Mitchell MaryMITCHELL, Mary Henrietta McGuire  -  Passed away peacefully at St. Mary’s General Hospital on January 31, 2017 at the age of 89. 

Mary was predeceased by her loving husband David 'Scotty' Mitchell in 2009, whom she was married to for 60 years.

Loving mother of June ( John ) Sproule and Irene ( Greg ) Mitchell. Dear Grandmother of Jon ( Kelly ) Sproule, Jen ( Jay ) Lang, Julie ( Mark ) Calder, and Kristen Warren. Beloved Great Grandmother to Taylor, Ryan, Hailey, Amber, Duncan, Bailey and Jake. Predeceased by her daughter Jean in 1956.

 

Bruder ScottBRUDER, Scott Bradley  -  Passed away on Monday, January 30, 2017 at the age of 52.

Loving dad to Morgan and Bradley.

Cherished son to Robert and Barbara. Beloved brother to Cindy (Herb) Kuehl, the late Steven (2014) and Tanya (Tom) Hawkins. He will be missed by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and many friends.

 

Helm BernardHELM, Bernard Francis 'Bernie'  -  Passed away peacefully with family by his side at Trinity Village on Monday January 30, 2017 at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of  Doris Kelba-Helm and the late Catherine Helm (1991).

Loving father of Susan Helm-Nolan (Kim), Tim Helm (Frances Tessaro) and Denise Helm (Shirley Browne). Step-father of Darryl, Wendy and Dale Kelba. Proud grandfather of 8 grandchildren as well as to his great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his 3 brothers and 3 sisters.

 

Minaker KevinMINAKER, Kevin James  -  Passed away peacefully after a brief illness with his family by his side on Monday, January 30, 2017 at Freeport Hospital at the age of 52.

Loving son of Wally and Janet Minaker and loving brother of Robin and Marney.

Predeceased by his grandparents George and Violet Minaker and Earl and Sarah Schmidt.

 

Reinhardt JoyceREINHARDT, Joyce Mildred (nee Buckingham)  -  (October 23, 1922 - January 30, 2017)  -

'Our Mom has laid down to sleep.
 We pray the Lord her soul to keep.
 She spread her wings to Heaven's Gates,
 Where Dad and loved ones there do wait.'

Joyce will be sadly missed by her children Sharon (Ted), Alan (Marlene), Cliff (Wai Yee) and Glenn (Kim) as well as by her 7 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

 

Buchanan EvaBUCHANAN, Eva Ruth (Chalmers)  -  In her 96th year, passed away January 30, 2017 at Meadow Park Nursing Home, London with family by her side.

Eva is survived by Arlene (Fred) Schaller, Bob (Barb) Buchanan and Louise (Gary) McAsh, sister Beatrice (Clarence) Rutledge, 13 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

Predeceased by her husband Weldon (2001) and son Allen (1991).

 

Faulkner MildredFAULKNER, Mildred Blanche 'Milly'  -  Passed away peacefully with family by her side on January 30, 2017 at Groves Hospital at the age of 83.

Beloved wife of Pursel Kyles Faulkner (passed away in November 2013).

Milly was a loving mother, mother in-law, grandmother (known as Gram or Nanny) and great grandmother to a large immediate family including daughter Elizabeth Wend (husband Klaus Wend – deceased), sons Jim Faulkner (wife Ann Faulkner), Ken Faulkner (deceased), and Robert Faulkner (wife Christine Faulkner), grandchildren Sasha Trahan (husband Derrick Trahan), Amy Franco (husband Carlos Franco), Jamie-Ann Faulkner (husband Paul Fonte), Christopher Wend, Jacob Faulkner, and Michael Faulkner, and great grandchildren Cameron Trahan, Brooklin Trahan, Nathaniel Franco, Sebastian Franco, Benjamin Fonte, Nicholas Fonte.

 

Robertson EleanorROBERTSON, Eleanor Veronica  -  In her 90th year, passed away, peacefully, at St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Guelph, on Monday, January 30, 2017. 

Eleanor was the beloved wife of the late Peter Gibb Robertson (2006). 

She was the beloved daughter of the late John and Kathleen Galbraith. Eleanor is survived by her loving children Heather (John), Karen (Keith), Bruce (Pauline) and Andrew (Amy).  She was dearly loved by her grandchildren Nicole, Phillip, Ian, Matthew, Sarah, Daniel and Veronica, and by her great-grandchildren Landan, Bryson, Tenli, Izzabella and Hayden. 

 

KROUSE, W. Richard (Dick)  –  Passed away peacefully at Lisaard House on Sunday, January 29, 2017.    

Loving husband and best friend of Joy (Daymond) and loving father of Kathy Holland (Paul) and Lynda Peters (Fred).  

Dick had four adoring grandchildren, Andrea (Tyler), Allison (Mike), Sarah (Marc) and Bradley (Michelle) and three great grandchildren.

 

Dirksen GerritDIRKSEN, Gerrit  -  Passed away peacefully at home with family by his side on January 29, 2017.

Beloved husband of Hilda for 55 years.

Loving father of Gerrit (Jenny), Sita (Dave), Henk (Debbie) and Dirk (Shannon). Cherished Opa  of Samantha (Travis), Vanessa (Shayne), Michelle, Chantel (Michael), Krista, Matthew and Michael. Proud Great Opa of Colton. He was a special uncle to Jan (Lia) and their daughters.

 

Armstrong CarletonARMSTRONG, S. Carelton 'Alex'  -  Passed away peacefully with family by his side on January 29, 2017 at Groves Hospital at the age of 87.

Beloved husband 'Carley' of Ann Armstrong.

Loving father of Carla (Brian) Schott, Gloria (Dave) Deskur, Cathy (Mark) Holden, daughter-in-law Lori Armstrong and son-in-law Nathan Hodgson. Cherished papa of Niclole (Don), Missie (B.J.), Darren, Mandy (Chris), Jessica (Brock), Carl (Alysha), Angela (Dean), Jennifer, Rachel, Scott (Olivia), Kristy (Travis), Adam, Daniel, Anthony (Krista), Brad, Colin (Emma) and Devon (Talia).

 

Cordeiro MathewCORDEIRO, Mathew   -  Passed away suddenly at his residence on Sunday, January 29, 2017 at the age of 21.

Beloved son of Aida and Eusebio. Cherished brother of Meagan (Braeden). Loving boyfriend of    Ciena Gomes.

Mathew will also be sadly missed by his grandmother, Ana Cimbron and all of his aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Predeceased by his maternal grandfather Carlos Cimbron and paternal grandparents Natalia Morgado and Manuel Cordeiro.

 

MARTIN, Mary  -  Peacefully passed away with her family by her side on Sunday, January 29, 2017 at Wellington Terrace, Fergus, at the age of 92 years.

Mary, formerly of Elmira, was the beloved wife of the late Clayton 'Jerry' Martin (2007).

Loved mother of Joseph and Cobe Giroux, Sharon and Doug Baltzer, and Jerry and Nancy Martin. Loving grandmother of six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

 

Smith EdSMITH, Edward Elmer William - Passed away, surrounded with love, at St. Mary's General Hospital on Sunday, January 29, 2017, at the age of 82 years.

Beloved husband of Merrian Smith for almost 60 years.

Dear father of Drew Smith (Shara Hearns), Leeanne Billings (Dennis Jukosky), and Barb Howard (Brad).

Also remembered by his five grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

 

Mangru JerroldMANGRU, Jerrold  -  Passed away on Sunday, January 29, 2017 at the age of 42.

Beloved husband of Kunjan. Dear father of Aleena and Aneeka. 

Loving son of Tom (Cad) and Jane Mangru. Dear brother of Nigel (Shadia) and Norman. Jerrold will be missed and remembered by his niece Savannah and his father and mother-in-law Kantila and Damyanti and his sister-in-law Nisha (Tony) and their family Jayden and Eli and his brother-in-law Kishan.

 

Nussbaumer EdeltraudNUSSBAUMER, Edeltraud Maria 'Trudy'  -  Passed away peacefully at home, on Sunday, January 29, 2017 at the age of 86.

Beloved wife of Alfred. Loving mother of Karen Pavao (Roy).

Aunt of Gabriele Praeg (Erich). Survived by her sister-in-law Maria Florentine Geier. Will be missed by her close family friend Helmut Bauer. Predeceased by her parents in Germany; Josef and Margarete Geier and her brother Walter.

 

Smith EdwardSMITH, Edward Elmer William  -  Passed away, surrounded with love, at St. Mary's General Hospital on Sunday, January 29, 2017, at the age of 82 years. 

Beloved husband of Merrian Smith for almost 60 years. 

Dear father of Drew Smith (Shara Hearns), Leeanne Billings (Dennis Jukosky), and Barb Howard (Brad). Also remembered by his five grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Dear brother of Barbara Beebe (Howard). 

