Mooney EarlMOONEY, Earl - Passed away peacefully at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Wednesday December 13, 2017 at the age of 60.

Loving father of Kristen Mooney. Dear brother of Tom (Sherry) Mooney, Dennis (Bonnie) Mooney and Jane (John) Wasielewski.  He will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents Seaman and Eleanor Mooney.

Earl was an avid cribbage player at The Chippawa House and was employed at the Ford Assembly Plant in Oakville for many years.


Shore EdithSHORE, Edith (nee Scott) - Passed peacefully  on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 at Bella Senior Care Residence in Niagara Falls at the age of 94.

Beloved wife of the late Red (Edward).

Loving mother of the late Sherry Shore and the late Wendy (the late Harry) Taylor. Cherished Grandma of Jody (Woody) Ward, Erin (Tony) Chieca, Lori Librock and Martin Adamski. Great grandmother of Emily Ward, Luca, Christian and Ethan Chieca.


Southwell LionelSOUTHWELL, Lionel George – Passed away on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at the St Catharines Hospital at the age of 80.

Beloved partner of Joevene Viola. Cherished father of Virginia (Larry) O'Hearn, Wendy Poirier and Trish (Mike) Burke.

Loving grandfather of Tiffany, Christine, Jade, Thomas, Steven and Leeza. Great grandfather of Sophia. Step father of Clarissa Viola and Tina Martinucci.

Lionel was a Figure Skating Gold Medallist who had a passion for Ball Room Dancing that expanded to teaching and hosting local Ball Room competitions.


Brooks LorraineBROOKS, Lorraine Dale - Suddenly at home on Tuesday December 12, 2017.  Lorraine Dale Brooks in her 60th year.

Beloved wife for 18 years of David (Brooksie). Dear sister of Sharon and her husband Stan Meadows, Betty Jane and her husband Norm Desrouseaux, Linda and the late John Sharpe, Cindy and her husband Dennis Toll, and the late Shirley Houser.

Loved daughter-in-law of Grace and the late Clyde Brooks, and daughter of the late Hum and Helen Ricker. Sister-in-law of Vicki Card, Kathy and Jerry Dracz, and Diane Card.


Main JamesMAIN, James Leroy - Of Port Colborne, entered into the presence of his Lord and Saviour on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at Northland Pointe at the age of 75.

Dear father of Rhonda (Joe) Grandilli of Port Colborne, Shawn (Karissa) Main and Alison (Jeff) Gooderham, both of Alberta.

Loving grandfather of Brad (Nikki) Rickman, Brent (Keilah) Rickman, Blake (Erin) Rickman, Kristina (Johnny) Grandilli, Cassandra, Dawson and Kira Main, Hunter (Janelle), Maggie and Noah Gooderham. Precious great grandfather of Jacob Rickman and Thys Grandilli.

Reunited with his best friend and love of his life Sandy Main (1993).


Edwards RobertEDWARDS, Robert Henry - Passed away peacefully with family at his side, at Eventide Nursing Home, in Niagara Falls on Tuesday December 12, 2017 at the age of 73.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Anna-Britta Edwards (2016). Lovingly remembered by his children, Scott (Susan) Edwards and Lisa (Gordon) Young.

Cherished grandfather of Claudia, Avery, Kate and Ben.


Palmieri NatPALMIERI, Natalino 'Nat' - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at Hamilton General Hospital on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at the age of 75.

Beloved husband of 55 years to Lina (Orlando) Palmieri.  Dearly loved father of Gennaro (Libby) Palmieri, Rina (Tony) Milani and Mario Palmieri.

Cherished Nonno of Michael, Olivia and Anthony Palmieri, Carly and Daniel Milani.  Dear brother of Carmelina (Franco) Villella. Lovingly remembered by his nieces and nephews.


Sperandio MarioSPERANDIO, Mario - Passed away at the Greater Niagara General Hospital, surrounded by his loving  family, on Tuesday December 12, 2017 at the age of 92.

Beloved husband of 59 years to Bruna Sperandio.  Dearly loved father of Dario and Danilo.

Dear brother of Angelo Sperandio and Ada (Luciano) Zattarelli of Italy.  Lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brothers Adolfo, Carlo, Bruno and Gino and his sisters Alma and Savina.


Hiebert JackieHIEBERT, Jacqueline B. 'Jackie' - Passed way peacefully at the Albright Manor in Beamsville on Tuesday, December 12, 2017. In her 91st year, Jacqueline Hiebert (nee Jacques), beloved wife of the late Isaac Hiebert.

