MOORE, Mary Ellen - At Welland County General Hospital on Monday, September 12, 2016 aged 74 years.
Wife of the late Robert Moore (2010).
Dear mother of Jeff (Kathy) & Peter (Stephanie). Predeceased by a son Stephen. Loving grandmother of Tyler, Katie, Brooke, Chase & Bryce.
Sister of Bill Pitkin, Kathryn (Arthur) Robbins & Eric (Wendy) Pitkin. Also survived by nieces and nephews.
WAUGH, Rita - Rita passed away at the St. Catharines General Hospital on Monday, September 12th, 2016 at the age of 63.
Loving mother of Bill (Catherine) Bannon and Sean (Cheryl) Bannon. She will be sadly missed by her 8 grandchildren, her brother Dirk (Maggie) Deinum, her extended family and friends.
NAUGLER, Seth Moses - It is with great sadness the family announces the sudden passing of Seth on Monday September 12, 2016 at his residence at the young age of 32.
Cherished son to Karen Edwards. Caring step-son to Ken. Loving grandson to Sonia Johnson. Predeceased by his grandfather James Clayton Johnson.
Loving brother to Jimmy Edwards and Steven Edwards, Melissa Naugler and Celeste Naugler, step-brother to Miranda Swec (Mike) and Vicky Thompson (Ken).
VOLPATO, John 'Johnny V' - Passed away at his home on Monday September 12, 2016 at the age of 64.
Survived by Christine and their children Joshua, Michael, Stephen.
Dear brother of Bianca, Zita and Franco. He will be sadly missed by his extended family and friends.
Predeceased by his parents Guerrino and Maria Volpato.
SMITH, Ian - Peacefully passed away on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at the Hamilton General Hospital in his 66th year.
Beloved husband of Nancy (nee Brown/Goulding) for 19 years. Loving father of Marty (Ricci), and Rob Smith, Rebecca (Tim) Niece and step-sons Chris (Amy) and Scott (Kyla) Brown. Cherished Grandfather of Lauren, Jacob, Kyle and Jaxon Smith, Nate and Elliott Niece, Caden, Cameron, Sophie and Charlotte Brown.
Also survived by a brother Barry Smith and predeceased by a brother Ralph Smith.
QUAIL, Rev. Dr. J. Charles 'Chuck' - (1951 - 2016) - On Sunday, September 11, 2016 we lost a beautiful soul, our dad, Chuck Quail.
He left this world in peace and in anticipation of his home in glory, a place which he spent many years sharing about with others. Dad's passion in life was preaching and teaching from God's word. He enjoyed many years of ministry in Sudbury, Glenelg Township, Owen Sound and Dunnville.
The last year had been one of many trials for Dad, but he never complained and was steadfast in his faith.
Chuck left this world surrounded by 'his girls'; wife Joy, daughters Caitlin and Alene; and his siblings Susan, Judi, and David who will always carry his memory in their hearts. Forever missed by all who loved him, including his many nieces and nephews.
LABATTE, Solange Yvonne (formerly LaPlante) - Passed away peacefully and with her loving family by her side on Sunday, September 11th, 2016 at Niagara Gardens Retirement Residence in her 100th year.
Predeceased by her first husband Hector LaPlante and second husband Thomas Labatte.
Loving mother of Robert G (Katy Butyniec) LaPlante and beloved mother in law of Marie LaPlante. Devoted grandmother of Wendy (Michael) Klauck, Rob (Erica) LaPlante, Ron (Lisa) LaPlante, David Butyniec and Stephen (Marissa) Butyniec.
GARDNER, May - With deep sadness, but gratitude for having shared in her life, the family of May Gardner wishes to announce her passing on Sunday, September 11, 2016.
She was surrounded by the love of her family and gave us the final gift of holding on long enough so we could say goodbye.
Bill will miss his beautiful bride of 52 years forever. May was the loving and supportive mother of David (Kelly) and Janice (Martin). Her greatest joys in life were her 4 grandchildren: Callyn, Owen, Shelby, and Will. May is survived by her 6 sisters and 1 brother in Scotland, England and Canada plus many in-laws here and abroad.
MARTINIC, Milka (nee Stojkovich) – Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at the Extended Care Unit of The Welland Hospital on Sunday, September 11, 2016 in her 82nd year.
Loving mother of Boris and his wife Blazenka. Cherished grandmother of Nicholas and Valerie.
Dear sister of Tony Stojkovich and his wife Kathy and sisters-in-law Anna Stojkovich and Milka Repic. Loving aunt of Carol (Nick) Bozicevic, Roseanne (Peter) Dominic, Frank Boldin, Michael Stojkovich, Joe (Kathy) Repic, Nick (Slavica) Repic and Steve (Biserka) Repic.