 

Bauer SarahBAUER, Sarah Louise (Sally) (nee Batty)  -  Passed away peacefully after a short illness on January 29, 2017 in her 100th year. She is finally welcomed into Heaven by her loving husband Gene Bauer (1967). 

Youngest daughter of the late Clifford Batty and Ella Drake, Sally is predeceased by her eight brothers and sisters, Deborah Smith (Gord Sr.), Rev. Dake Batty, Maurice Batty, Veronica Anderson (Bill), Martina Lang (Eddie), Doris Brenner (Sylvester),Bea Duggan (Connor), and Clifford Batty (Agnes). 

She is also predeceased by her brothers and sisters-in-law, Frank (Barb), Bobby(Marg), Mary Freiburger (Ed), Ray Sr., Jerry, Alice Schmalz (Cec), Rita Huck (Jim), Rev. Dave and Therese Dillon. 

 

Bateman UrsulaBATEMAN, Ursula Erika  -  At age 88, of Stratford, passed away peacefully at People Care (Tavistock) on Sunday, January 29, 2017. Born in Lautenthal, Germany daughter of the late Herman and Else (Bergner) Gerngross.

Predeceased by her loving husband George Bateman on November 1, 2008, Survived by her children; Martha Gerngross, Burkhart Bateman, Ben Bateman, Marjorie Shier, Rose Ballantyne (Keith), Denise Crosby (John), Pat Illman (Walter) and George Bateman (Tammy).

Ursula will be sadly missed by her 16 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren.

 

Hill SaraHILL, Sara Elizabeth Holliday  -  Passed away suddenly on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital at the age of 65.

Loving mother Adam Zarzycki and Quinn Chaisson (Floyd). Cherished Nana of Logan O'Hagan and Sawyer Chaisson.

Dear sister of Tally Hill, Bonnie Hill and John Hill. Survived by her niece and nephew; Jennifer and Scott Urquhart. Predeceased by her parents Jeff and Doris Hill.

 

Kreller DonaldKRELLER, Donald Harold  -  Passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at K-W Campus of Grand River Hospital at the age of 83.

Don will be greatly missed by his many siblings, children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews and extended family members.

Don's family will receive relatives and friends from 2 pm  - 4 pm & 7 pm  - 9 pm on Saturday, February 4th, 2017 at Henry Walser funeral home, Kitchener. A funeral Service will be held in the Funeral Home Chapel on Sunday, February 5th, 2017 at 1:00 pm.

 

Pless KristinePLESS, Kristine Mary  -  Passed away suddenly, on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at the age of 80.

Beloved wife of the late Joseph. 

Loving mother of Stephen (Sheila), Rita Webb (Fred) and Cathrine Murphy. Cherished grandma of Erika, Brent, Erin, James, Cassandra (Josh), Loretta and Kathleen and great-grandma of Jaiden and Xander.

 

Schatz JoanSCHATZ, Joan Hannelore  -  Passed away on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Grand River Hospital at the age of 72.

Beloved wife of John.

Loving mother of Stephanie Fremmerlid (Karl) and Gregory (Robin). Cherished grandmother of Clay, Casey, Dietra, Aberdeen and Preston. Dear sister of Trudy Rawson (Keith).

 

Sommer LydiaSOMMER, Lydia (nee Bartel)  -  Passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 28, 2017. She was 86.

Beloved wife of Paul Sommer (predeceased 2015).

Loving mother of Doris Brown (Ken) and Werner. Cherished Oma of Julie Brown-Gallagher (Mathew), and Great-Oma of Hannah and Eden.

 

Ardelian JonARDELIAN, Jon  -  Passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, January 28th in his 74th year. 

Dearly loved husband of Ana, Jon will be lovingly remembered by his children; Maria Puric (Damir) and Virginia Ardelian, sister Bobita Balica, nieces Jennifer (John), Juliette, and Jennette, great nephew Joshua and brother-in-law Paul Muntean and family. 

Special heartfelt thank you to Naomi Zehr for her loving support and care. 

Miller Kenneth 

MILLER, Kenneth Floyd Terry  -  After a long battle with cancer, peacefully passed away on Saturday, January 28, 2017 surrounded by his family and friends at the age of 52.

Dear brother to Jean Hawco, Harold and Frazer (Shirley) Miller. Kenneth is predeceased by his parents: Harold (September 9, 2011) and Jean (January 28, 1981), sister Sandra (June 29, 2004), sister-in-law Joyce (2010) and brothers-in-law Fergus (September 17, 1995) and John Heath (December 17, 1984).

Kenneth will be sadly missed and forever remembered by his large extended family and his many friends.