Fromberger LouisFROMBERGER, Louis Francis – Peacefully, surrounded by his family on Monday, August 21, 2017 in his 91st year.

Beloved husband of Mary (nee Gazo) for over 60 years. Loving father of Frank, Anne-Marie (the late Alphonse Salemi) and Michael (Michéle). Proud grandpa of Monica, Tom, Joshua, Philippe and Sophie.


Tellier RayTELLIER, Raymond – It is with sad hearts that the family of Raymond Tellier announces his sudden passing, at his residence, on Monday, August 21, 2017 in his 94th year.

Ray is survived by his wife Lorna (nee Johancsik). Cherished father of Wray “Pudgy” Tellier, Renee deSmit and the late Curtis Tellier (April 2017). Proud grandfather of Crystal, Delanie, Kailea, Rayanne, Justin, Tahnee (ZacK) and great-grandfather of Montana, Samantha and Kynlea.

Dear brother of Ruby Harpwood (late Jack). He will be sadly missed my many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Julia Tellier, brothers Cyril (Lelia), Rene and sisters Evelyn and Lucy (Nick).


Bickerton AlBICKERTON, Albert John  - (July 1, 1932 – August 21, 2017) - In his 85th year.

Al was a lawyer, a pilot and an author who never finished a book.

He was known for his sense of humour, his sharp mind and the exploits his friends and family will talk about long after he's gone.

Al had four wives, three children, three grandchildren, a sister and her family in Calgary. He also had a cat, Baby, he loved very much (predeceased).


Ferri JamesFERRI, James Vincent 'Jim' - Passed away peacefully at home with his loving family by his side on Monday, August 21, 2017 at the age of 71.

Much loved husband of Helen and loving father of Dean Ferri and Dawn Ferri VanKralingen. Devoted Grandpa of Devin, Kody and Sophia Ferri, and Kara and Kylie VanKralingen.

Survived by his brother Bruce (Connie), sisters Gloria (Joe) Spadafora and Debbie Ferri, brother in law Al (the late Bev) Kish and many nieces, nephews and friends.


MORIN, Vivian Ellen - We are sad to announce the passing of Vivian on Monday, August 21, 2017 in her 102nd year.

She is now reunited with her one true love David (1962).

Cherished, devoted and loving Mother of Barbara & Dennis McGuire. She loved Dennis as her son and would do anything for him as he would do anything for her. Sister of Aileen McPherson of Bowmanville. Predeceased by siblings Henry, Evelyn, Albert, Alex, Ernie, Beatrice and Leo.


OBrien MervinO'BRIEN, MervinAfter a long illness, Mervin passed away peacefully with family by his side on Monday, August 21, 2017 at the age of 83.

Beloved husband to Maryellen (nee Shea) for 58 years. Loving father of Peter & Diane, of Cumming, Georgia, Sean & Nancy, Maureen & Danny, Kathleen & Rick, all of St. Catharines. Predeceased by his son-in-law, Mike.

Proud grandfather & papa to Juliet, Ellen, Madeleine, Hannah, Jack, Claire, Dan and Kate. Cherished brother of Sheila (the late Vic), Sharon (Lance) and brother-in-law of Marilyn.


Gay RickGAY, Richard 'Rick'After a hard-fought battle, Richard passed away peacefully on Monday, August 21, 2017 at the age of 74.

Much loved husband of Theresa Sym. Cherished father of Tania (Basil) Mercuri, Stephen (Tracy), Jessica Lance (Josh Mallory) and Lindsay Lance (Braeden Martindale). Proud papa of Hailey, Kylie, Kaelyn, Jocelyn, Devin and Griffin. Beloved son to Aletha Davies.

Dear brother of Ken (Ena) and Peter (Margo). Rick will also be fondly remembered by many in-laws, nieces and nephews.


Charlebois SuzanneCHARLEBOIS, Suzanne - Passed away peacefully on Monday, August 21, 2017 at the age of 71.

Beloved wife of Michel.


Cahill GertrudeCAHILL, Gertrude (nee Doucette)Passed away peacefully on Monday, August 21, 2017 in her 95th year at the Eventide Home in Niagara Falls.

She will be dearly missed by her sister, Rebecca Reid (nee Doucette). Predeceased by her loving parents Patrick and Mary as well as her brothers Fred, Lester and Raymond Doucette.

