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Fearns NormFEARNS, Norman Charles - After a lengthy illness, at Welland Hospital on November 3rd, 2016 at the age of 62.

Predeceased by his wife Sharon Fearns (nee Peacock 2014).

Sadly missed by his daughters Victoria and Kathleen and son Michael. Beloved grandpa to Mackenzie, Jayden and Madison.

Norman will also be missed by his brother John (Linda), and sister-in-law Kathleen. Norman is predeceased by his brother Howie and parents Mary and Norman.

 

Stephens RonSTEPHENS, Ronald - Peacefully, on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at the age of 87, Ron went to be with Mabel (2004), his beloved wife of 53 years.

He'll be sadly missed by children Andy (Robin) Stephens, Barb Daly (Dave) and Paula (Tom) Myke. Loved Grandpa of Rob Stephens and Sean (Sophie) Daly and great Grandpa of Sisilia, Oliver and Penelope Daly. Survived by in-laws Audrey (Ernie) Jukes, George (Barb) Hough and Doreen Hough as well as cherished nieces and nephews and lifelong friends Dorothy Liddycoat and Bob Casson.

Predeceased by parents Stephen and Hazel Stephens, brothers Robert (Gert) Stephens, Allan (Jean) Stephens and sister Ruth Scott.

Ron was a 40 year employee of the Ontario Paper Company. He was a volunteer member of the Thorold Fire Department for over 25 years. He was also a member of the Thorold Chamber of Commerce for many years and volunteer driver for Meals on Wheels.

 

Babirad JimBABIRAD, James 'Jim' - Of Port Colborne, passed away peacefully on November 2, 2016 at the age of 84 years.

Beloved father of Tracey Grant (Harold) of Philadelphia, Jim Babirad (Kelly) of London, Peter Babirad (Rachael) of Port Colborne and Paul Babirad (Laurie) of Oakville. Devoted grandfather of Mike, Mark, Kim, William, Harrison, Nicholas, Christian, Blake and Matthew (predeceased).

Also survived by his sister Stephanie (Paul) of Connecticut.

Predeceased by his loving wife Theresa, parents Francis and Theresa Babirad, brothers Oliver (Kathy) and Donald Babirad and sisters Marlene Henninger (Pern) and Ellen Babirad.

 

Dear RoyDEAR, Roy E. - It is with deep sadness the family announces his passing at home on Wednesday November 2, 2016 in his 90th year.

Beloved husband of the late Jean (2005).

Loving father of Bruce (Kathleen), Barbara Kenyeres, Joyce Freeman (Wayne), and Colleen Cleve. Dearest papa of Ryan, Brandon, David, Ashley, Meghan, Audrey, Melanie, Aaron, Erik and Alex.

Brother of the late Walter Dear (Thelma), brother-in-law of Muriel Hall and dear friend of Joan Edwards. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Roy was a Navy Veteran.

 

CAPOBIANCO, Filippo - It is with sadness in our hearts that we announce the passing of Filippo on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 with his loving family by his side.  He was 81 years old. 

Beloved husband to Filomena for 60 years. Cherished father to Fedele (Diane), Lina (Alan), John
(Andrea) and Elisa (Richard).

Special Nonno to Lacey, Kevin (Lauren), Michael, Emilyand Bisnonno to Claire. He will be fondly remembered by his siblings, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. 

 

Cornelius BobCORNELIUS, Robert 'Bob Rocket' - It is with profound sadness and broken hearts that we announce the passing of Bob "Rocket" Cornelius at home with his loving family by his side on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016 at the age of 77.

Beloved husband and best friend of Barbara (Paget) for 44 years. Loving, proud father and best friend of Bob Jr. and his wife Deirdre. Beloved Papa of his adored grandchildren Julian and Jordan.

Brother-in-law of Kathy and Gerry Davis (St. Catharines), Tom and Kay Paget (Twinsburg, Ohio), Peter Paget and the late Mary Margaret (Fonthill). Uncle to Tom Davis (St. Catharines), Kara & Mike Brogan (Shaker Heights, Ohio) and Peter & Kellie Paget (Belleville). He was predeceased by his parents Burt & Jessie Cornelius and stepmother Loriena Cornelius and in laws Tom and Barbara Paget.

Bob was a highly respected teacher and worked for the District School Board of Niagara for 36 years, teaching at Lakeport and Sir Winston Churchill Secondary Schools. Bob also enjoyed a second career as a Real Estate Agent working at ReMax Garden City Realty for 9 years.

