Heaslip JuneHEASLIP, June Wuanita (nee Gillap) - Of Port Colborne, passed away at the Greater Niagara General Hospital in Niagara Falls on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at the age of 89 years.

Beloved wife of 50 years of the late Donald Walter Heaslip (1996), loving mother of Brian Donald (Marianne) Heaslip, Debbie (Lorenzo) Forte and Scott (Laura) Heaslip, dear grandmother of Cindy (Jeff) Desbiens, Grant (Sheri) Heaslip, Jennifer (Partrick) Forte, Jillian (Marcus) Hamilton and Mason Heaslip, great grandmother of Olivia, Charolette, Theodore and Hayden.

Besides her husband she was predeceased by her daughter Lynne, her son Wayne, her grandson Bradley Donald, her parents Delmar and Hazel Gillap and her brother Richard Gillap.


Hudson DorothyHUDSON, Dorothy - Passed away with her loving family by her side at the St. Catharines Hospital on Sunday, October 29th, 2017 in her 92nd year.

Beloved wife of the late George Hudson Sr. (1981). Cherished mother of George (Lynda) Hudson, Tom (Diane Alexander) Hudson and Ed (Norine) Hudson.

Loving Grandmother of Dodi, Heath, George Jr., Jayson, Amber, Candra, Brennan, Carrie, Ed Jr., Leigh-Ann and Trisha. She will be sadly missed by her 16 great grandchildren. Sister of Vera, Luba and John.


EDWARDS, Alisha Emily - Alisha (25). Early on Sunday, October 29th, 2017 a special princess of the King entered heaven.

She will be missed by her parents Cheryl & Terry. Survived by her siblings Todd, Linda, Eric, Alex, Annie, Elle, Michael and Dan, 2 nephews, 6 nieces, also grandparents Ann & Howard Ireland. Special sisters Liz & Lisa.

Waiting to greet her upon her entry to heaven were brothers Trevor & MJ, also grandparents Forde & Agnes Edwards. She is loved by a large extended family.


Bedell DonBEDELL, Donald George 'Don' - Peacefully, surrounded by loving family at Millennium Trail Manor in Niagara Falls on October 29th, 2017 at the age of 88 years.

Beloved husband of Marion for 62 years and loving father of Cathy (Glenn) Fugler, Carole (Steve) Hari, John (Laurie) Bedell. Greatly loved grandfather of Cameron, Christine, Hilary, Stephanie, Alexandra, and Genevieve.

Survived by his siblings Beverley (George) Scott and Cliff (Betty) Bedell. Uncle to many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his siblings; Roy, Lois, Gord, Ken and Fred.


Coburn ShawnCOBURN, Shawn Lee - (August 27th, 1954 - October 29th, 2017) - It is with great sadness that we the family of Shawn Lee Coburn announce her sudden but peaceful passing.

Shawn is survived by her sisters Pat (Roy Wiley), Cathy (Bob Sebastian), Margaret (James Greeley), Jennifer (Jason Goodine), brothers John and Don (Ellen).

Predeceased by her parents Bud and Joyce Coburn and her sister Donna (Gerry Biagini). Also survived by many nieces and nephews.


Trombley MarionTROMBLEY, Marion Rose - (1929 - 2017) - It is with heavy hearts that our loving Wife/Mother/Granny has passed on October 29, 2017.

Marion is finally resting comfortably and peacefully in heaven and she is deeply missed by her loving and devoted husband, Lyle Trombley and survived by her loving daughter, Lori Holmes, husband Mike and Grandchildren, Carissa and Kyle who miss their Granny very much!

Marion has reunited in heaven with her Mother and Father, Rose and David Wyatt and her brother Ernie and her sister Lorraine (all deceased).


Stocking MalcolmSTOCKING, Malcolm William - Peacefully on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Welland Hospital at 82 years of age.

Beloved husband of Winifred for 52 years. Loving father of Brian, Lorraine (James) Rutledge. Dear Papa of Ashley and Kyle and great Papa of Alison and Carter.

Dearest brother of Margaret Brooks and uncle of Harvey, Robert, Alice and Kevin.

Malcolm served in the Navy for 30 years, mostly submarines. He taught Lakers at Niagara College, First Aid-Firefighting and was a Regional Representative for the St. John Ambulance.


Ingleby BarbaraINGLEBY, Barbara Ann (Shipman) - Unexpectedly on the morning of October 29, 2017, Barbara Ingleby (nee Shipman) passed away at St. Catharines General Hospital at the age of 65.

She will be forever missed by her husband of 37 years, William, her daughters Janna, Meaghan (Kevin) and Danielle, and her brother Wayne (Liz).

Also missed by her many extended family members, close friends and her two pups Charlotte and Savannah.


