GUITE, Michael Gilbert  - Suddenly and peacefully passed away at home on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at the age of 59.

Loving son of Georgette and the late Gilbert. Very loving husband of Florence. Dear father of Michael.

He will be fondly remembered by his many siblings, family members and friends.


Thompson ChristopherTHOMPSON, Christopher Brendan McNeilly - It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden but peaceful passing of our beloved Christopher on Tuesday April 11, 2017.

Christopher was the soulmate of Alicia Fowlie, son of Leanne and Ted, brother of Stephen, and devoted uncle to Allison Karin Thompson.

Christopher will be sadly missed by his aunts and uncles: Patricia and Derril, David, Jim and Mary Lou, Ed and Sharon, Dan and Simone, Mary Anne, Peter, Josie, Paul and Erika. Christopher is loved and admired by his cousins Ted and Elaan, Jonathan and Sunshine, Alethea, Graham, David and Julie, Gavin, Sarah and Adam, Matthew and Alisha, Katherine, Nathan and Erin, Danielle Leigh, James and Danielle, Travis and Megan, Tyson and Peyton, and their children: Kate and Amy, Dorman, Kaia and Quinn, Nolan and Mitchell and Lilly and Eithan.


DOWNER, Carole - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Carole on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at the age of 56. 

Beloved wife of Wellington for 31 years.  Loving mother of Therese, Vanessa, Celeste, Jean-Luc and Celine.  Dear sister of Denise, Jacques, Paul and Claudette. 


Couto MariaCOUTO, Maria Conçeicão (nee Cabral) - Peacefully at Macassa Lodge, Hamilton on Monday, April 10, 2017, Maria Couto in her 73rd year.

Beloved wife of Luis Couto for 53 years. Loving mother of Katya Garon (Marc) of Burlington, Kemi Couto and Kurts Couto both of Hamilton. Cherished Vovó of Monique, Jean Pierre, Keena and Kori.

Dear daughter of the late José and Palmira Cabral and dear sister of João Cabral (Maria), Maria Helena Cabral, Maria De Fatima Xavier (the late João) and José Jorge Cabral all of Brazil. Maria will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.


Mahony ChristinaMAHONY, Christina - Peacefully on April 10, 2017 in her 94 year.

Predeceased by her husband Thomas and parents Giovanni Ernesto and Elizabeth (nee Power) Pagana. Loving mother of Ed (Rita Chimienti) and Joanne (Nicole Raiche) Cherished gramma of Joseph, Brenna and Maggie.

Also predeceased by her siblings Connie Martin, Charlie Pagana (Betty), Johnny Rosewell and her nieces Patsy Mahoney and Ilene Palmer and nephew Billy Martin. Dear aunt of Chrissy Elliot, Edith Body and Randy, Michael and Joe Pagana.

Special thanks to Wendy Smith, as well as the staff at Ridgeview Long Term Care.


GILBERT, Eileen Margaret - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Eileen on Monday, April 10, 2017 at Juravinski Hospital, surrounded by her loving family, in her 88th year.

We take comfort knowing Mom is now with Dad in heaven.

Eileen is predeceased by her husband Charles (2014), and is survived by her children Elaine, Anthony (Laurie), Mark (Darlene), John and Jane (Andy); along with her grandchildren Tracy, Bruce (Alicia), Cory (Stephanie), Jodi (Todd), Julie and Peter, and three great-grandchildren, Logan, Mickayla and Olivia.


VUJIC, Nikola - Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospital West 5th on Monday, April 10, 2017 at the age of 80.

Cherished husband to the late Jela. Proud father to Danila Maric (Dusan) and Gina Manojlovic (the late George). Loving grandfather to Nicholas, Michael, and Nikolina.


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DYMOND, Jack - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear father on April 10, 2017 in his 66th year.

Loving father of Jessie and Brian Berry and cherished grandfather of Jayden.

Dear brother of Donny, Larry and Bill (Mary Lu). Sadly missed by many family and friends.


SCHWEGLER, Gordon Edward - Slipped away on Monday, April 10, 2017.

Gordon was a good and honourable man; husband of Joan (nee Hamilton) Schwegler. Father of two sons, grandfather of two granddaughters, predeceased by grandson Kurt.


