Oberfrank MagdalenaOBERFRANK, Magdalena - Peacefully on June 3, 2017 at Arbor Creek Nursing Home in her 94th year.

Predeceased by her husband Frank. Loving mother of Adam (Sylvia) and Frank (Wilma). Beloved grandma of Adam Jr. (Meredith), Michael, Tim (Dalia), Geoff (Ronda), Jason (Valerie) and James (Andrea).

Cherished great-grandma of Jacob, Joshua, Rebecca, Calieb, Jeffrey, Jamie, Kylie and Harlow.

Magdalena will be deeply missed by her extended family.


McIntyre JudithMcINTYRE, Judith “Judy” Elaine (nee Sibley) - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at the age of 72. She is now reunited with her beloved husband of almost 36 years, Harley.

Cherished mother of Allen, Danny (Catherine), and Shelley Spain (John). Proud gramma of John, Angus, Eric, Chloe, Cole, Curtis and Abbey.

Survived by her brothers John (the late Florence), Jim (Cecile) and sisters Betty (Bill), Pat (the late Andy) and Linda (Les). Predeceased by her sister Joyce (the late Henry).

Judy will be dearly missed by her many nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.


Parkins J.C. PARKINS, J.C. - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of J.C. (James Courtland) Parkins on June 3, 2017 at the early age of 46. 

J.C. was the beloved son of Nancy and Bernie Parkins and the delightful little brother of Laura Parkins Kell. He was a brother-in-law to John Kell and a doting uncle to Hunter, Arden, and Jordan Kell. He was the adored nephew of Gloria and Bob Davis, and Wayne and Carol Parkins.  

He will also be missed by his Community Living Family who have provided care for him since 1986.  We wish to thank all of you who came in his last days to wish him a safe journey. 

In honouring J.C.’s generous spirit and love of life, his family has elected to donate his organs in the hope that his incredible joy will be shared with others. 


Cameron AlexanderCAMERON, Alexander 'Scotty' - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at Brierwood Gardens in his 87th year.

Beloved husband of 40 years to Wilma. Loving father of Anne Coutts, Allison Cameron, Cindy Smith (Glenn Neate) and John Smith. Devoted Papa of Sara, Stephen, Casey, Kelly (Wade), Erin, Dennis and Tracy, and great-papa of Ryan, Nya, Tevaun and Layla. Survived by his brother Kenneth (Helen) and his sister-in-law Marilyn.

Predeceased by his brother Victor. He will also be deeply missed by many nieces, nephews and extended family members.

Alex served in the Royal British Air Force in Suez Cannel, following he worked for 40 years at Union Gas. Alex was a long time member of the Dunsdon Legion Branch 461 and received the 50 year pin. A Past Master for two years and Mason of the Reba Lodge #515 A.F. & A.M.


JUG, Marie - 77, of Hamilton, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on June 3, 2017 at Hamilton General Hospital.

Marie was a Mother, Grandmother, and Friend to all who met her.  She always did for others and had so much thoughtfulness behind each of her gifts.

Marie really loved her grandchildren.   Each summer and winter, she would travel to Chicago to spend time with her son and his family. She was such a fun grandma and loved watching cartoons and playing games and coloring with her 2 granddaughters.  


Cooper HaroldCOOPER, Harold Roy - It is with saddened hearts we announce the passing of our dear father on June 3, 2017 in his 85th year.

He will be deeply missed by his children Kathy (George), Hal, Kaly, Jay (Tina) and Scott (Alison). Loving Papa of 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his grandson Kyle and great-granddaughter Ainsley.

He will be missed by his one time wife and great friend Betty.

He was a friend to many who will miss his entertaining stories, quick wit and great advice. After his retirement in 1991 from the city of Hamilton he became an avid golfer and an active member of the Dundas Lions Club.


Sykes DonaldSYKES, Donald Ian - Passed away suddenly on June 3rd, 2017 in his 59th year.

Loving husband to Nancy for thirty-two years and devoted father to Ryan.

Donald, better known as Donny, is survived by his sisters Lynn (Blair), Janet, Dawn (Butch), and Donna. He will be missed by his father in law Adam (the late Pia), his sisters in law Sandra (Bill) and Linda, as well as his brothers in law Andre and Gino.

Donny will further be missed by his Uncle Gordon (Margaret) and John (Mary), as well as his dog Patches and many beloved nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by his parents Donald and Nell.


FORD, Everett Edward - It is with saddened hearts we announce the passing of Everett at the Wellington LTC on Friday, June 2, 2017 at the age of 101.

