CECCATO, Louis Fredrick 'Fred' - Passed peacefully surrounded by the love of his family on Wednesday November 9th, 2016 at the St. Catharines General Hospital, at 77 years of age.

Beloved husband of Ann for 48 years. Loving father of Shelly Greene (Blake) and Christopher Pettay (Michelle). Proud grandfather of Micheal Greene (Sara), Lauren (Sean) Andrew Kennedy (Karissa) and loving great-grandfather to Mason, Dakota, Owen, Mitchell, Emma, Bentley and Riley. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Also, survived by his pals Ronny and Bren. Lovingly remembered by his sister Dixie Robinson.


Phillips TheresaPHILLIPS, Theresa Joan (nee Grady) - It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of Theresa on Tuesday November 8, 2016 at NHS- Greater Niagara General Site, surrounded by the love of her family at the age of 89.

Together forever with her beloved husband Joseph (2008). Cherished mother to Dan (Sandra) and James . Adored grandma to Ashley, Justin, Andrew and Matthew.

Theresa was predeceased by her 4 brothers, 4 sisters and her daughter-in-law Carla.


MIRON, Helen 'Moean' - It is with deepest sadness that we announce the passing of Moean on Tuesday, November 8th, 2016 in her 65th year.

Beloved mother of Jon Paul (Lisa) and doting Granny to Megan and Kylie.

Moean will be dearly missed by her family and friends and we wish to thank the incredible staff who cared for her until the end at Grandview Lodge.


CORLETT, Shirley Elizabeth (Howes) - On November 8, 2016 Shirley Elizabeth Corlett passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at GNGH.

She was born in 1933 in Kitchener-Waterloo. She attended The School for the Deaf in Belleville, Ontario. She lived in Toronto, Ontario and Detroit, Michigan before settling in Niagara Falls (Chippawa) Ontario, where she lived for 47 years.

She leaves behind her husband Donald of 63 years and sons John and Paul (Kathleen). She will be missed by many friends, extended family and her church family.


Ducharme JerryDUCHARME, Gerard Rene 'Jerry' - Passed away suddenly at his residence on November 8, 2016 in his 65th year.

Survived by his companion of 20 years Brenda Robinson.

Dear father of JoAnne Ducharme, Amy Wascher (John), Amanda Marttila (Shane), Richard Ducharme and Ashley Ducharme. Dearly missed by his step-daughter Wendy Lukacs (Steve), her children Brandon and Amber, and by many other grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his brother Richard Ducharme and sister Margo Johnson.


KERR, Melvyn Norman 'Mel' - (February 6, 1946 - November 8th, 2016) - Peacefully after a lengthy battle with cancer Mel passed away at the Douglas Memorial Hospital at the age of 70.

Loving companion of Donna Godden. Predeceased by parents Norman and Mary Kerr. Dear grandpa  of Kiesha, Robert, Darrell and Larysa.

Mel worked for General Motors for 30 years before retiring in 2005.


McCarthy DonMcCARTHY, Donald James - With great sadness that we announce the passing of our husband and father Donald McCarthy, on Tuesday November 8, 2016 at The Eventide Home, in his 95th year.

Loving husband of Betty McCarthy of 64 years. Beloved father of Lynne Steele (the late David) and Timothy McCarthy (Lucy). Dearly loved and missed grandfather of 5 and great grandfather of 7.

He will be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. 

Don served in the Canadian Military and was a proud WWII Veteran.


Storm EvaSTORM, Eva Bessie – It is with great sadness, the family of Eva Storm announces her sudden passing on Tuesday November 8, 2016 at the age of 83.

Dearly loved mother of Duke (Nancy), Peter (Theresa), John (Yvonne). Will be fondly remembered by Wayne, Teri, Anthony & Melissa Keefer.

Cherished Nana to Kaitlin Brown, Aurora Storm, Jake and Samantha Storm. Great Nana to Justin, Noah & Kevyn Grant. Sister to John Pearce (Beryl).

Predeceased by her loving husband Wilfred, daughter Liz Brown (Rooney), grandsons Justin Brown & Zak Storm.


Hall KenHALL, Kenneth Alvin - At West Lincoln Memorial Hospital on Tuesday November 8, 2016, Ken Hall of Beamsville, aged 85 years.

Husband of Tilly and father of Carolyn (Wayne) Parker, Jim (Loretta), Dennis, Kevin, Pam (Bill) Moberg, Greg (Ruth), Bob (Leanne) and Rodney (Jennifer).

Also survived by 16 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and sister Margaret Barlow.


