COPE, Doug - It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the passing of Doug Cope on Friday September 22, 2017 at the age of 63 with his loving family by his side.
He is survived by his high school sweetheart, best friend, and wife of 41 years Trudy Cope. They were inseparable 'til the end. He was the father of three loving children Michelle (Archie), Tony (Ashley), and Kim (John) and the absolute best papa to Austin.
Caring son of the late Fred Cope and survived by his mother Joan Cope and brother Don (Annette).
Doug joined the RCMP in 1979, and was posted to BC, where he made many incredible friendships. He later transferred to Ontario and retired from the force, and joined IIROC where he mentored and built relationships with many amazing colleagues.
SAPURGI, Derius - It is with great sadness we announce Derius's sudden passing.
He passed away on Friday September 22, 2017 at the Credit Valley Hospital at the age of 59.
He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
BREITMAN, Hazel Edna (Berish) - It is with great sadness the family of Hazel Edna Breitman (nee Berish) announces her passing on Friday, September 22, 2017, in her 92nd year, at Walden Circle, Mississauga.
Hazel was predeceased by her beloved husband of 60 years, Leo Breitman (2009) and by her eldest son Martin (1994). She is survived by her sons Mitchell and Daniel and will be fondly remembered by her daughters in law JoAnn (Alan), Renee, and Jane.
Beloved Bobba to her granddaughters Stephanie (Roy), Alison (Max), Lauren and Caroline.
Predeceased by her sister Gilda Dodick and brother Seymour Berish.
LEPARD, William Thomas 'Bill' - (1930 – 2017) - With great sadness we announce the passing of Bill, who died peacefully at Allendale Long Term Care facility in Milton, Ontario on Thursday September 21, 2017.
Bill was born November 9, 1930 in Newmarket, Ont. Beloved husband of Doreen (Lunau). Cherished father of Sherry, Mark (Gayle) and Steven.
Devoted grandfather of Dallas and Dakota. Also survived by his brother Carmen (June).
McMILLAN, Anne (nee Beck) - Passed away peacefully, at the Georgetown Hospital on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the age of 85.
Loving mother to Karen (Bruce) Beattie of Oakville, Ruth (Ormond) Chalmers of Georgetown, and Bill (Karen) McMillan of Barrie.
Cherished Momma Gert to grandchildren Jennifer (Dave), Michael (Sarah), Alex, Jonathan, James, and Jeffrey, and great-grandchildren Madison, Daniel, Jacob, Thomas, and Paige.
Survived by siblings Don (Pat), Jack (Bernice) and predeceased by sister Ruth (Kelly) Caplan. Predeceased by parents Don and Gertrude.
POUCKI, Olgica 'Olga' - (February 11, 1932 - September 20, 2017) -
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Olgica (Olga) Poucki on Wednesday September 20th, 2017 at the Credit Valley Hospital.
Beloved mother of Julie Jelica Boskovic and her late husband Nebojsa, Vera Verica Marjanovic (Dragan).
BEAULIEU, Ida (nee Simon) - Peacefully on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Sheridan Villa Nursing Home, Mississauga.
Ida, beloved wife of the late Rene. Loved mother of Richard (Pauline), Dale (Margaret) and Jim (Karen). Sadly missed by nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Ida is one of seventeen children and is survived by her siblings Charlie, Erma, Elma and Ethel.
HEPTNER, Erich Willi - (June 6, 1927 – September 20, 2017) -
Passed away peacefully, with his family by his side at Hospice Wellington, Guelph on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at the age of 90.
Dear husband of Kathe Heptner. Father of Erika McMillan (late Rob 2009) and her partner Stephen Madill and Monika (Mario) Del Rizzo.
Opa to Bryan (Michelle) McMillan, Shannon (Chris) Skelton and Laura Del Rizzo. Great-Opa to Evan and Elise McMillan.
SWANSON, Muriel Velma - Passed away in her Burlington home on the afternoon of September 20th, 2017 surrounded by family at the age of 92.
She joins her husband Roy Sr., son Roy Jr., siblings Betty Hambrook, George, Bill, and Norman in heaven.
A proud mother of Dr. Mark Swanson (Sue) and Diane Hinds (Emanuel). A loving grandmother to Aelwynn, Charlotte, Gwyneth, Heather, Hugh, Kaila, Karam, and Sarah. Her eight great grandchildren were a blessing to her.
