Bothen MadelineBOTHEN, Madeline (nee Melvin) -  Passed away peacefully in hospital on February 15, 2018 in her 91st year. 

Predeceased by her husband Wilfred in 2003. Lovingly remembered by her children Karen, Cathy (Kevin) and Norman; grandchildren Jeff, Melissa (Sean), Kory (Denise) and Alexandra (Derrick) and great grandchildren Ella, Hughie and Logan. 

Madeline will be remembered by her many friends from tenpin bowling and was also known as Maddie who played Bingo at the Delta. She loved her family, scratch tickets, old games shows and a smoke.

March RomanMARCH, Roman Robert - (BA United College, MA Carleton, PHD Indiana University, Pilot Officer RCAF)

Born October 6th, 1935 in Winnipeg Manitoba.  Passed away at his home this February at the age of 83.

Survived by his sister Joyce (Edmonton), his step-brother Eddie (USA), daughter Kathryn (Cambridge), sons Bruce (Toronto) and David (Hamilton) and many nephews, great-nephews and great-nieces.   Predeceased by his mother Maria March, his step-father Eugene March and step-brother Carl March.

 DaSILVA, Manuel - Peacefully passed away, at Juravinski Hospital, surrounded by his loving family on February 15, 2018 in his 81 year.

Beloved husband of the late Lucia.  Loving father of John, Angela, Teresa and Gil Alves, Maria, Manny and Elizabeth and David. Cherished Vavu of Nicholas, Michelle, Brianna, Joshua, Noah, Makayla, Jacob and Bis-Vavu of Zayden. Sadly missed by many family and friends.

Oliveira JoaoOLIVEIRA, Joao Cordeiro - March 16, 1940 - February 15, 2018

Peacefully after a long courageous battle, surrounded by his loving family at St. Joseph’s Hospital on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at the age of 77 has passed away. 

Beloved husband to Eduarda (nee Soares) of 51 years. Loving father of Margarita and Joe Da Costa, Joey and Melissa Oliveira. Adoring Avo to Stephanie, Sarah, Brian and Sophia. Devoted son of the late Maria de Carmo and Jose Cordeiro Oliveira, and son-in-law of the late Ernesto and Maria Soares.

MOUNTAIN, Walterina Myrtle (nee Corlett) - Passed away peacefully at Ridgeview Long Term Care, Stoney Creek on February 15, 2018 in her 89th year.

Beloved wife of Clarence Mountain for over 66 years. Loving mother of Dean and his wife Rosemary of Burlington, Rhonda Klim and her husband David of Beamsville, and Donald and his wife Bena of London. A son Dennis passed away at the Hanover Hospital on June 2, 1952.

Cherished grandmother to Graeme Klim of Villezy, France; Evan Klim of Ottawa; Elaine Klim of Beamsville;  and Vanessa Mountain and Lesley Mountain of Burlington. Dear sister of Arnold Corlett and his wife Ruby of Hanover and  Coralie Corlett of Elora; and  sister-in-law of Earl and Gail Mountain of Durham.

CLARK, Beverley - Peacefully at the Juravinski Hospital on Thursday, February 15, 2018, in her 89th year.  

Dear sister of Thelma Clark and Norm Clark.  Loved aunt of Kim  (Bob Nichols), Tammy ( Cam Bedard)  and great aunt to Breanne, Bostin, Alicia, Kris and Joel.  Will be missed by Emmanuel and Victor. 

Bev was a longtime member of Garside Bible Church and served with S.I.M. Canada  overseas. 

FAIRFAX, Elaine - Passed away peacefully at the Stedman Community Hospice on Wednesday, February 15, 2018, in her 84th year.

Beloved wife of Ronald for 62 years. Devoted mother of Janice, Patti (Mario), Sondra (Jim) and Terry (Aimee). Proud Grandma of Jeremy, Brayden, Avery, Taylor and Justin.

Predeceased by her sisters Dorothy and Joan and her brother Robert. She will be deeply missed by her brother Charles Harrison.

Giguere CynthiaGIGUERE, Cynthia Wilson -  Passed away peacefully, with her family by her side, after a brave journey with cancer on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at the age of 46.  