Loving mother of Jan Mercer (late Marty), Rick Hiebert (Lynn) and Kerry Hiebert (Sylvia). Loved grandma of Josh, Breanna (Sean), Corine, Stephanie and Mac. Great grandmother of Jabez, C.J. and Roxy.

Dear sister of Claudette. Predeceased by three brothers Guy, Georges and Rene , and by three sisters Rita, Irene and Albina. Jackie was a longtime employee at the Brock University Bookstore.


McKEE, Jessie (Selfridge) - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jessie McKee Selfridge, on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at the Hotel Dieu Shaver Hospital, at the age of 81.

Beloved wife of the late Jack McKee (2008). Loving mother of Greg (Dawn-Marie) and Rob (Bonnie). Cherished grandma of Erin. Dear sister of James Selfridge, Willena McKinnon and Gordon (Irene) Selfridge and fondly remembered by Wendy McKee.

Predeceased by her sisters Jean Selfridge and Agnes Palachik.


Merritt MacMERRITT, Scott MacKenzie Vollick 'Mac' 'Kenz' - (January 8, 1994 – December 11, 2017) -

ZEST (n): Living life with gusto. Artist, Musician, Writer, Athlete, Comedian, Brother, Sweetheart, Son… and so much more.

Mac Merritt lived his life with zest and left our world peacefully surrounded by family on Monday December 11, 2017. 


PANICI, Bruno - Passed away peacefully on Monday, December 11, 2017 at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of Angela for 45 years and loving Dad of John (Kim). Cherished Grandpa to Liam, Owen and Eryn. He will be dearly missed by his sister Maria Rossi in Italy and many nieces and nephews in Italy and Canada.

Predeceased by his parents Giulio and Giulia, brothers Albino, Joseph and sister Ebe.


Schackmann MaxSCHACKMANN, Mathias 'Max' – Passed away suddenly on Monday December 11, 2017 at the age of 89.

Loving husband of Jessie for 48 years. Loving father of John (Lorie) and Steven (Shannon).

Proud grandad of 6 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.  Missed by his nephew Bob Ross (Caralyn).


Shaw IsaacSHAW, Isaac McKillop - With heavy hearts, the family announces the peaceful passing of Isaac on Monday, December 11, 2017, weeks shy of his 92 birthday.

Beloved husband of Anne, loving father of Anne (Les) Smithson, Patricia (Martin Shimmon) and David (Delia).

Cherished Papa to Megan, Owen, Ashley and Avaro, brother to Margaret, Sadie (John), Uncle to many nieces and nephews and extended family members both here in Canada and in Scotland.

Predeceased by his parents Mary and John Shaw, and his brothers Davy and John.


Caldwell WayneCALDWELL, Wayne - Passed away after a lengthy battle with A.L.S., in his 50th year on December 11, 2017 in Powassan, Ontario.

He will be sadly missed by his children Heather, Brianna, Dillon, Aaliyah and by his grandchildren Madison, Nevaeh, Eva and Seth.

Beloved son of Carol Myler and Bev Caldwell and brother of Trevor Caldwell. Predeceased by his fathers Kelly Caldwell and Dave Myler.


JULIAN, Judith Ann (nee Doyle) - Passed away at the NHS - General Site after a brief illness Monday, December 11, 2017 at the age of 75 years.

She was predeceased by her husband Larry and her son Christopher. She was the daughter of the late Alvin & Lillian Doyle.

She is survived by her best friend Robert Finnegan of Buffalo, her brother Garry Doyle (Ansam) of Toronto, Mary Jane Barth (Richard) of Eden, Joy Moffit (Paul Ward) of Mount Brydges. She will be missed by her nephews Ryan and Andrew Moffit.


Bain RebeccaBAIN, Rebecca Anna (nee Forsyth) - At United Mennonite Home in Vineland on Monday, December 11, 2017, Rebecca Anna Bain (nee Forsyth) passed away at the age of 89 after many years battling Parkinson's.

Beloved wife of the late William Bain. Loving mother of David Bain, Diane French, Peter Bain (Anne), and the late Susan White.

Cherished grandmother of Geoff Beckett (Evelyn), Laura Delsey (Mike), Melissa White, Tina Bain, Steven Bain, and great-grandmother of Jayla Delsey.


Loisel RonLOISEL, Ronald Joseph - Passed away peacefully at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Monday December 11, 2017 at the age of 86.

Beloved husband of Marie-Claire Manningham and cherished father of Tammy McKie and  Suzanne (Brian) Richardson.  Loving grandfather of Brooke and Jordyne McKie, Kassandra and Reilly Richardson.


