Irma (Bradshaw) Culver
CULVER, Irma (Bradshaw) - At the Norfolk General Hospital on Friday September 29, 2006 of Cedarwood Village formerly of Waterford in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Beverley Culver. Loving mother of Bryan, Oakville; & Keith, Hamilton. Dear sister of Marion Campbell, Waterford; & Morley Bradshaw, Boston. Predeceased by sister Edna Crumback. Irma is a member of Bloomsburg Baptist Church, Life member of Simcoe Horticultural Society. Life member of Lynnville Women's Institute, former member of Waterford Order of Eastern Star. Family & friends will be received at the THOMPSON-MOTT FUNERAL HOME, Waterford Monday 7-9 pm. Funeral service will be held in the chapel Tuesday October 3, 2006 at 11 am. Rev. Allan Burr officiating, Internment Collver/Culver Cemetery.
Wealtha May Henderson
HENDERSON, Wealtha May - Passed away at Hardy Terrace Long Term Care Facility, Mount Pleasant, with her family by her side on Friday September 29, 2006 in her 93rd year. Loving wife of the late James (1981), much loved mother of James Stanley Henderson and his wife Nancy and the late Isabel Tattrie (1973). Beloved grandmother of Linda Fournier and her husband Mike, Glenn and Dale Tattrie and Christal Dinner and her husband Darren. Great-grandmother of Corrie Fournier (Jeff Bakker), Michael Fournier, Cheryl Morrison and her husband Kyle, Samantha and Joshua Tattrie, great-great grandmother of Brayden Fournier and Hannah Morrison. She is survived by her nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. Wealtha was a employee of Weston's and a member of the Weston's 1/4 Century Club and a member of the Eagle Place Seniors Club. Friends will be received at the HILL & ROBINSON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE 30 Nelson Street on Monday (today) from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Tuesday at 11 am. Interment to follow at Mount Hope Cemetery. Donations may be made in Wealtha's memory to the Canadian Hearing Society, Breast Cancer Society or the Alzheimer's Society.
MARTIN, Wayne Allen – Of Welland, at St. Catharines General Hospital on Friday, September 29, 2006 in his 48th year. Surviving is his 15 year old daughter Helen Louise (O'Connor); brother David Martin (Murielle) of Belleville; sisters Lorraine Carrey (Fern), Nancy Lacko (Joe) of Brantford & Louise Valerio (Tony); his dear friend Karen Holoday and a number of nieces & nephews. Predeceased by parents Alexander & Helen Martin. There will be no visitations, but friends are invited to attend a memorial service with place and time to appear in a future additional of the newspaper. As expressions of sympathy, donations would be gratefully received to the Helen Louise Trust Fund and may be mailed to the H. L. CUDNEY FUNERAL HOME, 241 West Main Street, Welland, Ontario L3C 5A4, who is care of the funeral arrangements.
REHMAN, Abdul - It is with profound grief and sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved father Abdul. He came to Canada from Srinagar Kashmir, 20 years ago. He leaves behind his wife Fahmida and two sons, six daughters and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. We will miss him, but will always cherish his ideals of universal humanity together with the admiration and wonder of the beauty of nature that he instilled in all of us. Friends will be received at the HILL & ROBINSON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE 30 Nelson Street on Monday (today) from 5-7 pm. A private family service and interment will be held at a later date. A special thank-you to the caring nurses and staff of C-5 wing at the Brantford General Hospital, especially Susan for her help during his last moments and to Doctor's Desai and O.W. Skrypuch.
Bonnie (nee Lee) Shaw
SHAW, Bonnie (nee Lee) - Peacefully, at Brantford General Hospital, on Saturday September 30, 2006, of Paris, in her 56th year. Bonnie was a single mom, who was hardworking, strong willed, and a happy go lucky lady. Beloved mother to Michelle 'Nickie' Shaw, and Dawn Ward (Mark) all of Paris; cherished sister to Billy Lee (Bushana) and sister in law to Floyd Glover all of Cambridge; dear aunt to Martina Holman, Vincent Wardell, and Corey Lee. Predeceased by her parents and a sister Loretta Wardell (2004).Friends will be received at the WM. KIPP FUNERAL HOME, 184 Grand River St. N. Paris on Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Funeral Service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Wednesday at 11:00 AM with Rev. Randy Covey officiating. Interment Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge. Donations to Cancer Society would be appreciated. Online condolences or donations may be arranged through www.wmkippfuneralhome.com or by contacting Wm. KIPP 519-442-3061.
