Thompson KevinTHOMPSON, Kevin Robb - (February, 3, 1971 - October 16, 2017) - Kevin passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family in his 46th year.

He is survived by his loving parents Charles and Diane Thompson of Caledonia and his grandmother Jane Greenough.

Dear brother of Jean Johnson (Glenn) and William Thompson (Katelyn). Kevin will be sadly missed by his nieces and nephew, Grace, Sage and Eli Johnson as well as his many aunts, uncles and cousins.


GOWAN, Margaret Annie Elizabeth (nee: Jackson) - Peacefully at Brantford General Hospital on Monday October 16, 2017 in her 80th year, wife of the late Carl Gowan. 

Loving mother of Katherine, Tammy, Tina and Carla.  Dear nana of Meghan, Alden, Brandon, and Adam and great nana to Ava.  Sister of Robert, and the late Ruth, Pearl, and Andrew. 


DEMARIA, Donna Lynn - Passed away unexpectedly at her home on Monday, October 16th, 2017 in her 64th year.

Beloved mother of Jason, Shannon (Dale Watson), and Nikki (Rick) Legault. Devoted grandmother of 4 grandchildren, and 4 great-grandchildren.

She will also be fondly remembered by Bruce and the Demaria family, and several brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews and friends.


Gobelian SamiramGOBELIAN, Samiram Alis -  It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Samiram at the Brantford General Hospital on Monday, October 16, 2017 in her 103rd year. 

Beloved wife of the late John Gobelian (2013) for 70 years.

Much loved mother of Mike (Sirarpi) Gobelian and Mayda (Jack) Oskan. Proud matzmama of Arthur (Lisa), Hera, Nazan and great-grandma of Emma and Lucas. 

Sister of Anahit “Anna” Darderian. Much loved aunt of Walter and Renee of Brazil.


Herd HarryHERD, Harry Uden - Passed away peacefully with his family at his side on Sunday, October 15, 2017, in his 91st year.

Predeceased by his first wife Pearl, and son Bradley.

Will be sadly missed by his sons, Cal (Kelly) and Craig. Grandchildren Lindsey Barrett (Keith), Jason (Anca), Brent, Adam, Ryan and Raquel. Great Grandchildren, Sophia, Layla, Annie Hayden, Jade and Riley. Beloved husband of Margaret Herd.


Botelho EusibioBOTELHO, Eusebio 'Bibs' - It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Eusebio at the age of 54, on October 15, 2017.

Loving father of Tony (Dana) and Kiefer.

Caring brother of Manny (Lori) and Joe (Bonnie). Loving son of Natalia and the late Antonio.

Bibs will be sadly missed by his grandchild, many nieces, nephews, family and friends.


FRY, Shirley Margaret – Surrounded by loving family, on Sunday October 15, 2017, at Christian Horizon House, in her 70th year. 

Shirley is survived by her brother Paul Fry, sister-in-law Helen Fry, her niece Christina (James), nephew Edward and great niece Eleanor.

She was predeceased by her parents Donald and Frances Fry and her brother Russell Fry.


Brocker BrigitteBROCKER, Brigitte Maria - At Idlewyld Manor, Hamilton on Sunday, October 15, 2017, Brigitte Brocker at the age of 82 years.

Too weak to continue the fight with Kidney disease, Brigitte, through courage and bravery, passed peacefully and travelled home to the warm embrace of her late husband Dieter (2013).

Loving mother of Mike and his wife Susan and their children Caitlyn and Hailey and Andrea and her husband Dan and their children Joshua and Christopher.


FRASER, Caryl Heather - Peacefully at her residence on Sunday October 15, 2017, in her 71st year. 

Beloved wife of the late Garry Fraser.

Dear sister of Mary Lou Harris (Rick). Loving aunt of Jennifer (Patrick) and Kristy (Jason). Dear sister in law of Wayne Fraser (Lynda),  Darlene Harwood (Paul), Buck Fraser (Rhonda) and Janice Murray (Michael).  Will also be missed by many  nieces and nephews. 


MacLellan PhilipMacLELLAN, Philip Christopher - (September 16, 1984 - October 14, 2017) - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Philip MacLellan at the age of 33, son of Dan and Brenda.

Loving father of Aliyah and Mason. Cherished brother of Matthew (Amanda) and uncle of Kora and Peyton. His best friend and soulmate Sarah.

