BENJATSCHEK, Isaac - Passed away suddenly at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Monday October 2, 2017 at the age of 29.
Beloved son of Mary (nee Drug) and the late Gunther Benjatschek. Dearly loved brother of Josh (Ken), Joel, Krista and Katie. Loving uncle of Gage, Kaymin and Carsen.
Lovingly remembered by his many aunts, uncles and cousins.
HILL, Christine Aileen - Passed away peacefully and after a lengthy illness at home on Monday, October 2, 2017 at the age of 46.
Much loved wife of Paul and loving mother of Casey. Dear grandmother of Jayde, loving mother in law of Micah (Peggy) and devoted daughter of Sheri Hill.
She will be forever missed by her brothers Teddy and Matthew (Wendy) Hill, her three sisters and her many friends.
BURGIO, Alfonso - Peacefully in his sleep, Alfonso passed away on Monday, October 2, 2017, at Henley House at the age of 92.
Beloved husband of the late Anna (2005). Loving father of Vince (Grace) and Joseph (Angie).
Cherished Nonno of Al (Gina), Jennifer (Ralph), Ryan (Briton), Jason (Carolyn) and Amanda (Michael) and Great Nonno to Lucas, Tristan, Alessa, Melissa and Meyer.
Survived by his brother Leonardo (Maria), sister-in-law Giovanna Coco, brother-in-law Giovanni (Carmela) Coco and many other extended family members. Predeceased by his parents Vincenzo and Maria, brothers Rosario and Antonino and brother-in-law Ignazio.
LONCAR, Jovo – Passed away peacefully at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Monday October 2, 2017 at the age of 74.
Loving husband of Milka for 46 years.
Dear brother of Mila and Kata; survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by his sister Mara.
JOHNSON, Joel Dexter - Peacefully, with his family by his side, at Hamilton General Hospital, on Monday, October 2, 2017 at the age of 80.
Beloved husband and best friend of Martha for 50 years. Loving father of Lori Smerek (Robert), Barry (Jenny Crowe), Debbie Ardagh (Greg) and Brian (Edel Silke). Proud grandfather of Nicholas, Michael, Maya, Anna, Denis, Benjamin, Keaton, Allison and Eve.
Dear brother of the late Allan, Merna (the late Jim), Clare, Dan (Sylvia), the late Holly, Bruce (Florence) and Merry (the late Dick).
DAVIES, Nathan Howell - Nathan Howell Davies, at the age of 37, passed away unexpectedly, but peacefully, at the Niagara General Hospital on Sunday, October 1, 2017, surrounded by family and friends.
He will be greatly missed. Dearly beloved son of Betty and Peter Davies. Beloved brother of Michael Davies (Christine), and Juanita (Joanna) Davies (Mark), dear uncle to Nicholas Davies, aka Nik, and missed and loved by his many aunts, uncles, and cousins, and friends near and far. Dearly loved by his girlfriend Mary Ellen.
He was born in Calgary, Alberta on May 14, 1980, and at a young age he eventually resided in Niagara Falls, Ontario with his family. He loved the great outdoors, fishing, nature, animals. Though his life was short, he was very loved.
SALFI, Theresa 'Terry' - It is with profound sadness we announce the tragic passing of Terry in her 66th year on Sunday, October 1st, 2017.
Beloved daughter of the late James and Dorothy Salfi. Loved sister of Frank (Gail) Salfi. Dear aunt of Lisa and great aunt of Wesley.
She will be greatly missed by many friends in Thorold and by her beloved pet cat Stella.
GENEREAUX, Carmen Lillian - (1928 - 2017) - Peacefully with family by her side on Sunday, October 1, 2017.
Carmen will be forever missed by her brother Hector, daughter Darquise and her husband Blaine, grandson Jordan and his fiancée Alexandria, and their children Jeffrey and Xavier.
Predeceased by her loving husband Arthur, parents, brother and sisters.
PYLE, Bernice Elizabeth - (1933 - 2017) - With heavy hearts we announce that Bernice passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, October 1, 2017.
Sadly missed by her husband of 59 years Marvin; sons John (Jennifer), Jim (Kim), Walter (Tabatha); grandchildren Jeff (Charlotte), Brian (Moreen), Adrian, Coda (Melony), Ian (Malory), Shawn, Brittany; and 20 great-grandchildren.
Dear sister of May (late Harry) Green, late Judy (late Steve) Fesco, late Bill (Gina) Downey, late Roy Downey, late Joe (Berl) Downey, Don (late Carmen), Larry (Barb) Downey, and Linda Pattison.
