St. Cyr VictorST. CYR, Victor - At the Rapelje Lodge, with his loving family at his side on September 12, 2017, Victor St. Cyr passed away peacefully at the age of 89.

Beloved husband of Béatrice (née Vallée). Cherished father of Gérard ''Gerry''  (Annette).

Dear brother of Bertrand (Carmen), Lucien (the late Monique), Edmond (Charlotte), Dolores, Alice (Jean Levesque), Yvette Payeur (the late Michel) and brother-in -law Roger Croteaux.


SAUER, June Diane - (1941 - 2017) - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mom, grandma, and great grandma on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at the age of 76.

She was the wife of the late Alvin (2001). Loving mother of Carole (Richard) Walpole, Barbara (Shawn) Stafford, Danny (Joanne), Michael (Edie), and Donna (Reid Tysick) Sauer.


Barry DavidBARRY, David Charles - (Previous Manager, Clinical Services Mental Health, SCS for Niagara Health) -

Passed away suddenly at home in St. Catharines on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at the age of 51.

Loving son of Rose and predeceased by Wren. Dear brother of Christopher, nephew of Betty, Elaine and fondly remembered by his extended aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.


LItalien RichardL'ITALIEN, Richard - Surrounded by the love of his family, Richard passed away peacefully at the St. Catharines General Hospital on Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 at the age of 64.

He leaves behind his brothers Paul Andre (Brenda), Claude (Esther), Marcel (Marguerite), and Jack (Connie); his sisters Claudette (Bazil) Young, and Colette (late Matt) Gleason and many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents Polydor and Alfreda (Begin) L’Italien, his brother Serge and twin brother Gilles.


Link BeulahLINK, Beulah Margaret - Peacefully at Edgewater Gardens, Dunnville on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 in her 102nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Norman (1989).

Mother of the late Jo-Anne Kapshey (Nick). Survived by son Jesse (Mary Lynn); grandchildren Lisa (Joel), Paul (Sara), Karen (Ron), Tim (Annette); great-grandchildren Sydney, Spenser, Nolan, Thomas, Brynne, Desmond, Raiden, and Amelia.

Predeceased by sister Ruby Hodgson (2017). Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.


Chowchun EugeneCHOWCHUN, Eugene - Sadly, the family announces the passing of Eugene (Jza Jza), on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at Dover Cliffs Long Term Care Facility, Port Dover, at the age of 95.

Predeceased by his wife of 67 years, Lilian Chowchun (née Diggle), and his sister, Regina Szawlowski.

Cherished father of Linda Dalrymple (Bob), Lorraine Phillips (Darrell), and Alex Chowchun (Jo Ann), and uncle of Irene Szawlowski. Loving grandfather of Erin (Jeremy), Leah (Wes), Nathan (Alicia), Tyler (Terry), Dominic, Johnny and Sabrina. Great-grandfather of Carson, Ayden, Cohen, Liam, Brynn, Lily, Ryerson, Neve, Rupert and baby to be.


Lewicki LarryLEWICKI, Lawrence William 'Larry' - (Retired driver with the Niagara Region after 36 years of service) –

Suddenly at the Niagara Health System – St. Catharines site, on Monday, September 11, 2017. Larry Lewicki of St. Catharines in his 60th year.

Beloved husband of Michele. Dear father of Kelly (Sarah). Loving grampa to Skyler and Kelton.

Brother of Mike Lewicki, Jerry Lewicki, Judy Shannon, Theresa (Bob Mosley) and the late Ron Allan. Uncle Larry will also be missed by Apollo (Rachel), Billy, Ronnie and Felicia (Dan).


Waddell JoanWADDELL, Joan Edith (Wilcox) - With great strength and dignity, Joan passed from this life to the next on September 11, 2017 after fighting a lengthy illness.

Born in New Brunswick in 1931, Joan is survived by her sisters Ruth, Dorothy and Shirley. Also survived by her Children, Betty (Dave) Long, Don (Penny) Waddell, Mildred (Walter) Rumble, Margaret Morris, and Iantha (John) Jinks. Thank you Mom, for a lifetime of Love and Support.


Kwiecinski KrystynaKWIECINSKI, Krystyna - Peacefully at Hope St. Terrace, Port Hope on September 11, 2017 in her 95th year.

Krystyna Bureta, beloved wife of the late Zygmunt Kwiecinski.

Loving mother of the late Donald John Kwiecinski.


Worley TedWORLEY, Edward Paul 'Ted' - Passed away at Juravinski Hospital, Hamilton, on Monday, September 11, 2017, at the age of 69.