Beloved wife of the late Robert Michael Cahill (1995). Dearly Loved Ma and Mom to the late Carl (2010), Mary Tucci and Doreen Green.


Rey LoretoREY, Loreto - Passed away peacefully at Albright Manor, with her loving family by her side, on Monday August 21, 2017 at the age of 81.

Beloved wife of the late Nicasio (1999).

Dearly loved mother of Nenita (Junior) Marcaida, Virginia (Ross) Navarro, Sylvia (Jaime) Ocasion, Edgar (Violy) Rey, Edna Rey, Nicasio Jr. (Rosalie) Rey, Lorena (Ramir) Luz, Leo (Sharon) Rey, Grace (Sherwin) De Leon, and Christopher (Alma) Rey.


BEAUPIT, Betty - Passed away peacefully on Monday August 21, 2017 at the Greater Niagara General Hospital at the age of 89.

Beloved wife of the late Bruce Beaupit (1992).

Caring mother of Howard (Diane), Ralph (Brenda), David and the late Timothy Beaupit (2002).  Cherished grandmother of Amy, Tania and Wendy Beaupit and great-grandmother of 4.


Georg HelmuthGEORG, Helmuth Heinrich - After a brief illness, at Greater Niagara General Hospital on Monday, August 21, 2017 at the age of 87 years.

Beloved husband and best friend of Blanka for 62 years.

Devoted father of Ralph & Joan. He is survived by his brothers Hans and Gunther Woertche and sister Margot Koch all of Germany.


HORDYK, Jacob 'Jake' - (April 24, 1924 - August 21, 2017) - Jacob (Jake) Hordyk, our father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away on Monday, August 21, 2017 at the age of 93.

He was born in Rotterdam, Holland and immigrated to Canada in 1952 with his wife Dina and 2 young daughters.

Settling in the Hamilton area, Jake worked at Stelco for 13 years before establishing Hordyk Construction. Working together, Dad and Mom built our first home, continually improving it as time and money allowed. Dad was known for the homes he built and quality workmanship. Even in his 80’s, he was still being asked to help others with their woodworking projects.


Tranter DavidTRANTER, David - Passed away at St. Joseph's Hospital, on Monday, August 21, 2017, in his 66th year.

Loved husband of the late Ali Cruz. Beloved father of Shane Tranter (Jessie Colinares-Tranter). Cherished grandfather of Stella, Sophia and Emma.

Dear brother of Julia Campbell and John Tranter (Janet). Uncle of Meghan (Daniel), Alex (Leslie) and great-uncle of Ruby and Ezra. David will also be missed by his very good friend Ron Green. Predeceased by his parents Lorna and William Tranter.


Menard PaulMENARD, Paul - It is with sadness we announce the passing of Paul Menard at the St. Catharines Hospital on August 21st, 2017 at the age of 64.

Loving father who will be greatly missed by his sons: PJ Menard (Megan) and Joshua Menard. Cherished Pepère of Mason and Abel Menard.

Dear brother of Louis (Carole) and Michael (Florina). Predeceased by his parents Paul Menard and Patricia (nee Beaulieu), as well as his brother Peter.


BOUCHER, Amelia Domenica - Peacefully with her family at Garden City Manor, St. Catharines on Monday, August 21st, 2017 at the age of 84 years.

Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Nelson Boucher (2012). Loving mother of Patricia, Kenneth (Georgina), Rick and Philip. Loved grandmother of Juliana, late Jason, Nadine, Nicole, Amanda, Brandon, Jordan and several great-grandchildren.


Pyke ShirleyPYKE, Shirley Linda - After a brief illness at St. Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton on Sunday, August 20, 2017 in her 71st year.

Born in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia moving to Ontario in the 1970's. Loving mother of Craik & his wife Tamara and grandmother of Charlie & Braedon.

She is survived by her sisters Geraldine & Rob Greek, Betty Ann Levy, Ramona & Kim Langford and Sonia & Ken Strowbridge and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her love of more than 20 years, James Muir.

Shirley was a teacher throughout Niagara District for over 30 years.


Barker ArthurBARKER, Arthur Frank -  Peacefully with family at his side at Juravinski Hospital on Sunday, August 20, 2017, Arthur Frank Barker of Caistor Centre passed away at the age of 74.