GAUTHIER, John Marc - Passed away on Sunday, October 1, 2017 in his 95th year.
Loving husband of the late Angela (1999). Dear father of Brian and step father to Bob (Pat) Poe. Grandfather of Rob and Char. Survived by his sister Giselle and brother Donald (Sheila) and many nieces and nephews.
John was born and raised in Cochrane, Ontario. From 1941 to 1945 he served with the RCAF in the ground crews supporting fighter aircraft. In 1955 John and Angela moved to St. Catharines where he became a well known fixture behind the meat counter at Dominion and later A&P until his retirement in 1988.
GREEN, Sandra (Bechkos) - Peacefully on Sunday, October 1st, 2017 at the Greater Niagara General Hospital in her 72nd year.
Beloved wife of John for 43 years. Loving mother of Paul Green and Cherie Green. Dear grandmother of Hunter Gillam, Joshua Green, Eric Gillam, Cameron Green and Michael Gillam.
Sister of Meech (Diane) Bechkos and George (Charlotte) Bechkos. Sandra will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends.
CUMMING, Elizabeth Emily - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Elizabeth on October 1, 2017 in the comfort of her own home.
Loving mother of Harvey Moote, Robert Moote (Lisa Heathcote) and Jeffrey Moote (Tammy Brown).
Beloved grandmother of Mara, Robin & Lydia Heathcote and Michael Kljajevich, Summer Brown, Stephanie Brown, Jacqulyn Brown and Alexis Brown.
MacLEOD, Dorothy Eleanor (nee McRae) - (January 15, 1925 to October 1, 2017) -
Our family sadly announces the passing of a wonderful mother and grandmother, Dot, on October 1, 2017.
She leaves behind a daughter Karylee, sons Neil (Wendy) and Daniel (Shari), grandchildren Daniel, Jason and Alison and six great-grandchildren.
Married to Ed for 71 years, she mourned his loss earlier this year.
ROBINS, Rosemary (nee Main) - Peacefully passed away on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at the NHS-Welland Site in her 74th year.
Beloved wife of late Joseph for over 41 years. Dear mother of Jon Cook. Loving grandmother of Jessica Kish (Jesse), Jon Cook Jr.
Rosemary is survived by her brother Larry Main (Fran). Rosemary will be greatly missed by Sue Rousseau, her brother in law, sisters in law, and nephews.
Rosemary was predeceased by her brother Bill Main, and her sister Sharon MacDonald.
INWOOD, Robert Joseph 'Bob' - (1950 - 2017) - After a valiant fight, Robert (Bob) passed away peacefully in the morning on Sunday, October 1, 2017.
He leaves behind his beloved wife, Debbie (nee Book), his daughters; Lisa Harris (Matt), Christine Weasner (Jamie), Ashley and Andrew.
He was precious to his grandchildren Maddison and Colin Harris and will be missed by his sister Lynn, and his brother Paul (Joan) and many other family members and friends.
Bob was a talented carpenter who worked tirelessly helping friends and family. His generosity was amazing. No beauty shines brighter than that of a good heart, and his was surely pure. His sense of humour delighted all who knew him.
HARKER, Margaret Ann (nee Luke) - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and friends at the St. Catharines General Hospital on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at the age of 61.
Beloved mother of Matthew (Melissa) and Amanda (Christopher). Wonderful Gramma of Braeden and Luke. Dear companion of Dodger. Sister of Linda (John), Alice (Jack), the late Gary, Lawrence, the late Jeannie and Kathleen (Mike).
Margaret had a strong Catholic faith and spiritual connection from her Ojibwe-Cree background that helped provide support and guidance to the ones she loved for the paths they took in life.
WATSON, Anne - Passed away at McNally House Hospice, on Sunday, October 1, 2017, in her 74th year.
Beloved wife of J. Keith Watson. Loved mother of Greg Watson (Kimberly) and Kristin Watson (Richard Flook). Cherished grandmother of James (Melissa), Carter and Oliver.
Dear sister of George MacDonald (Chris Booth), Sandy MacDonald (Patti Park), Ron MacDonald (Ann Cooper) and Don MacDonald (Joanne Furlani).
Predeceased by her parents Maud and George MacDonald.
FAUCHER, Sheila Diane (nee Hatton) – Sheila passed away peacefully at her residence, Royal Rose Place in Welland, on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at the age of 81.