TRAVER, Louis - Suddenly at his home on Saturday, September 30, 2006 at the age of 94. Beloved husband of the late Hazel Traver (nee Vansickle). Much loved father of Calvin (Vicky), Judy (Dave) Cain. Fondly remembered by grandchildren Tom (Sue), Steve (Patty), Karen, Binda (Ira), Heather, Linda, Gary and 9 great grandchildren. Predeceased by his bother John and sister Edith. Lou was widely recognized in the local communities for his skills as a carpenter, his involvement in the farming community, and his passion for horses. He was a skilled horseman and an active participant in the Hunter Divisions of Trillium, Hamilton Hunt and Fall Fair horseshows. His horses won many championships over many years, most recent at Paris and Ancaster Fairs. Lou put a tremendous effort into staying active, living and enjoying his life to the fullest - an inspiration to all who knew him. For that he was a true “Champion“ and was recognized as a Senior Citizen of the Year in 1999. He was so appreciative of the family, many friends and acquaintances who were all part of his achieving the life he loved. He will be sadly missed by many. Friends will be received on Tuesday Afternoon and evening from 2-4 & 7-9 and Wednesday afternoon from 12 until the Service of Remembrance at 1 o'clock at the CATTEL, EATON & CHAMBERS FUNERAL HOME, 53 Main Street, Dundas. Reception to follow at the Cattel Centre, (beside the Funeral Home). A private family interment will take place at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Copetown. Flowers gratefully declined.
William (Bill) Ivan Hamilton
HAMILTON, William (Bill) Ivan - Peacefully after a short illness at the Brantford General Hospital on Sunday October 1, 2006. William (Bill) Ivan Hamilton in his 78th year. Beloved husband for 49 years of Edie (nee Martin). Loving father of Michael and Christina, and Susan and Robert Bowen. Loving papa to Jason, Katie, and Alex. Dear brother of Doris Nunn, Owen Sound, Gerald (Margaret), Winnipeg, Larry (Janet), Cambridge, and Dorothy (Paul Hoch), Kincardine. Brother-in-law of Mildred Hamilton, Tavistock, Wallace Snider, Embro, Margaret and Bob McGregor, Ray Martin, Dorothy and Bill Baillie, Marie and Gene Dziadura, Diane and Mac Mann. Pre- deceased by his parents Russell and Dorothy, a brother Lloyd, a sister Jean Snider, a brother-in-law John Nunn and a cherished Godson Shawn Mann. Bill was a career soldier with the Canadian Armed Forces, a veteran of the Korean War, and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Dunsdon Branch # 461. He then served sixteen years with the Catholic Separate School Board. Friends will be received at the DENNIS TOLL FUNERAL HOME, 55 Charing Cross Street, Brantford on Tuesday 7-9 and Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Pius X Church, 9 Waverly Street, on Thursday at 11:30 a.m. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery. Parish prayers at the funeral home on Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or St. Pius X Church appreciated.
Sylvia Rosalind Levison
LEVISON, Sylvia Rosalind - After a brief struggle at the Brantford General Hospital on Saturday, September 30, 2006 in her 85th year, Sylvia Levison, beloved wife of 65 years to David Eric Levison. Loving mother of Paulette Moser and her husband Bruce of Toronto, Sonia Everett of England, Marcia Adams and her husband Roger of Long Point. Dear sister of Lily Pollock of England. Much loved grandmother of 4 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Sylvia Levison was a member of the Moyle Womens Institute and was a volunteer at the Willett Hospital. Heartfelt thanks to the nurses of C7 for your care and attention. Special thanks to Bob and Jennifer, to Dr. John McDonald and to the caring staff at Tranquility Place. Friends will be received at the McCLEISTER FUNERAL HOME, 495 Park Road North on Thursday 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Memorial service in the Chapel on Thursday at 7:00 p.m. Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Upkeep of the Adelaide Hunter Hoodless Homestead of St. George. McCleister (519) 758-1553
Francis Henry “Frank” Payne
