Rooney Ingham WendyROONEY-INGHAM, Wendy Sue - (1962 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully in the presence of her loving family at home on September 22, 2017 at the age of 54 years.

Beloved wife to Terry. Amazing mom to Bronson, Savannah (Mohamed), Jaegar (Jackie), Scarlett, Cruise (Hannah), Sapphire (Ahmed), Barry and Tilly. Cherished Grandma to Jameel, Safia, and Amirah.

Survived by her devoted parents Shirley and Larry Ingham and sister Debra (Matt) Miller. Predeceased by her beautiful sister Diane. 


Kilty DavidKILTY, David - Died peacefully on September, 22nd, 2017 at home surrounded by family and good friends Don, Liz, Brian, Kathy, Bill, Nancy, Gary, Anne and Victoria, at the age of 72.

Beloved husband of Janet Rutherford for 36 years.

Loving father of Kristen (Graham) Toyne. Cherished grandad of Grayson David. Dear brother of Dan (Norma), Joe (Judy), Eric (Anne) and Angela. Brother-in-law of Liz (Donald) McEwan and Susan (Ed) Dorion.


Gordon LauraGORDON, Laura Beatrice (nee Kelty) - We are sad to announce the gentle passing of our beautiful Laura after a very courageous battle with cancer. By her side was her loving husband Jim "Rack" of 37 years, on Friday September 22, 2017 at St. Catharines General Hospital.

She is now reunited with her beloved daughter Shannon (1996). Survived by her sons Sean and James.

Cherished sister to Joan, Mary Lou (John), Cathy (Wayne),Glenda (Dave) and many loving family members, close friends and her cat Mallory. Laura will be fondly remembered by her sister-in-law Sandra and brother-in-law Mark.

Predeceased by her sister Marilyn, brother Peter, brothers-in-law Charlie, Stan, Ray, Cliff, John, and Jimmy.


Ristine HelenRISTINE, Helen Winnifred (nee Ector) – With Gerald, her loving husband of over 62 years by her side, Helen passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Thursday, September 21, 2017 in her 82nd year.

She is reunited with her cherished son Timothy James who predeceased her in 2012.

Dear sister of Eleanor Kimber and Brian Ector and mother-in-law of Maria Ristine. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Ray and Emily Ector.


Guay RuthGUAY, Ruth Alice – Passed away on Thursday, September 21, 2017 in her 74th year.

She was predeceased by her husband, Paul Guay.

Ruth loved the Lord and it brought her great joy to serve Him at Windmill Point Church. Her smile and generous spirit will be greatly missed.


Epp ShirleyEPP, Shirley Joan - Passed away peacefully in her home in Virgil, Ontario early in the morning of September 21, 2017.

Inspirational to so many, Shirley spent a life teaching, creating, and profoundly changing everyone with whom she connected.

She will be deeply missed by parents Abe and Eleanore Epp of Niagara on the Lake, siblings Edward Epp (Edith), Dan Epp, and Kim Epp Frenette (Normand), Janet Boyd Epp, and adoring nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by life partner John Neustaedter, her memory will be cherished by her chosen family, Betti-ann Whitehead Neustaedter (Rob) and John Neustaedter Jr (Joanna) and families.


Burger GeorgeBURGER, George Henry - Peacefully at Heidehof on Thursday, September 21, 2017, in his 87th year.

Predeceased by his wife Florence (1999). Loving father of Paul (Audrey), Debra Body (Vic), Linda Mearow (Kevin), David and Jim. He will be missed by his 9 grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren.

George was predeceased by his sister Barbara Ronfeld.

He was a retiree of General Motors and had a great passion for his family.


Dixon CherylDIXON, Cheryl Mae (nee Farnsworth)Passed away peacefully with her children by her side on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the age of 73.

Loving mother of Mark, Christine, and Brenda (Robert) Patterson.

Proud grandma and nan to Madison, Max, Jackson and Isaac. Great grandma of Nevada.


Wolfenden VivienWOLFENDEN, Vivien Jean - In certain assurance of her eternal life, we announce Vivien's home going on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) at the age of 90.

Beloved wife of the late Richard Wolfenden. Loving mother of Judy Walpole and late Jean Hagerman (Rick).

Cherished grandmother of Aaron (Bree), Dan Walpole (Lindsay), Kathryn Walpole, Laura Swansey (Dennis) and Geoff Hagerman (Ashley). Treasured Gigi of 8 great grandchildren.

Dear sister of Earl Foster (Doris), the late Lois Honsburger and the late Noreen Thwaites (late Art). Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.


