LEON, Tyler Charles  -  Today I lost my husband, Tyler Charles Leon, who was 54 years young.        

You will be missed by your dad Charles Leon, Sr., mom Barbara Leon, brothers Chuck and Terrance, sister Pam and the rest of our families.        

You are now in heaven with Mame and GG so until we meet again, I love you and will miss you on earth but I know you are happy now.

Tyler worked for 13 years at Grand River Transit and loved his job.


WIDEMAN, Mary Ann (Martin)  -  Peacefully passed away on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Barnswallow Place, Elmira, at the age of 105 years.

She was predeceased by her first husband of 34 years, Alvin S. Weber (1970) and her second husband of 30 years, Manassah Wideman (2002).

She is survived by her children Oscar (Erla) Weber, Melinda (Homer) Martin, Alice (Earl) Martin, Clayton (Anna) Weber, Enoch (Dorothy) Weber, Verna Weber, Paul (Shirley) Weber; 19 grandchildren and 43 great-grandchildren; brothers Enoch, Herman and Amsey (Leona) Martin. Also survived by her stepdaughter Elvina Diefenbacher, stepsons Amsey (Erla) Wideman and Menno (Florence) Wideman, and their families.


Miller BillMILLER, Bill  -  Of Listowel, at Listowel Memorial Hospital, Mr. William Harvey Miller, on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, in his 85th year.

Bill was born and raised in Walkerton but spent most of his life in Toronto where he worked in the High Voltage Electrical Field. He pioneered in safe energized high voltage maintenance procedures and work methods, where he trained Electrical Company Linemen from coast to coast.

Upon his retirement in 1990, he settled in Crawford (Hanover/Walkerton area). It was here he met his wife Marjorie (Meyers) Fizell and moved to Listowel where they have continued to reside.


Palach TonyPALACH, Tony  -  Passed away peacefully surrounded by family at University Gates, Waterloo on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at the age of 64 after a valiant battle with Multiple Systems Atrophy. His firm belief in God supported him in his struggle and ultimately gave him peace.

Tony was born on February 26, 1953 in Kitchener, Ontario to Helen and Walter Palach. He first met the love of his life, Jolanda, in grade school and later married her in 1979.  Together they raised three beautiful children.

Tony is survived by his wife Jolanda, children Jennifer Mihas (Saki), Kimberley and Michael, grandchildren Marcus and Elle, parents Helen and Walter, brothers John (Donna) and Randy (Cathy), sisters Bonnie Rajcak (Eric), Susan Palach (Cindy) as well as several nieces and nephews.


Shoults DebraSHOULTS, Debra Joan  -  Passed away on Tuesday August 8, 2017 at the age of 63 years.

Loving wife of William (Bill) Shoults.

Dear mother of Jeremy Newbata (Kimi) of Kitchener, Ryan Newell of Kitchener, Mike Shoults (Ayumi) of Toronto, Jason Shoults (Melanie) of Kitchener, Melissa Shoults (Gilles) of Corbeil, and Samantha Shoults (Joe) of Kitchener. Loving grandmother of Blaize, Brittany, Marley, Jesse, Emma, Alora, Alice, Gwendolyn, Basia, Bailey, Noah, Daniel and Willow Mei.


Busch MarilynBUSCH, Marilyn  -  Passed peacefully into Jesus' loving arms at her residence on Tuesday, August 8, 2017.

Beloved wife of Ron Busch for 53 years. Loved mother and best friend of Lorrie Busch. She will also be fondly remembered by her brother Ray Maecker (Judy), her sister-in-law Dorothy Hein (Edgar) and her niece and nephews.

Predeceased by her parents Kathleen (Seip) and Oscar Maecker.


UPHAM, Randy  -  It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Randy on his 57th birthday, August 8, 2017.

Truly loved and cherished husband of Kim Upham. Loving and caring father of Amber (Shannon) Ruttan and Shannon (Daniel) Mayo. Precious and loved grandfather of Bailey, Lincoln and Jackson Ruttan, Danika and Knoxx Mayo.

Beloved son of Pearl and Leslie (1999) Upham. Loved son-in-law of Grace and John (1995) Mason. Brother of Sharon and Don Hulme and Candice (1998). Brother-in-law of John and Michelle Mason and Loree Mason. Uncle to Joshua, Brittanee, Tammy, Mandy and Chad. Truly missed by his four-legged baby, Mason.


Vollmer RichardVOLLMER, Richard  -  Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Innisfree House, Kitchener, Richard of Wellesley-Lisbon in his 73rd year. 

Beloved husband of Helen (nee Peterson) for 47 years. Loving father of Jason of Kitchener, Nolan (Tricia) of Nanaimo and Corey at home. Dear Grandpa/Opa to Cassidy, Reilley, Erik, Alen and Lorelai. 

He will be sadly missed by his siblings; Marlene Vollmer of Constance Bay, Dianne Maurice (late Brian) of Nelson, Shelley Baer of Salmo and David (Brenda) of Kitchener. Brother-in law to Karen Gormley (late Bill) of Sombra, Carl Peterson (Kate) of Goderich as well as his nieces and nephews; Jacque, Janette, Michael, Stephen, Darryl, Danielle, Matthew, Ed, Brad, Chuck, Christine and Susan.


Graff StevenGRAFF, Steven Robert Donald  -  Passed away on August 8 2017 at the age of 45, at Hospice Wellington with his loving wife Leah by his side.

Dear Dad of Miranda and Nolan.

Steven was the son of Robert and Caroline(Jo) Graff, son-in-law of Ken and Isobel Hodge and brother of Cindy and Connie(Paul) and their children Corrine, Connor and Tym. He will be greatly missed by his cousin and best friend Dwayne(Lisa).

Steve will be remembered by his friends from his Abell Pest Control family.


FAIRLESS, Edward Eugene  –  Peacefully, at Lisaard House, Cambridge, On Tuesday August 8, 2017, of Cambridge and formerly of Paris, in his 79th year.

Beloved husband to Betty (nee Fries); loved dad to Wanda Cameron (Chad), Shawn (Denise), and Brook (Brenda) and grandfather to Antaya. 

Also survived his aunt Carol Grey, cousins, nieces, and nephews.


Kerr EileenKERR SMALL, Mary Eileen  -  It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear mother, grand-mother and great grand-mother, who passed away peacefully at 90 on August 8th, with family by        her side.

Mother was pre-deceased by her husbands, Carl James Small (2017), Kenneth Ewart Kerr (1971) and by her eldest son Robert Kerr (2014) and his wife Helen (2016).

She will be deeply missed by her loving sons David (Debbie) and Blair (Ginnie); her grand-children Kristen Stuart (Andrew), Aaron Kerr (Stephanie), Robbie Kerr (Angela), Andrew Kerr (LeeAnne), Christopher Oates (Kelly); her great grand-children Ethan Kerr, Eisley and Mavis Stuart, Elam Kerr and Talan Oates; Carl’s children Carla Huggins (Gary), Steven Small (Michele) and Carl’s grandchildren, Whitney Dillon (Geoff) and Lauren Ehrlich (Adam).


Grieco AngeloGRIECO, Angelo Arcangelo Donato - Loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle, passed away unexpectedly on August 8, 2017 after a wonderful day at Longpoint.

Survived by his wife, Carol; sons Daniel, Mike, Dan and their families; brother, Vittorio (Maria) and family; and his sisters Anna, and Maria and her family. Predeceased by his sister, Lina.

Angelo enjoyed a big plate of pasta, a bottle of red wine, and a good poker game. He will be missed.


Silk Lady JoanSILK, Lady Joan Beverley (nee AKEHURST)   - May 9, 1936 to August 7, 2017

Peacefully at Guelph General Hospital. Beloved wife of Lord Michael Eric Silk.

Cherished mother to Deborah Joan Silk (Roy McLaren) and Susan Beverley Bergin (Mike Duncan).

Proud Grandma to Sam and Olivia.

She is survived by her brother Donald Akehurst. Along with the many people whose lives she touched throughout her lifetime as a teacher, traveller and parishioner at St. John's, she will be remembered with love by Fany Karolidis.


BRUNGER, Jean Helen (Pinder) - Passed away peacefully with family by her side in her 92nd year on Monday, August 7th, 2017 at St Joseph's Health Centre, Guelph.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Pat in 1970. Survived by her sister Mary Thompson of Chatsworth, Ontario. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by her brothers John, Roy, Robert (Bob) and Don.


Hyndman SallyHYNDMAN, Sally  -  Passed away peacefully on Monday, August 7, 2017 at the age of 97. She was a happy, loving, and smart woman who enjoyed baking, knitting, and gardening. 

She was pre-deceased by her parents Ella and William Munroe, husbands Bram Sr. Bateman and Keith Hyndman, brothers William, Johnny, and Rory, sisters Mary (Angus) MacDonald, Marg, and J.B. Adshade, sons Robert (Billie), Doug, Ted, Bram, and Mel, daughter June Munroe, and her grandson Brett Bateman.

Sally is survived by her sisters Charlotte and Babes Cameron, and sisters-in-law Joyce Munroe and Ui Bateman. 


Nesarajah VimalaNESARAJAH, Vimala  -  Passed away unexpectedly at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener on Monday, August 7, 2017 at age 77.

Beloved wife of the late Sam Nesarajah (2010). Loved mother of David and Reena Nesarajah and Davina and John Delellis. Loving grandma of Jayden, Nya and Danielle.

Dear sister of Kamala Meadows and Rita (Pushpa) Thiagarajah. Lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews.


Weland JeanWELAND, Jean Elizabeth  -  Passed away at Grey Bruce Health Services in Meaford on Monday, August 7, 2017 at the age of 74.

Beloved wife of Larry Weland for 54 years. Loving mother of Greg (partner Will Gott), Chris, Jon (wife Dana) and grandmother of Chris’ children Joshua, Caleb and Lukas, and Jon/Dana’s son Wyleigh. 

Dear sister-in-law of Diane and Ron Lippert of New Hamburg and Douglas and Susan Weland of Winnipeg.

Predeceased by her parents Edward and Barbara (nee Kropf) Oakley and brother Eddie Oakley.


Georghiou ErifiiGEORGHIOU, Erifili  -  Passed away peacefully at Sunnyside Home on Monday August 7, 2017 at the age of 90.

Beloved wife of the late Demetrios. Loving mother of Rula Bellavance, Christina Parsalidis, Andrea Lambert and the late George Demitriou. Proud 'Yiayia' of 10 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.

Survived by family in England, Cyprus and Australia.


Kubala MalgorzataKUBALA, Malgorzata 'Gosia' (Slowik)  -  Passed away suddenly at home on Monday, August 7, 2017 at the age of 53.

Beloved wife of Albert. Loving mother of Maciej and Dominic.

Daughter of Zofia and the late Zbigniew Slowik. Dear sister of Ania (Adam). 

Sadly missed by her furry friend Gabi.


ISAACS, Kathleen Lorna - Age 97, formerly of Bayfield and London, passed away peacefully at McCarthy Place, Stratford on August 6, 2017.

Lorna was born in Bradford, England daughter of the late Herbert and Ada Greenwood and came to Canada in 1949.


Schmidt BettySCHMIDT, Betty Jean (nee Phillips) - Passed away at Ritz Lutheran Villa, Mitchell on August 6, 2017 in her 90th year.

She was predeceased by her husband George in 2007, by a great grandson in 2015 and by 1 sister and 1 brother.

She is survived by her three children, Pamela Reeve (David), Cynthia Barker (Larry) and Bryan Schmidt (Anne). Also survived by 7 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.


Ingram GeorgeINGRAM, George Bert  -  Passed away peacefully, with family at his side, on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Guelph, at the age of 81 years.

Beloved husband of Myrna. Loved father of Michelle (Jim) Ingram-Smith and Philip Ingram. Loving grandfather of Kyle, Gemini, and Ruby.

Dear brother of Harold (Minita) Ingram.


Solina ErnestoSOLINA, Ernesto Alfredo - Passed away, surrounded by his loving family, at Hospice Wellington on Saturday, August 5, 2017, at the age of 58 years.

Beloved husband of Neidi Rodriguez. Dear father of Ernesto, Marcela, Ormandy, and Maria. Loved grandfather of Camila, Felipe, Esteban, Miguel, Juan, and Maria.

Dear brother of Gabriel and Miguel. Also remembered by several nieces and nephews.


Lasby DorothyLASBY, Dorothy Jean Lasby   -  Passed away with her loving family by her side in her 93rd year on Saturday August 5, 2017  at Cambridge Memorial Hospital.

Jean, beloved wife of the late Elmer 'Dick' Lasby.

Survived by her daughters, Patricia, Janet, Laura, son Brian, daughter-in-law Esther, son-in-law Paul, grandchildren Rachel, Sara, Jacob, and great grandchildren Chase and Ezra. 

Predeceased by her infant son Robert, brothers John, Ernest, Keith, and son-in-law Robert.


Hughes TedHUGHES, Rev. Fr. Edward Joseph 'Ted' - Reverend Edward Joseph Hughes died peacefully on August 4, 2017, the feast of St. John Vianney (Patron Saint of priests), in the loving care of family and close friends at home, in Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Waterloo, where he served as pastor from June, 2014 to the present.

Fr. Ted was born on June 21, 1957 in Hamilton where he grew up and was ordained a priest on May 8, 1982.

In addition to Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, he served at St. Dominic Parish, Oakville, Our Lady Immaculate Parish, Guelph, Sts. Peter and Paul Parish, Hamilton, and St. Anthony Daniel Parish, Scotland.


BRADY, Mildred Shirley  -  Passed away at Freeport Hospital on Friday, August 4, 2017, at the age of 86 years. 

Beloved wife of the late Gerald Brady (1999). 

Dear mother of Scott, Valerie, and Ian.  Loved grandmother of Leah, Brett, Jeff, Kurt, Holly, Michael, Dustin, and Tamra and great grandmother of Dylan and Evan. Dear sister of Edith.