 

ANTOCHIN, Edith - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday November 2, 2016 at the Greater Niagara General Hospital at the age of 96.

Beloved wife of the late Dr. Michael Antochin.

Dearly loved mother of Peter (Elizabeth). Predeceased by her son Michael (2015).

 

NOORDZY, Martin - Peacefully with his loving sister and brother-in-law by his side, on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at the NHS-General site, at the age of 64.

Predeceased by his parents Martines and Jacqueline Noordzy and his brother Adrian.  Martin is survived by his sister Betty (Bob) Vahrmeyer, along with many nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.

 

Kaiser MabelKAISER, Mabel Jean (nee Geddes) - Born February 26, 1926 in Cannington, ON. Passed away on November 2, 2016.

Wife of the late Alfred Devins Kaiser (1991).

Step-mother of Terry Alfred Kaiser and the late Nancy Mae Stone. Grandmother of Jennifer Kaiser Stevenson, Robert Stone, Peter & Joanne Stone, Sage Stone Payne and James Stone. Great Grandmother of 10 and great great grandmother of 4. Devoted friend of the MacGlashan/Moore clan. Daughter of the late Kenneth Smith Geddes and Mary Ellen Street.

Mabel worked for the Conservation Authority while living in Woodbridge, a time in her life she recalled often with fond memories. Her tireless volunteer work with the Canadian Cancer Society for over 50 years

 

BRANDS, Bert - On November 2, 2016 in his 79th year, our brother, cousin and uncle, Klaas Bertus (Bert) Brands went home to be with his Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

A life lived in silence, is now in continual praise and worship.

Bert is survived by his brothers, Arie and Barb Brands, Bernie and Jane Brands, Harry and Clasina Brands, and the many nieces and nephews and cousins here in Canada and the Netherlands.

 

Allan JimALLAN, James Richard - At McNally House, Grimsby on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016, Jim Allan of Beamsville, aged 81 years.

Beloved husband of Mimi and dear father of Shannon, Brett and Heather. Grandfather of David and Allan.

Brother of the late Dorothy and Dan Walters, the late Lois (Mike Kovac), David (Anne), and John (Linda).

 

Komadoski HelenKOMADOSKI, Helen Iolene (nee Chaykowski) - Passed away at Mount Nemo Christian Nursing Home, Burlington on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 Helen Komadoski (nee Chaykowski) at the age of 91.

Beloved wife of the late Michael Komadoski.

Loved mother of Gerard (Tanya), Victoria O’Gorman (Michael), Mark (Sandra), and Patrick (Gail). Cherished grandmother of Matthew (Ashley), Joseph, Kevin (Briar), Emily, Melanie (Jason), Jeffrey (Chalaine), Steven (Emma), Ashley, Zachery, Riley, Keni, Melissa, Nelson , Phillip and great grandmother of Elias.

 

COLE, Donald - Of Depew, New York passed away on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at the age of 59 years.

Beloved husband of Lynn and loving father of Ross and Jacob. Dear son of Donald Sr. and the late Dorothy.

Don is survived by his sister Cherlyann and his many nieces and nephews.

 

Tamburri AntonioTAMBURRI, Antonio - (1924 - 2016) - Passed away on Tuesday, November 1, 2016.

Beloved husband of the late Concetta Tamburri (August 27, 2003).

Loving father of Bambina, Cristina Tamburri (Mario) of Italy, and Gianfranco (Tanya). Caring nonno of Christian (Serena), Cesare (Manuela), Nicolas, Noah and bis nonno of Ariel and Dafne.

Survived by his sisters in-law Pasqua Notte, Antonietta Melaragno (Mario) and Nicola Notte (Antonietta). He will be missed by his nephews Tony and Vince DiPalo (Lisa) and by many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Predeceased by sisters Nelda DiPalo, Nicolina DiCiurcio and Anna Arcaro.

 

MacINNIS, Shirley - Passed away with her loving family by her side on Tuesday, November 1st, 2016 at the Greater Niagara General Hospital at the age of 92.

Beloved wife of the late John (1995). Cherished mother of James MacInnis (Cheryl Post), Betty (Rick) Harkins and Kevin MacInnis (Darlene McLaughlin). Loving Grandmother of Terry MacInnis, Kelley (Rob) Milan and Cathy (Gus) Kontogianis. Great Grandmother of Caitlyn, Justin, Ashley, John, Alex and Alysa.

