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MIRA, Patricia Marie - Passed away peacefully at the Meadows LTC in her 98th year. 

Survived by daughter Jackie Henderson (Paul), pre-deceased by parents RoseAnna and Eugene Chartier, sisters Berthe, Loretta, Guertie, Adrienne, Jackie, and Rita, and brothers Louie and Simon.

Pat was born in Timmins, Ontario, served in the RCAF from 1943-1945, worked at Northern Telephone until she moved to Hamilton in 1963 where she worked until her retirement at the HSR.


Bielby AlBIELBY, Al Howard -  The family of Al Bielby are saddened to announce his passing on Friday, June 9, 2017, with his heartbroken wife by his side.

Al leaves behind his wife Debbie (Hannigan), his two step daughters, Tiffany Fraser (Nick) and Krystal Hannigan. Al was a proud and loving grandpa to Mason and Leah Fraser.

Predeceased by his parents, Howard and Marg Bielby.

Also survived by his brother Brian (Trisha) and his sister Chris Macintosh (Brad) as well as nieces, Amy, Erin, Rachel and Emily, and his cousin Doug Bielby (Laurie) with whom he shared the same sense of humour and love of practical jokes. He also leaves behind his little brother, Steve Gravefell (Kim) and his family, with whom he shared a forty, plus years friendship.


FISCHER, Patrick J. (Pat) -  Nov 25, 1949 – June 9, 2017

Devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend has passed away at the Juravinski Hospital. Pat has died surrounded by his wife, children and brothers with love, hope, and peace.

Beloved husband of Rose (nee Gaetan) for 46 years. Loving father of Derek (Melissa), Bradley (Charlene), and Karin (Lowell).  Grandpa Pat of Braedan, Griffin, Avalon and Drake. 


Chapman MaryCHAPMAN, Mary Isobel - Peacefully passed away, surrounded by her family, at Albright Manor on June 8, 2017 at the age of 87. 

Beloved wife of the late Ross for 50 years.  Loving mother of Tom (Sharon), Paul (Cheryl), Cheryl Laking (the late Randy), the late Nancy Millions (Gerry) and Don (Lynn).  Cherished grandma of Lisa, Shellie, Tommi-Leigh, Mike, Chad, Jennifer, Jodi, Brian, Lauren and missed by ten great grandchildren. 

Predeceased by her brother Howard Mann and her sisters Doreen Malashevsky and Dorothy Ferster. 

Mary will be fondly remembered by other family and friends.  Special thanks to the staff of 5 East at Albright Manor for their exceptional care. 


Lancaster RobertLANCASTER, Robert Ian - Suddenly in Alberta on June 6th 2017 at the age of 38.

Beloved son of Rose Booth. Proud father to Dylan Harrison. Dear brother to Emma, Lynne, Glen and Sean and nephew to Pat Foster.

He will be sadly missed by his extended family and many friends.

He will also be missed by his four legged pal, Raider.


DUNLOP, Jean - Passed away after a brief illness at St. Mary's General Hospital, Kitchener on June 7th, 2017 in her 81st year. 

Beloved wife of the late William (1993).  Loving mother of Jeana.  Devoted grandmother of Kyle Wallin and Joshua (Arden) Wallin. 


CHAPMAN, Joseph Thomas - After a battle with Alzheimer’s, Joseph passed away at the Hamilton General Hospital on June 7, 2017 at the age of 84. 

Beloved husband of Joyce.  Loving father of Tom (Kim), Beverly, Sean (Linda) and Michelle (Mike).  Dear grandfather of James (Tavia), Matthew, Curtis, Jeaneva and Ryan.  Proud uncle of Rick. 


NICHOLLS, Kevin Matthew - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Kevin on June 7, 2017 with family by his side at Juravinski Hospital, Hamilton.

Loved son of Robert Nicholls and Doris O'Connor. Loving father to Hannah and Benjamin. Will also be lovingly missed by his partner Lisa Forbes, Tim, Jane, brother Sean and sister Melanie along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


Cain JackCAIN, Jack - At the Brantford General Hospital on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 in his 86th year, Jack Cain, beloved husband of Ardythe Cain.  Loving father of Brad (Liz) Cain, Pam (Gerard) McMullin. 

Dear brother of Irene Jacob and predeceased by his brothers Roy, Robert, Arthur and James Cain and by his sisters Margaret Ketchabaw and Doris Tonkin. Dear brother-in-law of Willard Ketchabaw. Much loved grandfather of Justin McMullin, Sean, Daniel and Eric Cain. Special son and brother of the Sibbick family.  Lovingly remembered by his nieces and nephews.

