Howitt MarkHOWITT, Mark Brady 'Marty'  -  Passed away suddenly, on Sunday May 14, 2017 in his 56th year. 

Mark is survived by his sons Joshua Howitt and Mark Howitt, his daughter Hollie Schucht, his grand daughters Chloe, Mya and Maple, his sister Carolyn Hooker (Mike), his brother Darrel Hueter (Blue), his sister Becky Howitt, his brother Kevin Howitt, his sister Sheryl Howitt and his sister Vicki Porter (Jim). 

Mark is predeceased by his mother Nadine Salerno (nee Sorles), his father Ronald Howitt, his brother Warren  Howitt and his daughter Sheena Howitt. 


Hammer LaverneHAMMER, Laverne Louis (Verne)  -  Passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at his residence Nithview Community, New Hamburg in his 82nd year. Verne was born in Wellesley, Ont. on June 9, 1935, son of the late Adam and Christina (Wagner) Hammer.

Beloved husband of Joyce (Meyer) Hammer with whom he had celebrated 60 years of marriage.

Dear father of Cheryl (Jim) Lee and Jeff (Mary). Proud grandfather of Tim Lee and Greg Lee (Kayleigh). Loving great-grandfather of Madison and Keaton Lee.


VanLanduyt AnnMarieVANLANDUYT, Ann Marie  -  Passed away at home, on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at the age of 54.

Beloved mother of Joey (Amanda), Casey and Natassha (Keegan). Cherished grandma of Nathan, William, MJ and Sofia.

Dear sister of Harold Kumm and Bernice Kumm.

Predeceased by her grandson Owen and her parents Ted and Marie Kumm and her brother Vincent Kumm.


Farrow GeorgeFARROW, George Henry  -  Passed away peacefully at Cambridge Memorial Hospital.

Beloved husband of Valerie (nee Spence-Ord) Son; Allan Farrow and grandchildren Mallorie, Allison and Elliott. Daughter; Tracy Farrow-Hawk (Micheal). Brothers; Ken Farrow (Joanne) and Bill Farrow (Barbara), Nephews; Steve Farrow and Niece; Cori Eby.

Predeceased by his parents Arnel and Ethel Farrow as well as his brother John Farrow and nephew Robert Farrow.


Stanley MarySTANLEY, Mary Catherine  -  Passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Forest Heights Long Term Care, Kitchener.

Loved companion of Jimmy Warren.

Mary will be missed by her children Jamie (Lisa Turner), Gary, Kenny, and Ashley Phillips (Troy). Grandmother to Mallory, James, Tiffany, Danielle, Dylan, Kerrin ,Louie, Kaitlin, Amy, 8 great grandchildren and Aunt to many nieces and nephews.


Fralick WilliamFRALICK, William James  -  At age 54, of RR# 5 Stratford passed away peacefully at the Stratford General Hospital on May 13, 2017. Bill was born in London, Ontario on July 30, 1962, son of Dorleen Fralick of St. Thomas and the late Bob Fralick.

Father to Teri and Chad Fralick. Grandfather to Georgia, Seth and Paizley. Brother to Stephen Fralick (Eileen).

Bill enjoyed entertaining people with music and loved spending time with friends and family in the outdoors.


WATTS, Leslie Archibald 'Red'  -  Peacefully, at Brierwood Gardens, Brantford, on Saturday May 13, 2017, of Brantford, in his 94th year.

Beloved husband for over 72 years to Enid (nee Kenward); loved father to Leslie (Linda), Janice Berrill, and Jason (Liliana); cherished grandpa to 9 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. 

Leslie is the last surviving member of his family have been predeceased by 2 sisters and 9 brothers. He is survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.


Skinner LowellSKINNER, Lowell Franklin  -  At age 58, of RR2, Monkton went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, May 13, 2017.

Beloved husband of Joyce Skinner. Loving father of Caleb, Nigel and Damon.

Dear brother of Linda Reynolds and Richard Skinner (Lori). Dear son-in-law of Grace Benjamins. Dear brother-in-law of Grace Tamminga (Anthony), Anne Vander Meulen (Sid) and Bernita Bergsma (Dan). He will be missed by his nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents Ron and Verlyn Skinner, father-in-law Everett Benjamins and niece Hillary Skinner.


MacIntosh AnneMacINTOSH, Anne Elizabeth  -  (1951 – 2017)  -  We are deeply saddened to announce that Auntie Anne passed away on Saturday, May 13th at Cambridge Memorial Hospital.

Anne is survived by her sister Lynne Golletz (Ivan); nieces Tosha Golletz (Dan Kemper) and Shannon Golletz (Jeff Jones). Great Auntie to Henry, Milo, Owen and Audrey. 

Predeceased by her parents Donal and Ethel MacIntosh.


