WIGGINS, Alice 'Bernice' (nee Breckon) - Passed away on January 8, 2018. Much loved wife of Edwin Wiggins (deceased).

Beloved mother of Bill, Jane (Rob Dinsdale) and Mark (Debra). Proud grandmother of Lyndsey (Eric Johnson), Kim, Ellen and Paul and great grandmother of Myles, Jack and Pippa. She treasured her many new friendships at Palermo Retirement Village, especially Elaine, Eleanor and Margaret.


Neiser ErnieNEISER, Ernest Gordon 'Ernie' - It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Ernie on Monday, January 8, 2018 in his 81st year.

Best friend and husband of Joanne for 42 years. Dear father of Kristine Coffin (Phil), Bob (Mandi), Jeff (Heather), Brian (Kelly), Kevin (Callie), Kris (Leah), and Andrew (Heather). Devoted grandpa "papa" to 13 children.

Survived by his sister Anne, sister-in-law Arlene and brother-in-law Dave.

Ernie was involved in the reinforcing steel industry. Involved in projects including the Rogers Centre, First Ontario Place, the CN Tower and Hibernia (NFLD). Owner of Jay Reinforcing Steel before retiring. Past chairman of the negotiating committee for Ironworkers.


George ArthurGEORGE, Arthur Edward - Passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital in Burlington, on Monday, January 8, 2018, at the age of 96.

Loving husband and devoted roller skating partner of Joyce (nee Downes) for 71 years. Cherished father of Kenneth George (Mary Ann Hutchinson) and Kevan George.

Proud grandfather of Erica George, Alicia Thrift (Jessie), Tanya Pratts and their families.


Brown AgnesBROWN, Agnes Maria Aiken (Bond) - (May 23, 1923 - January 8, 2018) -

In Memory of Mom and Dad.

The Late Harold Edward Brown - October 21, 2017 and The Late Agnes Maria Aiken Brown - January 8, 2018. 


Gilmour WilmaGILMOUR, Wilma Scott - Passed away peacefully on Monday January 8, 2018, at 80 years old.

Wilma, beloved wife of 57 years to Graham Gilmour. Loving mother of Stephen, Anne, and Craig. Dear Grandmother of Scott, Andrew, Carter, Dylan, Cameron, and Fiona.

Survived by siblings Moira Sillars (the late Brian), Alistair Dunnett (Christine). Sister of the late Anne McGregor (the late John), and the late Doris Hendry.


Scobie MaureenSCOBIE, Maureen 'Mo' MargaretMaureen Scobie (nee Sutherland) passed away peacefully and comfortably under the excellent care of the Bethell House staff in Inglewood, Ontario, on Monday, January 8, 2018.

Maureen was born in Montreal in 1930 but grew up in Sydney, Nova Scotia with her younger sister, Joan. There she met her (late) husband Tom during her teenage years. After they married in 1953, they eventually settled in Mississauga where they raised their 3 children, Linda (Doug Soules), Marlene (Michael Schroeder) and Barbara (Rick May). 

In 1986 Maureen was determined to return "home" during retirement and initiated the move to Ingonish Beach, Cape Breton. Both she and Tom spent many enjoyable years active in the community and connecting with friends, old and new.


Parlowe MildredPARLOWE, Mildred Helen (Wiita) - Peacefully on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Caressant Care, Arthur, in her 80th year.

Mildred was the beloved wife of the late Norman Parlowe (2016), loving mother of Derrick Parlowe (Laura) and the late Eric Parlowe, adoring grandma of Christopher, Megan, Thias and Mason Parlowe and dear sister of Sylvia Harrison (the late Red), Bertha Cameron (the late Bill), Irene Viita and the late Leo Wiita (Ann).


Gervais GraceGERVAIS, Grace Rosaline (nee Watson) - (1937 - 2018) - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our mother, on Sunday January 7, 2018 at Milton District Hospital in her 81st year.

Dear wife of the late Pork Gervais.  Loving mother of Darlene (Scott) Wilson, Diane (Steve) McInnis and Debbie Morris (Mike).  Proud grandmother to Craig, Nicholas, Brianne, William, Brittany, Brennan and great-granddaughter Chloe.

Sister of Thomas, Brian, Sharon, Kevin and Ronnie and their families. Predeceased by brother Leroy and parents Tom and Helen Watson. Sister-in-law and aunt to the Gervais families.


Coulson MabelCOULSON, Mabel - It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Mabel on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at the Milton District Hospital.

Mabel Coulson, beloved wife of the late Harold Coulson. Loving mother of Linda and her husband Ron Break.

Forever remembered by her granddaughters Angela and her husband Kipp Edwards and Kelsi Break and her husband Rob Dunsmore. Cherished great grandmother of Isabell, Georgia, Ben and Wyatt.


Mason NormMASON, Norman 'Norm' James – (WWII British Navy) - Peacefully at Cama Woodland Nursing Home, Burlington, on Sunday January 7, 2018 after just celebrating his 94th birthday.

Beloved husband of the late Margaret (nee Genno). Loving father of Charles (Patti) and Abigail (Boris Stec).

Cherished grandfather of Brandon, Samantha and Andie Mason and Nicholas and Christopher Stec. Predeceased by his sister Joan.


Odorico BillODORICO, Bill - (September 8, 1924 - January 7, 2018) - 

With his loving family by his side, it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear dad.

Beloved husband of Alba and dear father of Renato & daughter-in-law Susan, nonno to Mandy, Katrina & Patricia. Survived by his dear brother Tony and sister-in-law Virginia.


Lucic StrahinjaLUCIC, Strahinja - (November 15, 1929 - January 7, 2018) -

Passed away on January 7, 2018.


