White JohnWHITE, John Arthur - Served with the RAF Air Traffic Control - Peacefully on Friday September 13, 2019 at Sunrise Assisted Living, Burlington.

John, beloved husband of 68 years to Marjorie (nee Kingston).

Originally from England, John retired from the Manpower and Immigration offices of the Federal Government here in Canada.

BORTOLI, Francesco - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Francesco on Thursday, September 12, 2019 surrounded by his loving family at the age of 94.

Beloved husband of Mirella of 59 years. Loving father of Daiana (Lorne).

HARPER, Douglas BarrIt is with sadness that we announce the passing of Douglas Barr Harper on September 12, 2019, after some years of poor health.

Doug was born the second son of Allen and Margaret Harper in Irma (Wainwright), Alberta on the 23rd of November, 1928. The Harper family spent their early years on a farm before moving to Orillia, Ontario.

As a teenager he met the love of his life, Maureen Fitzpatrick, and made her his wife. Doug and Maureen’s two sons and daughters-in-law produced 6 grandchildren who brightened his days, many of which were spent on the BG&C golf course.

Rankin PatRANKIN, Rachel Patricia Valentine - Our beloved mother passed away peacefully in her sleep, in her 88th year on Wednesday September 11th, 2019.

Pat’s wonderful sense of humour will be missed by her children; Kim, Mike (Claudia), Bob (Sue) and Paul (Kim).

Pat was predeceased by her loving husband of 62 years, James Douglas Rankin (2014). Pat is also survived by her siblings Margaret and Val (Ian) and her loving sisters-in-law Bev and Iris.

Langhout CorrieLANGHOUT, Hendrika Cornelia 'Corrie' (Van Bekkum)Peacefully surrounded by her family, at 88 years of age, on September 11, 2019.

Corrie was an energetic lady who was a wonderful mother to six children and taught them how to be hardworking and independent. Mom enjoyed travelling, camping, gardening and knitting. Her dog Toby, brought her great joy.

She was a mom to Dia (Wayne), Mary (Tim), Ingrid (Tim), Stephen (Elaine). Grandma/Oma/Baba to Shawn, Jeffrey, Bryan, John, Janice, Kyle, Logan, Sarah, and Justin. Great-Grandma to Makayla, Chase, Austin, Vera, Roman and Talon.

Her predeceased son Cornelius, daughter Bea, and grandson Kenny will be happy to receive her hugs as they meet again.

Marques TomMARQUES, Tomas Jorge 'Tom' - It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Tomas (Tom) Jorge Marques on Wednesday September 11, 2019 at Trillium Hospital Mississauga at the age of 85.

Beloved husband of Georgett for 59 years.

Loving father of Albert (Carol), Christina (Roman) and Isabel (Dean). Proud grandpa of Nicole (Mike), Kathleen, Adam and Carson. Very proud grand-grandpa of Noah.

Hulme BarbaraHULME, Barbara Jean (nee MacDonald) - Passed away peacefully at The Brant Centre, Burlington, on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at the age of 87.

Beloved wife of the late Thomas Hulme (2002).

Loving mother of Jane Ste-Marie (Eddie), Carolyn Galand (Bill) and Bill Hulme. Cherished Grandma of Emma and Maggie Galand.

Dear sister of Colin MacDonald (Sharon) and Bev Handley (Late Ed).

Purdy BettyPURDY, Betty Eleanor - Betty Eleanor Purdy, the Queen of Camelot Drive, passed away on Tuesday September 11, 2019, wrapped in the love of many generations of friends and family.

Betty was born on October 20, 1930 and raised in Winnipeg, MB, to Townsley and Eleanor Boland.

On June 7, 1952, she married the very handsome Larry Purdy, and in turn raised her own family - Diane Elizabeth and John Jared - before moving to Burlington, ON.

Cicero FlorenceCICERO, Florence Veronica 'Flo' (nee Graci) - (April 22, 1929 - September 11, 2019) - It is in grief that we share with you the loss of our mother and loving grandmother – Florence Cicero.

She lived her life with great faith in God and the power of prayer. Much time was given in the service of others.

Florence dedicated decades to the care of her late husband John (2011). Throughout his illnesses she was his devoted, steadfast and unselfish caregiver.

Later, much of her time was devoted to her cherished twin grandsons, Matthew and Nicholas, in whom she took great pride in their accomplishments.