Nickels TatjanaNICKELS, Tatjana  -  Passed away peacefully at Chartwell Elmira Long Term Care on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at the age of 93.

Beloved wife of the late Paul Nickels (1995).

Loving mother of Beverley and husband Robert McKeown. Cherished grandma of James and wife Lori. Fondly remembered by Amanda and Laura.


Pafford MagdalenePAFFORD, Magdalene Rose  - The family regrets to announce the passing of Magdalene on Friday, May 12, 2017.

She will be greatly missed by her friends and family, especially her daughters, Yvonne (Hill) and Linda (Swackhammer).

Loving grandmother of Davy (Hill), Andrew (Hill), Jenna (Shearer) and Lauren (Swackhammer).

Great-grandmother of James, Talon, Kai (Hill) and Remi (grand dog). Special thank you for the loving compassion and care at Wellington Terrace Long Term Care, Fergus, entire nursing/PSW staff.


Ferreira ZeliaFERREIRA, Zelia  -  Peacefully and surrounded with love Zelia passed away at her home on Friday, May 12, 2017 at the age of 84. 

Dear wife of the late John Ferreira (2012) and loving mother of the late Daniel Ferreira (2005) and Fernando Ferreira (2006). 

Zelia leaves precious memories with her daughter-in-law Marilyn; grandchildren Michael (Cindy), Matthew (Melissa), Cassandra (Craig), Christopher and Nicholas (Brittany); great grandson Brody; brothers Horace (Armanda) and Fernando (Dina); sisters Fernanda (Tony) and Melinda; and brother-in-law Fernando. Much loved aunt to many nieces and nephews. 


Lambert JamieLAMBERT, Jamie Lynn (nee Plante)  -  It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden and unexpected passing of Jamie Lynn Lambert (nee Plante), on Friday, May 12, 2017 at the age of 29.

She will be forever remembered by her three boys Nolan, Merik and Bennett and their father Mike Lambert.

Loving daughter of Louis & Julie Plante and sister of Mark Plante (Carla Vreeken). Sadly missed by her nephews Markus & Mason and niece Aubree. Dear niece of Yvonne (Guy) Bolduc, Anita Godbout (Rob Silver), Lori (Mario) Aires, Diane Plante, Ron Plante and Gary (Annette) Plante. She will always be loved by her many cousins and close friends.


McCORMAC, Daniel James  -  Passed away peacefully at Hospice Wellington in Guelph on Friday, May 12, 2017, in his 86th year.

Dan, who was born in Eganville on March 2, 1932, leaves behind, with fond memories, his loving wife and best friend of 59 years, Elizabeth (Lib) (Murray).

Lovingly remembered by his daughter Anne (Brian) Ruby and son Murray (Brenda), grandsons Darren (Nicole) and Jordan (Cody) McCormac, and Ryan Ruby, and great-grandchildren Gracie, Madyson and Nolan McCormac.


Savic NedjoSAVIC, Nedjo  -  Passed away peacefully with his family by his side at St. Mary’s Hospital, Kitchener on Thursday, May 11, 2017, age 84.

Beloved husband of the late Cmiljana Savic (2012). 

Loving father of Blagoje 'Bob' (Krista) and Ljubomir (Ranka). Will be fondly remembered by his grandchildren Bojana (Djuradj Kojic), Jovana, Nemanja, Djordje and Ana, and great-grandchildren Milan and Vukasin Kojic.


KressHillary ShirleyKRESS(HILLARY), Shirley Agnes  -  Peacefully, Shirley went to be with the Lord on May 11, 2017 at the age of 90 after a short illness.

Lovingly missed by her husband Reggie. Predeceased by Jack Kress (2002).

Forever remembered by Reggie's son Clive Hillary (Anne) from England, nephew Jack Link (Helen), Goddaughter Cathy Bauman (Bryan 2015), dear friend Shirley Rahman, friends Maggie Murphy, Sheri and Larry Palmer and many other family and friends.


Bruhin HansBRUHIN, Hans  -  Passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital at the age of 92.

Beloved husband of the late Pearl Bruhin and Hedwig 'Hedi' Brauer.
Father of Michael, of Alberta and Peter, of Switzerland and step-father of Douglas, of Arizona.

Brother of Wilhelmena 'Mina' Bruhin and Margaret Devonas (the late Otto), both of Switzerland. Survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by his sister Esther Foerster, brother Alois Bruhin and his niece Suzanne Woodrich (nee Foerster).


Dorscht DavidDORSCHT, David John  -  Passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at Grand River Hospital (ICU) at the age of 68.

Beloved husband of Helga Dorscht (nee Schneider) for 43 years.

Dear father of Andrew Dorscht and his wife Maggie and Lisa Brenton and her husband Victor. Special grandfather (Opi) to Izabella, Alivia, Nicholas, Lucas, Elaina and Emily.


