PUCCINI, Enrico – With great sadness we announce the passing of Enrico on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at the Brantford General Hospital, in his 94th year.

Predeceased by his wife Maria (2005).

Father of John and Ennio Puccini. Proud Nonno of Sabryna and Giosef. Enrico will be fondly remembered by many extended family members both here in Canada and in Italy.

 

LeBuffe HeatherLeBUFFE, Heather - Passed away unexpectedly in her sleep at her home, on Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 in her 59th year.

Beloved mother of Nicole (Terrence), and Autumn (Jason). Devoted grandmother of Bella, Sebastian, Talia, and Alexander.

She is survived by her father Arthur (the late Eileen), and her sisters Gloria (George) Hyde, and Kimberley Wilson. Predeceased by her brother Cory. She will also be fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews and friends.

 

Melmer GordonMELMER, Gordon William - Peacefully, surrounded by his family, on January 17, 2018 in his 82nd year.

Beloved husband of Patricia. Loving father of Brad (Marianne) and Leanna (Craig) Wolf. Cherished grandpa of Phallon, Andrew, Marleyse and Julia.

Survived by his brother Ross (Jayne). Missed by several nieces and nephews.

 

Kenyon IsobelKENYON, Isobel Ruth - Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph's Hospital on January 17, 2018 in her 89th year.

Predeceased by her beloved husband of 64 years, Ron, and her sister Marilyn Game. Loving mother to Tom (Steve), and Cindy (Craig) Wilson.

Devoted Grandmother to Trevor (Karen) and Chelsea (Jason) Par, and Great Grandmother to Jackson, Georgia, Ellie, Finnley and Jase.

 

MENDOZA, Artemio Torres - (October 20, 1945 - January 16, 2018) -

Passed away at home on Tuesday January 16, 2018 in his 73rd year.

 

Noort HankNOORT, Hendrik 'Hank' - Sadly the family announces the passing of Hank Noort on January 16, 2018 in his 73rd year, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Beloved husband of Linda and cherished father of Susan (Peter) and Dave (Andrea), loving Papa to Kaitlyn, Tristan, Vanessa and Julia.

Predeceased by his parents, Albert and Nellie Noort, mother and father-in-law Marion and Albert Brown, sisters-in-law Lois and Barbara and brother-in-law Fred. He will be missed by sisters-in-law Dorayne, Georgie (Jim), Barb and many nieces and nephews.

 

van Eikelenborg JennyVan Eikelenborg, Jannigje 'Jenny' - Passed away peacefully at Brierwood Gardens Nursing Home on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 in her 87th year.

Beloved wife of the late Ernst Van Eikelenborg (1996).

She will be missed by many family and friends.

 

Lajoie JeanLAJOIE, Jean Paul - It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Jean Paul at home on January 16, 2018 at the age of 75.

Loving husband of 40 years to Diana. Dearest father to Dr. Christina Adam (Kevin), Art Allen, Mike Allen (Lorrie), Wally Allen (Bonnie) and Brad Allen. Grandfather to Jessica, Olivia, Kyle, Emily, Andrew and Brandon.

Dear brother to Jacqueline Begin (Ronald) and Raymond Lajoie (Carole). He will be dearly missed by all his extended family and friends.

 

Bozyk FrancesBOZYK, Frances - In her 101st year, Frances passed away peacefully at the Juravinski Hospital on January 16, 2018.

She will be dearly missed by her beloved daughter Dianne Flichuk.

Predeceased by her husband Peter Bozyk and by her 1st husband John Flichuk. Also predeceased by her sister Mary and brother-in-law John and brother Steven. She will be missed by her sister-in-law Gladys.

 

Ollman DanielOLLMAN, Daniel - Passed away peacefully at the Hamilton General Hospital on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at the age of 97 years.

Beloved husband and sweetheart of the late Esther (nee Della-Siega) for 66 years.

Dear brother of Harry Ollman. Danny will be missed by his nieces and nephews and extended family.

