Kirton CarlKIRTON, Carl - Passed away in the Welland E.C.U on Thursday, May 17th, 2018 in his 87th year.

Predeceased by his father Everett, mother Elma and his wife Mildred (2008).

Forever in the hearts of his children Mark (Linda) Lloyd (Suzanne), and the late Peggy McIntyre (2008). Loving Grandfather of Kimberly Stinellis (Donato) and Great-Grandfather to Ava, Luigi and Julia Stinellis. Cherished brother of Glen (the late Hilda).

Carl taught as an Elementary Teacher for Sherkston and McKay school is Port Colborne.

BAKER, Jean Dalinda (nee O'Toole) - Peacefully, at Bella Senior Centre in Chippawa, on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 89 years of age.

Jean was predeceased by her husband George. Loving Mom of Kelly (Sandy), Connie (Shane) and Leslie (Pat).

Piccolo MichaelPICCOLO, Michael James - After a courageous fight on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Hamilton General Hospital at 66 years of age.

Beloved husband of Ruby (nee Doerksen) for 32 years.

Dad of Sarah (Josh) & Michael (Mavis) and step-father of Melanie and Sharlene. Step-grandfather of Shane, Brendan, Avery, Addison, Isaiah, Joshua, Anna Renee and also two littles that called him Poppy, Summer and Nixson.

Gresko SteveGRESKO, Steve - Passed away peacefully at McNally House Hospice, Grimsby, on Thursday, May 17, 2018 in his 89th year.

Beloved husband of the late Lily (2013).

Loving father of Marie Scholl (John), Warren (Catherine) and Corinne Gresko-Pittarelli. Proud grandfather of Brett, the late Jarett (2015), Jodi (Sam), Bradley, Michael and Lukas.

Evans PatEVANS, Margaret 'Pat' - Passed away on May 17th, 2018 at Welland Hospital, at the age of 83.

Beloved wife of Doug.

Cherished mother of Bryon (Coleen), Colleen (Brian), Kelley (John) and Nancy (Willie).  Sadly missed by her grandchildren; April, Casey, Shawn, Shannon, Joshua, Jacob, Kristen, Jeremy and her great-grandchildren; Ayden, Tyler, Easton and Kylee.

Hammond ZachHAMMOND, Zachary - (March 16, 1994 – May 16, 2018) - It is with heavy hearts that we announce Zachary (Zach) Hammond, age 24, passed peacefully on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.

Zach is survived by his soul mate Emily Augustus, loving parents Jason (Jamie) Hammond and Amber (Larry) Wenckstern and siblings Faith, Madison and Connor.

He will be missed by his grandparents Deborah & Rick Macdonald and Cindy & Mike Reay along  with his aunts, uncles and cousins. Zach will be greatly missed by Seven X and many other friends.

Cunningham LarryCUNNINGHAM, Robert Lawrence 'Larry' - Passed away unexpectedly after a short illness at home on May 16, 2018 at the age of 61.

Much loved husband and best friend of Heather and father of Barry and Britteny. He was the dear brother of Nancy (Gary) Luck, cherished uncle of Tanya (Rob) and great uncle of Cody and Gary.

Predeceased by his parents John and Joan.

Ferretti AnnaFERRETTI, Anna - (1930 - 2018) - With broken hearts we announce the peaceful passing of Anna in her 88th year on May 16, 2018.

Predeceased by her loving husband Armando (1988). Loving mother of Lisa (Joe) Anderson and Teresa (John) Tepylo. Cherished grandmother of Nicholas and Stephen Tepylo.

Anna is survived by her dear brother in law Pasquale Ferretti (the late Iolanda) and sister in law Emma Peracchia (the late Cesare) and nieces and nephews in Canada and Italy.

Rumsby JackieRUMSBY, Jacqueline 'Jackie' (nee Blazetich) – Passed away peacefully at the St. Catharines General Hospital, surrounded by the love of her family, on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at the age of 82.

Beloved wife for 62 years of the late John William “Jack” Rumsby (December 2017).

Cherished mother of Rick Rumsby (Rosanne), Chuck Rumsby (Shelley), Terri Cooke (Steve) and Vicki Rumsby (Andy Huber).

Creighton MargaretCREIGHTON, Margaret – Passed peacefully at her residence, surrounded by the love of her family on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at the age of 75.

Cherished mother of Pamela Katch (Ron Young), Kelly Kowal (Mark) and mother-in-law of Ted Katch.

Benkel MeinhartBENKEL, Meinhart – (1931 - 2018) - (Longtime employee in Technical Services with Brock University and an avid sailor) -

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Meinhart, on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.

Beloved husband of Adela. Dear father to Bernhard (Kaarina), Susie (the late Daryl) Somers and step-father to Yadian (Clara). Opa to Andrew and Alexander Somers. Survived by siblings Eberhard, Rotraud, Klaus, and Gudrun.

Woodruff BobWOODRUFF, Robert 'Bob' - Passed away peacefully, with his loving family at his side, at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Wednesday May 16, 2018 at the age of 79.

Beloved husband of 31 years to Marion (Hicks) Woodruff.  Dearly loved father of David, Robbie, Lisa and Loni and step-father of Lori and Jimmy.

Cherished grandfather of Bronson, Alanna, Candice, Mark, Bobby, Zach, Cole and Jesse.

Hambleton FaithHAMBLETON, Faith Marilyn - At the hospital in Southampton on Wednesday May 16, 2018, Faith Hambleton, aged 82 years.