He was predeceased by his wives, Helen (1979) and Grace (2013), as well as his children, Madeleine, Mildred , and Glen.


de Wilde Judyde WILDE, Judy - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Judy de Wilde (nee Fetter) on Friday June 2, 2017, in her 60th year, with her husband and family by her side, having resolutely and courageously battled cancer.

Married 25 years to John, Judy was a loved and devoted wife. John will miss her very much. Dear daughter of Marie and Don (predeceased) Fetter. Loved and proud mother of Thomas (Sara), Marissa (Nate), and Brandon. Proud and cherished Oma of Jaxon, Emerson, Brinley, Bentley, and Huxley.

Sadly missed by her sister Lynn (the late Larry), and her brother Rob (Bonnie). Lovingly missed by her nephews Alex, Nolan, and Jason. Dear sister-in-law of Gerrie Verwey (the late Bastiaan), Hennie (Cor) Bezemer and the late Johanna de Wilde.


Regnerus DianeREGNERUS, Diane (nee Hartman)  - Peacefully at Carpenter Hospice on Friday, June 2, 2017 in her 74th year the Lord called her to her heavenly home.

Loving wife of 53 yrs of Andy Regnerus. She will be greatly missed by her children, Allan & Annette Regnerus, Brenda (†2015), Colin & Sandra, Denise, and Emily. Cherished grandmother of Jonathan, Nicholas, Jeff & Erica, Kris & Heather, Dayva, Drew, Aaron, Jesse, Reanne (Greg), Kasey, Max, Ty, Dakara, and Noah,  and great-grandmother of Daniel and Andrew.

Sister and sister in-law of Eilt + and Hetty+ Hartman, Berend and Carol Hartman, Tina and Ralph Rodermond, Ann and Joe VanTuyl, Bert and Wilma Hartman, Blake and Deb Hartman, Tony (†) and Annie (†) Regnerus, Ann and Peter (†) Vanschepen, Bob (†) and Edith (†) Regnerus. Sam and Alyce Regnerus, Louie and Jane Regnerus, Mary and Bill (†) Mantel, George (†) and Thea Regnerus.


BARRON, June Dianne - Suddenly, at Juravinski Hospital on June 2, 2017 in her 71st year. 

Beloved wife of the late Jack.  Cherished mother of Lana (Steve), Neil and Lisa (Rich).  Devoted G-Ma of Stevie, Cole, Sarah, Katyy, Ryan, Rosebud, Mac, great-grandson Ryder and God daughter Samantha. 


Sherlock PhilipSHERLOCK, Fr. Philip - Peacefully, at Hamilton General Hospital, on Friday, June 2, 2017, Fr. Philip Peter Sherlock in his 81st year of life on the 55th anniversary of his ordination to the Priesthood.

Predeceased by his parents Catherine (nèe O'Brien) and John Joseph Sherlock, his brother Rev. Fr. William (Bill) Francis and brother James Vincent, as well as his brother in law William Dool.

He is survived by his siblings Joseph Gerald (Bernice), Bishop John (Jack) Michael (Retired Bishop of London), Mary Isabel Dool, Eleanor Agnes Monahan (Edward) and Allan Gerard (Annamarie), his sister in law Catherine and a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews, as well as many friends.


McConville LeonardMcCONVILLE, Leonard - Passed away peacefully, on June 2nd, 2017 at St. Joseph's Hospital in his 65th year.

He will be missed by his devoted wife Retha McConville. Cherished father of sons Timothy, Charles and daughter Rebecca (George). Loving Grandfather of Jesse.

Survived by sister Doris (Pat). Leonard will be missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.


MASK, Clemens Joseph "Santa Clause" - passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 1st, 2017, at the Brantford General Hospital. 

Beloved husband of the late Darlene Mask (2009).  Much loved father of Jayson Mask and the late Tyler Mask (2016).


SMITH, Leslie - Passed away peacefully, on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at the age of 89.

Beloved husband and best friend of the late Emily of 69 years.


Marzilli SantaMARZILLI, Santa 'Santina' (nee Giglietta)  - SEPTEMBER 24, 1937 - JUNE 1, 2017

It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Santina on June 1, 2017 at the age of 79.

Loving wife of the late Raffaele of 55 years. Beloved mother of Mike (Rena), Filomena “Mena”, Joe (Kelly), and Maria (Tim) Morin. Adored Nonna to Maximus, Raffaele, Dawn Santina, Lucas, Joseph and Cesare. 

Dear Sister of Melina (the late Gino) who was loving and supportive throughout the years. Your compassion, especially through mom's brief illness, will never be forgotten. Also survived by Franca (the late Pietro), Tita (Antonio) and Maria (the late Giuseppe). Sister-in-law to the late Biassina (Luigi).


VELICKOVIC, Leposava - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved Baba Lilly (Leposava) Velickovic (nee Stojanovic).  She passed quietly with family at her side at the Hamilton General Hospital. 

