VAN DE WALL, Wikje 'Willy' - Passed away peacefully at Millennium Trail Manor on November 5, 2017 at the age of 94.

Cherished mother-in-law of Jessica.  Beloved grandmother of John (Patria).  Dearly loved great-grandmother of Tara and Sylvia. Loving sister of Sally (Jerry) Zylstra.

Predeceased by her husband Johan, her son John, her granddaughter Tara, and her sister Hanny. Dear sister-in-law of Maria Koldenhof. She will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.

 

Pearce MarionPEARCE, Marion Cora (nee Smith) - Passed peacefully on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at the Niagara Health System - St. Catharines Site.

Her loving husband Robert Pearce of 32 years survives her. Marion is predeceased by her brother Ralph and parents Nelda & John.

 

Robertson BettyROBERTSON, Elizabeth 'Betty' - Peacefully on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Garden City Manor in her 98th year.

Loving Aunt Betty of Cathy (the late Brent) Robertson, Joel (Tracy) Robertson, Laura Robertson (Alex), Jennifer Robertson, Kim Robertson (Steven) and Tara MacKenzie.

 

Brown HildegardBROWN, Hildegard – Passed away on Sunday November 5, 2017 at the age of 92 years.

Wife of the late Abram Brown (2003).

Dear mother of Ingrid (Tom) Down. Predeceased by her son George (2006). Loving grandmother of Carson Brown.

 

Nauta PeterNAUTA, Peter - (July 3, 1931 - November 5, 2017) - The Lord in His infinite wisdom called His child, Peter Nauta, home to glory.

Beloved husband of Susan (nee Antonides) for 56 years. Loving father of Brenda (Jamie), Hank (Deb), Darlene (Ralph), Darren (Gwen).

Cherished Grandfather of Adrian (Lauren) Vanderhout, Cassaundra Vanderhout, Nicole Vanderhout, Serena Vanderhout, Justin (Emily) Nauta, Peter Nauta, Jesse (Sara) De Boer, Joe (Jessica) De Boer, Kristen (Nick) Borgdorff, Joshua (Amy) De Boer, Brooke (Jason) Nauta, Samantha (Russell) Nauta, Blair Nauta. Also Great Grandfather to Jace and Abby De Boer, Miles Vanderhout, and Isabelle Borgdorff.

Predeceased by infant daughter Helen Suzanne and grandson John-Martin Vanderhout.

 

Barr BeverleyBARR, Beverley - It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to a wonderful mother, lady, Nana, aunt and friend. Beverley passed away peacefully November 5th, 2017 having been surrounded by family all week.

She will be sadly missed by all, but is truly now at peace. Beverley was born and raised in Niagara Falls where she remained to raise her family.

Dearly loved by her children Tim, Todd (Shelley), Trevor, Terri-Lynn (Marty) and grandchildren Bryson, Devon, Kyla, Kennedy, Braydon, Connor and Cameron.

 

Beattie JimmyBEATTIE, James 'Jimmy' William - Passed peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, November 4, 2017.

He leaves behind his children Patricia (Stephen) Hardy, David (Shirley) Beattie, Janet Beattie and Cecilia (Paul) Devitt.

Loving grandfather to Stephanie (Gregory), Matthew (Christine), James, Daniel, Bradley and great grandfather to Dawson, Owen, Shae and Bronson.

 

HOLLAND, Dorothy Helen (Welstead) - Peacefully on Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at home in her 100th year.

Beloved wife of Robert K. Holland for 61 years. Mother of Robbie (Sue) Holland and Patti Holland. Survived by sister Lois Secord.

Predeceased by her first husband Stuart Campbell (Italy 1943), siblings Charlotte, Gordon, Mary, Ruth and Stan. Survived by many in-laws, nieces, nephews, 4 grandchildren & 3 great-grandchildren.

 

Watson JudyWATSON, Judy Lynne - It is with hearts full of love that the family of Judy announces her passing in her 74th year, on Saturday, November 4, 2017, at Albright Manor in Beamsville, Ontario.

She is back in the loving arms of her husband and best friend Robert Watson (2004). Beloved Mom of Robert (Marina) Watson, Heather (Mark Poustie), and Jennifer (Josh Newby). Cherished Nanna of Ethan, Cameron, Cole, Isla, Jack, Eva and Noelle.

Dear daughter of Corry Rabb, daughter-in-law to Gwen Stirling, and loving sister to Bill (Linda) Rabb of London. She was predeceased by her father Gordon Rabb.

 

Bruce AlfredBRUCE, Alfred Richard Elliott - Passed peacefully at GNGH on November 4th, 2017 at the age of 77.

