CLARK, Douglas Alan - (October 2, 1953 - September 16, 2017) - Doug passed away peacefully at McNally House hospice following a courageous battle with cancer.

A loving husband to Janice and devoted father to Jordin and Kristen, Doug was an avid sailor and dedicated Chief Building Official.

He was a much loved uncle and great uncle to many nieces and nephews. Special Uncle Dougie to Andrew, Gabi, Robert, Grayson and Juliet.

 

SMEED, Michael James (Aka "Flip Flops") - It is with sadness and heavy hearts the family announces the sudden passing of Michael, at his home on Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at the age of 64.

Beloved son of Audrey Smeed and the late James Smeed. Cherished father to Sarah (Billy), Hayley and Joshua (Tanya). Loving grandfather to Emily (Gaetan) and Noah. Great-grandfather to Chandler.

Dear brother to Ralph (Betty), Brian, Bill, Catherine (Tony), Paul (Paulette), Barbara and Darlene. Best friend to longtime companion Terry.

 

Bruin WilliamBRUIN, William C.A. - (November 9, 1983 - September 15, 2017) -  We are so blessed to have shared in the life of William C. A. Bruin.

He embraced life as he embraced those he loved. Though we cannot share in the rest of his journey at this time, he inspires us to believe in each other, support one another, and to live with kindness, generosity and love.

A loving son and grandson, supportive brother, fun-loving uncle, the very best of friends, devoted partner and one-of-a-kind work mate, he loved all of our children as if they were his own.

 

Tunstall RayTUNSTALL, John Raymond 'Ray' - (Formerly with the R.A.F. Radar Unit) –

Suddenly at the Niagara Health System – St. Catharines Site, on Friday, September 15, 2017. Ray Tunstall of Thorold in his 80th year.

Beloved husband of Mavis (Billam). Loving father of Sonia (Mike Thomas), his daughter-in-law Charlotte (the late Ian Tunstall) and the late Stephen Tunstall. Dear grandad to Kyle, Breanna, Amy, Brian and Evan.

 

KOTELES, Vivian Noreen - Peacefully at Millennium Trail Manor on September 15, 2017 at the age of 88.

Beloved wife of the late James (2012).

Loving mother of Deborah McAteer-Foster (Brian).

 

Reid MargaretREID, Margaret (Hill) - Born July 15, 1940, passed away after a lifelong courageous battle with Arthritis on September 15, 2017.

Predeceased by her loving husband George of 53 years. Survived by sons Dave, Mike and daughter Jennifer Pries. Margaret will be missed by her sisters Simone and Sylvia.

She will be remembered for her love of cats and her gentle, kind spirit.

 

Laskey DorisLASKEY, Doris (McBride) - Passed away peacefully at Regina Gardens on Friday, September 15, 2017 at the age of 97.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Ronald Laskey (1956). Predeceased by her sister Eileen Hyland and brothers Bruce MacBride (survived by Marigold) and Ronald McBride (Margaret).

Survived by her loved nieces and nephews; Linda MacBride, John MacBride (Diane), Gail MacBride (Reg Stokes), Sandra Edgecombe and Margaret MacBride. Missed also by many great nieces and nephews.

 

Devoe GerryDEVOE, Gerard Samuel 'Gerry' - With sorrow, we, the family, announce the passing of Gerard (Gerry) Devoe at the Welland Hospital on September 15, 2017 at the age of 75.

A longtime resident of Port Colborne, he was an employee of Canada Post until his retirement, and was well known throughout the community.

He is lovingly remembered by his sisters, Patricia of Natick, Mass., Diane (Donnie) of Cochrane, AB, Michelle (Louis) of Sydney Mines, NS, and Lynn of St. Catharines, ON; stepsons, Grant, Shawn, Jeffrey, and stepdaughter, Heather.

 

Gallo RosariaGALLO, Rosaria - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at Meadows of Dorchester on Friday September 15, 2017 at the age of 99.

Beloved wife of the late Giovanni Gallo (1967). Cherished mother of Natale (the late Maria), Agostino (Rose), Frank (Maria), Joe (Maria) and Tony (Susan).

Loving Nonna of Giovanna, Antonio, Daniela (Jeff) Hershberg, John (Jenna), Giovanni (Tera), Michael, Francesco, Roberto, Adriana (Iavor Perduhov), Giananthony, the late Robert, Sabrina, and Antonio and Bisnonna of Francesca, Aria, Briana and Bennett.

 

Zubrickas SigitasZUBRICKAS, Sigitas Antanas - Suddenly on September 14, 2017 at the age of 86.

Loving husband and best friend to Stase (nee Verbickas) for over 62 years. Devoted father to Jurate (Stephen) McCann, Kastytis (Dale), Gintaras, Nida (Chris) Kealey, Alius (Leanne), and Rasa.

Cherished Tevukas to Andrea, Sara, Ciara (Andrew), Corey, Lindsay, Alex, Deanna, Asta, Evan, Alyssa, Jenna, Ashton, Grayson and Riley.

