MILLER, Cindy Jean (nee Cracknell) - Passed away at Stedman Community Hospice, Brantford, on Friday, March 10, 2017, at the age of 43 years.
Beloved wife to Darrin; Loved mother to Daneka.
Cherished daughter to Larry and Donna Cracknell and daughter in law to Bob and Mary Miller; Dear sister to Richard Cracknell and sister in law to Robyn Cadwell (Terry) and Leanne Van Boekel (John).
Much loved granddaughter to Jean Miller (Ross Avey) and Pete McHutchin. Dear Aunt to Breanne (Paul), Brock, Bryce, and Tess Cadwell and Tyler and Trystan Van Boekel.
KING, Ellen Gertrude (Lethbridge) - (August 22, 1928 - March 10, 2017) - Passed away peacefully, surrounded in love by her granddaughters; Trina and Nicole and her husband Shane at Hilltop Manor, Cambridge in her 89th year.
Ellen was pre-deceased by her husband King (John King), son John, brother Duke, and great-grandson Grayden.
Lovingly remembered by daughter Carol Rothwell, son Gord (Lee) and daughter-in-law, Dorothy. Special surrogate mom to Doug Brown. Ellen was a cherished Grandmother, Great Grandmother and Great Great Grandmother to: Trina, Kim, Bill, Rob, Lisa, Lori, Tom, Dieter, Nicole, Jacob, Joshua, Haley, Alyssa, Skylar, Jordan, Robyn, Brooke, Kaylee, Savannah, Justin, Tyler, Jakob, Jaidyn, Dominic, Ryerson and Addison.
HEWSON, George B. - Passed away peacefully at Guelph General Hospital on Friday, March 10, 2017, at the age of 87.
Beloved husband for 61 years to the late Audrey F. Perrin (2013).
Father of the late Katherine (2014) (Marc-Andre), Ellen and Robert. Grandfather of Simon, Isabelle and Alexander.
AUGUSTINOVIC, Kata Barbara 'Kathy' - Surrounded by her loving family, Kata passed away peacefully at the Freeport Campus of Grand River Hospital on Friday, March 10, 2017 at the age of 67. She was born in Strasnik, Croatia on February 16, 1950.
Beloved wife of Milan for 43 years, loving mother of Tihomir 'Tim' (Tarah) and cherished grandmother of Kaja and Luka.
Beloved daughter of the late Stjepan and Jaga Ivanovic. Dear sister of Mara (Stjepan) Staresinovic, Slavica 'Sylvia' (Ivan) Juranovic and the late Tomo Ivanovic. Survived by her sister-in-law Ljubica. Fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews, relatives and friends in Canada and Croatia.
LAFONTAINE, Shirley Maude - Shirley Maude Lafontaine, age 82, formerly of RR#5 Stratford, passed away at Hillside Manor on Friday, March 10, 2017.
Born in High Water, Quebec, daughter of James Wilkins and the former Thelma Barnett. Beloved wife of the late Richard Lafontaine. Loved mother of Michael Lafontaine (Verna), Lynne Leasa (Ivan), David Lafontaine and Rick Lafontaine.
SINGH, Lall Bahadur - Passed away suddenly on Friday, March 10th, 2017 at his home, at the age of 71.
Loving father of Nalini ( David ), Linda (Stewart), and John, Cherished grandpa of Ashton, Lincoln, Madeleine and Madison. Dearly remembered by Marie (Galo) Singh, who was married to Lall for 30 years.
Dear brother of Savitri, Sursattie, Rampertab (Bato), Balwant, Shantee and Roger (Raj). Sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
TRYSSENAAR, Christina - At her daughter’s home in Beamsville, on Friday, March 10, 2017, Christina Johanna (Bos) Tryssenaar, formerly of Listowel, in her 98th year.
She was born in Zeist, Netherlands on Dec 15, 1919 and is predeceased by her parents Antony Bos and Wouterje Kraaij, her sisters Jenny, Jo, and Rie and three brothers, Toon, Jan and Gerrit.
Beloved wife of the late Laurens Tryssenaar, Christina is lovingly remembered by her five children – Thea Merritt of Beamsville, Antoinette Villa (Nick) of Blaine, Washington, USA, Walter (Judi) of Stratford, Laura (Bill Armstrong) of Listowel, and Joyce (Jane Saunders) of Thunder Bay.
SMALL, Dorothy (nee Wood) - Of Palmerston and formerly of Cambridge passed away peacefully at the Cambridge Hospital on Friday, March 10, 2017 in her 71st year.
Beloved wife and best friend of Bob Small for 52 years.
Cherished mother of Tony and Kelda Small, Tammy and Calvin Reddon and Rob Small.
