Anastasiade JordanANASTASIADE, Jordan Victor  -  At age 64, Professor at Seneca College, School of Computer Science, passed away peacefully at Victoria Hospital in London on Tuesday, October 31, 2017.

A loving and beloved husband, brother, and uncle, Jordan had a complex and unique personality that touched, in a gentle but profound way, the lives of those who knew him. He was humble and soft-spoken, but also kind and generous, and unflinchingly dedicated to contributing to the education of the young. He was an avid learner who, all his life, was determined to seek knowledge and be enchanted by it.


Alarie MaryseALARIE, Maryse Theresa (nee Lizotte)  -  Passed away with her precious daughter Julie at her side at Hospice Wellington at 5 a.m. on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at the age of 56. 

Beloved wife of Noel, proud mother of Julie Hendsbee (Michael). 

Dear sister of the late Marilyn Lizotte, Jim Lizotte (Joanne), Sylvie Revoy (Don), Lynn Lizotte and Langis Lizotte. Fondly remembered by the Alarie families, many nieces, nephews and dear friends.

Predeceased by her parents Gisele and Romeo Lizotte. 


Hill TallyHILL, Tally  -  Passed away peacefully at St. Mary's Hospital on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at the age of 73.

Beloved daughter of the late Jeff and Doris Hill.

Dear sister of Sara Hill (predeceased - 2017), John Hill and Bonnie Hill. Loving aunt of Adam Zarzycki, Quinn Chaisson (Floyd), Scott Urquhart (Cindy Gosselin) and  Jennifer Urquhart (Steven Blais) and great aunt of Logan, Sawyer, Scarlett, Arabella, Amelia and Joshua.

Sadly missed by her four-legged companions Nina and Poppy.


Lotz EldeneLOTZ, Eldene  -  With great sadness, we announce the passing of Eldene Rose Lotz, age 82, of Stratford. Eldene passed away peacefully and was surrounded by her loving family at Sakura House on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, after a short courageous battle with cancer.

She was a devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and sister-in-law. She had the most generous, loving heart and touched many lives with her kindness. Eldene especially enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved to spend her time knitting, crocheting and gardening.

Predeceased by husband Kenneth Lotz (1991) and by her parents Eli and Olga Steckley.


Keating HelenKEATING, Helen Elaine  -  Peacefully passed away at her home on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, in her 70th year. 

Beloved wife of Don Keating. 

Dear mother of Steve Keating (Elizabeth), Christine Cole (Keith), Tammy Kroeger (Todd McPherson) and Darlene Keating (Rob Murray). Cherished Nanny of Kiley, Josh, Courtney, Kayla, Brooke, Brandon, Taylor and Jaryd.       

Survived by her sister-in-law Doreen Wadden, her 'bingo buddy' Anna Cole and was a loving aunt to many nieces and nephews.


Eby MelEBY, Mel (Melvin)  -  Passed away suddenly at Parkwood Suites, on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, in his 87th year.

The loving husband of Martha (Weber) for 65 years.

Amazing father of Darlene (Mark Snider), Don (Dianne), Joyce (Ken J. Jantzi), and Richard (Corey). He will be sadly missed by 14 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

Dear brother of Adeline Horst. Predeceased by his parents Isaiah and Veronica Eby, sisters Persida Brubacher and Amanda Eby, brother Elo Eby, brothers-in-law Emerson Brubacher (Elvina) and Orvie Horst, and sister-in-law Jean Eby.


Bilinsky ThomasBILINSKY, Thomas 'Tom' Michael  -  (1941 – 2017)  -  It is with great sadness and love that we share the passing of Tom Bilinsky of New Hamburg. He was surrounded with the love of his family at Grand River Hospital Tuesday, October 31st, 2017.

Tom is survived by his loving wife of 53 years Joan Bilinsky, their children Joanna (Mike) Conway and Keith Bilinsky, and sister Lillian Sova. Tom so loved his grandchildren Kristin and Dune Conway, Breanna and Joshua Bilinsky.

Tom was an avid collector, reader, fisherman, back country camper and lover of pets.


GAW, Yvonne Marie  -  Passed away peacefully with her loving family at her side on Monday, October 30th, 2017.

She is now reunited in heaven with her loving husband, Adam Gaw and her eldest son, Thomas Edmund Gaw. Cherished by her dear sons, Paul Adam and Timothy Allan and his wife Dee.

Loving grandmother to Annie (Ken), Ashley (Will), Amy (Dan), Brittany (Justin), Nikki (Kyle), Benji (Jen) and great grandmother to Mikailey, Kayla, Sam, Owen, Jaden, Blake, Denver and Adam.


ANCLIFFE, Karen Margaret  -  Peacefully passed away at the Innisfree House Hospice in Kitchener on Monday October 30, 2017 at the age of 63. With her family by her side and in her thoughts. 

Loving mother to Stephen and Brian (Marge). Devoted and loving 'Nana' to Emma. 

Survived by her brothers Vince McNally, and John McNally. 

Karen will be sadly missed by her fury friends Becca and Jesse. 


Steele PhilipSTEELE, Philip  -  It is with great sadness that the family of Phil Steele announce his sudden passing at home on Monday, October 30th, 2017.

He will be forever missed by his daughters, Jennifer and Gillian (Steve Bielec) and small grandchildren Eva and Sid Bielec. He was dearly loved by Dori Steele (mother of his daughters) and of course by his siblings Richard, Marion and Jonathan (Joyce) and many nieces and nephews.

He is also survived by his father Herbert ((Bert) Steele yet predeceased by his mother Pamela Steele (Knapp) in 1988.


Brown JohnBROWN, John Donald  -  Suddenly at his home in Kitchener on Monday, October 30, 2017 at the age of 73.

Loving brother of Lynda Coyne, Marilyn Hurst and Cynthia Brown. Son of the late Wallace J. and Doris G. Brown.

John's family will receive relatives and friends from 2-4 p.m. on Monday, November 6, 2017 at the Henry Walser funeral home, Kitchener. A Graveside Service will be held at Greenwood Cemetery in Orangeville on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 2 p.m.


Kleinsteuber ThomasKLEINSTEUBER, Thomas George Sr.  -  It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Thomas on Monday, October 30, 2017 at the age of 88.

Beloved husband of Johanna Mary Agnes (nee Hopkins) for over 62 years.

Loving father of Colleen Nora Kathryn Kleinsteuber, Heather Marie Kleinsteuber (Paul Neale), Teresa Johanna Purchase (Craig Chisholm) and Thomas George Kleinsteuber Jr. (Alison Cuthbertson).

Proud grandpa of Robert and Steven Purchase and Dayna Rose and Shelby Shapiro.


MILLER, Katherine (McEachren)  -  Passed away peacefully, after a lengthy illness, on Monday, October 30, 2017 at Freeport Campus of Grand River Hospital at the age of 88.

Beloved wife of the late Stanley.

Loving Mom to Brenda, Paul (Sherry) and Cynthia (Andrew Bornyi). Cherished Nana to Nathaniel, Arissa, Jeffery and Olivia.

She will also be dearly missed by her siblings, Nick and Don, her aunts and uncles, and many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her infant son.


Grace KennethGRACE, Kenneth 'Ken' Raymond  -  At age 84, of Stratford, passed away on Monday, October 30, 2017 at Grand River Hospital in Kitchener. Born in Stratford, son of the late Harry and Mary (Morris) Grace.

Best friend and true love of 58 yrs. of Martha (Darkes) Grace.

Loving father of Brenda Shepherd (Jim), Kevin Grace (Sharon Watts) and proud grandfather of Andrew and David Shepherd.


Clements JamesCLEMENTS, James Clarke  -  Of Mount Forest died at the Louise Marshall Hospital in Mount Forest on Sunday, the 29th. October, 2017 in his 90th year. 

Jim was the dearly loved husband of 66 years to Mary (nee Whitlaw). 

Loving father (Pop) to Jimmy and Nan, Durham; Shaun and Antoinette, Airdrie; Kevin and Donna, Fort Erie; Blair and Diana, Parry Sound; and Mary Anne Kadar, Cambridge. 


WILSON, Eva Edith (nee Hardie)  –  At John Noble Home, on Sunday October 29, 2017, a long-time resident of Paris, in her 84th year.

Beloved mother to Joe, and the late Terry 'Baxter' (1996) and his wife Cindy Robb; cherished grandma to Tom (Loretta), Penny Carr (Jeremy), and Madison; and great grandma to Jack, Quinn, and Maelle; dear sister to Jackie Archibald. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed by her friend Ken Sinclair.

Predeceased by siblings, Gwen, Grace, Clara, and Jim.


Hurst JackHURST, Jack Gordon  -  Suddenly at Grey Bruce Health Centre, Southampton on Sunday October 29, 2017, at 78 years of age.        

Husband of the late Jackie (Maki) Hurst (2011). Dear father of Kathy Howey (Ken) of Guelph and Richard Hurst of Woodstock. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Matt, Brett, Amanda and Alexander. 

Loved brother of Pat Brattain (Jack) of Tillsonburg and the late Brian Hurst. 

Jack was a proud Guelph Firefighter for over 34 years where he retired as a Platoon Chief.


LUCKHARDT, Willy  -  It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Willy Luckhardt.

Devoted husband, friend, and companion for 41 years to Mariel Couturier.

Survived by his sisters Marianne, Laurie, and his brothers Larry, Randy, Timmy, Jeff, and Jerry.  Willy will be cherished always by his God daughters Francine and Michelle; and dear friend Cindy.