Cherished wife for 60 years of Real. Beloved mother of Jacqueline Phillips (David), Raymond Faucher and the later Allan Faucher. Also survived by five grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and her daughter-in-law Diane Faucher.
Dear sister of Joan Epps, Doug Hatton (late Helen) and Robert Hatton (Sharlene).
MEREDITH, Nevaeh Lynn – In loving memory, we sadly announce the passing of our precious baby, Nevaeh Lynn. Nevaeh was born on Sunday, September 24, 2017 and passed away on Saturday, September 30th, in Toronto, Ontario.
She is the beloved daughter of Tiffany Currington and Andrew Meredith. She will be sadly missed by her big sister Bella.
Loved granddaughter of Tammy (Christopher) Grodesky, Sheila and William Meredith, Bobbi (Joe) Largent, the late George Currington and the late William Bazeley. Cherished great-granddaughter of Lynn Hipwell, Larry Munday, the late Timothy Hipwell, and the late Margaret Munday.
RITCHIE, Irene – With deep sadness, but thanksgiving for a life well lived, the family shares the death of a dear mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, Irene Ritchie on Saturday, September 30, 2017 in her 90th year.
Irene is lovingly remembered by her devoted children: Kathy Rubino (Angelo), David Ritchie (Georgina), John Ritchie (Gail) and Raymond Ritchie (Patti); her cherished grandchildren; Christine, Daniel and Michael Rubino; Amy, Kristy, Shephen Ritchie, Ashley; Sherri Heise; Samantha, Jillian and Christopher Ritchie; and Sarah and Christopher Ritchie.
Irene is also survived by nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents Walter and Elizabeth Campney, son Billy, dear friend Lloyd Webber, sisters Violet, Audrey and Leta and brothers Ralph and Bruce.
NIELSEN, Mogens 'Storm' - Age 72, of Beamsville, ON, passed away Saturday, September 30, 2017.
Storm was born March 26, 1945 in Kerteminde, Denmark.
He is survived by the love of his life Lajla, his three children; Pia, Kenneth and Gitte, and 5 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
BAUTISTA, Elizabeth Cortez - On Sunday, September 30th, 2017, Elizabeth was called home to her Heavenly Father at the age of 68.
Back in the loving arms of her parents Pedro and Rosela Bautista and siblings Rizalina and Alexander.
Elizabeth will be forever cherished by her sister Irma and brother Edwin. Her memory will live on in the hearts of many nieces, nephews and cousins.
CONDOS, Marina (nee Marmarinos) - At West Lincoln Memorial Hospital on Saturday, September 30, 2017, Marina Condos (nee Marmarinos) passed away at the age of 82.
Beloved wife of the late Nicholas Condos (2009). Loving mother of Andrew Condos and Tom Condos (Sandi). Cherished grandmother of Marina, Michael, Nicola, Billy, and Kosta.
Dear sister of Matoula Papoulakos (Kostadino), Georgia Sarantakos (the late Othon), Dimitri Marmarinos, and Yannis Marmarinos. Predeceased by her brother George Marmarinos.
CHALIFOUX, Jean Paul Joseph 'John' (aka JP, aka Frenchie) - (1937 - 2017) - It's with sadness we announce the passing of Jean Paul Chalifoux on September 30th, 2017 at the age of 80.
Loving husband of Leatha (nee McCauley). Dear brother of Julien Chalifoux and Lucette Chalifoux (the Late Bertrand Mailloux). He will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and many friends.
Predeceased by his parents Jean and Germaine Chalifoux.
John was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose since 1986.
BOUDREAU, Patrick James - Passed away in the presence of his parents and brothers at The Greater Niagara General Hospital on Saturday, September 30, 2017, in his 29th year.
Cherished son of Susan (nee Prince) and Charlie Boudreau. Loving brother of Jason (Lisa), Steven (Kelly) and Robert (Madalyn). Fun loving uncle of Cameron, Ben, Ashtyn and Aidyn.
Dearly loved grandson of Yvonne Prince and Ralph Boudreau. Predeceased by his mémère, Albertine, and his Papa, Albert Prince. Patrick leaves many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends who will deeply mourn his loss. Greatly missed by his fur buddy Rascal.
CARRIER, Martin Robert – Passed away unexpectedly on Friday September 29, 2017 at the age of 46.
Loved by his family Jackie, Greg, Michele, Jake, Luke and Lincoln, and his many aunts, uncles and cousins.
He will also be missed by his many wonderful friends.