DOWNEY, Jain Isobella (nee Ross) – Passed away at home surrounded by love on May 19, 2017.

Beloved wife of Peter. Loving mother to Helen Margaret (Michael Banks) and Joyce Constance. Proud Bumma of Dollie Elizabeth. Sister of Gordon (Penny) Ross. Reunited with her parents Betty and Evans Ross.


Bodo BrownieBODO, Brownie Barna - With broken hearts we announce the passing of Brownie on Friday, May 19, 2017 in his 82nd year, after a brief illness at the Hamilton General Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.

Dearly loved husband, best friend, and constant companion of Tilda (nee Tokos) for 55 wonderful years. Cherished father of Barry and Annette Bodo, Lisa and Eric Deys, beloved Papa of E.J., Deanna, Dayna, Rebecca, Brock, Mitchell and Nicholas.

Dear brother of Leslie Bodo, predeceased by brother Louis, sisters - in- law Helen and Marianne. Loved uncle to many nephews and nieces.


Borkovich NickBORKOVICH, The Honourable Nick - Peacefully at St. Peter’s Hospital on Friday, May 19th, 2017 in his 82nd year.

Nick was the loving and beloved husband of Marie (nee Celeste) for 54 great years.

He will be remembered by his two girls, Lisa (Doug) and Dana (Glen) for his unconditional love and abiding presence. His grandchildren, Alexandra and Cristina Valeri, and Piper and Maxwell McKerlie, will continue to cherish him for the enduring impact he has had on their lives.

Nick was the youngest of five children born to Dragan and Sara Borkovich. He will be remembered by his eldest Brother Sam (the late Meleva) and Sister-in-Law June Ippolito (Tony) and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by siblings Dorothy Markis (George), Violet Peskir (Nick), Stan Borkovich (Verla), brother-in-law Nick Ferencich and son-in-law Ed Valeri.

A retired Justice of the Superior Court of Ontario, Nick was passionate about the law.


Seville AnastasiaSEVILLE, Anastasia “Anita” - Peacefully at the Idlewyld Manor in Hamilton on Friday, May 19, 2017 in her 96th year.

Beloved wife of the late Norman Seville. Loved mother of the Linda Anne Seville of Peterborough and Carol Manson-Trimble (Doug) of Hamilton.

Loving grandmother of Jason (Sevanne), Nathan (Amy) of Hagersville, Taylor (Theresa) of Ottawa and step grandmother of Lindsay McFarland (John) of Caledonia, Katie Wouters (Richard) of Binbrook, Andy (Diane) of Bomanville and Meg Trimble (Ryan). Great grandmother of Ru, Faye, Ravyn, Autumn, Jacqueline, Lauren, Daniel, Olivia, Grace, Madeline, Max, Georgia and Penny.


Taggart LuvaTAGGART, Luva Helen - We mourn the loss of Luva, a petite woman with a huge heart and even larger personality. Peacefully on May 19, 2017, at St. Joseph's Hospital.

Beloved wife to late Ronald Taggart. Loving mother to Ron Taggart, Brenda and Jim Smith (Taggart), and Debbie Myers (Taggart). Dear nana of 8 grandchildren and great-granny to 16 great-grandchildren.

She will be deeply missed by many nieces and nephews, extended family and friends.

A special thank you to everyone at St. Joseph's Hospital.


THOMPSON, Roy Codrus  -  Passed peacefully at St. Peter's Hospital on Friday, May 19, 2017, in his 101st year.

Roy was a popular member of the Hamilton community for many years and will be sincerely missed by many friends who valued his warm smile, kind words, generous spirit and unfailing courtesy.


Prinzen FlorencePRINZEN, Florence -  Peacefully, after a lengthy fight against Parkinson's Disease, the Lord called unto Himself from Gardenview LTC, Townsend on Thursday, May 18, 2017, His child Florence (nee Kuperus) of Jarvis, in her 84th year.

Wife of the late Henry (1995). Beloved mother of Bert and Michelle Prinzen of Jarvis and Nick Prinzen of Dunnville. Proud Oma of Henry, Ashley, Joshua and Owen Prinzen.


Caruso AngelaCARUSO, Angela Rosina (Fortino) - Born in Donici, Italy on Sept. 26, 1927.
Peacefully passed away at Willowgrove nursing home (Ancaster) on Thursday May 18th, 2017 at the age of 89.

Angela will join her beloved husband Giuseppe of over 50 years. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Peter (Susan) and Michael (Ida).

