Yachetti Gene YACHETTI, Gene L. (Jr.) - Born December 24, 1946 and died June 16, 2017, in his 70th year.

Cherished, adored and most loved by his wife Gaye (Hart) and his sister Geraldine (Gerri) Yachetti and her partner Stanley Augustyniak, sister-in-law Deborah Hart and her children. Gene was preceded in death by his parents Irma Speranzini Yachetti and Gene Louis Yachetti and sister Jo-Ann Yachetti.

Gene leaves in grief, his wonderful family, friends and neighbours whom he embraced with a quiet, gentle and caring kindness throughout his life. Gene's family is grateful for their support.


Russell BrendanRUSSELL, Brendan Jeremy   - November 27, 1972 - June 16, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Brendan, after a courageous battle with lung cancer, at Juravinski Hospital in Hamilton, Ontario.

Brendan passed away just two days before his second Father's Day and two weeks before his daughter's second birthday. We are heartbroken.

Brendan was a Children's Television Writer, gifted musician, lover of nature and believer in kindness.


Acierto AlfeoACIERTO, Alfeo Mayor - It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Alfeo on June 15, 2017 at home in his 68th year.

Loving husband of Amelia. Cherished father of Amando "Jun Jun" (Jessica) and Suzanne "Tsu Tsu". Beloved papa of Gabriel Joseph "Gabe", Samantha Jesam "Princess" and Dominic Daniel "Bon Bon".

He will be deeply missed by his brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and family and friends in the Philippines, USA and Canada.

Alfeo was a former Manila Police Officer, former employee of Stelco and a former Correctional Officer. He had a high ranking black belt in karate and was a IPSC champion and licensed fire arms and safety instructor. He took great pride in being a business man.


BALAN, Walter George – passed away peacefully on June 15, 2017, just shy of his 89th birthday.  Walter is now rejoined with the love of his life, the late Betty Isobel (2014). 

Walter was the cherished dad to Susan (Sandy), Brenda (Ron), the late Dan (2016) (Michelle) and Tom.  Loving grandfather of Paul (Jennifer), Danielle (Albert), Andrea (Kevin), Andrew (Amy), Marc (Tim), Neil (Chantelle), Sylvie (Nan), and Philippe (Alexa).  Proud great grandfather of Hayden, Owen, Hugo, Luca and future baby McRorie.  Also missed by his furry companion Misty. 


GOODALE, (Mary) Joyce (nee Griffin) - Passed away suddenly on June 15, 2017.

Beloved wife and best friend of Edward Goodale for 51 years. Dear mother to Pamela (Lloyd) George of Delhi and Jamie Goodale (Davyn Myles) of Allenford. Dearest grandma of Felicia and Selena, Hunter and Zoey.

Dear sister of James Griffin of Kamloops, BC, Ted (Carolyn) Griffin of London, ON and Mark Griffin and his partner Laurie Brook of Harley, ON.


Bloodsworth DonaldBLOODSWORTH, Donald -  Peacefully and surrounded by his loving family at Telfer Place, Paris, on Thursday, June 15, 2017, at the age of 83 years. 

Beloved husband of the late Barbara Anne (2012).  Cherished father of Susan (Rich), Laurie (Bain), Kevin (Rhonda) and Paula (Dave).  Devoted and loving grandfather of Lindsay, Liam, Lachlan, Aidan, Sara, Nicole and Rachel. 

He is survived by his sister Shirley (Harold “Peter”) Corson of Dundas, ON and was predeceased by his elder sister Lillian Sheasby. 

A highly respected man of his community Donald was very proud to be employed by Revenue Canada for 32 years, during which he served a number of terms as Chief of Appeals.  He also loved spending time outside in his garden and walking his dogs. 


CARROLL, Patricia (Pat) Elizabeth – Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at St. Joseph’s Hospital, June 15, 2017 in her 59th year.

Beloved wife of the late Donald Carroll (May 2005). Beloved daughter of Elizabeth Stewart and daughter in law to Alice Carroll. Loving mother of April(Keith), Ashley, Amanda(Ihor) and Adam. Loving grandmother to Kelly-Ann, Domonic, Jordan, Madison, Wyatt and baby boy on the way. Loving sister to Linda, Roy, Shelly, Debbie, Cathy, Mike and Leslie and a loving sister in law to many.


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CASHIN, Edwin 'Eddie' - Tragically and suddenly, as the result of an accident, on the evening of Thursday, June 15, 2017, Ed Cashin at the age of 47.

Extremely proud father of Austin and Cole Collins-Cashin and Hope Collins. Very dear boyfriend of Kris Gray. Beloved youngest son of Molly and the late Pat Cashin. Will be incredibly missed by his siblings Chris (Mary), Don (Barb), Ken (Sue), Anita (Steve) Sipos, as well as his 11 nieces and nephews.