Jack was a retired employee of Bay State Abrasives, where he worked for 30 years.


Czepita StellaCZEPITA, Stella (nee Taranczuk) -  It is with broken hearts that we regretfully announce the passing of Stella Czepita on June 7, 2017 at the age of 92.

Peacefully surrounded by her family, Stella is predeceased by her husband John Czepita and her son John Jr. (2012).  Beloved mother of Rick Czepita.  Loving Babci of Andrea (Steve) Elms, Renee (Jordan) Blum , Ben Czepita (Veronica), and Michael (Alessandra) Czepita.  Great Babci to Cole, Ava, Charlotte, Zoey, Jaxon, and Savannah. 

Dear mother-in-law of Michele Czepita.  Dear Aunt of Margy Whitehorn.  She will be remembered and missed by many friends and family.


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DIXON, Donald - After a courageous battle with cancer, Donald, in his 72nd year, peacefully passed away on June 7, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.

He will be sadly missed by his beloved wife of 50 years, Flora (Fotini Pierias), his sons Joe (Karen) and Michael (Michelle) and his beloved 'Peanut Brittle' (granddaughter Alyssa).


McColl PhyllisMcCOLL, Phyllis Irene (nee Burrows) – In loving memory of Phyllis Irene McColl (nee Burrows) who died peacefully on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, in her 97th year. 

Phyllis is survived by her children Philip McColl (Monica Scholz) (Ruth Belch) and Andrea  McGrory (Paul McGrory) and her grandchildren Katherine Gill (Jared Gill), Rebecca Young (Travis Young), Francesca Loftus (Corey Loftus) and Macoll McGrory (Ellie Craig) and her great grandchildren Ashley and Piper Gill, Peyton and Madison Young, Theodore Loftus, Lily and Ava McGrory and her nieces and nephews George, Barb, Rosalind, Marie, Sandy and Raymond. 


MONDICH, Leslie Louis "Les" - It is with deep sadness that his family announces Les' passing, after a brief illness, at the Brantford General Hospital on Tuesday, June 6th, 2017, in his 79th year. 

Beloved uncle of Kathy (Ken) Strauss, Amy (Ron) Morgan, Susan (David) Carter, and Josie (Stephen) McDonnell, great-uncle of Jennifer, Holly (Tim), Kendra (Tyler), James, Lesley (Jeff), Sarah, Anne, Felix and Emma, and great-great uncle of Samuel, Karson, and Kylie. 


Murphy MaryMURPHY, Mary Murray - Passed away peacefully, on June 6, 2017, at St. Joseph's Villa (Dundas), in her 94th year.

Mary was born in Irvine-Ayrshire, Scotland and immigrated to Canada at the age of five.

Beloved mother of Rosemary Rinaldo (Lou - deceased 2014) of North Port, Florida, Patricia Murphy (Jim Brigger) of Dundas, Joseph Murphy of Dundas, Michael Murphy of Charlottetown and Colleen Palmieri (Richard) of Stoney Creek. Dearly loved grandma of Lisa Brinley, Paula Zulewski and David Rinaldo; Joshua, Zachary and Benjamin Somer; Brian, Mark and Kevin Palmieri. Cherished great- grandma of Ella, Sophia; Simon, Maya, Claire; Liliana, Cooper, Wesley, Gia; Mabel; Ethan and Colin.


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ROBERTS, Joy Thelma - Peacefully at St Peter's Hospital on Tuesday, June 6, 2017.

Sister of Neil (Louise) and aunt of Chris (Ashley) and Julie (Matthew) Clark and their families. Predeceased by her parents John & Audrey (nee Hayward) and her brother Richard. Dearly missed by several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Many thanks to the staff of 3 West at St. Peter's, Dr. Zbuk and the CAP drivers for their care and personal attention given to Joy.


NIXON, George Anthony Jr. - Our precious son George has passed away suddenly on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at the age of 57.

Loving son to George and Isabel. Proud brother to the late David, Lori, Steven (Angela), Janis (Kevin) Nixon-Phillips. Cherished uncle to Olivia, Liam, Travis, Indira, Julia, and Jacob. George will also be missed by many extended family members and friends.


HUBLEY, Mavis Amy - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side at Hamilton General Hospital on Tuesday, June 6,  2017 in her 86th year. 

Loving mother of Cliff (Helen), Tina (Jim), Debbie, the late David (Chris), Rose (Jim), Carl (Tracy) and Andy (Laura).  Cherished GG of 15 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great grandchildren. 


