Belsito, Amalia - passed away peacefully at the General Hospital, with her family by her side on Monday September 1, 2003. Beloved wife of the late Santo Belsito. Dear mother of Pierino Belsito. Daughter of the late Giuseppe and Teresa Giordano. Loving sister of; Ida Caruso (Domenico) of Sault Ste. Marie, the late Ignazio Giordano (Lena) of Italy, the late Michele Giordano (Maria) of Argentina, the late Chiarina Caruso (Antonio) of Sault Ste. Marie, the late Raffaele Giordano (Giuseppina), the late Assunta Giordano and the late Lauretta Giordano all of Belgium. Sister-in-law of; Carmen Belsito (late Erminia), the late Eugenio Belsito (late Marietta) and the late Antonio Belsito (Rosina) of Italy. Beloved aunt of many nieces and nephews. Friends may call on Wednesday September 3, 2003 from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm and then to St. Veronica’s Church for a Funeral Mass at 1:30 pm with Reverend Paul Conway officiating. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorial donations made to the Sault Area Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
DeRose, Lucia - passed away peacefully at the General Hospital on Wednesday, September 3, 2003 at the age of 76 years. Beloved wife of Pasquale. Loving mother of John (Adriana) and Frank. Cherished Nonna of Pasquale Robert and Mark Anthony. Daughter of the late Gaetano and Giuseppina Greco. Dear sister of Luigi Greco (late Elena), Giovanni Greco (Ida) and Vincenzo Greco (late Rosetta). Sister-in-law of Giuseppina Fisico (late Giuseppe), Francesco DeRose (Dora), Giuseppe DeRose (Maria), the late Raffaele DeRose (late Giuseppina), the late Antonio DeRose (Assunta), the late Emilio DeRose (late Carmina), the late Rosina DeRose and the late Maria Metallo (late Carmine). Aunt of many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Northwood Funeral Home on Friday evening from 7 to 9 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Jerome Church on Saturday, September 6, 2003 at 10:00 am with Reverend Hamish Currie officiating. Entombment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Mausoleum. Memorial donations made to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Pagnotta, Antonio passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, September 5, 2003 in his 85th year. Beloved husband of Filippina. Dear father of Armando (Franca), Lina (Bruno) Guidoccio and Enzo (Maria). Grandfather of Adrianna (fiancée Jamie Allard), Luca Pagnotta, Lorena Allinson (James), Frank Guidoccio, Phyllis, Tricia, Jennifer and Anthony Pagnotta. Great grandfather of James and John Luca Allinson. Brother of; late Eugenio Pagnotta (late Emilia) of Italy, late Rosaria Chiarello (late Francesco) of Sault Ste. Marie, late Maria Chiarello (late Giuseppe) of Sault Ste. Marie, late Giuseppe Pagnotta (Francesca) of Italy, late Angelo Pagnotta (Florinda) and the late Gaetano Pagnotta (late Marucia) all of Italy. Brother-in-law of late Nicola Greco (late Antoinetta), late Adamo Greco (late Angelina) and Florinda Pagnotta (late Angelo) all of Italy. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Northwood Funeral Home on Sunday evening from 7 to 9 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Joseph the Worker Church on Monday, September 8, 2003 at 11:00 am with Reverend Ron Ambeault officiating. Entombment at the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Mausoleum. Memorial donations made to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Papa tu sei sempre nei nostril quori. Ti vogliamo tanto bene tue figli e famiglie.
Crichton, William ‘Bill’
Crichton, William ‘Bill’ passed away peacefully after a courageous struggle on Monday September 8, 2003 at the Plummer Memorial Hospital at the age of 58 years. Bill will be sadly missed by his wife Diane. Father of Adam Crichton. Sadly missed by his adopted sons Charles LeBlanc (Sunie) and Richard LeBlanc (Nancy). Pepere of Steven McCanna and Papa of Joey LeBlanc. Son of the late Tom and May Crichton. Brother of Pat Crichton (Donna) and the late Tom Crichton. Friends may call on Wednesday evening from 6 to 9 pm. Funeral and committal service in the Chapel on Thursday September 11, 2003 at 10:45 am with Reverend Sam Norbo officiating. Memorial donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Members of the Masonic Lodge are requested to assemble at the Northwood Funeral Home on Thursday morning at 10:45 am for a memorial service for the late William ‘Bill’ Crichton.