Survived by his loving sister Melody (Bob) Grace & nephews Alan (Kelly) Grace, Trevor (Gaby) Grace and Jordan Grace and also several Aunts and Uncles.

Alfred is predeceased by his parents Ted and Bessie (nee Jordan) Bruce.

 

Burgers HelenBURGERS, Helen Daphne (nee Nardell) - Passed away peacefully at her home in Niagara-on-the-Lake, surrounded by family, on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at the age of 72.

Helen was a brilliant mind of a generation having graduated with first class honours at St. Anne’s College, Oxford University. Born in Bradford, England, she immigrated to Canada in 1969. She had an outstanding career with the Canadian civil service as well as being an entrepreneur owning a business with her husband and daughters in Ottawa.

Beloved mother of Sharon Steinberg (Mike Wadham), Abigail Steinberg (Adam Edwards), Nicole Hepworth (Chad L’Hirondelle) and Paul Burgers (predeceased).

 

Lightheart AndyLIGHTHEART, Milton 'Andy' - Andy died peacefully at home on Saturday November 4th, 2017 in his 89th year.

Survived by his beloved wife Olive Joyce of 67 years. Proud father of Leroy (Dianne), Gary (Karen), Pamela (Jim Douglas) and Christien (Gary Snyder).

Cherished Grampa of Rebecca, Josh (Nicole), Kimberley, Tara, Kylie, Sarah (Rich), Annie (Mike), Brittany, Brianne (Kevin), Gary Jr., Nathan and Jeremy. Adored Great Grampa of Christopher, Jayden, Alexis, Olivia, Hunter, Kaylynn, Leah, Logan, Talia, Adelaide, Lyric, Lillianna, Asher and Maverick.

 

LOCKING, Gabrielle (nee Mailhiot) – Peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at the N.H.S. General Site, in her 89th year.

Predeceased by her loving husband Bill (2007). Devoted mother of Brent and his wife Helen. Cherished Grandma of Meghan and “GG” of Katie.

Survived by her sisters; Aline Gemmel and Florence Page and predeceased by three siblings. Gabrielle will be missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

 

Pullin KennethPULLIN, Kenneth Andrew - Passed in peace at the SCGH, on November 4, 2017, at the age of 77.

Ken leaves his wife Sally of 51 years, daughters Jennifer (John Donato), and Kristin (James Willms). Ken was a proud grandfather of Andrew, Cameron, Christopher, Jacob and Sadie.

He was predeceased by brother Keith (Merna Pullin).  He was also a loving uncle to Doug and Robin.

Ken was an educator and principal with the Lincoln County Board of Education. He retired from Oakridge School in 1996.

 

Peacock JohnPEACOCK, John A. – At the St. Catharines General Hospital on Saturday November 4, 2017, John Peacock of St. Catharines, aged 80 years.

Beloved husband of Marjorie for 57 years and dear father of Greg (Darlene) and Brett (Shelly). Loving grandfather of Bethany, (Vinnie), Marissa (Hadyn), Brianna (Jeff) and Lauren.

Brother of Linda (John) Fearns and predeceased by a brother Keith and sister Laurine.

 

Jenkins CaroleJENKINS, Carole Anne Lawton  - Passed away at St. Joseph's Hospital, on Saturday, November 4, 2017, in her 83rd year.

Loved mother of Ian Jenkins (Emily) and Robin Jenkins.

Cherished grandmother of Eric. Sister of Jill Clendon, Francis Currer and the late Robin Currer.

Predeceased by her very dear friend Walter Bigley.

 

Csordas KarenCSORDAS, Karen Lynne (nee Porter) - It is with heavy hearts that our family announces the passing of our beloved wife, mother, and grandmother, Karen Csordas on Friday, November 3, 2017 in her 71st year.

Karen passed away the same way she lived each day of her life... with dignity, faith, and surrounded by the love of her family.

Beloved wife of Roy for 49 Years. Cherished mother of Kelly Bleich (Brian) and Kevin Csordas. Loving grandmother of Riley and Connor. Dear sister of Wayne Porter (Louise) and sister-in- law of Irene Vetrecin (late John). Sadly missed by her nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Stan and Marion Porter.

 

Marrone RosinaMARRONE, Rosina – It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Rosina on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the St. Catharines General Hospital two weeks before her 101st birthday.

Joyfully reunited with her beloved husband, Antonio (1997). Predeceased by her parents Teresa and Angelo Fracassi and sisters Elvira and Giovanna (the late Angelo) Tata and daughter Teresa.

Cherished mother of Joanne (Vince) Minicucci, Michael, Theresa (Roger Huard) Loucks, Nino, Ida (the late Ward) Hunt and Margie (Tony) Raimondo. Dear mother-in-law of Anne Marrone.