Cherished Nonna to Christopher (Lindsay), Joseph and Mathew (Cristina). Great-grandmother to Marcus and Kayla.


GROEN, Teunis "Tom" -  After a lengthy illness the Lord took out of our midst Teunis (Tom) Groen, our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Park Lane Terrace in Paris, Ontario.

He is survived by his beloved wife Alice, his dear children Grace and Barry Everts, John and Nicolette Groen, Denise and Al MacEachen and Harriette and Koen den Uyl, along with 17 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; his brother Neil and sisters-in-law Betty Groen, Hennie Stryker and Grietje Kroes. 


Belluz JimBELLUZ, Jim - With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Jim on Thursday, May 18, 2017, in his 82nd year, at the Juravinski Hospital surrounded by his loving family.

He is survived by his children Frank (Jill), Paul (Susan), Diana, his grandchildren Zoë (Nghi Phan), Alex (Kevin Fernandes), Abrahm (Julie Welch), Morgan (Wesley Robinson), Julian (Kendra Kirby), Solana (Calum Dyer), and his great granddaughter Audrey.

Also survived by his sister-in-law Adriana and his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his sister and brother-in-law Maria Rosa and Mario Cicuttini and his brother Enzo.


Murphy MarkMURPHY, Mark - Tragically on May 18th, 2017 at the age of 33.

He will be forever missed by his wife and soulmate Nicole. Dedicated and amazingly devoted to his 3 girls Charlee, Makenzie and Abigail.

Loving brother to Jason (Melissa), Jody, and his person Kelly (Trevor Wall) and brother-in-law Michael (Kristen). Fun loving uncle to Piper, Scott, Max, Kailey, Emiley and Jack.

Pride and joy to his parents Crystal and Gary of Newfoundland, and loved dearly by his in-laws Tim and Gail O'Brien. Remembered always by his best friend Christian.


PASKARUK, John William - (1952 - 2017) -

Passed away May 18th, 2017. 

He is survived by his wife, 4 children, 10 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, his father, siblings and their families. 


Mussi RenatoMUSSI, Renato - December 26, 1930 - May 18, 2017

Peacefully passed away at the Hamilton General Hospital, with his family by his side on Thursday, May 18, 2017 in his 87th year.

Beloved husband to Fiorina for over 63 years. Loving father and father-in-law of Mario and Maureen, Valeria and Charlie Cardillo, Peter and Tina. Adored Nonno of Salvatore and Lindsey, Michael and Mary, Alaina, Daniel, Randy, Robert and Erika. Great-nonno of Lyla, Marco, Savannah, Charlie, Melania and Penelope.


Miandro RinaMIANDRO, Rina (nee Cognigni) - With deep sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Rina on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in her 89th year.

She is predeceased by her loving husband Elio of 62 years. Loving mother of Lino Miandro (Anna Maria) and Liliana Cesarini (the late Bruno). Much loved Nonna of Jordan, Justin, Jonathan, Nicholas, Lindsay (Michael) Tofano and great-grandmother of Ava Monroe.

Dear sister and sister-in-law to the late Gina Gattafoni (the late Marino), Remo (the late Angela), the late Mario (the late Bruna), the late Luciano (Pasqualina), the late Adino (Josie), Giuseppina Fabro (the late Luciano), the late Giovanni (the late Giuseppina), the late Umberto, Lina, Gina Piergentili (the late Ottavio).


Tomasevic MaksoTOMASEVIC, Makso (Max) - Passed into the loving arms of God on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at the Hamilton General Hospital at the age of 87. 

Beloved husband of Marija for 58 years.  Loving father of Barbara, Michael and Mary (Laslo). 

Predeceased by his brothers and sisters, all of Croatia.  He will be sadly missed by extended family and dear  friends. 

Makso was a retired employee of Mittal and was a longtime dedicated volunteer and member of Holy Cross Church. 


Da SILVA, Maria Conceicao - Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at Dr. Bob Kemp Hospice on May 17, 2017 at the age of 92.

Beloved wife of Humberto Da Silva. Loving mother to Ines (Carl), Teresa and Lucy (Andy). Grandmother to Lena (Steve), Kyle (Jennyfer), Christine (Matt), Michael, Michelle, and Justin. Great-grandmother to Vienna and Valen.


WASYLYSHEN, Amelia May - Peacefully at Regina Gardens on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of the late Steve Wasylyshen. Dear mother of Diane MacBride (John), Geraldine Bensette (Bill) and Pat Kookla (Mike). Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Christie, Jennifer, Kevin, Amy and her eight great grandchildren.