Cashin PatrickCASHIN, Patrick 'Pat' - Peacefully, surrounded by his immediate family, on Thursday, June 15, 2017 in his 83rd year.

Beloved husband of Molly for 57 years. Loving father of Chris (Mary), Don (Barb), Ken (Sue), Anita (Steve) Sipos, and Edwin. Cherished Papa to 14 grandchildren.

Pat will be missed for his sense of humour, his commitment to family, and his ability to bring a smile to everyone's face.

Many thanks to the doctors, nurses and healthcare assistants at St. Joseph's Hospital for their excellent care.


GREEN, Basil Ross “Red” -  At the Brantford General Hospital on Thursday, June 15, 2017 in his 91st year.

Basil “Red” Green, loving father of Brian (Christine) Green and Basil (Maryanne) Green Jr. Much loved grandfather of Doug, David, Shaudamini, Tonya, Mandy, Jamie, Ashley and several great-grandchildren.


CAMPBELL, Jocelyne - Peacefully at the Stedman Community Hospice, Brantford, in the loving arms of her husband, on Thursday, June 15, 2017 in her 59th year. Jocelyne Campbell, beloved wife of Allen Frenette. 

Loving mother of Christopher Campbell (Scarlet).  Dearest sister of Donald, Laurien, Christian, Rejean, Laurent, Renaud and the late Aurele Godin. Much loved grandmother of Austin and Olivia. 

Will be missed by her 4 legged family, Willie and Fraser.


CHARLTON, Dorothy Anne - Passed away at the Hamilton General Hospital on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in her 79th year.

Beloved husband of Allen for 60 years. Much loved and devoted Mother of Randy and his wife Wendy and  Barbara DiFilippo. Cherished Grandmother of Carrera (Ryan), Elizabeth, Kurtis, Ethan and Great-Grandmother of Abby.


STIVER, Michael Joseph Robert - At his home on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in his 65th year, Michael Stiver, loving father of Roxane (Matt) Allen and Aaron Stiver. 

Dearest son of Elizabeth Farr and the late Charles Stiver. Dear brother of Harold (Elaine) Stiver, Kathy (Gene) Pinchero, Ann (Les) Stiver-Balla.  Much loved grandfather of J.J. and Jasmine Stiver.


Hunter AdrianHUNTER, Adrian (Big Red) -  It is with great sadness that the family announces the sudden passing of Adrian on June 14, 2017 at home at the age of 63 years. 

Loving husband of the late Mary Frances Pitre.  Beloved son of the late Robert & Margaret Hunter. Loving brother of Mary Schofield, Cindy Hunter, Pam Barrett, and predeceased by  his brother  Robert  and sisters Dierdre and Dianne. 

Adrian will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and friends,  especially his support of AA meeting friends.


SZEWCZYK, Maria Anna (nee Papp) - Passed away peacefully on June 13, 2017 at Macassa Lodge in her 91st year.

Predeceased by her loving husband Engelbert. Devoted mother of Elizabeth (Amor), Frank (Anna), Linda (Heino), and Mark. Cherished grandmother of Zahra, Nicholas, Natalie (Michael), Heinrich, Anthony, Sonja, Jacob, and great-grandmother of Katarina.


DAVIES, Lorne M - Sadly on June 13, 2017, Lorne passed away in his 83rd year at the Brantford General Hospital. 

He will be dearly missed by his wife of many years Janet, his devoted friend Allan Coombs (St. George), his step-children Chad (Niki), James (Mel), Nick (Lindsey), and his granddaughters Kieli, Ava, Auralia, Olivia, and Ashlyn. 

His passion in life was his gardens.  Every winter he was impatient to see his bountiful and colourful tulips cascade across his garden.  In the fall, he made special effort to plant parrot tulips, a favourite for the girls.  Even though he was limited in what he could do, he was often seen by his neighbours, seated on his rider, cutting his lawn. 


MOORES, William Albert (Major (R), The Salvation Army) -  On Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Major Bill was Promoted To Glory from Norview Lodge, Simcoe, in his 90th year. 

Predeceased by his first wife Verna Ottaway, his children Daniel, Kenneth (Janice) and Brenda (Tom Whiteway).  Grandfather of 6 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. 

Following Verna's passing, Bill married Mona (nee Thomson) Smith in 1995.  Her family -Brenda and Martyn Cooper, Ron and Sharon Smith, the late Kenneth (Susan) and Debbie and Lee Graves and all their children and grandchildren - became an integral part of Bill's life and he was affectionately known as grandpapa by many of his grandchildren and great grandchildren. 


EDGCUMBE, Curtis Stanley David - November 20, 1980 – June 13, 2017

With broken hearts, Dave & Pam Edgcumbe announce the passing of their youngest child, Curtis, who is now at peace with his sister Courtney. 

