Hamilton

 

AUTY, Valerie - Peacefully at St. Joseph's Hospital on May 9, 2017 at age 78.  

Long time partner of William Goddard.  Loving mother of Stuart, Neil and Andrew.  Proud grandmother of Justin and Casey.  Val will also be missed by her extended family and friends. 

 

VanEvery CharlesVanEVERY, Robert 'Bobby' Charles - It is with great sadness that the family of Robert VanEvery announces his passing suddenly on May 9th, 2017 at the age of 70 years.

Predeceased by his wife Frances V. VanEvery nee: Beaver, his son Francis Guy Beaver, parents George "Tubby" and Lenore VanEvery and siblings Barb Harris and Larry VanEvery.

Beloved brother of Eleanor “Cookie” Doolittle, Randel VanEvery (Norma) and Dallas Brock (Ron). Dear father of Trevor and Anna VanEvery, Sheila VanEvery, Robert “Starz” VanEvery Jr., and Robbe Beaver. Loving stepfather of Maureen Turkey (Gary), Carmen Turkey, Cindy and Dago Silversmith, Frank Turkey Jr. (Dena), and Blake (Michelle). He will be sadly missed by his 42 grandchildren and 35 great grandchildren. Also survived by many nieces and nephews, cousins and  friends.

 

COCK, Keith "Casey" - With great sadness, Keith suddenly passed away at his home in Stoney Creek, on May 9, 2017, at the age of 61.

Predeceased by his parents Ralph and Phyllis Cock.

Beloved husband to Phyllis Murray for 31 years. Loving father of Neil and Erin.

 

Rusynyk JohnRUSYNYK, John Michael  - April 23, 1943 - May 9, 2017

Suddenly at Hamilton General Hospital with his family at his side, John Michael Rusynyk passed away in his 75th year.

Beloved husband of Connie over 48 years.

Loved father of Tania and her husband John East, Mike and his wife Alana and Jamie and his wife Jennifer.

Proud grandfather of Samantha, Katie, Eliora, Dexter, Emma and Will.

 

STROBL, Martin Anthony - It is with deep sadness that we share the sudden passing of our dear Marty (Mark) Strobl on Tuesday morning, May 9, 2017, at St Joseph’s Hospital in Hamilton in his 57th year.

Mark is predeceased by his parents Cathy (Bauer) and Edward Strobl.

 

McMaster MaryMcMASTER, Mary Rose (Stechyshyn) - October 23, 1915 – May 9, 2017

Mary passed away peacefully at Wentworth Lodge in Dundas on May 9, 2017, at the age of 101.

Mary is predeceased by: her husband, Robert (Bob); her parents, Joseph and Tekla (Kathleen) Stechyshyn, her brother Walter; her sisters, Jenny and Stella (McCosky). She is survived by her sons, Malcolm (Lin) and Graeme (Joan), her grandchildren, Derek (Amy), Heather, and Iain (Jacinthe), and her great-grandson, Elliot.

 

KUNOVAC, Andja - Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospital on Monday, May 8, 2017 in her 70th year.

Beloved wife of Vlado for 52 years. Cherished mother of Vera (Ratko) Lukic, Vesna (Zoran) Milisic, Daliborka (Tihomir) Boroja. Will be missed by her many grandchildren.

 

Habinski MichaelHABINSKI, Michael Frank - Peacefully with his family by his side on May 8, 2017 in his 58th year.

Beloved son of Frank and the late Margaret. Loving father to Crystal McIntosh (Billy) and papa to Zoey.

He will be dearly missed by his brother David (Dee), all his extended family and close friends.

 

VIPOND, Frances - It is with regret that we announce Fran’s peaceful passing on Monday, May 8th 2017. 

Fran is survived by her beloved husband Clem and sister Marian. 

Fran received her elementary and secondary education in Burford, Ontario and graduated as an R.N.A. from St. Joseph’s Hospital in Brantford. 

 

Buturajac JosipBUTURAJAC, Josip - It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Josip on May 8, 2017 in his 69th year. 

Beloved husband of Jelka for 48 years.  Loving father of Renata Palozzi (Angelo) and Joseph Buturajac (Heather).  Cherished grandfather of Nick, Elena, Stephanie and Emma. 

He will be sadly missed by his sister Ljubica Tomasic (Ivan), his sisters in Croatia, Dora Poturica, Kata Spudic and his brother Mike Buturajac (Kathy).   Predeceased by his sister Mara Tersic.  Also missed by all his nieces, nephews and friends in Canada and Croatia. 

