Ariss PhyllisARISS, Phyllis Marie - Age 84 - Passed away peacefully at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital on December 27, 2017, surrounded by her family.

She was born June 1, 1933 in Woodstock, New Brunswick, one of four children to Pearl and John Merrithew. She became a registered nurse, having trained at the Hotel Dieu Hospital in Kingston, Ontario, and practiced nursing, mainly at Trillium Health Centre in Mississauga, for over thirty years.

Phyllis was predeceased by her husband, John Russell Ariss (1931 - 1998). Phyllis is survived by her children, John Michael (Lee), Brian Allen (Kathy), Catherine Grace (Peter), and her eight grandchildren, Rebecca, Danielle, Olivia (David), Jacqueline, Meaghan, Courtenay, Kaitlin and Taylor.


BUSSELLE, Kathleen 'Kay' (White) - (1923 - 2017) - Passed quietly on December 27th, 2017, with son Ross and daughter Leanna by her side.

Predeceased by much loved husband, Lew and by her brothers Thomas and Kenneth and sister Margaret.

Kay’s family includes daughter-in-law Rhonda, son-in-law Paul, grandchildren Philip (Adria), Jennifer (Ben), Ashley, Carly and great grandchildren Elinor, Maxwell and Sarah.


Mehta NavinMEHTA, Navin  - Passed away peacefully on December 27, 2017 at Wenleigh Long Term Care at the age of 85.

Beloved husband of Lila for almost 60 years.

Loving father of Sabu and his wife Hemanti. Much loved Dada of Jason and Rachael.


AUTON, Leonard "Len"   - Died peacefully on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at Ian Anderson House, surrounded by his loving family.


Kellay KarinKELLAY, Karin - (October 1, 1941 - December 26, 2017) - Peacefully, at Credit Valley Hospital on Tuesday, December 26, 2017.

Loving wife of Gurpal (Pal) Kellay. Cherished mother of Jayson Kellay (Carmen de Antoni ) and Monica Gibb (Dean). Sadly missed by grandchildren Mikayla and Zachary.

Survived by sister Gunnel Nyman. Predeceased by sister Christina Eklund.


Wood RuthWOOD, Ruth Marion (nee Doerffer) - (1922 - 2017) - Peacefully passed away at Hampton Terrace, Burlington on Tuesday, December 26, 2017, at the age of 95.

Beloved wife of the late Walter "Bud" (1991). Dear mother to Brian (Cindy Lou) Wood, Marion (Rob) Morton, and Wendy (Steve) Johnston. Loving grandmother of Bailey, Jennifer, Carolyn, Sarah, Emily, Zachary and Spencer.

Will be missed by her brother Fred.


Thompson DonnaTHOMPSON, Donna Marie - (January 1, 1959 - December 25, 2017) - With her sons by her side, and at peace with the world, the Lord gave Donna a beautiful set of wings.

Donna left those who knew and loved her, to dance in the stars with the love of her life, her late Husband, Johnnie (2010). Donna was the proud Mother of her beloved sons; Sean and Jeff.

She will be sadly missed by her brother Terry, her father-in-law John (Laura) and their children Buffy and Bobbie, her mother-in-law Carla (Bill), her sister-in-law Shelley (Will), and her nephew Ryan, her nieces; Madison and Sydney.


Race AllanRACE, Allan Kenneth O.N. - Peacefully, with family by his side at The Carpenter Hospice on Monday, December 25, 2017 at the age of 73.

Beloved husband of Lesley Race (nee Turnbull). Loving father of Patricia Smith (Donald) and Colin Race (Patti Yik). Cherished grandfather of Annabel, Victoria and Calvin. Survived by his sister Carol Gemgembre (Michael) and sisters in law Sheena James and Catherine Day.

Al was a shipping executive with Maersk for 24 years.


Warden EvelynWARDEN, Evelyn Geraldine - Passed away peacefully with grace and dignity on Monday, December 25th, 2017 with her family by her side. Evelyn, in her 82nd year.

Loved wife of the late Don Gull.

Predeceased by her daughter Heather Atkinson and by her sons James Gull and Graham Gull. Survived by her daughters Barb Gull and Susan (Rob) Blackburn, son-in-Law Jim (Marg) Atkinson and daughters-in-law Shelagh Beauchamp and Denise Gull.