 

Walker MichaelWALKER, Michael Daniel - We the family of Michael Walker, announce with sadness, his passing on November 3, 2017.

His love and companionship will be sadly missed by his wife Norma (Gasbarini) after 64 years of marriage. Mike provided love, encouragement and support to his three children, Mark (Teresa), Rosanne and Mary-Michael.

Mike was the proud and caring Gigi to his six grandchildren, Matthew (Deanna) Walker, Patrick (Allison) Walker, Emma deMontbrun, Taylor deMontbrun, Zachary Woodruff, Cole Woodruff, and great grandfather to Kiyonna deMontbrun and Valerie Walker.

 

Pacitto CarlinaPACITTO, Carlina – (Retired French Teacher after 18 years) - At her residence on Friday, November 3, 2017. Carlina (Scricca) of St. Catharines, in her 62nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Alberto Pacitto. Dear mother of Stephanie (Brian Murphy), Melanie (David Lagrotteria). Loving Nonna to Marcus, Joshua and Nathan.

Carlina will be sadly missed by her parents Armando and Angela Scricca and mother-in-law Rosina Pacitto. Sister to Anthony Scricca (Natalie) and sister-in-law to Frank Pacitto (Pat). Zia Carlina will also be missed by Alyssa, Anthony, Aramis, Mikayla and Delaina.

 

Venhuizen JustinVENHUIZEN, Justin - Passed away peacefully at Pioneer Elder Care on November 3, 2017, at the age of 75, after several years with Parkinson's Disease.

Predeceased by his loving wife Frances (nee Roxburgh) for 41 years, and brothers Hidde and Enno (Doris). Beloved dad to Nicole (Troy) Wallace and Steve (Ashley Anderson). Cherished Opa to Jessica, Owen, Ryley, Austin and Alicia.

Devoted brother to Grace (the late Bryan) Bastin. Will be fondly remembered by many loving extended family members and close friends.

 

Chyzhyk VasylCHYZHYK, Vasyl - Passed away peacefully in the presence and in spirit of his family on Friday November 3, 2017 at Greater Niagara General Hospital at the age of 90 years.

Loving husband for 59 years to Rosalia (nee Mordatenko). Loving Papa to Galina (Andrei) Arvinte and the late Alexander (Nadia). Cherished Dedushka to Cassidy, Oleksiy and Andrei.

Will be fondly remembered by many loving family members and close friends. Vasyl was a veteran of WWII.

 

SOPER, Charles James - Peacefully, at Henley House on Friday, November 3rd, 2017 in his 91st year.

Predeceased by his wife Helen Elizabeth "Betty" (nee Black) of 58 years.

Loving father of Veronica (late Roger) Bedard, Margaret (Ray Picard) Crann, John Soper, late William Soper and Jeannie Soper (Ken Smalko). Loved grandfather of Giselle (Adam) Farr of England, Bernadette Crann, Robert (Sebrina) Bedard, Cathy McAninch (Colin Wolff), Robert Soper (Niki), Junior (Michelle) Picard. Great grandfather of Zandalee Bedard, Jake Farr, Cassie Phillips, Julia McAninch, Kyla Varga, Radley Soper, Liam, Luca and Paisley Picard.

 

Lee GordonLEE, Gordon Joseph – It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Gord on Friday November 3rd, 2017 at the age of 77 years.

Loving husband and best friend to Lorraine (nee Cronier) for 49 years. Cherished father to Samantha Lee (Chris Dubecki), Laura Lee (Andrew Forfar) and Matt Lee (April Van de leygraaf).

 

Crysler BobCRYSLER, Robert L. 'Bob' - (April 14,1941 - November 3, 2017) - Peacefully in his sleep, on Friday, November 3rd, 2017, Bob passed away after 14 years with early onset Alzheimer’s.

Always at his side, loving wife of 45 years, Judith (Berry). Missed dearly by daughters Dawn (Kirk), and Debbie (Jason) Stock. Loving Papa to his grandchildren, Emily and Aiden.

Predeceased by brother Richard (1990), father Lewis (2006), and mother, Dorothy (2010). Survived by his youngest brother Ronald. Bob will be missed by his extended family and many long-time friends.

 

Bartsch GunterBARTSCH, Gunter Bruno – At the St. Catharines General Hospital on Friday November 3, 2017, aged 88 years.

Beloved husband of Marlies and dear father Sylvia (Kai) Bartsch-Gutheil and Janice Bartsch (Peter Nikitopoulos).

Loving grandfather of Niklas, Alexander and Viktoria. Cremation.