Beloved husband of Deborah. Loved father of Tonya Luciani (Mark), Tara Kavanagh (Scott Ryan) and Wade Worley. Cherished grandfather of Dominic, Vincent, Liam, Landon, Katie, Lauren and Danny.

Dear brother of June Pardo (George), Gail Petteplace (Allan), George Worley (Julie) and Kim Worley (Carol). Son-in-law of Earl Parker. He will also be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by his parents George and Edith Worley.


Gascoigne VivianGASCOIGNE, Vivian Myrtle (nee Parks) - On September 11, 2017, at the age of 96, Vivian passed away at Bella Senior Care.

She was predeceased by the love of her life, her husband Ken (1970), and by her loving son Ken (2001). Beloved mother of daughter-in-law Sally, daughter Bonnie (Keith), and son Ted (Bobbi).

Loving grandmother to Lisa, Sharon, Brian (Allison), Carrie (Dave), and Chuck (Carla). Caring 3G (Great Grandma Gascoigne) of 12: Adam and Ryan; Alexis, Cole, Nathan and Owen; Amelia and Charlotte; Forrest; and Chris, Joe, and Madison.


Wilkens HannaWILKENS, Hanna Angelika Frieda - Passed away peacefully at the Douglas Memorial Hospital in Fort Erie on Monday, September 11, 2017, in her 91st year.

Hanna Angelika Frieda Wilkens, beloved wife of the late Curt Otto John Henry Wilkens.

Hanna was greatly loved and will be greatly missed by her six children, their spouses, her seventeen grandchildren and twenty great grandchildren.


Bloomfield LenoreBLOOMFIELD, Lenore - Lenore Bloomfield passed away peacefully on September 11, 2017 in Vineland, Ontario.

Daughter of the late Paul Herman and Clara Annie Naomi (Muth) Bloomfield, Lenore was born in Fort Erie on July 31, 1947 and lived most of her life in Stevensville, Ontario.

She is survived by her sister Janice and brother-in-law E. Alan Wilson of Edmonton, Alberta, along with numerous cousins.

Lenore graduated from Ridgeway & Crystal Beach High School in 1966, and completed her BA at Brock University on a part time basis in 1976.  She taught school for many years in Bramalea and Fort Erie.


Junek PaulaJUNEK, Paula - (1945 - 2017) - Thomas Junek and Philip Junek are sad to announce the loss of their beloved mother Paula who passed peacefully in the morning of September 11, 2017 at Henley House after a brief yet valiant fight against cancer.

A proud Canadian, Paula will be greatly missed and fondly remembered by all her friends in the Canadian Czech Community who benefited throughout the years of her generosity, laughter and spirit.

A life long animal lover, Paula has now joined her beloved Wolfgang, Roxy, Alex, Junior, Rocky and Lola.


DENNIS, Mark Stephen - Passed away peacefully at NHS St. Catharines at the age of 67 on September the 11th, 2017.

Beloved husband of Karen. Survived by children Jennifer Thielen, Carolyn (Ludger) Thibodeau, Stephen (Melissa) Dennis and step-sons Patrick, Robert and David (Diana) Stares.

Also survived by grandchildren Alec, Jada, Clara, Ellie, Nolan, Sophia and Nathan.


Mitchell NormaMITCHELL, Norma – Passed away at the St. Catharines General Hospital on September 10, 2017, Norma Mitchell of Jordan Station, aged 86 years.

Beloved wife of Howard and dear mother of Connie (Dan) Vallencourt, Debbie (Robin) Litz and Dan (Liz) Mitchell.

Also survived by grandchildren, great grandchildren and a great great grandson.

Norma was the postmistress at Jordan Station for many years.


Zahorchak LesZAHORCHAK, Les - Passed suddenly on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at the age of 65.

Beloved father of Jillian (Gary) Pilkington and Daniel. Fun and loving Poppa of Lily and Spencer.

Cherished son of Mary Elizabeth and brothers Rick (Fran) and Steve. He will be sadly missed by his cousin Dennis (Shannon) and family. He will be remembered by many family members and friends.

Les is now reunited with his father and other family members.


Spisak RoseSPISAK, Rose - Passed away peacefully on September 10, 2017 at the Niagara Falls Hospital in her 94th year.

Dear mother of Mary Sullivan (Dan) of Alberta and Edward Vago (Ann). Grandmother to Kohl and Melissa (Dustin) of Alberta, Mark and Jennifer. Great grandmother to Shianne, Genelle, Jaden, Isabelle, Samson Rowe of Alberta, Joelle, Dylan, Colby and Logan.

Rose was predeceased by her husband Frank, her daughter Lorraine, and five sisters and one brother.


