Dunder ThomasDUNDER, Thomas - Peacefully passed away at Shalom Manor in Grimsby, on Thursday, October 19, 2017, in his 83rd year.

Devoted husband of Tonica. Loved father of Tom Dunder (late Nancy) and Rosemary Stefanac (late John). Cherished grandfather of Gloria (Stephen), Julia, Maria, Anton and Emica. Dear brother of Vinko Dunder (Margaret), the late Ana Levicki and the late Luka Dunder.

Thomas will also be missed by many other family members, friends, Kumovi and caring neighbours.


TAYLOR, Ronald Fredrick 'Rick' - Surrounded by his children, Rick passed away, peacefully, at the Welland Hospital on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at the age of 72.

Devoted father of David Taylor (Gillian), Randy Taylor, Dustin Taylor (Jenell) and Alana Kohut (Matthew). Proud and loving grandfather of Ashley (Kevin), Amber (Jeff Fitzpatrick), Jessica (Fabian Korczynski), Liam, Benjamin, Grace, Brianna, Emily, Keenan, Sadie, Austin and Callum.

Dear brother of Betty, Georgina (Wayne), Dennis (Idalmis), Val (Freddie), George (Rita), Peggy (Andrew), Nancy and brother-in-law of John Wilson. Also survived by many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

Predeceased by his parents Ronald and Irene Taylor and sisters Debbie and Lexie.


Klein KatieKLEIN, Katharina 'Katie' - At Heidehof on Thursday October 19, 2017 in her 86th year.

Beloved wife of the late John Klein. Dear mother of Stefan Motz (Regina Sealock), Irene Motz, John Klein (Robbyn) and Katie Russell. Also survived by her 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

Dear sister of Ziggy, Reine, Hans, George, Freida and Annie. She was predeceased by her sisters Maria Krautner, Susan Worhach, Martin Emrich and her brother Freddy Emrich.


Cornelius KerryCORNELIUS, Kerry Joel - (1938 - 2017) - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Kerry Joel Cornelius at his home October 19, 2017.

Beloved husband of Barbara (nee McCracken) and dear father of David (Dana), Kathleen (Donald) LeBlanc and Kristeen (David) Espinoza. Proud grandfather of Racheal, Joseph and Jean-Luc LeBlanc.

Kerry was known in the community as the founder of Cornelius Industries. Many people will remember him as an accomplished musician, race car driver, aerobatic competitor and athlete.


Deveney BobDEVENEY, Robert 'Bob' – Passed away peacefully at the Welland Hospital on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at the age of 69.

Survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Linda Deveney. Loving father of Jason Deveney (Jen Prevost) and Mellisa Gervais. Proud grandfather of Dezeray, Eric and Tristan.

Loving brother of Sandy, Kathy, Joan (Larry) and Ken. Dear brother-in-law of Larry (Sharon), Brian, Fred (Sandy) and Randy (Karen) and loving son-in-law of Mildred Tillotson. He will also be sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews.

Bob was predeceased by his sons Robert Jr, his wife Tara and Michael (2001).


Berry PearlBERRY, Pearl - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 19, 2017 in her 105th year.

Pearl, as she was known to all, was the beloved wife of the late Charles Berry, having celebrated 70 years happily together.

Predeceased by Chuck (2007) and her son Douglas (2011). Dear mother to Barbara (late William Larson), Lynn (late Herbert Schwartz) and mother-in -law to Gayle Berry.


Booth MarionBOOTH, Marion Constance Hamilton (Hagen) - With deep sadness, we mark the peaceful passing of Marion Constance Hamilton Booth (Hagen), who left us on October 18th, 2017 at the age of 95 years.

Predeceased by her beloved husband, Dr. John Forbes Booth, in 1998, and by her sister Donalda in 2011. Much loved mother of Joan (Walter) Troy, Sheila (Hans) Krause, Dorothy (Scott McGregor) Booth, and Paul (Helen) Booth. Adored grandmother of Stephanie and Simon, Kirsten and Christian and Laura and Amy.

Dear sister of Mabel and Eileen of Edmonton, and admired aunt to many nieces and nephews and to many other relatives. Marion will be deeply missed by Judy Guilbault and Suzanne Heslop.


Huibers CaseyHUIBERS, Casey James - (1974 - 2017) - It is with heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of Casey J. Huibers at the age of 42 in Maple Ridge, B.C.

Beloved son of Cornelis (Casey) & Valerie Huibers. Father to Adelaide & Mathais Huibers. Brother to Susan Huibers. Uncle to Reece & Lucas. Nephew to many Aunts & Uncles.

Casey lived in Maple Ridge since the age of 19. He had his own landscape company & was very proud of his work.


Cleve MartinCLEVE, Martin Harold - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Martin Harold Cleve on October 18, 2017 three days after celebrating his 55th birthday and after a long, brave battle with Huntington's Disease and head injuries sustained from his bicycling accident.

Loving father of Melanie Cleve, Erik Cleve and Alexander Cleve.