AIRD, Shirley Orma (nee Spencer) - Surrounded by family on September 19, 2017, at the age of 84.
Born in Verdun, Quebec. Predeceased by her parents Frederick and Florence Spencer. Reunited with her husband Kenneth Henry, the love of her life for 61 wonderful years.
Beloved mother to Donna, Cindy (Steve), and Neil. Proud grandmother of Laura (Thomas), Shane and Aliyah. Loving sister of Clifford Spencer. Predeceased by siblings Ruth Wellette, Wenonah Cartlige and Robert Spencer.
FISHER, George - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of George Fisher, 87, of Oakville, Ontario. He passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.
George was born on January 23, 1930 in London, Ontario to Kenneth and Celia Fisher. He is survived by his loving wife Dorothy. They were married in 1951 and had 66 happy years together.
He is also the proud father of four children Deborah, Jeff, Pamela, and Cyndi. Cherished Grandfather of eight grandchildren Amanda (Sean), Ryan, Corey, Alycia, Leah, Angelo, Nicholas and Kiera. He also leaves behind his one special great -grandson Ethan.
SEGRETO, Frank - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Frank at the young age of 53, on September 19, 2017 with his family by his side.
Devoted husband of Susan for 33 years. Proud father of Carlo and Chelestine.
Frank is survived by his mother, Celeste and predeceased by father Carlo. Loving brother of Domenic, Jim, Rick and their families. Will be forever missed by many extended family and friends.
JOHNSTONE, Tina Marie (nee Killen) (formerly Boocock) - It is with extreme sadness that Tina’s family announces her unexpected passing at Juravinski Hospital, Hamilton, on Tuesday September 19, 2017 at the age of 53.
Beloved wife of Jeffery Johnstone. Dear sister of Willy Killen, Lorraine Lapierre, Steven Killen and sister-in-law of Bill Johnstone. Fondly remembered by her father-in-law Doug Johnstone, Jeff’s son Jason Johnstone and granddaughter Faith.
Much loved daughter of the late William and Rose Marie Killen.
LARGE, Mary Elizabeth 'Ibby' (nee Bradshaw) - Passed away peacefully in her home in Oakville, Ont., after a brave fight against cancer and later a stroke.
Ibby entered this world on September 19, 1931 and she left us on the same date, September 19, 2017 having lived 86 wonderful years.
Beloved wife of the late Stewart Large. Devoted and much loved mother of Beth, Ross and Clare, and mother in law of Bill McCracken and Elaine Large (nee Webster).
YOUNG, Brandyn Kendell Gill - (November 4, 1994 - September 19, 2017) -
Passed away on September 19, 2017.
MAY, Carl Kenneth (Ding) - Passed away at Milton District Hospital on Monday September 18, 2017 at the age of 87.
Beloved husband of 61 years to Lois Dafoe. Loving father of Patricia (Dean), Cathy (J.B.), Steven and Shelley (Dave). Grandfather to Janet, Andrew, Kristine, Patricia, Heidi, Jarrett and Josh. Great grandfather to Brianna and Creston.
Predeceased by brothers Jim, Charlie, Jack and Eugene and by sisters Pearl, Helen and Betty. Also sadly missed by sister-in-law Della and many nieces and nephews.
Carl was a volunteer firefighter for 20 years and served as president of the association for two terms. He also was employed by the Town of Milton for 27 years.
DONELIAN, John Gabriel - Passed away peacefully on September 18, 2017, at the age of 73.
Born in Manhattan, NYC and raised in Armonk, John attended Manhattan college and graduated with a Bachelor of Science. He was then drafted to serve in the U.S. Army, and was deployed to Korea in 1966 where he served for 2 years.
After the war, John was accepted at the University of Alberta, where he completed his Masters of Science in Biochemistry. It was there in Edmonton that John met Lucie Mukhtarian, nee Boyadjian, who had recently been widowed and had two children, Raffi and Susan. They were married on September 27, 1970 and their first child, Lydia was born in 1971.
After a job transfer to Ontario, John and Lucie settled in Oakville, where their second child, Gomidas, was born.
CASEY, Denise Mary Aileen - (February 2, 1932 - September 18, 2017) - Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on September 18, 2017 after a long illness.
