Schultheiss ElisabethSCHULTHEISS, Elisabeth (Hari)  -  It is with heavy hearts the family announces that Elisabeth has gone home to be with the Lord as well as her husband John. Elisabeth passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, October 22nd, 2017 at her home in Kitchener at the age of 93.  

Loving mother of John (Jamelia), Helmut (Nancy), Carl (Mandy) and Bob (Terri-Lynn). Much loved Oma to Lisa, Jamie, Erin, Daniel, Melissa, Meghan, Melina, Colton, Holden, Grayson, Madison, Tyler, Afiya and Akiya and their spouses. Proud great-grandmother to 17 great-grandchildren. 

Predeceased by her brother and 2 sisters.  

She will be missed for her warmth and caring personality. 

 

Dolotowicz ElizabethDOLOTOWICZ, Elizabeth (Betty) Ann (nee Harrington)  -  (August 20, 1927 – October 22, 2017)  -  The ambassador of Fairview Mennonite Home for the past 20 years has left the building. 

Left to celebrate her life are her children Debbie Toffner (Mike), Brian Dolotowicz (Debbie), Nancy Volz (Paul), Donna Dolotowicz, and Mary Leversidge (John), grandchildren Julie (Jason), Greg, Amanda (Clint), Melissa (Brett), Lindsay, Jocelyn, Whitney, Jennifer (Chris), Candace (Nick), Hilary, Adam, and Nicole, great-grandchildren Mackay, Hayden, Noah, Stella, Bo, Mackenzie, Jordan, Avery, Remmy, Vinnie, and Lasetta. 

Betty was predeceased by her husband Adam Joseph Dolotowicz (1996), her daughter Cathy Kay (2013), parents Patrick and Ada Harrington, sister Pat, and her brothers Buddy and Frances.

 

Cribb JoyceCRIBB, Joyce Alice  -  (September 4, 1930 – October 22, 2017)  -  Passed away peacefully at home, with loved ones at her side at the age of 87.

Adored wife of the late Les (2016).

Cherished mother and friend to Anne, Jacqueline, Lisa and David and their spouses Ted, Dave and Gail. Remembered with love by her grandchildren Tara-Lynn(pre-deceased 1980), Lyndsey, Kyle, Justin, Tori and Connor as well as great-grandchildren Jake and Robyn.

 

Knight DavidKNIGHT, David Franklin  -  Passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at home surrounded by the love of family at the age of 85. 

David, will be missed by Marion (nee Taylor), his wife of 62 years.

Loving father of Rob (Laura), Jennifer Knight (Gianni Peveroni), and Susan Knight (Todd Perreault).

Much loved Grandpa to Jordan, Christopher, Daniel, Luca, Anna, Marco, Jordyn, Riley, Aaryn, and Great Grandpa to Juliana, Tatyana, Avery, Layla, and Dominic. 

 

Simpson ColinSIMPSON, Colin  -  Passed away after a brief illness at the Grand River Hospital on October 21, 2017 at the age of 46.

Colin will be sadly missed by his brother Bernie (Karin), and his sisters Joleen (Real) and Marilyn (Jimmy); as well as many nieces and nephews.       

Predeceased by his parents Bernard 'Bud' and Helen 'Joan' Simpson.

 

Amaral ManuelMARAL, Manuel  -  Peacefully passed away at Stirling Heights LTCC on Saturday, October 21, 2017, at the age of 83 years. 

Beloved husband of the late Maria Amaral (nee Garcia). 

Dear father of Joe Amaral, Luisa Goverde (Marty) and Lucy King. Loving Avo to Aaron, Samantha (Jordan), Alexandra, Chelsea and Caitlyn. 

Survived by his sisters Lucia Pinheiro (the late Constantino) and Belmira Garcia (Manuel Vieira) and by many relatives and friends. Predeceased by his sister Maria Oliveira.

 

Lutz EdeltrautLUTZ, Edeltraut (Trudy)  -  Passed away at Caressant Care Nursing Home in Courtland, Ontario at the age of 85.

Loving wife of the late Hermann Lutz.

Dear mother of Loraine Gubbels and her husband Henry of Delhi. Loving grandmother of Emma Gubbels.

Predeceased by her parents Gottlieb and Karoline Sattelmeier. Also predeceased by her brothers Horst and Erwin Sattelmeier and her sister Renate Boetjer.

 

Mugford JamesMUGFORD, James  -  Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side October 21, 2017 in his 89th year.

Beloved husband of Rose for 67 years, Loved father of Sherry Bender (Paul), Janice Phelan (Jim) and Joanne Cubbidge (Don).

Jim is predeceased by his daughter Rosemary and sons John, Marty and Peter. 

He will be greatly missed by his ten grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren, sisters Sadie Trenchard and June Byrne of Glace Bay NS, Ann Mitchell of Oshawa and many nieces and nephews.

 

Nash DeniseNASH, Denise (Gross)  -  At age 53, of Mitchell passed away peacefully at Stratford General Hospital on Saturday, October 21, 2017.

Beloved wife of Ian Nash.

Dear mother of Brad Nash (Ashley) and Liz Weaver (Albert). Loving grandmother of Isabelle, Max and Chloe.