RYAN, Margaret - On May 17, 2017, Margaret passed away at Hamilton General Hospital. 

She will be remembered by her twin sister Mary (Douglas), brother Brooke (Sharon), sister Ronnie and sister-in-law Helen. Predeceased by her brothers Frank and Bruce.

Survived by her nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 


Law GladysLAW, Gladys (nee Baynton) - Peacefully, with family at her side, Gladys passed away at St. Peter’s Hospital on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 in her 92nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Les. Loving mother of Marie and the late Philip Livingstone, Joyce and Don Chadbolt, Bill and Donna Law, Tom and Janet Law, Raymond and Kathy Law, Garry Law, Bob and Mary Law, and Bonnie and Gerry Gervais. Dear Grandma of 20 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

She will be missed by her sister Irene Law and her sister-in-law Ulea Wagstaffe, as well as her many nieces and nephews and extended family.


Janacek FrankJANACEK, Frank  - Peacefully passed away on the morning of May 17, 2017 in his 86th year.

Beloved husband of Mary.

Cherished father of Marian Venner (Gord - predeceased), Martin (Christa), Frances Wiedermann and Peter (Samantha). Dedo of Ariel, Andrew and Grandpa of Stefan, Michael, Colin and Skye.

Dear brother-in-law of Justina and John Spirka.

Frank had a love of woodworking including cabinet making, fishing and enjoying nature but most importantly spending time with his family. He will be dearly missed.


Evans GeorgeEVANS, George - Entered into rest peacefully surrounded by the love of his family at St. Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in his 81st year.

George was the best friend and beloved husband of Sheila (nee Waring) for 30 years. Proud and devoted father of John (Cheryl), George (Debbie), Samuel (Kimmie), Deanna (Waqas), Donald and Dean. Loving and treasured grandfather and great grandfather.

Dear brother of Christopher Evans (predeceased Betty) and predeceased by John Evans (predeceased Joyce). Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, friends and neighbours.


MALLORY, Dr. Glenn Alan - In his 85th year, passed away peacefully on May 17th, 2017.

Predeceased by parents Wilfred and Marion (nee Snow), brothers Donald and Ross, wife Patricia (nee Smith) and son Tom.

Much loved and missed by daughters Jane and Martha (Dennis), grandchildren Patrick, Nigel, Emma and Samuel. Glenn was a teacher, mentor, musician, storyteller and friend to many.

Retired Music Supervisor for the City of Hamilton and founding Musical Director of the Hamilton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra.


WILSON, Clifford Warren - After a lengthy illness, Cliff passed away peacefully at St. Peter's hospital on May 17, 2017, surrounded by his loving family, as well as his niece Kathy, and friends Liz and Doug Reeves.

Cliff is predeceased by his infant son Michael, brothers Don (Midge), Laverne, Lloyd, Roger (Jean) and Wray and sisters Mildred and Audrey, as well as their spouses Cliff Edwards and George Cumming.

LeBeau Larry 

LeBEAU, Larry - Passed away peacefully with family by his side on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 in his 73rd year.

Loving brother of James (Marjorie), Ron (Margaret), Delbert (Nancy), Eilleen (Joe) Brandy and Gerald. Cherished uncle of Kevin, Cathy, Kristina, Stephen, Geraldine, Darryl and Michelle.

Larry will be missed by several great-nieces and great-nephews, one great-great niece and extended family.


Cunningham IsabellaCUNNINGHAM, Catherine Nellie - Peacefully at home on May 16, 2017 in her 94th year. Beloved wife to the late George "Ted".

Loving mother to Stephen (Wanda), Mark (Diane) and Patrick. Cherished grandmother to Harry and Jessica (Jeff) and great grandmother to Colin and Audrey.

Dear sister to Betty and Annette and sister-in-law to Pat. She will be dearly missed by all her nieces and nephews, both Schell and Cunningham families.

She was a proud longtime member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church.


Truckle JackTRUCKLE, Jack - At the Brantford General Hospital on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 in his 50th year.

Best friend and soul mate of Cindy Baker. Loving father of Cassie Noelle and Jared Mitchell Truckle.

Dearly missed by his sisters Dawn Marie Deschamps (Norm), Patricia Grigg (Brian), Shannon Welton (Huck) and brothers Gary (Deborah) and Timothy (Eileen) Truckle. Also survived by Jessica Baker, Jason Baker, Tanya Lawrence and many other  extended family and friends.

Predeceased by his parents Albert and Marion Truckle and in-laws Dave and Janet Baker.