Nehring AlwineNEHRING, Alwine  –  Called home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at Freeport Hospital in her 93rd year. 

Predeceased by her loving husband Johann (2009). 

Mother to Karin (Arnie) Shantz, Kurt (Carla) Nehring and Rosemarie (John) Vickell. Beloved Oma to Phillip (Kathryn Roy) Shantz, Bethany (Bryan) Fletcher, Ben Nehring and Justice Vickell, and great-grandmother to Gavin Shantz, McKayla and Theodore Fletcher.

 

THOMPSON, Shirley May  -  Passed away peacefully at Woodingford Lodge, Woodstock, on Wednesday December 6, 2017 at the age of 84.        

Daughter of Gladys and Anson Thompson. Beloved sister of William C. Thompson (Bereathe), Irene, and Darlene (William) Jones. 

Shirley will also be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

 

McLEOD, Gerald Gordon  -  (September 13, 1937-December 6, 2017)  -  Jerry went to be with his Lord, the morning of Wednesday December 6, 2017 at Fairview Mennonite Home. 

The loving husband of Marie (nee Roche) McLeod. 

Lovingly remembered by his cherished step-daughter Nancy Foster (Martin), brothers Bruce (Eva), Ron, and sister Linda Stone, grandchildren Jessica and Chad Bricker, step-daughter Carol Cash and many nieces and nephews. 

Jerry was predeceased by his parents Gordon and Bernice McLeod, brothers Bob (Judy), Jack, sister        Audrey Steeves (Ken) and beloved wife Shirley (Hammer). 

 

FERREIRA, Carlos Da Silva  -  Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family at his home, after a courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at the age of 70.

Beloved husband of Betty (Grass) Ferreira with whom he married Decemeber 10, 1965. 

Loving father of Nancy Ferreira (Charlie Boulding). Dear grandfather to Cody Durham and Natalie Boulding and great-grandfather to Savanah and Ella.

Also survived by his three brothers, one sister and two brothers-in-law.

 

Bolger LucindaBOLGER, Lucinda 'Cindy'  -  Went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at The Village at University Gates, Waterloo, at the age of 96 years.

Cindy Bolger was the beloved wife and best friend of the late Lorne Bolger (2017).

Dear mother of Jim (Catherine) Bolger of Waterloo and Paul (Wendy Bezeau) Bolger of Conestogo. Loved grandmother of Robert, Kellen, and Michael.

Dear sister of Elvina Woolner and Abner (Anne) Martin, and sister-in-law of Vera Martin.

 

Berriault LouiseBERRIAULT, Louise Elizabeth  -  With great sadness, the family of Louise Elizabeth Berriault announces her unexpected passing at St. Mary's General Hospital in Kitchener on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at the age of 62.

Beloved sister of James Cosgrove and wife Dora, Mathew Cosgrove and wife Sheila, and Mark Cosgrove and wife Monique. Loving aunt to Dana, Amber, Stephen, Crystal, Nikki, Michelle, David, Ashley, Mandy, Daniel, and Liam.

Predeceased by her parents George and Marie (nee Segerson) Cosgrove, sister Patricia Trauzzi, and brother Gerald Cosgrove.

 

Burgess JohnBURGESS, John 'Jack' Cameron  -  The 95-year adventure known as the life of John 'Jack' Cameron Burgess was completed on Dec 6, 2017. He passed peacefully holding the hand of Dawn, his dear wife of 64 years, and surrounded by family. 

Born in London on Oct 10, 1922 John was predeceased by his parents James and Christina and his three siblings. He is survived by his wife Dawn and his children Christina (James), Ken (Jill) and Bruce (Jayne) as well as 13 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

A WWII veteran John served on the HMCS Niagara in the North Atlantic. His patriotic devotion to his country and its values was evident through his life. 

 

MAGGIOLO, Angelo  –  Passed away peacefully at the Guelph General Hospital on Tuesday, December 5, 2017.

Angelo was the loving husband for 52 years to Shirley and the beloved father to his daughter Angela and her partner Todd and son Stefan. 

He will be lovingly remembered by his brothers in Canada; John and Fernando and their families and his brothers in Italy; Mario and Aurelio and their families. 

He will also be fondly remembered by his friends at the Italian Canadian Club and his buddies at the Guelph Storm games.

 

MACDONALD, Ronald David  -  Suddenly at the Guelph General Hospital on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 in his 90th year.

Predeceased by his beloved wife of 30 years Ida (1980). Loving partner of Betty Hazell for 35 years.

Dear Dad of Linda Boyd (Thomas, d. 2013) and Colin MacDonald. Cherished Grandpa of Janice (Paul), Heather (David), Colin and Matthew and Great Grandpa to Sarah, Isabelle and Nicholas. He is survived by his brother Bruce of Cutback, Montana. He will be sadly missed by his many family members and friends.