Cherished wife of Gerald Casey, beloved mother of Sheila, Maureen, Colleen, Judy, John (Suzanne) of California, and Sue (the late Mark Pogue) of Beaconsfield, Quebec. She will be dearly missed by her nine devoted grandchildren, sister-in-law Bernice Casey, five nieces and nephews and many friends and relatives
Predeceased by brother Dr. Frank Conklin and his wife Margot of Ottawa and parents Alfred and Aileen Conklin of Welland, Ont.
DINGLEDINE, Elden 'Bob' Wyatt - Of Cambridge, formerly of Burlington, Bob passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, September 18, 2017 at the age of 97.
Survived by his loving wife of 74 years, Helen Elizabeth “Betty” (nee Bennett). Cherished father of the late Paul (2014), the late Jane (1950), Barbara Armstrong (Glen), and Susan Mull (Denny).
Proud grandpa of Kate Wiley (Curtis), Ross Moncur (Leane), Cathy Patus (Jason), and Denise Tulk (Matt), and adored great-grandpa of Clara, Joe, Wesley, Lily, Shannon, Jake, Aaron, and James.
GLINTZ, Barbara Jean - Passed peacefully, in the comfort of her home and surrounded by family on Monday, September 18, 2017 at the age of 56.
Survived by her loving husband Allan Page. Cherished mother to Leah Glintz, Serena Page, and Mitchell Page. Survived by mother D. Isabel (the late Richard).
Dear sister to Marjorie (the late Gary) Butts, and Louise (Wayne) Murrell. Barb will be dearly missed by extended family and friends.
DORSETT, Paul - (1949 - 2017) - Passed away at the Hamilton General Hospital on Monday, September 18, 2017 at 5:05 pm surrounded by his family.
Paul Dorsett, beloved husband of the late Theresa Dorsett. Loving father of Deryk (Sarah), Kent (Katie), Blair (Noelle) and Melissa (Dave).
Cherished Grandad to Zoe, Dakota, Brandon, Dailin, Owen, Elliott and Dylan, (And Grand-puppies, Koda and Buster).
LIO, Antonio - (April 26, 1931 - September 18, 2017) -
It is with sadness we announce the passing of Antonio Lio on September 18th, 2017 with family by his side.
Antonio will be sadly missed by his loving wife Gina along with numerous other family members and friends.
WILLIAMS, Diane Elizabeth - (1930 - 2017) - Peacefully at Carpenter Hospice on September 16th, 2017.
Beloved mother to Stacey Kelley (John). Loving and devoted Grandmother to Alexandra and Joseph.
Sister to Patricia Pulcine. Aunt to Debbie Zink (John), Karen Van Der Zalm (Anthony), Mark Pulcine (Julia) and Cathy McMenemy (Steve).
De SOUSA, Antonio - Peacefully on Saturday, September the 16th, 2017 at the Village of Erin Meadows Nursing home at the age of 89.
Predeceased by his loving wife Maria do Carmo de Sousa.
Loving father of Ana Maria Furtado-Williams (Tony and Joe), John Sousa (Darlene), Joe Sousa (Eleanor), Tony Sousa (Wanda), Mary Realejo (Carlos), Tony Madeira (Rosa), and predeceased by daughter Lucy Fernandes.
PRIMEAU, Mabel Irene (nee Holland) - (September 10, 1932 - September 16, 201) -
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mabel Irene Primeau (nee Holland). She passed away quietly at her home of 52 years with her husband, David, by her side.
Mabel’s journey began September 10, 1932 in Thorold where she was born into a large family. She is survived by her adored brothers, Don, Bob, Jim, and Howard, and predeceased by Clifford, Marg, Betty, and Jack.
A graduate of Elizabeth Arden Beauty school in Toronto, Mabel later worked at Potter & Shaw in St. Catharines. She married David Primeau in 1959 and moved shortly thereafter to Deep River.
SHARPE, C. Richard 'Dick' - Passed away peacefully in the early hours of Saturday, September 16, 2017 surrounded and embraced by his family, at the Ian Anderson Hospice in Oakville, Ontario.
Beloved husband of Peggy, devoted father of Lisette (Gregory MacDonald), David (Stacey Douglas), Kate (Tara Ferguson) and Sarah (Mark Renzoni).
Dick was born in St. Catharines, Ontario in 1925 to James Walter Sharpe, born 1890, Sheffield England, and Anna Beatrice Clark, born 1892 Merritton, Ontario.