Herrgott ThomasHERRGOTT, Thomas Anthony  -  Peacefully at Golden Years Nursing Home in Cambridge, on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, Thomas of Wellesley in his 79th year.

He will be missed by his sister Veronica Bakker of London, sister-in law Maria Herrgott of Kitchener, nieces, nephews and friends in Wellesley. 

Predeceased by his parents Nathaniel Herrgott and Winnifred (nee Lively), brother Joseph Herrgott and sisters Mary Liddard and Florence Herrgott.


VAN SANTEN, Arthur 'Art'  -  Passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at the age of 56.

Art leaves behind his high school sweetheart and loving wife Donna; his beloved daughter Jessica and her husband Phil Smit; his sons Blake and Cole, and their partners Stephanie and Liora; his father John; and his cherished grandson Ethan Smit.

He will be lovingly remembered by his brothers, Don and Philip, his sisters, Dianne, Elaine, and Karen, his in-laws Angelo, Flora, Ken, Steven, and Leanne, his many nieces and nephews, his co-workers, and his many, many friends. Art is predeceased by his mother Evelyn.


Williams RobertWILLIAMS, Robert Brian (Bob)  -  Passed away after a brief battle with severe, finally diagnosed, COPD, at the Guelph General Hospital with his loving wife, and greatly loved granddaughter Taylor by his side, on Wednesday, October 25, 2017.

Bob, age 84 years, was the beloved husband for 17 years to Myra (Carr) Williams, and previously for 27 years to Dorothy (Seberras) Williams.

He was the loving father of Daniel Williams, James (Jim) Williams, and Kevin Williams and his wife Jaime. Bob was the proud and most loving and loved grandfather of Cody, Lindsay, Taylor, Jamie, and Kimberley.

He was the dear brother of Shirley Weir, Paul Williams (Val), and Cam Williams (Pam). Bob will be missed by nieces, nephews, and many, many friends.


Moore DonnaMOORE, Donna 'Michelle'  -  Passed away suddenly at the Grand River Hospital, Kitchener on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at the age of 52. 

Loving daughter of Wayne Moore and the late Elizabeth 'Betty' Moore (2014). Beloved spouse and soulmate of Kristian Whitepost. 

Michelle will be fondly remembered by aunts, uncles, cousins, lifelong friends: Yves Lacroix and Karen MacNally and for her love of animals especially cats.


Ransom WilliamRANSOM, William 'Bill' Lavern  -  Passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at the age of 70.

Bill is now reunited with the love of his life, Carol, who passed away in 2014. 

Father of Junior Ransom (Debbie) and stepfather of Kim Piotto and her husband Darin Park and Joe and his wife Marie Piotto. Very proud Papa of Christina (Chris), Eric, Matthew (Shelby), Anthony, Sheyanne and Mira and great-grandfather of Breanna and Lena.


Reesor DonaldREESOR, Donald 'Donnie' Howard  -  (Veteran - WW II)  -  Passed away peacefully at Clair Hills on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 in his 94th year.

Beloved husband of the late Vicki nee Hergott (2007).

Son of the late Min and Bill Reesor. Loving brother of Joan and her husband Don Archer. Uncle Donnie will be sadly missed by his niece Shannon (Shane) Henkel and their children Jaime and Joel; nephew Chris (Kim) Archer and their children Taylor and Jake; and nephew Pat (Andrea) Archer and their son Andrew. Fondly remembered by the Hergott family.


Uzonj PetarUZONJ, Petar  -  Passed away peacefully at St. Mary's Hospital on Tuesday October 24th, 2017, age 86 years.

Beloved husband of the late Marioara in 2007.

Loving father of Josif ( Maricica) Uzonj and Georgina (George) Miloje. Cherished grandfather of Aneta Uzonj, Georgel (Tanya) Miloje, Cristian (Kristina) Miloje, Valentin (Marilise) Miloje. Fondly remembered by great- grandchildren, Maxim, Dashel, Curtis, Collin, Emma, Nathaniel, Owen, and Evan.