 

Williams KathrynWILLIAMS, Kathryn (nee Johnson)  -  At age 62 of Guelph, Ontario, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by the love of her family and close friends after a courageous battle with cancer, and has gone home to be with her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Kathi was born on January 25, 1955 in Edgerton, Wisconsin, the daughter of Tylor and Delorus Johnson. She graduated from Stoughton High School. 

She was the loving wife of Andy Williams for 35 years. Beloved mother of Scott (Tracy), Michael (Tammy), Kari and Bjorn (Krista). Cherished grandmother of Austin, Zane, Alyssa, Halle, Ethan, Griffin, Zachary and Grant.

 

TEK, Heng  -  Passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the age of 61.

Beloved husband of Sreang Hoc.

Loving father of Tery (Bill), Ho (Rebecca), Holikha (Sygech) and Holina (Phara). Proud 'Tata' of Gatsby, Ace, Odette, Lana and, on the way, Caleb.

 

Daub GerthDAUB, Gerth Henry 'Dauby'  -   I did it my way!  -  Born in Shakespeare, Ontario on October 17, 1926 having just celebrated his 91st year he passed peacefully at his home on Tuesday, December 5, 2017.

A lifelong resident of Kitchener Waterloo he worked at Orr Automobiles for 34 years and donated his time back to the community through his work at Kiwanis. He was a member of the St. Mark’s Lutheran Church and the Air Force 404 Wing.

Husband to the late Mary (1985) brother to Emily, Ruth, Ronald and Hark. Father to Susan Schnarr, Stephen Daub, Shelley Marchand, Sally Daub and Stacey Daub.

 

Goodman BarbaraGOODMAN, Barbara Joan  -  Sadly the family of Barbara Joan Goodman announces her passing on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the age of 84. 

Barbara was  predeceased by her parents, Robert and Elsie Hutchison and husband, Russell Goodman.

She will be missed by her daughter Christine of Cambridge, son Michael and his wife Cathy of Waterloo, son Stephen and his wife Sherry of Cambridge, and daughter Sharon (Rick) of Kirkland Lake. She was the proud Grandmother to Amanda (Ken), Aaron, Desirae, Savanna, Vanessa, Devon and Brayden as well as Great Grandmother to Jelani, Freeyah, Maxwell and Jaxon.

 

Hermann IlseHERMANN, Ilse (Nebel)  -  Now home to be with her Lord and Saviour, Ilse passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family in the early hours of Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital at the age of 88.

Beloved wife of Harry with whom she shared 56 years of marriage.

Loving mother of Ilona (Rolf) Bodendorfer, Mark (Helga) Hermann, Susan Hermann and Birgit (Larry) Pellizzari. Cherished Oma of Sarah (Curtis Waldeck), Erik, Jonathan, Daniel, Katrina and Sophia.

 

Mitchell HenriettaMITCHELL, Henrietta Adeline (Sherarer)  -  Passed away peacefully at her home with Bob at her side, on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the age of 87.

Beloved wife of 55 years to Robert Mitchell.

Loving mother of Tim (Barb) of Kitchener and Alissa Mitchell (John Downing) of London. Cherished grandmother of Jennifer Mitchell, Sean Mitchell, Jake Pow, Erin Downing, and Izzy Downing.

Sister of Beverly (Alice) Schearer of Kitchener and Dorothy Elver of Nepean.

 

Mitterer LydiaMITTERER, Lydia Martha (Titlius)  -  Passed away peacefully, Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the age of 94.

Lydia was born Lydia Titlius in Vilnius, Lithuania. As a result of the Russian invasion of Lithuania during world war two her entire family were forced off their family farm and displaced to first an evacuee camp in Copenhagen and then to Austria. In the years after the war with food shortages and limited employment opportunities, her sewing skills proved to be a significant contribution to her family's survival. After 5 years in Austria and the birth of her first daughter Joanne, Lydia followed her 2 sisters and other family to Kitchener. 

 

Peard DavidPEARD, David Peter Allen  -  David went to be with his Lord and Saviour, surrounded by his family on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the age of 65.

Beloved husband of Carla. Loving father of Jake (Tina) and Josh. Stepfather to Amy, April and Chris. Proud 'Poppy' of Hannah and Sam.

Survived by his brothers William (Naomi), Jack (Marg) and George (Yvonne).

Predeceased by his first wife Joan.

 

Rowland JuneROWLAND, Joan  -  Surrounded by her family, Joan passed away at home on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017  at the age of 73.

