Shellington DavidSHELLINGTON, David Charles - Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, David Charles Shellington passed away at the Woodstock General Hospital on Saturday November 18, 2017.  David was 78 years of age.  He was born at home in Harley, Ontario and lived most of his life in Burford, Ontario.

David is the dearly loved husband of Gloria (nee Hinan) for 56 years. Much loved and very proud father of Dave and Cathy Shellington, Charlottetown, PEI and Matthew and Kim Shellington, Paris, Ontario and brother to Karen Hunt, Paris, Ontario.  He is predeceased by his parents Earl and Marie Shellington and his brother Phillip Shellington.


Holstein JackHOLSTEIN, Jack Alexander - After a brief illness, Jack passed peacefully at his farm home in Caledonia on November 18, 2017 at the age of 95.

Predeceased by his dear wife Evelyn. Loving father to Ken (Zosia) and Susan. Dear Poppie to Jennifer (Harley) and great grandchildren Hannah and Jack. Predeceased by his sister Dorothy, brother-in-law Harris, brother Don, sister-in-law Audrey  and brother Doug. Survived by his sister-in-law Sylvia.


Drieman JohannaDRIEMAN, Johanna Maria 'Annemarie' (nee Dicker) – (November 9, 1929 – November 18, 2017) - Is now resting in God’s loving hands.

She died peacefully at home on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at the age of 88. 

Annemarie was the very loving wife of Frans for 61 years. Also a devoted and caring mother of her 2 children John (Mary) and Francien (Mike). Loving Oma to her grandchildren Michael (Melissa), Derek, Justina, Timothy and Geoffrey.

Survived by her two brothers Wim and Luke (Els) and remembered by sisters-in-law Louise and Lia.  


Kuchma VictorKUCHMA, Victor Zenon (1928 - 2017)

Passed away peacefully with family by his side on Saturday, November 18th, in his 90th year.

Devoted son to the late Elsie (Rudneski) and Michael Kuchma. Predeceased last March by his beloved wife of 62 years, Rose Ann Kuchma (Dvernechuk).

Loving father to Rick (Sandra), Kathy (Edward), Ronald and Lori. Adoring grandfather of Rachael (Mick) and Katie (Steve) Ryder. Dear brother to Genny and Lydia, and the late Peter, Gene, Lil and Nadia.


Sykes KathleenSYKES, Kathleen Mary Winnifred "Kay"  - Died Friday November 17 at the General Hospital of heart disease.

She was 94, Loving and beloved Mother of Pat Noble, David Sykes (Darlene), Linda Carruth (Jack), Janet Harris (Keith).

Treasured Nana to Brian and Michelle Sykes, Terry and Richard Knutt, and Ian Carruth. and great grandmother to Abigail Knutt.

Predeceased by Husband Howard, and two Sisters in England, Irene and Dorothy.


SITTON, Leslie Brian – it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Les, after a courageous fight with lung disease for many years.  Les passed away, surrounded by his loving family at the Brantford General Hospital on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, in his 78th year.  

Beloved husband of June for over 47 years.  Cherished father of Laura (Terry) Bonnett, Brian (Natalie) Soos, Gary (Lisa) Sitton, John (Sandra) Soos, Dan (Joanne) Blankenship.  Proud grandfather of many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 


RILEY, Beverley - Passed away peacefully at home in her 81st year surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of the late Bryan Riley for 43 years.

Loving mother of David (Lori), Douglas, Debbie (Darin), Mike (Shelley), Don (Laurie) and Suzanne (Rick). Will be missed by her 11 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.


BARTLETT, Roy - Peacefully with his family by his side, at the Brantford General Hospital on Thursday November 16, 2017.  Roy Bartlett in his 65th year. 

Beloved husband for 46 years of Phyllis (nee Wagner).  Loving father to Michael and his wife Amy, Robert, Chico, and Molly.  Loved grandfather to James, Brandon, Diesel, and Ryeith.  Pre-deceased by a grandson Quinn.  Great-grandpa to Lucian.  Roy is survived by many brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews. 


McDERMOTT, Lawrence Clifford “Larry” - Sadly, we announce the passing of this proud Veteran of World War II (Argyle and Sutherland), at the Juravinski Hospital on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at the age of 95.

Larry was predeceased by his wife Margaret and his 6 siblings and is survived by his sister-in-law Olive and family. He was a special “Unc” to Barb Macdonald, Donna McDermott and Lee Penfold and will be missed by his 2 daughters, families and friends in Scotland and Hamilton/Stoney Creek.