Wood DonWOOD, Donald Ross - Passed away peacefully in Grimsby, on Sunday, November 6, 2016, at the age of 58.

Beloved husband of Joanne Gaulton. Loved father of Joel Wood (Ashley) and grandfather of Everett. Dear son of the late Olive and Ross Wood and son-in-law of Fran and Russ Gaulton.

Brother of Jack Wood (Donna), Diane Waring and Cheryl Wood-Rothwell (Rob) and brother-in-law of Doug Gaulton (Suzanne) and Kelly Hopkins (Earl). Much loved uncle to Natalie (Dan), Tyson (Amy), Andrew (Mary), Alexandra, Jessica (Jordan), Mitchell (Leona), Jeffrey, Alexander (Allyssa).


Byrnes LuciaBYRNES, Lucia Judith (nee Raimondo) - Surrounded by the love of her family, Lucia passed away on Monday, November 7th, 2016 at Rapelje Lodge, at 67 years of age.

Beloved wife of Thomas. Devoted mother of Lee Ann. Dear sister of John (Judy) Raimondo. Lucia will be lovingly remembered by her nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Predeceased by her daughter Kerrie Lyn and her parents John and Lee Raimondo.


Audibert NinaAUDIBERT, Tonina 'Nina' Mary - Passed away peacefully at Queenston Place on Monday November 7, 2016 at the age of 84.

Beloved wife of the late Vince Audibert (2015).

Dearly loved mother of John (Julia) and Fred (Betty). Cherished Nanna of Natalie, Amy, Vincent Michael (Michelle), Angela, Stephanie and J.P.

Dear sister of Anna (Carl) Montemurro. Lovingly remembered by her nieces Angie and Emmy, her nephew Richy and especially her niece Angie Smith as well as her extended family in Malta. Predeceased by her brother Cesare Manza and her sister Josephine and her husband Achille Vittoria.


Ross NanROSS, Nancy 'Nan' - Surrounded by loving family, Nan (Nancy) Ross, passed away at the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital on Monday, November 7, 2016.

Beloved wife of William (Bill) Ross. Loved mother of Scott, Kevin (Laurie), and Julie. Cherished grandmother of Skyler and Sydney-Jewel Goudswaard.

Predeceased by her mother, father, and two brothers.


WILSON, David Timothy - Peacefully at Hospice Niagara on Monday, November 7, 2016 with sister Judy Redmond, good friend Paul Reynolds and nephew Matthew Redmond at his side. David was 57 years of age.

Beloved son of Gene and Marilyn Wilson. Loving brother of Judy Redmond (Paul) and uncle to Judy's two sons Richard and Matthew. Also loving brother of Jim (Janet) of Ottawa and uncle to Mitch (Dublin).


HOGGAN, Bruce A. - Peacefully at Woodlands of Sunset on Monday, November 7, 2016 at the age of 76.

Beloved husband of Carolyn for over 51 years. Cherished dad of Greg and Kelly. Devoted Papa of Hannah and Emmott. Bruce is survived by his brothers Richard and Ron.

Bruce is predeceased by his parents Richard and Elizabeth, his brother Dave and his sister Rena Gallienne. Bruce will be sadly missed by all of his extended family members and friends.


Longworth TeresaLONGWORTH, Teresa Alice - At Albright Manor, Beamsville, on Monday November 7, 2016, aged 87 years.

Wife of the late Tom (2009).

Dear mother of Gwen (the late Derek) Cookson. Loving grandmother of Julie Cookson (Anthony DeGiusti), and John Cookson (Andrea Bland). Great grandmother of Jordan and Nathan. Sister of John Hough.


COUTURE, Arthur Rene - Of Ridgeway, passed away at the Douglas Memorial Hospital on Monday, November 7, 2016 at the age of 82 years.

Brother of Norm (Alda) Couture of Port Colborne, Uncle of Jeanette Kalynuik, Jacqueline (James) Crawford, John (Dorothy) MacDonald, Heidi (Dale) Selkirk, Norm Couture Jr., Dave Couture, Greg Couture, Debra (Greg) Eady. Also, survived by many great nieces and great nephews.

Predeceased by his parents Amie and Alice Couture and his siblings Lawrence, George, Hugh, Jeanette MacDonald, Marie Matheson and cherished niece Patricia Clout.


Connelly JamesCONNELLY, James Edward – Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his family on Monday November 7th, 2016 at the Woollcott Wing, at 83 years of age.

Beloved husband of Sharon for 52 years. Loving father of Caroline (Myles) Limbrick. Cherished Papa of Aislinn and Landon.

Dear brother Shirley (the late Steve) Milo. James will be lovingly remembered by his many nieces, nephews, family and friends. He is now reunited with his dear son Douglas (1989).


