Haydamak JohnHAYDAMAK, John Andrew  -  It is with great sadness and heavy hearts, we announce the sudden passing of our dear brother, John Andrew Haydamak on March 6, 2017 at the age of 55. 

Loving son of the late Marlyn F. (nee Brooks) and John V. Haydamak. Dear brother of Dianne (John) McDonald, Joanne Vasco, Carol Waddington, Sharon (Terry) White, Michael (Nitsa) and Marlene. 

Uncle to Lorraine (Ryan), Jessica, Jesse, Shawna (Steve), Joey, Brian, Ashley (Chad), Tara-Lynn and Michael. Great-Uncle to Alanna, Aidan, Emily and Logan. 


CURRIE, Donald George  -  It is with deep sorrow that the family of Donald George Currie of        Cambridge, ON, announces the passing of their beloved father, grandfather and friend on Monday March 6, 2017. 

He is survived by his children Tania (Greg) of Parkhill, ON, Donald (Kaitlin) of Cambridge, ON and Archie (Christine) of Turner Valley, AB; as well as his seven grandchildren Emma, Alissa, Holly, Donald, Hannah, Abby and Tyler. 

Donald was a brother-in-law and uncle to many and a great friend to countless others. 


Gravelle EarlGRAVELLE, Earl Marcial  -  Passed away peacefully at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener after a brief illness on Monday, March 6, 2017 aged 86.

He is together again with his beloved wife Gerry of 55 years.

Loving father to Philip (Jean), Ray (Lori) and Cathy (Peter), proud Grandpa to Michael (Katherine), Amy, Julie and Helena. Great-Grandpa to Penelope and George, dear brother to Alvin Gravelle and Anita Lamoureux and brother-in-law to Anita, Averele, Betty and Bob Lamoureux.


Persaud DeonaryanPERSAUD, Deonaryan 'Deo'  -  Passed away peacefully on Monday, March 6, 2017 at Guelph General Hospital at the age of 58.

Beloved husband of Catherine Eberlin-Persaud with whom he enjoyed 24 years of partnership. Cherished father of Alex Persaud and Natasia Persaud.

Loved son of Sam and Sylvie Persaud. Dear brother of Shanta, Raj, Ahilya, Droopad and Rudy.


Banki WendyBANKI, Wendy  -  Passed away peacefully on March 6, 2017.

Beloved wife of the late Alex Banki. Sadly missed by her son Stuart Wood and his wife Lynne, and deeply missed by her sister Valerie Wheaton.

Wendy lived in Guelph for 20 years next door to her very dearest friends Ann Malcolm, Margaret Nixon, and David Calder.


Polzin KathleenPOLZIN, Kathleen Cavell (Kay)  -  Another angel has been given her wings as our beloved Kathleen was called to be with the Lord. She peacefully passed away at Cambridge Memorial Hospital on Monday, March 6, 2017 surrounded by her family, at 97 years of age. 

Wife of Robert Polzin, cherished Mother of Barbara Hobbs (Bob), much loved Grandmother of Kim (Joe), Cathy (Scott), and Sue (Fred); and Great-Grandmother of Amanda, Tyler, Jessica, Cory, Rick (Channon) and Malyssa. 

Kathleen is also survived by her Great-Great-Grandson Bronson. Kathleen will be dearly missed by her niece Valerie Sootherin. 


Thompson CoralieTHOMPSON, Coralie Frances 'Coral'  -  Passed away on Monday March 6, 2017 at Grand River Hospital, K-W Health Centre, Kitchener. Coral resided in Wellesley and was formerly of New Hamburg. She was born 70 years ago in England.

Dear mother of Craig and Vicky Thompson of New Hamburg, Trevor Thompson and girl friend Megan Goodyear of Wellesley. 

Loving grandmother of Samantha Lapointe and Devon Tucker, Alyshia Thompson, Chloe Thompson and Deven Thompson and great-grandmother of Talon Tucker. 


MARSHALL, Jean - Jean Marshall, age 82, of Stratford, passed away peacefully at her residence on Monday, March 6, 2017.

Born in Glasgow, Scotland, daughter of the late John and Bridget (Sheeky) McPhail. Loving wife of the late Charles Hubbert Marshall (Aug 1998). Loving mother of John Marshall, Charles (Chris) Marshall all of Stratford. Grandmother of Shawn, Heather (Jason), Nikki, Cassandra-Jean (Jeremy), Brandon and their families.


Weber PaulWEBER, Paul Burton  -  Passed away suddenly on Sunday, March 5th, 2017 at his home at the age of 74.