Philip is survived by his grandmothers Elva Price and Elizabeth MacLellan, his very special Aunt Pam and was predeceased by his grandfathers Lionel Price and Harold MacLellan. He will be sadly missed by his many relatives and friends.


Prentice IsobelPRENTICE, Isobel - Passed away surrounded by family on Saturday, October 14, 2017 in her 82nd year.

Loving mother of Douglas (Shelley) and Paula (Steve) Burgin. Cherished grandmother of Seth (Chelsey), Joel (Kelli) and Jesse (Ryan) and great-grandmother of Clayton, Liam and Rowan. Isobel will be deeply missed by her special friend Judy.

Survived by brother Gordon (Phyllis), sisters Evelyn (Jack), Jean (Bill), Lois (Vern), Patricia (Bill) and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sister Mary and loving companion Gord Carr.


Fridrih MirkoFRIDRIH, Mirko - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Mirko Fridrih on Saturday October 14th, 2017 at 10:50 pm, in his 82nd year.

With a strong will to live he courageously fought after complications from heart surgery Mirko spent the remainder of his time at home surrounded by his family, never losing his positivity and ability to laugh and smile.

He was, and always will be beloved husband and soul mate to Mira for 59 years. Caring and giving father to Drazen "Dan", and Zdravka "Christine" (Krunoslav). Magnanimous Grandfather "Otata" to Adam, Eric (Stephanie), Michael (Angela), and Matthew.


CARRIERE, Simone - We are sad to announce that Simone died on October 14, 2017 at the age of 98 years.

Loving mother of Eva Wood, Diane Carriere and son-in-law Edward Northey. Simone was predeceased by her husband, Lionel, daughters Mona Northey and Jeannette Arnold, and son Ronald Carriere.

Also survived by her grandchildren Michael (Shauntea) and Bradley (Missy) Northey, Allison (Matt) Wood, Michelle (Stan) Ligaj, Denise (Jim) Arnold, Joel and Ryan (Breanna) Carriere and Rhonda (Austin) Carriere, eight great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.


BUBNYS, Elena - (1920 - 2017) - Peacefully, on Saturday, October 14th, 2017, at Norview Lodge in Simcoe, Ontario.

Elena, beloved wife of the late Juozas.

Loving mother of Loretta Julian (the late William), and Nina Squires (Mike). Dear grandmother of Kris (Kerrie) Julian and Justin (Asta) Julian, and great grandmother of Ethan.


Cowieson JanetCOWIESON, Janet Cunningham Baxter - Peacefully on October 14, 2017 in her 98th year.

Beloved wife to Ivan for 70 years.

Loving mother to Bob (Barbara) and Betty (Sam). Cherished grandma to Yvonne (Mike), Tanya (Chris), Brett (Ashleigh), Scott (Jen) and Ryan and great grandma to Max, Josie, Rosie, Bailey, Jaxon and Clayton.


HOMENIUK, Florence - Peacefully a St. Joseph’s Lifecare Centre on Saturday, October 14, 2017.

Florence will be greatly missed by her former husband, life long friend and care giver Al.

She is survived by many nieces, nephews and their families in Ontario and Nova Scotia. Florence will also be greatly missed by her niece Dawn Monahan - Reppa ( Michael). Predeceased by her sisters Dency (Hugh) Monahan, Mary Kay MacInnis and brothers Haun, Alex (Olive), James (Shiela) and Russel (Beverley) MacInnis.


Putt LillianPUTT, Lillian - Entered into the presence of her Lord and Saviour early Saturday morning, October 14, 2017, in her 88th year.

Lillian, beloved wife of Tom (deceased 1999), loving parent of Sharon (deceased 2010) and her husband Rick, Michael and his wife Sharon and Rob and his wife Susan.

Loving grandmother of Erin, Kathryn, Mark, Benjamin, Matthew, Nathan, Alyssha; great grandmother of Lincoln, Emerson, Hayden and Lucas; dear sister of Jeanette (Hines) and William Raymond. 


LOERCH, Marga Liselotte - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by the love of her family at the Brantford General Hospital on Saturday October 14, 2017; in her 90th year.