Buttrey RoyBUTTREY, Roy - Peacefully passed into the arms of his Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ December 25, 2017 at 90 years old.

Loved husband of the late Ruth Buttrey.

Father to Glen (Lynda), Mark, Cathy (Gavin). Grandfather to Gary (Sarah), Sharon, Alex (Krysta), Jason, Brianna, Anthony. Great Grandfather to Lauren, Tyler, James, Lia, Kenzie.


Woods VeraWOODS, Vera Pocock - (1940 - 2017) - Passed away peacefully on Monday, December 25th, 2017 at the Allendale Long Term Care in Milton.

Beloved wife of 56 years to Lance Pocock. Loving mother to Lori (Stephen) Vandereyken and Leah (Joe) Pinheiro.

Forever remembered by her grandchildren; Michael Vandereyken, Bennjamin (Michelle) Vandereyken, Alexandra (Justin) Saftic and Christian Pinheiro (Emily Jasmin), and by her Brother Wesley (Lois) Ebbs. She will be sorely missed by her great-grandchild Cole Vandereyken.


HULLER, Irene (nee Olenick) - Passed away peacefully in the loving presence of her family at Joseph Brant Hospital on Monday, December 25, 2017 in her 102nd year.

Beloved wife of the late James William Huller (1999).

Loving mother of Sharon Locke, Gerald Robertson (Pat), and James Christopher Huller. Cherished grandmother of Richard, Tracey, Jordan, Lisa, Easton, Robbie, Melanie, Andrew and Jamie, and great grandmother to Sarah, Connor and Nolan.


Czeranowski LidiaCZERANOWSKI, Lidia - (January 29, 1952 - December 25, 2017) - Passed away suddenly at Hamilton General Hospital at the age of 65.

Beloved wife of Zenon. Dear mother of Arkadiusz, Piotr and Radoslaw.

Loving daughter of the late Jan and Jadwiga Dolegowski. Sister of Anna Gorecka, Andrzej, Zygmunt and Wiesiek.


Wells JamesWELLS, James - (1962 - 2017) - (Veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces) -

Passed away on December 25, 2017.


Appleyard MargaretAPPLEYARD, Margaret Hilda - Passed peacefully with grace and dignity on Sunday, December 24, 2017 with family by her side.

Margaret, in her 84th year, loved wife of the late Dick Appleyard. Loving mother of the late Richard Jr., Ron (Karen) and Beverly (Paul Goetz).

Proud grandmother of Melanie Present (Greg), Rebecca Jefferies (Andrew), Shaun and Shannon Cassagrande (Gianni). Great-grandmother of Everett, Brookson, Jonathan, Grace and Cole.


Rouse MayROUSE, Mary 'May' - (May 30 1928 – December 24, 2017) - Peacefully on Sunday, December 24, 2017, in Cambridge, Ontario. May, formally of Acton, in her 90th year.

Beloved wife of Sylvester for more than 60 years. Loving mother of Tony (Sharron), Maureen (Ray) and Mike (Sandi). Proud “Nana” of Melanie, Kyle, Scott, Sean and Will.

Dear sister of Tess, Dymphna and Paddy. May was predeceased by her sisters Angela and Jo.


HEADON, Barry Charles - Unexpectedly passed away on Sunday December 24, 2017 at the age of 73.

Beloved husband of Sheree (nee MacDonald) for 36 years. Loving father of Christopher and Amanda. Cherished Grandpa of Alyssa, Jenna and Ethan.

Predeceased by brother Ron. Sadly missed by nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends. Good friend of Bill W.


PFNEISL, Karoline (Bayer) - At home with her Lord and Savior, in Burlington, on December 23, 2017 at the age of 83.

Predeceased by her beloved husband John. Cherished mother of Heidi Williams (Al), Edith McQueen (Tom) and Erika Boyd (Daron).

Adored grandmother of Daniella (Stephen), Kristina (Daniel), Gabrielle (Brett), Natalie, Emily, Heidi-Leigh (Abe) and Aaron (Shannen). Predeceased by her grandson Captain Thomas McQueen (RCAF). Dear great grandmother of Noah, Zipporah, Keziah, Spencer and Averleigh. Karoline will be missed by her sisters Julia and Anna of Austria.


