Bailey, Paul Phillip
It is with great sorrow that we announce the sudden passing of our loving father, son, brother, uncle and friend. Paul will be sadly missed by his beloved daughter Chelsea, parents Stephen & Winifred, sisters Cecilia (Mike), Anne (Pat), brothers Stephen, Christopher (Jeanette), Keith (Helen), and his treasured nieces & nephews. Paul was an accomplished electrician, avid photographer and in recent years realized his lifelong dream of owning a sailboat. His wisdom, kindness, fun-loving sense of humour and insightful advice will be deeply missed. A gathering of friends and family will take place at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME, 1010 Botanical Drive (905-527-0405) BURLINGTON on Friday from 7 – 9 p.m. Vigil service for Paul will be held at 8:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, 2016 Blairholm Ave. (at Brant Street), Burlington on Saturday, July 25, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Burlington. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to The Homewood Volunteer Association Addiction Division, Guelph.
Bahadur (nee Ramnaraine), Rupwantee "Ruth"
It is with great sadness and a deep sense of loss that we announce the death of our beloved mother and grandmother in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on June 11, 2009. She was born in La Penitence, Guyana on December 27, 1922 and led a rich and full life. Predeceased by her husband David Augustus. Mother and mother-in-law of Grace Boodhoo (Reginald), Richard Tula (Stephanie-Ann), Gloria Mallay (Cedric), Kenneth Bahadur (Ida), Corinne Lye-Richard (Michael) and Rodwin Bahadur (Jacqueline). Grandmother of John (deceased), Alison, Bryan, Catherine, Melissa, Elizabeth, Nadia and Austin. Great-grandmother of Aissa. Visitation at Bay Gardens Funeral Home, 1010 Botanical Drive, BURLINGTON (905-527-0405) on Friday from 2-4 pm and 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel at Bay Gardens Funeral Home on Saturday June 20, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Interment Woodland Cemetery, Hamilton. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Cancer Assistance Program (www.cancerassist.ca) would be appreciated.
BABIARZ, Wladyslaw (Walter)
Peacefully at home, following a courageous battle with cancer, on Friday, December 18, 2009, in his 82nd year. Loving husband of Maria and predeceased by wife Eugenia. Always loved by children Janina Lako (Alex), Jozef (Maria), Anna Jalowica and Zenon (Elzbieta), and grandchildren Christopher (Katherine), David, Victoria, Christine, Catherine and Amanda. Survived by sisters Bronislawa Cholewa and Janina Mazun. Predeceased by brothers Frank, John and Joseph, and sister Maria. Also surviving are numerous family and friends in Canada, USA, and Poland.
Walter retired from NEO Industries with over 25 years service. Walter remained active within the Polish Church Community.
The family would like to give thanks to the doctors, nurses, and staff at Mt Sinai Hospital as well as sincere appreciation to Dr Jaskot and the Community Care Nursing Staff for their care and compassion.
Visitation at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME – “William J. Markey Chapel”, 947 Rymal Rd E, HAMILTON (905.574.0405), on Saturday, December 19, 2009 from 7-9pm, and Sunday, December 20, 2009 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. Vigil Prayers will be held on Sunday at 3pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St Stanislaus Roman Catholic Polish Church on Monday, December 21, 2009 at 10am. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the St Stanislaus Church Renovation Fund would be appreciated by the family.
Peacefully at her home on Thursday November 27, 2008 in her 73rd year. Beloved wife of Aspy. Loving mother of Sarosh Ayrton and his wife Brenda, and Kamille TenBrinke and her husband Rob. She will be deeply missed by her grandchildren Natalie and Trevor Ayrton, and Tristan Ten Brinke. Cherished sister of Mehroo Arjani and her husband Minoo; and brother Sammy Minocher and his wife Yasmeen, as well, many nieces and nephews. Homai will be sadly missed by her many friends and family, especially her Luscombe street gang. Visitation was held at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME, 947 Rymal Road East (between Upper Gage and Upper Ottawa) HAMILTON (905-574-0405) on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday, November 28, 2008 at 2 p.m. Cremation.