AMELL, Georgette; Nee St. Denis – Peacefully, in the comfort of her home in Welland, with her beloved children by her bedside on Thursday, October 26, 2006, in her 77th year. Cherished wife of the late Albert J. Amell, and also predeceased by parents Lorenzo & Emerentienne St. Denis, and by stepmother Amelia St. Denis. Loved mother of Bernard Amell (Susan Stratton) of Calgary, Michael Amell (Donna) of Welland, Dennis Amell (Melody) of Buxton, Maine, Donna Bitondo (Edward) of Fonthill and Christopher Amell (Donna Nelson) of Burlington. Loving grandmother of Jessica McConnell (Brent), Kevin Amell (Tara), Theresa Amell, Angela Bitondo, Glenn Amell, Melissa Amell, David Bitondo, Jeffrey Amell, Evan Amell and Ashley Amell and great-granddaughter Marina McConnell. Dear sister of John St. Denis of Mississauga , Joe St. Denis of Nelson, B.C. and beloved niece of Doris Lefebvre of Cornwall. Born in Cornwall , Mrs. Amell lived in Niagara on the Lake before moving to Welland in 1970. She was a master seamstress who worked under the name of “Georgie” creating many beautiful pieces over the course of 5 decades. Georgie was the convenor of the “Pieceful Quilters” group at the Rose City Seniors Club and was passionate about her involvement with the Welland Pelham Meals on Wheels. She was also a longstanding and active member of the Catholic Women's League at St. Vincent de Paul and St. Kevin's Parishes. Friends are invited to visit the family on Saturday from 7-9 p.m. and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the H. L. CUDNEY FUNERAL HOME, 241 West Main Street , Welland . The Funeral Mass will be celebrated from the Parish Community of St. Kevin on Monday, October 30th at 10 a.m. with cremation to follow. Vigil prayers Sunday evening at 8 p.m. Interment of cremains in Holy Cross Cemetery at a future date. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Welland/Pelham Meals on Wheels would be deeply appreciated by the family.
Gail Patricia (nee Hayes) Bohonos
BOHONOS, Gail Patricia (nee Hayes) - Suddenly at her home in Beamsville on Thursday October 26, 2006. Beloved wife of Ed and dear mother of Michael and Janice Bohonos, the late Cindy Bohonos, Daniel and Kelly Bohonos and Patricia and Iain MacGillivray. Loving grandmother of Michael, Miya, Michaela and Charlotte. Also survived by her mother LaVerna Hayes and siblings, Bob Hayes, Susan and Robert Drake, Gary and Florence Hayes, and Chris Hayes. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday October 31 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Philip By- The-Lake Church, 377 Park Road North, Grimsby. If desired, donations to West Niagara Palliative Care would be appreciated by the family. Special thanks to the people of West Niagara Care, Dr. Marshall, Loretta. Rev. Trevor Jones, St. Elizabeth Health Care, Barbara, Amelia Stechyshyn, Mary and Brian of Oakville and everyone else that supported Gail. Arrangements by TALLMAN FUNERAL HOME, Beamsville (905-563-8223).
Norman James Garriock
GARRIOCK, Norman James - September 15, 1919 – October 11, 2006 - In keeping with Norman's wishes, cremation and a private family service has taken place. Friends are invited to attend a memorial gathering to celebrate Norman's life at St. George's Church Hall at 83 Church St in St. Catharines, on Saturday, November 4, 2006 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. For those who wish, memorial donations to the Alzheimer's Society of Niagara would be appreciated by the family.
Gordon A. Sieber
SIEBER, Gordon A. - Entered into rest at his residence in Burks Falls on Thursday, October 26th, 2006. Gordon Sieber in his 75th year. Beloved husband of Madeline (nee Gallant). Dear father of Katie Wiedrick (Dennis) of Courtice and Donald Sieber (Trena) of St. Catharines. Cherished grandfather of Rebecca, Benjamin, Abigail, Joshua, Tiffany, Donald Jr., Beau and Sharau. Survived by brother Lloyd Sieber. Gord will be fondly remembered by all his family and friends, he was an active volunteer with many organizations, a true northern man whose roots here ran deep. Mr. Sieber will be resting at the DEMPSTER-ALLAIR FUNERAL HOME in Burks Falls on Saturday 7 to 9 p.m. and Sunday 2 to 4 and 7 - 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Church of the Holy Spirit in Burks Falls commencing at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, October 30th, 2006. Rev. Les Drayer officiating. Interment in Burks Falls Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Our Community Works Fund or the Burks Falls Food Bank would be appreciated by the family.