Wood JoanWOOD, Margaret 'Joan' (McPhee) - It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Joan on Thursday, September 21, 2017, at the Greater Niagara General Hospital.

Born in Sydney, Nova Scotia on April 18, 1944, Joan is survived by her husband John Stuart Wood, children Joanne Badgley (Rennie), Michael Wiebe (Hope), Judy Caperchione (Mark), Zoe Wood of England, John A. Wood (Terrie) of Stittsville, ON and the late Lee Grant Wood and sister-in-law Barbara Whitehead (late Allan) of Fareham, England.


Legeny IlonaLEGENY, Ilona Auguszta - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at NHS-St. Catharines.

Loving Edesanyam of Paul and Victoria, and Zoltan and Karla. Dearest Nagymama of Rodrigo, Daniela, Palko and Jonathan, Amanda, Heather and Joseph and great-grandmother to Keera.

Ilona was retired from the St. Catharines General Hospital.


Marinelli CamillaMARINELLI, Camilla – Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Wednesday September 20, 2017, three days before her 93rd birthday.

Beloved wife of the late Orazio (2004).

Cherished mother of Maria (John) Caruso and Tony (Josephine) Marinelli.

Much loved grandmother of Frances (Jamie) Leitch, Michael (Christine) Caruso, Roberto (Sarah) Caruso, Marco (Meghan) Caruso, Jennifer (Brad) Murray and Darren (Rosaly) Marinelli. Adored by her great-grandchildren Madeline, Ava, Andrew, Ellena, Annabelle, Ella and Isaiah.


Bigelow RosemaryBIGELOW, Rosemary (nee Gualtieri) - Passed peacefully with family by her side on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at the age of 60.

Beloved wife of Winston of 27 years. Loving mother of Frankie (Karin) Jeffries. Cherished grandma of Justin, Destiny, Brandon and Joshua.

Survived by her siblings, inlaws, nieces, nephews and relatives. Special friend of Maria (Jeff) Stevens.

Predeceased by her mother Lucia (Carlo) Boccia and her father Domenic (Marie) Gualtieri and her granddaughter Lacey Jeffries. Also, her sister Amelia Gualtieri-Donavan and her mother and father in law Mary (Stanley) Bigelow. 


Gifford RogerGIFFORD, Roger Owen - Peacefully, at Edgewater Gardens on Wednesday September 20, 2017 in his 80th year.

Roger Gifford, beloved husband of the late Janet Gifford.

Lovingly remembered by his sister Marg, brother Gary and brother-in-law and sister-in-law Bob and Joan Kriter. Sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and their families. Especially remembered at this time by Kathy and Dave.


Pegg McAndrew RuthPEGG–MCANDREW, Ruth Ann – It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Ruth Ann Pegg-McAndrew on September 20, 2017 in her 94th year.

She is survived by her daughter Cheryl Spiece and son-in-law David Spiece of Vineland, Ontario, granddaughter Rebecca Cudia (Leigh) and great-grandson Logan Cudia of Ajax.

Survived by sister Kathleen Mongeau of Michigan.

Predeceased by parents Ada and Andrew Dube of Harrow, and husbands Chester Pegg (1982) and John McAndrew (2004), brothers Jack (1964), George (1966), Earl (1969), Russel (1996), Orville (1996) and sisters Verlie (2005), Helen (2010) and daughter Nancy (2016).


Charan KirtiCHARAN, Kirti K. - On Wednesday September 20, 2017 in his 88th year.

Beloved husband of Sneih. Loving father of Menaka and Vinanti Painter. Grandfather to Maya and Dylan Painter.

Kirti is a retired McGill Professor. He was a former Director of the Department of Human Communication Disorders.


Kilby PhyllisKILBY, Phyllis Mae (Burd) - (1925 - 2017) – It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our Mom, Gramma and Great Gramma on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 after a brief illness at the St. Catharines General Hospital in her 92nd year.

Born in Crystal Beach, Ontario to Charles and Dorothy Burd. Predeceased by her husband Leonard in 1983.

Loving mother to Patricia and Tom Pearce, Shirley and Mike Young, Jane Ventress and Wayne, Gerry and Elaine Kilby and Peter and Janice Kilby. Adoring gramma of 18 grandchildren and 30 great grandchildren. Sister to Grace, Ellen, Betty Lou and Isabelle.


CARPENTER, John - It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of John Carpenter in his 76th year on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at the NHS-St. Catharines Site after a courageous battle with cancer.

Beloved husband to Mary Ann for 52 years. Loving father to Julie (Dave), Shawna (Paul) and Greg (Justine). Cherished Grandpa to Evan, Paige, Garrett, Reid, Tate, Cole and Brooke. Predeceased by his granddaughter Caitlin.