Arnold, Norman Ralph "Nin"
Peacefully with family by his side at St. Peters Hospital, Hamilton on Thursday, September 24, 2009 in his 75th year. Beloved husband of Verna. Loving father of Theresa, Rick (Donna), Chris (Lisa), Rob (Janine), Joanne (Danny). Cherished grandfather of Rebecca, Lauren, Mark, Corey, Lucas, Jacob, Isaac, Kelli, Greg, Josh, Brody, Katie, Justin, and Shane. Dear brother of Devy (Erna), Doreen (Ron), Margaret, Eleanor (Hugh), Bill (Penny), Bob (Lil), Bernie (Joanne), Ron, Doug (Marilyn), and Walter (Sue). Will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Much loved nephew of Aunt Irene. Norm enjoyed his Saturday afternoons at the Legion, Branch #163 where he shared many stories with his buddies. Fondly remembered by his friends at his trailer on Lake Erie at Shady Akers Trailer Park. He began his career as a bricklayer then proceeded onto the Hamilton Police Department, Dofasco, and retired from Brinks Canada. A special thank you to Dr. Beverly Hattersly and the angels of St. Peter’s Hospital 3 East for their love and care of Norm. Also special thanks to all the other medical professionals who cared for him during his courageous fight with cancer. Visitation at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME, 947 Rymal Road East (between Upper Gage and Upper Ottawa) HAMILTON (905-574-0405) on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, September 28, 2009 at 11 a.m. Interment Mount Hamilton Cemetery. Memorial donations are greatly appreciated by the family and may be made to St. Peter’s Foundation, Hamilton.
Armstrong, Ernest "Ernie"
With broken hearts we announce the passing of Ernie Armstrong at St. Peter’s Hospital, Hamilton in his 74th year. He passed peacefully with his loving family at his side. Ernie was the beloved and devoted husband of Sydney (nee Silvera) for 49 years. Ernie suffered with Parkinson’s for over 18 years. Sydney is honoured to have cared for him at home with the help of family and close friends until his final days. Proud and loving father of Ron and his wife Kelley, and Wendy Piedimonte and her husband Gerry. Loving grandfather of Jeremy and Joshua Piedimonte. Ernie was respected and loved by his family and friends. Ernie was a longtime and retired employee of Honeywell, where he was a well respected businessman. The family would like to thank Dr. Paulseth for his long term care, and 2W of St. Peter’s Hospital for the compassionate care they gave Ernie in his final week. At Ernie’s request, he invites family and friends to a celebration of his life at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME, 1010 Botanical Drive (across from the Royal Botanical Gardens) BURLINGTON (905-527-0405) on Saturday July 25, 2009 from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. Cremation. Enichement Bayview Cemetery, Burlington. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Parkinson Society of Canada or St. Peter’s Foundation would be appreciated.
Archer, Catherine Caroline
Peacefully with her family by her side on Sunday, July 19, 2009 Kay joined her loving husband Bill. Cherished mother of Carolyne (Lynn Lambert), Phyllis (Gerry Topp) and John (Barbara).Beloved grandmother of Janet- Lynne, Denise, Stephen, Geoff, Julie, Ryan, and Paul. Beloved Great grandmother of Caleb, Isaac, Makayla and Katelyn. Predeceased by her brothers August, Carl, Robert and Jack Kimmel. Survived by her sisters in law Vi, Rita, Thelma and predeceased Lillian. Most important to Kay was her family, friends and church. She was a long-standing member of St. John United Church. Visitation at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME, 947 Rymal Road East (between Upper Gage and Upper Ottawa) HAMILTON (905-574-0405) on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 from 7p.m. – 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday, July 23, 2009 at 11 a.m. Burial to follow at Mount Hamilton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations would be greatly appreciated to St. John United Church and or the Canadian Cancer Society.
