SMITH (Dickson), Vera Ella (nee Ayres) - Passed away peacefully at the Brantford General Hospital, after a courageous battle, with her loving family by her side, on Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 in her 83rd year. 

Beloved wife of Wayne for over 52 joyous years.  Loving mother the late Brenda Uhryn (1991), Bryan (April), Janie, Jim (Lori), Sandra (John), the late Scott (Deanna), and Robert (Kelly). Devoted "Nana" to 12 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren. 

WATTON, Wendy Felicity - At Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital, Burlington, on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in her 65th year.

Beloved wife of Art. Loved mother of Kristina (David) and predeceased by Dillon (1982). Cherished grandmother of Nichole (Robert), Dillon, Leslie, Abigail and great grandchildren Carter and Brayden.

Rushton AlmaRUSHTON (nee SKJERDAL) WALLER, Alma Jeanette - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Alexander Place, Waterdown. Alma Jeanette Rushton in her 87th year.

Loving wife of Glenn Rushton and the late Roy Waller (1971). Loving mother of Ron (Randi) Waller, Jo Waller, Doug (Deb) Waller, Dave Waller, and daughter-in-law Anne Waller. Dear Grandmother to Ryan (Beth), Mike, Chantel, and Great-Grandmother to Greta, Mae, and Ruth.

Stevens EdwinSTEVENS, Edwin 'Ace' Charles - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday March 14, 2018 in his 96th year with his family by his side.

Predeceased by his loving wife Florence Anne Louise (nee Whiting). Cherished father of William(deceased)(Dianne), Harry (Rosemarie), Richard (Valentyna),and daughter in law Judith Stevens.

Tatti RyanTATTI, Tally Ryan - (December 26, 1991 - March 13, 2018) -

After fighting the good fight for six months against his cancer, our cherished son, Ryan, passed at his home where he wanted to be, peacefully with his Mom and his Dad both holding one of his hands caressing his head. He recently had his 26th birthday.

He will be sorely missed by his parents Karen and Tally, and his special sister Melissa Erin (Missy). Desperately missed by his grandparents Barbara and Ernie Kowch while predeceased by Stephanie and Tally Tatti.

Tinebra Billone TinaTINEBRA-BILLONE, Tina - (July 6, 1959 - March 13, 2018) - With broken hearts, we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved Tina. After a courageous battle with cancer, she was called upon by the Lord.

Surrounded by her loving family, Tina will be forever missed by her loving husband and best friend, John, of 33 years (together for 41) and her beloved son Andrew, whom she adored.

Predeceased by her father Angelo Tinebra, survived by her loving mother Josephine, her brothers Charlie, Alfonso (Leah), nephews Angelo and Gabriel. Predeceased by her loving mother and father-in-law Frances and Peter Billone, survived by brother-in-law Carlo.

LUCENTE, Deborah (nee Wallace) - 1957-2018

Loving, kind hearted, warm and generous, mom, grandma, sister, aunt and friend passed away surrounded by her loved ones, on Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

She will be greatly missed by her son Walter Lucente (his wife Heather, Deb's precious grandchildren Wally and Levon) and her daughter Kassia Lucente (her spouse Anthony Salvatore). Also survived by her mother Eileen Wallace, brothers Gordon (Nancy), Stacy, James (Cathy), nieces and nephews Joshua, Jordan, Caitlin, Sarah and Gordon. She is predeceased by her father Gordon Wallace.

Cummerson TroyCUMMERSON, Troy - With great sorrow we announce the sudden passing of Troy on March 13, 2018.  Troy was in his 50th year. 

Cherished son of Art and Pat Cummerson.  Beloved husband of Heidi.  Loving brother of Corey, Wade and Tricia (Chris) French.  Dearly missed by Spook and his nieces and nephews, Bailey, Tierra, MacKenzie, Cody and Tommy.  He will also be fondly remembered by many extended family and friends. 

YORK, Margaret Coline - Passed away at Heritage Green Nursing Home on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 in her 75th year.

Beloved mother of Cindy and her husband Stephen Dungavel. Cherished grandmother of Brandon and Stephanie. Predeceased by her loving parents, Cecil and Joyce York. Dear sister of Elizabeth (Richard) Ford, Kathleen (Jay) Cosby, Robert (Sue) York. Predeceased by siblings Joyce, Dick, Donald, Linn, Keith and Cheryl. Will be missed by her many nieces and nephews.

BROOKS, Patricia Margaret (Woods) - With great sadness Patricia Brooks passed away on Tuesday March 13, 2018 after a 5 year fight with Alzheimer’s and Dementia at the age 82. 

Dearly missed by her husband William Brooks.  I will miss her love, laughter and smile and she will always be in my heart. 

Predeceased by her parents Margaret and John Brown, brother Hugh and first husband Gordon Woods. 

Cecca IvanaCECCA, Ivana Rosa (nee Lombardi) - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, in her 83rd year.

Ivana was the beloved wife of the late Achille Cecca.

Much loved mother of Mauris (Wendy), John (Amanda), and Marilena (Carmelo Vitello). Proud and devoted nonna of Kassandra, Derek, Riley, Dominic, Claudio, and Serena. Loving daughter of the late Raniero and Maria Lombardi.

LAZENBY, Sharon Irene (Witruk) - Sharon passed away peacefully after a courageous effort at the Hamilton General Hospital on Tuesday March 13th, 2018, in her 73rd year. 

Beloved wife and sweetheart of her husband Keith. Loving mother of her daughter Sheryl, her son Jason and his wife Jessica.  Adoring grandmother of Makenna, Calla, Amelia and Bryson. 

Bell frederickBELL, Frederick Carmen "Fred" - Peacefully on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, Fred Bell at the age of 95.

Beloved husband of the late Mildred (Colling). Devoted father of Marylynne and Lori (Todd). Cherished grandfather of Morgan (Matt) and Carmen (Darrell), and great-grandfather of Tyler, Kaitlynne, Olivia and Victoria. Much-loved little brother of the late Maryon (William) Brechin.

Fred lived his entire life on the family farm until the time of his move to a retirement home. He loved trail-riding, and he is now taking his final ride, a life well-lived.

Bryans WilliamBRYANS, William Everest - Bill Bryans, dearly beloved husband of Helen (Gardner) and brother of Barbara Braithwaite (John) passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 13 in his 93rd year.

A professional optometrist, Bill practised for 48 years first with his father and then his cousin, Warren Currie, with offices in downtown Hamilton. Bill contributed to his community for 16 years as a member of the Dundas School Board and the Wentworth County Board, becoming chair of both.

HARDING, Winnifred Agnes (nee Matthews) - Passed away peacefully on Monday, March 12, 2018 in her 88th year. 

Beloved wife of the late James  Harding.  Loving mother of the late September Johnston (nee Harding), Mark (Debbie) Harding, Albert (Lisa) Harding, David Harding (Shelley Wagstaff). 

Cherished grandmother of Jason and Chelsea of Texas, Caitland (Mike) Nobbs, Courtney Harding and Keegan Harding, Josh Harding, David Harding Madison Harding and Andrew Harding.  Great Grandmother of Zoey McGinnis of Texas and Chloe and Sophia Nobbs.  

PATRIQUIN, Philip Blain - Philip passed peacefully into the presence of his Lord, at Dr. Bob Kemp Hospice, on Monday, March 12, 2018, in his 76 th year.

Beloved husband of Barbara. Loved father of Randy (Lisa), Mindy Patriquin, Mark (Sheri), Stephen (Linda) and predeceased by Rodney. Cherished grandfather of Garrett, Alisha, Bridgette, Mason, Amy and Kevin. Will also be lovingly remembered by his step-children; Leianne (Hal), Jeffrey (Christine), Andrew (Wanita), Paul (Lori) and their children.

TOWNES, Michael James - Peacefully at Baywoods Place, Hamilton, on Monday, March 12, 2018, Michael passed away at the age of 63.

Beloved son of Inez Laking (John) and the late Michael Townes. Dear brother of Wayne (Linda) Townes and Michele (Bill) Green. Michael will also be missed by his many nieces and nephews.

Eden MernaEDEN, Merna Marlene (nee Robinson) - Suddenly at home on Monday, March 12, 2018 Marlene Eden passed away at the age of 65 years.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Thomas Terry Herbert Eden in 2011.

Loving Mother of Sarah and Robert Korycki, and Aaron and Nicole Eden.