LaLonde AlexanderLaLONDE, Alexander - Peacefully in his sleep on June 6, 2017 at Oakville-Trafalgar hospital at the age of 81. 

Predeceased by his parents Louis and Marion as well as siblings Eleanor, Fred, Leonard and Doris. 

Loving uncle to Cindy (Joe) Willette and great-uncle to his three angels: Jen, Katie and Laura.  Brother to Ed, Violet, May, Carol and Marg.  He will be missed by many nieces and nephews as well as his extended family. 


Sandy JagwadethSANDY, Jagwadeth (Christopher Sr.) - Like energy there is no end and on June 6, 2017 Jagwadeth, (Christopher Sandy Sr.) began his journey and was surrounded by the love of his Family & Friends. 

Welcoming him to the spirit world are his parents Mitchell & Geraldine Sandy, Mother of his children Beverly, his Brother Cleveland, his Son Gary & Grandchildren Cody & Rihana.

Father of Gary, Victoria, Tricia (Bob), Christopher (Staci), Ryan (Samantha), Matthew & Frazier (Brittany).   Loved by his grandchildren, Cody, Kyle, Madison, Timothy, Thomas, Mackenzie, Kennedy, Jackson, Eli, Ryker, Riggs, Matthew Jr, Benjamin, Shayde, Ohnegagehs, Gracie, Ogradaniyo, Rilyn, Ava, Brooklyn, Bella, Lozy, Nodin, Niibii. 


Arkas PopiARKAS, Penelope "Popi" - Passed away peacefully and surrounded by her loving nieces and family at Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital on Monday, June 5, 2017 in her 89th year.

Beloved wife of the late Spyros Arkas (March 2010). Dear sister of Despina Budis and her late husband Emmanuel (2002) of Queens, New York.

Predeceased by her late sister Vasilia (2008) and her husband the late Athanasios Psarakis (2006).


Pulcins EdmundPULCINS, Edmund Janis - Peacefully at  Shalom Village, Hamilton on June 5, 2017 in his 90th year. 

Beloved husband of Nora. Loving father of the late Indra (Eriks) and Andris (Linda).

Proud grandfather of Trevor (Daniella), Michael (Melissa) and David (Meghan) and great grandfather of 4. 

Survived by his brother in law Vilis (Connie) and family.  Edmund will also be fondly remembered by his family in Latvia.


SOS, Silvija - August 17, 1949 - June 5, 2017

Peacefully, surrounded by her family, at the age of 67. After a courageous battle with cancer, the gates of heaven opened and welcomed mom home.

Beloved wife of Petar for 49 years. Loving mother of Jelena (Gary) and Violeta (Aurel). Much loved Nana to her adored grandson Kevin and loving grandmother (BiBi) to Magdalena.


LINDE, Jantje 'Janny' (nee Gelderman) - At the Lord’s time, he called Janny Linde to her eternal home, on Monday, June 5, 2017 at the Hamilton General Hospital, in her 87th year.

Janny was predeceased by her husband John Linde (1980), her son Jimmy (James Richard) Linde (1975), her granddaughter Jenny Reinink (1991), her grandson CJ (Clarence John) Veldman (1997), and her son-in-law Fred Reinink (2016).

Loving mother of Art and Pat Linde, Betty and John Siebenga, Gerald and Marcia Linde, Henry and Mirja Linde, Margaret (†Fred) Reinink, Pat and Clarence Veldman.


RYAN, Shawn Gregory - Shawn Gregory Ryan, 61, passed away peacefully on Monday June 5, 2017 at Juravinski Hospital.

Born in Toronto to Jean and Leo (David) Ryan, he lived most of his life in Brantford, On.


SAFNUK, Vicky - Peacefully at Hamilton General Hospital on Monday, June 5, 2017 at the age of 83.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Lloyd (2008), parents Jessie and Victor Protasavich, sister Lorry and brother Adam.


Mansell GeorgeMANSELL, George Percy - (November 1, 1937 - June 4, 2017) - Peacefully with his loving daughters around him on Sunday June 4th, 2017, in his 80th year.

Loving Father of George (Janet), Nancy, Linda (Mark), Colleen Groat (Ross) and Gary (Paula). Their loving Mother Barbara.

Proud Grandfather of George (Lisa), Shelley (Jason), Michael (Cassaundra), Ross “Jughead”, David (Patricia), Jennifer (Derek), Christopher, Lisa (Angus) and Katelyn. Great-Grandpa of Cody, Brittany, Madalyn, Georgia-Lyn, Tyler, Hailey, Carly, Nathan, Emily, Tyler, Brooklynn, Quintin, Miss Mya and Ily.