Dear brother of Milena Uzonj and her family in Sweden, and many other relatives and friends in Serbia, Sweden, U.S.A. and Canada.


Moore SarahMOORE, Sarah Gertrude  -  Passed away peacefully at her residence, Victoria Place, Kitchener on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 in her 102nd year. Sarah was formerly of New Hamburg and Norwich. Sarah was born in Norwich, a daughter of the late Frederick and Ellen Walker. 

Loving wife of the late John G. Moore who predeceased her July 25, 1991. 

Loving mother of Verna C. Gutsch and partner Robert Blears of Oshawa, and John W. Moore and wife Peggi of Ridgeway. Dear grandmother and great-grandmother of Cairnlea Spurgeon (Clive) and children Liam and Paige; Arthur Gutsch and children Samuel, Jackson and Laura; Martha Musicco (Jonathon) and children Mackenzie and Sidney; Laura Gutsch; John C. Moore (Barb) and children Robbie, Michael, Bianka & Marcus; Lisa Douglas (Gerard) and children Morgan, Danny and Delaney; Heather Brydges (Michael) and children Tessa & Rachel. 


Giilck EdwardGIILCK, Edward  -  Peacefully at Pine Meadow Nursing Home, Northbrook On Tuesday October 24, 2017.

Beloved husband of Barbara Giilck (Thomas).

Will be missed by sisters Winnie (Fred), London, Edna (John), Waterloo, Carl (Lee), Waterloo. Predeceased by siblings Harold, Lorne, Oscar, Norman, Florence, Lorene, Erma, Elizabeth and Emma. Will be missed by many nieces and nephews.


MARTIN, Fermon S.  -  Passed away on Monday, October 23, 2017, at St. Mary's General Hospital, at the age of 67 years. 

Husband of the late Amy Martin (2010). Father of Nora, at home, Irene and Steven Eby of RR 1 Atwood, Elvin of RR 1 Dobbinton, Jason of RR 2 Chesley, and Fern of RR 1 Dobbinton. Grandfather of Carolyn Eby.

Brother of Lloyd and Vera of RR 1 Elora, Aden and Susie of RR 2 Clifford, Wilma of Elmira, Fern and Melvin Weber of RR 1 Linwood, and Erma and Mervin Weber of RR 1 Palmerston.


Dobbin MaryDOBBIN, Mary Lorraine (nee Gerrard)  –  Passed away at Hospice Wellington, Guelph in the early hours of Monday, October 23, 2017, one day before her 89th birthday.

Loving wife of Frank Dobbin of Guelph, and mother of Frank (Katherine) of Cambridge, Debi (Bruce Shultis) of Guelph, Patrick (Suzanne) of Kitchener and Sheilagh (Scott Grills) of Brandon, Manitoba.

Grandmother to Catherine Dobbin and great-grandmother to Liam, and grandmother to Matthew (Sylvia), Samantha and Nathan Grills. 

Lorraine was predeceased by her siblings Patricia (John Mifflen), Shirley (Robert Yetman), Barbara (Peter Halfyard), Faye (Al Landry) and John (Betty), all of the Halifax area. 


GRISTEY, Leasa May  -  Of Guelph, passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Health Care Centre following a battle with cancer on Monday, October 23, 2017, at the age of 43.

Beloved wife of Nino DeNardis. Loved mother of Sharrisa Fleming. Cherished grandmother of Luvenyx Panneton-Fleming. 

Beloved daughter of Mervin (Kathy) Gristey and Shannon (Art) Howell. Dear sister of Scott (Karen) McCormack, Roddy Wrice, Jerry (Vickie) Machen, and JJ (Crystal) Gristey. Will be sadly missed by her stepmother Pat Gristey, her aunt Sherri (Dave) Henderson, aunts, uncles, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


Gardy DavidGARDY, David John  -  Following a courageous battle with leukemia, David (age 63) passed peacefully into the Lord’s presence, surrounded by family, on October 23rd, 2017 at Grand River Hospital.

Born in Orillia, March 9, 1954, David is predeceased by his mother, (Delphine Brandon), father (John Gardy), step-father (Ronald Dillabough), and brother, (Paul Gardy).