Cherished daughter of Betty Gross and the late Karl Gross. Dear sister of Kelly, Tim and Randy Gross. She will be missed by the Nash family.

 

Kemp EarlKEMP, Earl  -  At age 88, of Mitchell passed away peacefully at the Mitchell Nursing Home on Saturday, October 21, 2017.

Beloved husband of Vera Kemp.

Dear father of Carolyn Bragg (Jim), Dianne Smale (Ken), Wendy Ridgway (Terry) and Clifford Kemp (Connie). Loving grandfather of twelve grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.

Dear brother of Betty Vock-Cowell, Harold Kemp (Marg) and Shirley Zimmer (Laverne). Dear brother-in-law of Bill Cornish, Phyllis Kemp and Anne Kemp. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews.

 

LEBLANC, Shirley Ann (Beilstein)  -  With her family at her side , Shirley passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at Freeport Campus of Grand River Hospital at the age of 74.

Beloved wife of 54 years to Don. Loving mother of Jeff (Heather) and cherished grandma to Mitchell and Talon.

Sister of Marlene, Linda, Jeanny and Steven.

 

Sweezey WilliamSWEEZEY, William 'Bill' Richard  -  With great sadness, the family announces that Bill passed away while surrounded by loved ones at St. Mary's General Hospital, on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the age of 51. 

Beloved father of Ashley (Mark) and Nick. Proud Pappy and Papa to Danielle, Isabelle and Jace. 

Loving brother of Kim, Tami (Mike), Glen (Dianne), Jamie (Billie-Jo), Trish (Rob), Judd (Shelley), and Jade (Trevor).  He will also be lovingly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and 'greats' as a favoured uncle and be missed by many other family and friends.

Bill is reunited with his son Nathan (2008) and parents Richard Sweezey (2009) and Darlene Stevens (2006).

 

Neudoerffer NormaNEUDOERFFER, Norma Cecelia (nee Barrett)  -  At age 79, died peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, October 21, 2017. 

Born in Orangeville, ON on December 21, 1937, the fourth of five daughters to Thomas and Alta (nee Williams) Barrett, her early childhood was marked by the death of her mother when she was four. Raised by a loving extended family, including her father, stepmother, Dolly (Mary Wheeler), beloved aunts and uncles, Jessie and Leslie Bowman; Norma Williams; Carl and Irene Williams, and dear family friends, Frank and Connie Cooper, she spent her childhood growing up in Niagara Falls, Galt, and Terra Cotta.

 

BURRIDGE, Nellie  -  Passed away peacefully on Friday, October 20, 2017 in her 72nd year.

Beloved wife of Gary Burridge. Loving mother of Kimberly (Ron) Caton. Devoted Nana of Spencer, Logan and Derek.

Nellie is survived by her siblings Mabel (Pius) Brennan, Kirby (Linda) Walsh, Bill (Linda) Walsh and Ren (Shirley) Walsh. Predeceased by her parents William and Elizabeth Walsh and her brother Ford Walsh. Nellie will sadly be missed by many extended family members and friends worldwide.

 

CARD, Edward (Ted)  -  Suddenly at home October 20th in his 85th year. 

Beloved husband and best friend of Yvonne for 62 years. 

Dear son-in-law of Blanche Pinder-Norris and father of David (Cindy), Alan (Susanne), Wendy (Dan), Tim, Mark (Melinda). Cherished grandfather of Travis and Robert Oakes, Matilda Sarah and Carol Card.

 

Engel KennethENGEL, Kenneth Engel  –  Formerly of Monkton, passed away peacefully at Knollcrest Lodge, Milverton on Friday October 20, 2017 at the age of 84. 

Ken was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church, Monkton.  He enjoyed hunting and playing cards with his Monkton friends.

Dear brother of Shirley Boyd (William), Ross, and Betty Capling (Garry).  Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews Randy (Val), Patti (Don), Rick (Marion), Chris (Amber), Greg (Stephanie) and Kristan (Shawna).

Predeceased by his parents Norman and Elsie (Holman) Engel and his sister Judy Mitchell.

 

GRILLS, Lillian Alice (nee Sharratt) (Ford) - (Resident of Cambridge) - Passed away peacefully at Extendicare, Haliburton on October 20, 2017, at the age of 92.

Lillian was predeceased by her husbands, Gordon Ford (1962) and William Grills (2016).

Loving mother of Brian (Cathy) Ford, Bruce (Helen) Ford, Barry (Karen) Ford, predeceased by her daughter Karen Ford and by her son Allen Ford.

 

Ostache VictorOSTACHE, Victor  -  Passed away peacefully, surrounded by wife and son, at home in Waterloo on Friday, October 20, 2017 at the age of 49.

Victor is survived by his wife Mariana; son Andrei Ovidiu; parents Stan and Aurica; brother Iulian, sister-in-law Gilda and niece Lucia.

Friends are invited to share their memories of Victor during visitation on Sunday, October 22, 2017 from 4-6pm at the Erb & Good Family funeral home, Waterloo. The funeral service will take place on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 1:30 pm. Interment to follow in Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo. A reception will be held at the restaurant Wild Craft, Waterloo.

