Derii OlgaDERII, Olga (nee Holowchuk) - Passed away on February 25, 2018 at the Lookout Ridge Retirement Home in her 96th year.

Loving wife of 78 years to Paul. Beloved mother of Gordon (Audrey). Cherished grandmother of Carla (Sean) and Lauren (Tim) and great grandmother of Jackson, Sienna, and Bronson.

Predeceased by brothers Bill, Peter, Mike and sister Ann.

Murray LorraineMURRAY, Lorraine - Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer at The Juravinski Cancer Centre on Sunday February 25, 2018 at the age of 66.

Beloved wife of Tom for 30 years. Dearly loved mother of Jennifer (Joe) Giampa and Julie Richardson (Scott).  Loving step-mother of Catherine Brownell, Virginia (Murray) Dickson, and John (Jackelyn) Murray.

Proud grandmother of Thorin, Rianna, Ellie, Gidian and Octavia Richardson, David and Alysha Cole, Adam, James and Christopher Dickson, Aidan, Abigal, Jaelyn, and Jordan Murray.

Ingle RichardINGLE, Florence Isabel - (February 25, 2018) - 
INGLE, Philip Richard    - (February 22, 2018) - 

Richard and Isabel Ingle were reunited after 65 hours apart which would have been close to an eternity for both of them.

Richard succumbed to the influenza virus in his 85th year while Isabel decided not to battle cancer any further and join her husband in her 84th year.

Richard and Isabel are survived by their daughter Tracey (Brad Swan) and son Wayne (Karen) and two grandchildren Matthew Swan and Andrew Ingle.

Wiebe LieseWIEBE, Liese - At Heritage Place in Virgil, on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the age of 95 years.

Liese was predeceased by her brother Peter G. Wiebe and sister Frieda Wiens.

Burger MarilynBURGER, Marilyn - Passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, February 25th, 2018 at the age of 72.

Marilyn was a longtime volunteer in the community with the soup kitchen. Marilyn will be missed by her brother’s Gary (Laura), Ken (Margaret) and sister Marjorie. She will be missed by many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

Predeceased by her parents Orval and Ella Burger, as well as four brothers and two sisters and her Best Friend Lucy.

Brown DianaBROWN, Diana Lynne (Carter) – On Sunday, February 25, 2018, at the Greater Niagara General Hospital.

Born Diana Lynne Carter on February 27, 1946. Mother of Tammy and Angela, grandmother of Justin, Nathan and Emily and sister of Cindy.

Predeceased by parents Charles and Vera Carter.

ADAM, Michael – Peacefully, on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the St. Catharines Hospital in his 93rd year.

Survived by his loving wife Sylvia of 62 years at his side.

Loving father of Paul (Kathy).  Dear grandfather of Derek, and Stephanie (Andrew).

Ellsworth LarryELLSWORTH, Larry - Larry Fletcher of Wainfleet passed away surrounded by his family at Hamilton General Hospital, Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the age of 76.

Beloved husband of the late Phyllis Joanne (nee Yost) (2016).

Dear father of Rosanna (Wayne) Kuntze, Rachel (Scot) Robinson and Laura (Wayne) Dodd.

Dear Papa Larry to Oakley Kuntze, Benjamin (fiancé Nicole Bassett-Wilson), Katie (friend Patrick Guenette), Shadrach and Moriah Robinson; Erin, Kaleb, and Sydney Dodd.

Warden JoanWARDEN, Joan Hilda - At the age of 90, Joan passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 25, 2018, with her husband by her side.

Born and raised in Montreal, Joan enjoyed the past 25 years in St. Caharines.

Her outgoing personality and heart of gold will be missed by all, especially by Graham, her beloved husband of 65 years, and her adopted family of Brian (Suzanne), Graham (Gisele), and Heather.

JAMIESON, June - (September 20, 1931 - February 24, 2018 ) -

June Jamieson passed away on February 24, 2018.

