Begg EdnaBEGG, Edna Ruth (Jinks)  -  It is with great sadness that we say good bye to Mom, Gramma, Great Gramma, Aunt and Friend, Edna (Jinks) Ruth Begg. On Sunday, July 23, 2017 surrounded by loving family, Jinks peacefully went to see her husband Norman Watson Begg (1916-1973).

Jinks was loving mother of Lynda (Jack), Yanon (Sharron), 6 grandchildren, and 14 great grandchildren.

A private service has been held at Woodlawn Memorial Park, Guelph.





DART, Timothy Ronald  -  Of Guelph, passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017, at the age of 51. 

Beloved son of Mary Dart.  

Friends will be received at Wall-Custance funeral home, Guelph, on Thursday, July 27 from 5:00-6:00 p.m.  A memorial service will be held in the funeral home chapel at 6:00 p.m.





Sullivan HannaSULLIVAN, Hanna Elva  -  Born May 7, 1919, died peacefully Sunday, July 23, 2017 at Health Sciences North, Sudbury.

Beloved wife of the late Daniel (Joe). Loving mother of Joanne Freeman (husband Bob), Linda Parker (husband Glenn) and Dan Sullivan. Dear friend of Julie Sullivan.

Proud and loving grandmother of Dana, Brent, Carson, Curtis, Kari, Amber and Ryan. Also Nana to 9 great grandchildren.


Baumann MathiasBAUMANN, Mathias  -  Passed away peacefully in the arms of his wife on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at the age of 91.

Beloved husband of Hilda for over 62 years.

Loving father of Rita (Frank Balzer), Judy (Ken Woodhouse), Arty Baumann and the late Esther. Proud 'Ota' of Jeremy (Elena), Randy (Tirzah), Luke, Glenn (Brigitte), Joe (Mistyna), Kate (Mike), Matt, Julia and great grandfather of Xavier, Brynn, Briar, Sloan, Connor and Alara.

Survived by his brother Frank.


Brophy PaulBROPHY, Paul Douglas  -  (P.Eng.)  -  (June 25, 1951 - July 23, 2017)  -  Died at Freeport Hospital in Kitchener at the age of 66 after fighting an aggressive cancer. In his final hours, Paul was surrounded by those who loved him.

Son of the late Joseph and Agnes Brophy, he is survived by his wife of 43 years, Theresa Andary, daughters Megan (partner Albert Tam) and Christine, and sisters Beverley (James) Miller of Oakville and Barbara (John) Bondy of Belle River.

Paul grew up in Windsor, Ontario where he met Theresa, his greatest love and chief sparring partner. He graduated from the University of Waterloo in 1974 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.


DHondt JosephinaD'HONDT, Josephina Theresa (Berbur) -  Passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at A.R. Goudie Eventide Home at the age of 84, surrounded by her loving family.

Beloved Wife of the late Charles D' Hondt.

Loving Mother of Andrea and husband Elgin, Perry and wife Deborah, Paul and wife Connie, Jack and wife Shelly. Cherished Grandmother of Michelle, Tanya, Travis, Erica, Anita, Rene, Tyler, Jaden, Matthew and Amanda. Cherished Great-Grandmother of Kyler, Kate-Lynn, Denim, Raylene, Dawson, Sierra, Conner, Jaden, Christopher, Darrien, Justin, Kelley, Brady, Dominick, Avery and Kira. Cherished Great-Great-Grandmother of Cass.


MacNeil JamesMACNEIL, James Angus  -  Passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, July 23rd, 2017 at the age of 60.

Beloved son to Ruby and the late Donald (2012). Loving brother to Donald MacNeil, Mary Anne (Rod) Outwater. Predeceased by his brother Douglas MacNeil and sister Valerie Martz.

Cremation has taken place.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.





Wilson MauriceWILSON, Maurice Joseph  -  Passed away suddenly on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at Grand River Hospital at the age of 76.

Cherished husband of Heather. Loving Dad of Julian Wilson (Robert), Heather Rogers (Mark) and Matthew Wilson (Natasha). Granddad of Nicholas, Nyla, Lilly, Ronan, Eve, and Emerson.

He is survived by his sister Linda Jansen (Jan) from England and sister-in-law, Lorrainne Kirby, from Spain. He will also be missed by his many friends.


Ellah LorneELLAH, Lorne William  -  At age 81, of Stratford passed away peacefully at the Stratford General Hospital on July 23, 2017.

Beloved husband of Janice Kieswetter-Ellah (Voisin). Loving father of Tania Asselstine, Todd Ellah (Raquel), Karen Green (Robert), Carla McKay (Michael). Grandfather of Noah, Cole, Cara, Brett, Tyler, Olivia and Taylor.

Brother-in-law of Fred Weyers (Carolyn), John Voisin (Cathy Wittig), Sharon Fassbind (Paul), Basil Voisin (Elizabeth Clifford), William Voisin (Jan), James Voisin (Zita), Kim Bailey (Don) and Paul Wintermeyer. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.


Stepaniuk AlexandraSTEPANIUK, Alexandra  -  Passed away peacefully at Cambridge Memorial Hospital, on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at the age of 84.       

Predeceased by her husband Bill (Wasyl) in 2001 and her parents Ivan and Mary Gnezdilow.

Loving mother to Michael, Nick (Cheryl), and Susan. Beloved grandmother to Aaron, and Alicia (Matt) Beddard.       


Jutzi JakeJUTZI, Jake Jacob  -  In his 35th year, passed away suddenly, on Sunday, July 23, 2017.

Jake was predeceased by his parents Marvin and Helen; grandparents Merlin and Grace Jutzi, Ann Holm and Kenneth K. Jensen; and uncles Kevin, Robin and Tommy and Aunt Judy. 

Survived by uncles Calvin Jutzi (Judy), and Ken Jensen (Winnie) and aunts Agnes (Bob), Mary (Tyler), Irene (Blair) and Tina and fifteen cousins.


Pryce DonaldPRYCE, Donald Don  - passed away on July 22, 2017, at St. Mary's General Hospital in Kitchener, at age 81.

Loving partner and best friend of Shelley.

Caring father of Lisa and Craig.

Beloved brother of Grace.

Predeceased by his siblings Audrey, Charles, John and Jean and his wife Barbara.

He will be missed dearly by his grandchildren, step-children, family members and friends.


SCHAEFER, Jeffrey  - Passed away at his home surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the age of 57.

Beloved husband of Lisa.

Loving father to Andrew (Jill), Kristin and Patrick (Stevie).


HERFURTH, Louisa  -  Peacefully passed away at Cambridge Memorial Hospital on July 22, 2017, surrounded by family.

Beloved wife of Wolfgang. 

Loving mother of Julia and Richard (Nicole). Cherished grandmother of Jennifer, Michael, Jamie, Taylor and Casey. Adored great-grandmother to Olivia and Myles.  

Dear sister to Hannelore and Annelise and brother Hans. She will be sadly missed by all her nieces and nephews and remembered fondly by her friends.  


STROME, Douglas Wayne  -  Passed away unexpectedly of natural causes, at his home, at age 57.

Dear brother of John Strome (Judy), David Strome (Charlotte) and Brian Strome (Barbara). Loving 'Uncle Dougie' to Annette (Craig), Sean, Jamie (Kim), Sara, Anthony (Kendall), Michael (Jessica), Erika (Bartosz), Adam, Rebecca, Kaitlyn, Melissa and Abigail. He was great uncle to 13 grandnieces and grandnephews.

Predeceased by his parents Don and Jean Strome.


Delano DanielleDELANO, Danielle Marie  -  Passed away peacefully, surrounded by the love of family on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Lisaard House, Cambridge at the age of 32.

Beloved wife of Kenrick and loving mother of Olivia (16 months old). Loving daughter of Kinga and sister of Shannon (Felicia Dimech).

Danielle will also be missed and remembered by her uncle Imre Kaman (Mirella) and her mother-in-law Dianna and Lance Walsh.


Falconer BradleyFALCONER, Bradley James  -  (former Corporal - Canadian Armed Forces)  -  Passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Cambridge Memorial Hospital at the age of 40.

Beloved son of Tom (Jane) and the late Kathleen. Step-son of Dave Darroch. Grandson of Maurice and Marguerite Vallee, and the late Joe and Clora Falconer, Lloyd and Rita Buchanan, and Wilmer and Minnie Darroch. Loving brother of Shawn, Rob (Jennifer), Amy, Shelley (John), Sonja (Paul) and Cody (Leah). Uncle Brad will be missed by his niece Vanessa and nephews Jordan, Declan, Sammy and Kyle.


Ferguson AudreyFERGUSON, Audrey   -  Passed away peacefully at Riverbend Place on July 22, 2017 with her loving daughter Gillian at her side.

Audrey leaves behind her daughter Allison; son-in-law Timothy; her adored grandchildren Deven, Jarod and Jade; her brother David and family in St. Catherine’s; her sister Anna and family in Scotland; many        nieces, nephews and cousins; and her best friends Nora and Lynne.       


Cook EarlCOOK, Earl Walter  -  Passed away peacefully at home on July 22, 2017 in his 81st year.

Devoted husband to Glenna Marie Cook (nee Miller) for 60 years.

Loving father to Wanda Balcazar (Felix), Victor Cook (Anne) and Sylvia Moss (Doug). Loving grandfather to nine and great-grandfather to six.


CLAASSEN, Edith  -  Passed away peacefully at Cambridge Memorial Hospital, on Friday July 21, 2017, at the age of 96 years.

Predeceased by her husband Gunther Claassen (1993), and her son Ralph.

Cherished mother of Elvira (Andrew), and Evelyn Burke. Loving grandmother of Victoria, Nick, and 3 great grandchildren.


LAXTON, Wilfred Richard  - Passed away at Cambridge Memorial Hospital on Friday, July 21, 2017 with his loving family by his side.

Wilfred leaves behind his loving wife Eleanor, his son Jason (Heather), his step-children Nancy, Steven and Kevin and his grandchildren Quinn, Vivian, Chantelle, Kevin, Tanner and Karly.


Fordham FrancesFORDHAM, Frances Anne  -  Passed away peacefully, with her family and friends by her side, at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, on Friday, July 21, 2017.

Frances Anne (Johnson) Fordham in her 85th year, was the beloved wife of 60 years to John Fordham of Guelph.

She was the loving mother of Chris Fordham and his wife Ann of Victoria, BC, Caroline Priamo and her husband Larry of Guelph, Jennifer Fordham and her husband Gord Cook of Niagara Falls, and the late James (1986). Frances was the proud grandmother of Samuel, Peter, and Alec Fordham; Tim (Megan Flaherty), Emilie Walters and her husband Nick, Sarah, Andrea (Marcus Gatto), and Dianne Priamo.


Whale WesleyWHALE, Wesley Franklin  -  Of R.R.# 1 Elora, passed away at the Groves Memorial Hospital, Fergus  on Friday July 21, 2017 in his 79th year. 

Beloved husband of Joyce (Leybourne) Whale for 58 years. 

Dear father of Patricia and her husband Dave Hunter of Alma, Brenda Whale of Fergus and Steve MacKay, Steve Whale and his wife Jane of Mildmay and Larry Whale of Teviotdale. Loving grandfather of Lee Ann, Andrew, Cory and Katy Hunter; Matt, Dan, Kathleen and twins Cameron and Curtis Whale. 


Brown WilliamBROWN, William E.J.  -  Passed away at St. Joseph’s Health Centre on Friday, July 21, 2017 at the age of 89 years. 

William was the beloved husband of Edna, loving father of Lucy and Pat, good friend and father in law of Pat’s husband Dave Storm and cherished Grandpa of William Jr. 

Cremation has taken place and there will be no services.


Matthews ChristopherMATTHEWS, Christopher Wayne  -  Passed away peacefully on Friday, July 21, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital at the age of 52.

Survived by his sister Jo-Ann Matthews (Steven Schekene). Loving uncle of Leslie Mathews, Dustin Schekene and Lacey Newton.

Chris's family will receive relatives and friends from 7-9 pm on Friday, July 28, 2017 at Henry Walser funeral home, Kitchener.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to the KW Humane Society would be appreciated by the family.





Roberts CarrollROBERTS, Carroll Joseph  -  It is with great sadness that the family of the late Carroll Joseph Roberts announce his sudden passing in Kitchener on Friday, July 21st, 2017 at the age of 39.

He is survived by his spouse, Kari VanDyk and their son, Kain Roberts VanDyk.

Also leaving to mourn his mother, Linda Russell, his sisters, Pam (David) from Stephenville NF, Bride (David) from Calgary AB, Ann (Blair) from Stephenville NF, and Teena Roberts from Truro NS. He is predeceased by his father, Freddie Russell, brothers, Michael and Ricky Roberts and sister, Tanya Roberts and niece, Kayla Russell.