The 4th child of 7, she is survived by her sister Vera in Serbia and brother Dragi of Hamilton.  She will be greatly missed by all.  She is predeceased by husband Branislav and son Milan. 


Picken ElizabethPICKEN, Elizabeth - Mom passed away peacefully at Albright Manor in Beamsville on Friday, June 2, 2017 at the age of 89. 

She was surrounded by her family, her loving children Marilyn & Wayne Potocic, and Bruce & Kathy Picken and her grandchildren Chris, Lauren, Tyler & Brittany. 

Thank you to all the kind and compassionate people at Albright who brightened mom's days.


JARVIS-ORTNER, Joy - Joy died suddenly on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at the age of 59. 

Joy was a loving mother, grandmother, family member and friend for many people. She gave all that she had to give to those she loved.


Paaslane MarlenePAASLANE, Marlene - Peacefully, surrounded by her family, on May 31, 2017 at St. Joseph's Hospital in her 88th year.

Predeceased by her loving husband Alfred of 63 years, Alfred. Cherished mother of Olaf, Helen Rogers (Jerry) and Patrick. Beloved grandmother of Bailey and Madison.

Special thanks to the neighbours on our street who always gave special care at her time of need. Also to the ICU staff at St. Joseph's Hospital.


TICA, Peter - Born in Markovac, Kosovo on June 21, 1920

Peacefully at St. Peter`s Hospital surrounded by his loving nephew and wife, Momir and Ljubica Manojlovic on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 in his 97th year.


 CORDEIRO, Francisco Soares - Peacefully at Owen Hill Nursing Home, surrounded by his loving family, on May 31, 2017 in his 90th year.

Beloved husband of the late Filomena.  Loving father of Frank and Nella Cordeiro, Celeste and Leonard Brum
and Yvonne and Bill Seed. Cherished grandfather of John and Heather, Steven and Christina, Susan and Greg, Jennifer, Steven, David, Ryan and Brandi, Kevin and Jodi, Jeremy and Elish and great grandfather of Eric, Natalie, Angela, Sarah, William, Brian, Melanie and Lucas.


LENTFER, Helmut (Herb) - Passed away peacefully at the Stedman Community Hospice, Hankinson House on Wednesday May 31, 2017, at the age of 88 years.

Dearly loved husband of Sandra for 28 years, loving father of Roy (Jeanette) and Jeffrey (Elona) of Brantford, dear brother of Otto (Antje), Mississauga and sister Hella (the late Walter 2013), Germany.

Herb is predeceased by his wife Ursula (1982.)


Finn KatherineFINN, Katherine Anne (nee Simpson) -  It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of Katherine Anne Finn (nee Simpson) on May 31st, 2017 at her beautiful home surrounded by her loved ones.

She is survived by her loving husband of 44 years, Aidan Finn, who never left her side. She will be missed by her daughter Andrea, son Barry, (Kathy) siblings John, (Susan) Frank, (Susan) Mary Ellen and Christopher, (Chantal). Katherine was a loving grandmother, aunt and sister-in-law.

Katherine is pre-deceased by her father Robert Ernest, her mother Frances and her eldest brother Robert.


Szeman JuneSZEMAN, June Olga (nee Kovach) - It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of June Szeman surrounded by her family at the Brantford General Hospital, on May 31, 2017 in her 76th year. 

Beloved Wife of John for 55 years.  Loving Mother of Lisa (Kevin), Jack, and Marina. Doting Grandma of Alina Creek, Steve Creek, Julia Szeman, Levi and Mia. 

Sadly missed by siblings Linda (Bob) Hodgins, Bill Kovach (Jean), Carl (Shelley) Kovach and many nieces, nephews, godchildren and friends. 

A lifelong resident of Brantford and active member of St Mary's Church, June served as a classroom teacher, a consultant and elementary principal in Brantford and Superintendent of Education in Oxford County and amalgamated LDCSB.  She was active in OECTA and served on CPTA, OCSOA, Community Living Brant (which was very dear to her heart) and Grand River Women's Probus. 


Thompson William

THOMPSON, William Charles "Bill"  - Suddenly on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, fly fishing on the Saugeen, Bill Thompson, beloved husband of Shelley Ballantyne.

Loving father of Donna van Zyl and her husband Peter. Cherished Poppa of Vivia.

Dear brother of Joella Verch (the late Al) and family Allie and Tenessa. Dear son-in-law of Ethel and the late Rev. Bill Ballantyne. Bill will be sadly missed by his sister-in-law Jan Ballantyne (Doug Medland), brother-in-law Kent Ballantyne.

Through his years of social activism he touched many lives.