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.


MacKINNON, Alvin 'Neil' - it is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Neil, at the Hamilton General Hospital, surrounded by the love of his family, on Tuesday, November 14, 2017.  Neil was in his 78th year. 

Beloved husband of the late Carol (nee: Cummings).  Loving father of Kelly and Sandy (Mike).  Cherished “grumps” of Brandon and Corey, who were the pride and joy of his life. 


GRAHAM, Rhonda - Its with heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of Rhonda Lee-Ann Graham in her 54th year.

Loving wife of Tyler Cole of 16 years. Daughter of Ronald and Shirley Graham. Rhonda leaves behind brothers Gary (Lesley), Greig (Alexandra) and sister Mona (Paul) and nieces and nephew TJ, Robyn, Anna, Grace and Hannah. Brothers in law Troy (Jen), Trevor, Tim (Betty) and Deb.


Wood JennyWOOD, Jenny Waugh - October 1, 1927 - November 14, 2017

Jenny passed on peacefully and with dignity in the presence of her family.

Much loved wife of John for 67 wonderful years. Predeceased by her beloved son Wayne. Cherished Mother of Brent (Brenda), and mother in law of Jan. Loving Grams to Andrew, Scott, Katherine, Rebecca and Emma.

Forever remembered by Brother Tom (Beryl) and Niece Robin (Chester) and fondly missed by many nieces and nephews.


Semkowicz MarySEMKOWICZ, Mary (nee Koziski) -  Peacefully at Macassa Lodge, Mary Semkowicz passed away on November 13, 2017. 

Mary was born in Ituna, Saskatchewan on the 1st of March, 1920. She was one of thirteen children born to  Maxim and Mary Koziski. 

Beloved wife of the late Michael Semkowicz.  Loving sister of Olga Boyda (Michael), Anne Nelson (the late Raymond), of BC, Teresa Diakow (the late Peter) of BC and Nestor Koziski of Manitoba. Predeceased by her sisters Adeline Korchinski, Rose Mudry, Julia Neslon and brothers John, Joe, Peter, Mike, and Stan. Survived by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.


Chaston DarleneCHASTON, Darlene Ida - March 14, 1956 – November 13, 2017

We are devastated to announce this loss. Darlene passed in the quiet, early hours of the morning at Bob Kemp Hospice, in a way only she would – waiting until she was alone, so as to prevent any of us from seeing her suffer further. She always did march to the beat of her own drum. In the end Darlene was peaceful and comfortable. Morning always was her favourite time of day. 

Darlene had endless devotion to her children, Corrine and Mack, and loved us fiercely. She was the immensely proud Nanna of Ethan (Corrine & Kevin Landreville) and Mila (Mack Cline & Kim Page), and the little and best sister to Linda. She was Auntie Darlene to Linda’s children David, Katie and Mikala; and great-auntie of the boys: Ben and Aiden (David & Leigh Peirias), Masin (Katie and Jasin Knights) and Knox (Mikala and Kristian Oberg). She was a rock and a bright light for her partner Steve Patterson.


Vos AnkeVOS, Anke (nee vanDelden) - Peacefully at Mt. Nemo Christian Nursing Home on Monday, November 13, 2017, the Lord called unto Himself, Anke Vos at the age of 86 years. 

Beloved wife of the late Henk Vos (2013) for 61 years. Loved mother of Alfrieda and Bert VanZuylen, John and Karen Vos, Jackie and Henry Smouter, Anneke Arnett, and Henry and Jane Vos.  Dear Oma of 16 grandchildren and predeceased by one grandson and one granddaughter.  Also survived by family in the Netherlands.