Rabatich StephaniaRABATICH, Stephania “Stella” (nee Wozney) -  Peacefully surrounded by her family on October 27, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Stella Rabatich in her 92nd year. 

Wife of the late Milan. Loving mother of Linda Mulligan, Beverly Miller, Deborah Ciccarelli, and Leonard Rabatich (Cheryl).  Dear Baba of Kristen (Daniel), Ashley (Ben), Rachel (Rob), Cierra (Chad), and Adrian (Nikki), Stephanie, Tyler and Alex. Great Baba of Milan. 

Dear sister of Marie Byrko and predeceased by Ollie Kovacs, Rose Stareski (Wally), and Steve Wozney.  Survived by many nieces and nephews.


LONGBOAT, Darryl Allan - Peacefully in his 46th year Darryl passed away on October 27, 2017. 

He was the beloved son of Larry Longboat, the late Sandra Longboat and Garry Wilson. 

He leaves behind his best friend and partner Maxine.  He was the loving father of Abbie and Kayley.  He will be sadly missed by his siblings Becky (Dave), Amanda and Chris (Liz) and by many of his friends and family. 


Lemp MaryLEMP, Mary - Peacefully, with family by her side, at The Wellington. 

Beloved wife of the late Reginald.  Survived by her daughter Cathy (Rick Harthun), grandchildren Christopher Townes (Mandy), Dwayne Harthun (Cherrie) and great-grandchildren. 

She will be fondly remembered by Shirley, Kitty, Grace, nieces, nephews, family and friends in Canada and Scotland. 


Palazzo PasqualePALAZZO, Pasquale Carmine - Peacefully with family by his side on October 26, 2017 in his 80th year.

Beloved husband to Helena for 56 years. Loving father to Mary Lou Caruso (Tony), Paulo (Maria) and Claudio (Carolyne). Cherished Nonno to Marisa Rosato (David), Marco Caruso (Kayla), Alexandria Palazzo (Christopher Mariella), Paul Palazzo and Claudia & Carmine Palazzo and Bis Nonno to Stefan and Aria Rosato.

Dear brother to Giuseppe Palazzo (Anna), Maria Cerio (Lucio) and Enrichetta DiCorpo. Predeceased by siblings Angelo, Antonio, Lucio, Carmela Lamb, Michelina DeSimone (Vince). He is survived by his sisters-in-law Leonarda Palazzo and Joanne Palazzo and brother-in-law James Lamb.

He will be dearly missed by all his extended family and friends in Canada, USA, Brazil and Italy.


Simpson MichelleSIMPSON, Michelle Marie - (1966-2017)

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Michelle on October 26, 2017.

Special daughter of Rosemarie and the late Gerald Simpson. Beloved sister of Gerry (Sultana), Brian (Joanne), Joseph, Mary Margaret (Ian) and Virginia (Tony).

Dear aunt of Alicia, Pashe, Liam (Linsey and family), Colin, Aidan and Meghan.

A special thank you to Sonya and staff at Rygiel Supports for Community Living for their care and compassion.


Young ShirleyYOUNG, Shirley Grace (nee McKay) - Peacefully on Thursday, October 26, 2017 in her 85th year.

Predeceased by her husband Bob. Mom will always be in the hearts of her children Paul and Rose, Brian and Judy, John and Marciel and Steve and Arlene. Awesome Grandma to Justin, Cory and Bridget, Miranda and Steve, Kristin, Bobby and Oma, Karli and Jayce, Brooke, Nicole, David, Devin and Samantha. Great Grandma to Rohin and Calyan.

Shirley will be missed by her sister Deed and brother-in-law Larry Pither. Predeceased by her brother Jack and Helen McKay and will also be missed by her many nieces and nephews.


Grinbergs AntoninaGRINSBERGS, Antonina - It is with heavy hearts we announce the peaceful passing of Antonina Grinbergs at home, on Thursday, October 26, 2017 in her 98th year.

Beloved wife of Alfreds for 63 years. Much loved mother of Sylvia and cherished Oma to Laura and Sandra. She will be deeply missed by her brother Leons and many relatives in Latvia.

Predeceased by her bother Vladislavs and sister Hilerija of Latvia.

Thanks to Dr. R. Kerr, St. Joseph's Home Healthcare nurses and CBI Home Health PSWs. The family wish to give a special thanks to Maria (PSW) and Rodica (Nurse) for their sincere care and compassion and to Zita and Viesturs for their comfort and support. 


MARTINOW, Victor “Marty” - Passed away peacefully at Ridgeview Long Term Care in Stoney Creek on Thursday, October 26, 2017 in his 95th year.

Predeceased by the love of his life Stella (2002) and his daughter Mary (2002). Proud father to Cathy (John), Mark (Sharon), Darcy (Beth), and Jane. Victor is survived by his grandchildren Adam, Katelyn, Tribecca, Matthew (Carrie), Stephen (Jaylene), Drew, Leah, Alex, Kyle, Scott, Dale, and is also survived by his great-granddaughter Renley.