Grandmother of Alyssa Small, Jesse Reddon, Amber Reddon, Quinn Small and Taylor Small.
RAJNA, Jean Marie - Passed away peacefully on Friday, March 10, 2017 at Twin Oaks of Maryhill.
Born in Summerside, P.E.I. on April 8, 1933. Daughter of the late Ursula and Ben Gallant.
Jean was the loving wife of the late Andrew (Andy) Rajna (2004).
Dear mother of Lynda Rajna of Winnipeg, Andre Rajna and his wife Ruth of Waterloo. Special grandma to Michael and Alex.
MILLER, Robert G. 'Bob' - It is with great sadness that the family of Robert 'Bob' Miller announce his sudden passing on Friday, March 10th, 2017. Bob was born in County Durham, England and immigrated to Canada in 1965.
Beloved husband of Doris Ann Lemon; Loving father of Leslie and Tina Miller, Michael and Jayne Miller, Lindsay Miller, Ann Miller (deceased) and loving stepfather of Susan and Richard Reid and Gary and Irene Downs; Cherished grandfather of Victoria, Sarah (Sam), Nicole (Nick), Carol-Anne (Matt), David, Scott (Shelby), Lindsay, Kristin and Kelly (Rich); Proud great-grandfather of nine.
Loved brother of Norman Miller, Audrey Powell, Vincent Miller (deceased) and Miriam Scott (deceased). Lovingly remembered by the Lemon and Aitken families. Bob was predeceased by his wife Mary Miller (2012).
SMALL, Dorothy (nee Wood) - Of Palmerston and formerly of Cambridge, passed away peacefully at the Cambridge Hospital on Friday, March 10, 2017 in her 71st year.
Beloved wife and best friend of Bob Small for 52 years.
Cherished mother of Tony and Kelda Small, Tammy and Calvin Reddon and Rob Small. Grandmother of Alyssa Small, Jesse Reddon, Amber Reddon, Quinn Small and Taylor Small. Great grandmother of Autumn Reddon.
EARLE, Kenneth Stanley - (June 28, 1924 - March 10, 2017) - Passed away peacefully with his family by his side at Fairview Mennonite Home.
Ken is the beloved and devoted husband of Eva (Alphonso) Earle, well loved father of Leslie, Linda (Braden Pletzer), Loraine (John Baillargeon) and Lynnette, proud grandfather of Michelle (Steve Brooks), Daniel (Ashley Leslie) and Steven, proud great-grandfather of Jackson Brooks.
A staunch member of any community he served, Ken was a Warden of the United Church in St. Bruno, Quebec, where he also was a true leader in the Boy Scouts of Canada.
CHALMERS, Mabel Elizabeth (Chamberlain) - (May 22, 1926 – March 9, 2017) - It is with sadness and loss that we announce the passing of our mother Mabel on Thursday, March 9, 2017. She passed away peacefully, at home in Elmira, surrounded by her loving family.
Mabel was the beloved wife of the late John Chalmers (October 2001).
Loving mother of Julie and Lloyd Eby, Irene and Tom Murray, the late Bill (2004) and Betty Chalmers, June and Wayne Martin, Florence and Eddie Holterman, and Ken Chalmers and Dianne Hilker, all from the Elmira area.
FORMAN, Neil - At Listowel Memorial Hospital on Thursday, March 9, 2017, Mr. Neil Fraser Forman of Listowel, in his 93rd year.
Beloved husband of Marion (Coghlin) Forman.
Dear father of Diane and Tony Los of R.R. 3, Listowel, Bonnie and Ken Metcalfe, Doug and Patti Forman, and Kathryn and Don Clarke, all of Listowel.
LUKE, Ena - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at Innisfree House, Kitchener at the age of 90.
Best friend and beloved wife of the late Aldric Luke.
Loving mother of Patricia Hay (Ottawa) and Suzanne Luke (Kitchener). Proud grandmother of Carolyn Hay (Joel), Kenneth Hay (Jenn), Michael Hay, Luke Hamel and Augustus Hamel. Cherished great-grandmother of Olivia, Jillian, Justin, Annabelle and Evelyn.
ABATE, Angela (nee Bono) - Of Arthur, passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family at the Groves Memorial Hospital, Fergus on Thursday, March 9, 2017 in her 79th year.
Beloved wife of Antonio Abate for 59 years.
Cherished mother of Masina and Chet Decker of Drayton, Sab and Brenda Abate of Arthur and Sal and Jackie Abate of Mount Forest. Dear grandmother of Joshua Decker, Danielle and Cody Stolz; Stacey and Brandon Vandergaast, Anthony Abate; Nathan McColl-Abate, Jacob McColl-Abate, Masina McColl-Abate. Great grandmother of Nathaniel, Lexi and Holly.