Beloved wife of Rev. Arthur Hambleton and dear mother of George (Donna), Paul (Lisa), Stephen (1966), Peter (Melody) and Melody.

URQUHART, Shirley May (nee Kinney) – At West Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Grimsby on Wednesday May 16, 2018, Shirley Urquhart (nee Kinney) of Beamsville, aged 85 years.

Companion of Ralph Lounsbury. Mother of the late Gail and the late Robert, David, Rick, Randy (Bev) and Pam (Dan).

Also survived by sister Joan de Vries and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Crummey EleanorCRUMMEY, Eleanor - Passed away peacefully with Pat by her side, at McNally House Hospice, on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in her 73rd year.

Beloved wife of Patrick for 45 years. Loving mother of Nuala Hall, Siobhan Chirico (John) and Patricia Townson (Ryan). Cherished grandmother of Fiona, Charles, Wyatt, Liam, Brendan, Rory and Kathleen, and great-grandmother of Patrick.

Dear sister of Philomena Crummey (Cahal) and Margaret Gallagher (Jim).

Larabie CynthiaLARABIE, Cynthia – Passed away, peacefully, at the St. Catharines General Hospital on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in her 66th year.

Beloved wife of Raymond Larabie Sr. Loving mother of Raymond Jr. (Tammy) and Dale (Marnie). Proud grandmother of Aaron, Emma, Cassidy and Bella.

Dear sister of Shirley (Lynn) and Mim. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her sister Eleanor.

SITTLER, Linda Margaret - Passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at the age of 70.

Beloved wife of the late Harry (2017). Loving Mom of Tammy (Cris), Patricia, Andrew (Danica) and Jodi (Martin). Proud

Nana to Justin, Gregory, Stephen (Cassady), Victoria, Austin, Taylor, Evan, AJ, Kyle and Brooke. Cherished Nannie of Hailey, Lilly and Addison.

Stone EuniceSTONE, Eunice - Peacefully after a lengthy illness on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in her 91st year.

Beloved wife of the late Frank (2003).

Loving mother of Brenda Jackson and Barbara Stone. She will be missed by her grandchildren Daniel and Hillary and her great-granddaughter Skylar.

WILSON, George Woodrow - Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Tuesday, May 15th, 2018 the St Catharines Hospital at the age of 80.

Beloved husband of Luisa for 48 years. Cherished father of Joseph Wilson, George Anthony Wilson and Ruth Marie (Antonis) Antoniades. Loving Grandpa of Hana and Esmeralda.

Special brother of Neal (Nancy) Wilson of B.C.  Predeceased by his parents George Woodrow and Lenore.

George was a National representative of the Canadian Union of Public Employees.

Karabinos JosephKARABINOS, Joseph - (September 9, 1940 - May 15, 2018) - After a brief illness, Joe passed away peacefully with his wife by his side at the St. Catharines General Hospital.

Beloved husband to Jacquie (nee Hilder) for 26 years. Loving dad to Kathryn (Craig) Wakefield, Michael (Cindy) and David.

Johnston GeoffJOHNSTON, Geoffrey Deane 'Geoff' - We are very sad to announce the passing of Geoffrey Deane Johnston on Monday, May 15th, 2018 at the Haldimand War Memorial Hospital in Dunnville. He was 84.

He leaves his wife of 60 years, Mary Lou (Nash) Johnston; and his children, John (Marie-Claude Marcotte), Tim (Margara Goyzueta), Patrick (Eddi McKay), Mark (Susan Johnston), his daughter Leni (Sean Barry), three grandchildren; Adrian, Julian and Leviticus, his siblings; John Johnston, Marjorie Ross and Alexandra Johnston, as well as many extended family and friends.

With degrees in History and theology as well as a Doctorate in Church History, Geoff started his career in Nigeria as a professor.

Guilbeault JudithGUILBEAULT, Judith Ruth - Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at the Greater Niagara General Hospital at the age of 67.

Beloved wife of 20 years to Joe Guilbeault. Dearly loved mother of Isabell (Bill) Roy.

Cherished grandmother of Victoria and Eric Roy.

Beloved sister of Erwin, Gaby (Jo), Renate (Dietmar) and Rosi (Nino) and sister-in-law of Irmgard, Aimee (Yvon), and Francesca (Domenico).

Gagne AdrienGAGNÉ, Adrien - (1922 - 2018) - At the Foyer Richelieu Welland on May 15th, 2018, Adrien Gagné passed away peacefully at the age of 96.

Beloved husband of the late Anita (née Allaire).  Loving father of Jean-Guy (Joanne), Marcel (the late Wilma) & Linda (Francis Gagné).

NOYES, Kenneth - (1943 - 2018)

With his family by his side on May 15th, 2018 Kenneth W. Noyes Sr. passed away at the St. Catharines Hospital.

Green KenGREEN, Kenneth Harold 'Ken' - Passed away at St. Catharines General Hospital, on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at the age of 71.

Predeceased by best friend and partner Larry Berkhout (March 2018) and his parents Margaret and Harold Green.

Survived by siblings Don (Linda) and Marilyn Jones (late Larry). Sadly missed by nieces and nephews Kevin (Kelley) Jones, Karen (Todd) Konecny, Kerrie (Ryan) Harkins, Brenda (Brent) Roszell, Laura Stanton, extended family and friends, and especially his dog Howie.

TWEEDLE, Trudy - Passed peacefully at Niagara Falls General Hospital on May 15, 2018.

Private funeral arrangements entrusted to JW Hart Funeral Home, Dunnville.