 

With his loving family by his side, it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear dad.

Beloved husband of Alba and dear father of Renato & daughter-in-law Susan, nonno to Mandy, Katrina & Patricia. Survived by his dear brother Tony and sister-in-law Virginia.


Lucic StrahinjaLUCIC, Strahinja - (November 15, 1929 - January 7, 2018) -

Passed away on January 7, 2018.


Chin Yee FerdinandCHIN-YEE, Ferdinand  -  October 20, 1918 – January 7, 2018

He was the devoted husband of the late Lillian (nee Lee) and father to predeceased children, Janice and Craig.


Locey BlancheLOCEY, Blanche Evangeline (Jacques) - Peacefully on Saturday January 6, 2018 at Headwaters Health Care Centre, Orangeville, in her 91st year.

Blanche was the loving mother of  Doreen (Ralph) of Newfoundland, Curtis of Kitchener, Jan (Fred) of Erin, Suzanne (Albert) of Morrisburg and the late Joanie, Jim and Michael (Debbie),adoring grandmother of 18 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

Blanche will be remembered and loved by all, including by her 20 siblings and her dear friend Gina.


Cloutier JoeCLOUTIER, Bernard 'Joe' - (November 18, 1931 - January 6, 2018) - Peacefully passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital on January 6, 2018.

Beloved husband, and best friend of Shirley (neé Robinet). The best loving father of Michael (Nancy) and Susan Cairns (Frank Mattiolli).

Proud grandfather of Justin (Katie), Ryan, Christine Lister (Steven) and Carly Flood (John) and great-grandfather to Ethan and Emma. Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Joe retired from Mack Truck, and enjoyed spending time with his family and golfing at Tyandaga.


Babakhani IevkenBABAKHANI, Ievken - (April 10, 1938 - January 6, 2018) -

It is with great sadness we announce her sudden passing.

She was a cherished mother and grandmother.


Smith JamesSMITH, James C. - It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of James on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of Margaret for 65 years. Loving father of Colleen (Jamie), Rhonda (Lorne) and Jim (Lori). Cherished grandfather to Erin (Ian), Ryan and Samantha (Colin). Proud great-grandfather to Jaime and Sean.

Will be sadly missed by sisters Dorothy, Irene and brother Robert.


LESSELS, John Barry - (November 2, 1937 - January 6, 2018) -

It is with profound sadness that lifelong Oakville resident John Barry passed away peacefully at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital in his 80th year.

After 55 years of marriage Barry leaves behind his loving wife Delphine, son Darryl, brothers Robert and David. He will be truly missed by all of his extended family and friends.


COOK, Christina - (May 6, 1930 - January 5, 2018) -

It is with great sadness we announce Christina's passing at the Castleview-Wychwood Long Term Care.

She  will be greatly missed by her family and friends.


Acedo FernandoACEDO, Fernando Bravo - Suddenly at his residence on Friday, January 5, 2018. Fernando was in his 78th year.

Loving husband of Ann (nee Gluszko) for 45 years. Cherished father of Sonia, and Michael (Kareen). Sadly missed by grandaughter Mila.

Survived by sister Victoria and by brother Jose Luis. Brother in law of John (Carol). Uncle of Fernando, Alfonso, Jose Luis, Shelley, Amanda and Jessica.


Devine MichaelDEVINE, Michael - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Michael at Princess Margaret Hospital on Friday, January 5, 2018 at the age of 65.

Loving husband of Julie. Cherished father of Patrick (Stephanii), Noah (Jessica) and Sarah (Jeremy). Proud grandfather of Benjamin and Jacob. Dear brother of Mary, Peter, Patrick, Chris, and Nancy. Predeceased by his sister Gloria. He will be greatly missed by his nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Before retiring Michael, served with the Toronto Police Department, and prior he spent thirty years in the banking industry with TD Bank.


Hood BruceHOOD, Bruce Melvin - (1936 - 2018) - Peacefully on Friday January 5, 2018 at Hospice Wellington, Guelph.

Husband of Daphne and survived by his children; Randy (Ana), Kevin (Cecilia) and Marilyn and by Daphne's children, Grant, Kevin (Michelle) and Jennifer (Derek).

Bruce is grandfather to his grandchildren, Alexander, Connor, Caroline and Natalie as well as Daphne's grandchildren, Aiden, Kaiya, Paulina, Raquel, Clark, Emily and Jack.

He is also sadly missed by his brother Murray (Joan), sister Marina Fougere, dear friends Mike and Diana Leach and family as well as many cousins, nieces, nephews, friends and colleagues.


Scace EdwinSCACE, Edwin Ronald - Suddenly on Friday January 5, 2018 at his home in Georgetown. Edwin, in his 76th year.

Loved husband of the late Doreen Hills. Loving father of Ronald (Shelley), Jeanne (Bev Gibson), Ralph (Laura) and Jannette (Marc Nadeau).

Cherished grandpa of Dwayne, Randy, Tanya, Kimberly, Samantha, Ashley and Jessica and great grandpa of Jacob, Gabriella, Amanda and Clara.