Chin Yee FerdinandCHIN-YEE, Ferdinand  -  October 20, 1918 – January 7, 2018

He was the devoted husband of the late Lillian (nee Lee) and father to predeceased children, Janice and Craig.


Locey BlancheLOCEY, Blanche Evangeline (Jacques) - Peacefully on Saturday January 6, 2018 at Headwaters Health Care Centre, Orangeville, in her 91st year.

Blanche was the loving mother of  Doreen (Ralph) of Newfoundland, Curtis of Kitchener, Jan (Fred) of Erin, Suzanne (Albert) of Morrisburg and the late Joanie, Jim and Michael (Debbie),adoring grandmother of 18 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

Blanche will be remembered and loved by all, including by her 20 siblings and her dear friend Gina.


Cloutier JoeCLOUTIER, Bernard 'Joe' - (November 18, 1931 - January 6, 2018) - Peacefully passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital on January 6, 2018.

Beloved husband, and best friend of Shirley (neé Robinet). The best loving father of Michael (Nancy) and Susan Cairns (Frank Mattiolli).

Proud grandfather of Justin (Katie), Ryan, Christine Lister (Steven) and Carly Flood (John) and great-grandfather to Ethan and Emma. Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Joe retired from Mack Truck, and enjoyed spending time with his family and golfing at Tyandaga.


Babakhani IevkenBABAKHANI, Ievken - (April 10, 1938 - January 6, 2018) -

It is with great sadness we announce her sudden passing.

She was a cherished mother and grandmother.


Smith JamesSMITH, James C. - It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of James on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at the age of 87.

Beloved husband of Margaret for 65 years. Loving father of Colleen (Jamie), Rhonda (Lorne) and Jim (Lori). Cherished grandfather to Erin (Ian), Ryan and Samantha (Colin). Proud great-grandfather to Jaime and Sean.

Will be sadly missed by sisters Dorothy, Irene and brother Robert.


LESSELS, John Barry - (November 2, 1937 - January 6, 2018) -

It is with profound sadness that lifelong Oakville resident John Barry passed away peacefully at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital in his 80th year.

After 55 years of marriage Barry leaves behind his loving wife Delphine, son Darryl, brothers Robert and David. He will be truly missed by all of his extended family and friends.


COOK, Christina - (May 6, 1930 - January 5, 2018) -

It is with great sadness we announce Christina's passing at the Castleview-Wychwood Long Term Care.

She  will be greatly missed by her family and friends.


Acedo FernandoACEDO, Fernando Bravo - Suddenly at his residence on Friday, January 5, 2018. Fernando was in his 78th year.

Loving husband of Ann (nee Gluszko) for 45 years. Cherished father of Sonia, and Michael (Kareen). Sadly missed by grandaughter Mila.

Survived by sister Victoria and by brother Jose Luis. Brother in law of John (Carol). Uncle of Fernando, Alfonso, Jose Luis, Shelley, Amanda and Jessica.


Devine MichaelDEVINE, Michael - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Michael at Princess Margaret Hospital on Friday, January 5, 2018 at the age of 65.

Loving husband of Julie. Cherished father of Patrick (Stephanii), Noah (Jessica) and Sarah (Jeremy). Proud grandfather of Benjamin and Jacob. Dear brother of Mary, Peter, Patrick, Chris, and Nancy. Predeceased by his sister Gloria. He will be greatly missed by his nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Before retiring Michael, served with the Toronto Police Department, and prior he spent thirty years in the banking industry with TD Bank.


Hood BruceHOOD, Bruce Melvin - (1936 - 2018) - Peacefully on Friday January 5, 2018 at Hospice Wellington, Guelph.

Husband of Daphne and survived by his children; Randy (Ana), Kevin (Cecilia) and Marilyn and by Daphne's children, Grant, Kevin (Michelle) and Jennifer (Derek).

Bruce is grandfather to his grandchildren, Alexander, Connor, Caroline and Natalie as well as Daphne's grandchildren, Aiden, Kaiya, Paulina, Raquel, Clark, Emily and Jack.

He is also sadly missed by his brother Murray (Joan), sister Marina Fougere, dear friends Mike and Diana Leach and family as well as many cousins, nieces, nephews, friends and colleagues.


Scace EdwinSCACE, Edwin Ronald - Suddenly on Friday January 5, 2018 at his home in Georgetown. Edwin, in his 76th year.

Loved husband of the late Doreen Hills. Loving father of Ronald (Shelley), Jeanne (Bev Gibson), Ralph (Laura) and Jannette (Marc Nadeau).

Cherished grandpa of Dwayne, Randy, Tanya, Kimberly, Samantha, Ashley and Jessica and great grandpa of Jacob, Gabriella, Amanda and Clara.


Simmonds DonaldSIMMONDS, Donald Charles - (1949 - 2018) - Passed suddenly and unexpectedly on Friday January 5, 2018 at his home.

Loving husband of Deborah.

Dear friend of Charlie the newf.


Houle RogerHOULE, J. Roger - Passed away in his residence at Birkdale Place, Milton on Friday, January 5, 2018.

Roger was born in Saint-Louis-de-Gonzague, Quebec on June 3, 1922.

Predeceased by his loving wife of 70 years, Dorothy and his son Pierre (Carol).

Devoted father to Richard (Ruth), Robert (Edie), Michele and Theresa (Peter). Roger will be sadly missed by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.


Rolfe FloROLFE, Florence Noreen 'Flo' - With sadness we announce the passing of Florence Noreen Rolfe in Oakville Trafalgar Hospital on January 5, 2018 at the age of 87 years.

She was predeceased by two loving husbands, Mel Steane in 1966 and John Rolfe in 2000, and then by her beloved daughter, Barbara (Steane) DaRosa in 2010.

Flo will be missed and fondly remembered by her step-grandson Eric DaRosa and all who knew and loved this lovely, spirited lady.