MORRIS, Sylvia - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at the Meadows of Dorchester on Tuesday September 26, 2017 at the age of 81.
Beloved wife of the late (Haydn) Keith for 63 years. Dearly loved mother of Sharon (Robert) Torgalski and Brian Keith Morris (Liz LeMesurier). Cherished grandmother of Adam (Erica) and Craig (Stacy), the late Brent Larsen (2015), Bill Morris and Sylvia Morris.
She will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and lifelong friends.
Predeceased by her parents Henry and Ethel Sagon-King and her brother Alfred.
MAYER, Leopold – Peacefully, surrounded by his loved ones at Heidehof in St. Catharines on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at the age of 89 years.
Beloved husband of Martha and dear father of Elly (Robert) Gilson, Deborah (Christopher) Cornford.
Loving grandfather of Michael (Callie), Eric (Twyla), Ryan, Delynn (Jonathan). Great grandfather of Brittney, Ashley and Silka.
Also survived by two brothers in Germany.
SHAW, Molly Kathleen (Toms) (Bobby to some) - Peacefully, at St. Catharines Hospital on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 97 years of age.
Dear wife of the late Fred Shaw (1992). Beloved Mum of Kathy Shaw-Andres (late Jack) and Barry Shaw and her step children Bill (Laurette) Shaw and the late George (Beverley) Shaw and the late Marjorie (Bill Barnes).
Molly was a step-grandmother of Sharon Mattila, Debbie, Bill, Donna and Darren Shaw, Lisa Konnry, Victoria Ayres, Judy and the late Randy Barnes; and step-great-grandmother of seven.
McCALLUM, Elizabeth (nee Wylie) - Peacefully at Garden City Manor, on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at the age of 88 years.
Dear wife of the late Donald A McCallum (1990).
Mother of the late Richard Armstrong. She is survived by her three granddaughters, her sister Mary Shackleton and predeceased by her brother John Wylie.
DONEFF, Cole John - Cole passed away tragically on September 25th, 2017 at the age of 16.
Cherished son of Krista Phillips (Erik Martin) and Timothy Doneff. Forever in the heart of his sister Jordyn Robitaille. Dearly loved grandson of Mary (Ernie) Reinhart, John Phillips, Diane (Jeff) Doneff and Cathy Brzykcy Martin and great-grandson of Wray Robbins and Geneva Passero.
Sadly missed by his Uncles Greg (Kasey) Vamplew, Ron (Kristen) Doneff, Dion Reinhart, Shawn and Nick Martin. Also survived by cousins Gavin, Presley and Ashton a large extended family and wonderful friends.
CLUNIS, Heather Ann (Phillips) - Peacefully at the Hotel Dieu Shaver, after a long hard battle against Amyloidosis, on Monday, September 25, 2017. Heather (Phillips) of St. Catharines, in her 73rd year.
Beloved wife of Jim Clunis. Dear mother of Andrew Clunis and Helen (Greg White). Loving gramma to Emma, Jessica, Brendan, Benjamin, Hannah, Emily and Ethan.
Sister of Howard (Sue), Mary (Will), Gareth (Jan) and the late John. Sister-in-law to Jocelyn. Auntie Heather will also be missed by several nieces and nephews, as well as her in-laws.
SPINA, Elisabetta - We are sad to announce the passing of our mother Elisabetta on Monday, September 25, 2017 at the age of 83.
She is now reunited with her husband Antonio and her daughter Giuseppina. Beloved mother of David (Natalie) and Romeo (Lauren). Cherished Nonna of Cloe, Arianna, Ava, Giuliana and Matteo.
Survived by her sisters Pasqualina and Maria. She will be missed by her family and friends.
POMEROY, Penny Ann (nee Kaplan) - Passed away peacefully with family by her side at her home in Thorold on Monday, September 25, 2017, in her 78th year.
Penny Ann Pomeroy (nee Kaplan), beloved wife of Ed Pomeroy.Loving mother of Eva (Jim Gavin) and Aaron (Llen). Loving grandmother of Isaac, Sam, Abe and Eli.
Dear sister of Edith. Sister-in-law of Claudia (John McLeod). Fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins and countless friends. Predeceased by two brothers Leo and Phil.
LENARTOWICH, Michael - After a spirited battle with cancer, Michael passed peacefully in the presence of his loving, immediate family on Monday, September 25, 2017 in his 88th year.
Beloved husband of 66 years to Leona. Cherished father to Kathy, Brian (Carmel) and Michael.
Proud Poppa of Dayna (Doug), Michelle, Diana (Cooper), Paul (Atyeh), Cameron and Breanna. Great grandfather to Andrew, Blake and Jane. Dear brother of Mary (Mitch) Plata.
VANDERLEE, Hendrikus Thomas 'Henk' - It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of a great man at the age of 80 on Monday, September 25, 2017.