Cruickshank IreneCRUICKSHANK, Irene Maria (nee. Pozza) -  It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Irene at the Hamilton General Hospital on Monday, April 10, 2017 in her 87th year.

Beloved wife to Harold for 63 years. Loving mother of Peggy Beckerson, Robert (Barbara), Kathy Peart (Bob), Kevin (Gloria) and Jackie Scott (Jeff). Dear grandmother to Jennifer, Stefanie, Danielle and Katrina, Teresa and Phillip, Jenelle, Erik, Janessa and Alexandra. Great grandmother of nine.


SARDELLA, Keith Victor James – Peacefully at Emmanuel House on Monday, April, 10, 2017, in his 84th year.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Shirley in December and sadly missed by his son Michael (Patricia) and daughter Laura (Merlyn MacPhee); grandchildren Brandy Young, Grant MacPhee (Amanda) and Andrew Sardella and great grandchildren Aliexia and Aubrey.


STAHL, Lothar - Passed away peacefully at the Brantford General Hospital on Monday, April 10th, 2017 in his 92nd year. 

Beloved husband of the late Leonore (November 2013). 

Dear brother of Werner Stahl and his wife Waltraud.  Lothar will be missed by his nieces and nephews. 


Johnson AndrewJOHNSON, Andrew - Peacefully passed away Monday, April 10 at the Stedman Community Hospice. Andy was in his 92nd year.

Andy was predeceased by his parents Angus and Jean Johnson and wife, of more than 64 years, Verna Mary (2011).

Loving father of Jamie Johnson and Judi (Brian) Slaman. Andy was the dear grandfather of Thomas Johnson and Stephanie, Jaquie, Aimee, Carista, Michelle, Theo, Vanessa and Natalie Slaman, and great-grandfather to Andrew Gonclaves. Beloved brother to the late Angus (late Leila), Russell (Joan), Donald (Judy) and Barbara ( Bob) Copeland. Brother in law of Audrey (the late Frank) Elcomb. Uncle to many cherished nieces and nephews.


CUSHNIE, Bruce Philip - Sadly, our family announces the passing of Bruce on Monday, April 10, 2017, in his 78th year. 

Bruce is survived by his loving son Joe; his faithful friend Cecile Walker; his grandchildren Joseph, Julia and Gavin; and his siblings Gail Penton (Peter), Ken aka Joe (Kathy) and Kit Mol (Bill). 


Kyrkos JoseeKYRKOS, Josée (Solary) - (1962 - 2017) - It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Josée on Monday, April 10th, 2017 at the Hamilton General Hospital after a lengthy battle with chronic illness. 

Josée is survived by her husband and best friend Andy, and her absolute love of her life, son Anthony.

She will be greatly missed by father Charlie Solary (the late Terry), her brother Jasen Solary (Tina) her sister-in-law Olga Kyrkos (Ian Bulmer) brother-in-law Chris Kyrkos, her nieces and nephews, and many extended family in Quebec.


Runions PaulRUNIONS, Paul Douglas - Sadly our family announces the passing of Paul on April 9, 2017 in his 80th year.

Beloved husband of Eleanor for 61 years. Loving father of Pamela Helt, Gloria Peters (Dave), Sharon Turner (Ken) and Lisa Runions. Proud grandpa of Jennifer, Cassandra, Derek, Kevin, Tara, Shawna, Katelyn, Rachel, Evan and great grandpa of Ava, Ethan and Olivia.

Paul was a retiree from Dofasco with 36 years of service. Once Paul retired he enjoyed his love for fishing and running his tackle business.


HENRY, Carmela 'Talla' - Passed away peacefully at Tranquility Place, Brantford on Sunday April 9, 2017 in her 94th year.

Much loved wife of the late Burleigh (2014). Beloved mother of Angela (Dan Nolan), Maureen, Roberta and Linda. Dearest Nonna of Martin and Patrick Nolan and Sara Henry.


Carroll JosephCARROLL, Joseph - We are saddened to announce the peaceful death of Joseph Carroll in his 92nd year at home on April 9, 2017 surrounded by his loving family.

He is survived by his soul mate, companion and partner, Susan Nucci, and his four children, Judy (George McGowan); Jo (Steve Munro); Christopher (Sandra) and Sandra Shields (Leo Ezerins); and his sister, Mary-Ellen Thompson.