MacDONALD, Gloria “Winnie” - Peacefully at home on November 16, 2017, Winnie passed away in her 76th year. 

Loving wife of Terry Dawson.  Cherished mother of Patricia, Cynthia, David and Robert (Corinna).  Devoted Nanny to John, Robert, Harley, David, Lincoln and great-grandchildren Robert and Brayden. 


Nicholson MurrayNICHOLSON, Murray Bernard – At St. Joseph’s Hospital on Thursday, November 16, 2017, in his 94th year.

Beloved husband of the late Dorothy (2014), and loving father of David (Debi), Murray, Bob (Alison) and Dale (Mark). Proud grandfather of Jeff (Cory), Aaron (Jess), Lee, Troy, Clayton and Devon and great grandfather of Jeremy and Jordon.

Murray was the proud founder of Haircrafters, Great Expectations and Edie Adams Cut & Curl in Hamilton since 1970. A pioneer of “no appointment” family hair salons. He will be missed by all who knew him.


Campbell EllenCAMPBELL, Ellen - Peacefully on November 16, 2017.

Beloved wife to the late Fred. Loving mother to Pauline Duffield (Alan) and Colin. She will be dearly missed by her grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held at the Cresmount Funeral Home, Fennell Chapel, Hamilton on Saturday from 1 p.m. until time of service at 3 p.m. in the chapel. Cremation will follow.



Williamson MarilynWILLIAMSON, Marilyn Mae - It is with great sadness that we announce Marilyn’s peaceful passing on November 16th, 2017 in her 86th year. 

She was a loving and devoted wife and she will be deeply missed by her beloved husband Roy of 63 years. 

Cherished mother of Debbie & Tom, Cheryl & Glen, and Gregg & Brenda and loving grandma to her 6 grandchildren, Sarah (Steve), Amanda (Brandon), Shane, Connor, Braedon, and Makenna, and her 3 great-grandchildren, Gavin, Violet, and Remy.  Lovingly remembered by her Uncle Jim. 


WINGROVE, Betty - Mar. 10th 1933 - Nov. 16 2017

 Passed away peacefully at Hospice Simcoe alongside her husband at the age of 83. 

Survived by her husband of 63 years, John Wingrove.  Mother to Karen, Andy (Anne Marie), Jennifer (Kevin), daughter-in-law Melissa.  Beloved Grandma to Stewart, Jonathan, Jacquelyn, Michael, Steve and Jacob, and Great-Grandma to  Shyanne. 

She is also survived by her sisters Fran, Judy, Doreen (Joe) and Mary (Walter), and many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her parents - Elizabeth and Edward Money, son - John, daughter-in-law -  Nancey, brother - George, sister - Winnie. 


Brew StephenBREW, Stephen William - It is with our greatest sympathy that we announce that Stephen passed away in Hamilton, Ontario on November 16, 2017 at the age of 42.

There were many wonderful aspects to Stephen's life, and many ways that he touched our lives. He has left behind his two beautiful daughters Olivia, and Ashley.

He will be remembered as a wonderful son, grandson, nephew, brother, brother-in-law, father, uncle, friend, cousin, cook, and a poker player. In all these ways and more, he made our lives richer and fuller.


Szczytnikowicz GenowefaSZCZYTNIKOWICZ, Genowefa - With great sorrow, we announce the passing of Genowefa in her 93rd year on November 16, 2017 at Grandview Lodge. 

She is predeceased by her husband of 53 years, Kazimir (2015).  Aunt to Maryla and Peter Sarabacha.  Great aunt to Annette, Mark, Lisa, Kevin and Michael as well as her sister in law Krystyna. 

She has been a loved parish member of the Polish National Catholic Church for 55 years and her marriage to Kazimir was the very first performed at Holy Trinity PNCC. 


Warnock MarieWARNOCK, Marie 'Jackie' - Passed away peacefully at home, in her 90th year, under the care of her family as she wished on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.  She has been reunited with her husband, the late David Warnock Jr. 

Survived by her loving children Deb (Mick) Elliott, Lisa (Paul) LeBlanc, Madelaine Warnock, Michelle Warnock (Dennis), Michael (Janet) Warnock and Jaqueline (Jeffrey) McDonald.  Nana to 14 grandchildren and great-nana to 15 great-grandchildren.   Jackie was predeceased by her parents James and Emma Ladouceur and 15 siblings. 


Roseman DorothyROSEMAN, Dorothy Marguerite (nee Staples) -  After a brief struggle and a life well lived, Dorothy passed away at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital with her family at her side on November 15, 2017.