We have lost a hardworking, fun loving, Mr. Fix It All, who loved the outdoors, gardening, making jokes, and spending time with family and friends.
He is the cherished husband of Hilda (nee Dukker). Beloved Father of Patricia, Linda (Rod) and Jim (Melanie). Loving Opa to Meredith, Sydney, Dylan, Rory, and Lee.
Henk will be sadly missed by his siblings Cor (the late Mary), Corry (Kurt) Splitt, Toon (Truida), Afra Beroud, Alphonse, Tini, Ben and Pete (Margie).
COLYN, Allard (Allentinus) - Peacefully at Shalom Manor on Monday, September 25, 2017, the Lord called home His child Allard (Allentinus) Colyn at the age of 80.
Married 58 years to the love of his life Imie Colyn (nee Douma). Loving father of Randy Colyn (Wendy), Karen Tigchelaar (Ken), Henry Colyn (Tonny), and Dan Colyn (Lynn).
Cherished by his grandchildren Jenelle Vanderwier (Jeremy), Tarin Moesker (Levi), Braden Colyn, Jesse Colyn, Amy Vandermeer (Josh), Katelyn Tigchelaar, Aron Tigchelaar (Ashley), Paul Tigchelaar (Sarah), Kirsti Colyn, Lindsay Colyn, Melanie Colyn, Olivia Colyn, and Paige Colyn and great grandchildren Mason, Logan, Hayden, Ari, Axl, Bryson, and Noah.
MacLEAN, Bryan Gordon - Suddenly at his home in St. Catharines on Monday, September 25, 2017, in his 59th year.
Bryan Gordon MacLean, beloved husband of Nancy MacLean (nee Di Palma). Loving father of Andrea and Emily.
Dear brother of Joanne, Jack and Judy. Fondly remembered by nieces and nephews. Predeceased by a sister Marlene, a brother-in-law of Doug.
YORK, Rose Mary - (1924 - 2017) - Passed peacefully on September 25, 2017.
Rose will be forever missed by her loving family and friends.
Throughout her long life, Rose loved gardening, playing cards, baking and spending time at St. Columba Anglican Church.
ZWARYCH, Ronald Jerry - Peacefully at home on Monday, September 25, 2017 at 83 years of age.
Loved husband of Marlene for 32 years. Proud father Cathy (Janusz), Cheryl (Vic), Andrea, Carol (Warren), Carrie (Glenn) and Kathryn (Tony).
Fun-loving Grandpa of Colin, Nicole, Aaron and Chae-Lyn, Curtis, Eric, Alex, Matt, James and Ryan, Alexandria and Zachary; great-Grandpa of Will, Drew and Blair.
Dear brother of Elsie and the late Alex. Ron was an uncle of Hope and Alex.
PATTERSON, Charles West - (January 17, 1940 - September 25, 2017)
Passed away on September 25, 2017 in St. Catharines, Ontario.
DIXON, Shirley Mae - Age 89, of Fort Smith, Arkansas, passed from this life September 25, 2017 in Barling, Arkansas. She was born July 16, 1928, in Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada, to the late Fraser and Hazel Beam Sider.
Shirley was an avid bowler, having won multiple awards.
She is survived by her daughter Lesley Scott and her husband Gifford of Bolton, Ontario, Canada; her son, Jeff Dixon and step-son, Donald Wayne Dixon, both of Fort Smith; a sister, Alice Ott of Port Colborne, Ontario; six grandchildren, Brittany Dixon, Hannah Dixon, Stephanie Andreoli, Jessica Hrovat, Brock Dixon and Travis Dixon, as well as five great grandchildren.
WOOLLEY, Master Corporal (Ret'd) Hugh Graham, U.E. - Age 59, passed away in Kuwait-City, Kuwait on September 25, 2017.
Hugh was born May 26, 1958 in London, Ontario. He graduated from Belle River District High School, and received his B.A. and B.Ed. from Brock University.
Hugh will be remembered as a dedicated, caring and inspiring teacher of students with special needs. Hugh enjoyed his teaching career in St Catharines, ON, Pine Falls, MB, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait.
He served with The Essex and Kent Scottish, The Lincoln and Weiland Regiment and as a peacekeeper in Egypt with the United Nations Emergency Force Middle East.
NICHOLSON, Jennifer 'Jenny' Lynn - (1982 - 2017) - Passed peacefully with family by her side on September 24, 2017.
Jenny will be missed by her parents Deb and John, siblings Dena and Johnny, boyfriend Cam and his family. Jenny has touched the lives of many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
Those who knew Jenny will forever miss her laugh, her feisty personality and her passion for life.
MOLE, Walter 'Wally' Frederick - Sadly we announce the peaceful passing of Wally on Sunday, September 24th, 2017 in his 92nd year at Tufford Nursing Home, St Catharines.
