BECKER, Lana Theresa (nee Roote)  –  Passed away on Tuesday November 14, 2017 at the Cambridge Memorial Hospital. Lana Becker of RR#2 Petersburg in her 70th year.

Beloved wife of the late Russel Becker who predeceased her January 25, 2010. 

Loving mother of Gary and wife Amy, Wanda and husband Scott Harley all of Plattsville, Kathy Becker of RR#2 Petersburg, Billie Jo Becker of New Hamburg, Serena of Kitchener and Lyndon of Kitchener. Sadly missed by her grandchildren Hunter, Rochelle, Hawkins, Kayla, Melissa, Amelia (Travis Thompson), Reese, Kaliope and by great grandchildren Hayleigh, Shyanne and Mackenzie. 


Gagne DianeGAGNÉ, Diane B. (nee Jacques)  -  Diane was welcomed into heaven by her Lord & Saviour on November 14, 2017 while surrounded by her family and their love in her 71st year.

Beloved wife of Jacques Gagné for 46 years. Loving mother to Chad (Kim) and Trisha. Proud nana to Ethan and Claire.

She will also be lovingly remembered by her siblings Irene, Alec, Blanche, Dorothy, Elizabeth, Rose, Armand, Raymond, Mae, Eileen, Joseph, Louis, Jimmy, Sharon, Nolan and Brian. Diane will be missed by many nieces, nephews, friends and extended family.


Parsons LauraPARSONS, Laura Mary (Nee O’Leary)  -  (Of Baden)  -  It’s with broken hearts we announce the passing of our well-loved Mother and Nannie. Laura passed away peacefully surrounded by all her children and grandchildren at Freeport hospital on November 14, 2017 at the age of 84. Born November 6, 1933 on Bell Island, Newfoundland, daughter of the late Charles and Margaret (Kent) O’Leary. 

Predeceased by her husband of 59 years, Jonathan (Jack) in May 2015. 

Treasured Mother of Paul (Karen), Ramona (Peter 2014) Schuitema, David (Connie), Terry (Carol), Robert, Laura (Brad) Becker. Precious Nannie to Paul, Jonathan, Joshua, Tyler, Ashley, Brett, Megan, Jessica, Alex, Taylor, Nicholas & Jordan, and 3 great grandchildren Nathaniel, Madison, Evangeline and excited for the arrival of her 4th in February. 


Davidson GordonDAVIDSON, Gordon  -  At age 77, passed away peacefully at the Mitchell Nursing Home on November 14, 2017. Born in Stratford, July 18, 1940, son of the late Robert and Nancy (Cheer) Davidson.

Beloved husband of Mary (Townsend). Loving father of James Davidson and Catherine Davidson (deceased December 1, 2016).

Also survived by a sister-in-law Florence Davidson. Predeceased by his brother Robert Davidson (1984).

Gordon was an employee of Fram for 34 years until his retirement in 1994. He was a member of Life Church, Stratford.


PRICOP, Kurtis Avery  - On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Kurtis (Kurt) Avery Pricop, beloved son, brother and uncle, passed away suddenly at the age of 23 years.

Kurt will be forever remembered by his beloved father John, mother Deborah, and his sisters Bridget and Vanessa, and niece Pearl.


Brown LeslieBROWN, Leslie John 'Les' - Passed away peacefully after a brief illness at Freeport Campus of Grand River Hospital on Monday, November 13, 2017, at the age of 74 years.

Beloved husband for 53 years of Irene Brown of Elmira.

Dear father of Cara Brown and Gareth Brown, and father-in-law of Tara Brown. Loved grandfather of Gavin and Dylan. Lovingly remembered by his cousins and extended family in Wales.

He was the retired owner/operator of the Winenot Store in Kitchener and will be missed by his many friends and customers.


Dyck SarahDYCK, Sarah  -  At the age of 93, Sarah slipped peacefully into her next adventure on Monday, November 13, 2017.

A true Child of the Sabbath, Sarah was born to Abraham and Agatha (Peters) Dick on Sunday, September 28, 1924 on a farm in Wilmot Township. The second of four children – sisters Helen and Anne and brother Arthur – she finished her schooling at age 11 after which she helped out on the farm and eventually found work at the Sunshine Factory in Waterloo. But nothing could quell Sarah's insatiable passion for learning. She excelled at piano and organ and went on to study at Bethel College in Kansas (where she met husband Bill), at UWO's Waterloo campus and eventually at the University of Waterloo where she earned a Master of Philosophy degree in English.


FERZANOVIC, Milena  -  Following a brief battle with cancer on Saturday, November 11, 2017, at the Freeport Hospital, in Kitchener, with her family by her side, Milena Ferzanovic (nee Kurtes) of Kitchener age 64 years.

Beloved wife of the late Vojo (2015).