 

Shepperd CodySHEPPERD, Cody Robert  -  With broken hearts and great sadness, we announce the sudden passing of Cody Friday October 20th, 2017.

Cody was known for his fun loving free spirit, his love for athletics and his infectious smile. Cody was an accomplished wrestler at both National and Provincial levels. He showed grit, toughness and dedication to mastering this most difficult sport. He was very coachable, and would take minor suggestions from his coaches and implement them immediately. He also gave back to the sport, volunteering his time to break down the sport to encourage up and coming athletes. This is a true testament of his character and truly showed his passion for the sport. His other hobbies that brought him much joy included lacrosse, snowboarding, and golfing with his dad.

 

McLEOD, Ruth Emma  -  Peacefully at home with her loving family by her side on Friday, October 20, 2017 in her 94th year.

Beloved wife of 67 years of the late Bruce (2015).

Loving mother of Duncan (Susan) and Sheena. Cherished grandma of Rory, Heather, Malcolm (Naomi), Gregor (Lindsay) and Kathleen. Adoring GG to Callum, Angus and Harris.

She is survived by her youngest brother Herbert Andrew. She is also survived by her sisters-in-law Norma and Donalda. Predeceased by her brothers Thomas Alexander, John Douglas and Robert Edward. She will be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

 

Horvath JamesHORVATH, James John  -  Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving wife and his three daughters, in Cambridge, Ontario on Friday, October 20th at the age of 87. 

Jim is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Mary, his daughters Mary (Nick), Helen (Michael) and Elizabeth (John), and grandchildren Michael Nemeth (Lindsay), David Nemeth (Gillian), and Emily, Elaine and Stephen Sloan. 

He will also be lovingly remembered by his brother Leslie Horvath (Joan), many nieces, nephews, and extended family Amber, Dennis, Mike, Amanda and family. 

He was predeceased by his sister Elizabeth Tari and his brother Gerry Horvath. 

 

Bucking GerryBUCKING, Johannes Gerardus 'Gerry'  -  (1942-2017)  -  With sad hearts we announce Gerry's passing after a short battle with pancreatic cancer.

He was 'Hon' and devoted husband to Patricia for 48 yrs and 'My Dad' to Christina Ayre (Chris) Cheryl Paterson (Mark) and son Paul. He was a very proud 'Papa' to Isaac, Hudson, Kyra and Rowan.
Gerry was one of 7 boys and 3 girls born in Onstwedde, Netherlands to Antonius and Gezina.

He was predeceased by his parents, baby brother J. Herman and sister Siena. He leaves behind his brothers Jan (Dianne), Bennett (Betty), Tony (Jane), Herman (Pat) and Bill (Lucy) and sisters Agatha and Cornelia Schlachter (John).

 

SZOLLOSI, George -  With great sadness, the family announce that George passed away peacefully at home on Friday, October 20, 2017 at the age of 80. 

Beloved husband of 48 years of Maria. 

Loving father of George and Maria. Proud grandfather of Sarah, Larry and Henry and great-grandfather of Leonardo and Aiden. 

He will also be lovingly remembered by his sister in-law Suzanna Eros and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 

 

Bond ShirleyBOND, Shirley Margaret (Douglas) - Sadly, the family announces the death of Shirley Margaret Bond (nee Douglas) of R.R.#1 Princeton, at Stedman Community Hospice, Brantford, surrounded by her family, on Thursday, October 19th, 2017, in her 87th year. 

Beloved wife of the late Harold Arthur Bond (2011).

Cherished mother of Janice Marr of Paris and Patti (Ed Przychocki) of Ancaster; loving grandmother of Steven Jepma (Jess Gasewicz) of Waterdown, Jenny (Dr. Aleksandar Radan) of Goderich and Travis Marr of Paris. Great-grandmother to Milan, Vera, Stevan and Zoran Radan.

Sadly missed by her close friend Harvey Barber.

 

Runions JamesRUNIONS, James (Jim) Allan  -  (Q.C.)  -  (July 19, 1931 - October 19, 2017)  -  Passed away after a lengthy illness in his 87th year. Born in London, Ont. to Hazel (nee Thomson) and Arthur Dixon Runions.

As a child he travelled with his father, an Agricultural Rep., watching him introduce modern farming techniques to farmers during the Depression and War years. He enrolled at Ontario Agricultural College ('OAC') where he earned a B.Sc. in Microbiology in 1955. He trained as an Armoured Officer during school to help fund his education, and became a Lieutenant in the 11th Field Regiment Royal Canadian   Artillery. 

 

Land ChristopherLAND, Christopher  -  Peacefully passed away at Cambridge Memorial Hospital on Thursday, October 19, 2017 in his 56th year. 

Loving son of Martyn and Brenda Land; dear brother of Julie Croteau (John) and will be fondly remembered by his nephew Jonathon and by nieces Emily and Madeline. 

Chris fought long and hard to beat Muscular Dystrophy with the love and care of his family. 

Special thanks to the PSW’s for their care and support of Christopher – Jim, Claudette, Collette, Laura and Christine.