Wally leaves behind his loving wife Shirley of 67 years, daughter Wendy Hammond (Jim Chalcraft) of Fonthill and son Randy Mole of Port Coquitlam BC.
Predeceased by his parents Jennie and Joseph, brother Joe Jr (late Dorothy), sister Margaret Murphy (late Jim), niece Margaret Banner (late Syd Sr.). Also survived by brother in law Mike Cotton (Rosemary) Kelowna BC, as well as many nieces and nephews.
GRATTON, June Helen - (1931 - 2017) - Entered peacefully into rest after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at Grandview Lodge, Dunnville.
June was the beloved wife of the late Albert Gratton (2003). She leaves behind her son Al and his wife Tina, daughter Helen and her husband Wayne.
Loved grandmother of Pam (Brad) Madill, Adam Gratton (Marco Berlongieri), Karyn Baxter (Christina Cavers), Nathan and Sandy Gratton, Aidan and Alexandra Gratton; loved G.G. of Markus, Jack, Griffin, Evan, Harrison, Coen, Talia and predeceased by great-granddaughter Maddie.
KENDRICK, Betty Martha - Passed away peacefully at Tabor Manor on Sunday, September 24, 2017 with her son and daughter by her side.
Beloved wife of the late Lorne (2003). Loving mother to her son Daniel (Elizabeth) and her daughter Linda Zane (Mark).
She will be greatly missed by her grandchildren Shari (Troy), Shaun (Kriska), Meagan (James), Jordanne, and Nathaniel and her great-grandchildren Skye, Kurtis, Scarlett and Bowen.
She is survived by her sister Isabelle Kendrick.
CACHIA, Georgina (Ebejer) - Formerly of Port Colborne, passed away at Orchard Villa in Pickering on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at the age of 90 years.
Beloved wife of the late Anthony Ebejer (1964), loving mother of Theresa (George) Cardona, Michael Ebejer, Lily (Greg) Miller, Maria Samac, Doris (Bob) Spicer, Louisa (Daman) Kwan, Georgina Collins and Nancy (Jack) Giovinazzo.
Also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
LEBLANC-ROWELL, Thérèse Vivian (Loranger) - It is with deep sadness that the family of Thérèse Leblanc-Rowell announces her sudden passing at the Welland Hospital, on September 24th, 2017 at the age of 85.
Loving wife of William Rowell. Cherished mother of Patrick Leblanc (Patricia), Pauline Bognar, Annette (Gilles Labonté), Paul Leblanc, Rachelle (David Anderson), Julie Pyatt, Lynne Leblanc (Jeffrey Goodman). Dear sister of Phillip Loranger (Jacqueline) and Jacqueline Perron.
She will be forever in the hearts of her 13 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren and 1 great great granddaughter.
Predeceased by her parents Arthur and Anna (née Beaulieu), her first husband Gérald Leblanc (1991), her sisters Yvette Bohun, Rita Fox, Marguerite Lamontagne and her brother Noël Loranger.
LARSEN, Vernon – Passed away suddenly on Sunday, September 24th, 2017 at the age of 68.
He was predeceased by his parents Martin and Pauline, and brother Melvin.
Loving husband of Charlene Larsen (nee Bath). He will be missed by his “bestest dotter," Jennifer Gonczi (Matthew Panicale).
Vern will be greatly missed by his brother Edwin and Dwain and their families. Son in law to Gord and Grace Bath. Brother in law to Elynn Pytlewski (Jerry), Kim Matthews (Keith), and Ted Bath.
LONGTIN, Lucille Marie (nee Marleau) - It is with sadness in our hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Lucille on Sunday, September 24th, 2017, at the age of 88 years.
She has gone to join her husband the late Fernand (2005).
Beloved mother to Diane (Bob) and Rachelle (Mark). Cherished Grandmaman to Nicole, Marcel and 3 great grandchildren. She will be sadly missed by her sister Cecile and her brother Claude from Cornwall, Ontario.
McDONALD, Frederick 'Fred' - Peacefully at NHS - Niagara Falls Site, on September 24, 2017 in his 93rd year.
Beloved husband of Shirley (Patriquin). Loving father of Marlene Gordon (Angus), Lynda Dubois (Rob), Warren (Colleen), Eileen Seib (Rod), Christine Gilson (Ron), Amy Stephenson (Bob), Linda Townsend (Fred), Diane Taylor (Dean), Sheila Littlewood (Doug), David Patriquin (Michele), John Patriquin (Wendy), Derek Patriquin (late Franca)(Marie-Lu).
Cherished Grandpa of 36 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren.
Fred was predeceased by his first wife Audrey Mae (nee Grand), two brothers and one sister. Survived by his sister Francis.