Beloved husband to Marjorie for 55 years.

Loving father to Carol Weber (Mark Brosowski) and Sharon (David) Eenkooren. Cherished grandpa to Jeffrey and Kristy-Lynn Brosowski and  Laura and Lindsay Eenkooren.


Hutchison GeorgeHUTCHISON, George  -  Passed away peacefully in his sleep on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at Cambridge Memorial Hospital in his 88th year.

He is the beloved husband to Margaret of 64 wonderful years, loving father to Graham (Susan), proud Grandpa to Scott and Craig (Melissa), Papa to Samuel, dear brother to Jack (Margaret) of Scotland and special uncle to Stuart (Anna) Young.

He will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his extended family and friends in Scotland.


Bruder MarieBRUDER, Marie  -  Passed away peacefully at Golden Years Nursing Home, Cambridge on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at the age of 82.

Sadly missed by her children Mike Snider (Mary), Jeff Snider (Lynn), Cindy Langlois (Roger), and Cathi Koneru (Suresh) of San Antonio, Texas; grandchildren, Jeremy and Erin, Scott, Christina (Dave), Arya, Nina and Sena; and great-granddaughter Kenzie.

According to Marie’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation or funeral service.


Munro MichaelMUNRO, Michael Clark  -  Passed away suddenly after a short illness, at Grand River Hospital, on March 5, 2017 in his 67th year.

Mike will be sadly missed by his father William Munro. Beloved husband of Kathy Ann (nee Lesa) for 39 years. Loving father of Stephen (Ashley Kaminski) and Robert (Lindsey Smith). 

Fondly remembered by his sisters Mary Williams (Don) and Elizabeth Hoyle (Jim). Mike will be greatly missed by his many extended family members. Also missing Mike is his Chocolate Lab 'Storm'.


PICKUP, Heather  -  (December 3, 1982 – March 5, 2017)  -  Was the beloved daughter of Carol and Jim Pickup of Guelph, sister of Megan Pickup and sister-in-law of Graeme Parke, granddaughter of Leata and Vernon Ashby and the late Mary and Joseph Pickup, niece of the late Marcia and Bill Park, Marilyn and the late Joseph Pickup, the late Hugh Pickup, Mary Jane and Larry Scott, Eleanor Pickup, Marg Pickup and Trevor Shortt and aunt to Henry Pickup-Parke. 

Heather was the much loved cousin of Bronwen Fluyt (John, Parker and Payton), Kate Pickup, James Pickup (Jennifer and Colton), David Pickup (Jeana), Jonathan Pickup, Lauren and Liam Scott.

Heather was a very smart, beautiful, kind, loyal and gifted woman.  Heather always cared for others.  She will be greatly missed. 


STUART, Regina Catherine 'Jean'  –  Passed away, peacefully, in her 96th year, at Riverside Glen, on Sunday, March 5th, 2017.

Predeceased by her husband Norman (2011).

Loving mother to Rick Stuart and his wife Mary, Shirley Stuart, and Nancy Hamilton. Cherished grandmother to Jamie, Stacy, Garrett, Corey, Toby, Tennille, and great-grandmother to 11 great-grandchildren.


Woodland EdgarWOODLAND, Edgar 'Ed'  -  Formerly of London, at Caressant Care Nursing Home, Harriston on Sunday, March 5, 2017 in his 85th year.

Edgar Joshua Woodland was the husband of Helen Woodland, and father of Dave and Sally Woodland of Moffat, and Michele Taylor and Bill Rickart of Bright’s Grove.

Remembered by his grandchildren Joshua, Jordan, Marisa, Kyle, Andrea, and Natalie, and by his sisters Beth Brown of Orangeville, Nora Hoare of Orangeville, and Marion Menary of Grand Valley.


Miller JohnMILLER, John Thomas  -  (1929 - 2017)  -  The Miller family is sad to announce the loss of our beloved John. He passed away on Sunday, March 5, 2017 to be with our daughter Martine.

He leaves his wife Barb after 64 years of love and devotion. Also his son, Scott (Sam) and grandchildren Shannon (Jaymie), Tara and Matthew. Also his great-grandchildren Rozalyn, Emma, Zach, Brandon, Cheyenne and Lily and his adopted family Cynthia and Creighton.

John farmed on the Glen Morris Road all his life and was never happier then when he saw how great the field of corn was or how healthy the beef cattle were. He was past president of Ayr Farmers Mutual, Paris Agricultural Society and a past Deputy Reeve of South Dumfries Township.