David will be deeply missed by his beloved wife Carolyn, and their children, Tricia (& her husband Doug), Matthew (& his wife Tina), and Lauren (& Andrej), as well as five grandchildren; Savannah, Benjamin, Brooklyn, Colten and Addisen.


Mansz EdwardsMANSZ, Edward George  -  Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at Grand River Hospital in his 86th year.

Beloved husband and best friend of Evelyn for 65 years.

Survived by sister Diane Robbins (Dave). Loving Dad to Sharon (Gary) Szymkowski and Bruce (Wendy). Cherished Grandpa to Wayne (Miya) Szymkowski, Melissa (Shawn Brent) Szymkowski, James (Kerranne) Mansz, Jennifer Mansz. and Helen Alvero. Great-grandpa to Lilianna and Eva.


Phillips ColleenPHILLIPS, Colleen  -  It is with heartfelt sorrow that our family announces the passing of Colleen Lorna Mary Phillips nee Keegan age 87 years at Grand River Hospital on Monday, October 23, 2017.

A Sudbury native, Colleen and her husband Gord raised their family in Thunder Bay, Sudbury, Fergus, and Clinton before retiring for their twilight years to Tillsonburg. A Registered Nurse for over 40 years, Colleen had fond memories of helping others especially during her time with the Children's Aid Society in Sudbury and at Huronview in Clinton. Her knitting needles have now gone silent having produced thousands of 'Izzy' dolls and clothed a multitude of NICU preemies.


Costello RitaCOSTELLO, Rita  -  (1921 – 2017)  -  Formerly of Bell Island, NL. It is with deep sadness that the family announces the passing of their mother in her 97th year.

She was predeceased by her husband Peter and 22 brothers and sisters.

Left to mourn are her children Frank (Marg), Mary, Jim (Jean), and Raymond (Doris). She leaves 9 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and 7 great great grandchildren, as well as many nieces, nephews and many very close friends.


Hachborn HonorHACHBORN, Honor Delia  -  Passed away peacefully at the IOOF Seniors Homes, Barrie on Monday October 23, 2017, in her 94th year.

Beloved wife of the late Ernest George Hachborn (2011).

Loving mother of Andrew Hachborn (Karen) of Newmarket, and Malcolm Hachborn (Frances) of Barrie. Dear grandmother of Filipe (Victoria), Eryc, Danielle, Ellen, Nicole, Amanda, and Gillian.

Also survived by her sister Sheila Brackley, of Dersingham, England. Will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews Diana Whinney, Giles Brackley, Diann Lutz, Debra Rank, Cameron Price and their families.


Kieswetter LauraKIESWETTER, Laura Mae  -  Went to be with her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ on Monday October 23, 2017 at the age of 93.

Predeceased by her husband Lloyd Kieswetter in 2003. 

Beloved mother of Shirley (Dave) Ainsworth, Brian (Marilou) Kieswetter, Sandy (Randy) Hergott, and Garry Kieswetter, all of Kitchener. Loving Grandmother to Wendy (Clyde) Gaudette, Heather (Barry) Sullivan, Jennifer Kieswetter (Greg Grolle), Wesley Kieswetter and Melissa Hergott. Loving Oma to Zachariah, Josiah, Addison, Luke, Justin, Ryan, Teagan, Declan, Victoriah and Calisiah. 


Wagner EvelineWAGNER, Eveline Margaret  -  Passed away peacefully on Monday October 23, 2017 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Kitchener at the age of 96. 

Survived by her only sister, Dolores Chalmers. Cherished mother of three daughters, Judie (Hal) Werner, Debbie (Larry) Spiegelberg, Dale (Richard) Schmidt. 

Grandchildren, Amberlea (Joel) Melloul, Troy (Ronda) Werner, Lisa (Scott) Hennick, Cory (Brittney) Spiegelberg, Brent (Rose) Wagner, Devin (Marijke) Wagner, Becca (Kerry) McKay, Ryan (Tammy) Schmidt, and Sheila Schmidt.  She also leaves behind 16 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed by her special friend, Darby.