Grandson to Joan Dalby; father to Carys and Jaxon; brother to Genevieve; uncle to Hunter; dearly loved by aunts, uncles and cousins here and in Great Britain; and friends who fondly remember Curt’s fun-loving and carefree ways. 


SLATTERY, Robert Lee - December 1935 – June 2017

 It’s my time to go home.  My life here on Earth has been great!  I’ve had the love of two of God’s most precious; my first wife Rose who before she got sick gave me eight wonderful years and our two sons.  Also, my incredible wife Heather since 1987. 
I will now revisit Rose, Ray and others who have predeceased me. 


BYRNE, Robert Fergus - Peacefully passed away on June 13, 2017 at the age of 73.

Predeceased by his parents Robert & Anne and sister Kathleen. Survived by his sister Margaret Anne and nephews Danny & Jimmy as well as his extended family.

Bobby had a passion for old cars and hot rods and could tell you anything you ever wanted to know about them. In recent years he relocated to Clinton, Ontario where he was able to be near and taken care of by his family.


Crepeault JeanCREPEAULT, Jean Claude 'John' - Peacefully passed away at his home, surrounded by the love of his family, on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the age of 80.

Beloved husband of Lilianne for 53 years. Cherished father of Linda, Daniel, Helene (Peter), and Madelaine (Jay). Proud grandfather of Victoria (Vince), Dylan (Karilynn), Nicholas, Joshua, and Vanessa.

He is survived by his brother Robert, and sister Nicole (Donald), brother-in-law Claude (Kathy), nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Predeceased by his sister Claudette (Henry), and his brother Yves (Linda). He will also be dearly missed by his fur-babies Cuddles and Daisy.


Buttrum MargaretBUTTRUM, Margaret Ruth (nee Fletcher) - Passed away with her loving family at her side after a brief illness at St. Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. 

She will be forever loved and missed by her husband Murray of 60 years, son Rob and his soul mate Christine, daughters Colleen Merwin and her husband Jim, Nancy Wilsdon and her husband Walter, grandchildren Rachael (Trevor), Jeremy, Alex (Jess), Scott (Carly), Tyler (Michelle), Elizabeth and Dan, and great-grandchildren Ben and Lauren. 

Loving sister of Robert Fletcher and his wife Joan.  Marg loved spending time singing to her grandchildren, family meals, lots of baking and crocheting afghans for all of the family. 


Phibbs KeithPHIBBS, Keith 'Nipper' - June 8, 1924 - June 13, 2017

Beloved Husband of 72 years to Dorothy Mae (Myke). Much loved father  of Larry and Rosemarie of Dunnville, Bob and Pam of Hagersville and Daphne Cowan of Niagara Falls. Father-in-law of Faye (Rodney) of Selkirk.

Predeceased by sons Richard and Rodney, son-in-law Bob Cowan and great grandson Keiran LaForme. Greatest grandad ever of 13 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren (with one on the way ), and 4 great great grandchildren. Predeceased by his sisters Minnie Brown (Jim), Viola Smelser (Ivan), Dorothy Smith (Frank), Betty Bartlett , brothers Cliff, Roy and Warren.


SCANLAN, Cathy Vivian "Katie" (nee Wilson) - Passed away peacefully on Monday, June 12th, 2017, at Riverview Terrace, in her 64th year. 

Beloved wife of the late Mark Scanlan (2014).  Much loved mother of Heather Anne (Jason Motley) Scanlan, Christine Scanlan and Terry Scanlan.  She was a loving grandmother and great-grandmother. 

Dear sister of Frank (Linda) Wilson, Ruth (Earl) Lemke and Nancy (Fred) Lessard and sister-in-law of Carrie (Dino) Bereziuk and Doug (Christine) Scanlan.  She will also be dearly missed by many other family members and friends. 


POWLESS, Cheryl Iris (nee: Miller) - Peacefully at Iroquois Lodge, Ohsweken on Monday, June 12, 2017 at the age of 68 years. 

Loving mother of James, Paul, and Les (Patti).  Dear grandmother of Dakota (Alanna), Justin (Sarah), and Cheryl “Sass”.   Dear great grandmother of Gavin, Aurelle, Everly, and Paisley. 

Daughter of the late Elmore and Lillian (Lickers) Miller.  Sister of Sandra (Maynard), Phyllis, Trudy, Dale (Art), Tony, Rodger (Norm), Kathy (Binks), John (deceased) (Linda), and the late Eleanor, and Anne.  Also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Former wife of the late Duane Powless. 


Costabile RobertoCOSTABILE, Roberto - Passed away suddenly on June 12, 2017 in his 75th year.

Beloved husband of Ardemis for 50 years. Loving father of Raffaella (Elie) Assaf and Alessia (Gabe) Aivazian. Cherished Betto of Roberta, Alessandra, Aram, Angela and Graziella.

He will be missed by family over seas and throughout the world and also his friends at the Glancaster Community.

His music will live on forever.