Pickering TheresaPICKERING, Theresa - Peacefully on Saturday December 23rd, 2017 at the Georgetown Hospital. Theresa, in her 86th year.

Loving mother of the late David Stafford (Joyce), Mark Stafford (Sabine) and Andrea Stafford. Proud grandmother of Shahn Skanes (Charlotte), Sophia, Sean and Christopher.

Dear sister of the late Marguerite Stafford, Maureen Clarke (Wayne) and Sheila Watt.


OConnell JohnO'CONNELL, John - (April 24, 1944 - December 23, 2017) - Peacefully at Allendale, after an arduous battle with PSP, surrounded by his family.

He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years Bridie (nee Quinn) his sons; David (Athena) and Seán (Laura), grandchildren; Ethan, Aidan and Emily, brother Joe and sister Winifred, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews and god children, countless friends and friends who became family.

Predeceased by his sister Eileen, brother Timothy and his parents Tim and Monica.


WELLWOOD, Betty Iris - Peacefully in her sleep on Saturday December 23, 2017 at the age of 89.

Predeceased by her husband Charlie. Beloved mother of Steve (Cheryl), Louise and Andy (Janet).

She will be sadly missed by 5 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.


PICKET, Evelyn - (1930 -2017) - Passed away at Sunrise of Erin Mills on Friday, December 22, 2017.

Evelyn Picket, beloved wife of the late John Picket. Loving mother of Scott (Loralee), Janice (Karl Heinz Hoefert) and Denise Delamere.

Sadly missed by her grandchildren Sebastian, Michael, Megan, Hannah, Grace and Alexandra. Survived by her sisters Marjorie Murray and Betty Ward. Predeceased by her brother Reginald Thomas and sister Dorothy Thomas. 


Leuzzi AngelinaLEUZZI, Mariangela 'Angelina' - It is with great sadness that we announce Angelina’s peaceful passing on Friday December 22, 2017 at Post Inn Village, Oakville at the age of 95.

Beloved wife of the late Valerio.  Loving mother of Tina (Joseph Mario Lotesto), Anna (Tony Lotesto), and Mirella Piccinin (Rob Moore).

Proud and devoted Nonna of Ida (Marco Lattavo), John Paul Lotesto (Mima Caruana), Angela (Laurent Redoute), Lisa (Paul Clitherow), Adam Lotesto, Julia (Justin Fralick), Nadia Piccinin, Michael Piccinin; Bis-Nonna of Sonia, Isabel and Madeleine Catalli, Siena and Gabriella Lotesto, Romanne and Joseph Redoute, Jack Clitherow, Angelina and Anthony Fralick.


Muir StanleyMUIR, Stanley Gordon - Passed away suddenly, at his home in Georgetown, on Friday, December 22, 2017 in his 90th year.

Stan, beloved husband of Enid (nee Beddows).

Loving father of Lynn (John) and the late Scott Muir. Cherished grandfather of Chase, and step-grandfather of Jeffrey, Matthew and Lucas. Stan will be dearly remembered by his daughter-in-law Lise and by many nieces and nephews.


Stone MarySTONE, Mary Margaret (nee Gunn) – Returned to her heavenly home on December 22, 2017.

Born in Bell Island NL on January 15, 1937, Mary was the daughter of the late John and Margaret Gunn, beloved wife of Angus Stone and loving mother of Anna-Marie (Lex Stuart), Michael (Karen) and Dianne.

Proud Nanny of Erin, Cameron, Holly, Matthew and Katie on whom she bestowed her greatest love and support.


Camara MariaCAMARA, Maria 'Do Carmo' - Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Villa on December 21, 2017, in her 96th year.

Beloved wife of the late Eduardo. Proud mother to Eduardo (Maria), David (Isaura), Robert, Bert (Mientja), Maria ‘Fibi’ (Manny). Cherished Vavo to 13 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandchild.

Beloved sister of Geraldina, Lurdes, Odilia, Luis, and the late Manuel. Will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends from Canada, Portugal, and the United States.