Brooks RandyBROOKS, Randall 'Randy'  -  Passed away at St. Joseph’s Lifecare Centre, Brantford on Thursday, December 14, 2017, at the age of 62 years. 

Beloved husband of Judy (nee Yahn). Loving Dad of Meghan Gilmore (Stephen) and Katelyn Brooks (Nathan Thomas) and step-father to Amy Grinyer and Eric Grinyer. Cherished grandfather of Olive Gilmore and Ivy Gilmore.        

Loving brother of Nadeen Brooks (Neil Morse) and Wanda Taul.


Conning EdwardCONNING, Edward 'Ted'  -  Passed away peacefully, with his family by his side, on Thursday, December 14, 2017 in his 88th year. 

Ted is survived by his loving wife Enid, with whom he shared 63 devoted years of marriage. 

A loving father, Ted will also be forever missed by his children Jill (John) Bell and their children Naomi (Steve), Brian, Cameron and Ian and great grandson Teddy, all of Calgary, Janet (Don) Mosher and their children Dennis, John and Jake of Bright and Bruce (Nancy) Conning and their children Darby, Sullivan and Seamus of Brantford. 


Poulsen OlafPOULSEN, Rev. Olaf Sr.  -  Passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at the age of 92 years.

He is survived by his children Olaf J. and Valerie Poulsen of Waterloo and Ellen and Robert Wade of Durham, North Carolina and his cherished granddaughters Kristen Wade and Rebecca Wade.

He was predeceased by his wife Rigmor Elisabeth Poulsen (2010), his daughter Else Marijanne Bogh Poulsen (2016) and his parents Olaf Carl Poulsen and Martha Andersson.


Schnarr JeanSCHNARR, Jean Elora  -  Passed away with family at her side at the Westmount Long Term Care Centre in Kitchener on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at the age of 91.

Loving mother of Linda Frey (predeceased), Judy Wardle and her husband Brian, David Schnarr and his wife Kim, Laurie Gray and her husband Stephen, mother-in-law of David Frey and his wife Jane, grandmother of Greg Frey (Jenn), Darren Frey (Kendra), Heather Heath, Vickie Goncalves (Nelson), Michael Wardle (Denise), Sarah Schnarr (Ian), Amanda Parsons (Kaywood), Daniel Schnarr (Amanda), Andrew Schnarr (Bianca), Scott Gray (Lauren), Stephanie Canada (Medardo), Diane Timmer (Mike), and great-grandmother of 24 great-grandchildren.


HOFFMAN, Donald Henry  -  Passed away at Knollcrest, Milverton on Thursday, December 14, 2017 in his 89th year. 

He was born in North Easthope Township, Perth County, a son of the late Alfred and Nelda (Wettlaufer) Hoffman. Survived by his sister Audrey (Curtis) Riedel, three nieces and one nephew. 

Besides his parents, he was predeceased by one brother, Laverne, and a sister, Shirley Ryan. 


PUIM, Jose Chaves  -  Passed away at Cambridge Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, December 13,    2017, at the age of 85. 

Beloved husband of Guilhermina (nee Almeida).       

Dear father of Carlos (Ellen), Nina (Brian), Kevin and the late Terezinha. Avô of Joseph, Kiera and Teresa, Lily, Vivi and Bella. 

Survived by his siblings Arsenio (Leanore), Silvina (the late Jose), Helena (Manuel) and Ines (Rick).


Guenard OlivaGUENARD, Oliva  -  Peacefully passed away at St. Andrews Terrace on Wednesday, December 13, 2017, at the age of 90 years. 

Loving brother of Cecile Fortier (the late Adrian), Doris Jolin (Louis) and Dolores Guenard, Survived by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Predeceased by 5 brothers and 7 sisters.

Oliva was a Veteran of the Second World War, an Honorary Life Member of the Knights of Columbus and an integral member of  Centre Communautaire Francophone de Cambridge.


Brazolot LeeBRAZOLOT, Lee Ann Marie - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lee on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 in Guelph, Ontario.

Lee leaves behind her beloved husband Pat Scremin and his three children Nadine (Ken), Jeremy (Jill) and Dylan as well as her loving sisters Tracy Hawkes (Greg Jotham), Christine Thompson (Jeremy) and Dina Trussler (Jim).

Lee will be missed and remembered by Harvey, Kim, Fred, many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Myrt and Dino Brazolot and her nephew Trenton Kendrick.

Lee will finally rest in her father’s arms along and with all her other loved ones who have already gone.


Gatterbauer MargitGATTERBAUER, Margit (Breuer)  -  Passed away following a brief illness at St. Mary's Hospital on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at the age of 83.

Beloved wife of Alfred for 61 years. Loving mother of Romana Frey. Proud Oma of Kieran Frey.