Loving mother of Bonnie Scott (David), Brenda Rowland-Geissinger (Ryan), Jen Rowland, Steve Ball (Lynn). Cherished grandma of Jessica, Joshua, Amanda, Sarah, Abigail, James, Rory, and Zach.

Fondly remembered by Debbie, Laurie, Guy, Randy, Janet, Carolyn and their families and her many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her husband James (2001) and her parents, John and Myrtle Crosby.

 

McGrail LauritaMcGRAIL, Laurita 'Ricky' (nee Fulson)  -  Went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, surrounded by her loving family, at the young age of 80.

Devoted wife of Bill for 60 years.

Loving mom of Gwen (Hugh) Spencer, Penny Wilson (Ron), William Jr. (Linda Ann) and Rick. Adored Nana of Jake, Shannon, Laurita (Raf), Billy (Ashley) and Kate (Logan); great-grandma of eight.

Will be missed by her sister-in-law Grace.

Predeceased by her grandson Bruce, sister Trudy and her cousin Trucia.

 

Dickson HazelDICKSON, Hazel Mae (nee Lucas)  -  At age 97, of Stratford passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at Stratford General Hospital. Born in Grey Township on September 12, 1920, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Lillian (Martin) Lucas.

Loving and cherished mother of Carole Sanderson, Sheila Dickson (Bob Whittaker) and the late Rhonda Leggatt, who predeceased her in 2013. Proud grandmother of Paula Pattenden (Garry), Cassandra Chambers (Mike), Chris Leggatt, Tim Leggatt, Ashley Leggatt and great-grandmother of Connor and Kenzie Chambers. 

She is also survived by her dear sister Velma Carsh as well as several nieces and grand-nephews. 

 

Langlois HazelLANGLOIS, Hazel  -  Surrounded with much love by her family, Hazel Langlois slipped away peacefully at Golden Years Nursing Home on December 5, 2017 in her 83rd year.

Lovingly remembered by her children Selwyn (Jacki), Arliss (Lori), Pam (Bill) and her firstborn Constance Anne (Kathy) born Marie Majella whom she selflessly gifted through adoption to the McLean family.

Adored Grandma to Marc, Chris, Adam, Yuri and Jeff. Grandma Great to Michael, Adelynne and Isabella.

Treasured sister to June, Maxine, Jane, Joyce, Caroline, Albertine, John and Madeleine.

 

King NoreenKING, Noreen Mary (MacAfee)  -  Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener at the age of 89.

She is survived by step-son James Wolfe, his wife Sarah Mast and sons Josh and Sam.

Predeceased by John MacAfee (Father), Beloved husband Vernon Frederick King, and Sister Beverly Sutton

Noreen worked as an Executive Assistant at TD Bank Head Office in Toronto ON.

 

Deveau Karen DEVEAU, Rev. Karen Arlene -  (Evangelical Christian Church in Canada - Christian Disciples)  -  Passed away peacefully at St. Mary's Hospital on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the age of 67.

Loving mother of Delena Deveau. Beloved grandmother of Christine Drost (Mike) and great grandmother of Chloe Vera Drost.

Dear sister of Nadeen Deveau and aunt of Cassandra.

 

Piech TadeuszPIECH, Tadeusz 'Ted'  -  Peacefully passed away at Cambridge Memorial Hospital on Monday, December 4, 2017, at the age of 93 years. 

Loving father of Lucyna (Douglas), Richard, Leszek (Claudine) and Jasmine. Cherished dziadek of Crystal, Chantelle, Amy, Ryan, Connor, Nicole and Sarah. 

Survived by Irene and his sister Antonina.

 

Bowman SusanneBOWMAN, Susanne  -  Peacefully passed away on Monday, December 4, 2017 at Barnswallow Place in Elmira, at the age of 91 years.

Susanne was the wife of the late David Bowman (1993).

Mother of Evelyn (Paul) Hoffman of Heidelberg, Cliff (Wendy) Bowman of Elora, Margaret (Don) Weber of Hawkesville, Les Bowman of Florida, and Barb (Ian) Ross of Kanata.

Survived by twin sisters Dorothy Rudy and Doris Metzger, brother-in-law Lester Bechtel, 16 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren.

 

Hildebrand LotharHILDEBRAND, Lothar  -  Resident of Fergus and local cabinet maker for over 35 years. Passed away peacefully at his home in Waterloo, on Monday, December 4th, 2017 in his 85th year.

Beloved partner of Christine Ehrlich. Loving father of Roger and his wife Joanne, Susan Chapman and her husband Tom and Monica Hildebrand and her husband Eddie. Fondly remembered by his grandchildren Erika, Sabina, Mel, Quinton and Lola. Survived by his brother Rainer & his wife Helga.

Predeceased by his wife of 52 years Gerhild (Schnippering).