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Endres HildegardENDRES, Hildegard C.  -  At age 94, formerly of Stratford, passed away peacefully at Wildwood Care Centre (St. Marys) on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Born in Veitshoechheim, Germany, daughter of the late Jakob and Elisabeth (Gutbrot) Eissner.

Predeceased by her loving husband Karl J. Endres, October 21, 1993.

Loving and cherished mother of Juergen Endres and his wife Donna, proud grandmother of Kaitlin Endres and Karly Endres and her relatives in Germany (Horst, Hannelore and Janina).


Moura MariaMOURA, Maria Da Conceicao Cabral  -  Passed away peacefully at home with family by her side on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at the age of 67 years. 

Beloved wife of Antonio. Cherished mother of Jose (Marie) and Nelia (Mike).

Survived by her sisters Maria Rego (Joao) and Mary Lou Moura (Antonio) and by many relatives and friends.

Predeceased by her parents Jose Resendes Andrade and Anna de Moura Cabral.


Fior TheresaFIOR, Theresa  -  Our beloved mother Theresa, mentor and best friend, passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017, in her 99th year, at St. Joseph's Long Term Care in Guelph. This deep loss is shared by her daughters Rose Begg (Allister 2001) and Lillian Mokanski (Joseph).

Theresa was happiest when she shared her love of cooking and gardening with her family and friends. 

She will be greatly missed by her grandchildren Debra Grant (Ken), John Begg (Elizabeth), Julie Jeffery (Brian), Janice Kukovica (Peter) and Mathew Mokanski (Deborah Elliot); great-grandchildren Jesse Whitaker (Tanya) , Stephanie Begg (Taco Zandstra), Jacob Kukovica, Nathan and Lisa Jeffery, Meaghan and Kyra Mokanski; and great-great grandson Eric Whitaker.


Larion LauraLARION, Laura Ann (nee Nemeth)  -  At Brantford General Hospital, on Saturday October 7, 2017, in her 64th year.

Beloved ma to Rob, and Melissa Larion (Christian Kaufmann); cherished gamma to Keegan and Mara. Much loved daughter to Reta (nee Knight) and the late Frank Nemeth.

Cremation has taken place.

Donations to SPCA or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.





Lee ArthurLEE, Arthur James  -  Passed away peacefully at home on October 7, 2017 surrounded by his family and friends after a 3.5 year long battle with cancer.

Loving father of Amy Neilson (Jay) and Eric Lee (Annie). Cherished grandpa of Cameron and Sam.

Art will also be sadly missed by his father Fred (Joan) and his brothers, Gord (Viki), Gary 'Gabe' (Patricia), Bill (Debbie), and Don.

Predeceased by his mother Patricia (nee Ellis).


Kruger HerbertKRUGER, Herbert Bertholt  -  The family of Herbert Bertholt Kruger sadly announces his death on October 7, 2017 at People Care AR Goudie, Kitchener, ON.

Herb, 87, is survived by his wife and most trusted friend of 38 years, (Jocelyn) Jockie Loomer-Kruger, treasured daughters from his first marriage, Martina (Jim) Munroe, Whitby, ON, and Jae (Andy) Shaw, Ottawa, ON, and younger brother, Erwin Al (Reta) Kruger, Comox, BC.

Also, remembering Herb with deep affection are Jockie’s daughters and son; Jennifer Bishop, Wolfville, NS, Heather (Darryll) Taylor, Truro, NS, and Robert (Madhavi) Bishop, Milton, ON. Grandchildren Cameron and Jerie Shaw, Rhea and Patrick Munroe, and Cady and Zach Bishop remember their Grandpa Kruger and Grandpa Herb in many tender ways.


Collier RobertaCOLLIER, Roberta (nee Page)  -  Passed away peacefully at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener with family by her side, on Friday, October 6, 2017 at the age of 53. 

Beloved wife of Sean Collier. Loving mother of Ashley. 

Dear sister of Lee Page and Ernie Page (Ann). Will be missed by her nieces and nephews. She will be fondly remembered and deeply missed by the Collier and Park families.

Predeceased by her parents Florence (Pat) Rose and Kenneth Page and her brother Donald Page.


Hodgson DoreenHODGSON, Doreen (nee Turner)  -  After a full life Doreen passed away peacefully on Friday October 6th, 2017 at Innisfree House in Kitchener at the age of 92.

Doreen was born in London, England on August 25th, 1925. She was the last survivor of her five siblings. She lost her three brothers during WWII and this deeply affected her through her entire life. Two sisters are also predeceased. She lost the love of her life, Gerry Hodgson, on November 22nd , 2015. They had been together for 70 years and her life was not complete without him. She leaves behind two sons and a daughter: Alan and his wife Monika, Marty and his wife Sherry and Julie and her husband Paul Reinhardt.


Cidade MariaCIDADE, Maria da Graca  -  Passed away peacefully at home with family by her side, on Friday, October 6th, 2017 at the age of 81. 