PAYNE, Francis Henry “Frank” - At the Brantford General Hospital on Friday, September 29, 2006 in his 94th year, Frank Payne, beloved husband of the late Rebecca Payne. Loving father of Gordon and his wife Julie of Owen Sound, Tom and his wife Carole of Brantford, Rick and his wife Sharon of Fort Francis, David and his wife Kathy of North Bay. Also loved by his 10 grandchildren and 19 great- grandchildren. Dear brother of the late Dick Payne. Frank worked for General Motors, Owen Sound from 1936 – 1975 and for the Colour Shoppe, Brantford from 1975 – 1985. Friends are invited at attend a graveside service on Thursday, October 5, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. at the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Owen Sound. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association gratefully appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the MCCLEISTER FUNERAL HOME, 495 Park Road North, Brantford, Ontario N3R 7K8 (519) 758-1553
Edward J. “TED“, Ph.M.B. Rice
RICE, Edward J. “TED“, Ph.M.B. - The family of Edward J. “Ted“ Rice Ph.M.B. sadly announces his peaceful passing at Versa Care Lodge on Friday, September 29, 2006 at age 93 years. For 69 cherished years, he was the beloved husband of Elaine (nee Bennett). Much loved father of Paul and his wife Helen, Fergus, Sandra Martin and her husband John, Brantford, Julie Kozak and her husband Peter of Kitchener and predeceased by son Peter. Loving grandfather of 7 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Leah Parsons, Brantford. Predeceased by sisters Dorothy Rice, Pauline Christie, Jean Watson, Phyllis Kent and by brother Creighton Rice. Dear brother-in-law of Marg Rice. Also loved by nieces and nephews. Ted graduated as a pharmacist from University of Toronto and was a former owner of Lough's Drug Store where he worked from 1929 until 1975. He was also a long time member of St. Andrew's United Church (formerly Zion), and a member of the Grand River Kiwanis Club. A private family service was held at MCCLEISTER FUNERAL HOME, 495 Park Rd. N. on Monday officiated by Rev. Allan Lynk of St. Andrew's United Church. Interment was in Greenwood Cemetery. If wished, memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association, the Canadian Cancer Society or your favourite charity gratefully appreciated. MCCLEISTER 519-758-1553
WILLIAMS, Evelyn - At the West Haldimand Hospital, Hagersville on October 1, 2006, Evelyn (Hess) Williams, age 81 years; wife of the late Elwood Williams; mother of Leslie (Gayle) Williams and Gail (Kerwin) Hemlock; grandma of Tim (Christie), Michelle, Charlene, Kristen, Clayton, and Kalen; great-grandmother of Cierra, Gavin and Kylie; sister of the late Jim and Ken Hess; aunt of Pat Hess. Resting at her home, 305 Bicentennial Trail after 4 p.m. Monday until Tuesday morning, then to the Lower Cayuga Longhouse for Funeral Service and Burial on Tuesday at 11 a.m. STYRES FUNERAL HOME, Ohsweken.
Edwin H. Dayman
DAYMAN, Edwin H. - Peacefully at the Hamilton General Hospital on Monday, October 2nd, 2006 in his 69th year. Beloved father of Pamela and her husband Bernie Ward, Jacqueline and her husband Kirk Lund, and Roger (Ruth). Caring “Pa“ of Heather and Kaitlyn Ward. Survived by his sisters Frances and Ruth Dayman, his niece Debbie Woolvett and his aunt Mildred. He will also be missed by the family pet “Gordie“. Friends will be received at the BECKETT-GLAVES FAMILY FUNERAL CENTRE, 88 Brant Avenue on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Masonic Service will be held on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m under the auspices of Masonic Lodge Lynden #505 A.F. & A.M. A Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Thursday at 1 p.m. Interment Mt. Zion Cemetery, Copetown. In Lieu of flowers, donations to the London Health Sciences Foundation would be appreciated. A tree will be planted in memory or Edwin in the Beckett-Glaves Memorial Forest.
Gordon Henry Oxborough
OXBOROUGH, Gordon Henry - Peacefully at the Brantford General Hospital on Monday October 2, 2006, Gordon H. Oxborough in his 87th year. Beloved husband for 53 years of Doris (nee Baker). Loving father of Stuart, Brantford and Lynn and her husband Raymond Deforge, Hamilton. Loved grandpa of Kyle and Joerg. Dear brother of Lou Keith, Brantford and of the late Ruth McKinnon. Gordon was a veteran of the Second World War and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Dunsdon Branch # 461. He was a retired employee of White Farm Equipment Ltd. Friends will be received at the DENNIS TOLL FUNERAL HOME 55 Charing Cross Street, Brantford on Thursday 7-9 p.m. Service in the chapel on Friday at 3 p.m. Interment Farringdon Burial Ground. Donations to Fairview United Church appreciated.