SIKORSKI, Jan - In loving memory of Jan Sikorski, who passed away peacefully in St. Catharines October 21, 2006 at the age of 81. Jan is survived by his wife Maria, his daughters Teresa & Jane, his grandchildren Guy, Angel & Andrew and his 7 great- grandchildren. He will be dearly missed. Arrangements entrusted to the HULSE & ENGLISH FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 75 Church St. (905-684-6346).
Anne Marie (nee McGraw) Tonello
TONELLO, Anne Marie (nee McGraw) - On Saturday, October 21, 2006, Anne Marie passed away peacefully at the Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo, NY at the age of 65. Born in St. Isidore, NB, Anne Marie was the fourth child of Yvonne and the late Edmond McGraw. She grew up on a small family farm with four brothers and one sister. She made her way to University and obtained a degree in Registered Nursing in Moncton, NB. In 1963, she moved to begin nursing at the Kirkland Lake and District Hospital. She then married Liviano Tonello in 1964 and had one daughter, Nadia Tonello and husband Ian of Saskatoon. She spent much time with her daughter teaching Nadia all her favourite pastimes: painting, photography, ceramics, stamp collection, needlework and gardening. Although she held many jobs, nursing was her passion. In 1986 she moved to Burlington, Niagara Falls and then to St. Catharines. She was dedicated, compassionate, loving and had a great sense of humour. She will be deeply missed by her many friends, family and all the wonderful people at the Church of Christ. Friends will be received at PATRICK J. DARTE FUNERAL CHAPEL, 39 Court St. St. Catharines on Monday from 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, October 31, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. from Ontario Street Church of Christ. Cremation. Memorial contributions to the Hospital for Sick Children, Research & Rheumatology Unit would be appreciated by the family.
Terry Clarkson - In Memoriam
CLARKSON, Terry - Feb. 18/70 - Oct. 28/04 Our beloved son whom we lost two years ago today. There's not a day goes by that we don't thing about you. Terry you didn't ask for much in life. You just wanted to have a life with your family. Sometimes when I wake up in the morning I know I was dreaming of you because I feel comforted. But then I realize I have to face another day without you. We have shed many tears since you have been gone and will continue until we see you again. Your grandmother is with you now. She loved you so much. Take care of each other. - Love you - Mom & Dad. XXX
Michele D'Orante - In Memoriam
D'ORANTE, Michele - In loving memory of a loving husband, father and nonno who passed away 7 years ago today. May the winds of love blow softly And whisper so you can hear We will always love and miss you -Forever in our hearts wife Angelina, children Mario, Mary, Tony & Carla and grandchildren Angie, Christina & Marco
Kenneth Emilson - In Memoriam
EMILSON, Kenneth - In loving memory of a father, son, brother and uncle. who was taken so tragically one year ago today Oct. 29, 2005. Three little words “Forget me not,“ Don't seem much but mean a lot Just a memory fond and true, To show dear Ken we think of you. - Your Family.
Laura Evans - In Memoriam
EVANS, LAURA December 17, 1985 - October 28, 2005 The rolling stream of life goes on; But sill the empty chair; Reminds me of the face, the smile; Of one who once sat there. -Forever in our hearts and sadly missed by Mom, Dad, Vanessa and Colin.