She was predeceased by her loving husband Rudy Martinic, sister Anne and her husband Mike Boldin and brother John Stojkovich.
LANTEIGNE, Vincent - Following a long fulfilled life, Vincent passed away on Sunday September 11, 2016 at the age of 86.
Vincent will be forever missed by his wife of 58 years and best friend Francienne. Dad’s legacy will live on in his three boys Bobby (Donna), Bernie (Debbie), and Rick (Mary). Papa will be fondly remembered by his grandchildren Kathleen, Kyle, and Amber.
Vincent will be remembered as a loving family man and a wonderful and generous friend to many. He was a longtime employee of GM for 39 years and the Director at Club LaSalle following his retirement.
HALLS, Amy E. - Amy passed at Albright Manor, Beamsville in the early hours of September 11, 2016 six weeks prior to her 87th birthday.
Amy was preceded in death by her husband Donald (2011) and is survived by her ten children and their families: Jewell, Donnette (Jim), Sharon, Holly (Joe), Tim (Sharon), Paul (Debbie), Patrick (Lori), Sam (Karin), Dan (Christine), and Jacqui.
She is also survived by 31 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. Amy was also loved by her siblings Mary (d. 2009), Eugene, Charles (d. 2015), Mabel, Donald, Ralph, and Myrna. She will be missed!
MULLIN, Therese Mary - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side, at Juravinski Hospital, on Sunday, September 11, 2016, at the age of 59.
Beloved wife of Mario Ibrahim and step-mother of Jehan Higgins (Michael) and Jordanna Ibrahim. Loved sister of Michael Frost.
Predeceased by her parents Vincent and Roma Frost.
Therese was born and raised in Australia and moved with Mario to Dubai in 2007. Since 2011, they have been living in Stoney Creek, Ontario.
CUDNEY, Edward Alvie - It is with heartfelt sadness we announce the passing of Edward A. Cudney on Sunday, September 11, 2016 in his 83rd year.
Loving father of Karen (deceased), Dale (Jim), Julie, and Ted (Debbie). Proud grandfather of 14, great-grandfather of 17 and great-great-grandfather of 2.
Dear brother of Shirley, Lita, Derald (deceased) and brother in law of Margaret. Survived by many nieces and nephews.
THOMPSON, Al - Passed away peacefully, after a brief battle with cancer, at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at the age of 77.
Beloved husband of Gaye (neé Astele) for 59 years. Cherished father of Mike (Lorna) Thompson and loving grandfather of Matthew and Nathan.
Dear brother of Evelyn Matoff (Sid Davidson) and brother-in-law of Wayne (Nancy) Astele. He will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his sister Audrey Nicholson.
Al was a longtime employee of The District School Board of Niagara.
BOYD, Sharon (née Corey) - On September 11, 2016, Sharon passed away peacefully with her family by her side after a year-long private battle with cancer.
Sharon is the beloved sister of Bryan and Mia, special aunt to Jennifer and Brian, Geoff and Melissa, Steve and Ashley, and dear godmother to Elizabeth. She will lovingly be remembered by her great nieces and nephews.
Sharon was a proud Reiki master to many devoted students and a dedicated teacher for 34 years at North York (5 years), NOTL (12 years), and York region (17 years).
PIERSCHALSKI, Mary - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family, at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Saturday September 10, 2016 at the age of 87.
Beloved wife of 57 years to Eric Pierschalski. Dearly loved mother of Angela (Richard) Black and Eric (Lidija) Pierce. Cherished Grandma of Kristen and Tyler Black, Katelyn and Erika Pierce.
Predeceased by her sisters Bessy, Grace, Carmelita and Nicolena and her brothers Phillip and John.
BOUCHER, Lorna Gail (nee Herring) - (May 22, 1941 – September 10, 2016) - In her typical no-nonsense, black and white, no heroics fashion, and on her own terms, Gail passed away from a brief stint with cancer on Saturday, September 10th, 2016 at 1:00 am.
She is predeceased by her parents, George and Dorothy, her husband Joe (2002), her brother Raymond (2016), and is survived by her other brother, Kevin (Jeannie).
Gail will forever remain in the hearts and minds of all who she touched, especially her son Christopher, daughter Andrea, son-in-law David, and her three lovely granddaughters, Sydney, Jorja and Grace, whom she loved as much as or more than life itself.
CHAMBERS, Joyce Macintosh - Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at Edgewater Gardens in Dunnville, Ontario.
Joyce was born on July 17, 1929 in Windermere, Ontario and later moved to Toronto. She studied at the University of Toronto and graduated with a degree in psychology. There, she met her husband G. Donald Chambers and was married October 3, 1952. Don and Joyce moved to Dunnville, in 1963. Throughout her life Joyce often spoke of her love for the Muskokas and Toronto.