Barwell MarinaBARWELL, Marina Mahan (Sams) – Passed away peacefully in her sleep at West Park Health Centre, St. Catharines on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at the age of 83.

Beloved wife of Ronald for 48 years. Devoted mother of Andrew. Dear sister of Sheila Pearson. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Predeceased by her parents Hilda and Leonard Sams, brother Cyril Sams and sister Eileen Veysey.

Mazzei TonyMAZZEI, Tony - It is with loving memories and saddened hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Tony Mazzei on February 23rd, 2018 at the age of 54.

Loving husband of Cheryl (nee Popkey). Devoted father of Hannah and Tyler.

Cherished son of Carmelo and Maria (nee Sdao) Mazzei. Dear brother of Carmen (Debbie) and Connie (Jake Johnston).

He will be sadly missed by his nieces Meaghan, Sydney, Emily and nephew Ludvig.

DuVuono IdaDeVUONO, Ida - Passed away peacefully on February 23, 2018 at 94 years of age.

Beloved wife of Gaetano for 66 years. Loving mother of Rocco (Jill) and Rose (Mario) Battistella of Hamilton. Loving Nonna to Lisa and Gregory.

Left to mourn her passing are Gina and Maria, as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Fessler HelenFESSLER, Helen Mary – Sadly we announce the peaceful passing of our dear Mother and Grandmother, on Friday February 23, 2018 at the Greater Niagara General Hospital at the age of 88.

Beloved wife of the late John (2012). Loving mother of Marilyn Judd (Ken), Dianna Fessler and John Fessler. Proud grandmother of Daniel, Ivan, Marcus and James.

Dear sister of the late Ernie, the late Attila (Lina), Mary, David (Pat) and Shirley (Lou).

Middleton NeilMIDDLETON, Robert 'Neil' - Passed away peacefully with his family beside him on February 23, 2018 at GNGH. Neil was 78 years old.

He will be greatly missed by his wife Margaret, his sons Greg (Rita) Middleton and Mark Middelton, step-daughter Barbara and David Lee, stepson Ian Hannah, Doctor Barbara Bryer, grandchildren Doctor Alexandra Lee, Mark Lee, Leigh and Jack Hannah.

Therrien LeoTHERRIEN, Léo - It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Léo Therrien, Friday, February 23rd, 2018, at the age of 89.

He was dearly loved by his late wife Laurette (née Boutin). Beloved father of Doris (Réjean), Carmen, Denis (Debbie), Thérèse (David), Céline (Wayne) and Gérard. He is survived by his sisters Rose-Éva, Germaine and Yvette.

Predeceased by his parents, Joseph and Rose-Anna Therrien; his sisters Rosa, Yvonne, Georgette and his brothers Rosaire, Philemon and Roger.

MacKenzie DonMacKENZIE, Donald Andrew - Born May 27, 1924, Don passed away peacefully on February 23, 2018.

He was predeceased by his first wife Viola (2000) and by Vivian (2010).

He leaves behind his three sons and their families: David and Lynn of Beamsville, Ontario, Paul and Cathy of Pinckney, Michigan and James of Clinton Township, Michigan.

PAPINEAU, Gertrude Marie Jeanne (nee Bouchard) - Passed away peacefully surrounded by family at the St. Catharines General Hospital on Friday, February 23, 2018, in her 97th year.

Gertrude Marie Jeanne Papineau (nee Bouchard).

Beloved wife of the late Jean Papineau. Loving mother of Yvon (Sheryl),Monique Dorling, Benoit (Gaetane), Guy, Lise (Dan Van Beers),Gerald (Patricia), Mariette (Craig Lincoln), Michel, and Denis (Toni). Lovingly remembered by her many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Nastasia GiuseppeNASTASIA, Giuseppe - It is with great sadness that the family announces the peaceful passing of Giuseppe Nastasia on February 23, 2018 in his 86th year.