Loving mother of Debbie Vujic and husband Sasha of Mississauga and Rada Constantinou and husband Frix of Kitchener. Dearest grandmother of Aleksandra, Anastasija and Michael.


Roszel GraceROSZEL, Grace Margarette  -  It is with profound sadness that the family of Grace Roszel (nee Halliburton) announce her passing, after a brief illness, on Monday November 13, 2017, at the age of 91 years, surrounded by her family, at Hospice Wellington in Guelph. 

Grace will lovingly be remembered by her daughter Margaret (Donald) Good, son Richard (Beverley) Roszel and son Paul (Susan) Roszel all of Guelph. She will also be fondly remembered by her 5 grandchildren, Wayne Good, Kimberly (Robert) Markie, David (Kari) Good, James Roszel, Lisa Roszel (Li-Hsin Chang) and by 7 great-grandchildren, Zachary, Cassandra, Sophie, Colton, Archer, Imogen and Cohen. 

Grace is survived by her sister Mary Ellen Shea and several nieces and nephews. She will be dearly missed by many great friends. 


GIROUX, Rheal Armel  -  Of Kitchener and retired to Goderich, Rheal passed away surrounded by his caring family, at the Innisfree House Kitchener in his 72nd year.  

Beloved husband of Gail Giroux. 

Loving father of Deanne (Erick) and Renee (Danny), and proud grandfather of Kassandra (Brandon), Rachel, Jeremy and Korbett.  

Dear brother of Gilles (Suzette), Marc (Diane), Claire (Jeannot) and Raymond (Carol). Sadly missed by his mother-in-law Shirley, brothers-in-law Barry (Karen), Peter and sister-in-law Deb (K.C.).  Remembered by many nieces and nephews. 


Smith AnneSMITH, Anne  -  Went to be with her Lord and Saviour, peacefully in her sleep, on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at the age of 95 years.

Survived by her daughter Judy (Ed) Muegge and son Jerry (Sandra) Smith, eight grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.  Also survived by her sisters Edith Collins, Evelyn Battler and Alice Evans.

Predeceased by her beloved husband George in 1981, daughter Joan in 2007, son George in 2014 and two sisters Kay and Elizabeth.


Brown RalphBROWN, Ralph Carman - In deepest sadness, the family of Ralph Brown announces his passing at The Groves Memorial Community Hospital in Fergus on Sunday November 12th, 2017 in his 61st year.

Ralph will be sadly missed by his loving wife Kim and sons Michael and Kollin.

He is also survived by his sister Sandra of Mount Forest and predeceased by his parents Marion and Carman Brown.


Silver IsabellaSILVER, Isabella Dorothy (nee Jardine)  -  The family sadly announces the passing of Isabel on November 12, 2017 at Hilltop Manor in her 89th year. Born in Hespeler, Ontario in 1928 to Harold and Martha Jardine.

Predeceased by her husband Jim Silver (1983). 

Isabel is survived by her children Gord (Brenda) of Kanata, Don (Susan) of Mississauga, Jeff (Shirley) of Cambridge, Rob (Anita) of Kitchener, and Cathy (Dave) of Cambridge. Isabel leaves behind her 13 loving grandchildren and 16 amazing great-grandchildren. 


Redmond BradleyREDMOND, Bradley 'Brad' Wade  -  Passed away on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Innisfree House at the age of 49.

Beloved husband of Jo-Anne (nee Currie).

Loving father of Brandy, and stepfather of Kristopher, Nolan. and Justin (Kyla) Leis. Cherished Papa of Summer Brown, Noah and Preston Leis, and Kaylee Leis.

Survived by his siblings Byron (Corinne), Bruce, and Blair (Christine Webb). Will be missed by his nieces and nephews, Kevin (Constance), Adam (Meaghan), Megan, Savanah, and Ashton; and his great-nephew, John.


Prange WallacePRANGE, Wallace Walter  -  Passed away on Saturday November 11, 2017 at Sunnyside Home at the age of 91. Wally was born in Pembroke, Ontario on December 20, 1925.

Beloved husband for 53 years to Ruth (nee Simon).

Loving Father of James (Mary) Prange and Lisa (Richard) Griffin. Cherished grandpa of Ryan and Kylie Griffin and Matthew and Hannah Prange.


McCourt JamesMcCOURT, James (Jim)  –  Of Cambridge, passed away unexpectedly at the age of 57. 

Jim loved to tell stories about his family and friends. He was a real handyman always helping his family in his own way. He enjoyed going on hunting and fishing trips in Northern Ontario. Jim’s favourite working environment was at Lulu’s Roadhouse. He enjoyed listening to the music and it was there that he met some of his music idols.

Loving father of Jenna Quinn of Banff, Alberta. Dear brother of Marlene McCourt, Robert McCourt (Bonnie), and Reta McCourt. Special uncle of Christina McCourt (Jason Hawkins), Megan Rubidge (Jason), John McCourt, and David McCourt (Stacey LaPlante).