Hutchings StephenHUTCHINGS, Stephen Gerald  -  It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Stephen on Sunday March 5th in his home at the age of 32.

Loving son to Wanda and Steve. He will be missed greatly by his son Jackson; longtime partner Amy; brothers Jordan, Dustin and Scott; sisters Lisa and Kaitlyn; grandmother Hazel and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Predeceased by his grandfather Gerald (2008).


Tingey JohnTINGEY, John Brent  -  Passed away at the Greater Niagara General Hospital on Sunday, March 5, 2017, at the age of 72.       

He was the proud father of Stacy Hull (the late Ted) and Christopher (Jennifer). Much loved Grampa of Ashleigh and Wesley.

Brent was the dear brother of Lorne (the late Klora), Marvin (Marion), Sam (Joanne), Tom (Peggy) and the late Barry. He is fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, extended family and numerous friends.        


FERRIS, Clifford Edward  -  Passed away peacefully in his sleep in Guelph, Ontario on March 5, 2017. Born January 11, 1936 to John Ferris and Marjory Dorothy née Baskerville in Toronto.

Predeceased by his eldest brother John and survived by his second eldest brother Robert. 

He is survived by his wife Barbara Ferris, née Kilpatrick, his son Mark and daughter-in-law Tammy Moorse and his granddaughter Corine. 


Allensen LloydALLENSEN, Lloyd Elmore  -  Passed away with his family at his side, on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at the age of 85 years. 

Beloved husband of Bernice (nee Thaler) for 65 years. 

Loving father of Dale (Nancy) and David (Kathy). Proud grandfather of Jeff (Christine), John (Jennifer), Stephanie and great grandfather to Ava, Logan, Kingston, Jack, and Hayden. 


VVanGaal JohnAN GAAL, John Adrianus  -  At age 77, passed away peacefully at home on March 4, 2017.

Beloved husband of Elizabeth (Van Moorsel) who predeceased him March 19, 2015.

Loving father of Brenda Vanderham, Lynda Poredos (Rick), Mark Van Gaal (Christine). Grandfather of Matthew and Michael Vanderham, Richard, Jarrin and Erika Poredos.


Bureau BenoitBUREAU, Benoit  –  Passed away peacefully at Cambridge Memorial Hospital on Saturday March 4, 2017 at the age of 76. 

Predeceased by his beloved wife Joan Bureau (nee Hunter). 

Cherished father of Terri Johnson and Janet Bureau-Russell (Martin). Proud grandfather of Amber, Sean, the late Daniel, Martin Jr., Sam and Fred. 


Phillips JeanPHILLIPS, Jean Violet  -  Passed quietly surrounded by family members at University Gates Long Term Care Centre, on March 4, 2017, at the age of 92 years. 

Survived by her four children Sharon (David) Alvarez, Daniel (Jan) Phillips, Lois (Victor) Thomas, Douglas (Carolyn) Phillips. Also, sadly missed by her loving grandchildren Jennie, Nathan, Nigiel, Sarah, Lauren and Andrew.

Predeceased by her husband David Blagdon Phillips (1920-2006).


Gill RhodaGILL, Rhoda May  -  Passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at the age of 94. 

Rhoda was a devoted wife for 64 years to the late Lester Gill.

She was a loving mother to Greg (Cathy), Gary and Gina who will deeply miss her smile and good humour. Also left to mourn are her granddaughters Caitlin and LeeAnn. She is remembered fondly by her sister Gwendolyn Dysart, her brother Gilbert of Nova Scotia as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. 


Roncato EgidioRONCATO, Egidio  -  Passed away peacefully with his family at his side at the Village of Riverside Glen Long Term Care, Guelph, on Saturday, March 4, 2017.

Egidio Roncato in his 85th year, was the beloved husband of 63 years to Rosa (Bisinoto) Roncato.

He was the loving father of Benny Roncato and his wife Christine, Sandy Roncato Ouwendyk and her husband Adam, Jovani Roncato and her husband Brian Schoenfeld, Darci Wheeler and her husband Terry, and the late Maria Helena. Egidio was the proud Nonno of Amberley (Brandon Wittig) and Jordan.


Herbst RuthHERBST, Ruth  -  Passed away at McVean Lodge, Hanover on Saturday, March 4, 2017 in her 87th year.

Myrtle Ruth ( Ellis) Herbst was the wife of the late Carl Herbst, and dear mother of John Herbst of Normanby Township, Michael and Sharon Herbst of Woodstock, and Linda and John Aberle of Mildmay.

God-mother of Faye Douglas, Tina Shepherd, and the late Terry Seip.