Margit was well known for her many talents. She loved to paint and make jewellery. With her husband Alfred, she created many stained glass windows for churches in the Kitchener area.


McFarlane BruceMcFARLANE, Bruce Furnival  -  A bright light left the world on December 12, 2017. Bruce Furnival McFarlane passed away peacefully in his 78th year after a long struggle with Alzheimers.

Beloved husband of Sandy, loved father of Lori (Jim) and stepfather of Craig (Chay) and Joelle (Ian). Cherished Papa of Morgan, Ben and Sadie.

Bruce was an incredibly positive and outgoing force. He had an unquenchable enthusiasm and great zest for life. His tremendous ability to treat everyone he met with respect and sincerity made people feel special.


Tavares MariaTAVARES, Maria Noemia  -  Peacefully passed away at Riverbend Place, Cambridge on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at the age of 82 years.

Beloved daughter of the late Antonio and Maria Gloria Tavares. Loving sister of the late Jose (the late Maria Do Carmo) and Eduardo (Alcina). Survived by her nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.

Resting at Corbett funeral home, Cambridge, on Friday, December 15, 2017 from 5-9pm. Funeral Mass will be held from Our Lady of Fatima RC Church, 185 Elgin Street S., Cambridge on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 10am. Interment will follow at Parklawn Cemetery.


Mayne ThomasMAYNE, Thomas  -  After a short battle with cancer, at Victoria Hospital, London, on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, Mr. Thomas Michael Mayne of Listowel, in his 64th year.

Husband of the late Jackie (Hicks) Mayne in 2014.

Father of Melanie and Roger Thackeray of Goderich, Jeff and Rebecka Mayne of Tottenham, and Justin Mayne of Listowel. Grandfather of Abigale and Avery Thackeray, and Byron Mayne. 

Son of Joe Mayne of Arthur, and the late Elaine (deceased 2009).


Martin AmyMARTIN, Amy Athelyn  -  Passed away peacefully, with her family by her side, at the Eden House Care Facility, Guelph, on Tuesday, December 12, 2017.

Amy Athelyn (Berry) Martin age 96 years, was the beloved wife of the late William Martin.

She was the loving mother of Gloria Vermeulen  and her late husband Jack. Bill Martin, Valerie Martin and her husband Paul Hawkey, Don Martin, and Marilyn Dickinson and her husband Randy. Amy was the proud grandmother of many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.


Smith FrancesSMITH, Frances Jackson  - Passed away peacefully on December 11, 2017 at 95 years of age at St. Andrew's Terrace in Cambridge.

Dear mother of Lynda Perkes, (Kitchener), Janet Dunbar (Oakville), Diane (Jim) McGuire (Thornhill).

Loving grandmother of Karen (Mike) Gallant, Cheryl (Ryan) Hughes, Bryan (Sarah) Dunbar, Jennifer (Murray) Houser, Kerri (Justin) Dunbar, Stephanie (James) McGuire, and David (Kate) McGuire.


Ecott HazelECOTT, Hazel Irene, RN -  Of Guelph, passed away peacefully at the Guelph General Hospital on Monday, December 11, 2017, in her 94th year.

Beloved wife of 57 years to the late Ronald Sydney Ecott (2005).

Loved mother of Janice, Lynda and husband Wayne Levadoux, and Kevin.

Predeceased by sister Vida Stone and parents Harry and Myrtle Card.


Baum ErnstBAUM, Ernst (Ernie)  -  Passed away peacefully at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, on Monday, December 11, 2017 with his loving wife Bernice by his side. After a valiant battle with cancer, in his 82nd year, Ernst is at peace with his Lord in heaven. 

Loving husband, partner and best friend of Bernice (nee Wiltse) for 59 years. 

Much loved and respected father of Bonnie and her husband Ron Leonhardt, and Sherry and her husband Rolfe Rosenau. Very proud and cherished grandfather to Terra (Davin) Campbell, Shawn (Megan) Leonhardt, Jake Rosenau, and Jennifer (Nick) Van Dyk. Ernst was thrilled to spend precious times with great-grandsons Nicholas and Bentley. 


Kistner GlenKISTNER, Glen  -  86, of Stratford passed away peacefully at Stratford General Hospital on Monday December 11, 2017.

Cherished husband of Irene Kistner.

He is survived by his stepchildren Cheryl Riehl, Donna White, Nadine Clark, Stephen McTavish (Sharon) and Kathy Muir (Jim).

And by his sister Helen Wassman (Clarence Rolph). He will be missed by many grandchildren


Cordeiro JoeCORDEIRO, Jose Jacinto DeSousa 'Joe'  -  Passed away peacefully with family by his side at Hospice Wellington in Guelph on Monday, December 11, 2017 at the age of 57.

Beloved husband of Tarra Gersdorf-Cordeiro.