 

Fortman ButchFORTMAN, Brian Elmer 'Butch' U.E. - (February 7, 1942 - January 16, 2018) - Peacefully, on January 16, 2018 at Hamilton General Hospital in his 76th year.

Beloved husband of Donna (nee Speare) for 50 years.  Loving father of Leanne Fortman and her husband John Nason, Brad and his wife Nicole. Wonderful Papa to Briar Nason.

Survived by his sister Mary McLeod (Walter), brother-in-law and sister-in-law Glynn and Jackie Speare. Predeceased by his parents Murray and Violet and brother Murray. He will also be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and lifelong friends.

 

Foster ArleneFOSTER, Arlene (nee Carmichael)Peacefully at Emmanuel House surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, in her 78th year.

Beloved wife of the late Clifford (1978). Loved mother of Kathy (Jeff), Wendy (Randy), Jim (Cathy), Allan (Barb), and Linda (Chris). Loving grandma of 12 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Dear sister of Ted, Ronald, Robert, Gordon and Pamela. Predeceased by a sister Anne and a brother Peter.  Survived by many nieces and nephews.

 

FERGUSON, James Gordon - Peacefully on January 16, 2018 at the Hamilton General Hospital, James Ferguson died in his 94th year.

Beloved husband of Estelle (nee Le Jambe). James will be lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews.

James was a proud member of Local 67 (Plumber & Steam Fitters Union) for over 50 years. He served with the Canadian Army during WWII and was a piping superintendent with the Aramco oil refinery in Saudi Arabia for 5 years.

 

Fowler MelanieFOWLER, Melanie - (March 1, 1962 - January 15, 2018) - After battling cancer for several years, Melanie passed away peacefully at home on January 15, 2018.

She will be missed immensely by her husband William, and their children Anne (Brad), and Adrian. Daughter of Eleanor and the late Jack Furlong. She will be missed by her mother in law Donna Fowler (the late James Fowler), and her brother in law Robert (Louise) Fowler.

Beloved sister to Roxanne, Gwen (Rick), and Noreen (Mike), and the late John Stairs.

 

Wilson Lindars MarionWILSON-LINDARS, Marion Mae - With saddened hearts we are announcing the passing of Marion, at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington on Monday, January 15, 2018 at the age of 78.

Survived by her daughters; Kathleen Wilson (Gerry), Michelle Wilson (Rene), and her grandchildren; Chelsea, Connor and Meghan.

Predeceased by her first husband Alan Wilson (1989) and second husband Norman Lindars (2008).

Marion spent many years Teaching with the Halton Board of Education, her passion was music. In her retirement she enjoyed playing bridge and was a member of the RWTO.

 

Harnett RickHARNETT, Richard Glenn 'Rick'Peacefully at the West Haldimand Hospital, Hagersville on Monday January 15, 2018 at the age of 75 years.

Beloved husband and best friend of Valerie (McLaughlin) Harnett. Loving father of Jason & Julie, Christopher & Maribeth, and Andrew & Chelsea. Brother of Charles & Cheryl, and the late Joy. Brother-in-law of Patrick & Betty McLaughlin. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Rick was past president of the Hagersville Lions Club, was a recipient of the Melvin Jones Fellowship and Heart of the Lion Awards, was a member of the West Haldimand Hospital board of directors and business teacher and coach for 33 years at the Hagersville and Cayuga Secondary schools.

 

Piedimonte AnninPIEDIMONTE, Annin Angela (Angelina)  - With deep sadness Angelina's family announce her entering into rest after a lengthy illness at St. Peter's Hospital in Hamilton on Monday, January 15, 2018.

Angelina (nee Venditti) in her 83rd year was the devoted and much loved wife of the late Guerrino (Gerry) Piedimonte (2004).

Beloved mother of John and his wife Sharon and Gerry and his wife Wendy.

 

Binks DoreenBINKS, Rose 'Doreen' (nee Clark) - Passed away peacefully on Monday, January 15, 2018 at Eastholme Home for the Aged, Powassan, Ontario, Doreen Binks at the age of 89 years.