Loving father of Art Barker, Brenda Chambers and Donna Barker. Cherished grandfather of Colleena-Rae Barker, Cody Chambers, Jesse Chambers, Kevin Jarvis, Racquel Jarvis, Kayla Jarvis and Dustin Jarvis.

Dearly missed by his sister Marilyn Barker Thornton (the late Brian) and his brother Rick Barker (Marg).


Strong BillSTRONG, William Edward ‘Bill’ – It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Bill on Sunday August 20, 2017 in his 47th year, with his family by his side. 

Loving brother to Timothy, Tamara and Gregory (Donna). Special Uncle to Geoffrey, Haley, Dean and Aaron.

He will be sadly missed by his “Auntie Jo," as well as his extended family Nancy and Mike Gotsch and their children Holly and Chris. Predeceased by his parents Thomas Strong and Bonnie (Joe) Hyska.


Scollay BettySCOLLAY, Betty M. - (1940 - 2017) - Quietly passed away at her home on Sunday, August 20, 2017.

Predeceased by her parents James (Jim) and Olive Scollay and her brother David Scollay.

Will be missed by her nieces and nephew Cheryl (Anthony) Brands, Grant (Cathy) Scollay, and Catherine (Jon) Benoit, and her 8 great nieces and nephews.


Lacharity DorisLACHARITY, Doris Helen - Passed away on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at the St. Catharines General Hospital at the age of 56.

Loving mother of Jessica (Zac Ferri) and Jeff (Sarah) and cherished Grandma of Nickolas, Julia, Eloise and Westin.

She will be missed by her siblings Debbie (Hal), Barb (Connie), John (Bobbie) and her many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


Carrelli AlexanderCARRELLI, Alexander Mario – (March 3, 1993 - August 20, 2017) - It is with great sadness that the family announces Alexander Mario Carrelli's passing on Sunday, August 20, 2017.

"Your love will light my way, your memory will ever be with me."

Cherished son of Barbara and Mario. Adored by brothers Bradley (Aanchal) and McKenzie (Cyndi). Dear grandson of Nicolina (Passero) and Pasquale Carrelli, and Madeline (Brunton), and Melvin Friesen (d. 2009).


Fougere MorghanFOUGERE, Morghan Ashley – On Saturday, August 19th, 2017, at the tender age of 18, Morghan’s path on this earth came to an end.

Even though it was a short walk, the prints left behind are deep and will sustain all of us through this hard time as Morghan has touched all of our lives and filled our hearts with love, laughter & memories.

Morghan is survived by too many people who love her and wish it wasn’t so. 


THORP, Percy Sidney 'Bud' – Passed away, peacefully, in St. Catharines on Saturday, August 19, 2017 in his 80th year.

Beloved husband for 53 years of Mary. Proud and loving father of Allan (Wendy). Dear brother of Joan Smith (Bob). Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Percy was well respected in his industry and at Ault Dairies where he spent ten years as a Management Consultant following his retirement.


Porter NeilPORTER, Neil - Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at the Welland Hospital at the age of 81.

Beloved husband for 60 years of Winifred (Nugent), and dearly loved father of Neil Jr, the late Ken, Bob, Paul (Juliana) and Darlene (Mark Landon).

He will be missed by his grandchildren Jamie Lee (Mark Maskaluk), Dustin (Carly), Trevor (Rachelle), Troy, Matthew, Kerissa (Jason), Karleigh (Luke Deruyte) and Kelsey (Steve), and great grandchildren Jayden, Aubree, Kellan and Baby Porter arriving in October. 


Pushchin IsabelPUSHCHIN, Isabel - Beloved wife to Alexander Pushchin for 49 years, Isabel passed away peacefully at home on Saturday August 19, 2017 in her 71st year.

Loving mother to Alex and his wife Alena and Luba and her husband Bruce Glover. Proud and loving Babusia of Elisabeth, Claudia, Victoria, Catherine, Anastasia and Lydia.

Lovingly remembered by her brother Alexander Karejew and his wife Celine. Loving aunt to Andrew Karejew (Julia) and Natasha Gunning (Patrick). Great aunt to baby Sophia Gunning and Isabel and Carter LaHaie.