FRASER, Norene - Peacefully at her residence on Wednesday, October 4th, 2006, Norene Fraser in her 78th year. Beloved wife of King Fraser. Loving mother of Don Vail and Sharrie Maloney. Loved grandmother of Daniel and Dustin Vail, and Ryan and Kyla Maloney. Friends will be received at the DENNIS TOLL FUNERAL HOME, 55 Charing Cross Street, Brantford, Thursday 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 p.m. Service in the chapel on Friday at 1 p.m. with the Reverend Joe Dunkerson officiating. Interment Farringdon Burial Ground. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society appreciated.
McKEOUGH, Leonard - Suddenly, on September 27, 2006. Leonard was a six year veteran of the Second World War and of the Korean War. He was retired from the Department of Corrections of Ontario. Leonard was a kind and understanding person and will be missed by his many friends. He is survived by his brother Earl McKeough in Sarnia and a sister-in-law Ethel McKeough as well as his brother Douglas McKeown and his wife Barbara of Brockville. Cremation has taken place and a private interment in the family plot in Guelph will take place.
Hilda Emily (nee Instrall) Hammer
HAMMER, Hilda Emily (nee Instrall) - Entered into her eternal resting place after a short illness on October 4th, 2006. Born October 12th, 1913, Hilda was a lifelong resident of Brantford, Ontario. Daughter of the late Henry Edward Instrall and Ethel Hilda Benson. Predeceased by her husband Douglas Burbank Hammer (1974) and her infant daughter Helen (1941). Cherished mother of Raymond, Fort Meyers, Fl; Barbara Thorell (Robert), West Palm Beach, Fl; Beverly Chatterson (Ralph), Hollywood, Fl; David (Laurel), Brantford; Diane Sampson (Michael), Brantford; Dennis (Ann), Hamilton. Loving Nanny to Kimberly and Michael Hammer; Robbie and Andrew Thorell; Gregory Morey; Matthew Chatterson, Michele (Bradley) Cook; Karisa, Erin and Erica Hammer; Crystal Wright, Philip Sampson; Colin Hammer, Cassie and Nicole Mizzi; Great-Grandma to Avery, Jessalyn, Corrina, Abigail, Whitney and Daniel. Also survived by her brother John Instrall; sister and brother-in-law Myrtle and Chuck Minnie and Edith Hammer; special nieces Wendy Seath and Norma Savory; as well as many more nieces, nephews and friends. Hilda was a member of First Baptist Church and a lifetime member of Brant Artillery Gunners Club. Friends will be received at the HILL & ROBINSON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 30 Nelson Street on Monday from 2 - 4 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church, The Heart and Stroke Foundation or Canadian Lung Association.
BAUMERT, Alex - After a lengthy illness on October 6, 2006 at St. Joseph's Lifecare, in his 78th year. Greatly missed by his darling Georgie and mother-in-law May Smith. Survived by his stepbrother John (Brantford). Alex worked for many years as a welder. Cremation has taken place. Interment at Oakhill Cemetery at a later date. Donations in memory of Alex may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, the Diabetes Association or to the charity of your choice. Arrangements entrusted to THORPE BROTHERS' FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL 519.759.2211
Walter Allan James
JAMES, Walter Allan - (WWII Argyle & Sutherland Highlanders, longtime engineer with the Northwest Territories) - At Peter- borough Regional Health Centre on Friday, September 29, 2006 in his 84th year. Walter, beloved father of Sharon Cohen and her husband Lawrence of Toronto, David and his wife Nom of Thailand, and Robert and his wife Sally of Los Angeles, and their mother Isabel James of Peterborough. Loving grandfather of Katy. Dear brother of Olive Crossley of Peterborough, and Ronald and his wife Marlene of Ennismore. Pre-deceased by his brother Harold and his parents Norman James and Florence Wood. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Service of Remembrance in the KAYE FUNERAL HOME “Memorial Chapel“ 539 George Street N., Peter- borough, on Saturday, October 21, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Stephen Smith of St. Luke's Anglican Church officiating. The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 77 will conduct a Legion Service in the KAYE CHAPEL at 1:45 p.m. Memorial donations to the Royal Conservatory of Music Scholarship Endowment or Lakefield Legion would be appreciated by the family.