 

Wagenmakers GusWAGENMAKERS, Gustav Johannes 'Gus' Sr. – At West Lincoln Memorial Hospital on Thursday, September 14, 2017, Gus Wagenmakers of Beamsville, aged 86 years.

Husband of the late Jacoba (2015).

Father of  Yvonne (Ivan) Hansler, Gus (Charlotte), and the late Diane (1965). Grandfather of Andrew and Jessica (Chris).

 

Aldred DorothyALDRED, Dorothy May (nee Wood) - (August 24, 1924 - September 14, 2017) - Aged 93 years.

Mother of Eric Hughes (spouse Michelle), John Hughes (spouse Jane), Dawn Schmidt (spouse Wayne), Sherri Doig (spouse David).

Grandmother of Jason Hughes , Jake Schmidt, Lisa Wilsdon, Dillon Doig, Rebekka Doig, Emma Hughes, Breanne Hughes. Great Grandmother of Maverick Schmidt.

Dear sister of Pamela Monson.

 

Agostino EmmaAGOSTINO, Immacolata 'Emma' (Macri) - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our loving mother, Immacolata Macri Agostino, at the Welland Hospital in the early morning hours of September 14, 2017 at the age of 80. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family.

Immacolata (Emma) was predeceased by her loving husband Saverio, mother and father Vincenzina and Francesco Macri, brother Pasqualino Macri, sister-in-law Maria Agostino, brothers-in-law Frank Agostino, Isidoro Agostino, Giuseppe Agostino, Domenico Agostino, and Antonio Lauro.

She is the cherished mother of Dominic (Celine), Frank, Amedeo (Diane), and Marina (Rob); loving nonna to her dear grandchildren Emmanuel, Jason (Jessica), Adam, Michael, Shannon and Alexandra; survived by her brothers and sisters Salvatore, Giuseppe (Pepe), and Lina (late Antonio) of Italy, Maria (Natale) and Gina (Lorenzo) of Australia and brother-in-law Ortenzo, of Italy.

 

Olsen BobOLSEN, Donald Robert 'Bob' - Passed away peacefully, with his family by his side after a courageous battle with cancer at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Thursday, September 14, 2017 in his 61st year.

Beloved husband of Donna Jacobi. Cherished son of Marilyn Olsen. Dear stepfather of Ken Jacobi (Sue) and loving grandfather of Aurora and Anderson. He will be lovingly remembered by his brother John Olsen (Cindy) and niece Nicci.

Predeceased by his father Don Olsen and stepson Kraig Jacobi.

 

Gauld BobGAULD, Bob Stuart - Unexpectedly at his home on Mewburn Road, Niagara Falls on September 14th, 2017 at the age of 65.

Sadly missed by his children Jason Gauld, Roxanne Rivard and James (Amanda Scott) Rivard. Beloved grandpa to Shaunti Rivard, Catarina Evaristo, Jody Evaristo, Arianna Strachan, Peyton Strachan, Mckayla, Mackenzie and Luckas.

Brother to Barb Stouffer of Fort Erie and uncle to Aimee and Andrew Stouffer.

 

Terreberry DonTERREBERRY, Donald Bruce – It is with heavy hearts that the family of Don Terreberry announces his passing at Southlake Hospital in Newmarket on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at the age of 66.

Beloved husband of Sue (nee Wass). Cherished father of Lee Terreberry (Lauren) and Daniel Terreberry. Loving grandfather of Connor, Christian, Rhys and Madison.

Dear brother of David (Gabriella), Douglas, Gerald and Ken (Laurie). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Ronald and Mildred Terreberry.

 

Ellison JohnELLISON, Dr. John 'Martin' - It is with profound sadness that we announce that John Martin Ellison FRCS (Eng. and Canada), of Fonthill, died in his 78th year on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at the Welland Hospital, with his loving wife of 51 years, Anne, at his side.

Martin was predeceased by his parents, Jack and Daphne, and his sisters, Rosamund and Marian.

Martin is survived by his wife, sons Andrew and David, and his grandchildren Albert, Madeleine, Alexander and Peter.

Martin was born in Leeds, England, on November 3, 1939. Like most of his family, his parents were doctors. He was educated at Repton School and the University of Leeds Medical School. He qualified as a physician and surgeon in 1964, specializing in obstetrics and gynaecology.

 

Miller JimMILLER, James Arthur Robert 'Jim' - With heavy hearts the family of Jim Miller announces his passing on Wednesday September 13, 2017 at the age of 68.

Jim is survived by his wife Gloria, son Jason (Anne) Miller, stepson Chucky and stepdaughters Paula and Melanie Parisi. Grandfather of Jason Jr, Krysten and Dean Miller.

Loving brother of Joan (Edward) Jones and Bill Miller. Jim was predeceased by his father Alf Miller, mother Jenny Miller Tamas and brother Rick Miller.