Kenyon Walter RonaldKENYON, Walter Ronald - Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer at St. Joseph's Hospital on October 26, 2017. 

Beloved husband of Isobel for 64 years.  Loving father to Tom (Steve), and Cindy (Craig) Wilson.  Devoted Gumpy to Trevor (Karen) and Chelsea (Jason) Par, and Great Gumpy to Jackson, Georgia, Ellie, Finnley and Jase. 

He will be missed by his brother John (Phyllis), his nieces and nephews, and his dear friend Sarah Mooney. 


Gordon EleanorGORDON, Eleanor Kathleen -  Entered into rest on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at the Idlewyld Manor, Hamilton, in her 96th year.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Bill (1972) and her son Drew (2008). Loving mother to John (Doreen), Jean Fiddament (Paul), Peggy Baird (Brian) and Jim (Marilyn). Also survived by her daughter-in-law Mary Gordon. Dear grandmother of Lisa, Lori, Joanna, Chris, Brad, Jason and James and their spouses. Loved great grandmother to thirteen.

A special thank you to all of the caring staff at Idlewyld Manor. 


Mijatovic PeterMIJATOVIC, Peter Paul – March 18, 1960 to October 26, 2017

It is with great pain and sorrow that the family of Peter announce his passing on October 26, 2017, at home, after a brave and courageous battle with lung cancer.

He will be greatly missed by his wife, and best friend, Jill. Loved and sadly missed by his father Peter Sr. (Barbara), sister Barbara Butler (Jim), brother Tony (Irene), and sister Linda Maddocks. Reunited with his late mother Ann (1981).


BUKHARI, Syed - Passed away suddenly at his home on Thursday, October 26, 2017 in his 81st year.

Beloved uncle of Dr. Zaheer Shah and his wife Naveed Shah, great-uncle to Nadia Shah and Hassan Shah and his wife Sonya and their daughter Anya from the United States.

Shah is dearly loved by his extended family here in Hamilton, Anna and Pino Randazzo, Cona-Marie and David Stocco, Michael Randazzo, Adrianna, Sofia and Gemma. Shah was much loved by his predeceased little buddy, Marc. The entire Randazzo family thought so highly of Shah and will miss him.


LISSON, Doreen Ruby - Passed away on October 25, 2017 in her 95th year.

Predeceased by her beloved husband of 66 years, Herbert. Survived by her loving daughter Maureen (Ralph) Hayman, grandchildren Stephen (Kellie) and Erin, and great-grandchildren Julie and Sean.

Doreen enjoyed many years of playing cards with her friends.


Principato FilippoPRINCIPATO, Filippo - Entered into rest surrounded by the love of his family on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at Hamilton General Hospital. Filippo in his 89th year was the beloved husband of Anna Maria (nee Butera) for 65 years.

Devoted father to Calogero (Kimberlee), Giuseppe (Patsy), John (Bella), Sandro (Rachel) and predeceased by son Giuseppe.

Proud Nonno to Matthew (Shannon), Amanda (Kevin), Phillip (Ashley), Christina (Shawn), Anna (Daniel), Filippo, Rebekah, Carmela, Anna, Daniel, Jonathan and Rachael. Loving Bisnonno to Calleigh, Brooklyn and Ryan. Step grandfather to Kathryn, Christine (Darren) with Hudson, Evan and Pierre.


Rizzuto JosephineRIZZUTO, Josephine - (July 8, 1939 - October 25, 2017) - It is with profound sadness that we announce the peaceful passing Josephine Rizzuto on Wednesda,  October 25, 2017.

Beloved wife and soul mate of the late Anthony Rizzuto Sr., Loving mother of Angela Ecklund, Anthony (Nadia) Rizzuto and Gail (Jeff) Dowling.

Forever missed by her precious grandchildren, Miranda, Anthony, Erika, Jaden, Kyla and Marcus, and her dear sister Rose (Frank) Carpino. Loving Aunt to Andrea and Ross, and the Rizzuto and Parco families.


Drake HelenDRAKE, Helen - Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospital on Wednesday October 25, 2017.  Helen Drysdale Drake (nee Gray) in her 95th year.   

Beloved wife of the late Donald Audrey Drake (1999).   Pre-deceased by a son Neil.  Loving mother to Donald and his wife Madeline, Douglas and his wife Marilyn, Paul and his wife Cheryl, Karen, Keith and his wife Carol, Joyce Jenner, and Lori. 

Loved grandma to many grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Pre-deceased by a sister Katherine Lodge. 


VRANIC, Sofija "Soka" - Peacefully in her sleep with her daughter-in-law Draga by her side at Albright Manor in her 94th year.

Loving mother of Steve and his wife Draga. Cherished Baba to Milos.

Dear sister to Darinka in Bosnia. Soka will be sadly missed by Kum Branko. Also remembered by her nieces Mira Todoric and her family, Mira Cviticanin and her family, and Ranka Dejanovic and her family,  by her nephew Milorad Spanovic of Australia as well as many extended relatives and friends.