EZEWSKI, Roman 'Ronnie' - Passed away suddenly on Sunday October 29th, 2017 in his 71st year (08/23/1947) at Haldimand War Memorial Hospital.

Roman Ezewski enjoyed many years of farming in the Smithville area before becoming a steel worker; the profession from which he retired from. He loved his family and cherished time spent with his family. He was a skilled wood worker and loved fishing and boating, learning the latest farming techniques, airplanes, his love of life and laughter was apparent as he was always cracking jokes and looking forward to new life experiences.

He was greatly cherished and will be missed by his partner Dianne McCollum, they spent 43 wonderful years together. Beloved father of Tim and Peggy Ezewski, Jordan & Rhance Robinson and Evan Ezewski & Emma Goodrich.


ATKINSON, John Gordon - Passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 28th, 2017 in his 65th year, surrounded by his loving family at the Hotel Dieu Shaver in the Palliative Care Unit.

Beloved husband of Anne, loving father of Jonathan and David. Son of the late Gordon and Ruth Atkinson and son-in-law of the late James and Mary Thomas. Brother of George, Judy, Jane, Susan and his late sister Cindy. Brother-in-law of Kathleen (Alan) and Cecelia ( Bryan) and nephew Gregory. John is also survived by his aunts, uncles and cousins.

John was a graduate of the University of Guelph. John was an expert on the Holstein breed of cattle and went from being a Holstein Breeder to working for the Ministry of Food and Rural Affairs in Toronto, and then Guelph.


SHAW, Lorne Bernard (AKA Santa Claus) - It is with heavy hearts that the family of Lorne announces his passing on Saturday, October 28th, 2017 at the Greater Niagara General Hospital, in his 74th year.

Beloved husband of Bernice Shaw (nee Reid). Cherished father of Kimberly and Deborah. Special Grandpa to Braeden.

Loving brother of Iona Morocco, Harold and Garnet. Lorne will be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. Lorne was predeceased by his parents Clifford and Rose (nee Solway) Shaw and siblings Eric and Eileen.


Moore GregMOORE, H. Gregory 'Greg' – After a brief illness passed away surrounded by his family at the St. Catharines General Hospital on Saturday, October 28, 2017 in his 87th year.

Beloved husband of 67 years to Connie (nee Kemp). Dear father of Mark-Seann, Barbara (Steve Calcott) and Karen (Tim Bell).

Grandfather of Joshua (Alicia), Ryan (Megan), Craig (Kam), Sarah, Stephanie (Adam) and Daniel. Great grandfather of Eliott, Drew, Sebastian and James.


Beck PatriciaBECK, Patricia Joan (Evans) – Passed away suddenly after a brief illness, on October 28, 2017 with her family by her side at the Welland Hospital, at 78 years of age.

Patricia was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Survived by her loving and devoted husband Donald of 60 years, daughter Debbie (Tom) Zack, sons Donny, David (Gloria), Daryl, grandchildren Michael (Jenn) and Greg (Caitlin) Zack, Jason, John and Stacie. Great grandsons who she adored, Jaxson, Thomas, Ryder, Lucas Zack, William and Alec, and many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her grandson Thomas Donald Zack, mother Mary and step-father Peter Nikolaenko, in-laws Mary and John Beck, brothers Frank (Violet) and Eddie.


Anderson GeorgeANDERSON, George Cockburn - (December 26, 1940 - October 28, 2017) -

Passed away on October 28, 2017 in St. Catharines, Ontario.


Hall KenHALL, Kenneth Raymond - Passed away at Hamilton General Hospital, on Saturday, October 28, 2017, in his 83rd year.

Beloved husband of Eleanor (nee MacIntosh) for over 55 years. Loved father of Todd Hall (Lisa) and Scott Hall (Patricia). Cherished grandfather of Alexandria and Jacob.

Dear brother of Bruce Hall (late Angel), Inez Collins (late Harold), the late Harold Hall (late Valerie), the late Wesley Hall (late Lucille) and the late Beverly Armstrong (late David).


Grandin RolandGRANDIN, Roland E. Jr. - Of Wolfeboro, NH, passed away on October 28, 2017, at the age of 87 years old.

Born in Niagara Falls, NY, on September 2, 1930, Roland was the older of two children to Roland E. and Florence (Zygand) Grandin. He was the devoted husband of June S. (Neil) Grandin of Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada for 65 years.

Roland and June began their life together in Niagara Falls, NY, lived in Lakeland and West Palm Beach, Florida, before eventually settling in Alburtis, Pennsylvania. They retired to Wolfeboro, NH, in 1993, where he continued to enjoy gardening, woodworking, and spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren; avidly photographing and videotaping family gatherings.