Cherished wife and adventure partner of Andrew Giguere.  Much loved daughter of Marilyn and the late Clayton (2010) Wilson.  Beloved sister of Ken Wilson (Christine Ramsay) and Pamela Wilson McCormick (Scott McCormick).  Loving daughter-in-law of Bill and Raili Giguere. 

BERNASKI, Karen - It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Karen on February 13, 2018 at the Mark Preece House, Hamilton.

Beloved wife of Mark Smith.

Karen will be missed by her family and many friends.

BLENKHORN,  Florence Viola "Vi" (Powell) - Passed peacefully into the presence of her Lord and with family by her side, at the Hamilton General Hospital, on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, in her 79th year.

Beloved wife of the late Earl after 58 years of marriage. Loving mother of Cindy Newman (David), Kathy Dey and Mishell Emmanuele. Cherished grandmother of 6 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. 

Dear sister of Kay Studeny and sister (in-law) Lynda Liscio (Erik).

Wallace PearlWALLACE, Mildred Pearl - Formerly of Hamilton, slipped gently away, at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 with family by her side.

In her 95th year, Millie was the cherished wife of the late Frank Wallace and loving mother of son Bob of Burlington, daughter Diane Hodgson and husband Rick of Walkerton and predeceased by son Allan.  Grama, fondly remembered by Rob of Toronto, Rich of Oakville, Alexandra and husband Brady of Kilsyth, Elizabeth and partner Sean of Terrace, B. C. and Carolyn of Sydney, Australia.

Harrison VaughnHARRISON, Vaughn -  It is with broken hearts that the family announces the passing of Vaughn, a husband and father who left us peacefully in his sleep at the age of 57.  

Caring husband of Elisabeth “Betty” Harrison.  Cherished father of Brooke (Ricardo) and Erika (Steve).  Dear brother of Lenette Jasper and Paul (Karen) Harrison.  Lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, extended family members,  friends and co-workers. 

LEIER, Ernest - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at the Hamilton General Hospital, surrounded by family. Ernest was in his 94th year.

He was born and raised in Neudorf, Saskatchewan. Upon settling in Hamilton, Ernest quickly found employment at Stelco Steel where he worked for 46 years.

In World War II, Ernest served as a soldier in the Argyle and Sutherland division.

VOZ, Marcel J. - May 1st 1924 – February 13, 2018

Marcel passed away peacefully at home on February 13, 2018. 

He was the most easy going, fair-minded and considerate person one could ever be fortunate enough to meet.  He always tried to do the right thing.  Marcel was born and raised in St. Brieux, Saskatchewan with his six siblings Genevieve, Art, and the predeceased Florence (Sister Bernadette), Marie, Francis and Larry. 

In 1950 he met Margaret Moulder.  On their first date, they both knew that they were right for each other.  Through 66 years of marriage it has been “Team M and M” every step of the way. 

Purser LorettaPURSER, Loretta Gladys - Passed away at St. Peter's Hospital on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 in her 83rd year.

Predeceased by her parents John and Rose Purser of Cobourg and her brother Rev. John Purser of Toronto. Dear aunt to several nieces and a nephew; Barbara, Donald, Catherine (Paul), Sandra, and great-aunt to Matthew, Christopher, Zachery, Mikael, Rebecca, Angela, Nicole, and Shekinah, all of whom held a piece of her heart.

Dear friend of Shirley Anne Lee and Trudy Hall.

“Instaurare Omnia in Christo" "To Gather All Creation In Christ” Paul, Ephesians: 13

Ciavarro Anthony Father Anthony CIAVARRO - 1940/08/30-2018/02/13,  Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, was predeceased by his parents, Alfredo Francesco Ciavarro, (Fucciarelli), 1901-69, and Rosalia Salciccioli, (Bucci), 1903-63, and brother, Angelo, 1936-37, of Gagliano Aterno,  L'Aquila, Italy.

 Father was grateful to Almighty God for his many gifts: life, faith, sacraments, especially Orders, family, friends, pets, benefactors, students and parishioners.

Kucheran HelenKUCHERAN, Helen (nee Prokop) -  Passed away peacefully, after a brief illness, surrounded by her family at her home in Caledonia, ON, on Tuesday, February, 13, 2018, at the age of 83 years.

Beloved wife of the late Steve Kucheran. Loving mother to Pam Bunnett (Richard), Bev Voss, Art (Teresa) and Robert (Suzanne). Dear grandmother to nine and  great-grandmother to six.