Simmonds DonaldSIMMONDS, Donald Charles - (1949 - 2018) - Passed suddenly and unexpectedly on Friday January 5, 2018 at his home.

Loving husband of Deborah.

Dear friend of Charlie the newf.


Houle RogerHOULE, J. Roger - Passed away in his residence at Birkdale Place, Milton on Friday, January 5, 2018.

Roger was born in Saint-Louis-de-Gonzague, Quebec on June 3, 1922.

Predeceased by his loving wife of 70 years, Dorothy and his son Pierre (Carol).

Devoted father to Richard (Ruth), Robert (Edie), Michele and Theresa (Peter). Roger will be sadly missed by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.


Rolfe FloROLFE, Florence Noreen 'Flo' - With sadness we announce the passing of Florence Noreen Rolfe in Oakville Trafalgar Hospital on January 5, 2018 at the age of 87 years.

She was predeceased by two loving husbands, Mel Steane in 1966 and John Rolfe in 2000, and then by her beloved daughter, Barbara (Steane) DaRosa in 2010.

Flo will be missed and fondly remembered by her step-grandson Eric DaRosa and all who knew and loved this lovely, spirited lady.


Selway DavidSELWAY, David Victor - Passed away on Friday, January 5, 2018 at the age of 84.

We are all sad to say goodbye to a true gentleman, friend, loving husband and soulmate to Joan, and loving father to Jacqueline, Jonathan, Mark and their families.


Egerton PaulEGERTON, Paul Louis - Suddenly at the Georgetown Hospital on Thursday January 4, 2018 in his 69th year.

Beloved son of the late Catherine (Kay) and James Louis Egerton.

Dear brother of Jim & Francie Egerton, Bernie & Lauren Egerton, Theresa & Bruce McEachern, Peter & Mary Egerton, Mary Lou & Steve Foreman, Anne & Richard Jefferies, John & Kim Egerton and the late Catherine Egerton.


Ricciuti TonyRICCIUTI, Antonio 'Tony' – As he would have wanted it to be, with his children by his side, the “Commander-in-chief” returned “home” to be with his beloved mamma, pappa, brothers “Giacamo” and Marino, dearly loved wives Frances and Miria and son Giulio on January 4, 2018.

After 90 years of a life well lived, “Tony” will not only be reuniting with cherished loved ones, but now will be able to return to his beloved Casentino, Italy to enjoy music, dancing, good food and the picturesque scenery in the village in central Italy where he was born August 11, 1928.

Our dad would want you to know that he finished his “work” here. He raised 5 children, worked as a bricklayer in the construction industry in many places including Italy, France, Quebec, the United States finally settled in Burlington, Ontario.


Loeprich SylLOEPRICH, Sylvia Marilyn 'Syl' (nee Davie) - (August 20, 1936 – January 4, 2018) - Sylvia (Syl) passed away gently in the arms of her loving husband, Ed, on Thursday January 4, 2018, in her 82nd year.

Syl was Ed's beloved wife and soulmate for almost 60 years and leaves behind their two sons, John (Cynthia) and Eddie (Barb) and their four grandchildren, Samantha, Sabrina, Jerica & Dane.

Syl also leaves behind her two brothers, R.H. (Bob) Davie (Jeannie) of Kelowna, British Columbia and Brett Davie (Sandy) of Flin Flon, Manitoba and her sister, Michelle Wedgewood (Jim) of Winnipeg, Manitoba. She was predeceased by her sister, Winnie Barrow (Tom) of Calgary, Alberta and her parents R.H. (Pinkie) Davie and Henrietta (Pody) Davie.


Forstner BettyFORSTNER, Betty Lorraine (Steiner) - Passed away at her residence on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at the age of 91.

Predeceased by her husband Peter Forstner. Mother of Janet, Michael and Wayne. Betty will be dearly missed by 6 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

Survived by her sister Joyce. Betty is predeceased by her brothers Harvey and George.


IRVIN, Mary Louise (Hauck) - Peacefully with her children by her side at Juravinski Hospital, on January 3, 2018, in her 73rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Arden (2007). Loving mother of Sandra Nelson (Michael) and Brad Irvin (Michelle). Nana will be sadly missed by her grandchildren, Mitchell, Jack, Madison, and Zack.

Dear sister of the late Sharon (late Charles), Ron (Doreen), Gary (Gloria) and Jim. Mary Lou will also be greatly missed by her in-laws, Ross and Debbie.


Humby BarbaraHUMBY, Barbara Jane - Passed away peacefully on January 3, 2018 at the Village of Tansley Woods.

Born on June 2, 1930 in Goderich, Ontario. She was the youngest daughter of Ivan Daniel Eastman and Bertha Adeline Haley. Educated in Hamilton, Ontario at Loretto Academy and McMaster University.

Predeceased by her husband of 61 years, Thomas Arthur Humby. They were married on September 20, 1952 at Grace Anglican Church in Hamilton. Mother of Alison Ruth Humby (Bruce Payn) and Lise Christine Humby. Sister to Marjorie Ruth Rose and Elizabeth Marguerite (Betty) Mumby.