Sadly missed by his close friends Calvin, Ken, Bob and Scotty.


Hennick RandyHENNICK, Randy  -  Passed away suddenly on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at the age of 58.

Loving father to Alicia (Richard) & Joshua. Beloved grandfather to 8 awesome grandchildren.

Will be missed by his brothers and sisters and many nieces and nephews. Randy will also be  greatly missed by Wendy. Randy was predeceased by his parents, along with his two brothers and sister.


Phillips DavidPHILLIPS, David (Dave) Leonard  -  (January 8, 1984 – October 29, 2017)  -  It is with deep sorrow that we announce our David’s tragic death on October 29, 2017 after a long difficult battle with schizophrenia.

David was the very, very much loved son of Teresa Goodin (Robert Zinger) and George Phillips.

Sweet and beloved friend and brother to Rhonda Thompson (Jim Thompson), Jillian Holmes (George Holmes) and Beth Phillips (Tracy Whelan). Charming, kind and brilliant, he was so loved by family and will be greatly missed by his nieces Julia, Sarah, Molly and Zoe. 


Flood LindaFLOOD, Linda Mae  -  At age 69, passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Stratford General Hospital. Born in Stratford, daughter of the late Elmer Seyler and survived by her loving mother Betty (Herlick) Seyler.

Proud and loving mother of Natalie Flood-Krados (Randy Miller) and James (Stacey) Flood. Caring and devoted grandma to Sofia, Justine, and Hudson.

Linda’s kind heart and warm smile will be lovingly remembered by her siblings Carol Klimak, Marilyn Hayter, Ron Seyler (Geraldine); her niece Jody and nephews Jason, Jamie and great-nephew Brad Hayter. Besides her father, Linda was predeceased by her nephew Brad Hayter.


Darroch RobertDARROCH, Robert  –  Of Atwood, passed away on Saturday October 28, 2017 at the age of 64.

Beloved son of Howard Darroch and the late Myrta (Buchanan) Darroch. 

Dear brother of Dianne Lichti (Paul) and Michael Darroch (Theresa). Special uncle of Chad (Heather), Christopher, Matthew (Sarah), Alexander, Melissa, Scott and great uncle of Bennett, Cora and Colton. Fondly remembered by his aunts, uncles and cousins.


Green CharlesGREEN, Charles Bruce  –  Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, at his residence in Cambridge, after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 78. 

Predeceased by his wife Lorraine (2005). Cherished partner of Elizabeth McLeod. Beloved father of Heather Green, Charlie Green Jr., the late Richard Green, who passed away in infancy, Bruce Green, Cheryl (Mike Swan), Alice (Rob Gogo), the late Gerry Green, Lori Lalumiere, Debbie (Larry Whitelaw), Lori Hope, Carrie (Vince Kadar), Jody Green and Lisa Dutton. 

Proud grandfather of 27 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. 


KITCHEN, Keith Howard  -  Passed away at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, on Saturday, October 28, 2017, at the age of 81 years.

Keith Kitchen, of St. Jacobs, was the beloved husband of Barbara (nee Snider) Kitchen.

Loved stepfather of Janet (John) Eberhart of Australia and Jeffery (Katherine) Pennington of Alberta. Loving grandfather of five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Lovingly remembered by his sister Helen Jones of Cambridge and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by three brothers and a sister.


Leighton CatharineLEIGHTON, Catharine E. (Brennan)  -  Last of the 'Brennan Girls'  -  Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, following a short illness, at Groves Memorial Community Hospital in Fergus, on October 28, 2017 in her 83rd year.

Beloved mother of Mary Thomson (Gary Tuck), Bill Leighton (Cheryl), Robert Leighton (Laurie) and Janet Leighton-Dorie.

Loving grandmother of Andrew, Brianna, Tyler, Kelsey, Cameron, Joshua, Jennifer and Brittany and great grandmother of Alyvia, Addisyn, Declyn, Daltyn, Caine, Raya and Casey.


DiCarlo AntonioDi CARLO, Antonio 'Tony'  -  Suddenly at home on Saturday, October 28, 2017. 

Tony Di Carlo, in his 87th year, was the beloved husband of the late Elisabetta (nee Staniscia) Di Carlo (November 14, 1987). 

He was the dear father of the late Alessio (June 17, 1984), Maria (Panfilo) Leombruni, Aurelio (Elizabeth Percy) Di Carlo and Veronica (Paul) DiLello. Tony was the loving Nonno of Livia, Joshua (Stephanie), Steven (Jenn), Alexxys, Lucas and Bronwyn and the proud Bisnonno of Gemma and Santino. 

He is survived by his sister Norina Vaini, by his sister-in-law Ersilia DiCarlo and by many nieces and nephews.  Tony was predeceased by his siblings Assunta La Caprara, Giulietta D’Ortona and Domenico 'Gabriele' Di Carlo.