Allan LornaALLAN, Lorna Sibbald (nee Cook, Pace)  -  (1922-2017)  –  On Monday, October 23, 2017, at the Hamilton General  Hospital, Lorna passed away peacefully surrounded by family.

Lorna grew up in Hamilton, but lived most of her life in Kitchener-Waterloo. An avid swimmer, water skier, golfer, and traveler, she lived a long and full life. She was employed with the K-W School Board at KCI and was a life-time member of Trinity United Church.

Lorna was predeceased by her loving husband Hugh Allan. Lorna was a loving Mother to her son, Don Pace and his wife Lynda, her daughter, Pam Boutilier and her partner, Carol Dillman, and her step-daughters Liz Arnold and her husband, Dave, and Jane MacPherson and her husband, George.


Hamments TylerHAMMENTS, Tyler James  -  Passed away as result of a motor vehicle accident on Monday October 23, 2017, at the age of 32 years.

Cherished son of Douglas and Patricia Hamments; Beloved brother of Nathan Hamments (Victoria) and grandson of Ilene and Jack Davis and Leone Hamments; sadly missed by his girlfriend Korrina Chaston, cousins, extended relatives and his wide circle of friends and work companions.

Tyler was a General Machinist. He loved fishing and tattoos. Tyler lived life to its fullest. He put his all into everything he did! He worked hard and played hard!


Kenney EleanorKENNEY, Eleanor Grace Kenney  -  87, passed away peacefully at Cedarcroft Place, Stratford on October 22, 2017.

Born in Kuhryville, Perth County, daughter of the late George and Grace (Wootton) Kenney.

Eleanor taught all of her life in Blyth, Oakville and Stratford until her retirement.

She was a member of the United Church of Canada and was a volunteer with Friends of the Festival.


Tuerk MaryTUERK, Mary Frances Tuerk  - Age 71, of New Hamburg, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 22, 2017.

Born in Stratford, daughter of the late Frank Peter and the former Mabel Thacker.

Beloved wife of Frank Tuerk.

Loved mother of Lisa Slater (Paul), Lori Gonzalez (Neil) and Robert Walsh (Maude).


Payson GregoryPAYSON, Gregory Arthur  -  Passed away suddenly on Sunday, October 22, 2017, at the age of 51 years.

Loving partner of Bobby Charlton and her children Brian, Brad, and Jessica, and grandson Liam.

Devoted son of AnnaBelle Payson. Loving brother of Debbie Payson, Tony Payson, and Liann Payson. Lovingly remembered by his nephew Tyler, brother-in-law Bert and Linda Chilton and their children Katy and Kristen, and sister-in-law Jackie Payson and Albert Skraba and Jackie's children Tabitha and Neaca. Also lovingly remembered by many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

Predeceased by his father Ray Payson and step-father Alex Payson.


Houben JamesHOUBEN, James 'Jim' Jacobus  -  It is with great sorrow that the family of James 'Jim' Houben announce his unexpected passing on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. 

Jim was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather, and is survived by his wife and best friend Diane (Maloney).

He lived in Wartburg for much of his career, then enjoyed semi-retirement at McCullough Lake, Grey County, before moving back to Wartburg to spend more time with his grandkids.
His son, Adam, lives in Ottawa with his wife Ann Balasubramaniam and their 9 month son, Keeran, who loves laughing with Grandpa. His daughter Jenny lives in her childhood home in Wartburg, with husband Brad Weber, and three of grandpa's favourite blonde grandkids, Coleton (11), Hannah (8), and Blake (5).


WHITWORTH, Celia (nee Thornhill)  -  Of Guelph, passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Guelph on Sunday, October 22 2017, in her 96th year.  

Beloved wife of the late W.A.O. (Allen) Whitworth (2009) .  

Loved mother of John (Karen) of Guelph and Ann (Ian) of Oakville. Loving grandma of Katelyn and Andrea. 

Predeceased by her four brothers Bill, John, Max and Jimmy. Fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews.