JOLIVET, Robert George 'Bob' - (Longtime Member of Royal Canadian Legion; Canadian Air Force; Member of Moose Lodge) -

Passed away peacefully at St. Mary's Hospital on Monday, September 18, 2017 in his 90th year.

Beloved husband of Margaret for over 69 years. Loving father of Richard (Liz), Susan and the late Leslie. Proud Grandpa of Jennifer (Sean) and Ryan.


Baxter RuthBAXTER, Ruth Doreen (nee Jarvis) - Former resident of Ayr and Paisley, Ruth passed away surrounded by family at Lanark Heights Long Term Care in Kitchener on Sunday September 17, 2017 in her 92nd year.

Beloved wife of the late Frank (2008). Loving mother of Patricia McBride (late John) and Joan La Croix (Edward). Proud grandmother of 4 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

Beloved daughter of the late Arthur and Josephine Jarvis. Dear sister of Clarence (Pat), Hugh (Georgina), John (Sharon) and the late Walt (Elsie), Mary (Bob), Jean (Bob) and Gladys (Bob).


Pearcey EdwardPEARCEY, Edward Nathaniel - Passed away on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Grand River Hospital at the age of 89.

Beloved husband of the late Phyllis Pearcey. Loving father of Donald Pearcey and Susan Pearcey. Cherished grandfather of Carrie, Shawn, Laura, Julie, Benjamin, Gregory, Katie, Jessica, Annie, Sarah, Sydney, Chelsea, Jillian, Kennedy and Kinnon and many great-grandchildren.

Survived by his daughters-in-law Janice Pearcey and Marilyn Pearcey and son-in-law James Burgess. Dear brother of Viola Cromi. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his children, Donna and Henry Verbakel, Gregory Pearcey, Randall Pearcey, Deborah Burgess and Laura Jean Pearcey.


PROKOPOWICZ, Ronald Stephen 'Ron' - Passed away on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener at the age of 75.

Beloved husband of Diane (nee Grant) Prokopowicz for 55 years. Loving father of David (Laura), Michael and Bradley. Dear grandfather of William (Nichole), Blake, Eric, Matthew, Amanda, Stephanie and great-grandfather of Elizabeth and Noah.

Predeceased by his sister Shirley Sauve and Larry Prokopowicz.

Ron was the co-owner of the Stanley Park Sunoco for 25 years and recently the owner of Stapar Motors in St. Clements for 18 years.


SMALL, Margaret Rae (nee Boak) - Passed away peacefully, with family by her side on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Freeport Health Centre at the age of 95.

Predeceased by her husband, Iver Small (1982). Loving mother of Cindy Small, Kevin (Sarah) and predeceased by George James.

Cherished grandmother to Tanya and Amy and great-grandmother to Brandon, Joshua, Avery and Noah. Also survived by her sister, Jessica Campney and predeceased by her five brothers, Jim, Bill, Bob, Ray and Aaron Boak.


Roth DorisROTH, Doris (Baechler)  -  Passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at VON Sakura House, Woodstock.   Doris was born 86 years ago in East Zorra Township and was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Baechler (Bender). 

Beloved wife of the late Alvin Roth who predeceased her in 1961. 

Dear mother and mother-in-law of Diane Roth of Courtney, B.C., Wilbur & Peggy Roth of Kitchener, Cliff Roth & Anne Schlorff of Waterloo, Stewart & Wendy Roth of Woodstock, Susan & Mike Brenneman of New Dundee. Doris will be forever loved by her 9 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. 


Bonnet CharlesBONNET, Charles Alfie Clarence  -  Peacefully passed away on Saturday, September 16, 2017, at the age of 88 years.        

Clarence was a loving and devoted husband and father. A man of very strong faith and a friend to all those who knew him. He was a talented pianist, punster and lover of all things chocolate!

Clarence will be dearly missed by his wife of over 55 years, Barbara, by his children Karen and Dale (Allison) and by all those whose lives he touched along his beautiful journey here.


Fendley JimFENDLEY, James Douglas 'Jim' - With profound sadness on Saturday, September 16, 2017 while in Toronto General Hospital at the age of 62, Jim unexpectedly passed away.

Loving and devoted husband of Brenda Fendley for 22 years. Proud and loving father of Cody Fendley (Jocelyn Bovay), Shaelyn Fendley, and Adam Fendley. Dear grandfather of Lillie, Jaelyn, Niahlah and Michael.

Predeceased by his dad Peter and his mom Violet. He is survived by his brothers Bob (Paula), Kenny, Keith (Deb), Tim, Bill (Robin), Jeff and sister Linda Fendley-Coull (Paul).


Ritter ShirleyRITTER, Shirley Mae (Kaminska) - Passed away on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at The Village of Winston Park, Kitchener at the age of 91.

Loving mother of Anne (Bill) Brubacher and Bruce (Cathie). Loving grandmother of Nickolas (Megan) Mula.
Great-grandmother of Molly. Dog Grandma of Kenzie Mae.

Fondly remembered by her nephews, Daniel, Paul, John, and Tom and their families. She will be greatly missed by her extended family and many friends.

Predeceased by her husband, Harold, her sister, Reta Stauffer, and her brother-in-law, Walter Stauffer.


BEATTY, Cleora Loreen (nee Linton) - Passed away suddenly on Saturday September 16, 2017 at her residence.

Loreen "Lorry" Beatty of Port Rowan in her 85th year.

Beloved wife of Christopher P. Beatty who she married May 14, 1955.

Loving mother of Lana & husband Pat Gahagan of Courtice, Gina & husband Mark Watts of Oakville and Carla & husband Matthew Trowell of Stoney Creek.


Humphrey RobertHUMPHREY, Robert Manell  –  Passed away peacefully on Thursday September 15, 2017 at Sakura House, Woodstock. Bob Humphrey of Bright in his 69th year.

Beloved husband of Linda (nee Currah) whom he married May 22, 1976. 

Dear father of Tom & wife Michelle of Arthur, Kerry and husband Andrew Heberling of Sherwood Park, Alberta, Cynthia & Kevin Brezynskie of Springwater and Bethany of Bright. 

Sadly missed by his grandchildren Mikayla, Clara, Anthony and Elliot.  


Thomas MaryTHOMAS, Mary Elizabeth (Wilhelm) Passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family on Friday, September 15, 2017 at her residence, Baden.  Mary was born 68 years ago in Kitchener and was the daughter of the late Wellington & Mary Wilhelm (Baufeldt).

Beloved wife of Craig Thomas with whom she celebrated 50 years of marriage with on August 11. 

Cherished mother of David (Frances) Thomas, Stephanie (Rod) Galambos, Angelica Thomas and George Thomas. Mary will be dearly missed by her grandchildren; Aimee, Julie, Jordan, Sarah, Sophia, Liam, Craig, Cranson, Nicola, Kate & Cohen as well as by her 2 great-grandchildren Brooklyn and Elizabeth. 


Dicken MildredDICKEN, Mildred Mary (Oldfield) - A former resident of Peterborough, passed away peacefully at Sunnyside Home, Kitchener on Friday, September 15, 2017 in her 91st year.

She was finally released from the ravages of Alzheimer's.

Beloved wife of 70 years to George. Loving mother of Anne (Robert) Morrison, and Steve (Diane) Dicken.

Cherished Nanna to Craig (Jackie), Robin (Ryan), Lisa (Jeremy), and Heather (Micah). Proud great Nanna to Claire, Keana, Mia, Reid, Hannah, Linden, Kendall, and Brady.


Mattes LuiseMATTES, Luise Carola (Blank)  - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Friday, September 15th, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital at the age of 81.

Beloved wife of Willibald Mattes. Loving mother of Joe (Nancy) Mattes and Martin (Evelyn) Mattes.

Cherished Oma of Megan, Sam, Mercedes (Jesse) Kroisenbrunner, and Jeremy.  Fondly remembered by her sister Gertrud (the late Hans) Birle, and her two nephews, Hansi and Roger.


Vieregge MillieVIEREGGE, Emilie 'Millie' (Bollenbach) - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Innisfree House on Friday September 15, 2017 at the age of 75.

Beloved wife of Heinz for 54 years. Loving mother of Michelle Lantink (Mike) and Sylvia Weber (Tom). Cherished Oma of Stefanie, Eric, Derek and Courtney.

Dear sister of Hildegard Fister (late Herman) and Julius Bollenbach (late Yvonne).


Zettel TimZETTEL, G. Timothy 'Tim' - Passed away suddenly following a brief illness at Grand River Hospital on Friday September 15, 2017 at the age of 60.

Beloved husband of Darlene for 38 years. Loving father of Amanda (Scott Carson) and Scott (Jessica). Proud Grandpa of Makayla.

Dear son of Nancy and the late George. Survived by his sister Kristine (Bud Welshman), and brothers Tom (Suzanne) and Greg (Tammy).

Son-in-law of Don and Marlene Larke and brother-in-law of Darren, Michelle (John) and Donni (Mark). Uncle Tim will be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and their families.


Lemay GuyLEMAY, Guy Edouard  - (1933 - 2017)  -  With his family at his side, Guy passed away at home on Thursday, September 14, 2017.

Beloved husband of the late Monique (2005).

Dear father of Linda Claydon and her late husband Don (2016) and John Lemay (Claire). Cherished grandfather of  Louise Robillard (Chris), Steve Lemay, Jason Potvin, and the late Julie Potvin (2016) and great-grandfather of Claydon Potvin-Hunt.

God father to Pauline Monique Bergeron and the late Carol Veillette (2016).


Sandford JanetSANDFORD, Janet 'Lynn'  -  Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at the age of 67 years.

Lynn is survived by her children Tara (Mike) Fthenos, Marcus (Aleisha) Sandford and their father Paul Sandford. Remembered as Gammie to her beloved grandchildren Manoli and Elias Fthenos and her grand-pet Lily.

Lynn is also survived by her three brothers Gary (Val) Rolls, Ken (Jeanne) Rolls, Kevin (Carole) Bonham, brother-in-law Reid Howell, step-brothers and step-sisters James (Glenda) Bonham, Donna (Norm) Voisin and Tim Bonham. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends.


Morris DennisMORRIS, Dennis  -  (retired Sgt. of the Guelph Police Service)  -  Passed away peacefully, at Hospice Wellington, on Thursday, September 14, 2017, in his 74th year. 

Beloved husband of Alinda Morrison (nee Davies); loving father of Steven (Hanna) and Andrew Morris; proud grandfather of Rachael and Ryan Morris;  brother of Norm Morris (Pat); stepfather of Mark (Nancy) and Kevin Morrison; brother-in-law of Joy McIntosh (late Tom), Terry Davies, late Gerald Davies (Sandra) and late Gail Trask (nee Davies) (Vern); godfather of Merrilee Perreault (Sam); and uncle to many nieces and nephews.


ZEHR, Mary Catherine  –  Passed away peacefully on Thursday September 14, 2017 at her residence Cambridge Country Manor. Catherine was born in Wilmot Township 81 year ago a daughter of the late William S. Zehr and Druscilla Bender.

Catherine is survived by her brother Nelson Zehr and his wife Barbara of Wellesley. She is also survived by her nieces and nephews and by many family members of the Jutzi and Roth families.

Predeceased by her sister Laurene Roth.


Ryder ShirleyRYDER, Shirley Jean (nee Haennel)  -  Passed away at Hospice Wellington, Guelph, Ontario on Thursday, September 14, 2017, at the age of 88.

Beloved wife of Arnold Douglas Ryder for 63 years. 

Loved mother of Wendy (Frank McCrystal) of Regina, SK and Dave (Sandy) Ryder of Guelph, ON. Grandma to Charlie McCrystal, Hailey McCrystal, Sam Ryder and Emily Ryder.


Delaunay AnthonyDELAUNAY, Rev Anthony - Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Thursday, September 14th, 2017 at the age of 62.

Beloved husband of Yoland for 38 years. Loving father of Deborah and Alyssa. Proud "Paps" of Vienna. Loving son of Allan and the late Olga "Gaga" Delaunay.

Fondly remembered by his brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews and extended family.


SANDISON, Donald James - Surrounded with love, Don passed away at Hospice Wellington on Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 at the age of 82 years.

Dearly loved husband of Karen Bezeau.

Father of Raymond, Donnie, Duck and the late Stephen.


Benarus ElisaBENARUS, Elisa (nee Ferreira)  -  Our beloved wife and mother passed away peacefully, with family by her side, on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital at the age of 61.

Beloved wife and best friend of Leo for 42 years.

Loving mother of Steve (Kathy) and Mark. Loving Sister of Orlanda Couto and loving Tia to Tommy, Larry, Sandra, Brian, Kevin, and Jennifer.

She was beloved and will be greatly missed by her many other family and friends.


Gawthorne KennethGAWTHORN, Kenneth John - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at St Mary's Hospital at the age of 93.

Beloved husband of the late Esther (2003).

Loving dad of Ken (Debbie). Grandpa to Jay and Joey (Sheri) and Great-Grandpa to Brooklyn and Nate.

He is also survived by his favourite sister-in-law, Dianne Hause.


MAHN, Mildred Loretta   -  Passed away peacefully at Derbeckers Heritage House in St. Jacobs on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at the age of 90. 

Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Mahn.

Lovingly remembered by daughter Debbie (Bill), son Larry (Annie), grandchildren Jessica (Ryan), Shannon (Phil), Lindsay (Vlad), James, Katie and great grandchildren Autumn, Zack, Simon and Sophie.

Mildred lived most of her life in Kitchener. She enjoyed playing bingo and visiting her son in New Zealand.