Beloved wife of Jose. 

Loving mother of Grace (Domingos), the late Joe (Alice), Helen (Abby), Danny (Anna), and Dennis. Much loved grandma to Amy, Matthew, Adam, Mark, David, and Robert, and great grandma to Lillianna, Hunter, Kylie, Leandro, Sofia, and Migual.

Dear sister of Helena Coelho, the late Manuel Lima. She will be fondly remembered by her extended family, many nieces and nephews.


Gaede RobertGAEDE, Robert 'Bob'  -   (A.O.C.A.)  -  After a long and very productive life, Bob Gaede has 'slipped the surly bonds of earth' and set up his easel in a better place.

He is now reunited with his beloved wife Audrey (2016) and much missed siblings Olga, Frieda, Laura, Frank, Henry, and Rudy. He leaves behind his much loved children Jennifer Snider, Deb Gaede, and Rod (Eveline) Gaede. Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren James Gaede (Emily), Chris Snider (Tati), Jordan Gaede (fiancée Vallery), Nick Gaede (Tara), and Jackie Snider.

Bob was also blessed with five great-grandchildren and one on the way. He had a special place in his heart for his nieces and their families, Elaine (Bert) Meng, Judy (Lee) Bell, and the late Sharon (Jack) Soeder.


Black EthelBLACK, Ethel Florence (Ford)  -  It is with profound sadness we announce the sudden passing of Ethel Florence Black, aged 85 years, at Hamilton General Hospital Thursday Oct 6th, 2017. 

Ethel was the devoted, loving wife of 63 years to Gilmour Robert Black, cherished mother of Karen (Erik), Brian (Brenda), Steve, Mark (Tracy), and Morgan (Julie). Mom was the always proud Nanny to 16 wonderful grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. 

She is also survived by her brothers Jimmy and Doug, sisters Elaine and Shirley and predeceased by her sister Beverley. 


Kurilenko AnnaKURILENKO, Anna  -  Passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Friday, October 6, 2017 in her 88th year.

Beloved wife of John. Loving mother of Alina and Jon. Mother-in-law to Robert. Babcia to Simon and Miles.

We will miss her determination, playfulness and amazing cooking. Being stubborn allowed her to accomplish so much. We love you Anna, as do all your good friends.


MILBURN, Robert 'Bob' - (1925 - 2017) - On Friday, October 6th, 2017, at the Columbia Forest Long Term Care in Waterloo. Bob Milburn of Waterloo, and formerly of Hamilton, in his 93rd year.

Predeceased by his wife Marian Florence (Terry) 1997 and his son Douglas 1967. Survived by his sister Joyce Koehki of Switzerland and brother Hudson and his wife Linda Milburn of Waterloo.

Bob is also survived by a number of nieces, nephews and other family members. Predeceased by sister Arlene and her husband Lawrence Rust and brother in law Armin Koehki.


Munch DavidMUNCH, David Lloyd  -  Peacefully passed away at his residence on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 63 years of age. 

Dave is survived by his loving mother, Maxine Munch; sons David Jr., and Michael of whom he was very proud; his sisters Bonnie (Bill Ray) Munch, Susan Van Sickle and Brenda (Ken) Elligson. He dearly loved his grandchildren, Annabelle and Lucas. He will be lovingly remembered by his many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his father Lloyd (Tony) and grandson Benjamin. 


Schonnop MaureenSCHONNOP, Maureen Elizabeth  -  Of Guelph, passed away peacefully at Hospice Wellington on Thursday, October 5, 2017, at the age of 72.

Loved mother of Susan and Jeff Schonnop. Dear sister of Terry (the late Edith), Dennis and Pat (Bill).  Former spouse and friend of the late Stanley Schonnop (2002). Will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Maureen had an artistic flair, and was a lover of animals.


Pilkey RobertPILKEY, Robert Frederick (Bob)  -  Of Guelph, passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Health Centre on Thursday, October 5, 2017, at the age of 80.

Beloved husband of the late June Pilkey (2009). 

Loved father of Kim (Robert) Johnston, Jamie (Karen) Pilkey and April Humphries. Cherished grandfather of Arly, Lindsey, Adrian, Ty, Hayden, Ashton, Riley and six great grandchildren. Dear friend of Janet Dyson.  Also loved by his canine companion Lady Truffles. 


Roach DavidROACH, David (Dave) Louis  -  Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday October 5, 2017 after a courageous fight with cancer for two and half years. He was 52 years old.

Dave will forever be remembered by his wife Michele (McBride) and their son Rylee, along with his sisters Judy (Tim) and Muriel (Larry) and sister-in-law Karen. He will be missed by Jim and Arlene McBride, Patrick (Kathy), Deb (Mike), nieces, nephews, as well as his best friends Wally and Wanda.

