HOPF, Jeanette Marie - Peacefully, surrounded by her family, at Stedman Community Hospice on July 18, 2018 in her 69th year.

Beloved wife of the late Bill Hopf. Loving mother of Kimberley (Ian) and John and step-mother of Lisa (Matt), William and Robert (Val).

Grandmother of Josh, Ashley, Corson, Alyssa, Kyle, Kaitlyn and Christine. Survived by her mother Jean Szabo, brothers, Ron, Stephen (Joann), Kevin (Shannon), Keith (Michelle) and many nieces and nephews.

Mercanti NardinoMERCANTI, Nardino - (April 20, 1934 - July 17, 2018) - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Nardino at the Hamilton General Hospital, surrounded by his family, in his 84th year.

He was a generous and loving husband/father/Nonno and leaves a legacy of beautiful memories behind.

He will be greatly missed by his wife Liliana, and his children Dino (Cindy) and Emily (Elio). He was a devoted and loving grandfather to Dominic, Adriana, Stefania and Nicholas, who were everything to him.

Di Pietro CharlotteDi PIETRO, Charlotte Elizabeth (nee White) - (August 18, 1943 - July 17, 2018) - Our Mom and Nonni is now in a better place.

Beloved wife of John (deceased), cherished Mom of Laura (Chris), Chris (Sheryl) and Ray (Julia).

Adored by her grandchildren Miranda (Tyler), Connor (Nathan), Liam (Kathleen), Emily (Nathan), Jaime and Tessa.

CHANT, Ross Douglas – (July 3, 1930 – July 17, 2018) - Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Healthcare on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 after a long battle with heart disease.

Dearly loved and missed by his wife Peggy of 17 years.  Predeceased by his first wife Isobel and his 8 siblings.

Loved always by sons Rick (Kathryn) and Mark (Debbie), daughters Barb Chant, Cheryl (Jeffrey Martindale) and Laurie Oare, 13 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.

Ivancak KatarinaIVANCAK, Katarina - Katarina passed away on July 17, 2018 in her 87th year.

Devoted wife to Joe Ivancak and beloved mother to Maria Kozelj.

Loving grandmother to Christian Kozelj (Adriana)and Joey Kozelj (Valentina). Great-grandmother to Jakob and Gabriella.

Katarina will be deeply missed by her extended family in Canada and Kumovi in Croatia.

Oosterwyk VivianOOSTERWYK, Vivian - Passed away peacefully on July 17, 2018 in her 72nd year.

Beloved wife to John for 50 years and loving mother to Karen Oosterwyk.

Adored grandmother to Elle, Charlie and Violet.

SOLEA, Maria - On July 17th, 2018 Maria Solea, wife, mother, sister, and grandmother, passed away suddenly at the age of 85 years surrounded by her family.

Maria will forever be fondly remembered by her children George (Christine), Kyprianos (Sevasti), Helene (Edmund), grandchildren Sotyria (Mike), Marianna (Rani), Yianni (Lenny), John (Elyse), Eleftherios (Heather), Ireena (Kimon), Konstantinos, and great granddaughter Elena.

McKillop BarbMcKILLOP, Barb - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on July 16, 2018, at the Juravinski Hospital at the age of 69.

Loving wife of Harry for 49 years. Beloved mother of Tim (Ember) and Mike. Cherished grandmother of Samantha and Sebastian and great-grandmother of Athena and Rye.

Predeceased by her parents Len and Jean Thurston and brother Bob. Dear sister of John (Barb), Ken (Carol) and sister-in-law of Nancy.

GARCIA, Maria Elena - Maria passed peacefully into the presence of her Lord and Saviour, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, on Monday, July 16, 2018, at the age of 68.

Loving mother of Karina Vasquez (Antonio), Julio (Aida), William (Claudia), Roger, Helen Garcia, Ana Barrondo (Pedro), Dario (Joan), Daniel (Miranda) and Raquel Garcia (Mark).

LABELLE, Deneige - (July 29, 1915 - July 16, 2018) - Passed away peacefully in her 103rd year at the Brantford General Hospital.

Once again reunited with her husband Raymond of over 65 years.

Loving mother of Rejean, Donald (Lillian), Geraldine (the late Zenon), Gerald (Adelia).

BARTON, Ruby Winnifred (nee Adams) - Passed away peacefully at Park Lane Terrace Nursing Home on Monday, July 16, 2018 in her 101st year. Arthur, beloved husband of 58 years, predeceased her in January 2000.

Dear mother of daughter Evelyn Loaring and her husband Paul Perras and son Jim and his wife Kathy Barton. Beloved grandmother of Sean and Jaimie Loaring, Ryan (Jennifer), Cameron (Lindsay), and Paul (Katie) Barton. Loving great grandmother of Alexandra, Reese, Halle, Reid, Zackary and Kal Barton. Ruby is predeceased by her brothers George, Lawrence, Donald and Raymond Adams.

Drehmer CarissaDREHMER, Carissa - It is with great sadness that the family of Carissa Drehmer (nee Hogeveen), announces her tragic passing, July 15, 2018 at the age of 34 years. 

Carissa will be forever remembered by her loving husband Jordan and their children Isaac, Eligh and Arika, her parents Lenore and the late Rick Hogeveen (2018), brothers Scott (Tanya), and Brett (Angela), her mother in law Janet (Chris), Father in law Brian (Jane), Sisters in law Eliza, Brandie (Dan) and Sarina. 

Gagnon DouglasGAGNON, Douglas Michael - Peacefully, after a lengthy illness at Juravinski Hospital, Hamilton on Sunday July 15, 2018.  Doug Gagnon of Jarvis, at the age of 40 years. 

Beloved son of Richard and Debbie Gagnon of Jarvis.  Loving companion and partner of Stefanie Jacobs of Simcoe.

Dear brother of Barbara Gagnon (Sean McCormick) of Simcoe, Mandy Baxter (Josh) of Simcoe, Victoria Gagnon (Brian Ramos) of Brampton, Ellie-Mae Gagnon and Amanda Jeanne Gagnon, both of Jarvis.

Moretti MarioMORETTI, Mario Corrado Carmine - (July 18, 1930 - July 15, 2018) -

We are deeply saddened to announce the peaceful passing of our husband, father and Nonno, Mario Corrado Carmine Moretti, a few days shy of his 88th birthday.

Beloved husband of Gina for 64 years. Loving father of Lucy and Harry (Maryanne). Cherished Nonno of Ava and Adriano.

Hardcastle LeeHARDCASTLE, Lee 'Beefer' - Suddenly and unexpected, passed away peacefully, at the Hamilton General Hospital on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at the age of 51.

Will be greatly missed by his wife Kathy and daughter Kristy.

Predeceased by his parents Don and Helen Hardcastle. Dear son-in-law of Carolyn and the late Doug Ballantyne.

McGeachie LawrenceMcGEACHIE, Lawrence -  It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Lawrence “Larry” McGeachie on July 15, 2018, in his 72nd year.

Larry was born in Bathgate, Scotland on September 28, 1946. He moved to Hamilton, Ontario and retired from Slater Steel in 2003.

Husband to Elaine, father to Nancy (Jeff) McKinnon and Ernie (Danielle) McGeachie, grandpa to Stephanie and Katie.