Dorothy was born in Elfrida on December 18, 1917 to Gertrude and Robert Staples. She was predeceased by her husband Ludovic (1966), her daughters, Barbara (2005) and Gail (1997) and her siblings, Helen, Violet, and Vernon.

She is survived by her son Gary (Lana), seven grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren and her brand new great-great-granddaughter Aria Mae Jarvis. Dorothy is also survived by her sisters, Mae and June, and her brother Robert (Gladys).


PEARSON, Jennifer Lynn (Thomas) - It is with heavy hearts and great sadness that the family of Jennifer Pearson announces her sudden passing, after a brief illness on November 15, at the age of 69.

She is survived by her loving husband and best friend Donald of 42 years. Dearly loved little sister to Cecile Shepherd (Bill 2013), Vicki & Tony Preston, and Eddie & Lynne Thomas. Much loved sister-in-law to Sharon, Patricia, Mike , Madeline, Mary, Helene and John. Adored Aunt to several nieces and nephews, and predeceased by her beloved nephew Anthony Preston.

She will also be remembered by her many friends.


RICHES, Alfred Gordon (Gord) - Suddenly at the age of 78. Son of the late Rose and Gord Riches.

Beloved husband and soulmate of Bev of 56 years. Loving father of Gord Jr. (Dana- deceased), Shelley (Frank), Randy, Cory (Josie), Tracey (Ken) and Cheryl (Mike). Brother of Dennis (Carol) and Betty (Bob). Dear Papa to 13 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.


Mascia FlavianoMASCIA, Flaviano "Nino"  - (October 16, 1929 - November 15, 2017)

Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on November 15, 2017 at the Hamilton General Hospital, at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of the late Lia.

Devoted father of Lorena (Frank) Pennetta and Flavio (Maryann) Mascia.

Loving Nonno of Michael, Marchello, Giuliana Mascia and Ava Pennetta.

Dear son of the late Teodosio and Teresa Mascia.


Chopp AudreyCHOPP, Audrey  - It is with great sadness that the family of Audrey Julia Chopp (Simpson) announce her passing on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at the age of 94 years.

Audrey will be lovingly remembered by her husband, William of 73 years and her children William (Dana), Carl (Rochelle) and Neil (Cindy deceased).

She will also be fondly remembered by her grandchildren, Aaron (Vicki), Leanne (Derek), Kristal (Dimitri), Kayla (Arun), Elliot (Nikki) her great grandchildren Payton, Sydney, Carter, Anderson and her surviving brothers Vic, Rod, Richard, Paul and Terry.


Paszynski PiotrPASZYNSKI, Piotr "Peter"  - Peacefully at home in Stoney Creek,

With his loving family by his side, on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at the age of 68.

Beloved husband of Teresa (nee Gabrus) for 38 years.

Loving father of Thomas and Paul.


Crooks MorleyCROOKS, Morley Harland - Peacefully on November 15, 2017 in his 93rd year.

Beloved husband to the late Thelma. Loving Dad to Russell (Lenora), the late Grenville (Joanne), Sheila (Brian), Cliff (Nancy), Margaret Ann (Rob), Stanley (Marg) and Laura (Vince). He will be sadly missed by his many grandchildren, great grandchildren extended family and friends.


BELSHAW, Gertrude - Predeceased by her husband Thomas Belshaw. 

Mother of Doug Kemp (Wendy), Liz Ryerson, the late Patricia Palmer (Brian), the late Paul Ryerson (Marlene).  Grandmother of Greg, Megan, Michael and Melanie.  Mother-in-law of Ellen Barton.  Grandmother of Russ and Jane Kemp, Virginia and Erin Swan. 

Step-mother of Rod Belshaw (Elizabeth).  Grandmother of Greg, Beth, Calim and Colin Belshaw, Cathy Belshaw and Craig Calhoun.  Step-mother of Tom Belshaw (the late Marilyn).  Grandmother of Alisa, Morry, Alex, Leah and Aerin Black, Sean, Lucia, Clara and Thomas Belshaw, Michelle, Phil, Aria, Ava and Mila Iannone, Michael, Beverly, Leela and Andrew Belshaw. 


Tait LouisTAIT, Louis 'Lou' - March 23, 1926 - November 14, 2017

Lou passed away peacefully in his 92nd year on November 14, 2017. Finally reunited with Marilou, his loving wife of 56 years, who passed away in July 2000.

Lou was also predeceased by his brother Vince Tratnyek (Doreen) and his sister Mary Zver (Joe).

Lou is survived by his children, Susan, Patti (Doug) and Dave (Linda). Grandpa will be greatly missed by his eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.