Antici, Gladys Lila
Peacefully, on Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at the age of 78. Loving mother of Tim (Jane), Kathy (Jason), Valerie (Rob), Kimberley (Michael) and Neil (Sonia). Cherished grandma of Colin, Tim, David, Betty and Liam. Dear sister of Ted (Josephine) Hack, Thelma and the late Bob Gromoll. Predeceased by her husband Nello and siblings Doug, Frieda and Irene. Special thanks to the staff of Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital for their dignified, compassionate care. Gladys loved life and her family with her whole, spirited heart. She was a fabulous cook who loved a fancy party, a talented dancer with Forever Young and a heck of a good golfer. We’re comforted now by vivid, happy memories of Glady in her high heels and jewellery, dashing off in her convertible Mercedes with the top down! Please join us for visitation at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME, 1010 Botanical Drive (across from Bayview Cemetery, Crematorium & Mausoleum) BURLINGTON (905-574-0405) on Saturday, November 28, 2009 from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. followed by a celebration of her life. Cremation has taken place.
Anonech, Mary Eliza
Peacefully on April, 23, 2009 Mary has gone to be with her son Paul after a brave battle with cancer. Loving wife of Nicholas for 56 years. Devoted mother of Dale (Rob) and John (Inese). Cherished grandma of Ashley, Tristan, Cassondra and Tyler. She will also be missed by her brother Jim (Peggy) Maxwell and many family and friends and everyone at the YMCA. Mary was involved with many activities, loved dancing, and theatre. Mom, you have taught us great values in life and to be kind to everyone. Visitation at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME, 947 Rymal Rd. E. (between Upper Gage and Upper Ottawa) HAMILTON, (905-574-0405) on Sunday, April 26, 2007 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. A funeral service will be held on Monday, April 27, 2009 in the Chapel at 1pm. A burial will follow at Mount Hamilton Cemetery. Please sign the online Book of Condolences at www.baygardens.ca ‘We will miss you so much’
Anderson, Dorothy Mary
Suddenly on Wednesday May 26, 2010 at the Hamilton General Hospital. Dorothy Mary Anderson in her 62nd year. Beloved mother of Fr. Michael Anderson and Garth (Joni) Anderson. Loving grandmother of Mary-Kathryn and Noah. Predeceased by her parents Mary and Stan and her sister Barbara Wielgosz. Dorothy was a gifted artist and a member of the Catholic Women’s League.
Visitation: Visitation at the BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME “William J. Markey Chapel” 947 Rymal Road East, HAMILTON (905) 574-0405 on Friday May 28, 2010 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
Service: Funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady of The Assumption R.C. Church, 63 Highway 53 at Highway 20, Binbrook on Saturday May 29, 2010 at 10 a.m.Father Jim Petrie celebrant. Vigil prayers for Dorothy at the funeral home on Friday evening at 8:30 p.m.
Cemetery: Interment Resurrection Cemetery, Ancaster.
Donations: Dorothy’s wishes for expression of sympathy are to be made to the Right To Life or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario.
