SANDOW, Heinz Karl Georg - Passed quietly on February 17, 2017 with his loving family by his side at the Juravinski Hospital.
He is now reunited with the love of his life, Brenda. Survived by his children Martin (Janice), Steven (Diane) and Karen. Loving Opa to his grandchildren Jessica (Kevin), Karl, Samantha (Jesse), Tyler, Rachael and Sarah and great-grandson Dylan.
He leaves behind his brother Wolfgang (Renate). He will be missed by his extended family and friends in Canada and Germany.
PETRUCCELLI, Leondina 'Lina' (nee Di Stefano) - (December 26, 1919 - February 17, 2017) -
Peacefully, at St. Joseph’s Villa, Dundas, surrounded by her loving family, in her 98th year, Leondina was reunited with her beloved husband, Donato.
Loving mother to Emily (Tony) Minotti, John (Robin), Pat (Ilva), Lucy (Stephen) Brotherston, and Anthony (Susan). Proud and cherished Nonna to Anthony (Carol), Rose (Ray), Donato (Kim), Dina (André), Leanne (Chad), Donato (Maria), Karen (Brian), Julie (Paul), Michael (Jason), David (Jaime), Stephanie, Andrew (Natalia), Matthew (Calsi), Paul and Victoria and to 18 great-grandchildren.
GULLACE, Giuseppe - Peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family, Giuseppe passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2017 in his 82nd year.
Beloved husband of Graziella (Grace) nee Tigani. Loving and devoted father of Maria Angela and Daryl Madge, and Joanne and Ralph Camillo. Doting grandfather of Olivia.
Loved son of the late Giasone and Mariangela Gullace. Cherished brother of Maria (Giuseppe) Versace, Carmelo (Assunta) Gullace, the late Domenico Gullace, Claudia and the late Angelo Gullace, Antonino (Carmela) Gullace.
HUNTER, Barry James - Passed away at the Juravinski Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, on Thursday, February 16th, 2017 in his 65th year.
Beloved husband of Donna (nee Vansickle) for over 40 years. Loving father of Trevor (Terri-Lynn), and the late Tracy. Devoted "Papa" to Wesley and Michael.
Barry is survived by his brothers Rod (Rita), Bernie (Emma), Derryk (Darlene), and David, and his sisters Bonnie (the late Albert), and Cheryl (Dave), and his brother-in-law Roy.
Predeceased by his parents James Lloyd and Rose Eileen Hunter (nee Bolton), his sister Linda, and his brother Doug.
CHASE, William Clarence 'Bill' - Passed away peacefully, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, on Thursday, February 16, 2017 in his 58th year.
Beloved husband of the late Reta and Evelyn Baker.
Much loved father of Billy and the late Joshua and grandfather of Alexis. Cherished son of the late Louise and William Chase.
Dear brother of Barb (Jerry) Lambert, Bonnie Chase (Ted Davison), Laura (Bruce) Drover. Uncle of Samantha, Bruce Jr., Edward and Candace. Will be missed by his many aunts and uncles.
LOCK, Herbert Wilfred Rene - Peacefully at St Joseph’s hospital surrounded by his family. Herb passed away in his 83rd year on Thursday, February 16, 2017.
Beloved husband to Jane (nee Rosser) of 58 wonderful years. Loved father of Michael (Beverly), Russell and Colin (Wendy). He will be missed by his grandchildren Jason, Rachel, Steven, Ryan and Andrew.
Predeceased by his oldest son Stephen John, his sister Beverly, nephew Christopher and his parents Bert and Thelma. Uncle Herbie will be missed by several nieces and nephews, “mostly nephews”.
RAPAI, George Richard - In the afternoon hours of Thursday, February 16th, 2017, George slipped off this mortal coil. In a room filled with love his family said a final goodbye.
His death was very unexpected and in its wake he leaves behind his beloved wife Sherry Rapai for over 44 years. Three heartbroken children: Kylan (Lynn), Emese (Mike) and Julianna (Joseph), 5 grandchildren woh he was so very proud of: Lyra, Jacob, Katyanna, Noah and Natausha, and his brothers Paul (Judi) and Robert (Linda).
He will also be dearly missed by many other family members and friends.
George was a past director of the Tobacco Marketing Board and the past president of the Ontario Ginseng Coop and more recently the owner/operator of Hawksfield Farms Landscaping.
KITCHEN, Michael Anthony 'Mike' - Michael passed away unexpectedly at Juravinski Hospital, Hamilton on Thursday, February 16, 2017 in his 80th year.
Beloved husband of Mary Kitchen (nee Dinneen) for 56 years. Devoted father of Teresa-Rose, Michael (Edris), Deborah, and Marilyn. Proud grandfather of Riley and Ian. Survived by his siblings Therese, Mary, Timothy (Gloria), and Frank (Chris). He will be fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews including everyone from the Dinneen family.