He is predeceased by his mother Ellen May, father Louis, sister Donna and his brother Ronald. 

Born on March 30, 1965, in Kitchener Ontario, he was the youngest of five children. For over 25 years, he was a dedicated employee at Enertech Maintenance Contractors.


Thompson PeterTHOMPSON, Peter Hans  -  (Longtime Employee Budd's Automotive)  -  Passed away peacefully with family by his side at Innisfree House on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the age of 75.

Beloved husband of Deana for 43 years. Loving father of Ryan and Jodi (Chris). Proud Papa of Jack, Natalie and Colin.

Sadly missed by his sisters Heidrun and Sue. Dear son-in-law of Gerald and the late Roberta, and brother-in-law of Barbara (Mark), Jerry (Marlene), Cathie (Jim) and  David (Gale).


Viegas JoseVIEGAS, Jose  -  Passed away peacefully at Grand River Hospital on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the age of 93.

Beloved husband of the late Irene (2014).

Loving father of Noemia Martins, and Edmund Viegas and his wife Maria. Proud Avo Ze of Ricardo and his wife Teresa, Andrew and Matthew. Cherished Vovo Ze to Carmela and Silvia.

Survived by brother Joao Viegas and his wife Ilda. Predeceased by his parents, brother Manuel and sister Francisca. He will be sadly missed by his nieces and nephews.


WEHRLE, Nathan Joseph  -  It is with heavy and saddened hearts that we announce the sudden death of our son, Nathan Joseph Wehrle, as the result of a tragic car accident. He was born March 27, 2002. 

Nathan was the son of his mother Rebecca & stepfather Gregory Kendall and his father Thomas        Soloman. Nathan is survived by his grandparents Cecilia Wehrle, Les and Sharon Soloman and predeceased by his grandfather Joseph Wehrle and by his step grandparents Robert and Catherine Bidgood and Blaine     Kendall. He will also be lovingly remembered by his brothers, sisters, many aunts, uncles and cousins.


Parkin JoycePARKIN, Joyce  -  Passed away peacefully at Cambridge Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 at the age of 73.

Beloved wife of David.

Cherished mother of Colin (Denise) and Lesley Jarvis. Loving grandmother of Kyle, Brett, Lauryn, Kaitlyn, and David.

Joyce will be sadly missed by her brothers Phil and Mike, and her sisters-in-law Sandra Hevicon and Sue Green.


Logel KathleenLOGEL, Kathleen Rose 'Kay'  -  Peacefully passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Freeport Health Centre in her 94th year.

Kay is lovingly remembered by her 47 nieces, nephews and their families.

Kay was the last surviving member of her family, having been predeceased by her parents, George and Christine (Schiebel), Logel, her brothers Charlie, Alf, Oscar, Frank, Bill, Edward and Jerome, and sisters Stella, Laura, Mary, Helen and Margaret.


Graziotto RobertGRAZIOTTO, Robert James  -  Age 58, passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. 

He was the beloved husband of Mary for 31 years. 

Robert was the cherished father of Chris and Jason. He was the proud grandfather of Tessa-Maria Antoniette. 

Robert was the loving son-in-law of Virgilio and Antonietta Albanese and the loved brother-in-law of Grace Tanti (Brian). He was the loved uncle of Zio Aldo Albanese and the loved nephew of Zio Nick and Elena Marchione and family. Robert was predeceased by his father James Graziotto (1996).


Andrews JohnANDREWS, John William  -  Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at the Guelph General Hospital. 

John Andrews, 73, of Guelph, Ontario, was born in Arthur, Ontario to Fred and Alice Andrews. He lived most of his life in Mount Forest and Guelph.

John, also affectionately known as Jack (and Daddio), was a loving, social man who enjoyed visiting with friends and family, long car rides in the country, collecting crokinole boards, and playing card games (which he usually won!).

John was a dedicated employee of Euclid Hitachi (now Hitachi), where he was employed as an inspector until his retirement. He was well-liked by his co-workers.


McQUADE, Jean Marilyn  -  Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Nithview Home, New Hamburg. Jean was born 84 years ago in London, Ontario and was the daughter of the late Edwin and Florence Hiller (Hendrick).

Beloved wife of Gerald McQuade whom she married July 26, 1952. 

Cherished mother of Randy and Mary McQuade of Baden and Janice and Charles Deighton of Clarence Creek. She will be missed by her grandchildren; Russell and Lena, Connor, Jocelyn and Rob, Amanda, Autumn and great-grandchildren; Kayla, Logan, Madison, Tory and William.


Norris DonaldNORRIS, Donald George  -  Passed away at his home in Guelph on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, in his 70th year. 

Donald will be fondly remembered by his sister, Brenda Zinger (George); his nephew Adam; his niece Tammy Nash (David) and her family; Christopher, Matthew and Sarah. 

Cremation has taken place. At Donald’s request, there will be no formal services. Arrangements out of Guelph.