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.


Maiato EddieMAIATO, Eduardo 'Eddie' - It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Eddie on January 16, 2018 at the age of 77.

Beloved husband of Zenaide for 52 years of marriage. Loving Father of Suzette and Floriano Martins, Terry and Gabriela Maiato, Jeffrey Maiato, Lisa and Alberto Rodrigues. Adoring Vovo of Richelle and Krysta Martins, Tiffany, Brianna and Joshua Maiato, Jacob and Aaron Maiato and Natalia and Abigail Rodrigues.

Devoted son of the late Antonio and Adelina Maiato and son-in-law of Maria and the late Manuel Rebelo.


Rayner JackRAYNER, Jack Dalton Wesley - (Retired employee of Burlington Steel, Hamilton) -

Peacefully at Ridgeview Long Term Care Centre, Stoney Creek on Tuesday January 16, 2018. Jack Dalton Wesley Rayner of Hamilton in his 88th year.

Beloved husband of Donna. Loving father of Greg (Louise), Stephen (Carol), Darryl (Ella) all of Hamilton and Brian (Martha) of Calgary. Dear grandpa of 16 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

Predeceased by brothers Lou and Ralph. Survived by many nieces and nephews. 


Baldwin CathyBALDWIN, Cathy Louise - (November 5, 1959 - January 16, 2018) - Cathy passed away peacefully at home and has been reunited with her beloved sister Colleen.

She will be deeply missed by her children Colleen and Grant Bethune, her loving parents George and Isobel, and many extended family and friends from both Canada and Ireland.


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, Annina Angela 'Angelina'  - With deep sadness, Angelina's family announces 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 TonyLAFORME, 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.