Dear sister of Jerry and Alma Robinson, Judy and Garry Buttenham, Tom (pre-deceased) and Debbie Robinson, Jackie and Herald Nicholson, Terry and Kevin Burtt, Colleen and Richard Charron, Gary and Christine Robinson, Marge and Clint McQuarrie, and Don and Joanne Robinson. Marlene will be remembered by many nieces and nephews.

SNIDER, Kenneth E. - At the Brantford General Hospital on Monday, March 12, 2018 in his 93rd year.

Kenneth E. Snider, beloved husband of Madeline Snider (nee Marlin).

Dear father of Donna Martin (Bazz Vanwilligen) of Waterloo, Lynn Snider (Isabelle) of Burlington, Rick Snider (Helga) of Barrie.

SZCZURYK, Sina - (1925 - 2018) - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved mother on Monday, March 12, 2018.

Predeceased by her husband Wasyl Szczuryk.

Greatly missed by her children, Pauline Pavlov (Michael), Mary Plumb, Jerry Szczuryk, Michael Szczuryk (Nicole) Anthony Szczuryk and Nina Warren (Mike) and 9 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

Ferritto DinaFERRITTO, Dina - (1947 - 2018) - With heavy hearts, we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved Dina on March 11, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.

Dina will be forever missed by Fernando, her husband of 49 years, her children Floriana (Sheldon), Nina (Emidio), Renato (Brenda), Franco and her grandchildren Celina, Alexander, Mikayla, Raquel, Lucas, Leo, Kristen, Xavier and Sebastian, to whom she was a cherished Nonna.

Dina was predeceased by her parents Luigi and Assunta and her brothers Alfonzo and Vincenzo.

John ElaineJOHN, Elaine Clementina (nee Quammie) - Age 89, was born on January 24, 1929 in La Brea, Trinidad to Arthur and Beatrice Quammie.

Elaine went to meet her Lord and Saviour on March 11, 2018 suddenly at Juravinski Hospital, Hamilton while surrounded by her loved ones.

She married Kemrick (who survives her) on July 18, 1953. Also surviving are: her daughters Gemma, Bernadette, Charmaine and Shelley-Ann; grandchildren: Rudelle, Lavonne, Cleon, Brent, Duriel, Akil, Michelle, Sherelle, Joshuelle, Matthew, Danielle Jordan; and great grandchildren: Uzziah, Teje, Ayden, Elias, Ethan, Maliyah, Gabriel and Malachi.

BULGER, Mary Edna - Peacefully at Extendicare Hamilton on Sunday, March 11, 2018.  Mary (nee Wilkin) Bulger of Hamilton, in her 93rd year.

Beloved mother of James (Arlene), Gordon, Lauren Foote (James), Jeanne McCallum (Brian), Elaine Moore (Darryl) and Rhona Trott.  Loving grandmother of Corinne, Dustin, Nathan, Cloud, Sylvan, Reuel, Gaelan, Kama, Caaleb and Aleya and many great grandchildren.  Dear aunt of  Gail, Louise and Jeff, Diane and Janet.  Predeceased by sisters Audrey Stott and Velma Sitter and Bessie Wilkin. 

FAWCETT, Evelyn Patricia Lillian - Peacefully on March 11th 2018 in her 77th year, surrounded by her loved ones.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Jim. Loving mother to Carol (Essa), Selina (Perry) and James. The proudest Nana ever to Zachary, Devon, Jenna, Tyler, Jessica, Kaitlyn, Kirstey, Melissa and Danielle. She will be missed by many.

Yobbagy AnneYOBBAGY, Anne - Peacefully and unexpectedly passed away at home on Sunday, March 11, 2018 in her 86th year.

Loving wife and best friend of her late husband Vince. Cherished mother of Bob and wife Nancy, Rick and wife Cathy of Victoria, BC and Debi and husband Hugh of Los Angeles, CA.

Beloved sister of Frank and Rose Cservenyak and John and the late Beverly Cservenyak. She will be deeply missed by her nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Fortney HelenFORTNEY, Helen Violet - At her home on March 10, 2018 in her 72nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Brian.

Dear sister to Gord Booker (Marianne), Darlene Watson, Lorraine Booker and the late Jerry Booker.