BRILHANTE, Maria Ana - (1935 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at London Health Sciences at the age of 82.
Predeceased by her husband Luis Brilhante, daughter Ana Maria Brilhante and son Nazario Brilhante.
Loving mother of Maria (John), Alvaro (Ruth), Chris (Jack), Irineu 'Ernie' (Mary), Jose, Luis (Julianne), Wayne and Bernadette (Jason). Proud Avo of 21 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Survived by a sister in Toronto and by 3 sisters and 2 brothers in Portugal. We will miss you Mom, you were the sunshine in our lives. We love you.
PAULI, Elaine Clara - Age 71, of Stratford passed away suddenly at the Stratford General Hospital on March 9, 2017.
She was born in North Easthope Township, November 25, 1945, daughter of the late Wilfred and Annie (Otto) Schmidt.
Loving mother and grandmother of Tammy Broughton (Tom) and granddaughters Taylor and Nicole; Rick Pauli (Sarah) and grandsons Jordan and Brady.
MILLER, Mary Ann Lorraine (nee White) - Passed away peacefully at St. Mary's Hospital on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at the age of 72.
Beloved wife of John for over 50 years.
Loving mother of Michelle Miller (Quinn Martin), Julie Light (David) and Jamie Miller. Proud 'Grandma Gerti' of Callum, Rachel, Jacob, Bruce and Eli. Survived by her brothers Denny (Patsy) and Randy (Maureen) and her sister Carol.
ZINGER, Wilfred Christopher - Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of family on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at Groves Memorial Community Hospital at the age of 88.
Wilfred was the epitome of a true gentle man, he was a man of faith who saw everyday as a gift. He was a member of the Maryhill Knights of Columbus from its inception and together with his wife Grace managed the Hall for many years.
Beloved husband of the late Grace Zinger (2007). Dear father of Dennis Zinger (the late Brenda Power, 2015) of Elora, David and Linda Zinger and Julie and Scott Marshall all of Maryhill, and the late Debbie Luft (2005). Dear father-in-law of Jim Luft (Tina).
BAUER, Robert John - Passed away peacefully in his 88th year on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at Cambridge Memorial Hospital.
Beloved husband of Ruth Bauer. Cherished father of Barb (Joe) Kiraly. Treasured grandfather of Faith, Forrest, and Logan Kiraly. Adored by Ruth's family, Claudine (Al) Haid, Brenda Haid and Marc Auger (Rose) and their children Justin and Beth Auger.
Predeceased by his first wife, Marilyn Bauer (nee Phillips), and his son Robert Bauer.
INGRAM, John Cormack - It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of John C. Ingram (79 years of age) on March 9, 2017.
Especially missed by his wife Germaine (the love of his life).
John adored his daughter Sandra Shaughnessy (Gary) of Waterloo both of whom he was so proud. Predeceased by his beautiful daughter Sherelle Hodgson (Keith).
ELLIOTT, Bernice - Passed away on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at Freeport Campus of Grand River Hospital at the age of 72.
Beloved wife of Harold. Loving mother of Tamara McRae (Dean) and Chad (Karen). Proud grandmother of Kara Bethune.
Dear daughter of Josephine Lewis and the late John. Cherished sister of Sheila (Ted), Jim (Rhoda), Jacinta (the late Bill), Marion (Kevin), Marie (Jim), Dorothy (Steve), Millie (the late George) and Nicola (Brent). Survived by her sisters and brother-in-law; Shirley, Audrey, Gerald and Carolyn and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her niece Samantha and 3 sisters-in-law.
DICKIN, Roy King - Passed away peacefully at St. Mary's Hospital on March 8, 2017 at 90 years of age.
Beloved husband of Jean (nee Wheeler) of 60 years.
Loved father of Steve (Kathy); Mark (Janeen) Dickin. Dear Grandfather of Michael (April), Bradley (Chelsea), Melanie (Scott), Jeff (Sondra), Daniel, Carly (Mike). Proud Great grandfather of Lucas, Samantha, Ben, Ella, William, Thomas, Eva.
RILEY, Sheila Anne - Passed away after a courageous fight of a lengthy illness on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener with her sons at her side in her 76th year. She is together once again with her beloved husband Edward 'Ted' (2012).
Loving mother to Kevin (Monika) and Jason (Chantelle), proud Grandma to Liam and Bailey and dear sister to Barry (Diane).
She is predeceased by her parents Andrew and Janet Simpson. Sheila will be sadly missed and forever remembered by her extended family and friends.