Loving father to Antonietta (Emilio) Arcuri and Teresa Quinlin.

Proud and adored grandfather 'Nonno' to Joseph Arcuri, Jessica Rogers, Marcus and Brendan Quinlin. Cherished and special great-grandfather 'Big-Nonno' to Lucas and Nicky Rogers, Fiona, Eva and Joseph Arcuri.

He was predeceased by his wife Rina.

Ivkovich PaulIVKOVICH, Paul 'Paco' - Passed away at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Friday February 23, 2018 at the age of 87.

Loving husband of Patricia with whom he shared 58 years.  Dearly loved father of Paul Ivkovich (Ylva 'Wolf')  and Judy Demunck and dear step-father of the late Wayne Veti (1993).

Loving grandfather of Robin, Leah, Caitlin and Nina and great-grandfather of Nikola and Nora.  Dear brother of Mickey (the late John) Bisson, Diane (Steve) Kovacs and the late Mary Martel.

Blakely MarieBLAKELY, Marie Jean - (February 13, 1937 - February 23, 2018) - It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that I announce the death of our mother,  Marie Jean Blakely.

Mom died peacefully with her family by her side after a short battle with Pancreatic cancer.

Marie was the loving wife of the late Clarence Blakely; predeceased by her son Joseph in infancy, Clarence Jr and Grandson Ryan. Beloved mother of Debbie, Gail (Richard), Donnie (Jane), David, and Paul (Donna).

Szumowski MichaelSZUMOWSKI, Michael Edward - (July 30, 1955 – February 23, 2018) - 

With great sadness we announce the passing of Michael Edward Szumowski. A peaceful end in the early morning hours of Friday, February 23rd, in the company of family, and with the heart-felt assistance of Hospice Niagara.

Loyal lifetime friend of Meta Purdon, Son to loving parents (the late) Joseph and Jadwiga Szumowski. Brother to Teresa (Steve); Victoria (Luc); Martin (Susan) and (the late) Henry. Step Father to Steve (Jennifer) and Laurie (Robert). Brother-in-Law to Shirley.

Uncle to Holly-Anne, Daniel, Alexander (Lucy) and Westley. Friend to those who loved him.

Newell AlbertNEWELL, Albert Kenneth - It is with heartfelt sadness that the family of Albert Kenneth Newell announces his peaceful passing on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at the age of 67 years.

Al will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 33 years; Donna and his canine companions Bear and Suki.

Loving father of Starr (Greg), Jodie (George), and Mandy (Ryan). Loving grandfather of Brianna, Madison and Vallie-Rose, and great-grandfather of Emery.

Al was predeceased by his parents Alden and Stella.

Di Stasi DomenicoDI STASI, Domenico - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Domenico surrounded by his family on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of 50 years to Giovannina “Gean” (nee Calabrese). Loving Father of Silvana (Joe) Tota, Rick (Gillian Arlidge) Zebryk, Theresa (Brian) Ballantyne, Doreena and Debbie (Gianni) Portanova.

Cherished Grandfather to Joey (Lindsay), Emilio (Christina), Nicholas, Matthew, Brendan, Giuliano, Alessandro, Dylan and Great Grandfather to Jashon, Brianna, Anise and Luca.

Hrankowski TerryHRANKOWSKI, Terry- It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Terry on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at the age of 76.

Beloved husband of Barbara for 47 years. Loving Dad to Lana (Greg) Swider and Amanda (Darrell) Mason. Cherished Dede to Alysia, Kassi, Cody, Zoey, Maya and Great Dede to Xane.

He will be dearly missed by his siblings, nieces, nephews and extended family members.

FITZGERALD, Gerald E. 'Jerry' – Passed away peacefully in his sleep on Thursday, February 22, 2018, at the Greater Niagara General Hospital, at the age of 79.

Beloved husband of Carol for 15 years and dear brother of John Fitzgerald and Marilyn “Sister Ann-Marie”.