Bakaric MagdaBAKARIC, Magdalena 'Magda' (Hazenstaub)(October 4, 1930 - September 10, 2017) -

A shining light of goodness, compassion and selfless devotion to her family, Magdalena’s death leaves a great void. Known to most as Magda, she will be remembered as a loving, kind and smiling woman with whom people wanted to spend time and share enjoyment.

Magda was predeceased by her husband, Ivan and a younger brother, Valentin. She is survived by her devoted daughter, Irene (Sean O’Shea), granddaughters Scarlett and Vienna, a sister Julia, a brother, Dragan, nieces, nephews and other family.


Janssen CatharinaJANSSEN, Catharina - Passed away peacefully with her loving family at her side at Hospice Niagara on Sunday September 10, 2017 at the age of 87.

Beloved wife of the late John Janssen (2004).

Loving mother of Peter (Gail) Janssen, Will (the late Lucy) Janssen, Barbara (Dave) Maiden, John (Lauren) Janssen and Gary (Sophia) Janssen. Devoted grandmother of Derek, Gregory, the late Jason, Erik, Kyle, Ryan, Jessica, Shayne, William and Joshua and great-grandmother of Emerson, Atticus and Maximus.

Caring sister of Piet (Jean) Janssen, the late Joe (Tjeery) Janssen, the late Bill (Margaret) Janssen as well as one brother and six sisters in the Netherlands.


Staneff EvaSTANEFF, Eva Frances - (October 8, 1930 - September 10, 2017) -

Our dearest mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, affectionately known as Baba G., has flown straight into the waiting embrace of her Lord. There she will renunite with her husband Peter.

Loved mother of Anne Marie Hodges (Dennis) and Patricia Connelly (James). Cherished grandmother of Matthew Hodges (Amanda), Kyle Hodges (Amber), Zoe Connelly and Holly Connelly and great-grandmother of Reed, Sawyer, Jude, Ayla and Kobin.

Predeceased by her sisters Florence Penoff, Anna Lahaie, Patricia O'Grady, Gladys Owen and Jean Belanger.


Caldwell BobCALDWELL, Robert Thomas 'Bob' - Passed away at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital, on Sunday, September 10, 2017, in his 65th year.

Beloved husband of Shirley (nee Baker) for 38 years. Loved father of Michael Caldwell and David Caldwell (Candice). Cherished grandfather of Kaitlyn, Emily, Allysia, Britney and Michael.

Brother of John Caldwell (Barb) and William Caldwell (Dianne). Predeceased by his parents John and Margaret Caldwell.


Jones BrianJONES, Brian Douglas - Honoured by his love and grateful for his memories. Brian Jones’ family announces with deep sadness his passing on Sunday, September 10, 2017.

Left to remember and treasure Brian’s life are his devoted and caring wife of 44 years, Joanne: children Rebecca (husband Matt) and Trevor (wife Ashley). Remembered by his siblings: Debbie, Gale, and Wendy.

Brian was predeceased by his mother, Thelma, father Frank, brother Bruce and sister Judy.

Brian was born in Hamilton, Ontario on January 16th, 1952. He will be fondly remembered and cherished for his sense of humour, and his kind hearted and gentle nature.


Davies BrynDAVIES, Brinley Moore 'Bryn' - (October 4, 1939 - September 10, 2017) -

Bryn, “Big B”, Dad, Grandad, age 77, has gone to that great zamboni in the sky.

But what kind of name is Brinley anyway? Welsh, British? It doesn’t matter: a half-century ago, Bryn chose Canada as his home and became thoroughly Canadian. He was Jennifer’s husband of 52 years. Rebecca and Rachel’s Dad, and for five years Grandad to Beatrix and Anja - not nearly long enough. And Richard and Adam weren’t sons-in-law. They were sons.


JONES, Adrian Conway - It is with sad regret we announce his passing.

Predeceased by parents Alan & Regena and his son Clinton Garth. Survived by daughter Rachel, and three grandchildren, sisters Wendy, Patricia, Pamela and their families.

He walked every walk of life he could, and fit into many different roles along his path. Intelligent, witty and quite a charmer. He was a survivor and carried on despite his many pitfalls.


Middleton AlisonMIDDLETON, Alison - Passed away suddenly on September 9, 2017 in her 52nd year.

Alison is now reunited with her mother Eileen and will be deeply missed by her dad, Bob, her loving daughters Sierra (Andre) and Isabella (Zackary) and adored granddaughter, baby Sophia.

Beloved sister of Lisa (Mark) and Louise (Rob).  Loving auntie to Jessica, Alicia, Connor, Spencer and Lincoln. Great auntie to Tre’von and Malakai. Alison will be missed by many friends and family.