Also surviving him are his nine grandchildren - Jessie and Abby Munro; Davis and John Carroll; Andrew (Christian Giannotti) and J.J. Shields; Sophie (Patrick) O'Sullivan; Dianna and Christopher Jewell and 2 great-grandchildren, Henry and Nathan O'Sullivan; also stepchildren Lisa Nucci (Dave Vrbetic), Christopher Nucci (Nathalie Bauvais) and 3 step-grandchildren, Alex, Emma and Hannah Vrbetic.


Lowartz PatriciaLOWARTZ, Patricia (nee Cheeseman) -  It is with heartfelt sorrow that we announce the passing of our devoted wife, mother, and grandmother on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at the age of 73.

Beloved wife and partner of Manfred (Fred)  for 50 beautiful years. Caring and supportive mother of Christine (Randy Kuntz), Jeffrey, Erica (Christopher Cozzarin), and Nicole.  Cherished and always so proud Nana of Dylan, Sarah, Matthew, Sophia and Ryan. 

She will be forever loved and remembered by her brother Michael  (Mary Lynn)  Cheeseman and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. Predeceased by her parents Florence and Thomas and her stepfather Arthur.


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WEAVER, Mary Helen (nee Nagy) – Passed away at Wentworth Lodge on Sunday April 9, 2017 in her 88th year.

Beloved wife of the late Don Addison Weaver (1999). Loving mother of Don Weaver (Ruth), Denise (Ross) Anderson, and Deborah Swan. Cherished grandmother of Don, Sarah, Lisa, and Megan. Caring great-grandmother of Hailey and Lily.


TOMLINSON, Sylvia (Aggus) - Passed away peacefully at Wentworth Lodge, Dundas, on Sunday, April 9, 2017 in her 101st year. 

Predeceased by her husband, Stanley Edgar Tomlinson (Eddy), her parents, Mary and George Aggus, and her siblings, Phil, Peggy and Don.  Sylvia will be dearly missed by her son, Peter (Susan Sanders), her nieces, Dee MacKenzie and Barb Francis, nephew, Gerry Aggus, and her friend and longtime neighbor, Chris Morrisey.  She is also survived by her grandsons, Robert and Richard, and seven great-grandchildren. 


ROBERTSON, Catherine Jean - 1930 - 2017

With sadness we announce Catherine's (Kay) passing on Sunday, April 9, 2017.

Predeceased by her loving husband Walt (2014) and daughter Donna (2013), Kay will be greatly missed by her loving family, sons Ian (Sherry) and Bill, and daughter Mary-Jane (Tim). 


HUTCHINSON, Anna-Louise (nee Bolton) - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 8th, 2017 in her 68th year. 

Cherished mother of Michelle and Brian Sibbick and Waylon and Janice Hutchinson.  Loving grandmother of Presley, Brianne, Samantha, Robyn and Zakk. 

Loving daughter of the late Edward and Ruth Bolton.


WIEDRICK, Donald Evan - Passed away suddenly at the Brantford General Hospital on Saturday, April 8th, 2017 in his 84th year.

Beloved husband of the late Helen Alice Wiedrick (1998). Special friend and companion for many years of Dorothy Keresturi. Loving father of Donald (Jr), Debbie and her husband Jim Clayton, David and his wife Marie. Caring grandfather of Andrew (Lauren), Jim (Caty), Samantha (Scott) and Alex.


HELLEWELL, Philip George - Passed  away peacefully in the arms of his girls on Saturday, April 8, 2017, in his 71st  year. 

Much loved husband of Stephanie for  47 years.  Loving father of Sarah Cote (Don), Lucie Ross ( Darren).  Loved Grandpa of Mackenzie, Olivia, Devon, Morgan, Sydney, Keifer and Joel. 


Ross DonaldROSS, Donald ‘Don’ - Don Ross passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington on Saturday, April 8, 2017 in his 82nd year. 

Beloved Husband of Bernice Ross (nee Young) for over 60 wonderful years.  Loving Father of Larry (Alison) Ross, Shelley (Mark) Nash of Australia, Robert (Leanne) Ross, and Donald (Leslie) Ross.  Proud Grandfather of 8 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. 

Don was predeceased by his parents, his brother Hugh, his sister Marion, and his nieces Debbie and Nancy.  Survived by his sister-in-law Peggy (Don) Bucher, and brother-in-law Robert (Terri) Young.