Thank you to Dr. Ashraf, Dr. Turnbull and Dr. Kanani for all your help and to all the support staff at CCAC, VON nurses and everyone at Dr. Bob Kemp Hospice. 

 

Kafka HenryKAFKA, Henry - (1935-2017)

Surrounded by the love of his family, Henry left to join his wife Joyce of 55 years, who passed just two months ago.

Deeply missed by his children Laura Morrison, Allison Jill Souter (Dave) and Derrill. Grandpa of Max (Daina), Dexter and Ben Souter. Great grandpa of Anson.

Predeceased by his siblings Leo, Mary, Victor. Sadly missed by his siblings Lily, Bill, Joe, Jerry, Jane, Ken and their families.

 

Woolridge GeorgeWOOLDRIDGE, George Albert - Passed away peacefully on Monday, May 8, 2017 at the Hamilton General Hospital at the age of 82. 

Lovingly remembered by Bev.  Father of Lyla (Sue) and David (Linda).  Grandfather of Katherine, David and Thomas.  Great-grandfather of Okley Theo Fraser. 

Dear brother of Claudia MacCharles (Ron, predeceased), Julia Schmalenberg (Dale) and Renee McDonald (predeceased) (Bill).  Will be sadly missed by his special family Don, Kris, Amber and Nicole Nie.  Dearly missed by many other family and friends. 

 

Stegmaier MargaretSTEGMAIER, Margaret - Margaret passed away peacefully at Hamilton General Hospital on Monday May 8, 2017 in her 88th year.

Predeceased in 1993 by her beloved husband of 39 years, Alois Josef. Loving and devoted mother to her two sons William (Julie), of Lacombe Alberta and Alan (Rhonda), of Dundas Ontario. Beloved Oma and Grandma to her grandchildren, Kyle, Kaylee, Matthew, Joshua and Lucas.

Survived by her sisters Anneliese and Edith who reside in Germany.  Margaret was born in Remscheid, Germany. Lived in Eisenbach, West Germany until 1953, she then left for Canada to join her husband to be. She lived in Dundas, Ontario until her passing.

 

Capton DelmaCAPTON, Delma Beatrice - Peacefully at Iroquois Lodge on Monday May 8, 2017 at the age of  92 years.

Daughter of the late Leslie and Beatrice (Jamieson) Capton.  Predeceased by sisters Thelma, Vivian and Minnie and brothers Leslie, John, Earl & Richard Capton and Robert Jamieson.

Aunt Del graduated from the school of nursing in Windsor in 1949 and was acknowledged as a registered nurse with the Province of Ontario,  Ministry of Health in 1950.  She graduated from the U of T nursing school with her degree in Public Health Nursing in 1953.

We believe that Aunt Del is the last of the Six Nations WWII lady veterans of the RCAF Women's Division. Her home legion being in Dundas, Ontario.

 

LAUZON, Germaine Marie - Peacefully passed away at home on Monday, May 8, 2017 at the age of 93.

Very loving mother to Suzanne Sawyer (Pat Casey), Lizette (Bob) Willson and Celine (Gerry) Nason. Loving Memere to Dan, Tim, Jamie, Ron, Doug, the late Jeff, Mike and Tera. Great Grand Memere to Matthew, Ashley, Aaron, Nicholas, Austin, Nolan, Maya, Carson and Lauren. Predeceased by Roger Lauzon.

 

Gleed GordonGLEED, Gordon Sydney - We are deeply saddened to announce the sudden but peaceful death of Gordon Sydney Gleed, on Monday, May 8, 2017.  

Dear brother of Mrs. Dorothy Marshall of Ancaster and Dale and Barbara Gleed of Orillia. Beloved father of Lori Elizabeth and Francis Gordon Gleed.  Devoted Grandfather of Gordon James Kemp. Greatest and very proud Poppa of Jayden Baksh and baby Ezra.

Fondly remembered by Donnie Kemp, Courtney Baksh, Susan and Gwyn Marshall, Katherine and Scott Gleed and their families.

 

ROLLO, James Alfred Lee - March 27, 1938 - May 8, 2017

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Jimmy Rollo.

We will all miss his witty nature, smiling face and generous heart. His Scottish humour and people skills allowed him in so many hearts.

 

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FREEMAN, Ruby Louise - Peacefully on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at the age of 87.