Dear brother of Doris Cleve (St. Catharines) and Robert Cleve (British Columbia). Survived and remembered lovingly by the mother of his children, Colleen Cleve, to whom he was married for twelve years. Sadly missed by his best friend, Julia Pollard. Will be greatly missed by many other relatives and friends.

Predeceased by parents, Horst Cleve and Irmagarde Cleve.


Ford RonFORD, Ronald Edsyl 'Ron' - Son of Gwendolyn (nee Colborne) and Charles Ford, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at the age of 88 years.

Ron grew up in Collingwood, NS sharing a small home with his parents and six siblings. He attended high school in nearby Oxford, NS where he met his future wife, Frances.

After high school, Ron travelled to Hamilton in search of work to earn the money needed to attend university. Through his own efforts and the generous support of a local business owner, Ron was able to attend Mount Allison University graduating with a degree in geology in 1953.


Ramsay JaysonRAMSAY, Jayson Douglas - Passed away peacefully at the St. Catharines General Hospital on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, in his 48th year.

Jayson Douglas Ramsay, beloved son of Douglas Ramsay (Donna) and his late wife Rae (nee Pellolio). Loving father of Justin and Ryan. Dear grandfather of Brayden and Michaela.

Remembered by his best friend Ann. Dear brother of Robin. Dear uncle of Jacob, Bailey and Mason. Also remembered by Sam, Connie and the LePine family and his other friend Chinook.


Lapointe JulienneLAPOINTE, Julienne (Boutin) - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Julienne (Boutin) Lapointe at the Niagara Health System-Welland site on October 18th, 2017 at the age of 94.

Devoted wife of 72 years to Paul Lapointe.  Cherished mother of Michel (Marie), Gaston (Lise), Gilles (Jeannette), Denise (David), Lise, Carolle (the late Gordon), daughter-in-law Diane (Del).

Dear sister of Hervé (Yvette), René (the late Thérèse), Madeleine (the late Raymond), Geneviève (the late Dollard), Jeanne D’Arc (the late Richard).  She will be sadly missed by her 17 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her son Richard, her parents Apollinaire and Philomène, her sister Laurette (Alyre) and brother Roland (Blanche).


Van Bussel BillVAN BUSSEL, William 'Bill the Furnace Man' - It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of William Van Bussel on October 18, 2017, in his 58th year, in a sudden and unforeseen cardiac event.

Bill was born on Dec 21, 1958, in St. Catharines, Ontario where he built a happy life surrounded by many loving family members and friends. He will be remembered by most as “Bill the furnace man” as he built his successful heating and air conditioning business from a young age.

He is survived by mother and father (Oma and Opa), Antonius and Hermina; children Keri, Tim and Wes; siblings Maria, Tom and Jerry. He was Uncle Bill to Nancy, Pauline, Jason, Eric and Chris.


York MaryYORK, Mary Katherine (Christian) - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Mary Katherine York (Christian) peacefully October 18, 2017, in her 94th year.

Loving mother of John York (Donna), Grandmother of Scott York (Lori), Grandmother of Charene Lottridge (Max), Great grandmother of Kyle, Ava, Gabrielle, Kaylyn & Hayden. Extended Great grandchildren Mariah, Aaliyah, Macy, Ayden & Danika.

Survived by sisters Alice Lawrence, Catherine Napholc, Elsie Leach. Predeceased by brothers Walter Christian, Joe Christian, Fred Christian & Sister Elizabeth Sawchuk.


DeGroot LindaDeGROOT, Linda Dianne - In her 64th year, surrounded by her family after a short and couragious battle with cancer.

Loved by so many family and friends, Linda was predeceased by her loving husband, Francis Bavers DeGroot, her mother Anna Jean Field and her brother, Terry Field.

Linda is survived by her sisters, Karen Thompson (Tom), Debbie Biladeau (Perry), and her brothers Gordon (Sandy), Rob, Wayne and Randy Field. Linda is also survived by her daughters, Angela Tenbroeck (Lyon), Rhonda Fach (John), her Grandchildren Justin, Tyler and Mackenzie, and her son-in-law, Andrew Haines.


Hurst HerbertHURST, Herbert Delos – At West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Grimsby, on Tuesday October 17, 2017, aged 90 years.

Husband of Diana and father of the late Lynn Emery (1995), Mark (Ruth), Rick (Darlene), Jeffrey (Sandra).

Brother of Betty (the late George) Meikle, and Don (Marg) Hurst, also survived by 10 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.


Copland LloydetteCOPLAND, Lloydette Fern (Greentree) – It is with broken hearts that the family of Lloydette Copland announces her peaceful passing at the Welland Hospital on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in her 75th year.

Her family takes comfort knowing she is no longer in pain and is now reunited with her first husband Robert Copland, her son Brent, her infant daughter Lloydette and her parents Reginald and Winifred Greentree.

She is survived by her cherished children; her sons Chris Copland (Paula), Bruce Copland (Cheryl) and her daughter and best friend Nicole Copland-Chaisson.


Weaver NormaWEAVER, Norma Madeline (Clement) - It’s with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Norma Madeline Weaver (Clement) on October 17, 2017.