Peacefully, at home with family by her side on Tuesday July 15, 2008. Beloved wife of Ray Anderson. Loved mother of Vanessa Anderson. Dear sister of Ken Harper, the late Jack, Joyce Baker, Linda Stasiuk (Bob Harvey), Trish Almeida (Carlos), Helen Chaisson (Lenny), Kim Stasiuk, Dawn Stasiuk and Arthur (Sue). Cindy was very passionate and proud of her business. She was the owner/operator of Molly Maid Burlington/Oakville for over 25 years. Visitation at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME, 1010 Botanical Drive (across from the Royal Botanical Gardens), BURLINGTON (905.527.0405) on Friday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Saturday July 19, 2008 at 11 a.m. Interment Burlington Memorial Gardens, Burlington. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
Amalfi, Santo 'Sonny'
It is with most profound sadness that we announce the unexpected passing of Santo (Sonny) on November 20, 2009 at the age of 40. Beloved husband of Jennifer. Dear father of Domenic and Emma. Dear son of Fred (Marilyn) Amalfi and Lynda (John) Butler. Son-in-law of Brian and Helen Monighan. Loving brother of Lisette, Bernadette, Lynette (Ed), Rhonni, Rob and their families. Brother- in-law to Dave. Sonny will be sadly missed by his many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Special thanks to the staff in the ER Department at St. Joseph’s Hospital and the staff of the HIU at the Hamilton General Hospital. Visitation at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME – “William J. Markey Chapel,” 947 Rymal Road E., (between Upper Gage and Upper Ottawa) HAMILTON (905-574-0405) on Tuesday, November 24, 2009 from 2-4pm and 6-9pm. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday, November 25, 2009 at 11am. Burial to follow at Mount Hamilton Cemetery. Donations may be made in Sonny’s memory to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
Allen, Edward J. "Bud"
(Veteran of World War II and one of the remaining survivors of the Fifth Field Medical Corp. of W. W. II)
Peacefully at The Willowgrove Nursing Home, Ancaster on Saturday August 2, 2008 at the age of 91. Beloved husband of the late Joan Allen. Loving father of John Allen (Kelly), Penny Campbell (late Alex), James Allen and the late Marshall Allen. Cherished grandpa, great-grandpa and great great-grandpa. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Private Cremation, Bayview Crematorium, Burlington. Expressions of sympathy to a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME, 1010 Botanical Drive, BURLINGTON (905.527.0405).
Our family is deeply saddened to announce the passing of our dearly loved mother on Tuesday July 13, 2010. Carmela Alfano, in her 100th year, daughter of the late Maria and Vincenzo Sciascia. Beloved wife of the late Luigi Alfano (1970). Loving mother of Alfonso (Margaret) Alfano, Maria (Lil) (Frank) Martinello. Dear grandmother of Rosina (Gary) MacDonald, Felice (Sharon) Martinello, Luigi (Edda) Martinello, Vincent (Kathleen) Martinello, Luigi (Barbara) Alfano and John (Joanne) Alfano. Loved by twelve great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. Dear sister of Mary (Ralph-deceased) Ellis, Grace (Sam-deceased) Nunziato and a sister-in-law Ida Predeceased by her brothers Leonardo and his wife Mary and Alfonso , her sisters Raimonda (Angelo) Scime, Concetta (Nicolo) Alfano and Rosalia Sciascia. Lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. Special thanks to the caring staff of Ridgeview Long Term Care Centre.
Visitation: Visitation at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME – “William J. Markey Chapel”, 947 Rymal Road East, HAMILTON, (905-574-0405) on Friday, July 16, 2010 from 2 until 9 PM. Vigil for Carmela Alfano will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 7 PM.
Service: Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Assumption Church, 63 Hwy 53 (at Hwy 20), Binbrook on Saturday, July 17, 2010 at 10 AM
Cemetery: Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Burlington.
Donations: If desired, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations made to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family
Aichwalder, Doris Helena
Peacefully, surrounded by her family at St. Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton on Thursday May 15, 2008 in her 68th year, from complications of a stroke. Beloved wife of the late Helmut Aichwalder. Loving mother of Diane Howlett (Brent), Lil Boni (Martin) and Patti Aichwalder. Devoted Oma of Jocelyne, Dustin, Andrew, Alex, Madison, Mackenzie and Erika. Dear sister of Annelise, Inge, Klaus, Ursula and the late Heinz and Gerda. Daughter of the late Martha and Maximalian Gonschior. Former dedicated employee of Canadian Tire, Queenston Road. Private Cremation, Bayview Crematorium, Burlington. Visitation at BAY GARDENS FUNERAL HOME, 1010 Botanical Drive (across from the Royal Botanical Gardens), BURLINGTON (905-527-0405) on Monday May 19, 2008 from 11 a.m. until time of Memorial Service in the Chapel at 1 p.m. If so desired, a donation to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated.
Cemetery: Bayview Cemetery, Burlington