Wais WernerWAIS, Werner - Passed away peacefully, after a valiant battle with Parkinson's at Millennium Trail Manor on December 11, 2017 at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of Esther Virginia 'Ginny'. Dearly loved father of Arthur (Toni), Carola, Carl (Carol) and Perry Wais. Dear stepfather of Jane (Terry) Bonham, and Carol Leslie (the late Wayne).

He will be fondly remembered by his grandchildren Marena, Kevin and Alexander Wais as well as step-grandchildren Jeffrey Bonham, Erin Carlisle, Tyler Smith and several great-grandchildren.


LYNDON, Cheryl (Vivian) - It is with great sadness that we, the family of Cheryl (Vivian) Lyndon, announce her passing on Monday December 11, 2017 at the Royal Rose Place in Welland, On.

Beloved mother of Stacey (Alberto) and Dan (Charlene) and grandmother to Cody and Kayla. Cheryl was predeceased by her parents Len and Vivian Daniels, Donald Lyndon and her very dear friend Heather Holden.

She was a proud longtime resident of Chippawa and she will be fondly remembered for the many cherished memories Cheryl shared with her many cousins and dear friends.


Anderson PearlANDERSON, Pearl (Wilding) - Passed away on Sunday, December 10, 2017 in Niagara Falls, Ontario at the age of 91.

Beloved wife of the late Duncan. Cherished mother of Paul (Carol), Mark (Jackie) and Lynn (Philip). Proud and loving grandmother of Lindsay, Colton (Michelle), Christopher (Laura), Dylan and great-grandmother of Kenzie.

Pearl was born in Woverhampton, England, one of seven children. She moved to Canada in 1947 where she served as a loyal member of the Royal Canadian Air Force until she married.

As a military spouse she cared for her family and children in Metz France, Lahr Germany and numerous military bases across Canada. The family retired in Peterborough, Ontario in 1975, where she lived for 36 years until she moved to Welland to be closer to family.


Moio JohnMOIO, John Antonio – Passed away peacefully at the Port Colborne Hospital on Sunday, December 10, 2017 in his 93rd year.

Beloved husband of the late Dorothy. Cherished father of Gary Scott (Lynn), Greg Scott (Gail) and Donna Maurice (Claude).

Proud and loving grandfather of Nathan Scott (Michelle), Michael Scott (Julie), Kevin Scott (Danielle), Gord Scott, Melissa Ridley (Neal), Laura Gibson (Dean), Tracy Maurice (Tommy Crane) and great-grandfather of Lochlan, Kian, Aubree, Carlee, Dylan, Zander, Ivy, Taylor and Jordan. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.


Morris MaryMORRIS, Mary (nee Parish) - Passed away peacefully on December 10, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Wesley. Cherished Mom of the late Wesley (Jolly), Kelly (Julie), Gwen (Bob) Knapp and Scott (Terri).

Proud grandmother to Jason (Connie), Lonnie (Shaw), Kelly (John), Joey (Kara), Leah (Todd), Katie (Matt), Marlena (Steve), Landon, Amanda (Matt), Kristi (Josh), Kirsten (Darrell), Charles (Matt), Simon, Matt (Jane), Travis (Shyann) and the late Margaret.


DAVIS, Penny Gae Eleanor (nee Stuebing) - Surrounded by family, and after a lengthy illness, Penny passed away peacefully in her sleep in Niagara Falls on December 10, 2017.

Penny is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Jim, children Sheryl and Scott (Katie) adoring grandchildren Michael, Sarah, Brielle, Raya, sister Pamela, brother Peter, numerous nieces and nephews and friends she adopted to be part of the family.

She was predeceased by her parents, Doug and Eileen Stuebing, sisters Patricia and Prudence.


Hilberg ElizabethHILBERG, Elizabeth - Gone to be with her Lord and Saviour at St. Catharines General Hospital on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the age of 86.

Beloved wife of Harold Gordon Hilberg for 67 years. Loving mother of Diane and Jonathan Hysert, Randy and Michelle Hilberg, and Jeffrey and Susan Hilberg.


Djurkovic JoeDJURKOVIC, Dragoljub 'Joe' – Passed away with his wife by his side, at his home on Sunday December 10, 2017 at the age of 82.

Husband of Rada for 27 years. Father of Kathy, Roderick and Cyndi.

Brother of Seka Kain (Michael) and uncle to Anita and Gloria and family. He will be missed.