Beloved wife to Cyril Binks (predeceased). Loved mother of Jonathan Binks (Wilma Koutstaal) of Minneapolis, MN, Julie Rose (Eric Rose) of O'Leary PEI, and Alan Binks (Elaine Kolenosky) of Lake Country, BC. Proud Grandmother of William, James, Daniel, Bryan, Laura.

 

LAFORME, Tony Lee Sr.Passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018 at the age of 55 years.

Father of Adam (Victoria), Katelyn (Jarran), Tony Jr. (Andrea), and Bailee.  Grandfather of Kinsley, Kaylee, and Roxanne.  Son of the late Ralph & Anne.

Brother of Julie, and Stacey (Tara).  Also survived by several nephews, nieces, uncles, aunts, and cousins.

 

Booker MorrisBOOKER, Morris Howard 'Moe' - (August 20, 1942 – January 14, 201) -

Moe handled this recent illness as he managed all things in life, with courage and dignity.

Lovingly remembered by his forever soulmate and wife Pam Thurgar. Moe loved all members of his blended family. Children; Glenn (Lorie), Jeff (Kawinna), Paul, Sarah (Mark), Simon, Dave (Stacey).

Moe treasured all of his grandchildren; Taziah, Jaden, Ethan, Aidan, Aisling, Jack, Hudson, Olivia, Grace, Gabrielle, Hunter, Sydney and Koen.

 

Allard KayALLARD, Catherine 'Kay' - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Kay on January 14, 2018 at the age of 80.

Cherished mother of John (Lorraine) and Erin Kovacsik (Randy). Loving gramma of Heather, Bailey, Shelby, Bryanah, Morgan, Nick (Aimie) and Jordan. Great-grandmother of Kayden, Logan and Emersyn.

Dear sister of John Schrader (Cathy) and Donna Campbell. Kay will be sadly missed by other family and friends.

 

GILLES, Douglas - Peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday January 14, 2018, in his 80th year.

Devoted and loving husband of Donna Brock. Beloved step-dad of Tracy (Bill), Rob (Sheila) and Rich (Lori).

Much loved “Skippy” of his grandchildren; Matthew, Kelsey, Stephanie and Renee. Great grandfather of Mason, Willow and Gage.

 

Gardien JackGARDIEN, Jacobus Cornelis 'Jack' - Entered into rest on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at the West Haldimand Hospital, Hagersville, in his 91st year.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Margaret. Loving father of Jeannette Griffiths (Mitch), David (Margaret) and John (Johanna, deceased).

Dear Opa to Lee (Vera), Gayle (Jesse), Jonique, Bailey and Jacobus and great Opa to Jack. Son of the late David and Adriana (Vos) Gardien.

 

Summers MargaretSUMMERS, Margaret (Lloyd) - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Margaret at Macassa Lodge on January 14, 2018 in her 87th year.

Beloved wife of the late George(2015). Loving mother of the late Rod(Joanne), Shelley Robertson, and Gail Higson(Mark).

Devoted Nana of Robin, Aimee, Julie, Liza, Laura, Lindsay, Leif, Jason, and Ryan. Proud Nana G of 18 great grandchildren.

 

Kilpin PamelaKILPIN, Pamela - Passed away surrounded by her loving family at the Brantford General Hospital, Sunday, January 14th, 2018 in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of the late Roland Kilpin (2008). Loving Mum of Christine (Jim) Hilbig, Susan (Dave) Beckett, Jill (Rob) Collins, and Anne (Don) Clysdale.

Cherished Granny and Great-Granny of Kate (Charles) Irwin, Mike (Tina) Hilbig, Bob (Courtney) Hilbig, Stephanie and Thomas Beckett, Donald, Connor, and Callie Clysdale, Leah and Ben Hilbig, and Max, Danny, and Lexi Irwin. She is survived by her sister Olive Smith.

 

McShane TrishMcSHANE, Trish - Unexpectedly at Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital in her 55th year.

Cherished daughter of Pat and Rose.  Loving sister of Lesley and Steve, John, Kath and Mike, Jen and Norm.  Trish will be greatly missed by many nieces, nephews and great nephews.