Sister of Glenn MacNeil of Ottawa. She is predeceased by her siblings Manning MacNeil (1996) and Joan MacNeil (2014) and her daughter in law Norma MacInnis (2008).

 

TAVERNER, Annie Mary – On Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at the age of 94.

Survived by son, James (Karen) Taverner of Southern Pines, NC and daughter Barbara (Douglas) Hawkins of St. Catharines.

Predeceased by her husband James Taverner (1969) and siblings Lillian Valentine, Florence Gibson and Donald Meyer. Loving grandmother to Leigh-Anne, Tara and Lisa and great-grandmother to Ella, Riley, Matt, Shawn, Katie and Ryan. Special "Mom" to Lynnie and Dave Plato.

 

UTZ, Doris Irene (nee Hamilton) - Passed away peacefully with loving family by her side at the E.C.U. of the Welland Hospital on Tuesday, November 1, 2016, in her 92nd year.

Predeceased be her beloved husband Arthur (2002) and her son David (2009).

Dear mother of Allan (Rebecca), Carol and daughter-in-law Fereshteh. Cherished grandmother of Stephen (Kristy), Stewart, Tyler and Cora-lee. Great-grandmother of Isabelle and Olivia. Missed by her sisters Mildred, Marjorie and Anna (Glenn). Doris also leaves behind many nieces and nephews that will miss her dearly.

 

ROHE, Myrtle Rosanna - Myrtle passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 1st, 2016 at the Greater Niagara General Hospital in her 102nd year, with her daughters and granddaughters at her side.

Loving wife of the late Lawrence (1985).

Dearly loved mother and best friend of her daughters Rhonda (Bob) Duval and Bonnie. Cherished grandma of Tammy Duval (Lawrence) and Cindy (Steve) Doornekamp.Sadly missed by her loving great grandchildren Kayla Glen (Shawn), Kylee Glen (Alex), Mallory and Wesley Doornekamp.

Also survived by the members of the Rohe family including Elsie Wargo and Carol (Jim) Athoe. 

 

Grenier FlavieGRENIER, Flavie – With heavy hearts we announce the tragic passing of Flavie Grenier, due to an accident on Tuesday, November 1st, 2016 at 71 years of age.

Beloved wife of Germain for 47 years. Loving mother of Robert, Christiane Grenier Nadeau (Yvon) of Welland and Lisa Desjarlais of Alberta. Cherished grand-maman of Luc, Mia, Tamara, Jesse and great grand-maman of Brooklyn and Julaina.

Dear sister of Sara (Leo) Doucet, Exodia (Leo) Lefebvre, Philias Plourde. Flavie will be lovingly remembered by her many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Predeceased by her parents Amanda and Paul Plourde, brothers Gerard Brideau, David Plourde and sister in law Beverley Plourde.

 

Woodhouse DonaldWOODHOUSE, Donald Keith – It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Don on November 1, 2016.

Survived by wife Earla, son David (Cheryl) Woodhouse, daughter Tari (Steve) Gibson; stepson Kevin (Carole) Boucock; grandchildren Blake, Taylor Caitlin, Brodie, Keithan and Davin; great-granddaughter Addison. Also, siblings Sheila and Glen.

Predeceased by first wife Elizabeth (1986) and his parents Keith and Winifred Woodhouse.

 

Smith NicoleSMITH, Nicole Paige - It is with heavy hearts the family announces the sudden passing of Nicole on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at the age of 26.

Loved and treasured daughter of Michelle and Scott Smith.

Cherished granddaughter of Gerry Binkle, Dave (Darlene) Smith and Joan (Rick) Dalgleish. Beloved niece of Brian, Jim, Kelly and Mary.

 

WERNER, Donald Andrew - Peacefully at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Grimsby on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at the age of 51.

Predeceased by his parents Michael and Mary Werner and sister Cathy Werner.

Don will be dearly missed by his brother Dennis (Tracy) and sister Michele (Iain). Much loved uncle of Jason, Cory, Katie and Kristen and great uncle of Aiden and Mira.

 

Reilly GeorgeREILLY, George Howard - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of George Howard Reilly on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at the age of 88.

Howard was the beloved husband of Mari Reilly for 39 years.

Loving father to Bonnie (Victor) Reilly Schmidt, Gerald (Deanne) Reilly, William (Gillian) Reilly, Kym (Roy) Baumeister and Randy Dubeau.