MacGILLIVARY, Benson 'Ben' - (March 23, 1951 - November 7, 2016) -

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our beloved father, brother and friend, Benson (Ben) MacGillivary, on November 7th, 2016, in his 65th year, after a battle with cancer.

Benson is predeceased by his father, Robert and brother Brent. He is sadly missed by his sister Mary Ann (Rob). He was a loving father to Kane (Joana), the late Pamela (Dennis) and Cari-Ann (Wayne). He leaves behind seven grandchildren and one great grand child. He is fondly remembered by Nancy and Jim and his other dear friends.


QUINNELL, Vera Clara - (June 18, 1922 - November 7, 2016) - Vera passed away peacefully at the age of 94 years, surrounded by family at St. Mary's Long-term Care Facility in London, Ontario.

Predeceased by her loving husband Charlie. She is survived by her sons George and Bruce; grandchildren Thomas, Jesse, Erica, William, and Morgan; and great-grandchildren Abigail and Lynkan.

A special thanks to all the staff on the fourth floor at St. Mary's Long-Term Care Facility.



Lodge AudreyLODGE, Audrey Irene (Turner) – Peacefully passed away at her home surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, November 6, 2016 at the age of 82 years.

Beloved mother of Shirley Shelly, Debbie (Marv) Sims, Joan Shelly, Larry (Lena) Turner, Brenda Turner, Randy (Cindy) Turner and Keith (Rhonda) Turner. Predeceased by five of her sons; Billy, Mark, Ricky, Gary, and John and her sister Shirley Brideau.

Dear mother in law of April Turner and Lorraine Dahse. Cherished grandma of 21 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren.


Morningstar LillianMORNINGSTAR, Lillian Pearl Janet (Ellah) - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of our sweet and endearing mother, Lillian Morningstar on Sunday, November 6, 2016 in her 78th year.

Beloved wife of 46 years to the late Orville Raymond Morningstar (2005). Lillian was the cherished mother of Raymond J. W. Morningstar (Donna) and Helen L. M. Morningstar.

Proud grandmother of Crystal Wyre (A.J.), Megan Morningstar (John), Robert Morris (Ashley), Alan Morningstar (Pam) and Cassandra Morris (Hunter). Loving great–grandmother to Dakota & Aiden Wyre and Jack Iwachow.


BEATTY, Gary Stewart - Passed away peacefully at Millennium Trail Manor on Sunday November 6, 2016 at the age of 74.

Loving father of Brian (Michelle) Beatty, Darrin (Jennifer) Beatty, Tracey-Ann (Dan) Schafer and Corrine (Peter) Gumulak.  Caring grandfather of Zachary, Sydney, Benjamin, Donovan, Jake, Max, Sam, Jeramie and Julean.  He will be sadly missed by his sister-in-law Marilyn Beatty.

Predeceased by his parents John Archie and Edna May Beatty and his brother David Beatty.


Swanwick DavidSWANWICK, David Maxim - On Sunday, November 6th, 2016 with his cherished daughters at his side, Dad passed into the awaiting embrace of his loving wife and soul mate Shirley (Feb. 2016).

With tears in our eyes but smiles in our hearts, we take comfort in knowing Dad and Mom are together in eternal life.

Treasured father of Joanne (Darryl) Dobrindt, Carolyn Swanwick (William Rickers) and Sheila Wowk (Anthony Fiorucci). A devoted Grandpa to Amanda (Josh), Greg (Zayna), Paul, Brian (Angela), and Lindsey (Chris).


COOK, Annette - Peacefully at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital on Sunday, November 6, 2016, Annette Louise Cook (nee Grant) of Smithville and previously of Cornwall passed away on her 80th birthday.

Beloved wife of the late Brian William Cook (1986).

Loving mother of Ian (Isabel), James (Sylvie), and Kelly Cook. Cherished grandmother of Cameron, Stewart, and Grant, step grandmother of Danika Moule, and Milene Ruest, and great step grandmother of Kaleb, and Janine Moule. Dear sister of Daphne Lawson, Barbara Lyons, and Brian Grant.


Delorey CarolDELOREY, Carol - It is with sadness we announce the passing of Carol on November 6, 2016 at the age of 66.

Carol will be sadly missed by her dear sisters Lorna (James) McCormack, Lillian McPherson, Irene (Wolfgang) Muller, Jean Wighton, Angela Kidney, Elizabeth Field (predeceased) and brother George (Morag) Weir.

Our family takes great comfort in knowing she has been reunited with her cherished son George Delorey.