DiLuciano DinaDi LUCIANO, Dina - It is with great sadness, we announce the passing of Adina "Nina" on Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 at the age of 90. 

Born in Leognano, Teramo, Italy and immigrated to Canada in 1955. 

Beloved wife of the late Antonio (October 7th, 2016) for 69 years.  Loving mother of Julie (Nick Annecchini). Cherished Nonna of Dana (James Tonin) and Elisa. Beloved great-grandmother to Noah & Emma Tonin and Logan & Jessica Ras. 

Predeceased by her brother Vittorio.  Loved sister-in-law of Vittoria Ricci and Elvira Di Luciano of Toronto.  Adina will be sadly missed by nieces, nephews, family and friends.   


CAMPBELL,  Eugene Earle “Gene” - Peacefully passed away after a long and courageous battle with cancer on October 25, 2017 in his 68th year. 

Beloved husband of Elaine for 45 years.  Proud father of René (Brad), Charlie (Mel), and Dennis (Sheri).  Gene’s passions in life were his art and his grandchildren Prestynn, Macie, Cole, Ella, Savanna, Grace, and Landon. 

Hodkin AllanHODKIN, Allan DouglasMay 16, 2017 – October 25, 2017

Passed away peacefully at Emmanuel House on October 25, 2017.

Beloved husband of Diana (nee Hill). Loving father of Jordon (Kirk).

An interment will take place at Garner Cemetery.

Caring brother to Joseph (Jocelyn) and sister Marlane. He will be missed by his nieces and nephews.


RENIEWICK, Larry Wayne - September 11, 1957-October 25, 2017

It is with heavy hearts that Larry's family announces his sudden passing on October 25, 2017, at the age of 60.

Predeceased by his parents Bill and Verna Reniewick and father-in-law Harry Mills. Greatly missed by dearest brothers and sisters-in-law, Ron and Marilyn, Bob and Darlene, Randy and Melanie, Bill and Crystal.


Mascarin BrianMASCARIN, Brian Peter - It is with the most profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved Brian; husband, son, son-in-law, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, godfather, and friend on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, in his 65th year.

Cherished husband of Lucy Mascarin, devoted son of Nora Mascarin. Predeceased by his loving father, Arido (Peter) Mascarin (2007). Dearest son-in-law of Tony and Josephine DiPaol.

Dear brother of Paul Mascarin (Sheila), Thomas Mascarin (Julie) and niece MaKayla. Dear brother-in-law to Paul and Rita Leonard.


VANDER MAARL, Catharinus “Rinus” – after a long period of declining health, in his 89th year, Rinus was called home by His Lord, in his sleep on October 24, 2017. His hope was in His Saviour Jesus Christ, for this life and the life to come. 

Survived by his wife of 58 years, Jantiena Arentina (nee: Kok) and his children, Janeta & Peter Vandermeulen, Joanne & Len Schuurman, Harry & Irene Vandermaarl, Patricia & Bernie van Eyk, Carl & Nicole Vandermaarl and Marg & Jerry Benjamins. 

Also survived by 28 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and 2 brothers in the Netherlands. Predeceased by his granddaughter Jessica. 


RENDULICH, Anna Leonella - Passed away peacefully in Ajax, Ontario on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at the age of 84, surrounded by her family. 

Born in Boljun, Istria, Croatia on March 7, 1933, Anna immigrated to Canada and settled in Hamilton.

She was predeceased by her devoted husband and best friend Matt (Mate) Rendulich. Beloved mother of Anthony and his wife Kim of Calgary, and Linda and her husband Michael Cann of Pickering. Proud and loving Nona of Sam, Maggie, Annika and Madeline.


Mirra DomenicMIRRA, Domenic - Passed away peacefully at the age of 89 with Angela, the love of his life at his side on Tuesday, October 24, 2017.

He is the adored father of Dino and daughter-in-law Gina. Lovingly called Nonno Domenic by his 3 granddaughters Angela Ammendolia (Dan), Danielle Meleca (Greg), and Domenique, who have fond memories of giving their Nonno groovy hairstyles because he let them.

Cherished great Nonno to Gia, Ava, Luana and Vida. He also leaves behind his sisters-in-law Paola, and Chiara.


Greco FrancescoGRECO, Francesco - (January 31, 1934 - October 24, 2017) - Peacefully, surrounded by his family, on October 24, 2017, at the age of 83.

Beloved husband of Silvia (nee Beltrano) for 57 years. Loving father to Maria Luisa (Angelo) Frisina, Giuliana and Enzo (Tiziana). Cherished Nonno of Danielle, Giancarlo, Jordan, Lauren, Jessica and Noah

Predeceased by his parents Pietro and Luisa Greco. Brother of Ida (the late Antonio), Angela (Franco), Mario (the late Lucia), Tony (Rose), the late Chiarina (the late Michele), the late Gennaro (Lina) and the late Luciano (Maria Rosa).