Kramp MonaKRAMP, Mona  -  It is with heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of Mona Kramp (Morrison) of Woodland Towers, Stratford on May 8, 2017. Mona was born Proton Township, Ontario in 1928, daughter of the late Andrew and Catharine (Adams) Morrison.

It was there she met her loving husband Russell Kramp who predeceased her in 2009 after almost 60 years of marriage.

She is survived by her children Charlene Brown (David), Rhonda Parsons (Ian), Terry Kramp (Heather), Lisa Merkel (Jarrett) and Roger Kramp (deceased). Grandmother of Tracey Segeren (John), Robin Parsons, Jeff Brown (Jen), Chris Parsons (Tara), Angela Muir (Mike), Jennifer Luckhardt (Paul), Daniel Kramp (Erin), Allison and Benjamin Merkel and 10 great grandchildren.


Kostigian JohnKOSTIGIAN, John  -  It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John Vartan Kostigian on May 10, 2017, at the age of 92.

John was a devoted husband to his wife, Joan (Case). 

He was a generous and loving father to his children Carrie, Holly, and Jason, and a kind father-in-law to Tracy (Johnston) and the late Timothy Wood. He was the proud grandfather of Zachary and Kyle Kostigian, and, Parker and Shelby Wood. 

He was a good brother to his sisters Nora (pre-deceased) and Alice. John was pre-deceased by his parents George and Mary.


Fleischauer EileenFLEISCHAUER, Eileen  -  At Listowel Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, Mrs. Eileen Elizabeth (Scholl) Fleischauer of Listowel, in her 91st year. 

Beloved wife of the late Irwin Fleischauer, and loving and proud mother of Dale and Sheree Fleischauer, Darlene and David Werth, and Deborah and Mark Davidson, all of Listowel. 

Dear grandmother of Chrystal Colquhoun and husband Jon Bottoms, Kyra Fleischauer, Taryn Fleischauer, Brady Werth and wife Tracy, Cary Werth and wife Kaitlyn, Brett Davidson and wife Natasha, and Jenna Patterson and husband Scott.


RICHARDS, Douglas Edward (Doug) - Of Guelph, passed away suddenly at his home on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, in his 57th year due to complications of sinus cancer. 

Will be sadly missed by his mother Pat, sister Lesley (Bob), nephew Kristopher (Heather), niece Amber (Les) and nephew Ryan. Predeceased by his father Leslie Richards. He will be fondly remembered by many relatives and friends.  

Doug was proud of his service on the board of the Mood Disorders Support Group Guelph.


Skibicki HenrykSKIBICKI, Henryk Jozef  -  Passed away peacefully with family by his side at Grand River Hospital on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the age of 76.

Beloved husband of Janina for over 51 years. Loving father of Arek Skibicki (Elizabeth) and Lidia Jach (Michael). Proud 'Dzadek' of Marcus and Evan.

Dear brother of Ted (Helen) and the late Adam. Uncle of Joanna (Bryan) and Andrew (Judy).


Zupan MajdaZUPAN, Majda  -  Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at K-W Campus of Grand River Hospital at the age of 83.

Beloved wife of 56 years to Josef. Loving mother of Joe Zupan (Tammy Hynes) and Helen (Nelson) Ribeiro. Cherished Mama of  Porter, Jeremy, Emma, Zachary, and Ethan.

Dear sister of Lencka (Pavel) Zupan. Also survived by her nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Sylvester and Helena, and her brother Janez Kosir.


Guillou AgnesGUILLOU, Agnes Genevieve  -  With sadness and heavy hearts, we announce that Agnes Guillou, aged 59, has passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 after a long battle with cancer. She was surrounded by the love of her family and passed peacefully.  

Born in France, Agnes excelled at French cooking and worked for many years as a French teacher at several elementary schools in Ontario. She loved to read non-fiction and even belonged to a book club. She also enjoyed walking, canoeing, knitting, and socializing with her many friends and family. She was well travelled, having been to France, Hawaii, Morroco, Spain, and many other destinations. Most recently, she travelled with her whole family on a week-long cruise in the Caribbean; a trip that meant the world to her. 


CRYSTAL, Jennie Barbara  -  Passed away peacefully at Cambridge Memorial Hospital in her 93rd year on Wednesday, May 10, 2017.  Born in Poland on March 6, 1925 to George and Nellie Tokarz. 

Beloved wife to Joseph Crystal. Predeceased by first husband Bernard O'Geil. 

Loving mother to Ronald O'Geil (Carol), James O'Geil (d. 2015) (Sharon), step-mother to Janet (Todd). Cherished grandmother to 7 grandchildren; Duane, Lee (Shylo), Tina (Stephen), Michael (Chrissy), Michelle (Don), Jeffrey and Angie. Great grandmother to 11 great grandchildren.