He will be dearly missed by his sister Mary Jane, brothers Garry and Michael and all his extended family.


Asplin JonASPLIN, Jonathan 'Jon' - (1952 - 2017) - With deep sadness we announce the passing of Jonathan Asplin, who passed away on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 while surrounded by his loving family.

Beloved husband of the late Catherine.

Devoted father of Elizabeth (Kevin) Thomson, Victoria (Ryan) McAuley and Philip (Krystal) Asplin. Loving Grandpa of Matthew, Abby, Kieran, Madison, Seth and Samuel.


Harriman GraceHARRIMAN, Grace Louise (nee Woodrow) - On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at Greater Niagara General Hospital in Niagara Falls, Ontario, at the age of 102.

Predeceased by her husband Jack (1999).

Survived by her sons; David (Marcia) Harriman of Denver, Colorado and Stephen Harriman of Niagara Falls, Ontario. Beloved grandma to Bill, Ben (Dee Dee), Brian (Joelle) and Carrie. Great-grandma to Michael (Cyrena), Jordan, Spencer, Madison, Lindsey, Bennie, and great-great grandma to Allijah all of Denver, Colorado.

Grace is also survived by her sister Joyce (late Bill) Whiteside of Goderich, Ontario. Predeceased by 4 sisters and 3 brothers.


Plati MariaPLATI, Maria Grazia (Cirillo) - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Tuesday September 19, 2017 at the age of 80.

Beloved wife of the late Salvatore Plati (2007).

Dearly loved mother of Nick (Terri-Lynne) Plati, Sam Plati, Joanne Ross (Albert Petti), Antoinetta (John) Markel and Elisabetta (Tony) DiPaola. Cherished Nonna of Melissa, Brian, Nicholas, Victoria, Johnny, Anthony, Vito and Nicholas and Bisnonna of Dallas.


Godon PaulGODON, Paul - It is with broken hearts we announce the passing of Paul Godon on Tuesday, September 19th, 2017.

Devoted husband and best friend of Nicole (nee Trudel).  Loving father of Roger (Glori) and Raymond (Tianna).

He was a wonderful grandfather to Nicolas, Justin, Timothy, Carly, Kiannah and Madelyn.  Dear brother-in-law of Monique. He will be sadly missed by his nieces, Diane, Michelle and Denise.

Predeceased by his parents Emilien and Rejeanne Godon and his brother Roger.


DYCK, Heinz - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Heinz, 65 years of age, on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at the NHS St.Catharines site.

Beloved son of Maria Dyck. Dear brother of Mary Pankratz (late Henry), Helene Fritz (late Reinhold), Peter Dyck (Mary), Hannelore Krugel (Victor) and Erika Dyck.

Predeceased by his father David Dyck (1997) and his brother Victor and sister-in-law Christine (2014). He will also be missed by many nieces & nephews. 


Forbes BillFORBES, William 'Bill' - Peacefully, on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, in his 91st year, Bill passed away at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital.

Bill is survived by his wife of 63 years, Dorothy (Lewis), son Kevin, daughters Cindy Organ (Pius), Tracey Danowski and Carrie Dudley, grandchildren Darcie, Chelsea, Jared, Matthew, Shaye (Joe), Jeffrey, Cheryl, Noah, Wyatt and Paige, great-granddaughter Dayna and sisters Cecilia and Jean.

Bill was predeceased by sons-in-law Brian Danowski (2015) and Frank DeFelice (2017), and by brothers Duncan, Val, Allister, sisters Jennie, Barbara, Margaret, Mary, Isabel, Christene, Florence and parents Alec and Cassie (Chisholm).


Grech TimGRECH, Timone Mario 'Tim' - After a short and courageous battle with cancer, Tim passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at the Welland General Hospital with his loving family by his side.

Beloved husband of 57 years to Kathleen.  Loving father to Deborah (Douglas) Gillespie, Timothy and Yvonne (Mislav) Koren. Nanu will always be loved and cherished by his grandchildren Kyle (Cassandra), Shane, Andrew and Isabella.

He will be dearly missed by his brother Joe and sister Doris. Predeceased by his siblings Mary, Pauline, Larry and Charlie.  He will fondly be remembered by his many nieces, nephews and friends.


HAYWARD, Margaret (Bower) - Peacefully on Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at the Hotel Dieu Shaver Hospital in her 77th year.

Beloved wife of Arthur for 50 years. Loving mother of Andrew and Rachel (Rene). Dear grandmother of Bethany, Adam and Abigail.

Survived by her brother Christopher in England.