Joyce will be sadly missed by her many close friends such as Peggy Marshall, Sharon Craven, Gladys Owens and all of her bridge club members. Joyce was an active member of her community. Joyce loved to travel, and visited many places in our wonderful world. She loved to play bridge, golf and Tennis, but her passion was her family, she loved her family deeply.
Joyce is predeceased by her husband of 59 years G. Donald Chambers, her mother Margaret Macintosh, and father Norman Hough. Loving mother of Holly (Kevin, predeceased), Geoff (Karen), Robert (Laurie).
VAN DUN, Diane - Passed away peacefully at Millenium Trail Manor on Saturday September 10, 2016 at the age of 93.
Beloved wife of 36 years to Peter Van Dun. Dearly loved mother of Phil Broere, Bill Broere (Lucy), Joanne Van Dun (Roger), Ed Broere (Betty), David Broere (Sheila) and step-mother of Mark Van Dun (Lori).
Lovingly remembered by her 19 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
Also surviving are 2 sisters and one brother in Holland. Predeceased by her first husband Herman Broere (1978).
HAND, Dorothy May 'Dot' - It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Aunt, Sister and Friend on Saturday September 10, 2016 at the age of 92.
“Aunt Dot” was predeceased by her loving husband, Edward (1987).
She was the much loved sister and best friend of Doreen Wallace.
Adored Aunt of Doug and Sue Hicks, Burke and Gaylene Archibald, Mike and Karen Wallace, Scott Wallace, Patricia Surman and Robert and Chris Swain.
NOYES, Craig Adam - It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of Craig on Saturday, September 10th, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer. Craig slipped away with his loving family by his side at the age of 35 years.
Beloved husband and best friend to Sarah (nee. Reade) for 15 years. Cherished father to Brian Calvin.
He will be sadly missed by his parents Ann Marie and Doug Noyes and his mother-in-law Maria Reade (and the late Brian Robert 1990). Craig will be fondly remembered by his sister Julie (Kevin) Johnston, his brother Daniel Noyes, his niece and nephew Addison and Connor Johnston.
WALL, Rudy – Suddenly at his home in Vineland on Saturday, September 10, 2016, aged 85 years.
Son of the late George and Adoline Friesen Wall of Vineland Station.
In 1972 Rudy and his brother Irvin began a pick-your-own farm in Wainfleet Township which they operated for 10 years. He was predeceased by Irvin in 2013.
GALLAGHER, Patricia - Passed away peacefully at her home in Grimsby, on Saturday, September 10, 2016, in her 86th year.
Beloved wife of Charles. Loved mother of Pauline MacLellan (Edmond), Maureen McCormack (Paul), Brian Gallagher, Ann Gallagher (Clive Jones), John Gallagher (Lynn) and Andrew Gallagher.
Cherished grandmother of nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
MARTIN, Denise Jane - Denise passed away unexpectedly at the Hamilton General Hospital on Friday September 9th, 2016 at the age of 63.
Loving wife of Jim. Cherished mother of Kyle and stepmother of Lindy.
Predeceased by her parents Stu and Sam Richardson.
Denise worked as a MRI Technician at Toronto Western Hospital.
WHITE, Neil Charles 'Charlie' - It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our Father and Poppy, Charlie White on Friday, September 9th, 2016.
Beloved husband of the late Betty White (2007).
Beloved companion of the late Marg Tollar (2015). Loving father to Cheryl Macneil (Alex), Shelley Bundzeak (Garry), Brad Giroux (Pam) and the late Allen Nohay (2015). Cherished Poppy to Tessa & Samantha, Krysta (Allan) & Steven, AJ & Bryce and his great-grandchildren, Emerson, Mackenzie, Scarlette and Everett. He will be greatly missed by his siblings, Melvin, Hazel, Thema, Peggy, Marcella, Diane, Debbie and Donnie.
Predeceased by his parents John Boss & Annie White. He will be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, extended family, friends and his loving fur babies Molly & Sassy.
Charlie was a member of the Seafarers’ International Union of Canada, where he sailed on the great lakes for more than 50 years.
WARNER, Edward James 'Ted' – After a lengthy journey through the haze of Alzheimer's, Ted passed away on September 9, 2016 at the Meadows of Dorchester, surrounded by family at the age of 88.
Beloved husband of Eleanor, for 65 years. Adored dad of Greg (Connie) Warner, Kevin (Arlene) Warner and Allison (Don) Sorley. Ted will be terribly missed by his grandchildren Trudi Warner, Kendra and Stacey Warner, Cameron and Heather Sorley, and great-granddaughter Lateesha Warner.
He will be fondly remembered by siblings Harold Warner, Jack Warner, Janie Warner and Bob Warner. Predeceased by his sister Yvonne Comeau (2010). Also survived by many nieces and nephews.