Jeannette (nee Jenkins) Lacey
LACEY, Jeannette (nee Jenkins) - The Lord said, “Your work is finished, and what a fine job you've done. It's time for a good rest, it's time to come home“. And on the day of rest, Sunday, October 22nd, while surrounded by the love of her family, our mother, in her 88th year, was gently carried into the hands of the Lord. Jeanette, a loving wife of 65 years will be deeply missed by her husband, James Joseph. Much loved mother to James (Ethel), Catherine (Brian), Denis (Karen), Noreen (Heinz) and Sharon (Mike). A devoted Grandma, Jean was very proud of her twelve grandchildren, Neil (Melanie), Erin, Kevin (Susan), Derek (Katie), Kathryn (Ken), Cheryl, Stephanie, Kristen, Kelly, Lindsay, Kaitlyn and Kyle, who will always love and cherish her memory. Jean was also blessed with five great grandchildren, Kourtney, Ryker, Matthew, Kolby and Austin, who are going to miss their great grandmama. Lovingly remembered and missed by her sisters, Irene and the late Robert, Susan and the late Lewis. Jean was also predeceased by her brother William, and sister's, May (Harry), Nellie (Bobby), Lillian (Bob), Norah (Arthur). Jeannette was born in Belfast on March 14, 1918 to Johanna and William Jenkins. She would often reminisce about the fun she had growing up with her six sisters. During the second world war she met the love of her life and married James on December 26, 1940. Jean and Jim decided to immigrate to Canada in 1957. They settled in Wawa where they made life long friendships while working and raising their family. Jean had a love of reading and for many years she shared her passion through her work at the town library. Jean and Jim retired and moved to Sault Ste. Marie where they enjoyed many happy years together traveling and visiting their family and friends. A celebration of Jean's life will be held at St, Monica's Church, Wawa on Thursday morning, October 26th at 11 a.m.. Friends are invited to come and share their fond memories of Jean, Wednesday evening at GILMARTIN FUNERAL HOME, 140 Churchill Avenue from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Internment Woodland Cemetery. For those who wish, memorial donations to the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 429 Wawa would be appreciated by the family. Don't know where, Don't know when, But I know we'll meet again, Some sunny day.
Thomas Percey Behrens
BEHRENS, Thomas Percey - After a short battle with cancer, at the SAH Plummer Site surrounded by family on Monday, October 23, 2006 at the age of 79. Husband and best friend of Leona (nee St. Denis) for 59 years. Loving father of Linda Francisco (Manuel). Special papa of Barbara Francisco “Kissy Face“ (Jim Reilly) and Jamie Francisco “Meat Man“. Predeceased by his brothers and sisters; Bob Behrens (late Jan), Alfred (Mandeline), Ella Clayton (Lavern), Agnes Ross (late Michael), Betty Wilcox, Jackie Atkinson (Bill). Brother in law of the late Lauretta Steeves, late Joyce Diboll (Late Lloyd), Ron St. Denis (Fern), Barbara Lajoie (Rollie) and Sandra Dore (late Vic). Dear uncle of Debbie Bumbaco and many nieces and nephews. He will be sadly missed by many friends. Thomas was a dedicated member of the Moose Lodge for 50 years and the Eagles Lodge for 25 years. Friends may call at the ARTHUR FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE on Thursday, October 26, 2006 from 6-9 pm. Funeral service from the chapel on Friday, October 27, 2006 at 10 am. Rev. Bruce McLeish officiating. Interment Greenwood Cemetery. Memorial contributions to ARCH or to the New SAH Fund (Radiation Bunkers) would be appreciated by the family.
William Edward Simpson
SIMPSON, William Edward - At the P.R.H.C., Hospital Dr. site on Tuesday October 24, 2006. Edward Simpson of Apsley in his 86th year. Beloved husband of Eileen (Appleby). Loving father of John and Dave of Toronto, and Robert of Vancouver, B.C. Dear Uncle of Anne Skidmore and Richard Taylor of England. Predeceased by his sister Kathleen Taylor. A Memorial Service will be held at the HENDREN FUNERAL HOME, Lakefield on Friday October 27, 2006 at 11:00 AM. Visitation one hour prior to the service. Memorial donations may be made to the North Kawartha Medical Centre, Apsley as expressions of sympathy. Friends may send condolences or make donations at www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by calling 652-3355.
Robert Jefkins - In Memoriam
JEFKINS, Robert - In loving memory of a dear husband who passed away October 28, 2004 He is gone but not forgotten And, as dawns another year, In our lonely hours of thinking, Thoughts of him are always near. Days of sadness will come o'er us, Many think the wound is healed, But they little know the sorrow That lies in the heart concealed. Always in my thoughts and prayers, wife Gloria.