Loving Dad to Joey (Aimee), Candice (Scott) Prontack and Step Dad to Jordan and Logan Gersdorf. Cherished Papa to Landon Prontack, Amelia Cordeiro, and Weston Joe Prontack on the way.

Dear son of Maria and the late Deodato. Loving brother to Carlos (Barb), Maria Maloney, Dave (late Olive), Louie and George. Dear brother-in-law of Alan Wyatt (late Karen), Ron Gard (late Tracey), Darlene Hayes (Mike) and Trudy Gard (Rick Arsenault).


Hiscock DeborahHISCOCK, Deborah Ann 'Debbie'  -  Passed away peacefully at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, on Monday, December 11, 2017  at the age of 58.

Loving mother of Tasha (Chris) and Jamie (Melissa). Cherished grandmother of Kirklin, Jax and Breyden. 

Dear sister of Linda (Gary) and Jean (Gabriel). She will be fondly remembered by her nephews Ricky(Tysha) and Mason and niece Hana and great-nephew Gannon. 


Logan AllanLOGAN, Allan Lawrence  -  Passed away suddenly at home on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the age of 49.

Beloved husband of Monica Cline. Fondly remembered by Jacob, Justin and Samantha Cline.

Survived by his parents Wayne and Judith Logan, sister Karen Logan-Hartle (Tom) and nieces Britteny and Chantelle.

Allan was an avid sports fan who will be sadly missed by his many friends at Home Hardware.


Mockzarska MichalinaMOCZARSKA, Michalina (Kmiecik)  -  Passed away peacefully at her home, with family by her side, on Monday, December 11, 2017  at the age of 94. 

Beloved wife of the late Stanislaw. 

Loving mother of Alexandra Pietrzela (the late Czeslaw), Wieslaw Moczarski (Wieslawa), Grazyna Szymikowska (Edmund), Iwona Pawelec (Tadeusz) and Maria Piatkowski (Andrzej). 

Much loved Babcia of 9 grandchildren and cherished Prababcia of 14 great-grandchildren. Survived by 2 sisters and 2 brothers in Poland and predeceased by 3 brothers. She will be deeply missed by many nieces and nephews in Poland.


DYCKHOFF, Lisa May  -  Passed away peacefully at Hilltop Manor Cambridge, on Monday December 11, 2017 at the age of 33. 

Lisa will be sadly missed by her family and friends. 

Funeral Services will be held at Forward Church, 455 Myers Rd., Cambridge, on Thursday December 14, 2017 at 1p.m., with family receiving friends one hour prior. An interment will be held in the Ayr Cemetery at a later date.




Scoular RobertSCOULAR, Robert Mitchell  -  In loving memory of Robert (Bob, Scotty, Pappy) Scoular, of Elmira, (formerly Waterloo) Ontario, passed away peacefully at Freeport Hospital, Kitchener on Monday December 11, 2017, 74 years old.

He leaves behind his loving children, Tina and her husband Scott Brown, Robert and his wife Wendy Scoular (Wagner) and cherished grandson, Robert (Bobby) Scoular. Will be missed by his beloved dog, Ruby.

He is predeceased by his parents Robert and Ruby Scoular (Wright); sister, Jean Paterson (Scoular) and brother, John Scoular.


Herbert RenaHEBERT, Rena Teresa  -  At Marian Residence, Cambridge, on Monday, December 11, 2017. The family is mourning the passing of our beautiful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, and aunt.
The Community of Sisters of Mary Immaculate surrounded Rena with prayer, in particular, the Holy Rosary as she slipped peacefully into the arms of our Saviour.

Loving wife of the late Lucien (1975). Dear mother of Anne Marie and her husband Rod LeGate of Westlake Village, California, Patricia Corrigan and her late husband D'Arcy of Mount Forest, Barbara McLean of Guelph, Art and his wife Cheryl of Burlington, Larry and his wife Marcia of Chestmere, Alberta, Nancy of Guelph and Carl and his wife Darlene of Edmonton.


Campbell JohnCAMPBELL, John Charles  -  Of Elora, passed away peacefully at age 82 at Groves Memorial Hospital in Fergus.

Beloved husband of Janet Campbell.

Father to Martin Campbell, Roy Campbell(Lorraine) and step-father to Steven Campbell(Melissa Chu), Doug Campbell(predeceased) and Kathy Thauberger(Patrick). Grandfather and great grandfather to many.


Carisse TylerCARISSE, Tyler Charles  –  Passed suddenly at home December 10, 2017.

At 18 years old, Tyler was the cherished son of Ronda MacArthur and Dan Carisse. Beloved brother of Chris MacArthur and Rob Bowers. Also survived by his grandparents Addie & Uldage as well as many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.

Tyler was an avid sports fan and player. Beloved family member and friend to everyone he met. He was an inspirational soul, a kind heart and a genuine person. He will be remembered by all for his care, compassion and love.