Loving wife of the late Gerhard Loerch (2006). Beloved mother of Monica Robertson and her husband Robert. Much loved Oma of Cory Robertson and his wife Jessica. Great Oma of Luke.

Marga will be fondly remembered by her sister in law, Hiltrun Gieselmann and by her special friend Ingrid, nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends in both Germany and Canada.


Kennelly Tessier TheresaKENNELLY-TESSIER, Theresa Rosemary - The Love of my Life and “Centre of my Universe,” Theresa Rosemary Kennelly-Tessier, suddenly slipped away Saturday morning October 14, 2017 at home at the age of 64.

Thirty-six years was not enough time for me to be with her. 

Theresa graduated several times (Double Honours B.A. Archaeology and Classics from McMaster University, Honours Diploma Theology, Honours Diploma Ethics and Diploma Education from Loyola College (McGill University).


Andry MaureenANDRY, Maureen (nee Kennedy) -  It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Maureen Andry on October 14, 2017 at the Hamilton General Hospital at the age of 84.

Cherished wife of Dr. Harold Andry for 60 years. Beloved mother of Linda, Lisa (Brian), and Paul (Krista). Loving grandmother of Evette and Emily.

Survived by her brother Patrick and sister-in-law Jean. Predeceased by her siblings Michael and Peggy.

Special thanks for the care received by the staff of ICU South at the Hamilton General Hospital.


ALDOUS, Louise Marie (nee Smith)Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph's Hospital in Hamilton, on Saturday, October 14, 2017, in her 95th year.

Beloved wife of the late Frank Aldous (2011), to whom she was married for 47 years.

Dear sister to the late Hart and Rita Smith, the late Audrey and Joseph Lenjosek, Sheridan and Norma Smith, and Patrick and Katie Smith. Dear sister-in-law to the late Kenneth Aldous and Howard Aldous, both of England. Cherished aunt of many nieces and nephews.

During her career as a high school English teacher with the Toronto District School Board, Louise was a devoted mentor to the many students whose education she nurtured. She shared her love of music and singing through participation and guidance in the organization of musicals and plays.


Allison EleanorALLISON, Eleanor - (March 23, 1950 - October 13, 2017) - After a valiant battle with cancer, Eleanor passed away on October 13, 2017, surrounded by her family.

Loving mother of Scott (Tammy), Allison and Erika (Todd). Cherished grandma of Gregory.

Beloved sister of Dave and Ben Allison. Predeceased by her parents Ashley and Evelyn.


Szulc GordSZULC, Gordon Sigurd - It is with great sadness, we announce the passing of Gord on October 13, 2017 in his 67th year.

Beloved husband to Brenda for 44 years.

Loving father to Sara and Ryan and his wife Madeleine. He was a proud "Baba" to Willow and Ivy.

Gord will be dearly missed by all his extended family and friends.


JOHNSON, Arlene - Peacefully passed away at Riverview Terrace on Friday October 13, 2017, in her 95th year.

Loving wife of the late Roy (1996). Much loved mom of Jim Duke of British Columbia, Linda Muscat (the late Fred- 2011) and Terry Duke (Bev).

Beloved grandmother of Tony (Melinda), Jamie (Leanne), Pamela and Krystle (Wes). Great grandmother of Ryder, Connor, Brenley, Tanna, Shayla, Lincoln and Oliver.


Giavedoni OfeliaGIAVEDONI, Ofelia Angela - Passed away peacefully with family by her side on Friday, October 13, 2017 in her 95th year.

Predeceased by husband Gino. Loving mother to Silvio (Maria) and Dennis (Brenda).

Cherished grandmother to ten grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.


Francey BettyFRANCEY, Betty Gean - Leaving the family with heavy hearts, after a well lived life; Betty has been reunited with her beloved husband Norm (2000), on Friday, October 13, 2017 in her 90th year at St. Joseph’s Hospital.

She will be lovingly remembered and missed by her children Bob (Luan) predeceased by her daughter in law Judy, Les, Ken (Mary), Brenda Budd (Larry) and Paul (Karen). Grandchildren Maurine (Darryl), Amanda (Tony), Brent and Jessica (Kurt). Great Grandchildren Hunter, Calvin, Norah, Brooke and Ellie.

Survived by her sister, Isobel, predeceased by Albert and Helen; also survived by brother in law Len and sister in laws Olive, Rhoda and Maria.