Jack LoreenJACK, Loreen G. - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Loreen. Loreen passed on Tuesday September 10, 2019 at the Owen Hill Care Community in her 92nd year.

Loving wife of the late Hilaire who passed away about 31 years ago.

Beloved mother of Warren and his wife Trudy and Pamela who passed away in 2014. Cherished grandmother of Lindsey and her husband Scott, Melissa and her husband Kenzo and Christina and her 6 great-grandchildren.

Telmer KenTELMER, Kenneth GordonPassed away at Joseph Brant Hospital, on September 10, 2019, at the age of 72.

Beloved husband of Diane Telmer.

Loving father of Tracy Whitmore (Nelson) and Patrick Telmer. Proud grandfather of Logan, Lauren and Dylan.

Dear brother of Fred (Margo), Gary (Diane), Julie (Doug) and Don (Margo). Ken will be dearly missed by his friends and family.

Mundell BeatriceMUNDELL, Beatrice Florence (Holmes) - (May 9, 1927 - September 10, 2019) -

Beatrice Florence Mundell (Holmes) of Erin, born May 9th, 1927, went peacefully at Tony Stacey Centre for Veteran Care in her 93rd year.

She is survived by her husband William 'Bill' of 72 years, daughter Sharron, son Dana and families. She had a long and productive life. Thanks Mom.

Harris JohnHARRIS, John Gordon - John Harris passed away after a sudden heart attack in the early hours of Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at 71 years of age.

John served with pride, dedication and compassion with the Hamilton Police Service between 1972 and 2012 when he retired as a Patrol Sergeant.

Although John worked in various capacities throughout his service, he always had a fondness and cared deeply for the front line.

John leaves behind his loving wife Lori and his family.

Johansen AltonJOHANSEN, Alton GuyPassed away at St. Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton, on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at the age of 74.

Loving father of Scott Johansen (Laura) and Jerry Johansen. Cherished Grampy of Ian, Connor and Dylan.

Dear brother of Gary Johansen (Lee Ann) and the late David Johansen.

de Boer Jakede BOER, Jakob 'Jake' - On September 9, 2019, in his 85th year, Jake went home to be with the Lord surrounded by his family.

Survived by his beloved wife of 46 years, Mieke, and his sister Nel de Boer.

Loving father of Jakob (Bess de Boer) and Marieke (Kieran Murphy).

Proud Opa of Hannah, Harry, Finlay and Oliver.

Fread GaryFREAD, Gary LeeGary Lee Fread, 72, of Milton, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 9, 2019, at the Milton District Hospital.

He was born on June 14, 1947 in Garner, Iowa, to Maurice and Mildred (Gallion) Fread, and grew up in Blooming Prairie, Minnesota.

Gary received his BA from the University of Kentucky and his MA from the University of Toronto. He spent his career in the food industry and most recently ran his own consulting business, retiring in 2018.

Wootten MaryWOOTTON, Marianne 'Mary' (nee Turbill)Passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital at the age of 79 on Monday September 9, 2019.

She will be dearly missed by her children Kent (Jackie) Wootton, Kelly (Joseph Kubik) and grandchildren Samantha and Jennifer Kubik.

Cook Dorothy DvernechukCOOK, Dorothy Isobel Mair Dvernechuk - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, at Trillium Hospital, Mississauga at the age 93.

Dorothy married George Dvernechuk (died 2002) in 1944 and they had 2 children; the late Robert and his son Tyson, and Judy (Alan Walker) and her children Adam, Shannon (Nick), and Dylan.

Sister of the late Billy Mair, and Muriel (Albert) and her children Anne and Ronald.

Dorothy later married Leonard Cook (died 2017) in 2006, which gave her 4 stepchildren and 4 step-grandchildren.

Lampe HeinzLAMPE, Heinz - (May 5, 1940 - September 9, 2019) - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the unexpected passing of Heinz Lampe at the age of 79.

Heinz is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Anne-Lise (nee Nielsen), his two sons Derrick (Jeanette) and Brian (Stacey), and his grandchildren Katherine, Helaina, Christina, Nick and Aurora who were the light of his life.

He will be missed by his sisters Marlies Beissel, Elisabeth (Erich) Bogel, Christa (Bob) Hamilton and his many nieces and nephews.