Predeceased by his parents Alice and Ken Kitchen; and his brother Paul.
BLACK, Helen (nee Veres) - Our beloved mother, Helen Black, passed away peacefully at the Hamilton General Hospital on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at the age of 91.
Predeceased by her beloved husband Ivan “Duck” Black.
Mother to Larry (Mary-Jane), Wayne (Bev), Rod (Sue), and Kim (Russ). Loving grandmother to Danielle (Brooke), Joel (Saxon), Carly (Sean), Lora (Matt), and Brittney (Stu). Proud great-grandmother to seven great grandchildren. Helen is survived by her special sister Judy Strecker (Henry), brother-in-law Joe Jacina, and many nieces and nephews.
VANDERVEEN, Daniella - At Juravinski Hospital on Thursday, February 16, 2017, Daniella Vanderveen passed away in her 84th year.
Beloved wife of the late Jan Vanderveen.
She will be missed by her children Clifford (Carole), Renata (Glenn), Ilona (Andrew), and Jan Jr. Cherished Oma of Ryan, Aaron, Robert, Tiffany and Mikayla. Dear sister of Tina Fennema, Arie Bergshoeff (Marlene), Ilon Bershoeff (Margaret), Henrietta Bershoeff.
Predeceased by her brother Chris Bershoeff and brother-in-law John Fennema.
HARRIS, Joyce Mary (nee Garnett) - (January 31, 1924 - February 16, 2017) - With profound sadness we announce the loss of our mother.
Taking ill just after celebrating her 93rd birthday, her birthday wish came true, to be off in heaven with her Maker and her family on the other side.
Born in Yorkshire, England, as an orphan she was raised by her Great Aunt Amy (Thomas) Ellis. Leaving England as a War Bride to Canada, she became a mother to five children; Garnett Boyd (deceased 2016), Stewart Alexander deceased 2005), Douglas Neil (Rhonda), William Scott and Lauraine (John) Rychlik.
KERSHAW, Ellis - (October 1, 1921 - February 16, 2017) -
It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our father, grandfather and great grandfather Ellis Kershaw, at St. Joseph's Villa on February 16th, 2017 surrounded by his family.
He is predeceased by his wife Barbara in 2016.
He will be missed by his children Jill (Eric), Carol (Steve), and Steve. Loving grandad to Kim (Brian), Laurie (Norm), Sam (Shawn), and Tim (Marina), and great grandad to Carly, Kevin, Maya, Paul, Charlize, and Georgia.
REDEMANN, Monica Mary Ann - Peacefully in her sleep at home, with her family by her side on Thursday, February 16, 2017 in her 67th year.
Monica Redemann, beloved wife of Peter Redemann. Loving mother of Laura Redemann and the late Steven Redemann (2006).
Dear sister of Danny (Jill) Brennan, Michele (Walter) Giesen, Theresa (Bruce) Gellatly, Michael Brennan and Marie Brennan. Lovingly remembered by her many nieces and nephews.
Monica was a retired employee of TD Bank, where she worked for 30 years.
LEVESQUE, Janice May - Passed away peacefully on February 16, 2017 in her 56th year.
Survived by her loving husband Daniel. Caring Mother of Jason.
Predeceased by her parents William and Bernice Dedrick. Cherished sister of Wayne, Joy, Judy, Duncan, Al (predeceased) and Jeannette (predeceased).
Janice was a long time employee of Levi's.
BEAL, Lisa Anne Loraine – Passed away on February 16, 2017, at the age of 33.
Beloved daughter of Charlotte. Big sister of Danielle (Zach).
Precious grand daughter of Donna (the late Laurence). Cherished niece of Michelle (Grant) and Paul. Dearly missed by Kevie, many family and friends.
TUTTOLOMONDO, Giuseppe - Peacefully at Hamilton General Hospital on Wednesday February 15, 2017 at the age of 88.
Beloved husband of the late Anna Tuttolomondo.
Cherished Father of Ignazio, Tony and Teresa. Much loved Nonno of Rita (Chris) and was soon to be a Great Grandfather.
AIRD, Howard - It is with great sadness that Howard Aird, left on his final fishing trip. Departing from West Lincoln Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, February 15, 2017, in his 74th year, he was journeying to meet his first born, little Howard.
He left behind on the shore his wife of 50 years, Jackie, his other children Amber and Aaron, as well as his grandchildren Evan, Chase, Arya and Reese.
Howard also leaves behind numerous brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews.
ARMOUR, Molly - Peacefully on February 15th, 2017 in her 87th year, with family at her side.
Loving mother of Paul, Christine (Bill Tait), Donna (John Chiovitti), Greg and Patrick (Diane Silver). Much loved Grandma Molly to Steve (Rebecca), Katie, Nicole (Dan Giordano) and Brendan, and 'GG' to Aila and Ty.