 

Serba JohnSERBA, John David - Passed away suddenly at home in Beamsville on Wednesday, September 13th, 2017, aged 69 years.

He was born to Joseph and Emma (nee Stoehr) in Grimsby on July 26th, 1948. John married his beloved wife Sharon Serba (nee McMaster) in 1972 in Hamilton.

Loving father of Lisa Serba (Steve Gordon) and Joanne Serba both of St. Catharines, and David Serba (Karole) of Toronto.  Cherished grandfather of Dominic Gordon.

John worked for Arcelor Mittal (Dofasco) for 42 years, retiring in 2010.  He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.

 

May GordonMAY, Gordon Leslie – (June 20, 1928 - September 13, 2017) - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 13, 2017.

Beloved husband of 69 years to Shirley. Dear father to the late Dennis.

Dear brother to the late Ronald May, the late Kenneth May and loving brother to Marilyn Kerrigan.

He lived in Toronto for 26 years and worked as district manager at Michelin Uniroyal Goodridge Tire and retired to Niagara-on-the-Lake where he and Shirley were avid golfers.

 

DiLibero LaurieDiLIBERO, Laurie Jean (nee Lefebvre) - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at Hospice Niagara on Wednesday September 13, 2017 at the age of 54.

Dearly loved daughter of Don and Clare Lefebvre. Cherished wife of David Carson and step-mother of Troy.

Best friend and dear sister of Andrea (Rob) Friesen and Mark (Lucia) Lefebvre. Much loved aunt of Vanessa Lefebvre, Brett and Claudia Friesen, Sarah and Drew Moorlag.  Favourite great-aunty of Benjamin and Stella Jean.

 

Allan DanielALLAN, Daniel - Passed away peacefully at McNally House on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, in his 76th year.

Beloved husband of Mary. Loved father of Dianne Zwart (Mark), James Allan (Terry), Jacqueline Allan and Kathryn Fleet (Michael).

Cherished grandfather of Zackory, Rylee, William, Johnathan, Miranda, Daniel, Tyler, Jacob, Jordan, Bailey and Noah. Dear brother of Jane McLaren, Jim Allan and the late Iain and Margaret Allan.

Daniel was a long-time member of the United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 67 and a 29-year member of A.A.

 

McInnis JoyMcINNINS, Audrey Joy (Harris) - It is with deep sadness and the heaviest of hearts, we announce the sudden passing of our loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 who passed peacefully at home at the age of 59.

She is survived by her husband, Reginald McInnis. Her mother, Edith Harris (Porter). Loving daughter, Amber Dawn Poberenzy (Kentville, Nova Scotia). Grandchildren, Dyson Poberenzy-Mattatall, Jaxson Beattie and Raven Weagle (Kentville, Nova Scotia). Dear friend, Darren Cada.

Predeceased by her father Carl Harris (1989) and grandmother Mabel Harris (1991).

 

Russell DaveRUSSELL, David 'Dave' - Passed away peacefully at the Greater Niagara General Hospital with his loving sons by his side on Wednesday September 13, 2017 at the age of 68.

Loving son of Dorothy and the late David T. Russell. Caring partner of Terry Maraldo. Beloved father of Dave Jr. (Amanda) Russell and Doug (Karen) Russell. Devoted grandfather of Lindsay, Mariah and Zachary. Cherished great-grandfather of Ethan and Emma.

Dear brother of Sue, Judy, Dorothy and the late Barbara. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews.

 

Tod KathleenTOD, Kathleen Anne (Kay), RN - Passed away peacefully at the St. Catharines General Hospital, on Sept. 11, surrounded by her family.

Beloved wife of Frank.

Wonderful mother to Susan (Phil) Wilson, Scott (Nancy) Tod, Jeffrey (Audrey) Tod and John (Susan) Tod. Predeceased by her son Bill.

The Best Nana to Matthew and Andrew, Sarah (Nick) and Katie (Robert), Stephen, Jessica and Kristan, Sheldon (Elisa), Adrian (Camelia), Mira and Emily.

Also survived by her sister Helen MacFarlane and brothers Bert (June) Reed and Neville (Lynda) Reed and their families.

 

TYMOCHKO, Halina 'Helen' (Vlodarchyk) - Born June 21st, 1928 in Poland, passed away peacefully on September 12th, 2017 at the age of 89.

Predeceased by her husband John (2016). Loving mother to Jonathan (Marcia), Wendy Vahrmeyer (Mark), Debbie (Mac), Sherry Real (Dan), Randy (Jamie), Guy and Matt.

Proud Baba of Mike, Mark (Jennifer), Elizabeth (Joel), Jon Nathan, Kate (Ryan), Steph (Zach), Lindsay (Luca), Adam (Lisa), Eddy and Hailey. Great-grandmother of Peyton, Emily, Ava, Jason, Liam, Sullivan, Jayden, Cole, Jillian, Chloe, Benji, Kathryn, Nolan, Regan and Lukas.