Predeceased by her parents and siblings.

Di Cola Tara Di COLA, Tara - It is with broken hearts we announce the peaceful passing of Tara at the Hamilton General Hospital at the age of 35.

Loving wife of Enzo and cherished mom of Antonio, Isabella and her angel in heaven Annalisa.

Devoted daughter of Frederick Wheeler, the late Patricia and survived by her husband Chris Bentley and daughter in law of Regina and the late Antonio Di Cola. Dear sister and sister in law of Eric and Mateja Wheeler, Amanda and Rob Done-Burcea, Christine Kalka, Maria and Angelo Crosta. Tara will be sadly missed my many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

PETROV, Krste - At the Juravinski Hospital , on Monday, February 12, 2018, in his 65th year.

Beloved husband of Tinka. Loved father of Kristina Petrov and Filip Petrov (Alisha). Dear grandfather of Noah and Troy.

Will also be sadly missed by his family in Macedonia.

Capriotti RichardCAPRIOTTI, Richard Edward - Peacefully with family by his side on February 12, 2018 at the age of 74.

Beloved husband for 48 years to Sheila. Loving father to Nicole and Kathleen (Mike) and proud grandpa to Bonita. Dear brother to Patricia Saunders (Mike). Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Kathleen and by his brothers Joseph and Michael. He will be dearly missed by all his extended family and many friends.

Domladovac Stjepan1DOMLADOVAC, Stjepan - Passed away peacefully on Monday, February 12, 2018 in his 92 year. Born in selo Lazina, Draganici, Croatia on November 1, 1926.

Loving husband, father and grandfather. Stjepan leaves behind family and friends in Canada, Croatia, Germany and U.S.A.

Daiken CarolDAIKEN, Carol Ann (nee Cooper) - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Carol on February 12, 2018 at the age of 70.

She faced her uphill fight against COPD and CHF with courage, dignity and strength. The disease took her body but not her spirit, kindness and sense of humour which remained until the end.

Survived by her loving husband and soulmate Bruce of 45 years, by her sisters Norma Gaudet, Sylvia and her husband Dave Culp. Mother to Bryleen Saunders and Taneesha, nieces Charity and Michelle and Cody Pop,Tracy, Kelly, Jody and Shannon Gaudet. Grandmother to Michael and Jasmine Saunders.

WILLIAMS, Frank Nelson - Passed away peacefully on February 11, 2018 in his 94th year.

Predeceased by his wife Audrey Williams and brothers Ed and Earl Williams. Uncle to Christina Matesic (Peter). Beloved "Mr. Willy" to Mike, John, Jill and Paula Murphy.

Thank you for all you have done for us over the years, you will be deeply missed by us all.

Trigatti NelloTRIGATTI, Nello - Passed away peacefully in his 93rd year on February 12, 2018.

Nello is survived and deeply missed by Amelia, his loving wife of 69 years.

Dear father to Renza, Deris (Elizabeth) and Anne Marie (Gerry). Loving Nonno to Tracy, Alisha, Kevin, Lisa, Bryan, Taya and Danielle. Dear brother of the late Arrigo, Don Enzo and Maria.

Nello was a retiree of Stelco and a longtime member of Famee Furlane.

Sincere thanks to all the staff of Idlewyld Manor for their care and compassion.

Hinchliffe FrancesHINCHLIFFE, Frances Mary (nee Tribbeck) - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family and their love on February 12, 2018 in her 94th year.

Predeceased by her loving husband James Hinchliffe. Cherished mother to Ellen Lawton, Robert (Ronna) and Thomas. Predeceased by her son-in-law George and daughter-in-law Kathleen. Adored grandmother to Robin (Joe), Jacqueline (Roger) and Jim (Shelly) and Edward. Great-grandmother to Kodi, Dillion, Finn, Ryder, Emma and Skylar.

Frances will also be sadly missed by her special friend Leena.

Leahy IreneLEAHY, Irene - Peacefully at CAMA Woodlands Long Term Care Home, on February 12th, 2018, in her 94th year. 

Predeceased by her husband Clare and children Diane and Tom.  Loving mother of Lynn (Michael) and Nancy (Dan). Grandmother to Megan, Thomas, Noella and Nathaniel.