Sacco NickSACCO, Nick  - The world is a less joyful place with the passing of Nick Sacco on October 27, 2017.

Nick was that rare individual who knew the true meaning of friendship, family, loyalty and commitment.

No one who met him would ever forget the experience.

Born on April 27, 1947, in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Nick straddled many worlds - the food, beverage and hospitality industries, the worlds of conjuring and cardsharps, family and philanthropy, and, quite devoutly, Catholicism - all seamlessly.


GILLIS, Pauline Marie - Peacefully on Friday, October 27, 2017 Pauline passed away in her 81st year.

Dear wife to Ron of 40 years. She will be sadly missed by her many family and friends.


WOEHL, Evelyn Catharine – Peacefully on Friday October 27th, 2017, surrounded by her family, at the Greater Niagara General Hospital at the age of 97.

She was predeceased by her husband William (Bud) Woehl.

She is survived by her daughter Mary Jakic, grandchildren Michele (Dennis), Mike (Keara), John (Tara) and Mandy (Jay) Jakic and great grandchildren Kalea, Laiken, Devin and Jaidyn.


FARQUHARSON, Lloyd Shaw - (March 5, 1935 - October 27, 2017) - 

Passed away on October 27, 2017.


Revitt HarryREVITT, Harry - Following a brief but courageous battle with cancer, Harry passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at the age of 83.

Devoted and beloved husband of Rollande for 62 years.

Dear brother of Clarence (Marjorie), Sadie (Alex) Smagata, Eva Holt and Sandra. Special Godfather to Alysa Gallen and Amy Wright. Also survived by his sister-in-law Doris “Chuck” Rivett and many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his brothers Len and Lloyd and sisters Mary and Shirley.


KONKLE, Scott Bradley - At McNally House, Grimsby, on Thursday, October 26, 2017, aged 51 years.

Son of Audrey & the late Doug Konkle. Brother of Kelly.

Will be missed by his four-legged companion, Mia.


BOWMAN, Gary - (July 9, 1945 - October 26, 2017) - It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Gary Bowman.

Beloved husband of Marianne.

He will be sadly missed by his siblings Elaine (the late Bill), Judy (Ted) and Nancy (Mike). Brother in law, Rudi (Margaret) and sisters in law, the late Sister Joann S.S.N.D., Elizabeth (Peter), Willy (Harold), Connie (Ian) and Agie (Terry). He will be fondly remembered by numerous nieces and nephews.


Gecse AlexGECSE, Alex – Peacefully at the Niagara Health System, Welland Site, on October 26, 2017 at the age of 81 years.

Beloved husband of the late Heidi Gecse (2003). Loving father of Tom and his wife Kelley of Fonthill, Andy of St. Catharines, and Mike and his wife Carol of Kitchener.

Cherished grandfather of Sarah, and Jonathan. Alex will be sadly missed by all of his nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.


Fernandez PeterFERNANDEZ, Dr. Peter Giles, MD, FRCPC, FACP - Passed away peacefully at the St. Catharines General Hospital on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, in his 86th year.

Peter Giles Fernandez, beloved husband of Dr. Dzintra Fernandez (nee Parums) for over 60 years. Loving father of Dr. Bridget Fernandez (Dr. Matt Deardorff), Anahata Fernandez L.L.B. (Timothy Pearkes L.L.B.), Dr. Angela Fernandez L.L.B. Loved Grandad of Nevé and Isabel.

Dear brother of Leo (Alice) and Stella (Eric). Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews. Predeceased by six sisters and five brothers.

Peter went to medical school and began his clinical training in Internal Medicine in Sheffield, the United Kingdom. The Fernandez family came to Canada in 1970 and Dr. Fernandez completed a fellowship in Clinical Pharmacology in Montreal. The Fernandez family moved to St. John’s, Newfoundland in 1974 when Peter and Dzintra joined in the efforts of the newly formed medical school at Memorial University of Newfoundland. There his work focused on the clinical and physiologic aspects of hypertension and teaching of physicians.


Marlatt MargueriteMARLATT, Marguerite Marie - Peacefully, on October 25, 2017 at her home at the age of 87.

Predeceased by her husband Clay (1994). Loving mother of the Whipps children, Georgia Wior (Glenn), Cathy Reid (Jim), Chuck Whipps (Lorrie), Suzanne O’Callaghan (Des) and Danielle Waters.

Cherished Gran to Caitlin (Peter), Robyn (Mark), Daniel, Graeme Michael, Jared, Conor (Alicia), Sean (Chelsey), Shane, Ben, Kathleen, Chelsea and Shelby, and great grandmother to Reid, Caleb, Caden, Seth and River. She will be missed by her cousin Maureen Brogan in Scotland.