Beloved wife to the late Gordon. Loving mother to Linda Anderson (the late Gordon) and Dave Freeman (Jackie). Cherished grandmother to Dwayne, Melissa and Aimee and five great-grand- children.

Dear sister of Elva Price and Lois Gray. She will be missed by all her extended family.

A special thank you to the staff at Billings Court Manor, Crown Derby wing for their care and support.

 

Wishart Tersigni JamesWISHART-TERSIGNI , James “Jack” - April 6 2016 – May 7 2017

 Our Beautiful Baby Boy, ‘Jack’ (James Dominic) passed peacefully in the arms of his adoring parents on Sunday May 7 2017 at Sick Kids Hospital in Toronto.  Jack courageously battled with cancer for 7 months and we could not be more proud of him. 

 Baby Jack stole the heart of every person he met.  He brought joy and happiness to all and was loved beyond measure by his family and friends.  Jackie was our superhero, our Incredible Hulk and our little man.

 Jack was the much loved and cherished son of Maria and Andrew Wishart.  Beloved grandson of Dave and Karman Wishart and Dominic and Jo-Ann Tersigni. 

 

Frederick FrancisFRANCIS, Stanley Frederick - Peacefully at home on Sunday, May 7, 2017, Surrounded by his family, in his 81st year, Stan was reunited with Max. 

Beloved father and father in law to Kevin (Pet), Greg (Lori), Michael (Cindy), Gary (Nancy), Tracy Dupuis (Don), Kimberly Deveau (Jeremy), Shari Connolly and Laurie Dedio.  Cherished granddad to 13 grandchildren and 1 great grandson. 

He will be sadly missed by his sisters in law and many nieces and nephews.  Special friend and Granddad to many. 

Stan was involved in many organizations, most recently he was Lions A2 2nd Vice District Governor.  

 

O'CONNOR, Anthony (Tony) - February 12, 1938 - May 7, 2017

Heavy hearts abound now within the O'Connor Clan as we mourn the loss of a very special, loving and wonderful Husband, Father, and Grandfather. He now takes his place amongst those of the Clan who have preceded him.

Tony Passed away peacefully at the Juravinski Hospital surrounded by his family.

 

MATTIOLI, Martin - Unexpectedly, on May 7, 2017, at the age of 44.

Loving father of Joseph, Silvana and Juliana. Beloved son of Sonny and the late Sylvia. Brother to Anita (Gary) and dear uncle to Samantha.

Martin will also be missed by extended family, cousins and many friends, and a special thank you to Joe and Maryann.

 

NAULT, Albert “Bert” - Passed away peacefully, with his family by his side on Saturday, May 6, 2017 in his 86th year.

Beloved husband of Ida for 64 years. Cherished father of Ken and Evelyn, Cindy and Michael Prosser. Devoted grandfather of Carly, Stephanie and Samantha.

 

Warening Leonard WARENING, Leonard - It is with heavy hearts and profound sadness that our family announces the peaceful passing of Leonard Wareing at home on Saturday, May 6, 2017 with his beloved wife, Noemia Pratas-Wareing, at his side.

Predeceased by his parents William and Vera Wareing. Loving father of Lorrie (Bill) and Len Jr. Proud Granpa of Matthew (Julianna), Allison and Kirsten.

Survived by his mother-in-law, Bernardete Pratas, brother Ken (Sandy), sister Barbara (Joseph) and twin sister Lorna (Bob) Burke. Brother-in-law of Bert (Sandra), Tony (Peggy), Roy (Kate) and sister-in-law of Bella. Lovingly adored by his many nieces and nephews.

Len will be missed by his many wonderful friends who were a large part of his life. 

 

Geczy MargaretGECZY, Margaret Rose - March 15, 1928 - May 5, 2017

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved mother Margaret, on Friday, May 5, 2017 at the age of 89.

She is survived by her sons John (Lisette) and George and her grandson Andrew. She will be missed by her siblings, Tibi and Zsuzsa both living in Hungary.

Margaret's passions in life were travelling and tending to her garden, but most important was her love for her family.

 

PALLO, Anne (Antonina) - With love surrounding her, Anne peacefully passed away on May 5, 2017 at the age of 91, to be re-united with her beloved and cherished husband, Jim.  

Loving mother of Diane Aitken (Daniel), Lynda Al Quran (Fareed) and James Pallo (Barbara).  Cherished grandmother of Susan, Ryan, Julie, Jeremy, Lindsay, and Danielle.  Great-grandmother to Anna and Jocelyn.