Lovingly remembered by her husband of 70 years Rocky Weaver, her children Wendy Dow, Judy Moore (Gary Duffy), Jeffrey (Jennifer) Weaver, her grandchildren Ryan, Margaret, Erin, Wesley, Kelsie, Nicolle and Jack and great-grandchildren Rocklan and Kenley.

Predeceased by her sister Audrey Robinson, brother Howard Clement and son-in-law Ken Dow.


Rysdale AlanRYSDALE, Alan Lundy - After a courageous battle on October 17th, 2017 at the age of 63.

Survived by the love of his life, wife and companion Cathy Rysdale (nee Marshall) and his dog Zoe.

Sadly missed by his siblings; Freda, Wendy, Ron, Don, Roxane, Jayne and Tricia. Survived by many nieces and nephews including his special birthday partner Steffany.

Alan was predeceased by his parents Fred and Frances Rysdale.


Arsenault EmilienARSENAULT, Émilien - It is with great sadness that the family of Émilien Arsenault announces his peaceful passing at the Welland Hospital on October 17th, 2017.

Devoted husband of the late Paulette (née Thiffault).  Cherished father of Lynne (Bruce), France and Renée (Jean-Guy).  Adored grand-papa of Kristan (Alison), Claudine (Herbert), Olivia (Kevin), Adam (Heidi), Mathieu and the late Émilie. Great grand-papa to Seren, Lexie Rose, Éloïse, Mia and Lloyd.

He leaves in mourning his sisters and brothers Hilda, Roland, Marielle and Lise. Predeceased by his parents Jean-Marie and Clarisse, and also by his brothers and sisters Louis, Albert, Jeannette, Rolande, Gilberte, Raymond and Michel of Québec.


Lariviere RogerLARIVIERE, Roger – Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at the Woolcott Wing, Welland General Hospital on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at the age of 72.

Beloved husband of 51 years to Beverley. Dear father of Michelle (Mike DeLuca). Loving Grandpa of Alex and Sophia. Dear brother of the late Norma and Yolande (the late Paul Cote).

Roger worked at the Union Carbide as a Millwright for 35 years before retiring in 1999.


Addante ItaliaADDANTE, Italia - Peacefully at the NHS-Niagara falls Site, on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at the age of 79.

Beloved mother of late Johnny, Luciana (Carmelo), Danny (Franca), Tony (Rosa). Cherished Nonna of Francesco, Carmelo Jr, Catherine, Michael, and Stephano. Great Nonna of Dylan.

Italia will be sadly missed by her brothers in Italy Armando, and Umberto, and Colino.

Italia was predeceased by her 2 sisters, and 5 brothers.


Blokzijl AnnieBLOKZIJL, Anje 'Annie' - Passed away peacefully, she went home to her Lord and Saviour on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Welland Hospital in her 90th year.

Beloved wife of the late Henk for 42 years. Loving mother of Anneke (Donald) Bliss, Allan (Mary), Ed, Taya Mathias, Paul (Teresa), and Teetsia (Clayton) Kelly.

Dear Oma of Chuck (Mandy), Brian (Becca), the late Jamie, Libby (Chak), Daniel (Kim), Pamela (Conrad) Lof, Sabrina (Royce) Mills, Hilary (Russell), Timothy, Robert (Martika), Avalon (Mike) Martik, Julie Sibbald (Colin), Brian (Deanna) Milne and great Oma of James, Emile and Joeb.


Reimer JacobREIMER, Jacob – At the St. Catharines General Hospital on Tuesday October 17, 2017, Jacob Reimer of Virgil, aged 92 years.

Beloved husband of Justine and dear father of Hannelore (Lorie deceased), Henry Janzen, Wally (Kathryn deceased) Reimer, Trudi (Peter) Heidebrecht, and Art Reimer.

Loving grandfather of Ken, Tim, Chris; Rick, Monica; Beth and Izaak. Also survived by 13 great grandchildren.


McIntee EleanorMcINTEE, Eleanor Joyce (nee Pauls) - (1946 – 2017) - On October 17, 2017, after a long brave battle with cancer.

Loving wife of Dan for 46 wonderful years. Dear mother of Rachael (Scott Miller) of California, Susan Neely of Stirling and Kirk (April) of Thessalon. Also survived 9 Grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.

Dear sister of Ron (Rita) Pauls, Carol (Tim) Cook, Marlene (Bud) Ashby, Bernice (Paul) Lickman. Will be greatly missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by parents Dan & Clara Pauls.


Kuhl ArnoKUHL, Arno Herbert - “Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me. 2 My Father’s house has many rooms; if that were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a place for you? 3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am. – John 4: 1-3.

At the St. Catharines General Hospital on Tuesday October 17, 2017, Arno Kuhl, aged 87 years.

Beloved husband of Ilse and dear father of RoseMarie (John) Jaeckel, Rainer (Juanita) Kuhl, Michael (Susie) Kuhl, Mark (Lucia) Kuhl. Loving grandfather of Tabea, Niel: Leah, Jordan; Lucas, Simon and great grandfather of Levi, Ezra, Sapphire, Zeraphine and Kolton.

Brother of Guenther and Astrid. Predeceased by parents Richard & Lilli Kuhl and a younger brother Dieter.