Survived by younger brother, Arthur Stewart (Helen) of Glasgow, Scotland. Special aunt to her many nieces and nephews of the Stewart clan across the pond.
MATTHEWS, Greta 'Tommy' - Of Brantford, Ontario, passed away peacefully on February 15, 2017, at the age of 92.
Tommy was born in Denmark on May 25, 1924. She was married to her true love for 55 years, the late Frank Matthews.
Tommy was the loving mother of three children, Rick (Ann), Peter (Beth) and Jane (David). Proud grandmother to Mark, Sophie, Emma, Chris and Genny and caring step grandmother to Elisabeth and Andrew.
REVOY, Richard Vernon - Peacefully passed away with family by his side on February 15, 2017 at the 65.
Predeceased by his parents Vernon and Barbara. Deeply missed by his children Philip, Jeremy (April) and his grandchildren Logan, Justin and Lucas. Loving brother of Susan (Tom) and uncle to Erin.
Richard was a longtime employee of Dofasco with 40 years of service.
PRINGLE, Gloria Jean (nee Sherring) - (December 15, 20140 - February 15, 2017) - In her 77th year, after a lengthy struggle with health issues, Gloria passed away peacefully at home, to be comforted in eternity by her Lord and Saviour.
She will be greatly missed by her husband Raymond of 58 years and children John (Ramona), Raymond Jr., Jennifer (David) and Dennis. Awaiting her joyful arrival in heaven, son and daughter Steven and Theresa. Loving grandmother to Jessica, Tynan, Aidan, Tara and Lachlan.
Predeceased by her parents Jack and Mary (Rankin) Sherring, sisters Carol (Ron) and Janet. Sister to Jim (Brenda), Mary Jane (Bill), Joe, Greg (Diane), and Colleen. Sister-in-law to Nelson and Tibby (Ron). She was predeceased by brothers and sisters-in-law, Dorothy (Blair), Leslie (Dora), Murray, Lillian (Jack), Walter, Elsie (Walter) and William.
KAY, Henry 'Harry' - (October 8, 1926 - February 14, 2017) -
Beloved husband of the late Margaret (née Malcolm), Harry passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at the age of 90 years, in Hamilton, Ontario.
The youngest son of the late William and Jane (née Jamieson), Harry was born on October 8, 1926 in Gosforth, England. A proud Scot raised in Stirling, Harry emigrated to Lachine, Quebec in 1956, one year ahead of Margaret, David and Michael.
Harry was an accomplished and avid golfer, and in his later years enjoyed spending his summers at the cottage on Lake Belwood.
LEWIS, Frances - Peacefully on February 14, 2017 in her 87th year.
Predeceased by Wendell, her beloved husband of 59 years.
Survived by her precious sister, Therese Scharbach. Devoted mother of David (Rev.), Gordon (Janice), Karen (Michael), Susan (Pat), John (Vivian), Rob (Sonia), and Brian (Elise).
Cherished grandmother of Jonathan, Jodie (Jon), Cheryl (Brendan), Stephen (Sarah), James, Lori (Matt), Shannon (Drew), Kelly (Chris), Michael, Jonah, Annie, Rachael, Calvin and Madeline, and great grandma to Noah.
NOTARANDREA, Anna - Our sorrow is heavy in announcing the passing of our beloved Anna at home on February 14, 2017, being kissed, hugged and prayed upon so heart-warmly by family members.
Deeply mourning the loss of this wonderful woman are her husband Carmine, daughter Giovanna, son Dr. Edoardo and his wife Mary, grandchildren Christopher, Matthew and Maia whom Nonna Anna adored with all her heart.
Anna was born in Pratola Peligna, L’Aquila, Italia to parents Enrico and Giovannina, now both deceased. Anna and her husband emigrated from Italy to Canada with their daughter in her arms, called over by her sister Maria and her husband Guerino who had settled in Toronto a few years earlier.
YEATES, R. 'Keith' Frederick - Passed away peacefully, on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at Billings Court Manor, Burlington, Keith Yeates in his 86th year.
Beloved husband of Lynne (née Sidorkewicz). Loved father of Ian (Nora) of Regina SK., Neil (Glenda) of Ottawa ON, and Andrew (Lisa) of BC. Stepfather of Mark and Linda Emerson of Ancaster, ON.
Loving grandfather of Kirsten (David) Pugh, Erin (Vince) Spilchuk, Brenda (Brian) Glavin, Aaron, Haley, and Drew (Jenn) Yeates, and step-grandfather of Cody, and Samantha Emerson.
He is predeceased by his parents Kathleen and Reginald Yeates and by his brother Gordon.
SCHMIDT, Ingrid Ruth - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ingrid Schmidt on February 14, 2017 at home in her 58th year.
Beloved daughter of Doris and the late Rolf (2014).
Loving sister of Lynn Kightley (Larry) and Ralph Schmidt.